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Mohan Bhagwat's Army remark 'insulting', should apologise, says Mayawati

Mohan Bhagwat's Army remark 'insulting', should apologise, says Mayawati

Lambasting Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat for allegedly casting aspersions on the Army, Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Ashok Chavan on Monday said t...

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Steve Bannon accused of 'stonewalling' U.S. congressional committee

Steve Bannon accused of 'stonewalling' U.S. congressional committee

Bannon co-founded the far-right USA news site Breitbart but in August 2016 he gave up his position as executive chairman of the company to run Trump's presidential campaign during its final stages. ...

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Florida school shooting: An intel official broke down on camera

Florida school shooting: An intel official broke down on camera

Beneath the cultural numbness lies real pain-felt not only by the victims, families, and friends personally affected by individual school shootings, but among Americans ashamed by the country's failur...

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Indian equity indices slump tracking global sell-off (Market Review)

Indian equity indices slump tracking global sell-off (Market Review)

The Dow jumped 1.7 percent, the tech-heavy Nasdaq climbed 1.6 percent and the S&P 500 added 1.4 percent. Realty, Pharma and Metal sectors are rallying and have gained the most. The rupee currency clos...

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At least 17 dead in Florida high school shooting

At least 17 dead in Florida high school shooting

It's the second worst in USA school history, eclipsing the infamous Columbine shooting, which left 15 dead including the two shooters in 1999. Broward Sheriff Scott Israel said that Cruz was tak...

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17 killed in shooting at Florida high school; ex-student arrested

17 killed in shooting at Florida high school; ex-student arrested

As per the media reports , Nikolas has been confirmed as 19 years old and a former student of the school. He was charged Thursday with 17 counts of murder. "They took him in and it's a classic ca...

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Trump Focuses on Mental Health in Message to Nation on School Shooting

Trump Focuses on Mental Health in Message to Nation on School Shooting

To Trump's point of the shooter being "mentally disturbed", Trump signed a Republican bill past year that makes it easier for people who are mentally ill to purchase guns. Unhappy there, Nikolas Cru...

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Intel chiefs: Don't be fooled by North Korea's 'smile campaign'

Intel chiefs: Don't be fooled by North Korea's 'smile campaign'

Mr Coats said North Korea's unwillingness to "negotiate its nuclear weapons and missiles away" poses an increasing threat. The heads of the lead U.S. "The provocative nature and the instability th...

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Dutch Foreign Minister resigns

Dutch Foreign Minister resigns

Zijlstra, a close ally of Rutte, previously served as parliamentary leader of the center-right People's Party for Freedom and Democracy ( VVD ) before he was appointed foreign minister in Rutte's thir...

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Man Warned FBI About Florida School Shooter 5 Months Ago

Man Warned FBI About Florida School Shooter 5 Months Ago

Bennight told Buzzfeed that the agents asked him if he knew Cruz, but he did not. Lasky said the Federal Bureau of Investigation was unable to identify who made the remark. " No other information ...

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Pakistan bans Hafiz Saeed's charities

Pakistan bans Hafiz Saeed's charities

Earlier in November previous year, FATF at its plenary in Buenos Aires had asked Pakistan provide a compliance report on actions taken against Lashkar-e-Taiba and JuD at Paris meeting. A similar opera...

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Indian Army foils infiltration bid by militants from Pakistan

Indian Army foils infiltration bid by militants from Pakistan

Pakistan army today violated ceasefire again by resorting to heavy mortar shelling and firing on civilian areas along the LoC in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir . In the action by the army...

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Wisconsin candidate banned from Twitter for anti-Semitic tweets

Wisconsin candidate banned from Twitter for anti-Semitic tweets

Adams came to his colleague's defense, calling the politician "sad and sick" for his actions. "And don't go anywhere near MM - she's got more power, strength, honour and compassion in her fingernai...

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PNB hands over to CBI 150 fraud LoUs issued to Nirav Modi

PNB hands over to CBI 150 fraud LoUs issued to Nirav Modi

The Punjab National Bank (PNB) likely discovered the true extent of its Rs 11,000 crore fraudulent transactions scam in the same week that billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi - whose companies play a ...

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European Union growth approaches pre-crisis levels

European Union growth approaches pre-crisis levels

Germany's GDP grew 0.6% in the year's final three months, France's by 0.6%, Spain's by 0.7% and the UK's by 0.5%. The EU and the 19-nation eurozone both grew by 0.6% in the final quarter of past yea...

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Tillerson says United States never gave 'heavy arms' to Syrian Kurdish YPG

Tillerson says United States never gave 'heavy arms' to Syrian Kurdish YPG

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who is now on a five-nation tour of the region, arrived in Beirut on Thursday for talks with Lebanese officials. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the USA ha...

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Oxfam Admits It Rehired Worker Dismissed Over Haiti Sexual Misconduct

Oxfam Admits It Rehired Worker Dismissed Over Haiti Sexual Misconduct

There are things which have been described correctly. "He is also saddened by the impact of the allegations on the many thousands of good people who have supported Oxfam's righteous work‚" a stateme...

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More than 10000 Afghan civilians killed or wounded previous year, United Nations says

More than 10000 Afghan civilians killed or wounded previous year, United Nations says

Over 3,400 civilians were killed and about 7,000 others were injured in Afghanistan in 2017, which is a decrease of 9 percent compared to the previous year, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (U...

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Syria 'repels' Israeli spy plane days after fighter jet was downed

Syria 'repels' Israeli spy plane days after fighter jet was downed

Haley called on all parties to follow UN Security Council Resolution 2254 and to follow the Geneva process. Russian Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia traded accusations with Haley about responsibility f...

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Montreal rally demands justice for Colten Boushie

Montreal rally demands justice for Colten Boushie

Let's review our justice system to ensure our system is just. Two years ago , Boushie and his friends drove onto Stanley's land in search of assistance with a flat tire near the town of Biggar. "And ...

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Cyprus backs European Union diplomacy to end energy standoff with Turkey

Cyprus backs European Union diplomacy to end energy standoff with Turkey

On Monday, the European Union called on Ankara to avoid threats and " refrain from any actions that might damage good neighborly " ties with Cyprus. "From our side, our actions reflect the necessity...

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Allies strongly defend Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu amid corruption claims

Allies strongly defend Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu amid corruption claims

Bennett said at a meeting of local governments in Tel Aviv on Wednesday that he believes in Netanyahu's "sincere motives", but "taking gifts in large sums over a long period of time is not living up...

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BJP president to sound poll bugle in Jind

BJP president to sound poll bugle in Jind

The bike rally, analysts say, is aimed at bolstering the morale of BJP cadres in Haryana - the state which was won for the first time by the party in 2014. Armed jawans could be seen in different part...

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US downs Russia in women's hockey

US downs Russia in women's hockey

The Americans beat Canada last spring for their fourth straight world title but are at the Olympics looking to end a 20-year gold medal drought. Just six seconds later, Lamoureux-Davidson scored again...

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The US, PKK's 'active insurgency' and Turkey's strong criticism

The US, PKK's 'active insurgency' and Turkey's strong criticism

Following a sudden escalation of the anti-Kurdish offensive in recent weeks by Turkey , concerns have surfaced that the situation could put the USA and Turkey , both North Atlantic Treaty Organisati...

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