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Meghalaya: PM Modi to visit Garo Hills on Feb 22

Meghalaya: PM Modi to visit Garo Hills on Feb 22

Rahul also brought up similar escapes by defaulters like former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi and industrialist Vijay Mallya during the BJP government's rule. Today, four years later, no one believes ...

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Will Israel launch an all-out offensive against Iran as Netanyahu threatens?

Will Israel launch an all-out offensive against Iran as Netanyahu threatens?

Netanyahu interrupted his speech to hold up a piece of metal he said came from the drone and asked if Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Zarif recognized it. Tensions between Iran and Israel ha...

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Thousands gather for Zimbabwe opposition leader Tsvangirai's funeral

Thousands gather for Zimbabwe opposition leader Tsvangirai's funeral

Tsvangirai pulled out of an election run-off following violence which, he said, claimed the lives of at least 200 of his supporters. Odinga insists he was the rightful victor of the August 8 preside...

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Western officials complicit in terrorist crimes against civilians: Syria

Western officials complicit in terrorist crimes against civilians: Syria

The aid agency said that in some parts of Eastern Ghouta, the destruction is worse than it was at the height of the Syrian government's offensive against Aleppo in 2016, "yet with only a tiny frac...

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Iran resumes hunt for missing plane

Iran resumes hunt for missing plane

A helicopter pilot interviewed by state television said the crash site appeared to be only 30 meters (100 feet) from a peak on Mount Dena in the Zagros Mountain range. A deal with world powers on Ir...

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Pakistan gets reprieve on FATF watchlist, says Asif

Pakistan gets reprieve on FATF watchlist, says Asif

He said that the motion has been deferred for three months, while the Asia Pacific Group has been asked to present another report in June. But the USA -initiated move was blocked at the body's mee...

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Sharing Olympics with son 'like gold medal' for Baumgartner

Sharing Olympics with son 'like gold medal' for Baumgartner

Lorentzen was the first Norwegian to win the Olympic 500m title since Finn Helgesen 70 years ago and he became his country's first medallist in the event since Magne Thomassen won silver in 1968. But ...

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Mandarin not approved as official language in Pakistan, it was fake news

Mandarin not approved as official language in Pakistan, it was fake news

However, in what ironically turned out to nearly be like a game of Chinese whisper, one local television channel misreported the passage of the resolution, saying that the Senate had declared Chinese ...

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Sufis held after clash with Iranian police

Sufis held after clash with Iranian police

In a separate incident, a member of the government-aligned Basij volunteer militia group was reportedly rammed by a auto and another stabbed to death, according to Press TV. The Muslim Sufi order, whi...

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Gov. Kasich Changes Position and Removes the Pro-Gun Section From Website

Gov. Kasich Changes Position and Removes the Pro-Gun Section From Website

The shooter is accused of using an AR-15, which he obtained legally, according to police. As for the specific measure he wants passed, Kasich suggested gun owners should be far-more thoroughly vette...

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Theresa May to announce review into university tuition fees and education funding

Theresa May to announce review into university tuition fees and education funding

All but a handful of universities charge the maximum possible fees for undergraduate courses. Hinds has also backed the move towards varying fees, stating that not only does he want " more variety "...

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Attempted robbery goes wrong when suspect knocks out accomplice with brick

Attempted robbery goes wrong when suspect knocks out accomplice with brick

However as the second throws his brick, his partner walks directly in front and is hit in the head. A would-be robber accidentally knocked an accomplice with a brick while trying to break a window ...

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Gujarat municipal elections: BJP retains power in 47 seats, Congress wins 16

Gujarat municipal elections: BJP retains power in 47 seats, Congress wins 16

The results were in a way similar to the December 2017 assembly elections in which the Congress did better by restricting the BJP to 99 seats in the 182-member assembly. Nationalist Congress Party (...

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Chelsea vs Barcelona, Champions League

Ever since Chelsea won the Premier League , Conte has seemed pissed off. Leo Messi is the best player in the world for me, but look at the others: Andres (Iniesta ), Xavi and all the others, (Thie...

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Medium intensity natural disaster shakes southwest Mexico

Medium intensity natural disaster shakes southwest Mexico

A state of emergency has been declared in 33 municipalities of Mexico's southern Oaxaca state following a massive natural disaster that rocked the region, Mexican Civil Protection Service said. But th...

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Landscape Under Portrait: Picasso Masterpiece Reveals Its Mystery

Landscape Under Portrait: Picasso Masterpiece Reveals Its Mystery

Picasso's " La Miséreuse accroupie ", or " The crouching beggar ", was one of his masterpieces from his " Blue Period ". "The hills that were painted in the background become the contours of her bac...

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Gorakhpur, Phulpur bye-election: Congress, SP to contest separately

Gorakhpur, Phulpur bye-election: Congress, SP to contest separately

For the two seats of Uttar Pradesh , the Samajwadi Party and Congress have already announced their candidates. In Phulpur, which the BJP won for the first time in 2014 on the Modi wave, the par...

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Eagles new offensive coordinator won't be Duce Staley

Eagles new offensive coordinator won't be Duce Staley

Pederson had considered leaving the position vacant for 2018 following Reich's departure to become the Colts head coach earlier in the month. DeFilippo left the Birds to take the OC job with the Mi...

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Andy Cannizaro resigns from Mississippi State, cites 'poor decisions'

Andy Cannizaro resigns from Mississippi State, cites 'poor decisions'

But then Cohen took the AD job, and a year later, named Henderson interim head coach in place of Cannizaro. "I had a wonderful opportunity at Mississippi State", Cannizaro said in the release. "Al...

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Rajnath Singh Terms Meghalaya's Development Failure as 'Cruel Joke'

Rajnath Singh Terms Meghalaya's Development Failure as 'Cruel Joke'

Marak . "The Congress has been voted to power for the last six terms and yet, there's no development in this handsome state". FOUR people, including a candidate in upcoming state polls, have been ...

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Sensex, Nifty erase early gains to end lower, PSU banks recover

Sensex, Nifty erase early gains to end lower, PSU banks recover

It was a negative opening from the Indian markets with the Sensex falling over 100 points while the Nifty was down 36 points at 10,415. Tata Steel shares tumbled 6 per cent. In the Asian region, Hon...

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South Africa: Cyril Ramaphosa announces 'lifestyle audits' for public officials

South Africa: Cyril Ramaphosa announces 'lifestyle audits' for public officials

Ramaphosa has repeatedly been lambasted by the Economic Freedom Fighters for his stance during the strike, with the party's MPs saying he had blood on his hands. In his maiden speech as ANC leader, Ra...

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Logging in Poland's primaeval forest against European Union law: top European Union court adviser

Logging in Poland's primaeval forest against European Union law: top European Union court adviser

Poland is infringing European law on the protection of natural sites by ordering logging in the Bialowieza Forest, one of the last primeval forests in Europe. The environmental lobby group ClientEarth...

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Trump says making school safer will be top priority after Florida shooting

Trump says making school safer will be top priority after Florida shooting

The FBI received a tip last month that the suspect in the Florida school shooting had a "desire to kill" and access to guns and could be plotting an attack. Trump says the entire nation "with o...

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Cricket can melt ice between India and Pakistan, says Shahid Afridi

Cricket can melt ice between India and Pakistan, says Shahid Afridi

As well as Pakistan's national players, there will be a number of worldwide stars including Andre Russell and Luke Ronchi (Islamabad United), Ravi Bopara and Morgan ( Karachi Kings), Darren Sammy and...

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