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Protesters killed as Indian troops move on militants in Kashmir

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Four civilians were also injured as security forces opened fire at a mob that indulged in stone-pelting. The clashes erupted after five terrorists, including Hizbul commander Saddam Paddar, Kashmir University assistant professor Muhammad Rafi Bhat, Tawseef Sheikh, Molvi Bilal and Adil Ahmad, were killed in the Shopian gunfight. Read More »

How Analysts Rated Lookers plc (LON:LOOK) Last Week?

The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 11.55%. The company has market cap of 106.73 billion GBP. Among 8 analysts covering NMC Health PLC (LON:NMC), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. The insider FULGONI GIAN sold 20,000 shares worth $887,600. Kohlhagen Steven W sold 3,000 shares worth $229,358. The company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Tuesday, December 19. Read More »

Stormy Daniels Hits the Town After 'SNL' Cameo

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Giuliani told anchor George Stephanopoulos on ABC News' "This Week". "The more Mr. Giuliani talks, the worse Mr. Trump's legal situation becomes", Eisen said. After several calls, Cohen finally connects Trump (Baldwin) with Stormy, who tells The Donald, "Sorry, Donald, it's too late for that". Clifford says she slept with Trump in 2006, while he was married to first lady Melania Trump, and was paid to keep quiet. Read More »

Amid AMU Row, Samajwadi Party Leader Compares Jinnah To Gandhi, Nehru

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He said if those behind this conspiracy have the courage, they should try and have Jinnah's portrait in the HC's museum removed. Addressing AMU students, he said it is one of the leading universities in the country and they (the students) should be aware of the expectations the country has from them. Read More »

Fan gets PM Modi tattoo on his back in Karnataka's Raichur

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BJP has, however, grabbed the opportunity to hit back at Pakistan and accused it of indirectly helping the Congress party. "Veera Madakari Onake Obavva are forgotten, but for the sake of vote bank politics they have been into observing jayantis of both Sultans", he said while addressing a rally in Chitradurga. Read More »

Fresh Earthquake In Hawaii Forces People From Their Homes

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He said fountains of lava were shooting 150 feet into the air at about 5.30pm and lava had spread over a 200-yard-wide area behind a house in Leilani Estates . The two quakes were centered in nearly exactly the same location. In this photo released by US Geological Survey, a plume of ash rises from the Puu Oo crater on Hawaii's Kilaueaa Volcano, Thursday, May 3, 2018 in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Read More »

Trump Shows Sympathy for Manafort After Judge Questions Case

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But that gets back to one of the original sins of the prosecution of Manafort - It was beyond the scope of Mueller's authority when the investigation started and the raid on Manafort's home took place. "At the end of the day, it's very risky to read the tea leaves from comments from the bench". If Ellis dismissed the charges, they would likely be reinstated by an appeals court, Griffin said. Read More »

South Korean president to visit USA ahead of Trump's North Korea visit

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The Moon visit was announced after Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, met with his South Korean counterpart, Chung Eui-yong, at the White House on Friday. Kim, a South Korean-born USA citizen, has been held the longest. The president on Friday shared new details about that meeting but without specifics. Read More »

Arizona lawmakers set stage for late-night budget debate

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It will be updated. Although the raises were lower than what teachers wanted, they are an improvement over the 1 percent raises Ducey originally proposed. The #20x2020 plan has been passed by the legislature and I was proud to sign it into law, providing a 20 percent boost in teacher pay over the next three years and a significant increase in flexible dollars to Arizona schools for new textbooks, technology, infrastructure, and support staff. Read More »

China installs missile systems on Philippine-claimed reefs

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On it informs TV channel CNBC , citing sources. " China's activities in the South China Sea is to uphold our sovereignty and territorial integrity". Beijing Thursday reasserted its right to build "defence" facilities in the disputed region, but declined to confirm reports it had installed new missiles on artificial islands it had built. Read More »

Iran rules out possibility of renegotiating nuclear deal

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But the perceived villainy of Iran by the average American is the stuff of cartoons. The bold Mossad operation to grab the files in Tehran in January has caught the Iranians red-handed. As Iran and Israel square off in Syria , things could get even more risky. Rarely have a leader's lies to his people and the world been clearer. Read More »

Ashton Whiteley - UK Lawmakers Criticize May's Brexit Strategy

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The Prime Minister has proposed two alternatives - but ministers are split over which solution to go with. A plan that would potentially dramatically reduce customs controls and barriers between the United Kingdom and the EU. It says: "Similar to the effects on the health service, we are seriously concerned that Brexit will exacerbate the already challenging teacher shortages in the UK". Read More »

PM Modi: Farmer-sensitive Government needed in Karnataka

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Responding to a question by a Kisan Morcha activist, Modi said the "karyakartas" (workers) should tell farmers with confidence that their income will be doubled by 2022. "This election is not only for changing the Congress govt. but for changing the fate of youth, women and farmers of Karnataka. It's not expected of them to accept this sin but they can at least keep quiet when our government has approved its implementation", Mr. Read More »

Air National Guard C-130 carrying 9 involved in deadly crash

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Dahlen said the plane was probably more than 50 years old and was headed to the 309th Aerospace Maintenance Regeneration Group at Davis Monthan Air Force Base - also known as a boneyard for old planes. The union reported the crash happened in the Savannah suburb of Port Wentworth. It was flying from the coastal city of Savannah, Georgia to Tucson, Arizona, where it was to be decommissioned. Read More »

ETA: Basque Separatist Group Disbands After Decades Of Conflict

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Victims of ETA and PIRA yesterday demanded that the Spanish government give no concessions to the Spanish terror group after it announced it has "completely dissolved all its structures". A final public declaration from ETA, which Spain regards as a terrorist group, is expected later on Thursday. Some 2,600 people were also injured by its long-running armed campaign. Read More »

May Marks The Start Of Severe Weather Season In Colorado

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For the past week, conditions have been mostly quiet across Central Illinois, which has meant mostly dry weather. Tornadoes , very large hail, and damaging winds are anticipated. Stick with Storm Team 12 with LIVE updates as storms develop, strengthen and move. Depending on how much rain falls on Tuesday in spots, any additional heavy rainfall on Wednesday could potentially bring some concerns for flooding. Read More »

Armenian Parliament Rejects Opposition Leader Pashinian As PM

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The vote at a special session of parliament on May 1 came shortly after Vahram Baghdasarian, head of the Republican Party of Armenia's (HHK) parliamentary faction, announced that his party would vote against Pashinian. "A revolution of love and tolerance is continuing", he said, also urging people to turn out for a huge rally Wednesday evening as the crowds chanted "Nikol!" Mr Sargsyan, who had served 10 years as president, stepped down on 23 April just days after being sworn in as PM. Read More »

Armenian opposition block nominates Prime Minister

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But my first step will be the creation of safeguards to conduct legal, honest and fair elections", he told reporters. The opposition, consisting of Tsarukyan's Prosperous Armenia Party, the Yelk (Way Out) block, of which Pashinyan's Civil Contract Party is a part, and the Armenian Revolutionary Federation, hold 47 seats in total. Read More »

Facebook blames 'bug' for unusual hate speech prompt

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The Times spoke with advocacy groups who flag alarming content to Facebook , but they say not much is being done. Tuesday was also the first day of F8, the social network's annual developer conference, where it was expected to address numerous privacy changes and quality-control measures put in effect since it was reported that data firm Cambridge Analytica allegedly abused the private information of up to 87 million Facebook users for political operations. Read More »

Boston, Get Ready! Amazon to Add 2000 Jobs

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The new facility will span 416,000 square feet and open in 2022. However, the organization said in April that most of the 20 finalists have offered secretive bids to Amazon. However, this latest expansion is focused on its Vancouver tech hub and is created to foster more innovation and technical creativity. Aside from the most obvious way Amazon could make money through Alexa, ordering items from the Amazon.com eCommerce platform, the team has been developing new areas. Read More »

Adamawa government confirms 27 people dead in Mubi bomb blasts

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The Commissioner said the police Anti-Bomb Squad have been deployed to the scene of the incident at Mubi to manage the situation. A pair of explosions killed at least 24 worshippers at a mosque in Nigeria , with numerous victims caught in the second blast while trying to flee, police said. Read More »

Massive apartment building fire in Brazil kills one as building collapses

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The network's terrifying footage shows the moment when the fire damaged too much of the structure, causing each floor to collapse on the one below as they fell like dominoes. The fire began overnight and spread rapidly, turning the building into an inferno before it fell down. Many such dwellings are run like regular apartment buildings, with doormen and residents paying monthly fees. Read More »

Two Arabs on trial in Saudi Arabia accused of spying for Israel

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The Leader then decried the United States policy of countering the Islamic Republic by fomenting regional feud, adding, "The Americans are trying to pit the Saudis and some (other) regional countries against the Islamic Republic, while if they (Saudis) have any wisdom, they should not be deceived by the USA". Read More »

Ana Navarro: Give Nobel Peace Prize To Michelle Wolf For WHCD Gig

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The full interview will be available Tuesday afternoon, but NPR released Monday some choice excerpts from the conversation. No, not even slightly. "I have sat here now for I don't know how many months, hearing people tell me that I should take it as a joke when Donald Trump goes after Elizabeth Warren, Mika Brzezinski , Carly Fiorina - we could go through entire morning with me telling you the women whose looks he has gone after", Navarro said. Read More »

Lords vote to allow United Kingdom parliament to block Brexit 'no deal'

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An amendment to the EU Withdrawal Bill tabled by Viscount Hailsham would give MPs the power to ask Theresa May to return to the negotiating table if it decided her deal was inadequate. Labour's shadow Leader of the Lords, Baroness (Angela) Smith of Basildon said: 'We're half-way through the voting stage but this Bill continues to be an opportunity for the Prime Minister to take a pragmatic view of how best to protect the rights of United Kingdom citizens - rather than be distracted by the ... Read More »

Taiwan condemns China's deal to establish ties with Dominican Republic

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While the news conference is being held, the Presidential Office also released a statement, expressing regret over the decision of the Dominican Republic. "History and socioeconomics reality now force us to change course", he said. "Beijing has constantly ratcheted up military pressure in the region, and used the so-called "one-China principle" to increase the tension in the region and across the Taiwan Strait, the statement says". Read More »

Mueller has list of questions for Trump

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Mueller is also probing whether Trump obstructed the investigation. Other key questions revolve around Trump's relationships with his former national security adviser Michael Flynn , attorney general Jeff Sessions, and James Comey , the Federal Bureau of Investigation director that Trump fired in May 2017. Read More »

North Korea Meeting Could Happen in Korean DMZ

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Earlier on Twitter he mentioned the so-called "House of peace" in the negotiation point in the South of the demilitarized zone as a possible platform for dialogue. Under the USA -led "maximum pressure" campaign, North Korea has been slapped with some of the strictest sanctions to date over its nuclear weapons program . Read More »

Syrian Army clears Damascus southern outskirts of terrorism

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He explained that heavy shelling have destroyed thousands of homes where there is no running water and no electricity. Yarmouk's last hospital is now no longer functional. Those rebels who have in the past fought both the militants and the Syrian army have also been targeted by the army in an attempt to force them to capitulate. Read More »

Stormy Daniels files defamation suit against Trump

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This statement was in response to another tweet which showed a side-by-side comparison of 2 images, one a sketch of a man Clifford claims threatened her on behalf of Trump, and the other a picture of Clifford's ex-husband, who looks similar to the sketch in Trump's view. Read More »

'Tester Should Resign.' Trump Defends VA Pick Ronny Jackson Despite Misconduct Allegations

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Sean Conley, a navy veteran who took over Jackson's responsibilities as Trump's personal doctor after the latter's nomination last month, will remain in the role, the reports said , quoting White House sources. That official also claims there are documents that clear Jackson of some allegations made against him. "Not fair, Tester!" he added. "My sleeves are rolled up and ready to work with Chairman (Johnny) Isakson to vet and confirm a secretary who is fit to run the VA". Read More »

Judge tosses Manafort civil suit challenging special counsel

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He has pleaded not guilty to the charges he now faces, which allege bank fraud and crimes related to his foreign lobbying work before the election. None of the charges directly relate to work he performed for Trump's campaign, and he has sought to have them dismissed . Read More »

Undistracted by FBI visit, Emelianenko wins by TKO over Mir

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The contents of that discussion was not disclosed by Emelianenko's manager, Jerry Millen. Emelianenko's connection to Trump dates back to 2008, when Emelianenko headlined two events for Affliction Entertainment MMA , a promotion in which Trump held an ownership stake. Read More »