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World News India chides Pakistan for treatment of officer's family
Author: 0 India chides Pakistan for treatment of officer's family

Hafiz Saeed's close aide and Lashkar founder Maulana Ameer Hamza has claimed that Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI had stage-managed every move during Kulbhushan Jadhav's meeting with his mother Avanthi Jadhav and wife Chetnakul in Islamabad earlier this week.

World News Troy mourns loss of homicide victims, following Saturday's arrests
Author: 0 Troy mourns loss of homicide victims, following Saturday's arrests

Justin Mann and James White were arrested in their hometown, Schenectady, and pleaded not guilty in Troy City Court. Details of the arrests were not available early Saturday. "I don't need to speak about the horrific events that took place in that apartment, especially dealing with children", he said . More than two dozens people were inside the Troy City Court on Saturday morning, wearing Troy Boys and Girls club sweatshirts.

World News Six people dead after light plane crash in Australia
Author: 0 Six people dead after light plane crash in Australia

There was no further information on the identities of those on board. Unconfirmed reports said the casualties included an 11-year-old boy, the pilot and four British nationals. Emergency services including the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter were called to Cowan Creek, Jerusalem Bay on the Hawkesbury River east of Cowan after 3.15pm on Sunday on reports of a light plane crash.

World News Selection Speculation Ahead of Sydney Test
Author: 0 Selection Speculation Ahead of Sydney Test

Agar has been picked ahead of Steve O'Keefe and Jon Holland and could be in line to play his first Test on Australian soil. He has since turned out in one Sheffield Shield game for Western Australia against Victoria and three Big Bash League matches for Perth Scorchers.

World News IAF strikes Hamas target in response to Friday rocket fire from Gaza
Author: 0 IAF strikes Hamas target in response to Friday rocket fire from Gaza

In in an interview with Israel News Company on Saturday, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that the mortars fired from Gaza on Friday were manufactured in Iran and were supplied to elements in the Gaza Strip. The rocket attack interrupted a ceremony in honor of the birthday of Israeli soldier Oren Shaul, notoriously captured and slain by Hamas in 2014. The IDF on Friday had originally attributed the fire to rockets, rather than mortar shells.

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Author: 0 "Mann Ki Baat" becomes the most trending hashtag on Twitter in 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the "New India", the 18 to 25-year-olds of the nation on his Mann ki Baat , saying their drive, energy and enthusiasm will make the India of his dreams a reality. It can transform our nation. The Prime Minister has been expanding regularly on his concept of New India, which he had outlined in 2016. Our vision of a "New India" is where everyone gets oppurtunities and flourish and where the aspirations of all are fulfilled...

Author: 0 Meghan Markle's sister hits out over Prince Harry's Christmas comment

Mary Magdalene with Prince William and Kate Middleton . Another person tweeted that Prince Harry's remark was "tactless", to which Grant replied: "She has a large family". The stunning white trench coat she chose to wear at the beginning of the month for her engagement photo call was by the Canadian clothes brand The Line.

World News Sam Darnold says he's undecided on NFL Draft
Author: 0 Sam Darnold says he's undecided on NFL Draft

Watson was drafted that way past year. If he falters, Darnold's stock will drop faster than Enron and be relegated to being consider maybe the third or ever fourth best QB behind fellow crosstown rival, Josh Rosen , Baker Mayfield , Lamar Jackson and everyone's hot flavor of the day in Wyoming enigma, Josh Allen .

World News Russian Tankers Fueled North Korea Via Sea Transfers
Author: 0 Russian Tankers Fueled North Korea Via Sea Transfers

On December 22, the fifteen members of the UN Security Council unanimously approved a new round of sanctions on North Korea, slashing its oil and petroleum imports, following its latest ballistic missile test launch on November 29. It did not include even harsher measures sought by Washington that would ban all oil imports and freeze worldwide assets of the government and its leader Kim Jong Un.

World News Both Apple and Amazon are in talks with Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Both Apple and Amazon are in talks with Saudi Arabia

The Middle East is still a largely untapped market for USA -based retailers, with even its biggest brands having only a small presence. Amazon made its first big step earlier this year when it acquired Dubai-based e-Commerce giant Souq.com for $580 million .

World News Certified Senate vote makes Doug Jones' win official
Author: 0 Certified Senate vote makes Doug Jones' win official

Add the Jones campaign's concerted efforts to increase turnout by black voters, and what Moore sees as evidence of fraud looks more like evidence of revulsion's power to motivate participation in an off-year election. Moore said that the results show "that I did not know, nor had I ever had any sexual conduct with any of these individuals". He was ousted from his position as the state's top judge after he told after members of the judiciary to ignore a US Supreme Court ruling on same-sex ...

World News Interior Min: 10 Hasm terrorists arrested, 3 others killed
Author: 0 Interior Min: 10 Hasm terrorists arrested, 3 others killed

The Ministry of the Interior said on its Facebook page that the suspected attacker was 33-year-old Ibrahim Ismail Ismail Moustafa, and he was known to have participated in five different attacks between 2016 and 2017. Mr Gerges said he was walking along a nearby street when the gunfire broke out. "People were terrified and wanted to check on their families in other buildings of the church", she told The Associated Press by phone.

World News Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists attack CRPF camp in Pulwama, 3 jawans injured
Author: 0 Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists attack CRPF camp in Pulwama, 3 jawans injured

According to reports, the militants are holed up inside the camp. The militants managed to enter the camp and exchange of firing between CRPF jawans and JeM Fidadyeen is ongoing. The terrorists are reported to be hiding in the area. "There is quite a possibility of a similar type of attack on other camps also", says CRPF. As per media reports, the attack was carried out around 2:10 am at Lethpora.

World News 2 policemen among 3 dead in Egypt church attack
Author: 0 2 policemen among 3 dead in Egypt church attack

Officials said one gunman was shot dead shortly after the attack. President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has personally chaired meetings with his top security chiefs in recent days to discuss security during New Year's Eve and the Orthodox Christmas.

World News Titans injury report: DeMarco Murray ruled out, Logan Ryan questionable
Author: 0 Titans injury report: DeMarco Murray ruled out, Logan Ryan questionable

The Titans will play their final game of the regular season without running back DeMarco Murray . Marcus Mariota passed for 270 yards and two touchdowns and posted a 148.1 passer rating. Louis Rams, 23-16. They will likely travel to Jacksonville in the first round next week as a lower seed. Twice this year the Jaguars racked up 10-sack games.

World News Serena Williams tastes defeat on her comeback
Author: 0 Serena Williams tastes defeat on her comeback

Even one of the greatest players in the history of the sport doesn't win every match. Is that something he hopes to avoid in 2018? "It's been probably a bit more of an unconventional pre-season for me in some ways but it's been really good, " she said.

Author: 0 Ghana president Akufo-Addo leads Weah congratulatory posts

Reports say the former AC Milan striker is all but the victor of Tuesday's run-off, as he now leads incumbent vice-president Joseph Boakai with more than 60 per cent of the votes. Outgoing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf , who is at the end of her second six-year term, will transfer power to Weah in the nation's first democratic transition since 1944.

World News Nawaz Sharif to leave for Saudi Arabia tonight
Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif to leave for Saudi Arabia tonight

To a question on the statement of Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafiq on the Army chain of command, the Law Minister said that Army is a highly respectable institution and Khawaja Saad Rafiq was not against this institution of Army. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and Pakistan Peoples Party have already assured PAT of bolstering its cause and both Imran Khan and Asif Zardari have visited the PAT secretariat in this regard.

World News Trump campaign aide prompted Russian Federation investigation in drunken revelation
Author: 0 Trump campaign aide prompted Russian Federation investigation in drunken revelation

According to the newspaper, Trump campaign volunteer George Papadopoulos told Australian diplomat Alexander Downer in May 2016 that the Russian government had dirt on Hillary Clinton . According to the New York Times the role of the Australians was confirmed by four current and former U.S. and foreign officials. Republican lawmakers have questioned how heavily the Federal Bureau of Investigation relied on the dossier for the Russian Federation probe and for a secret surveillance warrant ...

World News Grief consumes loved ones of NY apartment fire victims
Author: 0 Grief consumes loved ones of NY apartment fire victims

Nigro also said that the department gets 75 to 100 referrals a year about children that have issues with playing with or being fascinated by fire. The officials said on Friday that a 3-year-old boy was playing with knobs on the kitchen stove when his mother was not watching him.

World News Manchester fire: Twelve crews tackle Northern Quarter apartments blaze
Author: 0 Manchester fire: Twelve crews tackle Northern Quarter apartments blaze

In a chilling echo of the Grenfell Tower disaster, dramatic eyewitness footage shows raging flames engulfing the building and spreading rapidly to higher floors. "Firefighters along with colleagues from the Police and Ambulance service have done an awesome job to tackle this hard incident!" The police officers worked with firefighters to evacuate residents immediately as the blaze was reported and the building was quickly cleared.

World News Russia's Putin calls Saint Petersburg blast 'act of terror'
Author: 0 Russia's Putin calls Saint Petersburg blast 'act of terror'

The homemade bomb went off in a locker at the supermarket on Wednesday evening, officials said . Putin said following the explosion: "I have instructed the director of the Federal Security Service to act within the framework of the law during detention (of suspected terrorists)".

Author: 0 Price protests turn political in Iran as rallies spread

In Mashhad, the second most populated city in Iran , capital of the northeastern province of Khorassan Razavi, the protest began in Shohada Square outside the Municipality building and quickly spread to a vast area. Iranian dissidents are talking about an "uprising" that may be more significant than the "Green Revolution" of 2009, and perhaps more hard for the government to suppress with violence, especially since some of the demonstrators have indicated a willingness to fight back, or to ...

World News Police Reform Activist Erica Garner Dies At 27
Author: 0 Police Reform Activist Erica Garner Dies At 27

Her father died after being put into a chokehold by a police officer in 2014, and Erica Garner subsequently became an activist against police brutality. Activist Nelini Stamp‏ wrote : "Erica is a freedom fighter". Garner's death was listed as a homicide , but no officer was charged in the case, and his last words soon became a rallying cry for Black Lives Matter activists.

Author: 0 Pak Army warns U.S. against 'unilateral action' on its soil

We have done enough and we can not do anymore for anyone. Pakistan "did not take substantial action against the Afghan Taliban or (the Haqqani Network) or substantially limit their ability to threaten USA interests in Afghanistan", stated an annual State Department report on terrorism.

World News Berlin New Year party to have women 'safe zone'
Author: 0 Berlin New Year party to have women 'safe zone'

Strict safety precautions, including the banning of large bags, rucksacks, suitcases, glass bottles and alcoholic beverages, will also be enforced. Any woman that has been assaulted or feels harassed will be able to get support at a special "safety zone", which will be monitored by the German Red Cross, on Ebertstrasse.

World News THEIR VIEW: What's next for Virginia's House of Delegates?
Author: 0 THEIR VIEW: What's next for Virginia's House of Delegates?

Regardless of the outcome in the 94th District, however, control of the House still won't be resolved, because another district - the 28th - remains up in the air as well. The board said it would prefer that the race be decided on merits, with a random drawing done only as a last resort. Penny said the judges will communicate and set a date for when they can get together or possibly convene remotely.

World News Obama beats Trump to be named the most admired man in US
Author: 0 Obama beats Trump to be named the most admired man in US

Pope Francis received a 3 percent share of the vote while Graham, Arizona Sen. ABC/Image Group LAGallup's annual Most Admired Man and Woman poll is out and Beyoncé has landed on the Most Admired Woman list for 2017. The cleanest comparison between the approval ratings of the two presidents is Gallup's daily tracking polls, which are released as both three-day rolling averages and weekly averages .

World News United Nations says civilians bearing brunt of 'absurd war' in Yemen
Author: 0 United Nations says civilians bearing brunt of 'absurd war' in Yemen

On Thursday, the United Nations humanitarian coordinator for Yemen said that Saudi-led airstrikes had killed 109 civilians since December 18, including at least 54 in airstrikes on a market in the western province of Taiz, and 14 people from the same family in an airstrike on a farm in the coastal Hodeida province.