• Is Paul Ryan about to resign?

    Is Paul Ryan about to resign?

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    Scalise's office has denied the claims as well, telling The Washington Examiner that Scalise "fully supports" Ryan as Speaker of the House. The current No. Amodei suggested that Ryan could consider running for president, despite Trump being up for re-election in 2020. Amodei said he believes Ryan wants to,"Play on the national stage in some capacity or another".
  • Texas steel company's Indian parent invests $500M

    Texas steel company's Indian parent invests $500M

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    Announcing the investment in the presence of Texas governor Gregory Abbott, Parth Jindal of JSW Group said the memorandum signed was part of its strategy to enhance JSW's USA footprint. Junior Jindal said now the plant, which runs at 30 percent of the installed 1-million tonne capacity, sources steel from Brazil, Mexico and India, which will stop completely once the new facility is commissioned as it will sourcing raw steel from within Texas/US itself.
  • Lynk & Co adds another crossover to its lineup, calls it 02

    Lynk & Co adds another crossover to its lineup, calls it 02

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    The compact crossover SUV is a more coupe-like alternative to Lynk & Co.'s 01 (shown below), which went on sale in China previous year, and is set to spearhead the brand's launch in Europe in 2019. The first of these stores will open in Amsterdam, followed by locations in Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels and London. European models will be powered by plug-in hybrid powertrains to start.
  • Meet Pakistan's First Transgender Newscaster

    Meet Pakistan's First Transgender Newscaster

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    The news soon went viral on social media with many appreciating the move by the media organisation and congratulating Malik. In Pakistan, many people from the transgender community have been forced into jobs they don't want to do ( e.g. Malik was very determined since childhood that she would never dance on the streets or beg or sell her body. It is a matter of pride as well as huge relief to the transgender people that the society has started accepting them.
  • Mostly dry tonight and tomorrow, but rain returns midweek

    Mostly dry tonight and tomorrow, but rain returns midweek

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    According to the Met office, the outlook for Wednesday to Friday across Lancashire is for colder temperatures to settle in and stay with through to the weekend. Rain showers and scattered t-storms start up after 4 PM Monday evening into and last into the middle of Tuesday morning. A cold front will arrive Wednesday night/ Thursday morning.
  • Trump Grabs Highest Approval Mark Since April '17 — CNN Poll

    Trump Grabs Highest Approval Mark Since April '17 — CNN Poll

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    Approval is up seven points overall since February, including six point increases among Republicans (from 80 to 86 per cent now) and independents (from 35 to 41 per cent now). The poll shows that Trump continues to get his strongest ratings on the economy - 48 percent approve, while 45 percent disapprove. 53 percent disapprove of the way he is handling foreign affairs, with 39 percent in approval.
  • Canada joins US, Europe in expelling Russian spies for British poison attack

    Canada joins US, Europe in expelling Russian spies for British poison attack

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    Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced the expulsions Monday as the US and more than a dozen European allies took similar action against dozens of Russian diplomats in their own countries. Russia's ambassador to the United States condemned the decision and told State-run Sputnik News: "A serious blow to the quantitative and qualitative composition of the Russian embassy in Washington DC".
  • Israeli Foreign Ministry Unaware About Plans to Expel Russian Diplomats

    Israeli Foreign Ministry Unaware About Plans to Expel Russian Diplomats

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    According to Garneau, the diplomats from the Russian embassy in Ottawa and consulate general in Montreal will have ten days to leave the country. Every new Russian diplomat assigned to a mission in the United States, like the embassy in Washington, or the Seattle consulate that the US has ordered closed, is assessed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and other USA counterintelligence officials, said John Schindler, a former counterintelligence official and National Security Agency ...
  • How Brazil have changed since their 7-1 defeat

    How Brazil have changed since their 7-1 defeat

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    The media did not hold back in their criticism of the team, with the word "disgrace" being flung about regularly and emphatically. I'll back Brazil Draw No Bet at [2.2]. It was balanced. It could drag Brazil back to the top of the worldwide football ladder. Brazil are coming off a 3-0 victory at World Cup hosts Russian Federation after which Tite said he wants a similarly dominant showing against the Germans.
  • Akmal left out of Pakistan squad for historic Windies T20s

    Akmal left out of Pakistan squad for historic Windies T20s

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    If the second edition of the PSL had the final game scheduled at Gadaffi Stadium, the third edition saw Eliminator 1 and 2 contest successfully hosted in Lahore while the final was played at the National Stadium in Karachi . Asif smashed three sixes in one over to aid Islamabad's cause in the final against Peshawar. Shaheen, a tall left-arm paceman, played for Lahore Qalandars and took 5 for 4 against Multan Sultan in a PSL match.
  • D2 Men's Tennis HERO of The Week (4)

    D2 Men's Tennis HERO of The Week (4)

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    At number one doubles, the duo of Junior Bri Hartmann and Senior Ally Baker won by a score of 8-1. Aguilar won his second set 6-2, and soon following Rinderknech won his set 6-3, securing a 5-0 lead. Jones rounded out the results with a 4-6, 6-4, 10-5 win at the No. 5 spot against Orfanos. Although starting off MAC play 0-2 is not ideal with losses to Miami and Bowling Green, head coach Max Norris saw improvement in his team in the matches over the weekend, specifically in doubles play.
  • State asks for eight days' time for action against Sambhaji Bhide

    State asks for eight days' time for action against Sambhaji Bhide

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    He clearly said, "If no action is taken against Bhide, and he is not arrested within eight days, we shall chalk out our future strategy. The government must clarify its stand", he said. Bhide and Ekbote are in the spotlight for allegedly orchestrating violence in January against Dalits during the 200th-anniversary celebrations of the Anglo-Maratha War.
  • Jimmy Carter: Hiring Bolton 'One of the Worst Mistakes' by Trump

    Jimmy Carter: Hiring Bolton 'One of the Worst Mistakes' by Trump

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    Bolton is a staunch opponent of the deal, as is Mike Pompeo , the Central Intelligence Agency chief Trump nominated last week to replace Rex Tillerson as secretary of state. diGenova, who has put forward the view that the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department framed Mr. Trump. The turnover has been unprecedented.
  • Market closes in green, Sensex rises over 100 points

    Market closes in green, Sensex rises over 100 points

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    In the global markets, European stocks edged higher and Asian stocks reversed earlier losses on hopes that talks between the U.S. and China could prevent any escalation of the trade dispute between the two countries. Hindalco, HPCL, Indiabulls Housing Finance and International Olympic Committee jumped 3-4 percent in the Nifty pack, while Bajaj Auto, Bharti Airtel and Infratel lost about 2 percent.