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Canadian PM Justin Trudeau meets Taoiseach in Dublin

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau meets Taoiseach in Dublin

The Taoiseach wore Canada-themed Mounties and maple leaf print socks, a nod to Trudeau's own passion for interesting socks . The Canadian prime minister will attend a business lunch and visit starv...

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Omar Khadr payment, apology is 'odious,' Conservatives say

Omar Khadr payment, apology is 'odious,' Conservatives say

Khadr was injured and captured in a 2002 firefight in Afghanistan, accused of throwing a grenade that killed American Sgt. Christopher Speer. Omar Khadr's lawyers had argued in the case that "Ca...

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IOM calls for more solidarity among European Union members in assist Mediterranean migrants

IOM calls for more solidarity among European Union members in assist Mediterranean migrants

He said the Commission proposals, to be discussed by European Union ministers in Estonia's capital Tallinn on Thursday, were meant to reduce the pressure on Italy which has accepted some 85,000 of the...

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Mamata Banerjee moving closer to CPI-M, claim Tripura TMC legislators

Mamata Banerjee moving closer to CPI-M, claim Tripura TMC legislators

She visited Hyderabad on Monday as part of her campaign. Party sources said, Mr Kovind will interact with the leader of legislature party of TRS , YSR Congress and TDP. While wishing the peop...

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Ruckus in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly over passage to GST Bill

Ruckus in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly over passage to GST Bill

Meanwhile, mediapersons entered the press gallery of the state assembly after Speaker Kavinder Gupta and senior PDP minister Abdul Rehman Veeri assured them that no curbs would be imposed on live repo...

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Pacers reportedly sign Darren Collison to help fill Paul George's shoes

Pacers reportedly sign Darren Collison to help fill Paul George's shoes

Collison's deal is worth $20 million according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. Durant's new contract calls for about $25 million in the first year with a player option for the second season, a person...

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DIPLOMATIC ROW: Arab states give Qatar additional 48 hours to accept demands

The official response of the Qatar government has been delivered by its Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani. Gabriel is set to visit Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates...

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Juncker to EP: you're ridiculous

Juncker to EP: you're ridiculous

Though the European Parliament has increased its clout over the past years after earning a bigger say in a host of issues, it is often still perceived as an easy job for politicians without a big nati...

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Man Released After Allegedly Shooting, Killing Son

Man Released After Allegedly Shooting, Killing Son

Douglas Douglas County Sheriff spokeswoman Lauren Lekander tells PEOPLE Huner has been released from custody after posting $50,000 bond. Huner also reportedly told the emergency dispatcher that he...

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Vehicle crashes into pool after 'driver hits wrong pedal'

Vehicle crashes into pool after 'driver hits wrong pedal'

At the time. the pool was not open and no one was swimming. He said the woman seemed a little dazed and was upset. "I jumped in through the window and she was stuck". She hit another vehicle, causin...

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Venus Williams just broke a major Wimbledon rule

Venus Williams just broke a major Wimbledon rule

Amid the auto accident which had involved Williams, the tennis superstar had her first-round of victory in Wimbledon and it was her first match following the incident which happened in Florida . ...

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AirAsia X A330 diverted after suspected birdstrike

AirAsia X A330 diverted after suspected birdstrike

AirAsia passengers feared for their lives after hearing loud bangs and seeing sparks fly from the engine of their Kuala Lumpur-bound flight during a suspected bird strike. AirAsia X in a statement aft...

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Fireworks responsible for hundreds of injuries over holiday

Fireworks responsible for hundreds of injuries over holiday

However, Pray says although the county has received a good amount of rainfall, there is still plenty of dry grass in the area and urges residents to take extra precautions if they light fireworks . I...

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Floods in southern China leave at least dozens dead

Floods in southern China leave at least dozens dead

The river is more than 3 meters above the official warning level. Nine people have been confirmed dead, and 19 others are injured after a rain-triggered mudslide swept through part of a village in c...

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Qatar crisis: Under-pressure Doha says to boost gas production 30%

Qatar crisis: Under-pressure Doha says to boost gas production 30%

In relation to the gas output hike, Al-Kaabi said Qatar wanted the increase to form part of a joint venture with worldwide companies. " Last April, we announced our intention to develop a new gas pr...

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SC asks Govt to consider giving window to deposit old notes

SC asks Govt to consider giving window to deposit old notes

The apex court has given two weeks time to the Centre and Reserve Bank of India (RBI ) to decide on giving more time to people with genuine reasons to deposit the now out of use Rs 1000, 500 notes....

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Philippine gov't considers whether to lift martial law in Mindanao

Philippine gov't considers whether to lift martial law in Mindanao

Te. This exceptional measure was enacted throughout the Mindanao region on May 23 , a few hours after jihadists hoisted the flag of the EI on many quarters of Marawi, a Muslim city in a country wit...

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Backed Syrian fighters breach Old City of Raqqa, officials say

Backed Syrian fighters breach Old City of Raqqa, officials say

Advancing on Raqqa, the de-facto capital of ISIL since they seized it in July 2014, is a symbolic development in the coordinated fight against the group in Syria and Iraq. The US-backed forces have be...

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19-year-old gets life over plot to bomb Elton concert

19-year-old gets life over plot to bomb Elton concert

Haroon Ali Syed, 19, was jailed for a minimum term of 16 and a half years after researching targets including Sir Elton's concert in Hyde Park on September 11 last year. Syed was indoctrinated by Al-M...

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Fifth round of Syrian talks kicks off in Astana

Fifth round of Syrian talks kicks off in Astana

A rebel fighter walks past damaged buildings in a rebel-held part of the southern city of Deraa, Syria June 22, 2017. The Syrian government forces stressed that violations of the ceasefire will be m...

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