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Protesters wary, European Union triumphant over Macron victory

Macron, who was Hollande's economy minister from 2014 to 2016, joined his former mentor at a ceremony commemorating the Allied victory over the Nazis in World War II. Macron's victory has therefore pu...

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Trump warns Comey: Better hope there are no 'tapes' of talks

Trump warns Comey: Better hope there are no 'tapes' of talks

Soon after tweeting the threat to Comey, Trump invoked former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, who testified before the Senate earlier this week that he was not aware of any evidence d...

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Crushing loss for Labour points to big Tory majority in Commons

Crushing loss for Labour points to big Tory majority in Commons

But the results were widely seen as vindication both for her tough line on Brexit - threatening to walk away from talks with the remaining European Union if she can not get a good deal - as well as he...

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Nine protesters injured in Washington outside Turkish Embassy

Nine protesters injured in Washington outside Turkish Embassy

McCain said "this kind of thing can not go unresponded to diplomatically". He said police were examining video to identify those responsible. Previous year they got frisky with protesters and reporter...

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US Denies Visas to Gay Chechen Men Fleeing Persecution

US Denies Visas to Gay Chechen Men Fleeing Persecution

The violent and systematic persecution of the LGBT community in the Russian republic of Chechnya has received global attention since the existence of Chechen LGBT concentration camps was exposed in ea...

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Lawmakers demand swift action for Turkish Embassy violence

Turkey is ready to retaliate if it faces a threat from the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia and will not shirk from launching a military campaign if need be, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday. Diff...

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Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dies at age 52 in Detroit

Cornell had performed a concert with Soundgarden in Detroit that night. United States singer Chris Cornell , grunge rock pioneer and the former lead singer of Audioslave and Soundgarden, has di...

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Top Trump aide won't say if Western Wall is part of Israel

The Palestinians seek East Jerusalem as the capital of a future independent state. It considers the entire city to be its eternal capital and next week is set to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of...

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What now for President-elect Macron?

What now for President-elect Macron?

US President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter: "Congratulations to Emmanuel Macron on his big win today as the next President of France". - "On the Move" - political movement plans to field candidates ...

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Microsoft blames United States stockpiled vulnerability for ransomware attack

He had highlighted an incident at Papworth Hospital near Cambridge where a nurse clicked on a malicious link and malware infected her computer and started to encrypt sensitive files. Speaking after a ...

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New FBI chief: 4 in the running

Things got pretty testy Friday morning when Donald Trump threatened to end all daily White House press briefings because "it is not possible" for his staff to speak with "perfect accuracy" to the Amer...

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Donald Trump Speaks With NBC News's Lester Holt

Critics have assailed Trump for abruptly dismissing Comey just as the agency is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US election and possible Moscow ties to the Trump presidential campai...

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Volvo Cars to start vehicle assembly operations in India

Volvo Cars to start vehicle assembly operations in India

The first Volvo model, XC90 premium SUV, will be assembled this year in alliance with Volvo Group's (trucks and buses) existing infrastructure facility near Bengaluru, Karnataka this year. Volvo's d...

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Rolf Harris to be released from prison

Rolf Harris to be released from prison

Jurors had previously been told Harris had already been convicted and sentenced for other offences in 2014. The 87-year-old has been appearing in court via video link from Stafford Prison. The woman...

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EU lawmakers seek action over rights, rule of law in Hungary

EU lawmakers seek action over rights, rule of law in Hungary

Hungary must "reach an agreement with the U.S. authorities, making it possible for Central European University to remain in Budapest as a free institution", according to the resolution, which was pass...

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2 dead, 30 missing after Portuguese-era bridge collapses in Goa

2 dead, 30 missing after Portuguese-era bridge collapses in Goa

This incident took place around 6.30 pm this evening.Initial reports claimed that one dead body was recovered. The bridge was in a poor condition and people were allowed only to walk. "So far no cas...

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Cabinet clears proposal to build ten atomic reactors

Cabinet clears proposal to build ten atomic reactors

Another 6700 MW of nuclear power is expected to be added by 2021-22 when now under-construction projects go onstream in Rajasthan, Gujarat, and Tamil Nadu. The planned nuclear units will generate busi...

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Korean president talks to China, Japan

Korean president talks to China, Japan

Moon's spokesman said the presidents agree on the "common goal" of denuclearizing the Korean peninsula, and that Moon understands China's concerns about the U.S. He has said he would be prepared to go...

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Netanyahu first reaction: Abbas lied to Trump

Netanyahu first reaction: Abbas lied to Trump

Netanyahu accused the Palestinian Authority Chairman of lying to Trump: "I heard President Abbas yesterday say that they teach their children peace". President Abbas stressed the need for all partie...

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Ex-French PM Valls Wants to Be Majority Candidate at Legislative Election

Ex-French PM Valls Wants to Be Majority Candidate at Legislative Election

His party is changing its name to La Republique En Marche (Republic on the Move) as it prepares a list of candidates. Candidates from mainstream parties that alternated to govern the country in the ...

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