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UConn Special Teams Could Be "Game Changer" Under Allen

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After belting a double in the first inning, Mackenzie Lyon scored on a shot by Makenzi Daily, giving the Lady Pirates their first run of the game. "I'd say my best memory from these games is the competition". "I just want to be able to add to the tradition, and add to the camaraderie of our coaching staff, and we'll make our guys better". Samantha Garcia threw four shutout innings and drove in three runs Tuesday to lead the host Saints to a 9-0 victory over Covina in the teams' league ... Read More »

Diplomats visit house of late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

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We tend only to wake up and to recognise them when they leave‚" said Machel. "The decision in itself was a big decision‚ because she got married to the trouble itself ..." JUSTIN NURSE: She had quite a bit of influence on the history of SA and we are still enjoying the benefits of what she fought for and that is what is remarkable about her. Read More »

Syria and Russian Federation accuse Israel of bombing airbase

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It is believed the strikes are in response to an alleged chemical gas attack on Saturday. "The Security Council has to come together and demand immediate access for first responders, support an independent investigation into what happened, and hold accountable those responsible for this atrocious act", Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations , said in a statement Sunday. Read More »

Facebook is in an 'arms race' with Russia, warns Mark Zuckerberg

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Since the scandal broke Zuckerberg has said there will be new policies moving forward which will place greater restrictions on exactly how external apps collect data and where it goes once they've got it. Zuckerberg finally admitted to Harris that blindly trusting Cambridge Analytica's word on deleting illegally stashed user data was a big mistake. Read More »

ADB projects 7pc GDP growth for 2017-18

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In its Asian Development Outlook, 2018, ADB said growth in India will pick up as the new tax regime improves productivity and banking reform and corporate deleveraging take hold to reverse a downtrend in investment. Similarly, average annual inflation is expected to rise moderately to 5.5 per cent in current fiscal year 2017/18 from 4.5 per cent in previous fiscal year. Read More »

Elections in Azerbaijan expected to retain incumbent in landslide result

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Opposition parties have said they will boycott the vote, claiming that it is illegal and will be rigged. Aliyev has ruled Azerbaijan since 2003, after succeeding his father, Geidar Aliyev, who led the country for nearly three decades. Azerbaijan is committed to democracy and human rights being the State's charter. "We will urge the people to resist that game being played by the authorities", has said Jamil Hasanli, the head of the National Council of Democratic Forces of Azerbaijan , a ... Read More »

Feds criticized for 'running away' from questions on Kinder Morgan pipeline plan

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She also wants Ottawa to use the courts or legislation to assert its jurisdictional authority over the pipeline , and to put its money where its mouth is - either as insurance for anxious investors or even as a stakeholder in the project. "Prevailing eventually is not enough to support an investment of this size and duration, especially at this critical moment". We all win when Canada's resource sector is strong. Read More »

Sudan asserts to keep its troop in Saudi-led Yemen campaign

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The Sudanese minister made the remarks during a meeting with the ambassadors of Egypt, Osama Shaltout, Saudi Arabia, Ali Bin Hassan Jafar, and the UAE, Hamad Bin Hussein Al-Junaibi, in Khartoum. Sudan has not officially confirmed or denied the deaths. The statement, also, said the ambassadors "conveyed their condolences to the families of the martyrs and their wishes for the speedy recovery of the wounded of the recent operations in Yemen". Read More »

USA aided media firm of Gaza journalist killed by Israeli troops

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Anonymous Israeli defense officials had told the Israeli news site Walla! on April 10 that Murtaja "was active in the [Hamas] security apparatus's work on a daily basis and did much to help them". The State Department official said she could not provide further details on the vetting process for USAID grants or say whether recipients would be checked against Israeli blacklists. Read More »

President expects North Korea meeting in May or June

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It remains unclear whether North Korea would put conditions on its willingness to stop its nuclear program that would be unacceptable to the United States. "And as I said, the North Korea and South Korea situation, which complicates it - the deal that we have with South Korea, I think, is going to be - I think it's going to be a very fair deal". Read More »

Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ:VRTU) Analyst Ratings as of April 10, 2018

Hartwell J M Limited Partnership who had been investing in Virtusa Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.31B market cap company. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by Bernstein on Tuesday, July 26. On Thursday, February 8 the company was maintained by SunTrust. Wedbush lowered shares of Virtusa from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating and increased their target price for the stock from $55.00 to $60.00 in a report on Tuesday, March 13th. Read More »

Inspectors to visit Syria over 'chemical attack'

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The U.S., Britain and France opposed the measure, saying that the investigators are already headed there and that the text didn't include a new way to assess blame for chemical attacks. "Does any of that sound independent or impartial?" Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev says that Russian Federation and the United States are on the verge of a confrontation. Read More »

Malaysia Elections: Polling day on May 9 declared public holiday

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The Election Commission today announced that the polling day of general election be held on May 9, while the nomination date will be on April 28. "This is to let Malaysians fulfil their duties as voters", the statement read. He also urged Prime Minister Najib Razak to follow the example of former PM-turned-opposition leader Dr Mahathir Mohamad, who declared a public holiday when the polling day fell on a weekday in 1999. Read More »

Indonesia bootleg alcohol deaths exceed 100

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The deputy national police chief Muhammad Syafruddin said that the victims died in West Java province and Jakarta after consuming cheap home-made alcoholic drinks. In 2015, Indonesia banned the sale of alcohol in most convenience stores and small shops outside holiday hotspot Bali, although it is still available in supermarkets, bars and hotels throughout most of the country. Read More »

US Reportedly Mulls Powerful Strike on Syria, 22 Targets Include Russian Sites

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The United States , backed by Britain and France, has said it is ready to act with or without support from the United Nations , where the Security Council was to vote as early as Tuesday on rival U.S. Everybody's going to pay a price. "This is about humanity, and it can't be allowed to happen", Trump said, adding that the USA was going to find out who was responsible for the attack . Read More »

US Mulls 'Coordinated' Response to Syria Gas Attack

On Tuesday afternoon Mrs May also chaired a National Security Council meeting to discuss the issue of chemical weapons in Syria . The Foreign Secretary said the move was "hugely disappointing" and accused Russian Federation of "holding the Syrian people to political ransom by supporting a regime responsible for at least four heinous chemical attacks against its people". Read More »

Russian Federation vetoes UNSC resolution on Syria chemical weapons probe

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Security Council to set up worldwide investigations into chemical weapons attacks in Syria, which is in the throes of a seven-year-old civil war. As tensions escalate over possible US-led military reprisals for the suspected attack, the UN's most powerful body remained paralysed, unable to overcome its deep divisions that have been a hallmark of its debates during the seven years of conflict in Syria. Read More »

North Korean Foreign Minister Calls for Stronger Russia Ties on Moscow Visit

According to the reports, the chemical attack on Saturday killed at least 49 people and injured 500 others, Thomas Markram, the deputy to the United Nations high representative for disarmament affairs, told the Council. plane or ship. Apart from the latest round of U.S. punitive measures, the Russian market continued to be under additional pressure from a proposal of USA congressmen to impose more sanctions over Russia's alleged, but unproven involvement in the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei ... Read More »

Texas National Guard prepares to send troops to Mexico border

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Further details were not immediately available. Marine Lt. Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie told reporters at the Pentagon Thursday that it has not yet been determined how many , if any, of the National Guard troops participating in the border security operation will be armed. Read More »

Missiles attack airfield in Homs

Several Arab military killed and injured as Tiyas Military Airbase (T-4 Airbase) located in Homs province was targeted in a missile attack on Sunday night, SANA reports. Russian Federation denounced today the attempts of the United States to fabricate a case of chemical attack to justify an aggression on Syria, indicates today a statement of the Foreign Ministry. Read More »

Airlines warned about Syria air strikes as U.S. and allies ponder action

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US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Washington would respond to the attack on Douma, a rebel-held town in Syria, regardless of whether the Council acted or not. United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley votes against a draft resolution presented by Russian Federation during a Security Council meeting. Read More »

Nulla di fatto per la Siria

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Sullo sfondo dei raid, l'incontro di Ankara del 4 aprile, quando Vladimir Putin , Hassan Rohani e Recep Tayyip Erdogan avevano stabilito il ruolo fondamentle di Russia , Iran e Turchia per indicare le prospettive del Paese. Attacco aereo su un aeroporto militare nella Siria centrale . Secondo la protezione civile locale e fonti mediche sul posto, le vittime appartengono a tre diverse famiglie di sfollati in un'area fuori dal controllo governativo, e più volte bombardata da caccia di ... Read More »

Rahul Gandhi Congratulates IAS Couple, Says 'Inspiration Amid Communal Hatred'

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The country is besotted with the IAS power couple ever since they began dating a year ago and today, Rahul Gandhi congratulated the two with a post on Twitter . It was love at first sight for the two IAS toppers . A graduate of Delhi's Lady Shri Ram college, Dabi shot into prominence after she became the first ever Dalit girl to top the UPSC examination. Read More »

BJP richest national party, income rose 81% in one year

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The report further finds that seven national political parties in the country have a combined income of Rs 1,559.17 crore and expenditure of Rs 1,228.26 crore. The ruling party at the Centre grew richer by Rs 464 crore previous year. Most of the parties declared voluntary contribution as the major source of income. Read More »

Budget - Saraki Gives Appropriation Committee Ultimatum to Submit Report

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The Senate committees have been given till Friday to present their reports on the 2018 budget proposal by the Federal Government's Ministries, Departments and Agencies. The 23 nominees for the National Population Commission are; Nwanne Johnny Nwabuisi (Abia), Dr Clifford Zirra (Adamawa), Mr Chidi Christopher Ezeoke (Anambra), Barrister Isa Audu Buratai (Borno), Navy Captain Charles Iyam Ogwa (Cross River), Sir Richard Odibo (Delta), Okereke Darlington Onaubuchi (Ebonyi) and Mr A.D. Read More »

United Nations to vote three times on Syria as US, Russia duel

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US President Donald Trump cancelled a planned trip to Peru and Colombia to work on the Syria response. "Due to the possible launch of air strikes into Syria with air-to-ground and / or cruise missiles within the next 72 hours, and the possibility of intermittent disruption of radio navigation equipment, due consideration needs to be taken when planning flight operations in the Eastern Mediterranean / Nicosia FIR area", the alert said. Read More »