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People Turkeys get their own luxury hotel room before pardoning ceremony
Author: 0 Turkeys get their own luxury hotel room before pardoning ceremony

Prior to that, the turkeys donated by the National Turkey Federation were simply eaten. There are typically two turkeys available for the pardoning-an official turkey and an alternate turkey. This year's birds were raised in western Minnesota under National Turkey Federation Chairman Carl Wittenburg, according to the White House. The White House announced the news on its Snapchat and Instagram accounts.

People Parliament sitting delayed by a week
Author: 0 Parliament sitting delayed by a week

Several lower house Nationals MPs, including George Christensen and Llew O'Brien, have indicated they could side with Labor and the crossbench to reach 76 votes needed to suspend standing orders and bring on debate on thr bill, and Senator O'Sullivan has said as many as four MPs could defect.

People Twitter suspends account of Pakistan Defence over 'photoshopped' picture
Author: 0 Twitter suspends account of Pakistan Defence over 'photoshopped' picture

In June, the teenager was brutally stabbed and killed on a train in Haryana by a mob when returning to his village with his brothers after shopping for Eid in Delhi . "It had become a matter of my security". The issue of the morphed pic being used by Pakistan Defence Forum was flagged by Shehla Rashid, the former vice president of JNU Students Union, who contended that forum should not use such images in the name of the Kashmir issue.

People Belgian Malinois receives highest medal for dog bravery
Author: 0 Belgian Malinois receives highest medal for dog bravery

The following year, Gustav, another pigeon, received the medal for bringing back to the United Kingdom the first communication from the Normandy beaches on D-Day. An image taken shortly after the raid, showing Mali's injuries from grenade shrapnel. In spite of his injuries, though, Mali kept trucking and continued to carry out his duties on the battlefield.

People Dozens feared trapped after factory collapses in India
Author: 0 Dozens feared trapped after factory collapses in India

Personnel of the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Punjab Armed Police (PAP) have also been rushed from Jalandhar to assist the operations. Two of those who have died are believed to be a fireman and a taxi service owner, the Indian Express said.

People Ex-Vice President Alex Ekwueme Dies At 85
Author: 0 Ex-Vice President Alex Ekwueme Dies At 85

For instance, until his death, he was the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Nigerian Institute of Architects. Nwodo told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka that Ekwueme made significant contributions in his public service that guided the country well.

People Higher gas prices than past year and clear weather expected for Thanksgiving
Author: 0 Higher gas prices than past year and clear weather expected for Thanksgiving

AAA puts the national average for regular gas at $2.54 per gallon. The year before gas was $2.23 a gallon. As the week has gone on, that price has dropped somewhat. It was $2.79 per gallon in 2014. Gas prices in Valdosta resumed their downward spiral last week, according to statistics. Michigan's lowest average price was about $2.52 per gallon in the Lansing and East Lansing areas.

People Rookie Cook takes lead at RSM Classic
Author: 0 Rookie Cook takes lead at RSM Classic

Cook, who will jump from world number 302 into the top 150, owned a three-shot lead when the day began and admitted "I slept bad last night" pondering what a victory might mean to his career. "If they gain a couple on me early, it doesn't matter because there is still a lot of golf to play", Cook said. Holding the nerves down, playing a good round in these conditions.

People Padmavati row: Shivraj Singh Chauhan bans film in Madhya Pradesh
Author: 0 Padmavati row: Shivraj Singh Chauhan bans film in Madhya Pradesh

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati continues to face criticism and backlash from self-vigilant groups and parties. BHOPAL: Amid controversy to remove distorted historical facts from Deepika Padukone starrer, chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced to ban film " Padmavati " till corrections are made as per the public demand.The state government also announced to build a memorial on the legend Rajput queen."The film included distorted historical facts".

People Indonesian Parliament Speaker Detained in Graft Scandal
Author: 0 Indonesian Parliament Speaker Detained in Graft Scandal

The vehicle accident unleashed a wave of incredulity in Indonesia with some seeing it as an outrageous move to stymie the investigation. Images swept across social media Thursday night showing a black SUV with a dented grill resting against a power pole, and Novanto apparently unconscious in a hospital bed with a bandage on his head.

People Manushi Chhillar Isn't Upset Over Shashi Tharoor's Pun. Read Her Tweet
Author: 0 Manushi Chhillar Isn't Upset Over Shashi Tharoor's Pun. Read Her Tweet

Chhillar defeated 108 women across the world to become the sixth Indian woman to bring home the Miss World title. The NCW also asked Tharoor to properly apologise to Manushi Chhillar for his remark. Meanwhile, the National Commission for Women (NCW) has chose to summon the politician over his "derogatory" remark. "She got fame and name to the country by winning Miss World crown", the commission said on Twitter.

People Weather Now: Sunny, Warmer, But Breezy Monday
Author: 0 Weather Now: Sunny, Warmer, But Breezy Monday

Skies will remain clear as temperatures turn cold. We will also have breezy conditions with wind gusts from 25-30 miles per hour mainly out of the northwest. A sunny Friday should also make for a pleasant day for Black Friday shoppers. Lows will be in the upper 30s to low 40s. Sunday afternoon temperatures continue to fall into the 30s, under a persistent northwest wind at 15-25mph, gusts occasionally reach 30+ miles per hour.

People James Bond villain? Steven Mnuchin takes that as a compliment
Author: 0 James Bond villain? Steven Mnuchin takes that as a compliment

A photo of the couple from Wednesday's photoshoot quickly became an internet sensation. The photos are especially striking, Linton's glamorous outfit, an all-black ensemble complete with black leather gloves going past her elbows and up into her sleeves, inspiring a number of comparisons to everyone from Cruella de Vil to Kylo Ren.

People Mugabe working on resignation speech?
Author: 0 Mugabe working on resignation speech?

Mugabe said the Army's operation did not "challenge my authority as head of state, not even as commander in chief". Grace Mugabe was expelled from the ZANU-PF ranks. The call came as Zimbabwean military leaders said Mugabe would be deposed if he did not heed an ultimatum to resign on Saturday. Mugabe faced the threat of impeachment by his own Zanu-PF party if he did not resign by noon on Monday.

People Beware of Muslim men: Hindu women told at Rajasthan fair
Author: 0 Beware of Muslim men: Hindu women told at Rajasthan fair

The education department recommended that the fair should be attended by students of government and private schools. The three-day exhibition program organized by Hindu Spirituality and Service Foundation (HSSF) in Jaipur is fuming "controversy" in all over the nation.

People Congress Leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi, Who Was Hospitalised Since 2008, Dies
Author: 0 Congress Leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi, Who Was Hospitalised Since 2008, Dies

Mr Dasmunsi was temporarily moved to Dusseldorf in Germany in 2009 where he underwent a stem cell therapy in an attempt to reverse some of the loss of brain functions caused by the stroke. He was the I&B minister during Manmohan Singh-led United Progressive Alliance government. During his term, he had banned western TV networks for programmes showing "obscene" content, the report added.

People Confirmed: Fernando Alonso Tested with Toyota LMP1 in Bahrain
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On Saturday, Toyota Gazoo Racing announced the Spaniard would be part of their line-up in Bahrain, having visited the team's facility in Germany earlier this month for a seat fitting and simulator session. Along with the Monaco Grand Prix and Indianapolis 500, Le Mans completes the triple crown of motorsport and only Graham Hill has tasted victory in all three events.

People Senator Sherrod Brown Out Here Pissing Off Republicans by Stating the Obvious
Author: 0 Senator Sherrod Brown Out Here Pissing Off Republicans by Stating the Obvious

Earlier in the day, the House passed its version of a tax bill in a 227-205 vote. Brown shot back at Hatch , saying he was sick of seeing the wealthiest get "richer and richer". "Listen, I've honored you by allowing you to spout off here". "That's all I'm saying". Brown was referring to the $4,000 dollar lie the White House and Congressional Republicans are using against Democrats who argue the bill is bad for middle class families.

People Govt making efforts to end Faizabad protest through talks: Ahsan Iqbal
Author: 0 Govt making efforts to end Faizabad protest through talks: Ahsan Iqbal

Earlier the IHC summoned the interior minister and the secretary interior, and sought their reply over non-implementation of Court's orders. I am hopeful that we will resolve the issue in 24-48 hours, ' he added. Meanwhile, the protesters continue to block the Faizabad Interchange, which connects Rawalpindi and Islamabad , multiplying hardships of the residents of twin-cities.