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Angela Merkel's party scores decisive win in Germany's most populous State

Angela Merkel's party scores decisive win in Germany's most populous State

Rival SPD sank to its worst ever result in the western State with only 30.5%, sharply down from the 39.1% it obtained in 2012. The Christian Democrats (CDU) want to seize upon anger among the 18 mil...

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Xi pledges $174 billion for Silk Road plan

The One Belt-One Road Initiative will connect the Asia, Africa and Europe. "India was openly sceptical of China's Belt and Road Forum (BRF) hours ahead of the opening of the event, mainly due to con...

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Iranian President Rouhani Challenges Hardliners 'Arrest me'

Iranian President Rouhani Challenges Hardliners 'Arrest me'

State television said Monday, May 15, 2017 that Qalibaf dropped out of the election and is now backing the candidacy of hard-liner Ebrahim Raisi, believed to be a favorite of Supreme Leader Ayatolla...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation chief tells Graham that Russian Federation is still involved in United States politics

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief tells Graham that Russian Federation is still involved in United States politics

Comey repeatedly rebuffed questions Wednesday about the ongoing FBI counterintelligence investigation into whether any of Trump's current or former aides cooperated with Russian intelligence agencies ...

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NHS cyber-attack: Patients asked to use services 'wisely'

United States package delivery giant FedEx, European vehicle factories, Spanish telecoms giant Telefonica , Britain's health service and Germany's Deutsche Bahn rail network were among those hit. "It...

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S. Korea's New President Heading for Friction with the US?

S. Korea's New President Heading for Friction with the US?

The short address-in which Moon pledged to be a president to all South Koreans, including those who didn't vote for him-drew a contrast with his scandal-dogged predecessor, the impeached Park Geun-hye...

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Trump weighs embassy move impact on Mideast peace: Tillerson

Fatah and Palestinian Liberation Organization officials have told CNN that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will attend an "Arab, Islamic, and American Conference" in Saudi Arabia next Sunday, an...

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North Korea claims U.S. tried to assassinate Kim Jong

North Korea claims U.S. tried to assassinate Kim Jong

The ministry claimed that the North Korean man had been "corrupted and bribed" by South Korean intelligence services while he was working in Russian Federation. " China's position on developing frien...

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Russia to restore Syria air coordination with US

CNN reported Syria has violated cease fire agreements in the past, most recently in December. The proposal calls for taking measures to reduce fighting in four designated areas of Syria where reb...

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Russian Federation relations at an

Russian Federation relations at an "all time low point": Tillerson

Lavrov met both Trump and United States counterpart Rex Tillerson in Washington, saying the US president was seeking "mutually beneficial" and "pragmatic" relations with Moscow. "Whether we can improv...

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Marriage of Muslim woman during 'iddat' not void: Delhi court

Marriage of Muslim woman during 'iddat' not void: Delhi court

At the outset of the hearing, the Attorney General urged the court to examine not just the validity of the triple talaq vis-a-vis the Constitution but also that of the Nikah Halal and polygamy. Wh...

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Japan, S. Korean defense ministers vow to work together on N. Korea

Security Council resolutions and a serious challenge to worldwide peace and security, according to senior presidential secretary Yoon Young-chan. South Korea's Defense Ministry said more analysis wa...

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EU's Donald Tusk pleads for 'mutual respect' in Brexit negotiations

EU's Donald Tusk pleads for 'mutual respect' in Brexit negotiations

On Wednesday the British prime minister had delivered an unexpected broadside against the EU, claiming the European commission and unnamed officials had been trying through various means to meddle in ...

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Jakarta Governor 'Ahok' Jailed for Blasphemy Over Viral Video

Jakarta Governor 'Ahok' Jailed for Blasphemy Over Viral Video

A police officer stands guard during a protest by supporters of Jakarta Gov. Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, who is popularly known as "Ahok", outside Cipinang Prison following his conviction of blasphemy o...

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China pledges $124 billion for new Silk Road as champion of globalisation

China pledges $124 billion for new Silk Road as champion of globalisation

Chinese President Xi Jinping , right, and Russian President Vladimir Putin wave as leaders pose for a family photo during the Belt and Road Forum at meeting's venue on Yanqi Lake just outside Beijin...

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Sacked AAP Minister Kapil Mishra Goes on Fast, Attacked at Site

Minister Kapil Mishra on Sunday stated that he will continue his " Satyagraha " until he does not get any answer about the detailed list of the visits made by the AAP ministers. Mr Mishra's supporte...

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un revisits island strike site

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un revisits island strike site

The North claimed that the CIA and IS - South Korea's Intelligence Service - "hatched a vicious plot" targeting Kim while he appeared in public in Pyongyang for ceremonial events. "(North Korea) wil...

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China Business Agreement on Natural Gas, Poultry and Beef Has Finalized

China Business Agreement on Natural Gas, Poultry and Beef Has Finalized

President Donald Trump announced a new trade deal with China Friday that means more beef exports. Ker Gibbs the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai chairman said the new measures were...

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With Merkel and PM, France's new president wastes no time

Hollande, meanwhile, went on Twitter to describe the "terrible ordeals" that marked his five-year term, from deadly attacks to Greece's debt crisis. Merkel and Macron want to kick-start ties with a...

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New FBI boss could be revealed next week

New FBI boss could be revealed next week

The consensus in some parts of the administration is that the best thing Trump can do to help himself would be to pick a strong replacement for Comey who can garner broad support in Congress. Speaking...

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