• Hull's Andy Robertson set for Liverpool Move

    Hull's Andy Robertson set for Liverpool Move

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    Jurgen Klopp 's side beat Crystal Palace 2-0 in the Premier League Asia Trophy on Wednesday afternoon, setting up a "final" against Leicester City on Saturday. Effectively, we're offloading an unwanted, unneeded midfielder and securing a talented young left-back - at no extra cost. Liverpool turned to the Scotland global after missing out on Fulham's Ryan Sessegnon.
  • On the killings of police at the Temple Mount

    On the killings of police at the Temple Mount

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    On the sidelines, Palestinian stone-throwers have clashed with Israeli police firing tear gas and rubber bullets. In an interview with Asharq Al-Awsat, Sheikh Hussein called on all Palestinians to boycott those procedures and preferred that Muslims pray in the streets and corridors of Jerusalem rather than to enter Al-Aqsa in a humiliating way.
  • Can Karnataka have its own flag?

    Can Karnataka have its own flag?

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    The committee, headed by the principal secretary, Department of Kannada and Culture, was set up last month following a representation from noted Kannada writer and journalist Patil Puttappa, and social worker Bheemappa Gundappa Gadada. "The flag controversy provided ammunition to the BJP, just when we were going after them on issues such as lynching by cow vigilantes", said a senior Congress leader.
  • Palestinians protest against Israeli security measures outside Temple Mount

    Palestinians protest against Israeli security measures outside Temple Mount

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    The Palestinian Islamic Jihad movement warned in a statement on Sunday afternoon that Israel will pay the price for the aggression and measures taken in al-Aqsa Mosque, stressing that Palestinians will defend al-Aqsa. Jerusalem police commissioner Yoram Halevi said on the Israel Radio that Jerusalem is now quiet, and defended security checks. The holiest site in Judaism, Temple Mount , is the place where two Jewish temples stood in biblical times, with Western Wall as the only physical ...
  • Ex-US House speaker released from prison

    Ex-US House speaker released from prison

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    Hastert pleaded guilty previous year to violating money laundering laws in a case that shocked the country and Beltway insiders. Hastert claimed that Individual A, a former Yorkville standout wrestler, had falsely accused him of sexual abuse decades ago when he was a coach.
  • Australian woman shot and killed by police officer in Minneapolis

    Australian woman shot and killed by police officer in Minneapolis

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    Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges said, "I'm sad, disturbed, and looking for more answers, like many of you", including as to why the police body cameras were not on. Damond had called police for help, after Justine reported a potential assault on Saturday evening behind her home. Authorities will conduct an autopsy and release details about the manner and cause of Ms Damond's death, the BCA said.
  • Monsoon session: Oppn to corner Govt on Kashmir,China

    Monsoon session: Oppn to corner Govt on Kashmir,China

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    Download the News Nation Mobile App and stay connected with top stories from India and around the world. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday, addressing an all-party meeting, placed the onus on the respective state governments, calling on them to take measures against self-proclaimed cow vigilantes.
  • Delphi Investigation Continues; Identify This Person

    Delphi Investigation Continues; Identify This Person

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    Police circulated this photo of a man who was on the Delphi Historic Trails on February 13. Libby German and Abby Williams were reported missing by their family on February 13. Police said the girls' bodies were about three-quarters of a mile from an abandoned railroad bridge where they were dropped off a day before to go hiking.
  • Legendary Actor Martin Landau Dies at 89

    Legendary Actor Martin Landau Dies at 89

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    Landau would ultimately be instrumental in opening a West Coast branch of the Studio, and he'd continue teaching for the rest of his life. Mr. Landau was nominated for several Emmy Awards and won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. In 1955, he auditioned for Lee Strasberg at the Actors Studio , one of only two applicants our of over 2,000 to win acceptance that year alongside Steve McQueen.
  • Seoul Seeks New Talks With North Korea, Hoping To Tamp Down Tensions

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    The South's Defense Ministry on Monday proposed the meeting to be held on Friday at the border truce village of Panmunjom , which also hosted the last such negotiations in December 2015. Pyongyang cut off direct communications with the South in February 2016, leaving Seoul no other choice but to convey their message openly through the media, government sources said.
  • Oppn urged Centre to resolve Doklam issue diplomatically: MEA

    Oppn urged Centre to resolve Doklam issue diplomatically: MEA

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    The government had convened the meeting with opposition parties as well as allies ahead of the Parliament session beginning on Monday to brief them about the situation on the China border as well as in Jammu and Kashmir. Expressing concern over the tension between India and Pakistan , Geng said "the conflict occurred near the Line of Control of Kashmir". On Wednesday, China had offered to mediate between India and Pakistan on the issue of Kashmir.
  • Amarnath Yatra Attack: US condemns cowardly attack, vows to combat terror

    Amarnath Yatra Attack: US condemns cowardly attack, vows to combat terror

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    The number of paramilitary personnel deployed this year has increased by 9,500. Singh said that "the Kashmir of 2017, like India of 2017, has a population of which over 65 per cent are below the age of 40". Several US lawmakers also condemned the attack and expressed compassion towards the victims' families. Ismail masterminded the attack and was assisted by another Pakistani and two local militants, they said.
  • Body found in search for 4 missing Pennsylvania men

    Body found in search for 4 missing Pennsylvania men

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    Bucks County District Attorney's Office photo of Cosmo DiNardo after his arrest on Monday in Bucks County . The body of one of the four young men who went missing in Pennsylvania last week has been discovered and identified by authorities, police said Wednesday.
  • Fisherman killed by whale after freeing it from tangled ropes

    Fisherman killed by whale after freeing it from tangled ropes

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    Joe Howlett has been a volunteer for the Campobello Whale Rescue Team for years. "His skills as a mariner were surpassed only by the enduring friendships he developed with the researchers who worked with him", the aquarium said , adding that Howlett regularly attended the North Atlantic Right Whale Consortium's annual meeting.
  • Police hunt for suspect who killed 3 in Alabama

    Police hunt for suspect who killed 3 in Alabama

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    They told who see him not to approach him and call 9-1-1 immediately, as he's considered armed and unsafe. Authorities say he fled into the woods after the shooting shortly after 8 a.m. According to Associated Press reports, Lever's ex-wife, Dana Lever, had filed a protective order against him because she said he was harassing and stalking her and their juvenile daughter.
  • Explosion Outside A Bixby, Oklahoma Air Force Office Prompts Investigation

    Explosion Outside A Bixby, Oklahoma Air Force Office Prompts Investigation

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    According to police for the city of Bixby, the explosive device in question was detonated at 10:30 p.m. Monday evening. Authorities are investigating into what may have caused an explosion next to a Bixby, Oklahoma, U.S. No injuries have been reported. "Officials said that the explosion occurred near the office at 10:30". She says agents are treating the explosion late Monday as a possible act of domestic terrorism out of "an abundance of caution", because of its proximity to the ...
  • China's Wanda Retreats from Theme Park Business With $9.3 Billion Deal

    China's Wanda Retreats from Theme Park Business With $9.3 Billion Deal

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    Indeed, last December ratings agency Standard&Poor's downgraded the Wanda Commercial's bonds to just one notch above so-called "junk" status. "Wanda Commercial plans to repay most of the bank loans this year", Wang told Caixin . The proceeds would help fund Wang's broader ambitions to move away from his property roots to expand his entertainment empire, which now includes Hollywood producer Legendary Entertainment and AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc.
  • Specialists say imprisoned Liu Xiaobo 'in final stages of terminal liver cancer'

    Specialists say imprisoned Liu Xiaobo 'in final stages of terminal liver cancer'

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    Meanwhile, the Chinese government has maintained that Liu is receiving the best treatment possible at the First Hospital of China Medical University in the northern city of Shenyang. Chinese doctors said on Friday that they have stopped using cancer-fighting drugs so as not to overwhelm his severely weakened liver. Liu, 61, who was jailed by Chinese authorities in 2009 for "subversion" and who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2010 for "human rights" activities in China, has been ...
  • Tillerson talks tough on Russian Federation, vows U.S. support for Ukraine

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    In surprisingly blunt language just two days after presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin met in Germany, Tillerson said Russian Federation should use its influence with separatists in Ukraine's east to fully restore an oft-violated truce, end harassment and attacks on worldwide monitors and pull back heavy weaponry to lines agreed upon under a two-year-old accord known as the Minsk Agreement.