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London's Oxford Circus tube station evacuated, armed police on scene London's Oxford Circus tube station evacuated, armed police on scene
- November 24, 2017

He is sheltering in a nearby restaurant, where he said other people were " shaking and crying ", adding: " Its just terrifying ". Multiple witnesses on social media reported seeing people running away from the station and described panic in the area. (more...)
Incredible photos from the first Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade Incredible photos from the first Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade
- November 24, 2017

NY police have promised high security around the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade , despite the lack of an explicit terrorism threat. As balloons were inflated Wednesday afternoon, the NYPD announced that for the first time this year it would restrict people from bringing large backpacks, coolers, alcoholic beverages, chairs and umbrellas, with officers screening people before they are allowed to enter the parade route. (more...)
Ayushmann Khurrana starrer 'Badhaai Ho' to release next year! Ayushmann Khurrana starrer 'Badhaai Ho' to release next year!
- November 24, 2017

Find us on Facebook too! Actor Ayushmann Khurrana, who calls himself a poster boy for taboo subjects, isn't concerned about the number of films he does in a year. Although he refuses to reveal much about the film but he admits Badhai Ho is going to be one heart-winning film as he quoted, "It's very real and easy to relate to". (more...)
US will stop arming Syrian Kurds, Turkey says US will stop arming Syrian Kurds, Turkey says
- November 24, 2017

Ankara has opposed Assad throughout the conflict and previously accused the Syrian leader of war crimes. The Sochi summit agreed on holding a congress of Syrian national dialogue to seek a political solution. Whatever happens tomorrow is based on the circumstances. But he said it would not be right to take a "no way at all" approach to the issue. "It is not appropriate to have an understanding of saying 'no way at all.' The doors of politics are always open until the last moment", Erdogan ... (more...)
Uber's merger with Yandex.taxi gets green light from Russian Federation and Belarus Uber's merger with Yandex.taxi gets green light from Russian Federation and Belarus
- November 24, 2017

Antimonopolist say that the market interaction between passengers and drivers is growing every day and first of all this happens due to the services of taxi aggregators in Russian Federation. The service also issued an instruction into account the growing role of digital technologies in economic and social development of the state. The two companies have been working for months on a joint venture where Yandex would own 59.3% and contribute $100M to Uber's $225M. (more...)
CBI exposes engine-bogie scam in Vypam CBI exposes engine-bogie scam in Vypam
- November 24, 2017

Four former Vyapam officials were named in the CBI charge sheet including the then director of Vyapam. The CBI took over investigation following the Supreme Court order on July 9, 2015. Thursday's chargesheet by the CBI comes weeks after the agency filed a chargesheet against 490 accused persons including three Vyapam officials, three racketeers, 17 middlemen, 297 "solver & beneficiary" candidates and 170 guardians of the beneficiary candidates in connection with alleged irregularities in ... (more...)
Billy Baldwin: Trump made sexual advances on my wife Billy Baldwin: Trump made sexual advances on my wife
- November 24, 2017

The actor made the claims on Twitter in response to a tweet from the President's son Donald Trump Jr . about the latest allegations of sexual harassment against Democratic Senator. During the 2016 president campaign, 13 women made accusations of sexual misconduct against Trump. Earlier this week, he encouraged Alabama voters not to vote for Democrat Doug Jones in a special election to fill the Senate seat once held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. (more...)
GoFundMe Shuts Down Fundraiser For Charles Manson's Funeral GoFundMe Shuts Down Fundraiser For Charles Manson's Funeral
- November 24, 2017

Manson said he was innocent in the 1970 trial after the murders of Tate and six others, but was given a life sentence along with his murderous followers. The man met Manson at the prison for the first time in 2002, the year the will was made. Ben Gurecki, a Manson groupie who posted prison calls with the inmate on his YouTube channel, said Manson recently told him he was suffering from "heart failure". (more...)
Clear skies, highs near 50 degrees for Black Friday in Lancaster County Clear skies, highs near 50 degrees for Black Friday in Lancaster County
- November 24, 2017

So dress warm if you'll be braving the early Black Friday crowds and lines tonight . The cold front will pass through the Tennessee Valley late Saturday . Overnight lows will be in the low to mid 30s for most areas. Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 54. A stray shower is possible but most locations should remain dry. (more...)
One killed in Thane building collapse One killed in Thane building collapse
- November 24, 2017

The nine injured, including a six-year-old boy, have been admitted to the state-run Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital and the civic hospital here, District Disaster Management Control officer Asmita Nikam said. The fire brigade and civic officials reached the location in around half an hour and started rescue operations. A National Disaster Response Force team was likely to join the rescue operation, the official said, adding that the reason for the collapse was not known. (more...)
European Union envoy: Eastern Partnership summit to set new goals for future partnership European Union envoy: Eastern Partnership summit to set new goals for future partnership
- November 24, 2017

This is reflected in the joint declaration adopted following the Eastern Partnership Summit in Brussels Nov. 24. The current text also fails to mention the war between Kyiv and Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, a conflict that has killed more than 10,000 people since April 2014. (more...)
Tax bill could be hard on higher ed Tax bill could be hard on higher ed
- November 24, 2017

But what could happen is students would be taxed on the tuition waivers as well, money they never directly had. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Rebecca Richards Steed speaks with her daughter Aida at her side as graduate students rally at the Utah State Capitol to encourage support for the Senate's tax bill that preserves tax-free status for tuition waivers. (more...)
Bread made of insects to be sold in Finnish supermarkets Bread made of insects to be sold in Finnish supermarkets
- November 24, 2017

The crickets are dried and ground into powder that is added to flour, with one loaf containing 70 house crickets. Some 2.5 billion people, mainly in Asia, are already eating insects , which are rich in fatty acids, calcium, iron and vitamin B12, on a regular basis, according to the FAO. (more...)
JUST IN: Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar Dumps APC JUST IN: Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar Dumps APC
- November 24, 2017

Atiku contested the presidential ticket of the APC which he lost to Buhari in 2014 and the presidential ticket of PDP against former President Goodluck Jonathan in 2011. He continued: "It is human to make mistakes because we are not infallible". The former VP, Daily Trust said would first collect his membership card in his Jada 1 polling ward in Adamawa even as several of his loyalists had already defected to pave the way for what they called " Atiku's home coming". (more...)
A woman was pulled from tracks seconds before train speed past A woman was pulled from tracks seconds before train speed past
- November 24, 2017

Three police officers rush to help her and manage to pull her up only seconds before a train comes rushing into the station. Officers would like to speak to the male shown in the image as it is believed that he may be able to assist with the police enquiry. (more...)
Shares to buy from the think tanks: Discover Financial Services (DFS)
- November 24, 2017

It has outperformed by 5.20% the S&P500. Salzhauer Michael decreased its stake in Discover Finl Svcs ( DFS ) by 55.53% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company had seen its current volume reaching at 0.88 million shares in the last trade. Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has risen 10.42% since November 23, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)
UK Brexit Minister Says London Might Not Get a Deal With EU UK Brexit Minister Says London Might Not Get a Deal With EU
- November 24, 2017

When Theresa May visits Brussels on Friday, EU negotiators will be listening intently for signs the British prime minister is preparing to risk a domestic backlash and raise her offer to secure a Brexit deal in December. The EU has set the United Kingdom an early December deadline to improve its offer on the Brexit divorce bill. Juncker indicated there was movement when he said on Thursday that "we are out of the woods" on the first phase, although he stressed that "the situation isn't ... (more...)
BJP announces fifth list of candidates for Gujarat Assembly Polls BJP announces fifth list of candidates for Gujarat Assembly Polls
- November 24, 2017

Patel said,"our leader Sharad Pawarji and Praful Patelji, after meeting with top Congress leaders have made a decision to have an alliance with Congress in Gujarat assembly elections". Dismissing the party's differences with leaders of the Patidar movement, he said that the matter will be resolved soon through negotiation. The Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti and Congress joint rally in Rajkot on Wedneday to cement the pact has been reportedly cancelled after a split in the ranks while the ... (more...)
German Social Democrats 'open to coalition talks' German Social Democrats 'open to coalition talks'
- November 24, 2017

Christian Lindner, leader of the German Free Democrats (FDP), on Wednesday ruled out resuming the coalition talks that collapsed on Sunday, Politico writes. Following a night of debate between the party's leaders, SPD Secretary General Hubertus Heil told reporters in Berlin: "The SPD firmly believes that there must be talks". (more...)
Irish election likely after opposition submits no-confidence motion Irish election likely after opposition submits no-confidence motion
- November 24, 2017

A breakdown of the deal, which has worked relatively smoothly up until now, would likely lead to an election in December or January. "Certainly the government is going to stand by the Tainiste (deputy prime minister)", Coveney said. But it would also present an opportunity for Irish nationalists Sinn Fein to see if leader Gerry Adam's decision last week to step down will boost its support. (more...)
Saeed gives Friday sermon after release from house arrest Saeed gives Friday sermon after release from house arrest
- November 24, 2017

He said Pakistan should not hold peace dialogue with India till it withdraws its army from Kashmir. Lahore, Nov 24 Hours after his release from house arrest, Mumbai attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed gave an hour-long Friday sermon at the JuD headquarters here, accusing the Pakistan government of taking "dictation from foreign masters" to appease India. (more...)
Some 50 said killed, wounded in terror attack in northern Sinai Some 50 said killed, wounded in terror attack in northern Sinai
- November 24, 2017

The attack reportedly took place as worshippers marked the weekly Friday prayers at the mosque in the town of Al-Rawda in El-Arish. However, Egypt's Ministry of Heath denied this as a rumour and clarified that 75 people were injured and that there are no fatalities. (more...)
Kezia Dugdale on dunny duty in I'm a Celebrity jungle Kezia Dugdale on dunny duty in I'm a Celebrity jungle
- November 24, 2017

After losing the trial, however, and disappointing those who put their faith in her, Ms Dugdale's first day in camp couldn't have gone worse. Speaking on today's Good Morning Britain , the MSP said he was "disappointed" she signed up for the ITV hit before going on to address whether she'd be sacked on her return home. (more...)
Air rifles, shotguns and flares handed in during weapons surrender Air rifles, shotguns and flares handed in during weapons surrender
- November 24, 2017

They will then either be destroyed or in exceptional circumstances, if the weapon has historical value, it may be donated to a museum. A walking stick sword has also been handed in to South Yorkshire Police. The National Police Chief's Council lead for Criminal Use of Firearms, Assistant Chief Constable Helen McMillan, asked forces to take part in the national surrender this month following a rise in gun crime offences. (more...)
Holi-yay! Putting up Christmas decorations early really does make you happier Holi-yay! Putting up Christmas decorations early really does make you happier
- November 24, 2017

That means that if you've got your lights going, you're more likely to be considered friendly by your neighbours. He added that those who put up decorations early are just eager to relive the magic of the past. Amusing enough, Christmas music can have the opposite effect. These days, though, while there are people who still opt for the real tree rather than the fake one, they don't need to wait for Christmas eve before hanging the ornaments on the tree as the real ones bought on December 1 ... (more...)

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