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Gross interference in EC's working, BJP looking at defeat in Gujarat: Congress Gross interference in EC's working, BJP looking at defeat in Gujarat: Congress
- October 16, 2017

Chief election commissioner AK Joti said Gujarat had sought more time to hold polls because of flood rehabilitation work. Usually when elections are due within a period of six months, these states are combined and a joint announcement is made, it said. (more...)
Dem's Dem's "Porn Monger" Desperate for Dark Files on President Trump
- October 16, 2017

Flynt also called for the release of Trump's tax returns, as well as other financial and business records, arguing that "there may be a smoking gun " and that " impeachment requires unimpeachable evidence". "We need to flush everything out into the open", Flynt says. Mr Trump has been involved in an escalating war of words with the North Korean regime over their nuclear ambitions, while he has also refused to certify the nuclear pact signed between Iran and six world powers, including ... (more...)
Top Republican senator: Trump is 'castrating' Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Top Republican senator: Trump is 'castrating' Secretary of State Rex Tillerson
- October 16, 2017

Also in the interview , Tillerson once again refused to deny recent reports that he called Trump a "moron", giving an identical answer to the one he offered when the story broke: "I'm not gonna deal with that kind of petty stuff". "But it's the first part" - the "castration" of Tillerson - "that I am most exercised about". Donald Trump ridicules anyone who opposes his words or policies mercilessly on Twitter, but Senator Bob Corker seems to be impervious to the president's sophomoric ... (more...)
Right-Wing Israeli minster, Bennett, will demand cutting ties with the PA Right-Wing Israeli minster, Bennett, will demand cutting ties with the PA
- October 16, 2017

But instead, the global community should have tried to "pull Hamas into a dialogue ", Blair said in an interview for Donald Macintyre's " Gaza: Preparing for Dawn ", which is set to be released in November. Abbas has warned he would not accept Hamas keeping its weapons, rejecting a "Hezbollah-model" arrangement in the Gaza Strip. Hamas has repeatedly refused to disarm and dismantle the 25,000-strong fighting force it controls in the Gaza Strip. (more...)
Pak anti-graft court defers Sharif's indictment till October 19 Pak anti-graft court defers Sharif's indictment till October 19
- October 15, 2017

Reportedly, the pumped-up PML-N lawyers were stopped from entering the courtroom, and in the ensuing scuffle a black coat suffered minor wounds, causing matters to spill into the courtroom itself, forcing the judge to adjourn proceedings to October 19, perhaps the secretly desired end result of the whole enterprise. (more...)
No evidence of Sanatan Sanstha's involvement in Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT No evidence of Sanatan Sanstha's involvement in Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT
- October 15, 2017

Singh said. "Three sketches of two suspects have been made on the basis of their description by eyewitness accounts and the CCTV footage obtained". Lankesh was shot dead at her residence by few unidentified assailants on September 5. Putting to rest speculations of Prof M M Kalburgi and Gauri Lankesh being murdered by the same weapon, the SIT said there was no evidence to suggest so. (more...)
GJM supporters clash with police in W Bengal, SI killed GJM supporters clash with police in W Bengal, SI killed
- October 15, 2017

Kolkata: A sub-inspector of police was gunned down and two security personnel were injured when the supporters of Gorkha Janamukti Morch (GJM) president Bimal Gurung allegedly fired at them near Singla Bastee near the West Bengal and Sikkim border on Friday morning. (more...)
Collins says she's not running for governor, will stay in Senate Collins says she's not running for governor, will stay in Senate
- October 15, 2017

Senate", said Mark Brewer, professor of political science at the University of Maine. For a time, it seemed like that number might shrink even further on the GOP side of the aisle, as Collins was widely rumored to be considering a run for ME governor in 2018, aiming to replace the hyper-controversial Paul LePage. (more...)
North Korea's Nuclear Test Site Could Be Unstable North Korea's Nuclear Test Site Could Be Unstable
- October 14, 2017

North Korea is preparing to fire multiple short-range rockets around the opening of the Chinese Communist Party's twice-a-decade congress on 18 October, a South Korean daily newspaper reported Wednesday. Anyone anxious that the United States-North Korea impasse is heading to a nuclear showdown should relax. White House Chief of Staff John Kelly warned Thursday that Americans should worry about North Korea having the ability to reach the United States with an intercontinental ballistic missile. (more...)
London to Edinburgh in 50 minutes: Branson's Virgin Hyperloop One London to Edinburgh in 50 minutes: Branson's Virgin Hyperloop One
- October 14, 2017

Right now it creates the impression that Hyperloop One's business will stay on track with the rebrand, and it's most likely something to be thankful for to have a nearby tycoon companion with an enthusiasm for future methods of transport when you're attempting to assemble a spic and span kind of rapid ground travel. (more...)
Tillerson 'Moron' Comment Followed Trump's Call for Massive Nuclear Buildup Tillerson 'Moron' Comment Followed Trump's Call for Massive Nuclear Buildup
- October 14, 2017

Asked for a response to the president's comments, a White House official speaking only on the condition of anonymity, said that the nuclear arsenal was not a primary topic of the briefing. The Federation of American Scientists says the United States now has about 4,000 nuclear warheads earmarked for use in its military stockpile. That came just over a month after Trump responded to a North Korean missile test by telling reporters that if the regime of Kim Jong-un issues further threats, the ... (more...)
A Large Hole Seems To Have Formed In The Antarctic Sea Ice A Large Hole Seems To Have Formed In The Antarctic Sea Ice
- October 14, 2017

The hole was discovered by researchers about a month ago . Known as polynyas or semipermanent area of open water in sea ice, this Weddell polynya is quite mysterious in terms of its origin. Sometimes, the layer of warm water can then melt the ice. That melting created the polynya. When the warmer water cools, on contact with the frigid temperatures in the atmosphere, it sinks. (more...)
Trump pulls U.S. out of UNESCO, citing anti-Israel bias Trump pulls U.S. out of UNESCO, citing anti-Israel bias
- October 13, 2017

Mr Netanyahu said on Thursday that Israel will also withdraw from the agency, which had become a "theatre of the absurd because instead of preserving history, it distorts it". UNESCO was established after World War II to help promote the free flow of information. "Universality is critical to UNESCO's mission to strengthen global peace and security in the face of hatred and violence, to defend human rights and dignity", she said in a statement. (more...)
White House Chief of Staff Kelly dismisses quitting rumors White House Chief of Staff Kelly dismisses quitting rumors
- October 13, 2017

Kelly noted that his current position is "the hardest job I've ever had". The White House says President Donald Trump will nominate Kirstjen Nielsen to serve as his next secretary of Homeland Security . Kelly said Americans should be "concerned" about North Korea since it has developed an intercontinental ballistic missile capability and is developing a vehicle that would allow a missile to survive re-entry into the earth's atmosphere. (more...)
Hamas and Fatah 'agree deal' for unified Palestinian government Hamas and Fatah 'agree deal' for unified Palestinian government
- October 13, 2017

Sanctions taken by Abbas against Hamas-controlled Gaza will also soon be lifted, the Fatah official said. She added: "Israel must act in such a way that the world will not accept the Hezbollah model in Lebanon - a nice foreign government and an armed organization that continues terror". (more...)
In Syria killed the recruiter In Syria killed the recruiter "ID" White widow
- October 13, 2017

The US could face a backlash if the death of Jones's son is confirmed . Jones, who was nicknamed the "White Widow", is believed to have publicized a list of American military personnel to be targeted by ISIS militants, led a group of female terrorists, and acted as a top recruiter online. (more...)
Talwars acquitted in Aarushi murder case Talwars acquitted in Aarushi murder case
- October 13, 2017

They said that they were waiting for the copy of the verdict of the high court . # Aarushi Talwar, 14, was found dead with her throat slit in her bedroom in flat no. I think this is what has happened in this appeal. CBI to appeal in Supreme Court? . He said, "In a case of circumstantial evidence motive does not have extreme significance". (more...)
US Said to Make Proposal That Could Kill NAFTA in 5 Years US Said to Make Proposal That Could Kill NAFTA in 5 Years
- October 13, 2017

As many as 50,000 workers at auto parts suppliers could lose their jobs due to increased tariffs if the USA pulls out of the North American Free Trade Agreement , according to a study released Thursday by the Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association, which lobbies for suppliers in Washington . (more...)
Storm expected to become Hurricane Ophelia, possibly by tonight Storm expected to become Hurricane Ophelia, possibly by tonight
- October 12, 2017

Through today, October 11, we've had 15 named storms - 10 of which have been hurricanes, and 5 of those 10 became major hurricanes ( Category 3 or higher). Hurricane season runs through the end of November in the Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Caribbean Sea. Forecasters say Ophelia is expected to become a hurricane by Thursday. (more...)
Iran: Trump Decision Could Bring 'Crushing' Response Iran: Trump Decision Could Bring 'Crushing' Response
- October 12, 2017

Ali Akbar Velayati, a top Iranian offical, appeared to suggest military options were being considered. Analysts say such a move would have a very limited impact on the Guards, who are already subject to a wide range of sanctions. If Trump refuses to certify, the Congress will have 60 days to decide whether to restore the sanctions against the Islamic Republic that the U.S. has agreed to waive under the deal. (more...)