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Kenya: 3 Ask Supreme Court to Stop Poll Kenya: 3 Ask Supreme Court to Stop Poll
- October 25, 2017

Mwilu's driver, identified by local media as Police Constable Titus Musyoka and in some reports described as a bodyguard was shot in the shoulder. The Supreme Court later annulled the poll results and ordered a repeat election, citing irregularities. (more...)
Egyptian policemen, troops killed in clashes with militants Egyptian policemen, troops killed in clashes with militants
- October 23, 2017

The statement added that the Interior Ministry's National Security Service received information about the location of risky militants taking shelter in the Western Desert's kilo 135, and then a raid was ordered to be launched. The policemen were killed in the exchange of fire with terrorists late yesterday in el-Wahat desert in Giza governorate, about 135 kilometres from the capital. (more...)
Donald Trump pledges to release John F. Kennedy's assassination files Donald Trump pledges to release John F. Kennedy's assassination files
- October 23, 2017

Actually, the release of the CIA and Federal Bureau of Investigation documents has been scheduled for a quarter of a century by law (the Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act ), but according to reports, some in the intelligence community had suggested keeping at least some of the documents under wraps for national security purposes, a power the President has. (more...)
Storm Brian: Northern Ireland forecast to void worst of 'weather bomb' Storm Brian: Northern Ireland forecast to void worst of 'weather bomb'
- October 22, 2017

While Co. Tipperary is not included in the list of counties with high-wind warnings, neighbouring counties Clare, Cork, and Waterford are. A dramatic live stream from Portcawl Lifeboats showed waves crashing over the pier this morning as the strong winds begin to take hold in the southern parts of Wales. (more...)
7 policemen killed, 22 hurt in explosion in Pakistan 7 policemen killed, 22 hurt in explosion in Pakistan
- October 20, 2017

Security forces have reached the location and cordoned off the area, and a security sweep is underway, he said. Death toll might further rise as seven of the injured people were in critical condition, said hospital sources. The participants prayed peace to the departed souls and wished early recovery to the injured. "Balochistan is on the forefront of this fight and we will not stop until there is not a single terrorist left in the area", the home minister added. (more...)
Dead, 2 Hurt In Shooting At Baltimore Dead, 2 Hurt In Shooting At Baltimore
- October 19, 2017

Police say that they believe Prince has a connection with the business where the victims were shot, although they have not yet determined a motive for the shooting. Her company, Homes for Rent, has filed eight petitions for nonpayment of rent against the couple. WJZ Investigator Mike Hellgren reports that police are searching for a red Dodge Charger with DE plates in relation to the shooting. (more...)
LEGO Ideas Women of NASA launches this November LEGO Ideas Women of NASA launches this November
- October 19, 2017

Four of the most incredible and pioneering women of Nasa are being celebrated with their very own Lego sets, the toy company has revealed today. Rounding out the list is Nancy Grace Roman , who helped bring the vision of the Hubble Space Telescope to life. (more...)
PAK vs SL: Babar, Shadab steer Pakistan to win
- October 18, 2017

Upon his arrival at Lahore's Allama Iqbal International Airport after attending the International Cricket Council's (ICC) meeting in New Zealand, PCB chief Najam Sethi said that the Sri Lankan cricket chief has confirmed that the Sri Lankan cricket team would play the Third T20 in Lahore on October 29. (more...)
North Korean UN diplomat warns nuclear war may be imminent North Korean UN diplomat warns nuclear war may be imminent
- October 18, 2017

North Korean UN Deputy Ambassador Kim In-ryong said the situation on the Korean peninsula is very risky, and that nuclear war may break out at any moment, the World Agencies have said. The European Union, too, announced new restrictions on Pyongyang for developing nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. He said: " North Korea is the most significant geopolitical risk to the global economy at this juncture". (more...)
NAFTA renegotiation talks will bleed into next year amid 'challenges' NAFTA renegotiation talks will bleed into next year amid 'challenges'
- October 18, 2017

Critics say this has allowed manufacturers to use NAFTA to get around USA import taxes while doing a substantial amount of manufacturing in China and other countries outside North America. The Trump administration has proposed that at least 50% of the content in cars must be made in the US for vehicles from Mexico and Canada to enter the USA duty-free. (more...)
North Korea attacks Australia with nuclear threats North Korea attacks Australia with nuclear threats
- October 17, 2017

A defiant Australia has hit back at North Korea's threat, stating the country will never get intimidated after Pyongyang issued a warning to expect a "disaster". Ms Bishop said North Korea was entirely to blame for escalating tensions in the region, because it had defied UN Security Council resolutions and pressed ahead with nuclear tests . (more...)
Donald Trump Accused Of 'Castrating' Rex Tillerson With Tweets Donald Trump Accused Of 'Castrating' Rex Tillerson With Tweets
- October 16, 2017

Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and President Donald Trump's heated back and forth , you know that Corker threw Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's name into the discussion. "I think this is an unconventional president". "Those diplomatic efforts will continue until the first bomb drops", Tillerson said on CNN's "State of the Union ". (more...)
Modi praises Kumar's commitment to Bihar; Launches projects worth crores Modi praises Kumar's commitment to Bihar; Launches projects worth crores
- October 15, 2017

But three prominent alumnus of PU - former Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha, BJP MP from Patna Sahib Shatrughan Sinha and RJD chief Lalu Prasad, all vocal critics of Modi, did not attend the programme due to not being "invited properly". During the centenary celebration function of Patna University here, the chief minister, whose JD-U has become part of the NDA and is ruling Bihar in alliance with the BJP, said that he requests with folded hands that Prime Minister Modi announce the ... (more...)
Tillerson Just Saved $500 Million Withdrawing From UNESCO Tillerson Just Saved $500 Million Withdrawing From UNESCO
- October 15, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson notified UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova of the decision. Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon said the agency had to pay the price for "discrimination against Israel". Bush administration. Also on Friday, France's former culture minister Audrey Azoulay was elected to head UNESCO in a cliffhanger vote. UN General Assembly President Miroslav Lajcak has voiced concerns that the USA move could affect the important work of ... (more...)
Trump Threatens NBC's TV License After Network Publishes Unfavorable Reports Trump Threatens NBC's TV License After Network Publishes Unfavorable Reports
- October 14, 2017

The article said after Trump saw the slide he said he wanted a bigger stockpile of weapons, not the bottom position on the downward-sloping curve. Trump's comments, the officials said, came in response to a briefing slide he was shown that charted the steady reduction of USA nuclear weapons since the late 1960s. (more...)
Hamas must disarm, recognise Israel under Palestinian unity deal Hamas must disarm, recognise Israel under Palestinian unity deal
- October 13, 2017

Since early this week, Egypt's capital has hosted direct meetings of emissaries from two factions, which ended in signing the agreement. A party to the negotiations, who asked not to be identified, said the agreement would see forces of the West Bank-based Palestinian Authority, which is dominated by Fatah, take control of the Rafah border crossing between Gaza and Egypt. (more...)
Mother leaves behind toddler in corn maze Mother leaves behind toddler in corn maze
- October 12, 2017

He says the boy was cold and frightened but unhurt when someone else found him at the maze Monday evening. It wasn't until Tuesday morning that the mother realized that her child went missing. Employees told police they found the boy by himself and that no one had come forward to claim him by the time the maze closed. 'Sounds like this is a dwelling with multiple families and a lot of children living in the same home, ' he said. (more...)
Sylvester Stallone Announces He's Directing, Producing 'Creed' Sequel
- October 12, 2017

He also shared photos of Jordan from the first film to get fans exited about this sequel. "One more Round!" said Stallone. It served both a spin-off as well as a sequel to Stallone's " Rocky " film series. Sure, there's no denying the Coogler's Creed is definitely a towering achievement , but trading him out for Stallone is definitely not something worth brooding about. (more...)
IMF Raises Israeli Economic Outlook for 2017, 2018 IMF Raises Israeli Economic Outlook for 2017, 2018
- October 11, 2017

It said the economy's potential growth rate was just 1.8 percent, far lower than the 3.0 percent or more being targeted by Trump and his administration. With UK growth projected at 1.7% this year, it will only surpass a handful of its peers, with Italy expected to grow 1.5%, France 1.6% and Japan 1.5%. (more...)
Didier Deschamps Points To Lack Of Aggression In Slender France Win Didier Deschamps Points To Lack Of Aggression In Slender France Win
- October 10, 2017

The pressure was on after Sweden had earlier swept past Luxembourg 8-0 to boost their hopes of making it to Russian Federation, which in turn all but eliminated Holland , who later won 3-1 in Belarus . 'They have a quality to play through rapid counter-attacks. Cristiano Ronaldo came off the bench to spare Portugal's blushes in a 2-0 win over lowly Andorra , with AC Milan's Andre Silva netting a late second. (more...)