• We were not consulted on Uhuru-Raila meeting, Nasa co-principals say

    We were not consulted on Uhuru-Raila meeting, Nasa co-principals say

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    Mr Kenyatta said: "We have a responsibility as leaders to find solutions". Those new elections were held on Oct 26 but opposition leader Raila Odinga boycotted saying there were not adequate electoral reforms to ensure a fair poll. Odinga said: "the conflict is over" and called on the country to "reconcile and move on". "We refuse to allow our diversity to kill our nation", he said.
  • China urges Taiwan's few allies to follow 'irresistible trend' of recognizing Beijing

    China urges Taiwan's few allies to follow 'irresistible trend' of recognizing Beijing

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    Trump's administration has faced growing opposition to the tariffs from prominent congressional Republicans and business officials anxious about their potential impact on the economy. Trump was expected later in the day to sign a proclamation imposing 25 percent tariffs on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum, though a White House official said this could slide into Friday as documents had to be cleared through a legal process.
  • Loonie hits near 8-month low as Trump squeezes NAFTA partners

    Loonie hits near 8-month low as Trump squeezes NAFTA partners

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    The U.S. trade promotion authority, or TPA, is authorized by Congress and is needed to implement legislation for new trade agreements such as the renegotiation of NAFTA . "We are prepared to work continuously to achieve a breakthrough". Each of us has our own political concerns. The 10-year yield touched its lowest intraday since January 17 at 2.148 percent, while the gap between it and its USA equivalent widened by 2 basis points to a spread of -67.8 basis points, its widest since June 12.
  • SIT arrests illegal arms dealer in Gauri Lankesh murder case

    SIT arrests illegal arms dealer in Gauri Lankesh murder case

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    File image of Gauri Lankesh. Naveen Kumar was first arrested by the Bengaluru police from the Kempegowda Bus Station, Majestic, on February 18, for possession of illegal ammunition and was on a 9-day police custody in the case. The accused KT Naveen Kumar was initially arrested by the Karnataka police for illegally possessing five bullets. The government set up the SIT to probe the journalist-activist's killing.
  • North Korea talks: China cautiously 'cheering on' Koreas

    North Korea talks: China cautiously 'cheering on' Koreas

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    He says the U.S.is providing South Korea with input also. Abe said he will be briefed next week by one of South Korean envoys who met with leader Kim Jong Un recently. Chung arrived in Washington earlier Thursday to brief US officials on his meeting with Kim. "We should not ease our stance, for instance relax sanctions, just because North Korea agreed to have a dialogue".
  • Breaking down the events that led to Officer Morton's death

    Breaking down the events that led to Officer Morton's death

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    Bill Lowe with Missouri State Highway Patrol. There's been a dramatic turn to a story out of Clinton, Mo ., where three police officers were shot Tuesday night - one fatally. His relationship to Widger was not immediately clear. Then, they went back to the house. Waters had been in and out of prison for years, mostly for drug-related convictions.
  • 3 killed and 15 injured in a Chemical Factory blast

    3 killed and 15 injured in a Chemical Factory blast

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    Fire broke out in a chemical factory in Palghar, Maharashtra . A few reports suggest that the blast occurred in a boiler room of the Chemical plant. According to news agency PTI , Manjunath Singe, Superintendent of Police, said the fire has spread to another companies adjacent to the company and details about casualty is yet to be ascertained.
  • U.S. sues California over pro-immigrant laws

    U.S. sues California over pro-immigrant laws

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    But opponents say there is already a breakdown of trust between undocumented people who are increasingly wary of reporting crimes that they say will become more of a problem if the line between local law enforcement and federal agents is blurred.
  • Christina Morris' family faces hard day

    Christina Morris' family faces hard day

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    CBS DFW reported that on Thursday morning friends and members of Christina's family, including her mother, arrived at the scene where the remains were found. "I know she's smiling", Hare said, her voice cracking. Please understand that we need to grieve. We need our time. "That's all I'm asking, is respect us".
  • Lok Sabha proceedings washed out for entire week

    Lok Sabha proceedings washed out for entire week

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    According to reports, opposition parties as well as members of TDP and AIADMK stalled the proceedings in the Rajya Sabha , over the PNB banking fraud, special package for Andhra Pradesh and Cauvery Board issue. In the morning, the House also paid tributes to former Rajya Sabha member Jinendra Kumar Jain, who passed away earlier this month. "It's mad, whoever does it, whether it is in Tamil Nadu, whether it is West Bengal or whether it is in Tripura".
  • The Case for and Against Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation

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    The institutional investor held 212,148 shares of the oil refining and marketing company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $15.31M, up from 204,773 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Wednesday, November 4. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, January 31 by Credit Suisse.
  • In 73-69 Win, Texas Tech Eliminates Texas in Big 12 Tournament

    In 73-69 Win, Texas Tech Eliminates Texas in Big 12 Tournament

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    In the first two games of the Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship, Oklahoma State and Texas secured wins against their lower-seeded opponents, securing their spots in the quarterfinals of the tournament. "We just have to not get too high or too low and get ready for the next one". Their lead was still 32-19 with 2 minutes left when Young buried a 3-pointer.
  • German justice chief Heiko Maas to be Merkel's new foreign minister

    German justice chief Heiko Maas to be Merkel's new foreign minister

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    The party declined to comment on the reports about Maas, a Catholic from Saarland on the French border, who was one of the front runners. Maas brought in new laws forcing social media companies like Facebook and Twitter to remove hate speech from their sites and is a vocal critic of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD).
  • Watch Charlize Theron Deal With Motherhood in New 'Tully' Trailer

    Watch Charlize Theron Deal With Motherhood in New 'Tully' Trailer

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    The Plot: Marlo (Academy Award victor Charlize Theron ), a mother of three including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother ( Mark Duplass ). I called my doctor and I said, 'I think I'm dying!' And he's like 'No, you're 41. Tully will be released in theaters on April 20th. She stars alongside Ron Livingston and Mark Duplass .
  • M&T Bank Corp Sells 4228 Shares of Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES)

    M&T Bank Corp Sells 4228 Shares of Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES)

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    Manufacturers Life Ins The invested in 738 shares or 0% of the stock. The Ngam Advisors Lp holds 124,723 shares with $5.85 million value, up from 104,996 last quarter. Therefore 89% are positive. Hess Corp . had 62 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Furthermore, the percentage of stocks above their 50-day moving average helps determine the overall health of the market.
  • INX media case: Karti approaches Delhi HC for interim relief from ED

    INX media case: Karti approaches Delhi HC for interim relief from ED

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    Mehta insisted that the court can not pass such an order and protect the accused in a proceeding where the validity of CBI's Look Out Notice is under challenge. The court also directed Karti Chidambaram to surrender his passport to the ED and cooperate with the investigation. Karti had approached the apex court seeking direction to declare that the Enforcement Directorate had no jurisdiction to conduct any investigation unrelated to the allegations in the FIR lodged by CBI on May 15, ...
  • Top New Jersey lawmaker proposes raising business tax rates

    Top New Jersey lawmaker proposes raising business tax rates

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    The proposed change would effectively raise the rate from 9 percent to 12 percent for companies with income over $1 million. The Democrat says the legislation would "recapture" some of that "corporate windfall" to fund state programs. California is also considering a bill that would apply a special tax on highly profitable companies, allowing the state to tap into increased corporate profits.