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Voting begins for UP Lok Sabha bypolls

Voting begins for UP Lok Sabha bypolls

The Election Commission had said that there 19.61 lakh voters in Phulpur parliamentary constituency, while there are 19.49 lakh voters in Gorakhpur. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath reached a polling station in Gorakhpur to cast his vote.


Anthony Davis will be game-time decision Sunday against Utah

Anthony Davis will be game-time decision Sunday against Utah

The pair combined for 19 points on 10 fourth-quarter shots, making four 3-pointers and keeping Sacramento at arm's length. The New Orleans Pelicans announced that power forward Anthony Davis won't be in uniform Friday night against the Washington Wizards after he was diagnosed with a sprained left ankle.


Australia hopeful of U.S. tariff exemptions

Australia hopeful of U.S. tariff exemptions

President Donald Trump on Thursday imposed a 25 percent tariff on steel imports and 10 percent for aluminium on Thursday. "Spoke to PM TurnbullMalcolm of Australia". It buys about 60 percent of its military assets from the United States, allows Marines to rotate through Darwin every year, and swaps intelligence with Washington.


Justice Department proposes banning bump stocks

Justice Department proposes banning bump stocks

The proposed change must undergo a review but if approved would outlaw the possession, sale or manufacture of bump stocks under the National Firearms Act and Gun Control Act. The alleged shooter, who was recently charged with 17 counts of first-degree premeditated murder and 17 counts of attempted murder, did not use a bump stock.


Donald Trump announces new tariffs on steel and aluminium

Donald Trump announces new tariffs on steel and aluminium

The US is taking the wrong approach by seeking tariffs on steel and aluminium imports and it would be "absurd" for Britain to be caught up in them, British Trade Secretary Liam Fox says. He appeared to have conceded some ground after a campaign by legislators from his own Republican party, industry groups and US allies overseas. House Speaker Paul Ryan and Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady have criticized them, while Senator Mike Lee, a Utah Republican, is proposing a bill that ...


Ontario Progressive Conservatives to reveal new leader

Ontario Progressive Conservatives to reveal new leader

Lawyer Jeffrey Radnoff had earlier told a Toronto courtroom that the party needed to extend voting because a number of Tories couldn't vote due to issues with the party's process. The party decided against prolonging the race late Wednesday, saying that doing so would contravene its constitution. With that in mind, Mainstreet did 1,000 simulations of the vote using all the responses and found Elliott winning 53 per cent of the time to Ford's 47 per cent.