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This would provide water to China's largest administrative division, which comprises of vast swathes of deserts and dry grasslands. The tunnel project, if truly built, would cause a crisis in India and Bangladesh, where millions of livelihoods depend on the Brahmaputra's waters.
  • Taliban Commander In Pakistan Killed By US Drone Strike

    Taliban Commander In Pakistan Killed By US Drone Strike

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    Pakistan on Monday returned five helicopters given by the U.S. to monitor the country's border with Afghanistan after failing to secure an agreement to further retain them. Pakistan's army began hunting various militant groups in the semi-autonomous regions along Pakistan's border with Afghanistan, known as the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), in 2002.
  • Row over German high-speed train called Anne Frank

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    She died in 1945 at the age of 15 in the Nazi death camp Bergen-Belsen after those in hiding in the building were betrayed to the Nazis. "Should the German Railways ask us for advice, then we will say: do not do it". In addition to Anne Frank, the list includes ex-German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer, brother and sister Nazi resistance fighters Hans and Sophie Scholl, the author Erich Kaestner as well as the theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer, who were also critics of the Nazis.
  • Body discovered in trunk of vehicle after chase in Kaufman County

    Body discovered in trunk of vehicle after chase in Kaufman County

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    She said when deputies were searching the vehicle, they found a body in the trunk. After Gilbert was arrested, two bags fell out of his body as he was undergoing a strip search while being processed. No one was injured, but the bullet was lodged in the driver's side door. The vehicle was described as a black Hyundai. The driver of the auto in Forney was not injured, but Kaufman County deputies chased the vehicle of the shooter onto I-20, reaching speeds over 100 miles per hour, according ...
  • Prabhas to shoot for 20min long chase sequence for Saaho

    Prabhas to shoot for 20min long chase sequence for Saaho

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    Prabhas and the team of Saaho wrapped the schedule in Hyderabad a while ago. While we may be in awe of him for that quality, it is giving his next director sleepless nights. However, Sujeeth is concerned since Prabhas has the tendency of injuring himself. Apart from them, Jackie Shroff, Mandira Bedi, Chunky Pandey and others will also be seen in the pivotal roles of this action and romantic entertainer.
  • UP: Pregnant woman dies after being beaten by policemen

    UP: Pregnant woman dies after being beaten by policemen

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    The woman died of heart attack, insisted the police in a statement. The district Superintendent of police (SP) said that they nabbed three people from nearby areas during the search and recovered illegal liquor. They could have also been involved in the illegal liquor business. "After Ruchi died, the policemen fled", he said. Sushil Singh, a police officer, denied the allegations of Policemen involved in Ruchi's death saying, "The police neither went to her house nor did they have any ...
  • SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 results out: Check it here

    SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 results out: Check it here

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    The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has declared the result of Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Tier 1 examination 2017. Step two: Click on the results tab and then click on the CGL tab in the results window. The Commission after the completion of the exam, released the tentative answer keys for inviting challenges from the candidates on September 8, 2017.
  • Uttar Pradesh: 100-year-old woman raped, dies

    Uttar Pradesh: 100-year-old woman raped, dies

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    Police said the woman had received serious injuries and was rushed to a hospital where the doctors declared her dead. And she died from the brutality of the act. As the woman as sick and old, she could not shout out for help. The station officer of Jaani, PC Sharma, said, "We immediately reached the spot and called an ambulance to transport the old woman to the district hospital".
  • UP Muslim Cleric hails introduction of NCERT books in Madarsas

    UP Muslim Cleric hails introduction of NCERT books in Madarsas

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    The aim of introducing NCERT books is to standardise and improve the curriculum and sync with job requirements. The syllabus from 6th to 12th standard would also undergo changes, sources said, adding that the objective behind the revamp was to "modernise" the madarsa education and enable the students to compete with the students of other schools in the state and country.
  • TODAY'S FORECAST: Rainy and windy, high near 50

    TODAY'S FORECAST: Rainy and windy, high near 50

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    Winds could gust as high as 25 miles per hour. The showers move out Tuesday night and we will start November on a warmer note with highs in the 70s on Wednesday . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Monday: Sunny, with a high near 63. The lows will not be as cold as last week, however, when the temperature dropped to 30 and 29 Friday and Saturday , respectively.
  • Investors Sell United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) on Strength (UPS)

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    The company has its outstanding shares of 855.78M. (NYSE: UPS ) news were published by: Reuters.com which released: " UPS announces U.S. rate hikes, new peak surcharges for 2018" on October 25, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "United Parcel Service ( UPS ) Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript" published on October 26, 2017, Gurufocus.com published: "Delta Asset Management Llc Buys United Parcel Service Inc , United Technologies ..." on October 26, 2017.
  • Top leaders visit Elphinstone stampede site, assure footover bridge by Jan 31

    Top leaders visit Elphinstone stampede site, assure footover bridge by Jan 31

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    On Tuesday, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal , Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman , and CM Devendra Fadnavis visited Elphinstone station where 23 were killed in a deadly stampede on September 29, 2017. A call was taken to cooperate seeing urgency of the matter as Army has its role at the borders, the Defence Minister added. Among critics of the move is Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, a former army officer.
  • Trick-or-treating tips to keep kids safe on Halloween

    Trick-or-treating tips to keep kids safe on Halloween

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    As ghosts and ghouls take to the streets of Idaho Falls for trick-or-treating Tuesday, the Idaho Falls Police Department has released safety tips for parents and children. Have your children wear or carry some glow sticks so they stand out in the night. Mt. Juliet's neighborhoods will fill with families and children, decked-out in the latest costume , as they all work to collect the sweetest treat.
  • Catalonia: But what is Carles Puigdemont to Brussels?

    Catalonia: But what is Carles Puigdemont to Brussels?

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    Spanish prosecutor have called for rebellion charges to be brought against him and other organisers of Catalonia's banned independence referendum. But, Spanish government officials say, he was already making plans to escape to Brussels. They announced to the Spanish government in response to the unilateral declaration of independence of the rich region. He appeared on television on Saturday urging "democratic opposition" to Madrid's move to take power in the semi-autonomous northeastern ...
  • Saudi-led coalition affirms commitment to United Nations rules in Yemen

    Saudi-led coalition affirms commitment to United Nations rules in Yemen

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    He made the remarks in reaction to anti-Iran allegations raised by Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in a meeting, in Riyadh , of political and military officials of the alliance which has launched aggression against Yemen . Multiple rounds of UN-sponsored talks on the Yemen war have failed to broker a political settlement between the Saudi-backed government of Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi and the rebels and their allies.
  • Tillerson, Mattis: We don't need new war authorization to fight terror

    Tillerson, Mattis: We don't need new war authorization to fight terror

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    USA lawmakers were said to be considering updating or repealing the 2001 Authorisation for Use of Military Force (AUMF), which authorises the use of U.S. October 30, 2017. Congress has not passed an AUMF since the 2002 measure authorizing the Iraq War. The 2001 AUMF authorized military actions against Al Qaeda , Taliban and other perpetrators of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
  • Party in Government Challenges Liberian Elections

    Party in Government Challenges Liberian Elections

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    Victor of the November 7 vote will replace Africa's first democratically elected female president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf who has served two terms after winning the first post-civil war polls in 2006. Boakai's Unity Party has already joined a complaint by the Liberty Party lodged directly with the electoral commission over voter registration cards printed without serial numbers and handed to illegible voters, but the matter has yet to come to court.