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Global Media #AE17: Northern Irish elections could have seismic consequences
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Northern Ireland minister James Brokenshire said that British troops must not be "unfairly treated" in any investigation into the deaths. The election energised voters, with turnout at 64.8 per cent - the highest since the first vote after the 1998 accord known as the Good Friday Agreement.

Global Media Measles suspected on Vancouver flights
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The second potential exposure was on Saturday at the Edmonton International Airport between 12:30 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. Passengers waiting at Immigration/Customs and the domestic terminal at Vancouver International Airport, between 6:10 p.m.

Global Media Iraqi army controls main roads out of Mosul, trapping Islamic State
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The new push in the western side of Mosul, locally known as the right bank of Tigris, came after two-day pause of advance due to bad weather that had limited the air support by the Iraqi and worldwide coalition aircraft. Another Iraqi commanders said troops were advancing on the local government complex in western Mosul amid the "heaviest" fighting since the start of the operation over two weeks ago.

Global Media Jeff Sessions's Worst Week in Washington
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Al Franken what he would do if he learned that anyone from Trump's campaign had communicated with Russian officials during the campaign. Sessions at the time said he did not have any contact with Russian officials, though a Washington Post report last week revealed he spoke with Kislyak twice.

Global Media Warm weather shifts cool, cloudy for Sunday
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We expect to have the lower Mountain open for Monday at this time. There's a 70 percent chance of precipitation, with up to an inch of snow accumulation possible. 1 to 3 inches of snow will fall during the day Sunday . Sunday will be mostly cloudy with on and off showers throughout the day, but rainfall totals of less than a quarter inch expected.

Global Media Muslim Women In Hyderabad, Divorced Over WhatsApp, Are Fighting Back
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A housewife registered a complaint in Police station against her husband and in-law's after she was divorced thru WhatsApp message by her husband who is in USA. "Her husband did not return to India and we have issued a Look Out Circular against him", Mirchowk sub-inspector, V Laxmaiah said. The board had also sought a ban on "Nikal halala", which mandates that a woman divorced through triple talaq has to marry another man and consummate the second marriage before she is eligible to remarry ...

Global Media PDP Collapsed When Ahmadu Ali and I left - Obasanjo
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The former president who featured on Liberty Radio Kaduna's interview programme, Guest of the Week; said he was raised in a community where Christians and Muslims co-existed peacefully and he had lived with that all his life. Andrew Young, described Obasanjo as a man of peace, saying: "I don't think there is any man that has made much contribution to Africa than Obasanjo".

Global Media North Korea fire ballistic missiles
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The object was sacked from the Tongchang-ri, in the country's North Pyongan province, early Monday local time, the official said . The unidentified projectile object flew across the country before splashing into the East Sea. Japan's National Security Council will meet on Monday to discuss further measures, Abe said. North Korea has launched the missile at the same time as South Korea and the U.S.

Global Media Election 2017: 'Wake up call for unionism,' says DUP North Antrim candidate
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The unionists and republicans now have three weeks to agree a power-sharing deal, or face the prospect of a further election or direct rule from Westminster. Britain's exit from the European Union has heightened divisions in the province as nationalists who favour a united Ireland and unionists who want Northern Ireland to remain British jostle for influence.

Global Media PSL Final: Peshawar Zalmi lift PSL 2017 Trophy
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Darren Sammy participated in the celebration just before the final of the Pakistan Super League in Lahore . However, they will bank on opener Kamran Akmal to deliver the goods as he is heading into the match after a match-winning ton against Karachi Kings on Friday.

Author: 0 Trump accuses Obama of wire tapping his phones prior to election

He said that his phones were wiretapped by former President Obama before the election. On Saturday, a spokesman for Obama said the former president had never ordered a wiretap on any US citizen. A senior US official confirmed the newspaper's reporting to NBC News . Asked whether he's seen any evidence that the Obama administration wiretapped Trump or anyone else in Trump Tower during the campaign, Cotton said, "I've seen no evidence of the allegations we've seen in the media".

Global Media Rex Tillerson declines to speak publicly about report on human rights abuses
Author: 0 Rex Tillerson declines to speak publicly about report on human rights abuses

Whenever previous secretaries did not make it, the report was always made public on camera by a senior State Department official who answered questions about it. But in his confirmation hearing, Tillerson sidestepped questions on human rights conditions in other countries, declining to condemn countries like Saudi Arabia and the Philippines , saying he wanted to see the facts first.

Global Media Alleged chemical weapon attack in Iraq would be a war crime
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IHS conflict monitor , a London-based research and intelligence group found that Islamic State has used chemical weapons in Iraq and Syria at least 52 times, and that at least 19 of the 52 attacks took place around Mosul. "Unfortunately, there is a clear shortfall in the work of these (UN) organisations", Jassem Mohammed al-Jaff said in a statement . Iraqi forces launched the operation to recapture Mosul on 17 October, retaking its eastern side in January before setting their sights on ...

Global Media Two militants killed in Tral encounter
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Kamran Yousuf said that he was clicking pictures during clashes when some policemen came towards him and one of them slapped him many times and hit him with a stick. Sources said the Army Major had sustained bullet injuries in head and his condition is stated to be critical. Sources close to the family told HT that Naik is survived by his toddler son Arzoo Manzoor and pregnant wife Nasreena Begum and an aged father.