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Panneerselvam to Meet PM Modi to Seek Bharat Ratna for Amma Today

Briefing the PM of the damage that Chennai and neighbouring districts suffered due to the cyclone and the steps taken by the State government, the CM also requested Mr. Ms Jayalalithaa held both posts until she died at 68 on December 5. Peravai Secretary RB Udhayakumar, the Tamil Nadu Revenue Minister, handed over the resolution titled "Thai Thanta Varam (Sasikala is a boon granted by Amma)" to Ms Natarajan at the home in Poes Garden that she shared with Jayalalithaa and where she has been ...


Wind Chill Advisory for Sunday night

Wind Chill Advisory for Sunday night

This advisory goes until 10 a.m. on Monday and has been issued for wind chills that will drop to -25°. A storm system nearby could bring precipitation chances back on either Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, but that is still very much subject to change as the forecast uncertainty is still very high in that time frame right now.


Trump collects all 9 SC Electoral College votes amid protest at meeting

Trump collects all 9 SC Electoral College votes amid protest at meeting

While Hillary Clinton gained 2.8m more votes than Trump, he did manage to win the electoral college vote by a margin of 74 votes. An elector from ME - won by Clinton - is reportedly casting his vote for Bernie Sanders . The last time an elector did so was in 1972, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures , when an elector nominated by the Republican Party voted Libertarian.



Ban Ki-moon hints on running for S Korea's presidency

Ms Park's movements are restricted to the residential part of the 250,000 sq m compound. She blamed the media for fuelling anti-Park sentiment, focussing their coverage too much on the views of younger and liberal voters and on criticism that Park received cosmetic procedures while in office.


Trump aides ask of Russian meddling: Does it matter?

Trump aides ask of Russian meddling: Does it matter?

Well, I think a lot of these things, though, Chris, are coming through third parties. PRIEBUS: No, I don't think he is, but it sure would be nice to hear from everybody. "But the reality of all of this and all of these players that are spinning these reports are doing it for a political objective", Priebus said, "which is to delegitimize the outcome of the election".


Robert Durst never fled because of 'inertia'

Robert Durst never fled because of 'inertia'

Durst, 73, agreed to a almost three-hour interview with prosecutors after his arrest on March 14, 2015, and said he "had to be... swooped" and "speeding" during some of the more than 20 hours of interview he gave during the filming of The Jinx .