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President in Kerala for two-day visit

President in Kerala for two-day visit

The President also noted that Kerala's strengths lay in basic literacy and skills - and the experience of Kerala's people in the services sector and in consumer driven industries - make this state a n...

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Are you forcing citizens to link Aadhaar? SC asks govt to clarify

Are you forcing citizens to link Aadhaar? SC asks govt to clarify

The extension is applicable to those who do not possess the card, but are willing to enrol. As per the new guidelines issued by the government, all mobile users are required to link their Aadhaar Ca...

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Trump slams Russian Federation for hindering USA efforts on North Korea

Trump slams Russian Federation for hindering USA efforts on North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump has discussed North Korea with Chinese President Xi Jinping during telephone talks in which he offered his congratulations to Xi on being re-elected as leader at the Chin...

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Kenyans' adverse reactions after Chebukati postponed repeat elections in Nyanza

Kenyans' adverse reactions after Chebukati postponed repeat elections in Nyanza

In the briefing, Chebukati stated, "some of our staff were hijacked and tortured in some areas". The chairman said on Thursday night that at least 35,664 polling stations were opened for the electio...

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Shocking video shows auto driving into immigration protest; driver arrested

Shocking video shows auto driving into immigration protest; driver arrested

Protesters in Brea, Calif., feared for the worst when Daniel Wenzek drove his auto through a crowd of several hundred of them on Thursday. He was later released pending results of the investigation. E...

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Facebook introduces new ad transparency features

The measures are aimed at increasing transparency about who pays for ads on its platform and who views them-including federal election ads from the past. US lawmakers also recently proposed the Honest...

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UAE Judoka Refuses to Shake Hands of Israeli Who Beats Him

UAE Judoka Refuses to Shake Hands of Israeli Who Beats Him

Flicker defeated Azerbaijan's Nijat Shikhalizada with an Ippon, the judo version of a knockout, to take the gold medal in the men's under-66 kg (145 pounds) class, but did so under the IJF flag becaus...

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Blue Whale challenge: SC asks media to create awareness

Blue Whale challenge: SC asks media to create awareness

Responding to a petition filed by 73-year-old Chennai-based advocate N S Ponnaiah, the Supreme Court after hearing from both parties said the game "is unsafe to life and needs to be condemned". The ...

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LeBron James names final goal of his National Basketball Association career

LeBron James names final goal of his National Basketball Association career

Teammate Kyle Korver , considered one of the greatest shooters in National Basketball Association history, thinks James is setting his sights too low. The city of Cleveland has experienced great su...

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BJP will highlight development, Nationalism in Gujarat polls: CM Rupani

BJP will highlight development, Nationalism in Gujarat polls: CM Rupani

Congress spokesman and mentor of Rahul Gandhi, Ajay Maken in a press conference on Tuesday revealed that Congress President Sonia Gandhi has written a letter to Election Commission requesting Gujara...

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US House Passes $4-Trillion Budget

US House Passes $4-Trillion Budget

The underlying budget measure abandons the Republican Party's longstanding promise to rein in deficits in favor of Trump's boast of "massive tax cuts". But as the state's Democratic delegation noted i...

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Lewis County Unemployment Rate at an All-Time Low, State Says

Douglas County's labor force was 73,146 in September with 69,956 employed. The rate is not seasonally adjusted. The California unemployment rate last month was 4.7 percent, down from 5.4 percent in ...

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Brother of Las Vegas shooter arrested on child porn charges

Brother of Las Vegas shooter arrested on child porn charges

Bruce Paddock is not a suspect in the Las Vegas shooting. Bruce Paddock was busted Wednesday at an assisted-living facility in North Hollywood , Calif., after police found over 600 child abuse imag...

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Father of missing Texas toddler now says she choked on milk

Father of missing Texas toddler now says she choked on milk

Sushma Swaraj tweeted that she has requested Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi "for a thorough investigation into the adoption process of Baby Saraswati SherinMathews who has b...

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Dia de los Muertos: Celebrating Loved Ones Who Have Died

Dia de los Muertos: Celebrating Loved Ones Who Have Died

On Saturday, Nov. 4 , Familias Latinas Unidas hosts a celebration from 9 a.m.to noon at Virginia Avenue Park. The Huitzlipotchli Azteca Dance Group performs for the Chicano Arts Council in 2012 d...

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Rep. Joe Kennedy III: Too Early to Call for Trump's Impeachment

Rep. Joe Kennedy III: Too Early to Call for Trump's Impeachment

Trump's tweet on Friday is likely to bring more attention on Steyer's campaign. The 60-year-old billionaire investor last week started a $10 million " Need to Impeach " initiative calling on Americ...

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Congress President Sonia Gandhi hospitalised after complaining of stomach upset

Congress President Sonia Gandhi hospitalised after complaining of stomach upset

According to media reports, 70-year-old Sonia Gandhi was rushed to Delhi from Shimla and has been admitted to Ganga Ram Hospital for observation. Reportedly, Sonia Gandhi was admitted because of a...

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Congressional committees probe Puerto Rico contract award

Congressional committees probe Puerto Rico contract award

The company - which had only two full-time employees as recently as last month - engaged in a heated back-and-forth on Wednesday with San Juan's outspoken Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz via Twitter. Whitefis...

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Six men charged for belonging to National Action

Six men charged for belonging to National Action

The man, who can not be named for legal reasons, is also charged with making threats to kill a female police officer. Christopher Lythgoe and five other men were charged under the Terrorism Act with...

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AIR pegs California wildfire insured losses at $2bn-$3bn

AIR pegs California wildfire insured losses at $2bn-$3bn

The Redwood Valley Fire has been the latest deadly Northern California wildfire to be contained since multiple blazes broke out during a windstorm on October 8, killing at least 42, destroying 8,700 s...

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Quake rattles Central Coast, felt in San Luis Obispo

Quake rattles Central Coast, felt in San Luis Obispo

Initial measurements indicated the magnitude at 4.6 before it was downgraded. Residents in Ventura, Oxnard, Oak View and Port Hueneme felt shaking from the temblor. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center ...

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"Golmaal Again" zooms past 100cr in five days

It is the fourth film in the screwball comedy franchise that has been a huge hit with the audience since its first installment in 2006. The film has performed very well in its first week. Golmaal Agai...

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Grambling State student charged in double homicide

Grambling State student charged in double homicide

Louis, faces first-degree murder charges, Lincoln Parish Sheriff's Office spokesman Maj. The shooting happened after a fight started inside of a dorm room and ended up in the courtyard. Andrews' bro...

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Two white South Africans who forced black man into coffin jailed

Two white South Africans who forced black man into coffin jailed

The defendants Theo Jackson, sentenced to 14 years, and Willem Oosthuizen, sentenced to 11 years, had pleaded not guilty. Judge Sheila Mphahlele found that mitigating circumstances were far outweigh...

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Tax 'reform' and the swamp

Tax 'reform' and the swamp

She adds that if Congress caps the contributions individuals can set aside in their 401 (k) plans at such a low level, this will only exacerbate the current retirement crisis where U.S. The majority o...

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Marriage up to destiny, says Rahul

Marriage up to destiny, says Rahul

However, this time, he was cornered by the champion boxer at the PHD Annual Awards for Excellence. Asked to post videos of his sporting activities so that younger people will get inspiration, Rahul sm...

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Buhari apologises as security operatives deny lawmakers access to Aso Rock

Buhari apologises as security operatives deny lawmakers access to Aso Rock

According to the report, the lawmakers had met at Saraki's house before leaving for Aso Rock, the seat of power, in a white coaster bus. The leadership of the National Assembly visited the villa...

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CPM to probe use of auto of smuggling case accused

CPM to probe use of auto of smuggling case accused

Leader of Opposition and Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala said it was "most unfortunate" that the left leader had undertaken the yatra in a vehicle belonging to a smuggler. This was confirmed on T...

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Mersal row: Madras HC dismisses plea to revoke censor certificate to film

Mersal row: Madras HC dismisses plea to revoke censor certificate to film

Aditi Ravindranath, executive producer at Thenandal Studios and Sreedhar Pillai, trade analyst, both took to Twitter to confirm the news , that the film is being postponed until further notice. Mersa...

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Former BBC journalist Vinod Verma arrested in extortion case

Former BBC journalist Vinod Verma arrested in extortion case

Pandri, distt Raipur". Verma was arrested at 3 a.m. on Friday. Verma, a freelance journalist, was Digital Editor at Amar Ujala and also worked with the BBC . Investigators later recovered aroun...

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Russia Conducts Ballistic Missile Tests

Russia Conducts Ballistic Missile Tests

According to news agency ANI , submarine based projectiles were also launched during the military exercises which also involved long-range bombers. In early September, Russia carried out joint mi...

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CBI files FIR against George, two others in Ganapathy case

CBI files FIR against George, two others in Ganapathy case

Shortly after the filing of the CID report in September a year ago, George was reinstated as a minister while Prasad was reappointed state intelligence chief and Mohanty was already on central deputat...

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Kerala 'Love Jihad' case: 'I will be killed anytime

Kerala 'Love Jihad' case: 'I will be killed anytime

Meanwhile the SC had also said that the parents of the 24-year old Hadiya can not hold her in house arrest. Today or tomorrow, I am going to die. My father is getting angry, I can make out. When asked...

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Koreans Hold 3rd 'Most Powerful' Passport in the World

Koreans Hold 3rd 'Most Powerful' Passport in the World

Meanwhile, the USA passport's usefulness has fallen since President Donald Trump took office. Passport Index ranks passports from across the world on their total visa-free score, meaning how muc...

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ISIS is on the Verge of Losing Iraq

ISIS is on the Verge of Losing Iraq

Also, on October 5, al-Abadi said Iraqi armed forces had liberated Hawijah, driving Daesh Takfiris out of their last bastion in the oil-rich northern province of Kirkuk. Meanwhile, Staff Major Gener...

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Oklahoma Senate Passes Resolution To Increase State's Gross Production Tax

Oklahoma Senate Passes Resolution To Increase State's Gross Production Tax

The Senate passed a resolution asking the House to reconsider a bill that failed Wednesday , jacking the tax on gasoline, beer, and tobacco, but also to raise the tax on oil and natural gas productio...

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New 'hot felon' may raise bail with her good looks

New 'hot felon' may raise bail with her good looks

Ponce was with her infant and two other TRG members at the time, one of which was also arrested for an unrelated felony. Also in the vehicle were two stolen guns which were listed as stolen. Vang sai...

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Trump to skip key event in PH 'purely for scheduling reasons'

Trump to skip key event in PH 'purely for scheduling reasons'

Cayetano issued the remark amid reports from global press that Trump was mulling to skip the East Asia Summit, an annual forum that will be attended by Southeast Asian leaders and world leaders. The r...

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Missing New York woman found safe in MA 42 years later

Missing New York woman found safe in MA 42 years later

But when he returned, she was gone, and had missing for more than four decades. Authorities say a NY woman who disappeared 42 years ago has been found suffering from dementia and living in M...

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Court decision threatens Turnbull majority

Court decision threatens Turnbull majority

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's conservative coalition has a single-seat majority in the 150-seat House of Representatives where parties form governments. If disqualified, Joyce will be forced to a ...

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