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North Korean medium-range missile test fails, United States says

With speculation mounting that the North is preparing to conduct a sixth nuclear test, he sent an aircraft carrier-led strike group to the Korean peninsula. Mr Trump said that the attack "crossed many...

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Teen parents on the run with three-day-old baby

Teen parents on the run with three-day-old baby

There are concerns for the welfare of the three children after the young parents didn't formally discharge from Nepean Hospital when they walked out in the early hours of Thursday. The child's grandpa...

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Atletico Madrid penalty was 'guess' by referee- Leicester boss

Atletico Madrid penalty was 'guess' by referee- Leicester boss

He said: "I could see what was about to happen so I said, 'let's go and get something to eat.' Sure enough about 10 minutes later it was tear gas and 'whack, whack whack.' We didn't see rubber bullets...

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Opposition calls for Turkish vote annulment after Erdogan wins powers

Tana de Zuleta of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, which monitored the vote, said the ballot decision undermined important safeguards against fraud and contradicted Turkey's ow...

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Gorsuch OK'd as new justice

Gorsuch OK'd as new justice

This isn't just a monumental win for the conservative movement, this is a monumental win for the American people. Democrats are seeking payback for the Republicans' inappropriate refusal to give Pre...

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With Xi out of US, Chinese media slam Trump

China and USA are differed in their policy responses on North Korea. North Korea on Sunday condemned the USA bombing in Syria as an "absolutely unacceptable aggression" against a sovereign state and...

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India Again Warns Pakistan Against Executing Kulbhushan Jadhav

India Again Warns Pakistan Against Executing Kulbhushan Jadhav

Pakistan has also denied consular access to him which the MEA said proves that he is innocent and Pakistan has no evidence against him. Jadhav was "arrested" on March 3 past year by Pakistani securi...

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Japan PM urges NKorea to stop missiles

The national security adviser said the latest failed test "fits into a pattern of provocative and destabilizing and threatening behavior on the part of the North Korean regime". Analysts have said c...

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Pence makes surprise stop to demilitarised zone during Korea trip

Ahead of Pence's arrival, North Korea's vice foreign minister told The Associated Press in an interview that Trump was the culprit of escalating tensions through his tweets and expansion of mili...

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US Senate set to approve Trump's conservative Supreme Court pick

US Senate set to approve Trump's conservative Supreme Court pick

The vote is expected at 11:30 a.m. EDT (1530 GMT) on Friday. They have praised Gorsuch as one of the brightest legal minds in the country and have seen the thoughtful approach he took while serving on...

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MPs call for Syrian president's wife to lose British citizenship

MPs call for Syrian president's wife to lose British citizenship

Tom Brake , a Liberal Democrat member of Parliament, on April 16 accused Asma al-Assad of using her global profile to defend "a barbarous regime". British Members of Parliament are calling on London...

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Erdogan Supporters Hunt Down Protesters After Referendum Win

That triggered strong criticism from the main opposition People's Republican Party, which said the decision caused a serious legitimacy problem in the referendum . The president struck a conciliatory...

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Top Trinamool leaders booked in Narada case

Top Trinamool leaders booked in Narada case

The name of all 12 Trinamool leaders and state ministers seen in the tape including Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Mukul Roy, state Transport Minister Subhendu Adhikari, Kolkata Mayor and Fire Se...

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GOP hangs on to Kansas seat in special election

GOP hangs on to Kansas seat in special election

The Kansas election was the first of four special elections to fill seats in the House of Representatives - where Republicans now hold a 237-193 majority - to replace Republicans who took top jobs i...

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Srinagar: Why did ECI not take centre's advise on postponement

Officials believe around 300 people were injured in the clashes between civilians and security forces . As per Election Commission, the level of violence in Kashmir during the polls included stone ...

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United Kingdom minister voices support for Gibraltar in Madrid talks

United Kingdom minister voices support for Gibraltar in Madrid talks

The row over Gibraltar illustrates how swiftly the United Kingdom's influence has declined since the June 23 Brexit vote - in this case in Spain's favour - and how issues perceived by European Un...

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Pence addresses troops on N. Korea 'provocation'

Pence addresses troops on N. Korea 'provocation'

A North Korean missile exploded during launch Sunday from the country's east coast, USA and South Korean officials said, a high-profile failure that comes as a powerful US aircraft carrier approaches ...

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North Korean official: Pyongyang ready for war if Trump wants it

North Korean official: Pyongyang ready for war if Trump wants it

Washington and Seoul deny that, but reports that exercises have included "decapitation strikes" aimed at the North's leadership have fanned Pyongyang's anger. They confirmed they would make every ef...

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Japan says North Korea may have missiles equipped with sarin gas

That is kind of the deterrence we need to have", Abe said. North Korea appears to be taking an aggressive posture after the USA bombed Syria last week. -South Korea wargames now underway and recent ...

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Mike Pence begins Korea visit amid growing tension over North's missile test

North Korea's failed missile test highlighted what one Republican Senator said is the first true test of the Trump presidency. The national security adviser said the latest failed test "fits into a ...

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N Korea behaviour 'can't continue', Trump advisor warns after missile test

After a two-month policy review, officials settled on a policy dubbed "maximum pressure and engagement", USA officials said Friday. "(The election) could lead to a shift in alliances, shift in polic...

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Donald Trump Says NATO is 'No Longer Obsolete,' Reversing on Campaign Claim

Just over a week ago President Trump hinted at his recent reversals of several campaign promises. We must not be trapped by the exhausted thinking that so many have, but apply new solutions to face ne...

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North Korean test missile 'fizzles' hours before Pence arrives in South

His 10-day tour of Asia comes as tensions grow in the wake of North Korea's latest missile test. While Pence was aboard Air Force Two flying over the Bering Sea, a North Korean missile exploded d...

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China urges return to negotiations over N. Korea

Russia's foreign minister says he hopes the USA will not take unilateral action against North Korea as it did recently in Syria. "But the era of strategic patience is over", Pence said. Sinpo, where...

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Iran's President Rouhani to run for second term

Thirty women registered on the first day alone, but they are blocked from running on constitutional grounds.President Rouhani's time in office has often been marred by conflicts with hardliners who op...

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North Korea Could Load Sarin Gas on a Missile, Japan Warns

The North Korean government condemned the US for sending "huge nuclear strategic assets" to the peninsula. Choi Sang-myong, a senior official at South Korea's cybersecurity firm Hauri Inc., told the...

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Emma Morano, the world's oldest person, dies at 117

Emma Morano, the world's oldest person, dies at 117

She was 117 years old . Emma said: "My life wasn't so nice". Ms Morano credited her long life to her diet of raw eggs, which she ate three a day, and being single. The world longevity record, You...

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Asian Americans outraged at United Airlines' passenger eviction

Asian Americans outraged at United Airlines' passenger eviction

Dao, his family, the passengers on that flight, our customers, our employees". Despite calls for Munoz's ousting, the United CEO said he will not step down."I was hired to make United better, and ...

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ED files case against Zakir Naik's close aid Amir Gazdar

ED files case against Zakir Naik's close aid Amir Gazdar

The ED had registered a case of money laundering against Naik and others last December after taking cognisance of a complaint registered by the National Investigation Agency under the Unlawful Activit...

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North Korea snubbed Chinese diplomats

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence declared Monday the "era of strategic patience is over" with North Korea, expressing impatience with the unwillingness of the regime to move toward ridding itself of nuc...

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