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World News Indian PM Modi condemns Gadchiroli attack
Author: 0 Indian PM Modi condemns Gadchiroli attack

In similar incident earlier, naxals have allegedly set ablaze 27 machines and vehicles at a road construction site in Kurkheda of Gadchiroli district on Wednesday. Several more troopers were injured and the two vehicles were blown to pieces in the attack. The whole country is against the violence perpetrated by Maoists.

World News Tension grows between US and Russian Federation over Venezuela standoff
Author: 0 Tension grows between US and Russian Federation over Venezuela standoff

But by late afternoon, numerous protesters in the capital Caracas were drifting home. Maduro's forces began fighting back against pro-Guaido supporters. In turn, the United States has accused Moscow of interfering in the South American country, an ally of Russian Federation since the time of Maduro's predecessor and mentor, the late President Hugo Chavez.

World News Barr Says he Was Surprised by Mueller Decision
Author: 0 Barr Says he Was Surprised by Mueller Decision

A couple weeks after receiving Mueller's complaints, Barr was asked at a House hearing about reports that members of the special counsel's team were "frustrated at some level with the limited information included" in the letter Barr sent to Congress detailing Mueller's principal conclusions.

World News Could Williamson now be JAILED? Calls for a police investigation into leak
Author: 0 Could Williamson now be JAILED? Calls for a police investigation into leak

But Scotland Yard said in a statement that it was a matter for the National Security Council and the Cabinet Office, and it was not carrying out an investigation. May appointed global development minister Penny Mordaunt to succeed Williamson as defense secretary, and named prisons minister Rory Stewart to Mordaunt's former role.

World News China to UK: Avoid bias in 5G development
Author: 0 China to UK: Avoid bias in 5G development

The ambassador wrote that "c$3 ountries of global influence, like the United Kingdom, make decisions independently and in accordance with their national interests", and that "w$3 hen it comes to the establishment of the new 5G network, the United Kingdom is
in the position to do the same again by resisting pressure, working to avoid interruptions and making the right decision independently based on its national interests and in line with its need for long-term development".

World News US Welcomes Move To Designate Masood Azhar As Global Terrorist
Author: 0 US Welcomes Move To Designate Masood Azhar As Global Terrorist

Syed Akbaruddin , India's ambassador to the United Nations , took to Twitter to announce the UN's decision. In 2009, India had moved a proposal by itself to designate Azhar. Indian foreign ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar said the decision by the United Nations to proscribe Azhar was "a step in the right direction to demonstrate the global community's resolve to fight against terrorism and its enablers".

World News Rahul Gandhi citizenship row: Congress releases documents to trash allegations
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi citizenship row: Congress releases documents to trash allegations

Citing Swamy's letter, the Home Ministry said it has been brought out that a company named Backops Ltd was registered in the United Kingdom in 2003 with Gandhi as one of its directors. "What nonsense is this", sister Priyanka Gandhi said in Varanasi. "The question of citizenship raised by the home ministry is based on authenticated documents", he said.

World News Suspected UAE spy kills himself in Turkish prison
Author: 0 Suspected UAE spy kills himself in Turkish prison

Hasan Sunday morning hanging from a bathroom door, the Istanbul chief public prosecutor's office said. The two men were charged with global, political and military espionage and sent to Silivri prison, west of Istanbul , according to AA.

World News Trump, Democratic leaders agree to spend $2T on US infrastructure
Author: 0 Trump, Democratic leaders agree to spend $2T on US infrastructure

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi left the White House meeting with an optimistic attitude, saying it had been constructive. Yes", he said. "Do I think there's more interest, especially on the Democrats' part, to make a show for trying to get a deal? Unlike the president's proposal-which initially was focused mostly on transportation projects, included relatively modest amounts of new federal spending, and contained a number of privatization and ...

World News WikiLeaks' Julian Assange faces sentencing over bail-jumping
Author: 0 WikiLeaks' Julian Assange faces sentencing over bail-jumping

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was sentenced to 50 weeks in jail Wednesday for jumping bail when he took refuge inside the Ecuadorean embassy in London. Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno said the country had withdrawn its offer of asylum and accused Assange of harassing embassy staff . Assange's barrister, Mark Summers, told the court that Assange had feared "further removal to Sweden and the US" if he was jailed in the United Kingdom - a fear that, ironically, is now coming to pass ...

World News Leave my country alone, Sri Lanka president tells ISIS
Author: 0 Leave my country alone, Sri Lanka president tells ISIS

Wearers of the hijab and the chador - which leave the face exposed - will be exempt, the government said . President Maithripala Sirisena also banned all kinds of face coverings that may hide people's identities. Elsewhere, more suspects were detained, bringing to 150 the number of people arrested since the bombings. His predecessor at the ministry of defence and law and order, Hemasiri Fernando, stepped down on Thursday in the wake of the attacks, which were claimed by the Islamic ...

World News Xi congratulates Japan's new emperor on ascension to the throne
Author: 0 Xi congratulates Japan's new emperor on ascension to the throne

The 59-year-old Naruhito succeeded his father, who is now known as Emperor Emeritus Akihito after his abdication on Tuesday. In his letter to Emperor Naruhito, PM Lee congratulated the monarch and said relations between Singapore and Japan are excellent, underpinned by many common interests, frequent high-level exchanges, robust economic links, and close people-to-people ties.

World News Afghan president calls for durable peace in consultative Loya Jirga
Author: 0 Afghan president calls for durable peace in consultative Loya Jirga

Imran Khan had recently in a statement said that the Afghanistan conflict has brought great suffering for both Afghanistan and Pakistan over last 40 years. He said Ambassador Wells held delegation-level talks at the ministry of foreign affairs with the Pakistan side led by Aftab Khokhar, Additional Secretary (Americas).

World News Trump Moves To Designate Muslim Brotherhood As Terror Group
Author: 0 Trump Moves To Designate Muslim Brotherhood As Terror Group

Morsi was a former leader in the Muslim Brotherhood . "According to a 2004 article by The Washington Post, supporters of the Brotherhood "make up the US Islamic community's most organised force" by running hundreds of mosques and business ventures, promoting civic activities, and setting up American Islamic organisations to defend and promote Islam".

World News Iran finance minister says he will visit North Korea
Author: 0 Iran finance minister says he will visit North Korea

But Bolton says that despite the agreement, signed a year before he joined the Trump administration, "no money was paid". He dismissed the foreign minister's comments as "completely ridiculous", arguing Mr Zarif's remarks were a "carefully prepared propaganda script".

World News Trump slams Fed for 'incessantly' raising interest rates
Author: 0 Trump slams Fed for 'incessantly' raising interest rates

Republican Senator Richard Shelby on Monday expressed concern about the "drip by drip" of negative news stories about Moore. "It looks like drip by drip" on Moore's prospects, Shelby said. If Moore is hoping to assure the president that he's still the supply-sider for the job - the White House announced Monday that it is reviewing Moore's columns for further moments of bigotry - the PBS interview certainly didn't help his cause.

World News Trump sues to block bank subpoenas
Author: 0 Trump sues to block bank subpoenas

Will Consovoy, Patrick Strawbridge and Marc Mukasey said the lawsuit is meant to protect Trump, his family and his business. Trump said the objective of the lawsuit is to make a clear distinction that Congress has no grounds to subpoena the family and its businesses.

World News Cyclone Fani set to hit Odisha on May 3, cause extensive damage
Author: 0 Cyclone Fani set to hit Odisha on May 3, cause extensive damage

The Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday announced an advance release of financial assistance for cyclone Fani of Rs 1,086 crore for the states affected by it. Similarly, Yellow warning has been issued for Boudh, Kalahandi, Sambalpur, Deogarh and Sundergarh districts on May 3 . Isolated extremely heavy rainfall has also been predicted for districts of Puri , Khurda , Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur , Dhenkanal, Jajpur , Bhadrak , Kendrapara , Balasore and Mayurbhanj on May 3 .

World News Biden holds first campaign rally in Pittsburgh-area union hall
Author: 0 Biden holds first campaign rally in Pittsburgh-area union hall

There will be plenty of time for the Kamala Harrises and the Beto O'Rourkes if, and only if, they can defeat President Trump. "Everybody knows who Donald Trump is", Biden said, drawing distinctions with Trump, whom he called the only president who "decided not to represent the whole country".

World News Rep. Steube: AG Barr 'certainly not fearful' to testify on Capitol Hill
Author: 0 Rep. Steube: AG Barr 'certainly not fearful' to testify on Capitol Hill

Mueller wrote the letter on March 27 just days after Barr issued a four-page memo that summarized what he said were the main conclusions of the Special Counsel's Russian Federation report, the Washington Post reports. He also suggested some initial redactions to avoid waiting for the entire report to be reviewed and redacted of certain information. Barr is scheduled to testify before the committee on Thursday, but the Department of Justice (DOJ) has voiced objections over the format of ...

World News Former police officer found guilty of murder in woman's shooting death
Author: 0 Former police officer found guilty of murder in woman's shooting death

Noor was convicted by a jury of third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter on Tuesday. The Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an unarmed woman in July 2017 was convicted of murder on Tuesday, the coda to a dramatic, years-long case that provoked global indignation and forced changes in the city's police department.

World News UNCC warns of 'assailant' on campus; 3 reportedly shot
Author: 0 UNCC warns of 'assailant' on campus; 3 reportedly shot

Reuters could not immediately confirm those reports. Former North Carolina State Senator Malcolm Graham tweeted, "We shouldn't have to live this way, it's a sad day in Charlotte ". According to the school's official website , the Woodford Kennedy building houses the administrative offices for Information Technology Services. Aerial shots from local television news outlets showed police officers running toward a building, while another view showed students running on a campus sidewalk.

World News Video shows ‘hero’ 8-year-old save sister from attempted kidnapping
Author: 0 Video shows ‘hero’ 8-year-old save sister from attempted kidnapping

Coburn had taken another woman to the hospital and her two grandchildren were with her in the back seat. The children remained in the back seat, police said. 'He pulled his sister out of the auto with no concern for his own safety'. Chance then sprung into action, prying his sister away from Singh and opening the rear passenger door.

World News Hong Kong: Thousands protest against China extradition law
Author: 0 Hong Kong: Thousands protest against China extradition law

Instead, it has caused fear, and the protest march on Sunday shows that the people of Hong Kong have no confidence in China's judicial system, she told CNA. The planned changes sparked a huge protest Sunday, the largest Hong Kong has seen since mass pro-democracy protests in 2014. As a safeguard, such orders, to be issued on a case-by-case basis, could be challenged and appealed through the city's vaunted legal system.

World News Norwegian Fisherman Might Have Found An Escaped Russian Military Whale
Author: 0 Norwegian Fisherman Might Have Found An Escaped Russian Military Whale

Jorgen Ree Wiig, a marine biologist at the directorate, told CNN: "The whale seemed playful but our instincts said that it was also asking for help to get out of the harness". "We have seen cases where other whales that have been in Russian captivity doing fine", he added. Marine mammal researcher Martin Biuw from the Institute of Marine Research told CNN that the animal definitely appeared trained, and that that training wouldn't be undertaken by anyone in Norway or Greenland , ...

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