• Nirav Modi enjoyed political patronage from high and mighty, says Congress
Nirav Modi enjoyed political patronage from high and mighty, says Congress

Prime Minister Modi also noted that promoting the use of solar energy, converting agriculture waste into wealth and economical use of crop residue will also help in doubling of farmers' income by 2022. But what they must remember is that the spirit of the tribals people of Meghalaya can never be purchased, he further added. Praising Chief Ministe...

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  • Michigan State vs. IL - 2/20/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Michigan State vs. IL - 2/20/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The win was Michigan State's 11 straight as the Spartans steamroll toward next week's Big Ten tournament and then the NCAA Tournament. IL forced 25 turnovers but still lost by 13 in that game. The junior is shooting 49.5 percent from the field in conference-only games, good for sixth place among all Big Ten players. The Spartans are first in th...

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  • Senate's latest pay raise bill starts with a 2 percent raise
Senate's latest pay raise bill starts with a 2 percent raise

The Senate originally passed a version that called for a 1 percent increase each year for five years. House of Delegates and Senate leaders called for teachers to accept the proposal, which would amount to a three-year, 4 percent raise, as opposed to 5 percent overall raises advanced by the House of Delegates on February 13 in a plan initiall...

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  • Netanyahu Warns Israel Could Attack Iran if Tehran's Aggression Continues Unchecked
Netanyahu Warns Israel Could Attack Iran if Tehran's Aggression Continues Unchecked

Israel responded to that incident by bombing Iranian military installations in Syria . The statement by Rezai, a former commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC), was made as a reaction to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who had said on Sunday February 18: " Israel could act against Iran if necessary".

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  • Man whose wife was lost at sea now accused in her death
Man whose wife was lost at sea now accused in her death

The catamaran was later found overturned in the Florida Straits. Authorities revealed a Coast Guard expert determined the catamaran had suffered intentional damage, not from a collision, but "from inside the vessel" in both hulls. Bennett, 41, was rescued from a life raft about 30 miles west of Cay Sal, Bahamas, an island near Cuba's northern s...

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  • Mikaela Shiffrin drops out of downhill to focus on combined event
Mikaela Shiffrin drops out of downhill to focus on combined event

The downhill is Vonn's signature event . Krushelnitsky won the bronze medal in mixed doubles. But the moment was golden. As for Vonn, she's taking the trolling in stride. "You've got to put things into perspective". "I want to, for sure, but I don't know", Shiffrin said. "I skied really well, but I think Sofia is untouchable today".

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  • Florida school shooting survivors en route to pressure lawmakers on gun control
Florida school shooting survivors en route to pressure lawmakers on gun control

The student survivors of Wednesday's massacre declared " we will be the last ". At the same time, students at Boca Raton High and Park Vista High west of Boynton Beach held rallies or rememberances on their school campuses. "I just didn't feel anyone was doing anything about guns", said Hong, who walked about 4 ½miles before getting a ride to Dou...

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  • Were Analysts Bearish RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS) This Week?
Were Analysts Bearish RWS Holdings plc (LON:RWS) This Week?

WTS's SI was 874,100 shares in February as released by FINRA. It worsened, as 5 investors sold SRDX shares while 43 reduced holdings. The SI to Watts Water Tech Class A's float is 3.42%. (NYSE:EGL) rating on Wednesday, October 18. Tiaa Cref Management Ltd accumulated 808,251 shares. The 683 Capital Management Llc holds 1.05M shares with $10.08 mill...

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  • Nearly 250 civilians killed in Syria 'bombardment'
Nearly 250 civilians killed in Syria 'bombardment'

The UN said Tuesday it is deeply alarmed by conditions in Syria's Eastern Ghouta following reports that a large number of civilians have been killed in airstrikes . "The situation in Eastern Ghouta is tragic ... if it is this bad psychologically for adults - it is worse for children", she said. On Tuesday morning, Damascus residents report...

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  • Trump pushes for ban on rapid-fire gun 'bump stocks'
Trump pushes for ban on rapid-fire gun 'bump stocks'

The devices were reportedly discovered in the room of the Las Vegas shooter, who killed 58 and injured 851 in December 2017. The president said he expects the regulations to be finalized "very soon". Sen. Dianne Feinstein, a California Democrat who submitted a bill previous year in the Senate that would ban bump stocks , welcomed Trump's s...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn says Czech spying claims are 'lies and smears'
Jeremy Corbyn says Czech spying claims are 'lies and smears'

Files held by the Czech Security Service Archive, first reported by the Sun detail contacts Mr Corbyn is alleged to have had with a Czechoslovakian diplomat and agent in London in 1986 and 1987. Their readers, you, all of us, deserve so much better. Asked directly by BBC Breakfast presenter Steph McGovern, who was acting as compere for the even...

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  • Daughter Sets Up Father to be Carjacked by 2 Other Teens
Daughter Sets Up Father to be Carjacked by 2 Other Teens

Cops say the two men then got into the vehicle and forced the teen's father to drive to the Mize family home to get more money. Susan was dropped off at her home, but never called 911, according to the sheriff's office. Between the ATM and going to Barry's home, cops say Mize got out of the auto. Upon Mize's request, the suspects took her home. ...

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  • As Early Voting Begins, Both Parties In N. Texas Say They're Energized
As Early Voting Begins, Both Parties In N. Texas Say They're Energized

It will likely take most people by surprise, since the Cook County Clerk's office has issued zero public statements, press releases, or other information regarding the ballot line. Locations closer to campus include the Market Street at 4425 19th St., United at 401 Slide Rd. and the Robert H. Ewalt Student Recreation Center on campus.

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  • Joost Luiten gets better of Chris Wood to win NBO Oman Open
Joost Luiten gets better of Chris Wood to win NBO Oman Open

Joost Luiten began the final day of the NBO Oman Open tied for the lead with Julien Guerrier of France and England's Matthew Southgate . Luiten second consecutive 66 featured just one dropped shot on a card littered with birdies, while Guerrier enjoyed an eagle on the par five 12th after he drained a long range putt.

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  • BC Budget 2018: Foreign buyer tax expanded, 2% speculation tax by 2019
BC Budget 2018: Foreign buyer tax expanded, 2% speculation tax by 2019

The provincial government had already announced it was cutting Medical Service Plan premiums in half on January 1, 2018, and in Tuesday's provincial budget it took the next step to eliminate them. The government said it's working with municipalities to develop new tools, such as rental zoning, and creating a new office to partner with non-profits a...

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  • Wine war trade challenge
Wine war trade challenge

Initial discussions will take place between officials from both governments, Ralston said, and if they can't resolve the dispute within 120 days, the issue will go to a tribunal. The Alberta government announced two weeks ago an immediate halt on the import of B.C.'s wines into the province. Notley and Bilous have said the Trans Mountain expansio...

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  • Gitanjali Gems officials quit
Gitanjali Gems officials quit

The department has already sought information from the Bahamas, Singapore and Jersey about MonteCristo Trust and two payments of Rs 284 crore received from one Jade Bridge Holdings Pvt Ltd, Cyprus, and Rs 271 crore received from the Singapore-based Islington International Holdings whose beneficial owner is Nirav Modi's sister Purvi Mehta.

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  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their wedding date!
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their wedding date!

The aim was for Meghan to be able to air her worries or grievances and for Camilla to help alleviate them. Guy Oliver, from the Old Barn Inn in Glooston, confirmed that they will be throwing a street party on the day of Prince Harry and Markle's royal wedding.

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  • 300 protesters arrested in Tehran, five security forces dead in clashes
300 protesters arrested in Tehran, five security forces dead in clashes

The Tehran police meanwhile stated that the clashes left three of their men dead. One video clip posted on social media showed a white minibus speeding down a busy Tehran street, as dozens of police officers carrying batons and riot shields gave chase, with onlookers screaming.

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  • India bank hack 'similar' to $81 million Bangladesh central bank heist
India bank hack 'similar' to $81 million Bangladesh central bank heist

Fitch, on Tuesday, placed Punjab National Bank ( PNB ) on "Rating Watch Negative" (RWN), reflecting a possibility of downgrade following the Dollars 1.77 billion fraud. The beneficiary claimed the funds by submitting forged documents. The bank had been able block only one of the transfers worth $500,000, while attempts were under way to retri...

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  • Drought-stricken Cape Town pushes back 'Day Zero' again
Drought-stricken Cape Town pushes back 'Day Zero' again

Day Zero, the day we may have to start queueing for water, has now moved to 9 July due to a weekly drop in dam levels of only 0.5%, setting us now 139 days away. Because of the testing nature of the sport, efforts to reduce the consumption of bottled water throughout the tournament week have been made, which include trucking in 700 cases of bottled...

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  • Trump heads to Florida to meet school shooting victims
Trump heads to Florida to meet school shooting victims

He also claimed an excessive focus on Russian Federation led FBI investigators to miss signs that could have prevented the deadly school shooting in Florida last week. Sen. Marco Rubio, a Florida Republican , said it was "inexcusable" that the FBI did not follow protocols and urged Congress to launch its own investigation.

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  • Man missing as unsafe swell from cyclone causes havoc along NSW coast
Man missing as unsafe swell from cyclone causes havoc along NSW coast

Police from the Mid North Coast Police District will prepare a report for the information of the NSW Coroner. There is also a severe storm warning for heavy rainfall for parts of the South Coast and Snowy Mountains. Police Marine Area command is advising people to avoid fishing, swimming and boating activities. Boaters planning to cross shallow...

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  • U.S. effort to put Pakistan on FATF watchlist failed
U.S. effort to put Pakistan on FATF watchlist failed

He said that the motion has been deferred for three months, while the Asia Pacific Group has been asked to present another report in June. Although no details were available, official sources said that China, Turkey, and Russian Federation, all of which are on the task force, opposed the US motion against Pakistan .

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  • Trump keeps up attacks on Obama over Russian meddling
Trump keeps up attacks on Obama over Russian meddling

Trump blamed former President Obama for not doing enough about Russia's meddling. Finally, Liddle' Adam Schiff, the leakin' monster of no control, is now blaming the Obama Administration for Russian meddling in the 2016 Election. The reason why Trump would be their guy is because the sanctions were levied by President Obama, for whom Trump is the...

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