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World Media Ice Age animal bones found in giant Mexican cave
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Sacred relics from the later Mayan civilisation were also uncovered, suggesting they followed the path of their stone age ancestors. He said researchers found a human skull that was already covered in rainwater limestone deposits long before the cave system flooded around 9,000 years ago.

World Media Should our guns be 'well-regulated'?
Author: 0 Should our guns be 'well-regulated'?

Speaking with Variety in the wake of the Florida school shooting , Garfield said that America was in the "darkest of dark" after the election of President Donald Trump. "These gun rights voices believe, as NRA President Wayne LaPierre once said , that "the only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun".

World Media New US H-1B norms won't make much difference, says Nasscom
Author: 0 New US H-1B norms won't make much difference, says Nasscom

The H-1B visa program generally allows a foreign employee to work for a specific sponsoring American employer. What is the H-1B visa programme? H1B visa approval gets tougher as the new policy from trump administration will make it hard for immigrants to get the approval as they are going for third party work sites from Indian IT, which generally is a common phenomenon.

World Media 2 weeks after Trump blocked it, Democrats release rebuttal of GOP memo
Author: 0 2 weeks after Trump blocked it, Democrats release rebuttal of GOP memo

The White House and Democratic leaders went back-and-forth on the response memo, which came out after the president's administration said the document raised national security concerns. The details of what exactly the Justice Department verified from the dossier were redacted, but the memo does outline that information Page gave while testifying to Congress was incorrect.

World Media Flood forces evacuation of suburban Dallas homes
Author: 0 Flood forces evacuation of suburban Dallas homes

President Trump announced that gun-control laws will be changing after students affected by the Florida shootings discussed gun issues in a listening session with the president. City officials recommend anyone living in possible flood areas to temporarily evacuate and leave their home by noon Thursday. Parts of Michigan's Lower Peninsula are seeing flooding and road closures.

World Media Rajya Sabha pendulum set to swing ruling NDA way
Author: 0 Rajya Sabha pendulum set to swing ruling NDA way

The elections to the seats falling vacant between April 2 and 3, if required, will be held on March 23, with March 12 being the last day for filing nominations. Even after winning two seats, the RJD would have nine surplus votes, which the party may like to transfer to its ally the Congress. The uncertainty in the total gains to be made by the BJP stems from the fact that in Bihar, with six seats in the fray, while the Janata Dal (U) will win two seats, the BJP one, and two other seats will go ...

World Media Polling underway for Bijepur by-poll in Odisha
Author: 0 Polling underway for Bijepur by-poll in Odisha

Voting in booth no- 88, 102, 141 in Bijepur block and booth no 20 in Barpali block was interrupted as Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machines, which are being used for the first time in the bypoll, developed technical glitches.

World Media Korda shoots course-record 62 to lead LPGA Thailand
Author: 0 Korda shoots course-record 62 to lead LPGA Thailand

In this case, the signage was considered an immovable - rather than a moveable - obstruction, but Thompson was unaware of the difference until an official gave her the bad news before she signed her scorecard. "It definitely helps to get that kind of start, but I was just trying to keep that momentum and not get ahead of myself", Thompson said. "Everybody has the chance to win as all the top players are here this week", said Moriya, who has a chance to become the first Thai victor in her ...

World Media BJP leader's auto hits crowd in Bihar; 9 children killed, many injured
Author: 0 BJP leader's auto hits crowd in Bihar; 9 children killed, many injured

The students were about to cross National Highway 77 that runs in front of their school when the SUV ran them over. The 55-year-old driver Lakhan Rai, who was seriously injured in the accident later succumbed to his injuries at a hospital. They said that most of the children had lined up near the road to go home after the school. "Nevertheless, the partys district president for Muzaffarpur has been asked to look into the matter and if the owner or the driver turn out to be connected with the ...

World Media Texas school warns against anti-gun protests
Author: 0 Texas school warns against anti-gun protests

After former student Nikolaz Cruz killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, students at the school began inviting young people across the country to stage walkouts and protests to bring about a conversation on gun violence.

World Media Questions Abound As Ivanka Trump Visits South Korea
Author: 0 Questions Abound As Ivanka Trump Visits South Korea

South Korean media reports said the special treatment includes the venue for dinner Friday with President Moon Jae-in: a traditional Korean house at Moon's office. "North Korea's participation in the Winter Olympic Games has served as an opportunity for us to engage in active discussions between the two Koreas and this has led to lowering of tensions on the peninsula and an improvement in inter-Korean relations", Moon said.

World Media Thousands gather at West Virginia Capitol steps to protest
Author: 0 Thousands gather at West Virginia Capitol steps to protest

The bill , which needs Senate approval, would dedicate 20 percent of general revenue surpluses to stabilize the Public Employees Insurance Agency. They are demanding that state legislature vote to increase their wages, health care, and stop the proposed elimination of traditional teachers seniority.

World Media Arrested For Assault And Murder Of Kerala Tribal Man
Author: 0 Arrested For Assault And Murder Of Kerala Tribal Man

Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram said the chief secretary of the state has been asked to submit a report on the incident and the steps taken by the government. Attappady is one of the most backward tribal settlements in the state. "We are surprised how this group of people managed to go into the forest and beat him up", Chandrika said.

World Media President Trump Gives Wide-Ranging Speech At CPAC
Author: 0 President Trump Gives Wide-Ranging Speech At CPAC

The official says Trump will call it "the largest-ever set of new sanctions" on the North. The Valentine's Day shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland by a former student left 17 people dead and 14 people injured.

World Media US No Longer A 'Nation of Immigrants,' According to USCIS
Author: 0 US No Longer A 'Nation of Immigrants,' According to USCIS

The "petitioners" that Director Cissna refers to are actually American people and the "applicants" are future Americans (immigrants). When the Senate was debating a measure to protect so-called Dreamers last week, the department released a charged statement saying it "would effectively make the United States a Sanctuary Nation where ignoring the rule of law is encouraged".

World Media NRA Spokesperson Grilled by Parkland Survivor Emma Gonzalez
Author: 0 NRA Spokesperson Grilled by Parkland Survivor Emma Gonzalez

Most popular: Marion Maréchal-Le Pen: "When The People Are Given the Opportunity to Take Their Country Back, They Will Seize It." Trump earlier Wednesday floated the possibility of arming teachers as a deterrent. But after NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch was jeered by thousands of people over gun control at a CNN-sponsored town hall on Wednesday in Florida, she and the top NRA official not only appeared at CPAC Thursday, but they went on the attack ― blasting Democrats, the media, and the ...

World Media Flood safety information for Severe Weather Awareness Week
Author: 0 Flood safety information for Severe Weather Awareness Week

However, additional rainfall expected on Friday and Saturday will likely bring the river back above flood levels again. More rain is coming Saturday night , perhaps up to an inch. A Flood Watch is in effect for much of central in until 7am, Sunday . Precipitation amounts across portions of eastern Pennsylvania and northern New Jersey could top one to two inches over the weekend.

World Media Man blows himself up outside United States embassy in Montenegro
Author: 0 Man blows himself up outside United States embassy in Montenegro

Early on February 22, he threw a Yugoslav-made M75 "Kashikara" grenade over the embassy compound wall before detonating a second explosive device outside the compound that killed him. Officials at the embassy advised USA citizens to avoid the area until further notice . Police say the man hurled an apparent bomb into the embassy yard before killing himself with another one around midnight (2300GMT) Wednesday.

World Media Florida Governor's School Safety Plan Announced
Author: 0 Florida Governor's School Safety Plan Announced

Requiring anyone purchasing fire arms be at least 21 years old. Gun-control advocates, meanwhile, have redoubled their push to ban assault rifles. He also backed adoption of a law, like those enacted in a handful of other states, allowing police and family members to obtain restraining orders to bar people suspected of posing a threat of violence from possessing guns.

World Media Arrest made in Kuwait over murder of Filipina maid
Author: 0 Arrest made in Kuwait over murder of Filipina maid

MANILA- The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) announced on Friday night that one of the the principal suspects in the murder of overseas Filipino worker (OFW) Joanna Demafelis in Kuwait is now in the custody of authorities in Lebanon. Duterte this week sent a team of labor officials to Kuwait to seek greater protection for migrant workers. The Philipines is a major labour exporter - more than 10 per cent of its 100 million are working overseas.

World Media Iran's c-bank warns of cryptocurrencies, may issue local coin
Author: 0 Iran's c-bank warns of cryptocurrencies, may issue local coin

PDVSA is a state-owned oil and natural gas company which, in addition to the Venezuelan government, is also the target of US sanctions . "The wild fluctuations of the digital currencies along with competitive business activities underway via network marketing and pyramid scheme have made the market of these currencies highly unreliable and risky", the statement said .

World Media 23 killed in multiple attacks in Afghanistan
Author: 0 23 killed in multiple attacks in Afghanistan

Dawlat Waziri, spokesman for the Ministry of Defense, said an Afghan National Army's (ANA) check post in the Shak Wasat area of the Bala Balook district was attacked Friday night, leaving 18 soldiers dead. John Nicholson, commander of Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan, said at a news conference he expected IS and the Taliban to continue such attacks.

World Media Dems Use NKorea Sanctions to Bash Trump on Russia
Author: 0 Dems Use NKorea Sanctions to Bash Trump on Russia

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Friday's action would "significantly hinder" North Korea's capacity to conduct evasive maritime activities that facilitate illicit coal and fuel transport, and erode its ability to ship goods through global waters.

World Media Russia Using Syria's Civil War to Showcase Its Stealth Jet Sukhoi 57
Author: 0 Russia Using Syria's Civil War to Showcase Its Stealth Jet Sukhoi 57

He added that the Russian businessman was shuttled in with private jet and wore civilian clothes and a military jacket. The Pentagon says USA military commanders were told by their Russian counterparts that there were no Russians in a paramilitary force whose attack on a base in eastern Syria early February 2018 led to a massive counterstrike by US forces.

World Media Missing plane with Albertans onboard found with no survivors
Author: 0 Missing plane with Albertans onboard found with no survivors

The foursome stayed the night in Grand Junction after they were grounded because of bad weather. "It is with a heavy heart that I must announce that the plane has been located with no survivors". "The texts weren't delivering properly so then I started getting a little more anxious". "There's been no contact since, we can't track Iphones and there's no radio", she said, adding tow of the men are in their 60s, the others on their late 20s.

World Media Jared Kushner's security clearance status is John Kelly's decision, Trump says
Author: 0 Jared Kushner's security clearance status is John Kelly's decision, Trump says

The White House was not told what the issues were involving Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser. "I have no doubt he will make the right decision", Trump said. "I haven't spoken with the president about whether or not that would be necessary", Sanders said. In a memo distributed to White House staff last Friday, Chief of Staff John Kelly announced that all White House employees with background investigations pending since June 1 will have their temporary clearances ...

Author: 0 Barnaby Joyce Quits as Australia Deputy Prime Minister and Nationals leader

Mr Christensen, who late a year ago repeatedly threatened to quit the government, is not considered a contender to replace outgoing Nationals leader Barnaby Joyce when he stands down on Monday. "What is up most important to her is that her life, her career and everything is not upended by this, Ms Salerno said". The scandal fractured the ruling conservative government, with Mr Joyce publicly criticising the Prime Minister for "causing further harm" through comments about his affair.

World Media Attorney for Gov. Greitens Files to Have Charges Thrown Out
Author: 0 Attorney for Gov. Greitens Files to Have Charges Thrown Out

He also allegedly transferred the image "in a manner that allowed access to that image via a computer", according to St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner, who launched an investigation after the ex-husband of Greitens' mistress released a secret recording of the woman speaking about the affair .

World Media Giving Meaning to South Africa's Ocean Economy
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We have taken the tough decisions. During his reply to the State of the Nation Address this week, Ramaphosa said the state was committed to compensating the families of the miners who were killed by police during the unprotected strike in 2012.

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