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Quake reported in North India, Pakistan, Afghanistan

Quake reported in North India, Pakistan, Afghanistan

The epicenter of the quake was in the Hindukush mountains and its depth was recorded at 178 km, the Pakistan Metrological Department (PMD) said. There are also reports that people in Pakistan, Uzbek...

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3 dead, 2 injured after helicopter crashes into house in Newport Beach

3 dead, 2 injured after helicopter crashes into house in Newport Beach

Visible damage to the home occurred with at least one exterior wall showing evidence of the impact. Photos show a piece of the tail rotor lodged into the roof of a home across the street. "We heard ...

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Otto Warmbier's parents recognized at State of the Union in emotional moment

Otto Warmbier's parents recognized at State of the Union in emotional moment

Other symbolic honoured guests were seated nearby, including the parents and two siblings of Otto Warmbier, an American student who died past year shortly after being released from detention by Nort...

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Report issued on Hawaii false missile alert

Report issued on Hawaii false missile alert

The Hawaii employee who issued a ballistic missile alert to residents - causing mass panic for almost 40 minutes earlier this month - intentionally sent the message thinking the island was being att...

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Trump's Lawyers Arguing Mueller Has Not Met Threshold to Interview the President

Trump's Lawyers Arguing Mueller Has Not Met Threshold to Interview the President

The bill authored by Tillis and Coons would require "misconduct, dereliction of duty, incapacity, or conflict of interest" before a special counsel could be fired, while the Graham and Booker measur...

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Budget will give flight to India's economy: PM Modi

Budget will give flight to India's economy: PM Modi

The Modi-led-government has tabled the economic survey for 2017-18 in the Budget session of Parliament. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leaders of various parties attended the dinner at Parliam...

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Assange: After 'Butcher' of Libyan Women, Clinton 'Covers Up Sexual Impropriety'

Assange: After 'Butcher' of Libyan Women, Clinton 'Covers Up Sexual Impropriety'

The New York Times reported last week that Ms Clinton chose not to fire Burns Strider , the faith adviser from her 2008 campaign, after he was accused of inappropriately touching and emailing a camp...

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Floodwaters along swollen Seine peak in Paris, threaten Normandy

Floodwaters along swollen Seine peak in Paris, threaten Normandy

But they warned that it will take more than a week for the river to reach "classic levels" for the season. The swollen Seine river in Paris has now peaked at 5.84 metres, four metres higher than i...

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Ireland to hold abortion referendum

The group heard harrowing testimony from scores of Irish women and received more than 13,000 individual submissions . But anti-abortion activists argue that Ireland has unique laws which save thous...

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Apple's iPhone SE sequel reportedly won't be a big revamp

Apple's iPhone SE sequel reportedly won't be a big revamp

Nikkei claims Apple saw a lower than expected demand for the iPhone X over the holiday season in key markets such as the United States, United Kingdom, China, and across Europe. The 2018 iPhone X wil...

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Economic Survey to be presented today as Budget session begins

Economic Survey to be presented today as Budget session begins

The 68-day long budget session of Parliament begins on Monday with the ceremonial address of President Ram Nath Kovind at the joint sitting of both the Houses in the Central Hall. "I hope sessio...

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USA seeks decisive action against Taliban after Afghanistan blasts

Diaa Hadid, reporting from Islamabad , tells Morning Edition that one theory making the rounds in Afghanistan is that the spate of recent attacks has been triggered by competition between ISIS and ...

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Philip Hammond calls for Brexit 'middle way' after Tory fury

Philip Hammond calls for Brexit 'middle way' after Tory fury

But, to allow companies to conform to new situation, y will seek to agree on a transitional period - "Implementation phase" is expression used by British Government - in which status quo will contin...

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Indian Army personnel booked by J&K police for deaths in Shopian firing

Indian Army personnel booked by J&K police for deaths in Shopian firing

Two of the injured, identified as Javaid Ahmad Bhat and Suhail Javid Lone, died, the police officials said. One youth is in critical condition in a Srinagar hospital. The Army said that seven jawans...

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Trump ready to apologise for retweeting United Kingdom videos

Donald Trump has caused a lot of controversy on Twitter with the US President of tweeting things that are misspelled, insensitive or just downright risky. "Certainly, I wasn't endorsing anybody...

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Kabul: Coordinated attack on military academy kills at least five

Kabul: Coordinated attack on military academy kills at least five

Five soldiers were killed and 10 wounded, officials said. "One bomber detonated himself and the rest of the attackers are resisting. The attackers wanted to breach the battalion", Waziri said. "The ...

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MRI death case: Three accused arrested

MRI death case: Three accused arrested

But, they claimed, the ward boy said the oxygen cylinder could be carried into the room as the MRI machine had not been switched on. It all happened because of the carelessness of hospital's doctors...

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Sheriff: Death of 4-year-old Scotland County boy appears accidental

Sheriff: Death of 4-year-old Scotland County boy appears accidental

The FBI was waiting for a county medical examiner to confirm that the body is Raul and to determine a cause of death. It was previously unclear if crews had already started draining the pond near th...

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17 dead in Kabul blast

They have also blamed the deteriorating security situation on a deeply divided government embroiled in political feuding that has paralyzed parliament. Around 150 guests fled the mass shooting with so...

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Dozens killed in fire at Miryang hospital

Dozens killed in fire at Miryang hospital

The six-storey structure housed a nursing home as well as the hospital, and the National Fire Agency said 33 people had been killed, with 13 critically injured. "According to an initial eyewitness, fi...

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US Judiciary Committee to Release Transcripts of Trump Tower Meeting Interviews

US Judiciary Committee to Release Transcripts of Trump Tower Meeting Interviews

Ahead of the meeting, Trump Jr. had emailed with British publicist Rob Goldstone, who told Trump's eldest son that the Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya had dirt on Hillary Clinton . While the com...

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Palestinians strangle, burn cardboard cuts of Trump and Pence

Palestinians strangle, burn cardboard cuts of Trump and Pence

KEITH: No. Vice President Pence has said repeatedly that he would like to meet with Palestinians while he's here, but they aren't really interested in meeting with him. Despite the obsequious fawning ...

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Karnataka bandhs put BJP in uncomfortable position as Congress leverages Mahadayi issue

Karnataka bandhs put BJP in uncomfortable position as Congress leverages Mahadayi issue

A group of protesters tried to disrupt rail services by entering the Bengaluru's Sangolli Rayanna railway station but police stopped and detained them. Repeated efforts by the state seeking the prim...

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Falcon Heavy to take first flight Feb

Falcon Heavy to take first flight Feb

Generated quite a thunderhead of steam", Musk wrote. SpaceX has commercial launches already planned which will use Falcon Heavy where the heavy-lift rocket is a key component in the plan to send...

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Barry and Honey Sherman case is being investigated as double homicide

Barry and Honey Sherman case is being investigated as double homicide

A real estate agent on December 15 discovered Barry and Honey Sherman dead, hanging by belts from a railing circling their indoor pool. They were bothfully clothed and wearing coats pulled down over...

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