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Earlier in November past year, the MLA and his wife were interrogated by the CBI in connection with a illegal land deal with the Seashore Group. Meanwhile, the ruling party said the arrest was politically motivated. "Centre is using CBI for political gains". BJD MP Ramchandra Hansdah was in jail for his alleged involvement in the chit fund scam. Centre used the CBI against (Trinamool chief) Mamata Banerjee, (Rashtriya Janata Dal supremo) Lalu Prasad and even media promoter Pranoy Roy.
  • Tropical Storm Maria expected to strengthen, follow similar path as Hurricane Irma

    Tropical Storm Maria expected to strengthen, follow similar path as Hurricane Irma

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    The island of St. Croix looked to face hurricane force winds with nearby St. Thomas and St. John seeing tropical storm force winds, Mapp said , adding, "given the current conditions of St. "I can only hope that the same spirit that everybody has - the same God that helped everybody to survive is still looking over them". Hurricane conditions were expected for Guadalupe, Dominica, Martinique and St.
  • Fuel crisis: Thousands more affected by flight cancellations

    Fuel crisis: Thousands more affected by flight cancellations

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    New Zealand's military had stepped in to help by offering a naval tanker and truck drivers to transport fuel and by cancelling planned military exercises with Singapore to help preserve fuel. Energy Minister Judith Collins today said industry has told the government the impact on "petrol and diesel supply for motorists are minimal". Air New Zealand says it is taking the "unusual step" of restricting ticket sales as the jet fuel shortage continues to bite.
  • BART releases images of suspect in attempted robbery using note

    BART releases images of suspect in attempted robbery using note

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    The note threatened death if she didn't hand over her belongings, but a BART train passenger in California did something her would-be mugger apparently wasn't ready for - she pretended to have a seizure. "I was very impressed with myself", she added. The suspect-described as a Caucasian woman, possibly in her 30s with long strawberry blonde hair and a suitcase-got off at Powell Street station.
  • Russia, China stand for diplomatic settlement in Syria, North Korea

    Russia, China stand for diplomatic settlement in Syria, North Korea

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    South Korean President Moon Jae-in will deliver his maiden address Thursday, after his USA counterpart Donald Trump's speech Tuesday. The sanctions ban all North Korean textile exports, place a cap on petroleum and refined petroleum products, and initiate a sunsetting of DPRK labor exports, according to a September 15 38 North analysis.
  • Here's what Elisabeth Moss said to her mother during Emmy speech

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    Bruce Miller of " The Handmaids Tale " also won the award for writing for a drama series . Whether Nicole Kidman's pair of shoes, the speech of the award-winning actress of The Handmaid's Tale , Elizabeth Moss, or the little blue ribbon on several outfits of the actors present ...the Top 5 moments to absolutely remember the 2017 Emmy Awards .
  • India Warns Islamic Watchdog OIC, Don't Comment On Country's Internal Affairs

    India Warns Islamic Watchdog OIC, Don't Comment On Country's Internal Affairs

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    This week Pakistan's Prime Minister is scheduled to address the UN General Assembly, while Sushma Swaraj the External Affairs Minister of India would deliver her speech on September 23. Speaking on behalf of the OIC, Pakistan had lambasted India on the Kashmir issue. "The OIC in its statement+ contains factually incorrect and misleading references to the Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir".
  • Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas Had the Sweetest Messages for Selena Gomez

    Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas Had the Sweetest Messages for Selena Gomez

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    While neither Gomez nor Raisa have shared specific details of the transplant so we're not sure when the operation took place, we do know it occurred over the summer when Gomez took a break from promoting her new music. "It was what I needed to do for my overall health". In 2015, Gomez first opened up about her struggle with lupus - an illness described as "a chronic autoimmune disease" that attacks any of the patient's organs.
  • Tories hit out at the timing of 'Backseat' Boris's article

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    The shift follows reports of friction between Robbins and Brexit Secretary David Davis and comes a week before negotiations on Britain's divorce from the bloc are due to resume in Brussels. Prime Minister Theresa May appointed the top official at the Brexit ministry as her European Union adviser on Monday, taking tighter control of divorce negotiations just as Britain tries to shift the focus of talks onto the future relationship with Europe.
  • Advocates urge Canada to do more for Rohingya

    Advocates urge Canada to do more for Rohingya

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    More than 400-thousand Muslim Rohingyas have poured into Bangladesh in recent weeks, fleeing from what the refugees refer to as "indiscriminate cleansing" in Myanmar, a predominantly Buddhist country. The group called on Israel to join in condemning the genocides and ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims by the Military. In Regina, the Islamic Association of Saskatchewan called on people to voice their anger against Myanmar to the Canadian government.
  • Tom Brady on Kaepernick: 'I Hope He Gets a Shot'

    Tom Brady on Kaepernick: 'I Hope He Gets a Shot'

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    The Community MVP award puts him in the running for the year's Byron Whizzer White Award, which the Players Association describes as the "highest honor that the NFLPA can bestow upon a player". The players want a change to be made. Kaepernick, 29, is still a free agent since opting out of the final year of his contract this offseason with the 49ers.