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Ebola outbreak declared in Democratic Republic of Congo

It has sickened more than 5,300 people and killed more than 2,600. It is imperative to protect health workers and educate the public on hygiene measures, as well, WHO says. The first case and possib...

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Trump, South Korea's Moon agree to cooperate on North Korea

Trump, South Korea's Moon agree to cooperate on North Korea

But analysts warn perceptions that the US ignored South Korean input on its own security issues - compounded when Trump called both Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ...

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Survation poll: UK Conservatives' lead halved ahead of election

Survation poll: UK Conservatives' lead halved ahead of election

Responding to the backpedal, Andrew Gwynne, Labour's Election Co-ordinator, said: " Theresa May has thrown her own election campaign into chaos and confusion". Jeremy Corbyn campaigning in Sou...

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Trump meeting with Abbas in the West Bank

Prior to the trip, Trump's administration drew controversy by declining to say whether it belonged to Israel. But he added that he had a "feeling that we're going to get there eventually". More than...

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More police on London's streets after Manchester attack- mayor

More police on London's streets after Manchester attack- mayor

But Tuesday's claim first came from Islamic State's media branch, hinting the attacker had a more direct link to the group. In a statement, she said: "I know that some people will only just be wakin...

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'Weak and wobbly' Theresa May makes U-turn on social care cap

'Weak and wobbly' Theresa May makes U-turn on social care cap

Conservative candidates in the North East claimed Labour counterparts have been canvassing "that a vote for them is not a vote for their unpopular leader, Jeremy Corbyn ". May has been barraging v...

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US, Saudi Arabia ink $110 billion arms deal

Nor did Trump link terrorism to the absence of democracy or freedom within the Muslim world, as former President George W. Bush did repeatedly in the years that followed 9/11. Trump also dispense...

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Trump's $4T budget arrives on Capitol Hill

Trump's $4T budget arrives on Capitol Hill

The following are stories and tables about President Donald Trump's proposed budget for the fiscal year 2018 starting Oct 1, unveiled by the White House on Monday and due to be delivered to Con...

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Trump arrives for talks with Palestinian leader in Bethlehem

Russian Federation already recognized west Jerusalem as Israel's capital earlier this year . Trump is expected to make remarks during the meeting on the deadly explosion at a concert in Manchest...

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Trump Reportedly Asked Intel Chiefs To Deny Evidence In Russia Probe

Coats spoke at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee . A NSA official documented Mr. Trump's request in a memo , the paper reports . Last week, the committee asked for recordings and...

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Trump Tells Netanyahu He 'Never Mentioned' Israel in Intel Leak to Russians

Trump says the ultimate deal would be a lasting peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians. As Trump became the first sitting president to visit the hallowed Western Wall on Monday,...

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ICJ has given no order on 'consular access' for Jadhav: Aziz

It, however, hailed the efforts taken by the External Affairs Ministry to secure the release of the former Navy officer, who has been sentenced to death by a military court in Pakistan on espionage ...

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Brennan Says He Had Concerns About Russian Contacts With Trump Campaign

The FSB chief, Alexander Bortnikov, twice denied that Russia was waging such a campaign but said he would carry Brennan's message to Russian President Vladimir Putin. That intelligence was concernin...

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Dead, Dozens Injured In Explosion At Ariana Grande Concert

On social media, concertgoers and eyewitnesses posted photos and videos of the aftermath. Manchester police issued a statement confirming fatalities and injuries. Flags are also flying at half-mas...

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Bunge shares surge after report of possible Glencore takeover

Bunge shares surge after report of possible Glencore takeover

The sources did not know whether any discussions concerning the offer have taken place, but any potential sale would be substantial given Bunge's $10 billion market cap and $15 billion enterprise va...

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United Kingdom police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Ariana Grande concert

United Kingdom police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Ariana Grande concert

The attack was carried out by a lone suspect carrying a bomb, Hopkins said. Medical officials say 12 children under the age of 16 were among those injured in the suicide bombing attack at a pop co...

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Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran

Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran

Who can say the region will experience total stability without Iran?" he said at a news conference.At a weekend summit in Riyadh, Trump accused Iran of funding and arming "terrorists, militias and oth...

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UK's Liberal Democrats promise new Brexit vote if elected

It was called by Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May to unite the parliament around the Tories and strengthen her hand in Brexit talks with Brussels. The Conservative Party has surged in the polls...

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Trump blasts Iran during Jerusalem visit

I am telling you - that's what I do - they are ready to reach for peace. "But he hit all of the notes". Referencing his meeting with Abbas , he said, "The Palestinians are ready to reach for peac...

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Saudi king says Iran at forefront of global terrorism

Trump's address on Sunday was the centerpiece of his two-day visit to Saudi Arabia , his first stop overseas as president. As a candidate, he had called for the temporary "complete and total shut...

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Nicolas Loris: Time to bid adieu to the Paris climate agreement

Nicolas Loris: Time to bid adieu to the Paris climate agreement

Before leaving office, Obama had transferred one billion dollars to the U.N.'s Green Climate Fund and pledged billions more to the fund through the Paris deal, which has not been taken well by Tru...

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Oil in Global Economy Series US oil production recovery continues to overwhelm

The proposal is to be forwarded to the Congress on Tuesday and since the budget is meant to be a proposal it may not take effect in its existing form, though it shows the administration's policy hop...

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Govt expresses reservation over JIT in Panama Leaks case

The JIT is empowered to summon the prime minister, his sons and others, if required, including Finance Minister Ishaq Dar or the prime minister's daughter, Maryam Nawaz Sharif. Also, he blamed the two...

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Morgan Stanley to curb veteran adviser recruiting

Morgan Stanley to curb veteran adviser recruiting

Great West Life Assurance Co. More interesting news about Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) were released by: "Businessinsider.com and their article: " Morgan Stanley raised $125 million for a new fund â€" ...

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Trump calls on Israelis, Palestinians to compromise for peace

His speech at the Israel Museum touched on the Jewish connection to the Holy Land, earning applause from the audience, which included Sheldon Adelson, a US billionaire and active political supporter...

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Four climbers die in one weekend on Mount Everest

Four climbers die in one weekend on Mount Everest

Yearwood was trained as a doctor in London and NY and eventually settled in southern Alabama, where he worked as a primary care physician for 20 years, according to his biography on the rural health c...

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Iran accuses US of 'Iranophobia', arming 'dangerous terrorists'

Iran accuses US of 'Iranophobia', arming 'dangerous terrorists'

It also accused the United States of spreading "Iranophobia" after Mr Trump lashed out at Tehran, singling it out as a key source of funding and support for militants. In the meantime, Rouhani said Ir...

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Much-anticipated Ariana Grande concert ends in blood, horror

Much-anticipated Ariana Grande concert ends in blood, horror

Ariana issued one statement, via Twitter , saying she was "broken". Taxi drivers were also seen offering people free taxi rides, and people were already arranging to give blood at donor banks to he...

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Manchester attack: What we know and don't know

Manchester attack: What we know and don't know

The explosion , which police said was set off by a suicide bomber, went off near one Manchester Arena's exits at 10:33 p.m., police said, just as the concert was ending and a stream of people were ...

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I did not mention Israel to Russian diplomats

I did not mention Israel to Russian diplomats

The visit there drew controversy before Trump even left Washington , when USA officials declined to say whether it belonged to Israel. U.S. President Donald Trump , right, and first lady Melania ...

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RT America: Flynn pleads 5th as Stone, Manafort send documents to Senate

Dan Coats, the current USA director of national intelligence, declined to comment Tuesday on a Washington Post report that said the president had asked him to publicly deny any collusion between R...

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Burr: Senate Intel Panel Hasn't Received Response From Flynn on Honoring Subpoena

Burr: Senate Intel Panel Hasn't Received Response From Flynn on Honoring Subpoena

The person spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the private interactions between Flynn and the committee. Flynn resigned in February , after it was revealed that he lied about whether he ha...

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Trump Administration Begins NAFTA Renegotiation Process

Trump Administration Begins NAFTA Renegotiation Process

Negotiations with Canada and Mexico will begin no earlier than August 16, 2017. Lightizer says the goal of bringing the three countries to the table will be to enable the U.S.to use the deal to sup...

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South Korea's ex-president denies charges as corruption trial begins

South Korea's ex-president denies charges as corruption trial begins

Park is also charged with abuse of power for letting Choi meddle in state affairs, helping her business interests and excluding liberal artists critical of her from state support as well as sacking go...

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Abbas adviser says Trump visit could reopen path to talks

Speaking about the prospect of a peace deal with the Palestinians, he said: "I've heard it's one of the toughest deals of all". "That would be an unbelievable accomplishment", he added, expressing hop...

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Duterte: Martial law in southern Philippines could last a year

For his part, Lorenzana said that though the current armed conflict was only confined in Marawi City, the President chose to declare martial law all over Mindanao since there were also security prob...

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North Korea says ready to deploy, mass-produce new missile

The US-drafted statement was almost identical to one adopted last week after the launch of an intermediate-range missile that Pyongyang said was capable of carrying a "heavy" nuclear warhead . It...

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Germany, France pledge new effort to strengthen eurozone

Germany, France pledge new effort to strengthen eurozone

The German and French finance ministers say they're confident of an agreement to unlock further aid for Greece, but Germany's Wolfgang Schaeuble is sticking to his insistence that further-reaching deb...

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Trump Arrives in Israel, Says Israelis, Arabs Share 'Common Cause' Against Iran

Trump Arrives in Israel, Says Israelis, Arabs Share 'Common Cause' Against Iran

But the subtle change - or slip, as the White House called it - could mean the difference between offending Middle Eastern allies and not, a concern for any president looking to create a good first im...

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Activists ask EC to prove EVMs' reliability

Last month, 16 Opposition parties had urged the EC to revert to paper ballots. Apart from demanding that paper trail EVMs be used, AAP plans to approach the Election Commission with the request that...

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