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World News Watch The Masters Golf Online
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Here are the eight most compelling players at this year's event. He obviously has a game and a temperament that's ideal for the challenges of Augusta National and playing golf under the harshest of spotlights. The 2017 Australian PGA Championship victor Cameron Smith makes his second appearance at Augusta after sealing his place in the field courtesy of being inside the top-50 on the Official World Golf Ranking.

World News RBI leaves repo rates unchanged at 6 per cent
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He said , "keeping the policy rates unchanged with REPO rates kept at 6% and reverse REPO rate 5.75% was expected given the unwavering market conditions in the last couple of months". Fourth, should the monsoon turn deficient temporally and/or spatially, it may have a significant bearing on food inflation. In the lead up to the first bi-monthly monetary policy resolution of 2018-19, the attention of analysts and experts had shifted to what is going to happen in the rest of the fiscal year.

World News WB: BJP worker died after being thrashed by TMC cadres
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Trinamool men were beaten up in Birbhum's Mallarpur as well. central committee member Ram Chandra Dom pointed to the show of strength by armed Trinamool activists in Birbhum's Labhpur to prevent opposition candidates from filing nomination papers.

World News 4 people killed in shooting at Turkish university
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This is a developing story and will be updated accordingly . Gonen said the motive of the attack appeared to be a personal dispute. A gunman shot dead four Turkish academics at their university on Thursday whom he saw as supporters of a Muslim cleric accused by the government of being behind a failed coup in 2016, the university rector said.

World News Amit Shah commences two-day Odisha visit
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Mr Shah, who arrived here on a two-day visit to the state, expressed his pleasure over the large congregation of people at the public meeting braving 45 degree Celsius temperature and said it indicated that the people of Odisha wanted a change.

World News Another senator Mustapha Bukar from Katsina dies at 63
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According to Daily Trust , the senator died at about 10am on Wednesday after a brief illness. Buhari said Bukar distinguished himself as an engineer before going into politics. He was the Senator representing Katsina north Senatorial District in the eighth Senate. Until his death, he was Chairman, Senate Committee on Capital market.

World News 1 dead in a road accident
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Abhijit succumbed to his injuries at a Mymensingh hospital, while Hasan died on his way to Dhaka, police added. The cause of the accident remains under investigation. "We have 19 educational roadblocks across the country this Easter and the message is that drivers should exercise caution and take it easy on the roads, especially tomorrow (today) when churches and families will be travelling back to various destinations", Chinoda said.

World News Quiet for Thursday, snow returns overnight
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The thunderstorms and gusting winds in the region on Wednesday may have felt like a reminder that spring is finally here. At least four traffic deaths have been blamed on an early spring storm that dumped a foot of snow or more across parts of Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula.

World News Ex-Brazil president Lula da Silva loses fight to delay jail sentence
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After almost 11 hours of often heated debate, the justices of the Supreme Federal Tribunal voted 6-5 to deny da Silva's preventative habeas corpus request to stave off a 12-year jail sentence while he fights a conviction in a case that he argues was nothing more than a ploy to keep him off of October's presidential ballot.

World News Man charged with sexually assaulting a child
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Detectives questioned the defendant, who was taken into custody without a struggle. The girl said Heslop had asked her to keep a secret, which made her mother suspicious. The male suspect reportedly did not have a weapon and did not know the teen. He was also wearing dark coloured trainers with white soles and was carrying an orange carrier bag.

World News Sri Lanka's parliament to vote on confidence in the government
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Around 26 members were absent from the parliament at the time of the voting. The former president Mahinda Rajapaksa voted in favour of the motion. Senior members of the SLFP speaking to reporters after the meeting said the unanimous decision reached yesterday (April 2) by the SLFP to ask the Prime Minister to step down was conveyed to him.

World News Who Is Saheed Vassell? Bipolar Black Man Killed In Brooklyn Police Shooting
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Jaccpot Hinds, 40, said he was walking south on Utica Avenue near the intersection when he saw an unmarked police vehicle pass him and cross both lanes of traffic near where a man was standing on a street corner. It wasn't immediately known if any officers were injured in the encounter. "Every cop in this neighbourhood knows him", he said. Police said they thought he had a gun, but he was carrying only a cellphone.

World News Facebook Suspends 273 IRA Connected Accounts And Pages
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Facebook announced Tuesday that it removed a number of accounts and pages on its platform connected to a foreign organization charged with helping coordinate interference in the 2016 election. "We'd like to share more - and we're looking into the best way to provide more transparency into what the IRA has done", Stamos continued. In February, Special Counsel Robert Mueller issued an indictment against the IRA that drew heavily on the agency's activity on Facebook.

World News China tell North Korea it appreciates its efforts on…
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Kim recently met Chinese President Xi Jinping, and he is expected to participate in an inter-Korean summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in later this month. "But historical experience tells us that at the moment of easing of the situation on the peninsula and as first light dawns on peace and dialogue, frequently all manner of disruptive factors emerge", Wang said.

World News Opposition's Julius Maada Bio wins Sierra Leone presidency
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Bio polled 1,319, 406 votes, representing 51.81 perecnt of the total number of votes cast while his opponent, Samura Mathew Wilson Kamara of the ruling All Peoples Congress polled 1, 227, 171 votes which represents 48.19 percent of the total number of votes cast.

World News Distracted driving citations grow significantly over 5 years in Pa.
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Cell phone use can be habit-forming. In 2015, 50 participating law enforcement agencies handed out 12,500 citations in the "U Drive". "We know your phone is your life, but don't let it cost you or someone else their life", Taylor said. Drivers said they believe distracted driving has increased in the past three years, with nearly half saying they regularly see other drivers emailing or texting while behind the wheel.

World News Trump directs Pentagon, DHS to deploy National Guard to border
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An Alabama congressman on Wednesday voiced support for President Trump's plan to utilize the military along the Mexican border until a wall can be built. Even so, recent CBP data shows a sharp decline overall from one year ago in unaccompanied children and families apprehended at the border , suggesting Trump policies have had some sustained impact.

World News Jet Airways to buy 75 Boeing planes worth $8.8 bn
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The airline finalised a separate deal to buy 75 other Boeing 737 MAX aircraft past year. "Our new order for the additional 75 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft will allow us to deliver a differentiated and world-class customer experience to our guests", Jet Airways said, quoting its CEO Vinay Dube.

World News Child & Family Services celebrates 175 years of 'strengthening lives'
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Sarah Hart was convicted of misdemeanor domestic assault in Minnesota in 2011, according to court records. But Julie's family are left bewildered at the circumstances of her death. "This was actually a vision that God had given us and we prayed and prayed because it was not something we really wanted to do", Karen said. "They visit as often as they're able", Ms Dickson said.

World News Air Force F-16 jet crashes in Nevada
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Military officials have said all three crashes were under investigation. It added that the jet crashed during routine training earlier on Wednesday. A separate Marine CH-53 helicopter was damaged late Tuesday while participating in the Alligator Dagger training exercise in worldwide waters off the coast of Djibouti.

World News Mueller is investigating Trump, whether he's a
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The developments, first reported by the Washington Post , indicate that Trump's testimony has become increasingly critical to prosecutors in their wide-ranging inquiry. According to the Post , Mueller is preparing a report about Trump's actions and whether he sought to obstruct the Russian Federation investigation.

World News Mexico repatriates some 'caravan' migrants
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In the last 10 years, 950,000 migrants have been deported. "Under no circumstances does the Mexican government promote irregular migration", the Interior Ministry statement said. "Mexico has the absolute power not to let these large " Caravans " of people enter their country". Canadian officials have yet to confirm Freeland's presence in the United States, but sources briefed on the talks say she will head to Washington later this week.