• Eight men, claiming to be North Korean, have washed up in Japan

    Eight men, claiming to be North Korean, have washed up in Japan

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    A boat carrying eight men claiming to be North Korean fishermen has washed ashore the coast in Japan, APA reports quoting BBC. Police said they also found a wooden boat at a nearby marina. Over the summer North Korea fired two missiles over Japan, angering Tokyo . A week earlier, the Japanese Coast Guard rescued three North Korean men from a capsised fishing boat off Japan's northern coast.
  • Vasco Da Gama Express derails kills two, injures 8 others

    Vasco Da Gama Express derails kills two, injures 8 others

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    The train that was travelling from Goa to Patna derailed around 4.14 am. "Prima facie the cause of accident looks like fractured Railway track as per local assessment", Uttar Pradesh ADG (law and order) said. According to initial reports, the derailment of train no. 12741 took place near Manikpur railway station in Chitrakoot district of Uttar Pradesh at around 4.22 am today.
  • Duterte eyes PNP return to drug war

    Duterte eyes PNP return to drug war

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    Roque made his statement even as an official said the Philippine National Police was prepared to return to conduct Duterte's war on drugs. "We are ready", PNP Spokesperson Chief Superintendent Dionardo Carlos said in a text message to Rappler .
  • 'Explicit' halftime talk leads Knicks to historic win against Toronto

    'Explicit' halftime talk leads Knicks to historic win against Toronto

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    By the end of it, the Knicks had put a four-touchdown advantage over the Raptors , who led by 11 points at the half, putting up a 41-10 third-quarter masterpiece in front of the eyes of a roaring Madison Square Garden crowd. "Guy were pretty exhausted after the game, but that is how you're supposed to be", Hornacek said. They are a good team, and an experienced team. Hardaway, the former first-round pick who returned to the Knicks from Atlanta as a $71 million free-agent signing, now is ...
  • Winter Session of Parliament From December 15 to January 5

    Winter Session of Parliament From December 15 to January 5

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    The formal announcement of the parliament dates was released a day after President Ram Nath Kovind signed the ordinance on the Insolvency and Bankruptcy code on Thursday as an ordinance can not be promulgated during a session. This would put end to all speculations over the dates of the last Parliament session of the year. Jaitley said even when general elections were held, passage of the Budget was deferred and Parliament adjourned so that parties were free to participate in electioneering.
  • Facebook to expose Russian fake news pages

    Facebook to expose Russian fake news pages

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    The tool, expected to be available by the end of the year, will allow people to determine if they liked content or followed Facebook and Instagram accounts by the Kremlin-sponsored Internet Research Agency. This month Facebook joined Twitter and Google for open hearings with House and Senate committees investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
  • Israeli official under fire for comments on American Jews' military service

    Israeli official under fire for comments on American Jews' military service

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    Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is also due to meet his Italian counterpart Enrico Letta, and will hold a joint session with the Italian cabinet. "People that never send their children to fight for their country, most of the Jews don't have children serving as soldiers, going to the Marines and going to Afghanistan, or to Iraq".
  • Texas state trooper fatally shot

    Texas state trooper fatally shot

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    Black is described as a black male, about 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing about 175 pounds. The trooper was not identified. The incident happened around 4 p.m. He was last seen traveling North on I-45 in a 2012 Gray Chevrolet Malibu with Texas tag JDN-4273. A Texas trooper was shot and killed near Dallas on Thursday, CNN reported .
  • Light your excitement with a Christmas tree lighting ceremony

    Light your excitement with a Christmas tree lighting ceremony

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    PAROWAN-Again this year, the excitement that Christmas brings to our lives will be celebrated at "Times to Remember", Parowan's Christmas in the Country that begins on Friday. Grades K-2 will start at 6 p.m. Grades 3-4 will start at 6:45 p.m. After the parade, the Santa House will be open. When: Friday, Nov. 24, 5 p.m.to 8 p.m.