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Eight killed in floods in India's Mizoram state

Eight killed in floods in India's Mizoram state

Seventy-four buildings were submerged after water from the Khawthlangtuipui river flooded the Tlabung town. "Some 10 people are also reported to be missing in the state", he said. NNN further reported...

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Theresa May apologises to own MPs for election 'mess'

Davis also sought to reassure the public that any deal between the Tories and the Democratic Unionist Party would not change abortion or gay rights laws. "She said I'm the person who got us into thi...

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Airport: Emergency workers focused on saving woman

Airport: Emergency workers focused on saving woman

When the plane landed, the workers used a portable stretcher - a tarp with handles - to bring her down the aisle, he said. Other passengers were kept on the plane for about an hour, until a tarp cou...

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Rifle-wielding gunman shoots top Republican politician at baseball practice

Several congressmen described what they experienced: Sen. "When we got the news at our practice, I called all of our players into the dugout and the team said a prayer that our Republican colleagues...

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Gunman wounds GOP congressman, then killed by police

Capitol Police, first responders and colleagues". Following a volley of bullets shot at members during the practice, Rep. Mo Brooks took off his belt to aid Scalise . He said the gunman had "a rifl...

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Russian Federation collusion claim 'detestable lie': US Attorney General

Russian Federation collusion claim 'detestable lie': US Attorney General

It was later reported that he did have meetings with Russian officials in his role as U.S. Senator. He came out swinging during his opening statement , saying that while he recused himself fr...

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Delhi: Hindu Sena hosts celebrations for Donald Trump's 71st birthday

Delhi: Hindu Sena hosts celebrations for Donald Trump's 71st birthday

Last year, too, they organized an event on Trump's birthday; and, on May 2016, they held a havan in Jantar Mantar for Donald Trump's success in the presidential elections. The photo exhibition - pur...

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Sessions to face fresh questions in public hearing

Sessions to face fresh questions in public hearing

Last week , Comey raised additional questions about Sessions' involvement , saying the FBI knew of reasons why it would be problematic for the attorney general to stay involved in the Russian Feder...

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Massive fire engulfs London apartment building, people feared trapped inside

I can't say whether they got out or not", he said. Around 200 firefighters and 40 fire trucks were deployed to the blaze, the London Fire Brigade said. Another witness said a family friend was "st...

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White House denies Trump wants Mueller out, but heat's on

The attorney general, Elliot Richardson, resigned rather than doing so, putting the onus on deputy attorney general William Ruckelshaus, who also chose to resign. His testimony comes less than a week ...

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Several dead in west London residential tower inferno

Companies, individuals and charities have sprung into action to offer help to anyone affected by the Grenfell Tower fire. Almost 10 hours on, flames could still be seen inside the charred building a...

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US Congressman shot at during baseball practice

US Congressman shot at during baseball practice

A US congressman from Cincinnati was present when House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was shot at a Washington , D.C. -area baseball practice Wednesday morning. ET, and said both Donald Trump and ...

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DUP leader says 'thoughts and prayers' with London tower block fire victims

While the fire brigade has said it's too early to say anything about the cause of the fire that has led to a number of casualties, attention has begun to focus on the state of the building, which had ...

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Under pressure to soften Brexit, PM May to meet Northern Irish 'kingmakers'

Under pressure to soften Brexit, PM May to meet Northern Irish 'kingmakers'

The agreement with the DUP is expected to be very different to the coalition deal agreed between the Conservatives and Lib Dems in 2010, with DUP politicians not getting cabinet jobs and their...

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Rep. Roger Williams (R-TX) Says Staffer Shot At Congressional Baseball Practice

Williams said he was not shot, but that a member of his staff was wounded and is receiving medical attention. "He was shot", said Brooks, adding he helped apply a tourniquet with his belt to a congre...

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Children tossed from windows in London high-rise blaze

Children tossed from windows in London high-rise blaze

Prime Minister Theresa May's Downing Street office said she was "deeply saddened by the tragic loss of life" in the fire. She added: "In my 29 years as a firefighter, I have never, ever seen anything ...

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6 killed, dozens injured in massive London high-rise blaze

We work closely with Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) to ensure the fire safety of our buildings and our tenants. London's Ambulance Service said 30 people were taken to five London hosp...

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Suspect in shooting of GOP lawmakers in Virginia identified

The president tweeted Wednesday, "Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana, a true friend and patriot, was badly injured but will fully recover". Trump says in a televised statement from the White House th...

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Brexit Prompts More Brits Than Ever To Turn German

Reports have noted that many Britons are concerned that their country's departure from the European Union will make transactions with the bloc's market problematic, as well as end their ability to p...

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California signs low-carbon pact with China in defiance of Trump

California signs low-carbon pact with China in defiance of Trump

Pruitt and also at the table of G7 environment ministers", Ms. McKenna told reporters on Monday during a teleconference from Italy . It "will continue to engage with key global partners in a mann...

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5 key takeaways from Attorney General Jeff Sessions' testimony

Members of the Senate intelligence committee are expressing confusion over why Attorney General Jeff Sessions will not disclose his conversations with the president. Last week's explosive testim...

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Scalise 'Stable' After Shooting

Other members of Congress and their staff were also hit by the gunman who opened fire during the practice on Wednesday morning. The suspect has been identified as 66-year-old James T. As the gunm...

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How Sessions dodged the Democrats on Russia and Comey

Sessions has recused himself from federal probes into Russia's election meddling because of his involvement in the Trump campaign. "Let me state this clearly: I have never met with or had any...

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In 'dangerous time,' need travel ban, Trump tweets

In 'dangerous time,' need travel ban, Trump tweets

Indeed, the President recently confirmed his assessment that it is the "countries" that are inherently unsafe, rather than the 180 million individual nationals of those countries who are barred from e...

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Cornyn focuses on Comey, Clinton emails in Sessions' Senate hearing on Russian Federation

Cornyn focuses on Comey, Clinton emails in Sessions' Senate hearing on Russian Federation

Going into the testimony, Sessions said he wanted to address questions raised by ousted FBI Director James Comey during his testimony before the same panel last week . Comey's decision to announc...

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Rain-screen cladding may have made London fire worse

Rain-screen cladding may have made London fire worse

The death toll "is likely to rise during what will be a complex recovery operation over a number of days", says Police Commander Stuart Cundy. "I am very sad to confirm that there have been a num...

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United's 2017/18 Premier League fixtures

United's 2017/18 Premier League fixtures

Holders Chelsea are up against Burnley , Arsenal play Leicester City , Manchester United take on West Ham and Liverpool are at Watford . The Reds had been scheduled to host the Clarets ...

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Armed inmates on the run after two correctional officers killed in Georgia

Armed inmates on the run after two correctional officers killed in Georgia

On Tuesday, a massive manhunt began after Donnie Rowe and Ricky Dubose allegedly overpowered Christopher Monica, 42 , and Curtis Billue , 58, to escape the prison bus they were being transpor...

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'Sorry' Theresa May promises to reflect on changes after election setback

'Sorry' Theresa May promises to reflect on changes after election setback

Final results gave May's Conservatives 318 seats to 262 for the Labour Party , led by Jeremy Corbyn . Political deadlock in London could derail negotiations with the other 27 European Union co...

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Cabinet briefed on plans for Government deal with DUP

Cabinet briefed on plans for Government deal with DUP

May's party fell eight seats short of retaining its parliamentary majority, and is now in talks with Northern Ireland's ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ) - which won 10 seats - to...

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UK election shock could delay and soften Brexit

UK election shock could delay and soften Brexit

May leads the Tory party which came up eight seats short of getting the 326 required to make up a majority of the British Parliament , creating a "hung parliament". The Prime Minister called what she...

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Ireland wants Brexit talks to start, to safeguard peace process

Ireland wants Brexit talks to start, to safeguard peace process

Devolution in Northern Ireland is based on the template laid out in the 1998 Good Friday Agreement. However the big news of the United Kingdom election is that due to a hung parliament, the British ...

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Huge blaze in London apartment block claims six lives

Another witness, Saimar Lleshi, saw people tying together sheets in an attempt to escape. "I thought it might be a auto alarm outside and saw the glow through the windows". The cause of the fire is ...

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The Heat: Latest on the Qatar-Gulf crisis

Saudi Arabia, bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have cut off diplomatic, economic and transport ties with Qatar since June 5th, accusing Doha of supporting extremist groups. "I especially think...

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Man arrested for uploading

Man arrested for uploading "Deadpool" to his Facebook page

This lead to over 5 million viewers watching the movie for free just eight days after the film premiered, the Los Angeles Times reported. The authorities say Franklin illegally uploaded the movie ...

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