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Britain's Prince Philip retires from public engagements

Britain's Prince Philip retires from public engagements Prince Philip attended a parade of the Royal Marines in the role of their Captain General. He was also met with cheers as he was handed the Challenge baton. Prince Philip was unexpectedly hospitalized during the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations, according to USA Today . It said he "may still attend events alongside the queen from time to time". [Full Article...]

Tillerson: US not seeking regime change in North Korea

Tillerson: US not seeking regime change in North Korea But now Trump is poised to sign into law a bill to further tighten sanctions and Putin has ordered the United States diplomatic mission in Russian Federation to cut hundreds of staff. In case of Russia's response to the U.S. sanctions, Tillerson said any leader would take symmetrical action in response to such a move. Tillerson added. [Full Article...]

Trump's Approval Rating Craters, Down to Only 33% in Latest Poll

Trump's approval is now at 76% among self-identified Republican voters, down from 84% at the end of June. Only 2%(!) of Democrats approve of the way the president is handling his job. Only 34 per cent of Americans view him as honest, 63 per cent say he does not have good leadership skills and another 63 per cent say he does not share their values. [Full Article...]

Protests erupt in India-held Kashmir over killing of teenager

Protests erupt in India-held Kashmir over killing of teenager Police said Akeel Ahmad Bhat, a resident of Pulwama, died of bullet injuries at a government hospital in Srinagar , a day after he was hit on the chest when police fired on a mob protesting the killing of Dujana and another militant. "Dujana had infiltrated into the Valley in 2010 and had been active since then". He said Dujana was also instrumental in recruiting the local youth into LeT. [Full Article...]

NASA Job: Hiring to fight aliens for Earth protection

NASA Job: Hiring to fight aliens for Earth protection Download the News Nation Mobile App and stay connected with top stories from India and around the world. Applications are open until August 14, 2017. NASA are looking to recruit somebody to save Earth from alien contaminants . Only NASA and the European Space Agency have full-time positions for the role. [Full Article...]

Tillerson says he will hold weekend talks with Russia's Lavrov in Manila

Days after North Korea on Sunday launched its second intercontinental ballistic missile in a month, Tillerson on Tuesday said Washington was "responding to an unacceptable threat to the US". His statement comes just days after Pyongyang tested its second intercontinental ballistic missile, prompting a show of military force from both the US and South Korea. [Full Article...]

Tracking citizens using Aadhaar impossible, UIDAI informs Supreme Court

Tracking citizens using Aadhaar impossible, UIDAI informs Supreme Court The Committee, which also includes UIDAI CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey and Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan , will be required to make specific suggestions relating to data protection to the Central government and draft a data protection bill. [Full Article...]

Annual Oklahoma Sales Tax Free Weekend starts Friday

Annual Oklahoma Sales Tax Free Weekend starts Friday The exemption of sales tax applies to each article priced under $100.00; regardless of the number of items sold during a customer's purchase. If you're looking to save a little as you shop for back-to-school supplies, make sure you set a reminder for this weekend. [Full Article...]

Apple Stock Soars to Record High After Earnings, iPhone Excitement

Apple Stock Soars to Record High After Earnings, iPhone Excitement The actual September-quarter forecast offered by the company this afternoon is already causing some to rethink whether a delay , if any, will be material to Apple . It's a strong suggestion that the iPhone 8 will release in September as originally expected. "We're very excited about the advances in iOS, macOS, watchOS and tvOS coming this fall ", the successor to Steve Jobs stated. [Full Article...]

IT raids Power Minister Shivakumar's residence, resort housing Gujarat MLAs

The I-Tdepartment conducted searches at 39 locations related to Shivakumar, a news agency reported. Jaitley attempted to disabuse the Congress MPs of that notion saying that just because the minister had "gone and parked himself" at the resort he can't get "immunity from the law". [Full Article...]

Trump administration targets affirmative action in admissions

Trump administration targets affirmative action in admissions The document cited by the newspaper does not specify which ethnic groups the Trump administration sees as being subject to a disadvantage in college admissions as a result of affirmative action . The Supreme Court most recently addressed affirmative action admissions policies previous year, ruling 4-3 to uphold a program that took race into consideration at the University of Texas at Austin, the ... [Full Article...]

Tillerson admits 'differences' with Trump on Iran nuclear deal

Tillerson admits 'differences' with Trump on Iran nuclear deal On Tuesday, during a State Department briefing, Tillerson revealed that he and the president were now discussing how they can use the existing deal. "The president has repeatedly expressed his confidence in me, we have a good relationship", Tillerson said. [Full Article...]

Google plan to track shoppers' loyalty cards criticised by privacy groups

Google plan to track shoppers' loyalty cards criticised by privacy groups SSM is Google's new consumer profiling technique, and correlates offline purchases using credit and debit cards with online activity such as location searches . Companies don't deserve more privacy rights than consumers. The organization points out that purchases can indicate medical conditions, religious beliefs and other intimate information. [Full Article...]

'Muslim terrorists': Far-right Norwegians mistake bus seats for burkas

'Muslim terrorists': Far-right Norwegians mistake bus seats for burkas Others called the image " frightening " and " tragic ". According to the Washington Post , more than a hundred people commented on it with one Islamophobic user saying: "You can never know who is under there". He posted the photos on his personal account, asking: "What happens when a photo of some empty bus seats is posted to a disgusting Facebook group and almost everyone thinks th... [Full Article...]

Scaramucci falsely listed as dead in Harvard Law School alumni directory

Scaramucci falsely listed as dead in Harvard Law School alumni directory The new directory, which was mailed to alumni of the school this week, shows an asterisk next to Scaramucci's name, indicating he passed away since the last edition was published, in 2011. In that interview, he referred to both Priebus and one of Trump's advisors, Stephen Bannon, with some strong language. The story - in which the newly appointed White House communications chief savaged othe... [Full Article...]

U.S. is not North Korea's enemy: Tillerson

U.S. is not North Korea's enemy: Tillerson In Thailand, Tillerson will pay his respects to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who died in 2016, and discuss the U.S. After firing the longest range intercontinental ballistic missile he has ever tested, the young North Korean leader said last week that the entire USA mainland is within the target range of his nuclear weapon. [Full Article...]

Hospital building in Oxford fails safety tests

Hospital building in Oxford fails safety tests He is believed to be one of the youngest victims of the tower block fire. Now 82 buildings in the United Kingdom are known to use this combination of materials - aluminium composite material, unmodified polyethylene filler and foam insulation - in their cladding systems. [Full Article...]

Jacinda Ardern: NZ opposition leader hits back over baby questions

Jacinda Ardern: NZ opposition leader hits back over baby questions Why, for example, had the Labour Party switched leaders just seven weeks out from an election? "On that particular issue, I made a personal decision to be open about those issues and to talk about them because I saw women in all walks of life having to struggle with those same things, and I thought maybe there's some benefit to deciding that I was going to be open about it", Ms Ardern said. [Full Article...]

Federal court rules against removing gray wolf from endangered list

Federal court rules against removing gray wolf from endangered list But by the 1980's they had begun to repopulate in this state from Minnesota and Wisconsin. While some biologists argue that populations have recovered enough to warrant delisting, others counter that the species has yet to repopulate its historic range and state-sanctioned hunts threaten to undo population gains. [Full Article...]

Trump 'weighed in' on son's statement about Russian Federation meeting, White House says

Huckabee Sanders further disputed the Washington Post's reporting, claiming "there's no inaccuracy in the statement". "The president weighed in, like any father would, based on the limited information he had", she said at Tuesday's briefing. [Full Article...]


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