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No Brexit breakthrough with May's government, Britain's Labour says

Jim Shannon made the remarks yesterday after The Sunday Times reported that Theresa May's government has a plan to enshrine in law a customs arr...

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Rwanda marks 25th anniversary of 1994 genocide

Some were shot; most were beaten or hacked by machetes. Our bodies and minds bear amputations and scars, but none of us is alone. "Together, we ...

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U.S. sanctions target Cuba's role in propping up Venezuela gov't -Mnuchin

Washington recognized the self-proclaimed opposition leader Juan Guaido as "interim president" of Venezuela at the end of January, but ef...

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Here’s what Kirstjen Nielsen said in her resignation letter to President Trump

On Saturday Ms Nielsen tweeted that she "could not be more proud" of border patrol agents , praising their "compassionate, humanitarian respons...

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Theresa May issues stark' warning of no Brexit at all

A furious Leave voter told Nigel Farage how she will never vote Tory again, after Theresa May met with Jeremy Corbyn to find a solution to the...

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'Opposition's soft attitude emboldened terrorists': PM Modi in Amroha

Taking a jibe at the Congress manifesto, Modi said, "The grand old party came out with their hypocrisy document of 50-60 pages". Terming their...

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Kidnapped US tourist rescued in Uganda

The American tourist, identified as Kimberly Sue Endicott, 35, of Costa Mesa, California, had been travelling with a couple described by polic...

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New Zealand mosque massacre suspect to face 89 charges

Brenton Tarrant , 28, will on Friday appear in the High Court at Christchurch , three weeks on from the shootings that killed 50 people. Tarr...

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UK starts issuing passports without 'European Union' on cover

Amid ongoing political chaos over how and when the United Kingdom will actually leave the EU, Prime Minister Theresa May this week asked for a...

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Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen has resigned

It remains unclear whether Nielsen has made a decision to leave voluntary, or whether she has been pressured to resign. The resignation comes ...

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Fresh Tensions Beset Migrant Camp in Northern Greece

Over 200 migrants and refugees started on Friday a sit-in protest on the tracks of the central railway station of Athens, demanding to be allo...

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Iran threatens to blacklist U.S. military if Washington designates Guards as terrorists

But Iranian officials say they'll respond in kind and will treat USA military forces "like the Islamic State all around the world", suggesting p...

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World Bank elects US administration's Malpass as its 13th president

He will start his new role next week, during the World Bank and IMF Spring Meetings, a bank spokesman said. This time around, bank board membe...

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US revokes visa of International Criminal Court prosecutor

A total of 122 countries signed the statue, including all European Union member states. But the USA responded, warning last month that the ...

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Trump says economy would 'rocket' if Fed cut rates

The president also suggested the central bank pursue quantitative easing, a strategy used in the aftermath of the financial crisis a decade ago ...

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Libya crisis: General Haftar tells forces to take capital

Eight years after the fall of strongman leader Moammar Gadhafi, the North African country is mired in violence and split into rival administrati...

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US President Donald Trump says he has not read the Mueller report

Mueller sent his 400-page report to Barr near the end of March. US Attorney General William Barr recently said that a redacted version of th...

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India rejects Pakistan's allegation of planning attack

Tension has been running high since a suicide auto bombing in India occupied Kashmir killed at least 40 Indian paramilitary police on Februa...

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New York man charged with threatening to kill Ilhan Omar

He is being held pending a detention hearing, scheduled for 10 April. The FBI said in a criminal complaint Carlineo called her a "terrorist" a...

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Karma as suspected poacher is trampled by elephants then eaten by lions

The Sun reports the four remaining hunters were arrested and are due to appear in court for poaching. The Lataba Herald reported that a pri...

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Saudi Arabia arrests more activists, including 2 US citizens

Saudi Arabia has come under sharp criticism in the United States over the civilian death toll in its offensive in Yemen and for the murder and d...

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May has plan to offer Labour Brexit customs arrangement

The Prime Minister heads to Brussels on Wednesday to ask for an extension to June 30, with the possibility of an earlier Brexit day if a deal is...

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Israel's Netanyahu Plans to Annex Settlements in West Bank

The president says "we need more Republicans". " As far as I am concerned, [the evacuation] won't be [in] there and, if it is, it won't [happen ...

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New York Man Arrested, Charged With Threatening to Kill Ilhan Omar

The FBI said in a criminal complaint Carlineo called her a "terrorist" and threatened to shoot her. "I'll put a bullet in her [expletive] skull"...

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Gunmen Abduct US Tourist And Driver in Uganda

Bashir Hangi, the spokesperson for the Uganda Wildlife Authority, acknowledged the kidnapping could hurt the tourism industry but said touri...

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Mental health assessments ordered for accused shooter

The man accused of murdering 50 people in the Christchurch mosque terror attacks appeared in court this morning. High Court Judge Cameron Ma...

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New Fossils In Peru Prove Earliest Whales Around America Walked On Land

According to the team, this is the oldest known whale found in this area of the globe, and it's the most complete skeleton discovered outside ...

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Trump insists ‘actual emergency’ exists at US-Mexico border

Trump warned last Friday that he would close the US border with Mexico this week unless Mexico took action to help stop the flow of illegal mig...

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Tusk's Flextension offer to the United Kingdom - the only reasonable way out

THERESA MAY has written to European Council president Donald Tusk requesting a further delay to Brexit until June 30, with the option to leav...

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Brexit: UK asks European Union for further extension until June 30

If Britain's warring factions don't agree on a way forward, European Council President Donald Tusk is urging a Brexit delay of up to one year, b...

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