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World News Prime Minister arrives in NY to participate in 72nd UNGA session
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The prime minister, who arrived here Monday, will go through a tightly laid-out schedule, participating in United Nations events related to the 72nd session of General Assembly as also some forums on the sidelines of the 193-member body. It is entitled: "The responsibility to protect and the prevention of genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity". While appreciating the long association of General Electric with Pakistan, the prime minister said that Pakistan has ...

Author: 0 USA will be forced to 'totally destroy' North Korea, Trump tells UN

Trump further slammed North Korea leader, Kim Jong-un, calling him a "rocket man" who is on a "suicide mission". "Just like you, the leaders of your countries, should and always put your countries first", said Trump, who assured the U.N. He's going to try to make the case that member nations serve the interests of their own citizens when they work together and share in the burden of fighting terrorism, of propping up destabilized.

World News Nawaz Sharif's Supporters Win a Pakistan Election
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Kulsoom Nawaz is now in London undergoing cancer treatment, with her husband at her side. Arrest warrants can be issued for former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar if the suspects continue to remain absent from NAB proceedings.

World News Donald Trump shares video of himself hitting Hillary Clinton with golf ball
Author: 0 Donald Trump shares video of himself hitting Hillary Clinton with golf ball

Although the new White House Chief of Staff, John Kelly seemingly tamed Trump's tweet storms a bit, this morning the President may have retweeted his most inflammatory, message yet. "It doesn't help, I think in terms of his stature, it doesn't help in terms of the stature of our whole country". The White House has criticised the book, with spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders calling it "sad" that the last chapter of Mrs Clinton's public life will be defined by selling books with "false and ...

World News 'World XI players will cherish 'memorable' Pakistan tour for life'
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When asked if Pakistan has managed to show that they're capable of hosting worldwide events safely and securely, the ICC spokesman replied, "Absolutely". The former Kiwi all-rounder expected more worldwide teams to travel to Pakistan if proper security arrangements are kept in place. In 2009, eight people were killed when a bus carrying the Sri Lanka team was sacked upon by gunmen before the third day of the second test in Lahore .

World News Tillerson in London to urge pressure on North Korea
Author: 0 Tillerson in London to urge pressure on North Korea

On September 3, North Korea detonated its sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date, prompting the UN Security Council to implement new sanctions. "It's clear that with respect to oil, and a complete embargo on oil from the UN Security Council, that's going to be very hard", he said. Still he's urging China as a "great country and a world power" to use its leverage as the supplier of virtually all North Korea's oil.

World News Modi hosts dinner for Japanese PM Shinzo Abe at iconic terrace hotel
Author: 0 Modi hosts dinner for Japanese PM Shinzo Abe at iconic terrace hotel

PM Modi and his Japanese counterpart will be attending the 12 edition of the India-Japan annual summit at Modi's home state Gujarat. Abe also wants to discuss with Modi possible Japanese exports of nuclear power equipment and technology to India now that a civilian nuclear cooperation pact between the nations has taken effect in July, they said.

World News Shooting reported at Washington State high school
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A suspect was taken into custody , The Review said. The school, which is between Spokane and Rockford, has 327 students, according to media reports. The Spokane Sheriff's Office is expected to provide more information at a news conference sometime on Wednesday afternoon. Ambulances and a Lifeflight helicopter were sent to the school.

World News Eric Trump and wife Lara welcome baby son
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The Trump Organization announced the birth of Eric "Luke" Trump on its Twitter account Tuesday morning. Luke's proud parents announced his birth on Twitter. Congrats buddy. Welcome to the club. Ivanka Trump, who has three kids with husband and fellow White House adviser Jared Kushner, also offered her congratulations.

World News Irma now a tropical storm, but still lashing Florida and Georgia
Author: 0 Irma now a tropical storm, but still lashing Florida and Georgia

Irma is moving toward the north-northwest near 17 miles per hour, and a turn toward the northwest is expected by Tuesday morning. Miami on Florida's east coast and Naples on the west coast were among the worst hit by Irma. The city of Jacksonville , population 880,000, in northeast Florida ordered urgent evacuations Monday as record floods were set to rise even higher with the afternoon's high tide.

World News India calls on Myanmar to act with restraint in Rakhine
Author: 0 India calls on Myanmar to act with restraint in Rakhine

Rights groups accuse Myanmar authorities of ethnic cleansing, systematically forcing Rohingya from the country through violence and persecution, a charge the government has denied. "The killing, arson, torture and rape.by the Myanmar's military and border guards is unprecedented", he said. He also called on China and India to play a larger role in mitigating the crisis.

World News Let the travel ban expire, Mr. President
Author: 0 Let the travel ban expire, Mr. President

The appeals court decision, which affects about 24,000 refugees, could take effect on Tuesday. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals issued a ruling last week blocking the administration from denying entrance to refugees who have formal assurances from resettlement agencies or are in the U.S.

World News Clinton: I am done with being a candidate
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Hillary Clinton revealed that she doesn't plan on running for office ever again, but she won't be leaving politics in all of its forms entirely. Clinton added that she failed to draft a concessions speech the night of the election and still felt awful about losing.

World News Korea's H-bomb claim appears true: senior USA official
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While North Koreans decorated statues with flowers, the U.N. was preparing for a Monday vote on new sanctions to punish Pyongyang for its recent uptick in long-range missile tests and a sixth nuclear test. It was not immediately clear how North Korean ally China and Russian Federation would vote, but a senior USA official on Friday night expressed skepticism that either nation would accept anything more stringent than a ban on imports of North Korean textiles.

World News These Are President Donald Trump's Only Options for North Korea
Author: 0 These Are President Donald Trump's Only Options for North Korea

China , which is the North's biggest diplomatic and economic supporter, is seen as key to efforts to convince Pyongyang to abandon its weapons programme. Instead, Bush says China may try to create some flexibility in possible new sanctions by setting a limit for yearly oil imports, or by slowly decreasing them.

World News Hurricane Katia strengthens to Category 3
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It lost some strength before it landed about 115 miles (185 km) northwest of the port city of Veracruz as a Category 1 storm with sustained winds 75 mph (120 km/h). REUTERS/VICTOR YANEZA resident from Veracruz, Mexico prepares for the possible destruction that Hurricane Katia might bring when it makes a landfall in the country this weekend.

World News Kohli fires India to seven-wicket T20 win
Author: 0 Kohli fires India to seven-wicket T20 win

While India bowlers definitely did unbelievable task of restricting the Sri Lankan side to just 207 all-out, part of the credit for the win goes to Skipper Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma who both hit quickfire centuries - 219 runs for the second wicket off just 168 balls.

World News NIA conducts raids at residences of Hurriyat-G leaders
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Sources said two houses and a shopping complex were raided by the NIA in Srinagar and Kupwara. The raids are being conducted also at various locations in Srinagar and frontier district of Kupwara. During the searches, FDs worth over Rs 1 crore, and lots of incriminating material, suspect's financial records, property-related documents and electronic devices have been seized.

World News SIT to probe Gauri Lankesh murder case: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah
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Lankesh", a statement released by the embassy read. According to reports from Times of India , T Suneel Kumar, the police commissioner has directed all the DCPs to have check posts erected at all the main roads in the city. Gauri ran a weekly Kannada tabloid - Gauri Lankesh Patrike and was a known critic of rightwing forces. "Union Minister, DV Sadananda Gowda is in agreement with the Karnataka government to hand over the case to CBI", he asserted.

World News Press Councils of India, Myanmar sign MoU on cooperation
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Modi will also hold wide-ranging talks with Myanmar's State Counsellor and de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday. Prime Minister Modi also announced gratis visas for people of Myanmar and promised to release the 40 Myanmarese citizens, lodged in Indian jails.

World News QC soldiers going to Texas
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The Minnesota National Guard's 34th Combat Aviation Brigade is an Army National Guard unit that supports disaster response operations by providing aviation capabilities - both UH-60 Black Hawk and CH-47 Chinook helicopters. Additionally, Durney said the hospital system has pre-staged a patient reception area at TAC Air, a general aviation service center at Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport/Adams Field in Little Rock, although it hasn't yet been activated.

World News Woman from Wayne Rooney drink-drive scandal reveals call from Coleen
Author: 0 Woman from Wayne Rooney drink-drive scandal reveals call from Coleen

I've been there myself as well where Alex Ferguson has had a go at me. I've always watched football and studied it to try to see different things during the game, and I know a lot of players I've played with don't do that. If he stayed it would have got better. 'Everything, all of the small details, on and off the pitch were important. Simpson is now reported to have spoken to Wayne's wife Coleen after she demanded an account of their night out and she's called for the footie star to ...

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