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He later told reporters that he was still the Finance Minister , but he would not explain why Mr. Zuma had ordered the cancellation of his investor roadshow. Since the recall, speculation has been rife over whether Zuma planned to axe Gordhan and Jonas. Zuma told the ANC leaders in a meeting on Monday that he wanted to dismiss Gordhan because he was aiming to sabotage the economy while the minister was holding a roadshow with investors in the United Kingdom and U.S.
  • Family of US man killed in London attack thanks well-wishers

    Family of US man killed in London attack thanks well-wishers

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    She suffered a broken leg and rib and a cut head. Dimmon Payne, Cochran's father-in-law who was doing missionary work in London , said that the family's faith had been strengthened by the attack and that the close-knit clan had been brought together to support Melissa.
  • Barcelona condemn 'unfair and disproportionate' Messi ban

    Barcelona condemn 'unfair and disproportionate' Messi ban

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    The BBC says that Messi was hit with the ban for directing "insulting words" at an assistant referee in Thursday's 1-0 victory over Chile. This is just as Bolivia took advantage of Lionel Messi's absence to claim a comfortable 2-0 victory, harming Argentina's hopes of World Cup qualification in La Paz.
  • Pak min defends ex-army chief appointment as coalition head

    Pak min defends ex-army chief appointment as coalition head

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    He said three PTI parliamentarians namely Mehmood Qureshi, Shireen Mazari and Shafqat Mehmood have been asked by party chairman Imran Khan to prepare a strategy under which a privilege motion and a calling attention notice would be moved in the National Assembly so that discussions on the issue takes place.
  • India to play Pakistan in Dubai later this year?

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    The Future Tours & Programme (FTP) agreement, finalized in 2014, required the two countries to play six bilateral series between 2015 and 2023, but the last time India and Pakistan played one was way back in 2012 in India, when the teams locked horns for two Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) and three One-Day Internationals (ODIs).
  • Thousands gather at United Nations to oppose BDS

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    She also noted how both groups are steadfast in their commitment to a particular cause, especially when faced with opposition: "We're aggressive, we're stubborn, and we don't back down from a fight". "The days of Israel-bashing are over", declared Haley. She went on to express her concerns over the Iranian nuclear deal. Earlier this month, Haley also torpedoed a United Nations -commissioned report in which independent scholars found "beyond a reasonable doubt" that Israel's treatment of ...
  • Hunting for Easter Eggs in Carroll County

    Hunting for Easter Eggs in Carroll County

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    This is a free event but does require registration is in order for staff and volunteers to make it fun for all participants. In addition to the egg hunt , the Council Bluffs Fire Department and Police Departments will showcase equipment.
  • Israel didn't comply with UN call to stop settlements

    Israel didn't comply with UN call to stop settlements

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    US President Donald Trump has prioritized making peace between Israelis and Palestinians, characterizing a comprehensive agreement between the two parties as the "deal of all deals". Hebron, the largest Palestinian city in the West Bank, has been a flashpoint for decades, including in the recent wave of Israeli-Palestinian violence.
  • Turkey sees Europe as a haven for suspected terrorists

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    He said the world was watching Europe's actions "very closely", adding: "We as Turkey urge Europe to respect democracy, human rights, freedoms". The announcement from the Union of European Turkish Democrats highlighted the spiralling tensions between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, ahead of a referendum on constitutional changes to boost the powers of Turkey's president.
  • Media Divided After Alleged Lewd Chat of Kerala Min Aired on TV

    Media Divided After Alleged Lewd Chat of Kerala Min Aired on TV

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    Mangalam TV , a new Malayalam channel, launched on Sunday with a "sensational" story. A day after Kerala Transport Minister A K Saseendran resigned from his post over obscene audio, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said that the former resignation indicated that he was guilty.
  • Hail, powerful winds expected in Southern Plains

    Hail, powerful winds expected in Southern Plains

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    A few storms may become severe mainly this afternoon and evening with damaging winds and large hail being the primary hazards. Western Arkansas has the highest chance of localized flash flooding, though people should be ready to seek higher ground anywhere there's significant rainfall, Clarke said.
  • US researchers: Images hint NKorea may be readying nuke test

    US researchers: Images hint NKorea may be readying nuke test

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    Hackers working for North Korea have also been implicated in attacks on Polish banks. There has been increased activity at the Punggye-ri nuclear test site in North Korea, leading most experts on the region to believe that we'll see the country's sixth and seventh ever nuclear tests by next month.
  • Wisconsin rampage began with domestic dispute

    Wisconsin rampage began with domestic dispute

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    The shootings took place in Rothschild, Schofield and Weston, three small towns about 90 miles west of Green Bay. According to the information released on the current investigation, this incident was motivated by a domestic incident and not a bank robbery.
  • White House security upgraded after bomb scare

    White House security upgraded after bomb scare

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    It was the second scare at the White House on Saturday after a person earlier jumped over a bike rack in a buffer zone in front of the White House . CNN reported the driver claimed to have a bomb. The Secret Service said Friday that last week's intruder was on the grounds for approximately 16 minutes before he was arrested.
  • Navjot Singh Sidhu should stop taking my name as example: Kiron Kher

    Navjot Singh Sidhu should stop taking my name as example: Kiron Kher

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    He told a TV news channel that he will ask the Advocate General to give his opinion on Sidhu's continuation as a celebrity-judge on "The Kapil Sharma Show". "Should I run a bus service like Sukbir Singh Badal? Because of their love and blessings, I and my wife won six elections.I fail to understand why somebody has pain in stomach due to my TV shows", Sidhu said while speaking to reporters in Amritsar.
  • 18 injured as escalator in Hong Kong shopping mall suddenly reverses

    18 injured as escalator in Hong Kong shopping mall suddenly reverses

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    Of course there's video, from multiple angles, because this was a terrifying event that happened in a public place in 2017. They were arrested on the spot. According to CCTV, 18 people were injured in the incident. "People started to panic and some fell down", a woman called Tina told South China Morning Post .