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Petrol, diesel prices increased after 19-day gap

Petrol, diesel prices increased after 19-day gap

Prices did not change in the last 19 days, despite rise in worldwide crude oil prices . OMCs shifted to daily price revision mechanism last June, from the fortnightly rate change dispensation that...

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Sharif's statement about Mumbai attack was 'misreported':Pak PM

Sharif's statement about Mumbai attack was 'misreported':Pak PM

Pakistan's powerful military called for the discussion after Sharif's comments were published over the weekend in Dawn , Pakistan's leading English-language daily newspaper. "We must look into it", h...

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MI5 chief - Not aware outside influence determined outcome of Brexit vote

MI5 chief - Not aware outside influence determined outcome of Brexit vote

The UK, as Europe's preeminent intelligence power, is seeking a new security pact with the bloc to ensure it gets continued access to secrets from major European Union countries as it seeks to clinc...

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Italy's rival populist leaders summoned for coalition talks

Italy's rival populist leaders summoned for coalition talks

The 5 Star leader, Luigi Di Maio , said the government would maintain budget discipline and stay within European Union rules. If Mattarella accepts the nomination then the position could be filled ...

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Powerful storm kills at least 40 as it sweeps across India

Powerful storm kills at least 40 as it sweeps across India

Metro and flight services were affected and the city witnessed multiple traffic jams. In Andhra Pradesh state in the south, at least 12 people were killed by lightning, said MV Sheshagiri Babu, the ...

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Russia has warned Iran of the consequences of attack in Syria

Russia has warned Iran of the consequences of attack in Syria

Israel struck back with its heaviest air strikes in Syria since the start of the Syrian civil war in 2011, saying it had attacked almost all of Iran's military infrastructure. Pulling out of ...

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Colorado girl seriously injured in bear attack outside home

Colorado girl seriously injured in bear attack outside home

Authorities say the girl walked outside at about 2:30 a.m. Sunday because of noises she thought were coming from her dog. "When she went outside to investigate, she witnessed a large black bear draggi...

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Ailing Goa CM Parrikar says he will return in few weeks

Ailing Goa CM Parrikar says he will return in few weeks

Naik said that the state has been leaderless for the last two months, while the government has been in a state of paralysis. From celebrating salvaging of security deposits, the BJP has become a p...

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Nawaz Sharif makes explosive revelations on Pakistan's role in Mumbai terror attacks

Nawaz Sharif makes explosive revelations on Pakistan's role in Mumbai terror attacks

But the case is stalled in Rawalpindi anti-terrorism court. He was trying to become a hero by acknowledging that. Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has revealed the shocking disclosure...

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Trump wishes Americans a happy Mother's Day

Trump wishes Americans a happy Mother's Day

He also discussed his own mother, Mary MacLeod, who was born in Scotland and died in 2000. MacLeod's other children include Trump's older sister, Maryanne Trump Barry, a Senior Judge of the U.S. O...

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Disturbance in Southeastern Gulf

Disturbance in Southeastern Gulf

Regardless of subtropical or tropical cyclone formation, this system will enhance rainfall across portions of Florida and the northeastern Gulf Coast during the next few days. Passing downpours are ...

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Pakistan blocks U.S. diplomat from leaving country

Pakistan blocks U.S. diplomat from leaving country

In a dramatic development in the USA diplomat case who crushed to death a biker in Islamabad , a special aircraft arrived at the Nur Khan Airbase on Saturday noon to take along Col. Sources said that...

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China launches first domestically-made aircraft carrier

China launches first domestically-made aircraft carrier

The carrier's maiden sea trials follows a speech given by Chinese President Xi Jinping on April 12, in which he announced plans to build a "world-class" navy under the banner of the Chinese Communist ...

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Dead In Eastern Afghanistan City After Gun Battle Starts, Bomb Detonates

Dead In Eastern Afghanistan City After Gun Battle Starts, Bomb Detonates

After several hours of fighting that sent plumes of smoke rising into the sky above the accounts office, Attahullah Khogyani, a spokesman for the provincial governor, said that Sunday's clash had ende...

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Two Dead Following Offaly Plane Crash

Two Dead Following Offaly Plane Crash

Just the pilot and the young boy were on board when the plane crashed. Gardai said there was no confirmation on whether either had survived the crash. The crashed aircraft was found approximately 2 ...

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Dame Tessa Embraced Everyone After 7/7 Says Mother Of Victim

Dame Tessa Embraced Everyone After 7/7 Says Mother Of Victim

He said: "Tessa was not just a close friend, she was a life enhancer". We were celebrating having won the Olympic bid when my private secretary received a call from London to be told that there might ...

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Kidnapped UK tourists in DR Congo released

Kidnapped UK tourists in DR Congo released

Two British nationals kidnapped in Congo have been released, the UK Foreign Office has said. The UK's top diplomat Boris Johnson declined to offer any further details, but paid tribute to the Congol...

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13 killed in church bombings in Indonesia

13 killed in church bombings in Indonesia

Local officials have said that the family may have spent some time with the Islamic State in Syria and were related to a local IS-inspired network, Jemaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD). A street merchant ou...

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UK PM May: Committed to ensuring Iran deal is upheld

UK PM May: Committed to ensuring Iran deal is upheld

In a meeting on Sunday with Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani revealed that Iran intends to remain committed to the deal- but only if the remaining signato...

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U.S. willing support rebuild North Korea

U.S. willing support rebuild North Korea

Above ground North Korea will block all entries to the site, and remove all guard posts, observation sites and research institutes, the report said. "Sufficient time and momentum could not be main...

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Deadly knife attack in Paris

Deadly knife attack in Paris

A knife-wielding man killed one person and injured four during the Saturday night attack in a busy Right Bank neighborhood. Two were in serious condition and all the victims are in hospital. Counterte...

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Top Trump aide says protected immigrants need path to citizenship

Top Trump aide says protected immigrants need path to citizenship

This "tantrum" went on for 30 minutes, which it noted was unusually long for one of Trump's anger outbursts, and left other officials in the room feeling uncomfortable. "It's frustrating to have you...

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Theresa May Splits Cabinet To Seek Brexit Solution

Theresa May Splits Cabinet To Seek Brexit Solution

So far, May has little option and no desire to do anything but stick to her well-worn script that Britain will leave the EU's economic single market and customs union. Writing in the Daily Telegraph ...

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Hawaii Volcano Eruption and aftermath; dramatic visuals inside

Hawaii Volcano Eruption and aftermath; dramatic visuals inside

Rather it experiences effusive eruptions, where magma moves along rifts below the surface before rising and pushing up through fissures in the earth. Nair said the only time violent eruptions have o...

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'Something will happen' if Iran doesn't negotiate on new nuclear deal

'Something will happen' if Iran doesn't negotiate on new nuclear deal

President Trump did not just withdraw from the deal. In other European capitals, senior politicians and diplomats were uttering similar remarks. America first , America always, America alone. Fo...

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LGBT groups call Oklahoma adoption law discriminatory

LGBT groups call Oklahoma adoption law discriminatory

The legislation, known as SB 1140, will allow taxpayer funded adoption agencies to cite their "religious or moral convictions" to refuse to allow LGBT people to adopt. "SB 1140 allows faith-based agen...

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Trump says drug ads should reveal costs

Trump says drug ads should reveal costs

Unlike his fiscal 2019 budget proposal , the majority of the actions he'll discuss Friday don't need Congress' approval, they said. Trump neglected, to begin, his campaign promise to let Medicare ...

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Only Senate can oust Sereno: Koko says SC ain't supreme in everything

Only Senate can oust Sereno: Koko says SC ain't supreme in everything

Then-president Benigno Aquino said the sacking was part of his anti-graft reforms, but critics said he aimed to ensure his control of the court. The court declared Sereno's position vacant with im...

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Wayne Rooney agrees deal to leave Everton for DC

Wayne Rooney agrees deal to leave Everton for DC

Now you have Zlatan (Ibrahimovic) and Wayne. Sam Allardyce has denied Wayne Rooney has asked to leave Everton but insisted the former England captain can not be given assurances over his pla...

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Modi, Oli launch Janakpur-Ayodhya bus link

Modi, Oli launch Janakpur-Ayodhya bus link

The Prime Minister reached Janakpur this morning on a two-day visit to the Himalayan nation. But experts say Arun III would be a losing proposition for Nepal because almost 80% electricity generated...

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