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A Clinton rules out a 2020 challenge to Trump

A Clinton rules out a 2020 challenge to Trump

The younger Clinton appeared Tuesday on CBS This Morning to promote her book It's Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired and Get Going, but the conversation veered toward her mother's political past and future. Clinton said that to run for office one needed to be confident he or she was the best person for the job. She pivoted when asked whether she thought the alleged interference cost her mother a win. Read More

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Trump adviser Carter Page 'passed documents' to Russian operative in 2013

Trump adviser Carter Page 'passed documents' to Russian operative in 2013

But the energy consultant is among the Trump associates under scrutiny as part of FBI and congressional committees investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russia. Rather, it appears they spoke in much the way business executives seeking opportunities do - with Page touting his work ties to the Russian energy firm Gazprom. Read More

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Cardinals, Stephen Piscotty Agree To Extension

Cardinals, Stephen Piscotty Agree To Extension

The annual average value of the guaranteed years is slightly more than $5 million, a source described, bringing the guarantee to around $ 33 million . The Cardinals are celebrating the new baseball season by committing all kinds of cash to players old and new. Third-year outfielder Stephen Piscotty is closing in on an extension with the St. Read More

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China, Asean to meet on sea code

China, Asean to meet on sea code

Duterte has drawn flak over his remarks last Sunday, March 19, that he can not stop China's activities on Scarborough Shoal - following a Chinese official's statements, since revised, on Beijing's planned installation of an environmental monitoring station in the disputed waters, which are 405 km from the Philippine island of Luzon and 2,659 km from China. Read More

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Dalai Lama arrives in Assam, stresses emotional attachment to state

Dalai Lama arrives in Assam, stresses emotional attachment to state

On his first trip to the region after eight years, the Dalai Lama said he gets emotional when he revisits Assam and Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh) as he enjoyed "freedom for the first time (here) and started a new chapter in life". We have asked India to stick to its political pledges and not to hurt China-India relations. He said India should not provide any platform for the "Dalai clique and only that way can China-India relation can move forward in a sound and steady way". Read More

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US Charges Mexico Prosecutor with Trafficking Drugs

US Charges Mexico Prosecutor with Trafficking Drugs

Another Mexican drug trafficking case is pending in Brooklyn against infamous drug lord Joaquin (El Chapo) Guzman. A warrant for his arrest was issued March 2 on the basis of a sealed indictment. That state is considered to be one of the safe havens for the Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generacion, (CJNG) an offshoot of the Sinaloa Cartel that in recent years has grown exponentially. Read More

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Hillary Clinton calls Trump's budget a 'grave mistake'

Hillary Clinton calls Trump's budget a 'grave mistake'

Grassley says that the access is "unprecedented" and claims that Clinton received "special treatment" from the Obama Administration. "Women are not only victims of war. Drawing applause from the crowd, she remarked, "here I go again, talking about research, evidence and facts". With all that, Clinton herself is gingerly stepping back into public view, emerging from the woods near her home in Chappaqua, N.Y., where for a while after the election, selfies snapped by fellow hikers who ... Read More

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Trump administration seeks delay in ruling on climate plan

Beijing's collaboration on climate with Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, had been seen as a bright spot in a bilateral relationship with numerous strains. Environment Program. China leads the world in wind and hydro generating capacity and is No. 2 behind Germany in solar. Last year, Chinese coal consumption fell 4.7 percent, its third annual decline, according to official data. Read More

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Shiv Sena workers force 500 meat owners to shut their shops

Shiv Sena workers force 500 meat owners to shut their shops

They had not responded by the time of publication, and we will update the copy if they do. A few shops from KFC, the popular Chinese restaurant in sector 14 had no customers after yesterday's incident. Gautam Saini, President, Shiv Sena, Gurugram, said, "We have served notices to meat shop owners, including KFC, and other fast food outlets to shut their shops till Navratri ends and on every Tuesday". Read More

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Tillerson says US, Turkey face 'difficult options' for Syria

The war against ISIS in Syria , which sits right on Turkey's southern border, was at the top of their list. Tillerson is scheduled to meet President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday. Politician tensions in Turkey will complicate Tillerson's meetings further with Erdogan's government in the midst of a nationwide crackdown that started after an attempted coup last summer. Read More

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Akhilesh Yadav Unanimously Elected As Leader Of SP Legislature Party

Akhilesh Yadav Unanimously Elected As Leader Of SP Legislature Party

Akhilesh Yadav, who wrestled power in the party from his father and party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav, is in no mood to give in despite calling all shots in the just-concluded polls. RLD has one MLA in the 403-member state Assembly. Nowhere in the country has this happened. Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav was today unanimously elected as the leader of SP Legislature party. Read More

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Air India cancels Gaikwad's ticket again

Air India cancels Gaikwad's ticket again

Both these bookings were made on open tickets (without any specific date) issued to Mr. Gaikwad. However, the people said he chose to travel by auto to Delhi. The spokesperson added, "After the recent incident, our employees are agitated". The MP refused to disembark the plane even after it landed Delhi airport and demanded that the Air India CMD meet him to explain the point. Read More

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Court cuts sentence of United Kingdom marine who killed injured militant

Court cuts sentence of United Kingdom marine who killed injured militant

However, his ten-year sentence for murder was reduced to manslaughter following a campaign and, with credit for the three and a half years he has already served in jail, he may be released within weeks. Sgt Blackman's wife, Claire, led a campaign alongside author Frederick Forsyth and the Daily Mail newspaper for his conviction to be re-examined. A former Royal Marine convicted of deliberately killing a wounded Taliban fighter will receive police protection from potential terrorist attack ... Read More

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United Nations to Step Up Against North Korean Human Rights Abuses

United Nations to Step Up Against North Korean Human Rights Abuses

Four police officers, including the investigating officer of the murder, the Selangor state police chief and a Selangor prosecution team officer entered the embassy in the morning and were there for two and a half hours, the report said. Asked if police were aware of a third party, particularly a North Korean "agent" carrying out their own investigation into the murder, Khalid said such an activity would be illegal without approval from the police. Read More

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Biden defends health law at Capitol rally

CNN reported that President Trump has asked House Speaker Paul Ryan to pull the bill. Trump said Obama's law was imploding "and soon will explode". Former President Barack Obama stepped into the fray with a defence of his law on the seventh anniversary of its signing, and a call for bipartisan improvements. Read More

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