• Controversial new US ambassador arrives in Israel

    Controversial new US ambassador arrives in Israel

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    Friedman, who once served as Trump's bankruptcy lawyer, is critical of the two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and supports Israel's illegal settlement activities on the occupied territories. Friedman has clashed with American Jewish progressive groups, notably dubbing liberals "worse than kapos", a reference to Jewish collaborators who worked as guards in Nazi concentration camps.
  • Nepal votes in first local election in 20 years

    Nepal votes in first local election in 20 years

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    Voting began in Nepal on May 14 in its first local elections in two decades, a landmark moment in the country's fraught transition to democracy. Local bodies remained ignored during the long transitional period even after the peace deal signed between the government and the Maoists in November 2006.
  • Nokia 3310 finally launches in India; guess what's the price?

    Nokia 3310 finally launches in India; guess what's the price?

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    HMD Global, the finland based company which is now manufacturing Nokia phones after Microsoft's license expired in 2016, is all set to "woo" the customers with the nostalgic phone for many. The device is unmistakably a feature phone, sporting a 2.4-inch QVGA display , Nokia's Series 30+ OS. We're still awaiting exact confirmation on United Kingdom price and release date for the Nokia.
  • Erdogan visits Trump, amid much friction between US, Turkey

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    But then, on May 9, just one week before Erdogan's White House visit, the United States announced it would provide weapons to the YPG, Kurdish forces fighting as part of the Syrian Democratic Forces, the rebels who are now planning to assault Raqqa, the de facto capital of the Islamic State.
  • Running Windows? How to protect against the big ransomware attack

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    Lynne Owens, director-general of Britain's National Crime Agency, said there was no indication of a second surge in the cyberattack but warned, "That doesn't mean there won't be one". The U.S. government clearly had its priorities wrong in not focusing on better protecting these cyberweapons, he said. The country's banking system was also attacked, although no problems were detected, as was the railway system.
  • Xiaomi Redmi 4 fires another salvo at rivals

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    Redmi Note 4 has a metal body and will be available in black and gold colours. This time it is time for Redmi 4 to hit the Indian smartphone market. When it comes to specifications, the Redmi 4 features a 5-inch HD display along with a resolution of 720×1280 pixels.
  • Sessions Orders Longer Prison Sentences, Reversing Obama-era Policy

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    Yet Sessions, in a memo to federal prosecutors , defended tough drug sentencing as "moral and just", arguing that it provided consistency within the criminal-justice system. Mandatory minimum sentences have unfairly and disproportionately incarcerated too many minorities for too long. But two years after imposing his policy, Holder said the share of cases in which defendants cooperated remained the same - about 97 percent.
  • Trump 'tapes'? President likely in legal rights to record conversations

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    Democrats have raised an outcry over the dismissal of Comey, who as FBI chief was in charge of the investigation into Russian meddling in the US election. "My decision." Some of the more glaring contradictions arose because Trump didn't even warn his own communications team about Comey's imminent dismissal until the last second.