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David Cameron to quit today; Theresa May to be new British PM

And like Merkel, May has to deal with national fears over immigration and refugees-an issue she dealt with controversially as Home Secretary. ...

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Clinton struggles to make inroads with young voters

Fifth, the movement Bernie ignited has pushed Hillary Clinton to take more progressive positions on issues ranging from the minimum wage to the ...

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United States to deploy more troops to support ISIS combat mission in Iraq

Obama announced last week that he would keep 8,400 USA troops in Afghanistan after this year, rather than cut their numbers to 5,500 as he once ...

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Vietnam welcomes Hague ruling on East Vietnam Sea disputes: foreign ministry

South Korea's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday it's taking notice of the ruling and hopes that through this momentum the South China Sea disput...

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U.S. to maintain 8400 troops in Afghanistan into 2017

United States forces have been in Afghanistan since the US-led invasion to ouster the Taliban in late 2001. Top military leaders urged the Whi...

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'Kuchh Toh Log Kahenge', Says Smriti Irani on Her Portfolio Change

Irani's tenure was marked by controversies including JNU row and protests in Hyderabad University following dalit scholar Rohith Vemula's deat...

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Turkey PM Says Aims To Develop Relations With Syria, Iraq

Deputy Foreign Ministers of Russian Federation and Turkey Alexey Meshkov and Ali Kemal Aysin will lead their respective delegations at the sessi...

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Tens of thousands gather in London for pro-Remain rally

Flying EU flags, protestors chanted "What do we want?" BREXIT: British finance minister George Osborne is planning to cut corporation tax to l...

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Theresa May prepares to take over as Brexit PM

Emerging from a bruising referendum which resulted in a vote to leave the European Union, the United Kingdom is searching for leaders. A look ...

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Taiwan stepping up Coast Guard patrols in South China Sea

Bishop said she expected to speak with her counterparts in China and the Philippines in coming days and expected the ruling to be discussed at t...

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Syrian army extends nationwide ceasefire for 72 hours

The route was the only remaining road into the east of the city, and was effectively severed on Thursday when government troops took a hilltop w...

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U.S. Deploys Forces in South Sudan Capital as Ex-Rebels Flee

President Kiir directed all commanders to cease all hostilities, control their forces and protect civilians, Information Minister Michael Makuei...

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Turnbulls coalition may clinch enough seats to form majority government in Australia

The declaration ended days of uncertainty about the new government's identity, after a tight race between the two major parties left neither of ...

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Lynch to accept recommendations from Federal Bureau of Investigation agents on Clinton Email case

Clinton says she has no knowledge of any timeline for the review and will not comment on whether she was given an indication that charges would ...

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MP challenges Corbyn for Labour leadership

All other candidates will have to attain the required number of nominations in order to go forward to the ballot, the statement continued. T...

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Nigel Farage resigns as UK Independence Party leader

Farage, who announced his resignation on Monday, said that he would continue to support UKIP and help Britain become independent of the bloc. ...

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US envoy Kerry heads for Moscow, EU capitals

After his trip to Moscow, Kerry plans to travel to Luxembourg and then go on to Brussels to discuss "key foreign-policy priorities" with Europea...

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Pakistan Foreign Office summons Indian envoy over Kashmir killings

India's prime minister called an emergency meeting Tuesday over escalating anti-India protests in Kashmir , where at least 29 people have died...

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Democrat Evan Bayh jumps into Senate race

Former senator Evan Bayh will once again run for the Senate in his home state of in, after Democrat Baron Hill said he was dropping out of the...

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Trump wants an 'attacking dog' as Vice president

In another interview to Fox News , Mr Trump said announcing the vice presidential pick was not about surprises. Despite Pence's jabs at Presi...

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7th Pay Commission: Government Approves Pay Hikes, Does Away With Pay Grades

As per the initial reports, the minimum pay has been set at Rs 18,000 per month while the maximum pay has been capped at Rs 2.5 lakh per mon...

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Crude Prices Down as IEA Report Points to Record Stockpiles

It sees eurozone growth slowing to 1.2% vs. 1.5% this year, which will likely weigh on oil demand. The group's crude output rose 400,000 barre...

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'Fight the bite' forum focuses on the Zika Virus

MS will receive $308,661 of that funding. Democrats and Republicans have vowed to make the other side pay a political price for failing to fun...

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Funerals Wednesday for 3 of 5 slain Dallas police officers

Mr Obama and Mr Biden on Monday met with law enforcement officials to discuss police reform and how to fix relations between police officers a...

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Fox panel explodes in volcanic debate over Black Lives Matter

By the end of 2015, in the aftermath of last year's killing of a black teenager by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., the number had grown...

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