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Russia's United Nations envoy tells U.S. to abstain from comments on Assad's future

Russia's United Nations envoy tells U.S. to abstain from comments on Assad's future Peace talks aiming at a political transition in the war-torn country are scheduled to resume next month. "I think that we should not make predictions on anyone's future". Staffan de Mistura told the Security Council on Thursday that he hopes a meeting in Kazakhstan's capital Astana on October 30-31 co-sponsored by Turkey, Iran and Russian Federation will "prevent further unraveling of interim de... [Full Article...]

Philippines' Duterte to visit Japan this weekend

Russia's military products donation includes 20 trucks, 5,000 units of AK-74M Kalashnikov assault rifle, one million units of 1943-type cartridges with steel core bullets, and 5,000 units of steel helmets. However Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, a self- described socialist, has sought to loosen his nation's alliance with the United States in favour of closer ties with China and Russian Feder... [Full Article...]

Hate speech: NIA files chargesheet against Zakir Naik

Hate speech: NIA files chargesheet against Zakir Naik The NIA, in its 58-page chargesheet, declared Zakir Naik an absconder and booked him for inciting terror and communal hatred. Naik, who is not in the country, was charged under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) and Sections 120B, 153A, 295A, 298 and 505 (2) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). [Full Article...]

Chhath Puja 2017 images: Stunning photos of devotees celebrating the festival

Chhath Puja 2017 images: Stunning photos of devotees celebrating the festival Thousands of devotees and visitors thronged the Nonai and Naika river bank venues of the town carrying wicker baskets filled with fruits and offerings to the Sun God and his wife Usha ( Chhathi Maiya ), the Goddess who is worshiped during the occasion. [Full Article...]

Catalan leader stumbles in bid for independence from Spain

Catalan leader stumbles in bid for independence from Spain By Thursday, it was not clear whether the central government would back off if Puigdemont does abandon his independence drive and calls elections instead. "I have no guarantee to justify, today, the calling of legislative elections", he said. The central government, in response, turned to Article 155 of the constitution, a never-before-used provision created to rein in rebel regions. [Full Article...]

Otto Warmbier' sanctions against North Korea Last Step before Word War 3

Otto Warmbier' sanctions against North Korea Last Step before Word War 3 The bill was put forward to "impose the most far-reaching sanctions ever directed at North Korea ", according to Andy Barr, a Republican Congressman who introduced the bill to the House floor. According to estimates by the US, North Korea would lose $ 2.7 billion or about 90 per cent of its sales overseas together with previous sets of sanctions, which imposed an embargo on coal, iron, fish a... [Full Article...]

Russian helicopter carrying 8 crashes near Norway's Svalbard archipelago

Russian helicopter carrying 8 crashes near Norway's Svalbard archipelago Spitsbergen, part of the Svalbard archipelago, is an worldwide demilitarized and free economic zone considered a sovereign entity of Norway. "We have found oil on the water but no wreck", said Olav Bjoergaas, a spokesman for the Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centres for northern Norway. [Full Article...]

LEGOLAND Theme Park Announced for NY

LEGOLAND Theme Park Announced for NY As well as announcing its intention to open a Legoland Park in South Korea, Merlin Entertainments said it also has plans for more parks in China. Once completed, LEGOLAND New York will be open seasonally from April to November. Legoland is set to include more than 50 rides and have a hotel on site. The theme park and resort will feature Lego characters and educational programs for children. [Full Article...]

County DA Thomas Spota, aide indicted by federal grand jury

County DA Thomas Spota, aide indicted by federal grand jury Sources told NBC 4 NY the men surrendered Wednesday afternoon. The charges against them relate to an FBI investigation that led to the conviction of former Suffolk County Police Chief James Burke . According to the indictment, Spota and McPartland took part in the cover-up of Burke's beating of Christopher Loeb, who stole a duffel bag out of Burke's auto containing his service revolver, sex toy... [Full Article...]

Tillerson's visit paved way to strengthen bilateral relation with US: FO

Tillerson's visit paved way to strengthen bilateral relation with US: FO However, while India and the USA agreed on Pakistan and Afghanistan-related concerns, India defended its ties with Iran and North Korea . Tilerson came to visit Pakistan on Tuesday after months of accusations of US President Donald Trump to Islamabad harboring "elements sow chaos" and can attack the forces of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in Afghanistan and neighboring countries. [Full Article...]

Kim Jong-Nam trial sees airport video of male suspects

Kim Jong-Nam trial sees airport video of male suspects Numerous pictures, seen below, are from the check-in area, where authorities say Kim Jong Nam was attacked. The other two men are then seen taking it in turns to separately sit down and talk to Hanamori. They pleaded not guilty to murder charges when their trial began October 2. Aisyah's lawyer, Gooi Soon Seng, told reporters before the trial that she was recruited in early January by a Nort... [Full Article...]

Barclays third-quarter profit hit by weak markets business

Barclays third-quarter profit hit by weak markets business In the first half of the year, Barclays put £700m aside to cover costs relating to the scandal, which has engulfed the banking sector. Income fell to £5.2bn, down 5% on a year ago, but this was offset by significantly lower operating expenses, largely thanks to a 90% fall in litigation and conduct charges. [Full Article...]

Palm Beach deputy resigns following burglary charge

Palm Beach deputy resigns following burglary charge He was on the floor of his bedroom, and was assumed to have fallen and hit his head during a power outage that resulted from Hurricane Irma. He was taken to Delray Medical Center, where he later died. Their statement continued, "Not all of these medications we think were taken from our father, leading us to believe that this was not Officer Cooke's first crime... [Full Article...]

New consumer law focuses on misleading ads, resolving grievances

New consumer law focuses on misleading ads, resolving grievances These are in line with the government's idea of a " New India ", he said. Modi's message comes amid diplomatic efforts by the two sides to overcome the bitterness caused by the 73-day face-off between their troops in the Dokalam area of the Sikkim sector. [Full Article...]

Powerball jackpot ticket worth $191 million sold in Louisiana

It'll soon cost you more to buy a ticket, but the good news is the jackpots will be much larger than before. The next drawing is on October 28 with a jackpot of $40 million. It'll also have longer odds and feature bigger prize payouts. Two years ago, Powerball raised its prices and lengthened its odds, and the higher jackpots offered each week have stolen away MegaMillions customers. [Full Article...]

Missing teacher's husband left clues to location of a body; killed self

Missing teacher's husband left clues to location of a body; killed self On Tuesday, Mr. Lockhart was found dead in his home. In a Wednesday afternoon press conference, Portage Department of Public Safety Director Nicholas Armold said that after Christopher Lockhart, the main person of interest in the disappearance of his wife, was found dead of an apparent suicide Tuesday, officers found a note in which Lockhart confessed to killing his wife and leaving her body i... [Full Article...]

Legal battle ends: Detained immigrant obtains an abortion

Legal battle ends: Detained immigrant obtains an abortion Texas law bans most abortions after 20 weeks. A teenage illegal alien in federal custody ended her pregnancy Wednesday morning, less than 24 hours after a judge's order forced the government to allow the 17-year-old to be promptly transferred to an abortion facility. [Full Article...]

Indonesia fireworks factory explosion kills at least 23, dozens more injured

Bodies are still being recovered from the building, and the death toll is expected to rise. - "Company must pay" -Authorities have not yet said how the fire started, but have confirmed it began near the front door and quickly spread. The factory had been operating for only two months, media said. Diana, whose 15-year-old sister was seriously injured in the fire, said the company, Panca Buana C... [Full Article...]

Dhinchak Pooja's parents unhappy with her

Dhinchak Pooja's parents unhappy with her She then asked Akash to get off her. Hina tells him that she is not able to absorb so many things at a time and she is most hurt by the word Puneesh called her. Moreover, Vikas too tries to manipulate Dhinchak Pooja by telling her that her teammates will nominate her for being the worst performer in the task and send her to the jail. [Full Article...]

Trump Says He Did Not 'Specifically' Order Niger Mission

Trump Says He Did Not 'Specifically' Order Niger Mission The U.S. has drone bases in Niger as well as significant intelligence resources. One question still to be answered is why it took an hour for USA forces to call for backup after they first encountered the enemy and why it took another hour for French fighters jets to show up. [Full Article...]


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