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Author: 0 'Solar mamas' meet Modi in Tanzania

Gandhi that ended up shaping the fate of both countries. The communique said in response to Kenya's request to develop its film industry, India offered to consider deputation of Indian faculty to the School of Film Making in Nairobi . Kenyatta added that his country is keen to have cooperation in the field of sports, with India having expertise in cricket and Kenya in athletics. Modi is on two days.

Author: 0 Pistorius sentenced to six years for murder

She added, "I am of the view that a long term in prison will not serve justice in this matter". She ordered a recess to enable prosecutors and Pistorius' lawyers to decide if they wanted to appeal the sentence. "She definitely erred on the side of caution with a lenient sentence", he said of Masipa. Ex-Paralympian was convicted of murdering his girlfriend three years ago in case that grabbed world attention.

World Media Giuliani: Saying 'black lives matter' is 'inherently racist'
Author: 0 Giuliani: Saying 'black lives matter' is 'inherently racist'

Whites have to realize that African-American men have a fear and boys have a fear of being confronted by the police because of some of these incidents. 'Well, when they talk about killing police officers, ' Giuliani began, to which Dickerson objected. "Mayor Giuliani , I want you to understand the predicament that African-American families are in where there is the very thought that sending their sons out into the world...

Author: 0 Hamas Asks Palestinians to Stage Sit-In at Al-Aqsa Mosque

She added that "despite the decision" police had made to close the compound until the end of Ramadan, "masked young Muslim men hurled stones and other objects" at the Moroccan Gate entrance to Al-Aqsa, lightly injuring a woman who was at the neighboring Western Wall.

World Media Baton Rouge photo everyone is talking about
Author: 0 Baton Rouge photo everyone is talking about

More than 180 people have been arrested at protests in Louisiana since the July 5 fatal shooting of Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old black man, during a struggle with two white Baton Rouge police officers. There were more arrests on Sunday, and more images of what looked like a clear mismatch between the threat of violence from protesters and the aggressive use of force by police officers confronting them.

World Media United Kingdom to get 2nd female PM: May, Leadsom in Conservative runoff
Author: 0 United Kingdom to get 2nd female PM: May, Leadsom in Conservative runoff

David Cameron refused to be drawn on Mrs Leadsom's comments, stressing that he would not get involved in the contest to replace him as Tory leader and prime minister. Leadsom is now the Minister of State for Energy. She entered Parliament in 2010 after working in the financial sector. In reference to Brexit, 44 per cent of those surveyed said they thought May would get the best deal from the European Union, compared to a quarter who sided with Leadsom and 16 per cent with Michael Gove.

Author: 0 Thousands of Venezuelans stream over border to Colombia

President Nicolas Maduro ordered the border closure because, he said, the area had been infiltrated by Colombian paramilitaries and gangs. According to Victor Bautista, the director of Colombia's border authority, some 35,000 Venezuelans took the opportunity to cross the border, converting the usually sleepy Sunday in Cucuta in a major day of trade.

World Media Relatives of journalist Marie Colvin sue Syria for her death
Author: 0 Relatives of journalist Marie Colvin sue Syria for her death

In February 2012 Ms Colvin, 56, travelled to the Baba Amr neighbourhood of Homs with British photographer Paul Conroy and Syrian translator Wael al-Omar on an assignment for The Sunday Times . The Colvin case is likely to take years to wind through the courts, Gilmore said. "The baby's death was just heartbreaking", she said in the interview.

Author: 0 Afghan forces' casualties climbing in 2016, top US commander says

The move follows the announcement by President Barack Obama that he is to keep the remaining 8,400 USA troops in Afghanistan for the remainder of his presidency, further slowing the draw-down of U.S. Other countries that were involved in the post-9/11 coalition against the Taliban have provided 6,000 troops to train and assist Afghan forces. Cameron said his country reaffirmed the collective commitment to support a more secure and stable future of Afghanistan .

Author: 0 Popular Pokemon Go app sparks new craze, safety worries

Whether you play the game from time to time or you've just stayed up all night and run out your smartphone battery twice playing it (no judgment), the middle of a gaming session is probably not the best time to make a purchasing decision with real-world implications.

World Media Canada Post drops threat to lock out workers on Monday
Author: 0 Canada Post drops threat to lock out workers on Monday

The statement from Canada Post continued: "We are also expecting the union to honour their repeated public statements that they have no plans to issue a strike notice". The two sides have both said the key sticking point in negotiations involves changes to employee pension plans. She says she is "hopeful that an agreement can be reached by the parties".

Author: 0 More evacuations pending for wildfire near Nederland

Officials say the two men did not ensure their campfire was properly extinguished. Firefighters worked in gusty winds on Monday to try to stop the spread of a wildfire believed to have been sparked by a smoldering campfire left behind by transients camping out near this mountain community.

World Media Narendra Modi could name Arvind Panagariya as RBI governor
Author: 0 Narendra Modi could name Arvind Panagariya as RBI governor

He hails from Rajasthan and has authored several reports incorporating new ideas of governance since he took over as chairman of NITI Aayog in January 2015. Over the last few years, Panagariya has become famous for his advocacy of Modi's famed Gujarat model , being involved in the Bhagwati-Amartya Sen spat and for being India's chief negotiator at the G-20.

World Media Iran announces indictments for 3 dual nationals, foreigner
Author: 0 Iran announces indictments for 3 dual nationals, foreigner

Zakka, a Washington-based expert who has a United States permanent residency but not United States citizenship, was arrested while attending an entrepreneurship conference in Tehran on an invitation by the Iranian government. The Foreign Office said it had raised the case "at the highest levels". "That the Iranian authorities are willing to hold a mother and baby hostage for domestic politics and as a bargaining chip in their worldwide negotiations shows that they have reached a very dark ...

Author: 0 Hillary Clinton Joined by Joe Biden to Address Sterling, Castile Shootings

The Democratic presidential candidate says she will work on gun violence on "Day One" if she's elected president, adding, "I want you to know when the 24-hour news cycle moves on, I won't". During both of her campaign events Friday, Clinton, an aide said, will "renew her calls to ensure justice is served and will reemphasize the urgent need to reform our broken criminal justice system".

World Media USA will send 560 more troops to Iraq
Author: 0 USA will send 560 more troops to Iraq

On the flight to the Iraqi capital, Carter discussed the seizure of the Qarayyah airfield from ISIS, saying that Iraqi forces' control of the installation will likely lead to the establishment of a logistics hub . He also said he has offered Iraqi leaders additional help in learning how to detect and counter explosives and roadside bombs, in order to enhance security in Baghdad , where there have been several recent deadly attacks.

Author: 0 Jason Kenney lays out plan for uniting the right in Alberta

Alberta provincial legislator Sandra Jansen has said that if the party turns further to the right under Kenney, she may leave. The PCs will launch their leadership race in October. Notwithstanding natural resistance among the Wildrose rank and file to insider scheming reminiscent of the 44-year PC dynasty, and in PC circles to a vocal Wildrose supporter like Kenney frog-marching their big-tent party into the neoliberal Borg Hive, this is a formidable and powerful group that anyone interested ...

World Media Trump says that he and 'Frozen' are not anti-Semites
Author: 0 Trump says that he and 'Frozen' are not anti-Semites

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump continued to double down on Wednesday in his defense of a tweet that showcased a six-pointed star , which has been widely pegged as anti-Semitic . But he said Trump's comments on other minority groups represented "one of the most risky trends in American politics in my lifetime, and I've been around a long time".

Author: 0 Special Weather Statement Issued With Hot And Humid Conditions On The Way

Current details: Humidex values reaching near 40 are expected . Relief from the heat could come in the form of shower or thunderstorms, the weather agency advised. Environment Canada is forecasting a mix of sun and cloud on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Even the nights will feel muggy with temperatures in the low 20s.

World Media Jewish Labour Movement to ballot members over leadership bid
Author: 0 Jewish Labour Movement to ballot members over leadership bid

Eagle, 55, was one of a slew of shadow cabinet ministers to quit Corbyn's top team in protest over his European Union referendum performance and in reaction to the left-winger sacking Hilary Benn as shadow foreign secretary. "Throughout the country he has re-ignited enthusiasm, particularly amongst the young, and given real hope that a Labour Government will adopt policies to end austerity".

World Media 'Blacklisted': Why Dallas Shooter Was Rejected by Black Power Groups
Author: 0 'Blacklisted': Why Dallas Shooter Was Rejected by Black Power Groups

The photos show a bloodied body and a semi-automatic rifle sitting atop rubble. In the days leading up to the shooting last Thursday, Micah had reportedly been troubled by the recent killings of Philando Castile, a 32-year-old Minnesota man, and Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old father who was shot dead last Tuesday by Baton Rouge police officers in Louisiana.

Author: 0 Death Toll Rises to 250 in Baghdad Bombing, Officials Say

In a series of ongoing cruel and violent attacks Iraq experiences, a vehicle bomb blast on Saturday killed at least 175 people in Baghdad's central shopping district of Karradah. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said the acts in Saudi Arabia "are all the more despicable as they were carried out as residents were preparing for Eid al-Fitr celebrations".

Author: 0 Zakir Naik blames terrorism on speakers who misguide Muslims

The Bangladesh government has alleged that Dr Naik's speeches inspired two of the attackers, and that the preacher had been named by them in recent posts on social media. Sivarraajh also called on Malaysians to stop entertaining and giving importance to people like Dr Zakir, whom he said was accorded "VIP treatment" when he came to Malaysia recently.

World Media Clinton, Obama visiting NC on Tuesday
Author: 0 Clinton, Obama visiting NC on Tuesday

A portion of the interview was released Thursday evening. "We're trying to do everything we can right now to make the Democratic platform the most progressive platform in the history of the Democratic Party", Sanders said. Clinton is expected to become the Democratic nominee when the Democrats hold their convention a week later. The event is scheduled to take place at the same venue.

World Media Theresa May set to be Britain's PM as contender drops out
Author: 0 Theresa May set to be Britain's PM as contender drops out

She added: "We are going to give people more control over their lives". Mr Cameron announced his intention to resign as prime minister on 24 June, after finding himself on the losing side of the European Union referendum, with the United Kingdom voting by 52% to 48% in favour of leaving.

World Media Sensex races to 11 month high on global cues, Nifty above 8400
Author: 0 Sensex races to 11 month high on global cues, Nifty above 8400

Investors now focus on corporate earnings, which they expect to be largely positive, for further direction. Mood took on shine in Asia with Tokyo's Nikkei leading the charge, after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling party's victory in parliamentary elections boosted hopes for a fresh stimulus and weekend gains in the United States following solid job creation in June, dealers said.

World Media Javadekar seeks cooperation of everybody to improve quality of education
Author: 0 Javadekar seeks cooperation of everybody to improve quality of education

Smriti on Wednesday assumed charge as the Textiles Minister after being shunted out from HRD Ministry, where her two-year tenure was marked with controversies. Dismissing any pressure on schools to ensure participation during the Prime Minister's address, she had said that it was voluntary and "if the Prime Minister of a free India does not have the freedom to interact with students, then it is ridiculous".

World Media Timeline: Who is Theresa May, Britain's new prime minister?
Author: 0 Timeline: Who is Theresa May, Britain's new prime minister?

May and Leadsom had been due to contest a ballot of grassroots Conservative party members, with the result to be declared by September 9. Earlier on Monday, May became the only candidate to head the UK Conservative Party and to become the country's new prime minister after her rival Andrea Leadsom withdrew her candidacy.