• Mamata announces ₹3 lakh for West Bengal man killed in Rajasthan

    Mamata announces ₹3 lakh for West Bengal man killed in Rajasthan

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    Can not even think of this. She then directed state director-general of police Surajit Kar Purkayastha to speak to his Rajasthan counterpart and ensure the safety of the 3,500 labourers from Bengal settled there. She said the labourer's family was "totally helpless". Banerjee also hinted that the Bengal government might explore legal options if the guilty were not punished.
  • Snow, ice and travel chaos warning after Storm Caroline

    Snow, ice and travel chaos warning after Storm Caroline

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    Councils across Wales say they are making plans for up to 20cm of snow, with counties across the north of the country expected to be worst affected. As much as five centimetres of snow is "likely" to fall in Northern Ireland over the next 24 hours, according to the Met Office.
  • United Nations envoy warns of spiraling violence as talks on Jerusalem

    United Nations envoy warns of spiraling violence as talks on Jerusalem

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    Trump, ignoring warnings from the global community, announced on Wednesday that the U.S. was formally recognising Jerusalem as the Israeli capital and would begin the process of moving its embassy from Tel Aviv to the city. The city's status is among the most hard issues in the conflict. The delegate of Sweden said that the implications of the issue of Jerusalem goes beyond the Middle East region, considering that the Trump statement is one-sided and contradicts the position of many ...
  • President Trump Wants Governor LePage To Challenge Senate Seat

    President Trump Wants Governor LePage To Challenge Senate Seat

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    King, a former ME governor himself, is an independent who usually caucuses with Democrats. The Post reported that LePage has been a subject of White House discussions regarding potential GOP Senate candidates for the midterm elections. LePage said his wife had no interest in running. "Our campaign continues working hard and we are quickly gaining momentum", he wrote. Together, the Governor and I have already endorsed a candidate to replace me in the Maine Senate.
  • Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS)

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    A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of OAS . Carmignac Gestion grew its position in shares of Oasis Petroleum Inc . Oasis Petroleum Inc . (NYSE: OAS ) gross margin percentage stands at 67.8% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 5.3 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is -5.2 Percent.
  • Israel Operationalizes First Set of F-35 Fighter Jets

    Israel Operationalizes First Set of F-35 Fighter Jets

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    Nearly undetectable by radar, the F-35 can fly unopposed deep inside enemy territory such as Iran, as well as evade advanced missile defense systems like the advanced Russian-made S-300 missile defense system, now in Iranian hands. The remaining 41 planes will be delivered in installments of twos and threes over the coming years. Over the next six months, the IAF is set to receive ten additional F-35s, dubbed Adir (mighty) as part of a major arms deal signed between Israel and the United ...
  • Zimbabwe's new budget indicates major policy and legislative reform

    Zimbabwe's new budget indicates major policy and legislative reform

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    Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa announced a package of measures aimed at wooing worldwide investors, including new curbs on laws that require firms to be 51% locally owned. To reduce the drain on fiscus Chinamasa said government will reform state enterprises that exhibit potential while those which can not be rehabilitated will be privatised or shut down.
  • GUILTY: John Feit convicted of Irene Garza murder

    GUILTY: John Feit convicted of Irene Garza murder

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    She was last seen at confession at Sacred Heart Church in McAllen. Investigators said Feit gave them conflicting versions of what happened the day Garza died in April 1960. They said Feit initially alleged he didn't take Garza's confession and that another priest was present at the time. Evidence indicates that South Texas authorities tried to look away from suspicions about the priest in 1960 to protect the church.
  • Why the California wildfires are spreading so quickly

    Why the California wildfires are spreading so quickly

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    It means that a house is burning. "The area had been burned through three years ago in a big brush fire", said Anna Determan, who has lived there for around 32 years. "But these are also days that show the resilience of our city", Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said, thanking firefighters from Los Angeles and other agencies and all city personnel.
  • Trump Justice Dept. opens formal probe of Planned Parenthood

    Trump Justice Dept. opens formal probe of Planned Parenthood

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    Grassley in 2016 directed his staff on the Senate Judiciary Committee, now known for rubber stamping President Trump's far-right judicial nominees , to investigate allegations stemming from a 2015 Center for Medical Progress (CMP) smear campaign coordinated with GOP lawmakers .
  • Pakistan violates ceasefire in Degwar sector, Indian Army retaliates strongly

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    The Pakistan Army used mortars, automatics and small arms to target Indian positions on the LoC in Malti and Degwar areas, sources confirmed. "Two civilians embraced Shahadat [martyrdom] while a lady got injured", it added. One Indian soldier was also killed and 4 to five other were injured. Faisal urged the Indian side to respect the 2003 ceasefire arrangement, investigate this and other incidents of ceasefire violations, instruct Indian forces to respect the ceasefire in letter and ...
  • The world's biggest banks reportedly want to halt the bitcoin futures launch

    The world's biggest banks reportedly want to halt the bitcoin futures launch

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    Troubles with the website over the past day or so drew alarm and complaints, with many bitcoin owners posting panicked comments on NiceHash's social media accounts. For context, the shorting method being analyzed by S3 involves the Grayscale Bitcoin Investment Trust , which is now the only active exchange-traded fund whose performance is directly tied to the cryptocurrency's market price.
  • Natural disaster measuring 5.1 jolts J&K

    Natural disaster measuring 5.1 jolts J&K

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    As per IMD, the epicentre of the natural disaster was Uttarakhand's Rudraprayag, with a Magnitude of 5.5 and depth of 30 km. "A moderate intensity quake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale occurred at 4.59 am today", IANS quoted sources in the disaster management department as saying.
  • North Korea open for U.S. dialogue, says Russia's Lavrov

    North Korea open for U.S. dialogue, says Russia's Lavrov

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    Russia, according to Lavrov, also repeated a proposal that the United States and South Korea cease joint military exercises in return for North Korea halting its nuclear and missile tests to clear the way for negotiations with Pyongyang. China's Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Zheng Zeguang was to meet Matt Pottinger, the head of Asian affairs at the White House's National Security Council, on Thursday to discuss North Korea and trade, a senior U.S.
  • Manafort tried to pen positive op-ed on Ukraine work: special counsel

    Manafort tried to pen positive op-ed on Ukraine work: special counsel

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    Manafort's attorney said Thursday that this collaboration was merely Manafort trying to "ensure" the "accuracy" of the op-ed. "The editorial clearly was undertaken to influence the public's opinion of defendant Manafort, or else there would be no reason to seek its publication (much less for Manafort and his long-time associate to ghostwrite it in another's name)".
  • Protests as Ukraine arrests ex-Georgian president again

    Protests as Ukraine arrests ex-Georgian president again

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    His detention was the latest twist in a prolonged feud between the Ukrainian authorities and Saakashvili, who has turned on his one-time patron Poroshenko, accusing him of corruption and calling for his removal from office. After escaping police custody, Saakashvili called for a rally against Poroshenko in Kiev to be held on Sunday, although he has kept a low profile in recent days after reportedly catching a cold while sleeping in makeshift protest camp outside parliament.
  • Sell-Side Predictions in Focus for This Stock: Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)

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    About 2.64 million shares traded. Daktronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT) has risen 24.81% since December 8, 2016 and is uptrending. Franklin Resources Inc increased Celgene Corp ( CELG ) stake by 3.26% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Hanson And Doremus Mgmt invested in 51,370 shares or 0.18% of the stock. Assetmark Inc owns 9,834 shares. Mcf Advsr Limited Com owns 95 shares or 0% of their USA portfolio.
  • Iran Condemns US Decision To Move Embassy Yo Jerusalem

    Iran Condemns US Decision To Move Embassy Yo Jerusalem

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    In a telephone conversation with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on Wednesday, President Rouhani said all Muslim countries should join hands and stand against "the wrong, illegal, provocative and very dangerous" move of the United States to recognize Quds as the Zionist regime's capital.