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Zimbabwe opposition to march on Electoral Commission

Harare's High Court will hear an application on Friday morning for the march - which is calling for electoral reform - to be allowed to go ahead after police said they discouraged it. A Zimbabwean judge has ordered police not to interfere with an anti-government demonstration in the capital Friday. Home affairs minister Ignatius Chombo said all perpetrators of violence would be dealt with.

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Gabon's Bongo says court must decide election recount

The president has come under worldwide scrutiny following his razor-thin election win last week and the European Union has questioned the validity of the election which the opposition has dismissed as a sham. "There must be immediate solution following the announcement on August 31 of the provisional results of the presidential election held on August 27".

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USA and Russia Agree on New Syria Ceasefire Plan

Mr Lavrov said Russian Federation had informed the Syrian government about the arrangements and the Syrian government was "ready to fulfil them". Turkey and Russian Federation have been on opposing sides of the conflict, with Ankara backing the opposition seeking to oust President Bashar al-Assad and Moscow his key global supporter.

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Three more Missouri travelers infected with Zika

The World Health Organization says the outbreak of Zika remains an global health emergency and the virus is continuing to infect new countries. Declaring an outbreak a PHEIC requires officials to believe that the virus can pose a health risk for several countries and that it "potentially requires a coordinated worldwide response".

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Davis will not be 'seduced' into revealing Brexit date

Despite the comment being made on Monday from the despatch box in the Commons - where ministers are expected to speak on behalf of the Government - the Prime Minister's spokeswoman said Mr Davis was expressing a personal opinion rather than official policy.

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Hill flawless through 7 innings against Miami

The Los Angeles Dodgers welcomed back their ace with open arms as Clayton Kershaw took the mound Friday for the first time in 75 days. The Miami Marlins have gone from Wild Card contender to a team hoping to finish 2016 with a winning record.

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Donald Trump suggests Vladimir Putin is a better leader than Barack Obama

The US now spends more than 600 billion dollars (£450 billion) a year on the military, more than the next seven countries combined. "We have broad support from across America". "I think it's probably unlikely". "And I could see myself working that out". "Absolutely. Now we have to vet very carefully, everybody would agree with that".

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UN to begin work on new North Korea sanctions

North Korea says its "standardization" of a warhead will allow it to produce "at will and as many as it wants a variety of smaller, lighter and diversified nuclear warheads of higher strike power". The RAND National Defense Research Institute, a federally-funded US think tank, said in a 2010 report that the detonation of a 10-kilton nuclear weapon in the South Korean capital of Seoul could cause more than 200,000 deaths and would easily overwhelm doctors and beds in hospitals throughout the ...

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Hillary Clinton vows to 'call out bigotry' as feud with Trump grows

Republicans instantly cried foul. Trump rebuked Clinton on Twitter, Conway called for Clinton to apologize, and his running mate, Indiana Governor Mike Pence, chastised her in a speech on Saturday. Supporters paid from $1,200 to more than $250,000 to attend. But others are paying close attention and they don't like what they see. "They say I have the most loyal people.

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Hillary Clinton: Half Of Donald Trump's Supporters Come From 'Basket Of Deplorables'

Republican nominee for president of the United States Donald Trump continues to gain support against Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, according to the latest Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation project results that were released on Saturday morning.

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Hillary regrets backing Iraq War; Trump says Putin better leader than Obama

It was the first time Trump and Clinton had squared off on the same stage since accepting their parties' presidential nominations in July for the November 8 election. Clinton began the forum saying her long experience in government as a USA senator and secretary of state made her uniquely qualified to serve as president.

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Clinton to mark 9/11 anniversary at ground zero

Over the last 15 years, hundreds of artists have reacted to the attacks in their own ways. Republican rival Donald Trump is not now scheduled to attend. ET, when ithe first plane hit the north tower. Johnson's campaign also announced that it would not campaign on September 11 either. The lower Manhattan memorial - now a peaceful open space flanked by soaring new skyscrapers - has hosted President Barack Obama and other elected officials at previous commemorations but in recent years, ...

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ABVP bags 3 seats in DUSU polls

Suitably enough, unlike on the previous occasions or even when it had won just the president's post in 2008, ABVP this time celebrated its triumph in a subdued manner. Meanwhile, senior Congress leader Deependra Hooda, along with office-bearers of the party's student wing NSUI, went on an indefinite hunger strike alleging discrepancies in counting of votes in the polls.

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Kabul clashes end leaving 25 dead

Later in the evening, three attackers barricaded themselves inside an office of the aid group Care International in central Kabul . At least one person was killed, and Kabul officials the BBC that at least six other people had been injured.

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AAP hit by fresh sex scandal, MLA Amanatullah quits Delhi Waqf Board

Crying foul play, Khan alleged he was being framed in false cases as he is an MLA of Aam Aadmi Party and was exposing corruption in the Waqf Board. According to news agency ANI, a police complaint has been registered against the legislature at Jamia Nagar Police station in Delhi and he is likely to be arrested by police.

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Pence condemns Clinton's 'deplorables' comment

Trump's campaign quickly pounced on the remarks. "And unfortunately, there are people like that and he has lifted them up ... he tweets and retweets offensive, hateful, mean-spirited rhetoric". "That's what's scary." Trump said Wednesday night, as he has many times before, that he does not want to share the details of his strategy because he does not "want to broadcast to the enemy exactly what my plan is".

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Who Won the Commander-in-Chief Forum

In Florida , Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both have 47% support, a Quinnipiac University poll showed. Clinton's campaign aides said the plane was built in the United States and all modifications were done in Roswell, New Mexico, and Amarillo, Texas.

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Turkey prepares joint action with U.S. in Syria

Both Turkey and the U.S. designate the PKK as a terrorist organisation but the U.S. has refused to extend that definition to the PYD. "While our forces continue to fight radical Islamists in the vicinity of Afrin and other areas of Aleppo province, the Turkish authorities intensified their military operations against the Kurdish areas in northern Syria ", a spokesman for the Kurdish YPG forces told ARA News in Afrin .

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Syria accepts US-Russian ceasefire deal

A spokeswoman for Syria's opposition said the plan provided some hope but more details were needed about how it would be enforced. The military deal would go into effect after both sides abide by the truce for a week and allow unimpeded humanitarian deliveries.

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Clinton: half of Trump supporters belong in "basket of deplorables"

In an televised national security forum on Wednesday night, the two sought to portray themselves as most fit to be commander in chief, with Trump arguing that Putin is a better leader than Obama. "And I think I would have a very, very good relationship with Russian Federation". Trump hasn't responded to the criticism nor expressed any changes in his perspective.

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Clinton Holds Campaign Rally in North Carolina

In addition, Trump said that - as President - he would give the USA military 30 days to present a plan to "defeat and destroy" the Islamic State, according to proposals released by his campaign. The bombastic mogul will face Hillary Clinton in November's election, which the Democratic former first lady is tipped to win. Numbers are sharply divided, however, between white and non-white voters, according to Quinnipiac , with white voters choosing Trump by a 60-30 margin and non-white voters ...

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Iran-Saudi war of words heats up ahead of hajj

Top Iranian cleric Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi on Wednesday said Saudi Arabia's rejection of Iranian pilgrims this year is "politically motivated". Hardline Sunnis - including many adherents of Wahhabism, the austere form of Islam practised by the Saudi ruling family and religious establishment - often describe Shia as "rejectionists" who have strayed from the true faith.

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Bangladesh Factory Collapses After Catching Fire

A fire broke out after the explosion, which happened while employees were inside the facility in Gazipur district. Huge piles of burned materials and chemicals had to be removed from the building to prevent the fire from spreading further, officials said.

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Clinton: Half of Trump supporters are in 'basket of deplorables'

Clinton's campaign, though, seemed to suggest that Clinton only meant people who attend Trump's rallies and actively support him - not all Trump voters. Those are people we have to understand and empathize with as well ". "Hillary's kind ' smart, that's clear", she said. Breitbart.com , the champion of the alt-right, is already gleefully comparing Clinton's to Mitt Romney's infamous 47% comment, which was also made at a fundraiser.

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Terror Suspect Was Engaged To Priest Killer

France has been hit by a series of terror attacks claimed by the Islamic State. "If it was an attack plot, the method was very unusual", a police source said on Thursday. She had also been engaged to Adel Kermiche, whom police said was killed by officers after slitting the throat of an 85-year-old priest in Normandy the following month, Molins said.

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Efforts of Russian Federation and U.S. on Syria not in vain - Lavrov

The U.S. and Russian Federation will establish a joint centre to combat extremist groups, including the group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Charles Lister of the Middle East Institute said mainstream rebels view the US-Russia talks with extreme distrust and seem reluctant to disassociate themselves from the powerful jihadists in case the ceasefire fails.

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Stronger sanctions necessary against N. Korea: foreign minister

Whether the North's announcement of its test is simply the same mixture of boast, threat and propaganda that characterizes much of what North Korea chooses to show in its tightly controlled state media, or a major nuclear advancement, the picture that the North paints for the world may be as important as what actually happened.

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Johnson takes 'complete responsibility' for Aleppo flub

The MSNBC interviewer asked Johnson "What would you do if you were elected about Aleppo? ". "Probably 85 percent of the people in the country couldn't put Aleppo on a map, so I'm not sure the outcome of the slip is going to be lasting at all", Weld said.

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Trump, committees raise $90M in August, well short of Clinton's total

Mike Pence of Indiana, Mr. Trump's running mate, said on CNN , defending Mr. Trump by echoing his latest praise for the Russian leader, offered Wednesday night in a televised candidate forum. Clinton said none of the emails she sent or received were marked top secret, secret or classified, the usual way such material is identified. Clinton said U.S.

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Paul Krugman Demolishes Trump's Promotion of a Strong Vladimir Putin

During the forum Trump said the Russian head of state was a "far more" capable leader than Obama. "I think there is a lot more we can do, and it will be on the top of my list in dealing with China on how we're going to prevent what very well could be a serious conflict with North Korea", she said .

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Clinton regrets calling Trump supporters 'deplorable'

Hillary Clinton says she regrets describing half of Donald Trump supporters as a "basket of deplorables". And the other truth is if we can not call out racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic and Islamaphobic behavior as deplorable then the danger is not that our candidate may lose an election.

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Strike over Cauvery water paralyses India's IT hub

She also pointed out that her party will treat both the states equally. "This is a weakness of Tamil Nadu", he said. But her party General Secretary Rahul Gandhi was on the ground to assess the situation. Extending support to the bandh, the Mysuru Industries Association closed industries and service establishments. It felt that it would hard to implement the order since the four reservoirs of the Cauvery basin is holding just 46.7 tmcft against their capacity of 104 tmcft.

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US Ambassador: Ties with Mexico will survive 'rough times'

Mexico's new Finance Minister Jose Antonio Meade smiles next to former Finance Minister Luis Videgaray during the announcement of new cabinet members at Los Pinos presidential residence in Mexico City , Mexico, September 7, 2016. Taking over for Meade at Social Development will be Luis Enrique Miranda, formerly deputy minister at the Ministry of the Interior. The New York businessman has repeatedly vowed to build a border wall to keep out illegal immigrants - which he said Mexico would pay ...

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Grichuk sparks comeback as Cardinals beat Brewers 5-1

Randal Grichuk followed with a double, sending pinch-runner Tommy Pham to third, and he scored the tying run on a groundout by pinch-hitter Matt Adams.Grichuk went to third on the play, and after Matt Carpenter was intentionally walked, Kolten Wong put the Cardinals ahead with the game-winning hit through the right side of the infield off reliever Corey Knebel.Jhan Marinez relieved Knebel and was greeted by the two-run double from Piscotty to make it 4-1.

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2 killed, 25 injured in protests in Indian Kashmir

In Anantnag district's Botengo area, when security forces' tried to round up a youth believed to be taking part in street protests, protesters clashed with them. Divisional Commissioner of Kashmir, Baseer Khan said restrictions were imposed in a few places in Srinagar as also in some towns in the Valley to maintain law and order.


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