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Global News Ahead Of Gujarat polls, a drubbing for Congress in Rahul Gandhi's Amethi
Author: 0 Ahead Of Gujarat polls, a drubbing for Congress in Rahul Gandhi's Amethi

So, Narendra Modi must answer that will it take another 45 years to fulfill the promise?. Gandhi posted on Twitter. Gujarat has been under the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-rule for over two decades. A row erupted on Thursday after Gandhi's name was found written in the entry register meant for non-Hindus at the famous shrine. Moments after his visit, the social media was abuzz with pictures of a register showing the signature of Manoj Tyagi, with names of Gandhi and Patel on the left ...

Global News Polish PM at EU-Africa summit
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The summit is held in alternation between both continents, serving as a platform for dialogue between African and European nations. "President Buhari said this and future AU-EU summits must be dedicated to this goal". Mugabe symbolized a good dream gone badly awry. "It is built on shared responsibility and mutual dependence", he said. If this is to be the case, we must be careful not to disregard the aspirations of the common person in Zimbabwe.

Global News Woman Arrested After Testing Toxic Substance on Senior Home Residents
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Betty Miller told an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent that she wanted to "injure herself" and was testing the poison's effectiveness on other residents at the Wake Robin senior living facility, according to a criminal complaint. The bottle labeled " Ricin " was approximately half full of a yellowish-white powder and was confirmed to be ricin. Symptoms of ricin exposure vary depending on whether it is inhaled or ingested.

Global News Syrian Army Intercepts Missiles Near Damascus
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The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that the missile attack was likely carried out by the Israeli military and targeted several government military bases in Al Kiswah on the southwest outskirts of Damascus. In 1967, Israel took control of the Golan Heights. A series of satellite images showed construction at the location of the alleged base, which was made known to the BBC by a western intelligence source.

Global News Did Trump Admit To Obstruction Of Justice In Latest Michael Flynn Tweet?
Author: 0 Did Trump Admit To Obstruction Of Justice In Latest Michael Flynn Tweet?

On Twitter, the president contends that Flynn's actions during the transition following the 2016 election "were lawful". Investigators have learned that Mr. "So we're very happy", he said. Speaking Saturday about Flynn's plea deal, the president reiterated that there had been no coordination between his campaign and Russian Federation.

Global News UAE applauds military campaign by Yemen ex-president against Houthis
Author: 0 UAE applauds military campaign by Yemen ex-president against Houthis

The rift between Saleh and the Huthis goes back months, with the former president slamming the Huthis as "militias" and the rebels threatening Saleh loyalists after armed violence left two dead in Sanaa in August. The coalition accuses non-Arab Iran of trying to expand its influence into Arab countries, including Yemen, which shares a long border with Saudi Arabia, by aligning themselves with the Houthis and Saleh.

Global News Donald Trump singles out Ireland in tax speech
Author: 0 Donald Trump singles out Ireland in tax speech

Walter JonesWalter Beaman JonesGOP in furious push for tax-reform votes Congress must end American support for Saudi war in Yemen The 13 House Republicans who voted against the GOP tax plan MORE (N.C.) and Mark SanfordMarshall (Mark) Clement SanfordConservatives fear end-of-year " Christmas tree" spending bill House adopts Senate budget, takes step toward tax reform Conservatives direct ire at GOP leaders - not Trump MORE (S.C.), defected from their party on those efforts.

Global News Supermoon 2017: Here's how to watch it
Author: 0 Supermoon 2017: Here's how to watch it

According to www.nasa.gov , "A supermoon is a moon that is full when it is also at or near its closest point in its orbit around Earth". The moon swings about 50,000 km closer to the earth during a perigee pass, so it makes the full moon appear bigger and brighter than usual! The super moon will officially occur at 3.47 pm in the United Kingdom on December 3, and experts say it should be visible wherever you are in South Yorkshire.

Global News Six NatWest branches in Norfolk and Suffolk to close in 2018
Author: 0 Six NatWest branches in Norfolk and Suffolk to close in 2018

In England and Wales the number of NatWest branches will fall to 655. The redundancy programme will lead to about 680 redundancies and the RBS branch network is aiming to manage this process on a voluntary basis. The union's national officer Rob MacGregor also said the move could effectively signal the end of banking in branches. "I call on the Royal Bank of Scotland engage immediately with their island customers and businesses to find a way to ensure that the island isn't deprived of ...

Global News Police 'seek charging advice' over Bristol nightclub incident
Author: 0 Police 'seek charging advice' over Bristol nightclub incident

Video footage later emerged which appeared to show him throwing a number of punches during the ugly confrontation. None of this affects Stokes's availability - or lack of it - to play in the ongoing Ashes series, although a successful stint in New Zealand would pile pressure on the European Central Bank to lift his suspension, should he be cleared of the charges relating to an altercation in Bristol in September.

Global News Missing Florida teenager found safe in NY, authorities say
Author: 0 Missing Florida teenager found safe in NY, authorities say

Police released photographs that capture Caitlyn Frisina, 17, and Rian Rodriguez, 27, at multiple locations on Sunday: two gas stations in Georgia and SC in addition to a North Carolina pawn shop, according to Fox News . Frisina's vanishing has left her family and her boyfriend absolutely stunned. Please let us know that you're ok. Her parents were also unaware of any relationship with Rodriguez.

Global News No German 'grand coalition' yet: SPD's Schulz
Author: 0 No German 'grand coalition' yet: SPD's Schulz

According to Schulz, the key demands of his party are a need to reform the European Union , improve healthcare, as well as the European Union and answer French President Emmanuel Macron's Eurozone reform proposals positively. The SPD's top brass will then present their recommendation to party rank and file during their congress from Thursday. At the same time, the SPD chief began naming his conditions, stressing in particular that he wants Germany to back French President Emmanuel Macron's ...

Global News Tillerson will be out at State Department within weeks
Author: 0 Tillerson will be out at State Department within weeks

Trump, during a meeting with the crown prince of Bahrain, Salman bin Hamad al-Khalifa, on Thursday was asked about Tillerson's dismissal, to which the US President replied, "He's here". Multiple reports in the past have cited tensions between Trump and Tillerson. Mr Tillerson has also defended the Iran nuclear deal, which Mr Trump last month disavowed.

Global News Okinawa rape and murder: U.S. military base worker Shinzato jailed in Japan
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Okinawa is home to the largest Marine base outside the U.S. Shinzato worked at Kadena Base, where more than 20,000 U.S. service members and their families, as well as Japanese civilians live and work. servicemen against local citizens has worsened the tension. Friday's sentence capped the end of a public trial that enraged many on the island of Okinawa, where some 47,000 USA troops are stationed.

Global News Mild for Friday; A few showers possible Saturday
Author: 0 Mild for Friday; A few showers possible Saturday

Skies then clear out for Sunday afternoon with a warmer than average afternoon to close out the weekend. With clouds and rain, temperatures will hover in the 40s most of the day, with highs peaking in the very low 50s. Sunshine and high temperatures in the 50s are forecast both Saturday and Sunday , before rain moves into the area Sunday night , followed by much colder weather.

Global News House Arrest Ends As Manafort's Bail Is Modified
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U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson previously rejected Mr. Gates' motion to modify his conditions of release, writing that he had "not yet identified the assets he could offer as security" for his release. He turned over his three USA passports to prosecutors after his arrest. Together, the four homes have a total net assessed value (deducting outstanding mortgages and other obligations) of $11.7 million, according to court documents.

Global News Gunmen attack agriculture institute in Pakistan, killing 12
Author: 0 Gunmen attack agriculture institute in Pakistan, killing 12

A report in Dawn said three burqa-clad men entered the directorate and started firing. The hostel of the directorate was officially closed on Friday as the country observes Eid Miladun Nabi. Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed responsibility for the attack. An eyewitness said, "We were sleeping when we heard gunshots". In it, one of the gunmen raced into a building and firing his weapon as he went room to room searching for students.

Global News Yogi credits Modi for BJP's resounding performance in UP civic polls
Author: 0 Yogi credits Modi for BJP's resounding performance in UP civic polls

BJP is leading in seats, including Lucknow , Allahabad, Aligarh, Varanasi, Ghaziabad , Gorakhpur, Faizabad and Moradabad municipal corporations, while the BSP was ahead in Jhansi and Agra municipal corporations. The Musafirkhana seat was won by independent Brijesh Agrihari while the Amethi seat was won by BJP candidate Chandra Devi. Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma said people have shown full faith in the BJP and its ideology and discarded the SP, the BSP and the Congress.

Global News Former US NSA pleads guilty to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation
Author: 0 Former US NSA pleads guilty to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Following his plea, Flynn left the court with his head down and released a statement agreeing to cooperate with the special counsel and said he accepted full responsibility of his actions. Flynn was a top-level campaign adviser who consulted and traveled frequently with Trump himself a year ago - even leading the Republican National Convention in a "lock her up" chant that will live in infamy.

Global News Potsdam Christmas market evacuated after bomb is found in German city
Author: 0 Potsdam Christmas market evacuated after bomb is found in German city

The object was reportedly planted on a children's carousel located at the Christmas market, local media report. Potsdam police said X-rays had shown wires, nails and batteries inside the package, but that no detonator had been found. There's now no evidence showing they pledged allegiance to ISIS. There are, however, indications the men have had contacts with ISIS and investigations are ongoing, the office's Christian Hartwig said.

Global News President Buhari orders repatriation of Nigerians from Libya
Author: 0 President Buhari orders repatriation of Nigerians from Libya

Detainees told MSF how men are forced to run naked in the courtyard until they collapse from exhaustion, while women are raped and made to call family back home for money to free them. "Justice is the basic thing all religions demand and you can't go wrong if you do it", he said. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN ) was established by the Federal Government of Nigeria in May 1976 to gather and distribute news on Nigeria and cover events of interest to Nigeria at the worldwide level for the ...

Global News Hugh Freeze releases statement in response to NCAA ruling on Ole Miss
Author: 0 Hugh Freeze releases statement in response to NCAA ruling on Ole Miss

The day after topping rival Mississippi State 31-28 in Starkville, Luke had the interim tag removed, and the former Ole Miss offensive lineman is now on the job on a full-time basis. Every coach named in the NCAA's investigation has received a show-cause (essentially an NCAA blackball for a period of time). The NCAA had accused the Ole Miss football program of 21 violations, 15 of which are the most serious under The Association's penalty structure.

Global News Tacky Gay Couple Arrested For Taking Instagram Photos Mooning Sacred Thai Temple
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The 38-year-olds were taken into custody at the airport at approximately 8 pm local time while trying to leave the country said Pol Col Choenron Rimpadee, deputy spokesman of immigration police. He explained the two were brought to Bangkok Yai police station to be charged with public nakedness, an offence liable for a fine of up to 5,000 baht ($153; £115).

Global News Jimmy Kimmel gladly accepts invite to fight Senate candidate Roy Moore
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel gladly accepts invite to fight Senate candidate Roy Moore

It all started when Jimmy Kimmel Live sent Jake Byrd, a fictional character who has appeared on the show before, to crash Moore's speech at the Magnolia Springs Baptist Church , posing as a fake fan. So, picking a fight with him, when he's got the wind at his back and the public on his side, and he's doing a damn good job exposing Republican hypocrisy and just downright greed, probably a very poor course of action for a guy like Roy Moore .

Global News Russian Federation rejects U.S. call to cut North Korea ties
Author: 0 Russian Federation rejects U.S. call to cut North Korea ties

North Korea also published photographs of the new ICBM. After China , Russia is one of the few states with which North Korea still has good relations. "They reminded us of problems that Iran had after signing an agreement with the [Iran] Six, and how the USA now intends to terminate the Iranian deal", the lawmaker said.

Global News SCO Summit: Sushma Swaraj attends dinner hosted by Russian PM
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Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will lead Russia's delegation at the Sochi SCO meetings. The SCO has China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, India and Pakistan as its full members. The meeting will focus on further promotion and expansion of trade, economic and humanitarian cooperation in the SCO. The premier noted that Iran and Afghanistan as SCO observer states applied for the membership.

Global News Philando Castile's Girlfriend Diamond Reynolds To Receive $800000 Settlement
Author: 0 Philando Castile's Girlfriend Diamond Reynolds To Receive $800000 Settlement

Reynolds live-streamed the aftermath of the police shooting that killed Castile in July 2016. The settlement includes $675,000 from St. Anthony as well as $125,000 from the nearby city of Roseville and an insurance fund. The initial shooting and the verdict sparked weeks of protests, including two that shut down Interstate 94 in St. Paul. This news comes just a few months after the city of St.

Global News India's Jet, Air France-KLM announce tie-up on routes
Author: 0 India's Jet, Air France-KLM announce tie-up on routes

The "enhanced cooperation agreement" with Air France-KLM, signed on Wednesday in India's financial capital Mumbai , is created to route more traffic and expand the number of flights to Europe and then onwards to the United States. The agreement is also meant to complement the Air France-KLM and US-based Delta Air Lines' transatlantic partnership between Europe and North America, offering access to over 200 destinations in North America.

Global News Alarming: Uttar Pradesh, Delhi topped crime list in 2016, says NCRB
Author: 0 Alarming: Uttar Pradesh, Delhi topped crime list in 2016, says NCRB

A total of 48,31,515 cognisable crimes - which include major crimes like rape, murder, kidnappings and rioting - comprising "29,75,711 IPC crimes" and "18,55,804 Special and Local Laws (SLL)" crimes were reported in 2016. In the south, Karnataka figured on the list with 42 cases of communal violence while Kerala had 21 instances and Tamil Nadu had five communal incidents during the year 2016.

Global News Record-setting 2017 hurricane season comes to an end
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In total, 2017 had 17 named storms, and 10 hurricanes. In the two months since the storm, half the population still is without power. Those records date back to 1851. Irma may have done the most damage to Florida, but it wasn't the last storm to impact the state. - Strongest winds were clocked at 185 miles per hour, the second strongest hurricane in the Atlantic Basin in history.

Global News Father of murder victim detonates grenades in Ukraine court, leaving two dead
Author: 0 Father of murder victim detonates grenades in Ukraine court, leaving two dead

All seven victims have been taken to hospital for treatment. At least nine people were wounded in the incident, including two convoy officers, a court officer, a prosecutor and civilians. In November, Kiev police said two men were detained after 6.5 kilogrammes of explosives were found hidden in a vehicle that was parked near a shopping centre in a densely populated area on the outskirts of the Ukrainian capital.

Global News Europe's Muslim population to grow strongly
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Even with the most immigration, Muslims would "still be considerably smaller than the populations of both Christians and people with no religion in Europe", the researchers concluded. Among the most astonishing aspects of Pew's research are its predictions regarding the geographical location of this migration. Meanwhile, some countries that had comparatively few Muslim residents in 2016 would continue to have few by 2050 in all three scenarios.

Global News 3 terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Budgam
Author: 0 3 terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Budgam

After encircling them, the security forces asked the militants to surrender but they responded by opening fire, the spokesman said adding that the encounter was underway as reports last came in. The militant named as Sinar Ahmad, who is just 15 years old, was injured when the army after the mob attack, resorted to aerial firing. In a separate ongoing encounter, a militant was killed and a paratrooper injured in Sagipora village of Sopore in north Kashmir.

Global News Brezinski, Scarborough to Trump: We are not intimidated
Author: 0 Brezinski, Scarborough to Trump: We are not intimidated

Back in July, Scarborough said , "Far be it from me to speculate on the president's state of mind" - before proceeding to speculate on the president's state of mind regarding Russia's interference in the 2016 USA election. Markos Moulitsas, the founder of the liberal Daily Kos blog, was banned from the network in 2010 after he brought up the incident on Twitter. Scarborough went after him online, writing: '@markos Unbelievable.

Global News IDF tanks & jets attack Hamas positions following mortar shelling from Gaza
Author: 0 IDF tanks & jets attack Hamas positions following mortar shelling from Gaza

The army later said in a telephone briefing that the false alarms were caused by gunfire, and were checking if they were intentionally set off. Fatah's top negotiator said Wednesday that rival movement Hamas was "not committed" to a landmark Palestinian reconciliation agreement, two days ahead of a key deadline to implement the accord.

Global News Trump Blasts 'Disgraceful' Kate Steinle Verdict
Author: 0 Trump Blasts 'Disgraceful' Kate Steinle Verdict

FILE - In this July 7, 2015 file photo, Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, right, is led into the courtroom by San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi, left, and Assistant District Attorney Diana Garciaor, center, for his arraignment at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco .

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