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People Reporters Without Borders accuses Israel of deliberately targeting journalists
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Fifty-one Palestinians have been killed by Israeli forces in the West Bank and Gaza so far this year, including Iyad Zabarka, a 30-year-old Palestinian citizen of Israel who was shot dead by soldiers in the West Bank while fleeing the scene after he reportedly crashed a stolen auto during a chase with a private security company on Tuesday.

People CWG 2018 Sanjita Chanu wins India's second gold medal
Author: 0 CWG 2018 Sanjita Chanu wins India's second gold medal

World champion Matthew Glaetzer, favourite to win the men's sprint gold at the Commonwealth Games , crashed out of the preliminary rounds on Saturday after an "embarrassing" tactical blunder against Malaysian rank outsider Muhammad Sahrom.

People India Bans Bitcoin and All Cryptocurrency Purchases
Author: 0 India Bans Bitcoin and All Cryptocurrency Purchases

In the wake of RBI guidelines to stop dealing in cryptocurrencies , the traders indulge in such businesses have called for a campaign against the central bank, saying that they will continue to deal in virtual currencies. The more authoritarian regimes make it harder for people to use their own money, the harder people will work to get around those limitations - and, in doing so, create means of financial empowerment that can not be centrally controlled.

People Fresh raids pound Syrian rebels as talks falter
Author: 0 Fresh raids pound Syrian rebels as talks falter

It was the second day of heavy bombardment on Douma, with at least 40 civilians killed on Friday in a sudden resumption of strikes after a more than week-long lull. Top Jaish al-Islam political figure Mohammad Alloush yesterday blamed worldwide supporters of Syria's government for hamstringing the talks. Over 33,300 people have left Syria's Duma since March 5, Russian Defense Ministry informed.

People IAF issues global RFI for production of 110 fighter jets in India
Author: 0 IAF issues global RFI for production of 110 fighter jets in India

In what reiterates the government's commitment to Make in India, 85 per cent of the 110 fighters will be made in India. According to reports, manufacturers such as SAAB of Sweden, Lockheed Martin and Boeing of the United States, Dassault of France, MiG of Russian Federation and the European consortium Eurofighter are expected to compete for India's requirement.

People Escanaba child porn case sent to higher court
Author: 0 Escanaba child porn case sent to higher court

The Vatican statement gave no details of the specific accusations against Capella, who was recalled from Washington last September. The Italian monsignor was ordered back to the Vatican from Washington in the summer of 2017 after US officials told the Holy See the priest was being investigated for possible violations of child pornography laws.

People First Alert Weather: Changes for the weekend as a system moves in
Author: 0 First Alert Weather: Changes for the weekend as a system moves in

Saturday starts with isolated showers, but by lunchtime, we are expecting to see moderate to heavy rainfall through the area. Winds are fairly calm this morning and skies are mostly cloudy. We have had gusts around 40 miles per hour throughout the area. We're tracking rain, snow and wind today . Both days will see temperatures in the mid to upper 60s with overnight lows dropping into the 40s north and 50s south.

People IL farmers anxious about local impact of trade war with China
Author: 0 IL farmers anxious about local impact of trade war with China

Even so, the possibility has farmers in IL anxious. But we're going to have a much stronger country when we're finished. Trump remained defiant and argued the pain of the dispute will pay off in the end, while China said that his administration would only "shoot itself in the foot" if it didn't back down from the "extremely wrong" threats.

People Trump Admin Eyes Legislation Aimed At Closing Immigration 'Loopholes'
Author: 0 Trump Admin Eyes Legislation Aimed At Closing Immigration 'Loopholes'

Trump begrudgingly signed a spending bill last month that provided far less money for the wall than he wanted. And much of that money can be used only to fix existing segments, not to build new sections. Meanwhile, the bipartisan option the White House vigorously lobbied against did gain a majority of votes, but fell six votes shy of the 60 needed to advance under Senate rules.

People Family reunited 24 years after daughter went missing
Author: 0 Family reunited 24 years after daughter went missing

The two were fruit sellers at the time and had their own stall in the city of Chengdu. According to The Guardian , Wang had briefly left his daughter while getting change for a customer at a neighboring stand; she was gone when he returned.

People Ex-Tennessee teacher pleads guilty; sentencing set for September
Author: 0 Ex-Tennessee teacher pleads guilty; sentencing set for September

District Court in Nashville. He said the sentence still "holds (Kampas) accountable for what he did". The plea agreement also included the forfeiture of a white Lincoln Navigator and real estate on Meadow Downs Trail in Galloway - an unincorporated community west of Columbus which Jones owns with her 84-year-old grandmother, co-defendant Selena Pruit.

People The Important Questions: Is Jimmy Kimmel an ass clown?
Author: 0 The Important Questions: Is Jimmy Kimmel an ass clown?

So, according to Kimmel, if a joke about her accent makes him an ass clown , Hannity's complicity in all these much more serious acts of disrespect make him the "whole ass circus". He then questioned why Hannity seemed to be taking a harmless Melania Trump joke so badly when there are other more important issues to critique, such as Hannity's continued defence of Roy Moore , who allegedly harassed teenage girls, and how "compassionate" Hannity has suddenly become towards the plight ...

People Magnitude 5.3 Channel Islands quake felt in Santa Clarita
Author: 0 Magnitude 5.3 Channel Islands quake felt in Santa Clarita

The Tsunami Warning System in the Pacific has not issued a tsunami alert. "That's part of life in Southern California", Jones said . Residents across North County felt a sharp jolt and a few seconds of shaking, but no damage has been reported.

People Sensex, Nifty surge over 1% as US-China trade war concerns ease
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty surge over 1% as US-China trade war concerns ease

The broader markets also participated in the rally as there were 2,083 stocks that advanced as against 627, which declined. However, there was a twist in the tale as markets nosedived in the late afternoon session on the back of some fresh worries arising on the trade war between the United States and China.

People U.S. trade deficit widens in February
Author: 0 U.S. trade deficit widens in February

The so-called real trade deficit average for the first two months of 2018 is above the fourth-quarter average of $66.8 billion. Meanwhile, the growth in exports was driven by a 20 percent rebound in volatile aircraft industry and a 5 percent rebound in motor vehicles and parts after plant closures in January.

People Trump Takes Credit For Breaking Up Caravan Of Illegals
Author: 0 Trump Takes Credit For Breaking Up Caravan Of Illegals

Buzzfeed News, which first reported the caravan's movements last week, reported on Tuesday that organizers said the caravan would travel to Mexico City, where only those with valid asylum claims in Mexico or the US would continue moving north to the border.

People French rail unions in showdown with Macron in rolling strike
Author: 0 French rail unions in showdown with Macron in rolling strike

Earlier on Thursday, Macron held talks with a delegation from Syria, including the Kurdish YPG militia, after criticism at home over his response to a Turkish military operation against the militants in the north of the country. Asked whether US forces had been informed of a decision to withdraw or were preparing to do so, a spokesman for the coalition said he would not comment on future operations.

People Marine helicopter crashes near El Centro, all feared dead
Author: 0 Marine helicopter crashes near El Centro, all feared dead

Four US marines are believed to have been killed in a helicopter crash in southern California . Marine officials have not identified the crew's squadron or the base from which it flew, according Capt. Nonetheless, the Super Stallion fleet was described as "inadequate" in November by Marine Lt. Gen. Steven Rudder, the service's deputy commandant for aviation.

People Dallet wins Wisconsin Supreme Court race
Author: 0 Dallet wins Wisconsin Supreme Court race

Turnout was 22.2 percent, the highest for a spring election since 2011 and second-highest over the past 12 Supreme Court elections. Walker, who is seeking a third term in November, previously sounded a wake-up call after a Democrat won a special Senate election in a northwest Wisconsin district Republicans had held since 2001.

People Prince Philip has a had a successful hip operation
Author: 0 Prince Philip has a had a successful hip operation

Prince Philip is recovering in a London hospital following hip replacement surgery. He also did not attend two other recent events at Windsor Castle - the Royal Maundy Service at St George's Chapel on 29 March, and a parade on 22 March to mark Prince Andrew's appointment as Colonel of the Grenadier Guards.

People TDP chief in Delhi to win support for no-trust
Author: 0 TDP chief in Delhi to win support for no-trust

Having quit the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) at the Centre, Naidu's Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has been on the offensive against the Modi government over the demand for special category status to Andhra. He said the people of Andhra Pradesh believed that the Naidu-Modi combo will solve the problems of the State. He said the people of the state have lost faith in BJP and NDA and are searching for better options building a new state capital and revive their economy.

People French rail workers begin months of strikes
Author: 0 French rail workers begin months of strikes

A senior SNCF manager, Alain Krakovitch, told Le Parisien that only 12% of high-speed TGV trains would operate on Tuesday, and the low-priced Ouigo service would be at a standstill. "The railway workers are not doing this for the fun of it", he insisted. "That depends on the government - we are ready to discuss it", he said . Though the aviation strike is not linked to Macron's reforms directly, it certainly made the impact of the unions' strike bigger.

People United Nations launches $3B Yemen appeal
Author: 0 United Nations launches $3B Yemen appeal

The United Nations hosted a donors' conference in Geneva today (Tuesday) to raise funds to address humanitarian crisis in Yemen. Hodeidah is Yemen's biggest port where most of the humanitarian aid enters for millions of hungry civilians but the government accuses Houthis who control the port of smuggling weapons through it.

People Corbyn attends event with group calling for Israel's destruction
Author: 0 Corbyn attends event with group calling for Israel's destruction

Embattled Labour UK chief Jeremy Corbyn was roiled by yet another scandal, after it was revealed that Corbyn attended an event hosted by a virulently anti-Israel group which dismissed claims of anti-Semitism in the Labour Party, and derided Jewish critics of the Labour.

People Aircraft carrying 38 bodies of Indians killed in Iraq lands in Amritsar
Author: 0 Aircraft carrying 38 bodies of Indians killed in Iraq lands in Amritsar

Indian Junior Defense Minister V.K. Singh flew back with the bodies. India's Minister of State for External Affairs Vijay Kumar Singh saluted the remains at the airport as workers loaded the caskets on the aircraft. The German citizen was accompanied with her two daughters, who later married members of Daesh terrorist group. The 27 mortal remains of the Indians' will be taken to their villages.

People Malala returns to London as four-day Pakistan trip comes to end
Author: 0 Malala returns to London as four-day Pakistan trip comes to end

Mingora is where Malala's family was living and where she was attending school on October 9, 2012, when a gunman boarded her school bus, asked "Who is Malala?" and shot her. Since leaving Pakistan, the 20-year-old Ms Yousafzai has become a global symbol for human rights and a vocal campaigner for girls' education. She also said in her hometown that she had waited for the moment for more than five years and said she often looked at Pakistan on the map, hoping to return.

People Record Snowfall Forecast For April Fool's Day
Author: 0 Record Snowfall Forecast For April Fool's Day

Highest snowfall amounts will likely be found in the eastern portions of the state while central Montana will see generally 2-4 inches in the plains and higher amounts in the mountains. "Elsewhere turning less cold with rain gradually giving way to showers". Early spring snow events have more moisture to work with, which directly impacts how much precipitation the Coulee Region will get.

People Pep Guardiola speaks of Salah, Mane, Firmino ahead Champions League clash
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola speaks of Salah, Mane, Firmino ahead Champions League clash

They are fantastic, fantastic players. "Now it is one more game and we will be champions". If we are not able to win, we have six more chances. The Spaniard's Premier League leaders will take on their domestic rivals on Europe's biggest stage in the first leg of the quarter-finals of the Champions League on Wednesday night.

People Indore building collapse: 3 dead, several feared trapped
Author: 0 Indore building collapse: 3 dead, several feared trapped

While the building was old, the reason for its collapse was not immediately known, Kirade said. The Times of India newspaper said the dilapidated building collapsed after a vehicle smashed into its front portion. Soon after the collision, the building collapsed, leaving 10 dead so far. The incident was also captured on a CCTV, the video of which has gone viral on social media.

People Funeral for renowned physicist Stephen Hawking takes place in Cambridge
Author: 0 Funeral for renowned physicist Stephen Hawking takes place in Cambridge

Born in the English university town of Oxford in 1942, and a less-than-stellar student at first, Hawking was just 21 when he was diagnosed with ALS - Lou Gehrig's disease - and told he had just a few years to live. Two bouquets of flowers were placed on the casket, one of white lilies to symbolize the universe, and one of white roses, which represented the polar star.

People Russian Federation conducts second test of ballistic missile
Author: 0 Russian Federation conducts second test of ballistic missile

Dubbed a "powerful and modern" system by Russian President Vladimir Putin earlier this month, the Sarmat system is meant to have a worldwide rage, and to be able to bypass any current missile defense system. The secretary general of the United Nations, António Guterres, said the crisis recalled the Cold War, The New York Times reported , only without the controls and channels of communication established before the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union "to make sure things would not get out ...

People Mega Millions jackpot up to $521 million as drawing nears
Author: 0 Mega Millions jackpot up to $521 million as drawing nears

The state sold six of those tickets matched four numbers plus the Mega number. The Mega Millions jackpot has swelled to $521 million after nearly 25 drawings without a big victor. It wasn't yet known whether anyone had bought a winning ticket. It's the nation's 10th-largest lottery jackpot. "I've been playing the lottery for years", said Shell customer Lee Session.

People Dec returns to Saturday Night Takeaway studio ahead of first solo show
Author: 0 Dec returns to Saturday Night Takeaway studio ahead of first solo show

He will reportedly feature in tonight's programme as part of a pre-recorded Saturday Knight Takeaway sketch. Paloma Faith was on hand to perform a couple of tracks during the show, while guest announcer Stephen Merchant, and regular contributors Stephen Merchant and Scarlett Moffatt also helped out.

People NIACC softball team picks up split vs. Iowa Central
Author: 0 NIACC softball team picks up split vs. Iowa Central

In scoring position, Haylee Baker lays down a bunt that the pitcher is unable to gather in time to stop the run at home and Morgan Baker is able to get home safely while Haylee is safe at first; HRV 3-2. Nuckols finished with a 3-of-3 night, with two doubles, two runs scored and two RBI. Well, in the case of the Indian River High School softball squad, someone needs to call the police - because they are simply speeding past their opponents in their first two games of the year.