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World News SEC cancels nomination extension, HC stays SEC order; confusion rules
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Citing the provisions of West Bengal Panchayat Elections Act, 2003, the bench said that law has empowered the SEC to pass appropriate orders in regarding to any grievance irrespective of being made by any political party or their individual candidate or any independent candidate with regard to issues related to the election or its process.

World News Pregnant woman lands hospitalised after heavy beating by masquerade
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Myers then drove behind an abandoned warehouse, grabbed the woman by her neck, pulled her hair and said, "This is the rapist, (expletive)", Courtney said. Investigators said paramedics transported all three people in the auto to Grady Memorial Hospital, where the female passenger died. According to Balanagar Sub-Inspector P Ravi Kiran, on Tuesday around 9 am, workers of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation informed the police that a woman was found lying dead in a shed.

World News Russian envoy requests meeting with Boris Johnson over spy row
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Meanwhile Boris Johnson accused Jeremy Corbyn of being "the Kremlin's useful idiot" last night for refusing to blame Russian Federation for the nerve agent attack on Sergei and Yulia Skripal. The pair were left fighting for their lives after being found unconscious on a park bench in the Wiltshire town on March 4 . A police detective, who attended the scene where the Skripals fell ill, has also been discharged from the hospital, according to the BBC .

World News Israel's Labor Party Leader Suspends Ties With Jeremy Corbyn for 'Enabling anti-Semitism'
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He proceeded to claim that it was Corbyn's responsibility " to acknowledge the hostility that you have shown to the Jewish community and the anti-Semitic statements and actions you have allowed as leader of the Labour Party UK ". I have informed all Labour Israel staff, Members of Knesset, and elected leaders of the Labour Party Israel of the suspension of ties with your office.

World News 'A Quiet Place' roars with $50M at the box office
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These celebrities weren't the only ones to go out and see the film . But how would the movie be if the monsters never appeared on-screen? As we mentioned above, the buzz surrounding A Quiet Place at the moment is palpable, with many people hailing it as one of the genre's finest efforts in some time - a sentiment we agree with wholeheartedly.

World News May, Trump and Macron say
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But Russia has warned of severe repercussions in the face of western military intervention in Syria. United States officials told Reuters that Washington is weighing a military response with both London and Paris. The UN Security Council convened an emergency session over the alleged chemical attack on Monday. After the alleged chemical attack, the regime said a deal had been reached for Jaish al-Islam fighters to leave the bombed-out town.

World News Himachal Pradesh: 27 school children among 30 killed in accident
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Principal of the school, Sunita Kumari, said the bus was carrying students of all standards - from nursery to class 10. "Just then the window near my seat broke and I and a girl sitting by my side fell out". India has the world's deadliest roads, with nearly 150,000 people killed in accidents in 2015, the latest government data shows. Monday's accident, which occurred about 325km from the state capital, Shimla, involved a bus transporting some 40 students from Wazir Ram Singh Pathania ...

World News Kathua: FIR against lawyers for blocking cops
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Vaid told THE WEEK. On January 23, Jammu and Kashmir the government had handed over the case to the crime branch of the state police which formed a Special Investigation Team and arrested eight persons including two Special Police Officers (SPOs) and a head constable, who was charged with destruction of evidence.

World News France copes with more rail strikes as labor unions dig in
Author: 0 France copes with more rail strikes as labor unions dig in

The SNCF would also be transformed into a private company whose shares are owned by the state - which unions see as a first step toward privatisation, despite government denials. The CFDT is also joining stoppages called for Sunday and Monday. Some 87% of high speed trains were cancelled, along with 80% of regional services.

World News Billings earns Chennai 5-wkt win against Kolkata in IPL
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Chennai Super Kings' return to their home at the MA Chidambaram Stadium after nearly three years was mired in political tension. Chennai: Tamizhaga Vazhvurimai Katchi leader Velmurugan on Monday issued a "warning" to the players. On a day when the spinners had done well for MS Dhoni , the master executor of spin traps against so many opponents - both global and IPL, didn't turn to two of his own, Harbhajan Singh and Ravindra Jadeja , to do the job for him.

World News France says to decide on Syria strikes in coming days
Author: 0 France says to decide on Syria strikes in coming days

The kingdom has also loosened rules on foreign investments. The case was filed in a Paris court as pressure grows on President Emmanuel Macron to curb arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, which spearhead a coalition fighting Iran-aligned Houthi rebels who control of most of northern Yemen and the capital Sanaa.

World News Colombia arrests FARC leader on drug trafficking charge
Author: 0 Colombia arrests FARC leader on drug trafficking charge

But his former comrades in arms have vehemently rejected the accusation, saying Santrich's arrest on drug conspiracy charges was the result of a plot hatched during Attorney General Jeff Sessions' visit to Colombia in December and is meant to cover up for the failure of the war on drugs to stanch cocaine production that has skyrocketed since the singing of the peace deal in 2016.

World News US agrees guided missile sale to Qatar
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Al-Thani told reporters the region could not tolerate "a war criminal" like Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and he said the region cannot accept people who support terrorism. President Donald Trump is hosting the ruling emir of Qatar, the tiny gas-rich nation he once accused of funding terrorism. In a statement summarizing the meeting, chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W.

World News Facebook to require verification for ads and business pages
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Among the plans is ending access for third-party data providers, such as Experian and Acxiom, which collect public census data, credit histories and other information and sell it on to companies looking to target people on Facebook . Zuckerberg said Facebook has already taken the most important steps to prevent such a situation from happening again. Facebook on Friday announced new moves it says will help combat foreign interference in USA elections, the New York Times reports.

World News Laura Ingraham came back to Fox News, hurt but fighting
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Allman also has a radio show on FM Newstalk 97.1, which is owned by Entercom. iMediaEthics wrote to 97.1 to ask if Allman is still employed there. However, the CEO of the PR firm 5W, speaking as a spokesperson for Sinclair Broadcast Group , that owns the channel, said: "We have accepted Mr.

World News Lakeville voter registration deadline upcoming
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Maryland will join 10 other states and D.C.in automatically putting residents on the voting rolls when they get a driver's license, use a social services agency or buy insurance on the health exchange. The deadline to register to vote in the May elections is quickly approaching. You'll just need a valid IN driver's license or a state-issued identification card.

World News Russia Gas Link 'Not Possible' If Ukraine Is Harmed, Merkel Says
Author: 0 Russia Gas Link 'Not Possible' If Ukraine Is Harmed, Merkel Says

Büchele was quoted as saying by the press office of the Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations. After months of tension with eastern neighbors and the European Commission over the so-called Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, Merkel has said that political considerations must play a role on the pipeline, which would double an existing pipeline's capacity to nearly 30 percent of European Union demand.

World News Severe Weather Awareness Week Hits the Northland
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Governor Scott Walker has declared April 9-13, 2018, as Wisconsin's Tornado & Severe Weather Awareness Week. A record was set in 2010 with 104 tornadoes across the state. "Then again in the evening, so people who are working second shift, or people who are home with their families during the evening can also practice, what would you do if the tornado alert comes through in the evening when you're likely to be at home".

World News Masters runner-up Fowler - 'I'm ready to win'
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Open, British Open and PGA Championship . Years before his win at the Masters , Reed revealed his boastfulness and said in an interview that he was one of the top players in the world. Reed went to the back nine with a four-shot lead over four players, and they all had their chances. Sunday will provide just the latest test of how Fowler's game, and his nerve, holds up under the highest level of scrutiny.

World News Israeli airstrikes target Gaza following breach of border, planting of explosives
Author: 0 Israeli airstrikes target Gaza following breach of border, planting of explosives

Israeli fighter jets attacked a Hamas target in northern Gaza early Monday morning after terrorists breached the security fence and placed explosive devices along the border. The IDF said it thwarted multiple efforts on Friday to breach the border fence - and that it used live fire to do so in some instances - as well as attempts to activate bombs against the troops under the cover of smoke from the protests.

World News At 112, Japanese confirmed as world's oldest living man
Author: 0 At 112, Japanese confirmed as world's oldest living man

He now lives with his family, who own and manages a 105-year-old hot springs inn. Erika Ogawa, VP Japan for Guinness World Records, visited the record holder on Tuesday (10 April) in his home of Hokkaido, to present him with a certificate for the iconic record.

World News CJ Sereno, Justice De Castro clash in ouster proceedings
Author: 0 CJ Sereno, Justice De Castro clash in ouster proceedings

De Castro and four other magistrates-Associate Justices Diosdado M. Peralta, Lucas P. Bersamin, Jardeleza and Tijam-all rejected the motions of Sereno seeking their inhibition from the case over alleged biases. Sereno, however, insisted that she could not longer find copies of her SALN because of the 10-year retention period. "The report of the OCA simply stated that it does not have on its file the subject SAL of respondent".

World News Israeli missiles hit Syria but Iran pays price
Author: 0 Israeli missiles hit Syria but Iran pays price

The toll given by the agency is up from the four Iranian deaths reported previously. Tiyas airbase in western Homs district came under attack, Fars News Agency said on Monday. In February, Syrian anti-aircraft fire brought down an Israeli F-16 jet that was attacking the positions of Iran-backed forces in Syria. "We are seeing more and more efforts by Iran to establish itself in Syria".

World News Long Island charter bus crashes carrying a group of spring breakers
Author: 0 Long Island charter bus crashes carrying a group of spring breakers

All 44 people, including the driver, on board the bus when it crashed were injured, police said. Buses and trucks are not allowed on the parkway because of the low height of the overpasses. The westbound side had reopened after a brief closure. A person wearing a fluorescent vest, holding a flashlight, walked around the wrecked vehicle. On Twitter, Hempstead Town Supervisor Laura Gillen said that "a lot of questions need to be answered" about the crash.