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  1. When The Extremes MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Outlook

    Amid a stalemate in J&K government formation, a partnership between the BJP and the PDP would be good and a moderating influence on both. The election in Jammu & Kashmir has produced an unusual result.

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  2. Liberal democrats get majority of seats in Uzbek parliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Trend

    The Liberal Democratic Party of Uzbekistan got 52 seats in the Uzbek parliament as a result of the elections held on Dec.21 and the re-vote held in 22 constituencies, head of the country's Central Election Commission Mirza-Ulugbek Abdusalomov said at a briefing on Jan.5. Moreover, Democratic Party Milly Tiklanish got 36 seats, People's Democratic Party 27 and the Social Democratic Party Adolat - 20 seats. At the same time, 15 more MPs of the parliament were elected by secret ballot at the conference of Uzbekistan's Ecological Movement.

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  3. Mendoza: SMB ready for Alaska Swarm in PBA finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Sun-Star

    IT is said that Alaska's defense dealt that 4-2 defeat on the favored Rain or Shine in their PBA Philippine Cup semifinal series. But if that is truly the case, why don't the rest of the PBA teams do the same: Be defense-oriented, too, like Alaska? It can be a man-to-man defense, a half-court defense, a full-court press, a swarming defense or the purely zone defense.

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  4. Fort Lauderdale yacht company expands to the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Business Journal

    Fort Lauderdale's Denison Yacht Sales is opening its first outpost in the Caribbean, with an office in Puerto Rico.

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  5. J&K govt formation: BJP leaders meet to discuss alliance with PDP, Omar fumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | The Indian Express

    Outgoing Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday questioned BJP's reported negotiations with PDP, which wants revocation of AFSPA, saying the ruling party at the Centre had accused him of compromising national security whenever he raised the issue. "So when I raised AFSPA I was accused of playing politics with Nat Sec .

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  6. Video Monkey gives first aid to electrocuted friend brings him back to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Onlookers at a train station in Kanpur watched in awe as a monkey came to the rescue of an injured friend - resuscitating another monkey that had been electrocuted and knocked unconscious. The injured monkey had fallen between the tracks, apparently after touching high-tension wires at the train station in Kanpur.

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  7. Arjun Munda pulls out of race Raghubar Das set to be named Jharkhand CMRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Powerful tribal leader Arjun Munda pulled out of the race for chief minister on Thursday, paving the way for the possible installation of his bete noir and five-time MLA Raghubar Das to head a BJP-led government in Jharkhand. BJP national vice president Raghuvar Das flashes the victory sign after his win from East Jamshedpur constituency in Jharkhand Assembly elections, in Jamshedpur on Tuesday.

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  8. BJP leaders in Srinagar PDP says willing ready to talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    There's some thaw in the deadlock over government formation in the state, two days after voters threw up a hung assembly. As the Bharatiya Janata Party sent its senior leader and Union finance minister Arun Jaitley to the state, the People's Democratic Party leaders have said they are ready to talk.

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  9. Ghar vapsi 58 converted to Hinduism in Kerala on ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    At least 58 persons, most of them belonging to Christian families were converted to Hinduism at two temples in Kottayam, Kerala as part of the "ghar vapsi" programme under the initiative of Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Christmas day. VHP district President Balachandran Pillai said 42 members belonging to 20 families were converted to Hinduism at the Puthiyakavu Devi temple in Ponkunnam and at Sri Krishna Swamy temple in Thirunakara another 16 were converted.

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  10. BJP support has slipped in Kashmir, Jharkhand: CPI-MRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Despite its impressing showing, the BJP's support base slipped both in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand compared to the Lok Sabha results, the CPI-M said Thursday. An editorial in "People's Democracy", the Communist Party of India-Marxist's mouthpiece, also suggested that the People's Democratic Party , the National Conference and the Congress could form a coalition in Kashmir.

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  11. Now development threat to coastal hamletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    The fishing communities of Nagapattinam and Cuddalore don't talk much about the 2004 tsunami anymore. They now have a new problem on their hands: development projects like power plants, an oil refinery, ports and chemical plants that could hit their livelihood and also make their villages vulnerable to natural disasters.

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  12. Amit Shah will take call on govt formation in JK says JaitleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Finance minister Arun Jaitley said Thursday the Bharatiya Janata Party will play a "crucial" role in Jammu and Kashmir's next government, while stressing the party had many options. Addressing a press conference in Jammu after a meeting of the newly elected MLAs, Jaitley said the legislators had authorised party president Amit Shah to take a call on the future course of action.

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  13. Marietta College women in San Juan tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Marietta Times

    ... to get themselves back in the win column. Head coach Stacia Shrider is hoping a holiday trip to San Juan, Puerto Rico for the D3 San Juan Shootout is just the spark her squad needs. "We're super excited about going down to San Juan," said Shrider, ...

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  14. Omar Abdullah meets Amit Shah, Arun JaitleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | The Times of India

    BJP sources indicated that though the verdict could be read against the National Conference, the party did not rule out an alliance if the terms were more suitable. NEW DELHI: With suspense over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir continuing, National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Thursday met BJP chief Amit Shah, finance minister Arun Jaitley and Ram Madhav in Delhi.

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  15. Omar Abdullah may stake claim to form governmentRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Outgoing Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Wednesday signalled his intention to stake claim to form the government despite a weak mandate for the National Conference in the just-concluded assembly elections. "Incidentally in 2002, Mufti became CM with 16 MLAs and NC with 28 sat in opposition, so excuse me if I don't oblige by rolling over to play dead," Abdullah said in a tweet.

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  16. Weather causes flight delays at Flint's Bishop AirportRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | WJRT

    ... travel plans on Christmas Eve are to go someplace warm and escape this dreary weather and that is to San Juan, Puerto Rico with the final destination is the British Virgin Islands," said John Thomas of Bay City. "It was doom and gloom until the bar ...

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  17. J&K: BJP considers feelers from both PDP and NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | The Times of India

    SRINAGAR/NEW DELHI: A day after the Jammu & Kashmir results yielded a hung House, BJP was weighing its options after having received feelers from both the People's Democratic Party and the National Conference aimed at exploring government formation. BJP sources said the party would drive a hard bargain to ensure that it has an arrangement mostly on its terms and without having to drastically dilute its plank.

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  18. Last-Minute Spirits Gifts - rum, vodka, bubblies - and a cure for too muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Gerber, one of the original pioneers of South Beach nightlife, partnered with Destileria Serralles in Ponce, Puerto Rico - a long-time producer of fine rums - to produce Caliche in response to the nuances and preferences of cocktail consumers. My ...

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  19. Kashmir players keep poker faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Dec. 24: Omar Abdullah has quit as chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir; his replacement is proving slow to find following an Assembly battle that nobody clearly clinched. Key power contenders held their cards closed today, trying to read each other's poker visages.

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  20. BJP wins in two more states in J&KRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | The Nation

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party made big electoral gains in the disputed region of Jammu and Kashmir and captured power in an eastern state today, underscoring the Hindu nationalist's dominance of the political landscape. The Bharatiya Janata Party won 25 of 87 seats in Kashmir, its best showing ever in the Muslim-majority state, but still way short of a simple majority that it wanted to seize power.

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