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Born on January 8, 1933, in Mitkina in erstwhile Burma (now Myanmar), Supriya Devi was one of the leading figures of the golden era of Bengali cinema. The actress was popularly known for her Neet portrayal in Ritwik Ghatak's Bengali movie Megha Dhaka Tara. Supriya Devi was awarded the Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civilian award in 2014.
  • 'Dreamers' can earn United States citizenship in 10-12 years

    'Dreamers' can earn United States citizenship in 10-12 years

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    In response, mayors from some of those cities, including one Republican, boycotted a meeting with the president at the White House. "I think that was a clear message to some of the Republicans, especially in the House, that he wants to see something done on ( DACA recipients) legislatively and that it should include path to citizenship".
  • Shutdown: Trump Calls For 'Nuclear Option'

    Shutdown: Trump Calls For 'Nuclear Option'

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    He argued that issues relating to DACA - the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals scheme which gave protection to dreamers - should be dealt with separately than the funding bill. Schumer has blasted the GOP's role in the shutdown, while the White House has branded it the "Schumer Shutdown." Democrats have sought to use the spending bill to win concessions, including protections for roughly 700,000 younger immigrants.
  • Puma Biotechnology (PBYI) Given a $147.00 Price Target at Credit Suisse Group

    Puma Biotechnology (PBYI) Given a $147.00 Price Target at Credit Suisse Group

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    JP Morgan initiated the shares of PBYI in report on Thursday, August 27 with "Overweight" rating. Cowen & Co maintained Puma Biotechnology, Inc . The stock of Puma Biotechnology, Inc . Its down 5.56% from 1,800 shares previously. Analyst's ratings play a very important role in outlining a stock's performance. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, July 25 with "Buy".
  • Asean-India agree to enhance maritime cooperation

    Asean-India agree to enhance maritime cooperation

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    The reaffirmation came after the two sides discussed ways to boost maritime security, connectivity and trade with Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserting that India shares the ASEAN vision for rules-based order for oceans and seas, and pitched for freedom of navigation in the region.
  • United States official urges Turkey to halt Syria campaign

    United States official urges Turkey to halt Syria campaign

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    Preventing Turkey from driving Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), the U.S. -backed umbrella group dominated by the YPG, out of Manbij is a central goal for Washington, U.S. Heavy fighting in Syria's Afrin District since Turkey's weekend invasion has left scores dead, with the exact number of combatants killed on both sides heavily contested.
  • British PM urges social media investors to act on abuse

    British PM urges social media investors to act on abuse

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    Even other world leaders have openly made jabs at Trump. Trump angered China and South Korea this week with new tariffs on solar panels and large washing machines. The meeting with Kagame comes not long after participants in a White House meeting said Trump had referred to African nations as "shitholes". May criticized Trump past year for retweeting anti-Muslim extremists, and his state visit has been rescheduled several times.
  • Israeli scientists discover earliest modern human fossils outside Africa

    Israeli scientists discover earliest modern human fossils outside Africa

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    Over the past year a series of breakthroughs in genetics and archaeology have shown not only that the modern human race is much older than researchers used to think, but also that it spread around the world like wildfire. Tools using the Levallois technique [a distinct type of stone knapping used in the Palaeolithic period] were also found near the site. "This suggests that, while Africa was the origin of our species, some of our traits must have evolved or been acquired outside of Africa".
  • Afrin freezes German tank upgrade for Turkey

    Afrin freezes German tank upgrade for Turkey

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    For local leaders, the self-ruled Rojava area is an experiment in democratic federalism that could serve as an example for the rest of Syria to follow as it emerges from civil war . President Donald Trump made the case directly to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in a call on Wednesday, in which the two men discussed Turkey's offensive against Kurdish forces in northwestern Syria.
  • Black Trump Aide Goes After April Ryan on Twitter

    Black Trump Aide Goes After April Ryan on Twitter

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    According to CNN, the deleted Tweet read: "I hear #MissPiggys still on a rampage". We can't front, one thing this Trump Administration does very well (besides divide people) is put out lies constantly. She deleted the tweet soon after and followed up with an apology. As if having a completely unqualified person taking the helm of the country wasn't bad enough, the ineptitude and hatred consistently exemplified by President Donald Trump has apparently been extended to include the staff ...
  • Eire lifts Good Friday alcohol ban

    Eire lifts Good Friday alcohol ban

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    An amendment to the Intoxicating Liquor Act introduced by a number of independent Senators was tabled in the Dáil. Speaking about the bill in the Dáil this afternoon, Minister of State David Stanton explained: "It has been drafted to ensure that the removal of the restriction applies not only to public houses and off-licences, but also to hotels, holiday camps, registered clubs and restaurants".
  • Ilaiyaraaja expresses gratitude for Padma Vibhushan

    Ilaiyaraaja expresses gratitude for Padma Vibhushan

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    In all 85 people were awarded the awards with 73 getting Padma Shri , nine Padma Bhushan and thre Padma Vibhushan . While Padma Vibhushan is awarded for exceptional and distinguished service , Padma Bhushan is given for distinguished service of high order.
  • Syrian Kurds won't attend Russia's Sochi congress: Kurdish official

    Syrian Kurds won't attend Russia's Sochi congress: Kurdish official

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    A senior US official said that as of Tuesday the Turks had not been ready to engage in detail on such a proposal. Ankara says IS is largely finished in Syria and that the greater threat comes from the YPG, which it sees as an extension of a Kurdish group that has waged a decades-long separatist insurgency inside Turkey.
  • Mueller seeks to question Trump in Russian Federation probe

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    The special counsel investigation led by Mueller, a former FBI director, has seized headlines this week as a flurry of developments became public. That's according to a document released by Trump's attorney John Dowd. Legal experts said it could not be determined at this point as to what may be guiding Mueller's plan to question the President. The President's lawyers could push for some form of written responses, as President Ronald Reagan did on Iran Contra, while holding out the ...
  • Karnataka bandh over Mahadayi river water dispute : Life partially affected

    Karnataka bandh over Mahadayi river water dispute : Life partially affected

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    Pro-Kannada organisations have chose to call a state-wide bandh on 25 January and a Bengaluru bandh on 4 February. Shah is scheduled to address a party rally on Thursday. The Mahadayi river water sharing dispute is again back as several Kannada people declared the Karnataka bandh tomorrow on 25 January 2018. The Karnataka bandh had negatively impacted the major IT firms in Bengaluru as industry's biggies like Infosys , Wipro among others had to shutdown their operations ...
  • 31 dead in South Korea hospital blaze: Yonhap

    31 dead in South Korea hospital blaze: Yonhap

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    Firefighters were still in the process of evacuating around roughly 200 people from the main hospital building and nursing home directly behind the hospital, Choi said. Miryang is about 270 km (170 miles) southeast of the capital, Seoul. The worst fire ever in modern South Korea was an arson attack on a subway station in the southeastern city of Daegu in 2003 that left 192 people dead and almost 150 injured.
  • Alaska Air Group, Inc. - ALK - Stock Price Today

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    The stock decreased 6.69% or $4.65 during the last trading session, reaching $64.82. The shares were sold at an average price of $68.00, for a total value of $335,512.00. The Company operates through three segments: Mainline, Regional and Horizon. Price targets show what analysts believes a stock will be worth at the end of a certain time period.
  • Mueller Gives Trump's Legal Team Topics for Russia Probe Interview

    Mueller Gives Trump's Legal Team Topics for Russia Probe Interview

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    US Attorney-General Jeff Sessions was interviewed last week by Mr Mueller's team and is believed to be the highest-ranking Trump administration official to be questioned . Mueller's investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign during the 2016 election has hung over the White House ever since Mueller was named in May.