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Kunduli row: Odisha bandh observed across state capital, hits normal life

Kunduli row: Odisha bandh observed across state capital, hits normal life

Schools and colleges will be remaining closed for the safety of students in view of the shutdown and elaborate security arrangements have also been made, said police. Hundreds of BJP workers including...

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Egypt military arrests presidential hopeful and ex-general Sami Anan

Egypt military arrests presidential hopeful and ex-general Sami Anan

Anan said on Saturday that he would submit his presidential candidacy papers "once I finish some procedures that I have to do as a former military chief of staff according to the military laws and reg...

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ASEAN leaders arriving in Delhi — ASEAN commemorative Summit

ASEAN leaders arriving in Delhi — ASEAN commemorative Summit

The Minister also expressed hope of deeper trade and investment relations between India and ASEAN countries. "For the official visit, Samdech Techo Hun Sen will hold bilateral talks with Indian Pri...

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Turkey urges US to stop backing Kurdish YPG

Turkey urges US to stop backing Kurdish YPG

The offensive has strained relations between Washington and Ankara, two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies. One Turkish soldier has been killed in the operation in Syria while cross-border ...

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Congress just set up another government shutdown deadline

Congress just set up another government shutdown deadline

Bloomberg's Erik Wasson and Steven T. Dennis reported Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic leader Chuck Schumer will meet on a set of options to end the government shutdown that...

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NAFTA talks seen ending happily, despite growls from Trump

NAFTA talks seen ending happily, despite growls from Trump

President Donald Trump's administration scraps the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) between Canada, the United States and Mexico. China is not included in the TPP, as the pact w...

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North Korea, US clash over nukes at disarmament forum in Geneva

North Korea, US clash over nukes at disarmament forum in Geneva

Han also said his country is a "responsible nuclear power" and would not use such weapons unless provoked. "That is not one, not a showpiece, not something to drive on a parade ground on 8 February [a...

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Trump to Invite Macron to First Official State Visit of Presidency

Trump to Invite Macron to First Official State Visit of Presidency

While Macron appears to be going up in Trump's estimation, May and the United Kingdom seem to be going down, even though she was the first world leader to visit the president after his election victo...

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FBI Chief of Staff Is Leaving 'On His Own Terms'

FBI Chief of Staff Is Leaving 'On His Own Terms'

Trump's blistering attacks on the FBI have proven a tough challenge for Wray in his first months on the job as he tries to make changes while maintaining public confidence and restoring bureau moral...

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Driver who targeted London mosque was angered by Islamist attacks,

Driver who targeted London mosque was angered by Islamist attacks,

The man accused of trying to kill Muslims by driving into a Finsbury Park mosque was "brainwashed" by a TV drama about the Rochdale grooming scandal, a court heard. The drama is based on the crimes co...

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Tillerson Says Russia Is Responsible for Syrian Chemical Use

Tillerson Says Russia Is Responsible for Syrian Chemical Use

Haley, on Tuesday accused Syria's government of having carried out a chlorine gas attack on civilians in a rebel enclave and rebuked Russian Federation for what she called its failure to stop such...

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US Senate Passes Measure to Reopen Government Through February 8

That's where the measure hit a snafu late Friday night, triggering the stalemate. Senator John Thune, the chamber's No. 3 Republican, said it's unlikely Congress will be able to pass a final spending ...

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United Kingdom will leave the EU customs union- PM May's spokesman

United Kingdom will leave the EU customs union- PM May's spokesman

They believe this will harden views among MPs and pile pressure on Mrs May - who has no overall Tory majority - to soften her Brexit strategy. Brussels also said this morning it is still hoping to...

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Jeff Sessions Grilled by Robert Mueller in Russia Probe

Sessions recused himself from the Russia investigation in early March after acknowledging that he had had two previously undisclosed encounters with the Russian ambassador during Trump's 2016 presid...

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Severe thunderstorms possible Monday in New Orleans, North Shore

According to the Storm Prediction Center, much of western and part of Central Arkansas are under a slight risk for severe storms. This week will be slightly warmer than Charlotte's historical averag...

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India makes massive security arrangements for Republic Day celebrations

India makes massive security arrangements for Republic Day celebrations

In a first, the Republic Day celebrations will have 10 chief guests. Earlier, Sitharaman awarded the "Raksha Mantri Padak" and commendation cards to the winning cadets at an investiture ceremony h...

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School shooting reported in Benton, Kentucky; Injuries reported

School shooting reported in Benton, Kentucky; Injuries reported

Police have not named the 16-year-old suspect. The station reports there is a heavy police presence and multiple ambulances on the scene. "In a small town, the school district is the center of wha...

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President Trump signs spending bill, ending government shutdown

President Trump signs spending bill, ending government shutdown

President Donald Trump says he is pleased that congressional Democrats "have come to their senses" and abandoned their filibuster that shut down the federal government . But Senate leader...

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Operation Olive Branch: US Defense Secretary calls for Turkish 'restraint' in Syria

Operation Olive Branch: US Defense Secretary calls for Turkish 'restraint' in Syria

After the USA announced , and then walked back, plans to create a 30,000 strong border policing force comprised of the Kurdish and other fighters, Turkey quickly said it would fight against the Ku...

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Elise Mertens vs Elina Svitolina

Elise Mertens vs Elina Svitolina

Wozniacki, who can return to the No. 1 ranking with her first Grand Slam singles title, plays Elise Mertens in the semifinals. Martic took a medical timeout to receive treatment from a trainer for...

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