• McDonald succeeds Adams as Sinn Fein President
McDonald succeeds Adams as Sinn Fein President

Speaking last month, Adams said his decision to step down was "part of Sinn Fein's 10-year plan for the regeneration and renewal of the party". Many in the province fear direct rule would further destabilise the delicate political balance between the two sides who up until past year had run the province since 2007 under the terms of the 1998 Good...

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  • Tripura is wearing wrong 'Manik' for 25 years
Tripura is wearing wrong 'Manik' for 25 years

Even as Modi dramatically tightens India's ties with Israel, New Delhi has continued its longstanding support of the Palestinians in global forums. "We will discuss the recent updates with Prime Minister Modi, and the recent developments in the peace process, the bilateral relations, and the regional situations".

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  • Lim Hyo-jun captures South Korea's first gold medal
Lim Hyo-jun captures South Korea's first gold medal

In 1951, 17-year-old Jack Keep enlisted in the U.S. Navy, and in early 1953 was assigned to Task Force 77 as a petty officer aboard a ship patrolling the North Korean coast. "I'm just ready for whatever they give us the opportunity to see", Ewing told CNBC earlier this month over Skype from his home in Virginia. "I tried to protect my third place...

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  • US Senate votes to re-open the government
US Senate votes to re-open the government

After signing the bill, Trump on Friday defended the extra spending on Twitter: "Without more Republicans in Congress , we were forced to increase spending on things we do not like or want in order to finally, after many years of depletion, take care of our Military".

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  • Analysts' Review under Consideration: Callaway Golf Company (ELY)
Analysts' Review under Consideration: Callaway Golf Company (ELY)

The stock is trading $14.46 its 50-day moving average by -0.66%. About 1.83 million shares traded or 101.61% up from the average. Callaway Golf Co. ( ELY ) is expected to post revenue of $338.95 Million in the current quarter, according to consensus of 10 analysts .

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  • Twitterati Condemn Manohar Parrikar's Statement On Girls Drinking Beer
Twitterati Condemn Manohar Parrikar's Statement On Girls Drinking Beer

I personally do not believe that there is much proliferation in colleges. "There is no connection between export and extraction", Parrikar said , adding that the setback caused by the apex court's order would be temporary. "A long queue was seen for the lower division clerk's job in the government department because they do not want to work hard",...

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  • Power struggles 'ravage' ailing Tsvangirai's MDC party
Power struggles 'ravage' ailing Tsvangirai's MDC party

On Wednesday, Tsvangirai, through his spokesperson Luke Tamborinyoka, appointed one of his deputies Nelson Chamisa as the acting president of the party until he returns. However, party deputy treasurer Chalton Hwende immediately took to social media to rubbish Tsvangirai's purported reversal of Chamisa's elevation. However, Thokozani Khupe the ot...

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  • Turkish military: more than thousand terrorists killed in Afrin
Turkish military: more than thousand terrorists killed in Afrin

Turkey carried out air strikes on the city of Afrin in northern Syria on Thursday night, China's Xinhua News Agency reported quoting the pan-Arab al-Mayadeen TV. Russian Federation effectively controls the skies over the northern region. Additionally, Turkey has threatened to launch a military operation against Manbij, Syria, a place where USA t...

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  • Hong Kong bus overturns, killing at least 19 people
Hong Kong bus overturns, killing at least 19 people

Seventeen men and two women are among the dead. Rescuers were attempting to reach passengers trapped in the wreckage, although police were unable to say how many were still inside the bus. "And then it was like the tyre slipped, and the bus turned". The bus was headed to Tai Po from Sha Tin Racecourse. Photos and videos published by local med...

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  • Syrian Regime's Airstrikes Kill Scores Of Besieged Civilians In Eastern Ghouta
Syrian Regime's Airstrikes Kill Scores Of Besieged Civilians In Eastern Ghouta

The Russian officials offered assurances that they would not engage the coalition forces in the area, Veale said. "We would like to see a ceasefire, the end of the war, but the terrorists, I am not sure, are in agreement", he told reporters.

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  • Light snow, rain showers in MA forecast this weekend
Light snow, rain showers in MA forecast this weekend

North wind 5 to 11 miles per hour. The snow is expected to begin during the Thursday evening rush hour and continue through the Friday morning commute. A few showers could develop east of DFW, but overall rain chances in DFW will be limited. Snow and cold temperatures are expected in the Billings area on Friday but the worst of the ...

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  • Pence sidesteps encounter with North Korean official
Pence sidesteps encounter with North Korean official

Yet obstacles were evident even amid the outreach. But it made no mention of US President Mike Pence, who was seated in the same box as Moon and the two North Koreans. Choi Bok-mu, a fitness club manager at the Olympics athletes village in Gangneung, said he had not experienced any problems communicating with North Korean athletes, despite them s...

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  • US spies bilked for USD100,000 by Russian peddling Trump secrets
US spies bilked for USD100,000 by Russian peddling Trump secrets

The CIA and NSA were engaged in secret negotiations with a "Russian intermediary" past year in a desperate effort to retrieve documents and hacking tools stolen by the mysterious Shadow Brokers collective, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter James Risen wrote in an for the Intercept , citing sources familiar with the matter.

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  • Hardik Patel meets Mamata Banerjee, gets offer to join Trinamool Congress
Hardik Patel meets Mamata Banerjee, gets offer to join Trinamool Congress

The Patidar agitation leader also took to Twitter and tweeted, "I will definitely come here to campaign during the Lok Sabha elections in 2019". But today, I have seen lady Gandhi . Stressing on to need for an anti-BJP platform in the country, Hardik said that the Congress and Trinamool should come together to make this possible.

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  • Donald Trump signs deal to end second government shutdown
Donald Trump signs deal to end second government shutdown

Some lawmakers, including Flake, have suggested they may have to fall back on a temporary DACA extension with modest border security measures if lawmakers can not agree on a broader immigration reform bill . Most Democrats opposed the measure, following the lead of Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., who tried but failed to use the mome...

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  • Killed as Assad Attacks Rebels Near Damascus
Killed as Assad Attacks Rebels Near Damascus

The Syrian government, which has also protested the Turkish operation in Afrin, said it deployed its air defense systems in northern Syria . "International coalition forces are bombing popular forces fighting " Daesh " and the (Syrian Democratic Forces) east of the Euphrates river and there are reports of casualties", statements carried by t...

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  • Jessica Corbett: David Sorensen's Ex-Wife Says He Was Abusive
Jessica Corbett: David Sorensen's Ex-Wife Says He Was Abusive

Trump said Porter , who resigned when the abuse allegations became public this week, had "worked hard" at the White House and wished him well. The New York Times reported last night that Kelly had told West Wing officials he was willing to step down over the controversy, though he had neither formally resigned nor was expected to do so.

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  • Pelosi Protests Stalled Immigration Talks With Marathon House Speech
Pelosi Protests Stalled Immigration Talks With Marathon House Speech

Pelosi was speaking against a compromise federal budget deal recently announced by Senate leaders that would lift spending caps and avert a looming government shutdown - but does not address immigration. Pelosi began talking just after 10 a.m. EST, telling stories of Dreamers' successes and contributions in the U.S. She reportedly had requested h...

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  • House Passes Budget Measure To End Government Shutdown
House Passes Budget Measure To End Government Shutdown

He calls the spending plan a "BIG VICTORY for our Military, but much waste in order to get Dem votes". House GOP leaders said they were confident they had shored up support among conservatives for the measure, which would shower the Pentagon with money but add hundreds of billions of dollars to the nation's 20 trillion-plus USA dollars (£14...

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  • Congress MP Renuka Chowdhary moves privilege motion against MoS Kiren Rijiju
Congress MP Renuka Chowdhary moves privilege motion against MoS Kiren Rijiju

Previous Union Minister and senior Congress pioneer Veerappa Moily on Thursday said women ministers of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) ought not act like slaves of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The prime minister, he said, "crossed the line of political discourse" with the use of his language and his "outrageous" reference. "We condemn it.

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  • Tourist Urinating From Bus Was Trigger For
Tourist Urinating From Bus Was Trigger For "Scum" Remark: Goa Minister

Sardesai released a video message on online platforms after he was quoted by certain sections of the media as terming domestic tourists "scum of the earth". "Those people - how will you control?". Pointing at the problem of trash on the beach and in cities, Sardesai highlighted the lack of proper mechanism to control or educate the short-term tou...

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  • Senate leaders announce two-year budget pact
Senate leaders announce two-year budget pact

Prospects for avoiding the temporary shutdown were dashed when Republican Sen. On Wednesday, CNN reported that a two-year deal was reached, with both sides giving just enough to come to a compromise. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , who spent hours rambling on the House floor in the chamber's longest speech in history, plans to vote a...

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  • Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) Holdings Increased by Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc
Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) Holdings Increased by Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc

Bb&T Secs reported 1.73M shares. Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE:GVA) has risen 16.24% since February 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.53% the S&P500. Tcw Inc reported 2.43% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. 10,464 are held by Pinnacle Ltd Llc. Benjamin F Edwards invested in 17,340 shares or 0.36% of the stock.

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  • McConnell officially tees up immigration debate next week
McConnell officially tees up immigration debate next week

Lawmakers intend to combine the two-year spending deal with a short-term measure to keep the government operating when current funding runs out at the end of the day Thursday. Many Republicans, whose party controls both chambers of Congress, said the military's need for funding justified the extra spending. House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Mead...

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  • United States politician Nancy Pelosi sets record with eight-hour speech
United States politician Nancy Pelosi sets record with eight-hour speech

Pelosi was speaking against a compromise federal budget deal recently announced by Senate leaders that would lift spending caps and avert a looming government shutdown - but does not address immigration. "They are a reflection of all the immigrants that have come before". Top Senate leaders are working to finalize a two-year budget deal that w...

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