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World Media Iran launches ballistic missile to slap Trump in face over United Nations speech
Author: 0 Iran launches ballistic missile to slap Trump in face over United Nations speech

Moreover, it also carried in-flight video from the nose cone.The missile was launched during a military parade in Tehran which commemorated the 1980s Iran-Iraq war. The news report cites that detail as being "much to the chagrin of President Trump and company" - but 2017 isn't the first time the USA has aired its concerns over Iran's rocket and missile research.

World Media Narendra Modi may speak on slowdown today
Author: 0 Narendra Modi may speak on slowdown today

Mr. Modi's speech is slated to be the highlight of the meeting inside the Talkatora stadium. Prime Minister Narendra Modi , who will deliver the valedictory address, may use the opportunity to highlight his government's pro-poor measures and other policy decisions.

World Media Iran conducts new ballistic missile test despite Trump pressure
Author: 0 Iran conducts new ballistic missile test despite Trump pressure

Rouhani made the controversial remarks at a military parade that showcased a new ballistic missile said to be capable of reaching targets up to 1,200 miles away and carrying several warheads. "Call on Iran to halt provocative acts", British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson wrote on Twitter. At Friday's military parade, President Hassan Rouhani hit out at those who "create problems for the peoples of our region every day and boast of selling arms to the bloodthirsty Zionist regime (Israel) ...

World Media Mnuchin: NFL players can have the 'First Amendment off the field'
Author: 0 Mnuchin: NFL players can have the 'First Amendment off the field'

He says: "They can do free speech on their own time". The NFL protests, however, are very much about race and free speech. "This is about respect for the military, the first responders". "This is a job". Mnuchin said the president was prepared to respond if that scenario were to ever play out. "You can't have stickers on your helmet, you have to have your uniforms tucked in", Mnuchin said.

World Media Nawaz to return home tomorrow to appear before accountability court
Author: 0 Nawaz to return home tomorrow to appear before accountability court

On July 28 this year, the 67-year-old former Prime Minister was disqualified from his office by the Pakistani Supreme Court, which also barred him from ever holding any public office again. Sharif, along with his children, is in London to be with his ailing wife Kulsoom Sharif, who is undergoing treatment for throat cancer. The court was hearing a reference filed by NAB against him for possessing assets beyond his known sources of income.

World Media Trump criticises Iran over its recent ballistic missile test
Author: 0 Trump criticises Iran over its recent ballistic missile test

Iran also displayed other home-made advanced missiles, including ballistic missiles, which are reported to have ranges of 1,300 km to 2,000 km. President Hassan Rouhani vowed on Friday that Iran would boost its missile capabilities despite warnings from Washington that it is ready to ditch a landmark nuclear deal over the issue.

World Media John Kelly Appears Embarrassed During Trump's UN Speech
Author: 0 John Kelly Appears Embarrassed During Trump's UN Speech

Twitter exploded with memes and jokes over White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's facepalming reaction to Donald Trump's Tuesday speech at the United Nations where he lambasted "Rocket Man, ” Kim Jong-un, "rogue" Iran and "dictatorship" in Venezuela".

World Media Kipchoge, Cherono triumph in Berlin Marathon
Author: 0 Kipchoge, Cherono triumph in Berlin Marathon

Overnight rain may have dampened Eliud Kipchoge's world record attempt on Sunday, after he cross the finish line in 2 hours 03 minutes and 32 seconds. By the time they reached the 15 km mark, Kipchoge appeared more determined as they made it through in 43:44, though they fell five seconds behind the WR as Kipsang, Kipruto and Bekele kept close tabs.

World Media Game grades for Sooners versus Baylor
Author: 0 Game grades for Sooners versus Baylor

This comes two week after Mayfield planted the Oklahoma flag in the center of Ohio State's field after beating the Buckeyes, though he later said sorry and that he "didn't mean for it to be disrespectful". In the final seconds of the first quarter, Abdul Adams gave Oklahoma a jolt when he took the handoff in the end zone and didn't stop until he was celebrating in the opposite end zone after a 99-yard run.

World Media Dead body Halloween decoration prompts anxious 911 calls
Author: 0 Dead body Halloween decoration prompts anxious 911 calls

The department later said someone called saying there was a "suspicious person lying in a driveway with bloody handprints on the garage". "It looks like he was dead I don't know I didn't stop I just came to work". A writer by day and a reader by night, and if you say the words "free" and "food" together I'm there. Meanwhile, another display in Oklahoma also had residents calling the police, because they believed it to be too disturbing, featuring bloody, plastic-wrapped bodies hanging ...

Author: 0 Iran tests new missile despite United States warnings

The President's critique bolstered the view of those who believe the United States will walk away from the Iranian nuclear deal struck under Barack Obama . Images of the "successful" launch were carried by broadcaster IRIB, including video from an on-board camera. "When it comes to defending our country, we will ask nobody for their permission".

World Media Tropical Storm Watch Issued for Outer Banks
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Watch Issued for Outer Banks

Forecasters are predicting parts of the Outer Banks to see flooding between 2 and 4 feet from storm surge, but noted that surge-related flooding can vary greatly, even over short distances. It is now about 900 miles east of Bermuda, moving north at 6 mph. "It is not a threat to land", the National Hurricane Center said. "Regardless of the exact forecast track", the storm is so big that "tropical storm-force winds could reach a portion of the North Carolina coast by mid-week", the NHC ...

World Media U.S. showing North Korea its military might
Author: 0 U.S. showing North Korea its military might

Russian Federation and China have both appealed for an end to the escalating rhetoric between Washington and Pyongyang . North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho told the United Nations General Assembly last Saturday that targeting the United States mainland with its rockets was inevitable after "Mr Evil President" Trump called Pyongyang's leader a "rocket man" on a suicide mission.

World Media Full statement from Sen. John McCain on voting no on Graham-Cassidy
Author: 0 Full statement from Sen. John McCain on voting no on Graham-Cassidy

John McCain (R-AZ), who is also opposing the health care reform bill. "They could remove the block grants from it, and we can vote on what we actually agree on", Paul said. Jimmy Kimmel rips apart Sen. "It's very hard for me to envision a scenario where I would end up voting for this bill", Collins, R-Maine, said in an interview with CNN Sunday.

World Media Coup tweet costs her beauty crown
Author: 0 Coup tweet costs her beauty crown

The competition's organisers said the tweet was "unacceptable" and chose to dismiss her just a day after she won the contest. In a message shared on her Instagram account , Esen said her post was written "carelessly" but was not politically motivated, apologising for any misunderstanding.

World Media President Trump Signs New Travel Restrictions As The Previous Travel Ban Expires
Author: 0 President Trump Signs New Travel Restrictions As The Previous Travel Ban Expires

The addition of North Korea and Venezuela broadens the restrictions from the original, mostly Muslim-majority list. And before then, the Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments on the constitutionality of the travel order. The directive also stipulates that U.S. officials can grant waivers to the travel restrictions on a case-by-case basis. President Trump's controversial so-called "travel ban" is set to expire Sunday, but according to reports it could soon be replaced by a more ...

World Media Celebrating the Jewish New Year
Author: 0 Celebrating the Jewish New Year

That's because Jewish festivals are determined by the Hebrew calendar rather than the Gregorian calendar. The first full day of Rosh Hashanah is this Thursday. This holiday, celebrated over two days, is a time for families and friends to gather to pray, exchange greetings and enjoy a meal together. Rosh Hashanah celebrates the start of the Jewish new year according to the Jewish calendar, which is based on the lunar cycle.

World Media Airservices system glitch grounds flights at Sydney Airport
Author: 0 Airservices system glitch grounds flights at Sydney Airport

Airservices Australia also confirmed the issue, writing "we have a confirmed technical issue @SydneyAirport". Travellers have been urged to check with their airlines before arriving at Sydney Airport on Monday morning. Domestic passengers at the airport have tweeted photos of a departures board with flight status reading "delayed - due ATC radar failure". Ground traffic control was hit with a power outage.

World Media Jeremy Corbyn highlights SSI closure in EU single market position
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn highlights SSI closure in EU single market position

Votes will still be allowed on the UK-EU divorce, but none will have any power to bind party policy, as internal party division over Brexit deepens . Labour MP Heidi Alexander agreed. "Corbyn's anti-EU wing of the Labour party have won the day", he said. But after the "priorities ballot" on Sunday - which decided which motions are picked for votes - Brexit was kept off the agenda.

World Media Pavlyuchenkova beats Kerber to claw into Pan Pacific Open final
Author: 0 Pavlyuchenkova beats Kerber to claw into Pan Pacific Open final

Meanwhile, French Open champion Jeļena Ostapenko won her first tournament as a top 10 player, fighting back from a set down to beat Beatriz Haddad Maia 6-7 (5) 6-1 6-4 in the WTA Korea Open final. The former world number one got herself into all kinds of troubles early on when the Russian was just too good at the baseline, turning defense into offense to convert her first break point with a wonderful forehand down-the-line victor to earn the first breakthrough.

World Media What is super malaria or superbug?
Author: 0 What is super malaria or superbug?

An effort is being made to eliminate malaria in the Greater Mekong sub-region before it spreads further. This resistance is taking over. Malaria is usually treated with a combination of artemisinin and piperaquine, but a recent development has seen the malaria parasite growing more resistant to both drugs.

World Media Iran Unveils New Long-Range Missile
Author: 0 Iran Unveils New Long-Range Missile

TEHRAN-Iran said it had tested a new medium-range ballistic missile, the day after unveiling it in defiance of US criticism over its disputed nuclear program. Trump has repeatedly vowed to pull USA backing from the deal; he has also called for including Iran's missile program. The Iranian armed forces commemorated the 1980-1988 war with Iraq, on Friday, by holding a parade in which Iran's most advanced military power and abilities are showcased.

World Media Iran Successfully Tests Ballistic Missile With 1200 Mile Range
Author: 0 Iran Successfully Tests Ballistic Missile With 1200 Mile Range

The future of the agreement on the iranian nuclear seemed more and more uncertain on Saturday, u.s. president Donald Trump who felt challenged by a new missile test by Tehran. UN inspectors say Iran has fulfilled its commitments to give up its nuclear activities under the agreement, which was reached with the five permanent members of the UN Security Council and Germany.

World Media McCain announces opposition to Graham-Cassidy bill
Author: 0 McCain announces opposition to Graham-Cassidy bill

The bill was also criticized for failing to ensure all people with preexisting conditions would not face higher premiums and for cuts to Medicaid. "I would consider supporting legislation similar to that offered by my friends Senators Graham and Cassidy were it the product of extensive hearings, debate, and amendment", McCain said.

World Media Afraid of Sasikala, we lied about Jaya health: Tamil Nadu minister
Author: 0 Afraid of Sasikala, we lied about Jaya health: Tamil Nadu minister

According to him, everyone in the government and in the ruling AIADMK party "lied about the people" who had met Jayalalithaa in Apollo Hospital, where she was admitted on September 22 a year ago. He said her thumb impression was found in a set of poll-related documents of AIADMK candidates for the elections to Aravakurichi, Thanjavur and Thiruparankundram assembly constituencies earlier.

World Media North Korea quake may have been explosion
Author: 0 North Korea quake may have been explosion

The quake was detected in an area around Kilju, in northeastern North Korea, just 6 kilometers (3.7 miles) northwest of where the North conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on September 3, according to an official from Seoul's Korea Meteorological Administration.

World Media China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea
Author: 0 China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

Would exploding a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific+, as North Korea has threatened, push the current war of words between the USA and North Korea closer to actual war? In a Saturday speech, North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho called Trump " mentally deranged " and said "during his eight months in power, he has turned the White House into a noisy marketplace full of crackling sounds".

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