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Theresa May to become British PM

Theresa May has said she is "honoured and humbled" to become new leader of the Conservatives. Earlier, Mrs Leadsom said she was pulling out...

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UN Chief: Slap Sanctions on South Sudan

Following an overnight lull, fighting resumed Monday morning, with the sound of gunfire blasting through parts of the capital, Juba , according...

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Reduced timetable sees hundreds of trains cancelled

Southern Rail 's revised weekday timetable has seen 341 train services scrapped - but commuters are still facing delays and cancellations. But...

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Trump's speech to spell out veteran health care proposal

Ruben Gallego (D-Ariz.) said on a conference call. Helping veterans has always been a staple of Trump's campaign. "It's time for our hostility...

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Confirmed: Britian Is Getting Its Second Female Prime Minister

The President of the Conservative Party's National Convention says he "expects" Andrea Leadsom to beat Theresa May and become the next Prime...

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David Cameron Will Step Down As British Prime Minister On Wednesday

She has put together a deep and experienced team of Conservatives from all sides of the party. Speaking outside Parliament surrounded by Conse...

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Osborne welcomes prospect of May becoming prime minister

At noon, Andrea Leadsom stepped down, making May leader-in-waiting. Asked if May would be declared leader by the end of the day he said "it ...

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Zowie! Bowie wins 200 at trials

According to gymnastics analysts, a lot of factors helped propel Gabby Douglas to her second Olympic team, despite her underwhelming perform...

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United Nations panel to visit Seoul to discuss N.K. sanctions

South Korea warned on Monday that Pyongyang needed to recognise its part in "threatening the safety and peace of the Korean Peninsula". The US...

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Eder reveals Cristiano Ronaldo predicted he would score Euro 2016 victor

The top five moments in the match (globally) were "Ronaldo lifts the trophy" on the first spot, "Éder's goal" on second while "Final whistle" wa...

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Pope names US reporter as spokesman plus first female deputy

Burke was Fox News's Rome correspondent before being hired by the Vatican in 2012 as special communications adviser in the Secretariat before ...

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Israel group: Families sue Facebook over Palestinian attacks

Allowing them to watch the game would constitute "a benefit" to Hamas, while preventing them from doing so could "pressure the organisation to g...

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Hamas Ends Week-Old Deal Importing Israeli Watermelons Into Gaza

A 200-bed Turkey-Palestine " friendship hospital " will also be put into service as soon as possible under the deal, he said . Both sides had...

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Serena Williams beats Angelique Kerber to win Wimbledon, earn 22nd major title

Saturday witnessed Serena overpowering all the hurdles to emerge as champion over the German competitor and also to become one of the world's gr...

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Canada commits to aid for Afghanistan until at least 2020

Obama spoke at the conclusion of a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Warsaw before leaving for Spain, part of a farewell trip to Euro...

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Gabby Douglas makes U.S. Olympic gymnastics team

Gabby Douglas , 20, dominated at the 2012 London Games, getting a first-place all-around finish. But despite her strong fourth-place finish at t...

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No compromise on national security: Sonia Gandhi

The Central government on Monday said that Pakistan may be behind the violent protests in Kashmir Valley as it called for a sensitive handling...

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UN chief calls for immediate arms embargo on South Sudan

Fighting in South Sudan's capital has forced up to 15,000 people to flee, some of them ordered out of their neighbourhoods by soldiers, as othe...

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Euro 2016: Deschamps backs France to handle pressure

Ronaldo, however, served a timely reminder of his ability to decide a game with a brilliant bullet header in Portugal's 2-0 semi-final win ove...

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US to help Iraq build base for push on Mosul: Carter

Carter says the new forces will help establish a newly retaken air base as a staging hub for long-awaited battle to recapture Mosul from Islamic...

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Sale of Lafarge India agreed

Eric Olsen, CEO of LafargeHolcim , said, "This agreement is an important step in our US$3.6bn divestment programme". "Due to the current regu...

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Dallas police headquarters under lockdown after anonymous threat

Gov. Mark Dayton has met with the protestors several times and said he will not order that they be removed. Police believe he was the sole gunma...

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France tops Canada, gets last Olympic basketball berth

It came to pass; France pulled out a 83-74 victory down the stretch, led by its group of unflappable National Basketball Association players. Th...

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Sikh body expresses solidarity to Kashmiri people; Shares Grief and Concerns

India's reaction came after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who has been under attack from the opposition for remaining "silent" over the killing o...

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Independents may help Turnbull form new Australian govt

The surge in voting for independents, combined with rules that make it easier for smaller parties to win Senate seats in a so-called double diss...

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