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Virat Kohli meets the Great Khali, shares picture on social media Virat Kohli meets the Great Khali, shares picture on social media
- August 07, 2017

Just before meeting Khali, the skipper has answered the few questions shot by the media, he opened up about the ongoing innings and performance of India, poured vast praises on all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja. That kind of energy I can sense in the team, and the team believes that as well. "We are creating a habit of winning. And everyone plays with a lot of passion". (more...)
Prosecutors seek 12 years prison for Samsung heir for bribery Prosecutors seek 12 years prison for Samsung heir for bribery
- August 07, 2017

The prosecutors' recommendation ends a four-month-long trial into allegations against Samsung's 49-year-old vice chairman, Lee Jae-yong. The merger made Lee the largest shareholder in the combined entity, now just called Samsung C&T, which in turn owns a controlling stake in Samsung Electronics, the crown jewel of the conglomerate with assets worth 350 trillion won. (more...)
Xi's Move to Slap North Korea Buys Time With Trump on Trade Xi's Move to Slap North Korea Buys Time With Trump on Trade
- August 07, 2017

But the draft resolution would ban all exports of coal, iron, lead and seafood. The proposed sanctions resolution would also block countries from using new North Korean workers overseas in what the official described as "deplorable " conditions. (more...)
North Korea foreign minister says South Korea approach lacks sincerity: Yonhap
- August 07, 2017

The ministers urged North Korea to immediately comply fully with its obligations under all relevant UN Security Council Resolutions. Kono also held a separate gathering Sunday with the foreign ministers of the five ASEAN countries situated along the Mekong River - Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. (more...)
China Calls for End to US THAAD Deployment in South Korea China Calls for End to US THAAD Deployment in South Korea
- August 07, 2017

Even on Monday, 7 August, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson signalled that Washington would be able to hold talks with North Korea provided the hermit kingdom abandons the missiles launches . "Moreover, I will tell him that to build a peace system, North Korea must respond to the two proposals we recently suggested". He told journalists that the unanimous vote by the UN Security Council to impose new sanctions was "quite clear in terms of being no daylight among the global community" on ... (more...)
Lambda Legal: See you in court, President Trump Lambda Legal: See you in court, President Trump
- August 07, 2017

A Lambda Legal attorney Sasha Buchert, added, saying that the ban was "capricious, irrational and clearly driven by anti-LGBT forces in the administration who care more about harming transgender people than keeping our nation safe". "The safety of all service members - transgender or not - is undermined by a policy like this that distracts from the important missions they have for no valid reason". (more...)
Charles Woodson, Tom Kartsotis and Adam Schefter will be MI honorary captains Charles Woodson, Tom Kartsotis and Adam Schefter will be MI honorary captains
- August 07, 2017

Harbaugh also made a call to ESPN NFL reporter Adam Schefter inviting him to be an honorary captain this season. "You had me at hello", Woodson told Harbaugh, after being asked. The college football season is only a few weeks away, and Jim Harbaugh is getting his MI squad prepared for their opener on September 2 against Florida. (more...)
Israel Bans Men Under 50 from Disputed Jerusalem Holy Site on Friday Israel Bans Men Under 50 from Disputed Jerusalem Holy Site on Friday
- August 07, 2017

The Palestinian leadership suspended security coordination with Israel over the new measures. The security clampdown that ensued, which included the installation of metal detectors, exacerbated tensions and led to clashes between irate Palestinian protestors and Israeli police . (more...)
Foxconn to invest in MI Foxconn to invest in MI
- August 07, 2017

Snyder's communications team has not confirmed the report, but did release a statement from the governor which included a picture with the chairman. "I believe we have a strong future with Foxconn, and while I don't have an announcement to make today, I think there are very exciting things to come in the future". (more...)
China Vows to Strictly Implement UN Resolutions on N. Korea China Vows to Strictly Implement UN Resolutions on N. Korea
- August 07, 2017

Mission to the United Nations. According to Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations, these sanctions will cost North Korea one-third of its exports - meaning more than $1 billion in hard currency. South Korea's new foreign minister said Saturday she was open to rare discussions with her North Korean counterpart on the sidelines of a security summit in the Philippines. (more...)
'Amit Shah's entry into Rajya Sabha good for BJP' 'Amit Shah's entry into Rajya Sabha good for BJP'
- August 07, 2017

Shah, along with chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar and state BJP president Subhash Barala reached the house of party worker Tarawati Chahar in Hanuman Colony where they sat on the floor to have what they called "a simple lunch". Of the total 11 Rajya Sabha members from Gujarat , the term of three - Smriti Irani and Dilipbhai Pandya (both BJP), and Congress' Ahmed Patel - is ending on August 18. (more...)
Trump supporters' optimism starting to wear off Trump supporters' optimism starting to wear off
- August 07, 2017

Optimism among voters and his main supporters is beginning to wear off. "It's hard to pick what is the most alarming number in the troubling trail of new lows for President Donald Trump", said Tim Malloy, assistant director of the Quinnipiac University poll in a statement. (more...)
Whale slams into boat knocking two fishermen unconscious in Queensland Whale slams into boat knocking two fishermen unconscious in Queensland
- August 07, 2017

The ordeal has not deterred any of the passengers, Galea said, who were "all in good spirits" after they got together Sunday to eat their previous day's catch. Mr Galea, 44, said one person suffered a fractured cheek bone, while another had two broken ribs and a third man's nose was broken. "We are all glad we made it", he said. (more...)
To save a man, Congress has risked a state in Gujarat To save a man, Congress has risked a state in Gujarat
- August 07, 2017

According to a report byNDTV, the MLAs were taken to another resort soon after they landed at Ahmedabad. On reaching Gujarat, the MLAs, while addressing the media, said they are all united and "horse-trading" was impossible. Patel has been a Rajya Sabha member since 1993 and he is trying for his fifth re-election in the Upper House this year. NCP leader Praful Patel on Sunday said his party has not decided yet about supporting any party in the RS polls. (more...)
Two IPS officers sacked for non-performance in Chhattisgarh
- August 07, 2017

Juri was scheduled to retire in 2019 and Agrawal was slated for retirement in 2020. This is the second time in recent months when the Home Ministry has acted against officials for inefficient performance or doubtful integrity. The performance of both the officers was reviewed after completion of their 15 years in service and they were found to be unfit to continue the office. (more...)
Techie Returns From US, Finds Mother's Decomposed Body In Mumbai Home Techie Returns From US, Finds Mother's Decomposed Body In Mumbai Home
- August 07, 2017

Asha Sahani's son Rituraj lived in the USA while she was living alone in Mumbai , said the police. Her lone son Rituraj Sahani, in his 30s and a software engineer in the United States of America, last contacted her in April 2016. The latch was opened through this hole. "He then called a keymaker", a senior police officer said. On entering inside, Rituraj found his mother's skeleton . (more...)
Hundreds gather outside Olympic Stadium in support of refugees Hundreds gather outside Olympic Stadium in support of refugees
- August 07, 2017

The stadium is now the latest to help out the asylum seekers . So many Haitians have crossed illegally in the last month that the city opened the rarely used Olympic Stadium as a "welcome center." The demonstration in support of asylum seekers took place outside the Olympic Stadium , where they are being housed. (more...)
BEST buses to stay off roads today as workers call strike BEST buses to stay off roads today as workers call strike
- August 07, 2017

The initial report said it wouldn't be called off until the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation ( BMC ) fulfilled workers' demands - including a ban on the hiring of private buses. Mumbai: Despite various negotiation meetings between all the involved parties, the BEST unions will go ahead with their proposed strike from Sunday midnight. (more...)
One injured in fire at 1420 Addison St. on Sunday evening One injured in fire at 1420 Addison St. on Sunday evening
- August 07, 2017

The fire was under control at 8:11 p.m. Berkeleyside readers first began notifying us of the fire around 7:15 p.m., with several witnessing and hearing crews responding, and many sharing photos on Twitter and via Facebook. This developing story was updated as we gathered more information . A fire that broke out in a Berkeley apartment building Sunday night displaced at least 40 people. (more...)
LeT behind Amarnath attack; 3 accused arrested, says IGP Kashmir LeT behind Amarnath attack; 3 accused arrested, says IGP Kashmir
- August 07, 2017

The three locals provided logistic support to the militants in carrying out the attack and they have been arrested", Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir, Muneer Khan, told reporters at police headquarters in south Kashmir's Anantnag district today. (more...)
Chinese foreign minister says he pressed North Korea to follow United Nations resolutions Chinese foreign minister says he pressed North Korea to follow United Nations resolutions
- August 07, 2017

He touted the "very big financial impact" of the sanctions and noted optimistically that China and Russian Federation had joined in the vote. North Korea's foreign minister Ri Yong Ho momentarily paused then said Seoul's proposals lack sincerity when South Korea is imposing sanctions on the North with the United States, the official added. (more...)
Woodbridge motorcyclist loses control, dies while fleeing Virginia Police
- August 07, 2017

The troopers said they observed the motorcycle traveling at a high rate of speed and weaving in and out of traffic. About 2:40 a.m., state police received a report of a speeding motorcycle on Interstate 395 in Arlington County. At this point, police say, Gaskins was traveling in excess of 130 miles per hour. - A motorcyclist lost control of his bike and died after he tried to flee from troopers who meant to pull him over. (more...)
UN Security Council imposes new sanctions on N. Korea UN Security Council imposes new sanctions on N. Korea
- August 07, 2017

He left Pyongyang on Saturday and was en route to Manila , the North's official KCNA news agency reported. US President Donald Trump's administration has been frustrated that China has not done more to rein in North Korea. For Tillerson's interlocutors worldwide, this is beginning to be a familiar experience: When the top USA diplomat meets with counterparts, many are finding that he's arriving prepared with information on their countries' connections to the Democratic People's Republic ... (more...)
Sanctions, talks important for N. Korean nuclear issue: China Sanctions, talks important for N. Korean nuclear issue: China
- August 07, 2017

UN Security Council is expected to consider a draft resolution on toughening sanctions against the DPRK in response to the recent missile tests at 15:00 hrs EDT or 19:00 hrs UTC, a Western diplomatic source told TASS on Friday. The DPRK pulled out of the talks in April 2009. While stressing that the situation of the Korean Peninsula is now getting close to the critical point of crisis, the Chinese minister said it is also at a turning point to make a decision to resume peace talks. (more...)
Gunfire at Santa Monica park leaves 1 dead, 1 wounded Gunfire at Santa Monica park leaves 1 dead, 1 wounded
- August 07, 2017

Officers arrived to see the shooting suspect fleeing on foot and police officers followed him, prompting the man to draw a firearm and shoot two rounds at the responding officers. It was then when the suspect approached officers with the knife in his hands and was subsequently shot. Officers and medical personnel on scene attempted to aid the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene, the release said. (more...)
Sketch of suspect, photo of auto released in Pasadena attempted kidnapping
- August 07, 2017

She said she noticed a man standing on the sidewalk near an opened passenger door of his vehicle. Richard Garcia was working as a security guard outside a nearby store when he says the suspect tried to grab the victim and pull her into his truck last Sunday. (more...)
Search of WA's Pilbara for Anthony Collis enters third day Search of WA's Pilbara for Anthony Collis enters third day
- August 07, 2017

Police launched a large scale search for Mr Collis, and eventually located his vehicle 1km north of Well 22. The pair's auto was was found on Friday afternoon about 1km north of Well 22, however Mr Collis was not with the vehicle, police said on Saturday. (more...)
Phoenix Rising's Drogba scores free-kick goal from over 30 yards out Phoenix Rising's Drogba scores free-kick goal from over 30 yards out
- August 07, 2017

The 39-year-old took his tally to five with a bullet of a set-piece in the 13th minute to leave LA Galaxy's reserve goalkeeper Clement Diop helpless as the ball riffled into the top corner of the net. The strike even drew praise from the opposition coach, who said: "He was a world class player in his day, I thought we did a decent job in neutralising him for the most part". (more...)
Newsweek Dubs Trump Newsweek Dubs Trump "Lazy Boy" on Latest Cover
- August 07, 2017

Newsweek magazine's criticism of President Trump in its latest cover has a lot of people talking, including FOX Business' Neil Cavuto. "Imagine how bad he'd feel if he did any work". The cover mocks Trump's ignorance of his own job and pays homage to reports that the president is easily disinterested with national affairs. According to Newsweek , it's been six months since Trump had taken the oath of office, spending 40 of those days at golf clubs with zero pieces of major ... (more...)
Security forces kill 4 terrorists in in Kohlu, Dera Bugti Security forces kill 4 terrorists in in Kohlu, Dera Bugti
- August 07, 2017

The media wing said explosive material, IEDs and communication devices were also recovered from their possession, which were feared to be used in major terror incidents. A senior security official said the raids were part of the Raad-ul-Fasaad operation being carried out in the country against foreign and local terrorists and networks. (more...)

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