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Karan Johar Film In Mushkil?

We have suffered in the past when political parties, on their own will, have banned a film and defying their instructions has led to attacks on our properties". Earlier, the organisation had held a meeting where it was said that a decision in regard to the matter would be taken. "Exhibitors Association not releasing completed films with #PakActors, due to fear of loss to property, is a unsafe trend".

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BreakingNews 10/10/16 - Judges` arrest: Corruption, not Judiciary under attack -Presidency

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami (SAN) Tuesday justified the arrest of some judges by the Department of State Services (DSS). Umezulike, and Muazu Pindiga of the Federal High Court, Gombe Division. Journalists and some lawyers, who had anticipated that the detained judges might be arraigned on Monday, converged on the premises of the court at about 11am.

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India rejects Pak's reference to women's condition in Kashmir

The US also rejected Pakistan's attempt to link peace in Afghanistan resolution of the Kashmir issue. Although India's right to defend itself was strongly backed by a top official of White House, the country was advised caution considering the heavy militarisation between the two neighbouring countries.

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FIFA opens door to CONCACAF bid for 2026 World Cup

Among the other announcements confirmed on the second and final day of the new council's second ever meeting, was the confirmation that the next meeting will be in Zurich on January 9, when the more pressing decision of how many teams will be in the 2026 World Cup will be reached.

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President says more Chibok girls to regain freedom

The Nigerian military has been conducting numerous raids on their territory, rescuing several other Chibok girls in the process. It is of course a huge achievement for the Nigerian government under President [Muhammed] Buhari. "You can't be happy, because they released 21 and there are still 197 girls there, on the one hand", she said. She was with a man she had married in captivity - allegedly a Boko Haram fighter - and their baby daughter.

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Breast cancer death rate declining for women — CDC

USA death rates from breast cancer have dropped, although the decline was still greater among white women than black women, according to a study released yesterday. Women are less likely to die of breast cancer than they were a decade ago, but not all women are benefiting from that trend. But many do survive breast cancer.

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Syrian forces will continue 'cleaning' Aleppo, says Assad

As relations have slumped, the Kremlin has bolstered its forces in Syria and on Monday announced they will also turn their Soviet-era naval facility in the country into a permanent base. US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov are expected to be joined at talks in the Swiss city of Lausanne on Saturday by their counterparts from Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Qatar - all backers of Syrian opposition forces - as well UN Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura.

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More woman come forward to accuse Trump of sexual assault

Trump's campaign did not immediately respond to requests for comments on the allegations made public on Friday. "I just heard this one". Gitsham and Gaspar's respective Democrative opponents - have pressed the Republicans about Trump. But since then Gitsham, who as a member of the House could benefit from a good relationship with the executive branch, suggested her position on Trump is not relevant.

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Cam Newton appears on track to return against Saints

Breaux, who underwent surgery on September 12, can return as soon as he's cleared because he remained on the active roster. The Saints hosts Carolina on Sunday and New Orleans receiver Willie Snead took notice when Atlanta passed for 481 yards against the Panthers , with the Falcons' Julio Jones gaining 300 yards on his own.

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Lawmakers to feds: Give $10M to NJ Transit for train safety

The resolution also cites funding cut backs, fare hikes and a complaint that The transit board held just one public meeting since June 2016. Separately, according to an analysis by The Associated Press, New Jersey Transit - the nation's second-largest commuter railroad - had 157 accidents between January 2011 and July 2016.

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Top military brass among those killed in Yemen funeral strike

Analysts with the Washington Institute for Near East Policy suggested in a report that the Houthis may have targeted the Emirati ship with an Iranian anti-shipping cruise missile, based on purported video of the attack. "The Obama administration went ahead with a $1.3 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia a year ago despite warnings from some officials that the United States could be implicated in war crimes for supporting a Saudi-led air campaign in Yemen that has killed thousands of ...

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Pakistan flies in international media to debunk India's claim of 'Surgical Strikes'

Pakistan has insisted that there have been no "surgical strike" and only firing and artillery shelling between the two armies across the LOC. A crucial meeting of parliamentary leaders began with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the chair to brief them about the current situation across Line of Control (LoC) and in the Indian Held Kashmir so that national consensus could be evolved in this regard.

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Johnson and Feingold meet tonight in first debate

Clinton now leads Trump by 7 points in Wisconsin, 44 percent to 37 percent, according to the Marquette poll. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., visited Madison Friday in an effort to rally younger voters around Democratic Senate candidate Russ Feingold.

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Hillary accuses Trump of 'stalking' her during debate

The poll was taken after the second national debate Sunday and the surfacing of a leaked 2005 tape showing Trump making a series of offensive sexual remarks about women. Forty-nine percent of respondents in the poll also said they preferred Democrats to be in power in Congress, while 42 percent chose Republicans. Among women, Clinton has a commanding lead, 61 to 28 percent.

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Houthis, Iran Warn US Against Further Airstrikes on Yemen

The civil war pits the ousted Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, who is supported by a Saudi Arabia-led, USA -backed coalition, against Iran-backed Houthi rebels and supporters of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh. Now the USA armed forces are getting directly involved in Yemen , ostensibly in response to Houthi attacks against American warships. "These targets were chosen based on our assessment that they were involved in missile launches in recent days, and they were struck in ...

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Assad wants to conquer Aleppo

Ibrahim Abu al-Leith, a spokesman for the White Helmets rescue force in Aleppo, said that air raids had battered the city and its outskirts overnight but had calmed by 11:00am (0800 GMT). "What we've been seeing recently during the last few weeks, and maybe few months, is something like more than Cold War", Assad said. Russian Federation has faced growing global criticism over the rising civilian death toll in Syria, including Western accusations of possible war crimes.

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No Retraction & No Apology For Trump Sex Assault Story

The stories about Trump and his countercharges against Clinton's husband have distracted attention from the release of thousands of hacked emails from Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta that included some potentially damaging information.

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Fresh wave of airstrikes hit Syria's divided city of Aleppo

Secretary of State John Kerry will meet his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Saturday, possibly joined by ministers from Turkey, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Iran. Rebel-held areas of Aleppo have been hit by a new wave of intense aerial bombardment, according to opposition activists, as Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said the capture of the northern city would be a "springboard" to pushing "terrorists" back to Turkey.

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USA relaxes Cuba trade restrictions, removes limits on Cuban cigars

The changes do not allow for the commercial importation of Cuban rum or cigars just yet, nor can U.S. citizens expect to be able to buy them online anytime soon. President Barack Obama joins others in looking out the window of Air Force One on final approach into Havana, Cuba , Sunday, March 20, 2016. The US Treasury and Commerce Departments on Friday announced regulatory changes due to take effect on Monday which would allow joint medical research and funding, civil aviation and ...

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Brakes were working in New Jersey commuter train crash

New Jersey Transit says full service to the Hoboken train station will return on Monday after a fatal accident forced it to close for nearly three weeks. According to the information investigators have collected, the engineer applied the brakes about one minute before the train crashed . The Hoboken Terminal Ticket Office will resume operation on Saturday, officials stated.

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Russia Blocks Aleppo Cease-fire Resolution at UN

The Saturday vote marks the fifth time Russian Federation has used its veto to stop a United Nations resolution on Syria. The previous four times Russian Federation was backed by China, but on Saturday China abstained from the vote. Russian proposal is also strongly backing calls by the United Nations envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura to allow safe exit for Nusra terrorists in order to bring relief to Aleppo.

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President Assad: Moscow-Ankara Rapprochement Could Help Alter Turkey's Policy toward Syria

At least 150 people were killed this week as the Syrian military backed by Russian warplanes pounded eastern Aleppo , rescue workers said. "There's no other option", Assad said. Johnson, who said another option was to intensify sanctions on key players in Assad's administration, said he would host a meeting between U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and European foreign ministers in London on Sunday to discuss the situation.

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United Nations wants accountability for Yemen war crimes

The Houthis denied firing at the USA warship but another spokeswoman for the U.S. naval forces central command, Paula Dunn said the missiles were launched from Houthi-controlled territory in Yemen . The incidents come after the United Arab Emirates said last Wednesday that Yemeni rebels struck a "civilian" vessel in the strategic Bab al-Mandab waterway, wounding crewmen.

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Xi's state visit to Bangladesh to promote 'Belt and Road Initiative'

China's Jiangsu Etern Co Ltd signed a deal worth $1.1 billion to strengthen the power grid network in Bangladesh, the company said on Thursday. The article said there is a popular view that China is trying to carve out for itself a pre-eminent role in South Asian affairs and that it intends to contain India's rise by seeking closer cooperation with countries like Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Myanmar.

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Google Is Reminding New Yorkers to Register to Vote Today

NY now can have as many as three primary dates in a year - for state, presidential and congressional races. A form to request a ballot can be downloaded from the Secretary of the Commonwealth's website , https://goo.gl/2kzuNF , and mailed to the Leominster city clerk's office at 25 West St., Leominster, MA 01453.

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Yahoo Involved In Spying Emails Scandal

Previously, there has been similar cases of U.S. agencies scanning already stored messages or just a small number of emails in real time. It was not known whether other USA email providers received similar requests from the intelligence community.

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Syria's Bashar al-Assad says Aleppo has to be cleaned of 'terrorists'

Mr Hollande's remark was in response to Russian Federation blocking a French-sponsored effort to impose a no-fly zone over the Syrian city of Aleppo at the UN. Amid wrangling over how an global coalition might intervene to stop the Assad regime's bombardment of Aleppo , without coming into direct conflict with Russian forces, the British foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, said on Thursday: "We can not just see Aleppo pulverised in this way".

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Arrest of Suspected Terrorist in Germany Confirmed

Three Syrians who overwhelmed a fugitive wanted in an alleged Islamic extremist bomb plot and handed him over to police are being hailed as heroes in Germany, helping temper anti-migrant sentiment fueled by fears of such attacks. A nationwide manhunt was launched after Albakr's flat in the eastern city of Chemnitz was raided and police found "several hundred grams" of a volatile explosive - but no sign of the 22-year-old.

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Backpage.com CEO charged with online pimping

Carl Ferrer, 55, was arrested in Houston Thursday on a California arrest warrant as he returned from an worldwide flight, according to a press release by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton. Kamala Harris, California's Attorney General, called the website an "online brothel". Handcuffed and dressed in an orange jail jumpsuit, he waived extradition during a court hearing Friday morning in Houston .

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Two more women accuse Trump of unwanted sexual advances

Both women recalled how they initially disclosed the encounters to people they knew but ultimately chose to let it go - that is, until Trump's comments about grabbing women "by the pussy", recorded in 2005 while on an Access Hollywood shoot, were made public and the Republican presidential nominee entrenched himself for the fallout.

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Nigeria's president says wife 'belongs in kitchen', loses her political support

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, on Friday said President Muhammadu Buhari was only joking with his remarks that his wife, Aisha, belongs to the kitchen and other room. Editor and writer Maryam Kazeem tweeted: "President Buhari's lack of respect for his wife and women should not come as a surprise". Born in 1971 in north-eastern Nigeria's Adamawa state, she is the granddaughter of the nation's first Minister of Defence, Alhaji Muhammadu ...

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USS Detroit arrives in namesake city for commissioning

A full list of events is available here. Following a week of festivities and tours, the ship will be commissioned October 22. John Peracchio, committee chair for the USS Detroit Commissioning Committee, says it's one of the most technologically advanced warships in the U.S.

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Pakistani journalist barred from travel abroad over article

Under the Exit from Pakistan (Control) Ordinance 1981, the Pakistani government has the authority to bar the exit of any citizen from the country. On Tuesday, most news channels - Times Now, India Today, CNN News 18, NDTV 24×7 and News X - extensively reported that Pakistani journalist Cyril Almeida, assistant editor Dawn , was placed on the Exit Control List (ECL) by the Pakistani government which, in effect, prevents him from leaving the country.

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Putin ratifies deal for Russian Federation to use Syria base indefinitely

Rising casualties in what once was Syria's largest city but now largely in ruins, have prompted an global outcry and a renewed diplomatic push, withtalks between the United States and Russian Federation planned for Saturday. Lavrov said that Western partners weren't engaging in "reciprocal steps" to settle the Syrian crisis. "There is no other option". Some top officials argue the United States must act more forcefully in Syria or risk losing what influence it still has over moderate ...

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Indians carry 2 catchers, 2 lefties on ALCS roster

This Friday the Jays will likely travel to Cleveland to take on team president Mark Shapiro's old buddies, the Cleveland Indians . "There were some games that were obviously close that had some quirky plays in them". ESPN - With these Blue Jays, who needs hockey? "I don"™t think we ever feel like that. That game stands out because it shows how evenly matched we are.


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