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United Kingdom denies link between £400m debt to Iran and prisoner

United Kingdom denies link between £400m debt to Iran and prisoner She denies the charges. British media have said that she worked for the Thomson Reuters Foundation. The Ministry of Defence had announced in 2010 that it would return the money which was paid upfront by the former regime of the Shah of Iran for a huge consignment of tanks and support vehicles in the 1970s. [Full Article...]

Diplomat, playing a game of trust, dies in fall off terrace

Diplomat, playing a game of trust, dies in fall off terrace Earlier on Thursday, Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) said it was providing "consular assistance" to Simpson's family who had "requested privacy at this time". James Waugh saw his brother-in-law, Australian diplomat Julian Simpson, fall from the roof in NY. Simpson worked alongside Australia's Labor senator Lisa Singh while she was on secondment at the United Nations fo... [Full Article...]

Striking Ontario college faculty reject offer that would have ended job action

Striking Ontario college faculty reject offer that would have ended job action The CEC asked the Ontario Labour Relations Board to schedule a vote on the offer it has put on the table. Beginning Nov. 14, striking college faculty across the province are in the midst of voting on their employee's offer, potentially ending a strike now entering its fifth week. [Full Article...]

Thirsty Donald Trump drinks water. Twitter has a laugh riot

Thirsty Donald Trump drinks water. Twitter has a laugh riot Trump tweeted five separate times about Rubio drinking water, and later made fun of him doing so on the campaign trail. This post has been updated . Nearly every single day from the Trump era, the "theory" of how such a person has managed to lead the world's most powerful country it's being strengthened by the president's behavior. [Full Article...]

1 militant killed, 3 arrested in ongoing Kund encounter

1 militant killed, 3 arrested in ongoing Kund encounter Jammu and Kashmir Police have asked local militants to surrender. A top police source disclosed to Kashmir Observer that the government has been contemplating a third policy: For those who have joined the militancy only recently and who wish to return to their families and join the mainstream. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation and United States at odds over keeping Syria chemical experts

Russian Federation and United States at odds over keeping Syria chemical experts Diplomats in Turtle Bay predicted that Russian Federation would veto the USA measure, which would be the 10th time Moscow has employed this power to block action targeting its Syrian ally. "It promises great difficulties for the future", French Ambassador François Delattre told the council. He also said that the inquiry fails " basic standards " of an investigation and ignores any information th... [Full Article...]

'F--- Trump' graphic on pickup stirs controversy in Texas

'F--- Trump' graphic on pickup stirs controversy in Texas Texas penal code describes disorderly conduct as "intentionally or knowingly [using] abusive, indecent, profane, or vulgar language in a public place, and the language by its very utterance tends to incite an immediate breach of peace". And while she is reportedly not planning to contact Nehls, Fonseca told KTRK that she is open to having a dialogue with him. Speaking about the message, Fonsec... [Full Article...]

Saudi-led coalition wants Yemen weapons checks strengthened before main port reopens

Saudi-led coalition wants Yemen weapons checks strengthened before main port reopens Hedile noted the first flight carrying 218 passengers took off today. The Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Houthi militia said last week it had closed all air, land and sea ports in Yemen to stem the flow of arms to the Houthis from Iran. [Full Article...]

Jurors at Sen. Bob Menendez trial report deadlock

Jurors at Sen. Bob Menendez trial report deadlock Prosecutors said he received luxury hotel rooms, rides on a private jet, and more than $600,000 in political contributions from Florida ophthalmologist Dr. Both deny the allegations. The senator was also charged with failing to report any of the Melgen gifts on Senate disclosure forms as required by law. [Full Article...]

Seven more commuters seek treatment after Joo Koon train collision

Seven more commuters seek treatment after Joo Koon train collision The incident might be a gruesome drawback of the newly-developed signaling system. Of those injured, 25 were taken to the National University Hospital and Ng Teng Fong General Hospital (NTFGH) for treatment while the other four were walk-in patients at NTFGH. [Full Article...]

Xi's Special Envoy to Visit N.Korea

Xi's Special Envoy to Visit N.Korea Rodong Sinmun is the official newspaper of North Korea's ruling Workers' Party, and the commentary was also published by state news agency KCNA . The meeting between Abe and Harris in Tokyo comes a week after the US President Donald Trump's visit to Japan , as part of his Asia tour, during which he had urged Abe to jointly apply maximum possible pressure on Pyongyang to force it to abandon ... [Full Article...]

Loftus-Cheek picks up injury in England game

Loftus-Cheek picks up injury in England game The Chelsea youngster, who won widespread praise with an excellent England debut in last week's draw with Germany, went off in the 34th minute at Wembley. They can improve a lot, like us. Antonio Conte has spent much of the season complaining about Chelsea' lack of spending and small squad, but the Italian decided Loftus-Cheek was surplus to requirements. [Full Article...]

A third woman accuses Ed Westwick of sexual assault in 2014

A third woman accuses Ed Westwick of sexual assault in 2014 Eck said after she told Harling she "was definitely leaving", Harling said Westwick desired to make up. She claimed that Ed had "asked me to invite a friend to hang out with the three of us" and "when I didn't bring a girl for him he turned his sights on me". [Full Article...]

Drudge Report comes out strongly against Senate candidate Roy Moore

Drudge Report comes out strongly against Senate candidate Roy Moore Following the Post report and Moore's initial response, a number of GOP leaders called for Moore to withdraw from the race, including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. So should he receive the most votes after a withdrawal, they will not be counted. On the ground in Alabama, however, the intraparty battle grew nastier Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Kidnapped Saudi released in Lebanon

Kidnapped Saudi released in Lebanon Hariri resigned as Lebanon's prime minister on November 4 in a video broadcast from Saudi Arabia and has yet to return to Lebanon. Speculation has swirled around the fate of Hariri, who is a Saudi citizen and grew up in the kingdom, with Lebanon's President Michel Aoun accusing Saudi Arabia of "detaining" him. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation says didn't promise withdrawal of pro-Iranian forces from Syria

Russian Federation says didn't promise withdrawal of pro-Iranian forces from Syria The global community has not recognized Israel's annexation of the Golan Heights. This weekend, a devastating quake rocked parts of Iran and Iraq. Israel saw that the trio-agreement didn't respond to the Israeli demand to drive out Iranians and their militias from the border with Israel at Golan. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation uses fake photos to accuse USA of supporting ISIS

Russian Federation uses fake photos to accuse USA of supporting ISIS The images were from the game AC-130 Gunship Simulator , available for iOS and Android. Soon after people noted the dubious origin of the photographs, the defence ministry deleted its tweets, and removed the photographs from the corresponding Facebook posts. [Full Article...]

The Senate Could Begin Debating Marriage Equality As Soon As Tomorrow

The Senate Could Begin Debating Marriage Equality As Soon As Tomorrow Prior to the official count release, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said it's the "goal" that same sex marriage will be legal in Australia by Christmas. "It think it indicates what modern Australia is", he told Sky News. If it is a yes from the public, then PM Malcolm Turnbull has said a private member's bill will be debated in Parliament , with the PM pushing for a vote before Chris... [Full Article...]

Tensions rise in Zimbabwe as military tanks near the capital

Tensions rise in Zimbabwe as military tanks near the capital Despite the reports of the tanks, Zimbabwe's ruling party Zanu PF took to Twitter to deny rumours of a coup. On Monday, the commander of Zimbabwe Defence Forces said he was prepared to "step in" to end a purge of supporters of a vice president sacked last week. [Full Article...]

J&K: One terrorist killed by security forces in Kulgam encounter

J&K: One terrorist killed by security forces in Kulgam encounter As the security forces started the operation, they encountered counter-attack from the militants. The operation has not been called off yet, Pani said. An LeT militant, identified as Muzamil Manzoor, a resident of Bardoo-Yaripora, Kulgam, was killed. The firing was going on when last reports came in, the spokesman said. [Full Article...]


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