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India, Russia to set up JVs to build aircraft, automobiles

Putin, speaking to global media at an economic forum in St Petersburg , was answering a question about allegations Moscow might try to interfere in this year's German elections. "Hackers are free peo...

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Trump and Merkel 'get along very well'

Trump and Merkel 'get along very well'

As reported by Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany's worldwide broadcaster, his comments echo several previous remarks of the same kind he has made, notably during recent meetings with European leaders i...

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36 bodies found in Manila casino after shooting attack

36 bodies found in Manila casino after shooting attack

The gunman later killed himself. An official from Resorts World Manila , a complex of hotels, restaurants and stores, said the dead included 22 guests. In addition to those who died, more than 70...

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May's Decision to Skip TV Debate Slammed by Party Leaders

That came during a live ITV debate on the European Union referendum, with Remainer Rudd describing her Leave-supporting opponent as "not the man you want to drive you home at the end of the evening"...

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Social media rushes to define Donald Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Social media rushes to define Donald Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

In person, Kushner is more polite and self-deprecating than steely and silent. "The reasons for my departure are personal, but it has been my great honor to serve President Trump and this admin...

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Spicer refuses to say Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a typo

Spicer refuses to say Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a typo

So, what if rather than the answer he gave, Spicer said something like: "The president made a typo". The White House said on Wednesday it will no longer answer questions about the ongoing invest...

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On 3-year anniversary, PM Modi gifts northeast the 'Bhupen Hazarika Bridge'

The 9.15-km-long Dhola-Sadiya bridge is India's longest river bridge. Besides giving a major boost to tourism, this over Rs 950 crore bridge also assumes strategic significance given its position vi...

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New survey predicts huge Tory losses and hung Parliament

New survey predicts huge Tory losses and hung Parliament

The new modelling by one of the country's leading pollsters suggests the Conservative Party would fall short of an overall majority by 16 seats, meaning a hung parliament and potential coalition tal...

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Trump pulls US from global warming accord, to allies' dismay

Elon Musk, the billionaire founder of Tesla, SpaceX, and PayPal, tweeted on Wednesday that he has done all he can to influence Trump's decision and if the Orangeman did not listen he would give up o...

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Manchester bomber Abedi's terror connections revealed

Manchester bomber Abedi's terror connections revealed

President Trump vowed on Thursday to bring anyone caught leaking USA intelligence to justice after British police stopped sharing information about the Manchester suicide bombing with the United Sta...

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Putin visits France, hopes to mend strained ties with West

Putin visits France, hopes to mend strained ties with West

Emerging from the two-hour meeting, Macron and Putin vowed to improve the strained relations between their countries, while admitting to disagreements during talks described by Macron as "extrem...

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Trump quits climate deal 'to protect Americans'

Trump quits climate deal 'to protect Americans'

There has been widespread global condemnation of the USA move, but the Polish government seems to keep a low profile on the matter. He said that Brussels and Beijing believe in "the full impleme...

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Inside the NDP-Green governing agreement

That approval likely cost her in the May 9 election, in which the Liberals fell one seat short of a majority and the Greens, with just three seats, were left holding the balance of power. The Greens w...

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Cyclone Mora pounds Bangladesh coast, damage reported

The shelter areas included schools and other safe buildings in 17 coastal districts. The tropical storm flattened thousands of temporary huts in camps for Rohingya refugees who had fled viole...

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Make-in-India outreach has attracted many German SMEs: Modi

Make-in-India outreach has attracted many German SMEs: Modi

But, while Trump received a warm welcome in Saudi Arabia and Israel, he left behind a bitter taste in Europe after the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels and the G7 get-together...

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Trump says U.S. to quit Paris climate pact; allies voice dismay

As widely predicted, Trump announced Thursday that the USA would withdraw from the Paris climate agreement , but was willing to negotiate a new deal, though few countries looked likely to respond pos...

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French President Macron meets Russian President Putin

French President Macron meets Russian President Putin

The Kremlin appeared to favour Macron's far-right opponent Marine Le Pen for the presidency during the campaign - a view reinforced when Putin granted her an audience a month before the election's...

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US environmental agency chief says humans contribute to global warming

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson answers a question from the media about the USA leaving the Paris climate accord , while meeting with Brazilian Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes Ferreira, Friday, Jun...

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Victims Of Deadly Manila Casino Attack Include Employees, Guests

Victims Of Deadly Manila Casino Attack Include Employees, Guests

Stephen Reilly, the resort's Chief Operating Officer, said the attacker was shot and wounded by security guards, and retreated into the hotel room where he doused a bed he was lying on in gasoline a...

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National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4

National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4

Alice Liu , 10, from Chesterfield, Mo., smiles before spelling her word during the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee , Thursday, June 1, 2017, in Oxon Hill, Md . "She worked hard for it", said An...

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More Kathy Griffin shows cancelled as backlash over beheaded Trump video grows

More Kathy Griffin shows cancelled as backlash over beheaded Trump video grows

She added that male artists like Marilyn Manson had simulated beheading Trump but had not drawn widespread criticism. She gradually regained her confidence, proclaiming, "He wants to mess with me?...

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Indian Navy carries on relief operations in flood-hit Sri Lanka

The Disaster Management Center said more than 27,000 people have been displaced by the landslides. The severe weather has also displaced almost half a million people, and triggered major landslides ...

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Trump backs out of Paris climate accord

Abandoning the pact was one of Trump's principal campaign pledges, but America's allies have expressed alarm about the likely consequences. Trump's daughter, Ivanka, favors staying in, the official ...

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Jimmy Kimmel skewers Trump for Paris Accord decision

Jimmy Kimmel skewers Trump for Paris Accord decision

He added that he was ready to negotiate a new agreement or reenter the accord on improved terms. If we can, great. Jacky Naegelen / Reuters India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivers a speech...

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Local climate experts decry US withdrawal from Paris Agreement

Trump announced during a speech at the White House Rose Garden that he had chose to pull out of the landmark climate deal, in part because it would not reduce global temperatures fast enough to hav...

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'Drive out' Islamist extremists, Trump tells Middle East

As the US President's time in Saudi Arabia came to an end, he likened the fight against Islamic extremism to a battle between good and evil and not different faiths. Trump in his speech called Hama...

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Putin: Claim we meddled in US election 'reminds me of anti-Semitism'

President Vladimir Putin acknowledged yesterday that some "patriotic" individuals may have engaged in hacking but insisted Russian Federation as a country has never done it, and he pledged to wait o...

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More venues cancel Kathy Griffin shows

She has apologized for the incident , and said today that she stands by her apology, with TMZ .com reporting that Griffin said she wishes she had used a blowup doll instead, with less ketchup. Gri...

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EU's Juncker: China, EU agree clean energy needs global solution

EU's Juncker: China, EU agree clean energy needs global solution

The EU leaders said the bloc's cooperation with China in fields including free trade, climate change and security will benefit global peace and prosperity. Wang Yiwei, director of the Center for Europ...

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Pippa Middleton wedding: Meghan Markle - why didn't she go to the ceremony?

Pippa Middleton wedding: Meghan Markle - why didn't she go to the ceremony?

Pippa tied the knot with financier James Matthew on Saturday in what was dubbed the "society wedding of the year". Other guests included the groom's brother, reality TV star Spencer Matthews, wi...

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