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People 2 feared dead as Japanese defense force helicopter crashes in residential area
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Smoke billows from a house as police and firefighters inspect it after a Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force's AH-64 Apache attack helicopter crashed in a residential area in Kanzaki, Saga prefecture yesterday, setting a home on fire. Her grandmother was inside an adjacent house that was partially damaged by the fire, but she too escaped safely. It flew about 6 kilometers before crashing.

People One dead, five injured in record Moscow snowfall
Author: 0 One dead, five injured in record Moscow snowfall

On Saturday, one was killed and another two were injured due to heavy snow downing trees, Moscow's Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said in his VK social network account. Deputy Mayor of Moscow Peter Biryukov said that 800,000 cubic meters of snow was ploughed from the streets on Sunday. He encouraged residents to use public transport in the coming days.

People Modi's visit to Palestine, UAE, Oman of strategic importance
Author: 0 Modi's visit to Palestine, UAE, Oman of strategic importance

Both these countries have a sizable Indian diaspora. Giving details of the Palestine leg of the visit, B. Bala Bhaskar, Joint Secretary ( West Asia and North Africa) in the MEA, said that Modi will visit Ramallah on February 10 and hold talks with the Palestinian leadership following a number of agreements will be signed.

People Time to clean house at Justice, the Federal Bureau of Investigation
Author: 0 Time to clean house at Justice, the Federal Bureau of Investigation

The four-page memo concluded the Federal Bureau of Investigation relied excessively on opposition research funded by Democrats in a dossier compiled by a former British spy, Christopher Steele , as its sought approval from a US surveillance court in October 2016 to monitor Carter Page , a Trump campaign adviser, and his links to Russian Federation.

People Syria Denies US Allegations on Chemical Weapons
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On Saturday, militants downed the Russian plane using a man-portable air-defense system (MANPADS), according to Russia's Defense Ministry . It is the first time a Russian fighter has been shot down by Syrian rebels attempting to overthrow the government of Bashar al-Assad in Syria .

People Metuh brought to courtroom on stretcher
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The politician was stretchered into the Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday, following the threat by Justice Okon Abang to revoke his bail if he failed to appear in court on Monday. "Anybody can sit in his house and write this", Abang said. "May I disabuse the mind of everybody (the court, the gallery and the defence team) that we are prosecutors, not persecutors".

People Trump Touts Economy and Tax Reform in Ohio
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President Trump promoted the effects of that tax bill in a speech at Sheffer, bringing employees on stage to talk about what they'd do with their bonuses. First lady Melania Trump traveled with the president to OH to pursue a different agenda. She went to Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center where hospital officials briefed her on opioids.

People Authorities searching for 'wanted fugitive' in child sex assault video shared online
Author: 0 Authorities searching for 'wanted fugitive' in child sex assault video shared online

The problem with sharing this video is that every time this video is shared and viewed, the victim is exposed to more shame and victimization. Moore is described as 6' tall, weighing 214 pounds. Police in Montgomery, Alabama, said a second man was arrested in connection with the case. Police have already made one arrest for distribution of the video - 42-year-old Jerrell Washington.

People US, Russia Face Deadline for Nuclear Arsenal Reduction
Author: 0 US, Russia Face Deadline for Nuclear Arsenal Reduction

February 5 was the deadline for the two countries to comply with the New START deal, which restricts each to 1,550 deployed strategic nuclear warheads and 700 deployed intercontinental ballistic missiles and strategic bombers. Some of them fear another important arms-control agreement - the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty - is on the verge of collapse, amid US accusations that Russian Federation has deployed a prohibited missile system.

People Chinese national shot in Karachi 'targeted' attack dies
Author: 0 Chinese national shot in Karachi 'targeted' attack dies

Khan said the Chinese in Pakistan had been provided with adequate security; however, in this particular instance, the injured were travelling without their security guards at the time of attack. Additionally, another Chinese man suffered injuries in the same incident. Chinese presence is growing in Pakistan as Beijing has pledged US$57 billion for the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, a flagship " Belt and Road " project that first focused on Chinese firms building roads and power ...

People SC reiterates khap panchayats can not interfere in decisions to marry
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The Supreme Court of India on Monday told "khap" panchayats - or kangaroo courts - not to become conscience keepers of society, saying that no one should interfere in the marriage of two consenting adults, Hindustan Times reported . The matter of inter-gotra marriages was also raised. the counsel argued that only 3% of the honour killings were due to inter-gotra marriages and the rest of the 97% was due to inter-faith marriages.

People 5-year-old Delhi boy rescued from kidnappers after 12 days
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In a midnight rescue operation, a Delhi Police crime branch team led by a Deputy Commissioner of Police-rank officer, rescued the kidnapped child from the kidnappers' hideout in Ghaziabad. They had held the bus driver at gunpoint threatening to shoot him if he raised an alarm as they kidnapped the child. On January 25, when the boy was going to school along with his sister in the school bus, he was kidnapped by two motorcycle-borne men in Dilshad Garden area of Delhi.

People Paris terror attacks suspect goes on trial
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That is a right which I have", he said, adding: "My silence does not make me a criminal or guilty". He also said Muslims are "judged and treated in the worst of ways, mercilessly", and that he is putting his trust in Allah . When police hunting for the Paris suspects went to an apartment in the southern Brussels borough of Forest, those inside opened fire, wounding several officers.

People International Olympic Committee defies CAS, bans 15 Russians from Olympics
Author: 0 International Olympic Committee defies CAS, bans 15 Russians from Olympics

However, their suspensions were overtuened last Thursday by the Court of Arbitration for Sport's (CAS ) in Lausanne. However, 169 Russians who have passed strict anti-doping protocols, are to compete under a neutral flag. Russian officials and athletes have said they're also planning more legal action. The court also partially upheld appeals of 11 Russian athletes, replacing a life ban from all Olympic Games with a ban on participating only in the PyeongChang Games.

People Turkey ready to attack American troops among Kurds
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The interior ministry described the campaign in a statement. He said that 935 "terrorists have been neutralised" so far in the operation. This was Turkey's deadliest day since the start of the Afrin offensive in Syria two weeks ago.

People China to block access to foreign crypto exchanges, ICOs
Author: 0 China to block access to foreign crypto exchanges, ICOs

The Chinese government had already attempted to stop cryptocurrency trading by banning ICOs and shutting down domestic exchanges . Following China's ban on ICOs and cryptocurrency exchanges in September past year, many businessmen relocated to Hong Kong or Japan while they were still raising funds from investors in mainland China, which is still home to some of the biggest Bitcoin miners in the world.

People First Lady Melania Trump visiting Cincinnati Children's Hospital Monday
Author: 0 First Lady Melania Trump visiting Cincinnati Children's Hospital Monday

The president went off to Sheffer Corp .in the city of Blue Ash to promote the package of tax cuts he signed into law previous year. Hertenstein, who described both Trump and White House counselor Kellyanne Conway as gracious and engaged, said she hopes the high-profile visit will draw attention to the need for NAS care all over the country.

People Will Raise AP's Case With PM Modi, Rajnath Tells TDP
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Despite the disappointment with the budget, TDP is expecting a positive response from the centre in the next four days, Chowdary said . Further, there was news of the party president Amit Shah's phone talk with Chandrababu Nadu. "Naiduji is feeling slighted and that is why he got in touch with Uddhav sahib", he said. He also reiterated his party will fight all future elections alone.

People Wagner to be probed again over Wood death
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At a press conference held at the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department on Monday, Lieutenant John Corina said detectives were getting closer to finding the truth behind Natalie Wood's mysterious death in 1981, according to Deadline . "He can say I don't want to talk", Lt. Corina said. This is not "what are you having for dinner" - this is serious stuff. She was found floating in the water, wearing a red down jacket and a flannel nightgown.

People Militant escapes from Indian police custody in Kashmir
Author: 0 Militant escapes from Indian police custody in Kashmir

Immediately after the incident, the entire area around the hospital was sealed by the security forces and an intensive search operation launched to nab the terrorist. Patients and hospital staff panicked but none were injured. "He is probably an outsider", SSP Srinagar Imtiaz Ismail Parray said. Though a police official on condition of anonymity said that it was a militant attack, well placed sources suggested that that there was no other militant except the prisoner- Naveen Ahmed alias ...

People India successfully tests nuclear Agni-I missile off Odisha coast
Author: 0 India successfully tests nuclear Agni-I missile off Odisha coast

This is the 18th version of Agni missile, and is capable of reaching its target withing the parameters and the time limit that is set for it. Recently, on January 18, 2018, India successfully completed its "first pre-induction trial" of a 5000 kilometer-range (3017 miles) intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), Agni-V.

People SC lawmakers react to Amtrack train crash
Author: 0 SC lawmakers react to Amtrack train crash

An Amtrak passenger train collided with a CSX freight train in SC on Sunday, killing at least two people and injuring at least 50, the Lexington County Sheriff's Department said on Twitter . Instead, it took it off to a siding track where the CSX train was parked. Gloria and Walt Johnson, live in Angier and were on the train - which stopped in Raleigh - headed to Miami for a two-week vacation.

People Brooklyn Nets acquire Rashad Vaughn, 2nd round pick for Tyler Zeller
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Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports that the Bucks are receiving center Tyler Zeller from the Nets, and are giving them guard Rashad Vaughn and a "protected" second round pick in the 2018 raft. He was originally a first-round pick of the Dallas Mavericks in 2012. Vaughn appeared in just 22 games for the Bucks this season, after appearing in 70 as a rookie and 41 during the 2016-17 campaign.

People Israel Legalizes West Bank Outpost After Resident Killed
Author: 0 Israel Legalizes West Bank Outpost After Resident Killed

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told his weekly Cabinet meeting that his government will legalize Havat Gilad to "allow the continuing of normal life there". "All settlements in the West Bank, including in Jerusalem , are illegal", said Wasel Abu Youssef, a member of the Palestine Liberation Organisation's executive committee.

People US Threatens Venezuelan Oil Embargo, Would Support a Military Coup
Author: 0 US Threatens Venezuelan Oil Embargo, Would Support a Military Coup

Tillerson added that the situation is becoming dire in Venezuela and that not doing anything to bring this to an end is also asking the population to suffer for a much longer time. "[While] over there visiting Argentina, Rex Tillerson just threatened us with an oil embargo. Nothing and nobody is going to stop us". Reporters, who the Times said "paid large sums" to travel with Tillerson, were only allowed to cover him chatting with park officials, despite the ride being included in the ...

People DFP thanks Pakistan for observing 'Kashmir Solidarity Day'
Author: 0 DFP thanks Pakistan for observing 'Kashmir Solidarity Day'

Moreover, the prime minister said Pakistan fought longest war against terrorism, adding they had lost 6,000 troops in the war against terrorism. While expressing solidarity with people of Kashmir, General Qamar Javed Bajwa said independence is the destination of Kashmir and it will arrive soon.

People Japan launches world's smallest rocket
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The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency ( JAXA ) launched on Saturday the world's smallest rocket with the ability to put a micro-satellite into orbit, following a failed attempt and several postponements over the previous year. This time the upgraded SS-520-5 flew with an additional third stage. JAXA used off-the-shelf parts for the electronic circuits and other components to demonstrate low-priced technologies for launching this ultra-small satellite.

People Colorado deputy killed, 4 others injured shootout
Author: 0 Colorado deputy killed, 4 others injured shootout

One Colorado Springs police officer was wounded and in surgery. Deputy Flick leaves behind a wife and 7-year-old twins. " Deputy Flick was an outstanding member of my agency and he will be missed", said Sheriff Bill Elder. Police are asking people to avoid the area of North Murray Boulevard and Galley in Colorado Springs. "We will once more come together to provide sympathy and strength for the deputy's loved ones and pray for the recovery of those injured, " Hickenlooper's ...

People House intelligence panel to take up Democratic memo
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The memo alleges the government obtained its warrant to spy on Carter Page based on a disputed dossier compiled by an ex-spy retained by an opposition research firm and financed by Democrats. Trump has said the memo " totally vindicates " him in the Russian Federation probe. Tensions between Trump and the Democrats were high before the vote, as the president and Schiff traded insults on Twitter Monday morning - less than a week after Trump called for more bipartisanship in his State of ...

People Amit Shah slams Congress for GST, pakodas jibe
Author: 0 Amit Shah slams Congress for GST, pakodas jibe

He also attacked former finance minister P Chidambaram for his criticism of Modi's claim that a person selling pakoras should be counted among the employed. "Is this the understanding of people?" On this, Shah said that the ruling party is considering to name the scheme as "Namo healthcare" now and commented saying that he is aware that the initiative of naming the scheme according to what has been decided will lead to 'some people making noise'.