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Netanyahu warns Iran after Syria missile strike

Netanyahu warns Iran after Syria missile strike

While Iran has other ballistic missiles it says can reach longer distances, Sunday night's launch appears to mark the longest strike it has launched overseas. The military leader additionally brag...

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Iran says missile strike targeting ISIS was warning to US, Saudis

Describing the IRGC's move as "completely right, appropriate and necessary", Rouhani said the missile attack does not mean a shift in Iran's regional and global policies, his official website rep...

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Key Republican Collins has 'serious concerns' on healthcare bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is reportedly pressing for a vote on the bill as early as next week, according to CNN . They could cut benefits. "S$3 it down and work with us". Republican ...

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After string of defeats, Democrats rudderless in Trump era

After string of defeats, Democrats rudderless in Trump era

Tuesday night's outcome in a special House race in Georgia was a triumph for the GOP , and the most recent and devastating illustration of the Democrats' problems - from a weak bench and recruiting...

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Toll from Pakistan tanker fire climbs to 148

Women and children came in overwhelming numbers to collect oil and police warnings were not heeded which eventually led to the mishap. "COAS expresses grief on losses in oil tanker incident", Direct...

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Trump Confidant: Ruddy Hurt Trump's Ability To Fire Mueller

Trump Confidant: Ruddy Hurt Trump's Ability To Fire Mueller

He called me and we had a good chat. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says he will "defend the integrity" of the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the USA electi...

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79 presumed dead in London fire

Speaking later outside Scotland Yard, Mr Cundy added: "I have investigated major crime for most of my service and I have seen some awful things". The images and video captured by a specialist police...

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Darjeeling tense but incident-free; 12-hr Eid relaxation for

Darjeeling tense but incident-free; 12-hr Eid relaxation for

The clashes turned ugly when police opened fire on the protestors and GJM supporters on Saturday, June 17. The GJM, spearheading the agitation for a separate Gorkhaland , also chose to withdraw fro...

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N. Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM

N. Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM

But it hasn't reached the brink yet, and that's likely because US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and their respective advisers are aware of the enormous cost of the Korea...

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Analysis indicates redistricting had little effect in Maine

Analysis indicates redistricting had little effect in Maine

The AP scrutinized the outcomes of all 435 U.S. House races and 4,700 state House and Assembly elections past year using a new statistical method of calculating partisan advantage. That helped provi...

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Erdogan says Arab demands on Qatar are 'against global law'

The ultimatum demands that Qatar, among other things, cut its ties with Iran, close a Turkish military base on its soil and shut down Al Jazeera and its affiliates. The statement by Tillerson was hi...

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India's Modi in Washington for 'no frills' Trump meet

Modi, who arrived here this morning, will hold summit talks with Trump Monday afternoon in the White House and the two leaders would spend several hours together in various settings including one-on...

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Theresa May to outline guarantees for European Union expats in Britain

Theresa May to outline guarantees for European Union expats in Britain

The officials will be addressing several issues like the rights of British citizens in the European Union and vice versa, how much money will be owed by Britain and how to minimize split effects on th...

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Presidential polls: JD(U) supports Ram Nath Kovind's nomination, to skip Opposition's meeting

Presidential polls: JD(U) supports Ram Nath Kovind's nomination, to skip Opposition's meeting

Besides the constituents of the NDA - which has 48.6 per cent of the total vote value of 10.99 lakh - regional parties such as the AIADMK , BJD, TRS and JD (U) have announced their support to the D...

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Trump seeks support for controversial GOP health care bill

He says: "I would like to delay the thing". White House Counsel Kellyanne Conway, appearing on ABC's "This Week", dismissed the notion that the bill did not have enough support to pass, saying Trump...

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Newt Gingrich: Mueller Russia Investigation a 'Rigged Game'

Newt Gingrich: Mueller Russia Investigation a 'Rigged Game'

House Speaker Paul Ryan made it clear he doesn't agree with some who are urging President Donald Trump to fire the Justice Department's special counsel investigating Russia's interference in the 201...

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Sushma tweets 2013 LS speech, attacks Meira Kumar for interrupting her

Sushma tweets 2013 LS speech, attacks Meira Kumar for interrupting her

Swaraj had accused the UPA government of corruption in her speech. Swaraj, as the then leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha, had lambasted the Manmohan Singh-led regime on alleged financial sca...

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Presidential polls: Ram Nath Kovind to seek support in Lucknow tomorrow

Presidential polls: Ram Nath Kovind to seek support in Lucknow tomorrow

Kovind had been active in the Uttar Pradesh unit of BJP and was even appointed the General Secretary when Laxmikant Bajpai was the party's State Chief. He will later visit other states to seek sup...

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Turkey rejects call to shut military base in Qatar

Turkey rejects call to shut military base in Qatar

Qatar must also announce it is severing ties with terrorist, ideological and sectarian organisations including the Muslim Brotherhood, Islamic State, al Qaeda , Hezbollah, and Jabhat Fateh al Sham...

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Jared Kushner arrives in Israel

Jared Kushner arrives in Israel

Israel began building a new Jewish settlement in the West Bank north of Ramallah to house several hundred residents who were forced to leave the nearby outpost of Amona after it was found to have been...

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Silicon Valley CEOs meet with Trump for second tech summit

The White House wants to update government information technology systems , cut costs, eliminate waste and improve service. She completed the gorgeous look with taupe colored high heels. Notabl...

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Palestinian Terrorists Reject ISIS Claim On Jerusalem Police Attack

Palestinian groups have rejected ISIL's claim of responsibility for Friday's attacks in Jerusalem, which left one Israeli police officer killed and resulted in Israeli soldiers killing three Palesti...

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Qatar Airways looks to buy 10pc stake in American Airlines

Qatar Airways looks to buy 10pc stake in American Airlines

The global airline, which was past year voted as having the World's Best Business Class, Best Business Class Lounge and Best Airline Staff Service in the Middle East , continues to exceed expectation...

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70 firefighters battling huge fire in east London block of flats

70 firefighters battling huge fire in east London block of flats

London Fire Brigade said flames had engulfed a third floor flat and then spread to the roof of a four-storey building. The service said: "Ten fire engines and 72 firefighters and officers are tackl...

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Wonder Woman Trailer Edited to Make it Look Like a Romance Movie

Wonder Woman Trailer Edited to Make it Look Like a Romance Movie

What did you think about the fact that many of them are thin, conventionally handsome, and wearing brief/tight-fitting outfits? But I think Gadot's Diana Prince will do just fine for now. There is one...

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LSU beats Oregon State to reach College World Series finals

It just means we've got to come out of the loser's bracket. LSU knocked Fehmel from the game in the third frame after Kramer Robertson walked, went to second on a groundout and scored when Antoi...

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North Korea denies torturing American detainee

But the spokesman, whom state news did not identify, said that American doctors who flew to Pyongyang to evacuate Mr. Warmbier recognized that the North had "provided him with medical treatment and ...

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Republican Senator Dean Heller opposes health care bill

And in a separate statement , Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown says the GOP Senate bill would hamper the state's progress in slowing the opioid epidemic, calling Medicaid the "number one to...

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Putin: Russian economy has moved to period of growth

Comparing Comey to Snowden, Putin said , "It makes him not a security service director, but a civil activist advocating a certain belief". Putin then asked if there was any distinction between Come...

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Sudanese president meets new Saudi crown prince

Sudanese president meets new Saudi crown prince

These decrees comprised the re-establishment of financial allowances for members of the civil service and military that were initially reduced as part of 'Saudi Vision 2030, ' the kingdom's ambitious ...

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Supreme Court strikes down law blocking disparaging trademarks

Supreme Court strikes down law blocking disparaging trademarks

The team's appeal, also on free speech grounds, was put on hold in the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, pending the outcome of The Slants' case. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch...

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ISIS leader may have died in airstrike near Raqqa — Russian military

ISIS leader may have died in airstrike near Raqqa — Russian military

Abu Bakr-al Baghdadi dead? A spokesman for the US-led coalition to combat ISIS also released a cautionary statement about al-Baghdadi. United States officials announced they could not confirm ...

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Wyoming Grizzlies Released from Federal Protection

Wyoming Grizzlies Released from Federal Protection

The grizzly bear population was determined to be recovered because of the number and distribution of bears throughout the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem as well as the quantity and quality of the...

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Michael Gove returns to Cabinet in Theresa May's post-election reshuffle

There was speculation that she will only been able to carry out limited changes having seen her position seriously weakened by the election result. May faces a crucial test on Monday when she addres...

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China Denies Entry to Kailash Mansarovar Pilgrims

China Denies Entry to Kailash Mansarovar Pilgrims

The Chinese officials also informed the yatris that as and when the weather would improve and the road conditions in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR), China would be restored they would be allowed to ent...

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