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Champions Trophy: VVS Laxman is confident of India's win over Pakistan

For Pakistan , the focus now shifts to taking on India on Sunday in the opening pool encounter at the same ground. "The decision will remain the same throughout the tournament", he said. It's all about the crowd that creates this kind of environment. "You just can't avoid it", said Irfan during a conversation with mid-day from Vadodara where he is spending time with family for the holy month of Ramadan.

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Scotland must have a choice, says Sturgeon

She repeated her demand for a referendum at the end of the Brexit process, expected to be around March 2019, as she unveiled her party's manifesto yesterday. Labour are looking increasingly confident south of the border, with leader Jeremy Corbyn challenging the Prime Minister to face him in a debate later tonight.

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New poll shows possible defeat for Theresa May

The Times said the YouGov data suggests the Tories could lose up to 20 of the 330 seats they held in the last parliament, with Labour gaining almost 30 seats. YouGov acknowledged that its predictions were controversial and suggested big swings in the usual voting patterns for many Britons. YouGov's chief executive, Stephan Shakespeare said the model had been tested during the European Union referendum campaign, when it consistently put the winning Leave side ahead.

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Navy, Police Clash Leaves 3 Dead In Calabar

The source said the refusal had led to a shootout. Shortly afterwards, a group of armed naval officers are said to have attacked and burnt down a local police station. Governor Ben Ayade on Wednesday hastily convened a meeting with representatives of the Nigerian Navy and police to address a deadly clash between the two security agencies which left at least three police officers dead on Tuesday.

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Tobacco kills 7 million people every year

It worsens health inequalities and exacerbates poverty, as the poorest people spend less on essentials such as food, education and health care. When it comes to taxes, Dr. The statement said tobacco threatens all people, and national and regional development, in many ways. Tobacco manufacturing produces over 2 million tonnes of solid waste each year.

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Faceless fish among weird deep sea Australian finds

Scientists onboard the CSIRO's Investigator are surveying Commonwealth marine reserves from northern Tasmania to central Queensland. The last time scientists found a similar specimen was in 1970s in the Coral Sea, off the northeastern coast of Australia, the expert said .

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Sturgeon presents SNP as last line of defense against Tories

It comes as UK-wide polling indicates Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is closing the gap with Prime Minister Theresa May ahead of the June 8 ballot. The SNP won 56 of the 59 seats in Scotland in the 2015 general election, decimating Labour in one of its former heartlands, and the party is expected to take the most again, despite polls suggesting it is likely to lose some of them.

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Cashews, Macadamia nuts recalled for possible listeria risk

No illnesses have been reported in either recall. The product comes in a 12 ounce, clear plastic package marked with an expiration date of May 02, 2018 stamped on the side. Ava's Cashews: These came in clear plastic 8-ounce tubs, and only a few hundred were distributed. Hampton Farms also issued a recall of its packaged cashews.

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British breast surgeon who maimed patients gets 15 years

She says the impact of Paterson's actions on patients has been devastating. To applause from the public gallery, John Ingram described Paterson (59) as a "criminal" who has "never expressed remorse for his actions". The trial had heard that patients trusted the doctor who was charming and reassuring, but were later left feeling violated and vulnerable, with some having suffered prolonged psychological distress.

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Northeast Iowa river bridge traffic barred by washout

James Walleser, 59, was driving to work at about 4:20 a.m. A witness a quarter-mile behind Walleser called for help. Emergency responders were able to remove the driver and his vehicle, which was completely submerged in the water, from the river.

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TSA: Man arrested for attempting to bring loaded gun on Charlotte flight

After consulting with the Onondaga County District Attorney's Office, there was no arrest made in this incident, Helterline said. The agency tasked with protecting travelers in the nation also found other contraband including a cache of novelty edged weapons in a carry-on bag in Dallas, a sword cane at Valley International in Harlingen, Texas, and a Swiss army knife inside a bill bottle in Vermont.

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Ahead of ICC Champions Trophy, Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble at loggerheads?

Playing down the rumoured rift between India captain Virat Kohli and coach Anil Kumble , legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar said on Wednesday that some amount of misunderstanding between captain and coach is understandable. "It can not happen because the coach is invariably somebody who has played in an earlier generation, so their attitude will always be slightly different", Gavaskar said.

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OH attorney general sues 5 drugmakers over opiate crisis

Last year, he said, 2.3 million people in OH, or about a fifth of the state's population, were prescribed opioids. MS was the first. That resulted in people seeking cheaper and more accessible ways of dealing with chronic pain and addiction, DeWine said.

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Mosquitoes in Godfrey test positive for West Nile virus

The Madison County Health Department collected the first mosquitoes in IL that tested positive for West Nile virus in 2017. The public is encouraged to wear insect repellent, drain areas with standing water around your home, and report areas with water sitting stagnant for more than a week.

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Laxman hails government's decision to not play with Pakistan

The one-day worldwide will be a rematch of the extraordinary 15-run Bangladesh win in the 2015 Cricket World Cup, a win that sent England crashing out of the competition at the group stage and sent Bangladesh to the World Cup quarterfinals for the first time .

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Alzheimer's Disease Is Claiming Life Of More Americans At Home

CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report found that there were 16.5 deaths per 100,000 people in 1999 and 25.4 deaths per 100,000 people in 2014, after accounting for age. Despite the increase, most Alzheimer's deaths still happened outside the home-in skilled nursing facilities, hospitals and other medical facilities combined.

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Bomb kills 10, hurts 22 in Baghdad; IS claims responsibility

The Islamic State group-linked Amaq propaganda agency said the suicide bomber targeted a "gathering of Shiites". On late Monday, a terrorist attack outside an ice cream parlor in Baghdad's Karrada neighborhood killed 17 people and wounded 32, police and health officials said.

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SNP manifesto: What it says and what it means

The Scottish National Party ( SNP ) has followed the Conservative and Labour Party manifestos with a pledge to cap energy prices in its bid to win seats in next week's general election . The Greens would introduce a 1% wealth tax and changes to inheritance tax. " We will work for progressive policies, and we will work for the policies we put forward in our manifesto ".

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1 last doubt for Zidane: Creative Isco or overpowering Bale?

It's hard to say how Real Madrid play . Bale has played less minutes but he has recovered from his injury. As we all know from following Juventus over the years - and as much as I hate to admit this in relation to Real Madrid because I genuinely dislike them - these are hallmarks of champions, and that really worries me.

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India's GDP grows 6.1% in fourth quarter, FY17 growth at 7.1%

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . The data further said the per capita income during 2016- 17 is estimated to have attained a level of Rs 1,03,219 as compared to the estimates for the year 2015-16 of Rs 94,130 showing a rise of 9.7 per cent.

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One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY)

Here's a quick look at what's moving shares of FRO, PTGX, and ARRY. The stock was sold at an average price of $9.27, for a total transaction of $231,750.00. Therefore 50% are positive. Pure Storage had 37 analyst reports since October 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Oppenheimer maintained Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) on Friday, January 29 with "Outperform" rating.

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UN aid chief in Yemen warns of cholera rise without more aid

Aden-The United Nations has warned of an unprecedented cholera epidemic in Yemen that threatens the lives of 1.1 million malnourished pregnant women. Fewer than half of the country's health facilities are fully functional. Almost 3.3 million Yemeni people, including 2.1 million children, are now suffering from acute malnutrition.

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Turkey demands U.S. replace envoy in spat over Syrian Kurds

One of the men in suits can be seen kicking a woman who had already been knocked to the ground. The embassy alleged, without evidence, that the demonstrators were associated with the Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ), which has waged a three-decade-long insurgency against Turkey and is considered a terrorist group by the United States.

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Florida officials confirm 7 cases of canine influenza

The University of Florida has confirmed seven cases with six additional cases pending. Many dogs have a fever, decreased appetite and lethargy during the first few days of illness. "Dog flu" can have more serious consequences in some dogs, leading to pneumonia that requires hospital care, according to the college. H3N2 canine influenza has reportedly infected some cats as well as dogs.

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Indian team unhappy with Anil Kumble

Looking at India's performance in the two warm-up matches, they should be able to defend their Champions Trophy title. Meanwhile, a report in The Times of India said that skipper Virat Kohli and other senior players were unhappy with Kumble due to the fact that "he was a hard task-master".

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From landslide to upset defeat - scenarios for May's United Kingdom election

Around 11,130 tweets were sent per minute as she told the presenter: "What I'll be doing is being a difficult woman and ensuring that we're negotiating hard". The criticism of the proposed changes was so fierce that Mrs May was forced into a U-turn over her decision to rule out a cap on social care payments.

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SNP election win in Scotland would reinforce mandate for indyref2: Nicola Sturgeon

Sturgeon also reiterated her call for an independence referendum to be held "when the terms of the [Brexit negotiations] are known" - between the fall of 2018 and spring 2019 - warning that any attempt by Westminster to obstruct the referendum would be "democratically unsustainable".

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Sturgeon insists Scots must be offered independence as Brexit opt-out

Ms Sturgeon announced in mid-March that she wanted a vote "between the autumn of 2018 and the spring of 2019", once Brexit terms were known, to give Scots a choice between a hard Brexit in the United Kingdom and pro-European independence.

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Sri Lanka appeals for help as floods cripple water supply

Indian Naval ships INS Kirch, INS Jalashwa and INS Shardul from Southern Command were despatched on May 27 and 28 with relief material and aid by the Indian Navy. "As soon as the water starts receding, an immediate cleaning operation needs to take place to prevent mosquito breeding and the spread of dengue". Some 412 houses were fully damaged with over 4,200 houses suffering partial damage.

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Who should the All Blacks' centre pairing be vs British & Irish Lions?

Everything is stacked against the Lions and the first Test is absolutely huge - if they win that one, it is game on. "I see that as their only chance". But before Hansen reveals all, we want you to select the All Blacks' midfield pairing. The Lions left home yesterday, will arrive tomorrow and play their first game, against the Provincial Barbarians in Whangarei on Saturday in preparation for their three-Test series, which starts on June 24.

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WHO Says Tobacco Causes Major Harm to the Environment

All countries have committed to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which aims to strengthen universal peace and eradicate poverty. According to the WHO , Pakistan ranks at 99 among 178 countries in the world for cigarette smoking with each adult smoking an average of 510.59 cigarettes a year.

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White House communications director Mike Dubke resigns

Priebus and White House adviser Steve Bannon have been laying the groundwork for the new "war room" that will also involve Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, sources told Reuters. Mr Trump has entertained formally bringing back his former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, and former deputy campaign manager, David Bossie. On Tuesday, Trump shot back against the Russian Federation probes in a tweet.

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Climate Change Is Messing With Your Sleep

The study was led by Nick Obradovich , a doctoral student at the Harvard Kennedy School in MA, who was inspired by a heatwave in San Diego in October 2015, which kept him awake at night. Americans stand to lose the most sleep during the summer. Extrapolating that association forward, the researchers estimate rising temperatures could cause 14 extra sleepless nights per 100 people per month by the century's end, if no action is taken to cut carbon emissions.

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June 5 launch of 'fat boy' to pave way for manned mission

Measuring a staggering 43 feet in height, the launch vehicle can put a 4-tonne satellite into a geostationary orbit and an 8-tonne satellite in a low-earth orbit. The GSLV-Mk II cryogenic engine's propellant volume is 12 tonnes while that of GSLV- Mk III is 27 tonnes. However, ISRO chief A.S. Kiran Kumar also added that the manned mission will become a reality only when approved by the government.

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British and Irish Lions' tours to remember

Less than two minutes into the match Lions captain Brian O'Driscoll was caught in a pincer tackle by All Blacks captain Tana Umaga and hooker Keven Mealamu, lifted and heavily slammed into the ground. The Lions, seeking a second Test series triumph over New Zealand since 1971, will play 10 matches during their latest tour. Never has a Lions side arrived in New Zealand with greater expectation.