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Jan 14, 2017
Poker Sports League: An opportunity to show India that poker is largely a skill-based gameThe Poker Sports League is a very important event for mind sports in India. Maybe this will show people the skills behind the game of poker.
Dec 15, 2016
Colorado school district to allow teachers and school staff to carry arms on campus.A rural Colorado school district has decided to allow its teachers and other school staff to carry guns on campus to protect students.
Dec 14, 2016
Trump picks climate skeptic Perry for top U.S. energy job | ReutersWASHINGTON President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday named former Texas Governor Rick Perry to head the U.S. Department of Energy, handing the job to a climate change skeptic with close ties to the oil industry who once proposed abolishing the department.The choice adds to a list of drilling proponents who have been tapped for top jobs in Trump's administration, pleasing an industry eager for expansion but worrying environmental groups concerned by the U.S
Dec 08, 2016
Attack on Pearl Harbor that made US join Second World War completes 75 yearsPeople observed a moment of silence before fighter jets streaked across the sky during a ceremony Wednesday at Pearl Harbor marking the 75th anniversary.
Nov 23, 2016
MGK Menon: Administrator, institution builder; man who took IBM head onProfessor MGK Menon, who passed away at the age of 88 on Tuesday, was the last surviving architect of science and technology in independent India
Nov 12, 2016
Trump packs transition team with loyalists and family | ReutersBy Steve Holland and Luciana Lopez | WASHINGTON/NEW YORK WASHINGTON/NEW YORK President-elect Donald Trump began laying the groundwork on Friday to take office on Jan.
Nov 11, 2016
Trump praises protesters' 'passion' after calling them 'unfair' | ReutersBy Ian Simpson and Gina Cherelus | WASHINGTON/NEW YORK WASHINGTON/NEW YORK U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Friday praised demonstrators for being passionate about their country, just hours after he accused them of being "professional protesters" incited by the media."Love the fact that the small groups of protesters last night have passion for our great country. We will all come together and be proud!" Trump tweeted early on Friday.
Nov 11, 2016
Donald Trump victory spooks Indian students as election backlash rocks US campusesAmerican college campuses from Boston to Los Angeles have struggled to come to terms with Donald Trump's victory
Nov 11, 2016
Attacks on U.S. minorities reported in wake of Trump victory | ReutersBy Jon Herskovitz Attacks on women in Islamic head scarves, racist graffiti and stories about bullying of immigrant children indicated a backlash against U.S. minorities from Donald Trump supporters after his presidential win.The reports of intimidation and violence came as people protested Trump's victory in cities across the country, citing concerns that the Republican's campaign rhetoric about women and racial and religious minorities could result in persecution of these groups once he takes office in January.The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), a leading Muslim civil rights group, said it was monitoring reports of several incidents targeting Muslims in the United States since Tuesday's election and called on Trump to denounce the attacks.“It’s the inevitable result of the mainstreaming of Islamophobia we’ve seen in recent months with the presidential campaign,” CAIR spokesman Ibrahim Hooper said in a phone interview on Thursday.
Nov 06, 2016
Pentagon identifies three Army trainers killed in Jordan | ReutersWASHINGTON The U.S. Defense Department on Sunday identified three U.S. Army trainers killed on Friday when their convoy came under fire as it entered a military base in Jordan.The Pentagon said the three were members part of an Army Special Forces Group based at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.In a statement, it identified the dead soldiers as Staff Sergeants Matthew C.