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SA Govt turns to batteries to power state

SA Govt turns to batteries to power state A short time later, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said his government would spend up to A$2bn (£1.3bn; $1.5bn) to expand the huge hydro power scheme. Their feuding governments have spent months criticising each other - from afar, that is - since a storm blacked out South Australia a year ago. "At best, it makes it hard for these companies to invest and plan with such high and uncertain gas p... [Full Article...]

Matthew Perry tells Jimmy Kimmel he 'beat up' Justin Trudeau

Matthew Perry tells Jimmy Kimmel he 'beat up' Justin Trudeau Mr Perry was born in the U.S. state of MA but raised in Ottawa, Canada and attended the same school as Mr Trudeau. "It's awful. I was a stupid kid I didn't want to beat him up". In fact, I think at some point I tried to turn it into love-play. We're torn: Does this make Perry a total dick? The " Friends " star says he beat up Candian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau when he was in 5th grade. [Full Article...]

Hayatou's reign ends as African soccer head and FIFA VP

Hayatou's reign ends as African soccer head and FIFA VP The majority of federation presidents have changed. The Bin Hammam aide who Ahmad was emailing, Najeeb Chirakal, was banned for life by the Federation Internationale de Football Association ethics committee in January for involvement in unethical payments made to soccer officials. [Full Article...]

Eight terrorists killed, 3 security men martyred in Charsadda, Khyber Agency clashes

The incident happened at a time when Pakistan and Afghanistan are on a rough patch in terms of bilateral relationship. According to details, terrorists from Afghanistan attacked a FC checkpost in Khyber Agency along the Pak-Afghan border due to which two soldiers were killed and four others sustained injuries. [Full Article...]

Mother confirms Toni Anderson's body found inside car in Missouri River

Mother confirms Toni Anderson's body found inside car in Missouri River Anderson's vehicle was found after a sonar search of the Missouri River along Riverside Road in Platte Landing Park near where her phone last pinged a cell tower on the night of her disappearance. The last time Toni Anderson was seen alive, she was headed for the QuickTrip store for a refill. 'After that Quik Trip, it's nearly like she vanished, ' police spokesman Darin Snapp told Fox 4KC... [Full Article...]

Malaysia to cancel visa-free entry for North Koreans

Malaysia to cancel visa-free entry for North Koreans Police also arrested a North Korean man, Ri Jong Chol, who has not been charged yet. The news outlet had not provided details that could clarify the absence of the charges. Malaysian authorities on Thursday said they would suspend a visa waiver program for North Korean travelers effective next week, after which point North Koreans will need to apply for travel visas to enter the country. [Full Article...]

Senate rejects Customs boss for failure to wear Uniform

Senate rejects Customs boss for failure to wear Uniform The Senate unanimously resolved to drive away Mr. Ali, following George Sekibo's motion. "Coming was just one part of our invitation, another part is that you wear uniform". "Regarding to wearing of uniform, I wish to advice that the senate avails itself of the legal basis of its decision to compel me to wear uniform". After reading the content of the letter, he said, "this letter did not conn... [Full Article...]

Secretary of state heads to Asia to discuss North Korea threat

Secretary of state heads to Asia to discuss North Korea threat During the one hour meeting, Tillerson said it is extremely important that Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump are closely cooperating for the peace and stability of the Asia-Pacific region. While in Tokyo, Tillerson was also scheduled to meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who forged a bond with President Trump during his visit to Washington last month. [Full Article...]

China's retaliation over THAAD seen as meddling with internal affairs

China's retaliation over THAAD seen as meddling with internal affairs The only real attacks on North Korea by the USA have been cyber attacks. Jeffrey Lewis, an expert on the North Korean nuclear weapons programme, warned that unless the U.S. Approximately a week. If North Korea were to face a war with the USA and most likely also South Korea, they would lose nearly instantly. Pyongyang accused the U.S. [Full Article...]

Turkey Criticizes EU for Protecting the Netherlands

Turkey Criticizes EU for Protecting the Netherlands The Dutch prime minister called the remarks a "vile falsification". Erdogan vowed to retaliate against the Netherlands after claiming that "Nazism is alive in the West". On Saturday, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and Family Minister Fatma Betul Sayan Kaya were banned from holding rallies or meeting their expat community in Rotterdam as part of the upcoming referendum in Turkey . [Full Article...]

Wisconsin-La Crosse Disputes Employee was sacked for Supporting Trump

Wisconsin-La Crosse Disputes Employee was sacked for Supporting Trump Dearman was sacked on Monday following a university investigation into a complaint by a colleague that Dearman used unbecoming or threatening language. Gow said any future decision to terminate any university employee would have to be reviewed by his office. Gow said the offer of reinstatement had been sent to Dearman and her lawyer, who he said were still mulling it over. [Full Article...]

Turkey threatens Netherlands with diplomatic sanctions for acting like 'Nazi remnants'

Turkey threatens Netherlands with diplomatic sanctions for acting like 'Nazi remnants' The Dutch election, which has focused heavily on Muslim immigration, is considered a bellwether for upcoming votes across Europe. "When something happens like last Saturday, we have to take a stance (and) we have to draw a line and say this is unacceptable", Rutte told CNBC as he campaigned to maintain his premiership ahead of the Dutch general election on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Erdogan's comments are 'a disgusting falsifying of history' says Dutch PM

Erdogan's comments are 'a disgusting falsifying of history' says Dutch PM Dutch foreign investment in Turkey is higher than any other country - about $20 billion United States from 2005 to 2015, according to Turkey's economy ministry. In 2016, 60 percent of Turkish exports went to the EU. In this combo image, a Turkish flag (top picture) flies over the Dutch consulate in Istanbul shortly after a man climbed onto the roof and replaced the Netherlands' flag with t... [Full Article...]

Pakistan successfully test-fires ground-to-sea missile

Pakistan successfully test-fires ground-to-sea missile The missile is capable of delivering multiple warheads, using Multiple Independent Re-entry Vehicle (MIRV) technology. On Wednesday, Admiral Korolev held discussions with Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chief of the Naval Staff and other officials of the Indian Navy. [Full Article...]

Not moving to the Centre yet, says Devendra Fadnavis

Not moving to the Centre yet, says Devendra Fadnavis He also cautioned the opposition that paying for a farm-loan waiver would mean cutting down on development and capital investment works in the state. While pledging to bring down cases of farmers' suicides in the state to zero, Fadnavis said, "Crop loan is just one aspect of any agro problem". [Full Article...]

Turkish referendum threatens formal divorce with EU

Turkish referendum threatens formal divorce with EU The Dutch government on Saturday first barred Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu from flying to Rotterdam and later stopped Family Minister Fatma Betul Sayan Kaya from entering the Turkish consulate in the port city, before escorting her out of the country to Germany. [Full Article...]

A petition has been filed to shutdown Facebook temporarily in Pakistan

A petition has been filed to shutdown Facebook temporarily in Pakistan Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said that an official from Pakistan's Washington embassy has reached out to both companies to identify Pakistanis both in the country and overseas who have circulated material deemed offensive to Islam. [Full Article...]

Irish Tourist Was Raped Before She Was Murdered In Goa: Forensic Report

Irish Tourist Was Raped Before She Was Murdered In Goa: Forensic Report The autopsy confirmed the woman was throttled after she was sexually assaulted. Police said she was seen playing Holi with locals in Canacona, hours before her corpse was found. The Mirror reported that her killer had "disfigured her with a beer bottle" so people would not know it was her in a desperate attempt to hide his guilt. [Full Article...]

After Travel Ban Ruling, Return to 9th Circuit Court Would be Next

After Travel Ban Ruling, Return to 9th Circuit Court Would be Next In February, a panel of three judges from the 9th Circuit heard arguments via telephone for and against the ban. Fresco said he believes that if an order with the exact same words as Trump's were issued by "another president in a different context" it would be upheld in 99 percent of cases. [Full Article...]

Killed in Airstrike on Syrian Mosque, Rights Office Reports

Killed in Airstrike on Syrian Mosque, Rights Office Reports Meanwhile, the Syrian Civil Defence, volunteer paramedics known as the White Helmets, said three civilians were killed in an early morning airstrike on the village of Sheikh Ali in the Aleppo countryside. The Syrian regime and Russian military have carried out many air strikes in the Idlib and Aleppo provinces during the war. Along with the Syrians and Russians, a USA -led coalition has warplane... [Full Article...]


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