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Bengal panchayat polls: Adhir pleads in HC for central forces, central observers

Bengal panchayat polls: Adhir pleads in HC for central forces, central observers

The party has sought the court's intervention to ensure that its nominees are allowed to file nominations. Sporadic violence also occoured at various block development offices at Burdwan East and B...

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Four employees shot dead at Osmangazi university in central Turkey

Four employees shot dead at Osmangazi university in central Turkey

An Anadolu reporter told broadcaster CNN Turk the gunman had surrendered and did not try to escape. Students and teachers panicked as images showed them gathering outside the main entrance of the univ...

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BJP's grand celebration plans for foundation day

BJP's grand celebration plans for foundation day

BJP President Amit Shah has criticised the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) government in Odisha for its failure to provide basic needs to the people of the state. Dasburma lashed out at Union Petroleum Minis...

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Parliament adjourned for 21st day in a row after protests mar proceedings

Parliament adjourned for 21st day in a row after protests mar proceedings

Citing Assembly polls in Karnataka, the Centre had last week sought more time from the Supreme Court to set up the Cauvery water management board to implement water sharing formula among Karnataka, ...

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Warmer tomorrow, snow possible by early Friday

Warmer tomorrow, snow possible by early Friday

Right now, there is a 60 percent chance of rain and snow Friday . Environment Canada is predicting that we could see as much as five centimetres by tomorrow morning. It won't be the kind of day w...

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Pearson, Gold Coast's face of the games, out with injury

Pearson, Gold Coast's face of the games, out with injury

Both brothers had been hampered by injury heading into the Games and Alistair, who carried the England flag during the opening ceremony, said a calf injury had restricted him from doing any serious tr...

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Last Parkland shooting survivor in hospital released

Last Parkland shooting survivor in hospital released

Some victim's families and prosecutors oppose release of the video. The family's lawyer, Alex Arreaza, told the news outlet that they plan on suing Broward County, Broward County Public Schools and ...

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APNewsBreak: Woman says she reported 'cruel' treatment

APNewsBreak: Woman says she reported 'cruel' treatment

Investigators say a woman reported that she was on the front porch when Brady, who was in a vehicle, fired a single shot in the direction of the woman and her daughter. In a statement provided to Th...

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Brazil's Supreme Court to rule on prison for Lula

Brazil's Supreme Court to rule on prison for Lula

The Supreme Federal Tribunal's decision means Silva will not only be forced to start serving the sentence, but will also stall his plans to run for re-election this year. Justice Rosa Weber, who legal...

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Italy 'unaware' of resettlement deal for African migrants from Israel

Italy 'unaware' of resettlement deal for African migrants from Israel

Late Monday night he wrote on his Facebook page that he was postponing implementation of the deal . The country founded as a haven for Jews fleeing persecution and conflict has faced the moral dile...

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Sri Lanka's parliament to vote on confidence in the government

Sri Lanka's parliament to vote on confidence in the government

Rajapaksa's allies, seen as adversaries to Tamil interests. Some 26 members were not present in the House when the vote was taken. The motion was moved by former President Mahinda Rajapaksa's Joint ...

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FB removes over 100 accounts related to Russian 'troll factory': Zuckerberg

FB removes over 100 accounts related to Russian 'troll factory': Zuckerberg

The social media giant said it had removed 70 Facebook accounts and 138 Facebook pages, and 65 Instagram accounts, all controlled by the Internet Research Agency. "I$3 t was always clear that Russia...

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China tells North Korea it appreciates its efforts on denuclearisation

China tells North Korea it appreciates its efforts on denuclearisation

The two sides have agreed to hold a conversation through the hotline before the summit. North Korea's official news agency KCNA had said that a delegation headed by Ri left on Tuesday to meet other ...

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Disabled Black Man Shot And Killed By Cops In Brooklyn

Disabled Black Man Shot And Killed By Cops In Brooklyn

Monahan later described the object recovered as "a pipe with some sort of knob on the end of it". Dozens were still gathered at the scene late Wednesday and tempers flared hours after the shooting ...

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Julius Maada Bio sworn in as new president of Sierra Leone

Julius Maada Bio sworn in as new president of Sierra Leone

Maada Bio, 53, will face the tough challenge of reviving an economy that's struggling to recover from the worst-ever outbreak of Ebola and an iron-ore slump. The retired military officer and former co...

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Ron From Jersey Shore Is someone's father now

Ron From Jersey Shore Is someone's father now

Jen is already a mother to her 11-year-old son Mason from a previous relationship. Jen also added fuel to the fire by posting several videos on her Instagram story of her in the hospital. Thoug...

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NDA MPs to protest against Parliament disruption, give up salaries

NDA MPs to protest against Parliament disruption, give up salaries

However, the chair declined citing protests by AIADMK over Cauvery. In a bid to embarrass the Opposition, Union minister Ananth Kumar today said MPs of the ruling NDA would forego their salary f...

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Man gets 65 years for child sex. assault crimes in Henderson Co

Man gets 65 years for child sex. assault crimes in Henderson Co

At around 7pm the girl was approached by the man who called himself "Dave" and took the victim to a secluded part of the area. Police say the suspect inappropriately touched the 4-year-old victim an...

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Syria: Fighters begin leaving Ghouta's last rebel-held town

Syria: Fighters begin leaving Ghouta's last rebel-held town

Following tough negotiations held between both parties, Jaish al-Islam and Moscow reached a final deal to evacuate fighters and civilians from the city of Douma, the last rebel-held bastion in the Eas...

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Rivals Glimpse Intimidating Tiger Of Old At Masters

Rivals Glimpse Intimidating Tiger Of Old At Masters

Tiger's name is back on the scoreboard at the Masters and that's something to talk about. No one has since Woods in 2001-02 and Garcia is at +2800 odds for this week. In his own press conference, ...

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National Guard to Be Deployed to Southern Border Immediately

National Guard to Be Deployed to Southern Border Immediately

Federal law prohibits the use of active-duty service members for law enforcement inside the US, unless specifically authorized by Congress. Nielsen said troops could be sent to the border as soon as...

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24-year-old Smithfield man killed in single-vehicle crash near cemetery

24-year-old Smithfield man killed in single-vehicle crash near cemetery

During the same period a year ago, 22 people were killed while 105 others were injured in 217 road traffic accidents that were recorded. The accident occurred around 8.45am. "The saloon vehicle driv...

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Turkey, Russia, Iran vow to restore 'security and stability' in Syria

Turkey, Russia, Iran vow to restore 'security and stability' in Syria

The statement, following a almost two-hour closed-door meeting among Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , said the leade...

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Etihad-backed Jet Airways to buy 75 Boeing 737 Max planes

Etihad-backed Jet Airways to buy 75 Boeing 737 Max planes

The jets would be worth $8.8 billion at list prices, though airlines typically receive significant discounts from manufacturers. The full service carrier today said it has signed a new order for 75 ...

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Ronaldo's bicycle kick caps Real win

Ronaldo's bicycle kick caps Real win

One of the world's greatest ever footballers Cristiano Ronaldo rose to further prominence after a breathtaking performance in the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals first-legged tie against Juventus...

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Three children in fatal California SUV crash adopted from Colorado County

Three children in fatal California SUV crash adopted from Colorado County

They died three days after Washington state authorities opened an investigation into allegations the children were being abused or neglected. Relatives of the 8-year-old girl who suddenly died in ...

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Bay State Wind partners with EEW to manufacture offshore wind components

Bay State Wind partners with EEW to manufacture offshore wind components

Further, the agreement included Gulf Island Fabrication, a US-based global leader in the construction of offshore and onshore energy sector facilities. Orsted and Eversource in 2016 also formed a part...

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Police crack down on distracted drivers

Police crack down on distracted drivers

During 2017, close to 22,000 wrecks were the result of distracted driving, according to preliminary CHP data. Or, if you're driving with a buddy hand your phone off to them to send that email or text ...

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Is Robert Mueller Compiling a Case Against Trump for Obstruction of Justice?

Is Robert Mueller Compiling a Case Against Trump for Obstruction of Justice?

The probe has already resulted in a total of 22 indictments and five guilty pleas. But there's also the possibility, which the Post raises, that Mueller told Trump's lawyers that to bait him into an...

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Strong Migrant Caravan Reaches Mexico, March To US Continues

Strong Migrant Caravan Reaches Mexico, March To US Continues

Speaking to reporters during a news conference with the Presidents of three Baltic nations - Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania - Trump on Tuesday described existing immigration laws as "lax and ineffect...

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