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At least one country participating in the meeting, France, voiced frustration that Tillerson and other US officials had not offered specifics. French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said he was disappointed the US hasn't outlined a more detailed plan, particularly for Raqqa's future.
  • Another man named in fatal attack against Kim Jong Nam

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    Although Malaysia has never directly accused North Korea of being behind the attack, many speculate that Pyongyang must have orchestrated it. Experts say the VX nerve agent used to kill Kim was nearly certainly produced in a sophisticated state weapons laboratory, and North Korea is widely believed to possess large quantities of chemical weapon.
  • M&S is the latest brand to withdraw advertising from Google

    M&S is the latest brand to withdraw advertising from Google

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    Havas, whose advertising clients across the United Kingdom includes the Royal Mail, which is the British government's and BBC TV, Hyundai and Domino's Pizza, said it would take into consideration a ban worldwide on the YouTube platform following an admission by Google that it could not guarantee ads would not be displayed next to content it called unpalatable.
  • Nicola Sturgeon to warn PM against blocking second independence vote

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    But he said that, with Mrs May due to invoke Article 50 by the end of this month, no agreement had yet been reached. It was "essential that we get the right deal" and that requires working together, she will say. In her speech at the Conservative Spring Forum in Cardiff on Friday, she said that the SNP was passing the buck between Brussels, London and Edinburgh.
  • Two injured in French school shooting, teenage boy arrested

    Two injured in French school shooting, teenage boy arrested

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    The headmaster was among the eight people injured in the attack, confirmed the French Interior Ministry. Anti-terror police swarmed the school and arrived to warn neighbours to say indoors. The French government has bolstered security outside schools following a series of jihadist attacks since January 2015 that have claimed hundreds of lives.
  • Dutch conservatives, nationalists big winners from Turkey row

    Dutch conservatives, nationalists big winners from Turkey row

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    Wilders, whose campaign slogan is "Let's Make the Netherlands Ours Again", has said he will close the country's mosques, ban the Koran and withdraw from the European Union if his party forms the next government. The poll shows the projected seats in the Dutch parliament won by each party. Most of the attention, as the Dutch went to the polls on election day, has been on the two frontrunners: the centre-right VDD party of Prime Minister Mark Rutte , and the far-right Party of Freedom (PVV) ...
  • Trinamool MLA supports BJP in Manipur

    Trinamool MLA supports BJP in Manipur

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    Out of 40, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) bagged 13 seats in Goa whereas in the 60-member Manipur assembly it bagged 21 and the Congress party won 28 seats. "Singhvi insisted on the floor test immediately on Tuesday or on Wednesday staying the swearing-in of Parrikar, but the Court disagreed to interfere in the Governor's decision to invite Parrikar to take oath and ordered the floor test on March 16 only after the 'formalities"' of constituting the new House are completed by the Election ...
  • 35 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide

    35 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide

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    Officials in Addis Ababa said most of the dead are women and children. The incident happened on Saturday (12 March) at the Koshe Garbage Landfill, said Mayor Diriba Kuma, with 15 bodies recovered so far. Around 500 waste-pickers are believed to work at the landfill every day, sorting through the debris from the capital's estimated 4 million residents.
  • Jewish Community Centre evacuated after 2nd bomb threat

    Jewish Community Centre evacuated after 2nd bomb threat

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    Almost 200 people were cleared from the space and after the threat was emailed in but the center declared: 'We will remain open. Police are investigating another threat made against the Whitefish Bay Jewish Community Center . "Like all New Yorkers, I am profoundly disturbed and disgusted by the continued threats against the Jewish community in New York", Cuomo said in a statement Sunday.
  • Arkansas Headed To NCAA Tournament As No. 8 Seed

    Arkansas Headed To NCAA Tournament As No. 8 Seed

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    Arkansas is trying to earn its second trip to the SEC Tournament championship game in the last three years. As the Wildcats continued to make shot after shot against Arkansas , free throw after free throw, Calipari's demeanor didn't change.