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Jaitley heckled during address on bullet train at seminar in Delhi

Jaitley heckled during address on bullet train at seminar in Delhi Jaitley then told him, "Be a little serious, please". The Finance Minister said that he has taken a note of what this man had to say and now he should be serious. On Saturday, Jaitley had announced that the government will extend theterm of Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian by one year till October 2018. [Full Article...]

Mexico quake toll climbs to 292

Mexico quake toll climbs to 292 National Civil Defense chief Luis Felipe Puente said 169 deaths were registered in the capital, adding on Twitter that 73 people were killed in the state of Morelos, 45 in Puebla, 13 in Mexico State, six in Guerrero and one in Oaxaca in Tuesday's quake. [Full Article...]

China tells Japan not to abandon dialogue over North Korea

China tells Japan not to abandon dialogue over North Korea China accounts for around 90 per cent of North Korea's trade, so Beijing's cooperation is critical to any efforts to derail Pyongyang's development of nuclear weapons and long-range missiles. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho wouldn't have spoken without approval from Pyongyang's top leadership when he suggested to reporters in NY on Friday that the country could conduct an atmospheri... [Full Article...]

Defying Trump, Iran says will boost missile capabilities

Defying Trump, Iran says will boost missile capabilities Iranian media outlets are calling the new missile "long-range" - but by most standards, it would be considered a medium-range ballistic missile. The prospect of Washington reneging on the deal has anxious some of the USA allies that helped negotiate it, especially as the world grapples with North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile development. [Full Article...]

Maria's death toll climbs to 10 in Puerto Rico

Maria's death toll climbs to 10 in Puerto Rico Christina Villalba, an official for the island's emergency management agency, said there is urgency to evacuate the residents to safer ground to prevent casualties. "We lost our house, it was completely flooded", said resident Carmen Gloria Lamb, a resident near the rain-swollen Guajataca. Rossello said Maria would clearly cost more than the previous major storm to wallop the island, Hurricane G... [Full Article...]

Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar; Army blames Rohingya 'militants'

Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar; Army blames Rohingya 'militants' According the Myanmar Army the murders have been carried out by Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA). The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) is the group whose attacks on police posts triggered an army backlash so brutal that the United Nations believes it amounts to ethnic cleansing of the Muslim minority. [Full Article...]

Minister Says Iran's New Ballistic Missile 'Strategic Weapon'

Minister Says Iran's New Ballistic Missile 'Strategic Weapon' The ballistic missile is capable of carrying multiple warheads, Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh, a senior commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Division, told the media on Friday. "We will promote our defensive and military power as much as we deem necessary", Rouhani said. Iran's defence minister said on Saturday foreign pressures would not affect Iran's mis... [Full Article...]

More than 34000 flee Bali volcano amid eruption fears

More than 34000 flee Bali volcano amid eruption fears Authorities warned tourists and residents to avoid camping or hiking within a 9 kilometer radius of the volcano's crater as seismic activity rattled some areas and smoke rose above one of the world's most popular tourist hubs. Officials have said there is no current danger to people in other parts of Bali. Lava traveled 7.5 kilometers (4.7 miles) and ash reached Indonesia's capital, Jakarta, abo... [Full Article...]

Despite setbacks, Republicans 'still working' on health care push

Despite setbacks, Republicans 'still working' on health care push John McCain announced last Friday that he couldn't in "good conscience" support the legislation. "President Trump and I are undeterred". "Great for Arizona. "It's very hard for me to envision a scenario where I would end up voting for this bill", Collins told CNN's Jake Tapper on "State of The Union". [Full Article...]

Militant killed in J&K gunfight

Militant killed in J&K gunfight According to media reports, three terrorists are believed to be trapped. "The security personnel were assisted by army helicopters in locating the position of militants", they said. Throughout the day, the area rattled with gunfire and explosions. "One militant has been killed in the operation". Therefore keeping in view the sanctity of the mosque a J&K Police team entered into the mosque and ... [Full Article...]

Para fugir do sufoco, Coritiba recebe o Botafogo neste domingo

Para fugir do sufoco, Coritiba recebe o Botafogo neste domingo O Botafogo embarcou na tarde deste sábado para o Paraná com um desfalque. Marcelo Oliveira não poderá contar novamente com o atacante Kleber, envolvido em várias confusões dentro e fora de campo. Caso não joguem, Rafael Longuine e Henrique Almeida completarão o trio de atacantes com Rildo. Eliminado da Copa do Brasil e fora da Libertados, ao Botafogo restou focar no Brasileirão . [Full Article...]

Morreu Manuel Martins, bispo emérito de Setúbal

Morreu Manuel Martins, bispo emérito de Setúbal Já nessa altura, a região era onde se registavam as taxas mais altas de desemprego em Portugal. Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa considera que D. Manuel Martins "representou, para a Igreja Portuguesa, a projeção da linhagem do senhor D. A diocese sublinha que Manuel Martins foi o primeiro bispo de Setúbal, nomeado em 1975. António Costa salientou a " grande referência da consciência social ", do bi... [Full Article...]

North Korea Threatens Hydrogen-Bomb Test Over Pacific Ocean, Says WSJ

North Korea Threatens Hydrogen-Bomb Test Over Pacific Ocean, Says WSJ Last month, the U.S. announced sanctions against five Chinese companies and one individual, two Singapore-based companies and three Russian citizens, which it accused of supporting North Korea's nuclear weapons programme. "I am now thinking hard about what response he could have expected when he allowed such eccentric words to trip off his tongue", Kim said. Calling Mr. [Full Article...]

Oil Spills From Pipeline After Syria Army Retakes Oil Field From ISIS

Oil Spills From Pipeline After Syria Army Retakes Oil Field From ISIS Major-General Igor Konashenkov said in a statement that a representative of the United States military command in Al Udeid, the American operations centre in Qatar, had been " told in no uncertain terms that any attempts to open fire from areas where SDF fighters are located would be quickly shut down". [Full Article...]

Travel ban may hit more countries

Travel ban may hit more countries U.S. President Donald Trump is considering replacing his temporary travel ban on people from six predominantly Muslim countries with an order targeted at countries that have not satisfied U.S. In the meantime, the Department of Homeland Security undertook a 50-day review of some 17 countries seen as deficient in establishing the identities of their own people, cooperating on terror threat informat... [Full Article...]

Rohingya Issue: Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi Disappointed with Suu Kyi

Rohingya Issue: Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi Disappointed with Suu Kyi Rohingya refugee children are seen at one of the squalid refugee camps in Bangladesh near the Myanmarese border on September 22, 2017. But Bangladesh border guards said they have seen no boats carrying Rohingya on the Naf river, which marks the Myanmar border, or in the Bay of Bengal for at least three days. [Full Article...]

Alemanha vai às urnas para eleger primeiro-ministro; Merkel é favorita

Segundo as últimas pesquisas eleitorais, Angela Merkel do partido CDU (União Democrata-Cristã) é a favorita entre os 61,5 milhões de eleitores escolham. O partido de extrema-direita e ultranacionalista pode conquistar uma vaga no Parlamento pela primeira vez desde que o nazismo deixou o poder no país. [Full Article...]

Had the best time hosting Global Citizen Festival: Priyanka

Had the best time hosting Global Citizen Festival: Priyanka Priyanka Chopra looked like she'd just stepped off a bus from the '60s when she took to the stage at the Global Citizen Festival in New York City 's Central Park on Saturday. Swipe left for more from today! The Indian diva, who has now become a household name in the USA after the success of her global debut in the series Quantico, was seen wearing a floral dress and a boot that matched her st... [Full Article...]

Nuclear weapons won't bring security for North Korea: Tillerson

Russia has condemned North Korea's latest missile test over mainland Japan, but said it is in favour of political and diplomatic settlement "on the basis of the Russian-Chinese road map". The area isn't where natural earthquakes normally occur. There have been so many rounds of sanctions against North Korea that it can be hard to keep track. [Full Article...]

Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear site

China also will ban textile imports from the North, the ministry said. Mr Trump later used his speech to the UN General Assembly to tell the world he would "totally destroy" North Korea if the U.S. South Korea's presidential office said in a statement that a handful of its government agencies "still maintain [the quake] was natural and not from an explosion". [Full Article...]


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