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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan condemns civilians' death in Kashmir

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan condemns civilians' death in Kashmir

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi Sunday called upon the worldwide community and global human rights organizations to immediately intervene and protect the innocent Kashmiris from the ongoing ...

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USA judge finds obamacare unconstitutional

USA judge finds obamacare unconstitutional

Senator Susan Collins (R-Maine) says she believes the judge's ruling is too sweeping and expects it to be overturned , but the republican added the decision would not effect those now enrolled,...

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Khashoggi murder: Saudi Arabia condemns United States vote blaming crown prince

Khashoggi murder: Saudi Arabia condemns United States vote blaming crown prince

He was killed by Saudi agents after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2. "The recent position of the United States Senate, which has been built on baseless allegations and accu...

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Jerusalem should remain as it is, says Dr M

Jerusalem should remain as it is, says Dr M

But to our regret, within this positive news they made a mistake. In November, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said after meeting Mr Morrison in Singapore that "I pointed out that in deali...

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More than 40 people injured in restaurant explosion in Sapporo, Japan

More than 40 people injured in restaurant explosion in Sapporo, Japan

Police said 42 people had been injured, but there were no fatalities. Police and firefighters worked to get the site under control, fighting flames and smoke, and warned people in the neighborhood o...

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Foreign minister stresses need for dialogue to achieve peace in Afghanistan

Foreign minister stresses need for dialogue to achieve peace in Afghanistan

Mohammad Nateqi, a former Afghan diplomat, said that a deciding factor for Saturday's agreement to work depended on building mutual trust between Pakistan and Afghanistan given the fact that similar c...

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Gandhi’s statue in Ghana removed after student protest

Gandhi’s statue in Ghana removed after student protest

The statute was unveiled in June in the Legon campus of the University of Ghana. The Statue was erected by India's former President Pranab Mukherjee at the University of Ghana in Accra two yea...

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Brexit: Cabinet split over Plan B to 'dead' European Union withdrawal deal

Brexit: Cabinet split over Plan B to 'dead' European Union withdrawal deal

The prime minister will address the House of Commons on Monday to give an update on the Brussels summit, which came after she cancelled a vote on her Brexit deal that had been scheduled for Tuesday. H...

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4400-year-old Egyptian tomb discovered

4400-year-old Egyptian tomb discovered

Decorative scenes show the owner, a royal priest named Wahtye, with his mother, wife and other relatives. Egyptian archeological worker Said Abdel Aal stands in the tomb, which is decorated with sce...

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Brexit: Theresa May told not to 'run down clock' on deal

Brexit: Theresa May told not to 'run down clock' on deal

A softer route to EU withdrawal, which was proposed by backbencher Nick Boles and backed by some Labour MPs, would see the United Kingdom take on temporary membership of the European Economic Area (EE...

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Former Army commando charged with murder of suspected bomb-maker

Former Army commando charged with murder of suspected bomb-maker

Golsteyn told NBC News on Thursday that the 2016 Fox News interview led to his current legal predicament. A new Army investigation was triggered following Golsteyn's October, 2016 appearance on Fo...

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Tu-160 bombers return to Russian Federation after visit to Venezuela

Tu-160 bombers return to Russian Federation after visit to Venezuela

Pompeo too", he said . The aircraft is part of the Long Range Aviation branch of the Russian Air Force which is involved with long-range nuclear weapons. might direct against Venezuela. During Madu...

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Melania Trump Calls Journalists 'Opportunists' Piggybacking On Husband's Fame

Melania Trump Calls Journalists 'Opportunists' Piggybacking On Husband's Fame

Melania Trump has previously taken issue with media coverage of her. Melania Trump spread her anti-bullying message on an annual Christmas season visit to a Washington children's hospital on Th...

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Cohen says Trump knew of hush payments, ‘doesn’t tell the truth’

Cohen says Trump knew of hush payments, ‘doesn’t tell the truth’

Cohen , in his first televised interview since he was sentenced , said Trump was anxious about the potential impact on the election if voters learned about the two women's account of the alleged affa...

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Trump vows to shut down government in heated public row with Democrats

Trump vows to shut down government in heated public row with Democrats

It was a new reality that Trump, still smarting from his party's losses on November 6, appeared to be struggling to internalize as his demands for border wall funds fell flat with those he'll need as ...

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Storm Deidre: UK Braced For Freezing Rain And Heavy Snow

Storm Deidre: UK Braced For Freezing Rain And Heavy Snow

The Department of Infrastructure said that icy conditions are expected across Northern Ireland on Sunday morning, with salting due to take place on the main routes likely to be affected. The status or...

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Juncker denies describing May as ‘nebulous’, after PM confronts him

Juncker denies describing May as ‘nebulous’, after PM confronts him

May acknowledged Friday that she had a "robust" exchange with Juncker, but added: "That is the sort of discussion you are able to have when you've developed a working relationship and you work well to...

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Ukraine set to establish new church, secure split from Russian Federation

Ukraine set to establish new church, secure split from Russian Federation

The synod will seek to realise a landmark decision by Istanbul-based Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I to recognise Ukraine's independence from the Russian Orthodox Church. Ukraine has followed t...

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Trump appoints Mick Mulvaney as temporary Chief of Staff

Trump appoints Mick Mulvaney as temporary Chief of Staff

According to reports , Mulvaney was named acting chief, rather than chief, because Trump wants, in effect, to audition him. It was not immediately clear why the president decided to make Mulvaney...

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Fire at Chester Zoo

Fire at Chester Zoo

Videos circulating on social media showed flames and smoke billowing out of the zoo's Monsoon Forest habitat at around midday. 'This being said, the staff of Chester Zoo are handling us and the situ...

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Tram derails & overturns in Lisbon, sending 26 rush-hour passengers to hospital

Tram derails & overturns in Lisbon, sending 26 rush-hour passengers to hospital

It is seen lying in a dark street surrounded by debris as emergency services rush to the scene. Pictures of the devastating scene show the tram appearing to be completely flipped over. The Civil Pro...

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Britons face paying for visa-free entry to the European Union after Brexit

Britons face paying for visa-free entry to the European Union after Brexit

The ETIAS will be introduced to citizens from 61 countries who are not inside the Schengen area and they will be required to pre-register for the waiver. The new rules will kick in after 2021, once th...

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Supreme Court dismisses petitions on Rafale deal

Supreme Court dismisses petitions on Rafale deal

There was massive political furore over the deal with India's opposition parties alleging corruption and demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "(Our) campaign will certainly not d...

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Indian national jailed over sex assault on United States flight

Indian national jailed over sex assault on United States flight

Prabhu Ramamoorthy attacked the woman on an overnight flight from Las Vegas to Detroit on January 3. Ramamoorthy, 35, was sitting between his wife and the victim on a Spirit Airlines flight from L...

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US "In No Hurry" Over North Korea Nuclear Negotiations, Says Donald Trump

This could be interpreted as suggesting the U.S.is in no rush as the sanctions put on North Korea will stay as they are. "I think we need to use cautious, restrained expressions on this issue so as ...

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Trump announces on Twitter latest RESIGNATION from his administration

Trump announces on Twitter latest RESIGNATION from his administration

Zinke becomes the latest official to leave Trump's cabinet in an exodus following the 6 November midterm elections . It is still unknown who Trump will announce as Zinke's replacement. Lesar. The...

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Israel’s nation state law is racist, Israeli-American actress Natalie Portman says

Israel’s nation state law is racist, Israeli-American actress Natalie Portman says

In July, the Israeli parliament passed a highly-contested nation-state law with a 62-55 margin. "It's wrong and I disagree with that [law]", the actress continued. The legislation states that a "u...

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Kosovo parliament to vote to form new army, angering Serbia

Kosovo parliament to vote to form new army, angering Serbia

Tensions have been rising between the two countries since Kosovo blamed Serbia for blocking it from Interpol membership in November. Serbia's president, Aleksandar Vučić, is expected to visit Se...

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Erdogan: Aides to Saudi crown prince killed Khashoggi

Erdogan: Aides to Saudi crown prince killed Khashoggi

FILE - Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., joined by Sen. The Senate is due to vote later on Thursday on a separate Saudi Arabia measure, a war powers resolution that would end all U.S. And they have argued...

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Pope francis removes scandal-hit cardinals from his group of advisers

Pope francis removes scandal-hit cardinals from his group of advisers

Francis himself was implicated in the scandal after he strongly defended a Chilean bishop accused of covering for the country's most notorious predator priest - a position he took apparently on the ad...

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Australia PM risks UPROAR by recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Australia PM risks UPROAR by recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Despite Australia's then-foreign minister Julie Bishop saying in June "the Australian government will not be moving our embassy to Jerusalem ", Mr Morrison said in October he was "open-minded" abou...

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Mahinda Rajapaksa's appeal today

Mahinda Rajapaksa's appeal today

However, he said Rajapaksa chose to step down after the court ruling given today and yesterday and his cabinet will also stand dissolved. The appeal filed against the interim order issued by the Cou...

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American Student Found Stabbed To Death In Netherlands

American Student Found Stabbed To Death In Netherlands

Sarah Papenheim, 21, was found dying in her lodgings in the city's Kralingen district on Wednesday, and armed police later seized a suspect in another city. "We encourage our students and staff not to...

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May says further Brexit talks with European Union in coming days

May says further Brexit talks with European Union in coming days

But after the meeting, representatives of the bloc said they were sticking with the withdrawal agreement previously agreed with London, including the Northern Ireland backstop deal which threatens to ...

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Brexit bother: May remonstrates with Juncker

Having survived a no-confidence challenge from her own MPs in Westminster on Wednesday, the prime minister had a bruising night in Brussels where her plea for meaningful changes to the Brexit deal was...

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