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New York, New Jersey attain funding pact for brand spanking new rail…

New York, New Jersey attain funding pact for brand spanking new rail…

NY plans to commit $1.75 billion to be financed over 35 years through a federal rail loan program. The federal government was to pay for the other half under an agreement negotiated under former Pre...

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Supreme Court refuses Cong's plea for counting of VVPAT slips

Supreme Court refuses Cong's plea for counting of VVPAT slips

A three-judge bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud told senior counsel Abhishek Singhvi appearing for the petitioner that it could not substitute the ...

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PM Abbasi arrives in Turkey to attend OIC summit on Jerusalem

PM Abbasi arrives in Turkey to attend OIC summit on Jerusalem

The OIC rejected and condemned "in the strongest terms the unilateral decision by the president of the United States of America in recognizing Jerusalem al-Quds as the so-called capital of Israel , t...

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NY blast suspect's wife, in-laws arrested in Dhaka

NY blast suspect's wife, in-laws arrested in Dhaka

A law enforcement official familiar with the investigation said investigators have found evidence that Ullah had watched Daesh propaganda on the internet. The suspect, who has lived in New York for ...

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Natural disaster hits Indonesia's Java island, 1 death confirmed

Natural disaster hits Indonesia's Java island, 1 death confirmed

There have been unconfirmed reports of more casualties. Indonesian authorities issued warnings for large swathes of coastline on the country's most populous island, after the quake struck shortly af...

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Carol Singers, Priests Allegedly Beaten up For 'Religious Conversions' in Satna

Carol Singers, Priests Allegedly Beaten up For 'Religious Conversions' in Satna

Later, a vehicle used by some carolers who went to the police to find out about the detained priests was allegedly set on fire by activists of the same group. The clerics were charged under a new law ...

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Rex Tillerson to meet with Canadian cabinet on Korea crisis

Rex Tillerson to meet with Canadian cabinet on Korea crisis

While Feltman received no firm commitment from North Korea to open talks, he has said the visit is "just the beginning" of his push for "talks about talks". communication channels remain open", Till...

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Russell Simmons Hit With New Allegations, Time To Start Reconsidering His Legacy???

Russell Simmons Hit With New Allegations, Time To Start Reconsidering His Legacy???

In a statement sent to CBS New York , Simmons vehemently denied what he called "these horrific accusations" and wrote that "all of my relations have been consensual". Now New York City police are i...

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Snow may hit Jersey Shore Friday

Snow may hit Jersey Shore Friday

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for New York City as snow showers move into the area. Though snowfall in Mid-Michigan and the Thumb is expected to remain below an i...

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Firefighters geared up to protect San Ysidro Ranch from Thomas Fire

Firefighters geared up to protect San Ysidro Ranch from Thomas Fire

Meacham says Iverson, whose team had been fighting the blaze since December 5, died while engaging with "a very active part of the fire" near Fillmore, Calif. KTLA Channel 5 in Los Angeles, reported ...

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"Situation safe" at Schiphol, man threatening with knife shot by police

In a tweet, the Marechaussee police service says the "situation is safe" and the suspect has been detained and removed from the scene. Schiphol Plaza, a shopping area near passport control, was temp...

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Majority of Americans Now View Melania Trump Favorably

Majority of Americans Now View Melania Trump Favorably

The president and first lady stand hand-in-hand at the White House for their first official Christmas portrait, but many on social media are questioning where their son Barron is. Gallup asked the...

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Omarosa Responds To Robin Roberts: "It's A Black Woman Civil War"

She also denied reports that she tried to enter the White House residence to see President Donald Trump , calling those reports "ridiculous" and "absurd". The U.S. Secret Service, which provides secu...

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Florida woman, 93, arrested for not paying rent, trespassing

Florida woman, 93, arrested for not paying rent, trespassing

One officer can be heard on the bodycam footage released by Eustis police warning Fitzgerald not to scratch him, while another officer said she wasn't trying to hurt the 5-foot, 100-pound woman. News ...

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Gujarat exit poll cheer: Sensex rises 216 pts, Nifty reclaims 10300 level

Gujarat exit poll cheer: Sensex rises 216 pts, Nifty reclaims 10300 level

The broader Nifty of the National Stock Exchange ( NSE ) closed at 10,333.25, up 81.15 points or 0.79%. On Friday, the 30-share Sensex gained 216.27 points to close at 33,462.97. Muted macroecon...

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Triple Talaq: Union Cabinet clears the bill

Triple Talaq: Union Cabinet clears the bill

The Congress Party is in the forefront of gender justice, progressive laws, and we supported the stoppage of "Triple Talaq ". Meanwhile, the Muslim Women Bill will now be tabled in the ongoing Par...

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Nazareth curbs Christmas celebrations to protest US Jerusalem move

Nazareth curbs Christmas celebrations to protest US Jerusalem move

Trump's decision reversed decades of US policy as a mediator and has jeopardized its peace efforts in the Middle East. People were protesting Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital...

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Ex-Russian minister jailed for 8 years in sting case

Ex-Russian minister jailed for 8 years in sting case

Additionally, the court fined Ulyukayev 130 million rubles (about $2.2 million) and deprived him of the right to hold public offices. Ulyukayev was detained by agents from the FSB intelligence servi...

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Eminem expected to continue Trump rants on new album Revival

Eminem expected to continue Trump rants on new album Revival

The Detroit rapper recently returned with a collaboration with Beyonce on single Walk On Water and was the musical performer on Saturday Night Live , when he performed that track along with old...

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SC extends deadline for Aadhaar linkage up to March 31, 2018

SC extends deadline for Aadhaar linkage up to March 31, 2018

A Constitution bench of the Supreme Court will start hearing the issue of interim stay against mandatory linking of Aadhaar with bank accounts and mobile phone numbers, on Thursday. Provided that in...

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