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Mamata, Guv greet Modi on birthday Mamata, Guv greet Modi on birthday
- September 18, 2017

He also claimed that Prime Minister Modi has worked extensively towards poverty alleviation, and under his supervision, the government has undertaken "historic poverty alleviation initiatives (that are) taking shape on a scale unheard of in the history of India". (more...)
USA bombers, stealth jets fly over peninsula after N. Korean missile test USA bombers, stealth jets fly over peninsula after N. Korean missile test
- September 18, 2017

South Korea, the United States and Japan will also reportedly carry out combined missile alert drills between late September and early October. Whatever else anyone says, the core issue in this year's General Assembly will be the North Korean nuclear problem. (more...)
Tillerson: Military Option Only Choice if Diplomacy Fails on N. Korea Tillerson: Military Option Only Choice if Diplomacy Fails on N. Korea
- September 18, 2017

During an interview on CBS's "Face the Nation", Tillerson said the US strategy involves a "peaceful pressure campaign" on Pyongyang. Possible topics include the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, the Syrian civil war and North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. (more...)
Boris Johnson Slammed For 'Backseat Driving Brexit' By Amber Rudd Boris Johnson Slammed For 'Backseat Driving Brexit' By Amber Rudd
- September 18, 2017

Mrs Rudd, a Remain supporter, crossed swords with the Foreign Secretary during the European Union referendum campaign, describing him as "not the man you want driving you home". He argued that the IFS was forecasting a £58bn hole in public finances as a result of Brexit, adding: "Boris's compulsive lying means he has lost the right to be heard on Brexit". (more...)
Ryan International School reopens for first time since student's murder on campus Ryan International School reopens for first time since student's murder on campus
- September 18, 2017

Ryan International School in Gurugram today reopened days after the murder of a 7-year-old student inside the washroom of the institution, according to ANI report. A Special Investigation Team (SIT), constituted to look into the murder case, had pointed out serious security lapses in the school. "I did not want to come back to school after hearing of the murder, but government has promised to provide protection, so I have faith", said, Arijit Choudhary, an eighth standard student. (more...)
Qatar to acquire 24 Typhoon jets from UK Qatar to acquire 24 Typhoon jets from UK
- September 18, 2017

The UK has been trying to sell Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft to Qatar for years, but for many, this announcement was unexpected. It is likely to lead to Britain's first major defence contract with the Gulf state. It is the latest export order for the Typhoon won by the United Kingdom government and BAE, with 72 aircraft already supplied to Saudi Arabia, and 18 to... (more...)
Parson's Green suspect 'pictured carrying bomb to tube in Lidl bag' Parson's Green suspect 'pictured carrying bomb to tube in Lidl bag'
- September 18, 2017

On Saturday morning, an 18-year-old was arrested by Kent Police in the port area of Dover, a popular destination for Islamist fighters, people-traffickers, and illegal migrants travelling to and from Calais, France. The communique added that "what is coming is more devastating and bitter", according to a translation by the SITE intelligence group. Jim Adaway, a family friend, said the Joneses recently returned to foster caring to help resettle youngsters from overseas. (more...)
Cohen, close Trump business adviser, to testify in Senate on Tuesday Cohen, close Trump business adviser, to testify in Senate on Tuesday
- September 18, 2017

Trump Jr. spoke privately for five hours to committee staff September 7, discussing his June 2016 meeting in NY with several Russians. In emails initially seen by The New York Times , and then released by Trump Jr., the president's son is told that Russian singer and friend of the Trump family, Emin Agalarov, had urged contact over "something very interesting", then detailing that high-level sensitive information was available. (more...)
Iran asks European Union to ensure USA compliance with nuclear deal Iran asks European Union to ensure USA compliance with nuclear deal
- September 18, 2017

This week, while President Donald Trump extended a sanctions relief on Iran in a move preserve the 2015 nuclear deal, the House of Representatives voted to pose new sanctions on Iranian entities. "Today, despite all the commitments and discussions in the negotiations, America's attitude toward these negotiations and their outcome is completely unjust and amounts to bullying", Khamenei said in the televised speech to Iranian military academy graduates. (more...)
Second man held over Parsons Green bombing Second man held over Parsons Green bombing
- September 18, 2017

The two arrests indicate authorities believe the attack at the Parsons Green station was part of a coordinated plot, not the act of a single person. The 21-year-old was detained in Hounslow, west London at around 11.50pm on Saturday. The teen is thought to be a refugee fostered by the elderly couple who were honoured by the Queen. (more...)
5 dead at Florida nursing home as Irma death toll rises 5 dead at Florida nursing home as Irma death toll rises
- September 18, 2017

Jack Michel in 2006 settled claims after he and five others were accused of agreeing to send patients to his Miami hospital, Larkin Community, for unnecessary treatment, according to the Department of Justice ". "To think of the incredible power of that storm - and while people unfortunately passed, it was such a small number", Trump told reporters in Fort Myers. (more...)
Ex-police officer in Missouri 'not guilty' in black man's death Ex-police officer in Missouri 'not guilty' in black man's death
- September 18, 2017

After organisers announced the demonstration had ended, a few dozen people continued to march downtown and some in the crowd started knocking over large potted plants and throwing objects through windows. Stockley, who was charged with first-degree murder, insisted he saw Anthony Lamar Smith holding a gun and felt he was in imminent danger. Amid the aftermath, Stockley, 36, resigned from the city police department in 2013 after serving as an officer for five years. (more...)
Trump warns North Korea of 'overwhelming' options Trump warns North Korea of 'overwhelming' options
- September 18, 2017

A former reality TV show host, Trump should expect a less responsive crowd than the ones that cheer his message at rallies in the United States, said Elliott Abrams, who was a deputy national security adviser to President George W Bush. In an interview that aired Sunday with CNN's Dana Bash on "State of the Union", Haley emphasized that Defense Secretary James Mattis has an array of options to destroy the nation of some 25 million people. (more...)
China must take more steps to deter North Korea: McMaster
- September 18, 2017

Just days ago, the North sailed a ballistic missile over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido for the second time in three weeks. Trump said last week he would be willing to mediate the worst dispute in decades between Qatar and US -allied Arab states. (more...)
Caribbean prepares as Tropical Storm Maria could become hurricane on Sunday Caribbean prepares as Tropical Storm Maria could become hurricane on Sunday
- September 18, 2017

Hurricane Jose : Hurricane Jose was moving north along the eastern seaboard and could bring rain, wind and beach hazards from the Carolinas through New England later this week. "These swells are likely to cause unsafe surf and rip current conditions for the next several days in these areas". Tropical storm warnings and watches are in effect, with heavy rain likely and maximum sustained winds of about 45 miles per hour. (more...)
Tropical Storm Maria aims for the Caribbean islands Tropical Storm Maria aims for the Caribbean islands
- September 18, 2017

If Maria continues on its current path the center of the storm will be near the Leeward Islands by Monday night. Port condition Whiskey has been set for Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands due to the possibility of sustained gale force winds greater than 39 mph may arrive within 72 hours. (more...)
Ryan Asserts Trump Didn't Make A Deal On DACA, Just Had Discussions Ryan Asserts Trump Didn't Make A Deal On DACA, Just Had Discussions
- September 18, 2017

That's left them with no major legislative achievements during Trump's initial year in office, despite GOP control of the White House and Congress. Even Republicans on the appropriations committees have called the bill's funding levels misleading or even "fake", saying that the final numbers won't be known until Ryan and McConnell join their Democratic counterparts and the White House in a new negotiation to ease the BCA's budget caps. (more...)
Salem police searching for children taken by dad Salem police searching for children taken by dad
- September 18, 2017

Salem Police Captain Joel Dolan says 30-year-old Matthew Giovanditto of Taunton picked up the children from their mother in Salem, New Hampshire and left the state. "They have asked me many times to come home". He's also thought to be pulling a Jayco Eagle pop-up camper with plate number T400759. The father and children are believed to have been staying in campgrounds and parking lots in the Denver and Colorado Springs areas. (more...)
Iran's Supreme Leader Vows a Strong Response Against Attempts to Derail JCPOA Iran's Supreme Leader Vows a Strong Response Against Attempts to Derail JCPOA
- September 18, 2017

The nuclear deal under former President Barack Obama saw Iran limit its enrichment of uranium in exchange for the lifting of economic sanctions . In comments to reporters aboard Air Force One, Trump repeated his campaign pronouncement that the deal is bad and again said he believes Iran is violating its terms and spirit. (more...)
Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) Trading Up - Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing
- September 18, 2017

It has underperformed by 8.23% the S&P500. The stock's average target of $77 is -7.74% below today's ($83.46) share price. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board now owns 67,347 shares of the company's stock worth $5,284,000 after purchasing an additional 5,536 shares in the last quarter. (more...)