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Mike Pence says United States will honour refugee deal

Conditions in the camps are rough, defined by neglect, privation, and disease, according to human rights observers. US Vice President Mike Pence (L) meets with Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Tur...

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China warned N.Korea of sanctions after any nuclear test

China warned N.Korea of sanctions after any nuclear test

President Donald Trump is now engaged in a match of escalating rhetoric and even military posturing with Kim Jong Un. "We'd love to solve things diplomatically but it's very hard". Susan Thornton, a...

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CRPF trooper injured, one attacker arrested

CRPF trooper injured, one attacker arrested

Officials identified the arrested militant as Muneeb Ahmad Malla of Reshipora Behibagh Kulgam. "I caught one militant and the other one escaped", CRPF official deployed at the bank said. In October ...

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Arkansas Board of Health approves marijuana-user rules

Arkansas Board of Health approves marijuana-user rules

The department expects to issue permits by the end of June. The permit review involves making sure the applications are complete and can be read electronically and includes a process to score applic...

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Ivanka Trump was forced to defend Donald Trump in G20 Women's Summit

During her first worldwide outing as a White House advisor, the first daughter argued her father was "a tremendous champion of supporting families". "You're the first daughter of the United States a...

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Erdogan: 'Fresh page' for US relations with Trump

The PKK is a named terrorist organization by Turkey , the USA, and the EU. The May summit between Erdogan and Trump, their first face-to-face encounter as heads of state, is a chance to mend a rela...

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Trump Commemorates Holocaust Remembrance Day

Trump's speech at the event, which was sponsored by the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, was met with a mocking response from Stosh Cotler, CEO of Bend the Arc Jewish Action. The White House's state...

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Canadian PM answers Trump's criticism of dairy industry

Canadian PM answers Trump's criticism of dairy industry

Dozens of dairy farmers are losing a market for ultra-filtered milk due to a new Canadian trade policy taking effect May 1. Trump said it has put farmers in Wisconsin and NY state out of business. dai...

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North Korea stages large-scale artillery drill as U.S

North Korea stages large-scale artillery drill as U.S

Xi's phone call with Trump came amid signs Pyongyang could soon conduct its sixth nuclear test explosion since 2006, or the latest in a rapid series of missile tests, further advancing its ambitions o...

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President Trump Says a 'Major Conflict' With North Korea Is Possible

First the Trump administration said on Thursday that it wants to focus a "burst" of economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea. In his Oval Office interview with Reuters , Trump offered an ass...

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Trump Administration Wants North Korea At Negotiating Table On Nuclear Weapons

He condemned "in the strongest terms" North Korea's repeated defiance of U.N. Security Council demands to halt its nuclear and missile programs. But Harris said it's not a matter of if but when. The...

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General transportation strike brings much of Brazil to halt

General transportation strike brings much of Brazil to halt

Later in the morning, some metro lines and trains began offering service. The access road to airports in Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia were temporarily blocked by protesters but, barring some delays a...

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Pope Francis Gives TED Talk Urging 'Revolution of Tenderness'

He concluded his talk: "We all need each other". Francis in his message said the world "torn by blind violence" needs "courageous people able to learn from the past to build a future without closing...

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Israeli PM: German FM crossed line; Berlin defends NGO talks

Replying to the question about the scandal that erupted following Netanyahu's decision to shun Gabriel, Toner said that while not passing judgement on "who the Prime Minister of Israel decides to meet...

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Chance of 'major conflict' with N Korea

Woo said the trade ministry was trying to confirm the details of the media reports on Trump's remarks. The council has imposed six sets of sanctions on North Korea - two of which were adopted a ye...

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South Korea rejects Donald Trump's demand to pay for Thaad missile system

China, the only major ally of North Korea , has been increasingly uncomfortable in recent months about its neighbor's pursuit of nuclear weapons and long-range ballistic missiles in violation on Unit...

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Israel not to engage in talks with Palestinians on hunger strike: Minister

On Saturday, Amnesty International that "Israel's decades-long policy of detaining Palestinians from the occupied West Bank and Gaza in prisons inside Israel and depriving them of regular family visit...

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Afghan Taliban Announce Spring Offensive, 2 US Troops Killed in Fighting ISIS

The Afghan Taliban announce the start of their "spring offensive", saying they would target foreign forces in their country. The Taliban dubbed this year's offensive "Operation Mansour", named for t...

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The Pentagon Is Officially Investigating Michael Flynn Over Foreign Payments

At the same time, documents released by a senior Democrat on a House oversight committee showed Mr Flynn was warned by authorities after he retired from the military in 2014 not to take foreign go...

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Sanchez throw-in reaction not embarrassing, insists Wenger

Wenger's side now 14 points off second-placed Tottenham and with six games left of the season, Arsenal look set to finish below their fierce rivals for the first time in more than 20 years. And Weng...

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Marine Le Pen Calls For Ban On Ritual Slaughter

Marine Le Pen Calls For Ban On Ritual Slaughter

In the French election, the campaign of far-right candidate Marine Le Pen was closely followed as it was in the same fiercely nationalist and separatist tradition as that of Trump in the USA and B...

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EU's Tusk says UK must settle 'people, money and Ireland' first

Often divided on key issues from refugees to the financial crisis, the European Union nations said no major questions were left for the leaders during Saturday's summit as the negotiations with Brit...

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West Bank and Gaza shutdown in support of Palestinian prisoners

Medical institutions and high schools did not participate in the general strike. Rallies are planned in all West Bank cities, processing towards protest tents. About 6,500 Palestinians are now detai...

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BJP sweeps MCD, AAP comes distant second with 48 seats

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted: "Grateful to the people of Delhi for the faith in BJP". His repeated emphasis on loyalty comes at a time when voices of dissent are getting louder within the pa...

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France's Macron would formalize first lady role

After the hate-fuelled votes in favour of Brexit and Donald Trump, the world's attention anxiously turned to the first round of the French presidential election on Sunday (April 23). Gone is the sense...

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President Trump, Italian prime minister speak at White House

President Trump, Italian prime minister speak at White House

Gentiloni and Trudeau on the other hand were keen to display their support for free trade and open borders, including the Canada-EU free trade pact, amid growing populist opposition. "I do not see a r...

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Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam

Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam

Pope Francis arrives in Cairo on Friday hoping to mend ties with Islamic religious leaders just as Egypt's ancient Christian community faces unprecedented pressure from Islamic State militants who hav...

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Macedonia says 77 injured in unrest

Macedonia says 77 injured in unrest

Footage from the scene showed chairs being thrown as fistfights broke out in the parliamentary press room, while Zoran Zaev, leader of the opposition Social Democrats (SDSM), had blood running down hi...

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BLOW: Boris Johnson's sister has joined the Lib Dems

The US launched a cruise missile strike on a Syrian regime air base this month after Assad allegedly killed scores of people in a sarin gas attack on a rebel-held area in Idlib province. The Prime Min...

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Spieth and Palmer Share Lead at Zurich

Spieth and Palmer Share Lead at Zurich

Born in the United States and turning 19 on Saturday, Ruffels is the son of former Australian professional tennis player Ray Ruffels. "We hit a lot of greens and we were able to roll a few in". "It'll...

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