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OPS makes big revelation, says PM Modi behind merger with Palaniswami faction

OPS makes big revelation, says PM Modi behind merger with Palaniswami faction

Speaking at a party office-bearers meeting at Theni on February 16, the AIADMK coordinator said that the issue came up during a courtesy meeting he had with Modi in New Delhi past year. The state has witnessed a major turmoil on the political ground, after Supreme Court verdict on corruption charges which was levied on Sasikala along with Jayalalithaa and were convicted in the Rs 66.66 crore disproportionate assets case. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tributes paid to woman, 24, found stabbed to death in Manchester flat

Tributes paid to woman, 24, found stabbed to death in Manchester flat

Police subsequently gained entry to a nearby flat and discovered Danielle's body. Chair of the bench Terri Farrow remanded the defendant in custody for a first appearance at Manchester Crown Court on February 20. Police were called to the flat at 7.40am on Tuesday following reports that a man had jumped from a second-storey flat window and onto the roof of a stationary black Hyundai. Consulte Mais Informação

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Olympics: Stoch retains ski jump title at the death

Olympics: Stoch retains ski jump title at the death

Germany's Andreas Wellinger, victor of the the men's normal hill individual event last Saturday (February 10), finished second with 282.3 points. "It's unbelievable - I can't describe this feeling right now inside me", Stoch said. Eight-time Olympian Noriaki Kasai didn't qualify for the final round. "I just wanted to make my best jumps here on, especially on the big hill, and I think I did that". Consulte Mais Informação

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Diputados del PRI exigen la cabeza de Ochoa Reza por mala gestión

Diputados del PRI exigen la cabeza de Ochoa Reza por mala gestión

DIputados federales del PRI habrían pedido la renuncia de Enrique Ochoa como dirigente nacional del partido, en aparente rechazo a su gestión y la forma en la que enfrenta el proceso electoral en curso. Bueno pues este legislador debería echarse una vuelta por Michoacán y otros estados del país y que les pregunte directamente a los priistas que opinan de Enrique Ochoa Reza y sus dizques "operadores" que hicieron un "desgarriate" en la selección de candidatos. Consulte Mais Informação

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Evening forecast for Thursday, February 15

Evening forecast for Thursday, February 15

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Mostly cloudy skies and high temperatures in the low 50s are in the forecast today for Auburn and Cayuga County. Although rain won't be widespread, there's still a chance for a stray shower. High temperatures Saturday are expected to only be in the 30s. That means we'll be able to sneak in another mild day near 50 before temperatures crash over the weekend . Consulte Mais Informação

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Obamas' portraits unveiled at Smithsonian

Obamas' portraits unveiled at Smithsonian

The paintings were being unveiled Monday at the gallery, which is part of the Smithsonian group of museums. The gallery has a complete collection of presidential portraits. Amy Sherald , who painted Michelle Obama's portrait, was the first woman to win the National Portrait Gallery's Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition, is known for conveying "the inner strength of her subjects through a combination of calm expressions and confrontational poses", the Smithsonian noted. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ukraine Opposition Leader 'Kidnapped' in Kyiv

Ukraine Opposition Leader 'Kidnapped' in Kyiv

Saakashvili himself is not visible on the video. The border service declined to comment when asked about the detention but said they might have information at a later stage. Saakashvili was stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship when he was out of the country a year ago but returned in September, facing what he calls politically motivated extradition. Consulte Mais Informação

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Poll Shows Cuomo's Numbers Drop, But Support For Proposals Is Strong

Poll Shows Cuomo's Numbers Drop, But Support For Proposals Is Strong

The poll results can be found here . Those who viewed him negatively rose to 40 percent, up from 30 percent during that same time frame. "After hitting his second-term high favorability rating last month, Governor Cuomo's favorability, job performance and re-elect ratings all hit significant speed bumps this month", said Siena College pollster Steve Greenberg. Consulte Mais Informação

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ANC chiefs to meet to 'finalise' Zuma exit

ANC chiefs to meet to 'finalise' Zuma exit

The Democratic Alliance, South Africa's largest opposition party, has said Zuma " must be prosecuted and, if found guilty, be locked up for his crimes". ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa acknowledged on Sunday that the issue was causing "disunity and discord". First, she said, "Zuma did not join the ANC in 1991, jumped ship or hip-hopped between the struggle and wealth accumulation". Consulte Mais Informação

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Justice Ginsburg: 'Macho Atmosphere' Tripped up Clinton in 2016

Justice Ginsburg: 'Macho Atmosphere' Tripped up Clinton in 2016

Ginsburg said that "sexism played a prominent part" in the 2016 presidential race, where a "macho atmosphere" created an unequal disadvantage for Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton, who Ginsburg said "was criticized in a way ... Hillary Clinton laughs while speaking at the Girls Build Leadership summit hosted by the LA Promise Fund in December 2017. "Yes, there will always be adjustments when there is a transition, but on the whole, it's wonderful to me that for the first time women are ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Koreas share historic handshake at Olympics opening led by Greek team

Koreas share historic handshake at Olympics opening led by Greek team

The host nation always marches last, so the show of unity from the two Koreas capped off the procession of almost 3,000 athletes from 92 countries at the new $109 million Olympic stadium . And while this seemed far fetched, there was an olive branch of sorts extended to North Korea with leader Kim Jong-un's younger sister, Kim Yo Jong , making an unprecedented visit to the South. Consulte Mais Informação

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Marvin Bagley III misses Duke's win over Georgia Tech with knee injury

Marvin Bagley III misses Duke's win over Georgia Tech with knee injury

Freshman Wendell Carter Jr . had a double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds, and classmate Gary Trent Jr. added 15 points and six rebounds for the Blue Devils (20-5, 8-4 Atlantic Coast Conference), who never trailed. Okogie has averaged 18.4 points, 8.6 rebounds, 3.4 assists, 1.8 steals and 1.2 blocks over the last five games for Georgia Tech. Georgia Tech shot 26.7 percent from the field before halftime. Consulte Mais Informação

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Another child in NYC dies from possible flu related illness

Another child in NYC dies from possible flu related illness

If so, this would be the fourth juvenile flu death in New York City so far this flu season. "She screamed out, 'Please call 911, ' and everyone came out and called 911", a neighbor said. "Healthy people in their teens, 20s and 30s hospitalized and then die in a day or two", CBS News medical contributor Dr. David Agus said. The New York City Department of Health has not yet confirmed this latest death is flu related. Consulte Mais Informação

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