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World News Stratford area schools hit the races for Pancake Day
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Shrove Tuesday officially falls tomorrow, and Ash Wednesday will mark the beginning of lent. It's tough to do better than pancakes drenched in lemon juice and scattered with sugar, or coated in Nutella, but we're going to give it a go. They then hand over their pan, pancake and apron to the next person in their team. They not only serve pancakes and crepes but also specialize in bazlama toast.

World News Cineworld Group (CINE) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co
Author: 0 Cineworld Group (CINE) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co

The firm operates through Wireless, Photonics, Infra Red, and CMOS++ divisions. It now has negative earnings. The stock increased 3.14% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $3.61. Horizon Kinetics Ltd Company holds 0.01% or 16,967 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn invested in 279,008 shares. Among 14 analysts covering Moneysupermarket.com Group PLC ( LON:MONY ), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold.

World News 3-year-old killed when drunk driver hits ambulance
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An ambulance carrying a young boy to a hospital for treatment was hit early Sunday by a drunken driver in North Carolina, overturning the medical transport and leaving the boy fighting for his life, authorities said. He is now being detained at the Forsyth, North Carolina detention center. A witness at the crash site told police that Romero had "bloodshot, glassy eyes", "slurred speech" and looked "grossly impaired", Fox8 reported.

World News Mourners gather to remember 'family man' Liam Miller
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Roy Keane (centre) and Martin O'Neill (right) arrive for the funeral of former Celtic and Manchester United footballer Liam Miller , at St John the Baptist Church in Ovens, Co Cork. Former Republic player and manager Steve Staunton also attended the funeral, along with Miller's former Republic team-mates Kevin Doyle and Aiden McGeady.

World News Rahul must expel Aiyar from Cong for his Pak remark: Cong leader
Author: 0 Rahul must expel Aiyar from Cong for his Pak remark: Cong leader

Rao further said that Aiyar is trying to get publicity by making such statements, adding, "We do not want to face any kind of damage in Karnataka election after such statements". He explained that Kashmir and "India-directed terrorism" are two of the most important issues that need to be addressed for smoother relations. Just ahead of the Gujarat Assembly elections in December 2017, Aiyar had called Prime Minister Narendra Modi a "neech aadmi", a comment that earned him a reprimand and a ...

World News Wolf rejects GOP redraft of Congressional districts map
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While Democrats outnumber Republicans among registered voters in Pennsylvania, Republicans have won 13 of the 18 congressional seats in the three congressional elections since the map went into service. Representative Frank Dermody firing back, asking when lawmakers will be called into session to have a vote on a map. Finally, a gerrymandered map to make the districts compact but follow county borders would create four usually GOP seats and three highly competitive seats, one of which ...

World News Poll fever: CPM to take on BJP without Congress' help
Author: 0 Poll fever: CPM to take on BJP without Congress' help

The BJP is contesting the polls in alliance with the Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT). While Tripura is scheduled to go for the assembly polls on February 18, other two northeastern states - Meghalaya and Nagaland - will go for the elections on February 27.

World News India's forest, tree cover up by 1 per cent
Author: 0 India's forest, tree cover up by 1 per cent

All lands with tree canopy density of 70 per cent and above are classified as very dense forests (VDFs). The mangrove cover of the country has shown improvement as the report shows that it has increased by 181 sq kms with Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat being the top three gainers in terms of mangrove cover.

World News PH, China reaffirm commitment to peaceful resolution of South China Sea dispute
Author: 0 PH, China reaffirm commitment to peaceful resolution of South China Sea dispute

China claims almost all of the strategic waters, despite partial counter-claims from Taiwan and several south-east Asian nations including the Philippines, Brunei, Malaysia, and Vietnam. In July 2016, The Hague arbitration court ruled "there was no legal basis" for China to claim rights across large swaths of the South China Sea. The meeting will be led by Foreign Undersecretary for Policy Enrique Manalo for the Philippines and Foreign Affairs Vice Minister Kong Xuanyou for China, said ...

World News Budget Proposal Funds Latest Pentagon Strategy
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As Sputnik International reports , President Trump's foreign policy appears to be increasingly offensive, sending more combat missions to Somalia and Yemen while adding several thousand additional troops to the ongoing American war in Afghanistan , and wielding sharp rhetoric that has many fearing a coming ground war with the DPRK, as the White House continues to demand that Pyongyang give up nuclear weapons.

World News Valentine's Day protest: Dog, donkey get married in Chennai
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In order to mark their protest against the celebration of Valentine's Day 2018, several fringe groups have issued diktats to all the couples stating that they should remain indoors and not celebrate the festival. In Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow University has declared February 14 a holiday. Commenting on the matter, Vatal Nagaraj said, "We should not object to #ValentinesDay because love does not have any community or caste".

World News Terror alert after white powder is sent to MP
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The Police announced that they were informed of a suspicious package at 1:36 p.m. local time that had been delivered to an office within the Palace of Westminster , saying the police are now "at the scene and dealing". The Metropolitan Police said that specialists had assessed the powder, and the House of Commons later confirmed that it was found to be non-harmful.

World News Celebrate Galentine's Day with this 'Parks and Rec' reunion
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On Instagram , the hashtag #galentinesday has approximately 230,000 tagged posts that variate between Galentine's Day gifts, Galentine's Day inspiration posts and actual women celebrating the fictional celebration. "They love it", she says of customer response. "I think we've learned as a gender that we're going to have to stick together in order to achieve that".

World News The White Powder Sent to Donald Trump Jr
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The New York Police Department revealed the content of the note received on Monday by President Donald Trump's daughter-in-law. Donald Trump Jr .'s wife Vanessa was sent to a NY hospital on Monday after opening a suspicious letter that contained white powder.

World News Rental prices in county increase by 14 per cent
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Rents rose nationwide by an average of 10.4% in the year to December 2017, according to the latest report. There's also just 3,150 properties available to rent nationwide. However, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is reluctant to expand the rent pressure zones around the country. The Simon Communities have warned that Ireland's homelessness crisis will not improve while rents remain so high.

World News Ukraine deports opposition leader Saakashvili to Poland
Author: 0 Ukraine deports opposition leader Saakashvili to Poland

The detention and deportation from Ukraine following his extravagant behavior in December 2017, when Saakashvili appeared on his Kiev rooftop and threatened to jump from the eight-story building, claiming he was being persecuted by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko .

World News Ukraine deports ex-Georgian President Saakashvili to Poland
Author: 0 Ukraine deports ex-Georgian President Saakashvili to Poland

But there was no immediate sign of public outcry, unlike in December when police tried to arrest Saakashvili but he escaped custody during street protests. Exile in Poland would hardly stop Saakashvili from campaigning against Poroshenko , but it seems to have been considered the least damaging for Ukraine's image.

World News Ford and Mazda update safety warnings for 33000 truck owners
Author: 0 Ford and Mazda update safety warnings for 33000 truck owners

Ford's Weigandt said the small pickups already were under recalls for driver and passenger inflators. The second largest USA automaker in January had urged 2,900 owners of 2006 model year Ford Ranger trucks to stop driving immediately until they can get replacement parts after a second death was linked to inflators built on the same day.

World News Woman climbs into X-ray machine with handbag at China train station
Author: 0 Woman climbs into X-ray machine with handbag at China train station

A video shows the woman emerging from the machine and climbing off the belt. When she is not allowed to carry her handbag with herself, the woman puts it in the scanner and crouches inside the machine. However, when the security staff told her that her handbag would also have to be checked, she climbed up the airport-style luggage scanner machine.

World News Congress Averts Government Shutdown, But DREAMers Pay the Price
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Both parties have various immigration proposals that require the support of at least 60 senators to pass legislation, which will receive alternating votes between Democratic and Republican amendments, Politico reported. The legislation tracks with an immigration proposal the White House unveiled in January and while it has support from Republican leadership, its prospects with Democrats appear slim.

World News 14 cattle worms found in OR woman's eye
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According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention scientists, this species of Thelazia worm was previously seen in cattle throughout the northern United States and southern Canada. Beckley, who had been around cattle and horses in the weeks before her worms were discovered, now holds the dubious honour of being the only recorded case of being infected by this type of parasite.

World News Tearful mother testifies about 8-year-old's abduction
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If the panel finds Smith guilty, the jurors will be asked to sentence him to death. Visibly shaken, she then said: 'I'm sorry, I need to take a break. "I was yelling, 'Call 911". She is heard telling a dispatcher, "I feel like a fool", and saying she couldn't remember what Smith was wearing or what his license plate was, Bourne tweeted.

World News PM claims 'basis of agreement' exists at Stormont
Author: 0 PM claims 'basis of agreement' exists at Stormont

There's now hopes a deal to resume power sharing could be done as early as this week. "We are serious about [restoring] functioning power-sharing", she said, adding that her party held no talks with the rival Democratic Unionist Party on Monday.