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Alex Salmond out in bad night for the SNP

Alex Salmond out in bad night for the SNP

Davidson claimed that the result had left IndyRef2 "dead". SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon said: "We've won the election in Scotland - I'm pleased about that - but we've suffered losses, some of th...

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Talks Ongoing With UK PM Theresa May's Conservatives: Democratic Unionist Party

Talks Ongoing With UK PM Theresa May's Conservatives: Democratic Unionist Party

Most of May's cabinet members have kept quiet on the issue of her future, adding to speculation that her days as prime minister are numbered. "I have just been to see Her Majesty the Queen and I wil...

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Iran arrests seven people over Tehran attacks

Iran arrests seven people over Tehran attacks

Iran says it has killed the alleged mastermind of twin attacks that killed 17 people in Tehran , and arrested almost 50 people in connection with those assaults, officials said . Crowds who gather...

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British Airways travelers face third day of delays, cancellations

British Airways travelers face third day of delays, cancellations

The airline urged passengers to check their flight status online before traveling to the airport in a bid to avoid scenes seen over the weekend when people camped out at Heathrow. At Heathrow, short h...

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May Still in Search of Deal to Form a Government

May had planned to form an alliance with the Northern Irish political party and had issued a statement saying they had made a deal. Among Tory MPs there was anger at the way a 20-point lead in the o...

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London attack death toll rises to eight after body recovered from Thames

London attack death toll rises to eight after body recovered from Thames

Zaghba was said to have been placed on a watch list by Italian authorities and flagged to their Moroccan and British counterparts, but a lack of evidence about his intentions meant his phone and passp...

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Youssef Zaghba named as third London attacker

Youssef Zaghba named as third London attacker

Zaghba, 22, is said to have told Italian authorities "I'm going to be a terrorist", while officers reportedly found Islamic State-related material on his mobile phone when they intercepted him. London...

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Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends fast, striking farmers' group calls off stir

Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends fast, striking farmers' group calls off stir

Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that the procuring of farm produce below support price will be treated as a crime in the state. The panel will include members of farmer unions, Chandrakant Patil, sta...

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Qatar willing to listen to Gulf concerns, Kuwait says

Qatar willing to listen to Gulf concerns, Kuwait says

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, speaking to reporters shortly before Trump's remarks, said the Gulf countries' land and air blockade of Doha is hurting the campaign against ISIS, an assessmen...

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US Soldiers Killed In 'Insider Attack'

But the governor's office in Nangarhar province says it took place there, where American special forces have been fighting alongside Afghans against Islamic State and the Taliban. President Trump ha...

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Theresa May reaches 'outline' power deal with DUP after election fiasco

A Downing Street spokeswoman said: "The Prime Minister has tonight spoken with the DUP to discuss finalising a confidence and supply deal when Parliament returns next week". They formed part of May's ...

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Pakistan aims to placate Afghanistan at peace moot

Pakistan aims to placate Afghanistan at peace moot

Windows in the Indian Embassy were also shattered but all staff were reported to be safe . "The timing of this cowardly attack during the holy month of Ramadan was deliberate and meant to targe...

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Democrats express outrage over reports of White House meddling on Russian Federation probes

Democrats express outrage over reports of White House meddling on Russian Federation probes

King said the next steps in the Senate's Russian Federation investigation include questioning Jared Kushner, the son-in-law and senior advisor of President Donald Trump; Trump's former campaign ma...

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Clinton and Trump trade barbs on Twitter

Clinton and Trump trade barbs on Twitter

Asked by a moderator who those individuals might be, Clinton said: "We're getting more information about all of the contacts between Trump campaign officials and Trump associates with Russians bef...

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Tillerson Urges Nations To End Blockade Against Qatar

Tillerson Urges Nations To End Blockade Against Qatar

Abu Dhabi port authorities in the UAE have eased curbs on non-Qatari oil tankers going to and from Qatar, according to industry sources and shipping circulars seen by Reuters on Wednesday. The fou...

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Then there were 8: Eurasian powerhouse SCO expands after India & Pakistan join

China and India should also boost trade and investment cooperation and work together for earlier harvest from large- scale cooperation projects in such areas as production capability, industrial pa...

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Senator tweets to Jeff Sessions: 'You can't run forever'

Senator tweets to Jeff Sessions: 'You can't run forever'

Now thanks to James Comey's testimony a few days ago - Jeff Sessions is in a new bind. "In light of reports regarding Mr. Comey's recent testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligenc...

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Qatar Airways profits $540 million, braces for Gulf crisis

Analysts estimate that a political standoff between Qatar and other Arab states will cost the airline heavily. But it was importing 80 per cent of its food from bigger Gulf Arab neighbours before ...

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May reaches 'outline' power deal after election fiasco

He said that Labour under his leadership was "quite ready and able to put forward a serious programme of government", which he said "obviously has massive support in this country". Confidence and su...

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MP farmers' stir : CM begins indefinite fast for peace

MP farmers' stir : CM begins indefinite fast for peace

In the last 10 days, farmers have resorted to violence during their stir for various demands, including a complete loan waiver. The district was on the boil after five people were killed in police f...

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Tottering Theresa May names new UK Cabinet as critics circle

Tottering Theresa May names new UK Cabinet as critics circle

However, senior DUP figures made clear they were looking at a limited "confidence and supply" arrangement - rather than a more formal coalition - leading to some MPs to predict that there could anothe...

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Chelsea struggling to shift Diego Costa as AC Milan wince at wages

Chelsea struggling to shift Diego Costa as AC Milan wince at wages

Diego Costa says he is still waiting for Chelsea to make their decision over his future after he scored in Spain's victory in Macedonia . Wixii intaas ka dambeeyey Costa wuxuu daaha ka qaaday ...

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Now Ruth Davidson wants to be First Minister

By contrast, the Scottish Conservatives fought this election as practically a single-issue campaign - the issue being their steadfast opposition to another independence referendum. While May likely ...

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Iran Sends Five Planes of Food to Qatar

Tillerson urged Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states Friday to "no further escalate" the crisis and ease their blockade of Qatar, which he said was causing unintended humanitarian consequences and a...

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May finalises cabinet amid minority govt talks with DUP

But, after intensive talks with the DUP as the final election results came in, the PM instead drove the short distance to Buckingham Palace to ask the Queen for permission to form a new government. ...

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Penguins beat Predators to repeat as Stanley Cup champs

Penguins beat Predators to repeat as Stanley Cup champs

The final curtain: The Penguins won their previous four Stanley Cups on the road, and they can add a fifth in that fashion Sunday. Even in the 6-0 blowout loss in Game 5, a game where no one on t...

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US, Turkey discuss Qatar row, Syria on phone call

Tillerson phoned Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman on Sunday and the two discussed efforts to combat terrorism and "funding of terrorist organizations in a bid to achieve security and stab...

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Trump attorney signals a firm stance in dealing with special prosecutor

Trump attorney signals a firm stance in dealing with special prosecutor

Mueller was Comey's predecessor leading the Federal Bureau of Investigation . Sekulow's questioning of coziness between Comey and Mueller prompted Stephanopoulos to ask if the president and hi...

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Rex Tillerson urges Gulf states to ease Qatar blockade

The United States has major military base in Qatar that serves, in part, as a launchpad for strikes on Islamic State insurgents. However, they ignored a United States call for them to ease their e...

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Leader: Terror attacks can't harm Iran's resolve

Leader: Terror attacks can't harm Iran's resolve

Since the attacks took place, Iran's intelligence and security forces have stepped up their activities, identifying and arresting a number of suspects and foiling potential terrorist threats. The S...

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Kellyanne Conway Was Allegedly Caught

Kellyanne Conway Was Allegedly Caught "Leaking" White House Information

Referring to the White House response to Comey's Senate panel testimony earlier that day, Conway reportedly "said Trump gave her a line to talk about "the tapes" to press". 'He should just be honest...

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Maharashtra government to talk to striking farmers today

Maharashtra government to talk to striking farmers today

Satyashodhak Shetkari Sabha leader Kishor Dhamale said the Andhra Pradesh government had already decided 32 parameters for loan waiver, which could be considered for Maharashtra too. "In principle...

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Thousands mourn Tehran victims as officials lambast US, Saudi

Thousands mourn Tehran victims as officials lambast US, Saudi

The ministry emphasized that operations are ongoing outside the Iranian borders in pursuit of the commanders of these criminals affiliated with the arrogant powers and their regional allies. Zarif twe...

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Wonder Woman sinks The mummy at North American box office

Wonder Woman sinks The mummy at North American box office

The film debuted with a disappointing $32.2 million in opening weekend receipts. The second week total for the film shows that " Wonder Woman " has a steady audience. In third is Captain Underpants...

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Mandsaur unrest: Elderly woman along with husband beaten up by MP police

Mandsaur unrest: Elderly woman along with husband beaten up by MP police

The Madhya Pradesh CM who launched the fast amid farmers' agitation for the second day on Sunday, was urged by his ministers and the kin of deceased peasants to end the hunger strike. Chouhan, who i...

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