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Duncan Taylor ruled out of Scotland's Six Nations clash with England

Scotland will announce their team at 12:30 GMT. Cotter has two more games in charge before he steps... "So we prepare every player as thoroughly as we can to make sure the squad is in the best shape...

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Rajnath Singh likely to speak in House today

Rajnath Singh likely to speak in House today

Sartaj had refused to take the body of his slain son, saying, "A traitor can not be related to me, let alone be my son". Refusing to accept his son's body, Saifullah's father Sartaj had said, "One w...

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Australian Justin Bieber impersonator faces child sex charges

Australian Justin Bieber impersonator faces child sex charges

According to Queensland police, the fresh charges include three counts of rape, five of indecent treatment of a child under 12 and over 270 counts of making child exploitation materials, reports the...

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Man shot dead in Lucknow after train blast in MP

Man shot dead in Lucknow after train blast in MP

Following the blast, three suspects were arrested from Madhya Pradesh after they were captured in CCTV footage, and were questioned. The authorities suspected the possibility of two terrorists insid...

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Tracing where President Trump gets some of his news

Tracing where President Trump gets some of his news

Since Inauguration Day, Trump hasn't just talked about how much he thinks Obama likes him, the president has also blamed Obama for protests, blamed Obama for executive-branch leaks, and accused Obama ...

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Israeli parliament gives initial nod to silence mosques

Israeli parliament gives initial nod to silence mosques

In Israel, the call to prayer is often loud enough to wake up residents in Jewish neighborhoods near Muslim communities. The bills - the second of which would ban loudspeakers in urban areas between...

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Pregnant tourist arrested in Abu Dhabi for premarital sex

Pregnant tourist arrested in Abu Dhabi for premarital sex

A South African man and his fiancée have spent nearly two months behind bars in Dubai after authorities discovered the woman was pregnant. Times Live reports the couple appeared before a judge o...

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Trump admin considers sending 1000 'reserve' troops to support ISIS fight

The Marines moving into Syria are pre-positioning howitzers to be ready to assist local Syrian forces, said the official, who was not authorized to discuss the deployment publicly so spoke on conditio...

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South Korea Thaad deployment begins following North Korean missile launch

South Korea Thaad deployment begins following North Korean missile launch

North Korea fired four ballistic missiles into the sea off Japan's northwest on Monday, days after it promised retaliation over the joint military drills between South Korea and the USA, which it se...

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Mommy featured in 'April the Giraffe' spoof welcomes her own baby

Mommy featured in 'April the Giraffe' spoof welcomes her own baby

Erin Dietrich , the Myrtle Beach woman who became a viral sensation when she livestreamed her impression of April the Giraffe, is in the hospital and appears to be ready to deliver her baby. DURING LA...

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CBSE app to help students locate centre

CBSE app to help students locate centre

A senior CBSE official said all arrangements are in place and exam material was dispatched to respective centres. Scanned photographs of Private candidates have been provided on admission cards to avo...

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Missouri beats Auburn 86-83 at SEC, extends coach's tenure

Missouri beats Auburn 86-83 at SEC, extends coach's tenure

Athletic administration at Missouri (7-24) announced Sunday that head coach Kim Anderson would not be retained and the third-year coach admitted during the SEC media teleconference that he was infor...

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Worries that an 'old school' Fed will engage in serial rate hikes

The dollar and U.S. Treasury yields rose Tuesday after data showed the U.S. trade deficit grew in January to its widest monthly level in almost five years. Singapore shares rose after two sessions of ...

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Thousands cross border on second day

Thousands cross border on second day

Border crossing was allowed only to those who had valid travel documents. Officials of the security forces said keeping in view miseries of Pakistani citizens stranded inside Afghanistan; the restri...

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House panel's accord will keep secret evidence of Russian election meddling secret

In a report delivered January 6 to then-President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump, the FBI, CIA and the National Security Agency said Putin had personally ordered the hacks as part of an...

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Senators ask Federal Bureau of Investigation for evidence of Trump wiretap claim

Senators ask Federal Bureau of Investigation for evidence of Trump wiretap claim

Despite's the White House's inability to provide a shred of evidence to back its claims that Obama broke the law, Republican House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Graham and Whitehouse have both...

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All sides must halt to avoid head-on Korean collision: Wang

All sides must halt to avoid head-on Korean collision: Wang

South Korea's acting President Hwang Kyo-ahn condemned the launches as a direct challenge to the global community and said Seoul would deploy a USA anti-missile defence system despite objection...

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Tech Mahindra to buy US-based HCI group

Tech Mahindra to buy US-based HCI group

Tech Mahindra President and CTO Atul Kunwar says digitalization "is one of the five main pillars" of the company's "future growth strategy". Tech Mahindra MD & CEO CP Gurnani said that the acquisiti...

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'A Day Without A Woman' appeals to white, middle-class Americans

Supporters of women's rights will also be meeting with both of Indiana's Senators in Washington and encouraging them to protect federal funding that supports the education of women and girls around th...

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North Korea the threat, not United States, S.Korea drills: Britain

North Korea the threat, not United States, S.Korea drills: Britain

Ambassador Matthew Rycroft said on his way into the meeting of the 15-member council. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said earlier on Wednesday that the tests by the North and the joint drills acro...

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One Nation leader Pauline Hanson admits she was wrong about vaccination test

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson admits she was wrong about vaccination test

Senator Hanson described the "no jab, no pay" policy introduced by Tony Abbott's government as an affront to civil liberties. "The way she has framed it is that somehow a non-medical parent is going...

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France's Macron seen on top in first round presidential vote

France's Macron seen on top in first round presidential vote

Current opinion polls give far-right Le Pen a lead of several percentage points over centre-right Fillon and centrist Macron - though both of her rivals are predicted to beat her in a two-way run-off....

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Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter between security forces and terrorists underway in Pulwama

Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter between security forces and terrorists underway in Pulwama

One terrorist is reportedly killed in an encounter that is under way in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulawama district. Troops of 130 battalion CRPF, 55 Rashtirya Rifles and SOG Pulwama are involved in the o...

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US Army Rep Explains What's Behind THAAD Deployment in S Korea

US Army Rep Explains What's Behind THAAD Deployment in S Korea

The U.S.is calling the system's deployment a defensive measure, saying that it is "aimed exclusively at" defending against missiles from North Korea. But he said the United States needed to look f...

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Now, Trump administration targets spouses of H-1B visa holders

Now, Trump administration targets spouses of H-1B visa holders

In a report published on Women's day, it is been stated that the US Department of Justice has filed a brief in the Washington DC court appealing to freeze a case for 60-days involving the authorizat...

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Customs shuns Senate's request on auto import duty payment

Customs shuns Senate's request on auto import duty payment

Na'Allah, however, said there were only four NSC zonal offices across the country. On issue of auto owners who are not sure if duty was paid on their vehicle, Mr Attah said such owners/their represe...

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Spicer says there's a difference between WikiLeaks hacks of Podesta, CIA

Spicer says there's a difference between WikiLeaks hacks of Podesta, CIA

Spicer pointed out several times during the briefing that outrage over the leaks seemed to be subjective - and that the level of outrage appeared to be dependent on whether or not people liked the inf...

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Top judiciary panel senators ask DOJ, FBI for Trump wiretapping warrant applications

Top judiciary panel senators ask DOJ, FBI for Trump wiretapping warrant applications

While major news outlets such as The New York Times , McClatchy and BBC have reported that wiretaps and spying were tactics used to investigate possible connections the Trump campaign had with ...

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The Biggest Takeaways From Sean Spicer's Press Briefing Today

SPICER: Well, there's a couple things in that. Although Trump offered no proof his communications were being monitored, his claims raised at least the possibility that there was a probe targeting Tr...

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Geert Wilders calls for ban on Turkish officials campaigning in the Netherlands

Geert Wilders calls for ban on Turkish officials campaigning in the Netherlands

There was no reaction from within the embassy to the protest, during which bedraggled demonstrators unfurled a banner reading "Stay away". Plans by the government of Turkish President Recep Tayyip E...

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Senators ask FBI, DOJ to turn over evidence of wiretapping

Senators ask FBI, DOJ to turn over evidence of wiretapping

FBI Director James Comey repudiated Mr. Trump's wiretapping charge. The White House today refused to back down from explosive claims made by President Trump accusing Barack Obama of issuing a...

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Polls show that President Trump's personality is hurting his approval ratings

Fifty-five percent of voters, surveyed in the days immediately following Trump's hour-long speech to Congress, said that Trump has shown leadership in his first 40 days in office, while 41 percent d...

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At least four Jewish institutions, ADL receive new bomb threats

At least four Jewish institutions, ADL receive new bomb threats

Meanwhile, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the state police would investigate bomb threats that forced evacuations Tuesday at two Jewish community centers upstate. Sgt. Pete Simpson said officers r...

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Haley Says US 'Not Ruling Anything Out' on North Korea

Haley Says US 'Not Ruling Anything Out' on North Korea

She went on to say that Washington is re-evaluating how it must deal with the North and that all options are on the table. UK's permanent representative to the UN Matthew Rycroft (L, front) and US a...

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Great-grandmother repeatedly punched while inside Atlanta Walmart store

Sandra McClung, 75, was grocery shopping at an Atlanta Wal-Mart in one of the store's motorized scooters when she almost collided with another woman, according to reports. Despite screaming, the grand...

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