• Mumbai Suffers A Deluge After Heavy Rainfall Again
Mumbai Suffers A Deluge After Heavy Rainfall Again

Several Mumbaikars took to social media, applauding the tireless efforts of the cops to ensure smooth traffic movement amid heavy rains. Heavy rains are predicted in Mumbai , home to the the nation's two largest stock exchanges and the central bank, and its suburbs in the next few hours, according to India's weather office.

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  • United Nations head opens signing for 1st nuclear ban treaty
United Nations head opens signing for 1st nuclear ban treaty

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said as he opened the signing ceremony. Under its terms, non-nuclear nations agreed not to pursue nukes in exchange for a commitment by the five original nuclear powers - the U.S., Russia, Britain, France and China - to move toward nuclear disarmament and to guarantee other states' access to peaceful nuclear t...

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  • Abbasi says Trump recognises Pakistan's role in war on terror
Abbasi says Trump recognises Pakistan's role in war on terror

The president also referred to the Iranian gas pipeline to Pakistan and said: "In this section, we have carried out our part and in the form of a huge work, we have taken the gas pipelines to the border of the two countries". The two leaders had met on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly in NY late on Tuesday....

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  • Robert Mueller's investigators interviewed Rod Rosenstein, who is overseeing the Russian Federation investigation
Robert Mueller's investigators interviewed Rod Rosenstein, who is overseeing the Russian Federation investigation

The New York Times , which first reported the request for documents, said Mueller wants documents from 13 different areas including Trump's firing of former national security adviser Mike Flynn and former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey .

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  • Northrop Grumman Is Buying Orbital ATK for about $7.8 billion
Northrop Grumman Is Buying Orbital ATK for about $7.8 billion

OA has been the topic of several other reports. Among 14 analysts covering Northrop Grumman ( NYSE:NOC ), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Randgold-Resources had 31 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Also, insider Frank L. Jr. Zacks presents analysts with an ABR (Average Broker Rating ), based on the sell-side...

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  • 5 things Republicans hope their healthcare bill will change
5 things Republicans hope their healthcare bill will change

After that deadline, it would take 60 votes, meaning Democratic support would be needed - and it does not exist. "Guess what? The new bill does none of those things", Kimmel said . "They want us to treat it like an iTunes service agreement". "Particularly when we're talking about one-fifth of our gross national product, health care, then it ...

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  • Trump's mind made up on Iran but refuses to divulge
Trump's mind made up on Iran but refuses to divulge

Yet Trump has repeatedly said he believes Iran is violating the agreement. Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs, who is in NY to attend the annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly, responded to the speech by US President Donald Trump on Iran.

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  • Kenya court blames election commission for botched vote
Kenya court blames election commission for botched vote

Kenya's Chief Justice, David Maraga has called the bluff of politicians criticizing the judiciary over the election petition case. The petitions claim misconduct and bias. Opposition leader Raila Odinga filed after President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared victor of the August 8 election indicating that the electoral commission's electronic tallying sy...

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  • Rs 389-crore Dam Collapses in Bihar Hours Before Inauguration
Rs 389-crore Dam Collapses in Bihar Hours Before Inauguration

Lallan Singh, Minister of Water Resources, claimed, "the dam broke due to release of water in full capacity". According to sources, the wall of the canal collapsed when water from the river Ganga crashed into it after the pump was switched on for a trial and resulted in the inundation of a large part of residential areas and the National Thermal ...

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  • Germans have two ballots in complex election system
Germans have two ballots in complex election system

There was a time when the contest looked like it could be interesting. As the former President of the European Parliament, Schulz has pushed for stronger EU integration calling for all-pervasive Eurobonds and European finance minister. As a leader of the centre-left, Schulz has been unable to take full advantage of Merkel's decision to open Germany...

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  • Boat containing bodies of 23 people found off Belgian coast
Boat containing bodies of 23 people found off Belgian coast

Mr Decaluwé told reporters on Tuesday that the location of the wreck was being kept under wraps to prevent people going near it and to stop the submarine being looted or damaged. Historic England had made a decision to mark the 100-year anniversary of Germany's declaration of unrestricted submarine warfare by showing off the newly-acquired im...

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  • United Nations envoy slams North Korea's 'reckless' behavior
United Nations envoy slams North Korea's 'reckless' behavior

And we all know that. Pyongyang's military has conducted three ballistic missile tests since US President Donald Trump told reporters the country would be met with "fire and fury and, frankly, power, the likes of which the world has never seen before" if it kept up threats to the US and its allies.

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  • Hobby Lobby cotton decor triggers customer
Hobby Lobby cotton decor triggers customer

There are nearly 200,000 comments on the post, many of them expressing dismay that Ryder is offended by fake cotton plants. Rider's post generated more than 186,000 comments and 17,000 shares, but many said they thought she was being too sensitive about the cotton items.

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  • US Navy fires two commanders after deadly sea collisions in Asia
US Navy fires two commanders after deadly sea collisions in Asia

The Navy will also review the certifications of each ship, and the waivers for ships whose certifications have expired will be approved by the PACFLT commander. During his opening remarks, McCain read aloud the names of family members whose loved ones were among the 17 sailors killed in two sea collisions this summer.

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  • Egypt's Sisi urges Palestinians to unite, co-exist with Israelis
Egypt's Sisi urges Palestinians to unite, co-exist with Israelis

Wagner Fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy think tank - said of the event, which took place on the sidelines of the 72nd UN General Assembly session. Al-Sisi pointed out the efforts Egypt exert in order to resume talks between Palestine and Israel and to reach an inclusive and fair solution to the conflict.

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  • Hillary Clinton mulls challenging legitimacy of 2016 election, cites Russian influence
Hillary Clinton mulls challenging legitimacy of 2016 election, cites Russian influence

The defeated Democratic nominee stressed, however, that she does not believe there is a means to officially challenge the election's outcome. "I don't think the press did their job in this election", Clinton said in an interview with Vox .

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  • Report Zapad Attack Helicopters Fire On Journalists, Two Seriously Injured
Report Zapad Attack Helicopters Fire On Journalists, Two Seriously Injured

The video clip, published by independent news site Fontanka.ru, showed a helicopter firing a salvo of rockets at a military truck covered in camouflage netting in open countryside, with three vehicles with no military markings visible, parked a few metres away.

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  • Trump says democracy must be restored in Venezuela soon
Trump says democracy must be restored in Venezuela soon

General Assembly, Trump said the Venezuelan people were starving and their country was collapsing. Trump threatened to build upon sweeping economic sanctions that the USA slapped on Venezuela last month if Maduro "persists on a path to impose authoritarian rule".

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  • AG targets drug makers as part of opiate probe
AG targets drug makers as part of opiate probe

The attorneys general served investigative subpoenas for documents and information, also known as Civil Investigative Demands, on Endo, Janssen, Teva/Cephalon, Allergan, and their related entities, as well as a supplemental Civil Investigative Demand on Purdue Pharma.

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  • FPL works to restore power to East Coast as deadline approaches
FPL works to restore power to East Coast as deadline approaches

Michelle Rogers, a resident in the Rolling Oaks division of Southwest Ranches in Broward, said FPL crews arrived Sunday to fix "live wires & transformer to rotted broken pole which fell sparking and booming into my yard". That lowered to 39,780 the number of homes and businesses still without power following Hurricane Irma , or about 13 percent of...

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