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Burials beginning in Indonesia as rescue need grows urgent

Burials beginning in Indonesia as rescue need grows urgent

Five foreigners- three French, one South Korean and one Malaysian- were among the missing, Mr Nugroho said. An AFP reporter on the scene saw widespread damage some 50 meters inland. As of midday Sun...

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Cowardly Indian attack on AJK PM

Cowardly Indian attack on AJK PM

Pakistan on Sunday said the violation of Indian airspace by a Pakistani chopper was accidental, according to various media reports. Muslim-majority Kashmir is divided between nuclear-armed ne...

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Third Kavanaugh accuser to be excluded from FBI investigation

Third Kavanaugh accuser to be excluded from FBI investigation

Flake, who is not seeking re-election, was instrumental in ensuring there would be a week-long FBI investigation , beginning this past Friday, into the sexual assault allegations against Kavanaugh...

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Decision day dawns as intensive NAFTA effort nears U.S.-imposed deadline

Decision day dawns as intensive NAFTA effort nears U.S.-imposed deadline

Ujczo said while Canada would rather have tariff protection spelled out when the deal is announced, he expects that as a compromise, all three countries will say they plan to meet again in the nea...

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Australia state broadcaster chair resigns after denying government meddling in ABC

Australia state broadcaster chair resigns after denying government meddling in ABC

ABC directors met on Thursday and decided Milne should stand aside while a government investigation took place, which prompted the ABC chair to resign. "Nobody from the government has ever rung m...

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Trump accuses China of meddling in USA mid-term elections

Trump accuses China of meddling in USA mid-term elections

And we are winning and we're winning big. Trump indicated that moving the embassy was "a big chip" the U.S. delivered to the Israelis. Despite damage control efforts by his administration, Trump r...

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Indonesia quake and tsunami devastates coast; deaths top 380

Indonesia quake and tsunami devastates coast; deaths top 380

Just 34 minutes after Indonesia was hit by another major quake , officials called off a tsunami warning. His bravery could potentially have saved the lives of all the passengers and crew on boa...

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Rachel Mitchell Goes to Washington - and It Doesn't Go Well

Rachel Mitchell Goes to Washington - and It Doesn't Go Well

Ford has accused Kavanaugh of holding her down, fondling her over her clothes, and covering her mouth so she couldn't scream when they were teenagers in the 1980s. Ford on whether she knew the best w...

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Tropical Storm Kirk regenerates, but the threat expected to be short-lived

Tropical Storm Kirk regenerates, but the threat expected to be short-lived

At 11 a.m. EDT (1500 UTC) on September 26 the center of Tropical Storm Kirk was located near latitude 12.1 degrees north and longitude 54.3 degrees west. Meanwhile, Hurricane Rosa grew into a Catego...

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Russia boosts Syria air defence after downing of Russian plane

Russia boosts Syria air defence after downing of Russian plane

Mekdad said the S-300, which has a range that could reach deep into Israel airspace, would only be used if Syria is attacked, according to the Xinhua report . The Russians also claimed the IA...

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This photo from the Kavanaugh hearing is 'one for the history books'

This photo from the Kavanaugh hearing is 'one for the history books'

Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford , who has accused the federal judge of sexual assault during a party when they were in high school, are due to testify before the committee on Thursday. Chuck G...

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Hearing opens with an apology to Ford, Kavanaugh

Hearing opens with an apology to Ford, Kavanaugh

Christine Blasey Ford will air her allegation of sexual assault against Brett Kavanaugh , and Kavanaugh will defend himself, as the nation watches Thursday's extraordinary Senate Judiciary Commit...

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After a historic Senate hearing, what comes next for Brett Kavanaugh?

After a historic Senate hearing, what comes next for Brett Kavanaugh?

Kavanaugh on Wednesday once again rejected the allegations as "last minute smears" that were "false and uncorroborated". Graham said that if Kavanaugh "goes down, then we don't deserve to stay in ...

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Plane crash in Micronesia as Air Niugini flight overshoots runway

Plane crash in Micronesia as Air Niugini flight overshoots runway

The Boeing 737-800 was carrying a total of 47 people, including 36 passengers and 11 crew members, Emilio said. It remains unclear what caused the plane to crash. "On a normal landing you end up 30m...

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Graham on Kavanaugh Allegations: ‘Everything They’re Saying About Him is Made Up’

Graham on Kavanaugh Allegations: ‘Everything They’re Saying About Him is Made Up’

Most explosively, Swetnick alleges that Kavanaugh participated in getting girls "to become inebriated and disoriented so they could then be " gang raped " in a side room or a bedroom by a "train" ...

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Donald Trump defends 'America 'first' in U.N. General Assembly speech

Wednesday´s meeting highlighted divisions between the United States and its European allies over the Iran nuclear deal , but there was also sharp criticism of Trump´s broader foreign policy. "This ca...

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Trump says he may delay Rosenstein meeting

Trump says he may delay Rosenstein meeting

President Donald Trump on Wednesday referred to a Kurdish journalist as " Mr. Kurd " during a marathon press conference following the United Nations General Assembly in NY. Rosenstein, who has spent...

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Venezuela’s Maduro hammers Washington but says he’s willing to meet Trump

Venezuela’s Maduro hammers Washington but says he’s willing to meet Trump

In an address to the General Assembly on Tuesday, Trump criticized what he called the "ideology of globalism" and said that as far as America is concerned, "the ICC has no jurisdiction, no legitimac...

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Trump says false allegations against him affect how he sees Kavanaugh accusers

Earlier two women - Christine Ford and Deborah Ramirez - came out publicly alleging that they were sexually assaulted by Kavanaugh 36 and 25 years ago respectively. Trump spoke to reporters at t...

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Cdr Tomy a determined, focused sailor, says relieved mentor

Cdr Tomy a determined, focused sailor, says relieved mentor

The junior Tomy suffered a serious back injury as he was taking part representing his country in the global solo circumnavigation Golden Globe Race (GGR) 2018. Commander Tomy as seen lying on the st...

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Trump dismisses 'drunk' Kavanaugh accuser as initial Senate vote scheduled

Trump dismisses 'drunk' Kavanaugh accuser as initial Senate vote scheduled

In a break from convention, Mitchell will question Ford and Kavanaugh on behalf of the committee's Republican senators, 11 men. "She admits that she was drunk, she admits time lapses", Trump...

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What Bill Gates had to say in defence of Aadhaar

What Bill Gates had to say in defence of Aadhaar

The judgment has also struck down Sections 33 (2), 47 and 57 of the Act. Those opposing Aadhaar , which is essentially a unique 12-digit number given to every citizen, claim it was a massive surv...

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Schumer To McConnell: Apologize To Kavanaugh Accuser

Schumer To McConnell: Apologize To Kavanaugh Accuser

Trump's latest broadside was aimed at Ramirez, who conceded to The New Yorker that she'd been drinking at the time she says Kavanagh exposed himself. The committee vote is set to take place the day ...

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Likely need for public aid could keep migrants out

Likely need for public aid could keep migrants out

The proposed public charge rule is nothing less than a public disgrace – and a direct attack on the health, housing, and economic security of American children, said Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcett...

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Rod Rosenstein, deputy attorney general, reportedly leaving post

Rod Rosenstein, deputy attorney general, reportedly leaving post

Rosenstein is the official who started the special counsel investigation into Russian contacts with Donald Trump's team after Attorney General Jeff Sessions had recused himself from the matter. ...

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Trump praises trade deal with South Korea

Trump praises trade deal with South Korea

General Assembly in NY, but the North Koreans have still not accepted that meeting. He said the new trade agreement, which still needs approval by South Korea's parliament, was a sign of the strong ...

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New tariffs on China take effect today

New tariffs on China take effect today

The Chinese government said it would apply tariffs on 5,200 US imports of various products worth about $60 billion, also effective on Monday. If the president follows through on the escalation thr...

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Russian Federation agrees to supply Syria with missile defense system

The announcement came after Syria , which now uses the Soviet-era S-200 system, inadvertently shot down a Russian military plane on September 17. The crash was one of the deadliest incidents for re...

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GOP's Graham assures respectful hearing for Ford

GOP's Graham assures respectful hearing for Ford

Though Kavanaugh has found support in the wake of Ford's allegations from some Republican lawmakers and other allies , the allegations have resulted in an outpouring of support for Ford from a...

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25 killed, 53 wounded in Iran parade attack

25 killed, 53 wounded in Iran parade attack

Neither group has provided evidence for those claims as of yet. Iran was marking the anniversary of the start of its 1980-88 war with Iraq with military parades across the nation. Qassemi pointe...

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Iran fears plot by USA and its Gulf allies as pressure grows

Iran fears plot by USA and its Gulf allies as pressure grows

The attack started at 09:00 local time and lasted for about 10 minutes.The attackers fired at civilians and tried to attack military officials on the podium. Iran declared Monday to be a day of nation...

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Another Potential Witness Says She Does Not Remember Party Christine Ford Described

Another Potential Witness Says She Does Not Remember Party Christine Ford Described

As things presently stand in the protracted negotiations between Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) and Ford regarding her testifying before the panel, she could appear Th...

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Grassley agrees to give Ford more time to decide on Senate testimony

Grassley agrees to give Ford more time to decide on Senate testimony

Shaheen tweeted that Trump's tweet was "disturbing" and the president should "put down his phone" and " call for an FBI investigation " if he wants to get to the bottom of Ford's allegations. Trump ...

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Beto O'Rourke Pins Himself In Corner Over Drunk Driving Claim

Beto O'Rourke Pins Himself In Corner Over Drunk Driving Claim

San Antonio's Texas Public Radio will carry it on air. "You're just going to mean that more killers and murderers have guns, '" Cruz said. Nonpartisan-and-boozy also looks to be an option. Cruz ...

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PM leaves for first foreign visit to Saudi Arabia

PM leaves for first foreign visit to Saudi Arabia

As some 60 percent of the Afghan refugee population was born in Pakistan, almost 1.5 million people could benefit from the move. "You get an American passport if you are born in America". Afghans ar...

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