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Three dead in brutal Walmart shooting; gunman still at large Three dead in brutal Walmart shooting; gunman still at large
- November 02, 2017

Police said Thursday morning Scott Ostrem is at large and should be considered armed and risky. The manhunt continues for a Colorado man who coolly walked into a Walmart, began shooting and killed three people. Hundreds of emergency responders ringed the Thornton Town Centre shopping complex for hours after the shooting was reported around 5 AM (IST). Stephens said he did not see where the shooting had come from and did not see anyone struck by bullets. (more...)
Brexit documents to be released as soon as possible - minister Brexit documents to be released as soon as possible - minister
- November 02, 2017

But his lack of detail around the timing of their release was met with groans on Labour benches at Brexit questions in the Commons. The Speaker of the Commons, John Bercow, said such motions have "traditionally been regarded as binding or effective" and suggested he expected a response from the government within days. (more...)
Karnataka Parivarthana rally: Celebrating Tipu Jayanti won't benefit people Karnataka Parivarthana rally: Celebrating Tipu Jayanti won't benefit people
- November 02, 2017

According to the Newspaper, Party leaders are scheduled to visit three Assembly constituencies every day and hold public meetings in each of them.Central leadersThe State unit has already made a request to prominent Central leaders, including Rajnath Singh, Nirmala Sitharaman, Smriti Irani and Rajvardhan Rathore to participate in some of the public meetings to be held during the yatra.They have also invited Chief Ministers of some of the BJP-governed States including Yogi Adityanath to address ... (more...)
2 dead, 1 injured after shooting at Colorado Walmart 2 dead, 1 injured after shooting at Colorado Walmart
- November 02, 2017

Police consider the suspect armed and risky. A statement from police said 2 males were deceased and one woman was taken to a hospital. A call to the Thornton Police Department went unanswered. The two men were pronounced dead at the scene. Walmart customer Aaron Stephens, 44, of Thornton told Reuters he was buying groceries at a self-checkout stand when he heard gunshots and ricocheting bullets. (more...)
India releases Pakistani prisoner and her jail-born child India releases Pakistani prisoner and her jail-born child
- November 02, 2017

Although both sisters were happy to be returning to Pakistan, they had mixed feelings since their mother, Rashida Bibi, who was arrested with them in May 2006 passed away in the prison in 2008 due to illness. She said she had learnt Punjabi, English and mathematics and would continue her studies in Pakistan. "But if I am a doctor, then I will only be helping people - so I want to be a doctor", she added. (more...)
Meet the world's 10 most powerful women Meet the world's 10 most powerful women
- November 02, 2017

Merkel is followed by UK Prime Minister Theresa May at the second position, who is "leading her country through Brexit, a historic, complex and transformative time for the country and the European Union", Forbes said. Her ranking may ruffle a few royal feathers as she came in well ahead of the Queen, listed as the 26th most powerful woman in the world. May is followed by Melinda Gates , co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, who, along with her husband Bill, has donated more ... (more...)
Hillary Clinton: 'It appears they don't know I'm not president' Hillary Clinton: 'It appears they don't know I'm not president'
- November 02, 2017

Hillary Clinton didn't get to be president in real life - so how about for Halloween? It was revealed last week that Clinton campaign lawyer Marc Elias hired Fusion GPS on behalf of the campaign and the Democratic National Committee last April to investigate Trump. (more...)
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray calls on West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray calls on West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee
- November 02, 2017

The book alleges that many BJP leaders are involved in alleged scams and controversies. On Fadnavis' comment that "it can not be in government and opposition at the same time", the Sena had hit back on Tuesday saying "see if it's fine, otherwise leave it". (more...)
Company recalls millions of fire extinguisher due to malfunction Company recalls millions of fire extinguisher due to malfunction
- November 02, 2017

The recall involves two styles of Kidde fire extinguishers: Plastic handle fire extinguishers and push-button Pindicator fire extinguishers. The nozzle can also come off and cause an impact hazard. Kidde is offering consumers a free replacement extinguisher. The company has set up a hotline at 855-271-0773, which is available from 8:30 a.m.to 5 p.m. (more...)
Undeterred By Deadly Attack, New Yorkers Celebrate Halloween In Style Undeterred By Deadly Attack, New Yorkers Celebrate Halloween In Style
- November 02, 2017

Some paradegoers said the attack gave them more reason to show up. He said: "I have just ordered Homeland Security to step up our already Extreme Vetting Program". The governor lauded the actions of the first responders and said his "thoughts and prayers are with those New Yorkers that we lost today". And we're living our lives, because we're not going to let the terrorists win. (more...)
KOT goes berserk after Uhuru Kenyatta voted for Nyashinski KOT goes berserk after Uhuru Kenyatta voted for Nyashinski
- November 02, 2017

The repeat polls were held after the top court annulled the August 8 presidential elections in which President Uhuru Kenyatta was announced the victor. In his first official reaction to the re-run, Mr Odinga called for a " national resistance movement " including the formation of a "people's assembly" to bring civil society groups together to "restore democracy". (more...)
Kerala government bartering national security due to votebank politics: BJP Kerala government bartering national security due to votebank politics: BJP
- November 02, 2017

He said the office-bearers of the PFI, caught in a sting operation by the channel, said their goal was to bring the Islamic State to India . The sting, Prasad said, has caught PFI founding members and claimed that they received funding from overseas and had converted over 5,000 persons to Islam; an Islamic state was their final goal. (more...)
'Fake news' named word of the year 'Fake news' named word of the year
- November 02, 2017

Defined as " false, often sensational, information disseminated under the guise of news reporting ", fake news takes over from Brexit - which was named the definitive word past year after the June 2016 referendum in favour of the UK's exit from the European Union (EU). (more...)
Manafort held passports and accounts under a fake name
- November 02, 2017

The prosecutors have deemed the two men flight risks. Manafort was indicted on 12 counts by a grand jury on Monday and was accused of lobbying on behalf of pro-Russian leader in the Ukraine and for failing to properly register as a foreign agent. (more...)
Hindu terror exists; right-wing groups now prefer violence over debate: Kamal Haasan Hindu terror exists; right-wing groups now prefer violence over debate: Kamal Haasan
- November 02, 2017

Writing in his weekly series in Tamil magazine 'Ananda Vikatan Kamal Hassan says: "You can't say there is no Hindu terror". Chennai: Actor Kamal Haasan, who has been lately making headlines over his expected entry into politics , took on the right-wing groups on Thursday, saying that these outfits can not deny the existence of "Hindu terror". (more...)
Hawaii Women Rescued At US Navy Base in Okinawa Hawaii Women Rescued At US Navy Base in Okinawa
- November 02, 2017

Trapped on a storm-battered boat in the middle of the Pacific Ocean for months, Jennifer Appel and Tasha Fuiava were just about out of food and beginning to believe they were completely out of luck when they finally saw it: a U.S. She said they received a Coast Guard storm warning May 3. They carried two Global Positioning System units; one failed and they had to rely on the hand-held model for the entire voyage, Appel said in a phone interview from the USS Ashland Friday. (more...)
New Zealand to kick off World Cup defence v South Africa New Zealand to kick off World Cup defence v South Africa
- November 02, 2017

The opening match of the tournament will see hosts Japan take on EUROPE 1 (probably Romania but that will be confirmed by next March) in Tokyo on Friday, 20th September 2019. With the pools already drawn up, it was simply a case of working out the logistics of who plays where and when, in a series of fixtures that could greatly impact who qualifies for the knockout stages. (more...)
In Himachal, Modi says Congress has become a laughing club In Himachal, Modi says Congress has become a laughing club
- November 02, 2017

Despite the charges Congress leaders came out before the media to release their manifesto, which says the Congress government would show zero tolerance of corruption. "It is a party ridden with communalism", he added. He said Prime Minister Narendra Modi government implemented "One Rank, One Pension" scheme within one year of coming into power which has benefitted thousands of ex-servicemen of the state. (more...)
At least 28 killed in Eritrean protests At least 28 killed in Eritrean protests
- November 02, 2017

The statement did not say why the protests occurred. According to Eritrean opposition sites, the demonstrations began after the closure by the government of an Islamic school. In 2016, the UN Human Rights Council condemned "the reported systematic, widespread and gross human rights violations that have been and are being committed by the Government of Eritrea in a climate of generalized impunity". (more...)
WC runner believes marathon will be safe despite NYC attack WC runner believes marathon will be safe despite NYC attack
- November 02, 2017

NYPD Chief of Department Carlos Gomez promised the marathon's largest police presence. "We've enhanced the security for this also". "I do feel safe, when I heard on the news of everything that went on, I was planning on coming today, I'm not scared, I don't feel scared", Maria Mejia, of Los Angeles, CA, said. (more...)
Secretary General: NATO and Japan are natural partners Secretary General: NATO and Japan are natural partners
- November 02, 2017

Pyongyang's state-controlled KCNA reported a North Korean spokesman for the North Korea-Europe Association said the NATO chief was "aping" U.S. President Donald Trump by addressing concerns about North Korea's nuclear weapons program. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, re-elected to the post in a lower house vote, has installed his Cabinet, reappointing the same ministers back to their posts before a snap election last month. (more...)
Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists attack CRPF vehicle in Anantnag, 5 injured Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists attack CRPF vehicle in Anantnag, 5 injured
- November 02, 2017

A police spokesperson told Rising Kashmir that, " A convoy of CRPF 96 battalion with six buses was attacked by militants resulting in injuries to CRPF personnel ". Last month, militants had attacked a CRPF vehicle in busy Sanat Nagar area of Srinagar. The Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) claimed responsibility for the attack in Lazibal area of Anantnag . (more...)
Sanders holds White House news briefing
- November 02, 2017

Instead, reporters mostly asked Sanders questions relating to the indictment of Manafort and business associate Rick Gates , the guilty plea of campaign adviser George Papadopoulos and special counsel Robert Mueller's special probe into possible Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. (more...)
NY terror attack claims lives of five friends from Argentina NY terror attack claims lives of five friends from Argentina
- November 02, 2017

A sixth Argentinian man with the group named as Martin Ludovico Marro is being treated at the Presbyterian hospital in Manhattan, the ministry added. Terrorists have often used the phrase before committing attacks. The second tweet said: "Again we make a call for peace, for an end to these horrors". (more...)
Ishaq Dar again fails to appear before court Ishaq Dar again fails to appear before court
- November 02, 2017

Earlier, the accountability court had issued bailable arrest warrants against Dar after he failed to appear for a hearing in the corruption case against him. On September 27, the finance minister had been indicted for possessing assets beyond his known sources of income. Finance Minister Ishaq Dar's "confessional" statement had brought Saeed's name into the limelight after the Musharraf coup in 1998 when Dar declared Saeed a "close friend" and claimed that his accounts had been used to ... (more...)
Trump will not visit DMZ during Asia trip Trump will not visit DMZ during Asia trip
- November 02, 2017

Trump's itinerary for his 12-day trip includes visits to Japan , South Korea , China, Vietnam and the Philippines . Earlier on Tuesday, the State Department welcomed a decision by China and South Korea to resume normal ties after a year-long standoff over a decision by Seoul and Washington to deploy a missile defence system to counter North Korea's nuclear programme. (more...)
Catalan's Puigdemont Unveils New Website Catalan's Puigdemont Unveils New Website
- November 02, 2017

As part of its intervention, Madrid blocked the regional government's websites. Since arriving in the EU's capital, he announced that he would continue to fight for Catalan independence. If he fails to show up in Madrid it is likely a warrant will be issued for the arrest of the former Catalan President. Bekaert, Puigdemont's Belgian lawyer, told Belgian broadcaster VTM on Wednesday that if Spain seeks Puigdemont's extradition, it would be up to Belgian judges, not the government, to make ... (more...)
Nostrum Oil & Gas PLC's (NOG) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt Nostrum Oil & Gas PLC's (NOG) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
- November 02, 2017

CubeSmart (NYSE:CUBE) has declined 19.28% since November 1, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 3.51% the S&P500. The company had seen its current volume reaching at 2.17 million shares in the last trade. The stock of Chariot Oil & Gas Limited (LON:CHAR) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, April 4 by Peel Hunt. 12/01/2017 - Europa Oil & Gas (Holdings) had its "Corporate" rating reiterated by analysts at FinnCap. (more...)
Brno joins UNESCO Creative Cities Network Brno joins UNESCO Creative Cities Network
- November 02, 2017

In 2015, the southeastern province of Gaziantep was also designated as a UNESCO Creative City in the category of Gastronomy. Macanese food, a fusion of the culinary traditions of Portugal - the administrative authority in Macau for almost 450 years until 1999 - and Chinese food traditions, has been recognised locally since 2012 as part of the city's intangible cultural heritage. (more...)
Nawaz reaches Pakistan, to appear before NAB court tomorrow Nawaz reaches Pakistan, to appear before NAB court tomorrow
- November 02, 2017

The high court also ordered the country's National Accountability Bureau ( NAB ) to investigate and conduct a trial over the Sharif family's wider finances, including the London properties. Few individuals can not decide the fate of the masses by making such decisions, Sharif remarked then. Maryam and Safdar are indicted in one of the three graft cases filed against Nawaz Sharif, under the July 28 judgment of the Supreme Court in Panama leaks case. (more...)

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