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North Korea 'only months' from United States strike - diplomat

North Korea 'only months' from United States strike - diplomat

The lawmakers expressed their anxiety over reports that the White House is considering a preemptive military strike against North Korea, and additionally questioned the administration's decision not...

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India Will Meet One Pakistani Bullet With Countless Bullets, Says Rajnath Singh

India Will Meet One Pakistani Bullet With Countless Bullets, Says Rajnath Singh

We want to live in peace and harmony with our all neighbours. "Kisi ne maa ka doodh nahi piya jo Kashmir ko Bharat se alag kar de. But most unfortunately, Pakistan is trying to tear down Jammu a...

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Military Helicopter Crashes in Residential Area in South Japan

Military Helicopter Crashes in Residential Area in South Japan

Its head teacher said no pupils had been injured. The helicopter crashed near the Chiyoda Chubu Elementary School in Kanzaki city at around 4.45 p.m., reports Xinhua news agency. Japan's Ministry o...

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100 years of women's suffrage: How one group changed British history

100 years of women's suffrage: How one group changed British history

To commemorate today's 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in Britain, Amnesty and this newspaper are calling upon readers to nominate the incredible women who are working to make a real differe...

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Speech by South Africa's president postponed

Speech by South Africa's president postponed

Opposition parties were also applying pressure, with the DA and EFF having requested speaker of parliament Baleka Mbete to postpone the Sona in order to allow a motion of no confidence in Zuma first. ...

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United Nations study finds Sri Lankan children going online without supervision

United Nations study finds Sri Lankan children going online without supervision

The news comes as part of Safer Internet Day , with the network offering specialist online safety to 600 stores up and down the country. CyberSafe Ireland found that a third of kids who don't t...

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Global stock markets tumble after Wall Street battering

Global stock markets tumble after Wall Street battering

The broader S&P 500 index fell by a slightly more modest 4.1%, while the Nasdaq was off 3.8%. Technology index Nasdaq dropped with 3.78% to 6,967.53 points . The shocking slump started on Fri...

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Broadcom to up its bid for Qualcomm

Broadcom to up its bid for Qualcomm

Qualcomm's chips are in iPhones, Android smartphones and new "always-on" Windows laptops. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission last month made a second request for information on Broadcom's bid. The...

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Pile-up crash in Rolla closes I-44

Pile-up crash in Rolla closes I-44

MSHP says that the actual number of crashes was likely much higher because the 348 figure only included counties with in Troop D, which does not include Rolla. Several crashes from slick roads. A wa...

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Israel Legalizes Outpost in Response to Recent Murder

Israel Legalizes Outpost in Response to Recent Murder

In January, Rabbi , 35, was killed in a drive-by shooting near his home in the unauthorized settlement outpost near the West Bank city of Nablus. Israeli forces shot dead Ahmed Nasser Jarrar ea...

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Larry Nassar receives final criminal sentence, a 40- to 125-year term

Larry Nassar receives final criminal sentence, a 40- to 125-year term

Among those keeping an eye on the sentencing of the former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor was an Indianapolis resident who said Nassar treated him throughout high school. Fo...

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Major pileup closes I-35 in Iowa

Major pileup closes I-35 in Iowa

At least 20 vehicles were involved in a pileup crash in the southbound lanes of I-35 around 12:30 p.m., but now authorities have closed down the northbound lanes to allow emergency vehicles access t...

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Iraq says United States downsizes troops in Iraq after IS defeat

Iraq says United States downsizes troops in Iraq after IS defeat

Not that we're likely to be told about it. "We'll continue our presence as long as the Iraqis ask us to". The entire narrative of ISIS having been defeated might not be something the Pentagon wa...

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US, Russia Face Deadline for Nuclear Arsenal Reduction

US, Russia Face Deadline for Nuclear Arsenal Reduction

U.S. State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said there is good news to report on deadline day, which is also the eighth anniversary of the new Start treaty taking effect. Bush administration. "T...

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Cavs Willing To Trade Nets' Pick For Player On 'Short List'

Cavs Willing To Trade Nets' Pick For Player On 'Short List'

At least until Love returns (and possibly after), it remains a very realistic possibility that the LeBron James-led squad struggles. "I think the Cavs are really weighing how much, if at all, do we ...

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Ivory trade investigator Esmond Bradley-Martin murdered in Kenya

Ivory trade investigator Esmond Bradley-Martin murdered in Kenya

He had spent decades working undercover in Africa and Asia to undermine the black markets in ivory and rhino horn. According to the BBC , Martin was killed while writing up his findings from a rece...

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Hong Kong democracy activists win against jail sentences

Hong Kong democracy activists win against jail sentences

Before that, a magistrate's court had judged the activists should serve community service for a charge of "unlawful assembly" after they and others stormed into a fenced-off area in front of governmen...

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Syria Deploys New Air Defenses in Idlib, Aleppo

Syria Deploys New Air Defenses in Idlib, Aleppo

Five other Turkish soldiers were slightly injured in the same mortar attack. Turkey is one of the peace-guarantor states in Syria. The Russian military has asked Turkey to help recover the debris ...

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Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam refuses to reappear in court

Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam refuses to reappear in court

The trial is scheduled to last four days, during which Abdeslam will be transferred between the Belgian and French capitals every night. "I came", said Abdeslam, who has been in prison near Paris aw...

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Misleading 'tsunami warning' alert sent out to parts of east coast

Misleading 'tsunami warning' alert sent out to parts of east coast

The National Weather Service Tsunami Warning this morning was a TEST. "Again, there are no tsunami warnings in effect". 904AM: A Tsunami Warning was mistakenly sent by an app. blue skies and no ch...

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