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Global Media Madras HC stays floor test until Sept 20 — AIADMK crisis
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They are not general council members, they are Palaniswami and Panneerselvam's people."He reiterated that the general council meeting could not be convened without the permission of party general secretary V K Sasikala ". "The ruling faction is spreading falsehood that we are in alignment with DMK". Sasikala , a close aide of Jayalalithaa, took over the reins after her mentor and chief minister's death.

Global Media Facebook Offered to Target Ads to 'Jew Haters,' Report Says
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As was the case in their previous test of the Facebook ad system, all three of their ads were approved within 15 minutes. Facebook later took down the offensive categories after ProPublica contacted the company for comment. The anti-Semitic categories were generated after people entered things like "Jew hater" into their field of study . We downloaded more than 29,000 ad categories from Facebook's ad system - and found categories ranging from an interest in "Hungarian sausages" to ...

Global Media Hurricane Max lashes earthquake-hit area of SW Mexico
Author: 0 Hurricane Max lashes earthquake-hit area of SW Mexico

A risky storm surge is expected to produce significant coastal flooding near and to the east of where the center makes landfall. Max had maximum sustained winds of 70 mph (110 kph) and was located about 80 miles (130 kilometers) east of Acapulco.

Global Media Pompeo Cancels Harvard Speech Over Manning Appointment
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Former Army Private Chelsea Manning , who leaked military documents to WikiLeaks, has been appointed a visiting fellow at Harvard University, prompting one former Central Intelligence Agency official to resign. "Unfortunately, I can not be part of an organization - the Kennedy School - that honors a convicted felon and leaker of classified information, Ms.

Global Media Kaspersky will speak at the US Congress
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Kaspersky offers software that can detect malicious computer viruses or help a company keep track of cybersecurity data being gathered on different portions of its network. Even private companies seemed to pay attention to the rumors surrounding Kaspersky with electronics store Best Buy removing all Kaspersky Lab cybersecurity products from their shelves and website.

Global Media Pak court summons Sharifs in two more corruption cases
Author: 0 Pak court summons Sharifs in two more corruption cases

A reference against Finance Minister Ishaq Dar will be resubmitted on Thursday as it could not be filed because the discussion between the court and NAB officials continued till closing of office hours on Wednesday. The larger bench of apex court, while hearing the review petitions filed by Mr Sharif's family, told the lawyer the decision of April 20 in which two judges ousted Mr Sharif and other three ordered to form Joint investigation Team was not challenged, which means that "it was ...

Global Media Pakistan vs World XI 2nd Twenty20 today
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Pakistan , sent into bat, put up a strong 197 for 5, with Babar Azam scoring a career-best 86 off just 52 balls. Later, in the second innings Thisara Perera and Hashim Amla led World XI in chasing the target with a ball remaining unused.

Global Media 'Congress Mistake,' Says Kiren Rijiju, Chakma Refugees To Become Citizens
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Despite opposition from the Arunachal Pradesh government, the Centres hands were tied by a 2015 order of the Supreme Court, when it directed the Central government to grant citizenship to the Chakma and Hajong refugees. The Chakma are an ethnic group who began fleeing in the 1960s to northeastern India from former East Pakistan, now Bangladesh, partly because they were being persecuted due to their religion.

Global Media NYPD Releases Video Showing Deadly Police Shooting of Armed Bronx Man
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Gomez claimed officers had told Richards to drop the knife and show his other hand, opening fire after he allegedly failed to do so and approached the officers holding what later turned out to be a toy gun. He did not say anything during the entire standoff and he did not comply with the officers' orders. "I don't want to shoot you. You hear me? But I will shoot you if that's a real gun".

Global Media LSU student from Roswell, Ga. dies after leaving fraternity house
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The student has been identified by LSU and the East Baton Rouge Coroner's Office as freshman Maxwell Gruver of Roswell, Ga. Gruver was sent to Our Lady of the Lake Hospital for a medical emergency early Thursday. According to LSU's official Greek life calendar , next week is scheduled as "hazing prevention week". "We are investigating this matter with the utmost seriousness".

Global Media Qatar's emir to meet Turkey's President Erdogan
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Israeli sources stated that this campaign is opposed by several US Jewish far right leaders especially the Zionist Organization of America and its leader Mort Klein who refused to meet with the Qataris. They need to stop funding Hamas. He later told reporters most of the remaining money allocated for the United States is being invested in the infrastructure sector.

Global Media Woman found dead in U.S. hotel freezer
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In addition to interviews, police are also reviewing social media content, videos and surveillance from the Crowne Plaza's 47 hotel cameras. She earlier said, "It's something that no one could ever imagine. Some viewers of the video, which has been played millions of times, believe that a scream can be heard in the background and that Jenkins is reflected in the woman's glasses.

Global Media Rice Unmasked Trump Staffers After UAE Prince's Visit
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But weeks later on MSNBC, she admitted she sometimes sought out the identities of Trump associates who communicated with foreigners, a request known as "unmasking" in the intelligence community. But he added, "There's a whole body of documents that I need to know whether or not what she said is corroborated or contradicted". "The unmasking thing was all created by Devin Nunes (R-CA)", Burr told reporters in July, referring to the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee.

Global Media World's oldest giant panda in captivity dies
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The Strait Panda Research and Exchange Center of Fuzhou issued a statement on Wednesday, detailing Basi's life in its last few months. Basi's health began deteriorating in early 2017, and Basi succumbed to liver cirrhosis in September. Basi was rescued from the wild after falling into a river in southwestern China when she was around four and has lived at the Fuzhou facility ever since.

Global Media Tweet calling Trump white supremacist expressed 'personal beliefs — ESPN's Jemele Hill
Author: 0 Tweet calling Trump white supremacist expressed 'personal beliefs — ESPN's Jemele Hill

She added her respect for ESPN and her co-workers "remains unconditional". The next day, ESPN released a statement saying, "We have addressed this with Jemele and she recognizes her actions were inappropriate". Tim Scott of SC, the only black Republican in the Senate. "Jemele has a right to her personal opinions, but not to publicly share them on a platform that implies that she was in any way speaking on behalf of ESPN", ESPN said in the statement to USA TODAY Sports and other ...

Global Media Criticised For Saying Sikkim Is 'Troubled By Insurgency', Priyanka Chopra Apologises
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Ugen Gyatso had sought an apology from Priyanka after he got to know about the interview. "I have received an apology letter". It could be that someone fed her with wrong information about the state. I was talking about the. subject of the film, where I mentioned how Sikkim was grappling with the refugee situation caused by insurgencies. "Sikkim is a small state in the North-east of India which never had a film industry or anyone who made a film from the region".

Global Media Merkel Proposes Iran-Style Deal To End North Korea Crisis
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In a separate report , The Guardian noted that Merkel's intervention reflects growing alarm in Europe that US President Donald Trump is worsening one nuclear crisis by repeated threats to use military force against North Korea, and seeking to trigger a second one by torpedoing the Iran deal to which Germany, France and the United Kingdom are among the signatories.

Global Media Trump right to rescind DACA
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In his post at the center, where he helps with DACA and other immigration issues, he's processed an influx of new applications, and has been involved in workshops and other educational forums. Funding for Trump's promised wall had been thought to be a major point of contention between Republicans and Democrats as they attempted to forge a deal - yet by Thursday, Trump was apparently ready to deal even on that issue, the one that most defined his campaign for president a year ago.