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North Korea marks sixth anniversary of Kim Jong-Il's death

North Korea marks sixth anniversary of Kim Jong-Il's death

CPI (M) in Kerala courted another controversy after erecting the flex boards of supreme leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un , in connection with party's area committee meeting. Some delegates, during ...

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Abuse inquiry deserves to be studied: Pope

Abuse inquiry deserves to be studied: Pope

CANBERRA, Australia An Australian inquiry into child abuse recommended Friday that the Catholic Church lift its demand of celibacy from clergy and that priests be prosecuted for failing to report evid...

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UN Security Council to vote on resolution voiding Trump's Jerusalem announcement

UN Security Council to vote on resolution voiding Trump's Jerusalem announcement

After he took office, the new president's administration signaled that it could move the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, but had not fulfilled this promise to date. Israeli envoy to the UN Dan...

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McCain returning home, will likely miss tax vote

McCain returning home, will likely miss tax vote

Last week, Republican Sens. Last week, sources in the Senate told CNN they were anxious about McCain recently, following a week when the Arizona Republican was kept from the Senate to address side...

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Fans flock to Albuquerque for the Gildan New Mexico Bowl

Fans flock to Albuquerque for the Gildan New Mexico Bowl

Wide receiver Tyre Brady, after missing the last two games of the regular season, caught six passes for 165 yards. "It was a microcosm of our season", Rams coach Mike Bobo said. Chase Litton thre...

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Trump, Putin Talk on Phone About 'Dangerous Situation in North Korea'

Trump, Putin Talk on Phone About 'Dangerous Situation in North Korea'

The White House said the two "discussed working together to resolve the very risky situation in North Korea". The Kremlin acknowledged that Trump and Putin had discussed in a phone call Thursday h...

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High-profile prostitution racket busted in Hyderabad, two actresses arrested

High-profile prostitution racket busted in Hyderabad, two actresses arrested

The cops arrested the organisers of the sex racket including, Monish Kadakia, a casting director and event manager, a native of Gamdevi, Mumbai. The culprits were arrested after two posh five star hot...

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United Kingdom diplomat found dead in Beirut, murder probe launched

United Kingdom diplomat found dead in Beirut, murder probe launched

Rebecca Dykes's family said they have been left "devastated" following her death on Saturday. A statement from the Foreign Office and the family provided no further details. A spokesman for the Fore...

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Airport, ministries, companies reopen after Teva 'solidarity' strike

Airport, ministries, companies reopen after Teva 'solidarity' strike

Ben Gurion Airport is on strike until noon, but in order to prevent excessive inconvenience, the airport rescheduled almost all the flights that were to take off during those hours to depart before 8 ...

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Putin thanks Trump for help in foiling attack plot

Putin thanks Trump for help in foiling attack plot

Petersburg. Putin expressed gratitude during the call for information provided by the CIA that allowed Russia's top domestic security agency to track down and arrest a group of suspects that was p...

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Iran refutes United States allegation on missile supply to Yemeni Houthis

Iran refutes United States allegation on missile supply to Yemeni Houthis

The US said on Thursday that it has "undeniable" evidence that Tehran is violating global law and unveiled segments of missiles launched at Saudi Arabia from Houthi-controlled territory in Yemen. On...

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ISIS Weapons Traced to United States and Saudi Arabia

ISIS Weapons Traced to United States and Saudi Arabia

Conflict Armament Research (CAR) said most Islamic State weapons were looted from the Iraqi and Syrian armies. The research came to its findings that although some weapons were looted from the Iraqi...

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Farenthold to retire from House amid harassment accusations

Farenthold to retire from House amid harassment accusations

But he continued to deny the sexual harassment allegations against him. "It accommodated destructive gossip, off-hand comments, off-color jokes and behavior in general that was less than professiona...

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Trump's Transition Lawyer Says Mueller Improperly Obtained Files in Russia Probe

Trump's Transition Lawyer Says Mueller Improperly Obtained Files in Russia Probe

They spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because of the records' sensitivity. Langhofer claims former GSA counsel Richard Beckler assured the transition team in June that the ema...

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Americans are less religious, largely unconcerned about 'War on Christmas'

Americans are less religious, largely unconcerned about 'War on Christmas'

The figure in 2013, when Pew last asked this question, was 59 percent. On a new episode of his CRTV show "In the Woods With Phil", Robertson said people don't want to "hear the word Christ" and ...

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Multiple casualties in Pakistan Methodist church attack

Multiple casualties in Pakistan Methodist church attack

The Bethel Memorial Methodist Church, located on Quetta's Zarghoon Road, came under attack when four terrorists entered the building and opened fired at worshippers. There were about 400 worshipers ...

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Turnbull govt wins crucial by-election

Turnbull govt wins crucial by-election

Keneally urged Labor to maintain goal and unity in the run-up to the federal poll, and said the anti-government swing was a direct reflection on Turnbull. "I think the message is starting to cut throu...

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Jazz center reportedly to miss month with sprained knee

Jazz center reportedly to miss month with sprained knee

Those two played well in Gobert's absence last time and they'll have to step up once more. "This group's got character, and they are going to compete no matter what the circumstances, and they did",...

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Brazilian FA chief Del Nero gets 90-day FIFA ban

Brazilian FA chief Del Nero gets 90-day FIFA ban

The 76-year-old has been wanted in the United States since 2015 after being indicted alongside 41 others amid the corruption scandal which has rocked football's world governing body. Del Nero has repe...

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Paul Ryan considering retirement in 2018

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks during a news conference with other House Republican leaders following a closed conference meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, U.S. Additionally, P...

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Pence trip to Middle East overshadowed by Jerusalem decision

Trump on December 6 announced a break with decades of American policy, effectively ignoring Palestinian claims on the Holy City. "Everybody realizes that a US-led peace process is the only way forward...

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Trump laments Federal Bureau of Investigation, lauds law enforcement

Trump laments Federal Bureau of Investigation, lauds law enforcement

Speaking to reporters on the White House lawn, Trump said, "We're going to rebuild the FBI " after what he described as "really, really disgraceful" documents. About 200 leaders in law enforcement fr...

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PM Modi inaugurates Shillong-Nongstoin-Rongjeng-Tura Road

PM Modi inaugurates Shillong-Nongstoin-Rongjeng-Tura Road

The Prime Minister is on a visit to Mizoram and Meghalaya ahead of elections in both the states next year. Meghalaya is all set to host Prime Minister Narendra Modi , who is visiting Shillong o...

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Schlupp sheds light on Crystal Palace's improvement

Schlupp sheds light on Crystal Palace's improvement

The Eagles could soar out of the relegation zone with another victory, although they'll have to do it without the injured Mamadou Sakho , Joel Ward and Timothy Fosu-Mensah. This is not to suggest t...

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Paris hosts major climate summit without Donald Trump

Paris hosts major climate summit without Donald Trump

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono described ways Japan is investing in climate monitoring technology and hydrogen energy, but said "we have to do more and better". The US President has since signa...

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