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Canada elects Parliament in vote seen as threat to Trudeau

Canada elects Parliament in vote seen as threat to Trudeau

Neither of the two parties is forecast to garner enough support to secure an absolute majority of seats in Parliament. Trudeau's main challenger for the premiership, 40-year-old Scheer is a career p...

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Trump Inaugurates New Louis Vuitton Production Site

Trump Inaugurates New Louis Vuitton Production Site

Kasich, who sought the 2016 GOP presidential nomination and has been a frequent critic of Trump, said that while coming to the decision that an impeachment inquiry was necessary was "a piece of cake...

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Researchers find wreckage of two Japanese ships sunk during World War Two

Researchers find wreckage of two Japanese ships sunk during World War Two

Another, the Kaga, was discovered last week by the Petrel vessel. This month's discoveries came after weeks of searching by crew members based on the research vessel Petrel. Vulcan Inc's director of...

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Explosive demolition for New Orleans cranes

Explosive demolition for New Orleans cranes

Fire Chief Tim McConnell said the delay was caused by the damage to the cranes. If you are in the orange, it is now safe to go outside. "The cranes are more damaged than they thought". They had been t...

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President Alvi leaves for Japan on five-day official visit

President Alvi leaves for Japan on five-day official visit

Other guests will include Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan, US Transport Secretary Elaine Chao, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Myanmar's Aung San S...

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Lebanon braced for massive anti-government protests

Lebanon braced for massive anti-government protests

Adam Pletts reports from Beirut . The government also aims to privatise the telecommunications sector and overhaul the costly and crumbling electricity sector, one of the biggest strains on Lebano...

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Lebanese PM Hariri sets his fractured government three days to resolve unrest

Lebanese PM Hariri sets his fractured government three days to resolve unrest

Prime Minister Saad Hariri has given his deeply divided coalition partners until Monday evening to give their backing to a reform package aimed at shoring up the government's finances and securing the...

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Haveri: Students made to wear cartons to avoid copying

Haveri: Students made to wear cartons to avoid copying

According to NDTV , images of students of Bhagat Pre-University College in Haveri , about 330 km from the state capital Bengaluru , began doing the rounds on social media where they are seen sitt...

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EU and United Kingdom hoping for brexit deal on eve of European summit

EU and United Kingdom hoping for brexit deal on eve of European summit

Earlier Wednesday, British Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay told the Evening Standard newspaper that the Prime Minister will send a letter seeking a Brexit extension if no deal is passed by Saturday...

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Turkish army captures key Kurdish city in Syria's Hasakah

Turkish presidency spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said Ankara abided by the agreement and urged the United States to use its leverage to ensure Syrian Kurdish forces' pullout. A wounded girl is carried...

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U.S. officials 'optimistic' Syria cease-fire holding

U.S. officials 'optimistic' Syria cease-fire holding

Isis is an acronym for Islamic State. Graham said Trump was prepared to use U.S. air power over a demilitarised zone occupied by worldwide forces , adding that the use of air power could help ensur...

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Hong Kong violence escalates with Molotov cocktails, tear gas

Hong Kong violence escalates with Molotov cocktails, tear gas

As moderate, peaceful marchers branched off from the more radical, black-clad frontline protesters near Tsim Sha Tsui police station, violence flared. Some tore up pavement bricks for clashes with pol...

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US troops, Kurdish fighters to leave Syrian border region

US troops, Kurdish fighters to leave Syrian border region

The ceasefire deal only calls for fighters to leave. The head spokesman for the Syrian Democratic Forces posted the footage, saying: 'Turkish-backed armed groups threaten to behead any "infidel K...

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‘Most overrated general’ Mattis takes swipe at Trump

‘Most overrated general’ Mattis takes swipe at Trump

Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner, hosted by the Archdiocese of NY. According to statements made by multiple officials in the room, Trump reportedly referred to the retired Marine as the "world's mo...

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Blank front pages highlight media's right to know campaign

Blank front pages highlight media's right to know campaign

The front pages of the major newspapers on Monday replicated illustrations of a heavily redacted government document, alongside an advertising campaign challenging laws that effectively criminalise jo...

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Unstable Hard Rock cranes demolished in fiery explosion

Unstable Hard Rock cranes demolished in fiery explosion

The city spent the days following the collapse evaluating the stability of the cranes and searching for an individual who remained missing in the wreckage. "I do not think it could have gone much bett...

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Esper hopes for restart of Afghan peace talks

Esper hopes for restart of Afghan peace talks

His comment comes against the background of a Taliban request for the USA to withdraw its troops from the country. "I´m looking.to get a really good feel for what´s happening on the ground in Afghan...

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Labour will 'back second referendum that includes Boris Johnson's deal'

Labour will 'back second referendum that includes Boris Johnson's deal'

Sir Oliver, who lost the Tory whip for voting against the Government on Brexit previously, said the amendment was "insurance" against the United Kingdom crashing out of the European Union without a ...

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'Moment of clarity' drove AOC's decision to endorse Sanders, she says

'Moment of clarity' drove AOC's decision to endorse Sanders, she says

She outlined the issues she said are most important to her and her constituents - public housing, climate change , environmental justice, her support for a living wage and easier access to health c...

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Giuliani pushed to grant a visa to someone promising dirt

Giuliani pushed to grant a visa to someone promising dirt

President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani (left) allegedly asked the State Department to grant a visa to the former Ukrainian prosecutor Viktor Shokin (right). Shokin's successor as p...

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U.S. House Speaker Pelosi in Jordan for talks with King Abdullah

U.S. House Speaker Pelosi in Jordan for talks with King Abdullah

Thornberry, who is not seeking reelection, is the only Republican to join Pelosi. "With the deepening disaster in Syria after Turkey's incursion, our delegation has engaged in very crucial discussions...

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Protests in Chile continue despite fare hike cancellation

Protests in Chile continue despite fare hike cancellation

Five more people later were found dead in the basement of a burned warehouse and were not employees, authorities said . Two died at the scene early on Sunday morning and the other died after being ...

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Congress leader lauds Indian Army`s action on terror camps in PoK

Congress leader lauds Indian Army`s action on terror camps in PoK

The three injured civilians have been identified as Mohammed Maqbool, 70, Mohammed Shafi, 50, and Yusuf Hamid, 22. If Pakistan continued with such activities, the Indian Army would not hesitate to...

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Turkey says Kurdish militia kills soldier in northeast Syria despite ceasefire

Turkey says Kurdish militia kills soldier in northeast Syria despite ceasefire

Turkey says it wants a "safe zone" clear of the Kurdish fighters - whom it considers terrorists - across the entire northeast border. A wounded girl is carried by a Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fig...

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North Macedonia calls snap election after EU talks setback

North Macedonia calls snap election after EU talks setback

Although majority of European Union countries believe that accession negotiations should begin with both Albania and Northern Macedonia, a group of countries including the Netherlands, Denmark and...

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Meghan Markle Said She Is ''Existing, Not Living''

This is due to the hostile media attention that she has faced since she started dating Prince Harry , which has risen enormously since their marriage. "I think I will always protect my family, and no...

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Johnson sends unsigned letter to EU asking for Brexit delay

Johnson sends unsigned letter to EU asking for Brexit delay

Prime Minister Johnson's signed letter was circulating on several British media outlets. His opponents say he flouted the spirit of the Benn Act by trying to defeat its main objective of forcing a...

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Erdogan Vows to Crush Kurds If They Don't Leave By Tuesday

Erdogan Vows to Crush Kurds If They Don't Leave By Tuesday

Almost all USA troops there have been removed and will be redeployed in the region in the coming weeks. A force spokesman, Mervan, said "so far" there is no plan for withdrawal from Ras al-Ayn b...

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Cher to pay legal bills for fired guard who repeated racial slur

Cher to pay legal bills for fired guard who repeated racial slur

Anderson's son, Noah, who is the leader of the school's Black Student Union, led the protest, WISC reports . Students walk out of Madison West High School in support of a security guard on Octobe...

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Prince William And Duchess Catherine Make Unexpected Visit To Pakistan Orphanage

Prince William And Duchess Catherine Make Unexpected Visit To Pakistan Orphanage

She educated the couple: "I will't even imagine what would bear came about if I hadn't came upon SOS". Since they had a little extra time, however, they chose to visit the SOS Children's Village orpha...

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Kate Middleton, Prince William’s plane diverted during electrical storm in Pakistan

Kate Middleton, Prince William’s plane diverted during electrical storm in Pakistan

However, the storm prevented them from landing and they were in the air for two hours before returning to Lahore. The flight from Lahore to Islamabad following a day of visits to a mosque, cancer ho...

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EU mulls Johnson's reluctant Brexit delay request

EU mulls Johnson's reluctant Brexit delay request

The demand was accompanied by a letter in which he spelled out his opposition, according to an European Union source. UK lawmakers inflicted an embarrassing procedural defeat on Boris Johnson ...

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Brexit: Government may call off vote if Letwin amendment passes

Brexit: Government may call off vote if Letwin amendment passes

However the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 - a piece of United Kingdom legislation repealing the right of EU bodies to pass laws for the United Kingdom which would only come into force after Br...

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Trump Drops Plan to Host G-7 at His Miami Doral Resort

Trump Drops Plan to Host G-7 at His Miami Doral Resort

Even before the Doral announcement, lawmakers were probing Trump's suggestion at the most recent G7 gathering in France in August that the next one could be hosted at one of his resorts. The Republi...

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Russian Federation dam collapse: Toll reaches 15, 13 missing

Russian Federation dam collapse: Toll reaches 15, 13 missing

Investigators said separately 14 workers were hospitalized. The regional health ministry said 16 people were injured. Russia's Investigative Committee said in a statement that it had opened a cr...

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