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Canada: Ontario woman killed in Istanbul nightclub attack

In a statement Sunday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed that a Canadian had been killed in the attack and offered his condolences to th...

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Demonetisation takes toll on manufacturing, PMI falls below 50

It said the non-manufacturing sector also showed expansion in December, for the first time in two months, with the index rising 1.5 points from ...

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Protest 'against M62 police shooting' closes road in West Yorkshire

The incident is not terrorism related, the police said. A man has been killed during a police operation on an M62 slip road. Some needed hospi...

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Megyn Kelly leaving Fox News for NBC News

Kelly joined Fox News Channel in 2004 as a Washington-based correspondent but quickly proved she could attract viewers. Her Fox show airs live a...

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Finland experiments with unconditional income for jobless

According to official data, the average private sector income in Finland is 3,500 euros per month. Part of the reason for the experiment in Fi...

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Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan's mother dies in vehicle crash

Her death is the first Irish road death of 2017. Therese and her husband Maurice MacGowan have been living in Silvermines, Tipperary. Speaki...

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Twin Explosions in Baghdad Kill at Least 30

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack. The Iraqi Security Forces, supported by the US and the Operation Inherent Resolve coalitio...

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Kejriwal flays PM after man lobs shoe at him in Haryana

Later, addressing a rally in Rohtak in Haryana, Kejriwal alleged that Modi's intentions behind demonetisation were neither to fight corruption...

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Heavy security kept Cologne calm on New Year's Eve

The police in the German city of Cologne said Sunday that "consistent intervention" on New Year's Eve had prevented a repeat of the multiple of...

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Snow and ice warning issued for parts of Cumbria

For Monday, it will be a frosty start for some, and then dry with sunshine for most, while feeling cold. "Although most gritted surfaces will ...

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Massive blast rocks Mogadishu near airport

A report from AP suggested there are three persons dead from the explosion while the Voice of America is reporting that there are five dead in ...

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SpaceX set to resume rocket launches this month

Putting corrective actions in place, the company said Monday it plans to resume flights with a launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base northwest...

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Canada:Pilot found drunk and passed out in cockpit just before takeoff

A pilot was charged after he was severely impaired by alcohol and became unconscious in the cockpit, Calgary police said. Transport Canada s...

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Queen Elizabeth II: Health Concerns Arise After Monarch Misses Royal Engagement

Joining him in the services was Princess Anne, Prince Edward, and the Countess of Wessex. Queen Elizabeth II missed a New Year's Day church se...

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Brazil prison massacre: At least 60 inmates dead

Brazilian authorities say that dozens of inmates have died during a prison riot in the northern state of Amazonas. Developing story - more to ...

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South Koreans rally to demand 'Park-free' 2017

According to the National Police Agency, law enforcement authorities in the European country notified their South Korean counterparts that Chung...

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Rashad Jennings views Redskins matchup as 'privilege,' not meaningless game

The Redskins won the opening coin toss and elected to receive to start the game, a change from what they've been doing this season. NY wants...

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UN's New Year resolution: 'put peace first'

He went on to say that "civilians are pounded with deadly force, women, children and men are killed and injured, forced from their homes, dispos...

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North Korea 'close to testing ballistic missile'

The country carried out two nuclear tests and numerous missile launches previous year along in pursuit of its oft-stated goal - developing a wea...

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Akhilesh Yadav, Uncle Shivpal Factions Fight Over Samajwadi Party Office

These included minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati, who is considered close to Mulayam's younger son Prateek, MLC Ashu Malik and Rajya Sabha MP Be...

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Benjamin Netanyahu faces 'criminal investigation' over fraud and bribery claims

No details were given on the nature of the preliminary examination and Mr Netanyahu has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing. Local media reports ...

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Two presidential New Year's tweets, two vastly different messages

It seems he is now reconsidering and is "absolutely" planning to continue to use Twitter as a communication tool and to make major policy anno...

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Gen Bipin Rawat takes charge as 27th Army Chief

The Indian army is prepared to meet any challenges, he said, adding that the force had focused on operational preparedness during his tenure. He...

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George, Pacers use late surge to topple Bulls

Yet it was another accomplishment that led to an even more telling set of numbers. -The Pacers improved to 13-5 on the season when committing...

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Gen Bakshi dismisses resignation speculation, extends support to new army chief

A Guard of Honour was conducted for General Singh on the lawns of South Block before he handed over charge to General Rawat. "I convey my best...

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