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Modi meets Trump with his usual greeting _ bear hugs

Commentators had predicted that Trump and Modi would find much in common, with both men having won power by portraying themselves as establishment outsiders. Referring to the GST reform to be implem...

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Spain: Poor English may have caused bungee-jumping death

Spain: Poor English may have caused bungee-jumping death

Vera misheard her instructor when he said "no jump" - thinking he meant "now jump" - and leaped off the 32-metre-high (105 ft) bridge near the town of Cabezon de la Sal to the shallow stream and rocks...

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Senate health bill would leave 22 million more uninsured, CBO says

Senate health bill would leave 22 million more uninsured, CBO says

By comparison, the CBO had earlier estimated that similar legislation passed by the House of Representatives would cause 23 million Americans to lose coverage by 2026. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska is...

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High Court Acts on Range of Cases of Interest to Educators

The Arkansas Department of Health claimed that only the birth mother was listed because the state has an interest in recording a child's biological heritage. In other words, the exceptions he likes,...

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Budget Office: Senate Health Bill Adds 22 Million Uninsured

Budget Office: Senate Health Bill Adds 22 Million Uninsured

And now, with several Republican members voicing opposition to the current proposal, even a vote on a procedural motion to start consideration of the legislation appears destined to fail. Cruz is draf...

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US Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Trump Muslim Ban Case

US Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Trump Muslim Ban Case

The decision marks a reaffirmation of the sweeping powers the president has traditionally been granted by the courts in areas of national security. Reacting to Monday's ruling, Trump said he felt ...

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Narrowed travel ban could sow confusion in US and abroad, experts say

Quickly labeled the "Muslim travel ban " for its clear targeting of some, but not all, Muslim majority countries, the order sparked nationwide protests, notably at major airports throughout the US wh...

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State elections delayed Modi's visit to Washington

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday invited Ivanka Trump , daughter of US President Donald Trump to India , to lead the US delegation of entrepreneurs. "The U.S. Congress passed a bill few mo...

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Gun used in Scalise shooting was legally purchased assault rifle

Gun used in Scalise shooting was legally purchased assault rifle

Earlier Thursday, President Donald Trump commented on the congressman's condition, saying Scalise was "in some trouble" but that he hoped the congressman would be OK. The congressional baseball ga...

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Amnesty for militants in Syria's Raqqa aims to promote stability

To avoid the seemingly inevitable collision between US -backed fighters and pro-Syrian government forces, including their respective air support, Mattis indicated that the Euphrates River Valley, woul...

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Bill Cosby to embark on motivational speaking tour

Bill Cosby to embark on motivational speaking tour

In announcing the ruling he also issued strict guidelines for how jurors were allowed to speak to the media. According to Martin, the juror, who wished to remain anonymous, said that at one point th...

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A look at the opening day records of the Premier League teams

The season opener for City will be on the road to newly promoted Brighton & Hove Albion , who will certainly make the Amex Stadium a insane atmosphere for the team's first ever Premier League m...

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Thousands Gather To Pay Their Respects To Otto Warmbier

Thousands Gather To Pay Their Respects To Otto Warmbier

Otto Warmbier, a student at the University of Virginia , was travelling with a tour group when he was arrested at Pyongyang airport in January 2016. Warmbier had been sentenced to 15 years of hard...

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Father charged with murdering 5-year-old son he had reported missing

Father charged with murdering 5-year-old son he had reported missing

The 35-year-old Los Angeles County man was picked up in Las Vegas , where he was partying, authorities said Monday at a press conference. Mendoza told a room of reporters that Andressian Sr. Los ...

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Will contest on plank of democratic values: Meira Kumar

Will contest on plank of democratic values: Meira Kumar

Opposition's presidential candidate Meira Kumar on Tuesday said that she will begin her campaigning from Sabarmati Ashram. However, when a Dalit contests his or her achievements are neglected. "I am...

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Israeli army bombs Gaza after rocket fire

Israeli army bombs Gaza after rocket fire

The Israel Air Force during the night targeted two Hamas targets; in Rafiach and Gaza City. The Israeli army's policy is to respond " disproportionately " to rocket fire toward Israel's border...

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Conservative GOP senator hits party leaders on health bill

Conservative GOP senator hits party leaders on health bill

That is $202 billion more than health care bill passed by the House. The White House lambasted the nonpartisan budget office in a statement , saying it has a "history of inaccuracy" projecting co...

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CBO: 22 Million More Uninsured Under Senate Health Care Bill By 2026

CBO: 22 Million More Uninsured Under Senate Health Care Bill By 2026

The CBO classifies these as "not directly related to health insurance coverage", since they involve repealing a tax on investment income and annual fees placed on health insurance companies. The o...

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India Celebrates International Yoga Day

India Celebrates International Yoga Day

MD Rao expressed happiness over the fact that it is being celebrated by the people of more than 170 countries by organizing the activities like yoga training, yoga camps, yoga competitions and so many...

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Iran's Rouhani backs Qatar, rejects "siege"

Tehran pledged to keep Iranian air space and sea routes open for Qatar to weather the blockade imposed on the tiny emirate by Saudi Arabia , Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt. Hello. A...

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Messi could have played for Real Madrid: Former agent

Barcelona in a official game against local rivals Espanyol. Lionel Messi always produce scintillating performances with his unstoppable dribbling skills and his ability to get past 5-6 players. "...

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No discussion on H-1B visa issue during Modi-Trump meeting

On the reference to Pakistan , he said the joint statement could not have been more explicit on the issue of cross border-terrorism being perpetrated by terror groups from the neighbouring country'...

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Police Announce Cause Of Grenfell Tower Fire, And It Wasn't Arson

Police Announce Cause Of Grenfell Tower Fire, And It Wasn't Arson

The fire in the Grenfell Tower , a high-rise apartment block in North Kensington, London , started on June 14 and quickly engulfed the entire edifice, trapping some 120 families inside. McCormack...

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Modi to US CEOs: Invest in India

Modi to US CEOs: Invest in India

Modi tells Trump, "I would like to invite you and your family" to India. Trump, who described Modi as a "true friend!" on Twitter after the Indian leader's weekend arrival in the U.S., should find m...

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Nicola Sturgeon 'to make statement on post-election Scotland'

Nicola Sturgeon 'to make statement on post-election Scotland'

Downing Street has said that as the allocation is being made as part of the block grant to Northern Ireland, there will be no consequentials through the Barnett formula, the mechanism used to distribu...

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Top 3 all miss US Open cut

Top 3 all miss US Open cut

Brendan Steele hits a drive on the fifth hole during the second round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Friday, June 16, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. The Englishman had to battle for his one-under...

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US Supreme Court to hear Trump travel ban challenge

But immigrant groups said relatively few people try to enter the United States without well-established ties. "Although this reinstatement allows people who have ties family ties to come to the co...

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Trump and Modi exchange hugs, herald stronger US-India ties

The statement said that the two leaders committed to strengthen cooperation against terror threats from groups including Al-Qaeda, ISIS, Jaish-e-Mohammad, Lashkar-e-Taiba, D-Company and their affiliat...

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No tapes after all: Trump says he didn't record Comey talks

Mr Trump also said that the people who were hired by the special counsel's office were "all Hillary supporters". When asked if Mueller should recuse himself because of his friendship with Comey, Tru...

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The Obama Family Goes River Rafting in Bali

The Obama Family Goes River Rafting in Bali

This time he's swapped his cool backwards hat for a stack hat as he, Michelle and his daughters Sasha and Malia enjoyed a white water rafting tour while on holiday in Badung, Bali. Earlier thi...

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Germany and Chile Advance to Confederations Cup Semifinals

Germany and Chile Advance to Confederations Cup Semifinals

It then took furious protests from the Cameroon players, including Siani sarcastically applauding Roldan, for the Colombian to check the monitor again and discover he had sent off the wrong player. ...

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Global pact on environmental rights to be presented to UN

Global pact on environmental rights to be presented to UN

So Macron and Schwarzenegger share similar views on the environment, and both have shown no hesitation at taking a public swipe at President Trump - a collaboration doesn't seem all that far-fetched...

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Vehicle plows into Muslim worshippers in UK's Newcastle

A 42-year-old local woman was arrested by police for causing serious injury by risky driving; she has now been released on conditional bail pending further investigation. The force said it was not loo...

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US Signs $12 Billion Deal to Sell F-15s to Qatar

US Signs $12 Billion Deal to Sell F-15s to Qatar

UNITED NATIONS There are no apparent plans by Arab states to propose that names from their Qatar blacklist be subjected to United Nations sanctions, diplomats said on Wednesday, a likely hard move...

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Trump accuses Obama of

Trump accuses Obama of "obstructing" the 2016 election

Trump complained that the Obama administration "knew far in advance of November 8th about election meddling by Russian Federation". A former administration official who spoke anonymously to dis...

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