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Author: 0 North Korea Has Successful 'Ground-to-sea Cruise Rocket' Launch

North Korea fired what appeared to be several land-to-ship missiles off its east coast on Thursday, South Korea's military said , a day after the South postponed full deployment of a controversial USA anti-missile system created to deter a North Korean attack.

Author: 0 United Kingdom election hangs in balance on disastrous night for May

The magic number is 326 for a majority victory. May had spent the campaign denouncing Corbyn as the weak leader of a spendthrift party that would crash Britain's economy and flounder in Brexit talks, while she would provide "strong and stable leadership" to clinch a good deal for Britain.

Global News Militants holding out in Philippine town face 'paralyzed' logistics: army
Author: 0 Militants holding out in Philippine town face 'paralyzed' logistics: army

Task force head Brigadier General Rolly Bautista told reporters that, according to information passed back through emissaries, the priest was still alive. The Muslim groups also expressed their support to the government in advancing programs that will lead to genuine peace, irrespective of political and religious inclinations.

Global News Surrender or Die: Philippines Issues Extremists in Marawi an Ultimatum
Author: 0 Surrender or Die: Philippines Issues Extremists in Marawi an Ultimatum

The Indonesian army and the police will deploy extra troops to prevent Islamic militants from Marawi City in the southern Philippines from entering Indonesian territory, Chief Security Minister Wiranto said on Monday (29/05). "For the terrorists, not surrendering will mean their sure death". In recent days, gunmen have managed to fend off attack helicopters, armored vehicles and scores of soldiers.

Global News Brazilian president faces illegal funding probe
Author: 0 Brazilian president faces illegal funding probe

Police say he is suspected to have played a part in overcharging the government for the construction of the Arena das Dunas football stadium in the city of Natal, in north-eastern Brazil. The embattled president, who is facing a number of different corruption allegations and whose popularity is hovering around 8 percent, has said he would appeal.

Author: 0 'We are not ready to surrender,' Qatar's foreign minister says

Trump's call to Qatari ruler Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, a key USA ally, came as a senior Emirati official said that Gulf Arab states were not seeking regime change in Doha . Qatar is heavily dependent on food imports and the crisis has led to stockpiling and shortages. Turkey has brought forward a planned troop deployment to Qatar and pledged to provide food and water supplies to its Arab ally, which hosts a Turkish military base.

Global News Tories unseat SNP Deputy Leader Angus Robertson in Moray
Author: 0 Tories unseat SNP Deputy Leader Angus Robertson in Moray

Ruth Davidson, whose Scottish Conservatives ejected Mr Salmond from Gordon and Mr Robertson from Moray , said her party is enjoying an "historic night". The SNP's loss has been Theresa May's gain, with the Tories scooping up surprise Scottish seats including that of Mike Weir, who was defeated in the Angus seat he has held since 2001, and Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh, who lost Ochil and South Perthshire.

Author: 0 The big name MPs who lost their seats overnight

UKIP leader Paul Nuttall was unsuccessful in Boston & Skegness, with the Conservatives holding the seat with a majority of 16,572. In better news for the Lib Dems Sir Vince Cable retook his old seat in Twickenham and Jo Swinson returned in East Dunbartonshire.

Author: 0 Qatar says state news agency first hacked in April

The Kuwaiti emir also went to the UAE and Qatar Wednesday for more consultations. The countries involved in the dispute accuse Qatar of giving financial support to ISIS; Qatar has also accused Saudi Arabia of backing the militant group. Turkey has meanwhile brought forward a planned troop deployment to Qatar and pledged to provide food and water supplies to its Arab ally, which hosts a Turkish military base.

Global News Qatar releases initial report into alleged hack
Author: 0 Qatar releases initial report into alleged hack

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani "received a call from the emir of Kuwait asking him to postpone it in order to give time to solve the crisis", Sheikh Mohammed said. Jordan on Tuesday also reduced its diplomatic status with Qatar. "Our expectation is that our initial steps were very strong ... and this will jolt the system in Qatar", he said.

Global News North Korea Fires Missiles, Slams Trump's 'Egotism'
Author: 0 North Korea Fires Missiles, Slams Trump's 'Egotism'

Pyongyang launched several land-to-sea missiles early Thursday, under the supervision of leader Kim Jong Un , KCNA said. The latest missile firing came just one day after South Korea suspended the deployment of the U.S. It marked the fifth missile test-fire by the North since liberal South Korean President Moon Jae-in took office May 10. North Korea's weapons tests are meant to build a nuclear and missile program that can stand up to what it sees as US and South Korean hostility, but ...

Author: 0 Qatar calls allegations that it supports extremists "baseless"

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Egypt announced Monday that they were closing all land, sea and air borders with Qatar. The decision has since been adopted by several other Muslim nations. Trump initially took sides with the Saudi-led group before apparently being nudged into a more even-handed approach when USA defense officials renewed praise of Doha , mindful of the major US military base hosted by Qatar that serves, in part, as a launch-pad for strikes on ...

Global News UP (Uttar Pradesh) Board Class 10 Result 2017 Out Today | Check upresults
Author: 0 UP (Uttar Pradesh) Board Class 10 Result 2017 Out Today | Check upresults

Once the 2017 result of high school (class 10) will be declared by the board in UP, it will be uploaded on the UP Board website. Check more details from the following article. Wait for the official website to load, if it's slowOften, students don't like waiting for the website to load completely and look for other alternatives.

Global News Authorities deploy army in Indian town to contain violence
Author: 0 Authorities deploy army in Indian town to contain violence

Also, the GJM called an indefinite bandh in the Hills causing great inconvenience to the thousands of tourists who were now vacationing in Darjeeling and neighbouring hill stations. The GJM was protesting among other things "imposition of Bengali language in the schools in the hills". The agitators held a dharna, raised slogans against the chief minister, tried to damage the barricades and hurled brickbats.

Global News Kerala passes resolution against cattle sale ban
Author: 0 Kerala passes resolution against cattle sale ban

The legal age for buying and consuming liquor has been raised from 21 years to 23 years. The CPM and CPI had reached an understanding on the issue earlier and other junior constituents were on the same page. Outlets closed in the wake of a Supreme Court ban on sale of liquor within 500 metres of national and state highways will be allowed to relocate.

Global News RBSE 10th Result 2017 Declared by Rajasthan Board @ rajresults
Author: 0 RBSE 10th Result 2017 Declared by Rajasthan Board @ rajresults

How To Check UP Board Result 2017 Online? ■ Enter your registration number and other details. And here are the simple steps by which you can check your Class 10 result 2017. The results will appear on the screen. Candidates can check their results here after they are uploaded on the official website . The students have to put in great efforts as the competition is huge and large number of students is seen appearing for the exams all over the country.

Global News North Korea rejects new sanctions, to pursue nuclear program
Author: 0 North Korea rejects new sanctions, to pursue nuclear program

Pyongyang " s response came after the Pentagon on Tuesday successfully shot down a mock nuclear warhead simulating the speed and range of a potential North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). Australian Defence Minister Marise Payne called on Beijing to use its influence, including its status as the main foreign investment source, energy and being Pyongyang's major exporter, over North Korea.

Global News 20 dead, 10 injured in fire at cracker factory in Madhya Pradesh
Author: 0 20 dead, 10 injured in fire at cracker factory in Madhya Pradesh

The deceased were labourers who were working at the factory when the explosion took place. Authorities have charged the factory owner with criminally negligent manslaughter, but have not yet arrested him. The blast was so powerful that deafening sound of explosions was heard up to five km. The district administration ordered a magisterial probe headed by additional district magistrate to probe the incident.

Global News Trump hails heroes at Arlington
Author: 0 Trump hails heroes at Arlington

Horton, a sniper sent to Afghanistan in 2011, died in a gun battle with the Taliban near the Pakistan border three months into his deployment. "They each had their own names, their own stories, their own handsome dreams", said Trump in his address.

Author: 0 Qatar won't back down in face of pressure: minister

This is published unedited from the PTI feed . The UAE , along with Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and Egypt , is mounting an unprecedented diplomatic and economic blockade against Qatar, alleging ties to terrorism. But Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir on Wednesday voiced opposition to foreign involvement in the dispute. "Like any crisis, you can not really control the dynamics.

Author: 0 Iran says 5 Tehran attackers had fought for Islamic State

One of the two then threw acid in all directions, injuring 14 people who were nearby. Contrary to a claim by the IRGC that attempted to link the attack to US President Donald Trump's visit to Riyadh , Iran's Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi said , "It is too early to judge whether Saudi Arabia had any role in the terrorist attack ".

Global News Monsoon-triggered mudslides, floods in Sri Lanka kill more than 90 people
Author: 0 Monsoon-triggered mudslides, floods in Sri Lanka kill more than 90 people

The Disaster Management Center said more than 27,000 people have been displaced by the landslides . The floods and landslides in the south and west of the island were the worst for 14 years. He said flooded pumping stations had been restored but an area just outside Colombo was still without piped water. A third aid ship arrived from India Tuesday, Senaratne said, adding that three ships from China and another from Pakistan were also expected this week.

Author: 0 UK: Johnson rules out cancelling Trump's state visit

Boris Johnson said Khan had been "entirely right" in his exchange with Trump in the wake of a weekend terrorist attack in London which killed seven people, but added there was no reason to cancel the state visit, which Prime Minister Theresa May invited Trump to during her USA visit in January.

Global News United Kingdom police name third man behind London terror attack
Author: 0 United Kingdom police name third man behind London terror attack

Youssef Zaghba, 22, along with Khuram Butt , 27, and Rachid Radouane, 30 are believed to be the three men who carried out the attack that left seven people dead and 48 wounded. A London police spokesman said: "We haven't released anything at the moment, nor are we confirming anything but as soon as we are ready to name him, it will be on our website".

Global News Bonino returns for Penguins in 1-1 Game 2
Author: 0 Bonino returns for Penguins in 1-1 Game 2

This game was closer to what we had expected out these two uptempo teams. NOTES: Penguins C Matt Cullen left in the first period briefly after being hit from behind into the boards by Predators D Matt Irwin. This is his first year pro, coming out of college where he is not used to playing the National Hockey League schedule and the demands of that, particularly a long playoff run.

Author: 0 Who's who, what's at stake in Britain's unexpected election

The BBC reported that 76 seats appeared too close to call . "May's unusual because she's prime minister by accident, not popular election, so her popularity has not been tested before in a campaign", he said. Political deadlock in London could derail negotiations with the other 27 European Union countries ahead of Britain's exit from the bloc, due in March 2019, before they even begin in earnest.

Author: 0 Polls open in UK election after campaign marred by attacks

While the Prime Minister usually resides in a "safe seat" and is guaranteed a win, there are some doubts over Theresa's constituency of Maidenhead as they seem to disagree with her on the subject of Brexit . "Every London borough will have a specific, dedicated policing operation". May was criticized for a lackluster campaign and a plan to force elderly people to pay more for their care, a proposal opponents dubbed the "dementia tax".

Global News New trial requested in 'Making a Murderer' case of Steven Avery
Author: 0 New trial requested in 'Making a Murderer' case of Steven Avery

Avery, 54, was sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of first-degree intentional homicide in the 2005 death of 25-year-old photographer Teresa Halbach in Manitowoc County. The Netflix docuseries suggested that investigators took advantage of Dassey's youth and limited intellect to coax him into confessing to a crime he didn't commit.

Global News Zinke to order review of conservation plans
Author: 0 Zinke to order review of conservation plans

This puts the Greater Sage Grouse Conservation plan, finalized in 2015, in a state of flux. After traveling the West in recent months, Zinke, a former congressman from Montana, said he made a decision to act because he had heard from people who "did not believe that they were heard on the issue of sage grouse".

Author: 0 'Too Much': Majority Of Voters Want The President Off Twitter

What the creator loves about this bot is that considering that it is simply modifying the format, it is truly neutral. It's a very amusing joke, but it's also important to note Haberman's point that Trump's tweets are basically short forms of presidential statements.

Global News China's trade growth rebounds in May
Author: 0 China's trade growth rebounds in May

China's imports grew almost twice as fast as expected last month, driven by residual demand from a strong property market, economists said. "The continued uptick in Chinese exports points to the resilience of global demand, especially that of developed economies, most importantly the EU", Wang Tao, chief China economist of UBS, wrote in a note yesterday.

Author: 0 Votto leads Reds to 5-2 win, 4-game sweep of Cardinals

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Mike Leake throws in the second inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds , Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Cincinnati. Votto was safe with a single. "I think I might be onto something here", Gennett said. The Cardinals asked for replay to check for possible obstruction by catcher Devin Mesoraco, but the call was upheld.

Global News Parents insist accused leaker not a flight risk
Author: 0 Parents insist accused leaker not a flight risk

Trump, who has repeatedly vowed to crack down on leakers, believes anyone found guilty of unlawfully disclosing government secrets should be punished to the fullest extent of the law, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said at a press briefing ahead of the detention hearing for victor.

Global News Polls open in United Kingdom election after campaign marred by attacks
Author: 0 Polls open in United Kingdom election after campaign marred by attacks

Now the tone of those Brexit talks, set to start in just 10 days - and even May's own position - are up in the air. After the result was declared in her constituency of Maidenhead, May gave a faltering speech. Political deadlock in London could derail negotiations with the other 27 European Union countries ahead of Britain's exit from the bloc, due in March 2019, before they even begin in earnest.