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Delhi Congress ex-chief Arvinder Singh Lovely quits party, joins BJP

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) released its manifesto for the upcoming municipal polls on Wednesday, promising to give a push to the cleanliness drive in the national Capital and complete eradication of co...

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PM Modi announces credit of $4.5 billion to Bangladesh

PM Modi announces credit of $4.5 billion to Bangladesh

Ties that have been forged in blood and generations of kinship. "That actually reduces our vulnerability", said Abdur Rashid, Executive Director of the Institute of Conflict, Law and Development Studi...

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Pence Says Washington Will 'Reform' FTA with S

Pence Says Washington Will 'Reform' FTA with S

South Korea moved to downplay Pence's remarks, with a government official in charge of trade matters noting the comments were directed at an audience of US business executives. President Donald Trump ...

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No lack of political will, perhaps there is extra: PM Modi

No lack of political will, perhaps there is extra: PM Modi

After becoming the Prime Minister of the country, Modi has been communicating directly to the masses through his Twitter account which has 29.3 million followers. Modi's pitch will include the need ...

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NHL Playoffs 2017, Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Columbus Blue Jackets Game 4

Pittsburgh then closed within one at 16:24 of the second when Hainsey scored his first goal of the series on a shot from the boards that went between the legs of teammate Bryan Rust and found its wa...

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Anti-Government Protests Continue in Venezuela

Anti-Government Protests Continue in Venezuela

Some of the residents took to the streets to support the government. "It's time for the armed forces to realise that they're protecting corrupt leaders and not the Venezuelan people", said opposit...

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ISIS fighters killed by MOAB United States Army

ISIS fighters killed by MOAB United States Army

Those in favor of the attack said the MOAB was the only way to dismantle the cave complex, landmines and tunnels. "This was the right weapon against the right target", Gen. Unlike penetration bombs ...

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Park Geun-hye: Ex-South Korean president charged in corruption probe

South Korean prosecutors indicted former President Park Geun-hye on Monday as they wrapped up a six-month probe into the corruption and influence-peddling scandal that brought her down last month. P...

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Pro-IS note said to be found near Paris gunman

Pro-IS note said to be found near Paris gunman

After Islamic State claimed responsibility for the Champs Elysée shooting, and identified the attacker as "Abu Yousif the Belgian", some media outlets reported a Belgian connection involving a suppo...

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Jewish Le Pen Voter Blames Government For Paris Attack

Jewish Le Pen Voter Blames Government For Paris Attack

Meanwhile, France says it is tightening security for the presidential election after an April 20 terrorist attack killed a police officer in Paris. Former President Barack Obama has also gotten ...

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US 'Mother of All Bombs' Strike in Afghanistan Kills Over 80 Militants

US 'Mother of All Bombs' Strike in Afghanistan Kills Over 80 Militants

The MOAB is the most powerful non-nuclear device ever created by the United States and has never previously been deployed against a foreign enemy, MediaITE reported. The United States is also investig...

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Jason Chaffetz announces he won't run for office in 2018

Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the chair of the powerful House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, announced Wednesday he would not seek reelection in 2018. "Serving is an honor and a privi...

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Trump Says No US Military Role in Libya

Grappling with other national security concerns, Trump said he did not see a role for the U.S.in Libya, adding that the U.S. President Donald Trump greets Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni as...

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Surge in bets for Jeremy Corbyn to be the next prime minister

LONDON , April 21 A lawmaker from Britain's opposition Labour Party publicly admitted that the party is not trying to win a snap election that Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May called for J...

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Pyongyang shows off submarine-launched missiles, using China-made trucks

JAPAN Pence puts Japan on notice that Washington wants results "in the near future" from talks it hopes will open markets to USA goods, adding that the dialogue could lead to negotiations on a two-way...

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In his own words: Text of Trump's latest complaints about Canadian trade

Henderson, whose family has operated a dairy farm in the Ventnor area since 1868, said supply-management allows Canadian dairy farmers to compete against their subsidized American counterparts. But Da...

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USS Carl Vinson was sent to Indian Ocean, not Korean Peninsula

USS Carl Vinson was sent to Indian Ocean, not Korean Peninsula

The presence of the U.S. carrier strike group, and the threat of a United States military strike on North Korea , had weighed heavily on Chinese minds and in the media there. Newly hosted by Benari P...

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MPs set to approve May's June 8 election plan

MPs set to approve May's June 8 election plan

Brexit negotiations will start as planned in June, after Britons vote in a snap general election, the European Union said on Wednesday. "That would be in nobody's interest", May said. May dismisse...

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Trump calls Swedish PM to offer his condolences

Trump calls Swedish PM to offer his condolences

He added that the truck "drove straight into the Ahlens entrance". The beer company that owned the lorry said it was hijacked while making a delivery to a restaurant. The suspect had been denied per...

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Pence says US won't negotiate directly with North Korea - for now

Defence expert Tosh Minohara of Kobe University said: "America's sword is still in the scabbard and hasn't been drawn yet". The four most important words Pence has said on his Asia trip so far wer...

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2000 homes evacuated in southwest Florida amid brush fires

2000 homes evacuated in southwest Florida amid brush fires

The American Red Cross was on the scene and opened a shelter at First Presbyterian Church in Lake Wales to house residents displaced by the fire. Fire Rescue personnel were still assessing damage la...

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New England Patriots Fire Back at NY Times Over White House Photo

New England Patriots Fire Back at NY Times Over White House Photo

Last year, he called football "soft" for a changed concussion policy to protect players from lasting brain damage. The famously gregarious footballer was at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue on Wednesday for...

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'John: 316' allegedly written on Hernandez's forehead when he was found dead

'John: 316' allegedly written on Hernandez's forehead when he was found dead

Baez says the Medical Examiner's Office is holding Hernandez's brain "illegally" against the family's wishes. "The family of Aaron Hernandez made a decision to donate his brain to CTE studies to pos...

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First execution in Arkansas race to use up lethal injection drugs

First execution in Arkansas race to use up lethal injection drugs

Most lethal injections occurred without mishaps, but a series of botched executions using midazolam and other drugs in which the executed apparently suffered raised legal challenges the Eighth Amendme...

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Turkey reforms don't make me dictator: Erdogan

Turkey reforms don't make me dictator: Erdogan

We can say that the people didn't support changes wholeheartedly. The opposition has been particularly incensed by a last-minute move from the YSK to accept ballot documents in envelopes without an ...

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ISIS Members Killed in Mosul in 4 Days: Iraqi Army

The advance has hardly moved for more than a month, though, as the militants are holding out in the densely populated Old City in western Mosul, where tanks and heavy vehicles are not able to operate ...

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European Union says ready to welcome back United Kingdom if it decides to stay

Meanwhile, the prime minister is likely to have a stronger hand at home: opinion polls suggest the election will hand May a bigger parliamentary majority. Her plan comes as the main opposition Labour ...

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Digging through the Caps' Game 4 history for signs of hope

Digging through the Caps' Game 4 history for signs of hope

ET; NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports 2, CSN-DC). Can the Toronto Maple Leafs holds off the Washington Capitals at home when the two teams meet up tonight at 7PM ET in Game 3 of their series? His linemate Alex...

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Sean Spicer offered training sessions on Holocaust

While discussing the nerve gas attack allegedly carried out by the Syrian regime, Mr Spicer told reporters that Hitler "didn't even sink to using chemical weapons". "I was trying to draw a distinction...

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British Parliament backs Theresa May's plan for June 8 snap election

They voted 522 to 13 to authorise an early poll, with the Prime Minister easily securing the support of two-thirds of MPs required to dissolve Parliament and bring the election forward from the sche...

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