• Jerusalem: UN move to annul United States decision By

    Jerusalem: UN move to annul United States decision By

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    The United Nations Security Council will hold its regular monthly briefing on the Middle East Monday, focusing on US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, sources said Sunday. A resolution needs nine votes in favour and no vetoes by the United States, France , Britain, Russia or China to pass. After the decision, Arab foreign ministers agreed to seek a U.N.
  • EC withdraws show cause notice to Rahul over TV interviews

    EC withdraws show cause notice to Rahul over TV interviews

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    In its notice to Rahul Gandhi, the commission had said that it had received complaints that "on some TV channels interview given by you has been/is being displayed about elections" to Gujarat assembly. The committee will have representation from ECI, I&B Ministry, Law & Justice, Electronics & It Ministry with representatives of NBA, PCI, among others to examine these provisions in the prevailing context of communication technologies, reported Times of India.
  • Gujarat polls: Cong gaining, BJP's main faces trailing

    Gujarat polls: Cong gaining, BJP's main faces trailing

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    In the crucial assembly elections in two states of India Congress has suddenly moved ahead in Gujarat with leads in 100 seats, while the BJP leads in 80, while in Himachal it is neck and neck at 21 each. Both the BJP and the Congress claimed they were confident of winning in Gujarat. The state has alternately elected Congress and BJP since 1985. "Whatever be the result of the elections, the victory is said to be of the Congress", said the senior Congress leader.
  • Over 30 dead in Philippines due to slow-moving storm

    Over 30 dead in Philippines due to slow-moving storm

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    One boy drowned and two others were killed following landslides, while tens of thousands were driven from their homes by floods as the storm pounded Samar island. "We need a lot of water and a lot of blankets", Gomez added, citing widespread flooding that may have contaminated the tap water system of the city of 200,000 people.
  • Police officer critically ill after being hit by Maserati

    Police officer critically ill after being hit by Maserati

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    The officers are in a critical condition in hospital with their next of kin in attendance. Her colleague was last night in a critical condition. The driver of the Maserati - a man aged in his 50s - was arrested at the scene on suspicion of unsafe driving and failing to provide a specimen of breath.
  • Attacks kill 12 in southern Afghanistan

    Attacks kill 12 in southern Afghanistan

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    In the southern province of Helmand, at least 14 policemen were killed in a Taliban attack on two security check posts in Lashkargah, capital city of Helmand province on Saturday night. Local broadcaster 1TV reported a auto packed with explosives rammed into the convoy passing through Shor Andam area. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation confirmed the attack and said there were no victims among its personnel.
  • Grader's Letter to Santa Spurs Donation Drive

    Grader's Letter to Santa Spurs Donation Drive

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    When school was dismissed for the day, Espiricueta began reading the letters and was taken aback in particular by one student's note. "Unfortunately, there are other students that, as part of their needs, they included food, towels, blankets, pillows, bed, clothes, shoes and a stove", Espiricueta told ABC News.
  • Autopsies underway for Canadian billionaires found dead

    Autopsies underway for Canadian billionaires found dead

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    Police were called to the Shermans' home in an upscale neighbourhood of north Toronto just before noon on Friday in response to a "medical complaint". Trudeau and his wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau issued a statement on Twitter. The deaths sparked an outpouring of sympathy from the country's political elite, including from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who said he was "saddened" by the news, and tweeted about the "vision and spirit" of the couple known for their philanthropy.
  • UN Security Council to Reexamine Legality of US Recognition of Jerusalem

    UN Security Council to Reexamine Legality of US Recognition of Jerusalem

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    According to Al Ray Palestinian Media Agency, the document will be a response to the decision taken this month by the U.S. administration headed by President Donald Trump . The Afghanistan religious scholars would announce their stance against the United States decision on Jerusalem at a press conference today, Sunday, the Government Media Information Center said in a statement.
  • Funeral Procession Held For Firefighter Killed Battling Thomas Fire

    Funeral Procession Held For Firefighter Killed Battling Thomas Fire

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    Around 12:30 p.m., it will cross over into Riverside County and then into San Diego County. The Thomas Fire claimed the lives of two people, including one firefighter. The Ventura County Medical Examiner's Office reports the 32-year-old died as a result of thermal injuries and smoke inhalation. No further details on what caused his death were released, with authorities still investigating .
  • Cold wave intensifies across India

    Cold wave intensifies across India

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    However, he said from Saturday onwards weather will remain dry, which could result in further dip in the temperature. World famous ski resort of Gulmarg, where ski slopes are under several feet snow, recorded the coldest night of the season at minus 10 degree.
  • Barcelona vs Deportivo La Coruña

    Barcelona vs Deportivo La Coruña

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    Deportivo, meanwhile, ended their four-game winless run in La Liga with a 1-0 victory over Leganes on home soil. Luis Suarez and Paulinho both scored twice for the Catalan giants, who have now won 13 and drawn three of their 16 league matches at the start of the 2017-18 campaign.
  • McCain 'doing well,' looking to come home to Arizona

    McCain 'doing well,' looking to come home to Arizona

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    Corker was the only Republican to vote against moving out of the Senate in December. Domenech, who married Meghan, McCain's 33-year-old daughter in late November in Arizona, said his father-in-law was looking forward to spending the holidays in the Grand Canyon state.
  • Senior Democrat Spies Republican Threat to Russiagate Investigations

    Senior Democrat Spies Republican Threat to Russiagate Investigations

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    Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) has accused the panel's GOP leadership of dragging their feet, refusing to issue subpoenas and trying to discredit the investigation of Russian campaign interference. Rep. Adam Schiff , California Democrat, revealed his concerns during an interview with CNN host Wolf Blitzer in the wake of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein repeatedly coming under fire during a House Oversight hearing this week with respect to Mr.
  • Kim Shin-wook scores twice, South Korea wins EAFF E-1 title

    Kim Shin-wook scores twice, South Korea wins EAFF E-1 title

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    They previously blanked China 2-0 and edged South Korea 1-0. "We scored the first goal, but after that we stopped playing and South Korea took control of the game". Substitute Kengo Kawamata nearly pulled a goal back with a header in the 84th minute, but Jo got down quickly to block it on the line as the Koreans saw out the victory with the minimum of fuss.
  • Putin, Trump discuss bilateral relations, Korean Peninsula situation

    Putin, Trump discuss bilateral relations, Korean Peninsula situation

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    While the two discussed other issues, "the primary point was to talk about North Korea , because we would love to have his help on North Korea", said Trump, who the Kremlin said initiated the phone call. "People who do it are inflicting damage to the country's domestic political situation", Mr Putin said. "Why does it all have to take on some tint of spymania?" he said.
  • Ukrainian police clash with Saakashvili supporters storming cultural center in Kiev

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    Saakashvili also attended the protest on Maidan Square, where he said that would never make any agreements with Poroshenko and would speak to the Ukrainian president only about his potential resignation. Police who surrounded the building used fire extinguishers against the demonstrators who attacked the October Palace during an afternoon performance by the Glenn Miller Orchestra.
  • Adele, Carey Mulligan and Marcus Mumford among attendees at Grenfell memorial

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    Speaking afterwards, Ms Jafari said: "It's very, very hard". Posting a link to the petition, which has more than 16,000 signatures", - said to be backed by families of around 50 victims, along with Grenfell United, an association of survivors from Grenfell Tower and nearby Grenfell Walk - Adele wrote: "Please sign this with me! "He was a really lovely, gentle and kind and loving person and on the night of the fire he looked after six other people in his flat and we know that they he ...