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Australia likely to start supplying uranium to India from this year

A joint statement released after the talks said the two leaders "recognised that India and Australia share common interests in ensuring maritime security and the safety of sea lines of communication"....

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Trump congratulates Erdogan after Turkey referendum win

The monitors said the procedures used in the vote on giving the president sweeping new powers "fell short" of worldwide standards. Trump also spoke to Erdogan in February, reports the Guardian. Th...

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President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Says Turkey Will Ignore Election Monitors' Referendum Criticism

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Says Turkey Will Ignore Election Monitors' Referendum Criticism

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, whose Justice and Development Party (AKP) penned and campaigned for a "Yes" vote, has already claimed victory and later received a congratulatory phone call fro...

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Keylor in Boston Herald on French Presidential Election

Le Pen is predicted by opinion polls to make it through the April 23 first round to the May 7 vote that pits the two highest scoring candidates against each other. But in a second round, expectatio...

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Turkey PM: Opposition Must Respect Referendum Results

Supporters of Tayyip Erdogan waved flags in the streets while opponents banged pots and pans in protest in their homes, after a narrow referendum victory gave the Turkish president sweeping powers and...

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Trump congratulates Erdogan as others dispute his election

Trump congratulates Erdogan as others dispute his election

Turkey has been under a state of emergency since a failed coup attempt last summer. They "agreed on the importance of holding Syrian President Bashar al-Assad accountable", the Guardian reported . De...

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Theresa May shows she is prepared to play political games

Ironically, this will require a degree of cross-party unity the Prime Minister declared was sadly lacking in Westminster. "If we don't hold a general election now, their political game-playing will ...

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Spurs would be worthy first-time Premier League champions, admits Ian Wright

We are still in a great position. "They are feeling the possibility to write the history and it is important to know this", he said . I have concern because we have to work together and quickly find ...

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Gallagher confident in linemates ahead of Game 3

The ensuing draw was won by Plekanec, and after some quick passing, Gallagher teed up Lekhonen in the slot, and he rifled home his first playoff goal past Lundqvist's glove, giving Montreal the lead w...

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British PM May calls for early election on June 8

Her gamble also means that the biggest three European Union economies - Germany, Britain and France - all face elections in 2017. In a statement Tuesday soon after May made her surprise announcement...

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Theresa May seeks General Election on 8 June

She said that since Britons voted to leave the European Union in June, the country had come together, but politicians had not. There will be a Commons vote on the proposed election on Wednesday - Ma...

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Donald Trump schooled in negotiation by Xi Jinping

Donald Trump schooled in negotiation by Xi Jinping

The presidents had "in-depth" exchanges on a range of issues including North Korea, it said , and Xi gave Trump a Chinese calligraphy scroll saying a "journey of a thousand miles begins with the firs...

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Australia urges respect after Turkey vote

Australia urges respect after Turkey vote

According to a readout of the call provided by the White House , the two leaders discussed the recent developments in Syria, the U.S. response to the chemical attack in Syria and "agreed on the impor...

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MSNBC's Ali Velshi Introduces Ossoff as 'Congressman-to-Be'

What's interesting about Trump's seeming strategy to make the race a referendum on his first 89 days as president is that this district isn't exactly Trump territory. An Ossoff win would not tip the b...

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Costly Error Dooms the Rays against Boston

That allowed the Red Sox to intentionally walk third baseman Evan Longoria and create force outs at all four bases and the double-play opportunity. "Frustrating loss", said Kevin Cash . Some of ...

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Theresa May Announces Early Elections on June 8

Tim Farron says the Liberal Democrats will be putting the UK's membership of the European Union single market "front and centre" of their general election campaign. "So we need a General Election and...

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Kenyans sweep Marathon on a good day for US runners

Already a silver medalist and US record-holder in the 10,000 meters, he ran the fastest marathon time ever for an American in the Summer Games: 2 hours, 10 minutes, 5 seconds. MEB'S FAREWELLKeflezighi...

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United States attack on Syria shows Trump lacks coherent foreign policy, experts say

Moscow considers the US missile strike as an "aggression against a sovereign state" under a far-fetched pretext, saying it violates worldwide law, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Friday. "He...

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May seeks British election June 8

The implications for Brexit are slightly different in the event that Labour wins the election. Our opponents believe, because our majority is so small, that our resolve will weaken and they can fo...

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Georgia Votes in Closely Watched Special Election

And Democrats are hopeful that a win there could send a national message that they could retake the House in 2018. And no special election in a congressional district predicts the future, so nothing...

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Future threats demand Serbia, US cooperate on counterterrorism: US senator

Future threats demand Serbia, US cooperate on counterterrorism: US senator

Almost two decades after the Kosovo war, relations between Serbia and the ethnic Albanian-majority government in Kosovo remain strained. He will also visit Montenegro, Albania and Kosovo to "reaffirm ...

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Here are the winners of the 2017 Boston Marathon

He plans one more run in NY before retiring from competitive racing. Hayle gave Ethiopia its first-ever sweep past year when he pulled away from countryman and two-time champion (2013, 2015) Lelisa ...

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Pence to talk North Korea crisis in Japan

His national security adviser HR McMaster said the United States would rely on its allies as well as Chinese leadership to resolve the issues with North Korea . As tensions escalate over North Kor...

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Pope Francis denounces 'vile' Syria attacks in Easter Sunday message

On the Easter Monday public holiday, thousands of Italians and tourists gathered in St. Peter's Square at noon to join the pope for the Easter-season Marian prayer, which begins, "Queen of heaven, rej...

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Pence reassures Japan as North Korea threatens 'weekly' tests

Pence reassures Japan as North Korea threatens 'weekly' tests

Vice President Mike Pence shake hands prior to a luncheon hosted by Abe at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo , April 18, 2017. Trump campaigned for office on an "America First" pla...

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Criticism of Turkey's electoral board 'politically motivated', minister says

Criticism of Turkey's electoral board 'politically motivated', minister says

This led to a protest by the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), which said it would contest the count and complain about other violations during the vote. Preliminary results suggested t...

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Theresa May calls snap General Election on June 8

In a surprise reversal , United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday called for an early general election June 8 in an attempt to weaken the opposition to her government's Brexit plans. "O...

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First lady Melania to move into White House

First lady Melania to move into White House

Barack Obama's policy included exceptions for "sensitive" meetings, including those that raised national security concerns. One such case involves Michael Catanzaro, who serves as the top White Hou...

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U.S. officials blame Russian inaction for poison gas attack in Syria

The move was in response to the suspected chemical weapons attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhun which killed 87 people according to the Syrian Observatory of Human Rights. Iran and Russia...

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British Prime Minister calls for early general election

Unelected PM Theresa May has surprised us all by announcing this morning that there'll be a general election on the 8th of June. The British currency, which had weakened before the announcement, was...

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