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Jewish groups blast Polish Senate's passing of Holocaust bill

Jewish groups blast Polish Senate's passing of Holocaust bill

The United States has asked Polish officials to rethink plans to enact the bill , arguing that it is a threat to freedom of speech and to Poland's worldwide relationships. How are Polish voters rea...

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CJI brings out a roster to allot cases

CJI brings out a roster to allot cases

The new roster system comes 20 days after four senior judges of the apex court held a press conference and expressed unhappiness over allocation and distribution of cases to various judges. Justice ...

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Budget 2018 is biggest disappointment to Telugu states

Budget 2018 is biggest disappointment to Telugu states

But, in vein, Arun Jaitley has not blessed Andhra Pradesh in any aspect. He further said , "He thinks BJP is forcing TDP to end its ties on its own". In an indication that the coalition could be in...

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Indiana State University kicks off Black History month

Indiana State University kicks off Black History month

One way to do this was to make a more overt effort to welcome the African American community. "We must acknowledge and pay tribute to the generations of individuals who struggled with adversity, ri...

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Paul George to participate in Three-Point Contest at All-Star Game

Paul George to participate in Three-Point Contest at All-Star Game

Saturday is generally viewed as NBA All-Star weekend's marquee evening. After narrowly losing out to Zach LaVine in an epic 2016 Slam Dunk Contest , Aaron Gordon returned past year hoping t...

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USA says Latin America does not need new imperial powers

USA says Latin America does not need new imperial powers

Secretary of State Tillerson is the second top ranking member of the Trump administration to be in Texas this week. Tillerson also talked about the US helping law enforcement in Mexico - providing...

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Murtaza Abbasi Condoles Death Of Sindh Minister

Murtaza Abbasi Condoles Death Of Sindh Minister

A senior Pakistani provincial minister, Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani , and his wife were on Thursday found dead at their house in the port city Karachi , police said. Sindh Assembly Deputy Speaker Sheh...

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Nagaland BJP delegation in Delhi on poll issue

Nagaland BJP delegation in Delhi on poll issue

For those bent on filing nominations, it's not only the political party which would be held responsible but even the tribe to which he/she belongs, would be tainted by the act of these opportunistic i...

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The Super Bowl controversy of JT and Janet Jackson

He said he had "a ton of grand ideas about special guests", including a reunion of 'N Sync , with whom he first played the Super Bowl in 2001. Timberlake booked Prince's Paisley Park studio-...

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Groundhog Day odds and ends

Groundhog Day odds and ends

John Griffiths has been a member of Phil's Inner Circle for 20 years. The fun really gets going around 3 a.m. with hours of music, dancing, fireworks and more entertainment at Gobbler's Knob . Th...

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EU, Britain set for clash over rights of citizens

EU, Britain set for clash over rights of citizens

He said the UK would be able to "roll over" 40 existing trade deals it is part of as an European Union member, as well as reaching its own arrangements with the likes of the United States, India and ...

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Rep. Ferguson on derailed train, not injured

Rep. Ferguson on derailed train, not injured

We hit a truck", he continued. The alleged Kristol tweet , as illustrated by the screenshot, had an 11:07 a.m. time stamp, meaning it would have been sent 13 minutes before the train crash occurred...

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Shell 'transformation' doubles profits as oil recovery takes hold

Shell 'transformation' doubles profits as oil recovery takes hold

Sometimes certain market moves may seem to go against prevailing logic. Falling trend-s are defined by trendlines that are drawn between two or more peaks (high points) to identify price resistance. T...

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'Loner' guilty of London mosque attack

'Loner' guilty of London mosque attack

Just after midnight Osborne saw a crowd helping 51-year-old Makram Ali who had collapsed at the junction of Seven Sisters Road and Whadcoat Street. The Crown Prosecution Service said Osborne "plan...

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Meghan Markle to attend first charity award ceremony with Prince Harry

Meghan Markle to attend first charity award ceremony with Prince Harry

Meghan Markle joined her fiance, Prince Harry , today to celebrate a cause close to his heart, the achievements of wounded and sick members of the military. However, tonight isn't the first time in ...

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Capito Sides With Pence: Manchin's Tax Vote Disappointing

Capito Sides With Pence: Manchin's Tax Vote Disappointing

A House and Senate Republican trip from Washington , D.C., to a West Virginia retreat ended in tragedy on 31 January 2018, when the train carrying lawmakers to a retreat collided with a garbage truck...

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Union Budget 2018: Jaitley recognises MSMEs as 'engine of growth, employment'

Union Budget 2018: Jaitley recognises MSMEs as 'engine of growth, employment'

The standard deduction, which is provided to salary earners, was discontinued from the assessment year 2006-07. No tax relief to the average tax payer. In the last fiscal, RSBY's budgetary allocatio...

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Russian Government Raises Concerns That Locusts Could Take Over the World

Russian Government Raises Concerns That Locusts Could Take Over the World

Russian officials are afraid the locusts could cause worldwide embarrassment for the country when teams arrive for the World Cup , which is set to begin in June. Football fields are green. "What if t...

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Christian Eriksen's lightning start for Tottenham blindsides Manchester United

Christian Eriksen's lightning start for Tottenham blindsides Manchester United

The amount of chances he finds himself into is also impacted by the poor attacking displays from the whole team. "Obviously we prepared for that situation to arrive and play in the opposition's ha...

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Budget 2018: Modi government plans mega expansion of rural infrastructure

Budget 2018: Modi government plans mega expansion of rural infrastructure

The healthcare industry termed the government's National Health Protection Scheme as an out of the box idea, saying that it will emerge a boon for the beneficiaries. "Through this initiative the gov...

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Russian Federation says Su-27 fighter jet intercepted United States spy aircraft; U.S. protests

Russian Federation says Su-27 fighter jet intercepted United States spy aircraft; U.S. protests

The Pentagon's allegations about what was described as unsafe interception of an EP-3 USA radio-electronic surveillance plane by a Sukhoi Su-27 jet over the global waters of the Black Sea near Crime...

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EAM Sushma Swaraj meets CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli

EAM Sushma Swaraj meets CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli

Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday arrived in Kathmandu for her two-day tour in Nepal. After meeting Oli, Swaraj is scheduled to hold a meeting with the presidium members ...

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Bypolls: Congress trounces BJP in Rajasthan; Mamata's TMC wins big in Bengal

Bypolls: Congress trounces BJP in Rajasthan; Mamata's TMC wins big in Bengal

The Trinamool had won the Sabang Assembly by-elections late previous year by a huge margin. Karan Singh Yadav of the Congress trounced his nearest BJP rival Jaswant Yadav by a whopping 1,96,496 vo...

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PM launches Khelo India School Games

PM launches Khelo India School Games

It is expected to help scout young talent from the schools in various disciplines and groom them as future champions. For this event Under-17 players have been invited to take part across 16 sports, w...

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Chelsea sign Arsenal's Giroud, Batshuayi departs for Dortmund

Chelsea sign Arsenal's Giroud, Batshuayi departs for Dortmund

For the fans, it will nearly feel like another new signing. Seeing as Wenger now has two world-class strikers at his disposal, it would make sense to play them both in their natural positions: tog...

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Israel risks 'perpetual occupation and conflict': German Foreign Minister

Israel risks 'perpetual occupation and conflict': German Foreign Minister

The EU urged the USA not to go it alone in any effort to make peace between Israel and the Palestinians. During a joint press conference with Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister interrupted Gabr...

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Analyst Research Roundup: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA), Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI)

Analyst Research Roundup: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA), Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI)

About 12.61 million shares traded. Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) has risen 6.68% since February 1, 2017 and is uptrending. Reilly Financial Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Alibaba Group Hldg ...

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2 students shot at Los Angeles middle school

2 students shot at Los Angeles middle school

PST (1655 GMT) Thursday of shots being fired at the shared campus of Sal Castro Middle School and Belmont High School west of downtown. Victims are reported to be a 15-year-old male in critical co...

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Weather advisory upgraded to winter storm warning

Weather advisory upgraded to winter storm warning

Accumulation should be less than a tenth of an inch. Crystal Pettet, a meteorologist with the NWS in Indianapolis, said professionals are keeping a close eye on two approaching systems, one set to a...

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Barack Obama Isn't A Big Fan of His New Bedroom

Barack Obama Isn't A Big Fan of His New Bedroom

Talking about their older daughter, Malia, she said , "Malia's got a room in the attic somewhere". He doesn't have enough closet space! "He's got the smallest room for his office!", she told Ellen D...

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Train carrying US Republicans hits truck

Train carrying US Republicans hits truck

A National Transportation Safety Board spokesman says investigators will spend several days at the Virginia site of crash between a truck and a train that was carrying dozens of Republican congressmen...

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NASA Satellite Lost for 13 Years Recovered by Amateur Astronomer

NASA Satellite Lost for 13 Years Recovered by Amateur Astronomer

The hardware that ran the Image program and the associated software for interpreting its signals have both been deactivated. NASA launched the IMAGE satellite from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Califor...

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900 miners trapped underground in the Free State

900 miners trapped underground in the Free State

The company said 65 people were rescued during the day, with 950 remaining trapped underground by early evening. They have access to water and food. The Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) said th...

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Scottish Finance Secretary Derek Mackay strikes Budget deal with Green party

Scottish Finance Secretary Derek Mackay strikes Budget deal with Green party

The Scottish Conservatives and Scottish Labour voted against, but two Liberal Democrat MSPs backed the proposals. Scots earning above £26,000 will pay more tax than if they lived in England, while...

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Nashville Mayor Admits Extramarital Affair With Former Security Head

Nashville Mayor Admits Extramarital Affair With Former Security Head

During a news conference Wednesday evening, Barry said the relationship was "over", but did not say when the relationship ended. According to CBS affiliate WTVF, Forrest had served in the securi...

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'Emotional Support Peacock' Denied Seat On United Airlines Flight

'Emotional Support Peacock' Denied Seat On United Airlines Flight

A US based woman bought a ticket for her peacock named Dexter a ticket as well to join her in-flight to Los Angeles from Newark airport. The animal's picture became viral after the travel-based talk...

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"Coalition for Nigeria is a pressure group not third force" says Obasanjo

During the question and answer session, a member of the audience asked why the coalition is not coming straight out as a political party. "The Coalition for Nigeria, having the best intentions of ou...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation raises 'grave concerns' about GOP intelligence memo, warns against its release

Federal Bureau of Investigation raises 'grave concerns' about GOP intelligence memo, warns against its release

He suggested this could take place at their next meeting on February 5, when Democrats will also make a new push to make the GOP majority release their memo refuting the Nunes document. And in op-...

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'O Canada': Bill passed to make national anthem gender neutral

'O Canada': Bill passed to make national anthem gender neutral

Bill C-210 to change the second line of the song to " In all thy sons command " to " In all of us command" was approved on Wednesday. According to CBC , however, there have been twelve different...

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Kurds in Syria call on United States support to rein in Turkish operations

Kurds in Syria call on United States support to rein in Turkish operations

Reportedly, battles are also underway to liberate Maranez and Bafel heights. Ankara began a cross-border operation dubbed "Olive Branch" supporting Syrian rebels with air strikes and ground troops...

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