• British PM trying to force 'hard Brexit' with election call - Scotland's Sturgeon

    British PM trying to force 'hard Brexit' with election call - Scotland's Sturgeon

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    Ruth Davidson said a year ago that the UK Government shouldn't block an independence referendum - now she's backing Theresa May's attempts to do just that. Dr Kirsty Hughes, an expert on European politics and founder of the SCER, said: "If there were a second independence referendum in March 2019, Scottish voters would know a lot more than now about the outcome of the Brexit talks, and about whether an independent Scotland would definitely aim to re-join the EU".
  • Easter sunrise service held in uptown

    Easter sunrise service held in uptown

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    Band parties of different corps of the Salvation Army today woke the Aizawl populace by playing the hymn "He's arisen" to mark the beginning of Easter Sunday. Friday. First United Methodist Church of Salem was among the many area churches and organizations holding Easter egg hunts Saturday. The service went from 6:00 A.M.to 6:30 A.M.
  • Prince William speaks with Lady Gaga on mental health

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    And Kensington Palace released a video on Tuesday of the Prince discussing the issues surrounding mental health with pop star Lady Gaga. The stigmas or just plain fear, they said, stops many from opening up about their feelings. Lady Gaga and Prince William have joined forces to shine a light on a very important cause. He then asked her how speaking out about her mental health made her feel.
  • Fate of the Furious Has Biggest Worldwide Opening Ever

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    The film is all set to break the record of Star Wars: The Force Awakens that minted $529 million. "It's a sign that a franchise built around muscle cars and odes to the importance of family is growing more global in scope", wrote Brett Lang, senior film and media editor for trade magazine Variety in an online commentary.
  • British PM May calls for an early election to strengthen Brexit hand

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    Her decision - against her initial opinion - to call a snap election, June 8, goes against the Fixed Term Parliamentary Act, which stipulates that parliaments must run for five years. She has repeatedly said that the decision can not be reversed, and has pursued a hard line on those who have argued for a phased withdrawal or a loose, continued association with the EU.
  • US, Afghanistan assess damage from 'mother of all bombs'

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    US President Donald Trump had earlier called the mission "very, very successful". America's largest non-nuclear bomb, the GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb, known as the Mother of All Bombs, has proved its worth, as it has been reported to kill a large number of ISIS terrorists.