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People Gujarat's new BJP government to take oath on December 26
Author: 0 Gujarat's new BJP government to take oath on December 26

With seven ministers of the previous Rupani government losing at the hustings and 27 sitting legislators being unable to make it to the Assembly this time, the new government may see several fresh faces. The sloganeering from Thakur supporters came in the wake of reports that Dhumal, who had lost the elections, was again being considered for the Chief Minister's post.

People Israel rejects as preposterous vote against Jerusalem at UN General Assembly
Author: 0 Israel rejects as preposterous vote against Jerusalem at UN General Assembly

The bill also rejects the establishment of diplomatic missions in the Holy City. Immediately after the vote the Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas , described the result as a "victory for Palestine". Officials here attributed the US's intransigence coupled with unparalleled threatening communications to countries to a ploy to scale down its commitments to the United Nations and its various programmes particularly the peace-keeping efforts.

People Russia's Navalny calls for election boycott as officials ban him from running
Author: 0 Russia's Navalny calls for election boycott as officials ban him from running

But Mr Navalny now needs to be officially registered as a candidate by Russia's central election commission, which has previously said he is ineligible due to a suspended prison sentence that he says was politically motivated. "Without Navalny there can be no elections". Mr Putin, who refuses to mention Mr Navalny by name, still retains a massive approval rating and is nearly certain to ease to victory in the election.

People Trump busy on Christmas Eve, calling troops, talking of Santa
Author: 0 Trump busy on Christmas Eve, calling troops, talking of Santa

The president returned to Mar-a-Lago midafternoon and touted on Twitter the tax overhaul bill he signed into law Friday shortly before leaving Washington for the holidays. Journalists could only hear the president's side of the conversations. Trump, who made his name and fortune building things, said: "That's what I always liked, too".

People White Christmas unlikely for mid
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Snowfall across the nation's midsection is expected to make travel more hard, but it won't cripple movement on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day , forecasters say. Mitchell said. A band of snow has been moving eastward along the Interstate 80/Interstate 70 corridor and has targeted Chicago as it heads northeast, according to AccuWeather, The World-Herald's weather consultant.

People U.S. plans to supply weapons to Kiev undermine Minsk agreements - Foreign Ministry
Author: 0 U.S. plans to supply weapons to Kiev undermine Minsk agreements - Foreign Ministry

Russia's deputy foreign minister, Grigory Karasin, told Russian state media that the U.S. decision "raises the danger of derailing the process of peaceful settlement in Ukraine". He also said the USA can no longer cast itself as a mediator. An ABC news report before the announcement said the USA planned to supply Ukraine with anti-tank missiles, including possibly the advanced Javelin system, quoting four State Department officials.

People UN Approves New Sanctions on North Korean Trade
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The US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said, "Today, we cut deeper". It was the first official reaction from Pyongyang, a day after the UN Security Council unanimously passed new, US-drafted sanctions that will restrict oil supplies vital for the impoverished state.

People AC local train services starting today
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The last trail run conducted on Sunday had these officials and authorities. From January 1, it will run from Churchgate to Virar having 12 services per day. A Mumbai Urban Transport Plan (MUTP) surcharge and Goods and Services Tax (GST) would be levied separately on total fare . "The total average number of suburban services on WR's suburban section will remain 1355, even after introduction of AC local train", Bhakar said.

Author: 0 At Least Four dead As Bus Drives Into Moscow Underpass

According to the mayor of Moscow , who has arrived at the scene of the crash, two people are in critical condition as a result of the accident. The previous death toll stood at four casualties which has been confirmed by the road patrol service.

People House Fire Leaves Family Homeless For Christmas
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Sunday. Investigators say flames came through the roof of the 20 unit building and part of the roof on one end of the building collapsed. The three eventually got out, but one had to be taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation. The shelter will be opening at First Baptist Church on East Main Street in Spartanburg. Hilger said that the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

People Turkey Sacks More Than 2700 In Continuing Purge
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The new decrees also order to shut down 17 institutions, including seven associations, two local newspapers and a hospital. Under emergency rule introduced previous year following the botched military coup, more than 50,000 people have been arrested and 150,000 others have lost their jobs over suspicion of links to USA -based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen.

People United States secures $285M cut in annual UN budget
Author: 0 United States secures $285M cut in annual UN budget

The United States is by far the largest contributor to the UN budget, providing for 22 percent of the core budget. But, Haley said, "we'll be honest with you". Out of the 193-member General Assembly, 128 countries voted in favor of declaring Trump's recognition of the city as the Jewish state's capital "null and void".

People True Lies? US Envoy Hoekstra Denies Citing 'No-Go Zones' in Holland
Author: 0 True Lies? US Envoy Hoekstra Denies Citing 'No-Go Zones' in Holland

In the video, Hoekstra clearly argues Muslims have brought "chaos" to the Netherlands , and that bureaucrats and vehicles are being set ablaze, and says: "Yes, there are no-go zones in the Netherlands". It prompted the CAIR Group to say that anyone "who lies so shamelessly, can only harm our nation's image, calling for Hoekstra to be replaced. I don't think I did".

People Medical pardon for Peru ex-president Fujimori
Author: 0 Medical pardon for Peru ex-president Fujimori

Kuczynski last week faced a move by the opposition in Peru's Congress to force him from office for graft, but he avoided being deposed due to the votes in absentia of lawmaker Kenji Fujimori - Fujimori's son - and nine other legislators with the Popular Force, which was considered to be the start of an alliance in favour of a pardon.

People FA takes no action over Manchester derby tunnel row
Author: 0 FA takes no action over Manchester derby tunnel row

However, despite his suggestion a number of United stars were not up for the match, Mourinho added, per Adam Higgins for the club's official website: "I don't want to blame the players at all because I think they were professional-it wasn't a case of "we don't care about the game" or "we don't have responsibility" or 'we don't have pride'".

Author: 0 Seahawks' Thomas tells Cowboys to 'come get me'

Lewis expanded on his tweet in the locker room. It must be noted that Earl Thomas becomes a free agent after next season, and grew up in Texas as a Cowboys fan and played at the University of Texas. Thomas had a spat with teammate Bobby Wagner following a 42-7 loss to the Rams. "I've always been a Cowboys fan growing up", Thomas told reporters following Sunday's game.

People IS claims blast at Afghan intelligence agency in Kabul
Author: 0 IS claims blast at Afghan intelligence agency in Kabul

The victims included women who were in a vehicle passing near the attack site. On Dec. 18, three Islamic State (IS) fighters were killed and two Afghan Special Force members wounded after the attackers seized a building and fired with guns and rocket propelled grenades onto a nearby NDS training facility in western Kabul .

People Trump begins Christmas vacation at Mar-a-Lago with golf, tweets
Author: 0 Trump begins Christmas vacation at Mar-a-Lago with golf, tweets

Still, Trump has convinced himself and millions of others of the myth that Christmas was under attack by the Obama administration all while pushing another myth, the one that said Obama wasn't born in America . Trump ate Christmas Eve dinner with his family before attending worship services with the first lady at the Episcopal church in Palm Beach where they were married in 2005.

People Anti-talaq bill: Don't table without consultation, says AIMPLB
Author: 0 Anti-talaq bill: Don't table without consultation, says AIMPLB

Apart from this, it is also an attempt to interfere with the Muslim personal law. Asma Zehra, the lone woman member of the executive of the AIMPLB said the proposed Legislation will only add to the woes of the muslims as the husband will be sent to jail for giving divorce to his wife who would suffer deprivation and financial hardship.

People Tunisia bans Emirates flights after women denied entry
Author: 0 Tunisia bans Emirates flights after women denied entry

The announcement came two days after Tunisian government officials said the UAE had banned Tunisian woman from flying to or transiting through its territory. "So the daughter and the mum stay in Tunisia but the husband and son can travel". The ban was lifted late Friday. Imed Daimi, the leader of the Harak Tounes al-Irada party, struck a harsher tone.