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People Class 2 student alleges sexual abuse in city school
Author: 0 Class 2 student alleges sexual abuse in city school

The child reported the incident to her parents, who in turn, informed their relatives and other parents. Following this, the agitated parents took to the road in front of the school and continued their protests. "I have repeatedly said that the school authorities must ensure safety of the students". Education minister Partha Chatterjee said the government will look into the matter if there were lapses on the part of the school.

People Oil prices fall as U.S. output soars above 10 million bpd
Author: 0 Oil prices fall as U.S. output soars above 10 million bpd

Latest figures from the Energy Information Administration said that American production had reached 10.25 million barrels a day, with expectation for 11 million to come. The country also recently closed two oil swap deals with Russian Federation and Iraq, and, as analyst Ellen Wald noted in a recent article for Investing.com, these would amount to a combined 160,000 bpd, which doesn't leave a lot of free production capacity to match Zanganeh's statement.

People North London derby: Gunners receive three injury boosts
Author: 0 North London derby: Gunners receive three injury boosts

That win for Arsenal in November ended an unbeaten run of six games for Spurs against the Gunners . Spurs have lost just one of their last seven Premier League games against Arsenal (W2 D4), although that defeat came earlier this season, losing 2-0 at the Emirates.

People LL Bean nixes legendary lifetime return policy
Author: 0 LL Bean nixes legendary lifetime return policy

L.L. Bean's executive chairman, Shawn Gorman, said in a letter to customers that after a year if there's a problem with a product, the outdoor retailer will "work with customers to reach a fair solution". Bean is proof that these times, they are a-changin'. The change in policy highlights one of the trickiest parts of retailing: offering simple and hassle-free returns policies without falling victim to abuse and scams.

Author: 0 Coutinho scores first Barca goal in Copa del Rey win at Valencia

Colombian worldwide defender Yerry Mina is set to make his Barcelona debut in Thursday's second leg of the Copa del Rey semi-final at Valencia with Gerard Pique an injury doubt. Barcelona fans will be hoping this will be the first of many times the pair combine to find the back of the net. Barca will face Sevilla in the final.

People Rachel Brand, No. 3 official at DOJ, is stepping down
Author: 0 Rachel Brand, No. 3 official at DOJ, is stepping down

Brand is expected to move to a legal position at a private company, the person said . The attacks have escalated in recent weeks as Republicans in Congress have criticized the handling by the Justice Department, FBI and the Federal Intelligence Surveillance Court of warrants for surveillance of a Trump campaign advisor, Carter Page, who had ties to Russian Federation.

People UN 'alarmed' by report into killing of Rohingya Muslims
Author: 0 UN 'alarmed' by report into killing of Rohingya Muslims

According to interviews with newly-arrived refugees in Bangladesh, a campaign of starvation, looting and abductions by the Myanmar military in December and January drove dozens of Rohingya from their homes. The United States says a Reuters report about the massacre of Muslims previous year has highlighted the need for an independent and credible investigation into allegations of atrocities in northern Rakhine State.

People Jonas Valanciunas posts 18 points, 10 rebounds in easy victory for Raptors
Author: 0 Jonas Valanciunas posts 18 points, 10 rebounds in easy victory for Raptors

CJ McCollum added 22 points for the Blazers, who were coming off a winless three-game trip. While the Celtics often like to stretch the floor with 3-point shooting bigs, Monroe's passing skills should help him integrate with various units, and Boston can lean on his post-up skills on a team that lacks back-to-the-basket threats.

People One officer dead, two deputies hurt in shooting outside Atlanta
Author: 0 One officer dead, two deputies hurt in shooting outside Atlanta

As a precaution, Locust Grove Elementary School was placed on lockdown. Wade Corley, a pastor at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, told reporters that his brother was one of the officers shot. McBrayer couldn't speak to how many shots were fired, who fired the shot that killed the suspect, or what kind of weapons were involved. Henry County Sheriff Keith McBrayer announced the death at an afternoon news conference.

People One killed, 149 wounded in mosque attack in Libya's Benghazi
Author: 0 One killed, 149 wounded in mosque attack in Libya's Benghazi

Local media news reports put the number of those injured at 129. The security source said one bomb had been hidden in a coffin in the courtyard of the mosque and another in a shoe cabinet at the entrance. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. Libya has been wracked by violence and divisions since dictator Muammar Qaddafi was toppled and killed in a 2011 NATO-backed uprising.

People South Korean Restaurants Ignoring Olympic Officials' Plea To Stop Serving Dog Meat
Author: 0 South Korean Restaurants Ignoring Olympic Officials' Plea To Stop Serving Dog Meat

North Korea's ceremonial leader and Pence are set for their first face-to-face encounter on Friday when they attend the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea . But in a rare move, he has sent his sister Kim Jo Yong in his place - who becomes the first member of the Kim family to travel to the South in over six decades.

People DACA Recipient Calls Kelly A 'Bully' On CNN
Author: 0 DACA Recipient Calls Kelly A 'Bully' On CNN

Negotiations on the budget are also tied closely to negotiations on immigration and DACA , the status of illegal immigrants brought to the U.S. as children. "While reaching a deal can not come soon enough for America's service members, the current political reality demands bipartisan cooperation to address the impending expiration of the DACA programme and secure the southern border", he added.

People US President signs major budget bill
Author: 0 US President signs major budget bill

The bill also disarmed the budget caps that had kept government spending largely in check since 2011, allowing the massive increases in military spending that Trump had campaigned on. It also might approve crucial legislation to increase the government's borrowing limit to avoid possible default. In an acknowledgment of many Democrats' anger, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) spoke for a record-breaking eight hours on the House floor on Wednesday, advocating for the young ...

People Pence, Kim Jong Un's sister sit meters apart at Olympics opening
Author: 0 Pence, Kim Jong Un's sister sit meters apart at Olympics opening

However, ski jumping star Sara Takanashi will be among 35 Japanese athletes who courageous the icy weather to march behind flag-bearer Noriaki Kasai, according to Olympic officials. South Korea's frigid February, where temperatures have plummeted to minus 20 deg C at night, has come as a shock to the system for athletes and visitors alike in the lead-up to these Games, prompting concerns about hypothermia at the opening ceremony.

People US Has 'No Plans' to Meet With North Korean Officials at Olympics
Author: 0 US Has 'No Plans' to Meet With North Korean Officials at Olympics

Pence avoided public criticism of Moon, congratulating South Korea on hosting the games and pledging continued support in addressing the North's nuclear threat. Another delegation member, sports official Choe Hwi, could present a diplomatic headache as he is subject to a travel ban under United Nations sanctions.

People Trump Breaks Silence On Alleged Wife Beating Aide
Author: 0 Trump Breaks Silence On Alleged Wife Beating Aide

But Kelly handed Porter more responsibilities to control the flow of information to the president. "He worked very hard", said the president, before adding that he had only learned of the allegations recently, and was "surprised" by them.

People 381-point Dow surge disappears as bond jitters return
Author: 0 381-point Dow surge disappears as bond jitters return

The S&P 500 fell 101 points, or 3.8 percent, and the Nasdaq index fell 275 points, or 3.9 percent. The benchmark FTSE 100 share index fell 39.59 points, or 0.6%, to 7,131.10. Add Stock Market as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Stock Market news, video, and analysis from ABC News. The Dow closed at 18,332.74 on November 8, the election day, in 2016.

People Top Oxfam staff paid Haiti quake survivors for sex
Author: 0 Top Oxfam staff paid Haiti quake survivors for sex

A confidential report by the charity said that there had been "a culture of impunity " among some staff in Haiti and concluded that children may have been among those sexually exploited by aid workers. "The director of country fully assumed responsibility for events that occurred under his management and was allowed to resign on basis that he co-operated and supported investigation", spokesperson added.

People Lebanon signs first offshore oil and gas contracts - minister
Author: 0 Lebanon signs first offshore oil and gas contracts - minister

The Israeli minister stressed that Israel seeks a diplomatic solution for the dispute with Lebanon over the territorial and maritime boundaries, but warned any aggression will be met with force. Speaking on condition of anonymity, a senior Lebanese official told Reuters: "He (Satterfield) held talks regarding the (border) wall with Israel and said there is no call for concern, and there is no direction toward escalation".

People Track snow plows in your area, see road conditions with MiDrive cameras
Author: 0 Track snow plows in your area, see road conditions with MiDrive cameras

Crystal Carroll said she left her home near Gratiot Avenue and Interstate 696 a little earlier Friday morning to get to her bus stop. "We are getting more snow today, tomorrow and Sunday than we have normally gotten in the last two winters in any one period of time", Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said in a Friday news conference, adding that the city's top priority is the safety of residents.

People Iranian, Russian, Turkish leaders to meet in Istanbul
Author: 0 Iranian, Russian, Turkish leaders to meet in Istanbul

Describing consultations between high-ranking officials of both states to enhance bilateral, regional and global cooperation as a valuable opportunity in line with the two countries" interests, Rouhani said, "Today the two governments are determined to further bolster and consolidate all-out ties between the two neighboring, friendly and brotherly countries'.

People Killed as Assad Attacks Rebels Near Damascus
Author: 0 Killed as Assad Attacks Rebels Near Damascus

That brought to 228 the number of civilians killed since the regime launched a campaign Monday of heavy air raids on the area, which has an estimated 400,000 residents. The World Food Programme, in an interview with Reuters on Thursday, reiterated the call for a cessation of hostilities to enable aid deliveries, but also noted that the Syrian government was not giving necessary permits to delivery aid.

People South Korea hopes Chinese tourists will return as Olympics kick off
Author: 0 South Korea hopes Chinese tourists will return as Olympics kick off

Seating plans shown on South Korean television just minutes earlier had Pence sitting to Moon's left, directly opposite Kim . This sleepy rural region in South Korea was preparing to roar to life Friday for the Winter Olympics' opening ceremony - a celebration meant to dazzle dignitaries, athletes and sports fans amid an urgent message of peace.

People White House Staff Secretary resigns amid abuse allegations
Author: 0 White House Staff Secretary resigns amid abuse allegations

Kelly had previously called him a "man of true integrity and honor", while White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said he's "someone of the highest integrity and exemplary character". Trump then claimed-incorrectly-that the reporter had changed her story while defending his campaign manager. Rob Porter was a squeaky-clean aide who made sure that papers landing on the president's desk were in order.

People Abe takes up nuclear issue in chat with North Korean ceremonial leader
Author: 0 Abe takes up nuclear issue in chat with North Korean ceremonial leader

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Friday met a group of North Korean defectors in an apparent effort to highlight the brutality of the repressive regime and abject human rights conditions in the reclusive state. Pence arrived at the Navy's 2nd Fleet Command at around noon and was briefed about inter-Korean maritime skirmishes near the Northern Limited Line, a de facto maritime border off the country's west coast.

People Senate edges closer to budget vote after Rand Paul blockade
Author: 0 Senate edges closer to budget vote after Rand Paul blockade

Even if the bill were to pass in the Senate, it remains unclear whether the House has the votes to pass the two-year budget. He also said that the deal has the support of the White House, although he did not provide any specifics in that regard, Efe reported.

People Egypt begins security operation against
Author: 0 Egypt begins security operation against "terrorists"

The head of Hamas, the Islamist group which runs Gaza, was however permitted to travel to Cairo for talks before the border was closed a day earlier than planned. aimed at purging Sinai of terrorist elements", al-Rifai was quoted as saying on the army's Facebook page. Eyewitnesses saw armored vehicles and tanks being deployed in North Sinai cities of Arish, Rafah and Sheikh Zuweid.

People GOP legislators pleased with Trump speech
Author: 0 GOP legislators pleased with Trump speech

And he said Trump , whose overall approval ratings remain sluggish at best, should "stay above the fray" as he pursues the 2018 agenda that he articulated Tuesday night. He began by talking about American heroes who responded to natural disasters and shootings, followed by a recounting of the strength of the economy.

People Winter Olympics: Russian athletes appeal against ban
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: Russian athletes appeal against ban

The PyeongChang Olympic Organizing Committee will place the condoms at the Olympic Village, at the Main Press Center and at male and female athletes' washrooms. Play and win up to ₹40,000 today! Russian Federation has repeatedly denied state involvement in doping. The WADA-commissioned report by Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren accused Russian Federation of mass doping violations during the Sochi Olympics, including tampering with samples.

People Exposed: Top Dem probing Trump has own Russian Federation secret
Author: 0 Exposed: Top Dem probing Trump has own Russian Federation secret

Warner, the committee's best Democrat, said in January that " remarkably essential " new records had been gotten by the committee in its continuous test. Rubio revealed that Warner had already informed the committee of the contacts and indicated it was not a big deal to the rest of the committee. To date, special counsel Robert Mueller has produced no evidence of collusion.

People #MeToo-supporting politician accused of groping male staffer
Author: 0 #MeToo-supporting politician accused of groping male staffer

Garcia said she would comply with the investigation. Fierro did not report the incident at the time , but in January - inspired by the #MeToo movement - he told his former boss, Assemblyman Ian Calderon; Calderon reported the incident to the Assembly Rules Committee, which launched an investigation, POLITICO reported .