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'Foolish, Ugly and Hideous': Iran's Leader Slams Trump's 'Cowboy' Speech
- September 24, 2017

This may have been Mr. Trump's finest speech as president. "I don't think he knows what is in it, what it says , what it does and what it does not do". If Washington dumps an Iran deal which is already delivering on its aims, it would not just be an embarrassment for the USA and "belie the U.S.'s self-touted commitment to a rule-based global order", it will also send a signal that even if Pyongyang was willing to come to the discussion table, "the US could not be trusted to honor any deal ... (more...)
Jim Henderson's Black & Gold Breakdown: Week 3, Saints at Panthers Jim Henderson's Black & Gold Breakdown: Week 3, Saints at Panthers
- September 24, 2017

EST on your local FOX affiliate. Two teams with diametrically opposed records. But the defense quickly caved and allowed 10 quick points so that New Orleans went into the locker room down 30-13. "He is in a flawless role for them", Saints coach Sean Payton said . The problem is they need to score touchdowns on pretty much every possession to stay in the game because their defense is easier than a hungry Reno hooker with a hook hand. (more...)
One Terrorist Killed In Uri Sector, Hideout Busted In Hindwara One Terrorist Killed In Uri Sector, Hideout Busted In Hindwara
- September 24, 2017

One #terrorist killed so far, civilians evacuated, operations ongoing", another tweet read. A search operation has been on since Saturday night and the area has been cordoned off. Baramulla ( Jammu and Kashmir): Security Forces in Jammu and Kashmir gunned down one terrorist in Baramulla's Uri sector on Sunday. Meanwhile, in a separate incident security forces suffered casualties in the state. (more...)
Grupo Financiero Galicia SA (NASDAQ:GGAL) Lowered to Underperform at Santander
- September 24, 2017

Its revenue totaled $1.96 billion up 4.2% from the previous quarter. 02/16/2016 - Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. The company now has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of $44.50. The stock of Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (ADR) (NASDAQ:GGAL) reached all time high today, Sep, 20 and still has $51.15 target or 7.00 % above today's $47.80 share price. (more...)
Iqbal Kaskar admits speaking to Dawood Ibrahim four times Iqbal Kaskar admits speaking to Dawood Ibrahim four times
- September 24, 2017

Burner phones are prepaid phones that are used for a particular goal, and are disposed of once that objective is over. SIM boxes enable a caller to hide their identity and the number they are calling from. "Kaskar told us about Dawood's locations in Pakistan and about his frequent visits to Dubai from Pakistan for business purposes". Kaskar has also provided addresses of four residences of Dawood in Karachi, the officials said. (more...)
Kenya stripped of hosting rights for CHAN 2018 Kenya stripped of hosting rights for CHAN 2018
- September 24, 2017

A communiqué after the meeting said due to several delays CAF have chose to move the competition from the East African country. CAF also announced that Egypt has replaced Zambia as host of the 2019 Africa U-23 Cup of Nations, which doubles as qualification for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. (more...)
Presidente de México pide calma tras una Presidente de México pide calma tras una "dura y muy dolorosa" prueba
- September 24, 2017

El sismo coincidió con el 32.º aniversario del devastador terremoto de magnitud 8,1 que dejó miles de muertos en el país, publicó RT. Peña Nieto subrayó que las autoridades habrán de mantener las tareas de rescate "para buscar personas con vida debajo de los escombros " y que se trabaja en coordinación con la Jefatura de Gobierno de Ciudad de México . (more...)
China's August trade with North Korea surges after United Nations sanctions China's August trade with North Korea surges after United Nations sanctions
- September 24, 2017

The Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization, a watchdog group that works to end nuclear testing worldwide, said there were two seismic events Saturday in North Korea, neither of very large magnitude. Nuclear tests have earlier caused earthquakes in the Communist-dominant country. Lu gave no explanation but added, "in principle, China has always implemented the U.N. (more...)
China's call to support Iran nuclear deal echoed
- September 24, 2017

But this notion that somehow Iran is in violation of the spirit of the deal - there's no spirit of the deal. "Perhaps the technical aspects have (been met), but in the broader context the aspiration has not", Tillerson said. As long as Tehran continues to abide by the terms of the agreement, we should too, no matter how frustrated we are by its misbehavior in other areas. (more...)
J&K: Grenade attack near SBI branch in Sopore; Three injured J&K: Grenade attack near SBI branch in Sopore; Three injured
- September 24, 2017

Militants hurled the grenade at a Central Reserve Police Force ( CRPF ) camp near a State Bank of India branch. But the grenade exploded in the return throw, Two special police officers (SPOs) of Jammu and Kashmir Police and four civilians suffered minor injuries, a police officer said. (more...)
Backed fighters seize Syria's largest gas field from Islamic State Backed fighters seize Syria's largest gas field from Islamic State
- September 24, 2017

He added: "Fire points in those areas will be immediately suppressed with all military means". But the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , which tracks the war in Syria, says SDF fighters have not yet taken the Conoco gas field, saying fighting is ongoing outside it. (more...)
Mann Ki Baat; PM Shares Success Stories with Countrymen
- September 24, 2017

PM said that the world is coming to play on Indian soil, "so let's make sports a part of our daily lives". In his 30-minute long address, Modi expressed happiness over the tremendous response garnered by the "Swacchata hi Sewa" movement and hailed the role of both print and electronic media in bringing about a positive change among the people. (more...)
RaGa says all freedom fighters and Congress are NRIs RaGa says all freedom fighters and Congress are NRIs
- September 24, 2017

Gandhi's American tour was aimed both at projecting his leadership on a global stage and mobilising Indian Americans in support of his politics back home. Gandhi's call came during an interaction with NRIs at the iconic Times Square on Wednesday at the end of a two week-long speaking tour of the United States, which many say has helped raise his political profile and emerge from his usually reticent style. (more...)
Police lathicharge students at BHU for protesting against eve teasing Police lathicharge students at BHU for protesting against eve teasing
- September 24, 2017

A first-year student, who lives in the university hostel, was allegedly molested and grabbed by three bike-borne men just outside the BHU campus on Thursday evening. On Friday, a large number of students gathered at the main gate of the University and blocked the main gate. Later, when the student approached the guards along with her hostel mates, the guards allegedly responded with misogynist remarks and snubbed her for not being careful while moving alone in the dark. (more...)
Iran's Rouhani Hits back at Trump in UNGA Speech
- September 24, 2017

The Trump administration is mulling over the 2015 deal that curbs Iran's nuclear program, and now Iran appears to be testing the president by testing a ballistic missile. Iran denies its missile development breaches the resolution and says its missiles are not created to carry nuclear weapons. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday the nuclear deal between the Islamic Republic and six world powers is good and can not be renegotiated. (more...)
Pyongyang: Trump's a barking dog Pyongyang: Trump's a barking dog
- September 24, 2017

Ri was to give a speech at the U.N. General Assembly on Friday, according to Yonhap news agency. Resuming peace talks was just as much a part of the United Nations resolutions as enforcing sanctions, Wang said , according to a statement issued by China's foreign ministry late on Friday. (more...)
China to restrict oil exports to N.Korea China to restrict oil exports to N.Korea
- September 24, 2017

So far North Korea has been separately testing nuclear weapons and the ballistic missiles built to deliver them, rather than testing them together. When Haley was asked about Donald Trump's remark about USA responding " fire and fury ", the ambassador said that it was not an empty threat. A failed flight or an accidental detonation over Japan would likely trigger retaliation from Washington and Tokyo that might result in a nuclear war, he said. (more...)
North Korea earthquake detected, and Seoul says it's the real thing North Korea earthquake detected, and Seoul says it's the real thing
- September 24, 2017

He added that Kim's rare first-person statement could also have been aimed at North Koreans . The Pentagon said the flight was intended as a signal to North Korea that the USA does, in fact, have military options in place for responding to potential threats from Pyongyang . (more...)
Rajnath: Rohingya are illegal immigrants, not refugees - Today's Paper
- September 24, 2017

A total of 429,000 Rohingyas fled violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state since August 25, according to the Inter Sector Coordination Group, a coordinating body of the United Nations agencies, an estimate shared by other national and worldwide NGOs working on the Rohingyas. (more...)
North Korea hints at Pacific H-bomb test North Korea hints at Pacific H-bomb test
- September 24, 2017

Pyongyang in turn said it has prepared a military plan to fire missiles into the waters near Guam, home to major USA bases, but was putting the plan on hold as it monitored US behavior. Describing Trump as a " mentally deranged person full of megalomania ", Ri said the USA leader who "holds the nuclear button " posed "the gravest threat to global peace and security today". (more...)
Quake of magnitude 6.2 hit Mexico
- September 24, 2017

The new tremor sparked concern it could have caused heavy rubble on top of survivors awaiting rescue in the capital to shift - posing a danger both to those trapped and to rescuers. "I'm too scared to go home, I don't want to leave here and be alone, the aftershock frighten me", Tamayo said. "Once again, Mexicans have demonstrated that the strength of solidarity is much greater", the president's office posted in a tweet that included a video showing thousands of people involved in relief ... (more...)
Former security officials urge Trump to abandon Iran deal
- September 24, 2017

In August, he warned of "fire and fury" for Pyongyang as tensions escalated over its pursuit of nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles capable of hitting the continental U.S. The future of the accord, which caps Iranian nuclear activities in exchange for sanctions relief, has been at risk since Mr Trump took office in January. (more...)
Reneging on Iran deal a mistake Reneging on Iran deal a mistake
- September 24, 2017

According to the story, President Donald Trump hopes to tighten sanctions instead of abandoning the agreement hammered out two years ago. Mogherini appeared to object to President Trump's public criticism of the deal, saying: "The global community can not afford to dismantle an agreement that is working". (more...)
Iran nuclear deal cannot be renegotiated: Rouhani Iran nuclear deal cannot be renegotiated: Rouhani
- September 24, 2017

MICHELE KELEMEN, BYLINE: Unlike his predecessor, John Kerry, who often spoke to Iran's foreign minister, Secretary of State Tillerson is just getting to know Javad Zarif . His answer: "I've decided". The end of the Wednesday program was attending a press conference, and immediately afterwards, the president and his accompanying delegation left for New York's John F. (more...)
Rex Tillerson: Trump 'ultimately' decides North Korea military response Rex Tillerson: Trump 'ultimately' decides North Korea military response
- September 24, 2017

It is unusual for the North Korean leader to issue such a statement in his own name. The United States ramped up sanctions aimed at curtailing North Korea's nuclear weapons drive Thursday, as Kim Jong-Un vowed that Donald Trump's "deranged" threats would only toughen his resolve. (more...)
Rouhani says Iran will strengthen its missile capabilities Rouhani says Iran will strengthen its missile capabilities
- September 24, 2017

General Assembly. The agreement stipulates lifting of nuclear-related sanctions imposed on Iran in exchange for Tehran maintaining the peaceful nature of its nuclear program. "Frankly, that deal is an embarrassment to the United States , and I don't think you've heard the last of it - believe me". The president-elect of the Iranian Resistance, Maryam Rajavi, welcomed Trump's comments on the need for change in Iran and urged him to recognise the National Council of Resistance of Iran ... (more...)
China supports peaceful resolution to North Korea issue: Foreign Ministry China supports peaceful resolution to North Korea issue: Foreign Ministry
- September 24, 2017

But Mr Hyten added that it was only a matter of time before North Korea developed the technology: "If you're going down that path, you'll eventually figure it out". China hoped that Japan talked and acted cautiously and played a constructive role on the nuclear issue, he said. The minister then called on all the parties to the Korean crisis to start a dialogue, and said that there is " no alternative to the political and diplomatic settlement of the nuclear crisis on the Korean Peninsula ". (more...)
Donald Trump, Kim are like 'children in a kindergarten': Russian Federation Donald Trump, Kim are like 'children in a kindergarten': Russian Federation
- September 24, 2017

North Korea's foreign minister seemed to confirm this on the sidelines of a global United Nations meeting in NY, telling reporters that Kim's comments could mean that North Korea will conduct an H-bomb test in the Pacific, according to South Korea's Yonhap news agency. (more...)
North Korea may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific North Korea may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific
- September 24, 2017

South Korea calls North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's direct rebuke of President Donald Trump a "reckless provocation" that would deepen his country's global isolation and lead to its demise. Trump also said China was imposing major banking sanctions, too, but there was no immediate confirmation from the North's most important trading partner. (more...)
Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear site; cause is unknown Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear site; cause is unknown
- September 24, 2017

The South Korean weather agency official said the analysis of seismic waves and the lack of sound waves clearly showed that the quake wasn't caused by an artificial explosion. The head of the nuclear test monitoring agency CTBTO said on Saturday that analysts were "looking at unusual seismic activity of a much smaller magnitude" in North Korea, and that it would have more details to come. (more...)