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PDEA spokesman Derrick Carreon said the agency was up to the task. "The PNP shall, at all times, make police visibility as deterrent to illegal drug activities, leaving to the PDEA, however, the conduct of anti-illegal drugs operations", the order read .
  • Israeli Spies Found Russia Hacking with Kaspersky

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    These updates make it possible to search using the phrase "top secret" that is used in American secret documents or by the code name given to the U.S. Around 400 million people worldwide use the company's software. The NIC reportedly said the FSB could use that access to hack sensitive U.S. government and industrial networks.
  • Russia Protests Over 'Stolen' Flags At Former US Consulate, Prompting US Denial

    Russia Protests Over 'Stolen' Flags At Former US Consulate, Prompting US Denial

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    Tensions between Washington and Moscow rise as Russian flags were removed from the buildings of the Consulate General in San Francisco and the Trade Representation in Washington, DC. "I really do not rule out a scenario in which Russia, in reply to the USA law tightening the anti-Russian sanctions and absolutely unlawful actions targeting our diplomatic property, apart from all measures taken on the diplomatic level could develop a special draft law", TASS quoted Leonid Slutsky as saying ...
  • [LIVE] Liberia polls 'largely credible,' presidential run-off likely

    [LIVE] Liberia polls 'largely credible,' presidential run-off likely

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    Twenty presidential candidates are vying for a majority in the first round of elections, while almost 1,000 candidates from 26 parties fight for 73 seats in the House of Representatives. More than 2.1 million voters had registered to vote throughout Liberia , established by the United States in the 19th century for freed black slaves.
  • Turkish, US FMs discuss visa row over phone

    Turkish, US FMs discuss visa row over phone

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    Hours later, Turkey issued a similar suspension on visas for USA citizens. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the dispute has not affected the U.S. Bozdag also added that the consulate employee had not demanded lawyer access and that the USA mission was free to apply to send a lawyer to see him.
  • Non-bailable arrest warrant issued against Imran Khan

    Non-bailable arrest warrant issued against Imran Khan

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    The ECP ordered the police to arrest Imran and present him before the commission on October 26. "The commission has surprisingly issued a warrant in the same case where a previous one was suspended by a full-bench of Islamabad High Court [IHC]", he remarked.
  • BJP eyes Congress stronghold, counting underway

    BJP eyes Congress stronghold, counting underway

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    In Hyderbagh Ward No. 11, all 04 Congress candidates - Sher Ali, Masood Khan, Asiya Habib Bagwan and Raziya Babu Khan have won the elections. Congress has taken early leads in the counting of votes. Of the 81 seats, 41 are reserved for women, 15 for Scheduled Caste candidates, two for Scheduled Tribe candidates and 22 seats for Backward Class communities.
  • Allahabad HC Verdict On Aarushi Talwar Murder Case Today

    Allahabad HC Verdict On Aarushi Talwar Murder Case Today

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    Talwar's domestic help Hemraj , a Nepali national, was suspected of Aarushi's murder. The sensational double murder case of Aarushi Talwar and her domestic help Hemraj rocked the nation in 2008. Clean chit given to servants but fingers pointed at Talwars. Rajesh Talwar remains prime suspects, but there is not enough evidence against him. Jan 25, 2011: Rajesh Talwar attacked in court premises.
  • Hamas announces reconciliation deal with Palestinian rival Fatah

    Hamas announces reconciliation deal with Palestinian rival Fatah

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    The talks between Fatah and Hamas were conducted after Egypt tried several times to resolve the conflict between the two factions and establish a unity government in Gaza and the West Bank. The two groups held on Tuesday and Wednesday two sessions of national dialogue in Cairo described as held in a positive atmosphere "out of a sense of national responsibility and in response to the aspirations of the Palestinian people to end the division, achieve national unity and strengthen the ...
  • Alleged truck thief charged after fiery crash injures eight

    Alleged truck thief charged after fiery crash injures eight

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    The scene in Singleton on Wednesday. The critical incident team from Port Stephens Local Area Command is investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident including the deployment of road spikes. A witness has told 9NEWS there was a big traffic jam heading into Singleton and he could see a huge cloud of black smoke. A 29-year-old man has been charged with a range of offences after he allegedly stole a truck and crashed into at least six vehicles and a heritage-listed building in ...
  • The Question In Spain: Did He Or Didn't He Declare Independence?

    The Question In Spain: Did He Or Didn't He Declare Independence?

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    Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy took the first step on Wednesday towards suspending Catalonia's political autonomy and ruling the region directly to thwart a push for independence. Those who opposed the referendum had said they would boycott the vote. Regional authorities said 90 per cent were in favour and declared the results valid.
  • US Lawmakers, European Nations Scramble to Save Iran Deal From Trump

    US Lawmakers, European Nations Scramble to Save Iran Deal From Trump

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    Trump faces a Sunday deadline mandated by law to tell Congress if he believes Iran is complying with the nuclear accord and if it advances USA interests. Former Obama administration officials who played central roles in brokering the Iran nuclear agreement briefed congressional Democrats later Wednesday on the merits of the global accord.
  • New York Man Arrested, Charged With Threatening 'Las Vegas Repeat'

    New York Man Arrested, Charged With Threatening 'Las Vegas Repeat'

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    In the past two years, Casillas cashed in on these referrals more than a dozen times. A Midtown Manhattan man has been arrested and accused of threatening to murder an office full of employees at a Colorado company after they caught on to what they said as an attempt at fraudulently earning referral bonuses by opening fake accounts with the company.
  • Yashwant Sinha flays BJP's defence of Jay

    Yashwant Sinha flays BJP's defence of Jay

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    Sinha also questioned the way in which clearance was given for the additional solicitor general to represent Jay Shah . File image of Amit Shah with Narendra Modi at the BJP National Executive meet. He also announced his intention of suing The Wire for Rs 100 crore. "He is a federal minister, not a chartered accountant of Jay Shah", Sinha told NDTV.
  • Obama to campaign in Virginia governor's race

    Obama to campaign in Virginia governor's race

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    Former President Barack Obama will hit the campaign trail for the first time since leaving office next week, campaigning for Democratic Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam in the closing weeks of the Virginia governor's race. Northam will need many of Obama's supporters, particularly African-American voters, to turn out in the off-year election in order to be successful against Republican Ed Gillespie.
  • Matt Damon ruins Jimmy Kimmel's interview with Chris Hemsworth

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    The subject turned to Damon's tendency to show up to places uninvited, and Hemsworth joked that he's friends with Damon only out of pity. During the segment, Hemsworth, who was promoting his latest film " Thor: Ragnarok " on Kimmel's show, sits with the host at the desk and reveals that he brought Ruffalo and Waititi with him to the show.