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Donald Trump brands Kim Jong Un a 'madman' Donald Trump brands Kim Jong Un a 'madman'
- September 23, 2017

Earlier this month, North Korea conducted its most powerful nuclear test to date, drawing stiffer United Nations sanctions . "Tolerance for this disgraceful practice must end now". The executive order Trump inked just ahead of the lunch enhances Treasury Department authorities to target individuals who provide goods, services or technology to North Korea, Trump said. (more...)
Brexit transition period to last two years: British PM Brexit transition period to last two years: British PM
- September 23, 2017

She is likely to commit Britain to continue paying into the European Union budget in return for continued access to its tariff-free market for a limited period, according to multiple British media reports . and Canada. She said stakeholders should not "start from the false premise there is no pre-existing regulatory relationship between us". "We would want to make an ongoing contribution to pay our fair share of the costs involved", she added. (more...)
Tremor Detected from Area near N. Korean Nuclear Site
- September 23, 2017

The United Nations agreed fresh sanctions - including the textiles and petroleum restrictions - in response. North Korea in past months has been stepping up the aggressiveness of its nuclear and missile tests. In a statement on Friday, Kim responded by calling the U.S. head of state "mentally deranged" and a "dotard" who would " pay dearly " for his comments - triggering Trump to describe him as a "madman". (more...)
China to limit oil exports to North Korea China to limit oil exports to North Korea
- September 23, 2017

He added: "Of course, it's going to take months for the impact of these sanctions to be felt, but certainly banning imports of North Korea textiles will hurt the regime because textiles provides what the regime really needs most right now, which is hard currency". (more...)
In Defiance to US, Iran Unveils New Missile During Parade In Defiance to US, Iran Unveils New Missile During Parade
- September 23, 2017

Iran will strengthen its missile capabilities and not seek any country's permission, President Hassan Rouhani said on Friday rejecting demands from U.S. Rouhani once again reiterated Iran's full commitment to the landmark 2015 nuclear accord with six world powers, called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). (more...)
Cuomo, Velázquez head to Puerto Rico to aid in hurricane recovery
- September 23, 2017

Teams will conduct damage assessments of the island's generation, transmission and distribution system, the governor's office said, prioritizing restoration and rebuilding work and coordinating works between NY and Puerto Rico-based utilities as well as federal agencies including the Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency and Department of Energy. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen corrects Ivanka Trump Chrissy Teigen corrects Ivanka Trump
- September 23, 2017

Writer Meg Zukin caught the eye of Teigen, as she shared a snap of herself holding five. Within 10 minutes Chrissy had enough banana submissions for her bread and closed the search. He responded: "Yes and I approve. My dog is brown and I can dress is in a banana costume.". The request sounded so absurd that she had to assure people she was not kidding. (more...)
Mattis: Diplomacy still leads in effort to denuclearize N. Korea Mattis: Diplomacy still leads in effort to denuclearize N. Korea
- September 23, 2017

When asked whether it was possible that such nukes might be deployed to the Korean Peninsula, Mattis said the two sides had " discussed the option ", but declined to elaborate. Amid calls for the United States and Japan to shoot down such missiles, Mattis said there was no need to do so because they were not a direct threat. (more...)
Ex-Leicester boss Pearson happy with OH Leuven chance Ex-Leicester boss Pearson happy with OH Leuven chance
- September 23, 2017

Speaking, per the BBC , about Pearson's reappointment under King Power International, Chief Executive Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha said: "Nigel is an incredibly good manager with a wealth of knowledge, good people skills and a strong winner's mentality". (more...)
Drunk man reportedly forced 8-year-old to chauffer him around Drunk man reportedly forced 8-year-old to chauffer him around
- September 23, 2017

The caller told dispatchers there was a small child operating the vehicle, according to the complaint. Darlington Police say Kevin Cook forced the girl into his auto on September 3rd and told her to drive toward Ohio. Arriving officers said Cook was so drunk that he couldn't finish a sobriety test. A woman there said Cook regrets what happened, and said the 8-year-old is a relative of his girlfriend. (more...)
Kenya's Supreme Court criticises IEBC electoral commission Kenya's Supreme Court criticises IEBC electoral commission
- September 23, 2017

Kenya's Supreme Court on Wednesday criticised the election board for failing to verify official results of last month's presidential election before announcing them but stopped short of saying there was rigging. "No accountability, no election", Wetangula said. "The (board) can not therefore be said to have verified the results", she said. In 2013, the Supreme Court dismissed his petition. (more...)
Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN)
- September 23, 2017

Wall Street is only getting more bearish on the stock, with 2 of analysts who cover WIN having a buy-equivalent rating. The company was downgraded on Friday, August 5 by Raymond James. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece of content was originally published by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. (NASDAQ:WIN) rating on Tuesday, August 8. (more...)
Church calendar for Saturday, Sept. 23 Church calendar for Saturday, Sept. 23
- September 23, 2017

Sunday service. The guest speaker will be Bro. The Men's Day service is at 4 p.m.at the Emery Mack Varrie I campus, 395 Jakway Ave. Pastor Tommy Smith of Devout Praise will be the guest speaker . The church is located at 380 Indian Creek Road, Huntsville. The theme is "Created to Serve". David Riggs will be the speaker for the His Hands Extended Devotional at Garden Plaza, 3500 Keith St., on Wednesday at 7 a.m. (more...)
3.4 magnitude natural disaster possibly triggered by nuclear test hits North Korea 3.4 magnitude natural disaster possibly triggered by nuclear test hits North Korea
- September 23, 2017

Kim and Trump have been trading insults this week amid mounting tension between the USA and North Korea. In a statement, the administration said that the quake was recorded at a depth of zero kilometres at around 8:30 am GMT close to North Korea's nuclear test site. (more...)
Alliance for Social Justice sweeps students' union election at University of Hyderabad Alliance for Social Justice sweeps students' union election at University of Hyderabad
- September 23, 2017

The elections were held at a time when the UoH hit the headlines following the suicide of research scholar Rohith Vemula previous year, and the students were protesting against the Justice Roopanwal Commission report attributing his death to personal reasons and declaring him as a non-Dalit. (more...)
North Korean leader: Trump is 'mentally deranged' North Korean leader: Trump is 'mentally deranged'
- September 23, 2017

Trump mocked Kim as a "rocket man" on a suicide mission in his United Nations speech, which was his most direct reference to military action so far against the North, which conducted its sixth and largest nuclear test on September 3, reports Reuters . (more...)
China, Russia begin drills near North Korea China, Russia begin drills near North Korea
- September 23, 2017

The official Xinhua news agency said the joint exercises will take place between Peter the Great Bay, just outside of the Russian far eastern port of Vladivostok, not far from the Russia-North Korea border, and into the southern part of the Sea of Okhotsk, to the north of Japan. (more...)
Rouhani: Iran to boost missile capabilities Rouhani: Iran to boost missile capabilities
- September 23, 2017

Iranian military experts and technicians have in recent years made great headways in manufacturing a broad range of indigenous equipment, making the armed forces self-sufficient in the defense sphere. On Friday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani vowed that Iran would boost its ballistic missile capabilities despite United States criticism. "We will not seek permission from anyone to defend our country", Rouhani said in a speech broadcast on state television. (more...)
Inaugural run of Mahamana Superfast Express train gets delayed Inaugural run of Mahamana Superfast Express train gets delayed
- September 23, 2017

Earlier, the Prime Minister laid the foundation stone for toilet under his government's cleanliness campaign Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in the presence of CM Yogi in Shahanshahpur and inaugurated a newly-constructed gaushala (cowshed). The Prime Minister also said that "Swachhta" has to become " Swabhav " and it's our collective responsibility. Our government has the same dream that a poor has for its next generation. (more...)
PCB announces Test squad for series against Sri Lanka PCB announces Test squad for series against Sri Lanka
- September 23, 2017

Wahab Riaz has been added back to the team for the, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq said when he announced the squad for the Test series against Sri Lanka in a press conference on Thursday. Uncapped batsman Usman Salahuddin could get his chance of a Test debut and there is also a call for left-arm fast bowler Mir Hamza, who has been a prolific wicket-taker in domestic cricket. (more...)
USA envoy Haley says Trump 'not happy' with Iran nuclear deal USA envoy Haley says Trump 'not happy' with Iran nuclear deal
- September 23, 2017

According to the top American diplomat, the agreement has a very concerning shortcoming that the President has mentioned as well, and that is the "sunset clause", where one can nearly set the countdown clock to when Iran can resume its nuclear weapons programmes, its nuclear activities. (more...)
Full Text of Kim Jong Un's Statement as Published by KCNAWatch Full Text of Kim Jong Un's Statement as Published by KCNAWatch
- September 23, 2017

South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who addressed the UN General Assembly, said sanctions were needed to bring Pyongyang to the negotiating table, but Seoul was not seeking North Korea's collapse. "Rocket man should have been handled a long time ago", the president said at a rally in Alabama, appearing to suggest that past American presidents - Bill Clinton, George W. (more...)
China reiterates calls for S.Korea to remove THAAD China reiterates calls for S.Korea to remove THAAD
- September 23, 2017

SIPRI says that as of January 2017 the United States, Russia, Britain, France, China, India, Pakistan, Israel and North Korea together had about 14,935 nuclear weapons, down from 15,395 a year earlier. Washington had initially sought a full oil embargo, but softened its stance to secure backing from Russian Federation and China, the North's sole ally and main trading partner. (more...)
Karti went overseas, closed many accounts: CBI to SC Karti went overseas, closed many accounts: CBI to SC
- September 23, 2017

Now, the Court said Karti Chidambaram can not leave the country for now as the court will hold a further hearing on the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) plea on October 4. Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing on behalf of Karti, objected to Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta's submissions that the CBI be allowed to place before the bench the documents in a sealed cover. (more...)
Mexico quake rescuers race to free girl, other survivors Mexico quake rescuers race to free girl, other survivors
- September 23, 2017

But it was the rescue operation at the Enrique Rebsamen school, where at least 21 children and four adults perished in Tuesday's quake, that was seen as emblematic of Mexicans' rush to save survivors before time runs out. On Wednesday evening, first responders continued an eight-hour effort to rescue a student named Frida Sofia, Mexico's education minister told Televisa. (more...)
US, Mexican elections threat to prolonged NAFTA talks US, Mexican elections threat to prolonged NAFTA talks
- September 23, 2017

David MacNaughton, Canada's ambassador to the USA, acknowledged Friday that the clock is ticking on the talks overall - and that negotiators won't be able to take a passive approach if they want the best deal possible. These facts are why U.S. Trade Representative Robert E. Lighthizer announced that two major objectives for NAFTA are raising the total NAFTA content requirement and raising the U.S. (more...)
N Korea may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific N Korea may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific
- September 23, 2017

They mark a rare direct intervention by the North Korea leader, who usually lets his deputies issue statements . He said Trump had insulted his country in the eyes of the world, and threatened to "surely and definitely tame the mentally deranged United States dotard with fire". (more...)
US warplanes stage fly-over amid tensions with North Korea
- September 23, 2017

President Donald Trump, while addressing the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday, warned Kim Jong Un that he would not survive an attack by the United States: "The United States has great strength and patience, but if it is forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea". (more...)
Delhi fashion designer Rohit Bal held after brawl with neighbour Delhi fashion designer Rohit Bal held after brawl with neighbour
- September 23, 2017

The incident happened on Thursday night at Bal's Defence Colony residence. DCP (south) Ishwar Singh said they received a complaint from one Iqbal Singh, who alleged that Bal, along with Lalit Kumar, Ramesh and Pramod, forcibly entered his house. (more...)
MUGABE WATCHES: Trump And Kim Call Each Other Mad MUGABE WATCHES: Trump And Kim Call Each Other Mad
- September 23, 2017

Last month, when the standoff between North Korea and the U.S. over Pyongyang's ballistic missile and nuclear weapons programs reached its peak, Trump threatened Kim with " fire and fury the world has never seen". Trump responded on Twitter , obviously. "It could be the most powerful detonation of an H-bomb in the Pacific", Ri explained . During the rally, the U.S. (more...)