• International Olympic Committee mistakenly invited banned Russian to Olympics as coach
International Olympic Committee mistakenly invited banned Russian to Olympics as coach

The 2018 Games boasts new events that will take the total of gold medals to a record 102. Despite that cancellation, the North and South were still in talks to work out a plan to send South Korean athletes to train at North Korea's Masikryong ski resort, an official at South Korea's Unification Ministry told Reuters anonymously.

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  • 30% bonanza for State employees
30% bonanza for State employees

Siddaramaiah is expected to make an official announcement accepting the recommendations of the panel in his budget address on February 16. As per the report, the minimum pay under the revised pay scale will be ₹17,000 and maximum is pegged at ₹1,50,600, besides allowances.

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  • Former Trump legal spokesman to testify to Mueller about undisclosed call
Former Trump legal spokesman to testify to Mueller about undisclosed call

The episode stemmed from Times queries about a report underway on the June 9 meeting at Trump Tower in Manhattan with lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya and other Russians. Her lawyer, Robert P Trout, denied the quote to the newspaper. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Trump's campaign committee and two fundraising...

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  • This Is How Mira Rajput Reacted After Watching Shahid Kapoor's Padmaavat!
This Is How Mira Rajput Reacted After Watching Shahid Kapoor's Padmaavat!

Her brother Saqib Saleem also looked confident in his jumpsuit style outfit.On Instagram , Huma wrote, "It's in the genes I say #hello #goodlooking @saqibsaleem ❤❤Congratulations @two.twostudio for a smash debut at #lakmefashionweek". She likes me for who I am and I like her for who she is, so whatever she wears, it's awesome". Sometimes you have ...

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  • Japan pushes for tighter enforcement of North Korea sanctions
Japan pushes for tighter enforcement of North Korea sanctions

RS: Many people have found parallels between Trump's speech and George W Bush's State of the Union addresses of 2002 and 2003. SEOUL, Korea , Republic Of - South Korean skiers flew to North Korea on Wednesday to train with its athletes in a conciliatory gesture the countries planned to mark the Winter Olympics in the South.

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  • E-way bill must for interstate goods movement from February 1
E-way bill must for interstate goods movement from February 1

The e-way bill is a key part of the GST architecture. More than 340,000 e-way bills were issued on 30 January alone, Kumar said. The state government released the guidelines related to e-way bills on Wednesday a day before the implementation of the same which starts from February 01 across the nation.

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  • Schiff: I Can't Comment on Nunes Memo of 'Very Misleading Spin'
Schiff: I Can't Comment on Nunes Memo of 'Very Misleading Spin'

The memo has been dran up exclusively by Republican members of the intelligence panel. Democrats have called the memo a "cherry-picked" list of GOP talking points that attempts to distract from the committee's own investigation into Russian meddling in the election that sent Trump to the White House.

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  • Alex Smith traded to Washington
Alex Smith traded to Washington

So the two clubs can only agree to terms until then and there's nothing to prevent the prospective deal from blowing up in the interim. Kirk Cousins #8 of the Washington Redskins pitches the ball during the second quarter against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on October 18, 2015 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

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  • Rewriting History: Polish Senate Passes Controversial Holocaust Bill
Rewriting History: Polish Senate Passes Controversial Holocaust Bill

The Polish government has said the legislation aims to stop the Polish people or state being blamed for Nazi crimes. The measure would next need to be signed into law by the president, who supports it. Some commentators in Poland, however, expressed dismay, saying it reminded them of an official state-sponsored anti-Semitic campaign carried out by ...

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  • How President Trump Made the DACA Debate More Divisive With One Phrase
How President Trump Made the DACA Debate More Divisive With One Phrase

The events are usually one-sided affairs: Republicans generally sat on their hands through all of Barack Obama's speeches to Joint Sessions of Congress. But, for dreamers, they need a bipartisan solution. "While I travel across Maine's 2nd District and meet with our families and community leaders-from Fryeburg to Madawaska-I hear from them ...

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  • This Might Be The Duchess Of Cambridge's Boldest Look Ever
This Might Be The Duchess Of Cambridge's Boldest Look Ever

After that, Kate , who is six months pregnant with her third child, was escorted into the formal dining room by the British Ambassador David Cairns. Snaps of the couple meeting the youngsters were shared on the Swedish royal family's official Instagram account, along with the caption: "In the afternoon, the Duke couple visited the Crown Prin...

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  • At least 1.4 million Twitter users exposed to Russian propaganda
At least 1.4 million Twitter users exposed to Russian propaganda

Petersburg-based Internet Research Agency (IRA), the company said in a statement. That's more than double the amount that Twitter initially identified - and perhaps still just a fraction of the full universe of users who may have witnessed Kremlin propaganda over that period.

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  • North Korea Will Display Missiles Before Winter Olympics to 'Scare' USA
North Korea Will Display Missiles Before Winter Olympics to 'Scare' USA

South Korea is preparing to host hundreds of North Koreans during the Olympics, including officials, athletes, artists, journalists and a 230-member cheering group. The country also tested in September a nuclear weapon that a top USA general later said he assumed was a hydrogen bomb. "I'm not in charge of the diplomatic effort", Selva said.

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  • Traverse City Polar Plunge to Make a Splash, Have a Blast
Traverse City Polar Plunge to Make a Splash, Have a Blast

Schriml said the Polar Bear Plunge has developed over the years and around 2002 a costume contest was added to give people different ways to participate in this unusual event. Last year, the event raised $167,000 across the province. The Pueblo County Sheriff's Office is seeking teams of courageous individuals willing to take on a challenge and m...

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  • Haley Barbour, Former Mississippi Governor, Arrested With Loaded Gun At Airport
Haley Barbour, Former Mississippi Governor, Arrested With Loaded Gun At Airport

Barbour told the AP that he had forgotten that he had put the gun in his briefcase after an assistant had taken it out of his auto days earlier. "Barbour-arrested-with-gun-at-airport?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=AP" target="_blank">reported the Associated Press .

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  • USA renews Syria's Temporary Protected Status for 18 months
USA renews Syria's Temporary Protected Status for 18 months

The roughly 7,000 Syrians covered under temporary protected status program will have their protections for another 18 months. But Syrians who arrived in the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. "In return, they have become vital assets to our communities and country", she said in a statement. Today, it grants a temporary stay for 6,900 indi...

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  • When and where to see the super blue blood moon
When and where to see the super blue blood moon

It will look much like a full moon - which is still pretty cool - but the best view in the US will be along the west coast. The next full moon will be March 1st. In the Rocky Mountain region, the show begins as the umbra touches the edge of the Moon at 4:48 a.m. MST. And, it's only a year until we can get a look at a total lunar eclipse, on the n...

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  • Bypoll results crucial for ruling BJP in Rajasthan
Bypoll results crucial for ruling BJP in Rajasthan

The announcement of results for the five January 29 bypolls in Rajasthan and West Bengal will coincide with Union Budget presentation on Thursday. BJP candidate Jaswant Singh Yadav second. Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and Pradesh Congress president Sachin Pilot have campaigned extensively in Ajmer in view of the constituency's role in stren...

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  • Ireland's Eurovision entry has been revealed and we're getting excited
Ireland's Eurovision entry has been revealed and we're getting excited

Skerries singer/songwriter O'Shaughnessy (25) will perform the ballad at the first Eurovision Semi Final in Lisbon on Tuesday, May 8. It was penned by O'Shaughnessy, Mark Caplice and Laura Elizabeth Hughes . The final version of the song and video are now in production and will be released to the public at a later date. Last year's winning so...

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  • AB de Villiers to miss South Africa's first three ODIs against India
AB de Villiers to miss South Africa's first three ODIs against India

And when you get to the big tournament, that becomes your focus as well. I feel this is the first time when we have taken a small step into the now and bigger step into the future where we are trying to see. The good thing I suppose we can take to the ODIs from a batting point of view is that there are still a few inroads we can make. The likes o...

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  • Is The Needle Ready to Move For Amerisourcebergen Corp (ABC)? Shares tick
Is The Needle Ready to Move For Amerisourcebergen Corp (ABC)? Shares tick

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) reported reduction return of -1.17% return in last trading session. International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) was downgraded by equities researchers at Morgan Stanley from an "equal weight" rating to an "underweight" rating in a report released on Tuesday, January 23rd.

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  • Russian official warns locusts could attack pitches
Russian official warns locusts could attack pitches

Locusts like places where there is a lot of green. Earlier this month, Russia's transport minister, Maksim Sokolov, told state media that he expected 3 to 5 million tourists to come for the World Cup . The descent of worldwide guests hungry for soccer and stories will likely lead to some scandals around the World Cup, as host countries are oft...

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  • The Pennsylvania State Senate Is Refusing To Redraw Its Gerrymandered Maps
The Pennsylvania State Senate Is Refusing To Redraw Its Gerrymandered Maps

The Secretaries of State from Alabama , Arizona , Arkansas , Kansas , Missouri and SC [official websites] filed a motion [text, PDF] on Monday urging the US Supreme Court to block the Pennsylvania Supreme Court's recent order [JURIST report] striking down the Congressional Redistricting Act of 2011 as violating the state constitution.

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  • House passes bill requiring reporting of abuse in amateur sports
House passes bill requiring reporting of abuse in amateur sports

Nassar was sentenced to up to 175 years in prison last week , pleading guilty to seven state charges of criminal sexual conduct. The court has set aside three days to give victims the opportunity to speak. The board also must "substantively discuss" at each of its meetings how the federation is progressing in implementing 70 recommendations ...

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  • EPL: Wenger gives reasons for Arsenal's 3-1 loss to Swansea
EPL: Wenger gives reasons for Arsenal's 3-1 loss to Swansea

This is not the first time Cech has been at fault, costing the Gunners points and it wouldn't be a surprise if his time at Arsenal comes to an end once the season finishes. The relegation battle has heated up with just 7 points separating the bottom half of the table. Since his arrival on December 28, Swansea have lost just one game and are s...

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