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Trump will not announce Israel embassy move on trip

Trump will not announce Israel embassy move on trip

Israel's Justice Minister, Ayelet Shaked, who famously stated: "This is a war against two people, not a war on terror, Israel must slaughter all Palestinian mothers who give birth to "little snakes". This is unlikely while Benjamin Netanyahu remains prime minister of Israel. Trump has repeatedly expressed his desire to bring about a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, and claimed that coming to a peace agreement is "not as hard as people have thought over the years". Read More

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White House doesn't dispute Trump called Comey a 'nut job' to Russians

White House doesn't dispute Trump called Comey a 'nut job' to Russians

Trump also said he would announce his pick to succeed Comey soon and told reporters in the Oval Office with Santos just before their joint news conference that 2000 Democratic vice presidential nominee and former Connecticut Sen. In a blog post on Thursday, Wittes explained that he was going public because he thought Americans needed to hear the information -- and also because he did not want the administration to think that Comey was the one leaking to the media. Read More

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Manchester explosion: Here's what we know about the victims

Manchester explosion: Here's what we know about the victims

MANCHESTER , England (AP) - A highly anticipated night for Ariana Grande fans ended in blood and terror after an explosion tore through the foyer of the Manchester Arena. Many Manchester residents responded early Tuesday with offers of shelter and details on locations where displaced concert-goers had been taken in. "Our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by this tragedy", the post says. Read More

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CBSE 10th Result 2017, CBSE Board 12th Class Date Time @cbseresults

CBSE 10th Result 2017, CBSE Board 12th Class Date Time @cbseresults

Also as per a Hindustan Times report , the Class 12 exam results are likely to be declared by May 25. Almost 11 lakh students appeared for the CBSE 12th exams this year, while close to 9 lakh students appeared to the 10th exams. The Class 12 CBSE results for 2017 will also be available via IVR. All students have also been requested to keep their relevant candidate information, like roll numbers, ready in order to avoid delays. Read More

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S. Korea fires shots at N. Korea after object crosses border

S. Korea fires shots at N. Korea after object crosses border

Tillerson's comments reportedly came during a meeting with South Korea's newly appointed special envoy to the U.S., Hong Seok-hyun-one of four senior diplomats dispatched by newly elected President Moon Jae-in this week. Wang also noted that the new South Korean government should also promote dialogue . He said a new resolution is being negotiated and council members are expected to discuss it during Tuesday's closed consultations. Read More

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IAF's Su-30 goes missing near Sino-Indian border

IAF's Su-30 goes missing near Sino-Indian border

On March 15, a Sukhoi-30MKI aircraft of the Indian Air Force had crashed during a training sortie in Barmer , Rajasthan. A massive search operation has also been launched to track down the missing aircraft. According to India Today, the region was suffering from bad weather conditions when the Sukhoi 30 lost contact with the ground control. No casualty was reported as both the pilots were ejected before the plane crashed. Read More

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HC serves notice to Kejriwal on Jaitley's fresh defamation suit

HC serves notice to Kejriwal on Jaitley's fresh defamation suit

Joint Registrar Pankaj Gupta issued notice to Kejriwal asking him to respond why the defamation proceedings should not be initiated against him. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . "It is also evident that Kejriwal. attempted to gain cheap political mileage, with ulterior motive and malafide design, by causing further damage to the impeccable reputation of Jaitley". Read More

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Trump's inspiring Middle East firsts

Trump's inspiring Middle East firsts

The visit is the second of three stops on the President's schedule aimed at highlighting the importance of the world's three largest monotheistic religions. "We have before us a rare opportunity to bring security and stability and peace to this region and to its people", Mr Trump said upon his arrival in Tel Aviv . Read More

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France's Macron looks to past post-win, gears up for future

France's Macron looks to past post-win, gears up for future

Similar cables of congratulations were sent by Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Naif, deputy premier and minister of interior, and Deputy Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, second deputy premier and minister of defense. The partial list - his Republic on the Move party had said previously that it would stand in every one of the National Assembly's 577 seats - represented Macron's first stab at creating a parliamentary power base that will help him push forward with reforms once in office. Read More

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Ex-coal secy held guilty in coal scam

Ex-coal secy held guilty in coal scam

Former Coal Secretary H C Gupta and two serving senior officials were today sentenced to two year imprisonment by a special court for irregularities in the allocation of a coal block in Madhya Pradesh to a private firm. The Supreme Court had recently dismissed his plea seeking joint trial in all these cases. HC Gupta, who was Coal Secretary for 2 years under the Congress-led UPA government before he retired in 2008, chaired a screening committee that cleared at least 40 cases of coal ... Read More

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Pakistan asks ICJ for early hearing in Kulbhushan Jadhav case

Pakistan asks ICJ for early hearing in Kulbhushan Jadhav case

Asserting that the Kashmir issue can only be resolved through the means of a bilateral agreement, Chacko said, "In this context, if Pakistan thinks the Kashmir issue can be raised at the ICJ, Pakistan is highly mistaken". Pakistan Bar Council's (PBC) executive member Raheel Kamran Sheikh expressed concern over Pakistan's dismal success rate in global arbitration at just two per cent. Read More

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Korea to cease missile tests

Korea to cease missile tests

North Korea is adamant about not only continuing, but vastly improving its nuclear weapons program. Experts say the "medium long-range" Hwasong-12 missile the North fired on Sunday achieved a higher altitude and longer flight time than any other missile the country has tested. Read More

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Theresa May issues statement on concert attack

Theresa May issues statement on concert attack

Ambulances and bomb disposal teams rushed to the venue, as anxious family members searched for their loved ones and residents opened their doors to stranded concert-goers after trains were cancelled. Monday. A US Department of Homeland Security statement said it was "closely monitoring" the situation and added that the department has "no information to indicate a 'specific credible threat involving music venues in the United States". Read More

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Senate confirms Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad as Ambassador to China

Senate confirms Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad as Ambassador to China

Download our Expert Edition e-book, Cyber: Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation. Republicans and Democrats have praised Branstad's Midwestern pragmatism. "It lays right at his feet that we have not moved backward". Now, he's on track to be the next U.S. Ambassador to China. Branstad said he intends to use his decades-long relationship with Chinese President Xi Jinping to advance USA and worldwide interests. Read More

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Donald Trump calls for help in tackling 'Islamic extremism'

Donald Trump calls for help in tackling 'Islamic extremism'

It has nothing to do with country. Tillerson said the package supports the kingdom "in the face of malign Iranian influence and Iranian-related threats which exist on Saudi Arabia's borders on all sides". Trump contextualized the war against terrorism in a stark, black-and-white contrast, calling it, "a battle between good and evil". "I think that would be a awful abdication of our global leadership when it comes to advocating for people who are the subject of persecution, or imprisoned, ... Read More

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Multiple fatalities after suspected explosion at Ariana Grande concert

At least 20 people were dead, NBC News was reporting. Manchester Fire and Rescue tweeted a statement to say crews were helping police and paramedics at "the scene of this horrific incident". Universal Music Group, parent company for Grande's record label, Republic Records, posted a statement on Facebook. Desperate parents and friends used social media to search for loved ones on Tuesday after a blast killed at least 19 people at a British concert by US singer Ariana Grande , with ... Read More

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No bomb manufacturing will be allowed: Mamata

No bomb manufacturing will be allowed: Mamata

I have zero tolerance for such things". "No hooliganism or threat with arms and swords will be allowed". Reacting to Friday's development, Adhir Chowdhury said that the comment was a personal view of the chief minister. I know he is in the village only. "I am talking to him for Presidential election", said the Bengal CM. She said this in an administrative meeting at Birbhum. Read More

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New Missile: N/Korea ready for mass production

New Missile: N/Korea ready for mass production

The Korean Central News Agency reported that Kim Jong-un was very satisfied with the launch and ordered to begin serial production of this type of missile for North Korea's strategic forces. "South Korean and United States intelligence authorities believe that through yesterday's test, North Korea has collected data meaningful in improving the reliability of its missile technologies", Colonel Roh said on Monday. Read More

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FM: US understands Turkey's position against Syrian Kurds

Shortly before Erdogan was due to arrive at the Turkish ambassador's residence, members of his notorious security detail pushed past USA police and assaulted the protest group. USA government officials have been roundly critical of the guard's actions. Erdogan referred to the protests as he addressed the audience inside: "They are shouting, but they don't know what's going on back in Turkey". Read More

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White House adviser is person of interest in Russian Federation probe

Senate Intelligence Committee, which is investigating possible Russian meddling in the 2016 election. "Comey served his country with honour for many years, and he deserves an opportunity to tell his story. Trump was using a negotiating tactic when he told Russian officials about the "great pressure " he was under, another US official defended the president to the Times , suggesting that Trump's goal was to create a sense of obligation with Russian officials and to coax concessions on ... Read More

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Scotland's papers: Concert 'carnage' in Manchester

British Police suspects the blast to be a terrorist incident, reports news agency Reuters . "Reports of blood and people injured". There was panic after the explosion, which struck around 10:30 p.m. After the initial incident, police carried out a precautionary controlled explosion nearby but the item turned out to be discarded clothing, not a "suspicious item", Greater Manchester Police said. Read More

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