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Trump tape fallout continues after debate

Some have rescinded their support for their party's nominee, and others have called for Trump to drop out of the presidential race. Jon Huntsman, the former Governor of Utah who ran for president in 2012, called on Donald Trump to withdraw from the race today after the release of an explosive video on Friday.

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United Nations council to vote on Russian-drafted measure on Aleppo truce

Russian Federation presented its own rival draft text that urges a ceasefire but did not make any mention of halting the bombing campaign. President Bashar Assad's forces launched their assault on eastern Aleppo , home to around a quarter-of-a-million civilians, two weeks ago after a U.S.

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President Obama Condemns Donald Trump's Lewd Comments and Calls Him 'Insecure'

Trump and Clinton met Sunday night for the second of three presidential debates and the Republican's candid comments about women 11 years ago were the topic of the first question. The 2008 Republican presidential candidate, Arizona Senator John McCain, retracted his support for Trump, but stopped short of calling for him to withdraw.

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Russia Ready to Limit Oil Production After OPEC's November 30 Decision - Spokesman

Record global debt levels pose a clear risk to oil demand, the International Energy Agency said on Tuesday, citing figures from the International Monetary Fund last week that showed the world is awash with a record $152 trillion in debt. There may be a higher probability of an agreement between Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia to cut production, but the deal may prove self-defeating if the resulting increase in prices boosts supply from other producers, Goldman Sachs Group Inc.

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Aid Groups in Calais Oppose to 'Jungle' Dismantling

In an interview on Monday with French broadcaster RTL, Paris demanded that Britain honor its promises to take in migrant children from the Calais camp. "We are now just days away from the start of the full demolition of the Calais camp", they wrote. "It is unacceptable for any child to live in these dire conditions, which fall chronically short of universal humanitarian standards".

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Ashwin, Kohli lead impact charts

Taylor was clean bowled by Ashwin, and then the slide truly began as New Zealand lost their last seven wickets for 73 runs. Pujara was unbeaten on 101 runs off 148 balls with Ajinkya Rahane (23 not out) batting at the other end when India Test captain Virat Kohli chose to declare the innings midway through the post-lunch session.

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Fresh clashes in India-controlled Kashmir after teenager's killing

Junaid was hit by dozens of pellets in his head and chest and later succumbed to his injuries after locals rushed him to Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences. The administration, in view of the mounting tension following the death, has made a decision to impose restrictions in the areas falling under seven police stations-Nowhatta, Kahnyar, Rainawari, M R Gunj and Safakadal in the down town and two police stations of Maisuma and Batamaloo.

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3 killed in attack on army base in Kashmir

If one will consider the commander of an global brand name Hizbul Mujahideen as a youth hero then they are obviously implicating itself", said Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Vikas Swarup. Of late, the SAARC Summit that was scheduled to be held in Islamabad , Pakistan from 15-16 Nov 2016 had to be canceled after India pulled out of it and later numerous other member countries too had withdrawn from it.

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Putin shuns Paris visit amid Syria tensions

Russian President Vladimir Putin has cancelled his visit to France for a meeting with his French counter-part François Hollande , reported Reuters. Earlier the Kremlin source told TASS Russian President Vladimir Putin will not travel to Paris for a visit scheduled for October 19.

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Rahul Gandhi has crossed all limits, says Amit Shah

Earlier, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had praised Modi and the Indian Army for the surgical strikes and warned the PM of "Pakistan's false propaganda" and asked him to "unmask" it, sending out a message that the Government reveal the proof of the strikes.

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New Jersey gas prices to jump after vote to raise tax passes

Unfortunately, as a New Jersey Policy Perspective (NJPP) report reveals, the deal leaves the state's tax code in need of major repairs. The estate tax would be phased out over the next year and a half and the sales tax would be cut by 3/8ths of a percentage point.

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UKip to probe fight between members

Woolfe was hospitalised after collapsing at the parliamentary building, and Ukip leader (technically) Nigel Farage said it followed an "altercation" at a meeting of MPs. Once dismissed by former prime minister Cameron as "fruitcakes, loonies and closet racists", UKIP now has 22 MEPs, two more than either the Conservatives or Labour, after winning the May 2014 European Parliament election on a surge of eurosceptic sentiment.

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Putin cancels trip after Hollande's war crimes comments

The Kremlin said Putin called off the October 19 visit to inaugurate an Orthodox church in the French capital but is "ready to visit when it is comfortable for President Hollande ". The French President had proposed that Russian Federation could face war crimes charges over its bombardment of Syria's city of Aleppo. Russian Federation has carried out airstrikes in Syria since September 2015 in coordination with President Bashar al-Assad's regime.

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U.S. deploys nuclear aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan to joint naval drill

American and South Korean forces will jointly train for an attack on central Pyongyang and key nuclear facilities, ratcheting up direct pressure on Kim Jong Un as North Korea marches on with weapons development. In contrast to the placid mood observed this year, Pyongyang put on a number of large events on last October 10, which marked the 70th founding anniversary of the party.

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Matthew no longer a hurricane, but still just as dangerous

Matthew killed at least 877 people and leveled entire villages in Haiti. Ten people have died in the state, including a person killed after a auto was driven into floodwaters and swept away in Johnston County on Sunday, McCrory said. But despite the storm's shrinking wind field, officials warned that the storm's parting shots, before it follows a forecast path out into the Atlantic Ocean early on Sunday could prove lethal.

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Donald Trump suggests more 'inappropriate' tapes may emerge

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. Reaction to Ryan's decision illustrates the schism now splitting the Republican Party. In a conference call with members Monday morning, Ryan told lawmakers, "you all need to do what's best for you and your district", according to someone who listened to the meeting.

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Palestinian injures 8 Israelis in Jerusalem shooting

The gunman, due to begin a prison term the same day, was killed soon after carrying out the attack near police headquarters , close to the line dividing Israeli occupied east Jerusalem from the city's west. Some Israeli lawmakers immediately called for the home of the attacker in this incident to be demolished, a common punitive practice that Israel believes helps to deter further attacks.

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Police seek jogger after one-punch death in Brisbane

Just hours earlier police released a photo of Mr Hearn, believing he could help them with the investigation. Mr Lang was rushed to Princess Alexandra Hospital with critical injuries, where he died on Monday afternoon. The victim was admitted to hospital on Saturday morning after being allegedly punched by the jogger following an "exchange of words" on a South Brisbane street.

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Barcelona Want Chelsea's Andreas Christensen

The Sun claim the Spanish giants were impressed with his display in the Champions League against them last month and are now set to monitor his progress. Blues boss Antonio Conte is in need of defensive reinforcements as John Terry is coming towards the end of his career, and has made it clear that Christensen's future is with Chelsea .

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Antonio Guterres of Portugal Likely Next U.N. Secretary

The recommendation, made in a resolution adopted in a private meeting by acclamation, now goes to the 193-member General Assembly for formal approval. Guterres , a trained engineer who worked as an assistant professor before entering politics in 1974, led his country from 1995 to 2002 as head of the Socialist Party.

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US, China said to discuss choking off North Korea energy

The spokesperson added that the North had reinforced its strategic capabilities and was continuing efforts to develop nuclear and biochemical weapons and ballistic missiles. The US and South Korea are pushing for tighter sanctions against North Korea by closing loopholes left in a United Nations Security Council resolution in March.

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Project funding guarantees extended to date United Kingdom leaves EU — BREXIT

Speaking at the Conservative Party conference , chancellor of the exchequer Philip Hammond said that the government had abandoned its previous commitment to a budgetary surplus by the end of this parliament, given the economic uncertainty introduced by the UK's vote to leave the EU.

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Hurricane Matthew kills over 800 in Haiti, glances past Florida

Southeast on Sunday, the NHC said. As it did so, Matthew brought rains as far away as Virginia and Washington, D.C. - and the National Hurricane Center says that in the worst-hit areas, a "serious inland flooding event" is unfolding. National Hurricane Center. UNICEF said it needs at least 5 million US dollars to meet children's most pressing needs, including restoring health services to help prevent and treat malnutrition among young children and provide essential vitamins and ...

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Aid arrives in Haiti, but desperation grows

Hundreds of people were reported to have been killed during the storm. "This harvest has been lost, we are looking at a food crisis for this year, but if we don't get some help for the farmers and the people of Haiti, we might be looking at a much longer term food crisis", Delafield said.

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1 million without power in North, South Carolina

Pat McCrory is warning that the dangers posed by Hurricane Matthew will continue in North Carolina through at least the end of the week. The U.S. Coast Guard rescued at least 10 people: eight who were on rooftops in Pinetops on Sunday and two who were stranded Saturday night when their fishing vessel ran aground in Shallotte.

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Russia and Turkey sign deal to build TurkStream gas pipeline

Instead, at remarks at the World Energy Congress, Putin discussed a new gas pipeline. Putin also announced Russian Federation would resume imports fruits and vegetables from Turkey and the two sides set up an investment fund to "boost relations in many areas, such as tourism, energy, agriculture and transport", Turkish state-run Anatolian News Agency reported.

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Kerry says U.S. not abandoning peace efforts in Syria

Many hundreds of wounded people have been brought to a handful of functioning hospitals, which are short of supplies and have themselves come under attack. Syrian regime forces advanced against rebels during intense street battles in the heart of Aleppo on Tuesday, after the USA abandoned talks with Russian Federation aimed at reviving a ceasefire deal.

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U.S. threatens to cut diplomatic ties with Russian Federation over Syria

An end to cooperation would mean suspending "establishment of the Joint Implementation Centre", a mechanism for planned joint US-Russian strikes in Syria on Islamic State and Nusra Front targets once the truce has held up and humanitarian aid has flowed unimpeded for a period of seven days.

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US Presidential Debate: Twitterati say Karl Becker is the winner

Jeb Bush, who was once viewed as the favorite to win the GOP nomination, was forced to suspend his bid for the White House after losing a bitter fight to Trump . The first debate between Clinton and Trump entered the record books as the most watched presidential debate in history. In UPI's daily tracking pollof likely voters, Clinton's numbers have increased three points and Trump's have decreased five in the last seven days.

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Australia fall to South Africa's back-up bowlers

Mitchell Marsh scored 50 before becoming the sixth wicket to fall while wicketkeeper Matthew Wade's contribution of 52 helped add 46 runs for Australia's ninth wicket. Offspinner Dane Piedt , who had played both home Tests against New Zealand - South Africa's previous Test assignment - missed out. Du Plessis was patient, although he should have been out on 17 when Adam Zampa spilled a simple catch.

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VACC filing drug raps vs De Lima, others at DOJ

Sebastian claims that he once saw De Lima and Sanchez holding hands. "Although the DOJ may initially take cognizance, this case against me would eventually only be filed by the DOJ with the Ombudsman for another round of fact-finding investigation", she said.

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Russia, China to Mull Joint Response to US Missile Shield

He added that Russian and Chinese military experts are united in their assessment of the U.S. missile defense plans. "China resolutely opposes the THAAD plan and strongly urges the United States and ROK to change their minds", he said. Lt. Gen. Viktor Poznikhir, from Russian military's General Staff, also said the USA missile maneuver has negatively affected global strategic stability.

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Panther Regiment, Marching Mustangs compete at marching band contest Saturday

With a show titled "Emagination", the Edgewood Marching Mustangs scored fourth out of six bands competing in Class C, with 62.15 points. The Cavalcade of Bands Association is a regional circuit that brings together student musicians from across the mid-Atlantic region in Saturday competitions during the fall.

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Arms seized from dead terrorists had Pakistan markings

Alexander Kadakin welcomed Indian so-called raids on terrorist launch-pads across the LoC. "Stability of Afghanistan and eradication of terrorism is a top priority of the USA, which needs Pakistan to play a role in the peace-process". Pakistan is an independent and nuclear power, he said. Pakistan is a country of 200 million people. He said it is the vision of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that "we will have to improve relations with India", adding that this would not only benefit the two ...

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Syria's War: US-Russia Talks 'On Verge Of Ending'

USA officials said the Obama Administration is continuing tougher responses to the Russian-backed assault but would not give any details. According to John Kirby, Kerry informed Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov that the U.S. USA "on verge" of ending Syria talks with Russia: Kerry was posted in World of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on September 29, 2016 and was last updated on September 29, 2016.


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