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In pics: Bijepur BJD in celebration mood

In pics: Bijepur BJD in celebration mood

Congress candidate Pranaya Sahu has received just 2083 votes and NOTA-667. Reacting on the win, Patnaik said, "I would like to express my gratitude to the public for showering their blessings on the BJD ". Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas who had led the BJP's campaign told ET, "We are politely accepting the verdict". Consulte Mais Informação

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Braga com chuva durante toda a semana

Braga com chuva durante toda a semana

Segundo o site Meteofontes , "temos prometidos alguns dias de chuva (independentemente da quantidade) para a próxima semana e há possibilidade cada vez mais forte dessa chuva se manter também na semana seguinte pelo menos". "A ocorrência de precipitação deverá permanecer toda a semana". Já os Açores estão, ao longo do dia de hoje, sob aviso amarelo devido à chuva forte, trovoada, agitação marítima e vento. Consulte Mais Informação

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Odisha launches 'Khushi' to provide free sanitary napkins to girl students

Odisha launches 'Khushi' to provide free sanitary napkins to girl students

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday launched a new scheme "Khushi" to provide free sanitary napkins to girl students across the state. Health and family welfare minister Pratap Jena, who was present at the event, said the state government has also chose to provide sanitary napkins to women in rural areas at a subsidised rate of '6 for six napkins. Consulte Mais Informação

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This Guy Was Unfazed After Dodging Oncoming B Train in Chinatown

This Guy Was Unfazed After Dodging Oncoming B Train in Chinatown

Crawling out from beneath the front carriage, Gonzalez then smacked a bottle against the train. According to Mogharabi, the unidentified man had been walking around the tracks before the B train pulled in around 10am. "I can't believe he didn't get hit, and I can't believe that I was the only one who tried to grab him", Mogharabi said. He looked like he knew what he was doing, like he does this all the time'. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ghost of a Tale launches soon, new screenshots here

Ghost of a Tale launches soon, new screenshots here

Today, however, we have fantastic news: You'll finally be able to get your hands on the game on March 13th. Staggeringly, Ghost of a Tale has largely been the work of one person, Lionel Gallat, who has never made a video game before. There are console versions (Xbox One X and PlayStation 4) planned for later this year but their timing depends on rectifying any issues there may be with the PC version first. Consulte Mais Informação

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Report Ranks Texas Near Bottom in US Property Taxes

Report Ranks Texas Near Bottom in US Property Taxes

That was the finding of report from the financial advice site, Wallet Hub. WalletHub analyzed multiple factors to rank the 50 states plus the District of Columbia on their property tax burdens. The average American household spends $2,149 on property taxes for their homes each year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, and residents of the 27 states with vehicle property taxes shell out another $402. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dolly Parton Visits Library of Congress to Donate Her 100 Millionth Book

Dolly Parton Visits Library of Congress to Donate Her 100 Millionth Book

As part of the Imagination Library , parents can sign children up and a book is mailed monthly to their home until they enter kindergarten. Her book has also been added to the institution's collection, and Dolly admits the special event was truly touching, because Coat of Many Colors was inspired by her late mother, Avie, and her Imagination Library was set up in honour of her father, Robert Lee, who never had the opportunity to learn how to read or write. Consulte Mais Informação

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GVSU president, Thomas Haas, to retire June 2019

GVSU president, Thomas Haas, to retire June 2019

Kennedy said in a statement. The committee will be made up of four trustees and 11 GVSU faculty and staff members, as well as representatives from the student senate, alumni and general public, the school said in a news release. The school says that since Haas became president in 2006, the school has added 30 undergraduate programs and16 graduate programs, has opened the Detroit Center and has added 2.5 million square feet in buildings. Consulte Mais Informação

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Visit by North Korean general sparks anger in South

Visit by North Korean general sparks anger in South

Vincent Brooks. A high-level North Korean delegation has arrived in South Korea for the closing ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Games and scheduled talks with South Korean officials. North Korea sent around 500 people to the Olympics, including officials, athletes, artists, journalists and 229 cheerleaders who amused spectators with their synchronized routines and songs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Canadian cruise ship passengers admit smuggling cocaine worth £12m into Sydney

Canadian cruise ship passengers admit smuggling cocaine worth £12m into Sydney

But the two submitted guilty pleas earlier this month to Sydney's Downing Centre District Court for a charge of jointly commissioning the importation of a commercial quantity of a border controlled drug. "There were many choices open to her to pay the debt" she said. Judge Kate Traill said she could not be satisfied beyond a reasonable doubt that Legace went on the trip because she had been threatened, telling the court her claims were "vague" and "imprecise". Consulte Mais Informação

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New Zealand prime minister barraged with sexist comments during 'creepy' interview

New Zealand prime minister barraged with sexist comments during 'creepy' interview

Clearly keen to move on, Ardern attempted to quash the line of questioning by emphasising that the "election was done, over" before the baby's conception date. Scores of offended viewers flocked to Twitter to share their outrage after the episode, but the long-time journalist said on Monday he does not regret the interview, according to the NZ Herald . Consulte Mais Informação

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Steve Scalise Says Lawmakers Should Address Mental Health Before Limiting Rights

Scalise, however, has always been a gun-rights advocate and has often reiterated that position since being shot and gravely wounded during congressional baseball practice June 14 in Arlington, Virginia. "Obviously, it got very emotional". "As a fellow survivor of a shooting attack, Whip Scalise heard from them about their experiences, shared his own experience with the group, and talked about the healing process in the wake of traumatic events". Consulte Mais Informação

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Missing CDC scientist: What we know now

Missing CDC scientist: What we know now

Police said Cunningham tried to call his mother in Maryland , but she missed his call. A neighbor revealed an odd and startling detail about the Morehouse graduate, according to CBS News . "He sounded not like himself", she said. At the CDC, Cunningham is a team leader and has researched health differences related to race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, gender, and geography. Consulte Mais Informação

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United States pedestrian deaths remained high in 2017, highway safety group estimates

United States pedestrian deaths remained high in 2017, highway safety group estimates

Combine that with drivers who are using their phones or touchscreens while driving, and it's a recipe for fatalities. In addition, drugged driving and walking are believed to be a growing contributor. But pedestrians are sometimes to blame, as well. "At some point in time people both behind the wheel and walking in the street have to take responsibility for their behavior and put down the phone". Consulte Mais Informação

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