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McCain to Trump: Provide wiretap evidence or retract allegations

McCain to Trump: Provide wiretap evidence or retract allegations

Well, sure. Never mind that she was specifically asked about the claim that Trump Tower was wiretapped by Obama. Cotton responded, "President Trump said last weekend that he wanted the Intellige...

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Protests in Rotterdam over Turkish rally ban

In a diplomatic note, Turkey's foreign ministry said that the police intervention was disproportionate and called for legal action against police misconduct, the sources said. "In this context Min...

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Palestinian killed by Israeli police in East Jerusalem

Three months ago another stabbing attack occurred in the same area injuring another two police officers. He later died of his injuries. One of the border guards was seriously injured while the other...

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Kim Kardashian Opens Up on Paris Jewelry Heist: 'I Saw The Gun'

Kim Kardashian Opens Up on Paris Jewelry Heist: 'I Saw The Gun'

In a teaser for a forthcoming episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Kim Kardashian is shown tearfully revealing what was going through her head on the traumatic night late a year ago. And we sta...

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Arun Jaitley given additional charge of Defence Ministry after Manohar Parrikar's resigns

Arun Jaitley given additional charge of Defence Ministry after Manohar Parrikar's resigns

Four MLAs each from the Naga People's Front (NPF) and National People's Party (NPP), Karam Shyam, a legislator from the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), and All India Trinamool Congress MLA T Robindro have ...

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Goa Assembly Polls: CM Laxmikant Parsekar Loses Mandrem Seat To Congress

Goa Assembly Polls: CM Laxmikant Parsekar Loses Mandrem Seat To Congress

The National Peoples Party of Conrad Sangma, son of the late P.A. Sangma, has four seats, the Naga Peoples Front has four seats and the Lok Janashakati Party of Ramvilas Paswan has one seat. The Congr...

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French elections: Beleaguered Fillon hit by fresh scandals

French elections: Beleaguered Fillon hit by fresh scandals

Entitled "The truth about Macron's galaxy", the illustration showed several key political figures who have joined Macron's movement, including those from the left. The 39-year-old Macron is riding hig...

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Buhari Resumes, Sends Letter Of Resumption To NASS

Buhari Resumes, Sends Letter Of Resumption To NASS

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the President, who returned to the country on Friday after a successful medical vacation in London, entered his office at around 11.15am. "The notice has since ...

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Dutch defend Turkish consulate actions, won't give in to 'blackmail'

She and other ministers have visited European countries where they are looking to rally the Turkish diaspora to support to government's plans for a new constutition. Austria, Germany and the Netherlan...

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Jeremy Corbyn says a second Scottish referendum is 'fine'

Today Mr Corbyn told BBC Radio 4 he would oppose another referendum but it would be "wrong" for the UK Parliament to block it. And he added: "To be absolutely clear, I do not think there should be a...

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Sturgeon announces plan for 2nd Scottish independence referendum

However, the First Minister could also call for a second independence referendum or demand a section 30 order which would grant the Scottish Parliament the power to hold the referendum. Her ultimatum ...

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Spring forward: 2017 daylight saving time begins on Sunday

Spring forward: 2017 daylight saving time begins on Sunday

Beyond just cutting sleep and making you groggy at work for a few days, daylight saving is a great opportunity to check smoke alarms, fire extinguishers, auto batteries or schedule a bi-annual tooth c...

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Pakistan troops violate ceasefire along LoC again

Pakistan troops violate ceasefire along LoC again

This is for the first time after its inception that the trade centre has been hit by the Pakistan Army. Intermittent firing was going on, when reports last came in. "He was conveyed the Government's...

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Timelapse Shows Chicago River Turn Green for St Patrick's Day

Chicago's annual parade and river dyeing always take place on a Saturday, so if the holiday doesn't fall on that day, it is the Saturday before. "When you get to treat yourself to a free royal stayc...

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Malala gets conditional offer to study PPE at Oxford

Malala gets conditional offer to study PPE at Oxford

The 19-year-old student, who is now preparing for her A-Levels, told the auditorium she had received an offer - conditional of achieving three As - to study Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE). Y...

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Abe, Saudi King Salman ink economic cooperation

Abe, Saudi King Salman ink economic cooperation

Al-Sati said the Kingdom's Vision 2030 plan aims to free the Saudi economy from dependence on oil by diversifying its sources of income, attract foreign investment and make Saudi Arabia a manufactur...

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Intelligence Committee requests evidence from Trump administration over wiretap claim

Obama's director of national intelligence, James Clapper, has said that nothing matching Trump's claims had taken place, but that has not quelled speculation that Trump's communications were monit...

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2016 was 'rock bottom' for children in Syria, says UNICEF

2016 was 'rock bottom' for children in Syria, says UNICEF

More Syrian children were killed in 2016 than in any other year of the six-year conflict, making last year the worst on record for children in the war-torn nation, according to children's charity UNIC...

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Rail chaos as strike action takes place

Rail chaos as strike action takes place

Northern Rail is urging passengers to check before travelling. To view the revised rail timetables and replacement bus timetables, you can visit the Northern Rail Industrial Action page here . Last...

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Tom Price defends criticisms of Trump's new healthcare plan

Tom Price defends criticisms of Trump's new healthcare plan

Meanwhile, the details of the plan are being discussed and debated. "It's all sort of a giant question mark", Eaves said . In 2008, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., was the GOP's choice for president on ...

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Madeleine McCann police funds extended for six months

Madeleine McCann police funds extended for six months

An insider has revealed officers are searching for a Portuguese man who was nearby when the three-year-old went missing while on holiday in the Ocean Club resort in Praia da Luz, Portugal, in 2007. Th...

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Jong Nam may be buried in M'sia, says Hilmi

Jong Nam may be buried in M'sia, says Hilmi

Three are said to be hiding in the North Korean embassy in Kuala Lumpur . Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman said that now his ministry was having internal discussions with relevant parties, i...

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Byron Bay mum to learn her fate over Bali police officer death

Byron Bay mum to learn her fate over Bali police officer death

The trio had got into a heated row after the couple reportedly accused Mr Sudarsa of stealing Connor's handbag in the popular tourist region of Kuta. Mr Sudarsa's blood-soaked body was later found o...

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Major storm hitting Niagara next week

Major storm hitting Niagara next week

After that, we'll have chances of flurries throughout the rest of the week. New Jersey, New England and Pennsylvania are also under a winter storm watch. At a minimum it'll make for a hard trip in to ...

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British MPs' vote could trigger Brexit talks

In the last few weeks, the Lords voted for two amendments to the Brexit bill: to give European citizens a guaranteed right to remain in the United Kingdom; and to give Parliament a vote on the withdra...

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Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool star won't feature for England

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool star won't feature for England

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson has "no chance" of featuring in the England squad when it is named next week, says Reds manager Jurgen Klopp . "We have these really, really good goalkeepers", ...

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SAD, AAP strongholds become Congress playground

SAD, AAP strongholds become Congress playground

Prominent losers included former chief minister Rajinder Kaur Bhattal (Congress), Sunil Jakhar (Congress), Ludhiana MP Ravneet Singh Bittu (Congress), Punjab ministers Adaish Pratap Singh Kairon, Tota...

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Tensions rising between Turkey, Netherlands before Dutch elections

The dispute escalated into a diplomatic incident March 11, when police prevented Turkey's family minister from entering the Turkish consulate in Rotterdam . The official said entries and exits were...

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War With North Korea? US Sending Attack Drone To South Korea

War With North Korea? US Sending Attack Drone To South Korea

He was referring, mainly, to the global economic situation but right on script North Korea launched four ballistic missiles 1,000 km into the sea off its eastern coast on Monday, three of which fell w...

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Manohar Parrikar likely to be next CM of Goa

Manohar Parrikar likely to be next CM of Goa

He called on Governor Mridula Sinha on Sunday evening with the letters of support from three members each of the Goa Forward Party (GFP), the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP), two Independents and...

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Manohar Parrikar appointed Goa CM: Who will be the next defence minister?

Manohar Parrikar appointed Goa CM: Who will be the next defence minister?

The Congress MLA Shyam Kumar Singh was also present while his name was not there on the list of MLAs backing BJP, inviting allegations of the saffron party trying to split Congress. The Governors of b...

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Philippines, communist rebels resume peace talks

Philippines, communist rebels resume peace talks

In a joint statement after a meeting in Utrecht, The Netherlands, the government and the National Democratic Front (NDF), the communist negotiating unit, said formal talks will resume to forge an "int...

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Dutch PM Rutte seeks to de-escalate tensions with Turkey

Police clashed with pro-Erdogan demonstrators in the Netherlands overnight while in Istanbul on Sunday a man climbed onto the roof of the Dutch consulate and replaced the Dutch flag with a Turkish fla...

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For Media, Protecting Obama Comes Before Attacking Trump

For Media, Protecting Obama Comes Before Attacking Trump

Sign up to our daily newsletter for your chance to win. Shocking allegations from President Trump are drawing criticism from both sides of the aisle. In a statement , President Obama's spokesma...

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Amarinder elected as CLP leader; swearing-in on March 16

Amarinder elected as CLP leader; swearing-in on March 16

There is a Constitution and law. "No vendetta politics no victimisation, if name comes in investigation we'll see", Amarinder Singh on if there'll be action on Bikram Majithia. Asked about farm loan...

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