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His death triggered months of violent street protests in Kashmir that left 100 people, majority civilians, dead. Separatist leaders - most of whom have been either confined to their homes or jailed - have called for a week of protests from yesterday to mark Wani's death.
  • Health bill test of McConnell's leadership skills

    Health bill test of McConnell's leadership skills

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    President Donald Trump's $4.1 trillion budget proposal for 2018 also includes $600 billion in decreases to Medicaid , apparently on top of health care bill cuts. Ted Cruz of Texas, Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, Rand Paul of Kentucky and Mike Lee of Utah were not ready to vote for it. But they add that the measure fails to accomplish what they have promised to their constituents, "to repeal Obamacare and lower their health care costs".
  • New poll shows majority of Americans are unaware Trumpcare slashes Medicaid

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    The Better Care Reconciliation Act , as it is formally known, would significantly roll back federal Medicaid spending by capping cost growth, starting in 2021. Few senators were included in the secretive drafting process, which McConnell oversaw alongside a small conclave of aides, lawmakers, and lobbyists. The Senate bill is similar to the version of the House measure that passed last month.
  • Twin blasts kill dozens in Parachinar market

    Twin blasts kill dozens in Parachinar market

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    Two different militant groups have claimed responsibility for the blast. The second blast took place as rescuers and bystanders rushed to aid those who had been hurt in the first explosion . There was no immediate explanation for the dual claims. Pakistani officials, however, have played down the presence of the Islamic State, also referred to as I.S., in the country.
  • Mexico raises key interest rate to 7 pct to combat inflation

    Mexico raises key interest rate to 7 pct to combat inflation

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    Nonetheless, a continuation of above-trend economic growth should reduce slack and help turn inflation higher over the second half of this year, allowing the Bank of Canada to nudge up the overnight rate in October. The country's medium-term inflation target is 3 percent, but prices have been rising recently at an annual rate of 6 percent. Gasoline, however, remained one of the biggest upward contributors to inflation last month despite the weakened price growth.
  • Uber to allow tipping for drivers, reversing long-standing policy

    Uber to allow tipping for drivers, reversing long-standing policy

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    Drivers are already fuming at Uber for a variety of other reasons, from accidental underpayments to deceptive recruiting tactics, not to mention the fact that Uber CEO Travis Kalanick was caught on camera recently berating an Uber driver who quizzed him about the firm's shortcomings (he and Uber are now on a break ).
  • Lead found in 20 percent of baby food samples, report says

    Lead found in 20 percent of baby food samples, report says

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    The report however did not identify the samples by brands and said that the level of lead present in these food products are considered to be relatively low. There's no safe level of lead , according to the EDF, and yet about 500,000 children have elevated blood lead levels, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • Amazon's deal to buy Whole Foods crushes stocks of supermarkets

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    And it shakes up a USA grocery industry that has been struggling to keep up with growing competition, both in stores and online. The Bentonville, Ark. Amazon could try to cut operational costs at Whole Foods by using the same types of robots that already move inventory around at its e-commerce fulfillment centers.
  • Lonzo Ball pokes fun at dad LaVar Ball in new commercial

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    The Celtics already hosted Fultz, but the slick scorer said he isn't afraid of a little extra scrutiny. He can play off (ball) at the two, I can play off at the two. Los Angeles was reportedly not happy with Ball's conditioning, as he didn't do enough to make himself a lock for the second pick. Fultz acknowledges he is developing a personal rivalry with Ball through the draft process.
  • $130000 reward for capture of Georgia inmates: Sheriff

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    Authorities had no further signs of the inmates and had no reason to believe they had split up , Sills said. The sheriff says that their last known whereabouts were a rock quarry in the area where they stole a white F250 Ford truck. The inmates also carjacked a 2004 green Honda Civic 4-door with a Georgia license plate RBJ6601 on Tuesday. This photo provided by the Elbert County Sheriff's Office taken on October 13, 2015 shows inmate Ricky Dubose.
  • Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system

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    An alleged attempted cyberattack on USA voting systems included an effort to hack into the Volusia County Supervisor of Elections Office. According to the document, the Russian military targeted the company VR systems, which serves most of Florida's 67 supervisor of elections offices by providing software, voter registration systems, trailing, hardware and firmware.
  • Notre Dame attacker had pledged allegiance to ISIS

    Notre Dame attacker had pledged allegiance to ISIS

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    The terrorist who attacked police officers with a hammer outside Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been identified as 40-year-old Farid Ikken . Paris police tweeted that one officer was wounded in the attack. "I see a face and I say to myself, this guy is determined, and if my colleague doesn't react, I'm going to leave my life here", said the 22-year-old officer, who sustained minor neck injuries and left hospital a day after Tuesday's attack.
  • Trump criticizes London's mayor, again

    Trump criticizes London's mayor, again

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    Later, the mayor's spokesman said he was too busy to respond to Trump's "ill-informed" tweet. Mr Khan, a Muslim, has previously criticised the president's plans to temporarily restrict travel to the USA from six mainly Muslim countries.
  • Pakistan bowler Wahab Riaz ruled out of Champions Trophy

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    Because that's what I think our players can do. "We didn't take opportunities and they made us pay for it", Arthur said . "And he ended up doing it three out of five times", he added. "My opinion does not matter and should not matter". It seems like we're going to war with them. You just have to go and back yourself and tell the opposition that you're here to attack.
  • CBSE Class 10 results released

    CBSE Class 10 results released

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    The CBSE declares the Class X results on its official website , the link for which is www.cbse.nic.in and cbseresults.nic.in. This year, 7,81,463 students appeared in CBSE's school-based exam and 8,86,506 students took the board-based exam, last time of its kind as from next year it would be compulsorily Board-based exam.
  • Jorge Sampaoli: New Argentina boss holds Lionel Messi talks

    Jorge Sampaoli: New Argentina boss holds Lionel Messi talks

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    Sampaoli, 57, has taken over as coach of his home country after leaving Spanish club Sevilla after one season. "I spoke to him yesterday [Wednesday] and he is very enthusiastic". There are four rounds of matches to go with Argentina on 22 points from 14 matches , behind already-qualified leaders Brazil, Colombia, Uruguay and Chile.