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White House: Efforts to have Mexico pay for wall not 'abandoned'

White House: Efforts to have Mexico pay for wall not 'abandoned' Each time, she deflected. "Why is he now threatening a government shutdown if congress won't pay for it?" "That is what we are focused on", Mrs. Sanders said . Their ties also may explain Trump's apparent reluctance to tweet against Corker afterward, and his willingness to let his press secretary fire back instead. [Full Article...]

USA envoy briefs Pak FM on Trump's statement

USA envoy briefs Pak FM on Trump's statement Trump's remarks on Monday, in which he lashed out at Pakistan, an ostensible US ally, blaming it for violence in Afghanistan, and demanding that Islamabad stop giving sanctuary to "agents of chaos, violence and terror", have shocked Pakistan. [Full Article...]

CNN Forgot that Afghanistan War was Obama's 'Sorriest Legacy'

CNN Forgot that Afghanistan War was Obama's 'Sorriest Legacy' Thursday's meeting of the National Security Committee also noted Trump's comment in which he said Washington paid billions of dollars to Pakistan - only to have it shelter terrorists. It means we have to threaten simultaneously to be warmer to India (to pressure Pakistan ) and cooler to India (to pressure India ). He said: "No partnership can survive a country's harbouring of militan... [Full Article...]

Respect Pakistan's security concerns, its role in Afghanistan: China tells US

During a meeting with David Hale, the USA ambassador in Islamabad , Pakistan's powerful Army Cheif Gen. "The committee observed that these safe-havens harbour anti-Pakistan terrorist groups that continue to operate and launch attacks inside Pakistan", the statement added. [Full Article...]

Drunk Abbott a footnote in history: Bishop

Drunk Abbott a footnote in history: Bishop The full episode of The House , from which Mr Abbott's comments were taken, airs in Australia on September 5. "I think we should move on". I think I famously slept through several divisions, ' Mr Abbott said. Mr Turnbull was talking about his intra-party rival Tony Abbott in a 2009 incident described as a poorly-kept secret in political circles. "It was a late night sitting, against all OH&S ... [Full Article...]

SEA Games: RI soccer faces tough task against Cambodia

SEA Games: RI soccer faces tough task against Cambodia At this year's SEA Games, five women's football teams, including the hosts Malaysia, the Philippines , Thailand , Myanmar and Vietnam played in a round-robin format. The win against Vietnam gave Thailand 13 points while Indonesia made it with 11 points compared with Vietnam who finished with 10 points in Group B while Malaysia and Myanmar were clear winners in Group A with 12 and 9 points re... [Full Article...]

Myanmar tensions: Twelve dead in Rakhine clashes

Myanmar tensions: Twelve dead in Rakhine clashes Fighting was ongoing when the government released the news. The attacks took place a day after a panel led by the former United Nations chief Kofi Annan finished its one-year research to advise Suu Kyi's government on long-term solutions for the violence-riven, ethnically and religiously divided state. [Full Article...]

Huddersfield Town sign 'one of most exciting young right backs in Germany'

Huddersfield Town sign 'one of most exciting young right backs in Germany' Deezer Presents: Defending in Numbers - check out the latest Deezer Originals podcast, covering all of the major talking points from the the Premier League and beyond. However, the club's relegation from the Bundesliga meant that their once-capped Swiss global was always likely to draw interest from Europe's top leagues, with the Premier League confirmed as his destination this afternoon. [Full Article...]

USA envoy briefs Pakistan army chief on Trump's Afghan plans

USA envoy briefs Pakistan army chief on Trump's Afghan plans US Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale has said his country values Pakistan's role in the war against terror and is seeking Islamabad's cooperation to resolve Afghan issue. He said it is disappointing that the United States statement overlooks the tremendous counter terrorism achievements of Pakistan as well as the huge scarifies rendered by the whole nation during this struggle. [Full Article...]

Pakistan sets terms for help in anti-terror fight

Pakistan sets terms for help in anti-terror fight With both sides complaining about terrorists on the other side of the border, neither is really incorrect. Despite Pakistan's protests, USA intelligence agencies say Islamabad has long tolerated the presence of Afghan Taliban and its allied Haqqani network militants in restive southwestern tribal regions while cracking down mainly on militant groups that target Pakistan's own citizens. [Full Article...]

Need to value Pakistan's role in Afghan issue: Chinese foreign ministry

Congressman Kevin Cramer, too, applauded Trump for applying pressure on Pakistan. "Our patience is not unlimited", Trump said. The military statement quoted Bajwa as saying Pakistan wants peace in Afghanistan. It has been conveyed to the U.S. administration through diplomatic channels that Pakistan will set its strategy for a peaceful Afghanistan in view of its national security policy, sources ... [Full Article...]

Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) Position Raised by Country Trust Bank

Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) Position Raised by Country Trust Bank Industrial Select Sector SPDR Fund (the Fund) seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities of companies in The Industrial Select Sector Index (the Index). [Full Article...]

Majority of Voters Think Trump Keeping Promises, Blame Washington Elites for Delays

Majority of Voters Think Trump Keeping Promises, Blame Washington Elites for Delays And while his entry into the race struck some Democrats are freakish, the Maryland congressman said announcing early gave him a head start in introducing himself to voters and raising resources to compete in the Democratic primary. 32 percent however disagree, saying no change at all. "It's hard to say how mind-bogglingly rare it is to see a number like 3% in a poll question like this", CNN's... [Full Article...]

8 killed after Typhoon Hato hits Macau

8 killed after Typhoon Hato hits Macau The weather observatory chief of China's Macau region resigned on Thursday following criticism over the government's response to Typhoon Hato, which killed at least 12 people. On Thursday evening, as residents of the former Portuguese colony queued for drinking water, Macau's leader Fernando Chui and other government ministers bowed their heads for a minute's silence. [Full Article...]

Woman cyclist critical after group collides with auto in Brisbane

Woman cyclist critical after group collides with auto in Brisbane She has been taken to hospital, but is not badly injured. A Queensland Ambulance spokeswoman confirmed one person had been taken to the Princess Alexandria hospital in a serious condition. The driver of the auto stayed at the scene, with paramedics saying they are believed to have been blinded by the sun. Around 6.30am, a auto was turning into a property on Dornoch Street when it collided with... [Full Article...]

Lockheed, Raytheon receive contracts for nuclear cruise missile

Lockheed, Raytheon receive contracts for nuclear cruise missile The missiles will be created to replace Boeing Co's (BA) out-of-date weapon in use today. The LRSO, purportedly capable of striking targets almost 3,200 kilometers away, is to be launched from from long-range aircraft such as theB-52 Stratofortress, B-2 Spirit, and the top-secret new B-21 Long-Range Strike Bomber. [Full Article...]

4 resign from Illinois governor's office after cartoon flap

4 resign from Illinois governor's office after cartoon flap Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a onetime chief of staff under former President Barack Obama, called the cartoon "unambiguously racist" and that Rauner should be "embarrassed for turning a blind eye to what is plain for everyone to see". "Is he saying he will no longer comment on issues because he's a white male?" "I have seen it now". Lawmakers from both political parties said the cartoon was offen... [Full Article...]

The end of the 'Summer of Hell' is right on schedule

The end of the 'Summer of Hell' is right on schedule The national passenger railroad's fix program inside the busiest train hub in the United States, which began July 10, focused on the most complex part of the station amid a web of tracks and switches where trains are sorted on their way into and out of the Hudson River tunnel and a rail yard. [Full Article...]

Jury Finds Against City In Bus Shelter Collapse

Jury Finds Against City In Bus Shelter Collapse Investigators later found that the shelter collapsed because of missing bolts and corroded parts, and her lawyers accused the City of Chicago of poor maintenance. That amount eclipsed the prior record of $128 million in 1991 and is almost triple the highest jury verdict ever reported against the city. The city could also attempt to negotiate a discounted payment in exchange for forgoing its ri... [Full Article...]

Thai SC issues arrest warrant against former PM

Thai SC issues arrest warrant against former PM Thai ex-prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra missed a verdict in a negligence trial on Friday that could have seen her jailed, prompting the Supreme Court to issue an arrest warrant fearing she is a flight risk, a judge said. But three years of repressive junta rule has successfully quashed any widespread opposition to the military for now. The long-awaited decision on Yingluck's fate has rekindled ... [Full Article...]


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