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Celebrations across nation on PM Modi's 67th birthday

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In the past two years, Mr. Gadkari said, the Narendra Modi government has provided "Rs. 40,000 crore" for infrastructural development in Delhi. "With the Jan Dhan Yojana's unprecedented success, the banking system was opened to millions who were isolated from the financial mainstream", he said, in reference to the above claim. Read More »

Trump Declines to Release List of His Visitors at Mar-a-Lago

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And on Friday, the government complied - with a whole 22 names . On a weekend in early March, during one of seven trips by Trump and his White House entourage to the posh Palm Beach property since the inauguration, the government paid the Trump-owned club to reserve at least one bedroom for two nights. Read More »

Florida Senator Calls Nursing Home Deaths Inexcusable

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Six Hollywood, Fla ., nursing home residents died Wednesday morning in a building left without air conditioning after Irma blasted South Florida, according to Hollywood police chief Tom Sanchez. The youngest was 70, according to the Broward County Medical Examiner's office. "At no time did the facility report that conditions had become unsafe or that the health and safety of their patients was at risk", said Mara K. Read More »

Eight Died At Hollywood Nursing Home without Power Supply, After Hurricane Irma

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Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez said officials were providing ice to 27 senior residence facilities still without power, local media reported . In both instances, the nursing home corrected these deficiencies. It gave The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, a for-profit facility with 152 beds, an overall rating of "below average". Read More »

American ISIS Surrenders in Syria, Is Ruled 'Enemy Combatant'

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According to the piece, the US -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which is predominantly led by the PKK's Syrian affiliate PYD, took him under custody. The detained man is one of an estimated 260 Americans who have joined ISIS, and his capture as an enemy combatant is a major first test for America's handling of prisoners of war in the ISIS conflict. Read More »

Boris eyes up No 10 with blueprint for better Brexit

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The Leave campaign's most eye-catching pledge during the referendum campaign was a claim that ending Britain's contributions to the European Union would free up an extra £350 million a week that could be spent on the NHS. Vote Leave emblazoned the figure on its campaign bus and said the money could be used to fund extra spending on public services such as the NHS. He used the newspaper article to again raise the widely discredited idea that leaving the European Union could allow Britain ... Read More »

ROBERT HASTINGS COLUMN: Columnist wrong on climate change

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As storms pick up wind speeds, they increase from tropical depressions to hurricanes . As of September 11, Hurricane Jose is a Category 2 hurricane northeast of Turks and Caicos. The first half of the 2017 season saw six named storms, half of what is normally seen during years when most named storms occur in the peak part of the season. Read More »

Hamas says it accepts reconciliation demands

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In a statement issued on Sunday, Hamas said it has accepted key conditions set by President Mahmoud Abbas, and would dissolve what is known as the Gaza administrative committee, a body seen as a parallel government to Abbas' Palestinian Authority. Read More »

Trump Retreats on DACA, Says Border Wall 'Will Come Later'

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Though Obama's words are easy on the ears to the point they lull the naive to sleep, those who are "woke" understand that even in his retirement, Obama's words continue to fan the flame of ignorance while his policies continue to divide and damage America. Read More »

Sheikh Tamim: Qatar ready to talk to end Gulf crisis

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Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman spoke by phone with Sheikh Tamim a week ago in what looked like a breakthrough. "The President of the Republic has reaffirmed the will of France , which has relations of friendship and trust with all the countries involved in this crisis, to play an active role in support of Kuwaiti mediation, to ensure that a swift solution to this situation is found", said the French Presidential Palace in a statement made public after the meeting. Read More »

United Nations chief condemns N Korean's missile launch

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The emergency Security Council consultations were requested by the United States and Japan following North Korea's launch of a ballistic missile on Friday local time, which flew over Japan's Hokkaido. However, the crisis on the Korean Peninsula has spilled over and endangered regional security and stability, as well as relations between other countries. Read More »

Tentative Talks Begin Between Venezuelan Government and Opposition

Medina also thanked the representatives of the government of Venezuela and the opposition, as well as the Secretary General of the United Nations (UN), Antonio Guterres, for the support to Venezuela's dialogue. He said the proposal was that each side choose two countries to participate in the talks. However, despite the fact that a roadmap was drawn between the government and the opposition, the Venezuelan right left the negotiating table. Read More »

Hurricane Irma Restoration Alert

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Municipal utilities had about 174,000 customers without power, while Tampa Electric Co. had about 89,000. "The company is on track to restore power to 95 percent of all customers impacted by Hurricane Irma , who can accept power, by Saturday night or earlier", the statement asserted. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel claims blistering pole as Lewis Hamilton labours in P5

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Lewis Hamilton , who leads Vettel by only three points in the world championship, could manage only fifth, one place ahead of his Mercedes team-mate, Valtteri Bottas . "I gave it everything today but I could not get any more out of the vehicle, I squeezed it until it was dry", added Hamilton. Speaking of which, the Red Bulls were actually fastest in the first two rounds of qualifying. Read More »

McDonald's Employee Gives Birth, Tries Flushing Baby Down Toilet

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Lockner was reportedly going to the bathroom frequently due to "stomach pain" before a co-worker found blood all over the restroom stall. The coworker then made a decision to peer over the wall of the stall, as CBS 5 reports , and says she witnessed Lockner flushing the toilet and trying to push the infant face-down, with a hand on the baby's back. Read More »

Moscow favours political,diplomatic solution of North Korea crisis

Turkey condemned the latest the ballistic missile launch, saying that it would lead to further deteriorate the global security. On Friday, September 15, North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan and into the Pacific Ocean after the UN Security Council imposed an 8th set of sanctions against it. Read More »

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to lead Pak delegation to UNGA

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Talking to US Ambassador David Hale, who called on him at the PM House, Mr Abbasi said: "It is important for Pakistan and US to stay engaged for pursuing common objectives and other issues of mutual interest". Abbasi recently met U.S. ambassador to Pakistan David Hale. Abbasi and Hale agreed that relations between the two countries should be strengthened through multi-faceted engagement. Read More »

Ryan won't say tax cut won't raise deficit

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The nation needs tax reform, but not tax cuts for the wealthy that would sacrifice popular tax deductions and raise the federal deficit. Trump urged lawmakers gathered to discuss tax reform not to forget the immigration issue as they dig into the fall agenda. Read More »

Ancient Indian Bakshali text contains earliest zero!

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It was found by a local farmer and was acquired by the Indologist AFR Hoernle, who presented it to the Bodleian Library in 1902, where it has been kept since. Bakshali manuscripts include practical arithmetic exercises and something approaching algebra. In many ways, the moment when "nothing" became a number was a turning point in science and technology, marking a transition from dealing in the palpable to dealing with abstract concepts. Read More »

Korea of military options

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More fundamentally, the US decision to join any intergovernmental organization is not an abdication of sovereignty, but indeed its expression . "We're creating an opportunity, we're making the most of it, we're moving foreign policy, we're changing the way peacekeeping is done, we're really bringing up human rights", Haley said. Read More »

GOP Scores Budget Victory, Governor Vows Veto

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Dannel Malloy's executive order that mandates hundreds of millions in spending cuts to cities and towns on October 1. Hartford, which is facing a budget deficit approaching $50 million, said last week it could file for bankruptcy unless the state gave it assistance. Read More »

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It has underperformed by 19.60% the S&P500. Weitz Investment Management Inc decreased Twenty First Centy Fox Inc (FOXA) stake by 20.2% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The Cable Network Programming segment produces and licenses news, business news, sports, general entertainment, factual entertainment and movie programming for distribution. Read More »

Catalan mayors back holding independence vote

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Tensions are heating up ahead of the vote scheduled for October 1 despite opposition from Madrid and a Supreme Court ruling calling it illegal . Catalonia's wealth and the substantial support for secession has led the central government toward increasingly desperate measures to stop the vote, including imposing direct control over most public services in Catalonia to prevent local government officials cooperating with the vote using any official funds. Read More »

S&P 500 and other major indices close at record high

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Preliminary data showed volume rose sharply on both the Nasdaq and the NYSE exchanges. U.S. stocks opened mixed, with the S&P lower and the Dow Jones heading for higher ground, shrugging off concerns about North Korea's latest missile test. Read More »

Eight die at nursing home that had poor record with state regulators

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Early Wednesday, police arrived at the 152-bed Rehabilitation Center of Hollywood Hills in Hollywood, Fla ., to find three residents had died and numerous others were in a state of distress, local officials stated. Later in the evening, Irma became a Category 2 storm and made landfall on mainland Florida. So as a precaution we're moving everybody over so they'll be more comfortable. Read More »

LeSean McCoy dealing with hamstring injury

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As the day went along, some Bills storylines presented themselves heading into the upcoming game. Kelvin Benjamin and Devin Funchess have to work more on being viable wide outs. The defense is the key in this game. An ankle injury has defined his offseason and preseason, to the point where he wasn't able to participate in much of it. Read More »

8 died in USA nursing home in aftermath of Irma

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Five patients died at a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma , a result of a failure in its cooling systems. Workers reportedly tried to keep residents cool with cold drinks, fans, ice and cold towels as temperatures reached into the 80s. Read More »

Two Militants Killed in J&K as Army Foils Infiltration Bid

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Rajesh Kalia said. He added that "weapons and warlike stores were recovered". Indian Army gave a befitting response against the ceasefire violation following the firing from across the global border had reportedly stopped. Every year, these sectors witness occasional heavy gunfights between infiltrating militants and troops. This bid was foiled after more than a month's time when last infiltration was repulsed with fatal casualties on militant side. Read More »