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Hariri had held talks with Saudi King Salman bin Abduaziz on Wednesday, shortly after arriving in the oil-rich kingdom for his first visit since he abruptly announced his resignation during a televised speech from Saudi Arabia in November. Cairo supports Riyadh in its fight against Iran-backed Houthi militants in Yemen and past year joined a Saudi-led boycott of Gulf state Qatar and agreed to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi despite widespread criticism at home.
  • BJP Won: Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland Assembly Elections Result 2018

    BJP Won: Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland Assembly Elections Result 2018

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    India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) registered impressive electoral performances as election results were announced Saturday in three north-eastern states - Tripura , Nagaland and Meghalaya . Today peace and non-violence has prevailed over fear. "I assure my sisters and brothers of Nagaland that we will continue to work for the progress and prosperity of Nagaland".
  • Two shot dead at Central Michigan University, gunman at large

    Two shot dead at Central Michigan University, gunman at large

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    Police said officers were in contact with Davis Jr. on Thursday night when he was taken to a hospital due to some sort of bad reaction to drugs. Davis was taken to a hospital and released Friday morning. The shooting happened Friday morning at Campbell Hall , a dormitory on campus. "The shooting at Central Michigan University today strikes close to home", Welch said in the tweet .
  • Trump suggests death penalty for drug traffickers

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    He argued that drug dealers should be treated like killers because of the many people that die of drug overdoses each year. At a White House meeting that was called to discuss the #Opioid abuse epidemic that is spreading across America, Trump said that the dealers of opioids are "killing hundreds and hundreds of people" and, as he sees it, they're not being duly punished.
  • Del Potro tops Thiem to reach semis in Acapulco

    Del Potro tops Thiem to reach semis in Acapulco

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    Zverev assumed top ranking after the late withdrawal of Rafael Nadal and he had not lost a set all week. The Argentine never lost a break point all night and hit only one double fault. Voegele, ranked 183rd in the world, reached her first WTA-level final appearance when she beat Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson 6-4, 7-6 (5) in the second semi.
  • Italy elections: Main parties hold pre-poll rallies

    Italy elections: Main parties hold pre-poll rallies

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    Created in 2009 by former comedian Beppe Grillo and late web entrepreneur Gianroberto Casaleggio, the Five Star Movement has benefited from widespread disillusionment and anger at Italy's traditional political elites. Despite its name, it boasts the only female candidate for premier, Giorgia Meloni. While he can not hold office because of a tax fraud conviction but is still hoping to play a leading role and has put forward European Parliament President Antonio Tajani as his prime ...
  • Beast from the East: Snow arrives in the Border region

    Beast from the East: Snow arrives in the Border region

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    Much of Britain and Ireland is covered in snow as freezing Siberian weather dubbed "the Beast from the East " disrupts the travel plans of thousands. "Just knocking on someone's door to check they have everything they need can make a huge difference", the ICRC's Europe director, Simon Missiri, said.
  • Violent brawl between bear and tiger at Indian nature park

    Violent brawl between bear and tiger at Indian nature park

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    The video, taken on Wednesday during an afternoon safari, shows the encounter between two fierce animals. A battle begins and it is far from a playful fight. "It went on for 15 minutes. The tiger was roaring, it was a severe fight". "The tiger attacked the bear more than five minutes". After sticking around in the background for a few minutes, jumping and screaming anxiously, the bear cub runs away from the scene of the altercation.
  • Son arrested in shooting deaths of parents at Central Michigan University

    Son arrested in shooting deaths of parents at Central Michigan University

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    Davis Jr. was arrested without incident shortly after midnight following an intensive daylong search that included more than 100 police officers, some heavily armed in camouflage uniforms, authorities said. The university said Friday morning that the report concerns Campbell Hall on its campus in Mount Pleasant. Police said having the firearm on campus was a violation of university policy, despite James Sr.
  • Thousands march in Slovakia for slain journalist

    Thousands march in Slovakia for slain journalist

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    The move came a day after thousands flocked to candlelit anti-corruption vigils held across Slovakia, and just hours before Kuciak's funeral. Police found journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancee Martina Kusnirova, both 27, shot dead at their home near the capital Bratislava on Sunday.
  • Polling underway for 52 Senate seats across 4 Pakistan assemblies

    Polling underway for 52 Senate seats across 4 Pakistan assemblies

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    The polling began at 9 am and is expected to conclude without a break at 4 pm. Currently, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) is the major party in Senate with 27 seats and its outgoing senator are 18. According to the code of conduct, no legislator would be allowed to carry mobile phones in the polling stations i.e. assembly buildings, while the lawmakers would need their secretariat cards for entry to the assembly halls.
  • Gauri Lankesh Murder: SIT Arrests a Hindu Yuva Sene Activist

    Gauri Lankesh Murder: SIT Arrests a Hindu Yuva Sene Activist

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    The SIT arrested Kumar, a resident of Maddur in Mandya, after informing a magistrate's court in Bengaluru that it had found evidence of Kumar's involvement in the Gauri Lankesh murder in the course of the investigation of the illegal arms case for which he was arrested on February 18.
  • King of Jordan's Visit to India Shines Spotlight on Hanafi Islam

    King of Jordan's Visit to India Shines Spotlight on Hanafi Islam

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    President Ram Nath Kovind will host a banquet in honour of King Abdullah while Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will call on the visiting dignitary. Both sides will also look to finalise a framework for defence cooperation, they said. India made an investment of $860 million in a joint venture, Jordan Indian Fertilisers Limited, to exploit the Jordanian reserves of rock phosphates to manufacture fertilisers.
  • Turkey rejects US, French calls for Afrin ceasefire in Syria

    Turkey rejects US, French calls for Afrin ceasefire in Syria

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    Turkey's state-run Anatolia news agency quoted Canikli as saying that 2,295 militants of Kurdish factions and Daesh terrorists had been "neutralized" in the offensive, which was launched on January 19. The Syrian government deployed fighters to the enclave a month later after the Kurds called for help. Another 13 were injured in the clashes on Thursday, with several said to be in a critical condition.
  • India, Vietnam to explore transfer of technology

    India, Vietnam to explore transfer of technology

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    The remarks assume significance given China's increasing influence in the Indian Ocean region and aggressive attitude in the South China Sea. He further said that both countries are also working along with other nations on trilateral possibilities, in the oil and gas sector.
  • Thirty-two year-old college dropout refuses to vacate her dorm room

    Thirty-two year-old college dropout refuses to vacate her dorm room

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    It claims she dropped out in 2016 and despite numerous vacate notices, has racked up a staggering $94,000 in unpaid residence hall charges. Earlier this week, the college filed a lawsuit against Palmer. "You are required to vacate and surrender the premises on or before October 31, 2017, at 12 p.m". For her part, Palmer argues that she isn't staying put because she loves the dorm life or because rent in NY is way too high.
  • Senate passes Lakey's 'stand your ground' bill on party-line vote

    Senate passes Lakey's 'stand your ground' bill on party-line vote

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    Ybarra missed the 11 a.m. meeting, because she is traveling to Washington, D.C., for a Council of Chief State School Officers legislative meeting and a meeting with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, spokeswoman Allison Westfall said. Linda Beigel Schulman, whose son, Scott Beigel, died protecting students from a hail of bullets at Marjory Stoneman Douglas, said she and others are being manipulated by politicians far more sophisticated than the Parkland community members.