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World Will Jayalalitha Hospital Video Impacts on RK Nagar by poll ?
Author: 0 Will Jayalalitha Hospital Video Impacts on RK Nagar by poll ?

VK Sasikala's family, who were with Jayalalithaa throughout her hospitalisation past year, has staunchly maintained that there is a video which clearly shows a conscious Jayalalithaa. Sasikala's detractors within the party had accused her of foul play behind Jayalalithaa's death. Sreenivasan said alleged that none of the AIADMK functionaries had met Jayalalithaa during her hospitalisation.

World Diddy Wants to Buy the Panthers-and Hire Colin Kaepernick
Author: 0 Diddy Wants to Buy the Panthers-and Hire Colin Kaepernick

Perhaps to reassure the many fans who aren't looking to see the current starter, Cam Newton , replaced, he added , "It's just competition, baby". Diddy fired off a series of tweets and Instagram posts on Sunday saying that he'd like to buy the team , and that it's "no joke".

Author: 0 Persecuted Rohingya Muslims flee violence in Myanmar

During his Bangladesh tour, Yildirim is accompanied by Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag, Family and Social Policies Minister Fatma Betul Sayan Kaya and other Turkish officials. According to a Human Rights Watch report on 17 October : "Many villages which had both Rohingya and Rakhine residing in segregated communities, such as Inn Din and Ywet Hnyo Taung, suffered heavy arson damage from arson attacks, with known Rohingya areas burned to the ground while known Rakhine areas were ...

Author: 0 European Union takes step that could lead to sanctions against Poland

The two leaders, however, also said that they were hoping that the country's new Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki would do whatever it takes to avoid the sanctions through an open dialogue with the EU. Seeking to counter Warsaw's accusations of an anti-Polish bias in Brussels and in his own behaviour, Timmermans, who once worked in the Soviet bloc as a Dutch diplomat, praised Poland's historic contribution to overcoming the Cold War divide of Europe but said Warsaw now bore a special ...

World White House predicts tax reform will boost Trump's approval
Author: 0 White House predicts tax reform will boost Trump's approval

Sanders fired back on Twitter and added that Lieu "should spend less time tweeting " and spend " more time doing your job". White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders called out Democratic Rep. "And I can say with absolute certainty that you are lying", Mr Lieu wrote on Twitter. "Today is a huge day, not just for the White House, not just for Congress, but most importantly for America", Sanders said.

World Cavs' comeback falls short as Bucks hang on for a narrow win
Author: 0 Cavs' comeback falls short as Bucks hang on for a narrow win

But four Bucks starters notched up double figures, led by Giannis Antetoukounmpo on 27 and 13 rebounds and Khris Middleton adding 18 points and 10 assists. But Antetokounmpo's three-point play with 5.9 seconds left sealed it for Milwaukee . Jerryd Bayless added 15 points for Philadelphia while Australian Ben Simmons had 13 points, 12 rebounds and nine assists.

World Durbin campaigns for Congress to pass his DACA bill
Author: 0 Durbin campaigns for Congress to pass his DACA bill

Durbin stood with Katherine, a DACA student to plead with the Republican majority to do what he says is the right thing, "It is a long-shot, but we know we have to do it". "We won't give up until we get what we want". Almost 800,000 nationwide are recipients of DACA. "Once the Congress gets beyond that, it will become harder to leverage support for DACA into successful legislation", he said.

World China warns of 'pressure and challenges' after Trump report
Author: 0 China warns of 'pressure and challenges' after Trump report

Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying told reporters at a regular briefing Monday that Beijing appreciated Spain's firm support of its "One China" principle, which is Beijing's view that it has sovereignty over Taiwan. After Trump signed a law this month that opened the way for U.S. Navy ships to visit Taiwan, a Chinese diplomat quoted by state media said the mainland would attack the day that happened.

World Iranian missile programme 'aggressive': UAE minister
Author: 0 Iranian missile programme 'aggressive': UAE minister

More than 10,000 people have died since the Saudi-led coalition launched its war on the rebels in March 2015. The missile also lacked wings along its body, another typical mark of Iranian missiles. "From there it was sacked at a civilian airport with the potential to kill hundreds of innocent civilians in Saudi Arabia ". "The United Nations secretariat has not, at this stage, drawn any conclusions".

World DJ dies and others injured after festival stage collapses
Author: 0 DJ dies and others injured after festival stage collapses

A 30-year old DJ named Kaleb Freitas was killed and three others injured in a horrific stage collapse at Atmosphere Festival in Esteio, Brazil . Freitas was rushed to hospital with severe head injuries but died in the emergency ward. Freitas's Facebook page was flooded with tributes from friends and fans alike.

World Man Shot by Police at Minneapolis City Hall
Author: 0 Man Shot by Police at Minneapolis City Hall

Police gesture to the hallway with a room where the man was shot. . However, that did not work. The BCA will provide additional information about the incident, including the names of the officers who fired their weapons, once those interviews are complete.

World Boston's Controversial Cardinal Law Dies In Rome
Author: 0 Boston's Controversial Cardinal Law Dies In Rome

Mary Major, until 2011 when, some say, he was forced to retire, forever the face of a scandal that damaged lives and the church, inflicting wounds that have still not healed. John Geoghan, alone raped and molested over 130 children after being flitted from one parish to another. The Boston diocese was rocked in January 2002 by allegations of sexual misconduct by dozens of priests over a time span of decades.

World Australian faces death penalty for alleged Bali drug trafficking
Author: 0 Australian faces death penalty for alleged Bali drug trafficking

The three men, who were arrested in separate cases, appeared before the media at a briefing, dressed in orange prison garb, their faces concealed by balaclava, with armed police officers standing guard. "I wasn't going to sell it to anyone here, noone was going to use it here". Roberts unsuccessfully stood as a candidate for the Liberal Democrats in the Melbourne seat of Higgins in 2009.

World Four people arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences
Author: 0 Four people arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences

The United Kingdom's North East Counter Terrorism Unit, part of the country's Counter-Terrorism Policing alliance, said in a statement that they arrested four men, suspected of terrorism offenses on Tuesday's morning in the separate operations in North England's towns of Chesterfield and Sheffield.

World Here's Why the Trump Administration Called Out North Korea's Cyberattacks
Author: 0 Here's Why the Trump Administration Called Out North Korea's Cyberattacks

New Zealand's Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB) director-general Andrew Hampton said while New Zealand was not significantly affected by WannaCry , it was not immune from that type of threat. British hacker Marcus Hutchins disarmed the attack by identifying a "kill switch" in the code. A South Korean lawmaker in October said North Korean hackers stole highly classified military documents that include U.S.

World Russia detains Norwegian suspected of espionage
Author: 0 Russia detains Norwegian suspected of espionage

Frode Berg was arrested earlier this month due to possession of secret documents in Moscow and was accused of sharing sensitive information about the Russian North Fleet with United States and Norwegian authorities, Xinhua cited broadcaster TV2 as saying.

World Shots fired during RAF Mildenhall incident
Author: 0 Shots fired during RAF Mildenhall incident

Air Force on Monday that prompted a brief lockdown and personnel to open fire. Police said Monday that further details would be released shortly. The base was initially put into lockdown. Suffolk police said area schools and businesses have resumed normal activities because there was no danger to the community. The U.S. embassy declined immediate comment.

World Three more congressional sexual harassment settlements surface
Author: 0 Three more congressional sexual harassment settlements surface

The Office of Compliance has not typically made public breakdowns of how it spends taxpayer funds, but has been under increasing pressure to do so by lawmakers and those outside of Congress who have called for more transparency. In a letter to Harper, Grundmann said "our ability to respond to your request is constrained by the confidentiality provisions of the Congressional Accountability Act ("CAA") and the nature of the process established by that statute".

World Ramaphosa backers to challenge Magashule's election after double-recount debacle
Author: 0 Ramaphosa backers to challenge Magashule's election after double-recount debacle

If a recount is raised in plenary, then Mahumapelo has threatened to effectively collapse the conference by calling for a rerun. "We met last night as a province to tell our delegates that they must accept and live with the results and support comrade Cyril Ramaphosa going forward, people are allowed to raise issues but they have to follow processes", Mahumapelo told journalists on the sidelines of the conference on Tuesday.

World Rep. Jordan: FBI, DOJ Had Plans to Stop Trump From Winning Election
Author: 0 Rep. Jordan: FBI, DOJ Had Plans to Stop Trump From Winning Election

In particular, he was asked about a cryptic message that Strzok sent in August 2016 to FBI lawyer Lisa Page referring to an "insurance policy" that appears to refer to the FBI's investigation of the Trump campaign. And as the FBI's No. 2 counterintelligence official, Strzok was picked to supervise that investigation. McCabe, a career appointee under former director James Comey, has always been a Republican target, in part because of political donations his wife received from Democratic ...

World Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane go head-to-head for major award
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane go head-to-head for major award

The 25-year-old, Salah, who is the first Egyptian in EPL history to win the Player of the Month award, is close to securing the African Player of the Year title this season after his superb performance with the Egypt national team and English Premier League side Liverpool .

World EC withdraws show-cause notice to Rahul Gandhi
Author: 0 EC withdraws show-cause notice to Rahul Gandhi

In an order issued on Sunday night, the poll body said the proposed committee will have members from the poll panel, the information and broadcasting, law and IT ministries, in addition to those from the National Broadcasters Associations (NBA) and the Press Council of India (PCI).

World Democrat Wins 94th District House Race, Ends GOP Majority
Author: 0 Democrat Wins 94th District House Race, Ends GOP Majority

If the tally stands, the House of Delegates will be evenly split between Republicans and Democrats. A recount in a Newport News district shows Democrat Shelly Simonds has unseated incumbent Republican David Yancey by a single vote. But an anti-Trump suburban wave helped transform a 66-34 Republican advantage into a deadlock, as well as delivering an eight-point victory for Democratic Ralph Northam in the governor's race.

World Wednesday washout followed by cooler weather and more rain over Christmas weekend
Author: 0 Wednesday washout followed by cooler weather and more rain over Christmas weekend

Tomorrow we will wake up in the 30s and 40s but warm into the mid to high 60s. Rain, snow, and a wintry mix are all possible on Christmas Day depending upon where you live in CT, and just how close to the coast this storm comes. Much colder, Arctic air is set to arrive this weekend and toward Christmas. Low: 42. High: 49. Highs top out close to 50 degrees under mostly sunny skies.

World Stock market rises after crashing 837 points
Author: 0 Stock market rises after crashing 837 points

During the early hours of trade, the Indian benchmark indices slumped with indications of Congress nearly in a position to challenge BJP's winning streak, media reported. Analysts said the BJP win is likely to push markets to new highs after Congress was left with power in only four states. Anita Gandhi, Whole-time Director, Arihant Capital Markets, said, " equity markets underwent a very volatile session after seeing sharp dip of around 2 per cent points in the morning trade, before ...

World Christmas and New Year bin collection details in Leeds
Author: 0 Christmas and New Year bin collection details in Leeds

The Mt Vernon Green Waste Facility will be closed on Christmas Day and will reopen on Tuesday Dec. 26th at 7 a.m. Council is informing residents that some bin collection dates will change over the Christmas period. They can be found at www.leeds.gov.uk/glass or via the Leeds Bins app. "Please take the time to familiarise yourself with the arrangements so you know when to put your bins out for collection".

World UP: 'Don't celebrate Christmas', says Hindu Jagran Manch to schools in Aligarh
Author: 0 UP: 'Don't celebrate Christmas', says Hindu Jagran Manch to schools in Aligarh

He said, "we are shocked and stunned after the incident in Satna where a priest was arrested and carol singing group was detained and their vehicle was burnt". It added the events can affect students' mentality and schools should refrain from such celebrations. Thus, their major source of revenue is from the Hindus students.

World Britain's new $5-billion warship has a leak
Author: 0 Britain's new $5-billion warship has a leak

The Aircraft Carrier Alliance - a consortium including British engineering companies BAE Systems and Babcock, and the United Kingdom division of France's Thales - built the Queen Elizabeth and its sister aircraft carrier, the HMS Prince of Wales, as apart of a 6.2 billion pound project.

World Banking panel kills Trump nominee to lead Export-Import Bank
Author: 0 Banking panel kills Trump nominee to lead Export-Import Bank

Sens. Mike Rounds , R-S.D., and Tim Scott, R-S.C., joined all Democrats on the committee to oppose Scott Garrett, a critic of the Export-Import Bank who voted twice to eliminate it as a member of Congress. Garrett, a former New Jersey congressman, has been getting help throughout the nomination process from Dan Murphy, a lobbyist for a high-powered Washington firm that counts Airbus among its clients, according to a person familiar with the matter.

World OR teacher has been accused of having sex with student
Author: 0 OR teacher has been accused of having sex with student

Deputies said, Andrea allegedly started a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old teenage boy student in last year, their physical relationship was continued " on a regular basis ". Then, her husband found the search warrant and sheriff's deputies soon arrived on scene, the Register Guard reported . She's now being held on $456,250 bail at Douglas County Jail .

World Hawe family: 'We have had some light shed upon the darkness'
Author: 0 Hawe family: 'We have had some light shed upon the darkness'

At the last session, he said Hawe had said to him "people think of me as a pillar of the community". Mr McConnell said he had asked Alan what he meant when he said "if only they knew". Day one of the inquest heard from Clodagh Hawe's mother Mary Coll. The bodies of Mrs Hawe and her sons were laid to rest at St Mary's Church in Castlerahan.

World USA publicly blames North Korea for WannaCry cyberattack
Author: 0 USA publicly blames North Korea for WannaCry cyberattack

The National Security Agency and British government have both expressed their beliefs that North Korea was behind the attack. Mr Bossert, who advises the president on homeland security, said the allegation was " based on evidence ". In the op-ed we did not see traces of the evidence used to link the May attack to the "Lazarus Group" (also blamed for the Sony Pictures hacking incident ) and North Korea, but the White House will reportedly follow up Tuesday with a more formal ...

Author: 0 Former US presidential candidate Jill Stein co-operating in Russian Federation investigation

But the Senate Judiciary Committee - which is conducting its own investigation into Russian election meddling - did send a letter to Donald Trump Jr . "In the current climate", Stein said in a statement , "we must guard against the potential for these investigations to be used to intimidate and silence principled opposition to the political establishment".

World 'Savage' personal attacks made Rahul stronger: Sonia Gandhi
Author: 0 'Savage' personal attacks made Rahul stronger: Sonia Gandhi

They break and we bind. They ignite fire, we douse it. They create anger and we create love. That is the Congress worker and leader. Outside the 24, Akbar Road , Congress Headquarters, a group of colourfully dressed artistes played drums and danced to Punjabi bhangra tunes with party supporters, including men and women, also shaking a leg or two and waving Rahul Gandhi's pictures and Congress flags.

Author: 0 Rodgers picks one Celtic player that played well against Hearts, despite defeat

Despite going into the game without influential midfield pair Jamie Walker and Arnaud Djoum, the Gorgie outfit still managed to defy the odds to record their first success over Celtic in 21 attempts. It is a phenomenal feeling. The team made mistakes on Sunday and that is why we got beat. "We don't like losing four goals, and it is the first time we have not scored a goal in a league game since the gaffer came in".

World Train derailed traveling almost triple maximum speed, NTSB says
Author: 0 Train derailed traveling almost triple maximum speed, NTSB says

The train, which crashed down onto Interstate 5, killing at least three and injuring 70 onboard, was running on a track between Seattle and Portland called the Cascades High-Speed Rail Project, and $181 million had been spent on "refurbishing" the track and building a new Tacoma station.

World Viral Facebook Video of Mall Brawl Spurs Police, Media Investigation in Florida
Author: 0 Viral Facebook Video of Mall Brawl Spurs Police, Media Investigation in Florida

The video shows a group of people punching and kicking one another. "No one tried to break it up". A woman pushing the stroller walks into the fight, kicks the victim who was trying to get up and then keeps walking. A Fort Myers police spokesman says the department responded to a call about the fight, but it had dispersed by the time they arrived. 'Although there is no reason to believe any member, or even the wife of an agency member had any involvement in placing this disgraceful language ...

World Republican Sen. John McCain returning to Arizona following complications with cancer treatment
Author: 0 Republican Sen. John McCain returning to Arizona following complications with cancer treatment

McCain, who was diagnosed with brain cancer earlier this year, was admitted to a Maryland hospital on Wednesday and treated for several days for side effects from chemotherapy. "He looks forward to returning to Washington in January". Marco Rubio and Sen. Senate Republican leaders are working to round up at least 50 in favor of the overhaul; Mike Emanuel explains on 'Special Report'.

World Two Dead In Loch Lomond Hotel Fire
Author: 0 Two Dead In Loch Lomond Hotel Fire

North Wales Fire and Rescue said in a statement: "Firefighters are now in attendance at a fire at a hotel on Welsh Road in Deeside". A Welsh Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: "We are now at a hotel fire; the call was received at 4.43am as a call from the fire service".

World TIGER ZINDA HAI won't be able to break this box-office record?
Author: 0 TIGER ZINDA HAI won't be able to break this box-office record?

Sung by Sukhwinder Singh, Zinda Hai also includes rap contributions by our desi rapper Raftaar. Helmed by director Ali Abbas Zafar (who also made the superhit 2016 movie, Sultan ), Tiger Zinda Hai is a sequel to 2012's Ek Tha Tiger (directed by Kabir Khan), and stars Salman and Katrina in lead roles, carrying forward, from the first part.

World Mishap on Delhi Metro's yet-to-be-opened Magenta Line
Author: 0 Mishap on Delhi Metro's yet-to-be-opened Magenta Line

Noida and Greater Noida are set to enjoy strong metro rail connectivity by April 2018, with the Kalkaji Mandir-Botanical Garden section of the Delhi Metro's Magenta Line set to open on December 25 and the Noida-Greater Noida Metro's Aqua Line scheduled to launch in April 2018.

World Official says at least 6 dead in Amtrak crash
Author: 0 Official says at least 6 dead in Amtrak crash

Washington governor Jay Inslee has declared a state of emergency in the affected counties of Pierce and Thurston. On July 2, a southbound train with more than 250 people aboard derailed in the town of Steilacoom, just a few kilometres north of Monday's derailment.

World Saudi intercepts Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh: state media
Author: 0 Saudi intercepts Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh: state media

A strong explosion was heard in the capital where eye-witnesses said they saw a cloud of smoke, according to local media. This is third missile to be fired at Saudi from Yemen since the onset of the proxy war. There has been no immediate comment from Saudi security officials. The Saudi ruling coalition blockaded all entry into Yemen, even by humanitarian workers, in response to the attack.