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The drills are the first flights since North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on September 3 - along with staging another missile test over Japan, sending regional tensions soaring. But even without the North's participation, the event will be the safest one to be held, he insisted. "President Moon is implementing strong reform policies to resolve daunting, major issues ranging from eradicating deep-rooted problems that exist in the political and economic system to ...
  • J&K: 1 SSB jawan martyred in terrorist attack in Banihal town

    J&K: 1 SSB jawan martyred in terrorist attack in Banihal town

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    The injured jawan was admitted to a local hospital. SSB is deployed in the area for protection of a construction company involved in setting up of rail tunnel. Asked whether it was a militant attack, the police officer said, "I can not say whether it was the militant attack". He said one of the injured SSB man died and another was shifted to hospital for treatment.
  • Magnitude 6.1 quake strikes off the coast of Japan

    Magnitude 6.1 quake strikes off the coast of Japan

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    The magnitude 6.1 quake occurred about 6 miles below the surface of the earth. The photo gallery above is a reminder of both the might of Mother Nature and the potential danger of nuclear power, as well as a warning for what could happen the next time a big natural disaster hits.
  • Aung San Suu Kyi defends action against militants in Myanmar

    Aung San Suu Kyi defends action against militants in Myanmar

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    The United Nations has described the actions of Myanmar's military in the region as " ethnic cleansing ", with the southeast Asian country's leader Aung San Suu Kyi coming under global pressure to halt the campaign. "We'll continue to bring changes within the parliament". Myanmar insisted Wednesday (Sep 20) to the United Nations that the crisis in violence-torn Rakhine state was easing after heavy global criticism.
  • Heat, humidity and isolated showers dominate the day

    Heat, humidity and isolated showers dominate the day

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    Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. "It doesn't happen very often", Wolters said of thunderstorms with that amount of rainfall. By this afternoon a few Isolated showers and thunderstorms are possible, but I have kept rain chances low staying around 20 percent all areas.
  • Trump slams Venezuela at UN; Maduro calls him 'Hitler'

    Trump slams Venezuela at UN; Maduro calls him 'Hitler'

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    Speaking for the first time at the United Nations , Trump said the 33-year-old leader's recent missile tests and other aggressive behavior could lead to the U.S.to " totally destroy " the country down the road. North Korea has a conventional military force of more than one million personnel - five percent of its total population. "As president of the United States, I will always put America first, just like you as the leaders of your countries will always and should always put your ...
  • Apple unveils its cheapest iPhone after launching expensive iPhone X

    Apple unveils its cheapest iPhone after launching expensive iPhone X

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    Apple unveiled its latest iPhone X at its newly created Steve Jobs Theater at the Apple Park Campus in Cupertino, California. Here's another one that Apple took its time with. Many Android smartphones, even earlier ones from around 2013, had screen to body ratios above 70 percent, like the LG G3 and Galaxy S4. Additionally, the iPhone X has a slight edge when it comes to better screen visuals.
  • Parsons Green bombing: Two suspects reportedly fostered by same family

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    Tourist Daniel Vaselicu, 31, said he saw the "young and light-skinned" man being interrogated by two unarmed police officers moments before his arrest in Dover . The house belongs to a couple who have fostered hundreds of children, including refugees. Assistant commissioner Mark Rowley, national lead for counter-terrorism policing, said, "There are now two searches continuing at addresses in Surrey and we are getting a greater understanding of the preparation of the device".
  • Insurer Sovereign sold to Asia's AIA

    Insurer Sovereign sold to Asia's AIA

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    Commonwealth Bank also said it's considering a potential spin-off of its global asset management business, Colonial First State, which has A$219 billion in assets under management. Annabel Spring, group executive for wealth management, will leave Commonwealth Bank in December. "The strategic review will consider a range of options, including an IPO", it added, referring to an initial public offering.
  • State forms board of administrators to look into development of Darjeeling

    State forms board of administrators to look into development of Darjeeling

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    Meanwhile, the Hills was limping back to normal and the situation was gradually becoming conducive to social and economic activities as the region witnessed rampant violence for the past three months with the GJM, led by its supremo Bimal Gurung, spearheading an indefinite strike to press their demand for a separate Gorkhaland state.
  • Saudi Arabia to unblock internet calling apps

    Saudi Arabia to unblock internet calling apps

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    But we're talking also trade and many other things'. Trump, who initially sided with the Saudi-led bloc, had a change of heart because of evidence that a prolonged dispute with Qatar will serve as an advantage to Iran , according to a USA official familiar with his thinking.
  • Mystikal Indicted For Rape And Kidnapping

    Mystikal Indicted For Rape And Kidnapping

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    Michael Lawrence Tyler , a 46-year-old New Orleans-based rapper who goes by the name Mystikal , was booked August 21 into Caddo Correctional Center on a charge of first-degree rape. Investigators secured warrants for Tyler and Holman charging each with one count of First Degree Rape. Her bond has been set at $500,000. His alleged accomplice 26-year-old Averweone Darnell Holman was also indicted on the same charges that Mystikal was indicted on.
  • Placing the Spotlight on McDonald`s Corp (MCD)

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    Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in MCD . Ratings analysis reveals 50% of McDonald's's analysts are positive. In other news, insider Douglas M. Goare sold 17,286 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, July 26th. The total value of its holdings increased 120,831.0%.
  • Trump threat to destroy N. Korea is

    Trump threat to destroy N. Korea is "sound of dog barking": minister

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    North Korea's top diplomat has called US President Donald Trump's speech to the United Nations "the sound of a barking dog". The situation on the Korean Peninsula has escalated in recent months due to Pyongyang's missile launches and nuclear tests, all conducted in violation of the UN Security Council resolutions with the most recent nuclear test conducted on September 3.
  • Indiana GOP says President Trump visiting state next week

    Indiana GOP says President Trump visiting state next week

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    Joe Donnelly to support a GOP-led tax overhaul effort. President Donald Trump, accompanied by first lady Melania Trump, departs the White House for Camp David Sept. "It's a time of celebration, a time for IN to shine and really stand out for America", he said. It was reported earlier this week that Trump was planning to visit IN next week to champion his tax reform agenda.
  • North Korea threat urgent and unprecedented, Abe tells UN

    North Korea threat urgent and unprecedented, Abe tells UN

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    He concluded that what's needed is "not dialogue, but pressure". Abe also expressed support for the USA position that "all options are on the table" when it comes to North Korea. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga has said: "We greatly appreciate President Trump's approach to changing North Korea's policy stance, denuclearising the country and calling on the worldwide community, including China and Russian Federation, for their cooperation toward strengthening pressure on North Korea".
  • Trump to 'slap' foes, embrace friends in first United Nations speech: envoy

    Trump to 'slap' foes, embrace friends in first United Nations speech: envoy

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    The White House says Trump and Moon are committed to continuing to take steps to strengthen deterrence and defense capabilities, and maximize economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea . Asked about President Donald Trump's warning last month that the North Korean threat to the United States will be met with "fire and fury", Haley said, "It was not an empty threat".
  • India welcomes Suu Kyi's stand on Rohingyas

    India welcomes Suu Kyi's stand on Rohingyas

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    Most of the Myanmar population probably is uninterested in Rakhine State-at best. The Rohingyas do not enjoy citizenship status in Myanmar and are sparingly given refugee status in Bangladesh. Trouble started early on 25 August when hundreds of Rohinyga militants backed by outside elements staged coordinated attacks on 30 police posts in Myanmar's westernmost state of Rakhine, killing at least 12 police personnel.