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Super Eagles of Nigeria have humbled Cameroon 4-0

Super Eagles of Nigeria have humbled Cameroon 4-0

The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon will host the Super Eagles in the second leg today, September 4 and the Indomitable Lions will want to overturn the first leg result where they were embarrassed in Uyo. If the players have the same attitude as me, we will fight to beat Nigeria ". "So, I can say we have two good centre forwards who are ready to play on Monday". Read More

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India condemns North Korea's nuclear test

India condemns North Korea's nuclear test

President Donald Trump warned Sunday that the United States was considering cutting economic ties with any countries that do business with North Korea . The North claims the device was made domestically and has explosive power that can range from tens to hundreds of kilotons. "India deplores the nuclear test conducted by the DPRK this morning". Read More

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Tremor detected in N.Korea after sixth nuclear test

Tremor detected in N.Korea after sixth nuclear test

South Korea is holding a National Security Council meeting to discuss the incident, presided by President Moon Jae-in, according to South Korea's presidential office. The North says its missile development is part of a defensive effort to build a viable nuclear deterrent that can target U.S. cities. The previous nuclear blast in North Korea is estimated by experts to have been around 10 kilotons. Read More

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US Treasury Secretary Wants More Sanctions on N. Korea

US Treasury Secretary Wants More Sanctions on N. Korea

The Trump administration signaled Sunday it wants to attach funding for the Hurricane Harvey recovery to a bill to lift the debt ceiling, putting it at odds with House conservatives who specifically warned GOP leaders not to do that. Congress had largely been expected since the deadly storm hit southeast Texas on August 25 to pass a spending bill free of amendments, add-ons or other legislation to avoid the kind of political wrangling that for months delayed emergency funding for 2012's ... Read More

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Kenyatta Ready For Election, Asks Chief Justice Not To Interfere

Kenyatta Ready For Election, Asks Chief Justice Not To Interfere

Following the decision by the Supreme Court judges to annul the re-election of President Kenyatta, Jubilee supporters remained calm as they pondered the judgement. It ordered a new poll within 60 days. The election sparked days of protests, in which at least 28 people were killed. Mr Kenyatta said that while he "personally disagrees" with the ruling that nullifies his win, he respects it. Read More

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China Manufacturing PMI Jumps To 51.6 - Caixin

China Manufacturing PMI Jumps To 51.6 - Caixin

This was highlighted by the seasonally adjusted IHS Markit/CIPS Purchasing Managers' Index® (PMI® ) posting 56.9, up from 55.3 in July, to its second highest level in over three years. That was in-line with a reading from an official PMI released the day before, although Caixin's gauge was boosted by "robust" foreign demand, contrary to the findings from the first of the two surveys, Simona Gambarini at Capital Economics pointed out. Read More

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United Nations atomic energy agency: Iran complying with nuclear deal

United Nations atomic energy agency: Iran complying with nuclear deal

An Israeli military strike may be the only option left to effectively derail Iran's nuclear program, former U.S. Ambassador to the UN John Bolton said. " If it was up to me, I would have had them noncompliant 180 days ago ", Trump told the Wall Street Journal in late July. The report comes at a critical time, as Mr Trump has threatened to withhold his certification of Iranian compliance when he is next required to report to Congress in mid-October. Read More

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Numbers of the Day: 18500 people

Numbers of the Day: 18500 people

Myanmar has evacuated thousands of Rakhine Buddhists from the area. 31 de agosto de 2017, 07:54Dacca, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Bangladeshi authorities have today recovered 17 other bodies of Rohingya refugees from Naf River, bringing the death toll from a boat accident on Myanmar border to 21. Read More

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Democrats prepare to fight Trump's transgender military ban

On Aug. 9, "lawyers from GLBTQ Legal Advocates and Defenders (GLAD) and the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) filed a federal lawsuit in the U.S. Mr. Trump first announced the sudden policy shift in a tweet July 26. Members will be tasked with developing a system to "promote military readiness, lethality, and unit cohesion, with due regard for budgetary constraints and consistent with applicable law". Read More

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Spain hires more staff at drug agency to prepare for Brexit disruption

Spain hires more staff at drug agency to prepare for Brexit disruption

Yet, despite this, Prime Minister May will use her appearance at October's European summit to appeal to leaders of EU member states to approve the beginning of trade talks in October, as originally scheduled, the Times reports . His rebuke over the approach taken by Mrs May and Brexit Secretary David Davis came after the EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said he was concerned about the lack of clarity and insisted: 'We must start negotiating seriously '. Read More

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Situation much under control: BMC chief on Mumbai Floods

Situation much under control: BMC chief on Mumbai Floods

Mumbai : Flight operations in Mumbai remain affected for another day as the city is still reeling under the turbulence of incessant rains on Tuesday. The otherwise efficient Western Railway cut a sorry figure as it was forced to cancel scores of trains and operate its services behind schedule. Much later in the night, even the Shiv Sena and Bharatiya Janata Party and other party activists also joined in the relief efforts. Read More

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Was pregnant Savanna Greywind murdered for her baby?

Was pregnant Savanna Greywind murdered for her baby?

Crews told police she arranged to have Greywind come to her apartment so she could teach her how to induce labor, according to the Duluth News Tribune . "Also known as cesarean kidnapping, it occurs when a woman desires a child so badly she is prepared to attack a mother-to-be and cut the baby from her womb, then try to pass it off as her own", according to a report in The Guardian about the brutal trend. Read More

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Tearful Houston police chief confirms officer's death in Harvey flooding

Perez's vehicle wasn't found until Monday night, The Houston Chronicle first reported . The dive team was called out, and the Cajun Navy volunteer search and rescue force was called to assist in the effort to locate Sgt. When he did not arrive for regular roll call Monday, officers called his wife, who said she had not seen him since Sunday. Police notified Perez's family at the sergeant's home, Acevedo said. Read More

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US Network CBS to purchase Network Ten

US Network CBS to purchase Network Ten

The deal, for an unspecified amount, includes Ten's main channel, its two digital terrestrial television channel Eleven and One and the catch up TV streaming service Tenplay. "Well CBS has saved Channel Ten so we don't need to tamper with media diversity laws". CBS Corporation is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, and has a current market capitalisation of $US28 billion. Read More

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'BJP Bhagao, Desh Bachao' rally: Lalu confident; Sharad Yadav joins opposition bandwagon

'BJP Bhagao, Desh Bachao' rally: Lalu confident; Sharad Yadav joins opposition bandwagon

Rebel Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav , who is staring at an expulsion from the party for defying orders of not to attend the rally, was greeted warmly by Prasad who embraced him on the dais. "Yadav was informed that if he attends the rally, it would be considered anti party activity", Tyagi added, further remarking that Sharad has given up party membership himself. Read More

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Kushner leads United States delegation for peace talks in Middle East

In past weeks, skepticism was sounded by Palestinian officials about US peace efforts, but both Netanyahu and Abbas have expressed willingness to cooperate with American efforts to renew the talks. Last Wednesday, his State Department echoed Trump's earlier sentiment. The paper said Abbas agreed to Kushner's proposal, but demanded that Trump personally commit to the USA peace plan, setting a meeting between the two leaders during the UN General Assembly in September. Read More

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No Progress in Latest Round of Talks Between Kushner and PA's Abbas

No Progress in Latest Round of Talks Between Kushner and PA's Abbas

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner is part of a delegation that traveled to the Middle East for peace talks, the Trump administration said Tuesday. All of which suggest that the meeting in Ramallah on Thursday was as terse and unproductive as the one in June had been, but both sides - and possibly the Netanyahu government as well - prefer to smear a heap of lipstick on this pig. Read More

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Trump feud with Republican allies puts agenda in doubt

Trump feud with Republican allies puts agenda in doubt

And then-White House press secretary Sean Spicer was asked the same question as Huckabee Sanders back in April, when the White House first wanted to attach the border wall to a government funding bill. On Tuesday afternoon, before Trump spoke in Phoenix , the chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus - which has played a central role in pushing House GOP leaders to fulfill Trump's agenda - called for funding to build a wall along the Mexican border in a series of tweets. Read More

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