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Author: 0 Candidates in tight Georgia race make final bid for votes

On Saturday, Handel campaigned with Price and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, a former Georgia governor. Kander says Ossoff's youth and promise of "fresh leadership" can put him over the top. AJC reports that Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel have each strongly condemned the ad and its use of footage from the shooting's aftermath.

World Four foreign inmates escape from prison on resort island of Bali
Author: 0 Four foreign inmates escape from prison on resort island of Bali

Four foreign inmates have managed to dig a tunnel and escape Kerobokan Prison in Denpasar, Bali . Davidson was sentenced to one year in Kerobokan last September for immigration offences after he used another man's passport. He's also wanted in Perth, Australia for drug charges and reportedly left the country for Indonesia on the same day that he was due to appear court.

World Four foreign inmates escape from prison on resort island of Bali
Author: 0 Four foreign inmates escape from prison on resort island of Bali

Four foreign inmates have managed to dig a tunnel and escape Kerobokan Prison in Denpasar, Bali . Davidson was sentenced to one year in Kerobokan last September for immigration offences after he used another man's passport. He's also wanted in Perth, Australia for drug charges and reportedly left the country for Indonesia on the same day that he was due to appear court.

Author: 0 Finally, Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

The UK government has been forced in to a major climbdown on the first day of Brexit negotiations after being forced to accept the EU's timetable for talks. "The most important thing now is for us to look to the horizon, raise our eyes to the horizon, think about the future, think about the new partnership, the deep and special partnership that we want to build with our friends", Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told reporters in Luxembourg on Monday before a meeting of his European Union ...

World Everything you need to know about Goods and Services Tax (GST)
Author: 0 Everything you need to know about Goods and Services Tax (GST)

The Goods and Services Tax or GST is scheduled to be launched on the 1st of July, and it is set to revolutionise the way we do our taxes. As for the sale invoice for August, the companies will have to file it by September 20 with the GST network as against September 10, according to the revised timeline.

Author: 0 In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

A United States official who is familiar with the rough outlines of the probe and who spoke on condition of anonymity told Reuters on Thursday that Mueller was also examining whether Trump or others tried to interfere with the investigation.

Author: 0 JK Rowling corrected a Finsbury Park attack headline

Eight people were killed and dozens were wounded before police fatally shot the three attackers. A police officer stands on duty near tributes and flowers in Finsbury Park following a vehicle attack on Muslims leaving a mosque in the early hours of Monday after breaking their Ramadan fast.

World Germany: no punishment for UK, but EU exit good for no one
Author: 0 Germany: no punishment for UK, but EU exit good for no one

The billionaire investor suggested that May must prioritize the U.K.'s single market status for as long as it takes for the legalities of leaving the bloc to be resolved. The mood was "incredibly positive" on the first day of Brexit talks between both sides, a British source said. But she may have to give some ground on residency rights to have any hope of a trade deal.

Author: 0 Jared Kushner to visit Middle East

Kushner, the son-in-law of President Donald Trump , will be accompanied by Jason Greenblatt , a Trump assistant and special representative for global negotiations. According to the White House, Trump has kept the USA embassy in Jerusalem open in a bid to advance the prospects of a peace agreement. Commenting on the new figures, Peace Now, an Israeli settlement watchdog, said in a statement that such construction "distances ( Israel ) from the only way to end the Israeli-Palestinian ...

Author: 0 Mueller expands special counsel office, hires 13 lawyers

The White House confirmed on Thursday that Mueller was interviewed - presumably about again running the Federal Bureau of Investigation - the day before he was named as special counsel to investigate Russian meddling in last year's presidential election.

World Employers in Taiwan urged to help facilitate observance of Eid al-Fitr
Author: 0 Employers in Taiwan urged to help facilitate observance of Eid al-Fitr

The name translates into English as the "festival of breaking of the fast". Remember that the season of Ramadan gradually changes each year, because their calendar is totally lunar, based on twelve months. Eid is an officially holiday in all Muslim countries and is one of the most important festivities in Islam. Muslims pray during mass to celebrate Eid al-Fitr in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, July 17, 2015.

Author: 0 Britain to hold special two-year parliament session to tackle Brexit

A coalition of influential business groups echoed that sentiment on Monday, saying that the government should "put the economy first" in the Brexit talks. But Union leaders, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron, are also determined not to make concessions to Britain that might encourage others to follow.

Author: 0 Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances, Washington Post reports

On Wednesday, The Washington Post reported that Trump was under investigation for obstruction of justice, citing unnamed officials. Comey testified last week before the Senate Intelligence Committee, where he gave a detailed account of his conversations with the President, who he said asked him for his "loyalty" and insinuated that his job as Federal Bureau of Investigation chief might depend on providing such a pledge.

Author: 0 Cops: Suspect in 3 deaths may be involved in 2 more killings

The mother's boyfriend, Scott Plymale , is believed to have called 911 Sunday evening after Taylor Pifer's boyfriend, Dale Koster , found the bodies in the North Royalton home and called him, Cleveland.com reports. Suzanne Taylor's funeral will be Saturday, June 17, also at A. Ripepi & Sons Funeral Home. Police in OH have taken a person of interest into custody after an hours-long standoff in connection to the deaths of a mother and her two daughters.

World India, China Seek to Enforce Bilateral Strategic Ties
Author: 0 India, China Seek to Enforce Bilateral Strategic Ties

Together the BRICS countries account for roughly 40 per cent of the world's population and 20 per cent of the global economy. "Together, they produce more than one-third of global cereal production, with Russian Federation becoming the largest wheat exporter in the world..." Gen.

World Merkel Pays Tribute To Kohl As Great German, European
Author: 0 Merkel Pays Tribute To Kohl As Great German, European

Frank-Walter Steinmeier on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles. U.S. president Donald Trump said Kohl was "a friend and ally to the United States as he led the Federal Republic of Germany through 16 pivotal years".

World Bihar board 10th Results 2017 likely to be declared tomorrow
Author: 0 Bihar board 10th Results 2017 likely to be declared tomorrow

The class 10 exams of the Bihar board were held in March and about 15 lakh students are said to have appeared for it. Students can access their result by clicking on the site www.biharboard.ac.in, scrolling to the "Results" column and clicking on the subsection "X and XII Results 2017".

Author: 0 British PM to meet fire survivors in Downing St

Britain held a moment of silence for the victims today, with emergency service workers bowing their heads in respect. The fire at the 24-story public housing project broke out early Wednesday, and it has mushroomed into a political crisis, testing the government of Prime Minister Theresa May .

Author: 0 Tech CEOs to visit White House

President Donald Trump will meet with executives from 18 tech businesses Monday about the federal government's information technology infrastructure, a summit that includes leaders of the nation's tech titans and also less prominent but still well-known tech players - like Dell Technologies Inc.

World American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home
Author: 0 American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

State Department officials said Warmbier's release followed secret talks between USA and North Korean diplomats. Otto Warmbier , a 22-year-old college student detained and imprisoned in North Korea , is carried off of an airplane at Lunken Airport in Cincinnati on Tuesday.

Author: 0 Amnesty urges donors to give more to South Sudan refugees

Last year South Africa came under the spotlight by the UNHCR for rejecting more refugee applications than any other country globally. United Nations high Commissioner for refugees Filippo Grandi said that the data on internally displaced persons testify to the discouraging failure of worldwide diplomacy.

Author: 0 A ballgame of unity, spirit, friendly rivalry, won by Dems

Scalise , who was shot in the left hip, was in critical condition Thursday at MedStar Washington Hospital Center . On Twitter , Rep. Steve King , R-Iowa, blamed the shooting on "the leading cultural voices of the Left", but such political rhetoric was mostly drowned out by calls for unity and prayer.

Author: 0 Mosque van attack suspect 'not known to security services'

The man who died was already receiving first aid at the scene. "We treat this as a terrorist attack", she said. "An advance trauma team from London's Air Ambulance has also been dispatched by vehicle", the statement said. Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick said there is now an ongoing investigation by the Counter Terrorism Command to establish why this attack was carried out.

Author: 0 Palestinians Deny IS Claim for Deadly Attack on Israeli

The PFLP said its two attackers were relatives who were both former prisoners in Israeli jails. Israeli authorities said on Saturday they had found no evidence of Islamic State involvement in attacks by three Palestinians that killed an Israeli policewoman, despite the group's claim of responsibility.

Author: 0 Trump confirms he is under investigation in Russia inquiry

Trump slammed the development as political witch hunt . Trump wrote on Twitter , apparently referring to his Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . According to the Post , both Comey and Daniel Coats, director of national Intelligence, have said Trump sought their help in hopes the FBI would drop the investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn .