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NYC officials fire back at Trump administration over "soft on crime" comments

O'Neill pointed to the city's "steady decline in overall crime that includes major reductions in murder and shootings" in a statement released before the press conference . NY and the other jurisdictions face June 30 deadlines to comply or risk millions in federal money. A report released by the Department of Health claims that an average figure of 9,00,000 city adults smoke along with roughly 15,000 high school students.



Trump's impact exceeds accomplishments in first 100 days

The rest said they would either vote for a third party or not vote at all. That difference in remaining support for the two candidates would mean Trump would best Clinton 43 to 40% in a hypothetical rematch today. President Trump is raising the stakes on his first 100 days - that (to quote him) "not very meaningful" metric that he n. You complicate it, if you're the Trump team, by trying to get health care done and tax reform started and the border wall paid for - all this week, all as ...


National Panthers Party exhorts student unions to protect Kashmiris

National Panthers Party exhorts student unions to protect Kashmiris

A Kashmiri scholar, Hashim Sofi, abandoned his course at BITS Pilani, Rajasthan , and left for his home in Bandipore after some unknown miscreants scribbled threats on his shirts and the door of his hostel room. On April 19, a group of Kashmiri students in Mewar University, in Chittorgarh district were allegedly thrashed. Following the threats, a Kashmiri scholar of BITS Pilani fled to Kashmir on Friday.


Kenya's mobile firm's network hitch disrupts services

Kenya's mobile firm's network hitch disrupts services

Thousands of Kenyans had complained about the service outage especially at a time when the country is preparing to hold its general elections on August 8. Safaricom chief executive Bob Collymore in a statement acknowledged the network failure from 9.30 am, saying voice, data, SMS and M-Pesa services were back up but that the issue was not fully resolved.


Fox sacks O'Reilly amid harassment storm

Fox sacks O'Reilly amid harassment storm

But the climate shifted dramatically after an April 1st New York Times report that O'Reilly or Fox had paid $13 million over the years to settle five cases alleging sexual or other harassment on his part. O'Reilly and President Donald Trump are both "crowd-pleasing showmen who know how to signal to loyalists in their audience that they are not taking themselves quite as seriously as their detractors are", said news consultant Andrew Tyndall.



Macron, Le Pen ahead in French presidential race: Projection

Nonetheless, with a very close race, it may not be accurate enough. Macron and Le Pen will conduct a series of campaign rallies and a face-to-face television debate scheduled before the run-off. Financial markets expressed relief at Macron's lead in the first round, but they've been jittery over a possible Frexit, fearing controls on money transfers, capital flight, a plague of defaults and lawsuits on bonds and contracts.