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World Media EAM Sushma Swaraj meets Nepal PM,President in Kathmandu
Author: 0 EAM Sushma Swaraj meets Nepal PM,President in Kathmandu

She is the first senior Indian minister to visit Nepal after the conclusion of elections to local bodies, provincial assemblies and federal Parliament. Her visit is being considered significant in the political circles in Nepal. "The Indian minister coming to Nepal is an attempt to woo the new Communist government which has strong ties with China", said Guna Raj Luitel, editor of the popular Nagarik newspaper, adding it was unusual for the foreign minister of giant India to rush to Nepal ...

World Media Three soldiers die in Kashmir avalanche
Author: 0 Three soldiers die in Kashmir avalanche

The bodies of the soldiers have been recovered, the official said. However, two among the deceased succumbed to death while being shifted, whereas, another died on reaching the hospital. Earlier, in December a year ago, five army personnel died after avalanches, triggered by heavy snowfall, struck two forward posts in Gurez and Nowgam sectors of north Kashmir's Bandipora and Kupwara districts respectively.

World Media Holocaust speech: Using term 'Polish death camp' could land you in prison
Author: 0 Holocaust speech: Using term 'Polish death camp' could land you in prison

The ruling Law and Justice party has a nationalist agenda and has reignited debate on the issue as part of a campaign to fuel patriotism. Poland's attempts to defend a bill outlawing public allegations it was complicit in Holocaust-era crimes were dealt a blow by a translation blunder that turned the prime minister's words on their head.

World Media Rex Tillerson: Venezuelan Military May 'Manage a Peaceful Transition'
Author: 0 Rex Tillerson: Venezuelan Military May 'Manage a Peaceful Transition'

The US top diplomat plans on addressing a range of bilateral issues, such as economic growth, energy development, security, and the war on drugs, with each of his counterparts, and is also expected to advocate for increased regional attention to the crisis in Venezuela, a senior State Department official told reporters in a conference call on Monday.

Author: 0 What's The Story Behind Groundhog Day?

Whereas other "famous" groundhogs , like Chuck from Staten Island, who was rumored to have tried to escape many times in the past. The groundhogs dine on hand-chopped produce and nap on a bed of soft hay. For a membership fee of $15, you can join the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club . "Absolutely not!" Griffiths insists , scandalized at the question. Not because we don't anxiously await the little varmint's annual forecast.

World Media Seeking refuge with Xi, 'Auntie May' praises China
Author: 0 Seeking refuge with Xi, 'Auntie May' praises China

The issue of immigration to United Kingdom, especially from poorest countries of European Union, was one of reasons why in 2016 won Yes in European Union exit referendum, illustrates Reuters . Under a comprehensive free trade agreement with the European Union, growth would be five percent lower than expected. May is accompanied by her husband Philip and a delegation of 50 business leaders and organisation representatives, which her office said was "the largest" Britain has ever taken ...

World Media Palestinian president coming to United Nations to answer Trump
Author: 0 Palestinian president coming to United Nations to answer Trump

Referring to United Nations state members vote on the decision, he said only 9 states out of 193 voted against motion, mirroring a resounding rejection of the U.S decision. decision on Jerusalem and supported the efforts to restore the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people. During the meeting, the undersecretary stressed that the global community's rejection of the American administration's recognition of the city of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel proves anew that the Palestinian ...

World Media Railway employees union unhappy with Budget
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He added that the railways would get a gross budgetary support of Rs 55,000 crore from the finance ministry. Further, new procurements are underway in full swing: 12,000 wagons, 5,160 coaches and 700 locomotives. The suburban network, used by around 8.50 million commuters daily, will also be expanded with another 150 km of railway lines to be laid at a cost of Rs 40,000 crore, which will for the first time include elevated corridors in some sections of the space-starved city.

World Media Dead after Two Army Choppers Crash in France
Author: 0 Dead after Two Army Choppers Crash in France

There were three crew members in one and two in the other". None of those killed have yet been named. The cause of the crash is not clear yet. The helicopters involved were both Aérospatiale Gazelles - a model favoured by the French military.

World Media Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director abruptly steps down
Author: 0 Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director abruptly steps down

McCabe , 49, will remain on the payroll until he can retire with full benefits in mid-March, sources told NBC News . President Trump is also not a big fan of McCabe according to what he has taken to Twitter to voice. McCabe reportedly answered that he had not voted. Mr Trump did not respond to a reporter's question at the White House about Mr McCabe's departure.

World Media Polar Bear Camera Captures Life-and-Death Struggle in the Arctic
Author: 0 Polar Bear Camera Captures Life-and-Death Struggle in the Arctic

Global Positioning System video-camera collars were applied to solitary adult female polar bears for 8 to 12 days in April, 2014-2016. The scientists also analysed blood and urine samples taken at the beginning and end of each bear's 8-11 day journey across the ice fields to ascertain the animal's metabolic rate.

World Media Indiana State University kicks off Black History month
Author: 0 Indiana State University kicks off Black History month

Building on the team's history from previous celebrations, each during game in February will contain special in-game programming and vignettes highlighting influential activists, leaders, and athletes committed to promoting inclusion and diversity.

World Media Michelle Obama tells Ellen to 'forget what they're saying in Washington'
Author: 0 Michelle Obama tells Ellen to 'forget what they're saying in Washington'

He doesn't have enough closet space! She told Winfrey that she won't be running for office despite the clamor from the public that she should run for President next. "It was our value and our love for each other", Obama explained. " Malia's got a room in the attic somewhere", her mom said. Always striking the right balance of classic and interesting, Obama mixed established houses like Versace with young designers like Jason Wu and won a host of fans amongst the fashion press as a result.

World Media Google Assistant update brings alarms, shows, and music easily to you
Author: 0 Google Assistant update brings alarms, shows, and music easily to you

You could only play songs from the Google Play streaming service or any other linked service. Google is constantly tweaking its Assistant , adding in new features and capabilities. Of course, you might want to swap out "Kidz Bop" for real music, but you get the idea. It's straightforward, just ask "Hey Google, when is Agents of Shield on next?" If you connect your Netflix to your Google Home account, you can also just say, "Hey Google play Stranger Things on Netflix" and it will ...

World Media Boeing wins $6.56b expansion of United States missile defense contract - Pentagon
Author: 0 Boeing wins $6.56b expansion of United States missile defense contract - Pentagon

Raytheon's new SM-3 IIA missile, which is in the final stages of testing, offers promise as a possible future second layer of defense for Hawaii from North Korean intercontinental ballistic missiles. In late October, that contract was modified and the government tacked on an extra $59.7 million so the company could transition its Standard Missile-3 Block IIA program into production.

World Media Mike Pence burns Joe Manchin's friendship for the sake of politics
Author: 0 Mike Pence burns Joe Manchin's friendship for the sake of politics

While Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) is a centrist Democrat who was more enthusiastic during President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech this week than most of his colleagues , that didn't stop the Vice President from going after the Democrat in his home state Wednesday - a move that didn't sit well with Manchin.

World Media MSU survives late run by Penn State, wins fifth straight
Author: 0 MSU survives late run by Penn State, wins fifth straight

The Spartans (21-3, 9-2 Big Ten) rallied to win after trailing by 12 points with 15:23 left after coming back from 13-point deficit to win their previous game at Maryland. RALEIGH, N.C. - Zarkia Mattox scored 29 points as Ferrum shook off a one-point halftime deficit to beat Meredith 71-57. The second game of the rematch series will be streamed live right here on FloHockey this weekend at 4 PM EST on Saturday, February 3.

World Media FBI Reviewing 2nd Trump-Russia Dossier
Author: 0 FBI Reviewing 2nd Trump-Russia Dossier

The FBI allegedly contacted Steele again in September 2016, and flew him out to Rome in October 2016 - a month before the election. The FBI is investigating leads from a second Trump/Russia dossier that corroborates some of the details in the Steele dossier.

World Media Trump admin will cut into plan that balances energy and land protection
Author: 0 Trump admin will cut into plan that balances energy and land protection

According to a document obtained by the Post , the Trump 2019 budget proposal, due out this month, would cut EERE funding by almost three-fourths and reduce the office's staff to about 450 from 680 today. The Trump administration has reportedly suggested cutting funds for the Energy Department's renewable energy office by almost three-quarters, as part of the President's shift away from "green" energy development.

World Media President Trump Honors North Korean Defector
Author: 0 President Trump Honors North Korean Defector

Two people who know Cha suggested Trump aides had second thoughts on his nomination over policy disagreements with him concerning how to respond to North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile testing. All of these, he said , would have to "hunker down until the war was over". However, the North and South were still in negotiations over details regarding sending South Korean athletes to train at North Korea's Masikryong ski resort, an official at the Ministry of Unification in Seoul ...

World Media Former New Jersey Gov
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We've all gone through this before", Christie said , "and I don't think we've met that high standard yet as to President Trump. Former New Jersey said Tuesday that President Trump should not sit down with the special counsel unless there are "credible allegations".

World Media Phoenix Suns guard Isaiah Canaan suffers ugly injury vs. Mavericks
Author: 0 Phoenix Suns guard Isaiah Canaan suffers ugly injury vs. Mavericks

Amazingly, Suns team doctor Tom Carter told ESPN that Canaan never mentioned any pain despite suffering what looked to be a surefire season-ending injury. He began the night averaging 9.4 points and 4.2 assists in 18 games with Phoenix. "I think we were just playing with high energy", Booker said. Danuel House made two three-pointers and Canaan and Jared Dudley one apiece in a 12-2 run that put the Suns up 35-14 with 23 seconds left in the first quarter.

World Media National Weather Service: Expect hazardous Friday morning commute
Author: 0 National Weather Service: Expect hazardous Friday morning commute

Highs will only reach the upper 30s but we will stay dry through the day. There will be another 40 percent chance of rain with snow after 10 p.m. Sunday night . Low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Friday night , mostly clear, with a low around 15. West wind 9 to 15 miles per hour. Thursday ... Partly sunny with a high near 32.

World Media Trump pledges to make America great 'for all Americans'
Author: 0 Trump pledges to make America great 'for all Americans'

Trump repeatedly appealed to Republicans and Democrats to work together on immigration reform which would grant 1.8 million " dreamers " citizenship in exchange for a $25 billion allotment to build a wall on the Mexican border. Trump didn't use any of his signature "discourse markers" - like his oft-repeated "believe me" - but did give audience cues. That's where we at Investopedia come in, and we are grateful for the job.

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