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World News Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar calls off Maharashtra bandh
Author: 0 Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar calls off Maharashtra bandh

He said the state government will soon approach the Bombay High Court, asking it to name a sitting judge to probe the January 1 violence at Bhima-Koregaon in Pune district. Groups of youths from Chembur, Vikhroli, Mankhurd and Govandi joined the protest, the police said. January 03 (ANI): In response to Congress chief Rahul Gandhi's scathing attack on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over caste violence gripping Maharashtra, Union Minister Hansraj Ahir on Wednesday said people should know ...

World News Relations with North Korean leader 'very good,' Trump says
Author: 0 Relations with North Korean leader 'very good,' Trump says

In addition, Trump, during a phone call with South Korea's President Moon Jae-in, said he would be open to diplomatic meetings with North Korea as well and also promised "no military action". Trump has previously scoffed at what he said was the futility of talking with the North. It announced it had postponed its joint military exercises with the USA, an annual event that North Korea believes encroaches on their sovereignty, earlier this month.

World News Myanmar admits to killing 10 Rohingya found in mass grave
Author: 0 Myanmar admits to killing 10 Rohingya found in mass grave

The pair had been reporting on the military campaign in the northern state of Rakhine that has forced some 655,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee over the border to Bangladesh since August. "We call for their immediate release". "We view this as a wholly unwarranted, blatant attack on press freedom", Adler said in a statement . Mercado called the inability of United Nations agencies to access vulnerable Rohingya children who remain in northern Myanmar "troubling", saying that while "the eyes ...

World News To those who still deny that Trump is racist
Author: 0 To those who still deny that Trump is racist

Lindsey Graham was the first to confront President Donald Trump about a derogatory comment several people say the president made about Haiti and African countries during an Oval Office meeting discussing Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.

World News Finance minister issues order in response to North Korean money-laundering fears
Author: 0 Finance minister issues order in response to North Korean money-laundering fears

Without the participation of key parties in the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue, such a meeting would not help resolve issue properly. The meeting comes after a flurry of diplomacy between North and South Korean and fresh openness from President to the prospect of talks with Pyongyang, although USA officials emphasized Thursday that 's provocations can not be tolerated by the global community.

Author: 0 Who'd prefer their country to Trump's US? Norwegians would

As President Donald Trump's lawyers decide whether or not to open their client to Mueller's scrutiny, a meeting between Pence and Mueller's team has not been discussed, one unnamed person familiar with the situation told NBC News for a report published Thursday morning.

World News Trump open to direct talks with North Korea
Author: 0 Trump open to direct talks with North Korea

It is unclear whether a meeting between the two Korean leaders could take place anytime soon. Seoul's Sports Minister Do Jong-hwan first raised the possibility of one hockey team in June a year ago, though it was immediately met with criticism.

World News Kamla Mills Fire : BMC conducts demolition drive on all 30 restaurant, Watch
Author: 0 Kamla Mills Fire : BMC conducts demolition drive on all 30 restaurant, Watch

The civic officials in Mumbai yesterday demolished illegal structures at 314 sites. "The management did not make any arrangement for the safe exit of its customers". The pub's owners have denied the charges and said all documents were in order. Mumbai Mayor Vishwanath Mahadevar had said that orders have been given in this regard and strict action will be taken against the guilty officials.

World News Vatican Newspaper Calls Trump's 'S-hole' Comment Offensive
Author: 0 Vatican Newspaper Calls Trump's 'S-hole' Comment Offensive

At what should have been a routine photo op in which Trump signed a proclamation to honor Martin Luther King Jr., day, reporters directly asked Trump to face up to his remarks. "Certain Washington politicians choose to fight for foreign countries, but President Trump will always fight for the American people", he said.

World News Man allegedly cuts hijab off girl near Scarborough school
Author: 0 Man allegedly cuts hijab off girl near Scarborough school

January 12. "I felt really scared and confused", Khawlah Noman, a student at Pauline Johnson Junior Public School in Scarborough , Ont., said at a news conference Friday afternoon. And we'll be working closely with police to offer any assistance that we can. Speaking at the podium, the girl's emotional mother told reporters she was "happy that she's safe", and said the community has been supportive of her daughter.

World News Economic Watch: Changing trade pattern echoes China's economic shift
Author: 0 Economic Watch: Changing trade pattern echoes China's economic shift

Chinese trade has been unexpectedly strong in the face of forecasts that economic growth will cool as Beijing tightens controls on credit to slow a rise in debt. Security Council that month imposed new caps on trade with North Korea, including limiting oil product shipments. Gao Feng, a spokesman for China's Ministry of Commerce, said on Thursday that both countries should manage their differences through dialogue to prevent them from escalating into conflict.

World News US Ambassador To Panama Resigned BEFORE S**thole Comments
Author: 0 US Ambassador To Panama Resigned BEFORE S**thole Comments

Contrary to some early speculation, Feeley tendered his resignation prior to Trump's reported comments ( which the president denies making ). A department spokeswoman said that Feeley has informed the White House and the department of his "decision to retire for personal reasons, as of March 9 of this year".

World News United Nations condemns Trump's remarks on 's***hole countries' as 'racist'
Author: 0 United Nations condemns Trump's remarks on 's***hole countries' as 'racist'

He reportedly questioned why the US would allow more immigrants from countries like Haiti and Africa into the country, referring to those nations as " s***hole countries ". Ras Mubarak, a lawmaker in Ghana, called for a boycott by developing countries against the United States until Mr Trump leaves office. But Trump's attitude is hardly a departure, since the comment, in a meeting Thursday with lawmakers debating a Capitol Hill immigration bill, comes from racist rhetoric and imagery ...

World News Manafort sues Mueller, Rosenstein, Justice Dept
Author: 0 Manafort sues Mueller, Rosenstein, Justice Dept

In previous court filings, prosecutors said they've collected 400,000 documents related to Manafort and Gates' case, and identified 2,000 of those documents as especially relevant. And he has been criminally charged with performing and hiding extensive illegal services for pro-Russian political parties in Ukraine. On July 30, 2014, Mr.

World News Kentucky Is First State Granted Approval For Medicaid Work Requirements
Author: 0 Kentucky Is First State Granted Approval For Medicaid Work Requirements

But the expansion under President Barack Obama led to millions of non-disabled low income adults added to the program. The state must settle basic questions, including whether people would have to meet the new conditions at the time of enrollment, at the annual renewal of their Medicaid coverage or at another time.

World News NAACP Calls for 'BLIZZARD' of 'Snowflakes' as Trump Visits Atlanta — SNOW PATROL
Author: 0 NAACP Calls for 'BLIZZARD' of 'Snowflakes' as Trump Visits Atlanta — SNOW PATROL

Trump and supporters say that kneeling during the anthem is a sign of disrespect. The NAACP Atlanta branch urged people to wear white and wave white towels when the president enters or is mentioned. The Federal Aviation Administration banned aircraft including drones from Saturday through Monday night, when the University of Georgia faces the University of Alabama in the College Football Playoff Championship.

World News Kenya Airways starts process of direct flights to NY
Author: 0 Kenya Airways starts process of direct flights to NY

Kenyans and other travellers will be able to book early worm tickets for $869 (Sh87 000), the seats on sale for this price are however limited and the cost increases as bookings increase. U.S. is now Kenya's top tourism source market, commanding a market share of 12.2 percent of total arrivals to Kenya as at October 2017. "This marks a 20 per cent increase in traffic every year for the past two years", he said.

World News Patriots-Jets: Defending the home tundra
Author: 0 Patriots-Jets: Defending the home tundra

He alone beat the Jets , never mind Tom Brady . The Baltimore Ravens and Tennessee Titans could seize them with victories in their games, but if they faltered the Los Angeles Chargers and Buffalo Bills had a chance to swoop in for the spoils.

World News Almost 2000 Palestinians clash with Israeli forces in Gaza, West Bank
Author: 0 Almost 2000 Palestinians clash with Israeli forces in Gaza, West Bank

It was not immediately clear what caused the alarm, but it came on a day of fierce riots along the Israel Gaza border in which Palestinians said 46 people were injured by the IDF. The statement also expressed deep concern regarding, "the fatal shooting by Israeli security forces of another Palestinian minor, 17-year old Musaab al-Tamimi, during protests in the occupied West Bank on 3 January".

World News Calls for toddlers to get nasal flu vaccinations
Author: 0 Calls for toddlers to get nasal flu vaccinations

Health officials say getting the vaccine every year is the best way to protect against flu. Compared to the 2016-2017 flu season , there were 1,109 total cases and 275 weekly cases reported for the same time period past year. The state's warmer temperatures typically mean people are less confined indoors and result in a later flu season compared with other regions. "Whenever [H3N2] shows up, it causes lots of disease, lots of hospitalizations, lots of cases and lots of deaths", Jernigan said.

World News Trump lawyer arranged $130000 payment to keep adult-film star quiet
Author: 0 Trump lawyer arranged $130000 payment to keep adult-film star quiet

Both the White House and Cohen strongly denied that the alleged affair had ever taken place, with Cohen calling the claims "outlandish allegations". It was at the same time the " Access Hollywood " tape was released. The president and Daniels were photographed together in July 2006 at the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship, a three-round tournament at the Edgewood Tahoe golf resort on the lake's northern shore.

World News Trump blasts courts after Daca Dreamers ruling
Author: 0 Trump blasts courts after Daca Dreamers ruling

The proposal would address the almost 800 ,000 undocumented immigrants who have been given protected immigration status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals - or DACA - program. After that, Durbin shuttled to the House side to meet with GOP House leaders. Feinstein, one of the most liberal members of the chamber, asked if he would support "a clean DACA bill" that protects the dreamers with no other conditions, such as the building of a border wall, the president sounded ...

World News North Korea celebrates Kim Jong-un's sixth year in power
Author: 0 North Korea celebrates Kim Jong-un's sixth year in power

North Korea has reportedly fired 23 missiles in 16 tests since February. North Korea promised to bolster "the capabilities for self-defense and preemptive attack with the nuclear force as the pivot as long as the US and its vassal forces persist in nuclear threat and blackmail and war drills under the mask of annual ones at the doorstep of the DPRK".

World News Suspect charged with murder in shooting death of Rihanna's cousin
Author: 0 Suspect charged with murder in shooting death of Rihanna's cousin

Williams was not required to plead to the indictable offence. "Love you man". She used the hashtag "#endgunviolence". Rih also called for an end to gun violence around the world. Rihanna is pictured with her uncle Leroy Brathwaite in November. Alleyne was rushed to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in a private vehicle, but sadly succumbed to his injuries.

World News California suspect in 911 hoax faces felony in Kansas death
Author: 0 California suspect in 911 hoax faces felony in Kansas death

Barriss was previously convicted in Los Angeles for making two false bomb threats that led to the temporary evacuation of ABC Studios in Glendale in 2015. And what is Wichita police protocol for swatting calls? Police and SWAT team members descended on the property as Finch was leaving the front door, where he was soon shot.

World News Pacific Coast Governors Condemn Federal Decision to Expand Offshore Drilling
Author: 0 Pacific Coast Governors Condemn Federal Decision to Expand Offshore Drilling

Instead, the Interior Department is proposing 47 possible auctions of drilling rights in more than 90 percent of the USA outer continental shelf , including Pacific waters near California and Atlantic waters near Maine. California is the nation's third largest oil producer, with more than 186 million barrels produced in 2016, according to the state Department of Conservation.

World News Grace Mugabe's 'boo boy' declared a liberation hero
Author: 0 Grace Mugabe's 'boo boy' declared a liberation hero

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa is scheduled to visit Angola on Friday and meet with President Joao Lourenco, said a statement issued by the Angolan President's Civil Affairs Office on Wednesday. He pointed to Mnangagwa's visit last week to ailing opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai as evidence of the new president's efforts to assert himself politically.

World News Fans Think Kylie Jenner Is Going Into Labor RIGHT THIS SECOND
Author: 0 Fans Think Kylie Jenner Is Going Into Labor RIGHT THIS SECOND

She received a lot of gifts at her shower, including baby necessities and clothes. The source explained: "Kim moved in with her mum when she had Saint and Kris is such a hands-on grandmother, it was flawless". Since then, her sisters and mother have dodged questions about her baby on-board, and - most recently - her baby daddy avoided the topic when asked about it, saying, "I don't want to talk about that".