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Five candidates file nominations for Rajya Sabha polls from Karnataka

Five candidates file nominations for Rajya Sabha polls from Karnataka

It is worth mentioning here that Election Commission of India had announced the programme for the Biennial Elections to the Council of States (Rajya Sabha) to fill the seats of members retiring in Apr...

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Allies, rivals alike hit out at Trump trade tariffs

Allies, rivals alike hit out at Trump trade tariffs

His departure date is to be determined but will be a few weeks from now, a White House official said . He is expected to leave in the coming weeks. He argued that he would not be beholden to banker...

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Mattis: US to not change containment strategy against Russian Federation

Mattis: US to not change containment strategy against Russian Federation

When Putin asked his advisers what the emergency plans were, they told him it was to shoot down the aircraft. Just hours before the start of the Games' opening ceremony in Sochi, Russian security ...

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Federer backs Djokovic to improve after poor comeback

Federer backs Djokovic to improve after poor comeback

The match was carried over from Saturday after rain force play to end early with Federer one set up and the scores locked at 2-2 in the second. Djokovic had further surgery on a persistent elbow inj...

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Israel's Netanyahu accused of perpetuating 'fake crisis' to force early election

Israel's Netanyahu accused of perpetuating 'fake crisis' to force early election

A letter Sunday by the religious lawmakers' Council of Torah Sages, a policy-making body, rejected a compromise offer, saying there was no change in the religious party's stance and prompting the meet...

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Captain Marvel Is the First Superhero Nick Fury Meets

Captain Marvel Is the First Superhero Nick Fury Meets

The diabolical notion cannot be watered down in any manner, but there is a reason behind the galactic warlord to be pursuing such a path - one that can nearly be termed nobel from his perspective. Now...

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More than 1000 need medical evacuation from Syria's Ghouta

More than 1000 need medical evacuation from Syria's Ghouta

On Feb. 24, the UN Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 2401, which calls for a month-long cease-fire in Syria - especially Eastern Ghouta - to allow the delivery of humanitarian aid. Local...

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USA study finds fake news spreads faster than real news

USA study finds fake news spreads faster than real news

The top 1% of false information cascades routinely spread to between 1,000 and 100,000 people, whereas the truth rarely spread to more than 1,000 people. The MIT study took the 126,285 stories and che...

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South Carolina's jobless rate again inches up slightly

South Carolina's jobless rate again inches up slightly

In a possible sign that the Florida Keys have not fully recovered from Hurricane Irma in September, Monroe County - which typically has the state's lowest unemployment rate - had a 3.7 percent rate in...

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Royal wedding special for The Windsors

Royal wedding special for The Windsors

Channel 4 head of comedy Fiona McDermott said: 'I am thrilled to have The Windsors back on Channel 4 for a royal wedding special and can't wait to see what Meghan's dress looks like, if Fergie is in...

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Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack

Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack

The fighting in Anar Dara came days after local officials said the Taliban had inflicted heavy losses on Afghan special forces in another district of Farah, an isolated region where the government h...

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Tillerson to Spend Few Hours in Nigeria

Tillerson to Spend Few Hours in Nigeria

He will visit Chad and Nigeria , both oil-producers struggling to contain the Islamist Boko Haram insurgency, on Monday afternoon and evening. U.S. After the meeting, Mr. Tillerson will hold a pres...

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Trump Calls Chuck Todd A 'Son Of AB**ch'

Trump Calls Chuck Todd A 'Son Of AB**ch'

What you should focus on is, we have had a great week of results. "We have been focused on for the a year ago creating solid economic growth". Todd wondered. "I'll be with my kids this morning", Mnu...

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North Korean "caution" seen in announcing stance on upcoming summits: Seoul

South Korea's national security adviser is visiting China to seek support and cooperation ahead of summit talks between the leaders of the US and North Korea. "Through the inter-Korean summit and the...

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Pakistan's arms imports from United States of America plummet by 76pc: SIPRI

Pakistan's arms imports from United States of America plummet by 76pc: SIPRI

The report said the U.S, Russia , France , Germany and China were the largest arms exporters, which accounted for 74 percent of total arms exports in the world. "Its imports increased by 24 pe...

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Rohingya villages erased, replaced by army bases in Rakhine State

Rohingya villages erased, replaced by army bases in Rakhine State

After driving almost 700,000 Rohingya Muslims out of the country, Myanmar's military is building bases where some of their homes and mosques once stood, Amnesty International said on Monday, citing ne...

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Stokes to miss India Test after trial date set

Stokes to miss India Test after trial date set

Stokes missed the Ashes series with England unable to select him for overseas tours until they had learned if he would be charged or not. Durham's Stokes returned to the England set-up after bei...

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Finance ministry likely to admit rewriting land sale papers

Finance ministry likely to admit rewriting land sale papers

The changes included removing the names of Abe, his wife, and finance minister Taro Aso. "It has become clear that there was a cover-up and falsification", opposition Democratic Party leader Yuichir...

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Vienna: Attacker shot dead outside Iran envoy's residence

Vienna: Attacker shot dead outside Iran envoy's residence

A police spokesman said the guard - an Austrian soldier - initially tried to stop the man with pepper spray. Police spokesman Harald Soeros told AFP early on March 12 that the 26-year-old assailant ...

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Leicester cruise to victory against West Brom

Leicester cruise to victory against West Brom

There was plenty of attacking endeavour from Albion but Alan Pardew's grasp on his job as head coach was made ever more tenuous by Riyad Mahrez's goal after the hour. "You have to fight. I said to...

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Pakistan student hurls shoe at Nawaz

Pakistan student hurls shoe at Nawaz

The event caused immediate commotion in the hall as others attending the gathering grabbed hold of one man and started beating him. The attackers were identified as former students of the seminary. On...

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Trump's lawyers will set up an interview with Mueller - on these conditions

Trump's lawyers will set up an interview with Mueller - on these conditions

Asked if Mueller's team was looking into Russian involvement in the Trump campaign, Nunberg said he didn't think he was "leaking anything that the special counsel would be upset with" by saying that "...

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Fiji defeats Kenya to claim Canada Sevens

Fiji defeats Kenya to claim Canada Sevens

Fiji battled to reach their second consecutive final, beating Dubai Sevens champions South Africa 15-12 in the other Cup semifinals. NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 11- Kenya will face England in the Main Cup Q...

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Russia Launches Hypersonic Missile Vladimir Putin Says Can Overcome US Defense Systems

Russia Launches Hypersonic Missile Vladimir Putin Says Can Overcome US Defense Systems

The high-precision Kinzhal (Dagger) missile was launched from a MiG-31 supersonic interceptor jet that took off from an airfield in the South Military District in Russia's southwest, the defence min...

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Virginia Tech gets NCAA Tournament bid

Virginia Tech gets NCAA Tournament bid

The Jayhawks, who lost by 18 points to Oklahoma State on March 3 after they had locked up their 14th straight Big 12 regular-season title, cast aside any doubts about their worthiness with a dominant ...

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