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World Rep. Price: 'Full-fledged response' needed in Puerto Rico after Maria
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The mayor of San Juan is answering a Twitter attack by President Donald Trump by calling for a united focus on helping people in Puerto Rico after the USA territory was devastated by Hurricane Maria . Cruz is depicted holding a megaphone in her left hand as she stands in waist-deep flood water. Cruz said she was unsure whether speaking out had been effective but that FEMA had contacted her soon after she gave a media conference Friday to say that more supplies were on the ay.

World Braid cutting: Police doubles reward to Rs 6 lac
Author: 0 Braid cutting: Police doubles reward to Rs 6 lac

Two more such incidents were reported from Chadoora area in Budgam district on Saturday. The Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti had also directed the Director General of Police (DGP) to nab the culprits involved in mysterious braid chopping incidents .

World Prakash Raj threatens to return his national awards
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Prakash Raj was speaking at an event of the Democratic Youth Federation of India in Bengaluru . "We may not be able to see Gauri's killers but we can see those who have spewed vitriol", the actor said. Don't tell me that good days will come", Raj said before adding, "I am anxious about the PM's silence. Prakash Raj also said he is "worried about the PM's silence".

World Facebook sets up crisis response page after Las Vegas shooting
Author: 0 Facebook sets up crisis response page after Las Vegas shooting

Lombardo said police were hunting for a person of interest who he named as Marilou Danley . Witnesses say the gunfire lasted for almost 10 minutes. Bakersfield Police Department said a handful of their staff had been at the festival. A woman sits on a curb at the scene of a shooting outside of a music festival along the Las Vegas Strip , .

World Justin Herbert ruled out with broken collarbone
Author: 0 Justin Herbert ruled out with broken collarbone

But in the span of minutes, the Ducks lost their three top offensive weapons to injuries. "I've never been a part of that many", Taggart said, per the Associated Press . It was an unfortunate break for Alie and the Ducks as a 17-0 lead looked pretty good at that stage with the defense playing lights out, allowing only 62 yards total offense on 30 plays before the touchdown pass.

World PA delegation due in Gaza today
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The Egyptian delegation was led by Egypt's ambassador to israel Hazem Khairat. Hamas's agreement to surrender the control it took violently from the Palestinian Authority in 2007 is one of the conditions to reconciliation demanded by Fatah/PA.

World Application to interdict ANC conference struck off the roll
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Mr Ramaphosa is one of the front-runners to replace President Jacob Zuma. That is what we should be focusing on. He was scheduled to contest Oscar Mabuyane for the position of chairperson, but was not available to indicate whether he accepts or declines the nomination.

World PPP expresses trust in Khursheed as opposition leader
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MQM-P has offered to pledge for support to PTI in their bid to remove PPP s Khurshid Shah from the seat of leader of the opposition. MQM was in the government two months before, he held. It is pertinent here to mention that PTI is divided over whom to nominate for the opposition leader as some want Shah Mehmood Qureshi to be the opposition leader while the others want Imran Khan to be elected as the opposition leader.

World Narendra Modi speech: 3 things PM said that will benefit you
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Earlier, teachers used to get questioned for making children clean classrooms. On the anniversary of his birth, Prime Minister Narendra Modi , another son of Gujarat, said Gandhi's "noble ideals motivate millions across the world". "Additionally, by using clean toilets, we can save the costs involved in treating various diseases, and also boost tourism by keeping our surroundings clean", he said.

World Trump slams Puerto Rico leadership over hurricane response
Author: 0 Trump slams Puerto Rico leadership over hurricane response

Carmen Yulin Cruz , the mayor of Puerto Rico's capital city, San Juan , had accused the Trump administration of failing the USA territory. At least 16 people on the island were killed, and there was widespread damage to homes, roads and infrastructure.

World Bangladesh, Myanmar agree on
Author: 0 Bangladesh, Myanmar agree on "working group" for refugee plan - minister

According to him, both sides chose to form a joint working group soon which will draw up plans for repatriation process of Rohingya refugees. No details of the repatriation process was provided. But tensions persist between the local population and the tribal groups. The Bangladeshi delegation included Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali and Home Minister Asaduzzaman Kamal, bdnews24.com reported.

World As Puerto Rico awaits Hurricane Maria relief, Donald Trump takes to Twitter
Author: 0 As Puerto Rico awaits Hurricane Maria relief, Donald Trump takes to Twitter

In the sketch, Trump confidently strides into the Oval Office, eager to pick up the phone to hear Melissa Villaseñor's Cruz tell him "what a great job I'm doing". She said: 'We are dying , and you are killing us with the inefficiency. The mayor retorted: "This is, damn it, this is not a good news story ".

World Trump dedicates golf trophy to hurricane victims
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The Mayor of San Juan , who was very complimentary only a few days ago, has now been told by the Democrats that you must be nasty to Trump. The Republican president said his government was doing a "great job" to help Puerto Rico recover and took a new swipe at critics who said he had been slow to aid the island.

World US President Donald Trump says he 'won't fail' with North Korea
Author: 0 US President Donald Trump says he 'won't fail' with North Korea

Kim Jong-un declared that the North's nuclear missile could strike United States mainland at any time, while President Donald Trump vowed to totally destroy the communist regime. Tillerson expressed hope for reducing tensions with North Korea , which is fast advancing toward its goal of developing a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the USA mainland.

World Zuckerberg, in Yom Kippur post, apologizes for Facebook misuse
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May we all be better in the year ahead, and may you all be inscribed in the book of life", he added. As tradition holds, those who belong to the Jewish faith (which Zuckerberg returned to after declaring he was no longer an atheist in 2016) are meant to look back at their mistakes during the year and ask forgiveness.

World Trump slams Puerto Rico mayor, Democrats, news media over Hurricane Maria response
Author: 0 Trump slams Puerto Rico mayor, Democrats, news media over Hurricane Maria response

In an interview on CNN , Mulvaney also refused to directly answer host Jake Tapper's question about who Trump was referring to when he said "they" wanted everything done for them. "Yeah I think we have a right to be suspect that he is treating the people of Puerto Rico a different way than he has treated the people of Texas or Florida ", the senator added.

World Trump's visit in November to strengthen PHL-US ties
Author: 0 Trump's visit in November to strengthen PHL-US ties

Trump's attendance at the Manila summit had been in doubt until recent days, with officials saying he was reluctant to reward Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte , who has been responsible for a number of anti-American outbursts. Donald Trump will travel to Asia next month for the first time since becoming president, stopping in Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines on a trip expected to be dominated by the North Korea nuclear threat.

World 'SNL' premiere: Baldwin's Trump slams San Juan mayor, National Football League protesters
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Someone will say, "Right this way, sir". The creator of Broadway hit " Hamilton ", Lin-Manuel Miranda, whose parents moved to NY from Puerto Rico , took Trump to task on Twitter over his attack on Cruz: "She has been working 24/7". also lashed out at the President for tweeting instead of taking action. Cruz responded to the attack later Saturday, saying the hurricane relief efforts are not about politics or "petty comments", but about saving the lives of Puerto Rican residents.

World Duterte Threatens to Investigate Ombudsman
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Trillanes had also requested the Anti-Money Laundering Council to determine the nature of the wealth of the Dutertes, especially that of President Rodrigo Duterte. "P50 million. there were many". The spat between Duterte and Trillanes has started when the senator accused the former Davao City mayor that he had undeclared wealth amounting to P211 million and bank transactions reaching P2.4-billion from 2006 to 2015.

World Erdogan to meet opposition leaders over northern Iraq
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The vote will initiate a process of negotiation between Iraq and Kurdistan , which Kurdish leaders say will lead to the region's independence. However, numerous Kurds are now facing being stranded after the Baghdad government in response to the vote, ordered global flights to halt service to Kurdish airports beginning on Friday.

World Amethi the new flash point between Cong-BJP
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The next Lok Sabha elections may be more than a year away but the Nehru-Gandhi turf of Amethi, the Parliamentary constituency of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, threatens to turn into a new flash point between the Congress and BJP after Amethi district administration sought postponement of Rahul's proposed visit there on Wednesday citing "unavailability" of police force.

World Malaysian GP analysis: Max Verstappen deserves day at the front
Author: 0 Malaysian GP analysis: Max Verstappen deserves day at the front

Hamilton, who now leads the championship race with a 34 point advantage over second-placed Sebastian Vettel , said it was decent result considering issues he faced with his vehicle. Raikkonen could well have challenged for a win, given Ferrari's pace and that he qualified in second place. "If we start ahead, we win the race", he said.

World Trump Economic Aide Says Tax Overhaul Aimed At Middle Class
Author: 0 Trump Economic Aide Says Tax Overhaul Aimed At Middle Class

I've been waiting for this for a long time . Tax reform is the single best way to grow our economy. In other words, the highest-paid Americans can expect heftier tax cuts than the lower classes. Add this to the growing file folder that can be labeled "Depressing but not Surprising": The only thing today's Republican Party knows how to do is cut taxes for the very rich.

World Shri Rajnath Singh Visits Rimkhim and Lapthal BoPs of ITBP
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The border dispute between India and China can be resolved by "structural dialogue and a positive approach", said Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday, according to PTI. This is done because due to heavy weight clothing, there is so much difficulty and hence the decision has been taken", said Singh. Singh said that the Doklam deadlock had been resolved without any confrontation.

World Rex Tillerson says USA has direct channels to talk to North Korea
Author: 0 Rex Tillerson says USA has direct channels to talk to North Korea

The comments came after Tillerson told reporters in Beijing on Saturday that the United States has a direct line of communication open with Pyongyang over North Korea's nuclear tests. In August, he said the U.S. military was "locked and loaded" ready to deal with North Korea, just hours after his defence secretary tried to cool tensions by saying that diplomatic efforts were succeeding.

World Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor who begged for more help
Author: 0 Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor who begged for more help

Conservative commentator Eric Erickson said he had planned to defend the Puerto Rico recovery efforts until the president attacked Cruz: "Yay, President Trump punched a critic - a critic who is on an island trying her best to help others where most of the people now have no homes, no power, and no running water.

World Dhawan returns for T20 series against Australia
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Shikhar Dhawan , who missed the ODI series to be with his sick wife, returns to the T20I side. The 38-year-old Nehra made his last worldwide appearance in the shortest format against England in February. The first T20I will be played in Ranchi on October 7 with the next two scheduled to be held in Guwahati (October 7) and Hyderabad (October 10). India are now at the fifth spot on the table.

World Steve Scalise and Speaker Paul Ryan
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The rifle-wielding attacker had nursed grievances against President Donald Trump and the GOP. The bullet traversed "his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs and causing severe bleeding", according to a statement from the MedStar Washington Hospital Center, where he was transported in shock.

World Vanuatu trying to evacuate entire island ahead of volcano eruption
Author: 0 Vanuatu trying to evacuate entire island ahead of volcano eruption

It is one of about 65 inhabited islands in the Pacific nation about one-quarter of the way from Australia to Hawaii. Villagers began leaving in the middle of last week and the number of evacuees has swelled daily since Friday, when the volcano's alert status was raised to the highest level.

World Teamsters organize truckers to move supplies in Puerto Rico
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Even with the US scrambling to save face after being criticized for the slow response to Hurricane Maria's destruction of Puerto Rico, the island's devastated infrastructure is slowing recovery efforts . Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello visited ports in the US territory on Saturday, where FEMA sent several shipments of badly needed supplies. Cuomo said the state's relief efforts would be largely reimbursed through the federal government and would cost "very little" to state ...

World Active shooter reported on Las Vegas strip
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Social media accounts have posted videos of festivalgoers fleeing. There are reports of multiple casualties. Images show people at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival running after apparent gunfire. According to scanner reports, multiple people have been shot, including a police officer. People at the Mandalay Bay casino and hotel reported that the casino was being evacuated.

World Trump blames San Juan mayor, Democrats over Puerto Rico response
Author: 0 Trump blames San Juan mayor, Democrats over Puerto Rico response

All are struggling with the overwhelming devastation of Hurricane Maria , which began tearing across the island early in the morning of September 20 as a Category 4 storm with winds of 155 miles per hour. He said all the containers were dispatched to people in need but private aid supplies have not reached Puerto Rico. Trump, who plans to visit the island Tuesday, criticized San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz and the "leadership ability" of some in Puerto Rico who "want everything to be ...

World Indictment proceedings against Nawaz Sharif to begin today
Author: 0 Indictment proceedings against Nawaz Sharif to begin today

During the previous hearing, Nawaz was allowed to exit the court after making a brief appearance so that legal proceedings against him could be initiated. "However, in normal practice, non-bailable arrest warrants are issued for continuous non-compliance of the court's order", Supreme Court Advocate Mubeen Qazi had told Dawn .

World Two killed, 5 injured as Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch
Author: 0 Two killed, 5 injured as Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch

A search operation for the suspected militants is underway, ANI reported. At least, one child has been killed and five other civilians have been injured in the attack. According to news agency PTI, the villages at the border forward posts along the Line of Control in Poonch district were targeted by the Pakistani troops.

World Barca win behind closed doors amid Catalonia clashes
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Scenes of chaos and violence unfolded in Catalonia as an independence referendum deemed illegal by Madrid devolved quickly on Sunday. Regional government spokesman Jordi Turull also said a group of "academics and professionals" had been invited to serve as election observers.

World President Trump doesn't let up on criticism of San Juan mayor
Author: 0 President Trump doesn't let up on criticism of San Juan mayor

She said relief efforts by FEMA continue to fall short of the needs for San Juan's population of some 350,000. Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey called Trump's comments " disgraceful and shameful ". But Mick Mulvaey, director of the Office of Management and Budget, defended the administration's response to the disaster, saying it's unfair to allege Mr.

World Lin-Manuel Miranda Excoriates Trump for His Tweets About San Juan's Mayor
Author: 0 Lin-Manuel Miranda Excoriates Trump for His Tweets About San Juan's Mayor

The president spent much of the weekend at his New Jersey golf club and then attended the worldwide golf competition near New York City. This was not the first presidential appearance at the tournament this weekend. "And I don't know what world Trump is living in". Sanders is also suggesting that Trump may care less about helping the people of Puerto Rico due to their race.

World Trump tweets about 'amazing' FEMA response in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Trump tweets about 'amazing' FEMA response in Puerto Rico

Virgin Islands was misinformed and inaccurate. Governor Ricardo Rossello has called the island's devastation unprecedented. Lt. Gen. Jeff Buchanan, commander of U.S. His tweets came on the same day that some senior administration officials offered a vigorous defense of the federal response in Puerto Rico at a pair of White House briefings, even as they acknowledged the long road ahead.

World Negotiating With North Korea A Waste Of Time, Says Trump
Author: 0 Negotiating With North Korea A Waste Of Time, Says Trump

While Tillerson affirmed that the US would not recognize North Korea as a nuclear power, he also said the Trump administration had no intention of trying to oust Kim. "We're not in a dark situation, a blackout", Tillerson told reporters during a visit to China. Tillerson's remarks followed a day of meetings in Beijing, which has become increasingly more concerned with the war of words taking place between the United States and the North.

World Should explain injustice to Gujarat during its rule: Shah
Author: 0 Should explain injustice to Gujarat during its rule: Shah

BJP's poll campaign began after Rahul Gandhi had recently campaigned in the state. The assembly elections in Gujarat will be conducted in December, so there's just around 2 months left to complete the campaigning. Previous year in September, angry Patidars had caused chaotic scenes at the venue of the BJP Shah's Patidar rally in Gujarat's Surat as angry Patels resorted to breaking the chairs and shouted pro Hardik Patel and anti Shah slogans.

World Navy says training jet is missing after reports of crash in Tennessee
Author: 0 Navy says training jet is missing after reports of crash in Tennessee

The T-45 is used to train all U.S. Navy student pilots in jet aircraft. The Monroe County EMA director said that operations are being suspended overnight, but security will be on scene. Their status is unknown. Training Air Wing ONE is one of five training wings that belong to CNATRA. A spokesperson for the National Guard Public Affairs office in Virginia says "To the best of my knowledge, it was not a National Guard aircraft".

World Sikh man becomes first minority politician to lead major party
Author: 0 Sikh man becomes first minority politician to lead major party

The race to replace Tom Mulcair, opposed the elected Ontario provincial Jagmeet Singh, member of parliament ontario's Charlie Angus, member of parliament for manitoba's Niki Ashton and the member of parliament quebec-Guy Caron. 1. He will lead the NDP from outside the House of Commons until he can run for election at the federal level. "It makes you feel like you don't belong, like there's something wrong with you for just being you".

World Tillerson Wasting His Time Trying to Negotiate With 'Little Rocket Man'
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Tillerson expressed hope for reducing tensions with North Korea , which is fast advancing toward its goal of developing a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the U.S. While Mr Tillerson's latest remarks in Beijing appeared tailored for a Chinese audience. "There appear to be two trains of thought in the worldwide community regarding denuclearization of the peninsula: Crush North Korea or talk to North Korea so as to increase its sense of security".

World Duo plead not guilty to murdering Kim Jong-nam
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South Korea accuses the North of being behind the murder of Kim Jong-Un's estranged half-brother, who had voiced criticism of the regime after falling from grace and going to live in exile overseas. The women - who may face the death penalty if convicted - are expected to plead not guilty at the start of the trial. The women say they thought they were playing a harmless prank for a hidden-camera show.