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Author: 0 Countries using terrorism as instrument of state policy must be condemned

The statement comes ahead of Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi's address at the UN General Assembly here on Thursday. Slamming those countries who encourage terror safe havens, the EAM said, "The horror of terrorism continues to haunt global peace and security".

Global Media Pakistan violates ceasefire in Arnia Sector of JK's RS Pura
Author: 0 Pakistan violates ceasefire in Arnia Sector of JK's RS Pura

Pakistani border forces - Pakistan Rangers - also responded and targeted the Indian post that allegedly fired mortars on civilian population, it said. The latest ceasefire violation came a day after J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti appealed for peace on borders and sought an end to hostilities between India and Pakistan saying it is the people of the State who suffer the brunt of these skirmishes.

Global Media Narayan Rane resigns from Congress but keeps everyone guessing
Author: 0 Narayan Rane resigns from Congress but keeps everyone guessing

Soon after, Rane was handed over the charge of Revenue minister on August 16, 2005, succeeding Patangrao Kadam. Then in March 2015, when a desperate Rane took on the Sena's Trupti Sawant in a bypoll in Bandra East - the Thackeray home "Matoshree" is part of the constituency - following the death of Sena MLA Prakash Sawant, Trupti's husband, Rane lost by 19,000 votes.

Global Media China Rejects United States' Demand on Putting More Pressure on North Korea
Author: 0 China Rejects United States' Demand on Putting More Pressure on North Korea

Lankov said he expects North Korea to respond to Trump's threats with "equally powerful. equally comical" and "probably more ridiculous rhetoric". report this month showing Iran was living up to its end of the bargain. But Jeung Young-Tae, director of military studies at Dongyang University in South Korea, said the rising threat from the North meant it was not possible to dismiss Trump's comments as "empty bluffing".

Global Media Steve Forbes Says Republican Tax Cut Hinges on 'Instinct of Self Preservation'
Author: 0 Steve Forbes Says Republican Tax Cut Hinges on 'Instinct of Self Preservation'

President Donald Trump often touts the stock market as a measure of his success, and his ability to do so will depend on success on taxes, Forbes said. Trump's preferential rate for business income is unprecedented. "The wealthy will be pretty much where they are", Mr. Trump said, adding, "If they have to go higher, they'll go higher, frankly".

Global Media 7.1 magnitude quake jolts Mexico: Here's what to do when disaster strikes
Author: 0 7.1 magnitude quake jolts Mexico: Here's what to do when disaster strikes

The death toll surpassed 200 the following day. A team of American experts is in Mexico to assist with search and rescue efforts following the deadly quake that devastated the country's capital city Tuesday. 67 people and five dogs landed in Mexico this morning, along with 62,000 pounds of specialized tools and medical equipment, to conduct around-the-clock rescue missions and help assess the damage.

Global Media Iowa governor backs latest GOP effort to repeal ACA
Author: 0 Iowa governor backs latest GOP effort to repeal ACA

Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia said after a closed-door meeting Tuesday where McConnell, Vice President Mike Pence and other supporters of the bill pitched reluctant members to get on board. "When you're explaining, you're losing", he said. The latest legislation aimed at repealing the 2010 law would end expanded access to Medicaid and the federal funding that goes along with it.

Global Media China, Russia begin naval drills near North Korea
Author: 0 China, Russia begin naval drills near North Korea

The idea of shooting down a missile even if it is not a direct threat is not new. Yet it is still South Korea, and its capital Seoul close to the heavily militarized frontier with the North, that faces the greatest immediate risk in a military conflict.

Global Media Rally will press Stefanik to oppose Cassidy-Graham bill
Author: 0 Rally will press Stefanik to oppose Cassidy-Graham bill

Senate . Meanwhile, Save Our Care is highlighting a A new study from Avalere Health released today estimates that the Graham-Cassidy health care repeal bill will lead to a reduction in federal funding to states of more than $4 trillion nationwide by 2036.

Global Media Japan deploys missile defence to northern island, minister says
Author: 0 Japan deploys missile defence to northern island, minister says

China has recently supported sanctions against North Korea, but has yet to levy punishments against the country. North Korea has said it needs the capability to strike the USA with a nuclear weapon to deter an American invasion. An official directly familiar with options planning within the Trump administration told CNN the question that now needs to be answered is whether North Korea's missile program has progressed to the level of being such an inherent threat that the Pentagon would ...

Global Media Raj Thackeray joins Facebook
Author: 0 Raj Thackeray joins Facebook

Thackeray made the claim shortly after he debuted on the social networking site. Dawood is wanted by the Indian government in several cases including the 12 March, 1993 serial blasts case. Continuing his tirade against the BJP, Thackeray said the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has failed on various fronts, which include job creation, poverty elimination and increasing the income of farmers.

Global Media United Nations envoy slams North Korea's 'reckless' behavior
Author: 0 United Nations envoy slams North Korea's 'reckless' behavior

Addressing the annual gathering of heads of state at the start of the UN General Assembly on Tuesday, Guterres highlighted seven "grave challenges" facing the world, including terrorism, unresolved conflicts or sectarian disputes in countries from Syria to Myanmar, as well as cyberattacks, which he called the "dark side of innovation".

Author: 0 Perez pledges support to Mexican quake victims

Salma Hayek has launched a fundraising campaign to support those affected by Mexico's recent earthquakes . "A lot of friends died, including an uncle who was very, very close to me", Hayek said in the video on Wednesday. Within hours of going live, Salma's personal plea had raised more than $230,000 (£163,000). Hayek also included her note in Spanish and posted videos in both English and Spanish.

Global Media South Korea exempts women from the draft. Is that fair?
Author: 0 South Korea exempts women from the draft. Is that fair?

Guam, which has been publicly identified as a target for attack by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , is located about 2,100 miles from Pyongyang . "We can expect more missile launches", he said. China and Russian Federation have called for a peaceful solution. U.S. air force commanders often launch flights of their most lethal warplanes at time of heightened tension with North Korea.

Global Media North Korean defector exposing dictator clashing with President Trump
Author: 0 North Korean defector exposing dictator clashing with President Trump

Regarding the privilege to fly directly from Johor to Pyongyang anytime the prince desires, the statement said, "It is the highest honor as any other world leader will need to stop by in Beijing beforehand". North Korea's nuclear arsenal is small compared to the "1,500 or so very large-yield, very accurate, very capable nuclear weapons that the United States has", he said.

Author: 0 At UN, world leaders confront North Korea crisis

Pyeongchang, the first Asian host of the Winter Olympics outside Japan , will stage the event on Feb 9-25. An enrollment official at Harbin University of Science and Technology said the school has received diplomatic complaints from Pyongyang for turning down "each and every" North Korean applicant.

Global Media Marine Corps will get its first female infantry officer
Author: 0 Marine Corps will get its first female infantry officer

The Marine Corps expects to soon have its first female infantry officer, a feat that has been attempted by three dozen women in the past but never accomplished until now. Thirty-two women tried the course before the research ended in spring 2015, and none completed it. Officials with knowledge of the woman declined to reveal her name, asserting that she did not want to gain media attention and instead remain as a "quiet professional".