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Trump's Supreme Court nominee in hot seat as Democrats seek answers 5.9.2018 Reuters: World News
U.S. President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, will face a marathon of hostile questioning by Democrats on Wednesday, as his Senate confirmation hearing rolls into its second day.
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Chaos grips Senate hearing on Trump Supreme Court pick Kavanaugh 5.9.2018 Reuters: World News
The Senate confirmation hearing for Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court pick, descended into chaos on Tuesday, as Democrats protested about Republicans blocking access to documents concerning the nominee's White House work more than a decade ...
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Chaos descends as Senate hearing on Trump's high court nominee opens 4.9.2018 Reuters: World News
The Senate confirmation hearing for Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court pick, opened in chaos on Tuesday, as Democrats protested about Republicans blocking access to documents stemming from the nominee's White House work more than a decade ...
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Democrats protest as U.S. high court nominee's chaotic hearing opens 4.9.2018 Reuters: World News
The Senate confirmation hearing for Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court pick, opened in chaos on Tuesday, as Democrats complained about Republicans blocking access to documents stemming from the nominee's previous work in the White House under President George W. ...
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Democrats vow 'sparks will fly' over Trump's Supreme Court pick 4.9.2018 Reuters: World News
U.S. Senate Democrats plan to hammer President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh over his views on abortion and presidential power in hearings starting on Tuesday, but the conservative judge looks likely to be confirmed.
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Bodies of 14 newborns found at vacant plot in South Kolkata, probe begins 2.9.2018 Zee News : India National
The bodies were found in various stages of decomposition during a cleaning programme on Sunday.
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Abortion looms over U.S. Senate fight on Supreme Court nominee 31.8.2018 Reuters: World News
When a U.S. appeals court last week rejected an Alabama abortion law, one of the court's judges bemoaned having to base the decision on Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court ruling that legalized abortion, calling it an "aberration of constitutional law."
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Factbox: Kavanaugh's view on precedent central to U.S. abortion debate 31.8.2018 Reuters: World News
U.S. senators are set to probe Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's nominee to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court, over his views on abortion at a high-profile confirmation hearing that starts on Tuesday. Here is why it matters:
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Cuomo, Nixon argue over who is bigger Trump critic at NY gubernatorial debate 30.8.2018 Reuters: World News
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and challenger Cynthia Nixon argued over who was the stauncher opponent of U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday in their only debate as they battle for the state's Democratic gubernatorial nomination next month.
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Cuomo vs. Nixon: Trump animus takes centre stage at NY governor debate 30.8.2018 Reuters: World News
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and challenger Cynthia Nixon argued over who is the stauncher opponent of U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday in their first and only debate in the campaign for the state's Democratic gubernatorial nomination next ...
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Indonesian court clears teenage rape victim jailed for abortion 29.8.2018 Reuters: World News
A 15-year-old girl jailed for six months for terminating her pregnancy after being raped by her brother has been cleared by a higher court in a case that spotlights Indonesia's tough anti-abortion laws.
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John McCain, ex-POW, senator and political maverick, dies at 81 26.8.2018 Reuters: Top News
U.S. Senator John McCain, a former prisoner of war in Vietnam who ran unsuccessfully for president as a self-styled maverick Republican in 2008 and became a prominent critic of President Donald Trump, died on Saturday, his office said. He was 81.
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U.S. Senator John McCain, ex-POW and political maverick, dead at 81 26.8.2018 Reuters: Top News
U.S. Senator John McCain, a former prisoner of war in Vietnam who ran unsuccessfully for president as a self-styled maverick Republican in 2008 and became a prominent critic of President Donald Trump, died on Saturday, his office said. He was 81.
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Pope, in Ireland, vows to end repugnant sexual abuse 'at any cost' 25.8.2018 Reuters: Top News
Pope Francis vowed on Saturday to end the "repugnant" sexual exploitation of children by Catholic clergy as he made a highly-charged visit to once devout Ireland where years of reported abuse have driven many Irish away from the Church.
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Pope arrives in transformed Ireland as abuse crises rage 25.8.2018 Reuters: Top News
Pope Francis arrived in Ireland on Saturday for a highly charged visit to a society transformed since the last papal trip 39 years ago and beset by the kind of abuse scandals that have mired the Catholic Church in crisis.
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Pope travels to transformed Ireland as abuse crises rage 25.8.2018 Reuters: World News
Pope Francis will arrive in Ireland on Saturday to find a society transformed since the last papal visit 39 years ago and beset by the kind of abuse scandals that have mired the Catholic Church in crisis again.
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Pope to visit a changed Ireland during 'perfect storm' of abuse crises 23.8.2018 Reuters: World News
When Pope John Paul II made the first visit by a pontiff to Ireland in 1979, contraception and divorce were still illegal and the Catholic Church's influence on a deeply conservative society was near-total.
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Corrected: As more women run for office, U.S. state legislatures are poised to change 22.8.2018 Reuters: World News
(In Aug 15 story, corrects spelling of name in 11th paragraph)
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Andhra Teacher Stripped, Paraded Naked For Allegedly Raping Student 22.8.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
A school teacher in Andhra Pradesh was beaten up, stripped and paraded naked through the streets after he was found to have allegedly raped one his students two years ago.
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Girl, Allegedly Raped By Father, Allowed By Court To Terminate Pregnancy 19.8.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
A special POCSO court on Saturday permitted a minor rape survivor to terminate her 13-week pregnancy, an official said.
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