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Civilians Attacked Military Base in Venezuela, Not Terrorists - Defense Minister

Civilians Attacked Military Base in Venezuela, Not Terrorists - Defense Minister He later reportedly sought exile after a military tribunal ordered his arrest, appearing in an interview on CNN en Espanol to draw attention to dissatisfaction within the ranks over Venezuela's demise. The Paramacay base, surrounded by a residential neighbourhood in Valencia, is one of Venezuela's largest and houses some of the country's most important armaments including Russian-made tanks. [Full Article...]

Eiffel Tower evacuated after man arrested with knife

Eiffel Tower evacuated after man arrested with knife In custody, he said he wanted to commit "an attack against a soldier and had been in contact with a member of the jihadist group Islamic State who encouraged him to take action", a separate source told reporters. An investigation is now open, with the man's motives not yet known. France has been in a state of emergency since November 2015 and has seen a string of attacks on security forces who... [Full Article...]

Pence slams report on possible 2020 presidential groundwork

It was an intriguing story, considering that Trump is barely six months into his term, yet "luminaries in his own party have begun what amounts to a shadow campaign for 2020 - as if the current occupant of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue weren't involved". [Full Article...]

Flags Lowered in Tribute to Two NC-Based Soldiers

Flags Lowered in Tribute to Two NC-Based Soldiers One other unidentified soldier was killed in the attack. Harris and Hunter's battalion, the 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, has been tasked with overseeing security for a tactical base in southern Afghanistan and serving as a quick reaction force to deal with nearby attacks. [Full Article...]

Joining Arab states, Israel says it plans to ban Al-Jazeera

Joining Arab states, Israel says it plans to ban Al-Jazeera In his news conference, to which Al Jazeera was not invited, Kara said steps had to be taken against " media , which has been determined by nearly all Arab countries to actually be a supporter of terror, and we know this for certain". Netanyahu heads what is seen as the most right-wing government in Israeli history. "We have identified media outlets that do not serve freedom of speech but enda... [Full Article...]

Metro [VIDEO] Gunmen Open Fire on Worshipers in Anambra Church, 47 Dead

Metro [VIDEO] Gunmen Open Fire on Worshipers in Anambra Church, 47 Dead According to him, intelligence report has connected the shooting to a feud existing between some members of Umuezekwe Ofufe Amakwa community of Ozubulu living overseas. NAN quoted a witness as saying after they gained entry, the gunmen identified a particular man whom they shot. The attacker burst into the church during Sunday Mass and initially targeted at least one specific person before openi... [Full Article...]

China urges N. Korea to stop missile tests, resume talks

However, it is feared to be overshadowed by China's anger about the ongoing deployment of a U.S. missile defense system in South Korea aimed at better defending against North Korea's missile threats. Even as the top United States diplomat seeks to ratchet up the pressure, he threw an olive branch to North Korea during remarks to the press on Tuesday: "We hope that at some point, they will be... [Full Article...]

Astronomers found an alien world with glowing water atmosphere

Astronomers found an alien world with glowing water atmosphere This includes the Hubble Space Telescope , which in recent years has been dedicated to the detection of atmospheres around distant planets. The stratosphere is a layer of atmosphere where temperature increases at higher altitudes. Study author Thomas Evans , a research fellow at University of Exeter, "There were theoretical reasons to expect this would be happening in exoplanets' atmospheres". [Full Article...]

Stephen Miller in Running for White House Communications Director

But they acknowledged that the 31-year-old aide is a candidate to take on the message-shaping responsibilities that usually fall to the communications director, a post that has been vacated since Anthony Scaramucci was sacked last week after a tumultuous 10-day stint in the position. [Full Article...]

Philippines seeks Asean consensus on N. Korea response

Philippines seeks Asean consensus on N. Korea response Philippine foreign secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said the ministers were divided over a U.S. proposal to suspend the North from the ASEAN Regional Forum, which will hold its annual meeting on Monday. He says he told Ri "do not violate the United Nations decision or provoke the global community's goodwill by conducting missile launches or nuclear tests". [Full Article...]

Stephen Colbert penned new poem for Trump-age Statue of Liberty

The statue was a gift from France commemorating its alliance with the United States during the American Revolution. In the Funny Or Die version, "Miller" adds: 'And the whole reason why we put the Statue of Liberty here is to show the rest of the world we got some lovely babes'. [Full Article...]

Arrangements in place for lunar eclipse

Arrangements in place for lunar eclipse During a lunar eclipse, the Moon passes first through the penumbra, taking about an hour, moving eastward by its own diameter in this time, to reach the western edge of the umbra. [Image by by Ethan Miller/Getty Images] A partial lunar eclipse, as it appears in Texas in 2007. The complete details of Partial Eclipse of the Moon from Mysuru are given below in Indian Standard Time: Partial Lunar Ec... [Full Article...]

Hiroshima marks nuclear attack anniversary

Hiroshima marks nuclear attack anniversary Using last year's peace declaration as a reference point, Matsui repeated his description of nuclear weapons as "absolute evil". He referred to the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons approved July 7 at a United Nations conference and said, "the governments of all countries must now strive to advance further toward a nuclear-weapon-free world". [Full Article...]

Venkaiah Naidu promises to uphold Rajya Sabha dignity

Venkaiah Naidu promises to uphold Rajya Sabha dignity Members of Parliament will use special pens for marking their choice in the election to be held between 10 AM and 5 PM. While Naidu has the support of the NDA parties along with AIADMK, TRS and YSRCP, Gandhi will get the votes of MPs belonging to the Congress , RJD, JD (U), NCP, Left and other smaller parties. [Full Article...]

'Toilet Ek Prem Katha' declared tax free in Uttar Pradesh

'Toilet Ek Prem Katha' declared tax free in Uttar Pradesh The actors played a role reversal game as well where Akshay Kumar acted as the wife who wants a toilet built in the house while Bhumi tried to convince that it wasn't how people lived here in this village. During a cleanliness drive programme in Lucknow, Adityanath said, "The message which has been given through the film is an inspiration for all". He does what he does best, which is to playfu... [Full Article...]

Urges Haryana Govt. to take action against BJP state chief's son

Urges Haryana Govt. to take action against BJP state chief's son In a development that highlights the plight of women in the country, a girl in Chandigarh has accused Haryana's BJP chief's son Vikas Barala and one of his friend Ashish Kumar for stalking her. "The charges were serious and the Sections added were non-bailable". "We know it's not going to be an easy struggle", the IAS officer said in a post on Facebook . [Full Article...]

Plane plot accused charged and released

Plane plot accused charged and released Police said they had a "mountain" of evidence to forensically examine after the July 29 raids on homes in Lakemba, Surry Hills, Wiley Park, Bankstown and two homes in Punchbowl. "Hydrogen sulfide is very hard to make, so I want to make it quite clear that while it may be a hypothetical plot, we were a long way from having a functional device", Phelan reassured reporters. [Full Article...]

Arun Jaitley visits state capital to take stock of situation

CPI (M) secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, Kannur district secretary P Jayarajan, BJP State President Kummanam Rajasekharan and RSS leader Gopalankutty are some of the prominent leaders of the state that took part in the meeting. Union minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday met family members of slain RSS functionary Rajesh, a victim of political violence in Kerala, at his house in Sreekaryam near Thi... [Full Article...]

Plumber dies at Bigg Boss house

Plumber dies at Bigg Boss house She was going to attempt keeping her love for Arav aside and try and deal with it. Now the one who is bringing a lot of controversies which brings more TRPs to the show is actress Oviya who is a contestant on the show. Kamal called love "a state of mind" rather than a "barter system". A public interest litigation filed in the Madras High Court demanded that the show be banned because "The dr... [Full Article...]

Somalia: Blast at Maka Mukarama Road Kills 2 in Mogadishu

Somalia: Blast at Maka Mukarama Road Kills 2 in Mogadishu USA forces in Somalia recently conducted a strike that killed Ali Muhammad Hussein, the al-Shabaab terrorist known as Ali Jabal, the US military has confirmed. AMISOM did not comment on the pull out of its troops, despite, a four day major conference between senior officials from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) an the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) held in Mogadishu, to lay grou... [Full Article...]


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