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Republic Day 2019 Highlights: India's Military Might, Cultural Diversity On Display

Republic Day 2019 Highlights: India's Military Might, Cultural Diversity On Display

Republic Day celebrations were also held with patriotic fervour in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Iraq. The Prime Minister started his walk soon after President Ram Nath Kovind and his South Afri...

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Donegal crash: Four men die in single vehicle collision

Donegal crash: Four men die in single vehicle collision

Four people have been confirmed dead in a single vehicle road crash in Donegal this evening. . Gardaí and emergency services were immediately called to the scene near Magheraroarty, Gotahork. The scen...

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Another week, more United Kingdom jockeying over who controls Brexit

Another week, more United Kingdom jockeying over who controls Brexit

The tensions emerged as it was revealed preparations are being looked at for the possible imposition of martial law after a no-deal Brexit . Speaking on BBC One's The Andrew Marr Show , Covene...

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Kentucky pupil seen in viral confrontation with Native American speaks out

Kentucky pupil seen in viral confrontation with Native American speaks out

Two seniors, Sam Schroder and Grant Hillman , spoke to Fox & Friends on Wednesday about a 2015 YouTube video that caused outrage online after it showed students reportedly screaming in the face o...

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Steve Martin turned up on 'SNL' last night as Roger Stone

Roger Stone , an ally of President Donald Trump and a long-time Republican operative, did not rule out on Sunday cooperating with Special Counsel Robert Mueller in his investigation of Russian med...

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‘Invasion Day protests draw thousands on Australias national day

‘Invasion Day protests draw thousands on Australias national day

For many indigenous Australians , who trace their lineage on the continent back 50,000 years, it is " Invasion Day", the start of Britain's colonization of aboriginal lands and their brutal subjugat...

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Snow in Met Éireann 'bitterly cold' weather forecast

Snow in Met Éireann 'bitterly cold' weather forecast

Temperatures of 4 to 8 degrees are expected today but it's set to take a very chilly turn overnight. The Met Office has issued five weather warnings for the last weekend of January, with the chance ...

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German rescue ship allowed in Italian waters due to weather

German rescue ship allowed in Italian waters due to weather

The boat is now stationed off the coast of Sicily as Salvini refuses it permission to reach the shore. Sea-Watch spokeswoman Giorgia Linardi said the cramped conditions in the 20-square-meter (200...

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Killed After Tourist Plane, Helicopter Crash Above Glacier In Italy

Killed After Tourist Plane, Helicopter Crash Above Glacier In Italy

The two people who remained missing were found after the search resumed Saturday morning, an officer with the Alpine rescue branch of the Financial Police in Courmayeur, in the Aosta Valley, told CNN....

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Remains of 19th-Century Explorer Matthew Flinders Found in London

Remains of 19th-Century Explorer Matthew Flinders Found in London

At the helm of his vessel HMS Investigator , Matthew Flinders mapped the Australian continent more than 200 years ago and died not long afterwards. He is also credited with giving Australia its na...

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Heavy Snow Tonight, Dangerous Cold During The Week

Heavy Snow Tonight, Dangerous Cold During The Week

Low temperatures Monday morning will be in the single digits below zero, with wind chills as low as 30 below, the Weather Service reported. This is where travel is expected to become impacted thro...

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Accumulating Snow & Polar Vortex To Hit The Lansing Area

Accumulating Snow & Polar Vortex To Hit The Lansing Area

In Green Bay, the weather service is warning of "dangerous" cold with wind chills dropping to minus-35 to minus-50 Wednesday and Thursday. Record low temperatures are likely by midweek. "An entire gen...

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Protesters at Irish border highlight Brexit as peace threat

Protesters at Irish border highlight Brexit as peace threat

Revenue is not planning for customs posts on the land border", Cody said, adding no preparatory work was being carried out along the 500-km (300-mile) frontier. "People who say they're against a hard ...

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Ann Coulter Goes Ballistic On Trump After Capitulation On Border Wall

Ann Coulter Goes Ballistic On Trump After Capitulation On Border Wall

In an interview with HBO's Bill Maher , Coulter stated: "I'm telling you how to get Trump: He promised something for 18 months and he lied about it". You voted for him, Donald Trump . "It's Presid...

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Woman drove drunk on vanilla extract

Woman drove drunk on vanilla extract

According to the Patch , Police dispatched units to check on the woman. Police say they detected an odour of vanilla on her breath, her speech was slurred and she was unable to answer basic questio...

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Duke Medical School Apologizes After Administrator Admonished Students for Speaking Chinese

Duke Medical School Apologizes After Administrator Admonished Students for Speaking Chinese

Talking loudly in study areas, she also said, " is just plain rude ". She wrote the faculty members wanted to write down the names so they could remember them if they were to ever interview for an i...

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97-Year-Old Survivor Angered By Holocaust Denial

97-Year-Old Survivor Angered By Holocaust Denial

The Auschwitz Birkenau camp operated from 1940 until its liberation by the Red Army on January 27, 1945. Germany a year ago appointed a commissioner to oversee efforts to combat ant-Semitism and w...

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Law creating new Muslim autonomous region in Philippines ratified

Law creating new Muslim autonomous region in Philippines ratified

It is the result of a tumultuous peace effort by the government in Manila and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, the main Muslim rebel group, to seal a deal that was signed in 2014 but languished in...

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U.S. government shutdown ends for now

U.S. government shutdown ends for now

Democrats in the House had demanded a reopening of the government before any negotiations with Trump and his Republican allies on border security. But on Friday, he reversed course in the face of moun...

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White House hopeful Kamala Harris says she can unify country

White House hopeful Kamala Harris says she can unify country

I am running to declare, once and for all, that health care is a fundamental right, and to deliver that right with 'Medicare for All .' To declare education is a fundamental right, and we will guaran...

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Hezbollah Chief: Our Rockets Will Strike All of Israel

Hezbollah Chief: Our Rockets Will Strike All of Israel

During the interview with Al-Mayadeen channel, Sayyed Nasrallah stressed that his two-month silence has provoked the Israelis, who for their part circulated rumors on his health condition in a bid to ...

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Winter Storm Watch issued for north Alabama

Winter Storm Watch issued for north Alabama

A few flurries may linger through the morning, before moving out by noontime. Another winter storm is taking aim on the area, bringing with it areas of heavy snow along with some mixed precipitation...

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Trump will secure border ‘with or without Congress,’ Mulvaney says

Trump will secure border ‘with or without Congress,’ Mulvaney says

Sean Hannity tried the same approach as Gidley on Friday night - once again showing how he lines up with White House messaging. EDITOR'S NOTE: Zeke Miller has covered the White House and politics ...

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ISRO Launches PSLV-C44 Mission, Military Satellite Put Into Orbit

ISRO Launches PSLV-C44 Mission, Military Satellite Put Into Orbit

An updated version of India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C44) was used on Thursday to deliver two communications satellites into orbit. To reduce the clutter in space, Indian scientists ...

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Trump caves, signs bill to reopen U.S. government

Trump caves, signs bill to reopen U.S. government

After he announced his decision, a NY newspaper headline dubbed him "CAVE MAN". Conservative commentator Ann Coulter, a big wall supporter, called Trump the "biggest wimp" ever to occupy the Oval ...

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Kurdish protesters storm Turkish military base in Iraq

Kurdish protesters storm Turkish military base in Iraq

NRT, a news channel in Iraqi Kurdistan, broadcast video of smoke rising from the Turkish base as hundreds of protesters tried to tear through razor wire and confront Turkish troops. The European Union...

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Trump Says Deal Reached to Briefly Reopen Government

Trump Says Deal Reached to Briefly Reopen Government

NBC reported that the stop-gap agreement will keep the government functioning through at least February 15, and allow 400,000 government employees forced to work without pay to receive full back pay. ...

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May to hold parliamentary Brexit vote on Jan 15

May to hold parliamentary Brexit vote on Jan 15

This is your comprehensive guide on who wants to do what, and how. She refused to rule out a no-deal Brexit, warning that another referendum would strengthen the hand of those seeking to break up th...

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Two bombs explode at Philippines cathedral, killing at least 19 people

Two bombs explode at Philippines cathedral, killing at least 19 people

Five soldiers and two civilians were killed while 35 others were wounded, he added. The first blast went off while churchgoers were inside the Jolo Cathedral in Sulu province, a stronghold of the Ab...

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Canada: mother and uncle accused of 'honor killing' extradited to India

Canada: mother and uncle accused of 'honor killing' extradited to India

Malkit Kaur Sidhu and Surjit Singh Badesha, both of whom are Canadian, were taken into custody on Friday, a day after their arrival, police said. However, the Supreme Court of Canada ordered the e...

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Ahok set to be freed today after blasphemy sentence

Ahok set to be freed today after blasphemy sentence

Ahok , who in a recent letter from prison asked his supporters to refer to him by his initials "BTP" rather than his Chinese nickname - was Jakarta's first Christian and ethnic Chinese governor sinc...

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Justin Trudeau axes Canadian ambassador to China over Huawei exec remarks

Justin Trudeau axes Canadian ambassador to China over Huawei exec remarks

John McCallum made the remarks about an extradition case involving a senior executive from the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei . Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou , at the request of the US, whic...

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Five dead as plane and helicopter collide over Italian Alps

It is not yet clear how the accident happened. Five people were confirmed dead and two injured on Friday. Five people have died after a tourist plane and helicopter collided over a ski resort in ...

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DRC Celebrates New President, Keeps Sharp Eye on Old One

DRC Celebrates New President, Keeps Sharp Eye on Old One

Mr Tshisekedi later returned to the podium, blaming a "moment of weakness". In his inaugural address , Tshisekedi called for "a reconciled Congo" following the contentious election that saw him n...

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Texas boy, 12, charged with capital murder in boxer's death

Texas boy, 12, charged with capital murder in boxer's death

The incident occurred at approximately 7:55 p.m. VanMeter began boxing professionally in 2016 and had a 2-4 record, according to BoxRec. He recently made some changes to further his boxing career ...

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