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People India win first ever gold in women's table tennis at CWG
Author: 0 India win first ever gold in women's table tennis at CWG

Paddler Manika Batra inspired India to a historic gold medal with her stunning singles victories, fashioning an unthinkable 3-1 win over formidable Singapore in the final of the women's team event at the Commonwealth Games . However, Vaivai registered 97 kg to take the lead after the completion of the opening attempts. The Indian equalled that in her third and last attempt and Vaivai's failure to lift 103 meant both lifters ended the snatch phase at the joint top spot.

People Barcelona equal LaLiga's all-time unbeaten record with win over Leganes
Author: 0 Barcelona equal LaLiga's all-time unbeaten record with win over Leganes

But there is one area where Barca have not been able to match up to La Real, and that is defensively, conceding three more than the record-setters. Messi flipped his third goal over Cuellar after receiving a pass from Ousmane Dembele in the 87th. In addition to his goals and assists, his unquestionable value to the team can be seen in the fact that in the two games he has started on the bench, Barca were trailing until their talisman came on and helped rescue them.

People Gary Neville: 'Manchester City damaged by Manchester United defeat'
Author: 0 Gary Neville: 'Manchester City damaged by Manchester United defeat'

But they were shocking for the last 25 minutes of the first half. The shock defeat - just days after their 3-0 hammering at the hands of Liverpool in the Champions League - means the champagne remains on ice for now. Nonetheless, they were 2-0 up within half an hour thanks to a Vincent Kompany header from a corner and a clever finish from Ilkay Guendogan. United crumbled, just like City did at Anfield on Wednesday.

People Trade War Would Be 'Stomach Punch' To NC Farmers
Author: 0 Trade War Would Be 'Stomach Punch' To NC Farmers

A second point to be considered is the large export capacity of the United States , which Brazil will not be able to replace. Now that the White House has chosen the tariff route, Beijing and Washington will either find some way to resolve long-festering problems or the nations will find themselves indefinitely facing economically destructive constraints, since there seems to be little likelihood that either country would climb down on tariffs should talks fail.

Author: 0 CLOSING BELL: Markets tank as Trump steps up tariff threats against China

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the Trump administration is talking with Chinese officials and is willing to negotiate to resolve the trade dispute. They have provided less than a tenth of the $18 billion Trump requested. The dollar, which has tended to fall when trade tensions rise, was largely flat but is up half a percent this week.

Author: 0 Paris condemns Israeli army's 'indiscriminate fire' in Gaza

In a statement, Maja Kocijancic, the European Union spokeswoman for foreign affairs and security policy , referred to the killing of nine Palestinians, including a minor and a journalist, in Gaza on Friday and the injuring of hundreds more by Israeli forces.

People Russian Federation requests Boris Johnson meeting over Salisbury nerve agent attack
Author: 0 Russian Federation requests Boris Johnson meeting over Salisbury nerve agent attack

The Foreign Office has accused Russian Federation of pursuing "a diversionary tactic" after the embassy in London requested a meeting with Boris Johnson to discuss the Salisbury attack . It added: "It's over three weeks since we asked Russian Federation to engage constructively and answer a number of questions relating to the attempted assassinations of Mr Skripal and his daughter".

People Viktor Orban predicted to win third term in Hungary elections
Author: 0 Viktor Orban predicted to win third term in Hungary elections

Orban is seeking his third consecutive term and fourth overall and his campaign has been almost exclusively about opposing migration. "From here I will go and take part in mobilising voters". Vona's Jobbik party started out as xenophobic group well known for its anti-Semitic views. Some pollsters said voter turnout above 70 percent could signal that the opposition was mobilising supporters efficiently, and might even deprive Fidesz of its parliamentary majority.

People Watchdog threatens fine over Facebook data leaks
Author: 0 Watchdog threatens fine over Facebook data leaks

Reports also surfaced detailing AIQ's alleged ties to Cambridge Analytica , and to the U.K.'s Vote Leave campaign during the Brexit referendum. Facebook says most of the affected users (more than 70 million) are in the USA, though there are over a million each in the Philippines, Indonesia and the United Kingdom.

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Author: 0 "Black Panther" Now 10th Highest-Grossing Movie of All Time

Making over $1 billion globally, Black Panther is now the 10th highest-grossing movie of all time worldwide and fourth overall within the USA, surpassing the likes of Marvel's The Avengers and Jurassic World . Almost two months after opening, the Marvel blockbuster continues to rake in revenue at the box office, and The Hollywood Reporter reports that by the end of this weekend the film's domestic gross will exceed $695 million.

People Facebook to make 'unsend' feature available in messages soon
Author: 0 Facebook to make 'unsend' feature available in messages soon

Zuckerberg's scheduled for two hearings next week before Congress, where he will be questioned by lawmakers who have expressed dismay at Russian use of Facebook during the 2016 election , and the exposure of data to Cambridge Analytica , which worked on President Trump's campaign.

Author: 0 Journalist killed by Israeli forces while covering protests

The 30-year-old was one of nine Palestinians killed on Friday . At least five of Friday's 40 wounded were in critical condition, according to the Gaza health ministry. Hamas , the Islamic terror group which has ruled Gaza since a 2007 takeover and calls for Israel's destruction, has called for a series of protests until May 15, the 70th anniversary of the State of Israel, which the Palestinians observe as Nakba Day, meaning Day of Catastrophe.

People SKorean ex-Prez Park gets 24-yr jail for graft
Author: 0 SKorean ex-Prez Park gets 24-yr jail for graft

A South Korean court has sentenced former President Park Geun-hye to 24 years in prison after she was found guilty of corruption. The insults carried by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency on Saturday came a day after the Seoul Central District Court found Park guilty on a variety of charges, including bribery, extortion and abuse of power.

Author: 0 United States imposes curbs on 189 Russian individuals, entities

Including the new U.S. sanctions of Russian oligarchs, the White House claims they have now sanctioned 189 individuals and entities related to "the Russian government's ongoing and increasingly brazen pattern of malign activities across the world" according to an administration official.

People BJP Foundation Day: BJP won't remove reservation to SC/ST, says Amit Shah
Author: 0 BJP Foundation Day: BJP won't remove reservation to SC/ST, says Amit Shah

I have a heard a saying that when everything is washed away in a flood, only a Vat Vriksha ( Banyan tree ) stands tall. The public thinks the Congress' decades of rule was inefficient, Shah said. Later, at a press conference, the BJP chief said, "I apologise if anyone felt bad, but I was only talking in the context of ideologies". The BJP will never scrap reservations, and not just that, it will never let you touch reservations either.

People Bollywood actor Salman Khan granted bail in poaching case
Author: 0 Bollywood actor Salman Khan granted bail in poaching case

The bail has been awarded to the actor by Judge Ravindra Kumar Joshi , with two bonds of ₹50,000 each. The actor was convicted by a trial court and sentenced to five years in prison for killing two black bucks during the shooting of Hum Saath Saath Hain 1997 here.

People Hillary Clinton Jokes That Fox News Is 'Trying To Impeach Me'
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton Jokes That Fox News Is 'Trying To Impeach Me'

A day earlier, speaking at a women-only workplace in New York City, Clinton said the USA was in a "very bad spot". "Fox News is always trying to impeach me, so somebody needs to tell them, that doesn't apply to a private citizen", the former Democratic presidential candidate told a group of women in New York City Tuesday.

People Governor ends bottled water deliveries to Flint
Author: 0 Governor ends bottled water deliveries to Flint

Friday evening we spoke with a mom whose son became the face of the Flint water crisis to get her reaction to the state's announcement that the city's water quality has been restored and the four remaining distribution centers will close.

People Broncos tragedy hits Senators forward Zack Smith hard
Author: 0 Broncos tragedy hits Senators forward Zack Smith hard

The crash killed the junior hockey team's head coach, Darcy Haugan, captain Logan Schatz, forwards Jaxon Joseph and Logan Hunter, defenceman Stephen Wack and the team's play-by-play radio announcer, Tyler Bieber. The Western Hockey League Swift Current Broncos expressed their condolences. "That chaos would have been very real last night - I can only imagine what was going on with those first responders and the scene", said Kennedy, who recalls being on autopilot after impact.

People SEE YA! President Trump DITCHES White House Press Dinner for Second Year
Author: 0 SEE YA! President Trump DITCHES White House Press Dinner for Second Year

Since taking up the presidency, Trump has strongly favoured news outlets that provide glowing coverage such as Fox News, The Daily Caller, Newsmax. "They're like novelists. "And the dinner was a massive failure", Trump said. A few days prior, he also claimed that there was "so much fake news" and that it had "never been more voluminous or more inaccurate".

People US President Donald Trump threatens $100 billion more tariffs on China
Author: 0 US President Donald Trump threatens $100 billion more tariffs on China

Financial markets have swung wildly over the past few days in response to fears of escalating trade tensions between the world's two biggest economies. Before the latest announcement, USA lawmakers had reacted with mounting concern on Thursday over the threat to the American agricultural sector from the trade confrontation with China.

People Syrian Forces Intensify Attacks On Rebel Pocket Near Damascus
Author: 0 Syrian Forces Intensify Attacks On Rebel Pocket Near Damascus

Director General of al-Mouwasat Hospital, Dr. Issam Zakarya al-Ameen, said that the center's ER received six bodies of martyred civilians including a child and 32 injured people, 10 of them with serious wounds. Jaish al-Islam has insisted on remaining in the town. The incident happened on Saturday when airstrikes were carried out in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta near the capital Damascus.

People BJP MPs to observe fast to protest impasse in Parliament: PM Modi
Author: 0 BJP MPs to observe fast to protest impasse in Parliament: PM Modi

The Nagina MP demanded the Modi government to move a legislation in the next session of Parliament which could make provisions for reservation in promotion of government employees. "In the era of social media and communication, if we remain inactive, those anti-national, anti-social, selfish, wrong-doers will occupy that space".

People Syrian airstrikes in eastern Ghouta reportedly kill 27 civilians
Author: 0 Syrian airstrikes in eastern Ghouta reportedly kill 27 civilians

State media reported on Saturday that the soldiers pushed deeper into Douma from western and southern fronts during their ground offensive . Syrian rebels accused to Bashar Assad regime of attacking civilians in the eastern Ghouta region with chemical weapons on Saturday, killing some 35 people and injuring hundreds.

People Charter bus shooting leaves three dead
Author: 0 Charter bus shooting leaves three dead

On arrival, the police discovered three bodies inside the bus. Three people are dead after a shooting on a charter bus around 3:30 Saturday morning. "The shooting happened within the locale of Auburn avenue and also Johnston Avenue", authorities said. The suspect fled the scene and police have not located him yet.

People Snow moves in overnight followed by breezy conditions
Author: 0 Snow moves in overnight followed by breezy conditions

As the day progresses, the precipitation will move southeast of New England and skies will transition from mostly cloudy to partly sunny. Highs today will range from the the low 50's in the valleys of southwest Montana to only the 30's in northwest Montana and areas along the divide.

People Father arrested for killing 5-year-old son
Author: 0 Father arrested for killing 5-year-old son

According to the Tennessean, Joe Clyde, who was non-verbal, had a history of wandering away from his family's rural property, about 25 miles southwest of Nashville, in the past. Joe Clyde Daniels was last seen at his home Tuesday night . On April 6th, TBI agents changed their focus to a criminal investigation. As the search continued to unfold, the community rallied and volunteers prayed the blonde-haird, blue-eyed boy would be found.

People Weeks after poison attack, former Russian Federation spy, his daughter, in stable condition
Author: 0 Weeks after poison attack, former Russian Federation spy, his daughter, in stable condition

On Thursday, Ms Skripal spoke for the first time since the poisonings and said her father was "sleeping", raising hopes that both may recover and give investigators vital clues about how and why they were targeted. She also suggested Sergei and Yulia were poisoned by eating some "bad fish". Russian Federation called a UN Security Council meeting on Thursday to discuss the Skripal poisoning and offer rival interpretations, including that it amounted to a plot by British secret service.

People OH man arrested for allegedly attacking girlfriend with a pizza
Author: 0 OH man arrested for allegedly attacking girlfriend with a pizza

The auto sped away and struck a marked police vehicle. Clearwater Police Department detectives say Douglas Clark Harry Hoover, 37, walked up to the 76-year-old woman as she was about to get into her auto. Dixie was taken into custody and has been charged with felony aggravated battery, felony criminal conspiracy to commit battery and felony burglary.

People Temps, rain will fall Saturday; some could see snow
Author: 0 Temps, rain will fall Saturday; some could see snow

But clearly it's the South Island most exposed to the cold snap with snow on the ranges and some alpine passes and only mid single digit highs for some towns. Then we might FINALLY be able to turn a corner and get some warmer weather in here, but that would hold off until the end of next week. Sunday the chances of showers are slim.