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Esteri Saudi Arabia 'intercepts missile over Riyadh' as Yemen rebels claim responsibility
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia 'intercepts missile over Riyadh' as Yemen rebels claim responsibility

Houthi rebels also fired a missile towards Riyadh on November 6, as tensions in the Middle East soared. The rebels said that the target was Al Yamama Palace, the official residence of King Salman. It comes amid expectations of recapturing the strategic port city of Hodeidah by the country's internationally-backed government forces in the next days.

Esteri Taxes to rise for $75000-under earners by 2027
Author: 0 Taxes to rise for $75000-under earners by 2027

House Republicans on Monday unveiled an $81 billion disaster aid package to help hurricane-ravaged communities and states hit by wildfires, nearly double the amount requested by President Donald Trump . The new version keeps the cap while allowing the deduction to be used for sales and income taxes as well. This legislation proves that Washington is, indeed, the "swamp" President Donald Trump described during the campaign.

Esteri Central Intelligence Agency helping Russian Federation prevent terror attack 'outstanding example of cooperation'
Author: 0 Central Intelligence Agency helping Russian Federation prevent terror attack 'outstanding example of cooperation'

The foiled attack was to have been carried out on Kazansky Cathedral, in Russia's second city of St. Petersburg, and on other locations in the city where large numbers of people gather, the Kremlin statement said. Law enforcement agencies said the suspects had been using the messaging app Telegram to communicate with Islamic State leaders outside Russian Federation.

Esteri Rohingya refugees to start returning to Myanmar from January, say officials
Author: 0 Rohingya refugees to start returning to Myanmar from January, say officials

Myanmar's army burned down dozens of Rohingya homes within days of signing a refugee repatriation deal with Bangladesh, showing the agreement was a mere "public relations stunt", Human Rights Watch said on Monday. Responding to global pressure, Aung San Suu Kyi's civilian government inked an agreement with Bangladesh in late November to start the repatriation of Rohingya refugees within two months.

Esteri Henry delighted to be in Nigeria, rates Kanu as Nigeria's best player
Author: 0 Henry delighted to be in Nigeria, rates Kanu as Nigeria's best player

The former Barcelona striker, who is also expected to meet the "Be a Front Row Fan" winners; a consumer promotion of the company, also watched the West Brom v Manchester United EPL game at Landmark Event Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. He said, "You have to go through your struggle and come out of it as a victor". Kanu was an underrated player, so humble, nice guy, everything about him was positive.

Esteri Cardinal Nichols welcomes first woman Bishop of London
Author: 0 Cardinal Nichols welcomes first woman Bishop of London

To be given the opportunity to do that now in this vibrant world-city is a wonderful privilege'. The comments to journalists come after a conservative church in the capital hinted that it could break away from the Church of England unless the new Bishop of London is orthodox on sexuality.

Esteri Australian accused of aiding N. Korea
Author: 0 Australian accused of aiding N. Korea

AFP officers swooped on South Korean-born Chan Han Choi, 59, in Sydney on Saturday and charged him with brokering the sale of missile components and other goods between North Korea and worldwide groups. The man faces up to 18 years in jail if convicted. Police would not rule out further charges, and were probing other attempted commodity trades involving oil and gemstones, as well as investigating Choi's activities as far back as 2008.

Esteri No EVMs Tampered With in Gujarat Assembly Elections: CEC
Author: 0 No EVMs Tampered With in Gujarat Assembly Elections: CEC

Patel alleged that the voting machines in Surat, Rajkot and Ahmedabad were tampered with as the margin there was very less. "I congratulate the BJP which has won by tampering with the EVMs". Ahmedabad collector, Avantika Singh said that if any clarification is to be issued than it will be issued by the Election Commission. The EC chief said the questions raised about the tampering of the voting machines had already been answered, adding the voting was conducted by the VVPATs, which enabled ...

Esteri Pentagon Spent Millions on UFO Research
Author: 0 Pentagon Spent Millions on UFO Research

Even though the Department of Defense chose to defund the Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program in 2012, its backers say the program remains in existence, the Times reported . It investigated sightings by military pilots of flying objects that "maneuvered so unusually and so fast that they seemed to defy the laws of physics", Politico reported .

Esteri Two terrorists killed in Shopian gunfight, search operations underway
Author: 0 Two terrorists killed in Shopian gunfight, search operations underway

The intelligence reports said that about two to three militants were hiding in that house, police said. Khan said that the operation was launched after getting information regarding the presence of militants in the Shopian area. Jammu and Kashmir has been mired by the influence of militants, who have been disrupting the peace and quite of the valley for a long time. "The militants firing continued till morning which was replied by the forces".

Esteri Snow, sub-zero temperatures expected this week on BC's south coast
Author: 0 Snow, sub-zero temperatures expected this week on BC's south coast

A little snow is likely Thursday over the mainland coast as an Arctic front drops down from the BC Interior. Up to 40 centimeters is possible over the mountain passes. "Howe Sound and Whistler will get closer to 10 cm Tuesday". Much of the snow that falls Tuesday will probably melt on Wednesday. Cold air is expected through the end of the week, with temperatures on Friday dropping to minus 5 and minus 10 across the south coast during the day, with highs on Saturday just barely reaching the ...

Esteri Japan approves missile defense system amid NKorea threat
Author: 0 Japan approves missile defense system amid NKorea threat

Officials say they hope the systems are ready for operation by 2023. Japan formally decided on Tuesday it would expand its ballistic missile defence system with US -made ground-based Aegis radar stations and interceptors in response to a growing threat from North Korean rockets.

Esteri 12 killed in Saki Naka farsan shop fire
Author: 0 12 killed in Saki Naka farsan shop fire

The blaze spread very quickly and within minutes it gutted the entire shop and brought down its structure. According to initial reports, the fire broke out on the ground floor and intense heat and smoke trapped the twelve victims in the loft, which collapsed.

Esteri Cabinet committee discusses post-Brexit trade
Author: 0 Cabinet committee discusses post-Brexit trade

But, in appearing to set out her red lines for the discussions to come, Mrs May could be preparing the ground for a new battle with Brussels. Eleven Conservative MPs voted against the Brexit bill, delivering May an embarrassing defeat. Last week, European Union leaders agreed that talks could move onto phase two after progress had been made in regard to the divorce bill, citizens' rights, and the Irish border.

Esteri US Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware Attack
Author: 0 US Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware Attack

It can be viewed as a sort of advice that the U.S. administration should drop the adventurous and risky way of thinking and boldly make a U-turn in its policy toward the DPRK", the commentary read, referring to North Korea by an acronym for its official name-the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.

Esteri Twitter Starts Banning Extremists Under New Rules, Which Exempt Trump
Author: 0 Twitter Starts Banning Extremists Under New Rules, Which Exempt Trump

On Monday, following the company's announcement and suspension of accounts run by and associated with Britain First , a far-right group that believes white Christian civilization is under attack from Islam, other conservative leaders and self-identifying members of the alt-right took to Twitter to decry the company's new rules as an effort to "purge" and censor them.

Esteri The Pentagon's secret UFO-hunting program
Author: 0 The Pentagon's secret UFO-hunting program

The program yielded documents describing sightings of unidentified flying aircraft that apparently moved very fast with no visible sign of propulsion or hovered with no apparent means of lift, the Times said. navy fighter jets from the aircraft carrier Nimitz off the coast of San Diego in 2004. Since 2017 is coming to an end it's now time to ask you, our dear UG community, to name this year's best achievements in music.

Esteri USA vetoes UNSC resolution criticising its Jerusalem decision
Author: 0 USA vetoes UNSC resolution criticising its Jerusalem decision

Even the US' closest geopolitical allies - Japan, Britain, and France - voted in support of the draft. Introducing the resolution, Egypt's Permanent Representative Amr Abdellatif Aboulatta said that the USA decision violated Council resolutions on the status of territories occupied by Israel and also the UN Charter which prohibits annexation of territories.

Author: 0 There Are No Banned Words — CDC Director

An HHS official did not respond to any additional questions. HHS spokesman Matt Lloyd said Monday that employees had misinterpreted the directive. One of Trump's lawyers said in a letter to congressional leaders that Mueller had improperly received the emails, prompting a rare statement from Mueller, who defended his actions as part of an ongoing criminal investigation.

Esteri Zimbabwe defence force chief retires, seen being elevated to VP
Author: 0 Zimbabwe defence force chief retires, seen being elevated to VP

Mnangagwa made three generals members of the ruling ZANU-PF party's executive Politburo on Friday. Army Commander Phillip Sibanda will succeed Chiwenga as defence forces chief, the statement said. On the other hand, the Zimbabwe Republic Police are expected to fully take over their responsibilities and perform according to their constitutional mandate and Client Service Chatter.

Author: 0 Senior Honduran official rejects OAS call for fresh…

U.S. Senator Ben Cardin, the top Democrat on the Foreign Relations panel, said in a statement he supported the call for a new free, fair and transparent election, and called for all sides to refrain from violence, accusing the Honduran security forces of using live ammunition against protesters.

Esteri Syria's Assad Meets Russian Official, Calls US-Backed Militias 'Traitors'
Author: 0 Syria's Assad Meets Russian Official, Calls US-Backed Militias 'Traitors'

A US -led worldwide coalition against Islamic State has given military support to the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias that now controls almost a quarter of Syria. The civil war in Syria has killed some 400,000 people and driven millions more from their homes since it began with a state crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in March 2011.

Esteri US Vice President postpones trip to Middle East until January
Author: 0 US Vice President postpones trip to Middle East until January

As vice president, Pence presides over the Senate and would cast a tie-breaking vote in the case of a tie. Earlier, Pence delayed his visit to Israel and Palestine this past Thursday after Palestinian officials cancelled plans to meet him, according to Israeli media reports.