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Rape inquiry dropped, WikiLeaks' Assange remains in embassy

Assange, 45, took refuge there to avoid extradition to Sweden amid fears that he would have been handed over to the United States to face prosecution over the publication of classified military and di...

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Syria says US airstrike killed several soldiers near Jordan

A USA official said on Thursday the attack near the town of At Tanf destroyed at least one tank and a bulldozer, while another official said they followed warning shots by United States aircraft m...

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Donald Trump Lands in Saudi Arabia on First Overseas Visit of Presidency

Mr Trump may be hoping it takes the heat off him back home and gives him the opportunity to put into practice his "America First" foreign policy. Stepping off Air Force One in sweltering heat with...

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Emmanuel Macron highlights fight against extremism on visit to west Africa

He also met European Council President Donald Tusk over lunch on Wednesday in Paris, saying he said to wanted to start working immediately on the overhaul of the bloc. In March, the three main jihadis...

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Embattled Trump starts foreign tour with Saudi arms deal

The Saudis announced they had reached preliminary agreements with US defense companies, industrial manufacturers and oil and gas companies following a Saudi-US CEO Forum in Riyadh that will help Sau...

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FG leadership contest: McFadden backs Coveney, Burke supports Varadkar

He added that he will "continue to carry out my duties and responsibilities as taoiseach" until his replacement. He did not disclose the reason for his resignation, but it had been expected. Nearly ...

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US President Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia

After spending much of Saturday meeting with King Salman and other members of the royal family, Trump was to end the day at a banquet dinner at the Murabba Palace. Trump remains popular in the Gulf, w...

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Young royals to attend Pippa's wedding

Mark's Church in Englefield, Berkshire. People magazine reports Pippa's gorgeous veil was designed by Stephen Jones, who used fine tulle and embroidered it with pearls. After the ceremony at St. M...

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Comey set to testify publicly about why Trump fired him

The President and his team have vigorously denied numerous mounting news reports and questioned others, while many Republicans have publicly taken a wait-and-see approach on whether they prove true....

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Trump says he's 'very close' to naming a new FBI director

The scene was reminiscent of Trump's very public search for a vice president and his transition period, when potential Cabinet picks were paraded through the lobby of Trump Tower in NY. However, Liebe...

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Former RJD MP Prabhunath Singh convicted in 1995 Ashok Singh murder case

Former RJD MP Prabhunath Singh convicted in 1995 Ashok Singh murder case

The court would pronounce the sentence on May 23. The court of 9th Additional District and Sessions Judge Surendra Sharma pronounced Prabhunath Singh and his brothers, Dinanath and Ritesh guilty yes...

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Blood tests to resume at NHS cyber attack hospitals from tomorrow

SHANGHAI-"Hundreds of thousands" of Chinese computers at almost 30,000 institutions including government agencies have been hit by the global ransomware attack, a leading Chinese security-software pro...

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Macron's first non-Europe trip focuses on fighting extremism

Macron's first non-Europe trip focuses on fighting extremism

The troops are part of Operation Barkhane, the counter-terror operation whose mission is to target jihadist groups operating in the Sahel region south of the Sahara. Even though the French operation h...

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Jeremy Corbyn: Conservatives creating a 'war between generations'

Mr Corbyn will say: "Where the Tories look to divide, Labour seeks to bring people together". Opinion polls suggest Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party is up to 20 percentage points ahea...

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Pelosi: Trump 'vulnerable personally' amid Russia probe

Pelosi's comments come hours after the Justice Department's announcement that it had assigned a special prosecutor to overlook the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into whether Russian Federation...

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Fired FBI Director Comey To Testify Publicly About Trump, Russia Probe

Fired FBI Director Comey To Testify Publicly About Trump, Russia Probe

The Times' report cited a document summarizing the meeting. The remarks will likely dampen Democratic accusations that Trump fired Comey because he wanted to stymie the FBI's investigation into ...

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Pippa Middleton marries James Matthews

The details of Miss Middleton's wedding gown have also been a tightly held secret, with the names of a number of designers being put forward by royal watchers, from Amanda Wakeley and Jenny Packham ...

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Jose Mourinho: This will be my Man United team against Crystal Palace

Jose Mourinho: This will be my Man United team against Crystal Palace

It has robbed the 35-year-old Swede of a possible United swansong and the chance to write the flawless script in his homeland when United face his old club Ajax in Stockholm, though Mourinho has rev...

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Car bombings in Baghdad kill 11 people

Car bombings in Baghdad kill 11 people

The announcement came despite ongoing battles in a handful of western Mosul neighborhoods that continue to force hundreds of civilians to flee each day. Basra, about 550 kilometres (340 miles) southea...

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Macron unveils his cabinet

The first cabinet meeting takes place Thursday at 10 am London time. In the presidential election's first round, Mr Macron had his lowest score of any electorate in New Caledonia, but in the run-off...

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