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US successfully destroys mock ICBM, calls it a milestone programme

The interceptor struck the simulated ICBM, launched from a test range on Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific, as it traveled outside the Earth's atmosphere. The Pentagon has other elements of missile d...

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Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 64, wounds scores

A auto bomb attack is presumed but there is no data that it was specifically targeted at the Bulgarian mission.Deputy Foreign Minister Georg Georgiev said the material damage included broken windows a...

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Tobacco Kills 7 Million a Year

Margaret Chan said. As the world observes World No Tobacco Day on Wednesday , Kurdish health officials plan to restrict cigarette availability to minors and raise existing tobacco taxes to ...

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Authorities: 19 charged in New York mob takedown

Authorities: 19 charged in New York mob takedown

Defendants with nicknames including "Paulie Roast Beef" and "Joey Glasses" were among those arrested on charges ranging from murder to the illegal sale of cigarettes, according to court papers. The Lu...

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Korea 'ready' for intercontinental ballistic missile tests

A statement from the Missile Defence Agency said the interceptor "destroyed the target in a direct collision". Syring said the test demonstrated that the US had a "capable, credible deterrent" a...

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Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 80, wounds scores

Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 80, wounds scores

The blast , during the morning rush hour, took place near the fortified entrance of the German embassy in the city, Reuters reports. A massive blast today tore through the diplomatic quarter of ...

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South Korea says communications with North must reopen

South Korea says communications with North must reopen

North Korea has carried out two atomic tests and dozens of missile launches since the beginning of a year ago in its quest to develop a missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to the contine...

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Foreign fighters complicate Mindanao militant invasion

Foreign fighters complicate Mindanao militant invasion

Cooperation between Islamist militants, criminals and corrupt politicians is common across Mindanao, where a Muslim separatist rebellion has claimed more than 120,000 lives since the 1970s. "We desi...

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Bomb blast in Kabul; Diplomatic zone attack kills dozens

The interior ministry has called on residents to donate blood, saying there was a "dire need". No one has claimed responsibility for the bombing yet, but Afghanistan has been losing ground in ...

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Infosys employee found dead in office premises

Infosys employee found dead in office premises

We are probing all possibilities, police said. In January, an Infosys employee was found dead in the Pune office. Reports say Ilayaraja Arunachalam's body was found in the toilet without clothes. ...

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Curbs on cattle slaughter: HC seeks explanation from Centre

Curbs on cattle slaughter: HC seeks explanation from Centre

Conrad Sangma, president of NPP, wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the "unreasonable restrictions" in the notification and stated, "I am confident you will not approve the rules..." Leaders...

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Dozens killed, more than 300 injured by auto bomb in Kabul

Dozens killed, more than 300 injured by auto bomb in Kabul

Ghasemi voiced hope that political initiatives and talks between Afghan groups without intervention from certain regional and trans-regional countries accused of arming terrorists will raise a wall ...

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Lib Dems plan £100-a-week living expenses fund for business start-ups

And he will urge voters: "Governments without a strong opposition are bad governments". They say this will ensure that pupils have a healthy meal during the school day, improving their health and ed...

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President Trump poised to pull out of Paris climate deal

President Trump poised to pull out of Paris climate deal

The White House declined to say when Trump planned to make his intentions known, but officials familiar with the decision say an announcement could come as early as Wednesday. because while the Obam...

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DMK stages protest against cattle slaughter ban

DMK stages protest against cattle slaughter ban

The civil liberties guaranteed by the Constitution are being snatched. He alleged that the Modi government was coming up with such notifications to divert people's attention from issues plaguing t...

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Slain Vic girl scared of Iraq bomb attacks

She added that the family had only been in Baghdad for a few days when the tragedy struck and and that Zynab had been "scared of the bombs". She is a student of Sirius College in Broadmeadows and ...

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Sterling drops after poll suggests hung United Kingdom parliament

Sterling drops after poll suggests hung United Kingdom parliament

Of course if YouGov's projection is accurate it would be disastrous for Theresa May who called a snap General Election in the hope to give the Conservatives a greater majority in Parliament , a...

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Fire breaks out at Chennai Silks

Fire breaks out at Chennai Silks

According to reports, around 12 employees who were staying at the shop were rescued using three skylift trucks. More than 70 fire and rescue services personnel were battling the blaze. The police ha...

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Manchester police search new property related to bombing

MANCHESTER bomber Salman Abedi was known to police for a "relatively minor" criminal record, but not for holding extremist views , it has been revealed. Forensic teams are now searching a site and...

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23-year-old woman shot dead in Noida

23-year-old woman shot dead in Noida

She started inquiring from the residents and saw Rathour lying unconscious on the ground, bleeding profusely. She was rushed to the Fortis Hospital nearby where doctors declared her brought dead. ...

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Chandra Kumar Bose calls for PM Modi's intervention in Netaji's matter

Chandra Kumar Bose calls for PM Modi's intervention in Netaji's matter

But, Netaji's family does not seem to be happy with the government's response. "This is irresponsible move", Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party vice president and Bose's grandson Chandra Bose asked. We...

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State highway damage from winter storms tops $1B

State highway damage from winter storms tops $1B

While having no specific boundaries , Big Sur includes the 76 miles (122 kilometers) segment of California State Route 1 from the Carmel River south to San Carpóforo Creek near San Simeon and the ent...

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Kerala DHSE Class 11 result 2017 declared on keralaresults

Kerala DHSE Class 11 result 2017 declared on keralaresults

The Directorate of Higher Secondary Education (DHSE ) Kerala successfully conducted 11th Class +1 exams in the month of March 2017. You can now check the +1 result at links given below. The results f...

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NYPD sergeant who killed mentally ill woman is arrested

NYPD sergeant who killed mentally ill woman is arrested

Police said Wednesday that Sgt. Hugh Barry had been arrested in Deborah Danner's October death. He was awaiting an arraignment in Bronx court. Danner has a history of mental illness and was shot whi...

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UPSC Civil Services exam results announced, Karnataka's KR Nandini tops

UPSC Civil Services exam results announced, Karnataka's KR Nandini tops

Sources revealed that around 1,099 candidates are recommended for appointment to IAS, IFS, IPS and Central services. Educational qualification-wise, the top 25 candidates comprise candidates belongi...

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Several killed, wounded in huge Kabul explosion - Afghan police

Several killed, wounded in huge Kabul explosion - Afghan police

Clouds of black smoke were sent spiralling over the centre of the city by the powerful blast, detonated in a square packed with commuters during rush hour. India's Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj sai...

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Lawmakers criticize brewery expansion over China-made tanks

Lawmakers criticize brewery expansion over China-made tanks

Andrew Cuomo and his economic development agency for not requiring state economic investments benefit NY businesses. The 12 tanks each have an operating capacity of 2,000 barrels of beer, equivalent...

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White House: Trump trip left no doubt 'who America's friends are'

White House: Trump trip left no doubt 'who America's friends are'

President Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia and accused Tehran of supporting terrorism in the Middle East. President Donald Trump on Saturday concluded a nine-day swing through the Middle East and...

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House intel subpoenas Trump's personal attorney

House intel subpoenas Trump's personal attorney

Flynn is seen here speaking at the 2016. Flynn, a retired U.S. Army lieutenant general and former director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, was a top adviser to Trump during his run for president ...

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Auto bomb blast in Kabul kills at least 80, injures 350

Auto bomb blast in Kabul kills at least 80, injures 350

At least 80 have been killed and more than 350 have been wounded in the attack. Earlier today, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj informed all staff at the Indian Embassy were safe and ...

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By Pulling Out of Paris Climate Pact, Trump Ignores 'Moral Responsibility'

Trump could announce he is pulling the US from the deal, which would trigger a withdrawal process that wouldn't conclude until November 2020 at the earliest. He said in the speech: "It would be very...

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Google expands paid carpooling across California

Google expands paid carpooling across California

But to fulfill its mission of helping people everywhere beat traffic, Waze has to expand carpooling more broadly. Now, it will apply lessons learned in the Bay Area to the entire state. "We want the r...

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Trump Is Worried About The Trade Deficit With Germany. He Shouldn't Be

Prime Minister Modi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel co-chaired the fourth India Germany Inter-Governmental Consultations in Berlin . Modi's support comes at a crucial time for Merkel, who has...

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Trump's communications aide steps down as president grapples with Russian Federation issue

Ambassador Sergey Kislyak reported to his superiors in Moscow that Kushner, son-in-law and confidant to then-President-elect Trump , made the proposal during a meeting on December 1 or 2 at Trump Tow...

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White House Communications Director resigned before Trump's overseas trip

That has put the future of press secretary Sean Spicer and his staff into doubt. Dubke's last day has not yet been determined. Before joining the White House in February, he had been a Republican st...

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ISIS claims responsibility for deadly attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt

ISIS claims responsibility for deadly attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt

Egypt's Copts, the Middle East's largest Christian community, have repeatedly complained of suffering discrimination, as well as outright attacks, at hands of the country's majority Muslim populatio...

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Here's the new trailer for Scarlett Johansson comedy 'Rough Night'

Here's the new trailer for Scarlett Johansson comedy 'Rough Night'

While the previous trailers only focus on the present days of Scarlett Johansson's character and Co., the new one offers a look at the events in their past, when they have a lot of parties togethe...

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Indian climber Ravi Kumar goes missing after successfully scaling Mt Everest

An American climber died near the summit and an Indian climber is missing after heading down from the top following a successful ascent, expedition organizers said. This number has already reached whe...

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Dozens killed, injured after car bomb rocks Afghan capital

Dozens killed, injured after car bomb rocks Afghan capital

The US embassy and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission are about half a mile from the site. The United States now has more than 8,000 troops in Afghanistan , training local forces and cond...

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President Donald Trump expected to pull United States out of Paris climate agreement

Rajoy and Modi agreed to boost bilateral cooperation in the field of combatting climate change . The Brussels talks follow a tense worldwide tour by US President Donald Trump in which he spurned ...

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