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Opposition challenger Julius Maada Bio of the Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP) had a narrow edge over Samura Kamara of the ruling All Peoples' Congress (APC), in a ballot with a turnout of more than 80 percent. Opposition leader Maada Bio led with 43.3 percent in the first round of the vote with runner-up Samura Kamara taking 42.7 percent. But the generally peaceful nature of the election, and the fact that Koroma is stepping down while other African presidents seek to extend their ...
  • PM Oli on state visit to India from April 6 to 8

    PM Oli on state visit to India from April 6 to 8

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    Political sources said Nepal PM Oli has chosen to visit India first due to three reasons. Oli will hold talks with his Indian counterpart and call on President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu during his trip. Oli, who had publicly criticised New Delhi for interfering in Nepal's internal matters and accused it of toppling his government, after his sweeping poll victory said his party would forge a partnership with India to move forward the country towards the path ...
  • Why Bill And Ted's Alternate Ending Was Super Depressing

    Why Bill And Ted's Alternate Ending Was Super Depressing

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    Keanu Reeves and Alex shot a reunion photoshoot for Entertainment Weekly , where they discussed the possibility of movie number three. But we'd begun to think it was never going to happen. "Looking at their lives, and really kind of rediscovering what they're about", he went on to say. With producers such as Steven Soderbergh aboard the project, the filmmakers are will be meeting with financiers.
  • Stallone wishes Schwarzenegger well in his recovery

    Stallone wishes Schwarzenegger well in his recovery

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    The 71-year-old Hollywood legend also insisted that he would "love to" visit Arnold in the hospital "if [he] gets a chance". Fans have been suggesting online that Arnie should give up cigars. Sylvester Stallone has confirmed that his friend and fellow actor Arnold Schwarzenegger is "better than ever" after open heart surgery . Arnold went into surgery at Cedars-Sinai for a catheter valve replacement.
  • Donald Trump threatens to stop 'Dreamers' if Mexico doesn't better secure border

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    In his tweets, Trump said , "Republicans must go to Nuclear Option to pass tough laws NOW". He threatened to "stop" the North American Free Trade Agreement if Mexico does not "stop the big drug and people flows". They "are all trying to take advantage of DACA", Trump wrote , as families around the country marked a holiday celebrating a man murdered after preaching a messianic socialism focused on aiding the vulnerable.
  • Russia Demands Explanations from London and Paris on Skripal Case

    Russia Demands Explanations from London and Paris on Skripal Case

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    A separate flight with diplomats and families from the NY consulate and Russia's United Nations mission was expected later in the day. Britain blames Russian Federation in the case, which Russian Federation adamantly denies. The Organisation for the Prohibition Chemical Weapons is in the midst of verifying a United Kingdom analysis of the nerve agents used to poison Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia , found collapsed on a bench in Salisbury on March 4.
  • Mexico Has 'Got To Help Us At The Border'

    Mexico Has 'Got To Help Us At The Border'

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    The United States , Canada and Mexico are now renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement at President Trump's insistence. Lopez Obrador , a former Mexico City mayor, repeated his long-standing criticism of Trump's planned border wall.
  • Dozens of Palestinians Injured in Fresh Clashes on Israeli-Gaza Border

    Dozens of Palestinians Injured in Fresh Clashes on Israeli-Gaza Border

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    The violence broke out as tens of thousands of Gazans marched near the Israeli border to demand the right of return for Palestinian refugees who fled or were expelled since the creation of Israel . "Some of the casualties were reportedly the result of live ammunition used by Israeli security forces during the March". Jakarta says that Israel is obliged to protect civilians as stipulated under global human rights law.
  • Trump tweets threat to Mexico

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    The president also complained on Twitter that Border Patrol agents can't do their jobs properly because of "ridiculous liberal (Democrat) laws" that allow people caught for being in the country illegally to be released while they await a hearing before a federal immigration judge.
  • 'Rangasthalam' having dream run at box office

    'Rangasthalam' having dream run at box office

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    Charan's career best performance and Sukumar's technical brilliance has helped the film garner unanimous positive reports from the first day first show. Takes courage to stay true to the vision of making a raw and rustic emotional period drama. Lastly, NTR said, "Congratulations to Samantha, Devi Sri Prasad, Mythri Movie Makers and each and everyone in the team of " Rangasthalam ".
  • Congress & corruption are like fish & water, says Amit Shah

    Congress & corruption are like fish & water, says Amit Shah

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    Speaking at a press conference in Mysuru as part of his two-day visit to the region, Shah said the public is disappointed with the state government, with one of the main issues being corruption. "You keep saying "I am an OBC leader and my government is doing a lot for OBC", then why did you fail to convince your party why they stalled the Bill?" On Friday too, stepping into the home turf of Chief Minister Sidddaramaiah, Shah had told him that his "time" had come to an end.
  • MI medical marijuana shops hit with cease and desist demands from state

    MI medical marijuana shops hit with cease and desist demands from state

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    A lot of money and effort is being exerted to convince Oklahoma voters to legalize medical marijuana with a vote on June 26. At the same time, the bureau is seeking to address existing medical marijuana facilities. The state now has 22 medical marijuana dispensaries, which fall under the purview of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, though oversight is scheduled to be transferred before the end of this year .