• Top Iranian commander: Hezbollah must remain armed for battle against Israel

    Top Iranian commander: Hezbollah must remain armed for battle against Israel

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    With tensions exacerbating across the region, and the Saudi Arabian-Iran rivalry increasingly playing out in on the ground Syria and Yemen, there has been an upsurge in tit-for-tat rhetoric between the Sunni and Shiite powerhouses. "We don't like to get involved in any direct confrontation with Saudi Arabia and our recommendation to them is not to stand in the way of the Islamic Revolution resistance front "otherwise they will be hit by the quivers of our larger wars".
  • Argentina says sound detected in sub search comes from explosion

    Argentina says sound detected in sub search comes from explosion

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    Argentina's navy confirmed that an unusual noise heard in the Atlantic near the last known position of a missing submarine appeared to be an explosion, dashing hopes of finding the vessel's 44 crew members alive. "It's a hard moment for all, but obviously, especially for the families of the 44 crew members", President Mauricio Macri said in his first public comments about the missing sub at the navy's headquarters in Buenos Aires.
  • Territorial Army Jawan found dead in Shopian

    Territorial Army Jawan found dead in Shopian

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    According to locals, following the recovery of body contingents of government forces rushed to the area. "Strongly condemn the brutal killing of Irfan Ahmed, a fearless Territorial Army soldier at Shopian. Srinagar: an army jawan was snatched and killed by suspected militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district. "Such heinous acts will not weaken our resolve to establish peace and normalcy in the valley", she said.
  • TV Actor Piyush Sahdev Arrested For Raping A Fashion Designer

    TV Actor Piyush Sahdev Arrested For Raping A Fashion Designer

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    Television actor Piyush Sahdev , brother of Secret Superstar actress Meher Vij, has been arrested on rape charges, in Mumbai. Confirming the news to a leading Indian daily, senior inspector Kiran Vasantrao Kamle said, "Yes, he has been charged with rape".
  • Ishanth gets Sadeera early on Day 1

    Ishanth gets Sadeera early on Day 1

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    After the first Test of the three-match series ended as a draw, the match in Nagpur was seen by most as one that would provide a result. The fuller length deliveries did not seem to work for the Lankan bowlers while the trio of Lakmal, Shanaka (0/31 in 10 overs) and Lahiru Gamage (1/33 in 16 overs) did not have enough pace to trouble the Indian batsmen when they hit back of the length.
  • Islamabad protesters have political agenda to fulfill - rules SC in detailed verdict

    Islamabad protesters have political agenda to fulfill - rules SC in detailed verdict

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    The also retaliated and pelted stones at the security officials. The operation was still going on and police were facing stiff resistance from the protesters. Hundreds of supporters of the Tehreek-e-Labaik Pakistan had blocked a main road to Islamabad since days, threatening violence if their demand that the Minister of Law Zahid Hamid to be sacked is not met.
  • Jamie Bulger's mother 'fuming' as killer is jailed again

    Jamie Bulger's mother 'fuming' as killer is jailed again

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    It came just 24 hours after the heartbroken mum said she is "fuming" about how she was informed that Venables is in prison again. I hope finally I might get some justice for my son, James. They were both convicted of murder in November that year, becoming England's youngest ever murderers. The two boys were released on licence with new identities in 2001.
  • Deadly blaze hits Batumi resort hotel — Georgia fire

    Deadly blaze hits Batumi resort hotel — Georgia fire

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    Nearly two dozen people suffered injuries, mostly related to smoke inhalation, and were hospitalized, said Deputy Health Minister Zaza Sopromadze. More than 100 people were evacuated from the hotel by emergency services. However, TASS reported that all 20 participants escaped unhurt using a fire escape ladder. He stressed that the investigation will reveal the causes of the fire and all the responsible persons will be punished according to the law.
  • Texas falls in season finale to Texas Tech, 27-23

    Texas falls in season finale to Texas Tech, 27-23

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    After going 11-for-15 for 175 yards in the first quarter, Carter was 1-10 for 10 yards and two interceptions in the second quarter. Vasher has a bowl game left to improve his 2017 numbers, but 2018 is when he should be a true factor for Texas Tech and company.
  • Katie Rough Killer Jailed For Life For Manslaughter

    Katie Rough Killer Jailed For Life For Manslaughter

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    The teenager, aged 15 years old at the time, had been apprehended by the police, covered in blood and in possession of a weapon after it-even warned the forces of the order. The officer then spoke to confirm her identity. "The level of danger you represent is still high", he estimated, addressing the teenager. The parents of the victim, meanwhile, had taken place inside the court.
  • Trump Organization walks away from struggling Trump SoHo hotel

    Trump Organization walks away from struggling Trump SoHo hotel

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    Donald Trump , Ivanka Trump, Alex Sapir, and Eric Trump attend the Trump Soho Launch Party on September 19, 2007. The SoHo hotel was also central to some legal issues for the Trumps, as the president's children, Don Jr. "We recognize and sincerely appreciate their contributions to this exceptional asset and the strong working relationship we have with the Trump Organization ", CIM Group vice president of hotels Bill Doak said in a statement.
  • Crusader For Justice Kim Kardashian Launches Attorney in Cyntoia Brown Case

    Crusader For Justice Kim Kardashian Launches Attorney in Cyntoia Brown Case

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    She said she snorted cocaine with Cut-throat and that he sexually abused her and forced her to prostitute herself so they would have money to live. Derri Smith, CEO of End Slavery Tennessee, said in a statement Wednesday that Brown does not deny killing Allen, but is asking for her sentence to be changed to second-degree murder.
  • President Trump wishes United States soldiers a happy Thanksgiving

    President Trump wishes United States soldiers a happy Thanksgiving

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    Trump also spoke directly to a Marine Corps unit serving in Iraq , thanking them for their efforts against the Islamic State (IS) terror organisation. 'For each of you I know it is hard for you to be away from home at this time of year'. Trump praised the airmen and told them that they and other service members serving the nation are "very, very special people to me, and to everybody in this country".
  • Woman accused of mailing explosives to Gov. Abbott, Pres. Obama

    Woman accused of mailing explosives to Gov. Abbott, Pres. Obama

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    The package sent to Obama was intercepted in screening. "It means that the victim that opens the package has to take certain action for it to detonate", the investigator added, local news outlet Click2Houston reported . Federal investigators say they were able to connect Poff to the packages using pieces of the shipping labels, and also matched cat hair found in the box mailed to President Obama with her cat.
  • Hyderabad gears up for PM Narendra Modi, Ivanka Trump visit

    Hyderabad gears up for PM Narendra Modi, Ivanka Trump visit

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    Daughter & advisor to US President Donald Trump , Ivanka, will travel within the city in her special bullet proof vehicle and her proximity security will be taken care by the US Secret Service. Golconda Fort remains closed for visitors from 27 itself. Commenting on Ivanka's itinerary, which has been kept under wraps for security reasons, he said that she will attend a few sessions at the GES on Novembe 29 morning.
  • UK Labour Party Suspends Lawmaker over Misconduct Claim

    UK Labour Party Suspends Lawmaker over Misconduct Claim

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    He had initially been placed under investigation after Labour received complaints last week about his conduct. It refused to give details of the allegation, but insisted all complaints of sexual harassment would be taken "extremely seriously".
  • Woman rescued from path of oncoming train in Melbourne

    Woman rescued from path of oncoming train in Melbourne

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    A man believed to be known to the woman initially tried to rescue the woman after she jumped onto the tracks, but he could not get her up. Three police officers rush to help her and manage to pull her up only seconds before a train comes rushing into the station.
  • Ayushmann Khurrana to romance Sanya Malhotra?

    Ayushmann Khurrana to romance Sanya Malhotra?

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    He will next be seen in the thriller " Shoot The Piano Player " directed Sriram Raghvan. "Our this year release film Bareilly Ki Barfi has got a good response at the box office". On the other hand, Ayushmann too expressed his excitement about collaborating with Junglee Pictures again and also spoke about how he had enjoyed his previous experience of working with them.
  • SC asks Bombay HC receiver to auction Sahara's Aamby Valley property

    SC asks Bombay HC receiver to auction Sahara's Aamby Valley property

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    The court had on July 25 given green signal to official liquidator, appointed by it, to initiate proceedings for its auctioning by inviting bidders. Representing SEBI , advocate Pratap Venugopal had submitted that the project "had adopted subterfuge methods to avoid auction of the property".
  • Donald Trump Preemptively Turns Down TIME's 2017 Person of the Year

    Donald Trump Preemptively Turns Down TIME's 2017 Person of the Year

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    Trump was TIME's person of the year in 2016, after beating Hillary Clinton in the presidential election. The entity featured, though, is not always seen in the larger public light as a positive influence. Trump has also falsely claimed he holds the record for appearances on the magazine's cover, according to the Associated Press. The President hasn't been interviewed by a major news organization besides Fox News since May.
  • Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge enter marital bliss

    Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge enter marital bliss

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    The party was attended by his close friends and family members. In the same evening, they threw a grand party in which cricketers and B-Town were present. The duo has rarely spoken much about their relationship in public. "Personal space is not for discussion", Sagarika had told Mid-day in February. Sagarika and Zaheer indeed look like they are made for each other in these clicks.
  • Chancellor fails to fully fund NHS funding

    Chancellor fails to fully fund NHS funding

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    If he hadn't done that the chancellor and the Treasury would have taken the NHS more seriously and given it more money. "We need the government to ensure that NHS England's GP Forward View, including £2.4bn extra a year for general practice and 5,000 more Global Positioning System, will be delivered in full as a matter of urgency".
  • Russian authorities approve Uber tie-up with Yandex.Taxi

    Russian authorities approve Uber tie-up with Yandex.Taxi

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    The deal, which will combine their operations in 127 cities in Russian Federation and nearby countries, is expected to close in January. It said the anti-monopoly regulator in Belarus had also approved the deal while a decision by the Kazakh regulator was pending.
  • Finnish food giant Fazer first to launch insect bread

    Finnish food giant Fazer first to launch insect bread

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    Each loaf contains about 70 crickets and costs €3.99 (£3.55), compared with €2-3 for a regular wheat loaf. From today, supermarkets in Finland will offer insect-added bread , the Finnish newspaper Helsingin Sanomat writes, quoted by RIA Novosti.
  • Stock on Trader's Radar: American Eagle Outfitters (AEO)

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    There were 35 sold out positions, amounting to 5.05 million shares. The company saw 4.6 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. American Eagle Outfitrs now has $2.61 billion valuation. If you are viewing this story on another site, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA and worldwide trademark & copyright law. The correct version of this report can be viewed at ...
  • Asaduddin Owaisi flays Bhagwat, says RSS assuming itself to be 'Supreme Court'

    Asaduddin Owaisi flays Bhagwat, says RSS assuming itself to be 'Supreme Court'

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    As the negotiations are on to resolve the contentious issue of building Ram temple at the disputed Ayodhya site, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has reiterated that the temple will be built at the same spot. It is not a populist declaration but a matter of our faith. "It will be built using the same stones and under the leadership of people who fought for it for the last 20-25 years", Bhagwat had said.
  • Cuba expresses Support for North Korea

    Cuba expresses Support for North Korea

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    Some diplomats said Cuba was also one of the few countries that might be able to convince North Korea to move away from the current showdown with the United States that threatens war. Ri met his Cuban counterpart Bruno Rodriguez this week and the ministers denounced U.S. Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla spoke of the importance of respecting "peoples' sovereignty, independence and free determination".
  • A tiger escapes from a circus in Paris and is shot dead

    A tiger escapes from a circus in Paris and is shot dead

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    The alarm was raised at 5.50pm, when local rail announcers on line T3a said "a tiger is on the loose, please vacate the station". But a witness said the tiger caused "intense panic" in the streets of the French capital. The tiger is thought to have escaped the Bormann circus, which had set up a marquee nearby ahead of several performances. With the target cornered, the owner was reportedly able to take two shots and neutralize the big cat.
  • Ghana joins the world to commemorate anti-gender violence campaign

    Ghana joins the world to commemorate anti-gender violence campaign

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    The 2015-2016 demographic health survey states that 21 percent of women in Malawian are victims of all sorts of violence with sexual harassment as the most common one. "The rates in which Pacific women face physical and sexual violence throughout their lifetime is very high", Ms Ali said. She said the campaign urged governments all over the world, development partners, civil societies, traditional rulers, the media, individuals and the general public to address the structural causes of ...
  • Woman Raises Over $290000 For Homeless Veteran Who Saved Her

    Woman Raises Over $290000 For Homeless Veteran Who Saved Her

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    A man she called "Johnny" came up to her vehicle, told her to lock her doors, and spent his last $20 to buy her gas. He had used his last $20 to help Kate make it home safe. "God, that's awesome", he said. "That changes my life". Since then over 10,000 people have donated, and nearly $300,000 has been raised. People talk about Philly ...
  • Wednesday forecast: sunny, high 58 with wind gusts up to 20 miles per hour

    Wednesday forecast: sunny, high 58 with wind gusts up to 20 miles per hour

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    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Saturday Night: Clear - low around 36 with northwest wind around 5 miles per hour, calm in the pm. Friday , mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Satuday night , partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Sunday: Partly sunny with highs in the upper 50's. Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
  • China left in shock after 'needle abuse' of Nursery school pupils

    China left in shock after 'needle abuse' of Nursery school pupils

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    On Thursday, several parents gathered outside the kindergarten to protest. Parents told local media they had discovered needle marks on their children's bodies in recent days, and also circulated photographs online. RYB shares slumped nearly 40 percent in premarket trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, nearly wiping out all of the 44 percent rise in the stock since its IPO in September.
  • Arrestan a cerca de 20 personas en Venezuela tras fuga de Ledezma

    Arrestan a cerca de 20 personas en Venezuela tras fuga de Ledezma

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    Además agregó: "Este tipo de cosas son de lamentar". Tras la salida del país del Alcalde Metropolitano Antonio Ledezma , el Gobierno Nacional ha desatando una ola de detenciones arbitrarias contra funcionarios y exfuncionarios de la Alcaldía Metropolitana creando en la misma un clima de zozobra entre los trabajadores, quienes manifiestan su preocupación por la situación del Ayuntamiento.
  • Black Friday mall brawl breaks out in Alabama shopping center

    Black Friday mall brawl breaks out in Alabama shopping center

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    Reports of gunfire quickly spread on social media, but authorities said reports of shots fired were not confirmed and no one was shot. While Czekelba claimed the brawl wasn't sale-related, other reports explained the fight happened because one woman mistakenly hit a child with a shoe.
  • People seen fleeing Oxford Circus Tube station as police respond to 'incident'

    People seen fleeing Oxford Circus Tube station as police respond to 'incident'

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    Transit authorities say the station is being evacuated. "We continue to respond to an incident at Oxford Circus", a spokesperson said. Officers are on scene and dealing. Greg Owen, 37, from London, said: "I was next to the tube station and everyone started screaming and shouting and then a flood of people came up the stairs".
  • Turkey says Trump told Erdogan weapons won't be supplied to Kurdish YPG

    Turkey says Trump told Erdogan weapons won't be supplied to Kurdish YPG

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    Cavusoglu also said that Russia, Iran and Turkey would decide jointly who would attend Syrian peace talks. Although the Trump election was initially welcomed by the Erdogan government, tensions have risen over a number of issues. Cavusoglu said Trump relayed his decision during a telephone conversation between the Turkish and USA leaders on Friday. A US decision to arm the fighters soured relations between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies.
  • Sheena Bora murder case: Indrani playing victim card, says Peter

    Sheena Bora murder case: Indrani playing victim card, says Peter

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    In his brief response to Indrani , Peter has said, "The application moved by Indrani is with an ulterior motive to malign my reputation and to cause prejudice against me". He also said that the case diary relates to an earlier case registered under the Arms Act against Mr. Rai before the Sheena murder case. She said Mukerjea might have committed the crime out of "greed and ill-will".
  • CBI's charge sheet in PMT scam raises questions on STF's probe

    CBI's charge sheet in PMT scam raises questions on STF's probe

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    The CBI, which is investigating complaints of a slew of irregularities in the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MP-PEB) during the period between 2012 and 2013 which collectively are called the Vyapam scam , filed its chargesheet in the special CBI court with regard to malpractices during the pre-medical test (PMT) conducted by the board in 2012 on Friday.
  • Lotte Confectionery to take over Havmore Ice Cream

    Lotte Confectionery to take over Havmore Ice Cream

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    The company also manufactures 150 kinds of products from two plants and sells them through about 30,000 dealers. Havmor is now the fifth largest ice-cream player in the country and has around 8 per cent share in India's Rs4,000 crore organised ice cream market.