• Himachal Pradesh: Army colonel arrested for allegedly raping his junior's daughter

    Himachal Pradesh: Army colonel arrested for allegedly raping his junior's daughter

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    In her complaint the victim said she was called by the Colonel to his residence with a promise to introduce her to people associated with the modelling industry. The next day, he asked her to send some of her photographs. She alleged that the accused being a senior officer had also threatened to spoil the career of her father if the matter was reported to the police.
  • Search ongoing for missing sailors in Philippine Sea

    Search ongoing for missing sailors in Philippine Sea

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    The Reagan was participating in a joint US-Japan naval exercise when the plane crashed. The Japanese minister of defence, Itsunori Onodera, told reporters that he had been informed by the US Navy that the crash may have been a result of engine trouble.
  • Police delighted as 200 guns are surrendered

    Police delighted as 200 guns are surrendered

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    BB guns, pistols and revolvers are just some of the weapons which have been surrendered to the police as part of a gun amnesty. "One less firearm out of circulation is a good thing and makes our communities safer". Warwickshire Police and Crime Commissioner, Philip Seccombe, said: "Gun crime is still thankfully rare in Warwickshire, but protecting people from harm is key commitment in my Police and Crime Plan, so this gun surrender campaign is welcome news".
  • Canada's 'historic' recognition of housing rights could end homelessness

    Canada's 'historic' recognition of housing rights could end homelessness

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    With the ranks of Canada's homeless on the rise and more households straining to stay sheltered, housing providers and advocates have high hopes that the strategy will help with housing affordability overall. "What we've really wanted was a long-term commitment, both in strategy and funding, from the federal government". "The tools that are in place created what we have, if we want something different we need to change the tools", said Oudshoorn.
  • Tax break boost for North Sea industry in Hammond's Budget

    Tax break boost for North Sea industry in Hammond's Budget

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    Bob Ruddiman, Head of Oil and Gas at legal firm Pinsent Masons, welcomed Chancellor Philip Hammond's Budget concessions on Transferable Tax Histories for North Sea oil and gas operators. Hammond said the government has plans for "an innovative tax policy that will encourage new entrants to bring fresh investment to a basin that still holds up to 20 billion barrels of oil".
  • Thanksgiving Day Grocery Store Hours

    Thanksgiving Day Grocery Store Hours

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    These hours are valid Thursday, November 23, 2017. Most of the hours posted below are from the store sales ads this week or listed on their websites. Stein Mart - 300 Franklin Road, Suite 150A - Closed Thanksgiving - Will open at 7 a.m.
  • Thanksgiving forecast: Thankful for this fantastic weather

    Thanksgiving forecast: Thankful for this fantastic weather

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    We're waking up with chilly temps for our turkey day forecast with most of us starting in the mid to lower 30s. The rest of the holiday weekend will feature sunshine and dry weather. There's plenty of sunshine with just passing afternoon clouds at times. It is mostly sunny on Tuesday and it will feel comfortable with highs in the mid-50s.
  • UK European Row Over Culture In MK

    UK European Row Over Culture In MK

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    Leeds's hopes of becoming European Capital of Culture in 2023 have been all but dashed after the European Commission confirmed a British city can not hold the lucrative title post Brexit . A Dundee 2023 bid spokeswoman said: "The bid team are urgently seeking clarification on what this statement will mean for the Dundee bid and we will be speaking to the department for digital, culture, media and sport as soon as possible".
  • On Kulbhushan Jadhav's Meeting With Wife, India Has 3 Conditions For Pak

    On Kulbhushan Jadhav's Meeting With Wife, India Has 3 Conditions For Pak

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    We have sought a sovereign guarantee from the Government of Pakistan to ensure safety, security of both, the MEA official said. Raveesh Kumar further stated that the Indian government has further demanded that a diplomat from Indian High Commission in Pakistan shall be allowed to accompany them at all times, including during their meeting with Jadhav.
  • Vic assisted-dying laws Australian first

    Vic assisted-dying laws Australian first

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    Patients would have to undergo two independent medical assessments, must be over the age of 18, have lived in Victoria for at least a year, have a "sound mind", and the person would have to administer the lethal drug themselves. The news comes just days after New South Wales, Australia's most populous state, defeated a euthanasia bill by 20 votes to 19. MPs sitting in Melbourne passed a bill that gives the terminally ill the right to ask doctors to help them to end their lives.
  • Zaheer Khan, Sagarika Ghatge are now married, see pics

    Zaheer Khan, Sagarika Ghatge are now married, see pics

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    While Khan has set milestones in the field of cricket and has a massive fan following - both on and off field - Ghatge shot to fame with Chak de! Recently, as per the quotes in the Indian Express , Sagarika had mentioned about the same in an interaction.