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Global News Rahul assures win in Karnataka Assembly polls
Author: 0 Rahul assures win in Karnataka Assembly polls

Earlier, speaking at Karatagi in Raichur district, Gandhi said Modi's term has nearly ended and he should be talking about his government's achievements. He charged that the government had tried to take control of mutts and temples with an eye on the donations made to these religious institutions. He said, "But still Modiji comes here and speaks about corruption against us".

Global News Sixteen militants killed, 34 people arrested in major security operation: Egypt's military
Author: 0 Sixteen militants killed, 34 people arrested in major security operation: Egypt's military

The campaign by the army, navy, air force, border patrol and police is taking place ahead of a March election in which Sisi is seeking a second term. The operation will also target militants in the Nile Delta and in western Egypt. Twenty militants were arrested on Sunday by paramilitary Frontier Corps in an intelligence-based military operation in Pakistan's Balochistan province.

Global News Trump Signs Spending Bill to End Brief Government Shutdown
Author: 0 Trump Signs Spending Bill to End Brief Government Shutdown

While you were sleeping, Congress was shutting down the government - and then reopening it - in a familiar display of dysfunction. While the group is including the budget vote on its scorecard, in an interview, vice president for government affairs Andy Roth did not commit to any specific, punitive measures.

Global News Plane crashes in Russian Federation, authorities believe no one survived
Author: 0 Plane crashes in Russian Federation, authorities believe no one survived

Fragments of the plane and many bodies were discovered near the village of Stepanovskoe, the official news agency Tass, reported , citing a spokesman for the Emergencies Ministry. Witnesses reported seeing the passenger plane on fire as it plummeted to the ground, Interfax said. The Saratov Airlines jet, which went off the radar earlier on Sunday, has been located in the countryside not far away from Moscow , a source in the local rescue services said.

Global News Top overall seed in preliminary NCAA bracketing
Author: 0 Top overall seed in preliminary NCAA bracketing

Auburn hosts Kentucky on Wednesday (8 p.m. CT, ESPN2) and travels to SC on Saturday (2:30 p.m. CT, SEC Network). On Sunday, the NCAA tournament committee revealed its top 16 seeds as a sign of where things stand with less than two months remaining in the season.

Global News Oxfam boss 'deeply ashamed' of charity's behaviour
Author: 0 Oxfam boss 'deeply ashamed' of charity's behaviour

Oxfam, one of Britain's biggest charities, on Friday condemned the behaviour of some former staff in Haiti after a newspaper report said aid workers had paid for sex while on a mission to help those affected by the 2010 natural disaster. It said van Hauwermeiren resigned from Oxfam in 2011, after admitting that prostitutes had visited his villa in Haiti. "I have so much respect for Oxfam, they do great work, but this is a sector wide problem", the former staffer told the Observer.

Global News 3 people killed in helicopter crash near Grand Canyon
Author: 0 3 people killed in helicopter crash near Grand Canyon

A tourist helicopter has crashed in Arizona's the Grand Canyon, killing three people and injuring four. "The ladies were screaming.It was just disgusting", he said. Calls and emails to Nevada-based Papillion for comment on the crash were not immediately returned Sunday. Gerard Ramalho, a reporter with the NBC, posted pictures on his Twitter account on Saturday night , showing that rescue crews had found the wreckage of the helicopter, a Eurocopter EC130.

Global News David Moyes: 'Marko Arnautovic doing a really good job'
Author: 0 David Moyes: 'Marko Arnautovic doing a really good job'

In a candid interview with West Ham TV about the future of the club, Sullivan added: "I want to speak directly to the supporters and say how important it is that we all pull together during these times". The Hammers fans have vented their frustration at Sullivan, fellow Chairman David Gold and Vice-chairman Karren Brady in recent weeks, with a march planned before the home game against Burnley in March.

Global News USA and its partners appreciate Russia's professionalism in Syria - coalition
Author: 0 USA and its partners appreciate Russia's professionalism in Syria - coalition

White said that SDF, supported by the coalition , responded to the pro-regime forces with a combination of air and artillery strikes, and the action was taken as "self-defense". President Bashar al-Assad's government said through a state-run news agency that the coalition airstrike caused many casualties, labelling it an act of aggression.

Global News Kim invita Moon a Pyongyang
Author: 0 Kim invita Moon a Pyongyang

Se nel passato le Olimpiadi fermavano le guerre, oggi quelle invernali iniziate a PyeongChang ( Corea del Sud ) stanno favorendo il disgelo tra Seul e Pyongyang . È quanto ha scritto Kim Yong-nam, capo dello Stato de facto e della delegazione del Nord, sul libro degli ospiti della presidente sudcoreana in occasione dell'incontro con il presidente Moon Jae-in.

Global News Ayodhya dispute: AIMPLB ready for negotiations based on fair justice
Author: 0 Ayodhya dispute: AIMPLB ready for negotiations based on fair justice

There was also speculation on whether Maulana Salman had the tacit blessings of Maulana Rabey. "The members have to talk to Maulana Nadwi as well". Maulana Nadvi , who teaches at the Islamic seminary Nadwatul Ulema or Nadwa Madrassa in Lucknow , has drawn flak from other senior members of the board who met at Hyderabad .

Author: 0 US politician Nancy Pelosi sets record with eight-hour long speech

House Democrats repeatedly voted against short-term-spending bills that did not include protections for people in the program . "It appears that Leader Pelosi today set the record for the longest continuous speech in the House, going back to 1909 when Champ Clark of Missouri held the record for 5 hours and 15 minutes to speak against the tax overhaul that year", the House historian's office said .

Global News Dance teacher in Kolkata school found sexually abusing Class 2 student
Author: 0 Dance teacher in Kolkata school found sexually abusing Class 2 student

A NON-TEACHING staffer of a Bengali-medium school in south Kolkata was arrested on Saturday for allegedly sexually assaulting a girl, studying in Class IX, at the school premises. "We will ensure such things never take place again". I immediately informed the police about the incident. Close on the heels of a major incident of sexual abuse of a child at G.

Global News Pakistani Taliban Leader Killed In US Drone Strike
Author: 0 Pakistani Taliban Leader Killed In US Drone Strike

The deputy chief of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Khan Saeed Mehsud alias Khalid Sajna, was killed in the Thursday night drone strike along with three others, the Express Tribune reported. According to U.S. officials, Aminullah had turned Ganj madrasa in Peshawar into a training and hiring base for the LeT, Taliban and Al Qaeda. Rahman Zeb, it said, has been in charge of raising funds and materials for Lashkar-e-Taiba in the Gulf region, and helped Shaykh Aminullah travel to the Gulf ...

Global News Pro-Pakistan slogans raised in India-held Kashmir's assembly
Author: 0 Pro-Pakistan slogans raised in India-held Kashmir's assembly

As soon as the House assembled here on Saturday morning, the Legislators, cutting across the party lines, condemned the attack on the Army camp and demanded a statement from the Government. In between, Assembly Speaker Kavinder Gupta made some remarks triggering high pitched protests from the entire opposition. As the House resumed, the members of Opposition demanded that remarks ber expunged.

Author: 0 South Korea hopes Chinese tourists will return as Olympics kick off

Most people hope it remains that a war of words and the USA is not actually preparing to launch a strike. There will be no Russian flag though, and their uniforms will have a few extra words: "Olympic Athlete From". Reliance Jio's live television app Jio TV today said it has bagged digital rights to broadcast the Winter Olympic Games PyeongChang 2018 across India.

Author: 0 Keller @ Large: Trump Praises Ex-Aide Accused Of Abuse

Some are true and some are false. Corbett, who first reached out to WaPo a week before news of Porter's allegations broke, said that Sorensen acted violently and was emotionally abusive toward her during their two-year marriage. His second wife also accused him of physical and psychological abuse. Though the Federal Bureau of Investigation never revoked Porter's security clearance - which it could have - questions were raised about how Porter could be granted access to state ...

Global News Kim Jong Un invites South Korean President Moon to Pyongyang
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un invites South Korean President Moon to Pyongyang

In a surprise move, North Korea - which once tried to disrupt the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul by blowing up a South Korean airliner - has extended an olive branch by offering to participate in the Games. The US has been cautious about the invitation, with vice president Mike Pence also in South Korea to warn the country against "falling for" the North's overtures.

Global News Olympics-Short track-Elistratov dedicates medal to Russians barred by IOC
Author: 0 Olympics-Short track-Elistratov dedicates medal to Russians barred by IOC

While experts say Russia doesn't see a war on the Korea peninsula as in its interest, Russian officials also are reluctant to see United States influence in Asia increase after any deal to limit North Korea's weapons technology. Whether you caught the opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics this morning or you're watching the taped version tonight, you'll notice one country will not be wearing its nation's colors.

Global News Police looking for woman who abandoned newborn baby in Arizona airport bathroom
Author: 0 Police looking for woman who abandoned newborn baby in Arizona airport bathroom

The woman may have acted under the assumption she was protected by regulations designed for new mothers to leave newborns with authorities without penalty. The note reads: "Please help me". The custodian also found bloody clothes in a trash can. Arizona has a "safe haven" law , meaning a newborn - no more than 3 days old - can be left at hospitals, churches, fire houses and similar locations.

Global News Oil sinks as USA output soars, wiping out 2018 gains
Author: 0 Oil sinks as USA output soars, wiping out 2018 gains

U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures CLc1 for March delivery dipped 76 cents, or 1.18 percent, to settle at $63.39 a barrel, the lowest since January 22. Crude oil has also been under pressure from a stronger USA dollar, which is on track for its biggest weekly rise in more than a year. "With so much volatility in the equity markets people don't trust that rebound".

Global News Gerry Adams has officially stepped down as Sinn Féin leader
Author: 0 Gerry Adams has officially stepped down as Sinn Féin leader

The two men had dominated republican politics in the region for more than three decades. He said: "The outcome of Brexit is that people have just been reminded that for the last 20 years we have just practically had a single island economy, the border has ceased to be the intrusive, in your face, structure".

Global News Four injured as Jaish militants attack Army camp
Author: 0 Four injured as Jaish militants attack Army camp

The militants were holed up in the residential area of the camp where soldiers and their families are housed, police chief of the Jammu area S.D. Jamwal told reporters. "The fire was retaliated to". "The operations will continue till all terrorists are apprehended or killed", he said. The spokesman said most of over 150 houses in the complex have been cleared and occupants moved to safety.

Global News Dow Jones industrials plunge 1000 points
Author: 0 Dow Jones industrials plunge 1000 points

The declines for the benchmark S&P500 index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average were the biggest single-day percentage drops since August 2011, a period of stock-market volatility marked by the downgrade of the United States' credit rating and the eurozone debt crisis, as a pullback from record highs deepened.

Global News Kimchi, soju and passing notes: how the Winter Olympics could unify Korea
Author: 0 Kimchi, soju and passing notes: how the Winter Olympics could unify Korea

He also stressed the need for the communist state to more actively try to engage with the United States. Local media in South Korea initially reported that the technical disruptions were caused by some sort of cyberattack, but Olympic Games spokesman Sung Baik-you said there is no such evidence of such activity, at least not yet.

Global News 18 killed, 62 injured after bus overturns in Hong Kong
Author: 0 18 killed, 62 injured after bus overturns in Hong Kong

Hong Kong's leader, Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, announced that the government would set up an independent committee to probe bus safety. 'And then it was like the tyre slipped, and the bus turned. Authorities say dozens more are injured after the bus flipped over in the southern Chinese city.

Global News CIA Paid $100000 to Shadowy Russian Touting Trump Dirt and Stolen Cyberweapons
Author: 0 CIA Paid $100000 to Shadowy Russian Touting Trump Dirt and Stolen Cyberweapons

The $100,000, delivered in a cash-stuffed suitcase handed over in a Berlin hotel room, was an initial payment by USA agents still dubious he really had what he was promising. In October and December he delivered documents he alleged contained information which implicated Trump's associates, but the Times reports that most of the information the documents included were already public knowledge.

Global News OH police officers killed in shooting; suspect wounded
Author: 0 OH police officers killed in shooting; suspect wounded

Columbus police have also been brought in to investigate the slayings. President Trump sent thoughts and prayers to the officers, their families, and the police department in a tweet . "As they went into the apartment they were immediately met with gunfire", Morbitzer said, adding that they were informed the matter was a "potential domestic situation".

Global News Israeli fighter jet shot down by Syrian anti-aircraft fire
Author: 0 Israeli fighter jet shot down by Syrian anti-aircraft fire

The Israeli military in the response of the event struck targets in Syria. "This is a severe attack and a breach of Israeli sovereignty perpetrated by Iran ". The statement concludes: "The IDF will act determinately against such severe violations of Israeli sovereignty by Iran and Syria and will continue to act as necessary".

Global News Philippe Coutinho Comments On First Barca Goal
Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho Comments On First Barca Goal

The Brazil worldwide, a €160million signing from Liverpool last month, came off the bench at Mestalla to break the deadlock as Barca claimed a 2-0 win over Valencia and a 3-0 aggregate triumph. "It's a very happy day for me because I was looking to score my first goal sooner". In the final, on 21 April , Barcelona will face Sevilla .

Author: 0 John Kelly sends staff email condemning domestic violence

They came amid swirling questions about how White House chief of staff John Kelly had handled the matter and whether he could maintain his job despite Trump's growing frustration. Taken together, "all the grown-ups in the room protected, privileged, and covered for Rob Porter despite everything they knew about his pattern of abuse, because his career was important to them", says Slate's Dahlia Lithwick.

Global News Egypt hits militants in Sinai, launches major operation across country
Author: 0 Egypt hits militants in Sinai, launches major operation across country

Egypt's governor for North Sinai announced on Friday the closure of all schools "indefinitely" as the military presses forward with a crackdown on militants. President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi gave the armed forces three months to end "terrorism" after militants killed more than 350 people at a mosque in North Sinai in November.

Global News INQUIRING REPORTER: Should Alberta boycott BC wine?
Author: 0 INQUIRING REPORTER: Should Alberta boycott BC wine?

He said he hope to see the end of the back and forth debate, adding that he doesn't think it is in anyone's interests to have duelling premiers. "Alberta doesn't grow grapes, so they don't do wine". She will not back down. Notley announced on Tuesday that her province will stop the import of wine from B.C. until the NDP government suspends its efforts to place restrictions on the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.

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