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What kind of dialogue India wants on OBOR, asks China

What kind of dialogue India wants on OBOR, asks China

India skipped the Belt and Road Forum (BRF) due to its sovereignty concerns over the $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, which passes through Azad and Jammu Kashmir. "If they have the answ...

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Jadhav death sentence: Congress lauds ICJ's stay

Jadhav death sentence: Congress lauds ICJ's stay

Pakistan's foreign office had on Thursday said it does not accept the ICJ's jurisdiction in matters related to national security after the United Nations court stayed Jadhav's execution. The Hague-bas...

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Iran's Rouhani draws fire from USA after election win

Iran's Rouhani draws fire from USA after election win

Syria's conflict has killed more than 320,000 people, displaced millions and ravaged the country's economy and infrastructure. In his first speech after the vote, Rouhani thanked reformist figurehead ...

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Pontus Aberg's goal puts Predators past Ducks 3-1 in Game 5

Pontus Aberg's goal puts Predators past Ducks 3-1 in Game 5

LINE HISTORY: Oddsmakers opened the Predators as -140 favorites to advance to their first Stanley Cup Finals in team history and they have been bet up slightly to -145. With 18 different forwards use...

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Pakistan govt under fire for its handling of Jadhav's case

Pakistan govt under fire for its handling of Jadhav's case

Jadhav was sentenced to death on charges of espionage by a Pakistani military court on 10 April. He also rejected question about the Britain-based lawyer Khawar Qureshi and said he was appointed to ...

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North Korea confirms details of missile launch

People watch a TV news program showing a file image of a missile launch conducted by North Korea, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, May 21, 2017. KCNA said the objective of...

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Nelson's Four Seasons finale: Horschel over Day in playoff

Nelson's Four Seasons finale: Horschel over Day in playoff

Because of early morning rain that delayed the start Sunday, threesomes were used instead of the usual weekend twosomes. Hahn, 35, made sure to throw one final punch at the leaders. James Hahn would...

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WikiLeaks' Assange calls end of rape case important victory

WikiLeaks' Assange calls end of rape case important victory

Assange also lashed out at Sweden for taking seven years to investigate allegations he maintained were baseless. Assange had skipped bail in London to avoid being returned to Sweden, saying that Ame...

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USA extends Iran nuclear deal sanctions relief, imposes new ballistic missile sanctions

USA extends Iran nuclear deal sanctions relief, imposes new ballistic missile sanctions

The new sanctions designate seven entities, including two top Iranian defense officials and a China-based network that supplies material to Iran's missile program. The U.S.is reviewing whether to cont...

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From carmakers to cats, all face Brexit disruption, Merkel says

From carmakers to cats, all face Brexit disruption, Merkel says

The German leader also said that she and Macron have an interest in moving forward with the establishment of a common asylum system within the EU and on the Defence Union. Macron, who swept into Berli...

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US, Turkey spar over violence during Erdogan visit

US, Turkey spar over violence during Erdogan visit

US President Donald Trump watches as Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan departs from the White House in Washington, May 16, 2017. Photos and videos posted on social media by witnesses showe...

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Senators say James Comey will testify publicly before intelligence panel

Senators say James Comey will testify publicly before intelligence panel

Trump told NBC's Lester Holt in an interview that he was thinking "of the Russian Federation thing" when he dismissed Comey. Another source, this time a Republican who had ties to a pro-Trump poli...

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India finalizes four GST rates for services

India finalizes four GST rates for services

Telecoms and financial services will be taxed at a standard rate of 18 percent while transport services will be taxed at 5 percent, Jaitley said. For example, hotels and restaurants would be taxed o...

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Philippine President Duterte heads to Russia in blow to US

Philippine President Duterte heads to Russia in blow to US

And when Duterte asked what that was, Xi reportedly said: "We will go to war. But if you force the issue, we will go to war". RODRIGO Duterte will be conferred an honorary doctorate from a top Russi...

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Trump sets off renegotiation of Nafta in a divided Congress

Trump sets off renegotiation of Nafta in a divided Congress

U.S. Trade Rep. Robert Lighthizer has sent a letter to congressional leaders, starting 90 days of consultations with lawmakers over how to revamp the pact. "If I'm unable to make a fair deal, if I...

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Donald Trump's Saudi Arabia speech: eight key points

In a historic speech to leaders from 50 Muslim countries, Mr. Trump described the struggle against Islamic extremists as a "battle between good and evil". In the final weeks of the previous administra...

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Iran votes for progress

Iran votes for progress

In 2015, he negotiated a landmark nuclear deal that won Iran relief from worldwide sanctions in exchange for limits on its contested nuclear programme. He gained a reprieve this week when Washington a...

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WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack 'may have N Korea link'

WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack 'may have N Korea link'

South Korea was mostly spared from the latest ransomware attack , partly because the constant threats have made the government and companies careful about always updating their software. On the other...

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Jeb: Trump Needs To Fire 'Disloyal' Staffers

Jeb: Trump Needs To Fire 'Disloyal' Staffers

For all his many faults, Jeb Bush was among the few candidates for the Republican candidates for President a year ago who actually spoke out against Donald Trump early and often. "People should be...

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Twitter leader laments social media role in Trump's election

Twitter leader laments social media role in Trump's election

Williams just recently got wind of Trump's interview with FOX News Channel's Tucker Carlson Monday in which the POTUS said, "Let me tell you about Twitter - I think that maybe I wouldn't be here ...

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