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Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said the election for the seventh consecutive terms was held in conjunction with the 30th Regular Session of the IMO General Assembly at its headquarters in London on Friday. IMO is governed by an assembly of members and is financially administered by a council of members elected from the assembly. China, Greece, Italy, Japan, Norway, Panama, Republic of Korea, Russian Federation, United Kingdom, United States.
  • Scarlett Johansson makes public debut with new boyfriend Colin Jost

    Scarlett Johansson makes public debut with new boyfriend Colin Jost

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    Their first public outing comes after Colin opened up about the romance during an interview with Entertainment Tonight in September, gushing to the outlet about his "wonderful" new girlfriend. Scarlett has clearly moved on from ex-husband Romaine Dauriac, who is also the father of her daughter Rose, 3. "They're both very respectful of each other's careers and very supportive".
  • Littlehampton bank to close next year

    Littlehampton bank to close next year

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    The Pocklington Post understands that Lloyds accounts at the town's branch will transfer to the branch in Pavement, York, with Acomb and Driffield named as "alternative branches". Now 88 per cent of customers bank in other ways locally. NatWest, in a statement, gave its key reasons for the branch closure. It added: "Since 2012, we have seen the way people use NatWest Saffron Walden branch change dramatically".
  • Remains of Missing Veteran and Her Dog Found in Southern California Desert

    Remains of Missing Veteran and Her Dog Found in Southern California Desert

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    The remains were found while investigators used a cadaver dog to search an area called Cactus City near Interstate 10 and Box Canyon Road in San Bernardino County. Police wouldn't say what evidence found in the vehicle led them to believe she had been killed. Jon Jacobson, Julia Jacobson's brother, said his sister met Ware eight years ago and they married shortly afterward.
  • Trump on Flynn deal: 'There has been absolutely no collusion'

    Trump on Flynn deal: 'There has been absolutely no collusion'

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    Flynn pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about conversations with Russia's ambassador and disclosed that he is cooperating with the special counsel's office. "Nothing about the guilty plea or the charge implicates anyone other than Mr. Flynn". Last time we checked, K.T. McFarland is not Jared Kushner , whom Mueller has contacted in connection with the Russian Federation investigation.
  • US Defence Secy Mattis to visit Pakistan; heres whats on agenda

    US Defence Secy Mattis to visit Pakistan; heres whats on agenda

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    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will arrive in Pakistan for a day-long visit on Monday amid repeated failed efforts to reduce diplomatic tension between the two allies mainly on Afghanistan. Mattis had earlier visited India in September and the Pentagon said the United States views India as a valued and influential partner, with broad mutual interests extending well beyond South Asia.
  • India holds defending champions Australia to draw

    India holds defending champions Australia to draw

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    Though the Australians were down to 10 men India was not able to capitalise on the opportunity. India would rue the two clear chances missed by Gurjant Singh in the opening minutes of the match and the four penalty corners they squandered, but getting a point out of a tough campaign opener should be okay to stomach for coach Sjoerd Marijne and captain Manpreet Singh, who made his 200th worldwide appearance.
  • Pentagon withdraws plan to ban use of cluster bombs

    Pentagon withdraws plan to ban use of cluster bombs

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    That can lead to civilian deaths and injuries long after conflicts end. The Defense Department memorandum, obtained by CNN states , "The Department will retain cluster munitions now in active inventories until the capabilities they provide are replaced with enhanced and more reliable munitions", and calls the weapons "an effective and necessary capability".
  • Missing 3-year-old Mariah Woods believed dead; man arrested

    Missing 3-year-old Mariah Woods believed dead; man arrested

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    Officials have not located the girl. Earl Kimrey, 32, was taken into custody by investigators at the Onslow County Sheriff's Office on Friday. The boyfriend of missing 3-year-old Mariah Woods' mother has been arrested and charged in the disappearance of the North Carolina girl.
  • Suspect shot in Calif. hospital shooting

    Suspect shot in Calif. hospital shooting

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    Police say in a Facebook post Friday that officers are investigating the shooting at Bakersfield Heart Hospital. Officials locked down the hospital at about 5 p.m. Police said Friday in a Facebook post that officers have searched Bakersfield Heart Hospital and determined no one else had been shot. He did not see any gunfire but said he saw the shooter being placed on the stretcher outside of his window and being wheeled inside.
  • Russian Federation rejects U.S. call to cut ties with North Korea

    Russian Federation rejects U.S. call to cut ties with North Korea

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    Russian Federation has accused the United States of trying to provoke North Korean leader Kim Jong-un into "flying off the handle" over his missile programme to hand Washington a pretext to destroy his country. President Donald Trump asked his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, to cut off oil supplies to the North. Analysts point out Pyongyang will never give up its nuclear weapons in the face of what it sees as an existential threat from the US.
  • 'Israeli missiles' hit military position near Damascus

    'Israeli missiles' hit military position near Damascus

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    Earlier this month, the BBC reported that Iran is building a permanent military base in Syria, within a compound used by the Syrian military near Al-Kiswa. On a visit to Damascus in October, Iran's military chief warned Israel against breaching Syrian airspace or territory. Iran has provided critical support to President Bashar Al Assad's military in fighting Syrian rebels and Islamic State militants.
  • Woman claims Rep. Kihuen made repeated unwanted propositions

    Woman claims Rep. Kihuen made repeated unwanted propositions

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    The woman, whose first name is Samantha, says that she was Kihuen's finance director during his 2016 congressional campaign. Kihuen is now 37 years old and is unmarried. Kihuen's office did not respond to a request from comment from CNN, but in a statement told BuzzFeed that the woman was a "valued member" of his staff.
  • Ministro argentino da el pésame a las familias de los 44 submarinistas

    Ministro argentino da el pésame a las familias de los 44 submarinistas

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    Todo es dolor en los familiares de los 43 hombres y una mujer que tripulaban el submarino. "Han pasado quince días y la Argentina tiene un compromiso con lo que se llama el protocolo SAR, que es de búsqueda y rescate , y se han agotado las instancias y días donde en condiciones extremas y por los días que han pasado, no hay condiciones para que haya vida".
  • Five Features of the Centre's New Draft Law Against Triple Talaq

    Five Features of the Centre's New Draft Law Against Triple Talaq

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    The government plans to bring a law making it criminal offence, because even after SC verdict there have been cases where Muslim women have been given Triple Talaq . But going by the recommendations of the Sarkaria Commission, the government made a decision to consult states. If a general consensus is achieved, the draft will be taken up in the forthcoming Winter Session of Parliament, starting December 15.
  • Automatic Data Processing (ADP) to Repurchase 25000000 Stock

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    The shares were sold at an average price of $105.00, for a total transaction of $52,500.00. Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) has risen 47.27% since November 30, 2016 and is uptrending. Investors of record on Friday, June 9th will be given a $0.57 dividend. Its down 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q1. It dropped, as 62 investors sold ADP shares while 426 reduced holdings.
  • Nuggets' Nikola Jokic to miss several games with ankle sprain, report says

    Nuggets' Nikola Jokic to miss several games with ankle sprain, report says

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    Barton and the Nuggets host the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday in another plus matchup. Jokic hurt the ankle in the first half of Denver's 111-110 win over Chicago. The Nuggets (12-9) could be without their entire starting frontcourt against the Lakers. Paul Millsap is already out with a wrist injury, meaning Denver will now be without their two top big men for the time being.
  • President Kovind, PM Modi greet nation on Eid-E-Milad

    President Kovind, PM Modi greet nation on Eid-E-Milad

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    This day is celebrated with great enthusiasm and exuberance by the Muslims, from all around the Globe. In Karnataka and Telangana it is celebrated on December 2 due to the same reasons. "On the occasion of Milad-un-Nabi, the Prophet's birthday, good wishes to all fellow citizens, especially our Muslim brothers and sisters in India and overseas", President Kovind's tweet read.
  • Moustakas named AL Comeback Player of the Year

    Moustakas named AL Comeback Player of the Year

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    The 2017 season was Holland's first with the Rockies after he spent the first six seasons of his Major League Baseball career with the Royals . The Comeback Player of the Year Awards are officially sanctioned by Major League Baseball and presented annually to one player in each League who has re-emerged on the field during the season.