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India's Modi emphasizes links with Sri Lanka to deepen ties

India's Modi emphasizes links with Sri Lanka to deepen ties

Invoking his famous "chai pe charcha" concept, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday sought to establish an instant rapport with the Indian origin Tamils of Sri Lanka, who dominate the plantation a...

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Trump Meets Pope at Vatican

The two men's worldviews collided head-on early previous year, when Francis was sharply critical of Trump's election campaign pledge to build an impenetrable wall on the Mexican border and his decla...

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Senate Intelligence Committee Using Subpoenas To Pursue Russia Probe

Senate Intelligence Committee Using Subpoenas To Pursue Russia Probe

Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) announced that the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform has documents indicating that Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn appears to have lied in the process of obtaining...

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High Possibility of War with North Korea, Warns New South Korean President

High Possibility of War with North Korea, Warns New South Korean President

Also in attendance at the meeting were Vice President Mike Pence , National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster and Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner . A top US Navy commander on Wed...

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Rubio 'Not Optimistic' Trump Will Bring Peace to Middle East

Rubio 'Not Optimistic' Trump Will Bring Peace to Middle East

US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , joined by their wives Melania and Sara, sit down for dinner in Jerusalem on Monday. Over the weekend, Trump visited Saudi...

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Reporter says GOP House candidate 'body-slammed' him

Reporter says GOP House candidate 'body-slammed' him

A reporter covering Montana's special House election was allegedly body slammed by a Republican candidate on Wednesday. "You just broke my glasses", Jacobs said . Quist later said he wou...

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Chelsea Manning says she's 'figuring out' future

Chelsea Manning says she's 'figuring out' future

She was convicted on 20 charges, including violations of the federal Espionage Act, in 2013; she is appealing her conviction. Manning added, though, that she didn't plan for the released documents t...

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23M would lose health insurance under GOP bill, says report

The Congressional Budget Office on Wednesday predicted that Republican legislation largely repealing the Affordable Care Act would destabilize many insurance markets and put comprehensive heal...

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Iranian president Rouhani calls US relations 'a curvy road'

He said Friday's election in Iran that saw Rouhani convincingly defeat hardline challenger Ebrahim Raisi had been a message to the world that Tehran was ready for engagement. Asked about the po...

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Donald Trump made history with his flight from Saudi Arabia to Israel

Donald Trump made history with his flight from Saudi Arabia to Israel

While "Islamic" can refer to any aspect of the Muslim faith, "Islamist" refers more specifically to a fundamentalist ideology that espouses Islamic law as the basis of society. Mr Trump's first stop ...

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UK investigates 'network' of alleged Manchester concert attackers; 5th suspect arrested

The alleged Manchester attacker's father and two brothers have been arrested following the Monday night explosion , authorities said. A third brother, Ismail, was arrested in Britain on Tuesday. ...

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UK police make 7th arrest in Manchester terror probe

It is unclear what, if any, involvement, Abedi's family might have had in the Manchester attack, but police are tracing the 22-year-old's path toward radicalization - and whom he might have come i...

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Former CIA Chief Answering Questions About Russian Meddling

Former CIA Chief Answering Questions About Russian Meddling

It was the closest an American intelligence official has come to explaining the genesis of the FBI investigation into whether the Trump campaign cooperated in Russia's meddling in the US election, a...

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Gowdy Grills Ex-CIA Chief John Brennan on Russia Claims

A Justice Department spokeswoman said Tuesday that under professional responsibility rules, Mueller may participate in matters involving his former firm's clients as long as he wasn't involved in repr...

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Britain raises terror threat level from "severe" to "critical"

Britain is imminently facing another terror attack, Prime Minister Theresa May warned Tuesday as she deployed soldiers at key sites after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at a pop concert in Manc...

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South Korea's Moon appoints security advisors

South Korea's Moon appoints security advisors

North Korea on Sunday launched the Pukguksong-2, which traveled about 500 kilometers (310 miles) before landing in the Sea of Japan. Trump's defense secretary, Jim Mattis, said on Friday any milita...

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Blame Arsenal's money men not Wenger, says Dunphy

Arsene Wenger would not be drawn on his future at the Emirates after Arsenal missed out on a Champions League place for the first time in nearly two decades. But injuries and the absence of Sa...

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Toronto blasts four homers, top Brewers 8-4

Toronto blasts four homers, top Brewers 8-4

This is a tough ballpark to pitch in". He finished last season with a 9-3 record and a 3.01 ERA in 21 starts for the Brewers . "I said it would depend on what would happen with the other guys if they...

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Sea lion drags girl into water in Canada, horrifying video goes viral

Sea lion drags girl into water in Canada, horrifying video goes viral

The video taken by Michael Fujiwara was posted on YouTube on Saturday and has over 17 lakh views. Reportedly, the girl's family fed the sea lion right before this happened. They are not pets, the...

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Ivanka Trump Says Saudi Progress on Women 'Encouraging'

Ivanka Trump Says Saudi Progress on Women 'Encouraging'

During the 2016 United States campaign, United States President Donald Trump mused about his belief that "Islam hates us". Amir Hussain, a theological studies professor at Loyola Marymount Unive...

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Irving's 42 carries Cavaliers past Celtics

Irving's 42 carries Cavaliers past Celtics

Thirty-nine of Irving's points were scored in the first three quarters. After Irving attacked in traffic for a 3-point play, he walked straight toward the Cavs' bench to yap and dap with reserve Ima...

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Flynn May Not Cooperate With Senate Subpoena

Earlier Thursday, Reuters news agency cited unnamed current and former U.S. officials as saying that Trump election campaign advisers allegedly "were in contact with Russian officials" during "the l...

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Bomber's brother 'knew of terror plans'

Bomber's brother 'knew of terror plans'

Hopkins declined to elaborate and gave no details about Wednesday's three arrests in south Manchester and one in the town of Wigan, 25 kilometres from Manchester . "We aren't the ones who blow up o...

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US, Russia calls increase to avoid air mishaps in Syria

US, Russia calls increase to avoid air mishaps in Syria

Lieutenant General Jeffrey Harrigian, who heads US Air Forces Central Command, said generals from both militaries are now using a special "deconfliction" hotline to avoid mishaps. Harrigian said that ...

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Most Americans don't believe key points of Trump's narrative on Comey

Most Americans don't believe key points of Trump's narrative on Comey

Trump's job approval rating fell to 55 percent in the poll, a new low, and only 16 percent of Democrats approved of the job the president was doing. "President Donald Trump remains mired in terrible...

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Unwavering support to Palestine: PM Narendra Modi

A senior Palestinian official says he "hopes" Israel will halt settlement construction if USA -led peace talks resume, but stopped short of making it a condition. "India can play an important role (...

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Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli: Spokesman

She said the request was part of an established plan known as Operation Temperer. "@arianagrande I love you". The increased security threat rating comes in the aftermath of the suicide bombing of ...

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Turkish foreign minister says wants US envoy McGurk changed

The Turkish foreign minister is calling for the removal of the USA envoy, claiming he is sympathetic to Kurdish Syrians as the top congressional Republican demands swift action after the Turkish pre...

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Pope Francis Pulls No Punches Gifting Donald Trump with Climate Change Encyclical

She spent time in front of a statue of the Madonna at the Vatican's children's hospital and laid flowers at its feet. But after a half-hour meeting behind closed doors, Francis seemed to have chee...

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Dem wants to know if Trump pressed intel chiefs

Dem wants to know if Trump pressed intel chiefs

Coats told a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee that he would not comment on the Washington Post report late yesterday that Trump pressed both him and National Security Agency Direct...

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What We Know About The Suspect In The Manchester Arena Bombing

What We Know About The Suspect In The Manchester Arena Bombing

Meanwhile British police raided two sites in the northern English city, setting off a controlled explosion in one, and arrested a 23-year-old man in a third location there. Details of the Manchester a...

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Former Trump campaign chairman provides Russia-related documents to intel panels

KELLY: Gowdy didn't name him, but that would include people like Carter Page, a campaign adviser who's been caught up in the Russian Federation probes. Mr. Trump has said continuing questions about ...

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Republican candidate 'body slams' reporter

Republican candidate 'body slams' reporter

The sheriff's department said in the statement that Jacobs' injuries did not meet the legal definition of felony assault. He is scheduled to appear in Gallatin County Justice Court by June 7. "This is...

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Syria war: US-led coalition 'strikes pro-Assad convoy'

The coalition said "apparent" Russian attempts to stop pro-Assad forces from moving toward Tanf had failed. A U.S. defence official said the convoy had not responded to numerous warnings that it was...

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Duterte declares Martial law in southern Philippine

Duterte had to curtail his visit to Russian Federation over the situation in the southern province of Mindanao. The president said on Wednesday martial law could last a year as he vowed it would be ...

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