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Author: 0 Martin McGuinness has died aged 66

Some victims of the IRA say they will never be able to forgive him for his former role in the leadership of the terror group. Mrs Foster said those who claimed Northern Ireland had not changed were wrong. A number of high profile guests are expected at requiem mass on Thursday. It is located in the heart of the city of Derry in Northern Ireland. A candlelit vigil was held in the republican heartland off the Falls Road in west Belfast.

Global Media India call up uncapped Iyer as cover for injured Kohli
Author: 0 India call up uncapped Iyer as cover for injured Kohli

Kohli has made only 46 runs in five innings in the series but India can not afford to miss their leader in the crucial match. After the Ranchi Test, Kohli claim that few Aussie players had passed comments to disrespect Patrick Farhat, physio of the Indian cricket team.

Global Media Beth Fukumoto Quits GOP After Party Retaliates for Trump Criticism
Author: 0 Beth Fukumoto Quits GOP After Party Retaliates for Trump Criticism

House Republicans ousted Fukumoto as their minority leader in early February over her criticism of Trump and the Republican Party, prompting Fukumoto to announce that she was considering leaving the party. While she did not mention him by name in her press release, Fukumoto was loudly denounced by some at the Hawaii Republican Party's state convention past year as she spoke from the stage.

Global Media What Neil Gorsuch's confirmation would mean for the US Supreme Court
Author: 0 What Neil Gorsuch's confirmation would mean for the US Supreme Court

If they can't block Mr Gorsuch's appointment, which with a Republican majority in the Senate seems unlikely, they need to at least hold the conservative judge to account. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said on Tuesday that colleagues were unimpressed by Gorsuch's committee performance because of his unwillingness to answer substantive questions.

Global Media US Believes North Korea is Behind $81 Million Dollar Banking Theft
Author: 0 US Believes North Korea is Behind $81 Million Dollar Banking Theft

The crime was perpetrated via malware installed on the bank's computers, which allowed attackers to inject fraudulent money-moving requests into the SWIFT interbank messaging network. He added: "That is a big deal; it's different". When asked if he thought nation-state actors were now robbing banks, Ledgett responded: "I do", Foreign Policy reported .

Global Media No Illinois State Holiday For Obama's Birthday
Author: 0 No Illinois State Holiday For Obama's Birthday

The ones opposing the bill also mentioned that other presidents from the state have not been honored with a day in their name, including President Ronald Reagan. The public-sector workers of Perry County, Alabama, take the second Monday in November off to celebrate Barack Obama Day. Andersson went on to say that IL could not afford the costs associated with another state holiday, and he didn't believe a state holiday was necessary for recognizing Obama's impact on the state.

Global Media Ten Egyptian soldiers killed as Sinai raids intensify
Author: 0 Ten Egyptian soldiers killed as Sinai raids intensify

Roadside bombs have killed 10 Egyptian soldiers during fighting with Islamist militants in central Sinai, the Egyptian military said in a statement on Thursday. The militant group staging the insurgency pledged allegiance to Islamic State in 2014 and adopted the name Sinai Province. The army said troops destroyed half a ton of TNT explosive and seized other weapons and equipment during the raid.

Global Media Arkansas Bill Would Allow Concealed Guns at College Sports Events
Author: 0 Arkansas Bill Would Allow Concealed Guns at College Sports Events

We wonder why Hutchinson believes a "bad guy" is now able to subvert Arkansas' security protocols but a "good guy" - or anyone other than a "bad guy" - isn't. The bill was opposed by university officials, who said the schools should have the right to determine whether to allow guns on campus, noted The AP.

Global Media Election Commission freezes AIADMK party symbol for RK Nagar bypoll
Author: 0 Election Commission freezes AIADMK party symbol for RK Nagar bypoll

The OPS camp will be known as 'AIADMK ( Puratchi Thalaivi Amma),' while their rivals, 'AIADMK Amma'. He said the allocation of the new symbol and name was just a "temporary" arrangement and asserted that there was no split in the party. The election will be held on April 12. A former Rajya Sabha MP, Dinakaran has been declared the AIADMK nominee for the RK Nagar seat which fell vacant after Jayalalithaa's demise.

Author: 0 Martin McGuinness dies aged 66

His funeral takes place tomorrow in Derry. Martin McGuinness is remembered for his leadership qualities and instrumental role in bringing about peace in Northern Ireland. Archbishop Eamon Martin also paid tribute to Mr McGuinness as a "man of prayer". "The legacy that Martin wished was for a better future based on equality and measured by the joy and laughter of all of our children", she said.

Author: 0 USA helicopters go behind enemy lines in Raqqa fight

The attack also included an unprecedented air assault involving U.S. helicopters landing behind enemy lines - flying about 500 local United States allies and coalition military advisers across the Euphrates River and Lake Assad so they could attack the ISIS-controlled dam and neighboring town and airfield from the south.

Author: 0 Trump's personal communications may have been collected 'legally,' says House Intelligence Chairman

At Monday's heavily-anticipated House Intelligence Committee hearing, Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey acknowledged that the FBI is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election, including "investigating the nature of any links between individuals associated with the Trump campaign and the Russian government, and whether there was any coordination between the campaign and Russia's efforts".

Global Media Viral 'Hey Siri 108' prank dials 911
Author: 0 Viral 'Hey Siri 108' prank dials 911

What may seem like a harmless prank to some could have potentially deadly consequences, police warn . Saying 108 will, in fact, put you through to the emergency services in the United Kingdom because 108 is the equivalent of 999 in India. Siri considers it as a call for help and connects you to your local service. And within five seconds, you will be transferred to 911. Siri will then give you a five second countdown and a chance to cancel or call before then.

Global Media Anti-Romeo squads of UP police roll into action
Author: 0 Anti-Romeo squads of UP police roll into action

The UP police have ordered to form "anti-romeo dals" near colleges, malls and parks in a bid to curb eve-teasing and ensure safety of college girls. The UP DGP has apparently announced that the intention is not moral policing. But, if the eve-teaser is above 18, then the person would be tried as per the provisions of the Indian Penal Code and POCSO (in case the victim is a minor).

Author: 0 Israel arrests Turkish aid worker who assisted Hamas

The Shin Bet said Murtaja replaced the names of candidates eligible for humanitarian aid with the names people who "were apparently Hamas military operatives and their families", who then received money and benefits from TIKA. The government's prosecutors have also failed to produce any evidence of World Vision's funding being diverted, despite several hearings being held. "The egotistical Hamas terror organization has robbed funds that are meant for the needy of Gaza from global ...

Global Media BMC issues notice to protesting doctors in Maharashtra
Author: 0 BMC issues notice to protesting doctors in Maharashtra

Residents doctors from around 40 government hospitals, including those run by civic bodies, will go on mass leave, but those on emergency duty will work. Doctors at All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Delhi were seen wearing helmets while treating patients to show their support to resident doctors' strike in Maharashtra on Wednesday.

Author: 0 French mayors boo Emmanuel Macron

Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron faced each other with just over four weeks before France goes to the polls on 23 April. But with nearly 40 percent of voters undecided the stakes are high . No killer blows were landed in a debate watched by almost ten million but Mr Macron, a former finance minister who has never stood for election, easily survived his baptism by fire.

Global Media Donald Trump meets Haider al-Abadi at White House
Author: 0 Donald Trump meets Haider al-Abadi at White House

PRESIDENT TRUMP: Thank you very much, Mr. "But maybe someday we'll be able to figure that one out". In the readout of the pair's meeting, the White House said the United States and Iraq "stand fully committed to a comprehensive partnership, rooted in mutual respect" and agreed to "pursue a long-term partnership to decisively root out terrorism from Iraq and strengthen the Iraqi military and other key institutions".

Global Media TN fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy
Author: 0 TN fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy

The Government says Indian fishermen will continue to be arrested if they poach in Sri Lankan waters despite the recent shooting incident. Reportedly, one of the boats developed a technical issue while it was on the Sri Lankan waters and the people in it were arrested.