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Queen Elizabeth has investments in offshore havens Queen Elizabeth has investments in offshore havens
- November 06, 2017

The Duchy said the BrightHouse holding now equates to £3,208 and it was not involved in fund investment decisions. Questions were raised after the Paradise Papers revealed that millions of pounds of Queen Elizabeth's private money was invested offshore, with opposition Labour leaders questioning if the investments were moral, even if legitimate. (more...)
SANA: Dozens killed, injured in Syria refugee camp blast SANA: Dozens killed, injured in Syria refugee camp blast
- November 06, 2017

The regime's forces "progressed rapidly" and are 15 kilometers from the town, the Britain-based monitor said. Hussaini said the Iraqi resistance forces, a euphemism for Iran-backed Shi'ite militias, would take part in the battle against Islamic State in Syria's Albu Kamal because it borders Iraq, Al-Mayadin reported. (more...)
Manus refugee offer head of agenda for PM's visit to Australia Manus refugee offer head of agenda for PM's visit to Australia
- November 06, 2017

More than 600 asylum seekers remain inside the Australian detention centre on Manus without food, water, electricity or security, after the facility was officially shut down on Tuesday. "We won't be budging from our position because it is in the national interest to keep the policies in place that we have got", he told Sydney radio station 2GB. (more...)
Wimbledon Trail Derailment Leads To Rush Hour Chaos
- November 06, 2017

It has also affected services on the District Line. One person was reportedly injured in the incident which occurred at 6.30am and nine fire engines attended. A signal failure at Barking caused delays to the Circle and Hammersmith and City lines, while a signal failure at Wembley Park caused minor delays on the Metropolitan line. (more...)
GST:Great Selfish Tax-Mamata GST:Great Selfish Tax-Mamata
- November 06, 2017

To hurt businesses. To finish the economy. The GST Council, headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is scheduled to meet on November 10 and may consider lowering tax rates on some goods. PM Modi, who calls GST the Good and Simple Tax, and his government have defended both as key structural reforms that will deliver huge benefit in the fight against corruption and black money. (more...)
ICC prosecutor to investigate Afghanistan war crime probe
- November 06, 2017

Fatou Bensouda said in a statement that she has chose to request authorization to open a formal investigation. Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon told NPR: "Our view is clear: An ICC investigation with respect to USA personnel would be wholly unwarranted and unjustified". (more...)
Cartoonist Bala Granted Bail After Being Arrested For Caricature On TN CM
- November 06, 2017

Bala was arrested on a complaint by Tirunelveli collector Sandeep Nanduri, who demanded action against the "derogatory" attempt to defame the significant political figures. "This kind of oppression by the State Government, which gleefully continues to be a slave of the BJP-led Union Government, can not suppress freedom of expression through the tactics of this sort". (more...)
Anthony Weiner Must Report to Prison by Monday Anthony Weiner Must Report to Prison by Monday
- November 06, 2017

He'll do the time at the Federal Medical Center in Devens, Massachusetts. Admitting "I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse", Weiner pleaded guilty in May to transferring obscene material to a minor, punishable by up to 10 years in prison, for illicit contact with a North Carolina teenager. (more...)
Chennai received 56 cm rainfall in 5 days: CM Palaniswami Chennai received 56 cm rainfall in 5 days: CM Palaniswami
- November 06, 2017

Chennai & Pondicherry. Another Low Pressure Trough with embedded Cyclonic circulation is hovering over Maldive-Lakshadweep area. Schools and colleges, closed since Tuesday, remained shut in Chennai , Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram districts even as IT firms asked its employees unable to reach their offices to either take leave or work from home. (more...)
North Korean suspects named in Kim Jong-Nam murder trial North Korean suspects named in Kim Jong-Nam murder trial
- November 06, 2017

Four men suspected of plotting with two women to murder the North Korean leader's half-brother were Monday named by police as North Koreans who fled Malaysia after the assassination. Hong Song Hac, 34, was known as Mr. Chang; Ri Ji Hyon, 33, was known as Mr. Y; Ri Jae Nam, 57, was called Hanamori; and O Jong Gil was known as James. (more...)
Bowe Bergdahl Was Just Dishonorably Discharged. What's That? Bowe Bergdahl Was Just Dishonorably Discharged. What's That?
- November 06, 2017

Prosecutors argued that Berdahl should receive a 14-year sentence. Trump's earlier statements were used by Bergdahl's defense to argue that the case should be dismissed. Maj Justin Oshana said. Bergdahl, who has said he wanted to report problems in his unit, apologized in court this week for the suffering he caused his comrades and admitted he had made "a awful mistake". (more...)
Alec and Hilaria Baldwin expecting fourth child in under 5 years Alec and Hilaria Baldwin expecting fourth child in under 5 years
- November 06, 2017

Save that energy for the baby, Alec! In a previous interview, the yoga instructor revealed how she is on board for their fourth child in four years (yes, seriously). Doesn't run in our family'. The news follows Alec's public admission on Thursday at a Paley Center for Media luncheon that he's been a bully to women and "treated women in a very sexist way in the past", and called for a change in Hollywood, according to The Hollywood Reporter . (more...)
Do-nothing Malcolm declares non-audit of all MPs Do-nothing Malcolm declares non-audit of all MPs
- November 06, 2017

Current politicians will have 21 days to make the declaration, while future members of parliament will be required to make the declaration when they are elected. However, he said he would not do anything that would stop the High Court from arbitrating on any issues which emerged from the disclosures. Greens leader Richard Di Natale said he would be pressing ahead next week with a proposal for a parliamentary committee to forensically scrutinise all MPs based on advice from citizenship experts. (more...)
Italian police seize €50M opiates bound for ISIS fighters Italian police seize €50M opiates bound for ISIS fighters
- November 06, 2017

Tramadol is a prescription painkiller and the shipment arrived from India with Libya as the final destination. The painkiller has been described as the "fighter drug" as it is known to be popular among militants for its ability to tiresome pain and suppress fatigue. (more...)
Trump lashes out at 'winning' Japan on trade Trump lashes out at 'winning' Japan on trade
- November 06, 2017

A rear admiral on the Joint Staff responded on behalf of the Defense Department, and said the amount of casualties would differ depending on the advance warning and the ability of US and South Korea forces to counter North Korean attacks. Japan is the United States' staunchest ally in the region, and Trump has an increasingly close relationship with Abe. "And I want to send a message to the world that the Japan-US alliance is unwavering". (more...)
Feinstein: Sessions Should Return To Senate Judiciary Panel To Testify Again Feinstein: Sessions Should Return To Senate Judiciary Panel To Testify Again
- November 06, 2017

Page described the conversation to CNN after he finished talking to the House intelligence committee. "When he comes before the committee again, he has to be precise, and it has to be accurate", she said . "I don't think he should be stepping down. I think that request has been made by Franken, and I think (Sessions) should come back and clarify it", Feinstein said of Democrat Al Franken , who this week wrote a letter to Sessions asking him to outline what he knows about Russian Federation. (more...)
Trump says he dropped Manafort due to involvement with 'certain nations' Trump says he dropped Manafort due to involvement with 'certain nations'
- November 06, 2017

The news comes after a dramatic week in which Trump's former campaign chair Paul Manafort, and Manfort's business partner Rick Gates, were indicted on 12 counts including money laundering. Another campaign-era aide, George Papadopoulos, has pleaded guilty to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about his contacts with Russian agents during the 2016 presidential election and is cooperating with Mueller's investigators, court records unsealed this week revealed. (more...)
Israel Holds Bodies Of 5 Slain Gaza Tunnel Militants
- November 06, 2017

Yoav Mordechai, the latter said in a statement on Thursday that Israel " will not allow for locating the terrorists in the tunnel without progress on the issue of missing and captive Israelis". Israel has been constructing a sensor-equipped underground wall along the 60-km (36-mile) Gaza border, aiming to complete the $1.1 billion project by mid-2019. (more...)
Bergdahl Is Dishonorably Discharged but Gets No Prison Time for Desertion Bergdahl Is Dishonorably Discharged but Gets No Prison Time for Desertion
- November 06, 2017

According to The Washington Post , Nance told Bergdahl during the defense's closing remarks Thursday that a dishonorable discharge from the Army would be "socially stigmatizing". During his successful campaign for the presidency a year ago, Republican Donald Trump called Bergdahl "a no-good traitor who should have been executed". (more...)
Thief, three scrap dealers held for theft at AAP's Delhi office Thief, three scrap dealers held for theft at AAP's Delhi office
- November 06, 2017

He is seen loading the bags on his cycle cart. The police said Mohammed Qazim broke into the party office on Friday. The burglars had entered the premises by breaking the lock of the office. Randhawa said. Complainant had shared CCTV footage with the police related to the burglary and a case was registered on Saturday. Finally, in the evening, the complaint was submitted along with the footage. (more...)

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