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People Counting Underway For Jayalalithaa's RK Nagar Seat, TTV Dhinakaran In Lead
Author: 0 Counting Underway For Jayalalithaa's RK Nagar Seat, TTV Dhinakaran In Lead

While there had been allegations that both the AIADMK and TTV resorted to massive bribing of voters giving away Rs.6,000 to Rs. 10,000 per vote, the DMK's tactical shifting of its votes seems to have helped the TTV camp too. Counting temporarily stopped (It has now begun again). By coming up a poor third the DMK, which was expected to win helped by a split in the AIADMK vote bank, the DMK looks to have transferred its committed votes to Dhinakaran.

People Palestinian Christians slam US Jerusalem recognition
Author: 0 Palestinian Christians slam US Jerusalem recognition

Two Palestinian protesters at the Gaza Strip barrier were reportedly killed during violent riots in Friday. "Those who want peace in Jerusalem should know that power will not bring peace", said former Latin Patriarch Michel Sabah. The move was hailed by Israel but condemned by the majority of the global community, as it undermines peace talks. One Palestinian was wounded, Qudra said.

People Communist Party declares separate holiday ceasefire
Author: 0 Communist Party declares separate holiday ceasefire

The NPA said that despite the ceasefire, its units will maintain active defense against security forces. The government's timing was also questionable, NDFP legal consultant Edre Olalia said. Both the government and the NPA have declared Christmas truces since the late 1980s when the two sides first agreed to peace talks, brokered by Norway.

People Duterte visits fire-ravaged Davao City mall as hunt for survivors continues
Author: 0 Duterte visits fire-ravaged Davao City mall as hunt for survivors continues

In a Facebook post, Deputy Mayor Paolo Duterte quoted the ground commander of the Brigade of Fire Protection as saying the chances of finding the 37 people alive were zero. Valles said firemen and rescuers were finding it hard to penetrate the inner portions of the building due to thick smoke and searing heat as pockets of fire continued to burn.

People Olympic hockey: Former Clarkson player Fast named to Canadian Olympic team
Author: 0 Olympic hockey: Former Clarkson player Fast named to Canadian Olympic team

An Okanagan Hockey Academy alumni will be representing Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. "It is a tremendous accomplishment to be chosen to represent your country at the Olympic Games", said Renney, who was a member of the Canadian Olympic Team in 1994, where he guided the Canadian Olympic Men's Hockey Team to silver as head coach.

People Machar vows to respect South Sudan truce
Author: 0 Machar vows to respect South Sudan truce

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) initiated the new move to carry out what it describes as "a revitalization of the peace deal". The opposition groups are also demanding that a supervising body be set up to monitor and evaluate the cease-fire in line with the August 2015 peace deal and that this body should not operate from Juba, but rather outside of it.

Author: 0 Weather warning issued for Christmas break

Highs this weekend will be in the upper 40s to low to mid 50s. Sunday and Monday will be clear and cool with no chance of rain. The spokesman said: " Christmas Day will be a wet day in many parts, with further heavy rain in places".

People Philippines tropical storm toll climbs to 30
Author: 0 Philippines tropical storm toll climbs to 30

The bodies had been swept downriver from a flooded town upstream called Salvador, Rando Salvacion, the Sapad town police chief, told AFP. "The floodwaters from the mountain came down so fast and swept away people and houses", Edding said.

People Apple Is Already Getting Sued After Admitting It Slows Down Old iPhones
Author: 0 Apple Is Already Getting Sued After Admitting It Slows Down Old iPhones

The company said its software updates for the iPhone 6 , iPhone 6S, iPhone SE and iPhone 7 are created to "smooth out" peak power demands, prevent these surprise shutdowns and ultimately prolong the lifespan of batteries. The lawsuit voiced more or less the same objection as Primate Labs founder and prez John Poole, who told The Register on Wednesday that Apple should have been more forthright about the issue.

Author: 0 Straight Irishmen are to MARRY to keep away from inheritance tax

The decision for the pair to marry came as 58-year-old O'Sullivan is the carer of his best friend, Murphy, 83. Not for any kind of romantic love: athough they are best friends, they are both heterosexual. But O'Sullivan knew a huge tax bill on the transfer would require him to sell the house, and noted that Murphy had been "chatting a friend down the country in Cashel, County Tipperary, and she jokingly said we should get married".

People Trump criticisms hurting Federal Bureau of Investigation morale
Author: 0 Trump criticisms hurting Federal Bureau of Investigation morale

The president's remarks come after The Washington Post reported, citing people familiar with the matter, that McCabe plans to retire after he becomes fully eligible for pension benefits . Later, Andrew McCabe would help oversee the Clinton email investigation. Strzok and Page used words like "idiot" and "loathsome human" to describe Trump during the campaign.

People Winter weather advisory issued for Tulsa County until 6 am Saturday
Author: 0 Winter weather advisory issued for Tulsa County until 6 am Saturday

Temperatures fall overnight as rain moves up from the south. Rain will lift north, reaching HWY 50 by evening with a lower chance to I-70. Light-moderate snow is expected through Friday morning with the snow tapering off late Friday. The disturbance moves east into OH by Christmas Eve night, ending the snow showers. Northerly winds on the back-side of the departing low pressure could cause additional lake-enhanced snowfall in southernmost Cook County and Will County in IL as well as the ...

People Abbas refuses to work with United States on peace efforts
Author: 0 Abbas refuses to work with United States on peace efforts

The United Nations also rejected the US recognition of Jerusalem in a resolution member countries passed Thursday. "We will continue our efforts in the United Nations and at all worldwide forums to put an end to this occupation and to establish our Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital".

People Gunman Targeted Police in Pa. Shooting Spree
Author: 0 Gunman Targeted Police in Pa. Shooting Spree

El-Mofty shot at a Capitol Police officer at 3rd and Walnut Streets, Harrisburg, on Friday and then fired several shots at a PA State Trooper at Fifth and Strawberry Streets slightly wounding her. A state trooper was taken to the hospital with nonlife-threatening injures in relation to the incidents, but investigators have not said how the trooper was hurt.

People Gov. Kasich signs bill banning Down Syndrome abortions
Author: 0 Gov. Kasich signs bill banning Down Syndrome abortions

In Indiana, a federal judge ruled in June 2016 that restricting abortion access on the basis of a Down syndrome diagnosis infringed on "a liberty right to make independent decisions"-a principal guaranteed under the Supreme Court's landmark Roe.

People Rupani govt in Gujarat to be sworn-in on Dec 26
Author: 0 Rupani govt in Gujarat to be sworn-in on Dec 26

Rupani and Patel, as a team, have led Gujarat for 16 tumultuous months marred by Patidar agitation, Dalit uprising and a combative Congress when they assumed office in August previous year replacing Anandiben Patel . He rose steadily in his political career, becoming general secretary of the BJP state unit in 1998 and getting nominated to the Rajya Sabha in 2006. Both Rupani and Nitin Patel will take oath as Gujarat CM and deputy CM respectively.

People State jobless rate drops, local rates tick up
Author: 0 State jobless rate drops, local rates tick up

The state unemployment rate reached 3 percent in both September and October, its lowest level since the federal government began tracking the statistic in 1976. During the past year, the largest absolute gains nationwide were in Texas, where the number of jobs climbed 330,600. Meanwhile, the education and health services sectors have seen an addition of 8,200 jobs, while 8,000 have been reported in the leisure and hospitality industry.

People Tropical Storm Tembin Leaves More Than 100 Dead In The Philippines
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Tembin Leaves More Than 100 Dead In The Philippines

In 2013, around 8,000 people were killed and 200,000 families left homeless after super typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines . Rescuers retrieved at least 36 bodies from the Slaog River. "The floodwaters from the mountain came down so fast and swept away people and houses", Mr Edding said. Police, soldiers and volunteers used shovels to dig through mud and debris in a bid to recover bodies in the farming village of about 2,000 people, Parami added.

People FBI's McCabe Tells Congress Trump Sought Comey's Loyalty
Author: 0 FBI's McCabe Tells Congress Trump Sought Comey's Loyalty

Yes, believe it or not, we're still talking about this investigation which after months of inquiry has produce zero evidence that the Trump campaign colluded with our former Cold War adversary to tilt the 2016 election. The FBI'S deputy director, Andrew McCabe, will appear for a closed-door interview on Thursday with two key USA congressional committees, after Republicans asked him to discuss the bureau's handling of its Hillary Clinton email probe.

People 3 soldiers killed as Pakistan violates LoC ceasefire
Author: 0 3 soldiers killed as Pakistan violates LoC ceasefire

In the sudden firing, the Army Major and three soldiers were killed, the officer further added. They succumbed to their injuries at a hospital. Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Friday said peace talks with Pakistan can take place only when it stops supporting terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir.

People After verdict, Lalu compares himself to Mandela, Ambedkar
Author: 0 After verdict, Lalu compares himself to Mandela, Ambedkar

The fodder scam case has been at the center of Bihar politics and have rocked Lalu Prasad's political career. June 2007: The special CBI court in Ranchi sentences 58 persons, including two nephews Lalu Prasad, to jail terms ranging from two-and-a-half years to six years for fraudulently withdrawing Rs.

People Saudi intercepts Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh
Author: 0 Saudi intercepts Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh

Yemen's cholera epidemic has reached one million suspected cases, the International Committee of the Red Cross said on Thursday, with war leaving more than 80 per cent of the population short of food, fuel, clean water and access to healthcare.

People Catalan leader urges dialogue with Spanish PM
Author: 0 Catalan leader urges dialogue with Spanish PM

But Puigdemont said during the campaign that if he and his allies won this election, he would return to become Catalan president again. But pro-independence parties - Puigdemont's Junts per Catalunya (Together for Catalonia ), left-republican ERC and the anti-capitalist CUP - won 70 seats in total, two above a majority but two less than in the previous parliament .

People Pakistan condemns Yemen missile attack targeting Saudi royal palace
Author: 0 Pakistan condemns Yemen missile attack targeting Saudi royal palace

The Houthis' Al Massira television channel, citing military sources, said they had targeted a large gathering of Saudi leaders. The US and Saudi Arabia previously accused Iran of supplying the missile involved in November's attack to the rebels, with Haley presenting to the United Nations last week what she called "undeniable" evidence that the missile was "made in Iran".

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