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Trump on Xi: 'Now some people might call him the king'
- October 27, 2017

Trump said he'd be "going to Beijing and other places, wherever he'd like to take me" and said he hopes the trip will be "historic and positive" with serious progress on North Korea. President Donald Trump spoke yesterday [Macau time] with Chinese President Xi Jinping, congratulating Xi on beginning a second, five-year term as leader. (more...)
Protester turns Rome's Trevi Fountain into red lake Protester turns Rome's Trevi Fountain into red lake
- October 27, 2017

Cecchini climbed onto the side of the fountain, according to witnesses, to pour in the red dye, turning the pool into a murky red lake. The legend is that visitors who throw a coin into the fountain will return to Rome, if you throw two coins a new romance will blossom and if you throw three then it will lead to marriage. (more...)
Read this to know why pot users have better sex than others Read this to know why pot users have better sex than others
- October 27, 2017

The results indicated that women denying marijuana had sex on average 6.0 times during the previous four weeks, whereas that number was 7.1 for daily pot users. To get an accurate picture of the drug's effect on intercourse frequency, Eisenberg and colleague Dr. Andrew Sun turned to a massive collection of data held by the U.S. (more...)
Tadawul sets its sights on $2 trillion Aramco listing
- October 27, 2017

Al-Jadaan confirmed the oil giant was seeking a local listing on the Tadawul exchange, but added nothing more was confirmed. The New York Stock Exchange and London Stock Exchange have been vying to win the worldwide leg of the IPO, with Hong Kong and Tokyo also pushing to be part of any listing. (more...)
Uncle arrested after police pull over 11-year-old 'designated driver' Uncle arrested after police pull over 11-year-old 'designated driver'
- October 27, 2017

Inside the vehicle, police reportedly found that the boy was propped up in the driver's seat on a folded sweatshirt "to assist him in reaching the pedals and seeing over the steering wheel". It was eventually found to be fake. Genoro Lopez is seen in a booking photo released by Port Hueneme police. Police also discovered that Lopez had a warrant for being an unlicensed driver and that he had used methamphetamine earlier in the day while his nephew was in his care. (more...)
Indian-Origin Student Who Posted List Of Sexual Predator Professors Claims They Are Now Calling Accusers To Offer Oxford Seat Indian-Origin Student Who Posted List Of Sexual Predator Professors Claims They Are Now Calling Accusers To Offer Oxford Seat
- October 27, 2017

Almost 61 professors and academicians have been called "sexual harasser" in viral Facebook post . Responding to this, fourteen feminists, including Kavita Krishnan and Nivedita Menon, published a post on online blog Kafila asking Sarkar to take down the the post "in which men are being listed and named as sexual harassers with no context or explanation". (more...)
Hong Kong Stocks rebound from two-day loss Hong Kong Stocks rebound from two-day loss
- October 27, 2017

The market also drew support on solid earnings from major Chinese firms listed in the city, including China Life Insurance and telecommunications equipment and systems company ZTE Corp. increased its position in shares of China Mobile (Hong Kong ) by 2.2% in the second quarter. BidaskClub lowered China Mobile (Hong Kong ) from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a report on Saturday, July 8th. (more...)
Deliveryman knocked unconscious, severely injured during robbery, carjacking Deliveryman knocked unconscious, severely injured during robbery, carjacking
- October 27, 2017

They are facing charges of aggravated assault, carjacking and receiving stolen property. Raw video: Philadelphia police seek public's help identifying group of young men who attacked the 56-year-old victim at a gas station and stole his vehicle. (more...)
Buhari apologises as Saraki, Dogara 'angrily' leave presidential villa Buhari apologises as Saraki, Dogara 'angrily' leave presidential villa
- October 27, 2017

The Presidency has announced that President Muhammadu Buhari will now on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, host the leadership of the National Assembly to a dinner at the Presidential Villa. After the meeting, President Buhari apologised for the mix-up. He said Buhari sent his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari , to go and make peace with the lawmakers immediately he heard. (more...)
Youth arrested for killing scribe Youth arrested for killing scribe
- October 27, 2017

Kumar lived in Kajehri village near Chandigarh. Police said the kitchen knife which was used to kill KJ Singh was recovered. Singh objected to this, but when Kumar did not relent, he slapped him twice. All sorts of theories were floated by the Mohali police as they claimed to be on the right track to solve the murder. Police recovered Singh's green Ford Ikon auto that hat the accused was driving at the time when he was intercepted by a Police Control Room vehicle on the road leading to ... (more...)
Kiwi golfer Lydia Ko leads in Malaysia Kiwi golfer Lydia Ko leads in Malaysia
- October 27, 2017

World No.8 Ko is chasing her first tournament win in over a year and says she feels that her form is coming back. Ko is seeking her first on the tour since July 2016. Further down the leaderboard, defending champion Shanshan Feng is tied for third on five under with last week's victor Eun-Hee Ji and Swede Madelene Sagstrom. (more...)
UK Labour Party suspends lawmaker accused of sexist remarks UK Labour Party suspends lawmaker accused of sexist remarks
- October 27, 2017

O'Mara has apologized for the comments made online, stating that he was going through a particularly hard time when he made them, but vehemently denies what happened in the encounter described by Sophie Evans . Wolmar also added that he doesn't know when the Labour Party first knew about the allegations and "I don't think anybody in the press does" either. (more...)
Karnataka: State cabinet approves transgender policy Karnataka: State cabinet approves transgender policy
- October 27, 2017

The state cabinet has reportedly approved a policy to define, certify and to safeguards the transgender lives in the state. Jayachandra added said that the policy will cover areas of health, education, employment, housing, protection from harassment and abuse. (more...)
Iraq announces offensive to retake last Daesh bastion Iraq announces offensive to retake last Daesh bastion
- October 27, 2017

In a statement Thursday, the coalition said that in September it completed an analysis of 127 reports of civilian deaths dating back to when worldwide operations to defeat the Islamic State group got underway in late 2014. An overwhelming majority of civilians fled the city, with close to 1,900 people killed in the fighting. The CJTF-OIR said Iraq's security forces lost 1,200-1,500 personnel in the battle for Mosul from October 2016 to July 2017, while the US-backed Syrian Democratic ... (more...)
South Korean stocks hit new high on foreign purchase
- October 27, 2017

The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) rose 5.10 points, or 0.21 percent, to 2,485.73 in the first 15 minutes of trading. Foreign investors sold a net 35.2 billion won ($31.32 million) worth of KOSPI shares on the day. The No. 1 steelmaker POSCO advanced 2.9 percent, and the most-used search engine Naver jumped 4.6 percent. South Korea's currency finished at 1,130.50 won against the greenback, down 5.90 won from the previous close. (more...)
Trump and Corker are going at it again Trump and Corker are going at it again
- October 27, 2017

True to Trump's style, the President took to Twitter to slam the senior Republican. He also went on CNN to say that he felt Mr Trump was "unable to rise to the occasion" as a leader and said that he will not support him in another bid for the Oval Office. (more...)
#CoffinAssault: Duo jailed for attack on farmworker #CoffinAssault: Duo jailed for attack on farmworker
- October 27, 2017

Delivering her sentencing in the High Court sitting in Middelburg‚ Judge Segopotje Mphahlele described the crimes as appalling‚ disgusting and dehumanising. Earlier in the week, the state prosecutor argued the duo only expressed regret for their actions because they face prison time. There have been widespread calls from community members and political parties for the judge to show no mercy. (more...)
Kenya delays vote in 4 counties hit by violence: poll chief Kenya delays vote in 4 counties hit by violence: poll chief
- October 27, 2017

The Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission (IEBC) said on Thursday that 35, 564 polling stations opened for the election out of the 40, 883 in the 47 counties nationwide. "However, we can not keep pushing this chance, we have to declare the election by the seventh day", he said. Voting in Thursday's repeat presidential poll was disrupted in 4 counties, Inspector General of police Joseph Boinett has confirmed. (more...)
Study says daydreaming could mean you are smart Study says daydreaming could mean you are smart
- October 27, 2017

Day dreaming could be an indication of higher efficiency and capacity of brain to think, and this extra efficient brain may wander when performing easy tasks, he said. "Our data is consistent with the idea that this isn't always true". The team adds that the best way to measure a highly-efficient brain is by looking at the ability to exit and re-enter a conversation or project without missing a beat. (more...)
Mersal row: Madras HC dismisses plea to revoke censor certificate to film Mersal row: Madras HC dismisses plea to revoke censor certificate to film
- October 27, 2017

But for the new release in Telugu, "the producers are under pressure from the BJP and hence they've made a decision to mute (the criticism)", a source from the " Mersal " team told NDTV today. Aalaporaan Thamizhan has found huge popularity, while Mersal Arasan serves as a ideal track with varied rhythms and a peppy tune for a dancer like Vijay . (more...)
Police investigate deadly shooting near Flamingo, Durango Police investigate deadly shooting near Flamingo, Durango
- October 27, 2017

Investigators are trying to figure out where a man was killed on Thursday after the woman who found him and reported the fatal shooting forgot where it went down. Dan McGrath said. Due to the woman's level of intoxication, she couldn't remember the location of the crime, the time of the incident, or the people involved. (more...)
Eli Lilly and Company (LLY), Morgan Stanley (MS) — Traders Focused Stocks
- October 27, 2017

Finally, Cowen and Company restated a "buy" rating and issued a $95.00 price target on shares of Eli Lilly and in a report on Wednesday, October 4th. Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in LLY . Rothschild Asset Mngmt Incorporated stated it has 0.71% of its portfolio in Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE: LLY ). This dividend amount will represent a yield of $2.41. (more...)
Marriage Equality Ruling 'Worse' Than Upholding Slavery Says GOP Candidate Marriage Equality Ruling 'Worse' Than Upholding Slavery Says GOP Candidate
- October 27, 2017

And he previously argued that Muslims should not be allowed to serve in Congress. Keith EllisonKeith Maurice EllisonDemocrat walks back comment that Kim Jong-un " more responsible" than Trump Keith Ellison: Reality of Trump is setting in Keith Ellison: New Trump travel ban is "irrational, ' 'mean" MORE (D-Minn.), the first Muslim in Congress, over his decision to take his oath of office on a Quran instead of a Bible. (more...)
Malaysian diver fails doping test, stripped of SEA Games gold medals
- October 27, 2017

Wendy had tested for the appetite suppressant sibutramine which can see her being suspended for up to two years and stripped of the two gold medals she won at KL2017. This will take the Republic's gold medal tally to 58, and edge Vietnam to the third spot on the medal table tally. The result of her B test had also been positive. (more...)
'Special master' ordered in North Carolina racial gerrymandering case
- October 27, 2017

The court has appointed Stanford Law School Professor Nathaniel Persily as special master. One Senate district was in Guilford County; the other was in Hoke and Cumberland counties. Persily will be paid $500 an hour, which the judges described as half his typical hourly rate. The court will put in another order for instructions for special master. (more...)
Shopkeeper linked to Maute terrorists arrested in QC
- October 27, 2017

Albayalde said Malawani, owner of Salaam Bazaar at the Novaliches Plaza Mall, was an alleged front for Ominta Romato Maute, also known as Farhana Maute, the mother of brothers Omar and Abdullah Maute. The declaration was extended by Congress until end of the year. But National Capital Region Police Office Director Oscar Albayalde said Malawani could face rebellion charges as well fo aiding the Maute group. (more...)
Two dead after wrong-way crash near Valley City
- October 27, 2017

The Dodge came to a stop on the shoulder after the head-on collision, while the Hyundai went into the median. One driver was ejected. A 35 year-old Fargo man and a 31 year-old Crane Lake, Minn. man died in a crash on I-94 about 12 miles west of Valley City shortly before 12:30 a.m. Wednesday. Both drivers were killed, a passenger in the truck was treated for minor injuries. (more...)
Mila Kunis' fascinating revelation about daughter Mila Kunis' fascinating revelation about daughter
- October 27, 2017

Apparently, for Mila Kunis , that's not necessarily the case in her marriage. And she had the most surprising response. He doesn't. He really doesn't. Kunis and Kutcher's daughter, Wyatt Isabelle, is three years old. Kutcher, who is five years her senior, and she didn't get along at the time and never dated. (more...)
Senior journalist held for 'blackmailing' Chhattisgarh minister Senior journalist held for 'blackmailing' Chhattisgarh minister
- October 27, 2017

Police alleged Verma tried to extort money from Chhattisgarh PWD minister Rajesh Kumar. Acting on the complaint lodged at Pandri Police station, crime branch traced a video parlour in New Delhi and its proprietor told the police that a person, whom he identified as Vinod Verma, had placed orders for making 1000 CDs. (more...)
Hadiya fears she may be killed soon, accuses father of hitting her Hadiya fears she may be killed soon, accuses father of hitting her
- October 27, 2017

After her parents approached the police alleging "love jihad", the matter reached the Kerala High Court , which annulled the marriage. The decision was based on the claim made by Hadiya's father Ashokan KM that Jahan has links to terror-outfits and targeted Hadiya. (more...)

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