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December 16, 2017 1:51 AMThe story: August Pullman (Jacob Tremblay) has been homeschooled by mother Isabel (Julia Roberts) all his life, but his parents think that with fifth grade approaching, he should be enrolled in a normal school. At issue is his face: He was born with malformations that have required facial reconstruction. Meanwhile, his sister Via (Izabela Vidovic) is dealing with her own adolescent issues. Adapted from R.J. Palacio’s 2012 novel of the same title.
The amount of cod that Northern Ireland's fishing fleet can catch is increased by almost 400%.
“We think hopes for rapid market-based reforms under President Xi were always likely to be disappointed,” an expert told TOI, adding, “Xi has shown little appetite for market-based reforms that would weaken the state sector, which he sees as being politically important.”
The girl's case prompted criticism from a senior judge, who called the situation "utterly shaming".
North Korea remained defiant over new UN sanctions imposed for its latest nuclear test, vowing on Wednesday to redouble efforts to fight off what it said was the threat of a US invasion.
Vijender Singh will take on Ernest Amuzu in Jaipur on December 23.
Koda, ex-coal secretary H C Gupta, and three others were convicted for irregularities in the allocation of Rajhara North coal block in Jharkhand to Kolkata-based private company, Vini Iron and Steel Udyog Ltd (VISUL).