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RailRoko: Job Aspirants Block Mumbai Local Train Services

RailRoko: Job Aspirants Block Mumbai Local Train Services

This has been done as per Section 22 (1) of the Apprentices Act and the various judgements pronounced by the Hon'ble Supreme Court from time to time. Twenty per cent of all positions announced by th...

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Britain takes 'decisive step' towards Brexit deal - but not without controversy

Britain takes 'decisive step' towards Brexit deal - but not without controversy

Britain will stay in the single market and customs union for 21 months after it leaves the EU in March 2019 and will be able to sign new free trade deals during the transition - but they won't come in...

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Loyola Ramblers return to Chicago after second NCAA Tournament win

Loyola Ramblers return to Chicago after second NCAA Tournament win

Three key players return to coach Porter Moser's squad including Custer, the conference player of the year. Nevada has had two incredible comebacks against Texas and Cincinnati to advance to the S...

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Large US Retailers Urge Trump Against China Tariffs

Large US Retailers Urge Trump Against China Tariffs

On Friday, the European Commission did just this, releasing a list of products imported from the United States to be targeted by retaliatory tariffs if the European Union (EU) does not receive an ex...

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India says 39 workers abducted in Iraq in 2015 dead

India says 39 workers abducted in Iraq in 2015 dead

She said the bodies were spotted using deep penetration radar and were exhumed from mass graves. "You all saw what happened in Lok Sabha , Today, Congress led the protests and Jyotiraditya Scind...

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Hillary Clinton Apologizes... Sort of

Hillary Clinton Apologizes... Sort of

In the interview , McCaskill said that her words were "kind of fighting words for me" and though "I may not have agreed with their choice, but I certainly respect them". "If you look at the map of ...

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Mueller Team Sends Questions To Trump As Part Of Interview Negotiations

Mueller Team Sends Questions To Trump As Part Of Interview Negotiations

Any dismissal would have to be carried out by Rod Rosenstein, the Trump-appointed deputy attorney general who has publicly expressed support for Mueller. "In response to media speculation and related ...

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Fifth explosion in Texas as serial bomber hunted

Fifth explosion in Texas as serial bomber hunted

At least one person was injured when a package bomb exploded at a FedEx distribution center in Schertz, Texas , northeast of San Antonio, according to authorities. William Grote says the attack, by a...

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Abbas Accuses Hamas of Involvement in Hamdallah Assassination Attempt

Abbas Accuses Hamas of Involvement in Hamdallah Assassination Attempt

The White House forcefully pushed back on Monday night against a fresh round of insults from Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas hurled at a senior member of the Trump administration, after ...

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Xi Speech Escalates Taiwan Tensions with Warning on Attempts to 'Split' China

Xi Speech Escalates Taiwan Tensions with Warning on Attempts to 'Split' China

Speaking before the almost 3,000 members of the National People's Congress, Xi declared that the Chinese people were "closer now than at any time in history to realizing the great rejuvenation of the ...

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MS imposes 15-week abortion ban; nation's toughest

MS imposes 15-week abortion ban; nation's toughest

The state has one of the highest infant mortality rates in the nation. The owner of Mississippi's only abortion clinic opposes the law and has pledged to sue. About 2,500 abortions were performed in...

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Nigeria stalls on $2.5trn African free trade bloc

Nigeria stalls on $2.5trn African free trade bloc

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has left Harare for Kigali, Rwanda for an Extraordinary Summit of the African Union which is expected to see the signing of the agreement launching the African Continent...

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Global monitors slam Russian election as 'overly controlled'

Global monitors slam Russian election as 'overly controlled'

During the telephonic conversation, Modi told the Russian leader that he looked forward to welcoming him to India for the India-Russia Annual Summit later this year. "It's very important to maintain...

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Prosecutors Seek Arrest Warrant for Ex-President Lee

Prosecutors Seek Arrest Warrant for Ex-President Lee

He is suspected of exerting power through government agencies to help a DAS lawsuit in the US which was filed to recoup the company's investment, and of moving classified state documents to DAS' wareh...

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City Council investigating Kushner firms' alleged false filings

City Council investigating Kushner firms' alleged false filings

Second St.in the East Village neighborhood of Manhattan is among the buildings for which Jared Kushner's family real estate company reportedly filed false documents with New York City. The Kushne...

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Putin wins fourth term, opponents say vote rigged

Putin wins fourth term, opponents say vote rigged

While Russia's constitution prohibits Putin from seeking a fifth term as president in 2024, he could seek to amend the constitution before then to allow himself to run on an unlimited basis for th...

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Raj Thackeray's scathing comments on Sridevi

Raj Thackeray's scathing comments on Sridevi

Taking a dig at Thackeray , whose party is battling for political survival in the state, Shelar said the corporators who had won the Mumbai civic polls a year ago on the MNS ticket had already left...

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British businesses relieved by Brexit transition deal

British businesses relieved by Brexit transition deal

May, who reached an outline deal on the divorce with the European Union in December, said in a statement that the deal showed that "we can get an arrangement for the future which will be in the inte...

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Flood and fires: Recovery expert goes from Lismore to Tathra

Flood and fires: Recovery expert goes from Lismore to Tathra

They eventually ended up in the Bega evacuation centre after being ordered to leave the town. "I tried to get in this morning to open the pharmacy for people who needed urgent medication, and they s...

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Putin on track for win in Russian Federation polls

Putin on track for win in Russian Federation polls

Russian Federation votes to hand President Vladimir Putin a historic 4th term. He then led the enthusiastic crowd to chant "Russia!" Without being specific, the National Front then urged the Europea...

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Trump Made White House Staffers Sign NDAs That Last Forever

Trump Made White House Staffers Sign NDAs That Last Forever

And that's just it, it's not exactly breaking news that Trump "requires" employees to sign such agreements. Norm Eisen, a former ethics czar in the Obama White House, called the NDAs illegal-and s...

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Li Keqiang reelected as Chinese Prime Minister

Li Keqiang reelected as Chinese Prime Minister

Li was nominated for the premiership by Xi. Li is the second ranking leader in China after President Xi Jinping who has emerged as the most powerful leader after Mao Zedong. While Chinese Foreign ...

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Korea, US to Begin Joint Military Drills on April 1st

Korea, US to Begin Joint Military Drills on April 1st

The Pentagon said the North Korean military had been notified about the schedule for the drills by the United Nations Command. Those announcements were made by the South Koreans, who have been orche...

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Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SMLP) Pressured Under Trend Lines

The institutional investor held 3.30M shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $82.08M, up from 3.22M at the end of the previous reported quarter. One invest...

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Suspend professor accused of sexual misconduct, demand JNU students

Suspend professor accused of sexual misconduct, demand JNU students

On Thursday night, seven students from the School of Life Science has filed a sexual harassment complaints at Vasant Kunj police station against Professor Atul Johari of the school. These people hav...

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Saudi Crown Prince: Anti-Corruption Crackdown Was 'Extremely Necessary'

Saudi Crown Prince: Anti-Corruption Crackdown Was 'Extremely Necessary'

In the interview aired by CBS television on Sunday, the crown prince said Saudi Arabia has recovered more than $100 billion so far in its crackdown against corruption, a report in Arab News said...

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Penny Hardaway Agrees to Be Memphis Coach

Penny Hardaway Agrees to Be Memphis Coach

Hardaway, who starred as a player at Memphis from 1991 to '93, has been in consideration for the job even before the team fired Tubby Smith last week. The 46-year-old Hardaway played 15 seasons in...

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Vladimir Putin has genuine support in Russia: Finnish FM

Vladimir Putin has genuine support in Russia: Finnish FM

Navalny had called for a boycott of what he described as a sham vote. The election also comes amid a diplomatic crisis between Russia and the United Kingdom over the poisoning of a Russian form...

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Facebook security head Alex Stamos is reportedly leaving the company

Facebook security head Alex Stamos is reportedly leaving the company

Stamos joined Facebook in 2015 from Yahoo, where he had been chief information security officer. After his day-to-day responsibilities were reassigned to others in December, Stamos said he would l...

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Russian Federation election: Muted Western reaction to Putin victory

Russian Federation election: Muted Western reaction to Putin victory

Putin, who's also been accused of cyber-attacks and election meddling, including in the US 2016 presidential vote, secured the results despite opposition calls for a boycott . After his re-electi...

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Modi Govt has messed up the economy: Manmohan

Modi Govt has messed up the economy: Manmohan

Mr. Sidhu, who as a BJP MP had targeted former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for being silent, lavished praise on him. Taking a dig at the BJP, Sidhu claimed that under Singh the economy "gallop...

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Yogi rings in first year with music and dance

Yogi rings in first year with music and dance

The event was marked by multiple panel discussions that captured the hits and misses of the past year, including the BJP's recent defeat in the UP by-polls, and featured several ministers from the Y...

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Apex court to hear plea challenging parents' acquittal

Apex court to hear plea challenging parents' acquittal

The Aarushi Talwar murder case on Monday reached the Supreme Court yet again with the wife of domestic help Hemraj challenging the acquittal of the dentist couple by the Allahabad High Court . A be...

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Bridge passed as safe hours before collapse

Bridge passed as safe hours before collapse

The bridge's main span, which crossed an eight-lane road, had. The unfinished bridge collapsed on Thursday killing six people. The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the disaste...

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Mike Pompeo scheduled to meet with Rex Tillerson

Mike Pompeo scheduled to meet with Rex Tillerson

Pompeo also plans to meet Monday with Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker of Tennessee. The comments by Bob Corker (Republican-Tennessee), the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relatio...

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Chinese President Takes Oath of Allegiance to Constitution for First Time

Chinese President Takes Oath of Allegiance to Constitution for First Time

Not only has President Xi Jinping been officially "re-elected" president and relieved of term limits, but a major government reshuffle was announced last week . Wang's previous role was as the part...

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UKGC makes recommendations for FOBT review

UKGC makes recommendations for FOBT review

The Commission's investigation into the machines - described by critics as the crack cocaine of gambling - was launched to try to reduce the risk to consumers. Ladbrokes share price rose over five p...

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Ballot stuffing caught on camera during Russian elections

Ballot stuffing caught on camera during Russian elections

While final results had yet to be released as Russians gathered in Moscow's Manezhnaya Square for a Putin rally, it was clear that the Russian President was well ahead of the 63.6% he secured in...

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Supreme Court Won't Block New Pennsylvania Voting Maps

Supreme Court Won't Block New Pennsylvania Voting Maps

On Monday afternoon, the Supreme Court handed Democrats a major victory in the party's attempt to retake the House this November, turning aside an appeal by Pennsylvania Republicans that would have ...

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Kushner Cos. filed false NYC housing paperwork

The $59 million price tag was an 80 percent premium over what they paid in January 2015, property records in NY show. As the Associated Press revealed in its new report, Kushner, who reportedly ...

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