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'Defensive actions'? North Atlantic Treaty Organisation launches new multinational force to counter Russian Federation

'Defensive actions'? North Atlantic Treaty Organisation launches new multinational force to counter Russian Federation The unstable global security environment, Romanian and Polish deployment of military units in Poland's ground for the defence of the Eastern Flank and the complexity of the situation around states in the Black Sea will be at the centre of the talks. [Full Article...]

Texas Tech police officer killed, campus on lockdown following reported shooting

Texas Tech police officer killed, campus on lockdown following reported shooting The school is on lockdown while police search for the gunman. Students are advised to take shelter . The university sent out an emergency notification saying a shooting had been reported to the Texas Tech Police Department. TTU told the station that the student, 19-year-old Hollis Daniels, fled the campus police station after he shot the officer. The building of Texas Tech University's poli... [Full Article...]

Seoul Aims for Blackout Bomb Targeting N.Korea's Power Grid

Seoul Aims for Blackout Bomb Targeting N.Korea's Power Grid North Atlantic Treaty Organisation used similar weapons against targets in Serbia in May 1999, damaging around 70 percent of the country's electrical supply. Another component of the Kill Chain strategy is the Korea Massive Punishment & Retaliation plan, under which Seoul will launch attacks against leadership targets in North Korea if it detects signs that the regime is planning to use nuclear we... [Full Article...]

Drop 'Muslim' And 'Hindu' From Names Of Universities: Education Panel

Drop 'Muslim' And 'Hindu' From Names Of Universities: Education Panel Pondicherry University and Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University in Uttarakhand are the other universities to audited by the UGC panels. "Is there a need to change it to show that I am secular?" he said while expressing surprise as to how the recommendations of the central audit team were being divulged to the press without AMU being informed of it. [Full Article...]

Catalonia independence declaration would not be recognised, says France

Catalonia independence declaration would not be recognised, says France Catalonia's President Carles Puigdemont is to hold a crucial parliamentary session tomorrow but no one - perhaps not even him - knows yet whether he will defy Madrid and make a unilateral declaration of independence following the disputed referendum result. [Full Article...]

Malala starts at Oxford University

Malala starts at Oxford University She is now studying for a degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics. She wrote: "5 years ago, I was shot in an attempt to stop me from speaking out for girls" education. She narrowly avoided death on October 9 2012 after being shot in the head for her outspoken campaigning over girls' rights to an education. The Nobel Peace Prize victor, who advocates for women's education, was shot in the ... [Full Article...]

Iran Guard chief warns USA against imposing new sanctions

Iran Guard chief warns USA against imposing new sanctions In response to the United States move to designate the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist organization, the Iranian foreign ministry has warned Washington that Tehran's response would be "crushing". Jafari's claim that targeting the IRGC would violate the nuclear deal contradicts a common claim made by supporters of the nuclear deal as well as Iran that the deal was meant only t... [Full Article...]

Paul Molitor signs 3-year extension with Twins

Paul Molitor signs 3-year extension with Twins Molitor is one of the favorites for the American League manager of the year award. As a result, Minnesota secured the second wild card spot on the American League before eventually coming up short against the New York Yankees on Tuesday evening in the Bronx. [Full Article...]

Senate Democrats Call for Probe of Possible T-Mobile-Sprint Merger

Senate Democrats Call for Probe of Possible T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Setting an exchange ratio for the all-stock deal will be one of the last steps to clinching the merger and hasn't yet been finalized, the people said . As a result of the fee, which included cash, competitive roaming rates and wireless spectrum, T-Mobile's position in the market was strengthened and it overtook Sprint to become the number three carrier in the US. [Full Article...]

Man Accused Of Raping Child In Chick-fil-A Bathroom

Man Accused Of Raping Child In Chick-fil-A Bathroom The suspect, David Gray was in a wheelchair but police made him walk to the squad vehicle after his arrest Friday. A different witness told Orlando police that Gray visits the Chick-Fil-A, accompanied by a woman and children at least twice a week. [Full Article...]

Police seek slain Pitt student's ex-boyfriend

Police seek slain Pitt student's ex-boyfriend They arrived at a residence on the 3500 block of Cable Place and discovered the female victim on the second floor of the residence. "At this point, we are actively interviewing people in the area and canvassing the area looking for further information", Pittsburgh police Sgt. [Full Article...]

U.S. defense chief: Military must 'be ready' to confront North Korea

U.S. defense chief: Military must 'be ready' to confront North Korea Addressing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's effort to reach out to Pyongyang and United Nations sanctions against the President Kim Jong Un's rogue regime, Mattis said U.S. North Korea has become increasingly aggressive with its missile testing program this year, conducting its first intercontinental ballistics missile test in July . [Full Article...]

Europe, Russia, China anxious about United States action on Iran nuclear deal

Europe, Russia, China anxious about United States action on Iran nuclear deal There are certainly improvements to be made: Sunset provisions will lift some restrictions on Iranian nuclear activity in eight to 13 years, and Tehran's continuing development of long-range missiles isn't blocked by the pact. President Trump is expected to announce his decision this week. Introducing sanctions would effectively end the agreement. Skeptics of the deal argue that Trump should... [Full Article...]

After Euro success, Iceland have qualified for their first ever World Cup

After Euro success, Iceland have qualified for their first ever World Cup Iceland players celebrate their 2nd goal. Gylfi Sigurdsson helped Iceland seal qualification for their first ever World Cup finals by scoring in an emotional 2-0 victory over Kosovo. Burnley's Berg Gudmundsson added another in the second half to book passage to Russian Federation as the smallest nation by population to ever do so. [Full Article...]

Nobel winning anti-nuclear group urges Trump not to quit Iran deal

Nobel winning anti-nuclear group urges Trump not to quit Iran deal A commander of the Revolutionary Guards in Iran issued a statement saying US bases in the region will be in danger if further sanctions on Tehran are imposed. The other five world powers in the deal were Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China. This could cause a rift between the United States and its European allies; it could also prompt them or other affected countries to challenge secondar... [Full Article...]

Russia Warns It May Restrict US Media Within Its Borders

Russia Warns It May Restrict US Media Within Its Borders American media outlets could soon see new operational barriers in Russia as punishment for USA scrutiny over Russian state-funded outlet RT, a spokesperson for the Russian foreign ministry told Russian broadcaster NTV on Sunday. Apart from that, the ministry may initiate inspections to check observance of Russian labor and tax law by United States media (offices, payment of taxes, financing, labor... [Full Article...]

The plot thickens for Harvey Weinstein as more women claim sexual assault

The plot thickens for Harvey Weinstein as more women claim sexual assault On Monday, Lauren Sivan told host Megyn Kelly about the alleged encounter with the Hollywood super-producer, who was sacked on Sunday from The Weinstein Company , which he co-founded. It did not elaborate. The company has tried to sell off its TV division, but has a hand in a number of projects in development, including Matthew Weiner's upcoming Amazon series "The Romanoffs", David O. [Full Article...]

TRACKING: Nate makes landfall in Mississippi; Rain will impact the Carolinas

TRACKING: Nate makes landfall in Mississippi; Rain will impact the Carolinas While the storm is not as strong as both Irma as well as Maria, evacuations had been ordered for areas of Louisiana, Mississippi , Alabama and parts of before Nate's arrival. On Thursday, Mayor Mitch Landrieu of New Orleans declared a state of emergency. Beaches along the Gulf Coast sustained the majority of the damage. [Full Article...]

Dealership gives new truck to veteran who helped Las Vegas shooting victims

Dealership gives new truck to veteran who helped Las Vegas shooting victims We would like to find Taylor and thank him for his bravery by providing him a free truck from B5Motors. Shane Beus, owner of Gilbert-based B5 Motors, told The Arizona Republic he was so moved by the heroic actions of Taylor Winston that he wanted to give him a truck as a show of gratitude. [Full Article...]

Duterte's satisfication ratings drop 18 points

Duterte's satisfication ratings drop 18 points Political analyst Ramon Casiple, head of the country's Institute for Political and Electoral Reform, said it was normal for a president's rating to fall during his time in office, but concern over the high death toll in his signature war on drugs will have weighed on sentiment. [Full Article...]


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