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World Media Watch SpaceX fly its first used rocket for NASA
Author: 0 Watch SpaceX fly its first used rocket for NASA

NASA's use of a used space rocket is monumental, as it can prompt other big companies and space organizations to also use the company's used rockets. This launch will be the first time that the company flies a used Dragon capsule as well as a used Falcon 9 capsule for NASA. It was the 45th launch by a Falcon 9 rocket, and the 17th this year, a record for the commercial space company founded by billionaire Elon Musk .

World Media Congress party sweeps Punjab civic polls, SAD-BJP marginalised, AAP eliminated
Author: 0 Congress party sweeps Punjab civic polls, SAD-BJP marginalised, AAP eliminated

The main contest is among the ruling Congress , main opposition Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party (SAD-BJP) alliance. A SAD-BJP delegation submitted a memorandum to State Election Commissioner Jagpal Singh Sandhu here and also sat on a dharna outside his office. This is the first big election in the state after the Congress government, led by Amarinder Singh, came to power after the assembly polls in March.

World Media Gujarat polls 2017: Congress questions BJP's 22 years of rule in state
Author: 0 Gujarat polls 2017: Congress questions BJP's 22 years of rule in state

BJP leaders said their party would "retain" power notwithstanding the opposition and the aggressive campaign by the Congress , particularly its new president Rahul Gandhi . The state has alternately elected Congress and BJP since 1985. A party needs 92 seats to rule. The Congress and the BJP contested in all the 68 constituencies.

World Media SC extends deadline for Aadhaar linking
Author: 0 SC extends deadline for Aadhaar linking

The main petitioner in the case is 91-year-old Justice (Retired) KS Puttaswamy. "Those who already have Aadhaar will have to furnish it to the bank", Chief Justice Misra clarified to senior advocate C.A. The court also refused to grant any stay for linking of Adhar with several government schemes. The bench, also comprising Justices A K Sikri, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan, said, "We accept the statement of the Attorney General of India and order accordingly, and hence, ...

World Media Party MPs flock to debutant Amit Shah
Author: 0 Party MPs flock to debutant Amit Shah

Shah also has the company of Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan and Social Justice Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot. Following her resignation, her front row seat was occupied by BSP leader Satish Mishra. Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced the newly inducted members in the Council of Ministers in both houses.

World Media Satta Ke Sitaare: Himachal, Gujarat to go to BJP, exit polls predict
Author: 0 Satta Ke Sitaare: Himachal, Gujarat to go to BJP, exit polls predict

Surjewala had earlier said that the Congress party will expose the "double standards of Election Commission". The official results will be announced on Monday. He campaigned for national office in 2014 largely on his record in Gujarat, promising to bring similar economic development to the rest of India . Gujarat Assembly elections have become the matter of prestige now for BJP and Congress both.

World Media Save The Date: Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Set Wedding Date
Author: 0 Save The Date: Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Set Wedding Date

Queen Elizabeth II "granted permission" for the couple's wedding to take place there. We did some research, and the May 19 date of the Royal nuptials has a past that could be labeled rather macabre. Typically, royal weddings take place during the week. A Kensington Palace spokesman said: "You can expect to see the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Harry and Ms Markle at Sandringham on Christmas Day".

World Media Fire danger to increase locally over the weekend
Author: 0 Fire danger to increase locally over the weekend

Twelve straight days of red flag warnings in Los Angeles County came to an end Friday morning, but the risk of wildfire isn't over yet. Gusty winds and low humidity continue to pose a challenge for the 8,400 firefighters struggling to contain the Thomas Fire in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties.

World Media United Nations mulls draft resolution over status of Jerusalem
Author: 0 United Nations mulls draft resolution over status of Jerusalem

Following the USA decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, the United Nations Security Council is considering voting on a draft resolution stating that any change to the status of Jerusalem has no legal effect and must be reversed, reported worldwide media on Saturday.

World Media Sen. McCain to Miss Tax Vote Over Ongoing Health Issues
Author: 0 Sen. McCain to Miss Tax Vote Over Ongoing Health Issues

The House and Senate are scheduled to vote this week on Trump's top legislative accomplishment, a sweeping tax package. Most likely a side effect of cancer treatment, McCain's increase in fatigue and lack of participation was a source of concern for his GOP fellows.

World Media Flights suspended at main airport over strike against drug-maker layoffs
Author: 0 Flights suspended at main airport over strike against drug-maker layoffs

The strike follows weeks of tensions in Tel Aviv . While most sectors returned to work at noon, ports were set to remain closed until 2:00 p.m. Israel-based Teva, the world's largest generic drugmaker, said on Thursday these measures will result in the reduction of 14,000 positions globally, with the majority of the cuts expected in 2018.

World Media Dog survives plane crash that killed 3 people, other dog
Author: 0 Dog survives plane crash that killed 3 people, other dog

This crash happened north of Batesville, around 9 p.m. Saturday night. A second dog was found near the wreckage, believed to be the only survivor of the crash. Numerous Franklin County police and fire departments as well as the Franklin County Coroner's Office assisted at the scene. Sgt. Stephen Wheeles with the Indiana State Police said the flight originated from Kansas City, Missouri, and was en route to Frederick, Maryland.

World Media Putin praises Trump, blames 'spy mania' for meddling claims
Author: 0 Putin praises Trump, blames 'spy mania' for meddling claims

No, they have another military exercise, and North Korea responded by launching another missile. The call came Thursday, after Putin used his annual news conference to praise the US financial markets' rise and other "quite serious achievements" under Trump, whom he said he was on first-name terms with.

World Media Civilian killed in Army ambush in Kupwara, Police register case
Author: 0 Civilian killed in Army ambush in Kupwara, Police register case

In the crossfire, a taxi driver, Asif Iqbal Bhat, was killed'. Based on information about terrorists in Thindpura village, the Army laid ambushes in the area on the night of December 16-17, he said. During the clashes, almost ten cops including Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kupwara Shamsher Hussain were injured. "Around 2255 hours, an ambush party noticed suspicious movement of three people near a nullah".

Author: 0 Jerry Richardson would reportedly ask to shave women's legs

Chief among them was the fact that Richardson allegedly took great interest in female employees' bodies, and several who spoke to SI recounted how Richardson asked them if he could shave their legs. Members of the organization have been mostly quiet on the situation, although coach Ron Rivera said in a statement he has "enormous respect for the man, but will wait for the results of the investigation before making any judgment".

World Media Obama's Interview With Prince Harry Looks Utterly Delightful
Author: 0 Obama's Interview With Prince Harry Looks Utterly Delightful

President joked around before the iconic interview. Harry revealed he much preferred to be the one asking the questions and warned Barack if he paused too long in between answers he would get "the face". "Lemme see the face..." Harry and Mr Obama have become big friends, forging a strong bond during the Prince's trips to America and work with servicemen.

World Media Cam Newton comes up big amid Panthers' off-field issues
Author: 0 Cam Newton comes up big amid Panthers' off-field issues

Cam Newton threw for 242 yards and 4-touchdowns. But it was Rodgers' first three-interception game since 2009 and just the fourth of his career, which, incidentally, all have come on the road against NFC South teams. Rodgers, 34, missed seven games. The passing game looked rejuvenated with a seemingly healthy Greg Olsen , who led all pass-catchers with 116 yards and a score on nine receptions.

World Media Mattis Places Responsibility for Middle East Turmoil Directly on Iran
Author: 0 Mattis Places Responsibility for Middle East Turmoil Directly on Iran

On Thursday, the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley appeared standing before parts of a ballistic missile that she claimed Iran delivered to Houthis, which was sacked at Saudi Arabia's Riyadh airport last month. "This person's comments have their roots in her lack of understanding of military issues", Jazayeri said. Resolution 2231, which enshrined the landmark nuclear deal with world powers, calls on Iran not to undertake activities related to missiles capable of ...

World Media Chevy Silverado Revealed: What We Know Thus Far
Author: 0 Chevy Silverado Revealed: What We Know Thus Far

Chevrolet unveiled its new 2019 Silverado pickup in Texas on Saturday and the brand's talk is all about steel - whether it's the truck's steely-eyed front-end appearance or the metal that lines its bed. This weekend, Chevrolet is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its truck lineup, but it just surprised everyone with the debut of the all-new 2019 Chevy Silverado at the Texas Motor Speedway.

World Media McCain, battling brain cancer, in Walter Reed from effects of treatment
Author: 0 McCain, battling brain cancer, in Walter Reed from effects of treatment

McCain's office said in a statement later Wednesday that the senator is "receiving treatment at Walter Reed Medical Center for normal side effects of his ongoing cancer therapy". "Senator McCain looks forward to returning to work as soon as possible", the statement said. He recovered quickly, however, returning to Washington and entering the Senate on 25 July to a standing ovation from his colleagues.

Author: 0 Paul Ryan Denies He's Leaving Congress

The speaker pushed back on rumors of his retirement during a press conference on Thursday and in a statement to Fox News said he "is fully committed to advancing a bold and conservative agenda in 2018 and protecting the majority". Right now, he is facing a massive electoral battle against Randy Bryce, the working class man who made a decision to run against Paul Ryan as a Democrat in the Wisconsin house election for that district.

Author: 0 CDC ordered to stop using 'fetus,' 'transgender' and five other words

As the Post noted, the list of banned words is likely in use at other agencies managed by the Health and Human Services administration, though according to Stat News , the Food and Drug Administration has denied it is in effect there. The term refers to the goal of providing equal access to health care and removing obstacles such as poverty or racial discrimination. No explanations were given for the language changes, as reported by the Post .

World Media Trump transition accuses Mueller of improperly obtaining emails
Author: 0 Trump transition accuses Mueller of improperly obtaining emails

The lawyer, Kory Langhofer wrote to House and Senate committees on Saturday. GSA is the government agency which supports presidential transitions. Transition team's attorney, in the seven-page letter, alleges "unlawful conduct" by the career staff at the General Services Administration (GSA) in handing over transition documents to the special counsel's office, reported Fox News.

World Media Five killed, 20 injured in blast targeting church in Quetta
Author: 0 Five killed, 20 injured in blast targeting church in Quetta

Home Minister of Balochistan, Sarfaraz Bugti confirmed the militants attacked targeting the Church. A female eye-witness say that at least 400 people were present in the church. A bomb disposal team is on standby. Bugti said the suicide bombers were also reportedly carrying weapons. An emergency has been declared in all public hospitals in Quetta .

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