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Global News Five members of city hotelier's family charred to death
Author: 0 Five members of city hotelier's family charred to death

A number of entrepreneurs, social activists and locals thronged Satpal Singh's residence to express their condolences. Satpal's elder grandson jumped into the swimming pool from first floor after the house caught fire, but neither he nor anyone of the family called fire brigade or police.

Global News 'No question of forming new party', clarifies Sharad Yadav
Author: 0 'No question of forming new party', clarifies Sharad Yadav

JD (U) leader Sunil Kumar Singh Told ANI that Lalu was unnecessarily dragging Sharad Yadav into something that was not possible. "Had I known that he would eventually betray the trust of the people of Bihar, I would have never walked with him", the younger son of Lalu Prasad Yadav and Rabri Devi said.

Global News United States issues travel ban to North Korea
Author: 0 United States issues travel ban to North Korea

Kang should be careful and also flexible", he said. Senators Ron Wyden of OR and Sherrod Brown of OH also urged Trump to rein in China. President Donald Trump yesterday signed a Bill that imposed tougher sanctions on North Korea and Iran for their missile programmes as well as on Russian Federation for alleged meddling in last year's presidential election.

Global News Ola Software Engineer Abhinav Srivastav Arrested For Misusing Aadhaar Data
Author: 0 Ola Software Engineer Abhinav Srivastav Arrested For Misusing Aadhaar Data

The Qarth-Aadhaar data theft case was the result of fraud at the level of KYC User Agencies (KUAs) and not any breach in the data base of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), officials with the authority said on Thursday. According to police, 31-year-old Srivastav is a native of Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh and graduated from IIT-Kharagpur. The UIDAI also filed complaint against Qarth Technologies, which was acquired by Ola in March 2016, for misusing Aadhaar data obtained from its ...

Author: 0 Colombo Test: India continue to pile on the runs

Pujara, who is playing his 50th Test, continued from where he left off in the opening match at Galle, securing his 4,000th run and his 13th century, his third in a row against the Lankans. Rahul was understandably distraught as he missed out on IPL and Champions Trophy due to shoulder surgery and the first Test here due to viral fever.

Global News Dilip Kumar Being Treated For Kidney Problems, Say Doctors
Author: 0 Dilip Kumar Being Treated For Kidney Problems, Say Doctors

He was admitted to the ICU at Lilavati hospital in Mumbai after suffering from a kidney ailment and dehydration. He was admitted to hospital on Wednesday, where his condition has reportedly worsened. In April past year, he was hospitalised due to fever and nausea. He was earlier hospitalised for fever and nausea in April 2016. He even celebrated his 94th birthday on December 11 previous year in hospital.

Global News Din in Rajya Sabha over Kerala killings
Author: 0 Din in Rajya Sabha over Kerala killings

According to ANI, the RSS leader said, "We passed a resolution in RSS Akhil Bharatiya Karyakari Mandal meet regarding attacks on RSS by CPI (M ) cadres in Kerala". Sources told HT that the RSS was also concerned about the recent attacks on its workers and wanted the BJP to deal with the situation in an appropriate manner.

Global News European Union says Dutch egg scandal 'under control'
Author: 0 European Union says Dutch egg scandal 'under control'

The Authority's director Thimjos Ninios says it is impossible to say whether some tainted eggs have crossed Finland's borders. Even shoppers in the countries hit by the scandal have been told to continue eating eggs, and another European Union spokesperson said: "Therefore you can hopefully eat eggs unscathed".

Global News Andhra Pradesh MPs meet Venkaiah Naidu
Author: 0 Andhra Pradesh MPs meet Venkaiah Naidu

The vice president is elected indirectly by an electoral college comprising members of both houses of the parliament and the elections are held through secret ballots. The NDA has nominated M. Venkaiah Naidu as its Vice Presidential nominee while Gopalkrishna Gandhi was named as the Opposition's candidate. The one who bags 50 percent plus one vote of the total valid votes cast will win the poll.

Global News Fire : Outbreak out near Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market
Author: 0 Fire : Outbreak out near Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market

The fish market supplies many of Tokyo's restaurants and is a popular tourist attraction. Media reports said it spread to four buildings covering an area of some 200 square metres. Plans to uproot the decades-old market have been in the works for years, with advocates citing the need for upgraded technology as they pointed to Tsukiji's antiquated refrigeration systems.

Author: 0 Donald Trump's sanctions on China likely to earn broad support

During the presidential campaign, Donald Trump had waved the specter of a tax to 45% of chinese imports to address the trade deficit with China which amounted to 309 billion us dollars in the past year. Beijing has said its influence on North Korea is limited. However, a legal framework on the trade said "Section 301" gives the american president any latitude in terms of trade retaliation.

Global News Moldova Declares Russian Deputy PM Rogozin Persona Non Grata
Author: 0 Moldova Declares Russian Deputy PM Rogozin Persona Non Grata

Mr Rogozin, an outspoken Russian nationalist, was furious when Romania barred his plane from its airspace last Friday, as he tried in vain to reach Moldova on a planned trip to its Moscow-backed separatist area of Transdniestria. Russian Federation denounced the decision in unusually strong terms. The ministry summoned Russian Ambassador Farit Muhametshin on Wednesday and said "Moldova wants to build with Russia bilateral relations on the basis of mural respect".

Global News China warns India of 'serious consequences' over border
Author: 0 China warns India of 'serious consequences' over border

Some 48 Indian troops - out of 270 who entered Doklam on June 18 - remain in the disputed area, Geng said , adding, there's also large concentration of Indian forces on its side of the border. "China has always prioritised diplomacy before resorting to military moves", the commentary said, but the ball was now in India's court. In a statement, Geng said the action of the Indian side amounts to that of "irresponsibility and recklessness".

Global News U.S. seeks cooperation with Russian Federation to end Syrian conflict
Author: 0 U.S. seeks cooperation with Russian Federation to end Syrian conflict

Key intelligence agencies found Moscow used a widespread misinformation campaign to achieve its ends. The money has already been allocated to the State Department . At a State Department press briefing on Tuesday, Tillerson conceded State still "had a lot of open slots" but praised career diplomats for stepping up in the interim.

Global News Duterte approves free education in state varsities
Author: 0 Duterte approves free education in state varsities

Economic managers earlier said that subsidizing tuition in state universities and colleges (SUCs) will be too costly, adding that the government can not afford the budget requirements of the tuition bill. The related educational expenses like books and boarding would be shouldered for "deserving 20 percent" by the CHED's Unified Student Financial Assistance System for Tertiary Education (UniFAST ) program.

Global News Woman yells about gunfire at San Francisco park
Author: 0 Woman yells about gunfire at San Francisco park

All three have been taken to the hospital with injuries. Police were still searching for at least gunman who fled the scene after the blitz shooting as of Thursday night. Later on they added that they were "on the scene investigating a shooting that occurred". She says it was a terrifying moment because people were not reacting, possibly thinking the blasts were fireworks.

Global News County air quality
Author: 0 County air quality "unhealthy", limited activity outdoors recommended

Air quality has only worsened since OR issued its warning Wednesday. "You might even need to stop or reduce it over these next days of decreased air quality", she said. "The heat already has health impacts on the same populations that are going to be negatively impacted by poor air quality". Temperatures in the Lower Mainland are expected to sit between 25 and 30 C throughout the rest of this week.

Global News Sachin Tendulkar attends RS after facing flak over absence
Author: 0 Sachin Tendulkar attends RS after facing flak over absence

Sachin Tendulkar , India's most prominent and admired cricketer has made his entry into Rajya Sabha as a Member of Parliament. Tendulkar and Rekha were nominated to the Upper House in 2012 during erstwhile UPA regime. Further to the scrutiny, technical, financial and administrative sanctions may be issued within 75 days of the receipt of this letter. Eden said Tendulkar's involvement in the development of the hospital would take the prestigious healthcare centre in the city to newer heights.

Global News North Korea travel ban to take effect next month
Author: 0 North Korea travel ban to take effect next month

But a former senior State Department official told Politico that Tillerson aide R.C. Hammond suggested the secretary of state doesn't want to fully fund the unit for fear of angering Putin. Tillerson added. In response to a question about simmering tensions with Russian Federation that just announced it is expelling 755 USA diplomats، Tillerson said terrorism is one area of mutual interest with Moscow and both countries are committed to the stability of Syria following the battle to defeat ...

Global News Lease Dispute Results in Secret Service Vacating Trump Tower Command Post
Author: 0 Lease Dispute Results in Secret Service Vacating Trump Tower Command Post

Sources said the General Services Administration was trying to formalize its lease of the space, but negotiations with the Trump Organization fell apart over the price and other conditions. Last year, Trump was criticized for raising the price inside his building for a space he leased to his campaign, almost quintupling the rent when he stopped self-funding and began soliciting donations.

Global News United States urges Americans to leave NKorea before ban takes effect
Author: 0 United States urges Americans to leave NKorea before ban takes effect

He said Tuesday that the United States does "not seek a regime change". ICAO, the organization that oversees worldwide airspace, told airlines not to fly near North Korea . And the fact that the current USA president is unquestionably the dumbest leader that America has seen in at least a century doesn't give many people hope that he'll choose a course of action that won't get thousands, if not millions, killed.

Global News Rhythm City actor killed in attempted hijacking
Author: 0 Rhythm City actor killed in attempted hijacking

Lieutenant Kay Makhubela confirmed to City Press that Masilela was driving with a friend in a white Golf 7 in Tembisa last night, when they were approached by a black Jeep. The Rhythm City actor played the character of Sifiso Ngema on the popular soap. Dumi was a cast member in ETV soapie Rhythm City . "The tried to drive off, but the black Jeep followed, and the occupants opened fire".

Global News Christie: At least I didn't dump nachos on Cubs fan
Author: 0 Christie: At least I didn't dump nachos on Cubs fan

From a distance of 30 feet, Joseph said, he was compelled to bark out Christie's name and inform the governor that "he sucked". After photos shot by NJ.com kicked up a justified ruckus, Christie denied he was there, saying "I didn't get any sun today".

Global News US Orders All Citizens to Leave DPRK Before Sept 1st Travel Ban
Author: 0 US Orders All Citizens to Leave DPRK Before Sept 1st Travel Ban

A policeman walks past various national flags at the venue of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Regional Forum (ARF) meeting in Manila. Since North Korea's July 4 launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the United States has been negotiating with Pyongyang ally China on a draft resolution to impose new sanctions on North Korea, which fired a second ICBM last Friday.

Global News United States issues ban on tourist travel to North Korea
Author: 0 United States issues ban on tourist travel to North Korea

I would tell you the relationship between myself and the president is good. Robert Gates, the former Central Intelligence Agency director, said Washington and Beijing need to strike a big deal, which could mean the USA seeking to sign a peace treaty with the North and make changes to the American troop presence in South Korea.

Author: 0 Tillerson won't meet North Korea envoy at Asia talks

Pacific Daylight Time from Vandenberg Air Force Base , California. "Every time Trump puts all the blame of North Korea's nuclear development on China , he actually eyes China's neighboring countries". Trump has assured him that if "thousands die", they will die in North Korea , and not in America. "Persons now in North Korea on a U.S. passport should depart North Korea before the travel restriction enters into effect on Friday, September 1st, 2017", the U.S.

Global News Wild Fire Smoke Lowers Lane County Air Quality
Author: 0 Wild Fire Smoke Lowers Lane County Air Quality

Information on a BC government website today shows that the air quality in Williams Lake and Kamloops is virtually off the charts and is described as "Very High Health Risk". Environment Canada has expanded its air quality advisory to cover the southern portion of the province spanning from eastern Vancouver Island to Elk Valley on the Alberta boundary.

Global News DOJ To Scrutinize 'Race-Based Discrimination' In College Admissions
Author: 0 DOJ To Scrutinize 'Race-Based Discrimination' In College Admissions

It's no surprise that the Justice Department is tilting conservative under President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who has a long history of opposing affirmative action and minority protections. An unnamed DOJ official, however, told CNN that if there was any form of discrimination happening at universities, "the department would look into it".

Global News We're not your enemy, United States tells N.Korea
Author: 0 We're not your enemy, United States tells N.Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged continued "peaceful pressure" on North Korea, even as one Republican senator ratcheted up talk of war. North Korea is determined to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the United States and officials in Washington said Saturday's test of an intercontinental ballistic missile showed it may be able to reach most of the country.

Global News $0.45 Earnings Per Share Expected for Windstream Holdings Inc (WIN) This Quarter
Author: 0 $0.45 Earnings Per Share Expected for Windstream Holdings Inc (WIN) This Quarter

BlackRock Inc. now owns 19,160,595 shares of the company's stock valued at $104,426,000 after buying an additional 19,129,529 shares during the last quarter. The company's board of directors has eliminated the quarterly dividend payment of $0.15 per share, effective immediately. Analysts anticipate that Windstream Holdings Inc will post ($1.93) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Global News Pakistan government website hacked; hackers post Indian national anthem
Author: 0 Pakistan government website hacked; hackers post Indian national anthem

Pakistan government's official website: www.pakistan.gov.pk was crippled for sometime. According to reports, the hackers reportedly posted the Indian national anthem along with greetings of Independence Day on the site. His video could not have been more ill-timed as our country prepares to celebrate its 70th independence day on August 15. Choudhary said as Indian hackers have attacked where it hurts the most by taking their most prominent government website, Pakistani hackers will ...

Global News Cong VP to visit Gujarat this week
Author: 0 Cong VP to visit Gujarat this week

The area had witnessed breach in embankment. He said that it is the victims' right to get compensation and if needed the Congress party will fight on their behalf. He also promised to raise the issue of Assam's perennial flood problem in the Parliament. As many as 79 people have lost their lives in the devastating floods, eight of them from Guwahati .

Global News Japan Prime Minister Abe reshuffles Cabinet as support dips
Author: 0 Japan Prime Minister Abe reshuffles Cabinet as support dips

Kono's predecessor, Fumio Kishida , who had also taken on the defense minister post after Inada stepped down, opted out of this Cabinet and is widely thought to be aiming for a shot at becoming prime minister. "In the current state of confusion and flip-flop in Washington, Kono's deep and broad network of personal connections will be a huge asset", Jesper Koll, head of equity fund WisdomTree Japan, said in an email.

Author: 0 Ivanka Trump Says She Is Looking Forward to Working 'Alongside' Gen. Kelly

It wasn't surprising information for Kelly, who had already accepted the position. "I haven't talked to him or to anybody else about it", he said. Kelly also reportedly nearly resigned from the DHS in May, in protest of the way Trump handled firing former FBI Director James Comey.