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Global Media Australia hails the Pune win no one saw coming
Author: 0 Australia hails the Pune win no one saw coming

Compare that with Smith (109), who scored two more runs than the entire Indian batting unit in the second innings. Smith has accepted that the Australians are the underdogs in this series and that Australia may need a miracle to win in India .

Author: 0 Guest List: Who Members of Congress Are Taking to Trump's Address

Instead, it will be Trump's chance to give his vision for the upcoming year and outline how he wants to work with Congress. Investors will likely also be pleased to hear that one of the key points the president plans to address is "tax and regulatory reform to get relief to hardworking Americans and American businesses".

Global Media 'The Biggest Loser' Host Suffers Major Heart Attack
Author: 0 'The Biggest Loser' Host Suffers Major Heart Attack

A doctor happened to be working out at that time in the gym, as well, and administered CPR and used paddles to keep Bob alive. Bob, who is based in Los Angeles, is still in NYC, since he has not been cleared to fly. In 2004, he became one of the trainers for " The Biggest Loser ", a reality TV show where contestants compete to lose the highest percentage of body weight through intense workout challenges.

Global Media Kim Jong-nam 'died about 20 minutes after VX poisoning'
Author: 0 Kim Jong-nam 'died about 20 minutes after VX poisoning'

Both women accused of assassinating Kim Jong Nam have been arrested by Malaysian authorities and their story is turning out be sad and unusual. An immigration officer escorts Kim Jong Nam, son of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il, getting off a bus to board an ANA905 (All Nippon Airways) airplane at Narita airport near Tokyo on May 4, 2001.

Author: 0 What will it take for China to rein in North Korea?

The nerve agent, which is listed by the United Nations as a chemical of mass destruction, was so high in dosage that "he died within 15-20 minutes", according to Malaysian Health Minister, Subramaniam Sathasivam. Trump said in a Reuters interview on Thursday that he was concerned about North Korea's ballistic missile tests and called it "a very risky situation".

Author: 0 US Drone Strike Kills Senior Taliban Leader in Afghanistan

Mullah Abdul Salam Akhund, the Taliban shadow governor in Kunduz province, was killed on Sunday when he was holding a meeting in the volatile Dasht-e-Archi district. Official Taliban outlets released the "special message" under Akhundzada's name, an uncommon move for the group that has recently published unsigned statements on a range of issues such as civilian casualties, upcoming military operations and the anniversary of the withdrawal of Soviet troops in the 1980s.

Author: 0 CNN, Politico, BuzzFeed Others Kept Out of Spicer Briefing

In the latest shot fired between the White House and the press corps, the Trump administration reportedly blocked numerous mainstream media outlets from being in on Friday afternoon's scheduled press briefing. "It's not acceptable; in fact it's petulant and indicative of a lack of basic understanding of how an adult White House functions". Meanwhile the White House Correspondents Association condemned the move.

Global Media Issa calls for special prosecutor on Russian interference in election
Author: 0 Issa calls for special prosecutor on Russian interference in election

He also advocates for the involvement of the House and Senate Intelligence Committees in their capacities to investigate ties to Russian Federation. Responding to a report in the Washington Post that the Trump administration reached out to intelligence officials and major lawmakers to help combat Russian Federation stories, Cotton said that the White House never contacted him on this issue.

Author: 0 United States exit from UN Human Rights Council

However, there is no official confirmation on that so far. The council's next session is scheduled for Monday, and the administration is not expected to pull out of the council before that, Politico reported, citing sources in regular contact with former and current USA officials.

Author: 0 In France Legal probe ratchets up pressure on Fillon election bid

There's plenty of reasons for Le Pen to have gained ground and lead the polls , but the Establishment have yet to show panic, the French election process continuing to favour a Fillon or Macron victory in the 2 round, while a Le Pen victory in the 1 round has largely been acknowledged by the respective parties.

Global Media In Haryana Jats observe black day on Sunday
Author: 0 In Haryana Jats observe black day on Sunday

After the "Black Day", the All India Jat Arakshan Sangharsh Samiti (AIJASS) announced that they will not celebrate Holi and will lay seize on Delhi after the festival. "BJP workers were directly involved in triggering tension and attack on the Jat community, but action against them has been missing, and the government pretends to have no knowledge about it", alleged Malik.

Global Media George W. Bush on Trump's Ties to Russia: 'We All Need Answers'
Author: 0 George W. Bush on Trump's Ties to Russia: 'We All Need Answers'

But the former president emphasized that the media, which has been attacked repeatedly by Trump, is "indispensable to democracy". US intelligence agencies believe Russian-backed hackers attempted to sway the election for Trump, while multiple news reports say that Trump campaign officials had "constant" contact with Russian intelligence during the election.

Author: 0 Morocco king urges United Nations measures on Western Sahara

The Polisario Front has informed the UN Secretary General Antonio Guteress of the risks resulting from stalemate in the peace process and the fraught situation prevailing in the buffer zone of Alguergarat. Polisario sent troops to confront the Moroccan forces, prompting United Nations peacekeepers to move into the territory to keep the groups from fighting.

Author: 0 Land swap clears way for THAAD missile system in South Korea

In 2016, South Korea made a decision to deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (Thaad) on land, due to the threat posed by North Korean missile tests. "It is true that Lotte faced great losses in its businesses in China because of the issue about the land for Thaad", a Lotte official said. They also expected the government will speed up all the process to complete the THAAD deployment by as early as May because the presidential election will take place that month if the ...

Global Media Kashmiri youth not afraid of death, says Farooq Abdullah
Author: 0 Kashmiri youth not afraid of death, says Farooq Abdullah

Asking why this sellout to separatists, the Centre also said NC supremo was backing Pakistan back agents and legitimised stonepelters. Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and other senior leaders of the party also attended the meeting. "Seven million persons of Kashmir valley felt alienated by the oppressive methods of the Indian government, which was a bad mistake", Chidambaram said while addressing a meeting organised by Manthan-a public discourse platform in Hyderabad.

Author: 0 Barack Obama To Run For President In France?

This week, he and his friends plastered some 500 Obama posters across Paris , each carrying the slogan: " Oui on peut " ("Yes we can"). And a campaign-style website is gathering signatures to persuade Obama to run. "We were thinking about French politics and saying that we were fed up with the fact that we all the time had to vote against someone", one of the founders told NPR , "and how it would be cool to be able to vote for someone we admire.

Global Media US President Donald Trump bashes media again at Conservative Conference
Author: 0 US President Donald Trump bashes media again at Conservative Conference

But nobody's going to mess with us, folks. Trump vowed to keep "radical Islamic terrorists.the hell out of our country", again citing the examples of Sweden, Germany, and France as places where immigration has led to crime. Organizers said he wanted only to deliver a speech when they requested he participate in a question-and-answer session, but Trump said Friday that his positions during the campaign were "too controversial" for the conservative gathering.

Global Media Gunmen kill seven in Sri Lanka prison bus shooting
Author: 0 Gunmen kill seven in Sri Lanka prison bus shooting

Police and prison officials were unavailable for comment. Police say the shooting resulted from a feud between two gangs. There have been a number of shootings targeting prison buses. One of those on board was a known underworld gangster. He said seven persons were killed and four injured. Security for underworld suspects had also been tightened following a shooting on a prison bus that seriously wounded another suspected gang leader in the capital in March previous year.

Author: 0 'Get Out' Scares 'Lego Batman' From Top of US Box Office

The duo broke new ground with their hit show in comedy, but Jordan Peele always had a love for horror movies and his decision to make a directorial debut after his show ended has only catapulted his reputation as a hit maker with serious talent on and off the screen.

Author: 0 More rounds of Syria peace talks required before any deal

The last time warring parties convened in Geneva was in April a year ago, a month in which talks were put on hold amid a humanitarian meltdown and systemic violence in the Middle East country. The talks have been marked by disputes from the start, surfacing first among the ranks of opposition representatives themselves. "This delegation and the HNC, extends its hand to any national partner that adopts the will of the Syrian people", he said.

Author: 0 Woman held in North Korean killing says she was duped

Health Minister Subramaniam Sathasivam said the dose of VX given to Kim was so high that he showed symptoms within minutes. 'The doses were so high and it did it so fast and all over the body, so it would have affected his heart, it would have affected his lungs, it would have affected everything'.

Global Media Iraq strikes ISIL in Syria as Iraqi forces enter western Mosul
Author: 0 Iraq strikes ISIL in Syria as Iraqi forces enter western Mosul

The Iraqi military has deemed eastern Mosul liberated from ISIS and is now focused on retaking the western part of the city, considered the second-largest in the country. The narrow streets of the Old City, home to the mosque where Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi made his only public appearance as IS leader and proclaimed the "caliphate" in July 2014, could turn into a death trap.

Global Media Dhoni Captaincy Record That Is Now Beyond Virat Kohli's Reach
Author: 0 Dhoni Captaincy Record That Is Now Beyond Virat Kohli's Reach

First innings top-scorer Matt Renshaw, who did not open the batting after being off the field with nausea during most of India's innings, hung on with Smith for a 52-run partnership. "It was a tough Test match for us", said Tendulkar, who played 39 of his record 200 Tests against Australia . Smith has accepted that the Australians are the underdogs in this series and that Australia may need a miracle to win in India .

Author: 0 Kurdish journalist killed in Iraq

Yesterday, Gardi had been searching for a reported mass grave where Daesh was said to have buried hundreds of civilians. Her cameraman, Younis Mustafa, was injured in the attack. Hence, you shouldn't be on the frontlines. We are saddened by the passing of Shifa. Rudaw said that her last on-air appearance took place less than an hour before her death.

Author: 0 Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi to visit US

Yang is the first senior Chinese official to visit the US since President Donald Trump took office on January 20. He will also discuss the arrangements for a meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Trump, a researcher at the China Institute of International Studies told official Xinhua news agency.

Author: 0 I don't have patience for babies - Oprah Winfrey

I wouldn't have been a good mom for babies ", the 63-year-old tells Good Housekeeping UK. Winfrey now uses motherly instincts to direct her Leadership Academy boarding school in Johannesburg, South Africa. Oprah feels like she is the mother of "the world's children". "In 2013, Winfrey told The Hollywood Reporter , "(My best friend Gayle King) was the kind of kid who, in seventh grade home ec class, was writing down her name and the names of her children.

Author: 0 Weather: Comfortable Monday and More Rain Midweek

High 69F. Winds WSW at 15 to 25 miles per hour. A second weaker system will arrive over the Southland after midnight and will increase the chance of showers, the agency reported. High near 45. West southwest wind 8 to 14 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 21 miles per hour. Tuesday Night: Showers. Low around 39. North northeast wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm in the morning.

Author: 0 UN Syria envoy not expecting breakthrough at Geneva talks

The deadly terrorist attack in central Syria on Saturday threatened to thwart efforts to wrest a political solution at peace talks in Geneva. " If anyone refuses to condemn this terrorist attack then he is an accomplice of terrorism and we will deal with them accordingly ", Ja'afari said.

Author: 0 Pence tells Jewish group USA supports Israel

The mild-mannered vice president is a Christian conservative and enjoyed a less-than-chummy relationship with the small Jewish community in his home state of Indiana. Stating that the White House administration intends to extend its support of Israel past USA borders (and probably alluding to American backing of Israel at the United Nations as well as in the on-going discussions regarding Arab-Israeli negotiations), Pence penned a Twitter post that excited Israeli officials as well as ...

Global Media Delhi: 3-year-old twins fall into washing machine, die
Author: 0 Delhi: 3-year-old twins fall into washing machine, die

She returned back home after six minutes and couldn't find her children. In a tragic incident, three-year old twins climbed inside a washing machine filled with water and drowned on Saturday afternoon in west Delhi's Rohini. "He could not believe them and took them to Jaipur Golden Hospital where doctors have too declared them dead", he added. The door of the flat had not been locked.

Global Media Dureza receives report ASG beheaded German hostage
Author: 0 Dureza receives report ASG beheaded German hostage

Edgard Arevalo said. The reports of his demise have not yet been verified, though, and the rescue operation will continue, the country's officials insist. On Saturday, an MG-520 attack helicopter targeted a forested area in the town of Patikul on Jolo, where up to 60 Abu Sayyaf members were believed to have been hiding, the military said.

Author: 0 Iran's Navy Begins Annual Exercise Off Strait of Hormuz

He then declared that all US options were on the table. The latest exercise, stretching from the Strait of Hormuz and Oman Sea to north of the Indian Ocean, marks the last phase of war games that started in 2016, Iran's Tasnim news agency reported.

Global Media Patea pleads guilty to Tara Brown's murder
Author: 0 Patea pleads guilty to Tara Brown's murder

About 40 of Tara Brown's family and friends, including her mother, were in the courtroom this morning to hear Patea's last minute plea change. Patea and Ms Brown had been in a relationship since 2011 and had a daughter in 2012. The court is now hearing that Patea had previous violence convictions. If you or someone you know could be at risk, call the national domestic violence helpline: 1800 737 732 or 1800RESPECT.

Author: 0 Gujarat ATS arrests two accused of IS links

They wanted to flee to Syria after carrying out the attack on Chotila temple", said an ATS official. He said they were in contact with IS operatives overseas through social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook and Telegram, an encrypted messaging app.

Global Media Majority of Mosul Airport Under Iraqi Forces Control
Author: 0 Majority of Mosul Airport Under Iraqi Forces Control

Global aid organizations have warned against the mass exodus of hundreds of thousands of civilians from western Mosul. To prevent an even greater number of civilian casualties everything must be done to keep civilians out of the firing line and as Iraqi forces reach individual neighbourhoods people must be given the opportunity to escape the city safely.

Global Media Malayalee ISIS recruit killed in drone strike in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Malayalee ISIS recruit killed in drone strike in Afghanistan

Hafeesudheen T K, the youth from Padne village in Kasargod district who left the country to join the Islamic State, has been killed in a drone attack at an IS-stronghold in Afghanistan on Friday. Further, it says that the others are also waiting for their turn to attain martyrdom. The police are now investigating the disappearance of persons from Padanna and Thrikkarippur in Kasargod areas based on complaints filed by 7 relatives of the 15 missing persons, including four women and three ...

Author: 0 South Korean Acting President Refuses Extending Park's 'Shadow Adviser' Probe

The corruption row erupted late a year ago over accusations that Park colluded with a friend, Choi Soon-sil, to pressure big businesses to donate to two foundations set up to back the president's policy initiatives. "The special prosecutor's office will complete its investigation in a thorough manner", Lee said. The four opposition parties also vowed to convene an extraordinary sitting to enact yet another special probe to examine the scandal.

Author: 0 New York Times, CNN blocked from attending White House briefing

But several news organizations - including The New York Times , CNN , The Hill and Politico - were barred from attending. Friday's briefing, however, showed a growing willingness to act on Trump's sentiment and begin to throttle White House access for publications that have reported negative stories about the president and his administration.

Global Media Duterte's counsel on De Lima arrest: Law shines triumphantly
Author: 0 Duterte's counsel on De Lima arrest: Law shines triumphantly

Shortly after his testimony, de Lima was removed from her position as chairwoman of the Senate panel. De Lima also assailed Judge Juanita Guerrero of the Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court Branch 204 for issuing an arrest warrant despite her pending Motion to Quash, which questions the court's authority over the case.

Global Media What Does It Mean — Oscars Blue Ribbon
Author: 0 What Does It Mean — Oscars Blue Ribbon

Ruth Negga wearing a Valentino gown. Ruth Negga , who's nominated tonight for Best Actress in Loving , arrived to the Oscars red carpet making a powerful statement with her look. It's the most commercially successful of this year's best picture nominees, having grossed $369 million worldwide, but not all those paying customers have loved it as much as I did.

Global Media Buhari calls Femi Adesina, here's what they discussed
Author: 0 Buhari calls Femi Adesina, here's what they discussed

Although Mr. Buhari had telephone conversations spread over several days with individuals, including Messrs. "I know Mr. President, he will speak with me". The Emir of Daura, Umar Faruq, said President Buhari will bounce back in great shape and energy to continue to stir the affairs of the country adding, "We believe in prayer and Allah will accept our prayer and bring back the President".

Global Media Where to watch the 89th Academy Awards around the world
Author: 0 Where to watch the 89th Academy Awards around the world

The ABC site will also offer a separate livestream called The Oscars: All Access that will show backstage interviews with nominees and presenters in lieu of the show stream. Two protests are scheduled to take place outside the security perimeter. A surprise win for Viggo Mortensen for Captain Fantastic would be fun, but it won't happen.

Author: 0 Donald Trump, at Conservative conference, launches anti-media tirade

US President Donald Trump today asserted that he is only against 'fake news' media and not press freedom. "They are very dishonest people", he said . Some analysts said Trump's constant attacks on the press are created to undermine the public's faith in institutions in general and the media in particular, as well as to generate doubt about negative stories regarding the administration.

Author: 0 Will China be North Korea's Trump card — AP Analysis

It was the latest of many incendiary comments from both superpowers, with Trump often criticizing China for its economic and foreign policies on the campaign trail. The official Xinhua news agency said China's influence on North Korea had been exaggerated. Xi and other Chinese leaders are widely believed to have been angered by Kim's erratic behaviour and North Korea's nuclear test previous year.