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Mr Corbyn has insisted he will not go into coalition with the Scottish National Party, despite Nicola Sturgeon's offer of a progressive alliance with Labour and the Lib Dems to keep the Conservatives from power. Because when we win, it's the people, not the powerful, who win. Khan said, "I will be fighting hard for every Labour vote over the coming weeks - a Labour government is in the best interests of all Londoners and the whole country".
  • Macron's party to get largest share of vote in parliamentary election

    Macron's party to get largest share of vote in parliamentary election

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    PARIS (AP) - President-elect Emmanuel Macron promised France that his new movement would reinvigorate politics by bringing in figures from a much wider array of society. Macron himself parachuted into his first government position as economy minister in Hollande's Socialist government from a job as an investment banker, and won election by offering something new.
  • Hacking attack hits companies worldwide with ransom demands

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    The NHS released a statement saying that it believes the malware is tied to WannaCry and that at this stage, there is no evidence that patient data has been affected. In the three months after the centre was launched, there were 188 "high-level" attacks as well as countless lower-level incidents. It then prompts the pop ups that tells the user their files are encrypted and can be unencrypted if they pay ransom money.
  • South Korean president 'may visit Pyongyang'

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    Moon's swearing-in on Wednesday brought to an end a months-long power vacuum after the previous president Park Geun-hye was ousted in a corruption scandal in March. During a Wednesday phone call between the two state leaders, US President Donald Trump said he would officially invite President Moon Jae-in to Washington.
  • SC starts hearing on validity of triple talaq (Lead, correcting intro)

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    The bench has sought suggestions on the broad parameters of the directions the court may issue while deciding the validity of triple talaq . But still, it is valid in law. "Muslims should adopt what is prescribed in the Quran, rather than this form of instantaneous talaq to dissolve a marriage", she said. There have been various cases in the past few months where Muslim women have alleged that their husbands have divorced them arbitrarily using triple talaq over various modes including ...
  • Naseemuddin Siddiqui lambasts Mayawati over fresh corruption charges

    Naseemuddin Siddiqui lambasts Mayawati over fresh corruption charges

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    Ms. Mayawati downplayed the audio tapes and said there was "nothing new in them" and that she had made comments and appeals about the party's funding for "membership and office maintenance" even in public meetings. "Kaam mein lago. Kar loge to aage badhoge", Ms Mayawati can be heard telling him as he says, "Main sab kuchh bech dunga". And if I expose everything then there will be an quake.
  • East Cheshire NHS under cyber-attack

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    Tens of thousands of ransomware attacks are targeting organizations around the world Friday. Ransomware is a form of malicious software or malware that secretly installs itself on a user's computer before blocking access to files and threatening to delete them unless a ransom is paid within a time limit.
  • Police complaint against Barkati for defying Centre's order on red beacons

    Police complaint against Barkati for defying Centre's order on red beacons

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    This is not the first time that Barkati has made such controversial statements. On Tuesday the Imam threatened to wage "jihad" in the country if India is declared a "Hindu Rashtra". Defying the government order, Barkati had yesterday said that he was not bound to follow the order and that as a religious leader, it was his "right" to do so.
  • I have nothing to hide: Tharoor on Sunanda Pushkar murder

    I have nothing to hide: Tharoor on Sunanda Pushkar murder

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    Goswami claims Tharoor tampered with the evidence following her death, even having the body moved to another room, to hide his role in the event. Some media houses are not conducting the right journalism. But within minutes of his reaction, a reporter of the said channel alleged on air that he was manhandled by Mr Tharoor's "goons". Pathetic to see the depths to which some will sink to attract TRPs.
  • Zakir Musa quits Hizbul after outfit distances itself from his beheading remark

    Zakir Musa quits Hizbul after outfit distances itself from his beheading remark

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    In 2003, terrorists had issued similar threats to Hurriyat leaders and warned them against going ahead with their proposed dialogue with New Delhi without consulting them. On Friday, in an audio, which went viral on social media, Zakir said: "I am warning all those hypocrite Hurriyat leaders". But our intention should be that we have to achieve "Azadi" for Islam and not for secular state.
  • Pakistan International Airlines Risks 300 lives As Pilot Takes A Quick Nap

    Pakistan International Airlines Risks 300 lives As Pilot Takes A Quick Nap

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    Islamabad, May8:A senior pilot, who chose to take a nap during an Islamabad-London flight in April, putting the lives of 305 passengers aboard at risk, has been taken off duty by the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA). "Passenger (Seat 1D) complained that while the captain was sleeping in the business class cabin, [the passenger did not] feel safe". It is not uncommon for pilot to take short breaks on long-haul flights, however it is usually done so in a small cabin tucked behind the ...
  • No differences in Congress Karnataka unit: New party in-charge C Venugopal

    No differences in Congress Karnataka unit: New party in-charge C Venugopal

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    He said "the hopes of the BJP friends that they would capture Karnataka also, will not be fulfilled". A section of party leaders, including many MLAs, has proposed the name of Mallikarjuna Kharge, Congress leader in the Lok Sabha, for the post.Venugopal admitted there were differences among leaders in the state unit, but expressed confidence that everything would be sorted out soon.