• Trump, first lady return to Texas to visit Hurricane Harvey victims

    Trump, first lady return to Texas to visit Hurricane Harvey victims

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    Melania Trump's eyebrow-raising shoe choice while heading to Texas to observe Hurricane Harvey relief efforts is still the talk of the internet - and celebs got in on the action to both poke fun and defend her footwear. "That was reasonable criticism", said Matt Mackowiak, chairman of the Republican Party in Travis County, Texas, who has praised the Trump administration's handling of the disaster.
  • President Trump To Donate $1 Million To Harvey Recovery Efforts

    President Trump To Donate $1 Million To Harvey Recovery Efforts

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    House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows told the Washington Post on Thursday he would oppose combining the debt increase with hurricane relief. "You're going to get your funding", President Donald Trump said at a news conference. The president, First Lady Melania Trump , and their 11-year-old son Barron were seen disembarking from Marine One and walking across the South Lawn toward the White House.
  • UP police 'apprehends' Dr. Kafeel Khan from Gorakhpur

    UP police 'apprehends' Dr. Kafeel Khan from Gorakhpur

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    As many as 296 children died in the medical college this August. The Gorakhpur hospital attracted national attention last month with the deaths of over 60 children within a week. The First Information Report was registered after a complaint was written by DG Health, KK Gupta, under Indian Penal Code sections 409, 308, 120B, 420, Prevention of Corruption Act, Section 8 of the Indian Penal Code, Section 15 of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956.
  • OK National Guard Deploying More Soldiers, Airmen To TX for Harvey Relief

    OK National Guard Deploying More Soldiers, Airmen To TX for Harvey Relief

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    Once there, the troops will integrate with the thousands of other National Guard members and first responders already on site. Rescuers with New York's Air National Guard answered the call of duty this week in storm-ravaged Texas. "This is what we train for". Gen. Courtney P. Carr, the Adjutant General of the Indiana National Guard. "We're ready and willing to offer additional support as needed".
  • Mueller Has 'Problematic' Original Draft of Comey Firing Letter

    Mueller Has 'Problematic' Original Draft of Comey Firing Letter

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    McGahn didn't express concerns about any legal repercussions of the letter , the person said. The New York Times first reported the letter. OSC closed its investigation after President Donald Trump fired Comey as FBI director in May, but not before it interviewed two FBI officials close to Comey.
  • United States plans more sea patrols in conflict areas

    United States plans more sea patrols in conflict areas

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    Vietnam has always been anxious of renewed Chinese military action targeting the country and driving it off its 21 holdings in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. The United States has developed a new plan to conduct more regular naval patrols in the South China Sea, despite warnings from Beijing that such patrols would trigger a military conflict in the disputed region .
  • Theresa May has refused to rule out military action against North Korea

    Theresa May has refused to rule out military action against North Korea

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    North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan's northern Hokkaido island into the sea on Tuesday, prompting a warning from US President Donald Trump that "all options are on the table" as the United States considers its response. Matthew Rycroft, the United Kingdom ambassador to the UN, described North Korea's actions as "illegal, provocative, outrageous and reckless", and called on the Security Council to increase sanctions.
  • Renewed tensions in Kenya after Supreme Court annuls election result

    Renewed tensions in Kenya after Supreme Court annuls election result

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    Odinga had contested four consecutive elections in the past but claimed that he was cheated of victory on every occasion. In my view, it inures to the benefit of both sides in two ways. "The Foreign Office must now put its full weight into ensuring proper elections are now held in Kenya". Just last month, Rwandan President Paul Kagame got almost 99 percent of the vote in an election criticized as unfair by the United States.
  • Trump to nominate new NASA chief next week

    Trump to nominate new NASA chief next week

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    Bridenstine's nomination drew immediate criticism from both of Florida's senators, who expressed concern over his lack of experience and partisanship. Bridenstine's concern regarding extremee weather phenomena does not extend to climate change. The Oklahoma congressman has called for a human return to the Moon before NASA embarks on a mission to Mars.
  • Oklahoma's Bridenstine nominated to be next head of NASA

    Oklahoma's Bridenstine nominated to be next head of NASA

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    President Trump announced he would be nominating an Oklahoma congressman as the next administrator of NASA in a decision that was criticized by both the Republican and Democratic senators from Florida. "I would hate to see an administrator held up - on [grounds of] partisanship, political arguments, past votes, or statements made in the past - because the agency can't afford it and it can't afford the controversy".
  • J&K: Terrorists attack bus of security personnel in Srinagar; 1 soldier martyred

    J&K: Terrorists attack bus of security personnel in Srinagar; 1 soldier martyred

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    Lashkar-e-Taiba claimed responsibility for the attack. In occupied Kashmir, in their fresh act of state terrorism the Indian troops martyred one youth on Eid-ul-Azha day in Kulgam district, on Saturday. A police spokesperson later confirmed the identity of the deceased as head constable Kishan Lal and the injured policemen as Meharajudin, Abdul Hamid and Shabir Ahmed.
  • Georgia keen to wrestle good result from Ireland

    Georgia keen to wrestle good result from Ireland

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    It is essential for Ireland's hopes of qualifying that Saturday is not that day. Ireland and leaders Serbia are both four points clear of Austria and Wales with four games left to play. Some of the more intriguing players on The Green Army include Robbie Brady, James McClean, James McCarthy and Shane Long but the absence of Seamus Coleman due to injury is a big blow to the team.
  • Beijing slams calls for new North Korea sanctions

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    Japan's Ambassador to the United Nations Koro Bessho said Wednesday that he intends to begin discussions with the USA delegation to the United Nations soon on new U.N. Among his 13 public activities in the cited period, 12 involved Kim inspecting military-related areas, according to Yonhap News Agency's analysis on North Korea's state media reports.
  • Hero turned villain Dr Kafeel arrested for children's death at Gorakhpur hospital

    Hero turned villain Dr Kafeel arrested for children's death at Gorakhpur hospital

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    Dr Khan shot to fame after the media reported that he had personally managed to secure oxygen cylinders for BRD medical college on August 11-12 when the hospital was running critically low on oxygen. Mishra was suspended by the Yogi Adityanath's government following the spike in the number of deaths, reportedly due to disruption of oxygen supply, at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College in the chief minister's home constituency.
  • Melania Trump Roasted For Wearing Heels To Visit Texas Flood Zone

    Melania Trump Roasted For Wearing Heels To Visit Texas Flood Zone

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    Spirit of the people is incredible.Thanks! "What a crowd, what a turnout", Trump said to a gathering of several hundred people, according to a White House pool report . He says he wants to handle it "better than ever before". He also tweeted Sunday morning about his Cabinet meeting to address Harvey . Harvey-related flood claims will have to be covered by USA taxpayers because the NFIP, the only source of flood insurance for most Americans, is already broke.
  • BRICS Summit in Xiamen Raises Hopes

    BRICS Summit in Xiamen Raises Hopes

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    Luo pointed out that bilateral economic and trade cooperation between China and India has entered a new stage with the bilateral trade volume exceeding 70 billion USA dollars past year and China becoming India's largest trading partner. "Increasing disposable income, wide use of the Internet and improved payment and logistics services have driven the sustained and rapid development of e-commerce in the five countries", said Ouyang Cheng from the Ali Research Institute.
  • Telecom/IT Lawyer Collects Donations for Hurricane Harvey Victims

    Telecom/IT Lawyer Collects Donations for Hurricane Harvey Victims

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    This is an increase from the retailer's previously announced $ 1 million of in-kind donations for immediate relief. "This relief fund is a way for Northern Colorado and Bohemian Foundation to help the thousands of individuals who have suffered losses from Hurricane Harvey", said Pat Stryker, founder of Bohemian Foundation, in a prepared statement.
  • Trump, SKorea's Moon Agree to Boost Seuol's Missile Capabilities

    Trump, SKorea's Moon Agree to Boost Seuol's Missile Capabilities

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    After the recent North Korean missile launch, the United States and South Korean presidents agreed to redraft South Korea's missile treaty limiting the Asian country's armament capabilities. "President Trump provided his conceptual approval of planned purchases by South Korea of..." According to AFP, the South Korean president has previously urged limits on Seoul's missiles to be loosened in a conversation with Trump - and the Pentagon had said it was "actively" considering the revision.
  • United States flies bombers, fighters in show of force against North Korea

    United States flies bombers, fighters in show of force against North Korea

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    A spokesman for the USA mission to the United Nations said: "While the USA and Japan remain in close consultation on North Korea , we are not working on a new resolution at the moment". According to Nishimura, Abe also told Trump in the late-night phone call that Japan is prepared to offer emergency relief supplies for the southern part of the United States hit by Hurricane Harvey.
  • 12-year-old kills herself after teacher humiliates her over period stain

    12-year-old kills herself after teacher humiliates her over period stain

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    In the note she left, the girl said her teacher was picking on her. The teacher allegedly reprimanded her when her menstrual blood stained her uniform and the bench. But a few hours later, she jumped from the second floor of the neighbouring building", the grieving mother told the online news portal. "[None] of them mentioned it".