Twenty-six years ago, Hindu nationalists destroyed the Babri Masjid in the northern city of Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh state, sparking some of the bloodiest communal violence in India's recent history, which killed some 2,000 people.  The perpetra ...

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Mr. Bernhardt’s presumed rise to acting secretary echoes the events at the Environmental Protection Agency earlier this year. In July, Scott Pruitt, then head of the E.P.A., was forced to step down amid a series of ethics scandals. He was succee ...

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"We have the tape," US President Donald Trump finally admitted that there is a tape-recording of the murder of Jamal Khashoggi - but then he immediately added: "I don't want to hear the tape, no reason for me to hear the tape." When he was asked ...

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Stacey Dooley had one of the best journeys on Strictly Come Dancing this year, as she went from a documentary-maker with zero dance experience to achieving nine and 10 scores from the judging panel in a star-studded, thrilling final.The BBC comp ...

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Not only is everyone, again, Deadpool, but Saral has included a brief but hilarious nod to another beloved character: Wolverine.Marvel and 20th Century Fox, meanwhile, have also gotten in on the meta-Deadpool action. They just released “Once Upo ...

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Nearly 200 nations overcame political divisions on Saturday to agree on rules for implementing a landmark global climate deal, but critics say it is not ambitious enough to prevent the dangerous effects of global warming. After two weeks of talk ...

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Nearly 200 nations overcame political divisions on Saturday to agree on rules for implementing a landmark global climate deal, but critics say it is not ambitious enough to prevent the dangerous effects of global warming. READ MORE: World leader ...

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“In retrospect, I should have and I did last year and will virtually every year,” he added.On Saturday, as Mr. Trump started back toward his vehicle, he addressed the ruling on Friday by a federal judge in Texas striking down the entire Affordab ...

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Want climate news in your inbox? Sign up here for Climate Fwd:, our email newsletter.KATOWICE, Poland — Diplomats from nearly 200 countries reached a deal on Saturday to keep the Paris climate agreement alive by adopting a detailed set of rules ...

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He and others pointed to the fact that even though Congress erased the tax penalty, it did not touch the rest of the sprawling health act. A longstanding legal doctrine called “severability” holds that when a court excises one provision of a sta ...

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