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by | September 23, 2017 | 00:28

The Centre has also said that even Rohingya's registered with the United Nations High Commission for Refugees would be deported. Those refugees are joining more than 300,000 Rohingya already in Bangladesh because of repression and abuses.

by | September 23, 2017 | 00:29

A large and noisy demonstration lasting more than 24 hours in Barcelona against the raids and arrests dispersed on Friday afternoon after the officials were released. It didn't say how many extra police would be sent. Student union representatives are calling for protesters to remain over the weekend to support for the vote.

by | September 22, 2017 | 02:18

Self-ruled Taiwan is not a member of the United Nations , due to Beijing's position that it is simply a Chinese province and so not able to have its own official diplomatic ties with anyone. The New York Times reports, "On Thursday, South Korea announced plans to donate $4.5 million to help the World Food Program provide nutrition-rich supplies to North Korean hospitals and day care centers".

by | September 22, 2017 | 02:22

The Weather Service has described storm surges reaching up to nine feet above land at the coast. We'll look to help all was can in so many ways, but right now our hearts [and] our prayers are with the people of Puerto Rico. As of 2:30AM, there were already at least 10,000 refugees in shelters. The storm is a category four hurricane, the winds only two miles per hour short of category five status.

by | September 22, 2017 | 02:15

Instead, states would receive a lump sum of money annually through 2026 that they could use in a variety of ways to lower costs and help consumers pay for coverage . Georges Benjamin, with the American Public Health Association, said this brings to mind another controversial block grant program: welfare reform. The bill by Republican Sens.

by | September 22, 2017 | 02:10

The U.S. warplanes also conducted formation training with Japanese fighter jets over waters near the southern island of Kyushu, according to the Pacific Command. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, argued for a "peaceful resolution" to North Korea΄s nuclear weapons program and an end to the "vicious cycle" on the Korean peninsula during a meeting in NY on Monday evening, according to a statement from China΄s foreign ministry released on Tuesday.

by | September 22, 2017 | 02:08

He cannot walk. he wants to return to India and wants to breathe her last on the motherland. According to reports, In his first post, Thackeray said to his followers in Marathi that they invited him on Facebook and he was there. "He is now engaged in a "setting" with the government, and this could happen", Thackeray said at a huge gathering to launch his official Facebook Page.

by | September 22, 2017 | 02:05

The president also kicked off his maiden speech at the world body by making a reference to the Trump-branded apartment tower across First Ave. from the United Nations . On one issue, there's no question where the US stands at the United Nations - taking a strong position in support of Israel. President Trump chose United Nations reform as the theme of the traditionally US-hosted event, intending it to make the United Nations "fit for purpose".

by | September 22, 2017 | 02:02

If you are looking for a U.S. citizen affected by recent global disasters, please contact the U.S. Department of State Office of Overseas Citizens Services at 1-888-407-4747 or go online . The American-Mexican actress and producer launched the fundraiser with her own $100,000 match contribution. By mid-day today, Hayek's day-old campaign had raised $288,662.

by | September 22, 2017 | 02:02

Income Tax raids on VG Siddhartha: Visuals from Cafe Coffee Day HQ in Bengaluru . Siddhartha is owner of Café Coffee Day. Apart from Karnataka, the raids were carried out in Chennai at Sical Logistics Private Ltd. Siddhartha founded Amalgamated Bean Coffee Trading Company Limited in 1992 and Managing Director since January 2015. On NSE, the counter has recorded a volume of about 8.78 lakh shares so far today.

by | September 22, 2017 | 01:55

Ri Yong-Ho, North Korean foreign minister has termed Donald Trump's speech as Dog's bark and stated that Korea wouldn't be afraid of it. In his first speech before the United Nations on Tuesday, Trump warned that the United States would " totally destroy DPRK " if forced to defend itself or its allies.

by | September 22, 2017 | 01:55

She added: "The musicians just disappeared each time the guns were fired into them". North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un lashed out at President Trump Thursday, saying the American leader was "deranged" and vowing that Trump would "pay dearly" for his threat to destroy North Korea.

by | September 22, 2017 | 01:55

Police have not provided details about the extensive search, which began several hours after an 18-year-old suspect in the subway bombing was arrested at Dover's ferry port. A second man has been arrested by detectives investigating the terrorist attack at Parsons Green station on Friday. Officials say the forensic evidence raises new questions about the attack, such as whether the bucket bomb used in the attack was a type of explosive created to release deadly chemicals.

by | September 22, 2017 | 01:41

The UN Security Council unanimously approved a new resolution toughening sanctions on the DPRK, which curtails the Asian country's oil imports, bans all of its textile exports and prohibits further work permits overseas for DPRK workers. The government decided at an interagency meeting to support infants and pregnant women in North Korea, citing a serious humanitarian crisis facing them, according to Seoul's unification ministry.

by | September 22, 2017 | 01:40

They were joined by four South Korean F-15K fighters in drills that are now being held on a near-weekly basis, South Korea's defence ministry said. Earlier that day, before a three-way meeting of the U.S., South Korea and Japan , Trump announced a new executive order applying additional sanctions against those trading with the North.

by | September 22, 2017 | 01:24

Mr Johnson said: "You heard the President of the United States' speech about Rocket Man - Elton John getting a place in Donald Trump's speeches". The report quoted a defense official saying the potential for considering such a scenario remained "very real", given North Korea's recent launch of two missiles over Japan .

by | September 22, 2017 | 01:12

A female Marine is set to make history next week as the first woman ever to graduate from the Marine Corps' demanding Infantry Officer Course. Previous female candidates didn't complete the 13-week. Thirty-two women attempted the course before the research ended in spring 2015, and none completed it. She'll likely prefer to just "do her job", they say, which will be to lead a platoon of infantry Marines.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:58

In a hard-edged speech to the UN General Assembly, Trump offered a grim portrait of a world in peril, adopted a more confrontational approach to solving global challenges from Iran to Venezuela, and gave an unabashed defence of U.S. Trump's announcement came as he has sought to rally global support for confronting dictator Kim Jong Un's regime during four days of meetings here at the United Nations General Assembly.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:56

However, the resolution crucially fails to include any provisions to ensure accountability for crimes committed by Iraqi forces and others responsible for grave violations of worldwide law, including war crimes, during the conflict. The area of Hawija is a hotbed of resistance to the authorities in Baghdad since the u.s. invasion in 2003. The action, announced by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, took place four days before a referendum on Kurdish independence due to be held in northern ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:52

Swift says, "Seeing all of them together is the weirdest feeling, but it's awesome". I just wanted @taylorswift to see and know that her music has been a part of my life since 2006. Can I hit her in the face with my "13"? Swift also changed into the outfits herself to shoot close-up shots, one in particular where two different versions of herself fight each other, and the video's director Joseph Kahn tells her, "You're doing a bang up job playing yourself!" That's the one the kids like ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:48

Meanwhile, conservatives are focusing not on the utter lack of patriotism in the campaign of the U.S. President or the way Russian Federation did actually interfere in the U.S. It's long seemed unusual that when Paul Manafort worked on Donald Trump's presidential campaign, he agreed to do so unpaid - despite being in millions of dollars worth of debt .

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:47

Ambassador Nikki Haley told the United Nations , after the sanctions passed the Security Council on Monday. China disapproves of super sanctions. United States tactical nuclear weapons were removed from the country in late 1991 as part of Seoul's denuclearization agreement with Pyongyang. At the gala event on Wednesday, Moon reminded the North that it previously took part in sporting events in the South, including two competitions this year alone.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:47

On other issues, Trump's performance has been less popular. One possible reason for the change: After months of news cycles dominated by White House turmoil and the GOP health care bill's failure in Congress, recent weeks have focused much more on the spate of hurricanes, keeping Trump out of the headlines more than usual .

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:44

A junior North Korean diplomat remained in the delegation's front-row seat for Trump's speech , the North Korean UN mission said . PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: No nation on earth has an interest in seeing this band of criminals arm itself with nuclear weapons and missiles.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:46

I'll let you know what the decision is", he said . The French leader offered to mediate talks between the USA and Iran , saying he has not given up on trying to convince President Trump to abide by the deal, Reuters reported. NPR's Michele Kelemen reports that President Trump leaves little doubt about what he thinks of the deal. U.S. officials said Trump is still weighing his next moves and plans to announce his intentions next month.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:43

Bettencourt ranked as the 14th richest person in the world, according to Forbes magazine, which estimated her net worth in March at US$39.5 billion (33 billion euros). In 2008 Bettencourt-Meyers, who is on the L'Oreal board, filed a lawsuit against her mother over funds the magnate had given to a celebrity photographer and confidant.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:40

Former Patriots tight end and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez had "severe" CTE when he committed suicide in a MA prison, Boston University announced Thursday . His legal team said it plans to sue the Patriots and the National Football League following the results. Hernandez is the latest former N.F.L. player to have committed suicide and then been found with C.T.E., or chronic traumatic encephalopathy, joining Dave Duerson, Junior Seau , Andre Waters, Ray Easterling and Jovan ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:40

On Wednesday, Le Pen withdrew some certain responsibilities from Philippot, notably the strategy and communication portfolio, after he refused to abandon the presidency of his own political movement, The Patriots. Philippot reacted to the decision by saying the party would "regret bitterly" and renounced the ongoing re-foundation of the National Front, calling it "a terrifying step back" on its political line.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:35

CSA chief executive Haroon Lorgat revealed on Wednesday their plan to fill the post-Christmas gap - caused by India's later arrival for their headline multi-format series, now cut from four Tests to three - with a once-off Test against neighbours Zimbabwe at St George's Park with its new, much-improved lights.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:33

In his first address to the United Nations, President Trump used fighting words to respond to North Korea . Pyongyang's "news releases are invariably propaganda", researcher Andrew Scobel wrote , adding that "bluster, threat and hyperbole are staples of North Korean documents and pronouncements".

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:31

Among the total, US$4.5 million would be provided for the WFP project, while the remaining US$3.5 million was allotted to the UNICEF project. The MOU said the aid was approved based on the government's position that "humanitarian aid is continuously pursued as being separated from political situations to improve humanitarian situation and quality of life of North Korean people".

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:27

North Korea has launched two missiles over Japan in recent weeks, in addition to test-firing an intercontinental ballistic missile and detonating a massive nuclear bomb. 24-hours ago, U.S. ambassador to UN, Nikki Haley issued a stern warning to defiant North Korea stating that Pyongyang will be destroyed if it continues its "reckless behavior".

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:28

The South Korean president said at the United Nations General Assembly that South Korea and the worldwide community were ready to help North Korea if the country stands on the right side of history. At a time when North Korea is making advances in its nuclear and missile programs, Niksch said that what Kim wants are military concessions from Moon, starting with a suspension of U.S.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:24

Facebook has briefed members of Congress and also provided the ads and other information to Robert Mueller , the special counsel in charge of the Russian Federation investigation, the company said. "We are limited in what we can discuss publicly about law enforcement investigations, so we may not always be able to share our findings publicly", said Zuckerberg.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:23

Demanding the implementation of the UN Security Council resolution on Kashmir, Abbasi had also maintained that Pakistan wanted normal relations with India "but on the basis of trust and respect." Abbasi tried his best to control the damage caused in its relationship with the USA saying the Afghanistan crisis alone doesn't define Pakistan's terms with the U.S.