• S. Koreans march to protest US missile defence system
S. Koreans march to protest US missile defence system

Thousands of protesters marched near the U.S. Embassy in Seoul on Saturday to denounce U.S. President Donald Trump's blatant disrespect for South Korean sovereignty and its largely unilateral decision to deploy a controversial U.S. The missile defense system has previously been deployed in Guam and Hawaii as a measure against potential attacks ...

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  • Muslims Around The World Including Liberia Celebrate Eid al-Fitr
Muslims Around The World Including Liberia Celebrate Eid al-Fitr

However many other ways of determining the date also include the actual sighting of the moon or calculating the birth of the new moon. The Met officials have told that there is a "fair chance" of the crescent of the moon on Sunday at 1438 AH on 29th of Ramadan .

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  • IDF confirms retaliatory strike on Syria military positions
IDF confirms retaliatory strike on Syria military positions

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday addressed Israel's concern about Iran's military buildup in Syria and said that Israel views this as a grave matter. Syrian state-run news agency SANA reported that several people were killed in the Israeli strikes. "Last night the IDF attacked Syrian military targets".

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  • Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right
Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right

The Southern Poverty Law Centre has named Focus on the Family as a hate group . Pence mentioned supporting the work of Christ's pregnancy centers across IN by donating ultrasounds, which he said "will save innocent lives". Tendon CEO Mike Gordon says he's excited to host Pence and expects the vice president to discuss a manufacturing initiative. ...

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  • Ivanka Ordered To Testify In Trademark Dispute With Italian Shoemaker
Ivanka Ordered To Testify In Trademark Dispute With Italian Shoemaker

The trademark infringement lawsuit was initially filed by designer shoemaker Aquazzura against Ivanka's company, IT Collection LLC, in June a year ago. Its lawsuit seeks unspecified damages. Ivanka Trump has been ordered to answer questions for a lawsuit with an Italian shoe designer. The company alleged that Trump and Fisher had plagiari...

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  • Twin Cities Pride Reverses Decision, Invites Police to Parade
Twin Cities Pride Reverses Decision, Invites Police to Parade

Anthony Police officer Jeronimo Yanez , the Minnesota police officer is shown after shooting into the vehicle at Philando Castile during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights, Minn., as the 4-year-old daughter of Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, starts to get out of the auto and is grabbed by an officer.

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  • Kidambi Srikanth wins Australia Open Super Series
Kidambi Srikanth wins Australia Open Super Series

Srikanth had beaten him at the quarterfinals of the Singapore Open in April. However, Srikanth, the former world number three, made a strong comeback to take the first game 22-20 and have an early advantage in the all-important final. "I wanted to send good news to my home town", she said. The Chinese tried to get back but it was too late as the ...

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  • Australia says to resume air strikes in Syria after Russia threat
Australia says to resume air strikes in Syria after Russia threat

As regime and militia forces have begun advancing eastward, senior White House officials have been pushing the Pentagon to establish outposts in the desert region. Gaining a land bridge will allow Iran to increase its already substantial shipments of arms to its Lebanese ally, Hizbullah, a militia and political party.

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  • Global POS Terminal Market - Strategic Assessment and Forecast 2017
Global POS Terminal Market - Strategic Assessment and Forecast 2017

The report also includes a detailed qualitative and quantitative analysis of the market, with the help of information collected from market participants operating across key sectors of the market value chain. The report further analyzes the global market scenario with reference to consumer volume, Off-the-shelf Gearbox consumption volume, Off-the-...

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  • SKorean president calls for NKorean Olympic participation
SKorean president calls for NKorean Olympic participation

North Korea has won medals in previous Olympic games including last year's Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, where the country took home seven medals, including two golds. Despite Moon's public statements that he wants to improve relations with North Korea, Pyongyang has ramped up missile testing and continued its aggressive rhetoric towards ...

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  • North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier
North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier

The article also criticised South Korea for using Mr Warmbier's case to seek the release of other detainees. Thousands of people gathered in OH to honour American student Otto Warmbier who died after being medically evacuated from North Korea.

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  • China talks focusing on North Korean threat
China talks focusing on North Korean threat

The death of an American college student after his imprisonment in North Korea is threatening to overshadow high-level U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says China has a responsibility to exert much greater economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea to prevent an escalation of tensions in the region.

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  • Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals
Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

Lonzo Ball wants to stay home with the Los Angeles Lakers at No. 2, and it seems surer than ever he will. He arrived at college last summer expecting to hear his name called first overall in the next year's National Basketball Association draft, and on Thursday he will have that vision realized.

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  • London rescue workers: 'We refuse to forget you'
London rescue workers: 'We refuse to forget you'

Residents are to be evacuated from five council tower blocks over fire safety fears in the wake of the Grenfell Tower blaze. In a statement this evening Ms Gould said firefighters and council officials had inspected the estate today. "We are looking at every criminal offense from manslaughter onwards", Detective Superintendent Fiona McCormack t...

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  • Iran holds annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missiles
Iran holds annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missiles

State media reported that similar rallies were underway in other cities and towns in Iran . This year's commemoration coincides with an escalating power struggle for influence in the region between Iran and Saudi Arabia , together with its Gulf neighbours .

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  • North Korea conducts rocket engine test
North Korea conducts rocket engine test

North Korea has tested a rocket engine that could be fitted to an intercontinental ballistic missile, a U.S. official said, in an apparent provocation ahead of a summit between President Donald Trump and the leader of South Korea. China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, told Trump in a meeting at the White House that Beijing was willing to "maintain com...

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  • White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph
White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

In an 11Alive News-Survey USA poll one week before Tuesday's runoff, just 5 percent of Trump voters said they would vote for Ossoff , while just 4 percent of Hillary Clinton voters said they would switch parties to vote for Handel. " Ossoff race better be a wake up call for Democrats - business as usual isn't working", tweeted Representat...

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  • President Trump Heads to Iowa Following GOP Congressional Wins
President Trump Heads to Iowa Following GOP Congressional Wins

At a closed-door Democratic caucus meeting the frustration was palpable, according to people who were in the room, despite Pelosi's efforts to frame the results as evidence of incremental Democratic progress in deep red districts. With the exception of the Ossoff-Handel race, Democrats were competitive, as a growing number of voters perhaps are...

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  • Army Repulses Pak Border Action Team, 2 Soldiers Killed In Firefight
Army Repulses Pak Border Action Team, 2 Soldiers Killed In Firefight

Defence Ministry sources said the Pakistan Army indulged in "unprovoked firing and shelling at Indian positions" with small arms, automatics and mortars. The Army said a BAT team comprising five to seven members were 600 metres within India, reported Hinudstan Times . In February 2000, seven months after the Kargil War, a Pakistani BAT killed ...

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  • Police who killed woman had less-lethal options
Police who killed woman had less-lethal options

She was later pronounced dead at the scene by fire department officials. Lyles had a previous run-in with police after calling them to her apartment, authorities said . "It will remain to be seen what will happen in this instance after the investigation is completed", O'Toole said. In a statement Sunday afternoon, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray d...

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  • Portugal goal against Mexico annulled after video review
Portugal goal against Mexico annulled after video review

The lead didn't last long, as Chicharito sent a rocket of a header into the goal to tie the game. "Of course belief is still there", said the 25-year-old, who plays for third-tier German side Unterhaching. When the man himself emerged for training at Moscow's Spartak stadium, he ignored waiting journalists before giving his teammates a quick no...

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  • 'Scalise took a bullet for all of us'
'Scalise took a bullet for all of us'

Democrats easily defeated Republicans 11-2 Thursday in the 2017 Congressional Baseball Game , in an annual tradition that took on renewed importance in the wake of Wednesday's shooting at a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia. He also remains in critical condition Thursday following surgery. The man who shot House Majority Whip Stev...

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  • Grenfell Tower survivors to be rehomed in flats on luxury development
Grenfell Tower survivors to be rehomed in flats on luxury development

Eleanor Kelly, chief executive of Southwark Council and spokeswoman for the Grenfell Response Team, said: "Rehousing those residents affected by the Grenfell Tower fire as quickly as possible is our main priority, and I am pleased that a significant amount of housing has now been identified".

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  • DC Memorial for Slain Va. Teen Nabra Hassanen Set on Fire
DC Memorial for Slain Va. Teen Nabra Hassanen Set on Fire

The mosque holds prayers throughout the night during the observance of Ramadan, said Tajul Islam, a receptionist at the ADAMS Center. Most mourners were Muslim, but Christians and Jews attended as well. "God tells us in the Koran that we must respond to bad with good". The number of anti-Muslim crimes in the USA jumped 57 percent in 2016 to 2,2...

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  • Amit Shah meets Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray regarding Presidential polls
Amit Shah meets Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray regarding Presidential polls

The Sena's stance on Kovind's candidature in the upcoming election will be considered crucial as the party is a BJP partner both at the center and in Maharashtra. According to the source, during the meeting Shah appealed to the Sena to support the BJP's nominee for the president's post. Only last week, the Sena claimed that it could take an ind...

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  • US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria
US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

Al-Tanf is a strategic point near the Syrian, Iraq and Jordanian borders. The drone was observed in the same area where another UAV was shot down on June 8. Its defense ministry said it plans to track joint coalition aircraft west of the Euphrates River and treat them as targets, officials said Monday. Tanf is the town on Syrian border with Jorda...

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  • In Georgia, Republicans aim to hang onto congressional seat
In Georgia, Republicans aim to hang onto congressional seat

A Trump versus the Democrats showdown was taking place Tuesday in a Georgia congressional district and Latinos had a part to play. Both candidates have called for more civility after the ballfield shootings in the race to represent Georgia's 6th District , a suburban stretch of north Atlanta that both parties consider crucial to win.

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  • Britain, EU begin formal Brexit talks
Britain, EU begin formal Brexit talks

London will then make a detailed proposal next week, Davis said. At the same time, while it was a priority, he said, to show progress in averting difficulties for troubled Northern Ireland as a result of being on a new EU-UK border, agreement on how the border would work would depend on wider future trade ties.

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  • 'Trooping the color' in London for queen's official birthday
'Trooping the color' in London for queen's official birthday

The 91-year-old monarch said it is "difficult to escape a very sombre mood" on what is normally a day of celebration. Queen Elizabeth II , accompanied by grandson Prince William , visited the site and met with the fire-fighters, volunteers, community members and kin of the victims and those missing.

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  • Summer Solstice 2017: Here's all you need to know
Summer Solstice 2017: Here's all you need to know

The solstice is based on the position of the sun when it reaches its northernmost point from the equator, not on a set date and time, the Almanac explained . That being said, happy summer solstice! The first day of summer nearly always falls on June 20 or 21. Thousands of people gathered at the Summer Solstice Festival Saturday afternoon, that...

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  • BRICS to combat terror funding
BRICS to combat terror funding

India on Monday asked the BRICS nations to back its efforts for the adoption of a comprehensive convention on terrorism at the UN and shed the ambiguity on "good" and "bad" terrorists, an apparent reference to Pakistan . Singh, said the grouping needed to cooperate on counter-terror measures. "We have also set up a joint working group on terrori...

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  • Putin: Former German leader Helmut Kohl molded his worldview
Putin: Former German leader Helmut Kohl molded his worldview

H. Kohl will remain forever in the memory of the Kazakhstani people as a wise person, who made a great contribution to the establishment and strengthening of bilateral friendly relations. Kohl was helped in securing German unity by his friendships with French President Francois Mitterrand and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev , who approved North ...

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  • Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante
Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante

After President Donald Trump's friend, Chris Ruddy, said Monday night that Trump is considering firing Mueller, Rosenstein said in a Senate appropriations subcommittee hearing that Mueller can "only be fired for good cause", and it would be his job to put that good cause into writing.

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  • Mali tourist resort 'under attack'
Mali tourist resort 'under attack'

A Dingo tank of the Bundeswehr, the German armed forces, enters Camp Castor after returning from a trainings mission on March 6, 2017 in Gao, Mali. At least two people have been killed after gunmen stormed a popular tourist resort on the outskirts of Mali's capital, Bamako , according to officials.

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  • Boxer who was in critical condition after fight is dead, family says
Boxer who was in critical condition after fight is dead, family says

Hague's friend and fellow-fighter Cody Krahn revealed that the severity of the situation when he confirmed in a Facebook post that the 34-year-old was in a coma in hospital. He had been knocked down three times in the first round and a further two times in the second before it was waved off. A former UFC fighter who was reportedly knocked out i...

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  • Tougher Trump line toward Cuba delights hardliners on island
Tougher Trump line toward Cuba delights hardliners on island

Responding to President Donald Trump's announcement Friday that he is reversing the Obama administration's steps to normalize relations with Cuba , the Castro government said the United States is in no "condition to lecture us".

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  • Trump lawyer says President isn't under investigation, despite tweets
Trump lawyer says President isn't under investigation, despite tweets

President Donald Trump says he is being investigated for firing FBI Director James Comey by the man who told him to do it. To the contrary: Thanks to The Washington Post , we now know that collusion is only one of three subject areas that the FBI investigation , now led by special counsel Robert Mueller , is exploring.

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  • People Confirmed Dead in Grenfell Tower Fire With 70 Still Unaccounted For
People Confirmed Dead in Grenfell Tower Fire With 70 Still Unaccounted For

High-rise tower blocks dating from the 1960s and 1970s could be torn down in the wake of the deadly Grenfell Tower fire , London mayor Sadiq Khan said . The cause of the June 13th fire remains unclear, but safety experts point the finger at the building's new polyester-coated aluminum façade. While members of her party have suggested security...

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  • DUP hopeful of deal with Conservatives sooner rather than later, says Foster
DUP hopeful of deal with Conservatives sooner rather than later, says Foster

While May negotiates an agreement with the DUP , Jeremy Corbyn , leader of the Labour party , has repeatedly declared his readiness to form a minority government if she fails. After losing her parliamentary majority in a botched gamble on a snap election , Ms May is so weakened that her Brexit strategy has become the subject of public debate...

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  • UK's Hammond says economy should be priority in Brexit talks
UK's Hammond says economy should be priority in Brexit talks

Mr Davis added: "In the first round we are going to have pretty long meetings at roughly one week a month - which is much, much faster than any previous trade deal they have done". "It will be a brand new door, with a new Europe, a Europe without rebates, without complexity, with real powers and with unity", Verhofstadt said. "Party interest or nat...

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  • Divorce bill focus of Brexit talks on Monday
Divorce bill focus of Brexit talks on Monday

Nevertheless, it illustrated the challenge May will face in the remaining days before the European Union divorce talks begin: finding a position that satisfies both pro-European and eurosceptic factions of her party if she wants to remain in power.

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  • North Korea frees American student; parents say he's in coma
North Korea frees American student; parents say he's in coma

At the same time , his trips have also faced ridicule and criticism from some USA politicians and activists who view them as fodder for North Korean propaganda. Yun then met last week with the North Korean ambassador at the U.N.in NY. During his detention, Leigh said he was provided with one meal a day, and slept on a blanket on the floor.

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  • Decision Reached in Philando Castile Killing
Decision Reached in Philando Castile Killing

She says she's "very disappointed in the system here in the state of Minnesota". Later, she said: "My son loved this city, and this city killed my son". Officers then force Reynolds out of the auto and order her to get on her knees as she begins to sob and yell, "Don't let him be gone, Lord!" The city said the terms of the separation will be ne...

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  • Secret Service Does Not Have Any Comey Tapes
Secret Service Does Not Have Any Comey Tapes

But, he added, "I think we can all attest that these are very risky times and we need every available tool at our disposal to prevent terrorists from entering the United States and committing acts of bloodshed and violence". At the beginning of Monday's press briefing, Spicer merely repeated his boss. The paper said it made the request on May 15....

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  • Student freed by North Korea has severe neurological injury
Student freed by North Korea has severe neurological injury

When asked whether he believes the Obama administration could have done more to secure Warmbier's release, he replied, "I think the results speak for themselves". Doctors treating an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma plan to discuss his medical condition. UC Medical Center will hold a news conference at 3:00 Thursda...

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  • No Bhagwat, then Swaminathan says Shiv Sena
No Bhagwat, then Swaminathan says Shiv Sena

Bhagwat has however clarified that he is not in the Presidential race. "Some people said (when the agitation was on) that they will bring the government down". However, he reiterated that Mr Bhagwat will remain their first choice. And now it is trying to create a buzz over Swaminathan who has worked in an official capacity in the Congress governm...

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  • Trump administration decides to let 'Dreamers' stay in US
Trump administration decides to let 'Dreamers' stay in US

It was meant to keep the immigrant parents safe from deportation and provide them with a renewable work permit good for two years, but it was blocked by a federal judge in Texas after 26 states filed suit against the federal government and challenged the effort's legality.

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  • Staffer shot at congressional baseball practice recalls 'running for my life'
Staffer shot at congressional baseball practice recalls 'running for my life'

Capitol Police force on the scene. Barth worked as an intern for Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez when Gonzalez was still a city councilman, and then followed up by campaigning for Jeb Bush's bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination before joining the Williams staff.

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  • White House hands control of Afghan surge to Mattis
White House hands control of Afghan surge to Mattis

The Afghanistan war has been dragging on since October 2001, and the US -led coalition ended their combat mission against the Taliban in 2014 but they are increasingly involved in backing up Afghan forces on the battlefield. These forces would help the fledgling Afghan military regain parts of the country that have fallen to the Taleban since U.S. ...

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  • Canadians face charges for attack on protesters during Turkish leader's DC visit
Canadians face charges for attack on protesters during Turkish leader's DC visit

Washington police officials confirmed that the two Americans are Sinan Narin , of Virginia, and Eyup Yildirim , of New Jersey . Most of the security detail, who were tasked with guarding the president during his trip to the capitol, face simple assault charges , although two face felony charges of assault causing significant bodily injury.

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