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Modi, marking three years in power, opens India's longest bridge

It runs 9.15 km from end to end, including 4.25 km between the river's north and south banks, longer than Bandra-Worli Sea Link by 5.6 km. which includes construction of 28.5 km approach roads. "For d...

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This hilarious photo sums up Trump's visit to Vatican

This hilarious photo sums up Trump's visit to Vatican

To cover up or not to cover up? Trump , seeming subdued, said , "It is a great honour". The Vatican's rules of attire are not strictly enforced. The US leader began his foreign trip with a t...

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Trump, G-7 peers seek deals on terrorism, trade, climate

A common sight off Sicily in recent years, the authorities have banned all migrant landings on the island during the Group of Seven Summit for security reasons, telling rescue vessels that pick them...

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Terrorism Apparently a Family Business for Manchester Bomber

President Trump on Thursday vowed "to get to the bottom" of leaks coming out of his administration and said he has instructed the Department of Justice to investigate and prosecute any culprits if a...

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Ariana Grande Suspends Tour in Wake of Manchester Terror Attack

The Special Deterrent force said in a statement on its Facebook page that Hashim Abedi had told investigators after his arrest that both he and his brother belonged to the Islamic State group....

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Donald Trump shoves North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leader aside

KEITH: NATO countries have agreed to spend 2 percent of GDP on their own national defense, although they aren't all doing it. TRUMP: And many of these nations owe massive amounts of money from pas...

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Trump, G7 peers seek deals on terrorism, trade, climate

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni , French President Emmanuel Macron , and British Prime Minister Theresa May are all rookies to the G-7 center stage. Despite the tight security in Taormin...

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Manchester Terror: Shrapnel, Battery, and Detonator Found at the Scene

As police tried to piece together the past of British-born Abedi, Prime Minister Theresa May met security officials who said they were raising their assessment of the threat to Britain to "critical"...

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Macron unshaken by Trump power grip

In the first of many odd Trump moments on Thursday, his first meeting with the French president, Emmanuel Macron , on Thursday led to an awkward handshake that lasted just a little too long. During t...

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Oil Prices Drop 5 Percent after OPEC Meeting in Vienna

Amid concerns that rising United States shale oil output will nullify the producers' efforts, Falih said they were prepared "to do whatever is necessary" to stabilise the market, including by furthe...

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Jared Kushner now a focus of FBI's Russian Federation investigation

Jared Kushner now a focus of FBI's Russian Federation investigation

Also unclear is what precisely about Kushner's activities has drawn the FBI's interest as it investigates whether Trump associates coordinated with the Russian campaign to interfere in the election....

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Police hunt Manchester bomber's network

Police hunt Manchester bomber's network

Hopkins' statement is the strongest yet by an official in confirming accused suicide bomber Salman Abedi did not act alone. He added: "Last time I spoke to him, he sounded normal". "Salman doe...

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Children among 26 dead in Egypt bus shooting

Minya Province Bishop Makarios said numerous victims were shot at point-blank range. Arab TV stations showed images of a bus riddled with bullet holes, with many of its windows shattered and bloods...

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Militants attack Christians in Egypt, killing at least 26

The attacks were claimed by ISIS. Pope Tawadros II says that since 2013 there were 37 sectarian attacks on Christians in Egypt, almost one incident a month. Peter's church, located in close proximit...

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Melania Trump Snubs ANOTHER Of Donald's Attempts To Hold Her Hand

Before Trump's inauguration in January, leading designers like Marc Jacobs and Tom Ford refused to design a dress for Melania because of her husband's polarising politics. Of course, it could simp...

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Mount Everest's 'Hillary Step' destroyed, mountaineer Tim Mosedale confirms

Mount Everest's 'Hillary Step' destroyed, mountaineer Tim Mosedale confirms

Three other climbers died on Everest over the weekend, one of the deadliest episodes since an avalanche swept through base camp two years ago, killing 18. Mosedale posted on Facebook that there had ...

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S. Korea tourist numbers hammered by China boycott

S. Korea tourist numbers hammered by China boycott

It "immediately went towards the North", a South Korean official said at the time. The mystery flying object may have been a drone, local media speculated. Kim said there's also a possibility that t...

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No sign Mideast deal in the making

If peace means Israel can no longer retain their nature as a Jewish state or give up control of Jerusalem , if that's peace - that's not peace, that's not going to happen", Rubio said . Trump visi...

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European Union leader not '100 percent sure' Trump shares position on Russian Federation

European Union leader not '100 percent sure' Trump shares position on Russian Federation

US President Donald Trump met the heads of European Union institutions in Brussels today ahead of a summit of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders at the military alliance's headquarters in th...

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Manchester Police Arrest Suspect After Explosion At Ariana Grande Concert

Government officials said almost 1,000 soldiers were deployed to Buckingham Palace, Parliament and other high-profile sites across the country. British officials are trying to determine what, if any, ...

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Philippine tanks roll into city as IS-linked group lays siege

In a sign of the confusion over events inside the city, a local police chief said on Friday that he was alive and well - two days after President Rodrigo Duterte told the media he had been behead...

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US imposes sanctions on Venezuela Supreme Court

US imposes sanctions on Venezuela Supreme Court

Speaking alongside Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Thursday, Trump expressed dismay at Venezuela's crisis, asking how a country holding the nation's largest oil reserves could be stricken b...

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Abbas meeting reveals no details on reviving peace talks

A spokesperson for the Civil Aviation Authority of Israel told AFP he was not aware of any flight taking that course before. He vowed to prevent Iran from attaining nuclear weapons and touted the poss...

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Manchester bomber said to have told mother "Forgive me" before blast

British police on Tuesday identified the suicide bomber as 22-year-old Salman Abedi but gave no further details. British officials were particularly angry over photos published by The New York Ti...

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Facing anxious European leaders, Trump goes on offensive

The hot-button issues of climate change, trade and migration threaten to throw a summit of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies off its consensus game, with U.S. "It is simply a harmless situation",...

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NHL Western Conference Finals

The Predators have the chance to claim it for the first time in franchise history and not touch it, as has become custom for the Western Conference champions to signify that's not the trophy they ...

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The FBI wants to talk to Kushner in Trump-Russia investigation

The FBI wants to talk to Kushner in Trump-Russia investigation

Investigators think that Kushner, who is married to Trump's daughter Ivanka, has substantial information relevant to the investigation, officials told NBC . A week ago, the Justice Department an...

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TPP trade deal members agree to seek way forward without US

Attending a meeting of ministers from Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) countries in Vietnam, Lighthizer said that the US favors bilateral over multicultural trade deals, Reuters reported . ...

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Senators search for compromise over House's drastic Medicaid changes

Fourteen million fewer people would be covered by Medicaid at the end of that time, compared with the number expected under the current law, according to the Congressional Budget Office . Republicans...

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Melania Trump once again snubs Donald Trump

Melania Trump once again snubs Donald Trump

Perhaps adding insult to injury for Trump is that he has a particular fondness for holding females' hands, and that includes more than just his wife's, as he descends staircases. Trump's reaction ...

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North Korea missile tests: US warns against supporting Pyongyang

A unification ministry spokesman in Seoul said Wednesday that the lines haven't technically been cut, but North Korean officials have not responded to near daily calls from their counterparts in t...

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Netanyahu: US to Boost Military Aid Amid Saudi Arms Deal

Levin's remarks were prompted by President Trump's visit to Bethlehem earlier that day. Trump's strategic re-positioning in the region has two parts. After all, Saudi Arabia promotes anti-Semitism a...

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Who Are Israel's Three True Friends in Trump's Administration?

In contrast, Husam Zomlot, Palestinian ambassador to the United States and a key Abbas ally, said he did not see Trump's comments as a U.S. policy shift. Trump held talks with Netanyahu in Jerusalem ...

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Trump Says He Prayed for Wisdom From God While Touching Western Wall

President Trump stood in Jerusalem today and made clear to the world that the United States will not tolerate terrorism nor attempts to undermine Israel's security. A move of the U.S. Embassy wou...

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Rouhani: Iran's help key to regional stability

Rouhani: Iran's help key to regional stability

Speaking after Trump's two-day visit to Riyadh , Rouhani said, "This summit was a show and had no political value". He expressed the hope that diplomatic efforts would bear results and would pave t...

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