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People Palestinian PM in Gaza in reconciliation effort
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In the past, Israel has fought against any role in the Palestinian government for Hamas, which achieved worldwide notoriety in the 1990s by launching suicide bomb attacks in the streets of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv and is considered a terrorist group by Israel, the USA and the E.U.

People Amethi Visit: After Cong Flak, Admin Says 'Yes' To Rahul's Tour
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Many in the Congress believe that Rahul's recent visit to the USA where he stridently took on Modi and the BJP on a range of issues, has been well received by leaders within the party, sympathizers on the grassroots and that section of the Indian electorate that has been hit the hardest by issues like demonetisation, economic downturn, lack of jobs and the GST rollout - all of which the Congress vice president red-flagged.

People Coast Guard Gives Update On El Faro
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The report released Sunday makes recommendations stemming from the October 1, 2015, sinking of the 790-foot vessel that went down near the Bahamas when Capt. Also, Tote, which managed the ship's operation, "did not ensure the safety of marine operations and failed to provide shoreside nautical operations support to its vessels".

People Catalan Parliament to Decide on Unilateral Independence Declaration
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Videos showed them beating people repeatedly as they try to confiscate ballots and ballot boxes. Earlier Sunday, Catalan government spokesman Jordi Turull said that voting was underway in 96 percent of the voting centers. On Sunday night (local time), volunteers announced at a polling station in Barcelona that some 3 million people voted in the "banned Catalan referendum ", according to reporters .

People Minnesota National Guard members assisting in Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
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The Mayor added , "I'm really sorry, but you know when you have people out there dying literally, scraping for food, where is the good news?" Trump was already under fire from some U.S. When you are drinking from a creek, it's not a good news story . The Trump White House is unfit to govern, as their intentional decision to let people die in Puerto Rico as they slow walk aid is toeing the line toward government murder.

People BJP launches poll campaigning in Gujarat from native place of Sardar Patel
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He also launched the "Gujarat Gaurav Yatra " (March for Gujarat's Honour). The yatra comes close on the heels of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's three-day visit to the Saurashtra region last week. He compared the situation in Gujarat in 1995, when the BJP wrested power from the Congress, to what the state achieved till 2017 in power generation, farm production, education, police modernisation and road construction.

People Thailand defends actions on Myanmar refugees
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Suu Kyi, who has been severely criticised for her failure to curb the military crackdown on the Rohingya, said in a speech last month that Myanmar would take back "verified" refugees. Rohingyas are stateless Indo-Aryan people from Rakhine state, Myanmar and are categorised as one of the most persecuted minorities in the world. The Assam Rifles intensified patrolling along the 404-km-long Mizoram-Myanmar global border and more troops were sent to the border areas.

People Cuomo: Trump tax proposal is 'punitive,' will raise taxes
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Trump's claim doesn't hold up even if you account for small businesses and farms that would potentially benefit from elimination down the road. Individuals earning $150,000 to $300,000 a year would also get hammered by the tax plan. Trump's plan would lower the top rate to 25 percent. That would be the final act in turning our nation's tax policy on its head. But Sen. Charles Schumer said on the Senate floor Wednesday the plan would "result in a massive windfall for the ...

People 49ers Promote Message of Unity as Several Players Kneel for National Anthem
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They then stood for the playing of the British national anthem . "Why aren't they honoring this country by enforcing a rule that's been in existence for a long time?" New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) kneels down with teammates before the US national anthem was played ahead of an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium in London, Sunday Oct.

People Trump's Message to Puerto Ricans Without Power
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Mayor Angel Perez told Daily Caller reporters Alex Pfeiffer and Peter Hasson that his experience with the federal government had been very different from Cruz's. To Mayor Cruz's passionate claim the Trump Administration's response could be likened to "genocide", Mayor Perez said he doesn't know why she would say that.

People San Juan Mayor Responds to Donald Trump's Twitter Attack
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Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from MA, said on Twitter . His administration has tried in recent days to combat the perception that he failed to quickly grasp the magnitude of Maria's destruction and has given the US commonwealth less attention than he'd bestowed on states hit by Harvey and Irma .

People US President Donald Trump says he 'won't fail' with North Korea
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In another tweet Sunday, Mr. Trump encouraged Tillerson to "save your energy", adding "we'll do what has to be done!" "We are probing, so stay tuned ", Tillerson told reporters on Saturday after meeting Chinese officials in Beijing. Trump's tweets show him yet again stepping over Tillerson and contradicting the secretary of state's diplomatic efforts. "Whether through diplomacy or force is up to the regime @StateDept", she said.

People Training aircraft reported missing after crash in Tennessee
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The US Navy is investigating the possibility that one of its jets crashed Sunday in Tennessee after disappearing during a training flight. The Navy told reporters a T-45 jet was missing after it took off from Naval Air Station Meridian in MS with an instructor and student pilot on board.

People Bali volcano evacuees told to return home
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More than 134,000 people have fled the area surrounding the Mount Agung volcano on the Indonesian island of Bali , fearing an imminent eruption. Now, officials say those whose homes aren't in the zone should leave the almost 500 temporary government shelters, where extra people have taxed limited resources.

People Austria Face Cover Ban Comes Into Effect
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The law also restricts the use of medical face masks, clown makeup and party masks in public. In fact, anyone who defies the law has her face covering removed forcibly, as happened with at least one woman in the town of Zell am See. Muslim groups have condemned the law, saying just a tiny minority of Austrian Muslims wear full-face veils. Offenders risk a fine of 150 euro (£130).

People Iraq's Kurdish region forms new council to run ties with Baghdad
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But the vote has set off alarm bells in Baghdad, where the government has said it is determined to prevent a break-up of the country, and in Iraq's neighbors, Iran and Turkey , which fear the vote will fuel similar ambitions among their own significant Kurdish populations.

People Jagmeet Singh named federal NDP leader
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Jagmeet Singh, a 38-year-old Sikh criminal lawyer, was today elected the leader of Canada's New Democratic Party , becoming the first non-white politician to head a major party in the country. "To make progress on these issue, to truly make Canadians' lives better, we [NDP] owe it to Canadians to form a government, we owe it to them". NDP supporters hope Singh's victory will bolster the party after it finished a disappointing third in the 2015 federal elections behind Trudeau's Liberals and ...

People Early sketch of Mona Lisa may have been found in France
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After a month of extensive testing, experts believe the sketch is at least in part by Leonardo. There are around 20 paintings and drawings of nude Mona Lisas in collections across the world, however most are very hard to date, the Guardian reports.

People People were Killed in the Syrian Conflict Just in September
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Its last remaining stronghold in Syria is the province surrounding the eastern city of Deir al-Zour. It added that 282 civilians, including 68 children and 45 women, were killed in air strikes by the USA -led worldwide coalition. 738 jihadists from the Islamic State groupings and Tahrir ash Sham, including the former Al Qaeda branch in Syria , were killed. Government troops have now surrounded Al-Qaryatain, where several Christian families are believed to be living, the Observatory said.

People Puerto Rican mayor begs for aid after Hurricane Maria
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FEMA Administrator Brock Long defended the response to Puerto Rico as officials like San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz continue to voice criticism. 'They want everything to be done for them when it should be a community effort'. "Let us not talk about the debt , let us not talk about the cost of reconstruction, let's just talk about saving lives right now", Cruz said.