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The ultimate decision regarding Dar's resignation will be taken by Nawaz Sharif. "As long as Dar wishes to hold office, Nawaz will not ask him to step down", they said, while adding that Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi can not take the risk of asking Dar to resign , as Dar's son Ali Dar was married to Nawaz Sharif" s daughter.
  • Congress raises more questions on Rafale deal

    Congress raises more questions on Rafale deal

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    The UPA government from 2004-2014 could not arrive on a decision to address this critical necessity of fighters for the IAF". She said Congress-led UPA government could not take a decision on the much-awaited deal for 10 long years, despite knowing the void in the Indian Air Force.
  • Egypt to temporarily reopen Gaza border crossing

    Egypt to temporarily reopen Gaza border crossing

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    According to the report, "the PA's insistence is created to ensure that Israel can not escape responsibility for the Gaza as its occupying power, even at the expense of Palestinian independence". Pictures on Facebook showed Faraj shaking hands with local officials and leaders at the Erez Crossing and embracing Hamas Chief in Gaza Yahya Sinwar.
  • Fiji stun New Zealand in historic World Cup upset

    Fiji stun New Zealand in historic World Cup upset

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    What does stand as the true test for coach Michael Potter is instilling a defensive mindset capable of keeping pace with an elite opponent, while capitalising on the opportunities that present themselves in attacking territory. The unthinkable happened, the Kiwis have failed to reach the semi-finals, and it will be Fiji who take on Australia next Friday evening for a place in the final.
  • Trump's selective outrage on harassment: Criticizes Franken, silent on Moore

    Trump's selective outrage on harassment: Criticizes Franken, silent on Moore

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    The Republican National Committee and the National Republican Senatorial Committee cut off financial support for Mr. Moore's campaign, and senators have openly said that Mr. "They are not only untrue", Moore said, "but they have no evidence to support them". The rare exception: The Greater Birmingham Young Republicans. who have pulled their support.
  • Nitish Kumar wins arrow war with Sharad Yadav

    Nitish Kumar wins arrow war with Sharad Yadav

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    The Election Commission referred to the Supreme Court's verdict in the Sadiq Ali vs Election Commission of India (AIR 1972 SC 187) case wherein the apex court upheld the principle of test of majority support in the organisational and legislative wings.
  • SC Department of Workforce Releases October Jobless Numbers

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    The unadjusted unemployment rate for the state of California is now 4.3 percent, while the unemployment rate for the nation sits at 3.9 percent. The jobless rate in San Diego County hit one its lowest points of the year in October but yearly job growth continued to slow, said state labor statistics released Friday.
  • Woman punched after accusing subway passenger of 'manspreading'

    Woman punched after accusing subway passenger of 'manspreading'

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    I've raped white b-ches like you, f-ing c-t! "You ain't nothing, you fucking bitch!" Saia said that fellow commuters came to her aid and that a man kicked the offender off the train. And to the creep who attacked her, Saia had these words: "I would want to understand how you could do that to somebody". However, when Sam called them, they said it would be a waste of time traveling to their precinct because the crime can be reported anywhere.
  • Microsoft wants to slash carbon emissions 75 percent by 2030

    Microsoft wants to slash carbon emissions 75 percent by 2030

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    At a time when India is under severe attack from the Press in the United States and the United Kingdom for the overhanging cloud of pollution affecting its capital, Delhi, the constructive deliberations held in Bonn by BASIC-Brazil, South Africa, India and China are most welcome.
  • Mika Brzezinski Refers To Bill Clinton As A 'Predator'

    Mika Brzezinski Refers To Bill Clinton As A 'Predator'

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    Ms. Gillibrand has also noted Mr. Clinton's support for her own run for office. "Things have changed today, and I think under those circumstances there should be a very different reaction", Gillibrand said of President Clinton. The statement came at a time when the topic of sexual misconduct is reverberating around Capitol Hill-as it is around nearly every sector in the United States.
  • Catalonia: Prosecutor asks for former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont's extradition

    Catalonia: Prosecutor asks for former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont's extradition

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    The ousted president is wanted by Spanish authorities, who earlier this month issued a European Arrest Warrant. The prosecutor has asked for the extradition warrant to be exercised. But the extradition issue continued to create unease. Although they are not yet extraditing him, the Belgian government has required Puigdemont to stay in the country, making the logistics of his leading a campaign extremely hard.
  • Microsoft Co Founder Bill Gates welcomes India's flagship initiative

    Microsoft Co Founder Bill Gates welcomes India's flagship initiative "Swachh Bharat Abhiyan"

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    Gates also noted that the growth in economy will not only lead to a higher Gross Domestic Product (GDP), but also lift people out of poverty. Accompanied with wife Melinda Gates and a delegation of his foundation, Bill Gates also showed willingness to make investment in the IT, Health , Farm, malnutrition and education sectors to improve the area of cooperation between the UP government and his foundation.
  • A good day in court Thursday as local families finalize their adoptions

    A good day in court Thursday as local families finalize their adoptions

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    There are around 110,000 children nationwide in foster care waiting to be adopted. MA has more than 9,600 children now in foster care. Hernandez said the feeling of helping those in need has kept her going. A custody agreement made adoption more challenging for the boys, they said, but the couple was able to adopt Persephone. It's hard to overstate the impact that the gift of adoption can have on a child, and on parents.
  • Pentagon releases sexual assault data by base, adds caution

    Pentagon releases sexual assault data by base, adds caution

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    Dr. Nate Galbreath, deputy director of the DoD Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office, said that the military's reporting program allows personnel to report allegations of sexual assault at any time or place. And in fiscal year 2016, Fort Hood had 155 unrestricted sexual assault reports and 44 restricted reports for a total of 199. San Diego is the second largest Navy complex following Norfolk, Virginia, which had the most sexual assault reports of any Navy base in 2016: 240.
  • Trump Adds Five People to List of Potential Supreme Court Picks

    Trump Adds Five People to List of Potential Supreme Court Picks

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    It's unclear whether any additional Supreme Court vacancies are looming - rumors began swirling last spring that Justice Anthony Kennedy meant to retire at the end of the term but were shut down several months later. The White House didn't immediately say why it made a decision to add names to its list now, though top administration officials - including Attorney General Jeff Sessions and White House counsel Don McGahn - were addressing the Federalist Society in Washington on Friday.
  • Fire rips through building in Manhattan's Hamilton Heights

    Fire rips through building in Manhattan's Hamilton Heights

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    As firefighters battled the blaze, thick black smoke was being replaced by grayer smoke and bright red flames appeared to die down. People in the area say sections of the building's facade are falling to the street below. Dramatic footage shows large plumes of smoke coming from the building as well as the entire roof on fire. Motorists and pedestrians are advised to avoid the area.
  • Sessions Jokes About Russian Meetings In Speech To Lawyers

    Sessions Jokes About Russian Meetings In Speech To Lawyers

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    Sergey Kislyak , the controversial former Russian ambassador to the United States, says he could ramble on about his contact with people in Trumpworld and still not cover everything. It does not, however, affect internal Justice Department guidance memos to U.S. attorneys, for example. In his speech on Friday, Sessions went on to speak about how the Justice Department will no longer issue guidance memos, as had been done during President Obama's tenure on topics such as transgender student ...