US House passes bill rejecting Donald Trump's border wall emergency

In a stinging rebuke to President Donald Trump, the House of Representatives on Tuesday brushed aside veto threats and passed legislation to terminate the emergency he declared at the US-Mexico border in order to build a wall there. By a vote of 245-182, the House passed the resolution, setting up a vote in the Republican-controlled Senate where the resolution's chances were slimmer, but seemed to be improving. While passage was a victory for Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the tally ...
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One fire department's warning: Here's what can happen if you park next to a fire hydrant

A California fire department tweeted a warning on Tuesday: You risk damaging your vehicle, citations and fees if you park next to a fire hydrant.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Stabbing in Ilford is fifth knife death in London in nine days

Victim, thought to be in his 20s, has not been identified and police yet to make any arrestsDetectives have launched a murder investigation after a man was stabbed to death in east London amid a wave of violence in the capital.The victim, believed to have been in his 20s, was stabbed near Ilford station on Tuesday evening and died at the scene. Continue reading...
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At Least 4,500 Abuse Complaints at Migrant Children Shelters

Thousands of accusations of sexual abuse and harassment of migrant children in government-funded shelters were made over the past four years, including scores directed against adult staff members.
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Police say Indian mortar shells kills 6 civilians in Kashmir

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say mortar shells fired by Indian troops from across the frontier in the Himalayan region of Kashmir have struck homes, killing six civilians and wounding several others amid increasing tensions between the two South Asian nuclear rivals. Local police official Mohammad Altaf says six people, including children, were killed […]
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China's 'horizontal skyscraper' nearly done

Dubbed an engineering marvel, the highly anticipated Raffles City Chongqing project is nearly complete.
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Malta: Encouraging Business Between Malta And Bulgaria - G M Corporate and Fiduciary Services Limited

In a State visit to Bulgaria, the President of Malta Marie Louise Coleiro Preca underlined the importance of Malta and Bulgaria as strategic bridges in the Mediterranean Sea and the Western Balkans respectively for both culture and economy.
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Algerian students protest against Bouteflika's fifth term bid

It is the fifth straight day of protests against the president's decision to run for a fifth term.
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Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani Has Rejected the Resignation of Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Zarif's resignation would have deprived Rouhani of a key supporter in pushing Iran toward further negotiations with the West
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Malta: Taxation In Malta - G M Corporate and Fiduciary Services Limited

A main attraction is the favourable tax opportunities which Malta has to offer. Malta has over the past 25 years developed into a reputable, onshore, full EU member state and offers good tax planning opportunities.
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India: Is Cyber Crime Spreading Like A Spider Web In India? - S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates

The number of people having access to the internet across the globe is increasing at an alarming rate. People are getting dependent on the internet in order to access everything by sitting at just one place.
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Sridevi’s ‘Mom’ Heads for Theatrical Release in China

Indian drama film “Mom,” which marks the one of the final on-screen performances by actress Sridevi, is set for theatrical release in China from next month. Sridevi died in February last year, seven months’ after the India release of “Mom” in July 2017. The film is set for release in China on March 22. It […]
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Trump set for first encounter with Kim as world waits

President Donald Trump embarks Wednesday on another round of high-stakes nuclear diplomacy with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, a follow-up encounter that officials in the US and across Asia are watching with trepidation as the President works to convert personal chemistry into real progress.
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India: Biological Resources Are Property Of The Nation; Divya Pharmacy's Challenge To Fair And Equitable Benefit Sharing Dismissed - S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates

On December 21, 2018, a Single Judge Bench of the Uttarakhand High Court ruled that Divya Pharmacy, an Indian company which was engaged in the manufacturing of Ayurvedic medicines, would be subjected to
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How Hanoi went from being bombed by Washington to hosting Trump-Kim summit

On December 18, 1972, two sorties of hulking US B-52 bombers roared off from the U-Tapao airfield in Thailand and Andersen Air Force Base in Guam to begin what one Air Force officer called "the largest operation in the history of air power."
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Former Bush Ethics Chief: Rep. Gaetz ‘Should Be Arrested’ For Witness Tampering

Richard Painter calls for the GOP lawmaker's arrest, saying he was trying to intimidate lawyer Michael Cohen.
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Fmr. Bush Ethics Chief: Gaetz ‘Should Be Arrested Tonight’ For Witness Tampering

Richard Painter calls for the GOP lawmaker's arrest, saying he was trying to intimidate lawyer Michael Cohen.
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White’s 34 helps No. 5 North Carolina beat Syracuse 93-85

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Coby White scored a career-high 34 points and fifth-ranked North Carolina pulled away late to beat Syracuse 93-85 on Tuesday night. Cameron Johnson added 16 points for the Tar Heels (23-5, 13-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), who have won 11 of 12 games and own their highest AP Top 25 ranking […]
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Rotten Tomatoes ends pre-release movie comments because of trolling

Rotten Tomatoes is fighting back against online trolls. The review aggregator announced they are disabling the comment function on a film before its theatrical released.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Reid, Smart lead No. 13 LSU over Texas A&M 66-55

Naz Reid had 18 points and 11 rebounds as No. 13 LSU comfortably defeated Texas A&M 66-55            [Author: AP]
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McCann scores twice, Penguins beat Blue Jackets 5-2

Jared McCann scored twice to power the Pittsburgh Penguins past the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2            [Author: AP]
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Chicago will elect first black female mayor; Lightfoot and Preckwinkle advance to runoff

Voters are casting their ballots for mayor in one of the most competitive races in Chicago’s 181-year history. But don't expect a winner on Tuesday.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Australia: PEXA introduces the ability to register leases - Coleman Greig Lawyers

Practitioners should become familiar with the PEXA electronic conveyancing process and its procedure to register leases.
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India: Anti-Profiteering Chronicles - Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

The Hindustan Unilever Limited saga, long perceived as an aberration in the anti-profiteering jurisprudence, now stands as an exposition of the enigma that comprise the anti-profiteering provisions.
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Martin scores 30 to carry Memphis over Temple 81-73

Jeremiah Martin explodes for 30 points as Memphis tops Temple, 81-73            [Author: AP]
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Cardinal Pell to spend first night behind bars after bail application withdrawn

Disgraced Cardinal George Pell will be held in custody after his defense team unexpectedly withdrew a bail application on multiple counts of child sex abuse.
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After a Bumpy Vote, Nigeria’s President Wins a Second Term

Muhammadu Buhari profited from his clean reputation in a graft-ridden country
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Boeing unveils Australian-developed unmanned jet

Australia is investing $40m because of its ‘enormous capability for exports’Boeing has unveiled an unmanned, fighter-like jet developed in Australia and designed to fly alongside crewed aircraft in combat for a fraction of the cost.The US manufacturer hopes to sell the multi-role aircraft – which is 11.6 metres long and has a 3,704km range – around the world. Continue reading...
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Kyrie Irving gives dead-eye stare from bench during Celtics 20-point loss

While the 26-year-old Irving can't force a trade from the Celtics, he can leave after the season. Irving is set to hit free agency, and he's backpedalled from his initial stance that he would remain with the Celtics. It doesn't help that Irving and LeBron James have reconciled after a falling out when Irving was traded from the Cavaliers.
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Turkey: Mandatory Mediation Introduced For Patent Disputes In Turkey - Gün + Partners

Mediation is not obligatory for requests for preliminary injunctions.
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