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India attacks Pakistan at UNGA

He said that Pakistan has been the principle victim of terrorism and the country has lost thousands of civilians and security officials in terrorism related incidents. "Pakistan wants peace with India". Referring to Pakistan as global epi-center of terrorism, she adds, "terrorist entities and their leaders, designated by United Nations , continue to freely roam with state support".

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Sharks have plenty of bite, says Storm star

Cameron Smith has a whole swag of grand finals under his belt. Smith has claimed victory in three of the five meetings between the pair this year, two of them with Queensland in the Maroons' triumph, and the third in a round 26 wipeout in Melbourne.

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Trump, Netanyahu discuss Islamic State, Iran, Palestinians in meeting

Hillary Clinton needs a moment to connect with Americans who question whether she can be trusted. Israeli Ambassador to Washington Ron Dermer and Clinton adviser Jake Sullivan were present at the meeting. The allegation, which Mr Clinton denied at the time, threatened to ruin his campaign - he finally admitted the affair in 1998. He acknowledged having caused pain in his marriage and went on to win two terms as president.

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Public defender asks to meet with bombing suspect Ahmad Rahami

Two U.S. officials say a notebook with extremist ramblings was found when the man suspected of placing bombs in New York City and New Jersey was taken into custody. A few minutes later, two men pass by the luggage and appear to admire it, police said. "We're very much interested in speaking to them", New York Police Counterterrorism Bureau Chief James Waters said.

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Philippine FM says rights respected amid drug crackdown

S&P warned the Philippines could reverse its more recent economic gains and possibly see its credit standing lower if the reform momentum stalls under the new administration. Duterte said in keeping with the time-honored principle of the right to be heard, he will question them after they are finished making their remarks.

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Clinton meets with Israeli prime minister

The Jerusalem Post also quoted the press release as saying the two men discussed Israel's security fence, which Trump sees as a model for the wall he wants to build along the U.S. Netanyahu "thanked Mr. Trump for his friendship and support for Israel", according to the prime minister's office. Netanyahu has been in NY for the United Nations General Assembly meeting.

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I reversed stance on Obama birth certificate 'to get on with' campaign

Donald Trump said Wednesday that he publicly acknowledged that President Barack Obama was born in the United States because he wants to "get on with the campaign". A trio of late night hosts answered a fawning Jimmy Fallon interview with strong Trump rebukes. But like Trump, some Fox News hosts apparently still weren't satisfied with what the president released on April 27, 2011.

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US, Russia trade blows over Syria

The British ambassador to the United Nations walked out of the UN's Security Council meeting on Sunday (25 September) after a heated session in which Syria and Russian Federation were accused of war crimes over the offensive in Aleppo. A truce deal hammered out by Russian Federation and the United States this month was meant to see aid trucked into the east of the city. But she said the US also believes it must do "everything in our power to find a way to halt the violence" and will ...

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Corby heading for Labour re-election as polls close

Jeremy Corbyn's first wife has revealed she has backed Owen Smith in the Labour leadership contest. A spokesperson for the Jeremy for Labour campaign said: "Those taking part in the video were expressing their views on the allegations made that as supporters of Jeremy Corbyn they are somehow soft on antisemitism, something which Jeremy Corbyn has a record of campaigning and acting against, and has repeatedly and consistently said he takes extremely seriously and will not tolerate".

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Israeli guards shoot Palestinian who did not stop at crossing

Both leaders on Wednesday described the bond between the USA and Israel as unbreakable, but the talks on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly were overshadowed by a new spate of Israeli-Palestinian violence. Mr. Obama stated that "the bond between the United States and Israel is unbreakable", and that it it important to American national security "to make sure we have a safe and secure Israel".

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AG Eric Schneiderman opens inquiry into the Trump Foundation

NY state's attorney general revealed Tuesday that his office has been investigating Donald Trump's charity to make sure it has been following state law governing nonprofits. But days after the check was cut, Bondi, now a prominent Trump surrogate, dropped the investigation. " A number of criminal statutes would appear to be implicated by this course of conduct ", they wrote.

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Golf world mourns as Arnold Palmer dies at 87

Arnold Palmer, "The King" of golf, died Sunday at the age of 87. Arnold Palmer brought a country-club sport to the masses with a hard-charging style, charisma and a commoner's touch. One that most players today would never emulate. He demonstrated that golf was more than sportsmanship. His game shoved him into the limelight when the son of a golf pro and greens keeper won the US Amateur.

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Shortage of iPhone 7s put buyers on hold

Meanwhile, many customers who had ordered and paid for the new phone started flooding the telcos' Facebook pages and online forums like Hardwarezone with complaints. AppleInsider reader Ryan from Traced, Inc. noted large crowds were awaiting the the Fifth Avenue, New York City store opening at 8 a.m. Ryan also sent us a video of the first purchaser of the phone emerging triumphantly from the shop.

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UN Security Council discusses Aleppo bombing

Earlier, Boris Johnson, the British Foreign Secretary, said Russian Federation may have committed war crimes by bombing a United Nations aid convoy last week and accused President Putin of not only "handing the revolver" to the Assad regime, but also helping to pull the trigger.

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Pakistan now host to 'Ivy League of terrorism': India at UNGA

Ban Ki-moon in his opening statement mentioned his concerns in the areas of West Asia and Syria without mentioning India-Pakistan or J&K. Pakistan's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi has said that Pakistan's nuclear programme will continue and it can not limit it unilaterally and the United States should urge India to restrict its N-plan.

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Wozniacki downs wildcard Osaka to win Pan Pacific Open for second time

The 26-year-old former No. 1 has turned around her season in the last month. Wozniacki had to receive MTO with a groin injury after the 7th game of the opening set, and that took the rhythm out of Osaka, who showed her inexperience in those moments.

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Airstrikes leave people of Aleppo 'without water'

Kerry said they had made "a little bit of progress" on resolving their differences over the Syrian crisis. "What Russia is sponsoring and doing is not counter-terrorism, it's barbarism", said U.S. "A so-called military solution is impossible, including in Aleppo", he stressed. After the meeting ended, he told reporters: "Everything hangs in the balance right now".

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First Presidential Debate Between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

GOP vice-presidential nominee Mike Pence told " Fox News Sunday " that Trump was merely mocking the Clinton campaign for confirming that Trump nemesis-entrepreneur Mark Cuban was indeed invited to a front-row seat at the Hofstra University debate.

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Golfing legend and Pennsylvania native Arnold Palmer dies at age 87

Palmer became eligible for the Senior PGA Tour (now called the Champions Tour) in 1980 and went on to win five senior Majors. He smoked L&Ms and he shared a wavelength with the fans, especially women, and he never made the game look easy or inaccessible.

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Letter of the Day| North Korea has a right to her defense

Beijing also argues that Washington should talk to Pyongyang, but whether that is even a possibility depends on the outcome of the USA presidential election in November. "We strongly condemn the direct threat to Japan's security", the resolution read, adding North Korea's provocations "cannot be tolerated". Seoul , Washington and their allies have vowed to apply more pressure and sanctions after the test, the second this year.

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Shrug: Duterte says 'fuck you' to EU

Duterte campaigned on promises of eradicating the country's drug problem by any means possible - including a vow to kill 100,000 criminals in his first six months in office. De Lima blamed Duterte for her ousting, telling ABS-CBN television: "I know I will continue to be crucified because the president himself wants that.

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'India should probe Uri attack before blaming Pakistan'

Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz Thursday said that Pakistan was ready for unconditional talks with India to resolve various issues including the core issue of Kashmir between the two countries. Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif accused nuclear-armed rival India on Wednesday of putting unacceptable conditions on dialogue and said the world would ignore rising tension in South Asia at its peril.

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Young Prince George shuns high-five, low-five from Canada's Trudeau

The biggest critique is that the Duchess of Cambridge had yet another wardrobe malfunction because the Royal blue dress was much, much too short and the entire world almost saw Kate's lady parts when she hunkered down to speak to George. Cameo Hydrochuk said that Kate obviously loved being around the kids and would love to have "just picked them up". Regardless of the opinions of some though, Kate was greeted by cheers with people loving the chance to get up close to her.

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Candidates prepare to face off in first presidential debate

Clinton will likely need to connect with Americans who question whether she can be trusted. "What's going on? Is there an issue?' I wanted to avoid at all costs the prime minister at the time getting distracted from doing debate prep". Trump has reportedly eschewed repeatedly honing lines for maximal impact in favor of sounding off-the-cuff and loose, and even refused to use lecterns in mock debate sessions he has attended against the advice of his staffers.

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Authorities search for clues in Washington mall shooting

Davis said the shooting was a premeditated act of retaliatory violence in response to a Labour Day weekend shooting in which a man was fatally shot and two women were wounded, one of them pregnant. "He was just kind of zombie-like", Hawley told reporters. Surveillance video from the mall in Burlington, around 65 miles (105 km) north of Seattle , showed the gunman walked into the shopping center without a rifle, but later caught him brandishing the weapon, Mount Vernon Police Lieutenant ...

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UN Security Council to meet on Syria

Ibrahim Alhaj of the Syrian Civil Defense search and rescue outfit gave a higher toll, saying hospitals and rescuers had documented the deaths of 43 people so far on Sunday. "In short, it is hard to deny, that Russian Federation is partnering with the Syrian regime to carry out war crimes ", said Mr. Rycroft. Prior to the start of the United Nations meeting, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Russian Federation should be investigated for war crimes following a Monday attack on ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is Banned on Aircrafts

Taiwan's two biggest airlines China Airlines and EVA Airways have advised passengers not to charge phones or store them in checked baggage. In the meantime, the world's largest smartphone maker is urging consumers worldwide to stop using Galaxy Note 7's and exchange them as soon as possible.

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Clinton, Trump Neck-and-Neck on Eve of First Presidential Debate

So, how can Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton win going heads up for the first time on Monday night at the first presidential debate? Most voters (53 percent) who do not see Trump as qualified to be president, while 58 percent said he lacks the temperament to be an effective president and 55 percent said he lacked the world knowledge required for the job.

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China flies army planes over strait near Japan

Eight Chinese airplanes believed to include two fighters flew over the strait between Okinawa's main island and Miyako Island in the morning in the first such passage through the area by Chinese military aircraft, the ministry said. "There is no change to (the government's stance) that we absolutely can not accept the Chinese military's designation of the airspace over the Senkaku Islands, Japan's inherent territory, as if it were Chinese airspace", Suga said referring to the disputed ...

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Baseball world mourns boating death of Miami Marlins star Fernandez

Puig said that in the years since he had come to believe Fernandez was baseball's second-best pitcher, behind only the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw . Like many, young and old, he was attracted to Fernandez not just because of his prodigious talents, but also because of his out-sized personality and obvious love for playing the game and entertaining fans.

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Russian Federation under criticism over worsening carnage in Syria

Staffan de Mistura, the United Nations special envoy for Syria , warned the Syrian regime against such an attack, saying that it would only lead to more devastation in the city. UNITED NATIONS-The Security Council held an emergency meeting on Sunday on what diplomats called an unprecedented acceleration of fighting in Aleppo in terms of numbers, scale and scope.

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Vikings: Captain Munnerlyn keeps trash talk alive in Carolina

Carolina Panthers' safety Tre Boston says players are planning some type of protest after a Charlotte man was shot and killed by police earlier this week. Officially the Vikings have one turnover, when Andrew Sendejo got stripped after forcing a fumble against Green Bay. "I did some good things, but like always, there's some things I have to work on", Clemmings said.

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Donald Trump promises to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, if elected

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu may have wanted a low key-key rendezvous with Donald Trump September 25. Trump was accompanied by his son-in-law and a campaign adviser, Jared Kushner, while Netanyahu brought Israel's Ambassador to US, Ron Dermer.

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Pakistan, India need to address Kashmir dispute through talks: United Nations chief

Sharif also referred to the deceased Kashmiri leader, Burhan Wani, who was killed by Indian forces earlier this year, leading to anti-India protests across the region. He said Pakistan is showing rising immaturity and complete disregard of facts. Tension have heightened between India and Pakistan in the wake of the attack by heavily-armed militants, suspected to be from Pakistan, on an army base in Uri in which 18 jawans died.

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United States ambassador to UN: Russia's action in Syria is 'barbarism'

Russian Federation denies involvement and instead suggests Syrian rebels or a USA drone were responsible. At a UN Security Council crisis meeting Sunday, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said he was "appalled" by the military escalation in the beleaguered Syrian city and that the use of bunker-busting bombs "brings the violence to new depths of barbarity".


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