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People Cross-voting for Kovind hints at rift in Goa Cong
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The present strength of the state legislative assembly is 38 as Vishwajit Rane (former Congress MLA) and BJP's Sidharth Kuncalienkar have resigned as members of the state legislative assembly. Meira kumar, the UPA candidate, was to get 87 votes from Maharashtra from the Opposition parties but got only 77 votes, giving rise to speculation that the Congress and NCP lost around eight to 10 votes.

Author: 0 Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (NYSE:TSM)

Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg now has $180.83B valuation. The stock declined 0.48% or $0.17 reaching $36.22 on the news. Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE: TSM ) has risen 51.40% since July 20, 2016 and is uptrending. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Overweight" on Friday, February 12. On Wednesday, December 14 the stock rating was initiated by Atlantic Securities with "Neutral".

People Sunanda Pushkar death case: Court orders de-sealing of hotel suite
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However, in a setback to the Delhi Police, the court has now directed the room to be de-sealed. "The court is of the considered view that suite number 345 of Hotel Leela be de-sealed within four weeks from today". "In the name of investigation the suite of Hotel Leela Palace can not be locked further." the court said. The hotel told the court they would allow investigators to take things from the room whatever they want as evidence.

People Russian ambassador proves Sessions lied about topics at meeting Sessions concealed
Author: 0 Russian ambassador proves Sessions lied about topics at meeting Sessions concealed

Kislyak's telephone conversations had been intercepted by USA intelligence agencies, the Post reported , and the evidence flew in the face of early assertions by Sessions that he did not meet with any Russians during the campaign. Al Jazeera's Alan Fisher, reporting from Washington , DC, said Sessions was now challenged having already denied having discussions with Russians about the Trump campaign, at his confirmation hearing in the Senate.

People Trump on Spicer quitting
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Spicer was criticised by the press after his first appearance at the White House press podium where he falsely claimed that Trump saw the largest inaugural crowds in history at his inauguration the previous day. One person with knowledge of the situation said Spicer objected to the hiring of NY financier Anthony Scaramucci's lack of qualifications for the communications role.

Author: 0 Pentagon withholds military reimbursement to Pakistan

A USA official quoted by Reuters said Friday that United States will withhold $50 million remaining in military reimbursements to Pakistan for fiscal year 2016 because Defense Secretary Jim Mattis believes that Islamabad has not done enough to blunt the Islamist militant Haqqani network.

People Kerala: Congress MLA booked for rape, faces probe
Author: 0 Kerala: Congress MLA booked for rape, faces probe

Phone recordings between the MLA and the woman are reported to have been found. Police also found that Vincent had called the woman over phone 900 times, mostly during odd hours in the past few months. Police said that the woman attempted suicide on Wednesday. If the woman stands by her husband's statement, sections for sexual harassment and criminal intimidation too may be invoked against the MLA.

People Army Soldiers Thrash Cops In Kashmir
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After heated arguments were exchanged, the soldiers raided the police station and also ransacked the office records. A case has been registered against the caused army personnel at Police Station Gund and investigations have been taken up, police said.

People Manafort, Trump Jr. in talks with Senate panel
Author: 0 Manafort, Trump Jr. in talks with Senate panel

The Post noted the reliability of the intercepts is not watertight, since the intelligence came exclusively from conversations Kislyak had with other officials and has not been verified by outside sources. Mike Conaway, R-Texas, who is running the committee's Russian Federation investigation. Kushner is also scheduled to meet privately one day earlier with the Senate intelligence committee.

People Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE) Rating Increased to Hold at BidaskClub
Author: 0 Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE) Rating Increased to Hold at BidaskClub

After having $0.09 EPS previously, Energy Transfer Partners LP's analysts see 77.78% EPS growth. CQH's profit would be $4.63M giving it 325.38 P/E if the $0.02 EPS is correct. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, June 8. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, July 13 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has "Market Perform" rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Wednesday, November 23.

People Phobos photobombs Mars in Hubble view
Author: 0 Phobos photobombs Mars in Hubble view

It orbits just 3,700 miles above the Martian surface - making it closer to its parent planet than any other moon in the solar system. It's also one of the smallest. Initially, scientists had thought the grooves were created by the massive impact that made Stickney crater (lower right). The Hubble is managed by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Centre in Greenbelt, Maryland.

People Education Funding Fight Could Prompt Special Session
Author: 0 Education Funding Fight Could Prompt Special Session

In this case, Rauner says he wants to stop the tyranny be vetoing millions for Chicago teacher pensions. Rauner's education czar Beth Purvis has said those extra funds have been audited, and aren't being misspent . "What no one knows is what Gov. Rauner's plan would do". Despite the legislative absurdities that are occurring in Springfield, your O'Fallon and Shiloh districts will be able to open the school year on time.

People JD(U) questions Tejashwi's silence on graft charges as Bihar crisis continues
Author: 0 JD(U) questions Tejashwi's silence on graft charges as Bihar crisis continues

JD (U) has disapproved of RJD's stand for Tejashwi Yadav. Ajay Alok, the JD (U) spokesperson said, "Our stand has not changed", implying that the only way out of this mess the RJD has is to come clean. "Why are JD (U) spokespersons only asking Tejashwi to come out with an explanation on CBI's charges?" Congress leader Dilip Choudhary asked. Congress MLC Dilip Choudhary on Thursday had ridiculed JD (U) spokespersons for seeking explanation from Tejashwi on the CBI allegations made ...

People Panama leaks not a source of accountability, says Nawaz Sharif
Author: 0 Panama leaks not a source of accountability, says Nawaz Sharif

Inaugurating the Lowari Tunnel here, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said that it's not accountability test that he is going through but exploitation while decrying the Panamagate probe and the situation arising from it. We are the ones who are building a 'Naya KP", he said. He asked PTI chairman to gather at-least half of the people gathered at 9,000 feet height of Lowari Tunnel where the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif addressed a public gathering after inauguration of Lowari Tunnel ...

People 'Sessions discussed Trump campaign with Russian ambassador'
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Trump Jr. arranged the sit-down after Natalia Veselnitskaya approached him through an intermediary offering dirt on Hillary Clinton that came from the Russian government. Mark Warner's statement followed a report by the Washington Post that Trump recently discussed his presidential pardon power with advisers, including asking about pardoning aides, relatives and himself.

People At least 2 dead after 6.7 magnitude quake hits Turkey, several injured
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Meanwhile, the Athens-Macedonia news agency reports that five people, three of whom in serious condition, were rushed by a Chinook helicopter to the University Hospital of Iraklio on Crete. It flooded a seafront road and parts of the main town. Eyewitnesses said there were several aftershocks up to a magnitude of 5.8, while social media users posted videos of locals cowering for cover and damaged buildings.

People Congress holds joint session on martial law extension
Author: 0 Congress holds joint session on martial law extension

Sotto said they are bound by the Constitution's rules on resolving the martial law issue-that should be in a joint session and the lawmakers voting jointly. Año said it was not the troops who caused the destruction, but the terrorists. Beyond that, the president may extend martial law for a period to be decided by the Congress.

People Collins shoots 60 to surge into Barbasol lead
Author: 0 Collins shoots 60 to surge into Barbasol lead

We couldn't quite figure out if it was kind of right centre, right edge or left centre, left edge. Jim Furyk shot a record 58 previous year in the Travelers Championship in CT and is one of eight players to shoot 59. "It wasn't a great round by any means, but it was a good, solid round and kind of keeps me in there", Furyk said. He wound up shooting a 60, tying the course record- a year after Jhonattan Vegas did in the second round of the 2016 Barbasol Championship.

People Hezbollah and Syrian army launch attack on border area
Author: 0 Hezbollah and Syrian army launch attack on border area

While the Lebanese army, from which up to nine soldiers remain under ISIS captivity in the region, confirmed it was not involved in Friday's battle, it has reportedly set up checkpoints outside Arsal to safeguard the passage of civilians and prevent the entrance of militants into the country.

People Tillerson: 'positive movement' resolving Qatar crisis
Author: 0 Tillerson: 'positive movement' resolving Qatar crisis

Jeddah- Saudi Arabia has announced that Qatari pilgrims will come to perform Hajj rituals by air only via airlines such as Qatar Airways, ensuring that Qataris are welcome - the total number of visas for Umrah pilgrims this year reached a record 6.7 million, the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah said.

People Trump's controversial, confusing laptop flight ban is now over
Author: 0 Trump's controversial, confusing laptop flight ban is now over

However, it did not mention lifting the exemption for Saudia's U.S. flights from Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport. An American Airlines agent has said, in reply to a query from Belize, that the ban on laptops being carried into airplane cabins is not being imposed on Belize, but remains in effect for certain other countries.

People Bound travelers face tighter security screening; terrorism cited
Author: 0 Bound travelers face tighter security screening; terrorism cited

The new requirements affect 325,000 airline passengers on about 2,000 commercial flights arriving daily in the United States , covering 180 airlines flying out of 280 airports in 105 countries. Given the constant threat of ever-changing technologies, Kelly said DHS made a decision to take a more sweeping approach to security. Kelly announced that there would be new aviation security measures for all worldwide flights into the country to avoid expanding the laptop ban.

People Puducherry Congress depicts Lt Governor Kiran Bedi as Adolf Hitler, 'Maa Kali'
Author: 0 Puducherry Congress depicts Lt Governor Kiran Bedi as Adolf Hitler, 'Maa Kali'

The posters evoked a strong response from Ms Bedi and her supporters. One of the posters which portrays Lt Governor Kiran Bedi as Goddess Kali released by Puducherry Pradesh Congress committee in Puducherry on Friday. "All I see is the angst coming to posters", Bedi told India Today. The LG had come under severe criticism from the Government after swearing in of two BJP leaders and an NDA sympathiser into the legislative assembly on July 4.

People Unemployment, number of jobs increase in IL in June
Author: 0 Unemployment, number of jobs increase in IL in June

IL job growth is on the upswing, but the unemployment rate rose slightly to 4.7 percent in June and the size of the labor force continues to decline. Education and health services reported the largest job loss over the month with 1,600 jobs, followed by the leisure and hospitality sector with a loss of 1,200 jobs.