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Worldwide India protests as Pakistan stops Sikh pilgrims from meeting diplomats
Author: 0 India protests as Pakistan stops Sikh pilgrims from meeting diplomats

Last month, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar told the media here that the Indian High Commission in Pakistan was facing "a litany of issues" which have not been resolved for several months. New Delhi has continued to grant visas - even emergency visas -for Pakistanis seeking medical treatment in India. He said: "Pakistan welcomes Hindu and Sikh pilgrims from all over the world, including India".

Worldwide Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) Boosted at Compass Point
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Analysts on average have given a price target of $34.11 to Fifth Third Bancorp ( FITB ) stock. It has outperformed by 15.18% the S&P500. First Citizens Bank & Trust Co who had been investing in Celgene Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $68.34B market cap company.

Worldwide Haley says of sanctions, 'I don't get confused'
Author: 0 Haley says of sanctions, 'I don't get confused'

In an another emergency meeting today, MPs in the House of Commons, including opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn asked why she had not gone to the United Nations first to seek approval for the airstrikes that targeted Syrian Bashar al-Assad's chemical weapons stockpiles.

Worldwide State Says TNReady Issues May Be Caused By 'Deliberate Attack' On Vendor
Author: 0 State Says TNReady Issues May Be Caused By 'Deliberate Attack' On Vendor

She added: "To our knowledge, no student data has been compromised". Name SearchWatch Service' William Lamberth would prohibit online testing for TNReady by requiring a move to paper tests. "These tests are the cornerstone of state accountability for teachers and students", said Nashville Representative John Ray Clemmons in comments made in a news release from the caucus.

Worldwide Poland broke law by logging in pristine forest — Top EU court
Author: 0 Poland broke law by logging in pristine forest — Top EU court

The European Court of Justice today ruled that Poland breached EU law when it made a decision to increase logging rates in parts of the protected Białowieża forest. They held protests and brought the case before the court a year ago. Bialowieza Forest was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1979, as well as the European Union's Natura 2000 Special Area of Conservation list.

Worldwide EF-1 Tornado Hit Danville on Sunday
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The weather service estimated Sunday's tornado was on the ground in Craig County for less than a minute but it damaged about a half-dozen homes , flipped a truck over onto another auto , and felled around 50 trees. Experts estimated the winds to be between 70 and 80 miles per hour during the severe storms. According to the survey, several trees were snapped or uprooted near Timberlake Reservoir.

Worldwide Bertucci's restaurant chain files for Chapter 11 with potential buyer identified
Author: 0 Bertucci's restaurant chain files for Chapter 11 with potential buyer identified

The Brand now has five CT locations with restaurants in Avon, Darien, Glastonbury, Newington, and Shelton after some prior closures here in CT. Bertucci's and nine affiliated Debtors filed for Chapter 11 protection with the U.S. The bankruptcy filing lists Right Lane Dough Acquisitions LLC as a potential buyer. Under the asset purchase agreement, the Stalking Horse Bidder has agreed to purchase substantially all of Bertucci's assets and assume certain liabilities, subject to higher or ...

Worldwide Amid Talk Of US Troop Withdrawal, Haley Says Containing Iran Top Priority
Author: 0 Amid Talk Of US Troop Withdrawal, Haley Says Containing Iran Top Priority

A senior military expert says Israel and Iran "are not necessarily on an inevitable course to a full-scale military conflict", despite reports indicating that Iran plans to attack imminently. Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi, according to Iranian news media, said, "the Zionist entity will sooner or later receive the necessary response and will regret its misdeeds" He added, "the Syrian and resistance forces will respond in a timely fashion and appropriately in the region".

Worldwide Internet, satellite existed in Mahabharata era, says Tripura CM Biplab Deb
Author: 0 Internet, satellite existed in Mahabharata era, says Tripura CM Biplab Deb

Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb said the internet was present in during Mahabartha. Deb then added that technology was invented more than thousand years ago and that the National Informatics Centre (NIC) was just using it. A long-time Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) functionary, Biplab Deb became the Chief Minister of Tripura in March this year after BJP defeated CPM in the assembly elections.

Worldwide Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan to challenge Supreme Court verdict on SC/ST Act
Author: 0 Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan to challenge Supreme Court verdict on SC/ST Act

The order was before Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the state to give surety to the nation that his government will not permit the dilution of the Act which seeks to deliver immediate justice to marginalized section of the society. Senior police officials in the State Police also asserted that no such direction has been issued so far by the State Government. The protests had been organised against the order that banned automatic arrests under the Act, and held that a court can grant ...

Worldwide Forecast: High fire danger around Colorado Springs to start the week
Author: 0 Forecast: High fire danger around Colorado Springs to start the week

Similar weather conditions will exist on Monday. Relative humidity will be between 5-10%. The service said critical to extreme fire weather conditions will develop throughout the Denver metro area, Palmer Divide, South Park, southern Foothills and the east central and southeast Plains, and that new fires can start and rapidly grow.

Worldwide BJP Asks All Party Ministers to Resign From J&K Cabinet
Author: 0 BJP Asks All Party Ministers to Resign From J&K Cabinet

The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action. According to the sources in the BJP, the decision was taken at a core group meeting, chaired by party's state vice president Avinash Rai Khanna, at the party headquarters.

Worldwide Cook County Set for Unwanted Prescription Drug Take Back
Author: 0 Cook County Set for Unwanted Prescription Drug Take Back

During last year's event, the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) collected more drugs than on any of the previous 10 events since it began in 2010. The non-medical use of prescription drugs ranks second only to marijuana as the most common form of drug abuse in America.

Worldwide Watch Jordan Peele's Fakeout Obama Warning About Fake News
Author: 0 Watch Jordan Peele's Fakeout Obama Warning About Fake News

Peele's fake Obama says that "Ben Carson is in the sunken place", referring to his Oscar-winning movie Get Out . "Moving forward we need to be more vigilant with what we trust from the internet", he adds. According to Variety , Peele teamed up with Buzzfeed CEO Jonah Peretti to create the video in an effort to show just how easily audio and images can be manipulated on the internet.

Worldwide USA wants Arab force to replace its troops in Syria, WSJ
Author: 0 USA wants Arab force to replace its troops in Syria, WSJ

Saudi Arabia said it is in discussions with the United States about sending troops to Syria as the Trump administration seeks ways to stabilize the country's northeast while winding down its own military presence. On Dec. 6, 2017, Trump announced his official recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and instructed the relocation of the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to the disputed holy city, which promptly triggered fury and condemnation throughout the Arab world.

Worldwide Europe in 'kind of civil war', warns Macron
Author: 0 Europe in 'kind of civil war', warns Macron

Macron's election previous year, defeating the far-right candidate Marine Le Pen, and his ardent pro-Europeanism have made him the poster boy for those aiming for a revived post-Brexit EU to battle the challenges of populism. Macron was speaking at the invitation of the European Parliament , which has asked leaders of all the member states to give their views on the EU's future following Brexit.

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