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Heidi and Spencer Pratt Scored $700k for 'Celebrity Big Brother' UK

Heidi and Spencer Pratt Scored $700k for 'Celebrity Big Brother' UK

The performer - who is the brother of singer Brandy and the first cousin of rapper Snoop Dogg - is also rumoured to be looking to buy a property in Mayfair after his time in the house comes to an end. "Everyone booed me. but I won't play the game just to get cheers". Since Big Brother began way back when, the Diary Room has been one of the most important rooms in the house. Read More

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Mulayam, Akhilesh to approach EC to stake claim on 'cycle'

Mulayam, Akhilesh to approach EC to stake claim on 'cycle'

The Election Commission of India will have to decide on allotting the official Samajwadi Party symbol to either of the two factions. "He is the most popular leader in Uttar Pradesh", Mr. He is a member of the Upper House. On a concluding note, Amar Singh wished everyone a new year ahead. The fight for the party symbol, for the party office and for party conventions will get deeper. Read More

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Serena lands in New Zealand ahead of season opener

Serena lands in New Zealand ahead of season opener

Tennis legend Serena Williams announced her engagement to Reddit co-founder and boyfriend Alexis Ohanian on the ideal platform - the website itself. " And you made me the happiest man on the planet ", he wrote . The poem depicted that the 33-year-old businessman proposed the player at the same place where they had met for the first time. Read More

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Berlin Truck Attack: Tunisian 'Linked To Anis Amri' Held

Berlin Truck Attack: Tunisian 'Linked To Anis Amri' Held

Prosecutors had been focusing on a mobile phone voice message and a picture sent by Amri to a contact shortly before the attack - but have now determined that contact was not the man who was arrested. Italian investigators are trying to determine whether Amri was tapping a jihadi network in Italy, his port of entry to Europe in early 2011 amid the Arab Spring upheaval. Read More

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1 tonne of cocaine seized in Sydney Fish Market bust

1 tonne of cocaine seized in Sydney Fish Market bust

The event was the culmination of a two-and-a-half year investigation. The authorities released video footage showing three men being arrested aboard a fishing boat and led away in handcuffs. Meanwhile, the Australian Border Force Assistant Commissioner, Tim Fitzgerald, said that the global organised crime syndicates had been taking advantage of Australia's 35,000-kilometre coastline. Read More

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John Kerry scolds Israel in parting shot

John Kerry scolds Israel in parting shot

New Zealand joined three other UN Security Council members to co-sponsor the resolution which harshly criticised the building of settlements on the West Bank and East Jerusalem. "No administration has done more for Israeli security than that of Barack Obama's", Kerry said, mentioning the constant military, financial and diplomatic support the USA have provided Israel in the past eight years. Read More

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Trump Defends Foundation After Announcing Plans to Shut Down Nonprofit

The Donald J. Trump Foundation first came under investigation in September, when Schneiderman said his office was investigating the foundation's suspected "impropriety", according to the BBC. The WWE also gave the Trump Foundation its second-biggest contribution - for $1 million - in 2009. Trump has said that his sons, Eric and Donald Jr., will take over his business, but a detailed plan has not been provided. Read More

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Mass graves of tortured civilians found in Aleppo - Russian MoD

Mass graves of tortured civilians found in Aleppo - Russian MoD

In a statement, he said some of the bodies had been mutilated and some had gunshot wounds. Major General Igor Konashenkov said the Russians "found mass graves of several dozens of Syrians who suffered atrocious torture and massacre". At the height of their powers, militants from western-backed groups such as Fatah Halab (Conquest of Aleppo), the Free Syrian Army and the al-Qaeda-linked Jabhat Fateh al-Sham controlled up to half of the city to the east, but have since been driven out by a ... Read More

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Chile Rocked by 7.7 Magnitude Earthquake

The depth of the quake was 34.6 km (21.5 miles), according to the US Geological Survey. The Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Chilean Navy issued a tsunami alert for the region of Los Lagos. But about three hours after the quake struck, ONEMI lifted both the evacuation order and the tsunami watch, allowing the evacuees to return home. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) had earlier issued a warning of hazardous waves for some coasts within 1,000km of the epicentre, ... Read More

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Erdogan accuses United States of supporting ISIS

Arrangements for the talks, which would not include the United States and be distinct from separate intermittent UN-brokered negotiations, remain hazy, but Moscow has said they would take place in Kazakhstan, a close ally. Lavrov also told Kerry that the Barack Obama administration's attempts to further wreck Russia-U.S. cooperation were unacceptable. During Trump's election campaign, he vowed to improve US-Russia relationship. Read More

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