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People Iceland Remains World's Most Gender-Equal Country
Author: 0 Iceland Remains World's Most Gender-Equal Country

According to WEF , these areas are of concern due to them already carrying the largest gaps and, until this year, had been registering the fastest process. Iceland was ranked number one in the Gender Index, while Norway and Finland were ranked second and third. Since 2006, the organization has tried to figure out whether the world is becoming more or less equal for women.

People Police officer martyred in raid on PKK/KCK in SE Turkey
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One Turkish police officer was killed and nine others were wounded on Friday in a raid to capture a suspected Kurdish militant in the southeastern province of Diyarbakir, the governor's office said. It is designated a terrorist group by Turkey, the United States and European Union. The PKK has been fighting a war with Turkey for over 30 years, seeking independence from the Turkish central government for the Kurdish southeast.

People Easier to do business in India than ever before, says PM
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World Food India 2017 Celebrates the food and beverage industry in India. Earlier on Wednesday, while speaking at a curtain raiser event here, she said, " Khichdi is the wonder staple food of India and is considered the healthiest prepared food in India".

People Final hearing on all Aadhaar cases by Nov end
Author: 0 Final hearing on all Aadhaar cases by Nov end

Telecom users will soon get more options to complete the process of linking their Aadhaar card with the mobile connection. Additionally, both the Centre as well as the SC have said that the deadline will not be extended. However, it is expected that Supreme Court to hear the bunch of petitions that challenging the Aadhaar Validity. Banks and mobile service providers must mention the deadlines - December 31 and February 6 - in SMS's sent to customers on linking their accounts to the ...

People Child Sex Offenders To Be Identified On US Passports
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The ICE Angel Watch Center is charged with determining whether a person is a "covered sex offender", according to the State Department. America's registered child sex offenders will now have to use passports identifying them for their past crimes when traveling overseas.

People Syria's Deir Ezzor Fully Liberated
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Meanwhile, the Syrian army on Thursday it captured a key neighborhood in Deir al-Zour city following battles with IS. "Regime forces and allied fighters... Deir al-Zour, the main city in the province of the same name, has been nearly entirely controlled by Islamic State since 2014. The Syrian army and Kurdish-led forces backed by the USA are now racing to take the rest of the oil-rich eastern province.

People De Blasio: Manhattan Vehicle Collision 'Was An Act Of Terror'
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He says he went out of his way to warn New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio about "terrorist breeding" in the city. Different public officials, Cuomo said, "will handle it differently". "And New Yorkers did not give in in the face of these kinds of actions". Dietl, a former NYPD detective who is running as an independent, echoed Trump's tweet regarding the political correctness of extreme vetting, saying it "cannot be there all the time".

Author: 0 Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez Are Officially 'Back Together'!

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez were basically Justin and Britney for Generation Z. "Her friends want her to be cautious because she has been in such a good place post-surgery". Justin hopes he can prove to them that he has changed. "They have a lot to talk about and are having fun catching up". "[Selena] and Abel have been going back and forth for a few months about their relationship", a source close to the former couple told People magazine.

People Michigan State men's basketball 2017-18 season preview
Author: 0 Michigan State men's basketball 2017-18 season preview

KINNICK CHRONICLES: OSU quarterback J.T. Barrett said he watched MI lose at Iowa last season and Penn State win there on the last play this season. "I think the best thing about this team is we're very aware of what we're capable of", Penn State linebacker Jason Cabinda said. Can we get better in this area? Yes.

People Two men and 12-yr-old boy shot near Chicago Starbucks
Author: 0 Two men and 12-yr-old boy shot near Chicago Starbucks

Their conditions are not known. The boy was transported to another hospital via ambulance where he is in serious but stable condition. Chicago cops said the other person who was injured was an adult male, as well. The shooting is thought to have taken place after a drug deal gone wrong, Chicago police Town Hall District Cmdr. He could've come come out and started shooting the crowd.

People NYC Terror Suspect Ticketed in Nebraska
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Saipov , who used addresses in both Tampa, Florida and most recently Paterson, New Jersey, is out of surgery and in recovery from his injury at a NY hospital. "He said no", Matkarov said. According to court records, he was cited for not having a proper driver log for the truck he was driving. He was arrested by St.

People Russell Crowe: I will house six asylum seekers
Author: 0 Russell Crowe: I will house six asylum seekers

A statement released on October 31st, states that Australian Government will continue to provide accommodation, health and other services to over 600 refugees in Manus. It called on Australia to urgently take responsibility and put a stop to the unfolding crisis. Immigration Minister Peter Dutton is blaming advocates and the Greens for the ongoing Manus Island stand-off.

Author: 0 Smith to retire from Congress

Smith is just the latest in a round of House Republicans who've made a decision to retire in 2017. Lamar Smith's surprise announcement that he'll step down after 30 years in Congress could open the door for state Sen. Smith represents Texas' 21st district, which includes huge tracts of rural Texas, along with small slices of both Austin and San Antonio. Smith also cited his grandchildren, with one newborn and another on the way, as part of his reason for leaving Congress, according to the ...

People Portsmouth MP Penny Mordaunt misses out on Defence Secretary job
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And there were signs of consternation in Conservative ranks, with some backbenchers suggesting that the 41-year-old South Staffordshire MP may have earned his meteoric rise by his staunch loyalty to the prime minister. On the eve, Prime Minister Theresa May called a meeting with the leaders of other British parties to analyze recent accusations of sexual aggression in Parliament and possible measures to address this problem.

People Donald Trump's Asia trip to be dominated by North Korea threat
Author: 0 Donald Trump's Asia trip to be dominated by North Korea threat

Kim Jong Nam died in February after two women rubbed his face with a liquid later identified as VX nerve agent as he passed through the airport in Kuala Lumpur. "That's been of great reassurance to our allies, partners and others in the region who are literally under the gun of this regime". "I think we will come down to a point where - I liken it to a kind of a Cuban Missile Crisis - there's a finite time period where we have to make a decision, whether it's political or military, that ...

People Suu Kyi visits Myanmar's troubled Rakhine state
Author: 0 Suu Kyi visits Myanmar's troubled Rakhine state

Spokesman Zaw Htay told Reuters she was visiting the troubled border district of Maungdaw, where more than 600,000 members of the stateless Rohingya group have crossed into Bangladesh since August 25. But in recent weeks, she has come under global criticism for her handling of the crisis in Rakhine, with some calling for the revocation of her Nobel.

People Two US Bombers Conduct Korean Exercise
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B-1B bombers flew through South Korean airspace and over the country's Pilsung Range on the latest exercise there on Thursday, Air Force spokeswoman Captain Victoria Hight said, offering additional details about the drill. "B-1B bombers have flown over the Korean Peninsula once or twice per month", a military source said. Regional tensions on the Korean Peninsula remain high and Pyongyang may be preparing for another missile test, South Korea's spy agency reportedly said Thursday.