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This indicates that saffron party continued its focus on farming community. The manifesto, unveiled by BJP state unit president and the party's chief ministerial candidate B S Yeddyurappa, also said if voted to power, the party would bring out a "white paper" on the financial health of the state under the Congress rule.
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    Donald Trump calls London hospital a "warzone"

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    Trump claimed that he had read about "blood all over the floors" of this hospital, speaking at the National Rifle Association (NRA)'s convention in Dallas yesterday. "Knife crime over the past year rose at a similar rate in London (23%) as it did across the whole of England and Wales (21%)", he wrote in a Facebook post in April.
  • Trump says date, venue set for North Korea summit

    Trump says date, venue set for North Korea summit

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    Trump and Moon are expected to talk about the president's upcoming meeting with Kim, the leader of the Hermit Kingdom, the press release said. "We now have a date and we've a location, we'll be saying quickly". Trump's "fire and fury the world has never seen before" and "small rocket man" statements were met with Kim's threat to hit anywhere on USA territory.
  • Russian Federation sees closer Iran ties if United States exits

    Russian Federation sees closer Iran ties if United States exits

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    Apart from the Iran sanctions waiver, the market will be looking to the Venezuela presidential election that socialist leader Nicolas Maduro has scheduled for May 20. Trump has warned that unless the "terrible flaws" in the nuclear agreement are rectified by May 12, he will refuse to extend United States sanctions relief.
  • "He's not king" hundreds detained in Russian cities

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    Several supporters of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny have been detained across the country ahead of a rally to protest Vladimir Putin's swearing-in for a fourth Kremlin term, monitors said on Friday. News reports and social media postings said that protests had attracted thousands of people in at least 10 cities in the Far East and Siberia. Putin will be inaugurated Monday for a six-year term.
  • Trump Would 'Love To Speak' To Mueller Because He's 'Done Nothing Wrong'

    Trump Would 'Love To Speak' To Mueller Because He's 'Done Nothing Wrong'

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    Thirteen of the 17 lawyers on Mueller's team have either registered as or donated to Democrats, according to available records. The latest upheaval of the president's legal team comes as Trump has adopted an increasingly hostile posture toward the special counsel , whose investigation has expanded into an examination of whether Trump obstructed justice by seeking to shut down the probe.
  • Macron Says Trump Pulling Out of Iran Deal 'Could Mean War'

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    U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude futures were trading 15 cents lower at $68.28 per barrel by 0719 GMT. Global oil price benchmark Brent is now trading close to $70/bbl (monthly) which was last seen in November 2014 just after the oil price crash due to United States shale surge.
  • Amit Shah in city tomorrow

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    Talking about the new State Congress president, he said, "The contest in Madhya Pradesh is between corporate supporters and farmers, and so the Congress will not be able to defeat the BJP". Shah said he was amused to hear the "tall claims" of Congress president Rahul Gandhi and Nath about the Opposition party's prospects in Madhya Pradesh.
  • 'Trying to Go Viral': Conway Says April Ryan Sought 'Confrontation' With Sanders

    'Trying to Go Viral': Conway Says April Ryan Sought 'Confrontation' With Sanders

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    Sympathy for Sarah Huckabee Sanders after being roasted by Michelle Wolf because Huckabee Sanders dares to wear a smoky eye makeup. Ryan and Sanders got into an argument when the former suggested the latter had been "blindsided" by Rudy Giuliani's bombshell interview admitting President Donald Trump repaid his personal lawyer for the $130,000 payment for adult film star Stormy Daniels .
  • View from space: Line of severe storms in Kansas

    View from space: Line of severe storms in Kansas

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    The main threat from these storms are damaging winds between 60 and 70 miles per hour and large hail. If your area is either under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning or Tornado Warning , it is time to take shelter inside an interior room away from windows.
  • LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Padres in Mexico, Kingham pitches again

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    Bryan Mitchell will start game two and is 0-3 with a 6.07 ERA and 14 strikeouts this season. "It's one of those things, to pitch in a place like this, an atmosphere like this, it was awesome". Buehler became part of history in only the third start of his Major League career. "And it worked out". He removed then-rookie Ross Stripling from a bid against San Francisco with one out in the eighth inning in 2016.
  • Warm, sunny Bank Holiday weekend forecast for North East

    Warm, sunny Bank Holiday weekend forecast for North East

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    Highs of 23C on Saturday. The national forecaster continued: "Saturday will start off cloudy in many areas, with patchy drizzle, mist and fog in places, but it will soon brighten up with spells of warm sunshine developing". Continuing dry in most areas on Friday night with a mix of cloud and clear spells. Sunny spells will gradually increase by this afternoon, though it will likely remain mostly cloudy and cool with occasional drizzle in the coastal fringes of the west and northwest.
  • Severe thunderstorm watch issued until 2 pm

    Severe thunderstorm watch issued until 2 pm

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    Chances for a tornado in the Buffalo Niagara region Friday - while slim - can not be ruled out, the National Weather Service said . A tornado watch is in effect for 11 counties, including Saratoga, Washington, Warren and Fulton counties, until 10 p.m.
  • Lib Dems mount mini fightback in local elections

    Lib Dems mount mini fightback in local elections

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    A year later, the parliamentary party faced near wipe-out. But for the Lib Dems it was a more straightforward success. Polling expert Professor Sir John Curtice said his analysis indicated the Lib Dems were up three per cent since most of the English seats were last contested in 2014.
  • Minor girl gangraped, burnt alive in Chatra

    Minor girl gangraped, burnt alive in Chatra

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    A minor girl was allegedly gang-raped and burnt alive in Rajakendua village. However, enraged over the panchayat diktat, the four accused allegedly went to the victim's house, thrashed her family members and set her ablaze. "The accused men are absconding". The victim's family have registered the case at the Ikthori police station. Inspector General of Police, Ashish Batra, told The Times of India, "After the rape, a local village panchayat was convened and the community leaders found the ...
  • 2 civilians abducted, killed by LeT militants in JK

    2 civilians abducted, killed by LeT militants in JK

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    Police said militants on Friday night barged into the houses of 45-year-old Ghulam Hassan Dar alias Hassan Rassa and Bashir Ahmad Dar, 26, at Gulshan Mohalla, Shahgund Hajin and abducted both of them at gunpoint. Handwritten posters threatening residents of the area against passing on information to the security forces about their presence were some time ago found pasted in the village.
  • Centre, SC spar over NE HC judges' vacancies

    Centre, SC spar over NE HC judges' vacancies

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    The top court's remarks assume significance as the Centre, after nearly three months of Collegium's recommendation , returned for reconsideration the file of Uttarakhand high court Chief Justice K.M. In this resolution, the Collegium had recommended that Justice Serto be appointed as a permanent judge of the Manipur High Court and would continue to function in Gauhati High Court.