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People India launches Cartosat 2 Series satellite, 29 others
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During the last PSLV launch we had problems, today what has happened proves that the problem was properly addressed and rectified. On Friday, the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle or PSLV-C40, launched successfully from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh altogether carried 31 satellites, some of which belonged to Canada, Finland, France, Korea, the United Kingdom and the USA - which have used India's space infrastructure and expertise to power their space dreams.

People Crown jewels hidden from Nazis in a biscuit tin
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One of the scenes shows the Queen describing the crown , which weighs nearly 22 pounds as "very unwieldy", to which Bruce adds: "It's hard to always remember that diamonds are stones and so they're very heavy". "There are some disadvantages to crowns but otherwise they are quite important things". In a rare on-air interview , the queen recounts her 1953 coronation with remarkable candor.

People Protesters gather outside college football title game
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But their announced actions were scheduled for later in the day, closer to the time of the president's arrival. The organization posted to its Facebook page on Sunday evening, asking fans to wave white towels during the game, which Trump plans to attend.

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Author: 0 "Severely overcrowded": 38 on trolleys in Mullingar Hospital

Other hospitals with bad overcrowding included St Luke's Hospital in Kilkenny, where 46 people were left waiting on trolleys. "High levels of burnout have been reported amongst nurses working in overcrowded environments", she said. He said the crisis is due to the fact that acute hospital in-patient bed numbers were cut by 1,400 in the past decade when they should, at a minimum, have been increased in tandem with the country's growing and ageing population trends.

People Condos jump in value: BC Assessment
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The Lululemon founder's waterfront property is assessed at $78.8 million this year. Other large increases were seen in Maillardville townhouses (up 22% to $581,000), North Vancouver's Central Lonsdale condos (up 21% to $484,000), Garibaldi estate condos in Squamish (up 20% to $596,000) and Metrotown-area condos in Burnaby (up 20% to $728,000).

People Ambassadors in Islamabad briefed on anti-terrorism efforts, challenges
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The Foreign Office on Thursday said operation between Pakistan and the United States was imperative for the regional peace and specifically for stability in Afghanistan . They were also briefed about the terrorist threat emanating from the safe havens and sanctuaries in Afghanistan, which is resulting in loss of human lives and damage to infrastructure in Pakistan.

People Army soldiers fall from chopper as slithering exercise goes wrong
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All the injured personnel are recovering in hospital, Army said. In a freakish incident on Jan 9, three jawans of the Indian Army got injured during a practice drill ahead of the Army Day on Jan 15. The Army came out with responses only after a video of the shocking incident surfaced in the social media on Wednesday night. "An investigation is in progress", said an Army officer.

People 5-Star Brian Bowen Transferring To South Carolina
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Martin says the next step is for Bowen to apply for reinstatement by the NCAA so that his career can begin at some point. Bowen has been admitted into the university and will seek reinstatement from the NCAA, according to the report. Kentucky plays at USC on January 16, but the Gamecocks do not make a return trip to Lexington this season. "I'm elated that SC and Coach Martin have given Brian the opportunity to play college basketball and fulfill his dream at the collegiate level", Bowen's ...

People Canada's WTO broadside: What's the strategy ?
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Canada's complaint coincides with separate trilateral negotiations to revise NAFTA, which created an open trading system between the United States, Canada and Mexico. The 32-page complaint challenges Washington's use of anti-dumping and countervailing duties, arguing it goes against WTO rules. "This sends a signal to the Trump administration that if NAFTA is going to end, and we are going to be treated no better than other countries in the world, then this is the kind of treatment you can ...

People Firefighting efforts resume on burning tanker off China
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The two other crew members are from Bangladesh. Cleanup and rescue ships have faced toxic fumes, rain and windy conditions as they scrambled to find survivors and avoid a massive oil slick since Saturday's incident. The body recovered had yet to be identified but was wearing a protective suit created to withstand cold seawater. The blaze, started by a collision with a freight ship, was raging for a fourth day on Wednesday.

People US Reaffirms Commitment to Secure India's NSG Membership
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He also said "America First and Make in India " were "not incompatible" and that both can "create jobs" in both countries. Juster acknowledged that the USA and India initially had "strained" exchanges on topics related to the transfer of sensitive U.S.

People UN Security Council split on Iranian demonstrations
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America's antagonists on the Security Council had harsh words for why the session was even called, arguing the issue is not one of global security, but rather domestic politics. Alma Konurbayeva, a spokeswoman for current council president Kazakhstan, confirmed that Friday afternoon's meeting is about Iran . "If we are not careful, we will end up surreptitiously rebuilding an "axis of evil", Mr Macron added, referring to a comment by former United States president George W.

People Monarch discusses weight of the crown in documentary
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Now a BBC One programme about the crown jewels and the Queen's coronation will reveal how the historic artefacts were hidden in a deep hole following orders from King George VI. Royal crowns may be heavy to wear, but the feeling of importance and duty they carry clearly outweighs their heft. The Queen , who spent her war years at Windsor Castle for safety, was aware of the general story but did not know the details until told by royal commentator Alastair Bruce.

People PA Lottery Powerball Ticket Worth $250000 Sold in Luzerne County
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Since the Oregon Lottery began selling tickets on April 25, 1985, it has earned more than $11 billion for economic development, public education, state parks and watershed enhancements. Wallace Zernicke of Wisconsin Rapids purchased a winning ticket that matched four out of five numbers, plus the Powerball , the lottery said Monday.

People Tamil Nadu transport workers struggle as MLAs get pay hike
Author: 0 Tamil Nadu transport workers struggle as MLAs get pay hike

Tamil Nadu has over 22,000 buses with a workforce of about 143,000 employees. The striking unions want the factor for wage revision to be fixed at 2.57 times, even as the government is insisting on 2.44 times. As ticket reservation counters remain closed, passengers had to look for other options as a mode of travel; particularly private buses whose fares have increased substantially in the wake of the bus strike.