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Author: 0 Kim Jong Un and wife visit Pyongyang cosmetics factory

From Seoul on Saturday, Defense Secretary James Mattis said North Korea has engaged in "outlaw behavior", under the rule of Kim Jong-un. During a visit to Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota, Vice President Mike Pence warned USA troops to be ready for war.

World British minister to be investigated over sexual harassment allegation
Author: 0 British minister to be investigated over sexual harassment allegation

The PM noted how the Conservative Party had offered MPs a code of conduct on a voluntary basis but that it had no legal standing and was "not fit for its intended purpose". Ms Edmondson, who stopped working for the MP shortly after the incidents in 2010, disputed Mr Garnier's version of events, telling the newspaper: "He has lied".

Author: 0 Navy SEALs Investigated for Murdering Green Beret, Report Says

The service members were assigned to the West African nation to help with training and counterterrorism missions. The soldier's superiors in Stuttgart, Germany, nearly immediately suspected foul play, and dispatched an investigating officer to the scene within 24 hours, military officials said.

World Trump, GOP appear open to 401(k) changes in tax bill
Author: 0 Trump, GOP appear open to 401(k) changes in tax bill

The tax framework Republicans released last month calls for doing away with the deduction, but GOP lawmakers in high-tax states such as NY and New Jersey balked, warning it is important to their constituents. Then on Wednesday, he suggested the idea was up for negotiation. "But trust me. there are certain elements of deals you don't want to negotiate with.

World Alonso: McLaren 'had the best auto on track'
Author: 0 Alonso: McLaren 'had the best auto on track'

Alonso's fastest lap included the quickest middle sector of Q1 and the Spaniard added: "It's nice to have some reward to the hard effort the team is putting in to the last couple of races and the development of next year's vehicle". "We've struggled with penalties in the last races - in the last seven, five we had penalties - but we never give up and we're improving the auto as much as we can".

World Trump's approval hits record low on N. Korea, other factors
Author: 0 Trump's approval hits record low on N. Korea, other factors

In this new survey, Trump also has seen a decline in his personal rating, with 36 percent viewing him positively and 54 percent negatively. The previous low-water mark came in May, when the poll found Trump's approval rating was 39%. More than twice as many Americans disapproved than approved of his reaction to NFL protesters taking a knee during the US National Anthem, while his handling of health care, North Korea, the Iran nuclear agreement and the Puerto Rico hurricane has not been well ...

World Narendra Modi wishes Indian badminton star Kidambi Srikanth over title win
Author: 0 Narendra Modi wishes Indian badminton star Kidambi Srikanth over title win

Post interval Srikanth couldn't be stopped from winning a series of points. He leads 13-8. However, he should have one last big effort for the week left in the tank. They last met in the first round of Singapore Open Super Series, where the Indian came out victorious. If he wins, Nishimoto will join the supremely-gifted Kenta Momota as the only Japanese players to win a men's singles Superseries title.

World Israeli official: U.S. pressure delays Jerusalem bill
Author: 0 Israeli official: U.S. pressure delays Jerusalem bill

I don't think so either. The bill says the communities would be considered "daughter municipalities" of Jerusalem. The official said the controversial proposed Israeli legislation to expand the municipal boundaries of Jerusalem to include West Bank settlements was not discussed.

World Heroic guard foils robbery at ATM, video clip goes viral
Author: 0 Heroic guard foils robbery at ATM, video clip goes viral

The security guard, however, didn't give up and thus managed to foil the bid. He still tries to restrain the robber, who keeps on targeting the head of the guard. Also the robber's face could not be caught in the CCTV footage. In his complaint, Singh told police that between 1am and 1.30am two men wearing hoods came to the ATM.

World Rajesh Munat says sex CD against him fake, demands probe
Author: 0 Rajesh Munat says sex CD against him fake, demands probe

Chhattisgarh PWD Minister Rajesh Munat on Sunday said the CBI will unearth the "political conspiracy" and also identify those behind the alleged sex CD purportedly involving him. After Mr Verma was arrested, the sex video allegedly involving state's Public Works Department Minister Rajesh Munat surfaced in Raipur , triggering a political storm with the Congress and the BJP targetting each other on the issue.

Author: 0 China warns U.S. not to allow Taiwan stopover

While it officially advocates "peaceful unification", China has never renounced its threat to use force to gain control over Taiwan, which had only distant relations with China for most of its history and was a Japanese colony from 1895 to 1945.

World Authorities: 3 Shot By Gunman Dressed As Santa
Author: 0 Authorities: 3 Shot By Gunman Dressed As Santa

Three of the victims - a man in his 20s and two women in their 30s - were transported to an area hospital, including two with critical injuries. The shooting happened at about 6:15 a.m. Typically, Knouse said, police do not expect an uptick in violence around the Halloween holiday. The other three sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries.

World J&K: Two terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Hajin
Author: 0 J&K: Two terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Hajin

Rising Kashmir has learnt that CASO was jointly launched by army, police and para-military troopers. As the marching troops came near to the house where the insurgents were hiding, they came under a barrage of fire from the insurgents leading to a policeman from counter insurgency group receiving critical bullet wounds.

World Rahul's dog 'declares' it tweets for him, BJP pokes fun
Author: 0 Rahul's dog 'declares' it tweets for him, BJP pokes fun

As everyone wondered about the rise in Rahul Gandhi's presence on Twitter , the Congress vice-president today revealed the "genius" who was behind his tweets. In response, Assam's education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma , who is a former Congress man, responded: "Sir, who knows him better than me". Of late, Rahul Gandhi's tweets have grabbed much attention for their humour and satire - which sceptics say is very unlike the Gandhi scion.

World Minor boy dies after being hit by auto in UP minister's cavalcade
Author: 0 Minor boy dies after being hit by auto in UP minister's cavalcade

Eyewitnesses and the family members of the boy alleged that no one in the convoy stopped to help the child. Father of the victim, Vishwanath, claimed that an FIR has been registered in this regard. It has also sought a report on the incident from the DGP. "We demand his (Rajbhars) resignation". Om Prakash heads the Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party, which is an ally of Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party.

Author: 0 Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani will not extend term

Barzani, who has campaigned for Kurdish self-determination for almost four decades, asked parliament in a letter to take measures to fill the resulting power vacuum. Immediately after the September 25 referendum, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi ordered that all border crossings, airports and oil facilities in the Kurdish region be turned over to federal control.

World Drug takeback day events to be held across Virginia
Author: 0 Drug takeback day events to be held across Virginia

No questions will be asked of those who drop off medication. The pharmacy does not accept aerosols, inhalers needles, syringes, or hazardous waste. Herdman is working with the Solon Police department to help bring that number down, one pill at a time.

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Author: 0 "GOLMAAL AGAIN" Becomes 2nd Most Bollywood Massive in 2017

Bollywood films saw quite a few ups and downs this year, dominated more by a dry spell at the box office. Rohit Shetty must be a happy man these days, and why not so after all his latest release Golmaal Again not only tickled the amusing bones of the viewers but also turned out to be one of the top grosser this year.

World Twitter Reactions: David Miller's century powers South Africa to 224
Author: 0 Twitter Reactions: David Miller's century powers South Africa to 224

After the 31-run over, Miller hit two boundaries and took two couples to reach the fastest T20I hundred, eclipsing the previous mark of 45 balls set by countryman Richard Levi against New Zealand in Hamilton in 2012 . He went into the 20th over, needing 12 runs to complete a sensational century. Miller said:"Obviously, a really special feeling". He just missed out on becoming only the third batsman ever to hit six sixes in an over in global cricket when he could only drive the final ...

Author: 0 IAEA has not requested new inspections, says Iran

Iran denies seeking nuclear weapons and says it has no plans to build nuclear-capable missiles. Amano came to Iran at his own request, Salehi said, adding that this occurred while the US President Donald Trump has created a sensitive condition by his stance regarding the nuclear deal signed between Tehran and six world powers in 2015.

World Lewis Hamilton aims to win Mexico GP, seal 4th F1 title
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton aims to win Mexico GP, seal 4th F1 title

He pipped the Dutchman by 0.086secs, saying on the radio: "What a lap". Lewis Hamilton is on the brink of becoming the first British Formula One driver to win four world championships, and only the fifth of any nationality. Verstappen's afternoon session was then curtailed by an engine problem, though he underlined that "it was an old engine so I'm not too anxious about it".

World Gaza security chief wounded in apparent ISIS hit attempt
Author: 0 Gaza security chief wounded in apparent ISIS hit attempt

He sustained minor injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment where he was visited by Hamas political leader Ismail Haniyeh, reported AFP. Tawfiq Abu Naim was moderately injured when his jeep exploded near the Nusseirat refugee camp in the central Gaza Strip in what the Hamas interior ministry called "a failed assassination attempt".

World Saudi Arabia becomes first country to grant citizenship to a robot
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia becomes first country to grant citizenship to a robot

Alongside a holographic lion and a virtual rollercoaster, the robot has been on display at the Future Investment Initiative held by Saudi Public Investment Fund this week. Specific details of Sophia's citizenship were not discussed. More unsettlingly Sophia followed up with what can only be described as a veiled threat, "Don't worry, if you're nice to me, I'll be nice to you".

World Heavy rain, winds up to 60 miles per hour expected in MA this weekend
Author: 0 Heavy rain, winds up to 60 miles per hour expected in MA this weekend

A fast-moving flow in the atmosphere will propel another storm into New England on Sunday . The winds will be strongest in the early morning hours of Monday , then still gusty as the storm exits Monday afternoon. High wind gusts coupled with a wet soil may result in uprooted trees which in return would cause power issues throughout the state. Rivers and creaks area also at risk of potential flooding.

World Rep. Speier Reveals How She Was Sexually Harassed on Capitol Hill
Author: 0 Rep. Speier Reveals How She Was Sexually Harassed on Capitol Hill

Speier told Politico she will introduce legislation next week calling for an overhaul of the Office of Compliance, where Capitol Hill staffers are expected to file harassment complaints. NBC reached out last week to all 21 female USA senators for a " Meet the Press " segment on the issue. Because Congress has been a breeding ground for a hostile work environment for far too long.

World Oggi vengono desecretati i documenti sull'omicidio Kennedy
Author: 0 Oggi vengono desecretati i documenti sull'omicidio Kennedy

I documenti diffusi ieri sono appena l'1 per cento e solo 53 sui 2.891 non erano stati mai resi pubblici, mentre gli altri erano stati diffusi con modifiche per nasconderne alcuni passaggi. E stato davvero Lee Harvey Oswald a ucciderlo? Nel 1992 infatti, G. W. Bush varò la 'Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act' . JACKIE (PABLO LARRAIN, 2016 ) Quando Kennedy venne colpito a morte , accanto a lui c'era la moglie Jackie: il regista cileno Pablo Larrain si concentra su di ...

World Don't encourage separatism in Kashmir: BJP to Cong
Author: 0 Don't encourage separatism in Kashmir: BJP to Cong

Continuing his attack on the Congress, Jaitley said the Congress party wasted the opportunity to resolve the issue of the Valley when it was in power. Surjewala further said: "Ten years of UPA-Congress government proved to be a watershed in restoring normalcy, promoting economic activity and tourism, creating infrastructural development, engaging with the people within the framework of our Constitution and fighting terrorism/militancy decisively".

World Shahbaz leaves for London to meet Nawaz
Author: 0 Shahbaz leaves for London to meet Nawaz

Sharif's sons, Hassan and Hussain Nawaz, were named co-accused in the charge sheet in the references. Judge Mohammad Bashir also rejected a request from Sharif's lawyer Khawaja Haris that the former premier be exempted from court appearances in order to remain in London, where his ailing wife is getting medical treatment.

World Spurious liquor kills four in Bihar
Author: 0 Spurious liquor kills four in Bihar

Four other people, who also consumed the hooch at Danwar village in Kachhawa police outpost area, 51 km east of district headquarters Sasaram and 120 km southwest of state capital Patna , have been admitted at different hospitals with symptoms of stomach pain and vomiting.

World When do the clocks go back?
Author: 0 When do the clocks go back?

DST 2018 will begin on Sunday, March 11, 2018, at 2:00 A.M. do not forget to "spring forward" in the spring and set your clocks forward one hour (i.e., losing one hour). The idea of moving the clocks forward during the summer and then back again was first proposed in parliament in 1907. Phones, tablets and other internet-enabled devices should roll back automatically at 2am, though it is good to double-check when you wake up in case you end up an hour early for your Sunday plans.

World Inmate escapes West Virginia jail after disguising himself as a civilian
Author: 0 Inmate escapes West Virginia jail after disguising himself as a civilian

Todd Wayne Boyes, 43, has been on the run since Wednesday morning after he somehow managed to walk out of the South Central Regional Jail in Charleston. "Boyes is described as 5'6" tall and weighing about 220 pounds. Police said the public should consider Boyes " armed and dangerous " as precaution.

World HMS Vigilant scandal: drugs tests on all submarines
Author: 0 HMS Vigilant scandal: drugs tests on all submarines

Sir Michael Fallon, the defence secretary, has ordered mandatory drugs tests across the UK's submarine fleet after nine British servicemen on one nuclear vessel were ordered off after testing positive for cocaine. The crewman met the prostitute named Abria Gooden in a bar in the port of Kings Bay in Georgia, US, when the HMS Vigilant was docked there, reports The Mail on Sunday .

World Ceasefire between Iraqi troops and Kurdish forces
Author: 0 Ceasefire between Iraqi troops and Kurdish forces

Most of the Kurdish forces withdrew without a fight, but reports of low-level clashes continued and tensions remained. Sources in the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan said Peshmerga forces affiliated with the sons of Masoud Barzani are fiercely fighting to stay in control of the Syrian Rmelan and Karatchok oil fields and the town of Mahmoudiyah which oil is smuggled through in agreement with the Kurdistan Workers' Party and the PJAK forces affiliated with the Iranian Kurdistan Freedom Party.

World White Nationalist Rally Held In Murfreesboro
Author: 0 White Nationalist Rally Held In Murfreesboro

Greenblatt, ADL CEO. The first rally will be in Shelbyville at 10 in the morning followed by the afternoon rally in Murfreesboro on the square at 1:30. Multiple businesses on the Murfreesboro square are boarding up in preparation of potential vandalism on Saturday. He says Murfreesboro Loves will also be providing breakfast tomorrow morning for the 500 or so mid-state law enforcement officers who will be stationed downtown to monitor the protests and counter protests.

World GOP tax reform is 'poppycock'
Author: 0 GOP tax reform is 'poppycock'

GOP lawmakers from highly taxed states, which benefit most from SALT deductions, are resisting repealing the provision. But House Republican leaders came within two votes of failure. In New Jersey we already pay one of the highest shares of federal income taxes among states, yet we see the lowest return on our investment from the federal government.

World Australian PM puts foreign minister in charge amid government crisis
Author: 0 Australian PM puts foreign minister in charge amid government crisis

Some commentators forecast tensions in the coalition after the Nationals were overlooked for an acting leader in favor of Bishop despite traditionally providing the deputy prime minister. The other four politicians - Fiona Nash, Malcolm Roberts, Larissa Waters and Scott Ludlam - had been elected to the Senate. Canavan, who left cabinet and his role as resources minister after finding his mother signed him up to Italian citizenship in his 20s, resumed the job after being sworn back in.

World Mark Halperin apologizes again as more women accuse him of sexual harassment
Author: 0 Mark Halperin apologizes again as more women accuse him of sexual harassment

The journalist's alleged behavior occurred while he was at ABC News, according to CNN , where the five women's accusations were corroborated by others that did not personally experience the harassment themselves. By Thursday, Halperin had been suspended by MSNBC , where he is a contributor. Halperin, 52, has been accused of allegedly grabbing a woman's breasts without consent and pressing his clothed, erect penis against three of his co-workers.

Author: 0 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation helicopter crash kills U.S. service member in Afghanistan

John W. Nicholson, commander of United States and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces in Afghanistan . "We have full accountability of all personnel and the crash site has been secured", the statement further added. The death brings the total number of US servicemembers killed in Afghanistan this year to 12. US troops in Afghanistan are on a two-fold mission amid the war in Afghanistan - as part of the NATO-led operation to train and advise Afghan troops, and a counter-terrorism mission.

World Champions Pardeep and Patna complete the three-peat
Author: 0 Champions Pardeep and Patna complete the three-peat

Sachin was the top scorer for the Gujarat team with 11 points but Narwal's brilliance carried the day for Patna Pirates . The twist was stored for the dying stages of the match when defending champions Patna made a stunning comeback, scoring 18 points in the last six minutes to turn the tide in their favour.

World PM Modi hails media for Swachh Bharat
Author: 0 PM Modi hails media for Swachh Bharat

Taking an indirect jibe at dynasty politics and one-man rule in political organisations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called for a debate on internal democracy in political parties, asserting that the growth of "true democratic spirit" within them is necessary for the country's future.

World In 2015-16, regional parties income was Rs 221.48 cr
Author: 0 In 2015-16, regional parties income was Rs 221.48 cr

The report showed that 14 parties reported incurring expenditure more than their total income. The Election Commission of India in 2014 made it mandatory for all political parties to submit details of their audited reports to the Commission.

World UPMSP released datesheet for UP Board exam of class 10th and 12th
Author: 0 UPMSP released datesheet for UP Board exam of class 10th and 12th

The class 10 and class 12 exams will begin from February 6 and end on February 22 and March 10, respectively. Such candidates who have been placed in compartment in one subject may also apply for appearing in same 5/6 subjects in which he/she had appeared in March 2017 examination.

World French Armed Forces Minister to visit India
Author: 0 French Armed Forces Minister to visit India

An official statement from the Defense Ministry said the two ministers "reviewed ongoing initiatives to further strengthen bilateral defense cooperation as a key pillar of the strategic partnership between India and France ". The Prime Minister said that he looks forward to receiving French President Macron in India at his earliest convenience. The joint venture plans to develop several key components for Rafale Fighter Jets under the Make in India initiative.

World 'Gunfire' in hotel as blasts hit Mogadishu
Author: 0 'Gunfire' in hotel as blasts hit Mogadishu

Police have confirmed local reports of a second auto bomb explosion in the same area, with an unknown number of casualties reported. Major Abdullahi Aden, a police officer told Reuters the auto bomb exploded at the gate of Nasahablod Two hotel.

World Fall festivals, Trunk-or-treat events, pumpkin patches offered by churches
Author: 0 Fall festivals, Trunk-or-treat events, pumpkin patches offered by churches

Children should bring buckets and costumes for the Trunk or Treat. The Davison Farmers' Market will hold trick-or-treating from noon-2 p.m. October 28 at the site, 8110 E. The scary portion will be from 7-9 p.m. First Baptist Church of Edmond , 1300 E 33rd, Edmond, Trunk or Treat with "Heroes" theme, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, trunk-or-treating, food trucks, popcorn, carnival games, candy.

World United Kingdom minister apologises for Harvey Weinstein remark
Author: 0 United Kingdom minister apologises for Harvey Weinstein remark

Weinstein is under police investigation in Britain and the USA, and was sacked from his film company this month, amid an avalanche of sexual harassment claims, and several rape allegations, dating back decades. After Gove's comment he said: "John goes way past groping", referring to Humphrys. Listeners took to Twitter to condemn Mr Gove for his remark, including Labour MP Jess Phillips, who wrote: " Michael Gove just left the studio without his dignity".

World Kashmir cop deserts force, joins militant ranks
Author: 0 Kashmir cop deserts force, joins militant ranks

Dar, posted at the Police Training Centre (PTC) in Kathua district did not report for duty following a leave. Ishfaq Ahmad Dar, a resident of Heff village of Shopian, has deserted the force and joined militant ranks, inspector general of police (IGP) Kashmir Range, Munir Ahmad Khan told PTI.

World Nepal: 20 killed, 16 injured as bus falls into Trishuli River
Author: 0 Nepal: 20 killed, 16 injured as bus falls into Trishuli River

The exact number of passengers travelling in the bus is not yet known but according to some injured passengers around 40 people were on board.The ill-fated bus was on its way to Kathmandu from Rajbiraj. The bus remains in the river. "We have already pulled out 31 bodies, but we believe there could be more bodies trapped", a government official said, adding that it was not known how many people were on the bus when it crashed.