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Global Media North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier
Author: 0 North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier

They gave an interview to Fox News host Tucker Carlson, in which they said the State Department had been "absolutely no" help in getting their son back and that when they met with then-Secretary of State John Kerry , they found him to be "totally exasperated and overwhelmed with North Korea ".

Global Media Bombings at market in northwest Pakistan kill 15
Author: 0 Bombings at market in northwest Pakistan kill 15

The injured were moved to Quetta's Civil Hospital while a rescue operation is still underway, Dawn News reported. Sunni hardliners, now operating through different Taliban factions including the Islamic State group, consider them heretics and have often targeted them.

Global Media I look forward to meeting Donald Trump: PM Modi
Author: 0 I look forward to meeting Donald Trump: PM Modi

The two sides have stepped up efforts in recent weeks to get inter-agency clearance for the sale of the Guardian drone, made by California-based General Atomics. However, the economic potential of a strengthened India-U.S. bilateral commercial relationship is too great not to pursue. Defence deals, however, are one area where the two countries could make progress because of bipartisan support, an Indian official involved in the preparations for the visit said.

Global Media Seattle cops in fatal shooting had crisis training
Author: 0 Seattle cops in fatal shooting had crisis training

The fatal shooting of a pregnant woman in the vicinity of her children by Seattle police on Sunday, along with last week's acquittal of a Minnesota police officer who shot and killed a black man, has reignited nationwide criticism of police violence.

Global Media US Existing Home Sales Top Forecasts
Author: 0 US Existing Home Sales Top Forecasts

All major regions saw an increase last month except for the Midwest. The rate for a 15-year fixed home loan is now 2.96 percent, while the rate for a 5-1 adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) is 2.94 percent. Further indicating the high motivation of buyers, the average number of days on the market dropped to its lowest point in more than 48 months. Non-distressed homes took 27 days to sell.

Global Media Illegal arrested in killing of Muslim girl in Virginia
Author: 0 Illegal arrested in killing of Muslim girl in Virginia

Information from the Associated Press were used in this report . DC Police said Jonathon Soloman , 24, of SC was arrested and charged in connection with the fire. Authorities said that after the attack, Torres took Nabra in his vehicle to a nearby area and continued assaulting her then threw her in a pond where her body was later found.

Author: 0 Meira's nomination Oppn.'s strategy to divide Dalits: Adityanath

However, Nationalist Congress Party ( NCP ) said political parties made a mistake by supporting Kovind without knowing whether he is going to be a single man in the contest. With the backing of parties outside the alliance like TRS (2%), AIADMK (5.39%), YSR Congress (1.53%) and BJD (2.99%), the NDA's support will cross the half-way-mark to reach almost 63%.

Author: 0 USA 'downs Iran-made drone' over Syria

The armed drone was determined to be a threat and was shot down by a U.S. Air Force F-15E after the drone "continued to advance on the Coalition position without diverting its course it was shot down". The US' General Joseph Dunford had stated that "we made every effort to warn those individuals not to come any closer and then the commander made a judgment that it was a threat to the forces that we are supporting and took action".

Author: 0 Iran holds annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missiles

Top Guards' commanders have repeatedly said that Israel is within range of Iran's missiles. Meanwhile, the people of Iran, in large groups of tens of thousands started rallies in the morning, carrying placards and chanting slogans against Israel.

Author: 0 800 households evacuated in London among fire concerns

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR ) is in hot waters as one of its refrigerators caused the deadly Grenfell Tower fire in London . One shirt bearing the London Ambulance Service logo said: "We refuse to forget you". British police investigating the fire at Grenfell Tower in west London in which 79 people are believed to have died say the blaze started in a fridge freezer.

Global Media After Georgia, Republicans celebrating, Dems searching
Author: 0 After Georgia, Republicans celebrating, Dems searching

The Freedom Caucus has a lot of leverage: They control roughly 40 votes. 'I have experience in winning a Congress, ' referencing her rise to House speaker after Democrats beat Republicans in 2006. But as the returns came in and Ossoff remained stubbornly behind Karen Handel , a veteran local officeholder, Democratic frustrations burst into full view.

Author: 0 South Australia's bank levy is an outcome that many investors feared

Bligh also said the banks impacted by this proposal were paying full corporate tax and the Federal Government had just passed a new bank tax and the South Australian Government was trying to impose a third state tax. Australian Bankers' Association chief executive, former Queensland premier Anna Bligh , said tax policy in Australia had become "a joke" and the Business Council of Australia, blamed the Turnbull government for the hit, after it introduced a bank tax in the budget.

Global Media Farmers protest turns violent in Thane
Author: 0 Farmers protest turns violent in Thane

For the last four months, said a naval spokesperson, the Navy had been building fencing walls around the area to prevent further encroachment of the land. "The 7/12 (land) extracts are held with Defence Estate Officer, Mumbai ". The land was acquired by the Ministry of Defence. The villagers were protesting after the Indian Navy constructed a boundary wall on the "disputed" land which allegedly led to destruction of the crops.

Global Media Qatar slams Saudi, allies terrorism list as 'baseless'
Author: 0 Qatar slams Saudi, allies terrorism list as 'baseless'

Saudi Arabia and Bahrain issued statements welcoming US President Donald Trump's demand the previous day for Qatar to stop supporting terrorism, while ignoring a US State Department call for them to ease pressure. Still, the Pentagon has been developing contingency plans in case there's any interruption, defense officials said. Tillerson said the USA was asking Qatar to "be responsive to the concerns of its neighbors".

Global Media Monday,26th June declared a holiday
Author: 0 Monday,26th June declared a holiday

National Police chief General Tito Karnavian ordered the special counter-terror squad Densus 88 to step up monitoring and supervision of the activities of terrorist groups ahead of Eid al-Fitr festival, which falls on June 26-27. The MCB Quantico Islamic Prayer Center will not be holding 'Eid prayers, but both the Badr Community Center in Dumfries (www.bccd.org) and the Islamic Center of Stafford (www.masjidalhidaya.com) will be holding multiple 'Eid prayers throughout the morning; check their ...

Global Media Kulbhushan Jadhav files mercy petition with Pakistan army chief
Author: 0 Kulbhushan Jadhav files mercy petition with Pakistan army chief

It was his second appeal. He has asked the Chief of Army Staff to spare his life on compassionate and humanitarian grounds, the ISPR said in a statement today. However, it's unclear how this video might enable Pakistan to influence the proceedings in its favor or what Islamabad's motive might be in creating a fake video.

Author: 0 Trump calls leak of Comey memo 'cowardly'

President Donald Trump surprisingly refrained from tweeting during James Comey's testimony . "You and I are friends: 'Hey, I hope this happens, but you've got to do your job.' That's what he told Comey". "Lordy, I hope there are tapes ", James Comey said when asked if the president suggested he may have recorded their phone conversations. Richman confirmed Thursday that he was the friend Comey testified who had discussed the memos with the press.

Global Media Presumed death toll in London tower blaze rises to 79
Author: 0 Presumed death toll in London tower blaze rises to 79

Police Commander Stuart Cundy said police will seek criminal prosecutions if the evidence warrants. Police say 79 people are now dead or missing presumed dead after the fire at Grenfell Tower in west London . Cundy said emergency workers have now reached the top of the tower. After she met with fire victims, volunteers and local leaders, British Prime Minister Theresa May said support for families following the fire was " not good enough ".