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World BSF troopers dead in Pakistani shelling, evacuation on border (Second Lead)
Author: 0 BSF troopers dead in Pakistani shelling, evacuation on border (Second Lead)

The two sides had pledged to respect the conditions laid out in a 2003 ceasefire "in letter and spirit" following some of the highest levels of violence in Kashmir since the pact was signed. Pakistani Rangers are continuously firing and shelling along the IB and Line of Control in Jammu , Kathua and Samba districts for 9th consecutive day on Wednesday.

Author: 0 Drone footage reveals devastation after Fuego volcano eruption

Meanwhile, the eruption that covered the area near the volcano with a mix of hot gas and volcanic flows and devoured whole communities on Sunday, resumed on Tuesday. "They say they are going to leave them buried there, and we are not going to know if it's really them", the 39-year-old farmer said. They were heading to the homes of relatives in another town.

World White House aide leaves job after dismissing McCain with 'he's dying'
Author: 0 White House aide leaves job after dismissing McCain with 'he's dying'

Sadler's said in a White House staff meeting last month that McCain's opposition to now-CIA Director Gina Haspel didn't matter because he was dying, which elicited public shock and indignation. Kelly Sadler has been let go form the White House. Sadler's remark was sparked by McCain's opposition to Haspel overseeing the so-called enhanced interrogation methods at the Central Intelligence Agency following the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

World Canada Rejects U.S. Push To Replace NAFTA With Bilateral Trade Deal
Author: 0 Canada Rejects U.S. Push To Replace NAFTA With Bilateral Trade Deal

The thing is, the War of 1812 involved a conflict between the U.S. and Britain. They also introduced levies on politically sensitive agricultural products, months before USA voters head to the polls. -Canada relationship - as well as the effort by Canadian politicians of different stripes to appear united when they press Washington on trade issues.

World Key Senate Republicans seek to challenge Trump over tariffs
Author: 0 Key Senate Republicans seek to challenge Trump over tariffs

On average, the Senate has taken 86 days to confirm a Trump nominee, more than any of the four previous presidents, according to the Partnership for Public Service . "Working Floridians don't get to take the month of August off, and neither should career politicians". Underscoring the sensitivity of the session, staff is to be excluded.

World Woman in Wildwood beach arrest says she hurt neck and back
Author: 0 Woman in Wildwood beach arrest says she hurt neck and back

Emily is now on probation for a 2016 arrest, but she says that did not have anything to do with why she did not want to identify herself to the police officers. She went to the beach to have a fun time with her daughter. Emily insists the officers did not tell her why they approached her in the first place, though she says the reason was "pretty obvious" since there was alcohol "in the open", though she claims any bottles were sealed.

World First lady to attend Trump’s hurricane briefing Wednesday
Author: 0 First lady to attend Trump’s hurricane briefing Wednesday

He went on for a minute or so, saying the media was speculating where she has been. She and son Barron officially moved to the White House last June. She has been meeting with staff and working on upcoming projects, according to Grisham. Lori Donahue of Gillette, Wyo., said she was touched by Melania Trump's presence: "It meant a lot that this was her first since her surgery".

Author: 0 Bad News for Democrats Seeking Reelection? McConnell Cancels Most of August Recess

The statement also said senators will likely have a state work period at the beginning of August before coming back to work in the Senate. "Thank God for Leader McConnell's decision to cancel August recess", Sen. The Senate will now recess for one week in August instead of four, said McConnell, R-Ky. More time in Washington means less time on the campaign trail back home.

World Almost 200 missing after new round of eruptions in Guatemala
Author: 0 Almost 200 missing after new round of eruptions in Guatemala

After a drone survey, police managed to reach a farm where a home had been buried and people were believed to have been trapped inside. The foreign ministry said disaster management agency CONRED would help determine any such request. Guatemala's disaster agency issued new evacuation orders for some nearby communities Tuesday afternoon, setting off a panicky flight by people that stalled traffic in some areas.

World Chinese citizens remember Tiananmen 'Tank Man'
Author: 0 Chinese citizens remember Tiananmen 'Tank Man'

Speaking at Dialogue China's launch event on Monday morning, Carl Gershman, president of the us -funded National Endowment for Democracy, said that the Chinese Communist Party needs a "rewrite of history" in order for its regime to survive, of which the coverup of the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre is a prime example.

World Hundreds of homes destroyed by volcano lava in Hawaii
Author: 0 Hundreds of homes destroyed by volcano lava in Hawaii

Okabe describes the area as a mix of vacation rentals and year-round residences. Lava had filled the shallow Kapoho Bay before 2 p.m. Tuesday. A massive river of lava covered hundreds more homes overnight as it poured into the sea, filling all of Kapoho Bay and decimating entire neighborhoods.

World Massive fire breaks out at luxury London hotel, officials say
Author: 0 Massive fire breaks out at luxury London hotel, officials say

Plumes of smoke were seen billowing from the hotel's rooftop, and were visible as far away as Hackney. "Just evacuated Mandarin Oriental hotel to see this. She said her only concern was that it seemed the fire "was well ablaze" by the time the fire alarm in the building went off. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus were searching the building to see if anyone still was inside the area.

World Ethiopian pastor killed by crocodile during lake baptism
Author: 0 Ethiopian pastor killed by crocodile during lake baptism

A crocodile killed a pastor in Ethiopia over the weekend while he was baptizing followers at a lake. It clamped its jaws around the pastor, biting his legs, back and hands. According to the Telegraph , lake and riverside baptisms are common in many African countries, the risks notwithstanding. The lake's reddish-brown waters make it hard to spot the animals until they surface, the Telegraph said.

World Teacher Allegedly Fed Puppy To Turtle, Charged With Animal Cruelty
Author: 0 Teacher Allegedly Fed Puppy To Turtle, Charged With Animal Cruelty

The case was handed off to the Iowa attorney general after Franklin County Prosecutor Vic Pearson claimed a conflict of interest, according to the news wire. The mother of two of Crosland's current students, Farahlyn Hansen, told the Preston Citizen that her kids were " very upset about the way Robert is being portrayed in the news ".

World Woman Charged In Deadly Baseball Field Drive Due In Court
Author: 0 Woman Charged In Deadly Baseball Field Drive Due In Court

Sharrow, 51, of Sanford , Maine, was arrested shortly after the crash Friday and charged with manslaughter, according to Sanford Maine police. Witnesses said Parkhurst - a grandfather who told cops he was behind the wheel of a vehicle that fatally struck little Carolee Ashby in NY in 1968 - tried to shut a gate to stop the crazed driver, but was hit and killed.

World Brexit secretary plans to give N.Ireland joint UK, EU status
Author: 0 Brexit secretary plans to give N.Ireland joint UK, EU status

According to a report in The Sun newspaper, Brexit secretary David Davis is creating a Brexit plan that would give Northern Ireland a "joint United Kingdom and European Union status" so it could trade freely with both, as well as a buffer zone to eliminate the need for border checkpoints with Ireland.

World What we know about Valley killing spree — FAST FACTS
Author: 0 What we know about Valley killing spree — FAST FACTS

What was the motive? Cops released a police sketch of the suspect over the weekend, which appeared to show a white man with heavy eye bags and wrinkles, wearing a cap. He was found shot inside an office building shortly after midnight Saturday. He didn't say who provided the tip. Police say the first victim had testified against Jones in court.

World Philippines' Duterte stirs controversy by kissing woman on lips
Author: 0 Philippines' Duterte stirs controversy by kissing woman on lips

He hugged the first and gave her a kiss on the cheek before gesturing the second woman to kiss him on the lips. The clearly nervous woman did not resist the kiss, which was broadcast live. "It was a despicable display of sexism and grave abuse of authority", she said in a comment to local media . She appeared shy, laughing at the request, but eventually getting close enough for him to move in and plant a kiss on her mouth.

World Putin Calls U.S. Indictment Of Kremlin-Connected Tycoon 'Ridiculous'
Author: 0 Putin Calls U.S. Indictment Of Kremlin-Connected Tycoon 'Ridiculous'

Prigozhin is known as "Putin's chef" for having hosted the strongman's meetings with key foreign officials at his restaurants. Putin was told that he knows Prigozhin very well. US and Russian officials haven't discussed specifics yet. In my opinion, this is the result of the ongoing acute political struggle in the United States.

World Over 100k voters' names left off rolls in Los Angeles County
Author: 0 Over 100k voters' names left off rolls in Los Angeles County

An error by Los Angeles County has left 118,000 people's names off the voter rolls for today's primary election . They're scheduled to close at 8 p.m. This means that the state could potentially wind up with two Democrats running for several seats in November, but it could also end up splitting the Democrat vote enough to cause otherwise unlikely Republican victories.

World Iran seeks boosting uranium enrichment within nuclear deal limits
Author: 0 Iran seeks boosting uranium enrichment within nuclear deal limits

One of Trump's demands - which European allies back in principle - is negotiations to rein in Iran's ballistic missile programme, which was not covered by the nuclear deal. Israel's security was a top priority for Germany. "We are not in agreement on all questions, but we are friends, we are partners", Merkel said of Netanyahu.

World President Donald Trump withdraws Philadelphia Eagles' White House invitation
Author: 0 President Donald Trump withdraws Philadelphia Eagles' White House invitation

Trump and his aides are reportedly convinced that the battle over NFL players protesting during the national anthem is a winning issue for them, but it appears Trump was also trying to avoid personal embarrassment. "I don't like Kim Kardashian at the White House , I don't like the Eagles at the White House , I don't like anybody who is famous for the sake of being famous at the White House ", Shapiro said.

World Saudis issue first driving license to women
Author: 0 Saudis issue first driving license to women

Saudi Arabia has issued the first driving licences to 10 women as it prepares to lift the world's only ban on women driving on June 24. Saudi women had long complained of having to hire costly male drivers, use taxis or rely on male relatives to get to work and run errands.

World Giuliani Claims Trump Has the Power to Pardon Himself
Author: 0 Giuliani Claims Trump Has the Power to Pardon Himself

In the memo , reported by The New York Times on Saturday, Mr Trump's lawyers argued the president could not have obstructed the investigation , given the powers granted to him by the US Constitution. "Thankfully, the president hasn't done anything wrong and wouldn't have any need for a pardon", Sanders said when first asked about Trump's tweeted claim.

World Pedro Sanchez set to become Spain's prime minister
Author: 0 Pedro Sanchez set to become Spain's prime minister

The end of Rajoy's more than six-year reign as prime minister was the first ouster of a serving leader by parliament in Spain's four decades of democracy. Last year, gross domestic product growth reached 3.1%. Opponents of Rajoy have complained that Spain's recovery came at the expense of austerity measures, just as he successfully stood up to Catalan secessionists.

World Relief for N.Korea only after clear, irreversible steps to denuclearisation: Mattis
Author: 0 Relief for N.Korea only after clear, irreversible steps to denuclearisation: Mattis

South Korea's defense minister, Song Young-moo, during the meeting with Mattis on Sunday similarly urged caution, citing previous attempts to negotiation with North Korea over its nuclear program. "Japan, [South] Korea and the United States continue to agree that pressure is needed to be applied on North Korea", Onodera told reporters. A historic inter-Korean summit in the truce village of Panmunjom on April 27 prompted a thaw in the relations with Washington, and US President Donald Trump ...

World Jordan's Prime Minister Steps Down in Wake of Protests
Author: 0 Jordan's Prime Minister Steps Down in Wake of Protests

Last month, the Jordanian government introduced an income tax bill aimed at widening the tax base, increasing tax brackets and penalizing tax evaders. The IMF-backed measures have sparked some of the biggest economic protests in five years. Jordanian Prime Minister Hani Mulki resigned on Monday (Jun 3) after a wave of anti-austerity protests by citizens suffering from high unemployment and repeated prices hikes.

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