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Hyderabad all dolled up for Ivanka Trump

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Ivanka is leading a delegation of American officials, women entrepreneurs and businessmen for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 (GES), which will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 28. "No one higher than the deputy assistant secretary is allowed to participate". 'They (Tillerson and his staff) won't send someone senior because they don't want to bolster Ivanka. Read More »

LeBron James joins rare Hall of Fame company with latest triple-double

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James had 27 points, 16 rebounds and 13 assists, J.R. Smith made the tiebreaking free throw with 48 seconds left, and Cleveland extended its winning streak to seven straight with a 100-99 victory over the Charlotte Hornets . Rose update: Point guard Derrick Rose has left the Cavaliers to attend to a personal matter, a team spokesman said. He's with the team in Cleveland, which suggests it's not a significant concern. Read More »

Ahsan Iqbal rejects 'unlawful' demands of Islamabad protesters

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The mass protest, plus the recent gains of two new Islamist parties in Pakistan, demonstrated the religious right's gathering strength ahead of what are expected to be tumultuous elections next year. "Death to blasphemers" is a central rallying cry for Tehreek-e-Laibak, which was born out of a protest movement lionising Mumtaz Qadri, a bodyguard of the governor of Punjab province who gunned down his boss in 2011 over his call to reform strict blasphemy laws. Read More »

Hotel fire on Georgia's Black Sea kills 11

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Among those being treated are three Turks and an Israeli, a spokesman for the Batumi University Clinic said. Eleven people died and 21 were injured, the ministry reported . Expressing condolences, he wished a speedy recovery to those who have been injured, thanked fire-fighters for risking their lives and expressed hope the investigation will soon determine the causes. Read More »

Wednesday forecast: sunny, high 58 with wind gusts up to 20 miles per hour

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Tonight , it will be mostly clear, with a low of 45 and a light south southwest wind of 5 to 10 miles per hour in the evening, according to the weather service. Calm wind becoming west around 5 miles per hour. Tomorrow|Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 20s. Wednesday: A slight chance of rain. Read More »

Gabriel: I deserved more chances at Arsenal

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Chelsea and Manchester City have also been linked with the Arsenal ace, although Wilshere would struggle to force his way into the starting XI at both clubs. "He's got my number and he hasn't called me yet". But it is his Arsenal future that is most pressing and he said: "Me and the boss will probably have a conversation before then (January)". Read More »

Simple graphs tell a sad story about South Africa

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Standard & Poor's and Moody's are set to make their announcements on Friday. S&P also further lowered SA's long-term foreign currency debt to "BB" from 'BB+', meaning this debt is now on the second rung of non-investment grade. S&P announced the downgrade on Friday, citing a further deterioration in the country's economic outlook and public finances, and Moody's placed South Africa on review for a downgrade. Read More »

IAF trainer aircraft crashes near Siddipet in Telangana, woman pilot safe

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A court of Inquiry has been ordered into the cause of the crash, a defence release says. Both the crew was rushed to Siddipet government hospital and later shifted to a private hospital in the city. "The woman cadet is safe and is undergoing treatment". The aircraft got airborne from Hakimpet Air Force base on Thursday morning for a routine training sortie, and crashed around 11:45 am. Read More »

Elimination of Violence Against Women

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A special statement from the UN Secretary General will be delivered by his Special representative to Liberia Mr. Farid Zarif while the keynote address will be delivered by Madam Marie Goreth Nizigama, UN Women Country Representative. Government must also show commitment towards ending the concern by ensuring that funds are committed in the national budget for programmes and interventions on violence against women and children. Read More »

Trump hails United States troops in Thanksgiving message

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You weren't winning before. "They weren't letting you win", he said. 'It is an honor to speak with you all and give God thanks for the blessing of freedom and for the heroes who have this tremendous courage to defend us, ' Trump started off the call. Read More »

CANCELLED: FDLE issues missing child alert

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Logan Mott, 15, is an insulin-dependent student from Sandalwood High School and his grandmother, 52-year-old Kristina French, are both now missing. About 9 p.m., Jacksonville and beach police blocked off Seagate Avenue, between Third and Fourth streets, near Fletcher Middle School and the Jacksonville Beach line (for those familiar with the area). Read More »

Donald Trump Says He Rejected 'Probably' Being Time's 'Person Of The Year'

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Andy Murray might not be best known for his sense of humour but he demonstrated his amusing side with a hilarious tweet aimed at United States president Donald Trump . "But I'm sure you still have that fake TIME cover somewhere in storage". The tradition began in 1927, with Charles Lindbergh named Man of the Year for becoming the first person to fly a plane solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Read More »

Syrian opposition to name delegation to Geneva peace talks

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After their meeting on Wednesday, Putin, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called on the Syrian government and moderate opposition to "participate constructively". However, in the final communique obtained by The Associated Press, opposition representatives said a peaceful and unbiased transition period will not be possible without Assad first leaving office. Read More »

Cool & Sunny Today, Mild Saturday

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Showers will be possible late Wednesday with our next cold front. Highs will be in the low to mid 50s with a mostly sunny sky and a 0% chance of rain. The models still aren't exactly sure what to make of this cold front just yet. Thursday will be partly to mostly cloudy with a few light showers possible as that cold front moves through. Read More »

Beijing police probe nursery over abuse allegations (CTRP)

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One father told state broadcaster CCTV that his child told him students were given two white pills to "go to sleep", every day after lunch, according to the BBC . RYB immediately provided the security monitoring content and surveillance devices to police authorities, suspended the staff who allegedly were involved, and will continue to take all other necessary measures to promptly cooperate with police and other authorities on the investigation. Read More »

Turkey claims Trump promised to stop supplying weapons to Kurdish YPG

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Whatever happens tomorrow is based on the circumstances. "The doors of politics, as you are aware, are always open until the last moment", Erdogan added. Turkey considers the YPG to be an extension of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which has waged a three-decade insurgency in Turkey's southeast and is designated a terrorist organization by the United States and the European Union as well as Turkey. Read More »

Black Friday Deals Kick Off Early With A Side Of Brawls & Shootings

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AL.com also reports that the mall had planned on being open until midnight but closed about 40 minutes early due to the incident. Footage of the fight made its way to social media and can be seen below. The TV station reports between 10 to 15 police officers responded to the fights. He tells us the fight was personal in nature. Hoover Fire paramedics treated one victim on the scene for minor injuries sustained in a fight. Read More »

By-election in RK Nagar on Dec 21: EC

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The last date of nomination for the elections are December 4 and the last date for withdrawal of candidatures is December 7. The model code of conduct comes into effect from today, the EC said.The EC had allotted the symbol of "two leaves" to the ruling group headed by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Thursday. Read More »

President Donald Trump takes aim at Olivier Vernon for national anthem protest

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The us president, Donald Trump has again criticized the NFL about the players who are protesting by keeping one knee on the ground during the national anthem of his country. And two days earlier, he wrote that Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch should be suspended after he sat during the anthem on Sunday. He then took aim at NFL commissioner Roger Goodell: "The Commissioner has lost control of the hemorrhaging [sic] league". Read More »

Ratas in Brussels: Eastern Partnership not related to European Union enlargement

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Theresa May warned Europe must be "open eyed" about the threat from Russian Federation as she promised would help secure the eastern borders after Brexit . Among them 6 countries of the former USSR: Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Armenia. "We acknowledge the European aspirations and European choice of the partners concerned, as stated in the Association Agreements", the European People's Party, the largest European-level political party of the center-right, wrote in its ... Read More »

Irish government 'likely to collapse before Brexit talks'

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This could lead to an Irish election . The Fianna Fail party says it will table a no-confidence motion in Prime Minister Leo Varadkar's deputy, Frances Fitzgerald, over her involvement in a long-running police scandal. The source declined to be named as the party's frontbench was due to hold an emergency meeting early on Friday to decide its next move. In the Irish Parliament on Wednesday, the main alternative to Mr Varadkar, Fianna Fail's Micheal Martin, accused the prime minister of ... Read More »

Kashmir: Mehbooba Mufti announces amnesty for stone pelting offenders

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Meanwhile, the Centre's special representative on J&K Dineshwar Sharma, who had reportedly endorsed the amnesty proposal, is scheduled to visit the Valley again from November 26. Over 11,500 cases have been registered against stone pelters since July previous year when unrest broke out in Kashmir following the gunning down of Wani. Read More »

One Killed, 3 Injured in Bhiwandi Building Collapse

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At least 20 other people are feared trapped under the debris of the building in Navi Vasti locality, according to Asmita Nikam, District Disaster Management Control Officer. A senior civic official said that by around 10:00 am in the morning it was made a decision to call the National Disaster Response Force and two teams were organised. Read More »

COAS pays rich tribute to martyred AIG Ashraf Noor

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There were conflicting claims regarding the number of dead and injured in the blast, Dawn reported. One of his five guards died in hospital, the police chief said. Politician Imran Khan condemned the attack and tweeted: "Saddened to learn of the martyrdom of Additional IG KP, Ashraf Noor, in condemnable Peshawar blast". Read More »

Germany's SPD says open to coalition talks with other parties

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The party, which was a junior partner in Merkel's previous administration, has remained aloof from negotiations between the CDU/CSU, the left-wing Greens and the pro-business Free Democrats following September's federal election. Although some party members publicly backed Schulz, others questioned his hardline stance. Schulz made the remarks said during a brief news conference, shortly after the German president announced he would host a meeting next week with Schulz and Chancellor Angela ... Read More »

U.S. calls for arrest of Hafiz Saeed

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Saeed and four of his aides were put under house arrest in January for 90 days under local laws by the Punjab provincial government in Pakistan. His release, he said, was a victory for Pakistan. Saeed for decades has publicly espoused ending India's rule of the disputed Himalayan Kashmir region, with India accusing him of sending armed militants to the valley. Read More »

What is Black Friday?

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More than 60% of Black Friday shoppers are set to use mobile apps rather than desktop websites to hunt for bargains this year. Get 35% OFF all of their products storewide. "I'm getting a winter jacket, because we're going to Europe next week", says Lauren Holdaway. On her agenda: Best Buy , then Target , then Michaels. Read More »

Moment Dying Woman Fulfills Wish to See Ocean Again

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The unnamed woman was being transported home from hospital in the Hervey Bay area of eastern Queensland, Australia, after receiving palliative care when she told paramedics of her dream to visit the beach again. Rather than take her straight to her final destination, the drivers made a decision to grant her wish, and stopped at Hervey Bay to let her see the ocean. Read More »

Bomb and gun attack at mosque - 'many feared dead'

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An explosive device planted outside the mosque went off, before militants opened fire at the prayers, an official security source told Xinhua. Egyptian defense officials said the attack began with explosions and then assailants began firing with machine guns into the mosque. Read More »

Authorities believe man deliberately ran down Oakland County sheriff's deputy, killing him

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Overall was assisting officers from Lapeer County. "Here we have Thanksgiving Day and a family that will never be the same", said Sheriff Michael Bouchard. The suspect was arrested at the scene. The medical examiner has ruled Overall's death a homicide from blunt force trauma, police said. The chase reportedly started in Lapeer County and continued west on I-69 to southbound M-15 and then entered Oakland County into Brandon Township. Read More »

Unusual Catch: 'North Korean Fishermen' Wash Ashore in Japan

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The men had no life-threatening injuries, said the police, who took them into protective custody for questioning along with immigration officials. Police were not available to make any further comment. Japan and North Korea have no diplomatic ties and they have a history of poor relations. Wreckage believed to be North Korean boats regularly washes ashore in northern Japan during winter due to seasonal winds. Read More »

President Rodrigo Duterte cancels peace talks with communist rebels

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In a statement, presidential spokesman Harry Roque said that the President have already directed the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process and the government peace panel to cancel all future meetings with the communists. At the same time, he rued the fact that ending negotiations also meant the loss of "significant and unprecedented advances in the peace talks", including the proposed release of political prisoners and "coordinated unilateral ceasefires" that were to be up ... Read More »

Vasco Da Gama-Patna Express Train Route and Popular Halts

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The derailed coaches of Vasco Da Gama-Patna express includes S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9, S10, S11 along with two extra sleeper coaches and two general coaches. Railways have issued the helpline numbers for the family members of the victims. Meanwhile, Piyush Goyal , Railway Minister has announced the compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to people who died in the derailment and Rs 1 lakh for those with grievous injuries. Read More »

Hope for missing submarine fades after recorded noise discovered

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Navy spokesman Enrique Balbi said a " singular, short, violent, non-nuclear " event was detected off the coast of Argentina around the time when ARA San Juan and its 44 sailors went missing. Among other things, the U.S. Navy sent unmanned underwater vehicles, which use sonar to create an image of the ocean floor. On the same day the boat had been ordered to return to base at Mar del Plata, after the captain reported a main battery problem. Read More »