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Obama's Charlottesville message one of the most liked tweets in history

Obama's Charlottesville message one of the most liked tweets in history The tweet , at over 2.45 million likes as of Tuesday morning, has even surpassed talk show host Ellen Degeneres' selfie tweet at the Academy Awards back in 2014. I always knew that deep down in every human heart, there is mercy and generosity. The former president is being praised for his public response to the Charlottesville rally, while current president Donald Trump appeared reluctant to ... [Full Article...]

Unauthorised Drone Lands On HMS Queen Elizabeth

Unauthorised Drone Lands On HMS Queen Elizabeth The photographer reportedly never meant to touch down on the aircraft carrier, but he was forced to do when a strong gust of wind triggered the drone's high wind sensors. The drone was equiped with anti-crash sensors which automatically land the aircraft if it is in danger. The photographer snapped a picture from the flight deck and flew the drone away. [Full Article...]

Web firm fights DOJ on Trump protesters

Web firm fights DOJ on Trump protesters The targeted site is DisruptJ20.org, which is involved in anti-Trump public protests, and the demands for materially all data on the site is related to their putative involve in protests against President Trump's inauguration in January. The Justice Department could not be immediately reached for comment. In response to that effort, the Justice Department filed a motion on July 28 asking the co... [Full Article...]

Confirmed! Shraddha Kapoor finalised as leading lady opposite Prabhas in Saaho

Confirmed! Shraddha Kapoor finalised as leading lady opposite Prabhas in Saaho Last seen in Half Girlfriend , Shraddha Kapoor plays the protagonist in the upcoming Haseena Parkar . The leading lady of Saaho has been the talk of the town ever since the film was announced. A massive set has been erected for Saaho in Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad. But " Saaho " happens to be a big ticket entertainer and the makers are on the look out for a Bollywood actress from a time. [Full Article...]

LHC issues contempt of court notice to Nawaz Sharif, 13 ministers

LHC issues contempt of court notice to Nawaz Sharif, 13 ministers His speech is an attack on the top court and breach of the Constitution, he added. The top court took up the case in October past year on petitions filed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Awami Muslim League and Jamaat-e-Islami. The petitioner requested the court to initiate contempt proceedings against the deposed prime minister under Article 402 of the constitution. Other family members of the Sh... [Full Article...]

China Bans Coal, Iron, Seafood Imports from N. Korea

China announced Monday it will cut off imports of North Korean coal, iron ore and other key goods in three weeks under United Nations sanctions imposed over the North's nuclear program. He rejected suggestions that Trump and the North Korean dictator were as bad as each other when it came to the saber-rattling playing out in the western Pacific. [Full Article...]

Hurricane Gert now second of 2017 hurricane season

Hurricane Gert now second of 2017 hurricane season That's according to the newest advisory from the National Hurricane Center, which as of 11 p.m. Monday night cites an area of sustained winds inside the storm hitting 75 miles per hour. The weather advisory says Gert has developed an eye and is expected to strengthen. There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect. Swells generated by Gert will begin to affect portions of Bermuda and the U... [Full Article...]

Taliban 'open letter' to Trump urges USA to leave Afghanistan

Taliban 'open letter' to Trump urges USA to leave Afghanistan The spokesman of the Taliban group Zabiullah Mujahid has been critically wounded during the operations in northern Faryab province of Afghanistan, the 209 Shaheen Corps of the Afghan national army said. Spring and summer are known as fighting season in Afghanistan and Afghans predict more violent conflicts in the coming weeks and months ahead of snowfall in the mountainous country. [Full Article...]

When & Where Is the Perseid Meteor Shower for 2017?

When & Where Is the Perseid Meteor Shower for 2017? This year's shower will peak tonight, when earth passes through the densest, dustiest area of the comet . You could see as many as 50 "outbursts" per hour, but a bright waning gibbous moon may reduce that number. "However, enthusiasts still have the chance to see these showers - only the very bright ones - but the visibility rate is half of what has been forecast ". [Full Article...]

Charlottesville man arrested, charged with spitting on white supremacist

Charlottesville man arrested, charged with spitting on white supremacist Trump said on Saturday that there was more than one side to the Charlottesville incidents. Chanting by the white supremacist rally-goers at times targeted Jews, naming the town's Jewish mayor, Mike Signer. The 32-year-old woman was killed while walking across the street, Charlottesville Police Chief Al Thomas said. There is no place for this kind of violence in America. [Full Article...]

Pyongyang tensions ease slightly as U.S. officials play down risks of war

Pyongyang tensions ease slightly as U.S. officials play down risks of war His journey to Asia comes as North Korea's Minju Joson newspaper said in an editorial that Pyongyang's army is "capable of fighting any war the US wants". Mr Pompeo said " there's nothing imminent today ", in response to a question about how anxious people should be over the escalating tensions. With Guam's safety in the balance, Trump assured the territory's Governor Eddie Calvo... [Full Article...]

Why I didn't quit Arsenal this summer - Giroud

Why I didn't quit Arsenal this summer - Giroud In the opening game of the season, Arsenal may have averted the comeback of "out with Wenger" chants for a bit, but the 4-3 win against Leicester City at the Emirates stadium was by no means decisive. Chelsea , reduced to 10-men, capitulated right after, shipping three goals in the first half. The Arsenal subs proved super subs as they inflicted defeat on Leicester . [Full Article...]

Holborn Station Evacuated Following Fire Alert As Smoke Fills Platform

Holborn Station Evacuated Following Fire Alert As Smoke Fills Platform A TfL spokesman said that Holborn station was "closed while we respond to a fire alert". Oxford Circus station, which services London's busiest shopping street and sees thousands of commuters pass through it during the rush-hour, was closed after the incident. [Full Article...]

Google celebrates India's Independence Day with lovely doodle

Google celebrates India's Independence Day with lovely doodle Venkaiah Naidu has greeted the people of our country on the joyous occasion of Independence Day . It demanded that Mika cancel his appearance at the Pakistani concert. Ram Singh Dhesi, from Leicester, remembers the chaos and bloodshed as a 10 year old boy living in India and has written a book in Punjabi about partition . [Full Article...]

Charlottesville victim always defended what she believed in, mother says

Charlottesville victim always defended what she believed in, mother says As well, two state police officers died when their helicopter crashed while helping law enforcement monitor a rally. In another incident in 2010, Bloom said Fields smacked her in the head and locked her in the bathroom after she told him to stop playing video games. [Full Article...]

Britons jailed for sexually assaulting woman at Carlton Hotel

Britons jailed for sexually assaulting woman at Carlton Hotel Khong was given six years' jail and eight strokes of the cane. Son faces six-and-a-half years in prison and eight strokes of the cane, while Le was sentenced to five-and-a-half years in jail and five strokes of the cane. The prosecution had sought a six-year jail term, with caning, for Le, and seven years' imprisonment, with caning, for both Khong and Vu. "They had no respect for the dignity and... [Full Article...]

USA seeks 'effective' ties with China's military

While Trump's goal of North Korea abandoning its nuclear weapons may be appealing, it's unrealistic, Clapper said. Lt. Gov. Ray Tenorio told the media Tuesday that North Korea appears to be holding off on an imminent launch of missiles into waters near the US territory in the Pacific. [Full Article...]

Named, shamed and SACKED: Twitter users ID demo right-wingers from Charlottesville protest

Named, shamed and SACKED: Twitter users ID demo right-wingers from Charlottesville protest Cvjetanovic said he identifies as a white nationalist and does not believe "that whites are inherently superior to any other race". "I did not expect the photo to be shared as much as it was", he told Channel 2 News in Nevada. Here's a twitter thread from classmates of Cvjetanovic at University of Nevada, Reno reacting with shock-not-shock since he's the very bad racist guy always saying ... [Full Article...]

Pyongyang challenge: Should US shoot Kim's missiles down?

Pyongyang challenge: Should US shoot Kim's missiles down? Aegis is able to track 100 missiles simultaneously and fire interceptors to take out an enemy's ballistic projectiles. -South Korea military exercises as a prelude for an invasion. He told reporters: "We are very strongly in support of the United Nations process, which has and continues to put pressure on North Korea to stop acting in an irresponsible way, and we will continue strongly to suppor... [Full Article...]

United States faces tough call in shooting Kim's missiles down

United States faces tough call in shooting Kim's missiles down American allies in Japan and South Korea were also caught off guard, as were China and Russian Federation. He did not elaborate. According to state news media, President Xi Jinping has said that THAAD will not solve the North Korea problem, and accused the us of "using responding to a threat as a pretext to unilaterally deploy missile defense systems in Europe and Asia, causing serious har... [Full Article...]


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