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World Media India and Jordan Strengthen Ties with a Focus on Defence Cooperation
Author: 0 India and Jordan Strengthen Ties with a Focus on Defence Cooperation

Later, India and Jordan signed a Memorandum of Understanding for defence cooperation and inked 11 other agreements in a range of areas. Watch this video to know about the news. "We want them to have the Quran in one hand and a computer in the other", he later tweeted. He also emphasized the need to "recognize and reject the misinformation groups promote about Islam, or indeed any religion".

World Media Newly Released Intel Reveals Assassination Attempt Against The Queen
Author: 0 Newly Released Intel Reveals Assassination Attempt Against The Queen

Do Canadians want a monarch after Queen Elizabeth's reign? It revealed that the would-be assassin did not find a "suitable vantage point from which to fire". Christopher John Lewis would later be arrested by the police before committing suicide in jail in 1997. After being questioned over a non-related burglary, the teenager led officers to a fifth-storey toilet in a building overlooking the Queen's motorcade route.

World Media GOES Weather Satellite Prepped For Launch Aboard Atlas V Rocket
Author: 0 GOES Weather Satellite Prepped For Launch Aboard Atlas V Rocket

NASA launched another of the world's most advanced weather satellites on Thursday, this time to safeguard the western U.S. Liftoff was at 5:02 p.m. Together, the two satellites will be able to scan the entirety of the Western Hemisphere. It will also give forecasters and emergency responders more time to prepare for severe weather across the U.S.as storm systems move east.

World Media Russian Military: Syrian Army Repels 3 Attacks on E Ghouta Humanitarian Corridor
Author: 0 Russian Military: Syrian Army Repels 3 Attacks on E Ghouta Humanitarian Corridor

Tuesday was the first day of the five-hour daily "pause" in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta that was ordered by President Vladimir Putin, the Syrian regime's main backer. Representatives of Jaish al-Islam, Failaq al-Rahman and Ahrar al-Sham also agreed to expel, within 15 days of the truce going into effect, elements of banned groups Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham, the Nusra Front and al-Qaida who have taken refuge in eastern Ghouta.

World Media White House: Talks with North Korea must lead to ending nuclear program
Author: 0 White House: Talks with North Korea must lead to ending nuclear program

In a statement earlier Sunday North Korea condmkened the sanctions and accused the US of trying to undermine an improvement in inter-Korean relations during the Winter Olympics, state media said in a statement. A day after the PyeongChang opening ceremony, Mr Moon was invited to Pyongyang for a summit with Kim Jong-un, by his sister Kim Yo-jong after she attended the opening ceremony in an historic first - no member of the ruling Kim family had ever travelled to the South before.

World Media 2 confirmed dead in shooting at Central Michigan University
Author: 0 2 confirmed dead in shooting at Central Michigan University

Police say they had contact with the suspect Thursday evening, and he was transported to McClaren Hospital for a drug related incident. But Illinois state Rep. He is considered armed and unsafe. If you see the suspect, do not approach him and call 911 immediately. The shooting took place around 8:30 a.m. on Friday.

World Media Turkish strikes kill 14 Damascus loyalists in Kurd enclave
Author: 0 Turkish strikes kill 14 Damascus loyalists in Kurd enclave

According to the report, a Turkish helicopter sent to rescue the wounded had return after being hit, while the area was shelled to allow an evacuation. Syrian state news agency said Turkish forces killed 20 people in Afrin, without providing details. The air strikes mark a major escalation between Turkey, the main backer of Syrian opposition fighters trying to remove President Bashar Assad from power, and Syria's pro-government forces, backed by Iran.

World Media Stoneman Douglas wins twice Sunday to earn hockey title
Author: 0 Stoneman Douglas wins twice Sunday to earn hockey title

The duo launched their gun-safety group in January 2013, just weeks after a gunman killed 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in CT. The debate over how to respond to the school shootings pulled in corporate America, with gun retailer Dick's Sporting Goods Inc yesterday saying it would no longer sell assault-style rifles, the type of weapon used in four of the five deadliest mass shootings by a single gunman in U.S.

World Media Rann: Buhari reacts to Boko Haram attack on United Nations workers
Author: 0 Rann: Buhari reacts to Boko Haram attack on United Nations workers

The report also states that at least three soldiers were abducted and three mobile police officers attached to an internally displaced persons' camp, were killed. She noted that about 80,000 people, including 55,000 internally displaced persons were now supported with humanitarian assistance in Rann. In her voice message, she informed her friend in Maiduguri that they were under attack and that they had to run to the nearby military base for protection.

World Media Armen Sarkissian elected as president of Armenia
Author: 0 Armen Sarkissian elected as president of Armenia

The parliament of Armenia has chosen a former prime minister and diplomat to become the country's new president when it switches its form of government next month. Sarkissian-the only presidential candidate-was recommended by President Serge Sarkisian (no relation) on January 19 and nominated by the ruling coalition.

World Media High-spending Canadian budget aims for equality and growth
Author: 0 High-spending Canadian budget aims for equality and growth

An additional $57.5 million a year for three years is not sufficient funding to end boil water advisories in First Nations as promised in the last election. The rules affect a small business' ability to invest and split incomes with spouses or partners. More than $546 million over five years will be spent to implement and enforce the new federal legislative and regulatory framework with $150 million over six years to train and equip law enforcement to better detect and deter drug-impaired ...

Author: 0 Rev. Billy Graham laid to rest

Rev Billy Kim from South Korea, a former president of the Baptist World Alliance, said Graham had had an impact on millions of lives. "I believe, from heaven's perspective, that my father's death is as significant as his life - and his life was very significant".

World Media French embassy in Burkina Faso attacked
Author: 0 French embassy in Burkina Faso attacked

For the time being, authorities in Burkina Faso have no information on possible victims. One witness also said several soldiers were killed at the army facility, but there was no confirmation from the government or military. France's embassy confirmed in a statement it was under attack along with a cultural centre and the army headquarters. Le Drian said a crisis center had been set up at the ministry in Paris to monitor the situation.

World Media Storm brings wind, flooding and snow to US Northeast
Author: 0 Storm brings wind, flooding and snow to US Northeast

The storm dropped more than a foot (30.5 centimeters) of snow in western and northern parts of NY state, as heavy rain lashed coastal areas. In the West, eight states from Washington to California are under winter and flood alerts due to a major storm moving through.

World Media Ivanka Trump on president's sexual misconduct accusers: 'I believe my father'
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump on president's sexual misconduct accusers: 'I believe my father'

Ivanka Trump poses with US athletes Taylor Morris, Matt Mortensen and Lauren Gibbs on day sixteen of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games on February 25, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. Ivanka Trump , the daughter of President Donald Trump , is heading to South Korea for the final days of the 2018 Winter Olympics . Ivanka Trump has attempted to nurture a public image as a backer of women's empowerment.

World Media High Wind Warning Issued for Fairfax County; Power Outages Possible
Author: 0 High Wind Warning Issued for Fairfax County; Power Outages Possible

Friday , whether to modify regular school operations. The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for Framingham, and MetroWest, from 10 a.m. In addition, these strong winds aloft are creating what is called speed shear, when there is a drastic change in wind speed with height. Another chance of rain or snow arrives by the middle of the week around Tuesday night and Wednesday.

World Media Met Office issues ANOTHER red weather warning as United Kingdom faces 'blizzard conditions'
Author: 0 Met Office issues ANOTHER red weather warning as United Kingdom faces 'blizzard conditions'

Chief superintendent Stewart Carle said: "Due to this "be prepared" alert, we would urge people who live or intend to visit the regions within the amber warning area to avoid travelling on the roads unless absolutely necessary". The A93 is shut at Braemar, while some B roads in the Banchory area are closed, as are the snow gates at Tomintoul. Edinburgh City Council, East Dunbartonshire Council, East Lothian Council, East Renfrewshire Council, Falkirk Council, Fife Council, Glasgow City ...

World Media Snow-covered Britain braced for new threat as Storm Emma nears
Author: 0 Snow-covered Britain braced for new threat as Storm Emma nears

The warning is valid from 11pm on Wednesday until 3pm on Friday. Transport Minister Humza Yousaf has already advised Scots to batten down the hatches and avoid travelling unless absolutely necessary . Beast from the East: Set for a white weekend? Thousands of children have been off for most of the week as a result of the wintry weather we've been having, with many cut off by snow drifts.

World Media Marine Le Pen charged over Islamic State tweets
Author: 0 Marine Le Pen charged over Islamic State tweets

Prosecutors opened an investigation into the former presidential candidate under a French law that bans the "distribution of violent images" or incitement of terrorism. Le Pen, who ran against Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frédéric Macron in the presidential race last year, has previously denied any wrongdoing in regard to the 2015 tweets.

World Media US ambassador to Mexico to resign, amid strained relations
Author: 0 US ambassador to Mexico to resign, amid strained relations

The ambassador was often vocal over her differences with some of the USA president's policies, including his proposed border wall. Whitacre's name was first reported by the Mexican newspaper Reforma . "It is exclusively the job of the United States government to reveal publicly who it will name to lead its diplomatic representation in Mexico ", the Mexican foreign ministry said in a statement , as quoted by Reuters.

World Media Taliban pour cold water on invitation to Afghan peace talks
Author: 0 Taliban pour cold water on invitation to Afghan peace talks

But its chief spokesman did reply to an "Open Letter" published this week in the New Yorker magazine by Barnett Rubin, a respected commentator on Afghan politics, who urged the Taliban to accept talks with the Kabul government. But Pakistan , the minister said, is in the process of correcting its foreign policy to wanting to be "close to friends in the region". Earlier, both India and Afghanistan had reservations about the Taliban, which is backed by Pakistan.

World Media North Korean Ship-to-Ship Fuel Transfer
Author: 0 North Korean Ship-to-Ship Fuel Transfer

Mr Yun, a 32-year foreign service veteran, told U.S. media his retirement was a personal decision and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had tried to persuade him to stay. But, he quickly added: "only under the right conditions". It has also not happened with respect to American sanctions on North Korea. During his tenure, he helped to secure the release of Otto Warmbier, an American student detained by the North.

World Media White House preparing for exit of national security advisor HR McMaster
Author: 0 White House preparing for exit of national security advisor HR McMaster

It says the replacement plan was drawn up by Defense Secretary James Mattis and chief of staff John Kelly . After taking the reins from disgraced Turkish government agent Michael Flynn , McMaster evicted his predecessor's team of crackpot Islamophobes from the National Security Council, and won a war of attrition with Steve Bannon.

World Media Japan rejects South Korea mention of wartime 'comfort women' at UN
Author: 0 Japan rejects South Korea mention of wartime 'comfort women' at UN

North Korea may have drawn a blank at the Winter Olympics in the South Korean city of Pyeongchang but its diplomatic skills are worthy of a gold medal, although the Games-driven detente could be short-lived. They will also include North Korean and US athletes - which could give this hot regional crisis one last "sporting" shot at cooling off. They were expected to discuss the events North Korea's athletes will compete in, as well as travel and accommodation plans for the North's delegation.

World Media Defiant Putin warns U.S. with display of new weapons
Author: 0 Defiant Putin warns U.S. with display of new weapons

The Pentagon downplayed Putin's bellicose words, saying the US military is capable of defending the country against nuclear attack. Government numbers show that almost 14 percent of Russians live below the poverty line and real incomes decreased in 2017 for a fourth year.

World Media Senate GOP says gun debate will focus on background check records
Author: 0 Senate GOP says gun debate will focus on background check records

Toomey is also supporting a measure banning gun sales to anyone on the no-fly list, and one that would let the state crack down on people who lie about their criminal history on gun-purchase background checks . Trump made the comment while he was criticizing the sheriff's deputies who failed to rush into the school as a gunman slaughtered 17 people inside on February 14.

World Media The cost of Olympic medals
Author: 0 The cost of Olympic medals

Despite the divisions and distrust between the two Koreas, they agreed to have their athletes march together at both the opening and closing ceremonies under a banner of unification. The women's curling gold went to Sweden, but Canada managed to cling to the last shred of their dignity by winning the gold in mixed-doubles curling, which is still kind of sad seeing as how Canada is the only country that gives even a semblance of a fuck about curling.

World Media Suspect strangled Middlesex mother, hid body in woods
Author: 0 Suspect strangled Middlesex mother, hid body in woods

Authorities said Alvin B. Keyser, 23, has been arrested and is being held in connection with the case. Authorities say Keyser is an acquaintance of St. Deputies searched for St. John using canines and air surveillance and conducted multiple interviews, Sampson said. He told detectives that he attacked St John before strangling her until she stopped breathing before loading her in his van.

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