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Farage offers Trump lesson in diplomacy

He said: "I will be encouraging him to make the United Kingdom his number one global priority. Beyond the Conservative Party, the man best placed to help Britain to form a strong relationship with Trump's White House is Nigel Farage. Theresa May spoke with Trump on Thursday morning in a call in which the president-elect made reference to the famously close relationship between Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher as a hopeful aim for their ties, a Downing Street source said.

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Muslim women are scared to wear the hijab in Trump's America

Trump's change in tone Tuesday night also caught the ear of Anne Kjemtrup, vice chair of the Sacramento-Area League of Muslims. The 19-year-old University of Cincinnati student never thought she'd hear the words: Donald Trump has been elected as the 45th president of the United States.

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How far will Trump's illegal immigration plans go?

But Bannon, the campaign chairman in the final months of the Trump campaign, is CEO of the right-wing, conspiracy-mongering Breitbart News website known for withering attacks on the Republican elite. Trump didn't say Sunday how he will target criminals. Acuna is one Texas' approximately 1.5 million undocumented immigrants. But if Trump does so, local jurisdictions likely will object.

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Malcolm Turnbull 'confident' Donald Trump will honour new asylum seeker deal

He said the agreement had to be read in the context of the "long history of cooperation on issues including national security" between Australia and the United States. Australia pays Nauru and Papua New Guinea to house boat arrivals and has been searching for countries that will resettle them. In an effort to deter boat arrivals resuming, Turnbull said resettlement will not be offered to any future asylum seekers.

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US condemns terrorist attack in Balochistan

Rescuers were scrambling to reach the shrine, which is located in a remote, mountainous region with limited medical facilities. U.S. strongly condemns Shah Noorani suicide attack was posted in National of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on November 15, 2016 and was last updated on November 15, 2016.

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Trump to supporters involved in threatening behavior: 'Stop it'

Appearing in an interview with CBS's " 60 Minute " Trump's son Eric and daughter Ivanka said that they would be focused on their father's business. "I think he wanted the public to know that he understood that he had to shift gears and pay attention to the responsibilities now".

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China's Xi Jinping to Donald Trump: Cooperation is 'only correct choice'

During the election campaign, Trump accused China of unfair trade practices and currency manipulation and threatened to slap a 45 percent import tariff on Chinese products. can and should cooperate, state-run Xinhua quoted Xi as saying. Presidents have substantial executive authority over tariffs during times of national emergency, but otherwise are limited by the laws Trump cited to temporarily boosting import duties by 15%.

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We Won't Cooperate With Trump Deportation Orders — LAPD

Still, mayors in New York, San Francisco, Seattle, Los Angeles and and Philadelphia have said they will remain sanctuary cities despite the possibility of losing federal funding. For almost 40 years, the department has prohibited its officers from stopping people just to figure out their immigration status. Scroggin said that deputies will continue the longstanding practice of treating all residents the same regardless of background.

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Massive protest calls on South Korean president to quit

But there are plenty of signs that she did more than edit a few speeches and handle some public relations issues, as the president has acknowledged. Koreans have been angered by the revelations and say Park, the latest South Korean leader to be embroiled in a scandal involving family or friends, has betrayed public trust and mismanaged her government.

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1 shot amid anti-Trump protests

The protesters ranged from children to senior citizens of various races and backgrounds from across the country. Protesters also took to the streets of Chicago , Denver , San Francisco, Portland, Philadelphia, Louisville, Kentucky, Baltimore and other cities.

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President of Israel Reuven Rivlin reaches India

He will hold bilateral talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow. While nine MoUs on education tie-ups have been lined up, there will be discussions on areas of cooperation in agriculture and water. President Rivlin will be visiting the Taj Mahal at 11 am on Wednesday, followed by a visit to Uttar Pradesh Jal Nigam Water Treatment Plant at Sikandra at 12 in the noon.

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Netanyahu calls for restraint after Donald Trump win

Netanyahu called Trump "a true friend of the State of Israel ". Indyk urged Israelis to take the President Elect's promises with a grain of salt, since his position on Israel "is quite unclear, he says different things to different groups".

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South Korean Prosecutors to Question President Park About Corruption Scandal

Prosecutors are investigating whether Park exerted improper pressure on "chaebol" conglomerate bosses to raise funds for two foundations at the center of an influence-peddling scandal involving a friend of hers. Ahn Cheol-soo, founder of the nation's second-biggest opposition People's Party, went onto the streets on Saturday to seek signatures for a petition calling on Ms Park to resign.

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Photo shows cows stranded by natural disaster in New Zealand

Prime Minister John Key flew over the destruction in Kaikoura by helicopter on Monday afternoon, as aftershocks kicked up dust from the landslides below. In contrast, the Christchurch quake hit at lunchtime directly under one of the country's biggest cities. "The land has been very peaceful for many, many months".

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Obaseki Edo governor asks youths to be patient with his administration

Obaseki, who said this at the weekend at the Government House in Benin, said everybody must have to work so as to be able to eat and develop the state. One thing I can assure you is that we will only do the right thing because we know what is at stake". Obaseki paid tribute to his predecessor, Adams Oshiomhole, for providing the template of good governance in the state.

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'Concerned' President Obama tells Trump that governing is different from campaigning

Mr Obama , speaking ahead of a trip to Europe and Latin America, said one of the most important things he could do during his visit was to reassure USA allies who may be concerned following Mr Trump's victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton last week.

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Obama: Trump committed to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance

Obama also declined to rise to the bait when asked to address his own campaign rhetoric about the POTUS-elect, saying, "The people have spoken". Obama also sought to reassure the US' allies that Donald Trump is committed to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation.

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Army rescues another Chibok girl in Borno

The Nigerian government thereafter confirmed it was negotiating with a faction of now fractured terror group for the release of about 83 of the girls. HRW said that "Irregular supplies of food, clothing, medicine, and other essentials, along with restricted movement in the IDP camps in Maiduguri, compounds the vulnerability of victims - many of them widowed women and unaccompanied orphaned girls - to rape and sexual exploitation by camp officials, soldiers, police, members of civilian ...

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Trump and Chinese President Hold Cordial First Phone Call

It also said that China could limit the large number of students it sends to American schools. The communist-party controlled newspaper, Global Times, is not as well known as China's People's Daily or Xinhua News. "None of the previous presidents were bold enough to launch an all-out trade war against China". In their first interaction since the election in the United States, Xi told Trump in a telephone call yesterday that as the world's largest developing and developed economies, there ...

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Russia's Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev Has Been Detained Over a Bribe

Russia's Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev has been detained in connection with an alleged bribe . Ulyukayev allegedly received the bribe for a "positive" assessment, which led to Rosneft acquiring a 50% stake in Bashneft, the country's Investigative Committee has said.

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Notes ban like my 'kadak chai', rich don't like it: PM Modi

A resolution supporting the government's decision on demonetisation was also passed in the NDA meeting. The meeting came amid continuing chaos and growing public anger across the country over limited cash availability following the surprise demonetisation of two higher value currency notes by Modi.

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Former Nato chief warns of Russian threat under Trump

Johnsons refusal to attend will add to an already hard relationship with his German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who has told colleagues that he can not bear to be in the same room as the British foreign secretary. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker isn't optimistic. "I don't think Europe should be anxious about Donald Trump ". He conceded, however, that European leaders must increase their financial contributions to the 28-nation alliance, a demand made by Trump ...

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Damascus, allies upbeat on Trump win, await his policies

In an interview with The Wall Street Journal , he repeated a position he took often during his campaign: that the United States should focus on defeating the Islamic State , and find common ground with the Syrians and their Russian backers.

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South Korean protesters march against President again

Ms Park is accused of allowing her friend, Choi Soon-sil, to manipulate power from behind the scenes. The latest rally on Saturday drew one million people, according to organisers, making it the largest public protest in South Korea in almost three decades.

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ICC prosecutor: US forces may have tortured in Afghanistan

In his first news conference since Republican tycoon Donald Trump was elected to succeed him, Obama blamed the GOP-controlled Congress for his failure to "close the darn thing". During the same time period, Central Intelligence Agency operatives may have tortured 27 detainees in Afghanistan and other areas. "These alleged crimes were not the abuses of a few isolated individuals", the report stated.

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Trump committed to United States alliances: Obama

It was a sharp change in tone for Obama, who regularly mocked Trump's candidacy in the last days before the election, even accusing the billionaire businessman and former reality television star of helping the Islamic State group with his rhetoric about Muslims and undermining U.S.

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Wikileaks founder Assange questioned in London over rape allegations

Swedish prosecutors dropped a sexual assault investigation, concerning another woman, against Assange in 2015 after the five-year statute of limitations expired. They may continue questioning Mr Assange for several days. In Sweden, having sexual relations with a drunk, unconscious or sleeping person can source a rape conviction that is punishable by up to six years in jail.

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Clinton Campaign Emails Dismissed Trump As Easy Opponent

The poll spoke with 1,600 registered voters just days before the election after being commissioned and financed by outgoing Florida Congressman Alan Grayson. Sanders is backing Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison. "Clearly what this election demonstrated - from the primaries through the general election - was that the centrist, more moderate wing of the (Democratic) party has no standing with working-class and middle-class voters in this country", said Jeff Weaver, who was campaign manager for ...

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Anti-Trump protests continue in NYC, LA

This will be the fifth day public demonstrations are making waves nationwide, from NY to San Francisco. Saturday's march had been planned for several days At about 11 a.m., protesters gathered at Millennium Park and meandered through downtown for hours.

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Northern California Soldier One of Two Killed In Afghanistan Attack

The blast also killed two American contractors, and 16 US troops and one Polish solider were also injured. Defense Secretary Ash Carter confirmed the apparent suicide attack in a statement Saturday, saying that the Pentagon would conduct an investigation into the incident.

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Obama May Rush Refugee Resettlement In Final Months As President

Analysts said the timing could prove awkward for Turnbull. "The important thing now is for the American officials to do their work with the UNHCR". "[We] have a voluntary [deal] from Nauru to Cambodia so whatever contract they have with the US won't affect Cambodia anyway; Cambodia still stands on the MoU [memorandum of understanding]...

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Trump Names Stephen Bannon, White Nationalist of Breitbart Fame, to Cabinet

Trump, 70, is a real estate developer with no experience at all in government, and during the campaign he showed little familiarity with foreign or domestic policy issues, speaking only in generalities as he pledged to revive the economy and otherwise "make America great again".

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At least 13 killed in fire at garment factory? in Sahibabad

The workers were sleeping in the cramped leather factory, which was in a residential building, when the blaze broke out, likely caused by a short circuit. A dozen fire engines put the flames under control after several hours. A large number of factory workers, mostly from Bareilly, were inside the facility when the fire broke out.

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Panama Papers: Imran submits evidence against Sharif family

He said that the petitioner himself had buried the truth. The written documentary reply consists of 600 pages. The Chief Justice stated that the blame arising due to the failure of NAB should not be placed on the Supreme Court. Justice Asif Saeed Khosa had particularly asked the counsel of the prime minister to "satisfy" the court by showing that money was sent overseas through legal means.

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Blast at Afghan air base kills 4 Americans

A Taliban spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid, claimed responsibility for the attack. "So the sooner people realise there's a better way to resolve differences, the sooner the world will be able to move more effectively in a better direction". "We will not be deterred in our mission to protect our homeland and help Afghanistan secure its own future". Afghan National Army soldiers keep watch outside the Bagram airfield entrance gate following the attack.


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