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World Gurung has links with NE insurgent groups: WB Police
Author: 0 Gurung has links with NE insurgent groups: WB Police

By now, it is clear that Gurung has lost popular support in Darjeeling , said Anuj Sharma, additional director general of police (law and order). ADG Sharma said the police, which faced "heavy fire power" from the group, retaliated. We have recovered six AK-47 assault rifles, one 9 mm pistol, 500 rounds of ammunition and bombs from the place where a police party was ambushed by his group near Darjeeling today, ” Sharma told reporters here.

World Pakistan court defers Nawaz Sharif's indictment in Panama Papers case after ruckus
Author: 0 Pakistan court defers Nawaz Sharif's indictment in Panama Papers case after ruckus

The NAB has in total filed three references against the Sharif family and one against Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in the accountability court, in light of the Supreme Court's orders in the Panama Papers case verdict of July 28. Sharif again failed to appear before the judge as he was in London with his ailing wife Kulsoom. Taking notice of the incident, the interior ministry asked Islamabad Police to compile a detailed report of the incident.

World Tillerson 'Moron' Comment Followed Trump's Call for Massive Nuclear Buildup
Author: 0 Tillerson 'Moron' Comment Followed Trump's Call for Massive Nuclear Buildup

A new Associated Press-NORC poll finds that North Korea's nuclear weapons development is spooking most Americans. According to the network, Mr Trump had been shown a slide that showed the steady reduction of U.S. - John Schindler (@20committee) October 11, 2017Now we know why Tillerson called Trump a moron. Citing "three officials who were in the room", NBC reports Trump indicated during the meeting that he wants to expand America's arsenal of nuclear weapons to about 32,000 - a huge ...

World Dems who opposed Iran nuke deal urge Trump to keep pact
Author: 0 Dems who opposed Iran nuke deal urge Trump to keep pact

With the threat of restoring those old sanctions and imposing new ones - as well as the threat of military force - the USA hopes to have new leverage and get Iran to accept changes to the deal. Security Council with a resolution unanimously adopted, a deal that America helped to shape enormously, enormously, would be rejected by the same country", Mogherini told PBS NewsHour anchor Judy Woodruff on Wednesday from European Union headquarters in Brussels.

World United States withdraws from UNESCO over 'anti-Israel bias'
Author: 0 United States withdraws from UNESCO over 'anti-Israel bias'

Earlier on Thursday, the United States formally notified the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) that it would withdraw from the organization on December 31, 2018. lost its vote due to these financial cuts. "Universality is critical to UNESCO's mission to strengthen global peace and security in the face of hatred and violence, to defend human rights and dignity", she wrote.

World Arrest Warrant Obtained for Deandre Harris
Author: 0 Arrest Warrant Obtained for Deandre Harris

Several of Harris' attackers remain on the run - and local and federal officials show little interest in going after them. "The victim went to the Magistrate's office, presented the facts of what occurred and attempted to obtain the warrant", the police in Charlottesville said in the statement.

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Author: 0 Ivanka Trump's "Raising Trump" is all set to release next week

On GMA , promoting Raising Trump (scratch that-also bleak), Ivana was like, "I have the direct number to White House, but I no really want to call him there because Melania is there. "I think for her to be in Washington must be bad", she said . Donald Trump's first wife is refusing to even utter the name of wife No. 2, referring to Maples only as a "showgirl".

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia invests $1bn

Photos show Putin personally pour a cup of tea for his royal guest at the Kremlin Palace. It's the first time the Saudi monarch had paid visit to Russian Federation for official business. Our relations have an extremely large history, "he said". The Saudi government booked two entire luxury hotels for the visit: the Ritz Carlton and the Four Seasons.

World Second Test: Sri Lanka 174-3 at dinner break
Author: 0 Second Test: Sri Lanka 174-3 at dinner break

Sadeera Samarawickrama, though, could make his Test debut in Dubai as vice-captain Lahiru Thirimanne is struggling with back stiffness. Angelo Mathews, who missed the first Test, has now been ruled out of the second as well due to his calf injury.

World Civil liberties groups decry Sessions' guidance on religious freedom
Author: 0 Civil liberties groups decry Sessions' guidance on religious freedom

The new guidance says that the government can not place an undue burden on people or businesses because "the free exercise of religion includes the right to act or abstain from action in accordance with one's religious beliefs ". The breadth of the guidance is stunning-from the administration's point of view, it's legal for almost any business to fire someone or deny a person services based on religious objections.

Author: 0 Bombardier hit with new U.S. tariff as trade row rumbles on

Boeing accuses its rival of receiving state subsidies from the Canadian and British governments, allowing it to sell aircraft in the U.S. for below cost price. Bombardier called the decision "an egregious overreach and misapplication of the US trade law". "The United States is committed to free, fair and reciprocal trade with Canada , but this is not our idea of a properly functioning trading relationship", Ross said.

World A Former Cabinet Minister Is Leading An Attempted Coup Against Theresa May
Author: 0 A Former Cabinet Minister Is Leading An Attempted Coup Against Theresa May

Grant Shapps says the prime minister can not recover following disastrous party conference speech. In one of the most weird British political speeches in a generation, May's address on Wednesday to her annual conference was ruined by a comedian handing her a bogus employment termination letter, repeated coughing fits and even by letters falling off the slogans on the set behind her.

World United Nations slams Myanmar's denial of access to Rakhine
Author: 0 United Nations slams Myanmar's denial of access to Rakhine

Suu Kyi, who has been severely criticised for her failure to curb the military crackdown, said last month that Myanmar would take back "verified" refugees. The Rohingya, a stateless mostly Muslim ethnic minority, have long faced persecution in Rakhine in northern Myanmar (Burma). We call for implementation of recommendations of the (Kofi Annan-led) International Rakhine Advisory Commission to tackle the root cause of this crisis.

World Family: Danley not involved in Vegas plot
Author: 0 Family: Danley not involved in Vegas plot

Paddock's girlfriend Marilou Danley , 62, who was in the Philippines at the time of the shooting, was met by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents at the airport in Los Angeles late on Tuesday night , according to a law enforcement official.

World Kurdish Referendum: Turkey's Erdogan heads to Iran
Author: 0 Kurdish Referendum: Turkey's Erdogan heads to Iran

The judge read out guilty verdicts for the first several defendants, according to a Reuters reporter at the court in Mugla, southwestern Turkey . Touching upon counter-terrorism and border security issues, Akar added that Turkey and Iran have agreed to increase bilateral ties and cooperation in security related matters, to add to already strong political and economic relations.

World Terror suspect drives U-Haul into crowd in Edmonton: Canada Police
Author: 0 Terror suspect drives U-Haul into crowd in Edmonton: Canada Police

According to police, a police officer controlling traffic at a Canadian Football League game was struck by a auto at high speed and then attacked with a knife multiple times by the driver who then fled abandoning the vehicle. The CBC reported Mr. Sharif worked on a construction crew at one point, and quoted an unnamed former colleague saying Mr. Sharif was sympathetic to the Islamic State , prone to religious rants about "polytheists" and expressed "genocidal beliefs".

World TODAY'S FORECAST: Sunny, high near 70
Author: 0 TODAY'S FORECAST: Sunny, high near 70

Tonight , clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind becoming west around 5 miles per hour in the afternoon. Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers/thunderstorms. Winds will be light and variable becoming south southeast around 5 miles per hour after midnight. Mostly cloudy - low around 64. FRIDAY: Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

World Student and Instructor Pilot Dead in Plane Crash in Tennessee
Author: 0 Student and Instructor Pilot Dead in Plane Crash in Tennessee

The Navy told reporters a T-45 jet was missing after it took off from Naval Air Station Meridian in MS with an instructor and student pilot on board. Donna France heard what happened last night. The service will consider oxygen issues in its investigation. The Green Cove Store and Motel is providing lunch for the search crews.

World Qatar Airways canceling flight to Kurdish Irbil
Author: 0 Qatar Airways canceling flight to Kurdish Irbil

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Iraq's Kurdish region has "thrown itself into the fire" by holding a referendum on independence from Iraq. Kurdish leaders have said that would not automatically trigger a declaration of independence, but rather give them a mandate to start negotiations on secession with the central government in Baghdad and with neighbouring countries.

World British climber Andrew Foster 'saved wife' before rock fall death
Author: 0 British climber Andrew Foster 'saved wife' before rock fall death

Another set of climbers watched both rockfalls go down on the "Waterfall Route", located on what is known as the East Buttress of El Capitan. Stock said park officials would not allow people into any area they felt is unsafe. His wife, Rachel Evans, told KSEE-TV of Fresno that the family had just finished a three-day visit to Yosemite. Triggering mechanisms like water, ice, earthquakes, fluctuation in temperature, and vegetation growth are among the final forces that cause unstable rocks ...

World Congress Asks Facebook & Google To Testify On 2016 Elections
Author: 0 Congress Asks Facebook & Google To Testify On 2016 Elections

As his company cooperates with the ongoing investigation into a series of Facebook ads bought by dubious groups said to originate from Russia , Zuckerberg took the time to address his previous comments past year. However committee members Adam Schiff and Mark Warner said they were disappointed by the briefing. He called Twitter's response to the alleged Russian meddling "inadequate on nearly every level".

World Former soldier Henry Bolton elected as new leader of Ukip
Author: 0 Former soldier Henry Bolton elected as new leader of Ukip

FORMER cop and army officer Henry Bolton OBE has been elected leader of Ukip - in a shock result which caught the party and political commentators by surprise. 'You are the party, not me, and this party needs to serve its country. The protesters stood with banners reading: "We say no to racism". At the time the local Surrey newspaper described Bolton as being "concerned about negative campaigning on immigration".

World IsraAID sends emergency response team to Puerto Rico
Author: 0 IsraAID sends emergency response team to Puerto Rico

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders announced on Twitter that Trump had authorized the Jones Act waiver at Rossello's request. The Jones Act, enacted in 1920, requires goods shipped between US ports be carried on ships built, owned and operated by Americans.

World Trump 'not happy' with reports of Price travel
Author: 0 Trump 'not happy' with reports of Price travel

At one point, when asked if he would fire Price, the President said, "We'll see". Initially, when it was reported by Politico that Price had taken five trips on chartered executive planes, his office tried to explain the flights as a temporary measure made necessary by a hectic schedule as Price tried to respond to repeated hurricanes.

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