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World News Commonwealth Games: No regret coming 10th in race-walk,says Olude
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games: No regret coming 10th in race-walk,says Olude

Another proud streak was broken on Monday (April 9), as the Singapore paddlers failed to win a medal in the Commonwealth Games men's team event, following their 0-3 loss to England in the bronze-medal tie. The experienced Indian was sluggish to start with, losing the first game. In a chat with DT past year, Manika had indicated that a Commonwealth Games medal was her top priority.

World News West Bengal Panchayat polls heat up Governor-CM duel
Author: 0 West Bengal Panchayat polls heat up Governor-CM duel

In a blow to BJP, Supreme Court has refused to interfere with Bengal panchayat polls. A bench of Justice R.K. Agrawal and Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre, however, granted liberty to the aggrieved candidates to approach the state Election Commission.

World News Viktor Orban's party won convincingly the parliamentary elections in Hungary
Author: 0 Viktor Orban's party won convincingly the parliamentary elections in Hungary

One nongovernmental organisation described the prospect of the proposed legislation as "terrifyingly serious". Among the measures floated before the election were mandatory registration of some nongovernmental organisations that "support illegal immigration" and a 25% tax to be imposed on foreign donations that such groups collect, as well as restraining orders that preclude activists from approaching the EU's external borders in Hungary.

Author: 0 Wells Fargo & Company Stock in 2017 Q4 Driven by Institutional Investors

The institutional investor held 623,100 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $37.80 million, up from 518,200 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Wells Fargo & Company's P/E ratio is 14.46. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Limited has invested 0.61% of its portfolio in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC ).

World News Trump's top national security spokesman to leave White House
Author: 0 Trump's top national security spokesman to leave White House

Anton, who was brought in by Michael Flynn but mostly worked for Flynn's replacement HR McMaster, is the latest official to leave in a wide-ranging shakeup of the national security and foreign policy teams. "He's been more than just a colleague, he's a true buddy", Sanders added. The latest change was amid a series of changes at the NSC, including the entry of former U.S.

World News KEA Releases Statement On Gov. Bevin's Vetoes
Author: 0 KEA Releases Statement On Gov. Bevin's Vetoes

Announcing his vetoes at the very end of his almost 24-minute address, Bevin said he has been working with legislative leaders in recent days on the budget and tax bills, as well as "the job creators and the people who are funding all of this, to make sure that we get this right".

World News 27-year-old Russian woman mummified alive due to medical blunder
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She was then shifted to one of the best Moscow hospitals but, died due to multiple organ failures. " Her legs were moving, she had convulsions, her whole body was shaking ", Baryshnikova said." I put socks on her, then a robe, then a blanket, but she was shivering to such an extent, I can't even describe it ".

World News Three states pledge 1600 troops for Trump's border fight
Author: 0 Three states pledge 1600 troops for Trump's border fight

McMaster says he plans to make a similar offer to Arizona's Republican governor. In California, Brown's spokesman, Evan Westrup, said Monday that state officials are still reviewing Trump's troop request. "I don't think this is a partisan issue or an identity issue", he said. "You show me somebody who is for drug cartels or human trafficking or this ammunition that's coming over a wide-open and unprotected border here".

World News Borussia Dortmund 3 Stuttgart 0: Stoger´s men strengthen Champions League chances
Author: 0 Borussia Dortmund 3 Stuttgart 0: Stoger´s men strengthen Champions League chances

Borussia Dortmund recovered from a lackluster first half to beat Stuttgart 3-0 in the Bundesliga on Sunday, gaining some confidence for next weekend's Ruhr derby. It certainly appeared Pulisic was attempting to hit a cross to the back post, but it ended up going in for his fourth goal of the season. Serge Gnabry scored again for Hoffenheim to earn a 1-1 draw at Eintracht Frankfurt that keeps both sides' European ambitions intact.

World News Coroner identifies body found in Jasper County as Tennessee murder suspect
Author: 0 Coroner identifies body found in Jasper County as Tennessee murder suspect

Police mentioned they had been trying to find 23-year-old Casey Lawhorn, proper, suspected of killing his mom, Vi Lawhorn, and his good friend. By 7pm Sunday, police in Jasper County, Miss., say they'd found the 2002 Ford Taurus that Lawhorn was driving abandoned on I59 near the Vossburg exit, and they're warning locals Lawhorn is "armed" and "very unsafe".

World News Woman arrested in West Virginia for cutting man's head off
Author: 0 Woman arrested in West Virginia for cutting man's head off

She told Conner that the blood was hers and that she cut two fingers from being attacked and thrown through a glass door , according to court documents. Mills was wearing a glove on her left hand, and a matching glove was found in White's bedroom. The case will then be presented to a grand jury for consideration in June, Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney George Sitler told MetroNews .

World News Parkland Survivor David Hogg Postpones College to Pursue Politics
Author: 0 Parkland Survivor David Hogg Postpones College to Pursue Politics

Allman's resignation, and his show has been canceled". David Hogg , a 17-year-old high school senior who survived February's mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, is postponing his first year of college to work on the midterm elections. We have the screenshots and believe us, they are cruel and obscene. "We will never relent and we will never give in", she said. "Busy working. Preparing, " read the March 26 tweet, which is too vulgar to print here in full, but was published as a ...

World News Carrie Underwood to debut new single live on the ACMs this Sunday
Author: 0 Carrie Underwood to debut new single live on the ACMs this Sunday

A December picture shared by a fan who ran into her at the gym showed Underwood cautiously smiling, with the fan Adrienne Gang commenting that she never knew Underwood was injured and that she was "adorable" and looked "amazing". The singer also said she'll be entering the studio next week to begin work on new songs. Underwood warned her fans that she is "not quite looking the same" as a result of the facial cuts and the stitches required to close them, Entertainment Tonight reported.

World News Lakeview Bus Accident: Vehicle Crashes Into New York Overpass, Roof Torn
Author: 0 Lakeview Bus Accident: Vehicle Crashes Into New York Overpass, Roof Torn

A bus that was carrying teenage passengers sits on the side of a highway after it hit an overpass on the Southern State Parkway in Lakeview, N.Y., Monday, April 9, 2018. The charter bus carrying teenagers has struck a bridge overpass on Long island, mangling the entire length of the top of the bus. Commercial vehicles are not allowed on the Southern State Parkway.

World News Now Indian men's TT team stuns Singapore, enters CWG final
Author: 0 Now Indian men's TT team stuns Singapore, enters CWG final

It was only the second table tennis team gold for India at the Games with the men achieving the feat in the 2006 Melbourne edition. But the in-form Saina Nehwal put paid to the Malaysian hopes with a 21-11 19-21 21-9 win over Soniia Cheah in the women's singles match.

World News One killed in blaze at Trump Tower in New York
Author: 0 One killed in blaze at Trump Tower in New York

The tenant who died in Saturday's Trump Tower fire was not a favorite of the president, who called him a "crazy Jew," the New York Daily News reports . "It's criminal", Rose, now 79, told ABC News , "that people who live in these high-rise buildings without sprinklers do not have any protection". She said he really wanted to sell the apartment, but 'the value had gone so far down, ' due to the recession in 2008.

World News Runaway train goes 15 km without engine, 7 railway staff suspended
Author: 0 Runaway train goes 15 km without engine, 7 railway staff suspended

The suspended staff included two engine drivers, three carriage repairing staff and two operating department employees, an East Coast Railway (EC0R) spokesman said . "Facts will be known after detailed inquiry", said an East Coast Railway spokesperson. DRM Sambalpur Jaideep Gupta has ordered a senior officer-level probe consisting of divisional heads of different departments.

World News Facebook to inform users if information was compromised
Author: 0 Facebook to inform users if information was compromised

As you've no doubt heard, Cambridge Analytica has recently got in a lot of trouble for harvesting huge amounts of personal information from Facebook. The changes - which are being introduced globally - come alongside an update to the News Feed which will show people what apps they use and what information is shared with those apps .

World News Chinese state media urges U.S. industry to rally against Trump's tariff threat
Author: 0 Chinese state media urges U.S. industry to rally against Trump's tariff threat

US President Donald Trump (R) said that he and China's President Xi Jinping "will always be friends, no matter what happens with our dispute on trade". The Trump administration has sent mixed signals on trade, with threats of new sanctions accompanied by reassurances from some White House officials that the proposed tariffs are meant as a bargaining chip to a compromise.

World News Warm-up on the way — FIRST ALERT FORECAST
Author: 0 Warm-up on the way — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

While the powdery precipitation the metro has seen is normal, the low temperatures are definitely abnormal. "It looks like we have two chances for rain", said Iwasko. Be sure to stay with us for any changes or tweaks to the forecast. WARM WEEKEND OUTLOOK: The warmth doesn't go away just yet for the weekend. A passing cold front Friday evening/overnight looks to bring a round of showers and storms across the ArkLaMiss, likely with some potential for some of those storms to become ...

World News Dinner at the Louvre, protests greet Saudi prince in France
Author: 0 Dinner at the Louvre, protests greet Saudi prince in France

Khalid al-Falih, energy minister of Saudi Arabia, center, introduces Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, to Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner at a Habitat for Humanity home, Saturday, April 7, 2018, in Houston. Macron faces seething criticism over French weapon exports to Saudi Arabia, including Caesar artillery guns, sniper rifles and armored vehicles used in the war on Yemen.

World News North Korea tells USA it will discuss de-nuclearisation
Author: 0 North Korea tells USA it will discuss de-nuclearisation

North Korea has confirmed directly to President Donald Trump's administration that it is willing to negotiate with the United States over potential denuclearization, administration officials said Sunday. Speaking at Duke University in North Carolina, Haley said, "When the president ends up speaking with Kim, the conversation has to be about denuclearizing".

World News Trump, Macron vow 'strong, joint response' to Syria
Author: 0 Trump, Macron vow 'strong, joint response' to Syria

According to a French presidency statement , Macron condemned the chemical attacks in a phone call with Trump, during which they "exchanged their information and analysis confirming the use of chemical weapons ". The statement notes that responsibility for the chemical weapons use in Syria "must be clearly established". Russian Federation called a UN Security Council (UNSC) meeting for Monday, to discuss threats to worldwide peace and security, that will be held before an emergency meeting ...

World News Israeli jets target Hamas positions in Gaza
Author: 0 Israeli jets target Hamas positions in Gaza

Palestinian security sources in Gaza said the Israeli strikes hit a base in Jabalia belonging to Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, Hamass armed wing, and farmland near Beit Lahia, causing damages but no injuries. Participants also held up pictures of Gazan journalist Yasser Almurtaga, who was killed by IDF gunfire on Friday. "The [Israeli] security institution will not allow the Great March of Return to change from weekly demonstrations near the border fence to a battle and a lengthy war of ...

World News Walkout Momentum Still Strong, Teachers Say
Author: 0 Walkout Momentum Still Strong, Teachers Say

As for class time missed at Wyandotte Public Schools, students will make up some of these days. Boosting teacher pay by an average of $6,000-which the Legislature approved last week-wasn't enough to put the brakes on a massive shutdown of schools to rally at the state Capitol.

World News Facebook will start alerting users caught up in Cambridge Analytica data scandal
Author: 0 Facebook will start alerting users caught up in Cambridge Analytica data scandal

Facebook today said that 10 New Zealanders had specifically downloaded one such quiz app, and that because the quiz app also scraped those users' contacts, the total number of people affected was about 63,724. "This was a breach of trust, and I'm sorry we didn't do more at the time". In addition, all 2. 2 billion Facebook users will receive a notice titled "Protecting Your Information" with a link to see what apps they use and what information they have shared with those apps.

World News UNSC to hold emergency meeting over Syria chemical attack
Author: 0 UNSC to hold emergency meeting over Syria chemical attack

The statement said civil defence volunteers had found 42 casualties dead in their homes "with similar clinical symptoms of excessive oral foaming, cyanosis, and corneal burns". However, Syrian state television said on Sunday Jaish al-Islam had asked for negotiations with the government. Haley warned last month that if the U.N.

World News Facebook reveals NZers data accessed by Cambridge Analytica
Author: 0 Facebook reveals NZers data accessed by Cambridge Analytica

Starting Monday all 2.2 billion Facebook users will receive a notice on their newsfeeds, titled 'Protecting Your Information, ' with a link to see what apps they use and what information they have shared with those apps. That Facebook app, called "This is Your Digital Life", was a personality quiz created in 2014 by an academic researcher named Aleksander Kogan, who paid about 270,000 people to take it.

World News Russian military says Israeli war planes struck Syrian air base - Ifax
Author: 0 Russian military says Israeli war planes struck Syrian air base - Ifax

The Russian army also accused Israel , saying two Israeli F-15s had fired eight missiles at the base and that five were destroyed by air defence systems but three hit a western part of the facility. Israel's military claimed earlier this year that Damascus had allowed Iran's Revolutionary Guard to operate the T-4 military site, according to the Times of Israel.

World News 2000 protesters march in solidarity with Gaza in Israeli Arab city
Author: 0 2000 protesters march in solidarity with Gaza in Israeli Arab city

His office later insisted that his intended meaning was "naive". The health ministry also announced on Saturday the death of another man, bringing the number of those killed during Friday's protests to nine. Murtaja was shot in the abdomen by Israeli troops Friday while covering the "Great March of Return". This is despite Israeli authorities having set a 300-meter limit for approaching the fence, according to news reports .

World News Notable people who have deleted their Facebook profiles
Author: 0 Notable people who have deleted their Facebook profiles

Facebook created a capability that let executives expunge their app messages after a period. Though Facebook has now justified the incident, it's still a bit questionable why the firm never publicly disclosed this before. "We believe most people on Facebook could have had their public profile scraped in this way", Schroepfer said in a blog post . Mr Zuckerberg is scheduled to appear on Tuesday before a joint hearing of two US Senate committees, and on Wednesday before a US House ...

World News Time to move on from 30 Newspolls: Dutton
Author: 0 Time to move on from 30 Newspolls: Dutton

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull talks to young Aussies at a Sydney childcare centre. Mr Dutton also reiterated his desire to be prime minister one day. "Or do we want to be the country Bill Shorten's offering?" We have lost 30 Newspolls in a row. Asked whether he feels vindicated by Mr Turnbull's result, Mr Abbott said, "It's not about me, it's got to be about our country".