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Moon Proposes 4-Way Summit with N.Korea to Japan

Moon Proposes 4-Way Summit with N.Korea to Japan

Despite rejecting Donald Trump's recognition, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga wasted no time in congratulating President-elect Joe Biden on his election victory last week, saying he wanted to strengthen...

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Government Confirms Students Will Be Allowed Home For Christmas After Lockdown

Government Confirms Students Will Be Allowed Home For Christmas After Lockdown

Students can get tested at the Student Health Center and the community testing site. We know this Christmas will feel different, and following this incredibly hard year we are delivering on our comm...

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OTT, digital news content now under I&B ministry ambit; trigger censorship fears

OTT, digital news content now under I&B ministry ambit; trigger censorship fears

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting now has authority over streaming platforms and online news. The notification was signed by President Ram Nath Kovind and issued on Novenber 9, 2020. It a...

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Trump administration approves $23B weapons package for the UAE

Trump administration approves $23B weapons package for the UAE

The U.S. State Department on Tuesday approved F-35 fighter jets sale to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), an arms sale which was questioned by some congressional Democrats . The sale announced on Tues...

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Several injured in blast at graveyard ceremony in Saudi Arabia

Several injured in blast at graveyard ceremony in Saudi Arabia

Multiple people were wounded on Wednesday when an explosive device hit an global ceremony commemorating the end of World War I at a cemetery in the Saudi city of Jiddah, according to French governmen...

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Trump campaign sues to stop MI from certifying election

Trump campaign sues to stop MI from certifying election

Mr Biden secured more than the 270 votes in the Electoral College needed to take the presidency by winning Pennsylvania on Saturday after four tense days of counting, which was delayed by a surge in...

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Estonian interior minister to resign after calling Biden corrupt

Estonian interior minister to resign after calling Biden corrupt

President-elect Joe Biden . "Looking at the slander and lies produced by the Estonian media, I chose to resign last night", Helme said in a press conference Monday morning, according to Estonian n...

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Pennsylvania Postal Worker Says He Lied About Ballot Tampering

Pennsylvania Postal Worker Says He Lied About Ballot Tampering

A USPS worker who recently claimed he'd overheard a supervisor in Erie, PA tell workers to backdate ballots that arrived after November 3 is now taking it all back, saying he made up the whole thing...

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Brexit: Lords expected to vote against government's internal market bill

Brexit: Lords expected to vote against government's internal market bill

Ms McDonald said Mr Biden's election was "good for Ireland in many ways", and that the president-elect had "made it clear" that there would be no trade deal with Britain unless the Good Friday Agreeme...

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Here’s what to expect from Wednesday’s weather forecast

Here’s what to expect from Wednesday’s weather forecast

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind around 5 miles per hour. Tuesday - Sunny, with a high near 71. North wind around 5 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is ...

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Latest Cease-Fire In Nagorno-Karabakh Leaves Armenians Feeling Betrayed By Government

Latest Cease-Fire In Nagorno-Karabakh Leaves Armenians Feeling Betrayed By Government

The city of Shushi (Azerbaijani: Shusha) is also not affected by this regulation, which allows the conclusion that part of Nagorno-Karabakh will be controlled by Azerbaijan in the future. Ilham Aliyev...

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What Dr. Fauci has to say about the COVID-19 vaccine

What Dr. Fauci has to say about the COVID-19 vaccine

Later, host Jake Tapper asked, "I'm not high on the priority list". "That happens all the time when there are vaccinations in short supply or when you can't do everyone at once", Fauci said of any...

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Peru’s speaker of congress assumes presidency amid tense protests

Peru’s speaker of congress assumes presidency amid tense protests

Authorities were out in force in the capital, Lima, as hundreds of people gathered near Peru's Congress. Besides Vizcarra being accused of lying, immorality and corruption, he is also being held r...

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Century-old WWI carrier pigeon message discovered in French field

Century-old WWI carrier pigeon message discovered in French field

A German friend, whom Jardy asked to translate the message, said the officer, who was based in the town of Colmar, is recounting German military exercises in the area. "Platoon Potthof retreats with h...

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World Health Organization members reject attempt to include Taiwan in meeting

World Health Organization members reject attempt to include Taiwan in meeting

China declined on Monday to congratulate Joe Biden as the victor of the USA presidential election, saying the outcome of the vote was still to be determined. But although neither Washington nor Taipe...

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AOC Considered Walking Away from Politics Ahead of the Election

AOC Considered Walking Away from Politics Ahead of the Election

The New York congresswoman, who was just elected to her second term, said Sunday that with Democrats holding a slimmer majority in the House after November's election, "it's going to be more important...

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Bihar polls 2020: NDA well past Grand Alliance in early trends

Bihar polls 2020: NDA well past Grand Alliance in early trends

Deputy Election Commissioner in charge of Bihar Chandra Bhushan Kumar asserted that the figures available were "authentic" as they have been sent by respective returning officers after completing all ...

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U.S. surpasses 10 million COVID-19 infections

U.S. surpasses 10 million COVID-19 infections

As of Saturday morning, more than 9.7 million cases have been recorded in the US. Meanwhile, even as pharmaceutical giant Pfizer announced late stage testing of a vaccine that it said was at least...

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USA bars four Chinese officials from entry, freezes assets

USA bars four Chinese officials from entry, freezes assets

Lau is head of the National Security Division of the Hong Kong Police Force, and Li Kwai-Wah is the senior superintendent. "China's central government stands by officials from the HKSAR for fulfilli...

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Trump fires Defense Secretary Mark Esper

Trump fires Defense Secretary Mark Esper

And the fact that Esper wants to distance himself from that now says plenty about how productive he thinks it has been. She is well known on Capitol Hill as a moderate Democrat and is regarded among...

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African bloc wants ceasefire as Ethiopia's Tigray alleges Eritrean incursion

African bloc wants ceasefire as Ethiopia's Tigray alleges Eritrean incursion

Ethiopia's air force is "pounding targets with precision", a military official has said, as the federal government continues its offensive against the heavily armed northern region of Tigray and no c...

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The reason AOC says she might leave politics

The reason AOC says she might leave politics

It's the stress". It's your own party thinking you're the enemy, " the Bronx congresswoman told the New York Times in an interview published over the weekend. "Externally, there was a tonne of suppo...

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Joe Biden elected president

Joe Biden elected president

The vote-counting rolls on in several states as President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden try to reach the threshold of 270 Electoral College votes to win the White House. The former Nigerian ...

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Delhi's air quality severe, relief unlikely soon

Delhi's air quality severe, relief unlikely soon

PM 10 levels in Delhi-NCR stood at 609 microgram per cubic metre (g/m3) at 4 pm, the highest since November 15 a year ago, when it was 637 g/m3, according to CPCB data. The city recorded calm winds an...

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Biden convenes U.S. pandemic task force, urges Americans to wear masks

Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner David Kessler and Yale University healthcare equity expert Marcella Nunez-Smith. The president-elect had earlier consider...

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NJ bishop 'appalled' by McCarrick abuse case

NJ bishop 'appalled' by McCarrick abuse case

Francis has consistently denied knowledge of McCarrick's sexual misconduct. In a key 2014 article for the Washington Post , veteran Vatican journalist David Gibson painted a very different pictur...

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First COVID-19 case reported at Mifflinburg High School

First COVID-19 case reported at Mifflinburg High School

School bus transit company, First Student, was stopped from providing services in New Haven in late-October, once the city's school district learned 27 of their bus drivers have tested positive for CO...

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Iranian president says next US administration should make up for Trump's mistakes

Iranian president says next US administration should make up for Trump's mistakes

Iran's economy has been crippled by economic sanctions the Trump administration imposed, including a ban on Iranian oil imports. Observers say Tehran seeks to have the sanctions eased by the next ...

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What will Melania Trump do after the White House?

What will Melania Trump do after the White House?

Fellow ex-aide Omarosa Manigault Newman claimed the couple's 15-year marriage was over, adding: 'Melania is counting every minute until he is out of office and she can divorce. Now, nothing can stop...

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Trump campaign sues to block Pennsylvania election result

Trump campaign sues to block Pennsylvania election result

President Trump has not yet conceded the election, as there have been substantial concerns posed by Republican lawmakers, as well as allegations of voter fraud, ballot tampering, ballot harvesting, an...

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Georgia senators call for secretary of state to resign

Georgia senators call for secretary of state to resign

The state of Georgia is usually predictable during presidential elections - the last time Georgia went blue was in 1992 when Democrat Bill Clinton was elected over incumbent Republican President Geo...

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European Union imposes $4 billion tariffs on USA products despite Biden victory

European Union imposes $4 billion tariffs on USA products despite Biden victory

German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier echoed Mr Dombrovskis yesterday in urging the U.S. to enter into talks on a settlement of the aircraft-aid row, telling reporters "we remain ready at any time to...

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Azerbaijani forces gain ground in Nagorno-Karabakh, shoot down Russian helicopter

Azerbaijani forces gain ground in Nagorno-Karabakh, shoot down Russian helicopter

Some demanded the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. According to Tatevik Stepanyan, Armenia's deputy minister of labour and social affairs, nearly 40,000 inhabitants of the Nagorno-Kara...

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Police chief resigns after threatening posts about Democrats, Arkansas mayor says

Police chief resigns after threatening posts about Democrats, Arkansas mayor says

Asa Hutchinson's mask mandate 'a very large overreach" of the state's power and refused to enforce it". "The City of Marshall strongly condemns the actions of Mr. But Elliott called Holland in for a...

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United States hits grim new milestone of 10 million Covid-19 cases

United States hits grim new milestone of 10 million Covid-19 cases

The other countries with more than a million confirmed cases are Brazil (5,675,032), France (1,856,292), Russian Federation (1,781,997), Spain (1,381,218), Argentina (1,250,499), the United Kingdom (1...

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