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New York State Bar Association Considers Expelling Rudy Giuliani

New York State Bar Association Considers Expelling Rudy Giuliani

A NY lawyers group is exploring removing Rudy Giuliani from its membership over his role in the Washington protest that turned into a violent raid on the U.S. In each and every instance, these actio...

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U.S. Puts Cuba Back On List Of State Sponsors of Terrorism

U.S. Puts Cuba Back On List Of State Sponsors of Terrorism

The terror designation severely hampers investment by foreigners who will now risk USA prosecution and can only be removed after a formal review by the Biden administration, meaning it may be in force...

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India’s Supreme Court stays implementation of new farm laws

India’s Supreme Court stays implementation of new farm laws

CJI Bobde, heading a bench that also comprised Justices A.S. Bopanna and V. Ramasubramanian, said: "We propose to form a committee and if the government does not (on its own offer not to enforce the...

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Malaysia imposes state of emergency for first time in over 50 years

Malaysia imposes state of emergency for first time in over 50 years

Government reactions to George Floyd protests, Tiananmen Square not "morally equivalent", says USA state department spokeswoman Morgan OrtagusFormer Beijing resident Sun Liyong also took part in the 1...

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UK Brexit trade 'situation to get worse' before it improves

UK Brexit trade 'situation to get worse' before it improves

It said: "It has now become evident that we have an increased burden with the new, more complex processes, and additional customs data we require from you for your parcels destined to Europe". The c...

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President Cyril Ramaphosa to address the nation at 8pm

President Cyril Ramaphosa to address the nation at 8pm

He also announced that land ports of entry into the country would be closed, including Beitbridge . "The sale of alcohol from retail outlets and insight consumption of alcohol is still not permitte...

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Canada joins allies in condemning latest Hong Kong arrests by China

Canada joins allies in condemning latest Hong Kong arrests by China

Wall Street firms in Hong Kong including Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan have set out plans to reduce exposure to Chinese telecom companies named in a USA ban on investments in companies Washington conside...

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DC Capitol Police honor Brian Sicknick with procession

DC Capitol Police honor Brian Sicknick with procession

The Niles-area Democrat who chairs the House Appropriations subcommittee that funds the Capitol Police department, said one of the disciplined officers posed for selfies with protesters, and another p...

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Acting US Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf Resigns

Acting US Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf Resigns

The FBI has received information indicating "armed protests" are being planned at all 50 state capitols and the US Capitol in Washington , DC in the days leading up to President-elect Joe Biden's ...

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Just in: Biden nominates former diplomat Bill Burns CIA director

Just in: Biden nominates former diplomat Bill Burns CIA director

Biden tapped Avril Haines, another familiar face who served as the CIA's deputy director under Obama from 2013-2015, as his director of national intelligence. Burns is now the president of the Carnegi...

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Gorillas test positive for coronavirus at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Gorillas test positive for coronavirus at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Three of the gorillas are now showing signs of illness, including coughing, and are being monitored by veterinarians, who will treat each symptom as it arises, the zoo said. While the test was definit...

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Yemen's Houthis decry U.S. move to brand them terrorists

Yemen's Houthis decry U.S. move to brand them terrorists

Pompeo announced late on Sunday that he meant to notify Congress of the Trump administration's decision to list the Houthis as an FTO, and added that he plans to blacklist three Houthi leaders, Abdul ...

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World Health Organization to probe origins of COVID-19 in China

World Health Organization to probe origins of COVID-19 in China

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said China had approved the visit following consultations between the sides and called it an opportunity to "exchange views with Chinese scientists and medica...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation reportedly warns of planned armed protests at all 50 state capitols

Federal Bureau of Investigation reportedly warns of planned armed protests at all 50 state capitols

Capitol. The FBI is seeking information that will assist in identifying individuals who are actively instigating violence in Washington , DC. Gov. Mr Trump said last week he would not attend th...

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Melania Trump breaks silence, says this about Donald Trump`s supporters

Melania Trump breaks silence, says this about Donald Trump`s supporters

COVID, and how it "has been inspiring to witness firsthand what the people of our great Nation will do for one another". "I implore people to stop the violence, never make assumptions based on the c...

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Fauci: Vaccine Rollout Should Have Been Better

Fauci: Vaccine Rollout Should Have Been Better

Because of the limited initial supply of vaccine, however, the partnership will only involve a few thousand locations at first. Australian airliner Qantas said in November it would insist in future ...

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Indonesian clerics declare Sinovac's Covid-19 vaccine halal

Indonesian clerics declare Sinovac's Covid-19 vaccine halal

The CoronaVac and Oxford vaccines have been caught up in a political battle in Brazil between Doria and far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, likely opponents in presidential elections next year. Covas ...

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Woman dies in suspected shark attack in New Zealand

Woman dies in suspected shark attack in New Zealand

The family had lived in Perth before moving to Tom Price for Marlow's father's mining work. Locals held a vigil at the beach on Thursday evening, local time, in memory of the victim. What we ask peo...

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Arizona Is 1st State For Republican Elector Challenge

Arizona Is 1st State For Republican Elector Challenge

More than 350,000 people have died from the virus in the US. The Capitol Police reported 14 arrests during the incursion, including two people who were detained for assaulting a police officer. He n...

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Hazara Shiites refuse to bury dead as Pakistan protest continues

Hazara Shiites refuse to bury dead as Pakistan protest continues

He said the corrupt elements are mistaken that they can blackmail him. He expressed regret over the brutal killing of the members of the Hazara community and said that they were facing genocide. "Si...

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5 nations want Iran to deliver justice on downed plane

5 nations want Iran to deliver justice on downed plane

The vigil was held virtually and in person outdoors, with attendees holding photos of those killed. "We urge Iran to provide a full and thorough explanation of the events and decisions that led to t...

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Korean court orders Japan to compensate WWII sex slaves

Korean court orders Japan to compensate WWII sex slaves

Japan must pay 100 million won - equivalent to $91,300 - to each of the families of 12 women who were allegedly made sex slaves by the Japanese during World War II, the Seoul Central District Court ju...

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Patients Evacuated from Italy Hospital as Sinkhole Swallows Cars Parked Outside

Patients Evacuated from Italy Hospital as Sinkhole Swallows Cars Parked Outside

The hospital's coronavirus ward had to be evacuated as there was no hot water or electricity. The giant sinkhole swallowed several cars and local officials said it was a miracle that no one was hurt...

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Spain paralysed by snow, gets ready for cold snap

Spain paralysed by snow, gets ready for cold snap

Sandra Morena, who became trapped late on Friday as she commuted to her night shift as a security guard in a shopping center, arrived home, on foot, after an army emergency unit helped her out on Satu...

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Twitter Bans Michael Flynn, Sidney Powell, and Other QAnon Accounts

Twitter Bans Michael Flynn, Sidney Powell, and Other QAnon Accounts

Twitter said it barred the accounts because of policies preventing the encouragement of coordinated harmful acts. "As we've said, using another account to try to evade a suspension is against our r...

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Trump Supporter Seen With Zip Ties Inside Capitol Building Has Been Arrested

Trump Supporter Seen With Zip Ties Inside Capitol Building Has Been Arrested

The New Yorker reported on his involvement on Saturday. That's supposed to be Munchel running around with zip ties while masked on the Senate floor. Queries about Brock's military record and awards...

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Pope Francis calls on Americans to 'take responsibility' in wake of violence

Pope Francis calls on Americans to 'take responsibility' in wake of violence

One person on Twitter, after learning about the news, wrote: "The Church needs to mobilize all the best medical resources to keep him healthy". "I believe that ethically everyone must take the vac...

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Man seen carrying Nancy Pelosi's lectern during Capitol riot arrested in Florida

Man seen carrying Nancy Pelosi's lectern during Capitol riot arrested in Florida

The newspaper also reported that on Mr Johnson boasted on his social media pages of being in Washington ahead of the riots. Five people have died, including a police officer. District Court in con...

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Chinese city of 11 million enters lockdown after coronavirus surge

Chinese city of 11 million enters lockdown after coronavirus surge

In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency, residents fill out content forms before receiving their COVID-19 vaccinations at a temporary vaccination site in Beijing , Saturday, Jan. In terms of tra...

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Indonesia landslides kill 11 in West Java

Indonesia landslides kill 11 in West Java

The 2nd landslide in Cihanjuang village in the Sumedang district of West Java province transpired as rescuers ended up nevertheless evacuating people today following the to start with catastrophe on S...

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Twitter hides Iran Iyatollah's tweet on vaccine conspiracy after permanently banning Trump

Twitter hides Iran Iyatollah's tweet on vaccine conspiracy after permanently banning Trump

Iran's Supreme Leader on Friday banned the government from importing COVID-19 vaccines from the United States and Britain, labelling the Western powers "untrustworthy", as the infection spreads in t...

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US House Democrats set plan for removing President Trump over Capitol violence

US House Democrats set plan for removing President Trump over Capitol violence

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), who has long voiced her exasperation with Trump's conduct in office, told the Anchorage Daily News on Friday that he simply "needs to get out". Pelosi said Democrat...

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UAE to Reopen All Entry Points with Qatar as Gulf Dispute Thaws

UAE to Reopen All Entry Points with Qatar as Gulf Dispute Thaws

A Qatari source said traffic at the Abu Samrah crossing, 120 kilometres (75 miles) south of Doha, had resumed around 0700 GMT. Qatar and Saudi Arabia blamed each other for the hurdles. "Everybody ...

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Chinese PLA Soldier Captured Near LAC in Ladakh, to be Returned

Chinese PLA Soldier Captured Near LAC in Ladakh, to be Returned

The soldier was apprehended in an area which has seen a rise in heated activities in the a year ago. The South of the Pangaong Lake was the area where the Indian forces are present at the moment. Chin...

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Gangetic dolphin beaten to death in UP's canal, know more

Gangetic dolphin beaten to death in UP's canal, know more

In the gruesome video, the attackers can be seen raining down blows on the helpless Gangetic dolphin as blood is gushing out of its body. Police said the incident took place on December 31, 2020 at ...

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