• China sets $175bn military budget
China sets $175bn military budget

Meanwhile, India's defence budget as per the Budget 2018 has been hiked by 7.81 percent to Rs 2.74 lakh crore, around 1.58 percent of the projected GDP for 2018-19, the lowest figure since the 1962 war with China. At the same time, Beijing has imposed increasingly assertive claims to vast expanses of the contested South China Sea, while engaging ...

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  • Man arrested in sex assault of girl in her Mississauga bedroom
Man arrested in sex assault of girl in her Mississauga bedroom

Friday in the Streetsville area of Mississauga, Ont. They say they are now trying to find the victim's boyfriend, who they say is a 39-year-old man from Toronto. The girl was taken to a Toronto hospital for assessment, police added. On Sunday (March 4) police arrested Marcin Gozdzik, 35, of Mississauga. A suspect identified as 80-year-old Siv...

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  • Bellator 200 adds heavyweight showdown between Mirko Cro Cop and Roy Nelson
Bellator 200 adds heavyweight showdown between Mirko Cro Cop and Roy Nelson

Cro Cop is now riding an eight-fight winning streak. From there, the heavyweight legend left the UFC, picking up wins over Hyun Man Myung, " King Mo ", "Baruto", Amir Aliakbari and Tsuyoshi Kohsaka in the Rizin ring. It seems every time retirement crosses Cro Cop's mind, the fight game keeps pulling him back in. Amusing how seven years after th...

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  • Money laundering case: Special CBI Court grants bail to Misa Bharti, husband
Money laundering case: Special CBI Court grants bail to Misa Bharti, husband

The special judge Arvind Kumar granted the bail on the surety of Rs 2 lakh. During the course of proceedings, Enforcement Directorate (ED ) submitted to the Court that the couple had committed very serious offence but still court have granted them bail.

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  • Swiss National Bank Grows Holdings in Essent Group Ltd (NYSE:ESNT)
Swiss National Bank Grows Holdings in Essent Group Ltd (NYSE:ESNT)

Blackrock invested 0.01% in Essent Group Ltd . (NYSE: ESNT ). It has outperformed by 64.99% the S&P500. Globeflex Capital LP increased Essent Group Ord (ESNT) stake by 18.34% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Bank of America given on Wednesday, September 28. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy" on W...

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  • Ionescu keys Ducks' Pac-12 title victory
Ionescu keys Ducks' Pac-12 title victory

Because of the unbalanced Pac-12 schedule, OR and Stanford met just once during the regular season, the Cardinal coming away with a 78-65 win in Eugene on a star-making day from senior guard Brittany McPhee, who scored 19 straight points in the fourth quarter (and 33 total) to propel Stanford to their signature victory of the regular season.

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  • First look of Rajkummar-Kangana's 'Mental Hai Kya' out
First look of Rajkummar-Kangana's 'Mental Hai Kya' out

We have your first look at Ekta Kapoor's Mental Hai Kya . If we are to name two actors in Bollywood who have made a name for themselves purely on the basis of their talent, it has to be Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao . Mental Hai Kya is produced by Ekta Kapoor's Balaji Motion Pictures and Shailesh R Singh's Karma Media. With Kangana's ph...

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  • Nor'easter No. 2: East Coast readies for more winter weather
Nor'easter No. 2: East Coast readies for more winter weather

Pockets of warm water add fuel to the system, causing the barometric pressure to rapidly drop which strengthens the associated low-pressure system and significantly increases the winds of the storm . "The wind and rain make it challenging for our crews as they continue to restore power", the utility said via Twitter. Winter Storm Quinn will im...

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  • Auto Industry Reacts to Trump's Proposed Steel and Aluminum Tariffs
Auto Industry Reacts to Trump's Proposed Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

Mexico must do much more on stopping drugs from pouring into the U.S. They have not done what needs to be done". But Trump's comments and tweets earlier in the day suggested he was also using them as leverage in the current talks to revise NAFTA.

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  • Time running out for NAFTA deal, but bilateral agreements possible, United States says
Time running out for NAFTA deal, but bilateral agreements possible, United States says

He later added, when asked about U.S. Nafta demands: "Of course the United States is willing to compromise". By early evening on Saturday, no further sections had been concluded, said an official familiar with the talks. "It's a lot of extra work", he told Reuters on Saturday. Officials say a handful of less contentious NAFTA chapters could s...

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  • Italy's League claims right to govern after inconclusive vote
Italy's League claims right to govern after inconclusive vote

It is unclear whether the movement, which rejects establishment parties, will be able or willing to form a governing coalition . To maximize its success in both the Senate and the Chamber of Deputies, Lega Nord opted for a center-right bloc with former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia .

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  • Development in China poses no threat to other country
Development in China poses no threat to other country

But foreign experts were not all convinced, with Tim Huxley, executive director of the International Institute for Strategic Studies-Asia in Singapore, saying there was a sustained effort to increase funding for the People's Liberation Army, adding that a good part of the rise will go into efforts to increase China's nuclear forces and the military...

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  • Beijing official urges efforts for Xi's 'Chinese Dream'
Beijing official urges efforts for Xi's 'Chinese Dream'

The report also will provide details about another closely watched item, China's military spending. In the West, many analysts seemed jaded after Beijing's announcement-especially those who had hoped China would reform politically as its economy prospered (just as South Korea and Taiwan had in the 1980s).

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  • After Phil Hughes, Sean Abbot bouncer strikes another batsman in chilling incident
After Phil Hughes, Sean Abbot bouncer strikes another batsman in chilling incident

After receiving treatment, Pucovski was able to walk off the ground assisted by a medical team. During his first-class debut last season he was hit on the head while fielding when the ball deviated off the surface. In the 19th over of Victoria's second innings, Pucovski had ducked into a short delivery from Abbott and was struck on the left side ...

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  • Convicted sex offender a free man because of technicality
Convicted sex offender a free man because of technicality

McFadden was released Tuesday, after his attorneys appealed his conviction say that delays before his original trial violated Colorado's speedy trial statutes. However, on his third continuance, McFadden made a decision to assert his speedy trial rights. "This was found despite the trial court continuing the case to protect the defendant's Consti...

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  • Trump jokes about his impeachment, mocks media
Trump jokes about his impeachment, mocks media

Whistle Blower, Helen Forster, HUD's former chief of administration, claims Carson's wife, Candy, pressured her to circumvent the law requiring any expenditure for renovations exceeding $5,000 be approved by an oversight body. "The situation is made much worse by the fact that we have family members in the White House ". Qatar, a longtime American...

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  • Heide Trask High School student charged after threatening note found
Heide Trask High School student charged after threatening note found

An LPSS spokesman said upon receiving the report of a gun on campus that school resource officers immediately investigated and apprehended the person with the firearm. Later that afternoon at 2:30 p.m., they'll head to Park Square in Pittsfield to engage the community in a conversation about guns. "It will be hard to think it won't be", he said.

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  • England boss Gareth Southgate must trust Marcus Rashford - Mourinho
England boss Gareth Southgate must trust Marcus Rashford - Mourinho

It is hard to believe it has only been two years since the Manchester United academy graduate burst onto the scene, following up a debut brace against FC Midtjylland with thrilling displays that saw the teenager fast-tracked into Roy Hodgson's Euro 2016 squad.

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  • Serco Group plc (SRP) Insider Acquires £8900 in Stock
Serco Group plc (SRP) Insider Acquires £8900 in Stock

Federated Inc Pa owns 760,863 shares or 0.02% of their U.S. portfolio. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 2,988 shares. Capstone Financial Advsrs has invested 0.1% in Greencore Group plc (LON:GNC). Peel Hunt maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 240 target in Monday, January 23 report. Four analysts have rated the stock with a se...

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  • Seldom seen shipwreck re-emerges from York beach sands
Seldom seen shipwreck re-emerges from York beach sands

According to York Police, the old ship made of wood is buried at Short Sands Beach, and resurfaced on the beach after Friday's storm. The Maine Historic Preservation Commission believes the 51-foot-long hull dates to the era between the Revolutionary War and Civil War.

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  • (NYSE:XOM) is Ffcm LLC's Largest Position
(NYSE:XOM) is Ffcm LLC's Largest Position

The stock decreased 0.62% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $12.85. About 631,471 shares traded. Foxtons Group PLC (LON:FOXT) has 0.00% since March 5, 2017 and is. Exxon Mobil had 88 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. They expect $0.55 earnings per share, up 1.85% or $0.01 from last year's $0.54 per sha...

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  • Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Total Over $600 Million
Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Total Over $600 Million

Because this player paid an additional $1 for PowerPlay, a $50,000 prize doubled to $100,000 when a "2" multiplier was selected. Two multi-state lottery jackpots add up to more than $300 million this week. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com . Mega Millions is up to $265 million with a drawing scheduled fo...

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  • UK PM May Defends Her
UK PM May Defends Her "Ambitious, Credible Vision" For Brexit Deal

Appearing on the BBC this morning, The Tánaiste Simon Coveney is "not sure" the technological solution would "actually protect the integrity of the European Union single market". The Telegraph understands that United Kingdom and European Union negotiators will meet in Brussels this week for crunch talks on how Britain can still benefit from EU's...

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  • Panama court evicts Trump management from hotel - Trump Organization
Panama court evicts Trump management from hotel - Trump Organization

Mr Fintiklis and other owners tried to fire Mr Trump's company a year ago, but the Trump Organisation had refused to surrender physical possession of the hotel. "When that effort failed", the Trump Organization statement says the owners "resorted to thug-like, mob style tactics, repeatedly attempting to force their way into Trump Hotels' offices, i...

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  • Vijay Deverakonda, Mehreen Pirzada To Star In Film Directed By Anand Shankar
Vijay Deverakonda, Mehreen Pirzada To Star In Film Directed By Anand Shankar

Vijay Devarakonda (R) and Mehreen Pirzada . The film will be helmed by Anand Shankar of Iru Mugan and Arima Nambi fame. The project was officially announced by its makers Studio Green via a poster last December. "The principal shooting for the film will kickstart towards the end of March", a source from the team told Firstpost . Taking the ...

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