• Cr Money Poured In Karnataka Elections?
Cr Money Poured In Karnataka Elections?

B. R. Ambedkar, Modi said that the great leader dreamt of India as a country which takes each and every person forward. But, unlike our PM who hasn't had a press conference in 4 yrs., I will be doing many more of these! On Tuesday, Mr Gandhi has said in Bengaluru that the BJP is unlikely to form the next government at the Centre and indicated...

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  • At least 21 dead after dam bursts in Kenya
At least 21 dead after dam bursts in Kenya

It is now confirmed that Patel Dam in Solai, Nakuru County sitting on approximately 1 acre broke its banks to the nearby flooding the nearby shopping centre and the expansive Nyakinyua Farm bordering the dam. "The county has dispatched ambulances to the scene to aid in the evacuation of victims". Nakuru east deputy county commissioner Omar Sala...

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  • Gunmen Strike in Kabul, and More Rural Districts Fall to Taliban
Gunmen Strike in Kabul, and More Rural Districts Fall to Taliban

During a meeting with India's new ambassador Vinay Kumar in Kabul on Monday, Afghan foreign minister Salahuddin Rabbani said security forces would not spare any efforts to secure the release of the engineers. Several more blasts were also followed by gunfire near the police station in the Shahr-e Now neighborhood, a busy commercial district with ...

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  • Iranian forces in Syria fire rockets at Israeli targets in Golan
Iranian forces in Syria fire rockets at Israeli targets in Golan

The assault prompted an extensive Israel Air Force (IAF) attack on dozens of Iranian targets in Syria . Assad spoke in an interview with the Greek Kathimerini newspaper published Thursday, before Israel carried out airstrikes in Syria in response to what it said was a cross-border rocket attack by Iranian forces.

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  • Why Europe's data privacy regulations matter for United States business owners
Why Europe's data privacy regulations matter for United States business owners

In the light of the expected high volume of requests, and with just a few weeks to go before GDPR implementation, the insurance industry will need to get its ducks in a row. But in complying with the GDPR, Facebook made such information easier to see and download with the recent policy update and asked users to provide input on changes they w...

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  • Damascus-Area Air Strike Targeted Missiles Trained on Israel
Damascus-Area Air Strike Targeted Missiles Trained on Israel

According to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the Israeli missiles were fired at Iranian rocket launchers that were aimed toward Israel. "The IDF has detected irregular Iranian activity in Syria and is preparing the civilian population on the Golan Heights accordingly, as well as defensive systems", the IDF said Tuesday night.

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  • Cuomo: Special prosecutor must probe Schneiderman
Cuomo: Special prosecutor must probe Schneiderman

The Manhattan and Long Island district attorneys offices said they had both opened investigations. The governor said it is very important there is no conflict of interest between the attorney general and district attorneys. About a week before Rod Rosenstein appointed a special counsel to lead the Russian Federation investigation, a group of attorn...

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  • China Trade Discussion Continues Next Week
China Trade Discussion Continues Next Week

Trump also reiterated his commitment to ensuring that the US and China have a balanced investment and trade relationship, according to the statement. Both of those figures, denominated in USA dollars, surpassed analysts expectations: An economist poll had predicted 16% import growth and 6.3% export growth.

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  • Giuliani: Trump Still Against Pleading the Fifth
Giuliani: Trump Still Against Pleading the Fifth

Giuliani's arrival signals that something darker - perhaps something worse than the Mueller probe - could be lurking around the corner. Trump also expressed annoyance over the fact that Giuliani's theatrics have breathed new life into the Daniels story.

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  • Malaysians vote in highly-contested election
Malaysians vote in highly-contested election

Lim Kit Siang - a leader of the Democratic Action Party (DAP), a key party in the opposition alliance - said the ruling coalition´s "dirty tricks are at work today with mobile telephones of key DAP leaders throughout the country sabotaged and disabled by endless incoming calls from the United States".

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  • Ronaldo injury a worry for Real
Ronaldo injury a worry for Real

Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde believes the introduction of Video Assistant Referees next season will be good for La Liga , but admits it will take time to adjust. Suarez's blatant kick on Raphael Varane went unpunished and from there it was all about Messi. Real's goal in the 72nd minute came out of the blue as Bale raced onto Asensio's pa...

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  • Joseph man stabbed, killed in Lee's Summit
Joseph man stabbed, killed in Lee's Summit

He served a tour in Iraq and helped with the hurricane relief efforts in Houston and Puerto Rico. Police did not say if witnesses provided a description of the killer or his vehicle. "[Harter] brought us fantastic enjoyment". His mother said Harter had a lawn-care business and had one semester left until he graduated with an engineering technolog...

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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions to Visit US-Mexico Border in San Diego
Attorney General Jeff Sessions to Visit US-Mexico Border in San Diego

The Wall Street Journal , citing the Department of Health and Human Services, reported earlier Monday that 700 children had been separated from their families since October of previous year. Families seeking asylum and presenting themselves at official US border crossings will be allowed to stay together as they seek protected status, according to ...

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  • Three-quarters Facebook users active since privacy scandal
Three-quarters Facebook users active since privacy scandal

However, the survey was limited to the USA and analysts are waiting to see how the social media giant's sales perform in the second quarter, when the scandal was at its height. That means that the people using Facebook less were roughly balanced by those using it more, with no clear net loss or gain in use. The company profited from a feature tha...

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  • Air France cancels 15 percent of flights on Monday
Air France cancels 15 percent of flights on Monday

His resignation was a response to staff at the carrier's French operations rejecting a pay deal aimed at ending months of walkouts. "Air France will disappear if it does not make the necessary efforts to be competitive", he warned. "The survival of Air France is in the balance", he said, adding that the state would not serve as a backstop for t...

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  • Trump's Gun Law Speech Angers France
Trump's Gun Law Speech Angers France

LONDON-Some British doctors and legislators reacted angrily last Saturday to President Donald J. Trump's pro-gun comments at a National Rifle Association ( NRA ) convention, comparing a London hospital to a war zone because of knife crime.

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  • Trump urges West Virginia voters to reject convicted coal baron
Trump urges West Virginia voters to reject convicted coal baron

Joe Manchin (D) in the fall. "Swamp captain Mitch McConnell has created millions of jobs for China people", Blankenship said in the ad Politico first reported . Democrats have their own intraparty drama that could portend what happens in November, which we'll get to. Mr. McConnell, who is profoundly unpopular among Republican primary vote...

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  • Jaylen Brown: Doctors Said not to Play Game 2
Jaylen Brown: Doctors Said not to Play Game 2

They didn't have Jaylen Brown - their second-best scorer on the season - for Game 1 of their second-round series against the Philadelphia 76ers . He accounted for five points during the run and helped force four Philadelphia turnovers, which Boston turned into six points. "It means a lot coming from one of the best players to ever play If I ...

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  • Local lawmakers react over upcoming special session on Greitens
Local lawmakers react over upcoming special session on Greitens

The special session required three-fourths of the members of the senate and three-fourths the members of the house. The special session will begin at 6:30 p.m. Pro Tem Richard tells reporters this process "has monumental consequences". A previous report compiled by the Republican-led, seven-person committee focused on blackmail allegations agai...

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  • Judge to Mueller: Show Me the Mandate
Judge to Mueller: Show Me the Mandate

US District Court Judge T.S. Ellis III pulled no punches while grilling prosecutors working for the special counsel Robert Mueller in federal court Friday. Significant sections remain classified. When told that the Justice Department acted within the range of its authorization and "followed the money", Ellis said he was skeptical of the idea th...

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  • Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Says He Has Been Released From Detention
Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Says He Has Been Released From Detention

The unauthorized rallies have continued in cities across Russian Federation, according to the BBC , with protesters shouting slogans including "Down with the Tsar!" and " Russia without Putin ". Protests took place in the Far East and Siberia as well. Putin is due to be inaugurated on Monday in a Kremlin ceremony heavy on pomp. Inspired...

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  • Opry Mills shooting suspect to be charged with criminal homicide
Opry Mills shooting suspect to be charged with criminal homicide

It was disrupted when officers in riot gear came into the theatre, telling everyone to leave. O'Brien tweeted and explained he grabbed his media credentials and then snapped some pictures. A suspect left the building after the incident "and immediately surrendered", police said. The shopping center released a statement, saying, "Opry Mills ma...

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  • US Warns China Over Missiles Installed on Disputed Artificial Islands
US Warns China Over Missiles Installed on Disputed Artificial Islands

Dr Euan Graham, the Director of International Security at the Lowy Institute in Sydney, says the latest manoeuvres in the Spratly Islands will force the USA and allies, including Australia, to reconsider before sending ships into the South China Sea.

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  • Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani try to again explain Stormy Daniels payment
Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani try to again explain Stormy Daniels payment

He also insisted he had not changed his story about the payments to Daniels. Trump had previously said he wasn't aware of the payment. January 12, 2018 - The Wall Street Journal reports that Cohen had arranged the payment to Clifford in October 2016 to keep her from publicly discussing the alleged sexual encounter.

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  • 'NSYNC Reunites to Claim Their Walk of Fame Star
'NSYNC Reunites to Claim Their Walk of Fame Star

Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick also called Justin out over their first reunion at the MTV Video Awards back in 2013, saying Timberlake didn't give them the full story when they agreed to perform. It was "one of the highlights of our career, for sure", said Bass. The massive cheers and applause that followed showed that 'N Sync doesn't have to w...

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  • Trump ordered Pentagon to consider downsizing of United States troops in S. Korea
Trump ordered Pentagon to consider downsizing of United States troops in S. Korea

For Trump, withdrawing troops would have multiple benefits, said Victor Cha, a Korea scholar at Georgetown University who was, for a time , under consideration to be ambassador to Seoul. Trump's economic pressure on China in particular may have helped persuade Kim to move toward diplomacy, Szalontai said. Expectations grew on Thursday that North...

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  • Palestinian demonstrator dies week after being shot by Israeli forces
Palestinian demonstrator dies week after being shot by Israeli forces

The Japanese leader affirmed his country's support for a political process based on the principle of a two-state solution and its readiness to contribute to any effort to achieve peace. "The future belongs to those who innovate". "The number of Japanese companies operating in Israel has doubled in the past three years and Japanese investments hav...

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  • US, Iran talk tough over fate of nuclear deal
US, Iran talk tough over fate of nuclear deal

The European signatories to the deal have been trying to persuade Trump to save the pact, reached under his predecessor Barack Obama. Whatever Trump and his more hawkish advisers might say, this is still a good deal. The report says two US officials believe that the shipments are intended for Iranian ground forces that would attack Israel. Wash...

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  • Telstra Outage Affecting Calls To Emergency Services
Telstra Outage Affecting Calls To Emergency Services

Telstra also said at 5:49am on Twitter that, "Routers impacted by the cable cut were restored about 4:50am today and services progressively returned to normal. It comes as the second outage this week for the telco. She said the emergency call service was provided by Telstra under contract to the federal government.

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  • US administration puts off decision on tariffs for EU, others
US administration puts off decision on tariffs for EU, others

The U.S. imposed in March a 25% tariff on imported steel and a 10% tariff on aluminum , but the White House said some nations would not be subject to the new levies. In a statement, the European Commission says that the decision " prolongs market uncertainty , which is already affecting business decisions". In an expected tit-for-tat respo...

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