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Global Media Punjab battle: AAP upbeat as Akalis, Congress keep up bold face
Author: 0 Punjab battle: AAP upbeat as Akalis, Congress keep up bold face

While Shiromani Akali Dal and BJP alliance were lagging behind, Congress was leading in 37 seats. This is a big question whether Congress will form government in 10 years or AAP will form its first government. "We will win around 65 seats", he said here. Assembly elections for five states including UP, Goa and Punjab have come to an end. "The counting of votes will take place on Saturday (11 March) for which all necessary preparations have been made", an election office spokesman ...

Global Media More states seek to halt Trump's new travel ban in court
Author: 0 More states seek to halt Trump's new travel ban in court

Or it may not be. Seattle U.S. District Judge James Robart said a motions or a complaint need to be filed in order to rule on the new executive order. If states wanted to challenge the revised version, they could do so in a non-emergency proceeding, to allow Judge Robart "a more complete opportunity to assess the provisions of the new executive order".

Global Media Will Congress make it to the majority mark in Punjab?
Author: 0 Will Congress make it to the majority mark in Punjab?

According to exit polls, the SAD-BJP combine might struggle to reach double- digits in the 117 member House. The mass response to AAP has been spectacular this poll season and Bhagwant Mann may just have reasons to smile if the predictions turn into reality.

Author: 0 Big jobs report today: 4 things to know

Updated local jobless numbers won't be available for a few more weeks. Hawaii's lowest unemployment rate since January 1976 - the oldest available data - was 2.4 percent, achieved from October through December 2006 and May through September 1989.

Global Media Interactive map compares tax credits under Obamacare, GOP health plan
Author: 0 Interactive map compares tax credits under Obamacare, GOP health plan

President Trump circled the wagons with House GOP leaders to try to get recalcitrant Republicans to support their plan to pass a repeal of Obamacare on Friday. It would allow young people to stay on their parents' health plan until age 26, ban insurers from discriminating against those with pre-existing conditions and bans insurers from setting a lifetime dollar limit on coverage.

Global Media The Truth About the GOP Health-Care Plan
Author: 0 The Truth About the GOP Health-Care Plan

We take stock of the new plan with two MA health care leaders. Given all this resistance, the law is far from a done deal. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), who has flat-out said he opposes it . "So essentially, you've got a situation where you're giving a flat amount that doesn't do anything for affordability for the lowest earning Americans".

Global Media Bayern blitz leaves Wenger with nowhere to hide
Author: 0 Bayern blitz leaves Wenger with nowhere to hide

ALEXIS SANCHEZ MADE plenty of headlines prior to Arsenal's Champions League clash with Bayern Munich and is likely to make a few more following another humbling night for the Gunners. When the ref had given a yellow, OK we have to take it on the chin: I have to stand up for it. On Ozil, Wenger added: "I haven't decided, he still felt not too well after game".

Global Media Man found with 10 lbs. of cocaine strapped to legs, police say
Author: 0 Man found with 10 lbs. of cocaine strapped to legs, police say

Luperon was returning to the U.S. from the Dominican Republic via John F. Kennedy International Airport in NY. While going through customs Luperon appeared nervous and clearly had bulges in his trousers. "This seizure is another example of our CBP officers being ever vigilant in protecting the United States from the distribution of these illicit drugs ", Leon Hayward , acting director of CBP's New York Field Operations, said in a statement.

Global Media BJP likely to become single largest party in UP, say exit polls
Author: 0 BJP likely to become single largest party in UP, say exit polls

Congress on the other hand its vice-president Rahul Gandhi helming the campaign for the party with Navjot Singh Sidhu and Captain Amarinder Singh joining Gandhi. "Based on the work done by the Congress government, we are going to form the government again", Rawat said. The government was formed with Mulayam as the chief minister.

Author: 0 Srinagar-Jammu national highway remains closed for 3rd day

The snowfall near the Jawahar Tunnel and Banihal and rain along the Srinagar-Jammu highway forced authorities to suspend traffic. Efforts are on to clear the highway of the blockades at various places including Battery Cheshma, Anookhi fall, Digdol, Panthyal, Ramsoo, Gangroo, Karol, Mehar, Chanderkot, Peerah, Sarga and Nashri.

Author: 0 Trump invites Abbas to the White House

The conversation was reported to have only lasted minutes, where Abbas was believed to have spoken to Trump about peace and the illegal Israeli settlements on Palestinian lands. In his remarks, the United States president supported the relocation of the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to the occupied Jerusalem al-Quds. The most sensitive issue on the table between Israel and Palestine is the construction and expansion of settlements by Israel in the West Bank and East Jerusalem areas.

Global Media Berlin Hopes Ankara to End Comparisons of Modern Germany With Nazis
Author: 0 Berlin Hopes Ankara to End Comparisons of Modern Germany With Nazis

Merkel vowed to "work for German-Turkish relations, on the basis of our values and in all clarity" - stressing that these included the freedoms of speech, the press and assembly. "The BfV [Germany's domestic intelligence agency] is observing a significant increase in intelligence efforts by Turkey in Germany", it said in a statement on its website on Wednesday (8 March).

Author: 0 Sean Spicer, barred from Air Force One, avoids the cameras

Spicer's comments came as federal officials launched a criminal investigation into WikiLeaks' publication of documents allegedly detailing Central Intelligence Agency hacking operations, several U.S. During his presentation at the White House, Trump said "nearly half of all private sector workers are employed by small businesses", and "community banks are the backbone of small business in America".

Global Media Casper Man Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography
Author: 0 Casper Man Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography

A Saskatoon man is accused of being involved in an global child pornography ring. Police have busted an worldwide child pornography ring involving a Saskatoon man. Thursday's release said the AG's Child Exploitation Unit received a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children about Fry. Officers allege Chicoine arranged access to video and facilitated live-streaming of child pornography in the Philippines and Romania.

Global Media Samuel Ogbemudia is Dead
Author: 0 Samuel Ogbemudia is Dead

He prayed that God Almighty will comfort all who mourn the late Brig-Gen Ogbemudia and grant his soul eternal rest. Brigadier Ogbemudia (retd), who was the first military administrator of old Mid Western region, was later elected executive Governor old Bendel State, now Edo and Delta.

Author: 0 Hammond faces backbench battle after ditching manifesto tax pledge

While someone who earns £25,000 a year, after expenses, is £182 a year worse off from April 2019 and a self-employed worker who earns £50,000 a year after taxes will be down by about £722 a year. Mr Hammond also announced the introduction of T-Levels, which will replace over 13,000 qualifications across the United Kingdom with 15 career route focused courses for technical disciplines.

Global Media Stand Your Ground Denied In Movie Theater Shooting
Author: 0 Stand Your Ground Denied In Movie Theater Shooting

Witnesses told investigators that Reeves, 74, had become increasingly agitated in the minutes leading up to the January 13, 2014, shooting - and at one point left the theater to complain about Oulson text messaging during movie previews. The "Stand Your Ground" law says that if a person is in reasonable fear of death or serious injury, they can use deadly force without having a duty to try to escape the situation first.

Global Media ECB Leaves Policy Unchanged, Crude Oil Below $50
Author: 0 ECB Leaves Policy Unchanged, Crude Oil Below $50

Increasing efficiency in US shale oil production has made it competitively priced in comparison to West African and Asian sweet crude oil, and USA exports are redrawing the world's energy map, CME Group reported Friday. The market woke up to the possibility that USA shale production could undermine OPECs efforts. That was an increase of 8.2 million barrels from a week earlier.

Global Media Han-sol: My father was killed
Author: 0 Han-sol: My father was killed

In the video, the man speaking in English says, "My name is Kim Han-sol, from North Korea, part of the Kim family". Kim Jong Nam's son, in hiding since his father's VX nerve-agent murder in Malaysia, spoke out in a video , saying he's with his mother and sister.

Global Media ICE To Release Detained 'Dreamer' Daniela Vargas
Author: 0 ICE To Release Detained 'Dreamer' Daniela Vargas

Federal agents detained Vargas on March 1 just minutes after she criticized USA deportation policies at a news conference in Jackson. Her attorney said a friend, was driving Vargas from the press conference when ICE officials pulled them over on the freeway and detained Vargas.

Author: 0 Trump has 'no recollection' of meeting with Russian ambassador

Trump too has invoked the specter of McCarthyism alleging that President Obama had his phone tapped during the presidential campaign. He also questioned if the United States should defend North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries that don't pay a fair share of their bills.

Author: 0 US adds 235K jobs, unemployment rate falls to 4.7%

The unemployment rate dipped to a low 4.7 percent from 4.8 percent, the Labor Department reported Friday. "The fact that hundreds of thousands more people found new jobs last month is a good sign that our economy is moving in the right direction", he said.

Global Media Barcelona's stunning comeback will never be forgotten - Luis Enrique
Author: 0 Barcelona's stunning comeback will never be forgotten - Luis Enrique

Those prayers were answered by Edinson Cavani , who scored in the 62 minute to make it 5-3 on aggregate for PSG . No one believed him and he probably didn't even believe himself, but it happened and it happened in some style. One person who admired his performance was his Brazil teammate Philippe Coutinho, who has been linked with a move to Barcelona . Angel Di Maria came on for PSG and could have made it 3-2 on the night when he raced clear only to shoot wide.

Global Media News Corp Cartoonist Bill Leak Dead After Suspected Heart Attack
Author: 0 News Corp Cartoonist Bill Leak Dead After Suspected Heart Attack

Most recently, Leak shot to headlines for a controversial cartoon of an Indigenous father holding a cab of beer and asking a police officer what his son's name was. Whittaker said Leak was "simply irreplaceable". Leak, in an interview on the ABC's Lateline program, said: "I have been hammered with this ever since the cartoon was published".

Global Media Man killed daughter-in-law for 'disrespecting' him
Author: 0 Man killed daughter-in-law for 'disrespecting' him

Fox40 reported Bibia Muslim, was found dead inside a home garage in the 800 block of Bluebill Way. Next door neighbor Vanessa Sanchez said she called 911 after the victim's husband ran over to her home shouting his wife was dead. Because of a language barrier, police had an Federal Bureau of Investigation linguist help translate between Punjabi and English and the Mattos said he's grateful the partnership led to a confession.

Author: 0 Congress to probe Trump wiretap claim, FBI disputes it

FBI Director James Comey has said Obama did not authorize any wiretaps and has asked the Justice Department to publicly refute Trump's accusations, a us official confirmed Sunday to USA TODAY . Jason Johnson, a professor of political science in Baltimore, told Al Jazeera that any investigation was likely to be short. It would be illegal for the president to authorize a wiretap.

Author: 0 Congress Warns Donald Trump: Stop Deleting Your Tweets

In a letter to White House lawyers , Republican Jason Chaffetz and Democrat Elijah Cummings of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform raise concerns over the deleted tweets. "Many of the messages sent from [President Trump's twitter] accounts are likely to be presidential records and therefore must be preserved". The law says that the President can dispose of records that "no longer have administrative, historical, informational, or evidentiary value", but only after consulting with ...

Author: 0 Commission Chief, Juncker, Hopes UK Would Re-enter EU Soon

Even Ireland - likely to be the U.K.'s closest ally in the Brexit negotiation - is now taking a firm line. "If someone says "you're not behaving properly so you won't get the money", that's unacceptable", she told media. One of May's harshest critics, her former cabinet colleague and former Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, attended. "They are going in the same direction".

Author: 0 Trump Escalates Unchecked War with US Marines Now Inside Syria

The newly-deployed troops join the 500 US military personnel already on the ground, where they are assisting Kurdish and Syrian coalition militia in the final leg of an offensive that has been months in the making . Operation Euphrates Rage, aimed at liberating Raqqa from Daesh, was launched by the SDF on November 5, 2016. The latest deployment signals an emboldened US military operation that has its sights set on a speedy offensive in Raqqa.

Author: 0 Turkey-backed rebels and regime forces clash in northern Syria

That Marine unit was subsequently replaced by an Army unit, the military official said. Pentagon spokesman Captain Jeff Davis told reporters last month that American intelligence had reason to believe Raqqa's ISIS leadership had begun to flee the city.

Author: 0 Won't let BJP to run UP if there's no victor: Akhilesh

Maintaining that the SP-Congress alliance should get a majority to form a government on its own, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has said "but if there is some requirement to form the government, then no one will want that there should be President's rule in Uttar Pradesh or that the BJP runs the government with a remote control".

Author: 0 US Marines deploy artillery battery to Syria

The US military confirmed Thursday that an extra 400 US troops have been deployed to Syria, including Marines who will support a major offensive to recapture al-Raqqa, Islamic State's de-facto capital in the country. Central Command. Kurdish forces are expected to hand more villages to the Syrian Army West of Manbij in the next days. Rather, they will be providing support to the already-present USA troops and the SDF.

Global Media Pope Francis Open to Studying Ordination of Married Men as Priests
Author: 0 Pope Francis Open to Studying Ordination of Married Men as Priests

Francis has shown particular openness to receiving concrete proposals for ordaining married men as well as his own pastoral concern for men who have left ministry to marry. The CNN story provides this background: "The Roman Catholic Church believes priests should not marry based on certain passages in the Bible, and because it believes that the priest acts " in persona Christi " (in the person of Christ) and should therefore be celibate, like Christ".

Global Media Is The US Gearing Up For A New Intervention In Syria?
Author: 0 Is The US Gearing Up For A New Intervention In Syria?

The Times of London illustrates its coverage of USA and Russian troops in Manbij , Syria, with that very image, noting that this is the closest cooperation on the battlefield between Moscow and Washington since World War II. Yildirim said the meetings would continue today. The US has clarified that it is taking measures to avoid clashes between the YPG and Turkish forces.

Global Media Helicopter crashes in outskirts of Istanbul; 5 killed
Author: 0 Helicopter crashes in outskirts of Istanbul; 5 killed

The helicopter was said to have been carrying "high-level business executives" when it crashed on a motorway in Buyukcekmece - an area on the outskirts of the Turkish city. Eyewitness Fikret Karatekin, a taxi driver, told CNN-Turk television by telephone that the helicopter slammed into the tower before crashing on the highway.

Global Media Mario Kart 8 Deluxe overview trailer reveals Gold Mario
Author: 0 Mario Kart 8 Deluxe overview trailer reveals Gold Mario

These new courses will feature selections from previous titles such as Mario Kart 7 . Otherwise four people can play split screen (even in portable mode). Race your friends or battle them in a revised battle-mode on new and returning battle courses. Battlers can also enjoy a brand new cops and robbers-style mode known as Renegade Roundup.

Author: 0 Four-year-old last seen in auto alleged to be stolen

An AMBER Alert was issued after police said Mikesha Lawson (above) abducted 4-year-old Mikeya Houston Thursday afternoon in Buffalo. Police say that the black 2008 Toyota Camry was left running outside the home on Romanway Crescent near Jane Street and Lawrence Avenue at around 6 a.m.

Global Media 2 killed, 1 injured in shooting at Basel cafe
Author: 0 2 killed, 1 injured in shooting at Basel cafe

The café is located in a residential neighbourhood in Basel. Terrorism is "excluded" as an element of the crime, which appeared to be a "targeted" attack on the victims, the statement said. A bullet hole was visible in one of the windows of the cafe. Shootings are rare in Switzerland, but men who have done military service are allowed to keep their weapons at home.

Global Media Boy's homework assignment leads to big WWII-era find
Author: 0 Boy's homework assignment leads to big WWII-era find

His father, Klaus Kristiansen, said, "I hoped we might find some old plates or something for Daniel to show in school". Klaus encouraged his 14-year-old son, Daniel, to go out and find the plane as part of his assignment. Air Force calls the Bf 109 "the backbone of the Luftwaffe fighter force" since it served in all fronts of the war. The Messerschmitt Bf 109 was one of the first true fighter planes of World War II.

Author: 0 Axe Attack in Germany Injures at Least 7 People

One man has been arrested, local police confirmed, correcting earlier reports of multiple arrests. There are conflicting reports as to whether police are searching for other suspects. "We were standing on the track, waiting for the train". The man arrested was also injured, spokeswoman for Dusseldorf police Anja Kynast said. The train came, and suddenly someone jumped out with an ax [and] hit the people.

Global Media Look on my works, ye mighty … Ozymandias statue found in mud
Author: 0 Look on my works, ye mighty … Ozymandias statue found in mud

Ramesses or Ramses II, also known as Ozymandias, was the most celebrated pharaoh and reigned from 1279 to 1213 BCE. The site of discovery is near the ruins of Ramses II's temple in the ancient city of Heliopolis. "The sun god created the world in Heliopolis, in Matariya", he said. "That means everything had to be built here". As of 2015, ARCE explained, the archaeological items in Heliopolis were submerged in 1 1/2 to 3 feet of water - a "most challenging environment" for archaeologists ...

Author: 0 New Survey Projects Emmanuel Macron ahead of Marine Le Pen

Credit Suisse said it will regularly update its " Risk Barometer " to reflect levels of systematic risk in European bond and equity markets. Credit Suisse wasn't the only one to throw criticism toward Le Pen on Thursday. Scenario one, billed as "positive" by Switzerland's number two bank, sees pro-European, centrist candidates winning in France and Germany when the key continental powers vote in April and September, respectively.