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Here is everything you need to know about how the Dutch elections will unfold. While Wilders' failure to meet expectations will be the major story , the biggest loser in terms of seats was the Labour Party (PvDA ), a current coalition partner, which went from 29 seats down to nine.
  • BJP and Allies Set to Form Government in Manipur

    BJP and Allies Set to Form Government in Manipur

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    He also mentioned the case of the Arvind Kejriwal government in 2013, when the AAP leader got the opportunity to form the government with the help of Congress support despite BJP emerging as largest party but short of majority. The allocation of portfolios would be done after the floor test on Thursday, Parrikar said. The court said it was not possible to stop the oath-taking ceremony as the Congress has so far done nothing to prove that Mr.
  • France tries Carlos the Jackal over 1974 store bombing

    France tries Carlos the Jackal over 1974 store bombing

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    Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, right, better known as the terrorist Carlos, is already serving time for murderous attacks. If convicted, the 67-year-old Marxist terrorist could get a third life sentence. "What exactly is the point of having a trial so long after the events?" It is probably the last case concerning his past to come to trial. In an interview with Al Watan Al-Arabi magazine in 1979, Ramirez admitted to throwing the grenade to force the French government to give in to the demands of ...
  • NCAA Tournament Bracket 2017: Cincinnati is a No. 6 seed

    NCAA Tournament Bracket 2017: Cincinnati is a No. 6 seed

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    Sterling Brown led the effort for SMU by scoring 18 points, 12 of which came in the second half. Tournament MVP Simi Ojeleye added 14 points, Jarrey Foster had 13 and Ben Moore scored 12. Clark leads in rebounds with 7.8 while Caupain tops in assists with 4.6 per game. They've won 16 straight games and Sunday's win might have been their best in the conference tournament.
  • Displaced Flee Homes in Mosul While Iraqi Forces Continue Battle With IS

    Displaced Flee Homes in Mosul While Iraqi Forces Continue Battle With IS

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    After "fully liberating" the city's east from IS in January, US-backed Iraqi forces moved onto western Mosul, with a renewed push in March. "Our forces are resolved to advance toward the center of western Mosul", al-Talibi said. One resident of Wadi Hajar district said that that a store giving out food aid exploded killing and injuring many civilians, including "young children".
  • Briton David Taylor jailed for killing Bali policeman

    Briton David Taylor jailed for killing Bali policeman

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    In the hours before Connor heard her fate, Taylor was sentenced to six years. They are accused of attacking Wayan Sudarsa on Kuta Beach on the night of August 16, then leaving him to die. Connor said she had simply been trying to separate her boyfriend and the policeman. "Sara is not guilty", he said before her verdict. She has since repeatedly said they deserve the death penalty, something which was not on the table.
  • Alabama jobless rate rises to 6.4 percent

    Alabama jobless rate rises to 6.4 percent

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    Employers added almost 8,000 jobs previous year, a 2.9 percent growth rate from 2015, but that is still down from more than 8,500 jobs added and a 3.3 percent growth rate in 2015. Unemployment rates across the state in January remained unchanged or increased slightly. "When you have an increase in the labor force, and all of those people aren't able to find work, you will see up an uptick in the rate", Washington said in a statement.
  • Buhari May Return To The UK For Further Treatment In Three Weeks

    Buhari May Return To The UK For Further Treatment In Three Weeks

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    Pic.7. President Muhammadu Buhari (R) being welcomed by Ministers during his arrival from Medical Vacation in the United Kingdom at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Friday (10/3/17). Mr. Osinbajo's capacity had seen him swear in a new Chief Justice of Nigeria, sign seven bills into law, criss-cross the restive Niger-Delta to appease the oil-producing communities, amongst other critical national assignments.
  • Jewish centre gets 2nd threat

    Jewish centre gets 2nd threat

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    Police blocked off the entrance at 10:30 a.m.as they investigated the threat. A Vancouver Jewish community centre has received its second bomb threat in less than a week, causing an evacuation of the building. Last week's threat involved an email message, and that incident is still under investigation. This is the second threat at Indy's JCC in less than three weeks.
  • Adam Hadwin holes almost 50-foot birdie putt

    Adam Hadwin holes almost 50-foot birdie putt

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    His sand shot was short of the hole, leaving him about a 15-foot putt for par. This was the UCLA's product second start of the season - T48 four weeks ago at the AT&T Pro-Am - and just his third in the last two-and-a-quarter years (76th- and last-place finish at the OHL Classic in November 2014).
  • When did Scotland last beat England at Twickenham in the Six Nations?

    When did Scotland last beat England at Twickenham in the Six Nations?

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    Jones hinted that should Farrell be forced out of the game through injury then Ben Te'o would be ready to come in and start at inside centre, forming a new partnership with Jonathan Joseph. Eddie Jones has a name for his bench - he calls them the finishers and they certainly have plenty of firepower to call upon. Their training in Oxford last week was praised, swatting aside concerns they may be a little undercooked after Italy's ruckless tactics in round three.