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General election - What do the final polls show?

Britons cast their votes in snap elections called by PM Theresa May. Some in the European Union are hoping May does increase her majority, on the basis that the main risk for the bloc is a collaps...

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UK opposition leader Corbyn is having the best night ever

UK opposition leader Corbyn is having the best night ever

Worst high 5 of all time.? Corbyn attempted give a celebratory high-five to Thornberry but ended up accidentally slapping her breast instead. Corbyn came to Thornberry's defence regarding the word's u...

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Kerala HC again slams government for opening bars on the sly

Kerala HC again slams government for opening bars on the sly

He said that the government does not want a tussle with the court in this regard. Through an interim order issued on Tuesday, the court had stated that its order of May 19th was misconstrued by the st...

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Theresa May urged to quit if exit polls are accurate

Sky News predicts they will gain between 308 and 328 seats. A high turnout is seen as Labour's best hope of eroding the Conservative majority. While her Conservatives will likely remain the largest ...

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UK Exit Poll Suggests PM May's Election Gamble Has Backfired

UK Exit Poll Suggests PM May's Election Gamble Has Backfired

With most seats declared, the Conservative Party have failed to win the landslide majority they were aiming for. Corbyn was the surprise victor of the Labour leadership race, following his party's...

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Dramatic footage released showing deadly London attacks

Dramatic footage released showing deadly London attacks

According to United Kingdom cops a 27-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of the "preparation of terrorist attacks", while a 33-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to s...

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Saudi football team ignores minute's silence for London terror victims

Saudi football team ignores minute's silence for London terror victims

A resurgent Saudi Arabia could take a major step towards ending their decade-long exile from the World Cup finals if they can beat Asian champions Australia in a crunch qualifier at Adelaide Ov...

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Saudi Arabia and its allies issue Qatar-linked 'terrorism' list

Turkey's parliament has begun debating legislation for increased military cooperation with Qatar in an apparent move to support the country amid its dispute with Saudi Arabia and other regional nati...

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Sterling plunges after shock exit poll

Figures from both leading parties are treating the exit poll with caution. I said at the start this election was wrong. Former UK finance minister George Osborne says a hung parliament would be ...

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Britain's Corbyn calls for Theresa May to quit after election losses

Britain's Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks at an event in Runcorn, England, Wednesday June 7, 2017, ahead of the general election on Thursday. Her opinion poll lead narrowed sharply, altho...

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Japan enacts law for Emperor Akihito, 83, to abdicate

Japan enacts law for Emperor Akihito, 83, to abdicate

According to the law, it will happen within three years. The law, designed specially for the current emperor, would allow Emperor Akihito to be the first Japanese emperor that has relinquished the...

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Boris Johnson makes quick exit after count as Theresa May leadership questioned

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is also a favourite in becoming the next prime minister, according to Betfair Exchange. Tim Farron is an outsider with 2000/1 odds. But Cabinet Minister David Gauke s...

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Qatar vows 'no surrender' in row with Arab states

Hours later supermarkets in Doha visited by a Reuters reporter had nearly run out of dairy products as scores of people waited in checkout lines and stocked up on beans and other staples. Turkey h...

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Maharashtra Board MSBSHSE SSC Class 10 Results Expected to Declare Today @ mahresult

Maharashtra Board MSBSHSE SSC Class 10 Results Expected to Declare Today @ mahresult

Stay tuned for more updates on Maharashtra Board 10th Results 2017 notifications and dates for issuing certificates and marksheets from the Maharashtra Education Board. As per recent rumours, the Maha...

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Police identify Manila casino killer

TRAVELLERS International Hotel Group, owner of Resorts World Manila , could face civil and criminal charges following the tragic attack that killed 38 people including the lone gunman, the head of th...

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Ukip vote collapses as Paul Nuttall fails to win Boston and Skegness

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall refused to answer questions about his future as he left the Boston and Skegness count after ending up in third place. It is Mr Nuttall's second failure to secure a Commons s...

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Trump's disturbing Ramadan message to Muslims

Trump's disturbing Ramadan message to Muslims

Muslims mark the end of the month of Ramadan with grand celebrations in the form of Eid ul-Fitr. Muslims across the country, except in Kerala, will observe the holy month of Ramadan or Ramzan 2017...

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Election 2017: Tories to be largest party

Election 2017: Tories to be largest party

Some also argue that any Labour-led coalition might aim for a softer deal on Britain's planned departure from the European Union than the "hard Brexit" that markets have anxious May would deliver. Sec...

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Rahul Gandhi expert in gaining political mileage: Farmers leader

Rahul Gandhi expert in gaining political mileage: Farmers leader

Farmers in the state have long demanded a government-backed minimum fixed price for their produce to help protect against fluctuations in crop prices. "Now this movement will go from Madhya Pradesh an...

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Top Takeaways: Comey's high-drama testimony distilled

Republicans and Trump's own lawyer seized on Comey's confirmation, in his written testimony, of Trump's claim that Comey had told him three times the president was not directly under investi...

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Philippines says may break Islamist militants' city siege soon

Philippines says may break Islamist militants' city siege soon

The former mayor of Marawi City, where pro-Daesh fighters have been holding out against government forces for more than two weeks, has been arrested for rebellion, local media reported Thursday, ac...

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Terri Irwin remembers late husband Steve on 25th wedding anniversary

Terri Irwin remembers late husband Steve on 25th wedding anniversary

Both Bindi and Robert have continued their father's work as naturalists, regularly working on behalf of the The Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve and the Australia Zoo. "It's very informative, but al...

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UAE: Qatar fueling row by courting Turkey, Iran

Kuwait's emir has travelled to Qatar to help mediate an end to a crisis that has seen Arab countries cut ties to the energy-rich nation which is home to a major U.S. Western officials long have accuse...

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Former UK finance minister Osborne says exit poll 'catastrophic' if true

Former UK finance minister Osborne says exit poll 'catastrophic' if true

Former finance minister George Osborne summed up the overall mood for the ruling Conservatives, calling it "catastrophic". Newspapers across the country were also united in conveying the shock, wi...

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Thiem ready for tougher test in Nadal

Thiem ready for tougher test in Nadal

Thiem must now upend familiar foe Rafael Nadal - who progressed when Pablo Carreno Busta retired while trailing 6-2 2-0 - to make a maiden grand slam final. I still made the game and broke him i...

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Gold dips after European Central Bank decision; awaits United Kingdom poll, Comey details

Gold dips after European Central Bank decision; awaits United Kingdom poll, Comey details

Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey . "Gold is likely to fluctuate somewhere between the $1 280 to $1 300 range", he said. "We are well and truly stuck in a wait-and-see mode". Com...

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World leaders trying to resolve diplomatic row between Qatar, neighboring Arab states

World leaders trying to resolve diplomatic row between Qatar, neighboring Arab states

Kuwait's emir had an important role in a previous Gulf rift in 2014 and Qatar's Sheikh Tamim " regards him as a parent and respects his desire to postpone any speech or step until there is a cleare...

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Sri Lanka complete Champions Trophy record run-chase to beat India

Sri Lanka complete Champions Trophy record run-chase to beat India

It gave them an extra bowling option - a luxury they did not possess against South Africa - who, summoned up in the midst of a century opening stand from Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan , sent down...

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Dollar Stronger After Comey Testimony, UK Election; Pound Tumbles Nearly 2%

Dollar Stronger After Comey Testimony, UK Election; Pound Tumbles Nearly 2%

The pound held steady at US$1.2956, trading near Wednesday's peak of US$1.2970, its highest level since May 25. May had called the snap election in a bid to strengthen her hand in Brexit negotia...

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Key points as Comey begins Trump testimony

Trump later contradicted his own staff and acknowledged on May 11 he fired Comey because of the Russian Federation matter. "That combination of things I had never experienced before, but had led me t...

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Japan Murder Suspect Arrested After 45 Years On The Run

Japan Murder Suspect Arrested After 45 Years On The Run

A JAPANESE fugitive wanted for murdering a police officer 46 years ago has finally been arrested after decades on the run. The Nov. 14, 1971, riot protested the ratification of a Japan-U.S. The B...

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Disappointed students turned away from poll for incorrect registration

Students and other people are now being urged to go back and vote, after being turned down earlier in the day. I know at least 50 who couldn't vote today and that's only close friends! The chairman ...

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Qatar calls allegations that it supports extremists "baseless"

In this photo released by Emirates News Agency, WAM, the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, right, is received by UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai , Sheikh ...

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Tehran attackers fought for ISIS, Iran says

Tehran attackers fought for ISIS, Iran says

The semi-official ISNA news agency on Thursday quotes Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi as saying the matter is under investigation and it is "too soon to say" if Saudi Arabia was involved. Two se...

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London Mayor: 'Don't Roll Out Red Carpet' For Trump

London Mayor: 'Don't Roll Out Red Carpet' For Trump

The president came under fire for a tweet after the deadly attack criticizing Khan for saying there was "no cause to be alarmed". "There are many things about which Donald Trump is wrong", he said. ...

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United Nations strongly condemns terror attacks in Iran

United Nations strongly condemns terror attacks in Iran

That second sentence, suggesting Iran bears responsibility for an attack against its civilians, was not well-received, NPR's Peter Kenyon reports. "Iranian people reject such U.S. Some pointed to comm...

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Chicago woman faces life in prison in granddaughter's death

Chicago woman faces life in prison in granddaughter's death

During the trial, family members attempted to describe Helen Ford as a mother figure who could not say "no" to those in need, but Clay was not convinced the AP notes. Prosecutors revealed that Gizzell...

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Iran identifies IS assailants in twin attacks

The extremist Sunni group considers the 90 percent of Iranians who are Shi'ite Muslims to be apostates. When war broke out in Syria in 2011, the U.S., Turkey and some Gulf Arab states supported vari...

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Here's why Apple's Siri may be lagging behind Amazon Alexa and Google

However, this is likely a sign that the speaker won't be arriving any time soon, as Samsung last week announced plans to delay the rollout of Bixby to Galaxy S8 handsets in the U.S., because it's,...

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Trump still standing, but damaged by Comey

Comey explained he hoped this leak would lead to the appointment of a special prosecutor. Trump backers quickly embraced and trumpeted Burr's approach, taking to Twitter and television to say he...

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