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Kangana and Rajkumar in Ekta Kapoor's Mental Hai Kya

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Mental Hai Kya is a scheduled to release in 2019. I mean, one look at the above picture and you will know what we are trying to say. Asked whether he has become "mental" in the film, Rajkummar said: "I am very mental and from April onwards, I will entirely become mental". Read More »

Trump Organization Ordered Presidential Seals For Trump Golf Courses

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Two tee markers are placed on the ground at the start of a hole on golf courses to indicate where golfers should stand to take their first swing. Eagle Sign and Design , a metalworking and sign company with offices in IN and Kentucky, confirmed to ProPublica that it had produced the plates with the US presidential seal after sharing a photo of them on Facebook. Read More »

Trade Wars Are Destructive. Of Course Trump Wants One

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President Donald Trump threatened to tax European cars on Saturday - the third day of trade arguments over his planned taxes on USA steel and aluminum imports . imports, and European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker said they would target "Harley-Davidson, bourbon and blue jeans". The announcement angered key U.S. Read More »

After Goa, Manipur, 'largest party' Cong loses Meghalaya plot

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The results of the Assembly elections, especially Tripura , are prima facie, absolutely tectonic. With the BJP set to form governments in Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya, the Congress on Monday voiced concern that the ruling party's quest to assume power at any cost" and "by any means' raised apprehension of destabilising the North Eastern region. Read More »

Nor'easter No. 2: East Coast readies for more winter weather

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Wind gusts approaching 70 miles per hour helped force in the water while downing trees and power lines. A meteorologist for the National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center in Maryland, Marc Chenard, said forecasters are closely watching another storm system that could bring rain, and possibly more snow later in the week. Read More »

Mind it! Rajini says can give MGR-style governance

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Ramachandran, saying he was confident of giving a good administration like the yesteryear matinee idol. My fans have erected banners, disturbing free flow of public movement is violation of High Court orders. I am 67 years old, am still working, and am doing my job perfectly. "I didn't expect the present political parties to welcome me. But why are you discouraging me and others?" the actor-turned-politician asked. Read More »

Trump trade war: May and China fire warning shots

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Zhang Yesui, spokesperson for China's National People's Congress, made the comments amid controversy over Donald Trump's announcement of tariffs on steel and aluminium imports. But the amounts that they're talking about are also pretty trivial. "In our size economy that's a tiny, tiny fraction of 1 percent", Ross said. China has urged the United States to remain restrained on trade protection, obey multilateral trade rules and make positive contribution to maintaining worldwide trade ... Read More »

Nicole Kidman Crashed Sandra Bullock's Oscars 2018 Red Carpet Interview

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One of the tourists commented on how attractive she looked, and the star responded, "I haven't gotten my hair and makeup done yet!" Saying goodbye, Kidman tells the bus to "have a great time" before winding her window back up. 'And we're really good drinkers too, ' Sandra quipped. Directed by Griffin Dunne , the film also starred Dianne Wiest, Stockard Channing , Aidan Quinn and Goran Visnjic . Read More »

Populist parties surge in Italy vote, mainstream suffers

Oxford Economics, a consultancy, said in a research note that " Italy's election has delivered a hung parliament with a decidedly populist flavor" and that the result risks weighing on Italy's fragile economic recovery in the wake of the financial crisis. Read More »

Democratic early voting surged across Texas in 2018 Primary

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At the end of early voting, more than 465,000 Democrats in the state's largest 15 counties have already shown up, an increase of about 240,000 over 2014. "I don't think it's going to have any effect on our outcome". "We have an historic number of Democratic candidates in virtually every level of office and the progressive values to more our state forward", he said. Read More »

China boosts defense spending for 2018

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China announced at the National People's Congress Monday that it will significantly cut steel production in the year ahead. It comes amid a marathon campaign to nurture self-sustaining growth based on domestic consumption instead of trade and investment and to rein in surging debt. Read More »

Former Russian spy critical in Britain after exposure to unidentified substance

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The BBC named Skripal as the man who was found along with a woman in her 30s, believed to be known to him, on a bench in a shopping centre on Sunday. She was sort of leaned in on him. It looked like she had passed out, maybe. Since finding refuge in Britain , Skripal kept largely out of the spotlight until he was seen making odd movements on a bench in Wiltshire on Sunday. Read More »

Mexico ministers says NAFTA talks should pick up speed

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US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says he's in a hurry to get the deal done due to elections in Mexico, some Canadian provinces, and the US. "I've said I'm okay with modernizing NAFTA ", said Reynolds. Mexico and really Canada wanna talk about it. Guajardo urged all sides, however, to avoid a trade war and said Mexico would wait for a US decision. Read More »

Who is Krishna Kohli, Pakistan's first-ever Dalit senator?

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With Kohli becoming a Senator, the number of non-Muslims elected by the opposition party is now six, the highest minority representation in the upper house in the history of the Muslim-dominated country. Kumari, who was born and raised in a remote district, attributed her success to her parents, who encouraged her to pursue her education and eventually helped her to earn a university degree. Read More »

Winter Storm Riley leaves almost 2.5 million without power

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Powerful waves crashed into the seawall and sprayed homes in Scituate, Massachusetts, on Friday during the storm . Meanwhile, in Southern California, the worst of a major storm passed without triggering new debris flows on slopes denuded by summer wildfires. Read More »

China justifies removing term limit for Xi's presidency

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It also comes amid increased tension with the US, as Washington beefs up its naval presence in the South China Sea and Beijing has shown an increasing willingness to flex its muscles there, much to the chagrin of many of its maritime neighbors . Read More »

Populists battle over right to govern Italy

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Riding a wave of dissatisfaction with establishment politics in Europe following the 2008 financial crisis, the populist party Five Star Movement, or M5S, founded by comedian, Beppe Grillo , and headed by Luigi Di Maio , won the highest single-party votes as predicted in exit polls. Read More »

Post-Brexit Dreams of Global Britain Won't Come Cheap

May also said that any future deal with the European Union hinges on "five tests". The PM accepted the UK's "responsibility" to help keep a soft border with the Republic - setting out in detail how she believed this could be achieved through technological means or a broader trade deal. Read More »

Trump business evicted from Panama luxury hotel

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More than a half dozen of Trump's security officials were seen leaving the hotel. The ongoing dispute represents an early test for USA diplomats navigating global relations in places where the president's family manages properties or conducts other business ventures, and it comes just days before the scheduled resignation March 9 of the US ambassador to Panama over his personal disagreements with the Trump administration. Read More »

GOP Senator Cochran to Retire April 1, Setting Up November Vote

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Senate". Incumbent Republican Sen. Roger Wicker is seeking re-election. He drew a primary challenge last week from state Sen. He was the first Republican in more than 100 years to win a statewide election in Mississippi. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell praised Cochran's leadership in a Monday statement. "I just learned of the pending resignation of Sen". U.S. Read More »

China boosts defence spending amid military modernisation

China's defence spending as a share of GDP and the budget also remains lower than that of other major nations, he said. The economy grew by 6.9 per cent a year ago but that was supported by a boom in bank lending and real estate sales that regulators are trying to curb due to concern about rising debt. Read More »

AAA: RI gas prices unchanged now; likely to rise in April

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In International Falls, regular gas prices averaged $2.34 per gallon in the last week, according to the site. Brent crude, the worldwide standard, rose 54 cents to $64.37 a barrel. "This spring, consumers may have to make decisions on where they can cut costs to cover gas prices that are potentially 40 cents more per gallon". West Virginia- $2.52/g, up 1.2 cents per gallon from last week's $2.51/g. Read More »

China hikes defence budget to United States dollars 175 bn

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The 2018 defense budget will be 1.11 trillion yuan (about 175 billion USA dollars), according to a budget report submitted to the first session of the 13th National People's Congress Monday. Defense spending is still about a quarter of US levels, but nevertheless its long-term growth, combined with a more assertive enforcement of China's territorial claims, has rattled some of China's neighbors. Read More »

Trump administration considered Sixers co-owner Josh Harris for a White House job

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The story was flagged by Facebook users as being potentially fabricated, as part of the social media website's efforts to combat online hoaxes. Asked about reports that Trump had even hinted to friends that he hoped John Kelly , the White House chief of staff, could find a way to usher the Kushners out, Christie pointed to the recent resignation of Trump confidante Hope Hicks amid a swirl of controversy. Read More »

Turbulent Trump presidency shows no signs of let-up

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Fellow Republican Kevin Brady, the top House legislator on trade , said American consumers should not be forced to pay more for goods. On the other hand, if these tariffs are the first shot in a prolonged trade war that spirals out of control, the economic damage could be far more severe. Read More »

IS Releases Video of Deadly Ambush in Niger

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Manning requested the USA media not to purchase or show the videos, so as not to "aid" in IS recruiting. Overlaid with music and propaganda messages, it opens with militants appearing to assemble before the ambush. The video ends with the soldier wearing the camera falling and being surrounded by militants who shoot at him. Killed in the ambush were Sgt. La David Johnson and Staff Sgt. Read More »

Common takes aim at Donald Trump and the NRA during Oscars performance

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At the top of their performance, Common delivered a timely verse that addressed pressing political issues of the day - including hurricane relief, feminism, immigration and gun reform. "A president that chose with hate, he don't control our fate". Common and Andra Day encouraged people to stand up for what they believe in last night at the 2018 Academy Awards . Read More »

DE high school students will stand with Parkland on March 14

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Newark Charter as an institution isn't endorsing the activity, but is allowing students to participate, Ramadan said. "While the individual student behind this social media threat has been detained and therefore does not pose a threat to our school safety, we will start school tomorrow (Monday) with an increased number of YPD officers on campus in order to alleviate any lingering fears of our students and parents", Wharton said in the statement posted Sunday. Read More »

Chidambaram aided Choksi, says Prasad

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Presenting figures, the Union Minister further stated that the NPAs increased manifold under the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government. "Mr Chidambaram please reply, is it jumla or blatant favouritism, mala fide conduct and rampant corruption?" The stressed asset identified out of this was only 36 per cent. Read More »

British PM admits 'hard facts' in Brexit trade deal

An amendment to the Trade Bill calling on the PM to try to negotiate a customs union with the EU, tabled by Conservative former minister Anna Soubry , has attracted the support of enough Tories to threaten defeat for the British Government . Read More »

China's 2018 defense spending up 8.1%

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Every year the spokesman of the National People's Congress (NPC) unveils the country's defence budget in terms of percentage. China will adhere to the path of "peaceful" development, Zhang said. China had a year ago increased its defence budget to United States dollars 150.5 billion - three times higher than India's latest defence budget of about USD 52.5 billion. Read More »

Nor'easter, with hurricane-force winds, hits US Northeast

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With coastal flooding the primary concern, authorities are warning about the dangers of driving through standing water. For New England, this storm has the potential to be more severe than the " bomb cyclone " that pounded the East Coast in January, causing record flooding and forcing thousands to evacuate . Read More »

President Trump slams Obama for not acting on Russian Federation meddling

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President Trump himself cited the FBI's harsh treatment of Clinton as a reason to fire then-FBI Director James Comey. Former FBI Director James Comey said a year ago that the bureau opened its investigation into Russian meddling and whether the Trump campaign was involved in efforts to influence the election in July 2016, under the Obama administration. Read More »