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UK to double length of next Parliament to deal with Brexit

The Queen's Speech traditionally takes place during the ceremonial State Opening Of Parliament, setting out the government's proposed legal programme for the coming year. Leader of the Commons Andrea ...

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Darjeeling: GJM indefinite strike continues, heavy security deployed

Darjeeling: The prolonged protest in Darjeeling escalated further and the fresh clashes erupted after a police officer was stabbed to death by protesters after son of a lawmaker was arrested by cops ...

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Scalise in 'Much More Difficult' Shape Than First Thought, Trump Says

Scalise in 'Much More Difficult' Shape Than First Thought, Trump Says

The announcement comes as the congressional charity baseball game, for which Scalise and his Republican colleagues had been practicing at the time of the shooting , continues as planned. The Capitol ...

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PM May faces mounting criticism over London fire

Though in an upper-class neighborhood, Grenfell Tower housed mostly working-class families. "The system was tested by the Building Research Establishment to British Standard BR135", the NIHE stateme...

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Crime of the Week: Manhunt on for two Georgia inmates

Crime of the Week: Manhunt on for two Georgia inmates

Officials also said Wednesday the men knew each other prior to the escape and that they have been cellmates a few times. The truck would be at least the second vehicle they're alleged to have stolen...

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Protesters storm govt offices as London fire toll hits 30

Condoling the incident earlier, Londor Mayor Sadiq Khan said , "The bad news, I'm afraid, is lots of people died in the fire". Of the 58, he said 30 were confirmed dead. Commander Cundy said the ...

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'Americans Should Be Skeptical': Deputy AG Rosenstein Releases Statement on 'Anonymous Allegations'

Last night, Rosenstein put out an unusual statement telling Americans to be skeptical about anonymous allegations and stories based on unnamed sources. "The FBI is investigating Donald Trump for ob...

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United States lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

United States lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

Hodgkinson had a history of posting angry messages against Trump and other Republicans on social media. Authorities are also going over a mobile phone, computer and camera taken from Hodgkinson's...

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58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire in London: Cops

She later called for a full public inquiry into the catastrophe . Specialist sniffer dogs are on the scene to identify victims in the ashes . They met volunteers, local residents and community re...

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Rout by Macron's party expected in French parliament vote

Rout by Macron's party expected in French parliament vote

If that proves to be the case, it would be one of the biggest margins of victory in decades which would give the pro-EU leader a free hand to implement his business-friendly programme. In May, the Soc...

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Trump tweets acknowledgement of Comey firing investigation

Comey , who was sacked by Trump on 9 May, told a Senate panel last week he believed the president dismissed him to undermine the FBI's Russian Federation probe. "The FBI leak of information regardin...

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U.S. lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

U.S. lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

The gunman , James T. Hodgkinson , was fatally shot by police. His doctors say Rep. Scalise will be in the hospital for a considerable amount of time, possibly weeks. The president said that beca...

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Shakespeare in the Park's Trump-like 'Julius Caesar' proves too controversial

Shakespeare in the Park's Trump-like 'Julius Caesar' proves too controversial

Though the Public's version of Shakespeare's classic play is unchanged from its 400-year-old original, the production portrays Caesar with a gold bathtub and a pouty Slavic wife. "Such discussion is...

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Petrol bomb hurled at CPI(M) office in Coimbatore

Petrol bomb hurled at CPI(M) office in Coimbatore

Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Coimbatore City, S Lakshmi, visited the spot and said the police are investigating the matter. According to police, some window panes were damaged. Workers initi...

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Champions Trophy Final: Will India break the numbers jinx against Pakistan

Not many would have expected an India-Pakistan final in the Champions Trophy , especially after India's dominating win over their arch-rivals in their Group B encounter. Spinner R Ashwin replaced Yad...

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CT 17: Sarfraz Ahmed`s uncle to support India during the finals

Pakistan , despite being defeated in the first match, made a significant turnaround and defeated South Africa, Sri Lanka and then England in the semi-finals to make their place cemented in the final...

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Trump Under Investigation for Firing FBI Director James Comey

Citing unnamed sources, The Washington Post this week reported that special counsel Robert Mueller has widened his current investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S presidential electio...

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Ind-Pak clash bigger than Ashes: Irfan Pathan

The Pakistani attack, comprising the likes of Mohammed Amir, Junaid Khan and Hasan Ali, has gone from strength to strength. Earlier, it used to be Shoaib (Akhtar) and Umar Gul vs us and now Amir is th...

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President Trump confirms he is under investigation

Trump admitted in an interview with NBC News' Lester Holt days after Comey's ousting on May 9 that the Russian Federation investigation influenced his decision to terminate him. "I know o...

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May negotiates minorty govt deal with DUP, urges national unity

The Northern Ireland-based party is being courted by May to create an alliance to push through the Conservative Party's agenda after a disastrous snap election left May short of a majority in Parli...

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Labour vote nearly doubled

In a morning-after-the-night-before speech outside her Downing Street residence, Ms. Thank you! Your submission has been received! As his pleas fell on deaf ears, Jones became shrill: "My passio...

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US President Donald Trump publicly acknowledges Russia probe includes him

Rosenstein wrote a memo used by the White House to justify Comey's firing , prompting him to reportedly threaten to resign since the memo , though critical of the former director's performanc...

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Critics fear Justice Dept. Deputy Attorney General could be sacked next

Mr Trump did not identify who "the man " was but appeared to be questioning the integrity of Deputy Attorney-General Rod Rosenstein - the Justice Department's number two official who appointed Mr...

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Missing USS Fitzgerald Sailors Found Dead

Missing USS Fitzgerald Sailors Found Dead

The seven sailors that were missing following a collision between a U.S. Navy ship and a merchant ship have been found dead, a U.S. official confirmed to ABC News. Aucoin said the USS Fitzgerald cou...

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US military service members wounded in insider attack in Afghanistan

At least one Afghan soldier was killed and another wounded, the US official said. Abdul Qahar Araam, spokesman for the Afghan army's 209th Corps, announced earlier that an Afghan soldier had shot ...

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Durant: Warriors aren't a "Super Team"

Can you blame her for inviting them to visit? "We don't even have to speak about it", Iguodala said . Durant averaged over 35 points a game on 56 percent shooting. The eyes say: After much fan dis...

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Qatar's Crisis With Saudi Arabia And Gulf Neighbors Has Decades-Long Roots

Qatar's Crisis With Saudi Arabia And Gulf Neighbors Has Decades-Long Roots

Also, the Qatar exchange said subscriptions to 3.3 million Doha Bank shares, which had been unsubscribed in the bank's capital increase, had been completed. Social media platform later reinstat...

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Ronaldo rocks Madrid with exit move

Irked by the tax evasion case, Ronaldo reportedly feels that the Real Madrid club doesn't protect him the way it should. However, yesterday's bombshell news that Ronaldo has made his mind up...

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Russian fan leader banned from opening Confederations Cup match

Russian Federation coach Stanislav Cherchesov , appointed after the country's disastrous Euro 2016 campaign, predicts a tricky encounter as he oversees his first competitive match in charge. The tour...

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USA president confirms he is under FBI investigation

Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein submitted a widely circulated memo to the president last month raising concerns over Mr Comey's performance, but Mr Trump later said he had already made th...

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Trump lashes out at Germany , 'fake news' media

Trump lashes out at Germany , 'fake news' media

On the Paris climate-change accord, he said he'd have to get back to his partners once he'd decided whether the USA was getting bilked - as though it has no interest of its own in avoiding a globa...

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DUP's Arlene Foster meets with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar over Stormont talks

Other EU governments will be happy to let Britain keep trade open as it would limit the hit to their own economies, officials told Reuters, though they are not ready to ease conditions that May would ...

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As penalty for 'election-meddling', US Senate approves new Russia sanctions

The Senate signalled it's ready to expand sanctions against Russian Federation amid a probe into its meddling in the U.S. presidential election, and to let Congress review any move by President Don...

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United Kingdom plans to offer "very generous" terms for European Union citizens after Brexit

Britain and the European Union are already at odds over the order of the talks, with London insisting future trade ties should be discussed at the same time as the divorce despite opposition from ...

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As Russia Probe Widens, Special Counsel Builds Up Team

Also unclear was whether the president's comment confirming he was under investigation was based on direct knowledge or media reports that Mueller is examining whether the president obstructed justi...

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Robinson: Trump is feeling heat from Mueller's Russian Federation probe

Robinson: Trump is feeling heat from Mueller's Russian Federation probe

In light of Trump's concern about leaks, it's possible that Rosenstein's Thursday night statement was aiming to appease a president who has himself often criticized the news media for citing unnamed s...

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Jadhav case: Pakistan to appoint ad hoc judge in ICJ panel

Jadhav case: Pakistan to appoint ad hoc judge in ICJ panel

The next hearing in the case would be decided by the ICJ President after the two countries submit their respective documents, he said. India will file the claim first in the case after which Pakista...

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Qatar not ready to change its policies

Qatar not ready to change its policies

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has said isolating Qatar would not resolve any problems. "I bought lots of vegetables, frozen chicken and milk for my children, things I knew would be the first to d...

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Trump uses social media to question investigation of his campaign

Trump uses social media to question investigation of his campaign

The transition official said the organization has also separately asked the General Services Administration to preserve records from the Trump transition that were transferred to its facilities after ...

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Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry lead Warriors to National Basketball Association title

The Golden State Warriors said they have not yet made a decision whether to visit the White House to celebrate their 2017 NBA Championship win. "I remember the first day of camp and I walk into ...

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