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People Malaysia general election 2018
Author: 0 Malaysia general election 2018

Some 15 million voters have been registered to vote at the election and 222 parliamentary seats are being contested. Voters in the multi-ethnic country have become increasingly disillusioned by divisive racial politics, the rising cost of living and graft scandals.

People Pompeo arrives in NKorea to finalize Trump-Kim summit
Author: 0 Pompeo arrives in NKorea to finalize Trump-Kim summit

South Korea's presidential office said the Chinese government notified Seoul about the Xi-Kim meeting in advance. Pompeo, who met Kim in Pyongyang about a month ago while still director of the Central Intelligence Agency for exploratory contacts about a possible summit, left Washington on Monday night with a delegation of senior officials, bound first for Japan, then North Korea .

People Trump Hates the Iran Nuclear Deal-Americans Don't Agree
Author: 0 Trump Hates the Iran Nuclear Deal-Americans Don't Agree

Talks to keep the accord intact collapsed over the president's insistence that sharp limits be kept on Iran's nuclear fuel production after 2030. " France , Germany and the United Kingdom regret the US decision to leave the JCPOA". In Tehran , Rouhani sought to calm nerves, smiling as he appeared at a petroleum expo. USA pressure on Tehran is unlikely to deliver the results Washington hopes to achieve, Ryabkov stressed, adding that "the whole experience of working on JCPOA ...

People NC superintendent doesn't want schools closing so teachers can attend protest
Author: 0 NC superintendent doesn't want schools closing so teachers can attend protest

Lynch confirmed that teachers can request leave to attend the rally and said the school district hasn't adopted any policy changes specifically addressing this event. After Durham's announcement last week, WRAL News repeatedly asked the superintendent's office for comment, including whether he supports the protest and schools' decision to close and if he would be attending.

People Syria says it has downed two Israeli missiles near Damascus
Author: 0 Syria says it has downed two Israeli missiles near Damascus

Syrian state-run media said Israel struck a military outpost near the capital Damascus on Tuesday, saying its air defenses intercepted and destroyed two of the incoming missiles. According to unconfirmed reports , was attacked military targets belonging to Iran. In an interview late final month, Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman vowed to strike at any try by Iran to ascertain a "army foothold" in Syria .

People Australia high court rules against senator as citizenship crisis widens
Author: 0 Australia high court rules against senator as citizenship crisis widens

Independent MP Rebekha Sharkie has resigned from parliament in the wake of a High Court ruling that disqualified Labor senator Katy Gallagher over her dual citizenship status at the 2016 election. The five justices all concurred that there was no such irremediable impediment for Gallagher. "It has been an absolute honour to hold elected offices".

People Murders spark violence in Mahe
Author: 0 Murders spark violence in Mahe

The RSS worker was hacked to death allegedly by a Marxist gang in an act of retaliation for the murder of the CPI (M) leader. Senior CPI-M legislator E.P. A CPI (M) local leader named Babu Kannippyil was hacked to death by unidentified assailants on Monday night. According to them, the latest incidents prove that the peace meets held after the murder of Youth Congress leader Shuhaib by CPI (M) killers in February have been a farce.

People Jinnah portrait row: Aligarh Muslim University postpones examinations till May 12
Author: 0 Jinnah portrait row: Aligarh Muslim University postpones examinations till May 12

Violence broke out inside the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) campus last week as the row over the portrait of Pakistan's founder Muhammad Ali Jinnah escalated. But rejecting his appeal, AMU student union leaders today made it clear that their dharna would continue till their demands are met. The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has been tense since May 2 when right wing miscreants entered the varsity campus and allegedly tried to attack former Vice President Hamid Ansari .

Author: 0 Joel Embiid, Marcus Morris exchange barbs after chippy Game 4

The two received matching technical fouls in the second quarter after Embiid tried to rip the ball away from Rozier, who had just committed an offensive foul. I wake up every morning not anxious about nobody, no man on this Earth. Embiid said their height difference prevented Rozier from connecting. He didn't have the same problem in Game 3 on Saturday, when he had 18 points, seven rebounds three assists and no turnovers.

People Cordray, DeWine win their primaries in OH governor's race
Author: 0 Cordray, DeWine win their primaries in OH governor's race

Ultimately, DeWine was endorsed by the Ohio Republican Party and consolidated support behind his campaign. He defeated fellow frontrunner Dennis Kucinich , according to unofficial results from the Associated Press. A former consumer watchdog under President Barack Obama pushed into the final days of an unexpectedly close Democratic gubernatorial primary in OH against an ex-congressman with a catchy populist slogan.

People Chris Froome off the pace again
Author: 0 Chris Froome off the pace again

The Giro reached Italian soil in Sicily after three days in Israel and a rest day, and Wellens was tipped as a favourite for the stage. Canada's Michael Woods and Italy's Enrico Bataglin were second and third respectively, and given the same time.

People In Result 2018 10th 12th Declared To Be Today
Author: 0 In Result 2018 10th 12th Declared To Be Today

Over 28 lakh students had appeared for the examinations conducted by the CBSE, and of these, a total of 11,86,306 candidates registered for class XII examination. If the latest reports are to be believed then the board has made all the required arrangements and will declare the results on scheduled time. For further details, students must visit the official websites.

People Chattanooga Police officers bicycle 250 miles to honor fallen officers
Author: 0 Chattanooga Police officers bicycle 250 miles to honor fallen officers

Mayor Bob Buckhorn and Chief Brian Dugan, along with the Tampa Police Memorial Committee, will pay tribute to all fallen officers and their family members at 10 a.m.in front of One Police Center. The group also operates an Officer Down Memorial Page that tracks officer casualties in all 50 states. They are joining a nationwide fundraiser called the 'Law Enforcement United's Road to Hope'.

People Six Pets Rescued in Two Rivers Apartment Fire
Author: 0 Six Pets Rescued in Two Rivers Apartment Fire

The cause is under investigation. No one was hurt. Orono police and the Mound Fire Department, which provides service for the tiny suburb on Lake Minnetonka, responded to fire alarms sounding about 9:45 p.m. The exterior fire was quickly extinguished but was then found to have spread to a space between the first and second floors, which was then put out.

People Peers vote to remove exit date from Government's flagship Brexit bill
Author: 0 Peers vote to remove exit date from Government's flagship Brexit bill

But Shadow Foreign Secretary Ms Thornberry sowed confusion this morning when she told the Today Programme Labour did not want to leave the existing arrangement. The House of Lords has rejected the central pillar of the Theresa May's Brexit policy, voting for an amendment that would keep the United Kingdom in the European single market.

People Putin says Russian Federation to diversify its state reserves
Author: 0 Putin says Russian Federation to diversify its state reserves

Vucic added that he perceived it as an extraordinary honor to be the first foreign statesman to meet with Putin at the start of his new, fourth term in office, and after his inauguration on Monday. The prime minister is the No. 2 official in the Russian hierarchy, holding responsibility for the economy and answering to the president. "I believe my duty and the meaning of my entire life is doing everything for the sake of Russia; for its peaceful and prosperous present and future; for the ...

People Deaths Reported In Congo As Ebola Outbreak Confirmed
Author: 0 Deaths Reported In Congo As Ebola Outbreak Confirmed

Ebola is endemic to the DRC, which has battled the disease nine times since the virus was first identified in 1976. Last week, officials in Equateur province reported more than 20 cases of hemorrhagic fever - 17 fatal - to the national government in Kinshasa , sending five clinical samples for testing.

People Modi says Congress not focusing on women's security
Author: 0 Modi says Congress not focusing on women's security

She was then to be admitted at a Delhi hospital. Addressing a rally in poll bound Karnataka, Modi said: "BJP believes in "Rashtra Bhakti" and serving the society". For the Congress government, women's safety is not a priority, he said. "We are going to the people telling them that they have seen both BJP and Congress in power for full terms".

People Iran says ready for any scenario if Trump exits nuclear deal
Author: 0 Iran says ready for any scenario if Trump exits nuclear deal

But European cosignatories to the deal are hoping they can convince the United States to remain in the agreement if they commit to addressing U.S. Israel has traded blows with Iranian forces in Syria since February, stirring concern that major escalation could be looming. The United States does not allege that Iran is breaking the terms of the agreement, but says the accord itself does not permanently end Tehran's controversial nuclear programs, stop missile tests or end bellicose ...

People North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits China, meets with Xi Jinping
Author: 0 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits China, meets with Xi Jinping

The meeting between Xi and Kim comes as the North Korean leader prepares to hold a historic summit with U.S. President Donald Trump . Kim recently said he would abandon his country's nuclear weapons if the United States agrees to end the Korean War and promises not to invade, a South Korean official said after the historic North-South summit last month.

People Nigerian President Making Four-Day Medical Trip To Britain
Author: 0 Nigerian President Making Four-Day Medical Trip To Britain

He also met his doctor last week during a stopover to refuel in London on the way back from the US. The statement, issued by Buhari's spokesman, Garba Shehu , disclosed that "the Doctor requested the President to return for a meeting which he agreed to do".

People Syrian TV Reports Israeli Attack Near Capital of Damascus
Author: 0 Syrian TV Reports Israeli Attack Near Capital of Damascus

Iran has promised to hit again in opposition to Israeli-led assaults aimed toward Iranian outposts in Syria. A spokeswoman for the IDF said it was a "specific call-up based on need". That rhetoric has escalated in recent weeks and has coincided with Trump hinting that he would leave the deal - a decision he officially announced on Tuesday.

People New Hampshire becomes fourth state to impose Medicaid work rules
Author: 0 New Hampshire becomes fourth state to impose Medicaid work rules

Kansas was one of five states, all led by Republicans, that requested lifetime limits. "We are committed to helping more people get into the workforce, as it is critical not only for individuals but also for our economy as a whole", Sununu said in a statement , thanking Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma and lauding New Hampshire's policy as "the most robust work requirement in the nation ".

People Early release for Israel soldier who killed wounded Palestinian
Author: 0 Early release for Israel soldier who killed wounded Palestinian

Azaria's 14-month prison sentence was slashed by a third in March, after a parole board accepted his plea for early release on account of good behavior. The government said in a statement following its weekly cabinet meeting that the early release of Azaria after serving only nine months of his sentence that Israel "concealed most of its crimes and field execution by Israeli soldiers against Palestinians, including women and children, without putting them to justice".

People Facebook to ban all foreign ads relating to abortion referendum
Author: 0 Facebook to ban all foreign ads relating to abortion referendum

Facebook will no longer accept any advertisements related to the upcoming abortion referendum if they are coming from advertisers based outside Ireland. They also came under fire after Cambridge Analytica, which worked on Donald Trump's U.S. election campaign, sustained severe criticism over its use of data gathered from millions of Facebook profiles.

People Cohen allegedly paid by Russian oligarch
Author: 0 Cohen allegedly paid by Russian oligarch

Daniels, an adult film star whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, says she had an affair with Trump more than a decade ago. The Ukraine-born Vekselberg is the founder and president of Russia's largest conglomerate, the Renova Group, which has enabled him to become one of the country's wealthiest men-worth an estimated $13.5 billion as of 2015.

People Nissan sounds death knell for diesel
Author: 0 Nissan sounds death knell for diesel

Diesels make up less than 10 percent of sales of Toyota cars in Europe. France has pledged to ban the sale of diesel and petrol cars from 2040, while some cities in Germany are set to ban older diesels. Interestingly, earlier sources reported that Nissan will cut hundreds of jobs at its plant in Sunderland , the largest vehicle plant in the United Kingdom because of falling demand for diesel models in Europe.

People Pelosi Calls Ad Saying She'll Raise Taxes 'Accurate'
Author: 0 Pelosi Calls Ad Saying She'll Raise Taxes 'Accurate'

Nine Democrats are running to vie for the seat being left open by retiring Rep. Carol Shea-Porter (D., N.H.), but not one said they would vote to make House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) speaker next year. "I don't think that that really had that much impact on the race", Pelosi said at a press conference after the special election. Most any politician knows that when you are asked whether you want to "raise taxes", the next words out of your mouth probably shouldn't be "Yes".

People Why Did Benjamin Netanyahu Serve Shinzo Abe Dessert In A Shoe?
Author: 0 Why Did Benjamin Netanyahu Serve Shinzo Abe Dessert In A Shoe?

He also posted another picture, this time of the shoe, saying: "Chocolate selection from the world. This is disrespect of the first order". He also declined to comment on whether putting a shoe filled with food or drinks on a dining table where a Japanese leader is sitting is acceptable in Japanese culture .

People Rahul Gandhi expresses his aspiration to become PM in 2019
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi expresses his aspiration to become PM in 2019

He reminded Gandhi that after he became Congress vice president , "his party lost 13 states and after he took over as party president, it has lost five states and Karnataka will be the sixth one". Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday served a Rs 100-crore legal notice on Prime Minister Narendra Modi , BJP President Amit Shah and party's state unit chief B.S.

People Trade, Terror, and Teasing: Trump Weighs in on International Policy on Twitter
Author: 0 Trade, Terror, and Teasing: Trump Weighs in on International Policy on Twitter

Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., who says he's undecided. That puzzled some of her critics who think Trump's comment won't help, and could even hamper efforts to woo Democrats' support . Later, she argued in favour of destroying almost 100 videotapes of interrogation sessions, saying the identity of the interrogators may leak out and endanger them.