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More MPs added to Labour front bench

When one MP was asked to describe Mr Corbyn's first address to the PLP, they replied: "It was the usual patronising crap". Writing on Twitter, he said: "A little restraint required on greatly improved new full shadow cabinet". Jeremy Corbyn continued his latest reshuffle over the weekend, confirming Clive Lewis has moved from Shadow Defence Secretary to become Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy.

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Yahoo! under fire for slow response to large-scale account hack

Six Democratic US senators wrote a letter to Yahoo CEO all Marissa Mayer , demanding an explanation as to why it took two years for the hack to come to light. The senators requested a briefing from Yahoo to explain the company's investigation into the breach, its cooperation with law enforcement and national security authorities, and plans to protect affected users.

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Hong Kong ePrix: Sebastien Buemi charges to historic win

Di Grassi, who has finished a close second in last season's championship, was able to maximise a safety auto period and manage his energy in the second phase of the race to climb up the order to finish just two seconds behind victor Sebastien Buemi.

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China must take action to reduce high corporate debt: state planner

New guidelines posted on the website of the State Council, China's cabinet, sought to offer some clarity to long-discussed but hazy plans to reduce debt by letting lenders swap bad loans for shares in some debtor companies. Fan Yifei, a vice-governor of the People's Bank of China, said the central bank will create a favorable monetary policy environment and ensure that credit growth remains at a proper level to implement the deleveraging process.

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Mike Pence Leads 2020 Pack After Strong Vice Presidential Debate Performance

Former Massachusetts senator and Donald Trump surrogate Scott Brown praised Mike Pence's performance in the vice presidential debate Tuesday while offering veiled criticism of Trump's debating skills. "You are Donald Trump's running mate". Immediately after each of Pence's denials is a video clip of Trump contradicting him. "The debate was a little feisty, I have to admit it", Kaine said.

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Thailand Deports Joshua Wong Back to Hong Kong

If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article. Thai newspaper Matichon reported that Thai authorities were requested by the Chinese government to bar Wong from attending the event. If it's true Beijing leaned on Thailand, "it will seriously damage the reputation of the Chinese government and it will show a very bad example of how the Chinese government deals with human rights defenders in Hong Kong", said Nathan Law , who co-founded political party Demosisto with ...

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Calais 'Jungle': UK Vows To Accept Child Refugees

But before the Government could bring lone children with family ties to Britain across the Channel, French officials had to provide a list of names - expected by the end of the week. She said the "bureaucratic element " would now be dealt with "with the sort of urgency that we want to see". The Government have betrayed these children.

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NJC to hold emergency meeting over DSS raid on judges

Mohammed commended the Nigerian Bar Association for the step that it had so far taken on the matter. Premium Times quoted sources in the agency as saying that all the seven judges were released on self-recognition. Abuja - Nigerian judges will hold emergency talks on Tuesday following the "deeply regrettable" detention of several judges by secret police in a corruption probe, the country's chief justice said Monday.

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Israel demolishes home of Palestinian attack accomplice

Furthermore, as residents attempted to return to a semblance of routine a day before the eve of Yom Kippur - the Jewish Day of Atonement - many said that the murderous attack had shaken any sense of security they may have felt beforehand.

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Syrian government, allies advance before UN council votes

Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault, speaking after a French-drafted United Nations Security Council resolution on Syria was vetoed at the weekend by Russia , also said President Francois Hollande would not welcome his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on October 19 to just trade "pleasantries".

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Hurricane Matthew: Barack Obama declares major disaster in North Carolina

A Reuters count of deaths reported by civil protection and local officials put the toll at 842. Authorities had to start burying the dead in mass graves in Jeremie as the bodies were starting to decompose, Kedner Frenel, the most senior central government official in the Grand'Anse region on Haiti's western peninsula.

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Palestinian gunman kills 2 in Jerusalem, shot dead

Police identified one of the dead as a 29-year-old officer, Yosef Kirma. The US State Department released a statement condemning "in the strongest possible terms the terrorist attack that took place today in Jerusalem ". Palestinian witnesses said the father of the shooter was arrested by forces. A Palestinian opened fire from a vehicle in Jerusalem on Sunday and again as police chased him, killing two people, authorities said, after concerns over the potential for a new upsurge in ...

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Reince Priebus on Trump: 'We have a great relationship'

Ryan, the speaker of the House of Representatives, said he would not defend Trump or campaign for him after the uproar over the NY businessman's sexually aggressive comments that surfaced on Friday. Trump had hoped to stop the exodus of Republicans running away from his campaign with a solid performance in Sunday's presidential debate. Trump dug into Clinton's use of a personal email server and Wall Street ties.

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Turkey, Russia sign gas pipeline deal as ties improve

The two leaders also voiced support for the construction of TurkStream pipeline project to carry Russian natural gas to Turkey and on to European Union countries. While Russia has backed Syrian President Bashar al-Assad throughout the nation's civil war and further bolstered that support by launching an air campaign last September, Turkey has pushed for Assad's removal and helped his foes.

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Clinton on US advisers in Iraq

The premier abolished the posts past year as part of a wide-ranging plan which had gained the approval of his cabinet and parliament. It was meant to shore up public support for his government in the face of widespread protests. Iraqi officials say three bomb attacks have killed 10 people and wounded at least 37 across the Iraqi capital. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attacks.

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Parliamentary elections kick off in Georgia

The ruling Georgian Dream party leads Georgia's parliamentary elections, two rival exit polls commissioned by a pro-government and a pro-opposition TV stations said Saturday. An October 5 vehicle bombing targeting ENM lawmaker Givi Targamadze in central Tbilisi saw the party accuse authorities of creating "a climate of hatred " before the polls.

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Russian Federation warns USA of its 'air defence capability' in Syria

The United States called Friday for a war crimes investigation of Russian Federation and Syria, ramping up the rhetoric against Moscow for its part in a deadly military offensive in Aleppo while potentially making it harder to restart diplomatic efforts to end the conflict.

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MPs confront Corbyn over chief whip sacking

Mr Corbyn was left with several front bench vacancies after mass shadow cabinet resignations in the aftermath of June's European Union referendum. 'Look, he got re-elected by our party, we've got more members than I think we've had in 40 or 50 years, he has mobilised party members and people who weren't party members in a way that even I didn't do so.

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Trump rebounds in second debate with Hillary

So, I consider that a compliment,"said Trump ". Trump could have at least said the names of the four women he was referring to (though only three were actually at the debate). "Ever." But Priebus is also continuing to support and fund Trump's campaign. Last week, Pence said the USA military should be ready to strike Syrian military targets are President Bashar Assad's command.

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Trump claim Assad not fighting IS partly true

Trump and Pence have appeared to diverge on Syria over the past week. And in case all that wasn't enough to prove his loyalty to Trump at a time when several prominent Republicans have made it clear they'd rather Pence take Trump's place atop the ticket, the VP nominee also returned to his reality-denying ways in order to effectively take Trump's side in his very public disagreement with none other than Mike Pence himself.

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Missiles fired from Houthi-held area fall short of US Navy ship

Jeff Davis said. 'USS Mason detected two inbound missiles over a 60-minute period while in the Red Sea off the coast of Yemen. The Saudi military said the missile fired late Saturday night caused no damage. In a related development Sunday night, the Saudi-led coalition announced it had intercepted two ballistic missiles, one of which had been aimed at the Saudi city of Taif in the kingdom's Mecca province, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.

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Putin says Russian Federation ready to join measures to limit oil production

Tensions eased after Erdogan apologized for the incident in June. Putin had first suggested the Turkish Stream project to carry gas beneath the Black Sea into Turkey in 2014, when a pipeline project to Bulgaria fell through amid European Union countries' opposition.

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Oil falls as players take profit on OPEC-fueled gains

Rigs targeting crude in the US rose by 3 to 428, adding to the largest level of work since February. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude settled down 63 cents, or 1.3 percent, at $49.81. On Friday, Brent's RSI fell to 67 while WTI dropped below 58. "This is certainly not a one-way trade and we're seeing the other side acting now", said Tariq Zahir, a self-professed "oil bear" at Tyche Capital Advisors in NY which mostly trades WTI timespreads.

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Man apprehended in slaying of 2 California police officers

He said they understand danger is a part of the job, but their focus is on the safety of their community. The incident broke a 54-year spell in which no on-duty officers had been killed in the resort city of Palm Springs, 100 miles east of Los Angeles.

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Bucs beat Panthers 17-14 on last-second field goal by Aguayo

Jacquizz Rodgers in all likely will start for the Bucs. Carolina had a chance to chip into the lead, but Graham Gano missed a 43-yard field goal at the end of the first half. The Bucs' list of unavailable players is concentrated on the defensive line (Robert Ayers, Gerald McCoy, Clinton McDonald) and in the running game (running backs Doug Martin and Charles Sims and tight end Luke Stocker, with Sims going on injured reserve on Monday).

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Russia's Gazprom supports oil production freeze

Speaking at the World Energy Congress in Istanbul, the Russian president said that limiting production was the "only way" to stabilise the oil market. The period of low oil prices has been hugely damaging to economies like Russian Federation which has failed over the last years to reduce its dependence on hydrocarbon exports for revenues.

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US, Philippine Marines Cut Short Joint Military Exercises

Philippines CEO James Michael Lafferty said BAT, which has brands like Lucky Strike and Pall Mall, would have no issue with the imposition of the ban on smoking in public places. We have seen in the past how traditional politicians (and even non-traditional politicians who were later eaten up by the traditional political system in our country) failed to serve us with what our country and people deserve.

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Valley Man Shoves Elderly Mother out Second Story Window, Police Say

Officers responded to the 7400 block of Hazeltine Avenue around 2:50 a.m., Los Angeles Police Department Officer Norma Eisenman said. "Somebody yelled out for him to stop and he said that she was going to die anyway so that it didn't matter no more", she told Channel 7.

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Why so silent now: BJP taunts Arvind Kejriwal over surgical strike evidence

In a televised speech yesterday, Kejriwal had "saluted" Prime Minister Narendra Modi for ordering the surgical strike but also referred to some worldwide media reports and a United Nations group observations, both of which appear to question its authenticity.

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North Korea nukes: China discussing military action to depose Kim Jong

The report of detected movement in all three tunnels at the site comes one month after a confirmed test solidified a growing sense of urgency among worldwide leaders to find a way to stop its apparently alarming advances in nuclear capacity, since its first in 2006.

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Clinton debate: How did the moderators do?

The two nominees did exchange a handshake at the end of the debate, following the last question. President Bill Clinton had done worse to women, Trump said in one of several forceful attacks that may reinforce his popularity with his core supporters who detest the Democratic nominee.

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Pakistan army resorts to mortar shelling in Poonch

Earlier in the week, a Mumbai-based regional party, the Maharashtra Navnirman Samiti asked Pakistani actors and artists to leave India within 48 hours or be pushed out in the wake of the Kashmir attacks. Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Vice Chairman Qureshi said the meeting conveys a clear message to India and the worldwide community that the country's political parties are united in their stance on Kashmir dispute.

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One bear confronted him. That's when the second attacked

The hiker claims the attack occurred as he spotted the bear in front of him and tried to slowly back away. Seconds later, a second bear "came out of nowhere" and attacked the hiker, Hughan said, adding, "This typically will be a few seconds, but I'm sure it felt a lot longer [to the hiker]".

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David Davis: Govt will reject any attempts to undo Brexit vote

Brexit is expected by summer 2019. "Then it will be for this House to consider the changes to our domestic legislation to reflect the outcome of our negotiation and our exit, subject to worldwide treaties and agreements with other countries and the European Union on matters such as trade", he added.

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Security heightened ahead of Narendra Modi's Lucknow Dussehra visit

At the large public ground in Lucknow, where PM Modi, in a deviation from tradition, will spend Dusshera, posters feature him along with Home Minister Rajnath Singh and local BJP leaders. Mr Modi is expected to reach Lucknow by 6.10 pm on Tuesday and would reach the venue from Amausi airport by a copter. Highest level of security arrangements are being made to ensure that the Dussehra celebrations go without any untoward incident, amidst terror threats.


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