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Blast in India’s Punjab claims three lives

Blast in India’s Punjab claims three lives Punjab Police was on alert after an intelligence input last week that "a group of 6-7 JeM (Jaish-e-Mohammad) terrorists are reportedly in Punjab (possibly in Ferozepur area) and are planning to move towards Delhi from Punjab side". Punjab on High Alert: Police Issue Posters of Zakir Moosa After the Al-Qaeda Terrorist "Spotted in Amritsar" . The blast happened when Satsanga was going in Nirankar... [Full Article...]

Graham poised to lead Judiciary panel after Grassley switch

Graham poised to lead Judiciary panel after Grassley switch Flake holds the deciding vote on a narrowly divided Senate Judiciary Committee, which means he could block forward movement on Republican-nominated judicial picks at the committee level for the rest of the year. Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa announced Friday he will step down as chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee so he can lead the Senate Finance Committee in the next congress, pa... [Full Article...]

United Kingdom leader warns ousting her won't make Brexit talks easier

United Kingdom leader warns ousting her won't make Brexit talks easier There were also continuing reports of a plan by senior Cabinet ministers who remain in Government to try to alter the withdrawal agreement at the 11th hour. Meanwhile, speaking on the same programme, British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said his party can not support the draft withdrawal agreement. [Full Article...]

President Halimah, PM Lee congratulate Maldives' new president

President Halimah, PM Lee congratulate Maldives' new president Ibrahim Mohamed Solih took oath as the new president of Maldives on Saturday in the presence of 17 foreign dignitaries and representatives from 46 countries, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi . This is Modi's first visit to the country as Prime Minister. The president-elect thanked Modi for his good wishes. Solih also invited Modi to make an official visit to the Maldives in the near fu... [Full Article...]

In first, U.S. votes against United Nations resolution condemning Israeli presence in Golan

In first, U.S. votes against United Nations resolution condemning Israeli presence in Golan The non-binding resolution, which is voted on by a UN General Assembly committee each year, takes issue with the "illegality of the decision" taken by Israel "to impose its laws, jurisdiction and administration on the occupied Syrian Golan ", which it says is illegal under global law. [Full Article...]

Saudi Ambassador to the U.S. disputes Washington Post account of Khashoggi murder

Saudi Ambassador to the U.S. disputes Washington Post account of Khashoggi murder The Saudi government offered changing explanations for Khashoggi's disappearance. The CIA examined multiple sources of evidence including a phone call that the Saudi ambassador to the US, Khalid bin Salman , the Prince's brother, had with the journalist. [Full Article...]

Amber Rudd to replace Esther McVey at DWP

Amber Rudd to replace Esther McVey at DWP The 55-year-old was a prominent Remain campaigner during the referendum and was seen as a "human shield" for Mrs May after she took office. Theresa May has hired her third Brexit secretary after Dominic Raab resigned in the wake of the draft Brexit deal. [Full Article...]

Trump to honor donor’s wife with presidential award

Trump to honor donor’s wife with presidential award Also, honored posthumously was the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia who died in 2016. Miriam Adelson is a doctor, philanthropist and wife of Sheldon Adelson, a Las Vegas casino magnate considered one of the nation's most powerful Republican donors. [Full Article...]

Pres. Trump heading to California as wildfire death tolls climbs to 74

Pres. Trump heading to California as wildfire death tolls climbs to 74 The town was nearly completely burnt to ashes and more than 6,000 homes were completely destroyed. The disaster already ranks among the deadliest USA wildfires since the turn of the last century. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea pleaded with fire evacuees to check the list of people reported as unreachable by family and friends and to call in if they are safe. [Full Article...]

DeVos Proposes Overhaul to Campus Sexual Harassment Claims

DeVos Proposes Overhaul to Campus Sexual Harassment Claims Under the proposed regulation, sexual harassment would be defined as "unwelcome conduct on the basis of sex that is so severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive that it effectively denies a person equal access to the school's education program or activity". [Full Article...]

Netanyahu becomes Israel military affairs minister

Netanyahu becomes Israel military affairs minister Negotiations between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Education Minister Naftali Bennett over the latter's demand to take over the defense ministry portfolio broke down on Friday, effectively bringing Israel closer to early elections. [Full Article...]

GoFundMe charity campaign for homeless man a $400000 'lie'

GoFundMe charity campaign for homeless man a $400000 'lie' Bobbitt was taken into custody in Philadelphia on Wednesday night. Homeless advocates put Bobbitt in touch with lawyers. At first, the tale of a seemingly selfless gesture made by the homeless veteran - and the couple's efforts to pay him back - enthralled people reading about it online, drawing donations from more than 14,000 people and media coverage from local outlets and organizations su... [Full Article...]

Last of Khmer Rouge leaders get 2nd life sentences for genocide

Last of Khmer Rouge leaders get 2nd life sentences for genocide The separate verdicts involve killings of the Cham and Vietnamese ethnic groups committed as the radical group brutally ruled Cambodia and starved, overworked and executed its own perceived enemies. The Khmer Rouge came to power in the instability that swept through Southeast Asia in the wake of the Vietnam War. Among the large crowd of spectators at Friday's session was 65-year-old Sum Rithy, w... [Full Article...]

Cabinet Brexiteers to deliver ultimatum

Cabinet Brexiteers to deliver ultimatum Mr McFadden said: "The real problem isn't who is the Prime Minister but what is the reality of Brexit compared to the promises made two years ago?" It followed reports he issued Mrs May with an ultimatum saying he would only replace Dominic Raab if he could scrap the draft withdrawal agreement and re-negotiate with the EU. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom leader fights back against critics, defends Brexit deal

United Kingdom leader fights back against critics, defends Brexit deal Sources fear that such an outcome would antagonise voters in Scotland and provide political ammunition to the SNP . On Wednesday evening, a familiar crowd of City grandees and executives gathered at the annual winter drinks party thrown by Finsbury, the PR firm run by the arch-Remainer and People's Vote chairman Roland Rudd. [Full Article...]

The definition of a kilogram is officially going to change

The definition of a kilogram is officially going to change The new method, decided at the General Conference on Weights and Measures in Paris on Friday, will be a formula called the " Planck constant ". "We will now no longer be bound by the limitations of objects in our measurement of the world, but have universally accessible units that can pave the way to even greater accuracy, and even accelerate scientific advancement", he said. [Full Article...]

Argentina finds lost sub in deep Atlantic, one year after it disappeared

Argentina finds lost sub in deep Atlantic, one year after it disappeared Argentine Minister of Defence Carlos Aguad did not tell reporters at a press conference whether it would be possible to recover the vessel, Reuters reported , though he did say the government does not now have the means to do so. All the while, relatives and family members of the missing 44 crew-members pressured the Navy, the Defence Ministry and the Cabinet to continue the search. [Full Article...]

Marlon Wayans Calls Donald Trump 'The Devil,' Blames President For Deadly Wildfires

Marlon Wayans Calls Donald Trump 'The Devil,' Blames President For Deadly Wildfires Trump later approved an emergency declaration for the state and praised firefighters and first responders for their "incredible courage". The Camp Fire that has been ravaging Butte County in Northern California and has claimed more than 70 lives is 55 percent contained, according to a California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) incident update on Saturday morning . [Full Article...]

Democrat concedes Florida governor's race to ally of Donald Trump

Democrat concedes Florida governor's race to ally of Donald Trump Gillum had conceded the race on election night, but withdrew his concession when the vote count became close. He called for updating the state's election system to "bring it into the 21st century", but gave little indication of his future plans, saying only to "stay tuned". [Full Article...]

Trump Is Questioning Mike Pence's Loyalty

Trump Is Questioning Mike Pence's Loyalty The White House denied the report, as has Pence, who told reporters he and Trump had "had a good laugh" about it. "They made up sources and refused to ask me, the only one that would know, for a quote". Trump later followed up on Twitter, criticizing the Times again and saying he "can't imagine any President having a better or closer relationship with their Vice President then the two of us". [Full Article...]


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