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Never asked Sibal to get Ayodhya case postponed: Sunni Board

Never asked Sibal to get Ayodhya case postponed: Sunni Board

On Wednesday, the hearing in the disputed matter turned into a political slugfest with lawyers for Muslim appellants, including senior counsel Kapil Sibal, questioning the "hurry" to hear the matter n...

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GOP state lawmaker suggests Democrat who touched him may be gay

GOP state lawmaker suggests Democrat who touched him may be gay

According to the Inquirer , Chairman of the Pennsylvania House State Government Committee Rep. Daryl Metcalfe (R) interrupted Democratic Chairman Matt Bradford, after Bradford touched his arm while...

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Knight Requesting State of Emergency in Response to Rye Fire

Knight Requesting State of Emergency in Response to Rye Fire

As of 3:20 p.m., the Rye Fire has grown to 5,000 acres with 5 percent containment. Santa Clarita Valley International Charter School (SCVi) in Castaic is closed as a result of the fire burning off...

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Interior secretary says Katahdin monument will create 'healthy forest,' recreation space

Interior secretary says Katahdin monument will create 'healthy forest,' recreation space

Local environmental organizations are anxious about what President Donald Trump's decision on national monuments in Utah means for Montana's public lands. Timber management is an issue, and we need to...

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Christine Keeler, model involved in Britain's biggest political sex scandal, has died

Christine Keeler, model involved in Britain's biggest political sex scandal, has died

Keeler had since slid into obscurity and and for years lived either at Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, or at a dingy flat in Chelsea. Front-page revelations that she was also having an affair with a Soviet...

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Impact assessment of Brexit on the United Kingdom 'don't exist'

Impact assessment of Brexit on the United Kingdom 'don't exist'

David Davis has been accused of "misleading parliament" over the Brexit impact studies, after he repeatedly denied any had been carried out. Davis repeatedly responded with "no" as Benn read out ...

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Illegal immigrant indicted on federal charges after San Francisco murder acquittal

Illegal immigrant indicted on federal charges after San Francisco murder acquittal

They intend to seek the dismissal after a sentencing hearing set for December 14. A federal grand jury issued an indictment on Tuesday against Jose Inez Garcia Zarate, the undocumented immigrant who...

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Dead baby found alive: Delhi govt probe panel faults Max Hospital

Dead baby found alive: Delhi govt probe panel faults Max Hospital

The boy's uncle Deepak said, "Yesterday, the doctors told us he was critical and around 12:30 p.m. today, they told us he was no more". According to The Hindustran Times , the boy's father, Ashi...

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Austria makes same-sex marriage legal

Austria makes same-sex marriage legal

The distinction between marriage and registered partnership cannot be maintained today without discriminating against same-sex couples", a translated statement from the court reads. The move brings ...

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Suspect dead, officer in hospital after shooting in Missouri

Suspect dead, officer in hospital after shooting in Missouri

But Jefferson County Sheriff's Capt. Gary Higginbotham says police were unaware that Klahs had a second gun that was apparently stolen from a vehicle. But when the O'Conner didn't come inside, officer...

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Foreign Trade Policy may focus on job creation, improving trade logistics

Foreign Trade Policy may focus on job creation, improving trade logistics

The increase in annual incentive by 34 per cent to Rs 8,450 crore will benefit leather, handicraft, carpets, sports goods, agriculture, marine, electronic components and project exports, the minister ...

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Johnny Hallyday, 'French Elvis', dies at 74 after cancer

Johnny Hallyday, 'French Elvis', dies at 74 after cancer

French singer Johnny Hallyday gestures as he performs on June 2, 2013 in Bordeaux. Celine Dion was among stars sharing condolences for a rocker with a famously gravelly voice who sold more than 10...

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Kremlin says Putin was not influenced by ex-Trump official Michael Flynn

Kremlin says Putin was not influenced by ex-Trump official Michael Flynn

McFarland told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in written comments that she "was not aware" of any communications between Flynn and the Russian ambassador - an assertion that appears to be co...

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Philippines' Duterte brings back police in his anti-drug war

Philippines' Duterte brings back police in his anti-drug war

Philippine police on Tuesday were ordered to rejoin the war on drugs, overturning President Duterte's decision two months ago to leave the campaign in the hands of the government's anti-drug agency. M...

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Vishal claims his paper accepted; EC says matter under process

Vishal claims his paper accepted; EC says matter under process

The niece of former Tamil Nadu chief minister, late J Jayalalithaa, Deepa Jayakumar, on Tuesday hinted towards a conspiracy behind rejection of her nomination for the RK Nagar by-polls, saying the rej...

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Senate Confirms Kirstjen Nielsen to Lead DHS

Kirstjen Nielsen was confirmed by the Senate to take over as Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. Nielsen also will be the only DHS secretary who has previously worked at the departme...

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US Forces Participate in Military Maneuvers in South Korea

US Forces Participate in Military Maneuvers in South Korea

Pacific Air Forces would not confirm the report , citing "operational security reasons". China's Air Force war gaming in the region involves surface-to-air missile forces, fighter jets and early warn...

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Plot to kill British Prime Minister Theresa May foiled

Plot to kill British Prime Minister Theresa May foiled

Naa'imur Zakariyah Rahman, 20, and Mohammed Aqib Imran, 21, were due in court on terror charges on Wednesday. British authorities arrested two men after they reportedly foiled a terrorist attack ...

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Obama: Curbing Climate Change Should Be 'Obsession For Us'

Obama: Curbing Climate Change Should Be 'Obsession For Us'

The U.S. won't technically back out until 2020 because of legal technicalities. "Ultimately the work is done on the ground", Obama said. Obama and Emanuel, Obama's first chief of staff, are pressing...

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Possible 'elements of genocide' in Myanmar: UN rights chief

Possible 'elements of genocide' in Myanmar: UN rights chief

The council's resolution broke little new ground other than calling for Zeid's office to report on Myanmar's cooperation with United Nations rights investigators. The Supreme Court on Tuesday posted ...

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