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Delhi doesn't have state-like powers, Centre tells Supreme Court

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The ASG also told the bench, also comprising Justices A.K. Sikri, A.M. Khanwilkar, D.Y. Chandrachud, and Ashok Bhushan, that none of the senior counsel for the Delhi government argued that Delhi was a state but sought the status by way of interpretation of the constitutional provisions. Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) is Tobam's 10th Largest Position

Foster Dykema Cabot & Co Inc Ma reported 10,595 shares. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.77 EPS. analysts expect that Bristol-Myers Squibb Company will post 2.99 earnings per share for the current year. Hartford Investment Management stated it has 0.17% of its portfolio in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). Lau Limited Liability Corp reported 43,624 shares. The Massachusetts-based Beaumont Ptnrs Lc has invested 0.08% in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE: BMY ). Read More »

United States airstrike kills over 100 al-Shabab militants: Pentagon

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The United States Africa Command said in a statement that the airstrike was carried out 125 miles northwest of Mogadishu, the Somali capital. The United States military has confirmed that over 100 Islamist militants were killed in an airstrike launched against the al-Shabaab group in Somalia. Read More »

Kane wants to retire with Tottenham

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The double Premier League Golden Boot victor grew up down the road from the club in Chingford, and has been part of the set up since the age of 11. Plenty of the Lilywhites' bigger names did not turn up at the Emirates, with the likes of Harry Kane and Dele Alli looking like shadows of their best selves. Read More »

PISA 2015 - collaborative problem solving

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Just 10 percent of Japanese students scored below 440 points, the best result among the participating countries. The Paris-based think tank introduced a test, taken by 15-year-olds, on problem solving as part of its long-established PISA programme, which looks at performance in reading, maths and science. Read More »

Irish PM should know better over Brexit, says Arlene Foster

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The PM is preparing to make a move on the financial offer to Brussels, with a Brexit "war Cabinet" last night signing off in principle on doubling the figure to £40billion. Mr Johnson, in his reply, said: "There's no question the issue of the border is very live in Irish politics". "That's why it's so important that we get on to the second phase of the negotiations, that we get sufficient progress at the European Council in December and we're able to debate these issues properly". Read More »

Iranian president declares end to ISIS

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Ayatollah Khamenei said the defeat of Daesh was a disappointment to "the former and current USA administrations" and the "dependent regimes" in the region who "created this group" and provided every kind of support for it in order spread their "filthy domination" in West Asia and make the Zionist regime dominant in the region. Read More »

Death of Border Patrol agent in Texas may have been assault

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Although investigators have not offered details on the incident, the Border Patrol Council, the union for agents, has insisted that it was an attack. Investigators believe a border patrol agent who died in Texas after suffering extensive injuries to his head and body may have fallen down a 14-foot culvert. Read More »

Trump's Transgender Military Ban: An Explainer

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Trump announced in July he would ban transgender people from the military, citing concern over military focus and medical costs. In his ruling, U.S. The move would reverse former Democratic President Barack Obama's policy of accepting them. The most recent ruling came in a case filed by Brock Stone and other transgender personnel. Read More »

Putin to Speak With Trump on Syria After Meeting Assad in Sochi

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The two leaders discussed the situation in Syria and terrorism more broadly, the official said, as well as the state of affairs in Afghanistan, Ukraine and North Korea. The congress is expected to be held in Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi, but the date and participants are not clear yet. The Syrian president asked Moscow to prevent foreign interference in the said political process, although the Russian statesman favored the participation of the United Nations in this new stage, ... Read More »

Youth Congress trolls PM Modi on Twitter

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Facing criticism, including in the social media, the Congress disapproved of the meme and tried to distance itself from it. However, he is shown as mispronouncing the word "meme" as "me-me", instead of "meem" which is the correct pronunciation. Read More »

Shares to buy from the think tanks: Tyson Foods, Inc

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Moreover, Mitsubishi Ufj Tru Banking Corporation has 0.09% invested in Tyson Foods , Inc. Asset One Communication Limited holds 0.08% or 487,429 shares. It has underperformed by 26.64% the S&P500. RSI levels above 70 are considered overbought while an RSI of under 30 is considered oversold. Therefore 57% are positive. Read More »

Price of Christmas trees up this year due to nationwide shortage

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Normally Tooele residents Julie Vario and her husband, Pat, would spend this week hectically preparing fresh-cut conifers from OR for sale at their family-run Christmas tree lot in Tooele County. The tree was scheduled to be set up at the governor's residence, 1006 Summit Ave., St. Paul, around 9 a.m., today, Monday, Nov. 20. The Helena-Lewis & Clark National Forest offers Christmas Tree Permits for $5 each. Read More »

Don't force hugs, Girl Scouts advises post-Weinstein

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The Girl Scouts' Facebook post has been shared over 7-thousand times and it doesn't stop there. Dr. Janet Taylor, a psychiatrist based in New York City and Sarasota, Fla., said parents should be careful to not create "a mass hysteria about physical contact with loved ones", especially during the holiday season. Read More »

Paris edges out Dublin to host European Banking Authority

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It was the second tie and lot of the night with Amsterdam earlier snatching the European Medicines Agency (EMA) from Milan. The European Banking Authority (EBA) will not be relocating to Dublin after it lost out to Paris by the narrowest of margins today. Read More »

Lebanon's Hariri in Egypt ahead of return home

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is slated to meet with French President Emmanuel Macron in early December to discuss developments in Lebanon, the Prime Minister's Office said Sunday. This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. "Lebanon has earned the right to decide on its fate by itself and not become a pinball of Syria or Saudi Arabia or other national interests", he said in the week. Read More »

Harvard accused of ducking, dodging affirmative action complaint

The squabble follows reports that the Justice Department had begun an investigation into whether university affirmative action admission policies broadly discriminate against white applicants. "The university will certainly comply with its obligations under Title VI", Harvard spokeswoman Anna Cowenhoven said in a statement on Tuesday. Supporters of affirmative action in college admissions say that it levels the playing field in higher education by welcoming traditionally excluded groups like ... Read More »

Additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson found in Niger

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Additional remains of a United States soldier who was killed in an ambush in Niger last month have been found in the West African nation, the Pentagon said Tuesday. It is unclear what remains the team uncovered or whether they produce additional evidence indicating a capture. La David Johnson's body in Niger and have confirmed that they are his remains. Read More »

KSP to step up patrols over Thanksgiving holiday weekend

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This year's travel period is 102-hours long and begins at 6 p.m. on Wed., Nov. 22, and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Sun., Nov. 26. AAA Zanesville released a statement predicting this year as having the highest travel numbers since Thanksgiving of 2005. Read More »

The The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Short Interest Down 25.5% in March

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Franklin Street Advsrs Nc holds 199,097 shares or 1.53% of its portfolio. The stock of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 25 by Deutsche Bank. If the published price targets set by The Coca-Cola Company analysts have any power to influence the stock's share price, the highest price target set for KO is $55. Read More »

United States arrests ex-Hong Kong and Senegal officials in bribery case

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USA officials announced Monday that former Senegalese top diplomat Cheikh Gadio and Hong Kong's Patrick Chi Ping Ho sent huge bribes to high-level officials in Chad and Uganda to secure business advantages for the Chinese company. It added that Ho, a former Hong Kong home affairs secretary who heads a non-governmental organization based in Hong Kong and Virginia, was arrested on Saturday. Read More »

Warning of 50mph winds across East Anglia tomorrow

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THE Met Office has issued a yellow warning for rain in Cumbria between 8am tomorrow and 4am on Thursday. Keep checking our website for all the latest weather updates. "A few homes and businesses flooded". Outbreaks of rain, some of it heavy, will accompany the strong winds and will add to the hard driving conditions. Read More »

A tractor trailer caught fire eastbound I-80

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With the Facebook headline "Another Day in the Office" and a description of the incident, firefighters wrote, "So what is that peeking its large head over a guardrail on the interstate you might ask?" Chattanooga Fire Chief Lesley Morgan told news station WDEF the elephants "were huge, but well behaved". Read More »

Prosecutors charge California Hells Angels members

Burke was charged with witness intimidation for allegedly threatening to shoot a victim as an attempt to persuade the victim not to provide evidence about Foakes' violation of his supervised release in a federal case. In 2015, Damien Cesena, 36, and Jeremy Greer, 37, allegedly carried out a home invasion robbery in which they stole marijuana from an unnamed victim. Read More »

Despite Azerbaijan's unconstructive stance negotiations should certainly continue, says Armenian FM

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The minister added that Russian Federation sees no need to expand the OSCE Minsk Group format, as all steps, measures, arrangements on the resolution of the conflict are on the negotiating table. Nalbandian said Armenia is willing to continue cooperating with the co-chairs. "We are bonded with shared history, pride in the feats of our ancestors, and traditions of friendship and mutual understanding that we cherish", he said. Read More »

Campbell Soup Company Stock Sinks on Q1 Earnings Miss

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Tins of Campbell's Tomato Soup are seen on a supermarket shelf in Seattle, Washington, U.S. February 10, 2017. Chief executive Denise Morrison said her company had suffered a "difficult quarter", with sales at its United States soup business down 9%. Read More »

Thais hunt 20 ethnic Uighurs after detention centre breakout

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Two holes are seen in the wall of the immigration police centre in Songkhla's Sadao district where 20 Uighur illegal immigrants escaped early on Monday morning. "It is an global relations concern that I don't know about, " he told AP. The Uighurs are a Turkic-speaking Muslim minority in far western China's Xinjiang region. Read More »