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World Come Fly With Us, India Tells Foreign Investors
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It received a $5.8 billion in bailout funds from the taxpayer, but still needs more capital to become profitable. Opposing the disinvestment of Air India, Mahajan said the finances of national airline are in deep trouble, but allowing foreign investment is not the best of the solutions for ending its troubles.

World Korea proposes meeting with N. Korea to discuss Olympics
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The Vice President is traveling to the Olympic Games in South Korea to reinforce the strong USA presence on the Korean Peninsula and send a clear message of American resolve to the North Korean regime. "Without our attitude, that would have never happened", he said. On Tuesday, North Korea agreed to send a large delegation to the Games, which open in Pyeongchang on 9 February.

World US House Approves Renewal of Anti-terror Surveillance Law
Author: 0 US House Approves Renewal of Anti-terror Surveillance Law

Legislation to renew the program that allows spy agencies to conduct surveillance on foreign targets overseas passed the House 256-164 and now heads to the Senate. But in his first tweet Thursday , Trump wrote: "House votes on controversial FISA ACT today". Although some lawmakers have acknowledged and anticipated a debate in the Senate over the reauthorization of FISA, many Senators on both side of the aisle are in favor of the House measure.

World Liverpool to beat Man City, Riyad Mahrez and Alexis Sanchez to move
Author: 0 Liverpool to beat Man City, Riyad Mahrez and Alexis Sanchez to move

Guardiola is relishing the challenge of visiting Anfield despite the game being considered by many as the biggest threat the leader's 22-game unbeaten run. "They play a fantastic season, our season is not too bad but, in a game like this, you need to show that you can cause them problems, more problems than other teams can, make their life hard and try to win".

World Bhima-Koregaon violence: Maha govt to review CCTV footage
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District superintendent of police Chandrakishore Mina said the victim's body has been sent for autopsy to ascertain the exact cause of the death. Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said all the incidents of violence across the state shall be probed and appropriate action will be taken against the offenders.

World Panel backs U of R misconduct probe; president resigns
Author: 0 Panel backs U of R misconduct probe; president resigns

In an sent email to University of Rochester students, faculty and staff, he wrote that "the best interests of the University are best served with new leadership, and a fresh perspective to focus on healing our campus and moving us forward in a spirit of cooperation and unity".

World China-Sea Collision: Rescuers Expand Search for Survivors
Author: 0 China-Sea Collision: Rescuers Expand Search for Survivors

Multiple reports have since put the tanker in Japanese waters and the Japanese Coast Guard is said to be monitoring the situation. It had been handed over to the civil affairs bureau. China's transport ministry said the CF Crystal were being taken to the port of Luhuashan, just south of Shanghai, where authorities will start an investigation into the cause of the incident.

World After Florida, more states press for offshore drilling exemptions
Author: 0 After Florida, more states press for offshore drilling exemptions

Then just a few days later, they gave swing state Florida a special exception from the unpopular drilling plan, crediting Gov. Rick Scott , R, who may run for Senate this year, for securing the dispensation. Some analysts see the Florida case as politically motivated , but whatever the reasons, the governors of Oregon, Washington, New York , Virginia , and nearly all others except for Alaska and ME, demanded that their states be exempt, too.

Author: 0 Sen. Lindsey Graham confronted president on 'sh--hole' comment, fellow senator says

Trump reportedly also commented that the U.S. should accept more immigrants from Norway . Reports of the president's language referring to people of color from the other countries drew criticism from USA lawmakers of both major parties and critics overseas who said they could not be described as anything but racist.

World Pakistan summons USA ambassador over Trump's recent tweet
Author: 0 Pakistan summons USA ambassador over Trump's recent tweet

In a tweet , the U.S. president claimed that the United States had foolishly given Pakistan over $33 billion in aid over the last 15 years. He also said in his first tweet of the year that Islamabad has provided "safe haven" to terrorists - a position India has always been conveying to the worldwide community in nearly all the available diplomatic forums.

World Tour India with 'increased caution', says new U.S. travel advisory
Author: 0 Tour India with 'increased caution', says new U.S. travel advisory

As per the latest safety ranking system of the United States, Level 1 advises travellers to exercise normal precaution, while Level 4 , which has countries like Afghanistan , recommends "Do Not Travel". Citizens will not be forbidden from traveling to Level 4 countries unless otherwise barred by the USA government. Cuba, for instance, where the State Department has previously advised against travel, was listed as a Tier 3, rather than Tier 4, country.

World German Leaders Emerge From Marathon Talks With Blueprint For New Coalition
Author: 0 German Leaders Emerge From Marathon Talks With Blueprint For New Coalition

A 28-page deal is also set to cap asylum seekers coming to Germany for the first time at no more than 220,000 per year, which is something the conservatives have been demanding. They were her second choice - after similar negotiations with a separate pro-business party - but it appears circumstances have forced her hand: Party leaders, both for the SDP and the center-right alliance fronted by Merkel, have given themselves until Thursday to determine whether a framework agreement is possible.

World Trump cryptic about contacts with North Korean leader Kim Jong
Author: 0 Trump cryptic about contacts with North Korean leader Kim Jong

Asked whether the U.S. and North Korea could hold talks during the Olympics, Hook said, "No". The summit, set to take place on January 16, will be co-hosted by Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland and the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and will welcome ministers from 17 countries, including South Korea, India, Britain, France and the states that fought in the Korean War of 1950-53.

World Trump 'Unlikely' to Meet Mueller, Backpedals on Previous Commitment
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President Donald Trump on Wednesday morning again labeled the probe into potential coordination between his associates and Russian Federation the "single greatest witch hunt" in U.S. " Russia & the world is laughing at the stupidity they are witnessing". Trump's comments Wednesday suggest he might not agree to sit down with prosecutors voluntarily.

World North Korea: Another Nuclear Test in Works, Per Satellite Imagery
Author: 0 North Korea: Another Nuclear Test in Works, Per Satellite Imagery

Fast-thawing relations between North and South Korea have renewed enthusiasm for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics , but North Korea may be using the momentum to request other concessions from Seoul . "A lot of good talks are going on right now, a lot of good energy". South Korea and North Korea are talking for the first time in a while. " Who knows where it leads? ".

World Why should JK schools teach the state map: Army chief
Author: 0 Why should JK schools teach the state map: Army chief

On January 1, President Trump had accused Pakistan of giving nothing to the USA but "lies and deceit" and providing "safe haven" to terrorists in return for United States dollars 33 billion aid over the last 15 years, seen as a major policy initiative to pile up pressure on Islamabad to contain terror groups operating from Pakistan's soil.

World Florida man, 20, wins US$451m in Mega Millions
Author: 0 Florida man, 20, wins US$451m in Mega Millions

Mr Missler bought the winning ticket at a 7-Eleven in his hometown of Port Richey, 40 miles (64km) north of Tampa, using a "Quick Pick" option that selects the numbers randomly. The Mega Millions winning numbers were 28-30-39-59-70 and the Mega Ball was 10. The retailer will receive $100,000 bonus commission for selling the jackpot-winning ticket.

World Now: Padmavati becomes Padmaavat..
Author: 0 Now: Padmavati becomes Padmaavat..

A Karni Sena member also met up Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat in Dehradun, and asked him not to screen the film in the state. However, Gogamedi said: "After watching " Padmavati ", Arvind Singh and KK Singh said this film will ignite protests".

World Combat fighter pilot joins competitive Arizona Senate race
Author: 0 Combat fighter pilot joins competitive Arizona Senate race

One possibility is U.S. Rep. Martha McSally, who colleagues say is planning a Senate run but has not yet made an announcement. The U.S. Air Force Academy graduate's official biography also notes that her squadron was awarded the Air Force Association David C.

World Watch the Martin Luther King Day Program LIVE
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From 10 a.m.to 2 p.m., the Jefferson County Committee for Economic Opportunity will host a Community Day of Service Health Fair at 801 46 St. MSU's 24th annual MLK Jr. The president praised Martin Luther King Jr . for standing up for the rights of African-Americans, and emphasized the importance of equality. It is always observed on the third Monday in January.

World Leonardo DiCaprio Will Headline Quentin Tarantino's Manson Movie
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Plot details for the unnamed Manson film are still thin on the ground at this stage, but it's thought to be a 1969-set ensemble flick that in some way details the Manson family murders - which were orchestrated by Charles Manson, one of the most widely-known serial killers of all time.

World Trump goes for 1st medical checkup since becoming president
Author: 0 Trump goes for 1st medical checkup since becoming president

Officials did not address a different type of screening: assessments of cognitive status that examine neurologic functions including memory. In that September 2016 program, a letter from Trump's longtime personal physician, Harold Bornstein, revealed that Trump was 6 feet, 3 inches tall and weighed 236 pounds, ABC News reported.

World Trump lawyer arranged porn star payment for her silence in October 2016
Author: 0 Trump lawyer arranged porn star payment for her silence in October 2016

Cohen, a familiar Trump defender on cable news and Beltway programs, didn't address the money, according to the WSJ , but said of the alleged sexual encounter, " President Trump once again vehemently denies any such occurrence as has Ms. Clifford and her lawyer did not comment. Trump has long rejected the accusations from over a dozen women who have made such claims against him. Trump denied all allegations of inappropriate sexual conduct and apologised at the time for his remarks on the ...

World Zinedine Zidane To Be Replaced By World Cup Winner Next Season?
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane To Be Replaced By World Cup Winner Next Season?

But Villarreal are no pushovers, strong at the back with the 2nd best defensive record in the league but it will be a mountain to climb for them to keep Real Madrid's risky front three quiet. Madrid will face Leganes in the quarterfinals of the Copa del Rey next week, and next month it will take on Paris Saint-Germain in the last 16 of the Champions League, a competition it has won the last two seasons.

World Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin disputes Trump denial of using
Author: 0 Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin disputes Trump denial of using "S" word

Mr Durbin said that when Mr Trump was told that the largest groups of immigrants with Temporary Protected Status (TPS) were from El Salvador, Honduras and Haiti , the president responded: " Haitians? ". "I came back shaken, personally and politically shaken, by what he said", Durbin said. Why would people from Norway immigrate to the United States? South Africa's Daily Maverick mused that, "Casual Friday at the White House is soon to include hoods and tiki torches at this rate".

World Police investigating report of man cutting off girl's hijab
Author: 0 Police investigating report of man cutting off girl's hijab

Authorities are investigating the incident, which occurred at about 9 am (1400 GMT) near the Pauline Johnson school in Toronto's east side, police spokeswoman Katrina Arrogante told AFP. The blue hijab she was wearing was cut about 12 inches, the girl's mother said. "There is certainly concern for public safety, considering there is a man that has been reported as having a pair of scissors considered a weapon", she said.

World Economic Watch: Changing trade pattern echoes China's economic shift
Author: 0 Economic Watch: Changing trade pattern echoes China's economic shift

The Asian nation's exports last year expanded by 7.9 percent, while imports soared by 15.9 percent for the year. China reported a 10.8 percent rise in exports and a 18.7 percent jump in imports - both in yuan terms - for 2017. A commerce ministry spokesman, Gao Feng, said at a briefing on Thursday that China will "adopt all measures necessary to firmly protect the country's lawful interests and rights, should the USA perversely take unilateral protectionist actions".

World Yemen's Houthis fire ballistic missile at Saudi military airport
Author: 0 Yemen's Houthis fire ballistic missile at Saudi military airport

Colonel Turki al-Maliki, the spokesperson of the Arab coalition forces said that the air defense forces of the coalition spotted at 7:56 am on Friday morning, the launch of a ballistic missile from within the Yemeni territory in the direction of Najran in Saudi Arabia.

World MSNBC claim ambassador quit over Trump comment is fake news
Author: 0 MSNBC claim ambassador quit over Trump comment is fake news

Feeley's resignation from the State Department is another indication of Trump's chaotic state department, led by Rex Tillerson, who refused to deny calling Trump a "f**king moron". While not specifically mentioned by President Trump , Panama is located in a region that Trump has frequently targeted with his off-handed remarks and on-handed policy decisions.

World Trump Uses Profanity In Rant About Haiti & African Nations
Author: 0 Trump Uses Profanity In Rant About Haiti & African Nations

According to the aide, when the group came to discussing immigration from Africa, Trump asked why America would want immigrants from "all these shithole countries" and that the USA should have more people coming in from places like Norway .

World Kentucky Is First State Granted Approval For Medicaid Work Requirements
Author: 0 Kentucky Is First State Granted Approval For Medicaid Work Requirements

While the Trump administration signaled willingness this week to allow work requirements for Medicaid beneficiaries, the Florida Legislature is unlikely to move ahead with such a mandate this year. For people in exceptionally vulnerable positions - say, someone who just lost his job after failing a drug test and can't find an available space at a substance abuse program in his area - adding another bureaucratic hurdle could make it even more hard to get back on track.

World NAACP and Anti-Fascists Plan to Protest Trump in Atlanta
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A light drizzle fell on some fans milling about, but there were no anti-Trump demonstrators in sight. The president then put his hand over his heart and sang along to a few words of the "Star-Spangled Banner" but stayed silent at other times of the anthem.

World Texas father charged with murder in death of 3-year-old girl
Author: 0 Texas father charged with murder in death of 3-year-old girl

According to the indictment, Wesley Mathews , who is charged with capital murder, "did unlawfully then and there intentionally and knowingly cause the death of" the three-year-old girl. Despite the limited details about what actually happened to Sherin, Johnson said she's confident her team will be able get justice. A phone message left by The Associated Press seeking comment from Mathews' attorney wasn't returned Friday.

World Why the 2017 season was a success for the New York Jets
Author: 0 Why the 2017 season was a success for the New York Jets

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) throws under pressure from New York Jets defensive end Xavier Cooper (75) during the second quarter of New England's 26-6 win at Gillette Stadium. "They're unbelievable and it does make a difference". Burkhead was not in the game on Sunday due to injury, but Gillislee had a handful of yards and a touchdown.

World Camila Cabello can finally
Author: 0 Camila Cabello can finally "exhale" now that debut album "Camila" is out

She said of her album, "I feel like the best way to come up with something new and different is just to be the you-est you possible. I just felt very alive". "I wasn't expecting it, I wasn't prepared for it - especially because at that point Id moved on from it". At the December 2016 Y-100 Jingle Ball, she announced that she was leaving the group Fifth Harmony .

World North Koreans excited but cautious over participation in Pyeongchang Olympics
Author: 0 North Koreans excited but cautious over participation in Pyeongchang Olympics

When South Korea has hosted the North at global competitions, it has generally covered lodging costs via a so-called inter-Korean cooperation fund managed by the Ministry of Unification. "The South Koreans are extremely interested in making sure they go off without a hitch", says Ian Bremmer, who heads risk consultancy the Eurasia Group.

World After accident, Army cancels slithering ops for Army Day parade
Author: 0 After accident, Army cancels slithering ops for Army Day parade

While two army men successfully complete the drill, the third one falls straight to the ground, as the rope slips off the chopper. In a shocking incident, three jawans got injured at Delhi-based Cantonment playground while rehearsing ahead of Indian Army Day Parade, an event celebrated on January 15th every year, in the honour of Lieutenant General KM Kariappa, the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army.

World Watch a Toyota 'bobsled' down a hill in California mudslide
Author: 0 Watch a Toyota 'bobsled' down a hill in California mudslide

Rescue officials said numerous missing may simply have been unreachable by family and friends who reported they could not find them. "My girlfriend was screaming at the top of her lungs: 'Go, go, go!" "In disaster circumstances there have been many miraculous stories lasting many days and we certainly are searching for a miracle right now", Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said.

World Tamil Nadu Transport Workers Call Off 8-Day Bus Strike 'Temporarily'
Author: 0 Tamil Nadu Transport Workers Call Off 8-Day Bus Strike 'Temporarily'

While the unions wanted a 2.57 times hike, the government offered only 2.44, resulting in the stalemate. "Our protests would continue across the state until our demands are met", said A Soundarrajan, a trade union leader. Apart from wages, the workers also cited other demands, such as pending dues for serving and retired personnel. "The strike is being temporarily withdrawn keeping in mind the welfare of the people of the state", he added.

World Trump hints at 'good relationship with Jong
Author: 0 Trump hints at 'good relationship with Jong

On Thursday, President Donald Trump speculated he and Kim Jong Un - the North Korean leader whose regime called Trump a "mentally deranged USA dotard" and whose nation the U.S.is attempting to strangle economically - had a "very good relationship".

World Trump advisor refuses to leave CNN set
Author: 0 Trump advisor refuses to leave CNN set

While many panned Miller's CNN fight with Tapper, he did have one very big fan in his corner, President Donald Trump . During a Monday appearance on Fox News with Tucker Carlson, Miller said that CNN's claims that he was escorted from the set after ignoring requests to leave were "not true".

World Federal government awards San Diego $20 million for the homeless
Author: 0 Federal government awards San Diego $20 million for the homeless

Housing for homeless people in San Francisco got a boost Thursday when the federal government announced it is giving the city $9 million more than it did past year as part of its annual funding for homeless programs around the nation. San Francisco had a homeless population of about 7,500 in 2017, according to a Homeless Point-in-Time count survey, or a "homeless census" conducted by the city a year ago.

World PM interacts with economists, experts
Author: 0 PM interacts with economists, experts

Eyeing at exploring the different dimensions of the country's economy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi , attended an interactive session with over 40 economists and other experts. On the issue of unemployment, experts opined that rate of education is contributing to higher number of jobless youth, thus, "As you educate more people, raise aspirations and you have to provide them with jobs".

World National Human Trafficking Awareness Day
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But just 15 percent of calls to the National Human Trafficking Hotline in the United States are labor-related. "We believe they will bring value to the service of this cause". Active law enforcement operations to target and stop child sex trafficking have already begun, Peterson said as lawmakers announced a new awareness campaign to address the problem.