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World News No missile talks until West gives up its N-weapons: Iran
Author: 0 No missile talks until West gives up its N-weapons: Iran

Velayati said statements by French officials regarding Iran's missile work will do them no good, urging the French foreign minister to avoid repeating them. In an early March report, Reuters reported that European powers and Iran have started talks over Tehran's role in the Middle East and will meet again this month in Italy as part of efforts to prove to US President Donald Trump that they are meeting his concerns over the 2015 nuclear deal.

World News Exhausted of cosy coalitions, Germany's millennials push for more partisanship
Author: 0 Exhausted of cosy coalitions, Germany's millennials push for more partisanship

But it is surely the beginning of the end. Thanks to Kuehnert, Merkel's proposed coalition government between her conservative party and the Social Democrats (SPD) now hangs on a yes or no vote by the SPD's rank and file. At the end of past year, the Trump administration floated a tax plan that envisaged slashing the corporation tax from 35 percent - "very high", according to Merkel - to 21 percent, prompting protests from European finance ministers.

World News First man in history to run
Author: 0 First man in history to run "four minute mile" dies at 88

To Cram and Coe, the man who now runs the sport as the IAAF president, Bannister's run of three minutes 59.4 seconds in Oxford was the nearly mythical tale which underpinned their own youthful athletics days. In 2014 his black leather running shoes sold at auction for £266,500. Former Liberal Democrat leader Menzies Campbell, a former British 100m record holder who competed at the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo, added: "Like every other schoolboy in the 1950's Roger Bannister was my hero".

World News Hope says there is a BTS member hidden in his
Author: 0 Hope says there is a BTS member hidden in his "Daydream" MV

The BTS' rapper admitted feeling more nervous and tense in unveiling Hope World than when he debuted in 2013 as a member of the group. "These are all artists I highly respect, and I'd love to do projects with them in the future". 1 on the United States iTunes Top Albums chart as of press time . Along with " Hope World " and " Daydream , the mixtape's first half also contains the chill "P.O.P", an ambient track driven by steel drums and a clapping beat through which J-Hope expresses ...

World News BSP and SP Join Hands to 'Eliminate the BJP' in UP bypolls
Author: 0 BSP and SP Join Hands to 'Eliminate the BJP' in UP bypolls

As Uttar Pradesh prepares for the up and coming bypolls in Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha supporters abandoned by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and his appointee Keshav Prasad Maurya, the decision BJP , which packed away more than 300 seats in the 403-part gathering a year ago, is confident of a simple win.

World News Man kills himself near WH
Author: 0 Man kills himself near WH

AP's commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Secret Service officers set up a perimeter around the White House grounds Saturday afternoon, limiting access and rerouting tourists as they investigated. The Secret Service said he had "allegedly suffered a self inflicted gunshot wound". "Our natural death squad is on the scene". He tweeted from a White House briefing room that "shots have been fired" near the North Lawn of the President's home.

World News RCAF Life Raft Lands In Woman's Bed
Author: 0 RCAF Life Raft Lands In Woman's Bed

The RCAF Griffon helicopter was returning to United States Coast Guard Air Station Miami in Opa Locka, Fla. from a sortie on Exercise Southern Breeze when the raft fell, the RCAF said in a statement. The Canadian Air Force said it would provide accommodations and support to the woman. How the raft ended up detaching from the CH-146 Griffon chopper is under investigation, he said.

World News House passes online sex trafficking bill
Author: 0 House passes online sex trafficking bill

The bill could hinder the ability of sex workers to post useful information online, simply because it is tangentially related to prostitution. Reps. " Many of them say that Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act really is the bedrock of the free and open Internet", Gold says. "As responsible USA technology companies, we support limited, controlled exceptions to the [Communications Decency Act] immunity provision that will help policymakers, law enforcement, and victims ...

World News Why SSC CGL Aspirants Are Protesting?
Author: 0 Why SSC CGL Aspirants Are Protesting?

They have been protesting against the leak since then and demanded a detailed CBI probe into the matter. Surjewala also questioned the silence of the BJP government over the incident and asked whether the charges levelled by the students that a big recruitment racket was operating in the country were true.

World News UDP to play Kingmaker in Meghalaya
Author: 0 UDP to play Kingmaker in Meghalaya

A delegation of three Congress leaders - Kamal Nath, Ahmed Patel and C P Joshi - met the governor at 7 pm on Saturday, they said. Following its defeat in the state Assembly polls here, the BJP on Saturday had suggested that the NPP and UDP enter into an alliance to form a "non-Congress government" in the state.

World News Verdict in Meghalaya is for change: Amit Shah
Author: 0 Verdict in Meghalaya is for change: Amit Shah

Shah also hailed Sunil Deodhar, Ram Madhav, Kiren Rijiju, KJ Alphons and Nalin Kohli for their contribution in the party's victory. The BJP also emerged a close second in Nagaland, with leads of 26 out of 60 seats. Continuing its winning streak, the BJP on Saturday wrested Tripura from the Left Front and received an invitation to be part of the government in Nagaland, while Meghalaya elected a hung assembly.

World News Nagaland: NDPP to form govt with BJP; JDU, independent declare support
Author: 0 Nagaland: NDPP to form govt with BJP; JDU, independent declare support

The index which could start flat on Monday but should pick up momentum after the historic win for the BJP in latest Assembly election polls held in Tripura, Meghalaya , and Nagaland . Thousands of Congress activists jumped the ship, joining the BJP. Tripura is a done deal for the saffron party with Biplab Deb Kumar set to be the next chief minister.

World News Anushka Sharma's Pari earns only Rs4 crore on opening day
Author: 0 Anushka Sharma's Pari earns only Rs4 crore on opening day

The actress has tried her hand at a supernatural thriller for the first time. Pari also features Parambrata Chatterjee, Rajat Kapoor and Ritabhari Chakraborty and is helmed by Prosit Roy. Also, it was Holi. Post their wedding celebrations, both Virat and Anushka have been busy with their work. Before their marriage, while Anushka may have not been so openly affectionate towards the man, but Virat was quite PDA in his admiration for his lady.

World News China warns Trump if its interests are harmed
Author: 0 China warns Trump if its interests are harmed

That's aroused concerns about a return to the one-man rule of past dictators such as Mao Zedong and what that could mean for China's domestic politics and global standing, with some warning of the possibility of capricious policy making and greater political repression.

World News China says it does not want a trade war with US
Author: 0 China says it does not want a trade war with US

The unreasonable and excessive use of trade-remedy measures by the Trump administration will not help revitalize relevant industries in the US, said China's Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Hua Chunying, citing Wang. Trade tensions between the world's two largest economies have risen since Trump took office in 2017, and although China only accounts for a small fraction of US steel imports, its massive industry expansion has helped produce a global glut of steel that has driven down prices.

World News North Korea slams United States for attaching preconditions for talks
Author: 0 North Korea slams United States for attaching preconditions for talks

Media reported that during the Olympic games, North Korea continued the development and improvement of rocket engines and rocket launchers, and nuclear warheads. The signs at left top read: " President Moon sends a special envoy to North Korea". Earlier Trump indicated to bring a resolution to push North Korea dictated by Kim Jong Un to completely end its nuclear missile program through North Korea said to not negotiate on those terms.

World News United Nations official: Pauses in Syria suburb unilateral, 'not enough'
Author: 0 United Nations official: Pauses in Syria suburb unilateral, 'not enough'

A doctor who treated the patients following an air strike Sunday on the village of Al-Shifuniyah in Eastern Ghouta said he believed it was "probably a chlorine gas attack". He claimed that the Syrian army was doing everything possible to protect civilians and had opened "humanitarian corridors for the passage of civilians to separate them from the terrorists".

World News Karti likely to be confronted with Indrani Mukerjea in Mumbai
Author: 0 Karti likely to be confronted with Indrani Mukerjea in Mumbai

A CBI court on March 1 had sent Mr. Karti Chidambaram to five day custody till March 6. As per Zee News, Karti was questioned for almost seven hours by the CBI. He was taken to the CBI headquarters and then produced before a Duty Magistrate. Karti may be brought face-to-face with former media barons Peter and Indrani Mukerjea, both accused in the Sheena Bora murder case and now lodged in a Mumbai jail.

World News Squaw Valley snowboarder found dead after disappearing in blizzard
Author: 0 Squaw Valley snowboarder found dead after disappearing in blizzard

KCRA in Sacramento shared a dramatic video that reportedly shows a group digging someone out of the snow. One person suffered a "serious lower body injury" and was hospitalized, while another was treated for injuries at a medical facility near the resort and later released, Squaw Valley staff said .

World News Gun range billboard vandalized with
Author: 0 Gun range billboard vandalized with "shoot a school kid" message

In yet another demand for the gun reforms on Friday, as an aftermath to Florida High school shooting, a billboard at Las Vegas was vandalised to read, "Shoot a school kid only $29". INDECLINE isn't anti-gun. Some of the members of this collective own guns. There needs to be reform and it needs to happen now. The gun range is a military-style complex with an indoor shooting range and a 200-acre desert training facility at which customers can fire one of the range's "over 350 fully automatic ...

Author: 0 BJP makes history in Tripura

The Congress, which had 10 members in the outgoing assembly, drew a blank this time. The BJP , which had no MLAs in the outgoing Assembly and polled just 1.5 per cent votes in the 2013 elections, losing deposits in 49 of the 50 constituencies it contested, secured over 42 per cent of votes in the February 18 Tripura elections.

World News Germany's SPD to announce coalition vote result
Author: 0 Germany's SPD to announce coalition vote result

Merkel's center-right bloc, which comprises the Christian Democratic Union and the Christian Social Union, has been struggling to form a coalition since the most recent parliamentary election in September. Germany's Social Democrats' temporary party leader and Hamburg's mayor Olaf Scholz, left, the faction leader in the Bundestag Andrea Nahles, right and Secretary General Lars Klingbeil, second from right, talk to volunteers at a machine which automatically opens envelopes with votes of the ...

World News Astounding Things About Russia's (Supposed) New Weapons
Author: 0 Astounding Things About Russia's (Supposed) New Weapons

The statement from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation echoed comments by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Donald Trump , both of whom voiced concern about a speech delivered by Russian leader Vladimir Putin on March 1, in which he spoke of his country's buildup of nuclear weapons , a German government spokesman said on Friday.

World News N. Korea will 'counter US' if it holds drills with Seoul
Author: 0 N. Korea will 'counter US' if it holds drills with Seoul

The delegation includes the National Intelligence Service's chief Suh Hoon and Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung. South Korea would be forced to decide in the not-so-distant future whether to resume joint military drills with the United States , as the North has denounced them as rehearsals for invasion.

World News Satellite Surveillance Finds Iranian Missile Base in Syria
Author: 0 Satellite Surveillance Finds Iranian Missile Base in Syria

It is the Islamic republic who would decide on the type of missile it can possess", Velayati said. Le Drian should avoid adopting any negative position against Iran if Paris seeks to bolster relations with Tehran , said Velayati. Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister and chief nuclear negotiator Abbas Araghchi noted that Western powers must adhere to the 2015 deal before pressing Tehran to negotiate on other issues.

World News Tiger Woods' Masters odds improve after Honda Classic showing
Author: 0 Tiger Woods' Masters odds improve after Honda Classic showing

Upon striking his tee shot, he heard another call: "Get in the bunker!" "One swing equals a double on those holes". Now he's turning doubters into believers and daring some of us to imagine: could this be leading to the most incredible Masters of all and him wearing a green jacket in April once more? "We were walking up on the tee and this guy, I don't know who he was talking to, but sounds like it was me".

World News College Baseball Coach Gets Canned For Denying Recruit From Pro-Pot State
Author: 0 College Baseball Coach Gets Canned For Denying Recruit From Pro-Pot State

Bell's former high school baseball coach, Allan Dyer, told KMGH that he decided to make Jeffcoat's email public after he said he complained to the university and did not receive a response. Dyer said he has never seen an email like the one from Jeffcoat in 30 years of coaching. "I've sent about 30 to 50 emails to coaches and some get back with me and some don't", he said.

World News Michigan student kills parents in university dorm
Author: 0 Michigan student kills parents in university dorm

Central Michigan University said the two people killed at a campus dormitory were not students, but did not offer further details on their identities. But police say they received a call about Davis Thursday night that led to him being taken to the hospital for a "drug-related" incident. Davis Jr.

World News Orrin Hatch: Obamacare Supporters Are the 'Stupidest, Dumbass People I've Ever Met'
Author: 0 Orrin Hatch: Obamacare Supporters Are the 'Stupidest, Dumbass People I've Ever Met'

Orrin Hatch didn't hold back on his thoughts about Obamacare during a speech at the American Enterprise Institute Wednesday night. According to a December 2017 report by the Salt Lake Tribune , around 195,000 Utahns signed up for health insurance under Obamacare for 2018 - a figure that mimicked the enrollment number of 2017, despite the fact that the enrollment window assigned for Affordable care Act 2018 was nearly half of 2017.

World News NPR Poll: After Parkland, Number of Americans Who Want Gun Restrictions Grows
Author: 0 NPR Poll: After Parkland, Number of Americans Who Want Gun Restrictions Grows

Lawmakers are trying to coalesce around some sort of gun-related legislation that can pass Congress in the wake of the February 14 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High shooting in Florida that claimed the lives of 17 people. "He committed very forcefully and very clearly to comprehensive background checks, raising the age on purchase of assault weapons, and protective orders".

World News Jury selection begins in trial of Pulse shooter's widow
Author: 0 Jury selection begins in trial of Pulse shooter's widow

It was one of the nation's largest mass shootings that left 49 dead and more than 50 injured. The Pulse attack, which is the second largest mass shooting in US history, killed 49 people, a lot of them members of the LGBTQ community. She was arrested seven months after the shooting in California, where she was staying with family. Of the six people who remain in the jury pool, five are women and one is a man.

World News Saudi Crown Prince On First Official Trip To Egypt
Author: 0 Saudi Crown Prince On First Official Trip To Egypt

Prime Minister Saad Hariri Friday night capped his three-day official visit to Riyadh with a much-anticipated meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, centering on bolstering Lebanese-Saudi ties, strained since Hariri's resignation crisis previous year.