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Fresh strikes by the Syrian regime and its Russian ally, killed at least 38 civilians, including 11 children, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights . A draft resolution aimed at ending a deadly pro-government bombing campaign in the eastern Ghouta district and elsewhere in Syria was delayed by the U.N.
  • Black Panther Posts Tuesday Record, Second Weekend May Reach $109 Million

    Black Panther Posts Tuesday Record, Second Weekend May Reach $109 Million

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    As with all the Marvel films , Black Panther is well-made comic book fare. The film is setting records and inspiring people of all ages by showcasing a mostly black cast with a black director. Black Panther could've easily used the U.N.as the finale, but returning to Oakland to see Wakanda's first outreach program gives fans more of an emotional attachment.
  • ECP removes name of Nawaz Sharif as PML-N chief

    ECP removes name of Nawaz Sharif as PML-N chief

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    The court's verdict was in response to petitions that challenged the Elections Act 2017, which was bulldozed through the Upper and Lower Houses previous year, paving the way for Sharif to become the head of the ruling PML-N party. Addressing the Pakistan Peoples Party counsel Latif Khosa during the hearing, the chief justice remarked that there would be a difference in rallies held by you or [slain party leader and former prime minister] Benazir Bhutto.
  • Rahul's sharpest attack on PM Modi, calls him 'instrument of corruption'

    Rahul's sharpest attack on PM Modi, calls him 'instrument of corruption'

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    Just like they think they can buy some Congress MLA's & form the govt here, they also think they can come here & buy the church, the religion and God. The PNB scam has been causing a huge turmoil in the country and Gandhi targetted the Prime Minister on the same. "Where is the success story?" said the Congress president who also reminded the people about the hardship faced by them during the demonetisation of currency.
  • Trump takes last place in 'presidential greatness' survey

    Trump takes last place in 'presidential greatness' survey

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    The survey asked the presidential experts to use a 0-100 scale "for overall greatness", with zero being failure, 50 being average and 100 being great. Barack Obama now occupies the 8th slot (71.13), up ten places from 2014. But that means that some presidents were ranked lower this year, including Bill Clinton, who dropped five places to 13th.
  • Erdogan: Pro-regime groups in Afrin issue 'closed'

    Erdogan: Pro-regime groups in Afrin issue 'closed'

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    The ongoing bombardment and shelling have devastated numerous villages and towns in the Kurdish-held enclave on the Turkish border, with civilians bearing the brunt of the Turkish assault. On Tuesday, Syrian state television showed a convoy of pro-government fighters entering Afrin to help Kurds confront a Turkish assault. "Unfortunately, these kinds of terror organisations take wrong steps with the decisions they take.
  • Zimbabwe's president has clear road to election, few rivals

    Zimbabwe's president has clear road to election, few rivals

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    Tsvangirai died at a South African hospital last Wednesday after a long battle with colon cancer. "Today we are paying tribute to a national hero", the acting MDC leader Nelson Chamisa president told mourners. In the end, the opposition leader made the same mistake that Mugabe did, political analyst Alexander Rusero said: Even as his health deteriorated Tsvangirai failed to "anoint" a successor.
  • TPP replacement text released today

    TPP replacement text released today

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    The dairy industry alone is expected to save almost $86 million in tariffs and the country's exporters would save about $200m in reduced tariffs to just Japan once the reductions are fully implemented. "Overall the safeguards mean New Zealand's government can not be successfully sued for measures related to public education, health and other social services".
  • Korea says talks to hold postponed joint United States drill moving forward

    Korea says talks to hold postponed joint United States drill moving forward

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    South Korean media report that the U.S. is preparing to dispatch advanced attack drones capable of attacking North Korean leaders or missile sites during that period. "We will not apologize for American values, for calling attention to human rights abuses, or for mourning a young American's unjust death", Nauert said, referring to USA college student Otto Warmbier, who died previous year after being sent home from Pyongyang in a coma.
  • Barnaby Joyce defiant despite leadership rumblings: 'I'm not going anywhere'

    Barnaby Joyce defiant despite leadership rumblings: 'I'm not going anywhere'

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    Nationals executives from Queensland, NSW, Victoria, Western Australia , as well as the federal body, reportedly held crisis talks late on Monday to try and resolve the crisis caused by Mr Joyce. The WA Nationals were also not in a state coalition and prided themselves on "their ferocious independence", he said. "I find it surprising that a federal issue has so much momentum in the west, when people in the east in the National Party have, in the majority, a different view", he said.
  • Trump Organization to launch maiden commercial project in India this year

    Trump Organization to launch maiden commercial project in India this year

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    The family brand operates under licence to an Indian property firm and there are Trump Towers in Gurgaon, a satellite city of Delhi, Mumbai , Pune and Kolkata. one day later. "So, we are treating it accordingly", sources said . "News that the Trump Organisation would be offering buyers in the Trump Tower the chance to meet the president's son sparked criticism of potential conflict of interest, and the fact that Trump Jr.
  • Freezing rain and freezing drizzle possible Monday night into Tuesday

    Freezing rain and freezing drizzle possible Monday night into Tuesday

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    More than 190 institutions have announced delays or closures due to slick roads. Police officials said motorists are urged to go slow and use extreme caution. The first will probably hit on Thursday - with a tighter storm system rolling through on Saturday . We need to watch this closely, because arctic air can sometimes be colder and move in faster than expected.
  • Turkey denies allegation of chemical attack in Syria

    Turkey denies allegation of chemical attack in Syria

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    A return to the area, where a mix of regional and worldwide powers have boots on the ground, threatens to further complicate the situation and lead to unwanted confrontations. Earlier on Tuesday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Russian Federation had intervened to block Damascus from entering Afrin and that the Turkish military would quickly expand its assault on Afrin.