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World Tillerson doubles down as China takes new hard line on North Korea
Author: 0 Tillerson doubles down as China takes new hard line on North Korea

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his US counterpart, Donald Trump, agreed to cooperate and apply maximum pressure and sanctions on North Korea in a telephone call on Monday, the South's presidential office said . "The aim is to bring the peninsula nuclear issue back to the negotiating table and seek a solution through negotiations until the denuclearization of the peninsula and the stability of the peninsula are achieved", Wang said.

World Gujarat MLAs start flying back in batches
Author: 0 Gujarat MLAs start flying back in batches

After a luxurious stay at the Eagleton Resort on the outskirts of Bengaluru , 42 Congress MLAs from Gujarat are all set to say goodbye to the city. Deputy Commissioner of Police Parikshita Gurjar said that nine senior officers and 95 armed police personnel will escort the 44 Congress MLAs from the airport, the report added.

World Chris Pratt, Anna Feris announce separation
Author: 0 Chris Pratt, Anna Feris announce separation

TMZ reports that Chris and Anna got married in July 2009. The longtime couple has been considered a fan favorite Hollywood pair for many years and they have always been one of the cutest couples on the red carpet. Son Jack was born in August 2012. In recent years, Pratt has starred in movie franchises such as " Guardians of the Galaxy " and "Jurassic Park", along with TV sitcom " Parks and Recreation ".

World Search Intensifies for White House Communications Director: Who's on the Shortlist
Author: 0 Search Intensifies for White House Communications Director: Who's on the Shortlist

The abrupt sacking came hours after the swearing in of new White House chief of staff John Kelly , a former general. The Marine Corps general was formally sworn in as White House chief of staff on Monday . Sanders emphasized, "That includes everybody at the White House". Some Democrats are skeptical of the White House response. "But that would not be a reason to suppress an explosive on-the-record interview", Lizza said.

World China urges North Korea to halt nuclear tests
Author: 0 China urges North Korea to halt nuclear tests

Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Saturday that could slash by a third the Asian state's $3 billion annual export revenue over Pyongyang's two July intercontinental ballistic missile tests. With the U.S., Japan and South Korea expected to push for stronger actions against the North, a verbal showdown looms. Bolstered by new U.N. sanctions, the United States and North Korea's neighbors are joining in a fresh attempt to isolate Pyongyang over its nuclear and ...

World Philippines President Duterte makes tuition free at state universities and colleges
Author: 0 Philippines President Duterte makes tuition free at state universities and colleges

Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno earlier said the government may not be able to shoulder the cost of granting free tuition in SUCs, which could run to about PHP100 billion annually if the bill passes into law. But during the budget deliberations, many things can still happen. This is out of a total education budget of 691.1 billion pesos, budget department documents showed.

World Marquez duels Rossi to take pole at Brno
Author: 0 Marquez duels Rossi to take pole at Brno

Rossi, who was again out-foxed by Honda in the pits, came out from his stop in 13th place and slowly worked his way forward, catching the fight for fourth place as Movistar Yamaha Maverick Vinales pushed on to the podium. Italy's Andrea Dovizioso on a Ducati is third on 123 points, ahead of compatriot and the sport's legend Valentino Rossi on a Yamaha with 119. "In the last few years I haven't gone particularly well there, but I'll be making every effort to bring home a good result ...

World 3 teen 'prolific offenders' killed when stolen SUV crashes, Fla. officials say
Author: 0 3 teen 'prolific offenders' killed when stolen SUV crashes, Fla. officials say

The sheriff's office is not identifying the three teens who were killed, but say they are young, black males with extensive criminal histories. Some of them were released from jail as recently as a few days ago. When a deputy attempted to stop the Ford Explorer on Tampa Road and Lake St. George Drive, the Explorer sped away at speeds exceeding 100 miles per hour.

World Self-proclaimed 'sugardady' banned from seeking 'sugarbaby' on beach
Author: 0 Self-proclaimed 'sugardady' banned from seeking 'sugarbaby' on beach

Basaraba said he admitted to handing the card to an 18-year-old but not to the younger friend, though he said he made the mistake of saying "call me when you're 18", to her. Worst of all, he says he knew the girl was underage. He only gave out five or six but did not receive any emails. When asked how he would have responded to someone actually looking for a sugar daddy, Basaraba answered, "That's a good question".

World In Europe, the heat broke a ten year record of temperature
Author: 0 In Europe, the heat broke a ten year record of temperature

It was Italians who named the heatwave, the British tabloid continued, while "11 countries are braced for risky weather conditions, including Serbia, Hungary, Romania, Croatia , Poland". The last such heatwave, according to The Guardian , led to 20,000 heat-related deaths in 2003. The heatwave is expected to cost billions of euros, with Italian vintners being forced to harvest grapes weeks earlier than normal, and Bosnian farmers seeing a 50 percent reduction in agricultural output.

World Tougher UN sanctions to deprive North Korea of $1 billion
Author: 0 Tougher UN sanctions to deprive North Korea of $1 billion

The sanctions ban countries from buying North Korean coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and seafood. The draft text would also prevent North Korea from increasing the number of workers it sends overseas, prohibit all new joint ventures and ban new investment in the current joint companies.

World Donald Trump hails UN's vote to further sanction North Korea
Author: 0 Donald Trump hails UN's vote to further sanction North Korea

Nikki Haley, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, said the latest sanctions are "the most stringent set of sanctions on any country in a generation". Wang was scheduled to meet separately with his North Korean counterpart Ri Yong Ho on Sunday, while South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung Wha has expressed hope that she could meet Ri also.

World White House: Pres. Trump 'not discussing' firing Mueller
Author: 0 White House: Pres. Trump 'not discussing' firing Mueller

As Trump settles in for an 17-day stretch at his Bedminster, New Jersey, golf resort, two members of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thom Tillis, Republican of North Carolina, and Chris Coons, Democrat of DE, have introduced a measure - retroactive to cover Mueller's appointment - that would shield special counsels from political influence.

World Three killed in plane crash at Switzerland summer camp
Author: 0 Three killed in plane crash at Switzerland summer camp

Police said a special trauma team has been sent to care for the other children who at the camp. The four-seat aircraft had been on its second flight of the day and crashed about 10 minutes after take-off. The teenagers were attending an aviation summer camp in Switzerland in the mountainous eastern area of Graubunden. According to police, the driver had already made on Friday morning a tour with young people.

World Mexico and Belize brace for impact of potential tropical cyclone
Author: 0 Mexico and Belize brace for impact of potential tropical cyclone

In the Atlantic, an area of low pressure located about midway between the Cabo Verde Islands and the Lesser Antilles was described as elongated, with showers and thunderstorms that are not well organized. An Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft could be sent to investigation tomorrow, if necessary, it added. Models bring what will likely become Franklin into the far southwestern Gulf of Mexico by late Tuesday and it could further strengthen into a hurricane.

Author: 0 China knocks Trump's tweets: 'Emotional venting' can not become policy

In response to US President Donald Trump's 48-word tweet at the weekend accusing China of failing to tame its neighbour and long-time ally North Korea, Beijing has issued its own rebuke to Mr Trump. "We will no longer allow this to continue". North Korea successfully launched an intercontinental ballistic missile on July 4, which it claimed was capable of hitting the USA mainland with a nuclear device.

Author: 0 China to enforce UN Security Council resolutions on North Korea

According to the Chicago Tribune editorial "Trump, No. Korea, and China's choice" Aug.1, President Trump tweeted about China: "they do nothing for us with North Korea - just talk". "We'll handle North Korea". August 1, 2017 (EIRNS)-China's UN Ambassador Liu Jieyi said yesterday that the United States and North Korea hold "the primary responsibility" for de-escalating tensions and negotiating peace on the Korean Peninsula, not China, reports the Associated Press.

World Television review: Diana: In Her Own Words, Channel 4
Author: 0 Television review: Diana: In Her Own Words, Channel 4

The Princess claims she was "traumatised" after their engagement in 1981 when Charles answered a question from a reporter "are you in love" with the response "whatever in love means". Both former royal employees credit Diana with "changing the face of the British monarchy", breaking its "theatre" to engage with hard-hitting issues of public life and, most importantly, passing that legacy onto her sons.

World Chinese professor and his wife to be expelled from Singapore
Author: 0 Chinese professor and his wife to be expelled from Singapore

This comes after his permanent residency was cancelled on Friday, for working with a foreign government to influence Singapore's foreign policy and public opinion here. The Singaporean government has in the past taken action against individuals who had carried out subversive activities for foreign countries. -China relations.

World Japan's Foreign Ministry Urges ASEAN to Increase Pressure on N Korea
Author: 0 Japan's Foreign Ministry Urges ASEAN to Increase Pressure on N Korea

Because the DPRK's economy is highly dependent on China, the Chinese decision to support Security Council's sanctions may signal a new determination by China to force North Korea and its leader, Kim Jong-un, to stop the launches and to stop work on building a nuclear warhead that is small enough for the Hwasong-14 missile to carry to US cities.

World Chinese tourists held for Hitler salute in Germany
Author: 0 Chinese tourists held for Hitler salute in Germany

The tourists probably didn't help themselves by posing outside the iconic Reichstag , a powerful symbol and building of some historical note in Germany. In the wake of the blaze, Adolf Hitler consolidated his power over Germany, eventually unleashing World War II, which claimed an estimated 20 million lives in Europe, and the Holocaust, in which millions of victims including six million Jews were systematically slaughtered.

World Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin signs a one-year contract extension
Author: 0 Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin signs a one-year contract extension

Tomlin is just the third head coach the Steelers have had dating back to 1969. "I truly appreciate this contract extension, and I want to thank Art Rooney II for his support as well as everyone within the organisation", Tomlin said. He reached 100 career victories in the fewest games (157) in franchise history when he recorded the milestone win last season. When it comes to remaining with the Pittsburgh Steelers , Tomlin said that he feels very fortunate to have the opportunity to ...