• United Kingdom poison victim breaks her silence

    United Kingdom poison victim breaks her silence

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    He said Novichok - the group of nerve agent used in the poisoning - is "not copyrighted by Russia , in spite of the obviously Russian name" and has been developed in many countries. Dr Christine Blanshard, medical director at Salisbury District Hospital, said: 'Last Thursday, I informed you that Yulia Skripal's condition had improved to stable .
  • Indian Air Force plan to buy 110 fighter jets takes off

    Indian Air Force plan to buy 110 fighter jets takes off

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    It added that 25 percent fighter aircraft will be twin seat and 75 percent single seat. Indian Air Force soughts requests for information for the supply of single and twin-seat jets to be mostly manufactured in India under Prime Minister Narendra Modi ambitious "Make in India" initiative.
  • RCMP confirm fatalities after Humboldt Broncos team bus, semi crash

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    Game 5 playoff matchup between the Nipawin Hawks and the Humboldt Broncos has been postponed due to a collision this afternoon involving the Broncos team bus and a semi-trailer unit. Emergency personnel and victim services will be on hand. Former NHL player Sheldon Kennedy, who was one of the players on the bus in 1986, also sent a message of support.
  • China says it will fight US tariffs at any cost

    China says it will fight US tariffs at any cost

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    Kudlow started his job as director of the national economic council this week. According to the AP, a Commerce Ministry spokesman said negotiations on tariffs were impossible and that China is "fully prepared and will without hesitation counterattack with great strength".
  • Trump Will Once Again Skip the White House Correspondents Dinner

    Trump Will Once Again Skip the White House Correspondents Dinner

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    Trump suggested he will "probably" skip the feast, like he did a year ago, as he kept up his continued assault on what he sees as negative coverage of his tenure in the Oval Office. Organizers for the dinner already picked comedian Michelle Wolf to entertain the guests, a contributor to the Daily Show with Trevor Noah . The plan proposed $200 billion in new federal spending that the White House said would ultimately spur a $1.5 trillion investment over the next 10 years .
  • GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas resigns abruptly

    GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas resigns abruptly

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    Since October, eight lawmakers have either resigned or abandoned re-election bids amid allegations of sexual misconduct. He made that announcement a week after the House ethics committee said it was investigating him over allegations of sexual harassment, discrimination and retaliation involving a female former staff member.
  • Trump proposes $100bn in new tarriffs on Chinese goods

    Trump proposes $100bn in new tarriffs on Chinese goods

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    Financial markets, unsettled for days by the trade fight and Trump's management of it, whipsawed again on the new threat. After a bullish regular trading day, US equity futures sold off sharply in after-market-hours trading. Treasuries, Daco suggested. Escalating tensions with the United States may put China's trade war arsenal to the test. Despite China's deservedly checkered reputation in global trade, Xi has had no trouble claiming the moral high ground against Trump's blustering, ...
  • Police arrest man suspected of killing an 18-month-old boy

    Police arrest man suspected of killing an 18-month-old boy

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    No one answered when one of the officers knocked on the door, but they could "still hear yelling". "On March 24 this year, police received a complaint that unknown person defiled a 15 year-old girl at the mentioned place". Her attorney, Jeff Fogel, says her arrest violated the equal protection clause, as men also were topless weren't told to put their shirts on. Two officers were injured during the arrest.
  • Trump Says World Trade Organization 'Unfair' to United States

    Trump Says World Trade Organization 'Unfair' to United States

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    He pointed out this gives China "tremendous" benefits and advantages over the rest of the world, and especially over the U.S. Does anybody think this is fair. They say China has no interest in escalating the dispute and wants to reach a trade compromise with the U.S. There's also plenty of opposition to tariffs from the U.S.
  • Relative says call with poisoned spy's daughter authentic

    Relative says call with poisoned spy's daughter authentic

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    Blanshard said Friday that Yulia Skripal could "look forward to the day when she is well enough to leave the hospital", but called any speculation about her release date "just that - speculation". "This is about living creatures, and if a toxic chemical agent was indeed used in their house, these living creatures should have been hurt", she said.
  • KNIVES OUT: Michelle Obama MOCKS President Trump as 'BAD PARENT' for USA

    KNIVES OUT: Michelle Obama MOCKS President Trump as 'BAD PARENT' for USA

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    The former First Lady will spend the day alongside 8,000 students at the Liacouras Center , celebrating their futures at four-year universities, community colleges, trade schools, and military programs. Run". We can't look for women like that. The mother-of-two told her female-based audience: 'The reason why I don't want to run for president, (and) I can't speak for Oprah , but my sense is that you have to want the job.
  • Amit Shah rally: Lessons learnt, traffic unaffected in Mumbai

    Amit Shah rally: Lessons learnt, traffic unaffected in Mumbai

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    As for Gandhi's fears on the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Prevention of Atrocities Act, Shah reiterated that the BJP would "never do away with reservation in the country and will strongly oppose if any other party attempted to". Prime Minister Modi is scheduled to address the BJP workers across the country around 4:30 pm today. Taking a dig at Rahul Gandhi , Shah said the Congress chief shouldn't be asking for the Modi government's performance report of four years.