• Britain's May admits 'hard facts' in Brexit trade deal
Britain's May admits 'hard facts' in Brexit trade deal

Theresa May rejected the EU's draft offer and is set to announce her own proposal in Brussels . We understand your principles. So parliament remains sovereign but in practice would probably not use that sovereignty in case we got booted out of the agency.

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  • Trump trying to push Ivanka, Kushner out of White House?
Trump trying to push Ivanka, Kushner out of White House?

Mueller's office declined to comment to NBC News for its story. In a statement to The Times , a spokesman for Kushner's attorney said Kushner "has taken no part of any business, loans or projects with or for" Kushner Companies. A month later, the Trump administration sided with Saudia Arabia and the United Arab Emirates against Qatar in a dip...

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  • American team coming to Israel next week to begin embassy movement plans
American team coming to Israel next week to begin embassy movement plans

It is believed by many Christians to be the site of Jesus' crucifixion and burial and is a major pilgrimage site, drawing millions of tourists annually. Their sites apparently owed its municipality $185 million in back taxes, which were for properties that were not actual houses of prayers. "The president discussed Israel's attempts to impose a...

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  • Democratic lawmakers fight for Republican support to reinstate net neutrality
Democratic lawmakers fight for Republican support to reinstate net neutrality

Even if it does pass the Senate, however, it faces an uphill battle in the GOP-controlled House, and even if that is successful, President Donald Trump is unlikely to sign it. "The grassroots movement to reinstate net neutrality is growing by the day, and we will get that one more vote needed to pass my CRA resolution ", Markey said while sp...

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  • Russian Federation vetoes anti-Iran UN Security Council resolution
Russian Federation vetoes anti-Iran UN Security Council resolution

The United States and three European allies condemned Iran on Tuesday after the United Nations found Tehran had violated the arms embargo on Yemen by failing to block supplies of missiles and drones to Houthi rebels. In a bid to win Moscow's support, the draft that was vetoed had been weakened to simply "note with particular concern" the violatio...

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  • Who will survive Ramaphosa's cabinet reshuffle?
Who will survive Ramaphosa's cabinet reshuffle?

The latter served as finance minister for about a year- starting from May 2014 and ending on December 2015. Mr. Ramaphosa persuaded the party's top leaders that getting rid of the unpopular, scandal-plagued Mr. He takes over his current post from Lynne Brown , who was dropped from the cabinet. "Not too long ago, we were celebrating getting int...

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  • NY regulator asks Deutsche, other banks about Kushner loans
NY regulator asks Deutsche, other banks about Kushner loans

Joshua Harris , a founder of Apollo Global Management, was advising Trump administration officials on infrastructure policy. The Apollo loan was triple the size of the average Apollo property loan, the Times says. for information about that loan in November of a year ago, the Journal reported in December. A Citigroup spokeswoman said the firm's...

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  • South film stars arrives in Mumbai for Sridevi's funeral
South film stars arrives in Mumbai for Sridevi's funeral

On Sunday, when from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar to actress-politician Hema Malini mourned the death of Sridevi , it's her fans who are going to miss her the most. Her stardom was well deserved. She played my sister, and daughter in several films. But when Sulu's success, in a space no one expected her to find her...

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  • What to know about attending Rev. Billy Graham's viewing
What to know about attending Rev. Billy Graham's viewing

Capitol on Wednesday where he will lie in honor. A private funeral will be held Friday, March 2 on the library grounds. Clinton is the second former president to visit Charlotte to pay his respects. Former President Barack Obama , Former President George H.W. Bush and First Lady Barbara Bush and Former President Jimmy Carter will not att...

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  • Severed head found after NY tourist's arrest in Japan
Severed head found after NY tourist's arrest in Japan

Police on Saturday found the head of the unidentified woman inside a suitcase left in a room in Osaka which was rented by the American. Both the NY man and the woman were spotted together on security footage at the JR Morinomiya Station in Osaka around midnight on Friday, Feb.

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  • Jessica Korda: American wins title in Thailand on return from jaw surgery
Jessica Korda: American wins title in Thailand on return from jaw surgery

It's really hard for me to move. The LPGA issued a statement following the first round, stating, "During the second round of the Honda LPGA Thailand , Lexi Thompson incurred a two-stroke penalty on hole 15 for breach of the Local Rule regarding temporary immovable obstructions as prescribed in Appendix 1".

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  • PSL 2018: Clinical Quetta Gladiators beats Lahore Qalandars
PSL 2018: Clinical Quetta Gladiators beats Lahore Qalandars

Then shifted his attention to leg spinner Yasir Shah, hitting two towering sixes for 14 runs in an over bowled by the leggie. Narine took the only wicket for Qalandars. Mohammad Nawaz took two wickets including Brendon McCullum who got out on 30 off 18. The left-handed Pakistani star ended up giving a tame return catch to the West Indian fast ...

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  • Pence rallies conservatives with call to fight hard at 2018 elections
Pence rallies conservatives with call to fight hard at 2018 elections

He said Republicans must not be complacent in the fall midterms , warning of bad consequences if Democrats take control of Congress . You see these movies, and they're so violent. Had teachers been armed in Florida, Trump said, "the teacher would have shot the hell out of [the attacker] before he knew what happened". It has emerged that h...

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  • England will learn lessons from loss - Jones
England will learn lessons from loss - Jones

To win, they need to pick up five points against Ireland and Italy to reach 18 points and see other results go their way: they essentially need France to deny England a maximum five points and they also need the victor of the Ireland/ England clash to avoid picking up a maximum five points.

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  • Policeman dies in Bilbao after clashes with Spartak fans
Policeman dies in Bilbao after clashes with Spartak fans

The heart attack is not "related to any type of physical trauma", according to a statement released by Bilbao's Security Department. The officer died in hospital, where he had been taken following a heart attack that occurred when the regional Basque police force was trying to stop street battles between rival supporters.

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  • Rajya Sabha seats of 16 states to face elections on March 23
Rajya Sabha seats of 16 states to face elections on March 23

The BJP, with 122 MLAs in the state Assembly, can win three seats with the help of Independents while the Sena with 63 seats, the Congress with 42, and the NCP with 41 seats, can win one seat each. State's chief electoral officer Ashwini Bhagat said the poll process would begin from March 5 with the issuing of election notification. The retirin...

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  • Standard Life Aberdeen share price jumps as group offloads insurance arm
Standard Life Aberdeen share price jumps as group offloads insurance arm

The sale price includes £2.28 billion in cash and a 19.99 percent shareholding in Phoenix Group . Shares of Standard Life Aberdeen ( SLA ) opened at GBX 385.70 ($5.33) on Tuesday. Lloyds , which owns Scottish Widows, has now begun a contest for these £109 billion funds and is chief executive said earlier this week it is getting a "lot of inter...

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  • Friday forecast: Foggy, high of 41, possible rain at night
Friday forecast: Foggy, high of 41, possible rain at night

The (Champaign) News-Gazette reports that emergency responders rescued one woman when her SUV went into the Salt Fork outside Champaign. Rain returns tonight and continues for most of Saturday into Saturday night . Residents in low-lying areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action. Some locally heavy rain is possible and a fe...

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  • UAE slams attack on United States embassy
UAE slams attack on United States embassy

Embassy as an act of terrorism, and believe Janukovic acted alone. Data about other victims and survivors there. "The prosecutor is directing the police investigation and the [process of] identification", the government said on Twitter.

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  • Dropbox uploads its biggest document yet: Read its IPO filing
Dropbox uploads its biggest document yet: Read its IPO filing

The company made public its filing on Friday, but noted that it submitted documents previous year in a confidential filing with the SEC under rules for "emerging" growth companies. Of course, Dropbox is quite a different business. Dropbox chief executive officer Drew Houston received restricted shares worth US$109.6 million and Arash Ferdowsi, ...

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  • United States prepares high-seas crackdown on N. Korea sanctions evaders
United States prepares high-seas crackdown on N. Korea sanctions evaders

Mnuchin said the actions will significantly hinder North Korea's ability to conduct evasive maritime activities that facilitate illicit coal and fuel transports, and "erode its abilities to ship goods through global waters". "We are putting companies and countries across the world on notice that this administration views compliance with USA and Uni...

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  • Multiple attacks in Afghanistan kill 23
Multiple attacks in Afghanistan kill 23

Two Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel and as many militants have been killed during a clash in northern Kunduz province. Also on Saturday, a suicide attacker detonated explosives at a checkpoint in Kabul on the edge of the Green Zone , a heavily guarded district of embassies, Afghan government offices and the presidential palace.

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  • United States was told no Russians were involved in deadly Syria attack
United States was told no Russians were involved in deadly Syria attack

He said it would be a great opportunity for them to test out the configuration in Syria , where a large number of F-22 stealth jets operate. It said the Su-57 is still not fully operational and that Russian Federation is likely going to use Syria as a "playground" for testing the jet.

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  • New Russian stealth fighter spotted in Syria
New Russian stealth fighter spotted in Syria

Russian Federation is strengthening its Space Forces grouping in Syria, Syrian activists report in social networks, confirming their words with photographs of the newest Su-57 fifth-generation fighter aircraft, which are said to have arrived at the Khmeimim airbase.

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  • Russian Foreign Ministry Confirms Cocaine Raid in Argentina, Defends Moscow's Reputation
Russian Foreign Ministry Confirms Cocaine Raid in Argentina, Defends Moscow's Reputation

Security Minister Bullrich said that the criminal network was headed by a Russian businessman identified only as "Mr. K". Once authorities confirmed that there were drugs inside the 16 pieces of luggage, they devised a plan to catch the criminals: They swapped cocaine for flour and placed a Global Positioning System to track the luggage.

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  • Sixth murder charge laid against alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur
Sixth murder charge laid against alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur

Navaratnam's remains were among those of six people recovered from planters at a residential Toronto property where McArthur worked as a landscaper, Idsinga said. Work is underway to identify the three other sets of remains, Idsinga said, noting that police could be dealing with more victims not yet named in the list of charges.

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  • Today marks International Mother Language Day
Today marks International Mother Language Day

It has been observed annually since 2000 - under UNESCO's decision; it aims to promote peace and multilingualism around the world and to protect all mother languages. For students, it suggests - observe how many mother languages your fellow classmates can speak. The report draws on UNESCO figures which show how millions of people are denied the r...

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  • Seoul spent USD$223200 on high-level North Korean delegation visit: MOU
Seoul spent USD$223200 on high-level North Korean delegation visit: MOU

Pence's office, acknowledging the scrapped meeting on Tuesday, said North Korea had "dangled a meeting " in hopes that doing so would entice the vice president to ease up on the North. But some observers expect the military hawk to demand that South Korea cancel its joint exercises with the U.S. These exercises have been postponed until aft...

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  • Mozilla, Vimeo Sue FCC in Bid to Save Net Neutrality Rules
Mozilla, Vimeo Sue FCC in Bid to Save Net Neutrality Rules

A coalition of 22 state attorneys general and the District of Columbia on Thursday refiled legal challenges meant to block the Trump administration's repeal of landmark rules created to ensure a free and open internet from taking effect. The repeal is likely to pass the Republican-controlled House, though an aggressive opposition movement amongst...

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  • Nepal ranks 122 in Corruption Perception Index 2017
Nepal ranks 122 in Corruption Perception Index 2017

Earlier in 2013, Bangladesh scored 27. Somalia is last, with a score of 9, followed by South Sudan (12) and Syria (14). Executive director of Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) Iftekharuzzaman unveiled the annual CPI at a press conference in the city on Thursday.

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