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The 15 injured, three of whom are critical, have been admitted in three hospitals in Boisar, Singe said, adding that the number of casualties could go up. "Novaphene, Unimax, Prachi, Arti, Bharat Rasayan, Darbar". Palghar superintendent of police (SP) Manjunath Shinge said that during a search, three unidentified bodies were found at the Arti industries site.
  • Police officer arrested after pregnant woman's death

    Police officer arrested after pregnant woman's death

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    Within no time, hundreds of people gathered at the spot and the inspector fled the scene. Both were rushed to the government hospital, but Usha was declared brought dead. The family of Usha refused to receive the body after post-mortem, demanding that a murder case be filed against Kamaraj. The family members and public have been protesting outside Thuvakudi GH where postmortem of the victim's body was being performed.
  • Islamabad HC allows terrorist Hafiz Saeed's party to register with election body

    Islamabad HC allows terrorist Hafiz Saeed's party to register with election body

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    However, the governments failed to make their submissions, and on Wednesday requested the court for more time to do so. Counsel for the petitioner, Advocate A. Four days before the ninth anniversary of the deadly 26/11 terror attack that left 166 dead, a judicial review board of the Lahore HC had released the JuD chief from house arrest.
  • Pope Francis remains popular, though less so with Republicans

    Pope Francis remains popular, though less so with Republicans

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    Furthermore, roughly nine-in-ten U.S. Catholics describe Pope Francis as "compassionate" and "humble". However, more white Catholics voters today are seen as voting Republican and among the Republican and Republican leaning Catholics surveyed, some 55 percent say he is "too liberal" compared to 23 percent in 2015.
  • Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Bought by Reinhart Partners Inc

    Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Bought by Reinhart Partners Inc

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    The Azimuth Capital Management Llc holds 22,153 shares with $3.25 million value, down from 24,319 last quarter. The company has market cap of $5.35 billion. Guardian Life Insur Of America, New York-based fund reported 1,059 shares. They expect $1.68 earnings per share, up 12.00% or $0.18 from last year's $1.5 per share.
  • Michael Bay Sets '6 Underground,' 'Robopocalypse' as Next Two Films

    Michael Bay Sets '6 Underground,' 'Robopocalypse' as Next Two Films

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    Spielberg will serve as a producer on the project. Written on spec by Deadpool scribes Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese , 6 Underground is keeping its official logline under wraps, though Variety reporter Justin Kroll took to Twitter to describe the film as a cross between Bay's own The Rock and Suicide Squad .
  • Love Jihad: Hadiya 'very happy' with Supreme Court ruling

    Love Jihad: Hadiya 'very happy' with Supreme Court ruling

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    Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud said that the High Court "should not have annulled the marriage". Asokan however said that he was satisfied that the court had allowed the National Investigation Agency to continue with the investigations into the Love Jihad cases in Kerala .
  • Capital Tonight March 7: Ted Cruz quickly attacks challenger Beto O'Rourke

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    In late February, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, the House Democrats' official campaign arm, infuriated progressives by inserting itself in the 7th District race by publishing opposition research against Moser , a progressive, pro-choice woman who has been a leader in the resistance to Trump.
  • Chinese FM: If the United States starts a trade war, we'll respond

    Chinese FM: If the United States starts a trade war, we'll respond

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    However, the US remains the largest market for exporters in China and officials in China are being cautious in how they respond to what Trump is doing. Besides economic issues, the United States has also singled Beijing out on the security front, claiming that China - as a "strategic competitor" - has threatened US interests.
  • MS to pass the most restrictive law against abortion in the nation

    MS to pass the most restrictive law against abortion in the nation

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    He added that the Center is "thrilled" for having played a role. Planned Parenthood of IN and Kentucky opposes Senate Bill 340, but declined to comment until Governor Holcomb makes a decision on the bill. The bill passed out of the Senate yesterday. The clinic owner, Diane Derzis, has told the local paper that she plans to sue if Bryant signs the bill.
  • Jay Dardenne Blames GOP For 'Gargantuan Failure' of Special Session

    Jay Dardenne Blames GOP For 'Gargantuan Failure' of Special Session

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    Republican Senate President John Alario said he remained hopeful the House could broker a deal on some taxes, though he added "that hope is beginning to diminish". "It sends a bad message to the public when we can't find some compromise on revenue and reforms", he said. Members overwhelmingly voted against Rep.
  • Israel provides support to Papua New Guinea following devastating quake

    Israel provides support to Papua New Guinea following devastating quake

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    The Prime Minister again thanked Israel for being a true friend of Papua New Guinea following the unprecedented quake disaster in the Highlands. The quakes caused buildings to collapse as well as landslides. "The delivery of clean water, food and shelter remains our priority, as well as the restoration of other essential services including electricity and communications".
  • Turkish forces, allied militants capture town in Syria's Afrin

    Turkish forces, allied militants capture town in Syria's Afrin

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    Ankara on Wednesday asked Washington to stop Kurdish forces from moving to the area a day after the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced it would pull fighters out of areas of eastern Syria, where they have been fighting pockets of ISIS militants, in order to shore up defenses in Afrin.
  • Former Irish president urges Catholic Church to embrace equality

    Former Irish president urges Catholic Church to embrace equality

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    Delivering the opening address at a Why Women Matter conference, organised by the Voices of Faith advocacy group, Mrs McAleese said that the church "has long since been a primary global carrier of the virus of misogyny". She said she decided then, "I can not be bothered arguing. Sooner or later it'll fall apart, fall asunder under its own dead weight". "We don't want to be what the Pope describes as 'the strawberry on the cake .
  • United States judge questions whether Trump can block Twitter users

    United States judge questions whether Trump can block Twitter users

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    We wait with bated breath to see if these seven people will be allowed back into the tumultuous hellscape that is our president's social media. Lawyers on both sides said they would consider Buchwald's suggestion. Michael Baer, a Justice Department lawyer defending Trump's control over his account, compared the blocking to a politician, during a political convention, being free to walk away from a protestor rather than being forced to listen to them.
  • First Interstate Bank Sells 500 Shares of American Tower Corp (AMT)

    First Interstate Bank Sells 500 Shares of American Tower Corp (AMT)

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    About 614,397 shares traded. Wade G W & Inc increased its stake in Visa Inc (V) by 71.2% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. DaVita Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.09% negative EPS growth. 141,225 are held by Skylands Capital Ltd Com. Citigroup dropped their price objective on shares of American Tower from $169.00 to $162.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a report on Monday.
  • Basel Supporters Flock the Streets of Manchester Ahead of City Win

    Basel Supporters Flock the Streets of Manchester Ahead of City Win

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    Although the Citizens ended up on the losing end of the spectrum, the did manage to comfortably qualify for the quarter-finals as they won 5-2 on aggregate over the two-leg tie. "The boy is ready to make the next step in his career and I have a lot of meetings planned with clubs so we will see what happens". We tried and we spoke about that.
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    Coree, Seul: "Accordo per summit. Kim vuole dialogo con Usa sul disarmo"

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    L'OMICIDIO - L'omicidio di Kim Jong Nam risale al 13 febbraio 2017, quando due donne - una indonesiana, l'altra vietnamita, entrambe a processo in Malesia - lo aggredirono spruzzandogli del gas nervino sul viso mentre il fratellastro di Kim camminava nell'aeroporto internazionale di Kuala Lampur.
  • Mnangagwa warns Mugabe and Mutinhiri, says unhappy with new party

    Mnangagwa warns Mugabe and Mutinhiri, says unhappy with new party

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    In a letter addressed to Zec acting chief elections officer, Utloile Silaigwana yesterday, the party, reportedly backed by President Robert Mugabe, notified the electoral body of its formation, while seeking consideration for the commission's conventions that involve political parties.
  • Hundreds of trains cancelled in Spain over women's strike

    Hundreds of trains cancelled in Spain over women's strike

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    The study conducted by Professor Laura Sagnier showed the hard situation facing many working women in Spain once they become parents. Demonstrators chanting "if we stop, the world stops" have blocked roads and forced the cancellation of hundreds of rail services, according to El Pais .
  • New HUD mission statement removes the words,

    New HUD mission statement removes the words, "free from discrimination"

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    According to the reports , HUD official Amy Thompson wrote in the memo that the statement included input from HUD Secretary Ben Carson , who recently came under fire for lavish spending. He has delayed implementing an Obama-era rule requiring communities seeking HUD funding to study the impediments to fair housing in their areas, and compared such attempts to integrate neighborhoods to the "failed social experiment" of mandated school busing.
  • Blair Kinghorn earns first Scotland start against Ireland in Six Nations

    Blair Kinghorn earns first Scotland start against Ireland in Six Nations

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    And Maitland, who scored in the win over England, understands how big a challenge they face when they travel to Dublin on Saturday, with table-toppers Ireland chasing the Grand Slam. Fit-again Henderson was expected to return to the starting line-up after a hamstring strain he suffered against Italy which saw him miss the Wales game .
  • Panel finds probable cause vs Chief Justice

    Panel finds probable cause vs Chief Justice

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    The impeachment complaint filed by Gadon contains four grounds, including corruption, culpable violation of the Constitution, betrayal of public trust and other high crimes. "They just want to short-cut the process, betraying their anxieties that they will lose in the impeachment trial", she said. As we dug deeper for facts, we have even caused the Office of the Solicitor General to file a quo warranto case vs the Chief Justice.
  • Trump meets with NRA, backs away from comprehensive gun bill

    Trump meets with NRA, backs away from comprehensive gun bill

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    In a freaky and freewheeling bipartisan meeting on Wednesday, he called for "comprehensive" gun control . After Wednesday's meeting, Toomey and Manchin said in a joint statement that the meeting was "very encouraging", and that "per the president's instruction, Congress shouldn't wait" on sending Trump gun legislation.
  • New Volvo XC40 named 2018 European Car of the Year

    New Volvo XC40 named 2018 European Car of the Year

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    Volvo Cars President and CEO Håkan Samuelsson has been named the 2018 World Car Person of the Year by the World Car of the Year jury. "Winning this award with our new XC40 is flawless timing", said Håkan Samuelsson, president and CEO of Volvo Cars.
  • Schumer introduces Democratic infrastructure plan

    Schumer introduces Democratic infrastructure plan

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    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell dismissed the proposal, and said it's too bad Democrats voted against the tax plan, as its benefits are "percolating through every corner of our economy". Democrats proposed $140 billion to fix roads and bridges, $115 billion apiece to modernize the country's water and sewer systems and improve public transportation, and $40 billion to extend high-speed internet into rural areas, among other items.
  • Thai Stock Exchanges Commit To Help Women Rise Up In Businesses

    Thai Stock Exchanges Commit To Help Women Rise Up In Businesses

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    In 1911, subsequent to the initiative, International Women's Day was marked for the first time on March 19 in a few European countries. " Women gained a lot of equality or a lot of rights compared to where we were 100 years ago, or even 50 years ago", says Hilla Kerner, who speaks for the group.
  • Trump slams Oakland mayor for warning immigrants about planned sweeps

    Trump slams Oakland mayor for warning immigrants about planned sweeps

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    She declined to provide details on the substance of their discussions, citing attorney-client privilege. "Immigration law is the province of the federal government", he said. "Those are 800 wanted criminals that are now at large in that community - 800 wanted criminals that ICE will now have to pursue by other means, with more difficulty in risky situations - all because of one irresponsible action", Sessions said.
  • What now after Italy's elections give a lift to populists?

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    Both parties have previously called for Italy to abandon the euro currency zone, though the 5-Star Movement dropped that demand in the run-up to the election and the League has predicted that the single European currency will fail on its own.
  • Bhim Rao Ambedkar's statue vandalised in Meerut

    Bhim Rao Ambedkar's statue vandalised in Meerut

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    On Monday, two days after the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) swept the Tripura elections with two-thirds majority, ending the 25-year-old rule of the Left in the state, the first incident of vandalism was reported. Sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) Ankur Srivastava, who also rushed to the spot with Mishra, said the damaged 17-inch statue has been replaced and action would be taken against the vandals.
  • Moors & Cabot Inc. Purchases 3945 Shares of The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

    Moors & Cabot Inc. Purchases 3945 Shares of The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

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    The stock increased 0.95% or $0.89 during the last trading session, reaching $94.75. About 10.88 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500. Da Davidson And accumulated 538,338 shares. 86,649 were accumulated by Greenwood Cap Assocs. Shares of Coca-Cola Bottling Co Consolidated ( NASDAQ COKE ) opened at $186.00 on Tuesday.
  • U.S. warns of threat in Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen

    U.S. warns of threat in Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen

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    The warning is effective immediately and states that U.S. Government employees are prohibited from traveling to Playa del Carmen until further notice. "We do not know the reason for the decision of the USA government to issue this statement", the office said, adding that it is ready to cooperate with the U.S.to ensure the safety of USA tourists.
  • Prescott HS students to join national walkout event

    Prescott HS students to join national walkout event

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    Whether it's voice in support of gun rights, or a voice in support of the kids in Florida who were killed, or just school violence in general. "We value their views and strive to provide a positive and safe environment where they can respectfully express their opinions", Vinson wrote .
  • Trump's ex-campaign manager Manafort pleads not guilty to criminal charges

    Trump's ex-campaign manager Manafort pleads not guilty to criminal charges

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    Last week, he denied wrongdoing in a related case in Washington accusing him of money laundering. That trial begins in September. The federal judge in Virginia set July 10 as the start of Manafort's trial. Manafort was Trump's campaign manager for five months in 2016. Prosecutors say Manafort conspired to launder millions of dollars he earned from his lobbying work, failed to register in the U.S.as a lobbyist, and didn't pay taxes on overseas income.
  • Nor'easter prompts winter storm watches and warning across Northeast

    Nor'easter prompts winter storm watches and warning across Northeast

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    Snow and rain are a concern along with the aftermath of fallen trees, knocked out power lines and slippery roads. What states will be most affected? The storm could cause flight delays in the Tampa Bay area. Thundersnow - when thunder and lightning occur during a snowstorm - was even reported in New York City, New Jersey and CT. In Pennsylvania , all commercial vehicles are banned from interstates 380 and 84, while empty straight trucks, double trailers and other types of ...