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At DMK Chief Karunanidhis Birthday, Opposition Unites For Another Cause: 10 Facts

At DMK Chief Karunanidhis Birthday, Opposition Unites For Another Cause: 10 Facts

The tough electoral battle Karunanidhi faced was in 1991 when he was the lone DMK candidate to win, but by a thin margin of just over 800 votes in Harbour as the AIADMK-Congress combine swept the po...

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NYC Budget Deal Has Millions for Youth Jobs, Free School Lunches

NYC Budget Deal Has Millions for Youth Jobs, Free School Lunches

The budget for fiscal year 2018, which begins July 1, is set to be about $3 billion higher than this year's adopted budget of $82.12 billion. It's also supposed to save $100 million from a partial hir...

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Schumer: Where's The Outrage Over Embassy Waiver?

Jerusalem is the historic capital of the Jewish people, and supporters of the embossing move say the gesture would symbolize that the USA recognizes Jerusalem belongs to Israel. Trump's interest ...

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Sentiment Report: Corning Inc (NYSE:GLW)

Dodge & Cox increased Astrazeneca Plc (NYSE:AZN) stake by 7.43 million shares to 49.62 million valued at $1.36B in 2016Q4. In recent trade, Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW ) declared the jumped up...

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Trump shares positive feedback on Paris climate accord withdrawal

It marked a direct stand against the Trump administration and a formal commitment to upholding the targets of the Paris agreement . In 2006, the town of Chapel Hill and UNC-Chapel Hill became the...

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NYC Lights Up Green in Support of Paris Climate Accord

Our future on this planet is now more at risk than ever before. "Our employees-we have 2,000 people who believe deeply that we can make a difference in how much environmental impact comes from the e...

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On Israel, Trump has moved from outsider to wimp

Moving the American embassy there would be a de facto recognition of Israel's sovereignty in the area and would rebuff Palestinian claims. Trump will have an opportunity to correct this mistake by...

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Bloomberg says USA does not need Washington to fulfil Paris agreement

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Friday that the USA had "a terrific record" of reducing our greenhouse gas emissions before the Paris agreement and that he doesn't think ongoing effor...

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Emmanuel Macron Was Warned About Trump's Bizarre Handshake

President Donald Trump . Macron told a Sunday newspaper in France that " my handshake with him, it wasn't innocent ". "We must show that we will not make small concessions, even symbolic ones, bu...

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PM Narendra Modi meets with new French President Emmanuel Macron

He said the climate deal doesn't formally go into effect until 2021, giving nations years to come up with a constructive solution to combating global warming. "We did not have any statement from anyon...

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At NATO Headquarters, Trump Fails Another Leadership Test

A video surfaced of President Donald Trump apparently shoving Montenegro Prime Minister Dusko Markovic out of his way during a NATO Summit Meeting on Thursday (May 25) in Brussels , Belgiu...

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UK PM May's Lead Over Labour Nearly Halves to 8 Points

UK PM May's Lead Over Labour Nearly Halves to 8 Points

But if she does not handsomely beat the 12-seat majority Cameron won in 2015, her electoral gamble will have failed and her authority could be undermined just as she tries to deliver what she has told...

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Trump's strong speech to Muslim leaders could have been stronger

Trump's strong speech to Muslim leaders could have been stronger

They represent primarily Sunni states friendly to Saudi Arabia . In a statement following the meeting, Trump addressed his meetings the previous day with Arab and Muslim leaders in Saudi Arabia, an...

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France's Macron decries Russian media's 'fake news' while hosting Putin

Macron amplified this anti-Russian hysteria sweeping mainstream media directly blamed RT and Sputnik as propaganda agents, with of course zero evidence. Putin, who was standing by Macron as he sa...

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Transcript Of Trump's Saudi Arabia Speech Reveals A New Tone Toward Muslims

Transcript Of Trump's Saudi Arabia Speech Reveals A New Tone Toward Muslims

The speech in a gilded hall bedecked with chandeliers is part of an effort to redefine his relationship with the Muslim world after Trump frequently attacked Muslims on the campaign trail a year ago a...

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Zuma survives ANC attempt to oust him as head of state

The reports suggest deepening ties between President Zuma and the controversial Gupta business family. Zuma is scheduled to step down from the helm of the ANC in December. "We are not accusing vet...

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Travel ban case: Here's what the Supreme Court might look at

Travel ban case: Here's what the Supreme Court might look at

Attorney-General Jeff Sessions said the administration "strongly disagrees" with the court's refusal on Thursday to lift a nationwide block on Trump's travel ban, in a stinging 79-page ruling th...

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Former Penn State administrators sentenced in connection with Sandusky abuse

Former Penn State administrators sentenced in connection with Sandusky abuse

All three must also pay a fine and perform community service. All three were charged in 2011 after it was alleged that they failed to report a 2001 rape allegation involving Sandusky to police and...

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German ambassador to US: 'Healthy relationship' between Trump, Merkel

Four years later, however, the once-unthinkable suddenly seems very real. Speaking at a news briefing on Tuesday after Trump intensified a dispute with Germany by calling Berlin's trade and spen...

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China 'fully committed' to stopping NKorean missile programme

China 'fully committed' to stopping NKorean missile programme

The U.S. has about 28,500 troops permanently based in South Korea , a defense treaty ally. An Australian questioner asked, in light of Trump's abandonment of an worldwide trade deal known as the Tran...

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Vladimir Putin to NBC's Megyn Kelly: Even children could hack an election

Vladimir Putin to NBC's Megyn Kelly: Even children could hack an election

He said he had personally reviewed the US intelligence reports which made the hacking allegations against Russian Federation, and that they contained no meaningful evidence. The annual event was als...

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French Ministry takes on Trump with its own climate change video

Leaders in the outdoor industry publicly opposed President Donald Trump's national monuments executive order in April , and today, players in the market took on another controversial move by the pre...

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Trump Impresses and Presses in Speech to Top Muslim Leaders

Trump Impresses and Presses in Speech to Top Muslim Leaders

The first lady, who was courteous but silent and largely without expression during a number of formal sessions Saturday, was praised Sunday by the English-language Arab News as "classy and conservativ...

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Trump to announce U.S. pullout from climate accord

Trump to announce U.S. pullout from climate accord

Trump tweeted on Wednesday morning that he would be making a decision in the next few days. With the support of Gov. Matt Mead, the Legislature has funneled public dollars into research on how to capt...

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Trump condemns leaks after United Kingdom police stop sharing attack information

Trump condemns leaks after United Kingdom police stop sharing attack information

Over the past three, days several key details of the investigation, including the name of the bomber , first came out in USA media , angering British police who feared such leaks risked compromising...

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Highlights, Box Scores, Reports: Warriors 113, Cavaliers 91 in Game 1

The Warriors didn't lose a single game in the first three rounds of the playoffs, becoming the first team since the 2000-01 Lakers to enter the Finals undefeated. It turns out it wasn't Rihanna...

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Gergen: Kushner should take 'leave of absence'

The Indian-American envoy's defense of Kushner, 36, came after the American media reported last week that he discussed to open a secret "back-channel" between Russia and Trump's presidential trans...

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What happens with Brexit if there's no clear victor of United Kingdom election?

What happens with Brexit if there's no clear victor of United Kingdom election?

Audience member Jack Rouse was loudly applauded as he asked Mr Corbyn the question during BBC's Question Time . "People on the doorstep are telling me: "She's going after pensioners, she doesn't ...

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Pakistan tail stuns Bangladesh to win Champions Trophy warm-up

Pakistan tail stuns Bangladesh to win Champions Trophy warm-up

If we had played them often, we would have known what they do and what they don't and same goes to them as well. He pinned hopes on skipper Sarfraz Ahmed to take Pakistan cricket team forward. Wit...

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England's Chris Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy

Woakes bowled just two overs before leaving the field on Thursday. "I think some of the guys picked up the load pretty well". This latest injury, while in a different part of the body, will likely ...

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