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Global Land scam: Fresh trouble for RJD chief Lalu Yadav
Author: 0 Land scam: Fresh trouble for RJD chief Lalu Yadav

As per reports, the case filed against them is related to the alleged irregularities in tenders allotted to a private company for the objective of development, maintenance, and operation of hotels at Ranchi and Puri. Law taking its course, now Nitish ji can not remain a mute spectator. Modi, targeting the RJD chief, said that thanks to the fodder scam that true face of Lalu was uncovered and he was unseated from the chief minister's post, otherwise nobody knows what all scams he would have ...

Global 10 soldiers, 447 Boko Haram fighters killed in three months -Army
Author: 0 10 soldiers, 447 Boko Haram fighters killed in three months -Army

The news came on a day when the President Donald Trump led government said it was pushing forward with plans to sell up to a dozen aircraft to Nigeria's air force for the fight against the extremist group Boko Haram . According to him, "what happened was not an increase in attack, but it was a case of Boko Haram using technical asymmetric tactics to achieve their strategic low level aims by attacking isolated locations like the university (of Maiduguri) or the Jiddari Polo area".

Global SoundCloud cuts 40% of workforce, closes London office
Author: 0 SoundCloud cuts 40% of workforce, closes London office

SoundCloud informed its staff Thursday that it would be cutting 173 jobs from its team of 420 employees. That means the remaining 247 employees will serve the streamer's 175 million users out of its NY office and Berlin headquarters , it said in a blog post .

Author: 0 Nigeria drop to 39th in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association world ranking

Kenya lost 55 points from 463 as a result of Harambee Stars 1-2 lose to Sierra Leone in 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers on June 10 coming at the backdrop of a 0-0 draw against Malawi in a friendly match. Meanwhile, Confederations Cup winners, Germany, returned to the top of the World Ranking for the first time since being knocked off the top spot exactly two years ago.

Global 28 dead after fight among rival gangs in Acapulco prison
Author: 0 28 dead after fight among rival gangs in Acapulco prison

Riot police stormed the overcrowded facility, which authorities say now houses over 2,000 inmates. A police helicopter flies over the state prison in Acapulco, Mexico , Thursday, July 7, 2017. 'The incident began because of the constant dispute between rival groups inside the prison, ' Alvarez said. It is a center of opium poppy production that has been a major concern to US officials.

Author: 0 Fierce Djokovic Flies Into Wimbledon Third Round

In the victory, Federer won 81 percent of his first serve points and 81 percent of his second serve points. Some uncharacteristically sloppy play from Federer gifted Lajovic an early break, but the Serbian went long in the next game to leave the set back on serve.

Global Ancient giant crocodile had long, serrated dino teeth
Author: 0 Ancient giant crocodile had long, serrated dino teeth

Dr. Dal Sasso said, "Like these and other enormous crocs from the Cretaceous, "Razana" could outcompete even theropod dinosaurs , at the top of the food chain". Thundering along the scorched dirt and canopied forests of the area now known as the island of Madagascar, a ferocious predator nicknamed Razana , the "Eater of Worlds", roamed with little fear of being challenged by other scavengers and theropod meat-eaters of the mid-Jurassic period.

Global Super Mario Odyssey Completely Removes the Dreaded
Author: 0 Super Mario Odyssey Completely Removes the Dreaded "Game Over" Screen

The lack of a game over screen indicates that Nintendo is aiming to make the upcoming platformer as casual friendly as possible. A product of the times, game over screens were transplants from the arcade era, where they would mark the end of your run and - in the case of a lot of console games - your trip back to the title screen.

Global Louis Missouri's Minimum Wage to Drop to $7.70
Author: 0 Louis Missouri's Minimum Wage to Drop to $7.70

Louis back to the $7.70 state standard. Restaurant owners and other employers in St. Louis, Mo., will face the decision of rolling back minimum wage rates from $10 in the city to the statewide standard of $7.70 an hour as of August 28. A study by a group of economists at the University of Washington, commissioned by the city of Seattle, found that the costs to low-wage workers outweighed the benefits by a ratio of three to one, according to the Washington Post.

Global Federer cruises into third round
Author: 0 Federer cruises into third round

Zverev has enjoyed a breakthrough year that included beating Andy Murray at the Australian Open. Novak Djokovic raced into the third round, but has yet to be given a real workout. Even though I got back into the game after that because I broke him, I just struggled in that first set. Gulbis' reward, if you can call it that, is a round-three showdown with Djokovic.

Global Uber driver accuses Oklahoma senator of sexual assault, investigation ongoing
Author: 0 Uber driver accuses Oklahoma senator of sexual assault, investigation ongoing

The woman later used the Internet to look up a picture of the passenger, who she reportedly identified as Bryce Marlatt , a Republican state senator from Woodward, authorities said. Police said he was asleep in the vehicle and smelled of alcohol, KOCO reports. After reaching the destination just before 10:40 p.m., according to the report, the suspect had her drive to a local bar.

Global Pence vows 'new era' in United States space exploration, but few details
Author: 0 Pence vows 'new era' in United States space exploration, but few details

The council, last active at the end of the administration of President George H.W. Bush in 1993, will be reestablished under an executive order signed by Trump June 30. "For almost 25 years, our government's commitment seems to have not matched the spirit of the American people ", he said. Despite Pence's promises, though, the president has yet to name an administrator for NASA and his budget calls for slashing the agency's funds for programs that are more Earth-centric.

Global Mortgage Rates Today: Citizens Bank, US Bank Jul 6, 2017
Author: 0 Mortgage Rates Today: Citizens Bank, US Bank Jul 6, 2017

The short term, popular 15 year fixed rate mortgage interest rates are published at 3.75% at the bank today carrying an April of 3.993%. The average contract interest rate for 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages backed by the FHA increased to 4.04% from 4.02%, with points decreasing to 0.33 from 0.41 (including the origination fee) for 80% LTV loans.

Global Police arrest 5 at Sen. Flake's Phoenix office
Author: 0 Police arrest 5 at Sen. Flake's Phoenix office

Senate heated up Thursday, July 6, when seven opponents of the plan were arrested at Flake's Phoenix and Tucson offices. Sen. Jeff Flake walks toward media gathered at the scene of the shooting at a Virginia baseball practice that left House Majority Whip Steve Scalise wounded in June.

Global Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Lowered to Hold at Vetr Inc
Author: 0 Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Lowered to Hold at Vetr Inc

New bought a new stake in shares of Delta Air Lines during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $1,354,000. Par Capital Management Inc sold 400,000 shares as Delta Air Lines Inc Del ( DAL)'s stock declined 5.91%. Its up 0.79, from 1.08 in 2016Q3. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, May 17th. In other news, Director Francis S. Blake acquired 5,665 shares of Delta Air Lines stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 17th.

Global Jennifer Lopez releases new song
Author: 0 Jennifer Lopez releases new song

Jennifer Lopez gave fans a taste of her new music on Tuesday, when she premiered her new single, "Ni Tu Ni Yo," during Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular . The album is executive produced by ex-hubby Marc Anthony, whose company Magnus Media also manages Gente de Zona . The song is also now available via iTunes , Spotify , Google Play and Amazon.

Global With J&K on board, country integrated economically: Arun Jaitley
Author: 0 With J&K on board, country integrated economically: Arun Jaitley

We did not force our decision on GST on any State including Jammu & Kashmir. CTF, he said, would also launch handholding exercises to make traders aware about the needs of the new GST regime and also demands that toll tax on goods as charged earlier shall totally be abolished.

Global House Vote On Budget Veto Delayed; State Capitol Locked Down
Author: 0 House Vote On Budget Veto Delayed; State Capitol Locked Down

The Capitol's air conditioning system also was shut off. Multiple media outlets are reporting that hazmat teams are on the scene. One worker can be seen on a lift outside a Statehouse window. The Illinois House will vote on overriding Gov. Bruce Rauner's vetoes of budget legislation drawn to end the nation's longest state fiscal crisis since at least the Great Depression.

Global UK Police: Others May Be at Large in Manchester Attack
Author: 0 UK Police: Others May Be at Large in Manchester Attack

However local terror officers believe more people may have been involved. Mr Jackson said attempts to speak to Hashem Abedi were part of an "ongoing" process but he refused to elaborate or say whether British police had travelled to Libya.

Global Judge in police shooting offers jurors support
Author: 0 Judge in police shooting offers jurors support

On the one year anniversary of the death of Philando Castile , the way law enforcement conducts itself in the field is changing. Dayton called the fatal officer-involved shooting one of the most traumatic events of his two terms as governor.

Global California attorney general urging FCC to allow wholesale blocking of robocalls
Author: 0 California attorney general urging FCC to allow wholesale blocking of robocalls

In the letter, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich noted that the number of complaints his office has received about such calls jumped from 117 in 2014 to 1,151 in 2016, a almost 1,000 percent increase. When he assumed office, Attorney General Becerra made protecting consumers a top priority. The letter sent by the attorneys general highlights that ringless robocalls prevent consumers from blocking unwanted messages with numerous latest call blocking apps for mobile phones.

Global Amnesty director arrested in Turkey
Author: 0 Amnesty director arrested in Turkey

Included in the roundup was Amnesty International Turkey Director Idil Eser, along with eight Amnesty members and two international trainers who were attending a seminar at the time of their arrest . The group's whereabouts are unknown. He was arrested on 6 June with 22 other lawyers and charged with membership of a "terrorist" organisation. Amnesty called for their immediate and unconditional release, and for the government to drop all charges.

Global Police continue to investigate deadly ambush of NYC officer
Author: 0 Police continue to investigate deadly ambush of NYC officer

Familia had been sitting in a mobile command center near the corner of Morris Avenue and East 183rd Street in Fordham Heights when police said Bonds walked up to the window and fired a handgun, hitting the officer in the face. In the wake of the killings, people left vicious comments on Bonds' Facebook page with pointless taunts like, "Rot in hell", for the dead man, some placing blame on activists in the Black Lives Matter movement.

Global Webbie Arrested On Alleged Domestic Abuse Charges
Author: 0 Webbie Arrested On Alleged Domestic Abuse Charges

Reports from WVLA also say that he pinned her down with his knees on her throat, cutting off all air. Police were called to the scene at 6:26 a.m. This resulted in her coughing up and spitting blood. Following the incident, both Gradney and the victim were brought to a local hospital but Gradney was not seriously injured and was brought to Parish Prison following.

Global ICC: South Africa Failed Obligations by Not Arresting Sudan's Bashir
Author: 0 ICC: South Africa Failed Obligations by Not Arresting Sudan's Bashir

The International Criminal Court (ICC) ruled on July 6, 2017, that South Africa should have arrested Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir during his June 2015 visit. The South African government said it will study the ICC's ruling on Thursday. In the wake of the incident, the South African government said it would leave the International Criminal Court.

Global Government ethics head Walter Shaub Jr. resigns after clashes with Trump
Author: 0 Government ethics head Walter Shaub Jr. resigns after clashes with Trump

Shaub joined the ethics office as a staff attorney early in the George W. Bush administration and has worked there nearly every year since. It is the job of the ethics office, a creation of a post-Watergate Congress, to work with a web of ethics officials at each agency to help those entering the government sidestep potential conflicts.

Global Panama JIT members leave for Doha to record Qatari royal's testimony
Author: 0 Panama JIT members leave for Doha to record Qatari royal's testimony

On Monday, addressing the media after Hasan Nawaz's appearance before the JIT, Prime Minister's Political Adviser Asif Kirmani said the JIT report can not be completed without recording the statement of the Qatari prince. The JIT members discussed in detail the letter of the Qatari prince handed over to them by the officials of the Foreign Affairs Ministry on Monday. Reportedly, Prince Sheikh Hamad had written another letter to the JIT, formulated by the Supreme Court to provide him with the ...

Global Kashmir shuts down social media sites ahead of Burhan Wani's death anniversary
Author: 0 Kashmir shuts down social media sites ahead of Burhan Wani's death anniversary

Following strong objection by India, The Birmingham City Council has withdrawn permission for the "Burhan Wani Day" rally to mark the first anniversary of Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani. The authorities are also likely to suspend mobile Internet services across the Valley as a precautionary measure. The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday ordered blocking of all social media websites on lease line in Kashmir from 10 pm tonight.

Global Sridevi : Janhvi was overwhelmed when she saw 'Mom'
Author: 0 Sridevi : Janhvi was overwhelmed when she saw 'Mom'

HUM Films and Eveready have collaborated to release the film over Pakistan. A mother of two daughters - Jhanvi and Khushi, how is she as a mom off-screen? Adnan Siddiqui is especially brilliant as a grief-stricken father desperate to get justice for his daughter who is a piece of his heart.

Global Trump Tweet Forces Networks To Cover Charlie Gard
Author: 0 Trump Tweet Forces Networks To Cover Charlie Gard

But all of that changed after the president offered to help the terminally-ill British baby. A spokesman at the Vatican's hospital said Wednesday that Great Ormond Street Hospital turned down the offer, citing legal reasons, but that officials are still working on a solution.

Author: 0 Tomic cops fine, loses racquet sponsor

Head, who stood behind Maria Sharapova during the Russian star's doping ban, deemed the Australian's behaviour unacceptable and have severed their ties. Afterwards, he said: "I was just frustrated - it has no meaning". 'Therefore, we have chose to discontinue our collaboration with Bernard Tomic'. The official reason given for Tomic's fine was unsportsmanlike conduct, with the same offence costing Russia's Daniil Medvedev 14,500 dollars (£11,200).

Global States And DC Sue Betsy DeVos Over For-Profit College Loan Rules
Author: 0 States And DC Sue Betsy DeVos Over For-Profit College Loan Rules

The complaint, filed in U.S. District Court, alleges that the Department of Education violated federal law by abruptly rescinding its Borrower Defense Rule , which was created to hold abusive higher education institutions accountable for cheating students and taxpayers out of billions of dollars in federal loans.

Global Hanscom Air Force Base evacuates facilities amid security probe
Author: 0 Hanscom Air Force Base evacuates facilities amid security probe

An evacuation order was prompted at 9 a.m. Thursday, with the Massachusetts State Police bomb squad being called in a short while later. The base's Vandenberg Gate was closed and some buildings were evacuated. A standard screening of the truck and its cargo revealed indicators of potentially hazardous material. There have been no reports of injuries. An exit off 2A to the airport has also been closed to traffic.

Global The GOP healthcare plan just got more brutal poll results
Author: 0 The GOP healthcare plan just got more brutal poll results

Because of its cuts to Medicaid , it will put people in nursing homes out on the street, and by cutting funding to Planned Parenthood, it will deny essential health services to many women. With an increase in hospitals providing unpaid care, it is no wonder hospitals are closing and making cuts around the country and Maine. Hospitals, especially smaller rural hospitals, would be hurt.

Global Arcade Fire release special Kendall Jenner t-shirt
Author: 0 Arcade Fire release special Kendall Jenner t-shirt

The shirts disappeared. That was, until Arcade Fire decided they wanted to enter the fray. One day later, #Kendall And Kylie issued a statement apologizing for not having "thought out" T-shirt designs. The " Keeping Up with the Kardashians " stars said: "These designs were not well thought out and we deeply apologise to anyone that has been upset and/or offended, especially to the families of the artists".

Global Inmate Breaks Out of Max-Security Prison. Again
Author: 0 Inmate Breaks Out of Max-Security Prison. Again

Details about his escape have not been released. To ease his 2005 escape, Mr. Causey and his fellow escapee temporarily tricked corrections officers into believing they were present for a prison count by placing heads made out of toilet paper in their beds to stand in for their own.

Global Trump preps for return visit to Europe
Author: 0 Trump preps for return visit to Europe

Trump is expected to receive a friendly welcome in Poland despite skepticism in Europe following his first visit to the continent. Trump, after spending the night in Warsaw, will spend five working hours in Poland on Thursday, packing his schedule with multiple meetings with Duda and capped by a high-profile speech to the Polish people from Krasinski Square.

Global Belgians charged with terror offenses after multiple raids
Author: 0 Belgians charged with terror offenses after multiple raids

No details were given of the suspects still on the run and Belgian officials said the terror alert would remain at three, the second highest level. Police charged brothers Akim Saouti, aged 40, and Khalid Saouti, 37, with terrorism related offenses on Wednesday.

Global Vietnamese hostages found dead in Basilan
Author: 0 Vietnamese hostages found dead in Basilan

The beheaded victims were among the six crewmembers of Vietnamese cargo vessel MV Royal 16 who were seized by the bandits last November off the waters of Basilan. He said the Abu Sayyaf are trying to make a statement that they are still a force to reckon with even after hundreds of their fighters had already surrendered to the government in the past 14 months.

Global Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo's liver function worsens
Author: 0 Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo's liver function worsens

China granted permission Wednesday for cancer specialists from the United States, Germany and other countries to help treat imprisoned political dissident and Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo as he struggles with late-stage liver cancer, according to a statement released by a local judicial bureau.

Global Magnitude 6.5 quake leads to casualties, power outages in Visayas
Author: 0 Magnitude 6.5 quake leads to casualties, power outages in Visayas

Rescuers are said to have retrieved ten people injured after the 20-second temblor. Large parts of Leyte were devastated by super typhoon Haiyan in November 2013. The quake hit at a depth of around six kilometers (four miles), on the central island of Leyte, the U.S. Geological Survey said. Father Romy Salazar, the Catholic parish priest of the Leyte town of Jaro that was at the quake's epicenter, told AFP power was cut off and residents rushed out of their homes as the town shook.

Global 4 children, man dead after 'horrendous' stabbing in Georgia; mother detained
Author: 0 4 children, man dead after 'horrendous' stabbing in Georgia; mother detained

Gwinnett County police said the call came in at 4:47 a.m. Thursday, and officers then found the five bodies inside the single-story home in the Loganville area. Police said in a statement they do not know if the man found inside with the children was their father, but believe the family lived together at the house.

Author: 0 'Frictionless trade' with European Union 'not possible' post-Brexit

Addressing an EU business forum in Brussels on Thursday, Barnier said London's " red lines " for a future trade relationship mean the United Kingdom is definitely leaving the single market and the customs union. But Brexit has a cost, also for business in the EU27, and businesses should assess with lucidity the negative consequences of the United Kingdom choice on trade and investment and prepare to manage that'.

Global Modi Gets 'Rare' Honour In Israel
Author: 0 Modi Gets 'Rare' Honour In Israel

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi , accompanied by his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu, on Thursday witnessed a demonstration of sea water purification at a mobile desalination plant here. "The tie between our talented, innovative people is natural". The two leaders presented a series of agreements for cooperation on satellite technology, water and agriculture, as well as the creation of a $40 million innovation fund.

Global Russian Federation calls on to stabilize situation in NK line of contact
Author: 0 Russian Federation calls on to stabilize situation in NK line of contact

But Azerbaijan and Armenia regularly accuse each other of carrying out attacks around Nagorno-Karabakh and along the Azeri-Armenian border. The unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh republic's Ministry of Defense pointed out that Azeri armed forces retaliated by suppressing multiple rocket launcher firing positions, and put all the blame on Baku.

Global Varun Tej, Sai Pallavi starrer Fidaa slated for release on July 21
Author: 0 Varun Tej, Sai Pallavi starrer Fidaa slated for release on July 21

The film is slated to release on 21 July. According to the buzz from film circles, Dil Raju is not so happy with his upcoming film Fidaa directed by Sekhar Kammula . Sai Pallavi dubbed herself for the role and the recently released trailer received stupendous response from the audience. Sai Pallavi is popular for Malayalam movie Premam "Mallar" role.

Global Arjun Tendulkar sends England's Jonny Bairstow hobbling out of nets at Lord's
Author: 0 Arjun Tendulkar sends England's Jonny Bairstow hobbling out of nets at Lord's

However, proper medical assistance was provided to Bairstow on the ground. There is, however, no danger reported as the 27-year old was provided with immediate first-aid, with his foot being placed in a compression unit. Arjun Tendulkar gives injury scare to England wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow during nets. The first Test match of the four-match series between England and South Africa has started a while back.

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