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YouTuber faces jail for prank on homeless man

YouTuber faces jail for prank on homeless man

Among the 200 most influential Spanish-speaking personalities on YouTube at the time, police said he then tried to stop the victim making a complaint in exchange for 300 euros ($335) (around P17,300) ...

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Row over Hindi refuses to die down in Tamil Nadu

Row over Hindi refuses to die down in Tamil Nadu

A panel of experts had initially suggested that students in non-Hindi speaking states should learn a regional language, Hindi, and English, and students in Hindi-speaking states should learn Hindi, En...

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Wednesday June 5 declared Public Holiday

Wednesday June 5 declared Public Holiday

The sighting of the moon will mark the beginning of Eid or Eid al-Fitr celebration and the end of Ramadan month. It's still an extra-long holiday for both public and private sectors... Muslims in S...

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Palestinians deserve self-determination but uncertain they can govern themselves

Palestinians deserve self-determination but uncertain they can govern themselves

Although Kushner has been drafting the plan for two years under a veil of secrecy, it is seen by Palestinian and some Arab officials as tilting heavily in Israel's favour and denying them a state ...

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Iran rules out talks unless U.S. changes 'behavior'

Iran rules out talks unless U.S. changes 'behavior'

The State Department later pointed to remarks Trump had made almost a year ago in which he said he was willing to hold talks with Iran without conditions. Until now, Iranian officials have dismiss...

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'Purged' aide to Kim Jong-un reappears alongside dictator

'Purged' aide to Kim Jong-un reappears alongside dictator

Kim Yong-chol has been North Korea's top nuclear negotiator and the counterpart of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo since Kim Jong-un entered nuclear talks with the USA in 2018. But while it might have ...

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Canada Temporarily Suspends Operations at Embassy in Venezuela - FM

Canada Temporarily Suspends Operations at Embassy in Venezuela - FM

News that embassy operations were being put on hold came a day before Freeland was set to meet in NY with other members of the Lima Group - a bloc that includes more than a dozen Latin American countr...

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Trump Visits Church to Honor and Pray for Virginia Beach Shooting Victims

Trump Visits Church to Honor and Pray for Virginia Beach Shooting Victims

Mulvaney said on NBC News's "Meet the Press" that the catalyst for Trump's surprise threat last week was the crossing of 1,036 immigrants from Tijuana across the border into the United States in a...

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Trump attacks Mueller, denies that Russian Federation helped him win

Trump attacks Mueller, denies that Russian Federation helped him win

And by law, the attorney general and deputy attorney general had to do so. Critics have accused Barr of spinning the report's findings to favour Trump. Mueller's ten-minute press statement on Wednesda...

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Chef and civil rights figure Leah Chase dead at 96

Chef and civil rights figure Leah Chase dead at 96

If it was in China, she couldn't really help you. Many said Chase's impact extended beyond the kitchen. I can give you some stewed chicken. U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA) greets Chef Leah Chas...

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Liverpool parade Champions League trophy to ecstatic fans

Liverpool parade Champions League trophy to ecstatic fans

However, the Brazilian may not have ended up at Liverpool at all had it not been for the events that transpired in last year's Champions League final against Real Madrid . Yeah, of course. Absolu...

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BA resumes flights to Pakistan after decade-long suspension

BA resumes flights to Pakistan after decade-long suspension

The passengers were welcomed by Minister for Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan, Advisor to Prime Minister on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood, Special Assistant to the PM on Overseas Pakistanis Zulfiqar Hussain ...

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Donald Trump denies calling Duchess Meghan Markle 'nasty'

Donald Trump denies calling Duchess Meghan Markle 'nasty'

Asked if he was sorry to miss out on meeting the American-born Meghan and told that she "wasn't so nice about you" during the campaign, Mr Trump says: "I didn't know that". "She'll be very good". ...

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Suspect in US shooting resigned before killing 12

Suspect in US shooting resigned before killing 12

All but one, a contractor, were city employees. "They leave a void that we will never be able to fill", said city manager Dave Hansen. Police and Craddock exchanged fire in a protracted gun battle...

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2 killed, several injured as Sudan military storms Khartoum sit

2 killed, several injured as Sudan military storms Khartoum sit

The Central Committee of Sudanese Doctors, a medical group linked to protesters, said at least five people were killed and several wounded in the Monday morning raid, which was still in progress. Brit...

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Chance of finding climbers missing in the Himalayas is 'bleak' after avalanche

The four rescued climbers were named by India TV as Mark Thomas, Ian Wade, Kate Armstrong and Zachary Quain. They added that they were "deeply saddened by the tragic events unfolding" and expresse...

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Trump urges Britain to go for no-deal Brexit

Trump urges Britain to go for no-deal Brexit

Britain will roll out the red carpet for US President Donald Trump on Monday as he arrives in Britain for a state visit already overshadowed by his outspoken remarks on Brexit. The president and fir...

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The Trump Baby blimp will fly over London once again

The Trump Baby blimp will fly over London once again

Mass protests have been planned for President Donald Trump's upcoming state visit to the United Kingdom, just a year after the giant "Trump Baby" blimp sparked controversy in London . In an interview...

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Sudanese military closes Al Jazeera office, revokes media credentials

Sudanese military closes Al Jazeera office, revokes media credentials

Sudan's ruling Transitional Military Council announced on television on Thursday the sit-in area had become a crime hotspot and vowed to deal with any illegal activities. "What comes next is civil di...

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China to issue white paper on trade talks with U.S. on Sunday

China to issue white paper on trade talks with U.S. on Sunday

China's Position on the China-US Economic and Trade Consultations released by the State Council Information Office, offered China's most comprehensive response yet to US accusations since talks brok...

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Woman Dies While Photographing Waterfall at Lake Tahoe

Woman Dies While Photographing Waterfall at Lake Tahoe

Originally the North Tahoe Fire Protection District reported in a Facebook post on Friday that Espinosa was taking photos when she lost her footing. Even bodies of water that might not seem threaten...

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China to compile hit list of ‘unreliable’ foreign entities in trade war

China to compile hit list of ‘unreliable’ foreign entities in trade war

The U.S. package delivery company recently did not deliver to the right addressees and addresses in China, Xinhua , which did not give details, said . The countries have exchanged tariffs on US$360 ...

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UK's May Hopes Trump’s Visit to UK to Strengthen Bilateral Cooperation

UK's May Hopes Trump’s Visit to UK to Strengthen Bilateral Cooperation

British Prime Minister Theresa May will step down days after Trump visits and French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to use the 75th anniversary of the World War II battle that turned the tide i...

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British tycoon charged with spanking fitness teacher in US

British tycoon charged with spanking fitness teacher in US

A date for the first court hearing has been set for 19 June at Pima County Court. In a police interview obtained by the British news agency, Surridge told Pima County Detective David Stivers that th...

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To get USA visa you must give all media accounts

To get USA visa you must give all media accounts

The US State Department updated its immigrant and nonimmigrant visa forms to request additional information from most US applicants, including "social media identifiers". Previously, social media info...

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John Bercow: I'm staying put as Commons Speaker until Brexit is decided

John Bercow: I'm staying put as Commons Speaker until Brexit is decided

Speaking to the Guardian after his Washington speech, Bercow said , "I've never said anything about going in July of this year". The question which came to haunt Theresa May in the months, weeks ...

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Texas woman accused of setting stepdaughter's face on fire

Texas woman accused of setting stepdaughter's face on fire

Police said that Jimenez told officers that the injury to the child had been the result of an accident lighting a candle. But, police said there were inconsistences in her story. "That the girl had su...

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Purged no more: North Korean official appears at show

Purged no more: North Korean official appears at show

But Chol's attendance at a performance by the wives of North Korean Army officers on Sunday indicates he may still yield influence in the Hermit Kingdom. A picture carried by the official Rodong Sinmu...

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Trump state visit: baby blimp to fly over London once again

Trump state visit: baby blimp to fly over London once again

Trump's last visit to the U.K.in July 2018 drew controversy as protesters flew a huge blimp with straw-blond hair, an orange-hued face and out-of-proportion hands that was meant to depict President D...

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Boeing notifies FAA about improperly made parts on 737 Max

Boeing notifies FAA about improperly made parts on 737 Max

An Ethiopia Airlines crash in March killed all 157 people on board, marking the second deadly crash of a Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane in just five months. In a separate statement Sunday Boeing said it has...

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China To 'Fight At All Costs' For 'Reunification' With Taiwan: Defence Minister

China To 'Fight At All Costs' For 'Reunification' With Taiwan: Defence Minister

Shanahan said that he did not see the current trade dispute between China and the United States as a trade war , but rather just part of trade negotiations. He also dismissed suggestions that his...

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Taliban talks with U.S. in deadlock

Taliban talks with U.S. in deadlock

Karzai's made those remarks a day after he and other opposition politicians met with Taliban leaders in Moscow, where the group maintained its position that it will neither engage in talks with the Gh...

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Virginia Beach Police Vow To Never Name Yesterday's Shooting Suspect Again

Virginia Beach Police Vow To Never Name Yesterday's Shooting Suspect Again

Craddock reportedly walked into the city building and killed a dozen people. He was killed after a fierce gun battle with four police officers . At least three of the people wounded were still hospit...

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New video surfaces of crushed climbers dangerously jam-packed on Mount Everest

New video surfaces of crushed climbers dangerously jam-packed on Mount Everest

It is a preliminary plan to make climbing safe, the secretary said. Once only accessible to well-heeled elite mountaineers, Nepal's booming climbing market has driven down the cost of an expedition,...

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United Kingdom should be ready to leave European Union without a deal, says Trump

United Kingdom should be ready to leave European Union without a deal, says Trump

Touching upon outgoing UK Prime Minister Theresa May , Trump said "They've got to get it done". The senior administration official said a potential U.S. That is me. I would not pay - that is a trem...

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