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Cabinet decision: State will continue to release water to Tamil Nadu

The Centre, on September 12, rushed ten companies comprising 1,000 personnel of the special anti-riot paramilitary force RAF to Karnataka as widespread violence broke out at several places in the state over the Supreme Court order to release Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu.

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Donald Tusk urges May to start Brexit negotiations

He faced questions - including from former Tory minister Nicky Morgan - about the importance of retaining access to the European Union single market, saying he did not accept this would involve a "necessary trade-off" with accepting the free movement of people.

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This Is What a North Korean Passport Looks Like

North Korea is, therefore, planning to make worldwide appeals for donations to buttress the efforts of relief agencies already working in the country, right after they defied worldwide law to detonate their fifth nuclear test, putting them closer to the supreme global crime of mounting nuclear warheads on intercontinental ballistic missiles.

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Britain presses for 'unique' deal with EU after Brexit

She declined, saying: "It would not be right for us to prejudge those negotiations". She concluded that "points-based system does not give you that control", and continued that "I want a system where the government is able to decide who comes into the country".

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Billionaire Soros to invest $500 mln to help migrants, refugees

While giving his final address to the UN General Assembly, Ban Ki-moon said on Tuesday that the future of Syria "should not rest on the fate of a single man" - a reference to President Bashar al-Assad. Billionaire George Soros has promised to invest up to $500m to help refugees and migrants around the world. Among them are almost 21.3 million refugees, over half of whom are under the age of 18.

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Tom Watson: Give unions more say on who is Labour leader

Mr Corbyn also wants the membership to have a greater involvement in the NEC but it is thought he will not present specific proposals at today's meeting, suggesting the NEC should reconvene after next week's annual conference to consider its approach in detail and then conduct a consultation before determining its position on the way forward.

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Trump Crushes Hillary In New Louisiana Poll, Gary Johnson Gets 9%

It was published by The Washington Post this morning, and it offers a useful glimpse at where the two minor-party candidates are strongest. Fair-goers at the Iowa State Fair who cast their kernel at the WHO-HD stand practically begged for a third-party candidate to vote for.

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Alabama police make first arrest in string of clown-related threats

A Facebook page entitled "Flomo Klowns" that featured scary clowns with blood and other gore prompted the lockdown at Flomaton High School, Flomaton Middle School and Flomaton Elementary (all located on the same campus), Huxford Elementary north of Atmore, Escambia County High School in Atmore and Escambia Academy in Atmore.

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Juncker: EU not at risk due to Brexit

EU leaders and officials in Brussels are focusing more on jobs, migration and security to rebuild popular trust in European integration, weakened by an uncontrolled arrival of more than a million refugees and migrants previous year, Britain's vote in June to leave the bloc and a sluggish economic recovery.

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Vols ready for wounded Gators

The defense has allowed 14 points over the course of three games, and this looks like a unit that'll cause a lot of problems in SEC play as they've yet to allow 200 yards of offense in a game, which is huge for the confidence of the younger players.

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United Nations suspends aid delivery to Syria

As the cease-fire crumbled Monday, the watchdog Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported airstrikes and clashes on the ground near Homs and Aleppo, killing at least one woman and leaving multiple people injured. Russian officials initially said they were investigating the strike and on Tuesday denied any involvement. Turkeys' president has announced a new push by Turkish forces and Syrian rebels aimed at capturing a town held by the Islamic State group.

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HILLARY CLINTON: There's no place for Wells Fargo's 'outrageous behavior' in America

Trump is insisting the USA should "use whatever lawful methods are available" to get information from the Afghan immigrant arrested in this weekend's bombings. "The threat is real, but so is our resolve", Clinton said, according to The Washington Post . Trump also repeated his call to crack down on immigration, a central theme of his campaign.

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American Jewish community, politicians laud record US-Israel defense deal

Nevertheless, the alliance - "iron-clad" in the words of US National Security Advisor Susan Rice - remains, despite or perhaps even in part because of Obama's need to prove his feud with Netanyahu has no strategic effect. The new agreement also eliminates Israel's ability to spend a fraction of the funds on fuel for its military. "The next decade of American military support for Israel is spelled out in a memorandum of understanding our countries have been discussing in recent months", USA ...

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Aid convoy attacked as Syria ceasefire collapses

United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric said: "We understand a convoy has been hit". The first administration official said the U.S. is trying to gather as much information as possible to find out what happened, adding that Kerry will consult with key partners, as well as his Russian counterparts, Monday night and Tuesday morning.

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Labour leader could lose seat in political shake-up

Corbyn is now facing a leadership challenge which emerged after the resignation of around 20 members of his shadow cabinet, and a no confidence vote in which 172 out of Labour's 230 MPs voted against him. "I am a Keynesian, not a Marxist like our current shadow chancellor, and prudent borrowing and government partnership with business to grow our economy is the answer, not a longed-for crisis in capitalism that destroys pay cheques and pensions en route to some fabled revolution", he said.

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Adrian Peterson Injury: Updates on Vikings Star's Knee and Return

Their team played a tremendous effort against Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers with Jordy Nelson, held them to 14 points and made the key defensive plays they needed and pulled off a 3 point victory to go 2-0. The Vikings are still evaluating the injury and have not yet determined how much time Peterson will miss. "Everybody just take ownership of what they have to do, do their job and find a way to execute".

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Ukrainian squad third in Rio Paralympics 2016 medal count

He also competed in the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing. There's no debating the very visible gap between the Olympics and Paralympics performances with Paralympians breaking records after records, stamping their hunger for success.

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Labour leader backtracks on cabinet election

Mr Corbyn was speaking to the Express & Star following a leadership rally in Birmingham which attracted thousands of party grassroot supporters on Saturday. I think we have got to change what we do, how we campaign, I think we have got to change how we do our policies and make sure that we prioritise other policy areas that we have not been focusing on this summer.

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Akhilesh Puts Up a Brave Face, Says 'Samajwadi Pariwar' United

Even as the nascent truce in Samajwadi Party appeared to be in shreds with expulsion of his associates, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today put up a courageous face saying "Samajwadi Pariwar" is united to face all challenges. The sacking of seven leaders on Monday may spark another round of infighting in the party. He had joined the Rashtriya Lok Dal and contested the 2014 Lok Sabha poll from Fatehpur Sikri but lost.

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Israeli cops stabbed near Indian hospice in Jerusalem

According to Rosenfeld, the wave of violence, which began last September, and has resulted in the deaths of some 200 Palestinians and roughly 35 Israelis, had declined over the last two to three months. However, Palestinians have accused Israel of often using excessive force, claiming that some of those killed had no intention of attacking and posed no threat.

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Marine shot while on leave in Los Angeles dies at hospital

Carlos Segovia-Lopez was found shortly after 11:30 p.m. Friday covered in blood and slumped over the steering wheel of a Dodge Charger in the 2100 block of 31st Street, according to Los Angeles police and witnesses. Segovia is an organ donor and will have to wait to be taken off life support until doctors find a match. The young Marine had no connections to gangs or other activity that would seem to make him a target of gun violence, according to cops.

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Indian army foils 'infiltration bid' in Uri sector

The foundation said the attack was allegedly carried out by Jaish-e-Mohammad, a Pakistan-based terrorist group and a USA designated Foreign Terrorist Organisation, believed to receive military and logistical support from the Pakistani army.

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Obama Says US Is Prepared To Lift Sanctions Against Myanmar

President Barack Obama made the remarks in a statement after meeting the leader of Myanmar's civilian-led government, State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi in Washington. That event perhaps typifies the widening gulf between Suu Kyi and rights activists who championed her cause when she was under house arrest. In a statement by the US Department of State, the remaining sanctions would be lifted while the US also anticipates expanding people-to-people ties, deepening bilateral economic ...

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Palestinian, Jordanian shot dead by Israeli troops

The officers were securing a holy site known to Jews as the Tomb of the Patriarchs and to Muslims as the Ibrahimi Mosque, Samri said. The area surrounding the Damascus Gate has been the scene of two stabbing attacks in less than a week - on Monday and Friday - and was also one of the most common sites for stabbing and shooting attacks during last year's wave of terror.

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Army foils major infiltration bid in Jammu and Kashmir, 10 terrorists killed

Four terrorists were killed in each of the operations. Sources said further that while one Global Positioning System was damaged due to the fire, experts were examining the other to ascertain the route taken by the terrorists and find out if they reiceved some help from any local.

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Palestinian attacker killed after stabbing assault

Many analysts say Palestinian frustration with the Israeli occupation and settlement building in the West Bank, the complete lack of progress in peace efforts and their own fractured leadership have helped feed the unrest. "Surely Israelis and Palestinians will be better off if Palestinians reject incitement and recognize the legitimacy of Israel, but Israel recognizes that it can not occupy and permanently settle Palestinian land", Obama said Tuesday, addressing the General Assembly.

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North Korea hails 'successful' test of new rocket engine

The engine test took place at the Sohae Space Center in Tongchang-ri, located in the country's northwest, where North Korea launched a long-range rocket using banned ballistic missile technology in February, in defiance of repeated worldwide warnings.

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Supreme court affirms the election of Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello

The case will be a litmus test for the Nigerian judiciary following the circumstances that surrounded the case. Palpable fear and tension have gripped the various political camps in the State, as the actors are not sure if the outcome will be in their favor.

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US says halt to strike that hit likely Syrian troops delayed

At that point, Thomas said, the strikes were halted in less than five minutes. Senator Payne also said the blunder would not deter Australia in the longer term from continuing the fight against the Islamic State. He declined to identify the coalition members whose aircraft participated in the strikes, saying only that it was "more than just the United States".

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Donald Trump Shares Some Results From His Physical With Dr. Oz

Trump also said "never has a need to go to a hospital because he's too healthy". A person is considered obese when the BMI is 30 or above. Trump's campaign said the latest results were from a physical exam conducted by Bornstein on September 9.

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Indian soldiers kill suspected militants in clashes at Kashmir frontier

India would violate the 2003 ceasefire if it targets positions in Pakistan - the countries are nuclear-armed rivals. The toll in the attack had yesterday risen to 18 with one more armyman succumbing to injuries in Sunday's attack India had reacted strongly to the deadliest attack on the Army in Jammu and Kashmir in quarter-century-old insurgency with Prime Minister Narendra Modi strongly condemning it.

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Street clashes, election protests in Congo kill at least 25

Human Rights Watch (HRW) said the European Union and its member states, the United States, and the United Nations should implement targeted sanctions, including travel bans and assets freezes, against those most responsible for the violent repression and serious human rights violations against dissident voices over the past two years.

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UK Constituency Boundary Review Could Threaten Corbyn, Osborne

The leader's team blames Mr Smith for failing to tackle abuse dealt out by his supporters and claimed he was making party members feel "profoundly unwelcome". Meanwhile, Mr Smith has focused on his rival's performance during the European Union referendum campaign and has promised voters a chance to revisit the decision to leave the trading bloc.

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Turkey stops 137 migrants trying to reach Greek islands

Greece is struggling to reduce overcrowding at refugee camps on its islands, even though the flow of people is less than a year ago, and the slow processing of asylum requests is adding to frustrations that sometimes spark violence among residents.

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Twitter to Close Engineering Unit in India

Back then, Twitter's global vice-president for product management Christian Oestlien who is now at Google's YouTube said that India will act as a centre to develop local language products for non-English speaking countries like in Asia and Latin America.


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