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Sapna, Benafsha and Hina get nominated for eviction Sapna, Benafsha and Hina get nominated for eviction
- November 15, 2017

If nothing, Hina Khan is at least one of the most stylish contestants on Bigg Boss 11 . And soon after, both Hina and Luv were admonished for disobeying Bigg Boss' instructions, and as a result of which Hina got nominated. Vikas revealed that she had confessed to him that she would even cut her lashes for him. To which Shilpa replies, "You won't understand". Next up was Arshi Khan , who would have to convince Shilpa to destroy a present sent by her brother. (more...)
Emir: Qatar to hold Shura Council election 'soon' Emir: Qatar to hold Shura Council election 'soon'
- November 15, 2017

Speaking at the Shura Council session, Sheikh Tamim said: "The government is now preparing for the Shura Council elections", adding that "the necessary legislative tools will be presented in 2018 so that the elections are fair". Tamim, who assumed office in 2013 after his father stepped down, also said his government was now working on the instruments needed for elections, which he said would be ready in 2018. (more...)
Russia's State Duma passes amendments to foreign agent media law Russia's State Duma passes amendments to foreign agent media law
- November 15, 2017

In particular, Twitter banned advertising from the accounts of Russian media outlets RT and Sputnik, with Facebook later claiming that it found election-related posts allegedly used by Russia to influence the outcome of the presidential race. (more...)
18-month-old raped by neighbour who came to play with her 18-month-old raped by neighbour who came to play with her
- November 15, 2017

Subsequently, the accused was identified and arrested, the police said. As per the complaint, the girl's parents had left her in the custody of the accused for the last two weeks while they went off to work. "He works in the housekeeping department of a hotel", a police officer said. "Santosh has been arrested under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences [POCSO] Act". (more...)
Johnson to meet husband of aid worker jailed in Iran Johnson to meet husband of aid worker jailed in Iran
- November 15, 2017

Some critics called for Mr Johnson to resign, but Richard Ratcliffe said it would not be in his wife's interests. She has been accused of working with the company and her previous employer, the BBC, to overthrow the Iranian government. It said Johnson had sought advice from officials on whether conferring the status of diplomatic protection could help, "including what impact it would have on the support now being provided and the representations already being made on Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe's ... (more...)
Maryland fishermen claim to have made rare moonfish catch Maryland fishermen claim to have made rare moonfish catch
- November 15, 2017

It can best be described a sa cross between a swordfish and a tuna. After over an hour, they reeled it in. "The only reason I knew it was an opah is because I follow some friends out on the West Coast and some friends in Hawaii on the big island over there that catch them periodically, and I have seen them in Instagram posts and things like that, and then I saw him come up and I said it's an opah", said Ensor. (more...)
Week winter storm watch in forecast Week winter storm watch in forecast
- November 15, 2017

Motorists planning travel into the mountains of the Sierra Nevada during this time frame should be prepared for hazardous winter driving conditions. The heaviest snow is expected Wednesday evening through Thursday afternoon. Significant reductions in visibility are possible with strong wind and heavy snow. Winter Storm Warning means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. (more...)
Canada takes softwood lumber dispute with United States to NAFTA appeal panel
- November 15, 2017

The Canadian government is keen on having the binational panel examine the lumber dispute because in the past, Canada has emerged victorious when appealing its case through NAFTA in the long-running trade battle. "We will forcefully defend Canada's softwood lumber industry, including through litigation, which we are launching today", Canada's foreign ministry said in a statement. (more...)
Zimbabwe military denies coup, says President Mugabe safe Zimbabwe military denies coup, says President Mugabe safe
- November 15, 2017

Earlier, heavy gunfire was heard in the Harare suburbs near to Mugabe's compound as the crisis in the African nation intensifies. There has been no word so far from 93-year-old President Mugabe or his representatives. The US embassy in Zimbabwe has told American citizens in the country to "shelter in place". Embassy personnel will continue to monitor the situation closely. (more...)
Big-rig crash blocks lanes on I-80 in San Pablo Tuesday Big-rig crash blocks lanes on I-80 in San Pablo Tuesday
- November 15, 2017

The crash happened on northbound I-5 near Via de la Valle just after 2:30 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol. 10 News interviewed a couple who had stopped after seeing the man crash a They told him not to go to his vehicle but he went anyway, and was hit by an oncoming Jeep, 10News reported. (more...)
Aden airport receives first commercial flight after Yemen blockade Aden airport receives first commercial flight after Yemen blockade
- November 15, 2017

The announcement from the Saudi mission at the United Nations came after the coalition fighting Yemen's rebels, known as Houthis, faced widespread worldwide criticism over the closure, with the U.N. The blockade "is complicating what is already a catastrophic situation", McGoldrick said. The coalition said on Monday it would re-open ports in areas held by allied forces. (more...)
Las Vegas murder suspect added to FBI's 10 most wanted list Las Vegas murder suspect added to FBI's 10 most wanted list
- November 15, 2017

Mungia allegedly threatened to kill her then, after learning she was romantically involved with another man, but persuaded her to return home with the children. Munguia has a lengthy criminal record that includes several counts of vehicle theft and assault with a deadly weapon on a police officer. He also has an extensive criminal record including several counts of auto theft and assault with a deadly weapon on a police officer. (more...)
Dems renew calls for gun control in wake of Texas church shooting Dems renew calls for gun control in wake of Texas church shooting
- November 15, 2017

More recently, he had allegedly threatened his mother-in-law and preliminary reports after the church massacre cited the role of family issues as a possible motive. Plates were priced at $10, but Ritch said dozens of people came through the line and paid more for to-go orders. "So they may not be visible, but they are there". (more...)
UP: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar meets Yogi Adityanath ahead of Ayodhya visit UP: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar meets Yogi Adityanath ahead of Ayodhya visit
- November 15, 2017

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has a huge number of followers and many look up to him. " Summary: Ram Temple should be built at the spot where Ram Lalla is now ensconsed and the mosque should be built anywhere else other than in Faizabad or Ayodhya", said Rizvi. (more...)
N. Korean soldier who defected used a vehicle to escape N. Korean soldier who defected used a vehicle to escape
- November 15, 2017

The stunning escape occurred Monday at a jointly controlled area that is the only point where soldiers from the two sides face each other in the Demilitarized Zone. The last time a North Korean soldier defected through there was in 2007 and, before that, in 1998. "The individual initially took cover near a building on the southern side of the JSA."U.S. (more...)
How Hillary Clinton's 2020 hopes were ruined by Donna Brazile How Hillary Clinton's 2020 hopes were ruined by Donna Brazile
- November 15, 2017

The crowd of more than 4,000 welcomed Clinton with a roar of applause, and it cheered even louder when she said her days of being guarded about what she says in public "are over". "The agreement - signed by Amy Dacey, the former CEO of the DNC, and Robby Mook with a copy to Marc Elias - specified that in exchange for raising money and investing in the DNC, Hillary would control the party's finances, strategy, and all the money raised". (more...)
American International Group Inc Sold A Little More Costco Wholesale (COST) Stock
- November 15, 2017

The stock rose 2.10% or $0.29 reaching $14.07. The company's outstanding shares are 166.3 Million. The California-based Invest House Ltd Liability Corp has invested 1.59% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Arlington Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Compania De Minas Buenaventu for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $3.90B market cap company. (more...)
5.4 quake in southeast South Korea causes some minor damage
- November 15, 2017

While the US Geological Survey says it was centered off the coast about 9.3 kilometers northwest of Pohang, state-run Korea Meteorological Administration said the epicenter was inside Pohang. No damage to them has been reported. Reports of shaking buildings and toppling furniture flooded in from Seoul to Jeju Island. There are nuclear power plants and industrial facilities in the area. (more...)
Russian PM Says He Talked To Trump Over Dinner In Manila Russian PM Says He Talked To Trump Over Dinner In Manila
- November 15, 2017

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Russian Federation Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev exchange pleasantries prior to the start of the bilateral meeting at the Coconut Palace in Pasay City on November 13, 2017. "It's [their cases] still under investigation", he added. "Let us see how European nations will behave in this case, including those proactively interested in implementation of this project, and what the European Commission will ultimately tend to", Medvedev said. (more...)
Trump Promises 'Major Statement' on Trade After Trip Trump Promises 'Major Statement' on Trade After Trip
- November 15, 2017

However, after a gruelling 12-day trip across five countries, Trump opted to get on Air Force One and fly back to Washington. During brief remarks to reporters, Trump said he and Duterte have "had a great relationship " but avoided questions on whether he'd raise human rights issues. (more...)
India Summit: Modi calls for efforts to uproot terrorism India Summit: Modi calls for efforts to uproot terrorism
- November 15, 2017

In his inaugural speech at the highly fortified Cultural Centre in Manila , Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte talked about various challenges facing the region and identified terrorism and violent extremism as threats that "know no boundaries". (more...)
Gaia Pope investigation - man and woman released Gaia Pope investigation - man and woman released
- November 15, 2017

Dorset police say they now fear Miss Pope has "come to harm". Miss Pope, 19, from Langton Matravers in Dorset, disappeared on the afternoon of 7 November. Her family had appealed for her to get in touch. "The massive effort to find Gaia has been a great comfort in what everyone will understand is a deeply worrying and scary experience for all who love Gaia so deeply", they said. (more...)
What next for same-sex marriage What next for same-sex marriage
- November 15, 2017

The proposal comes after a bombshell poll found half of Australians support service providers being allowed to refuse same-sex weddings on the basis of private religious views. "On social media, people can often be a little more candid". "If we were not to implement a decision on marriage equality , the nation would throw up its hands and give up on the parliament", he told a meeting of opposition senators in Canberra. (more...)
Philippines, New Zealand sign education agreement
- November 15, 2017

The signing of the Memorandum of Cooperation was held during the bilateral meeting between the two leaders following the 31st ASEAN Summit here in Manila. No doubt about it. "I've seen public statements from him so I've seen his position on it but obviously we're working with the Australian government on the issue", she said. (more...)
A step forward as China 'special envoy' to travel to North Korea
- November 15, 2017

Earlier this year, China's then nuclear envoy Wu Dawei was snubbed by Pyongyang which refused to accept a meeting on the Korean Peninsula crisis. The last time China's special envoy for North Korea visited the country was in February previous year. (more...)
Myanmar military denies atrocities against Rohingya Muslims Myanmar military denies atrocities against Rohingya Muslims
- November 15, 2017

The U.N. migration agency reports that human trafficking and exploitation are rife among Rohingya who have fled to Bangladesh, not only recently but in past years, U.N. When Aung San Suu Kyi met United Nations chief Antonio Guterres on the sidelines of the conference on Tuesday, he stressed that the Rohingya refugees should be allowed to voluntarily return to Myanmar and that the government should increase efforts to ensure humanitarian access to the areas affected by violence . (more...)
Alabama Republican Congressman Runs Away From Questions About Roy Moore's Accusers Alabama Republican Congressman Runs Away From Questions About Roy Moore's Accusers
- November 15, 2017

The new accuser, Beverly Young Nelson, told a packed news conference here on Monday that Moore attacked he was a prosecutor in Etowah county, Alabama, reports The New York Times. " Roy Moore should do what is best for the conservatives of Alabama and step aside". Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) ran away from an ABC News reporter trying to ask him about the sexual misconduct allegations against Roy Moore on Tuesday. (more...)
Sessions gives Trump what he wants - a return to 'Crooked Hillary' Sessions gives Trump what he wants - a return to 'Crooked Hillary'
- November 15, 2017

Also unclear Tuesday was how Sessions might appoint such a special counsel for some of the issues, given that he has recused himself from investigative matters involving the 2016 campaign due to his vocal support of Trump and fierce public criticism of Clinton. (more...)
25 injured as SMRT trains collide at Joo Koon MRT Station 25 injured as SMRT trains collide at Joo Koon MRT Station
- November 15, 2017

The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) was informed of the accident at 8:33 am (UTC + 8:00), and rushed to the site. In its first tweet at 8.25am, SMRT said that a " train fault " happened at Joo Koon station. About half the injured passengers were taken to the National University Hospital. Passengers who posted on social media said that a number of those on the moving train fell when the two trains made contact. (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation probing Russian wire transfers labeled 'to finance election campaign of 2016' Federal Bureau of Investigation probing Russian wire transfers labeled 'to finance election campaign of 2016'
- November 15, 2017

The transactions moved between Citibank accounts in nearly 60 countries and totaled $380,000. What remains unclear, however, is how the funds were used. The publication comes amid the ongoing FBI and US Congress investigations into Russia's alleged involvement in the 2016 US presidential election campaign. (more...)

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