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World leaders rallied around the United States after it launched a missile strike early yesterday on a Syrian airbase in response to this week's chemical attack, while Russian Federation condemned the move as "aggression" and suspended crucial coordination with Washington in Syria's congested skies.
  • French Police: Gunman in Paris Shooting Questioned in February

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    ISIS has claimed credit for the attack . One man was shot dead and a second suspect is being hunted. "Will have a big effect on presidential election!". It was unclear if that man was the attacker or linked to the shooting. The attack happened when a auto pulled up next to a police van, with a gunman getting out and immediately shooting at officers who were guarding an area near the Franklin Roosevelt metro station.
  • France's Macron has call with Obama ahead of election

    France's Macron has call with Obama ahead of election

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    The French national was killed by police on the scene. He added that the priority of his foreign policy would be to "destroy Islamic State". Molins said he would reveal the shooter's identity in a press conference Friday, adding that officers were searching the man's residence in Chelles in the Paris suburb of Seine-et-Marne.
  • Man arrested over Borussia Dortmund team bus attack

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    The blast shattered the bus windows, and Spanish worldwide Marc Bartra, 26, broke his wrist. The 28-year-old suspect, who has dual German and Russian citizenship, faces charges of attempted murder, causing an explosion and inflicting serious bodily harm.
  • Pakistan's ex-army chief allowed to lead Saudi-led alliance

    Pakistan's ex-army chief allowed to lead Saudi-led alliance

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    According to the reports, the news was confirmed by Defence Minister Khawaja Asif. The former military chief has requested the government for NoC, Kh Asif said adding that the permission was given after GHQ approval. With a Joint Command Centre headquartered in Riyadh, the coalition includes Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Tunisia, Sudan, Malaysia, Egypt, Yemen and other Muslim countries.
  • Unite leadership challenger Gerard Coyne suspended by Unite

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    Mr McCluskey has hit back, saying it made sense for Labour's biggest union affiliate to be close to the party. The West Midlands regional secretary, who is challenging Len McCluskey , is allegedly under investigation for "certain issues that have arisen", according to an email reportedly sent out to branches yesterday afternoon informing them he had been suspended.
  • AIMIM routed in Latur, Prabhani civic elections; Setback to Owaisi's expansion plans

    AIMIM routed in Latur, Prabhani civic elections; Setback to Owaisi's expansion plans

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    In last time's civic elections in Latur the Nationalist Congress Party, that had held 49 seats, has won one seat today. It stated that BJP will win 179 out of the total 272 seats of the three municipal corporations of Delhi. The stakes were especially high for the ruling BJP as it was not in power in any of these three corporations and was looking to make inroads. But, the city has this time picked up the BJP following an inspiring campaign led by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.
  • SC questions government for making Aadhaar mandatory for PAN cards

    SC questions government for making Aadhaar mandatory for PAN cards

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    Last month, the SC said that the government could make Aadhaar mandatory for getting passports, opening bank accounts or getting mobile connections. By the impugned provision, Aadhaar has been made mandatory for obtaining PAN, continued validity of PAN and for filing of return under the Income Tax Act.
  • Support to legalize marijuana hits all-time high

    Support to legalize marijuana hits all-time high

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    Millennials ages 18-34 overwhelmingly support recreational marijuana by 76 percent, while those ages 35-64 all support legalization in the low 60s. Just seven percent say marijuana is more harmful than alcohol versus 53 percent (!) who say that alcohol is more harmful than marijuana. This changes the stigma attached to the plant from what it used to be in the past.
  • GM says Venezuela has seized its car plant

    GM says Venezuela has seized its car plant

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    Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro called on Venezuelans to take to the streets on Wednesday for what they dubbed the "mother of all marches" against the embattled socialist leader. Venezuela is already facing huge economic crisis and political differences and their inflation rate have reached almost 800 percent in the month of January.
  • UK Lawmakers Overwhelmingly Back June Election

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    Earlier, Mr Corbyn dismissed Mrs May's argument that she needs a fresh mandate to deliver Brexit, and said it was "extremely interesting" that she had chosen to call an election as the Crown Prosecution Service prepares to decide whether to press charges against a string of Tory MPs over allegations relating to 2015 general election expenses.