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World News Two in hospital after suspicious package at Muslim MP office
Author: 0 Two in hospital after suspicious package at Muslim MP office

It follows reports of threatening letters calling for a day of violence against Muslims on April 3. It is also said to include pointers for bombing or burning down a mosque. A Parliament spokesman told BI in a statement that police were investigating potential links between the packages. The letters, which are now being investigated by police, encourage people to get points for committing increasingly serious offences against Muslims.

World News Trump says Pompeo to replace Tillerson as Secretary of State
Author: 0 Trump says Pompeo to replace Tillerson as Secretary of State

Gina Haspel, the deputy director of the CIA, will replace Pompeo if confirmed by the Senate, becoming the first female director of that agency. "He will continue our program of restoring America's standing in the world, strengthening our alliances, confronting our adversaries, and seeking the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula", he added.

World News Nine CRPF men killed in Maoists' ambush in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district
Author: 0 Nine CRPF men killed in Maoists' ambush in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district

According to the officials, the tragic incident took place when a mine-protected vehicle was blown up by the improvised explosive devices hidden under the dirt track. "Hollow claims, sloganeering and drafting acronyms for propaganda can not be a substitute to sound policy measures". Earlier on the day, Maoists had staged a similar attack but they fled after the CRPF personnel retaliated the fire.

World News Man Utd boss Mourinho blasts de Boer over Rashford remarks
Author: 0 Man Utd boss Mourinho blasts de Boer over Rashford remarks

The Dutchman lasted just 77 days after losing four consecutive league games without scoring a goal before being replaced by Roy Hodgson in September. I would say he was in the top five with more matches for two seasons. Rashford is far from an automatic starter at Manchester United , though, with Alexis Sanchez , Juan Mata and Anthony Martial providing stiff competition.

World News Manchester United vs Sevilla Live Score Stream Commentary in Champions League 2018
Author: 0 Manchester United vs Sevilla Live Score Stream Commentary in Champions League 2018

Kick-off is at 19:45GMT, but we'll have build up for you before then before team news is out an hour before we get underway at Old Trafford. Let us know in the comments section below. They rarely allowed United any meaningful time on the ball during the first leg and created a number of chances. I think it was a chance that we didn't want to lose and we made it, but we don't believe a lot in the winter market.

World News Missouri Tigers return to NCAA Tournament for first time since 2013
Author: 0 Missouri Tigers return to NCAA Tournament for first time since 2013

After going 20-12 in its first year playing for Cuonzo Martin , eighth-seeded Missouri will play Friday in Nashville, Tennessee, against No. 9 seed Florida State. With a win over Florida State, the Tigers would likely face the No. 1-seeded Xavier Musketeers. "We've managed to get to this point". This will be the Seminoles 16th appearance in the NCAA Tournament.

World News ODI status tussle: Joy for Scotland, hope for Nepal
Author: 0 ODI status tussle: Joy for Scotland, hope for Nepal

Nepal will take on Papua New Guinea on next fixture. Man of the Match Roshit Kumar Paudel finshied the match in style with a crunching drive for four runs on 40.4 overs. Having won the toss and elected to bat, Hong Kong lost opener Christopher Carter in the seventh over when he had his off stump removed by Basant Regmi.

World News Mubadala buys Zohr stake
Author: 0 Mubadala buys Zohr stake

Eni agreed to a total participation fee of Dirhams 3.2 billion (around $875 million) for a 5% stake in the prized Lower Zakum concession and 10% stake in the Umm Shaif and Nasr fields, ADNOC said. Descalzi said that the agreement was in line with Eni's expansion strategy and would allow Eni a larger presence in the Middle East. Adnoc "is looking to find a balance in its strategic partners" between those from major oil-importing nations such as Japan and India and worldwide oil companies with ...

World News China asks United Nations, global community to respect PH sovereignty
Author: 0 China asks United Nations, global community to respect PH sovereignty

Sison called on the broad united front of patriotic forces and the broad masses of the people to "wage all forms of struggle to accelerate the downfall of the Duterte regime which acts as a puppet of USA imperialism under Operation Pacific Eagle-Philippines but which also double-deals with China for corrupt reasons related to overpriced infrastructure projects and high interest loans".

World News WH: Trump-Kim Meeting a Go If NKorea Sticks to Promises Made
Author: 0 WH: Trump-Kim Meeting a Go If NKorea Sticks to Promises Made

Dongkuk Steel Mill Co. fell 0.49 percent to 10,200 won and Korea Zinc Inc. lost 1.21 percent to 489,500 won as the USA government pushes to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. Signing a peace treaty would require addressing issues regarding the US military's presence in South Korea and its transfer of wartime operational control to South Korea and United Nations forces there, Koh said.

World News US Defense Chief Arrives in Afghanistan on Surprise Visit
Author: 0 US Defense Chief Arrives in Afghanistan on Surprise Visit

But Mattis said some insurgent leaders have expressed an interest in discussions. "Not a military victory, the victory will be a political reconciliation with the Taliban, which has achieved a stalemate in recent years and shown little interest in conceding to the Kabul government", Mattis added.

World News Up to 1K children abused UK's 'worst ever' scandal
Author: 0 Up to 1K children abused UK's 'worst ever' scandal

John from Guildford, a detective constable on child sexual exploitation, describes "what pushes the girl out the house, and what pulls them into the gang" before outlining the difficulties police face catching these gangs. Lucy's death was used as a warning to other girls, according to victims. Calling for a public inquiry similar to the one carried out on Rochdale , the woman, who can not be named for legal reasons, told how the abuse began when she was just 14.

World News Gaza blast targets Palestinian PM Hamdallah's convoy
Author: 0 Gaza blast targets Palestinian PM Hamdallah's convoy

Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah waves as he arrives to hold a cabinet meeting in Gaza City October 3, 2017. Hamdallah, accompanied by Palestinian Intelligence Chief Majid Faraj, visited Gaza, controlled by the Islamic Hamas movement, to overlook the opening of a desalination plant there.

World News Flake calls for Trump to face 2020 primary challenge
Author: 0 Flake calls for Trump to face 2020 primary challenge

He fueled speculation about his presidential ambitions by announcing that he would appear at next week's New Hampshire Institute of Politics event, "Politics & Eggs". Flake's efforts to nullify Trump's tariffs come as he has also attempted to push a massive amnesty for millions of illegal aliens that would flood the US labor market and immediately drive down wages for American workers.

World News No new conditions on North Korea before talks
Author: 0 No new conditions on North Korea before talks

No meeting time or place has been set yet besides that it will be before May. Mr Trump would become the first sitting U.S. president to meet with a leader of the reclusive country. It's impacted Kim Jong Un's behavior. "We've not heard anything directly back from North Korea, although we expect to hear something directly from them".

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Author: 0 "Honour Promises Made During Bifurcation": Chandrababu Naidu Reminds PM Modi

The AAP members were heard raising the issue of sealing of commercial establishments in Delhi. Deputy Chairman of the Council Reddi Subramanyam, who was in the chair, had a trying time controlling the MLCs. "This is too much". "I don't find any reason to come to the Well of House", the chairman said adding that he is allowing discussion on all subjects.

World News Calm before the storm? North Korea still mum on Trump summit
Author: 0 Calm before the storm? North Korea still mum on Trump summit

The follow up visit of the high-level delegation from Seoul to Pyongyang for talks with the North Korean leader was certainly another vital link in the chain of events that finally culminated in the broad agreement to hold a summit between President Trump and Kim Jong-un.

World News UConn, Irish, Louisville, Miss. State top seeds in women's NCAAs
Author: 0 UConn, Irish, Louisville, Miss. State top seeds in women's NCAAs

UConn is once again at the forefront of the title discussion, but there's a growing number of challengers ready to take away the Huskies' opportunity to win a national championship. 2 seed OR if the seeds hold. I love playing Friday at 5. The Southeastern Conference has seven teams in the tournament, while the Pac-12 and the Big Ten have six.

World News Bride arrested for DUI en route to wedding
Author: 0 Bride arrested for DUI en route to wedding

Chriswell Scott said. Responding cops reportedly suspected that the bride, who was wearing a full-length white wedding dress, might have been impaired while behind the wheel. Officers apprehended Young at the scene and later released her after she submitted to a blood test, Tuscon News Now reported . It is not known if Young made it to her wedding in time.

World News Argentine among 5 killed in NYC helicopter crash
Author: 0 Argentine among 5 killed in NYC helicopter crash

McDaniel was visiting Trevor Cadigan , a former Bishop Lynch High School classmate, in NY. The New York Police Department identified the pilot as Richard Vance , 33, but declined to release the victims' identities until their families were notified.

World News Hillary Clinton: Trump has 'affinity for dictators'
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton: Trump has 'affinity for dictators'

After a brief pause that was punctuated with laughter and clapping at the event, Clinton said, "I would have to say "no", we did not deserve that". Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton - much like President Donald Trump - still seems to enjoy revisiting the 2016 election.

World News Jordan Barnett Won't Play in Missouri's NCAA Tournament Opening Game
Author: 0 Jordan Barnett Won't Play in Missouri's NCAA Tournament Opening Game

The eighth-seeded Tigers (20-12, 10-8 SEC) open the NCAA tournament against No. 9 seed Florida State (20-11) in Nashville, Tennessee. He will travel with the team and could play if the Tigers advance. 1 Xavier on Sunday. MU will enter the game with seven scholarship players, and it can't win any battle of attrition if it gets into anything resembling the foul trouble it had against Georgia (Puryear and Jeremiah Tilmon fouled out and Jontay Porter had four).

World News Nazi Known As 'Bookkeeper Of Auschwitz' Dies Before Serving Time
Author: 0 Nazi Known As 'Bookkeeper Of Auschwitz' Dies Before Serving Time

Groening passed away in hospital, and prison authorities are yet to receive a death certificate. The lawyer, Hans Holtermann, didn't immediately respond to a request for confirmation. "The essential, nearly frightening, point about Oskar Groening is that he is one of the least exceptional human beings you are ever likely to meet", said author Laurence Rees, who interviewed Groening in 2005.

World News Trump blocks Broadcom takeover of Qualcomm
Author: 0 Trump blocks Broadcom takeover of Qualcomm

Broadcom has been planning to relocate to the United States for some time, an effort it recently tried to speed up in a bid to avoid CFIUS scrutiny, according to Bloomberg . Finally, Stifel Nicolaus cut QUALCOMM from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and increased their target price for the company from $65.00 to $75.00 in a report on Tuesday, November 28th.

World News Anonymity Granted to NH Winner of Powerball Jackpot
Author: 0 Anonymity Granted to NH Winner of Powerball Jackpot

As part of their bid to keep her name out of the news, Doe's attorneys created a trust to shield her identity and asked to commission to not identify her. "With another major winter storm in the forecast, personal and public safety are top priorities", said Michael Sweeney, Executive Director of the Massachusetts State Lottery in a written statement.

World News Pence says everything at stake in Pa. election
Author: 0 Pence says everything at stake in Pa. election

According to the Manmouth University poll , Lamb leads state legislator and Air Force veteran Saccone 51 percent to 45 percent. Manley pointed to the string of special elections and governor's races that have gone the way of Democrats in recent months.

World News European Union commissioner: We will stand up to 'trade war' bullies
Author: 0 European Union commissioner: We will stand up to 'trade war' bullies

The tariffs are being applied on the grounds of national security, which the president said was a "very important aspect" of the NAFTA accord that came into force in 1994. Despite speculation that this could refer to activities such as so-called freedom-of-navigation operations - or "FONOPs" - in the South China Sea, such operations would not require any kind of agreement with the US.

World News Narayan Rane files nomination for Rajya Sabha
Author: 0 Narayan Rane files nomination for Rajya Sabha

The seat was won by present minister for Devasoms Kadakampally Surendran. Recently he declared Muslims had no place in this country and that Taj Mahal was originally a Shiva temple. Manoj Jha, a Professor at Delhi University, is the national spokesperson of RJD, and Ashfaque Karim is the Managing Director of the Katihar Medical College and Hospital in Bihar .

World News DGCA grounds 11 GoAir, IndiGo aircraft with faulty engines
Author: 0 DGCA grounds 11 GoAir, IndiGo aircraft with faulty engines

The aviation regulator on Monday grounded 11 A320neo aircraft - eight operated by IndiGo and three by GoAir - after another mid-air engine failure magnified safety concerns that have dogged one of the most popular, fuel-efficient, medium-range planes in the world.

World News PMB's Visit To Benue Sign Of Hope - Ortom
Author: 0 PMB's Visit To Benue Sign Of Hope - Ortom

Buhari who reaffirmed his earlier call on Benue people to apply more restraint and learn how to leave with other people said, there is no way he will deliberately over look the security challenges that Benue is having because he has come a long way with indigenes of the state.

World News Women's Hoops to Face Ohio State in NCAA Tournament First Round
Author: 0 Women's Hoops to Face Ohio State in NCAA Tournament First Round

As a team, Ohio State is scoring 75.8 points per game on 48.6% shooting from the field, 35.4% from behind the arc and 72.6% from the foul line this season. Who will they be playing and where. The Buckeyes and Jackrabbits will play Thursday on the campus of Boise State University. Kam Williams has appeared in 10 postseason games, including four starts, averaging 5.8 points and 1.6 rebounds per game.

World News Ten People Face Drug-Related Charges
Author: 0 Ten People Face Drug-Related Charges

Releasing the nickname of an alleged dealer, as well as a phone number, is also unprecedented for the Saskatoon police, as far as he knows, Haye said. The 48-year-old woman has died and the 25-year-old woman, found unresponsive, is in hospital. The three men arrested now face drug trafficking and weapons charges.

Author: 0 Colombian gov't to resume peace talks with guerrilla group ELN

The conservative leaning Center Democratic Party, led by former President Alvaro Uribe, which is implacably opposed to the FARC and condemned the peace accord ending 52 years of conflict, is expected to perform strongly. Gustavo Petro, presidential candidate, greets people after they cast their vote during the legislative elections in Bogota, Colombia March 11, 2018.