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Kenya TV stations still off air despite court order

Kenya TV stations still off air despite court order Kenyan police today briefly detained another key government critic over his alleged involvement in the recent mock inauguration of opposition leader Raila Odinga as the "people's president", the third such arrest within four days. He remains in custody even though the court has ordered that he be released. On Thursday another opposition leader who attended Tuesday's rally was arrested. [Full Article...]

Clashes in South Kashmir's Shopian after police detain separatist leader Yasin Malik

Clashes in South Kashmir's Shopian after police detain separatist leader Yasin Malik Jammu and Kashmir Police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were deployed in large numbers to maintain law and order in sensitive areas in old city area. The joint resistance leadership (JRL) in a statement issued to GNS while condemning the restrictions said, "Forcing people of Kashmir into submission by using dictatorial and oppressive means is only day dream of Indian leaders and... [Full Article...]

US Extends Temporary Protected Status for 7000 Syrians Living In the US

US Extends Temporary Protected Status for 7000 Syrians Living In the US But while the administration may argue that living conditions have improved in El Salvador, Haiti, and Nicaragua, the same can not be said for Syria, something they openly admitted. He added that the decision was "just another cruel way to leave people in need of assistance out in the cold". The DHS estimated there are approximately 7,000 Syrians who benefit from the TPS program in the United St... [Full Article...]

Afghan, Pakistan officers meet in Kabul to speak variations

Afghan, Pakistan officers meet in Kabul to speak variations Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal, General Zubair Mehmood Hayat, Chairman JCSC, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of the Army Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi, Chief of the Naval Staff, Air Chief Marshall Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Lt Gen (R) Nasser Khan Janjua, National Security Adviser, and senior civil and military officials attended the meeting. [Full Article...]

Gunman Opens Fire on Foreigners in Drive-By Shootings in Macerata, Italy

Gunman Opens Fire on Foreigners in Drive-By Shootings in Macerata, Italy Six people including "people of colour" have allegedly been injured, four of them seriously, media reported. Gunfire was heard in the Via Spalato and Via dei Velini parts of town, two key areas in an investigation into the murder of an 18-year-old girl whose body was found last Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Manchester City Complete Club-Record Signing Of Aymeric Laporte

Manchester City Complete Club-Record Signing Of Aymeric Laporte Speaking about Laporte's debut performance, Spanish publication Mundo Deportivo quotes Guardiola as saying: "All teams work to improve their teams." adding that: "When you see Laporte's performance, people think it's expensive, and you think 'wow, it's still cheap'". [Full Article...]

Apple responds to U.S. probe of iPhone battery flap

Apple responds to U.S. probe of iPhone battery flap Securities fraud happens when a party uses fraud, misrepresentation, or untrue statements in connection with the sale of a security. In March, he predicts that the company will move 55 million iPhones, rather than the 59.3 million units being penciled in by his peers. [Full Article...]

McCollum sets Trail Blazers record with 28 first-quarter points

McCollum sets Trail Blazers record with 28 first-quarter points They fell to the Milwaukee Bucks last time out, 110-96, their fourth straight defeat and fifth in their last six games. Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts has been named Western Conference Coach of the Month for January, the National Basketball Association announced on Thursday. [Full Article...]

U.S. imposes sanctions on Hezbollah affiliates

U.S. imposes sanctions on Hezbollah affiliates Treasury levied sanctions against six individuals and seven entities the USA says are tied to the group, according to a statement released Friday. "The administration is determined to expose and disrupt Hezbollah's networks, including those across the Middle East and West Africa, used to fund their illicit operations", Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in announcing the penalties under fina... [Full Article...]

US President Trump meets with North Korean defectors in Oval Office

US President Trump meets with North Korean defectors in Oval Office South Korea's Foreign Ministry spokesman Noh Kyu-duk said that Washington asked for Seoul's understanding over the withdrawal of Victor Cha for the ambassadorship. On crutches, Ji crossed into China to find food. They said I should show Kim Jong Il I was living a new life in South Korea and throw out everything I had from the North. [Full Article...]

Designate Moe backs Notley in BC pipeline dispute

Designate Moe backs Notley in BC pipeline dispute She said there needs to be consequences and that her cabinet will be considering economic and legal options. Two Canadian provinces are engaged in a spat over pipeline politics. But Notley said the pipeline has already been approved by the federal government. "We have not put in place anything at this time", Horgan said, in his first public remarks since his government's announcement Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Mercedes-Benz A-Class supports auto sharing with 'friends and family'

Mercedes-Benz A-Class supports auto sharing with 'friends and family' They are operated by the all-new multimedia system MBUX (Mercedes-Benz User Experience), which adds touchscreen functionality for the main display. Ola Källenius, board member for group research and Mercedes-Benz vehicle development said that the company's mission was to take the user experience to a new level and by choosing the best technology available for AI they created a learning system ... [Full Article...]

Bengal by-elections: Trinamool makes clean sweep, BJP comes second

Bengal by-elections: Trinamool makes clean sweep, BJP comes second In West Bengal, the fight for both the Lok Sabha and Assembly seat is expected to be a straight contest between the ruling All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) and the BJP, which has been struggling to find a foothold in Mamata's bastion. [Full Article...]

Deutsche Bank posts net loss for third year in a row

Deutsche Bank posts net loss for third year in a row Shares in the lender opened 6% lower Friday morning. USA tax reforms prompted a non-cash tax charge of €1.4-billion, pushing the bank into a full-year loss. The bank while talking about the investment banking side said the reduced client activity, low volatility and challenging trading conditions impacted the revenues. [Full Article...]

'Hallmarks of a Genocide': AP Claims to Discover Five Rohingya Mass Graves

'Hallmarks of a Genocide': AP Claims to Discover Five Rohingya Mass Graves An exclusive investigation by the Associated Press has disclosed five previously unreported mass graves of Rohingya villagers. Community leaders have compiled a list of 75 dead so far, and villagers estimate the toll could be as high as 400, based on testimony from relatives and the bodies they've seen in the graves and strewn about the area. [Full Article...]

Haryana: Kashmiri students thrashed by mob after Friday prayers

They said the Union Home Ministry, on the request of the state government, has made a decision to deploy 300 companies of various Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) for the polls. "Haryana Police has taken cognizance". In regard to the assault, J&K Director General of Police (DGP) Shesh Paul Vaid is coordinating with his Haryana counterpart to make sure that the victims and other Kashmiri youth... [Full Article...]

The Newest: 2 arrested in Maldives clashes over court docket ruling

The Newest: 2 arrested in Maldives clashes over court docket ruling Police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of opposition supporters who took to the streets late Thursday after the court ruling, a major challenge to the authority of President Abdulla Yameen . Human rights group Amnesty International said the court decision should be a turning point for the nation. "If the situation gets out of hand, the government could declare a state of emergency", a milit... [Full Article...]

DC's groundhog makes his prediction on spring - 6 more weeks

DC's groundhog makes his prediction on spring - 6 more weeks That may not have sat well with other groundhog hunters in the area, but nevertheless, it was the start of a yearly tradition that has grown more popular each year. Between us, Punxsutawney Phil isn't actually the same groundhog . because if he was, he'd be about 131. The original Milltown Mel died in July 2015, but his friend took over his name and has carried on with the tradition. [Full Article...]

North Korea Plans Parade of Long-Range Missiles Before Olympics

North Korea Plans Parade of Long-Range Missiles Before Olympics According to Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, commander of the US's forces in South Korea , there are ongoing defections in areas that not visible including the DMZ. The North Korean regime a year ago fired several ICBM missiles with sufficient range to hit the U.S. territory and conducted in September its most powerful nuclear test to date. [Full Article...]

Canada Is Making its National Anthem Gender-Neutral

Canada Is Making its National Anthem Gender-Neutral The governor general has to give it "royal assent" - a formality - and then a date proclaiming its coming into force has to be set. Second line of the national anthem, " O Canada ", has been changed to '"true patriot love in all of us command" from "true patriot love in all thy sons command", in a bill that was cleared on Wednesday. [Full Article...]


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