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Global Media PM Modi inaugurates Chenani-Nashri tunnel on Jammu-Srinagar highway
Author: 0 PM Modi inaugurates Chenani-Nashri tunnel on Jammu-Srinagar highway

The tunnel is the longest road tunnel in the country, stretching a distance of 9 kilometers and is suppose to reduce the travel time between Jammu and Srinagar by two-hours. It also has smart features such as an Integrated Traffic Control System; Surveillance, Ventilation and Broadcast Systems; Fire Fighting System; and SOS call-boxes at every 150 metres.

Author: 0 10 killed in St. Petersburg subway explosion: Russian media

It was not immediately clear what caused the blast. Life News, a news outlet with close ties to Russia's security services, pictures of blown-out train doors and injured people on the station platform. It included this video showing people walking through the smoke-filled station . "People were bleeding, their hair burned". "People just fled.

Global Media Lexi Thompson handed four-stroke penalty mid-round at ANA Inspiration
Author: 0 Lexi Thompson handed four-stroke penalty mid-round at ANA Inspiration

The crowd gave her thunderous ovations and chanted "Lex-i, Lex-i". She smashed her drives and got great results from her inconsistent putter on the way to six birdies in the third round, keeping a competitive field squarely behind her. There's a lot at stake, but I'm all in for it". Meanwhile, Dinah Shore Course officials laboriously changed every number next to Thompson's name on the scoreboard across from Poppie's Pond at the Dinah Shore Course .

Author: 0 The US Is Ceding The Energy Industry Of The Future To China

The president's reckless executive order begins to roll back the federal Clean Power Plan and rescinds at least six major climate change policies implemented by the previous administration. Back in April 2016, Apple, Amazon, Google, and Microsoft filed an amicus brief in support of the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan, which aimed to cut carbon pollution produced by power generators, despite pushback from energy companies.

Author: 0 Egypt's el-Sissi and America's Trump: A common language?

In February 2017, security forces physically shut the offices of the 23-year-old Nadeem Center for the Rehabilitation of Victims of Violence and Torture, one of several dozen human rights organizations targeted in a years-long criminal investigation based on allegations that the groups illegally received foreign funding.

Author: 0 Trump aides worth billions, 'richest in U.S. history'

The documents released Friday suggest that her brand - which her father, the president, berated a private company for refusing to sell last month - is valued at more than $50 million. Conway earned, through her company, slightly more than US$800,000 in business income in 2016. Most of his assets are tied up in his pension and investment properties, which have mortgages attached to them.

Author: 0 Russian state media: Explosion at St. Petersburg subway injures several people

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said President Vladimir Putin was aware of the reports of the explosions , state-run Russian Federation 24 reported. Mr Putin said the cause was not yet clear but terrorism has not been ruled out. The St Petersburg underground railway said in a statement: "An evacuation from the stations is ongoing, there are people injured". Putin is expected to hold talks with the Belarusian president, Alexander Lukashenko, later in the day.

Global Media Post-cyclone flooding stretches Australia's emergency efforts
Author: 0 Post-cyclone flooding stretches Australia's emergency efforts

The military and emergency personnel were working to restore essential services such as water and electricity in towns that were in the direct path of Cyclone Debbie. About 650 residences in northern Queensland have been ruled uninhabitable from cyclone damage. Meanwhile about 30,000 people were forced to evacuate from northern New South Wales after 15,000 properties became isolated by floodwaters.

Author: 0 CM Yogi Adityanath To Hold His First Cabinet Meeting On April 4

The presentation has been prepared in accordance to BJP's manifesto. Adityanath took oath of office on March 19 but has not held a cabinet meeting so far. The governments funds are of the public. "If something is illegal, it is the government's obligation to crack down on it", CNN-News18 quoted the CM as saying.

Global Media Kim Kardashian bumped into by a man
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian bumped into by a man

The man was "let go" after it was determined that he wasn't trying to harm her. She tweeted later to say it wasn't an attack. Addressing the incident on Twitter, Kardashian wrote: "So @JonathanCheban just called me & asked if I was ok & read online I was attacked outside of Mr.

Global Media Donald Trump ready to take on North Korea's nuke program alone
Author: 0 Donald Trump ready to take on North Korea's nuke program alone

And at the same time, he's asking China to do more to rein in North Korea's nuclear program and suggesting that if China doesn't help, the US will tackle the issue itself. Trump and Xi are also expected to discuss Chinese ambitions in the South China Sea, through which about $5 trillion in ship-borne trade passes every year, when they meet Thursday and Friday.

Author: 0 South African anti-apartheid hero Ahmed Kathrada dies aged 87

Kathrada will have an Islamic burial on Wednesday, the foundation said, while the government ordered national flags to be flown at half-mast. He said Kathy was an inspiration to people of South Africa and a hero to freedom loving people throughout the world.

Author: 0 Israeli-Palestinian conflict top of agenda at Arab leader's summit

Greenblatt focused on how tangible progress could be made toward advancing Middle East peace, including a comprehensive agreement between Israelis and Palestinians", the embassy noted regarding his discussions with Arab leaders. "The summit has ended with a message of peace", said Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi. It also comes as the White House has hinted that it may abandon America's long-running support for a two-state solution.

Author: 0 Singer Luke Bryan, jokingly, gets political about ACM Awards

The performance hit a new height when Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard of FGL joined the Backstreet Boys during their memorable dance routine, earning louder cheers from the crowd. David?" asked "Entertainment Tonight" host Nancy O'Dell while holding the card with the name of the song of the year victor. The real victor was Thomas Rhett for "Die a Happy Man".

Global Media Thailand in crosshairs of Trump's trade policy
Author: 0 Thailand in crosshairs of Trump's trade policy

The other countries listed by Ross are: Canada, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. In a sign of brewing unease, Germany on Friday protested over planned U.S. punitive anti-dumping duties on steel plate products from companies in that country and half a dozen others.

Global Media We're in control of Brexit talks, not you
Author: 0 We're in control of Brexit talks, not you

He reiterated that the EU's duty "is to minimize uncertainty, disruption caused by Brexit for citizens, businesses and Member States". One of the first clashes in early negotiations was over the timing of talks: Britain wanted to discuss the terms of exit in parallel with a conversation on the shape of the future U.K.

Global Media Ex-US President Bill Clinton to join mourners at Martin McGuinness funeral
Author: 0 Ex-US President Bill Clinton to join mourners at Martin McGuinness funeral

Video: The former Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland, Martin McGuinness, has died at the age of 66. "Quite often, even people who maybe hadn't a lot of time for him prior to meeting him were nearly disarmed by his personality". After Sinn Fein's split in 1986, most republicans, and most of the IRA, followed McGuinness and Adams' leadership. Martin McGuinness - who was a senior IRA commander when the Queen's cousin Lord Mountbatten was blown up on a 1979 fishing trip - was stood at the ...

Author: 0 Twist in EPL title race as Chelsea loses at home

In a frantic start, the Ivory Coast winger cancelled out Cesc Fabregas's opener and teed up Christian Benteke for the victor as Chelsea lost at home for the first time since September 16. Last season, Spurs were chasing Leicester to the Premier League trophy only to falter in the final stages. "This is football. We must accept this result", said Chelsea manager Antonio Conte.

Global Media Trump says US prepared to deal with North Korea on its own
Author: 0 Trump says US prepared to deal with North Korea on its own

The Trump adminstration has expressed its concerns over North Korea's nuclear weapon's program. " China will decide whether to help us or not with North Korea ..." Just last Friday, Trump said the meeting with China "will be a very hard one" because the USA will no longer tolerate "massive trade deficits and job losses".

Author: 0 Rising Flood Waters Displace Tens of Thousands in Australia

Officials told thousands of residents of low-lying communities in southern Queensland and northern New South Wales to move to higher ground on Friday as floodwaters from rain-swollen rivers swamped the area. Lismore, south of Murwillumbah was among the worst flooded towns on Friday with Tweed Heads, Kingscliff and Murwillumbah also subject to evacuation orders.

Author: 0 Westminster attacker 'killed by single gunshot to chest'

Photos of those travelling to the vigil were shared online, with members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association UK seen wearing blue T-shirts that read "I am a Muslim, ask me anything". Charlton are doing all that they can to pay their respects to PC Keith Palmer, who lost his life in the terror attack in Westminster last week. American tourist Kurt Cochran, 54, and teacher Aysha Frade, 44, died at the scene on the bridge after being struck by the vehicle.

Global Media Another death confirmed as the fallout from Cyclone Debbie continues
Author: 0 Another death confirmed as the fallout from Cyclone Debbie continues

This line closed on March 28 and Aurizon has reported "significant landslips", with initial engineering assessments indicating that it will take approximately five weeks to fix the damage. The town, which has a population of 80,000, is expected to see more than 4,500 low-lying homes and businesses affected, as well as roads and railways.

Author: 0 ISIS Deputy Leader, Officials Killed by Airstrike in Iraq

A spokesman for the US-led anti-Islamic state coalition said he was unable to confirm the report. Iraqi forces, backed by a US-led coalition, have been battling since October to retake the city of Mosul, the militant group's last major stronghold in Iraq and the city where ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared a so-called "caliphate" almost three years ago.

Author: 0 China Confident of New Silk Road Deal With Australia

Turnbull did not echo the foreign minister's explicit criticism of the lack of liberal democratic values in China during Li's visit to the Australian parliament, but he did reference Australia's democratic tradition at Friday's joint press conference.

Author: 0 No need to lose tempers over Gibraltar - Spain foreign minister

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday insisted that she would "never" allow Gibraltar to slip from British control against the wishes of Gibraltarians as the issue took centre-stage in early Brexit wranglings. Theresa May reassured Mr Picardo at the weekend that she would get the "best possible outcome on Brexit" for Gibraltar. "Thirty-five years ago this week, another woman prime minister sent a taskforce halfway across the world to defend the freedom of another small group of ...

Global Media President Trump walks out of ceremony before signing executive orders
Author: 0 President Trump walks out of ceremony before signing executive orders

The first order gives the Commerce Department 90 days to assemble a report on the factors behind the trade deficit, while the second seeks to increase collection of duties on imports. President Trump gathered the press on Friday to sign two new executive orders on trade. Trump has often accused China of unfair trading practices that hurt the US economy.

Author: 0 Teenager charged in sexual assault shown on Facebook

Police are expecting to make additional arrests as the investigation continues, and "as many as six people" are believed to have been involved in the attack. "The young men responsible, they should be ashamed of themselves, they humiliated themselves, they humiliated their families". "We obviously have a video of the incident, so we have verifiable objective evidence of what occurred to this young lady, but she's just having a very hard time".

Global Media ANC Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize also isn't happy with the reshuffle
Author: 0 ANC Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize also isn't happy with the reshuffle

According to Fin24, in a letter copied to other honorary consuls, she noted that "it has been hard enough to defend the Zuma presidency in recent times". Gordhan a year ago faced fraud charges that were criticised as a move to oust him by Zuma's associates. Analysts and local media have said the struggle between Gordan and Zuma is rooted in the president's desire to get more control over the Treasury, which has a world-class reputation for transparency and expertise.

Author: 0 Regional Conflicts & War on Terror Top Agenda of Arab Summit

The summit's host, Jordan's King Abdullah, said that Israeli settlements in the West Bank are an obstacle to peace. Arab leaders on Wednesday relaunched a peace plan that offers Israel full ties in exchange for Palestinian statehood, signaling to President Donald Trump that they are ready to engage if he tries to broker a broader Mideast peace.

Global Media Thousands hold pro-EU march in central London
Author: 0 Thousands hold pro-EU march in central London

Representatives of 27 EU countries, without the United Kingdom, which is not attending, are in Rome to mark 60 years since the creation of the European Economic Community, which later became the EU, by signing a new declaration on Capitoline Hill.

Author: 0 Armenia set to hold parliamentary elections

Armenia's ruling party goes into an election on Sunday neck-and-neck in the polls with a former coalition partner, making it hard to predict the victor of a vote that will usher in a new parliamentary system of government. The polls come after constitutional amendments initiated by Sarkisian in 2015 that his opponents say were created to keep the ruling Republican Party in power.

Global Media Egypt lawyer appeals court ruling backing islands transfer to Saudi
Author: 0 Egypt lawyer appeals court ruling backing islands transfer to Saudi

The move was announced after Egypt voted in favour of a Russian-drafted UN Security Council resolution on Syria that Saudi Arabia strongly opposed. The Egypt Court of Urgent Matters on Sunday struck down a ruling by the Egypt High Administrative Court regarding the transfer of two uninhabited Red Sea islands from Egypt to Saudi Arabia.

Author: 0 Women's basketball: Mississippi State's Teaira McCowan is the center of attention

She also led the Gamecocks to the national semifinals two years ago before losing to Notre Dame. As Schaefer said of her, "We probably need to remeasure her because she ain't the five in the second part of that". Mississippi State (34-5) slowly cut into its deficit, closing to 54-50 on Jazzmun Holmes' jumper. That brought a huge cheer from the thousands of Mississippi State fans who made the 8-hour trip from Starkville, Mississippi.

Global Media Indian sailors on small boat hijacked off Somali coast
Author: 0 Indian sailors on small boat hijacked off Somali coast

Pirates hijacked an Indian commercial ship off the coast of Somalia and the vessel is heading toward the shore, a former government anti-piracy official said. The ship set off from Mandavi in Mumbai and was on its way to Yemen's Al Mukala port from Dubai. Piracy off the coast of Somalia has dwindled in recent years and prior to February, Somali pirates had not hijacked a commercial vessel since 2012.

Author: 0 Development for all, appeasement of none, says UP CM

Talking with the BJP leaders and workers, he further said that since only two years are left for the Lok Sabha elections, the party workers should start the preparations for the same. He has said his government's motto is Sabka Saath-Sabka Vikas and asssures that there would be no discrimination against anyone in the name of caste, religion or gender and that there would be development for everyone and appeasement of none.

Global Media US President to sign executive orders on trade issues
Author: 0 US President to sign executive orders on trade issues

Second, the investigation will look into whether the deficits with countries are because of specific free-trade agreements that did not produce positive results they were expected to generate for USA businesses and workers, Ross said . steel manufacturers. Ross admitted, though, that the presence of a deficit did not necessarily mean that retaliatory or remedial action would be taken.

Global Media Ryan: 'I Want Us to Become a Unified Majority'
Author: 0 Ryan: 'I Want Us to Become a Unified Majority'

Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday he's going to give battered House Republicans another crack at a health care overhaul. "We promised that we would repeal and replace Obamacare, and that's exactly what we're going to do", House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., told reporters after the meeting.

Global Media A look at Britain's Great Repeal Bill for Brexit
Author: 0 A look at Britain's Great Repeal Bill for Brexit

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May will begin to take back control over thousands of European Union laws, under plans created to satisfy the desire of Brexit supporters to put power back in the hands of British legislators. We already miss you. Also looming large over negotiations is the so-called "exit bill" Britain will have to pay, estimated to be as much as €60 billion euros (RM285 billion).

Author: 0 Shiv Sena MP Gaikwad roughed up Air India duty manager

Sukumar on Thursday. The MP attacked the official for denying him from travelling business class on Delhi bound flight in Indira Gandhi International airport two days ago. Speaking to media in Mumbai yesterday, Shiv Sena Spokesperson Manisha Kayande stated that the party does not subscribe to any such reaction. Union civil aviation minister, Ashok Gajapathi Raju, who is a TDP MP from Andhra Pradesh, condemned the incident saying that such physical assaults will not be "encouraged".

Author: 0 Malaysia initially thought slain Kim Jong Nam was South Korean national

Nine Malaysians have arrived home safely from Pyongyang in a precisely timed exchange for the body of Mr Kim Jong Nam and three North Koreans suspected of being involved in his murder. North Korea appeared to have the upper hand in the talks to secure the return of Kim's body and the three nationals inside the embassy, experts said.

Global Media Japan to send ambassador back to S. Korea after comfort woman row
Author: 0 Japan to send ambassador back to S. Korea after comfort woman row

Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida announced that Ambassador Yasumasa Nagamine will fly back to Seoul on Tuesday, along with the consul-general in the South Korean city of Busan. "We must sincerely implement it", Kishida said. He said sending back the envoys also reflected Japan's concerns over the safety of Japanese nationals in South Korea "when the political situation is extremely uncertain".

Author: 0 SpaceX's reused Falcon 9 rocket nails the landing for a second time

The SES satellite launched Thursday is expected to boost communications capacity across Latin America, "ranging from the Gulf of California in Mexico to Cape Horn in Chile", according to SpaceX. SpaceX's success isn't just a new milestone for the company, but the industry as a whole - this marks the first ever re-flight of an orbit-class rocket.

Author: 0 Chinese premier calls for enhancing cooperation with New South Wales

Australia has rejected a Chinese push for a formal alignment of Canberra's A$5 billion (S$5.4 billion) state infrastructure fund with Beijing's New Silk Road strategy, over concerns it could damage relations with the U.S. "It is the responsibility of all countries in this region to work together and to maintain peace and stability in the South China Sea and uphold freedom of navigation and overflight", Li said.

Global Media Obama Admin. Created List of Russia Probe Docs
Author: 0 Obama Admin. Created List of Russia Probe Docs

An American senator has alleged that Russian Federation attempted to undermine the 2016 U.S. presidential election with a propaganda campaign "on steroids". The top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee claims Russian propaganda outlets like RT and Sputnik produced and peddled disinformation to US audiences in hopes of damaging Hillary Clinton.