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New Kerala
Azad condemns attack on CRPF personnel in J and K - newkerala.com #81886a former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, extended his heartfelt condolence
Azad condemns attack on CRPF personnel in J and K - newkerala.com #81886
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
a former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, extended his heartfelt condolences to the families of the troopers. The Congress leader also expressed hope that the state authorities and security agencies will nab the culprits involved in the... Read more
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New Kerala
Anantnag By-polls: Mehbooba doubles victory margin with that of father - newkerala.com #81877June 25 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti won the Anantnag bypo
Anantnag By-polls: Mehbooba doubles victory margin with that of father - newkerala.com #81877
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
June 25 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti won the Anantnag bypoll earlier today by defeating her nearest Congress rival Hilal Shah by over 12,000 votes. Mehbooba's victory margin was double than that of her father, Mufti Mohammad... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Hawaii enacts first state law in U.S. to place gun owners in databaseWhile the issue of gun control has made little headway in Congress, Hawaii this
Hawaii enacts first state law in U.S. to place gun owners in database
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 5 minutes ago
While the issue of gun control has made little headway in Congress, Hawaii this week enacted a series of gun laws, one of which the governor says makes it the first state to put firearm owners into a database. That database, which is called the “Rap... Read more
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New Kerala
Plum posts offered to pacify Karnataka Congress dissidents - newkerala.com #81863and inducted 13 lawmakers, including nine with cabinet rank and four as ministe
Plum posts offered to pacify Karnataka Congress dissidents - newkerala.com #81863
New Kerala / Posted 5 minutes ago
and inducted 13 lawmakers, including nine with cabinet rank and four as ministers of state, triggering revolt in the ruling Congress. As the 20-day monsoon session of the state legislature is scheduled to commence on July 4, Siddaramaiah deputed... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bluegrass music patriarch Ralph Stanley dies at 89at the inaugurations of presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton, was given a ‘
Bluegrass music patriarch Ralph Stanley dies at 89
Boston Globe / Posted 6 minutes ago
at the inaugurations of presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton, was given a ‘‘Living Legends’’ medal from the Library of Congress and a National Medal of Arts presented by the National Endowment for the Arts and President George W. Bush. He... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
TransCanada files $15-billion Nafta claim over U.S. rejection of Keystone pipelineproposed Trans-Pacific Partnership and make it even harder for advocates of tha
TransCanada files $15-billion Nafta claim over U.S. rejection of Keystone pipeline
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership and make it even harder for advocates of that 12-nation trade deal to get it ratified by Congress. Like Nafta, the Trans-Pacific Partnership includes investor-state dispute settlement provisions that allow foreign... Read more
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The Houma Courier
The latest American idol whips kidsnot only time for parents to give up the archaic practice, but it's time for Lo
The latest American idol whips kids
The Houma Courier / Posted 8 minutes ago
not only time for parents to give up the archaic practice, but it's time for Louisiana lawmakers to outlaw it. Better yet, Congress should outlaw it nationwide as 48 countries have already done. People there have given kids the same legal right... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil's Temer says women should retire earlier than menImpeachment proceedings are due to conclude in August. Temer is backed by the
Brazil's Temer says women should retire earlier than men
Reuters / Posted 16 minutes ago
Impeachment proceedings are due to conclude in August. Temer is backed by the powerful "bible, beef and bullets" caucus in Congress, which groups evangelical Christians, the farm lobby and lawmakers determined to ease strict firearms controls. The... Read more
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dna
From Jaitley's suit to Kejriwal's IIT degree: Everything Subramanian said on Swamy Saturdayconclusion that the organisation has evolved to a point where without it democr
From Jaitley's suit to Kejriwal's IIT degree: Everything Subramanian said on Swamy Saturday
dna / Posted 18 minutes ago
conclusion that the organisation has evolved to a point where without it democracy cannot be restored. He also referred to Congress bringing down the Gujral government on the Rajiv Gandhi assassination issue and later tying up with the DMK. "I can... Read more
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dna
Urbanisation can mitigate poverty, says PM Modi at Smart City project launchwe consider it an an opportunity we would start thinking differently," he said.
Urbanisation can mitigate poverty, says PM Modi at Smart City project launch
dna / Posted 18 minutes ago
we consider it an an opportunity we would start thinking differently," he said. Modi also took a veiled dig at the previous Congress governments, alleging that while they took the country on the reverse path, his government was finding new avenues... Read more
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The Signal
25th Congressional District poised to turn in 2016?This could be a very different election year in California’s 25th Congressional
25th Congressional District poised to turn in 2016?
The Signal / Posted 23 minutes ago
This could be a very different election year in California’s 25th Congressional District. For more than two decades after Howard “Buck” McKeon was elected in 1993, the 25th was one of the few reliably Republican districts in Los Angeles County. In... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Sasco denies assaulting DASO members at NMMUconfronted DA members to find those responsible for the incident. Picture: Supp
Sasco denies assaulting DASO members at NMMU
Eye Witness News / Posted 25 minutes ago
confronted DA members to find those responsible for the incident. Picture: Supplied. CAPE TOWN – The South African Student Congress (Sasco) at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University has denied claims its members assaulted Democratic Alliance... Read more
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Business Insider
The Brexit crisis is a huge blow to Obama’s legacyabout how Obama is dealing with home-grown extremism - and served as a reminder
The Brexit crisis is a huge blow to Obama’s legacy
Business Insider / Posted 25 minutes ago
about how Obama is dealing with home-grown extremism - and served as a reminder of his failure to convince the U.S. Congress to tighten gun laws. The setbacks show the limits of action that any president can take unilaterally, said Justin... Read more
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CBS Denver
5 Colorado Republicans Fight To Take On Democrat Bennetafter then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion.
5 Colorado Republicans Fight To Take On Democrat Bennet
CBS Denver / Posted 26 minutes ago
after then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion. In Colorado, the GOP holds a 4-3 edge in congressional seats and unaffiliated voters are the largest voting bloc. Many voters are upset about Bennet’s endorsements of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
5 Colorado Republicans fight to take on Democrat Bennetafter then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion.
5 Colorado Republicans fight to take on Democrat Bennet
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 37 minutes ago
after then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion. In Colorado, the GOP holds a 4-3 edge in congressional seats and unaffiliated voters are the largest voting bloc. Many voters are upset about Bennet's endorsements of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The Pope’s statement on killing can be confusingplan and serves no purpose for punishment.” The Pope issued the statement in a
The Pope’s statement on killing can be confusing
Pilipino Star / Posted 41 minutes ago
plan and serves no purpose for punishment.” The Pope issued the statement in a video message to an anti-death penalty congress in Norway. Pope Francis declared the commandment “Thou shalt not kill” has absolute value and applies both to the... Read more
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Orange County Register
A better way to grow our economysenselessness, I introduced the Regulatory Reporting Act of 2015, which would m
A better way to grow our economy
Orange County Register / Posted 41 minutes ago
senselessness, I introduced the Regulatory Reporting Act of 2015, which would mandate that every federal agency report to Congress on each regulation that carries a criminal penalty and justify why such a penalty is needed. The bill passed the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Some LP lawmakers banned from joining majority blocof the House of Representatives to prevent certain Liberal Party (LP) lawmakers
Some LP lawmakers banned from joining majority bloc
Pilipino Star / Posted 41 minutes ago
of the House of Representatives to prevent certain Liberal Party (LP) lawmakers from joining the majority bloc in the 17th Congress. Sources from the chamber named Reps. Edgar Erice of Caloocan City, Xavier Jesus Romualdo of Camiguin and Henedina... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
5 Colorado Republicans fight to take on Democrat Bennetafter then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion.
5 Colorado Republicans fight to take on Democrat Bennet
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 55 minutes ago
after then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion. In Colorado, the GOP holds a 4-3 edge in congressional seats and unaffiliated voters are the largest voting bloc. Many voters are upset about Bennet's endorsements of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Supratim Dey: Well begun, but it may not be all smooth sailinghis relatively new government colleague Himanta Biswa Sarma - who crossed over
Supratim Dey: Well begun, but it may not be all smooth sailing
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
his relatively new government colleague Himanta Biswa Sarma - who crossed over to the BJP less then a year ago from the Congress - was also given the political charge of creating a new BJP-oriented front of chief ministers from the Northeast. In... Read more
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Business Standard India
The resignation that wasn'tGurudas Kamath, a Congress Lok Sabha member from Maharashtra, was ready to quit
The resignation that wasn't
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
Gurudas Kamath, a Congress Lok Sabha member from Maharashtra, was ready to quit the party until colleagues convinced him to take back his resignation. He quit, possibly riled by the profile Sanjay Nirupam was getting, but has withdrawn his... Read more
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Daily Herald
5 Colorado Republicans fight to take on Democrat Bennetafter then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion.
5 Colorado Republicans fight to take on Democrat Bennet
Daily Herald / Posted an hour ago
after then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion. In Colorado, the GOP holds a 4-3 edge in congressional seats and unaffiliated voters are the largest voting bloc. Many voters are upset about Bennet's endorsements of... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
5 Colorado Republicans fight to take on Democrat Bennetafter then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion.
5 Colorado Republicans fight to take on Democrat Bennet
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted an hour ago
after then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion. In Colorado, the GOP holds a 4-3 edge in congressional seats and unaffiliated voters are the largest voting bloc. Many voters are upset about Bennet's endorsements of... Read more
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New Kerala
'Government should reach out to Goans post Brexit' - newkerala.com #81854living in Britain on Portuguese passports to allay their fears post Brexit -- B
'Government should reach out to Goans post Brexit' - newkerala.com #81854
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
living in Britain on Portuguese passports to allay their fears post Brexit -- Britain's exit from the European Union. The Congress has demanded that the Union Ministry for External Affairs should reach out to Goans living in Britain on Portuguese... Read more
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ABC News
5 Colorado Republicans Fight to Take on Democrat Bennetafter then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion.
5 Colorado Republicans Fight to Take on Democrat Bennet
ABC News / Posted an hour ago
after then-Rep. Cory Gardner abandoned strongly conservative views on abortion. In Colorado, the GOP holds a 4-3 edge in congressional seats and unaffiliated voters are the largest voting bloc. Many voters are upset about Bennet's endorsements of... Read more
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New Kerala
AAP MLA arrested for sexual harassment; Kejriwal attacks PM with 'Emergency' taunt ( - newkerala.com #81851has brought out in the open the anti-women character of the AAP leaders," BJP D
AAP MLA arrested for sexual harassment; Kejriwal attacks PM with 'Emergency' taunt ( - newkerala.com #81851
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
has brought out in the open the anti-women character of the AAP leaders," BJP Delhi unit chief Satish Upadhyay said here. Congress leader Sharmistha Mukherjee also slammed AAP. "This kind of roguish behaviour is not acceptable. These cases should... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
10 Best, Worst States To Raise A Childto raise money for local bodybuilder, Collin Clarke. He's headed to Orlando to
10 Best, Worst States To Raise A Child
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted an hour ago
to raise money for local bodybuilder, Collin Clarke. He's headed to Orlando to speak at the National Down Syndrome Congress Convention next month. A zumbathon to raise money for local bodybuilder, Collin Clarke. He's headed to Orlando to... Read more
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iol.co.za
The lapdogs have their daywas politically engineered to undo the democratic choice of worker delegates wh
The lapdogs have their day
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
was politically engineered to undo the democratic choice of worker delegates who, at the September 11, 2012 Cosatu national congress, democratically elected Comrade Vavi despite attempts to have him removed. The statement said: “The return to... Read more
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Raw Story
Panama Papers are available, but why hasn’t US asked to see them?millions behind offshore companies, the U.S. Justice Department has yet to ask
Panama Papers are available, but why hasn’t US asked to see them?
Raw Story / Posted an hour ago
millions behind offshore companies, the U.S. Justice Department has yet to ask its Panamanian counterpart for access to seized records. The inaction raises questions about the response by Congress and the Obama administration to the unprece... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Hawaii enacts first state law in U.S. to place gun owners in databaseHONOLULU, Hawaii – While the issue of gun control has made little headway in Co
Hawaii enacts first state law in U.S. to place gun owners in database
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted an hour ago
HONOLULU, Hawaii – While the issue of gun control has made little headway in Congress, Hawaii this week enacted a series of gun laws, one of which the governor says makes it the first state to put firearm owners into a database. That database, which... Read more
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Calcutta News
Defying party stand, Bengal Marxist MLA joins Congress rally Kolkata, June 25 (IANS) Going against the party stand, CPI-M legislator Tanmo
Defying party stand, Bengal Marxist MLA joins Congress rally
Calcutta News / Posted an hour ago
Kolkata, June 25 (IANS) Going against the party stand, CPI-M legislator Tanmoy Bhattacharya on Saturday participated in a rally against price rise called by the Congress here. Called... Read more
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Reuters
Brexit crisis tops off rough stretch in Obama's push for legacyabout how Obama is dealing with home-grown extremism - and served as a reminder
Brexit crisis tops off rough stretch in Obama's push for legacy
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
about how Obama is dealing with home-grown extremism - and served as a reminder of his failure to convince the U.S. Congress to tighten gun laws. The setbacks show the limits of action that any president can take unilaterally, said Justin... Read more
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dna
Punjab: Akali Dal MLA Farzana Khatoon's house attacked by mob over allegations of sacrilegeChief Minister Parkash Singh Badal urged on Saturday to people to maintain peac
Punjab: Akali Dal MLA Farzana Khatoon's house attacked by mob over allegations of sacrilege
dna / Posted an hour ago
Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal urged on Saturday to people to maintain peace and communal harmony while the opposition Congress and Aam Aadmi Party alleged it was a conspiracy to destabilise the state ahead of Assembly elections next year and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Triumphs, tribulations, and challengeshowever, suffered a setback when the proposed bill seeking to create a Bangsamo
Triumphs, tribulations, and challenges
Manila Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
however, suffered a setback when the proposed bill seeking to create a Bangsamoro political entity was not passed by Congress. The President has not given up on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), saying he will remain a friend and ally... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP not ready to face charges levelled by Subramanian Swamy: Salman KhurshidSubramanimum Swamy has been saying has some logic and alleged that BJP was not
BJP not ready to face charges levelled by Subramanian Swamy: Salman Khurshid
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
Subramanimum Swamy has been saying has some logic and alleged that BJP was not prepared to accept that. He reiterated Congress' demand to order a probe into Swamy's charges and said "An inquiry is essential because government is not able to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bloodshed word 'misunderstood', I meant chaos: Subramanian Swamyconclusion that the organisation has evolved to a point where without it democr
Bloodshed word 'misunderstood', I meant chaos: Subramanian Swamy
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
conclusion that the organisation has evolved to a point where without it democracy cannot be restored. He also referred to Congress bringing down the Gujral government on the Rajiv Gandhi assassination issue and later tying up with the DMK. "I can... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The nation's winsuper-majority requirement it's WRONG to suggest that in recent US history Repu
The nation's win
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
super-majority requirement it's WRONG to suggest that in recent US history Republicans or Democrats have had control of Congress. Even in the rare and brief instances when there have been 60 senators with an R or D after their names, that has... Read more
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The Star
Brexit crisis tops off rough stretch in Obama's push for legacyabout how Obama is dealing with home-grown extremism - and served as a reminder
Brexit crisis tops off rough stretch in Obama's push for legacy
The Star / Posted an hour ago
about how Obama is dealing with home-grown extremism - and served as a reminder of his failure to convince the U.S. Congress to tighten gun laws. The setbacks show the limits of action that any president can take unilaterally, said Justin... Read more
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New Kerala
I relive Emergency at every anniversary - newkerala.com #81846time he completed a decade in his government job, my father had come to acquire
I relive Emergency at every anniversary - newkerala.com #81846
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
time he completed a decade in his government job, my father had come to acquire the unfortunate reputation of being 'anti-Congress'. So attempts to arrest him had started soon after the clamping of Emergency on the night of June 25, 1975. Quite a... Read more
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New Kerala
Rahul slams Modi on Twitter over failed NSG bid - newkerala.com #81843New Delhi, June 25 : After the Congress slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi ov
Rahul slams Modi on Twitter over failed NSG bid - newkerala.com #81843
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
New Delhi, June 25 : After the Congress slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi over India's failed bid to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), party Vice President Rahul Gandhi, who is abroad, took to Twitter to hit out at the government's "failed... Read more
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Newsmax
Brexit Crisis Tops Off Rough Stretch in Obama's Push for Legacyabout how Obama is dealing with home-grown extremism - and served as a reminder
Brexit Crisis Tops Off Rough Stretch in Obama's Push for Legacy
Newsmax / Posted 2 hours ago
about how Obama is dealing with home-grown extremism - and served as a reminder of his failure to convince the U.S. Congress to tighten gun laws. The setbacks show the limits of action that any president can take unilaterally, said Justin... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Republicans should save their party and not give to Trump: George Willon the Constitutional Convention contain this from the July 17, 1787, debate on
Republicans should save their party and not give to Trump: George Will
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 hours ago
on the Constitutional Convention contain this from the July 17, 1787, debate on the proposal to have presidents chosen by Congress: Rather than making the president a "creature of the legislature," Gouverneur Morris favored election by the people.... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Hawaii law places gun owners in databaseWhile the issue of gun control has made little headway in Congress, Hawaii this
Hawaii law places gun owners in database
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 hours ago
While the issue of gun control has made little headway in Congress, Hawaii this week enacted a series of gun laws, one of which the governor says makes it the first state to put firearm owners into a database. That database, which is called the "Rap... Read more
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Raw Story
Deadlocked: what a nine-word decision means for five million undocumented immigrantsbrought to the U.S. as children, known as DACA. Were Justice Antonin Scalia st
Deadlocked: what a nine-word decision means for five million undocumented immigrants
Raw Story / Posted 2 hours ago
brought to the U.S. as children, known as DACA. Were Justice Antonin Scalia still sitting on the Supreme Court, or had Congress allowed a vote on President Obama’s nominee Merrick Garland, the court would have certainly arrived at a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rahul Gandhi is in London with a special friend: SwamyRajya Sabha BJP MP Subramanian Swamy said Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi is in London with a special friend: Swamy
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Rajya Sabha BJP MP Subramanian Swamy said Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is with a “special friend” in London. When the media pointed out that Gandhi had spent some time in Kumarakom a few years back, Swamy shot back, “No, now it’s not like... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Congress holds rally against ‘price rise’ in KolkataThe Congress on Saturday took out a rally protesting against “price rise” and a
Congress holds rally against ‘price rise’ in Kolkata
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The Congress on Saturday took out a rally protesting against “price rise” and alleged that the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre was ignorant to the burden on the common man. The party also questioned the ruling TMC’s “silence” on the issue. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ghost resort brought to its knees by terrorLetts who are accused of funding...ISIS executes four more commanders in Mosul
Ghost resort brought to its knees by terror
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Letts who are accused of funding...ISIS executes four more commanders in Mosul after they... Former ISIS sex slave warns Congress that 'Orlando will... Share this article But the closed doors and empty rooms are not just the fate of the Riu... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
58 a.m. EDTfeatures images of Churchill's silhouette against Parliament, an indigenous And
58 a.m. EDT
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
features images of Churchill's silhouette against Parliament, an indigenous Andean New Year's ritual and a sit-in at Congress. ___ This gallery contains photos published June 10-17, 2016. See the latest AP photo galleries:... Read more
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The Hill
GOP rep calls for Obama to fight Russian adoption banto fight to end Russia’s ban on American adoption. ADVERTISEMENT Russia imple
GOP rep calls for Obama to fight Russian adoption ban
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
to fight to end Russia’s ban on American adoption. ADVERTISEMENT Russia implemented the ban in 2013 in retaliation for Congress passing a law to ban mob-linked Russian officials from entering the U.S. Collins sent a letter to the State... Read more
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The Hill
Dem protest ignites debate about control of House camerasoff and the cameras went dark. That is inconsistent with our democracy.” Cicil
Dem protest ignites debate about control of House cameras
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
off and the cameras went dark. That is inconsistent with our democracy.” Cicilline, who helped organize the sit-in, said Congress should reevaluate media access to floor proceedings, and said he would back a plan to allow C-SPAN to operate its... Read more
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