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USA Today Duped by North Korean Parody Twitter Account

North Korea had been demanding the handover of Kim's body and that three remaining suspects inside its embassy be returned to Pyongyang in exchange for an end to the travel ban on Malaysians, diplomatic sources have said. "But we had to keep our spirits up", he told reporters. Malaysia had demanded to question three men it believes arranged the assassination and who were hiding out in North Kore... [Full Article...]

Matter of time before ISIS leader killed, says Rex Tillerson

At the White House, Sean Spicer, the press secretary, said that the Trump administration "will use all of the tools of national power, in co-ordination with our worldwide partners, to cut off ISIS' funding, expand intelligence sharing, and deny ISIS geographic and online safe havens", succinctly summarizing the Obama administration's strategy as well. [Full Article...]

College Basketball Gonzaga Bulldogs vs South Carolina Gamecocks Start Time, Betting Odds

Those point guards will be key to not turning the ball over. The Gamecocks' defense has been lockdown. And he's relentless. Kind of his career, relentless. "It's a big responsibility that we have. They worked really hard and I think they had an aggressive game plan in the second half ", Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer said. [Full Article...]

Schiff Sees Intel Data 'Represented' as What Nunes Saw

This revelation "is a body blow for Nunes, who presented his findings last week as if they were surprising to the White House", Lake writes . But the seven-term congressman has refused and told reporters that the panel's investigation "continues". [Full Article...]

Teen with dual US-Israeli citizenship arrested for global JCC threats

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions lauded the arrest as a culmination of a "large-scale investigation" between the FBI and Israel's National Police that spanned multiple continents. And shortly before he made those remarks, Buzzfeed reported that Trump was skeptical of the authenticity of the threats, hinting that they might be a "false flag" operation by his political opponents. [Full Article...]

FG summons Indian high commissioner over attack on Nigerians

FG summons Indian high commissioner over attack on Nigerians Swaraj has also spoken to Uttar Pradesh CM for action into the incident and Minister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar spoke to the Acting High Commissioner of Nigeria. Police have identified roughly 60 people from footage of the attack who they plan to charge with rioting and unlawful assembly, she added. After his meeting with a delegation from the Nigerian Students' Association, Nagendra P... [Full Article...]

Virginia's Freedom Caucus members respond to Trump threat

Virginia's Freedom Caucus members respond to Trump threat Yesterday, they said they would only come to the table if the Republicans agreed they were no longer seeking to "repeal" President Obama's signature health care law. Friday right after the bill was pulled, he said that he thinks he could get something done with Democrats, and just two nights ago before a bipartisan group of senators at the White House, he said this. [Full Article...]

French official: 18 injured in accidental blast at carnival

French official: 18 injured in accidental blast at carnival A blast in Paris suburbs on Saturday has left 20 people injured, APA reports citing FranceNews24. A police source told the BFM news network that the explosion may have been caused by the petrol used to help start the fire, which marks the end of the annual carnival in Villepinte. [Full Article...]

Cyclone Debbie: Baby girl born amid the destruction

No deaths were reported from the powerful storm, but two people were injured, police said. Roads have been cut around the cyclone-hit north Queensland communities of Bowen, Airlie Beach and Proserpine making it hard for crews to get in and assess the damage. [Full Article...]

The man from Mar-a-Lago says yes to Xi Jinping

Earlier, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters that Trump looks forward to meeting President Xi and exchanging views on each other's respective priorities and to chart a way forward for bilateral ties. As a candidate, Trump spoke forcefully and frequently about labeling China a currency manipulator and slapping a 45 percent tariff on imports. Also, South Korean intelligence warned... [Full Article...]

PM to Open India's Longest Road Tunnel in Jammu & Kashmir

PM to Open India's Longest Road Tunnel in Jammu & Kashmir The two tunnels are connected by 29 cross passages at regular intervals along the entire length of the tunnel. It is one of the most intense infrastructure projects undertaken by the Centre and is an example of skillful civil engineering as for the project, the construction firm had to drill into mountains but be wary of collapse. [Full Article...]

Kamya Punjabi releases the last film of Pratyusha Banerjee

Kamya Punjabi releases the last film of Pratyusha Banerjee He claimed that the video has tampered and it shows him in a bad light. Panjabi has reportedly denied these allegations. The Balika Vadhu actress committed suicide by hanging in her Mumbai apartment and it was alleged that it was due to her sour relations with her beau Rahul. [Full Article...]

Chinese President to have first face-to-face with President Trump

Chinese President to have first face-to-face with President Trump Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit the USA next week, the White House and the Chinese government announced on Thursday. The Chinese spokesperson was a bit more forthcoming, although Lu stuck to economic issues when he stated, "China hopes to make joint efforts with the United States to expand trade cooperation, properly settle trade frictions through dialogues, and maintain healthy and st... [Full Article...]

Venezuela's supreme court reverses ruling

Al Jazeera's Alessandro Rampietti, reporting from Cucuta on the Venezuela-Colombia border, said: "Maduro was trying to cast himself as a stateman, trying to resolve a power conflict in the country, but the opposition says he was just rolling back after there were so many protests inside the country and internationally for a decision that was seen as crossing a line and changing the constitution". [Full Article...]

France's Macron confident of winning parliamentary majority

Both of their scores were down 0.5 percentage points from the last time the poll was conducted a week ago, Elabe said. PARIS France's conservative presidential candidate on Friday dismissed as "fantasy" concerns that Russian Federation could be interfering in the election and said he would seek a better balance in relations with a country that was nevertheless "dangerous". [Full Article...]

G20 financial leaders row back on free trade pledge

G20 financial leaders row back on free trade pledge While the USA didn't get all it wanted - such as a explicit pledge to ensure trade is fair - that's a much pared-down formulation compared with the group's statement past year, and omits a promise to "avoid all forms of protectionism". Sources said the U.S. delegation could not commit as they had not been given instruction from Washington to do so at the meeting in the western German spa town of... [Full Article...]

India lawmakers pass GST bill in big win for Modi

India lawmakers pass GST bill in big win for Modi Udit Raj of BJP has termed the GST bill as revolutionary to transform economy of the country. Stressing that the GST Bill would play significant role in improving the financial stability of the county, Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal said that the country, under the new tax regime, would achieve higher GDP growth rates. [Full Article...]

Russian opposition leader jailed after organizing anti-corruption protests

Russian opposition leader jailed after organizing anti-corruption protests Lozina was arrested after her sister and her mother, who was taken into custody after asking police why they had detained another man. "It was surrounded by supporters holding placards reading" "We believe" and "Alexei, we are with you". Asked about the fact that participants from across the vast country took part in Sunday's demonstrations, Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said , "the Kremlin i... [Full Article...]

United Nations chief in Iraq to review humanitarian situation amid rising war casualties

United Nations chief in Iraq to review humanitarian situation amid rising war casualties The top US commander in Baghdad , Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, has ordered a formal investigation into the Mosul strike on March 17 which is set to include strikes days before and after the coalition bombing that likely killed upwards of 100 civilians. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Walks Out Of Executive Order Signing Without Signing Anything

The order comes a week before Trump meets Chinese President Xi Jinping and is likely to be seen as a warning shot across Beijing's bow. Trump's abrupt departure from Friday's ceremony came after a reporter shouted questions about the president's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn , who has offered to testify before Congress on Russian involvement in the USA election in return for i... [Full Article...]


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