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Trump thanks ousted White House chief strategist Bannon for his services

Trump thanks ousted White House chief strategist Bannon for his services It has been great! Bossie, who gave his interview before the news broke about Bannon's return to his former job, said he does believe that as chief strategist at the White House , Bannon was getting a "bad rap". The suggestion reportedly annoyed Trump, and within weeks Bannon was dropped from his position on the National Security Council. Bannonites dislike "the generals" as much as the... [Full Article...]

More than 400 people confirmed dead after Sierra Leone mudslides

More than 400 people confirmed dead after Sierra Leone mudslides Citizens were given the deadline of Wednesday evening to identify their loved ones at the overflowing central morgue, and the first mass burials began at 3pm in Waterloo, a nearby town where many victims of the Ebola crisis that hit the nation in 2014 were also laid to rest. [Full Article...]

Taylor Swift Social Media Blackout a Sign of New Album?

Taylor Swift Social Media Blackout a Sign of New Album? Taylor Swift hasn't released an album since 2014's 1989 (not that it's affected her earning power ), and now a social media-deleting blitz has many believing that the pop star's full-length follow-up is imminent. Taylor Swift's entire online presence is a blank space . In addition, she deleted her post-2011 tweets and changed her official website to an all-black screen. [Full Article...]

Trump Hits Lindsey Graham Over Alleged 'Disgusting Lie'

Trump Hits Lindsey Graham Over Alleged 'Disgusting Lie' The president dubbed Graham's statement "Such a disgusting lie". Trump and Graham have been going after each other since the president's statements on the violence and death of a woman in Charlottesville, Virginia, during a white nationalist rally. [Full Article...]

Signs of Diplomacy Appear as North Korea Delays Guam Missile Test

Signs of Diplomacy Appear as North Korea Delays Guam Missile Test He said the U.S. has a "pretty good idea" of North Korea's intentions, but he declined to provide specifics. Calvo, a Republican, said Trump was being unfairly criticised over his handling of the North Korea crisis, which escalated when Pyongyang announced plans to launch missiles toward Guam in a "crucial warning". [Full Article...]

Grace Mugabe seeks immunity in S Africa assault case

Grace Mugabe seeks immunity in S Africa assault case Engels on Monday opened a case of assault with the intent to cause grievous bodily harm at the Sandton police station‚ and Mugabe was expected to be appear in court on Tuesday. He said police had to treat her differently from an "ordinary person" because of her diplomatic status. Zimbabwe's state-owned Herald newspaper reported last weekend that she was in South Africa seeking medical care. [Full Article...]

Curtis wins GOP primary for House seat vacated by Jason Chaffetz

Curtis wins GOP primary for House seat vacated by Jason Chaffetz As of 9 p.m. Tuesday, the U.S. Representative District 3 vote stood at 42.17 percent for Curtis, 30.37 percent for Christopher Herrod, and 27.35 percent for Tanner Ainge. Democrats are not expected to heavily contest the district, where Republicans outnumber Democrats 5-1, according to The Associated Press . "Negative campaigns are effective, but I do think that tone and factual context also ma... [Full Article...]

Indian, Chinese troops briefly skirmish at Ladakh's Pangong Lake

Indian, Chinese troops briefly skirmish at Ladakh's Pangong Lake That's why we see after a short period of sounding out the Chinese government, Modi is actively leading the two nations into the direction of confrontation", Chinese mouthpiece said in its latest article. He also said India is fast progressing towards self-sustainability and the youth must contribute in country's development. "Dressed in their raincoats, the Indian soldiers forming a human chain... [Full Article...]

Indian Army foils China's incursion bid in Ladakh

Indian Army foils China's incursion bid in Ladakh An Indian official briefed on the matter also said "flag meetings", or ceremonies involving Chinese and Indian soldiers at five points along the frontier usually held on the August 15 anniversary of India's independence, were cancelled on Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Gillette Stadium a potential host for 2026 World Cup games

Gillette Stadium a potential host for 2026 World Cup games A total of 49 stadiums will be considered in the official bid. Minnesota United, the state's Major League Soccer team in its inaugural season, is building a soccer-specific, natural-grass stadium in the St. "Vancouver is a world-class host city that has successfully hosted many global sporting events including the 2010 Winter Olympics, the HSBC Rugby World Sevens Series and the 2015 FIFA ... [Full Article...]

U.S. talks continue as North and South celebrate Korea day

North Korea said in June that it can place a moratorium on its nuclear and missile tests if the USA suspends the military drills, but Seoul and Washington rejected the idea. As Quartz has written , with tensions high on the Korean Peninsula, a small military incident could rapidly escalate into a full-blown war. "It [reigning in North Korea] demands a concerted effort by the United States, but ... [Full Article...]

Floods Took Away Hundreds of Lives in Nepal and India

Floods Took Away Hundreds of Lives in Nepal and India Heavy monsoon rains caused flooding in Nepal , Bangladesh and India , which claimed the lives of over 165 people. At least 49 people have been killed across Nepal and 17 more in neighbouring India in flash flooding and landslides as rescuers search for dozens more missing. [Full Article...]

McMaster Repeatedly Refuses to Say if He Can Work With Bannon

McMaster Repeatedly Refuses to Say if He Can Work With Bannon He also called on Trump to distance himself from top adviser Steve Bannon , the divisive former head of Breitbart News who Scaramucci argued was pulling Trump too far to the right and was "not serving the president's interest". On ABC, Scaramucci said he had talked to Trump in the past week and hinted ominously at Bannon's future. "I believe that everyone in the White House. [Full Article...]

EPS & OPS meet Modi, set to reunite this weekend — AIADMK merger

EPS & OPS meet Modi, set to reunite this weekend — AIADMK merger But negotiations appear to be stuck at the Panneerselvam demand of sacking Sasikala from the party and government. In the evening, Palaniswami and Panneerselvam left for Delhi where they are expected to meet top BJP leaders besides attending other official functions. [Full Article...]

Three things Snap needs to figure out before its next earnings report

Three things Snap needs to figure out before its next earnings report Finally, Essex Investment Management Co. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 30.16% of the company's stock. Pitched as a fresh, daring alternative to Facebook , Snap garnered widespread attention when it went public in March, debuting at $17 per share. [Full Article...]

Sharif begins second leg of road rally to Lahore

Sharif begins second leg of road rally to Lahore Former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan who avoided being part of Nawaz Sharif's GT Road rally attended the session of national Assembly, here on Thursday. Football star Lionel Messi was spotted in a rally supporting ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif as the latter journeyed his way home to the eastern city of Lahore . [Full Article...]

North korea: a pastor canadian, jailed, released for medical reasons

North korea: a pastor canadian, jailed, released for medical reasons News of the release of 62-year-old Hyeon Soo Lim - also known as Rim Hyon Su -comes just hours after a high-level Canadian delegation, led by the prime minister's national security adviser, had arrived in the country in the hope of intervening in his case. [Full Article...]

4 suspected terrorists killed by CTD in Lahore

4 suspected terrorists killed by CTD in Lahore The security forces probing the blast have learnt that the truck was parked the incident site for the past three days. "The rescue officials recovered the bodies after several hours of removing the debris", she told reporters. No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack and it was not clear whether the militants killed were responsible for Monday's bomb blast but police officials said t... [Full Article...]

Massachusetts General Hospital ranked among top 5 hospitals in America

Massachusetts General Hospital ranked among top 5 hospitals in America Medicine said. This year's U.S. News & World Report rankings cover almost every hospital in every community nationwide. Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago was also named among the Best Children's Hospitals in the country, coming in at no. [Full Article...]

Tillerson Sets Deadline For Response To Moscow's Expulsion Of US Diplomats

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he has told his Russian counterpart that Moscow's meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election created "serious mistrust" between the two countries. "But what we're saying is that you will not get us to talk about your security if you just continue testing those missiles". Analysts and former USA officials were skeptical that much progress is l... [Full Article...]


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