• David Davis accused of hypocrisy after attack on EU's 'no deal' plans

    David Davis accused of hypocrisy after attack on EU's 'no deal' plans

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    After a joint plea with Brexit Secretary David Davis for tariff-free trade between the United Kingdom and Germany, Mr Hammond appealed for co-operation and no punishment for Brexit. The envoys were discussing the details of a new mandate for the Commission, which will negotiate on the EU's behalf on the transition period and a new trading relationship with the UK.
  • Tunisia: 600 arrested in anti-austerity protests

    Tunisia: 600 arrested in anti-austerity protests

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    Violent demonstrations against tax increases and price rises in Tunisia have led to a government promise that 2018 will be the last tough year for the North African country. Europe is concerned about stability in Tunisia , partly because unemployment there has forced many young Tunisians to go overseas: The number of boats smuggling migrants to Italy has been rising and Tunisia has also produced the largest number of militants heading for battlefields in Iraq, Syria and Libya.
  • Indian Supreme Court judges slam top court's administration

    Indian Supreme Court judges slam top court's administration

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    At the hurriedly called press conference at the residence of Justice J.Chelameswar, the No.2 in the apex court hierarchy, they said it was with "no pleasure" that they had been compelled to make public what they were upset with. "Democracy in danger is not for them to say, we have parliament, courts, police functioning", he added. Justice Chelameswar concluded the meet by saying: "There are many wise men saying many wise things in this country".
  • Deadly Mudslide In Montecito

    Deadly Mudslide In Montecito

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    In an interview with CBS on Wednesday morning, Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said officials are continuing to work to identify and rescue those who are trapped in areas they haven't been able to reach yet. Flooding and debris flows closed U.S. 101 in the Thomas Fire burn area, located north of Ventura and south of Santa Barbara, according to California Department of Transportation .
  • Trump cancels London trip for embassy opening

    Trump cancels London trip for embassy opening

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    US President Donald Trump cancelled a visit to London scheduled for early this year, saying he was disappointed with the " Obama administration having sold" the US embassy in the British capital. Mrs May was the first foreign leader to meet Mr Trump after his inauguration when she visited the Oval Office in January 2017. The new building was to have a focus on environmental sustainability and energy efficiency.
  • Trump targets Hezbollah ahead of key Iran sanctions deadlines

    Trump targets Hezbollah ahead of key Iran sanctions deadlines

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    President Trump has called it the "worst deal ever", accusing Tehran of breaching the terms and threatening to reimpose those sanctions. In a surprise move reportedly recommended by top administration officials, President Donald Trump is expected this week to extend the relief of economic sanctions on Iran stemming from the nuclear agreement.
  • Nothing unusual about my chopper ride: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

    Nothing unusual about my chopper ride: CM Pinarayi Vijayan

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    Ahead of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) state conference in Thrissur from February 22 to 25, he has ensured that his is the final word in all the 14 districts. The LDF government also came in for criticism from the Latin Catholic Church, to which most of the cyclone affected fishermen belong, over the issue.
  • 'We made this our home': USA ends protected status for Salvadorans

    'We made this our home': USA ends protected status for Salvadorans

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    As with the end to TPS for Haitians and Nicaraguans, we disagree with this heartless action by the Trump administration. I am concerned about our current presidential administration's assault on immigrant families in our country. Rep. Mike CoffmanMichael (Mike) Howard CoffmanHouse Republican: "I worry about both sides" of the aisle on DACA Poll: Voters in vulnerable GOP districts oppose tax bill Giffords targets 8 Republicans on hide and carry in new ads MORE's (R-Colo.) bill would end ...
  • 5-year-old who survived Texas church shooting leaving hospital

    5-year-old who survived Texas church shooting leaving hospital

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    Duncan carried him out as quickly as he could and since the shooting he's visited him at a San Antonio hospital on Sunday's. The community can gather on the highway's shoulders in the grassy areas to welcome Ryland home but have been asked to give the Ward family privacy once law enforcement officials arrive at Sutherland Springs.