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China vows 'counterattack' on Trump tariffs

China vows 'counterattack' on Trump tariffs

Beijing's message seems to be that it will respond when and how it pleases, that it is not scared by Trump . China's Ministry of Commerce responded, saying Beijing would "not hesitate to pay any ...

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After hacking of Defence Ministry website, MHA website taken down as precaution

After hacking of Defence Ministry website, MHA website taken down as precaution

Besides these, law ministry (lawmin.gov.in) and youth affairs ministry (yas.nic.in) websites are also down at the time of publishing of this article. The hacked website's homepage displayed some Chi...

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Hamilton handed five-place grid penalty for Bahrain GP

Hamilton handed five-place grid penalty for Bahrain GP

Lewis Hamilton will have to do what no Formula One driver has ever done to win Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix after an unscheduled gearbox change left the Mercedes driver facing a five-place grid pena...

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Michelle Obama Says Trump Is Like an Irresponsible Parent

Michelle Obama Says Trump Is Like an Irresponsible Parent

The former first lady also praised Hillary Clinton as a presidential candidate saying: "She wasn't ideal but she was way more flawless than numerous alternatives". "I just happened to be married to ...

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Spain's prosecutor asks judge to remand Falciani in custody

Spain's prosecutor asks judge to remand Falciani in custody

The former IT specialist gave the data to French tax authorities in 2008, after some of it emerged in press reports. As a result, the Swiss subsidiary of HSBC has been investigated in several countr...

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Opposition parties joining hands fearing Modi: Amit Shah

Opposition parties joining hands fearing Modi: Amit Shah

Modi said the opposition parties were vitiating atmosphere against the BJP since they could not come to terms that many MPs and MLAs in the party were from the backward castes. "The coming days are ...

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Death toll from occupied Kashmir bloodbath rises to 21

Death toll from occupied Kashmir bloodbath rises to 21

In their separate messages on Kashmir Solidarity Day on Friday, they termed the recent killing spree by the Indian security forces in held valley as aggressive and mindless act. The prime minister sai...

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Another wintry wallop to start the weekend

Another wintry wallop to start the weekend

The high of the day will be in the morning (60s), falling to the 50s buy lunchtime and 40s by the evening drive home. A late season Winter weather event is expected on Friday across central and ea...

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Valdez issues statement on sending troops to Mexican border

Valdez issues statement on sending troops to Mexican border

For the Obama administration, a total of 1,200 guardsmen were deployed to the border , costing 110 million dollars and assisting with 5.9 percent of the total apprehensions and 2.6 percent of the mar...

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Halifax man's murder trial in death of yoga teacher

Halifax man's murder trial in death of yoga teacher

Gilkerson said she had briefly popped into Lion and Bright on the evening of March 25, 2016, to see Johnston, who had just returned from Costa Rica, and to discuss some upcoming shifts she would be wo...

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Salman Khan's Fans Want To Be Placed In Jail With Him

Salman Khan's Fans Want To Be Placed In Jail With Him

He was given a wooden bed, a blanket and a cooler in his cell and would be given normal dal chapatti and khichdi to eat in the morning. The video, which is making rounds on internet now, is actual...

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Donald Trump escalates China trade fight, threatening $100 billion more in tariffs

Donald Trump escalates China trade fight, threatening $100 billion more in tariffs

Sanders said that the problem has arisen because of China and President Trump was not to be blamed for. They calmed down on Wednesday and Thursday on hopes the two would find a diplomatic soluti...

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Facebook will require more authentication for people buying political ads

Facebook will require more authentication for people buying political ads

In today's update on Facebook (FB -1.3%) policy moves, the company says it's acting to increase transparency and accountability for "issue" advertising , including political/electoral ads. Unauthoriz...

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EPA officials demoted, removed after voicing complaints about Scott Pruitt

EPA officials demoted, removed after voicing complaints about Scott Pruitt

Reports last week by ABC News and Bloomberg revealed Pruitt paid about $6,100 over the course of a six-month lease previous year. Despite a laundry list of scandals, Trump has repeatedly prais...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation shuts down sex classifieds giant Backpage

Federal Bureau of Investigation shuts down sex classifieds giant Backpage

The founder of backpage.com, Michael Lacey lives in Sedona. More information is expected Friday afternoon. As of 1 p.m. MST, the notice was no longer present on the United States version of Backpa...

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Facebook says up to 2.7 million European Union users affected by leak

Facebook says up to 2.7 million European Union users affected by leak

The report was announced by Facebook on Wednesday. Canada's province of British Columbia and Canada's federal government combined investigations on Thursday, saying they had launched a joint probe...

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The Rock Is Reminding Guys That 'Depression Never Discriminates'

The Rock Is Reminding Guys That 'Depression Never Discriminates'

In that piece I made the point that sincerely discussing our flaws is hard, especially as young men - somewhat conditioned as we are to gild everything we say with a protective layer of irony. He says...

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Broken pipe was cause of Indon oil spill

Broken pipe was cause of Indon oil spill

On March 31, the spilled oil from the pipeline floated to the surface, where it spread and caught fire. In addition to the four reported deaths, local health officials have said that hundreds of...

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Dow industrials down more than 300 points at Thursday's opening bell

Dow industrials down more than 300 points at Thursday's opening bell

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 572.73 points, or 2.34 percent, to 23,932.49, the S&P 500 lost 58.4 points, or 2.19 percent, to 2,604.44 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 161.44 points, or ...

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First Luxury Hotel In Orbit Now Taking Room Deposits

First Luxury Hotel In Orbit Now Taking Room Deposits

Orion Span founder and CEO Frank Bunger , said , "We are launching the first-ever affordable luxury space hotel". Orion Span officially made the Aurora Station announcement this morning a...

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Russian Federation inches closer to banning Telegram

Russian Federation inches closer to banning Telegram

According to the BBC , the company said that the way the service is built means it can't even access them. The Russian court decision will be closely watched by investors as Telegram is also undert...

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Trump denies knowledge of hush money payment to adult film actress

Trump denies knowledge of hush money payment to adult film actress

Another reporter then asked the president: "Do you know where he got the money to make that payment?" Daniels, one of several women pursuing potentially damaging legal action against Trump, has kept...

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Amit Shah's animal remarks on opposition speak of his mindset, shameful: Congress

Amit Shah's animal remarks on opposition speak of his mindset, shameful: Congress

Thanking people across India for their unwavering faith in BJP, be said, "It is our commitment that we will continue to devote ourselves towards India's transformation". BJP President Amit Shah , who ...

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Trump to again skip White House correspondents' dinner

Trump to again skip White House correspondents' dinner

In a radio interview with " Bernie and Sid in the Morning", which aired Friday, he described the press as "so bad, it's so fake". For the second year in a row, President Trump is snubbing an annual...

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Google: YouTube shooting was 'deeply shocking and disturbing'

Google: YouTube shooting was 'deeply shocking and disturbing'

It was a 9mm Smith and Wesson that had a capacity of 10 rounds. "This will be a long and very methodical investigation", said Geoff Caldwell, a police commander in San Bruno, a city just south of Sa...

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Chicago suburb bans 'assault weapons' - begins confiscation

Chicago suburb bans 'assault weapons' - begins confiscation

Anyone refusing to give up their banned weapon will be fined $1,000 a day until the weapon is handed over or removed from the town's limits. This sparked the promise of a lawsuit from two gun rights g...

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Lalu's elder son to Wednesday Aishwarya Rai, daughter of RJD MLA

Lalu's elder son to Wednesday Aishwarya Rai, daughter of RJD MLA

RJD Chief Lalu Prasad's elder son Tej Pratap Yadav is set to tie the knot next month. Reports say that the wedding ceremony will take place on May 12 whereas the couple will exchange rings on April 18...

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'Fox & Friends' Shouts 'Racist' Over Jimmy Kimmel's Melania Trump Impression

'Fox & Friends' Shouts 'Racist' Over Jimmy Kimmel's Melania Trump Impression

Kimmel, that's her fifth language". I mean, that's not easy to do... "Shouldn't she be praised?" Michelle Obama , "the first black First Lady of the United States...was treated by Hollywood and med...

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Brockton: High School Student Caught with Knife at School

Brockton: High School Student Caught with Knife at School

These teachers help coordinate the curriculum and mentor staff in teaching the core subjects. In 2016, it received $10.3 million towards its $15-million project to work on the new Great Lakes Second...

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Washington to consider imposing tariffs on additional $100 bln in China imports

Washington to consider imposing tariffs on additional $100 bln in China imports

If the tit-for-tat moves continue, "they will hurt themselves and many other export-oriented eco-nomies in Asean", he added. -China trade war on Wednesday, tweeting that previous US administration...

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