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Injured As Police Lathi Charge Protesting Students At BHU


Students of the University went on protest after a woman student of the Arts Faculty was harassed by three men on a motorcycle inside the campus as she was returning to her hostel, but the security guard allegedly did not do anything to stop the accused. Read More »

Quake detected near North Korea nuclear test zone 'occurred naturally'


The restrictions announced Saturday do not apply to crude oil, which makes up the biggest share of energy exports to the North. Beijing has cut off imports of coal, iron ore, seafood and other goods in line with United Nations sanctions. US officials would not confirm that. China, one of five permanent council members with power to veto UN action, agreed to the measure after the United States toned down a proposal for a complete oil embargo. Read More »

Iran says it does not expect United States to leave nuclear deal

Forty-two states put their names on the pact within an hour after a signing ceremony opened, and more were added afterward. There is plenty of proof that Iran is not complying, and the president has told his Cabinet leaders in no uncertain terms to bring him reasons for not certifying. Read More »

Russia Threatens to Target US Forces in Syria


The Russian Defence Ministry yesterday said the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) had taken up positions on the eastern banks of the Euphrates with U.S. Three troops from the special operations forces were injured, but the Russian forces suffered no fatalities, Rudskoy said. The meeting reportedly involved a discussion of what forces were position around the eastern Syrian city of Deir ez-Zor, which is expected to be where ISIS makes its last stand against the USA - and ... Read More »

Mann ki Baat completes 3 years: Highlights of PM Modi's radio address

Here are the highlights of PM's Mann ki Baat ... Narendra Modi Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi asked people to buy one Khadi item on this Gandhi Jayanti and help the poor. India's former President Shriman Abdul Kalamji used to speak of Nanaji's contribution in rural development while talking to youth. "Run for Unity events should be organised in all the cities across India". Read More »

North Korean official insults Trump, touts nuclear program in United Nations speech


The rhetorical battle came as outside experts say North Korea is getting closer to achieve its long-stated goal of building nuclear-armed missiles capable of hitting anywhere on the USA mainland. The U.S. Geological Survey and Japan's Meteorological Agency both detected the tremor but said they could not judge the cause. The most recent exchange of expletives began when Trump addressed the United Nations General Assembly for the first time on Tuesday. Read More »

At the United Nations, Trump tries to out-bluff 'rocket man'


However, Kim's foreign minister, Ri Yong-ho, said in televised remarks North Korea could consider a hydrogen bomb test of an unprecedented scale on the Pacific Ocean. South Korea , Russia and China all urged calm. Until now, the North has not tested its missiles and nuclear weapons together, opting instead to fire them separately - the missiles above ground and the nuclear weapons below. Read More »

Big four banks scrap ATM fees


After the Commonwealth Bank took the step to scrap the controversial fee Westpac, ANZ and the NAB soon followed suit on Sunday for their ATMs across the country. ANZ Group Executive Fred Ohlsson said the fee would be dropped on its more than 2300 machines from early October. "This is the latest in a suite of initiatives by banks to create better products and services for customers and boost customer choice, including reducing interest rates on credit cards and offering fee-free transaction ... Read More »

After quakes, Mexico volcano spews vapor and ash


The United States Geological Survey reports of a 6.2 magnitude quake that hit Mexico's southern state of Oaxaca, Sputnik reported. The time is nearing when rescuers will be replaced by bulldozers to clear the rubble, but officials insisted it is still a rescue operation. Read More »

Iran nuclear deal cannot be renegotiated: Rouhani


General Assembly on Tuesday where he mocked Kim as a "Rocket Man" on a "suicide mission", and said that if "forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea". He said that at the meeting there was "a good opportunity to meet, shake hands" and "the tone was very matter-of-fact, there was no yelling". "We are fully compliant with the JCPOA ". Read More »

Rouhani refers to Trump as 'rogue newcomer' over nuke deal


But Rouhani told reporters the deal can't be "amended or changed". NPR's Michele Kelemen reports . MICHELE KELEMEN, BYLINE: Hi, Ailsa. "Who knows. Stranger things have happened". " I have decided ", Trump told reporters Wednesday. In criticizing North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un , Trump said, "Rocket man is on a suicide mission", and warned that the US may be forced to "totally destroy" the rogue nation. Read More »

Iran pushes back on Trump's United Nations attack


The deal was "overwhelmingly applauded by the worldwide community and endorsed as part of Resolution 2231" adopted by the Security Council, Rouhani told the General Assembly. If the U.S.is serious about non-proliferation, it should use the Iran deal to resolve other complex worldwide conflicts. "I think it would be a mistake just to abandon the nuclear agreement without anything else", French President Emmanuel Macron told reporters earlier Wednesday. Read More »

North Korea threatens of hydrogen bomb test in Pacific Ocean


Tillerson won't say what the US response would be if Kim's government tested a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean. "We have a lot of firepower, more than he has, times 20 - but we don't want to use it", he added. Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told reporters in Tokyo that the statement was provocative and unacceptable. In an aggressive speech, Trump said he may be forced to "destroy" North Korea, referring to the country's leader as " Rocket Man ". Read More »

Senator McCain to vote against Obamacare repeal: statement


Late Saturday, six associations representing US doctors, hospitals and insurers said they opposed the bill because it would cause patients with pre-existing conditions to lose coverage and result in more expensive health insurance. Regarding Murkowski, he tweeted that in Alaska: "Deductibles high, people angry!" Murkowski hasn't committed on the bill. President Donald Trump has been a strong critic of the bill, pointing to the increase in premiums in many states and the lack of choice for ... Read More »

Protesters rally against Iranian president at United Nations


But if a collapse in the Iran deal damages the credibility of any USA counteroffer to North Korea, might the diplomatic route fail and leave the threat of devastating conflict? The foreign minister said he accepted the USA position that Iran's behaviour in the Middle East had not improved since the deal - but added there was no hope of it changing its ways if the accord fell. Read More »

Trump and Kim are like 'children in a kindergarten': Russian Federation


Trump had said in the speech he would destroy North Korea. China has by far the most influence over North Korea, providing an economic lifeline, but fears the consequences if Kim Jong-Un's state collapses. threats of waging a war on the Korean Peninsula do not lead to defusing the tensions in the Asian region, RT news reported. Russian Federation also condemned unilateral US sanctions on Iran, saying the move would undermine a collective response to Tehran. Read More »

North Korea may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific


China also will ban textile imports from the North, the ministry said. Later, the China Earthquake Administration revised its estimation, saying the quake was not a nuclear detonation. North Korea's foreign minister, Ri Yong Ho, had accused Trump of being "a mentally deranged person full of megalomania" who is holding "the nuclear button". Read More »

Earthquake In North Korea Sets Off Alarm And Speculation


A small quake near North Korea's nuclear test site on Saturday was probably not manmade, the nuclear proliferation watchdog and a South Korean official said, easing fears Pyongyang had exploded another nuclear bomb just weeks after its last one. Read More »

"The Price Is Right" just made history with its luckiest day ever


The historic happenings on the day of Drew Carey's 10th Anniversary hosting the show were either some of the best luck ever or some kind of happy conspiracy. history!" With all three having to re-spin the wheel, the first two contestants, Wilbert and Charlotte, both hit $1 on their second spin. The Price is Right is in its 46th season and airs from 11 a.m.to noon weekdays on CBS North Carolina. Read More »

Mississippi State vs. Georgia football


Georgia should climb solidly into the Top 10 off this performance. Saturday's win marked the biggest margin of victory over MSU since a 47-0 shutout here in 1997. His 7.5 yards per carry leads the team (Nick Chubb is second at 6.6). Georgia held a lead the entire game but only held a 14-3 advantage at the half. Read More »

We produced doctors, engineers, Pakistan created terrorists: Sushma at UNGA


During her meetings with foreign ministers of other countries, Sushma Swaraj has emphasised on adoption of the Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism that India proposed way back in 1996. Her speech was hardly different from what she said in 2016. "Pakistan is responsible for aborting that peace process", she alleged. In a befitting reply, she thrashed Pakistan on the front of terrorism. Read More »

North Korea Says Pacific Test Of Nuclear Warhead Is Possible


Such a test would be considered a major provocation by the U.S., South Korea and Japan. Hours before Kim's statement , Trump announced stiffer new sanctions on North Korea as he met his South Korean and Japanese counterparts in NY. "But the president has made it very clear, as he did at the U.N. this week, that all options are on the table and we are simply not going to tolerate a rogue regime in Pyongyang obtaining usable nuclear weapons that could be mounted on a ballistic missile and ... Read More »

Critics fear Trump's attacks on Iran could backfire

Boris Johnson has warned the situation in North Korea is "very, very serious" after referring to Donald Trump's mockery of "Rocket Man" Kim Jong Un . But Trump has denounced the deal as an "embarrassment" to the United States and has accused Iran of breaking it in "spirit" by arming militant groups and destabilising the region. Read More »

India calls Pakistan 'Terroristan' in United Nations speech row


He also waned, "India does venture across the LoC, or acts upon its doctrine of "limited" war against Pakistan, it will evoke a strong and matching response". His mandate should flow from the longstanding but unimplemented resolutions of the Security Council", Abbasi said. India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi's aggressive behaviour against Pakistan also added fuel to the fire. Read More »

Baker Mayfield reminds Baylor who daddy is, threatens to spank them


Through three games with the 2017 Sooners, Mayfield has completed 76.8 percent of his passes for 1,046 yards, 10 touchdowns and no interceptions. That performance included letting Liberty's QB score a touchdown on a busted play, when he miscommunicated with his running back and probably would've been sacked by a competitive FBS defense. Read More »

North Korea quake might have been explosion

However, South Korea's weather agency said it was analysing the nature of the quake and its initial view was that it was a natural earthquake. The quake came after days of increasingly bellicose rhetoric between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's regime, as worldwide alarm mounts over Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions. Read More »

U.S. considers shooting down low-threat NK missiles


The conflict, often referred to as The Forgotten War , ended in an armed truce, not a peace treaty. The bombing run comes at a time of heightened tension between the USA and North Korea . Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho spoke to reporters in NY during the UN General Assembly shortly after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made an unprecedented televised statement, accusing Trump of being "mentally deranged". Read More »

Mexico hit by new 6.1 magnitude natural disaster


The agency issued an automated yellow alert, predicting that "some casualties and damage are possible and the impact should be relatively localized". It was among thousands of aftershocks recorded in the wake of that earlier quake, which was the most powerful to hit Mexico in 32 years and killed at least 96 people. Read More »

Tropical Storm Lee could be near hurricane strength by early next week


We remain confident that the storm won't have any real impact on SC. Maria is expected to move away from the Bahamas into the open waters of the western Atlantic today , according to the National Hurricane Center . Meanwhile, a high surf advisory was issued Saturday to start on Sunday for much of North Carolina coast. Maria is moving toward the north-northwest near 9 miles per hour, but a gradual turn to the north should begin on Saturday. Read More »

Amber Alert children located at Eufaula hotel Friday morning


Officers made contact with the mother of the children, Jamia Gadeaun, 40, and she was taken into custody without incident. According to the Eufaula police dept. Officers located Jaima and took her into custody. The children, age 6,8,10, and 12 were checked by Eufaula Fire Department personnel before being turned over to the Barbour County Department of Human Resources. Read More »