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Esteri Cyber-Attack: US blames North Korea for WannaCry
Author: 0 Cyber-Attack: US blames North Korea for WannaCry

The decision to call out North Korea for the WannaCry cyberattack is significant because the US has only on rare occasions called out other nations for orchestrating cyberattacks. Baik Tae-hyun, spokesman of South Korea's Unification Ministry, which deals with matters related to North Korea, said Monday that the Seoul government was examining whether the North was behind hacking attacks on a cryptocurrency exchange in June.

Esteri PM Narendra Modi attends wedding reception of Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma
Author: 0 PM Narendra Modi attends wedding reception of Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma

Both Virat and Anushka wore outfits designed by the Sabyasachi (the same designer who outlines their wedding dress). The Virushka reception is taking place at The Taj, Delhi, as you read this right now. Later, Anushka will also accompany Virat on the South Africa tour. The couple kicked off the second-leg of their wedding celebrations in Virat's hometown New Delhi which will be reportedly attended by former Team India players and Bollywood stars.

Esteri UN's de Mistura - Next Syria peace talks in Geneva in January
Author: 0 UN's de Mistura - Next Syria peace talks in Geneva in January

Russian envoy Vladimir Safronkov said his country abstained from the vote because cross-border deliveries were intended as a temporary solution when mandated in 2014. "We think it is important to gradually roll down this rudimentary scheme which has worked for Syria's division", he said. Russian Federation has used its veto 11 times at the council to thwart action directed at its Syrian ally.

Esteri Companies' shares soar after adding 'Blockchain' to their names
Author: 0 Companies' shares soar after adding 'Blockchain' to their names

Technical stock analysts may use a combination of different time periods in order to figure out the history of the equity and where it may be headed in the future. More notable recent Long Island Iced Tea Corp . CCI is an indicator used in technical analysis that was designed by Donald Lambert. There is no guarantee that when share prices reach a 52 week low, the stock will begin to trade higher - it could break down to an even lower level.

Esteri United States condemns Houthi ballistic missile firing
Author: 0 United States condemns Houthi ballistic missile firing

The coalition tightened its blockade after a missile fired by the Houthis came close to hitting Riyadh's global airport. Thousands of people have lost their lives since Saudi Arabia and its allies joined the fight launched by Yemeni government against the Houthi rebels in 2015, triggering what the United Nations has termed as the world's worst humanitarian crisis.

Esteri International Monetary Fund says Brexit has weakened United Kingdom economy
Author: 0 International Monetary Fund says Brexit has weakened United Kingdom economy

Speaking in London at the launch of the Fund's annual assessment of the United Kingdom economy, Ms Lagarde, insisted the IMF's pre-referendum warnings and forecasts had been broadly vindicated. Business investment has also been weaker than would be expected amid a global economic recovery. The IMF said there were a number of risks to its forecast, led by Brexit .

Esteri Congress must admit Gujarat rout, stop claiming victory in defeat: BJP
Author: 0 Congress must admit Gujarat rout, stop claiming victory in defeat: BJP

The Congress will hold a three-day "chintan shivir" to introspect on the reasons behind its failure to reach the halfway mark in the Gujarat Assembly elections, results of which were declared on Monday. The party workers were demoralised and the party had a weak organisation, and above all it was fighting against the ruling BJP in Modi-Shah's stronghold.

Esteri Trump threat over United Nations vote
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Trump's statement, delivered at his last cabinet meeting of the year, followed a letter from the American ambassador to the UN, Nikki R. Haley, in which she warned that the USA would take note of any country that votes in favour of the measure.

Esteri Nikki Haley Lays Down Law To UN On Anti-US Jerusalem Vote
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According to Nikki Haley , US' ambassador to the United Nations, President Trump and the US will take this vote personally. U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley vetos an Egyptian-drafted resolution regarding recent decisions concerning the status of Jerusalem , during the United Nations Security Council meeting on the situation in the Middle East, including Palestine, at U.N.

Esteri Jailed Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'eligible for early release'
Author: 0 Jailed Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'eligible for early release'

The Hampshire mum is serving a five-year sentence over allegations, which she strongly denies, of plotting to overthrow the Iranian government. Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe was arrested in Tehran in April 2016 while travelling there with her toddler daughter, Gabriella.

Author: 0 European Union court sides with taxis in Uber ruling

The decision could have far-reaching implications for the so-called gig economy that involves technology firms matching customers to often self-employed service providers. The EU ruling is separate from a string of ongoing legal challenges Uber has faced around Europe and the world, including in Britain. Wednesday's case centered on UberPop, an cheap ride-hailing service in several European cities that allowed drivers without a taxi license to use their own cars to pick up passengers.

Author: 0 Jewish groups welcome ANC's decision to downgrade embassy in Israel

The proposal comes ahead of a UN General Assembly vote today on a resolution urging President Donald Trump to rescind his decision recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital. "We demand more of these measures, whether by parties, states or institutions, in the face of unjust American and Israeli policies against the Palestinian people, their land and holy sites".

Esteri Europe's Top Court Rules Uber Is A Transportation Company
Author: 0 Europe's Top Court Rules Uber Is A Transportation Company

Uber's effort to stay outside of the scope of European Union regulation as a transport company has failed, and now it's facing much stricter regulation. Uber is a transport service, according to Europe's top court, a decision that is a massive blow for the firm. Opinion: I'm a fan of uber and I now use it over hailing a taxi and I know that my choice affects the livelihoods of others while helping others.

Esteri North Korea denies US WannaCry cyberattack accusation
Author: 0 North Korea denies US WannaCry cyberattack accusation

The cyberattack crippled hospitals, banks and other companies worldwide, including parts of the UK's National Health Service. WannaCry came to a screeching halt thanks to enterprising work by a British hacker named Marcus Hutchins, who discovered that the malware's author had embedded a "kill switch" in the code.

Esteri Injured After SUV Plows Into Crowd In Australia
Author: 0 Injured After SUV Plows Into Crowd In Australia

Pedestrians hit by auto in Melbourne . The alleged driver of the vehicle and a second man were arrested at the scene. "Following the Flinders Street incident in Melbourne , all players and management have been accounted for and are safe", said an European Central Bank spokesman.

Esteri China's Ride-Sharing App Didi Raises $4 Billion in New Funding
Author: 0 China's Ride-Sharing App Didi Raises $4 Billion in New Funding

With its new funds, Didi said it will employ more new energy vehicles in its service networks, as part of its efforts to transform the auto and transport industries. The deal came after the People's Bank of China, the nation's central bank, said a year ago that it would control the number of third-party payment licenses issued, making them highly sought-after.

Esteri New PDP Faction Emerges With Secretariat In Asokoro
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He said their intimidation will not stop the PDP from taking over from the center in 2019. We hereby declare that the era of impunity, imposition and manipulation of our party's internal election process is dead and buried. We must be ready to compromise on personal agenda where necessary as well as make sacrifices for the greater good of the party. "As a party in opposition, we must be ready to forgo certain deserving privileges for the good of the party".

Esteri Quake in Tehran Kills 2, Injures 100
Author: 0 Quake in Tehran Kills 2, Injures 100

The epicenter of the quake was near the towns of Malard and Meshkin Dasht, state media said, adding that it was also felt in Alborz, Qazvin, Qom, Gilan, and Markazi provinces. Two powerful earthquakes have hit Iran in as many months; one in the west of the country, which killed hundreds of people and another less powerful quake in the southeast, near the city of Kerman.

Esteri Dead After Philippine Ferry Sinks In Rough Seas
Author: 0 Dead After Philippine Ferry Sinks In Rough Seas

Coastguard boats, navy vessels and fishing boats rescued 166 people, including many who were floating in the rough sea, Balilo said. He said the coastguard were coordinating a massive rescue operation that included military helicopters and sea vessels.

Esteri Seoul: Another North Korean Soldier Defects to South
Author: 0 Seoul: Another North Korean Soldier Defects to South

Speaking to Al Jazeera from Seoul , Se-Woong Koo, a political analyst and publisher of Korea Expose, a news magazine, said North Korea's economic situation is prompting soldiers and citizens to risk their lives by leaving the country. "Today a North Korean soldier defected through our military's general outpost in the centre-western region", Roh said. "A joint probe into the details of their identities is under way".

Esteri Embattled Clearwater Sen. Jack Latvala resigns amid sexual misconduct allegations
Author: 0 Embattled Clearwater Sen. Jack Latvala resigns amid sexual misconduct allegations

Other witnesses said Latvala is known to make grunting or growling sounds aimed at woman, and a lobbyist said she was touched her in an unwelcome manner three or four times. The report also said Latvala might have violated public-corruption laws because of allegations that he told a lobbyist he would support legislation if she engaged in sexual acts.

Esteri Financial Times: Trump to Label China Strategic 'Competitor'
Author: 0 Financial Times: Trump to Label China Strategic 'Competitor'

Moscow issued its own denunciation moments later. The president also repeated his criticism of the nuclear deal between Iran and major world powers. Similarly Donald Trump, during his November visit to Beijing, praised Chinese president for the "huge" trade deficit between the two largest economies.