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At the White House, Trump spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders endorsed the plan. "There are a lot of people trying to help out here". And he sent word to Capitol Hill, where like-minded Republican lawmakers were summoned with minutes to spare to attend a White House sit-down with the crafters of the deal, who later claimed they were blindsided by the move.
  • Gujarat results are moral victory for Congress, jolt to the BJP: Rahul

    Gujarat results are moral victory for Congress, jolt to the BJP: Rahul

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    In Botad, BJP's Saurabh Patel received 79623 votes, just 906 more than what the Congress's DM Patel secured. Modi had raked up caste angle in his election speech by joining issue with Mani Shankar Aiyar, who called him a "neech". Yet the Congress harped on it in Gujarat, as it did elsewhere in the past. He lost to Congress rival Rajinder Singh Rana by about 3500 votes. Of the Congress turncoats, Mansinh Chauhan, cooperative giant and Amul chairman Ramsinh Parmar, C.K.
  • Myanmar: 'Outrageous' denial of access to top UN official

    Myanmar: 'Outrageous' denial of access to top UN official

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    He says they had been reporting on the situation for some time already. We want our dignity and safety in Myanmar . The Turkish prime minister said his visit to the camps was part of an effort to draw global attention to the Rohingya issue, as well as to observe the plight of the Rohingya.
  • Palestinian slap video teen Ahed Tamimi to remain in custody until trial

    Palestinian slap video teen Ahed Tamimi to remain in custody until trial

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    Ahead of the decision announced on Wedesday, Tamimi's father Bassem told DW: "This court has been designed with laws and legal systems to punish the Palestinian, and therefore we expect prolongation, procrastination and heavy punishment to break the example of Ahed so that she is no longer a role model for her generation".
  • TECO, Duke linemen to help restore power in Puerto Rico

    TECO, Duke linemen to help restore power in Puerto Rico

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    The viral video that captured students' reactions in the moment was released by Academia Bautista de Puerto Nuevo , a private school in San Juan. APS employees say they're happy to help however they can. The APS employees might have came from all over the state, but they'll work together in the USA territory to help restore the island's power. And while their happiness is at an ecstatic level, it's sobering to think that people have gone without power for so long.
  • India rape and murder: Suspect in Haryana case found dead

    India rape and murder: Suspect in Haryana case found dead

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    His body was found yesterday night from a canal near Jyotisar. The Kurukshetra Police said that girl's postmortem report revealed that her body was injured, mutilated and raped by at least three or four people. Asked about the allegations levelled by the girl's family that local police did not immediately act upon the complaint lodged with them when the girl had gone missing, the Kurukshetra SP said the SHO concerned had been placed under suspension.
  • Tillerson sees long-term U.S. presence in Syria

    Tillerson sees long-term U.S. presence in Syria

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    Tillerson portrayed US policy toward Syria as a break from former President Barack Obama's approach. Among them, securing a successful United Nations peace process, getting Syrian President Bashar Assad to leave power, and ridding Syria of Iran's influence.
  • Euro dips after Catalan separatists secure narrow victory

    Euro dips after Catalan separatists secure narrow victory

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    Having managed to retain their absolute majority in the Catalan parliament , the separatist leaders who fled to Brussels and campaigned from there now feel entitled to return to Spain and hold another referendum on independence. With statistics showing the region's moves toward independence hurting the Catalan economy, Rajoy hoped the vote would sideline the separatist movement.
  • Brace Yourself, 'Fire and Fury' is Going to be a TV Show

    Brace Yourself, 'Fire and Fury' is Going to be a TV Show

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    The rights to Michael Wolff's new book have been bought by Hollywood entertainment company Endeavor Content , which plans to adapt it for a television series, The Hollywood Reporter said Wednesday. doesn't work". There has been no response from the administration to the news of the possible television adaptation so far, but the eyes of many will be set on Trump's Twitter page.
  • Democrat wins special election for state Senate seat in Wisconsin

    Democrat wins special election for state Senate seat in Wisconsin

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    But in an election season that is shaping up to be defined by disenchantment with Donald Trump and his enablers, the governor is suddenly sounding-and acting-politically vulnerable. It's also true for this fall's gubernatorial race. District ten is in far western Wisconsin along the Minnesota border. Walker has not yet called a special election for that open seat, now held by a Republican.
  • Gunmen snatch 2 American, 2 Canadians in Kaduna, kill cops

    Gunmen snatch 2 American, 2 Canadians in Kaduna, kill cops

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    The kidnappers killed two police officers in the confrontation. A US State Department official said that they were "aware of reports of a US citizen kidnapped in Nigeria", but said the department now had no further comment. Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of four foreign nationals on Kwoi-Jere road in Kagarko local government area of Kaduna State.
  • Trump's strategy cites 'revisionist' China, Russia as threats

    Trump's strategy cites 'revisionist' China, Russia as threats

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    He cited recent intelligence sharing that thwarted a terrorist attack in St. Petersburg, Russia , and which drew praise from Russian President Vladimir Putin. "They'll support very left groups; they'll support very right groups", he said. It also accuses China of stealing US intellectual property worth hundreds of billions of dollars and says Russian Federation uses "subversion" to undermine USA credibility with its allies.