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World Salman Khan threatened by gangster in Jodhpur court
Author: 0 Salman Khan threatened by gangster in Jodhpur court

His name surfaced in a cold-blooded murder of one Vasudev Israni, owner of a departmental store located on sardarpura road of Jodhpur. " Salman Khan will be killed here, in Jodhpur..." While Lawrence Bishnoi, who has more than 20 cases of attempt to murder, carjacking, extortion, snatching and under Arms Act in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, and Rajasthan, was being produced in the court following his arrest on charges of terrorising traders and extorting them, Bishnoi told the media " ...

World U.S. fails to get UNSC action on Iranian protests
Author: 0 U.S. fails to get UNSC action on Iranian protests

Iranian Ambassador Gholamali Khoshroo also said the US had abused its power as a permanent member of the Security Council by calling for a meeting to discuss the protests. "We must be wary of any attempt to exploit this crisis for personal ends", France's Permanent Representative Francois Delattre said, adding that the Council must commit to upholding the nuclear agreement.

Author: 0 Winter storm slams Northeast; flights delayed at OIA

Alternate side parking regulations have been suspended for Thursday and Friday in New York City to facilitate snow removal. In Massachusetts, snow is expected to fall at a rate of one to two inches per hour starting early Thursday, Governor Charlie Baker said.

World Ricky Ponting becomes head coach of IPL team Delhi Daredevils
Author: 0 Ricky Ponting becomes head coach of IPL team Delhi Daredevils

Ponting replaces South African coach Paddy Upton, with whom the franchise parted ways last year at the end of his two-year contract. Dravid is now the head coach of India "A" and the India Under-19 team. Former Australian captain Ponting is being pursued by Cricket Australia to coach the national Twenty20 team. "Historically we haven't performed well in worldwide T20 tournaments, and I think the reason for that is we don't get much continuity with our playing group".

World Mercer issues rare public rebuke of former ally Bannon
Author: 0 Mercer issues rare public rebuke of former ally Bannon

It comes in the wake of new book by journalist Michael Wolff , " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House", which includes incendiary comments by Bannon about the president he helped elect and about Trump's family. Don't forget the RNC was condemning him, Paul Ryan was condemning him, Chris Christie was condemning him... Bannon has vowed repeatedly that, in the 2018 elections, he will find and support primary challengers against GOP senators whom he believes are ...

World How to Keep Pipes From Freezing - Even During a 'Bomb Cyclone'
Author: 0 How to Keep Pipes From Freezing - Even During a 'Bomb Cyclone'

When below freezing temperatures are sustained over a few days, water pipes and meters are at risk of freezing. As for interior plumbing, Workman said the location of the faucet you leave on is key. And only if you have some experience with plumbing. Residents who choose to run water as a preventative measure without being directed to do so by the city will be billed for the full amount of the water and sewer charges.

World Saudi princes arrested over palace protest
Author: 0 Saudi princes arrested over palace protest

Saudi security authorities arrested eleven princes assembled at a royal palace in the capital protesting against a royal decree, and placed them in detention pending trial. According to Saturday's decree, the Saudi government will absorb the cost of the tax for citizens purchasing private healthcare and education, and for first-time homebuyers of properties valued at up to 850,000 riyals ($226,660).

World Frisco, TX 'feels like home,' Bison head coach Chris Klieman says
Author: 0 Frisco, TX 'feels like home,' Bison head coach Chris Klieman says

All-American tackle Aaron Stinnie reflected on the preseason goals JMU set out for itself as he spoke with HERO Sports on FCS Championship Media Day earlier this week, and said so far, the Dukes have stuck to the script and accomplished everything they set out to do.

World Blizzard warning in effect for the East End as snow approaches
Author: 0 Blizzard warning in effect for the East End as snow approaches

Airports shut down in Savannah, Charleston and elsewhere as airlines cancelled 500 flights Wednesday, and at least 1,700 more were cancelled Thursday. In Tallahassee, Florida, Ernst Beliard said he's never seen snow in his 21 years there. The unusually frigid conditions sweeping Florida led to the closures of Florida State University and Florida A&M University on Wednesday.

World US Firm to Resume Search for Missing Malaysian Flight
Author: 0 US Firm to Resume Search for Missing Malaysian Flight

Kuala Lumpur: The Malaysian government has agreed to an offer by a USA exploration firm to resume the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on a "no cure, no fee" basis, Transportation Minister Liow Tiong Lai said on Saturday.

World Hookah embers caused Kamala Mills fire: Fire dept
Author: 0 Hookah embers caused Kamala Mills fire: Fire dept

Both restaurants were conducting hookah/smoking activities in the premises and the fixed fire fighting systems in both restaurants were not in working condition, reveals the report. In the action suggested by the report, the fire department has revoked the NOC given by them to both restaurants due to non-compliance of fire safety norms.

Author: 0 United Flight Reroutes to Alaska After Passenger 'Smears Feces Everywhere'

The incident comes amid a number of onboard events that have diverted planes, created misery for passengers and flight crews, and otherwise thrust airlines into a national spotlight - from allegations of infidelity and sexual misconduct to mechanical failures and severe weather.

World Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi's luck finally runs out, gets evicted!
Author: 0 Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi's luck finally runs out, gets evicted!

Shilpa lashed at him and said that was him who thought too highly of himself. Be it for her controversial statements or frequent crying antics, Hina Khan has surely given most of the content to the show. Missed last night's Bigg Boss 11 episode? Shilpa on the other hand made fun of Hina's overacting yet again and called her naatakbaaz. Back home, Akash and Puneesh discussed that they would tell these four contestants that Bigg Boss treated them with good food.

World Samsung gives the 13-inch Notebook 7 Spin a few modest updates
Author: 0 Samsung gives the 13-inch Notebook 7 Spin a few modest updates

Samsung appears ready to unveil a high-end Chromebook code-named "Nautilus" at CES 2018 in Las Vegas during the week of January 8, but the Korean electronics giant isn't neglecting Microsoft Windows users. And like those tweaked Notebook 9s, the 2018 Spin packs a handful of arguably useful software features, most notably a tool that uses a built-in far field microphone to capture recordings from "meetings or lectures".

Author: 0 Massive winter storm threatens parts of NY with snow and floods

Dominion Energy reported more than 35,000 customers in southeastern Virginia without power Thursday morning. In Boston, Mayor Marty Walsh said schools would remain closed on Friday. The rapidly intensifying storm prompted Gov. Cuomo to declare a state of emergency for New York City, Westchester and Long Island. Up to 6 inches of snow was reported near Fort Bragg.

Author: 0 Vanguard REIT ETF (VNQ) Rises 0.02% for Jan 5

Generally speaking, a rising ADX line means that an existing trend is gaining strength. A reading under 20 would indicate no trend, and a reading from 20-25 would suggest that there is no clear trend signal. Creating a winning portfolio might only be a few sharp trades away. Building a strategy can be tough, but sticking to a strategy can be even tougher.

World Trump Disbands Voter Fraud Commission, Insists System Is 'Rigged'
Author: 0 Trump Disbands Voter Fraud Commission, Insists System Is 'Rigged'

Mississippi Republican Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann said that when he received the data request, his response would be to tell the commission to "go jump in the Gulf of Mexico and Mississippi is a great State to launch from". "This is indicative of the fact that he was on a witch hunt to prove that 3 million people voted fraudulently in the presidential election", said Rep.

World More than a dozen dead as powerful blizzard batters U.S. east coast
Author: 0 More than a dozen dead as powerful blizzard batters U.S. east coast

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) also declared a state of emergency across New York City, Long Island and Westchester Thursday. As of 8:28 a.m., 3,000 flights around the USA were canceled with airports in New York, New Jersey and Boston hardest hit, according to FlightAware , a Houston-based airline tracking service.

World More than 1500 flights cancelled as monster storm approaches
Author: 0 More than 1500 flights cancelled as monster storm approaches

Flight 915 was scheduled to depart Oakland at 9:15 a.m. for Portland , however the 110 passengers were pulled off the plane due to the rodent problem, said airport spokeswoman Keonnis Taylor. Ginger Hintz, a passenger who was due to fly out on the cancelled flight, tweeted: "The exterminator is a woman!" The flight had 110 passengers and Alaska Airlines said a lot of them were booked on an evening flight to Portland while some will fly north Wednesday.

World FWC rescues more than 100 cold-stunned sea turtles
Author: 0 FWC rescues more than 100 cold-stunned sea turtles

As Florida experiences unusually cold temperatures and even snow in some parts, wildlife officials are keeping a close eye on vulnerable manatees and sea turtles. "Boaters should avoid areas where large numbers of manatees are gathered", said Gil McRae, head of FWC's Fish and Wildlife Research Institute. They can also get stressed by the cold.

World Four policemen killed in Sopore IED blast
Author: 0 Four policemen killed in Sopore IED blast

Jammu and Kashmir IGP Munir Khan told Greater Kashmir that three shops were also damaged. "Four policemen including an Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) were killed in the powerful blast", he said. The blast has killed at least four policemen and has injured several others. No terror group has claimed responsibility for the attack so far. "My deepest condolences to their families", Chief Minister wrote on twitter.

World Norwich City v Chelsea
Author: 0 Norwich City v Chelsea

Chelsea won't want a replay with their already busy schedule, so the Blues will likely look for a quick and easy win. "The only problem is with Hazard as he has a problem in his calf". 'I am a deep believer in cup competitions - we were brilliant in the Carabao Cup against Arsenal (losing at the Emirates Stadium after extra-time).

World 5 dead, 2 missing after avalanche hits JK's Kupwara district
Author: 0 5 dead, 2 missing after avalanche hits JK's Kupwara district

Another Beacon personnel remained untraced. Sources identified the Beacon officer as Hawaldar MP Singh of 109 RCC. In another avalanche on the same route, a vehicle carrying eight passengers was pushed off the road. In a rescue operation, two people have been safely evacuated, whereas two more are believed to be trapped. Meanwhile, an official handout said that minister for Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction (DMRRR), Javaid Mustafa Mir, directed that traffic ...

World Social media frenzy over so-called 'Bomb Cyclone'
Author: 0 Social media frenzy over so-called 'Bomb Cyclone'

But snow accumulation isn't the biggest concern meteorologists have about this particular storm-what is particularly worrisome is the strength of winds the storm is expected to produce. The northeastern America is bracing for another brutal arctic invasion on Wednesday , as a new storm is making its way to the country's southeast, prompting schools to close in Florida, Georgia, and SC.

World U.S. sanctions Iranian entities over ballistic missile program
Author: 0 U.S. sanctions Iranian entities over ballistic missile program

McMaster to discuss possible legislation, Senate and White House aides said. Although the sanctions were not directly related to the antigovernment protests that have erupted on the streets of Iran over the past week, Mnuchin said the authorities should spend more on public welfare than on banned weapons.

World Iran slams 'grotesque' U.S. meddling & calls for regime change through social media
Author: 0 Iran slams 'grotesque' U.S. meddling & calls for regime change through social media

Reports emerge that authorities in Iran have shut off the internet in some parts of the country. "Why is the government not letting people speak out". "People so far are moving away from something - the status quo - but not embracing something else, revolution", said the former official. "And we know the truth", she told the United Nations meeting on Iran.

World Tillerson cautious about talks with N.Korea
Author: 0 Tillerson cautious about talks with N.Korea

Tillerson's comments came in an interview to CNN in the aftermath of a bombshell book that cited White House aides questioning the president's ability to serve. Tillerson said Washington needs a signal from the North that it understands the goal of any talks with the U.S. is denuclearization. Anecdotes in the controversial book about Trump's alleged inability to follow briefings or read notes recalled reports past year that Tillerson once called the president a "moron".

World LOTTERY RESULTS: Mega Millions numbers for January 5, 2018 drawing
Author: 0 LOTTERY RESULTS: Mega Millions numbers for January 5, 2018 drawing

Friday's $ 450 million jackpot is the fourth-largest Mega Millions jackpot and the 13th largest USA lottery jackpot. This is the fourth-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history. N.W., said $2 Powerball sales have returned to normal levels, after seeing a recent spike during the holiday season. But it's a situation that is set to happen more frequently.

World Assam Police books Mamata Banerjee for NRC remark
Author: 0 Assam Police books Mamata Banerjee for NRC remark

Kolkata: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday unveiled the official mark of the state-a variant of the Biswa Bangla mark which she had herself designed and given to the state. "This logo will be printed in all government documents including government letterheads". The symbol however ran into controversy previous year after Ms Banerjee's once-close aide Mukul Roy switched to the BJP.

World Trump wants $18 billion from Congress for border wall
Author: 0 Trump wants $18 billion from Congress for border wall

Among the items on Trump's immigration wish list: money to hire 10,000 additional immigration officers, tougher laws for those seeking asylum, and denial of federal grants to "sanctuary cities". However, they have resisted Trump's calls to fund a physical barrier on the Mexican border. The Customs and Border Protection document calls for a total of $33 billion in new border spending, including $18 billion for the wall, $5.7 billion for technology gear, $1 billion for road construction and ...

World MA: Federal Prosecutor Issues Statement on Pot
Author: 0 MA: Federal Prosecutor Issues Statement on Pot

Just four days after recreational marijuana became legal in California , Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday ended a federal policy that had cleared the way for states to legalize use of the drug. It's the most recent number available from the Colorado Department of Revenue. Analysts said the surprise decision could end up being a "net positive" for Canadian firms with no USA operations - and funnel more investment money into local cannabis businesses.

World Court to consider Saakashvili's lawsuit against president on Jan 29
Author: 0 Court to consider Saakashvili's lawsuit against president on Jan 29

The Tbilisi City Court ruling drew criticism from members of the opposition United National Movement (UNM), who have been dismissing the prosecution's claims as "politically motivated", and have been stressing on the President's exclusive constitutional right to pardon prisoners.

World Washington State Sues Motel 6 for Giving ICE Guest Information
Author: 0 Washington State Sues Motel 6 for Giving ICE Guest Information

The Attorney General's Office began investigating after news reports that Motel 6 workers at two Phoenix locations provided guest information to agents who later arrested 20 people on immigration charges. "We have found that is not true". His office is looking into whether 15 other Motel 6 locations that operate as franchises divulged similar private information.

World New Zealand v Pakistan, first ODI
Author: 0 New Zealand v Pakistan, first ODI

Following an exciting and incredible previous year, Pakistan Cricket Team is poised to carry on its success story in 2018 as well, as it will begin its New Year journey with the first ODI against New Zealand at Basin Reserve in Wellington on Saturday (January 6, 2018).

World Arkansas Powerball reaches $570M, Mega Millions at $450M
Author: 0 Arkansas Powerball reaches $570M, Mega Millions at $450M

The jackpot goes to a victor who matches the five numbers and the Powerball number , but winners also can win smaller prizes by matching some of the numbers. "'I won?! No! I didn't!' Of course there would be a jubilation". The Powerball odds on Saturday night are a little better: 1 in more than 292 million.

World Anushka Sharma goes dancing in the streets of Cape Town
Author: 0 Anushka Sharma goes dancing in the streets of Cape Town

Anushka and Virat got married in a private ceremony in Tuscany, Italy on December 11. They returned to India to throw their wedding reception parties. To begin with, they will play 3 Tests, 6 ODIs and 3 T20Is against the Proteas from January. While Akshay's Padman is awaiting a late January release, Anushka will soon be getting back to busy schedules with her home production Pari's promotion and wrapping up the shoot of Aanand L Rai's Zero opposite Shah Rukh Khan.

World Virginia decides tied election by drawing name from bowl
Author: 0 Virginia decides tied election by drawing name from bowl

Virginia House of Delegates candidate Shelly Simonds , accompanied by her daughter, attends a meeting of the Virginia State Board of Elections. After a dramatic contest between incumbent Republican David Yancey and Democratic challenger Shelly Simonds, which included a recount and several legal challenges, the race for the 94th District of the House Delegates came down to a random drawing - a first for the state since 1971.

World Roy Moore accuser loses everything in house fire under investigation for arson
Author: 0 Roy Moore accuser loses everything in house fire under investigation for arson

Johnson was one of several women who came forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against Moore , during last year's Alabama Senate runoff election campaign. "We have just the clothes on our backs". Tina Johnson accused Moore of grabbing her in his office in the early '90s. All family members were outside of the house when the fire took place.

World Winter Storm Eleanor Leaves at Least 3 Dead in Europe
Author: 0 Winter Storm Eleanor Leaves at Least 3 Dead in Europe

Storm Eleanor caused power cuts to around 25,000 properties in Northern Ireland , with hundreds still without electricity on Thursday morning, as it swept across northern Europe. The high winds left several people stranded in a ski lift in St Gallen canton, overturned a light airplane in Stans and snapped the 13m (42ft) high Christmas tree in the capital Bern, Reuters news agency reports.

World Manafort sues Mueller, Justice Department for exceeding legal authority in Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Manafort sues Mueller, Justice Department for exceeding legal authority in Russian Federation probe

Manafort resigned from President Donald Trump's campaign in August of 2016 amid scrutiny over his lobbying work for pro-Russia Ukraine figures. The lawsuit asked the court to have the case against Manafort dismissed. Former foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos and Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn have also pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about their communications with Russian officials.

World Taiwanese Fishing Company Found Selling Oil To North Korea, Local Prosecutors Say
Author: 0 Taiwanese Fishing Company Found Selling Oil To North Korea, Local Prosecutors Say

On Wednesday, South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo reported that Chinese shipping companies were dodging the United Nations sanctions on oil sales to North Korea by registering ships in third countries. In the Times interview, Trump explicitly tied his administration's trade policy with China to its perceived co-operation in resolving the North Korea nuclear crisis.

World Twitter isn't going to ban Donald Trump
Author: 0 Twitter isn't going to ban Donald Trump

However, there was one account that everyone was wondering why Twitter wasn't reprimanding in any way. The word "complicit" has also been linked to Trump's administration in the past. It went on to assure readers that "no one person's account drives Twitter's growth, or influences these decisions". "Even celebrities such as will.i.am spoke to Dorsey directly and said ".@jack you can save the world by not allowing threats that will end up killing millions of people's lives".

World Teacher trying to save freezing Baltimore schoolkids is an ex-Jet
Author: 0 Teacher trying to save freezing Baltimore schoolkids is an ex-Jet

Santelises said that many of those issues were addressed by maintenance staff during the day. "She actually said she couldn't feel her feet at one point". Several other students, however, said they could see their breath inside. Someone also made a sign-up sheet so people could donate and deliver emergency thermal Mylar hiking blankets to teachers with "cold kiddos".

World Josh Mandel drops out of the Senate race
Author: 0 Josh Mandel drops out of the Senate race

Brown defeated Mandel in 2012 by 51 percent to 45 percent, running ahead of President Obama, and Mandel had exposed his flaws as a candidate in that campaign. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) in late 2016. Mandel's choice reported Friday in an open letter to "loved ones" leaves Cleveland financier Mike Gibbons on the Republican side for the time being.

World Senate Judiciary GOPs Request Criminal Investigation of Dossier Author Christopher Steele
Author: 0 Senate Judiciary GOPs Request Criminal Investigation of Dossier Author Christopher Steele

The FBI probe, now taken over by Special Counsel Roberty Mueller, has resulted in two indictments and two guilty pleas, including from Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn. "Maybe there is some innocent explanation for the inconsistencies we have seen, but it seems unlikely", Grassley said in a statement . "Publicizing a criminal referral based on classified information raises serious questions about whether this letter is nothing more than another attempt to discredit ...