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Global Media Rajiv Gauba takes over as Union Home Secretary
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Mehrishi, a 1978-batch Rajasthan cadre IAS officer, was made the union home secretary on the final day of his superannuation as Finance Secretary (in-charge of Department of Economic Affairs) on August 31, 2015. Hailing from Punjab, the 1959 born Shri Gauba is a Physics graduate. Kumar is a 1984 batch IAS officer from the Jharkhand cadre and has been serving as Special Secretary and Establishment Officer, Ministry of Personnel.

Global Media Not a Matter of 'Public Interest': FBI Keeps Clinton Emails Secret
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Comey after he was sacked by President Trump. Despite a storied career in the public eye for decades as secretary of state, two-time presidential candidate, senator of NY, and for eight years first lady of the US, Hardy and the Federal Bureau of Investigation found that Clinton's communications stored on a private email server still don't fall within the public interest - even though she was a public servant at the time she used the shadowy servers.

Global Media 10-man Iran draws with South Korea in 2018 World Cup Qualifiers
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Iran, who have already secured a slot at next year's World Cup finals in Russian Federation, will host Syria in Tehran's Azadi Stadium five days later, while South Korea play Uzbekistan in Tashkent. Korea can still secure a ninth consecutive World Cup appearance by defeating Uzbekistan next Monday. Syria , playing their home matches in neutral Malaysia, struck twice after the break to keep their chances of a fairytale appearance in Russian Federation alive.

Global Media Hurricane Harvey affecting local gas prices before holiday weekend
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That includes the nation's largest, the Motiva Refinery in Port Arthur. Texas Railroad Commission Chair Christi Craddick acknowledged that there may be logistical issues in some areas, getting the gasoline from fuel terminals to service stations due to transportation challenges resulting from Harvey.

Global Media Six Flags' Gotham ride to receive thrilling twist
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Six Flags promises a thrilling combination of positive and negative gravitational forces, accompanied at night by a dazzling light display. The Los Angeles-based theme park also announced plans to remain open all year, 365 days a year, beginning January 1, 2018 to rival other LA attractions like Disneyland and Universal Studios Hollywood, which remain open year long.

Global Media Suspect in NC traffic stop dives into ocean, swims to evade cops
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Multiple police and fire departments were brought in to help locate the Kingsbury, including Surf City Fire Department, North Topsail Beach Police Department, Pender EMS and Fire Marine unit, along with U.S. It is not clear whether he was aware of the shark. "After 60 minutes of flight time, Kingsbury was over 4,000 feet offshore and visual contact was lost".

Global Media Houston hospitals brace for influx of patients after Harvey
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David Schoeneck, one of 28 Red Cross volunteers from Minnesota in Texas, said the organization's assistance for Hurricane Harvey victims includes dry clothes, food and moral support. Beyond official pages , informal local groups can also provide information on what's going on and how people can help. While Tropical Storm Harvey keeps dropping a historic amount of rain on Texas, President Donald Trump visited the state Tuesday, vowing a speedy relief process for the people affected.

Global Media High Court questions gazette on MBBS, BDS admission fees
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Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan yesterday said the court order had caused anxiety among students and parents and their concern was understandable and government would do everything possible to help the students. The students have to pay Tk13.90 lakh as admission fee, Tk1.20 lakh as intern fee and Tk4.80 lakh as tuition fee. Though Attorney General K K Venugopal pointed out that the allotment process is completed, the court did not consider it.

Global Media Greenblatt visits Gaza border, reaffirms United States support for Palestinian Authority
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Mordechai and Greenblatt visited the Kerem Shalom crossing, a central route for transporting food, equipment and supplies to and from Gaza, and Erez Crossing, where they met and spoke with Palestinian residents of the Strip. He also denounced the Israeli settlement activities in the occupied lands as "illegal in worldwide law" and "an obstacle" to the so-called peace in the region.

Global Media Governor signs school funding bill, makes it law
Author: 0 Governor signs school funding bill, makes it law

The legislation also provides school choice protection for parents who want the best education possible for their children. After months of fighting with legislators over the state budget and an education funding bill, Republican Gov. The state would make a much larger contribution toward Chicago teachers from $12.2 million previous year to $221 million. Schools will now be able to privately contract driver's education and face fewer requirements for daily physical education.

Global Media Suspended Bihar MLC's son Rocky convicted of murder
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A court in Gaya has convicted Rocky Yadav, son of suspended Janata Dal United lawmaker, of killing a teenager in a road rage case in May past year. The victim Aditya Sachdeva, a 19-year-old boy was driving home in his father's Maruti Suzuki with four friends after a night out to celebrate the end of their Class 12 exams when he was shot by Rocky.

Global Media Dems urge Trump administration to stick with Harriet Tubman $20 bill
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U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday that the impact of Hurricane Harvey could bring forward the deadline by which the nation's debt ceiling needs to be raised. Lew arrived at the decision to displace Jackson on the $20 bill after generating a loud outcry with an initial proposal to put a woman on the $10 bill replacing Alexander Hamilton.

Global Media Trump offers sympathies to Harvey victims
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Asked Thursday whether the donation would come from Trump's own fortune or from the coffers of the Trump Organization, Sanders indicated she wasn't sure legally where the donation would originate, but that it would be the President's personal money.

Global Media More N. Korean Defectors Pessimistic About Unification
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Mr Kim, in his early 30s, succeeded his father Kim Jong Il upon his death in 2011. Almost 56 per cent of North Korean defectors who participated in a recent South Korean survey said they thought Korean reunification was impossible while living in the North.

Global Media Round up: Lemar opens his France account in style
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In Group A of qualification, France sits second and the Netherlands third behind Sweden , with France holding a three-point lead over the Dutch. Greece were held goalless at home by Estonia to slip further behind the Belgians, while Cyprus recovered from two goals down to beat Bosnia-Herzegovina 3-2 with Pieros Sotiriou netting the victor in the 76th minute.

Global Media Gas shortages and panic in Harvey's aftermath
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The coastal refineries in Texas have been shut down since before Hurricane Harvey made landfall on Friday night. Get ready for a big jump in gasoline prices because of the flooding in Texas . Bryan Herrera holds a makeshift sign Thursday at a Shell station in north Dallas to wave away motorists seeking gasoline after the station ran out.

Global Media Modwen Properties plc 17.5% Potential Upside Indicated by Liberum Capital
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Among 9 analysts covering Earthstone Energy ( NYSEMKT:ESTE ), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. Earthstone Energy had 18 analyst reports since August 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. D E Shaw And Com holds 0% or 26,749 shares. Fifth Third Bancshares has invested 0% of its portfolio in AA PLC (LON:AA). Northern accumulated 5.16 million shares or 0.07% of the stock.

Global Media 12 day-relaxation on bandh in Darjeeling: GJM Joint Secy
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Those opposed to the suspension are mainly the old guard of the GJM, including chairman Bimal Gurung and Roshan Giri. The next round of meeting will be held on September 12 at Uttarkanya in Siliguri at 3PM, she added. The decision was announced after a meeting of the Morcha central committee in Kurseong. However, GJM general secretary Roshan Giri said the bandh will continue and there is no question of withdrawing it.