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Alaska earthquake: Tsunami warnings canceled

Tsunami warnings for Alaska and the US and Canadian west coasts have been canceled. The warnings were issued following…

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US Government Shutdown: President Trump passes the bill

US Government Shutdown ends after President Trump passes the bill on Monday evening. Republicans and Democrats voted for a…

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Turkey confirms its troops entered Syria

Turkey has confirmed that its troops have entered Syria to fight against the Kurdish Militias. It has…

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1 killed and 16 injured in volcanic eruption and avalanche in Japan

A sudden volcanic eruption in Mount Kusatsu-Shirane was witnessed on Tuesday in Japan. The eruption has led to an…

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Kabul Attack: 14 foreigners and 4 Afghans dead after Taliban assault

At least 14 foreigners and 4 Afghans died in a terrorist attack in the Intercontinental Hotel restaurant in Kabul

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Army Chief of UK warns to counter the Russian Threat

The British Army chief Sir Nick Carter has warned the British forces to keep up with its enemies. The…

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US Supreme Court halts the redrawing of North Carolina Congressional Voting Map

US Supreme Court has issued a stay in North Carolina's Congressional redistricting case so the election for this year…

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US Government Shutdown: Senate to vote on Monday

As the US Senate was unable to come to an agreement on late Sunday night, the Senate is…

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US Government Shutdown after Bitter Bickering Between Republicans and Democrats

US Senate failed to pass a new budget for preventing a US government shutdown. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell called…

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Heavily Armed Gunmen Siege Luxury Hotel in Kabul, 6 Civilians Dead

Afghan special forces ended a 12-hour long siege of a luxury hotel (Intercontinental Hotel) in Kabul (capital of Afghanistan) after…

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Honduras Election Result Protest Turns Deadly, 1 Protester Dead

On-going protest (after the re-election of the incumbent President Juan Orlando Hernandez) in Honduras turned deadly as one protester has…

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Senate fails to pass the bill, US shutdown Begins

The US is going to witness its first shutdown since the year 2013 after the Senate has failed to…

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Senate Bill to Avert US Government Shutdown on Verge of Collapse

House of Representatives, on Thursday night, voted 230-197 in favor of a budget bill for extending funding till next month…

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US Defence Secretary says Terrorism is Not Main Focus of the United States

US Defence Secretary James Mattis, while unveiling the national defense strategy, has said terrorism is not the main focus of…

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NASA Replaces US Astronaut Jeanette Epps from ISS Mission

NASA has dropped the US astronaut Jeanette Epps from the upcoming International Space Station (ISS) mission just months before…

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Tech sector urges Trump Government to keep work permits for H-1B Spouses

The technology trade groups of US have urged Trump Administration to allow the spouses of H-1B visa holders to work…

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Eight killed as a violent hurricane strikes Europe

A violent hurricane has been reported in Europe which has claimed the life of eight people, including two firefighters.…

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