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Simpler recipe makes for much better show — Top Gear review

Simpler recipe makes for much better show — Top Gear review

In situ are former Friends star Matt LeBlanc, long-time motoring journalist Chris Harris and former tech writer Rory Reid, who should without question be considered Top Gear's best "find" since the ...

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Freed Guantanamo Bay detainees 'returned to battlefield'

However, more more than 90% of those detainees were released during the George W. Bush administration, not that of Obama. President Donald Trump appears to be adding his own facts to a Fox News se...

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National Weather Service upgrades Perryville tornado to EF-4

National Weather Service upgrades Perryville tornado to EF-4

An EF-2 Tornado with estimated maximum winds of 113 miles per hour touched down briefly near Washington around 5:00 AM blowing out the walls of a garage that was attached to a home and destroying a po...

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France's Francois Fillon calls on party to unite around him

France's Francois Fillon calls on party to unite around him

Her campaign has included concerted efforts to reach out to women and gay voters as she attempts to rebrand the party founded by her estranged father, and push it into the political mainstream. He...

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Most Americans want a special prosecutor to probe Team Trump's Russian Federation ties

Thirty-two percent said they thought Congress could handle the investigation; 3 percent had no opinion. Only one-third of all respondents believe that Congress is capable of handling any investigation...

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Russia, Turkey, US Hold Military Talks Amid Syria Standoff

The meeting is being hosted by General Hulusi Akar. The meeting of three generals came at a time when options for an operation against the Daesh terror group's de-facto capital Raqqa, Syria are bein...

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DU Professor GN Saibaba convicted for waging war against India

DU Professor GN Saibaba convicted for waging war against India

Now he is out on bail and on Tuesday, was convicted and sentenced to life for his links to the Maoist group. The Bombay High Court had on December 23, 2015 issued the contempt notice against the aut...

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OECD Says Global Growth To Pick Up Modestly Amid Vulnerabilities, Risks

OECD Says Global Growth To Pick Up Modestly Amid Vulnerabilities, Risks

Though not named in the report, some of the concerns are related to the policies of U.S. President Donald Trump's administration, including his threats to impose tariffs on nations he deems to have an...

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UP ATS corners suspected terrorist in Lucknow; encounter underway

UP ATS corners suspected terrorist in Lucknow; encounter underway

While one was arrested from Kanpur, another has been cornered in Haji Colony in Thakurganj. Reports say that there could be a second terrorist but the ADG says that they suspect only one terrorist to ...

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Will Sadhna Yadav's blessings help Akhilesh Yadav win UP again?

Will Sadhna Yadav's blessings help Akhilesh Yadav win UP again?

He respects Netaji and me a lot. She also said she would like her son Prateek to be a politician. Sadhna Yadav's comments come at a time when Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh appears isolated...

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White House Asks Congress to Probe Trump's Wiretapping Claims Against Obama

Technically, it is the FISA court which "orders" such surveillance, and the Justice Department (not Obama or the White House ) represents the government in proceedings before that court. Graham said ...

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Northern Ireland: high turnout drives Sinn Fein vote as Greens stay #Awake4Bailey

Northern Ireland: high turnout drives Sinn Fein vote as Greens stay #Awake4Bailey

She is rejecting reports of a revolt within the party. Foster has appealed for unionists to resist Sinn Fein's demands for her to stand aside pending an investigation into the energy scheme. The que...

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CBN sets 48 hrs deadline for banks to treat dollar applications

The bank had also directed all commercial and deposit banks to open FX retail outlets at major airports as soon as logistics permit. A breakdown of the figures shows that about $144,073,753.07 was f...

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Iraqi forces fight ISIS in northwest Mosul suburb

Iraqi forces fight ISIS in northwest Mosul suburb

The complex should be taken on Monday, Lieutenant Colonel Abdel Amir al-Mohammadawi told the Reuters news agency. Iraqi forces are set to reach the main government complex in Mosul , their next t...

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Iraqi military seizes Mosul government complex from IS

Iraqi military seizes Mosul government complex from IS

It was from the grand al-Nuri Mosque in the old city that, in 2014. It's believed some 60,000 people have fled western Mosul since then. The militants are dug in amongst civilians in the historic di...

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Avalanche at French ski resort leaves people 'buried in snow'

Avalanche at French ski resort leaves people 'buried in snow'

However, the rescue operation is said to be impeded by the lack of visibility which has prevented rescue teams from sending helicopters to the affected area. "The avalanche risk, which theoretically c...

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BCCI announces OPPO as the new Team India sponsor

BCCI announces OPPO as the new Team India sponsor

Star India had made it clear that it would not seek a renewal of its sponsorship deal, which was to end next month. Star India, the current team sponsors, pulled out of the bidding because of "lack ...

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Israel's New Travel Ban is Neither Jewish nor Democratic, Says Peace Now

Israel's New Travel Ban is Neither Jewish nor Democratic, Says Peace Now

The Israeli Haaretz newspaper said the ban applies to any activist "who knowingly issues a public call for boycotting Israel that, given the content of the call and the circumstances in which it was i...

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Iraqi forces storm Mosul government complex, then pull back

Iraqi forces storm Mosul government complex, then pull back

The Iraqi military also said its troops now control the western side of a second bridge across the Tigris River. Iraqi forces suspended their offensive on Mosul for three days due to bad weather. ...

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Iraqi forces take main government complex in W. Mosul

Iraqi forces take main government complex in W. Mosul

The seizure of the government complex will aid Iraqi forces as they attempt to root out militants from the heart of the old city. In Washington, Pentagon spokesman Capt. He said he was not sure whet...

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Mass baby remains found at former Catholic home in Ireland

Mass baby remains found at former Catholic home in Ireland

The Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes announced on Friday that it has found "significant quantities of human remains" in an underground structure at the site of the former Bon Sec...

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Blast in Bhopal-Ujjain Passenger Train in Madhya Pradesh Injures 9

Blast in Bhopal-Ujjain Passenger Train in Madhya Pradesh Injures 9

The person sitting next to him was also injured. "Injured passengers have been admitted to Kalapipal government hospital, medical team sent". Following the blast, the train came to a halt. Three com...

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Kerala: Six arrested for sexually abusing minor girls of orphanage

Kerala: Six arrested for sexually abusing minor girls of orphanage

Sources said that all the 5 accused have been taken into custody. It is being reported that the girls, who go to school, were lured into the shop on the pretext of giving them candies. Five nuns Siste...

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FBI Steps In Over Hate Shooting Of Washington Sikh

FBI Steps In Over Hate Shooting Of Washington Sikh

There was an altercation, and the gunman - a stocky, 6-foot-tall white man wearing a mask over the bottom part of his face - said " Go back to your own country " and pulled the trigger. The Friends ...

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Iraq forces advance in renewed Mosul push

Iraq forces advance in renewed Mosul push

While all of Mosul's five bridges have been destroyed, their capture and fix could hasten the defeat of IS militants who have held the northern Iraqi city as their "capital" since 2014. US -trained ...

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Cumbrian zoo denied new licence over animal deaths

Cumbrian zoo denied new licence over animal deaths

The zoo will remain open during a 28-day appeal period following the order and, if an appeal is lodged, it will stay open until it has been decided by the courts. Nicola O'Brien, campaigns director fo...

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16 killed as Iraqi forces push deep into W. Mosul

16 killed as Iraqi forces push deep into W. Mosul

The alleged attack occurred in eastern Mosul , an area declared fully liberated by Iraqi forces in January. He said he was not sure whether it was an Iraqi air force strike or one by the USA -led coa...

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Pilot Killed, 4 Injured After Indian Air Ambulance Crashes Near Bangkok

Pilot Killed, 4 Injured After Indian Air Ambulance Crashes Near Bangkok

There were three people from Medanta team and two pilots who were on the air craft when the incident took place. An air ambulance, hired by Medanta Hospital, had crashlanded near Bangkok on Sunday...

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Former Guantanamo detainee killed in USA blitz on Yemen

Former Guantanamo detainee killed in USA blitz on Yemen

A USA air strike killed a former Guantanamo Bay detainee as part of the Trump administration's expanding counterterrorism campaign in Yemen, the Pentagon said on Monday. Shortly after Silmi and five o...

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DHS chief: Agency may separate parents, children at border

DHS chief: Agency may separate parents, children at border

USA officials said Iraq was removed from the list after Iraqi officials promised to increase cooperation with US officials on vetting procedures. First, the order goes into effect on March 16, provi...

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The end for Obamacare? - long-awaited plan unveiled by US House Republicans

The end for Obamacare? - long-awaited plan unveiled by US House Republicans

Kevin Brady of Texas, the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee , according to The Hill . "There's nothing left there". The proposal would protect two of the most popular provisions of ...

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John Oliver on Trump's wiretapping claims: 'Stupid Watergate'

John Oliver on Trump's wiretapping claims: 'Stupid Watergate'

Last week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been the most recent member of Trump's team to be under fire over contact with Russian Federation. Last week's scandal involved the revelation Attorne...

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Are high heel dress codes sexist? United Kingdom lawmakers debate topic

Are high heel dress codes sexist? United Kingdom lawmakers debate topic

Jones said that "women told us that when they raised these concerns they were belittled". She censured employers who put pressure on women with "humiliating and degrading" dress codes, adding that w...

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Backpacker Kidnapped, Raped For Months In Queensland Horror

Backpacker Kidnapped, Raped For Months In Queensland Horror

The 22-year-old woman was found with fractures to her face and strangulation marks to her neck on Sunday when police pulled over the vehicle she was driving in the outback in Queensland after she fa...

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Jeff Sessions says he didn't mislead Congress in testimony

Jeff Sessions says he didn't mislead Congress in testimony

Al Franken - were about communications between the Russians and the Trump campaign. Sessions announced March 2 that he will recuse himself from any investigation related to the 2016 presidential ele...

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