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Protests Erupt At US Airports Over Trump's Immigration Ban

A group of Nobel Prize winners said it would damage United States leadership in higher education and research. United Arab Republic and Saudi leaders will talk by phone Sunday with President Trump...

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Iran Responds to Trump Order with Ban of US Citizens

Iran Responds to Trump Order with Ban of US Citizens

Following a flurry of concerns from Iranian travelers to the U.S. about the new order and a lot of contacts with Iran's Foreign Ministry, the ministry issued a statement on Sunday, saying the Irania...

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Trump bars refugees and citizens of 7 Muslim countries

Prime Minister Theresa May is in Turkey at the moment discussing a controversial £100 million fighter jet deal and the ongoing, complex migrant crisis in the region. "It's a tough process, including...

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Kupwara avalanche tragedy: All five soldiers succumb to injuries

Kupwara avalanche tragedy: All five soldiers succumb to injuries

As per reports, the deceased soldiers were trapped under the snow after an avalanche hit the army post on 28th January at Machil sector in Kupwara district, J&K. The high altitude areas of Kashmir val...

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BJP Alleges Former PM Manmohan Singh For Helping Mallya Get Loans

BJP Alleges Former PM Manmohan Singh For Helping Mallya Get Loans

Alleging that the Manmohan Singh and Chidambaram helped Vijay Mallya, Patra said, "The corrupt hands which were pulling the strings of the banks, the corrupt banks that saw to it that Vijay Mallya m...

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1 million Brits petition United Kingdom government to block Trump meeting the Queen

The petition has exceeded the 100,000 signatures needed to Parliament consider a debate. The petition , which was launched Sunday, said that Trump should be allowed to enter the United Kingdom....

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Game 22: Michigan at Michigan State Recap

Game 22: Michigan at Michigan State Recap

Much of that was due to their impressive work on the glass, with eight offensive rebounds which led to nine points and keeping Bridges from taking over, as he had seven points in the first half. Altho...

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Opposition to raise note ban in budget session of parliament

Opposition to raise note ban in budget session of parliament

Demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes, announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 8 previous year, led to nearly wash-out of the entire winter session of Parliament. Oppositi...

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Iraq to express dismay to US envoy over travel ban

Iraq to express dismay to US envoy over travel ban

The national security of the United States is a paramount issue. Recalling their continuing cooperation in the war on Islamic State, the statement added: "We affirm Iraq's desire to strengthen the...

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Fake news inquiry launched to examine 'threat to democracy'

The inquiry was launched following fears that USA voters were subjected to "unprecedented amounts" of fake news during the presidential campaign which may have had a "significant impact on democratic ...

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United States embassy in London cancels visa appointments

Until late Friday, anyone who was a citizen of, or who had visited the named countries was still welcome to apply for a visa. Israeli nationals are not permitted to transit through Iraq, Iran, Libya...

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Refugee deal with USA to go ahead

Refugee deal with USA to go ahead

Monday's confirmation surprised and angered many politicians, coming as the USA toughens its stance on Muslim immigration, as most of the asylum seekers involved in the deal with Australia are Muslims...

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Labour grassroots activists accuse Corbyn of 'betraying socialism' over Brexit stance

Shadow Home Office minister Rupa Huq privately told her Ealing Central and Acton constituency members on Thursday Labour's chief whip had not asked her to quit after she said she would would vote ag...

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Trump pledges to prioritize Christians as he freezes U.S. refugee program

Trump pledges to prioritize Christians as he freezes U.S. refugee program

Welcoming people of all faiths to visit, study or do business here is who we are and how we have built an open, dynamic, prosperous, and free America. Refugee processing was suspended in the immediate...

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Chile's neighbors send help to fight worst forest fires in its history

Over 130 separate blazes have been raging across central and southern Chile across almost 1.2 million acres. A chain of wildfires has unleashed a catastrophe over wide swaths of central and southern...

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Nigerian Muslims not banned from entering the US

Nigerian Muslims not banned from entering the US

A U.S. judge has issued a stay temporarily halting the deportation of visa holders or refugees under an executive order from President Trump. "We will fight - we will stay until everyone is released...

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Lara Dutta roots for Roshmitha Harimurthy for Miss Universe

Lara Dutta roots for Roshmitha Harimurthy for Miss Universe

Contestants from Brazil, Canada, Colombia, France, Haiti, Indonesia, Kenya, Mexico, Panama, Peru, the Philippines, Thailand and the U.S. have advanced to the next round. The last and only time a New Z...

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Donald Trump's Immigration Ban Sows Danger and Discord Throughout the World

Donald Trump's Immigration Ban Sows Danger and Discord Throughout the World

The two men are not technically refugees according to the definition in the president's executive order but appear to be coming to the us on visas, a Trump administration official tells ABC News . ...

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Donald Trump's travel ban omits countries that were home to 9/11 attackers

Donald Trump's travel ban omits countries that were home to 9/11 attackers

By Saturday night, a federal judge had issued an emergency order temporarily barring the US from deporting people from nations subject to Trump's travel ban. "Under the Obama administration, persecute...

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Berlin mayor pleads with Donald Trump not to build wall with Mexico

Berlin mayor pleads with Donald Trump not to build wall with Mexico

As the mayor of the iconic German city that was divided by an imposing wall for nearly three decades, Muller is in good position to offer advice. "In the early years of the 21st century, we can not ...

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Ban Could Hurt US-Iraqi Ties, Diplomats Say

In Iraq, where several thousand USA troops are now stationed in the fight against Daesh, calls for the exclusion of Americans can already be heard. Iraq's Popular Mobilisation Forces, a government-a...

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What! Sanjay Leela Bhansali agrees to change the name of 'Padmavati'?

The protesters, who also vandalised the set, accuse Mr Bhansali of twisting historical facts by romantically linking the Rajput queen and Alauddin Khilji, a Muslim ruler. While the shooting of the fil...

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Over 1000 rally at RDU to protest travel ban

Over 1000 rally at RDU to protest travel ban

Refugees who were in the air on the way to the United States when the order was signed were stopped and detained at airports. But confusion remained about who could stay and who will be kept out of t...

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Angela Merkel Explains Geneva Convention On Refugees To Donald Trump

Seven southern European leaders are holding a summit to emphasize their commitment to the European Union, in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the bloc. Merkel and Hollande's remarks, made after a w...

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Attorney Generals condemn Trump Muslim ban

After the presidential order had taken effect there were hundreds of worldwide travelers that were placed in quarantine as the United States closed all avenues of arrival to the US for a portion of th...

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Theresa May criticised over failure to condemn Donald Trump's refugee ban

Corbyn said that the summer visit should be called off if Trump's indefinite ban on Syrian refugees remains in place, even if time-limited restrictions put in place have lapsed by then, reports the Gu...

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Watchdog sees need for election fraud probe

The Washington Post reported that Jared Kushner , President Trump's son-in-law and one of his closest White House advisers, is registered to vote in both New Jersey and NY. "Depending on results, ...

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I pray Trump imposes visa restrictions on Pakistanis: Imran Khan

I pray Trump imposes visa restrictions on Pakistanis: Imran Khan

According to a state department spokesman, the travellers who have dual nationality between a country on the list and another non-US country have also been barred from entering the USA for 90 days. Im...

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Gunmen open fire on Quebec City mosque

Gunmen open fire on Quebec City mosque

Gunmen opened fire at a Quebec City mosque during evening prayers Sunday, mosque officials said . "We stand in solidarity with the Muslim people of Quebec". Yangui said mosque administrators had no...

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Infosys techie strangulated to death in Pune, security guard arrested

Infosys techie strangulated to death in Pune, security guard arrested

A security guard working at the office has been detained by the police in connection with the case. A 25-year-old woman software engineer of Infosys named K Rasila Raju was choked to death by an unk...

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Korea agree to strengthen defense against N. Korean threat

Korea agree to strengthen defense against N. Korean threat

Trump's remarks and reported support for the alliance are notable due to statements made during the campaign trail in which he questioned the value of providing sustained USA military support to South...

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Worcester man allegedly assaulted Muslim airline worker

Khan reportedly asked what she had done to make Rhodes so angry. "Aer you praying? What are you doing?" Khan asked Rhodes what she had done to provoke the outburst, and Rhodes continued his profane ...

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The Number of Trump's Executive Orders Is Irrelevant

But only if his or her start date is before February 22. Donald Trump has signed a raft of executive orders in the first week of his presidency, from ordering the construction of a border wall...

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NY court issues emergency stay for individuals detained after Trump's order

During the past budget year, the US accepted 84,995 refugees, including 12,587 people from Syria . "No foreign national in a foreign land, without ties to the United States, has any unfettered right ...

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Duterte tells USA not to build military depots in Philippines

Duterte tells USA not to build military depots in Philippines

The president said other suspects were still at large and gave them 48 hours to turn themselves in, or have a dead-or-alive bounty on their heads of 5 million pesos (Dh367,000), for which he would p...

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Massachusetts officials condemn Trump's executive order on refugees

The orders proposed to end so-called "Catch and Release" by creating more detention centers along the southern border, to make it easier to detain incoming illegal migrants and return them to their ...

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Chinese New Year kicks off with fireworks, lion dances and lanterns

Chinese New Year kicks off with fireworks, lion dances and lanterns

This year is the year of the rooster . Notley, who wouldn't discuss happenings in the U.S, said simply the magnitude of celebrations in Canada and around the world show the importance of having a w...

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Hundreds rally at Austin airport to protest Trump immigration order

The order barred USA border agents from removing anyone who arrived in the U.S. with a valid visa from Iraq, Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia and Yemen. There is exception for Christian refugees. ...

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President Trump defends travel ban, saying it's

President Trump defends travel ban, saying it's "not about religion"

His comments come after two Iraqis with ties to U.S. security forces filed a lawsuit against Mr Trump after they were detained at New York's JFK Airport hours after the executive order was signed by...

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Protests, outrage spread across U.S. as demonstrators throng airports

The Trump administration had not yet issued guidance to airports and airlines on how to implement the executive order. Hing said getting either one involves a lengthy process that includes verificatio...

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At Least 11 Detained In Atlanta After Trump Immigration Order

It is part of a 90-day travel ban from Muslim-majority countries to the United States that was implemented by President Trump on Friday. The ban affects Iraq, Syria, Iran , Sudan, Libia, Somali...

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Iran summons Swiss ambassador over Trump's travel ban

Mr Trump last Friday signed a sweeping executive order to suspend refugee arrivals and bar visas for travellers from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. With more than one million Iran...

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Kal Penn Responds To Racist Troll By Raising Thousands For Refugees

Kal Penn Responds To Racist Troll By Raising Thousands For Refugees

The initial goal of $100,000 was promptly decimated and a whole 24 hours in, $335,255 has been raised with a new goal of $400,000. Proceeds with go to International Rescue Committee that works towar...

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Magal seeks US-Mexico security wall contracts

Magal seeks US-Mexico security wall contracts

I built a wall along Israel's southern border. After he first declared his candidacy in June of 2015, President Trump's tough stance on illegal immigration became one of the major themes of his camp...

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Watford, Hull and Leeds knocked out of FA Cup by underdog sides

Watford, Hull and Leeds knocked out of FA Cup by underdog sides

Roarie Deacon had a goal harshly disallowed after five minutes and the winger, whose five goals in the competition had fired Sutton this far, continued to torment the Sky Bet Championship side for the...

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Exams are festivals, smile more, score more: Modi

Exams are festivals, smile more, score more: Modi

However, the prime minister was once again left red-faced with lack of response to his rally. "Those who will take it as pleasure will get more (marks) and those who take it as pressure will repent"...

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Trump says government was 'totally prepared' for implementation of travel ban

Trump says government was 'totally prepared' for implementation of travel ban

I don't what to criticize them for improving vetting. "This is not about religion - this is about terror and keeping our country safe". Speaker of the House Paul Ryan supported this order, despite o...

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PM Modi, Theresa May wish Chinese people on Year of Rooster

PM Modi, Theresa May wish Chinese people on Year of Rooster

This is different to the "Gregorian" calendar that we traditionally use in the United Kingdom, which always starts on 1 January. " Chinese New Year celebrates a different sign for a different anima...

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Era of Walls between Nations Over: Iran's President

Era of Walls between Nations Over: Iran's President

His comments came a few days after the US President called some Mexican immigrants rapists, threatened to deport millions of them and ordered the immediate construction of a border wall with Mexico. "...

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Netanyahu:

Netanyahu: "President Trump is Right, Border Wall a Great Idea"

The order was part of a series of actions aimed at stopping illegal immigration and cracking down on the number of refugees resettling in the nation. "Great success. Magal is one of many Israeli compa...

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