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Election 2017: Five key things about the Question Time special

A failure to win the June 8 election with a large majority would weaken May just as Brexit talks are due to begin while the loss of her majority would pitch British politics into turmoil. "There isn't...

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Egypt Coptic Christians: IS claims attack

Egypt Coptic Christians: IS claims attack

Egyptian security and medical officials say the death toll in the shooting by masked gunmen of a bus carrying Christians, many of them children, on their way to a remote desert monastery has risen to ...

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Highlights from the testimony of Bill Cosby's chief accuser

Highlights from the testimony of Bill Cosby's chief accuser

The woman Bill Cosby is charged with drugging and molesting returns to the witness stand on Wednesday, and the comedian's lawyer suggested she will turn up the heat. Miller, who represented William ...

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PM May Backs President Trump Visit Despite

PM May Backs President Trump Visit Despite "Wrong" Criticism Of Mayor

The president criticized Khan for comments he made after the rampage on the London Bridge reassuring citizens not to be "alarmed" when they see an increased police presence on the city's streets. In...

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Sessions offered to quit during exchange with Trump

Sessions offered to quit during exchange with Trump

But Trump seems undeterred about critics of his Twitter remarks. It's a position that Speaker of the House Paul Ryan has aligned himself with, too, in the past, while declining to "to comment on t...

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Security services to review terror operations amid questions on London attackers

British police said Zaghba had not been a subject of interest for them or the domestic intelligence agency MI5 before he and two others launched their attack.They rammed a van into pedestrians on L...

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Oil dips on glut concerns, but Mideast tension supports

Oil dips on glut concerns, but Mideast tension supports

The spotlight now turns to official EIA inventory figures. However, the inability of crude prices to stick with earlier gains underscores market concerns over the unrelenting glut and the strong...

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Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150

Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150

Representatives from 25 countries and alliances, including the U.S., Russia, China, India, Pakistan, NATO and European Union are at the Kabul Initiative Peace and Security Cooperation conference tha...

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Trump claims credit for Qatar isolation

U.S. President Donald Trump took sides in a deep rift in the Arab world on Tuesday, praising Middle East countries' actions against American ally Qatar over Islamist militants even though the tiny...

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Myanmar military plane with 104 aboard goes missing

An airport source said the plane was carrying 105 passengers and 11 crew when it took off. Myeik, also known as Mergui, is a city in southeastern Myanmar on the Andaman coast. Two air force aircraft...

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Putin speaks about showering with gay man on submarine

Putin speaks about showering with gay man on submarine

The exchange was part of a preview of " The Putin Interviews ", a Showtime documentary directed by Stone that will be aired next week. Describing NATO an an instrument of American foreign policy, ...

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Iran says at least 12 killed in Tehran terror attacks

Iran says at least 12 killed in Tehran terror attacks

An Associated Press reporter saw security forces, some uniformed and others in plainclothes, around the large and ornate shrine. Interior Minister Rahmani Fazli has issued an order for holding an ex...

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17th arrest made in Manchester terror attack

Police have arrested 18 people in connection with the investigation but seven have since been released without charge. Six other people had been arrested but were released without charge. According ...

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Presidential election on July 17, counting on July 20: Election Commission

Presidential election on July 17, counting on July 20: Election Commission

The counting of votes will take place on July 20 in New Delhi where all the ballot boxes will be brought. The nominated members of either Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha or Legislative Assemblies of t...

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Kuwait seeks to mediate Arab crisis over Qatar

Kuwait seeks to mediate Arab crisis over Qatar

Trump told Salman that a united Gulf Cooperation Council is "critical to defeating terrorism and promoting regional stability", according to a White House readout of the conversation. Ordinary Qataris...

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Twin attacks on Iran parliament, Khomeini shrine, 1 dead

Twin attacks on Iran parliament, Khomeini shrine, 1 dead

The attacks began when assailants armed with Kalashnikov rifles stormed the parliament building, starting a three-hour siege during which one of the attackers blew himself up inside while a session wa...

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Trump signs waiver keeping U.S. embassy in Israel in Tel Aviv

Congress passed a law in 1995 requiring the U.S.to move its embassy to Jerusalem, the Israeli leader at the time, Yitzhak Rabin, was said to be hesitant. The decision is an "important positive step" t...

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Touts selling Manchester benefit concert tickets for hundreds online

Touts selling Manchester benefit concert tickets for hundreds online

The free tickets were set aside for those who attended the Ariana Grande concert on 22 May, where 22 people died following a suicide bombing . Tickets for the concert sold out in minutes, with ev...

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Iran interior ministry holds urgent meeting following terror attacks

Iran interior ministry holds urgent meeting following terror attacks

Attackers raided Iran's parliament and set off a suicide bomb at the Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini in Tehran on Wednesday, killing up to seven people in a twin assault at the heart of the Islami...

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US President Donald Trump claims credit for Qatar isolation

He said this will be the beginning of the end to the horror of terrorism. While the United States military has said it wouldn't change its posture at Qatar's Al-Udeid Air Base, Trump made a series o...

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