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White House leans towards tariff exemptions

White House leans towards tariff exemptions

Canada's ambassador to Washington dined this week with US national-security adviser H.R. McMaster; Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, and Transport Minister Marc Garneau all reached out to cabinet counterparts in recent days.


Voting for crucial by-polls in UP, Bihar under way

Voting for crucial by-polls in UP, Bihar under way

Polling for Bihar's Araria Lok Sabha seat and the Assembly constituencies of Jehanabad and Bhabhua passed off peacefully with an average 54 per cent voting on Sunday. Similarly, Jehanabad seat also fell vacant following the death of RJD MLA Mundrika Singh Yadav. Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath cast his vote and flashed a victory sign after emerging out of a polling centre in Gorakhpur.



Selection Sunday 2018: How to stream the NCAA Selection Show

Also, bonus points here if Davidson's win over Rhode Island winds up meaning that a Danny Hurley loss cost his brother Bobby Hurley's team (Arizona State) a trip to the tournament. Saint Mary's, which has the curse of playing in the West Coast Conference with Gonzaga, finds itself in a favorable situation despite losing to BYU in the West Coast tournament semifinals.


Private Turkish plane crashes in western Iran

Private Turkish plane crashes in western Iran

A total of 11 people have been killed in a plane crash in southwestern Iran, reports the ISNA news agency, citing civil aviation officials. "Once we have confirmed the information we will make a statement", he said. Officials at the airport did not immediately respond to requests for comment. The plane owned by Turkish Basaran Holding took off from Sharjah, United Arab Emirates toward Istanbul and was carrying eight passengers and three crew members, according to Turkey's Anadolu News ...


Cauvery meet: States favour 'scheme' to implement apex court order

Cauvery meet: States favour 'scheme' to implement apex court order

It also upheld the water-sharing decision by the Cauvery Water Dispute Tribunal (CWDT) taken on February 5, 2007 but raised the share of Karnataka marginally and reduced Tamil Nadu's share while directing constitution of the Board. "The Supreme Court has already passed an order and that order is applicable to everybody", replied Singh to a query on whether the states had any issue on the formation of the Cauvery Water Management Board.