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Kushner Companies filed false DOB paperwork at rent-regulated buildings

Kushner Companies filed false DOB paperwork at rent-regulated buildings Tax records show rent-regulated units that numbered as many as 94 when Kushner took over fell to 25 by 2016. - The nonprofit group Housing Rights Initiative and City Council Member Ritchie Torres are accusing Jared Kushner's real estate company of using a scheme to drive tenants out of their rent-stabilized apartments so they could make more money on the buildings. [Full Article...]

Unkept promises: Uber, Ola drivers threaten indefinite strike from Sunday

Unkept promises: Uber, Ola drivers threaten indefinite strike from Sunday While a similar strike call was given in other cities like Bengaluru, Hyderabad , Pune and New Delhi , driver unions said there was no impact in the national capital, where, senior Uber and Ola representatives claimed, it was business as usual. [Full Article...]

UK Reaches Brexit Transition Deal With EU

UK Reaches Brexit Transition Deal With EU He said that negotiators, working day and night recently, had agreed on "a large part of what would constitute" the draft worldwide legal agreement governing Britain's departure. But a crucial agreement to avoid a hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland remains unresolved. The EU and the United Kingdom also agreed on the terms and length of the transition period - fr... [Full Article...]

Lalu Prasad convicted in another fodder scam case

Lalu Prasad convicted in another fodder scam case Other politicians who were acquitted include then Chairmen of Public Accounts Committee Dhruv Bhagat and Jagdish Sharma, former MP RK Rana and former Bihar Minister Vidyasagar Nishad along with three IAS officers (now retired) Beck Julius, MC Subarno and Mahesh Prasad were also let off by the Court. [Full Article...]

This man is officially dead in Romania, despite his protests

This man is officially dead in Romania, despite his protests While now Reliu says she sought the death certificate to annul the marriage and it would allow her to remarry. The daily Adevarul reported in local language that Mr. Constantin Reliu, 63, had the shock of his life when he was told that he was, in actual fact, dead. Still, the judge did not budge and firmly stated that his appeal is useless for the court ruling is final . [Full Article...]

Now, Arvind Kejriwal apologises to Nitin Gadkari and Kapil Sibal

Now, Arvind Kejriwal apologises to Nitin Gadkari and Kapil Sibal Kejriwal's letter to Mr. Gadkari states. Kejriwal and Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday submitted a joint application in Delhi's Patiala House court seeking withdrawal of a defamation case filed by the latter. Questioning the claim made by AAP that the party didn't have enough resources to fight the defamation cases, Ms Damania sought to know if party volunteers would not have raised ... [Full Article...]

See First Photo of Renee Zellweger as Judy Garland

See First Photo of Renee Zellweger as Judy Garland In the first image shared by global distributor Pathé, we see Zellweger seamlessly transform into the iconic entertainer, complete with Garland's signature brunette updo. She began her career as a child actress and most famously starred in the 1939 production of " The Wizard of Oz ". As she prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians, and reminisces with friends and ador... [Full Article...]

John Oliver is trolling Pence with a book about a gay bunny

John Oliver is trolling Pence with a book about a gay bunny Oliver said, in an appeal to his viewers. The stunt, one of many goofy pranks launched on the show, is already working: His book is now sitting at the top of Amazon's overall bestselling books list, which is updated hourly. "There are a few small differences between the two books". "In fact, while his is out tomorrow, ours is released right now". That bow-tied bunny is the best possible way ... [Full Article...]

Rahul Gandhi raises concerns over China's presence in Sri Lanka

Rahul Gandhi raises concerns over China's presence in Sri Lanka Party president Rahul Gandhi , in his speech at the Congress plenary session, underlined the growing Chinese presence in India's neighbourhood and made a specific mention of the Doklam plateau near Bhutan where China has built military infrastructure. [Full Article...]

No sign of forced entry at Nikolai Glushkov's home, police say

No sign of forced entry at Nikolai Glushkov's home, police say The Glushkov murder further heightens already tense diplomatic relations between Britain and Russia since the Skripals were found slumped on a bench in Salisbury after being poisoned by a deadly Russian-made nerve agent. The Met Police's Counter Terrorism Command, which led the investigation from the beginning, is "retaining primacy for the investigation because of the associations Mr Glushkov is... [Full Article...]

USA trade associations urge Trump to avoid tariffs against China

USA trade associations urge Trump to avoid tariffs against China The White House indicated they would consider remedial actions under Section 301 of the Trade Act as part of their investigation into unfair Chinese technology and intellectual property policies and practices. The Trump administration is said to be preparing tariffs against Chinese information technology, telecommunications and consumer products in an attempt to force changes in Beijing's intellec... [Full Article...]

Kevin Esterly and missing Allentown teen found in Mexico, officials say

Kevin Esterly and missing Allentown teen found in Mexico, officials say Yu along with Kevin Esterly, 45, have been missing since March 5 , and when the girl did not return home from school that night, her mother reported her missing, the Allentown Police Department said. - February 15: Allentown police investigators visit Esterly and his wife, Stacey, at their Allentown home and advises them both to stay away from Yu and that the girl's mother didn't want them to h... [Full Article...]

UTPD urges UT Austin community to remain vigilant after fourth Austin explosion

UTPD urges UT Austin community to remain vigilant after fourth Austin explosion Frederick Milanowski, the special agent in charge for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, says the latest bomb is "more sophisticated " because it used a tripwire. "It appears that no one is safe, and I'm very fearful for our community", said Richard Herrington, 75, who was watching the NCAA men's basketball tournament when he heard the explosion. [Full Article...]

Uber pauses self-driving vehicle service in Pittsburgh after fatal Ariz. crash

Uber pauses self-driving vehicle service in Pittsburgh after fatal Ariz. crash Photo A fleet of self-driving Uber cars in 2016. " Our hearts go out to the victim's family ", declared an Uber spokesman. The incident is believed to be the time someone died after being hit by one of Uber's test vehicles. The federal government has voluntary guidelines for companies that want to test autonomous vehicles, leaving much of the regulation up to states. The firm has such pr... [Full Article...]

Trump pushes drug dealer death penalty

Trump pushes drug dealer death penalty Trump's move is created to burnish his tough-on-crime credentials, and he pledged to fix the crisis when he took office a year ago. Globally, 141 countries have abolished the practice and in 2016, 23 countries killed over 1,000 people with the most deaths occurring in China, Iran, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, and Iraq, according to Amnesty International. [Full Article...]

Mariam Moustafa death: Footage emerges of bus incident

Mariam Moustafa death: Footage emerges of bus incident A 17-year-old girl has been arrested on suspicion of assault occasioning grievous bodily harm and released on bail. Egypt's Foreign Affairs Ministry said on Wednesday that it is closely following up on the legal possibilities related to the assault of the young Egyptian girl Mariam Abdel Salam that ultimately led to her death. [Full Article...]

Egyptian presidential election garners huge presence in Oman

Egyptian presidential election garners huge presence in Oman Polling facilities in most countries opened for voting at 9am local time on Sunday and closed at 9pm. The process of Egyptians overseas voting in the elections started on Friday March 16 and continues through Saturday and Sunday Match 17-18. [Full Article...]

Nerve agent planted in luggage of ex-Russian spy's daughter

Nerve agent planted in luggage of ex-Russian spy's daughter British Ambassador Laurie Bristow was called to the Foreign Ministry Saturday to be informed of the moves. "Twenty three diplomatic staff at the British embassy in Moscow are declared persona non grata and to be expelled within a week", said a statement. [Full Article...]

Cluster Bombs Reportedly Dropped on Syria's Eastern Ghouta

Cluster Bombs Reportedly Dropped on Syria's Eastern Ghouta They have splintered it into three besieged zones, the smallest of which is the Harasta pocket. Scores of civilians were killed in a single air attack on eastern Ghouta yesterday, doctors said, as the battle for the Syrian rebel stronghold reaches a tipping point. [Full Article...]

'Jersey Shore Family Vacation' Drops Out of Control Trailer

'Jersey Shore Family Vacation' Drops Out of Control Trailer He makes light of his sentence but the crew are anxious for him. "He's literally not gonna survive", she says. Filmed in South Beach, Miami, Family Vacation is the first new Jersey Shore series from MTV since the original ended five years ago. [Full Article...]


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