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World leaders face crises in North Korea and Myanmar at UN World leaders face crises in North Korea and Myanmar at UN
- September 20, 2017

So some diplomats were surprised that the United States would sponsor an event Monday on reforming the 193-member world body. BENNETT: Haley and national security adviser H.R. White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster said Friday, after the latest North Korean missile launch, that the USA was running out of patience: "We've been kicking the can down the road, and we're out of road". (more...)
'Grave error': France's Macron berates Trump for threatening Iran nuclear deal 'Grave error': France's Macron berates Trump for threatening Iran nuclear deal
- September 20, 2017

Royce said. "And how do we focus on preventing them from moving forward with their intercontinental ballistic missile programs, as well as their movement of troops?" Fixing the deal, Netanyahu said, would mean broadly expanding the number of sites available for impromptu visits by worldwide nuclear inspectors, immediate penalties for any violations of the deal and ending the "sunset" clause - the restrictions on Iran that begin to lapse within the next decade. (more...)
'Single and sexy' sign gets Florida woman's power back after Irma 'Single and sexy' sign gets Florida woman's power back after Irma
- September 20, 2017

She returned home from the hospital after Irma hit to find her power was out. "My neighbor across the street doesn't have power yet, and I told him he can borrow my sign later". Unable to stay in her own home and reluctant to be anywhere that could put her at risk of an infection, Leigh stayed at a friend's empty house for a few days. (more...)
Guterres, Trump call for change in United Nations bureaucracy Guterres, Trump call for change in United Nations bureaucracy
- September 20, 2017

Ahead of his address, Trump would host and chair a high-level meeting of the world leaders on reforms in the UN. "I actually saw great potential right across the street, to be honest with you", Trump said . That includes a $600 million cut to the peacekeeping budget, which critics warn will be devastating but which is music to Trump supporters' ears. "I think the main message is 'make the United Nations great.' Not again, 'make the United Nations great, '" Trump said as he left the U.N. (more...)
After Irma, Caribbean in the sights of another major hurricane After Irma, Caribbean in the sights of another major hurricane
- September 20, 2017

Virgin Islands of St. "I don't know how to make this any clearer". It heading west-northwest at 9 miles per hour (15 kph). "To see another one coming is just so discouraging". Forecasters said the storm would dump up to 18 inches (46 centimeters) of rain across Puerto Rico and whip the island with heavy winds for 12 to 24 hours. (more...)
Nisar urges govt to set up fund for Rohingya Muslims Nisar urges govt to set up fund for Rohingya Muslims
- September 20, 2017

According to media reports, a suspected US drone strike killed three people while targeting a house in Kurram tribal district along the border with Afghanistan on Sept 15. Highlighting failure on diplomatic end, he said that India is succeeding in its efforts as it is evident through recent BRICS resolution. "The concerned officials did not establish contacts with Chinese and Russian counterparts and a resolution was passed against Pakistan on the soil of all-weather friend", he deplored. (more...)
Aung San Suu Kyi : Myanmar doesn't fear Rohingya scrutiny Aung San Suu Kyi : Myanmar doesn't fear Rohingya scrutiny
- September 20, 2017

Myanmar does not fear "international scrutiny" over the Rohingya crisis, its de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has said. The latest unrest in troubled Rakhine was sparked by deadly attacks on police stations across the state last month, blamed on a newly emerged militant group, the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (Arsa). (more...)
Tropical Storm Watch in effect as Jose moves north Tropical Storm Watch in effect as Jose moves north
- September 20, 2017

Wind shear will prevent Jose from additional significant intensification the next few days, and by late this week, Jose should weaken to a tropical storm. The storm, which was about 500 miles south-southeast of New York City as of Monday afternoon, is expected to remain a hurricane through Tuesday before weakening to a tropical storm by early Wednesday , according to the National Hurricane Center . (more...)
Importance of Car Seat Safety Importance of Car Seat Safety
- September 20, 2017

To help parents understand the correct way to protect their children while in the auto, the Tennessee Highway Safety Office held a demonstration. An estimated 59 percent of vehicle seats are used in ways that could reduce their effectiveness. (more...)
Rohingya have links with terror outfits, ISI Rohingya have links with terror outfits, ISI
- September 20, 2017

The Indian government sought to justify moves to deport up to 40,000 of the refugees. Mohammad Salimullah, one of the petitioners, said the authorities had always been helpful in New Delhi so he was hopeful the court would back the refugees. (more...)
Trump's 'Ignorant' UN Speech is 'Unworthy of a Reply': Iran Trump's 'Ignorant' UN Speech is 'Unworthy of a Reply': Iran
- September 20, 2017

UNITED NATIONS - President Trump opened his first visit to the United Nations on Monday since taking office with a polite but firm call for the 72-year-old institution to overhaul itself and a veiled threat to pull out of the Iran nuclear agreement. (more...)
Rex Tillerson meets Russian Foreign Minister, discusses Syria Rex Tillerson meets Russian Foreign Minister, discusses Syria
- September 20, 2017

Tillerson had termed the relations between the U.S. and Russian Federation at a "historic" post-Cold War low, amid tit-for-tat cuts to each other's diplomatic missions. Earlier this year, US President Donald Trump signed into law a bill toughening US sanctions against Russia , Iran and North Korea. It's expected that Trump, who briefly addressed the United Nations members on Monday, will make his main appearance at the organization's general discussion on Tuesday. (more...)
Priyanka Chopra to attend bestie Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's engagement? Priyanka Chopra to attend bestie Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's engagement?
- September 20, 2017

It's now being claimed the Suits star has cancelled her vehicle lease in Canada because she wants to be in London a lot more from November. The reports that the 36 year old has handed back her £40,000 rented Audi comes amid claims she plans to spend more time in the UK. (more...)
Chickasha Police Chief Describes Shooting That Injured Officers Chickasha Police Chief Describes Shooting That Injured Officers
- September 20, 2017

The two cops investigating the nearby wreck were confronted the man outside a home around 8:15 a.m., believing they had found the fleeing vehicle from the crash, according to police. "I am asking everyone to pray for the Chickasha Police Department, the two police officers who were shot today and their families". Klingler was armed with a semiautomatic.308 rifle. (more...)
Hillary Clinton To Colbert: Donald Trump UN Speech Hillary Clinton To Colbert: Donald Trump UN Speech "Dark, Dangerous"
- September 20, 2017

Javits Convention Center. She planned to conclude her remarks by saying if she could go back in time and tell anyone in history about becoming president, she would pick her mom, Dorothy Howell Rodham, who died in 2011. "I'm not going to sit here and say we know they cooperated with a foreign adversary but I think as we're finding out the way our own companies, particularly Facebook, have been taken advantage of by the Russians, we need to find out what other companies, either were doing or ... (more...)
American Century Companies Inc. Boosts Position in Callon Petroleum Company (CPE) American Century Companies Inc. Boosts Position in Callon Petroleum Company (CPE)
- September 20, 2017

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 89.06% of the company's stock. Callon Petroleum Company ( CPE ) has a market capitalization of 2.12 Billion which suggests the company is a huge company further suggesting that the shares of Callon Petroleum Company ( CPE ) are stable and safe compared to the lower market capitalization companies. (more...)
Rhode Island to pay immigrants' DACA renewal costs Rhode Island to pay immigrants' DACA renewal costs
- September 20, 2017

Gina Raimondo (D) announced Monday a plan to pay for all renewal fees for in-state beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program . The Rhode Island Center for Justice, the Immigration Clinic at the Roger Williams University School of Law, the Pro Bono Collaborative at the Roger Williams University School of Law, Progreso Latino, Dorcas International Institute and the Coalition of Advocates for Student Opportunities (CASO) will coordinate outreach and services ... (more...)
Sunny stirs controversy in Surat, condom ad demanded to be removed Sunny stirs controversy in Surat, condom ad demanded to be removed
- September 20, 2017

The trade body also called this tactic an "irresponsible act", further adding that the advertisement seems as an "immature attempt to boost sales by putting all our cultural value system at stake". The former adult movie star-turned-Bollywood actress reportedly features in condom brand ad which reads - "Aa Navratri a ramo, parantu premthi" meaning 'This Navratri , play but with love'. (more...)
India on the Rohingya India on the Rohingya
- September 20, 2017

A government source said it was waiting while the Supreme Court hears an appeal against the home ministry's plans to deport around 40,000 Rohingya Muslims from the country. Military destroy whole villages, inhabited by Rohingya: according to satellite data, burnt some 200 villages. We will deal with them in an appropriate manner. (more...)
New Jersey company paying $950M for Cook Group's drug unit New Jersey company paying $950M for Cook Group's drug unit
- September 20, 2017

Catalent has made the latest move in the restructuring of the contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) market with the announced acquisition of Cook Pharmica LLC , for $950 million, adding to Catalent's existing biologics drug development and manufacturing capacities. (more...)