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Trump touts tough approach to North Korea, Iran

Trump touts tough approach to North Korea, Iran Trump, speaking at the annual National Rifle Association in Dallas on Friday, says it was his "position of strength" that is bringing Pyongyang to the negotiating table. The leaflets also denounce the North Korean government for their human rights abuses and defectors have vowed to challenge a ban on sending propaganda across the border. [Full Article...]

In Libya, militants attacked the office of the electoral Commission, 12 dead

In Libya, militants attacked the office of the electoral Commission, 12 dead The attack comes as the United Nations has put pressure on Libya to hold elections by the end of the year. Libyan officials said 12 were killed, including at least two of the commission's guards. Sayah told reporters that the database of the commission, which has registered almost 1 million new voters across Libya, had not been damaged. Libya, which is seeking to leave behind years of chaos si... [Full Article...]

Boy Scouts Change Name To Welcome Girls

Boy Scouts Change Name To Welcome Girls Though girls have been allowed to participate in the Venture Scouting program for over twenty years, girls will now fully be able to participate in all levels of BSA scouting. With many families opposing the leftward shift of the Scouts, a new faith-based scouting group was formed called Trail Life USA . "We love " Scout Me In " because it speaks to girls and boys and tells them, 'This ... [Full Article...]

Conservatives cling to power in dramatic Welwyn Hatfield Council elections

Conservatives cling to power in dramatic Welwyn Hatfield Council elections Meanwhile there was upheaval in Bitterne ward as council leader Simon Letts (Lab), pictured right, lost his seat to Conservative Terry Streets by 295 votes. Welwyn Hatfield Council's Conservative deputy leader Mandy Perkins. Outside London the Conservatives benefitted from the collapse of the UKIP vote, with numerous anti-EU party's seats turning blue. [Full Article...]

Global Energy Report: Crude Falls In Asia As Market Mulls Iran Steps

Global Energy Report: Crude Falls In Asia As Market Mulls Iran Steps Presently, Angola is suffering sharp declines at under-invested offshore fields, with output dropping nearly three times as much as the nation pledged in an accord with fellow OPEC members. He said we are feeling effects from the decision OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) made around Thanksgiving in 2016 when they cut production. [Full Article...]

Abe's Middle East trip was to support United States, highlighting Japan's mediatory role

Abe's Middle East trip was to support United States, highlighting Japan's mediatory role Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. During the trip, Abe secured visits with leaders from both Israel and the Palestinian Authority, a rare feat for a foreign leader of a major economy. "We have seen tremendous growth in Japanese investments in Israel, Israeli investments in Japan, and of technological opportunities". "I hope we will continue developing investments between our two co... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump gets nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Donald Trump gets nominated for Nobel Peace Prize This endorsement letter has also been signed by another seventeen House Republicans for Trumps's "tireless work to bring peace to our world". President Donald Trump's closest Republican allies in Congress have nominated him for this year's Noble Peace Prize, giving him credit for pressuring North Korea into accepting a possible denuclearization. [Full Article...]

Zim journos arrested ahead of World Press Freedom Day

Zim journos arrested ahead of World Press Freedom Day Press freedom remains one of the key issues in the world as more and more governments try to push legislation that limits the media . Marking World Press Freedom Day, the UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for Somalia, Michael Keating, today commended the courage and dedication of the country's journalists who operate in one of the world's most risky environments for media workers .... [Full Article...]

27 dead as storm, rains play havoc in Rajasthan

27 dead as storm, rains play havoc in Rajasthan Heavy rains and dust storm also lashed Uttarakhand, Punjab and Haryana. Dust storms are common in this part of India during summer but loss of life on this scale is unusual. Numerous dead were sleeping inside when their houses collapsed after being struck by intense bursts of lightning . Of the casualties, many have been caused by lightning, which struck at many places after the dust storm se... [Full Article...]

North Korea nuclear warning: Kim 'could conduct missile tests' despite peace promise

North Korea nuclear warning: Kim 'could conduct missile tests' despite peace promise South Korea said on Wednesday the issue of USA troops stationed in the South is unrelated to any future peace treaty with North Korea and that American forces should stay even if such an agreement is signed. With the leaders of both the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and South Korea having declared they are ready to end the state of war between the two that has existed since 1950, the bal... [Full Article...]

Armenia opposition stages show of force ahead of PM vote

Armenia opposition stages show of force ahead of PM vote After talks with Pashinyan on Sunday, the parliamentary leader of the Republican Party, Vahram Baghdasaryan, said the party would not "impede the election of the people's candidate" if all three opposition factions in parliament supported him. [Full Article...]

Rohingya refugees plead for help as UN Security Council envoys visit camps

Rohingya refugees plead for help as UN Security Council envoys visit camps The United States, Britain, United Nations and others described the operation as ethnic cleansing of the minority mainly Muslim Rohingya , a charge Myanmar denies. He said the UNSC team is touched by the stories of Rohingyas and realised that the root cause of Rohingya crisis lies in Myanmar. The lack of a UNSC resolution to bring sanctions or an arms embargo against Myanmar over its treatm... [Full Article...]

Violence erupts in Gaza at Israeli border fence

Violence erupts in Gaza at Israeli border fence In what the army said was a direct response, Israeli warplanes late Friday attacked "six military targets belonging to the Hamas terror organisation's naval force in the Gaza Strip ". Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, called the loss of life deplorable. Israel's use of live fire has drawn global criticism. [Full Article...]

Arrests after ten teenagers drown in flash flood

Arrests after ten teenagers drown in flash flood Nine girls and one boy were killed when the group was hit by flash floods in the Tzafit riverbed in the southern Dead Sea area. Local media reports stated that the two staff members, including the principal of the Tel Aviv-based pre-military academy, have been detained on suspicion of death by negligence. [Full Article...]

Stop Trump! Build for mass walkouts and protests on 13 July!

Stop Trump! Build for mass walkouts and protests on 13 July! Trump isn't super popular in the U.K. Last year, thousands of people protested amid reports May was planning an official visit from Trump . According to The Guardian , human rights groups are already vowing to protest against the upcoming Trump U.K. [Full Article...]

UPSC Civil Services exam 2017 final results out, Hyderabad's Durishetty Anudeep tops

UPSC Civil Services exam 2017 final results out, Hyderabad's Durishetty Anudeep tops Haryana's 31-years-old Anu Kumari secured second rank in Union Public Services Commission ( UPSC ) Civil Services exam 2017 and topped the prestigious examination among women. The recommended candidates also include 29 physically disabled persons. The number of Muslim candidates is lesser than last year but comparatively better if results of the last few years are taken into account. [Full Article...]

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow, Andrea Mitchell defend Brokaw amid harassment allegations

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow, Andrea Mitchell defend Brokaw amid harassment allegations Savannah Guthrie anchored tonight's newscast, filling in for Lester Holt , with Kate Snow reporting on their longtime colleague. In keeping with The Washington Put up, Brokaw, now 78, allegedly made undesirable strikes on Linda Vester , a former NBC correspondent and former Fox Information anchor, twice through the 1990s, together with an alleged transfer to forcibly kiss Vester, who was ... [Full Article...]

Palestinian journalist dies of wounds caused by Israeli gunfire: medics

Palestinian journalist dies of wounds caused by Israeli gunfire: medics Hamas have accused Israel's Mossad spy agency of assassinating Batsh, who they say was a member of their group. Police have released a photograph of one of the suspects following the recovery of the high-performance motorcycle that is believed to have been used by the assassins who gunned down Palestinian lecturer Fadi M.R. [Full Article...]

Kushinagar accident: 11 killed & 7 critically injured, death toll may increase

Kushinagar accident: 11 killed & 7 critically injured, death toll may increase An official said that the Chief Minister ordered that school vehicles across the state be checked on whether they were following the guidelines prescribed for such vehicles. "An inquiry has been ordered". Adityanath told the crowd that he had spoken to the Railways minister Piyush Goyal about making unmanned railway crossings safe. [Full Article...]

Pompeo confirmed to lead US State Department

Pompeo confirmed to lead US State Department Throughout the confirmation process, Pompeo's home church prayed for and supported him . The New York Daily News editorial board, known for being consistently on the left, said that while Pompeo would not be its first choice for secretary of state, he is a "solid-enough selection who deserves Senate consent". [Full Article...]


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