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One dead in Kolkata's Majherhat bridge collapse; 31 admitted to hospital

One dead in Kolkata's Majherhat bridge collapse; 31 admitted to hospital

Mamata Banerjee , chief minister of West Bengal state, confirmed that one person was killed, adding, "19 people have received injuries". Kolkata , September 4: In a tragic incident, a portion of ...

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Emirates cancels all flights to Japan's Kansai airport

Emirates cancels all flights to Japan's Kansai airport

And the impact of Typhoon Jebi so far has already proven to be disastrous. The JMA said that Jebi is likely to make landfall on the main island of Shikoku or the Kii Peninsula on Tuesday and then ...

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Iranian Foreign Minister In Damascus Ahead Of Idlib Offensive

Iranian Foreign Minister In Damascus Ahead Of Idlib Offensive

The SOHR said the air strikes were in the countryside near Jisr Al Shughour on the western edge of the rebels' northwestern territory. A Syrian government minister said the siege of Idlib would prob...

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TopStory - Trump slams Sessions over Republican lawmakers' indictment

TopStory - Trump slams Sessions over Republican lawmakers' indictment

Asked if he would comply with a subpoena from Mueller, Trump said, "I'll see what happens" and added: "I view it differently". Seized by paroxysms of anger, Trump has intermittently pushed to fire h...

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Trump says Sessions’ DOJ has placed GOP in midterm jeopardy

Trump says Sessions’ DOJ has placed GOP in midterm jeopardy

The tweet marked Trump's latest attack on the Justice Department, which has a long history of carrying out investigations and pursuing indictments in a nonpartisan fashion. Collins was charged with ...

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Chinese billionaire arrested in Minneapolis

Chinese billionaire arrested in Minneapolis

The firms will marry JD's supply chain and logistics experience with Google technology to create "next generation" personalised retail in regions including Southeast Asia, the U.S. He declined to sa...

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Pakistan reacts after US cuts $300 million military aid

Pakistan reacts after US cuts $300 million military aid

The US has been pushing Pakistan to crack down on militant safe havens in the country, and announced a freeze on aid at the beginning of the year that an official said could be worth nearly US$2 bil...

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PM Imran discusses security situation with Gen Bajwa

PM Imran discusses security situation with Gen Bajwa

He stressed the importance of improving mutual relations at regional and worldwide levels, saying the two countries must further strengthen cooperation in the sectors of border security and banking as...

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Trump presses Supreme Court for action on Russian dossier

Trump presses Supreme Court for action on Russian dossier

Trump has recently begun targeting Ohr , urging that he be removed from the Justice Department. Former CIA Director Michael Hayden said on CNN tonight he has heard nothing but good things about...

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Nation bids farewell to Senator John McCain

Nation bids farewell to Senator John McCain

Of those who spoke at Friday's ceremony, fellow Republican Mitch McConnell had perhaps the fullest sense of the McCain experience. "The America of John McCain is the America of the revolution". ...

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U.S. to Cut All Funding to UN Palestinian Aid Agency

U.S. to Cut All Funding to UN Palestinian Aid Agency

Palestinian officials have already accused the U.S. of pro-Israel bias, especially after Mr Trump recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital and opened a USA embassy in Jerusalem , despite the city b...

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At least 7 killed in head-on bus crash in New Mexico

At least 7 killed in head-on bus crash in New Mexico

No details about the patients' conditions were released, nor was there confirmation of the total number of injured. Greyhound's intercity buses have provided budget travellers an affordable way to...

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Joe Biden Eulogized John McCain, Watch Full Speech in Video

Joe Biden Eulogized John McCain, Watch Full Speech in Video

The service at the Arizona Capitol marked the first appearance of McCain's family members since the senator died on Saturday (Sunday NZT) of brain cancer. As many as 15,000 members of the public...

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Last-ditch talks to avert battle for Syria’s Idlib

Last-ditch talks to avert battle for Syria’s Idlib

An assault on Idlib by Damascus and Moscow could be the last major battle of the civil war that has torn Syria apart since 2011. Ahmad Ramadan, a spokesman for the Syrian opposition's delegation t...

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Texas police seek mystery woman spotted in video with wrist restraints

Texas police seek mystery woman spotted in video with wrist restraints

The woman was not at the home when officers arrived after a request for them to check on the welfare of a man who was making suicidal comments, Spencer said. But on Wednesday morning, deputies wer...

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Theresa May’s got moves: Reactions to Africa visit

Theresa May’s got moves: Reactions to Africa visit

Former Prime Minister David Cameron had in 2013 visited Africa for Nelson Mandela's memorial service. Her only previous trip to the continent was a visit to Tunisia in 2015 in the aftermath of the S...

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United States could resume 'bigger than ever' Korean war games

United States could resume 'bigger than ever' Korean war games

Long Guoqiang, deputy director of the Development Research Center of the State Council, wrote: "The trade war is not just a measure for the USA to gain more economic benefits, it is also an import...

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What Will Happen to John McCain's Senate Seat?

What Will Happen to John McCain's Senate Seat?

Following the service, McCain will lie in state for the remainder of the day and the public will be invited to view his casket. President Donald Trump , who once criticized McCain for being taken pri...

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Trump responds to Sessions: Go investigate Dems, critics

Trump responds to Sessions: Go investigate Dems, critics

Trump has spent more than a year publicly and privately venting over Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the federal Russia-collusion investigation because he'd worked on Trump's campaign. S...

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Police Identify Madden Shooter as 24 Year Old Who Participated in Tournament

Police Identify Madden Shooter as 24 Year Old Who Participated in Tournament

Here's what we know about the victims. "Initially we thought it was a balloon popping, but there weren't any balloons in the room. We've faced an occurrence that is all too common that will require ...

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Pope silent over claims he covered up sex abuse scandal

Pope silent over claims he covered up sex abuse scandal

But the pope refused to address the allegation on Sunday. "I will not say a single word about this". After meeting privately with abuse victims on Saturday on the first papal visit to Ireland in...

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Trump abruptly cancels Pompeo’s trip to North Korea

Trump abruptly cancels Pompeo’s trip to North Korea

Moon's foreign minister, Kang Kyung-wha, talked with Mr. Pompeo on the phone on Saturday, expressing regrets over the cancellation of Mr. Pompeo's trip". His letter exchanges began in the early 1990s ...

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Australian government support plummets as new prime minister gets to work

Australian government support plummets as new prime minister gets to work

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and National Drought Coordinator Major-General Stephen Day are greeted by Australia's Minister for Agricultre and Water Resources David Littleproud after arriv...

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On second thought: Trump, Cohen lawyers stumble on facts

On second thought: Trump, Cohen lawyers stumble on facts

This means Weisselberg will not be put in jail even if he has committed a crime while he was working for Trump. "We were not the source of the story", he told CNN's Anderson Cooper last week. Davi...

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Egypt says no faults in hotel room of United Kingdom couple who died

Egypt says no faults in hotel room of United Kingdom couple who died

The company said circumstances surrounding the Coopers' deaths are "unclear" and that it received reports of "a raised level of illness among guests". He said: "The food, the temperatures of the food,...

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John McCain, Republican Senator and Vietnam Hero, Dies

John McCain, Republican Senator and Vietnam Hero, Dies

It was in July of this year that McCain was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Sen. John McCain's Vietnamese jailer said he respected his former inmate and felt sad about his death , as others in Vi...

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Multiple dead in shooting at video game tournament in Jacksonville, Florida

Multiple dead in shooting at video game tournament in Jacksonville, Florida

According to The New York Times , 24-year-old David Katz has been identified as the shooter. A live feed from the tournament was underway when the shooting took place, and the audio feed is int...

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McCain to be Honored in Arizona, Washington

Trump and McCain had a bitter relationship that lasted through McCain's final days. Top Israeli officials were also quick to express their condolences over McCain's death. Never one to give in, Trum...

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Trump escalates feud as AG hits back on criticism

Trump escalates feud as AG hits back on criticism

And he said that if the Federal Bureau of Investigation doesn't get to the bottom of Clinton's corruption, "at some point I may have to get involved!" Sessions, an early supporter of Trump's campa...

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Storms help with air pollution, but some parts of Utah still hazy

Storms help with air pollution, but some parts of Utah still hazy

On Friday, wind helped clear that smoke northward out of the Salt Lake Valley. "We did have a break over the past 48 hours, but it doesn't take a ton of smoke", Schultz said. That seems like a gloom...

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