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Canada´s Trudeau calls Trump about steel tariffs

Canada´s Trudeau calls Trump about steel tariffs

Canada has threatened to retaliate if Trump goes ahead this week and imposes the tariffs. A number of Republican lawmakers, including House Speaker Paul Ryan, have expressed reservations about Tru...

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Modi's BJP wins India's northeast regional elections

When asked whether the party would then vote for Congress candidates to defeat BJP , the Tripura state secretary said: "I am saying the candidates who are capable of defeating the BJP". Two lawma...

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Trump steel tariffs a `troubling' sign for Canadian oil industry

Trump steel tariffs a `troubling' sign for Canadian oil industry

Trump has shrugged off the threat, boasting on Friday that " trade wars are good, and easy to win ". Trump has also said these sorts of threats could incentivise foreign companies to expand their US...

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Egypt, Saudi Arabia establish investment fund worth 16 bln United States dollars

Egypt, Saudi Arabia establish investment fund worth 16 bln United States dollars

Egyptian presidential spokesman Bassam Rady said that the fund is meant to boost new projects in Egypt, according to MENA. The young royal chose Egypt for his maiden worldwide tour since becoming ...

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Senators press Trump on guns

Senators press Trump on guns

Trump's tweets came only hours after he blindsided Republicans by advocating raising age limits for gun ownership, tightening background checks and seizing some weapons without due process. But Trump'...

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Lenin statue pulled down, arson violence reported

Lenin statue pulled down, arson violence reported

The BJP decimated the CPI-M in Tripura - one of the last remaining Left bastions, ousting the party from power after 25 long years. Meanwhile, The Indian Express reported that Section 144 had be...

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China to scrap cap on presidential, vice presidential terms today

China to scrap cap on presidential, vice presidential terms today

China will raise its defence budget by 8.1 per cent in 2018, up from last year's 7 per cent, as the communist country looks to shore up its military preparedness, according to a budget report submitte...

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Nicole Kidman Surprises Fans On Her Way to the Oscars

Nicole Kidman Surprises Fans On Her Way to the Oscars

Sandra Bullock hasn't made her way to the Oscars red carpet since 2014, when she was nominated for her role in Gravity . She came back with her own tequila but we drank it anyway", Bullock respond...

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Italy far-right claims coalition has 'right' to govern

That system had been dubbed the "second republic". European investors seemed to have factored in some uncertainty following the Italian election and the outcome didn't have a big impact on markets...

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Ahead of Texas primary, early signs of a 2018 Democratic surge

Ahead of Texas primary, early signs of a 2018 Democratic surge

GOP voting is up 16 percent from this point a year ago, and Democratic turnout has more than doubled. Democrats have more contested statewide races this year than Republicans, with nine candidates s...

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Saudi Crown Prince Salman to pay three-day visit to Egypt

Saudi Crown Prince Salman to pay three-day visit to Egypt

Egypt's top court on Saturday dismissed all outstanding legal challenges to a deal transferring two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, a day before a visit by its crown prince. Egyptian opponents of the...

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Trump business evicted from Panama luxury hotel

Trump business evicted from Panama luxury hotel

Donald Trump's hotel executives have been ousted by police officers from Panama's Trump Hotel, as officials stepped in to resolve a standoff between the U.S. For more than a week, Trump's hotel busin...

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GOP Sen. Cochran to resign citing health problems

GOP Sen. Cochran to resign citing health problems

Senate". Gov. Phil Bryant likely will appoint a replacement then call a special election for November 6, the day of the general election, to pick someone to serve out the remainder of his term. "And...

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ISIL Video Of Niger Attack Highlights US Troops' Vulnerability

ISIL Video Of Niger Attack Highlights US Troops' Vulnerability

The Islamic State just released a video that allegedly shows three US soldiers being attacked in Niger. Part of the video shows footage from a helmet camera reportedly worn by one of the soldier...

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No question of appointing new CM: Goa BJP chief

No question of appointing new CM: Goa BJP chief

On Thursday, Parrikar was discharged from Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), where he was admitted on February 25 after complaints of dehydration and blood pressure. The chief minister formed a ...

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China to increase 2018 defense budget by 8.1%

China to increase 2018 defense budget by 8.1%

Between January and November 2017, the value of trade between the two countries stood at $12.3billion, a 30 per cent increase compared to the same period in 2016. He pointed out that the budgetary all...

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Britain's May defends stance on post-Brexit financial services rules

Theresa May has said the British government is examining the operation of the US-Canadian border as it seeks a solution to the Northern Ireland border problem. "There are various elements of ensur...

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TRACKING: 50s Sunday, Winter Storm Watch Monday

TRACKING: 50s Sunday, Winter Storm Watch Monday

Morrin, who said people should keep an eye out for changes in the forecast. Will the next storm headed our way be a powerful, crippling nor'easter that dumps a foot of snow on our borough or will it...

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Eighty cases of alleged sex abuse uncovered after Oxfam scandal

Eighty cases of alleged sex abuse uncovered after Oxfam scandal

Officials said they did not know if any of the incidents involved children and refused to name the charities involved. The summit, attended by NGOs and charities, was organised as part of a process ...

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I'm Not Backing Down on Tariffs

I'm Not Backing Down on Tariffs

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has joined criticism of Donald Trump's plan to impose a 25% tariff on steel imports and 10% on aluminium. After all, they had learned their lessons from the glo...

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