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World News Policeman killed in encounter with militants in south Kashmir
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Joint team of Indian Army's 42 Rashtriya Rifles, Special Operations Group of the Jammu and Kashmir Police and Central Reserve Police Force have launched the search operations in the forest area in Lam, reported Greater Kashmir . Reports said two-to-three militants were engaged in the gunfight with the security forces in the densely forested area. In the exchange of firing, two army men and one SOG personal identified as Latif Gojri also sustained serious bullet wounds.

World News Tencent Music Entertainment Group Eyes IPO
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Europe was up 4 percent on 2016, when revenues rose by 9 percent, with its biggest markets, Germany, U.K. and France, all experiencing growth in streaming revenues. Latin America saw the biggest growth among regions. "Our future should look good but it requires full and fair value for music". Stu Bergen, the CEO for worldwide and global commercial services at the Warner Music Group, warned that the music industry should not become "complacent" and pledged that record labels would invest ...

World News Increasing oil prices disconcerts president Trump
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Brent oil prices hit a more than three-year high Tuesday amid concerns the US could withdraw from the Iranian nuclear deal, a move that could tighten global supplies. Treasury softened its stance on sanctions that crippled a giant Russian aluminum producer and disrupted the global market for the metal. No good and will not be accepted!”.

World News Scramble for answers as Ronny Jackson allegations threaten to upend nomination
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Aides and lawmakers on Capitol Hill didn't specify the concerns. Some - though not all - of the seven Democratic senators on the Veterans Affairs Committee met Monday evening to discuss what to do about the allegations. "I'm not going to comment on any of the specifics, except to say we're going to be doing very close and careful scrutiny", he continued. Shulkin, Trump's only Cabinet secretary who had served in the Obama administration, had faced backlash for his use of taxpayer dollars on ...

World News Steinitz: Assad will pay for any attack on Israel
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Israel considers Iranian military bases in Syria a "red line", and has repeatedly said it will fight to prevent Iran's military buildup and spread inside Syria. Tensions between Iran and Israel flared following an airstrike on Syria's T-4 airbase in Homs province on April 8. A USA official also told NBC News that Israel carried out the attack and that Israeli officials forewarned Washington in advance.

World News Lawmakers to grill app maker at heart of Facebook scandal
Author: 0 Lawmakers to grill app maker at heart of Facebook scandal

However, the post may explain Facebook's current practices, but it might not address the kind of data sharing habits that allowed Cambridge Analytica to swipe all that data about Facebook users. An individual's privacy is sacrosanct and if we need to change Canadian laws to protect it, then so be it. Mark Zuckerberg called Kogan out during his lengthy testimony before Congress , claiming the psychologist violated Facebook's terms of service by selling the data he collected.

World News G7 foreign ministers unite in condemning Russian behaviour
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De Mistura said that chemical weapons inspectorsin Douma, Syria, should do their job as quickly as possible and without any interference. "Now that this outrageous act of aggression was undertaken by the US, France and United Kingdom, we might think how to make sure that the Syrian state is protected".

World News BC man killed in Peru
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Lomas was a dedicated activist for the Shipibo-Conibo indigenous group who lived in the region and that's why her death sparked such an outpouring of sadness, devastation and anger. "The plant medicine I have the opportunity of learning, is far deeper than ingesting a plant and being healed". Lomas practiced a form of singing healing and also carried out ayahuasca ceremonies, which have been used for centuries by indigenous tribes in Brazil, Peru, Ecuador and Colombia to a cure ailments.

World News Trump tweeted a odd, racist term and Sarah Sanders has no explanation
Author: 0 Trump tweeted a odd, racist term and Sarah Sanders has no explanation

The White House on Monday wouldn't deny that President Trump was referring to people having babies when he attacked a "crime infested and breeding concept" in so-called sanctuary cities last week in a much-criticized tweet. Trump started off his Sunday morning attacking Chuck Todd for correctly saying that North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has given up little in exchange for the high-level meeting.

World News Police Respond After Van Rams Into Crowd Of Pedestrians On Toronto Street
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A witness, known only as Ali, told CNN he saw the van and that the driver appeared to have been targeting people. All available resources were mobilized, Yuen said. Mary Tan shared two photos showing people injured in the incident. He hit every single person on the sidewalk. "We now have five people in critical condition, two in serious condition, one in fair condition", the hospital said in a statement .

World News South Korea stops blasting propaganda into the North ahead of peace talks
Author: 0 South Korea stops blasting propaganda into the North ahead of peace talks

For a guy with few cards to play, Kim sure knows how to play them. South Korea on Monday halted the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border with North Korea , aiming to set a positive tone ahead of the first summit in a decade between their leaders as the US president cautioned the nuclear crisis was far from resolved.

World News G7 FMs agree to leave door open for dialogue with Russian Federation
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Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland co-hosted an global meeting on North Korea in January with Trump's recently fired secretary of state, Rex Tillerson. Russian Federation denies any involvement in the nerve attack on British soil in March. "There's a strong view around the table that we need to make a case for the JCPOA", Johnson said.

World News Protests follow violent Waffle House arrest
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When asked if race played a factor in the arrest of Clemons, Sims said , "All statements were in concert that it was based exclusively on the fact that they were asked to take their beverages out and not consume them on the premises based on Waffle House policy".

World News Kate Middleton, Prince William pose with new royal baby
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Britain's Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge hold the Prince of Cambridge, July 23, 2013, as they pose for photographers outside St. Mary's Hospital exclusive Lindo Wing in London where the Duchess gave birth . The baby is the third child for Kate and husband Prince William and fifth in line to the throne . Middleton went into labor early Monday morning and headed to St.

World News Amid outbreak, Kentucky residents flocking to get hepatitis A vaccinations
Author: 0 Amid outbreak, Kentucky residents flocking to get hepatitis A vaccinations

IN has seen 77 cases in 2018, and the state usually sees about 20 cases a year. "We have 352 cases in a population of more than 4 million", said Dr. Howard. They added MI has been working with the CDC to get vaccinations to high-risk populations. She continued the district health department interviews people when there is an acute Hepatitis A outbreak in an effort to reach people with whom the sick has come in contact, because people can benefit from post exposure treatment if it is given ...

World News First ever total penis transplant performed on USA veteran wounded in Afghanistan
Author: 0 First ever total penis transplant performed on USA veteran wounded in Afghanistan

The procedure saw an entire penis, part of the abdominal wall, and the scrotum (without testicles) transplanted from a deceased donor to an anonymous veteran of the USA armed services, who was injured in Afghanistan. Three other successful penis transplants have been reported, two in South Africa and one in 2016 at Massachusetts General Hospital . The Department of Defense Trauma Registry has recorded 1,367 male service members who survived with genitourinary injuries between 2001 and 2013.

World News Congressman Bridenstine Sworn In As NASA's Newest Administrator
Author: 0 Congressman Bridenstine Sworn In As NASA's Newest Administrator

This is the 60th anniversary year for NASA. "I am humbled by this opportunity, and I once again thank President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence for their confidence". "His legacy is one of commitment to our mission and leadership in all capacities". Ultimately, he was confirmed as the new NASA Administrator. Bill Nelson, a ranking member of the committee, said; "While your time as a pilot and your service to our country in the military is certainly commendable, it doesn't make you ...

World News Ivana Trump Doesn't Think President Trump Should Run Again in 2020
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She said that knowing her ex-husband, it's likely he didn't realize how much effort would go into actually running from the free world. The one-time Czech model, now 69, has recalled in a new interview with the New York Post how she divorced her real estate CEO husband in 1992, soon after she learned he was cheating on her with wife no.

World News Himachal Class 12 Results 2018 to be by tomorrow evening
Author: 0 Himachal Class 12 Results 2018 to be by tomorrow evening

As a lot of students are slated to visit the official website - pseb .ac.in - it is likely that the website of Punjab State Board may face a few technical glitches. Here's how to check your PSEB Class 12 Intermediate results 2018: 1. The Education Board prescribes syllabus, courses of instructions and text books for school education in Himachal Pradesh besides conducting examinations based on courses listed.

World News Kingman's Opportunity Zones: What are they? Why will they matter?
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The program language in the tax-cut bill is not clear on approved uses of the funds or the process for selecting investments, leading Bloomberg Businessweek to report that the program, meant to benefit poor neighborhoods, may end up benefiting luxury condo developers or contribute to programs that didn't need additional subsidies to move forward.

World News Iran the latest nation to ban bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies
Author: 0 Iran the latest nation to ban bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

The ban came because "all cryptocurrencies have the capacity to be turned into a means for money-laundering and financing terrorism and in general can be turned into a means for transferring criminals' money", it added. Though cryptocurrencies have never been authorized in Iran, they were available in parallel markets. The Central Bank Of Iran's decision isn't a massive surprise, but it's still a disappointing one.

World News Coaching classes in Valley shut
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Strife-torn Kashmir is witnessing student upheaval over the rape and murder of an eight-year-old tribal nomad girl. The decision was taken in an attempt to thwart student protests that have marred the academic session for more than a fortnight now, sources said.

World News Man Fined £800 For Filming Pug Giving 'Nazi Salutes'
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Following a trial at Airdrie Sheriff Court in Lanarkshire in March, he was found guilty of posting material that was grossly offensive, anti-Semitic and racist . The video also sees Meechan playing speeches by Adolf Hitler to the dog. But Sheriff Derek O'Carroll said that while the right to freedom of speech was important, the law necessarily places some limits on that right in all modern democratic countries.