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The hashtag #DeleteUber has been trending on social media overnight as users snapped themselves deleting the app from their phones in protest of the USA president's ban and Uber chief executive Travis Kalanick's political ties. He continued: "The popularity of #deleteUber only exists because decent people around the country and world-including the unionized cab drivers Uber hates and targets-took to the streets, occupying airports in defense of refugees, immigrants, and Muslims".
  • Trump and Putin to Speak by Phone This Weekend

    Trump and Putin to Speak by Phone This Weekend

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    U.S. -Russia ties, which deteriorated during the preceding Barack Obama administration, may improve during the Trump administration. "If he does not, I will work with my colleagues to codify sanctions against Russian Federation into law".
  • Labour MP resigns after Jeremy Corbyn tells party they must trigger Brexit

    Labour MP resigns after Jeremy Corbyn tells party they must trigger Brexit

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    Shadow ministers would be expected to resign or be fired if they defy the whip. The decision led Prime Minister Theresa May to outline a fast-track timetable which would see the button pressed on Britain's departure some time in March. Speaking on BBC Radio 4's Today programme, Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott said: "What happens to people that vote not to trigger will be managed by the whips but the leadership has a lot of sympathy for [MPs] in heavily Remain constituencies who find ...
  • Astana meeting; is peace negotiable?

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    The latest diplomatic initiative to end the bloodshed in Syria comes one month after regime forces, aided by Russian Federation and Iran, dealt a crushing blow to the rebels by retaking full control of the country's second city Aleppo. The three backing countries also reiterated "their determination to fight jointly" against Isis and al-Qaeda affiliated groups in the complex war. Much of the discussion in Astana took place through the sponsoring delegations and the United Nations special ...
  • The Netherlands plan overseas abortions fund to counteract Donald Trump's ban

    The Netherlands plan overseas abortions fund to counteract Donald Trump's ban

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    Minister Lilianne Ploumen of Development Cooperation is working to counteract one of the first decisions made by new United States president Donald Trump . Mr Trump has also pledged to withdraw funding from U.S. domestic abortion services. The policy, which was originally signed by Ronald Reagan , has been rescinded by each Democratic president and reinstated by each Republican president since.
  • Standing Rock tribal members react to Trump's pipeline construction decision

    Standing Rock tribal members react to Trump's pipeline construction decision

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    Last fall, the Liberal government approved two pipeline projects: Kinder Morgan's expansion of its Trans Mountain line to the British Columbia coast and Enbridge's overhaul of its Line 3 into the U.S. The president's actions plainly demonstrate that Indian Tribes are not part of his vision for who should benefit from these "deals.' President Trump can not lay claim to 'getting the best deal" for Americans if it comes at the expense of the well-being of indigenous peoples.
  • Train smashes into FedEx truck

    Train smashes into FedEx truck

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    The train rips into the truck. The police patrol auto does stop before the tracks, but maybe it's because the officer is obeying the law to the letter. Around 80 people were treated for minor injuries, Reuters reported . The dash camera on a Utah police cruiser caught wonderful video of a big rig driver who had a close brush with death Tuesday.
  • As Barrow Returns, ECOWAS Troops To Remain In Gambia For 6 Months

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    A West African regional force had been launched to remove him from the country, but paused to allow for negotiations mediated by Guinean President Alpha Conde and President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz of Mauritania. In a strongly worded letter to the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs, and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, members of the European Parliament from the five major political parties have called on the European Union, to immediately implement severe ...
  • Russian Federation offers rebels new peace plan that includes Assad

    Russian Federation offers rebels new peace plan that includes Assad

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    The talks on Syria were held in Kazakhstan's capital Astana on January 23-24, during which Russia, Iran and Turkey, as guarantors of the Syrian truce, made a decision to establish a trilateral mechanism to monitor the ceasefire in Syria. Russia, Turkey and Iran agreed on establishing a trilateral mechanism to observe and ensure full compliance with a cease-fire in Syria. Russian military experts in Astana also started work on separating armed opposition groups from terrorist organizations.
  • Arrests send shock waves through Russia's cyber community

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    She said the company has no details of the charges Stoyanov faces, but added that the investigation dates back to the time before Stoyanov was hired by Kaspersky. intelligence officers who ultimately concluded Russian-sponsored hacking attempted to interfere with the 2016 USA presidential election. People advancing the theory seem to be basing it on the timing of the arrest, which roughly coincided with the classified release of specific details said to support the United States intelligence ...
  • Priyanka, Dimple figure in Cong-SP star campaigners' list

    Priyanka, Dimple figure in Cong-SP star campaigners' list

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    Some cadres of the Congress have already started putting up joint posters of Priyanka and Dimple across the state. In previous elections, Priyanka has campaigned for her brother Rahul Gandhi and mother Sonia in Amethi and Rae Bareli Parliamentary seats respectively.
  • Why Was Melania Trump Frowning on Inauguration Day?

    Why Was Melania Trump Frowning on Inauguration Day?

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    Donald Trump is seated in front of his wife. Daily Star Online previously revealed how "Trump's trumpet" is the harbinger of the end of the world, and was predicted in the bible as the First Four Trumpets of the Revelation. "But it helped a lot as well". "So you never say to him, "Come on"?" Last week, Ivanka disappointed them, saying she's not going to act as the first lady .
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    Trump To CIA: "There's No One I Respect More"

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    Trump harshly criticized USA intelligence agencies after they concluded that Russian President Vladimir Putin directed hackers to steal Democratic emails in an attempt to boost Trump's presidential election campaign. Donald Trump has distanced himself from his repeated criticisms of USA intelligence services - claiming the feud was a media fabrication. "We have not used the real abilities we've had".
  • White House press secretary blasts media over Trump inauguration crowd

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    Todd: ... was Zeke Miller . The reason he missed it was due to a Secret Service agent reportedly standing in front of it, obscuring it from view. "Tragically, the Trump plan to deal with his business conflicts announced today falls short in every respect", said Norman Eisen , former Special Counsel for Ethics and Government Reform in President Barack Obama's administration, according to the New Yorker's Ryan Lizza.
  • Former President of Gambia Yahya Jammeh leaves the country after election defeat

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    Gambia's capital was awaiting the arrival of the country's new leader and an era of democracy, almost a full day after the authoritarian ruler of 22 years flew into exile with an extraordinary set of assurances from the global community. Yahya Jemmeh is expected to leave Gambia, as per Mauritian President, who said that a deal was struck. Barrow, speaking on RFM, said the document did not constitute a binding agreement and said that upon initial inspection it appeared Jammeh had looted ...
  • The Rock To Star In Two DC Comics Movies

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    But on a deeper level, the meeting led to a reconfiguring of the Shazam! movie. It seems that this is the version of the character that Johnson has fallen in love with, as he's openly talked about his excitement to play a slave-turned-superhuman, calling Black Adam "the most intriguing superhero".
  • A closer look at Turkey's proposed presidential system

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    The reforms would potentially allow him to remain in power until 2029. Earlier this week, the parliament approved the two final sections of the 18-article new constitution after a marathon week of debating that began on 9 January and included sessions that often lasted late into the night.