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The occasion this year followed the aggressive remarks of the U.S. President Donald Trump against Iran last month, who accused Iran and its Islamic Revolution Guards Corps of agitating regional instability and exporting violence. "All the governments confirm that the American president is a insane individual who is taking others toward the direction of suicide", Ali Shamkhani, secretary of the Supreme National Security Council, told a rally in Tehran, state media reported.
  • Canadian authorities impose sanctions on 30 Russians

    Canadian authorities impose sanctions on 30 Russians

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    The measures were authorized under Canada's newly approved Magnitsky Act, which was modelled on its controversial 2012 United States predecessor that blacklisted Moscow officials allegedly linked to the 2009 death of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky in a Russian detention center.
  • Extortionists nabbed for blackmailing suspended IAS officer

    Extortionists nabbed for blackmailing suspended IAS officer

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    Fresh confirmation of the corruption allegation against IAS officer Radheshyam Mopalwar emerged on Friday as Thane police arrested a private detective turned blackmailer who received Rs 1 crore to cover-up evidence of corruption. Thane Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh said, "Private detective Satish Mangle and his wife Shraddha were arrested by the officials of AEC from his rented flat in Dombivali (in Thane district) yesterday (Thursday)".
  • Uhuru Kenyatta declared victor

    Uhuru Kenyatta declared victor

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    In a case filed through lawyer Kibe Mungai, Pkosing wants the two opposition chiefs found in contempt of the court for pulling out of an election ordered by the apex court. "It will completely destroy public confidence in the vote". The parliamentary wing of the opposition National Resistance Movement called on its supporters to boycott services and products from companies it claims are supporting Kenyatta's Jubilee party.
  • Pope Francis prays for end to all wars

    Pope Francis prays for end to all wars

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    Francis said a Mass for several thousand people at the Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in the town of Nettuno, south of the Italian capital, on the day Roman Catholics commemorate their dead. The cemetery Mass was attended by U.S. Ambassador to Italy Lewis Eisenberg and the acting U.S. ambassador to the Vatican, Louis Bono. Walking in poignant silence between the rows and rows of tombstones, Pope Francis bowed to read some of the names and dates inscribed in the white marble.
  • Daphne Caruana Galizia to be laid to rest today

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    The crowd which had gathered outside from a whole hour before burst into applause as the casket was carried Caruana Galizia's out of the hearse and into the church, while Times of Malta reported that some mourners reportedly told journalists snapping photos that they "should be ashamed" of themselves.
  • Togo's Faure Gnassingbé in Liberia to mediate election dispute

    Togo's Faure Gnassingbé in Liberia to mediate election dispute

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    The Liberty Party lodged the objection and called for a rerun after its candidate, Charles Brumskine, who garnered 9.6 percent during the October 10 vote, was eliminated. Commentators describe the election - showcased as Liberia's first democratic transition in seven decades - as a key test of stability after Sirleaf's presidency, which followed back-to-back civil wars between 1989-2003 in which an estimated quarter of a million people died.
  • Analyst Ratings and Financial Health of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)

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    Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) ended its day at $83.53 with the rising stream of -0.41% and its total traded volume was 7.76 million shares less than the average volume. Ibm Retirement Fund, which manages about $538.03M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Colony Starwood Homes by 174,560 shares to 505,722 shares, valued at $17.35 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing.
  • Oil Prices Rise as OPEC Production Cuts Continue

    Oil Prices Rise as OPEC Production Cuts Continue

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    By 0739 GMT, global benchmark crude hit $ 60.75 a barrel, up 13 cents, or 0.2 %, from the previous settlement price. Brent has risen by some 37 percent since its 2017-lows last June. "OPEC chatter also sounds like both the Saudis and Kuwait are both game for extending the deal sooner rather than later", Bob Yawger, director of the futures division at Mizuho Securities USA Inc.in NY, said by telephone.
  • Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD)

    Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD)

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    The stock jumped 0.08 percent over the past six months. The stock had a trading volume of 17,008,457 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,351,292. Stock's distance from 52 week High is -1.1% and the distance from 52 week Low is 10.06%. Wunderlich upgraded Brocade Communications Systems, Inc . (NASDAQ: BRCD ) rating on Friday, August 26.
  • Pakistani bride kills 17 in botched plot to kill husband

    Pakistani bride kills 17 in botched plot to kill husband

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    Tajak said Bibi was not happy with her husband and wanted to return to her parents' home. Later, her mother-in-law mixed the poisoned milk by mistake and prepared lassi which was served to 27 family members. She added that she already warned her parents that she would do anything just to get out of her marriage, but they still won't let her divorce him. Faisal Chingwani, a top human rights activist in the city of Multan, said Bibi apparently committed the crime because she was mentally ...
  • Popular Blogger Didn't Exist, Created by Russian Troll Farm

    Popular Blogger Didn't Exist, Created by Russian Troll Farm

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    Unlike a troll account, Jenna Abrams was well crafted and made to operate like a real person with a life outside Twitter. All have been deactivated on Twitter. was also created in the same Russian troll factory with the same basic mission - to sow division and heighten racial tension among Americans. There was no direct propaganda like the Facebook accounts that were decisively pro-Trump .
  • USA calls on UNSC to prevent use of chemical weapons

    USA calls on UNSC to prevent use of chemical weapons

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    Its mandate is due to expire in mid-November. Russian Federation has circulated a draft Security Council resolution that calls for a six-month extension of the panel, known as the Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM). The US draft resolution circulated to the Security Council expresses "grave concern" at the JIM's reports, especially its latest findings on Khan Sheikhoun and Um Hosh.
  • Trump begins Asia trip with stop in Hawaii

    Trump begins Asia trip with stop in Hawaii

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    Trump quickly donned a lei - a necklace of flowers - after getting off of Air Force One with first lady Melania Trump . HONOLULU — President Donald Trump arrived Friday afternoon in Hawaii, landing at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam ahead of a almost two-week trip to five Asian nations focusing on trade and security.
  • UN's Grandi says now 66 mn refugees worldwide, 42 mn in 2009

    UN's Grandi says now 66 mn refugees worldwide, 42 mn in 2009

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    This includes 17.2 million refugees under UNHCR's responsibility, a 70 percent increase in eight years. More than 800,000 Rohingya refugees are living in accute situation, said United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi to the UN Security Council on Thursday (11/2/2017).
  • North Korea calls for a halt to 'brutal' sanctions

    North Korea calls for a halt to 'brutal' sanctions

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    He predicted a citizen uprising fueled by dissatisfaction and knowledge of the outside world if the regime does not change-something he said the US government should focus on. Yun flew to Pyongyang in June to medically evacuate Warmbier. The North Korean Embassy said it had no information on Mr Halligan's request. But once she learned about it she was "shocked" and Yun was summoned urgently to meet a North Korean diplomat in NY, which quickly led to Warmbier's return home, the source said.
  • Zakir Naik extradition plea soon

    Zakir Naik extradition plea soon

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    Zakir Naik has been reportedly given permanent residency in Malaysia. News agencies have reported that Naik made a public appearance recently in a mosque in Putrajaya, federal administrative centre of Malaysia. The NIA investigation alleged that Naik was the founding trustee and a member of an "unlawful association" called the Islamic Research Foundation.
  • Amber Alert issued for baby abducted from Southern California

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    The 1-month-old boy has been identified as Jefferson Gomes Asian, brown hair, brown eyes, 12 pounds, and wearing a navy blue onesie. He is described as standing 6 feet tall and weighing 207 pounds. The baby was identified as Jefferson Gomes. The Amber Alert says the two were last seen in a 2007 white Chevrolet pickup truck with California license plate 02390P1.
  • House Republicans Call Mueller Compromised, Demand Resignation

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    There have been no reports that Mueller is including the uranium deal in his investigation. Representatives Matt Gaetz, Andy Biggs and Louis Gohmert accused Mueller of a conflict of interest because he was director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation when former President Barack Obama's administration approved an agreement allowing a Russian company to buy a Canadian company that owned 20 percent of USA uranium supplies.
  • Marijuana research widely supported among veterans

    Marijuana research widely supported among veterans

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    The American Legion poll surveyed 1,360 respondent and had a margin of error of +/- 3.4 percent. That's higher than the public's support of medical marijuana. "If the VA's research confirms that medical cannabis can be effective, it can have a transformative effect of veterans care while preventing veterans from lipping into the trap of opioid addiction".