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Palestinians injured in clashes; exchanges rocket and sound bombs with Israel Palestinians injured in clashes; exchanges rocket and sound bombs with Israel
- December 09, 2017

Palestinians are expected to protest en masse across the West Bank, east Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip following the Trump administration's recognition this week of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Trump's reversal of decades of US policy has infuriated the Arab world and upset Western allies, who say the move is a blow to peace efforts and risks sparking more violence in the region. (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation chief defends agency after Trump says it's in Federal Bureau of Investigation chief defends agency after Trump says it's in "tatters"
- December 09, 2017

The inspector general for the Justice Department is now looking at Strzok's behavior, and whether any FBI investigators improperly allowed their political leanings to affect the Clinton investigation. The FBI director did, however, reassure lawmakers that Trump has not tried to interfere with his work or asked him to pledge any sort of loyalty oath directly to Trump, as Comey famously said the president did to him . (more...)
Mamata condemns brutal killing of a laborer from Bengal Mamata condemns brutal killing of a laborer from Bengal
- December 09, 2017

In the video, the accused can be seen beating the Afrajul and later setting him on fire. As a small help to the bereaved family, our government has chose to provide Rs 3 lakh to the family and also one job to the eligible person of the victim's family. (more...)
Police to update Richey murder, Wells death and Kinsman, Esen disappearance Police to update Richey murder, Wells death and Kinsman, Esen disappearance
- December 09, 2017

The deceased Richey's mother Christine Hermeston claimed on Facebook that she herself had found her daughter's body outside of a building at Church St. Esen, 44, went missing in the area of Yonge and Bloor streets on April 14 and Kinsman, 49, went missing from the Parliament and Winchester streets area on June 26. (more...)
2 off-duty officers killed in highway crash 2 off-duty officers killed in highway crash
- December 09, 2017

The driver and one passenger in the vehicle that struck the men were taken to Suburban Hospital. The two off-duty law officers killed last (Friday) night on I-270 have now been identified as Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Carlos Wolff, 36, and Maryland Deputy Fire Marshal Sander Cohen, 33, who was also a lieutenant at the Rockville Volunteer Fire Department in Montgomery County, Maryland. (more...)
Iraqi PM declares 'end of war against IS' in Iraq Iraqi PM declares 'end of war against IS' in Iraq
- December 09, 2017

With Iraq's army and police retreating in disarray at the time, Ayatollah Ali Sistani, spiritual leader of the country's majority Shiites, called for a general mobilisation, leading to the formation of Hashed al-Shaabi paramilitary units. ISIS, an acronym for Islamic State in Iraq and Syria , rapidly captured large territories in Iraq and Syria and declared a caliphate in 2014. The forces fighting Islamic State in Iraq and Syria now expect a new phase of guerrilla warfare, a tactic the ... (more...)
PM wishes Sonia long life on her birthday PM wishes Sonia long life on her birthday
- December 09, 2017

The leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, Congress leader in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge and several former chief ministers and officer bearers also greeted Gandhi. After the Congress swept the Lok Sabha polls in 2004, the party chose to make Sonia the PM of the country but she refused to take up the post and instead crowned Manmohan Singh as the head of India. (more...)
Palestinian UN Ambassador Files Complaint against USA over Jerusalem Palestinian UN Ambassador Files Complaint against USA over Jerusalem
- December 09, 2017

US President Donald Trump recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Wednesday in a move that outraged Palestinian leaders, but which was hailed as historic by Israel. The controversial decision has sparked anger and protests throughout the occupied Palestinian territories, and drawn global condemnation from world leaders. (more...)
United Kingdom insists Brexit deal is close as deadline extended to Sunday United Kingdom insists Brexit deal is close as deadline extended to Sunday
- December 09, 2017

The Foreign Secretary said the United Kingdom was making a "very good" financial offer to the European Union , and when he had said people could "go whistle" for a large exit settlement he was referring to amounts of between £80 billion - £100 billion. (more...)
Escaped Chennai murder accused nabbed in Kala Ghoda Escaped Chennai murder accused nabbed in Kala Ghoda
- December 09, 2017

On Thursday, around 4.30pm, after the Chennai police team got a transit remand for Dashvanth and had sat at a table at Hotel Satellite , Dashvanth pushed aside two constables and escaped. Daswant is an unemployed techie, said to have been involved in minor crimes such as bike theft before he raped the seven-year-old in February. He hid her body for a day before stuffing it in a travel bag and burning it under a bridge. (more...)
Pope Urges Trump Not To Recognize Jerusalem As Israel's Capital Pope Urges Trump Not To Recognize Jerusalem As Israel's Capital
- December 09, 2017

According to the BBC , the United States would be the first nation to formally recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel since the nation was founded in 1948. Israel has traditionally always recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital; however, Palestinians claim that the eastern portion of the city is the capital of the future Palestinian state. (more...)
Google remembers Homai Vyarawalla, India's 1st woman photojournalist Google remembers Homai Vyarawalla, India's 1st woman photojournalist
- December 09, 2017

The Padma Vibhushan awardee was born in a Parsi family in Gujarat, and much of her childhood was spent travelling with her father's travelling theatre company. She considered Nehru as the most photogenic faces she had captured during her professional years . Some of her notable pictures that resonated with the masses were of Nehru addressing jubilant crowds in Delhi, Lord Mountbatten, the last Viceroy departing from India, and Gandhi being prepared for the funeral. (more...)
Virat Kohli & Anushka Sharma's Wedding Functions To Be Held In Florence & Milan Virat Kohli & Anushka Sharma's Wedding Functions To Be Held In Florence & Milan
- December 09, 2017

But according to the latest report in Times Now, few celebrities from their respective industry will also be invited. A source close to Virat Kohli told MenXP, "Not many people have been invited, as it is a really small function". The entire cricket fraternity and friends from Bollywood will be invited for this event. Invitation to the VVIP's for the lavish affair have already been sent. (more...)
1 dead, 250 injured as Israeli troops, Palestinians clash over Trump move 1 dead, 250 injured as Israeli troops, Palestinians clash over Trump move
- December 09, 2017

Hamas says it recovered the bodies of two of its men. The IDF said it considers Gaza's ruling Hamas terrorist organization responsible for any rocket or mortar fire emanating from the region, regardless of whose finger is on the weapon. The military retaliated with air strikes on what it said were two targets. Iranian prayer leader Ayatollah Khatami called for mass protests over Trump's move, which some analysts say now makes the Israeli-Palestinian conflict more hard. (more...)
Indian Drone Violated Chinese Airspace Due to Technical Problem Indian Drone Violated Chinese Airspace Due to Technical Problem
- December 09, 2017

Indian and China were locked into a 73-day military stand-off at Doklam in the Sikkim section, which was resolved on August 28. Sun Shihai, a researcher at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said the talks, which were initiated in 2003, had become an important channel for communication between top Chinese and Indian diplomats on a wide range of issues beyond the border dispute itself. (more...)
Church notes for Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 Church notes for Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017
- December 09, 2017

A family Communion service will be held at 7 p.m. December 20. Friday, Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m. - A community memorial service will be held to mark the fifth anniversary of 12/14 as part of our Kabbalat Shabbat Service. Sunday. The church will continue its Advent sermon series of "The Gift" with Sunday's sermon message titled "Prepare Ye The Way: The Gift of the Holy Spirit". (more...)
GUILTY: John Feit convicted of Irene Garza murder GUILTY: John Feit convicted of Irene Garza murder
- December 09, 2017

Now jurors will decide how long the former priest will spend behind bars. The defence did not place Feit on the stand, instead pointing out inconsistencies in the prosecution's case, and stressing the absence of eyewitness testimony placing the priest and the victim together on the night Garza was last seen. (more...)
US Secretary of State Tillerson: US Secretary of State Tillerson: "We strongly support Georgia's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership"
- December 09, 2017

But critics and United States allies alike have voiced concerns that Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital could jeopardize that effort by damaging USA relationships in the region and potentially driving the Palestinians away from the process. (more...)
United Nations warns of spiralling violence as Security Council meets to discuss Jerusalem United Nations warns of spiralling violence as Security Council meets to discuss Jerusalem
- December 09, 2017

Britain, France, Italy, Sweden, together with Bolivia, Egypt, Senegal and Uruguay, requested the emergency meeting of the UN Security Council, which was scheduled for Friday. United Nations Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov warned there was a risk of violent escalation. "There is a serious risk today that we may see a chain of unilateral actions, which can only push us further away from achieving our shared goal of peace", Mladenov said. (more...)
Three Warriors ruled out for Friday's game at Pistons Three Warriors ruled out for Friday's game at Pistons
- December 09, 2017

The Golden State Warriors will conclude their season-long six-game road trip Friday in Detroit against the Pistons , and will have to do so with a shorthanded roster. Tobias Harris tossed in 11 points while Anthony Tolliver and Boban Marjanovic chipped in 10 apiece off the bench. Van Gundy brought Smith and Tolliver into the game with three minutes to go in the first quarter, then brought Tolliver in with four minutes to go in the third quarter with Smith following and then Kennard ... (more...)
Al Franken Resigns from the Senate Al Franken Resigns from the Senate
- December 09, 2017

Dupuy said she was offended by Franken's resignation speech and thought it was inappropriate that he delivered it on the Senate floor. "I felt like he was going to share his point of view. Meanwhile, some on the right wore grins as they watched Franken's speech on the floor of the senate - Donald Trump Jr. even took to Twitter to mock the outgoing representative. (more...)
Khamenei warns of 'heavy blow' against Israel if Jerusalem declared capital Khamenei warns of 'heavy blow' against Israel if Jerusalem declared capital
- December 09, 2017

He also hailed the Turkish president's initiative to hold an extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in Istanbul to discuss the Palestinian issue, saying Iran has accepted the invitation to attend the summit, Tasnim News Agency reported . (more...)
Why the California wildfires are spreading so quickly Why the California wildfires are spreading so quickly
- December 09, 2017

Footage shot from inside a vehicle on the 405 showed the fire rolling down a hillside, as if hell itself had appeared in Southern California. While helicopters bombarded the blaze from above with water drops, firefighters armed with chainsaws struggled to clear away the thick brush that was feeding the fire. (more...)
Barnes & Noble Education (BNED) Announces Earnings Results
- December 09, 2017

Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. As per Friday, December 1, the company rating was downgraded by Craig Hallum. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Ukraine police fail to find Saakashvili in protest camp raid Ukraine police fail to find Saakashvili in protest camp raid
- December 09, 2017

Ukrainian National Police Service chief Serhiy Kniazev declined to be specific when asked when Movement of New Forces leader and former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili might be detained and in what circumstances. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko welcomed him as an ally in 2014, granted him Ukrainian citizenship and made him governor of Odessa. Earlier this year, Mr Poroshenko stripped Mr Saakashvili of Ukrainian citizenship while he was out of the country, but the former Georgian ... (more...)

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