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Australia and Asean have inked a deal for lending a hand in tackling terrorism and extremism funding. Richardson urged Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to take a stronger stand against excessive Chinese territorial claims by sailing within 12 nautical miles of Beijing's man-made islands in the disputed waters.
  • Explosives target IDF soldiers along Gaza border fence

    Explosives target IDF soldiers along Gaza border fence

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    The report concluded that the Israeli military's targeting and internal investigations complied with its obligations under worldwide law, with Haaretz noting that "many of its conclusions read like a rebuttal to global criticism of Israeli actions in the Strip during the war".
  • Oil prices stable on healthy demand, but oversupply looms later in 2018

    Oil prices stable on healthy demand, but oversupply looms later in 2018

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    Opec said on Wednesday that oil consumption was expected to grow by 1.62-million barrels a day in 2018. Total American output has passed 10 million barrels a day, beating a record set in 1970. Hamm has called EIA projections "just flat wrong" and warned that such high projections are distorting global oil prices. Oil held gains near $61 a barrel on signs of robust fuel consumption in the U.S.
  • Budget Passed Without Discussion In LS As Protests Continue

    Budget Passed Without Discussion In LS As Protests Continue

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    What is more, while the President of India can assent or withhold his assent to a Bill, or return a Bill for reconsideration, his powers do not extend to the Money Bill. After it resumed, the House passed the Specific Relief (Amendment) Bill that proposes to grant a party the right to seek damages from the other side in case of a breach of a business contract and to reduce the discretion of courts in such matters.
  • Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day amid ruckus

    Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day amid ruckus

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    Unrelenting members from TDP stormed the Well carrying placards demanding special status for Andhra Pradesh while the AIADMK demanded setting up of Cauvery water management board. That alone takes quite some time, " he said. "Seventeen levels of a building have been constructed and administrative offices have already begun functioning", Hari Babu said.
  • U.S. state will use nitrogen to execute inmates amid drug shortages

    U.S. state will use nitrogen to execute inmates amid drug shortages

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    Oklahoma adopted nitrogen gas inhalation as its backup method of execution in April 2015 while the state was awaiting a U.S. Supreme Court ruling over the way lethal injections were carried out there. In addition to six death row inmates whose executions have been stayed, 12 death row inmates have exhausted all of their appeals and are eligible to be scheduled for executions.
  • Trump and Texas Win With Latest Appeals Court Decision - Sanctuary Cities Lose

    Trump and Texas Win With Latest Appeals Court Decision - Sanctuary Cities Lose

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    Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton applauded the ruling with a statement saying "dangerous criminals shouldn't be allowed back into our communities" to possibly commit more crimes. "The foregoing discussion demonstrates there is no merit in their [plaintiff's] remaining arguments, and none of the other challenged provisions of SB4 facially violate the Constitution", the court document said on Tuesday.
  • This 3D Printed Small Concrete House Costs Just $10000

    This 3D Printed Small Concrete House Costs Just $10000

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    The industrial-sized printer can create houses for $10,000 but is aiming to decrease that price to just $4,000. The use of cement as a common material will help normalize the process for potential tenants that question the sturdiness of the structure.
  • In California, Trump views designs for planned border wall

    In California, Trump views designs for planned border wall

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    Trump skewered California's Democratic Governor Jerry Brown , saying he'd done "a bad job" of running a state where the taxes were "way out of whack" and criminals were allowed to roam free in sanctuary cities. "We had people trying to scale", he said. "Yet California's leaders are in open defiance of federal law", Trump said. President Donald Trump has landed in California at last.
  • India and France lead efforts to boost solar power generation

    India and France lead efforts to boost solar power generation

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    It is open to all 121 prospective member countries falling between the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn. The delegation will leave for Bhopal on March 13 and also, inspect the 50 MW solar park at Ichchawar in Sehore district. The conference is being attended by over 20 heads and deputy heads of government. It aims to raise one trillion dollars in funding by 2030. These nations, Macron said, have 138 gigawatt of solar power potential over the next five years.
  • Betsy DeVos Intentionally Chose Not To Visit Struggling Schools In Michigan

    Betsy DeVos Intentionally Chose Not To Visit Struggling Schools In Michigan

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    Rep. Jared Huffman, D-Calif., saying that if President Donald Trump wants to "meet someone who has an actual IQ problem", he should look to DeVos. Asked whether public schools in MI have improved, DeVos answered: "I don't know". "Florida, for example, studies show that when there's a large number of students that opt to go to a different school or different schools, the traditional public schools actually, the results get better as well".
  • Astros World Series team makes White House visit without notable members

    Astros World Series team makes White House visit without notable members

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    President Trump tweeted his opposition to keeping schools gun-free Monday morning, as his administration rolled out a plan to harden schools against school shooters, including a recommendation to train teachers and staff to use firearms. On taxes, judges, energy and environmental policy, banking regulation, and now guns, the big Republican interest groups and donor groups have had their way, and Trump has gone along with them.
  • Afghan forces win back western town captured by Taliban in overnight raid

    Afghan forces win back western town captured by Taliban in overnight raid

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    Follow Trend on Telegram. This week's incident was the latest in a series to have hit Farah province, between the border with Iran and the Taliban heartland of Helmand province, source of much of Afghanistan's opium crop. President Donald Trump announced a new and more robust military strategy past year, with more air strikes and greater support for Afghan forces. Although they have failed to take any major provincial cities, the insurgents have several times seized district centers, even ...
  • No Collusion In 2016 US Election

    No Collusion In 2016 US Election

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    The intelligence community assessment concluded that, in influencing the 2016 election, Russian Federation sought to undermine faith in the democratic process and denigrate Clinton, with a "clear preference" for Trump. Mr. Trump produced an all-caps tweet to mark the news. According to Rep. Conaway, the interview with Manafort was scheduled early on, but along with Rep.
  • Pres. Trump Reiterates Firm Stance on Penalties For Drug Dealers

    Pres. Trump Reiterates Firm Stance on Penalties For Drug Dealers

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    Their investment comes despite the fact that the district as now drawn will cease to exist by this November because of a gerrymandering case that requires the state's districts be redrawn. Trump has recently come out in support of executing drugs dealers, suggesting that the punishment could be used to help tackle the opioid crisis. The president says Saccone's Democratic opponent - Marine Corps veteran Conor Lamb - "will always vote for Pelosi and Dems".
  • Tillerson leaves the country after 3-day visit

    Tillerson leaves the country after 3-day visit

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    His meeting with the president was announced by Buhari's Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad on Twitter. He arrived in Abuja, Nigeria later Monday for the final stop of a trip that included visits to Ethiopia, Djibouti and Kenya .