• North Korea Threatens to Attack Guam After Trump's Heated Statements
North Korea Threatens to Attack Guam After Trump's Heated Statements

The Nikkei slumped to its lowest close for nearly three months Wednesday, leading an Asia-wide sell-off sparked by President Donald Trump's apocalyptic warning over North Korea's weapons program. A Japanese defense paper and a US media report said Tuesday that North Korea may have successfully produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can fi...

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  • North Korea eyes attack after Trump 'fire and fury' threat
North Korea eyes attack after Trump 'fire and fury' threat

Meanwhile, Japan's defence ministry has also assessed that it is possible North Korea has achieved the miniaturisation of nuclear weapons and has developed nuclear warheads. A report in The Washington Post on Tuesday went further. USA and South Korean forces fire off missiles from the South's Hyunmu-2 Missile System and the US M20 Multipl...

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  • Canadian delegation in North Korea to discuss jailed pastor
Canadian delegation in North Korea to discuss jailed pastor

The Canadian delegation is led by Daniel Jean, the national security adviser to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. His release followed the arrival of a Canadian delegation sent to Pyongyang to discuss the case of Pastor Lim, also known as Rim Hyon Su.

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  • Trump's Evangelic Adviser: God Sent Trump To 'Take Out' Kim Jong
Trump's Evangelic Adviser: God Sent Trump To 'Take Out' Kim Jong

Trump started his day with an early morning retweet of a story from the "Fox & Friends" account saying the us had detected North Korea loading two anti-ship cruise missiles onto a patrol boat several days ago. "Certainly, the North Koreans are going to convey the image of a capability which we can not confirm they have", Clapper told Cooper. ...

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  • Maryland city mulling over idea to let illegal immigrants vote
Maryland city mulling over idea to let illegal immigrants vote

The majority of College Park residents who wrote to the city council about the amendment after a July 11 public hearing opposed expanding voting rates, according to correspondence included in the agenda for Tuesday's meeting. 'What gives them that privilege?' he asked. The argument is that residents who have kids in local schools and pay local ta...

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  • Sebi bans trading in shares of 331 suspected shell companies
Sebi bans trading in shares of 331 suspected shell companies

Market regulator Sebi has asked the exchanges to restrict trading in shares of 331 companies, some of which have investments by several well-known domestic and foreign investors and the move spooked overall market sentiments on fears about possible action against more such firms.

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  • Najam Sethi elected new PCB Chairman
Najam Sethi elected new PCB Chairman

Pakistan's deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had appointed Sethi as member of the board of governors last month. With the appointment, Sethi has replaced Shaharyar Khan , whose three-year tenure at the post ended on Sunday, ESPNcricinfo reported.

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  • Attorney General to Indict Benjamin Netanyahu's Wife, Sara
Attorney General to Indict Benjamin Netanyahu's Wife, Sara

Part of the investigation includes accusations that Netanyahu and Arnon Mozes, publisher of the daily Yediot Acharanot, discussed a deal in which Netanyahu would receive favorable coverage in Yediot in exchange for legislation that would cut into the circulation of Adelson's free paper.

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  • Lawyer Says Trump Has Sent Mueller Private Messages Of 'Appreciation'
Lawyer Says Trump Has Sent Mueller Private Messages Of 'Appreciation'

In public, President Trump has been openly critical of special counsel Robert Mueller's witch hunt "investigation" of everything from Russia's role in the 2016 election to Mike Flynn to, apparently, whether or not Trump paid the proper amount of taxes on that lemonade stand he ran when he was eight.

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  • KDA asks bank staff to learn Kannada in six months
KDA asks bank staff to learn Kannada in six months

The notice further mandated the banks to set up Kannada learning centers within the premises itself:now, they have forms and challans in Hindi and English . Asking banks to give preference to local language candidates during recruitment in accordance with the Sarojini Mahishi report, Siddaramaiah said C and D group posts should complet...

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  • Nagasaki mayor pleads for end to nuke threat on anniversary
Nagasaki mayor pleads for end to nuke threat on anniversary

Nagasaki Mayor Tomihisa Taue (2nd R) and other representatives carry wreaths for the United States atomic bomb victims during a ceremony at the Peace Memorial Park in Nagasaki, Japan, on August 9, 2017. This year's ceremony was held only hours after US President Donald Trump said North Korea would be met with "fire and fury" if it continued making ...

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HBO's "Ballers" Renewed For Season 4; "Insecure" Earns Season 3 Pickup

Just three episodes into its second season, Insecure has nabbed a third season. "We're thrilled that the summer lineup of Ballers and Insecure connected with our viewers out of the gate", said Amy Gravitt , executive vice president, HBO Programming.

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  • North Korea threatens strike on base with Ellsworth airmen
North Korea threatens strike on base with Ellsworth airmen

Defence officials on Guam say there is no imminent threat to people there or in the Northern Mariana Islands after North Korea said it was examining its plans for attacking the US-held Pacific island. Guam is an unincorporated territory of the United States located about 3,400 km southeast of North Korea . The roughly ten-hour mission from ...

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  • Rajya Sabha elections: Congress MLAs celebrate unity
Rajya Sabha elections: Congress MLAs celebrate unity

Surjewala further said: "It is an eye-opener for the BJP to not misuse and brutalise democracy, not misuse state power, not be arrogant about money power and to respect the mandate of the people". "Congress conspired to influence the EC". Responding to the Congress move to the poll panel, the BJP deployed finance minister Arun Jaitley , law mini...

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  • India must give up Chinese paranoia
India must give up Chinese paranoia

The current crisis is over the Doklam plateau - as India perceived China's decision to build a road leading upto it as a geographical threat to its territorial integrity. In adequately developing the region, India will stand to gain immensely. The Government of India firmly believes that the issue can be resolved through talks, ” sources adde...

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  • David Letterman Returns to Television
David Letterman Returns to Television

His departure marked the end of a 33-year-long stint that made him the longest-running broadcaster on U.S. late-night television. "I feel excited and lucky", said the 70-year-old Letterman , whose retirement in 2015 as the longest-running USA late-night broadcaster marked the end of an American cultural institution.

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  • Donald Trump Is Fed 'Propaganda' Every Morning to Keep Him Happy
Donald Trump Is Fed 'Propaganda' Every Morning to Keep Him Happy

In what would be a novel departure from White House norms, President Trump is said to receive a folder of positive news about himself twice a day. On Tuesday, Vice News reported that Trump received twice-daily packets including "screenshots of positive cable news chyrons (those lower-third headlines and crawls), admiring tweets , transcripts...

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  • Oil prices marginally gain as Saudi Arabia plans to cut exports
Oil prices marginally gain as Saudi Arabia plans to cut exports

Benchmark Brent crude was unchanged at $52.37 a barrel by 1215 GMT. Last month, OPEC's de-facto leader and largest producer pledged to cut overall August exports to 6. The wider Saudi cuts come as some doubts have emerged about the effectiveness of the OPEC-led agreement. Libya pumped 1.03 million barrels per day (MMbbl/d) in July, according to t...

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  • Guam tourism : Same threat different day and Guam's beaches are busy today
Guam tourism : Same threat different day and Guam's beaches are busy today

The Washington Post reported on Tuesday that United States intelligence reports on the progress of North Korea's nuclear program had concluded that the country could now miniaturize nuclear bombs and fit them on missiles and estimated it had about 60 nuclear devices.

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  • Bayan hits US-led proposal to use airstrikes in PHL
Bayan hits US-led proposal to use airstrikes in PHL

Terrorist vassals of ISIS have been fighting an insurgency on the southern island of Mindanao since May, despite assurances from the Philippine government that they would be swiftly defeated. Russian Federation has offered to assist the Philippines in boosting the anti-terrorism capabilities of its security forces and support the Duterte adminis...

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