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Srijan scam: CBI begins probe, Bihar deputy CM may face heat

Srijan scam: CBI begins probe, Bihar deputy CM may face heat As far as Mayawati is concerned, she will be sending Satish Mishra from her party. Lalu Yadav said that Mayawati's absence from the event was not a "setback". The latest in this is the Srijan scam and poor distribution of relief by the Bihar government in 19 flood-hit districts where almost 1.5 crore people have been affected and more than 341 lives have been lost. [Full Article...]

Fisheries & Oceans Canada Reacts To Escape Of Atlantic Salmon Near BC

Fisheries & Oceans Canada Reacts To Escape Of Atlantic Salmon Near BC Cooke blamed high tides and currents coinciding with Monday's solar eclipse for the failure over the weekend at its farm off Cypress Island in Skagit County, Wash. Chief Bob Chamberlin, vice-president of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs and chairman of the First Nations Wild Salmon Alliance, said the spill is a prime example of why fish farms do not belong in the ocean. [Full Article...]

Youths protest disappearance of ritual killer, Ifeanyi Dike, from police custody

Youths protest disappearance of ritual killer, Ifeanyi Dike, from police custody According to reports, the suspect managed to escape from police custody taking advantage of the darkness within the premises of the State Criminal Investigation Department after his handcuffs were unlocked by a policeman on duty identified as Johnbosco for him to write his statement. [Full Article...]

Was treasury secretary trip on official plane for eclipse — BBCI

Was treasury secretary trip on official plane for eclipse — BBCI On the trip, Mnuchin attended a luncheon for a local chamber of commerce and took a tour of Fort Knox, where he was joined by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell . The Treasury Department has additionally endeavored to put out the fire, telling the press that Linton was not repaid by the planners she said. After a woman named Jennifer Miller posted a critical comment about the post, Linton d... [Full Article...]

US Sanctions Hit Russia, China Over North Korea's Nuclear Program

US Sanctions Hit Russia, China Over North Korea's Nuclear Program The United States has slapped new sanctions on Chinese and Russian entities, accusing them of advocating North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programme. Other targets include those helping North Korean entities gain access to US and worldwide financial systems. "If they do not, North Korea will be the big victor", he said. [Full Article...]

India court finds 'godman' guilty of rape, protests erupt

India court finds 'godman' guilty of rape, protests erupt The CBI court in Panchkula held Baba Ram Rahim guilty of rape in the case in which the punishment will be announced on August 28. Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh on his part has said he will be present during the verdict and appealed to his followers to maintain peace. [Full Article...]

Judge refuses to return Confederate flag to SC courthouse

Judge refuses to return Confederate flag to SC courthouse The small shop, which may be the last US -based maker of Confederate flags, said sales have surged in the weeks since the deadly rallies in Charlottesville, Virginia. "The general feeling I get from customers that call and email is that they are just pushing back at people who are trying to revise our history". "Everybody's got a different reason (for buying)", she said. [Full Article...]

High School Principal: Girls Larger Than Size 2 'Look Fat' In Leggings

High School Principal: Girls Larger Than Size 2 'Look Fat' In Leggings A principal in SC told 9th and 10th grade girls not to wear tights if they're bigger than a Size 2 as it makes them look fat. In a recording obtained by WCDB , a woman alleged to be Taylor tells students that leggings are not meant to be worn as trousers alone, and that they "show everything" when worn that way. [Full Article...]

Pitter-patter of tiny panda paws? Tian Tian believed to be 'pregnant'

Pitter-patter of tiny panda paws? Tian Tian believed to be 'pregnant' Tian Tian, which means Sweetie in Chinese, was born on August 24, 2003 at the Beijing Zoo in China. The surprise announcement follows the release of emails suggesting a cub could be born as early as Friday. In those emails, which were revealed by a Freedom of Information request by The Scotsman , gave an expected delivery date of August 25. Tian Tian, which means sweetie, and Yang Guang, whic... [Full Article...]

Russian Federation warns against new sanctions on North Korea

Russian Federation warns against new sanctions on North Korea The Treasury Department says North Korea generates about a billion dollars a year from coal exports and singled out three Chinese companies, which it says imported nearly half a billion dollars in North Korean coal between 2013 and 2016. South Korea is a strong US ally. Though China voted in favor of the United Nations sanctions, the country has long said it's opposed to unilateral measures to... [Full Article...]

Trump threatens a government shutdown to build a border wall

Later in the speech, Trump said Americans aren't defined by the color of their skin, the size of their paycheck or their political party. Trump's pitch for unity in Reno stands in stark contrast to his angry, divisive remarks the night before at a campaign rally in Phoenix . [Full Article...]

Iraqi forces make gains in Islamic State stronghold of Tal Afar

Iraqi forces make gains in Islamic State stronghold of Tal Afar Ryan Dillon. Rasool added that their forces have killed almost 300 jihadists, but around 2,000 militants still remained in the city, according to Al Jazeera. Tal Afar sits west of Mosul, where victory was declared against IS in July. On Sunday, Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi announced in a televised speech the start of the operation to recapture Tal Afar , which was taken over by the militan... [Full Article...]

Ingraham Endorses Ward Ahead of Trump's Phoenix Rally

Ingraham Endorses Ward Ahead of Trump's Phoenix Rally Kelli Ward, who unsuccessfully ran against Sen. "Why did you say Donald Trump would never win Arizona, and refused to vote for him?" Now, Trump is heading to Arizona for a rally as he tries to urge Americans to support his policy priorities. [Full Article...]

Trump keeps angrily calling Republican senators about the Russian Federation scandal

A Tillis spokesman confirmed the date of the senator's call with the president and later described the call as "cordial", saying other issues were discussed. The congressman stressed that "If we're going to drain the swamp in Washington, we have to pull the plug on the Senate filibuster". Any wall funding will nearly certainly be a deal-breaker for Senate Democrats. [Full Article...]

Macron criticised for spending £8000 monthly on make-up

Macron criticised for spending £8000 monthly on make-up A member of the opposition conservative Republicans party said it all added up to a "hyper-vain president". The report in Le Point news magazine prompted harsh criticism of the president from French social media users. More than $10,000 a month, to be exact, the Daily Mail reported. "It would be interesting to see what the first lady Brigitte is spending on make-up too". [Full Article...]

Sen. Jeff Flake says Trump is inviting a primary challenge

Sen. Jeff Flake says Trump is inviting a primary challenge Immigration activists and Democratic leaders had criticized a possible pardon. John McCain for ISIS and wastes taxpayer dollars in the name of conspiracy theories. The one vote he's likely referring to: the dramatic 'no' vote McCain made on the floor of the Senate . "So, if we're going to go back to Reagan's 11th Commandment [of never attacking a fellow Republican], who is at fault here?" Ward ... [Full Article...]

Iranian senior commander opposes Iraqi Kurds' independence referendum

Iranian senior commander opposes Iraqi Kurds' independence referendum Deputy Chief of Staff of Iran's Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri said on Thursday that Iran is definitely opposed to the referendum. The referendum on the Kurdish autonomy's independence is scheduled for September 25. Turkey calls on Erbil to cancel the referendum on independence, the Turkish media quoted country's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim as saying, August 25. [Full Article...]

Rahul Gandhi may skip Lalu Yadav's anti-BJP rally in Patna

Rahul Gandhi may skip Lalu Yadav's anti-BJP rally in Patna The JD (U ) group in Upper House comprises 10 people, of whom, three - Yadav, M P Veerendra Kumar and Ali Anwar Ansari - have rebelled. However, Kumar claims that he did not have any inkling that he would again join hands with BJP and become a part of NDA. [Full Article...]

Russian nuclear bombers fly near North Korea in rare show of force

Russian nuclear bombers fly near North Korea in rare show of force Russian bombers capable of carrying nuclear weapons recently flew over waters surrounding South Korea and Japan, drawing escort planes from those two countries, a Russian defense official said. In late June, Beijing proposed a "double freeze" scenario, in which North Korea ceases its nuclear missile tests, while US-South Korean military drills are simultaneously halted. [Full Article...]

Beijing defends Pakistan after Trump's terrorism barb

Beijing defends Pakistan after Trump's terrorism barb Asked whether air strikes on targets in Pakistan will be part of the new strategy, Mr. Tillerson said: "We are going to attack terrorists wherever they live, and we have put people on notice that if you are harbouring and providing safe haven to terrorists, be warned. [Full Article...]


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