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Today, as the Supreme Court confirmed the death sentence for four of the rapists, the officer mentally thanked Nirbhaya for her consistent statements. Her father, Badri Nath Singh, said he could finally sleep well tonight. Defense lawyer AP Singh, representing three of the men, said the court should have given them a chance to reform, and that he would seek a review.
  • FBI's Comey says Russian Federation not done hacking U.S. politics

    FBI's Comey says Russian Federation not done hacking U.S. politics

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    Wednesday on Fox News Channel's "Hannity", host Sean Hannity reacted to FBI Director James Comey's testimony before a Senate Committee earlier in the day. WikiLeaks a year ago published e-mails from Democratic accounts that United States intelligence officials believe were hacked by Russian Federation.
  • Russian Federation presents greatest threat to US: FBI chief

    Russian Federation presents greatest threat to US: FBI chief

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    Wednesday's testimony by Comey came during what was meant to be a routine oversight hearing of the FBI, but was instead dominated by questions relating to investigations surrounding the 2016 campaign. "Where there is a leak of classified information, the Federal Bureau of Investigation - if it's our information - makes a referral to the Department of Justice".
  • Isis Afghan leader Abdul Hasib killed in raid

    Isis Afghan leader Abdul Hasib killed in raid

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    Last month the Pentagon has reported that Hasib was probably killed in an attack by the forces, however, the news had not been confirmed until this Sunday. The role of USA -led coalition forces in the latest phase of the offensive was not immediately clear. It is believed to maintain links with the main ISIL group in Iraq and Syria, but has considerable operational independence.
  • Head of Isis in Afghanistan confirmed killed in joint US operation

    Head of Isis in Afghanistan confirmed killed in joint US operation

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    The United States and Afghanistan on Monday said the Islamic State group's Afghanistan chief Abdul Hasib had been killed in an operation they had a jointly conducted on April 27. "ISIS is believed to maintain links with the main Islamic State movement in Iraq and Syria but has considerable operational independence", notes Reuters .
  • Detention of US citizen by North Korea 'concerning' - White House

    Detention of US citizen by North Korea 'concerning' - White House

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    On Saturday, Kim Mi-ok waited in a Chinese border city for her husband to step off the train from North Korea. Mr. Trump, who likes to do business by phone, is acquiring a reputation for pestering Mr. U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colorado) has drawn the ire of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un after calling the volatile leader a "whack job" in a TV interview last week.
  • Trump to Visit Israel, Saudi Arabia and Vatican in First Foreign Trip

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    Trump, while in the Saudi capital of Riyadh, said he plans to gather leaders from across the Muslim world to establish "a new foundation of cooperation and support with our Muslim allies to combat extremism, terrorism and violence and to embrace a more just and hopeful future for young Muslims in their countries".
  • Trump adds trips to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican before North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, G7 summits

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    Notably, however, the signing ceremony, which Trump scheduled to coincide with the National Day of Prayer, opened with prayers from three clergymen - two Christians and a Jew, but none of them Muslim. Dates were not specified, but it has been reported that the trip will take place in the week of May 21, with the Israel stop on May 22. Trump's administration is keen to fix the relationship with the regional power following tensions caused by the Obama administration's nuclear deal with ...
  • Trump and Putin signal closer co-operation on Syria after 'very good' talks

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    The State Department announced that a top official, Acting Assistant Secretary Stuart Jones, would participate in the talks, signaling "U.S. support for a political resolution to the Syrian crisis". Days later, however, Trump expressed hope on Twitter that "things will work out fine" with Russian Federation and "everyone will come to their senses".
  • Met Gala 2017: All things edgy!

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    So, of course, this year's Comme des Garçons-themed gala was no exception, with the bad gal showing up in a floral Comme des Garçons ensemble truly befitting her red carpet royalty status. "I am excited to spend time with Felicity Jones who I'm with", Claire said , adding, "So hopefully we'll just have a good old party". Her sister Kendall Jenner wore a sheer slip that left little to the imagination.
  • North Korea claims United States plotted to kill Kim Jong

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    The shelling marked the first North Korean artillery attack on South Korea since the 1950-53 Korean War. The KCNA report alleged that a North Korean citizen was recruited by the intelligence agencies, but the plan was "recently uncovered and smashed", CNN reported .