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US Bans Haiti, Belize and Samoa from Temporary Visas

US Bans Haiti, Belize and Samoa from Temporary Visas

It cited what it said were "high levels of fraud and abuse" by Haitians with the visas, and a "high rate of overstaying the terms" of their visas. " Samoa is now listed as "At Risk of Non-Complia...

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8-year-old boy killed in crossfire between UP Police And criminals

8-year-old boy killed in crossfire between UP Police And criminals

The boy was playing outside his home when the incident happened. The police laid a cordon and issued a warning for the accused to surrender. The villagers also said that the police started firing at...

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With a shutdown days away, Congress looks to regroup

With a shutdown days away, Congress looks to regroup

It would also reauthorize a children's health insurance program for six years - a provision added to woo Democrats. Democrats have generally support previous stopgap measures, but Schumer said Wedne...

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Take the cognitive test that President Trump passed during his physical

Take the cognitive test that President Trump passed during his physical

Jackson pronounced Obama to be in " excellent " - even "improved" - health. Trump is considered overweight and borderline obese at 6 feet 3 inches (1.9 metres) tall and 239 pounds (108 kg). Trump ev...

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Stamp duty cut fails to boost flagging housing market

Stamp duty cut fails to boost flagging housing market

The latest residential market survey from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and Ulster Bank indicates that while the United Kingdom market showed a lack of momentum in December, Nor...

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Supreme Court Clears State Ban, Padmavat to be released on Jan 25

Supreme Court Clears State Ban, Padmavat to be released on Jan 25

Chief Justice Dipak Misra has reportedly agreed to hear the plea today. Despite the changes and a disclaimer that the film is fictional, Producers of Padmaavat approached the apex court, seeking to ...

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TransCanada pushes forward with Keystone XL pipeline

TransCanada pushes forward with Keystone XL pipeline

The government said it is backing Keystone XL - which will connect Alberta's oilsands with refineries on the United States Gulf Coast - to help ensure the pipeline goes ahead and to help ease the diff...

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Ex-Trump strategist to meet House on Russian Federation meddling in election

Ex-Trump strategist to meet House on Russian Federation meddling in election

Two other Trump associates, White House Deputy Chief of Staff Rick Dearborn, and former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, were due to appear before the House panel behind closed doors on Wednesday...

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Fact check: Trump claims government shutdown would hurt military

Fact check: Trump claims government shutdown would hurt military

If a temporary "continuing resolution" to keep the government operating results, it would be the fourth such measure since the 2018 federal fiscal year began on October 1, a sign of Washington's ser...

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Clark calls for Carillion directors probe to be fast-tracked

Clark calls for Carillion directors probe to be fast-tracked

Signs at a Carillion construction site in Liverpool, northwest England, were defaced with messages including " pay the wages " and "bust". 'The liquidation of Carillion will affect thousands of ...

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India reiterates status quo not altered at Doklam

India reiterates status quo not altered at Doklam

Global Times was mentioning to Rawat's remarks since last week when he lauded India needs to move military focus to the border with China . "As far as Doklam is concerned, PLA (People's Liberation...

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No case against Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan PM

No case against Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan PM

The United States went ahead and froze $ 255 million military aid, claiming that Pakistan is sheltering terrorists. Talking to Pakistan Today Editor Arif Nizami on his news programme on Channel 92, ...

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HHS is expected to unveil 'conscience protections' for health care workers

HHS is expected to unveil 'conscience protections' for health care workers

According to an invitation to the event provided to BuzzFeed News, the division will specialize "in enforcement of and compliance with laws that protect conscience and free exercise of religion, and ...

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Tests Show Tiny PC Performance Hit From Meltdown, Spectre Fix

Tests Show Tiny PC Performance Hit From Meltdown, Spectre Fix

The company promises to continue pushing out beta microcode updates to its customers as it works toward finding and resolving the core issue. McNerney, a member of the House Energy and Commerce Co...

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Air traffic, train services halted as storm rages across the Netherlands

A driver was killed when a tree collapsed onto her vehicle south of Brussels early Thursday and some were injured by flying debris in the rest of Belgium as the storm picked up in intensity during t...

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Pope Francis marries couple on Chile flight

Pope Francis marries couple on Chile flight

The bride had walked down the aisle countless times before, usually pushing a trolley of drinks or reheated food. But that's what happened Thursday morning when Pope Francis married two flight atten...

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US Marshal Killed, Officers Wounded Duing Harrisburg Shootout

US Marshal Killed, Officers Wounded Duing Harrisburg Shootout

According to police, multiple officers were serving a warrant shortly after 6 a.m. that resulted in the use of force and gunfire. HARRISBURG - The Dauphin County district attorney has confirmed that...

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Brexit: EU chief suggests United Kingdom should rejoin EU using Article 49

Brexit: EU chief suggests United Kingdom should rejoin EU using Article 49

Juncker's comments come just a day after European Council president Donald Tusk told Britain:'Our hearts are still open to you'. Brexit is "lose-lose situation" and a " catastrophe that we all ha...

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Program to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'

Program to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'

Trump also said in the meeting that he would prefer immigrants from countries like Norway instead. And with the prospects of a shutdown , the White House is already kicking a preemptive blame game...

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Potential government shutdown looms

Potential government shutdown looms

As a stop-gap measure, the proposed short-term spending bill will fund the USA federal government through February 16. "I know what happened". This is now a high-stakes game of chicken between two p...

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