Wednesday August 23-rd, 2017

Philippines to Pursue 'Formal Talks' With China

We are also discussing the possibility of leasing aircraft designed for training. "This is one of the biggest projects Japan has ever embarked upon using the yen loan", Masato Ohtaka, deputy press secretary for Japan's foreign ministry, told repo...

Heavy D booted out of CBB house Heavy D booted out of CBB house

Celebrity Big Brother continued this evening with the fourth live eviction of the series, and it was confirmed that Heavy D was the one in the firing line. "I just thought I was a laugh and that the public would like that". Willis said that his foo...

Turkish police raid 44 companies in probe into failed coup

Turkish police launched simultaneous operations on Tuesday against 44 companies in Istanbul over their suspected links to the July 15 failed coup attempt. The private Dogan news agency said the companies searched included a supermarket chain. "Deat...

Clinton holds wide lead in Virginia

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump smiles at the audience's applause Monday as he arrives to speak in Youngstown, . Megan Ellyia Green, a St. "In Wisconsin, Trump's negatives are deeper and fresher", said Republican pollster Ed Goeas....

Donald Trump calls for 'extreme vetting' of immigrants

He said attacks involving "immigrants or the children of immigrants" underscore the need to implement "extreme vetting". "In addition, to scrape out all members of the sympathisers of terrorist groups, we must also screen out any hostile attitude tow...

Modi Says Pakistan is Root Cause of Kashmir Unrest

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that his government was ready to address the "genuine grievances" of all categories of people within the ambit of the Constitution even as he hit out at Pakistan for fomenting terror in India. He said every...

Donald Trump to call for new ideological test for admission to US

This report contains material from the Associated Press . Rather, Trump appeared to be referring to child care programs offered to guests at his hotels and golf club, when he talked about "Trump Kids" and "Trumpeteers". Pence says Trump was tryin...

Donald Trump speech will focus on 'foreign policy realism' Donald Trump speech will focus on 'foreign policy realism'

As Republicans both publicly and privately continue to question their nominee - even as Trump maintains that his operation is sound and his campaign is unified - behind the scenes, sources tell ABC News that the campaign is constantly having to quell...

Clinton team hits report of Trump aide's ties to Russia

Manafort's lawyer, Richard Hibey, denied to the Times that his client received "any such cash payments" described in the report . (Yanukovych was ousted following violent protests in 2014, fled to Russian Federation, and thanked Putin for savi...

Louisiana waters rise: 'Praying it stops'

Maj. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards on Friday declared a state of emergency for the whole state. "We haven't been rescuing people". Michael Martin, chief of operations for the parish sheriff's office, said the woman was riding in a auto with...

Zambia's Incumbent President, Edgar Lungu Wins Presidential Election Zambia's Incumbent President, Edgar Lungu Wins Presidential Election

The electoral commission said Mr Lungu had secured 50.35% in Thursday's vote, just past the the 50% threshold needed to avoid a second round under a new electoral system. He has been re-elected for a full five-year term. Hundreds of Lungu's support...

Bus crash kills 33 in Nepal Bus crash kills 33 in Nepal

Twenty-seven bodies have been identified, and search operations have ended because rescuers think all the victims have been found, authorities said. Broken parts of the bus and belongings of the passengers were scattered at the crash site, police sai...

Thai police probing bombing link to southern violence

The device has been reportedly handed to Malaysian police for further investigation. Police checkpoints have also been set up in the affected areas to search for suspects, and Thailand's emergency services and hospitals are on standby in case of any ...

President's Message - Marking I-Day with new zeal, vigor President's Message - Marking I-Day with new zeal, vigor

President Mamnoon Hussain said the government is also providing financial assistance to import sophisticated machinery to increase agri productions in the country. The Prime Minister reaffirmed that Pakistan would continue to support the just cau...

Robots in casinos Robots in casinos

Whether robot can survive such a treat or it will burn some contacts and casino owners will have to buy the new dealer? The one who really appreciated the robots it's the players of live casino online . Again, the employer will save a lot of money...

Bournemouth 1 - 3 Manchester United: Zlatan Ibrahimovic Scores In EPL Debut

The first objective is to win, and it's also good if I score. "His table for meals is surrounded by kids - Luke Shaw , Marcus Rashford". He knows what he can be for them. Mourinho said: "When you buy somebody like him, you always have a question m...

If Clinton wins Pennsylvania, she cheated If Clinton wins Pennsylvania, she cheated

Hillary Clinton, who enjoys a significant lead in the presidential race, is positioned to receive an additional edge if the relatively robust showings of the third-party candidates fade, as usually occurs, by Election Day. All of this is happening wh...

In reversal, Trump says IS claim about Obama was sarcastic In reversal, Trump says IS claim about Obama was sarcastic

Back in February, Trump said that "maybe [Obama] doesn't want to get rid of the problem" of terrorism, "I don't know exactly what's going on". She joins us from Martha's Vineyard, which is also where President Obama is on vacation. In 2014, Trump spe...

Authorities: 6 dead in plane crash in Alabama Authorities: 6 dead in plane crash in Alabama

Farese's uncle, Steve Farese, who is a defense attorney in Memphis. The Fareses, both dentists at Farese Family Dental in Oxford, left Wednesday for Florida, attending a dental continuing education seminar. FAA records showed the twin-engine airc...

Republicans call for party to cut Donald Trump's funding Republicans call for party to cut Donald Trump's funding

Frustrated former Republican elected officials and party staffers are urging the Republican National Committee to stop supporting Donald Trump and instead focus all available resources on winning down-ballot races. Plus, Maine awards two of its four ...

Shekau says he leads Boko Haram, not IS-appointed successor

When he appeared in a Boko Haram video in January 2015 as the group's spokesman, he wore a turban and his face was blurred out and it was filmed as a sit-down studio interview. It has so far taken the lives of at least 20,000 people and forced over...

All-Party Meet: Talk to all stakeholders in Kashmir: CPI-M All-Party Meet: Talk to all stakeholders in Kashmir: CPI-M

Modi further said the roots of tension in the Kashmir Valley lay in cross-border terrorism sponsored by Pakistan. "People from rural areas coming to the streets", he said. AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi said that curfew - which completed 35 days on ...

Sharp drop in NBC's ratings for Rio opening ceremony

Dancers, all hips and wobble, grooved to thumping funk and sultry samba. The opening ceremony for the Rio Olympics was a demonstration of Brazil's heritage, highlighted by the country's proud musical history. As a effect, Russia's team was whittl...

Manafort: Polls Swinging Trump's Way, GOP Critics Have Clinton Ties

From the start, Tapper put Manafort in a defensive posture, commenting on how anxious many elected Republicans throughout Washington D.C. were becoming over their nominee's ability― or lack thereof―to control himself, and stay on message. And we did ...

Georgia officer fatally shot; suspect at large Georgia officer fatally shot; suspect at large

Smith was not wearing a body camera during the incident. GBI Agent in Charge Scott Whitley told station WMAZ the shooting is still under investigation. Georgia State Patrol is on the search for a suspect responsible for the murder of an officer. ...

Dassey's family hopeful for his release

Dassey was 16 when Halbach was killed. February 2006: Detectives Mark Wiegert and Tom Fassbender are told by Dassey's cousin, Kayla Avery, that Dassey had been "acting up lately". He is sentenced to life in prison without parole. Court papers descr...

Trump to try to steady campaign with economic speech Trump to try to steady campaign with economic speech

During an interview with The Washington Post earlier this week, Trump said that he was "just not quite there yet" on endorsing Ryan. "I don't regret anything", Trump told WJLA-TV on Tuesday. Clinton called her race against Donald Trump the highes...

Man dies after lightning strike in NY park; 4 others injured Man dies after lightning strike in NY park; 4 others injured

Police said the five victims were reportedly sitting on a park bench near a tree at Mansion Square Park in Poughkeepsie, located about 80 miles south of Albany, when a severe lightning storm passed through the area at about 4 p.m. Police said the v...

Trump endorses US House Speaker Paul Ryan following Republican stand-off Trump endorses US House Speaker Paul Ryan following Republican stand-off

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani said on ABC's "This Week" that Trump's endorsements show he "has the ability and the understanding to realize that there are going to be disagreements and you've got to be able to reach out to the entire party...

Man injures 6 in attack on train in eastern Switzerland

The police spokesman said authorities did not yet know the motive behind the attack that injured six on Saturday in the canton of St. Gallen, but did not thought terrorism unlikely. At least six people were injured in a stabbing and arson attack on a...

Coalition reclaims former IS stronghold in Syria Coalition reclaims former IS stronghold in Syria

The SDF in Manbij has relied on USA -led airstrikes, of which there were 15 on Wednesday alone. The Arab-Kurdish alliance known as the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) expelled most of the IS fighters from Manbij last week, but dozens continued to ...

British woman's first husband confesses to killing her in Pakistan British woman's first husband confesses to killing her in Pakistan

THE ex-husband of a British woman killed in a suspected honour-killing in Pakistan has admitted strangling her, it has been reported. This news story is related to Latest/142236-Samia-Shahid-first-husband-confesses-murder/ - breaking news, latest new...

Pakistani lawyers mourn colleagues slain in Quetta attack Pakistani lawyers mourn colleagues slain in Quetta attack

Neither claim could be independently verified. The troubled Baluchistan province has been hit by terror attacks by militants and separatists who demand more autonomy in the province. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has condemned the bombing and directe...

Court rejects Muslims' demand to lift full-body swimwear ban

Anyone in Cannes caught floating around the rule could face a $42 fine, after being asked to change into an acceptable swimsuit or leave the beach. The water park hosting the event chose to cancel the planned event earlier this week after polit...

Joseph Schooling does the impossible, beats his idol Michael Phelps

There's not too much warmth between the two sides since the 2014 World Cup, where Colombia's Juan Camillo Zuniga kneed Brazilian star striker Neymar, fracturing his back. Schooling said Phelps shared some words after the race. Schooling was underst...

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