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World Media Preparations to welcome PM Modi in Nepal in full swing
Author: 0 Preparations to welcome PM Modi in Nepal in full swing

Ahead of Modi's visit, hundreds of Nepalese have taken to Twitter using the trending hashtags #BlockadeWasCrimeMr.Modi and #ModiNotWelcomeinNepal, calling on him to apologize for the blockade. At Janakpur , the two Premiers are expected to launch the Ayodhya Bus Service, linking the birthplace of Sita with that of Lord Ram, and bring the Nepal city on the Ramayana Circuit being developed by India's culture ministry.

World Media PSA hopes European Union will take common position regarding Iran
Author: 0 PSA hopes European Union will take common position regarding Iran

She vowed the European Union would press on with the deal regardless and warned the USA president that the bloc would protect its "economic investments" in the region. US law gives the Treasury secretary the power to administer sanctions imposed by the president. French oil and gas giant Total SA has signed a $2 billion contract in conjunction with a Chinese company to develop the South Pars natural gas field - the world's largest.

World Media White House Official on McCain's Opposition to Haspel: 'He's Dying Anyway'
Author: 0 White House Official on McCain's Opposition to Haspel: 'He's Dying Anyway'

She must confirm that techniques such as waterboarding - now banned by law - were and are unacceptable, and she must make clear that she herself will never again accept orders to carry out acts that so clearly violate American moral standards, even if they are ordered by the president and certified by administration lawyers as legal.

World Media Storm Team 11 Forecast: Scattered storms - A Hot weekend on the way!
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Highs will be in the upper 60s and low 70s with a chance for showers. Some showers could still be around Friday morning, especially east of Sioux City. That's going to pose a problem when a low pressure system moves along the front - bringing plenty of rain this Mother's Day weekend and beyond. NEXT WEEK: Monday brings partly sunny skies.

World Media Apple partners with mining firms on zero-carbon aluminium smelting
Author: 0 Apple partners with mining firms on zero-carbon aluminium smelting

The joint venture is called Elysis , and its focus will be on working to scale and commercialize a new aluminum manufacturing process that doesn't generate greenhouse gases. Apple has a keen interest in this technology because aluminum is a key material in its most popular products, the company said in a separate news release.

World Media Canadian Minister Receives Apology After Demand to Remove Turban at US Airport
Author: 0 Canadian Minister Receives Apology After Demand to Remove Turban at US Airport

Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said separately from Washington that her department spoke with United States officials about the situation and "expressed Canada's perspective". "As a Sikh, wearing the turban is considered one of the most dutiful acts for a person of the faith and I am proud to represent my community". But it should never become the norm .

World Media Trump Rallies Indiana: It's A New Ball Game, We're Being Respected Again
Author: 0 Trump Rallies Indiana: It's A New Ball Game, We're Being Respected Again

The president also touted the beginning of the construction of the wall, the embassy being moved to Jerusalem, and the new slogan for 2020: Keep America Great. And Saturday, Trump was in OH, long the key electoral piece for any GOP presidential hopeful. Jim Banks, Larry Bucshon and Todd Rokita, who lost the GOP Senate nomination to Braun on Tuesday, joined Pence aboard Air Force Two for the flight to the rally, according to Banks' office.

World Media EAST AFRICA - At least 44 killed as dam bursts in Kenya
Author: 0 EAST AFRICA - At least 44 killed as dam bursts in Kenya

The Nation does not have a photo of the man whose dam burst on Wednesday night and killed over 40 people. Abbas Gullet, secretary general of Kenya Red Cross said: "The effects of the floods countrywide has now reached a proportion of a national disaster and its severity will be seen when the rains are over".

World Media Italy's hard-right, anti-establishment parties close to forming new govt
Author: 0 Italy's hard-right, anti-establishment parties close to forming new govt

Prospects are growing of an unprecedented summer re-vote which opinion polls suggest would see Forza Italia haemorrhaging vote to the increasingly buoyant League, which is the dominant partner in the conservative bloc. A March 4 parliamentary election that laid bare Italians' disgust with traditional politics, anxiety over the economy and opposition to migrants. Berlusconi himself is barred from holding public office until next year because of a 2013 tax-fraud conviction.

World Media SA Jewish board condemns deadly attack on Durban mosque
Author: 0 SA Jewish board condemns deadly attack on Durban mosque

Three people have been left with serious injuries following an attack at the Imam Hussain Mosque in Ottawa, Verulam. No suspects have been arrested yet over Thursday's attack by three men armed with guns and knives in which two worshippers were also injured.

World Media A look at the 3 Americans released by North Korea
Author: 0 A look at the 3 Americans released by North Korea

A prosperous city state, Singapore has already hosted a historic meeting between two leaders burdened with a legacy of bad blood and mutual distrust. South Korea government said it had high hopes for the summit. Baik was speaking in response to a report by JTBC, which on Thursday aired an interview of a man it said was the manager of a restaurant in China where the women had been working.

World Media Year Old Scientist Kills Himself With The Aid Of Drug
Author: 0 Year Old Scientist Kills Himself With The Aid Of Drug

Goodall traveled from Australia to Switzerland to kill himself with the assistance of Life Circle clinic, saying that he stopped enjoying life "five or 10 years ago" because of his inability to walk and his failing eyesight. Assisted suicide is legal in a handful of countries, including Canada, Belgium and the Netherlands but only applies to their own residents who have incurable diseases.

World Media 7 people, including 4 children, found dead at home in southwestern Australia
Author: 0 7 people, including 4 children, found dead at home in southwestern Australia

The bodies of two of the adults were found outside a building on the property, in Osmington , near Margaret River , while the other five bodies were found inside, the Sydney Morning Herald reported . Dawson confirmed that the incident was likely a murder-suicide. "Homicide squad detectives from Perth are assisting local police in investigating the circumstances around this tragedy".

World Media Florida deputy helps save baby's life
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Nix rushed the baby into the emergency room. The Marion County Sheriff's Office shared heartwarming updates about baby King's state afterward. According to the Marion County, Florida Sheriff's Office, Nix performed "life-saving measures" on the child, such as chest compressions.

World Media Ending Iran deal could destabilize Middle East, Russia says
Author: 0 Ending Iran deal could destabilize Middle East, Russia says

Washington has given European firms doing business in Iran up to six months to wind up investments or risk USA sanctions and they are also forbidden from signing any new contracts with Iran. The 2015 accord "is delivering on its goal which is guaranteeing that Iran doesn't develop nuclear weapons, the European Union is determined to preserve it", Mogherini said.

World Media Tej Pratap Yadav gets engaged with Aishwarya Rai in Lalu's absence
Author: 0 Tej Pratap Yadav gets engaged with Aishwarya Rai in Lalu's absence

Lovingly called "Jhipsi" by family members, Aishwarya is the eldest among her siblings. Reacting to his father Lalu Prasad Yadav's absence, Tej Pratap Twitted: "Miss you Papa". The ceremony took place at Hotel Maurya in Patna . Aishwarya Rai is the eldest daughter of RJD leader Chandrika Prasad Rai. After the ritual of exchanging rings got over, Tej Pratap touched the feet of all the elders present in the hall, including his in-laws to be.

Author: 0 Early Voting for Iowa's Primary Now Underway

Those who voted in the Democratic Primary , or who did not vote in either primary, may cast a ballot in that election. He added that the absentee contributions may have affected the turnout on Election Day. They can also vote in-person at the county auditor's office. Mr. Archer's report also examines the length of the election calendar, noting the current 29-day campaign is fine for fixed-date general campaigns, but inadequate for on-demand or so-called "snap" elections.

World Media President Trump withdraws from Iran nuclear deal — Focus at Four
Author: 0 President Trump withdraws from Iran nuclear deal — Focus at Four

For many , Trump's decision on Tuesday to pull out of the landmark nuclear deal marked the final death knell for the hope created when it was signed in 2015 that Iran might finally escape decades of isolation and USA hostility. On Monday, U.S. crude reached $70 a barrel for the first time since November 2014. "This decision seems to have been made based on the same sort of fake theatrics that marked the period before the War in Iraq, where politicians looked for fake evidence, faulty ...

World Media Saudi Arabia will seek nuclear weapon if Iran does: minister
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia will seek nuclear weapon if Iran does: minister

Many hoped that Iranian President Hassan Rouhani ― vindicated by his success at the negotiating table ― would leverage his political capital and ease Iran's harsh security environment at home. Macron said Europe will consistently try to preserve the deal. Iran's poor economy and unemployment sparked nationwide protests in December and January that saw at least 25 people killed and, reportedly, almost 5,000 arrested.

World Media Laundering: NAB denies revengeful action against Nawaz
Author: 0 Laundering: NAB denies revengeful action against Nawaz

The premier said a motion should be moved under Rule 244 of the National Assembly to constitute a special committee, which should also submit a report to the House. According to a NAB statement, the chairman of the bureau took notice of media report which built up the money laundering claims citing a World Bank report.

World Media Iran won't uphold nuke deal without 'solid' European guarantees
Author: 0 Iran won't uphold nuke deal without 'solid' European guarantees

The Treasury Department announced that the sanctions will "come back into full effect" following adjustment periods, including six months for sanctions targeting Iran's oil trade and energy industry. Ever since his election campaign, Trump has frequently criticised the Obama-era Iran nuclear deal , also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action or JCPOA.

World Media Ryan Mullen attacks on fifth stage of Giro d'Italia
Author: 0 Ryan Mullen attacks on fifth stage of Giro d'Italia

Australian Rohan Dennis, pictured here during the third stage, maintains the lead in the overall standings ahead of stage six of Giro d'Italia tomorrow. It was a tricky final 15 kilometres on stage five after a slow day in the saddle, with a crash with 13.5 kilometres to go leaving half the field caught behind and needing to chase hard on the late inclines.

World Media Migrants accuse Italy of responsibility for Libyan abuses
Author: 0 Migrants accuse Italy of responsibility for Libyan abuses

A migrant from that boat drowned and a second is missing. The Italy-Libya deal has come under heavy criticism from human rights organisations, with Amnesty International claiming that "people are being forced to endure torture, arbitrary detention, extortion and unthinkable conditions in detention centres run by the Libyan government".

World Media IT raid on BJP supporters is a political gimmick: Siddaramaiah
Author: 0 IT raid on BJP supporters is a political gimmick: Siddaramaiah

He said "When the institutions like HAL, BHEL, BEML and BEL were set up, the world laughed at India. Their corporator has been arrested, it is their deed", Shah said. Kannadigas on Tuesday witnessed India's two prominent political figures wooing them to win their trust in the upcoming assembly elections . He says Beti Bachao Beti Padhao.

World Media A sticky mess: tons of liquid chocolate spills onto Polish highway
Author: 0 A sticky mess: tons of liquid chocolate spills onto Polish highway

Kowalski said the easiest way to clean up the hardened chocolate mess would involve melting it with hot water. "We have to remove the truck from the highway first", she explained. Tonnes of liquid chocolate has been spilt on a Polish highway. Cleanup efforts on the highway were being hampered because the chocolate was quickly cooling and solidifying on the six-lane surface.

World Media PM Modi Ranked 9, China's Xi Jinping Ranked 1
Author: 0 PM Modi Ranked 9, China's Xi Jinping Ranked 1

African's renowned businessman, Aliko Dangote, has been ranked among 75 most powerful persons on the planet, ahead of the Vice President of the United States of America, Mike Pence. For Putin, who dropped to the second spot, Forbes noted that he was re-elected to a fourth term with almost 77 percent of the vote this year. Inclusion on the list is decided by a complex equation which includes military might, economic resources, and an individual's power to influence others.

World Media Iraq says its warplanes targeted IS jihadists in Syria
Author: 0 Iraq says its warplanes targeted IS jihadists in Syria

The men killed him before escaping, the official added. "Oh Sunnis. we know that the government of Rafida (a pejorative Arabic term for Shiites) is on the verge of what they call elections", he said. His Facebook page was inundated on Monday with messages deploring the attack. Damascus and Baghdad declared Syria and Iraq fully free of Daesh late past year and have since been involved in clear-up operations against the extremist group's remnants.

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