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Global Media Govt to give ¥2 bil. more for Rohingya crisis
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Cardinal Charles Bo spoke to The Associated Press on Friday ahead of Pope Francis' visit next week to Myanmar and Bangladesh - to where almost 620,000 Rohingya have fled to escape the violence in Myanmar's poverty-wracked Rakhine state. Diplomatic pressure has been growing on Myanmar, especially on its Nobel Peace Prize-winning leader Suu Kyi. "China is ready to help", he said. The recovery of the world economy calls for joint efforts by Asian and Europan countries to tap new growth points ...

Global Media IFFI 2017 to showcase 195 films from over 82 countries
Author: 0 IFFI 2017 to showcase 195 films from over 82 countries

As Canada is the country of focus for this year's IFFI, a special feature showing life and nature in Canada was also presented. The International Competition jury will be headed by renowned filmmaker Muzaffar Ali, who is joined by his fellow jury members Festival director Maxine Williamson from Australia, Actor-Director Tzahi Grad from Israel, Russian Cinematographer Vladislav Opelyants, Director and Production Designer Roger Christian from the United Kingdom.

Global Media Arab League states condemn Hezbollah as 'terrorist organization'
Author: 0 Arab League states condemn Hezbollah as 'terrorist organization'

The ministers gave no details. His visit comes a day after the Arab League held an extraordinary general meeting in Cairo, at the request of Saudi Arabia . "We are obliged today to take a serious and honest stand.to counter these belligerent policies", he added. In the statement he refused to address specific complaints against Hezbollah and Iran's interference, instead preferring to focus on "understanding between our Arab countries" and "strengthening Arab national security".

Global Media Woman says she was harassed by NY state employee
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The allegation surfaces as the nation confronts allegations of sexual assault or misconduct by a string of men, including Hollywood studio boss Harvey Weinstein, actor Kevin Spacey, and Alabama U.S. Hoyt abruptly resigned last month. The governor is now named in the federal lawsuit. She then communicated through Cuomo's Facebook page and was again ignored, the suit says.

Global Media Priya Ranjan Dasmunshi Passes Away In Delhi
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He was the I&B minister during Manmohan Singh-led United Progressive Alliance government. Trinamool Congress ministers in West Bengal recalled their association with Dasmunsi whom they termed their political mentor. An astute orator and and a key leader of the Congress in West Bengal as well as at the national level, Dasmunsi rose from the rank of a Youth Congress worker, who became All India Youth Congress President in 1970.

Global Media Chilly Week Ahead Of Thanksgiving
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IF that front slows a few hours, we'll hit 80 that day! With a mix of sun and clouds, temperatures will be in the 30s for most of the day, and will top out right around 40°F. At least one forecast model shows the potential for showers on Wednesday , but the chances are still low. Another dry front pushes through Saturday night , which brings the low to the mid 30s and highs Sunday warm to the mid 40s.

Global Media Padmavati Row: The film is banned in UP and MP
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Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor starrer Padmavati has fallen into a nasty controversy. Chouhan's remarks came soon after he met a delegation of Rajput community members, who had gone to meet him demanding ban on the release of the movie in the state.

Global Media Govt has 48 hours to resolve Islamabad sit-in issue
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On this, the IHC gave 48 hours more to the city administration to evict the protesters. It merits highlighting here that the court had permitted the district administration to exercise its authority and advised the deployment of the Punjab Rangers or the Frontier Constabulary, if needed.

Global Media Student of the Year 2 | Poster | Tiger Shroff
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He is starring in the aforementioned Baaghi 2 , which is a sequel to his 2016 film, co-starring Shraddha Kapoor. However, the poster does not reveal any details of Tiger's co-stars in the film. Student of The Year 2 will be out in the theatres in 2018. Unlike the posters of the first installment, the first look of SOTY 2 is quite different with no revelations about its female leads.

Global Media Zimbabwe ruling party tells Mugabe to resign or face ouster
Author: 0 Zimbabwe ruling party tells Mugabe to resign or face ouster

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane on Friday said the government would be breaking the law if it were to grant embattled Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe asylum. The powerful and well-connected Mnangagwa has been central to the political movements. Mnangagwa served as Mugabe's right-hand man throughout his entire leadership, and there are concerns that his rise could mark a continuation of Mugabe's oppressive policies.

Global Media Merkel regrets failure of talks on coalition
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to meet with the country's president after talks on forming a new government collapsed in the night, raising the possibility of new elections. But that is not without peril for Merkel, who would face questions from within her party on whether she is still the best candidate to lead them into a new electoral campaign.

Global Media Fate of missing Argentine submarine unknown
Author: 0 Fate of missing Argentine submarine unknown

The seven signals detected by Argentina's Defense Ministry on Saturday are not made by San Juan alone, Balbi said. The submarine disappeared last Wednesday along the country's Atlantic coast with 44 crewmen on board. An Argentine national flag hangs at the entrance of the Argentine Naval Base Mar del Plata, where the missing submarine is based. Despite the bad weather, "10 aircraft, both domestic and foreign, are in a search rotation 24 hours a day, each in a different area", he said.

Global Media Foreign ministers of Korea, China to hold meeting this week
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During the three-day trip, the Russian envoy will reportedly sit down for talks with his South Korean counterpart Lee Do-hoon and Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Yoon Soon-ku. "Perhaps (the mission) will put a floor under China-North Korea relations, preventing further deterioration". "Song is not a magician", the newspaper said in an editorial Friday.

Global Media The US military has banned all service members in Japan from drinking
Author: 0 The US military has banned all service members in Japan from drinking

The announcement follows the arrest of a U.S. Marine who reportedly was involved in a fatal traffic accident in Naha, the Okinawa prefectural capital, early on Sunday. Last year, U.S. Forces Japan commanders imposed a similar alcohol ban in Okinawa after a 21-year-old service member crossed the center line on a highway and crashed head-on into two cars shortly before midnight.

Global Media Arab League hears warning of growing Hizbollah threat
Author: 0 Arab League hears warning of growing Hizbollah threat

Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Aboul Gheit said Arab nations would raise the matter with worldwide organizations, including the UN Security Council. Mr Al Jubeir stressed that the Kingdom would not stand idly in the face of Iran's "blatant aggression". "A decision was taken that Lebanon would be presented by Antoine Azzam, the permanent representative to the Arab League", a source from the ministry told Reuters.

Global Media Fifteen dead in food aid stampede in Morocco
Author: 0 Fifteen dead in food aid stampede in Morocco

A hospital source put the death toll at 18, adding that most victims were women who had been scrambling for food handed out by a rich man in the small coastal town of Sidi Boulaalam. An investigation is under way to determine the circumstances of the incident, officials said. People shoved, they broke down the barriers. An unverified video shot by a bystander before the incident showed a large crowd gathered at the open-air market, waiting for the food distribution.

Global Media M7.0 natural disaster strikes off New Caledonia, tsunamis observed
Author: 0 M7.0 natural disaster strikes off New Caledonia, tsunamis observed

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) in Hawaii issued a tsunami warning for coastlines within 300 kms (186 mile) of the epicentre, but later said the danger had largely passed. "They will feel moderate shaking, but there is a low likelihood of damage from the quake itself in Noumea", he told AFP. The quake, initially reported as magnitude 7.3, was the second major tremor in the same area in less than 24 hours and the third in the past month.

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