• Rift in Opposition widens, NCP skips opposition meeting called by Sonia Gandhi
Rift in Opposition widens, NCP skips opposition meeting called by Sonia Gandhi

Though the Nitish Kumar-led JDU has been excluded from the list following its realignment with BJP , Congress has signalled a solidarity message by extending invitation to dissenting JDU leader Sharad Yadav, even though he will be in the middle of a Bihar tour on Friday.

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  • Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) Stake Cut by BB&T Corp
Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) Stake Cut by BB&T Corp

Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA raised its position in Sealed Air Corporation by 61,387.8% in the first quarter. Finally, Connable Office Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Air Lease Corporation during the first quarter valued at approximately $213,000.

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  • Trump doesn't think Iran in compliance with nuclear deal
Trump doesn't think Iran in compliance with nuclear deal

Trump has frequently expressed scepticism about the agreement, despite a US State Department assessment last month that Tehran was meeting its terms. He has dubbed it "the worst deal ever negotiated". "Ambassador Haley has consistently voiced her and the administration's concerns about Iran's illegal missile testing and other harmful actions", said...

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  • Dorinda
Dorinda "Matchmaker" Medley Addresses Tom & LuAnn D'Agostino's Divorce!

In the final updates of the season, we learned that Tinsley and Scott are moving in together, Carole is training for the New York Marathon, and Luann and Tom have already filed for divorce . Next up in RHONY: New Home Edition , Tinsley is living at a hotel and Carole is really impressed with it because apparently she doesn't realize that people ...

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  • Two trains collide in Egypt's Alexandria, at least 20 killed
Two trains collide in Egypt's Alexandria, at least 20 killed

State television, citing transport ministry officials, reported that the crash was probably caused by a malfunction in one of the trains that brought it to a halt on the rails. Many of those were relatives who had been returning from a wedding. In 2012, a train crashed into a nursery school bus, killing 52 children. Egypt's railway system has a p...

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  • Child killed in Lalamusa by cars in Nawaz Sharif's motorcade
Child killed in Lalamusa by cars in Nawaz Sharif's motorcade

Addressing the mammoth rally, he said, it was the people of Pakistan whom the Constitution had empowered to elect or reject somebody."But, deposing your elected representatives is disrespect to your mandate". "If Nawaz Sharif is a symbol of valour and resistance, he should name the one who is involved in conspiracy" asked Mir. "Dictators rule the c...

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  • BMW plunges 7 stories from Texas parking garage; crashes into alley
BMW plunges 7 stories from Texas parking garage; crashes into alley

The BMW driver sustained serious injuries and the driver of the Tahoe was uninjured. The incident marked the second time in less than a year that a auto broke through the barriers of the same parking garage. "As I was backing out towards the dumpster, I heard something, because I had my window down", said Burch. Waco's KXXV-TV reported that the...

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  • Morocco Will Challenge US-Led Bid for 2026 World Cup
Morocco Will Challenge US-Led Bid for 2026 World Cup

Morocco will bid to host the 2026 World Cup , emerging as a last-minute challenger - and a potential complication - to a United States-led campaign that appeared to be coasting to victory unopposed. An African country - South Africa - last hosted the World Cup in 2010. The FRMF said that it had told the sport's world governing body Federation In...

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  • Despite controversies, CM Naidu to tour Nandyal a third time
Despite controversies, CM Naidu to tour Nandyal a third time

In this way, he is only doing a service to Chandrababu Naidu and TDP. Taking a dig at Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu, the YSRC president accused Mr. Speaking at a roadshow in Nandyal constituency on Thursday, Jagan said , "Look how rattled the TDP government is. The vote you will cast this time are for these values", he added.

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  • 19 killed in China 7-magnitude quake
19 killed in China 7-magnitude quake

The region struck by the recent quake was hit by one of the most deadly earthquakes of recent history in 2008, when a magnitude 8.0 natural disaster struck northwest of Chengdu, and killed almost 70,000 people and insured several hundred thousand.

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  • Beijing protests U.S. navy destroyer's freedom of navigation operation in disputed waters
Beijing protests U.S. navy destroyer's freedom of navigation operation in disputed waters

China, which claims the South China Sea virtually in entirety including Mischief Reef , has protested such repeated United States military operations. Experts and officials have criticized former President Barack Obama for potentially reinforcing China's claims by sticking to innocent passage, in which a warship effectively recognised a territor...

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  • Former GOP Senator Begs Congress to Remove Trump From Office
Former GOP Senator Begs Congress to Remove Trump From Office

Earlier in the day Thursday, the liberal mainstream media attempted to suggest the Trump administration is sending mixed messages about North Korea. The Weekly Standard reported that the president's national security team had no idea Trump was going to say what he said , while the New York Times quoted White House sources saying yesterday's ...

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  • Coloradans with family in Guam anxious about North Korea threats
Coloradans with family in Guam anxious about North Korea threats

Locals here remember 2013, when North Korea threatened the Andersen Air Force Base, which hosts the U.S. Pacific Command's bomber fleet. A plan to fire four ballistic missiles into the stunning blue waters off the coast is being prepared for Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un by mid-August, state media reported Thursday.

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  • Doklam standoff: Countdown to a military conflict has begun, warns Chinese media
Doklam standoff: Countdown to a military conflict has begun, warns Chinese media

Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bhutan and Nepal are members of the BIMSTEC. "EAM meets with FM of Bhutan Damcho Dorji on sidelines of Bimstec Foreign Ministers' meet", Indian External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar along with a picture of the two leaders.

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  • BMC clears proposal to make singing Vande Mataram compulsory in schools
BMC clears proposal to make singing Vande Mataram compulsory in schools

Later, Samajwadi Party corporators walked out from the civic general body while a Congress corporator claimed that the civic body did not have the power to discuss such matters. SP group leader Rais Shaikh said, "We had demanded voting on the proposal before clearing it. We should not make a controversy even on national song or anthem".

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  • Inflation To Stay Below RBI's Target Of 4%: Economic Survey
Inflation To Stay Below RBI's Target Of 4%: Economic Survey

The conclusion is inescapable that the scope for monetary easing is considerable", he said. Subdued inflation and demand prompted the RBI earlier this month to reduce its key lending rate by 25 basis points to 6 per cent. It saw farm loan waivers by states touching Rs 2.7 lakh crore. However, the survey noted that sustaining the current growth ...

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  • Mark Stoneman has great England opportunity ahead of Ashes, says Mike Atherton
Mark Stoneman has great England opportunity ahead of Ashes, says Mike Atherton

The Durham opener only averaged 15.87 in eight innings during England's recent 3-1 series win over his native South Africa, which concluded with a 177-run victory in the fourth Test at Old Trafford on Monday. Chris Woakes is also included, having overcome a side strain, and will put pressure on Toby Roland-Jones for a seam spot as England begin a ...

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  • Athletics: Botswana's Makwala cleared to run in 200m after IAAF U-turn
Athletics: Botswana's Makwala cleared to run in 200m after IAAF U-turn

In a spectacular, if not weird, twist of fate on Wednesday evening, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) granted Makwala a special qualification race, allowing the athlete to run solo in front of a packed stadium in an attempt to qualify for the 200m semifinal.

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  • DineEquity, Inc (DIN) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $156.40 Million
DineEquity, Inc (DIN) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $156.40 Million

DineEquity stock ( DIN ) rose $1.52, or around 4 percent, on Thursday to close at $38.81 on the New York Stock Exchange. On August 8 Maxim Group held the company rating at "Buy" but lowered the price expectation from $94.00 to $55.00. Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI increased its position in DineEquity by 2.6% in the second quarter. ...

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  • Shocking video shows moment cop is shot at point-blank range
Shocking video shows moment cop is shot at point-blank range

When Smith spotted a man matching the suspect's description, he ordered the man to stop. Smith survived the shooting despite suffering two broken arm bones and a life threatening wound to his neck. A report states Smith drove his patrol vehicle a short distance toward the man, who was later identified as Orr. "If but not for the grace of God an...

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