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Jeremy Corbyn vows to end late payment 'scandal' to aid small firms

Jeremy Corbyn vows to end late payment 'scandal' to aid small firms

The National Grid was worse, taking a whopping 119 days to settle its bills. To dramatic effect, Corbyn walked out from behind his podium toward the reporter and snapped: "I'm really sorry, this is ...

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Chechnya is Imprisoning Gay Men in Concentration Camps

Chechnya is Imprisoning Gay Men in Concentration Camps

The Chechan government also denies that there are any homosexuals living in Chechnya and therefore none to be detained, going on to say , "such people have no place in Chechnya". Reminds Russia of it...

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Trump to seek changes in visa program to encourage hiring Americans

Trump to seek changes in visa program to encourage hiring Americans

State Rep. Tod Ohnstad told The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel that Trump will visit the Kenosha headquarters of a tool manufacturer named Snap-on. It will also demand builders use American-made steel i...

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Italian rescue ships save about 2000 migrants

Over 2,000 migrants have been rescued from the Mediterranean Sea in the last 24 hours, the Italian Coast Guard told Efe news on Saturday. One person was found dead, the spokesman said . In all, 3...

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Australian PM to visit India - energy, education, trade on table

Turnbull said he and Modi had a very good discussion about the CECA. "India is undergoing a dramatic economic transformation and our close partnership creates opportunities for both nations", Turnbu...

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North Korea threatens new missile tests

North Korea threatens new missile tests

At a news conference at the United Nations on Monday, North Korea's permanent representative, Ambassador Kim In-ryong, condemned the USA missile strikes in Syria, which targeted an air base after ...

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Australia to help India train 4 lakh trainers, assessors

Addressing the media jointly with Turnbull after the talks, Modi said that cooperation in the fields of education and research was "one of the most important aspects" of India-Australia ties. The join...

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British Foreign Secretary Cancels Trip to Moscow, Citing Developments In Syria

British Foreign Secretary Cancels Trip to Moscow, Citing Developments In Syria

The vast military operation is notionally separate from Syria's brutal six-year war that has left more than 320,000 dead. Haley did not say the United States had changed its policy. Local congressio...

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Fugitive Former Mexican Governor Arrested in Guatemala

Both fled Mexico facing charges of corruption, illicit enrichment, money laundering and collaborating with drug trafficking organisations. Duarte had been staying at the four-star hotel for at least...

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S. Africa's former deputy finance minister, Mcebisi Jonas resigns

Opposition parties brought the motion after Zuma's abrupt recall of former finance minister Pravin Gordhan from an investor roadshow overseas, which preceded his midnight Cabinet reshuffle last week. ...

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India announces $5 b for Bangladesh

India announces $5 b for Bangladesh

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee would receive a Benarasi sari, 2kg rosgolla and kalojam, 1kg sandesh and 2kg yogurt from Hasina. The new bus service, which was flagged off from the West B...

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N.Korea attempts but fails to launch missile - S.Korea

The North regularly launches short-range missiles, but is also developing mid-range and long-range missiles meant to target USA troops in Asia and, eventually, the US mainland. Tensions with North Kor...

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Who is Jesus Christ to you?

Who is Jesus Christ to you?

Thousands of Christians marked Jesus's resurrection on Easter Sunday at the Jerusalem site where they believe the miracle occurred, with some prostrating themselves over his tomb and leaving in tears....

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North Korea 'provocation' shows the risk to military, Mike Pence says

North Korea 'provocation' shows the risk to military, Mike Pence says

At the same time , Vice President Mike Pence warned at the Korean Demilitarized Zone that America's "era of strategic patience is over". The U.S. last week acted unilaterally in ordering a cruise m...

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Police search widens for Cleveland murder suspect

In a separate video, Stephens claimed to have killed more than a dozen other people. Late Sunday night Cleveland police issued an aggravated murder warrant for Stephens and warned he could...

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Pence meets with South Korea amidst North Korea failed missile launch

Pence meets with South Korea amidst North Korea failed missile launch

The attempted launch Sunday in North Korea came hours before Vice President Mike Pence, briefed about the situation while aboard Air Force Two, was set to arrive in South Korea. "If they are unable to...

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Leicester defence under scrutiny ahead of Atletico rematch

The FC Lausanne-Sport left-back told Completesportsnigeria.com: "Atletico Madrid have the lead from last night going into the second leg but from the way Leicester have performed in the Champions Le...

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In Seoul, US Vice President Pence makes geopolitics personal

In Seoul, US Vice President Pence makes geopolitics personal

The vice president is on trip to South Korea, the first stop on his Asia visit. USA officials told CNN they did not believe the missile had intercontinental capabilities, and blew up nearly immediat...

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Pope decries 'vile' attack on Syrians in Easter address

St. Peter's Square had heavy security following the recent attacks against pedestrians in London and Stockholm. Some 60,000 people, including multinational throngs of pilgrims and tourists, endured ...

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South Korea prosecutors charge ousted president Park and Lotte chief with bribery

In an initial investigation last November, prosecutors concluded that Park and Choi coerced conglomerates into making massive donations to two nonprofit foundations, pet projects of Park that Choi con...

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Five Things to consider about Liberal government's pot plan

It would allow people to possess up to 30 grams (one ounce) of dried or fresh cannabis and sets the minimum at 18 years of age , though provinces can set a higher legal age . president Mark Zekuli...

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Russian Federation must explain possible role in chemical attack, top Trump adviser says

The strikes resulted in the death of a woman, and three other people were reportedly wounded in Saturday's attack, two activists in Khan Sheikhoun said. America's increased military intervention in th...

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Missouri's US Senators divided on SCOTUS vote

Missouri's US Senators divided on SCOTUS vote

The Senate confirmed President Donald Trump's Supreme Court Nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch. The new change brings Supreme Court nominees in line with all other nominees, after Democrats used the nuclear o...

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North Korea calls United States aircraft carrier dispatch outrageous

Ross said the two countries agreed to a "100-day plan" to discuss trade; there were few details. The official China Daily newspaper said it was encouraging to see the two-day summit that ended las...

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Attorney General 'looking to block bid to prosecute Tony Blair'

Attorney General 'looking to block bid to prosecute Tony Blair'

The attorney general claims that claim that attempts to prosecute Tony Blair are hopeless, as crimes of aggression do not exist in English law, despite it existing in global law. "It sounds like we'...

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Violence erupted at a free-speech rally on Saturday

Violence erupted at a free-speech rally on Saturday

According to KPIX, a "Patriot Day" rally was planned by Trump supporters, but opponents of the president showed up. On either side of the barrier, protesters and counter-demonstrators held two large ...

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Pope Francis Goes Off-Script At Easter Mass, Addressing World Conflict

But Francis addressed a concern likely on the minds of many Catholics on this religious holiday as they witness what seems like daily images of war, terrorism and starvation in every corner of the glo...

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North Korea may be capable of sarin-tipped missiles: Japan PM

North Korea may be capable of sarin-tipped missiles: Japan PM

Sarin has been used in domestic attacks in Japan, notably in 1995, when the Aum Supreme Truth cult released it in the Tokyo subway, killing 13 people and injuring 600. Beneath the mountain, a system...

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More than 2000 migrants rescued in dramatic day in Mediterranean

The Libyan coastline remains a hotspot for such rescues, as unscrupulous smugglers crowd wooden boats or inflatable dinghies with hundreds of desperate migrants. A further 2,100 migrants rescued last ...

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Pence in DMZ: 'Era of strategic patience is over' on North Korea

While Pence and Hwang said China is important in defusing the North Korean standoff, the US and South Korea do not look likely to change their plans on the THAAD missile system deployment, despite Chi...

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