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Police to call up Mahathir over 'plot to topple Najib'

Police to call up Mahathir over 'plot to topple Najib' We had went through thick and thin together. "Now he (Mahathir) wants to pit me against Zahid". I once defended Zahid at the Bagan Datoh division. On the incessant attacks he received after the formation of his party, and even before, Mahathir said that the criticisms do not affect him and that it was part and parcel of politics. [Full Article...]

WEATHER: Slight chance of showers Sunday, likely storms Monday

WEATHER: Slight chance of showers Sunday, likely storms Monday This good news is once the rain clears out, we're in for a nice stretch of weather. On Thursday , it will be mostly sunny, with temperatures of 82 degrees, and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Expect a humid and muggy day with a high of 76 and a low of 63. Wednesday will be sunny with a high of 81 and a low of 62. Sunday evening will see a 20 percent chance of rain, as will Monday ... [Full Article...]

Rosenstein Says Trump Russia Probe Is Not a 'Fishing Expedition'

Rosenstein Says Trump Russia Probe Is Not a 'Fishing Expedition' President Trump could order Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller, to fire him, although Mr. Trump hasn't said at this point that he would do that. Rosenstein assured that journalists aren't his main focus, but he said the Justice Department is willing to prosecute anyone who is caught leaking - even members of Congress and the White House staff. [Full Article...]

Terror probe opened into Eiffel Tower incident

Terror probe opened into Eiffel Tower incident In custody, he said he wanted to commit "an attack against a soldier and had been in contact with a member of the jihadist group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant [ISIL] who encouraged him to take action", a separate source told AFP. Monuments in the French capital are occasionally evacuated for security reasons, as the country remains on alert after deadly attacks since 2015. A security sour... [Full Article...]

Mike Pence rips report he is considering run for presidency in 2020

Mike Pence rips report he is considering run for presidency in 2020 And Trump continues to face unfavorably approval ratings: According to HuffPost Pollster , which aggregates publicly available polling data, 58.6 percent of Americans say they disapprove of Trump's job performance, while 37.3 percent approve. [Full Article...]

ISIS militants still in Syria's Raqqa and 'they will likely die there'

ISIS militants still in Syria's Raqqa and 'they will likely die there' The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces militia (SDF) began a campaign to capture Raqqa from ISIS past year, slowly encircling the city before breaking into it for the first time in June. But, despite the success under Trump, rights groups have criticized the new strategy as having a deadlier impact on civilian life in ISIS-held territory. [Full Article...]

GST will impact govt welfare schemes: Chandrashekhar Rao

GST will impact govt welfare schemes: Chandrashekhar Rao They also criticised CM KCR's decision of approaching Supreme Court over GST on work contracts. "The levying of GST on government welfare programmes including drinking water projects, road and irigation schemes will be injustice", Rao said. [Full Article...]

Israel to close Al-Jazeera offices, take network off-air — BBCI

Israel to close Al-Jazeera offices, take network off-air — BBCI Al Jazeera, Kara adds "caused us to lose the lives of the best of our sons". Doha-based Al-Jazeera did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The head of the Israeli government press office (GPO), Dr Nitsan Hen, said that according to GPO rules, press cards would not be permitted if it could be a "risk to national security". [Full Article...]

Japan says time for 'effective pressure' on North Korea, not dialogue

Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha arrived in Manila on Saturday and held back-to-back bilateral talks with counterparts from Brunei, Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia. North Korea has repeatedly said it will never give up its nuclear arsenal, which it sees as a guarantee of its security. The resolution also prohibits any new joint business ventures with North Koreans, limits existing ones... [Full Article...]

USA pushes Asian nations on North Korea

Ahead of Sunday's talks, Tillerson visited the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial to pay tribute to more than 17,000 U.S. and Filipino servicemen who died fighting as allies during World War II. China, North Korea's only worldwide ally and a veto-wielding member of the UN Security Council, voted in favour of the resolution after negotiations with the United States that Ms Haley said were "t... [Full Article...]

Korea foreign minister heads for Manila

Korea foreign minister heads for Manila China is central to this drive and is the focus of other administration efforts - and some frustration, mostly displayed in tweets by President Donald Trump. McMaster, who told MSNBC news that the United States leader was reviewing plans for a "preventive war". After weeks of US frustration over China's reluctance to take action, Trump's strategy of relying on Beijing's help showed early sign... [Full Article...]

Dubai: Fire strikes another tower, no injury reported

Dubai: Fire strikes another tower, no injury reported On Friday, firefighters had to extinguish the fire in one of the tallest skyscrapers in the world - the tower Torch Tower, when too has done without victims. The Torch was also the scene of a 2015 fire that triggered a mass evacuation of surrounding buildings. The Abu Dhabi-based state-linked daily The National reported Sunday that residents of the Torch tower were informed in June that authorit... [Full Article...]

Syria Army Retakes Last Daesh-Held Town in Homs

Syria Army Retakes Last Daesh-Held Town in Homs The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitor, said the army had made "significant progress" south of Raqqa city. Almost half of Raqa, stronghold of the group islamic State in northern Syria is now controlled by the democratic Forces of syrian trained fighters arabs and kurds backed by the United States. [Full Article...]

Southeast Asia issues strong rebuke, warning to North Korea

Southeast Asia issues strong rebuke, warning to North Korea We do not seek a collapse of the regime. China has suggested the US and South Korea halt joint military exercises in exchange for a halt to North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile testing. House of Representatives' human rights commission held a hearing on alleged murders as part of President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs. It would also ban "the opening of new joint ventures or cooperative ... [Full Article...]

Man chuckles as he shoots, kills struggling hammerhead shark

Man chuckles as he shoots, kills struggling hammerhead shark South Florida animal activist Russ Rector says the person who took this video sent it to him and is now part of an investigation. The video was posted on social media recently and widely shared. Just last week, another video showed what is believed to be a shark being dragged behind a boat. It shows a hammerhead shark getting drowned in beer and is titled "who needs a beer bong?" "If you are... [Full Article...]

Kardashians Think Caitlyn Jenner Is a Transgender Traitor

Kardashians Think Caitlyn Jenner Is a Transgender Traitor What will happen to those now serving in combat is unclear, according to the paper. The U.S. military's top general reacted by saying that there would be no policy change until the Trump administration issued formal guidance to the Department of Defense. [Full Article...]

China, ASEAN Approve Framework of Code of Conduct in South China Sea

China, ASEAN Approve Framework of Code of Conduct in South China Sea Such issues as the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula and settlement of territorial disputes in the East Sea, terrorism, violent extremism, and cross-border crimes are expected to be deliberated at the event. A code of conduct has always been discussed, with both sides agreeing in 2002 on a loose set of guidelines known as the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the region. [Full Article...]

Toyota to take 5% stake in Mazda; to build joint plant

Toyota to take 5% stake in Mazda; to build joint plant The US plant would have the capacity to produce 300,000 vehicles a year and create 4,000 jobs, Bloomberg quoted people familiar with the matter as saying. There has been cut throat competition between various vehicle manufacturing companies to become the world's number one automobile maker company, especially after the joint venture of Japan-France alliance of Nissan-Renault and Volkswagen AG of G... [Full Article...]

Voting for Vice-Presidential election begins in Parliament

Naidu's victory has enabled the party (BJP) to boost its political standing in his southern home region - Andhra Pradesh - where it lacks a broad support base. He noted that the Rajya Sabha may be required to play an "even more important role" in the coming years to build a new and modern India. Congress and the Left parties congratulated M Venkaiah Naidu on his election as Vice-President on... [Full Article...]

Netanyahu's former aide to testify in bribery case

Netanyahu's former aide to testify in bribery case It was Harow's recordings of conversations between the Prime Minister and Yediot Aharonot publisher Arnon Mozes that is expected to lead to the indictment. In Case 1000, Netanyahu and his wife are suspected of receiving illicit gifts from billionaire benefactors, most notably hundreds of thousands of shekels' worth of cigars and champagne from the Israeli-born Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan . [Full Article...]


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