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World First Session Spokesperson Calls For Reforms To Curb China's Air Pollution
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A trade surplus of $1,055 million was posted in January following a downwardly revised trade deficit of $1,146 million in December (previously reported as a deficit of $1,358 million). Mnuchin, speaking before a congressional panel on Tuesday, said the administration's objective is to achieve a "fair and balanced" trading relationship with China.

World Time Change: Daylight Saving Time Weekend Is Here
Author: 0 Time Change: Daylight Saving Time Weekend Is Here

And South Carolina lawmakers are considering abandoning the time change also. Florida would be an hour ahead of New York City and Washington, D.C., not to mention the other major cities along the Eastern seaboard. But what would happen if we simply abolished DST and used standard time all year - like Arizona and Hawaii? Move the clock up four years, and once again a Tennessee state representative has failed in his attempt to save residents of the Volunteer State from having to ...

World China Urges North, US to Talk Soon
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Seoul has said that North Korea is willing to suspend nuclear and missile tests during such talks, but how South Korea and the United States respond is less clear. But the talks broke down in 2008, after failing to agree on how to verify the North's commitments, and in 2009 North Korea conducted its second nuclear weapons test.

World H Raja's Periyar slur sours BJP-AIADMK ties
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The post, in approval of the destruction of Russian communist revolutionary Lenin's statue in Tripura after BJP ended the two decade long communist rule in Tripura, was seen as a provocation to vandalise the statue of Periyar, an icon of Dravidian politics and Tamil pride.

World Atwal 'shocked and devastated' by controversy over PM's India tour
Author: 0 Atwal 'shocked and devastated' by controversy over PM's India tour

Atwal was once a member of the extremist group International Sikh Youth Federation and spent nearly five years in prison for his role in an assassination attempt on former Indian cabinet minister Malkiat Singh Sidhu in 1986. Atwal went on say that since his parole he has been engaged broadly in politics on behalf of the Indo-Canadian community, and visited India numerous times including three visits over the past year, each time with the full permission of the Indian government.

World SC restores Hadiya marriage
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Hadiya, 24, can now live her husband, accused of being an ISIS recruiter, the top court said, setting aside a Kerala High Court order that had annulled the marriage and sent her to parental custody in May past year. We still maintain the marriage was stage-managed. "Marriage and plurality are the fundamental core of our culture". Justice Chandrachud said that while courts could annul marriages, the power should be exercised only in exceptional circumstances.

World Parliament adjourned for fourth day amid uproar
Author: 0 Parliament adjourned for fourth day amid uproar

While the TDP was demanding special status for Andhra Pradesh, the AIADMK sought immediate setting up of Cauvery River Management Board. TRS members, donning pink stoles with the photograph of their chief K Chandrashekhar Rao, demanded an increase in the quota for Muslims in Telengana.

World Attorney General: Defending abortion bill could be tough
Author: 0 Attorney General: Defending abortion bill could be tough

The owner of Mississippi's only abortion clinic has pledged to sue- a move lawmakers not only knew to expect, but seemed to be encouraging, in hopes of eventually getting the U. MS now prohibits most abortions after 20 weeks. "We can not allow those who want to put abortion completely out of reach to pass another law that stands in the way of women and the care they need".

World Euro rebounds after European Central Bank drops easing bias
Author: 0 Euro rebounds after European Central Bank drops easing bias

He told a news conference Thursday that trade disputes should be resolved in multi-lateral negotiations, such as in the World Trade Organization. He added: "This approach is consistent with above trend economic growth, a continued reduction in the output gap and gradual upward pressure on inflation towards target".

World Turkish and FSA forces take YPG stronghold
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Speaking at a joint news conference with his Austrian counterpart Karin Kneissl, Çavuşoğlu told reporters in Vienna that Turkey wants the operation to end as quickly as possible so that Afrin can "embrace stability and civilians can return".

World SC refuses protection to Karti, allows him to approach Delhi High Court
Author: 0 SC refuses protection to Karti, allows him to approach Delhi High Court

Karti Chidambaram's lawyer Salman Khurshid said that they had earlier asked Supreme Court to cancel the summons by the ED because they anticipated "sequential arrests". A case was filed against Karti by the Enforcement Directorate in May previous year alleging irregularities in the grant of Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance to INX Media for receiving foreign investment of over Rs.

World (AAPL) is WestEnd Advisors LLC's 9th Largest Position
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The stock decreased 0.25% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $28.26. Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 1st. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Jones Collombin Inv Counsel owns 59,132 shares or 3.1% of their United States portfolio. Another trade for 75,467 shares valued at $13.96 million was made by HASTINGS REED on Wednesday, September 20.

World What Trump's Steel Tariffs Mean For Illinois
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There would be exemptions for North America Free Trade Agreement ( Nafta ) states Mexico and Canada , and Mr Trump said other countries may be able to negotiate to avoid the tariffs . The government will push for an exemption to newly-announced U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminium, the Finance Minister says. Making the long-awaited announcement on Thursday, the president said the industry had been "ravaged by aggressive foreign trade practices".

World Italy's love affair with populists continues. Uncertainty now prevails
Author: 0 Italy's love affair with populists continues. Uncertainty now prevails

League leader Matteo Salvini previous year said he was open to hooking up with 5-Star, but has since said he will not abandon his rightist bloc. Although all party leaders have ruled out any post-election alliances with rivals, Italy has a long history of finding a way out of apparently intractable political stalemates.

World Ireland Team v Scotland, Saturday 2.15pm kick-off
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Ringrose, capped 11 times, returned to play for Leinster two weeks ago, and his 60 minutes was judged on Thursday to be enough to make the step up to a test which could win Ireland the Six Nations. Huge game for him. His loss is Jordan Larmour's gain, with the exciting young star set to earn just his second cap. There will be moments when Scotland get to play - uncomfortable moments when Ireland will get exposed in midfield or on the tramlines.

World Strong 6.8-magnitude quake hits off Papua New Guinea
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It is also reported that after the major aftershocks were recorded several aftershocks. According to The Sydney Morning Herald, the 18 fatalities were from the province of Hela north of the capital Port Moresby. The government is having a tough time reaching some of the remote areas that were affected by the quakes due to landslides and collapsed roads. "We express our condolences to the government and people of Papua New Guinea and pray that last night's aftershock would be the last", ...

World China claims credit for N Korea talks
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February's surplus did edge downwards from the $21.9 billion recorded in January and $25.6 billion from December. In response to the US security concerns against China, Wang claimed that competition between the world's largest developing country and the largest developed country is normal.

World 'PM matlab poshan mission': Narendra Modi's new slogan from Jhunjhunu
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As PM is going to announce extending BBBP Scheme in the entire country from Jhunjhunu, it is worth mentioning that there has been an increase in the state's child sex ratio (CSR) by 34 points during last six years in Rajasthan, according to record of state health department's Pregnancy, Child Tracking and health service management system (PCTS).

World 5.3 mn women take part in Spain's first feminist strike
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Two women were fired for supporting the 24-hour strike among their coworkers in Telemark. In the Spanish capital, demonstrators marked the start of the strike at midnight on Wednesday with a traditional cacerolazo, the sound of hundreds of banging pots and pans ringing out through the city from the central Puerta del Sol.

World Judge urges settlement in blockage of Trump tweets
Author: 0 Judge urges settlement in blockage of Trump tweets

He said under law the court does not have the power to force Trump to unblock his critics.Katie Fallow, an attorney for the Knight First Amendment Institute, argued that because Trump uses Twitter in an official capacity - communicating policy for example - "blocking people simply because they criticize him is viewpoint discrimination that violates the First Amendment", the US Constitution's guarantee of free speech.

World All-women crew to fly Air India Express on Women's Day
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Arriving in Glasgow , she said: "What an incredible day, I loved getting a sneak peek behind-the-scenes at British Airways and meeting all the unbelievable women who, like me, have such a passion for encouraging more young women into aviation".

World United States announces head money for TTP's Fazlullah among three commanders
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Pakistani Taliban deputy chief Khan Said Mehsud, also known as Sajna, was last month killed in a drone strike, which was followed by the killing of two other commanders. According to USA intelligence agencies, although the Afghan security forces will continue to control cities they warned that the Taliban could launch major attacks against these cities, particularly Kabul.

World Inventor fondly recalls chopping up journalist's body
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A prosecutor told the court that Madsen is an intelligent man "with psychopathic tendencies". "I wanted to spare the world and her family from the bad thing that had happened", said Madsen, who has admitted to dismembering Wall's body and throwing it into the sea.

World 'Terminator 6' Finds Its Star In Mackenzie Davis
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It is unclear how many movies Davis' deal calls for. The producers have been undergoing an intense, and so far fruitless search to find a Latina for the story's main role, according to sources. She also had parts in The Martian (opposite Matt Damon and Donald Glover) and That Awkward Moment (opposite Zac Efron, Michael B. Jordan, and Miles Teller).

World Crews conduct 'controlled detonation' of explosives in Wisconsin apartment
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Wednesday's detonation took place at approximately 1:30 p.m. The detonation has caused additional damage to the complex, but FBI Special Agent Justin Tolomeo says it could've been worse. Not being able to retrieve their pets left the owners anxious if they would be left inside the complex during the detonation. A Dodge County sheriff's officer USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin that vehicles are being removed from the apartment complex's parking lot prior to the 1 p.m.

World Denver Broncos Trade Aqib Talib to Los Angeles Rams
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All it cost the Rams to get the former Pro Bowl corner was a fifth round pick. He made the Pro Bowl in all four seasons in Denver, and earned first-team All-Pro honors in 2016. Seven different players finished the year with multiple sacks. Although the Broncos hope to deal Talib by the start of free agency next Wednesday, there is no rush to move him because none of his remaining contract is guaranteed until 53-man rosters are set on September 1.

Author: 0 Coree, Seul: "Accordo per summit. Kim vuole dialogo con Usa sul disarmo"

Per la prima volta in tanti anni, tutte le parti coinvolte si stanno impegnando in modo serio - ha scritto Trump in un tweet - Il mondo guarda e aspetta! La missiva è stata consegnata a Trump a mano da rappresentanti della Corea del Sud . "Non so se gli Usa lo renderanno pubblico", ha detto la fonte. Nella capitale americana il consigliere per la sicurezza di Moon avrà incontri con l'omologo Usa, Herbert McMaster, e il segretario di Stato, Rex Tillerson.

Author: 0 Devon Energy Corp (DVN) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.08

Dana Incorporated (DAN) has risen 70.12% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.27% the S&P500. Capital One Financial downgraded shares of Devon Energy from an "overweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 10th.

World Slain Salvadoran archbishop Romero to be made a saint: Pope
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Francis signed a decree confirming miracles attributed to two of the most important progressive figures in the 20th century Catholic Church during a meeting with the head of the Vatican's saintmaking office, the Vatican said Wednesday. Francis ruled Romero could be declared a saint after a Vatican theological and medical commission approved a miracle attributed to him. Francis approved the miracle on Tuesday, paving the way for Romero to be canonized.

World Manafort Pleads Not Guilty In Second Round Of Mueller Charges
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Judge TS Ellis set the trial to begin July 10 . Both indictments accuse Manafort of hiding the work he did for and the money he made from a Russia-friendly political party in Ukraine and former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych. Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort arrives at the Albert V. Bryan U.S. Courthouse for an arraignment hearing on March 8, 2018, in Alexandria, Va.

Author: 0 Range Resources Corp (RRC) Needle Moving on Volume

Oarsman Capital Inc who had been investing in Range Resources for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.68 billion market cap company. LLC now owns 64,686 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock worth $1,266,000 after buying an additional 3,275 shares during the period.

World Be Wary Of Chinese Loans, US Warns Nigeria, Others
Author: 0 Be Wary Of Chinese Loans, US Warns Nigeria, Others

We have multifaceted, multifarious relations with other parts of the world. Investments underscore just how much China is outpacing the U.S.in Africa. The US would do more to reduce trade and investment barriers for African partners, he said. These were plunging these countries into unsafe debt.

World Firefighters battle wildfires in Wabaunsee Co., dozens of other spots in Kansas
Author: 0 Firefighters battle wildfires in Wabaunsee Co., dozens of other spots in Kansas

The Kansas Army National Guard is providing aerial firefighting support for local firefighters. Stay away from all affected areas and do not drive through heavy smoke. Trooper Tod Hileman with the Kansas Highway Patrol said a fire just north of Hays was creating zero visibility. Clark County Emergency Manager Millie Fudge says firefighters stopped the fire Monday about three miles south of Ashland, but it has broken off toward the east and the fire was not yet contained as of late Monday.

World Bhim Rao Ambedkar's statue vandalised in Meerut
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March 7 (ANI): The vandalisation of statues of political and ideological figures across the country found its latest victim in Dalit icon Dr BR Ambedkar, whose statue was targetted by miscreants in Meerut's Mawana late on Tuesday night. After Lenin's statue was removed in Tripura and Periyar's statue was vandalised in Tamil Nadu, statues of B.R. Ambedkar were vandalised and damaged in parts of Uttar Pradesh .

World Mohammad Shami denies all allegations leveled by wife
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The 27-year-old's better half alleged the UP-born bowler had cheated on her and even tried assaulting her. "I am ready to apologise to my fans and everyone else if any evidence is found against me." said Shami, while reiterating the fact that the conspiracy has been specifically created to defame him.

World Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao go insane in Mental Hai Kya poster!
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Actors Rajkummar Rao and Kangana Ranaut , who will be seen together after four years, are all set to take the fans on a hilarious roller coaster ride, which is as insane as it gets. The makers today announced the film by releasing two distinct looks of both actors. "It talks about mental health, but also has a light-heartedness to it".

World HOOPS Preview: Notre Dame Vs. Duke
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Series Info: Duke leads the all-time series 23-7. Behind 22 points from Matt Farrell and a furious second half rally, Notre Dame came from 21 points down to beat Virginia Tech 71-65 during the second round of the ACC tournament. Virginia Tech: With victories over top-10 opponents Virginia, Duke and North Carolina as part of a winning record in ACC play, it would seem the Hokies have their NCAA Tournament spot secured.

World EU's Tusk says 'we don't want to build a wall' with UK
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The European Council president struck a conciliatory but realistic tone on a possible future relationship, as he unveiled his draft guidelines for the negotiation of post-Brexit ties. In its draft negotiating position going into trade talks, the bloc dismissed what EU President Donald Tusk described as May's "pick and mix" approach.

World Karnataka unveils official state flag, now awaits Center's nod
Author: 0 Karnataka unveils official state flag, now awaits Center's nod

The new flag, unveiled on Thursday, is also a tricolour with yellow, white and red and the state emblem in the middle. If the Centre agrees to the proposal, Karnataka will become the second Indian state to have a separate State flag, after Jammu and Kashmir .

World Florida House passes gun control, school safety bill
Author: 0 Florida House passes gun control, school safety bill

This community tension started to become visible on a Ravalli County Republicans Facebook Group, where divisive comments started going back and forth about the walkout and gun control. "Students shouldn't be scared to go to school". "When I first brought this up, the number of students who wanted to participate was wonderful", DeVoy said.

World Arnold set to be named new Socceroos coach
Author: 0 Arnold set to be named new Socceroos coach

I know what the job is about, I know it's not an easy job, but I feel I'm definitely ready". Long expected to retake the reins he briefly held in 2006, Arnold's favouritism for the Socceroos mentorship has firmed following record-breaking glory with Sydney FC in the A-League.

World Karti to spend three more days in CBI custody
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During the last hearing, CBI had submitted the confession of Indrani under Section 164 of Criminal Procedure Code, in which Mukherjee had stated that she and her husband, Peter Mukerjea had met Karti to discuss FIPB approval to INX media and paid a bribe of 7 lakh United States dollars to Karti.

World Trump's Ranting, Volatile Ex-Aide Tries To Spill The Beans On POTUS
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Towards the end of the day, I believe he did a grand total of about six different interviews throughout the media throughout the day, during the end, towards the end I should say, he went on CNN with Erin Burnett and Erin just had to ask him why his behavior was so erratic and why people were suggesting that possibly he was drunk.