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DUP and Sinn Féin to meet with Leo Varadkar

DUP and Sinn Féin to meet with Leo Varadkar

Gerry Adams of Sinn Fein told May specifically of his opposition to the coalition during a meeting with her at Downing Street: "We have just finished a meeting with the British prime minister and...

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Saudi Arabia Detains Turkey Media Reporters for 10 Hours

Touching upon this, Kiziltas said Turkey "by its mediation diplomacy, wants to convey to these countries that the policy of isolation of Qatar can at any time be used against them by interested forc...

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Trump wishes Muslims 'warm greetings' for Eid holiday

Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the Muslims' holy fasting month of Ramadan . Mr. Kubiš noted that Ramadan , the holy month of prayers, contemplation and compassion for Muslims which preceded Eid-ul-Fi...

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Another View: Mistreatment of United States student should not go unpunished

Another View: Mistreatment of United States student should not go unpunished

Otto Warmbier is suffering from injuries related to cardiopulmonary arrest and is now in a state of unresponsive wakefulness, doctors from the University of Cincinnati Medical Center said Thursda...

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GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care bill

GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care bill

It eliminates the individual mandate that forced people to get health insurance, repeals Obamacare taxes on insurers and the wealthy, and gives states more power to administer their own Medicaid ...

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Militants kill 5 civilians as war rages in S. Philippines

Militants kill 5 civilians as war rages in S. Philippines

Earlier, AFP Spokesman Brig. "So far, we have not found any indication of Islamic militants infiltrating from the Philippines to our territory", Maj Gen Warsito said . Said Mr Lidasan: "They di...

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Seven tourists killed in Gulmarg mishap

Seven tourists killed in Gulmarg mishap

An official of the cable auto company said about 100 people, who had used the ropeway, were stranded and rescue efforts were on. Jayant Andraskar (42), his wife Manisha (38) and two daughters - Anagha...

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Awkward: Arnold Schwarzenegger, 'fascinated' by the First Lady of France Brigitte Macron

Awkward: Arnold Schwarzenegger, 'fascinated' by the First Lady of France Brigitte Macron

The Terminator star has a high profile new friend in his fight against climate change. Participants in Saturday's meeting would include ex-California governor-turned climate campaigner Arnold Schwar...

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Theresa May spelling out 'settled status' plan for European Union nationals after Brexit

However, the plan set out by Mrs May received a frosty response from some other leaders, with European Council president Donald Tusk saying it fell "below expectations". They were initially given a fr...

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Newcomer Malan leads England to series win vs South Africa

Dawid Malan made history with his 78 off 44 balls to record the highest score from an England player on their debut as the hosts struck 181 for eight at the Swalec Stadium. It was unwise shot selec...

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U.S. and Qatar seal $12bn deal for F-15 fighter jets

U.S. and Qatar seal $12bn deal for F-15 fighter jets

Qatar , for its part, strenuously denies accusations that it is a supporter of terrorism, describing moves to isolate it by its fellow Arab countries as "unjustified". The Emirate has been isolated af...

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Narendra Modi: India PM talks tough on terror ahead of Trump meeting

In a change of plans, the U.S. and India have changed their earlier stand of no questions allowed - instead, after a joint statement is issued on their meeting, each leader will take one question se...

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Trump's Paris Pull Out Dodges UN Driven Legal Bullet

Trump's Paris Pull Out Dodges UN Driven Legal Bullet

Differences between the United States and other leading economies over climate change remain wide and are destined to stay that way, Italy's environment minister Gian Luca Galletti said yester...

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Protesters clash with police in London over young black man's death

Protesters clash with police in London over young black man's death

Campaigners shouting " we want justice " and "Justice for Edison", Mr DaCosta's nickname, at riot officers caused bus to be diverted as they marched on Forest Gate police station this afternoon. Som...

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Donald Trump calls on Republican senators to muster support for healthcare bill

But we won't get one Democrat vote, not one". The office's report on the House's health care bill, which is similar in many respects to the Senate measure, said if it became law, 51 million peop...

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United States airport stabbing attack treated as act of terror

United States airport stabbing attack treated as act of terror

The attack, in which the suspect stabbed a police officer in the neck on Wednesday morning, is being investigated as a potential act of terrorism . He allegedly stabbed a uniformed police officer in ...

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China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole

China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole

Liu was arrested in 2008 after co-writing Charter 08, a bold petition that called for the protection of basic human rights and the reform of China's one-party Communist system. Mr. Liu, a lecturer a...

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15 dead in China landslide

Some 3,000 workers with life-detection instruments and sniffer dogs were taking part in the search, state media said . Authorities reduced the number of people reported dead from 15 to 10 and the...

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Iran to respond more decisively to terrorist attacks on its soil: Rouhani

Iran to respond more decisively to terrorist attacks on its soil: Rouhani

According to the IRGC, the missiles "targeted the headquarters and meeting place and suicide auto assembly line" of "ISIS terrorists" in Syria's Deir al-Zour Province. The name of the missile, Zolf...

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Trump, Modi seek rapport despite friction on trade, immigration

US President Donald Trump has been in a long-running battle with the media about the number of people who attended his inauguration on January 20. Both are political outsiders, unafraid to shake up ...

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Largest Eid celebration in Europe as 100000 Muslims gather in Birmingham

Eid-ul-Fitr marks the end of Ramzan, the ninth month of Islamic calendar, in which Holy Quran was revealed. "It is also important for us to move closer to Allah, even after the Eid-el-Fitri celebr...

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Turkey Rejects Arab Terms to Qatar, US Urges Sides to Talk

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday welcomed Qatar's dismissal of a sweeping list of demands from Saudi Arabia and its allies in an escalating crisis and said the ultimatum was "again...

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Here's how Eil-ul-Fitr was celebrated around the globe

Here's how Eil-ul-Fitr was celebrated around the globe

She later took part in the Eid prayers at the Guards Brigade, Mambilla Barracks in Abuja. The decades-long tradition of celebrating Ramadan with iftar dinner is over under new leader of the US. It...

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Trump may exit out of Peace talks after 'tense' Kushner/Abbas meeting

Trump may exit out of Peace talks after 'tense' Kushner/Abbas meeting

The lack of experience of the 36-year-old real estate businessman in worldwide diplomacy was apparent since Kushner sounded more like advisers of Netanyahu than fair arbiters, a Palestinian offi...

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Senate Republicans release health care bill, Democrats say politicians 'can do better'

Senate Republicans release health care bill, Democrats say politicians 'can do better'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell may see a loss on his chamber's version of the American Health Care Act as a boon - in part because it was hastily written and not greeted with strong enthus...

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Sushma targets Meira Kumar using old video, news report

Sushma targets Meira Kumar using old video, news report

Meira Kumar is the daughter of former Deputy Prime Minister and iconic Dalit leader Jagjivan Ram. Meira Kumar has been named the opposition's presidential candidate to take on National Democratic...

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50 years after Loving: Interracial couples still face strife

50 years after Loving: Interracial couples still face strife

Supreme Court . April 10, 1967: The U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments in the Loving case . But when police raided their Central Point home in 1958 and found a pregnant Mildred in bed ...

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BIGBANG's Taeyang To Release A Song For 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

BIGBANG's Taeyang To Release A Song For 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

State Department. The announcement, made by sports minister Do Jong-hwan, is the latest in a series of olive branches waved by Seoul's new administration created to thaw relations with Kim Jong-...

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Melania Trump all smiles, seduction operation for First Lady

Melania Trump all smiles, seduction operation for First Lady

Attorney General Jeff Sessions, sporting a short-sleeved collared shirt, smiled pleasantly as he worked on his dinner. A toddler kept trying to race past Secret Service agents towards the Oval Office ...

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Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 85

Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 85

Officials transported 15 to 20 critical injured people to Peshawar. Two explosions tore through a market crowded with shoppers preparing for the Eid-al-Fitr festival in Parachinar, the capital of th...

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President Trump claims solar panels will pay for his Mexican wall

Moreover, the billionaire also promised that he would force Mexico to pay for the erection of the structure, but Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto did not support this proposal. "We're thinking o...

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Jewish group cancels meeting with Netanyahu in protest

Jewish group cancels meeting with Netanyahu in protest

Following the decision on Sunday, Israel's government will seek to reach a new compromise on prayer at the Western Wall. In a statement, the Prime Minister's Office said that Netanyahu instructed Ca...

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North Korea says US student's death a 'mystery to us as well'

Otto Warmbier . I said to them, "We ... would need his ... you know, a release, some type of good faith" ... He spent more than a year in a North Korean prison after being sentenced to 15 years of pr...

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Ram Nath Kovind NDA's Candidate for President

The sources also said that before the ruling party announced Kovind's name, the opposition parties had thought of fielding a tribal candidate after reports that the NDA would field Jharkhand Governo...

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Paul Minnesota During Protests Of Philando Castile Shooting Verdict

Officer Jeronimo Yanez , who is Latino, was acquitted Friday of manslaughter and two lesser charges. The next few minutes resulted in the shooting of Castile , in which Yanez discharged his firearm ...

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