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Yellow weather warning issued ahead of 'dangerous' freezing fog tomorrow

Yellow weather warning issued ahead of 'dangerous' freezing fog tomorrow

MET Eireann has extended its Orange weather fog alert until midnight tonight. Met Office weather forecasters have predicted that Lincolnshire will be affected by heavy fog throughout Monday night an...

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Duterte Reverses Course Again, Says He Supports Marriage Equality

He also suggested the group nominate an LGBT representative for a government position. Later on, speaking at Mr Pacquiao's 39th birthday bash in Manila on Sunday, Mr Duterte said the boxing champion...

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Hardik alleges EVMs can be hacked

Hardik alleges EVMs can be hacked

He also said if EVMs were not tampered with then the exit polls' results, which showed Bharatiya Janata Party's victory in the state polls, would be proven wrong. "I wish the BJP, who has won the elec...

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Barnaby Joyce set to become Infrastructure Minister in cabinet reshuffle

Barnaby Joyce set to become Infrastructure Minister in cabinet reshuffle

But Malcolm Turnbull is believed to have ruled out bringing Susan Ley back into cabinet. Mr Turnbull confirmed he would recommend Senator Brandis for a new position as Australia's High Commission...

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U.S. says North Korea 'directly responsible' for 'WannaCry' cyber attack

U.S. says North Korea 'directly responsible' for 'WannaCry' cyber attack

But, the US government has assessed with a "very high level of confidence" that a hacking entity known as Lazarus Group, which works on behalf of the North Korean government, carried out the WannaCry...

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Assad-Kurd barbs increase fears of latest Syria fault line

Assad-Kurd barbs increase fears of latest Syria fault line

The Sochi meeting will be held following the eighth round of Geneva talks on Syria, which has completely failed in reaching a solution to the conflict. Both Moscow and Tehran support the regime in Dam...

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GSP Targeting McGregor, Mayweather for 'Big, Exciting' Fights

GSP Targeting McGregor, Mayweather for 'Big, Exciting' Fights

Everyone wants a red panty night though, including Manny Pacquiao. The 29-year-old Irish is under contract with UFC , and it states that he can not enter into any negotiations for a fight, a boxing...

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Afghan intelligence training centre attacked, 3 killed

Afghan intelligence training centre attacked, 3 killed

A group of armed attackers entered an under-construction building in the National Directorate of Security training center in the Afshar area of Kabul , the Interior Ministry said. Hayat added tha...

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Austria's Freedom party in government

Austria's Freedom party in government

The agreement, two months after a parliamentary election dominated by Europe's migration crisis, ends more than a decade in opposition for the Freedom Party (FPO), which last entered government in 200...

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Arctic air brings snow and Christmas weekend chill

Arctic air brings snow and Christmas weekend chill

Lookout Pass and the Interstate 90 corridor recorded heavy snowfall on Monday, with 6 to 10 inches forecast in the first wave followed by another 18 to 24 inches Tuesday into Wednesday. Much of the st...

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Australian Police Arrest Man Suspected of Brokering Missile Parts for N Korea

Australian Police Arrest Man Suspected of Brokering Missile Parts for N Korea

The 59-year-old man allegedly breached United Nations and Australian sanctions, and has been charged with brokering sales and discussing the supply of weapons of mass destruction. For years, North ...

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China sent warplanes on long-range drill to Sea of Japan

China sent warplanes on long-range drill to Sea of Japan

China sent several warplanes on a long-range drill to the Sea of Japan today. A South Korean joint chiefs of staff official said the Chinese planes entered Korea-claimed airspace from the southwest ...

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Princess Charlotte to attend nursery school next year

Princess Charlotte to attend nursery school next year

Maybe Wills and Kate just liked these outfits though, who knows?! The Palace also used the occasion to confirm that Princess Charlotte will start nursery next month , and that she will be attending...

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Cornyn on Russia Probe: Mueller 'Needs to Clean House of Partisans'

Cornyn on Russia Probe: Mueller 'Needs to Clean House of Partisans'

I have to say that there would be something ideal about this - a special counsel investigating, in part, the circumstances that led to his appointment would be fired, perhaps leading to an impeachment...

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Cyril Ramaphosa wins leadership of South Africa's ANC party

Cyril Ramaphosa wins leadership of South Africa's ANC party

The country's deputy president defeated former cabinet minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Mr Zuma's ex-wife, after a marathon voting process. Asked whether she thought Zuma was "a nice guy to work wit...

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RAF Mildenhall on lockdown after shots fired in 'significant incident'

RAF Mildenhall on lockdown after shots fired in 'significant incident'

So far, one man has been arrested as nearby residents reported hearing gunshots. A National Police Air Service's helicopter was also called to the base. Although run by the RAF, the base is primaril...

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Billionaire Sabih al-Masri detained in Saudi Arabia

Billionaire Sabih al-Masri detained in Saudi Arabia

Al-Masri is chairman of the Arab Bank and has other business holdings in Jordan, the West Bank and Saudi Arabia. It was not immediately clear when Masri was released. Some 320 people were called in ...

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USA blaming Pakistan for failures in Afghanistan: Janjua

USA blaming Pakistan for failures in Afghanistan: Janjua

He also alleged that as part of its policy to counter Chinese influence in South Asia, the U.S. is conspiring against the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor along with India. "Indian political and milit...

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Kaka Announces Retirement from Football on Instagram

Kaka Announces Retirement from Football on Instagram

The blog is a little saddened that the handsome game loses one if it's finest players of our era today, as Kaka has announced his retirement from football aged 35. "I needed time to think and take a v...

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Breaking Down Trump's First National-Security Policy

Breaking Down Trump's First National-Security Policy

Mr Trump's doctrine holds that nation states are in perpetual competition and that the USA must fight on all fronts to protect and defend its sovereignty from friend and foe alike. Mr Trump is also pl...

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Major fire breaks out in Mumbai's Khairani road, 12 dead

Major fire breaks out in Mumbai's Khairani road, 12 dead

The fire broke out in Bhanu Farsan shop, located in Makhariya Compound on Khairani road in Sakinaka. The fire spread to huge stock of eatables, cloth sheets and furniture, trapping numerous workers ...

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Toronto police release cause of death of billionaires

Toronto police release cause of death of billionaires

The Sherman family issued a statement on Saturday urging police to conduct a "thorough, intensive and objective criminal investigation" into the deaths and calling on the media to avoid speculating on...

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Putin scoffs at USA 'spymania,' Olympic doping claims in year-end address

Putin scoffs at USA 'spymania,' Olympic doping claims in year-end address

He said Mr Trump had made "some fairly serious achievements", pointing specifically to the sharp rise in United States stock markets. Trump "thanked President Putin for acknowledging America's stron...

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Gujarat: If exit polls right, BJP has manipulated EVMs, claims AAP

Gujarat: If exit polls right, BJP has manipulated EVMs, claims AAP

Singh, who has been serving as the chief minister of the state since 2012, said that the state has witnessed a rapid development in the last five years. Doing so would extend the BJP's hold to 19 of I...

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European Union leaders give greenlight to 2nd phase of Brexit talks

European Union leaders give greenlight to 2nd phase of Brexit talks

Theresa May is not being honest with the British public about the reality of the Brexit transition period. Hammond, in China on a trade mission, was asked whether firms should expect a transition d...

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