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Qatar drawn with N Korea, Lebanon at Asian Cup

Qatar drawn with N Korea, Lebanon at Asian Cup

India will open their campaign against Thailand on January 6 at the Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi and on January 10 India will take omn hosts UAE at the same venue. Chhetri was part of the national team in the 2011 Doha Asian Cup, the last time India played in the continental championship. The culmination to this great event will see the Asian Champions bring crowned on the 1st of February. Read More

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House Republicans Formally Nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

House Republicans Formally Nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

Trump on May 1 said it was "disgraceful" that questions the special counsel would like to ask him were publicly disclosed, and he incorrectly noted that there were no questions about collusion. U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins has joined 17 others in Congress in nominating President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize because of his work to ease nuclear tensions with North Korea . Read More

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House Chaplain Un-Resigns, Says Ryan Aide Objected To His Catholicism

House Chaplain Un-Resigns, Says Ryan Aide Objected To His Catholicism

During a conference earlier this week, Ryan insisted his decision to oust Conroy wasn't political, but performance-based, "and a number of our members felt like the pastoral services were not being adequately served , or offered". "It's going to be more trouble than it's worth", Wilson said, and will now be hard for Ryan to "extricate himself gracefully". Last November, Conroy prayed for lawmakers to make sure that "there are not winners and losers under new tax laws, but benefits ... Read More

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May has appointed a new head of the British

May has appointed a new head of the British

Speculation about her future had swirled on April 27, as the home office and Downing Street failed to respond after the Guardian revealed that she was aware of targets for removing illegal migrants from Britain. "I think he's one of those unusual people who combines passion and empathy with an ability to get things done". "The prime minister has tonight accepted the resignation of the home secretary", said a spokesman for May's office. Read More

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Late-Night Hosts Jab Trump, Defend Wolf's Correspondents Dinner Roast

Late-Night Hosts Jab Trump, Defend Wolf's Correspondents Dinner Roast

If you don't give her a platform, she has nowhere to lie. The " Late Night " host also criticized the White House Correspondents' Association, which organized the dinner, for refusing to defend her . "Stop acting like you're surprised", he continued. "I mean , if there is two people that I actually made fun of their looks on Saturday, it was Mitch McConnell and Chris Christie", Wolf told Gross. Read More

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Robert Mueller raises possibility of Trump subpoena, says former Trump lawyer

Robert Mueller raises possibility of Trump subpoena, says former Trump lawyer

The report came just one day after The New York Times said Mueller has a list of almost 50 questions for Trump aimed at trying to figure out if he obstructed justice. Dowd's comments come more than a month after he resigned from the legal team, and they provide a new window into the nature of the Trump legal team's interactions with the special counsel, who the president has increasingly tried to undermine through public attacks. Read More

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Why Facebook asked users if posts contained hate speech

Why Facebook asked users if posts contained hate speech

As of this morning, it would appear that they do not have definitive answers to these essential questions. And now Twitter is getting all the laughs over a Facebook hate speech update gone wrong. "This was an internal test we were working on to understand different types of speech, including speech we thought would not be hate", a Facebook spokesman said by e-mail. Read More

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NRA members not allowed to bring guns into Trump speech

NRA members not allowed to bring guns into Trump speech

Gun owners may pack heat in accordance with state law throughout most of the three-day pow-wow inside the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, but they can not bring guns into a leadership forum from noon to 3 p.m. The organization explained that the rules were put into effect because the U.S. Secret Service is in charge of the event's security. "It's ironic that they feel they need to ban guns to protect themselves especially after their main philosophy has been more guns equals more ... Read More

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House of Lords deliver crushing Brexit blow for UK PM

House of Lords deliver crushing Brexit blow for UK PM

Peers are today set to debate and vote on a series of amendments to try to stamp their demands on Brexit. Keir Starmer, Labour's Shadow Brexit Secretary, responding to the House of Lords vote to strengthen the terms of Parliament's meaningful vote, said Monday night: "This is a hugely significant moment in the fight to ensure Parliament has a proper role in the Brexit negotiations and that we avoid a no deal situation". Read More

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Trump's Former VA Nominee Won't Return as White House Physician

Trump's Former VA Nominee Won't Return as White House Physician

Accusations were compiled by 23 current and former colleagues of Jackson's. Tester's office collected the allegations, which included a claim that Jackson "got drunk and wrecked a government vehicle" at a Secret Service going-away party. Jackson, a Navy rear admiral, would remain in the White House in any capacity or if he would retire from the military. On Wednesday, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Jackson's record was "impeccable", and said he had passed multiple background ... Read More

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NASA cancels the only rover mission to Moon

NASA cancels the only rover mission to Moon

This mission would send a rover to the polar region of the Moon to look for, and study, ice deposits that scientists hypothesize are there. "These deposits have extremely important exploration implications, as they could be viable resources to support not only human exploration into the solar system but also a thriving lunar economy". Read More

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After refinery explosion, Superior working to get 'back to normal'

After refinery explosion, Superior working to get 'back to normal'

An explosion at a Wisconsin oil refinery chased residents from their homes on Thursday, and now, pollution experts say there were probably all kinds of toxins in the smoke that blew downwind. The order to evacuate Thursday afternoon came as the fire became too hot to fight, causing crews to fall back and regroup. Schools in Superior and nearby Maple, Wisconsin, are closed Friday as a precaution. Read More

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Russian lawyer who met with Trump Jr. admits she's an 'informant'

Russian lawyer who met with Trump Jr. admits she's an 'informant'

A report from The New York Times , citing NBC News' interview with Veselnitskaya to be aired Friday, identified her government contact as being Yuri Chaika , Russia's prosecutor general. Veselnitskaya said she was working for Yuri Chaika at the time of the meeting, the prosecutor general of Russian Federation and a "top Kremlin official", according to the New York Times . Read More

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