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Eid-Al-Fitr will most likely be June 15, says IAC

Eid-Al-Fitr will most likely be June 15, says IAC

NAIJ.com earlier reported that President Muhammadu Buhari , in the evening of Monday, June 4, broke the Ramadan fast with state governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in his official reside...

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Houthi Leader's Brother May Be Dead in Offensive on Yemen's Hodeidah

Houthi Leader's Brother May Be Dead in Offensive on Yemen's Hodeidah

Yemen's biggest port, Hodeidah is the lifeline for the majority of Yemen's population, which lives in Houthi territory. The U.N. Security Council will hold an emergency meeting Thursday on the Sau...

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Reported Killed in Missile Attack in Saudi Arabia

Reported Killed in Missile Attack in Saudi Arabia

The letter comes after the United Nations and humanitarian groups reported over the weekend they were warned by the United Arab Emirates to evacuate Hodeida by Tuesday. Following the closed-door c...

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Canada parliament slams US' Trudeau attack

Canada parliament slams US' Trudeau attack

But he acknowledges that Trump might not realize he's jeopardizing U.S.jobs by triggering a series of tariffs and counter-tariffs with Canada. Kudlow sought to tie Trump's reaction to the upcoming s...

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Trudeau 's Remarks to Cost Canada 'a Lot of Money'

Trudeau 's Remarks to Cost Canada 'a Lot of Money'

At a news conference in Singapore , the president said Trudeau only made his comments about not being bullied because he thought Trump was on an airplane and would not hear about them. Canadi...

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Trump wants to stop provocative 'war games' with South Korea

Trump wants to stop provocative 'war games' with South Korea

The summit meeting is a good start between the USA and North Korea , she said. "The document, which was signed in Singapore, is apparently framework". "Anyone can make war - only the most courageou...

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Asst Commandant among 4 BSF men killed in Pak firing

Asst Commandant among 4 BSF men killed in Pak firing

The BSF said that it had honoured the ceasefire agreed at a recent sector commander-level meeting but Pakistan resorted to unprovoked firing. Tension has again gripped the International Border after...

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MPs to question leading Brexiteer Arron Banks over Russia links

MPs to question leading Brexiteer Arron Banks over Russia links

The watchdog said the group - which was separate from the official pro-Brexit group Vote Leave - failed to report "at least" £77,380 it spent. Mr Banks agreed to give evidence to the committee after...

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U.K. Minister Phillip Lee Resigns Ahead of Brexit Bill Showdown

U.K. Minister Phillip Lee Resigns Ahead of Brexit Bill Showdown

Instead, the government has proposed reporting its efforts to secure a customs arrangement . Peers defeated the government on 15 issues, introducing amendments on issues ranging from future United ...

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#SC1: Katie Arrington Vanquishes Mark Sanford

#SC1: Katie Arrington Vanquishes Mark Sanford

With just hours to go before the polls closed when Trump sent the tweet , it's unlikely his message was the deciding factor - but it served as a notable warning for members of Congress who defy him. ...

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Pope Francis Accepts Resignation of 3 Chilean Bishops

Pope Francis Accepts Resignation of 3 Chilean Bishops

In an unprecedented move, all of Chile's 34 bishops offered to resign en masse last month after attending a meeting with the pope over allegations of a cover-up of sexual abuse in the country. It ...

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Man dies and partner seriously injured after intruders attack their home overnight

Man dies and partner seriously injured after intruders attack their home overnight

The men, who were carrying weapons, entered the house and seriously assaulted the man and his partner, whose injuries are not life-threatening. Another woman, in her early 30s, and two children ag...

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WH Adviser Apologizes For 'Special Place In Hell' For Trudeau Remark

WH Adviser Apologizes For 'Special Place In Hell' For Trudeau Remark

Trudeau said Canada had been "insulted" by Mr. Trump justifying his tariffs on national-security grounds. "I own that, that was my mistake, my words", he said at a Journal conference . Trump ha...

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Over 920000 displaced in Syria in 2018, highest level since conflict began

Over 920000 displaced in Syria in 2018, highest level since conflict began

Moumtzis said that a major battle for Idlib could be "much more complicated and brutal" than fighting for eastern Aleppo and eastern Ghouta - two opposition-held areas that surrendered with evacuation...

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After ‘difficult’ G7 summit, UK’s May warns against unilateral action on trade

After ‘difficult’ G7 summit, UK’s May warns against unilateral action on trade

Joining that view was Nicholas Burns, a former USA undersecretary of state under President George W. Bush, who called Canada "the best neighbor we could have". Trump accused the Canadian prime minis...

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President Trump Is Still Very Angry With Canada's PM Justin Trudeau

President Trump Is Still Very Angry With Canada's PM Justin Trudeau

Trump, meanwhile, renewed his criticisms of Canada's protection of its dairy sector, saying: "It's very unfair to our farmers, and it's very unfair to the people of our country". The G7 summit came ...

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Toddler wandering dangerously close to highway rescued by quick-thinking cop

Toddler wandering dangerously close to highway rescued by quick-thinking cop

Mannino, who was on patrol, stopped his police auto to block a lane of traffic, ran after the child and scooped him up, telling him "you're OK". During the chase, a large truck could be seen passing...

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Dennis Rodman Weeps With Joy on Live TV Over Trump-Kim Summit

Rodman later told the AP in a phone interview that the call had come from White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders . And I believed in North Korea . and the rogue state. His Singapore...

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Food Twitter Roasts Trump and Kim Jong-un Over Summit Lunch

Food Twitter Roasts Trump and Kim Jong-un Over Summit Lunch

Sky NewsAssembled media being shown the video before Trump gave a press conference. There is an English language version and one in Korean, the narrator having a South Korean accent. After greeting ea...

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Japan Concerned About Trump's Plans to Stop Joint Drills With Seoul

Japan Concerned About Trump's Plans to Stop Joint Drills With Seoul

Around Asia and the world, many have welcomed a flurry of diplomacy between the two adversaries in recent months, after a year of mounting tension and threats. "The man is way out of his depth", he ...

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Comstock, Wexton win Virginia primaries in key House race

Comstock, Wexton win Virginia primaries in key House race

She faces Brat, who is seeking his third term after winning a stunning upset in the Republican primary four years ago over then-Majority Leader Eric Cantor. That had busy moms like Carrie Gamble votin...

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Stranded raccoon scales skyscraper in downtown St. Paul

At one point, a small crowd had gathered on the street to see what would happen next. A raccoon is finding itself in deeper and deeper - er, higher and higher - trouble as it climbs downtown St. "We...

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United Kingdom government wins key Brexit parliamentary battle

Pro-Brexit members of the government want to be able to play the "no deal" card, but the House of Commons , where pro-EU voices are stronger, would nearly certainly reject the idea. Earlier, May appe...

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Oops! 'Fox and Friends' host calls Trump a 'dictator'

Oops! 'Fox and Friends' host calls Trump a 'dictator'

North Korean and U.S. journalists argued and elbowed one another for almost 20 minutes jostling for position to capture the moment when Trump and Kim entered the room. "I believe this is a good prelud...

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Trump vents anger on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, European Union and Canada's Trudeau

Trump vents anger on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, European Union and Canada's Trudeau

Ottawa has announced dollar-for-dollar retaliation on the USA imposition of steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada . But one United States official, speaking on condition of anonymity, acknowledged: ...

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Macedonia makes name change deal with Greece

Macedonia makes name change deal with Greece

Tsipras said if Macedonia does not change its constitution to reflect the new name, Greece will again block Macedonian membership in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the EU. "The European ...

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What Really Sparked Trump's Outrage Over Trudeau's Statement?

What Really Sparked Trump's Outrage Over Trudeau's Statement?

Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel talks with U.S. President Donald Trump at the G7 Summit . The details of the conversation, which Axios previously reported, come amid fears of a looming trade w...

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PICTURE: Trump sits defiant against G7 leaders

PICTURE: Trump sits defiant against G7 leaders

Or we'll stop trading with them. Unbowed, Trump tweeted anew Monday morning from Singapore , repeating his criticism of US trade policies with Canada - he also took aim at Germany - in a multit...

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Supreme Court Upholds Ohio's Purge of Voting Rolls

Supreme Court Upholds Ohio's Purge of Voting Rolls

Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) said that "today's decision empowers OH to further strip away the right to vote for thousands of Ohioans, threatening the integrity of our state's election process". "If state...

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Pompeo says U.S. is willing to 'make security assurances' to North Korea

Pompeo says U.S. is willing to 'make security assurances' to North Korea

On Tuesday, the two leaders will begin their meeting with a one-on-one session at 9 am local time. Mr Trump declared that he was on a "mission of peace" before he left the G7 summit early to head t...

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G-7 summit with Trump was a ‘sobering’ experience, Merkel says

G-7 summit with Trump was a ‘sobering’ experience, Merkel says

Ahead of Trump's arrival, French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted suggesting the worldwide Group of Seven could issue a communique at the end of the summit that leaves out the United States. Leader...

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Woman arrested for transporting children in dog kennels

Woman arrested for transporting children in dog kennels

Moments later, a girl straightens her bent knees to emerge from the pet enclosure. Department spokesman Rob Johnson said investigators are reviewing the case of Leimome Cheeks , who is charged with...

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PM says Ethiopia will not cut Egypt's share of Nile waters

PM says Ethiopia will not cut Egypt's share of Nile waters

Ethiopia's prime minister has sworn not to "harm" Egypt's share of the Nile, breaking the deadlock in talks over control of Africa's longest river. The leaders of Ethiopia and Egypt have achieved a ...

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Putin ready to meet Trump over arms race concerns

Putin ready to meet Trump over arms race concerns

The statement made no mention of US President Donald Trump's insistence that the G7 would be better off if it brought Russian Federation back into the fold despite its expulsion in response to its...

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Mulroney says he's 'never seen anything' like Trump surrogates' attacks on Trudeau

Mulroney says he's 'never seen anything' like Trump surrogates' attacks on Trudeau

Asked how she had responded to Mr Trump's suggestion the G7 should be expanded to once again include Russia, Mrs May told Labour MP Ben Bradshaw: "There was a good reason why the G8 became the G7 an...

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