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Korean Threat to Guam
- August 09, 2017

Tensions have risen since North Korea carried out two nuclear bomb tests previous year and two ICBM tests last month. The paper said that the U.S. "We will make the USA pay by a thousandfold for all the heinous crimes it commits against the state and people of this country", North Korea said through its state media on Sunday. (more...)
Korea to cease actions leading to end of its regime Korea to cease actions leading to end of its regime
- August 09, 2017

The statement represents a marked uptick in rhetoric from the Pentagon, where senior officials along with Mattis, have long stressed a diplomatic solution to North Korea's provocative actions that have included nuclear and ballistic missile tests. (more...)
Chandigarh stalking: Indian women fight victim-blaming with 'midnight selfies' Chandigarh stalking: Indian women fight victim-blaming with 'midnight selfies'
- August 09, 2017

Bhatti's emphasis on Kundu's behavior rather than the predatory behavior of Barala struck a nerve with many women in India, a country where the prevalence of sexual violence has inspired many protests and social media movements . "I think posting a picture with the hashtag #AintNoCinderella is a way for women to share their independence and to show people that they aren't helpless victims". (more...)
Donald Trump Threatens North Korea With 'Fire And Fury'
- August 09, 2017

The Korean People's Army claimed in a statement that it was looking into a plan to hit Guam , a US territory, with missiles that would create an "enveloping fire" around the island. Technically, the US and North Korea are still in a state of war. The U.S. maintains several military bases in Guam, in addition to nuclear-capable bombers and a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) missile interceptor. (more...)
Bengaluru to Anand, resort to resort: Congress MLAs back in Gujarat Bengaluru to Anand, resort to resort: Congress MLAs back in Gujarat
- August 09, 2017

The Rajya Sabha election has become a high-stake battle for the ruling BJP and opposition Congress in Gujarat , where the Assembly polls are due later this year. I had sent the message to Delhi that MLAs are unhappy and might join BJP. The third BJP candidate, Rajput, will get 34 BJP votes and is banking on cross-voting from the Congress ranks for the remaining 10 votes. (more...)
CBSE 12th Compartment Results 2017 released, check now at cbseresults CBSE 12th Compartment Results 2017 released, check now at cbseresults
- August 09, 2017

The CBSE conducted the Compartment Exam of Class 12 and Improvement of Performance (IOP) for Class 10 students - both theory and practicals, in the month of July, 2017. Visit cbse.nic.in or cbseresults.nic.in to check your result . This is only a Probable date for declaration of result . And now the Board has finally declared the Class 12 compartment results . (more...)
Citizens of 80 countries can now enter Qatar visa Citizens of 80 countries can now enter Qatar visa
- August 09, 2017

The United States, United Kingdom, Canada, South Africa, Seychelles, Australia and New Zealand, are among the others in the list. "Easing entry to Qatar is a key enabler for the growth of Qatar's tourism industry", the Qatar Tourism Authority's Chief Tourism Development officer, Hassan Al Ibrahim, said in a statement. (more...)
United Nations chief supports embattled Syria commission United Nations chief supports embattled Syria commission
- August 09, 2017

The commissioners have chronicled chemical weapons attacks, sieges of opposition-held cities, aid convoy attacks and genocide against Yazidi population. The Assad government has perpetrated awful crimes against humanity and used chemical weapons. Del Ponte should be well aware of that fact based on her time as chief prosecutor at the UN's Special Tribunals for ex-Yugoslavia and for Rwanda. (more...)
President Trump's Queens childhood home available on Airbnb President Trump's Queens childhood home available on Airbnb
- August 09, 2017

For a cost of $777 (£615) a night, the "opulent" home in Queens, New York City, can sleep up to 20 people. The place can only be rented as a whole at 725 USA dollars a night or 13,296 dollars per month. "This is a unique and special opportunity to stay in the home of a sitting president". "Not much has been changed since the Trumps lived here", the listing reads. (more...)
Former V&A director Martin Roth dies Former V&A director Martin Roth dies
- August 09, 2017

It added: "Staff receive regular customer service training to provide the best care for our visitors". "Policies are important, but they only work if staff are supported to understand and carry them out". "Flashed a nanosecond of nipple while breastfeeding and was asked to cover up in V&A courtyard". Kat Joyce used social media to point out the irony of being ordered to hide her breasts in a museum filled with images of naked women.The 37-year-old said she was "perplexed" after she "flashed ... (more...)
Crude Oil Stuck Below USD50 As OPEC Meets - Finance News Crude Oil Stuck Below USD50 As OPEC Meets - Finance News
- August 09, 2017

Oil production remains high in many parts of the world and fuel prices are around half the level seen in 2011-2014. United States light crude was 40 cents lower at $48.99. On Tuesday, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said it. Oil prices gave back gains Tuesday, as projections for USA oil production climbed and other major oil-producing nations met to discuss compliance to a deal to curb output. (more...)
Trump calls for countries to be 'tough' on North Korea Trump calls for countries to be 'tough' on North Korea
- August 09, 2017

Trump is scheduled to take part in an afternoon briefing on the opioid issue with Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price in New Jersey, where the president is now the next several days due to White House renovations. Even reliable Trump critics like former U.S. Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul and Fletcher School professor Daniel Drezner have praised the resolution, calling it a major diplomatic achievement. (more...)
Justice Department not going after journalists … yet Justice Department not going after journalists … yet
- August 09, 2017

The Fox News host started off by calling the investigation itself a "witch hunt", saying it was "beyond corrupt, beyond political, and has turned into an open-ended fishing expedition". Also during the interview , Rosenstein said President Donald Trump has not directed the Justice Department to "investigate particular people", but he wouldn't comment on whether the president had ordered investigation of a specific matter, the Hill reports. (more...)
Guam governor says North Korea's talk of revenge is no threat Guam governor says North Korea's talk of revenge is no threat
- August 09, 2017

Guam, a military hub in the Pacific, is about 1,500 miles (2,400 kilometers) south of Tokyo. "I go to Korea because my family is there", said Lynn Park, of Plano. Army's defense system known as Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, which can intercept missiles. With regard to media reports alleging that Pyongyang had succeeded in developing a miniaturized nuclear warhead that could be placed inside its intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs), neither the US Department of ... (more...)
Dog walker, 83, killed in woods 'used by dealers' Dog walker, 83, killed in woods 'used by dealers'
- August 09, 2017

Officers say they're not yet in a position to name the victim, but they do know that he drove to the area in a Red Škoda Fabia auto which has now been recovered for evidence. "I would also request that premises or businesses within the same area with CCTV systems preserve any footage that relate to the hours of 6am until 9pm on Saturday 5th August". (more...)
India China Bhai-Bhai; Both countries should maintain peace: Dalai Lama India China Bhai-Bhai; Both countries should maintain peace: Dalai Lama
- August 09, 2017

He said that people are the real rulers of the country and especially the press should have complete freedom without any pressure so that it could educate the citizens about both the achievements and the drawbacks of the government. Bhutan says Doklam belongs to it but China claims it to be its territory and says Thimphu has no dispute with Beijing over it. The daily has blamed New Delhi squarely for the standoff, saying that the "military deployment by India" has "sabotaged long-standing ... (more...)
Trump's Evangelic Adviser: God Sent Trump To 'Take Out' Kim Jong
- August 09, 2017

Mr Jeffress said: "When it comes to how we should deal with evil doers, the Bible, in the book of Romans, is very clear: God has endowed rulers full power to use whatever means necessary - including war - to stop evil". In the past he made bigoted comments against Muslims , Catholics , Mormons , gays and former President Obama . His comments came as United States intelligence analysts have assessed that North Korea has produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead, according to multiple ... (more...)
Police swoop on organised crime, Sydney's high profile Ibrahim brothers arrested Police swoop on organised crime, Sydney's high profile Ibrahim brothers arrested
- August 09, 2017

Australian Federal Police and NSW police reportedly raided 26 homes on Tuesday, as well as more than a dozen other homes in a separate investigations understood to be centred on the alleged importation of 50 million illegal cigarettes and the drug ice. (more...)
Guam officials say it's safe from North Korea Guam officials say it's safe from North Korea
- August 09, 2017

That's a key benchmark in the country's attempt to become a full-fledged nuclear power. The Trump administration is still conducting a nuclear posture review. Hertling also said at least two US Navy aircraft carrier strike groups would need to be in the waters near Korea before any US attack. North Korea has made no secret of its plans to develop a nuclear-tipped missile able to strike the United States and has ignored global calls to halt its nuclear and missile programmes. (more...)
FBI Agents Reportedly Raided Paul Manafort's Home Last Month FBI Agents Reportedly Raided Paul Manafort's Home Last Month
- August 09, 2017

A veteran lobbyist who has represented a pro-Russian party in Ukraine, Manafort has come under intense scrutiny in the investigation into Russian election meddling. The Washington Post reported on the search earlier. The Department of Justice, now guided by a special counsel in the shape of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Robert Mueller, is looking into the ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, along with any possible cover-up. (more...)

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