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Global Media India state election results present test for Modi
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In a press conference late on Saturday, Parrikar said that some smaller parties who are keen on siding with the BJP and not the Congress were in contact."Many of them have expressed clearly that they want to be associated with BJP and not with Congress", he said.

Global Media Osinbajo To Continue As Acting President
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He alighted from the aircraft at 7.55am and was received by Bantex and other top military officers with handshakes. He was then taken by helicopter to the Presidential Villa, Abuja . The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC described the Presidents decision as very patriotic. "Mr. President, again, on behalf of FEC, we welcome you back home".

Global Media Park Geun-hye: South Korea puts an end to business as usual
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She is accused of colluding with a friend into forcing big business to donate millions of euros into return for policy favours. Now, having lost presidential immunity, she could face criminal charges over bribery, extortion and abuse of power in connection with allegations of conspiring with her friend, Choi Soon-sil.

Global Media Malaysia confirms man killed is Kim Jong Nam
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Reiterating that diplomatic relations between Kuala Lumpur and Pyongyang will not be severed, Mr Najib said in a statement on his blog that communication with the North Korean government has to continue in order to find a solution. Trump has yet to state how he intends to address the growing North Korean threat from ballistic missiles, amid evidence that the regime is edging closer to acquiring the ability to marry a miniaturised nuclear warhead with a long-range missile capable of striking ...

Global Media Javed Latif admitted of using indecent words against Murad Saeed
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PML-N member Mian Jawed Latif said Imran Khan was a "traitor" in view of his remarks against the foreign players who visited Lahore for the Pakistan Super League cricket final last week, Dawn news reported. He said by levelling false allegations against the family members of the PTI lawmaker, Latif has broken all moral values and violated Articles 62 and 63 of the Constitution.

Author: 0 Malaysia, North Korea to begin formal talks on return of stranded Malaysians

Three Malaysian embassy staff and six family members are stranded in Pyongyang after North Korea barred Malaysians from leaving the country on Tuesday, prompting a tit-for-tat move by Kuala Lumpur. A day after Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar confirmed that the man assassinated at KLIA2 was indeed Kim Jong-nam, the North Korean Embassy here remains quiet.

Global Media Mike Pence calls Obamacare a 'nightmare' at Kentucky stop
Author: 0 Mike Pence calls Obamacare a 'nightmare' at Kentucky stop

Speaking with reporters on Friday, Bevin aligned himself with Paul in a subtle knock on the administration's plan. "Sen. Paul.is not impressed with what has now been offered", The Associated Press quoted Gov. Governor Bevin has warned that the state can not afford to pay for its growing Medicaid program, which has cost millions more than originally expected and now covers more than one-quarter of Kentucky's population.

Global Media Pope Francis open to idea of married men as priests
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The Catholic Church has embraced priestly celibacy (with some modifications) since the Middle Ages. The Pope claims that the lack of priests is an "enormous problem". He added: "I wanted to be in truth with the Church by stating my joy in being a priest and my wish to get married". Cardinal Vincent Nichols , President of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales , has written to Pope Francis as he prepares to celebrate the fourth anniversary of his election as Bishop of Rome ...

Global Media Once Released, OJ Simpson May Be On Reality TV
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Several TV production companies, agents and platforms have reportedly shown interest in having Simpson featured. If Simpson does get out a report from TMZ says he could be headed back to our TV screens. But the producers who told TMZ they would be open to working on a show with Simpson admitted that there would be one big problem with doing it. As we alluded to in our opening sentence above, even though OJ would get paid for any show he participated in, he's still on the hook for a $33 ...

Global Media What do the exit polls for state elections mean for investors?
Author: 0 What do the exit polls for state elections mean for investors?

Uttar Pradesh was the biggest prize of the five states - including Punjab, Uttrakhand, Manipur and Goa - that elected new state administrations in votes that were counted on Saturday. In 2012, the BJP tried to cash in on former chief minister BC Khanduri's clean image but bagged only 31 of the 70 seats putting Congress in the driver's seat.

Global Media England's Farrell cleared to face Scotland
Author: 0 England's Farrell cleared to face Scotland

It was widely expected that Vunipola would be drafted straight back into the starting line-up but will have to settle for a place on the bench for now, with Nathan Hughes regaining his spot in the back row. Farrell, England's first-choice goal-kicker, has been central to the team's run of 17 successive Test wins and was named Thursday at inside centre.

Global Media Timeline of Obama probe of alleged Trump-Russia ties
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President Trump's claim that he was wiretapped by his predecessor has yet to be publicly supported by evidence, but he isn't ready to apologize for the accusation either. Schiff added that "other members of the committee would join me in that". Democrats contend the revelation contradicts his testimony at his confirmation hearings, but Sessions argues he was responding to a specific question about a breaking CNN article and understood it pertained only to his capacity as a campaign surrogate.

Global Media First lady Melania Trump's popularity soars, leaving Trump behind
Author: 0 First lady Melania Trump's popularity soars, leaving Trump behind

At that point, her popularity was less than half what it is now-a mere 24%-and 23% of respondents said they'd never heard of her. Trump's approval rating has ballooned despite the low profile she's kept so far as first lady. Earlier this week, some of Washington's most influential women received invites to the event, including first daughter Ivanka Trump and White House advisor Dina Powell.

Author: 0 'Russian ambassador to United Nations died of heart attack'

Spokeswoman Julie Bolcer said Friday the city's law department instructed the medical examiner's office not to disclose the information. Russia's ambassador to the United Nations, who collapsed in his office last month, reportedly died from a heart attack, and no foul play was suspected.

Global Media Great Barrier Reef witnessing second year of mass bleaching
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The ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies is also preparing to repeat aerial surveys of past year to monitor changes, Terry Hughes, the Townsville-based centre's director, said. The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Coral Reef Watch warned of an increased threat for coral bleaching during the warmer months of 2017.

Global Media Twin Bombing Kills At Least 40 In Damascus
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Local Sham FM radio confirmed that the explosive devices targeted buses of Shiite visitors in that area, placing the death toll at 40, saying most of those killed were Iraqis. The government claims to have prevented a third planned attack, al-Watan reported. Two buses carrying pilgrims were damaged in the blasts, but the source of the explosion is still drawing conflicting reports from those on the ground.

Global Media Our opinion: We should make Daylight Savings Time permanent
Author: 0 Our opinion: We should make Daylight Savings Time permanent

The reasoning behind daylight savings and the time shifts was to take advantage of the daylight in the mornings and the lighter evenings during the summer. Some areas of Canada not using Daylight Saving Time include, Fort St. John, Charlie Lake, Taylor and Dawson Creek in British Columbia, Creston in the East Kootenays, and most of Saskatchewan (except Denare Beach and Creighton).

Global Media Shah credits 'tallest leader' Modi for poll win
Author: 0 Shah credits 'tallest leader' Modi for poll win

The Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP combine was projected to be decimated in the state which it has ruled for a decade. The party already has an absolute majority in the Lok Sabha. Three of them are nominated ones that will be filled by the ruling party. "The only factor for the win is the performance of the Modi government", he said.

Global Media Dominant Everton cruise past West Brom at Goodison Park
Author: 0 Dominant Everton cruise past West Brom at Goodison Park

West Brom have been nearly unstoppable against the teams below them in the table this season, but haven't been able to beat any of the teams above them, which makes Everton big favorites in this one. He has instead quickly established himself in the heart of the Blues midfield and is already becoming one of Koeman's most influential figures this season.

Author: 0 US Attorney Preet Bharara Reportedly Hasn't Resigned Yet

Attorneys to tender their resignations in order to ensure a uniform transition ", she continued. On Saturday, Bharara's Twitter account profile still said he is the U.S. The president and aides have also accused holdovers from the Obama administration of leaking false and defamatory information on them, one of the reasons they want to get their own people in key government positions.