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Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn face tough questions on live TV

Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn face tough questions on live TV

And when challenged over why some of his "core beliefs" - such as nationalising banks - did not feature in the Labour manifesto, he said: "I'm not a dictator who writes things to tell people what ...

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Monsoon rains arrive at southern Kerala coast: IMD source

Monsoon rains arrive at southern Kerala coast: IMD source

As per the IMD forecast issued on Saturday conditions were favourable for the further advancement of monsoon into some more parts of southwest and east-central Bay of Bengal and the remaining part...

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Bodies Found Dumped in Philippines City Besieged by ISIS-Linked Radical Jihadists

Fifteen soldiers, two policemen and 61 militants have died in the fighting, according to authorities. "This development validates a series of reports of atrocities committed by the militants e...

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Philippines' Duterte vows to ignore Supreme Court on martial law

Philippines' Duterte vows to ignore Supreme Court on martial law

The crisis appears to be spilling over to the nearby city of Iligan, where people fleeing the fighting have taken refuge while fearing that insurgents could be hiding among them. The militants took ov...

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WashPost: Senate Intel Committee Requests All Trump Campaign Communications

WashPost: Senate Intel Committee Requests All Trump Campaign Communications

If that does not happen, the Senate should start a special investigation into the matter. The top Democrat on the House intelligence committee says if it's true that the president asked top intellig...

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French president flexes diplomatic muscles in Putin meeting

Macron had surprised the world last week with his white-knuckle grasp of President Donald Trump's hand when the pair met for the first time. "We disagree on a number of things but at least we discus...

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Trump launches investigation into Manchester bombing 'photo' leak

Instead, he highlighted NATO's decision to invoke the article for the only time after 9/11 and said the USA would "never forsake the friends that stood by our side". It's worth noting that Article...

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The Climate Change Fight Will Continue Even Without Trump

European leaders have used the president's time overseas as a last-ditch effort to persuade Mr. Trump to stay in the climate accord, which was adopted by almost 200 nations in 2015. Senate Democrats h...

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Trump's policies have weakened the West: German FM

On Sunday , after a few days of summits with Trump and other Western leaders, Merkel effectively threw up her hands and gave up on him. "It's Merkel versus Trump", exclaimed one headline. "At a ti...

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USA Prepares to Ban Laptops on Flights from Europe

USA Prepares to Ban Laptops on Flights from Europe

Expanding the ban to flights from Europe could cost travelers $1.1 billion a year in lost productivity and added travel time, the International Air Transport Assn., which represents 265 airlines w...

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Stefan Seibert: Germany's Merkel is a deeply convinced Atlanticist

Merkel put European unity and independence ahead of ties with the United States and UK in her Sunday speech in Munich , during an event organized by the Christian Social Union (CSU), the Bavarian s...

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Manchester bombing: Two more men arrested over terror attack

Manchester bombing: Two more men arrested over terror attack

The number of arrests in the United Kingdom ticked up to eight yesterday as Britain remains on high alert for a follow-up attack. The bomber's father Ramadan Abedi and another brother Hashim have been...

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Trump on Kushner: 'I have total confidence in him'

Appearing on ABC's "This Week," Schiff was asked about recent reports that Jared Kushner , a senior adviser to President Trump and his son-in-law, considered setting up a communications line bet...

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Newspapers review: Israeli approval of Jerusalem cable vehicle project focus of dailies

In a statement released Sunday by the Palestinian Authority's official WAFA news agency , Erekat condemned the Israeli government for holding its meeting "under the Al Aqsa Mosque and approving se...

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Philippines military says close to defeating Islamist rebels

However, he said that there is still a need to continue the military "surgical air strikes" to completely flush out the militants. "We want the president to protect the people", he said. He said t...

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Trump says North Korea missile launch a 'great disrespect' to China

The ministers are expected to confirm the need for the global community to exert further pressure on North Korea as it has conducted a series of missile launches this year and could plan a sixth nuc...

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Donald Trump Chastises North Korea After Country Launches Ninth Ballistic Missile

Donald Trump Chastises North Korea After Country Launches Ninth Ballistic Missile

North Korea has launched 11 missiles so far this year, with the last one taking place on May 21st. The test was carried out in defiance of United Nations sanctions warnings, amid fears that Pyongya...

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Donald Trump 'to pull United States out of Paris climate change agreement'

Donald Trump 'to pull United States out of Paris climate change agreement'

Despite hesitancy from the USA president, the G7 declaration proved that the climate change fight will continue with or without Trump's cooperation. So, what do other experts think a Paris withdra...

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Trump administration formally announces intent to renegotiate NAFTA

Trump administration formally announces intent to renegotiate NAFTA

The notification begins a 90-day period in which Trump trade officials must consult with Congress on the objectives of the trade talks; 30 days prior to negotiations starting, the administration m...

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Tom Watson: Tories 'viciously' attacking Corbyn to avoid exposing Theresa May's weakness

Tom Watson: Tories 'viciously' attacking Corbyn to avoid exposing Theresa May's weakness

Monday's night's airing of " The Battle For Number 10 " falls short of a head-to-head debate between the two top contenders in the June 8 vote but may shed light on their policy differences. So the ce...

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Macron holds 'extremely frank' talks with Putin

The two leaders emerged from their first meeting - discussions at the sumptuous Palace of Versailles that lasted more than an hour longer than planned - clearly still at odds on multiple issues, b...

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GOP health plan has higher premiums for NH seniors

GOP health plan has higher premiums for NH seniors

But McKinley said the bill contains additional funding to cover drug treatment. "The working group that counts is all 52 of us, and we're having extensive meetings" daily, McConnell said last week. ...

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Indian climber goes missing after summiting Mount Everest

Indian climber goes missing after summiting Mount Everest

The circumstances around Yearwood's death on Sunday were still unclear, but The Washington Post reports the weather was so bad that many climbers had to turn around halfway up the summit because o...

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Brazil securities regulator probes JBS currency, stock purchases

Brazil securities regulator probes JBS currency, stock purchases

The powerful Globo newspaper published an editorial at the top of its web page demanding Temer resign. Traders aren't convinced. Brazil's stock market fell by 10% in early trading this morning...

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Trump reported to have told confidants USA will leave Paris climate deal

Trump reported to have told confidants USA will leave Paris climate deal

President Trump tweeted Saturday morning . "I think the bigger risk is that the USA comes to be regarded as an uncooperative global actor more generally, such that our soft power is diminished"...

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18% GST rate disappoints telecom industry

The rate imposed by the council will cause locally manufacture devices to cost more, which now enjoy low tax rates. Jaitley also said telecom and financial services will be taxed at a standard rat...

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What is the most backhanded present you have given or received?

What is the most backhanded present you have given or received?

There's been a lot of attention on Donald Trump's hands during his first foreign trip as U.S. president. In return, Pope Francis gave Trump three of his writings, which he typically gives to hea...

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Black Box of IAF's missing Sukhoi-30 found

Black Box of IAF's missing Sukhoi-30 found

However, there is no information about its two pilots. The black box was recovered by the search party from the crash site, further search operation is underway. K. Antony as chief guest. The airc...

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Israel Reaches Deal With Palestinian Prisoners to End Hunger Strike

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights said his office had received reports that the Israel Prison Service had taken at least 60 hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners to hospitals because their m...

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G7 deadlocks on climate after U.S. declines to confirm Paris deal

G7 deadlocks on climate after U.S. declines to confirm Paris deal

In his final address to the G7 meeting, French President Emmanuel Macron struck a more positive note, saying of the US" final decision on the Paris accord, "My hope is that the (US) fully remain in ...

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