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Liu Xiaobo died of lung cancer last July in a hospital in northeastern China , a month after he was granted medical parole from a 11-year prison sentence for "inciting subversion of state power". Liao also released a recording of a previous telephone conversation from April 8, when he encouraged a weeping Liu Xia to keep up hope and continue applying to leave China.
  • Kerala Board may release SSLC 2018 result today; here's how to download

    Kerala Board may release SSLC 2018 result today; here's how to download

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    Besides the official website, students can also avail their results from alternative links and third-party website like - examresults.net or indiaresults.com. The exams were conducted between March 21 - April 12. The students are advised to stay away from the fake websites. This year, at least 10,867 students were abstained from taking the Karnataka SSLC examination due to a shortage of attendance and almost 2.73 percent of the students, who had registered for Karnataka SSLC or class 10 ...
  • Adityanath reviews storm-affected regions in Kanpur

    Adityanath reviews storm-affected regions in Kanpur

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    Meanwhile, the Met office on Friday, put Agra on a 72-hour alert till Monday. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath meets victims of the dust storm at a hospital on Saturday. The state electricity board officials have been told to fix power lines and change poles immediately to avoid accidents. The UP CM drew flak from the opposition for campaigning in Karnataka for the upcoming assembly elections while the dust storm caused destruction in his state.
  • Heavy rains, storm likely in 13 states, 2 UTs today

    Heavy rains, storm likely in 13 states, 2 UTs today

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    Early morning rains lashed Chandigarh and adjoining areas today, while all government and private schools in Haryana are closed on Monday (May 07) and Tuesday (May 08) in view of the warning issued by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) regarding thunderstorm accompanied with squall at some places in the state.
  • Ekiti APC Guber Primary Postponed Indefinitely

    Ekiti APC Guber Primary Postponed Indefinitely

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    The campaign organization also asserted that Fayemi had instigated massive deployment of police officers to the streets of Ekiti, a situation which led to restriction of movement across the state capital days before the primary. "I contested against Fayemi in 2007 and I knew what I am talking about". "Ekiti APC is not in any way fractured, we are one big family". Fayose claimed that one particular aspirant gave each delegate N250,000, and another gave N500,000, with a promise to offer them ...
  • Kerala: Two RSS workers arrested for attack on photojournalist in Malappuram

    Kerala: Two RSS workers arrested for attack on photojournalist in Malappuram

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    On Thursday, the RSS-BJP activists barged into Malappuram Press Club and attacked two journalists with vernacular daily Chandrika - reporter Shahabas Vellila and photographer Fuad Saneen. He suffered injuries to his leg and was admitted at the cooperative hospital in Malappuram . Police said the incident happened after around 150 RSS workers took out a procession protesting an attack on an RSS office in the district earlier.
  • Local women build homes with Habitat for Humanity

    Local women build homes with Habitat for Humanity

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    Kick-starting National Women Build Week, mostly women volunteers cleaned up Carver Park in Melbourne. Mayor Orr and U.W. President Nichols encouraged the women builders to celebrate their potential. "We always get more out of it". "I feel empowered to be with strong women here and with strong women in the government", said Pittsfield City Councilor Helen Moon.
  • Chicago White Sox vs. Minnesota Twins

    Chicago White Sox vs. Minnesota Twins

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    Morrison said the 31-year-old Farquhar is determined to get back on the mound. "I was trying to figure out which way to go, trying to make that adjustment, and I just kind of never figured that out". "Remember the play Joe did in NY as a catcher a long time ago?" "The at-bats in the first inning were good", said manager Paul Molitor. "He might have had the out at first, but he knew if he threw it (Brett Gardner) was going to score".
  • Colorado Rockies vs. New York Mets, 5-6

    Colorado Rockies vs. New York Mets, 5-6

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    Ian Desmond hit two homers on Sunday to help give the Rockies a 3-2 victory over the Mets. "My family and I have made donations of $1,000 per run and this year we (added) RBI, so today was an expensive day but going to a good cause". The Rockies have thrown a team record-tying eight in a row. A mid-inning chat with his batterymate Tony Wolters eased the rest of his day. "The starting pitching lately has kind of carried us".
  • Trump CIA nominee sought to withdraw over interrogation role

    Trump CIA nominee sought to withdraw over interrogation role

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    The suggestion alarmed White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and legislative affairs director Marc Short, who reportedly rushed to the agency's headquarters in Langley, Virginia, on Friday to meet with Haspel after she left the White House in order to talk her out of pulling out.
  • Jason Day takes lead after Round 3 at Wells Fargo Championship

    Jason Day takes lead after Round 3 at Wells Fargo Championship

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    That's natural and something Day said Saturday is behind him, a new focus and goal laid out in font of him. PGA Tour rookie Aaron Wise almost had a collapse late until he salvaged a most unlikely bogey. On the same course where he contended before faltering late in last year's PGA Championship, the 30-year-old Aussie stumbled with back-to-back bogeys and fell level with Wise with four holes remaining.
  • Nawaz says 'Ladla' and Zardari are not his competitors

    Nawaz says 'Ladla' and Zardari are not his competitors

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    Sharif went on to state that a " naya " Pakistan can be seen in Punjab due to Shehbaz Sharif's efforts and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa will witness the same change during a PML-N government in the province. He promised the people of Mansehra a railway line along with six motorways completed till Abottabad. The former premier said that he could be eligible again to stand in the elections.
  • Statement On White House Faith And Opportunity Initiative

    Statement On White House Faith And Opportunity Initiative

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    To ensure that, the federal government - specifically the Treasury Department - with be prohibited from penalizing or denying special benefits, such as tax breaks, to individuals, churches, or religious organizations that speak out about moral or political issues, reports Christian Broadcasting Network News .
  • Trump Wants Israel to Give Part of Jerusalem to Palestinians

    Trump Wants Israel to Give Part of Jerusalem to Palestinians

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    According to Jerusalem Post, Trump will ask Israel to transfer control of the four neighbourhoods - Jebl Mukabar, Issawiya, Shuafat and Abu Dis - to the Palestinians. Trump's unilateral decision to move the United States Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem sparked protests and fury around the world, particularly among Muslims who view it as a provocation against the Palestinian people.
  • 'Mosquitoes bite all night at Dalit homes': UP minister's new gaffe

    'Mosquitoes bite all night at Dalit homes': UP minister's new gaffe

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    If someone has been assigned two places, he says no, I want to go to four. "The BSP cadres have been directed to spread awareness among the schedule castes about the " dalit outreach" programme of the BJP and expose the designs of the ruling party and the series of anti dalit and anti people decisions taken by the BJP government at the Center and the state", said ma BSP leader.