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Uddhav Thackeray meets Mamata Banerjee during her Mumbai visit


The meeting between the Sena and the TMC chiefs was likely about the political disputes both parties have with the BJP - the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra and TMC in West Bengal. On Fadnavis' comment that "it can not be in government and opposition at the same time", the Sena had hit back on Tuesday saying "see if it's fine, otherwise leave it". Read More »

British government to release Brexit studies to MPs - Davis


Labour used an arcane parliamentary procedure in a bid to force a vote on a motion which asks for Brexit Secretary Mr Davis to hand the papers over to the cross-party House of Commons Committee on Exiting the EU. "David Davis must now respond to Parliament's ruling and urgently set a date for when he will share these papers". Responding to Starmer, Walker said the government was wary of releasing "unvarnished" advice lest it prompted future documents to be written in less frank terms. Read More »

Student put body fluids on roommate's belongings

Brianna Brochu , 18, faces criminal mischief and breach of peace charges. The backlash on social media and on campus prompted the University's president, Greg Woodward, to release a statement condemning the "deeply upsetting" incident and setting the record straight on how the campus has responded. Read More »

Woman with jail-born daughter among 12 prisoners return from India


Her mortal remains were handed over to Pakistan in June 2008. Last month, Pakistan returned a resident of Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK) who had inadvertently crossed the LoC in Chirikot Sector. After being released today, Fatima thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said she saluted India. Chabba said, "It was very tough to settle the issue of Hina's nationality, since her mother was Pakistani who gave her birth in India". Read More »

Russian Government Officials Identified For Democratic National Committee Election Hacks


The Journal reported that dozens of others may have also played a role in the cyberattack. Russian hackers breached the DNC's computer systems as well as an email account belonging to Mrs. The DNC told Fox News it was "irrefutable" that Russian Federation hacked the system. "We need a president who puts our country first, not one who continues to empower Putin and threaten our national security by refusing to accept the truth". Read More »

Accountability court grants Ishaq Dar one-day appearance immunity in graft case


After NAB Prosecutor Imran Shafique opposed the request and sought non-bailable arrest warrants, the court reserved its decision on the plea. Dar and his senior counsel Khawaja Harris did not appear before the court. The authorities want to freeze bank accounts, properties, and vehicles in Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates as well as investments in both countries made by the minister and his family. Read More »

Donna Brazile Says She 'Found Proof' Hillary 'Rigged' Dem Primary Against Bernie


According to Brazile, Debbie Wasserman Schultz turned over control of the financing, strategy, and money to the Clinton campaign as well as hiring decisions. 'Money in the battleground states usually stayed in that state, but all the other states funneled that money directly to the DNC, which quickly transferred the money to Brooklyn, ' according to Brazile. Read More »

Nostrum Oil & Gas PLC's (NOG) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt


The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, February 4 by Needham. The leverage ratio can measure how much of a company's capital comes from debt. On Thursday, August 13 the stock rating was maintained by Needham with "Buy". Citigroup Inc. reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 305 ($3.81) price objective on shares of Esure Group PLC in a research report on Monday, August 1st. Read More »

SC says Kejriwal govt needs LG's consent to govern Delhi


A Supreme Court bench had on February 15 referred to the constitution bench the batch of petitions filed by the Delhi government over the conflict with the Union government. The judges will continue hearing the case. Delhi was given an assembly and an elected government through Article 239 (AA) in the Constitution by the 69th amendment in 1991. Read More »

'Armed And Dangerous' Suspect In Walmart Shooting Identified


Ostrem shot two men and one woman who were near the entrance to the store, located in suburban Denver. The identities of the victims are unknown at this time. Updated: Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, 9:35 a.m. EDT: Police have identified the man they say killed three people in a Thornton, Colo., Walmart as 47-year-old Scott Ostrem. Read More »

LPG rate sees 19th hike in 16 months


OMCs also raised the price of aviation turbine fuel (ATF) or jet fuel by 2 per cent, the fourth straight increase since August, blaming it on rising global crude prices. This is the fourth consecutive monthly hike in ATF price, the last being 6 per cent (Rs 3,025 per kl) on October 1. The effective price of a 14 kg domestic cylinder in Delhi will now be Rs. Read More »

A delve into Institutional Ownership at Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK)

The dividend payment was $0.300 per share for the quarter or $1.20 on an annualized basis. The company's P/E ratio is 10.65 and market capitalization is 8.09B. Alaska Air Group now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $92.34. The stock of Alaska Air Group, Inc . (NYSE: ALK ) has "Underweight" rating given on Thursday, February 4 by JP Morgan. Read More »

Two killed in shooting at Colorado Walmart store


He reportedly fled in a newer-model red four-door Mitsubishi Mirage. "Detectives now reviewing security footage & witnesses being interviewed for assistance with suspect (s)", police said on Twitter. Authorities used security video to help identify the suspect. No other physical injuries were reported. Aaron Stephens, 44, was in the self-checkout line when he heard a single shot followed by two more bursts of gunfire before people started running for the exits. Read More »

Alternative mechanism set up for PSB merger, Arun Jaitley to head panel


Alternative Mechanism panel is headed by Arun Jaitley , Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs. According to the government statement, the panel may direct banks to examine proposals for amalgamation. The constitution of the panel is a move in that direction. The final schemes formulated will be approved by the central government, and laid in both houses of Parliament, it added. Read More »

Lawyer Says It's 'National Duty' To Rape Women Wearing Ripped Jeans


During a heated television debate on prostitution aired on a local television channel, the lawyer said it would be a "patriotic duty" of citizens to sexually harass such women. 'Protecting morals is more important than protecting borders'. NCWR head Maya Morsi blasted Nabih Al-Wahsh's comments as both a "flagrant call for rape" and a direct violation of the Egyptian constitution in a statement published Sunday. Read More »

More than 37.8M fire extinguishers manufactured in NC recalled


For extinguishers manufactured in 2007 and beyond, the date of manufacture is a 10-digit date code printed on the side of the cylinder, near the bottom. Total it is reported that approximately 391 consumers have reported a failure with the extinguisher and 16 reported injuries. There have been almost 400 reports of extinguishers malfunctioning, resulting in 16 injuries and one death. Read More »

Halloween parade marches on amid heavy security after attack


The fearless city dwellers donned spooky costumes, banged drums and blasted trumpets in a show of defiance to the horror that stalked their streets just hours before when an alleged terrorist killed eight and injured 11 in Lower Manhattan. "We will not be cowed". " New York is an global symbol of freedom and democracy", Cuomo said at a news conference Tuesday afternoon from the New York Police Department headquarters. Read More »

United Kingdom in extradition bid for pop concert bomber's brother


Hashem Abedi is currently detained in Libya and the CPS has now requested that Libyan authorities consider his extradition back to the United Kingdom. Abedi's bomb has been described as "substantial" in size, and he had put it inside a tin with the shrapnel, nuts and bolts, placed around it. In the days following the bombing, one of the forces that supports Libya's UN-backed unity government posted a picture on its Facebook page of Hashem Abedi after detaining him. Read More »

'Fake news' is named Collins' Word of the Year 2017


Beyond Collins' definition, the president often employs the phrase for negative or unfavourable coverage. Other words on the list include "gender fluid", "fidget spinner" and "cuffing season", which is the habit of single people looking for a partner for the winter months but not necessarily for a longer period. Read More »

April Ryan Asks White House if Trump Administration Believes 'Slavery is Wrong'

During a photo op, televised on cable news nets, Trump said, "we have to come up with punishment that is far quicker and far greater than these animals are getting right now". It should be noted, however, that while Trump did specifically speak to the slow pace of the justice system and said it needed to be "far quicker", he definitely did not preface his "laughingstock" quip with the words, "people are calling us". Read More »

The curious case of Paul Manafort's three passports

The two men will be back in court Thursday to challenge that. It may not be quite as embarrassing as former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner's serial sexting pseudonym, Carlos Danger, but it's probably not an asset when you are trying to persuade a judge that you are not a flight risk, especially when prosecutors say Manafort has three U.S. Read More »

Hillsborough families were 'dehumanised' by authorities after the disaster


In a report commissioned by the Home Office, The Patronising Disposition of Unaccountable Power , the Right Reverend James Jones, chair of the Hillsborough Independent Panel and the home secretary's adviser on Hillsborough, said there is a "pressing need" for bereaved families to receive publicly funded legal representation at inquests where public bodies are legally represented. Read More »

Ahead of Trump visit, Abe urges upping pressure on North Korea


Pyongyang agreed in the talks - now stalled - involving China, Japan, US, South Korea, and Russian Federation to abandon its nuclear programme in exchange for political and economic concessions. Abe had dissolved the Lower House and announced snap polls in September end. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has reappointed all of his Cabinet Ministers, following his reelection by the Diet as country's leader. Read More »

PM calls Congress a 'laughing club', says it's losing everywhere


He said that the first evil who are looting Himachal Pradesh people is Khanan mafias. "Jawans from Himachal have sacrificed their lives for the country in nearly every war that we have witnessed", he added. The Congress has promised to provide quota for veterans in allotting shops at various public places in the state and support their ongoing agitation for one rank one pension (OROP). Read More »

Local runners headed to New York City Marathon


The NYC Marathon is scheduled for Sunday, November 5th. They have also added additional heavy weapons teams around the city for the marathon. The event is expected to attract over 51,000 runners and more than 2 million spectators along the streets across the five boroughs. Read More »

NY terror attack claims lives of five friends from Argentina


According to Argentina´s Foreign Ministry the victims are Diego Enrique Angelini, Ariel Erlij , Hernán Diego Mendoza , Alejandro Damián Pagnucco y Hernán Ferruchi . An unnamed Belgian woman was also among the dead, the country's deputy prime minister said. In another tweet Reynders said three other Belgians had been injured in the attack. Read More »

Sacked Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont defies order to appear in Spanish court


As well as rebellion, they face possible charges of sedition and misuse of public funds around the referendum. If he fails to show up in Madrid it is likely a warrant will be issued for the arrest of the former Catalan President. Several former ministers have travelled to Madrid and will testify. In Barcelona, sales manager Maria Angels Selgas, 60, said he remained Catalan president for her. Read More »

Israeli Planes Attack Sites in Syria


The Israeli army refused to comment on the report . Pro-Assad media outlets, including Al-Mayadeen channel, said the Israeli attack was meant to strike a "security facility" in Homs. It had previously reported loud soundwaves caused by Israeli jets near the commercial passages in the Lebanese Mountains, followed by a deafening explosion that was heard near the Lebanese-Syrian border. Read More »

Ardern sees 'human face' of Manus Island refugees


When a person challenged Crowe on Twitter to house the refugees himself if he was so worries, Rusty replied: "I've thought about this". "I believe I could house and find jobs for 6". Now, malaria is a new worry to add to the many other risks the refugees face'. But Rintoul also said locals donated or sold food and water to the men inside. Read More »

Boiler blast at power plant kills several workers, injures scores


Over 100 others injured in the blast are undergoing treatment at different hospitals. "It's believed that accumulation of ash inside pipe and furnace of the boiler exploded due to pressure at the power plant", Kumar said. He has also announced ex gratia relief of 3,095 USA dollars for each family that has lost its member in the accident. Those with least injuries are being treated at a hospital in the NTPC campus, while others with severe burn injuries have been shifted to Lucknow. Read More »