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Swaraj will inaugurate the Janadriyah festival on Wednesday. The festival was begun in 1985 under the patronage of the ruling monarch. Colonel General Z. In April 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a landmark visit to Saudi Arabia, which gave a strong impetus to the mutually beneficial strategic ties.
  • Germany coalition deal DONE - but under-pressure Merkel forced into HUGE sacrifices

    Germany coalition deal DONE - but under-pressure Merkel forced into HUGE sacrifices

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    The SPD's 460,000 members will have a final say on whether to accept a coalition agreement in a postal vote due to take place in coming weeks. Earlier in the day, the leaders of Merkel's alliance of the Christian Democratic Union and the Christian Social Union (CDU/CSU) and the Social Democratic Party (SPD) continued the talks on forming a coalition government , which kicked off on Sunday.
  • Barnaby Joyce Is Expecting A Baby With His Former Staffer

    Barnaby Joyce Is Expecting A Baby With His Former Staffer

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    Our family life has had to be shared during Barnaby's political career and it was with trust that we let campaign and office staff into our homes and into our lives. I think he's a very poor Deputy Prime Minister. The photos of a heavily-pregnant Campion have resulted in a flood of news reports on the affair. "And frankly, his personal situation is none of my business and with respect, it's none of anybody else's business".
  • Rep. Nunes' Democratic opponents capitalizing on memo release

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    Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating possible collusion between the Trump 2016 presidential campaign and Russian Federation as well as whether there have been efforts to obstruct the investigation . Justice Department officials have said its release could jeopardise classified information. "This memo totally vindicates "Trump" in probe", the president tweeted Saturday.
  • FEMA promised Puerto Rico 30 million meals; it got 50000

    FEMA promised Puerto Rico 30 million meals; it got 50000

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    Tiffany Brown, the owner and sole employee of Tribute, said she was awarded the contract because she was able to submit a proposal to supply the 30 million meals "at the cheapest cost". FEMA said it could not comment on Tribute, but that at the time the contract was terminated food distribution in Puerto Rico "was not affected". This is at least the sixth government contract awarded to Tribute that has been canceled, according to the Times .
  • US disappointed at Polish president signing Holocaust bill: Tillerson

    US disappointed at Polish president signing Holocaust bill: Tillerson

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    The global criticism follows the cancellation by Poland of an intended visit by Israeli Education Minister Naftali Bennett , who vowed to tell "the truth" about Warsaw's complicity in the Holocaust . The United States is disappointed that the Polish president has signed legislation that would impose criminal penalties for attributing Nazi crimes to the Polish state, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement .
  • Attacco hacker al PD di Firenze

    Attacco hacker al PD di Firenze

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    Il segretario dem risponde così: "Caro Di Maio , quello che ancora non hai capito è che un avviso di garanzia non è una condanna". Attacco hacker al sito del Pd di Firenze , firmato dallo stesso pirata informatico che tempo fa attaccò il nostro sito , liberoquotidiano.it: AnonPlus .
  • US Needs to Improve Communication with Russia, China - Mattis

    US Needs to Improve Communication with Russia, China - Mattis

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    As to Mattis' point about budgeting, and its impact on the military, Kaine agreed with that, too. It asserts that Russian strategy and doctrine emphasize the potential coercive and military uses of nuclear weapons, and calls for two new USA capabilities in response - a sea-launched nuclear cruise missile and a "low-yield" warhead for submarine-launched ballistic missiles.
  • Alberta declares war on BC wine

    Alberta declares war on BC wine

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    Prodan said Notley's $70 million figure represents the wholesale value of B.C. wine sold in Alberta, however, retail value is closer to $160 million. 'As a country, we are trying to strike down domestic and global trade barriers and this decision moves us in the completely wrong direction, ' says Mark von Schellwitz, vice president, Western Canada.
  • House Passes Short-Term Spending Bill, But It's A Hard Sell In Senate

    House Passes Short-Term Spending Bill, But It's A Hard Sell In Senate

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    Senate Democrats are expected to balk at a House provision that would raise Pentagon funding through September 30, the end of the current fiscal year, without also raising non-defence spending. But President Trump inserted a major new demand into the sensitive talks on Tuesday, calling for another shutdown if lawmakers don't pass new border security measures as part of an immigration deal.
  • PM Modi's estranged wife injured in vehicle accident in Rajasthan

    PM Modi's estranged wife injured in vehicle accident in Rajasthan

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    Vasantbhai Modi, one of the relatives and incidentally also the driver of the auto, succumbed to injuries. Basant Bhai Modi, one of the relatives, succumbed to her injuries on the spot, while driver, Jayendra suffered serious injuries. The incident happened when she was returning from a marriage in Baran district near Kota in Rajasthan along with her relatives. "Jashodaben is okay.
  • QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) Price Target Raised to $80.00

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    After a recent check-in on shares of Aevi Genomic Medicine, Inc. The institutional investor held 3.76M shares of the radio and television broadcasting and communications equipment company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $195.18 million, down from 4.01 million at the end of the previous reported quarter.
  • Virginia attorney general opposes federal tips plan

    Virginia attorney general opposes federal tips plan

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    The proposal, issued late previous year by U.S. Department of Labor, would reverse their longstanding position that in all circumstances in which service workers receive tips from customers, they are the owners of those tips. Senator Patty Murray of Washington, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, called on the OIG to conduct an audit last week.
  • Marijuana, liquor sales to be kept separate in BC

    Marijuana, liquor sales to be kept separate in BC

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    Public and private non-medical cannabis retail stores will be allowed to sell dried cannabis, cannabis oils that comply with federal requirements and seeds. Local goverments will be able to set addtional restrictions as they do now for tobacco use. The province is working toward toughening regulations as well as increase training and tools for police officers in order to prevent driving under the influence and remove drug-impaired drivers from the road.
  • Maldives President Declares State Of Emergency As Crisis Worsens

    Maldives President Declares State Of Emergency As Crisis Worsens

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    Yameen, facing threats from a galvanised political opposition to impeach him for alleged corruption, told the nation in a televised address that the judges were detained for plotting his overthrow. "The world's eyes are on the Maldives right now and human rights must not become a casualty of this ongoing crisis ", the watchdog's director said in a statement.
  • The Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Position Reduced by Carl Domino Inc

    The Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Position Reduced by Carl Domino Inc

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    Recent insider trends for Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) have caught the attention of investors. Leerink Swann maintained Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) on Thursday, July 27 with "Buy" rating. (NASDAQ:BIOL). Northern Corp reported 97,808 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Fic accumulated 170,833 shares. Horan Capital Advisors LLC. purchased a new position in Bristol-Myers Squibb during the third quarter worth about $122,000.
  • Kenya police tear gas protesters over close of 4 TV stations

    Kenya police tear gas protesters over close of 4 TV stations

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    The CS warned that those associated with the treasonous ceremony would regret it as the government would deal with them decisively within the law. "The motive was clearly political", Musyoka said, describing the 1 a.m. Matiangi claimed that the media's complicity in Tuesday's ceremony would have led to the deaths of thousands of Kenyans. Duale said that Raila has no powers to stop or compromise his arrest and prosecution over the Tuesday illegal oath.
  • Congress Faces A New Deadline On The Budget This Week

    Congress Faces A New Deadline On The Budget This Week

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    Senators are trying to come up with a plan to protect the undocumented immigrants who were brought here as children - and it was unclear whether Kelly's stance was a negotiating tactic or a valid threat. Schumer called the House GOP proposal "a ruse created to slash funding for education, healthcare, infrastructure and scientific research - all the things the Freedom Caucus doesn't want the government to support".