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Costa Concordia Captain Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison

Costa Concordia Captain Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison

Defense lawyer Saverio Senese called the ex-captain a scapegoat . The Costa Concordia was carrying more than 4,200 passengers and crew when it hit rocks off Italian island Giglio on a January night...

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China pledges Dollars 124 billion for Silk Road - 'project of the century'

Chinese officials pledged an extra $113 billion in funding for the project at a summit in Beijing over the last two days. "While India recently issued an official statement saying it would not be ...

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Putin undecided which song to play when he meets Trump

Putin undecided which song to play when he meets Trump

Russian President Vladimir Putin blamed the United States on Monday for developing the sophisticated hacking tools used a worldwide cyberattack, crippling computers including those used by Russian law...

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Is Syria Using A Crematorium To Dispose of Prisoners?

He also expressed doubts about a recent Russia-brokered deal to "de-escalate" the 6-year-old Syrian civil war, which bore Russia, Iran and Turkey as guarantors. The global community previously belie...

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Centre delaying appointment of two new ministers: Kejriwal

Centre delaying appointment of two new ministers: Kejriwal

Mishra in his tweet earlier today had alleged that Arvind Kejriwal, who entered politics with the promise of fighting corruption, has been caught into the circle of corruption himself. After his remov...

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Russia: US Welcomed Syria De-Escalation Zones Deal, Has All Information on Memorandum

The plan was agreed by Russia, Turkey, and Iran during Syria talks in Kazakhstan's capital, Astana, on Thursday, but sharply criticised by the Syrian opposition which rejected Iran's role as guarant...

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New round of Syria peace talks restart in Geneva

New round of Syria peace talks restart in Geneva

Challenged on the objective of the talks given the attitude of Assad, De Mistura claimed the Syrian president would not be sending an 18-strong delegation to Geneva led by his highly experienced amb...

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Global Cyberattack Call for 'Collective Action' - US Homeland Security Adviser

Senior security staff held another meeting in the White House Situation Room on Saturday, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation and National Security Agency were trying to identify the perpetrators ...

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State Department: Syria Using Crematorium to Hide Atrocities

Jones presented the evidence just a week after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met in Washington to discuss a wide range of bilateral issues, including th...

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Trump Warns Comey, Blasts Media, Asks 'When Does It End' on Russian Federation

The letter also sought "all documents, memoranda, analyses, emails, and other communications relating to the President decision to dismiss Director Comey ". But he also said, "In fact when I chose to...

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Trump sets his mind on tough meeting with Erdogan

Trump sets his mind on tough meeting with Erdogan

Not only politics, but business also ties the United States to Turkey. Turkey pointed out that Raqqa is a predominantly Arab city and its residents may not take kindly to being controlled by the pre...

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Scotland needs choice on independence at end of Brexit: Sturgeon

Scotland needs choice on independence at end of Brexit: Sturgeon

Electing SNP MPs is the only way Scotland will have a clear and powerful voice at Westminster". Previous year the Scottish Conservatives fought the Holyrood election on a pledge to bring back the ch...

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Trump details anti-abortion ban over US global health aid

Trump details anti-abortion ban over US global health aid

The Trump administration today released new anti-abortion rules - including a policy name change - that will apply to nearly $9 billion in global health funding, including a massive HIV/AIDS preventio...

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United Nations condemns North Korea new missile test

The missile travelled some 700km (435 miles), reaching an altitude of 2,000km and landing in the sea west of Japan. The rocket reached a height of 2,111km and hit its target 787km away, the news a...

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Germany's SPD lose power in home state as CDU surges under Merkel

Armin Laschet, top candidate of the Christian Democratic Union, reacts to the first exit polls after the regional state elections of North Rhine-Westphalia. "At the end, when we look to the judge, i...

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South Korea, US agree to hold summit in late June

Newly elected president Moon Jae-in has issued an executive order to shut down a number of aged coal-fired power plants in South Korea in a move to curb the fine dust problems that are plaguing the ...

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Chinese president talks with South Korean president by phone

Chinese president talks with South Korean president by phone

The liberal Mr Moon has hit the ground running since he won Tuesday's election, following the impeachment and arrest in March of his predecessor, the conservative Park Geun-hye, over a corruption scan...

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Israel fuming at US's concern over embassy move to Jerusalem

His itinerary will include a visit to the controversial Old City, which is controlled by the Israeli government against the wishes of the United Nations, which declared the Israeli presence there a ...

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Oil prices build on gains on expectation of extended crude supply cut

World oil prices jumped on Monday, with USA crude futures trading 3% firmer at more than $49 a barrel. Major producers have been forced to consider lengthening the cuts as crude futures have languis...

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Mike Huckabee Sucks and Other Notes About Cinco De Mayo

Mike Huckabee Sucks and Other Notes About Cinco De Mayo

On May 15,1862, a Mexican Army, although vastly outnumbered, repelled a foreign invasion. Today we acknowledge the lives lost and the conflicts in multiple countries, in which independence and freed...

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