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World JD(U) asks Tejaswi Yadav to come clean
Author: 0 JD(U) asks Tejaswi Yadav to come clean

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar had called a meeting of his party legislators and leaders to discuss the CBI raids on RJD chief Lalu Yadav and his family. Mr. Kumar said the JD (U) has always taken action against its leaders who were found involved in corruption charges, similarly the RJD should also take action against their leaders.

World European Union money demands for Brexit deal 'seem extortionate': UK's Johnson
Author: 0 European Union money demands for Brexit deal 'seem extortionate': UK's Johnson

But the prime minister's spokeswoman did not rule out the United Kingdom paying a so-called Brexit bill. Addressing Mr Johnson at foreign affairs questions in the Commons, Tory eurosceptic Philip Hollobone said the United Kingdom had made a net contribution of £209 billion to the European Union since joining in 1973, adding: "Will you make it clear to the European Union that if they want a penny piece more then they can go whistle? ".

World Trump to Xi: 'Something has to be done' about North Korea
Author: 0 Trump to Xi: 'Something has to be done' about North Korea

But they are behaving in a very, very unsafe manner, and something will have to be done about it.' The US has been considering a range of possible sanctions, economic measures and other steps in response to Pyongyang. The United States, however, rejected the idea. "I think there were substantive discussions about the financing of North Korea , we had substantive discussions about ways of dealing with North Korea together", Mnuchin said.

World Stay on cattle sale ban covers nation, says Supreme Court
Author: 0 Stay on cattle sale ban covers nation, says Supreme Court

Under government rules issued in May, buyers and sellers at cattle markets or animal fairs would be required to pledge in writing that cows and other animals considered holy by Hindus would not be slaughtered for food or any other objective.

World Detroit Pistons re-sign Reggie Bullock; Joffrey Lauvergne joins the Spurs
Author: 0 Detroit Pistons re-sign Reggie Bullock; Joffrey Lauvergne joins the Spurs

The Detroit Pistons are among the teams that are looking for ways to improve this offseason. Michael C. Wright of ESPN reported on Tuesday that the San Antonio Spurs have signed a two-year deal with #Joffrey Lauvergne . He played 19 games for the Spurs during the 2008-09 campaign, averaging just 2.7 points and 2.2 boards while shooting a paltry 29.2 percent from the field.

World Trump Sued for Blocking His Critics on Twitter
Author: 0 Trump Sued for Blocking His Critics on Twitter

The lawsuit cited a recent Trump tweet in which said his use of social media was "MODERN DAY PRESIDENTIAL". First amendment lawyers wrote a letter to Trump and his social media and communications team last month demanding the president unblock the users.

World Nouri's hart functioneert goed en is niet beschadigd
Author: 0 Nouri's hart functioneert goed en is niet beschadigd

Abdelhak Nouri verblijft nog altijd op de Intensive Care in Innsbruck. Volgens Ajax heeft hij een eigen hartslag, maar ligt hij wel aan beademing. Veel van zijn ploeggenoten hebben vandaag de training hervat. Op die manier kunnen de hersenfuncties van de speler verder en beter worden onderzocht. De oefenwedstrijd van Rijnsburgse Boys en Ajax gaat komende dinsdag (11 juli) niet door.

World Donnarumma signs for Milan (3)
Author: 0 Donnarumma signs for Milan (3)

These are the release clauses that are reportedly in Donnarumma's new contract. He won a first Italy cap in September previous year, becoming his country's youngest goalkeeper, and was part of the U21 squad at this summer's European Championships.

World Explosion reported at Air Force recruiting center in Oklahoma
Author: 0 Explosion reported at Air Force recruiting center in Oklahoma

The amount of damage has yet to be confirmed, but Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Jessi Race has said no-one was injured and the facility was closed at the time of the blast. Investigators have reportedly indicated such a designation can not occur until a suspect or a motive becomes known. She says agents are treating the explosion late Monday as a possible act of domestic terrorism out of "an abundance of caution", because of its proximity to the recruiting office.

World United States to test anti-missile system amid N Korea tensions
Author: 0 United States to test anti-missile system amid N Korea tensions

The THAAD system, based Pacific Spaceport Complex in Kodiak, Alaska , intercepted a test missile launched from an Air Force Cargo plane near Hawaii. The Pentagon had planned on conducting a test launch since June, but Monday's test came just a week after North Korea successfully tested an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).

Author: 0 Moscow shames USA for situation with Russian diplomatic compounds

The Obama administration seized the recreational compounds in 2016 to punish the Kremlin for tampering in the presidential election. The Russian foreign ministry warned in late June that it was preparing retaliatory measures in case the properties were not returned.

World Ax-Wielding Man in Standoff With Police Over Radio Request
Author: 0 Ax-Wielding Man in Standoff With Police Over Radio Request

Monday. A witness told NBC Boston the man, later identified as Richard Newton, asked for the iHeart Radio section of the facility. Police were called because the man demanded they play Insane Clown Posse's "My Axe". Police tried to taser him, but he got back in his auto before anything happened. Officers negotiated with the suspect during the tense stand-off by cell phone and through the auto window, but they say that at one point Newtown, simply got out his vehicle and told them: 'I ...

World Marawi conflict is not a religious war, Philippine bishops insist
Author: 0 Marawi conflict is not a religious war, Philippine bishops insist

While responding to the suggestion, a spokesperson for the Philippines military said the five-year period will be a protracted deadline. The DND chief issued this statement following remarks of House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez that he will push for the five-year extension of Martial Law .

World Donald Trump is expected to visit the United Kingdom in 2018
Author: 0 Donald Trump is expected to visit the United Kingdom in 2018

Ms May invited Mr Trump to Britain seven days after his inauguration when she became the first foreign leader to visit him in the White House . Trump was invited for an official state to the United Kingdom after Prime Minister Theresa May became the first foreign leader to meet him after being sworn in as the 45th President back in January.

World Government to end search for new Federal Bureau of Investigation headquarters
Author: 0 Government to end search for new Federal Bureau of Investigation headquarters

There are concerns about its security and the building, which opened in 1975, is no longer big enough to house the Bureau's headquarters staff. In a statement, the GSA put the blame on Congress, saying lawmakers have only appropriated $523 million of the $1.4 billion the Obama administration requested for the project a year ago, leaving a substantial $832 million funding gap.

World Iranian top cleric congradulates Iraqis on Mosul victory
Author: 0 Iranian top cleric congradulates Iraqis on Mosul victory

Earlier on Tuesday, the human rights group Amnesty International published a report alleging that Iraqi and coalition forces had used unnecessarily powerful weapons in Mosul and failed to take adequate measures to protect civilians. It terrorized and brutally murdered thousands of civilians, including scores of women and children, OIR officials said. However, the Iraqi defence ministry was not immediately available to comment on the Amnesty report.

Author: 0 80 beachgoers form giant human chain to save Florida family from drowning

She swam to the family with a boogie board as her husband and other beachgoers began to form a human chain from the shore, the News Herald reported . "I honestly thought I was going to lose my family that day", Ursrey told the outlet. Simmons was happy to see so many people band together to help rescue Ursrey's family.

World It's Official! Gopalkrishna Gandhi Is Opposition's Pick For Vice President Post
Author: 0 It's Official! Gopalkrishna Gandhi Is Opposition's Pick For Vice President Post

Gandhi is a retired IAS officer and diplomat, who served as the Governor of West Bengal during the UPA reign from 2004 to 2009. Please Wait while comments are loading. The party vice chief Rahul Gandhi besides a host of leaders from other parties like the NCP, RJD, Left, TMC, SP, BSP, DMK and other smaller parties are also likely to attend.

World Taylor review: solicitors warn of 'gargantuan' legislative burden
Author: 0 Taylor review: solicitors warn of 'gargantuan' legislative burden

Separately, Deliveroo said restricting the flexibility of the gig economy could undermine the sector. Her recommendations follow a review into the gig economy, headed by Matthew Taylor, a former adviser to Tony Blair. The Government daren't risk record low levels of unemployment by forcing gig economy job providers to pay holiday and sick pay. She said the government would carefully study his recommendations, which include ensuring workers in the gig economy have sick and holiday pay ...

World South African park rangers search for 4 escaped lions
Author: 0 South African park rangers search for 4 escaped lions

The lions were seen late Sunday near a road a few kilometers from the park, SANParks spokesman William Mabasa said by phone. "We urge residents to exercise extra caution". "Animals can escape anytime, especially around the Kruger National Park, looking at our fences and amount of rivers that are flowing into the park".

Author: 0 Arsenal name tour squad to face Sydney FC and Western Sydney Wanderers

Speaking at a news conference in Sydney , as Arsenal prepare to begin their pre-season tour, Wenger confirmed Lacazette will make his first outing for the club in the Harbour City. Winterburn, an admirer of Wenger who he played under from 1996 to 2000, also revealed that he was delighted at the news that the 67-year-old renewed his contract for another two years.

World OR woman sentenced for flight groping
Author: 0 OR woman sentenced for flight groping

Heidi McKinney , 27, of Banks , was arrested in May 2016 at Portland International Airport. McKinney, who was traveling with her sister-in-law, insisted on taking multiple photos of the 19-year-old teen despite her protestations. 'That day you messed with my head and took something from me that I will never get back '. After the arrest, McKinney's fiance told jail guards that she doesn't metabolize alcohol like the majority of people, and "this is what happens" as a result.

Author: 0 Calling on governors, mayors to join climate group

In a rebuke to President Trump's disengagement from worldwide climate change efforts, Gov. Set in California, which enacted the toughest greenhouse gas emissions targets in North America previous year, the summit will provide a major opportunity for a diverse set of subnational leaders to pledge concrete climate actions in the wake of President Trump's decision to pull the US out of the Paris Climate Agreement.

World Assam forest minister take stock of Kaziranga flood situation
Author: 0 Assam forest minister take stock of Kaziranga flood situation

As per official figures, almost 1100 villages are inundated, around 18,000 people taking shelter in 181 relief camps, crops damaged in over 41,000 hectares of land and close to 200,000 animals including poultry affected. He also asked them to interact with the affected people and take stock of their needs. At least six hog deers have died and most of the Kaziranga National Park has been inundated as the flood situation in Assam has become worse due to the rise in the water levels of ...

World USA decline underlined by Trump's G20 performance
Author: 0 USA decline underlined by Trump's G20 performance

Uhlmann concluded by pointing out that Trump's ascendancy has led to the decline of the U.S.as a global leader. Uhlmann also said Trump had a ideal opportunity to rally the other world leaders behind him had he made a stand against North Korea's missile test, but a las, he failed to even execute the most simple of alley-oops.