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A number of schools may now have to stop segregating pupils, or split into single sex schools. Southall Black Sisters, who protested outside the court, added: "This judgment is a vital step forward in our effort to persuade the courts and state bodies to take account of the reality of the misogyny and gender stereotyping that is promoted in our schools and universities in the name of religious and cultural freedom".
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    Delhi Cong launches week-long Stop Politics, Save Metro drive

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    Kejriwal wrote to Hardeep Singh Puri, the Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister of State (independent charge), asking for the establishing of an expert group independent of the Delhi and Central governments to look into the concerns raised by the AAP government.
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    Six people taken to hospital after attempted prison escape in NC

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    The North Carolina Department of Public Safety tweeted around 4 p.m. that the endeavored escape occurred at the Pasquotank Correctional Institution in Elizabeth City. The North Carolina Department of Safety confirmed via Twitter reports of an attempted escape from the " high security " prison in Elizabeth City on Thursday.
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    Reduced Child Custody Rights For Mom Who Refused To Vaccinate Child

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    Oakland County Judge Karen McDonald ruled Wednesday that Rebecca Bredow will no longer have primary custody of the boy but will share joint custody with her ex-husband, James Horne. In previous court pleadings, she said that Bredow had consented to getting the shots, meaning her refusal to do so constituted contempt. Bredow and Horne split in 2008, before their son was born.
  • 'She's Gotta Have It' Trailer: Spike Lee Intros The New Nola Darling

    'She's Gotta Have It' Trailer: Spike Lee Intros The New Nola Darling

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    Throughout the show , she deals with judgment from her peers and conflicts with her lovers, insisting all the while that she's not a sex addict, a freak, or anybody's simple boo, baby girl, or property. The trailer begins with the very same introduction of a young Spike Lee , selling tube socks on the streets of NY and advertising his "new joint", a comedy called She's Gotta Have It .
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    I approved NNPC contracts, says Osinbajo

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    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said he approved contracts of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) while he was acting President. There have been speculations that the President gave approvals for the two contracts on his sick bed in London .
  • Trump lashes out at Puerto Rico as House weighs aid package

    Trump lashes out at Puerto Rico as House weighs aid package

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    Angry about the criticism, he has sought to refocus blame to where he believes it belongs - the leadership of the island itself, which in his view mismanaged its affairs long before the winds blew apart its infrastructure. Hours after that message was posted, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said via Twitter , "The U.S. citizens in Puerto Rico are requesting the support that any of our fellow citizens would receive across our Nation".
  • Make a note of Analyst's Recommendations: Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

    Make a note of Analyst's Recommendations: Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

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    It has underperformed by 0.80% the S&P500. The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 41.73 percent, whereas its Weekly performance stands at 0.18%. Roundview Capital Ltd Liability owns 8,045 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.4 in 2017 Q2. It is negative, as 69 investors sold Abbott Laboratories shares while 545 reduced holdings.
  • The NRA's phony concession on bump stocks invites a real ban

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    The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence filed the lawsuit on behalf of victims of the October 1 shooting in Las Vegas. It's not the first time that the Brady Center has filed a lawsuit after a high-profile shooting, seeking to hold gunmakers and others in the industry accountable.
  • Astronauts take a spacewalk to lubricate robotic arm

    Astronauts take a spacewalk to lubricate robotic arm

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    The live video of the spacewalk on Tuesday showed Commander Randy Bresnik floating in the vacuum of space in his white spacesuit. The mechanism malfunctioned in August. "What do you do for an encore?" Bresnik will conduct another spacewalk October 18 with NASA astronaut Joe Acaba to finalize the servicing on the Canadarm2 robotic arm .
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    The company has market cap of $349.98 billion. Looking at volatility levels, the stock observed volatility of 0.65% in last week and saw volatility 0.71% over the past one month. The company was initiated on Friday, February 26 by Cantor Fitzgerald. (XOM) stake by 14.66% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Scotiabank set a $86.00 price target on Exxon Mobil Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Saturday, June 17th.
  • Q4 2018 EPS Estimates for Medtronic PLC Increased by William Blair (MDT)

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    The stock fell -0.7 percent over the past six months. The shares were sold at an average price of $81.63, for a total value of $11,461,423.41. It is down 104.71% since October 10, 2016 and is uptrending. Medtronic plc has been given an analysts' mean target of 91.11. Ordinary Shares (NYSE:MDT) or 3,443 shares. Medtronic plc is comprised of insider ownership at 0.10% and institutional ownership of 84.40%.
  • Health Department: Flu arriving early this year

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    People with certain health conditions or weakened immune systems are at greatest risk. The trivalent influenza vaccine for the 2017-2018 flu season includes an A/Michigan/45/2015 (H1N1) pdm09-like virus, an A/Hong Kong/4801/2014 (H3N2)-like virus, and a B/Brisbane/60/2008-like virus (Victoria lineage).
  • Vegas Shooting Timeline Gets Another Update

    Vegas Shooting Timeline Gets Another Update

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    She didn't elaborate, but the statement came a day after police revised their chronology of events for the night of October 1, when gunman Stephen Paddock opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel and killed 58 people. He said police had learned that security guard Jesus Campos was shot in the hallway before at least 58 people at the Route 91 Harvest festival were killed and almost 500 were injured.
  • Accenture techie stabbed to death for Rs 500 in Bengaluru

    Accenture techie stabbed to death for Rs 500 in Bengaluru

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    John's Hospital. Police say that it may not be a robbery attempt as his wallet, mobile phone or other valuables were not missing from the crime scene. "As Karthik is a familiar face in the police department due to his criminal history, the three police teams went to nab him", said an officer on part of the investigations.
  • 'Fully-fit' Wilshere facing up to permanent Arsenal exit

    'Fully-fit' Wilshere facing up to permanent Arsenal exit

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    Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere insists that he is enjoying roles as a deep midfielder as well as an incutting number 10 and wants to get more minutes under his belt for the Gunners . It's nearly like a No 10 position if you like. He said: "My fitness levels if I'm honest are the best they have ever been". "You can come into that position, and me and Theo were switching in the game".
  • International Day of the Girl

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    The first theme was "ending child marriage .' In 2013, the theme was "innovating for girl's education" and in 2014, the theme was "Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence.' The theme for 2015 was "The Power of Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030" and for 2016, it was 'Girls" Progress = Goals" Progress: What Counts for Girls.' This year, the theme is 'The Power of the Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030'.
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    But a new study has found that the presence of salmonella in eggs has dramatically reduced in recent years thanks to better hygiene. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has changed its advice on eggs, confirming that eggs with the British Lion logo on them are safe to be eaten runny, and raw.
  • Emirates eyes more NZ long-haul flights

    Emirates eyes more NZ long-haul flights

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    The announcement follows Emirates' decision earlier this year to cease its service between Auckland and Sydney. According to the New Zealand Herald , Emirates president Sir Tim Clark said the route was "flakey" for the airline and no longer worked financially.