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Two people were killed as clashes erupted early into voting in Diyarbakir province, with Turkish media reporting that a quarrel between two families over political differences sparked the violence. The changes doing away with Turkey's parliamentary system of government constitute one of the most radical political reforms since the Turkish republic was established in 1923.
  • China a currency no go

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    McMaster said the latest missile test, which failed, just fits into a pattern of "provocative and destabilising and threatening" behaviour on the part of the North Korean regime. The U.S. report said Asia's fourth-largest economy posted US$28 billion in goods surplus with the U.S. last year, with its current account surplus accounting for 7 percent of the country's gross domestic product.
  • Tamil Nadu complies with SC order, 3320 liquor outlets closed

    Tamil Nadu complies with SC order, 3320 liquor outlets closed

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    Tamil Nadu State Marketing Corporation Limited (Tasmac), has lost 25 % revenue per day post the closure of liquor shops in state and national highways following a Supreme Court order.In some places including Koyambedu, Choolaimedu, Vadapalani liquor was sold 20-30 % above maximum retail price (MRP) citing reasons that there will be a scarcity soon.
  • Blue Jackets' Calvert suspended one game for hit on Penguins' Kuhnhackl

    Blue Jackets' Calvert suspended one game for hit on Penguins' Kuhnhackl

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    Hoffman's crosscheck was helped by Sharks defenseman Brenden Dillon stick, as it made a dirty hit a risky one. Despite that switch, the three-time Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks have been in this spot before and won't panic. His club-record 102nd playoff appearance looked an very bad lot like his 101st, when he held the Blue Jackets in check during an early push then waited for NHL's best offense to find its footing.
  • Penguins' Fleury draws Game 2 start in goal

    Penguins' Fleury draws Game 2 start in goal

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    Down 2-0 in the series, the Jackets are not moping around, instead they want to capitalize on finally being back on their ice in front of their fans to try and get their first postseason win this year. "This is not a hockey play in a sense it has nothing to do with the pursuit of the puck or establishing body position", the DOPS explained in its video.
  • Syria's Assad says chemical attack 'fabricated'

    Syria's Assad says chemical attack 'fabricated'

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    He insisted several times that his forces had turned over all chemical weapons stockpiles in 2013, under a deal brokered by Russian Federation to avoid threatened U.S. "The US missile strikes can not be justified", added the Syrian minister. Mr Assad also said that he would only allow what he called an "impartial" investigation into the events at Khan Sheikhoun, to ensure it would not be used for "politicised purposes".
  • Community gathers for candlelight vigil in honor of North Park shooting victims

    Community gathers for candlelight vigil in honor of North Park shooting victims

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    LifeStream blood bank in San Bernardino received emergency orders for units of O-positive and O-negative blood from local hospitals following the shooting. Jonathan Martinez , 8, a student who happened to be near Smith, died at Loma Linda University Medical Center, and another student, a 9-year-old boy, was hospitalized and was reported to be in stable condition.
  • ISIS fighters killed by MOAB United States Army

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    Forces Afghanistan, the bomb was dropped at 7:32 p.m. local time (02:58 GMT) Thursday on a tunnel complex in Achin district of Nangarhar province. Last year, B-52 bombers operating out of Qatar flew at least two missions in Afghanistan for the first time since 2006.
  • Christians in Bhubaneswar celebrate Easter Sunday

    Christians in Bhubaneswar celebrate Easter Sunday

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    So Jesus was Born of a virgin and lived for approximately 33 or so years to the best of our knowledge. "I really do believe that God is love, one of deep affection and grace and forgiveness and inspiration". I think of the sacrifices and service of aid workers who put themselves in harm's way to bring much needed relief in war-torn parts of the world.
  • North Korean test missile 'fizzles' hours before Pence arrives in South

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    The official said that had it been a nuclear test, "other actions would have been taken by the U.S". The North has warned of a nuclear strike against the United States if provoked. Kim has overseen three nuclear tests and a string of missile and rocket launches since taking over after the death of his father, dictator Kim Jong Il, in late 2011.