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Nehls seeks driver of truck with profane rant toward Trump Nehls seeks driver of truck with profane rant toward Trump
- November 16, 2017

She said the truck belongs to her husband but that she sometimes drives it. "They smile. They stop you", Fonseca told ABC affiliate KTRK . "They're like, 'We wish that we could do this and we had enough guts to do it, and you're doing it, '" Fonseca said. (more...)
Gujjars in Rajasthan won't get reservation for the time being Gujjars in Rajasthan won't get reservation for the time being
- November 16, 2017

The high court had directed the state government to take prior permission of the apex court before implementing the new provisions for increasing the quota ceiling sought to be introduced by the bill. If the Bill comes into effect, the total OBC quota in the State for government jobs and seats in educational institutions would have increased to 54%. (more...)
Shoplifting UCLA Basketball Stars Released From China, Donald Trump Takes Credit Shoplifting UCLA Basketball Stars Released From China, Donald Trump Takes Credit
- November 16, 2017

Per Dan Wetzel of Yahoo Sports, Chinese law called for penalties between three and 10 years in prison for anyone convicted of "robbing public or private property using force, coercion, or other methods". Riley, Hill and Ball were arrested on suspicion of shoplifting from three high-end stores in a shopping center next to the team's hotel in Hangzhou but were released on bail November 8. (more...)
20 claims of 'inappropriate behaviour' against Kevin Spacey: theatre 20 claims of 'inappropriate behaviour' against Kevin Spacey: theatre
- November 16, 2017

The US star began performing at the Old Vic, in Waterloo, in the nineties and served as its artistic director from 2004-15. A leading British theatre, The Old Vic, has found 20 cases of inappropriate behaviour complaints lodged against Kevin Spacey . (more...)
Modi's honeymoon period over but public's love continues: Pew Research Modi's honeymoon period over but public's love continues: Pew Research
- November 16, 2017

The survey also found that 79 percent of the public is satisfied with the way that the democracy is now working. Incidentally, Kerala was not part of the survey which was conducted between February 21 and March 10, 2017. In a comparison of the popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi , Congress President Sonia Gandhi , Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal , PM Modi emerged as the most popular, with a favourability rating 30 percentage points ... (more...)
Greater Noida: BJP leader Shiv Kumar shot dead by attacker Greater Noida: BJP leader Shiv Kumar shot dead by attacker
- November 16, 2017

Reports say that two other occupants of the auto were also severely injured. The BJP leader died instantly. The assailants fled the spot, the police said. "Every other day, we hear cases of chain/mobile snatching and robberies", said Ram Dikshit, a resident of Matrika Nagar in Khora told The Hindustan Times . (more...)
Canada takes softwood lumber dispute with USA to NAFTA appeal panel
- November 16, 2017

The US Commerce Department imposed countervailing duties from the start of November ranging from 3.34 percent to 18.19 percent on the price of Canadian lumber products, after concluding that the northern neighbor had unfairly subsidized and dumped product on the US market. (more...)
Virat Kohli wants Delhiites to act against growing pollution Virat Kohli wants Delhiites to act against growing pollution
- November 16, 2017

The ban, imposed last week after Delhi's air quality recorded "severe" levels of pollution gives an exemption only to trucks carrying essential items. Following their meeting, both Arvind Kejriwal and Manohar Lal Khattar addressed a joint press conference in Chandigarh said that they had a positive discussion. (more...)
Warm and Dry Thursday… But a Change is Coming Warm and Dry Thursday… But a Change is Coming
- November 16, 2017

Skies gradually clear throughout the morning today , it becomes breezy this afternoon, and highs reach into the upper 50s. A cold front will then approach Saturday . Next week brings some uncertainty with high confidence on Monday and highs in the upper 50s-low 60s however Tuesday highs may range anywhere from the low 50s to mid 60s so will continue to monitor the latest models. (more...)
Trump administration to reverse Obama ban on elephant trophy imports Trump administration to reverse Obama ban on elephant trophy imports
- November 16, 2017

The Trump administration will again allow hunters to import the heads of elephants killed in two African countries back to the United States, reversing an Obama-era ban and furthering the administration's efforts to promote hunting. The U.S. government's decision has been lauded by the Safari Club and the National Rifle Association (NRA), who have praised the administration for recognising the importance of "sound scientific wildlife management". (more...)
Pradyuman murder case: Ashok Kumar's bail plea adjourned till 20 Nov Pradyuman murder case: Ashok Kumar's bail plea adjourned till 20 Nov
- November 16, 2017

Later in the evening, while addressing a press conference in the evening, they said Kumar killed the boy after attempting sexual assault. Meanwhile, the hearing on bail application of bus conductor Ashok Kumar, arrested by the Gurugram police is scheduled to be heard on Thursday at the Sessions Court here. (more...)
Global Sugars and Sweeteners Market Growth 2017 Trends, Outlook and Forecast 2022 Global Sugars and Sweeteners Market Growth 2017 Trends, Outlook and Forecast 2022
- November 16, 2017

This market research analysis identifies the increase in keyword activities as one of the primary growth factors for this market. Furthermore, a segmentation of prominent players on the basis of geography is also conferred via this report . (more...)
Supreme Court's word on Ayodhya dispute final: UP Governor Supreme Court's word on Ayodhya dispute final: UP Governor
- November 16, 2017

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, the founder of the Art of Living Foundation, on Thursday said that Hindus and Muslims need to come together with friendship and goodwill in order to resolve the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi dispute. "But the apex court's final verdict will be binding", Naik said. "There is no relevance of the clamour for agreement over Ram Janmabhoomi after the archaeological evidence in this regard have been found to be in favour of Hindus", Sharad Sharma, VHP spokesperson said. (more...)
Greek rescue crews search for six people missing after deadly floods Greek rescue crews search for six people missing after deadly floods
- November 16, 2017

The fire department said on Thursday it had received 660 calls for help to pump water from flooded homes and businesses since Wednesday morning, while it had rescued 88 people trapped in houses and vehicles. "We learned with sorrow that the floods that hit the Attica region of Greece on 15 November 2017, caused loss of life and material damage", said the ministry. (more...)
Showers Forecast Thursday, Thunderstorms Possible Showers Forecast Thursday, Thunderstorms Possible
- November 16, 2017

Winds are going to pick up slightly but remain out of the south around 5 to 15 miles per hour. Tonight , it will be mostly clear with a low of 34 and a north northwest wind of 5 to 7 miles per hour, becoming light and variable in the evening, according to the weather service. (more...)
Germany Strike Late To Draw With France And Preserve Unbeaten Run Germany Strike Late To Draw With France And Preserve Unbeaten Run
- November 16, 2017

As the match progressed, France assumed control of the ball and the proceedings on the pitch. France eventually broke the deadlock in the 33rd minute as Martial unselfishly teed up Lacazette for the simple tap-in from close range, 1-0. France should have sealed the deal in the 89th minute, but Anthony Martial failed to overcome Germany goalkeeper Kevin Trapp following a one-on-one encounter. (more...)
UK Reportedly Ready to Pay 450 Mln Pound Debt to Iran UK Reportedly Ready to Pay 450 Mln Pound Debt to Iran
- November 16, 2017

The Sun said Iran has demanded that Britain pay back the 400 million pounds, which the former Shah of Iran paid in 1979 for 1,750 Chieftain tanks and other vehicles, nearly none of which was eventually delivered. "The settlement of the United Kingdom government's debt to Iran has no connection with the case of Mrs. Zaghari". The Foreign Office said lawyers would discuss over the next fortnight whether such action would "have a positive impact". (more...)
Cambodia's former opposition leader announces return to politics Cambodia's former opposition leader announces return to politics
- November 16, 2017

Sam Rainsy, who led the party during that vote, went into exile in 2016 and faces a jail term for a criminal defamation conviction if he returns. Prime Minister Hun Sen has been leading the CPP in Cambodia for almost 33 years, and many experts see his government's dismantling of the opposition CNRP - a party that almost dethroned the ruling party in the 2013 general election - as an attempt to corner the competition and guarantee the CPP the July 2018 national election. (more...)
Iran's Rouhani visits quake-hit area Iran's Rouhani visits quake-hit area
- November 16, 2017

Ali Gulani, 42, lives in the province's badly-hit town of Qasr-e-Shirin, and told BBC Persian people were burning crates to try to stay warm. Gulani said there were an average of three strong aftershocks an hour, triggering panic. Search and rescue operations are nearly complete while relief operations could take months, Mansoureh Bagheri, director of global operations at the Iranian Red Crescent, told CNN on Tuesday. (more...)
Duterte wants a legally binding South China Sea code Duterte wants a legally binding South China Sea code
- November 16, 2017

The latest ASEAN Chairman's Statement said: "We discussed the matters relating to the South China Sea and took note of the improving relations between ASEAN and China and, in this regard, are encouraged by the adoption of the framework of the Code of Conduct for the South China Sea (COC), which will facilitate the work and negotiation for the conclusion of a substantive and effective COC". (more...)
Homicide detective shot in head in Baltimore, police say Homicide detective shot in head in Baltimore, police say
- November 16, 2017

The detective, an 18-year veteran with the Baltimore Police Department, was investigating a killing Wednesday afternoon in west Baltimore when he approached a man who later shot him in the head, Davis said. "They're human beings, just like we are, and they got a risky job every day to protect lives and save lives", one resident said. Numerous cruisers responded and a police helicopter buzzed overhead. (more...)
Female GL Tech student charged with bringing pellet gun to school Female GL Tech student charged with bringing pellet gun to school
- November 16, 2017

The juvenile was charged with carrying a unsafe weapon on school grounds and disturbing a school assembly, Deputy Police Chief Christopher Chronopoulos stated in a press release. Two faculty staff members were transported to Beebe Walk-In Care where one was treated and released for a shoulder injury, and the other for a knee injury. (more...)
Duterte to North Korea's Kim: Don't end life on this planet Duterte to North Korea's Kim: Don't end life on this planet
- November 16, 2017

Manila: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held wide-ranging talks with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe with a focus on further ramping up the special strategic partnership between the two Asian giants. "That is why we are persuading him, maybe pleading him to stop the aggressive posture because we are not..." The rogue state previously threatened to launch ballistic missiles toward Guam, where a U.S. (more...)
Should Congress eliminate the individual mandate? Should Congress eliminate the individual mandate?
- November 16, 2017

GOP senators took up the subject at their weekly lunch meeting, a day after President Trump again prodded Republican lawmakers to include the repeal in their sweeping tax legislation. It "will cause millions to lose their health care and millions more to lose their premiums", Sen. Ron Wyden of OR, the senior Democrat on the Finance Committee, angrily insisted when the panel reconvened to work on the tax bill and word came of the Republicans' move on the mandate. (more...)
PM meets with Indian and Chinese leaders at ASEAN summit PM meets with Indian and Chinese leaders at ASEAN summit
- November 16, 2017

Modi's meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump saw a similar emphasis on cooperating in the Indo-Pacific, a term now widely adopted by the U.S. The "Quad" doesn't just pertain to maritime surveillance, it also aims at enhancing connectivity in accordance with "the rule of law" and "prudent financing" in the Indo-Pacific together, a reference to American plans to build an "alternative financing model" to China's Belt and Road Initiative. (more...)

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