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Jazayeri said USA criticism of Iran's missile programme was driven by "their failures and defeats in the region". European governments have been scrambling to appease Trump and keep the deal intact, and have voiced increasing concern over Iran´s missile programme.
  • After Tripura victory, Amit Shah shifts focus to Odisha

    After Tripura victory, Amit Shah shifts focus to Odisha

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    Shah also hailed Sunil Deodhar, Ram Madhav, Kiren Rijiju, KJ Alphons and Nalin Kohli for their contribution in the party's victory. "I requested the Congress for a coalition [in Tripura]", Banerjee said. "Can one forget who had threatened to damage statues (of Dalit icons)", he said without elaborating. "The victory in the North-Eastern States will be celebrated with Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday morning".
  • BJP used money, muscle power to win Tripura, says Yechury

    BJP used money, muscle power to win Tripura, says Yechury

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    While the BJP and its ally IPFT has won 43 seats out of 59 Tripura constituencies, the Left Front managed to win 16 seats. The BJP, which contested 47 seats, could win only two. Independent candidates won three seats. "The Congress does not have a majority there", Mr. Shah said. "Now it is a question of looking at people who would like to look at common agenda acceptable to the state's people and come together", outgoing Chief Minister Mukul Sangma told IANS .
  • Anushka's 'Pari' banned in Pakistan

    Anushka's 'Pari' banned in Pakistan

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    Through the tour we saw Virat crediting Anushka Sharma for his excellent form and took to social media to express how much he was missing the wifey. "Any film that goes against our culture and Islamic history should be banned in Pakistan", he stated. However, states like West Bengal where people celebrated Holi yesterday, have registered extremely good collections on day 1 itself.
  • China Says Its 'Moderate' Defense Spending Rises Are No Threat

    China Says Its 'Moderate' Defense Spending Rises Are No Threat

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    It is not clear yet whether China's defence spending for this year would be figured in the work report of Premier Li Keqiang which would be submitted to the NPC tomorrow. The implementation of the structure will be conducive to the authority and centralised leadership of the CPC Central Committee, and the guidance to the country.
  • China urges U.S. to revive dialogue to defuse trade tensions

    China urges U.S. to revive dialogue to defuse trade tensions

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    Business executives say Beijing could now target more critical agricultural commodities, such as soybeans, the United States' biggest agricultural export by value, worth more than $12 billion previous year. The country doesn't grow enough soy to feed its vast livestock industry. "We have to raise pigs, and citizens have to eat pork". China usually announces the estimated growth rate of its military budget for the year a day before the opening of the annual parliamentary session.
  • North Korea threatens to

    North Korea threatens to "counter" United States over military drills

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    South Korean President Moon Jae-in hopes to capitalize on that thaw in relations by arranging talks over North Korea's nuclear weapons and ballistic missile program. A North Korean foreign ministry spokesman was quoted by state media KCNA news agency as saying "We will neither beg for dialogue nor evade the military option claimed by the U.S.".
  • Karti Chidambaram, In CBI Custody, Taken To Mumbai For Questioning

    Karti Chidambaram, In CBI Custody, Taken To Mumbai For Questioning

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    Meanwhile, according to a report, CBI and ED may open more cases against him following the discovery of documents which show a company's alleged involvement with him in getting an approval of some commercial entities. He was arrested on Wednesday from the Chennai airport soon after he landed from London. He was arrested nine months after the CBI registered an FIR against him on charges of criminal conspiracy, cheating, accepting gratification by corrupt or illegal means, influencing public ...
  • A Major Avalanche Hit Mammoth Mountain Resulting in Lift Closure

    A Major Avalanche Hit Mammoth Mountain Resulting in Lift Closure

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    Three feet (90 cm) of snow was measured at the Mount Rose ski resort near Reno. It was the winter's deadliest avalanche so far, the report said. 'I took my gloves off and I helped dig him out, ' she said. The other three were not injured. Mammoth Mountain said on the resort's social media outlets that no missing persons had been reported, but that the search continues.
  • BJP crushes Left in Tripura, surges in northeast

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    Shah had in September past year set an ambitious "Mission 120" of winning at least 120 of the 147 assembly seats in Odisha after BJP registered unexpected success in the rural polls. Even as the news from the poll counting was still sinking in, celebrations did not wait at the party's brand new national headquarters on Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg in Delhi.
  • Majority SPD members seen backing re-run of German coalition

    Majority SPD members seen backing re-run of German coalition

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    Germany's two largest parties, the alliance of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany and the Christian Social Union in Bavaria and the SPD, each saw the number of their seats in Bundestag plummet at the latest parliamentary election in September, while the AfD, a Bundestag first-timer, became the third largest force in the German parliament with 94 seats out of 709.
  • The Apple Inc. (AAPL) is SNS Financial Group LLC's 5th Largest Position

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    Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC's holdings in Apple were worth $13,328,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Armbruster Capital Management Inc. will post 11.43 EPS for the current fiscal year. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nineteen have issued a hold rating, thirty-two have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock.
  • Putin Just Gave Trump the Arms Race He Sought

    Putin Just Gave Trump the Arms Race He Sought

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    Earlier in the day Thursday as part of his annual State of the Union address , Putin said that Russian Federation would retaliate and could use nuclear weapons against any attack on the country's allies. Ballistic missiles are launched into the atmosphere and then come down toward their target, whereas cruise missiles fly low to the ground. There's nothing particularly new about an ICBM such as Sarmat, and nuclear-powered missiles and torpedoes were in development both in the Soviet Union ...
  • Iran says no missile talks unless West gives up its nuclear weapons

    Iran says no missile talks unless West gives up its nuclear weapons

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    The defensive programme is one of the basic rights of any nation, including Iran, Ali Akbar Velayati told reporters on the sidelines of a meeting with the visiting Japanese Deputy Foreign Minister Takeo Mori. "The condition for negotiating Iran's missiles is the destruction of the nuclear weapons and long-range missiles of the United States and Europe", Iranian Armed Forces spokesman Masoud Jazayeri was quoted by the state news agency IRNA as saying.
  • Korea names envoys in bid to arrange US-N. Korea talks

    Korea names envoys in bid to arrange US-N. Korea talks

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    The 10-member group will also include Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung, who has been working at the center of the inter-Korean conversations since January. However, the possibility of such talks or whether North will change its behaviour still remains unclear. "The delegation, in particular, will hold comprehensive talks on creating conditions for U.S".
  • Shots fired on Central Michigan University's campus

    Shots fired on Central Michigan University's campus

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    The site of shooting at Central Michigan University is seen, in Mount Pleasant Thomson Reuters (Reuters) - A student at Central Michigan University suspected of shooting to death his parents inside a campus dormitory during a domestic dispute was arrested on Saturday, the school said, after a daylong manhunt.
  • Trump and Pence meet with NRA leader at White House

    Trump and Pence meet with NRA leader at White House

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    Trump may have angered NRA members with his call to "take the guns first [and] go through due process second" during a bipartisan meeting on Wednesday, but the NRA's Executive Director Chris Cox was intent on correcting the narrative after an Oval Office meeting on Thursday.
  • Egypt's Presidency: Sisi to Receive Saudi Crown Prince on Sunday

    Egypt's Presidency: Sisi to Receive Saudi Crown Prince on Sunday

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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.
  • Pouille earns top-10 shot after reaching Dubai final

    Pouille earns top-10 shot after reaching Dubai final

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    I couldn't come to Montpellier. "I think the only thing was that Roberto was too good today". He botched an agonizingly straightforward volley after fashioning a pair of break points but after a lengthy deuce rally in which he prevailed, he broke the Spaniard for the first time on the evening.
  • 7 killed, 1mn without power as massive storm pounds US (Second Lead)

    7 killed, 1mn without power as massive storm pounds US (Second Lead)

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    The heavy winds and downed trees also led to the deaths of eight people in Virginia, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania , Massachusetts and Rhode Island, authorities said. Authorities are urging residents of coastal communities to be prepared to evacuate if necessary in advance of Friday's noon high tide. Michelle Shaffer, 45, of the coastal MA town of Hull, lost her appliances under 5 feet of water during the last big storm.
  • Student charged for threat at high school in Taylorsville

    Student charged for threat at high school in Taylorsville

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    Each time a threat is reported, officers drop what they're doing, rush to the scene and have no choice but to leave other areas of the county unprotected, including other schools. District officials said Hillcrest High School students noticed the middle school students acting suspiciously and alerted Hillcrest High School administrators.