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Esteri CBI to take over Bihar NGO scam probe
Author: 0 CBI to take over Bihar NGO scam probe

As per reports in India Today, Tejashwi demanded resignations of both Nitish and Modi for their alleged involvement in Srijan scam for their alleged involvement in Srijan scam. To a question whether the Congress was aware of the scam when it was in power in the state with the JD (U ) and the RJD and if yes, why it did not talk about it, Tewari rebutted the same and said the party was "not privy to it".

Esteri French President Macron's make-up expenses draw scrutiny
Author: 0 French President Macron's make-up expenses draw scrutiny

She works on the president before every public appearance. "He thinks nothing of spending thousands on himself, at a time when he is just about to start cutting jobs". The monthly bill $11,000 made people to ask the question, how much the first lady Brigitte is spending on makeup? Macron's aides said that his cosmetics bill was expected to decrease and that other French presidents had spent about the same for makeup services.

Esteri Russian nuclear-capable bombers fly near N Korea
Author: 0 Russian nuclear-capable bombers fly near N Korea

The Russians violated South Korea's air defense identification zone, known as KADIZ, but did not enter the country's airspace on Wednesday, according to Seoul. Russia, which shares a border with North Korea , said the joint military drills that began Monday increase the already high tensions in the region.

Esteri White House: Trump 'Committed' to Building Wall
Author: 0 White House: Trump 'Committed' to Building Wall

Mr. Trump ran on building the wall and was elected president while pledging to build the wall, and he wasn't going to back down, said Mrs. Sanders. "Current and former Trump officials say Trump can react volcanically to negative press clips, especially those with damaging leaks, becoming engrossed in finding out where they originated".

Esteri Armenian is on USA sanctions' list — Newspaper
Author: 0 Armenian is on USA sanctions' list — Newspaper

While Ryabkov said that his government is in the process of formulating a response, he expressed the hope that "the voice of reason will prevail over time". The two companies based in Namibia are believed to be engaged in the dispatch of North Korean workers, the source said. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said that China calls on the United States to halt the "wrongful" practice of imposing unilateral restrictive measures against Chinese entities for their alleged ties with ...

Esteri Twelve dead after Muslim militants storm police posts
Author: 0 Twelve dead after Muslim militants storm police posts

Seven insurgents were also killed in a gunfight with the security personnel, the government said in a statement on Friday (25 August) morning. The update Friday afternoon also said some weapons had been taken from the police in the attacks.

Esteri New US policy will internationalize Kashmir dispute
Author: 0 New US policy will internationalize Kashmir dispute

Trump was uncompromising in his demand that Pakistan close the safe havens that the U.S. and Afghanistan have repeatedly accused them of allowing on their soil. According to Yusuf, people in both the USA and Pakistan do not want relations between the two countries to "rupture". On August 22, Trump backtracked from his promise to end America's longest war while pillorying Pakistan for offering safe haven to "agents of chaos".

Esteri Macau sifts through destruction left in Hato's wake
Author: 0 Macau sifts through destruction left in Hato's wake

Even as nearby Hong Kong shut down and closed financial markets for the day, Macau's authorities failed to raise a sufficiently high typhoon warning signal, critics said, leading many residents to go to work the same day the storm hit. Another 153 were listed as injured amid extensive flooding, power outages , and the smashing of doors and windows by the high winds and driving rain.

Esteri China support to Pakistan on regional, int'l issues reiterated
Author: 0 China support to Pakistan on regional, int'l issues reiterated

The participants reaffirmed Pakistan's resolve to protect its sovereignty and territorial integrity. "The committee observed that Pakistan had to manage the blow-back of a protracted conflict in Afghanistan that resulted in a deluge of refugees, flow of drugs and arms and, recently, terrorist safe havens in eastern Afghanistan", the foreign minister said, a statement said.

Esteri Thai Supreme Court issues arrest warrant for former Prime Minister
Author: 0 Thai Supreme Court issues arrest warrant for former Prime Minister

There was no evidence, however, that she had left Thailand . Yingluck comes from a wealthy and powerful family that has been at odds with Thailand's political establishment, according to Time . Thousands of people turned up outside the court anyway, along with thousands of police, who erected barricades around the court. "Yingluck, whose government was ousted in a 2014 coup, faces up to 10 years in prison if found guilty".

Esteri Students attacked at Australian National University in Canberra
Author: 0 Students attacked at Australian National University in Canberra

There have been reports that a baseball bat was used in the attack but police are yet to confirm that detail. The university released a statement saying a student entered an ANU tutorial room near the Copland Lecture Theatre and assaulted four other students around 9.15am.

Esteri Trudeau says steps to tackle spike in asylum-seekers yielding 'positive results'
Author: 0 Trudeau says steps to tackle spike in asylum-seekers yielding 'positive results'

Opposition politicians in Quebec have criticized the federal government's handling of the border crossers, some calling for Trudeau to suspend global agreements forcing Canada to accept people entering through illegal border points. In May, Rempel visited the Manitoba border community of Emerson, where hundreds have walked into Canada through fields before reporting themselves to police and filing asylum claims.

Esteri Actually, Obamacare will be available everywhere in 2018
Author: 0 Actually, Obamacare will be available everywhere in 2018

Ohio-based insurer CareSource will step up to provide health insurance coverage in Paulding County, Ohio, in 2018, the company and the state Department of Insurance announced Thursday . Even though all counties are now covered, consumers still face few or no choices in some places because of the pullbacks. More than 11,000 Ohioans purchase coverage through the health care exchange in those counties.

Esteri Hundreds of civilians killed since Raqqa offensive began, Amnesty says
Author: 0 Hundreds of civilians killed since Raqqa offensive began, Amnesty says

British Army Maj. Gen. Rupert Jones , the deputy commander for the USA -led coalition, told reporters Wednesday that coalition jets go to "extraordinary lengths" to minimize civilian casualties when conducting airstrikes. Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, the top US commander in the country, said the Pentagon was aware of the reports. "Thousands of civilians are trapped in a deadly labyrinth where they are under fire from all sides", said Donatella Rovera, Amnesty's senior crisis response adviser.

Esteri Pak wants trust, not financial aid, army chief tells USA envoy
Author: 0 Pak wants trust, not financial aid, army chief tells USA envoy

Pakistan's Ambassador to US Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry. "We have some leverage in terms of aid, their status as a non-NATO alliance partner - all of that can be put on the table", he further said. It has much to lose by continuing to harbor criminals and terrorists ... Pakistani officials have also been angered by Trump imploring rival India to play a greater role in reconstructing Afghanistan, warning a greater Indian role in Kabul could be a threat to regional peace.

Author: 0 Ghani signs decree for implementing strategic deal with US

While many experts view CPEC as China's ambitious plan to challenge USA strategic interests in Asia, others believe that America's role in the world is shrinking. It condemned state inflicted repression on the people of Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK) and reiterated Pakistan's continued diplomatic, political and moral support for their struggle for self determination.

Esteri Don't slap yourself on the face, China tells India
Author: 0 Don't slap yourself on the face, China tells India

As per a report published byHindustan Times, the Home Ministry under Rajnath Singh approved construction of a road from Marsimik La to Hot Spring. New Delhi has said it will not allow China to construct a motorable road up to the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction through the Doklam plateau.

Esteri Richard Linklater's New Iraq War Movie Will Make You Laugh and Cry
Author: 0 Richard Linklater's New Iraq War Movie Will Make You Laugh and Cry

Amazon Studios is not a dumb company. Last Flag Flying is actually a sequel to the 1970 Hal Ashby comedy-drama The Last Detail starring Jack Nicholson , in which two petty officers are tasked with escorting a young sailor to prison, but first decide to take him on one final bender.

Esteri Angolan election commission says ruling party has big lead
Author: 0 Angolan election commission says ruling party has big lead

The main opposition Unita party, which has reportedly received 24.04% of the vote, disputes the commission's count. The candidates running for the President of the Republic are João Lourenço (MPLA), Isaías Samakuva (UNITA), Abel Chivukuvuku (CASA-CE), Benedito Daniel (PRS), Lucas Ngonda (FNLA) and Quintino Moreira (APN).

Esteri Kofi Annan urges end to Rohingyas' rights crisis
Author: 0 Kofi Annan urges end to Rohingyas' rights crisis

Suu Kyi appointed the nine-person commission a year ago to seek a solution to ethnic strife in Rakhine State in the west of the country. Responding to the report, Phil Robertson, deputy Asia director at Human Rights Watch, said the recommendations "if fully implemented could bring the sort of progress that has been missing in Rakhine state for decades".

Esteri James Gunn to Reboot Starsky & Hutch
Author: 0 James Gunn to Reboot Starsky & Hutch

Bringing back old properties is the go-to move in entertainment these days and now Sony Pictures Television is getting in on the action. Director James Gunn relied on '70s rock for the soundtracks to the Guardians of the Galaxy movies, but now he's digging deeper into '70s pop culture for a Starsky & Hutch TV reboot .

Esteri Baby tiger cub found during border smuggling attempt
Author: 0 Baby tiger cub found during border smuggling attempt

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection said in a news release Thursday that the cub was found during a routine inspection of the auto at about 1:30 a.m. Border officers near San Diego, Calif . seized some unusual cargo this week: a baby tiger. Officials from the U.S. Attorney's office released Valencia on a $10,000 personal surety bond.

Esteri South African model challenges Grace Mugabe immunity after 'assault'
Author: 0 South African model challenges Grace Mugabe immunity after 'assault'

A South African model allegedly attacked by Grace Mugabe has challenged the government's decision to grant her diplomatic immunity. Mugabe is accused of attacking 20-year-old Gabriella Engels after the model went to see the Mugabes' sons, Robert and Chatunga, at the Capital 20 West hotel in Johannesburg's upmarket Sandton district earlier this month.