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World Media John Kirby reiterates USA does not support declaring Pakistan a terrorist state
Author: 0 John Kirby reiterates USA does not support declaring Pakistan a terrorist state

While on one hand, the Indian army deals with the ceasefire violations, the other trouble is the militants who have already infiltrated into the Valley. The Indian army Thursday said it killed seven militants in separate gunfights in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir. The restive Muslim-majority region has also witnessed an increase in mass protests and violent attacks since early July, when a pro-independence figure was killed in a shootout with Indian troops.

Author: 0 Joshua Wong on Thailand deportation: 'I'm lucky I didn't disappear'

He said he didn't believe that Wong's denial of entry was linked to state-to-state pressure, but was linked to the Thai government's own "management" of people entering the country on tourist visas. At least four dissidents of Chinese origin were arrested or simply disappeared from Thailand in the past year, only to resurface in China under government custody.

Author: 0 Carwyn calls for party to deliver under Jeremy Corbyn

Mr Corbyn conspicuously failed to join the standing ovation for Mr Watson when he declared that Labour "needs to win elections". 'By jumping the natural starting gun, the moderates left some Labour members able to say that their leader was still new and hadn't been given a chance, ' Lord Hague wrote.

Author: 0 Taiwan Closes Schools, Offices Ahead of Island-Wide Typhoon

Taiwan went into shutdown on Tuesday as the island faces its third typhoon in two weeks, with thousands evacuated, schools and offices closed across the island and hundreds of flights disrupted. Typhoon season this year is becoming a nightmare for the people of Taiwan who have already been affected by three major storms. Taiwan Power Co (台電) said that about 2 million households were without power as of 7pm.

World Media Banner with image of Putin hung from NYC bridge
Author: 0 Banner with image of Putin hung from NYC bridge

Police were called at 2.45pm on Thursday and removed it around 30 minutes later. The culprits are still at large, and their identities remain as hidden as their motives. The banner's appearance comes on the heels of Tuesday night's vice presidential debate in which Republican veep nominee Mike Pence tried to deflect criticism that his running mate, Donald Trump, has praised Putin as a leader.

World Media Creepy clown trend has some on high alert
Author: 0 Creepy clown trend has some on high alert

There were also no clowns sighted, except for one image projected onto the side of an apartment building. The photo circulated across social media , leading concerned individuals to flood the police department, the school and School District 25 with phone calls.

World Media Pakistan, Kashmir 'inseparable,' stop 'rights violations': Sharif to India
Author: 0 Pakistan, Kashmir 'inseparable,' stop 'rights violations': Sharif to India

Earlier this week, Pakistan prime minister's foreign affairs advisor Sartaj Aziz was quoted as saying by Pakistani media that India has agreed to reduce tensions after their NSAs spoke over phone. "But it is for India to take the first step because it is India which has escalated the current situation", she said. "I would like to acknowledge the comprehensive counter terrorism strategy which has achieved a lot and there are many lessons for NATO to learn from it", Chairman Military Committee ...

World Media India Inks Deal with France for Rafale Fighter Jets
Author: 0 India Inks Deal with France for Rafale Fighter Jets

The agreement was signed by India's defence minister Manohar Parrikar and Le Drian 16 months after Modi announced plans to buy the fighter aircraft in flyaway condition during his trip to France. The French manufacturer would not stand for India's request to have over 100 of the 126 fighters constructed by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) in India.

Author: 0 As Merkel set to visit Africa, migrant crisis is top issue

Less than a week after British Prime Minister Theresa May pledged that she could maintain United Kingdom access to the European "single market" while restricting immigration, German Chancellor Angela Merkel made it clear that she begged to differ.

Author: 0 UN releases satellite images of damage in Syria's Aleppo

Western diplomats and Syria's main opposition say that no more than about 10 percent of fighters in Aleppo are from the Nusra Front. The footage shows extensive destruction to buildings in the neighborhood and a factory of hand-made bombs using home gas bottles as shells.

World Media Hunt promises 25% hike in medical school places
Author: 0 Hunt promises 25% hike in medical school places

A source said: "What we want is for them to guarantee us a period of service in the NHS". That reflects well on those doctors. Now one quarter of our doctors come from overseas. Meanwhile, Leave campaigners have admitted that the extra £350 million a week that they pledged to the NHS if the United Kingdom was to back Brexit was a mistake.

World Media FARC ready to 'fix' Colombia peace deal
Author: 0 FARC ready to 'fix' Colombia peace deal

Mr Uribe's side want Timochenko and other senior Farc leaders barred from political participation, in the same way that paramilitary commanders have a 20-year ban. The last time Colombians voted in a plebiscite was in 1957, when they approved the formation of the National Front, a power-sharing pact between the two dominant political parties, the Liberals and the Conservatives, to end decades of partisan violence.

World Media Kelly Clarkson reveals the 'horrible' thing she once did on a date
Author: 0 Kelly Clarkson reveals the 'horrible' thing she once did on a date

Kelly Clarkson "wanted to die" from embarrassment after forgetting U.S. President Barack Obama's name years before he was elected into office. 'I already have days where I like, cry, so we don't need any more kids, ' she said, laughing. I wanted to fall down and pretend like, "Oh, she had a stroke" or something. Yep, Clarkson ghosted her date IRL - way more brutal than cutting off texts! - and never looked back until reminiscing about it with DeGeneres .

World Media Pakistan has repeatedly approached India for dialogue: PM Nawaz
Author: 0 Pakistan has repeatedly approached India for dialogue: PM Nawaz

In his 20-minute address in a joint session of Parliament, Sharif also named slain Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani, whose killing in an encounter in July led to an unprecedented crisis in Jammu and Kashmir. He said India blamed Pakistan just six hours after the suspected Uri militant attack. He added that Pakistan wishes resolution of Kashmir through meaningful dialogue.

Author: 0 Aleppo aid convoy hit by air strike: United Nations expert

United States officials have said that Russian planes carried out the air strikes on September 19 that hit the 31-truck convoy bringing aid to a town west of the besieged city of Aleppo. "We had an image of that and could clearly see the damage there". Convoy organizers had obtained necessary clearances from the government, rebels as well as the Americans and Russians, who operated aircraft in Syrian skies.

Author: 0 Ayotte Says She 'Misspoke' After Calling Trump a Role Model for Kids

Republican Sen. Kelly Ayotte was asked if she would point to Trump as role model and responded: "Absolutely, I would do that". "I would tell a child to absolutely aspire certainly to be their best and to be president and to seek to run for the presidency, absolutely", Ayotte answered.

World Media Why Did Indiana State Police Raid A Voter Registration Group's Office?
Author: 0 Why Did Indiana State Police Raid A Voter Registration Group's Office?

Indiana State Police are investigating possible voter registration fraud in nine counties, but the organization in question claims the probe is "partisan harassment". The deadline to register is October 11, but Schust was uncertain the investigation could be completed by then. Be vigilant and report any suspicious activity to the Secretary of State's Office.

Author: 0 Supreme Court refuses to hear Alabama death case

In June, a deadlocked court failed to revive his stalled plan to shield millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation and give them the right to work legally in the United States. Garland has now waited for a confirmation vote longer than any other Supreme Court nominee in history. But in Buck's case, Texas continues to argue that Buck has forfeited his right to a new sentencing hearing.

World Media Russia denies drugging US diplomats
Author: 0 Russia denies drugging US diplomats

The US state department has now confronted the Russian government over the apparent harassment of its officials. The deputy foreign minister says Russian investigators responded quickly but didn't get the specifics they asked for, from the US embassy or even the victims' names.

Author: 0 Kaine, Pence ready for main stage

Kaine is former Virginia governor and now serves the state in the Senate. Trump has said that climate change is a Chinese hoax (though he falsely denied tweeting that at the debate last week). Kaine has also invited former Virginia state Sen. In the first presidential debate, Hillary Clinton outsmarted Republican Donald Trump, and subsequent opinion polls have indicated gains for her.

Author: 0 In VP debate, Pence tasked with cleaning up for Trump

Otherwise, social media offers two pertinent methods for watching tonight's meeting between Kaine and Pence . Hillary Clinton is at home in NY. In contrast, just 5% express no opinion of the Democratic Presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton , and only 3% have no opinion about her GOP counterpart, Donald Trump.

Author: 0 Russian Federation sends S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria

In fact, Nusra doesn't have an air force, neither does ISIS, nor do any of the myriad rebel or jihadist groups fighting against the Assad regime. He launched a withering attack on Moscow for its " irresponsible and profoundly ill-advised decision " to support Assad.

Author: 0 Another Azam ton gets Pakistan home

Babar had scored 120 - his maiden worldwide 50-over ton - in the first match of the series, but went even better on Sunday once again in the familiar surrounds of the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, scoring 123 as Pakistan racked up an imposing 337-5.

World Media Coast Guard calls off search for missing CT boater
Author: 0 Coast Guard calls off search for missing CT boater

The Carmans, who are from Middletown, Connecticut, had originally set out on a fishing trip from Point Judith, Rhode Island, on Saturday, Sept. 17, and were reported missing the following day after failing to return, Groll said . Hubert Santos , a high-profile CT attorney, told The Associated Press that his firm sent a lawyer to Boston to meet Carman. Carman and his mother set off for a fishing trip September 18, but their boat sank.

World Media Ship carrying 200 rescued migrants docks in Sicily
Author: 0 Ship carrying 200 rescued migrants docks in Sicily

The mass rescue operation took place around 30 miles north of Libya's capital Tripoli, and the incident occurred as Italy marked the anniversary of a 2013 shipwreck which killed 368 migrants. It is exactly three years since more than 300 refugees died off the coast of Lampedusa in Italy while trying to reach Europe's shores. The president of the Italian Red Cross, Francesco Rocca, said his organisation's volunteers who had witnessed the horrors of that day were still haunted by it.

World Media India, Pakistan border tension heats up after fresh firing
Author: 0 India, Pakistan border tension heats up after fresh firing

Pakistan has been gloating over the ongoing joint military exercises with Russian Federation, and Pakistani commentators and politicians have held up the joint exercises as Pakistan's deepening ties with Russian Federation. "If India is not ready, we can always wait for India to make up its mind". The IAF has the capability to be deployed for offensive operations. Armed forces' strategists also said a determined campaign is needed to target launch pads for such attacks.

Author: 0 Powerful Hurricane Matthew a threat to Haiti, Jamaica, Cuba

At least two fishermen died in rough water churned up by the storm, Ms Jean-Baptiste said. A Hurricane Warning remains in effect for Jamaica, Haiti, portions of Cuba, and the southeastern Bahamas. Hurricane Matthew was located about 205 miles southeast of Kingston, Jamaica, and about 275 miles southwest of Port au Prince, Haiti, as of Monday morning, and the slow-moving storm is inching northward at about 6 mph.

World Media Trudeau says Canada to implement carbon tax
Author: 0 Trudeau says Canada to implement carbon tax

But provincial ministers say a national price on carbon emissions is no closer to reality. I can not believe that while the country's environment ministers were meeting on a so-called collaborative climate change plan, the Prime Minister stood in the House of Commons and announced a carbon tax unilaterally.

Author: 0 Blasts in Syrian city of Hama kill 2, wound 12

Two bombers detonated their explosive belts in short succession near al-Assi Square, Xinhua news agency reported , adding that the target was a headquarters of the ruling al-Baath Party in the Square. According to a statement, "intense" clashes had taken place in the regions of Boztepe, Hardanah and Turkmen Bari and the casualties took place over the last 24 hours.