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Abolishing house tax will end inspector raj, says Manish Sisodia

The date for counting of votes has also been extended to 26 April. Kejriwal said his party has delivered on most of the promises, including reducing the electricity charges. The Bhawana MLA said tha...

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Trump, GOP leaders pull health care bill off House floor

The vote was originally scheduled for Thursday, but was postponed when it seemed Ryan wouldn't have enough votes to pass the bill. "He's left everything on the field when it comes to this bill", Whi...

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United Airlines bars girls with leggings, ignites Twitter storm

United Airlines bars girls with leggings, ignites Twitter storm

Guerin clarified that leggings were specifically mentioned in the dress code. The story centers around two girls and United Airlines' decision to kick passengers off of a flight over their attire....

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Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder - 3/26/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder - 3/26/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

In what has already been a historic season for Houston Rockets' point guard James Harden, he has now become the first player in National Basketball Association history to both score 2,000 points and a...

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BT fined GBP 42 mln for breach of wholesale contracts

However, BT's Openreach has found itself in hot water regarding its tardiness in fulfilling Ethernet installations for other telecom companies. The precise amount of these compensation payments will...

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Old Mutual to sell minority stake in OM Asset Management

Old Mutual to sell minority stake in OM Asset Management

We remain focused on executing our growth strategy, which includes working collaboratively with our high quality Affiliates to diversify their businesses and expand their global distribution opportuni...

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Westinghouse's clients gear up for bankruptcy fight

Westinghouse's clients gear up for bankruptcy fight

The ensuing financial maelstrom has already caused Toshiba to put up its prized memory chip unit for sale, consider a sale of a majority stake in Westinghouse and miss deadlines to file earnings that ...

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Williams leads Rockets to easy 137-125 win over Thunder

Williams leads Rockets to easy 137-125 win over Thunder

The MVP favorite, who is averaging a triple-double this season, scored 39 points, dished out 13 assists and grabbed 11 rebounds in the loss - his 35th triple-double of the season - but the Thunder sti...

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Smith lauds execution as Australia eye series triumph

Six balls after tea, Lyon struck, and did so with flight, dip and bounce rather than exaggerated turn or natural variation off the surface. Australia Test cricket Captain Steve Smith (r) met the Dal...

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Oil output cut deal extension being discussed at ministerial meeting in Kuwait

Participating producers had reached 94 percent compliance with the cuts in February, up eight percent from January. Kuwait Oil Minister Essam al-Marzouk, who heads a joint ministerial committee task...

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Health care bill diagnosis: No input from those who care for sick

Health care bill diagnosis: No input from those who care for sick

Two days before the GOP legislation was set for an initial vote in Congress and then delayed due to last-minute wrangling and efforts to gain support, she described the bill as a disgrace, a pro-life...

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Amazon Sales Tax Collection Goes Nationwide April 1st, No Fooling

Amazon Sales Tax Collection Goes Nationwide April 1st, No Fooling

Simply by having a physical presence in certain states mandated that Amazon had to start collecting sales tax , while in other situations the company worked out deals with state governments to arrang...

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De Blasio And Cuomo Stay Quiet About Preet Bharara's Dismissal

De Blasio And Cuomo Stay Quiet About Preet Bharara's Dismissal

He even referenced his investigation into Cuomo's commission on his way out the door. Percoco has pled not guilty. In an appearance Tuesday on CBS This Morning to talk about the snow storm, Cuomo w...

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Crude Oil Futures - Weekly Outlook: March 27 - 31

In early trading on Friday , Brent crude was priced just above US$50 with WTI holding around US$48 a barrel. He, however, stressed that if non-OPEC countries, mainly Russian Federation, are committed...

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See Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder Sing 'Happy Birthday' to Elton John

See Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder Sing 'Happy Birthday' to Elton John

During the interview, he also reflected on his life and how his marriage to David Furnish has "gotten better and better and better", and gushed their "love has grown stronger and stronger" over tim...

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Senate Votes To Undo Privacy Rules that Protect User Data

Senate Votes To Undo Privacy Rules that Protect User Data

Proponents of the privacy measure argued that the company that sells you your internet connection can see even more about you: every website you visit, every app that sends or receives data, everyone ...

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Chesapeake Energy Corporation Posted gains of 1.8% in the Last Trade

Chesapeake Energy Corporation Posted gains of 1.8% in the Last Trade

Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Chesapeake Energy's Q2 2017 earnings at $0.09 EPS, Q3 2017 earnings at $0.14 EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at $0.23 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $0.71 EPS, Q2 2018 earning...

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Risky US House health care vote to test Trump's negotiating skills

Risky US House health care vote to test Trump's negotiating skills

In the White House briefing, Sean Spicer, the press secretary, was saying that they were still working to turn more yes votes and looking toward an afternoon vote. "The risk is you'll make a bad situa...

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Create pathways to health care, not barriers

We must focus on actually improving health care in this country, and I encourage my Republican colleagues to finally step up to the plate and work with us. He tweeted this week, "Important improvement...

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Republicans switch focus to tax after healthcare plans collapse

Republicans switch focus to tax after healthcare plans collapse

Instead, both Trump and Ryan are under fire for lacking political experience, legislative finesse, and ability to carry the party. White House press secretary Sean Spicer had issued a warning to reb...

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United Airlines Refused To Board Female Passengers Because They Wore Leggings

United Airlines Refused To Board Female Passengers Because They Wore Leggings

According to Shannon Watts-the founder of Moms Demand Action , a grassroots organization that promotes finding solutions to America's culture of gun violence-a United gate agent didn't allow three gir...

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What Will Become of the Affordable Care Act?

What Will Become of the Affordable Care Act?

Just 15% of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents approve of the health care law passed by President Barack Obama and Congress; a greater share (32%) says the government has a responsibility...

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Republicans forced to withdraw Obamacare repeal proposal

Republicans forced to withdraw Obamacare repeal proposal

Dr. Dan Doyle, a Fayette County physician, said the GOP bill will raise premiums for lower-income Americans who work full-time. He defeated incumbent Rep. Whatever comes of the developments, they be...

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Lindsey Graham on health care: Republicans and Democrats need to work together

I've said that a year and a half. "If we could get some Democrat vote, we could change the bill". " He's left everything on the field when it comes to this bill", White House press secretary Se...

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Pence puts off trip to continue health care push

Trump and Ryan spoke for an hour on Saturday, according to CNN. It became clear during a day of intense political intrigue Friday that despite fierce arm-twisting by Trump, Ryan and other leaders t...

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Spot Check on Stock With Abnormal Activity Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU)

Spot Check on Stock With Abnormal Activity Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU)

The company's overall consolidated gross margin of 36.7% for the quarter was 11.2 percentage points higher sequentially due to increases in DRAM average selling prices and manufacturing cost reduction...

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PNC Financial Services Group Inc

The forecast of 12 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main acquired a new stak...

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Wave of corruption protests sweeps Russia; Navalny arrested

Wave of corruption protests sweeps Russia; Navalny arrested

Russia's main opposition leader, Alexei Navalny, has been arrested at an anti-corruption protest he organised in the capital, Moscow. "Our issue today is the fight against corruption". The detentions ...

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Millions worldwide to turn off lights for Earth Hour 2017

BRPL and BYPL had also switched off all non-essential lights at their over 400 offices, spread across an area of around 950 sq km, during the appointed hour. People from 7,000 cities in 172 countries ...

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Saturday's roundup: Larson holds off Logano, wins Xfinity race at Fontana

I'll have to admit we got a little bit lucky toward the end of final practice. This was his first Xfinity race win of the year. The No. 22 held the point until Lap 81 when Ross Chastain wrecked after ...

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Ricciardo suffers gearbox drama before Australian GP

Ricciardo suffers gearbox drama before Australian GP

His Dutch team mate Max Verstappen had a better time of it, finishing fifth behind the Ferrari and Mercedes cars. "It's not a weight on my shoulders", Ricciardo said. "I was basically pushing and ...

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Bill defeat wake-up call for Trump

In the days leading up to the humiliating end of the GOP's health care bill, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer referred to President Trump as "the closer". A stunning failure on Friday to fulfil...

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Boom Boom Afridi won't be a part of Peshawar Zalmi

Boom Boom Afridi won't be a part of Peshawar Zalmi

Afridi made this announcement in two tweets, in which he announced his resignation and expressed best wishes for Zalmis. The cricketers stated that he chose to retire as Zalmi player due to personal...

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Win or lose, President Trump (mostly) wins, operatives and analysts say

Win or lose, President Trump (mostly) wins, operatives and analysts say

It is a fairly awkward turn of events for President Trump , who campaigned heavily on that promise. Carbajal, never shy about criticizing the bill, called Friday's non-vote "a victory for the Ameri...

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Wyking Jones promoted to Cal men's basketball head coach

Wyking Jones promoted to Cal men's basketball head coach

Cal promoted assistant Wyking Jones to head coach Friday, staying in-house rather than going outside the program again. He previously served as an assistant at Louisville for four seasons before his h...

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