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World Media Australian government likely to win election: opposition
Author: 0 Australian government likely to win election: opposition

Opposition leader Bill Shorten. Mr Shorten said that for Mr Turnbull, it was "always just a matter of style", rather than substance, rejecting some Coalition views that the "massive swing against them was a matter of perception alone". "We need to listen very carefully to the concerns the Australian people have expressed at this election", Turnbull wrote on Twitter Wednesday. Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will form a new government.

Author: 0 Abdul Edhi, 88, legendary Pakistani social worker

People say while playing cricket is a healthy pastime it should not be at the expense of making others suffer because of loadshedding and inflated bills which are incurred by stealing and proper facilities should be provided by the government.

World Media China warns USA on sovereignty ahead of South China Sea ruling
Author: 0 China warns USA on sovereignty ahead of South China Sea ruling

A veteran Chinese foreign policy maker has warned the worldwide community against putting into action an imminent verdict in a dispute between Beijing and Manila over the South China Sea . He made his statement even as Beijing will not take a "single step back" in the contested South China Sea, state-run media said Friday, despite reports of U.S.

Author: 0 Australian PM nearly certain victor in election but no celebration

As the vote count continued, both Turnbull's ruling Liberal/National coalition and Labor were short the 76 seats needed to claim a majority in the 150-seat House of Representatives. "But the combination of a prime minister with no authority, a government with no direction and a Liberal Party at war with itself will see Australians back at the polls within the year", he said.

Author: 0 Obama asks Americans not to fear a return to a dark past

Five police officers were killed and seven others injured as two snipers opened fire during a protest against officer-involved shootings across the United States on Thursday night. Referring to the death of Castile, after a traffic stop, Obama said "we don't know yet what happened, but we do know that there was a gun in the vehicle that apparently was licensed but it caused, in some fashion, those tragic events".

World Media Dallas Police HQ Put on Lockdown for
Author: 0 Dallas Police HQ Put on Lockdown for "Serious Threat" Saturday

A SWAT team is now on the scene and circling the perimeter. The department also took a city-wide roll call of its officers to ensure they were all safe. "We do not feel supported most days", Dallas Police Chief David Brown said. An attorney for a suburban Minneapolis police officer who killed a black motorist says the officer reacted to the man's gun, not his race.

World Media Former NY Times correspondent Sydney Schanberg dies at 82
Author: 0 Former NY Times correspondent Sydney Schanberg dies at 82

The 82-year-old, who was known for his coverage of the war in Cambodia, died in Poughkeepsie in NY. Schanberg died in Poughkeepsie after a heart attack earlier in the week. But Vincent Canby of The Times called it "diffuse and wandering", adding, "Something vital is missing, and that's the emotional intensity of Mr. Schanberg's first-person prose".

Author: 0 Spanish bullfighter gored to death in ring

Other matadors rushed to the rescue, helping to distract the bull and lure him away while Barrio lay bleeding in the sand. According to one expert, Alexander Fiske-Harrison, author of Into The Arena: The World of the Spanish Bullfight, a total of 533 bullfighters have been killed in Spain since 1700.

Author: 0 No charges in Clinton email probe, Trump cries foul

The most serious is loss of security clearances, which could complicate Mrs Clinton's naming of a national security team if she becomes president. In a CNN interview, Clinton once again called her decision to create a private server a "mistake", while seemingly rejecting Comey's conclusion that she and her staff had been "extremely careless", including through her use of multiple mobile devices.

World Media Clinton, Trump cancel political events after police deaths in Dallas
Author: 0 Clinton, Trump cancel political events after police deaths in Dallas

Ryan, who waited several weeks before deciding to endorse Trump, has acknowledged that the real-estate mogul "clearly says and does things I don't agree with". Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event in Cincinnati on July 6. Asked if he thinks Latino voters like Trump , Dent replied: "Not if one believes the polls".

Author: 0 Clinton and Biden team in Pennsylvania outing

She did appear Friday night before black church leaders in Philadelphia, calling for national guidelines on use of force by police. And we'll emphasize proven methods for de-escalating situations before we reach that point. He's right that "more" needs to be done, but I have no confidence that the "more" in question will involve increased scrutiny of the police. "This economy has not been working for a lot of people, and there's a pretty deep frustration and a real desire for a president and ...

Author: 0 Duterte optimistic of favorable sea ruling

The Chinese foreign ministry spokesman also criticized the administration of former president Benigno Aquino III for filing a case against China over the West Philippine Sea. China, which has been angered by US patrols in the South China Sea , will be holding military drills in the waters there starting from Tuesday. China is firm about its territorial sovereignty and will not accept solutions offered by a third party after enduring abuse and humiliation by Western powers during its ...

World Media Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton Banter 'Frozen' Style
Author: 0 Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton Banter 'Frozen' Style

At the rally , the presumptive Republican nominee was defiant, insisting that last weekend's now infamous anti-Hillary Clinton tweet - with the six pointed star against a background of hundred dollar bills was not anti-Semitic. Earlier this week, Scavino said he removed the original tweet because he didn't want to "offend" anyone. He tweeted a photo of the Disney book, writing: "Where is the outrage for this Disney book?" Whereas Lewandowski accused the "mainstream media" of "reading ...

Author: 0 Hillary Clinton denies careless handling of classified material

In a contentious hearing that was frequently dismissed by Democrats as political theater, House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, seemed stunned to learn the FBI did not take into consideration Clinton's statements speaking to Congress under oath while conducting its investigation.

World Media Sanders stalls in effort to oppose trade deal in platform
Author: 0 Sanders stalls in effort to oppose trade deal in platform

Now, with Sanders's endorsement supposedly imminent, Clinton's full re-embrace of the public option is likely created to court unimpressed Sanders supporters, and that and the other parameters of the new-and-improved plan were apparently the result of discussions with Team Sanders, according to Nate Cohn at the Huffington Post.

Author: 0 Iraq War WAS illegal, admits Tony Blair's deputy

It also said the 2003 invasion was not the "last resort" action presented to MPs and the public, and there was no "imminent threat" from Saddam Hussein. "Australia needs a similar comprehensive independent inquiry into how the decision was made to commit Australia to this war", Barratt told Guardian in an interview.

World Media 'Over 150 killed' in South Sudan fighting as president, VP clash
Author: 0 'Over 150 killed' in South Sudan fighting as president, VP clash

Juba is in lockdown as South Sudan, the world's newest country, marks the fifth anniversary of independence from neighbouring Sudan. He said "sporadic shootings continued throughout the night in pockets of areas around Jebel and Gurei" but relative calm had returned to the capital, Juba , on Saturday.

World Media Dallas police block off police headquarters following threat
Author: 0 Dallas police block off police headquarters following threat

In Georgia, Missouri and Tennessee, authorities said gun-wielding civilians also shot officers in individual attacks that came after two black men were killed this week in Louisiana and Minnesota. The president also confirmed he planned to convene a White House meeting next week with police officers, community and civil rights activists and others to talk about next steps.

Author: 0 Daines won't attend GOP convention in Cleveland

The former Democratic state senator from Cleveland co-chairs the Ohio Collaborative Community-Police Advisory Board, an initiative by Republican Gov. John Kasich. City officials say protesters will come whether or not they get permits. City and federal officials have said they can not guarantee they will be unable to keep apart groups that may be at odds with one another.

Author: 0 Dallas sniper was loner; Army sent him home from Afghanistan

He has been named as Micah Xavier Johnson and had served in the US Army. Johnson served in the Army Reserves for six years and was stationed at the Seagoville Reserve Base in North Texas . His parents divorced in 1996 but he is believed to have been living with family members. The relative also left a comment on his birthday in 2014 that called him "definitely Army strong" and an "entertaining, loving, understanding, not to mention handsome friend, brother (and) son".

World Media UK Votes to Leave the European Union
Author: 0 UK Votes to Leave the European Union

The Council spokesman made clear that leaders can not simply choose to interpret something Cameron says as the trigger without the prime minister saying clearly he means it to be. The statement was signed by European Council president Donald Tusk, European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, European Parliament president Martin Schulz and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte , whose country now holds the EU's rotating presidency.

World Media Labour leadership: Corbyn offers to 'reach out' to opponents
Author: 0 Labour leadership: Corbyn offers to 'reach out' to opponents

MPs felt particularly vulnerable following the death of Yorkshire MP Jo Cox, who was shot and stabbed in her constituency, Ms Phillips said. United Kingdom opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn challenged his detractors to stand a candidate against him as he sought to end a revolt that's forced him to share spokesman roles among a dwindling group of supporters in Parliament.

World Media Saudi police arrest scores of suspects following bombings
Author: 0 Saudi police arrest scores of suspects following bombings

Their nationalities are not clear. The spokesman said that on July 4 (Ramadan 29) the security men suspected a man who was walking towards the Prophet's Mosque across an open area that is used as a auto park for visitors. No group has claimed responsibility, but Islamic State militants have carried out similar bombings in the kingdom. There are around 9 million foreigners living in Saudi Arabia, which has a total population of 30 million.

World Media Funeral prayer in absentia for Edhi held
Author: 0 Funeral prayer in absentia for Edhi held

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif expressed his condolences and sorrow over Edhi's passing and said he prayed that God will give the charity worker "the best place in paradise". "Edhi worked for the downtrodden all his life". Edhi came from a family of Gujarati traders and arrived in Pakistan in 1947. He built up his charity exclusively through donations, focusing on addicts, battered women, orphans and the disabled.

Author: 0 Euro 2016: France beat Germany 2-0 to reach Euro final

Portugal Line-up: Rui Patricio - Guerreiro, Pepe, Fonte, Soares - Mario, Sanches, Danilo, Silva - Nani, Ronaldo. "We all have to accept that our coach has asked for this calm period and we here at the DFB will obviously allow him that". There was another moment in the match that showed what kind of player he is, when he took off to win an aerial duel with towering German centre back Benedikt Hoewedes.

Author: 0 Obama lands in Madrid for abbreviated visit to Spain

But there is unity in recognizing that this is not how we want our communities to operate. "So we can not let the actions of a few define all of us", he said. That includes protesters, that includes family members who have grave concerns about police misconduct, and they've said this is unacceptable. "That means the United States will deploy a battalion - roughly 1,000 American soldiers - here in Poland on a rotational basis to serve shoulder-to-shoulder with Polish soldiers", he said.

Author: 0 Trump's Virginia chairman blames Clinton, Northam for Dallas massacre

Clinton also called for others to put themselves in the shoes of police officers. "We are ready to welcome them anytime, any place, any day they care to come", Joyce said. Biden was scheduled to join her in Scranton, Pennsylvania to discuss the recent police-involved shooting deaths of two-African American men. Speaking before a largely African-American audience in Philadelphia, she cited "clear evidence that African-Americans are much more likely to be killed in police incidents than ...

Author: 0 Trump's Virginia campaign chair blames Clinton for Dallas

In a video posted on Facebook Friday, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump also weighed in on the Dallas shootings . "Not too many people have come in to ask about it". Elizabeth Warren, a favorite among progressives and a potential running mate for Clinton, expressed sorrow for both the civilians and police officers slain this week in a series of tweets.

Author: 0 Rocket attacks kill at least 30 in Syria's Aleppo

On Friday night, the rebels fighting against President Bashar al-Assad's regime responded to a government offensive by bombing Aleppo's residential areas. The Al-Qaeda-linked Nusra Front and the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group were expected to be excluded from the new truce akin to the previous ones.

Author: 0 5 police officers killed

Hours later, police cornered Johnson in a parking garage and began lengthy negotiations. Upon returning from Iraq, he served in the military reserves alongside his service with the Dallas police. The president of the California Association of Tactical Officers said deploying a robot as a weapon is unprecedented but that the concept isn't new.

Author: 0 Croatia shock Greece to reach final of Rio 2016 basketball qualifier

The three qualifying tournaments are determining the final three spots in the Olympics . Italy vs. Mexico - 3:00 pm ESTOQT: Belgrade, Serbia - SemifinalsLatvia vs. It looked like Aleksandar Petrović would be facing mockery, as he had lost a few games after a big lead in his career, but Bogdanović, Šarić and Hezonja provided some magic on the court and saved the day for the Croatian coach.

Author: 0 Sky Poll: Public Wants Theresa May As PM

Mrs May claimed a decisive win in the ballot of Conservative MPs which saw Michael Gove eliminated from the contest after finishing in third place. There had originally been five contenders to succeed Cameron, who had announced his resignation after Britain voted to leave the European Union (EU) in June 23 referendum.

Author: 0 Indian Kashmir seethes after killing of top rebel commander

According to reports, last year, one of Wani's brothers, Khalid, was killed by the Indian Army because he was a militant sympathiser and had taken his friends to get them recruited by the militants. His death came amid a rise in violence and separatist sentiment across the state, which has been at the centre of a strategic tussle between India and Pakistan for decades.