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World Media Canada Post issues strike notice
Author: 0 Canada Post issues strike notice

By the end of this week, a Canada Post labour disruption could affect the delivery of letters, parcels and possibly your newspaper. It cites, in part, the financial toll of a rapid decline in mail volume in today's increasingly digital world.

World Media Veteran used vest, military-style rifle in sniper slayings
Author: 0 Veteran used vest, military-style rifle in sniper slayings

While there, the officer spoke to Johnson, who said he "had just gotten out of a class at a nearby self-defense school". Their deaths - along with those of several African-Americans before them - spurred anger and debate over the use of force by police and questions over racial profiling.

Author: 0 Demonstrators rally in Baton Rouge over black man's death

Only one person from outside the Baton Rouge area faced a charge other than obstructing a highway. Montgomery said he didn't want protesters to go to the police station, saying he knows that police are on edge following the Thursday shooting deaths of five officers in Dallas.

World Media 52 wounded still hospitalised after Istanbul airport attack
Author: 0 52 wounded still hospitalised after Istanbul airport attack

A one-armed Chechen warlord masterminded the triple suicide bombing at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport that killed at least 44 people and left more than 230 others injured, a U.S. A police spokesman could not confirm the report , which was also carried by other media . The identity of one suspect was determined through a photocopy of his passport, which he submitted to a realtor in order to rent a house in Istanbul's Fatih district.

World Media Saudi Arabia arrest 19 people over bomb attacks
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia arrest 19 people over bomb attacks

According to an Interior Ministry spokesman, the following persons have committed Qatif terror attack: Abdulrahman Saleh Mohammed Al-Amer, 23-years-old, formerly detained two years ago for having been involved in a mob calling for the release of terror-related detainees; Ibrahim Saleh Mohammed Al-Amer, 20-years-old; and Abdulkareem Ibrahim Mohammed Al-Hasini, 20-years-old.

World Media Four killed in Eid congregation blast; shooting in Bangladesh
Author: 0 Four killed in Eid congregation blast; shooting in Bangladesh

Two police officers, one militant and a woman bystander were killed during the battle, and a dozen or more others were injured, but one of the attackers , a 19-year-old man, was wounded and captured alive. Meanwhile the imam of the Eid congregation which was attacked today Maulana Fariduddin Massoud, who is said to have earned the militants' wrath by spearheading a massive anti-Islamist campaign with Islamic scholars and imams, appealed for a "social resistance" against the militants.

Author: 0 Japanese media exit polls: Ruling coalition heads to victory

Abe, in power since late 2012, has yet to achieve a strong recovery in the world's third-largest economy for his cherished goal of removing a war-renouncing clause from Japan's US-imposed constitution. The ruling coalition is likely to surpass the premier's target of 61 of the 121 seats in the upper chamber up for grabs in the race, major polls showed, despite Abe's government's failure to revitalise long-term economic growth.

Author: 0 Australia's opposition party concedes defeat in federal election

While Turnbull retained power, his gamble in calling an election, ostensibly to clear the Senate of what he saw as obstructive minor parties, backfired badly with a swing to the centre-left Labor opposition and a rise in the popularity of minor parties and independents.

World Media Leader of UK opposition party urges challenger to 'think'
Author: 0 Leader of UK opposition party urges challenger to 'think'

She said: "I think we need to have somebody that can lead the Labour Party forwards and unfortunately Jeremy has lost the confidence of the vast majority of his parliamentary party". In a separate BBC interview, Corbyn reminded viewers - several times - that he won the last leadership vote with 60 percent support from members.

Author: 0 Australia Federal Election 2016: Calls for PM Malcolm Turnbull to resign

He said he had taken "absolutely full responsibility for the campaign", but in the next breath criticised Labor for its claims that a Liberal government would privatise Medicare. "This hasn't been an outcome that we wanted but it's not the end of the world and people shouldn't start slitting their throats - certainly not Liberals", he said.

Author: 0 Corbyn Challenges U.K. Labour Lawmakers in Bid to End Revolt

Another added: "Katie Hopkins admires Jeremy Corbyn - probably the worst endorsement anyone could ever receive". Since the referendum vote to leave the European Union last month, Labour has been embroiled in what Corbyn supporters have dubbed a " coup ", with mass resignations in the shadow cabinet and hundreds of MPs calling on Corbyn to resign.

Author: 0 South Sudan Returns To War: Vice President

Radio Tamazuj, a local news outlet, reported on Sunday that as many as 271 people may have died so far. Meanwhile Kenya's presidency urged Kiir and Machar urgently to move heavy weaponry and contingents of soldiers out of civilian areas in Juba.

World Media Wayne Ellington agrees to 2-year deal with Heat
Author: 0 Wayne Ellington agrees to 2-year deal with Heat

Miami now has 12 players under contract for next season: Chris Bosh , Hassan Whiteside, Goran Dragic, Josh McRoberts , Wayne Ellington, Derrick Williams , James Johnson, Haslem, Justise Winslow, Briante Weber, Josh Richardson and Rodney McGruder .

World Media Angela Eagle to challenge Jeremy Corbyn for Labour leadership
Author: 0 Angela Eagle to challenge Jeremy Corbyn for Labour leadership

The challenge, which will be launched on Monday, was triggered by the collapse of peace talks between the party's deputy leader Tom Watson and the unions amid bitter recriminations. Pressed on Corbyn's assertion that he would automatically be on the ballot paper, she said: "I mean that has never been the case in the past, but that is a matter for the party's national executive committee [NEC] which will set out the terms of this battle".

World Media Tusk: EU 27 agree 'no single market' without free movement for UK
Author: 0 Tusk: EU 27 agree 'no single market' without free movement for UK

In Cameron's absence, the most palpable remaining link to Britain at the summit was the English language used. The leaders sought to dispel any notion that the referendum result will amount to their Waterloo. European Union nations have been particularly concerned about the domino effect the falling pound sterling could have on their own economies. Stock markets around the world plunged immediately after Britons voted 52%-48% to leave the European Union on 23 June, but have regained lost ...

World Media North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to maintain 12000 troops in Afghanistan
Author: 0 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to maintain 12000 troops in Afghanistan

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military head US General Curtis Scaparrotti said failure would turn Afghanistan into a safe haven for groups like Al-Qaeda. The officials were not authorised to discuss the details publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. He said training and advising of the Afghan air force and special operations forces won't be affected.

Author: 0 Australian opposition concedes defeat in tight election

Shorten called Turnbull to congratulate him and concede electoral defeat even as the vote counting was underway, according to media reports here. Australia had been left in limbo following the July 2 vote, which showed no clear majority and seemed to indicate the country was headed for a hung parliament.

Author: 0 A third of Cleveland police will have GOP convention duties

She will return to the national stage, quite literally, with this year's convention. Multiple local and national organizations have complained that Cleveland city and police officials provided unclear guidance on how organizations could apply for demonstration and parade permits.

World Media India's entry into NSG opposed by China
Author: 0 India's entry into NSG opposed by China

However, India had hoped that this wouldn't hamper its chances as the NPT is not mandatory and only a guideline. "But we are confident that India would be a full member of the (NSG) regime by the end of the year", the official told PTI on condition of anonymity.

Author: 0 15 die as protests roil Indian Kashmir after rebel's death

Wani, the Hizbul Mujahideen chief of operations, was killed in fighting on Friday after Indian troops, acting on a tip, cordoned a forested village in the southern Kashmir's Kokernag area, said Police Director-General K. "It is a big success for security forces and a setback to militancy", said Inspector General of Police Javid Mujtaba Gilani. Indian officials have indefinitely suspended an annual Hindu pilgrimage to a mountain cave that draws about half a million people each year.

World Media Veep prospect Pence to appear with Trump
Author: 0 Veep prospect Pence to appear with Trump

However, Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, will perhaps have to decide on Pence by noon Friday, the deadline for the first-term governor to appear on the state November ballot as either a gubernatorial or vice presidential candidate.

World Media Tens of thousands pay final respects to Abdul Sattar Edhi
Author: 0 Tens of thousands pay final respects to Abdul Sattar Edhi

Edhi, who was a prominent Pakistani humanitarian and philanthropist passed away on Friday. The messiah of humanity is no more with us but we as a nation must strive to keep his dream alive. The Edhi Foundation runs a vast fleet of ambulances, orphanages, and medical clinics across Pakistan. In a city where political parties and Islamist militant groups vie to increase their legitimacy by filling the role of a failing state, including through social welfare, Edhi's motiveless, radically ...

Author: 0 Australian PM claims election victory

Property Council of Australia boss Ken Morrison said the election result should not be seen as three-year leave pass from economic reform. Mr Turnbull's thoughts will turn to replacements for up to three ministers who have lost their seats, with suggestions that he should promote rising conservative stars to placate the coalition's right wing.

World Media Joseph, Thompson lead Canada in FIBA semifinal win over New Zealand
Author: 0 Joseph, Thompson lead Canada in FIBA semifinal win over New Zealand

For the second consecutive year, Canada was one victory from qualifying for the Olympics and for the second consecutive year, Canada came up short, losing to France 83-74 in a qualifying tournament in the Philippines on Sunday. "But I still thought at the end of the game our execution, spreading the floor and being able to use our athleticism was our strength". The live streaming of the Canada v New Zealand will be avialable via Fiba.com or fans can check right here through the YouTube link ...

World Media Biden: Assassinations of Dallas police 'touched the soul of a nation'
Author: 0 Biden: Assassinations of Dallas police 'touched the soul of a nation'

Speaking Friday morning from the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Poland, the President condemned the killings in Dallas as "vicious, calculated and despicable" and promised justice. "We need to try, as best we can, to walk in one another's shoes, to imagine what it would be like if people followed us around stores or locked their auto doors when we walked past".

Author: 0 Dallas police say nothing found in garage search

Video footage of their final moments went viral online. But until that serious discussion happens, he said he fears "we're going to continue to see this kind of tragic incident" like the Dallas attack. Back at the crime scene in Dallas, police still have a huge portion of the Downtown area blocked off. One officer told the PA he believed the driver had been arrested.

Author: 0 Iran says it will continue its ballistic missile program

Schaefer said Germany had a "great deal of faith" in President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Javad Zarif and had the impression that Tehran was doing its best to stick to the deal, which ended a 12-year standoff with the West over the nuclear programme.

Author: 0 Bernie Sanders To Endorse Hillary Clinton Next Week In New Hampshire

A Sanders endorsement may ensure "a prominent speaking slot at the Democratic convention" as well, the Times reports. "We have got to do everything that we can to defeat Donald Trump and elect Hillary Clinton ", Sanders said in a Bloomberg interview Thursday.

Author: 0 MN Governor calls for calm after Dallas shootings

Beyoncé halted her concert in Glasgow on Thursday night to hold a minute's silence in memory of two black men shot dead by police in the United States this week. Reynolds livestreamed a video of the shooting's aftermath on her phone after Castile was shot. "We think the only way you can respect the name of Alton Sterling and his family, and Mr.

Author: 0 Narendra Modi addresses Joint Press Meet in Tanzania

He was also offered "shawl" as a goodwill gesture. Earlier on Sunday, Modi was accorded a ceremonial welcome at the State House here. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a five-day tour to Africa, is all set to address the Indian diaspora at Kasarani Stadium.

World Media 'Hockey Club of Pakistan' renamed as 'Abdul Sattar Edhi Hockey Stadium'
Author: 0 'Hockey Club of Pakistan' renamed as 'Abdul Sattar Edhi Hockey Stadium'

It has also run relief operations in Africa, Middle East, the Caucasus region, Eastern Europe and even United States where it had provided aid following "Hurricane Katrina" in 2005. Quite rightly, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, said, "If anyone deserves to be wrapped in the flag of the nation he served, it is him". Born in 1928 in a small village of Bantva near Joona Garh in Gujarat district of then British-ruled India, Edhi was deeply affected by the death of his mother when he was 19.

Author: 0 Final opportunity knocks for Murray

Wimbledon, England-Andy Murray won his second Wimbledon title on Sunday with an ideal tennis strategy: He played pretty much flawless. In the age of Federer, Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Murray, the road to the top is paved with sweat, patience and a big entourage.

World Media McEnroe will work Wimbledon final for TV as Raonic's coach
Author: 0 McEnroe will work Wimbledon final for TV as Raonic's coach

But the Canadian would produce the match of his life to knock the Fed Express out, winning a five-set thriller to become the first North American man since Andy Roddick in 2009 to reach a Wimbledon final, let alone a Grand Slam final. I put myself in a position to try and win the ( Wimbledon ) event again. Speaking from his wheelchair at the front of the queue, Mr Durno said: "I told them "even if it kills me, I'm going to Wimbledon ".