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World Media Six Lashkar militants killed in Hajin gunfight
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As soon as the Police and security forces laid siege to a cluster of houses, the holed up terrorists opened fire that triggered a fierce gunfight. One of the terrorists killed in the encounter is Owaid, nephew of 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rahman Lakhvi.

World Media Palestinians run Gaza terminal for 1st time in a decade
Author: 0 Palestinians run Gaza terminal for 1st time in a decade

Hamas withdrew from the crossings on November 1, implementing the first step of an Egyptian-brokered deal to end the rift with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah party. All Palestinian factions are due to meet in Cairo next week to discuss ways to move reconciliation forward. Israel has maintained a blockade on Gaza for a decade, with tight restrictions in place on the movement of people and goods at its crossings, citing the need to control Hamas and stop Islamic groups from ...

World Media Suarez Ends Goal Drought As Barcelona Ease Past Leganes
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However, two simple Suarez finishes from close range either side of half-time and Paulinho's late tap-in glossed over another under-par performance from Ernesto Valverde's men, who were again thankful to a fine display from goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen .

World Media Wisconsin players have message for MI players as they walk off field
Author: 0 Wisconsin players have message for MI players as they walk off field

Wisconsin linebacker T.J. Edwards called for trainers from the MI sideline with Peters lying still on the ground. "Everyone had a little edge to them". "He's going to meet us at the plane, so we'll have a better idea [of his status] when we see him", Harbaugh said. Otherwise, the unit had another stout day, and coordinator Jim Leonhard dialed up a couple different blitzes in the second half.

World Media Trump tells Clinton to run again for President 'in three years'
Author: 0 Trump tells Clinton to run again for President 'in three years'

In a tweet Saturday morning, Trump told the 2016 popular vote victor to "get on with your life" but urged her to "give it another try in three years". Of source, as Trump tells Clinton to get on with her life, the president has tweeted dozens of times about the former Democratic presidential nominee since defeating her last November in the election.

World Media CBS's Major Garrett: Why hasn't Trump sued his sexual misconduct accusers?
Author: 0 CBS's Major Garrett: Why hasn't Trump sued his sexual misconduct accusers?

Well we know where Trump's deformed baby hands would have gone! President Trump , who himself has been caught on tape disparaging women and has a slew of sexual harassment allegations , dove right in to attack Senator Franken. Franken, who joined the Senate in 2009, apologized to Tweeden on Thursday in two statements and said he would fully cooperate with an ethics investigation.

World Media Laura's Look: More sunshine with less wind Sunday
Author: 0 Laura's Look: More sunshine with less wind Sunday

Winds could gust as high as 40 miles per hour and temperatures will fall from the mid 50s to near 50 during the day. Plenty of sunshine and a southerly flow of winds will help keep temperatures above average for Friday . Get your boots, jackets and umbrellas: Rain and potentially unsafe winds are expected in the tri-state this weekend, Storm Team 4 says. Winds will decrease this evening and it will be quite chilly tonight into tomorrow morning.

World Media Miss India Manushi Chhillar Wins Miss World 2017
Author: 0 Miss India Manushi Chhillar Wins Miss World 2017

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday congratulated Manushi Chillar for winning the coveted "Miss World 2017" pageant at Sanya in China. Puerto Rico's Stephanie Del Valle, the victor of last year's Miss World's title, passed on Manushi Chillar the crown. Earlier, the Indians who bagged the Miss World title are Reita Faria (1966), Aishwarya Rai (Miss World 1994), Diana Hayden (Miss World 1997), Yukta Mookhey (Miss World 1999), Priyanka Chopra (Miss World 2000).

World Media Trump says big game trophy ban reversal is on hold
Author: 0 Trump says big game trophy ban reversal is on hold

Donald Trump announced on Friday he is putting his decision to drop restrictions on hunters importing trophies from elephants hunted in Zimbabwe and Zambia on hold for the time being. He described the perilous situation in Zimbabwe, where the US Embassy has advised Americans to limit their travel outdoors. "Furthermore, I am not convinced that elephant populations in the area warrant overconcentration measures".

World Media BJP announces second list of 36 candidates for Gujarat
Author: 0 BJP announces second list of 36 candidates for Gujarat

While Gujarat water resources minister Babubhai Bokhiriya will fight for an Assembly seat from Porbandar, state home minister Pradipsinh Jadeja will contest from his constituency, Vatva. The BJP, that has set a target of winning over 150 seats in the state, is yet to announce names of 112 candidates for the 182-seat Assembly. Earlier in the month, the Congress had given three options to the Hardik Patel-led Patidar Anamat Sndolan Samiti (PASS) on how reservation will be provided to the ...

World Media Sexual Assault Reports by Military Members Increased in 2016
Author: 0 Sexual Assault Reports by Military Members Increased in 2016

A restricted report is not referred for criminal investigation or to commanders and allows the service member who made it to seek confidential support, medical care and counseling. In 2015 there were 164 unrestricted reports and 31 restricted. In the Marine Corps, there were 837 reports in 2015 to 825 in 2016. Regarding the Army, Fort Hood , Texas, had the most reports across over the period, at 863.

World Media India Inc. Hails Moody's Upgrade; Some Feel Fitch, S&P May Not Follow
Author: 0 India Inc. Hails Moody's Upgrade; Some Feel Fitch, S&P May Not Follow

Standard & Poor's has kept India at the lowest investment grade, just above junk status, for a decade and Fitch Ratings for one year longer. "While a number of important reforms remain at the design phase, Moody's believes that those implemented to date will advance the government's objective of improving the business climate, enhancing productivity, stimulating foreign and domestic investment, and ultimately fostering strong and sustainable growth", it said.

World Media 150 fire-fighters battle blaze at Manhattan tower block
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After the roof's collapse, the search for residents in the building was called off, but there have been no reports of missing persons. The Fire Department of NY says 170 firefighters are at the scene. "I couldn't believe it", she said. FDNY Chief of Department James Leonard said the fire department evacuated nearby buildings because heavy smoke was in the street.

World Media Raila Odinga's vehicle hit with by a tear gas cannister
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Police fired live rounds and tear gas to prevent Odinga's convoy from making its way to Nairobi's main park so he could address supporters. "The indiscriminate use of live ammunition is totally unacceptable". Police warned earlier this week they would not allow a ceremony to welcome Odinga back from speaking engagements overseas. "The supporters had tried to make their way to the city centre anticipating that address from Odinga".

World Media Aerial view reveals wreckage from Buckinghamshire air collision
Author: 0 Aerial view reveals wreckage from Buckinghamshire air collision

The crash took place in a dense woodland. The manor said the crash did not happen at the site and there were no casualties at the manor. A woman who lives nearby said she was out walking her dogs at the time of the collision. "Everyone is helping the emergency services". Emergency services rushed to the scene, with fire officers launching a drone over the fallen wreckage in a desperate search for survivors.

World Media Man Discussing Church Shootings Accidentally Shoots Self in Church
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Gun control is a hot-button issue in the United States, so I applaud First United Methodist Church in Tennessee for having an open discussion on church shootings, one of which took nearly 30 lives in Texas earlier this month. "Evidently he just forgot that he re-chambered the weapon", Parks said. The husband and wife, also in her 80s, were flown to a hospital. The man accidentally shot himself and his wife during a discussion about a previous church shooting.

World Media N Korean soldier stable, but riddled with parasites
Author: 0 N Korean soldier stable, but riddled with parasites

It said these appeared larger than those for North Korea's Romeo-class attack submarine. 38North also cites the continuous movement of parts in and out of yards next to construction halls at the shipyard and the presence of a stand used to test the mechanism that launches missiles from a submarine.

World Media California bishop calls for prayers following Tehama County shooting
Author: 0 California bishop calls for prayers following Tehama County shooting

At least 10 other people were wounded, including two children at an elementary school near the small town of Corning, about 100 miles north of Sacramento, where the suspect was slain, according to police and local media. -The gunman "arbitrarily" shot at residents in the rural area as he drove by, said Johnston. - The gunman allegedly went back on the road and shot and killed one person, Johnston said.

World Media Police officer, militant of Zakir Musa group killed in Srinagar encounter
Author: 0 Police officer, militant of Zakir Musa group killed in Srinagar encounter

Police is questioning the arrested militant. The militants in the vehicle opened heavy fire in which two cops, including sub-inspector Imran Ahmad Tak, were injured. "His body has reached his home and we have started further investigation", he said. Earlier there were reports that Mugees was affiliated with Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind led by Zakir Musa.

World Media Israeli soldiers shoot Palestinian teenager after alleged car-ramming attack
Author: 0 Israeli soldiers shoot Palestinian teenager after alleged car-ramming attack

Meanwhile, security sources in Hebron said Israeli soldiers detained a 15-year-old Palestinian teenager over stabbing attack claims. He then got out of the vehicle and attempted to stab an IDF soldier with a knife. The move is justified as part of a policy of deterrence, despite previous military committee statements that such actions do not prevent attacks. The incident took place at the Gush Etzion Junction in the central West Bank, a common site for terror attacks due to its close ...

World Media US Navy admits involvement in obscene skywriting
Author: 0 US Navy admits involvement in obscene skywriting

The news outlet received multiple photographs and phone calls from irate citizens who were offended by the genitalia over Okanogan County. Meanwhile on social media, photos of the phallic image continue to circulate. In response to the incident, Navy officials said in a statement that the drawings were "wholly unacceptable" and the service has initiated an investigation.

World Media World carbon emissions on the rise again
Author: 0 World carbon emissions on the rise again

Carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels and industries around the world is likely to increase by 2% by end 2017 compared to past year. And despite a slowing of emissions growth in India and China, global emissions are growing. "In many regions that has meant rolling back on the restructuring of the economy and an uptick in smokestack industry output". Increases in coal use in China and the U.S.

World Media Coalition bombs airport runway in Yemen capital
Author: 0 Coalition bombs airport runway in Yemen capital

It said Monday the coalition would lift the blockade after widespread worldwide criticism. The United Nations has listed Yemen as the world's number one humanitarian crisis, with 17 million people in need of food, seven million of whom are at risk of starvation.

World Media Cambodian opposition dissolved as Hun Sen consolidates control
Author: 0 Cambodian opposition dissolved as Hun Sen consolidates control

Cambodia's Supreme Court dissolved the main opposition party on Thursday, leaving authoritarian Prime Minister Hun Sen clear to extend over three decades in power in a general election next year. in the hope of overthrowing the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP). There was no sign of protests. On Wednesday, Rainsy made an announcement that he would be returning to the CNRP, a party he quit in February over fears at the time that it would be dissolved if he remained a member of it.

World Media Russian Federation casts 10th United Nations veto on United Nations action on Syria
Author: 0 Russian Federation casts 10th United Nations veto on United Nations action on Syria

The United States and Russia , Syria's ally, have put forward rival draft resolutions on renewing the mandate of the Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM), tasked with investigating Syria's toxic gas attacks. "But we have different views about how it should be renewed ", he told reporters. "Russia is doing everything possible to prevent that from happening", he said.

World Media The Pope Has A Lamborghini Now
Author: 0 The Pope Has A Lamborghini Now

The hot new wheels was blessed and signed by the pontiff outside Casa Santa Marta, the Vatican guesthouse where he lives. The vehicle was donated to the Vatican and will be auctioned off through Sotheby's . Another charity, the Pope John XXIII Community, provides aid for sex-trafficking victims. What gift to offer the pope? During his weekly general audience, Pope Francis has said one must "allow himself to be amazed to enter the Kingdom of Heaven".

World Media China sends envoy to North Korea for party talks
Author: 0 China sends envoy to North Korea for party talks

President Trump echoed Mattis' stance while visiting South Korea as part of a 12-day trip to Asia last week, urging North Korea to " make a deal ", while also warning Pyongyang to "not underestimate us" and "not try us". Singapore recently banned all commercial trade with North Korea in compliance with the United Nations resolutions against the communist country's nuclear and missile tests.

World Media Far-Right Twitter Accounts Lose Verified Tick
Author: 0 Far-Right Twitter Accounts Lose Verified Tick

Reasons include: Intentionally misleading people by changing display names, promoting hate or violence and inciting or engaging in harassment of other users. It's unclear why some Twitter users are losing their verification while others are removed from the site completely. Loomer expressed frustration at the company's decision too, " Twitter is quick to call me and others Nazis, but they are literally trying to eradicate my presence".