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World Media Indian, Chinese troops seen in tussle in Ladakh on Aug 15
Author: 0 Indian, Chinese troops seen in tussle in Ladakh on Aug 15

It was earlier reported that the brief standoff led to jostling and exchange of blows between soldiers of the two armies; but, no shots were fired though. Official authorities have repeatedly said such incidents should not have happened as these were not in the interest of either country. Personnel from both sides received minor injuries and the situation was brought under control after the customary banner drill under which both sides hold banners before stepping back to their respective ...

World Media Mane strikes as Liverpool scrape 1-0 win over Palace
Author: 0 Mane strikes as Liverpool scrape 1-0 win over Palace

Will Philippe Coutinho get his move to Barcelona before the transfer window shuts? Frank de Boer's tenure with the Eagles got off to a bad start last week, as he watched his side lose 3-0 to newly-promoted Huddersfield. With Robertson's strong performance, Klopp may well have a selection crisis on Wednesday for Liverpool's second leg Champions League playoff against Hoffenheim.

World Media New polls: Trump's approval down in key election states
Author: 0 New polls: Trump's approval down in key election states

In Michigan , 36 percent of voters approve of the president's job performance, but 55 percent said they disapprove, NBC News/Marist polls show . According to NBC News, "the polls show that 48 percent of MI voters prefer a Democratic-controlled Congress, versus 35 percent who prefer a Republican controlled one".

World Media Lebanese army begins offensive against IS on border
Author: 0 Lebanese army begins offensive against IS on border

The incident comes a day after the army began an operation against IS in the Jurud Ras Baalbek and Jurud al-Qaa areas, further north along the Lebanon-Syria border. It made no mention of the Lebanese army operation. It also maintains a similar enclave on the Syrian side of the border. Gen. Ali Qanso said at the Defense Ministry, warning of a hard battle ahead.

World Media Weather: Great American Eclipse weather forecast
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He continued: 'Even though the probability for clouds is pretty low in the Northwest, there could be smoke that could inhibit a flawless view of the eclipse. The potential 1 million visitors expected in Charleston Monday should be warned: It may be cloudy during the eclipse. Get ready, Oregon. A total eclipse on August 21 is expected to bring upward of a million people to the state.

World Media Police say man confessed to killing younger sister, 2 cousins
Author: 0 Police say man confessed to killing younger sister, 2 cousins

The DeCree sisters are from in Newark, New Jersey, who were in Clinton and visiting for the summer. The mother of one of the children returned to her home in Clinton at around 7:30 a.m. "Hold the people you hold close tonight because I never thought I would really say this and mean this. This is one of the most hard scenes that our officers arrive on".

World Media Chinese President Receives Senior US Military Chief
Author: 0 Chinese President Receives Senior US Military Chief

Dunford was responding to questions about comments by Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon in an interview with The American Prospect published Wednesday that there is no military solution to the threat from North Korea . Gen Dunford told reporters that he has advised the U.S. leadership not to dial back on the exercises with South Korea. It also suggested to Washington that, "If the US and South Korea carry out strikes and try to overthrow the North Korean regime and change the political ...

World Media Oxford University employee charged with Chicago murder
Author: 0 Oxford University employee charged with Chicago murder

Warren, who says on Facebook that he lives in Swindon, Wiltshire, was suspended from his job as senior treasury assistant after Mr Cornell-Duranleau's body was discovered. A post-mortem examination found the victim, originally from Corunna, Michigan, had methamphetamines in his system. Hours before they were taken into custody, police revealed that Lathem had sent an apologetic video message to his friends, family and relatives of Cornell-Duranleau.

World Media UP Train Tragedy: Kalinga Utkal Express derails in Muzaffarnagar; 20 dead
Author: 0 UP Train Tragedy: Kalinga Utkal Express derails in Muzaffarnagar; 20 dead

According to reports , while the kin of the dead Odias (if any) will get Rs 5 lakh compensation, the injured persons (Odias) will get Rs 50k for treatment. Muzaffarnagar District Megistrate will reach the train derailment site. Two teams of the National Disaster Response Forces (NDRF), comprising 45 personnel each, were also mobilized for the goal.

World Media Supreme Court asks Karti Chidambaram to appear before CBI for quizzing
Author: 0 Supreme Court asks Karti Chidambaram to appear before CBI for quizzing

It, however, directed that the accompanying lawyer would be sitting in an adjoining room to the place where Karti would be quizzed by CBI investigators. Karti had been evading CBI requests for appearance. Additional solicitor general Tushar Mehta appeared on behalf of the CBI and told the bench that, "The LOC is meant to prevent an accused from evading arrest".

World Media Should Confederate Monuments be Removed?
Author: 0 Should Confederate Monuments be Removed?

To answer his objection, we need to ask why some communities have taken action to remove statues of Robert E. Lee and other Confederate heroes. A number of cities and other jurisdictions have chose to remove Confederate monuments following the violence at an event organized by White supremacists and neo-Nazis in Charlottesville , Virginia .

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Author: 0 "Clear The Shelters" to take place Saturday

Potential adopters are asked to fill out adoption applications that can be picked up at the Humane Society's office or downloaded from the HSEC website (ElkhartHumaneSociety.org). She said she is glad when the pets are able to find a home even though it can be bittersweet to say goodbye. These fees include the routine vaccines, spay or neuter surgery if not already done, microchip ID and registration, and Rabies tag or Henderson License (depending on where you live).

World Media At least 10 killed, 150 injured in train accident in northern India
Author: 0 At least 10 killed, 150 injured in train accident in northern India

Eight of the train's coaches derailed and toppled over each other, police said. According to a police officer present on the spot, 50 of the wounded were transferred to hospitals. Train crashes are frequent in India, which has the world's fourth biggest rail network. Emergency workers were pulling people out of mangled, upended carriages after 14 coaches derailed near Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh state, some 130 kilometres (80 miles) from New Delhi .

Author: 0 Graham telling 'disgusting lie' about my Charlottesville remarks

Yet they are unwilling to declare all-out war against Trump and risk alienating his loyalists. While numerous elected Republicans have criticized Trump for his response to the Charlottesville violence over the weekend, Graham, R-S.C., issued a particularly harsh condemnation on Wednesday.

World Media Spain attacks: What we know so far
Author: 0 Spain attacks: What we know so far

Four people had also reportedly been arrested in areas around Barcelona , according to police, with one reported as Oukabir's brother Drissa Oukabir. "We have seen no slowdown of applications". Barcelona is a cosmopolitan city. The twin attacks left at least 14 people dead, including a woman in Cambrils, and 130 others injured.

World Media Old and new India
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Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and American President Donald Trump agreed to enhance peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region by establishing a new two-by-two ministerial dialogue, which would elevate their strategic consultations, the White House said on Tuesday.

World Media Police Officers Shot And Killed Near Orlando
Author: 0 Police Officers Shot And Killed Near Orlando

Two sheriffs deputies were shot and wounded in Jacksonville, Fla., as they responded to a report of an attempted suicide, and two state troopers in southwestern Pennsylvania shot and killed a suspect after they themselves were hit by gunfire.

World Media Pelosi: Bannon ouster 'worthless' if Trump doesn't change
Author: 0 Pelosi: Bannon ouster 'worthless' if Trump doesn't change

Jerrold Nadler (D-New York), Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-New Jersey) and Pramila Jayapal (D-Washington) in introducing a censure resolution in the U.S. House Democrats, however, were not the only ones to condemn Trump's response to the violence and racial unrest in Charlottesville on Friday. Heather Heyer, 32, died after being hit by a vehicle allegedly driven by James Fields Jr., a white supremacist who is now charged with murder and other crimes, and who faces a federal terrorism probe.

World Media Ulchi Freedom Guardian 2017 exercise to begin August 21
Author: 0 Ulchi Freedom Guardian 2017 exercise to begin August 21

The exercise, which begins Monday, will last 10 days, and involve 20,500 foreign troops in a simulated defense of South Korea from an invasion by North Korea . Soldiers of the combined forces take part in a joint military exercise at a beach in Pohang, North Gyeongsang Province on November 12, 2016. 29 July 2017 North Korea launched an Intercontinental ballistic missile Hwasong-14.

World Media Infosys Founder Vishal Sikka Quits
Author: 0 Infosys Founder Vishal Sikka Quits

Infosys has started the process of looking for a successor to Sikka, and will look at talent both within and outside the company, Venkatesan said . "The Board believes it must set the record straight on the false and misleading charges made by Murthy because his actions and demands are damaging the company and misrepresent its commitment to good corporate governance ", Infosys stated.

World Media Fired Venezuelan Chief Prosecutor Flees to Colombia
Author: 0 Fired Venezuelan Chief Prosecutor Flees to Colombia

The assembly unanimously passed a decree Friday enabling it "to legislate on matters directly aimed at ensuring the preservation of peace, security, sovereignty, the socioeconomic financial system, the purposes of state and the preeminence of Venezuela's human rights".

World Media Several people stabbed in the Finnish city of Turku
Author: 0 Several people stabbed in the Finnish city of Turku

The STT agency cited the hospital where the victim died. Police say that a suspect is in custody and being treated in a hospital after officers shot him in the thigh. "This guy was just constantly stabbing. I took her aside". "She was crying hysterically, down on her knees, saying someone's neck has been slashed open".

World Media Trump scraps plan for infrastructure council after 2 other panels dissolve
Author: 0 Trump scraps plan for infrastructure council after 2 other panels dissolve

That prompted business leaders to quit his manufacturing and policy councils, and drew criticism from the bosses of other large U.S. firms including Apple and JP Morgan. The Strategic and Policy Forum, separate from the manufacturing council, was a group of business executives tapped to advise Trump on the economy. America's Businessman in Chief has discovered he's a little too toxic for other business leaders.

World Media Steve Bannon Out at White House
Author: 0 Steve Bannon Out at White House

The New York Times moments later claimed that Trump had chose to let Bannon go, but had not decided when or how to go about it. But it appears Bannon actually submitted his resignation two weeks ago, before the escalating racial tensions caused by those violent protests.

World Media Phoenix Mayor Asks Trump To Delay Visit, Hoping For 'More Sound Judgment'
Author: 0 Phoenix Mayor Asks Trump To Delay Visit, Hoping For 'More Sound Judgment'

Mayor Greg Stanton said he was "disappointed" in the decision and he hoped "sound judgement would prevail" in Trump pushing back his visit, he said later that night. There aren't many politicians around believe me. Arpaio faces up to six months in federal prison. It has been widely reported that Trump plans to pardon Arpaio, who was a controversial law enforcement officer in Arizona for nearly 25 years.

World Media Zimbabwe first lady sets social media ablaze
Author: 0 Zimbabwe first lady sets social media ablaze

He said it would not attempt to be a parallel justice system - it is a team that would only pick up cases which the NPA selects not to prosecute. Police Minister Fikile Mbalula told reporters on Thursday that police are on alert at all borders to ensure Mugabe does not leave the country.

World Media Statue of Former Pro-Slavery US Chief Justice Taney Removed in Annapolis
Author: 0 Statue of Former Pro-Slavery US Chief Justice Taney Removed in Annapolis

The statue of Roger Taney was removed less than a week after white nationalists took to the streets to protest authorities' plans to remove the statue of Confederate Gen. Consider a recent Government Accounting Office study , cited by CBS News to smear conservatives, that purports to cover "domestic terrorism" but only tallies "right-wing" incidents - defined as, among other things, being "Reverent of individual liberty (especially right to own guns; be free of taxes)" - and Islamic ...

World Media California man ID'd as American killed in Barcelona attack
Author: 0 California man ID'd as American killed in Barcelona attack

Nunes said the clothes he was wearing in that photo "is what he's wearing now", and hopes that detail provides a clue and helps someone to recognize him. "Sadly, I must tell you that we do believe that a number of British nationals were caught up I the attack and we're urgently looking into reports of a child believed missing who is a British dual national", she told Sky News.

World Media In case $510M wasn't enough, the Powerball jackpot has jumped again!
Author: 0 In case $510M wasn't enough, the Powerball jackpot has jumped again!

With the stakes high, many locals are testing their luck for Saturday night's draw. "We want to remind the public that you can't win if you don't play". Five numbered balls are drawn from 1 to 69 and one numbered ball is drawn from 1 to 26. On Wednesday, nobody matched the six numbers required to win the Powerball jackpot.