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Donald Trump orders ‘total declassification’ of documents related to alleged Russian interference in 2016 presidential polls
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Donald Trump orders ‘total declassification’ of documents related to alleged Russian interference in 2016 presidential polls

The documents mentioned Hillary Clinton’s purported plan to tie Trump to Russia as ‘means of distracting the public from her use of a private email server’

Govt issues notice to Twitter after recent hacking targeting global high-profile users
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Govt issues notice to Twitter after recent hacking targeting global high-profile users

Cyber attackers had hacked into the Twitter accounts of high profile users, including Barack Obama, Joe Biden and Jeff Bezos, in a purported Bitcoin scam.

Looking at the journey of how NASA and its astronauts became one of SpaceX’s biggest customers
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Looking at the journey of how NASA and its astronauts became one of SpaceX’s biggest customers

NASA planted the seeds for a commercial program, starting a competition for companies to send cargo to the International Space Station.

US Election 2020: Joe Biden continues virtual campaign from home during lockdown as worries over fundraising, digital presence pile up
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US Election 2020: Joe Biden continues virtual campaign from home during lockdown as worries over fundraising, digital presence pile up

Joe Biden has no foreseeable plans to resume in-person campaigning amid a pandemic that is testing whether a national presidential election can be won by a candidate communicating almost entirely from home

'Response to coronavirus crisis has been anemic, spotty': Barack Obama slams Donald Trump's handling of pandemic in leaked call
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'Response to coronavirus crisis has been anemic, spotty': Barack Obama slams Donald Trump's handling of pandemic in leaked call

Former President Barack Obama described President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic as chaotic in a conference call with former members of his administration

Joe Biden wins South Carolina primary with African-American community’s support; aims for nationwide Super Tuesday
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Joe Biden wins South Carolina primary with African-American community’s support; aims for nationwide Super Tuesday

Joe Biden scored a thundering victory in South Carolina’s Democratic primary on Saturday, riding a wave of African American support and ending progressive rival Bernie Sanders' winning streak

Chinook, Apache helicopters to participate in Republic Day flypast for first time; IAF tableau to showcase five aircraft, missile systems
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Chinook, Apache helicopters to participate in Republic Day flypast for first time; IAF tableau to showcase five aircraft, missile systems

Newly-inducted stealth attack helicopter Apache and transport chopper Chinook will take part in the Republic Day flypast for the first time, while a model of Rafale jet will be showcased as part of the IAF's tableau

Lacks of funds forces Julián Castro to drop out of 2020 presidential race; rising Democrat star was first to call for Trump’s impeachment
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Lacks of funds forces Julián Castro to drop out of 2020 presidential race; rising Democrat star was first to call for Trump’s impeachment

Former Obama housing secretary Julián Castro, the only Latino in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary race, ended his campaign Thursday after a yearlong run in which he pushed his rivals on immigration and took big swings in debates but struggled to break through with voters

Indra Nooyi says women must know they are not second class citizens, they have arrived on scene
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Indra Nooyi says women must know they are not second class citizens, they have arrived on scene

The first-ever Indian American to be included in the portrait gallery, Nooyi said it sends the message to the people that the US is a great country to make your future in.

Cokie Roberts dies at 75: US political journalist succumbs to complications from breast cancer
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Cokie Roberts dies at 75: US political journalist succumbs to complications from breast cancer

Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians and a pioneering journalist died on Tuesday of complications from breast cancer. She was 75.

Twenty-two US states, seven cities sue Donald Trump administration for dismantling environmental regulations
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Twenty-two US states, seven cities sue Donald Trump administration for dismantling environmental regulations

A coalition of 22 US states and seven cities on Tuesday sued Donald Trump's administration to block it from easing restrictions on coal-burning power plants.

American, 33, who was deported to El Salvador two years ago returns home; ‘We’re whole again, we’re a family’, says his wife
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American, 33, who was deported to El Salvador two years ago returns home; ‘We’re whole again, we’re a family’, says his wife

A 33-year-old father of two American-born children was allowed to return to the US on Monday, two years after being deported to El Salvador. Jose Escobar was welcomed at Houston's Bush Intercontinental Airport by a group of supporters. In February 2017, shortly after Trump took office and widened the priorities for detaining and deporting immigrants without authorization, Escobar was arrested during what was supposed to be a routine ICE check-in.

'US was built by immigrants': Donald Trump pitches himself to Hispanic voters as pro-migrants ahead of 2020 presidential bid
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'US was built by immigrants': Donald Trump pitches himself to Hispanic voters as pro-migrants ahead of 2020 presidential bid

US President Donald Trump pitched himself to Hispanic voters on Thursday during an interview with the US Spanish-language network. 'I love immigrants,' Trump said, when presenter Jose Diaz-Balart asked the President about his administration's policies on child separation, the DACA program and his 'zero-tolerance' border plans. He also said he believes 2020 Hispanic voters will appreciate his strong stances on Venezuela and Cuba.

Plan to revoke H-4 visas, granted to spouses of H-1B holders, yet to take final shape; rule-making process not complete yet
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Plan to revoke H-4 visas, granted to spouses of H-1B holders, yet to take final shape; rule-making process not complete yet

The decision of the US administration under Donald Trump to rescind work authorisation for H-4 visa holders is not final yet.

Ex-VP Joe Biden enters 2020 presidential race, banks on working class appeal as team worries about Democrat’s fundraising ability
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Ex-VP Joe Biden enters 2020 presidential race, banks on working class appeal as team worries about Democrat’s fundraising ability

Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday

'One of a kind': Barack Obama shares a throwback photo on Michelle's birthday, post goes viral
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'One of a kind': Barack Obama shares a throwback photo on Michelle's birthday, post goes viral

On Michelle Obama's birthday, nearly a million likes on both Instagram and Twitter, have poured in for the picture of the power couple who first met at a law firm in Chicago in the late 1980s where Michelle in fact mentored Barack for a time

US rejects invitation to Russia-led talks on Afghanistan, says discussion 'unlikely to yield progress'
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US rejects invitation to Russia-led talks on Afghanistan, says discussion 'unlikely to yield progress'

Russia said that the Taliban will be joining the 4 talks in Moscow, along with representatives of several neighbouring countries. It will be one of the insurgent group's biggest diplomatic forays since the 2001 US-led invasion of Afghanistan.

VS Naipaul, with his rage and flaws, will be remembered for unflinching honesty, mastery of language
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VS Naipaul, with his rage and flaws, will be remembered for unflinching honesty, mastery of language

VS Naipaul's was an all-encompassing rage: he raged against half-formed societies; he raged against public defecation; he raged against the colonisers and he raged against the colonised.

Twitter's new multitasking tool lets you see videos and browse at the same time
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Twitter's new multitasking tool lets you see videos and browse at the same time

You can watch videos and read other tweets at the same time on Twitter.

Trump and Obama lose followers on Twitter as it removes fake accounts
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Trump and Obama lose followers on Twitter as it removes fake accounts

Several high-profile users were set to experience a drop in the number of their followers on Twitter