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World News Land cases go to CJI Dipak Misra after faceoff
Author: 0 Land cases go to CJI Dipak Misra after faceoff

The 2014 case - Pune Municipal Corporation & Anr. v. Harakchand Misirimal Solanki & Ors- primarily involved the interpretation of Section 24 of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013.

World News UP Investors Summit 2018: Kovind hopes for annual holding of the event
Author: 0 UP Investors Summit 2018: Kovind hopes for annual holding of the event

On February 21, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a defence industrial corridor in the Bundelkhand region to bring development in one of the most backward regions of Uttar Pradesh. "A leader is one who has the capability to take decisions... investors see Yogi Adityanath has the capability to take strict and bitter decisions...", said Jaitley, adding investors also see the speed in which decisions are taken.

World News Barnaby Joyce Is Heavily Tipped To Finally Bloody Resign This Afternoon
Author: 0 Barnaby Joyce Is Heavily Tipped To Finally Bloody Resign This Afternoon

Joyce will hold a press conference at 2pm at his base in Armidale , after a fortnight of intense speculation regarding his leadership. "The National Party is the reason there is a Coalition government", he said. However, Joyce has continually asserted his desire to stay on as the party leader and the nation's deputy PM. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was vocally to be unimpressed with Mr Joyce's conduct, calling it a "shocking error" and implementing a ban on sexual relations between ...

World News More EU citizens leave United Kingdom but 220000 arrive
Author: 0 More EU citizens leave United Kingdom but 220000 arrive

In further presentations, the European Commission also warned there could be no "mutual recognition" of driving licenses after Brexit and, as was specifically floated by Brexit Secretary David Davis in a speech in Vienna this week, for approvals of vehicle manufacturing.

World News Will the Cavs get back to the Finals?
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Over a two-year stretch, those teams went 127-37 but failed to reach the NBA Finals. National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver confirmed on Saturday that the league is considering the possibility of playoff reseeding, where the top eight teams from each conference would earn playoff berths and would then be seeded 1-16 based on overall record.

World News Pakistan's top court ousts Sharif as party head
Author: 0 Pakistan's top court ousts Sharif as party head

As the bench did not deem it appropriate to clarify the situation, some opposition parties and their counsels were quick to conclude that Senate nominations by MNS stood nullified and questions are also being raised about election of Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as Prime Minister following his nomination by Mian Nawaz Sharif and issuance of tickets by him for three bye-elections.

World News Calling BS on politicians' inaction on gun violence
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A student of Coral Glades High School, a high school less than four miles from Stoneman Douglas, holds a sign as classmates participate in a walk out for gun law reform in Coral Springs, Florida, on February 21, 2018. McGraw posted a compelling picture of students holding signs during a march this week along with a personal story of how the murder of the 14 teenagers and three teachers at the school by a 19 year-old gunman wielding an AR-15 military-style semi-automatic assault rifle had ...

World News Texas inmate moved to cell outside death chamber
Author: 0 Texas inmate moved to cell outside death chamber

Whitaker's father, Kent, also was shot in the same attack but survived and has led the effort to save his 38-year-old son from execution. In an unusual move, the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles is recommending clemency in this case .

World News North Korea cancelled historic USA meeting at the last minute
Author: 0 North Korea cancelled historic USA meeting at the last minute

They had planned to meet secretly while in South Korea , but USA officials said Pyongyang scrapped the plan after Pence denounced North Korea's "murderous regime". North Korea has put its piped propaganda on ice during the Winter Olympics - opting to play classical music over vitriol along the DMZ, according to a report.

World News Montenegro police: US Embassy attacker ex-soldier
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The embassy building did not sustain damage during the attack and no other explosives were found, according to Steve Goldstein, the State Department's under secretary for public diplomacy and public affairs. Police say they are still investigating Jaukovic's motives and whether he had acted alone. It also published a picture, apparently from his Facebook page , showing an award he won for his service in the Yugoslav army in 1999, which was signed by the late Serbian strongman Slobodan ...

World News Left govt bungalow as Nitish unleashed ghosts in it: Tej
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The RJD spokesperson Shakti Singh Yadav said Tej made a decision to free the accommodation following receiving a second notice. Yadav had become the Deputy CM in 2015 after the Grand Alliance comprising RJD, Nitish Kumars JD (U) and Congress won a comprehensive victory in the assembly polls.

World News Survivors, grieving parents of slain Florida students confront lawmakers
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The sheriff of the Florida county where a rifle-toting teen gunman killed 17 people told a crowd of young people Wednesday that "America is watching you" and that students should continue to push hard for gun control reform. He wouldn't say he would turn down an NRA contribution. Alvarez said she doesn't know much about politics, but that she wants to see more security inside schools.

World News Allahabad High Court dismisses petition in Gorakhpur riot case of 2007
Author: 0 Allahabad High Court dismisses petition in Gorakhpur riot case of 2007

At one stage, the court had asked whether a judicial magistrate could proceed with a trial after the state government declined to grant sanction to prosecute the accused persons in the case. UP government lawyer said that they have already submitted evidence pointing at tampering of the video and hence had no base to grant sanction to prosecute Adityanath.

World News NYU Cafeteria Celebrates Black History Month With Racially Offensive Menu
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A Black New York University student was appalled upon discovering how one of the school's dining halls was celebrating Black History Month . PATERSON, NJ- Students from all across Paterson's schools took to the stage at the JFK Educational Complex on Wednesday, performing in the District's 8 annual Black History Month celebration.

World News Auto crashes into Middlesex Hospital, driver lights himself on fire
Author: 0 Auto crashes into Middlesex Hospital, driver lights himself on fire

The unidentified driver was taken to Bridgeport Burns Unit. Middletown Mayor Dan Drew says the driver had multiple gasoline containers in the vehicle when he crashed through an entrance to Middlesex Hospital Thursday morning. I put my shoes on and looked out the window and I saw all the smoke coming out. The Connecticut State Police Bomb Squad responded and the hospital went into "emergency operations mode", reports WFSB .

World News Army defends Bipin Rawat remarks on Assam's minority pol party
Author: 0 Army defends Bipin Rawat remarks on Assam's minority pol party

The Army chief had on Wednesday said at a symposium here that Pakistan, with support from China , was pushing illegal migrants from Bangladesh into India . The Army, however, defended its chief, saying there was nothing political or religious in Rawat's comments made during a seminar on the northeast at DRDO Bhavan.

Author: 0 Wesbanco Bank Inc. Has $33.21 Million Stake in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

Tweedy Browne Company Llc who had been investing in Johnson & Johnson for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $349.68B market cap company. The company reported $1.74 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.02. Investors sentiment is 0.83 in Q3 2017.

World News Murderer Catherine Nevin dies after cancer battle
Author: 0 Murderer Catherine Nevin dies after cancer battle

Nevin was found guilty in April 2000 of the murder of her husband Tom at their pub in County Wicklow . She had been bedridden at a south Dublin care home in recent months after her health deteriorated considerably. During her time behind bars, she attempted to have the conviction declared a miscarriage of justice, but she lose that application back in 2010. The trial lasted 42 days and the jury deliberated for a record five days before reaching their decision.

World News Watch American Jamie Anderson soar to win silver in snowboard big air
Author: 0 Watch American Jamie Anderson soar to win silver in snowboard big air

In the final, the riders each had to land two different tricks, spinning different ways, and the total score decided the victor. Anderson ended up with a silver medal. New Zealand's Zoi Sadowski Synnott claimed the bronze medal with 157.50 points after managing 65.50 for her first run and 92.00 for her second. Jamie Anderson added to her medal count, wining a silver medal in Big Air with jumps that scored 90.00 and 87.25.

World News Netanyahu associate to testify in corruption probe
Author: 0 Netanyahu associate to testify in corruption probe

Filber is suspected of mediating between Netanyahu and Elovitch and promoting regulatory changes worth millions to Bezeq. Speculation is now growing that he could be forced to step down or call an early election. Filber has since agreed to turn state's witness in the investigation, according to Israeli media. The final decision on an indictment rests with the attorney general and could take months.

World News Four Democratic Governors Band Together Against Gun Violence
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The governors of New York , New Jersey , Connecticut and Rhode Island said citizens will not be satisfied by "baby steps" and "political crumbs" such as banning so-called "bump stocks" that can turn guns into automatic weapons and merely raising the legal purchasing age.

World News 'Theresa May, where's the money for Grenfell?' asks Stormzy at Brit Awards
Author: 0 'Theresa May, where's the money for Grenfell?' asks Stormzy at Brit Awards

Sheeran said the Me Too and Time's Up campaigns were long overdue. Human is now at number nine after climbing three places, while grime artist Stormzy has also seen a boost this week, jumping five places to 36. Presented by Rolling Stone, Ronnie Wood, who said he was a "prolific songwriter" who is "doing England proud". The show also saw Oasis front man Liam Gallagher perform Live Forever in a tribute to the victims of a suicide bombing attack on a venue hosting a concert ...

World News High School Students Walk Out Of School To 'End Gun Violence'
Author: 0 High School Students Walk Out Of School To 'End Gun Violence'

The district says it's important to have this conversation. The walkouts come after survivors of the Parkland, Florida , shooting harshly criticized politicians' response to the incident and their stance on gun laws. The school district said in a message last week that, "Our hearts go out to the students, staff and families at Stoneman Douglas High School". A similar protest scheduled for April 20 - the National Day of Action against School Violence - is now in the works at ...

World News Parkland school shooting survivor accuses CNN of scripting town hall questions
Author: 0 Parkland school shooting survivor accuses CNN of scripting town hall questions

Haab: CNN had originally asked me to write a speech and questions, and it ended up being all scripted. He said he decided not to attend the town hall after CNN presented him with the prepared question. Bill NelsonClarence (Bill) William NelsonGingrich says arming teachers only long-term solution to school shootings Florida students turn to activism in wake of shooting CNN invites Trump to town hall with parents, students of Florida high school MORE (D-Fla.), Rep.

World News Korea finishes 4th in men's 5000m short track relay
Author: 0 Korea finishes 4th in men's 5000m short track relay

USA skiing star Lindsey Vonn turned in a time that was a half-second off the lead in the downhill Wednesday in South Korea , fast enough to win a medal in her final downhill race of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics - and nearly certainly the last of her Olympic career.

World News Santiago sex abuse victims ask Vatican to investigate another case
Author: 0 Santiago sex abuse victims ask Vatican to investigate another case

Scicluna traveled to Chile as part of his investigation into Bishop Juan Barros, who is accused of covering up and even witnessing the abuses of pedophile priest Fernando Karadima during the 1980s and 1990s. The probe conclusions will be submitted to the pope, who will then decide whether to open a canonical investigation against Barros. Barros, of the diocese of Osorno, has said he was unaware of any wrongdoing by Karadima.

World News Minneapolis Students Walkout, March For Gun Control
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Students from Big Sky High School and Washington Middle School reportedly also left class in protest. Holly Welborn, policy director for the ACLU of Nevada, urged schools to provide a space for students to be able to express how they're feeling.

World News President Trump proposes regulations on bump stocks
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Because my daughter, I'm not going to see again", said Pollack, flanked by his sons. He added: "A "gun free" school is a magnet for bad people". "I don't understand why I can still go in a store and buy a weapon of war, an AR", said Samuel Zeif , 18, sobbing after he described texting his family members during the Florida shooting .

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Japan and the United States have been patrolling the western Korean Peninsula since previous year to enforce the UN sanctions against North Korea because of its nuclear and ballistic missile program. But the photographs released by Tokyo on Tuesday clearly indicated the small oil tanker's Chinese roots, as the vessel had "Fujian Province, Ningde City, oil tanker 078" painted on the side.

World News Promoting bonkers Florida school shooting conspiracies
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Hogg received so much attention from the very popular and powerful platform - YouTube . Directly addressing Donald Trump during an interview with Sky News in the aftermath of the massacre, the 17-year-old told the President to "realise the true gravity of the situation".

World News More Rain Prompts More Flood Concerns
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While most of the rivers will be below flood stage by next week, rivers will remain running high until the middle of next week as the high amounts of rainfall work through the watershed. Do not drive through any roads covered in water. At 45 feet, many county roads are flooded and some impassable, which we are already beginning to see.

World News N Korea cancelled meeting, U.S. says
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President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump , a senior White House adviser, will meet South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday as part of a weekend trip to lead the US delegation to the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics. Pyongyang has used the Games to try to soften its image and push for talks with Seoul that could cut the odds of a United States military strike. Ivanka Trump, who serves as an adviser to the president, will depart Thursday and arrive the following day in ...