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She was expected to address a reception on Thursday and meet a delegation of women's rights activists from across Pakistan. Despite the warm welcome from the government and her widespread popularity overseas, some people in Pakistan see Yousafzai as a polarizing figure spreading Western influence and badmouthing the country.
  • Steve Smith breaks down during public apology for ball-tampering scandal

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    I love entertaining young kids. If it can be a lesson for others, I hope I can be a force for change. "I am satisfied that Darren Lehmann was not involved and didn't know anything about the plan", Sutherland added. The NZ team under coach Mike Hesson and recent captains Brendon McCullum and Williamson has been lauded for upholding the spirit of cricket by refusing to indulge in abuse of opposing players or other forms of gamesmanship.
  • VA pick impressed Trump when he gave glowing health report

    VA pick impressed Trump when he gave glowing health report

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    Trump likes Jackson, whom Shulkin had recommended an undersecretary post at the VA last fall, according to a White House official, who added that the president realized he had a deep command of veterans issues. He caught public attention after Mr Trump's medical, telling reporters the president was in "excellent health". However, he has a wealth of military experience, having served with a Marine unit during the war in Iraq.
  • Oklahoma Senate approves tax hikes for teachers

    Oklahoma Senate approves tax hikes for teachers

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    Oklahoma Senate leaders were scrambling to find the votes Tuesday for a almost $450 million package of tax hikes on cigarettes, motor fuel, lodging and oil and gas production that passed the House late Monday. Lawmakers also plan to cap the amount of itemized deductions Oklahomans can claim on their taxes. Dozens more are prepared to close indefinitely or have plans to use bad-weather days or add hours to the end of the calendar so classrooms can remain empty.
  • Vijay Mallya To Marry For The Third Time

    Vijay Mallya To Marry For The Third Time

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    According to reports, Mallya, 62, will be getting married to a former Kingfisher Airlines air hostess Pinky Lalwani , who has been his partner for over three years. Pinky was also frequently spotted spending quality time with Vijay's mother, at various events. Rekha was Vijay's childhood friend and sweetheart with whom the liquor baron got married in 1993 after coming to know about her divorce.
  • Arizona teacher accused of sexual misconduct with 13-year-old student

    Arizona teacher accused of sexual misconduct with 13-year-old student

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    She's accused of having sex with the boy in her classroom and her auto. It is not clear when the meeting will take place. She started sending him flirtatious messages, including a photo of herself wearing lingerie . Police say 27-year-old Brittany Zamora was taken into custody Wednesday. The proposal leaves the decision up to school districts . Gun control advocates say the portion that presumes negligence against school districts is highly unusual and seems to match closely with ...
  • Israel's PM, Netanyahu, Hospitalised With High Fever

    Israel's PM, Netanyahu, Hospitalised With High Fever

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    A police spokesman and a lawyer for the Netanyahu family declined to comment. Naija News Learnt that the 68-year-old Prime Minister was reportedly examined at Hadassah Medical Centre in Jerusalem and released late Tuesday. He is facing accusations of bribery, fraud and breach of public trust in Israel. The Prime Minister has denied any wrongdoing and claims the recommendations "will end with nothing".
  • Colorado school district moving to four-day school weeks

    Colorado school district moving to four-day school weeks

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    School districts in the Triad are considering whether to keep or cancel their snow make-up days for the year. She said members of the teachers union in recent weeks have stood behind the students who are protesting against gun violence and calling for safer schools.
  • Shoppers can join quest over Easter bank holiday

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    Who remembers last Easter's near-record high temperature? Meat is avoided on Good Friday although fish is consumed for it is perceived to be a different kind of flesh that comes from water and that fish is also closely associated with the Christian community.
  • Gareth Southgate: Italy's penalty was not 'clear and obvious' for VAR

    Gareth Southgate: Italy's penalty was not 'clear and obvious' for VAR

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    Aytekin ruled there had been a foul, even though it looked like Chiesa was already falling, and Lorenzo Insigne's penalty earned Italy a draw from a game which England had largely dominated. An obvious handball and stuff like that then maybe. Southgate has until May 14 to register a 35-man provisional squad with Federation Internationale de Football Association and needs to whittle it down to 23 by June 4 - two days after England's next friendly, against Nigeria.
  • Parkland Student Kyle Kashuv: Trump 'Does Care About Stopping School Violence'

    Parkland Student Kyle Kashuv: Trump 'Does Care About Stopping School Violence'

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    No matter your side of the political spectrum, everyone can agree that the event was a tragedy. " Never again ." "Hey hey NRA, how many kids did you kill today?" They want the Senate to hold hearings on more than a dozen bills already introduced this year, including school safety measures, enhanced background checks, a bump stock ban, and an age limit on assault weapons.
  • Manhunt as vehicle tries to PLOUGH into soldiers outside army barracks

    Manhunt as vehicle tries to PLOUGH into soldiers outside army barracks

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    Troops from the 93rd Mountain Artillery Regiment were out jogging when the alleged attack took place. The man shouted in Arabic at the soldiers before the attack, and sped off afterwards in what reports said was a stolen Peugeot 208. Paying tribute to Beltrame at a national ceremony in Paris on Wednesday, President Emmanuel Macron said his act of self-sacrifice would "remain etched in French hearts".
  • Students walking against gun violence to reach destination

    Students walking against gun violence to reach destination

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    Instead of being embarrassed by their mother's public display of concern, they were just relieved to be going home-because at school, they don't feel safe anymore. Logsdon said that helping to organize and marching in this event is something she felt passionate about from the time she heard the news of the shooting at MSD.
  • Saudi Arabia Must Face US Lawsuit Claiming It Helped Plan 9/11 Attacks

    Saudi Arabia Must Face US Lawsuit Claiming It Helped Plan 9/11 Attacks

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    US District Judge George Daniels said in Manhattan, New York , on Wednesday, that the plaintiffs' allegations "narrowly articulate a reasonable basis", Reuters reported . Daniels said the plaintiffs could try to prove that Saudi Arabia was liable for the alleged activities of Fahad al Thumairy, an imam at the King Fahad Mosque in Culver City, California, and Omar al Bayoumi, said to be an intelligence officer.
  • Australia's Steve Smith to learn fate over ball-tampering scandal

    Australia's Steve Smith to learn fate over ball-tampering scandal

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    The investigation found Smith had knowledge of the plot, that he failed to take steps to seek to prevent the implementation of the plan and had directed "that evidence of attempted tampering be concealed on the field of play". Matthew Renshaw, Glenn Maxwell and Joe Burns have been named as replacements for Smith , Warner and Bancroft . "And never cheat. Cheating is un-Australian", he said.
  • Grand Launch For NTR Biopic -Release Date Revealed

    Grand Launch For NTR Biopic -Release Date Revealed

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    Speaking on the occasion, Venkaiah Naidu said he usually doesn't attend film events. Director Teja , in his speech, said he wasn't sure if he could justice to this opportunity when he was initially approached. "If everything goes as planned, we'll come to theatre this Dussehra". "Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#NTR biopic launch on 29 March 2018 at Ramakrishna Studios, Hyderabad.
  • Refusal to prosecute cops who killed Alton Sterling condemned

    Refusal to prosecute cops who killed Alton Sterling condemned

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    The officers recovered a loaded revolver from Sterling's pocket. "Their efforts to do so were a direct result of the information relayed to them by the Baton Rouge police department dispatcher - and that was that Mr". Quinyetta McMillon, the mother of one of Sterling's children, Cameron, said the officers killed Sterling "in cold blood". Sterling's five children filed a wrongful death lawsuit last summer.
  • Facebook overhauls security and privacy settings after data breach

    Facebook overhauls security and privacy settings after data breach

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    In a blog post written by company executives, the company unveiled a redesigned user interface that helps users secure their accounts faster, change privacy settings and even delete their data if needed. Facebook is still in crisis mode, looking to fix its huge Cambridge Analytica privacy problem before it can get on to bigger things. Facebook said these settings used to be "spread across almost 20 different screens".