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For his part, Hu called for deeper exchanges between Xi'an, an eastern starting point of the ancient Silk Road , and France . "These roads are to be shared and they can not be one-way". "We hope this visit will reinforce mutual political confidence and strategic communication", China's foreign minister Wang Yi said this week. Cooperation will "show the world that the French and Chinese are capable of making our planet great and lovely again", he said in Chinese.
  • Egypt's ex-PM Shafik says won't run for presidency

    Egypt's ex-PM Shafik says won't run for presidency

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    The latest were held in 2014, resulting in Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi assuming office that June after he secured 96 percent of the vote over his sole competitor, leftist politician and leader of the Egyptian Popular Current, Hamdeen Sabahi.
  • Mitt Romney treated for prostate cancer

    Mitt Romney treated for prostate cancer

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    Thomas Ahlering at UC Irvine Hospital in California", the source said. "Mitt Romney was treated over the summer for prostate cancer", Tapper tweeted. President Donald Trump had urged Hatch to run again in an apparent attempt to head off Romney, who initially opposed Trump's presidential candidacy.
  • White House officials: North Korea stance paying off

    White House officials: North Korea stance paying off

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    Officials for the two countries are set to meet on Wednesday. It's insane to send spouses and children to South Korea, given the provocation of North Korea . "Right now they're talking Olympics". Moon's government wants to resume temporary reunions of families separated by war and work out measures to reduce threats in frontline areas.
  • CAT 2017 results declared, 20 candidates get 100 percentile

    CAT 2017 results declared, 20 candidates get 100 percentile

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    New Delhi , Jan 8 Two women and three non-engineers are among the 20 candidates who have scored 100 percentile in the Common Admission Test ( CAT), 2017 . Apart from IIMs, almost 100 business schools in India are set to use the CAT score as part of their admission process. The IIM Luckow said it will release the list of shortlisted candidates soon.
  • Pence to leave for delayed Middle East trip January 19

    Pence to leave for delayed Middle East trip January 19

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    The Times reported that Egyptian intelligence regularly briefs TV hosts on messages leaders want them to communicate to the public, and the recordings showed the officer's conversation partners were all very willing to accommodate the official viewpoint.
  • PhD scholar 'joins Hizb', photos wielding AK-47 go viral

    PhD scholar 'joins Hizb', photos wielding AK-47 go viral

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    Mannan Wani is believed to have taken up arms and joined the terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen, but the reports are not verified till now. However, he didn't report back to home, the sources said . His father is a lecturer. The incident took place in November 2017 when the Wani way to Srinagar from his home and it was described in a Facebook status by Mannan himself.
  • Deputy in Washington dies after being shot by burglary suspects

    Deputy in Washington dies after being shot by burglary suspects

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    According to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department, the deputy was shot just after 11:30 p.m. Sunday while responding to a 911 call for an intruder reported in a house on 200th Street East in the Frederickson area. The white male was found dead at the scene, and police are still actively looking for another black male suspect who is believed to be armed and risky.
  • Increasing Clouds Today, Rain For Sunday Night And Monday

    Increasing Clouds Today, Rain For Sunday Night And Monday

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    The National Weather Service kicked off Sunday morning with the issuing of a wind chill advisory from 4 to 10 a.m., saying that at times the wind chill could be as low as 10 to 15 degrees. North, northwest wind 5 to 9 miles per hour becoming light north, northeast in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Expect an increase in clouds and showers starting Tuesday night ahead of the front, especially over Kauai and Oahu.
  • Billionaire Tom Steyer to invest $30 million into midterm elections

    Billionaire Tom Steyer to invest $30 million into midterm elections

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    And it keeps the crowded gubernatorial primary field in the state static for now. Steyer has recently turned his focus to advocating for President Donald Trump's impeachment. His voter turnout campaign, called NextGen Rising, said it will target more than 30 seats held by Republicans and a handful of swing seats controlled by Democrats.
  • Trump lawyers discuss strategy for interview with Mueller

    Trump lawyers discuss strategy for interview with Mueller

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    According to NBC News , Trump's legal team discussed different formats, including a formal sit-down interview and written responses, according to three sources familiar. The president's legal team is mulling how to present the president to the special counsel for questioning when or if the times comes. Neither Trump's team nor the special counsel's office would comment on the matter.
  • Princess Charlotte's first day at nursery school

    Princess Charlotte's first day at nursery school

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    The daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge , Princess Charlotte , has started nursery school . Whatever we feel, it can hardly compare to how the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge must have felt today, the same as any parent when the next chapter of their child's life begins.
  • U.S. security experts back Iran nuclear deal, as Trump faces deadlines

    U.S. security experts back Iran nuclear deal, as Trump faces deadlines

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    President Hassan Rouhani went all-in Monday with a push for greater civil liberties in the wake of the deadly unrest that rocked Iran in recent days. If the US statesmen make a mistake about the nuclear agreement, Iran's reaction will make them regret it, said the spokesman of the Iranian Foreign Ministry on Monday, January 8, according to IRNA.
  • Trump Ends Protection From Deportation for 200000 Salvadorans

    Trump Ends Protection From Deportation for 200000 Salvadorans

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    Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen faced a Monday deadline whether to grant an extension. When asked whether the move would result in US customs officials targeting Salvadorans who try to remain in the USA without documentation after September of 2019, an administration official on a briefing phone call said that the agency's top priority remains the deportation of criminals and people deemed unsafe to society.
  • Trump to Visit Border Wall Prototypes

    Trump to Visit Border Wall Prototypes

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    Trump has promised "a big, attractive wall" with Mexico as a centerpiece of his presidency but offered few details of where it would be built, when and at what cost. The final price tag for the CBP spending plan would exceed $33 billion over the next decade, according to a copy of the document obtained by The Washington Post .
  • UK's Northern Ireland minister quits as May shuffles Cabinet

    UK's Northern Ireland minister quits as May shuffles Cabinet

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    His departure is a blow for British Prime Minister Theresa May, who trusted him as a loyal supporter who could work with her key allies in Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party. The UK's Secretary of State for Northern Ireland on Monday resigned while Prime Minister Theresa May embarked on the most substantial cabinet reshuffle since losing her party's majority in June.
  • Braintree MP James Cleverly handed promotion in cabinet reshuffle

    Braintree MP James Cleverly handed promotion in cabinet reshuffle

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    Perhaps to prove the point that a new party chairman was needed, the Tories initially sent a tweet out congratulating Chris Grayling as the new chairman before quickly deleting it. Others such as James Cleverly and Tom Tugendhat could fare well, although they may have to wait until junior minister appointments are revealed, which is expected tomorrow.
  • Jemaine Clement claims Flight of the Conchords will have 2018 HBO special

    Jemaine Clement claims Flight of the Conchords will have 2018 HBO special

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    A Flight of the Conchords stage tour is running through the United Kingdom in the coming months and Clement indicated that won't be the only thing on his and McKenzie's plate this year. "We'll hopefully have news soon and will be back in touch". The deal with HBO is now still being finalized, so there's not news yet about when the hour-long special will air besides "sometime in 2018".
  • Russia: US exploiting Iran protest to sink nuclear deal

    Russia: US exploiting Iran protest to sink nuclear deal

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    Russian Federation and France had similarly argued that it was too soon to discuss the issue at the United Nations in NY. Iran's influential Revolutionary Guards said on Sunday the security forces had put an end to a week of unrest fomented by what it called foreign enemies.