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Large crowds as Australia and New Zealand mark Anzac Day

Some these airmen lost their lives while supporting the jungle fighters and now lie buried in the Chittagong and Comilla war cemeteries. Thousands gathered at a dawn service at Gallipoli have be...

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Donald Trump says he's not scared of a trade war with Canada

For their part, Canadian officials - including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau - have said they will fight back against USA tariffs on softwood lumber and win again, noting that worldwide trade authorit...

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North Korea's capital quiet for army anniversary

Tension on the Korean Peninsula was high on the anniversary, with USA and South Korean missile destroyers also due to hold a live-fire exercise in the western sea on the North Korean border. South Kor...

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Korea stages large-scale artillery drill

Trump told ambassadors from U.N. Security Council members that the status quo in North Korea is "unacceptable" and the council must be prepared to impose additional and stronger sanctions. Experts als...

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Trump Condemns Deniers Of Holocaust, Vows To Fight Anti-Semitism

Holocaust Collection, a tool to help find Holocaust-related records held by the library. He spoke out forcefully against recent incidents of anti-Semitism directed at Jewish in the United States, acro...

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Possible progress on Wisconsin dairy farm crisis

He said Canada was hurting American dairy farmers near the border, from Wisconsin to NY, by blocking dairy exports "and we're not going to put up with it". Some U.S. milk exports, depending on the fat...

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UK's Labour Party vows to ditch May's Brexit plan if elected

UK's Labour Party vows to ditch May's Brexit plan if elected

But if political pundits were desperate for some clear red, white and blue water between. These six districts - five in London and one in Brighton - are theoretically just as winnable for May's party...

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Trump opens the door to delaying funding of border wall

Congress must pass a $1 trillion catch-all spending bill to pay for all agencies of government or trigger a partial shutdown Saturday, which happens to coincide with the 100th day of Trump's preside...

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Ivanka Trump Has Huge Chinese Fan Club Worshiping 'Goddess Ivanka'

The boost in the first daughter's appeal has been such that her Chinese lawyers are now filing several trademark applications in her name in a bid to stop hundreds of copycat Chinese companies cashing...

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U.S. military begins moving THAAD missile defense to South Korea site

Washington and Seoul are deploying the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) battery to counter the threat from North Korea, which is pushing ahead with its ballistic missile programme despite m...

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Hollande warns France against voting for Le Pen

Hollande warns France against voting for Le Pen

Le Pen regularly attacks Macron's links to global finance, calling him the "candidate of the oligarchs". Opinion polls indicate that the business-friendly Mr Macron, who has never held elected off...

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May on course for sweeping UK election win

In an effort to try and win over support from these voters the Party is mulling a plan for a second referendum as part of its election manifesto, the Times has reported. Influential figures like for...

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CIA director Mike Pompeo repeatedly cited WikiLeaks to attack Clinton during campaign

And she also voiced her displeasure with what she calls U.S. President Donald Trump and UK Prime Minister Theresa May's "dysfunctional and unequal" relationship. CIA Director Mike Pompeo last week...

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How new trade talks between US, Canada could impact Vermonters

The softwood lumber dispute sidetracked the British Columbia election campaign today as every party leader pivoted to talk about the impact the new tariff will have on a key industry in the province. ...

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Christy Clark optimistic as BC election approaches halfway mark

But she acknowledged that the race to lead B.C.is far from over. The B.C. Conservatives, who are running just a handful of candidates, have been dropped from the poll, potentially accounting for som...

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Thousands stage ANZAC Day memorials in Australia, New Zealand and Thailand

Australian and New Zealand forces who paid the ultimate sacrifice have been remembered at a moving dawn service . "On this day, one hundred and two years ago, the first troops of the Australian an...

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Former Trump aide Flynn may have broken law, lawmakers say

Chaffetz was accompanied Tuesday by Maryland Democrat and ranking Oversight member Elijah Cummings , who said the committee "should be holding a hearing with General Flynn". "But we can say this: The...

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Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of National Front, for now

The hashtag #SansMoiLe7Mai , which literally means "Without Me on May 7th" was trending to all day on Monday. ( Voter turnout was 77.8 percent, high by US standards but a bit lower than in 2012.) Th...

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What Does President Trump Have To Say About His Reviews?

Trump announced his 100-day plan during an October 22, 2016, campaign rally in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. There was no way that the rank inexperience of Mr. Rasmussen claimed that that it is the on...

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Holocaust deniers an 'accomplice to horrible evil'

Referring to newly released United Nations documents showing that the Allies understood the dire situation of Europe's Jews already in 1942, Netanyahu stressed the importance of a strong Jewish state....

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Demand for Global Bond Markets Retreats After French Elections

While Sunday's results are undoubtedly good news, there remains the fear that a Le Pen loss could potentially worsen the populist backlash in France for the next election. voters to elect Donald Trump...

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Baldwin encourages Perdue to visit Wisconsin dairy farmers

Baldwin encourages Perdue to visit Wisconsin dairy farmers

On the other hand, Canada and the USA have deep, strong, mutually beneficial and interdependent trade interests. Trump may force us to wear them again. Dias has welcomed Trump's move to reopen NAFTA, ...

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Trump officials to detail tax plan

Trump's decision was a swift departure from the noninterventionist "America First" stance he touted throughout the presidential campaign. Is Trump being judged accurately by supporters, opponents ...

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USA vows 'overwhelming' response to N Korea

USA vows 'overwhelming' response to N Korea

Ayrault, who was in China last week and whose country has no diplomatic representation in North Korea, said it appeared that Beijing was increasingly anxious by the behaviour of its neighbour. Pence...

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Canada-US relationship bigger, more important than any one 'irritant,' says PM

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr acknowledged Tuesday that job losses are likely in the offing, saying Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) is standing by to provide essential services. ...

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How fight over Obamacare could shut down the government

Donald Trump's administration continues to push for a vote this week in the House to replace Obamacare, which the president said on Sunday is "in serious trouble". "We want more money for immigration...

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President Trump calls for new United Nations sanctions on North Korea

Some observers expected the nuclear-armed country to honor the anniversary with a sixth nuclear test or missile launch, though neither of those had occurred by evening. "It's important for the DPRK to...

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OAS to hold emergency meeting Wednesday on Venezuela crisis

OAS to hold emergency meeting Wednesday on Venezuela crisis

Four fatalities were adolescents and 437 people had also been injured. The opposition blames Maduro for the unraveling of the once-booming economy. The unrest is Venezuela's worst since 2014 when ...

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US THAAD missiles arrive in Seoul, China not amused

South Korea's Yonhap news agency says six launchers, some intercept missiles and at least one radar have been deployed. South Korea's military said Tuesday that North Korea held major live-fire dr...

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Far-right contender Le Pen advocates French food

Far-right contender Le Pen advocates French food

She told French TV she wanted to be above party politics, saying: "Tonight, I am no longer the president of the National Front". Macron and Le Pen are offering two radically different paths to rec...

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