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Centre disassociates from farmer loan waivers, faces wrath of Congress

Announcing the loan waiver, Fadnavis on Sunday said: "The loan waiver is for all farmers and not confined to just small and marginal categories". Though happy with the State Government's decision, a...

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Several People Wounded by Shots at Munich Rail Station

Several People Wounded by Shots at Munich Rail Station

A German policewoman has reportedly been shot at a subway station in a Munich suburb this morning, police say. "The situation is under control", said a police spokesman. "There is no danger to the...

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US allies determined to sidestep Trump on climate

US allies determined to sidestep Trump on climate

President Donald Trump , reports German magazine Der Spiegel . "(Paris) is not the only mechanism by which environmental stewardship can be demonstrated", added Pruitt, who had left the meeting ...

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Trump touts investment and jobs in infrastructure push

The president will deliver remarks at the Rivertowne Marina in Cincinnati. "We are the nation that created the Panama Canal, the Transcontinental Railroad, the Interstate Highway System", said Tru...

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Across US, thousands rallying and marching for LGBT rights

Across US, thousands rallying and marching for LGBT rights

We are proud of our long, consistent commitment to the LGBT community in Charlotte. "If Pride does not provide the space to be affirmed, I'm going to put my energy towards creating that space", Lour...

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Heavy rain likely in coastal districts of West Bengal

Community leader Shamsul Alam told Reuters in the Balukhali and Kutupalong camps almost all the 10,000 thatched huts were flattened. Omar Farukh, a community leader in Kutapalong camp, said condit...

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United Kingdom vote a gamble that could complicate Brexit: Europe leaders

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has insisted "I can still be prime minister" as he vowed to fight Theresa May's attempt to run a minority government "all the way". "Now, the prime minister has no auth...

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Theresa May Promises 'Certainty' After Queen Approves Plan To Form Government

Though the electorate appears to still favor some form of Brexit , the results of Thursday's vote ultimately undermine May as she prepares to take on hardened European Union negotiators in Brussels...

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MP farmers' protest: Mandsaur limping back to normalcy

With the current situation of farmers in the country, it is not right for the Centre to fall back on their words. Earlier on Saturday, Chouhan had met agitating farmers at the Dussehra Maidan in Bhop...

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Merkel says European Union ready to start Brexit negotiations

Merkel says European Union ready to start Brexit negotiations

Brexit Secretary David Davis said British Prime Minister Theresa May was not sobbing over last week's failed election gamble when he met her after the vote, Davis said on Monday. There's is actually...

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Names suggested for SNP Westminster leader

Names suggested for SNP Westminster leader

James Kelly, Scottish Labour's election campaign manager, said the party made "remarkable gains" last week - and he pointed to a handful of seats where it was within 400 votes of winning. He added: "B...

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Sessions says he will testify before US Senate intelligence committee

Sessions says he will testify before US Senate intelligence committee

Following fired FBI Director James Comey's testimony last week "it is important that I have the opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum", Sessions wrote to Shelby, who chairs t...

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South Korea relies on US THAAD for protection admist Pyongyang missile tests

It also touted the enhanced technology of the test launch of the new cruise missiles. The projectile landed in an area in the sea that is part of Japan's maritime economic zone. Drone incursions fro...

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Actress Kritika Choudhary found dead in Mumbai flat; police claim murder

Actress Kritika Choudhary found dead in Mumbai flat; police claim murder

The police were called after neighbours noticed a foul smell coming from Kritika's apartment. Later, police found a decomposed body who was later identified as Kritika Chaudhary. The door was locked...

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Qatar Central Bank says operating normally despite crisis

The U.S has a military base in Qatar, which it says is crucial to its operations in the Middle East . Though both it and Saudi Arabia practice an ultra-conservative form of Sunni Islam called Wahha...

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It's Jeff Sessions' turn in the hot seat

It's Jeff Sessions' turn in the hot seat

In any case, he'll be testifying publicly before the Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday afternoon (at 2:30 PM ET), presumably trying to rebut most of what former FBI Director James Comey said ...

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South Korean bishops want new peace treaty

The commentary said the end of the U.S.'s policies against North Korea are "near reality". "Targeted worldwide action against entities like (Dandong Hongxiang) strike at where the North Korean o...

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Attorney General Sessions to face US Senate panel in public

Over the weekend Sessions agreed to speak to the same committee that grilled former FBI Director James Comey last Thursday. As attorney general, Sessions has quickly worked to undo Obama-era polic...

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May's gamble backfires as Britons deliver hung parliament

May's gamble backfires as Britons deliver hung parliament

Prior to the elections, May's Conservative party held 330 seats; it was rather challenging for May and her party to pass major legislation with such a narrow majority. What does this mean for the Un...

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Trump calls ex-FBI director Comey a "leaker"

Comey said it should be special counsel Robert Mueller's task to determine whether Trump had obstructed justice, and therefore, had opened himself up to possible impeachment proceedings, keeping the...

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AG Sessions wants Senate testimony to be public

AG Sessions wants Senate testimony to be public

Democratic Senate Leader Chuck Schumer and Senator Jack Reed questioned on Sunday why Sessions was involved in Trump's May 9 dismissal of Comey after he had recused himself from investigations of whet...

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Senior Cabinet members stand by embattled May

Prime Minister Theresa May is trying to thrash out details of a parliamentary arrangement with a party from Northern Ireland to get her the votes to run a minority government after last week's ele...

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Anti-Putin Leader Arrested Before Daylong Protests Across Russia

Anti-Putin Leader Arrested Before Daylong Protests Across Russia

Many people came with Russian flags and with homemade posters calling for corruption to be punished. Navalny himself was not able to show up at any of the events, as he was detained by police bef...

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Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Is Detained On Day Of Protests

The popular anger has spread beyond Medvedev, with many demonstrators chanting "Putin is a thief" within earshot of the City Hall that later dismissed the protests as an "overt provocation". A common ...

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UK Conservative Party loses majority, prepares for hung parliament

UK Conservative Party loses majority, prepares for hung parliament

As a millennial myself, I understand their concerns (and share many of them) and hopefully this is a shot across the bows to the Conservative Party not to take younger voters for granted. The Britis...

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Russian Federation interfered in USA presidential polls with goal: Comey

Russian Federation interfered in USA presidential polls with goal: Comey

Dianne Feinstein of California, who asked the question that many Republicans have raised in the weeks since Comey's firing as one media leak followed another revealing Comey's claims about Trump...

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Qatar backs Kuwait mediation efforts over rift with Arab states

The severing of air, sea and land transport links has closed off key import routes for Qatar and its population of around 2.7 million people. Qatar also secured hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup, relyin...

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Trump travel ban dealt another blow, faces high court next

The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals called the national security concerns an after-the-fact justification for a policy that was "rooted in religious animus and meant to bar Muslims from this country...

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Trump supporter: Comey throws 'four groups under the bus,' including himself

Others noted that it also suggests that Trump may have already known quite a bit about the Russian affair - and therefore didn't have many questions for Comey. It's so hard to know what to believe fro...

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G7: US deals climate agreement blow

The final version stated that the USA will continue to engage with "key worldwide partners" in a way consistent with its domestic priorities - a "strong" economy and a "healthy environment ". "Today'...

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