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'Facts on Sridevi's death inconsistent; it was murder' 'Facts on Sridevi's death inconsistent; it was murder'
- March 01, 2018

She never drank hard liquor, how did it enter her system? Was she forcibly fed? Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy yet again found himself on the receiving end of jibes on social media after he raised Dawood Ibrahim's name in connection with Sridevi's death. (more...)
Suspect sought in slayings of 4 in Detroit Suspect sought in slayings of 4 in Detroit
- March 01, 2018

Davis crossed into OH while being pursued by police in southeastern MI. He is in critical condition. The Free Press reports Davis was released on parole in October 2016 on a conviction for second-degree home invasion in 2008. He then got into the vehicle and drove to another location where he allegedly shot and killed an adult male cousin. He then left the area in a different vehicle, a 2007 Nissan Altima. (more...)
Starbucks introduce 5p charge on paper cups Starbucks introduce 5p charge on paper cups
- March 01, 2018

Starbucks Europe's VP of communications, Simon Redfern, said he hopes the surcharge will encourage customers to rethink their decision to use disposable cups. Single-use coffee cups are part of the plastic waste problem, as they have a polyethene liner which makes them extremely hard to recycle. Half a million coffee cups are dropped as litter each day in the UK. (more...)
You can use Elphinstone bridge from tonight You can use Elphinstone bridge from tonight
- March 01, 2018

Not only three FOBs -- those constructed by the Bombay Engineering Group of Indian Army is ready -- but the Central and Western Railways together have built 17 FOBs in the same period. The Ministry of Railways had joined hands with Ministry of Defense for the construction of these bridges and the Indian Army completed the foot overs in record time. (more...)
Clouds return today, rain returns tomorrow Clouds return today, rain returns tomorrow
- March 01, 2018

Tonight will keep the chance of drizzle or even light rain/wintry mix mainly before midnight otherwise decreasing clouds overnight with lows in the mid 20s to mid 30s. With high pressure firmly in control, skies will remains clear for the next two days. We'll stay under mostly cloudy skies before noon, but clouds should start clearing out as we head throughout the afternoon. (more...)
US 'getting nothing' after India reduces tariffs on motorcycles US 'getting nothing' after India reduces tariffs on motorcycles
- March 01, 2018

Asserting that ties between India and Korea date back to centuries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that his government has created a stable business environment, which offers a lot of potential for huge investment. "We are also the fastest growing major economy of the world today", he said. "Now, we have a world class engineering education base and strong R&D facilities", he said, adding that the validity period of industrial licences has been increased from three years to 15 ... (more...)
Six listen to music, get run over by moving train in UP Six listen to music, get run over by moving train in UP
- March 01, 2018

After missing their they have returned to Pilakhua a little after midnight. All the boys are under the age of 14 to 16 and were daily wage labourers. The boy who survived is admitted to a nearby hospital and is battling for his life. It was only after the Superintendent of Police Hemant Kutiyal and the District Magistrate Krishna Karunesh reached at the spot and placated the agitated crowd that the situation got under control. (more...)
Saudi Arabia replaces high ranking officials in major political shakeup Saudi Arabia replaces high ranking officials in major political shakeup
- March 01, 2018

Khalid Biyari, appointed aide to the defence minister, left his post as chief executive of Saudi Telecom, a possible sign that the crown prince is tapping the private sector to implement reforms. "It seems the Saudi shakeup is more about moving forward with Mohammed bin Salman's attempt to put in place a new generation of leadership in tune with his vision to transform the structure of Saudi decision making", Ulrichsen told the AP. (more...)
Clay co-sponsors Assault Weapons Ban of 2018 bill Clay co-sponsors Assault Weapons Ban of 2018 bill
- March 01, 2018

Although the exact details of the legislation have not yet been released, Cicilline outlined the primary changes being called for, which include the prohibition of sale, transfer, production, and importation of all semi-automatic rifles and pistols "with a military-style feature that can accept a detachable magazine", any semi-automatic rifles that can hold more than ten rounds, semi-automatic shotguns with "military-style" features, and also ammunition feeding devices that can be used in ... (more...)
Trump looking into ways to stop Russian meddling: White House Trump looking into ways to stop Russian meddling: White House
- March 01, 2018

A top national security official told lawmakers on Tuesday he had not been directed by Donald Trump to disrupt Russian efforts to meddle in United States elections, and that Vladimir Putin had come to the conclusion there was "little price to pay" for such actions. (more...)
RBI has refused to extend KYC deadline for PPI and wallet customers RBI has refused to extend KYC deadline for PPI and wallet customers
- March 01, 2018

Payments banks like PayTm , Amazon Pay, mobikwik , Ola Money, Sodexo and many others are at risk of losing the business. "Sufficient time has already been given to meet the prescribed guidelines", RBI deputy governor B.P. The deadline was later extended to February 28. "The RBI's move will have a negative fallout". According to a report in moneycontrol.com , with the central bank retaining the deadline, around Rs 12,000 cr business in the digital wallet space could be impacted, which is ... (more...)
Twenty states sue federal government, seeking end to Obamacare Twenty states sue federal government, seeking end to Obamacare
- March 01, 2018

The suit was filed this week in Fort Worth - home of the USA district court's northwest Texas division. In addition to SC, other states participating are Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana , Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah and West Virginia. (more...)
Ivanka Trump practices diplomacy at Olympics Ivanka Trump practices diplomacy at Olympics
- March 01, 2018

The South Korean government said it had approved the delegation as it pursues peace on the peninsula. The United States and Asian allies will expand ship interceptions to prevent sanctions violations, US officials said. At the opening ceremony in Pyeongchang, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister Kim Yo-jong sat just a few seats away from US Vice President Mike Pence, who did not exchange a word with her at any point. (more...)
Sabrina Ionescu Wins Pac-12 Player of the Year Sabrina Ionescu Wins Pac-12 Player of the Year
- March 01, 2018

They are going to need to keep that resilience alive as they prepare to take on Washington State. The day following, it was reported by ESPN that Miller was caught on an Federal Bureau of Investigation wiretap discussing the payment of 100,000 dollars to Wildcats star center and potential No. (more...)
Antoine Fuqua Once Again In Talks For Scarface Remake Antoine Fuqua Once Again In Talks For Scarface Remake
- March 01, 2018

Even though it had been breathed a big sigh of relief to hear that the remake of Scarface was abandoned by Universal, we have been advised that, as a villain in comics no, he was not really dead. "But how do you make him the icon of icons?" While some may be aghast that any would attempt to replace Pacino's Tony Montana , many have forgotten that his Scarface is itself a remake of an equally controversial (for its time) gangster picture from 1932. (more...)
This Is Us: Everything you need to know about the Vegas episode This Is Us: Everything you need to know about the Vegas episode
- March 01, 2018

For their fourth anniversary, she gets him an engraved hammer that she's so proud of, but he gets her a piano. The kids anniversary dinner for Rebecca and Jack is ruined now. He leaves the party early. Toby and the guys head to dinner where Randall gets a call from Deja. He's anxious about her, so he tells Toby that he's going to call it a night too and goes to find Beth. (more...)
ThunderNotes: Paul George criticizes referees, Melo talks Westbrook triple-doubles ThunderNotes: Paul George criticizes referees, Melo talks Westbrook triple-doubles
- March 01, 2018

George told reporters that referees officiate him, Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony "differently" following Monday's 112-105 win over Orlando. After scoring just nine points in his return to the lineup Tuesday against the Knicks, Gordon looked much better Saturday in Philadelphia against the 76ers, scoring 20 points on 8-of-17 shooting, including 4 of 8 from behind the 3-point line. (more...)
United Kingdom ready for 'no deal' over Scotland's post-Brexit powers United Kingdom ready for 'no deal' over Scotland's post-Brexit powers
- March 01, 2018

The allies in Edinburgh and Cardiff confirmed they would introduce their own laws to rival the Tories' linchpin EU Withdrawal Bill . The Welsh government , led by Labour First Minister Carwyn Jones , echoed the move today. Prime Minister Theresa May's government says it wants to make unspecified exceptions to their powers where it deems it necessary for overall British unity, and that is the stumbling block in talks. (more...)
Pakistan Resorts To Unprovoked Firing In Rajouri, Locals Fed UP Pakistan Resorts To Unprovoked Firing In Rajouri, Locals Fed UP
- March 01, 2018

Locals in the area are fed up of the constant firing and want immediate redressal. Army troops guarding the borderline retaliated the firing effectively and intermittently. He said it was not the intention of the Indian Army to open an entire front along the LoC. "Two BSF personnel - identified as Hav Dhana Shekhar of 163 Bn and constable Balvinder - sustained injuries in the gunfight and were hospitalised", said a defence spokesperson. (more...)
Actress Stacey Dash to run for Congress in California Actress Stacey Dash to run for Congress in California
- March 01, 2018

Nanette Barragán (D-Calif.). The district, which includes Carson, Compton , North Long Beach, and Watts, is predominately Hispanic and voted for Hillary Clinton by a massive 83%-12% margin in 2016, the Hill reports . It was unclear if attendees had any idea who she was, much less the gag. Weeks later, Dash seemed to be hinting that she had finally decided and had started to work on this. (more...)
Pentagon Confirms First Transgender Recruit Has Joined The Armed Forces Pentagon Confirms First Transgender Recruit Has Joined The Armed Forces
- March 01, 2018

Military officials do not know how many transgender people have enlisted since January 1, when the Defense Department began accepting openly transgender recruits, but this is the first time an individual has signed a contract to join up. Buchert, Staff Attorney at Lambda Legal. A number of federal judges - in Baltimore, Washington, Seattle and Riverside, California - issued rulings blocking Mr Trump's ban. (more...)
US Slaps Duties on China Aluminum Foil as Xi Ally Arrives US Slaps Duties on China Aluminum Foil as Xi Ally Arrives
- March 01, 2018

China has expressed "strong dissatisfaction" with the United States imposing anti-dumping and countervailing duties on Chinese aluminium foil, the Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on Wednesday. The ruling by Commerce adds to tensions between the US and China, which has rejected the claim that it gives its aluminum producers an unfair advantage. (more...)
Man Claims To Have Spotted Tupac 'Living In Somalia' Man Claims To Have Spotted Tupac 'Living In Somalia'
- March 01, 2018

What's more, " Unsolved " did not secure licensing rights for either rapper's music - though some lyrics are sprinkled into conversation - making them feel even more distant as subjects. "We haven't really focused on the positives". Brian Tyndall, Luke James ( Black Nativity ) as Sean "Puffy" Combs, Aisha Hinds ( Underground ) as Biggie Smalls's mother Voletta Wallace, and Letoya Luckett ( Rosewood ) as Suge Knight's estranged wife Sharitha Golden. (more...)
Scott Walker sued for refusing to allow special elections for legislative seats Scott Walker sued for refusing to allow special elections for legislative seats
- March 01, 2018

According to state law, the governor has a legal duty to call elections to fill vacancies "as promptly as possible". Two officeholders, one in state Assembly District 42 and one in state Senate District 1, left their positions on December 29, 2017. (more...)
White House gives North Korea Ultimatum for talks to resolve conflict White House gives North Korea Ultimatum for talks to resolve conflict
- March 01, 2018

Trump was seen alongside South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his wife during the closing ceremony, but did not interact with hardline North Korean general Kim Yong Chol . An industry source said companies have expressed worries that they may lose out to competitors in the upcoming race for South Korea's newly-minted Olympic superstars. (more...)

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