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Qatar's ruler to attend Gulf meeting in Kuwait amid dispute

The meeting also touched upon preparations for the upcoming summit. "It is important that the GCC system remains alive", said the Minister. Earlier, Kuwait sent out invitations to the GCC member s...

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South Korea 'biggest-ever' air combat drill kicks off

South Korea 'biggest-ever' air combat drill kicks off

Including two dozen stealth aircrafts, the U.S. also dispatched six EA-18G Growler - electronic warfare aircrafts - as well as a group of F-15C and F-16 jet fighters. While many South Koreans typicall...

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Belgian judge to decide on Puigdemont extradition December 14

Belgian judge to decide on Puigdemont extradition December 14

With regards to the planned audience with the Belgian justice department on Monday, when Spain will request the extradition of Mr Puigdemont, "we don't know how long it will last, or if the people bei...

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US Tourist Killed by Shark in Costa Rica

US Tourist Killed by Shark in Costa Rica

Rohina Bhandari , 49, a senior director at WL Ross & Co. Many expressed shock over her death. Bhandari, a Wall Street private equity manager, was hauled out of the water after sustaining severe bi...

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Open for business, partnerships with India: London Mayor Sadiq Khan

Open for business, partnerships with India: London Mayor Sadiq Khan

It was quite a star studded affair! London Mayor Sadiq Khan and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today discussed ways to increase cooperation between Mumbai and London in various f...

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Javed Hashmi meets Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad

Javed Hashmi meets Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad

According to the sources within the Sharif family, Javed Hashmi did not honor the insistence of Kalsoom Nawaz to stay in PML-N when he made a decision to join PTI. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leade...

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Airline says, crew saw North Korean missile from plane

Airline says, crew saw North Korean missile from plane

The North claimed that its latest intercontinental ballistic missile was capable of striking anywhere in the United States but they have not yet proved that it they could mount a miniaturised nuclear ...

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Malta: ten suspects arrested over reporter's murder

Malta: ten suspects arrested over reporter's murder

Galizia was murdered in a vehicle bomb on October 16 in a case which shocked the island nation, a member of the European Union. Malta's police, security services and armed forces are being helped in...

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US, South Korea begin largest-ever joint air drill

US, South Korea begin largest-ever joint air drill

About 12 000 United States military personnel are participating. It was the country's third intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) test, but the first of what North Korea is calling its Hwasong...

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Rob Gronkowski apologizes to Tre'Davious White, blames frustration for cheap shot

Rob Gronkowski apologizes to Tre'Davious White, blames frustration for cheap shot

White was lying on the ground with the ball, out of bounds. Dean Blandino, a former National Football League vice president of officiating, said on Fox that he thinks Gronkowski should have been e...

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Threat of War With N Korea 'Increasing Every Day' - Trump's Security Adviser

Threat of War With N Korea 'Increasing Every Day' - Trump's Security Adviser

With each missile launch or nuclear test , Kim has seen his country's capabilities progress, McMaster added. The remarks came as North Korea said it could engage in direct talks with the US if Wash...

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Mike Weaver and Wake Forest Headed to the Belk Bowl

Mike Weaver and Wake Forest Headed to the Belk Bowl

Texas A&M will play the Wake Forest Deacons in the Belk Bowl in Charlotte, North Carolina, on December 29 at noon with the game televised by ESPN. Only Louisville and Syracuse moved the ball better...

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Liberal MP Tim Wilson proposes during same-sex marriage debate

Liberal MP Tim Wilson proposes during same-sex marriage debate

Bolger gave a quick reply from the gallery, and acting speaker Rob Mitchell reinstated his answer amid applause from all sides of politics. A Bill to allow same-sex couples to marry was successfull...

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UAE Denies Yemen's Houthis Have Fired Missile Towards Abu Dhabi Nuke Reactor

UAE Denies Yemen's Houthis Have Fired Missile Towards Abu Dhabi Nuke Reactor

Fierce fighting around Yemen has reportedly killed dozens of people over the weekend (December 2 to 3). The Saudi-led coalition has allegedly bombed Houthi positions in Sanaa, while the group is f...

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Europe in attain of N. Korea missiles

Europe in attain of N. Korea missiles

H.R. McMaster said on Saturday that the possibility of war with North Korea increases every day the problem over its nuclear program isn't solved, Fox News reports. Lavrov also spoke of having "th...

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Nigerian ex-vice president rejoins opposition ahead of 2019 vote

Nigerian ex-vice president rejoins opposition ahead of 2019 vote

Untill December 24, Atiku was a member of the ruling party, All Progressives Congress to which the party had said he would not be missed and not scared. He spoke on the bitter contest for the party'...

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Lewandowski's book offers behind-the-scenes look at campaign

Lewandowski's book offers behind-the-scenes look at campaign

The Washington Post report highlights a number of other unusual details from Lewandowski and Bossie's new book. Trump ordered the helicopter pilot to decrease altitude so he could call Manafort on ...

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Keep calm, however new North Korea missile check a…

Keep calm, however new North Korea missile check a…

The statement came after Yonhap News reported that six US Raptor stealth fighters planes arrived in South Korea on Saturday for a joint air drill named "Vigilant Ace" scheduled for December 4 to 8. ...

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German police say Potsdam explosive package not 'terrorism'

German police say Potsdam explosive package not 'terrorism'

A Christmas market in the German city of Potsdam was evacuated December 1 after police found an improvised explosive device (IED) nearby. Officers destroyed a suspicious package containing nails...

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Man trying to imitate TV show sparks massive NY inferno, mayor says

Man trying to imitate TV show sparks massive NY inferno, mayor says

An inferno took down three buildings and damaged almost 30 others. A state of emergency is still in effect in Cohoes. "I can tell you the extent of the damage is everything you'd ever think you ca...

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Goalkeeper's stoppage-time header gives Benevento first-ever point

Goalkeeper's stoppage-time header gives Benevento first-ever point

Milan remain seventh in Serie A, while Benevento are eight points adrift of 19th-placed Verona at the bottom of the table. Prior to Brignoli's effort, the last goalkeeper to score a goal in Serie A ...

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It's very deceptive Group: Portugal Coach Fernando Santos

It's very deceptive Group: Portugal Coach Fernando Santos

Morocco will start their games at the tournament against Iran, the first Asian team to secure a qualification to the World Cup. Commenting on Morocco's next opponents, the Frenchman said that the Lion...

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SNL Skit Imagines A Christmas Carol Starring Trump, Flynn

SNL Skit Imagines A Christmas Carol Starring Trump, Flynn

The segment starts as Baldwin's Trump walks into the Oval Office in a "pouty baby mode" with Kate McKinnon's Kellyanne Conway following him. " Saturday Night Live " got into the Christmas spirit t...

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South Korean fishing boat capsizes, killing most people on board

South Korean fishing boat capsizes, killing most people on board

President Moon Jae-in ordered the deployment of four helicopters and 14 boats to locate the missing people. TV footage showed the fishing boat sinking beneath churning waves while rescue divers sear...

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First phase of Chabahar Port to be inaugurated today

First phase of Chabahar Port to be inaugurated today

The port has been built by Iran in cooperation with India and is being seen as a rival to Gwadar Port, some 80 kilometres away across the border in Pakistan, which Islamabad is building with the help ...

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