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China ready to mediate between Pakistan, India

China ready to mediate between Pakistan, India

Sources said the meeting was part of the government's initiative to get the Opposition on board and evolve a broad consensus on these critical issues. "International community accepts Kashmir dispute where an entire population is being subject to extreme oppression for demanding the resolution of that dispute and an end to their suffering", Mirwaiz said. Read More

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South Korea to deploy new radar to detect North Korea drones

South Korea to deploy new radar to detect North Korea drones

It, among other things, would impose U.S. sanctions on all those participating in North Korean labour trafficking abuses. Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Chinese exports of iron to North Korea for civilian purposes do not relate to the sanctions targeting Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, and China will continue implementing the resolutions "in an all-out manner". Read More

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Charged in Crackdown on $1.3 Billion Health Care Fraud

Charged in Crackdown on $1.3 Billion Health Care Fraud

Sessions told reporters those suspects include 115 doctors, nurses and other medical professionals. More than 120 of them were charged for prescribing and distributing opioids and other risky narcotics. "The suggestion that I participated in any collusion, that I was aware of any collusion with the Russian government, or hurt this country which I have served with honor for 35 years, or to undermine the integrity of our democratic process, is an appalling and detestable lie ", Sessions ... Read More

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Children forced to fight alongside Islamic State — Philippine military

Children forced to fight alongside Islamic State — Philippine military

Padilla said the aircraft had a "very high success rate" in nearly 70 missions. "Large debris from heavily reinforced buildings accidentally hit two of our personnel who [died] in the process", Arevalo added. "As of now, we have not gone into the interiors of previously held enemy areas and once we do that we may get the surprise of our lives and find numbers of cadavers left who have been killed by the enemy", he said. Read More

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3 shot dead in U.S. state of Alabama

3 shot dead in U.S. state of Alabama

Cops said that Kenneth's vehicle was found on the backside of the mobile home park. There is a large police presence towards the rear of the campus, where Lever reportedly took his own life. Alabama police are searching for Kenneth Dion Lever , 51, wanted for killing three people at a mobile home park ont he 4100 block of Willow Bend Drive in Gardendale, Alabama , July 12, 2017 . Read More

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Sunac to pay record $9.3 billion for Wanda hotels, theme parks

Sunac to pay record $9.3 billion for Wanda hotels, theme parks

Last month, Wanda acknowledged that China's banking regulator had ordered an inspection of potentially risky loans to it and other major Chinese companies that have invested heavily overseas. Wanda's need to cut its debt pile was seen as the main reason for the sale, with owner Wang Jianlin having reportedly said all the proceeds from the sale would be used to pay down the company's liabilities. Read More

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HTC is reportedly working on a mid-ranger with Edge Sense, code

HTC is reportedly working on a mid-ranger with Edge Sense, code

The famous HTC tipster LlabTooFer on Twitter has shared that HTC is working on a new mid-tyre smartphone which will be added to the U series. But in this day and age of frequently discounted "Infinity Display" Android flagships and outright affordable "Full Vision" hero phones , can the HTC U11 keep up its solid box-office pace with traditionally prominent bezels and minimal price reductions ? The upcoming smartphone will be HTC U11's smaller version, and it will come along ... Read More

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German FM wants to end terrorism financing in Gulf

The move came after a request by the Kuwaiti emir who is acting as mediator in the Gulf crisis, according to a joint statement issued by the official Saudi SPA news agency. Doha lambasted the charges and indicated that the list is made to be rejected as it targets its sovereignty. Qatar has been under unprecedented diplomatic and economic sanctions for weeks from Saudi Arabia and its allies. Read More

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GST Levy: Indefinite Shutdown of Cinema Theatres in TN Begins

GST Levy: Indefinite Shutdown of Cinema Theatres in TN Begins

And on each local body tax, we have to pay an additional 8% GST. However, unlike Tamil Nadu, no other south Indian state government has imposed a local tax in addition to GST yet. Besides the local tax, a GST of 18 per cent has been fixed for tickets priced below Rs 100 and 28 per cent for those above Rs 100. Earlier, TNTODA President Abhirami Ramanathan made it clear that they were against the local body levy. Read More

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Trump Makes Push On Health Bill; Repeal-Only Vote An Option

Trump Makes Push On Health Bill; Repeal-Only Vote An Option

It's move that Republicans have tried in 2015, but don't seem to have the votes to push it through this time - many party senators oppose repealing the law - popularly known as Obamacare - without replacing it with a new one . "We are focused on doing that". Trump is trying to revive an approach that GOP leaders and the president himself considered but dismissed months ago as impractical and politically unwise. Read More

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Week ahead promises sun, warmth, chance of thunder

Week ahead promises sun, warmth, chance of thunder

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., partly sunny, high near 74. A stray severe thunderstorm is possible through evening becoming more widespread overnight. Saturday night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Temperatures will turn hot and humid with highs in the upper 80s with some 90s possible out west. Read More

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President Trump to send federal help to Chicago to curb shooting epidemic

President Trump to send federal help to Chicago to curb shooting epidemic

The president tweeted early Friday that crime in Chicago has reached " epidemic proportions ", referencing the almost 2,000 shootings in the city so far this year. "Six months ago we made it clear that we would welcome additional federal support, and six months later we appreciate the 20 new ATF agents that are now arriving", Adam Collins, a spokesperson for Mayor Rahm Emanuel , said in an email. Read More

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Roby Highlights Kate's Law, Sanctuary Cities Crackdown

Roby Highlights Kate's Law, Sanctuary Cities Crackdown

The No Sanctuary for Criminals Act would prevent sanctuary cities from receiving certain federal grants and would leave them vulnerable to lawsuits from victims of undocumented criminals. During a speech at the Energy Department on Thursday, Trump said that if the bills were sent to his desk, he would "give them the fastest approval, the fastest signature, that you have ever seen". Read More

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Syrian Kurds will not be required to return USA weapons for now

Syrian Kurds will not be required to return USA weapons for now

No further details were given. Ankara considers the YPG as an extension of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which is outlawed in Turkey and is also considered a "terrorist group" by the United States and the European Union. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has stated the Turkish troops are in Syria to "end the rule of the tyrant Assad", though he later backtracked on that sentiment. Read More

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Qatar criticises Saudi Arabia for refusing to negotiate on blockade demands

The Qatari response to the demands came 48 hours after the list was handed to Doha. The Saudi-led bloc closed their airspace to Qatari carriers and blocked the emirate's only land border, a vital route for its food imports. That prompted Platts to stipulate that during its review Al-Shaheen loading from Qatar could not - unless mutually agreed by buyer and seller - be nominated for delivery once a deal had been struck in its pricing process known as market-on-close (MOC). Read More

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