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World China urges N Korea to be 'smart' after tough United Nations sanctions
Author: 0 China urges N Korea to be 'smart' after tough United Nations sanctions

The other is to call for the resumption of the six-party talks, stressing the peaceful settlement of the Korean peninsula nuclear issue by diplomatic and political means, to avoid escalation of tension in the peninsula. He says he told Ri "do not violate the United Nations decision or provoke the worldwide community's goodwill by conducting missile launches or nuclear tests ".

Author: 0 United Kingdom ready to pay up to 40 billion euros to leave EU

The UK government department responsible for Brexit talks declined to comment on the Sunday Telegraph article. May has said only that Britain will pay if it owes something but left open the possibility that it might be the European Union that pays London .Rights and finance are being dealt with two working groups.

World Trump's transgender military ban is now official policy
Author: 0 Trump's transgender military ban is now official policy

Jenner's messaging of her political and social stances has been extremely confusing. The letter comes on the heels of a similar letter signed by a bipartisan group of us senators asking Mattis not to enforce such a ban or change current policy that allows active-duty transgender service members to serve openly without fear of forcible discharge from the Armed Forces.

World Dilip Kumar's health not good, says doctor
Author: 0 Dilip Kumar's health not good, says doctor

Days after being hospitalised, legendary actor Dilip Kumar's health is showing some improvement and is said to be stable now. He is now in the continuous care of Dr. In December, he was admitted in Lilavati Hospital to treat a swelling in his right leg. In 1991, Dilip Kumar received the Padma Bhushan and he was honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994.

World Police Recommend Indictment Against Netanyahu
Author: 0 Police Recommend Indictment Against Netanyahu

The details of the inquiries were included in a document submitted to Rishon Lezion Magistrate's Court, which ordered a media gag on the details of prosecutors' negotiations with Harow. Case 2000 involves Netanyahu and Yediot Aharonot owner Noni Moses, who allegedly made a pact with Netanyahu, according to which the prime minister proposed to use his power to weaken Yediot's main rival, Israel Hayom , by passing a law curbing the latter's distribution in return for Yediot's reduction ...

Author: 0 Despotic Trump Adviser Stephen Miller May Be New Chief White House Flack

In the Funny Or Die version, "Miller" adds: 'And the whole reason why we put the Statue of Liberty here is to show the rest of the world we got some handsome babes'. "Look at me directly in my forehead and tell me I'm not lying", Shore said. "It's not actually part of the originally Statue of Liberty". Feeling green: Shore's Miller name-checked a string of films, ending with the intro sequence to Home Alone 2 (pictured).

World Venkaiah Naidu elected Vice President of India
Author: 0 Venkaiah Naidu elected Vice President of India

He was Rural Development Minister during the first NDA government led by Atal Bihari Vajpayee, his inspiration along with senior party leader LK Advani. He noted that the Rajya Sabha may be required to play an "even more important role" in the years ahead to build a new and modern India. Naidu's victory has enabled the party (BJP) to boost its political standing in his southern home region - Andhra Pradesh - where it lacks a broad support base.

World 72nd anniversary of 1945 Hiroshima bombing observed in Japan
Author: 0 72nd anniversary of 1945 Hiroshima bombing observed in Japan

Several thousand people - including Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and survivors - observed a minute's silence in the center of the western Japanese city in memory of the victims at 8:15 am (UTC 2315), the time when a US B-29 bomber dropped the first atomic bomb on the city on August 6, 1945.

World Norman Lear to Snub Kennedy Center Honors in Opposition to Trump
Author: 0 Norman Lear to Snub Kennedy Center Honors in Opposition to Trump

Lear included. The 95-year-old television writer and producer-who brought audiences shows such as All in the Family, Sanford and Son , One Day at a Time , The Jeffersons , Good Times and Maude-is one of five recipients of the annual Kennedy Center Honors, the John F.

World Eclipse glasses available at libraries on Aug. 21
Author: 0 Eclipse glasses available at libraries on Aug. 21

So, what IS a solar eclipse? Science Across America released a special guide book for the great American Solar Eclipse that ranks #2 on the Amazon books bestseller chart . The path of totality will start in OR, sweeping across 14 states and end north of Charleston, South Carolina. A lunar eclipse will be visible in India on the night of August 7, continuing until early the next morning.

World Three held, illegal slaughterhouse sealed in Bhojpur
Author: 0 Three held, illegal slaughterhouse sealed in Bhojpur

The violent mob also blocked Ara-Buxar stretch of the National Highway 84, disrupting vehicular traffic for more than three hours, alleging beef was being smuggled to neighbouring West Bengal, police said. It was only after senior police officials rushed to the spot and pacified the protesters that the blockade was lifted. The newly appointed Animal and Fisheries Resources Minister Pashupati Kumar Paras, after assuming office, said that all illegal butcher houses will have to close their ...

World 'Tillerson's North Korea Statement Shows Courage'
Author: 0 'Tillerson's North Korea Statement Shows Courage'

Tensions have mounted with Pyongyang's two recent successful tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles. Backed by Japan, South Korea and its European allies, the United States has maintained that tougher sanctions would put pressure on North Korea to come to the table.

World Sydney Terror Raids: Fourth Man Charged And Released On Bail
Author: 0 Sydney Terror Raids: Fourth Man Charged And Released On Bail

Khayat, of Lakemba, and Mahmoud Khayat, 32, of Punchbowl, had their matter mentioned in Parramatta Local Court on Friday, after each was charged with two counts of preparing for or planning a terrorist act on Thursday night. The men were detained when counter-terrorism police raided several Sydney suburbs on August 5. The second plan was hatched after the first one failed, police said, and was not necessarily targeted at a plane.

World Senate Blocks Trump from Making Appointments During August Recess
Author: 0 Senate Blocks Trump from Making Appointments During August Recess

Senators took the action after Trump's recent criticism of Attorney General Jeff Sessions sparked speculation that he might fire Sessions during the recess. Lindsay Graham (R-S.C.) has said that there would be " holy hell to pay " if Trump fired Sessions. "Right now I have no reason to believe Mueller is compromised".

Author: 0 Arun Jaitley To Meet Kerala RSS Worker's Family Today

The Union Minister is also scheduled to meet the houses of BJP ward councilors, which were allegedly attacked by CPI (M) workers in the past few days. On Friday, CPM's politburo made an attempt to convey the message that the attacks were not one sided as claimed by the BJP. The objective of Arun Jaitley's visit is very clear.

World Tears flow as Oviya leaves Tamil 'Bigg Boss' house
Author: 0 Tears flow as Oviya leaves Tamil 'Bigg Boss' house

Social media army of Oviya is confident that she will be the move to the safe zone without any challenges with her strong fan following she is having and Oviya's fans also want Oviya's arch rival, Julie, to be evicted as soon as possible. It's not clear if she will continue to be a contestant in the show or she is visiting the studio for exit interviews the contestants of the show usual have.

World Senator Announces Bipartisan Hearing to Help Prevent Collapse of Health Insurance Market
Author: 0 Senator Announces Bipartisan Hearing to Help Prevent Collapse of Health Insurance Market

Last week, a Republican-only effort to scrap key portions of the Affordable Care Act died by one vote in the U.S. Senate , opening the door a crack for a bipartisan effort to patch up the nation's ailing health care system. Still, after the past rocky months, Republicans are hoping against hope that with all the work ahead, relations with the White House will improve. David Donnelly, president and CEO of the money-in-politics watchdog group, Every Voice, warned that Democrats who vote for ...

World Bartolo Colon Shares Feat With Nolan Ryan After Outing Vs. Rangers
Author: 0 Bartolo Colon Shares Feat With Nolan Ryan After Outing Vs. Rangers

In his first complete game since October 4, 2015, Hamels (6-1) scattered four hits and allowed only four batters to reach base. It was Dozier's 24th career leadoff homer, and fifth this season. Joey Gallo delivered an opposite-field liner for a hit, giving him singles in consecutive games. The Texas Rangers and Minnesota Twins meet Saturday in Major League Baseball action at Target Field.

World No Biggy: US Confirms killing 624 Civilians in Syria
Author: 0 No Biggy: US Confirms killing 624 Civilians in Syria

The training that the USA intends to provide to Nigerian pilots "would help build the skills and procedures to effectively and responsibly operate the aircraft in accordance with global human rights law and the law of armed conflict", the official said.

World Mega Millions jackpot soars to $346 million
Author: 0 Mega Millions jackpot soars to $346 million

Someone hold a winning ticket could also opt for a $178 million one time payout. The next drawing will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 8. The odds of winning the Powerball are 1 in 292 million. Mega Millions tickets cost $1 each. It was the most ever awarded to a single Mega Millions victor, and the highest cash-value jackpot awarded to a single victor in a US lottery.

World Nikki Haley on New Sanctions: 'Gut Punch' to NKorea
Author: 0 Nikki Haley on New Sanctions: 'Gut Punch' to NKorea

The Security Council is expected to vote on the resolution on Saturday which would deprive Pyongyang of one billion dollars annually in export revenue. The resolution does not, as the USA originally had sought, cut the amount of oil being delivered to North Korea, but the US was apparently able to overcome the initial objections of China and Russian Federation.

World BC once again extends state of emergency due to wildfires
Author: 0 BC once again extends state of emergency due to wildfires

The worst season was 1958 when almost 856,000 hectares were lost by the season's end. It's been almost three weeks since B.C. declared a provincewide state of emergency and tempers are beginning to flare among locals concerned for their homes and livelihoods.

Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif holds meetings with heads of coalition parties in Islamabad

Since coming into power in 2013, Sharif's government had no foreign minister, though the job was often handled by one of his advisers, Sartaj Aziz. Close circles of Shahbaz claim that the Chief Minister feels his continuation in Punjab is important given the next General Elections are less than a year away.