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Trump announces 'heaviest ever' North Korea sanctions

Trump announces 'heaviest ever' North Korea sanctions The Swedish women are among the sport's dominant powers, with five medals - three gold - in the six Olympics since curling joined the Winter Games. Mr Kim Hyung Soo, 54, defected to South Korea in 2009 with his son, a skier who competed in the North Korean national league. [Full Article...]

Will not spare anyone, Modi says days after looters fled the country

Will not spare anyone, Modi says days after looters fled the country Ahead of the National Science Day on February 28, the PM said that science and technology are value neutral. "Hence, human objectivity becomes important". Modi recalled that emphasis on "Waste to Energy" and "Waste to Wealth" was laid in this year's budget as well. "We are taking forward the "Swacch Bharat" initiative through the'GOBAR-Dhan' (Galvanising Organic Bio-Agro Resources) initiative", he... [Full Article...]

Pakistan to be placed on terror-financing watch list

Pakistan to be placed on terror-financing watch list Feeling relieved by the decision, Foreign Minister of Pakistan, Khawaja Asif tweeted: Our efforts paid, FATF Paris 20 Feb meeting conclusion on U.S. The FATF session was being held to review proposals that included, among other things, putting Pakistan back on a list of countries which have failed to prevent terrorist financing. [Full Article...]

BJP demands Tharoor's apology for 'dog analogy'

BJP demands Tharoor's apology for 'dog analogy' Tharoor at a press conference on Friday in Shillong said the NPP was only posing as independent and that it was attached to the dog as a tail " that wags whenever the dog barks. "In Meghalaya they come here and say that you can eat whatever you like and in the rest of India they beat and even kill people on suspicious of having eaten beef", he said. [Full Article...]

Ivanka Trump at Olympics for politics, to back athletes

Ivanka Trump at Olympics for politics, to back athletes US officials said the president had discussed the action with Moon ahead of the announcement in Washington. In her remarks, Ivanka Trump said she was in South Korea to celebrate the Olympics and to reaffirm the USA commitment to a "maximum pressure campaign to ensure that the Korean Peninsula is denuclearized". [Full Article...]

UN Security Council approves 30-day Syria ceasefire

UN Security Council approves 30-day Syria ceasefire According to Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , a surge of rocket fire, shelling and air strikes have killed as many as 500 people since Sunday night. Russian Federation has blamed Nusra fighters, from al-Qaeda's former Syria branch, for provoking the situation in Ghouta. Russia, an ally of Syria's government, wanted changes. [Full Article...]

Woman fatally stabbed inside Winchester Public Library

Woman fatally stabbed inside Winchester Public Library A MA man armed with a hunting knife stabbed a 22-year-old woman to death at a public library in an unprovoked attack on Saturday and wounded a man who tried to come to her aid, a prosecutor said. The elderly man was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Ryan said during a press conference that Yao was known to police. The circumstances surrounding the stabbing, including the moti... [Full Article...]

Syria: UN approves 30-day ceasefire

Syria: UN approves 30-day ceasefire The government of Syria's troops has killed upwards of 500 commoners throughout seven days of a violent attack on a rebel enclave near Damascus . At least 335 civilians have been killed since Sunday in the besieged enclave of Eastern Ghouta near Damascus as regime forces intensified their bombardment of the site. [Full Article...]

The Walking Dead season 8, episode 9 Honor advanced preview

The Walking Dead season 8, episode 9 Honor advanced preview Speaking to HuffPost , he said: "Actually, what we ended up doing, after I got my eye shot out, we ended up switching the holster to my left pant leg". If fans can suspend their disbelief for the dead reanimating with a taste for human flesh, surely we can suspend our disbelief about Carl aiming with his shot-out eye. [Full Article...]

E-way to be implemented from April 1

E-way to be implemented from April 1 Following a GoM meeting here on issues including the IT-related challenges in the GST regime, Mr. Modi said the e-way bill requirement for intra-state movement of goods worth over Rs 50,000 would be introduced in phases after looking into the response regarding the same. [Full Article...]

Woman attacked by shark at Sydney beach

Woman attacked by shark at Sydney beach The woman, who is aged in her 50s, was taken to St George Hospital where she is being treated for severe lacerations to one of her legs. The woman, aged in her 50s, was swimming at Congwong Beach, near La Perouse about 7:00pm when she was attacked by the shark . [Full Article...]

Trump Declares New Shipping Sanctions On North Korea

Trump Declares New Shipping Sanctions On North Korea Sixteen, mainly shipping companies, are based in North Korea, but five are registered in Hong Kong, two on the Chinese mainland, two in Taiwan, one in Panama and one in Singapore. "I thank you for hosting us all here tonight as we reaffirm our bonds of friendship, of cooperation, of partnership and reaffirm our commitment to our maximum pressure campaign to ensure that the Korean Peninsula is denu... [Full Article...]

Student voices lead calls for gun control

Student voices lead calls for gun control He also criticised the Federal Bureau of Investigation - a United States security service - for missing signs before the shooting , after it admitted it had failed to act on information about the suspected gunman. "How are we supposed to feel safe again?" A separate walkout was scheduled for April 20 in honor of the victims of the shooting almost two decades ago that left 13 people dead at C... [Full Article...]

Latvian financial supervisor says no 'panic' from ABLV bank

Latvian financial supervisor says no 'panic' from ABLV bank Latvia is ready to mitigate any ripple effects from ABLV Bank's difficulties but would not save the lender if it failed, the country's finance minister told Reuters on Friday, adding that she did not presently see any sign of broader instability. [Full Article...]

Delta, United are latest to cut NRA ties

Delta, United are latest to cut NRA ties Rather than just following the standard post-mass shooting script, Parkland students are firing back at right-wing conspiracy theorists and forcing ineffectual, NRA-sympathetic senators like Marco Rubio into an embarrassing defensive crouch . [Full Article...]

Florida governor calls for gun ban for mentally ill, buyers under 21

Florida governor calls for gun ban for mentally ill, buyers under 21 Scott's plan hinges on gun laws, school safety and mental health. "We are determined that our students never again experience these all too common shootings", Florida Education Association President Joanne McCall said in a statement . [Full Article...]

Messi meets Fabregas after Chelsea vs Barcelona Champions League Match

Messi meets Fabregas after Chelsea vs Barcelona Champions League Match Many. The decision to play without a recognised striker provided an opening for Willian , who only played the last 10 minutes of Chelsea's last Premier League game against West Bromwich Albion. We are talking about Barcelona . Jose Mourinho's side have turned in two less than convincing performances so far this week, most recently delivering a masterclass in underwhelming football on Wednesd... [Full Article...]

Strong to severe storms possible both Saturday and Sunday

Strong to severe storms possible both Saturday and Sunday The good news is the line of storms will be in a weakening phase as it impacts our area and the main upper air support lifts north. We've already had several reports of gusty winds 30-40 miles per hour around the area and as the front pushes through we'll feel the temperature drop pretty quickly into the mid 50s. [Full Article...]

Trump says armed school officer in Parkland didn't 'love the children'

Trump says armed school officer in Parkland didn't 'love the children' The push to make schools safer came as the local sheriff's office released details of almost two dozen visits to the residences of Nikolas Cruz , the 19-year-old behind the assault at Marjory Douglas Stoneman High School in Parkland , Florida. [Full Article...]

Ex-Austrian chancellor part of Manafort lobbying - politician

Ex-Austrian chancellor part of Manafort lobbying - politician Recently, Rick Gates, a former adviser for Donald Trump , made a decision to plead guilty and help the investigation. The indictment in Virginia was the second round of charges against Gates and Manafort, who were initially charged last October with unregistered lobbying and conspiring to launder millions of dollars they earned while working on behalf of a pro-Russian Ukrainian political part... [Full Article...]


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