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Worldwide 5 militants, Indian air force commando killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight
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Two Army soldiers have been injured in the encounter which is still underway. "As the search approached the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them, which was retaliated, triggering an encounter". Earlier, a commando of Indian Air Force was killed and an army man was injured in an attack in the same area. Separatists have for decades fought Indian soldiers and paramilitaries deployed in the disputed region, demanding independence or a merger of the territory with Pakistan .

Worldwide Scottish Labour elect new leader
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Scottish Labour is not officially commenting on Ms Dugdale's last minute inclusion in the line-up, but a party source said it would be a "fantastic opportunity" for the MSP to talk about policies and Labour values on a widely watched show.

Author: 0 LA County Unemployment Rate Falls to 4.7 Percent

Month over month, farms shed 2,100 jobs while nonfarm sectors added 300. This followed a revised gain of 50,300 jobs in September. The only sector to report a substantial drop in payrolls (down 1,100) was "other services", including repair/maintenance, personal services and some nonprofits.

Worldwide Delayed by alliance talks, disputes, Congress first list likely tomorrow
Author: 0 Delayed by alliance talks, disputes, Congress first list likely tomorrow

The list has been curated after much-brainstorming with the party chasing a target set by party chief Amit Shah of winning an unprecedented 150 of Gujarat's 182 seats. The party has repeated 49 sitting legislators in the first list, dropping only one to accommodate a Patel or Patidar candidate. Congress's Gujarat unit president Bharatsinh Solanki, who is camping in Delhi with other senior leaders and holding meetings with leaders of alliance partners, said the first list will be released on ...

Worldwide BJP will go to any extent to derail quota stir: Hardik
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Bambhaniya alleged that the conspiracy has been hatched under the directions of Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and state BJP president Jitu Vaghani. The recent controversies about Hardik's exposed 'sex video clips, the Patidar leader has alleged that the BJP is being the gameplay.

Worldwide Rafah border crossing reopened in both directions
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Hamas, which has ruled the Gaza Strip since 2007, handed the crossing over to the PA at the beginning of November, marking the first concrete change since an Egypt-sponsored reconciliation process started to heal a decade-long rift between Hamas and its rival Fatah group.

Worldwide Alabama GOP Says It Stands Behind Roy Moore
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Now that Richard Cordray is stepping down as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, it appears to be a foregone conclusion that he'll launch a Democratic gubernatorial campaign in OH, where Cordray served in a variety of offices, including state attorney general.

Worldwide 'Manspreading' passenger punches woman on NY subway
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A woman said she was punched on the NY subway on November 16 after she asked another passenger to give her room in the seat. When Saia went to the 17th Precinct stationhouse, two desk officers told her she had to go to Transit District 34, which has jurisdiction over the train line where the attack occurred, to file a report.

Worldwide Democratic Senator Says Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned After Lewinsky Affair
Author: 0 Democratic Senator Says Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned After Lewinsky Affair

Kirsten Gillibrand occupies Hillary Clinton's old Senate seat, campaigned for her in 2016 and was eagerly supported by Bill Clinton in her political infancy. A former senior adviser to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonGOP rushes to cut ties to Moore Papadopoulos was in regular contact with Stephen Miller, helped edit Trump speech: report Bannon jokes Clinton got her "ass kicked" in 2016 election MORE lambasted Sen.

Author: 0 California unemployment rate dips

Even with the recent gains, California's unemployment rate remains higher than the nation's, which dropped a fraction of a point to 4.1 percent last month. The number of unemployed Californians was 952,000 in October - down by 35,000 over the month, and down by 63,000 compared with October of a year ago.

Worldwide Belgium court postpones decision on Puigdemont extradition to Spain
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Belgian prosecutors asked a court to extradite the ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont to Spain this afternoon to face charges of rebellion and sedition. The Belgian government has steadfastly said it can not intervene in Spain's extradition request because it is up to the independent judiciary to make a decision.

Worldwide Bill Gates recalls first meeting with Andhra CM Naidu 20 years ago
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More than half of India's population in engaged in agriculture, and three-fourths of rural women are engaged in agriculture. The meeting comes in the backdrop of recent MHA order to cancel the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) licence of Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), a health advocacy group, majorly funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF).

Worldwide Florida Democratic Party leader resigns in wake of scandal
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Based on interviews with six female former staffers or consultants, Politico reported Bittel "created an unprofessional workplace environment for women that include (d) persistent inappropriate comments, leering at young women and even inviting them on his private jet".

Worldwide Saudi Prince promises Israel billions of dollars to fight Hezbollah
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In September, reports surfaced of a secret visit to Israel by the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman - although the visit was denied by the Saudis - and earlier this week, TPS reported that a Lebanese website published a document, which was claimed to be draft of a peace treaty between Israel and Saudi Arabia meant to set the framework for a comprehensive regional treaty effectively ending the Arab-Israeli conflict.

Worldwide Families make it official on National Adoption Day
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Cameron Lights Althouse is now officially a part of the Althouse family. Friday was a life-changing day for more than a dozen Miami Valley children. "Because they go to school with our kids, they're in activities with our kids, and every child deserves a family", she said. "The LGBT foster and adoptive parents in our agency tend to step up to the plate time and time again".

Worldwide Sexual assaults at Fort Campbell almost double
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Titled Reports of Sexual Assault Received at Military Installations and Combat Areas of Interest , the document tallies adult sexual assaults (not including domestic abuse) at Army , Navy , Marine and Air Force bases around the world, as well as in areas of conflict where USA service people are deployed.

Worldwide 170 firefighters battle fire in NYC apartment building
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Officials initially said the building was unoccupied and under renovation. Residents were unsure of what they would do in the future, but they were thankful to firefighters who rushed to the scene. By 4 p.m., the smoke had transitioned from black to a light gray as ladder trucks laid gallons of water on the flames. Authorities have urged people to stay far from the area to avoid any injuries from the raining debris.