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World News Kerala floods: UAE extends $100 million for rebuilding
Author: 0 Kerala floods: UAE extends $100 million for rebuilding

Indian army, Air Force, Navy and National Disaster Response Force are carrying out rescue and relief operations across the 14 districts of Kerala affected by floods. On the group, we found which agency or state could carry out the job, who was nearest or who could drop the supplies and conduct rescue operations. This note on the mossy roof of a two-storeyed building at Paravoor near Kochi can be read by personnel from helicopters engaged in rescue operations.

World News Man Admits To Killing Pregnant Wife, Claims Wife Killed 2 Daughters
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He is being held without bond and is due in court Tuesday morning. Chris Watts , 33, was arrested in connection with their deaths but has not been formally charged. Online, Shanann had gushed about her relationship with Watts, calling him the "best dad us girls could ask for". After a multiday investigation, Christopher Watts confessed to killing his wife, loading the bodies into his truck and driving to an oil work site, where he left them.

World News Leadership challenge: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull declares spill, Peter Dutton nominates
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Do you think Dutton should challenge Turnbull for leadership? "Isn't it the case that when-ever it comes to a choice between his principles and his job, this Prime Minister stands for nothing at all", Mr Shorten said. "It's not about him, it's not about me". However, he declined to elaborate on the comment when quizzed by reporters yesterday and Ms Bishop later said she understood he had not said it.

World News Leadership spill declared in Australia
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He called a spill in February 2015, but it wasn't until September that Malcolm Turnbull finally moved after Abbott had lost 32 Newspolls in a row. Mr Turnbull said yesterday company tax cuts remained on the parliamentary agenda, but there were reports he meant to put a plan to ditch the policy to last night's meeting.

World News Spain terror alert: man armed with knife shot dead at police station
Author: 0 Spain terror alert: man armed with knife shot dead at police station

The man shouted "Allah" and other words that police officers did not understand, Comes said, adding that Spanish intelligence services are helping with the investigation. This month Barcelona commemorated the first anniversary of an Islamist assault in which a young man drove a van down a busy central boulevard, killing 14 and injuring more than 100 in Spain's worst attack in more than a decade.

World News Families separated by Korean War allowed brief reunions in the North
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Hugging the woman he'd last seen when he was 4, Ri showed his mother a photo of her late husband, who had stayed behind in North Korea with him after being separated from his wife while fleeing south. Who is attending the meeting? "It is a shame for both governments in the South and the North that numerous families have passed away without knowing whether or not their lost relatives were alive", he said.

World News Smog, smoke prompt Spare the Air alert for Sunday
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Some portions of the B.C. interior scored as low as 0 on the Breezometer Monday morning. Saxton said those with medical conditions should stay indoors and avoid outdoor activities. The alert is the result of smoke from Canadian wildfires drifting across the region. Late last week, the smoke reached into the neighbouring provinces of Alberta and affected air quality into parts Saskatchewan and even Winnipeg, Manitoba, a city about 2,000km (1,240 miles) to the east.

World News President Trump Attacks Report On White House Counsel's Cooperation With Mueller
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Over the weekend, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to attack Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe. Citing a dozen current and former White House officials and others briefed on the matter, the paper said White House Counsel Donald McGahn had shared information, some of which the investigators would not have known about.

World News Donald Trump's Social Media Solution? A Free-For-All For Both 'Good And Bad'
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Facebook , YouTube and other platforms have recently moved to ban Jones and InfoWars for promoting harassment and hate speech. They have banned a number of pages and accounts in recent weeks for being involved in activity meant to disrupt the midterm elections, and nearly all of the major platforms removed content from Alex Jones , the far-right conspiracy theorist, this month over what they called hateful and violent speech.

World News Shots Fired at Gate of US Embassy in Turkey
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Unknown attackers fired shots at a security booth outside the U.S. Embassy in Turkey's capital early Monday, but U.S. officials said no one was hurt. "We have no reports of any injuries and we are investigating the details", David Gainer, the embassy spokesperson, said.

World News Taliban fighters kidnap over 100 people after buses ambushed
Author: 0 Taliban fighters kidnap over 100 people after buses ambushed

Mohammad Yusouf Ayubi, the head of the provincial council in Kunduz province, says the insurgents stopped the buses near Khan Abad district. Taliban said that during the ceasefire , they will not attack the Afghan troops and other security forces but would defend themselves in case they came under attack.

World News Woman miraculously survives plunge off cruise ship
Author: 0 Woman miraculously survives plunge off cruise ship

Norwegian Cruise Line said the ship had been delayed amid the search and rescue operation. She fell from the Norwegian Star cruise ship, about 60 miles (97km) off Croatia's coast shortly before midnight on Saturday as the vessel was making its way to Venice.

World News New Zealand politician bikes to hospital before giving birth
Author: 0 New Zealand politician bikes to hospital before giving birth

She posted pictures of her and her partner enjoying the "beautiful Sunday morning" ride to the hospital to have her labor induced. "My partner and I cycled because there wasn't enough room in the vehicle for the support crew. "I just think it's just fantastic news, and we wish her all the very best". Others described the cycle as " crazy " and unsafe, suggesting that Genter could have injured herself and her baby.

Author: 0 Heavy smoke moving into Yakima Valley, visibility dropping, air quality "hazardous"

Sunday and run through 5 p.m. Wednesday for Western Washington. Smoke could worsen into unhealthy levels by Monday, the agency said. Everyone should stay indoors. Everyone should avoid all strenuous activity and close windows and doors, if possible, the Department of Ecology said. "The millions of vehicles on Bay Area roads during these hot summer months create unhealthy air quality and make breathing more hard for many", said Jack Broadbent, executive officer of the air district.

World News Mueller Wants Six Month Sentence For Papadopoulos
Author: 0 Mueller Wants Six Month Sentence For Papadopoulos

According to his plea agreement, Papadopoulos admitted to lying about the timing of his contacts with a professor, Joseph Mifsud , in London. Papadopoulos is set to be sentenced on September 7. "Instead of telling the truth, however, the defendant repeatedly lied throughout the interview in order to hide the timing and significance of information the defendant had received regarding the Russians possessing "dirt" on Hillary Clinton, as well as his own outreach to Russia on behalf of the ...

World News ICE Detained A Man Driving Pregnant Wife To Hospital
Author: 0 ICE Detained A Man Driving Pregnant Wife To Hospital

Agents left his wife at the gas station. Soon, multiple SUVs swooped in on them. The officers then asked for identification from both Arrona and his wife. Unfortunately, Carmen Venegas had to drive herself to the hospital to deliver her child. Now, Emilio Amaya García, Maria's lawyer, is asserting that Joel was not the person ICE was looking for and called the arrest "collateral".

World News Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani: 'Truth isn't truth'
Author: 0 Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani: 'Truth isn't truth'

Mayor", Todd insisted. "Yes", the president's lawyer insisted. "And when you tell me that, you know, he should testify because he is going to tell the truth and he shouldn't worry, that's so silly because it's somebody's version of the truth, not the truth".

World News Another trial awaits Manafort in September
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Manafort is accused of hiding from the IRS millions that he made advising Russia-backed politicians in Ukraine, and then lying to banks to get loans when the money dried up. Why do you suppose seven news organizations-all liberal, presumably-wanted to know who the jurors are and where they live? Trump on Friday issued a fresh defense of Manafort and called him a "very good person".

World News N. Korea says U.S. 'responsible' for declaring end to war
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South Korea's presidential office said Friday that there appears to be change and progress in North Korea-U.S. relations and expressed hope for good results. Though China has repeatedly said it enforces United Nations resolutions on North Korea, it has also said it has the right to conduct what it calls "normal trade" with the country in areas that fall outside the scope of the sanctions.

World News More than two million Muslims begin Hajj pilgrimage
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Every able-bodied Muslim who has the means should perform the hajj at least once in their lifetime under a quota system. On Monday, pilgrims will climb nearby Mount Arafat for the climax of the hajj, praying and reading the Quran. Around the world, Muslims will mark the end of hajj with a celebration called Eid al-Adha. Authorities are able to locate those in need through the app.

World News White House lawyer Donald McGahn 'cooperating extensively' with Robert Mueller
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This morning, in a firestorm of tweets directed toward Special Counsel Robert Mueller and the Russian Federation investigation, President Trump issued one statement that is as outlandish and as confrontational as they come. The Times report noted that Mcgahn also cooperated with Mueller because he feared Trump was setting him up to take a fall over obstruction of justice charges and drew parallels to John Dean , the White House lawyer for former President Richard Nixon .

World News Trump military parade plans unravel over costs
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Mr. Trump said he would instead attend an event at Andrews Air Force Base on another day and travel to Paris for the November 11 events marking the centennial of the end of fighting in World War I. A massive parade down the streets of Washington is an expensive endeavor, which would include a large-scale security operation on top of the other costs to put it on this fall.

World News US Cuts $230 Million to Syria, Ties Future Rebuilding Funds to Peace
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Acting U.S. Assistant Secretary David Satterfield said the United States and other countries would not contribute to Syria's full reconstruction until there was a "credible and irreversible" political process underway to end the conflict. McGurk added the decision to cancel the $230 million funds would not diminish the US role as the top global player in northeast Syria. "There is not going to be, by global agreement, reconstruction assistance to Syria unless the United Nations - not Moscow, ...

World News Fresh quake of magnitude 6.3 rocks Indonesia's Lombok island
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No injuries or damage were immediately reported. The Hawaii-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said there was "no tsunami threat because the quake is located too deep inside the Earth". A magnitude 7.0 quake on August 5 damaged tens of thousands of homes and displaced several hundred thousand people on Lombok . The epicenter was located 270km east of Levuka in Fiji and 443km west of Neiafu in Tonga.

World News In New Tape, Lara Trump Offers Omarosa Manigault Newman
Author: 0 In New Tape, Lara Trump Offers Omarosa Manigault Newman "Hush Money"

She's already dribbled out audio recordings of conversations, and video clips, texts or email could follow, according to the person who described what Manigault Newman has called a multimedia "treasure trove". When Omarosa was sacked by the White House Chief of Staff in December of 2017, my entire family was concerned for her because we had no idea about the basis of her dismissal.