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USA suspends all military assistance to Pakistan

USA suspends all military assistance to Pakistan

And it echoed president Donald Trump's tweet from the New Year Day when he castigated Pakistan for receiving $33 billion from the United States and giving in return only "lies & deceit". Briefing th...

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New Israel law would make it harder to divide Jerusalem

New Israel law would make it harder to divide Jerusalem

The law was criticized by the opposition as a serious blow to the two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. This new legislation requires a three-fourths majority of 80 members of Knes...

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US Service Member Killed, 4 Others Injured In Afghanistan

US Service Member Killed, 4 Others Injured In Afghanistan

A total of 15 American service members died in Afghanistan in 2017. USA support to the Afghan forces fighting ISIS-K is separate from its participation in the US -led NATO Resolute Support missi...

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Iran protests: Nine deaths reported after night of violence

Iran protests: Nine deaths reported after night of violence

According to the reports, an Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) soldier was shot by an assailant using a hunting rifle in Najafabad, about 350km south of the capital Tehran. On Sunday, Presid...

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Mystery eggs found in sandpit shock kids in Australia

Mystery eggs found in sandpit shock kids in Australia

The nests and eggs were found scattered in the school's sandpit . Rescuers Yvette Attleir and Rod Miller dug out the sandpit at St Joseph's Catholic primary school and discovered no fewer than se...

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Chrissy Teigen Live-Tweets Her Extended 8-Hour 'Flight To Nowhere'

Chrissy Teigen Live-Tweets Her Extended 8-Hour 'Flight To Nowhere'

But it hasn't put Crokin off tweeting , as she's since posted photos of the couple standing alongside Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey and Bill and Hillary Clinton, with the caption: " Chrissy Teigen &...

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Death toll in Iran unrest climbs to 21

Death toll in Iran unrest climbs to 21

A member of the Revolutionary Guards was killed in nearby Kahriz Sang, and a passer-by in the town of Kahriz Sang - all in the region around the cultural centre of Isfahan. Meanwhile, US President ...

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Iran protests have violent night; at least 13 dead overall

Iran protests have violent night; at least 13 dead overall

But Iranian officials and state media added that citizens had the right to protest and have their voices heard on social issues. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said in a statement Monday t...

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AfD politician faces criminal investigation over 'barbarian Muslim gang-raping hordes' tweet

AfD politician faces criminal investigation over 'barbarian Muslim gang-raping hordes' tweet

A far-right German politician has been condemned for an anti-Arab and anti-Muslim Tweet, which briefly saw her suspended from the platform. In a tweet posted on New Year's Eve, Beatrix von Storch ac...

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Minister Says 'Murderous Regime' in Tehran Will Fall

Minister Says 'Murderous Regime' in Tehran Will Fall

Several major cities in Iran, including Tehran, Mashhad, Isfahan and Rasht, were first hit by protests on December 28, 2017. So far, authorities have not released a nationwide figure for arrests. "Isr...

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Netanyahu: Iranian Regime Tries Desperately to Sow Hate Between Iranians & Israelis

Netanyahu: Iranian Regime Tries Desperately to Sow Hate Between Iranians & Israelis

Iran , Trump said, funneled its country's money into terrorist activity rather than the Iranian people. Katz denied any Israeli involvement in the anti-regime protests within Iran . Several major c...

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Clever Kiwis Invent Solution To Beat NYE Beach Booze Ban

Clever Kiwis Invent Solution To Beat NYE Beach Booze Ban

Facing a ban on drinking in public places imposed in Coromandel, New Zealand , a group of locals chose a rather inventive way to circumvent it - they created a place of their own which they declared ...

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Nine more dead as violent Iran protests continue over price of food

Nine more dead as violent Iran protests continue over price of food

According to the broadcaster, all three of the deceased were shot with hunting rifles. Pro-regime rallies were held across several towns and cities - reflecting continued support among a large conse...

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North Korea's Kim Signals Olympics Truce, Seeks Talks With Seoul

North Korea's Kim Signals Olympics Truce, Seeks Talks With Seoul

Kim Jong-Un urged North Korea to mass-produce nuclear warheads and missiles in a defiant New Year message on Monday suggesting he would continue to accelerate a rogue weapons programme that has stok...

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PH manufacturing PMI expands in Dec

PH manufacturing PMI expands in Dec

The official Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) dipped to 51.6 in December, compared with 51.8 in November. Respondents linked reduced purchasing activity with subdued demand conditions, prompting compa...

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Kim Jong-Un: The Nuclear Button Is Always On My Desk

Kim Jong-Un: The Nuclear Button Is Always On My Desk

After a rash of failed missile tests previous year, North Korea has conducted more than 20 missile launches since Trump came to office. "The entire United States is within range of our nuclear weapo...

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Oakville's Annual Polar Bear Dip Cancelled Over Safety Concerns

Oakville's Annual Polar Bear Dip Cancelled Over Safety Concerns

One that is still on is the famous L Street Brownies New Year's Day plunge into Boston Harbor. Besides being a fun way to kick off a new year, the event is a fundraiser: participants are being asked...

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Pakistan, India swap list of prisoners with start of new year

Pakistan, India swap list of prisoners with start of new year

The lists were exchanged by the two sides through diplomatic channels simultaneously in New Delhi and Islamabad . This is 27th consecutive exchange of such list that first took place in 1992. India o...

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Israeli court extends Palestinian teen's detention

Israeli court extends Palestinian teen's detention

Last Thursday, the court had extended the remands of Ahed and Nour an additional five days. Bassem Tamimi, a prominent activist, added that Ahed's 14-year-old cousin, Mohammed, had also been hit in ...

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Boy, 16, held after parents, sister and family friend shot dead

Boy, 16, held after parents, sister and family friend shot dead

The suspect's brother and grandfather were also at the home, but were not injured in the shooting. The prosecutor said he expects that the teen will on Tuesday be charged as an adult with four cou...

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Likud Central Committee Unanimously Approves Sovereignty in Judea, Samaria

Likud Central Committee Unanimously Approves Sovereignty in Judea, Samaria

Such a move could accelerate procedures for the construction and expansions of settlements. "We are here to say the obvious - the Land of Israel is ours and we will apply sovereignty over all the pa...

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First baby of new year born just after midnight in Limerick

First baby of new year born just after midnight in Limerick

He weighed in at 2.9kg or 6lbs 4oz. They were born in Waterford and Tralee at 12:23am. A short time later at the hospital, Laura Brown, 29, had a baby boy at 1.27am, as did second-time mother Pamela...

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Pakistan gave America nothing but lies and deciet, tweets Donald Trump

Pakistan gave America nothing but lies and deciet, tweets Donald Trump

He said Washington had "foolishly given Pakistan more than $33 billion in aid over the last 15 years", but that Pakistan had given "safe haven to the terrorists we hunt in Afghanistan , with little...

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Huge blaze engulfs 1600-capacity parking deck in Liverpool, UK

Huge blaze engulfs 1600-capacity parking deck in Liverpool, UK

It advised people to stay away from the area. Tonight's highly anticipated horse show has been cancelled and nearby apartments have been evacuated due to smoke. An accidental fire in one vehicle spr...

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Five things to know about the Iranian protests

Five things to know about the Iranian protests

Iran has moved to restrict social media networks that have been used to organise four days of anti-establishment protests. The protests began Thursday in Mashhad over economic issues and have since ...

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