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New billionaire born in Asia every other day

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If these trends continue, it will take only four years for the total wealth of Asia's billionaires to overtake U.S. billionaires, according to UBS . UBS also reported that while the USA still possessed the largest concentration of billionaire wealth, if the current trend continued, Asian billionaires would likely overtake their United States counterparts in four years. Read More »

Sonia Gandhi falls ill, admitted to Ganga Ram Hospital

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D S Rana, Chairman, Board of Management, SGRH said, "Madam Gandhi was brought to the hospital today (Friday) around 5 p.m". Nothing to worry, she's much better. Though an official confirmation on the same is still awaited, Rahul's elevation is expected to materialize this year along with overdue internal elections for the party's top decision-making body, the Congress Working Committee. Read More »

Tropical Low Headed to South Florida

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Skies will clear early Saturday morning allowing for full sunshine Saturday afternoon, but temperatures will likely stay in the 50s most of the day while gusty north-northwest winds near 15-25 miles per hour and occasional higher midday gusts, will keep it feeling like mid-January! The storm will begin to pick up forward speed and pass near or over South Florida on Saturday and Saturday night. Read More »

Chance Of Snow Amid Rainy Wednesday Morning

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Forecast models are all in agreement that the best chance for precipitation will occur Friday across southeast Missouri and southern IL when the high is expected to top off around 50. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Saturday's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies with a high of 56 and an overnight low of 36. In the evening, clouds move in and temps will dip down to around 29 degrees. Read More »

Vijay's Athirindhi cleared without cuts, says CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi

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Coming down on the petitioner, the bench said, "if you were really concerned about public and the society you should have started campaigns against various social evils like untouchability and safety of women". The film's next release date is not given but the sources said the release for tomorrow is impossible as the censor certificate is not out. The Tamil blockbuster will release in Telugu without any cuts now. Read More »

Chhattisgarh: Police arrest journo Vinod Verma for extortion

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As per reports, Verma was arrested for possession of a sex CD involving a minister in the BJP government in Chhattisgarh. Chhattisgarh Congress leader Bhupesh Baghel came to the aid of Verma and said that the BJP is trying to protect its minister and is trying to frame an innocent journalist. Read More »

Budget Resolution Offers Pathway for Tax Reform

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Investors are increasingly pricing in the effect of a corporate tax cut into the shares of USA companies, leaving the market primed for a steep sell-off if the Republican-controlled Congress fails to pass one of President Donald Trump's top priorities. Read More »

Philippine President Duterte to visit Japan ahead of key regional summits

Duterte's often profanity-laden tirades against the United States have become his trademark during his year-old presidency, and he has chided Washington for treating his country "like a dog", despite the longstanding US assistance. Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana told reporters on Tuesday about the receipt of heavy equipment from China to help rebuild Marawi, and also noted the receipt of rifles and ammunition from Beijing. Read More »

N has no dependence on USA to govern Pakistan: Khawaja Asif

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According to Radio Pakistan, talking to a news channel, he said the two countries have agreed to enhance confidence so that matters between the two countries could be addressed in a befitting manner. Asif further informed the Senate that the Pakistani side has told the American delegation that if the latter provides actionable intelligence, Pakistan will act on it. Read More »

Is Cardi B Collaborating With Beyoncé On Her New Album?

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Cops tell us there was some sort of disturbance and when Cardi B was confronted by hotel security, it escalated and she was ordered to leave. "The floor that I was staying in my hotel room, it smelled like weed", she began. "Sometimes you gotta do sh*t the old you would do", she wrote on IG. If you don't know who Cardi B is, you'll likely know her after today. And none of my team members smoke weed. Read More »

Taylor Swift teases racy '...Ready for It?' music video

Taylor Swift in the '... She once claimed that she did not need to take off her clothes to sell records - but Taylor Swift has employed a little creative ambiguity to stick to that message, while at the same time appearing to be totally naked in a new video. Read More »

Iraqi PM slams USA call for Iranian militias to quit Iraq

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Speaking after a meeting on Sunday with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and Saudi Arabia's King Salman, Tillerson said it was time for the Iraqi Popular Mobilisation forces and their Iranian advisers to "go home". But Iraq's cabinet on Monday insisted that the paramilitary forces that helped it to defeat IS were fully Iraqi. But the latest twist in the Iraq conflict, pitting the central government against the Kurds, is trickier for USA policymakers. Read More »

Severe thunderstorm risk Monday night, damaging wind and tornadoes possible

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The watch is in effect for the following counties until 9 p.m. tonight: Alexander, Alleghany, Anson, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Cabarrus, Caldwell, Caswell, Catawba, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Gaston, Guilford, Iredell, Lincoln, Mcdowell, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Polk, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Rutherford, Stanly, Stokes, Surry, Union, Watauga and Wilkes. Read More »

Father of missing three-year-old believes she died from choking on milk

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The police said Mr Mathews' fresh statements suppor the offence of injury to a child. In his original story, Wesley Mathews told police he went to look for the girl but returned home and did some laundry waiting for her to return. Perlich said Mathews previously told police that the girl had developmental disabilities and was malnourished when they adopted her from India. She has been missing for more than two weeks. Read More »

Former FBI chief James Comey reveals his secret Twitter account

His tweetsin recent days have included a photograph of Gettysburg with the caption "Good place to think about leadership and values ". Gotta get back to writing. Then, on Friday, @FormerBu gave the first solid hint at his identity when he published a picture-from the back-of a very tall man in an Iowa cornfield. Read More »

'Mentally unstable, armed with nukes': United States billionaire looks to impeach Trump

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It's time to begin impeachment proceedings. In a one-minute-long video ad posted on Youtube, Steyer calmly listed the reasons why the President should be impeached , including "brought us to the brink of nuclear war, obstructed justice at the Federal Bureau of Investigation, taken money from foreign governments and threatened to shut down news organisations that reported the truth", Xinhua reported. Read More »

Five former US Presidents join forces to aid hurricane survivors

Texas A&M is home to the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library. In 2011, Clinton and George W. Bush requested donations after Haiti's natural disaster. When they send out a call for help, especially on something that's not political, they can rake in big money". Trump capped off a series of, at best, insensitive commentary by tweeting that Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), emergency personnel and U.S. Read More »

Aamir Khan-Shah Rukh Khan: Same-Same!

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The Film opened to Rs 51 crore on day 1, and according to Adarsh, "It won't be erroneous to state that Tamil film Mersal is collecting more than the two Hindi releases in some key worldwide markets". The film is directed by Advait Chandan and has Aamir Khan playing an extended cameo appearance. Aamir Khan released the film on a day before Friday, possibly to avert the clash with Rohit Shetty's Golmaal Again . Read More »

Trump jabs at critic, calls her 'Wacky' Wilson

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Trump spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders says it is "inappropriate" to question a retired four-star general such as Kelly. Kelly denounced the congresswoman at a White House briefing on Thursday after she publicly criticized President Donald Trump's comments during a phone call with the widow of a fallen soldier. Read More »

16 policemen killed in Egypt shootout

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Cairo has struggled to contain an insurgency since its military led a coup against Egypt's first democratically-elected leader. Yet the militancy is growing - and spreading. Sources had said late on Friday at least 30 police were killed. If the higher death toll is true, it would be the single deadliest assault on Egypt's security forces by Islamist militants in recent memory. Read More »

Uranus Will Be Visible With the Naked Eye Tonight

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The planet reaches opposition with the Sun from Earth's perspective tonight, meaning it is at the closest point in its orbit to us. You'll be able to find the blue-green planet by looking toward the southeast within the constellation Pisces, the fish, National Geographic reports. Read More »

Arrested After Shooting At Richard Spencer's University of Florida Speech

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No less than two of the suspects have "demonstrated associations with radical gatherings", as indicated by the Gainesville Police Department , despite the fact that it's hazy which two. following a Spencer-led white nationalist rally. In interviews with the news media captured before the shooting, both Tenbrink and the elder Fears brother told reporters they came to Florida from Texas to support Spencer. Read More »