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South Korea seeks Indonesia's help to stop North Korea's nuclear programme

Indonesia is "one of the most important countries [.] and plays a great role, since it is a great friend of South Korea and continues to maintain friendly relations with the DPRK", the Democratic People's Republic of Korea or North Korea. But after Pyongyang conducted its fifth and most powerful nuclear test last week and, according to South Korea, was preparing for another, it appears to have no shortage of material to test with.

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First year student found hanging in Hyderabad university hostel

The University deeply condoles the untimely, tragic death of Nelli Praveen Kumar. The suicide comes months after Vemula killed himself on campus in a similar fashion after alleged caste discrimination. The student's body was taken to hospital and the police is investigating the matter. Cyberabad joint police commissioner Stephen Ravindra said, "Praveen belongs to a small town called Shahbad in Mahbubnagar district".

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North Korea says its ready for 'another attack' against USA 'provocations'

Unless it has an interest in further to enabling North Korean aggression, Beijing should direct its vehement objections to the nuclear-tipped missiles that necessitated a defensive response. North Korea has been testing nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles at an unprecedented rate this year under young leader Kim Jong Un. Egypt and Iran have also coordinated with North Korea in the past.

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Curfew in parts of Srinagar after body of youth found

According to residents of the area Momin Altaf (15), a ninth standard student, went missing soon after clashes with security forces in the New Theed area on Friday evening. The official said restriction on assembly of people continues to remain in force. Normal life in the violence-hit Valley remained paralysed for the 71st consecutive day due to restrictions and separatist-sponsored strike.

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RJD MLA's son stabs youth for overtaking his vehicle in Aurangabad

Both Virendra Sinha and his son Kunal have denied the allegation. The victim was rushed to a government hospital in Patna where his condition is stated be critical. Sinha said, "He (Pintu) has a criminal background, he was trying to take over my son's auto, maybe with the intention of killing him". The incident took place months after Rocky Yadav, son of Janata Dal-United leader Manorama Devi, allegedly shot dead Aditya Sachdeva, son of a businessman, on May 7 after the latter overtook his ...

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WADA asks Russian government to help fight hackers

The publication came just a few days after Fancy Bears leaked alleged WADA documents showing that the agency had allowed United States tennis players Serena and Venus Williams, as well as Olympic gold-winning gymnast Simone Biles and basketball star Elena Delle Donne to take banned substances for "therapeutic" purposes.

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Obama Was Born In The United States

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at Trump International Hotel, Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, in Washington. Meanwhile, former McClatchy Washington Bureau Chief James Asher tweeted Friday that Blumenthal had "told me in person" that Obama was born in Kenya.

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Dems slam 'two-bit racial arsonist' Trump as birther crusade ends

The nonpartisan PolitiFact fact-checking website has rated the accusation that Clinton started the birther movement "false", saying it appeared to begin with some Democrats who backed Clinton in 2008 but there were no ties to her or her campaign.

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"I Know Nothing" About Vladimir Putin

Democrats have blamed him for orchestrating a huge cyberespionage operation using stolen and leaked emails to sow chaos and distrust in America's democratic process ahead of November's election. In other words, if Putin flatters him, Trump is willing to ignore or even facilitate the Russian leader's global misbehavior (and domestic crackdowns), even if this undermines USA interests.

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At least 4 killed, 20 injured in Tel Aviv building collapse

The third and fourth bodies were located several hours apart on Tuesday. Israel's national rescue service says one person has been killed in a Tel Aviv building collapse. There have been dozens of fatalities and over a hundred serious injuries at construction sites supervised by eighteen authorized inspectors; that is eighteen inspectors for some 13,000 construction sites.

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Zika: Study confirms virus causes brain birth defects, questions remain

However, the link between the two had been unclear, until recently. Locally, the first two travel-related cases in Flagler County were reported Thursday by the Florida Department of Health , bringing the statewide tally of people infected to 823.

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United Nations pleads for Syria aid access after truce extended

Moscow has also called for a UN Security Council meeting, with Russian Ambassador Vitaly Churkin saying on Thursday he hoped the council would adopt a resolution endorsing the ceasefire deal at next week's high-level general assembly. All three were in rebel-held areas: two were children, and two killed by government sniper fire, the group said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it was unclear whose warplanes attacked Al-Mayadin.

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Jared Fogle files motion against victim's parents, blames them for 'destructive behaviors'

Fogle rose to fame as The Subway Guy after losing 245 pounds on a diet of Subway sandwiches, leading to the company hiring him as a spokesman, HollywoodLife.com noted . Last year, Fogle pled guilty to child pornography and traveling to have sex with a minor; he was forced to pay each of his 14 victims $100,000 in restitution and is now serving 15 years in federal prison.

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Gulf states voice concern over USA 9/11 bill

The House passed the legislation Friday by voice vote , about four months after the measure cleared the Senate despite vehement objections from Saudi Arabia. The sponsor of the bill, Sen. This is while top Democratic leaders have reiterated their support for the bill, with Harry Reid, the Senate's Democratic leader, saying he backs the measure.

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Trump on Clinton's guards: 'Take their guns away'

She called on the Republican to apologise to the president. Trump also claimed, falsely , that Hillary Clinton - "her campaign in 2008 started the birther controversy". From Washington, Euronews' Stefan Grobe reported on the latest developments in the race for the White House. Five years on, Trump is finally ready to look into it.

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Chinese President Xi offers condolences over death of Uzbek President Karimov

Tajik President Emomali Rakhmon confirmed he will attend while Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov was reported to also be planning to go. According to various unofficial biographical accounts, Karimov's father was jailed two years before his birth and was not the president's biological parent; in 1941, after his father was released from prison, Karimov's parents placed the young boy in an orphanage.

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Greek PM emphasises Mediterranean unity at south European Union members summit

But the country is unlikely to be able to meet a September 15 deadline. While Greece has made some progress in reshaping its economy, the bailout loans are saddling it with a huge amount of debt that many experts say it has no real prospect of repaying.

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'Model of Holiness' Mother Teresa officially becomes saint

Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016. Mother Teresa will go down in history as a Saint Teresa of Kolkata . Prem Kaliea remembers meeting Mother Teresa and how his town welcomed her. She continues her legacy of working and praying with the poor alongside other nuns at the Missionaries of Charity . "I hope someday I will be like her", said one person in attendance.

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Cauvery row: PM Modi can not intervene, says Karnataka BJP President Yeddyurappa

After the Supreme Court's verdict in Cauvery water row there had been violent protests in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Over 150 vehicles were burnt and damaged on September 12 in Karnataka while two people died in police action against pro Karnataka activists indulging in violence.

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Lincoln player taking a knee in season-long anthem protest

Judging from the amount of responses, this obviously was a hot-button topic, so we will print some of your comments this week and the rest next Sunday. Which begs the question, why are people more upset over Kaepernick's decision to sit out of the national anthem in an attempt to draw attention to racial injustice, than with the racial injustice itself? In the case of the United States, the national myth - the story that defines America - is built around justice and goodness.

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What next for Syria's ceasefire? United Nations meeting cancelled at last minute

Castello Road has special status under the U.S. -Russia agreement and the United States and Russian Federation are expected to manage a demilitarization of the route, allowing new checkpoints to ensure the flow of aid, de Mistura said. On Friday, two children were among three civilians killed in air strikes on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhun in the northwest province of Idlib, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

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Syria truce extended, but aid deliveries remain on hold

Sustained delivery of humanitarian aid, along with a decrease in violence, is a requirement for that cooperation under an agreement Kerry and Lavrov reached last week. The two diplomats agreed that the truce was "worth extending" for another two days "with the aim of achieving an indefinite extension to lower the violence", according to State Department spokesman Mark Toner .

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EC 2016 State of the Union address

And also by the end of the decade, Juncker asserted that every nation in the European Union should have at least one city (most likely the capital, we guess) which offers 5G mobile coverage. "This has the potential to create two million jobs in the European Union". Juncker is setting the tone of the meeting by calling on the 28-member countries to integrate more fully and said "too often national interests are brought to the fore".

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Obama jabs back after Trump's remarks on Putin

Russian journalist Dmitry Kisiliov made the prediction during a recent broadcast on Russia 1. In 2007, Trump said on CNN: "Look at Putin - what he's doing with Russian Federation - I mean, you know, what's going on over there". "I am certain that no matter which political opinions we hold, participation in the voting is a civil duty for each of us, a manifestation of our honest feelings towards our country and care for its future".

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US plans to shift military assets to Syria in Russia deal

The Nusra Front, associated with the al-Qaeda network, has been renamed Jabhat Fatah al Sham. "They say one thing and we don't necessarily see them following up on that", Votel said. The Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister said the latest Israeli aggression to support the terrorist groups in Syria stresses that the Zionist entity is interested in the continuity of terrorist war on Syria as long as it serves the entity's goals and settlement schemes.

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After eight years of lying, Trump admits Obama born in US

President Obama's approval rating is at an average of 54 percent, according to Gallup, while Clinton's favorability rating stands at 41.6 percent. "I finished it", Trump said in Washington , D.C. His comments on Friday came hours after Trump finally reversed his long-held position that President Barack Obama was not born in the United States .

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Five days left to save the Labour Party, says Owen Smith

Mr Smith's outspoken attack on Mr Corbyn's left-wing allies comes in his final speech of a bitter leadership campaign and follows his bruising clash with the Labour leader in the final TV debate. A spokesman for Mr Watson said: " Tom Watson has received an apology from (press aide) James Mills on behalf of the junior press officer in Jeremy Corbyn's campaign team who released this list by mistake".

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Juncker's State of the EU Speech: Jobs, Start-Ups and EU Army

Britain has always staunchly defended North Atlantic Treaty Organisation as the main military alliance and routinely blocked attempts to bolster European Union defense. But NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg cautioned earlier this month that "the thing we have to avoid is duplication". The EU leadership has also presented plans to guarantee that every European village and city has a free wireless Internet network by 2020.

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Diane James elected as new leader of Ukip

Farage - who has a fair claim to have influenced the course of British politics more than any other non-MP following his campaign's victory in the June Brexit referendum - is now thought likely to look for a media career, although he remains an MEP until Britain leaves the EU.

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Russia says using influence to get Syrian army to fulfill truce deal

The United States told Russian Federation on Friday it will not set up a committee to enable joint targeting of militants in Syria until humanitarian aid begins to flow to the besieged city of Aleppo and other areas, the U.S. The Syrian army is said to have begun to withdraw from a road into Aleppo on Thursday. All forces were supposed to withdraw and admit United Nations aid trucks as part of a US-Russian ceasefire deal in force since Monday.

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Gulf states condemn law allowing 9/11 families to sue Saudi Arabia

The president "has a pretty persuasive case to make", the spokesman said. It also allows Americans to direct financial damage claims against those who funded the attacks. Saudi Arabia has also lobbied against the bill. Under this, a president can defeat a bill just by holding onto it until Congress is out of session.

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Duterte Says He Didn't Insult Obama, Calls UN Chief a "Fool"

President Rodrigo "Rody" Duterte on Saturday vowed to pursue an independent foreign policy for the Philippines and warned he would brook no meddling or interference from any foreign government. Before traveling to Laos for regional summits, Duterte said Monday that Obama should not question him about the rising death toll in his war on drugs , which has been criticized overseas and by Duterte's opponents in the Philippines.

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Islamic State sex slave survivor appointed United Nations goodwill ambassador

A young Iraqi woman who survived rape and abuse as a sex slave of Islamic State (IS) group militants on Friday was appointed a United Nations goodwill ambassador for the dignity of survivors of human trafficking. The appointment ceremony took place at the United Nations headquarters in NY on Friday. "Perhaps I was the lucky one". Being a non-muslim, her captors took no mercy and raped her and beat her several times .

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Russia says Syria pulling out for UN aid access

As part of the agreement reached between the United States and Russian Federation regarding the ceasefire in Syria, UN trucks carrying humanitarian aid were scheduled to arrive in Aleppo as early as tomorrow. The withdrawals will make way for the Syrian Arab Red Crescent to establish checkpoints on the road and direct aid convoys in. "What really matters here is that the president of the United States supports this agreement, and our system of government works in such a way that everyone ...

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Philippines: Abu Sayyaf says Norwegian hostage released from captivity

In August, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte had revealed by mistake that the administration has paid 50m Philippine peso (£803,896, $1m) in ransom to the terrorists to free the Norwegian. Sekkingstad was immediately bought to the house of Sulu Governor Sakur Tan, in the middle of an electricity outage. Hall's Filipino girlfriend, Marites Flor was also freed in June.


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