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Vogue Celebrates Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Twinkle Khanna And Other Fabulous Women Vogue Celebrates Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Twinkle Khanna And Other Fabulous Women
- September 25, 2017

Vogue India celebrated its 10th anniversary on Sunday night by hosting the Women Of The Year Awards which was attended by Bollywood celebrities like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan and his wife Gauri Khan, filmmaker Karan Johar , Anushka Sharma , Twinkle Khanna , Sonam Kapoor , Anil Kapoor , Arjun Kapoor , Kriti Sanon , Rajkummar Rao, Shweta Bachchan Nanda, Nita Ambani and Aamir Khan's wife-filmmaker Kiran Rao . (more...)
US imposes travel restrictions on N. Korea, 7 other nations US imposes travel restrictions on N. Korea, 7 other nations
- September 25, 2017

According to a New York Times report on Sunday, the new order is more far-reaching than the President's original travel ban, imposing permanent restrictions on travel, rather than the 90-day suspension that Trump authorised soon after taking office. (more...)
Minnesotans Worry About Family Members In Puerto Rico Minnesotans Worry About Family Members In Puerto Rico
- September 25, 2017

Many Puerto Ricans planned to head to the mainland to temporarily escape the devastation. She's been able to make contact with one cousin through Facebook . She vouched for El Fondo Boricua, or the Boricua Fund for Hurricane Relief, a fund that is being operated by the St. Paul Foundation and can be donated to at givemn.org . (more...)
Rouhani says Iran will strengthen its missile capabilities
- September 25, 2017

Iran has repeatedly stressed that it needs defensive weapons to protect the nation, however the U.S. and Israel believe its arsenal are a threat to the Middle East's security. During his address to the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday , Trump called the agreement "one of the worst and most one-sided transactions" in USA diplomatic history and an "embarrassment to the United States". (more...)
UK Police Arrest Seventh Individual Over London Tube Terrorist Attack UK Police Arrest Seventh Individual Over London Tube Terrorist Attack
- September 25, 2017

The man is being held under the Terrorism Act and questioned at a London police station but the police has not charged or identified him yet. The unnamed individual was arrested by officers at 6 a.m.in Cardiff under section 41 of the Terrorism Act. (more...)
No. 4 Penn State to face road test at Iowa No. 4 Penn State to face road test at Iowa
- September 25, 2017

Since 1993, only one PSU team has yielded fewer points in their opening four games. The Penn State team of the past year has had a flair for the dramatic, but Saturday night marked the first time these Nittany Lions have been on the winning side of something like this: a winning play on the final play. (more...)
Brexit, May agli italiani in Uk: Brexit, May agli italiani in Uk: "Vogliamo che restiate"
- September 25, 2017

E vuoi vedere che perfino l'algida Gran Bretagna, dopo aver voltato le spalle a Bruxelles , cominci ad essere un po' nostalgica e, forse, anche preoccupata per il dopo Brexit? " La Gran Bretagna resta un fiero membro della famiglia di nazioni europee " e, in un altro passaggio del discorso ha aggiunto che l'Italia è in prima linea nell'emergenza migranti e la Gran Bretagna sta collaborando attivamente . (more...)
2-day BJP National Executive meet begins in Delhi
- September 25, 2017

The stated reason for calling this extraordinary session, however, is that it marks the end of a year-long programme to commemorate Deen Dayal Upadhyay's 100th birth anniversary. Sources in the BJP said party Vice President Vinay Sahasrabuddhe and General Secretary Ram Madhav were assigned to prepare the resolutions. The rollout of GST has been described by the party as a major success of the government, which the BJP intends to assert, will integrate the country's economy. (more...)
Chicago heat wave sets record high for 5th day in row Chicago heat wave sets record high for 5th day in row
- September 25, 2017

Sunday's record high for Flint is 89 degrees set back in 2007, 90 degrees set back in 2007 in Saginaw, and 86 degrees set back in 1920 and 2007 in Houghton Lake. Monday is also expected to see high temperatures reaching into the low 90s, according to the weather service , but relief will finally come Tuesday when a cold front will arrive and bring a chance of showers and thunderstorms. (more...)
Unemployment, farmer distress main challenges before India, Gujarat: Rahul Gandhi Unemployment, farmer distress main challenges before India, Gujarat: Rahul Gandhi
- September 25, 2017

In Hanjrapar village some 25 km from Dwarka, Gandhi will enter in a traditionally decked up bullock-cart after police refused him permission to cover the 135 km stretch from Dwarka to Jamnagar by an open jeep, reported IANS. Patidar protest leader Hardik Patel met Gandhi before his rally. With 58 assembly seats, Saurasthra region is politically important for Congress. The two communities form the core of the Bharatiya Janata Party support base in Gujarat. (more...)
Alaska would lose big under GOP health bill Alaska would lose big under GOP health bill
- September 25, 2017

The study, released this week by the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, also found that the legislation authored by GOP Sens. "I can't say at this point that I would vote for the Graham-Cassidy plan, and I'm not as satisfied with that legislation as I was with the American Health Care Act". (more...)
Trump White House Announces New Travel Restrictions
- September 25, 2017

The citizens of countries that refused could now face travel restrictions and more stringent screening measures that would last indefinitely, until their governments complied. Limited restrictions meanwhile were placed on Venezuela , for officials from government agencies including interior and foreign ministries, the main police and intelligence services, and other agencies. (more...)
Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, & More Legendary Models Stage Epic Versace Show Moment! Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, & More Legendary Models Stage Epic Versace Show Moment!
- September 25, 2017

The emergence of the latest generation of fashion stars, after a decade or so of giving the limelight to actresses, has ignited a deep nostalgia for the original runway doyennes. In a nostalgic throwback to 1991, the models walked down the runway hand in hand to George Michael's song " Freedom ". Not only did the OG supermodels prove that being retired doesn't mean losing the rhythm of your strut down the catwalk, but they also reminded everyone what it takes to really be a supermodel. (more...)
Kenya stripped of hosting African Nations Championship after 'delays' Kenya stripped of hosting African Nations Championship after 'delays'
- September 25, 2017

The 16-team tournament for domestically-based players only is scheduled to take place between 12 January and 4 February 2018. A communiqué after the meeting said due to several delays CAF have made a decision to move the competition from the East African country. (more...)
Iran Tests New Ballistic Missile: State Media Iran Tests New Ballistic Missile: State Media
- September 25, 2017

The nuclear agreement, signed in July 2015 by Iran and six major powers (US, Russia, China, France, UKm and Germany), ended 12 years of conflict over Tehran's controversial nuclear programme. Trump told world leaders gathered in NY for the annual UN General Assembly that the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran was "an embarrassment" and "one of the worst" deals the U.S. (more...)
Grenade attack at main chowk Sopore injures 3, including civilian Grenade attack at main chowk Sopore injures 3, including civilian
- September 25, 2017

A police statement said that the grenade landed inside a police bunker, but SPO Auqib Bashir Lone picked it up and threw it back out on the roadside, where it exploded. The daring act of SPO was highly appreciated by senior police officers. Authorities at Sub District Hospital Sopore told Kashmir Reader that they received three persons injured in the grenade attack, and some others with minor injuries. (more...)
Not launching any party, says Mulayam Singh Yadav Not launching any party, says Mulayam Singh Yadav
- September 25, 2017

Asked to react on Akhilesh Yadav describing some people within the party as "serpents masquerading as friends", the Yadav chieftain told the reporter to ask this question to the person who made the statement. Possibilities of Mulayam Singh Yadav floating a new party aroused after he did not turn up for the 8th state convention of the party he formed 25 years back. (more...)
Iran vows to boost missile defenses despite U.S. criticism Iran vows to boost missile defenses despite U.S. criticism
- September 25, 2017

US President Donald Trump has threatened to bin the agreement over the issue, saying that Iran's missile program could give it the technical knowhow for a delivery system for a nuclear warhead when a sunset clause in the deal expires in 2025. (more...)
Mukul Roy announces resignation from Trinamool Congress Mukul Roy announces resignation from Trinamool Congress
- September 25, 2017

Roy said he would quit the Upper House after Durga Puja ends on September 30. At a press conference, The Indian Express quoted him as saying on Monday, "I was the one who was the first to sign, when Trinamool Congress was formed on December 17 1997". (more...)
Rohingya still trying to flee Myanmar Rohingya still trying to flee Myanmar
- September 25, 2017

He said Rohingyas are illegal migrants and not refugees because "there is a procedure to get refugee status and that has not been followed". Dhaka - The chief of United Nations refugee agency has urged for the creation of an atmosphere in Myanmar conducive to repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims fled to neighbouring Bangladesh for shelter. (more...)
Philippines assures Vietnam of fair probe on dead fishermen Philippines assures Vietnam of fair probe on dead fishermen
- September 25, 2017

The Philippines vowed to conduct a fair and thorough investigation into a sea chase incident which led to the death of two Vietnamese fishermen last Saturday. Such zones extend 200 nautical miles (370 kilometers) where a coastal state has internationally recognized exclusive rights to fish and exploit other sea resources although foreign ships could pass through. (more...)
Iran tests new ballistic missile unveiled at military parade hours earlier Iran tests new ballistic missile unveiled at military parade hours earlier
- September 25, 2017

But Washington says they breach the spirit of the agreement as they have the potential to carry a nuclear warhead and has imposed new sanctions over Tehran's continuing launches and tests. He stressed that Iran's military power will be deployed for deterrent purposes. " The specification of this missile is that it can carry several warheads instead of one to hit several targets ", General Hajizadeh said, adding that the missile has been manufactured in a smaller and more tactical ... (more...)
Taunts by Trump and Kim Jong Taunts by Trump and Kim Jong
- September 25, 2017

Trump responded to Kim's threats on Twitter on Friday morning, calling him a "madman" who "will be tested like never before ". In their statements , Trump and Kim combined insults with threats. French Sports Minister Laura Flessel said France's team would not travel to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea if its security could not be guaranteed. (more...)
In defiance to US, Iran unveils latest missile during parade In defiance to US, Iran unveils latest missile during parade
- September 25, 2017

IRAN stands accused by Donald Trump of colluding with North Korea after testing a new medium-range ballistic missile, with the President again calling into question a landmark nuclear deal with the United States and other world powers. (more...)
Rick Zamperin: It's President Donald Trump who should be fired Rick Zamperin: It's President Donald Trump who should be fired
- September 25, 2017

Trump has enjoyed strong support from National Football League owners, with at least seven of them donating $1 million each to Trump's inaugural committee. North Carolina, the reigning NCAA men's basketball champion, said Saturday it will not visit the White House this season. "I have an idea of why, but, it's just kind of beneath, I think, a leader of a country to go that route". (more...)