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As Cyclone Ockhi moves closer to Gujarat, Rahul Gandhi cancels rallies

As Cyclone Ockhi moves closer to Gujarat, Rahul Gandhi cancels rallies

The IMD has forecast light to moderate rainfall in most places with heavy rainfall at isolated places in Saurashtra and south Gujarat. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to the Gujarat...

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Pacific carriers en route to higher profits in 2018: Iata

Pacific carriers en route to higher profits in 2018: Iata

The price of jet fuel is forecast to jump nearly 13 percent, weighing on earnings at carriers with limited hedging, such as those in the USA and China.The upgraded estimate for this year is still slig...

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President Trump shrinks national monuments

President Trump shrinks national monuments

Trump will also ask Congress to look at the areas that are being removed from the current monuments to consider designating some as a national conservation or national recreation areas, and create a...

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US Special Counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed Donald Trump's Deutsche Bank records

US Special Counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed Donald Trump's Deutsche Bank records

Handelsblatt said the subpoena requested information on the bank's dealings with the Trumps, where Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter, and her husband Jared Kushner are also clients. The special ...

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Wall Street Big Wig Killed by Shark in Costa Rica

Wall Street Big Wig Killed by Shark in Costa Rica

Rohina Bhandari died after suffering "strong lacerations" to both legs Thursday while diving near Cocos Island National Park. The incident has left shockwaves among her friends and relatives in Beng...

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Manafort tried to pen positive op-ed on Ukraine work -special counsel

Manafort tried to pen positive op-ed on Ukraine work -special counsel

Mueller's team asked that the bail package be made tougher in light of Manafort's actions, including a requirement that he put up more assets and be subject to fulltime Global Positioning System mon...

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Women Accuse Democratic Assemblyman Of Sexual Harassment And Assault

Women Accuse Democratic Assemblyman Of Sexual Harassment And Assault

Pamela Lopez, a lobbyist, filed a complaint with the Assembly Rules Committee detailing her accusation, which she said occurred during a January 2016 party in Las Vegas attended by a variety of "polit...

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Australian Lawmaker Proposes to Partner on Parliament Floor During Gay Marriage Debate

Australian Lawmaker Proposes to Partner on Parliament Floor During Gay Marriage Debate

Mr Bolger, who was sitting in the public gallery, responded swiftly with a "yes" as the floor erupted in applause, and house speaker Rob Mitchell added: "That was a "yes", a resounding "yes". The cros...

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FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Strong cold front sends temperatures plunging

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Strong cold front sends temperatures plunging

A small chance of showers is possible Tuesday , mainly along the beaches. The cold is a necessary ingredient for snow, and it appears reasonably likely that the D.C. Wednesday night: A low of 26. ...

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Florida coach found in NY with missing teen arrested

Florida coach found in NY with missing teen arrested

On Friday, 1,100 miles away in Syracuse New York , state police spotted Rodriguez's vehicle and found him and Caitlyn inside. Under law they have two weeks to get him. The coach faces charges for i...

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Supreme Court To Hear Arguments On Gay Wedding Cake

Supreme Court To Hear Arguments On Gay Wedding Cake

Despite "serious concerns" cited by one justice, the Supreme Court said Monday it won't take up an Alabama death penalty case in which attorneys said black jurors were improperly excluded from the con...

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India doctor mistakenly labels newborn dead, wakens en route to funeral

India doctor mistakenly labels newborn dead, wakens en route to funeral

Two Indian physicians have lost their jobs after a baby they declared dead last week was found to be alive shortly not long before he was supposed to be buried. We have initiated a detailed enquiry, p...

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Obama to address Emanuel's climate meeting Tuesday

Obama to address Emanuel's climate meeting Tuesday

If Trump hears that Obama just shaded him, it's possible that he will say that Obama's followers are fake. No journalists were allowed at the meal. The Paris summit follows another high-level gath...

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TIME reveals shortlist for 2017 Person of the Year

TIME reveals shortlist for 2017 Person of the Year

Time magazine has announced its shortlist for its Person of the Year. Wonder Woman Director Patty Jenkins broke box office records as Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman took the world by storm. The #MeT...

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Militants attack army convoy in south Kashmir, two soldiers injured

Militants attack army convoy in south Kashmir, two soldiers injured

According to a police official, militants opened fire on an Army convoy, which was on its way to Srinagar . SRINAGAR , Indian-controlled Kashmir, Dec. In ensuing encounter, another Army jawan was ...

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US, South Korea begin largest-ever joint air drill

US, South Korea begin largest-ever joint air drill

The joint exercise is created to enhance readiness and operational capability and to ensure peace and security on the Korean peninsula, the USA military had said before the drills began. "The Trump ...

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Cyclone Ockhi: 71 from Tamil Nadu among 357 fishers rescued

Cyclone Ockhi: 71 from Tamil Nadu among 357 fishers rescued

Yesterday the India Meteorological Department claimed that cyclone Ockhi would intensify in the next 36 hours and move Northwest in the next three to four days. Asked about some bodies of fishermen ...

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Trump Tells Moore To 'Go Get 'Em' In Phone Call

Trump Tells Moore To 'Go Get 'Em' In Phone Call

He later spoke over the phone with Moore in a call the White House called "positive". Moore's denials seemed less than convincing to many. The Moore campaign put out a statement with additional de...

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Gronkowski suspended one game for late hit; will appeal decision

Gronkowski suspended one game for late hit; will appeal decision

Barring a successful appeal, Gronkowski will miss New England's game against Miami next Monday night. Gronkowski has the right to appeal the suspension, which he will do, according to NFL.com's Ian ...

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The White House Is a Vermin-Infested Hellpit

The White House Is a Vermin-Infested Hellpit

It seems President Buhari's Aso Rock is not the presidential office fighting a pest infestation , after a White House work order obtained by News4 has been found to include reports of mice, cockr...

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Ex-Yemeni President Killed by Huthi Rebels

Ex-Yemeni President Killed by Huthi Rebels

Unverified footage circulated on social media appeared to a show corpse resembling Saleh, wrapped in a floral-print blanket with a severe head injury. A senior official with Yemen's internationally-re...

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Malta arrests eight in probe into journalist's killing

Malta arrests eight in probe into journalist's killing

Joseph Muscat said eight Maltese citizens were arrested yesterday, given a "reasonable suspicion" of their involvement in Ms Caruana Galizia's death. Daphne Caruana Galizia, whose reporting focused ...

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Trump Urging Hatch to Run Again

Trump Urging Hatch to Run Again

The former MA governor was reportedly seriously considering running for Senate in his new home state of Utah, under the condition that the state's longtime senator, Orrin Hatch , decided not to run...

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MSK Prasad reveals why Jasprit Bumrah was selected

MSK Prasad reveals why Jasprit Bumrah was selected

Also returning to the squad is wicket-keeper Parthiv Patel , who will serve as a back-up to the front-line option of Wriddhiman Saha. Full Squad: Virat Kohli (Capt), Murali Vijay, KL Rahul, Shikh...

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Meghan Markle, Prince Harry Show PDA During First Joint Royal Engagement

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry Show PDA During First Joint Royal Engagement

This is the couples first public event since the announcement of their engagement on Monday. Markle, who has been a campaigner for several causes including work as a U.N women's advocate, is to gi...

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Hafiz Saeed To Contest General Elections in Pakistan Next Year

Talking to a group of columnists at the JuD headquarters in Chauburji here on Sunday, the JuD chief, who carries a bounty of $10 million announced by the USA for his role in militant activities, sai...

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Yacktman Asset Management LP Maintains Position in Twentyfirst Cen Fox B

The Intact Investment Management Inc holds 57,500 shares with $1.63 million value, down from 88,300 last quarter. In the a year ago there have been a total of 26 insider trades, including 1 open marke...

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Woman claims Rep. Kihuen made repeated unwanted propositions

Woman claims Rep. Kihuen made repeated unwanted propositions

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi called on U.S. Rep. Ruben Kihuen, D-Nev., to resign after a report emerged that he sexually harassed an aide during his 2016 congressional campaign. The Californ...

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German Christmas market bomb scare 'a bid to blackmail DHL'

German Christmas market bomb scare 'a bid to blackmail DHL'

It also contained a blackmail letter encrypted in the form of a QR code, Brandenburg police chief Hans-Juergen Moerke said. It is unlikely that the market itself was a target, said Mr Schroeter. T...

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UP civic poll results: BJP sweep confined to big cities

UP civic poll results: BJP sweep confined to big cities

The victory of Bahujan Samaj Party on two mayoral seats in the civic elections has brought the political spotlight back on the much anticipated anti-BJP grand alliance ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha el...

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Phase One of Chabahar Port to be Inaugurated

Phase One of Chabahar Port to be Inaugurated

For India, the port is strategically important since it strengthens a trade route for land-locked Central Asian countries bypassing rival Pakistan. But New Delhi has proceeded cautiously at a time w...

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James Levine, 'America's Greatest Conductor,' is Under Investigation Following Sexual Abuse Allegations

James Levine, 'America's Greatest Conductor,' is Under Investigation Following Sexual Abuse Allegations

The alleged victim, who remains anonymous, reportedly shared his allegations with a former board member of the Metropolitan Opera , where Levine, now 74, served as music director for roughly four dec...

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US Defence Secretary Mattis to visit Pakistan on Monday

US Defence Secretary Mattis to visit Pakistan on Monday

Defense Secretary James Mattis visits Egypt as he kicks off his five day trip to the Middle East. According to USA defense department Pentagon, Secretary of Defense will hold meetings with Prime Min...

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Partly cloudy skies, temps above normal this weekend

Partly cloudy skies, temps above normal this weekend

It will be much cooler for the end of the workweek and into the weekend. Today . Dense fog advisory until 8 a.m. Skies will be mostly clear across Mid-Michigan overnight. Thursday .Partly to most...

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SNL's Hillary Returns: 'Lock Him Up!'

SNL's Hillary Returns: 'Lock Him Up!'

But the last spirit, " SNL's " Flynn says, is "the scariest one" of all. You can catch new episodes of Saturday Night Live when they premiere Saturday nights at 11:30 PM EST on NBC! After being ...

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US pulls out of UN's migration pact

US pulls out of UN's migration pact

According to the document, by 2018, should be adopted a global instrument to respond to the problem of mass movement of refugees and migrants. In a statement Saturday, Haley said that then-Presi...

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I have seen unprecedented support for BJP in Gujarat: PM Modi

I have seen unprecedented support for BJP in Gujarat: PM Modi

Addressing a rally in Gujarat's Surendranagar district, PM Modi said the party has a track record of not adhering to decisions taken within its bodies. Referring to attack on the brother of a Congre...

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Three takeaways from No. 14 UCF's win over No. 20 Memphis

Three takeaways from No. 14 UCF's win over No. 20 Memphis

In what was likely head coach Scott Frost's final game with the program, the Knights put up a whopping 726 yards of offense, led by 306 and five touchdown passes from stud sophomore quarterback McKen...

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Russian parliament to bar all US media from accessing it

Russian parliament to bar all US media from accessing it

It will need to go through several steps, including being passed by committee, the upper house and the lower house before the resolution becomes official. The decision was taken because that the broad...

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Defense Ministry: North's Hwasong-15 Assessed to be ICBM-Grade

Defense Ministry: North's Hwasong-15 Assessed to be ICBM-Grade

The DPRK test fired a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) - "Hwasong 15 "- last week which it said could hit the entire territory of the United States, thus marking the completion of...

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