• Kashmiri footballer who joined LeT contacts family, likely to surrender
Kashmiri footballer who joined LeT contacts family, likely to surrender

Majid's father Irshad Ahmed Khan, 59, had suffered a mild heart attack after he learnt that his son was among the militants trapped in a village of southern Kulgam district when the security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation there a few days ago.

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  • Brexit: Ministers see off EU Withdrawal Bill challenges
Brexit: Ministers see off EU Withdrawal Bill challenges

The Government has avoided defeat so far, but could run into trouble over Tory proposed changes, including those calling for MPs to get a "meaningful vote" on the final exit deal to be enshrined in primary legislation and revoking provisions for so-called "Henry VIII" powers.

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  • ZCTU Warns SADC Against Protecting Mugabe
ZCTU Warns SADC Against Protecting Mugabe

The meeting was called urgently by South African President Jacob Zuma, the current SADC leader, and will be co-chaired by South African minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, and Angolan Defense Minister Salvino de Jesus Sequeira.

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  • Dubai Airshow: Day of Record $90B Deals Forged
Dubai Airshow: Day of Record $90B Deals Forged

Airbus said on Wednesday that it would sell 430 airplanes to the United States firm Indigo Partners for $49.5 billion in the European airline's biggest deal ever. Strata, a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi's government-controlled, finalized a joint venture contract with Belgian chemicals producer Solvay to manufacture material for Boeing in a new 8,500...

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  • Moody's upgrades India's ratings: 10 things you need to know
Moody's upgrades India's ratings: 10 things you need to know

As such, an upgrade of the sovereign rating also drove an upgrade of the bank's BCA and ratings. Furthermore, Jaitley said the steps taken by the government in the last few years have contributed to the strengthening of the Indian economy, which ultimately lead to the upgradation.

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  • 'F--- TRUMP' truck driver has been arrested
'F--- TRUMP' truck driver has been arrested

Nehls said a prosecutor already told him she could charge the driver with disorderly conduct, which Texas defines as using "abusive, indecent, profane, or vulgar language in a public place, and the language by its very utterance tends to incite an immediate breach of the peace".

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  • United Nations to vote on rival US, Russia bids to renew Syria inquiry
United Nations to vote on rival US, Russia bids to renew Syria inquiry

French Ambassador Francois Delattre said the Russian veto was a blow to global efforts to curb the use of chemical weapons. Diplomats in Turtle Bay predicted that Russian Federation would veto the US measure, which would be the 10th time Moscow has employed this power to block action targeting its Syrian ally.

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  • Google doodles on Cornelia Sorabji's 151st birth anniversary
Google doodles on Cornelia Sorabji's 151st birth anniversary

Cornelia Sorabji achieved a multitude of firsts as a successful Indian woman of her time. Corneli Sorabji was one of the nine children of the highly respected Sorabji Karsedji and his wife, Francina Ford. Mumbai Live remembers and pays tribute to such a legend for her struggle and efforts. Practising law in her own country was another hurdle as me...

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  • Duterte supports Japan's moves vs. North Korea
Duterte supports Japan's moves vs. North Korea

In brief remarks prior to media being ushered out of the meeting, Turnbull said North Korea's "recklessness" needed to be stopped, while Abe said the most immediate challenge was to ensure regional peace and stability. "Sharing common traits and values deeply embedded in our traditions should help us develop a culture of tolerance and understanding...

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  • Korea says S. Korea-US drills could lead to war
Korea says S. Korea-US drills could lead to war

Scott Swift, the commander of the US Pacific Fleet, said in a statement. The United States operates 11 carriers and nine similar, but smaller amphibious assault ships; no other country operates more than two. According to a Japan Ministry of Defense (MoD) press statement, the two navies conducted various tactical exercises this Sunday aimed at ...

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  • Russian Federation uses fake photos to accuse United States of supporting ISIS
Russian Federation uses fake photos to accuse United States of supporting ISIS

The evidence was "irrefutable", the Russian defense ministry claimed: The US is supporting ISIS. The ministry said US-led coalition planes instead tried to impede Russian Aerospace Forces operations in the area. "All content subject to change". The ministry is investigating its civil employee who attached a wrong photo to illustrate the ministr...

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  • US Lawmakers Push Attorney General On Russia-Related Contacts During Campaign
US Lawmakers Push Attorney General On Russia-Related Contacts During Campaign

Sessions responded to these revelations by insisting that he'd met with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in his capacity as US senator (not as a Trump surrogate), and that they did not discuss the 2016 election. Elsewhere in his testimony, Sessions disappointed congressional Republicans by saying that the Justice Department would need a "factual basis" to...

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  • Senate poised to act on same-sex marriage
Senate poised to act on same-sex marriage

The debate on the Smith bill is expected to start on Thursday and carry through to the next parliamentary sitting week, beginning in late November. One of Smith's colleagues in the governing Liberal Party, backbencher James Paterson revealed his own draft bill on Monday.

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  • 2 stabbed at Mall of America; man in custody
2 stabbed at Mall of America; man in custody

One victim was reportedly stabbed in the back and another has numerous knife wounds. What started as simple robbery attempt quickly escalated into a violent, multi-victim incident after the would-be thief was caught stealing from two men inside a fitting room.

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  • United States hate crimes rise for second straight year
United States hate crimes rise for second straight year

The FBI's report was consistent with a report released earlier this year by a civil rights group that found an apparent increase in the number of anti-Muslim hate groups this past year. Crimes motivated by bias against sexual orientation accounted for 1,076 incidents reported. "I think you seen a rise in Neo-Nazism and fascism grow in the countr...

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  • Messi chides `ridiculous` reports of influencing Argentina selection
Messi chides `ridiculous` reports of influencing Argentina selection

Messi helped Jorge Sampaoli's men to a 1-0 friendly win over Russian Federation on Saturday, but he will skip its next clash - a meeting with Nigeria . Manchester City's record scorer Aguero moved ahead of Diego Maradona in the all-time list of Argentina goalscorers, taking his tally to 35, the same amount as Hernan Crespo.

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  • Oklahoma State Clinches Win Over Iowa State WIth Controversial End Zone Interception
Oklahoma State Clinches Win Over Iowa State WIth Controversial End Zone Interception

Oklahoma State survives the Cyclones with a final score of 49-42. Had Murdock wrestled the ball away from Green in time, Iowa State could have gotten the touchdown. Linebacker and (former) quarterback Jake Lanning took some snaps too. Hill is arguably a bigger name nationally and will receive more attention coming out of Saturday's game since Okl...

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  • Israel downs Syrian drone over Golan
Israel downs Syrian drone over Golan

In order to end it, the American and Russian presidents discussed the issue in Vietnam and seemed to agree that the military solution had failed and that there should be a "peaceful solution". According to reports, the deal includes Iranian proxies fighting on behalf of Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime, which would be required to leave the bo...

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  • Will Duterte and Trump (and other leaders) do the fist pump?
Will Duterte and Trump (and other leaders) do the fist pump?

In his fresh remarks, Duterte suggested Callamard was overly concerned with his government, asking, "What makes the death of people in the Philippines more important than the rest of the children in the world that were massacred and killed".

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  • Arab League To Meet On Iran at Saudi Request
Arab League To Meet On Iran at Saudi Request

On Thursday, during a visit to Saudi Arabia, Macron said there were " extremely strong concerns about Iran ". " France' officials including its president are well aware that levelling false accusations against the Islamic Republic of Iran stands in stark contradiction to the realities of the Middle East over the past decades ", Foreign Ministry...

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  • Week 11's best top-10 showdown?
Week 11's best top-10 showdown?

Alabama rallied in the second half to get past Mississippi State on the road and remains atop the poll. With the new set of rankings set to be revealed on Tuesday in primetime, the committee will have the unenviable task of selecting the four most deserving teams after seeing the likes of No.1 Georgia and No.3 Notre Dame get manhandled by the...

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  • Chicago to host 2020 NBA All-Star weekend
Chicago to host 2020 NBA All-Star weekend

The NBA All-Star weekend last took place in the Windy City during the 1987-88 season at the Chicago Bulls' former home, Chicago Stadium . They did not release any details about the content of that announcement. "We thank Mayor Emanuel, Jerry and Michael Reinsdorf and the entire Bulls organization and look forward to an exciting week of activ...

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  • Mueller probes Flynn's role in alleged plan to deliver cleric to Turkey
Mueller probes Flynn's role in alleged plan to deliver cleric to Turkey

Special prosecutor Robert Mueller is examining a meeting Flynn had with senior Turkish officials weeks after Donald Trump won the presidential race past year, NBC News and the Wall Street Journal reported . The Journal said it is not clear how far the proposal went and that there was no sign that any payments were made. The people who describe...

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  • Veterans Day 2017: Where Northstate service members can get freebies, discounts
Veterans Day 2017: Where Northstate service members can get freebies, discounts

Quaker Steak & Lube will offer free or discounted meals to military veterans and active-duty service members. Military ID is not required for this deal , but you'll need to get a coupon from www.bostonmarket.com . Texas Roadhouse: Free lunch for Veterans from select menu on November 11. Not valid in CA, NC, SC or Augusta, GA, locations. T...

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  • Sensex closes high on GST meet outcome hopes
Sensex closes high on GST meet outcome hopes

The gains came in though the indices traded on a volatile note for most of the day on the back of negative global cues, outflow of foreign funds and caution ahead of the outcome of the two-day GST Council meet due later in the evening. Tata Motors slumped 4.2 percent on worries over its JLR unit. Sector-wise, the S&P BSE capital goods index zoome...

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  • GST recommendations will benefit people, strengthen tax structure: Modi
GST recommendations will benefit people, strengthen tax structure: Modi

Apart from slashing taxes on mass consumption items like shampoo, chocolates, etc. from 28 per cent to 18 per cent, the council fixed a flat rate of 5 per cent for the restaurants that do not claim Input Tax Credit across air conditioned and non-air conditioned facilities.

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  • Veterans stress service to country at West Aurora High School gathering
Veterans stress service to country at West Aurora High School gathering

In the first year, the school raised $650, the cost for one honor flight for a veteran of World War II, Korea or Vietnam. "As educators, we are fortunate to have such a strong veteran presence in Howard County", said Martirano in a statement.

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  • Kevin Spacey removed from Ridley Scott's film
Kevin Spacey removed from Ridley Scott's film

According to the report, all of Spacey's scenes will be reshot, with co-stars Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams expected to participate. Plummer "was reportedly Scott's first choice for the role of Getty, but the director was pressured into casting a bigger name", The Guardian reports.

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  • Pentagon Supports Diplomacy In North Korea But Weighs Other Options
Pentagon Supports Diplomacy In North Korea But Weighs Other Options

Following the Pentagon report, 14 lawmakers - all Republicans except for one Democrat - joined Lieu and Gallego to urge Trump to quit making "provocative statements" about North Korea's leader that jeopardizes diplomatic efforts and puts USA troops at risk.

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  • Thousands of Nicaraguans in the US Just Got Bad News
Thousands of Nicaraguans in the US Just Got Bad News

As its name suggests, TPS is ostensibly a short-term humanitarian benefit that lets foreign nationals stay while their home countries recover from catastrophes such as civil wars, natural disasters or epidemics. Over the years, many countries' TPS designations have been regularly renewed, while others have lost them under Democratic and Republican ...

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  • Scottish Parliament evacuation over suspect packages
Scottish Parliament evacuation over suspect packages

The Scottish Parliament's official Twitter account said that the MSP building within Holyrood had been cleared. It's not known if any MSPs were inside the building. 'The building has been evacuated as a precaution and inquiries are continuing'. 'This is part of a pre-arranged process put in place, ready to deal with such developing situations...

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  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe sacks vice president seen as top succession candidate
Zimbabwe's Mugabe sacks vice president seen as top succession candidate

It had become evidence that his conduct of his duties had become inconsistent with his official responsibilities. But the pair are thought to have recently fallen out, with Mr Mugabe publicly rebuking him at a rally over the weekend. The post Breaking: Mugabe sacks vice president Mnangagwa appeared first on Vanguard News . Mnangagwa's biggest ...

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  • Alcohol may have led to FSU fraternity pledge's death, police say
Alcohol may have led to FSU fraternity pledge's death, police say

While Coffey's death remains under investigation, President Thrasher says the suspension, effective immediately, is needed to review and reflect on the loss of a young life. "Like most universities, we worry about alcohol and drug abuse and other unsafe behaviors, and we are doing all we can to educate our students", Thrasher said.

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  • US Senator Rand Paul's ribs broken in assault at home
US Senator Rand Paul's ribs broken in assault at home

A 17-year next-door neighbor to Sen. Rand Paul , who is recovering Sunday from five broken ribs after he was tackled from behind by neighbor, Rene Boucher at the senator's Kentucky home . Friday. After the incident on Friday, Paul told police that Boucher had come onto his property and tackled the senator from behind, "forcing him to the ground...

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  • Kremlin denies charges against Trump officials prove election meddling
Kremlin denies charges against Trump officials prove election meddling

Answering questions from CNN on a conference call, Peskov said, "So far Russian Federation is not featured in any way in these indictments - other countries and other people are mentioned there". "Recently, there was an allegation that Moscow decided what minister to appoint in South Africa", he added. "I have not seen the indictments that had be...

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  • A Rockford Police Officer was killed during traffic stop
A Rockford Police Officer was killed during traffic stop

Shortly after, Cox made a radio call for assistance. Responding officers found him to be critically injured, reportedly by a gunshot wound. Cox was immediately taken to OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, where he was declared dead.

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  • Carter Page testifies he told Sessions about Russian Federation trip
Carter Page testifies he told Sessions about Russian Federation trip

But Carter Page , a former foreign policy adviser to the Trump campaign, said Thursday that he told House investigators that he informed Sessions about a trip he was taking to Russian Federation during the 2016 campaign. A post on Trump's Instagram account shows the March 31, 2016, meeting taking place, with the candidate, Sessions and Papadop...

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  • Saudi's Kingdom Holding says has support from government after chairman detained
Saudi's Kingdom Holding says has support from government after chairman detained

The report added that commander of the Saudi navy Abdullah bin Sultan and the ministry of economy and planning, Adel bin Mohammed Faqih - both of whom were sacked on Saturday - were among those held for questioning. Prince Alwaleed's investments, current and future, may now be in doubt after he was detained in an investigation by a new Saudi anti-c...

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  • ISIS Claims Responsibility for NYC Truck Attack
ISIS Claims Responsibility for NYC Truck Attack

Saipov is the fourth Uzbek-linked man in less than a year blamed for deadly strikes overseas, following attacks in Istanbul, St Petersburg and Stockholm. The Arabic portion of the note said "No God but God and Muhammad is his Prophet" and "Islamic Supplication". "It will endure" commonly refers to ISIS , Tyree said.

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  • Geraldo: Brazile's Revelations Are 'Nail in the Coffin' for the Clinton Era
Geraldo: Brazile's Revelations Are 'Nail in the Coffin' for the Clinton Era

However, the DNC's signing of the Sanders JFA two months after selling out to Hillary raises some questions about whether Sanders and his backers might have a civil case as well as a political argument that the DNC defrauded them. The Washington Post , which obtained an advanced copy of her memoir, reported that Brazile wrote that Clinton's ca...

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  • Lebanon's Hariri: political scion and Hezbollah critic
Lebanon's Hariri: political scion and Hezbollah critic

CGTN's Yasser Hakim confirms Saudi intelligence convinced Hariri that his life could be in peril if he traveled back to Lebanon. Hariri said Hezbollah and Iran had brought Lebanon into the "eye of a storm" of worldwide sanctions. "We can not afford to fight the Iranians from Lebanon", he told Reuters, advocating an approach of compromise with Hez...

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  • Gophers-Michigan game now starting 7:30 pm Central
Gophers-Michigan game now starting 7:30 pm Central

The Nittany Lions still plan to plead their case to the College Football Playoff committee, and a big win over the Spartans could start the momentum shift to recover from last week's one-point loss to Ohio State . When they came back at approximately 4:30 p.m. local time , the stands were mostly bare because fans departed during the delay. The Sp...

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  • PM Narendra Modi inaugurates World Food India 2017
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates World Food India 2017

On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the mega food event, World Food India 2017 from Vigyan Bhawan in the national capital. PM Modi said passengers who consumed food on trains were potential customers for the food processing industry.

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  • Trump makes light of his Twitter account going dark briefly
Trump makes light of his Twitter account going dark briefly

Twitter initially said the account was deactivated "due to human error by a Twitter employee" but later said an investigation had revealed it was done by a customer support employee who did it on their last day. Trump has tweeted 14 times (so far) since waking up Friday morning with his account fully operational. But the temporary disappearance...

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  • Trump says recalls little about meeting where aide mentioned Russian Federation
Trump says recalls little about meeting where aide mentioned Russian Federation

It took place a long time ago. According to court documents filed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Papadopoulos, a minor Trump campaign adviser said at the meeting of foreign policy advisers in March 2016 "that he had connections that could help arrange a meeting between then-candidate Trump and President Putin".

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  • Spanish judge issues European arrest warrant for ousted Catalan leader Puigdemont
Spanish judge issues European arrest warrant for ousted Catalan leader Puigdemont

For Catalonia, for the freedom of political prisoners and the Republic", he wrote, endorsing calls for pro-secession political parties to unite in a coalition for the forthcoming poll. Prosecutors in Belgium's capital, Brussels, said they were examining the arrest warrants for Puigdemont and four of his associates Saturday and hope to launch extrad...

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  • 'Least Bothered':Trinamool Congress On Mukul Roy Joining BJP
'Least Bothered':Trinamool Congress On Mukul Roy Joining BJP

Talking to the reporters over his new innings, Mr Mukul Roy said that he is privileged to get a chance to work under PM Narendra Modi . Completely sidelined in the party for months, speculation about Roy quitting the TMC had been rife for weeks before he left the party.He was said to be scouting for a new political inning with some other party...

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  • BJP, Congress demand 'ban' on 'Padmavati' ahead of Gujarat elections
BJP, Congress demand 'ban' on 'Padmavati' ahead of Gujarat elections

On the issue, Gujarat BJP spokesperson I K Jadeja said that the party had received several written concerns from the Kshatriya community about "distortion of historical facts" in the film. "We demand a ban on the release of the film". Ever since the film was announced, it has been submerged in one controversy or another. The period drama starri...

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  • Trump says NY attacker should be put to death
Trump says NY attacker should be put to death

Trump said Thursday he would love to see Saipov prosecuted at Guantanamo, but tweeted that there is "also something appropriate" about keeping him "in the home of the disgusting crime he committed". Argentinian President Mauricio Macri also reacted to the attack on Twitter, saying in Spanish that he was "deeply moved by the tragic deaths in NY"...

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