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Dense fog engulfs Delhi, flight, train services hit

Dense fog engulfs Delhi, flight, train services hit

Due to dense fog and poor visibility in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR), flight movements across north India have been severely affected. As many as 21 Delhi-bound planes had to be div...

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Labour figures suggest Rebecca Long-Bailey should not be next party leader

Labour figures suggest Rebecca Long-Bailey should not be next party leader

In his New Year message, the party's leader said it faced tough times ahead after its fourth defeat in a row but its movement remained "very strong". And he said the party should continue to focus o...

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'He's so thirsty': koala given water in Adelaide as severe heatwave hits

'He's so thirsty': koala given water in Adelaide as severe heatwave hits

The animal was burned on most of its body before being rescued by a woman in November. "There were about a dozen cyclists around me watching this (all men) and several commented that it was genuinel...

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Joe Biden says he'd consider tapping a Republican for a running mate

Joe Biden says he'd consider tapping a Republican for a running mate

Biden on Monday said that he would consider choosing a Republican for a running mate if he's the 2020 Democratic presidential nominee, though he said someone who would fit the proper bill didn't imm...

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If Democrats Pick a Moderate, Foe Says, Trump May Win Again

If Democrats Pick a Moderate, Foe Says, Trump May Win Again

However, Lankford said he applauds Trump's anti-abortion stance and the way he stacked his administration with people "very focused on religious liberty". Trump has been characteristically loud throug...

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Man who stabbed five people during Hanukkah faces more federal charges

Man who stabbed five people during Hanukkah faces more federal charges

Thomas' family said he was raised to embrace tolerance but has a history of mental illness. A lawyer representing Thomas at the arraignment said he had no convictions. Rockland County Executive Ed Day...

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Thousands urged to evacuate in Australia as fire risk rises

Thousands urged to evacuate in Australia as fire risk rises

It is too late for people in parts of Victoria's East Gippsland to leave, with the highest alerts remaining for nearby out-of-control blazes. A volunteer firefighter has been killed in the NSW south...

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Deputy tases woman, 70, while trying to make arrest at her home

Deputy tases woman, 70, while trying to make arrest at her home

A deputy made a decision to arrest Pinkney when she still refused and attempted to shut the door and she began to resist and was pushing the deputy in the chest, the report said. After she or he has a...

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Places to party for New Year's Eve across Taiwan

Places to party for New Year's Eve across Taiwan

Food Trucks are located on 99 Avenue between 107 Street and 108 Street. When: 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. This year's activities include snowshoeing, shinny hockey, remote controlled bobsleigh races, LED and fi...

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Dem highlights difference within GOP over Trump impeachment trial strategy

Dem highlights difference within GOP over Trump impeachment trial strategy

It was the latest post in a string of furious tweets bashing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-CA) state and district of San Francisco, along with the state of New York and New York City-all of which ...

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Iran blasts France for 'interference' over jailed academic

Iran blasts France for 'interference' over jailed academic

Mousavi said that the detained Iranian national has been charged with espionage and her lawyer is informed about details of the case and the Judiciary is studying the case. With regards to Marchal, Mo...

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Russian Federation warns Iran nuclear deal in danger of 'falling apart'

Russian Federation warns Iran nuclear deal in danger of 'falling apart'

The agreement, under which Tehran curbed its uranium enrichment capacity to win sanctions relief in return, was inked by Iran with Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States in 20...

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Ajit Pawar back as Deputy CM, Uddhav inducts son Aaditya into ministry

Ajit Pawar back as Deputy CM, Uddhav inducts son Aaditya into ministry

Former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan, Congress MLAs Dilip Walse-Patil, Dhananjay Munde, Vijay Wadettiwar, Sunil Chhatrapal Kedar, Amit Deshmukh, Aslam Shaikh, Yashomati Thakur, and KC Padavi took oath t...

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Saudi Arabia sentences Riyadh concert stabber to death

Saudi Arabia sentences Riyadh concert stabber to death

The attack took place at the King Abdulá park where the theatrical company from Spain had travelled thousands of miles to perform during a month-long cultural festival that was organised by the Saudi ...

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Paris protesters clash with police over pension reform

Paris protesters clash with police over pension reform

Aside from two driverless lines, the Paris metro was again nearly completely shut down on Sunday while only a fraction of high-speed TGV trains were running. Mr Martinez added: "The Government shows h...

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Cyprus court rules 'gang raped' British woman guilty of lying

Cyprus court rules 'gang raped' British woman guilty of lying

The British woman appeared frustrated by the delay to the sentencing, telling her lawyer: "He already made his decision!" She is still on bail and could face up to a year in jail and a 1,700 euro (£...

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5 people stabbed at rabbi's Hanukkah celebration in NY

5 people stabbed at rabbi's Hanukkah celebration in NY

The victims were immediately transported to nearby hospitals. The 37-year-old suspect's criminal history includes an arrest for assaulting a police horse, according to an official briefed on the inv...

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Australia cancelling NY fireworks as bushfires worsen

Australia cancelling NY fireworks as bushfires worsen

The chief of Sydney's fire service has refused to rule out cancelling the city's famous New Year's Eve fireworks display if there are safety concerns surrounding the current bushfires . "Every sing...

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Five stabbed at New York rabbi's home in 'terrorist' attack

Five stabbed at New York rabbi's home in 'terrorist' attack

Cuomo said that in the new year, he will propose measures to punish perpetrators of acts like these as terrorists. "How to end hateful thoughts and how to end the racism is a question that's beyond ...

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Civil-rights icon and Rep. John Lewis has stage four pancreatic cancer

Civil-rights icon and Rep. John Lewis has stage four pancreatic cancer

Rep. John Lewis (D-Atlanta) says he has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer but plans to stay in office. "To my constituents: being your representative in Congress is the honor of a lifetime", ...

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Police, protesters clash at Hong Kong shopping centre

Police, protesters clash at Hong Kong shopping centre

Shop attendants watch as a medic washes the eyes of a protester who was pepper-sprayed inside a shopping mall in the Sheung Shui in Hong Kong. Demonstrators have been targeting centres across Hong Kon...

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Cruise ship passenger falls overboard near Mahia Peninsula

Cruise ship passenger falls overboard near Mahia Peninsula

The Norwegian Cruise Line confirmed in a statement a man had gone overboard and said "thoughts and prayers are with the individual's family during this hard time". A container ship used its powerful l...

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United Nations General Assembly slams human rights abuses against Rohingya

United Nations General Assembly slams human rights abuses against Rohingya

The resolution follows proceedings at the International Court of Justice (ICJ), where the Gambia brought the case of genocide against Rohingya Muslims by the Myanmar army on behalf of a dozen other Mu...

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Donald Trump Reveals The Name of Alleged Whistleblower

Donald Trump Reveals The Name of Alleged Whistleblower

The Democratic-led House of Representatives impeached Republican Trump this month for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress charges stemming from his effort to get Ukraine to investigate politica...

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Mass Evacuations Urged as Fires Threaten Southeast Australia

Mass Evacuations Urged as Fires Threaten Southeast Australia

Emergency Management Commissioner Andrew Crisp said it was a "high-risk day" in Victoria and those still in left Lakes Entrance may now be stuck there. Emergency services are monitoring horrific con...

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Wounded Victims of Somali Truck Bomb Attack Airlifted to Turkey

Wounded Victims of Somali Truck Bomb Attack Airlifted to Turkey

Somalian President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo reassured his country on Saturday, that Somalia would not be demoralised after a bomb-laden truck exploded earlier in the day at a busy checkpoint in Mo...

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Watch upgraded to weather warning

Watch upgraded to weather warning

Consider postponing non-essential travel. Environment Canada , meanwhile, said the Ottawa North-Kanata-Orléans and Gatineau areas could expect a winter storm on Monday . The National Weather Servi...

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Incredible Video Of A Thirsty Koala That Stopped An Australian Cyclist

Incredible Video Of A Thirsty Koala That Stopped An Australian Cyclist

Anne Heusler was cycling in the Adelaide Hills with a group of other cyclists when she stumbled on the koala, who climbed right up onto her bike as she gave it water. 'We urge the government to do mor...

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GRAPHIC: Man, 60, dies after beating in $1 Christmas Eve mugging

GRAPHIC: Man, 60, dies after beating in $1 Christmas Eve mugging

Mr Caceres, originally from Honduras, and the Cuban-born Mr Fresnada met through a program for poor gay men in 2015 and lived together in a building in Morrisania, according to the Daily News . "I'm ...

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Texas church shooting leaves 2 dead

Texas church shooting leaves 2 dead

Two of the people died while en route to the hospital, and the third person was successfully resuscitated by paramedics, according to Macara Trusty, a spokeswoman for local emergency services MedStar....

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UP government is afraid of Priyanka Gandhi: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

UP government is afraid of Priyanka Gandhi: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

When even that vehicle was stopped, the Congress general secretary walked the remainder of the distance to the residence of Darapuri's family. "There is no shred of truth in the claims being made on s...

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Hot blob off NZ coast; US-Australia both facing extreme climate conditions

Hot blob off NZ coast; US-Australia both facing extreme climate conditions

According to Professor James Renwick, a climate researcher at Wellington's Victoria University, the area is "extremely warm" in comparison to other water bodies around the world. Anti-cyclones form wh...

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Ukraine, rebels exchange prisoners

Ukraine, rebels exchange prisoners

Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine began exchanging prisoners on Sunday in a move aimed at ending their five-year-long war. The exchange is likely to be hailed by Ukrainian...

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Ivanka Won't Commit To Staying In White House If Trump Wins Reelection

Ivanka Won't Commit To Staying In White House If Trump Wins Reelection

Speaking to CBS News , the president's eldest daughter said that her children come first and foremost. She went on to say the Trump administration has done so much, but there is still much to be don...

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Feds finally start investigating Jeffrey Epstein's gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell

Feds finally start investigating Jeffrey Epstein's gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell

Two anonymous law-enforcement officials told Reuters that they have opened up an investigation on Maxwell , as well as "people who facilitated" Epstein's actions. Reuters said there were no plans ...

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