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Salute Ireland's Varadkar accused of 'disrespecting' Brexit vote
Author: 0 Ireland's Varadkar accused of 'disrespecting' Brexit vote

Mr Varadkar's visit to Belfast comes after a week of vocal exchanges over Brexit. Mr Varadkar had said he would not design a border for Brexiteers but DUP MP Jeffrey Donaldson said that "megaphone diplomacy from Dublin" would not sort out the border issue.

Salute Separatist in talks with Pak anti-nationals: ED
Author: 0 Separatist in talks with Pak anti-nationals: ED

To this, the judge asked him not to turn the court into a television studio, and instead argue the case based on its merits. The ED sought the extension of Shah's custody on the ground that huge amounts of money were deposited in the account of a hotel in which Shah allegedly owns 25% stake and that money was being used for terror funding through various hawala channels.

Author: 0 Huckabee Blasts 'Globalist' Flake's Criticism of GOP for Supporting Trump

Stating the obvious when you have the power to do so much more is what passes for political courage these days. And that by walking away from its role as a check and balance on Trump, Republican leaders are putting party before country. "He ultimately urges the GOP to express their opposition to Trump if he "'plays to the base' in ways that damage the Republican Party's ability to grow and speak to a larger audience".

Salute Toyota to take 5 percent stake in Mazda: Nikkei
Author: 0 Toyota to take 5 percent stake in Mazda: Nikkei

Toyota President Akio Toyoda and Mazda President Masamichi Kogai will hold a joint news conference as early as Friday to announce the deal, the paper said, without citing its sources. Toyota is aiming to fully enter the EV market by 2020 and Mazda aims to start selling EVs in the United States in 2019. The capital tie-up will make it possible for Toyota to expand its group of auto makers.

Salute For the First Time, Most of Harvard's Incoming Class Is Non-White
Author: 0 For the First Time, Most of Harvard's Incoming Class Is Non-White

The Boston Globe reports that 50.8% of the incoming freshmen class are from minority groups, up from last year's 47.3%. But with the Department of Justice now investigating a discrimination complaint against the school, Harvard and its diverse array of students have been thrust into the national spotlight.

Salute Sleek new design for 2018 Nissan LEAF
Author: 0 Sleek new design for 2018 Nissan LEAF

That should help keep it more stable at high speeds, and Nissan says the Leaf will also be less susceptible to being tossed around by crosswinds. Nissan say their engineers were inspired by airplane wings to create the idea shape, "enabling a symmetric air flow that helps it slice through the air for a smoother, more efficient journey".

Salute LL Cool J to become Kennedy Center's first hip-hop honoree
Author: 0 LL Cool J to become Kennedy Center's first hip-hop honoree

For her part, Estefan posted an Instagram message that reads, "Little did I imagine when my parents brought me as a toddler to the United States from Cuba, in order to be able to raise me in freedom, that I would be receiving one of this nation's greatest honors.

Salute Canavan citizenship furore could be weeks away from resolution
Author: 0 Canavan citizenship furore could be weeks away from resolution

Australian politicians are not eligible to be elected to Parliament if they hold dual or plural citizenship. Minister Matthew Canavan has quit, claiming was unaware he also holds Italian citizenship. Whether or not, this issue will affect many of Senator Canavan's ongoing projects and initiatives, still remain unknown at this time. "However given the uncertainty around this matter, I will stand aside until this matter is finally resolved", Canavan said.

Salute DoJ's Civil Rights Division to Target Affirmative Action
Author: 0 DoJ's Civil Rights Division to Target Affirmative Action

Proponents and opponents of the reported new probe told the Times that it was clearly going after admissions programs that can give members of generally disadvantaged groups, like African-Americans and Latino students, an edge over other applicants with comparable or higher test scores.

Salute Two men charged over Sydney plane terror plot
Author: 0 Two men charged over Sydney plane terror plot

Little has been confirmed officially but authorities have said the plot involved plans to "bring down" an aircraft using an "improvised device". A fourth man, 50-year-old Abdul Merhi, was released without charge on Sunday night. "Etihad is complying fully with the enhanced security measures at airports in Australia and monitoring the situation closely", it said. "With assistance from the ISIL commander, the accused assembled the IED into what we believe was a functioning IED to be ...

Salute Sara Netanyahu grilled in fraud probe
Author: 0 Sara Netanyahu grilled in fraud probe

Benjamin Netanyahu is suspected of having committed bribery, fraud and breach of trust, Israeli police have confirmed. Since the allegations surfaced, Israeli Prime Minister has vehemently denied any wrongdoing, describing extensive media coverage of routinely leaked investigation details as "a witch hunt".

Salute Trump demands Senate not give up on health care; Senate gives up
Author: 0 Trump demands Senate not give up on health care; Senate gives up

Lamar Alexander (R-TN), the Chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee. But, skittish senators sought reassurance from Speaker of the House Paul Ryan that the lower chamber would not pass the " skinny repeal " as it stood because the Congressional Budget Office predicted it would throw 30 million Americans off the health insurance rolls.

Author: 0 Trump to give 'big announcement' in West Virginia

During last year's election, despite running as a Democrat, Justice frequently trumpeted his friendship with Trump and his family. The president promised a big announcement was coming at the West Virginia rally. Justice's switch probably isn't good news for Sen. Trump later claimed that the head of the Boy Scouts called him to say that this was "the greatest speech that was ever made to them".

Salute Nigerian Airports fully ready for Hajj Operation- NAHCON
Author: 0 Nigerian Airports fully ready for Hajj Operation- NAHCON

Meanwhile, religious affairs ministry yesterday warned of legal actions against private hajj tour agencies responsible for visa complications of pilgrims. Of them, 46,792 pilgrims have received visas while 47,476 others are yet to get those, he added. He, however, blamed the Religious Affairs Ministry and Hajj agencies for the situation.

Author: 0 No link between IT raids and Gujarat polls: Jaitley

The BJP is on an unprecedented witch-hunt just to win one Rajya Sabha seat, tweeted Patel, who is Congress president Sonia Gandhi's political adviser. "Attempt was made to bribe legislators in Gujarat; when everything failed, a frustrated BJP Govt now resorting to IT raids on Congress". This is intriguing because Congress has more reason to worry if its Gujarat MLAs vote NOTA.

Salute Only 37.7 per cent Pakistani mothers practice exclusive breastfeeding: WHO-UNICEF report
Author: 0 Only 37.7 per cent Pakistani mothers practice exclusive breastfeeding: WHO-UNICEF report

Breastfeeding Week is observed in the first week of August to focus attention on the promotion and support of breastfeeding. "What we are trying to say through our movement is that breastfeeding is natural", says Wahida. The health ministry further added that to improve the scope of initial breastfeeding rates, there are plans to have lactation management centres in public hospitals.

Author: 0 Trump blames Congress for 'all-time low' in Russian Federation ties

Although he added that "I nevertheless expect to honor" the waiting periods, he did not commit to it. "Yet, despite its problems", he added, "I am signing this bill for the sake of national unity". Last month was a big one for lawmakers who were hoping to prevent President Trump from taking his friendly relationship with Vladimir Putin and the Russians too far.

Salute Man kills self outside Chinese consulate in US
Author: 0 Man kills self outside Chinese consulate in US

There were no fatalities in the incident except for the shooter himself and no one was injured. There are 6 bullet holes in the consulate building, with 1 on the metal address plate of the building, 2 on the facade near surveillance cameras and 3 in the windows.

Salute Court lets Dem states defend Obama ozone pollution rule
Author: 0 Court lets Dem states defend Obama ozone pollution rule

Schneiderman welcomed the federal Environmental Protection Agency's withdrawal last night of Administrator Scott Pruitt's illegal delay of the designation of areas impacted by unhealthy levels of ground-level ozone (known as smog) - which is critical to protecting New Yorkers and Americans from risky pollution and its public health impacts.

Salute Rockstar Are Being Sued Over Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Character
Author: 0 Rockstar Are Being Sued Over Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Character

They are working to defend the Miss Cleo brand, which they stated to have invested over $100 million in over the years. Vice City was released 15 years ago and included a character called Auntie Poulet. We will vigorously defend ourselves with regard to this matter", Rockstar said in response to the challenge. The suit claims it's because Rockstar continues to make money from re-releases of the game on mobile and through the PS2 Classics program on PS4.

Salute Not wearing back seat belts proving to be deadly
Author: 0 Not wearing back seat belts proving to be deadly

The issue takes on special importance given the popularity of ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft, plus taxicabs, where customers are more likely to go unbelted than in their own vehicles, says Jessica Jermakian, an IIHS senior researcher who co-authored the study.

Author: 0 Russian Federation reserving right for more retaliatory steps on US

Congress overwhelmingly approved the legislation last week, passing a measure those conflicts with the Republican president's desire to improve relations with Russian Federation. "The President is not happy about the sanctions, yet he could not but sign the bill". Now, with Russian Federation expelling an unprecedented number of people from the USA embassy, Trump has literally nothing critical to say about the diplomatic affront from the foreign adversary, but the American president can't ...

Author: 0 GTA 6 is possibly already in production

Moving on from GTA Online goodness, before we get into the boring figures, Take-Two reiterated its upcoming release slate and a few extra points. GTA Online has become such a massive success that we now expect them to replicate this same model to their other upcoming games (including Red Dead Redemption 2 ), and this has fans anxious.