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Global Media Amit Shah to debut with front-row seat in Rajya Sabha
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced the Ministers to the house who were inducted in his Council of Ministers. Rajya Sabha began the Winter Session on a stormy note with the Opposition forcing adjournments over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's attack on his predecessor Manmohan Singh during Gujarat campaign and the disqualification of two JD (U) MLAs.

Global Media Colorado State, Marshall in New Mexico Bowl amid slow finish
Author: 0 Colorado State, Marshall in New Mexico Bowl amid slow finish

Only three other quarterbacks have thrown for at least 8,000 yards and 70 touchdowns for the Thundering Herd, including former Jets quarterback Chad Pennington. The bowl game now features team from the Mountain West Conference and Conference USA. The first of those six-straight bowl wins was under previous head coach Mark Snyder at the 2009 Little Caesars Bowl, but Holliday has overseen each of the last five postseason appearances.

Author: 0 Sydney man charged with working for North Korea

The AFP allege the man was generating income for Pyongyang by brokering the sale of missiles and componentry and expertise from North Korea to other global entities and was trying to transfer coal from North Korea to bodies in Indonesia and Vietnam.

Global Media GameDay preview: Arkansas State vs. Middle Tennessee
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Brent Beerends/MTSU Athletics MTSU quarterback Brent Stockstill (12) and wide receiver C.J. Windham (81) celebrate a first half touchdown against Old Dominion at Floyd Stadium on November 25, 2017. Play action, additional blockers, whatever they have to do, the Blue Raiders need to give their guy time in the pocket. West had 26 carries for 170 yards and two touchdowns, all of which were career highs.

Global Media Jamaicans Help Doug Jones Win In Alabama
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During a segment Thursday on TNT's Inside The NBA , Barkley announced plans to pay tribute to Black women voters who came out in droves to secure the win on Tuesday for Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama's special senatorial election. We got some wonderful people here. Barkley campaigned for Jones late in the race. Trump fought vigorously for Moore, despite the numerous sexual misconduct allegations against him.

Global Media As Traders Await Bitcoin Futures, Margin Requirements Are High
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The TD Ameritrade story is important because it operates the largest futures operation of any online brokerage firm. The notice states that Dealer Members must mark-to-market and margin exchange-traded cryptocurrency futures contract positions daily at the greatest of (i) 50% of the market value of the contracts; (ii) the margin required by the futures exchange, such as the CBOE, on which the contracts are entered into; (iii) the margin required by the futures exchange's clearing ...

Global Media Rain Likely For Sunday Morning
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Despite mostly cloudy skies, temperatures will top out in the mid 50s Monday afternoon thanks to southwesterly flow. High temperatures will also be warm , especially on Monday and Tuesday , where breaks in the rainfall could result in high temperatures near 70.

Global Media Australia's first same-sex couples get married
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Meanwhile, another Melbourne couple will be married on Monday, after the office of Births Deaths and Marriage gave them permission to fast-track their wedding. "My wife and I, as a matter of conscience, refuse to recognize the government's regulation of marriage if its definition includes the solemnization of same-sex couples", Jensen wrote.

Global Media Rawat pays tributes to martyrs of 1971 Indo-Pakistan war
Author: 0 Rawat pays tributes to martyrs of 1971 Indo-Pakistan war

General A A K Niazi, the last governor and commander of the Pakistan's eastern wing, would later claim that despite having more troops under his command than the Indian army had outside Dhaka , he was "bullied" by Jacob into the abject public surrender, the first of its kind.

Global Media Relief for Turnbull with win in Bennelong
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Keneally told supporters the ALP had achieved a swing of between 5% and 6% "in a safe Liberal seat". The campaign has been dirty and personal, and the major parties have thrown masses of resources at the battle. 'Bill Shorten starts next year facing a potential four by because he didn't get his house in order'. Liberal John Alexander has been forced to fight for his seat after resigning over his British roots, while constitutional question marks still hang over several politicians, which ...

Global Media Sheriff: Woman mauled to death in woods had puncture wounds to skull
Author: 0 Sheriff: Woman mauled to death in woods had puncture wounds to skull

Bethany Lynn Stephens, a 22-year-old Glen Allen woman, was found dead in the woods off Manakin Road, Goochland, Virginia, on Thursday, Dec. 14. The woman's father called 911 shortly after 8 p.m. The dogs were eventually tranquilized and removed by animal control, who are now in possession of the dogs. It is believed the dogs had been bred for fighting.

Global Media Ski lift malfunction strands dozens, 5 have minor injuries
Author: 0 Ski lift malfunction strands dozens, 5 have minor injuries

Several people have been transported from the scene in ambulances. "The equipment in question was tested and given a passing grade by the PA Department of Labor & Industry's Bureau of Occupational and Industrial Safety Elevator Division, however we have begun taking the necessary steps to ensure a situation like this will never happen again".

Global Media Balaka Mbete endorses Cyril Ramaphosa for ANC president
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The new ANC leader is likely to become South Africa's next president in 2019 elections, but observers say the party needs to restore its reputation or it could be forced into a governing coalition for the first time. Ramaphosa won a majority of the nominations to become leader of the party, but delegates at the December 16-20 conference in Johannesburg are not bound to vote for the candidate their ANC branch nominated, meaning it is unclear if he will actually win.

Global Media Omarosa Manigault Leaves White House Following Mounting Tensions With John Kelly
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Newman competed on The Apprentice , hosted by Donald Trump . She was a major surrogate for Trump during the 2016 presidential election, and was given a plum job as a political aide in Trump's White House. Those among us who are more prone to read meaning into coincidence have noted that her departure fell on the same day that an alleged pedophile, endorsed by Trump, failed to win a seat in the Senate thanks in large part to black-women voters of Alabama.

Global Media No evidence NY bomb suspect linked to Bangladesh militants: security chief
Author: 0 No evidence NY bomb suspect linked to Bangladesh militants: security chief

The suspect, identified as Akayed Ullah , a 27-year-old Bangladeshi immigrant, had asked his wife in Bangladesh to read the writings and listen to the sermons of Moulana Jasimuddin Rahmani, the now imprisoned leader of a banned group called Ansarullah Bangla Team, said Monirul Islam, a top official of the counterterrorism department.

Global Media Ethics Panel Opens Probe Into Sexual Harassment Claim Against Dem Rep.
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , California Democrat, and other party leaders have called on Mr. Kihuen to resign. The committee says it will make no further public statements pending completion of its initial review. Lawmakers from both parties have recently been ensnared in allegations of sexual misconduct, prompting the committee to launch a sweeping probe this month of all House members and their staff.

Global Media Aadhaar linking deadline for all services extended to March 31
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While telling the Supreme Court that it was willing to extend Aadhaar linking with various welfare schemes and also bank accounts to March 31, the Centre sought an interim order on mobiles. The top law officer, however, maintained that all those who wanted to open new bank accounts would have to mandatorily submit either their Aadhaar cards or the application form for the 12-digit unique identification number.

Global Media US Vice president delayed his Middle East tour
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The vice president also plans to travel to Egypt. Pence is scheduled to address the Israeli Knesset on the first major USA visit to Israel since President Trump declared on December 6 that the United States will recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Global Media Two rare sea lion attacks shut down popular swimming cove
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Einfeldt, who spoke to the station between surgeries, says he remained "relatively calm". He had a good sense of humor about the unsafe situation. When the sea lion got near Einfeldt, he splashed water on it, but the animal did not leave, said Matthew Reiter with the San Francisco Police Department's Marine Unit.

Author: 0 CDC receives list of forbidden words, including 'fetus,' 'transgender'

On the list: "diversity", "fetus ", "transgender", "vulnerable", "entitlement", "science-based" and "evidence-based". The CDC staffers were not given an explanation for why these words and phrases are being banned. HHS also archived a page on federal services for LGBTQ people, the Post noted. The National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention is working on ways to prevent HIV among transgender people and reduce health disparities .

Author: 0 Turkey to make everything possible to cancel Trump's decision on Jerusalem

Hidmi said land and apartment prices in Jerusalem were likely to increase dramatically after the US decision. "Recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is illegal, and we believe that the USA will cancel its decision", he said. I urge the Canadian government to absolutely condemn President Trump's decision today, and to work with the United Nations to hold Israel accountable to the standards of worldwide law.

Global Media Moon Discusses Economic Cooperation with Communist Party Secretary of Chongqing
Author: 0 Moon Discusses Economic Cooperation with Communist Party Secretary of Chongqing

In Chongqing, President Moon, who has been focused on fence-mending efforts after a year-long Seoul, Beijing standoff, will seek to shed light on the long history of friendship and cooperation between Asia's economic powerhouses. Li also heralded the thaw, saying "both sides are looking forward to the warmth of the springtime". In response, Li said he expects that the three-way summit will take place early, according to South Korean officials.

Global Media Mizoram Becomes Third Power-Surplus State In North-East: PM Modi
Author: 0 Mizoram Becomes Third Power-Surplus State In North-East: PM Modi

Besides power generation, the Tuirial project, which makes Mizoram the third power=surplus state in the region after Tripura and Sikkim, will also boost water navigation, pisciculture, tourism and water supply. The Prime Minister also invoked the government of Atal Bihari Vajpayee saying that in his tenure a lot of development work happened in the region.