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Although the game started very brightly, with both sides creating great goalscoring opportunities in the opening seven minutes, the match did not reignite until extra time . I think you need to work a lot, you need to study your opponent. Chile had their chances to win it in extra time when Vidal's powerful right-footed shot struck the far post.
  • Envoys Celebrate Third International Yoga Day in New Delhi

    Envoys Celebrate Third International Yoga Day in New Delhi

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    He has set up a ministry dedicated to promoting yoga and other traditional practices and persuaded the United Nations to create a dedicated International Yoga Day , a move seen as a triumph of soft power. It is cheap and is used in very small quantity but none can deny its significance. "And there is no better way to attain wellness than yoga", said Modi.
  • Trump calls Obama a copycat for saying health bill is 'mean'

    Trump calls Obama a copycat for saying health bill is 'mean'

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    The President addressed reforms earlier in the week. A spokesman for Arizona's current governor, Republican Doug Ducey, said the governor was studying the GOP bill. In 2015, according to KHA statistics, Kansas hospitals provided just over $1 billion in uncompensated care, down only about 11 percent from 2013. The Senate bill , which GOP leaders unveiled Thursday , looks an terrible lot like the bill that the House passed in May.
  • China landslide site evacuated over concerns of 2nd slide

    China landslide site evacuated over concerns of 2nd slide

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    The massive landslide buried the entire village of Xinmo in a mountainous region of Sichuan province. The landslide swept over more than 60 homes as dawn broke in Xinmo, a remote village in north Sichuan province. It also lowered the number of missing to 93, saying 15 people on an initial list of the missing were accounted for. All 142 tourists who entered the site Friday have reached to safety, said Xu.
  • Northern Ireland party leader in talks with Conservatives

    Northern Ireland party leader in talks with Conservatives

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    The DUP has made it clear it will only agree a confidence and supply deal if it boosts Northern Ireland in terms of jobs and public services investment. Northern Ireland needs a functioning devolved government at this important time. He told BBC Radio 4's World At One: "We could have, but this deal achieves two things".
  • Muslims in Asia pray for peace as Ramadan holy month ends

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    It's not the first time the administration has broken the White House's Ramadan tradition. Unlike Eid al-Adha (which focuses on meat delicacies), Eid-al-Fitr is celebrated with traditional desserts and is also called Meethi Eid. When I moved to New Zealand a year ago, I failed to factor in one major bonus in my list of pros and cons. Trump's Eid statement heavily differs from his earlier message when he wished Muslims a "joyful" Ramadan.
  • QATAR, GULF CRISIS: US calls for talks to end diplomatic row

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    Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain cut ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of support for Islamist militants, an allegation Qatar denies. Several other states in the region have reduced diplomatic relations with the country. An influential Republican senator said Monday that he'll withhold approval of USA weapons sales to several Middle Eastern allies until there is a clear path for settling a diplomatic crisis with Qatar .
  • Al-Qaeda releases Swedish hostage after nearly six years

    Al-Qaeda releases Swedish hostage after nearly six years

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    Mr Rijke was freed by French special forces in April 2015 after he was discovered by chance in a dawn raid in northern Mali. "The government would like to highlight the excellent cooperation that has characterized the work of the Foreign Ministry, the National Police's operational department and other Swedish and foreign authorities".
  • Dennis Rodman Says He Got Otto Warmbier Released

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    Strahan pushed back, saying Warmer was in flawless health before heading to North Korea but Rodman pivoted, repeating that he didn't know he was "sick" multiple times. Rodman told ABC's Good Morning America that he did not know Warmbier, who passed away this past Monday, was sick when Pyongyang authorities freed him.
  • Moon sighted, Eid-ul-Fitr to be celebrated today

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    In a release from the Office of the Prime Minister, Rowley also showered the blessings of Allah upon our Muslim brothers and sister on this auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. Now it is time for Eid . Eid ul-Fitr, is celebrated by Muslims all over the world when the fasting month of Ramadan is completed. Some of Palmerston North's newest residents celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr with food and prayer, as Ramadan wrapped up.
  • Sudanese president meets new Saudi crown prince

    Sudanese president meets new Saudi crown prince

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    He had, however, been reported intermittently to be in very poor health. The king called on governors and other princes to pledge allegiance to his new heir and ordered a ceremony - routine on such occasions - after night prayers on Wednesday at a royal palace in Mecca, according to AFP.
  • May's Conservatives sign power deal with Northern Ireland's DUP

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    Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones said the deal represents a "straight bung to keep a weak prime minister and a faltering government in office". In return, the United Kingdom government has pledged an extra £1 billion ($1.2bn) investment over the next two years from the British government, in addition to £500 million ($600m) already committed.