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World Media RK Nagar bypoll; Dhinakaran leads over rivals
Author: 0 RK Nagar bypoll; Dhinakaran leads over rivals

Counting for third round is on out of a total of 19 scheduled rounds. As the counting progressed, supporters of AIADMK and TTV Dhinakaran clashed inside counting hall leading to violence, media reports said. While Dinakaran contested as an Independent candidate, the EPS-OPS faction had fielded Madhusudhanan. While there had been allegations that both the AIADMK and TTV resorted to massive bribing of voters giving away Rs.6,000 to Rs.

World Media Alaska unemployment rate remains at 7.2 percent
Author: 0 Alaska unemployment rate remains at 7.2 percent

The new figure was four-tenths of a point lower than the revised November 2016 rate of 2.9 percent. The state labor department says that while job losses continue in Alaska, they have "moderated noticeably" in the second half of this year.

World Media Sergey Lavrov to UK: Diplomatic 'low point' is your fault
Author: 0 Sergey Lavrov to UK: Diplomatic 'low point' is your fault

British foreign minister Boris Johnson will tell his Russian counterpart on Friday that there can be no "business as usual" until Moscow stops "destabilising" Europe and that Britain is ready to retaliate against any cyber attacks. Lavrov later denied any aggression towards Britain on Russia's behalf and accused the United Kingdom government of making "some aggressive statements" towards Vladimir Putin's Russian government.

World Media Mahadayi: 'Cong not doing enough to convince Goan counterparts'
Author: 0 Mahadayi: 'Cong not doing enough to convince Goan counterparts'

Goa Congress chief Shataram Naik said his party is opposed to Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's move to parting with Mahadayi water to Karnataka for drinking water objective. He adds that the sensitive topic being discussed within the BJP raising doubts if the party was genuinely interested in resolving the issue or just working towards self-interest.

World Media Furious finish leads Army past San Diego State
Author: 0 Furious finish leads Army past San Diego State

San Diego State redshirt junior QB Christian Chapman completed 6-of-10 passes for 25 yards and an interception in Saturday's 42-35 loss to Army in the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl . Army ran 91 plays in that 46 minutes of possession. The constant ground attack kept the SDSU defense on the field for 46:00 minutes. If you're wondering how the two-point conversion was the winning play given that final score, Army scored a touchdown on the final play of the game as San Diego State ...

World Media Shah's pick Rupani is CM
Author: 0 Shah's pick Rupani is CM

The BJP had registered a sixth straight Assembly poll win in the key western state on December 18, winning 99 seats in the 182-member House. One of the reasons for the anger of the dominant Patidar community in Gujarat was believed to be the selection of Rupani, a Jain, as chief minister in August 2016 and the sidelining of his predecessor Anandiben Patel, a Patidar.

World Media Pennsylvania gunman targeted police officers, authorities say
Author: 0 Pennsylvania gunman targeted police officers, authorities say

The suspect was killed in the area of 17th and Mulberry streets, according to Harrisburg Police. El-Mofty came on the radar violently Friday afternoon when he fired shots that struck a Capitol Police cruiser, putting a bullet through the windshield in an apparently unprovoked attack near Third and Walnut streets, just outside the state Capitol complex and the Ronald Reagan Federal Building.

World Media Philippines storm leaves 182 dead, tens of thousands displaced
Author: 0 Philippines storm leaves 182 dead, tens of thousands displaced

The death toll for the Zamboanga peninsula also rose to 28, and police said 81 people were missing after mud and rocks swept down coastal communities in Sibuco and other fishing towns. After hitting Mindanao on Friday, Tembin continued to advance westward, passing through Sulu sea with winds of up to 95 km per hour. Floodwaters have displaced over 50, 000 people in at least three provinces, said Leoncio Cirunay, regional head of the office of civil defence (OCD).

World Media Catalonia election: Spain PM Rajoy rejects Puigdemont talks call
Author: 0 Catalonia election: Spain PM Rajoy rejects Puigdemont talks call

However, the biggest party winning the most votes was the centrist Ciudadanos party, which is in favor of Catalonia staying part of Spain . Well now, after having used all of these tools of repression to the point of doing things as absurd as trying to stop people from wearing yellow in public or stopping the use of yellow because it was used for ribbons to remind people of the prisoners, in Madrid they have; despite trying to use all of these tools, the independentists have won.

World Media India squad for South Africa ODI series announced
Author: 0 India squad for South Africa ODI series announced

He is the fourth frontline seamer in the team besides Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami . On the tour of South Africa, India will play a total of 6 ODIs, which will be held from February 1 to 16. Kedar Jhadav, who had suffered a hamstring injury earlier this month, has also been picked. Normally Shami is kept in reserve for the Test squad but it seems like the Men in Blue want to go with all guns blazing in the six-match ODI series.

World Media Deputy FBI Director Testifies
Author: 0 Deputy FBI Director Testifies

According to the Post , McCabe plans to retire once he becomes eligible for a full pension in March. Trump, who made McCabe acting director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for almost three months this year after he fired Comey, has been increasingly critical of McCabe in recent months.

World Media Verdict a setback, but party not demoralised, says RJD
Author: 0 Verdict a setback, but party not demoralised, says RJD

The quantum of punishment will be pronounced on 3 January. The first FIR had already been registered on January 24, 1996 after then West Singhbhum deputy commissioner Amit Khare had detected that Rs 37.70 crore had been withdrawn from a Chaibasa treasury, a municipality in West Singhbhum district, now part of Jharkhand.

World Media Conductor Charles Dutoit and Principle Dancer Marcelo Gomes Accused of Sexual Misconduct
Author: 0 Conductor Charles Dutoit and Principle Dancer Marcelo Gomes Accused of Sexual Misconduct

The statement came after The Associated Press reported that three opera singers and one classical musician accused Dutoit of sexual assault and provided detailed accounts of alleged incidents between 1985 and 2010 in five USA cities. The orchestra also says it has ended its affiliation with Dutoit, its chief conductor from 2008-12. The statement came in response to an AP story earlier in the day in which three opera singers and one classical musician accused Dutoit of sexual assault and ...

World Media White House Pushes Back at Times Immigration Report: 'Outrageous'
Author: 0 White House Pushes Back at Times Immigration Report: 'Outrageous'

Trump made comments about people who came to the country from Haiti and Nigeria. The June meeting, which officials said began with Trump expressing his frustration over the number of foreigners who had come to the United States since his travel ban in January, highlights the president's obsession with immigration as the primary cause of numerous United States' problems.

World Media Aardvark killed in fire at London Zoo
Author: 0 Aardvark killed in fire at London Zoo

An aardvark named Misha has died and an adventure café and shop severely damaged in a blaze at London Zoo that took more than 70 firefighters to bring under control. It is set to reopen Sunday. According to the zoo's statement , it began in the Animal Adventure section but spread quickly to an adjacent shop. "We will aim to re-open when we know it is safe to do so for animals, staff and visitors".

World Media Jammu and Kashmir: Mufti pays rich tributes to officers
Author: 0 Jammu and Kashmir: Mufti pays rich tributes to officers

The deceased belonged to 120 Infantry Brigade, according to ANI news agency. Sources said after the IED blast, the Indian and Pakistani troops exchanged heavy gunfire. The truce between India and Pakistan along the IB, the LoC, and the Actual Ground Position Line in Siachen glacier came into force in November 2003. "The major and two soldiers were killed in the shelling, while another soldier was injured".

World Media Saudi Arabia says it intercepted Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia says it intercepted Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh

Unconfirmed videos have emerged on social media showing white smoke in the sky. Adrian Rankine-Galloway said Tuesday morning, "We are working closely with our Saudi partners to fully understand what took place and to ensure that our Saudi partners have the resources they need to defend their territory against indiscriminate attacks against civilian-inhabited areas".

Author: 0 President Trump signs GOP's sweeping tax bill into law

Trump also seemed to explain a morning of confusion at the White House, where reporters waited to hear whether he would ink the deal before he left Washington for his holiday vacation in Florida. The legislation provides generous cuts for corporations and the wealthiest Americans and smaller ones for the middle class and low-income families.

World Media Fodder scam: Verdict in case against Lalu today
Author: 0 Fodder scam: Verdict in case against Lalu today

Confident of getting justice in the fodder scam case, former Bihar chief minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav , an accused in the case, on Saturday urged people of Bihar to maintain "calm and peace" after the judgement is delivered.

World Media US Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware
Author: 0 US Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware

It was made possible by a vulnerability in out-of-date versions of Microsoft Windows. The spokesperson for the country said the allegations of North Korea staging such attacks are "absurd". Britain's National Cyber Security Centre, part of the GCHQ signals intelligence agency, attributed the May 2017 Wannacry attack to North Korea within weeks of the ransomware spreading, as the reported in June.

World Media Philippines tropical storm: almost 90 dead
Author: 0 Philippines tropical storm: almost 90 dead

In the town of Lanao del Norte, a landslide buried a cluster of homes in the remote town of Tubod, but officials said there had been no reports of deaths or injuries. By Friday, the severe weather system was moving westward at a slow pace and was expected to pass out of the Philippines by Sunday. The almost 90 deaths were reported in various places including 39 in Tubod, El Salvador and Munai towns in Lanao del Norte province.

World Media Thomas Fire still 60 percent contained after 'significant wind event'
Author: 0 Thomas Fire still 60 percent contained after 'significant wind event'

Ventura County, which has taken the brunt of the blaze, was now forecast to have peak winds of 64 km/h, down from an earlier top forecast of 80 km/h winds on Friday, the National Weather Service said. Authorities lifted all evacuation orders in Santa Barbara County on Thursday morning as fire crews continued to slow the spread of the massive Thomas fire .

World Media Missing 14-year-old WV girl believed to be with sex offender
Author: 0 Missing 14-year-old WV girl believed to be with sex offender

She had been reported missing Wednesday. Deputies say another man, 21-year-old Charles Kraft, could be with the pair. Deputies said Hall was also located with Krafft and Rider. He should be considered armed and unsafe. Nicole Hall, 14, is believed to be in "extreme danger". Keep checking WSAZ Mobile and WSAZ.com for the latest information.

Author: 0 Model of lies, says Rahul

Be it the promise to give everybody Rs 15 lakh, fair price to farmers, demonetization, GST. lies, lies, lies. The Gandhi scion is expected to hold meetings with all the newly-elected MLAs and leaders and party workers all across the state to review the election results.

World Media US Agrees to Provide Lethal Weapons to Ukraine
Author: 0 US Agrees to Provide Lethal Weapons to Ukraine

In the first 10 months of 2017, Ukraine imported nuclear fuel totally worth 381 million US dollars, of which 64.1 percent came from Russian Federation. Some experts told CNN that Russian Federation could use this move as a pretext to take further action in Ukraine, after its invasion and annexation of the Crimea region in 2014.

World Media Aldi, Kroger recalls some apples due to possible listeria contamination
Author: 0 Aldi, Kroger recalls some apples due to possible listeria contamination

The potentially infected apples were sold at Kroger between December 12 and December 19 in Michigan, Georgia, Missouri, Indiana, and Ohio. The products came from Jack Brown Produce Inc., in MI, under the brand name Apple Ridge. Gala, Fuji and Honeycrisp apples that were tray-packed/individually sold. "To date, no illnesses related to these products have been reported".

Author: 0 29 die, 29 injured in South Korean building fire

Most of those who died were women who had been using the public bath on the second and third floors, which made it harder for them to escape, fire department officials said. Fire department officials said it likely began at the building's parking lot. "We chose to cancel the event to mourn the victims", an unnamed official at the organising committee was quoted as saying.

World Media Japan approves record defence budget amid N. Korea tensions
Author: 0 Japan approves record defence budget amid N. Korea tensions

Japan recently announced plans to purchase Aegis Ashore to strengthen its ability to intercept incoming missiles alongside its Aegis-equipped ships and land-based Patriot batteries. The spending includes 525.2 million dollars for 4 Osprey tilt-rotor transport aircraft, 489 million dollars for 6 F-35A stealth fighter jets and 14.1 million dollars for SM-3 Block 2A interceptor missiles.

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