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People Search for missing MH370 flight set to resume
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Ocean Infinity Chief Executive Oliver Plunkett said the search vessel Seabed Constuctor, which left the South African port of Durban last week, is expected to reach the southern Indian Ocean by January 17 to begin the hunt. Ocean Infinity's vessel carries eight autonomous underwater vehicles that will scour the seabed with scanning equipment for information to be sent back for analysis.

People Tanker, freighter collide, leaving 22 missing near China
Author: 0 Tanker, freighter collide, leaving 22 missing near China

The missing - 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshi citizens - are all crew members from the Panama-registered tanker SANCHI , the ministry said. The official said the tanker was owned by the National Iranian Tanker Co. The Sanchi was carrying 136,000 tonnes of light crude oil when it collided with a cargo ship on Saturday and erupted into flames 160 nautical miles east of Shanghai.

People No. 8 Texas Tech quite familiar with No. 9 Oklahoma's standout
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Young also had nine assists and four steals for Oklahoma (13-2, 3-1 Big 12), which won its 11th straight at home. Doolittle tallied four points, three rebounds, an assist and a steal and had a plus-16 net rating for the game. After struggling to find their groove offensively in the first half, the Sooners were able to get back on track to start the second half. It marked the first time Texas Tech trailed in Big 12 play, but did not deter the Red Raiders from continuing to plug away.

People Furore over Shia board chief's madrasa remark
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He added that a large number of madrasas are funded through charity coming from different parts of India, Bangladesh and Pakistan. "Have you ever thought why madrasas do not produce IAS officers, engineers and doctors?" Mr Rizvi said Madaras should be affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) to mainstream the education of Muslim children.

People Willie Nelson Forced to Cancel Shows For Health Issues
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The On The Road Again singer, 84, is dealing with 'a bad cold or the flu , ' and will head back to the Lone Star State to rest up, his rep told the newspaper. He is next scheduled to perform in Macon with Los Lonely Boys on February 7, the start of a 10-day, eight-show tour. He was hospitalized briefly after that incident.

People Peak hour chaos as Sydney train meltdown enters second day
Author: 0 Peak hour chaos as Sydney train meltdown enters second day

Videos of packed stations and platforms at Wynyard, Town Hall, Central and others flooded social media last night, with commuters complaining the system was "unapologetically useless" and "the worst in the world". "Yes, we had delays over the last two days, we are working through those". The Rail, Tram and Bus Union says the new timetable, introduced at the end of November, is responsible for the delays.

People Trump aide say critical book is 'pile of trash'
Author: 0 Trump aide say critical book is 'pile of trash'

Miller was politely asked to leave the set multiple times-after refusing to leave, he was escorted out by security ", the source said. The Hill and CBS News later confirmed that Miller was escorted off the CNN set. "Watch the hatred and unfairness of this CNN flunky!" he added. President Donald Trump's chief policy adviser is blasting an unflattering new book that has raised new questions about his boss's fitness for office.

People Donald Trump says he would 'beat Oprah' in presidency battle
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Trump appeared on Winfrey's long-running talk show in 1988 and again with his family in 2011, during her final season. Actor Natasha Rothwell also weighed in, reminding Ivanka of the accusations against her dad, as did author Michael Wolff, who said , "Who does she think her father is?" And while Winfrey's partner, Stedman Graham , was initially quoted as saying that she "absolutely" would run, he has since said his remarks were taken out of context and that he only meant to convey that ...

People Australia has a near-record warm year
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Losses from Hurricane Harvey exceeded $125 billion, which ranked second only to Hurricane Katrina, the costliest storm in the 38-year period of record. He added that seven of Australia's ten hottest years had been in the past 13 years - 2005 and 2013 were the only years hotter than 2017 Furthermore, the only year in recent times that was cooler than normal was 2011.

People Figure Skater From Arcadia Will Compete At 2018 Winter Olympics
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Tennell opened her free skate with a triple Lutz-triple toe loop combination, and added five more triple jumps on the way to her coronation. Despite the error, Tennell remained calm, as she has been all week long. "I teared up a little bit", she said of her reaction to learning she had made the Pyeongchang team. "Whatever is left is left for other people to decide my fate".

People Iran bans English from being taught in primary schools
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The head of Iran's High Education Council has announced that English classes will be banned from elementary schools across the country, Reuters reported on Sunday, citing Iranian state television. While some are blaming English-language instruction for the recent protests, others attribute the protests to social media and the internet, however.

People Engineer Behind Google Memo Sues Over Discrimination Against White Male Conservatives
Author: 0 Engineer Behind Google Memo Sues Over Discrimination Against White Male Conservatives

He claims Google is discriminatory toward conservative white men, "mistreating" those with "views deviating from the majority view at Google". Filed today in California, the lawsuit against Google, LLC claims , "Google employs illegal hiring quotas to fill its desired percentages of women and favored minority candidates, and openly shames managers of business units who fail to meet their quotas - in the process, openly denigrating male and Caucasian employees as less favored than others".

People ASUS Republic of Gamers unveils latest gaming lineup at CES 2018
Author: 0 ASUS Republic of Gamers unveils latest gaming lineup at CES 2018

To celebrate the partnership, the laptop comes bundled with co-branded accessories include a mousepad, team posters and even a team jersey. Bezel-free Kit is an accessory that enables gamers with multiple-monitor setups to visually eliminate the gaps where their displays connect, creating the appearance of one extra-large, wraparound monitor for a totally immersive gaming experience.

People Israel To Approve More Than 1200 New West Bank Housing Units
Author: 0 Israel To Approve More Than 1200 New West Bank Housing Units

The settlements are considered illegal by the global community and are a sticking point in efforts to reignite Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. The victim was rushed to the Meir Hospital in central Israel with multiple shots in his upper body, and a hospital spokesperson said he succumbed to his wounds less than two hours later.

People Commuters stranded across TN as bus strike enters 5th day
Author: 0 Commuters stranded across TN as bus strike enters 5th day

The announcement regarding the salary hike was made by Chief Minister Palaniswami past year in July and Palaniswami today tabled the bill regarding the same in the Assembly. If the bill is passed it will come into effect from Thursday even as the state reels under a crippling strike for a week by transport workers for better wages.

People Zehri out amid political crisis
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As a heated session is expected to be held, the Balochistan Assembly speaker has imposed a ban on the live coverage of assembly's proceedings and use of mobile phones. Zehri had made a decision to face the no-confidence motion but Abbasi, who returned from the provincial capital on Tuesday after an overnight stay, did not sound optimistic about Zehri's future as provincial head of government.

Author: 0 Team GB targeting best ever Winter Olympic Games at PyeongChang 2018

North Korea said during rare inter-Korean talks on Tuesday it will send a delegation of high-ranking officials, athletes and a cheering squad to the Pyeongchang Olympics. "Everything feels slightly new as we have not had talks in a while", he said. In this Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, file photo, Ryom Tae Ok and Kim Ju Sik of North Korea compete during the pairs free program at the Figure Skating-ISU Challenger Series in Oberstdorf, Germany.

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Author: 0 Wichita "swatting" suspect accused in similar incident

She exited, spoke to police and they confirmed there was no incident at the location. The caller allegedly led officers to believe the incident occurred in the 2300 block of 17b Street S.W. It's alleged Barriss dispatched them to that man's address in another alleged swatting call. Police in Wichita, Kan., charged Barriss with making a false alarm after someone called 911 with a similar shooting-and-kidnapping report at the home of Andrew Finch.

People Cooperate with Pakistan don't criticise it, Dastagir urges world powers
Author: 0 Cooperate with Pakistan don't criticise it, Dastagir urges world powers

Qais Wakeli, a lawmaker from Bamyan province, termed Gilani's remarks against the national interest and said: "It is unfortunate that a Jihadi leader became Pakistan's spokesman". "For the past four years, we have been clearing the debris..." The decision to withhold hundreds of millions from the U.S.'s "coalition support funds" sparked backlash in Pakistan, with some calling for retaliatory measures that could interfere with USA efforts in neighboring Afghanistan.