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World News CBSE makes Aadhaar mandatory for filling form
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However, there is no official confirmation made by CBSE on the NEET 2018 notification. There are overall 95000 seats (65,000 MBBS & 25,000 BDS) seats are available in Government, Private medical colleges and deemed universities in India. The NEET (UG) will consist of one paper containing 180 objective type questions (Multiple Choice Questions - MCQs) from Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology).

World News Facing midnight deadline, U.S. government preparing for possible shutdown
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A sweeping bipartisan vote is expected on the measure, which is attached to a huge budget agreement, but the timing and outcome of a House vote are less certain. Lawmakers think the shutdown could be over before most federal workers wake up tomorrow morning. "And government will keep taking your money irresponsibly and adding to a $20 trillion debt", he said.

World News Lawmakers push for budget vote to avert government shutdown
Author: 0 Lawmakers push for budget vote to avert government shutdown

The White House endorsement came a day after Mr Trump said he would "love to see" the US government shutdown if there was no deal on immigration and funding for his proposed US-Mexico border wall. That meant the bill's passage was not assured in the House and would need some Democratic support. But for now, the general expectation is the House will find the votes to pass the spending and budget bill.

World News Pyeonchang Winter Olympics Opening Ceremonies
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Competition continues on Thursday with the start of team figure skating and freestyle skiing . The TV coverage began on Wednesday with mixed doubles curling . Which channel is it on and can I live stream it? Owens, an African-American, became the most successful athlete of that year's games. Q: So how can I watch all of this? Under blue skies at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre, Osborne-Paradis topped the timesheets in 1 minute 40.45 seconds, 0.31 seconds ahead of Kjetil Jansrud from ...

World News Kemba Walker replacing Kristaps Porzingis in All-Star Game
Author: 0 Kemba Walker replacing Kristaps Porzingis in All-Star Game

Walker said last month, after Cleveland Cavaliers big man Kevin Love suffered a broken hand, that he would love to be named an All-Star replacement. The NBA has shaken up its All-Star Game format this season. Porzingis and Walker both play for Eastern Conference teams. Along with being first in 20-point games and three-point field goals, he ranks second in franchise history in points (9,292), field goals (3,228), free throws (1,903) and assists (2,677).

World News North Korea has military parade on eve of Olympics in South
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Pence traveled to South Korea to lead the US delegation to Friday's opening ceremonies , but has used his trip to participate in symbolic events meant to shine a spotlight on North Korea's nuclear program and human rights abuses. Meanwhile, American luge athlete Erin Hamlin, who was named Team USA's flag bearer, is more excited about the North Korean athletes who are participating in the games.

World News Coast Guard suspends search in Buzzards Bay
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Previous story: The Coast Guard and the Buzzards Bay Task Force were searching for a possible mariner in distress Wednesday night after Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England watchstanders heard a mayday call over the radio. The cold temperatures making it unlikely someone could survive this long. The Coast Guard called off the search, which covered over 760 square miles, shortly after 1 p.m.

World News Trump says 'big mistake' to sell off stocks in good economy
Author: 0 Trump says 'big mistake' to sell off stocks in good economy

He has claimed it is all because of him. He continued, "Now all of a sudden when a very curious stock-market plunge occurs, now all of a sudden it's Trump's economy, it's his alone, and not only that, the specifics of the Trump economy are why you are losing all of your money in the stock market".

World News United Kingdom sex pest MPs, peers face expulsion
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It calls for a toughening of the existing codes of conduct.to reflect a new parliament-wide "Behaviour Code", which should be binding on to all those working in parliament. Time, nevertheless, is of the essence - MPs do need to get their house in order now and start leading by example rather than waiting to be shamed into action by the public at large who appear far more enlightened on issues of equality, and modern employment practices, than the country's legislators.

World News Mob wrecks South Philly store amid Super Bowl celebrations
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Its passionate fan base resides about 350 miles southeast, in the City of Brotherly Love. A man at Thursday's Eagles parade in Philly wears a custom team jersey with "Grandpa" on the back. Week three, the Eagles came home to host the division rival New York Giants. Doug Pederson . When Doug Pederson was hired, he was rated as the worst coaching hire by a lot of freaking analysts out there in the media.

Author: 0 What's in US Senate deal on spending, debt ceiling

The budget agreement "does not have my support, nor does it have the support of a large number of members of our caucus", Pelosi said , as reported by AP. It also would extend funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program ( CHIP ) for 10 years instead of the current six, the source added. This is a deal where we have a few democrats in the Senate dictate what this President and this Congress does.

World News Lakers Acquire Isaiah Thomas From Cavs
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Thomas was traded by Boston to Cleveland for Kyrie Irving back in August 2017. The Cavaliers never gave Thomas a real chance to bounce back from his injury, and if he would have been able to turn it around, then the Cavaliers would be immediate favourites in the East.

World News Pence: US 'ready for any eventuality' on N.Korea
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Pence pledged that his message in any potential interaction would include the same point he has been making publicly: that the North must renounce its nuclear weapon and missile programs. Pence's personal guest at the games will be Fred Warmbier, the father of Otto Warmbier, an American who died past year days after his release from captivity in North Korea.

World News Oregon Sen. Jeff Kruse Resigns After Multiple Allegations of Sexual Harassment
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Those women were not named in the report. The charges include calling a law student "sexy" and "little girl" and commenting on her legs, as well as giving women unwanted massages and kisses. Kate Brown and House Speaker Tina Kotek, had called on Kruse to resign following the investigation's release. "The legislature must immediately take steps to ensure that every person who walks into Oregon's Capitol is safe and respected".

World News Rep. Nancy Pelosi Stages Hours-Long Speech About House Spending Bill
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Pelosi's instincts and skills were honed in the living room of 245 Albemarle St.in Baltimore, where the youngest of six and only daughter of Mayor Tom D'Alesandro Jr., learned to count votes by precinct and helped manage the "favor file", keeping track of those from whom reciprocation might be asked someday.

World News Naked passenger prompts Alaska Airlines jet to turn around
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Anchorage teacher Kate Danyluk, a passenger on the flight, told the Associated Press that she realized something was wrong because flight attendants were moving urgently up and down the aisles and were wearing rubber gloves. The flight crew and other passengers who witnessed part of the incident were also interviewed by authorities, per the television station. Perry told KTVA that Federal Bureau of Investigation agents who arrived at the scene interviewed the naked passenger but it was ...

World News War of memos on Trump's desk
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Schiff said Bannon's attorney informed the panel that the White House would not let him testify beyond 14 pre-approved yes-or-no questions. The House Intelligence Committee is one of three congressional panels investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election and any links to political campaigns.

World News Senate Strikes Bipartisan Deal to Raise Defense Spending Over 2 Years
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Liberal Democrats meanwhile opposed the deal because it does not include an agreement to protect from deportation hundreds of thousands of "Dreamers", young people brought illegally to the United States as children. Defense: Increase defense spending over current law by $80 billion in fiscal 2018 and $85 billion in fiscal 2019, pleasing defense hawks who have called for increased funding and stability in the military budget.

World News Pakistan bans Valentine's Day
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The court directed that no event would be held at official level, or at any public place. Besides banning the event in public places, the court had also issued directives for print and electronic media to "stop all Valentine's Day promotions immediately".

World News Miandad hails Kohli a genius and the world's best
Author: 0 Miandad hails Kohli a genius and the world's best

Kohli hit his second century of the series and the 34th one-day worldwide hundred of his career. "I am going to be 30 this year", Kohli said . "So, the decision was in terms of extending the quality of cricket you want to play at an older age is well and that's my intention".

World News Quentin Tarantino Apologizes to Roman Polanski's Rape Victim
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The interview was resurfaced by Jezebelfollowing Tarantino's response to Uma Thurman's recent New York Times interview where she detailed the scary on-set injury she suffered while making his 2003 film, Kill Bill . "He didn't rape a 13-year-old", said Tarantino. "She wanted to have it ", Tarantino said. "I hope he doesn't make an a - of himself and keep talking that way", she said.

Author: 0 Sister of North Korea's Kim Jong Un to attend Olympics, says Seoul

During Vice President Mike Pence's stop in Japan on Wednesday, he told hundreds of USA military personnel at Yokota Air Base that military action against North Korea remains a possibility. Local South Koreans had gathered near the site, and at least one man was heard shouting, "We are one!" as the musicians walked to the art center. Though possibly best known for their legions of goose-stepping troops, North Korean military parades are the country's primary means of showing off its ...

World News Church stabbing suspect in custody
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Hooper said Thursday that a 61-year-old man has died of his injuries, while the church's 54-year-old pastor is hospitalized in serious condition. Lucio was booked into the Nueces County Jail on December 27, 2017 on charges of sexual assault of a child and aggravated sexual assault.

World News Mitch McConnell Lauds 2-Year Budget Deal as Vote Nears
Author: 0 Mitch McConnell Lauds 2-Year Budget Deal as Vote Nears

Defense hawks would enjoy an $ 80 billion increase in the Pentagon's (already grotesquely large) budget this year, followed by an $85 billion bump in 2019. However, this could change pending whether the Democratic caucus is unified enough to keep him short of the 216 votes he needs, but that's not expected to be the case at this point.

Author: 0 NIH and opioid response get boost in Senate budget deal

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the deal will provide "certainty" for the next two years and achieves a "much needed" increase in funding for the national defense. The Senate's two top leaders have been nearing a bipartisan deal that would avert a shutdown , provide spending boosts for the Pentagon and domestic programs over the next two years.

World News United Kingdom accuses European Union of bad faith over Brexit transition plan
Author: 0 United Kingdom accuses European Union of bad faith over Brexit transition plan

Lawyer Christiaan Alberdingk Thijm, who represents the plaintiffs said: 'Theresa May famously said, Brexit means Brexit, but the Brits now living on the continent have no idea what that means for them. The leaked figures showed the north east would take an 11% hit to economic growth under a free trade deal with the European Union, while leaving with no deal would result in a 16% dip, and staying in the single market would amount to a 3% decline.

World News Steelers Officially Announce Hiring Of Dunbar; Mitchell Remaining On Staff
Author: 0 Steelers Officially Announce Hiring Of Dunbar; Mitchell Remaining On Staff

He's previously been the defensive line coach for the Chicago Bears , Minnesota Vikings , New York Jets and Buffalo Bills . Dunbar was the defensive line coach in 2006 when Mike Tomlin was defensive coordinator. He will "oversee staff development among the coaching staff, work with current and former players in career development and assist coach Mike Tomlin in community related events", according to the team release.

World News Pence presses the South to stay on board against North Korea
Author: 0 Pence presses the South to stay on board against North Korea

North Korea reportedly prioritizes height, with only women taller than 165 centimeters able to join the squad. The Winter Olympics opening ceremony is Friday, Feb. The 28-year-old sister of the North Korean leader will be the first member of the Kim family to cross the border into the South. Kim Yo Jong is a propaganda official blacklisted last year by the US Treasury Department over alleged human rights abuses and censorship.