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The BJP MP's tweet had come after Raj famously hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for being silent on the abuse being hurled by people he followed on Twitter against those individuals who were protesting against the brutal murder of Bengaluru-based senior journalist Gauri Lankesh .
  • German SPD membership to vote on any deal propping up Merkel

    German SPD membership to vote on any deal propping up Merkel

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    But Schulz had said his party must heed the will of voters by going into opposition. While Merkel and her centre-right CDU's alliance with Bavaria's Christian Social Union (CSU) remained the largest political force in the new Bundestag after the September elections, far-right extremist parties snatched many seats from underneath her, splintering the nation's historic three-party centre and leaving the Chancellor with very few options to avoid fresh elections.
  • Ireland Prime Minister Leo Varadkar's Government Is on the Verge of Collapse

    Ireland Prime Minister Leo Varadkar's Government Is on the Verge of Collapse

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    It will be the only United Kingdom land border with the European Union after Brexit. A minority government would mean Fine Gael would need to secure support from Fianna Fail on an issue-by-issue basis in order to get legislation through. She claims she did not remember reading it and said it made clear she could not legally intervene. A senior member of Varadkar's Fine Gael party earlier said that the submission of a no confidence motion by Fianna Fail would kill the deal to support the ...
  • Pakistan releases terrorist behind Mumbai attacks that killed rabbi, wife

    Pakistan releases terrorist behind Mumbai attacks that killed rabbi, wife

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    Pakistani authorities have released a US -wanted militant cleric who allegedly masterminded the 2008 attacks in Mumbai, India, that killed 168 people. A court on Wednesday ruled out prolonging Saeed's house arrest due to a lack of evidence or justification for it. Saeed was placed under house arrest on January 30 this year and a court regularly renewed his detention.
  • More that 50 dead in Sinai Bombing, shooting attack

    More that 50 dead in Sinai Bombing, shooting attack

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    Witnesses told Egyptian media it took place at a mosque in the al-Rawda area near al-Arish during Friday prayers. Sky News Arabia reports that up to 50 people were killed in the attack. Khaled Megahed, Health Ministry spokesperson said that 75 people were injured during the attack. However, no group has claimed responsibility for the attack.
  • Warning of snow, frost and icy roads

    Warning of snow, frost and icy roads

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    Irish weather agency Met √Čireann said temperatures could fall as low as -3C or -4C across the island. We're being told to expect some icy patches to form on untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths on Thursday evening and overnight into Friday.
  • Bohannon, Cook Lead Hawkeyes to Win Against UAB

    Bohannon, Cook Lead Hawkeyes to Win Against UAB

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    It is a great field with interesting matchups that has been very competitive. "We have been talking about our defense and how we haven't been as connected as we need to be". They held the Rajun' Cajuns to 27 percent shooting in the half. South Dakota State gradually built an eight-point lead with 8 1/2 minutes left but then went almost four minutes without scoring with Ahmad Wagner drawing the Hawkeyes, 63-62, within a point with a 3-pointer before King ended the drought with a layup and ...
  • 'North Korean' men wash up on Japan coast

    'North Korean' men wash up on Japan coast

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    Hachiro Okonogi, chairman of the National Public Safety Commission, told reporters that the eight men said they had been fishing when the boat's propeller stopped and they drifted ashore. Japan this month rescued and returned to a North Korea a group of three fishermen whose boat had capsized in the Sea of Japan. But sometimes the boats - often simple or rickety vessels - are found with bodies onboard, indicating that the vessels had been drifting for some time.
  • Police official martyred, six others injured in Peshawar blast

    Police official martyred, six others injured in Peshawar blast

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    The blast was so powerful that the windowpanes of the passing vehicles also broke and the nearby trees caught fire. The vehicle caught fire as result of the explosion killing Asharf Nur and his gunmen. In a statement, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi strongly condemned the blast in Hayatabad, and lauded the sacrifices of police personnel in the fight against terrorism.
  • UP: Vasco Da Gama train derails, 3 dead

    UP: Vasco Da Gama train derails, 3 dead

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    The Patna-bound train was coming from Goa's Vasco Da Gama. The fifth and sixth bogey of the train (sleeper class) from the engine side are reported to be the most affected. He conveyed his sympathies to the families of the victims and wished speedy recovery to those injured. Meanwhile, Piyush Goyal , Railway Minister has announced the compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to people who died in the derailment and Rs 1 lakh for those with grievous injuries.
  • Winter session: Congress seeks President's intervention

    Winter session: Congress seeks President's intervention

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    The Winter Session of the Parliament will begin a day after the second phase of voting for the Gujarat Assembly elections . The decision was taken at the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs on Friday morning. Elections and Parliament sessions generally do not overlap. Even for the winter session, either dates have been deferred, altered, or broken into two - in the past.
  • Texas Woman Charged With Mailing Explosives to Obama, Gov. Abbott

    Texas Woman Charged With Mailing Explosives to Obama, Gov. Abbott

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    A third package went to the Social Security Administration. Abbott actually opened the package he got, but no explosion was triggered. An explosive-laden package mailed to Obama in October 2016, while he was still in office, contained hair that an Federal Bureau of Investigation crime lab matched to one of Poff's cats, the judge wrote in the detention order.
  • Facebook to alert users influenced by fake Russian accounts

    Facebook to alert users influenced by fake Russian accounts

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    What they're not doing: Telling users whether they were exposed to content from the pages in their Newsfeed, even if they didn't follow them. As a result, Facebook is now planning to release a tool through which users can find out if they personally were influenced by Russian "fake news" during the campaign.
  • Suspect who shot, killed Texas DPS trooper has Lindale ties

    Suspect who shot, killed Texas DPS trooper has Lindale ties

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    His vehicle has been described as a gray 2012 Chevy Malibu with Texas license plate number JDN-4273. The shooting happened on I-45 South of Fairfield. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol issued a Blue Alert for a suspect wanted for the deadly shooting of an trooper in Texas. The Navarro County Sheriff's Department said the TxDPS trooper was shot and killed in Freestone County around 4 p.m.
  • India keen to strengthen relations with Sri Lanka: Kovind

    India keen to strengthen relations with Sri Lanka: Kovind

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    Indian, Sri Lanka Premiers discuss entire gamut of bilateral relations Thu, Nov 23, 2017, 11:00 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Welcoming Wickremesinghe, the President said India supports his vision to create a stable and prosperous Sri Lanka, a Rashtrapati Bhavan release said.
  • Dying woman's dream of beach visit fulfilled by Aussie paramedics

    Dying woman's dream of beach visit fulfilled by Aussie paramedics

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    The Queensland Ambulance Service said "tears were shed" and the patient was "ecstatic". "I thought the next best thing was I can get some ocean and bring it to her", Cooper said. "We're very fortunate we're in the role we do. if you're sensitive to your surroundings. when a window of opportunity opens up, take it". "So handsome gave me goosebumps x it's fantastic what a random act of kindness does x well done to these and other ambos doing wonderful things everyday", one Facebook user ...
  • City of Meridian to host tree lighting ceremony Tuesday

    City of Meridian to host tree lighting ceremony Tuesday

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    The holiday season will officially kick off Saturday in the borough with a parade, tree lighting and other entertainment. The Santa Parade begins at 10 a.m. Thousands of lights will illuminate the tree in the Vernon Street Town Square shortly after 6 p.m. Free. Meet at the Statehouse Plaza at 4 p.m. for the annual ceremony! November 30 Roseville will channel Disneyland as snow in the form of bubbles fills the air during its annual tree lighting event.
  • Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Issues Q4 Earnings Guidance

    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Issues Q4 Earnings Guidance

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    At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $32.04 but has recovered 10% since then. The rating was downgraded by SunTrust on Wednesday, October 19 to "Hold". Envestnet Asset Mngmt has invested 0% in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd (NASDAQ: NCLH ). Sta Wealth Management Llc owns 9,495 shares. The New Jersey-based Condor Management has invested 0.26% in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (NYSE: RCL ).
  • Turkey Trot 5K draws more than 1K runners, walkers

    Turkey Trot 5K draws more than 1K runners, walkers

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    While many got an early start in the kitchen this Thanksgiving, more than 17-hundred got started on the pavement. This year's TXU Energy Turkey Trot for BakerRipley wound its way through the Galleria area down Richmond Avenue. "We've had Turkey Trot where it has been hot and raining and cold, you just never know what you are going to get". The Turkey Trot supports all of the Naperville Noon Lions Club's charities, and focuses on their cause of helping the vision and hearing impaired.
  • Active Volume Stock: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN)

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    The Exchange Capital Management Inc holds 66,824 shares with $903,000 value, up from 34,032 last quarter. The stock increased 0.33% or $0.04 on November 22, reaching $12.22. Morgan Dempsey Mgmt Ltd Llc reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Diamondback Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FANG). Gluskin Sheff And Assocs holds 0.03% or 4,090 shares.