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China says its staff safe in Pakistan consulate attack

China says its staff safe in Pakistan consulate attack The organization, which grew out of anger over the state's perceived monopoly of the province's mineral resources , previously have killed and kidnapped Chinese engineers working in the province. 23, 2018. "Such incidents will never be able to undermine Pak-China relationship", the statement said , describing the attack as part of a conspiracy aimed at undermining economic and strategic co-o... [Full Article...]

My hug worked: Navjot Sidhu on Pakistan opening Kartarpur corridor

My hug worked: Navjot Sidhu on Pakistan opening Kartarpur corridor Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan is located across the river Ravi, about four kilometres from the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Punjab's Gurdaspur district. "I humbly request the Government to dispense their duty towards 12 Crore "Nanak Naam Laivas" world over, by writing to the Pakistan Government". Commemorative coin and postage stamps will be released by the Government of India to mark this mom... [Full Article...]

President Trump grants poultry pardons to turkeys Peas and Carrots

President Trump grants poultry pardons to turkeys Peas and Carrots This year's turkeys, Peas and Carrots, will be headed toward Virginia Tech where they will be watched over by poultry science students. "During the latter years of the Nixon presidency, Patricia Nixon accepted the turkeys on behalf of the President and in 1973 sent the bird to the Oxon Hill Children's Farm". [Full Article...]

Trump threatens to closer border with Mexico

Trump threatens to closer border with Mexico It was unclear what Trump meant when he said things would change. The comments came after Trump broke with tradition to use a Thanksgiving morning call with military members to weigh in on several controversial political issues, including chiding the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals and demanding a stronger US-Mexico border. [Full Article...]

Brexit: Key challenges facing Theresa May

Brexit: Key challenges facing Theresa May Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said Tuesday that his government "cannot accept that what will happen to Gibraltar in the future depends on negotiations between the United Kingdom and the European Union ". Britain's justice secretary, David Gauke, agreed that the withdrawal agreement was "essentially done". Separately, Madrid and London reached four agreements governing the relations... [Full Article...]

Sen. Johnson asks White House for response on Ivanka Trump emails

Sen. Johnson asks White House for response on Ivanka Trump emails Ivanka Trump , US President Donald Trump's daughter, sent hundreds of emails past year to White House aides, Cabinet officials and her assistants using a personal account, many of them in violation of federal records rules, the media reported . [Full Article...]

American killed by Sentinelese Tribes in Andaman islands

American killed by Sentinelese Tribes in Andaman islands North Sentinel Island is situated within the Andaman Islands and to say the people of this particular island wish to be left alone is something of an understatement. He had expressed a desire to meet the Sentinelese tribe , which is known to resist all contact with outsiders and attack anyone who comes near. North Sentinel is home to the Sentinelese people, believed to number only around 150. [Full Article...]

Russia Accuses US Senators of Trying to Meddle in Interpol Election

Russia Accuses US Senators of Trying to Meddle in Interpol Election As Interpol's new president, Kim Jong Yang replaces incumbent Meng Hongwei who went missing in October. "We strongly endorse Kim Jong-Yang, who is serving as its acting president", Pompeo told reporters. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, who on Monday stated that Russia was "rooting for the Russian candidate", said that amounted to meddling in the vote. [Full Article...]

Senate Democrats sue over Trump's Whitaker appointment

Senate Democrats sue over Trump's Whitaker appointment The lawsuit , filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia by Senators Richard Blumenthal , Sheldon Whitehouse and Senator Mazie Hirono , is the most high-profile litigation so far to be brought challenging Whitaker's appointment. [Full Article...]

House Democrats Vow ‘Never Nancy’ In Open Letter

House Democrats Vow ‘Never Nancy’ In Open Letter Democrats "take great pride" in a House majority whose members are expected to be more than 60 percent female, LGBT, or other minorities, Pelosi said in the letter. Fudge's office has not responded to a request for comment, but after Fudge met with Pelosi last week, it's possible the minority leader won her over. [Full Article...]

President honors Elvis Presley in Medal of Freedom ceremony

President honors Elvis Presley in Medal of Freedom ceremony The living recipients included Miriam Adelson , who, like her casino tycoon husband Sheldon Adelson, is a heavyweight Republican party donor. Her husband died in 2016 of natural causes. Trump also announced during the ceremony that he's picked Wheeler to permanently lead the EPA. "From rewriting our tax code to helping just hard-working Americans get through life, to reshaping our courts, ... [Full Article...]

Macron: France is USA ally, not vassal state

Macron: France is USA ally, not vassal state Trump charged in a Tuesday tweet that evoked the Nazi occupation during the Second World War, which is just about as a low as anyone can go in aiming to hit the French where it hurts most. They were starting to learn German in Paris before the USA came along. Trump tweeted on Tuesday, "The problem is that Emmanuel suffers from a very low Approval Rating in France, 26%, and an unemployment r... [Full Article...]

Sheriff says 63 killed, over 600 missing in wildfire in California

Sheriff says 63 killed, over 600 missing in wildfire in California Honea's office Thursday published a missing list with 631 names that probably includes names of people who fled the blaze and don't know they are being sought. In the Camp Fire around Sacramento, 130 people are considered missing and the blaze is believed to have destroyed roughly 9,000 homes. At the vast shelter parking lot, evacuees from California's deadliest fire wonder if they still have ho... [Full Article...]

Andrew Gillum concedes in race for governor to Ron DeSantis

Andrew Gillum concedes in race for governor to Ron DeSantis Ron DeSantis. 'This has been the journey of our lives. The race between DeSantis, who resigned from Congress earlier this year to run, and Gillum, the mayor of Tallahassee, was an extraordinarily bitter one. Unofficial results showed Mr Nelson trailing Mr Scott by about 12,600 votes out of the 8.2 million or so cast - a difference of 0.15 percentage points. [Full Article...]

Russia Investigation 'Disgrace To Our Nation,' Says Trump

Russia Investigation 'Disgrace To Our Nation,' Says Trump In a separate tweet , he slammed what he called social media's unfavorable coverage of his administration and the Republicans. "Check out how biased Facebook, Google and Twitter are in favour of the Democrats", he wrote. "I thought (Rubio) was someone who was more principled and Reaganesque and would speak up for American democracy", Boot asserted. They note that "there's already a statut... [Full Article...]

Republican Kevin McCarthy to become next House minority leader

Republican Kevin McCarthy to become next House minority leader Jordan is a leader of the far-right House Freedom Caucus. In the wake of Democrat control, McCarthy is being praised for his pro-life principles. With Ryan headed for the exits , McCarthy, the current No. Senate Democrats reelected Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY and Minority Whip Sen. But McCarthy added , "We took a beating inside the suburban areas". [Full Article...]

Five killed in cars as California wildfires cause devastation

Five killed in cars as California wildfires cause devastation She had to turn her vehicle around and head in another direction to escape, but that all the while, it "scared me to death". Forecasts predict continued windy and dry conditions through the weekend, particularly in the northern part of the state, paired with low humidity, a lack of precipitation, and dry vegetation, which are expected to make fire danger worse in some of California's most popu... [Full Article...]

North Korea to expel U.S. citizen who 'illegally entered' country

North Korea to expel U.S. citizen who 'illegally entered' country However, the understated announcement was more likely aimed at reassuring the North Korean military rather than trying to torpedo diplomatic talks, said Choi Kang, vice president of the Asan Institute for Policy Studies in Seoul. Global weapons experts said the officials included a leader of the artillery corps of the Korean People's Army. But nuclear diplomacy has reported no major breakthrough s... [Full Article...]

Palestinian Man Seems to Be Only Victim in Shelling From Gaza

Palestinian Man Seems to Be Only Victim in Shelling From Gaza Qassam members discovered the vehicle and chased it, prompting Israeli airstrikes that killed several people, the group said. No injuries were reported and workers were believed to have evacuated after the warning shots . Firing 10 missiles at the Al-Aqsa TV station, Israeli jets destroyed its headquarters, witnesses said. "In response to yesterday's crime, the joint command of Palestinian ... [Full Article...]

PM May hit by resignations over Brexit draft deal

PM May hit by resignations over Brexit draft deal Parliament will not vote for this and to govern the country, you know you have to have a majority in the house. "And if you can not do that, I respectfully ask you to do the right thing in the national interest and stand down to allow someone from the Brexit camp to take the lead". [Full Article...]


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