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India play opener against Australia

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But even before the capacity crowd got the chance to catch their breath, Australia won their second penalty corner of the match and Jeremy Hayward converted it easily. First, he blocked Akashdeep's effort from close range and then made another fine save to deny Gurjant for the second time in quick succession. Three minutes from break Akashdeep had the best chance of the quarter but after outfoxing a defender he turned around and hit it well outside. Read More »

Korea reveals photos of Hwasong-15 ICBM

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South Korea and the United States have not discussed any military options, including a naval blockade, against North Korea, an official from South Korea's presidential office Cheong Wa Dae said Friday. two or three more tests would suffice". Many questions remain, but there's broad agreement from government and outside analyses that the huge Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile represents a significant step forward, putting the North very close to its goal of a viable arsenal of ... Read More »

Man arrested in connection with missing North Carolina girl

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Officials have not located the girl. Earl Kimrey, 32, was taken into custody Friday, investigators say. He is charged with concealing death, obstruction of justice and other charges. "Somebody just walks right in there, grabs a three-year-old out the bed, she didn't cry, she didn't scream?" On Friday morning, hundreds of volunteers organized a search party to look for the girl, ABC 11 reported . Read More »

Remains of woman formerly from ND found in southern California Desert

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They were searching for Julia Jacobson, a retired Army captain and corporate real estate broker for 7-Eleven, who went missing in San Diego over Labor Day weekend. There was evidence that Ware and Jacobson may have still been seeing each other, although family told investigators their relationship was strictly platonic. Read More »

Police shoot suspected gunman at California hospital

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Bakersfield Heart Hospital is on lockdown after police shot a suspect there late Friday afternoon, December 1, 2017. CBS affiliate KBAK reports that police locked down the hospital while clearing the premises. No patients, staff or visitors were injured during the incident, police said. The hospital has 47 beds and specializes in cardiac care, according to its website. Read More »

Syria Fires Missiles at Israeli Aircraft after Israeli Missiles Hit near Damascus

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Syrian pro-government activists said the Israeli attack targeted military positions in the Kisweh area in the southwestern countryside of Damascus, causing several explosions that shook the area and reverberated across the capital. The Syrian government has yet to comment on the reports. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has previously warned that Israel would not allow Iran to establish any military presence in Syria. Read More »

Andhra Pradesh assembly passes Kapu reservation bill

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Andhra Pradesh MP Dr KVP Ramachandra Rao on Thursday accused the Modi Government of violating the provisions of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act by refusing to take the full burden of expenditure on the Polavaram project. The committee recommended that Kapus and their subsections be given quota under OBC category. However, with the allocation of a reservation of 5 per cent to the community, the total reservation exceed 50 per cent making it necessary to get a nod from the central ... Read More »

Triple Talaq :Draft law to penalize husband ready; heres all about it

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The government plans to bring a law making it criminal offence, because even after SC verdict there have been cases where Muslim women have been given Triple Talaq . "And now if the government frames a law, it will be the ultimate step to prevent men from abandoning their wives and ruining their lives", she added. Read More »

Cortez Masto Comments on Accusations Against Ruben Kihuen

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Weeks later, Kihuen grabbed the back of her thigh while she tried to help him on the computer while he was making fundraising calls, she told Buzzfeed . The Democratic representative is apologizing for anything that made the 25-year-old, who worked as his finance director, feel uncomfortable. Sen. Read More »

Steven Adams caps flawless night with career high as Thunder defeat Timberwolves

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We made our free throws. Adams made all 11 shots he attempted from the field, including a putback layup with 26.2 seconds left that pushed the Wolves away after they drew within three points twice in the final 65 seconds. It was the third win in a row for the Raptors and the second straight loss for the Pacers who got 36 points, seven rebounds and six assists from Victor Oladipo. Read More »

Salman Khan On Casting Couch: It Is The Most Disgusting Thing Ever

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The list features 362 personalities from the USA, 28 from the United Kingdom, 20 from China, 16 from France, 15 from Germany, 12 from India, eight from Italy, six from Spain and four from Mexico. "I had the most boring life it was your fraternity (media) that made it interesting", Salman said. It is to be noted that Priyanka has also been the global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights. Read More »

SC to consider plea for national ban on crackers

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Let the government and Parliament look into this, the Bench said. The plea also sought that those convicted be barred from heading a political party. Will not be incongruent with the right to free speech? On July 10, 2013, the Supreme Court struck down a provision in the electoral law that protects a convicted lawmaker from disqualification on the ground of pendency of appeal in higher courts and ruled that Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs) and Members of Parliament (MPs) convicted for ... Read More »

Gov. Ivey to light Capitol Christmas tree Friday

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Synchronising the music with the tree lights has been made possible by father and son team Larry and Eric Coufmann who have been working to provide the public with a different lighting spectacle. For the first time, the community will come together for a Tree Lighting Ceremony . It was the only tree in their yard when planted 18-years ago. The section of Charlotte Street between Prince and Pitt streets remained closed overnight Friday in preparation for Saturday's events, from 10 a.m. Read More »

Governor, CM KCR greets Muslim brethren on Milad-un-Nabi eve

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While it falls on December 1 in a lot of countries, it was also celebrated on November 30 due to the lunar calendar. At other places, the celebrations began at sunset on Thursday. Rao hoped that Muslim Brethren will follow the teachings of the Prophet, live happily, harmoniously and celebrate Milad un-Nabi with religious zeal and fervour. Read More »

EU, UN, African leaders draw up emergency plan for migrants in Libya

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Wrapping up a two-day EU-Africa summit in Ivory Coast, a top African Union official said there could be as many as seven hundred thousand Africans stranded in Libya, where many have suffered atrocities and even been sold into slavery. Only increased EU-Africa cooperation on education, employment and integration of youth can defuse the migration time bomb in preparation for the next decades, but the starting point is democracy, the president of the Hellenic-African Chamber told EURACTIV Greece ... Read More »

Russia calls US threat to destroy North Korea a 'bloodthirsty tirade'

The US has been consciously provoking North Korea to take action, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov alleged after Pyongyang's latest ballistic missile test. mainland within range, in violation of UN Security Council resolutions. Trump's name-calling and threats of wiping out the country of roughly 25 million have caused worry within his own administration and among North Korea's neighbors, such as China and South Korea, who continue to urge reaching a diplomatic solution with ... Read More »

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Jared Kushner questioned by Mueller investigators, reports say

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Meanwhile, others suggest that the Mueller investigation might want to know why and how Flynn became involved in the Trump transition team. Investigators questioned Kushner about a meeting he had with an unnamed Russian ambassador and former national security adviser Michael Flynn , the New York Times reported . Read More »

Yemen's feuding rebels hold talks after deadly infighting

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In an effort to reach a truce, Saleh's General People's Congress (GPC) said a joint committee had launched talks in Sanaa to find "a solution that would restore calm". "We hold Ansarullah fully responsible". The rebels' interior ministry blamed forces loyal to Saleh for the clashes in a statement released late Wednesday. Read More »

NSA staffer pleads guilty over taking home top secret files

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According to his plea agreement, beginning in April 2006, Pho was employed as a Tailored Access Operations (TAO) developer for the National Security Agency (NSA). They alerted the agency, which began an investigation code-named Red Magic. Nghia Hoang Pho allegedly took home classified material from his job at the NSA. Read More »

The other Theresa May awaits Trump's apology after accidental tweet

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His tweet, last night United Kingdom time, was a reaction to the British Prime Minister's rebuke that the US President was "wrong" to re-tweet controversial anti-Muslim videos posted by British far-right group Britain First. In a further sign of the seriousness of the row, Britain's ambassador to Washington, Sir Kim Darroch, said he had raised the Government's concerns with the White House. Read More »

Rihanna: Stop Using 'Token' Transgender Women as a 'Marketing Tool'

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Many in the trans community were appreciative of what they deemed the entrepreneur's sensitivity, praising her for her views and noting that there wasn't a need to call out their status while hiring models. "But at this point visibility is integral for trans [people]". Rihanna's Fenty Beauty campaign is one of the most diverse campaigns we've seen this year. Read More »

Prosecutors Confirm War Crimes Convict Drank Cyanide At UN Court

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The cyanide caused heart failure that the statement described as the 72-year-old Praljak's "suspected cause of death". In a tweet Friday, the Hague Public Prosecutor's Office said that two Croatian experts were present as observers at the autopsy of Slobodan Praljak, at the request of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. Read More »

Teen Caitlyn Frisina found safe in New York

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She reportedly erased all data on her cell phone beforehand. Caitlyn, a student at Fort White High School, was last seen at her Lake City, Fla ., home Saturday before taking off with Rodriguez, authorities believe. Her parents had issued an emotional plea for her return. CNN has not heard back from the administration at Fort White High School. Rodriguez and Frisina had been around each other "at sports events, but they've never been alone at all", Smith said. Read More »

Trump says US Secretary of State Tillerson not leaving post

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The president and Mr Tillerson have also been at odds over a range of policy issues, including the Iran nuclear deal and the approach the U.S. should take with North Korea. Yet several administration officials said that Pompeo has said in the past that he's open to taking the job. Foreign leaders had anticipated Tillerson was likely to attend a scheduled gathering of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation foreign ministers next week in Brussels, though the State Department hadn't confirmed that. Read More »