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Champions Trophy: Rs 2000 crore bet on Pakistan-India final clash

India will be taking on bitter rivals Pakistan on Sunday in a bid to defend their title. Former cricketers from both Pakistan and India took to Twitter to support their former teams. Bringing ...

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London fire: UK royals honor victims as anger mounts

Questions are growing about how the Grenfell Tower fire spread so quickly, focused on the cladding fitted to external walls as part of an £8.7 million ($11 million, 9.9 million euros) refit complete...

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Trump, via angry tweets, confirms he's under investigation

Aides have counseled Mr Trump to stay off Twitter and focus on other aspects of his job . But later, in an interview with Lester Holt , the president said he had already made up his mind. ...

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30 confirmed dead in London high-rise fire

A massive fire raced through the 24-story high-rise apartment buildi. Firefighters searching the smouldering ruin in west London have recovered six bodies from the 24-story Grenfell Tower, while...

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Two US soldiers, 2 others wounded in Afghan solider attack, official says

Two US soldiers, 2 others wounded in Afghan solider attack, official says

According to CBS News, he was a commander of 11-soldier unit. The Taleban has claimed responsibility for the deaths, saying the attack was carried out by an infiltrator. In a statement yesterday t...

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USA working to stabilize relations with Russia: Tillerson

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson prepares to testify on Capitol. The U.S. relationship with Russian Federation is at an all-time low and deteriorating further, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson...

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Putin suggests Russian soccer league has too many foreign players

Putin suggests Russian soccer league has too many foreign players

The offer, made with Putin's trademark sardonic humour, came as the Russian president poured scorn on Comey for his role in a row in Washington over alleged Russian meddling in last year's United Sta...

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Russia faces first test for 2018 World Cup with Confederations Cup opener

Security will be a concern over the two weeks in stadiums that have been dogged by construction delays and structural problems. The final will be held at the Krestovsky Stadium, the new home of Zenit ...

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Donald Trump Plans To Announce New Restrictions On Cuba Trade And Travel

Donald Trump Plans To Announce New Restrictions On Cuba Trade And Travel

The policy bans most financial transactions with a yet-unreleased list of entities associated with Cuba's military and state security, including a conglomerate that dominates much of Cuba's economy, s...

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'Trooping the color' in London for queen's official birthday

'Trooping the color' in London for queen's official birthday

The ceremony of Trooping the Colour is believed to have first been performed during the reign of King Charles II. It was decided that his birthday festivities would be combined with a military par...

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BBC pulls documentary featuring Grenfell Tower fire victim

BBC pulls documentary featuring Grenfell Tower fire victim

Syrian refugee Mohammed Alhajali , believed to have been 23, came to the United Kingdom in 2014 and was studying civil engineering while living in North Kensington. "And it breaks my heart that that's...

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Eritrea sides with Saudi and allies over row with Qatar

Striking a careful balance, Erdogan stopped short of directly criticizing Saudi Arabia's actions but called on Saudi King Salman to show leadership by solving the crisis. The Turkish President furth...

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Scarborough: Gingrich 'sliming' Mueller, an 'American hero'

Although it is not yet clear why Newt Gingrich should alter his opinion of the special counsel so quickly, it is known that the Washington Post reported, just prior to Gingrich's tweets , that R...

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'Team Scalise' unites as lawmaker remains in critical condition

'Team Scalise' unites as lawmaker remains in critical condition

Scalise was still in critical condition Thursday night after another surgery, "but has improved in the last 24 hours", according to a statement from the MedStar Washington Hospital Center . Me...

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Gunman in congressional baseball shooting had list of names in his pocket

Gunman in congressional baseball shooting had list of names in his pocket

Sue Hodgkinson said she was married to James Hodgkinson for almost 30 years, but they have not been together since March, when he moved to Washington , D.C. Hodgkinson said repeatedly that she saw ...

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Deputy Attorney General: Donald Trump can't fire special counsel Robert Mueller

According to current regulations under which Mueller was hired, only the attorney general can fire a special counsel. Whether Trump can tolerate a free-ranging investigation, directed by Mueller,...

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Theresa May 'distraught' about Grenfell Tower block fire

A massive fire raced through the 24-story high-rise apartment buildi. The area affected is a very, very wealthy area of London - it's in the Kensington and Chelsea Borough - but these residents ...

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Trump tweet appears to confirm he's under investigation

Comey was sacked on 9 May, and initially the White House cited his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server as the reason for his termination, releasing a memo...

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Trump 'considering' firing Mueller, friend says

I stand by it... and I am going to defend the integrity of that investigation", he said . Ruddy went on PBS Monday and said, "I think [Trump is] considering perhaps terminating the special counsel"...

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Grocery store stocks plummet on Amazon-Whole Foods deal

Grocery store stocks plummet on Amazon-Whole Foods deal

By joining forces with Amazon, Whole Foods gains access to an entirely new distribution channel - which should be good news for anyone hoping to shop for organic kale online. Amazon is clearly banki...

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United Kingdom to Agree Brexit Divorce Bill Before Trade Talks

United Kingdom to Agree Brexit Divorce Bill Before Trade Talks

She told BBC Radio 4: "We accept the fact that, if we are going to have impediment-free access to the single market, then there will have to be some element of free movement". On Monday, the European ...

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Chuck Schumer Spoofs Trump Roundtable Meeting

The praise ultimately seemed unusual to many, seeing how the meetings typically start out with a short statement from the president, followed by detailed talks behind closed doors. 'And so people we...

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Deputy AG Rosenstein Warns Americans to 'Exercise Caution' About Anonymous Reports

In a flurry of tweets , Trump accused Mueller of being the one to tell him to fire Comey in the first place. He has tweeted four times Friday morning , also lashing out at the news medi...

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Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russia probe

Trump spent Friday morning touting his economic policies and criticizing the investigation. Consider new reports that Rosenstein is considering recusing himself from the Russian Federatio...

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North Korea releases USA student Otto Warmbier

We learn from this that the Trump administration has standard diplomatic channels to North Korea , and that the North Korean government uses those channels and wants to keep lines open by making appr...

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Simon Cowell announces Grenfell Tower fire charity single - Details confirmed!

But aside from his X-Factor friends and London-based artists, Simon revealed that several of his rival labels had also shown their interest in collaborating on the project. Tweeting to his 12.7m fol...

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Donald Trump confirms he is under investigation for firing James Comey

Donald Trump confirms he is under investigation for firing James Comey

Sources told ABC News that Rosenstein raised the possibility of his own recusal during a meeting with Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand , who's next in line at the Department of Justice...

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US State Secretary: North Korea Frees American Citizen

US State Secretary: North Korea Frees American Citizen

And how does the Trump administration respond? It is unclear what the status of the other three American citizens held in North Korea is, but this process jump-started the expedited release of War...

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President Trump Admits: 'I Am Being Investigated for Firing the FBI Director'

Just 22 percent of Americans support Trump's decision to fire former FBI Director James Comey , compared with the more than half of Americans who disapprove of the president's decision. Trump's ...

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Almost $4 million raised for London fire victims

Almost $4 million raised for London fire victims

The fast-rising tensions came amid new revelations about potential cost-cutting in the refurbishment of the tower, which may have contributed to the astonishing speed with which it burned. At least th...

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More than 900 migrants rescued off Libya

More than 900 migrants rescued off Libya

The Irish vessel arrived at the scene yesterday afternoon, where they rescued migrants from five inflatable boats, before mounting a large-scale operation to rescue people from three NGO ships and t...

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Amir's Mind Games Begin Ahead Of The CT 2017 Final

Amir's Mind Games Begin Ahead Of The CT 2017 Final

India appeared to be a clear favourite of bookies but not by a large margin. However, India will remain under pressure as the Pakistan team has a fresh batch of players who have exuberating confiden...

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Still in Critical Condition After London Fire

The focus of criticism centres on the cladding fitted to external walls on the 1970s concrete block as part of a £8.7 million ($11 million, 9.9 million euros) refit completed past year. The Syria Soli...

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Doctors call Scalise's condition improved

Several other people were also injured in Wednesday's shooting before Scalise's security detail and other police officers gunned down the assailant, who later died. Law enforcement officials also said...

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Police arrest man with knife outside UK Parliament

Police arrest man with knife outside UK Parliament

Scotland Yard said the arrest is not terror related. A reporter from The Mirror, Mikey Smith, has now tweeted to say "all appears back to normal outside Parliament . He was arrested detained by co...

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Almost 200 Democrats sue Trump for accepting funds from foreign leaders

Almost 200 Democrats sue Trump for accepting funds from foreign leaders

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), who is leading the effort, said the suit is a direct result of Trump's refusal to seek congressional approval for profits received from foreign governments, as r...

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Queen, William visit London fire centre

After meeting residents, victims and community leaders affected by the fire, she pledged 5 million pounds ($6.39 million) of support, housing guarantees and help with access to bank accounts and cash....

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Anger erupts in London as Grenfell protesters take to the streets

After visiting the site of the devastating fire in a 24-storey tower building in London , May said on Thursday that she wanted to make sure the awful tragedy is properly investigated. Queen Elizabeth...

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Congressional Baseball Game carries on, one day after shooting

Congressional Baseball Game carries on, one day after shooting

The motive for the shooting remained unclear but authorities were zeroing in on the life of James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old man from IL, in the months and weeks before Wednesday morning's shoo...

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Meanwhile, British media reported that the number of dead could surpass 100

He had been in flat 16 on the fourth floor when his fridge appeared to explode. Cundy said that there was no indication that Wednesday's fire was started deliberately, but investigators were still s...

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