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Google Doodle celebrates India's first female lawyer Cornelia Sorabjee's 151st birth anniversary

Google Doodle celebrates India's first female lawyer Cornelia Sorabjee's 151st birth anniversary When that didn't happen, Sorabji, refusing to give up, wrote to the National Indian Association requesting for funds to study further. Despite several resistance from the boys who prevented her to attend lectures, Cornelia stood against all odds and successfully completed her BA in 1886. [Full Article...]

Operation Christmas Child Of Northwest MI Bringing Smiles Overseas

Operation Christmas Child Of Northwest MI Bringing Smiles Overseas Sunday or from 10 a.m.to noon on Monday. "In Uganda, the schools are built by the government, so they have nice buildings, but if the children don't have supplies, they can't go to school", Palmer said. Some choose to wrap the boxes, but it's not required. Bailey Baptist Church, 6646 Deans St., will take drop-offs from 16, 2-4 p.m. Nov. 15 and 17, 4-6 p.m. [Full Article...]

Sierra Nevada Winter Storm Warning Issued

Sierra Nevada Winter Storm Warning Issued This Pacific storm will tap into subtropical moisture and bring periods of moderate to heavy snow above 6,000 feet along with strong gusty winds. According to The Weather Network, the Corner Brook area is forecast to get between one to three millimetres of rain and about one centimetre of snow Friday and between two to four millimetres of rain and less than one centimetre of snow Saturday . [Full Article...]

Joe Biden would beat Trump if the 2020 election were held today

Joe Biden would beat Trump if the 2020 election were held today That 11-point margin was less than the 14 points voters gave a generic Democrat over Trump in a previous poll , according to Politico's Morning Consult . I'm not closing the door . "I don't know what's going to happen two years from now". "This administration is calling into question what the word of the United States means anymore", Biden said at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs earli... [Full Article...]

Boris vows to free woman jailed in Iran

Boris vows to free woman jailed in Iran Foreign minister Boris Johnson says Britain would appeal to Iran on humanitarian grounds to free a jailed aid worker but expressed reservations that granting her diplomatic protection would help secure her release, her husband says. Ms Grove said Nazanin's husband is due to attend, adding: "But let's hope Richard doesn't make Belsize and that Boris, or our new foreign minister, whisks him off ... [Full Article...]

NC a finalist for $1.6 billion Toyota-Mazda plant, report says

NC a finalist for $1.6 billion Toyota-Mazda plant, report says The other state is Alabama. Randolph County is in the process of expanding its site by rezoning 370 acres to add to the 1,500 acres that comprise the site. The factory will create about 4,000 jobs. Mazda , which imports all the models it sells in the US, plans to produce crossovers alongside Toyota Corolla compact cars at the new plant. [Full Article...]

Parliament begins process to legislate for same-sex marriage

Parliament begins process to legislate for same-sex marriage The bill was introduced just hours after the results of Australia's same sex marriage postal survey were announced on Wednesday morning. A private member's bill has this afternoon been introduced into the Senate amid emotional scenes. [Full Article...]

New shock candidate emerges as a frontrunner for the Sunderland job

New shock candidate emerges as a frontrunner for the Sunderland job O'Neill's stock is now at an all-time high and he is reportedly the favoured candidate to take over from Gordon Strachan with Scotland . However, he is reportedly considered a prime candidate to replace Gordon Strachan by some members of the Scottish FA board, while O'Neill also has supporters in the United States of America, who are yet to name Bruce Arena's successor. [Full Article...]

Freedom House considers Armenia among countries with partly free internet

Freedom House considers Armenia among countries with partly free internet It focuses on developments that occurred between June 2016 and May 2017, although some more recent events are included as well. It said that paid commentators, trolls, bots, false news sites, and propaganda outlets were among the techniques used by government leaders to increase their influence. [Full Article...]

Korean soldier drove auto before defecting to S. Korea: UNC

Korean soldier drove auto before defecting to S. Korea: UNC The defector was rescued by South Koreans, who are treating him in a hospital . He received gunshot wounds to the shoulder and elbow from North Korean forces while defecting. Military officials from the two sides have used Panmunjom frequently in the past for talks. The DMZ, created at the end of the 1950-53 Korean War, serves as a de facto border between the Koreas. [Full Article...]

Tory rebels vow to resist 'blood-curdling threats' over Brexit bill

Tory rebels vow to resist 'blood-curdling threats' over Brexit bill But critics warn the European Union withdrawal bill - also known as the repeal bill - represents a power-grab by ministers, while others see the legislation as a chance to shape the prime minister's Brexit policy. The Telegraph claimed at least 15 Tory MPs are ready to side with Labour and fight against the date of Brexit being enshrined in law. The EU (Withdrawal) Bill is a key part of the g... [Full Article...]

Even Sean Hannity has had it with Roy Moore

Even Sean Hannity has had it with Roy Moore Moore has been accused having an inappropriate relationship with a 14-year-old girl 40 years ago. "You must remove any doubt", Hannity said . Hannity's shift comes as Keurig and Realtor.com revoke major ad deals for Hannity's primetime show after a deluge of complaints Saturday from Twitter users slamming the conservative radio host's lenient coverage. [Full Article...]

Moscow promises tit-for-tat response to pressure on Russian media

Moscow promises tit-for-tat response to pressure on Russian media The law could require designated media outlets to disclose where they get their funding and how they spend it, though the bill does not specify on what basis foreign media would be compelled to register. The bill serves as an amendment to the 2012 law that forced NGOs to adopt a "foreign agent" label if they receive funding from overseas. Under the 2012 law, foreign agents have to apply for in... [Full Article...]

25 injured in Singapore MRT train accident

25 injured in Singapore MRT train accident Earlier, the Singapore Civil Defence Force said in a Twitter post that it had been alerted to an incident at the station at 8:33 a.m. Stomp contributor Azli was one of the passengers in the train which came into contact with the rear end of the stationary train. [Full Article...]

Four dead, ten injured in California school shooting

Four dead, ten injured in California school shooting Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston stated that the shooter was "randomly picking targets". In addition to the four people killed in the shooting, several people were injured, including children. Five others, including three children, were being treated at Enloe Medical Center in Chico, about 100km southeast of the shootings, hospital spokeswoman Nicole Johansson said. [Full Article...]

Family funeral for a third of Texas church shooting victims

Family funeral for a third of Texas church shooting victims The tweet was almost the same as the message he posted about the Sutherland Springs shooting last week. Even TV presenter Piers Morgan, a friend of the U.S. 26 people were killed after a man started shooting on November 5th at a Sunday service. Matt McDermott tweeted, "The President of the United States is tweeting at midnight about the wrong mass shooting and it's like the 500th most insane... [Full Article...]

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' sells a million copies in four days

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' sells a million copies in four days Of course, there are still three days left in this sales week, so it seems possible, if not likely, that Reputation surpasses that 1.16 million figure. One clever fan even wrapped a stuffed snake around her neck as she posed with her copy of Reputation , a winking reference to the insult Swift has reappropriated as her own symbol. [Full Article...]

NAB references: Nawaz, Maryam granted exemption from appearance

NAB references: Nawaz, Maryam granted exemption from appearance In her application, Maryam said that she will attend the hearing whenever the court will summon her. Four witnesses have been summoned for the next hearing. Earlier, court reserved judgment on former prime minister plea seeking clubbing of all the three corruption references against him, after hearing arguments from both defence and prosecution counsels. [Full Article...]

Magnitude Earthquake Strikes South Korean Coastline

Magnitude Earthquake Strikes South Korean Coastline The tremors were felt all the way in the South Korean capital Seoul some 170 miles away. South Korea's top steel maker POSCO, based in Pohang, said it experienced no damage from the quake so far. According to TV footage, some buildings were externally damaged and windows were broken. South Korea has relatively little seismic activity, unlike neighboring Japan. [Full Article...]

Tatmadaw exonerates itself of alleged atrocities, rights groups scoff

Tatmadaw exonerates itself of alleged atrocities, rights groups scoff Aye Lwin, a member of the government-appointed Advisory Commission on Rakhine State led by former United Nations chief Kofi Annan noted that State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi has been working on implementing the commission's recommendations and repatriating refugees living in displacement camps in Bangladesh. [Full Article...]


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