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Australia govt abolishes visa programme used largely by Indians

Australia govt abolishes visa programme used largely by Indians

Announcing the policy change on Facebook , prime minister Malcolm Turnbull said he was "putting Australians first" by giving them priority for jobs now open to overseas workers. Inspired by Trump,...

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Russia relations may be 'all-time low'

Sergey Lavrov said Thursday that inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons should both visit the Syrian air base, which the USA said had served as a platform for the att...

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Tory election manifesto 'will include PM's Brexit pledges' to stifle rebellion

May, who took office in July after an internal Conservative Party leadership race, wants the election to increase her majority in Parliament and consolidate her power as she faces both pro-EU oppositi...

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McDonald's staff tried to stall Facebook murder suspect, says owner

McDonald's staff tried to stall Facebook murder suspect, says owner

Two daughters of the elderly man who was randomly shot to death by a Cleveland social worker who says he "snapped" in a breaking point over the difficulties in his life told reporters on Monday that...

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Turnbull changes Australian citizenship laws: English fluency now required for migrants

More money ought to be invested into training Australia into a skilled work force according to Susan Temepleman. On Tuesday, US President Donald Trump had signed an executive order to review the H-1...

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Evacuations in New Zealand ahead of powerful cyclone making landfall

It is expected to bring torrential rain and winds gusting at up to 150 km per hour, and has been classified as an extra-tropical cyclone. As residents in New Zealand's Bay of Plenty prepare to bear ...

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North Korea Postpones Nuclear Showdown With US

North Korea Postpones Nuclear Showdown With US

In a call with Sergei Lavrov later Friday, Wang Yi said the common goal of the two nations was to "bring all the parties back to the negotiating table", according to a statement on China's Foreign Min...

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Japan and Australia to deepen ties amid North Korea tension

Japan and Australia to deepen ties amid North Korea tension

Pence cited China's decision to return coal imports from North Korea as an example showing USA strategy is bearing fruit. The announcement followed an inaugural meeting Tuesday of the U.S. But it's ...

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From Carrier Flight Deck, Pence Warns N. Korea: 'The Sword Stands Ready'

From Carrier Flight Deck, Pence Warns N. Korea: 'The Sword Stands Ready'

Through three American administrations, the US and its allies had worked tirelessly to peacefully dismantle the nuclear program and alleviate the suffering of the North Korean people. At that event he...

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Visually impaired kids on the hunt for beeping eggs

Visually impaired kids on the hunt for beeping eggs

This is the 11th year for the Culver's egg hunt, which is open to children up to age 12. This event is free to the public. Columbus Community Hospital will host a hunt starting at 6 p.m. "I thought ...

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Son of Metallica Bass Player Debuts Onstage with Korn. He's 12

Son of Metallica Bass Player Debuts Onstage with Korn. He's 12

On Monday, the little musician made his on-stage debut with the band in Bógota, Colombia. Below, Tye has a bass solo that causes someone in the crowd to seemingly uncontrollably scream, "WHOA!" Appa...

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Stoltenberg: NATO Is Bedrock Of Security For Both Europe And North America

On Wednesday , following his meeting with Stoltenberg , Trump , who had been a frequent critic of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, declared the alliance "no longer obsolete" and called on its 29 ...

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Donald Trump's Visa Crackdown: Should India Have Been Better Prepared?

Donald Trump's Visa Crackdown: Should India Have Been Better Prepared?

The main source nations of 457 visa holders are India, which accounts for about a quarter of all visas, followed by Britain, at 19.5 per cent, and China, at 5.8 per cent. "We're all about putting ...

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Three police officers among four injured in Finsbury Park explosion

Three police officers among four injured in Finsbury Park explosion

A man is in a life-threatening condition in hospital after suffering "serious burns" in an explosion at a house in north London. Soon after police arrived, a large explosion ripped through the prope...

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Quest for poll symbol ousts Sasikala and kin

Sasikala's marginalisation within Tamil Nadu's ruling party. He said he wanted no confrontation with others to ensure it doesn't weaken the party and insisted "I will never go against" the AIADMK. D...

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United Kingdom snap election: Brenda goes barmy

Honestly, I can't stand this". Among the many political voices giving their opinions on the news, it seems Brenda was the hero the British populous really needed to give voice to their feelings. T...

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Tillerson accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations' as US reviews policy

Tillerson accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations' as US reviews policy

But he told Congress in a letter that the Trump administration was reviewing the lifting of USA sanctions against Iran to determine if that was in us interests. He said one of the mistakes of the deal...

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North Korea drops nuclear bomb on USA in disturbing video

North Korea drops nuclear bomb on USA in disturbing video

Pyongyang's pursuit of ballistic missiles and nuclear weapons has raised tensions between the regime and Washington, which is determined to resolve the North Korea problem once and for all. Mattis did...

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Fresno victims were targeted at random by killer

Fresno victims were targeted at random by killer

Police say that three people were killed and one was wounded when a gunman opened fire in downtown Fresno on Tuesday morning. One of the shooting victims was driven to police in a Pacific Gas and ...

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VP Mike Pence: US not seeking North Korea negotiations

Pence spoke in Tokyo to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Japan Wedneaday. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is making a pitch for President Donald Trump's economic policies, telling U.S. Pence also said...

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Trump Orders US Review On Effects Of Lifting Sanctions Against Iran

The terms of the nuclear agreement require the State Department to update Congress on Iran's compliance every 90 days. Tuesday's determination suggested that while Trump agreed with findings by the ...

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UK lawmakers overwhelmingly back June election

UK lawmakers overwhelmingly back June election

And he told MPs: "We welcome the opportunity of a general election because it gives the British people the chance to vote for a Labour government that will put the interests of the majority first". It...

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2 killed amid massive anti-government marches in Venezuela

In Washington, administration officials are anxious the Venezuela government is working to suppress the opposition. Venezuelan security forces fired tear gas as demonstrators staged what they bill...

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China, EU keen to push message of free trade, engagement

North Korea's nuclear weapons program is seen as pushing the peninsula toward its most severe crisis in years. In the Chinese leader's opinion, both parts should send a positive signal to maintain r...

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Hopping to it: 100 children scramble for eggs filled with candy, prizes

Hopping to it: 100 children scramble for eggs filled with candy, prizes

Though Ehlers and her children were unable to attend the egg hunt the past couple years, they hold fond memories of previous visits. An Easter egg hunt that includes children with disabilities took ...

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No-one will want to play Juventus after ousting Barcelona: Bonucci

No-one will want to play Juventus after ousting Barcelona: Bonucci

Juventus are through to the Champions League semifinals alongside Real Madrid, Monaco and Atletico Madrid, but Bonucci insists that all their opponents will fear the Italian side. "They kept their coo...

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Sarin or similar used in Idlib: watchdog

The United States and many other nations have called the attack a chemical weapons attack and accused the Syrian government of responsibility. Islamic State has used chemical weapons, including chlo...

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Men With Suspected ISIS Links Arrested From Mumbai, Bijnor, Jalandhar

Men With Suspected ISIS Links Arrested From Mumbai, Bijnor, Jalandhar

The operation was conducted with the help of the Special Cell of Delhi Police, Crime Investigation Cell of Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra ATS, Punjab Police and Bihar Police. Eyewitnesses said the ATS ha...

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Pence: U.S. stands by ally Japan on North Korea

Pence: U.S. stands by ally Japan on North Korea

As the brown bomber jacket-clad vice president was briefed near the military demarcation line, two North Korean soldiers watched from a short distance away, one taking multiple photographs of the Amer...

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Back to the ballot box: United Kingdom lawmakers approve June 8 election

Traders also think that a convincing election victory for May will give her greater flexibility in the talks with the EU. The Sun , Britain's top-selling newspaper, splashed the headline "Blue Murd...

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