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Egypt's Sisi wins 97% in presidential election, turnout at 41%

Egypt's Sisi wins 97% in presidential election, turnout at 41%

All serious opposition dropped out the election race earlier this year citing intimidation after the main challenger, another former military chief, was arrested. His supporters say those measures are...

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Villanova, Michigan Set For National Title Match

Villanova, Michigan Set For National Title Match

The Wolverines trailed the bracket-rambling Ramblers by seven at halftime , found the right gear in the second and have a title-game appearance no one outside of Ann Arbor saw coming when they were m...

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15 killed, 55 injured in fresh Maiduguri Boko Haram attack

15 killed, 55 injured in fresh Maiduguri Boko Haram attack

Boko Haram fighters attacked a military base in the Cashew Plantation area at the entrance to the city with suicide bombers, mortars and guns, leading to a prolonged battle, a senior military officer...

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Deal Reached To Evacuate Rebels From Syria's Douma

Deal Reached To Evacuate Rebels From Syria's Douma

On Sunday, Russia, an ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, reported that a deal had been reachedfor Jaish al-Islam, or Army of Islam, to leave Douma. "Turkey will not hesitate to use initiative i...

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Malala leaves Pakistan after emotional 4-day visit

Malala leaves Pakistan after emotional 4-day visit

Nobel Peace Prize victor Malala Yousafzai left Pakistan on Monday, ending a surprise visit to the country , her first since being shot in 2012 by Taliban militants who tried to kill her for promoting...

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Gaza toll reaches 18, Israel rejects excessive force claims

Gaza toll reaches 18, Israel rejects excessive force claims

Hospitals in Gaza have been overwhelmed by the influx of wounded civilians following the use of live fire by the Israeli military, rights groups said on Sunday . Palestinians chant slogans as the...

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Winnie Mandela, controversial wife of Nelson Mandela, dies at 81

Winnie Mandela, controversial wife of Nelson Mandela, dies at 81

The next year, she is sacked for insubordination but keeps her position as member of parliament and head of the powerful Women's League. Madikizela-Mandela, known to many in South Africa as "The Mot...

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President Donald Trump suggests no deal on DACA

President Donald Trump suggests no deal on DACA

Trump rescinded the Obama-era program, which protects immigrants who arrived in the country without documents as children, but it is now tied up in the courts and the fate of the so-called "Dreamers" ...

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Life paralysed in Indian-controlled Kashmir day after violence claims 20 lives

Life paralysed in Indian-controlled Kashmir day after violence claims 20 lives

Abbasi expressed deep sorrow over the recent loss of life in Kashmir and condemned tyranny. Despite the suspension of classes, anti-India protests erupted at the University of Kashmir, where many st...

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Gay marriage at stake in Costa Rica run-off

Gay marriage at stake in Costa Rica run-off

Mr. Alvarado Muñoz's rise also reflected the growing evangelical Christian influence in Costa Rica, which has cut into the dominance of the Catholic Church. Political observers said that Carlos Alvara...

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China space lab may fall to Earth later

China space lab may fall to Earth later

Such is the case of Tiangong-1, China's first space station, which after almost 7 years in space is making an uncontrolled descent and should provide a nice fiery light show in the skies over... Your ...

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Aussies in Russian Federation warned to be careful

Aussies in Russian Federation warned to be careful

In an interview published on April 1, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said that, despite the loss of trust with Russian Federation, his country was willing to continue dialogue with Moscow ...

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Unknown gunmen kill former militant in Pulwama

Unknown gunmen kill former militant in Pulwama

Official sources said that the gunmen fired upon Mohammad Ashraf near Muran Chowk at around 4:25 pm. Locals said that Mir was a former militant and was presently working as an SPO in the Jammu and Kas...

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Snow could impact morning commute in parts of Delaware

Snow could impact morning commute in parts of Delaware

Below, we have our snowfall expectations through 8 AM Wednesday . If this indeed happens, this could leave those areas with higher snow amounts. As it does, snow showers will pick up in intensity a...

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Loyola Fans Keep Pride in the Ramblers Despite Final Four Loss

Loyola Fans Keep Pride in the Ramblers Despite Final Four Loss

Loyola-Chicago captured the imagination of a nation and even turned a lovable 98-year-old nun named Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt into a celebrity, with shirts and bobbleheads flying off the racks and...

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Four Somali Officials Killed by Al-Shabab Militants in Mogadishu

Four Somali Officials Killed by Al-Shabab Militants in Mogadishu

But it still retains a strong presence in the regions outside the capital. The attack started when two suicide vehicle bombs exploded at the entrance to the heavily fortified base in Bulo-Marer, an ...

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Russian Federation expels U.S. diplomats and shuts consulate in tit-for-tat move

Russian Federation expels U.S. diplomats and shuts consulate in tit-for-tat move

Two dozen countries, including the United States , Australia , many European Union nations and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, ordered more than 150 Russian diplomats out this week in a show o...

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Tibetans speak of hope for Dalai Lama's return

Tibetans speak of hope for Dalai Lama's return

While diplomatic mills helped in the withdrawal of Chinese and Indian forces from the Doklam area, the national media in China has been hostile towards the Indian government's persistent support for...

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Bihar Police finally arrests Union Minister's son, accused of inciting communal violence

Bihar Police finally arrests Union Minister's son, accused of inciting communal violence

As pressure grew on the Nitish Kumar government to crack down, the Chief Minister is learnt to have negotiated with the BJP that Arijit Shashwat would be given an opportunity to seek anticipatory b...

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Ram Navami clash in Bengal: death toll reaches five

Ram Navami clash in Bengal: death toll reaches five

Earlier on Saturday, West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi had also visited violence-hit Asansol and Raniganj. Supriyo, on the other hand, maintained that the state government had compelled...

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President Trump says 'NO MORE' on deal for 'Dreamer' immigrants

President Trump says 'NO MORE' on deal for 'Dreamer' immigrants

He added another tweet , claiming that the "big flows of people" want to take advantage of DACA. - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 1, 2018These big flows of people are all trying to take...

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VK Singh goes to Iraq to bring back remains of Indians

VK Singh goes to Iraq to bring back remains of Indians

The minister is expected to return on Monday, April 2, and will then visit the families of deceased to hand over the bodies to their families. On March 20, Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Sw...

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Thumbs up for injured Tim Paine

Watch day four of the fourth Test between South Africa and Australia from 8.55am, Monday on Sky Sports Cricket. After South Africa ended the opening day on 313 for six, Paine said he wants his t...

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Indore building collapse CM Shivraj Singh announces Rs 2 lakh compensation

Indore building collapse CM Shivraj Singh announces Rs 2 lakh compensation

The Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, has tweeted that he is keeping a close watch on the rescue operations. As per Indore Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Harinaray...

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12 militants, 3 soldiers, 4 civilians die in Kashmir fighting

12 militants, 3 soldiers, 4 civilians die in Kashmir fighting

Eight militants, two civilians, and two army personnel were killed in three separate gunfights in south Kashmir's Shopian and Anantnag district today, DGP SP Vaid said while addressing a press con...

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