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Russian Federation investigation brings first charges

Russian Federation investigation brings first charges It was finalized in December 2016, and published online by BuzzFeed in January. Questions about the investigation are also likely to pursue Trump on the most important foreign trip of his presidency so far when he goes to Asia later this week, with a nuclear showdown with North Korea reaching boiling point. [Full Article...]

N Korea accuses Japan of 'hysteric' smear campaign

N Korea accuses Japan of 'hysteric' smear campaign Former senior Trump adviser Steve Bannon underscored the dangers of U.S. military strikes in August, when he said in an interview with The American Prospect that "until somebody solves the part of the equation that shows me that 10 million people in Seoul don't die in the first 30 minutes from conventional weapons, I don't know what you're talking about, there's no military solution here, they g... [Full Article...]

1st shipment to Chabahar flagged off from Kandla

1st shipment to Chabahar flagged off from Kandla External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj flagged off the first shipment of wheat from India. India, Iran and Afghanistan signed a three-way transit accord worth $500 million to develop the Chabahar port in 2016. Trade with Afghanistan through land route was not possible for India due to hostility in its ties with Pakistan. In September this year, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had ... [Full Article...]

Minister under probe for asking secretary to buy sex toys

Minister under probe for asking secretary to buy sex toys Married Garnier said that the "sugar t**s" comment was a reference to the BBC TV show Gavin and Stacey. A Cabinet Office spokeswoman confirmed the investigation in Garnier - a married father of three - but declined to comment further. She said measures such as a disciplinary procedure suggested by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority and a voluntary code of conduct offered by the Co... [Full Article...]

Delhi-bound Jet Airways flight diverted to Ahmedabad over 'hijack threat'

Delhi-bound Jet Airways flight diverted to Ahmedabad over 'hijack threat' The person who left the note has been identified. The B 737-900 aircraft was parked at a remote bay, the spokesperson said in a statement. A Delhi-bound Jet Airways flight was diverted to Ahmedabad for "security reasons". The 36-year-old Mumbai-resident, who was seated in the flight's business class section, had alleged harassment at the hands of the airline last year. [Full Article...]

Hadiya 'love jihad' case: Consent of girl is important, says SC

Hadiya 'love jihad' case: Consent of girl is important, says SC The Supreme Court on Monday directed the father of Kerala woman, who converted and married a Muslim man, to produce her before it on November 27. The National Investigation Agency (NIA), which was tasked by the top court to probe whether there was a wider pattern of alleged " love jihad " in the case, told the court today that there "is a well-oiled machinery involving radicalisation and lov... [Full Article...]

SC hearing on Bengal's plea against Aadhaar linking on Oct 30

SC hearing on Bengal's plea against Aadhaar linking on Oct 30 The Supreme Court will also hear veteran Congress leader Jairam Ramesh's plea challenging the Government decision to turn Aadhar act into money bill in the first week of November. The Centre had submitted that deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar to avail benefits of various government schemes has been extended till March 31 next year . [Full Article...]

Driver killed after 12-year-old leaps from Virginia interstate overpass

Driver killed after 12-year-old leaps from Virginia interstate overpass Family said she was studying counseling to help troubled kids like the 12-year-old boy who jumped off the overpass. Harris was "incapacitated" by the impact, and her passenger, who was not injured, was able to steer the auto off of 66, WDCW reported . [Full Article...]

Kim Jong-un visits cosmetics firm with wife

Kim Jong-un visits cosmetics firm with wife The visit came as North Korea and the United States continued to exchange threats. North Korea can rely on hundreds of thousands of artillery rounds within striking distance of Seoul, making it hard for even a preemptive strike to prevent mass casualties. [Full Article...]

First charges filed in Mueller investigation

First charges filed in Mueller investigation All the reports were attributed to unnamed sources. The Republican lawmakers said they want to know if the transaction was fully investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and other agencies before a panel that oversees foreign investment in US strategic assets approved it. [Full Article...]

Severe Weather Bringing High Winds, Torrential Downpours

Severe Weather Bringing High Winds, Torrential Downpours But, she says, after the tricky weather, we're in for a treat. Phillipe is bringing heavy rains to western and central Cuba. Those who remain without power on Monday night may find it hard to stay warm as temperatures will dip into the 30s F away from the coast with AccuWeather RealFeelĀ® Temperatures in the 20s F. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump's approval ratings drop to a new low

Donald Trump's approval ratings drop to a new low As NBC helpfully notes, "Trump's job approval rating... is the lowest in modern times for a president at this stage of his presidency". A September version of the poll showed Trump's approval at 43%; his previous nadir was 39%, in May. The same NBC/WSJ poll had Barack Obama at 51 percent approval at this point during the fall of his first year in office. Trump largely lost ground among indepen... [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia to allow women into sports stadiums from 2018

Saudi Arabia to allow women into sports stadiums from 2018 The Chairman of the General Authority for Sports in Saudi Arabia has announced that women will be allowed to attend sporting events for the first time starting in January 2018. Until then, women were not allowed in the stadiums under the rule of separation between the sexes in public spaces. From next year, they will be allowed into three sports stadiums for the first time. [Full Article...]

Israel delays move to expand Jerusalem

Israel delays move to expand Jerusalem The Palestinians claim both east Jerusalem and the West Bank, territories captured by Israel in the 1967 war, as part of their future state, a position that has wide worldwide backing. Sponsors of the bill stressed the annexation was only to the Jerusalem municipality and not to the sovereign state of Israel, but the difference fails to resonate in the world community. [Full Article...]

Assam Minister mocks tweets by Rahul Gandhi's 'dog'

Assam Minister mocks tweets by Rahul Gandhi's 'dog' Joining him on the website was Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. Gandhi shared a video of his pet playing with a cookie that he posted along with the following caption: "Ppl been asking who tweets for this guy.I'm coming clean.it's me.Pidi.I'm way?? than him. [Full Article...]

Iraqi Kurdish leader to devolve powers after thorny vote

Iraqi Kurdish leader to devolve powers after thorny vote After the vote Masum said the independence referendum had triggered the assault on Kirkuk. The departing Kurdish leader denounced the U.S. for abandoning the Kurds and allowing American Abrams tanks, which were supplied to Iraqi forces to fight Islamic State, to be deployed against them. [Full Article...]

Florida Fires Head Coach Jim McElwain

Florida Fires Head Coach Jim McElwain Defensive coordinator Randy Shannon will serve as the interim coach. Florida and Jim McElwain have mutually parted ways after the football coach claimed that family members and players received death threats last week. Florida is now 3-4 overall and 3-3 in conference so far this season. "I know what I was brought here to do", McElwain said Saturday. But UF was routed both times by Alab... [Full Article...]

Military investigating whether two Navy SEALs murdered a Green Beret

The spokesman, Ed Buice of Naval Criminal Investigative Services, identified the soldier as Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar. News of Melgar's death came to light at the same time the Pentagon is investigating the circumstances surrounding an October 4 ambush in Niger that left four USA soldiers dead. [Full Article...]

Man Dressed as Santa Opens Fire, Wounds 4 at Halloween Party

Man Dressed as Santa Opens Fire, Wounds 4 at Halloween Party According to Austin police detective Lee Knouse, the suspected shooter was an acquaintance of the victims and was a guest at the private gathering, the Austin American-Statesman reported . A third person was seriously injured. Police said none of the casualties wounds give off an impression of being hazardous as of now. He referenced a fourth victim who declined to be taken to a hospital, but he ... [Full Article...]

'White Lives Matter' Rallies Protest Refugee Resettlement Program

'White Lives Matter' Rallies Protest Refugee Resettlement Program The plan was for speakers to address the assembled white supremacists, some of whom carried shields and Confederate flags, before the group would depart to nearby Murfreesboro for another rally. "Tennessee is one of the states that has seen a rise in anti-Muslim bigotry in recent years, particularly since the election", Hooper said. "We just bring awareness to the stuff that's going on and maybe w... [Full Article...]


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