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China Sends Envoy to Talk Trade as Trump Mulls Tariffs

China Sends Envoy to Talk Trade as Trump Mulls Tariffs

The proposal prompted a significant backlash at home and overseas on social media, and Chinese censors went into overdrive to seize control of the discussion. “Xi Jinping is not irrelevant (to their decision),” he says “but it is not a decisive consideration. Though too early to tell the real effect on students and scholars overseas, analysts note academics within China will certainly see a continuation of ideological controls within their working environment “with no likely let-up for the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Sunday Alcohol Sales Signed Into Law

Sunday Alcohol Sales Signed Into Law

In addition, Sunday sales would increase IN spirits sales volume by an estimated 4 to 6 percent annually. Grocery stores stand to be the big winners of the legislation, according to Hicks. Tim Eckerle, executive director of the Grant County Economic Growth Council, noted how the law could possibly increase state expenditures, specifically excise police. Consulte Mais Informação

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Frank Gore Won't Return to Colts After 3 Seasons

Frank Gore Won't Return to Colts After 3 Seasons

But on Wednesday, some definite good news was revealed by Colts' coach Frank Reich. Frank Gore set the standard on what backs do in protection. He needs 76 yards to move past Hall of Famer Curtis Martin onto the No. I don't regret it at all". They could use the third overall pick in the April draft to add Penn State's Saquon Barkley to the mix, or one of their other six picks. Consulte Mais Informação

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Síria retoma bombardeamentos em Ghouta Oriental

Síria retoma bombardeamentos em Ghouta Oriental

Enquanto isso, o cessar-fogo não será aplicado a operações militares contra agrupamentos terroristas tais como o Daesh, a Frente al-Nusra e a Al-Qaeda, proibidos na Rússia , e várias figuras e organizações vinculadas com estas três. Toda a área de Ghouta está cercada pelas forças governamentais desde 2013, verificando-se uma crescente penúria de alimentos e de medicamentos. A televisão oficial síria indicou hoje que pelo menos quatro 'rockets' caíram perto do corredor humanitário aberto ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkish Foreign Ministry strongly condemns Khojaly massacre

Turkish Foreign Ministry strongly condemns Khojaly massacre

Among the participants of the event were also 120 children who attend the Fourth Nationwide Children's Forum, as well as foreign children studying and living in Azerbaijan. Turkish Presidential Spokesman İbrahim Kalın has remembered the victims of Khojaly Massacre, which took place in 1992 in Azerbaijan's now-occupied region of Karabakh during the war with Armenia, Turkish media reported. Consulte Mais Informação

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Afghan leader makes peace offering to Taliban

Afghan leader makes peace offering to Taliban

On Wednesday, during a peace conference in Kabul , the Afghan president offered unconditional peace talks and called on the Taliban to shun violence and become a political party. US Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asia Alice Wells said the United States has kept the door open to dialogue with the Taleban. Less than two weeks ago, the Taliban issued a statement saying they preferred to "solve the Afghan issue through peaceful dialogue". Consulte Mais Informação

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Virat Kohli gives head massage to Shikhar Dhawan during T20I final

Virat Kohli gives head massage to Shikhar Dhawan during T20I final

Manish Pandey has done nothing wrong in limited chances that he has got, while Kedar Jadhav is a cheeky stroke player and his round arm off-breaks cause a lot of irritation to the batsman. He became the quickest to 17,000 global runs during the tour and with 56 worldwide hundreds, is only behind Sachin Tendulkar now among Indians. In winning the ODIs (5-1) and T20Is (2-1), Virat Kohli and company created history by becoming the first Indian team to win a series in any format on South African ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Doors Closed on Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Doors Closed on Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Earlier in February, some political commentators suggested that the threat to impose taxes on church property was a ploy by Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat to try to get more funding for his city from the Ministry of Finance. Israeli politicians are also threatening to confiscate the land before it falls "into the hands of private developers", according to Haaretz . Christain leaders shut the doors of the church Sunday in protest to new Israeli tax policy and a proposed property law. Consulte Mais Informação

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Omarosa talks life after 'Celebrity Big Brother'

Omarosa talks life after 'Celebrity Big Brother'

Tell us what you think! Colbert pressed her: "Is everything going to be okay under Donald Trump? ". Colbert replied. "You worked in the Office of Communications". "Look, Donald Trump was my friend for 15 years", Omarosa said. "If my best friend was president tomorrow, I'd feel better", he responded to applause from the audience, "because she is way smarter than I am". Consulte Mais Informação

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Students celebrate kindness on Pink Shirt Day

Students celebrate kindness on Pink Shirt Day

Michelle Rowe is the program co-ordinator for the Community Inclusion Project. Albertans are also encouraged to post their pink-shirt pictures to social media using #PinkShirtDay. The program was introduced in a pilot project with 120 parents previous year. Parents and students can access bullying prevention resources, and an online anonymous bullying reporting tool at www.erasebullying.ca , part of the Province's comprehensive bullying prevention strategy, ERASE (Expect Respect and a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Frio na Europa já matou 46 pessoas

Frio na Europa já matou 46 pessoas

As temperaturas devem atingir hoje os 10 graus negativos em França, com uma sensação térmica de 18 graus negativos. As temperaturas muito baixas, que deverão durar até quinta-feira, afetaram principalmente os sem-abrigo. De acordo com um censo realizado na semana passada, pelo menos 3.000 pessoas dormem nas ruas de Paris. O fenômeno climático já tem vários apelidos: "A Besta do Leste" para os meios de comunicação britânicos, "O Urso da Sibéria" na Holanda, o "Canhão de Neve" na Suécia. Consulte Mais Informação

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Google Launches Flutter SDK Beta in Push for Cross-Platform App Development

Google Launches Flutter SDK Beta in Push for Cross-Platform App Development

Flutter's alpha builds have already proven to be extremely stable, to the point where Google felt comfortable to integrate it into their AdWords platform as a key tool for their development team. Today's announcement closely follows a reboot of Dart last week to optimize it for client-side development for web and mobile apps. Another interesting feature for developers is the support for stateful hot reloads where developers can change the code and see it reflected in the app a second ... Consulte Mais Informação

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