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EasyJet warns Brexit will cost £105m in annual profits

Shares of Europe's second-biggest discount airline dropped as much as 9 percent, and were 8.7 percent lower at 982 pence at 9:21 a.m.in London trading, making it the second-worst performer on the FTSE 100 Index. Revenue per seat, however, dipped by 8.2 percent at constant currency or by 1.2 percent on a reported basis to £51.64 per seat. Ms McCall said it was a solid performance "despite a tough pricing and operating environment".

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Russia Receives Daesh Coordinates in Al-Bab From US

A total of 36 targets were hit near the settlement of al-Bab in the Aleppo province. The Russian government claims it verified the target using satellite and drone reconnaissance, and then flew a joint bombing mission with two coalition aircraft.

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Government issues health warning over pollution levels

Adults and children with lung problems, adults with heart problems, and older people, should avoid strenuous physical activity. The audit announcement comes after London saw the largest spike in pollution levels since April 2011, according to the Environmental Research Group at King's College London.

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Trump signs executive order to withdraw from TPP

In the meantime, Japan's cabinet is fighting to keep the talks alive. The agreement was created to bring down tariffs and trade barriers between America and a number of Pacific Rim nations including Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Malaysia and Chile.

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Trump meets Ford, Tesla execs, promises 75 percent fewer regulations

At his first full press briefing today, new White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer made note of Trump's plans to hold a breakfast meeting with representatives of Fiat Chrysler, Ford Motor Co. All things that were reportedly in the works before Trump's election. "We are going to be imposing a very major border tax on the product when it comes in", Trump said.

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Academic Bela Bhatia Attacked, Threatened in Bastar

Approximately 30 people arrived in a four-wheeler vehicle and some motorcycles, and threatened that they would burn down Bhatia's house and kill her dog if she did not leave Bastar immediately, Bhatia has said. Dash said police had been deployed at the village and the situation was under control. Yesterday, Sabrangindia reported that Ms Bhatia was threatened by the mob who directly intimidated her with violence .

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More than 160000 Iraqis Displaced by Clashes in Mosul

Iraqi forces on Sunday retook two areas from the Islamic State group in Mosul, sealing their control of the east bank three months into an offensive to reclaim the city. Mosul - Iraq's second-largest city and the Islamic State group's last urban stronghold in the country - fell to IS in the summer of 2014, when the militant group captures large swaths of northern and western Iraq.

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Dallas native, friend rescued after vehicle buried in avalanche

Their search continues for the 17 people still missing. Rescue crews' spirits were raised on Monday when three of the Hotel Rigopiano's resident puppies were found alive. Still in hospital are one adult and two young people, Samuel Di Michelangelo and Edoardo Di Carlo. Nine people, including four children, were found alive on Friday.

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Seth Rollins Out Of Royal Rumble, Sami Zayn And Others In

However, according to The Inquisitr, The Big Show is looking like the stand-out candidate to take on Goldberg in what could be the main event on March 5. With so many potential victors fo this year's Royal Rumble , let's take a look at this year's top contenders to secure their ticket to WrestleMania .

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EasyJet hit by weaker pound as low-fare battle rages

Easyjet's chief executive, Caroline McCall, said "Easyjet has delivered a solid first quarter (the final three months of 2016) with revenue, cost and passenger numbers in line with expectation". In November, the Luton-based airline reported a sharp slump in profit as a outcome of the "unprecedented external events" that followed the Brexit referendum on 23 June.

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2 militants killed in gunbattle with security forces in J&K

Reports said that protests erupted outside the Nagbal police choki where people had assembled to get the bodies of slain militants. The initials reports said that "there were two militants hiding in the area". Earlier in the day, One militant was gunned down after an infiltration bid foiled in Sunderbani sector of Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir. In a similar incident on January 6, Al-Badr terrorist Muzaffar Ahmed was killed in an encounter with Army and the Police in Machu area of ...

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Donald Trump is sworn in as president, vows to end 'American carnage'

And the Congress and analysts are of the view that the election of Trump as president instead of Hillary will not make much of a difference, particularly to Pakistan, since the United States interests in the region demand a mutually benefitting alliance with Pakistan.

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Coalition Strikes Destroy ISIL Boats Fleeing From East Mosul

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees said in a recent report that the military operations in Mosul have pushed up to 160,000 civilians to flee their homes in the city and its adjacent areas since the military offensive in October 2016 to reclaim the IS largest stronghold in Iraq .

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India get easy draw for 2019 AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers

The Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi will play host to the opening game and the final on February 1 in the region's premier tournament for the member nations, the Asian Football Confederation said in a statement. "If we can make it to UAE, we will be playing our second Asian Cup in eight years", Paul said. The Azkals, who are ranked 122nd in the world by FIFA, get to enjoy an advantage in rankings, as they are joined in Group F by Tajikistan (FIFA Ranked 132nd), Yemen (FIFA Ranked 149th), ...

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Barack Obama Gave Palestinian Authority $221 Million on Way Out the Door

Former President Barack Obama's administration also reportedly informed lawmakers it would be unloading an additional $6 million in foreign affairs spending, $4 million for climate change initiatives and $1.25 million in United Nations spending.

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White House Vows to Keep China From Claiming Chinese-Built Islands

China says it has a legitimate need to develop its "blue water" naval capabilities to protect the trade lanes on which the country's economy depends, to defend the interests of its citizens overseas and uphold its global obligations. "I think that whether or not you're talking about the financial services or the banking, you know, the other service industries, or our manufacturing goods and services, or some of the IP problems that we have with China, that it really is not a two-way street", Mr.

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China, Philippines to cooperate on projects worth $5.3 billion

They also buttress China's claim to ownership of practically the entire South China Sea. The deal is the first announcement from a two-day visit by a Philippine cabinet delegation to China that comes three months after President Rodrigo Duterte visited Beijing to pave the way for new commercial alliances.

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Schumer: Trump Is Using 'Populist Rhetoric to Cover Up Hard Right Agenda'

Schumer said it was "amazing" that the crowd did not appreciate his speech about unity. "What's been unfortunate", McConnell said, "is that all I asked of my colleague Sen". "I think the short answer is, the nominee will be confirmed", he said. That decision could mean Democrats won't have the votes to stop Tillerson's nomination.

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Almost 70 killed in fresh Yemen fighting

More than 70 people were reported wounded during Sunday's fighting, as well. The national delegation noted the increasing reports of worldwide organizations, including the United Nations about the catastrophic humanitarian situation caused by the continued aggression and siege, particularly in the food and health sector.

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Russian Federation and United States warplanes strike Syria in first ever JOINT attack

In what would constitute a significant shift in US policy, President Donald Trump is open to coordinating with Russian Federation on military operations against the Islamic State terror group in Syria, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said Monday.

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No sign of breakthrough on first day of Syria talks

The Trump administration has said it won't be sending a delegation to the talks-which begin Monday in the Kazakh capital, Astana-despite being invited to attend alongside Syrian rebels and envoys from Iran, and will be represented instead by the US ambassador to Kazakhstan.

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Horrific gang rape broadcast live to social media

Lundgren said she observed more than 60 other people watching the rape (Facebook offers viewer count capabilities on its live-stream platform). The apartment is being examined by forensics specialists and the crime scene is closed off. Later on, the perpetrators reportedly broadcast a second video in which they tried to make the victim deny that it was rape. Three people have been arrested after the shocking incident, on Saturday night.

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Trump Spokesman: White House Will Restore Spanish-Language Website

United States President Donald Trump's press secretary Sean Spicer on Monday said that he would never lie to the media. The counselor to the president fired back: "If we are going to keep referring to our press secretary in those type of terms, I think we are going to have to rethink our relationship here".

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Mike Pompeo Approved As CIA Director

John Cornyn, a Texas Republican, tweeted that the Senate should stay in session all night and weekend to confirm Pompeo, a Kansas Republican, and other members of the Trump Cabinet."The importance of the position of CIA Director, especially in these risky times, demands that the nomination be thoroughly vetted, questioned and debated", the senators said in a statement .

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Opposition groups bring up provocative, unrealistic issues in Astana talks: Syria envoy

The Wall Street Journal reports that the Trump administration cited the demands of the presidential transition when it declined to send a full State Department delegation. After the first round of talks on Monday, Jaafari said that the government's recent advances in Wadi Barada were aimed at driving out Jabhat Fateh al-Sham from the area, blaming the group for cutting water supplies to 5.5 million Syrians in Damascus since late December.

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Trump Signs Executive Orders After Taking Office

It starts around 9 a.m. ET with what the White House schedule calls a "listening session with key business leaders". Healthcare stocks weakened in response to Trump's executive order on Obamacare that reaffirmed his commitment to dismantling the health reform law.

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Setback for over 400 Delhi private schools

Private unaided schools which were granted subsidised land by the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) in the national capital would not be able to hike fees without approval from the government, the Supreme Court said on Monday. This will impact close to over 280 Delhi schools established on the DDA land. Parents, whose kids are to be admitted in nursery this year, today told the Delhi High Court that the AAP government's order to private unaided schools to to admit students in nursery using ...

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EC should make me it\'s brand ambassador: Kejriwal

Earlier on Monday, the Kejriwal, in a letter to EC, claimed that his remarks were aimed at containing graft and sought a review of its order to allow him to repeat the comments. "We can not decide on candidates right now till the Election Commission doesn't declare which seats are reserved", said a senior party member. "Because this is a very important issue of public interest, I am making this letter public so that a wide discussion takes place on this in the country", he said.

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Republican politician wants Madonna arrested for 'blowing up the White House' speech

Speaking on stage at the march she said: "I'm angry". She told the crowd that she had at times been angry after the election and had thought "an terrible lot about blowing up the White House". "Theodore Roosevelt was an accidental president, and I've always said if you take Teddy Roosevelt's energy, Jackson's disruption, and P.T. Barnum's sales energy, you get what Donald Trump is all about".

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Arrests After Violence Flares in Some Parts of Capital on Inauguration Day

Pinning down exact numbers for events like the women's marches is nearly impossible, but FiveThirtyEight offered backup for its estimates, including sourcing for the raw data and a percentage discount for data that came from potentially biased or exaggerated sources.

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PM Narendra Modi Pays Homage to Subhas Chandra Bose

The CM recounted Netaji's patriotism and unconditional love for the country. She said without the development of the Hills, "Bengal is not complete". We will fulfil the dream of Netaji. Netaji's family members were present on the occasion. With the dawn of the day, "Ram Dhun" was recited at Janakinath Bhawan following which Netaji Birth Place Museum was opened for visitors.

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Trump hosts LE at White House, pledges support for police

Instead, the " issues " section of the site under the new U.S. leader features items such as "Bringing Back Jobs and Growth", "Trade Deals Working for All Americans" and the "America First Foreign Policy". About 53 million native Spanish speakers live in the United States - that's a larger Spanish speaking population than Spain, even! That collection, the bio helpfully noted , is available on QVC.

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Pope warns of leaders "like Hitler" as Trump sworn in

He said people were swayed to vote for Hitler because he was a "charismatic leader" who "promised to give their identity back", but instead "gave them a distorted identity". "I don't like to get ahead of myself nor judge people prematurely", the pope said, according to a translation from Spanish by Reuters . "I'm proud to be a Christian and as president I will not allow Christianity to be consistently attacked and weakened unlike what is happening now with our current president", Trump added ...

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Champagne corks pop in Moscow at Trump's inauguration

His spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, pointedly said that there were no plans for any contacts between Presidents Putin and Obama in the final days before Mr. Lavrov said Moscow is inviting representatives of the incoming US administration to attend talks Monday on Syria in Kazakhstan, discussions brokered by Russia, Turkey and Iran.

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Western Mass women join the march in Washington

Among the demonstrators was Jenna Reis, a freshman studying communication sciences and disorders. Debate has already begun on whether the global marches will ultimately launch a new movement or remain a cathartic moment . Walk toward the National Mall. "As much as I disagree with what he stands for, I hope he succeeds because the other option is even worse", said Sutter.


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