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Author: 0 China warns against cyber "battlefield" in internet strategy

China also hopes to boost its cyber defences in efforts to modernise its military's operations. "As BRICS host this year, China stands ready to work together with Russian Federation and other BRICS partners", Long Zhou, Coordinator, Cyber affairs division of the Chinese Foreign Ministry, told media persons on Thursday after releasing a white paper on worldwide cooperation in the cyber space.

Author: 0 Putin admits Russian anti-doping system has failed

He has also stated that the media is responsible for "fake news". "But I'd like to stress once again that there has never been, is not and, I hope, will never be any state-run doping programme in Russian Federation". "Since November 2015, the Agency, UK Anti-Doping and others have been working hard in supporting Russia's efforts to rebuild a credible anti-doping system", said Reedie.

Global Media Fake currency racket busted; three arrested
Author: 0 Fake currency racket busted; three arrested

In Bhopal, the city police on Wednesday seized scrapped banned currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000, collectively worth Rs 9.70 lakh, and arrested two persons. Meanwhile, police also spotted State Bank of India (SBI) s stickers on the packets, inside which those notes were packed. The seized notes will be sent to mints in Nasik or in West Bengal's Salboni to get experts' opinion, he added.

Author: 0 California Woman Busted Having Sex With Three High School Football Players

Mary Fletcher - who also goes by Debbie Fletcher, according to NBC 5 - was taken into custody on Tuesday in Siskiyou County after being accused of sexually exploiting three members of the Mount Shasta High School football team. Mary Frances Fletcher, 42, was booked into Siskiyou County Jail and is being held in lieu of $10,000 bail, Sheriff Jon Lopey announced Wednesday. She's scheduled to appear in court later this month.

Global Media Railways lays down road map to enhance freight revenue in FY18
Author: 0 Railways lays down road map to enhance freight revenue in FY18

On Thursday, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu launched the pilot project. The railways saw a dip in freight earnings in the current fiscal due to sluggish coal transportation. Almost, Rs 52,000 crore is expected from passenger earnings and the balance from non-fare revenues. It will also introduce a new policy for rail tourism including development of Hill Railways through partnerships besides several new Tourist Friendly Packages.

Global Media Poster for freedom for Kashmir surfaces in JNU, removed
Author: 0 Poster for freedom for Kashmir surfaces in JNU, removed

The poster with "Freedom for Kashmir! DSU" written on it was pasted on the wall by the Left-leaning Democratic Students Union (DSU). "The university has already lost precious time and energy in such unnecessary controversies". TheJNU resumed studies this week after it was not able to function for 17 days due to students' protesting a UGC notification which put a ceiling on the number of students a professor can provide guidance to, resulting in seat cuts in MPhil and PhD programmes.

Author: 0 Tornadoes Kill Three People Across Midwest

At least three people were killed in IL and Missouri in Tuesday's storms. On Wednesday, March 1st, people spent the day just trying to clean up the mess, "I've called it the war zone because it's really kind of what it looks like", said Vanessa Worley.

Author: 0 Polish lawmaker sparks sexism row in European Parliament

Do you know how many women are in the first 100 of chess players? There are reports that parliament president Antonio Tajani has opened an investigation and that he could be sanctioned, fined or temporarily suspended. One Twitter user commented: "He does not represent men". Another said: "This gentleman is clearly from the dark ages.can you say retirement time?" He also insinuated that Adolf Hitler was not aware of the Holocaust and did a Nazi salute to protest the European Union ...

Global Media Children Dead In Southwest Oregon House Fire
Author: 0 Children Dead In Southwest Oregon House Fire

The four youngsters who died at the scene were identified as Gwendolyn Howell, 4, Haley Maher, 7, Isaiah Young, 10, and Nicholas Lowe, 13. A sheriff's official says four people are dead and three seriously injured in a house fire that broke out overnight in a small OR town about 200 miles south of Portland.

Author: 0 Trump Claims Obama Is "Behind" Protests Against Him And White House Leaks

He added, "We're going to do more with less and make the government lean and accountable to the people". "I also think it is politics, that's the way it is", Trump replied when one of the Fox interviewers suggested that Obama's political group, Organising for Action, appeared to be organising some of these protests.

Global Media Syrian government says opposition holding Geneva talks hostage
Author: 0 Syrian government says opposition holding Geneva talks hostage

Al-Hariri also stated that "the political process is not an easy process, it can not be concluded in one or two weeks, more effort and more time is needed" and stressed that his delegation was willing to keep negotiating. The discussion of the possibility of direct talks between the Syrian government and the opposition will become possible when the latter unites thus showing the seriousness of its intentions, he went on.

Global Media Iraq AF successfully strikes ISIS in Syria
Author: 0 Iraq AF successfully strikes ISIS in Syria

USA forces on the ground less than three miles from the site reportedly observed the strike and alerted the Russian military through an emergency line, after which the bombing stopped, he continued. Russia's military involvement is a further complication, from the USA point of view. -Russian military communications link set up during the Obama administration was used in response to the airstrikes that hit US partner forces Tuesday.

Author: 0 Rivals blast defiant Fillon as allies pull support

He complained on Wednesday he was the victim of a "political assassination" . Speaking to French radio station Europe 1, he said: "He can no longer go on campaigning". Fillon this week repeated his denials of wrongdoing and has stepped up his attacks against the judiciary. "It's as if I had to be brought down at all costs", he said in an interview with the newspaper Midi Libre on Thursday.

Author: 0 Dead After Severe Storms, Tornadoes Rip Through North Central Illinois

The nearby LaSalle County Nursing Home in Ottawa was also struck, causing some residents there to suffer minor injuries. Meteorologists are also reporting that the region could see more storms on Wednesday, possibly with the same conditions, and up to 100 million people are now at risk for continued severe weather.

Global Media Jaitley to visit Nepal on Thursday
Author: 0 Jaitley to visit Nepal on Thursday

While addressing the Nepal Investment Summit 2017, Minister of Finance Arun Jaitley said, "India and Nepal have wide ranging engagement in trade and investment and that Nepal is well poised to attract further FDI from India by creation of a conducive legal and regulatory framework".

Author: 0 World Stock Markets Pause; US Rate Hike In March Seen More Likely

One of America's most powerful policymakers is paying close attention. Brainard's comment, combined with "hawkish" comments from other policymakers-William Dudley and John Williams-suggests "the die seems to be cast", said Thierry Albert Wizman, global interest rates and currencies strategist at Macquarie Group in NY.

Global Media Tanveer Hussain: Indian athlete held over sex abuse in US
Author: 0 Tanveer Hussain: Indian athlete held over sex abuse in US

A US-based news website,, said Hussain has been arrested on charges of "inappropriate sexual behaviour with an underage girl" in the village of Sarnach Lake, where was participating in snowshoe racing event. "We approached him, and he came with us willingly and has been cooperative since", Reardon said. Hussain and Abid Khan, president of the Snowshoe Federation of India, initially ran into a roadblock trying to travel to the races.

Author: 0 Trump's war on the media a danger to democracy

The true motive of media is constantly being dissected. Thigh-High Politics is an Op-Ed column by Teen Vogue writer Lauren Duca that breaks down the news, provides resources for the resistance, and just generally refuses to accept toxic nonsense .

Global Media Iraqi Forces Push Toward Mosul Government Complex
Author: 0 Iraqi Forces Push Toward Mosul Government Complex

The top American commander in Iraq said earlier this month he believed USA -backed forces would recapture Islamic State's two major strongholds - Raqqa in Syria and Mosul in Iraq - within the next six months. aid launched a massive operation to retake Mosul on 17 October. IS militants are resisting the onslaught with suicide vehicle bombs, sniper and mortar fire, and reportedly launched a counter-attack during an overnight storm.

Global Media Gov. Scott Pledges 'Zero Tolerance' for Acts of Hate Against Jewish Community
Author: 0 Gov. Scott Pledges 'Zero Tolerance' for Acts of Hate Against Jewish Community

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is advising Jewish communities and offering protective measures, DHS Secretary John Kelly said in a statement issued late in the day. The department has also hosted contingency planning and response exercises with members of the Jewish community. At least 100 Jewish community centers and schools in 33 states have reported bomb and other threats since the start of the year.

Author: 0 Connie Britton promises her 'Nashville' character is really gone

She became gravely injured, but seemed to be recovering fine in the hospital when things suddenly took a turn for the worse. On Monday night's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert , Britton made her first appearance since Rayna got deaded.

Author: 0 Germany's Merkel in Egypt for first time since Mubarak

In 2015, German company Siemens signed an 8 billion euro ($9.05 billion) deal with Egypt to build gas and wind power plants. In a statement, Abdelaaty said Thursday's talks between Merkel and al-Sisi would discuss means of promoting tourism and stepping up coordination in the fight against illegal immigration, along with economic relations and regional developments.

Global Media India slams Pakistan in UNHRC for harbouring terrorists
Author: 0 India slams Pakistan in UNHRC for harbouring terrorists

The law minister made these remarks during a high-level segment of the 34 session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva on March 1, according to the statement. The Indian Ambassador then spoke of how Pakistan was aiding terrorists globally. "The right to self-determination is an inalienable right of the Kashmiri people, and the issue is pending final settlement through a free and impartial plebiscite under United Nations auspices as enunciated in numerous Security Council resolutions, Hamid ...

Global Media China launches new cruise ship to disputed islands in SCS
Author: 0 China launches new cruise ship to disputed islands in SCS

The new ship has capacity for 499 people and a range of 3,000 nautical miles. China has previously said it plans to build hotels, villas and shops on the Crescent group and has also said it wants to build Maldives-style resorts around the South China Sea , though it is unclear if foreigners will ever be allowed to visit.

Global Media Groom raped woman in United Kingdom park - just hours before MARRYING pregnant fiancee
Author: 0 Groom raped woman in United Kingdom park - just hours before MARRYING pregnant fiancee

Derry McCann is now facing a life sentence over the "sustained and systematic" two-hour attack with the 28-year-old having already been jailed for an nearly identical attack on a trainee solicitor 10 years beforehand. He pleaded guilty to four offences of rape against his victim and to the robbery of her phone when he appeared at Snaresbrook Crown Court today (2 March 2017).

Author: 0 Woman finds £20 on the floor and is convicted of theft

If the cash is handed in to police, in most cases the finder can have it if the original owner has not claimed it within 28 days. If your find falls in this category it will be independently valued, and museums have the option to raise funds to acquire the find and the money is divided equally between the finder and landowner.

Global Media Kansas Shooting: Wife of slain techie to 'fulfill' his dream
Author: 0 Kansas Shooting: Wife of slain techie to 'fulfill' his dream

On the awful night of Wednesday February 22nd 2017, I lost my husband - my soul mate - my friend and my confidante. "I started working only recently, May 2016. So what decides that? She wanted to know what the United States government will do answer the questions that are in every immigrant's mind: "Do we belong here?" The couple had no children.Central ministers Venkaiah Naidu and Bandrau Dattatreya had on Sunday visited the house to console the family.Purinton reportedly got into an ...

Global Media Live 5 partners with Red Cross for blood drive
Author: 0 Live 5 partners with Red Cross for blood drive

When there is flooding, or when your home is destroyed, the American Red Cross is there to help out, but they can't do it by themselves. "We thank them for their tremendous support over the past 100 years and look forward to another century of service to the Lowcountry".

Author: 0 Peel police investigate shootings in Mississauga, Brampton

A Peel Paramedics spokesman told Global News the victim died at the scene. The gunfire appears to have happened outside, but police don't yet know whether it was a drive-by shooting, Wright said. There's no word on suspects in either case, Wright said. Several shots were fired into a home in the Main Street South and Queen Street West area. Peel Region police Chief Jennifer Evans is denying allegations made in a $21-million lawsuit filed against her and the police force resulting from a ...

Global Media Morehouse College president issues statement on Trump's meeting with HBCUs
Author: 0 Morehouse College president issues statement on Trump's meeting with HBCUs

In conjunction with this meeting, Trump signed an executive order making HBCUs a "priority" of the White House. One of the biggest changes is moving the Initiative on HBCUs from the Department of Education to the White House. One college president told BuzzFeed that while he's heard a "lot worse than that, he was "waiting on him to say something worse ". The nation's HBCU chiefs are urging Trump's administration to set aside more federal contracts and grants for their schools.

Global Media Elor Azaria: Israeli soldier's jailing delayed amid appeal
Author: 0 Elor Azaria: Israeli soldier's jailing delayed amid appeal

The outspoken Sheftel, who only joined Azaria's defence team in January, won his fame successfully representing Nazi death camp guard John Demjanjuk in the appeal against his death sentence in Israel in 1993. "I've said a couple of times that this whole legal track, appeal after appeal, was the wrong path, but that's what the family decided", he told the Ynet.

Global Media Bashir appoints VP Hassan Saleh as new Prime Minister
Author: 0 Bashir appoints VP Hassan Saleh as new Prime Minister

He will be tasked to forming a new cabinet immediately after he's sworn in. In October, after a quarter century in power, Bashir concluded the national dialogue aimed at resolving insurgencies in Sudan's border regions and healing the country's crisis-wracked economy.

Author: 0 European Union threatens members with legal action over refugees

Only three European Union states (Luxembourg, Malta and Finland) are close to fully meeting their obligations under the 2015 agreement. "The legal obligation to relocate people admitted to the scheme will not fall after the month of September", the Commission added.

Global Media SNP playing games with Scots' lives in independence quest, says Theresa May
Author: 0 SNP playing games with Scots' lives in independence quest, says Theresa May

But she warned that the Scottish National Party (SNP), which dominates the Scottish parliament, was failing on education and on raising living standards. Actually I think what people want is for the SNP government to get on with dealing with the issues they want to see addressed on a day-to-day basis. "Education used to be such a great flagship for Scotland but sadly in recent years we've seen that deteriorating".

Author: 0 NJ's Lance Comes Out in Favor of Investigation Into Russian Hacking

CNN has reported that multiple sources say high-level Trump associates were in constant contact with Russians who were known to USA intelligence. Then-Sen. "I think it's our responsibility to provide you access to all that you need", Coats said, adding that he believes Russia's hacking and meddling in the United States and countries in Europe "needs to be investigated and addressed".

Global Media Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review
Author: 0 Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review

In another clip, Dohta showed Link charging a metal crate with kinetic energy before climbing onto it just before it streaked off through the air, carrying him to an island in the middle of a vast lake. Ocarina of Time , Wind Waker and Skyward Sword also got ideal scores. However, that has not stopped the many positive comments. The anticipated title launches soon (it might even be out by the time you're reading this).

Author: 0 Malaysia strongly condemns use of VX nerve agent in Jong-nam murder

Today, however, at a press conference held outside the North Korean Embassy in Kuala Lumpur , a North Korean envoy stated that North Korea has rejected the Malaysian and US findings. Police can not confirm whether the two women may have been given an antidote before the attack. The family of North Korean chemist Ri Jong Chol, detained over the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, might have gone into hiding.

Author: 0 Authorities close off part of Brussels to check suspect auto

Saint Gilles mayor Charles Picque told local radio that the driver was stopped after a speeding infraction. He was detained for questioning and said it is not yet known whether he will be charged with any offence. Nearby shops and the Porte de Hall subway station were also closed as a result of the investigation. "The police then noticed several gas canisters in the boot and rather than take any risks, they called for help from the army bomb squad", a Daily Mail report said.

Global Media North Korea warns of 'merciless' response amid drills
Author: 0 North Korea warns of 'merciless' response amid drills

Mattis "further emphasized that any attack on the United States or its allies will be defeated, and any use of nuclear weapons will be met with a response that is effective and overwhelming". The heightened prospect of USA military action in North Korea could encourage China, which fears the fallout of a military confrontation with its neighbor, to take steps Washington has long sought to choke off Pyongyang's economic lifeline.