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Stock markets slip as North Korea tensions build

Stock markets slip as North Korea tensions build

FTSE 100 index was trading at 7,326 levels, lower by 63.67 points, CAC 40 index was at 5,081 levels, down by 33.77 points, while the German DAX was at 11,997 levels, down by 16.82 points. But oth...

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Economic Survey warns of dangers of sustained deflation

Economic Survey warns of dangers of sustained deflation

The ongoing economic reform in India has resulted in an Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) equity inflow of Dollars 43.4 billion in the financial year 2016-17, the highest ever FDI equity inflows, noted ...

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Indian fishermen sent to remand till Aug 23 by SL court

Indian fishermen sent to remand till Aug 23 by SL court

Arulanandham, president of Alliance for the Release of Innocent Fishermen (ARIF). Twelve fishermen from this island were arrested today by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly fishing near the Lankan...

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Girl home safe after Amber Alert

Girl home safe after Amber Alert

The 2-year-old has since been reunited with her mother. Witnesses saw a man drop off the girl at Wendy's on South Town Crossing around 4:20 p.m. Police say 2-year-old Adayah Renee Bratton is bel...

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Defense Secretary James Mattis Visits Silicon Valley Amid Tensions With N. Korea

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has kicked off his first official tech outreach program with a tour of Amazon's headquarters with Trump nemesis Jeff Bezos. 'Amazon is getting away with murder tax-wise, '...

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Senate rejects gay marriage plebiscite

Senate rejects gay marriage plebiscite

The Senator made it clear Labor would be opposing the motion to hold a plebiscite and has urged all senators to do the same. The "Sea of Hearts" display launched in support of marriage equality yest...

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DSP Traffic, driver killed in Karachi

DSP Traffic, driver killed in Karachi

According to sources, unidentified gunmen surrounded his vehicle and fired around 15 bullets, killing the top traffic officer and constable Sultan on the spot. Officials of the police are targeted i...

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Amber Alert issued for 4-year-old Palm Beach County boy

Amber Alert issued for 4-year-old Palm Beach County boy

An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing 4-year-old boy last seen in Jupiter, Florida. Officers say authorities have not located the child and the investigation continues. He has brown hair, brown...

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Zimbabwe Plans $1B on University to Honor Mugabe

Zimbabwe Plans $1B on University to Honor Mugabe

Economic output has halved since 2000. Zimbabwe struggles to pay its workers and spends more than 90 percent of the national budget on salaries, leaving very little for roads, hospitals and educatio...

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Ongoing Investigation after Shooting Victim goes to Hospital

Ongoing Investigation after Shooting Victim goes to Hospital

Police said the driver left the scene and may have driven west down the 106 Street exit ramp. Investigators hope to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has information on the dri...

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2 quake hits Philippine island of Luzon, jolts buildings

2 quake hits Philippine island of Luzon, jolts buildings

The quake was also felt in the Philippine capital of Manila . The shaking buildings forced the evacuation of offices and schools. The institute said the epicenter was 16 kilometers (10 miles) south...

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IL comptroller directs $429M grant to schools

IL comptroller directs $429M grant to schools

This year, each of those payments are set to amount to $244 million statewide. To ease the blow, her office distributed $429 million in grants that schools were owed in March for transportation and ...

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Sells 115444 Shares of Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP)

Sells 115444 Shares of Cempra, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEMP)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 1,680,500 shares of the biotechnology company's stock val...

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Navy jet crashes off Key West; pilot rescued

Navy jet crashes off Key West; pilot rescued

The pilot had shot off an emergency smoke signal and was spotted around 1:15 p.m. Lt Russell Chilcoat of the Navy Reserve Forces Command said the pilot had ejected from his aircraft before it cras...

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Panicked commuters sprint from Oxford Circus station when smoke engulfs Tube

Panicked commuters sprint from Oxford Circus station when smoke engulfs Tube

Smoke was seen billowing out of a Bakerloo line train and the smell of burned plastic was reported by witnesses. Picture: Tom Singer Pictures shows the carriage full of smoke. Some people were running...

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After Cliffhanger Rajya Sabha Poll, Amit Shah Firm on Achieving Mission 150

After Cliffhanger Rajya Sabha Poll, Amit Shah Firm on Achieving Mission 150

Addressing the Bharatiya Janata Party's parliamentary party meeting, Modi said Shah had steered it to be the largest democratic political party in the world, reported IANS . Shah said Prime Minister ...

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Bihar senior IAS officer body found at Ghaziabad tracks

Bihar senior IAS officer body found at Ghaziabad tracks

My suicide note is kept in a Nike bag in room 742 of the Leela Palace Hotel in Delhi! Police said Pandey, in the note, has not blamed anyone and also left three mobile numbers. This was his first po...

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India trying to convert held Kashmir into a Muslim minority state: FO

India trying to convert held Kashmir into a Muslim minority state: FO

Referring to latest Indian atrocities, Zakaria said the Indian forces martyred 15 Kashmiris during the past week. Last week the count was 8. "Our young ones are killed with impunity and Indian trigger...

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No more vehicle insurance without pollution certificate

No more vehicle insurance without pollution certificate

A Bench of Justices Madan B. Lokur and Deepak Gupta accepted the recommendations of the Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA) for mandatory linking of PUC certificates with a...

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Second Man Arrested For Tampering With Evidence In Clinton Police Shooting

Second Man Arrested For Tampering With Evidence In Clinton Police Shooting

Investigators say they have found a rifle believed to have been used in last weekend's shooting death of a western Missouri police officer. Missouri Highway Patrol officers searching for suspect Ian...

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'You will lose': Mattis warns N. Korea against starting a war

'You will lose': Mattis warns N. Korea against starting a war

In accordance with the United Nations resolution, the EU Council said in a statement released Thursday that it had added a further nine individuals, including the state-owned Foreign Trade Bank (FTB...

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South Korean Military is Ready to Act Against Every North Korean Provocation

South Korean Military is Ready to Act Against Every North Korean Provocation

Ministry spokesman Baek Tae-hyun said on Friday that the North Korean restaurant workers who defected to South Korea en masse from China a year ago are stably adjusting to life in the South. The lib...

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Thunderstorms possible in afternoon and evening

Thunderstorms possible in afternoon and evening

South wind 10 to 14 miles per hour. Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 p.m. Friday and the weekend are more humid, and storms become a threat. That will bring us...

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'Bombastic comments' over North Korea not helpful, warns USA defence expert

'Bombastic comments' over North Korea not helpful, warns USA defence expert

Trump about the nuclear triad, that is the USA strategy of having nukes on land, in the air, and at sea. "It's hard to think of a president using more extreme language during crisis like this before...

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No plans to fire Mueller

No plans to fire Mueller

The sources add that it was part of those disclosures to Congress where Manafort revealed the June 2016 meeting between Donald Trump Jr., Jared Kushner and a Russian attorney at Trump Tower, first re...

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Melania Trump on New Jersey Vacation

Melania Trump on New Jersey Vacation

Levine, he says, set up the golf date with the president . Members of the media and some Trump aides are staying roughly 12 miles away at a Marriott located in an office park in suburban Bridgewate...

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Auto ignores railway crossing signal, narrowly avoids being destroyed by speeding train

Auto ignores railway crossing signal, narrowly avoids being destroyed by speeding train

The footage shows the barriers coming down and seconds later the vehicle approaching, the driver apparently unaware of its presence and driving straight through it. Police said the driver was a 48-yea...

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Sen. Ron Johnson: My comments on John McCain's brain tumor were 'misconstrued'

Sen. Ron Johnson: My comments on John McCain's brain tumor were 'misconstrued'

McCain explained. "In other words, the old walk softly but carry a big stick, Teddy Roosevelt's saying , which I think is something that should've applied because all it's going to do is bring us clo...

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'Fire and fury' threat to North Korea not tough enough

Using heated language unusual for a U.S. president, Trump recently warned that if Pyongyang threatens to attack the United States again, the USA will respond with " fire and fury like the world has...

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Teachers save boy — Blue whale challenge

Teachers save boy — Blue whale challenge

The Solapur cops traced the boy's location through his mobile and found that he was on his way to Pune on a bus. The police official said the boy looked "lost" and was silent when the police took hi...

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As Trump Delays, McCain Adds Afghanistan Military Strategy To Annual Defense Bill

As Trump Delays, McCain Adds Afghanistan Military Strategy To Annual Defense Bill

Declaring that since no strategy for the U.S.in Afghanistan has come from the White House yet, Arizona Sen. "Nearly seven months into President Trump's administration, we've had no strategy at all a...

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At Least 36 Killed, 13 Hurt in Bus Crash in China

At Least 36 Killed, 13 Hurt in Bus Crash in China

Approximately 260,000 people are killed on the country's mainland each year at a rate of 18.8 deaths per 100,000 people, according to the World Health Organisation. Thirteen people were injured and ...

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Vande Mataram symbol of nationalist ethos: Minister

Vande Mataram symbol of nationalist ethos: Minister

According to the Newspaper, The proposal, which might be extended to government-aided schools in BMC jurisdiction, will now be sent to BMC commissioner Ajoy Mehta for his remarks.After the proposal ...

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North Korea crisis puts cozy relationship in spotlight — Fox & Friends & Trump

North Korea crisis puts cozy relationship in spotlight — Fox & Friends & Trump

Mr. Trump's "first order" refers to a January 27 presidential memorandum ordering a new Nuclear Posture Review , characterized by the Pentagon as "legislatively mandated" and the basis of nuclear...

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Trump To McConnell: Step Aside

Trump To McConnell: Step Aside

McConnell is the man in control of his legislative legacy. "I think no action is probably not going to work, because you've got a lot of private health insurance markets imploding", McConnell said ...

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Trump's Lawyer Blames Obama For North Korea's Nuclear Arsenal

Trump's Lawyer Blames Obama For North Korea's Nuclear Arsenal

Starting on Wednesday night, the Republican president retweeted a series of Twitter posts related to his Democratic predecessor, starting with one by John Bolton, a former USA ambassador to the United...

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Venezuela Constituent Assembly creates truth commission

Venezuela Constituent Assembly creates truth commission

Washington slapped sanctions on Maduro himself last week following similar action against 13 Venezuelan figures on July 26. "President Maduro swore in this illegitimate Constituent Assembly to furth...

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Trump More Popular Than Congress — CNN Poll

Trump More Popular Than Congress — CNN Poll

Republicans in Congress failed to fulfill their promise to their constituents last month by being incapable of repealing Obamacare in the U.S. Senate. "I think there are a couple of Republicans that n...

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Ghana's Yiadom having Huddersfield Town medical

We played Brentford (on the opening day) a year ago, this time it is Crystal Palace . He was last night closing in on signing number 11, with full-back Andy Yiadom set to make a £3.5m move from ...

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Trump to declare opioid crisis a 'national emergency'

Trump to declare opioid crisis a 'national emergency'

But these programs often aren't very robust and don't share data across state lines, which federal aid could help address. "It's a serious problem the likes of which we've never had". Groups advocatin...

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