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Student torture: Nehru College chairman Krishnadas arrested, HC flays police action

Student torture: Nehru College chairman Krishnadas arrested, HC flays police action

The court, which took up the petition of Krishnadas and other accused, granted conditional bail for Suchitra, legal advisor of the college. The magistrate upheld the argument of the prosecutor T R Man...

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4 reported dead in Austrian Alps avalanche

4 reported dead in Austrian Alps avalanche

Rudi Mair from the Tyrol avalanche warning service said "tonnes of snow" had come down and the area was "extremely steep". Additionally the Jochgrubenkogel has a reputation for being risky, with sev...

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Have more children, Erdogan urges Turks living in Europe

Have more children, Erdogan urges Turks living in Europe

Germany's new president is urging Turkey not to cut ties with its partners and endanger the achievements of recent decades. The Turkish foreign ministry's spokesman said later on Wednesday that t...

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British parliament on lockown after two attackers shot by police

British parliament on lockown after two attackers shot by police

Hundreds of MPs are in the building for one of Parliament's busiest days of the week. Armed police cleared the area around the incident and Parliament Square was closed to traffic. As I got off the ...

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Somalia wants Saudi probe of refugee boat attack

Somalia wants Saudi probe of refugee boat attack

Yemen has been locked in a devastating conflict between the Saudi-backed government and Iran-allied rebels since late 2014. The International Organization for Migration has decried the apparent h...

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Secret Service Asked for $60 Million More to Protect Trump

Secret Service Asked for $60 Million More to Protect Trump

The Secret Service has requested an additional $60 million to protect President Trump and his family, it was reported Wednesday. The Trumps' elaborate living and travel arrangements make it hard for...

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UK Police Officer Killed, Several Injured in 'Terrorist Incident' in Parliament

The attacker was then shot by police. "He entered the gates of Parliament , he was then very swiftly shot by armed police". Two people lay on the ground in the yard. A medivac helicopter landed...

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Toyota Sienna Receives a Fresh Look

Toyota Sienna Receives a Fresh Look

The Sienna's more substantial improvements are on the safety front, where the 7- or 8-seater gets several active safety features as standard. It will be available in L, LE, SE, XLE and limited grades....

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Ukraine bars Russian Federation entry from Eurovision Song Contest 2017

Ukraine bars Russian Federation entry from Eurovision Song Contest 2017

In 2015, Samoylova toured in Russia-annexed Crimea, without entering it by going through the de facto border with the Ukrainian mainland. A Russian foreign ministry source told Ria-Novosti news ag...

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Grand jury finds officer justified in shooting, killing Quanice Hayes

Grand jury finds officer justified in shooting, killing Quanice Hayes

The mom referred to the officer who shot her son as bloodthirsty and murderously minded. She also criticized how little police had told her about the case. The suspect description was consistent wit...

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Intruder Arrested after Successfully Jumping Fence at White House

Intruder Arrested after Successfully Jumping Fence at White House

A California man charged with jumping the White House fence over the weekend is due back in court. Last night's break-in is not the first time an intruder has managed to get into the White House gro...

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Brie Larson to Play First Female US Presidential Candidate Victoria Woodhull

Brie Larson to Play First Female US Presidential Candidate Victoria Woodhull

She was a women's rights activist and suffragist who could not even vote for herself on Election Day (women were not able to vote until 1920). She and her sister also started the first woman-run stock...

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British police say number of casualties in parliament 'terrorist' incident

British police say number of casualties in parliament 'terrorist' incident

Reuters photographs showed at least four people lying on the ground, some apparently unconscious and bleeding heavily. London Ambulance Service said it had treated 10 people on Westminster Bridge. Q...

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Flynn didn't sign Trump ethics pledge

Flynn didn't sign Trump ethics pledge

The four nearly identical letters sent Wednesday are signed by Oversight Committee chairman Jason Chaffetz and Rep. Elijah Cummings, the top Democrat on the committee. The pledge, banning federal ap...

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Exxon Lost a Year of 'Wayne Tracker' Emails, NY Tells Court

Exxon Lost a Year of 'Wayne Tracker' Emails, NY Tells Court

New York's fraud investigation into whether ExxonMobil misled shareholders about the risks of climate change hit a snag on Wednesday, as the company revealed it can not locate a year's worth of emails...

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S. Korea and Japan both 'vitally important' to US: State Department

I didn't seek this job". He said following the meeting in NY he returned to his home in Texas where his wife, Renda St Clair, reportedly waved her finger in his face and said to him: "I told you G...

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Rex Tillerson: My wife convinced me to be USA secretary of state

Exxon said in response to the attorney general's letter that the use of the alias was "entirely proper" and was aimed at giving priority to emails from a group of senior executives. "She was right. I'...

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NYPD Ramps Up Security at British Sites Following London Attacks

A man was shot in London today after allegedly stabbing a police officer and trying to storm Parliament, and pedestrians were run over by a driver in a 4x4 auto on the nearby Westminster Bridge . P...

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White House condemns London attacks

World leaders have united in condemnation of a suspected terrorist attack in London today, which left at least four people dead and 20 others injured, according to police reports . "The safety and sec...

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Donald Trump to host Iraq PM Abadi at White House today

Donald Trump to host Iraq PM Abadi at White House today

Former president Barack Obama was reluctant to commit large numbers of U.S. troops to combating IS in Iraq . "Certainly we shouldn't have left, we should never, ever have left", Trump said , in co...

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FBI Director Confirmed Investigation Into Links Between Russia And The Trump Campaign

The FBI is actively investigating Russia's attempts to influence the 2016 US presidential election and possible cooperation from President Donald Trump's campaign, agency director James Comey conf...

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Rand Paul calls John McCain 'unhinged' in response to Putin claim

Rand Paul calls John McCain 'unhinged' in response to Putin claim

It is hard to see a logically consistent interpretation of Rule 19 that construes Warren's accusation of racism against Sessions as impugning a "conduct or motive unworthy or unbecoming a senator" b...

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GOP lawmaker: Trump communications may have been 'monitored'

Nunes said at a news conference he discovered the potential surveillance of Trump himself while reviewing intelligence reports, but said it was not related to Russian Federation. Nunes did not know ...

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[Graphic News] Norway ranked world's happiest country

[Graphic News] Norway ranked world's happiest country

Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, who is facing a tough re-election battle in September, welcomed the report as "a nice validation on a Monday morning". "We of course managed our resources well...

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Donald Trump's lawyers target kitten website made by San Francisco teen

Donald Trump's lawyers target kitten website made by San Francisco teen

That "internationally known" and "famous" businessman (his lawyers words, not mine) is, of course, Donald Trump. Alan Garten, chief legal officer at the Trump Organization, said in a statement Lu...

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Small quake reported in Buckingham County

Small quake reported in Buckingham County

Last year, the USGS announced it had located a new fault zone in the aftermath of the natural disaster, marking the first time a fault zone in the eastern United States produced a magnitude 5 or highe...

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Boulder scientists see record low maximum Arctic sea ice third consecutive year

Boulder scientists see record low maximum Arctic sea ice third consecutive year

Their data showed that the ice covered just 14.49 million square kilometres on February 22, nearly the size of Russian Federation, fractionally smaller than the previous winter low of 14.58 million ...

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Book of Condolence In Memory Of Martin McGuinness Opens At Guildhall

Book of Condolence In Memory Of Martin McGuinness Opens At Guildhall

He said that Mr McGuinness believed that Derry was a "crucible of the peace process". Martin always seems to have struggled with his own violent past, but he also took the republican movement on a jou...

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PM Modi asks MPs to spread awareness about BHIM app

PM Modi asks MPs to spread awareness about BHIM app

Expressing vast confidence in the new government the Prime Minister said that there will be record development in UP under the new team and that when UP develops India also develops. "But he never sou...

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China must beat S Korea to keep WC hopes aliv

I have repeated that very often to the players since day one and they have to forget about all the pressure and fear. "Please take extra caution not to cause trouble with the Chinese people with unn...

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