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Swaraj promises to provide visa to ailing Pakistani baby

Swaraj promises to provide visa to ailing Pakistani baby

Apparently, the kid had been unable to secure a visa for his medical treatment in India . Sushma Swaraj had especially appreciated the efforts of Pakistan Foreign Office and Justice Mohsin Kayani o...

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Sushma Swaraj promises Pakistani father medical visa for ailing son

Sushma Swaraj promises Pakistani father medical visa for ailing son

Earlier this week, Ken Sid , a Pakistani national, reached out to Swaraj through the social media platform for a medical visa for his son, who has a heart complication which can not be treated in...

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House tax-law writer downplays differences

House tax-law writer downplays differences

The measure would spend $22.9 billion next year. The House failed to pass a budget in March, and the Senate-passed plan has made many changes to the House's GOP-led proposal. The two chambers ultima...

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Soldiers unintentionally killed by government airstrike

Soldiers unintentionally killed by government airstrike

The other plane, being "precision-guided", "accurately" struck the target. "It's very sad to be hitting our own troops", Lorenzana said. " The coordination was not properly done so we hit our own ...

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President Trump pulls America out of Paris Climate Agreement

He said moves to negotiate a new "fair" deal that would not disadvantage U.S. businesses and workers would begin. It urged Trump to remain in the Paris Agreement . Gross Domestic Product. The ma...

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Conservative lead narrows to three points in latest poll

The Electoral Calculus website, which predicts the results based on polls and electoral geography, said May would win 371 seats and Labour 205 seats. He said the Tories are "weak and wobbly" and can...

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Ten still in custody in Manchester investigation

Ten still in custody in Manchester investigation

Jackson, who heads Greater Manchester Police's North West Counter Terrorism Unit, said it remains unclear whether Abedi was part of a greater terror network. Police also released a CCTV image on M...

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Philippine 'Friendly Fire' Killing, Wounding Nearly 20 in Marawi Fight

Delfin Lorenzana , Defense Secretary for the Philippines military said the deadly accident came about because of the "fog of war" and that a mistake was made. "We do not know [how they entered the...

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Is Goldman Sachs Playing With Fire In Venezuela?

Is Goldman Sachs Playing With Fire In Venezuela?

In Venezuela , Maduro's critics have for two months staged street protests, which have left almost 60 people dead, to demand he hold early elections. Goldman says it did not transact directly with th...

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36 killed after gunman attacks Philippines casino

36 killed after gunman attacks Philippines casino

The Metropolitan Manila police chief previously said 36 bodies were found inside the building by firefighters and all died from smoke inhalation. But Dela Rosa insisted it was most likely a robbe...

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Philippine army hits own troops, kills 10 in Marwai City

Singapore's Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has said there is no information on whether Singaporeans are involved in the armed insurgency. There are believed to be 30 to 40 Maute Group members left i...

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Justin Trudeau calls Trump to say climate decision a 'disappointment'

Moreover, the targets were voluntary, meaning that the United States had the freedom to alter its commitments without severing ties to the Paris accord . "We deem the momentum generated in Paris in D...

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White House offers cryptic explanation for Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

White House offers cryptic explanation for Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Co-host Brian Kilmeade prompted Conway to explain whether it was the Russians or Kushner who proposed the secret communications. For two days in a row, since returning from President Trump's trip ...

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US cities and states defy Trump, embrace climate pact

France, Germany and Italy quickly issued a joint statement Thursday saying the Paris climate accord can't be renegotiated. "The Secretary-General remains confident that all other parties to the Pa...

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With wind in sails, Corbyn wins hearts in Brexit town

But Conservative Chancellor Philip Hammond said his party had "made real progress in fixing the mess we inherited from Labour , helping businesses create 2.9 million more jobs". "If they do, I am c...

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Hillary Clinton takes jab at President Trump on Twitter

Hillary Clinton takes jab at President Trump on Twitter

To reverse this trend, the Democratic Party must acknowledge that Clinton was a weak candidate, abandon its anti-coalition building "resistance" wing, which only further divides the country, and provi...

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Dispute erupts over House panel subpoenas for CIA, FBI

Dispute erupts over House panel subpoenas for CIA, FBI

But House Intelligence committee staff members would not confirm the reports , and one said whatever subpoenas might have been issued were not part of the committee's Russian Federation probe and had...

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United Kingdom reduces terror level to 'severe' after raising it following Manchester attack

United Kingdom reduces terror level to 'severe' after raising it following Manchester attack

Nine men remain in custody for questioning, a police statement said. United Kingdom police investigating Monday night's bomb attack at the Manchester Arena have stopped sharing information with ...

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Philippine soldiers killed in 'friendly fire' by its air force

Philippine soldiers killed in 'friendly fire' by its air force

There is only one pocket of resistance ", he said . Padilla said the day before that troops have cleared nearly 90 percent of Marawi , where the gunmen linked to the Islamic State extremist group...

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Outrage as touts sell One Love Manchester tickets for £200 each

Outrage as touts sell One Love Manchester tickets for £200 each

Robbie and Take That will appear alongside Ariana Grande , Justin Bieber , Coldplay , Niall Horan , Miley Cyrus , Katy Perry , Pharrell Williams , Little Mix , and Black Eyed Peas at the mu...

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Trump Slams Hillary on Election Loss, She Hits Back With 'Covfefe'

Clinton also claimed she was treated unfairly for accepting millions of dollars in speaking fees from Wall Street firms. "Crooked Hillary now blames everybody but herself, refuses to say she was a a...

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Philippines air strike on rebel positions kills 10 government troops

The Maute militants have burned several buildings, including the Catholic cathedral and the bishop's residence. "We have many fears", said Abp. Orlando Quevedo, "but, at present, we simply do not ha...

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Philippine airstrike kills 11 soldiers in Marawi friendly fire

In an online plea earlier in the week, Teresito Suganob, a Marawi priest who had been abducted by militants, appealed to President Rodrigo Duterte to halt air strikes and withdraw government f...

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Paris Climate deal: Arnold Schwarzenegger hits out at Donald Trump

It is feared that United States withdrawal from the accord would prompt countries like India and China to also withdraw. Members of The Elders, a group of independent leaders founded by South Afri...

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Philippines analyzing video of priest captured in Marawi

That militant leader, Isnilon Hapilon , escaped but he was still believed to be in Marawi , military spokesperson Brigadier-General Restituto Padilla said on Wednesday. Since Monday, the military ...

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Bus driver killed Chinese, S. Korean kids in fire

Bus driver killed Chinese, S. Korean kids in fire

The 11 children were aged between three and six, with five from the Republic of Korea (ROK) and the rest from China. In a short report, Xinhua said the fire was started by the driver. Cong was des...

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James Comey to testify Trump pressured him to end FBI's Russian Federation probe

James Comey to testify Trump pressured him to end FBI's Russian Federation probe

Comey, according to sources familiar with his thinking, wants to be transparent and will respond to questions about his relationship with Trump. Trump has also met with former Oklahoma Gov. He has...

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Trump silent on human rights with Saudis

On Saturday, the US President Donald Trump sealed a $110-billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia in Riyadh . "The worthy and loyal people of Iran held the 12th presidential election transparently, ...

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Washington, California, NY unite to back climate accord

It is "both a leader and a laggard" in addressing climate change, said Sarah Ladislaw, an energy expert at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. The one concession Trump offered was an o...

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Cops hunting for dad who took infant son on motorcycle ride

Cops hunting for dad who took infant son on motorcycle ride

Any passenger under the age of 21 must wear a helmet. It's illegal in Texas for a child younger than five to be a passenger on a motorcycle. The eyewitness reportedly was alarmed enough by seeing ...

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Israel says "disappointed" with Trump's decision not to move U.S. embassy

Earlier on Thursday, Trump signed a waiver delaying the relocation of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , according to USA media reports. "The question is not if that move happens, but only w...

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Tim Farron once again can not answer whether being gay is a sin

Tim Farron once again can not answer whether being gay is a sin

Describing the Conservative proposal as the "most heartless I have seen in all my years in politics", Sir Ed will say: "This is like a new type of inheritance tax but one that's targeted at people o...

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USA withdrawal from Paris Agreement "deeply disappointing", says Bainimarama

Fiji's Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama, who is the incoming head of the U.N. Climate Change Conferences, which formalized the 2015 Paris accord, said Trump's decision was "deeply disappointing". ...

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Trump withdrawal from climate deal gets mixed response from U.S. companies

The decision to withdraw from the agreement makes the US one of only three countries to do so. Nicaragua refrained from signing because the punishments outlined in the climate agreement for non-comply...

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At least two killed in Philippine casino attack

The complex, which is described on RWM's website as "the first and largest integrated resort in the Philippines", is across from Ninoy Aquino International Airport. Dela Rosa said the man had covere...

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'Friendly fire' kills 11 soldiers in the Philippines

Eduardo Año to ferret out the truth and hold accountable those involved. Duterte called martial law on Mindanao island, where Marawi is located, but has had to make a report to the House of Representa...

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Smoke from fire kills 36 in Philippine casino attack

Smoke from fire kills 36 in Philippine casino attack

Earlier, the Philippine National Police ruled out terrorism as the motive behind the shooting rampage of the supposedly lone suspect. The gunman fled with more than $2 million in stolen casino chips...

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Everything we know about the attack on a casino in the Philippines

Everything we know about the attack on a casino in the Philippines

The suspect stole 113 million pesos (2.26 million dollars) worth of chips, which he placed in a backpack that he later left in a bathroom in the hotel , Dela Rosa said. Resorts World Manila , also k...

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The reasoning behind Trump pulling out of the Paris climate agreement

But he also said his administration would begin fresh negotiations to possibly re-enter a global climate deal of some sort. Fox, who has clashed with Trump since last year's presidential campaign,...

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Comey set to testify publicly in Russian Federation investigation, reports say

Comey set to testify publicly in Russian Federation investigation, reports say

Days later, Trump told the Russian foreign minister and the Russian ambassador, "I just fired the head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ... He was insane, a real nut job", Trump reportedly said....

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