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Global Media Netanyahu testifies in court that wife didn't kick him out of vehicle
Author: 0 Netanyahu testifies in court that wife didn't kick him out of vehicle

Igal Sarna wrote on his Facebook page a year ago that an angry Mrs Netanyahu ordered the prime minister's convoy to stop on the Tel Aviv-Jerusalem highway in the middle of the night because she did not want him in the auto any longer. "Everything that Sarna said was a lie". Anyone who knows anything at all about motorcade security would understand that such a situation could not have occurred, he said.

Global Media Manohar Parrikar wins floor test in Goa
Author: 0 Manohar Parrikar wins floor test in Goa

Parrikar, whose BJP heads a coalition government with a slim majority, was sworn in as Chief Minister of the coastal state for the fourth time on Tuesday. When Parrikar was asked to react to Rane going missing during the trust vote, he said: "Why are you asking me, ask him". Parrikar was first elected to the Goa Assembly in 1994.

Global Media Truck plunges through ice while driving on frozen lake
Author: 0 Truck plunges through ice while driving on frozen lake

One of the occupants can be heard screaming and the other yelling, "bail, bail". "Oh, that looks frightening", Cochrane says in the video, as they cross the frozen expanse. But they advised anyone planning to go out on the lake that there is a fast current underneath the water. As they drove over it, their truck suddenly crashed through the ice.

Global Media Rajnath Singh's security staffs does a recce of UP CM's house
Author: 0 Rajnath Singh's security staffs does a recce of UP CM's house

Most importantly, Mahana is close to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. The Bharatiya Janata Party is making its comeback in Uttar Pradesh after a gap of 15 years. Chouhan could also be the home minister should Rajnath Singh shift to Lucknow. However, the popular vote may tip the scales in favour of Yogi Adityanath.

Global Media Arsenal fans aren't happy about their summer pre-season plans
Author: 0 Arsenal fans aren't happy about their summer pre-season plans

The three teams will play against one another in a round robin three-match tournament at the 55,000-seater National Stadium. Arsenal players and fans must be dying to play Bayern again... "STB is delighted to partner with CMG to bring the only South-east Asian stop of the ICC for the next four years to Singapore", said STB chief executive Lionel Yeo.

Global Media Manohar Parrikar sworn in as Goa Chief Minister
Author: 0 Manohar Parrikar sworn in as Goa Chief Minister

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 13 seats in the 40-member Goa legislative assembly, but Parrikar has managed to create a coalition, which includes three MLAs each from the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) and the Goa Forward Party (GFP) and three Independents, which takes the total tally of the BJP-led coaliton to 22.

Global Media IDF strikes two Hamas installations in Gaza after rocket fired at Netivot
Author: 0 IDF strikes two Hamas installations in Gaza after rocket fired at Netivot

No injuries were reported on either side. The rocket fired at Israel fell in an open area of the Negev. Hamas said Israel carried "full responsibility" for the recent "dangerous escalation". The IDF planes demolished two Hamas terror facilities, the IDF said in a statement , adding that it saw Hamas as responsible for all terror activities in Gaza.

Global Media Astana talks starts without Syrian armed opposition group
Author: 0 Astana talks starts without Syrian armed opposition group

De Mistura is trying to mediate a political agreement between Syria's warring sides, and after a procedural round of talks in Geneva ended on March 3, he plans to bring the negotiators back for in-depth discussions on March 23. Another opposition official, Yahya al-Aridi, said of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry announcement: "Let them say what they wish". Work on such a deal has already begun, and talks involving Turkey, Iran, Russia, and the Assad government, are now in their third round in the ...

Global Media Parrikar Sworn in As Goa Chief Minister, Must Prove Majority March 16
Author: 0 Parrikar Sworn in As Goa Chief Minister, Must Prove Majority March 16

Meanwhile, the Congress moved the Supreme Court against Goa Governor's decision to invite Parrikar to form government in the state, despite the BJP emerging as the second largest party. The party claimed it has the support of 22 legislators when the leaders met the Governor on Sunday evening. Summary: MANGALURU: BJP has taken umbrage to a remark by Ivan D'Souza, chief whip of the government in the council that the saffron outfit has "commercialized democracy" in Goa.

Author: 0 Modi's Guru Dakshina to Advani

This India stands for development, Modi tweeted. "Modi's hard-line attitude is embodied in both his domestic policies, such as the ban on high-value currency notes, and in his diplomatic logic", it said. However, the Congress party is leading in Punjab and Manipur states. But as those pundits are fond of saying, local politics is different: the party held barely 10% of seats in Uttar Pradesh's own assembly.

Author: 0 China: Chile Trade Meeting Not About TPP

Trump's action followed his "America First" campaign kill any deals he deemed unfair, including TPP and possibly the North American Free Trade Agreement. Since the United States withdrawal, some TPP members like Australia, New Zealand, Chile and Singapore are seeking a trade agreement without the participation of the USA, called "TPP11" or "TPP12-1".

Global Media Rep. Hank Johnson blasts
Author: 0 Rep. Hank Johnson blasts "Trumpcare", millions will lose healthcare

Those projections - made after CBO officials examined the legislation introduced by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and that President Donald Trump thinks will be "a thing of beauty" when finished - have become the latest point of debate between supporters of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act , also known as Obamacare , and the proposed Republican replacement plan.

Global Media (RAD) Given Average Rating of
Author: 0 (RAD) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts

Mizuho reiterated a positive rating and set a $6.75 price target (down from $9.00) on shares of Rite Aid in a research report on Monday, January 30th. Moreover, challenges related to the pharmacy reimbursement rate, which have been affecting the results in recent quarters, is expected to linger throughout fiscal 2017.

Global Media SM Krishna set to join BJP this week
Author: 0 SM Krishna set to join BJP this week

As per the earlier plan, Mr. Krishna was supposed to hold consultations with BJP National president Amit Shah on Tuesday. Similarly, there was uncertainty about Mr. He had also served as Governor of Maharashtra. "If one considers it as a loss, we will definitely manage it", he said. The party believes this could be up his street as he is not keen on contesting elections anymore given his advancing age.

Global Media Shiva Sena's Mahadeshwar Elected Mumbai Mayor, Has BJP Backing
Author: 0 Shiva Sena's Mahadeshwar Elected Mumbai Mayor, Has BJP Backing

After almost a week of little to no activity in the legislature, and a four-day holiday, speaker Haribhau Bagade and legislative council chairman Ramraje Nimbalkar, attempted to end the deadlock by calling for an all-party meeting. The Shiv Sena recorded its lowest tally managing only 49 chairperson and 53 vice chairperson posts. The BJP tried to counter the attack by pushing through legislative business amid the din.

Global Media How to celebrate St. Patrick's Day
Author: 0 How to celebrate St. Patrick's Day

Dicey's publican George O'Poulos (as he will be known this Friday) even suggests that you get the WHOLE office up to Dicey's this Friday! At the Irish Flag Raising Ceremony at City Hall on Friday, March 10, Mayor James Davis, an Irish-American, called March "the best month of the year".

Global Media Obama Demoted Andrew Jackson on the $20, Trump Visits His Tomb
Author: 0 Obama Demoted Andrew Jackson on the $20, Trump Visits His Tomb

So why have presidents in the 35 years since taken a hard pass on paying tributes to Jackson - and why did Trump choose to break that boycott by honoring Jackson today with not only a wreath , but a salute? Trump said on Wednesday . Jackson's era is remembered as the period when 'the principle that political power in America rested with ordinary people became firmly entrenched, ' according to another Jackson biographer, H.W.

Global Media China's political season ends with Premier Li's press conference
Author: 0 China's political season ends with Premier Li's press conference

As for China's economy, Li acknowledged that Beijing lowered its growth target to around 6.5% but expressed confidence that medium to high growth will continue over the long run. Outstanding credit at the end of 2016 was equal to about 258 percent of total economic output, up from 160 percent in 2008, according Bloomberg Intelligence estimates.

Global Media Less than one tenth of reefs unbleached
Author: 0 Less than one tenth of reefs unbleached

Bleaching happens when corals under stress drive out the algae known as zooxanthellae that give them colour. For the new study, an worldwide team examined the impact of three major bleaching events - in 1998, 2002 and 2016 - over the reef's entire 2,300-kilometre (1,400-mile) length.

Global Media Hertfordshire woman loses legal fight over her mother's will
Author: 0 Hertfordshire woman loses legal fight over her mother's will

For claimants who were not partners or spouses, "reasonable financial provision", as defined by the Inheritance Act, is limited to the kind of award the claimant would have received in maintenance or as a lump sum in lieu of maintenance, if they had been in a marriage or marriage-like relationship.

Global Media New Zealand's Whanganui River gets the legal rights of a person
Author: 0 New Zealand's Whanganui River gets the legal rights of a person

Both will be required to speak for the best interests of the river in the future when issues which might affect it are being decided. While this is the first time a natural resource has been granted legal personality, New Zealand has granted legal personality to other unusual entities before.

Global Media Audi CEO says his private home not part of prosecutors' raids
Author: 0 Audi CEO says his private home not part of prosecutors' raids

This is the first raid of Audi since VW's diesel scandal broke out in 2015. "With these search orders we aim to clarify in particular who was involved in deploying the technology concerned and in the provision of false information to third parties", the Munich prosecutor's office said in a statement on Wednesday.

Author: 0 White House releases 2005 Trump tax details before TV report

The return revealed that Trump paid $38 million in federal income taxes on a reported income of $150 million in 2005. Trump also paid tens of millions of dollars in other taxes such as sales and excise taxes and employment taxes, the statement said .

Global Media Dutch election: Wilders v Rutte tests future of populism in Europe
Author: 0 Dutch election: Wilders v Rutte tests future of populism in Europe

Rutte's center-right People's Party for Freedom and Democracy was reported to be slightly ahead of Wilders' Party of Freedom over the last few days. After casting his vote Wednesday, Rutte urged people to try to imagine the global reaction if the Freedom Party secured the largest percentage of votes.

Global Media Mario Gotze Ruled Out For Season With Illness
Author: 0 Mario Gotze Ruled Out For Season With Illness

In a statement released on the club's website, Dortmund claim they hope to have Gotze fully fit, healthy and ready for the start of the 2017-18 season. Gotze's father Jurgen is also hoping for a speedy recovery, although he admits that patience is the key to ensuring the World Cup victor returns to peak condition.

Global Media Surge in economic optimism among American CEOs
Author: 0 Surge in economic optimism among American CEOs

Bolten praised the Trump administration for moves to freeze and roll back regulations, calling the efforts "refreshing for the system" following a run of environmental rules in prior administrations that he said stifled growth. The highest level in the past decade hit 113 in the January-March period of 2011. He cited enthusiasm among CEOs to work with Washington on "far-reaching tax reform" as well as a "smarter approach to regulation".

Author: 0 Tusk: EU 'Will Not be Intimidated By Threats' on Brexit Deal

However, ITV News' political editor Robert Peston said he did not think Mrs May would trigger Article 50 until the end of March. But May succeeded in warding off a potential rebellion from a handful of pro-EU Conservatives in the lower chamber, the House of Commons, where May only has a slim majority.

Global Media England and New Zealand could meet in a mouth-watering November Twickenham clash
Author: 0 England and New Zealand could meet in a mouth-watering November Twickenham clash

England will surpass New Zealand's world record of 18 successive Test victories if they beat Ireland on Saturday to claim a second successive Grand Slam. England will play Argentina, Australia and Samoa in the global window. The two nations have not met since 2014, when England toured the Land of the Long White Cloud in a three-Test summer series along with an autumn global return Test at Twickenham, and England haven't beaten the All Blacks since their famous 38-21 home victory in December ...

Author: 0 Rachel Maddow Claims To Have 'Trump's Tax Returns'

The White House added that it is "totally illegal to steal and publish tax returns" and is bashing the "dishonest media". Trump has steadfastly refused to release his full tax returns since beginning his presidential campaign, a departure from his modern-day White House predecessors.

Author: 0 United States very likely to leave UN Council on Human Rights

The secretary of state's letter was first reported by Foreign Policy magazine. "Although it can be argued that this is the only such organization devoted to human rights, the Human Rights Council needs significant reforms for our further participation in it", Tillerson wrote.

Global Media SC seeks all records of De Lima cases
Author: 0 SC seeks all records of De Lima cases

In its comment, the SolGen said that under Section 90 of the Republic Act 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act, the RTC has exclusive jurisdiction to try cases that falls under the violation of the dangerous drugs law. Thus, DOJ should have referred the investigation to the Ombudsman. In his statement at the start of the oral arguments, Hilbay said the arrest warrant for De Lima must be dismissed because of the DOJ's failure to agree with the Office of the Solicitor General on the ...

Global Media South Region: UNC, Kentucky and UCLA could make for scoring fireworks
Author: 0 South Region: UNC, Kentucky and UCLA could make for scoring fireworks

Top-seeded SC hosts UNC Asheville in the first round on Friday (ESPN2, 5 p.m. ET) at home in Colonial Life Arena. That could be good news for UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball, who also is in the conversation for the draft's top pick. The reason for the long layoff was an NCAA ban that spanned from 2001-'15 that was levied against SC for its decision to fly the Confederate flag at the state Capitol.

Global Media NCCU Basketball Preview: Four things you need to know about UC Davis
Author: 0 NCCU Basketball Preview: Four things you need to know about UC Davis

UC Davis is averaging 69.4 points per game on offense this season while allowing 68.9 on defense. Six-foot-7 senior J.T. Adenrele (5.1) is the only other Aggie, averaging four or more rebounds per game. The NCAA Tournament officially begins Tuesday and Wednesday with First Four action. We at The Aggie wish you the best of luck. In 2014-15, they made their first ever-postseason appearance when they were bounced out of the first round of the NIT after going 14-2 in conference play.

Author: 0 United States deploys attack drones to South Korea amid rising tensions

South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) Chairman Lee Sun-jin and Commander of the USFK Vincent Brooks also "flew aboard USS Carl Vinson " and "observed its Carrier Strike Group (CSG) operations" on Sunday as the supercarrier conducted patrols in the water surrounding the Korean Peninsula, USFK said on Monday.

Global Media Top lawmakers see no evidence for Trump wiretap claim
Author: 0 Top lawmakers see no evidence for Trump wiretap claim

Nunes, a fierce White House ally, added that absent such evidence, he could conclude only that no wiretap had ever been put in place. But on Wednesday, Devin Nunes, the Republican Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said he did not believe Mr Trump's phones had been tapped.

Global Media Wisconsin men's hockey: Big Ten tournament preview
Author: 0 Wisconsin men's hockey: Big Ten tournament preview

In fact, some feel it's one of the greatest stories in Big Ten history. MI finished the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons with a combined.500 record in conference play and recorded just one NCAA tournament victory (a play-in victory over Tulsa).

Author: 0 The Series of Massive Yahoo Security Breaches: Verdict to Be Announced Soon

The other two defendants, Alexsey "Magg" Alexseyevich Belan and Karim Baratov, are believed to be the criminal hackers. The announcement comes as U.S. It so happens that Yahoo Inc.in recent years has faced a series of successive hacking attacks. Following the hack, Verizon, which planned to acquire Yahoo for $4.8 billion, announced that it would review the terms of the agreement, including the purchase price.

Author: 0 White House Responds to Rachel Maddow's Tax Returns Report

David Cay Johnston at the time published a Reuters column saying the company, then the parent company of Fox News, made almost $5 billion in income tax refunds. That's a bogus excuse . And, the IRS said that anyone who is under audit is not prohibited from releasing his or her returns. The documents, which The Daily Beast summarized, show that Trump paid just $5.3 million in regular federal income tax on an income of over than $ 150 million that year-a rate of less than four percent.

Global Media Death toll from Ethiopia landslide reaches 72
Author: 0 Death toll from Ethiopia landslide reaches 72

The death toll has risen to 72 after Saturday's collapse of a mountain of garbage in a landfill outside Ethiopia's capital, state broadcaster EBC reported Tuesday. Others have blamed the construction of a new waste-to-energy plant at Koshe. Lencho said he could not comment on the cause of tragedy, saying an investigation was under way.