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Author: 0 Pakistan grieves for champion of the poor Abdul Sattar Edhi

Accompanied by a guard of honor and featuring a 19-gun salute from the country's army, the ceremony marked the demise of a man connected to decades of charity work in Pakistan. Motivated by a spiritual quest for justice, over the years Edhi and his team created maternity wards, morgues, orphanages, shelters and homes for the elderly, picking up where limited government-run services fell short.

Author: 0 Modi returns home after four-nation Africa tour

With Kenya, PM Modi signed seven pacts, including in the field of defence and security and avoidance of double taxation. "India's strength, especially in pharmaceuticals, can join hands with your priorities to shape an affordable and efficient healthcare system in Kenya", Modi said .

World Media Five-Star Center Jeremiah Tilmon Commits To Illinois
Author: 0 Five-Star Center Jeremiah Tilmon Commits To Illinois

Louis, Illinois, announced Monday he plans to play his college ball with the Illinois Fighting Illini. "I'm blessed to announce that I am staying home", Tilmon wrote on his Twitter account, which also showed a photo of him in a No. "I take pride in loyalty and that's one thing they are". Tilmon chose IL over the likes of Kansas, Michigan State, North Carolina and Texas. Tilmon said.

World Media Black Lives Matter supporters march through downtown San Diego
Author: 0 Black Lives Matter supporters march through downtown San Diego

Drawing attention to recent police shootings of African-American men in Minnesota and Louisiana, Black Lives Matters protesters took to the streets, er the freeway, on Sunday night in Inglewood. After a sniper killed five police officers during a demonstration in Dallas on Thursday, Black Lives Matter protesters condemned the attack, calling it a tragedy not just for those affected but also for the nation.

Author: 0 MI shooting: Inmate kills 2 bailiffs at courthouse, dies in shootout

She added that he was "not a monster", but "an wonderful man that got mixed up with the wrong people". A United States inmate at a MI courthouse shot and killed two court officers and wounded a sheriff's deputy on Monday (Jul 11) during a struggle to escape before responding officers returned fire and killed him, officials said.

Author: 0 Pokémon Go Will Allow Players to Trade Pokémon

While the new game released last week for iOS and Android swept the U.S., Australia and New Zealand, it's not yet available elsewhere. The geo-cached iPhone and Android app uses your location to track where you are and leads you on a reality game treasure hunt in which you have to physically move to find and capture Pokemon monsters.

Author: 0 Majority think Clinton should've been charged

Where it goes next, no one can say. As a senator, Clinton spoke out about illicit mineral trading in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and she supported a law to curb it. Both members of the American power couple known as the Clintons have escaped accountability all of their adult lives, so it comes as no shock that Hillary Clinton is once again being allowed to skate, even though the head of the very body tasked with investigating her - the Federal Bureau of Investigation - has ...

Author: 0 Gowdy's Questions to FBI Director Undercut Clinton's Email Claims

Mr Comey said, however, that Mrs Clinton may not have known this denoted the presence of classified information. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Wednesday she had accepted the recommendations of Comey and of her prosecutors that no charges be filed.

World Media General Mills recalls Betty Crocker cake mix
Author: 0 General Mills recalls Betty Crocker cake mix

General Mills Inc.is recalling two flavours of Betty Crocker cake mix, one of which is sold in Canada. The recalled Betty Crocker cake mixes. It's a 432-gram package, sold nationally and the UPC is 0-65633-46589-3 with codes 27AL2017 PV, 08JN2017 PV and 09JN2017 PV.

Author: 0 Two Brothers of Palestinian Who Stabbed Israeli Girl Detained by IDF

According to the official, 560 units will be built in Ma'aleh Adumim, the largest Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank , east of Jerusalem . Earlier on Sunday, Israeli security forces Sunday morning detained six Palestinians in the greater Hebron area, including Tarayrah's sister. " We are using various means, including aggressive measures that we have not used in the past ", Netanyahu told a cabinet meeting on Sunday.

Author: 0 Australian Prime Minister Turnbull Likely Winner Of Election

A senior government minister claimed victory on Friday in Australia's knife-edge election, and a second independent lawmaker offered his support to the ruling party if it falls short of a majority. Opposition leader Bill Shorten is expected to be re endorsed as Labor party leader at a caucus meeting tomorrow. But Mr Turnbull, more circumspect than his comments on election night of a guaranteed majority, said there were "lessons to be learned for all concerned".

Author: 0 Sheriff: Inmate shot, killed 2 bailiffs after getting gun

The county Sheriff said the shooter - who has not been named - was able to break free from a Berrien County sheriff's deputy and bailiff in a corridor leading to the courtroom and shot them both. Last week five police officers were killed in Dallas by an Army veteran "protesting" the fatal police shootings of two black men in the USA states of Louisiana and Minnesota.

World Media US to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq
Author: 0 US to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq

Speaking before he arrived in Baghdad, Carter said the airbase would be one hub from which "Iraqi security forces, accompanied and advised by us as needed, will complete the southern-most envelopment of Mosul". Iraq forces recently seized a major airbase near Mosul, marking the completion of the coalition's "first 10 plays" toward defeating Islamic State , said a senior USA defense official.

World Media US Boosting Troops in Iraq to Help Retake Mosul and Raqqa
Author: 0 US Boosting Troops in Iraq to Help Retake Mosul and Raqqa

Iraqi troops backed by coalition airstrikes have pushed on the town of Qarayyah, located about 25 miles south of Mosul. Iraqi forces retook the Qayara air base from the Islamic State group on Saturday . President Barack Obama approved the deployment, which brings the new troop cap in Iraq to 4,647. Carter's last visit to Baghdad was in April, during which he also discussed ongoing efforts to recapture territory from Daesh with Iraqi officials.

Author: 0 Taiwan prepares to deal with S China Sea ruling

The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague is expected to issue a ruling on July 12 on a case brought by the Philippines in 2013 contesting China's claims in the South China Sea. Hong Lei says the action by the Philippines and the Tribunal will severely affect the global legal order. Meanwhile, China kicked off its week-long military drills in waters around Paracel Islands on Tuesday.

Author: 0 Kim Jong Un says North Korea will retaliate if United States uses rockets

North Korea said the USA was notified Sunday of the closure of what is known as the NY channel, a route for diplomats from the two countries to communicate at the United Nations. Thaad interceptor missiles could take down a North Korean weapon shortly after launch, before it landed on any target. He said he would not comment on the details of diplomatic exchanges.

Author: 0 Police skirmish with Muslim worshipers on Temple Mount

Netanyahu asked Ban to use his final six months in office to rectify what he called the United Nations' unfair treatment of Israel. He says police forces arrested 16 suspects in the disturbances. The resolution passed with 26 votes for and six against, with the United States, the United Kingdom and Germany voting against. The Al-Aqsa Mosque also became a flash point between Israelis and Palestinians in 2015, caused in part by an Israeli decision to limit entry to the holy site to men over ...

Author: 0 "Black Lives Matter" rally and vigil happening now in Anchorage

The demos come days after black army Afghan war veteran Micah Johnson , 25, used a high-powered rifle to kill five police officers and wound seven in a sniper attack at a protest in Dallas, Texas late Thursday. Just a few hours before the rally, new recruits were inducted into the Edmonton Police Service at the City Hall ceremony. "Everybody is talking about the officers who were hit, but there were also two protesters injured - including a mother who took a bullet while she was shielding ...

Author: 0 North Korea promises 'physical response' to THAAD deployment

North Korea says it is closing one of the last lines of communication with the United States in retaliation for Washington placing sanctions on leader Kim Jong-un for human rights abuses. She also urged support from South Koreans over the deployment of powerful weapon, in the face of growing protest in the areas said to be potential venues.

World Media Sheriff: 2 bailiffs, suspect dead in Michigan courthouse
Author: 0 Sheriff: 2 bailiffs, suspect dead in Michigan courthouse

He called the day's events bad. He said the man was able to disarm an officer. Detectives from the state police arrived to help local authorities process the crime scene. Sheriff Bailey says it's been a sad day. Due to the investigation, all the Berrien County court offices, in Niles and St. Joseph, will be closed Tuesday.

Author: 0 South Sudan leaders order ceasefire amid fears of fresh civil war

Earlier on Monday, renewed clashes broke out in the capital, forcing thousands of civilians to flee and raising fears of a slide back into all-out conflict in the five-year-old country. Numerous thousands displaced by the renewed fighting in Juba are seeking shelter at the two U.N. bases, a World Food Program compound and other areas, said U.N.

World Media China intensifies opposition to South China Sea Hague tribunal
Author: 0 China intensifies opposition to South China Sea Hague tribunal

Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Kong Xuanyou signaled discussion of the South China Sea would not be welcomed at the event, which happens once every two years, as it's created to discuss issues between Asia and Europe. At times, the organisation has been unable to formulate a consensus policy. Yet, the foreign ministry spokesman said that "the islands, reefs, cays, sands and the relevant waters of China's Nansha Islands are interrelated and have always been taken as a whole".

Author: 0 10 new travel-related Zika cases reported in Florida

So far, no local mosquito-borne Zika virus case has been reported in the continental United States, but there have been 935 imported cases of Zika virus infection, including 287 cases of pregnant women, related to travellers entering the country after contracting the virus overseas.

Author: 0 Utah reports first Zika-related death in continental US

Dagmar Vitek, medical director for the Salt Lake County Health Department , said cases of the Zika virus in the us have all come from individuals traveling to other countries where the virus is prevalent, according to Deseret News . The funding can also be used to support Zika preparedness and response capacity in areas where mosquitoes are known to transmit the virus; to improve mosquito control programs; to build virus surveillance and education efforts; and enhance laboratory ...

World Media Trump defending himself anew against charges of bigotry
Author: 0 Trump defending himself anew against charges of bigotry

Trump also contributed $3.8 million personally last month, bringing the total donations for the month to $55 million, the campaign said . "A star . The Trump operation, while self-publicized as a roaring success, was no match for the showing then-GOP nominee Mitt Romney made four years ago. "Donald and his campaign don't do a very good job of disavowing those people", Noah observed, recounting previous Trump re-tweets, including one showing a swastika next to Jeb Bush's family, and ...

World Media 'The Secret Life of Pets' Sets Box Office Record
Author: 0 'The Secret Life of Pets' Sets Box Office Record

Over the past weekend at the movies , it is all about the kids with the top three earners as summer family friendly films. And it's on course to become the highest-grossing animated movie of all time and break the North American record now held by Shrek 2 ($436.7 million/GBP337.2 million).

World Media MPs will vote on Trident renewal on July 18, says David Cameron
Author: 0 MPs will vote on Trident renewal on July 18, says David Cameron

Speaking at the Warsaw NATO summit, the Prime Minister said the Parliamentary vote would confirm support for the replacement of the full fleet of four submarines. A report on BBC's Newsnight said Mr Corbyn had already accepted draft conclusions which could be considered formally at the party's conference in September.

Author: 0 Renewing Clashes in Jerusalem's al-Aqsa Focus of Dailies

The hilltop compound is revered by Jews as the Temple Mount, site of the two biblical Jewish temples. Despite this, hundreds of Israeli forces stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Sunday and Monday as Ramadan entered its final ten days, evacuating Muslim worshipers to allow right-wing Jewish Israelis to tour the compound freely.

World Media 'Fed Up' Commuters To Protest Over Train Cuts
Author: 0 'Fed Up' Commuters To Protest Over Train Cuts

For more information on the revised timetable visit Southern's website . "@SouthernRailUK disgusting the amount of trains cancelled from Seaford", said another. Some Southern passengers have complained about being unable to get home from work to see their children because services have been so unreliable, and some say they have lost their jobs.

World Media May to follow Thatcher after rival's shock exit
Author: 0 May to follow Thatcher after rival's shock exit

Surrounded by her supporters at Westminster, she said: " Brexit means Brexit and we will make a success of it". One of the most experienced ministers in government, May is set to be the country's new prime minister following 18 tumultuous days in politics since the European Union referendum.

Author: 0 Modi arrives in South Africa

He identified agriculture, healthcare, energy security, security, defence and skill development as some of the areas having potential for cooperation. But as has been pointed out by many, the country's economy with South Africa faces serious contention from China. Mozambique has a strong Indian presence with roughly 70,000 Indians now living in the country.

World Media No double standard in Clinton probe, FBI director says
Author: 0 No double standard in Clinton probe, FBI director says

Chaffetz said he was confused on Tuesday when Comey said he told the Justice Department that he did not recommend any charges be filed against Clinton, despite the evidence that she and her staffers were " extremely careless " in their handling of certain classified information .

World Media Sheriff: Inmate kills bailiffs at Mich. courthouse
Author: 0 Sheriff: Inmate kills bailiffs at Mich. courthouse

Joseph, Michigan, according to the Berrien County Sheriff's Department. No names have been released. ST. JOSEPH, Mich. (AP) - A prisoner was being moved at western MI courthouse when he disarmed an officer and shot and killed two bailiffs Monday before officers killed the gunman, a sheriff said.

Author: 0 South China Sea: US-China discuss arbitration over phone

A spokesperson for the Chinese Foreign Ministry, Hua Chunying, accused the United States of harboring a cold-war mentality and said that Ashton Carter's comments had exposed USA plans to increase its military in the Asia-Pacific region. Congressman Matt Salmon, Chairman of the subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, said the Obama Administration and other counterparts across the world recognise the severity of the threat posed by China's aggressive, coercive actions in the South China Sea that ...