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Global Media BBCI: Israel to close Al-Jazeera offices, take network off-air
Author: 0 BBCI: Israel to close Al-Jazeera offices, take network off-air

Al Jazeera also said that Kara had moved to shut down both English and Arabic operations in the country. Israeli officials have long accused Al-Jazeera of showing bias against the Jewish state. Al Jazeera journalists have been arrested in Egypt , and Saudi Arabia, Egypt, and Jordan have shut down its offices in their respective countries.

Global Media Gunmen kill Catholic church members during morning mass
Author: 0 Gunmen kill Catholic church members during morning mass

The Commissioner of Police, Mr Garba Umar dismissed the rumour and said the attack was carried out by a lone wolf gunman, who is an indigene of the area. Willie Obiano, Anambra state governor, says preliminary investigation shows that the shooting at St Philip's Catholic church in Ozubulu was caused by a feud between two brothers from the community who live overseas.

Global Media Kenya official opposition's offices raided, equipment stolen
Author: 0 Kenya official opposition's offices raided, equipment stolen

Armed men raided the offices of Kenya's official opposition on Friday evening, stealing cameras, computer servers and laptops four days before a presidential election. Kenya's main opposition coalition says the American and the Canadian were assisting its campaign and that they were detained on Friday. The National Super Alliance has accused President Uhuru Kenyatta of wanting to rig the vote, an allegation that his office has denied.

Global Media Trump is right about China and North Korea
Author: 0 Trump is right about China and North Korea

We will no longer allow this to continue. Susan Thornton, the acting assistant secretary of state for East Asia, said Tillerson would have the chance to engage with China's foreign minister at the meetings of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in Manila, but had no plans to meet North Korea's foreign minister there.

Global Media Tillerson takes North Korea pressure campaign to Asia
Author: 0 Tillerson takes North Korea pressure campaign to Asia

On Wednesday, Duterte called North Korean leader Kim Jong-un a "maniac", "fool" and "son of a bitch". China and Russian Federation have previously resisted the US' push for sanctions, but Trump praised their decision to approve the latest measures, writing on Twitter: "China and Russian Federation voted with us".

Author: 0 Stephen Miller Could Replace 'The Mooch' as WH Comms Director

Inside the White House , he has built a close bond with the president, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon. Acosta, a first-generation Cuban-American, reminded Miller of the words of Emma Lazarus engraved on a bronze plaque on the Statue of Liberty: "Give me your exhausted, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free".

Global Media Doctors claim that Dilip Kumar may need dialysis
Author: 0 Doctors claim that Dilip Kumar may need dialysis

Reports have it that Dilip Kumar is now in ICU undergoing treatment and that his creatinine levels are increasing whereas his hemoglobin level has dropped. In December, he was admitted in Lilavati Hospital to treat a swelling in his right leg. The 94-year-old is suffering from a renal shutdown. He is known for films like " Devdas ", "Mughal-e-Azam" and " Karma ".

Author: 0 Presidential elections: BJP's Venkaiah Naidu set to become 15th VP

Naidu, who needed to secure only 381 votes, almost equalled President Ram Nath Kovind's record of polling 522 votes in last month's presidential polls - that too without the support of Biju Janata Dal and Janata Dal (U). The opposition had fielded former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi against Mr Naidu. Naidu was a key member of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet before being pitted for the prestigious election.

Global Media Japan Marked the 72nd Anniversary of the Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima
Author: 0 Japan Marked the 72nd Anniversary of the Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima

Japan marked the 72nd anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima today, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe renewing calls for a move toward world free of nuclear weapons. As of March 2017, the death toll of Hiroshima victims called " hibakusha " stood at 164,621. Otherwise, the day passed off peacefully without the usual controversy of political leaders visiting the Yasukuni shrine where World War II military leaders of Japan are enshrined.

Global Media Can't punish Subhash Barala for son's crime: Haryana CM on 'stalking' case
Author: 0 Can't punish Subhash Barala for son's crime: Haryana CM on 'stalking' case

The police have also arrested Vikas' friend Ashish Kumar who was reportedly present with him when the incident took place. "We received a complaint from a girl (who was driving a car) that somebody was chasing her". "So action would be taken against his son", Khattar told media. The police added that one of the accused had got down from the vehicle and banged his hand on the complainant's auto window.

Global Media Gallery: The best pics from Liverpool FC 3 -1 Athletic Bilbao
Author: 0 Gallery: The best pics from Liverpool FC 3 -1 Athletic Bilbao

Liverpool defeated Bayern Munich, held their own against Atletico Madrid, and finished strong tonight in the Irish capital against a top-5 La Liga side. " Alberto Moreno is 100 per cent back, which is very nice after a really hard year". Andy Robertson has shown all the skills he's got. It's all about others clubs.

Author: 0 Ahead of Jaitley's visit CPIM stages demo over cadres' killing

The Polit Bureau of the CPI (M) was quick to rebut the charge through a press statement by accusing the BJP leadership of indulging in doublespeak regarding the recent clashes in Thiruvananthapuram . BJP's Kerala leadership has not been in the good books of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah . Sinha alleged the ruling party in Kerala is creating violence, killing RSS people and are presenting itself as victims.

Global Media Nationals' Scherzer, Gonzalez to miss starts against Cubs
Author: 0 Nationals' Scherzer, Gonzalez to miss starts against Cubs

An All-Star last season, Russell is batting.241 with 10 home runs and 36 RBI. For four innings Saturday, Jackson displayed the talent that compelled Theo Epstein to give him a four-year, $52 million deal five winters ago after Jackson spent the 2012 campaign in Washington.

Global Media Key provisions in bill to sanction Russia, Iran and NKorea
Author: 0 Key provisions in bill to sanction Russia, Iran and NKorea

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev called the sanctions tantamount to a "full-scale trade war", adding in a Facebook post that they showed the Trump administration had demonstrated "utter powerlessness". The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly before the official statement. But Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said he was disappointed that Trump chose to sign the legislation behind closed doors, without the fanfare of television ...

Global Media Asean, China to endorse sea code of conduct: DFA
Author: 0 Asean, China to endorse sea code of conduct: DFA

Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano will lead the 50th Asean Foreign Ministers' Meetings, the 18th Asean Plus Three Foreign Ministers' Meeting (with Japan, China and Korea), the 7th East Asia Summit Foreign Ministers' Meeting, and the 24th Asean Regional Forum (ARF).

Global Media Trump on tricky ground with threat
Author: 0 Trump on tricky ground with threat

The Congressional Budget Office estimated that the Senate repeal effort would have taken that coverage away from about 16 million of those people. Senate Republicans have moved on, and are ignoring the President . These payments are estimated to total $7 billion this year - making up about 15 percent of all federal subsidies on which marketplace plans are counting.

Global Media 9-year-old self-proclaimed
Author: 0 9-year-old self-proclaimed "Guardian of the Galaxy" applies for NASA job

The six-figure position at NASA is actually about protecting other planets from us humans and all our foreign germs ― it involves collecting specimens from across the solar system and bringing them back to Earth . He also received a phone call from NASA's Planetary Research Director, Jonathan Rall at NASA Headquarters in Washington, to congratulate him on his interest in the position.

Global Media 'Clock is ticking' on Brexit warns Irish leader
Author: 0 'Clock is ticking' on Brexit warns Irish leader

He added: "I have only a limited recollection of the border and the Troubles, but I know that I, like almost everyone else on this island, do not want to go back to that", he said. He said a bilateral customs union could be based on one the EU now has with Turkey. Arlene Foster , the Democratic Unionist party leader, has accused the Irish taoiseach of "disrespecting" the will of the British people by publicly admitting that he hoped Brexit would never happen.

Global Media Trump White House Looks To Quash 'Deluge' Of Leakers
Author: 0 Trump White House Looks To Quash 'Deluge' Of Leakers

Instead, he had an economic message: "Toyota & Mazda to build a new $1.6B plant here in the United States of America and create 4K new American jobs". In the last few days, many a pundit must have pondered this insight while reading through the leaked transcripts of President Trump's phone calls with the leaders of Mexico and Australia.

Global Media Donald Trump Had a Tough Week. Putin Went Sunbathing in Siberia
Author: 0 Donald Trump Had a Tough Week. Putin Went Sunbathing in Siberia

Russian President Vladimir Putin stripped to his waist to fearless the cold waters of a mountain lake as part of a three-day fishing and hunting trip in the Siberian wilderness, the Kremlin said. Putin, 64, is renowned for his strong-man publicity stunts, which have contributed to his sky-high popularity ratings. Not to be outdone, his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin , spent the week fishing, hiking and kayaking while decked out in army gear, photos released by the Kremlin show.

Global Media Two charged in Australia with airline bomb plot 'had Isis help'
Author: 0 Two charged in Australia with airline bomb plot 'had Isis help'

The improvised explosive device was due to be smuggled onto the 15 July flight, but the attempt was aborted before they reached security. Australian Federal Police Deputy Commissioner Michael Phelan (R) and New South Wales Police Deputy Commissioner David Hudson speak at a press conference related to arrests in a foiled aircraft attack plot at the Australian Federal Police (AFP) headquarters in Sydney , Australia , August 4, 2017.

Global Media Bigg Boss Elimination: Oviya Evicted from the House this week
Author: 0 Bigg Boss Elimination: Oviya Evicted from the House this week

Though we are not sure whether she wanted to really go with it, the rest of the contestants raised the alarm at the right time and got her pulled out of the pool. Despite confusions whether Oviya is out or still a part of the show, the stage is set for the elimination of one more contestant. As per various reports, the voting of the Bigg Boss is suggesting that Oviya got a huge number of votes.

Global Media IT department likely to wind up raids
Author: 0 IT department likely to wind up raids

The property was also raided on Thursday. "The Income Tax authorities went to resort only with the objective of taking him ( DK Shivakumar ) to his home so that they could record his statement". Ahmed Patel, political secretary to Congress President Sonia Gandhi , in a series of tweets has accused the BJP of a "witch hunt just to win one Rajya Sabha seat".

Author: 0 Editor's Note: GOP now owns Obamacare

Other Republicans quoted by Politico sounded nearly as if they were members of an opposition party - explaining it was a "good thing" that Congress was limiting the president's powers. And, boy, did he lead them; right into a brick wall. While the party never really coalesced around an alternative to the Affordable Care Act , every Republican in Congress supports tax cuts.

Global Media UN Security Council to vote on North Korea sanctions
Author: 0 UN Security Council to vote on North Korea sanctions

The UN Security Council is set to vote on a US-drafted resolution toughening sanctions on North Korea to halt its nuclear and missile programme by banning mineral and seafood exports worth over $1bn. North Korea has repeatedly said it will never give up its nuclear arsenal, which it sees as a guarantee of its security. British Ambassador Matthew Rycroft also said there was progress in the negotiations on the new measures aimed at pressuring North Korea to end its military programs.

Global Media 'No secrets' in meetings with ex-US adviser Michael Flynn, says Kislyak
Author: 0 'No secrets' in meetings with ex-US adviser Michael Flynn, says Kislyak

Kislyak, who completed his nine-year tour as ambassador to Washington in July, said in fact that he had clear instructions from Moscow not to talk about sanctions with the incoming Trump team. He said the exchange was "absolutely correct, calm, absolutely transparent", according to the Russian news site Vesti.ru. Despite tensions, Mr Kislyak said he did not believe it was right to speak of a new Cold War between the U.S.

Global Media Mueller Team Asks White House for Documents on Flynn
Author: 0 Mueller Team Asks White House for Documents on Flynn

Although it is not seeking an injunction, this request, if its existence is confirmed, would be a new signal that the investigation led by Mr. Mueller is growing in power. Flynn was Trump's national security adviser for less than a month. According to the report, investigators questioned witnesses about whether Flynn secretly received payment from the Turkish government during the final months of US President Donald Trump's election campaign, on which he served as a senior adviser.

Global Media British model kidnapped in Italy and put up for auction on internet
Author: 0 British model kidnapped in Italy and put up for auction on internet

While it is unclear why the kidnapping came to an end, it is the reported the 20-year-old was released because she had a two-year-old child and the gang's "rules" prevent them from kidnapping and trafficking mothers. Corriere della Sera said she was held in abandoned offices and woke up handcuffed to furniture. At one point, the newspaper said, the woman was told she could be freed upon payment of 50,000 euros (around $60,000).

Global Media Conservatives Call for McMaster's Firing: Is He Undermining President Trump?
Author: 0 Conservatives Call for McMaster's Firing: Is He Undermining President Trump?

There's a policy component to the McMaster/Bannon feud too, and not just on Afghanistan. "I mean, think about what he's done, in terms of his own brutal repression of not only members of his regime but his own family". The barrage of unflattering portrayals emerged as McMaster worked with new chief of staff John Kelly to purge the White House national security council of staffers from the nationalist wing of Trump's base.

Global Media Billions paid by Americans in overdraft fees
Author: 0 Billions paid by Americans in overdraft fees

In fact, consumers in the US paid a total of $15 billion in fees for bounced checks and overdrafts in 2016. The bank will approve the transaction if the accountholder has opted-in for one-time card purchase overdrafting, but will charge a fee.

Global Media Switzerland: Plane crash took life of 3 people, Pilot
Author: 0 Switzerland: Plane crash took life of 3 people, Pilot

The flight was supposed to be the highlight of the week, the Post reported. Camp director Yves Burkhardt said in a statement, "When I heard about the bad accident this morning my world was shattered". Police said an investigation is under way to find out what caused the accident. The flight was meant to be a highlight at the end of the week-long camp.

Global Media United Nations measure said to target $1 billion in North Korean exports
Author: 0 United Nations measure said to target $1 billion in North Korean exports

Washington [U.S.A.], August 5: The United States has proposed new united nations sanctions on North Korea seeking ban on exports of coal and other commodities, The Washington Post reports. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will also be attending the weekend's talks, where North Korea's nuclear programme is expected to be a main topic.

Global Media Illinois Lottery's Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots still growing
Author: 0 Illinois Lottery's Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots still growing

Michigan Lottery Commissioner Aric Nesbitt tells WSJM News 1.2 million tickets were sold as of Friday afternoon in the state. The largest, a 2012 $656 million payout, was split between three winners in IL, . Jackpot winners choose whether to receive 30 annual payments, each 5 percent higher than the last, or a lump-sum payment. Tonight's Powerball Lottery is up to $286 million.

Global Media The scientists said when extreme weather becomes life-threatening
Author: 0 The scientists said when extreme weather becomes life-threatening

The researchers said deaths from coastal flooding would also increase sharply, from six deaths per year at the beginning of this century to 233 a year by the end of it. The study does not consider either the improvement of the policies undertaken to reduce the impact of these phenomena. The results provide a baseline outcome that could be shifted by adaptations like more air conditioning or new hazard warning systems that may increase resilience, Grundstein said.

Global Media Search continues after US Marine aircraft 'mishap' off Australia
Author: 0 Search continues after US Marine aircraft 'mishap' off Australia

The statement did not provide further details, and it was not immediately clear whether there were any casualties. Australia's defense minister said in a statement that no Australian Defence Force personnel were on board. It's unclear how many service members were on board at the time. The V-22 Osprey is a combination aircraft, says its maker Boeing, with helicopter-like rotors allowing it to hover; once airborne it can convert to a fixed-wing plane capable of high-speeds and altitudes.

Global Media Blue Apron Layoffs: Meal Delivery Company to Cut 1270 Jobs
Author: 0 Blue Apron Layoffs: Meal Delivery Company to Cut 1270 Jobs

They issued a buy rating and a $14.00 price objective on the stock. They issued an outperform rating and a $10.00 target price on the stock. They set a "market perform" rating for the company. Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of APRN . Finally, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale purchased a new position in Blue Apron Holdings during the second quarter worth $220,000.

Global Media ICBM aftermath: UN Security Council to vote on tougher North Korea sanctions
Author: 0 ICBM aftermath: UN Security Council to vote on tougher North Korea sanctions

The UN Security Council will vote on Saturday on a US-drafted resolution toughening sanctions on North Korea, diplomats said, a proposed ban on certain exports that could deprive Pyongyang of $1 billion in annual revenue. It also prohibits North Korean ships and goods produced by North Korean forced labor from entering the US. "The US trumpeting about war and threat to impose extreme sanctions on North Korea will only increase the latter's vigilance and stamina, and provide further ...

Global Media Witcover: Another general called to Trump's rescue
Author: 0 Witcover: Another general called to Trump's rescue

The two military men, who Trump affectionately refers to as "my generals", hatched a plan during the initial months of his presidency to ensure he wasn't left alone while in the USA, the Associated Press reported Tuesday. Trump refused at first, but agreed when Kelly insisted. In the second round, they'll discuss the looming deadline for the government to release money for Obamacare; will the White House be the death panel for the Affordable Care Act? Trump's tweets undermine his own ...

Author: 0 GOP's promise to fix health care system was a sham

Isn't market-based health care supposed to lead to lower prices, not higher? We're not alone. Before the ACA, small businesses paid an average of 18 percent more for health coverage than their big business counterparts, and frequently faced double-digit premium increases every year.

Author: 0 US violating n-deal: Iran

President-elect Hassan Rouhani has received official confirmation as the country's political leader after Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei handed him his appointment letter in confirmation of the election results. Security Council over the latest US sanctions. "International engagement should not lead to ignoring hostility of the enemies", Khamenei said . The Islamic Republic recently designated a new building accommodating North Korea's diplomatic mission.

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