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Worldwide Constitution Bench to decide if Jallikattu is a cultural right
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Senior advocates Sidharth Luthra, Anand Grover and Shyam Divan, appearing for an animal rights group, contended that the Tamil Nadu's Amendment Act into the central law this year, violated the apex court's judgement, which specifically stated that bulls can not be used as performing animals.

Worldwide Canandaigua Republican Brian Kolb will run for NY Governor next year
Author: 0 Canandaigua Republican Brian Kolb will run for NY Governor next year

Kolb says he believes New Yorkers want a governor who will listen to them despite party affiliation, and that most are anxious about the same issues. He says he supports having two different laws on gun control, one for upstate and one for downstate. Kolb said he would "put an end to the political corruption and mismanagement plaguing the governor's office, lower New York's cripplingly high taxes that make it too hard for hardworking families to get ahead and grow our economy to help ...

Worldwide Check CBSE UGC NET Nov 2017 Answer Keys via direct link here
Author: 0 Check CBSE UGC NET Nov 2017 Answer Keys via direct link here

Their objections can however be made only through the website between December 12 and 18 after payment of a fee of Rs 1,000 per recorded response via debit or credit cards. Every year CBSE board conduct UGC NET exam to recruit the eligible candidate for the post of government post. The Central Board of Secondary Education Board will soon release the answer keys for the UGC NET exam so the candidate can challenge the questions asked at the exam.

Worldwide Kashmir highway, Mughal road remain closed due to snowfall
Author: 0 Kashmir highway, Mughal road remain closed due to snowfall

Meanwhile, Pir Panjal range in J&K continued to receive snowfall forcing the authorities to close the Mughal road for traffic. As the cold wave spread its grip across North India there were places in the hilly reaches where normal life and vehicular traffic were affected.Snowfall also had an impact on normal life in many parts of Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and J&K.

Worldwide New Report Says US is Healthiest and Least Healthy States
Author: 0 New Report Says US is Healthiest and Least Healthy States

Called "America's Health Rankings", the report assessed the nation's health state-by-state, looking at factors like health policies, environment and behaviors. Oklahoma also had improvements in obesity rates, the number of people who are physically active, and drug deaths, but still ranks well below the national average.

Worldwide Will soon set up 12 exclusive courts: Centre
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Vasishta added that the ministry of finance has given the approval of Rs 7.8 crore to start the courts. With regard to the number of 12 special courts across the country, the government said it has been calculated on the basis of 11 th Finance Commission analysis that one such court can dispose of 165 cases per annum.

Worldwide Kissing competition held in Indian state to reduce divorce rates
Author: 0 Kissing competition held in Indian state to reduce divorce rates

The controversial kissing competition was organised by the MLAs for tribal couples during a traditional village fair in Pakur. Tribal people are hesitant. "It is ridiculous that such contest having prize money worth Rs 900, Rs 700 and Rs 500 for first, second and third position respectively will restrict growing cases of divorce and differences in Santhal tribal community", he added while branding the kissing contest to strengthen the relationship between wife and husband as "insanity".

Worldwide New Tongan island offers clues to water on Mars
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A new island off the coast of Tonga has scientists intrigued for what it could mean in relation to Mars. It's the first step to understand erosion rates and processes and to decipher why it has persisted longer than most people expected, "said Jim Garvin , a chief NASA scientist from its Goddard Space Flight Center".

Worldwide Due to nuclear weapon tests the crust in North Korea moved
Author: 0 Due to nuclear weapon tests the crust in North Korea moved

Recent satellite imagery shows that tunnel excavation is underway at the western portal of the Punggye-ri nuclear test site in northeastern North Korea , a USA institute said Monday. The North Portal tunnel has been left dormant and mostly abandoned, possibly due to damage from detonations. Satellite images show high level of activity at the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site, in north west North Korea, indicating that dictator Kim Jong-Un is building another tunnel for missile tests.

Worldwide Sharpton: Trump's visit to civil rights museum a 'missed opportunity'
Author: 0 Sharpton: Trump's visit to civil rights museum a 'missed opportunity'

President Donald Trump paid tribute Saturday to the leaders and foot soldiers of the civil rights movement whose sacrifices help make the United States a fairer and more just country, though protests surrounding his visit to MS laid bare the stark divisions among Americans about his commitment to that legacy.

Worldwide Trump's Jerusalem decision might spark violence
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Israeli police forces have brutally faced the Palestinian protesters across the occupied land. Representatives of some Arab countries in the United Nations sent a draft resolution to the Security Council and the General Assembly calling for repeal of US President Donald Trump's decision to move his country's embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , IRNA reports.

Worldwide Police row over 'cannabis smell' stop and search
Author: 0 Police row over 'cannabis smell' stop and search

Of particular concern is the continuing over-representation of black people in stop and search figures'. For drug searches, the find rate was 33% where the person searched was white and 26% where they were black. Have you been stopped and searched? "The force has some improvements to make to ensure it has processes in place to allow for the early identification of and support for staff wellbeing issues".

Worldwide Fresh hope for family of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe after MP visit
Author: 0 Fresh hope for family of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe after MP visit

And he said that his commission would reject the request to free the mother-of-one if it was lodged with them. The spat between London and Tehran over Nazanin Zaghari, a British-Iranian woman, has been on since her detention in April 2016 when she was arrested with her two-year-old daughter at Tehran's Imam Khomeini International Airport for security reasons while she was about to return to the UK.

Worldwide Ryanair pilots announce pre-Christmas strike
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Members voted overwhelmingly in support of strike action - 94 per cent in favour of industrial action . The Dublin pilots striking are directly employed by Ryanair and represent roughly 28pc of the carrier's more than 300 Dublin-based pilots.

Worldwide Varun Dhawan Starts Prepping For Sui Dhaaga. See Pics
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Varun can be seen hard at work at a sewing machine and the actor wears a exhausted expression on his face - a sign of all the hard work he is putting in the training, maybe? As part of his prep work for the film, he is learning how to stitch, it seems.

Author: 0 Cooking fire at homeless camp sparked California blaze

Wednesday and destroyed six homes. The fire, which burned more than 400 acres, was 85 percent contained on Tuesday, the Fire Department said. CBS Los Angeles reports that when firefighters arrived on scene that morning, no one was found in the area, LAFD reports.

Worldwide Welcome to the world! Woman gives birth on PIA flight
Author: 0 Welcome to the world! Woman gives birth on PIA flight

According to NAN, a spokesman for Pakistan International Airline (PIA), Mashood Tajwar said that both the mother and baby were healthy, though it was a premature birth. "The flight was scheduled to land in the eastern city of Multan in the early morning hours but was diverted to the southern metropolis Karachi due to bad weather".

Worldwide WH: 'No Way' Sen. Gillibrand Tweet Was Sexist
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FAKE NEWS!" US Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said Trump's attack on Senator Gillibrand was "nasty", but he did not join Gillibrand's call for Trump to resign the presidency over sexual misconduct accusations. "What do u mean @SenGillibrand would "do anything" for campaign contributions?" The calls for a congressional investigation into Trump are also being echoed among 56 female Democratic members of the U.S.