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Powerful aftershocks strike Indonesia days after deadly quake & tsunami

Powerful aftershocks strike Indonesia days after deadly quake & tsunami Reports say that aid started to reach Palu , but rescuers were still trying to reach Donggala regency, home to over 300,000 people. The tsunami with the height of 0.5 to three meters devastated the coastal areas near Talisa beach in Palu city and Donggala district, the meteorology and geophysics agency said. [Full Article...]

Putin calls ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal a ‘scumbag,’ traitor

Putin calls ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal a ‘scumbag,’ traitor On the eve of Putin's arrival later Thursday, the United States poured cold water on Indian efforts to obtain a waiver to avoid sanctions under legislation called Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA). India is going into this year's summit from a position of economic strength - the country is ranked by the International Monetary Fund among the world's ten biggest economi... [Full Article...]

Senators react to Trump's comments about Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford

I don't remember. Where was the place? " 'I had one beer!' Right?" he said to supporters at the rally as they cheered and laughed. "I think by the time I was an adolescent, and had moved back from Indonesia and was struggling with these issues of racial identity and a father not being in the house, I think that I reacted by engaging in a lot of behavior that's not untypical of black males acro... [Full Article...]

Duke and Duchess of Sussex visit county that inspired their royal titles

Duke and Duchess of Sussex visit county that inspired their royal titles Meghan married Queen Elizabeth's grandson Harry in May this year, and on Wednesday the couple visited the so-called Sussex Declaration one of only two known handwritten parchment copies of America's formative text, at Edes House in Chichester. [Full Article...]

GOP senators await Federal Bureau of Investigation report in anxiety-filled Capitol

GOP senators await Federal Bureau of Investigation report in anxiety-filled Capitol Trump also pointed out the inconsistencies in Kavanaugh's accuser Christine Ford's testimony that she "didn't remember" the details of her alleged assault. Another Yale classmate, Jennifer Klaus, said she often socialized with Kavanaugh at Yale and vigorously disputed his portrayal of himself. The FBI is expected to soon provide senators with the results of its investigation into allegatio... [Full Article...]

Victory for Iran as United Nations court tells Donald Trump to lift sanctions

Victory for Iran as United Nations court tells Donald Trump to lift sanctions In a 29-page ruling , the judges said that USA sanctions could stop Iran importing humanitarian items and have "a serious detrimental impact on the health and lives of individuals on the territory of Iran". But amid a broader push to assert US sovereignty in the global arena and after pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal this year, the administration determined that the court case made the treaty... [Full Article...]

Indian Air Force Begins Relief Mission To Tsunami-Hit Indonesia

Indian Air Force Begins Relief Mission To Tsunami-Hit Indonesia Indonesian Red Cross officials have told the BBC that 34 Indonesian students whose bodies were found under a church buried by a mudslide were among those killed. In Palu's Petobo neighborhood, the quake caused loose soil to liquefy, creating quicksand-like mud that caused massive damage. About 1,700 houses in one neighbourhood were swallowed up by ground liquefaction, which happens when soil sha... [Full Article...]

Umno's Lokman, 30 others gather at MACC to show support for Rosmah

Umno's Lokman, 30 others gather at MACC to show support for Rosmah The official says Rosmah Mansor was arrested by the anti-graft agency on Wednesday after it questioned her for a third time over alleged theft and money laundering at the fund. After the arrest, Rosmah's lawyer, Geethan Ram Vincent, told reporters her lawyers had not been informed of the nature of the charges to be filed against her. [Full Article...]

Brett Kavanaugh May Have Thrown Ice at Someone During 1985 Bar Fight

Brett Kavanaugh May Have Thrown Ice at Someone During 1985 Bar Fight But she doesn't know who invited her to the party or where it took place, how she got there or how she got home afterward. "What neighbourhood was it in?" I don't know. On Tuesday, Mr Flake said he was "very troubled" by the tenor of Judge Kavanaugh's "partisan" testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee last week . [Full Article...]

Theresa May grooves to ABBA's 'Dancing Queen' at Tory Conference

Theresa May grooves to ABBA's 'Dancing Queen' at Tory Conference The Prime Minister Theresa May struts onto the stage at the Conservative Party annual conference in Birmingham , dancing to ABBA's "Dancing Queen ". "What might have seemed amusing after a couple of cocktails is ridiculous and inappropriate in the harsh light of reality". James said: "She just danced on to the stage, I'm not joking". [Full Article...]

Dancing May announces end to austerity and promises ‘better days ahead’

Dancing May announces end to austerity and promises ‘better days ahead’ In her speech, PM May is likely to will declare that the Conservatives can represent the "decent, moderate and patriotic" as she seeks to halt Johnson leadership challenge. Her spokesman declined to comment on Duddridge's move. But she did her best to appear carefree as she sashayed on to the stage to Abba hit Dancing Queen and joked about the coughing fit and collapsing stage backdrop which... [Full Article...]

Iran fires missiles at Isil bases in Syria

Iran fires missiles at Isil bases in Syria On October 01, Iran fired several ballistic missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria. The statement said many " takfiri terrorists" - a term often used by Iranian officials to describe Sunni Muslim extremists - had reportedly been killed in the attack. [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh investigation: FBI 'hasn't spoken to Christine Blasey Ford'

Kavanaugh investigation: FBI 'hasn't spoken to Christine Blasey Ford' The latest move by Trump came just hours after he had highlighted the possibility of false accusations against young men in the midst of a cultural moment brought on in the past year by the #MeToo movement. The F.B.I.is now looking into the allegations against Kavanaugh and is expected to wrap up its investigation this week. Mr Trump was speaking to reporters at the White House. [Full Article...]

Teetotal Trump: I'd be a mess as a drinker

Teetotal Trump: I'd be a mess as a drinker Added Trump: "Can you imagine if I had, what a mess I'd be?" She adds, "What message that sends to women in America is that we are innocent until proven guilty in this country". Kavanaugh struck an angry and defiant tone at the hearing. Flake said over the weekend that he would vote for Kavanaugh unless the FBI finds something in its investigation. [Full Article...]

Attorney fires back at Trump for mocking Ford during rally

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). At one point, he also appeared to suggest that one Senate Democrat drinks too much, offering no proof for his attacks but urging the crowd to Google the senator's name. 1001 , criminalizes such acts "under penalty of felony" saying such persons will be "fined and imprisoned not more than 5 years". The crowd laughed and cheered on the president's attacks. [Full Article...]

PM calls for unity and Brexit support

PM calls for unity and Brexit support But Brexit was his main focus as he called for the government to ditch the Chequers plan that led to his resignation from the government in July. "You know we, he and I are all members of the Conservative and Unionist Party". May to respond to Mr. Johnson challenge in her speech on Wednesday. "We will not trample on our project to rescue a party that is deeply divided and apparently not ca... [Full Article...]

China hits movie star Fan Bingbing with huge fines for tax evasion

China hits movie star Fan Bingbing with huge fines for tax evasion The tax bureau in the eastern coastal province of Jiangsu delivered its judgment to Fan on Sunday, levying fines of more than 596 million yuan ($86.7 million) for tax evasion and assessing overdue taxes of more than 288 million yuan ($42 million), Xinhua said . [Full Article...]

Former classmate says Trump court nominee lied about his drinking

Former classmate says Trump court nominee lied about his drinking Speaking with reporters on the South Lawn at the White House, Trump also said he hopes the Senate will vote to confirm Kavanaugh by the end of the week but acknowledged it depends on the result of the ongoing investigation. Trump said that the current situation meant that some men are "guilty until proven innocent". "What his attractive children are going through is not describable, it's not... [Full Article...]

Trump mocks Christine Blasey Ford at MS rally

During the 2016 campaign, at least 15 women accused Trump of misbehavior ranging from sexual harassment and sexual assault to lewd behavior around women. It marked the sharpest criticism by Trump of Ford since she came forward publicly with the allegation last month. "A man's life is in tatters", he said. [Full Article...]

Trump aided family members in tax fraud

Trump aided family members in tax fraud The findings of "dubious" practices by the Times were based on a "vast" amount of tax returns and financial records, according to the report. During his presidential campaign, Trump promoted himself as a self-made real estate mogul who started out with only a "very small " loan from his father. [Full Article...]


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