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Philippines' Duterte offers to host summit on human rights

The two lawmakers incurred Duterte's ire when they criticised US President Donald Trump for inviting the Philippine leader to visit the US as ...

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Naga Chaintanya-Samantha host grand wedding reception in Hyderabad

Prabhu and family were among the representatives of the Tamil film industry. Pawan Kalyan, his close friend Trivikram Srinivas who worked with S...

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Odd-even gets NGT nod; no exemptions for two-wheelers, women, govt servants

The US-based passenger carrier United Airlines temporarily suspended its Newark-IGI airport flights due to concerns over poor air quality in New...

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New Zealand Army Helps Save Stranded Orca

A large trench was dug in front of the stranded orca to help bring water to the mammal before high tide. Fantastic footage shows soldiers from...

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Vodafone, Idea to sell off tower businesses to ATC Rs 7850 crore

Idea Cellular board has approved the sale of its subsidiary Idea Cellular Infrastructure Services Limited ( ICISL ) - the standalone tower bu...

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Ghana rallies to hold Egypt in World Cup Qualifier dead rubber

Three new players will make their official debut with the Black Stars in the game; Kasim Nuhu, Edwin Gyasi and Nana Ampomah would have the chanc...

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Trump briefly discussed rights with Philippines' Duterte - W.House

Duterte said last week he would tell the United States president to "lay off" if he raised the issue of human rights when they met. He said th...

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Canadian PM Justin Trudeau gets some take-out at Jollibee

The Canadian leader dropped by the iconic fast food chain's North Harbour branch just hours after arriving in Manila on Sunday (Nov 12) for the ...

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Trump sarcastically responds to Kim Jong Un insults

Tensions between North Korea and the USA have escalated in recent months following the rogue state's sixth nuclear bomb test on September 3, whi...

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Man charged with murder after woman's body found on Gold Coast street

The 55-year-old was taken to hospital with minor injuries and is now being questioned by police. A 55-year-old man believed to be the woman's ...

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Duterte wants to hold int'l human rights summit

Trump travels to the Philippines on Sunday for meetings with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). He poke for almost an ho...

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Magnitude 6.8 Earthquake Hits off Costa Rica's Coast — US Geological Survey

There was no threat of a tsunami following the quake, according to the Weather Channel. A Reuters witness said the quake was felt very brief...

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Queen hands over Remembrance Day duty to Prince Charles

It gave no official reason but a source said the Queen chose to hand over the duty to be with her husband Philip, 96, who this year retired from...

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India Joins 'Quadrilateral' With Australia, Japan and USA to Limit China's Intrusion

India has been stating that it was open to working with like-minded countries while Japan and the USA were keen for greater role for New Delhi ...

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7 shot in single incident in Indiana; 1 in custody

Seven people, including three women, were shot in a single incident in Gary early Sunday morning, police said. Lt. Dawn Westerfield, a spokeswom...

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Same-Sex bill could override anti-discrimination laws

Nearly eight in 10 Australians who received the Australian Bureau of Statistics same-sex marriage survey form have already had their say. So...

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Stabbing reported at Mall of America Sunday night

The suspect was not immediately identified and the extent of the injuries were not immediately clear. One person was stabbed in the back; anothe...

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Car Crashes Into House on Long Island, Killing 1

Three other people in the vehicle, including the driver, sustained minor injuries and were taken to local hospitals, police said. The driver a...

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Musharraf refutes rumours of being leader of MQM-P, PSP

Addressing media persons through video conferencing from Dubai on Friday, the 74-year-old former president had said all parties representing the...

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Texas church, site of deadly massacre, to be demolished

When Willeford saw the gunman, they exchanged gunfire, and Willeford says he knows he hit the man. Combs said his office would continue to wor...

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Modi, Trump likely to meet at ASEAN summit today

The Prime Minister will also meet some of the other world leaders, who are participating in both summits including US President Donald Trump, Au...

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Man Injured After Freeway Shooting In Fairfield

The vehicle knocked the pole to the ground, plunged down a dirt embankment and struck a large pine tree, according to the CHP. CHP Solano Coun...

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Mueller interviews top White House aide

Miller is the aide credited with writing many of Trump's most controversial speeches and helping to craft the parts of the presidential agenda m...

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Man shot dead while transporting cows in India

He had been transporting cows from Alwar to Bharatpur when he was reported to have been attacked. Tahir Khan suffered a bullet wound and was...

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Famed NY gossip columnist Liz Smith dead at 94

For over 30 years, the Texas native - widely known as "The Grand Dame of Dish" - wrote the column, titled " Liz Smith ", for a variety of reno...

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SC's 3-member bench to hear appeal for reopening Hudaibiyah case tomorrow

In light of the JIT report, the Supreme Court in its verdict in the Panama Papers case had directed NAB to reopen the Hudaibiya case while filin...

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Sudan's ICC-wanted president is set to visit Uganda

A ministry of foreign affairs statement issued here on Saturday said Bashir will visit the east African country for two days starting November 1...

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Marcus Capital LLC Takes Position in QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

New England Research & Management Inc decreased A T & T (NYSE:T) stake by 8,690 shares to 14,655 valued at $553,000 in 2017Q2. About 9.63 millio...

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Canada won't be rushed into TPP, prime minister says

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) was initially a US-led project between 12 nations accounting for 40 per cent of global gross domestic produc...

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Utah Jazz hold off Brooklyn Nets, halt four-game slide

Gobert then limped to the dressing room under his own power. "I've never been a dirty player in my life", Waiters said Sunday prior to the Hea...

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