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South Sudan Agrees to Receive 4000 Peacekeepers

There are already some 12,000 peacekeepers serving in the United Nations mission. Following the violence, the UN Security Council authorised the deployment of an additional 4,000 troops from East Africa with a stronger mandate than the 13,000-strong UN peacekeeping mission UNMISS.

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Seoul welcomes UN's speedy warning to North Korea

In a summit held on the sidelines of the Group of 20 major economies in China earlier this week, President Park Geun-hye and her Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping reconfirmed their differences, though they promised to maintain "strategic communication".

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Kajol turns into Anjali once more

It features Kajol copying Kanika Kapoor in the funniest manner possible. That's what you'll say too once you watch the Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham actor singing Baby Doll in this hilarious throwback video going viral. However, hopes could not be turned into box office collections. Before the release, there were high hopes from the movie as it was bringing the evergreen couple of SRK and Kajol on solver screen.

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Katy Perry Reveals One Downfall to Dating Orlando Bloom!

He embraced it and says he plays it over and over again because it is so lovely. It was a happy ending for everyone, and we are glad Ellen and Katy teamed up to brighten the survivor's day! Perry's meeting with Marrero was extremely emotional, and both of them started crying.

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India PM offers Vietnam $500 million credit line for defense cooperation

President Obama agreed to ratify the Paris climate accord, which will put environmental issues front and center at the summit. "From Hanoi to Hangzhou , and now home". China had blocked India's entry into the group, stating that it had not signed the nuclear non-proliferation treaty or NPT, a contention India views as spurious.

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Airbnb revamps anti-discrimination policy

It also describes in detail how a host must treat an Airbnb user who is disabled and the company's policies on gender discrimination. Murphy named 15 major civil rights and progressive groups that "senior officials" at the company met with, and said that they had also consulted others with a stake in the debate.

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Eric Trump says Clinton's policies 'destroyed the Middle East'

FBI Director James Comey had said she was "extremely careless" in her handling of classified material but decided not to prosecute her. "My opponent has refused to take responsibility for his support". He has also received support from Major General Sidney Shachnow, a 40-year veteran and Holocaust survivor who said that Trump "has the temperament to be commander in chief ".

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Zika-carrying mosquito species is in Indiana

Like the Zika virus in general, this has more repercussions for babies and fetuses than adults. About a month after the initial infection, the researchers still found Zika's genetic materials in the tears of the infected mice. So infections sometimes persist in the eye after they have been cleared from the rest of the body. Even if the sad salty tears of humans turn out not to be infectious , the researchers' detection of live virus in the eye and viral RNA in tears still has practical ...

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Obama warns Beijing that South China Sea ruling is 'binding'

The leader when speaking at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit said the USA wants to work constructively with Southeast Asian nations to lower tensions with China in the South China Sea . This combination of September 3, 2016 photos provided by the Philippine Government shows what it says are surveillance pictures of Chinese coast guard ships and barges at the Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea.

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Female WWII Pilot Is Finally Honored at Arlington

Penney, an F-16 pilot who scrambled over Washington on the morning of September 11, 2001, on a potential suicide mission to take down Flight 93 before it could hit Washington, considers Harmon her spiritual grandmother. Ernst, who served in the Army Reserve and the Iowa National Guard, supported McSally's bill in the Senate. "Why would you leave? They paved the way for myself and the rest of the women in this book to do what we love and for that we are very thankful".

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Obama, Duterte exchange pleasantries after rocky start

Obama said both of their governments should work together to advance relations between their two countries. On the absence of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at the Asean-US Summit, Najib said he did not ask about it, but he believed that Duterte might have skipped the summit as it would be awkward and uncomfortable for him to face Obama after the controversial incident involving the two leaders.

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That's not Alfredo sauce! Italy decriminalizes public masturbation

Those who like to play with their sausage and meatballs in the company of others have a new Mecca after Italy's Supreme Court declared public masturbation is not a criminal offense. But although the local court ruled he should be sentenced to three months in prison and fined, the country's highest court overturned the decision, saying, "The act is not included in the law as a crime ".

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Suspected chlorine attack in Syria killed 1

In Wednesday's airstrike, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least one child was among the victims of what was a presumed to have been a Russian or Syrian government attack on the al-Sukkari neighbourhood in Aleppo .

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Tropical disturbance poised to impact Florida while Hurricane Gaston expected to weaken

The National Hurricane Center in Miami said Friday the system now over the Bahamas has a 20 percent chance of becoming a tropical depression by Sunday. The tropical disturbance would be known as Hermine if upgraded to a storm. Lester was expected to become a hurricane on Friday. Environmental conditions could become more conducive for development by the weekend when the system is near the central or northwestern Bahamas.

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Brexit talks should start as soon as possible says Tusk

The meeting between Mrs May and Mr Tusk was being billed as an attempt for the two leaders to get to know each other ahead of those negotiations, BBC political correspondent Iain Watson said . However, on Tuesday, a spokeswoman for the Prime Minister stated that the Secretary's speech merely reflected Davis' own views and that the work on the Brexit negotiations is ongoing.

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Clinton, Trump to discuss security and veterans issues

He told reporters, he is "not going to sit up here and do the tit for tat on what Donald said last night or the night before in Hillary vs. Donald". "I think I would have a very, very good relationship with Putin and a very good relationship with Russian Federation". "I could see myself working that".

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New arrests over gas canisters found near Paris' Notre Dame

As it is known that her last intention was to leave for Syria, her whereabouts are now being investigated. Six canisters filled with gas were found in the trunk and an empty one in the auto. All other hostages were rescued. "We risk being confronted with a new form of attack: a terrorist campaign characterised by placing explosive devices in places where large crowds are gathered, and multiplying this type of action to create a climate of panic".

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Clinton launches 'Wisconsin Women for Hillary' group

Under Trump , the U.S. will make it a priority to develop both defensive and offensive cyber capabilities at U.S. Cyber Command, he said. James Comey, FBI director, had declared her "extremely careless" in her handling of sensitive material but did not recommend charges against her.

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USA pushes Russian Federation on 'true' Syria peace deal

The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which tracks Syrian violence using sources on the ground, said medical sources had reported 70 cases of suffocation. The Syrian army could not be immediately reached for comment. Activists say the Syrian government has released at least 86 prisoners in a goodwill gesture to rebels.

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Timeline of Events in Jacob Wetterling Abduction

Attorney Andy Luger told reporters. "Everyone wants to know what they can do to help us", she wrote. Now 53, Heinrich made the admission as he pleaded guilty to federal child pornography charges, the Associated Press reported . "I panicked. I pulled the revolver out of my pocket ..." He shot the boy twice. He said he returned hours later and dragged Jacob about 100 yards from the site to bury him.

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Liberals lambast Matt Lauer for presidential forum

Trump is trying to turn questions about commander in chief qualifications around on Clinton , who spent four years as President Barack Obama's secretary of state. "I don't think it should be outside of the military", Trump said. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump pledged on Wednesday to massively increase USA military spending and said he would ask his generals for a plan to defeat the IS group within 30 days of taking office.

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British Airways passengers delayed by computer glitch

It said in a staement: "We are checking in customers at Heathrow and Gatwick Airports this morning, although it is taking longer than usual". The airline responded to angry customers online , apologizing to customers and saying that "we appreciate their patience as our IT teams work to resolve this issue".

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Dallas Morning News Endorses Hillary Clinton

Those are real shortcomings. But they pale in comparison to the litany of evils some opponents accuse her of. Much has been made of Clinton's allergy to transparency, and I don't excuse her obsessive secrecy over her emails and her almost 280 days without a news conference.

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French restaurant refuses to serve hijab-wearing women

The mayor of one seaside town on the French Riviera said he would stick by his town's burkini ban, telling beachgoers, "if you don't want to live the way we do, don't come". An investigation had opened into racial discrimination following the incident, according to the BBC . A friend of mine died at the Bataclan [during the terrorist attack of November 13, 2015], and I mixed everything together.

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Federal Government Gives Two Options to Former ITT Tech Students

Only students now enrolled in the school or those who withdrew in the last 120 days before it closed are eligible for loan forgiveness. The statement put the blame for the abrupt closures on a "a complete disregard for due process by the U.S.

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The European Commission insists TTIP negotiations are on track

The French government says it wants the European Union to end talks with the US on forging a sweeping trade deal that it sees as too friendly to USA business. The TTIP is a EU-US free trade treaty project that was dubbed as controversial the moment it was proposed three years ago and has been criticized for its secretiveness and lack of accountability ever since.

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Mother Teresa Is Named A Saint

Saturday, Pope Francis led a prayer in St. Peter's Square, saying Sunday we will have the joy of seeing her proclaimed a saint. After the Mass, the guests headed to the Vatican's Paul VI Hall, to eat a lunch consisting of Neapolitan-style pizza .

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Syria says Britain's Johnson out of touch with reality

Obama didn't detail the trouble spots, although he suggested the US has concerns about Russian Federation holding up its end of the bargain and enforcing the terms. "Kerry's trips would be a bit ridiculous, if they weren't so dramatic for Syria ", said Joseph Bahout, a scholar at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

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Trump wants to expand military, minus fighting in foreign wars

As they are nationally, Clinton and Trump are deeply unpopular in Maine: Trump was found unfavorable by almost 64 percent of those surveyed, with Clinton at 54 percent. His comments came in a foreign policy speech in Philadelphia. He's zeroed in on her controversial email practices at the State Department, calling her private email server "reckless".

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Hillary Clinton: Donald Trump is a "gift for ISIS"

In a rare move for the campaign, the Democratic nominee also took several questions from reporters. Candidates in previous cycles traded plenty of tough barbs but also sparred over policy surrounding health care, financial regulation and taxes.

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Syrian opposition reveals 6-month transition plan with Assad

That would allow the HNC, the "broadest-based" opposition group in Syria , to bring forward its plan for a post-Assad Syria that is "democratic and pluralistic" but which does not want to "sweep away all the existing structures of the state".

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British minister details plans to build a 'big new wall' at Calais

Other protesters formed a human chain to call for the closure of the camp, which is home to about 7,000 people, many fleeing war and poverty in the Middle East and Africa. He said funding for a wall "would be much better spent on increasing security along the approach roads". It will just result in people going further to get round it.

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Gov. Scott 'Disappointed' Zika Funding Bill Fails To Pass Again

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., told reporters that the goal is to fund the government at last year's levels, through December 9 of this year. Zika funding is actually paid for by cutting other government spending. Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, said Tuesday that he thinks it would make sense to combine the budget and Zika talks.

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Zika virus poses few concerns for Colorado schools

Dr. Michael Diamond, one of the study's senior authors, said the spread of the Zika epidemic has been explosive. "Epidemiologists can predict the spread of a disease based on known rates of transmission for related viruses and the viral level in the bloodstreams of infected people".

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Zika virus in Singapore prompts advisory on workplace measures

Mr. Ong said that because Singapore is a small place it is easy to monitor the spread of the virus and that authorities have the means to trace the cases. But all the latest cases involved local transmission. An announcement against the spread of Aedes mosquitoes is seen at a residential block at Aljunied Crescent neighbourhood in Singapore on Monday .


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