• CBI arrests SP over Himachal custodial death

    CBI arrests SP over Himachal custodial death

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    The Himachal Pradesh Police had arrested Ashish Chauhan alias Ashu (29), a resident of Sharaal village in Mahasu area of Kotkhai, Rajender Singh alias Raju (32), a driver - Subash Singh Bisht (42) and Deepak alias Deepu (29), both residents of Pauri Garwal, Suraj Singh (29) and Lok Jung alias Chotu (19), both hailing from Nepal.
  • Siemens to cut 6900 jobs across its energy businesses

    Siemens to cut 6900 jobs across its energy businesses

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    Most of the 6,900 jobs to be cut, about 6,100, will be made before 2020 at Siemens' Power and Gas division, which supplies large gas turbines for electricity generation but, as Reuters reports , has been overtaken by the global surge in solar and wind capacity.
  • CPI spat over Thomas Chandy's resignation turns public in Kerala

    CPI spat over Thomas Chandy's resignation turns public in Kerala

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    Balakrishnan was entrusted by the CPM's politburo, which criticised the CPI's action in a meeting in Delhi on Thursday, to air its thoughts on the matter. The CPI leader further said in the editorial that the Kerala High Court order dismissing Chandy's petition in a related case and strong observations had virtually questioned his very continuation in the ministry.
  • BJP sits tight on candidates for Gujarat polls

    BJP sits tight on candidates for Gujarat polls

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    Earlier in the day, the Congress Central Election Committee meeting to select candidates for Gujarat elections was postponed to Friday. According to sources, the Congress CEC has already discussed some candidates for the first phase of elections for 89 seats in its meeting last week, but has not declared any candidate so far.
  • China, Philippines agree to enhance positive momentum in ties

    China, Philippines agree to enhance positive momentum in ties

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    After meeting with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang told the press in the Philippine capital of Manila that the Chinese-Philippine relations have improved and both sides hope to "work together to make up for the time that we might have lost".
  • Mom Dies While Cleaning After Son's Overdose: Coroner

    Mom Dies While Cleaning After Son's Overdose: Coroner

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    On Nov. 6, Theresa became short of breath at home and died after being taken to the hospital. A 69-year-old grandmother died last week after cleaning up drug paraphernalia left behind from her son's fatal overdose. "This is a caution for safety for anyone coming into contact with any type of powder substance", Lees told NBC-affiliate WJAC. He said it's unlikely she took the drugs on goal.
  • Russia, Venezuela sign debt restructuring deal

    Russia, Venezuela sign debt restructuring deal

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    Venezuela, reeling from a four-year recession that has led to widespread shortages of food and basic goods, said on Wednesday it had started transferring $200 million in interest payments on sovereign bonds which mature in 2019 and 2024. Two ratings agencies declared President Nicolas Maduro's government in "selective default" earlier this week for failing to make overdue coupon payments within a grace period.
  • In 2016, Russian Bots Were Busy Supporting Brexit, Too

    In 2016, Russian Bots Were Busy Supporting Brexit, Too

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    More than 150,000 accounts based in Russian Federation, which had previously confined their posts to subjects such as the Ukrainian conflict, switched attention to Brexit in the days leading up to last year's vote, according to research for an upcoming paper by data scientists at Swansea University and the University of California, Berkeley.
  • Thanksgiving Dinner Cheapest It's Been In 5 Years

    Thanksgiving Dinner Cheapest It's Been In 5 Years

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    Average costs for celery fell from $2.06 last year to $1.59 this year. A 16-pound turkey costs about $22.38, or $1.40 per pound, a decrease of $.02 per pound compared to 2016. Items that increased modestly in price were: a half-pint of whipping cream, $2.08; a 14-ounce package of cubed bread stuffing, $2.81; a 30-ounce can of pumpkin pie mix, $3.21; a 12-ounce bag of fresh cranberries, $2.43; and a 1-pound veggie tray, $.74.
  • Colorado involved in nationwide arrests of violent gang members

    Colorado involved in nationwide arrests of violent gang members

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    In Baltimore, four MS-13 members were arrested and indicted on charges including violent crimes in aid of racketeering and conspiracy to commit murder in aid of racketeering. Only five of the foreign nationals had legal status. "And we will not be done until we totally dismantle this organization". Of the MS-13 members arrested domestically, 198 were foreign nationals, and just five of those had authorization to be in the U.S.
  • Mother of Texas toddler found dead in storm drain arrested

    Mother of Texas toddler found dead in storm drain arrested

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    Her bond was set at $250,000. The affidavit says Wesley told police he grew impatient when Sherin refused to drink her milk and made a decision to leave her at the home alone while he went out to dinner. Police on Thursday captured Sini Mathews for deserting or imperiling her embraced youngster, Sherin. The body was found on near the home. In Wesley's initial interview with police in the days after Sherin's disappearance, Wesley had said he put Sherin outside as punishment for not drinking ...
  • Australia name unchanged side for England Test at Twickenham

    Australia name unchanged side for England Test at Twickenham

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    Farrell and Itoje were both rested for England's underwhelming 21-8 victory over Argentina last weekend as part of Jones's long-term plan to ease the workload of some of his players who are also British and Irish Lions. In what may be seen as a non-too-subtle attempt to influence Ben O'Keeffe, the New Zealand referee, Cheika highlighted how his half-backs were hit late in the four games they lost previous year to England .
  • Australian minister blames hackers over Twitter porn 'like'

    Australian minister blames hackers over Twitter porn 'like'

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    I was hacked overnight! The defence industry minister also said there were no implications for national security after the hacked account was used to "like" a gay pornography tweet. "Need full investigation and report in case is foreign agent trying to influence elections". On Wednesday, Australians learned they had overwhelmingly voted in favour of legalising same-sex marriage in a historic poll.
  • Nawaz Sharif's in-chamber appeal to club NAB references dismissed

    Nawaz Sharif's in-chamber appeal to club NAB references dismissed

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    He remarked that the option to review verdict had already been provided to the Sharif family in the Panama Papers case. The registrar office of the SC has asked the petitioner to consult the forum concerned in this regards. Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mohsin Shahnawaz Ranjha on Thursday said Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) was fully united under the visionary leadership of Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and there was no rift in the party.
  • Duterte croons Filipino love song for Trump

    Duterte croons Filipino love song for Trump

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    This as the Philippines' chairmanship of the ASEAN Summit and related summits concluded in a ceremony at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City Tuesday night. Since taking office, Duterte has pivoted away from the United States, a longtime treaty ally, and toward China. In the run-up to Trump's visit, Duterte struck an nearly conciliatory tone.