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World One more sticky day in the 80s before temperatures tumble
Author: 0 One more sticky day in the 80s before temperatures tumble

Showers may linger early Thursday morning but they'll be gone by mid-morning at the latest. Climatologically speaking, this fits into the pattern of warming that we have seen for many years. Unless a quick cold snap too small to notice in the longer-term trends tumbles temperatures to the 30s around mid-October, we see generally near to above-normal temps for most of the month.

World Talks between Venezuelan government and opposition resume in the Dominican Republic
Author: 0 Talks between Venezuelan government and opposition resume in the Dominican Republic

Venezuela has hit back at the United States after Donald Trump added the South American country to its travel ban list. Caracas, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela today described as irrational the recent sanctions against this South American country by the United States, whose president, Donald Trump, included the Venezuelan people in a new immigration veto.

World Korea to stop provocative actions, will provide options to deal with Pyongyang
Author: 0 Korea to stop provocative actions, will provide options to deal with Pyongyang

In response to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's fiery words lately, Trump said: "He's acting very badly". The DPRK has declared a "full right" to shoot down U.S. The tweet seemed to be in direct response to foreign minister Ri Yong-ho's assertion that Trump's behaviour can only indicate that he is "on a suicide mission", and that "Trump will be held totally responsible" for the loss of any U.S.

World Ryanair grounds Belfast flights for four months
Author: 0 Ryanair grounds Belfast flights for four months

They said that under 400,000 bookings had been made on the affected flights. Ryanair cancelled 2,100 flights over a six-week period this autumn due to a "rostering failure", a move for which it has sincerely apologised. And the pupils weren't the only ones caught up in the cancellations, with a group of 23 adult members of the twinning association forced to make their own last-minute arrangements on the way home from Italy after Ryanair cancelled their flight to Stansted.

World Sunny Deol & Dimple spotted holding hands in London!
Author: 0 Sunny Deol & Dimple spotted holding hands in London!

The video was shared by self-proclaimed film critic Kamal R Khan, who captioned his tweet, "Sunny Deol and Dimple Kapadia are enjoying their holidays together". Sunny and Dimple have worked in a number of films together. Some reports suggest that the actress' separation with husband, Rajesh Khanna was also due to her growing proximity with Deol.

Author: 0 White House: 'Absurd' To Say We're At War With North Korea

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sarah Sanders dismissed the claim as absurd. North Korea has also fired two powerful midrange missiles over Japan in recent weeks. Trump in a speech at the United Nations General Assembly last week said the United States would "totally destroy" North Korea if provoked, which prompted Kim to pledge to take the "highest-level" action against the United States.

World Expulsion insulting, says Ashok Choudhary on being sacked as Bihar Cong chief
Author: 0 Expulsion insulting, says Ashok Choudhary on being sacked as Bihar Cong chief

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday relieved Ashok Choudhary from the post of Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee (BPCC) chief with immediate effect.With Choudhary's removal all existing committees of the BPCC stand dissolved. Till July, Mr Kumar was part of the Maha-Gathbandhan or Grand Alliance which combined his party with the Congress and Lalu Yadav and defeated Prime Minister Narendra Modi's high-energy campaign to take charge of Bihar in 2015.

World Lawmaker: Cut Off Saints' State Funds; Anthem Protest Unacceptable
Author: 0 Lawmaker: Cut Off Saints' State Funds; Anthem Protest Unacceptable

Nungesser will be in London on Sunday when the Saints face off with the Miami Dolphins, part of a trip to promote travel from Europe to New Orleans. Thomas" full postgame comments were as follows: "It just amazes me with everything else that's going on in this world, especially involving the US, that's what you're concerned about my man? "That's being a little blunt, but that's how I feel", he said.

Author: 0 Michael Owen states his prediction for CSKA Moscow v Man United

Mourinho, who led United to Rostov in last year's Europa League competition, has faced CSKA when in charge of Chelsea, Inter Milan and Real Madrid and said it was a " pleasure " to make another trip to Russian Federation. Romero has only started one match this season , though, so perhaps Mourinho will be tempted to change things in Russian Federation. Fellaini did not travel for the Group A game in Moscow after being caught on the back of his ankle by Shane Long during United's 1-0 ...

World Give Us Nnamdi Kanu's Corpse, Brother Tells Nigerian Army
Author: 0 Give Us Nnamdi Kanu's Corpse, Brother Tells Nigerian Army

The Abuja High Court also allowed the government to designate the group as a terrorist organization. The Daily Trust said Senate President Bukola Saraki is proposing a bill to legalize constituency projects and address controversies trailing it.

World China UN envoy says US-North Korea rhetoric might lead to 'disaster'
Author: 0 China UN envoy says US-North Korea rhetoric might lead to 'disaster'

A Reuters report on the trade indicated the shipments may not have all taken place in August, with Beijing instead allowing coal which had been unloaded by North Korean ships to pass through customs. Anthony Ruggiero, a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, said the development "shows that China is not a reliable partner".

World Interpol approves Palestinian membership bid
Author: 0 Interpol approves Palestinian membership bid

The Palestinian bid was part of a series of efforts to push for membership of global institutions and thereby advance the goal of statehood. Interpol has voted to admit Palestine as a full member, dealing a significant diplomatic blow to Israel, which has strenuously lobbied against Palestinian admission.

World British PM Welcomes Saudi Decision on Driving
Author: 0 British PM Welcomes Saudi Decision on Driving

Quoting a Nikkei source, Reuters earlier this year said Toyota Motor Corp plans to launch a feasibility study as early as this year on building a factory in Saudi Arabia and that it will consider importing most of the parts from Turkey and Egypt, in addition Japan.

World Hrithik-Tiger to play teacher-student in YRF's next
Author: 0 Hrithik-Tiger to play teacher-student in YRF's next

But wait! star power at the box-office doesn't end with Hrithik-Tiger's new jodi. The team will begin shooting in April 2018. "@iTIGERSHROFF #HrithikVsTiger ." The yet-to-be-titled Siddarth Anand film will be an action flick and just the Twitter conversation between the actors has us all excited about the forthcoming project.

World Thousands evacuated after explosion at Ukraine ammunition depot
Author: 0 Thousands evacuated after explosion at Ukraine ammunition depot

The blasts, followed by a blaze, happened late on September 26 at a base near Kalynivka in the Vinnytsya region, authorities said today. "Steps to localize the fire in the arsenal of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Vinnytsia region continue, the hot spots are being and extinguish on the territory of the arsenal", reads a report on its Facebook page posted on Wednesday morning.

World Several Naga rebels killed along Myanmar border, Army denies surgical strike
Author: 0 Several Naga rebels killed along Myanmar border, Army denies surgical strike

According to a statement from the Eastern Command of the Indian Army , in the early morning hours of September 27, a column of Indian army while operating along the Indo-Myanmar border was sacked upon by unidentified militants. "The insurgents broke contact and fled from the spot". The Army's Eastern Command made clear it didn't cross the global border. It is reiterated that own troops did not cross the global border.

World Vanuatu declares state of emergency over erupting volcano
Author: 0 Vanuatu declares state of emergency over erupting volcano

Shadrack Welegtabit, the director of Vanuatu's National Disaster Management Office, said a ship had arrived Wednesday carrying food, water and other essential supplies. It sits on the Pacific's "Ring of Fire", the arc of seismic faults around the Pacific Ocean where earthquakes and volcanoes are common. The nation of Vanuatu is made up of 80 small islands and is located between Australia and Hawaii.

World Thai former PM Yingluck gets five-year jail term for negligence
Author: 0 Thai former PM Yingluck gets five-year jail term for negligence

Yingluck fled overseas last month fearing that the military government, set up after a coup in 2014, would seek a harsh sentence. Yingluck is accused of negligence that led to a multi-billion baht loss in a rice mortgage policy that was a key policy of her administration.

World Supreme Court grants temporary stay of execution in Georgia
Author: 0 Supreme Court grants temporary stay of execution in Georgia

The State Board of Pardons and Paroles heard arguments for and against clemency for Keith Leroy Tharpe during a closed hearing Monday. They said in the appeal that Gattie often used racial slurs to describe Tharpe and that Gattie acknowledged that he agreed to sentence Tharpe to death because he was black.

World Twitter explains why they won't delete Trump tweet threatening NK
Author: 0 Twitter explains why they won't delete Trump tweet threatening NK

The argument centres on a particular tweet by Donald Trump published on 24 September. This is because his tweets nearly often insult and make accusations against other individuals. People are asking why Twitter has not taken action against such naked threats on its platform. This is certainly a debate that will continue as Trump seems to drop threatening remark after threatening remark on Twitter , using it nearly as a tool for his rhetoric and propaganda.

World We've not declared war on North Korea, Says US
Author: 0 We've not declared war on North Korea, Says US

The North Korean targets mark the first use of new sanctioning powers that Trump created in an executive order he signed last week to target North Korea's access to the worldwide banking system. Pyongyang says it needs the weapons to defend itself against the threat of a United States invasion. Bellicose statements by Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in recent weeks have created fears that a miscalculation could lead to action with untold ramifications, particularly since ...

World Labour divisions appear over PFI buy back plans
Author: 0 Labour divisions appear over PFI buy back plans

Asked about the comments, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn told the BBC it was right to be looking at all scenarios. Sarwar also rejected a further referendum, saying the country had no appetite for one. "We are a city of sanctuary and I have to speak up against any form of racism as and when it is given a platform in the city". Mr Davis and his United Kingdom team of negotiators started their fourth round of talks with European Union officials in Brussels last night and it is they, not ...

Author: 0 Twitter Says Won't Remove Trump's Tweet On North Korea

Trump's rhetoric driving Pyongyang closer or further from war with the U.S.", Gen. McMaster said. The company also stated it is " committed to transparency and keeping people informed about what's happening in the world ". on Monday. But Twitter, it seems, is still uninterested in booting its most famous customer. Twitter's rules prohibit violent threats, some users pointed out, arguing that the Trump tweet fell into that category.

World Kremlin warns of consequences as North Korea stand-off heats up
Author: 0 Kremlin warns of consequences as North Korea stand-off heats up

The North says it needs its weapons programs to guard against USA invasion and regularly threatens to destroy the United States, South Korea and Japan. "We have a deep arsenal of military options to provide the president so that he can then decide how he wants to deal with North Korea". He said the foreign minister's comments also provide an opportunity for China and Russian Federation to again call for limits on military exercises in the area.

World Florida woman arrested in 'killer clown' cold case
Author: 0 Florida woman arrested in 'killer clown' cold case

Warren opened the door, ready to receive the surprise gifts, but the clown had other intentions, shooting her in the face before calmly walking back to the Chrysler LeBaron and driving away. Marlene sustained a gunshot wound to the face and was transported to Palm West Hospital where she died two days later. 'This is the strangest thing I've seen in all my 19 years in law enforcement, ' Bob Ferrell, then a spokesman for the Palm Beach County sheriff's office, told the Fort Lauderdale ...

World 'Great anger': Trump praises fans who booed National Football League stars
Author: 0 'Great anger': Trump praises fans who booed National Football League stars

He claimed that the Dallas team was greeted by boos, which it was, but also that it was "the loudest I have ever heard". 'But while Dallas dropped to its knees as a team, they all stood up for our National Anthem . "The objective as much as anything else was to somehow, some way to demonstrate unity and equality without anyway involving the flag or the national the anthem".

World China Resumes Coal Imports from N. Korea
Author: 0 China Resumes Coal Imports from N. Korea

Tillerson's visit to China reaffirms the Administration's commitment to further broaden and enhance USA economic and security interests in the Asia-Pacific region. Chinese trade numbers for August show the country imported a large quantity of coal in August, in possible breach of United Nations resolutions and the country's own laws.

Author: 0 Ishaq Dar's indictment in illegal assets reference today

The court directed the prosecution side to produce two of its witnesses on next hearing to record their depositions and adjourned the hearing until Oct 4. During the last hearing the court had ordered the federal minister to submit Rs 5 million to ensure his appearance in the court today. Ishaq Dar is facing Section-14C of the NAB Ordinance 1999, which deals with possession of assets beyond his known sources of income.

World Agnelli gets 1-yr ban in ticketing case
Author: 0 Agnelli gets 1-yr ban in ticketing case

Agnelli, a scion of the family that owns carmaker Fiat Chrysler, said in May he met the ultras to make sure they did not feel discriminated against, and to avoid "problems of public order". It was recognized, of encounters with Rocco Dominello, a bear, " ultra " close to the ' ndrangheta sentenced to more than seven years in prison in the case.

World GJM calls off Darjeeling bandh
Author: 0 GJM calls off Darjeeling bandh

Reacting to the GJM's decision to suspend the strike, state tourism minister and Trinamool Congress leader Gautam Deb said the central government has provided a face saver to GJM supremo Bimal Gurung. Meanwhile during the day the State government restored Internet services in the hills. The West Bengal government appointed Board of Administrators of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration met for the first time on Monday under the chairmanship of Mr Binay Tamang.

World BHU's chief proctor Professor ON Singh resigns on moral grounds
Author: 0 BHU's chief proctor Professor ON Singh resigns on moral grounds

While Vice-Chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi said he has ordered an inquiry by a retired High Court judge, the State government's spokesperson Srikant Sharma, a minister, maintained it was a magisterial probe. "We are going to give the report of this entire incident to the Central government also", he added. BHU students alleged they have to face eve-teasers on the campus regularly and the varsity administration was not taking any action to stop the miscreants.

World Trump, fans react to Cowboys' national anthem demonstration
Author: 0 Trump, fans react to Cowboys' national anthem demonstration

He chastised the players who took a knee and said it was disrespectful to "our Country, Flag and National Anthem". "I made my mind up on this issue that I wasn't gonna comment other than I'm very proud of the fact that the Dallas Cowboys and our players have always stood in recognition of the flag, ALWAYS", he said.

World India says no to troop deployment in Afghanistan
Author: 0 India says no to troop deployment in Afghanistan

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley along with Chief Executive of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah will inaugurate an India-Afghanistan Trade and Investment Show "Passage to Prosperity" in New Delhi on Wednesday, reported a national news agency.

Author: 0 Bitcoin market may be financing North Korea after sanctions

Lin also stressed there were no financial transactions between the two regarding the deal. However, this Order goes significantly further by requiring the Treasury Secretary to block the property and property interests of persons as described above.

World US Commerce Secretary Ross says no concessions made on China trip
Author: 0 US Commerce Secretary Ross says no concessions made on China trip

He told a media briefing in Hong Kong on Wednesday that he is. Ross will also lead a senior trade mission to China that month, the Commerce Department announced Tuesday. In August, Trump authorized an inquiry into China's alleged theft of intellectual property-the first direct trade measure by his administration against Beijing.

World Brendan Rodgers: It's about prestige not money for Celtic
Author: 0 Brendan Rodgers: It's about prestige not money for Celtic

Swiss coach Rene Weiler was sacked before their weekend victory at Waasland Beveren, with Argentine Nicolas Frutos in charge on an interim basis. "We can control the ball, be good in possession but we are also a fast team who can counter-attack".

World Trump Implements Travel Restrictions On More Countries Instead Of Travel Bans
Author: 0 Trump Implements Travel Restrictions On More Countries Instead Of Travel Bans

A suspension of non-immigrant visas to citizens for Venezuela , for instance, will apply only to certain government officials and their immediate families. Further, Trump said that the action was needed to press the countries to improve procedures for identifying their nationals and sharing information with the United States.

World Trump's New Travel Restrictions Add North Korea, Chad & Venezuela To The List
Author: 0 Trump's New Travel Restrictions Add North Korea, Chad & Venezuela To The List

Trump's executive order sparked mass protests across the USA earlier this year, and is scheduled to be reviewed by the Supreme Court next month, reports the BBC . Under the new travel ban , families won't be able to sponsor relatives from Somalia for green cards. "This is still a Muslim ban - they simply added three additional countries", said Becca Heller , director of the International Refugee Assistance Project.

Author: 0 Twitter to clarify rules in wake of Trump North Korea threat tweets

Trump tweeted last weekend: "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at UN". After months of escalating conflict and tensions surrounding the truce between the United States and North Korea, the USA president's message through his Twitter account on Saturday seems to have poured out the glass of North Korea's tolerance.

World A Timeline Of Colin Kaepernick #TakingAKnee
Author: 0 A Timeline Of Colin Kaepernick #TakingAKnee

In another tweet , Trump once again suggested the NFL should "set a rule that you can't kneel during our National Anthem! ". Trump tweeted . Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick first kneeled during the anthem past year to protest police shootings of unarmed black men.

World IRS Now Sharing Info with Mueller Russia Investigation
Author: 0 IRS Now Sharing Info with Mueller Russia Investigation

A number of Trump campaign staff have been the focus of the records requests, most notably former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and former National Security Adviser Lt. Coons said the Special Counsel Integrity Act goes beyond immediate concerns about Robert Mueller, and goes to "the integrity of our government". Mueller is investigating Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 presidential election, a probe that reportedly widened with a July raid on Manafort's home.

World Venezuela: Travel ban 'psychological terrorism'
Author: 0 Venezuela: Travel ban 'psychological terrorism'

How does Venezuela fit in? On Monday Mr Trump imposed an indefinite United States travel ban on citizens of Venezuela, North Korea and Chad over alleged national security concerns. The White House is imposing more travel restrictions on Venezuelan government officials and their immediate family members, as Washington continues to try to isolate the socialist administration financially and diplomatically.