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World News Special police team kills 14 Naxals in Gadchiroli
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Sinu, killed in the operation was a divisional committee member of South Gadchiroli union of CPI (Maoist), and Sainath was commander of Perimili Dalam. Death of two divisional committee members in a single action too is another feather in the cap of the anti-Naxal division of the Gadchiroli police.

World News Syrian government jets pound militants in Damascus suburb
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The Syrian army bombarded jihadists in the last area outside government control near Damascus on Friday, as President Bashar al-Assad accelerated his push to retake remaining enclaves. "Some families are staying in Yarmouk, either because they can not move due to the intensity of fighting or because they choose to remain", UNRWA spokesman Chris Gunness said.

World News Romney promises hard campaign in Senate primary
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Orrin Hatch in November and said he was ready to keep campaigning hard. Trump, however, had endorsed Romney for Senate in February, despite a history of rivalry between them. The two will now face off in a primary on June 26; it will be the first such primary since 2010, notes the Washington Post , and sets up something of a David-vs.

World News Indian woman's Pakistani citizenship to be decided by interior ministry
Author: 0 Indian woman's Pakistani citizenship to be decided by interior ministry

Bhu, who led the Sikh jatha for the seventh time, said that they were allowed to meet a couple of officials of Indian high commission on April 15. She maintained that she has married a man named Mohammad Azam, a resident of Lahore , during a ceremony held at Jamia Naeemia seminary in Lahore on April 16, at her own will and has taken a new name Amna Bibi .

World News Chinese club confident of move for Spanish star
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Iniesta , 33, was visibly emotional during his side's 5-0 thrashing of Sevilla in the Copa del Rey final on Saturday, receiving a standing ovation from both sets of supporters as he exited the match in the second half, and wiping away tears while on the bench.

World News 17 killed after dragon boats capsize in China
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The boats were practicing Saturday for a race in the Taohua River in the city of Guilin when the accident happened, the fire department of the city of Guilin, capital of Guangxi region, said. 60 people had gone into the water and 200 rescuers were sent to help. Nearly 60 people were tipped into the water, the report added. Two people had been detained in connection with the incident, Xinhua said.

World News Hamas engineer assassinated in Malaysia
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Malaysian police chief in Gombak district, Mazlan Lazim, said that two gunmen on a motorcycle fired more than 14 bullets at Batsh as he was leaving his house to attend al-Fajr (dawn) prayer at a nearby mosque. "We will view the recordings of all the CCTV in the area to identify the suspects and get the registration number of the motorcycle", he said. He told local media that initial investigations showed the assailants were white men riding a powerful BMW 1100cc motorbike.

World News Mom leaves baby girls in suitcase by the road
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According to MLive , Childress was walking at a local park with her twin girls and two young sons, ages 3 and 4, that day when an officer noticed the children were improperly dressed for the cold weather. WNEM-TV reports that officers looked outside the home and found the girls in the luggage. Prosecutors say the woman has not been arraigned and is being mentally evaluated at a hospital.

World News Three Dead After Naked Gunman Opens Fire In US
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Local police have stated that the gunman "fled on foot" after somebody in the restaurant wrestled the weapon away from him. Metro police say Travis Reinking, 29, or Morton, Ill.is a person of interest in the shooting. Right now, our first thoughts are with the victims and their families, and we will be there for them in this most hard time. While this is an active investigation, we defer all questions about the incident to the Metro Police in Nashville.

World News Five Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2018
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According to Earth Day Network , this year's Earth Day is dedicated to spreading awareness about the pollution caused by plastic and the need to eventually end its use. Kenya's ministry of environment in August a year ago enforced a sweeping ban on manufacture and use of plastic bags in order to reduce a pollution crisis affecting ecosystems and livelihoods.

World News Sushma Swaraj embarks on two-nation visit to China, Mongolia
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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj held key bilateral talks with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi as she kicks off a three-day visit to China on Sunday. Meanwhile, on the same day, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will participate in the meeting of foreign defence ministers of SCO. Following the Dokalam standoff a year ago both countries increased dialogue to scale down tensions and improve relations with talks at various levels.

World News Sitaram Yechury Re-elected as CPI-M's General Secretary
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The political-organisational report - discussed on Saturday in the party congress - has noted how differences in the politburo on the political-tactical line and its implementation came in the way of single-minded pursuit of the direction given at the last party congress to build a broad platform against communalism.

World News Iran warns of unpleasant response if U.S. drops nuclear deal
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Trump and Macron are also expected to discuss the recent joint strikes in Syria and the future of the two countries' involvement there, the official said. That work is not quite done yet. Hundreds of lawmakers from Germany, France, and Britain have called on their counterparts in the U.S. Congress to support the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers, calling it a "major diplomatic breakthrough".

World News Blast at Election Center in Kabul Kills at Least 6
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Suicide attack on a voter registration center in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday has killed four and wounded at least fifteen people, an official confirmed . The Taliban have denied they were involved. This is the third attack in the last week against Afghanistan's voter registration process. An Afghan official says that at least five people were killed when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb in the northern Baghlan province.

World News Oldest Person In The World Dies At 117
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Having survived multiple generations, she reportedly had over 160 descendants, which even extended to great-great-great-grandchildren. Video that aired on Japanese television showed Tajima moving her hands to the beat of music played on traditional Japanese instruments at a ceremony to mark the achievement.

World News India's Modi: rape is a matter of shame for the country
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Keeping with India's increasing engagements with Africa, Modi met Gambian President Adama Barrow and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, according to tweets by Indian External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar. May did not mention the anti-Modi billboards, but said: "India is indeed a good friend of the United Kingdom, and the Indian diaspora here in the United Kingdom plays an enormous role and makes an enormous contribution to our society and our economy".

World News Brooklyn postal worker arrested after 17000 pieces of undelivered mail found
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The majority of workers deliver mail intact, but "a small number of employees abuse the public's trust by delaying or stealing the mail", the Postal Service said on its website. Germash was brought in for questioning after USPS received a tip that there was a Nissan Pathfinder in the Dyker Heights area filled with more than 20 blue mails bags.

World News Russian Federation says response to latest U.S. sanctions will be 'precise and painful'
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It comes as President Trump invited his Russian counterpart to the USA during a phone call , and said he would be glad to see Mr Putin in the White House, according the Russian foreign ministry. Western countries accused Russian Federation of hindering the OPCW investigation, while Moscow said that the experts can not enter the area due to a lack of the UN's permission over safety concerns following the US-led strikes.

World News Saudi king was not in palace during drone incident: Saudi official
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Turki al-Sheikh also informed the authorities to investigate and prosecute the ones who are behind this video. But authorities firmly denied any major security breach. According to eyewitnesses, gunfire can be heard in the vicinity of the palace late on Saturday night. The number of assailants, their identity or affiliation has still not been identified.

World News Siddaramaiah to contest from two seats: Badami and Chamundeshwari
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Meanwhile, BJP's chief Ministerial candidate B S Yeddyurappa is now on a hectic campaign trail after filing his nominations for assembly polls on Friday. It is one of only 11 constituencies where the party is yet to confirm a candidate. The BJP took jibes at the CM's decision to contest from two seats.

World News Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigers Matchup 04/17/18
Author: 0 Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigers Matchup 04/17/18

Andrew Cashner is making his fourth start today. The Tigers are putting the ball in the hands of lefty Francisco Liriano (1-1, 2.13 ERA), who has seven strikeouts and five walks to his name, as well as a WHIP of 0.95. Baltimore is now 5-11 on the season and 3-7 on the road. The Detroit hitters have produced 3.8 runs per contest, including 3.3 per game over its last 10 games and 2.2 per game over their last five.

World News Kim Jong Un announces
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un announces "discontinuance" of nuclear, missile tests

North Korea said Saturday it has suspended plans and atomic and long-range missile tests to close its atomic test website. "Under the proven condition of complete nuclear weapons, we no longer need any nuclear tests, mid-range and intercontinental ballistic rocket tests, and that the nuclear test site in northern area has also completed its mission", Kim said.

World News Ross School Students Walkout To Protest Gun Violence, Advocate School Safety
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They killed 12 students and one teacher and left 23 students hurt. After the talk, student speakers took to a podium outside the Capitol to voice their concerns about gun violence. "And at this point I am just so fed up with being terrified to go to school". The students say their next step is for their advocacy to continue in smaller conversations inside the hallways and cafeteria of Liverpool High School until the change they want actually happens.