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Venezuela: New protests as Maduro claims victory

Venezuela: New protests as Maduro claims victory

Maduro also used the televised address to reiterate that he maintained the backing of the country's military and would be punishing dissidents. As he spoke on a highway overpass outside La Carlota ...

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Judge Nap: AG Barr 'Probably Misled' House Lawmakers With Prior Testimony

Judge Nap: AG Barr 'Probably Misled' House Lawmakers With Prior Testimony

Mueller delivered the report to the Department of Justice on March 22 . Cornyn accused the Obama administration of failing to do more to stop the Russian election meddling threat and claimed that...

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Campus Shooting Suspect Lived In North Texas Before Moving To North Carolina

Campus Shooting Suspect Lived In North Texas Before Moving To North Carolina

The deadliest mass shooting on a USA college campus took place at Virginia Tech University in Blacksburg, Virginia, in April 2007, when a student killed 32 people, then himself. After the shooting, ...

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Party drugs reportedly found in freshwater shrimp in UK

Two separate studies in January this year found cocaine in samples taken from the River Thames, with small doses causing hyperactivity in the eels that live in the river . "Environmental health has...

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Thai king names his consort queen days before coronation

Thai king names his consort queen days before coronation

The announcement, carried in the Royal Gazette , came just before the official coronation of the king, 66, on May 4-6. Suthida previously worked as flight attendant for Thai Airways. The exact reas...

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Japan’s new emperor Naruhito to ascend Chrysanthemum Throne

Japan’s new emperor Naruhito to ascend Chrysanthemum Throne

The 59-year-old will be presented with the sacred imperial treasures of a sword and a jewel, as well as the seals of state, at a solemn ceremony in the Room of Pine in the Imperial Palace at exactly 1...

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Jawans killed in a deadly maoist attack in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra

Jawans killed in a deadly maoist attack in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra

Maoists rebels blew up a security vehicle in Gadchiroli bordering Chhattisgarh, killing at least 15 Indian commandoes. The distance between the places where the IED was detonated and the vehicles ...

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UK's Labour divided over whether to back new European Union referendum

UK's Labour divided over whether to back new European Union referendum

Labour pledged at its conference previous year that it would back a second referendum only in the event that the country was heading for a no-deal Brexit or to prevent what it called a "damaging Tory ...

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N. Korea accuses Pompeo of having ‘foolish ideas’ on denuclearization

N. Korea accuses Pompeo of having ‘foolish ideas’ on denuclearization

Pompeo made his comments last week in an interview with CBS television in which he said ongoing nuclear talks with North Korea would be "bumpy" and "challenging", while expressing confidence about u...

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Indonesian Patrol Boat Allegedly Rammed By Vietnamese Vessel in S. China Sea

Indonesian Patrol Boat Allegedly Rammed By Vietnamese Vessel in S. China Sea

Indonesia's Foreign Affairs Ministry has summoned Vietnam's ambassador to Indonesia Pham Vinh Quang to explain an incident involving an Indonesian Navy war ship and two Vietnamese coastguard boats i...

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Air Force's F-35A Makes Combat Debut in Iraq

Air Force's F-35A Makes Combat Debut in Iraq

The USAF said the two F-35As conducted air strikes with a Joint Direct Attack Munition against an Islamic State tunnel network and weapons cache in the Hamrin Mountains in Wadi Ashai, Iraq. Almost thr...

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Comey: Barr And Rosenstein Lack ‘Inner Strength’ To Resist Trump

Comey: Barr And Rosenstein Lack ‘Inner Strength’ To Resist Trump

Sometimes what they reveal is inspiring", Comey wrote and used former Secretary of Defense James Mattis as an example of a leader who could not be corrupted by Trump. President Donald Trump returned t...

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Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe calls for more action against China over canola

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe calls for more action against China over canola

The Conservative leader will argue that Trudeau has done little to address the canola feud since it erupted in recent months. "The same goes for farmers in Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario". Saskatc...

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Sacked Gavin Williamson: 'I am not behind Huawei leak'

Sacked Gavin Williamson: 'I am not behind Huawei leak'

He says that he appreciated being offered a chance to resign but "to resign would have been to accept that I, my civil servants, my military advisers or my staff were responsible: this was not the cas...

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Catalonia`s ex-leader Carles Puigdemont banned from European Union polls: Party

Catalonia`s ex-leader Carles Puigdemont banned from European Union polls: Party

He faces arrest if he returns to Spain, with numerous other colleagues who stayed in Spain now in prison. "We are challenging this decision, which is obviously unreasonable", his lawyer Stephane Han...

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Masood Azhar named global terrorist: How it will affect the JeM chief?

Masood Azhar named global terrorist: How it will affect the JeM chief?

France also welcomed the United Nations move to designate Azhar as a global terrorist, saying it "signals the successful realisation" of its efforts. "According to the report China is expected ...

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Russian Federation will meddle in upcoming USA election: Pompeo

Russian Federation will meddle in upcoming USA election: Pompeo

In an interview with The Hill newspaper on Monday, Pompeo waned that Washington would try to thwart Moscow's efforts to influence future elections in the US. Trump's opponent, former Democratic cand...

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Call From Dallas Cop Who Shot Black Man in His Apartment Revealed

Call From Dallas Cop Who Shot Black Man in His Apartment Revealed

The Dallas Police Department said in a statement Tuesday that it did not authorize the release of the recording of Guyger's call following the shooting of Botham Jean and have launched an internal...

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Julian Assange facing up to a year in jail for breaching bail

Julian Assange facing up to a year in jail for breaching bail

A warrant for his arrest was issued 10 days later. Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno said the country had withdrawn its offer of asylum and accused Assange of harassing embassy staff . Assange is du...

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Libyan forces push back against Haftar in house-to-house battles

Libyan forces push back against Haftar in house-to-house battles

Both countries have provided the LNA with military equipment such as helicopters, even building an air base, previous United Nations reports said, helping Haftar become a major player in Libya. The fi...

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Britons snap up non-EU holidays over Brexit uncertainty: Thomas Cook

Britons snap up non-EU holidays over Brexit uncertainty: Thomas Cook

Repeated delays to Brexit discouraged travellers from booking early and prompted them to look further afield, the travel firm said in a report. The whole political mess has basically weakened the dem...

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US will rethink cooperation with allies who use Huawei

US will rethink cooperation with allies who use Huawei

The final decision will be announced in June, a government spokesman said. They were also said to have been asked to provide details of all mobile phones in their possession and whether they spoke t...

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Govt asks Rahul Gandhi to clarify nationality after Subramanian Swamy raises matter

Govt asks Rahul Gandhi to clarify nationality after Subramanian Swamy raises matter

Rohatgi is representing BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi who has filed the petition against Gandhi for calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi a thief and attributing his remark to Supreme Court's judgement. In ...

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Man, 50, arrested after two women 'found in freezer'

Man, 50, arrested after two women 'found in freezer'

Scotland Yard are working to formally identify the victims and then inform their next of kin. An investigation has been launched by the Metropolitan Police's Homicide and Major Crime Command. "We're...

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Prosecutors: Accused UAE spy killed himself in Turkey prison

Prosecutors: Accused UAE spy killed himself in Turkey prison

At the time of their detention, Turkish officials said that one of the two suspects had arrived in Turkey only a few days after the killing of Khashoggi. The prosecutor's office identified him as ...

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Russian Federation convinced Maduro to stay in Venezuela

Russian Federation convinced Maduro to stay in Venezuela

The United States has had "many, many conversations that have given us every indication that the fact that Maduro's plane was parked on the tarmac and he was preparing himself to depart is a fact", he...

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Abe, Trudeau extol Pacific trade pact without US

Abe, Trudeau extol Pacific trade pact without US

At a joint press conference in Ottawa, visiting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his host Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the pact has "benefitted tremendously" citizens and businesses of mem...

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Trump says NRA 'under siege' by NY investigation

Trump says NRA 'under siege' by NY investigation

It demands action. And action, Mr. President, requires true leadership. "You have done nothing but tweet about it", Cuomo said. On Saturday, New York Attorney General Letitia James' office an...

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Japan celebrates as new emperor Naruhito set to formally assume throne

Japan celebrates as new emperor Naruhito set to formally assume throne

Under Japan's postwar Constitution, the emperor is barred from exercising political power. Ceremonial procedures accompanied the emperor's abdication in which some of Japan's sacred treasures were p...

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INDONESIA Jakarta will no longer be the capital of Indonesia

INDONESIA Jakarta will no longer be the capital of Indonesia

Widodo, known as Jokowi, secured 56.2% of the votes, compared to 43.8% for challenger Prabowo Subianto with ballots from 52% of the polling stations tallied, according to an online count by the Genera...

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Grassley to Trump: End the Tariffs or We'll Kill Your NAFTA Rewrite

Grassley to Trump: End the Tariffs or We'll Kill Your NAFTA Rewrite

While Grassley praised the potential economic benefits of the USMCA, the Iowa Republican said that the metals tariffs and the retaliatory tariffs on USA goods put in place by Canada and Mexico are "a ...

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United Nations gives Mozambique $13m for Cyclone Kenneth damage

United Nations gives Mozambique $13m for Cyclone Kenneth damage

Kenneth is the second cyclone to hit the impoverished southern African country in six weeks. Floods have followed Cyclone Kenneth, cutting off some communities with thousands at risk of displacement...

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Babul Supriyo’s auto vandalised in Asansol during clashes

Babul Supriyo’s auto vandalised in Asansol during clashes

It said the Central Forces were allowing the BJP candidates to violate the Model Code of Conduct adding that the Election Commission has failed to ensure free and fair polling in a neutral manner. (...

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F-35 project is bound to COLLAPSE without Turkey - Erdogan

F-35 project is bound to COLLAPSE without Turkey - Erdogan

Turkey responded it was the US refusal to sell it Patriots that led it to seek other sellers, adding that Russian Federation offered a better deal, including technology transfers. Washington blocked t...

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China sentences another Canadian to death for drug trafficking

China sentences another Canadian to death for drug trafficking

Among them were one American and four Mexicans, who were all given life sentences or death sentences suspended by a period of two years. It did not specify what sentences five of the nine received t...

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