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Jaitley Must Resign From Cabinet, Says Rahul

Jaitley Must Resign From Cabinet, Says Rahul Besides, the probe was in an initial stage and the CBI was collecting documents from the IDBI in the Rs 900 crore loan default case, they said. Swamy also claimed that the dilution had been done at a very high level. Joining BJP's counter-offensive, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad asked whether Rahul and Mallya were "working in tandem" and claimed the liquor baron had allegedly benefitted fro... [Full Article...]

Paul Ryan: ‘No reason to dispute’ Puerto Rico death toll

Paul Ryan: ‘No reason to dispute’ Puerto Rico death toll Then, a long time later, they began to report large numbers, like 3000...,' one tweet reads. As the Inquisitr reported, Trump's denial of the official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico was described as "warped", "absurd", "vile", and "grotesque". [Full Article...]

Philippines: 10 million people in the path of Mangkhut

Philippines: 10 million people in the path of Mangkhut According to the U.N. Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System , the super typhoon could affect as many as 43.4 million people before it fades away. The Pearl River Delta region, which includes Hong Kong and Macau, is among the most densely populated in the world. In 2016, a super typhoon lashed southern parts of Cagayan, destroying tens of thousands of houses. [Full Article...]

Bennet announces opposition to SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Bennet announces opposition to SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh Nonetheless, Booker garnered some of the national spotlight, as well as the mockery of some of his Republican colleagues on the committee. Sen. Times have certainly changed. "When he (Nicholas) fell over, I fell over with him", she said. But Kavanaugh said in a 2003 email while working for the administration of President George W. [Full Article...]

Pope Francis to Meet with US, World Catholic Leaders

In Cardinal Wuerl's letter to the priests , which was obtained by LifeSiteNews and confirmed by the Archdiocese of Washington that it was sent on Tuesday, he discusses a resignation letter that he submitted in November 2015. Moving priests who have been accused of child sex abuse is widely seen as a way to help them avoid facing any consequences. Last week, one protester yelled "shame o... [Full Article...]

Pope to meet with US Church leadership over abuse crisis

The decision is up to the Pope , but Wuerl hinted it is likely his resignation will be accepted, closing his letter by anticipating "a new beginning" for the church . The summit was announced a day before Francis will meet American church leaders hit by fresh accusations over the cover-up of sex abuse by priests . [Full Article...]

Prince Harry and Meghan are 'eager to start a family'

Prince Harry and Meghan are 'eager to start a family' Kensington Palace shared that the Royals were invited to come and tour New Zealand and Australia by their respective governments. The Duchess of Sussex is to take part in her first major overseas tour as a member of the royal family when she joins her husband on a visit to the Pacific region. [Full Article...]

Trump to issue order allowing sanctions on foreigners meddling in U.S

The White House has worked to push back against accusations that Trump was not seriously committed to aggressively protecting USA elections from interference, especially after his press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin in July. [Full Article...]

Vladimir Putin: Salisbury attack suspects are just civilians

Vladimir Putin: Salisbury attack suspects are just civilians Speaking at an economic forum with Japan's Shinzo Abe and China's Xi Jinping in the far eastern city of Vladivostok , Putin urged the men to address the media and said there was "nothing criminal". Police are linking the attack to a separate Novichok poisoning on 30 June, when Dawn Sturgess and Charlie Rowley became unwell at a house in Amesbury, about eight miles away. [Full Article...]

New 'Tower of Voices' honors those killed 17 years ago in PA

New 'Tower of Voices' honors those killed 17 years ago in PA The gathering was attended by the New York City Police Department, as well as the relatives of victims, according to a report by the Associated Press . Neither rain nor cold kept away 9/11 mourners in Pennsylvania, where a tower of wind chimes was dedicated Sunday to the heroes of United Flight 93 . [Full Article...]

Scores detained in Russian pension protests

Scores detained in Russian pension protests In Khabarovsk, incumbent Governor Vyacheslav Shport of United Russia garnered 35.6 percent of the vote and was narrowly edged out by Sergei Furgal, a federal lawmaker from the nationalist Liberal Democratic Party (LDPR), according to official results. [Full Article...]

56 people killed a day in 'war zone' South Africa

56 people killed a day in 'war zone' South Africa South Africa's murder rate rose again past year, official statistics showed Tuesday, with over 20,000 people killed across the country - about 57 a day - as police admitted they were struggling to keep control. We have to pick up the ball and change the situation for the better'. Lawmaker Francois Beukman, who heads the police oversight committee in parliament, described the numbers as "alarming... [Full Article...]

Palestine defies USA pressure, and renews ICC push against Israel 'war crimes'

Palestine defies USA pressure, and renews ICC push against Israel 'war crimes' Bolton's remarks come almost a year after the ICC prosecutor asked to investigate alleged war crimes committed by US service members and intelligence officials who served in Afghanistan. Pressure tactics have including the controversial move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem , in addition to slashing hundreds of millions of dollars in humanitarian assistance to Palestinian organization... [Full Article...]

Missionaries of Jesus condemns nuns’ protest

Missionaries of Jesus condemns nuns’ protest In July, the nun had lodged a rape and sexual assault complaint against a bishop based in Jalandhar , Punjab. "They are arranging people to attack us and Bishop Franco is using his political power and money to get higher authorities of the investigation and the government to bury legal proceedings that I have filed against him", she charged. [Full Article...]

US East Coast braces for 'direct hit' from Hurricane Florence

US East Coast braces for 'direct hit' from Hurricane Florence Florence is now a Category 4 storm , packing 130 mile-per-hour winds, according to an 11 a.m. update from the U.S. Hurricane Center, and it may soon re-strengthen to near Category 5 levels. Hurricane to tropical-storm-force winds could extend inland depending on the storm's exact track. Several meteorologists said Florence could do what Hurricane Harvey did a year ago over Texas, dump... [Full Article...]

Swedish election yields a hung assembly

Swedish election yields a hung assembly But thanks to the Sweden Democrats , it became a question that couldn't go unanswered, Johan Hassel, the Social Democrats' global secretary, said after the vote. If that person fails to form a government, it opens the door to fresh elections within three months. The Moderates party was next at 19.2 percent, while the far-right Sweden Democrats that before the election inspired fear of an anti-m... [Full Article...]

British jihadists must flee Syria or fight as Idlib offensive looms

British jihadists must flee Syria or fight as Idlib offensive looms On Friday, the presidents of Iran , Russia and Turkey failed to agree during the Tehran summit on how to stave off military action on the northwestern province. "The new policy is we're no longer pulling out by the end of the year", Jeffrey said, according to the Washington Post . Russian military spokesman Igor Konashenkov, meanwhile, said Moscow had "irrefutable information" that Syr... [Full Article...]

Comment: Trump's cancelled visit marks a new low in US-Irish relations

However, widespread reports emerging this afternoon suggest that he has cancelled the visit. But an Irish government spokesman said the trip had been "postponed". Irish activists espousing left-wing and environmentalist causes had pledged to hold protests. Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has previously said news of the visit came a little bit out of the blue. [Full Article...]

Former PM Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz released on parole

Former PM Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz released on parole Nawaz had been at her husband's side throughout his decades-long political career, which saw him become prime minister of Pakistan three times while facing military coups, prison and exile. She was under treatment at London's Harley Street Clinic since July past year. He also directed the Pakistan High Commission in London to assist in the provision of all necessary facilities to the heirs of th... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump is capitalising on resentment, says former President Barack Obama

Donald Trump is capitalising on resentment, says former President Barack Obama Obama , who had frustrated some Democrats by keeping a relatively low profile since leaving office in January 2017, accused Republicans of being unwilling to safeguard democracy or offer a check on Trump's policies or worst instincts. He said people have asked him what he's going to do for the November election. While he has endorsed candidates and appeared at fundraising events, he has spent mu... [Full Article...]


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