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by | October 15, 2017 | 01:15

In the latest incident of cross-border firing, two people, including a six-year-old girl, were injured when Indian troops resorted to unprovoked firing from across the border at the restive Line of Control (LoC). Another six were injured. These back to back violations by the Pakistani Army near the residential area by the LoC, has forced the residents to flee the area and move to places far from border to save their lives.

by | October 15, 2017 | 01:15

Modi also said that many top level officials of civil services are students of Patna University . But three prominent alumnus of PU - former Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha, BJP MP from Patna Sahib Shatrughan Sinha and RJD chief Lalu Prasad, all vocal critics of Modi, did not attend the programme due to not being "invited properly".

by | October 15, 2017 | 01:13

This notice will take effect on 31 December, 2018. The U.S. decision, announced Thursday, to withdraw from UNESCO over what the State Department calls "anti-Israel bias" and a need for "fundamental reform" is the latest chapter in America's surprisingly contentious relationship with the Paris-based agency best known for its cultural preservation work and list of protected World Heritage sites .

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:10

The NFL said in a statement that Trump statement in the tweet is "not accurate". Wasn't it marvelous that the owners and players were so united? First, Trump issued a "big salute" to Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones for saying he'd bench anybody who did not stand, before questioning the NFL's special tax status, saying this should be revoked if players continued "disrespecting our Anthem, Flag and Country".

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:00

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by | October 13, 2017 | 00:44

They will face New Zealand in a two-legged tie, the victor of which will earn a spot at the World Cup . "We knew what was happening in the other matches, we were playing with [the knowledge of] the other results and in that moment [I tried] to transmit that [to Peru]", The Telegraph quotes him as saying.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:42

Cairo is now leading efforts to heal a decade-long political split between Gaza-based Hamas and the West Bank-based Fatah movement of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. Yahya Sinwar, Hamas's acting chief in Gaza, for his part, congratulated Abbas on the watershed agreement. Faced with increasing isolation and a severe electricity shortage, Hamas has reached out to Cairo for help, hoping to have the Rafah border with Egypt opened.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:42

Stephen Harper says he believes Donald Trump is genuinely willing to pull the plug on the North American Free Trade Agreement . In comments made at the White House with Justin Trudeau, prime minister of Canada , ahead of the start of fourth round of talks, Trump warned it was "possible" that the U.S.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:39

Maerov said that he had been prepared to investigate O'Connor's allegations but that Harvey Weinstein's lawyers told him she had withdrawn her complaint as part of a settlement. "No one wants to see your dick in any context", she says. Police in NY tell the BBC they are looking to speak to an individual regarding an allegation against Weinstein dating from 2004.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:42

Jones, a former punk musician, frequently recruited young women and spread ISIS propaganda online. According to the british press, Sally Jones, renamed the " white widow " by the media in the country, was killed by a drone an american in Syria.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:42

By moving unilaterally to scrap the agreement against the advice of many members of his own cabinet, the other nations that signed the deal, and most of the world, Trump is "undermin [ing] the credibility of the United States in all manner of negotiations, making it unlikely-to take just one unsafe example-the standoff with North Korea will be resolved by peaceful means".

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:01

Last week, a US consulate employee in Istanbul was arrested on charges of links to a cleric blamed for last year's failed coup, a move condemned by Washington as baseless and damaging to ties between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies.

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:01

Ophelia is now located across the north-central Atlantic Ocean, roughly 2400 miles from the Grand Strand. It has maximum sustained winds of 70 mph - an increase of 10 mph from its update six hours earlier - and is traveling southeast at 3 mph.

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:00

Iran said Tuesday that the United States would be siding with the Islamic State group if it designated the Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist organisation. "We have all options on the table". "Unlike the pre-deal era when the whole world was united against Iran, the world is now united against the United States, particularly so because Trump's measures regarding other worldwide agreements has sparked global opposition", former Iranian diplomat Javid Ghorban Oghli said in an op-ed written ...

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:56

Both Trump and Corker entered politics after careers as business executives, both in real estate and construction, and their shared backgrounds gave them a level of mutual understanding at a time when few in Congress can claim to understand the president's motivations.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:54

The briefing by his defence secretary James Mattis and top military officer General Joseph Dunford "focused on a range of options to respond to any form of North Korean aggression or, if necessary, to prevent North Korea from threatening the United States and its allies with nuclear weapons", according to a brief statement from the White House.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:29

Lauding the kind of attention Union Information and Broadcast Minister Smriti Irani has given to Amethi , Shah said, "For the first time I am seeing that the winning candidate is missing from its constituency and a defeated candidate is giving time to the people".

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:30

Weinstein donated to both of their presidential campaigns , as well as the Democratic Party at-large, and both remained uncharacteristically silent on the matter until Tuesday, when Clinton's office issued a statement. The former presidential candidate began her remarks by offering her sympathy for those impacted by the wildfires throughout wine country and her gratitude to the first responders.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:31

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has made himself desperately unpopular in Washington by isolating himself, consolidating power, and leaving dozens of critical diplomatic posts unfilled-a toxic dynamic that current and former career civil and foreign service officers say is crippling the agency.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:35

There were also fires in Lake and Mendecino counties. Santa Rosa , the largest city in the fire area with a population of about 175,000, was hit hard. The nearest shelter is the Santa Rosa Vets Memorial Building at 1351 Maple Ave. Evacuation centers were set up at the Napa County Fairgrounds at 1435 North Oak St.in Calistoga and CrossWalk Community Church at 2590 First St.in Napa .