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Baylosis no longer enjoys immunity from arrest: Palace

Baylosis no longer enjoys immunity from arrest: Palace The Philippine National Police reported Rafael Baylosis was arrested in Aurora Blvd. Human rights advocates and leftist activists are expected to hold protests on Thursday in front of the national police headquarters to condemn the arrest and demand Baylosis' release because he was covered by a state-issued immunity pass. [Full Article...]

DHS expected to extend protections for Syrians

DHS expected to extend protections for Syrians After carefully reviewing conditions in Syria with interagency partners, Secretary Nielsen determined that the ongoing armed conflict and extraordinary conditions that support Syria's designation for TPS continue to exist. The Syrians covered by the protected status, many of whom came to the country as students or visitors and remained after their visas expired, make up only a sliver of the roug... [Full Article...]

Jo'burg residents warned against sending water to drought-stricken Cape Town

Jo'burg residents warned against sending water to drought-stricken Cape Town The city has lowered the water pressure in its mains to help stretch the water supply. "Day Zero", when reservoirs supplying Cape Town are deemed to be critically low and the taps are turned off, is now calculated to be 16 April; previously the date was set at 21 April, and then 12 April. [Full Article...]

All inmates in New York State prisons will get free tablets

All inmates in New York State prisons will get free tablets Annucci made the announcement Tuesday during a state budget hearing. The tablet program will start this summer. The technology doesn't give inmates direct access to the Internet. JPay is expecting to make money off the purchases inmates make on the devices themselves for non-educational materials like eBooks or music. Once an inmate gets a tablet, they will be able to purchase entertainment an... [Full Article...]

Toyota recalls 645000 vehicles; air bags may not inflate

Toyota recalls 645000 vehicles; air bags may not inflate The recalled vehicles were manufactured between May 2015 and March 2016, NHTSA said. The company says Toyota customers can contact Toyota service centres or get in touch by Toyota Freephone at 1800-8-TOYOTA (869682). To check and see if your vehicle needs a new airbag visit https://www.toyota.com/recall type in your VIN which can be found on your dashboard just beyond the windshield. [Full Article...]

'Modicare', World's Largest Health Care Scheme To Cost 11,OOO Crore Per Year

'Modicare', World's Largest Health Care Scheme To Cost 11,OOO Crore Per Year According to Vinod Kumar Paul, Niti Aayog member and architect of the scheme, the 1 per cent additional education and health cess would be sufficient to meet the cost of the scheme. The mega healthcare scheme announced in the Budget will entail an investment of Rs 10,000-Rs 12,000 crore and is likely to be launched on either August 15 or October 2, said official sources. [Full Article...]

Irked with Budget, TDP calls meet to review ties with BJP

Irked with Budget, TDP calls meet to review ties with BJP In the evening, Naidu held a meeting with his cabinet colleagues at Amaravati and reportedly sought their opinion on continuing in the alliance with the BJP. Srinivas stated in a press release that the Budget was disappointing to trade and industry at large, but encouraging to agriculture, food processing, infrastructure, rural development, and health and education. [Full Article...]

'Hallmarks of a Genocide': AP Claims to Discover Five Rohingya Mass Graves

'Hallmarks of a Genocide': AP Claims to Discover Five Rohingya Mass Graves He claims they looted the huts, then set them ablaze and opened fire on the fleeing villagers. However, "we are seeing signs and it is building up to that [a genocide]", she added. The Amnesty International believes the discovery of five mass graves is "the tip of an iceberg". More than 770,000 refugees have fled into Bangladesh following the bloody crackdown on Rohingya after attacks by Rohingy... [Full Article...]

Twin acquitted of murder in Maui cliff plunge

Twin acquitted of murder in Maui cliff plunge Anastasia died at the scene, while Alexandria sustained minor injuries. One witness claims to have seen the twins "screaming and arguing with each other" and said that the "passenger was pulling at the driver's hair and the steering wheel" before the crash. [Full Article...]

Last-minute appeals filed to stop John Battaglia's execution

Last-minute appeals filed to stop John Battaglia's execution Battaglia forced Faith to confront her mother in the call, moments before he took her life. "Go ahead please", he said, according to the Houston Chronicle . On the day of the murders, Battaglia - a former Marine - had learned there was a warrant out for his arrest after he had violated his probation, which he was serving after being convicted of assaulting his estranged wife. [Full Article...]

Winter Weather Advisory for parts on Western New York

Winter Weather Advisory for parts on Western New York The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for several counties - Avery, Madison, Yancey, Mitchell, Swain, Haywood and Graham - from 7 p.m. Strong winds will continue as well, perhaps gusting as high as 50 miles per hour creating blowing snow and reduced visibility. Southwest wind 13 to 15 miles per hour. [Full Article...]

Manufacturing sector growth slows in January

Manufacturing sector growth slows in January Manufacturing PMI Report Production level, new orders, supplier delivery time, employment level and inventories growing at a slower rate in January 2018. Rising costs led companies to raise their selling prices sharply and at the quickest rate on record. According to Central Bank of Nigeria, the index, however, grew at a slower rate, when compared to that in the previous month. [Full Article...]

Dennis Edwards, lead singer of Motown's Temptations, dies at 74

Dennis Edwards, lead singer of Motown's Temptations, dies at 74 Edwards joined The Temptations in 1968, around the same time the vocal group began incorporating psychedelic soul and funk into their sound. Edwards was born in Alabama, but grew up in Detroit after his family moved to the area when he was a young child. [Full Article...]

Anicira holds local Puppy Bowl before Super Bowl Sunday festivities

Anicira holds local Puppy Bowl before Super Bowl Sunday festivities Dan Schachner returns to the field for his 7th year as the Puppy Bowl referee. This year, Animal Planet is featuring pups rescued from areas that were devastated by natural disasters last year in Houston, Puerto Rico, Florida, and Mexico. [Full Article...]

DHS extends protections for about 7000 Syrians

DHS extends protections for about 7000 Syrians The TPS status is extended for 18 months and affects 7,000 Syrians in the USA who benefit from that designation. To be eligible, Syrians must have lived in the United States continuously since August 1, 2016. The Trump administration has shown a deep skepticism toward the protected status program, announcing its end for immigrants from El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua and Sudan since President ... [Full Article...]

Van on Fire After Ramming Into Shanghai Crowd

Van on Fire After Ramming Into Shanghai Crowd The police said that the incident is under further investigation. Video taken by bystanders captures the vehicle up in flames. A van has ploughed into pedestrians outside a Starbucks cafe in a busy public square in Shanghai, China, after catching fire, the BBC reported . [Full Article...]

Melania Trump's suffragist-white pantsuit said it all

Melania Trump's suffragist-white pantsuit said it all Adult film star Stormy Daniels , in the midst of a publicity tour fueled by allegations of a 2006 sexual relationship with then-businessman Donald Trump , said in a statement Tuesday that no affair occurred. Daniels has claimed this month that the affair never took place. "I honestly haven't read the whole transcript", she told Kimmel . The celebrity news website TMZ also has reporte... [Full Article...]

Darren Osborne sentenced for attack on Muslims in London

Darren Osborne sentenced for attack on Muslims in London Judge Bobbie Cheema-Grubb said Darren Osborne's mind had been "poisoned" by far-right ideas, and he had shown no signs of remorse. "This was a terrorist attack - you meant to kill", the judge told him. The attacker admitted he had initially hoped to target the pro-Palestinian Al Quds march in central London , but his plans were thwarted by road closures. [Full Article...]

VP Pence: 'We Obtained Our Work Minimize Out for Us' in 2018

VP Pence: 'We Obtained Our Work Minimize Out for Us' in 2018 The Vice President's visit came just hours after a train carrying members of congress to the conference collided with a truck just west of Charlottesville. Even Trump's immigration proposal has received a lukewarm reception from Republicans in Congress because it includes a path to citizenship for an estimated 1.8 million people residing in the US illegally. [Full Article...]

North Korean defector featured in State of the Union recounts dramatic escape

North Korean defector featured in State of the Union recounts dramatic escape South Korea is preparing to host hundreds of other North Koreans during the games, including a 230-member cheering group and a 140-strong art troupe that are due to arrive next week. Today, everyone is happy due to the decrease of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, but sooner or later the US and South Korea will understand that they were deceived. [Full Article...]


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