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India ranks lower than Pakistan and Bangladesh in UN's World Happiness Report

India ranks lower than Pakistan and Bangladesh in UN's World Happiness Report

The report noted: "By choosing to produce its oil slowly, and investing the proceeds for the future rather than spending them in the present, Norway has insulated itself from the boom and bust cycle o...

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Singapore falls 4 spots in World Happiness Report to 26th

Singapore falls 4 spots in World Happiness Report to 26th

That's despite the United Nations Human Rights office chastising the country a year ago for " ineffective " measures to reduce homicides, as well as " extrajudicial killings " and " excessive use ...

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Auburn QB Tyler Queen Announces Decision To Transfer

Auburn QB Tyler Queen Announces Decision To Transfer

He redshirted the majority of the 2015 season due after undergoing elbow surgery similar to Tommy John, spent the spring and summer leading up to the 2016 season on a "pitch count" and and appeared ...

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One dead after multiple transport collision, chemical spill on Highway 401

One dead after multiple transport collision, chemical spill on Highway 401

Meville was driving the same tractor trailer that the chemical came from. A chain reaction of collisions followed. Barr says one of the transport trucks was leaking a toxic substance, but she could ...

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Pakistanis More Happy Than Indians

Pakistanis More Happy Than Indians

Denmark, Iceland, Switzerland, Finland, Netherlands, Canada, New Zealand, Australia and Sweden rounded out the top ten countries. The five least happy countries were Rwanda, Syria, Tanzania, Burun...

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World Bank announces $57bln financing for Africa

World Bank announces $57bln financing for Africa

A major chunk of the money-coming to $45 billion- comes from International Development Association or IDA. Authorities of the World Bank said that financing for the Sub-Saharan region is inclusive o...

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Israel ranked the world's 11th happiest country

Israel ranked the world's 11th happiest country

That's just.02 "steps" higher than those in the second happiest country, Denmark, whose denizens ranked their own levels at 7.52. These factors include the country's perception of corruption, life exp...

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Gowdy Presses Comey On Intelligence Community Leaks

Gowdy Presses Comey On Intelligence Community Leaks

In one tweet , Trump wrote: "The Democrats made up and pushed the Russian story as an excuse for running a awful campaign". Such is the power of a couple of blasts of 140 characters or less from th...

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Emirates says United States electronics restrictions to last months

A U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) spokeswoman termed that date "a placeholder for review" of the rule. The policy applies to any device larger than a "commonly available smartphone" - suc...

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Woman tried to cross border, pot hidden inside her body

Woman tried to cross border, pot hidden inside her body

The bust happened at the World Trade Bridge, when CBP officers became suspicious of a refrigerated tractor trailer trying to cross. According to the CBP release officers found a small amount of metham...

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Erdogan has no conscience and turns Turkey into jail

Erdogan has no conscience and turns Turkey into jail

The PYD's armed wing, the YPG, is the main United States ally in the war against Islamic State in Syria, but Turkey also views this organization as a terrorist group. However, he added that "we can al...

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Prithviraj is the most wanted criminal in 'Naam Shabana'

Prithviraj is the most wanted criminal in 'Naam Shabana'

The flick is a spin-off of the 2015 hit, Baby . For the promotion of her movie, Taapsee Pannu looked great in a printed outfit while co-star Akshay Kumar was seen in a casual full sleeved t-shirt a...

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Mexico drops slightly in happiness report

Mexico drops slightly in happiness report

The picture shows Bergen - the country's second-largest city. The ranking is made in the fifth World Happiness Report , which was released at a United Nations event celebrating the International Da...

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Thailand, Philippines affirm commitment to maintaining regional peace and stability

Thailand, Philippines affirm commitment to maintaining regional peace and stability

Duterte said his "reproductive and fruitful" dialogue with Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha also resulted in the potential military cooperation between the two countries, in a bid to ad...

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North Korea hails 'new birth' of its rocket power

North Korea hails 'new birth' of its rocket power

The test was conducted as U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was in China on a swing through Asia that has been closely focused on concerns over how to deal with Pyongyang's nuclear and missile pr...

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United Nations expert fears Myanmar trying to depopulate Rohingya areas

United Nations expert fears Myanmar trying to depopulate Rohingya areas

Speaking to reporters after her council appearance, Lee said she believed support for a Commission of Inquiry was tepid, including within the EU. Lee questioned then to what extent the investigation...

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United Kingdom inflation rises to 2.3pct in February

United Kingdom inflation rises to 2.3pct in February

Investors also highlighted the significant pick-up in so-called core inflation, which excludes volatile prices such as food and fuel. What's more, both have recorded a dramatic rise in the cost of l...

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Anna Wintour's Daughter Is Engaged to Franca Sozzani's Son

Anna Wintour's Daughter Is Engaged to Franca Sozzani's Son

Bee Shaffer's husband-to-be has Anna Wintour's tick of approval. A Vogue spokesperson has since confirmed the happy news to Daily Mail Online. Shaffer, 29 and Carrozzini, 34, may be two of th...

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Russian Federation invites USA to talks on Afghanistan

Russian Federation invites USA to talks on Afghanistan

Some 8,400 USA troops are now deployed in Afghanistan, performing counter-terrorism operations against insurgents and training the Afghan army. Citing a deadly attack this month on a military hospit...

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North Korea's latest missile launch 'FAILS' just hours after chilling USA warning

North Korea's latest missile launch 'FAILS' just hours after chilling USA warning

North Korea has launched mostly Scud and Rodong-class missiles from the Wonsan test site. Earlier this month, Pyongyang fired off four ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan, reportedly reaching w...

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Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid dispute: LK Advani welcomes Supreme Court's observation

Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid dispute: LK Advani welcomes Supreme Court's observation

The Allahabad High Court had ruled a three-way division of the disputed land - one third for the Sunni Waqf Board, one third for the Nirmohi Akhara and one third to the party for "Ram Lalla". This dec...

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North Korea has doubled size of uranium-enrichment facility, says United Nations inspector

North Korea has doubled size of uranium-enrichment facility, says United Nations inspector

It has deployed hundreds of missiles capable of reachingJapan, South Korea and US bases on Guam and showed a willingness to employ biological or chemical weapons when it allegedly ordered the assassin...

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Canada-wide warrant to be issued for man accused of killing stepson

Canada-wide warrant to be issued for man accused of killing stepson

Catharines. Gavin would not release the condition of the child and said police had not confirmed the relationship of the child to Friday's investigation. Despite tips and reported sightings of Kuije...

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Neil Gorsuch Confirmation Hearings Begin

Neil Gorsuch Confirmation Hearings Begin

Franken accused the nominee of "siding with corporations over workers, corporations over consumers, and corporations over women's health". Now, she said , it is the committee's task "to determine w...

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Natural disaster hits Indonesia's Bali island, but no casualties

Natural disaster hits Indonesia's Bali island, but no casualties

The quake, which had an epicentre about 10 kilometres from Denpasar and a depth of about 118km, hit just after 7am on Wednesday, local time. The quake hit near Denpasar, the Indonesia Tsunami Early ...

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White House: Trump's golfing is work, unlike Obama's golfing, which was scandalous

White House: Trump's golfing is work, unlike Obama's golfing, which was scandalous

FBI Director James Comey is publicly confirming for the first time that the FBI is investigating Russia's efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. "We need to do a thorough investigatio...

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Czechs saw off rhino horns as precaution after France attack

Czechs saw off rhino horns as precaution after France attack

A kilo (2.2 pounds) of rhino horn fetched 51,000 euros ($53,900) on the black market in 2015, the French zoo said in a statement . Horns are often trimmed for health and safety reasons, and also grow...

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ISIS Claims US-Led Coalition Killed Thousands In Mosul

ISIS Claims US-Led Coalition Killed Thousands In Mosul

The propaganda wing of the Islamic State has released a video purporting to show USA -led coalition air strikes on residential areas in the city of Mosul , and the toll those strikes have had on the ...

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Icy conditions on Leitrim roads this morning

Icy conditions on Leitrim roads this morning

Traffic ground to a standstill at many locations because of heavy snow and high winds and speed restrictions were put in place during the morning rush-hour on Tuesday. On the high ground the showers h...

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Tomi Lahren suspended from The Blaze

Tomi Lahren suspended from The Blaze

Regarding the calls for her sacking, he said: "That's not for you to call, that's not appropriate to be discussed on the radio". She attempted to clarify her statements in the wake of the controvers...

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