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NSCN(IM) talks: Muivah's claim triggers protests in Assam

NSCN(IM) talks: Muivah's claim triggers protests in Assam

As per reports that the NSCN (IM) supremo T.Muivah that the core issue of the ' greater Nagalim' was to integrate parts of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur but the closely guarded Naga Peace Accord h...

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Saudi Arabia says London attacker not on security radar there

Saudi Arabia says London attacker not on security radar there

The embassy expressed its condolences to Britain, writing, "Saudi Arabia continues to stand with the United Kingdom during this hard time and reaffirms its commitment to continue its work with the Uni...

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House GOP Pulls ACA Replacement Bill

House GOP Pulls ACA Replacement Bill

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said the Republican bill would have resulted in 24 million additional uninsured people in a decade. Democrats cheered the legislative failure as one buoye...

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PM Modi says 'glad to see' most female MLAs in UP

PM Modi says 'glad to see' most female MLAs in UP

The report further says that out of the 402 newly elected MLAs analysed, 322 or 80 per cent are crorepatis. A total of 50 MLAs have declared liabilities of Rs 1 crore and above. The study said that 83...

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Iraq civilians killed in west Mosul offensive

Iraq civilians killed in west Mosul offensive

That's an enormous toll, of course, but is reported from several sources telling largely the same story, including that a single U.S. airstrike against a large building full of civilians in Mosul kil...

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Last photo of Westminster hero PC Palmer emerges as fourth victim named

Last photo of Westminster hero PC Palmer emerges as fourth victim named

Palmer was one of five victims who lost their lives in the vicious auto and knife attack. The assailant was shot dead by armed officers. "I asked the officer if a photo was OK", Martin told CNN ....

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Fatal Officer Shooting Shuts Down Metro Station in Boyle Heights

Fatal Officer Shooting Shuts Down Metro Station in Boyle Heights

The officers drove toward the sound of gunfire and encountered a suspect, according to the news release. "When they attempted to stop him an Officer-Involved-Shooting occurred", the Los Angeles Police...

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120-foot-long escape tunnel found under Mexican prison

120-foot-long escape tunnel found under Mexican prison

Authorities say inmates essentially controlled parts of the prison and used the shacks to cover a tunnel which they dug. The tunnel was more than 16ft deep beneath the prison in Ciudad Victoria acco...

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Amid impeachment rap vs him, Duterte vows to stay in 'right path'

Amid impeachment rap vs him, Duterte vows to stay in 'right path'

Me, I don't mind the - I don't even answer the challenges and the charges. The "Impeach VP Leni Team" argues that the video message of Vice President Leni Robredo about the government's war on drugs...

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London ISIS attack: Investigation on to find more terror links

London ISIS attack: Investigation on to find more terror links

The shell-shocked dad said they'd have been walking down Westminster Bridge as Masood drove his auto on to the pavement and mowed down dozens of people. No coordination has been discovered between the...

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Trump Pulls Vote On Obamacare Repeal In Devastating Setback

Trump Pulls Vote On Obamacare Repeal In Devastating Setback

We had no votes from the Democrats. Though the bill had been struggling to muster support for weeks, opposed by hard-line anti-Obamacare holdouts and by Republicans whose constituents would suffer, ...

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President Adds NBC, ABC to 'Fake News' List

President Adds NBC, ABC to 'Fake News' List

During a hearing Monday in front of the committee, FBI Director James Comey confirmed that the bureau had been investigating potential ties between the Trump campaign and the Russian government sinc...

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Healthcare failure a major embarrassment for Trump

Healthcare failure a major embarrassment for Trump

Trump additionally tweeted his intention to take action on health care at the start of his presidency as far back as February 2016 when he wrote, "We will immediately repeal and replace ObamaCare - ...

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Intruder arrested after breaching White House grounds

Intruder arrested after breaching White House grounds

He reportedly is being charged and could make an initial appearance in D.C. Superior Court on Saturday on a charge of unlawful entry. The Post reported Tran has no prior criminal record or history w...

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Royal troll: Middle Eastern airline Royal Jordanian pokes fun at laptop ban

Royal troll: Middle Eastern airline Royal Jordanian pokes fun at laptop ban

The airports in West Asia that are on the list of 10 airports identified by the Donald Trump administration for the ban are among those that are used frequently by Indians travelling to the United Sta...

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Only Parliament has right to decide on pension of ex-MPs: Government

Only Parliament has right to decide on pension of ex-MPs: Government

In an apparent message to the judiciary, the government told Lok Sabha Friday it is Parliament's sacrosanct right to fix allowances and pension of its members. He said the image of the MPs was being s...

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Lalu Prasad injured as stage of 'Yagya Sthal' in Patna collapses

Lalu Prasad injured as stage of 'Yagya Sthal' in Patna collapses

As Yadav walked towards his seat, the temporary structure collapsed, throwing the 68-year-old to the ground. Overcrowding on the stage was the reason behind the incident, said police. "Lalu Prasad i...

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Top US General Suspects Russia Is Now Aiding The Taliban In Afghanistan

Top US General Suspects Russia Is Now Aiding The Taliban In Afghanistan

Qahraman said, referring to Afghanistan's second-largest city. The statement further added that the brigade of the 215 Maiwand Corps is still based in Sangin as the district is active and there ...

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For whom did Irom Sharmila fight all these years

For whom did Irom Sharmila fight all these years

But her personality is not that of a typical politician. "Thanks all for the support". It will be a very lonely 45th Birthday for Irom Sharmila. Her being a woman may also have been a factor for h...

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'Carlos the Jackal,' 1970s extremist, faces Paris trial

'Carlos the Jackal,' 1970s extremist, faces Paris trial

The nickname "Carlos the Jackal" came from a fictional terrorist in the novel by Frederick Forsyth, The Day of the Jackal , which was turned into a film. In a separate report, the Agence France Press...

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US Secretary of State Tillerson to skip meeting of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation foreign ministers

US Secretary of State Tillerson to skip meeting of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation foreign ministers

News of Tillerson's decision comes after an icy meeting between Mr. Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday - one followed by a Trump tweet accusing Germany of owing "vast sums to North ...

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At least six injured in India's ammunition factory explosions

At least six injured in India's ammunition factory explosions

At least 20 people were injured and as many as 50 fire tenders have rushed to the spot where people are feared trapped. Reportedly, near about 25 blasts triggered a huge fire that engulfed Khamaria ...

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Trump Calls for 'Bipartisan' Health-Care Bill After GOP Yanks Obamacare Replacement

Trump Calls for 'Bipartisan' Health-Care Bill After GOP Yanks Obamacare Replacement

If the GOP plays it smart, a continuing campaign highlighting the disasters of Obamacare, complete with victums, would lead up to a real plan for reform resting on a systemic, not incremental change...

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TV ads prematurely thank congressmen for repealing Obamacare

TV ads prematurely thank congressmen for repealing Obamacare

Ironically, several of the representatives being thanked-including Virginia Representative Barbara Comstock, whose ad is viewable above, had publicly pulled support for Ryan's bill earlier today . Wh...

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Led Mosul airstrike may have killed over 100 civilians

Led Mosul airstrike may have killed over 100 civilians

Aid agencies say as many as 600,000 civilians remain in the western half of Mosul. The head of the Mosul District Council said more than 500 civilians were killed in fighting over the past week al...

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Battle To Retake Mosul Continues After Months Of Fighting

Battle To Retake Mosul Continues After Months Of Fighting

That would be an terrible lot of human shields, of course, and there wouldn't be much point of stashing them inside buildings where the USA forces clearly either didn't know where they were or didn't ...

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U.S. investigating Mosul strikes said to have killed civilians

U.S. investigating Mosul strikes said to have killed civilians

The Iraqi Defence Ministry has provided no immediate comment. Col. John J. Thomas, a spokesman for Central Command, told The New York Times officials were seeking to determine whether the Mosul ...

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Sweet: Trump blames Dems, but Obamacare now his problem

Sweet: Trump blames Dems, but Obamacare now his problem

The changes to the ACA's market reforms had been previously been thought off the table, due to the Senate's procedural rules, until leadership said Wednesday that there was new information that made...

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North talks: Brokenshire says common ground between parties

North talks: Brokenshire says common ground between parties

If an agreement is not reached by Monday's deadline the Secretary of State James Brokenshire is legally obliged to call another Assembly election. "The British government's failure to seriously enga...

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Bryant orders more emergency budget cuts, dips into savings

Bryant orders more emergency budget cuts, dips into savings

Bryant, a Republican, announced Friday afternoon that he was cutting $20 million from the state's $6.3 billion budget and withdrawing another $39 million from the state's savings account to cover shor...

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