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India made mistake by moving ICJ over Kulbhushan: Ex- Indian CJ

India made mistake by moving ICJ over Kulbhushan: Ex- Indian CJ

Earlier this week, the ICJ had ordered a stay in the execution of Kulbhushan Jadhav , the self-confessed Indian spy convicted by Pakistan for carrying out subversive activities in the country. A case...

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United Kingdom election goes from boring to dramatic as contest tightens

United Kingdom election goes from boring to dramatic as contest tightens

Caxton FX Analysis, Alexandra Russell-Oliver said: "Sterling stumbled as a YouGov prediction found that the Conservatives could fall short of an overall majority". YouGov's chief executive, Stephan ...

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Corbyn: It's a shame PM has not joined in head-to-head debate

The gap between Labour and the Tories has apparently narrowed even more, with Theresa May's party just five points ahead with less than a week to go until voters head to the polls. There appears t...

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Jeremy Corbyn to give a speech in York this morning

Jeremy Corbyn to give a speech in York this morning

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said while May was no longer certain of increasing her parliamentary majority, she added she was sceptical about suggestions the Conservatives would lose...

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U.S. defense chief warns of N. Korea

U.S. defense chief warns of N. Korea

North Korea's Koryo Bank handles overseas transactions for Office 38, a shadowy body that manages the private slush funds of the North Korean leadership, according to a South Korean government databas...

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61 mayors adopt Paris climate accord after United States pulls out

While pursuing these economic rewards, China is gaining a better standing as a global climate leader. On Friday, Peduto signed an executive order to join over 80 other cities committed to ...

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Trump quitting climate treaty 'very regrettable' - Angela Merkel

Meanwhile, the United States remains a party to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the foundational agreement under which the Paris accord was negotiated. "R...

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Pacific Alliance

Pacific Alliance "Profoundly Disappointed" By Trump's Climate Change Decision

Continued US participation in the Paris forum would have been merely symbolic, and yielded no impact on reducing US emissions of planet-warming greenhouse gases, he argued . The U.N.is in the city ...

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Death toll rises in Philippine troops' assault on militants

Philippine forces pressed their off. The Philippine authority continues to fight to free Marawi from the Maute's siege as surviving residents flee for their safety. "The distance between Marawi ...

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Euro zone, IMF to seek compromise on debt

Euro zone, IMF to seek compromise on debt

Now the Greek government needs $8 billion to meet a debt repayment deadline in July. "We have made huge progress on the policy package on which so much work has been done", Dijsselbloem said, ad...

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Trump stands by Kushner amid Federal Bureau of Investigation probe and reported tensions

Trump stands by Kushner amid Federal Bureau of Investigation probe and reported tensions

And so the Russians aren't gaining anything at all, in fact, from this Trump presidency being in place. An easily avoided public-health disaster: "Minnesota's measles outbreak has exceeded the total...

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Jared Kushner White House braces for more scrutiny, Trump defends embattled son-in-law

Jared Kushner White House braces for more scrutiny, Trump defends embattled son-in-law

Corker also separately praised President Donald Trump on his first official global trip since taking office, saying in a news release that it was "executed to near perfection". Until Saturday, Pres...

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Ex-Penn State President Graham Spanier Receives Jail Time

After the incident, Spanier and other Penn State officials developed a plan to bar Sandusky from bringing other children to the campus and to inform officials at Sandusky's charity for at-risk child...

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Victims Identified in Cambria Explosion

There was no immediate word on what may have caused the blast, though U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration personnel were on the scene. She declined to disclose any of the patients' cond...

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Three lawmakers question Kushner Companies on concerns over White House tie

Congressional sources told ABC News they have additional concerns about interactions with VEB Bank because of the recent involvement of a senior VEB executive, Evgeny Buryakov, in a Russian spy ring d...

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Lawmaker says several killed in Kabul protest

Lawmaker says several killed in Kabul protest

Germany said the previous day it had postponed a scheduled deportation flight of rejected Afghan asylum seekers after the truck bomb killed at least 90 people and wounded hundreds. "The only way to ge...

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Trump honours service members in Memorial Day speech

Trump honours service members in Memorial Day speech

He also paid respect to Secretary John Kelly who was in attendance, and whose son Robert Kelly died serving in Afghanistan. "We grieve with you, we honor you, and we pledge to you that we will alw...

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'Are you nuts?': Putin ridicules USA focus on ambassador contacts

'Are you nuts?': Putin ridicules USA focus on ambassador contacts

Mr Putin denied the hackers were from Russian Federation or swayed the USA election in favour of Donald Trump . Speaking at an economic forum in St. After fielding several questions about Russian i...

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Despite Reports, Sean Spicer Remains White House Press Secretary

Despite Reports, Sean Spicer Remains White House Press Secretary

You know, he's not the one going out there everyday, getting in front of the cameras, and making a complete ass of himself. During a press briefing today, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer ...

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Putin likens US election allegations to anti-Semitism

The St. Petersburg forum serves as an annual opportunity for politicians and businesspeople to promote business opportunities in Russian Federation. into a political organization, as the kind of an ...

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Theresa May's lead over Labour falls ahead of vote

For the election to produce a majority government, the biggest party theoretically must win at least 326 seats of the 650 United Kingdom constituencies. Polling companies went back to the drawing boar...

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The Russia problem only one reason Donald Trump has a hiring problem

If you were hoping for some explanation from the White House Press Secretary about the " covfefe " kerfuffle from Tuesday night, you'll be disappointed. Lewandowski emphasized that anyone wanting to w...

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Evacuation as auto is found in Manchester bombing probe

Grande announced Tuesday that she and other top stars - including. It will take place at the Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground. "What Ariana Grande did tonight was so selfless and unbelievable.....

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Corbyn hits all-time high as the young back Labour

Home Secretary Amber Rudd, who stood in for the Prime Minister during the debate, faced laughter from the audience (picked by a polling company to be representative of the country politically, as well...

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Fact check: Trump's shaky claims on climate accord

The move was also roundly condemned throughout the U.S.as mayors and state governors said they would continue to commit to the climate change agreement. "In order to fulfill my solemn duty to protec...

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Social SectorDr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus To Be Next Director-General Of WHO

As Minister of Health, he led a comprehensive reform of the country's health system, which included the expansion of its infrastructure, the creation of 3,500 health centers and 16,000 health posts. ...

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War of words between Donald Trump and Merkel continues

Merkel's comments also come after a recent Trump visit to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and G7 summits which involved the president demanding North Atlantic Treaty Organisation spend more o...

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Frozen tuna recalled after testing showed hepatitis A virus

Frozen tuna recalled after testing showed hepatitis A virus

On May 18, Hilo Fish Company began recalling tuna sourced from Sustainable Seafood Company and Santa Cruz Seafood, Inc. that tested positive for the hepatitis A virus. Hilo Fish Company's recalled pro...

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Massachusetts Joins US Climate Alliance After Trump Pull Out of Paris Accord

Scott said Friday that Vermont also is joining the U.S. Climate Alliance to uphold the Paris climate agreement, which was started by the Democratic governors of California, New York and Washington. "A...

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Grief, rage in Egyptian church after Copts attacked by gunmen

Grief, rage in Egyptian church after Copts attacked by gunmen

In December and April suicide attacks against Coptic Churches left dozens killed. Egypt's foreign minister told his U.S. counterpart, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Saturday that the militant...

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