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Connecticut Lawmakers To Vote On Budget, But Details Still Unclear

Malloy has refused to comment on the budget until he sees it on paper. Republican and Democratic legislative leaders in CT say they are expecting their members to vote on a bipartisan budget agreement this week. All of those items had been sought by Democrats , as well as restoring millions in funding for the University of CT and other programs. Lawmakers said they will also discuss the possibility of a Malloy veto and if they have enough votes to override it. Consulte Mais Informação

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Toyota reveals new JPN Taxi

Toyota reveals new JPN Taxi

Toyota Motor rolled out its first new taxi model in 22 years Monday, a hybrid offering built to better accommodate the growing numbers of seniors and foreigners hailing rides. The new model runs on liquefied petroleum gas and electricity, making it twice as fuel efficient as its predecessor. "Tokyo will host the Olympic Games, and the view of Tokyo will change with the change of taxis", Toyota President Akio Toyoda told reporters at the launch event in Tokyo. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gov Ambode emerges Chairman, Southern Governors Forum

Gov Ambode emerges Chairman, Southern Governors Forum

The Deputy Governor, Dr Idiat Adebule, who received the federal lawmakers on behalf of Ambode, commended the legislators for contributing to the growth of education through appropriate legislation. "It is important for this forum to comprehensively look at the proposed amendments with a view to working with our respective Houses of Assembly to ensure a coordinated response on our part that will strengthen the practice of democracy, federalism, constitutionalism and the rule of law", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Struggling to get signed, Kaepernick 'meeting publishers' to pitch book idea

Struggling to get signed, Kaepernick 'meeting publishers' to pitch book idea

The 29-year-old athlete reportedly invested in "meetings with publishers in the NY offices of WME", according to Page Six . It would not be untrue to call Colin Kaepernick the most divisive figure in modern day sports. "To me, this is bigger than football, and it would be selfish on my part to look the other way". His actions were met by both widespread support and widespread condemnation, but unfortunately, his allies couldn't help him when he became available as a free agent at the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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NYPD makes second arrest in fatal Bed-Stuy home invasion case

NYPD makes second arrest in fatal Bed-Stuy home invasion case

She has been charged with second-degree murder and assault and two counts of burglary. Twenty-seven-year-old Dwayne Blackwood , of Brooklyn, was arrested last week on similar charges. The Post reports that Troutman also had a three-year-old child with her in the auto during the time of the incident. After the suspects left, Ethlin was able to untie herself and call 911. Consulte Mais Informação

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245 people jump off a bridge in Brazil

245 people jump off a bridge in Brazil

Visuals of the act showed the jumpers, tied to a rope each and wearing helmets, falling nearly simultaneously and swinging back and forth forming waves in the air before coming to a standstill. As per reports, the mass jump broke the previous year's world record that happened in the same place engaging 149 participants. According to organisers, a total of 20km of rope were used plus 1,000 harnesses. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ahead of Chhath Puja, a push to gain traction among Purvanchali voters

Ahead of Chhath Puja, a push to gain traction among Purvanchali voters

In India , this ancient festival is celebrated with great fervour in Bihar , Jharkhand, and eastern Uttar Pradesh . Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal on Tuesday approved the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government's proposal to declare October 26, the day on which Chhath Puja will be observed, as public holiday with State government offices scheduled to be shut like past year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cabinet approves construction of 84000 km roads at Rs 7 lakh crore

Cabinet approves construction of 84000 km roads at Rs 7 lakh crore

It is the country's second-largest highways project after the National Highway Development Project that saw development of about 50,000 km of roads and highways. "The government's decision to enhance spending in roads and highways, including port connectivity and border and cross-border roads, will have a big multiplier impact on economic growth", Chandrajit Banerjee, director general of the CII, said. Consulte Mais Informação

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NID student's cheetah-inspired logo picked for bullet train project

NID student's cheetah-inspired logo picked for bullet train project

Designed by a student of National Institute of Design (NID), a cheetah-inspired logo has been chosen for India's bullet train project . The logo has a cheetah on a locomotive engine signifying the lightning fast speed of the train. Two depots are also proposed on either ends of the corridor, one near Thane and one near Sabarmati Rail Depot. The screening committee for the logo selection also included a Niti Aayog member and an NHSRCL official. Consulte Mais Informação

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