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Author: 0 Jacob Zuma to face fresh vote of "no-confidence"

Gauteng ANC leader Paul Mashatile. Parliamentary speaker Baleka Mbete made a decision to hold the vote in response to a request from the Economic Freedom Fighters, an opposition party that has often disrupted proceedings in parliament because of corruption allegations against the president.

World PLO to Demand UN Security Council to Recognize Palestine Within 1967 Borders
Author: 0 PLO to Demand UN Security Council to Recognize Palestine Within 1967 Borders

According to a statement issued after a meeting of the PLO's executive committee in the West Bank city of Ramallah chaired by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas , the organization called on the government to devise an urgent roadmap on cutting contacts with Israel at the political, governmental, economic and security levels.

World Israeli army raid Jenin village for 3rd time, arrest four
Author: 0 Israeli army raid Jenin village for 3rd time, arrest four

A Palestinian man was shot dead Saturday following clashes between Israeli forces and local Palestinians in the occupied West Bank. Arab reports said that about 200 Palestinians were throwing stones at IDF vehicles when a gunshot was heard, adding that a wounded person was then carried to a auto.

Author: 0 Ignoring Facts, Donald Trump Tweets State Of Union Bagged Biggest Crowd Ever

And he offered no new policy details on infrastructure , prescription drug prices or other items he's mentioned as ripe for attention in 2018. But their astonishment that Trump had gone 80 minutes without discussing the only things they've been talking about for a year made two things clear.

World Oladipo, Bogdanovic lead Pacers over 76ers
Author: 0 Oladipo, Bogdanovic lead Pacers over 76ers

Over on Twitter, Kyler added that the Bucks want DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angeles Clippers, but Whiteside is apparently the player they are looking at as a fallback option. Whiteside has been hugely impressive in nine career games against the 76ers. Turner finished the game with no points, three rebounds and two assists.

World WVU-Kansas State — BlueGoldNews.com Breakdown
Author: 0 WVU-Kansas State — BlueGoldNews.com Breakdown

During their last five games, the Mountaineers have scored an average of 75.6 points per game (5.0 below their season average) and allowed an average of 76.0 points per game (8.2 above their season average). Iowa State's effective field goal percentage was their largest strength over West Virginia. He made 7-of-9 from the floor, including an and-one basket after splitting a double-team on the low post.

World Venezuela Peace and Unity Agreement 'Ready to Sign': Maduro
Author: 0 Venezuela Peace and Unity Agreement 'Ready to Sign': Maduro

The National Constituent Assembly (ANC), plenipotentiary body composed only of Chavistas, decreed recently that the elections in the country will take place before May. Discussing Venezuela, the US official said militaries in Latin America often "handled" transitions from bad governments, but insisted he was not advocating "regime change".

Author: 0 Shore Capital Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Compass Group plc (LON:CPG)

The firm has "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, January 12. Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of CINE in report on Wednesday, January 11 with "Hold" rating. About 4.82 million shares traded. Compass Group plc has a 12 month low of GBX 1,299.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,698.00. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

World Minnesota vs MI basketball
Author: 0 Minnesota vs MI basketball

Four players are averaging at least 8.8 points per game for MI, they are Matthews (14.4), Moritz Wagner (14.0), Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (11.1) and Duncan Robinson (8.8). Minnesota scored and got it down to three. After Abdur-Rahkman missed two free throws, Robinson threw down a fast-break dunk and Abdur-Rahkman redeemed himself with a pair of free throws to give MI a one-point advantage.

World Vonn claims 80th win on FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup tour
Author: 0 Vonn claims 80th win on FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup tour

Olympic Team on Saturday, replacing the quota spot held by Steven Nyman. Austria's Cornelia Hutter completed the podium (1:12.97), while Vonn's compatriot Breezy Johnson was fourth, ahead of Austrian Anna Vieth and Swiss star Lara Gut. "I am happy that Laurenne wasn't hurt". The Italian edged Vonn in both speed races that were held as test events on the Olympic hill in South Korea previous year.

World Amber Alert Inactivated for Arkansas Boy
Author: 0 Amber Alert Inactivated for Arkansas Boy

The custodial guardians of 6-year-old Conner Roland Cannon say he disappeared after they saw a auto near his home around 10:00 a.m. He was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt and gray sweatpants. Contact Washington County Sheriff's Department, Arkansas state police, or Oklahoma state police if you have any information. Cannon disappeared around 10 a.m.

World For Congress In Rajasthan, Months Ahead Of State Polls
Author: 0 For Congress In Rajasthan, Months Ahead Of State Polls

In Rajasthan, the Congress has rebuilt its organization and its state leaders like Sachin Pilot and Ashok Gehlot enjoy greater credibility among cadre and masses. 42 Candidates have competed in Rajasthan By-poll for the sake of 3 seats. In Mandalgarh, the party has fielded Vivek Dhakad. The data indicates that urban vote, generally held by the BJP, also shifted towards the Congress.

World Moon, Trump discuss North Korean human rights issue
Author: 0 Moon, Trump discuss North Korean human rights issue

But in the same year, the United Nations Commission of Inquiry issued a report on human rights in North Korea that found systemic, gross human rights violations including murder, slavery, rape and other sexual violence, torture, and other government-backed deeds across the country that amounted to crimes against humanity.

World Abe to ask Moon for SK help if Japanese must flee peninsula
Author: 0 Abe to ask Moon for SK help if Japanese must flee peninsula

North Korea has long mounted propaganda campaigns to discredit the United States in response to U.S. condemnations of Pyongyang's own abysmal human rights record. Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], February 03: United States President Donald Trump and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in spoke over the phone on Friday and agreed to address the human rights violations in North Korea.

World Madurai fire: Experts from IIT to inspect Meenakshi temple
Author: 0 Madurai fire: Experts from IIT to inspect Meenakshi temple

Numerous intricately designed pillars of the 7,000sqft Veera Vasantharayar mandapam had suffered extensive damage. "We will soon conduct fire and safety audit in the temple", he said adding that they were waiting for police investigation report to know about the cause of the fire accident.

World Group condemned for attacking democracy at Jacob Rees-Mogg scuffle
Author: 0 Group condemned for attacking democracy at Jacob Rees-Mogg scuffle

Mr Rees-Mogg was reportedly also referred to as a "nazi" at the event. The Telegraph reported that Rees-Mogg was apparently pushed and shoved as "masked men" protested at the event. "Your views are not worth debating". Another video showed the MP appearing to remonstrate with a group of intruders, their faces covered, at the back of the room.

World Egypt discovers Old Kingdom Pharaonic tomb on Cairo outskirts
Author: 0 Egypt discovers Old Kingdom Pharaonic tomb on Cairo outskirts

Several of those tombs have already been dug up since 1842. The tomb is thought to have belonged to "Hetpet", a high-ranking female official, Egypt's Antiquities Ministry announced. Archaeologists began excavating the site last October, but didn't reveal their findings to the public until Saturday, The Associated Press (AP) reports.

World PM strongly condemns attack on army unit in Swat
Author: 0 PM strongly condemns attack on army unit in Swat

The wounded are being treated at a local hospital. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. The death toll in a suicide bombing at an army camp in northwestern Pakistan on Saturday has risen to 11, the military said.

Author: 0 Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O) Institutional Investors Sentiment Up in 2017 Q3

The stock increased 1.92% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $18.02. About 1.20 million shares traded or 26.11% up from the average. Shares of SL Green Realty Corporation (NYSE: SLG ) opened at 96.47 on Friday. The California-based Tarbox Family Office Inc. has invested 2.75% in the stock. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 21,827 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,253,201.21.

World Trump prepared to move on Middle East peace plan without Palestinians
Author: 0 Trump prepared to move on Middle East peace plan without Palestinians

The Abbas's coming to the council is in the wake of U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital last December, which triggered an outcry from Palestinians. The ministers reaffirmed their support for the State for Palestine to obtain full membership at the United Nations, and called for mobilizing worldwide support for this end.

World Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LILAK) Position Lowered by Fmr LLC
Author: 0 Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LILAK) Position Lowered by Fmr LLC

Morgan Stanley upgraded Liberty Global plc (NASDAQ:LBTYA) on Wednesday, January 17 to "Overweight" rating. Liberty Global plc - Class C has a 52-week low of $19.58 and a 52-week high of $27.82. FNY Partners Fund LP purchased a new position in shares of Liberty Global plc - Class C during the 4th quarter worth about $795,000. The stock has a market capitalization of $8,220.00, a PE ratio of 43.25 and a beta of 1.57.

World Starr says Mueller should investigate whether Trump lied over firing attempt
Author: 0 Starr says Mueller should investigate whether Trump lied over firing attempt

And there have been no signs that agents aren't continuing to work on ties between Trump's campaign and a Russian effort to tip the 2016 election. However, critics say its release would not only damage public confidence in the impartiality of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Mueller's probe but also reveal some of the most sensitive state secrets - and the GOP is, apparently, willing to do just that.

World Whelan wins local spelling bee, advances to state
Author: 0 Whelan wins local spelling bee, advances to state

Schoo will continue on to The Denver Post Colorado State Spelling Bee. Last year, as sixth-graders, Lance placed third and Cole took fourth place in the bee. Participants in the district bee qualified after winning top positions in their individual school spelling bees, the district said. Also representing Switzerland of Ohio Schools at the Regional Bee will be: Bree Stephens - Skyvue Elementary, Jacob Henry - Powhatan Elementary, Kayanna Finah - Skyvue Elementary, Angel Rich - Beallsville ...

World Trump, Moon agree to address human rights abuses in N Korea
Author: 0 Trump, Moon agree to address human rights abuses in N Korea

During the meeting, Trump said, "We're doing a lot" regarding North Korea . Another defector who met with Trump was Lee Hyeon-seo, who also escaped from the North Korean totalitarian dictatorship. As part of that effort, past US administrations have emphasized to North Korea that their goal is disarmament, not regime change. "They couldn't believe that I was a North Korean defector", she said.

World Researchers find a large Mayan city buried beneath the jungles of Guatemala
Author: 0 Researchers find a large Mayan city buried beneath the jungles of Guatemala

Before this discovery archaeologists and historians had speculated the Mayan civilization a decentralized society but this new discovery points to an advanced network of centralized architecture and governance. The findings were made by an worldwide collaboration of researchers, headed by the PACUNAM Foundation , a Maya cultural and natural heritage organisation.

World Donald Trump 'wanting ahead' to being questioned beneath oath
Author: 0 Donald Trump 'wanting ahead' to being questioned beneath oath

She said that at a Senate hearing a year ago, she questioned Rosenstein "at length on this issue, and he was adamant that he would never give in to any White House pressure to remove" Mueller . Mueller , particularly relating to the firing of former FBI Director James Comey and the matter of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.

World US Looks At Nationalizing 5G, Says Report; FCC Opposes
Author: 0 US Looks At Nationalizing 5G, Says Report; FCC Opposes

Countering Chinese nationalism with a policy that would be at home in, well, China is a curious move from an administration that has championed the role of private industry in just about every other arena - from the FCC's repeal of net neutrality to its forthcoming infrastructure plan, which is likely to involve huge windfalls for corporations at the expense of the public good.

World Russian fighter jet shot down in Syria's Idlib province
Author: 0 Russian fighter jet shot down in Syria's Idlib province

The Syrian Army and allies expanded their control over Aleppo southern countryside, eliminating the last gatherings of Nusra Front terrorist organization in Tal Alloush village near the administrative boarders of Idlib province. Moscow has confirmed a Russian military jet has been downed. The defense ministry said the Su-25 was shot down by a man-portable air-defense system, and that the pilot safely ejected before being killed by local forces.

World Korea earned $200m flouting sanctions
Author: 0 Korea earned $200m flouting sanctions

The report comes despite the 15-member council having ramped up its sanctions on Pyongyang to suffocate funding for its nuclear and ballistic missile programs. A 213-page report obtained by the news service accuses North Korea of flouting bans on exports of North Korean coal, iron, lead, textiles and seafood, the news service reports, as well as sanctions meant to hamper the country's ballistic weapons program.

Author: 0 Union Budget 2018 - Arun Jaitley promises air travel for the common man

He said the flagship health insurance scheme would cover more than 100 million poor families and provide 500,000 rupees ($7,825;£5,520) in medical coverage for each family annually. In institutions of higher learning and research centres, lack of state-of-the-art laboratory equipment can have a disastrous effect on the quality of research conducted.

World Don detained on rape charges
Author: 0 Don detained on rape charges

Mr Ramadan is a Swiss national and since 2009 has been professor of contemporary Islamic studies at St Antony's College, Oxford. Ramadan, who was arrested by French police on Wednesday, was charged on Friday with connected charges of rape and rape of a vulnerable person, the source said.

World Woman to serve life in prison for murder of pregnant Fargo woman
Author: 0 Woman to serve life in prison for murder of pregnant Fargo woman

According to the prosecution, she told her defence lawyer: "I did cut her and then I took her baby out of her". "There is no excuse". Prosecutor Leah Viste said she was pleased the judge issued the sentence the prosecution recommended. As LaFontaine-Greywind was taking her last breath, prosecutors said, the woman's newborn daughter was taking her first breaths. Hoehn told authorities that he arrived home to find Crews cleaning blood in their bathroom, saying that he disposed of bloody ...

World Snow on and off this weekend
Author: 0 Snow on and off this weekend

Flurries are possible tonight . On Saturday, a daytime high of 37 degrees is expected, with wind gusts reaching up to 30 miles per hour, the weather service said. A center of low pressure will move east out of the plains tracking across Chicago later tonight , shifting east of our area Sunday . A wet and rainy start to Sunday will give way to a drier afternoon with highs back in the upper 40's to near 50.

World Hawaii man says he's devastated about sending false missile attack alert
Author: 0 Hawaii man says he's devastated about sending false missile attack alert

The alleged button pusher whose blunder set off a nuclear panic in Hawaii this month said he has received death threats and feels guilty for mistakenly sending a statewide missile-alert. Following procedures, the man activated the missile launch alert from a drop-down computer menu and clicked "yes" when the system asked him "Are you sure that you want to send this alert?" As soon as he realized his error, the man says he 'just wanted to crawl under a rock'.

World Australia wins toss, to bowl 1st vs NZ in 1st T20
Author: 0 Australia wins toss, to bowl 1st vs NZ in 1st T20

However, they will be glad to have their mainstay batsman Colin Munro back in action. Stanlake's fiery opening spell had the visitors reeling on 16/3 by the end of the 3.2 overs. De Grandhomme launched two massive sixes off leg-spinner Adam Zampa with the Black Caps managing just four sixes in the entire innings. After the innings break, a short rain interruption took place.

World Trump delivers remarks at the GOP retreat
Author: 0 Trump delivers remarks at the GOP retreat

Government funding runs out on February 8, and Democrats don't have much incentive to continue voting for those spending bills without the assurances they were already given on immigration. We believe in strong families and strong borders. "We want to take care of DACA and I hope we will", Trump said. The flurry of meetings and working groups comes as lawmakers race to reach a deal on immigration sometime this month, with a looming March 5 deadline when many undocumented immigrations ...

World PM to inaugurate Global Investors' Summit in Assam today
Author: 0 PM to inaugurate Global Investors' Summit in Assam today

The Act East Policy requires increased people to people contact, trade ties and other relations with countries on India's east, particularly ASEAN countries , " the Prime Minister averred. Subhash Chandra, Chairman, Essel Group and ZEE have also registered for the event. ' The tagline of this Summit is very appropriate and gives a strong message.'Advantage Assam: "India's Express way to ASEAN' is not just a statement but a comprehensive Vision", Mr Modi asserted.

World TDP upset with Budget, but won't snap ties
Author: 0 TDP upset with Budget, but won't snap ties

Telugu Desam Party (TDP), biggest alliance partner of the Bharatiya Janata Party in South, is unhappy with the Union Budget and claims that Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley did not address Andhra Pradesh's need. Discussion at the meeting centred around the Narendra Modi government's treatment of Andhra Pradesh and the "injustice" heaped on the state in the budget proposals, the sources said.

Author: 0 United States has no evidence of Syrian use of sarin gas, Mattis says

The officials also say Syria may be making new kinds of weapons, either to improve their military capability or to escape worldwide accountability. The US officials further said that Syrian authorities appeared to have embraced ground-based means for launching chemical strikes rather than the air attacks because the ground-based operations are hard to detect.

World BJP, NDPP enter into seat-sharing deal for Nagaland polls
Author: 0 BJP, NDPP enter into seat-sharing deal for Nagaland polls

It was informed that Madhav is authorised by the BJP high command to discuss and sort the matters pertaining to the election affairs of BJP Nagaland . So we have formally entered into an alliance with NDPP . Former Nagaland chief minister and Lok Sabha MP, Neiphiu Rio recently resigned from NPF and joined the NDPP.

World Kenyan TV stations remain shut as police arrest third Odinga supporter
Author: 0 Kenyan TV stations remain shut as police arrest third Odinga supporter

Also Friday, police arrested a second lawyer who had stood beside Odinga during Tuesday's ceremony, attended by tens of thousands of supporters, that was meant to protest what the opposition considers rigged elections past year. Odinga claims the vote was rigged and electoral reforms in the East African nation have not been made. An Odinga ally, Miguna has declared himself a leader of the opposition's National Resistance Movement, which the government on Wednesday declared a criminal group.

World Paul Heyman Dishes On Ronda Rousey's Potential in WWE from 2017
Author: 0 Paul Heyman Dishes On Ronda Rousey's Potential in WWE from 2017

Following Ronda Rousey's appearance at the World Wrestling Entertainment's first-ever all-women Royal Rumble match last Sunday, the rumor mill is now filled with speculations that company officials are hoping to put up a tag team consisting of Rousey and Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson for the upcoming WrestleMania 34 event.

World Mitt Romney keeps dropping hints he's running for Senate
Author: 0 Mitt Romney keeps dropping hints he's running for Senate

When Mitt Romney, lost the presidential election in 2012, pundits declared his time in politics over. Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney plans to announce on February 15 if he'll run for the Utah Senate seat held by Orrin Hatch.