• Senior White House aide resigns after domestic abuse allegations

    Senior White House aide resigns after domestic abuse allegations

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    While White House senior staff, including Chief of Staff John Kelly, initially defended Porter, the latest report from the DailyMail.com included a photo of one ex-wife's bruised face. Why would Hatch trust the White House to apprise him of all the reasons it needed a defense of its staff secretary? He helped craft Mr Trump's well-received State of the Union address and was credited internally for helping bridge divides in a White House riven by rivalries and for helping more effectively ...
  • Mattis: Pentagon is putting together options for military parade

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    For instance, US Federal Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly wrote that the US military was to ignore Trump's ban . His captivation with the show of force apparently came after his visit to France, where he was a guest for the nation's Bastille Day celebrations, which included a grand display of France's military equipment.
  • Two Jawans martyred as terrorists open fire inside Srinagar's SMHS Hospital

    Two Jawans martyred as terrorists open fire inside Srinagar's SMHS Hospital

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    The freaky incident took place while the terrorist was being taken to Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital for medical tests in Srinagar , Jammu and Kashmir. A red alert warning has been sounded in Srinagar . Police suspected that the attackers escaped with Jatt on motorbikes and vanished in bylanes of Srinagar city.
  • BC won't boycott Alberta beef amidst trade spat with our neighbours: Horgan

    BC won't boycott Alberta beef amidst trade spat with our neighbours: Horgan

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    Last week, B.C.'s NDP government proposed regulations that would prevent increased shipments of diluted bitumen through the province pending further study of how the extra-thick crude behaves when spilled in water. Kinder Morgan is also awaiting approval on its final route for the pipeline expansion before it can begin construction. Canada doesn't have a free provincial trade agreement, he said, so it's rare for trade wars to happen between them.
  • Hong Kong | 'Umbrella Movement' activists walk free

    Hong Kong | 'Umbrella Movement' activists walk free

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    A panel of five judges sided with Joshua Wong, Nathan Law and Alex Chow in their appeal against monthslong prison terms for unlawful assembly. A lower court had originally given Wong and Law community service orders and Chow a suspended sentence.
  • Poland's Prez says he will sign Holocaust bill

    Poland's Prez says he will sign Holocaust bill

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    I am honored . Now the next generation has an important lesson about the Holocaust of our people and I will ensure they learn it. But Israel has raised concerns it could stifle the truth about the involvement of some Poles. No legislation will change the past", added Bennett. The current Polish government is therefore right in demonstrating its indignation and objection to the term that is distorting the past and is clearly disrespectful to the memory of those who perished during the ...
  • 'Shameless threatening of Russia' - Iran on U.S. nuclear review

    'Shameless threatening of Russia' - Iran on U.S. nuclear review

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    Previous administrations, both Republican and Democrat, have worked to reduce the threat of nuclear weapons, and this review breaks sharply from that bipartisan tradition. However, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office has put the cost of modernizing the nuclear triad of bombers, land-based missiles and submarines through 2040 at $1.2 trillion.
  • UP: Quack uses single syringe to treat everyone, 40 HIV

    UP: Quack uses single syringe to treat everyone, 40 HIV

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    Twenty-one cases of the virus were confirmed during government-organized screening camps at the end of January, according to Choudhary. At least 10 people have been tested positive for HIV in Chakmirpur village. About 9,000 of those were under 15. The Indian Medical Association estimated there are 1 million fake doctors practicing in the country despite campaigns by health authorities.
  • Trump's message to Republicans on immigration: Compromise or win in 2018

    Trump's message to Republicans on immigration: Compromise or win in 2018

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    President Donald Trump on Saturday claimed complete vindication from a congressional memo that alleges the FBI abused its surveillance powers during the investigation into his campaign's possible Russian Federation ties. So are we united on those issues? No. He was giving a compromising, coalescing, optimistically hopeful State of the Union speech, one of the most captivating in recent memory.
  • Much Work Remains as NAFTA Talks Complete Round Six

    Much Work Remains as NAFTA Talks Complete Round Six

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    Freeland remains at odds with President Donald Trump on many things. "Mr. President, your leadership has jump-started our economy". Scrapping Nafta would badly hurt USA workers and industries, Mr Trudeau told Winnipeg radio station 680 CJOB.
  • Religious Group Aims to Ban Rihanna From Senegal

    Religious Group Aims to Ban Rihanna From Senegal

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    However, the masses may not know her most important work as a humanitarian and ambassador for Global Partnerships for Education (GPE). The French leader told delegates that countries where the world had witnessed "democracy being rolled back", were also where "girls were being pushed out of school".