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United States wants North Korea suspended from ASEAN Forum United States wants North Korea suspended from ASEAN Forum
- August 04, 2017

North Korea's actions have violated the conflict- prevention aims of the ASEAN Regional Forum and the USA wants it out of the forum. It says the programs, which contravene U.N. Recently, Pyongyang tested its second intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), which flew for about 45 minutes before landing in the Sea of Japan. (more...)
Vicente Fox drops f-bomb on CNN Vicente Fox drops f-bomb on CNN
- August 04, 2017

What's the reason?" he continued. He apparently wants that so bad, Fox nonchalantly dropped the F-Bomb live on CNN while sending the message. Fox also used the same line in an interview with Fusion's Jorge Ramos, though that interview was not aired live. (more...)
Michelle Obama wishes Barack happy birthday Michelle Obama wishes Barack happy birthday
- August 04, 2017

President Donald Trump is working to dismantle many of his predecessor's signature policy achievements , including health care reform as well as key environmental regulations . 'We hope that your marriage is blessed with love, laughter and happiness and that your bond grows stronger with each passing year'. Brooke took to Twitter to express her excitement and posted a photo of the Obamas" note along with the message: "MY MOM DEADA** SENT THE OBAMAS A WEDDING INVITATION BACK IN ... (more...)
European Union slaps new sanctions on Russian Federation over Crimea energy sales European Union slaps new sanctions on Russian Federation over Crimea energy sales
- August 04, 2017

The EU has placed targeted sanctions on more than 150 mainly Russian officials and 40 entities, imposed broad economic sanctions on Russia and banned a wide range of economic ties with firms in Crimea and Sevastopol. Moving them to Crimea breaches conditions of sale. The measures, which include a travel ban and an asset freeze, was the bloc's first reaction to the Siemens case, one of the biggest known breaches of the EU's sanctions on Russian Federation. (more...)
North Korea blasts U.S. decision to ban American travel to country
- August 04, 2017

Pyongyang's state broadcaster, the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), blasted this measure by saying it limited free will. The Trump administration took the measures, the foreign ministry argued, to prevent US citizens from seeing "the true picture of the DPRK". (more...)
Crackdown on White House leaks
- August 04, 2017

Conway said on Fox News. A presidential adviser has raised the possibility of lie detector tests for the small number of people in the West Wing and elsewhere with access to transcripts of President Donald Trump's phone calls. She said: 'Well, they may, they may not'. But what really should concern everyone are leaks that concern national security. "You are hurting the president's ability to negotiate and to discuss serious issues with other heads of state". (more...)
Heat warning issued to holidaymakers in Europe as temperatures top 40C Heat warning issued to holidaymakers in Europe as temperatures top 40C
- August 04, 2017

The effects of the heatwave in Italy mean the country's grape harvest is having its earliest start in a decade - a full ten days before the last harvest began. People are advised to drink lots of water, stay in the shade and wear a high-factor sunscreen. The heatwave has also provided optimum conditions for the series of wildfires which have been raging across parts of France causing the evacuation of more than 12,000 people and in Portugal, where dozens of deaths have been reported. (more...)
Insurance telemarketer faces $82 million fine over marketing calls Insurance telemarketer faces $82 million fine over marketing calls
- August 04, 2017

The FCC said Roesel made the robocalls in an effort to sell health insurance and "especially targeted vulnerable consumers, including the elderly, the infirm and low-income families". Johnny simply replies: "'He cheats.' And so it seems to be with the subjects of today's [fine]". " Perhaps worse is the gall [Roesel] evidently paired with his gumption ", said Pai at this morning's monthly open meeting of the FCC commissioners. (more...)
Senate Unanimously Blocks Trump Recess Appointments Senate Unanimously Blocks Trump Recess Appointments
- August 04, 2017

And if the Senate is in session, the president can't make appointments. The Hill news outlet reported such meetings typically last for about a minute. The move, which must be approved by all Senators, has historically been used to block a President from making recess appointments. The Senate did the same thing to Obama just past year to prevent him from making a recess appointment to replace Justice Scalia on the Supreme Court (though there was no indication that he was actually ... (more...)
UP Police appeals not to believe on Braid cutting 'rumours' UP Police appeals not to believe on Braid cutting 'rumours'
- August 04, 2017

Amid growing curiosity and hysteria created by alleged incidents involving the mysterious chopping of women's braids across Uttar Pradesh, the State police have dismissed the reports as "rumours". "Within days it has spread to areas around Delhi and western Uttar Pradesh". "There is no truth in these incidents.they are essentially the results of rumours, " said a senior police official in the state capital. (more...)
Pence praises Montenegro for standing up to Russian Federation Pence praises Montenegro for standing up to Russian Federation
- August 04, 2017

Under harsh pressure from Washington, Podgorica formalized Montenegro's membership in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation on June 5, 2017, despite the opinion of the majority of its citizens. The White House said that Mike Pence met with Montenegro's President Filip Vujanovic and Prime Minister Dusko Markovic in Podgorica. Serbia, as the largest of the states to emerge from the ashes of socialist federal Yugoslavia in the 1990s, has become a focus of Russian attention as Belgrade pursues an ... (more...)
Two teenagers and pilot dead in Swiss plane crash Two teenagers and pilot dead in Swiss plane crash
- August 04, 2017

The three were in a single-engine plane which crashed into a Swiss mountain today. It is reported that the flight took place under the auspices of the Aero club of Switzerland at the summer camp for young people. The aircraft was identified as a Piper PA28, a light plane sometimes used for training. The camp, which has been running for 35 years, introduces young people to the world of flight. (more...)
Donald Trump's approval ratings hit record low after the trans military ban
- August 04, 2017

FiveThirtyEight's average of polls gives Trump a 37 percent approval rating and a 57.5 percent disapproval rating. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigned in protest of then-Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci being hired. (more...)
Venezuelan opposition leader under house arrest after being detained Venezuelan opposition leader under house arrest after being detained
- August 04, 2017

The politicians were taken by what appeared to be members of Venezuela's intelligence service SEBIN from their homes at night, videos distributed by their families show. The National Constituent Assembly, all nominated by President Nicolas Maduro, was elected during a controversial election last Sunday. Maduro, who has said he will use the Assembly to punish his opponents, planned to attend the opening session. (more...)
Telangana TS TET Results 2017 & Cutoff Marks Published at Official Portal @tstet Telangana TS TET Results 2017 & Cutoff Marks Published at Official Portal @tstet
- August 04, 2017

The exam will be held to select eligible candidates for the post of teachers for classes 1 to 7 in schools in the State. The TET is an entrance examination that is conducted in India and TS TET is the one that is conducted in the Telangana State. (more...)
New Yorker writer discusses 'insane' Scaramucci interview
- August 04, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci was removed from his position as White House Communications Director after serving for less than two weeks. "He believed that the real problem in the White House was that the public just didn't see the side of Trump that he saw". (more...)
Inebriated trekkers fall to their death in Maharashtra's Amboli Ghat Inebriated trekkers fall to their death in Maharashtra's Amboli Ghat
- August 04, 2017

It was when their colleagues were leaving from the place, Imran and Pratap made a decision to stay back to perform some stunts. They had gone for a picnic at the Kavlesad Point where the incident took place on the evening of July 31. They both fall into the void. The video was captured by their friends as the two men lost balance and fell off the fence 2,000 feet above a rivulet among rocky boulders. (more...)
Republican agenda on health care is void of problem-solving Republican agenda on health care is void of problem-solving
- August 04, 2017

In addition to the now three-year-old legal challenge brought by House Republicans , who accuse President Obama of overstepping his authority in allowing these subsidies, the Trump administration has repeatedly, and publicly, reminded the insurance industry that it can cut off these payments, which the President has dubbed "bailouts", whenever it chooses. (more...)
Jeff Sessions says cities need to crack down on illegal immigration Jeff Sessions says cities need to crack down on illegal immigration
- August 04, 2017

The Justice Department in June tapped 12 cities to receive aid through the Public Safety Partnership, and officials said the four cities that were sent the letters had expressed interest in the next chance at participating. "If there is a federal warrant being a law enforcement agency we will process the warrant, " Jones said. In the letters, the department asked the four prospective cities' police departments to show proof of their compliance by August 18. (more...)
Weekday's warmest will lead to a late week cool-down Weekday's warmest will lead to a late week cool-down
- August 04, 2017

Temperatures will start near 70 this morning and reach the mid to upper 80s this afternoon , near normal for this time of year. A stray thunderstorm possible in the afternoon. The clouds will decrease this evening as the sun sets and some very cool air will settle in. Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. (more...)
Kenya opposition leader confident of victory in 'fair election' Kenya opposition leader confident of victory in 'fair election'
- August 04, 2017

Kenya's election in 2007 was marked by post election violence that led to 1,300 loss of lives and about 600,000 internally displaced people. Kenyans go to presidential polls in just over a week on 8 August to choose between incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta and the opposition leader Raila Odinga. (more...)
The Hill: US successfully conducts missile test over Pacific The Hill: US successfully conducts missile test over Pacific
- August 04, 2017

North Korea on Friday test launched its second intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), only some three weeks after test firing its first missile of such range. "The UN Security Council has clear regulations on North Korea's launch activities that use ballistic missile technologies. The danger that the North Korean regime represents for the worldwide community is already obvious to everyone", is said in an official stance from Washington . (more...)
Irish J1 Student In Serious Condition Following Swimming Accident In US Irish J1 Student In Serious Condition Following Swimming Accident In US
- August 04, 2017

Upon arrival, the rescue team learned that the four swimmers had entered the water and began to struggle. At 7:19 p.m., dispatchers got calls for a distressed swimmer in the area of 1st Street. The department of Foreign Affairs have been made aware of an incident involving the hospitalisation of an Irish student in the United States this week. (more...)
USA sets deadline for its citizens to leave North Korea USA sets deadline for its citizens to leave North Korea
- August 04, 2017

Trump recently criticised President Xi Jinping for not doing enough to contain the threat from Pyongyang, which successfully test-fired a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM ) capable of hitting all of the US. Russia's foreign ministry accused the United States of trying to "shift responsibility" for developments on the Korean peninsula onto Russian Federation and China. (more...)
India vs Sri Lanka: Ravichandran Ashwin takes over after Rahane, Pujara departure India vs Sri Lanka: Ravichandran Ashwin takes over after Rahane, Pujara departure
- August 04, 2017

Cricket lovers in the state capital are in an upbeat mood after the city was allotted a Twenty20 worldwide match when on December 20 Sri Lanka will clash with India . The fall of Pujara, brought in the dependable Ashwin, who started briskly striking two boundaries off Rangana Herath and Karunaratne before slowing down a bit. (more...)