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EU mulls expelling Russian diplomats

EU mulls expelling Russian diplomats

Putin, said that he "did not know what the heads of the European Union states agreed with" when they offered their support to Britain , as Russia was not given any information. The EU has recalled ...

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Dapchi Girls' Release Could Stir Up Religious Tensions in Nigeria

Dapchi Girls' Release Could Stir Up Religious Tensions in Nigeria

When Boko Haram returned the Dapchi girls on Wednesday, Leah's mother fainted when she realized her daughter was not among them. Freed girls and parents have said Sharibu is Christian and still ...

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New passport for post-Brexit Britain turns into French farce

New passport for post-Brexit Britain turns into French farce

In another detail likely to infuriate Brexiteers, the tender to produce the passports was across the European Union under single market rules. The British passport is to become blue after Brexit ...

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Britain's European Union partners agree guidelines for post-Brexit ties

Britain's European Union partners agree guidelines for post-Brexit ties

The document lays out the EU's approach on issues including future security, defense and foreign policy ties, as well as the outlines of a future trade deal. "This gives certainty to people and busi...

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Trump 'furious' over leak he ignored advice on Putin

Trump 'furious' over leak he ignored advice on Putin

The massive victory - Putin's best-ever electoral showing - will strengthen the president's hand as he ponders his choices for shaping Russia's political future beyond 2024: groom a dependable succe...

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Turn off your lights, celebrate Earth Hour

Turn off your lights, celebrate Earth Hour

According to the organisers, " Earth Hour shows how each of us can be heroes for our planet". Director General of WWF International, Marco Lambertini said: "Nature is in alarming decline". "Togethe...

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Craigslist takes down personal ads section after Congress passes sex trafficking bill

Craigslist takes down personal ads section after Congress passes sex trafficking bill

Craigslist issued a statement on Friday, saying "Any tool or service can be misused". "Hopefully we can bring them back someday". The Communications Decency Act was cited by Backpage to say that...

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Trump says he might veto spending bill over border wall funding, 'Dreamers'

Supporters of this bill, which will fund the government through the end of September, said it was the best possible outcome in the current partisan climate. The president again called for a line-item ...

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Afghanistan: 14 killed, 40 wounded in auto bomb explosion in Lashkargah City

Afghanistan: 14 killed, 40 wounded in auto bomb explosion in Lashkargah City

This is published unedited from the PTI feed . He said at least 14 people had been killed and at least 47 wounded. "Four of my family members were martyred and three others were wounded", a sobbin...

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Melania Trump recognises 10 women with global courage awards

Melania Trump recognises 10 women with global courage awards

That's because the celebrity real estate mogul ran for USA president and to many people's surprise - including, reportedly his wife's - he won. A day after Melania Trump acknowledged the fact ...

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Florida high school students head for gun control march

Florida high school students head for gun control march

It had been Valentine's Day, a day for bold declarations, a day when love typically wins. Last week, schools across the nation, including LMU, took 17 minutes of their time to "walkout" in respect...

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Arrest warrant issued for South Korea's former president Lee

Arrest warrant issued for South Korea's former president Lee

They requested the warrant on Monday, saying the allegations against him are grave and that the former president could destroy evidence. The prosecution is now preparing their plan for how they will i...

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Elgar, Amla steady Proteas at lunch after early wicket

Opener Dean Elgar batted through the innings for his 141 not out and Rabada hung around for 22 useful runs. Nevertheless the pair kept on exchanging words as they made their way up the stairs on eit...

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Moscow slams Boris Johnson for comparing Russia's World Cup to Nazi Olympics

Moscow slams Boris Johnson for comparing Russia's World Cup to Nazi Olympics

It comes as Kremlin representatives continue to provoke Britain over the Sergei Skripal poisoning - a day after the policeman caught up in the Salisbury attack was released from hospital . He also al...

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Trump talks with Turkish president amid tension in Syria

Trump talks with Turkish president amid tension in Syria

After prosecutors announced the charges against Erdogan's security agents, the Turkish president lambasted the decision and claimed it was evidence of a flawed justice system. - during "A Stand fo...

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Taiwan Monitors the Chinese Carrier's Passage after Xi Jinping's Harsh Speech

Taiwan Monitors the Chinese Carrier's Passage after Xi Jinping's Harsh Speech

Foreign ministry spokesperson Lu Kang urged the U.S.: "To correct its mistake, stop pursuing any official ties with Taiwan or improving its current relations with Taiwan in any substantive way". T...

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Austin police say bombing suspect recorded 25-minute confession

Austin police say bombing suspect recorded 25-minute confession

Early in the investigation into the Austin bombings , officials said they were considering whether some of the victims were targeted due to their race. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said on Wednesday that...

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Trump administration moves to ban 'bump stock' firearm attachments

Trump administration moves to ban 'bump stock' firearm attachments

Those decisions did not include extensive legal analysis relating to the definition of "machinegun.' Nonetheless, they indicated that semiautomatic firearms modified with these bump-stock-type devices...

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Apprentice contestant can sue Trump: judge

Apprentice contestant can sue Trump: judge

Zervos has said that Trump kissed her against her will when she visited him at Trump Tower in December 2007, after she had left his show, and that he kissed her, groped her breast and "began to pres...

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Spanish judge jails proposed Catalan leader hours ahead of planned inauguration

Spanish judge jails proposed Catalan leader hours ahead of planned inauguration

Spain's government has rejected a plan by separatists in Catalonia's regional parliament to elect prominent secessionist politician Jordi Turull as Catalan president. Ms Rovira, the head of the se...

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