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Rohingyas pose security threat: Govt to apex court Rohingyas pose security threat: Govt to apex court
- September 20, 2017

The petition was filed after India's junior home minister, Kiren Rijiju, said last month that state governments had been ordered to identify and deport illegal immigrants, including Rohingya Muslims. Modi's government has been criticised by activists for not speaking out against Myanmar's recent military offensive against Rohingya insurgents, and right-wing groups in India have begun vilifying Rohingya living there. (more...)
Iran Condemns Trump's 'Shameless and Ignorant' UN Remarks
- September 20, 2017

The president, who referred to Iran as an "economically depleted rogue state" whose chief export is violence, said the world can not allow the "murderous regime" to continue its destabilizing activities while building unsafe missiles. "The sunset provisions simply is not a sensible way forward", Tillerson said. The issue of Iran's nuclear program is expected to be high on the agenda. (more...)
Fate of Iran nuclear deal depends on tough UN policing
- September 20, 2017

Before the start of his meeting with Netanyahu at a NY hotel upon being asked about whether he is thinking of abandoning the nuclear pact with Iran, Trump responded: "You'll be seeing very soon ". I want to say that under your leadership, the alliance between America and Israel has never been stronger, never been deeper. The warning from Trump came in a message to the United Nations agency's annual meeting, being held in Vienna, that was read by U.S. (more...)
United States sends warnings to North Korea ahead of UN General Assembly United States sends warnings to North Korea ahead of UN General Assembly
- September 20, 2017

The meeting came at what Tillerson has called a "historic" low in post-Cold War relations between Russian Federation and the United States , marred by tit-for-tat reductions to each country's diplomatic missions. Commenting on the maiden speech by US President Donald Trump at the UN General Assembly session on Tuesday, Lavrov commended its focus on the principle of sovereignty and equality in global relations. (more...)
Priyanka Chopra To Attend Prince Harry And Meghan Markle's Engagement? Priyanka Chopra To Attend Prince Harry And Meghan Markle's Engagement?
- September 20, 2017

It's now being claimed the Suits star has cancelled her auto lease in Canada because she wants to be in London a lot more from November. And it looks like we've just found the evidence we've all been waiting for that the 36-year-old actress is planning to spend significantly more time in the United Kingdom with her royal beau. (more...)
Man brandishing stick shot, killed by Oklahoma police officer Man brandishing stick shot, killed by Oklahoma police officer
- September 20, 2017

The officers returned gunfire. "Even, when wounded, Schoolfield was able to do a self-assessment". "He was able to stay in the fight and continued to fight until he could no longer continue", Music said. Emotions were running high as Chief Goebel Music with the Chickasha Police Department spoke about his officers being involved in a stand-off and shoot-out on Sunday. (more...)
The Victory Speech Hillary Clinton Never Gave Is Devastating The Victory Speech Hillary Clinton Never Gave Is Devastating
- September 20, 2017

As well as touting her memoir What Happened about the 2016 presidential election, Clinton , who was often accused of being cold and impersonal during the campaign trail, showed good humor as she shared a glass of Chardonnay with Colbert and even dropped a few anecdotes. (more...)
Brokers Issue New Targets On Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE)
- September 20, 2017

Putnam Investments Llc increased its stake in Callon Petroleum Co ( CPE ) by 16.26% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in CPE . If you are viewing this news story on another publication, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of US & worldwide trademark & copyright legislation. (more...)
Why to Keeping Eye on PPL Corporation (PPL), Plug Power Inc. (PLUG)?
- September 20, 2017

The company holds 222.71 million outstanding shares and 222.15 million shares are floating in market. Zacks Investment Research's sales calculations are an average based on a survey of analysts that follow Plug Power. Plug Power earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. Narrowing in, the stock is at a distance of -1.55% from the 50 day high and 25.30% off of the 50 day low. (more...)
Washington County Deputy Arrested For Domestic Violence
- September 20, 2017

Nieves said the person who reported the residential burglary was arrested on charges related to the narcotics investigation. A second deputy came to the address on Heming Way to handle the drug case, which resulted in Shehata's arrest, officials said. (more...)
United Nations chief urges Myanmar to halt military campaign against Rohingya Muslims United Nations chief urges Myanmar to halt military campaign against Rohingya Muslims
- September 20, 2017

Rohingya refugees from Myanmar's Rakhine state arrive near the Khanchon border crossing near the Bangaldeshi town of Teknaf on Septebmer 5, 2017. Myanmar's state Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi , who is under increasing worldwide pressure over the Rohyngya exodus, on the other hand, has criticised media hype and a "huge iceberg of misinformation" for distorting the global picture of events in the Rakhine province of Myanmar. (more...)
NA Has $1.75 Million Position in Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) NA Has $1.75 Million Position in Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)
- September 20, 2017

Quest Mngmt Or, Oregon-based fund reported 95,086 shares. LLC now owns 972 shares of the retailer's stock worth $163,000 after acquiring an additional 22 shares during the period. The value of the investment in Costco Wholesale Corporation increased from $219,000 to $880,767,000 a change of $880,548,000 quarter to quarter. After a recent check, it is observed that the insiders for the firm now own 0.40% shares. (more...)
Natural disaster detected near IL border Natural disaster detected near IL border
- September 20, 2017

An natural disaster of that magnitude is described as being strong enough to be felt by residents, but not strong enough to cause any noticeable damage. Albion is about 15 miles from the IN state line IN the southwestern part of the state and roughly 30 miles from the city of Princeton. No damage or injuries were reported. (more...)
Madlin Sims stands by decision to sack same-sex marriage opponent Madlin Sims stands by decision to sack same-sex marriage opponent
- September 20, 2017

A legal expert has warned businesses to ensure they write down and communicate social media policies, following a Canberra business operator's decision to end an employment relationship with a contractor after she posted views opposing the legalisation of same-sex marriage on Facebook . (more...)
China, Russia call for peaceful solution China, Russia call for peaceful solution
- September 20, 2017

Donald Trump's first speech at the United Nations trashed the leaders of Iran, Cuba, Syria and Venezuela but reserved special opprobrium for North Korea , dubbing its leader " Rocket Man " and threatening to "totally destroy" the country. (more...)
United Kingdom leader to press tech companies to block extremists United Kingdom leader to press tech companies to block extremists
- September 20, 2017

She will also host a meeting with world leaders and tech giants where she is expected to urge them to go "further and faster" in developing artificial intelligence tools capable of discovering terror-related propaganda. "We're looking forward to helping bring new ideas and technologies to life". Google and YouTube have announced they are increasing their use of technology to help automatically identify videos. (more...)
Hurricane Jose could bring strong winds, rain to Big Apple Hurricane Jose could bring strong winds, rain to Big Apple
- September 20, 2017

As with any storm, there are still unknowns at this point. A high surf advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. Tuesday and a coastal flood warning is posted until 1 a.m. The development of Jose into a hurricane marked the first time in seven years that three hurricanes have developed in the Atlantic Basin at the same time. (more...)
Political contributor weighs in on Pres. Trump's "America First" agenda
- September 20, 2017

North Korea's ambassador made a hasty exit from the United Nations building moments before Donald Trump rose to the podium for his maiden speech . Countries are "going to hell": Trump said that some countries "are in conflict and some, in fact, are going to hell ". In an indictment of the worldwide body, Mr. (more...)
Spain's Guardia Civil raids Catalan government offices Spain's Guardia Civil raids Catalan government offices
- September 20, 2017

More than two-thirds of the autonomous region's mayors have said they will facilitate the vote and allow municipal buildings to be used, in violation of Madrid's orders. Police arrested at least 12 people from the regional government in Barcelona , including Josep Maria Jove, secretary general of economic affairs and an aide to Catalan vice president Oriol Junqueras. (more...)
Jose to have effect on New England coast Jose to have effect on New England coast
- September 20, 2017

Since the storm center looks to track far to our southeast, strong winds for New Hampshire look unlikely. Once Jose moves offshore, it will spin for days, but will stay far enough east so as not to have any further impact on our weather. Stay tuned to Spectrum News and Weather on the Ones and we monitor both Jose and Maria. The high tide that could cause the most concern will be Tuesday night at 11:41 p.m., which will be an astronomical high tide of 9.7 feet at Hampton Harbor. (more...)
Amber Alert Issued in Western North Carolina Amber Alert Issued in Western North Carolina
- September 20, 2017

She is described as white, approximately 20 inches tall, and weighs around 10 pounds. She has brown hair, and unknown colored eyes. "Rex Cochran is described as a white man standing about 5′ 7" tall and weighing about 185 pounds. The alert was issued in Haywood County, about and hour and a half from Knoxville. They said the couple appears to be from North Dakota, but were living with some extended family in Clyde. (more...)
Pakistan's new Premier assures continued assistance to Sri Lanka Pakistan's new Premier assures continued assistance to Sri Lanka
- September 20, 2017

Sri Lankan President stressed on the need for enhancement of trade and economic relations between the two countries. Moreover, Abbasi also ignored wearing a tie when he met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan or President of Iran Mr. Responding to another question, the Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua said that the prime minister expressed concern over providing greater role and support to India. (more...)
BSF foils infiltration bid near Amritsar BSF foils infiltration bid near Amritsar
- September 20, 2017

Noteworthy, the intruders were also carrying Pakistani currency worth Rs 20,000 as well. Previously on September 16, at least two terrorists were gunned down after an infiltration bid that was foiled in Machil sector of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K)'s Kupwara district. (more...)
Embarrassment for Nitish as Bihar canal collapses Embarrassment for Nitish as Bihar canal collapses
- September 20, 2017

The water gushed into Kahalgaon and inundated areas in NTPC township as well some civil areas including the residence of the Kahalgaon civil judge and the sub-judge. The Rs 389.31 crore project has a total irrigation capacity of 27603 hectares out of which 22816 is in Bihar and 4887 hectares in Jharkhand. Meanwhile, workers of the Rashtriya Janata Dal protested against Lallan Singh and Arun Kumar Singh, alleging corruption, News18 reported. (more...)
Duterte admits: I invented Trillanes' Singapore bank account number Duterte admits: I invented Trillanes' Singapore bank account number
- September 20, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he intentionally gave the wrong number of Sen. "My God Trillanes, when you lie, you put another lie to cover this lie... The social media posts indicated that the Hongkong Shanghai Bank branch in Raffles with account number 0016729915127 under the names of Antonio F. Trillanes and Robert Fong had a balance of S$278,300 or P10.5 million as of August 30 this year. (more...)