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People Teen's priceless reaction to Harvard acceptance goes viral
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A 16-year-old from Opelousas had the best reaction to making it into Harvard and it quickly went viral. Chants of "three-peat" ring out after Little learns the news. She said that while as a single mom it was challenging at times to raise her sons, she never had to worry about how they were doing in school. "It still haven't been calm since my brother's acceptance Friday, but my brother and I realized that we have done the impossible".

People Gujarat Polls: Over 68 per cent voting recorded in second phase
Author: 0 Gujarat Polls: Over 68 per cent voting recorded in second phase

Another such survey gave the ruling party 108 seats and 74 to the Congress. The Times Now-VMR exit poll predicted 109 seats for the BJP and 70 for the Congress while three will go to others. Party won five of six seats. With the support of young agitating leaders like Hardik Patel, Alpesh Thakore and Jignesh Mewani, the Congress hopes to make a dent in the BJP bastions of Saurashtra-Kutch, South and Central Gujarat on the economic issues, as well as keep its house in North Gujarat intact ...

People Japan expands unilateral sanctions on North Korea
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US officials, notably Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, see freeze-for-freeze as just a way to force USA and South Korean troops to compromise the defense of the South while North Korea goes on fabricating nukes and missiles while temporarily postponing tests.

People An airstrike on the Gaza strip
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Manelis then accused Hamas of trying to play two sides of the same coin by insisting that they are trying to reign in the rogue groups while at the same time calling for a renewed intifada. "Hamas" famous slogan is "Islam is the solution', but many in Gaza didn't buy it. Hamas failed to fix problems with health care, education, the environment, the economy.

People Hope Winter Session of Parliament is productive: PM Modi
Author: 0 Hope Winter Session of Parliament is productive: PM Modi

Delayed by nearly a month due to the polls, this Session will have fewer sittings than the usual-it has 14 work days compared to 21 in the last Winter Session-but the Government is hopeful of pushing its legislative agenda in the short time.

People Rifts Remain between US, Russia over Syria Assad Political Future
Author: 0 Rifts Remain between US, Russia over Syria Assad Political Future

De Mistura said the opposition was engaged on other subjects, such as governance, the constitution and elections. He noted that no date has been set for a next round of the Geneva talks, and said that under current circumstances "I don't think that another round would be quite effective".

People Jisha rape and murder case
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It also sentenced Ameerul to a life imprisonment, 10 years rigorous imprisonment, seven years' imprisonment and a one-year imprisonment under sections 376A, 376, 449 and 342 respectively, and awarded a total fine of Rs 1 lakh. Autopsy revealed that there were 33 wounds on the body. A Kerala court on Thursday sentenced to death a migrant labourer for the 2016 rape and murder of a law student.

People Bermuda Parliament Approves Bill That Repeals Marriage Rights For Gay Couples
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The party's decision gained support from several socially conservative churches in the island. Shadow Economic Development Minister Grant Gibbons, who voted against the bill, said it marked a step backwards for Bermuda . Both options were rejected by about two-thirds of voters, but the referendum failed on low turnout. And in a message to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, and queer (LGBT) community in Bermuda , DeRoche and Godwin said there was still hope.

People Ohio man tried to trade chicken Alfredo, Sprite for sex with minor
Author: 0 Ohio man tried to trade chicken Alfredo, Sprite for sex with minor

The officer told Maruna that he was 15 at which time Maruna responded that he didn't believe in age , according to the report. An Ohio college student who reportedly prepared to meet and have sex with an underage boy was arrested when the boy he was supposed to meet turned out to be an undercover police officer.

People Italy to declare state of emergency regarding energy supplies
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Vienna time [08:00 GMT] on the grounds of Baumgarten natural gas station". Local police have urged citizens to avoid the scene and "follow instructions" from the authorities. Footage shows flames rising from the plant in the aftermath of the explosion. The Baumgarten distribution centre, an infrastructure inaugurated in 1959, annually receives some 40 billion cubic meters of gas and redistributes it to or parts of Europe, including Germany and norrn Italy .

People Karnataka: Paresh Mesta death probe handed to CBI
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State home minister Ramalinga Reddy said the government chose to hand over the probe to the CBI not only to honour the father's wishes but also to show that it has nothing to hide. "The BJP is playing politics over the tragic death of a youngster". Kamalakar had also requested state government for CBI investigation of the case. The PFI had earlier rejected the BJP's charge pinning the blame on it for the killings of Hindu activists.

People SC Constitution bench to hear pleas against Aadhaar Thursday
Author: 0 SC Constitution bench to hear pleas against Aadhaar Thursday

The Supreme Court will on Friday pronounce its order on the plea for interim relief on a batch of petitions seeking stay of various Central and state government notifications mandating the linking of Aadhaar with various schemes including taking exam by the students, availing scholarship, cremation and treatment of HIV positive patients.

People United Nations chief says sanctions key to denuclearise North Korea
Author: 0 United Nations chief says sanctions key to denuclearise North Korea

While Japan's alert system succeeded in informing the public about the launches, just 5.6 percent of respondents said they took shelter after North Korea fired on September 15. Japan's Prime Minister stressed the dialogue with Pyongyang should be meaningful, and aimed at denuclearization. On Nov. 29, North Korea conducted its latest test of a ballistic missile, which it said was its most advanced yet, capable of reaching the mainland United States.

People A Possible Explosion At Port Authority Has Shut Down The Scene
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In today's incident, Ullah was found in a below-ground walkway connecting the subway stations at Times Square and the Port Authority. A police spokesman said that in an active terror investigation, they need to move quickly to stop any possible follow-up attacks and added that any complaints will be reviewed.

People Obamacare insurance deadline this week
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About 823,180 people used the platform to select insurance plans from November 26 through December 2, bringing the latest total number for open enrollment to 3.6 million nationally. But people who make more than that will face much higher premiums if they seek individual policies on or off the exchange. North Carolina is among 39 states served by the federal HealthCare.gov website, and the deadline for signups on the site is Friday.

People PM arrives in Istanbul to attend OIC Summit on Jerusalem
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The Foreign Minister said if the UN Security Council is unable to act then OIC should call for a UN General Assembly emergency session to discuss the situation arising out of U.S. He asked the participants that if UN Security Council is unable to act, the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) should call for UN General Assembly emergency session.

People Israel strikes Hamas sites after Gaza rockets
Author: 0 Israel strikes Hamas sites after Gaza rockets

The IDF said Sunday it destroyed an incomplete tunnel running for more than a kilometer from Gaza into southern Israel. Under Meshaal, Hamas capitalised on its popularity and scored a surprise victory in 2006 Palestinian elections. The coastal territory suffers from 43 per cent unemployment and worsening blackouts. There was no initial confirmation of injuries from the ministry of health in Gaza .

People Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan to submit its reply to ICJ today
Author: 0 Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan to submit its reply to ICJ today

Kulbhusan Sundir Jadhav alias Hussein Mubarak Patel was arrested on March 3, 2016, through a counter-intelligence operation from Mashkel area of Balochistan for his involvement in espionage and sabotage actives in Pakistan. In a reaction to the move, Pakistan's relations with neighbouring India tensed, and New Delhi approached the ICJ to hear the case. It was against this that India had appealed to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in May because Pakistan had violated provisions ...

People Kalvari submarine affirms Make in India's giant strides: MDL
Author: 0 Kalvari submarine affirms Make in India's giant strides: MDL

PM Modi thanked the efforts of workers involved in the construction of the submarine and termed INS Kalvari the best example of the "Make in India" initiative. The submarine boasts superior stealth features such as advanced acoustic silencing techniques, low radiated noise levels, hydro-dynamically optimised shape and the ability to launch a crippling attack on the enemy using precision-guided weapons, said MDL.

People Trump Thanks Omarosa Manigault Newman After White House Announces Her Resignation
Author: 0 Trump Thanks Omarosa Manigault Newman After White House Announces Her Resignation

In an interview with ABC's "GMA," Newman - whom a a senior Trump administration official said was forced out her job - contended that she resigned as she approached her one-year mark in the White House. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Omarosa Manigault (R) attend a church service, in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., September 3 2016. Omarosa Manigault still yearns for political office, and she may end up getting a job as a Nigerian ambassador if she plays her card well.

People Death toll from Mogadishu police academy attack rises to 13
Author: 0 Death toll from Mogadishu police academy attack rises to 13

Somali government did not comment on the attack in Mubarak, a small district located in Lower Shabelle region, a hotbed of Al Shabaab bordered with Benadir region [Mogadishu]. Al-Shabab spokesman Abdiasis Abu Musab told Reuters that it was behind the attack. Al Shabaab is keen on waging an insurgency against the African countries in a bid to topple the weak administration and impose its own strict interpretation of Islam.

People Lehigh Valley weather: Morning snow creates slick roads, two-hour delays
Author: 0 Lehigh Valley weather: Morning snow creates slick roads, two-hour delays

The advisory is through 7 a.m. on Thursday . Winter weather advisories have been issued by the National Weather Service from the Great Lakes to Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Long Island for Chloe's snowfall. Chad Shafer, a spokesman for the National Weather Service said the snowfall will slow before midnight, but the roads will be slick. On Jan. 20, 2016, a fast-moving disturbance dropped just a dusting to a couple inches of snow across the Washington region, but the area became ...

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