• Trump kicks journalist out of Oval Office over immigration questions

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    President Donald Trump says a program to protect immigrants brought into the USA illegally as children is " probably dead ". Trump has responded to the outcry by telling reporters "I'm not a racist". The White House has not denied that Trump used a vulgar term and indicated yesterday that no apology would be forthcoming. Although Trump has also denied making the " shithole " comment, Sen.
  • China rejects Vancouver talks on North Korea crisis as illegitimate

    China rejects Vancouver talks on North Korea crisis as illegitimate

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    Tillerson was speaking at a meeting of foreign ministers in Vancouver hosted by himself and Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland to discuss how best to de-escalate tensions with North Korea's rogue communist regime. "We can not and will not accept you as a nuclear state", he said to North Korea. The delegations specifically agreed to tackle North Korean financing that fuels nuclear research, revenue which they claim comes from the country's criminal activities and cyber operations.
  • We'll keep control of Catalonia if Puigdemont tries to govern remotely - Spain

    We'll keep control of Catalonia if Puigdemont tries to govern remotely - Spain

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    Their favoured candidate is Puigdemont , sacked by Rajoy along with his cabinet on October 27 after the regional parliament declared unilateral independence, and who is in self-imposed exile in Belgium. Later on Monday, legal experts of the Catalan Parliament backed Mr Rajoy's position, warning that Mr Puigdemont could not take office remotely without breaching the assembly's own rules.
  • Update on fatal crash near Dubbo, NSW

    Update on fatal crash near Dubbo, NSW

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    They were taken to Dubbo Base Hospital. One of the men made an extremely lucky escape after his auto became crushed under a truck. Emergency crews were still trying to free two people from the wreckage more than three hours after the incident, but the final victim was freed about 4pm.
  • Snow, ice result in yellow weather warning

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    The Met Office issued a yellow "be aware" weather warning for snow, covering Dundee, from 6pm on Monday. Snowfall of up to 20cm can be expected on higher ground, with deposits of up to 8cm likely in more populated areas. The warning is talking about isolated, more exposed areas seeing 80mph, but more widely 60-70mph". Road , rail and ferry services may be affected, with longer journey times and cancellations and there is also a possibility some bridges may close.
  • Rafael Nadal beats Leonardo Mayer in the Australian Open second round

    Rafael Nadal beats Leonardo Mayer in the Australian Open second round

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    I had to hit some great shots in the tie break. We've been friends for a long time. "I am happy to be in the third round after being out of competition for a while, a second victory in a row is very important to me". Asked about his knee injury that troubled the build-up to his tournament, Nadal said: "I don't know, I hope (it will be OK)!" He improves his head-to-head record against Mayer to 5-0, but he was obviously wary of the threat his opponent provided having dropped the opening set ...
  • Honor 9 Lite India launch

    Honor 9 Lite India launch

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    The Honor 9 Lite was first launched in China in late December, and is in fact the second major launch by the Huawei brand in the country this year, following the launch of the Honor View 10 earlier this month. Chinese device manufacturer Honor is all set to launch Honor 9 Lite on January 17 and will be Flipkart exclusive. The smartphone has a dual camera setup at the front and another dual camera setup at the rear.
  • Nigeria summons USA ambassador over Trump comments: foreign minister

    Nigeria summons USA ambassador over Trump comments: foreign minister

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    Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo on Saturday said Donald Trump's reported description of African nations as " shithole countries " was unacceptable, while his predecessor branded the USA head of state a racist. The president reportedly demanded to know why the USA should accept immigrants from "s***hole countries" rather than - for instance - wealthy and overwhelmingly white Norway.
  • Blaming Dems, Trump Says DACA Deal Likely 'Dead'

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    Cotton told CBS' "Face the Nation" that he "didn't hear" the word used - "and I was sitting no further away from Donald Trump than Dick Durbin was". The White House did not deny that Trump made the comment. "I don't know how this movie ends", said Sen. Durbin has said the White House should release whatever recording it might have of the meeting.
  • PM Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu to hold roadshow in Ahmedabad today

    PM Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu to hold roadshow in Ahmedabad today

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    Netanyahu and his wife Sara arrived at Ahmedabad airport on 11 am and was received by Prime Minister Modi. Around 50 stages will be erected on the roadside along the stretch and people from different states of the country will welcome the visiting dignitaries at various points as they pass by.
  • USA diplomat summoned to explain Trump's comments on Africa and Haiti

    USA diplomat summoned to explain Trump's comments on Africa and Haiti

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    Asked if he is a racist , Trump said: "No, I'm not a racist . I'm not a racist ", the president told reporters. "That I can tell you", he told reporters. The president has denied he used that word. "I don't know in which context they were made". Robert Goodlatte (R-Va.) and Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.) - have yet to publicly address Trump's reported comments.
  • 'I'm not a racist': Trump defends himself, denies making vulgar comments

    'I'm not a racist': Trump defends himself, denies making vulgar comments

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    When it came to talk of extending protections for Haitians, Durbin said Trump replied, "We don't need more Haitians'". Minutes later, he tweeted again, pushing for a "merit based" immigration system. Fox News tweeted the video of that exchange for everyone yesterday. "Never said 'take them out.' Made up by Dems". In their deliberations, congressional Democrats make clear they don't want to be blamed for shutting down the government.
  • Donald Trump insists he is 'not racist' in wake of derogatory comments

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    Trump announced previous year that he will end the Obama-era DACA program unless lawmakers come up with a solution by March. "I'm telling you, he did not use that word", he said on ABC's "This Week" program. They said Trump expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway, which is overwhelmingly white. Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC, one of the six senators in the meeting with Trump on Thursday, supported Durbin's account.