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People New home launches plunge 78% in 2017
Author: 0 New home launches plunge 78% in 2017

The report said that the share of affordable homes among new projects rocket from 53 per cent in 2016 to 83 per cent in 2017 indicating developers' focus towards properties within Rs 5 lakh price bracket. "This includes bouquet of incentives such as waivers on stamp duty, floor rise and assured rental schemes". "The residential market also witnessed a drop of 86 per cent and 56 per cent in the half yearly launches and sales respectively, from the peak levels during H1 2011".

People U.S. announces new travel advisory, asks citizens not to visit Pakistan
Author: 0 U.S. announces new travel advisory, asks citizens not to visit Pakistan

The US said its new travel advisory is simpler and replaces all previous travel warnings and alerts. "In the past, there have been large-scale terrorist attacks resulting in hundreds of casualties", it says. "So it's going to be very obvious", Bernier-Toth said. Major European allies like Britain, France and Germany are put in Level Two with "exercise increased caution", warning while Uzbekistan got Level One for which the American should "exercise usual precautions".

People USA blocks Ant Financial's acquisition of MoneyGram
Author: 0 USA blocks Ant Financial's acquisition of MoneyGram

The two companies said in a joint statement Tuesday that they had been unable to secure approval from Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) "despite extensive efforts to address the Committee's concerns", the Wall Street Journal reports.

People Trump Plans to Bring 'America First' Message to Davos Elites
Author: 0 Trump Plans to Bring 'America First' Message to Davos Elites

His visit will mark the first time a sitting US president has attended the event in almost 20 years.The gathering of political leaders and business executives will take place on January 23-26. American presidents have rarely attended, partly to avoid the perception of being too close to the elite circle that usually attends. Trump's administration is embracing Davos this year after previously spurning the gathering of the world's economic elite.

People Camila Cabello can finally
Author: 0 Camila Cabello can finally "exhale" now that debut album "Camila" is out

Camila Cabello remembers Fifth Harmony's performance at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards and still is hurt by the not-so-subtle dig at her sudden departure. After " Camila " dropped, the album skyrocketed to No. 1 on the iTunes Album chart in 92 countries. While various versions of what and who caused the split have been in the press ever since, Cabello said in a new interview that she didn't want to leave the group - and that she was essentially given an ultimatum.

People There'll be bloodshed in Zimbabwe if 'illegal regime' stays - Mugabe ally
Author: 0 There'll be bloodshed in Zimbabwe if 'illegal regime' stays - Mugabe ally

Moyo, who was interviewed by Zeinab Badawi on the popular talkshow, Hardtalk, claimed that the current government is illegitimate by virtue of ascending to power through the bullet and not the ballot. "If they don't act, just as the sun will rise tomorrow, Zimbabwe will be another Somalia". "There is nothing amiss about that status his excellency (Mnangagwa) gave to Magura even if he did not go to war", Moyo said.

People Tamil Nadu transport unions end strike, to resume work from today
Author: 0 Tamil Nadu transport unions end strike, to resume work from today

The Tamil Nadu government came under controversy recently, when they almost doubled the salaries of its MLAs while the transport workers were on strike demanding increase in wages. The Opposition DMK in Tamil Nadu on Friday told the State Assembly that its MLAs did not want any hike in their salary and that it would be given to the Chief Minister's Public Relief Fund.

People Trump allies defend him against book's claims
Author: 0 Trump allies defend him against book's claims

Miller called Tapper "condescending" and attempted to say that CNN has 24/7 negative coverage of Trump and the viewers deserved to hear three minutes of the truth. Bannon's comments were previewed in Wolff's just-released tome, " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House". Stephen Miller , Trinity '07, butted heads with Jake Tapper in a heated interview on CNN's " State of the Union " Sunday.

People Raising farmer's income key to better agricultural production: Rajiv Kumar
Author: 0 Raising farmer's income key to better agricultural production: Rajiv Kumar

NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar addressed in the press meet after the economists-conference that employment was one of the major issue discussed for the duration of the pre-union-budget-conference. Several presentations were made to the Prime Minister during the meeting after which, he thanked the participants for their suggestions and observations and assured them that the Government will consider these.

People Human Trafficking Awareness Day initiatives
Author: 0 Human Trafficking Awareness Day initiatives

In recent years, OH has enacted laws toughening punishment for traffickers and those who buy their services, and shifting the focus toward treating those who have been trafficked more like victims and less like criminals when they're picked up for prostitution or other crimes.

People California state budget: Here's why to hold the applause for Brown
Author: 0 California state budget: Here's why to hold the applause for Brown

Sacramento Democrats see Brown's pragmatic budgeting style as the political philosophy of a lame duck , with shriveling power to reward allies and punish enemies. "I will be working with the administration and my colleagues in the Legislature to expand our efforts on disaster recovery and preparedness". "California community colleges are serving 2.1 million students each year, but we are still not meeting the needs of 2.5 million others who for a variety of reasons can not attend classes on ...

People FIRs Being Used To Strong Arm Journalists, Says Mamata Banerjee
Author: 0 FIRs Being Used To Strong Arm Journalists, Says Mamata Banerjee

The CU has announced that it will bestow the honorary D.Litt on the Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief, an alumnus, for her contribution to social service at its convocation on January 11. Petitioners also argue that serious doubts have already been raised in public domain over academic credentials of Mamata Banerjee including her so-called "PhD Degree" which she herself refrains from using.

People Drunk Russian Steals Wine After Crashing Armored Personnel Carrier Into Store
Author: 0 Drunk Russian Steals Wine After Crashing Armored Personnel Carrier Into Store

The man originally stole the vehicle from a a "motorsport training ground" nearby, drove it through a forest, and then finally through the window of a convenience store. Here, he made a decision to jump out of the vehicle and into the shop to steal a bottle of wine, the local online Hibinform .ru reports. The shop was not licensed to sell alcohol that early in the morning, the agency added.

People Aftershocks hit Iran-Iraq border after deadly November quake
Author: 0 Aftershocks hit Iran-Iraq border after deadly November quake

In Baghdad, people felt a quake shake the Iraqi capital, followed by what felt like aftershocks. The region, largely rebuilt in recent decades after Iran and Iraq's ruinous 1980s war, saw many buildings collapse or sustain major damage in the November quake.

People Black Nazarene: Philippines holds major religious procession amid tight anti-terror security
Author: 0 Black Nazarene: Philippines holds major religious procession amid tight anti-terror security

Police say more than one million people have joined the Catholic ritual. Spain colonized the archipelago in the 16th century and spread the faith. The Philippine Red Cross said it had assisted more than 600 devotees who were feeling unwell, or suffered injuries during the early stages of the parade as the crowd swelled and many clamoured to reach out towards the icon.

People Three reasons it's okay to trade Lonzo Ball
Author: 0 Three reasons it's okay to trade Lonzo Ball

Bruins relying on outside shooting, but will it work in the long run? They don't want to play for him ", and "He's too young. Honestly, it was the best thing Ball could have done for the Bruins. The Utah Jazz don't face Dallas again until February 24, and maybe by then somebody can explain to Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle how the NBA's deal with ESPN works.

People Sushma Swaraj to Begin 5-day Visit To ASEAN Countries
Author: 0 Sushma Swaraj to Begin 5-day Visit To ASEAN Countries

Radio website in Hindi language also", she had replied. He said Hindi was an official language and not a national language and there was no need to make it an official language at the UN. All member nations have to bear the expenses of making Hindi an official UN language, she said. Seeking to promote Hindi raises an important question.

People Manafort sues over Russian Federation probe, claiming Mueller exceeded authority
Author: 0 Manafort sues over Russian Federation probe, claiming Mueller exceeded authority

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort filed a lawsuit against the Department of Justice , special counsel Robert Mueller , and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Wednesday. January 3, 2018 (EIRNS)-Paul Manafort filed a civil suit on Wednesday against Rod Rosenstein , Robert Mueller , and the United States Department of Justice.

People Yakuza boss arrested in Thailand after tattoos go viral
Author: 0 Yakuza boss arrested in Thailand after tattoos go viral

Japanese gang member Shigeharu Shirai displays his tattoos at a police station during a press conference in Lopburi, central Thailand, Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. In a video provided by Thai police, Shirai is shown wearing a baseball cap and a short-sleeve shirt that he pulled down to reveal colorful irezumi tattoos, which are often associated with underworld figures, on his arms and torso.

People Talks On Terror Can Go On, Not Terror And Talks
Author: 0 Talks On Terror Can Go On, Not Terror And Talks

India for the first time confirmed January 11 that National Security Advisor Ajit Doval held talks with his Pakistani counterpart Nasir Khan Janjua in Bangkok last month with a focus on how to fight terror and end cross-border terrorism.

People Lalu aides in jail to 'serve' him? RJD denies charge
Author: 0 Lalu aides in jail to 'serve' him? RJD denies charge

The special CBI court in Ranchi will be delivering its judgment in another case of fodder scam on January 24. He also appeared in RC38A/96 and RC47A/96 in the Special Courts of Shiv Pal Singh and SS Prasad respectively, added the advocate.

People USA is Giving Weapons to Terror Group in Syria, Turkey Says
Author: 0 USA is Giving Weapons to Terror Group in Syria, Turkey Says

No replacement has been named yet. Turkey and the United States have been at loggerheads over Washington's policy of support for the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, which Ankara views as an extension of the Kurdistan Workers Party ( PKK ) waging an insurgency in southeastern Turkey.

People Malaysia's opposition names Mahathir for premiership in upcoming elections
Author: 0 Malaysia's opposition names Mahathir for premiership in upcoming elections

Sunday's decision means that Mahathir could return as prime minister 15 years after he stepped down from the position. With the country's most popular opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim now in jail on sodomy charges, the authoritarian who ran the country for two decades is seen as the biggest threat for current premier Najib Razak , who must call an election by August.

People Record number of patients left on hospital trolleys
Author: 0 Record number of patients left on hospital trolleys

Paul is just one of the nearly 600 patients on trolleys in hospitals around the country today. "I am committed to breaking the cycle of overcrowding in the health service". The hospitals worst affected are University Hospital Limerick with 52 patients waiting, St Luke's in Kilkenny with 46 and Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore with 37.

People Tres Tinkle scores 18, but Oregon State falls at Arizona
Author: 0 Tres Tinkle scores 18, but Oregon State falls at Arizona

Arizona State got just eight points from their bench, leaving the scoring duties to their trio of guards, which saw senior Kodi Justice take centerstage on Thursday. It's a matchup of opposites, with the Wildcats featuring a dizzying offensive attack spearheaded by a three-headed monster of Deandre Ayton, Allonzo Trier and Rawle Alkins-who score 20.4, 19.6 and 15.6 points per game, respectively.

People Rubio To Hold Hearing On 'Sonic Attacks' On US Diplomats In Cuba
Author: 0 Rubio To Hold Hearing On 'Sonic Attacks' On US Diplomats In Cuba

After the incidents, the United States recalled a number of non-essential diplomats and their families from Cuba and expelled 15 Cubans from the embassy in Washington. The FBI has found no evidence that American diplomats in Havana were the victims of attacks with unknown weapons, according to Republican Sen. The Senate is holding a hearing Tuesday on the mysterious "sonic attacks" that reportedly sickened USA diplomats and other personnel in Cuba.

People Colorado Shooter Not Yet ID'd, 'Ambushed' Officers
Author: 0 Colorado Shooter Not Yet ID'd, 'Ambushed' Officers

At least one deputy died and four others were injured in the incident near Denver , according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office . "We do not have any information on civilian casualties at this time ". The officers arrived at the apartment just after 5 a.m. "It was definitely on the dark side of the spectrum", University of Wyoming Police Chief Mike Samp said.

People South African Zuma to set up anti-graft probe
Author: 0 South African Zuma to set up anti-graft probe

The president said that "this matter can not wait any longer". President Jacob Zuma's cheerleader‚ the ANC Youth League‚ has vowed to oppose any attempts to have him recalled at Wednesday's special national executive committee (NEC) meeting in East London.