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General election: UK Parliament approves Theresa May's snap vote

General election: UK Parliament approves Theresa May's snap vote

Jeremy Corbyn said a Labour government would stop Mrs. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn set the tone for his campaign by criticizing May for her "broken promises" on healthcare and education, and jabbed ...

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Corbyn promises to 'unite our four nations' with new bank holidays

Corbyn promises to 'unite our four nations' with new bank holidays

The new bank holidays planned by the Labour Party as part of their election pledges, would be on each nation's patron saint day: St David's on 1 March, St Patrick's on 17 March, St George's on 23 Apri...

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Charity Worker Returns to US After Being Detained in Egypt

White House spokesman Sean Spicer confirmed Friday that Trump had discussed Hijazi's release with Sissi during the Egyptian leader's visit to the White House in early April. USA officials had raised...

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Saudi Arabia cuts deficit by half in first quarter - deputy economy minister

Saudi Arabia's central bank governor said that the Kingdom's foreign currency reserves were healthy, representing 80 percent of GDP, and that the country's trade deficit could drop this year due to a ...

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France begins voting in presidential poll amid high security

Centrist Emmanuel Macron of the independent En Marche party secured the lion's share of votes in Sunday's preliminary election at 23.7 percent, with the far-right's Marine Le Pen of France's National ...

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Possible Shutdown, Health Care Quagmire Awaiting Congress

Trump and the military are again seeking a spending increase in a catchall bill for the rest of the year. The amendment would keep the ACA requirement that insurance plans must cover 10 essential he...

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China, Philippines argue over defense chief's island visit

Such flights will likewise enable us to reach our municipality", Mr. Abella added. He also pointed out that the Chinese have developed the nearby Subi Reef into an island with facilities when the Ph...

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Israel marks Holocaust remembrance day with somber ceremony

Israel marks Holocaust remembrance day with somber ceremony

Netanyahu said the lesson of the Holocaust is that "we must be able to defend ourselves by ourselves against all threats and any enemy". She said these individuals were chosen for ways in which they w...

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North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up US

Mr Pence voiced impatience with the unwillingness of Kim Jong-Un's regime to move towards getting rid of its nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. He said the American commitment to South Korea is...

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Iranian President Rouhani registers to run in May for a second term

All the candidates will be vetted by the Guardian Council, a 12-member panel half selected by the supreme leader and half nominated by the judiciary and approved by parliament. Ahmadinejad described c...

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Nearly 9000 migrants rescued in Mediterranean over weekend - IOM

Nearly 9000 migrants rescued in Mediterranean over weekend - IOM

The migrants, many from Nigeria and Senegal with some from Bangladesh, are among an estimated 20,000 held by criminal gangs in irregular detention centres in Libya, the International Organisation for ...

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Businesses urged to address cyber security amid 'increasing threat'

Businesses urged to address cyber security amid 'increasing threat'

The recent move towards security automation and cyber threat intelligence can play a significant role by filtering out the noise created by unsophisticated and untargeted threats, providing insight to...

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Alt-Right Leader Sparks Protest at Auburn

Alt-Right Leader Sparks Protest at Auburn

But Spencer filed a complaint saying that the school was infringing his rights to free speech. The arrests were made at approximately 6 p.m. after a fight broke out between two middle-aged protestor...

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Saudi Embassy Confirms UK Attacker had been in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Embassy Confirms UK Attacker had been in Saudi Arabia

Earlier, police raided a house in the city of Birmingham , where they arrested a number of people. Two are in a critical condition, and one has life-threatening injuries. Unarmed police constable Kei...

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UK Prime Minister Defends Decision to Seek Snap Election

UK Prime Minister Defends Decision to Seek Snap Election

The Prime Minister easily cleared the hurdle needed under the Fixed Term Parliament Act to bring the poll forward from the scheduled date of 2020. The leaders of the 27 remaining European Union coun...

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How Dortmund bus bomber hoped to make millions

A policeman on a motorcycle escorting the bus suffered trauma from the noise of the blast. The suspect has been charged with attempted murder, causing an explosion and aggravated battery and severe ...

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Applications for US jobless aid rise but remain at low level

Applications for US jobless aid rise but remain at low level

Jobless claims fell by 49,000 to 1.98 million, which marks just the second time over the past eight years that the claims dropped below two million. The Jobless claims have been below 300,000 for 11...

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Russia flexes muscle from Alaska to Japan

Russia flexes muscle from Alaska to Japan

The White House is not concerned over flights by Russian strategic bombers near the U.S. state of Alaska, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said in a briefing on Friday. While such flights are n...

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Pro-pot activists plan to hand out joints outside U.S. Capitol

Pro-pot activists plan to hand out joints outside U.S. Capitol

She said the seven had been arrested after police witnessed them distributing marijuana to passers-by at the intersection of First and Constitution. One of the organizers, Nikolas Schiller , says p...

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Taliban terrorists kill 50 at Afghan military base in Mazar-i-Sharif

Col. John J. Thomas, the CENTCOM spokesman, said Afghan forces killed several attackers in response to the assault that targeted a mosque and dining facility at Camp Shaheen. Officials said around 50 ...

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NewsAlert: Trump attacks Canada's supply management for dairy as unfair to US

NewsAlert: Trump attacks Canada's supply management for dairy as unfair to US

He said this because of the technical barriers kept by U.S to keep dairy industry of Canada out of the market. "Simply put, the USA, and for that matter, for the last couple of years, right around t...

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Singer Cuba Gooding, Sr. found dead in vehicle in Calif.

Singer Cuba Gooding, Sr. found dead in vehicle in Calif.

Reports indicate that the 72-year-old singer died of a drug overdose. Gooding Sr., who sang the 1972 hit ‚à "úEverybody Plays the Fool, ‚à "ù has died". during star ceremony on the Hollywood ...

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Pence Visits Carrier Amid Questions Over Trump's `Armada'

Despite the embarrassing revelation, U.S. vice president Mike Pence warned North Korea not to test the resolve of America's military, promising it would make an "overwhelming and effective" response t...

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Trumps celebrate Easter Egg Roll at White House

Military families, children from local schools and hospitals and the children of White House staff members were in attendance at the event. The event is put on by the First Lady every year and was b...

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US Treasury says China does not manipulate its currency

US Treasury says China does not manipulate its currency

The Treasury Department, in its semiannual report on exchange rates sent to Congress, has not labeled any country as a currency manipulator but it kept six countries on the monitoring list that meri...

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NFL Draft In Philly Will Be Playground For Football Fans

NFL Draft In Philly Will Be Playground For Football Fans

In that article we focused on the difficulties and the opportunities associated with trading up in the NFL Draft. All three of these running backs had over 1,000 yards rushing yards in 2016. Everyone ...

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UK PM May urges parliament to vote for early election

Under the terms of the Fixed-Term Parliaments Act, Mrs May must secure a two-thirds majority of MPs to bring the election forward by three years from the scheduled date of May 2020. Corbyn responded b...

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Pence told Widodo more steps needed on Freeport issue - White House adviser

Pence told Widodo more steps needed on Freeport issue - White House adviser

Pence on Thursday announced Trump would visit Southeast Asia in November for an annual series of regional summits. Auslin said Pence will be more focused on offering Turnbull a roadmap for how the two...

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Babri verdict: Nine things the Supreme Court said

Babri verdict: Nine things the Supreme Court said

Regarding one of the leaders Kalyan Singh, who now enjoys immunity by virtue of holding the post of Governor, the Court directed that charges against him should be framed after he demits the office. T...

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Have stepped aside in the interest of the party: Dinakaran

When J Jayalalithaa died as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, her party, the AIADMK, quickly promoted her live-in aide, VK Sasikala, as its chief. Sasikala's nephew said he was not under compulsion to p...

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