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Striking Indian low-caste workers bring chaos to Mumbai

Striking Indian low-caste workers bring chaos to Mumbai

Similar attempts were made to halt traffic at the busy Teen Haath Naka junction, but heavy police presence ensured motorists were able to cross the junction without any hinderance. The Company troops of Indian origin included predominantly Mahar Dalit soldiers belonging to the Bombay Native Infantry. Roadblocks, arson and the death of a teenager were reported in towns elsewhere in the state where Dalits, formerly called untouchables, were protesting against the alleged disruption of a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Lenovo's latest ThinkPads have USB-C chargers and webcam security covers

Lenovo's latest ThinkPads have USB-C chargers and webcam security covers

All of the new models have a few things in common. Eighth-generation Intel Core processors are once again the star here, in addition to option touch displays . The L480 and L580 start at $779 and $769, respectively. The ThinkPad T480s is one of the lightest 14-inch business laptops in its category. Lastly, the ThinkPad L580 will be offered with option discrete AMD graphics. Consulte Mais Informação

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House Panel Reaches Agreement With Justice Dept.

House Panel Reaches Agreement With Justice Dept.

Gen. Rod J. Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher A. Wray went to Capitol Hill on Wednesday for a private meeting with House Speaker Paul D. Ryan. The California Republican had also demanded his committee have access to interview former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Ohr, FBI counterintelligence official Peter Strzok , FBI general counsel James Baker, FBI lawyers Lisa Page and Sally Moyer, and the FBI's congressional liaison, Greg Brower. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iran stages pro-government rallies after days of unrest

Iran stages pro-government rallies after days of unrest

The English-language Press TV broadcast Wednesday's pro-government rallies live, saying they sought to " protest the violence that has taken place over the last few nights in cities". U.S. President Donald Trump has asserted in tweets that Iranians have lost patience with alleged corruption and what he called a terrorist regime. The Iranian government has claimed it supports the right of citizens to protest peacefully but Supreme Leader Khamenei says that enemies of the state have been ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Storm Eleanor lashes Ireland, UK and France

Storm Eleanor lashes Ireland, UK and France

France , Germany, Switzerland and Netherlands have all been pummelled by the heavy winds and rain. A skier in the French Alps died after being hit by a falling tree, the New York Times reported. A 13m (42ft) tall Christmas tree was snapped by the wind at Bern railway station, but no injuries were reported. The Thames Barrier was closed to protect London from flooding, while Hull's tidal surge barrier was employed to protect 17,000 properties. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump demands publisher stop release of book quoting ex-aide Bannon

I never spoke to him for book. There is no one at this point who doesn't know that President Donald Trump has problems when facing criticism. "Mr. "When I kicked him out, he not only lost his job but also his mind", he added. The US president has blamed Bannon, founder of the ultra-conservative news website Breitbart News, for the defeat of the Republicans in Alabama last December, says the Spanish newspaper, El Mundo . Consulte Mais Informação

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Leishman leads as Spieth struggles at Kapalua

Leishman leads as Spieth struggles at Kapalua

The world No 7 responded with back-to-back birdies and then rolled in a 20-foot putt for a superb eagle at the last to join Players champion Si Woo Kim and Johnson on four under par. Defending champion Justin Thomas, whose victory here previous year marked the start of a five-win season that included his first major title and the FedEx Cup playoff crown, carded a one-under par 71. Consulte Mais Informação

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Harris to discuss overcrowding with hospital chiefs

Harris to discuss overcrowding with hospital chiefs

A familiar overcrowding crisis overwhelmed South Tipperary General Hospital on Tuesday with 45 patients languishing on hospital trolleys, the third highest number in the country. Mr Harris said: " I would encourage everyone to follow HSE advice in the coming days and take steps to prevent the spread of the flu. Tadhg Daly, the organisation's chief executive, said: "It is essential the capacity of nursing homes within the community is fully realised to facilitate timely discharges from our ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Fuel subsidy: FG, oil marketers meet Wednesday

Fuel subsidy: FG, oil marketers meet Wednesday

Mr. Idang Alibi, Director, Press in the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, who spoke with Vanguard on phone, yesterday, declined to provide information, noting that the engagement was still ongoing. "You can not prosecute except you have evidence". Abiodun added, "From our point of view as marketers, we made our submission known to the government and we emphasised the fact that this was not a marketer-related problem". Consulte Mais Informação

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2005's Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Patched Again

2005's Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Patched Again

In other words, it's unrealistic to expect new content for a game that launched in late 2005, and other additions that fans are clamoring for - like Steam Workshop support and dedicated servers - may also be asking too much. Electronic Arts CFO Blake Jorgensen said in November that it was a commitment to "realism" that led it to fill the infamous Star Wars Battlefront 2 loot boxes with usable items rather than cosmetics. Consulte Mais Informação

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Verizon chooses Samsung for 5G commercial launch

Verizon chooses Samsung for 5G commercial launch

Expect a lot of these announcements over the next couple of weeks as the hype towards MWC builds, and telcos get closer to the reality of commercial 5G services in the latter part of the year. The two companies conducted pilot runs of the 5G network in seven cities across the United States a year ago. "Together with Verizon, we have explored the vast potential of 5G through market trials across the USA", said Mark Louison, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Networks Division, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Tempestade Eleanor provoca onda de destruição na Europa

Tempestade Eleanor provoca onda de destruição na Europa

Um esquiador morreu após a queda de uma árvore em Morillon, nos Alpes franceses, e outras 15 pessoas ficaram feridas no resto do país, disse à AFP Michael Bernier, porta-voz da Defesa Civil. Os parques, jardins e cemitérios também estarão fechados durante todo o dia, segundo anunciou a prefeitura de Paris . O tráfego aéreo no aeroporto Charles de Gaulle foi também condicionado e provocou o atraso de dezenas de voos. Consulte Mais Informação

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Palavra 'incêndios' ganha Palavra do Ano 2017

Palavra 'incêndios' ganha Palavra do Ano 2017

Sem grandes surpresas, a palavra incêndios é a vencedora da iniciativa " Palavra do Ano ", organizada anualmente pela Porto Editora . O 4.º lugar é ocupado pela palavra " vencedor ", com 08% dos votos, um termo escolhido por, em maio do ano passado, "pela primeira vez, e de forma surpreendente", Portugal ter sido o país vencedor do Festival Eurovisão da Canção, "sendo de sublinhar o entusiasmo e o carinho que o cantor Salvador Sobral despertou junto dos portugueses", escreveu a Porto ... Consulte Mais Informação

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