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He said he was not surprised at Aiyars derogatory comment against Modi, as it had been the culture of the Congress. I am a freelance Congressi, I hold no post in the party, so I can reply to PM in his language,"Mani Shankar Aiyar told ANI. Prime Minister Modi had said the Nehru-Gandhi family did the greatest injustice to Babasaheb Ambedkar and Sardar Patel. Modi hit back at the Congress for Aiyar's remarks at the rally in Surat, saying, "Yes, I am from the poor section of the society and ...
  • Colder air settling in, but what of the talk of snow?

    Colder air settling in, but what of the talk of snow?

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    Even colder air moves in by Tuesday, with additional snow chances showing up. Winds W/NW 5-10 miles per hour. It'll be another cold day with highs in the 30s. SNOWFLAKES? A wave will bring precipitation into the southern two-thirds of the state late tomorrow night and into the day Friday . 1/10 (→): A very light snow band remains just a remote possibility near and east of city Friday night as moisture is in short supply.
  • Deadline for linking Aadhaar likely to be extended to March 31

    Deadline for linking Aadhaar likely to be extended to March 31

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    The official also added that once the new deadline will be crossed then the government might cancel all PANs that have not been linked. Social service schemes: The 135 Total social service scheme including MNREGA, LPG, Ration Card and the beneficiaries should link their Aadhaar Card number on or before December 31, 2017.
  • Doklam detente over? Indian drone 'invaded' our airspace, says China

    Doklam detente over? Indian drone 'invaded' our airspace, says China

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    He did not give an exact location. Chinese military's western theatre command jurisdiction covers nearly all of the 3488-km Line of Actual Control (LAC), including Tibet's border region with India and the Ladakh region. The impasse ended on August 28 after Chinese troops stopped building a key road close to India's Chicken Neck corridor. India objected to the construction highlighting its security concerns.
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    Leonardo's "Salvator Mundi" Is Headed to the Louvre Abu Dhabi

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    We now know that the Louvre Abu Dhabi is going to exhibit Leonardo Da Vinci's " Salvator Mundi ", which sold last month in a Christie's Contemporary sale in NY for a cool $450 million. As one of the seven sheikhdoms in the United Arab Emirates, and the one with the largest oil reserves, Abu Dhabi is entwined in a Saudi Arabian-led dispute with neighboring Qatar over its alleged support for terrorism.
  • Prince George Had the Cutest Role in His School's Nativity Play

    Prince George Had the Cutest Role in His School's Nativity Play

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    The 35-year-old's a big fan of the London-based womenswear label, founded by John Lewis in 2011. The pregnant mother-of-two arrived wrapped up against the cold in a a £495 check coat by L.K. The pair took part in a forum and the Duke of Cambridge was also selected to deliver the keynote speech at the event, which brought together creatives, technology innovators, policymakers, executives, and thought leaders from around the globe.
  • Australia edges closer to same-sex marriage vote

    Australia edges closer to same-sex marriage vote

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    Amendments made by conservatives to the cross-party same-sex marriage bill are said to be defeated with leader of the house, Christopher Pyne, stating he will oppose them. If the House of Representatives supported such an amendment, then the altered bill would have to return to the Senate for ratification, delaying the reform.
  • Shares Running on Volume: GZI Real Estate Investment Trust

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    Principal Financial Group Inc. owned 1.43% of Monmouth Real Estate Investment worth $17,189,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. 21 funds opened positions while 76 raised stakes. A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on MNR shares. Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment (NYSE:PEI) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -3.3.
  • North Korea likely Photoshopped missile launch images, analyst says

    North Korea likely Photoshopped missile launch images, analyst says

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    Meanwhile, Senator Lindsey Graham said Sunday on "Face the Nation" that preemptive war in North Korea is "becoming more likely" as the country's improving missile technology presents an increasing threat. Using stars to locate where a missile was launched is much more hard. When the North launched an intercontinental ballistic missile late last month, pilots from two Korean Air passenger planes said they spotted the engine blasts and reported the sighting to the Japanese aviation authorities.
  • Concealed carry reciprocity bill passes House

    Concealed carry reciprocity bill passes House

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    They would still have to adhere to established state and local laws. The push comes as many continue to call for stricter gun laws in light of several recent mass shootings, including Las Vegas and Sandy Hook . "CT remains a prime example of what applying smart, bipartisan gun reform can accomplish, and we hope that Congress will follow suit", Malloy said in a statement on Wednesday.
  • Ermold to run for County Clerk

    Ermold to run for County Clerk

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    Remember Kim Davis? She made national headlines as the county clerk in Kentucky who served jail time for refusing to grant a marriage license to a gay couple in 2015. On Wednesday, Ermold announced his intention to run against Davis on the platform of fairness and integrity, he said in a statement. "We have some minds to change and that's going to be hard", Ermold said.
  • Analysts See $0.51 EPS for Carnival Corporation (CCL)

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    The Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd holds 244,542 shares with $16.04M value, down from 337,742 last quarter. It has outperformed by 4.65% the S&P500. About 273,004 shares traded. AEGON N.V. (NYSE:AEG) has declined 1.40% since December 6, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 70.19% the S&P500.
  • John Conyers III arrested but not prosecuted in domestic abuse case

    John Conyers III arrested but not prosecuted in domestic abuse case

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    Conyers III will likely have competition in the Democratic primary in Detroit as MI state Sen. Conyers III's girlfriend said he attacked her after he searched her computer, and believed she was cheating. Conyers, the longest serving member of Congress, has denied allegations that he settled a 2015 sexual-harassment complaint with a former staffer who claimed she was sacked after rebuffing his advances.
  • Iran President Cautions Muslims about Conspiracies against Quds

    Iran President Cautions Muslims about Conspiracies against Quds

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    Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said earlier that the United States was trying to destabilise the region and start a war to protect Israel's security. In response, we admonish; we use a language of advice; we rely on admonition. "The Holy Quds belongs to Muslims and Palestinians, and it is not a place in which anyone can stand against the thoughts and feelings of the people".
  • Pentagon: About 2000 USA troops in Syria

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    Pentagon spokesman Col. Rob Manning also said that 5,200 United States troops are serving in Iraq, consistent with the previous count. USA forces in Syria and Iraq are "trending downward", he added, without specifying whether the 2,000 troops in Syria included the 400 Marine artillerymen that the Pentagon announced last week would soon leave the country.
  • Kim Jong-un Appears in Public Amid S.Korea-US Drills

    Kim Jong-un Appears in Public Amid S.Korea-US Drills

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    It's not clear how a nuclear payload would affect flight time but North Korea is said to be close to readying a warhead, at least a small one, for an ICBM, North Korea watchdog 38 North has reported . is conducting large scale navy drills with South Korea". With the recent launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile known as the Hwasong-15, it has become apparent to many observers that Pyongyang is not being dissuaded from abandoning its nuclear weapons program.