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Another Bomb explotion at Borno

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The state police commissioner, Damien Chukwu , said one of the bombers detonated her bomb which claimed her life but the other two were shot dead while trying to flee. The suspected Boko Haram Terrorist who had disguised as a cart pusher, was intercepted by residents of the community at about 7:30am. "Suddenly, he blew himself up among the vigilantes, killing three and injuring two". Read More »

U.S. lecturer arrested at North Korean airport

Trump spoke by phone with both the Japanese and Chinese leaders Monday, April 24. He also emphasized "hope that all sides exercise restraint and avoid intensifying the situation on the peninsula". Trump also spoke to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday, discussing the joint drills under way between the USA carrier Carl Vinson and Japan's Maritime Self-Defence Force. Read More »

South Korea Prepares for North Follow Up Actions

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This is the second phone call between the two leaders within a month. Before his latest conversation with Xi, Trump called Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, speaking to him about the joint drill between the Carl Vinson and Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force. Read More »

French parties unify against Le Pen: 'This is deadly serious now'

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In his favour, analysts say, is the fact that 35 percent of voters thought Macron was the best candidate to put the French economy on the right track, against only 20 percent for Le Pen, according to a recent Odoxa poll. The French will now decide between two very different visions of French nationalism. Her ambitions have led observers to predict that a Le Pen victory could be a fatal blow for the European Union, already weakened by Britain's vote to leave. Read More »

Hollande endorses centrist presidential candidate

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With that shift, Le Pen has widened her National Front party's appeal to voters once too timid for the extreme right. She pledged Monday to "put France back in order". The National Front leader is anti-immigration and anti-EU, and has a list of even more frightening policies. "It would have been dumb to speak out in the way they did if they thought she could still win", he said. Read More »

Zarif: US Defies Letter, Spirit of Nuclear Pact

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However, calling Iran "a leading state sponsor of terror", Tillerson informed the Congress that the Trump administration had directed a full review of the 2015 nuclear deal to evaluate whether continued sanctions relief was in the USA national security interests. Read More »

Sources Report 'Frosty' Relationship Between Ivanka And Melania Trump

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While Ivanka has been Trump's go-to child and perhaps biggest supporter, Melania allowed herself to be absent for a host of presidential race rallies and speeches. Yes, the 46 years old lady continues to living in New York City with her 11-year old son, Barron . Moreover, there are no signs that she has any plans of doing so despite the insistence of the White House. Read More »

President Trump Dumps Dodd-Frank with Executive Order

Trump, though, seemed to double down on his promise Saturday, promising in a tweet that, "Big TAX REFORM AND TAX REDUCTION will be announced next Wednesday". Trump's latest orders also authorize a review of tax laws, which the president argues impose an undue burden on taxpayers. The president visited the Treasury Department to sign the actions, saying the administration wants to "help struggling Americans achieve their financial dreams, earn a great paycheck, have a job that they love ... Read More »

French election: Pollsters project Macron vs

Defeated Socalist candidate Benoit Hamon urged voters to rally behind Macron in the second round, as did senior conservative lawmaker Francois Baroin from the camp of defeated right-wing candidate Francois Fillon . For them to win the top two qualifying positions would represent a seismic shift in the political landscape, as the second round would feature neither of the mainstream parties that have governed France for decades. Read More »

Punjab sets up ATS to break terrorism-gangster nexus

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Apart from this, the Punjab government is also mulling bringing a law called the Punjab Control of Organised Criminals Act (PCOCA) to crack the whip on organised crime in the state. Referring to targeted killings of leaders of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh and Hindu and Shiv Sena leaders in Punjab since January 2016, the Chief Minister said despite the best efforts and cooperation between the CBI, other central agencies and Punjab Police, no one involved could be identified or apprehended so ... Read More »

Today's Bayonetta PC Update Might Be Teasing a PC Version of Vanquish

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They have been all over the place a bit over the years with their PC games release efforts ( look to Nier Automata for a solid attempt that falls short for niche PC gaming setups ). The update changed absolutely nothing, unless you dug around in the Extras menu, where you found... a 22kb file, which was an icon from Vanquish , Platinum's cult hit third person shooter, and Shinji Mikami's last game with the studio. Read More »

96 percent of Trump voters would vote for him again

The new ABC-Washington Post poll shows 42% of Americans approve of Trump's performance as president. "A bigger majority approves of his efforts to pressure USA companies to keep jobs in this country". The poll suggests that while Trump's overall approval ratings remain low, voters continue to be critical of the political establishment more broadly. Read More »

American academic held in North Korea

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Abe also said he and Trump agreed that a larger role in dealing with Pyongyang should be played by China. But it seems more than a coincidence that the development follows a summit earlier this month between U.S. "China is very much the economic lifeline to North Korea", President Trump said in a tweet Friday, "so, while nothing is easy, if they want to solve the North Korean problem, they will". Read More »

Gov. Cuomo signs bill giving free SUNY tuition to qualifying students

Then, in January , Cuomo paired up with Vermont's Sen. The budget provides a record $7.5 billion in total support for higher education, a $448 million, or 6.3 percent, increase over a year ago. It pays for just half of the cost of attending college . NY has a higher-than-average cost of living. "Most students need room and board, that's where the big expenses are". Read More »

Trump 'will be insistent' that Congress fund border wall

Trump is meeting with ambassadors of countries on the U.N. Security Council at the White House. House added that "the USA government is supposed to take care of its citizens and, according to the President, Mexico is supposed to pay for the wall". Read More »

Trump comments worry Bannon's populist base

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It was a rare public warning shot heard across Washington . The policy was first initiated by President Barack Obama, who released the names of the millions of people who enter the grounds of the White House. For example, Bannon explained to the Conservative Political Action Conference in late February that one of his major goals is the "deconstruction of the administrative state". Read More »

Trump administration sanctions 271 in Syrian chemical attack

The move comes after at least 80 people, including dozens of children, were killed in the 4 April attack in Khan Sheikhoun, a rebel-held town in northern Syria. More recently, sanctions were expanded in connection with its civil war, now in its sixth year, to target offenses linked to the ongoing violence and human rights abuses. Read More »

Leading arts world figures urge Radiohead to cancel Israel gig

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Also among the 47 signatories are Wolf Hall writer Peter Kosminsky, Scottish Mercury Prize-winners Young Fathers and actors Ricky Tomlinson, Miriam Margolyes, Maxine Peake, and Juliet Stevenson. The letter adds: "Surely if making a stand against the politics of division, of discrimination and of hate means anything at all, it means standing against it everywhere - and that has to include what happens to Palestinians every day". Read More »

Huawei Enjoy 7 Plus Launched With 4GB RAM, Snapdragon 435 Processor

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Smartphone enthusiasts were hoping that the company would release another one that would have specs comparable to the "P10" but with a cheaper price tag. The reason behind these discrepancies is the fact that Huawei had used different combinations of LPDDR3 or LPDDR4 for the RAM, as well as eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.0 or UFS 2.1 for the storage. Read More »

US Nuclear-Powered Sub to Join USS Carl Vinson Near Korean Peninsula

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Jim Kilby, the commander of the carrier strike group, noted. United States officials have repeatedly warned that "all options are on the table" to curb the North's weapons ambitions, including military strikes. North Korea says its nuclear program is for self-defense and has warned the United States of a nuclear attack in response to any aggression. The US government has not specified where the carrier strike group is as it approaches the area. Read More »

Afghan army chief, defence minister resign following attack

The resignations came as Defense Secretary James N. Mattis arrived in Kabul on an unannounced visit, becoming the second senior Trump administration official in as many weeks to visit the site of the U.S.'s longest war. By the end, at least five attackers were killed and one was arrested, Araam said. McMaster said in a TV interview after returning to Washington that the U.S.in recent years has scaled back its military effort against the Taliban. Read More »

Millions vote in Delhi civic polls amid EVM glitches

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Men and women stood in long queues braving the scorching sun to cast vote at polling stations. Congress Delhi unit chief Ajya Maken also exercised his franchise in Rajouri Garden. The only thing it has done is engaging in verbal duels with the AAP. The survey has given the BJP 52% of the total votes. The exit poll was conducted among 14,503 respondents in all 270 wards of the three civic bodies that went to the polls on Sunday. Read More »

South Korea's corruption scandal ensnares 2nd top boss

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Prosecutors also accuse Park and Choi of taking bribes from Samsung and Lotte and blacklisting artists critical of Park's government to deny them state support. Moon Jae-in leading pollsSouth Korea's presidential campaign for the May 9 elections, started on Monday with opposition Democratic Party's Moon Jae-in leading the polls. Read More »

Steve Bannon's role in Trump's inner circle in jeopardy, sources say

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After the firing of Mike Flynn and with Steve Bannon's future on the line, many wonder what it takes to get hired or fired in a Trump administration. The evidence, they say, is that he is backing away from his frothy anti-China rhetoric - on Wednesday he even abandoned his oft-repeated threat to formally brand Beijing as a currency manipulator. Read More »