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World Media Nehru-Gandhi & Abdullah families responsible for Kashmir crisis: BJP
Author: 0 Nehru-Gandhi & Abdullah families responsible for Kashmir crisis: BJP

Mr. Abdullah on Friday sought the help of the USA and China "to mediate over the Kashmir issue". Even China said they want to mediate on Kashmir. Mehbooba, on the sidelines of the inaugural function here at Anantnag said, "What is the situation in Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq today?" While China has its own problems to deal with in Tibet.

World Media Ford aircraft carrier gets commissioned in Virginia
Author: 0 Ford aircraft carrier gets commissioned in Virginia

Note that the ceremony was broadcast on the White house page in Facebook. The president earlier in the week said in an interview that he regretted appointing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, and warned the special counsel leading a probe into Russia's campaign meddling not to investigate unrelated dealings by his family business.

World Media Martial law to be extended in Philippine's Mindanao
Author: 0 Martial law to be extended in Philippine's Mindanao

The 60-day martial law was to expire late Saturday. Senator Franklin Drilon said the extension until end of the year was too long and senator Risa Hontiveros, a staunch critic of Duterte, said martial law has "no strategic contribution to the military's anti-terrorism operations".

World Media Pentagon briefs Congress on plans to up troop levels in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Pentagon briefs Congress on plans to up troop levels in Afghanistan

White, a Pentagon spokeswoman. For fiscal 2016, Pakistan was allotted $ 900 million in coalition support funds, $550 million of which Islamabad has already received. Pakistan has decried the report , with Foreign Ministry spokesman Nafees Zakaria saying Thursday that Pakistan has "taken indiscriminate and all out action against terrorists".

World Media Errant US Drone Strike Kills 15 Afghan Forces
Author: 0 Errant US Drone Strike Kills 15 Afghan Forces

While confirming the incident, Umar Zwak, spokesman for the provincial governor, told Anadolu Agency the Afghan policemen had gathered in a security check post recently reclaimed from the militants when it was hit by the us gunship helicopter.

Author: 0 Three Israelis Killed In West Bank Terror Home Invasion

They asked every mosque in the city to close and worshippers were urged to instead pray outside the gates of al Aqsa rather than submit to the security procedures. Earlier on Friday (local time), thousands of Palestinians in Jerusalem and the West Bank clashed with Israeli troops, burning tyres and throwing stones and firecrackers.

World Media Kuwait: diplomats at Iranian embassy requested to leave over spying case
Author: 0 Kuwait: diplomats at Iranian embassy requested to leave over spying case

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said dismessed Kuwaiti officials' accusations as "baseless and false", adding that Iran has given a note of protest to the Kuwaiti charge d'affairs. "[Kuwait said] Alireza Enayati, the Iranian ambassador, must leave", ISNA said. The tensions with Shiite Iran comes as Kuwait is trying to mediate a widening row between Qatar and Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt .

World Media Police want charges for teens accused of taunting drowning man
Author: 0 Police want charges for teens accused of taunting drowning man

Jamel Dunn , 31, drowned in a pond after calling out to a group of teenagers for aid, police at the Cocoa Police Department told NBC affiliate WESH News. None of the teens went to his aid, or even called 911 to report anything, Florida Today reports. On Friday, the office of State Attorney Phil Archer issued a statement , though not in response to the chief's comments about recommending charges.

World Media USA will not pay Pakistan for military reimbursements this year: Pentagon
Author: 0 USA will not pay Pakistan for military reimbursements this year: Pentagon

The US had designated the Haqqani Network as a terrorist outfit in 2012. National Defence Authorisation Act (NDAA), that Pakistan has taken satisfactory action against the Haqqani network. In the statement, Stump said the 2016 funds had to be "released or reprogrammed" before their expiration. The group is believed to be based in the unruly tribal regions of Pakistan, near the porous border with Afghanistan.

World Media 2 killed in Greece-Turkey natural disaster
Author: 0 2 killed in Greece-Turkey natural disaster

Greek authorities continue to wade through rubble Friday following a powerful 6.3 magnitude quake that struck off the coast. "We found ourselves on the shore", Kestaneci said. Its depth was measured at 10 kilometers. Greek government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said that although the port of Kos was closed to traffic, damage elsewhere was minimal.

World Media Rights group wants monitors to look into Qatar blockade
Author: 0 Rights group wants monitors to look into Qatar blockade

In his first speech since four Arab countries severed ties with Doha , a defiant Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani said life was continuing as normal despite what he described as an unjust "siege". "They have been very aggressive in implementing that agreement, so I think we're satisfied with the effort they're putting forth", Tillerson told reporters just before meeting with Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah at the State Department.

World Media Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif hearings conclude in Supreme Court
Author: 0 Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif hearings conclude in Supreme Court

The organisations have urged Sharif to "honourably" resign as he has "lost the moral and legal authority" to continue in his office after a joint investigation team ( JIT) report accused him and his family of evading tax by setting up offshore companies to purchase high-end properties in London.

World Media The Juice is loose in October - OJ Simpson granted parole
Author: 0 The Juice is loose in October - OJ Simpson granted parole

I've honored their verdict. "I've done my time, I've done it as well and respectfully- I believe in the jury system.I've not complained in 9 years". "It wasn't worth it". The 70-year-old Simpson could be released as early as October 1. Simpson has said he will move back to Florida when he's released.

World Media Texas Senate gives sunset bills final approval
Author: 0 Texas Senate gives sunset bills final approval

The intent of Mr. Patrick was clear from the onset of the special session that he meant to have all 20 of Gov. Abbott's bills heard during the session. The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) went as far as issuing an ultimatum, giving North Carolina one week to stop restricting the choice of bathroom facilities of transgender people otherwise it would pull holding events in the state until 2022.

World Media Florida Man Says He Went 'Bananas,' Shot Out Utility Workers' Tires
Author: 0 Florida Man Says He Went 'Bananas,' Shot Out Utility Workers' Tires

They said, 'We'll move in a few minutes, we're just working on the poles. "He was upset that the trucks were parked in front of his house, asked them to move", he said. Jove was taken into custody and spent the rest of the afternoon being questioned by police. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue was not able to confirm his previous employment as of late Wednesday night, reported NBC Miami .

World Media Germany summons Turkish envoy over human rights activist
Author: 0 Germany summons Turkish envoy over human rights activist

Turkey has reportedly given the list to Germany's Federal Criminal Police Office. But these six are human rights activists and, moreover, one is a German . On Wednesday, German officials said it is possible to suspend European Union aid payments to Turkey , after summoning Ankara's ambassador to Berlin to protest over the arrest of the six.

World Media MI woman guilty of husband's murder after parrot witnesses in case
Author: 0 MI woman guilty of husband's murder after parrot witnesses in case

Glenna Duram , of MI, suffered a head wound in what prosecutors said was a suicide attempt, but survived. She sustained a head wound on the May, 2015 night of the shooting, but survived. Duram is expected back in court for sentencing on August 28. Mr Duram's mother Lillian said at the time: 'That bird picks up everything and anything, and it's got the filthiest mouth around'.

World Media Militants warn of war with Israel over Al-Aqsa violence
Author: 0 Militants warn of war with Israel over Al-Aqsa violence

Police responded when protesters threw rocks and bottles at the officers. In a shooting attack on Friday morning, three Palestinian Muslims with Israeli citizenship shot dead two Israel policemen near the gates of the compound. Protests and scuffles between demonstrators and Israeli police have erupted outside the holy site in Jerusalem's Old City on previous nights. Gilad Erdan tells Israel's Army Radio on Thursday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will rule on the issue ...

Author: 0 New US sanctions on Iran 'ridiculous': Russian official

Later, Iran's Foreign Ministry said the Islamic Republic "will in turn impose new sanctions against a number of other American persons and entities that have taken hostile steps against the Iranian people and other Muslim nations in the region".

World Media Bodycam video appears to show Baltimore cop planting evidence
Author: 0 Bodycam video appears to show Baltimore cop planting evidence

Davis said officers were conducting surveillance of an area known for drug dealing when they observed an exchange. Lopez said she sees little distinction in whether drugs were planted or merely repositioned for the camera. He has since been released after public defender Deborah Levi flagged the video as the reason his charges should be dropped. One bag was tied off, and the second was opened and recovered by officers at the scene.

World Media Elon Musk Downplays Expectations for Giant Rocket's First Flight
Author: 0 Elon Musk Downplays Expectations for Giant Rocket's First Flight

He claims that the government has verbally authorized the construction of a hyperloop tunnel between New York City , Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C. The inventor first proposed the Hyperloop electromagnetic tube system in 2013. It's also unclear what exactly Musk means by "verbal government approval", and whether that means he has the "okay" to proceed with a proposal, or to actually start digging.

World Media Daimler to recall over 3 mln diesel cars across Europe
Author: 0 Daimler to recall over 3 mln diesel cars across Europe

JUST DAYS after boasting of record-breaking sales, with the first six months of 2017 exceeding all previous years, Mercedes-Benz's reputation has suffered a devastating blow with the company announcing it is recalling 3m diesel cars over toxic emissions.

World Media Swiss glacier yields bodies of couple missing 75 years
Author: 0 Swiss glacier yields bodies of couple missing 75 years

On a clear day in August, the couple set off from their village, Chandolin, into the Swiss Alps to check up on their cattle on farmland in Grilden, planning to come back that evening. It is speculated that the couple fell into a crevice on the Tsanfleuron Glacier and that the cold conditions had preserved their bodies . They were found lying near each other.

World Media Mormon university professor fired after refusing to recant pro-gay Facebook post
Author: 0 Mormon university professor fired after refusing to recant pro-gay Facebook post

While she knew that her support of the LGBTQ community went against the teachings of the church, Robertson said she did not anticipate her termination. Robertson resisted and ultimately decided that it was more important for her to stick up for her beliefs than acquiesce to the school's demands. "Sexuality and gender are not binary, they are on a spectrum and that's how we were made", she wrote.

World Media Watch Liverpool vs Crystal Palace live on TV, Online
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Boer's only signing, Chelsea's Ruben Loftus-Cheek on loan to Palace, has also travelled with the squad. Palace started well, with Zaha impressing in the early minutes. The contest was settled with 11 minutes remaining when Origi swept home from close-range when Philippe Coutinho's shot clipped off both Solanke and Martin Kelly .

World Media Alex Iwobi scores as Arsenal defeat Bayern Munich on penalties
Author: 0 Alex Iwobi scores as Arsenal defeat Bayern Munich on penalties

Arsenal captain Cech put on quite a performance in the latter part of the first half, denying a few on-target attempts, including a close-range shot by Rodriguez. The last time these two teams met, it wasn't pretty. "We trained hard yesterday and today as well, so I think physically we have suffered a little bit".

World Media China's Wang says confrontation with United States will not resolve differences
Author: 0 China's Wang says confrontation with United States will not resolve differences

U.S. and Chinese delegations participating in an annual economic dialogue on Wednesday have both canceled news conferences scheduled for late afternoon following the conclusion of the talks, a U.S. The dialogue is one of the four major dialogue mechanisms the two sides established in April. Xi said China is going to open up more to foreign investors in a meeting with his financial lieutenants on Monday, according to national broadcaster China Central Television.

World Media California rallies to resurrect, extend 'cap-and
Author: 0 California rallies to resurrect, extend 'cap-and

In the wake of Trump's decision to remove the US from the Paris Climate Accord, Brown and a number of other governors and mayors have soothed concerns at home and overseas. But Brown, at 79 and nearing the end of his fourth term in office, has argued cap-and-trade is an effective way to combat carbon emissions while allowing economic growth.

World Media National Hot Dog Day deals: Chicago-style with ketchup?
Author: 0 National Hot Dog Day deals: Chicago-style with ketchup?

With the introduction of steam-powered meat choppers, Chicago's famous Union Stock Yards plants began to churn out early versions of today's hot dog. Nick's Char Pit is a family-run business, serving up local, Hummel Hot Dogs from New Haven. Ballpark history: Hot dogs are the MVP at Major League Baseball parks and became standard fare in 1983.

World Media Canada musters military to fight wildfires, 39000 evacuated
Author: 0 Canada musters military to fight wildfires, 39000 evacuated

Chief Fire Information Officer Kevin Skrepnek says crews have been using calmer weather to build fire guards around existing fires. Goodale had "a good conversation" with Doherty (opposition leader of the Cariboo-Prince George district) who has always been in touch to contribute in the extinction of the fire, and help the affected people.

World Media Google introduces personalized news feed for its mobile search app
Author: 0 Google introduces personalized news feed for its mobile search app

That feature is precisely what Google hopes attracts news junkies to its app , at the expense of Facebook , Flipboard, and others. New with the feed, though, is the ability to follow specific topics from searches . Google says it will take into account your interest level, feeding your obsessions more frequently than your passing fancies. Legitimate apps are able to connect into G Suites services through the platform's application program interface but that API door also means ...

World Media Slim majority wants Democrats in charge of Congress
Author: 0 Slim majority wants Democrats in charge of Congress

Although the poll was conducted before the latest blow that effectively caused the collapse of the Senate health care bill, the Republican-controlled Congress had made headlines for the bill's low approval rating and its inability to garner the support of the entire party.