• Govt gets going on Air India selloff

    Govt gets going on Air India selloff

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    In the same matter, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley held a high-level meeting to finalise the Air India disinvestment plan. "The balance debt shall be allocated to Air India Asset Holding Ltd., which is 100 percent owned by the GOI subject to receipt of requisite approvals from lenders and regulators, as applicable".
  • International Friendly: Pogba on point as Les Bleus defeat Russian Federation

    International Friendly: Pogba on point as Les Bleus defeat Russian Federation

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    And Deschamps feels his team, who surrendered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 to Colombia in Paris on Friday, can be satisfied with their efforts at Petrovsky Stadium. "Apart from the free-kick, he showed creativity and quality of pass, he has that in his locker". The 19-year-old became the youngest player to score a brace for Les Bleus but he was quick to play down his landmark moment.
  • Two Mega Millions tickets sold in Virginia Beach win $10000

    Two Mega Millions tickets sold in Virginia Beach win $10000

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    The winning numbers Tuesday night were white balls 7, 25, 43, 56 , and 59, with the gold Mega Ball 13. "Jackpot rolls are always exciting, but surpassing the $500 million mark for only the fourth time is a historic milestone", Mega Millions lead director Gordon Medencia said in a press release Wednesday.
  • McConnell announces hemp legislation with Ky. Ag. Commissioner

    McConnell announces hemp legislation with Ky. Ag. Commissioner

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    McConnell made the announcement on March 26, alongside Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles during the U.S. Hemp Roundtable in Frankfort, Ky. "But one thing I know for certain is, due to the farmer lead research here in Kentucky we are the best positioned state in the nation to capture the economic impact of industrial hemp if and when it becomes commercialized".
  • John Bolton: Trump Employs Effective Use of 'Shock Therapy'

    John Bolton: Trump Employs Effective Use of 'Shock Therapy'

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    Bush's State Department and as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations . But in his first year in office, Trump chafed under the moderating influence of his second national security adviser H.R. This, too, gave a shape to Trump's impulse that he will very likely find flattering, but also one that might move Trump towards Bolton's position. Trump and Bolton have discussed staffing changes since at least last July, when Bolton was offered the job as McMaster's deputy, the ...
  • Suspicious packages sent to military bases in DC area, US

    Suspicious packages sent to military bases in DC area, US

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    In a statement, an Army spokesman said a suspicious package was received at the National Defense University at 8:30 a.m. Monday on the grounds of Fort McNair . It is not yet clear if the packages are all linked to one another. A fifth person suffered minor injuries when a package bomb exploded at a FedEx facility.
  • FIRST ALERT WEATHER: A Warm Wave for Spring Break

    FIRST ALERT WEATHER: A Warm Wave for Spring Break

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    Skies become partly cloudy by Wednesday afternoon. We're heading into a period with elevated rain chances and the potential for a few severe storms. We start today warm and humid with a band of showers and storms west of the Metroplex, which will move in later this morning through midday. Good travel conditions are expected for Monday with dry roads for the North Island while the South Island will be dealing with slightly wetter weather, and scattered showers possible for parts of ...
  • Trump administration to add citizenship question to 2020 census

    Trump administration to add citizenship question to 2020 census

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    The Census is meant to count the entire population, not just U.S. citizens. "The census numbers provide the backbone for planning how our communities can grow and thrive in the coming decade", Becerra said in a statement on Monday. A group of 19 Democratic attorneys-general told Mr Ross this month that including the question would be unconstitutional. The United States Conference of Mayors said in a recent letter to Wilbur Ross, commerce secretary, that the citizenship question would ...
  • Riot police crack down on Catalan demonstrators blocking roadways over Puigdemont's arrest

    Riot police crack down on Catalan demonstrators blocking roadways over Puigdemont's arrest

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    The move to break away led Madrid to oust the region's government, after which Puigdemont fled the country. Protesters wave Spanish and Catalan Senyera flags during a pro-unity demonstration in Barcelona on October 29, 2017. He travelled to Finland last week to speak at an event but left on Saturday to return to Belgium, only to be seized by German police after crossing the border from Denmark in an operation involving Spanish intelligence agents.
  • Ireland to expel Russian diplomat over United Kingdom nerve agent attack

    Ireland to expel Russian diplomat over United Kingdom nerve agent attack

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    Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, were admitted to a hospital after being found unconscious in the southern English city of Salisbury. "Today's extraordinary worldwide response by our allies stands in history as the largest collective expulsion of Russian intelligence officers ever & will help defend our shared security", British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Twitter .