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Philippines Pres. prepared to kill his son

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President Rodrigo Duterte has revealed that the government is tracing the source of the terror funds and weapons acquired by the Maute group to stage a rebellion in Marawi . Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella urged the Filipino people who will be joining the nationwide protests to refrain from causing public inconvenience as they indulge in "healthy exercise of democracy". Read More »

Donald Trump signs executive order targeting North Korea's trading partners

China's Big Four state-owned banks have stopped providing financial services to new North Korean clients, Reuters reported last week, with some measures beginning as early as the end of previous year. "We must prevent the goods, funds, people, and technology necessary for nuclear and missile development from heading to North Korea", he said. In his maiden address to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday, Trump said that no nation on Earth has an interest in seeing "this band of criminals" arm ... Read More »

India raises infiltration issue along LoC with Pak at DGMO level meet

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In a strong reply to Pakistan's statement at the 36th Human Rights Council Sessions, Indian Foreign Service (IFS) Officer Dr. Vishnu Reddy said Pakistan has been the face of global terrorism. India then stressed that it was Pakistan that had provoked Indian soldiers by firing from across the border. On Friday morning, the troops exchanged fire in the Samba sector. Read More »

Security Council has run out of options concerning North Korea

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Haley's remarks came after she attended a ministerial meeting hosted by British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Myanmar on the sidelines of the U.N. The country said it was formulating plans to annihilate Guam, a Pacific island that hosts a significant United States military presence, and has fired multiple missiles over Japan. Read More »

Bengal panel to bat for Rohingyas in Supreme Court

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An estimated 40,000 Rohingya Muslims , including the petitioners, live in India and are registered with the United Nations refugee agency in India. Most Rohingya villages in Rathedaung, to the north, were targeted. The boat was bound for the violence-hit north, where a military campaign sparked by militant attacks has forced hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to flee the country. Read More »

6 civilians killed by BSF on Peace Day at LOC: DG ISPR

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Six innocent civilians were martyred in Indian unprovoked firing along the Working Boundary in Chappar, Harpal and Charwah Sector. The Indian DGMO also pointed out that the trend of infiltration alone the LoC continued with the active support of Pakistan forward posts which impacted peace. Read More »

Russian Federation slams Trump over Iran nuclear deal comments

In his United Nations speech, Trump also made harsh comments about North Korea, threatening to "totally destroy" the country if it needed to. China and Russian Federation - both permanent members of the UN Security Council - voted for the new sanctions against North Korea last week, but they are both against tough measures that will topple Kim Jong-un's regime and agreed to cooperate over the matter. Read More »

Trump 'deranged', says Kim as NKorea hints at Pacific H-bomb

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Trump's most senior cabinet members have joined him in NY for the United Nations meeting and a week of high-stakes diplomacy, and were on hand to reinforce his message. China is North Korea's closest ally and largest trading partner. But it also fears the consequences if the regime collapses, such as an exodus of refugees or a US-allied reunited Korea on its border. Read More »

Iranian president denounces Trump for 'ignorant, absurd and hateful rhetoric'

He later conceded that reports from the United Nations nuclear watchdog, the International Atomic Energy Agency, "continue to confirm that Iran is in technical compliance with the agreement". The ballistic missile, which has a range of 2,000 km (1,200 miles), is capable of carrying multiple warheads, Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh, a senior commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Division, told reporters. Read More »

Veterans, leaders urge United States to withdraw from Iran deal

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And, he stressed the United States will take a strong stance regarding threats such as North Korea and Iran . He promised to crush "loser terrorists". Even worse, pulling punches about the many outlandish elements of Trump's approach means throwing out every standard we have upheld about how USA presidents should behave. Read More »

Suspect, 18, charged with Parsons Green terror attack

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Hassan was arrested in Dover, Kent, at approximately 07:50hrs on Saturday, 16 September. He will appear before Westminster magistrates court on Friday afternoon, accused of attempting to murder passengers on the packed tube train and causing an explosion likely to kill or maim. Read More »

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Meets with US President Donald Trump

These measures should include "one to better control ballistic missiles and ballistic activities" and another to prolong the agreement beyond 2025, when limits on Iran's nuclear enrichment will start to expire. Tillerson said that "sunset provision" was "the most glaring flaw" and drew a parallel with North Korea where an agreement on dismantling its nuclear program collapsed in 2002. Read More »

Trump says he won't impose United States values overseas

However, "we must also speak the truth about Iran, as President Trump did so powerfully this morning", the Israeli leader asserted, noting the world's focus on the North Korean threat in recent months. They advocate a combination of public pressure, gradually increased sanctions and a reminder of the military option to convince Iran to agree to additional monitoring and safeguards. Read More »

Iran Unveils New Multiple Warhead Ballistic Missile

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Iran on Friday unveiled a new type of ballistic missile during a military march, with a 2000-km range and capable of carrying several warheads. According to him, the missile will be delivered to the air defense system of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. Read More »

Bands From Tropical Storm Jose Nearing New England Coast

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Wednesday night through Thursday , portions of coastal southeast New England may see bands of rain, possibly heavy at times. Tropical Storm Jose will remain well off the East Coast of the United States but will still produce a combination of coastal flooding, high surf, tropical-storm-force winds and rainfall, particularly in far southeastern New England. Read More »

Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) Upgraded by ValuEngine to "Buy"

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It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Therefore 54% are positive. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Monday, May 9 with "Equal-Weight". Therefore 94% are positive. Martin Midstream Partners LP had 11 analyst reports since September 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Also, major shareholder Arclight Capital Partners, Llc sold 20,526 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 3rd. Read More »

Insurance industry leaders denounce GOP's new proposed health care bill

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SHAPIRO: How does this bill compare to the other three that we've seen this year from Republicans? It would also eliminate the federal subsidies now given to people to help them purchase insurance on the individual market, and it would enable states to obtain waivers to allow insurers to charge people with pre-existing conditions more money. Read More »

United Nations options exhausted on Korean Peninsula issue: Haley

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Ms. Haley added that, "None of us want war". North Korea will be high on the agenda during the U.N. General Assembly session in NY this coming week. For his part, Trump tweeted Sunday morning that he spoke with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, and in the tweet referred to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as "Rocket Man". Read More »

Chinese Foreign Minister Warns Against N. Korea at UN

China's central bank has reportedly ordered the country's other banks to stop conducting business with North Korea. The document asked banks to fully implement United Nations sanctions against North Korea and warned of economic losses and reputational risks to banks that did not do so. Read More »

Esure Group PLC's (ESUR) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital

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The stock increased 0.20% or $0.07 on September 21, reaching $34.24. About 56,363 shares traded. It has underperformed by 1.20% the S&P500. Sentinel Lba reported 12,500 shares stake. Sustainable Growth Advisers Lp holds 2.27% or 839,366 shares. United Kingdom-based Lmr Prtn Ltd Liability Partnership has invested 0.09% in DFS Furniture PLC (LON:DFS). Read More »

Khoza on why she left the ANC

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Dlamini-Zuma's move to Parliament has sparked rumours of another reshuffle of the national executive to accommodate her in President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet. Meanwhile, ANC presidential hopeful and Housing Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu expressed regret at Khoza's decision last night in a conversation with eNCA's Vuyo Mvoko, saying she missed an opportunity to have a conversation with her in a bid to persuade her to stay within the party. Read More »

BJP To Field Swarn Singh Salariya From Vinod Khanna's Gurdaspur Seat

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In 1999, he was re-elected to the Lok Sabha from the same constituency. Gandhi met Amarinder Singh, Jakhar and Pratap Singh Bajwa earlier. Her name being dropped for the list came as a shock to several senior BJP leaders in the state and might even cause a rift in the party cadres, said a BJP leader from Pathankot. Read More »

Is Jimmy Kimmel right about Obamacare repeal bill's failings?

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He'd sign copies of the Qur'an at the Barnes & Nobel in Fallujah if it meant he could get rid of Obamacare ". One casual reference by Kimmel during his first monologue acknowledged he knew how many people would see it. His almost 5-month-old son, William "Billy" Kimmel , was born with congenital heart disease and had to undergo open-heart surgery at just 3 days old. Read More »

Ak Steel Holding Corporation - AKS - Stock Price Today

Meadow Creek Investment Management LLC now owns 16,016 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $115,000 after buying an additional 2,044 shares during the last quarter. To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS ), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down the road. Read More »

Trump signs new executive sanctions on North Korea

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Mr Trump said he would be discussing the move with Japan and South Korea in an attempt to enforce a blanket ban on those doing business with North Korea. The measures could be applied to firms across the construction, energy, financial services, fishing, information technology, manufacturing, medical, mining, textiles, or transportation sectors. Read More »

Uber stripped of licence to operate in London

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Theoretically, that means you won't be able to call an Uber, when its current licence expires on 30 September. Another point notes Uber's use of the Greyball software in London , which TfL claims can be used to block regulatory bodies from gaining full access to the Uber app, and therefore prevent officials from undertaking law enforcement duties. Read More »

Boy dies in hospital after being found inside auto

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David Hopkinson. The boy, believed to be two or three years old, was found in a vehicle parked at 299 Mill Road in Etobicoke at about 1:30 p.m. Thursday. Investigators remained at the scene late Thursday afternoon. Police have not revealed the relationship between the person in custody and the dead child. Read More »

Philly-Based Foreign Policy Expert Calls Trump UN Speech 'Clear And Direct'

Asked by CBS news whether Trump would withdraw the United States from the deal, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said that was a decicion for the president alone. We have noted and emphasized that the Trump administration has no desire to interfere in the domestic affairs of countries, or advocate how those countries should run their domestic affairs and impose American values on them. Read More »

Bengaluru: Kidnapped IT officer's son killed, four arrested

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Following this, when the boy didn't return home, parents got anxious and registered a missing complaint with police. On September 12, Sharath had take his new motorcycle for a ride. He warns his family that his kidnappers had weapons and were watching his sister too. The police found the victim's body near Rachenahalli lake. Sharath, a resident of Ullala, was kidnapped ten days ago; the abductors murdered the boy fearing police action. Read More »

Calcutta High Court snubs Mamata, allows October 1 immersion

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The Calcutta High Court on Thursday had allowed Durga idol's visarjan on Muharram on October 1. The State government ban was being seen by people at large as a means to appease the minority community whom the chief minister eyes as a major vote bank for her party. Read More »