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Woman has twins just 26 days after birthing first child

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Sultana is from a rural village and delivered her first baby at the Khulna Medical College Hospital in the Khulna district. While at the hospital, doctors discovered that Sultana was pregnant with twins in a second uterus and had to conduct a c-section. Read More »

Democrats still have many questions on Mueller report

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As soon as Democrats seized control of the U.S. House in November's elections, months before the Justice Department announced the end of Mueller's 22-month probe Friday, Democrats were working under a Plan B to conduct their own investigations. Read More »

China to Prosecute Former Interpol Chief on Misconduct Charges

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It said it had referred Meng's case for prosecution. Last year, Interpol, the global police coordination organisation based in France, said Meng had resigned as its president after French authorities said he had been reported missing by his wife after travelling to his home country. Read More »

US lawsuit filed against Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines crash

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A spokeswoman for Boeing declined to comment in court. The 737 Max was grounded worldwide after an Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed shortly after take off, killing all 157 people on board, earlier this month. In the Lion Air crash , the MCAS forced the plane's nose down more than 24 times before it finally hit water, according to a preliminary investigation by Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee, which also found the system was responding to a faulty sensor. Read More »

Trump Lies About Everything: North Korea File

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The unification ministry said some of the North Korean staff were back at work on Monday saying they had come to cover their "shift as usual". Analysts in South Korea speculate that President Donald Trump's tweets announcing a cancellation of new sanctions must have worked to bring North Korean personnel back to the liaison office. Read More »

British fugitive David Jackson caught fleeing Australia after running out of fuel

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On Monday, a man, believed to be a 57-year-old British national, had been seen launching a jet ski from Punsand Bay on Queensland's northern tip. He had travelled roughly 150 kilometres (90 miles) across the Torres Strait. He may have thought that he had reached safety after arriving at Saibai Island , a couple of miles off Papua New Guinea, ... They caught up with the man on the eastern side of Saibai Island, fewer than 10 kilometres from the PNG mainland, and he was taken into custody ... Read More »

Theresa May vows to step down if Parliament passes Brexit deal

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In a meeting of Conservative Party lawmakers on Wednesday, May tried to persuade rebels in her party to support her withdrawal agreement. After the meeting, Verhosftadt met Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker with whom, among other things, he discussed Brexit preparedness. Read More »

House Democrats likely to punt on budget

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Budget funds will now be allocated from the Pentagon to address the humanitarian crisis at the border. The Pentagon had announced Monday that it was shifting $1 billion from military construction projects to build part of the wall. "Today's vote simply reaffirms Congressional Democrats are the party of Open Borders, Drugs and Crime!" Democrats were hoping to use the border emergency battle in upcoming campaigns, both to symbolize Trump's harsh immigration stance and claim he was hurting ... Read More »

HUD Charges Facebook With Violating Fair Housing Act

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The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has charged the site for violating the Fair Housing Act . It also said advertisers could exclude people based on zip code, essentially "drawing a red line around those neighborhoods on a map". Read More »

Barbara Bush blamed Trump for exacerbating heart issues, author says

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The former first lady died in April 2018 at the age of 92. In an excerpt of the book , which will be published April 2, Bush explained her estrangement from the GOP in the era of Trump. - Trump called to say he would be Bush 41's running mate, and Bush 41 dismissed it as "strange and unbelievable". "Putin endorsed him, for heaven's sake", Barbara Bush said of President Trump , according to Page. Read More »

Several dead, dozens injured after fire rips through Bangladesh high-rise building

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Air force helicopters were seen rescuing people from the rooftop. The fire started on the sixth or seventh floor shortly before 1 p.m. local time, according to the Dhaka Tribune , which cites Fire Service spokesperson Ataur Rahman. Many of those trapped waved frantically from the building's windows and roof, witnesses said, as passersby stood watching and praying below. Heavy smoke deterred efforts by responders to get close to them, but Hasan said he watched at least a dozen people get ... Read More »

Europe eyes end to winter-summer clock changes by 2021

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Marita Ulvskog, the Swedish MEP who played an instrumental role in changing the law, said: "We are listening to the demand of European Union citizens who feel that this bi-annual change of time damages their health". Many member states instituted the time change during the 1970s oil crisis as an attempt to save energy. An EU consultation of the public past year showed that 84 percent were against changing the clock. Read More »

German family to donate $11 mil. over Nazi ties

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Peter Harf, the spokesman for Reimann's JAB Holding Company, later confirmed to the German newspaper that the Reimanns' ancestors used forced labourers from Russian Federation and France and donated to the SS forces even prior the establishment of Nazi rule in the country. Read More »

Facebook Apologises After Naming Kashmir As Separate Entity In Blog Post

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Facebook has removed over 2,600 fake pages, groups, and accounts from the social network and Instagram which have been involved in "inauthentic" behavior created to stir up political tension worldwide. "We constantly have to improve to stay ahead". Facebook said it has shared its findings with USA law enforcement and while it is making progress in tackling these fake accounts, "it's an ongoing challenge". Read More »

Facebook bans white nationalist and separatist content

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Once its other apps such as Instagram , WhatsApp and Messenger are included, this rises to 2.7 billion users. "Over the past three months our conversations with members of civil society and academics who are experts in race relations around the world have confirmed that white nationalism and separatism can not be meaningfully separated from white supremacy and organized hate groups", the company said in a blog post. Read More »

‘We will not accept AG’s version of Mueller’ - Pelosi

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According to Lindsay Graham, Barr will allow the White House to redact information from the report before others can read it. Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell, has blocked all votes meant to reveal the report to the public. And suddenly you've got a perjury case. "Remember where this started; in late July of the election year, we knew the Russians were engaged in a massive effort to hurt Hillary Clinton and help Donald Trump ". Read More »

Oil tanker hijacked by rescued migrants arrives in Malta

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The 52-metre (170-foot) tanker was about 30 nautical miles from Malta when the Armed Forces of Malta (AFM) established communications with the captain. While Italy's interior minister called the hijacking an act of piracy, the humanitarian group Sea Watch disputed that term, saying the actions "were in self-defense against the deadly consequences forced upon them by Europe's inhumane border policy". Read More »

Pope allows ring kissing after earlier pulling hand away

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Some conservative critics of the pope feel Francis was abandoning church doctrine and tradition, and seized on his hand withdrawal as evidence of him shunning age-old traditions. Some Vatican watchers noted that even former Pope Benedict, a hero to nostalgic conservatives, and his predecessor John Paul, did not like having their hands kissed - at least not by long lines of people, for the sake of expediency. Read More »

Man charged in Jayme Closs kidnapping, killings enters guilty plea

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Patterson admitted kidnapping Jayme after killing her parents, James and Denise Closs , on October 15 at the family's home near Barron, about 90 miles (145 kilometers) northeast of Minneapolis. "He's wanted to enter a plea since the day we met him". He told police he dragged Jayme outside, threw her in the trunk of his vehicle, and took her to his cabin, the complaint said. Read More »

Two killed in 'random' shooting, crash in Seattle

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Police said the incident took place in the north of the city, and the suspect was arrested after a crash near Sand Point Way Northeast. The bus driver was struck but managed to turn the bus around and head away from the assailant, police said. Read More »

Aussie PM warns of jail time for social media executives

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Australia and New Zealand have a powerful ally in tackling the problem of live-streaming violence such as the Christchurch massacre on the internet: Microsoft. Facebook said it acted "quickly" to clamp down on the offensive images, and that it removed 1.5 million videos of the shooting in the first 24 hours after it happened, with much of this blocked by software at the moment of upload. Read More »

"All options" on table unless Russian Federation pulls troops from Venezuela

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Nancy Villasinda, another Caracas resident, said she spent more than four hours trying in vain to find a shop selling water. When asked how he would ensure this happens, he replied: "We'll see - all options are open". Vice President Mike Pence , who was also at the meeting in the White House, said Maduro "is a dictator with no legitimate claim to power". They want to submerge us in eternal darkness. Read More »

New cars in the European Union to have speed limiters and breathalyzers

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The intelligent speed assistance (ISA) system uses both GPS data and sign recognition technology to check speed limits, and then automatically keeps the vehicle below the required limits. While drivers probably won't be fans of the speed limiter, the European Transport Safety Council cited a 2014 Norwegian study which found them to be the "most effective" driver assistance system in terms of saving lives. Read More »

Senate vote puts Green New Deal resolution to bed

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The Senate failed to move forward with Democrats' "Green New Deal", but the partisan clash over the controversial environmental plan is likely to be a continuing theme ahead of the 2020 election. It originated with the most radical, farthest-left members of the new House Democrat majority, ' he said on the Senate floor. Sen. Mike Lee , R-Utah, called the Green New Deal "ridiculous" and displayed pictures of dinosaurs, cartoon characters and babies as he derided the plan. Read More »

Trump’s Golan move unites Gulf States and Iran in condemnation

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Opposition chief Nasr Al-Hariri said Trump's decision would "lead to more violence and instability, and it will have negative effects on efforts to engineer peace in the region". Saudi Arabia, a vital U.S. ally, condemned the move as a violation of global law. The UN Security Council members from the European Union said Tuesday that they do not recognize Israel's sovereignty over the occupied Golan Heights. Read More »

Trump claims vindication in Mueller report, goes on attack

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Barr has said he plans to release as much of the report as he can to Congress as soon as this weekend - but he may just send lawmakers a summary of Mueller's conclusions. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Saturday that even if there are no further prosecutions from Mueller, "the underlying findings must be provided to Congress". Read More »

Modi claims India has tested an anti-satellite weapon

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I congratulate all the scientists involved with #MissionShakti and thank Prime Minister Shri @narendramodi for ensuring that India continues to safeguard the interest of its people and secures them on all fronts. "They achieved it in just three minutes", he said without clarifying to which the satellite shot down belonged to. "India has registered its name in the list of space superpowers". Read More »

Southern Iran Flash Floods Kill at Least 17, Injure 74

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Emergency and rescue organizations are on full alert in different provinces of Iran as heavy rain is predicted to continue to fall in much of the country, especially in the western and southern regions, until Tuesday. In a rare move, Iran's top authority, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has called on the armed forces to help the flood-hit northern provinces. Read More »