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Canada needs Indigenous jurors

Canada needs Indigenous jurors

This was certainly not the intent of the Nation-to-Nation agreements which form the basis of Treaties, Canada's creation, the Constitution Act 1982 , nor is this an implementation of the United Nat...

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FC men martyred in Quetta firing

FC men martyred in Quetta firing

Pakistani officials say gunmen have shot dead four paramilitary soldiers in the southwestern city of Quetta in an ambush claimed by the Pakistani Taliban. However, experts are investigating the ev...

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Building fire near Sydney's Circular Quay

Building fire near Sydney's Circular Quay

The fire started at about 8.40am, when mesh surrounding scaffolding on the building, which is under construction, caught alight, causing materials to collapse onto the street below. Small explosions...

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Rahul expresses shock at killing of Youth Congress leader

Rahul expresses shock at killing of Youth Congress leader

Mattanur police have registered a case under IPC sections 341 (Punishment for wrongful restraint), 324 (Voluntarily causing hurt by unsafe weapons or means), 307 (Attempt to murder ), 302 r/w 34 and ...

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Legal action launched against Weinstein & Co by New York Attorney General

Legal action launched against Weinstein & Co by New York Attorney General

He also said there was no mention in the sale documents of a victims compensation fund, as had been agreed with the attorney general's office. Harvey Weinstein's board of directors were culpable i...

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Justin Kluivert mentions Tottenham when discussing future

Justin Kluivert mentions Tottenham when discussing future

The son of Dutch legend Patrick has shot to prominence following a stunning campaign with Ajax. Manchester United were linked with the teenager after he was pictured speaking with Jose Mourinho in...

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Oxfam deputy Penny Lawrence resigns over charity's prostitution scandal

Oxfam deputy Penny Lawrence resigns over charity's prostitution scandal

Oxfam says it investigated the allegations in 2011 and then fired four people and let three others resign after uncovering sexual misconduct, bullying, intimidation and failure to protect staff. "Ther...

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No Valentine's Day, celebrate Maha Shivratri instead: Lucknow University to students

No Valentine's Day, celebrate Maha Shivratri instead: Lucknow University to students

While the holiday has been declared in the name of Mahashivratri, the campus has been declared out of bounds for students threatening them with disciplinary action. Many students objected the advisory...

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Chandrababu Naidu is richest CM, Pinarayi not too far behind

Chandrababu Naidu is richest CM, Pinarayi not too far behind

Giving him company in this exclusive club, are the chief ministers of Arunachal Pradesh Pema Khandu, whose assets are worth Rs 129 crore, and Punjab CM, Amarinder Singh, who has Rs 48 crore to his nam...

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to visit India

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to visit India

This is the "return" visit of Rouhani after Modi made a historic visit to Iran in May 2016, making it the first visit of an Indian prime minister to Iran after 15 years. Speaking at the commemoratio...

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In Iceland, bitcoin mining will soon use more energy than its residents

In Iceland, bitcoin mining will soon use more energy than its residents

The value of bitcoin may have stumbled in recent months, but in Iceland it has so far only known only one direction: upward. According to Sigurbergsson, bitcoin mining in Iceland annually consumes...

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Valentine's Day: Moral police harass couples to mark protest

Valentine's Day: Moral police harass couples to mark protest

Members of Bajrang Dal were detained by police for harassing couples at Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad on Valentine's day. About 30 activists gathered at around 11 am and raised slogans again...

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USA pledges RM5 billion in annual aid to Jordan

USA pledges RM5 billion in annual aid to Jordan

Jordan backed the resolution. On Wednesday, Tillerson paid homage to Jordan's role in promoting regional stability, especially by opening its doors to refugees from the crisis in nearby Syria. Uber ...

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3-year-old killed when drunk driver hits ambulance

3-year-old killed when drunk driver hits ambulance

The boy had been in stable condition before the crash north of downtown Winston-Salem but emerged from the wreck with life-threatening injuries, Newnum said. The driver of the vehicle that hit the amb...

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Fans go insane for lovely Russian curler at Olympics

Fans go insane for lovely Russian curler at Olympics

The gold and silver medals will be decided in the upcoming match between Canada and Switzerland. Eight national teams competed in the mixed doubles curling round robin in the first stage to secure t...

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Cuomo unveils amendment to payroll tax proposal in executive budget

Cuomo unveils amendment to payroll tax proposal in executive budget

The D.C. deal is bad for those proposing a state tax increase on wealthy households who got a federal tax cut. A proposal to impose a payroll tax on employers, still legally deductible on federal ta...

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BBB, law enforcement warn of online romance scams

BBB, law enforcement warn of online romance scams

Romance scammers use dating websites , apps and social media. It can happen to anybody who is gay or straight. "I think the other big red flag is that you're never able to meet with them, there's alw...

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French players cleared after sexual assault report

French players cleared after sexual assault report

Members of the France rugby union squad are questioned by police as "potential witnesses" in a sexual assault case. "Through this inappropriate behaviour they did not respect their status as world...

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Jennifer Garner helps sell Girl Scout cookies for her daughters troop

Jennifer Garner helps sell Girl Scout cookies for her daughters troop

A Girl Scout sells cookies to a customer. "[I was] so distressed to find out that some people do not have access to Girl Scouts or Girl Scout Cookies". Why? "We own nine properties statewide, ...

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Indict Netanyahu on charges of bribery, breach of public trust: Israeli police

Indict Netanyahu on charges of bribery, breach of public trust: Israeli police

Case 1000 centers on suspicions that Netanyahu received gifts such as expensive champagne and cigars from wealthy businessmen including film producer Arnon Milchan and Australian casino mogul Jam...

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