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Kamal Haasan launches app, to go on tour across TN

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The actor has recently pledged to send about five lakh of his volunteers and supporters for refurbishment of water bodies in the wake of the torrential downpour and resultant water logging in parts of the state including Chennai . "I am not starting a party to hurt Hindus". I am waiting because I need to lay a strong foundation. Asked how he would keep away tainted people and money from his organisation, Kamal said he was working on such things too. Read More »

Twitter reacts to Naledi Pandor as possible deputy president

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The ANC plans on holding its 54th National Conference in Gauteng from December 16 to 20 in Gauteng. "It's been a general practice for the PEC [provincial executive committee] to pronounce on their preferred candidates". He, however, has defended his actions, saying they were based on interactions and nominations emerging from ANC structures and should be understood in that context. Read More »

Cooler with rain chances

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Those highs and lows are just slightly above Fort Morgan's November averages of 50 and 20 degrees, according to the National Weather Service . On Veterans Day , Saturday , Nov. Thursday: Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Bright news for Monday: After patchy fog rolls away, the day may be partly sunny. Read More »

$0.77 EPS Expected for United States Steel Corporation (X)

The stock presently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of $29.34. AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) has risen 58.12% since November 6, 2016 and is uptrending. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now owns 168,457 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,529,808.73. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . Read More »

Panama Papers case: Sharif reaches Islamabad, to appear before court

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NAB prosecutor has opposed the clubbing of the three NAB references against the Sharifs. Nawaz Sharif left the accountability court after his counsel, Khawaja Haris, completed his arguments before the bench hearing references filed against him while hearing of the NAB references cases against Nawaz's daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (retd) Muhammad Safdar were still being heard in the court. Read More »

Manmohan Singh to visit Gujarat, target GST, note ban

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Several Union ministers - Smriti Irani, J P Nadda, Nirmala Sitharaman, VK Singh, Mansukh Mandaviya and Prakash Javadekar - would also visit Gujarat during the drive and interact with voters at their designated places, Jadeja said. The Opposition revived its campaign against the government after the Reserve Bank of India confirmed a drop in gross domestic product figures on account of the note ban. Read More »

READ: House Intel Committee Releases Full Transcript Of Carter Page Testimony

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In an email to Trump campaign official JD Gordon, disclosed during the House intel committee hearing, Page insisted he gained "some incredible insights" after meeting with "Russian legislators". He said he was unaware at the time that Papadopoulos was making similar proposals for Trump to travel to Russian Federation, though he acknowledged he had received some of Papadopoulos' emails about Russian Federation. Read More »

TV channel attacked in Kabul, explosion & gunfire reported

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A reporter who managed to escape told the BBC the attackers were still inside the building with gunfire being heard. Witnesses say the attackers threw grenades and fired guns as they entered the Shamshad TV headquarters. Kabul has been targeted repeatedly in recent months by the Taliban and so-called Islamic State militants. Special truck scanners, barriers and permanent and mobile checkpoints have been rolled out across the city. Read More »

Petition filed at Kenya's apex court to challenge Kenyatta's re-election win

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Former Kilome Member of Parliament Harun Mwau has filed a petition at the Supreme Court challenging the validity of President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election in October 26 repeat poll. He says the election was not conducted according to the dictates of the Constitution and Election Laws. "This renders the elections held on October 26 invalid as they were conducted in an unconstitutional, irregular, illegal manner and in flagrant disobedience of the court directions". Read More »

Nigerians allegedly sexually abused, murdered at Mediterranean Sea

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The BBC reports that the Spanish warship, Cantabria , which is docked in the city was found to be carrying the bodies of the women among 375 rescued migrants. In the year to 1 November, 150,982 migrants arrived in southern Europe by boat from North Africa, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) reports . Read More »

Angry wife accuses husband of affair; causes plane to be diverted

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Chennai: An Iranian woman created a ruckus by directing endless tirade at her husband on board a Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Bali, forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing at Chennai airport on Sunday. On November 5, at about 10 am, Qatar Airways flight QR-962 (Doha-Bali) was diverted to Chennai . According to the Newspaper, Qatar Airways Doha-Bali nonstop flight is nearly 10-hour long while Chennai is mid-way.After offloading the Iranian couple and their child in Chennai , ... Read More »

Former Trump adviser Carter Page tells panel about 2016 Russia trip

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Trump and a desire to work together toward devising better solutions in response to the vast range of current worldwide problems". Carter Page , an unpaid adviser who left the campaign before Trump was elected, told the House intelligence committee last week that he "briefly said hello to" Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich when he traveled to Russia for a speech. Read More »

Catalan ex-leader, ministers due in Belgian court Nov 17

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Puigdemont tweeted Saturday that he and his associates are "prepared to fully cooperate with Belgian justice following the European arrest warrant issued by Spain". If the judge issues an arrest warrant, then a court has 15 days to decide whether it is executed or not. The five are charged with rebellion, sedition, misuse of public funds and breach of trust. Read More »

UN Security Council presents united front against violence in Myanmar

To appease council veto powers Russian Federation and China, Britain and France dropped a push for the Security Council to adopt a resolution on the situation and the 15-member body instead unanimously agreed on a formal statement. "The important thing is the content", British Deputy UN Ambassador Jonathan Allen told reporters. He added: "We are encouraged to see State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi making important steps forward, including establishing a domestic body to deliver humanitarian ... Read More »

Dallas Man Arrested After Making Threats At White House

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He was arrested without incident. He was not armed with a weapon when he was taken into custody. Montgomery County police sent a "be on the lookout" notice to Secret Service officials before 3 p.m. The Secret Service spotted him at approximately 4:05 p.m. ET. The man's wife alerted police from her home in Texas, according to Montgomery County Police spokesman Capt. Read More »

2017 will be among the hottest years in history

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Taalas mentioned the powerful Atlantic hurricanes like Irma, Jose and Maria that have besieged the Caribbean and the United States, the record-breaking temperatures exceeding 120 degrees Fahrenheit in South Asia and the Middle East, monsoons in South Asia that killed 1,200, and the drought in Somalia that has led to a vicious cholera outbreak. Read More »

2 officers injured, suspect in custody after police incident in Abbotsford

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ABBOTSFORD Police say that at least two officers were injured and a suspect is in custody in an incident that took place around noon today (Monday). The injured APD officer was pronounced dead at the hospital, shortly after he arrived. "So I just closed the door and locked it and said call 911". In a press release, Abbotsford police spokesman Cst. "I just hoped that no one was injured". Read More »

Florida State soccer learns NCAA tournament location, opponent

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The Rebels last played in the NCAA tournament in 2015. She was the only player of the 11 selected not to play in the championship match. "We've got to be prepared to bring our best every game and play like we played past year and have a little luck on our side at the same time". Read More »

Lamborghini teases its vision of the future super sports vehicle

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The collaboration has resulted in a range of Forged Composite products which involve everything from suspension to engine components. This year, though, the Italian automaker is pulling out all the stops. From the lone image that Lamborghini has provided, we can make out a trio of angular LED running lights on either side of the fascia, with the marque's signature raging bull logo displayed prominently front and center. Read More »

Two children in critical condition after auto ploughs into Sydney school

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NSW Ambulance has reported that two child patients are confirmed as being in cardiac arrest following an incident in Greenacre this morning . Several children were injured, some seriously. A crime scene has been established at the school, with police asking parents who wish to collect their children to attend the Boronia Road school entrance. Read More »

Ryan says health insurance mandate part of GOP tax talks

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Next year, the average tax cut would be $1,100 under the legislation, but the amount would vary by income. Meanwhile, taxpayers in the top 1 percent (those making more than $730,000) would receive an average cut of $37,000 next year, and the top 0.01 percent (those making more than $3.44 million) would see their after-tax incomes rise by an average of $179,000 in 2018. Read More »

Zach Miller sends heartfelt message to fans, medical staff after disgusting injury

Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller , who dislocated his knee and underwent surgery to fix a torn artery after suffering a gruesome injury d... "I talked to him and his mum a little bit over the course of the bye week". "There are a lot of heroes in this story, starting with Zach, whose will and tenacity continue to amaze the doctors and nurses", Mayer said, per Mortensen. Read More »

Only half of speed cameras are actually switched on

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While Derbyshire said just 10 of its 112 cameras were active. Figures obtained by the Press Association under a Freedom of Information (FOI) request show that 48% of roadside cameras don't work. The figures did not include mobile cameras. They also said they regularly review which fixed cameras are turned on. President of the AA Edmund King said budget pressures are to blame for the high number of out of action cameras. Read More »

NYPD cops quit after being charged with raping teenage girl

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He also said: "When a member of the NYPD is indicted on serious charges like these, it tarnishes all of the admirable things accomplished by other, good officers every day in neighborhoods across New York City". The detectives shined a flashlight in her vehicle and saw the woman adjusting her bra. The indictment followed a weekslong investigation of the two former officers who, prosecutors said, pulled over a auto driven by the 18-year-old, arrested her for drug possession, then took turns ... Read More »

Invasion 'only way' to disarm N korea

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North Korea's adamant stand against disarming its nuclear weapons as well as its regular testing of its nukes, increased tensions in the area as well as for the United States which regularly updated a stringent sanctions programme against Pyongyang, but to no avail. Read More »