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Worldwide Johnson 'keen' to take Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband to Iran
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Mr Ratcliffe is expected to raise the continued coverage of Mr Johnson's comments in the Iranian media and will seek to clarify the position on any new charges she faces. Her case has drawn huge attention domestically since the United Kingdom foreign secretary, Johnson, mistakenly said earlier this month that she was training journalists in Iran, despite her family insisting she had been there on holiday with her daughter.

Worldwide These Tories Are Furious With The Telegraph For Calling Them
Author: 0 These Tories Are Furious With The Telegraph For Calling Them "Brexit Mutineers"

Anna Soubry, one of the backbenchers featured, described the coverage as a " blatant piece of bullying that goes to the very heart of democracy". Veteran MP Clarke labelled the amendment to make the day the United Kingdom leaves the European Union binding, making sure that Brexit happens at 11pm on 29 March 2019 "utterly foolish" and "silly".

Worldwide Russian MPs back law targeting foreign media
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Russia's lower house of parliament gave its final approval to a bill on Wednesday to force foreign media outlets to label themselves as foreign agents . It states that such entities can be "recognized as foreign mass media executing the functions of a foreign agent if they receive monetary funds or other property from foreign states, government agencies, foreign-based and global organizations, foreign citizens and persons without citizenship or any other persons acting on behalf of foreign ...

Worldwide Children shot an Northern California elementary school
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Authorities in California say three people have been killed and multiple children have been injured in a number of shootings in California . All other student were transported to a safe location following the shooting. "We made it (known) that this guy is insane and he's been threatening us and everything like that". Flint learned of the shooting via a phone call early Tuesday.

Worldwide CM to decide fate of KPME Bill
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Out patient services have been affected in various parts of Karnataka as doctors continue their protest. The doctors may go on a hunger strike from Tuesday if the talks fail, reported the Deccan Herald . The state government had proposed to amend the Karnataka Private Medical Establishments (KPME) Act 2007 empowering the government to regulate private hospitals and fix fees for medical procedures.

Worldwide King trade Michael Cammalleri to Edmonton for Jussi Jokinen
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The 35-year-old Cammalleri returned to the L.A. Kings, the team that drafted him in 2001, when he signed a one year deal worth $1 million in the offseason. Set to join his seventh team, Jokinen is still looking for his first Stanley Cup victory of his career. Set to join the Kings who are looking like legitimate Stanley Cup contenders in the early-goings of the season, Jokinen could find himself in the postseason for the first time since 2015-16 after missing the postseason with the Panthers ...

Worldwide Sean Hannity gives Roy Moore 24 hours to answer sexual contact allegations
Author: 0 Sean Hannity gives Roy Moore 24 hours to answer sexual contact allegations

A decision by Keurig to stop advertising on Sean Hannity's Fox News program has supporters of the conservative host destroying the company's coffee makers. Leigh Corfman told The Washington Post that she was 14 when Moore - then an assistant district attorney in Alabama - took her to his house and touched her sexually.

Worldwide Zimbabwe crisis: Soldiers 'take over broadcaster ZBC'
Author: 0 Zimbabwe crisis: Soldiers 'take over broadcaster ZBC'

Mnangagwa's whereabouts early Wednesday were unknown - South African officials would not confirm rumors that he is in neighboring South Africa, although members of the powerful military veterans' association told reporters last week that he was planning to come to South Africa after he fled Zimbabwe last week.

Worldwide Courts have dual standards: Nawaz Sharif
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They further informed the court that notifications to appear before the court had been sent to Nawaz's sons at their residences in Pakistan, including 180-181, Block H, Model Town, Lahore, and Shamim Farm, Jati Umra, Raiawind Road, Lahore, and were also pasted on the notice board at Federal Judicial Complex.

Author: 0 Saudi alliance bombs Sanaa airport, blocking aid access

The strike comes just a day after Saudi ambassador to the UN Abdallah Al-Mouallimi agreed to reopen some ports to allow aid in. But the United Nations dismissed a Saudi demand that tighter inspections be put in place at Yemen's rebel-held Hodeida port before a devastating blockade is lifted.

Worldwide Religious protection fight looms over same-sex marriage bill
Author: 0 Religious protection fight looms over same-sex marriage bill

He said he was heartened by Senator Brandis' intention to put amendments forward. It is a joint bill with Liberal colleagues Linda Reynolds and Jane Hume, Labor's leader in the Senate Penny Wong and her colleague Louise Pratt, Greens leader Richard Di Natale and his colleague Janet Rice, as well as crossbenchers Skye Kakoschke-Moore and Derryn Hinch.

Worldwide Soldier shot by North Korean guards while defecting to the South
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The soldier was shot and wounded by North Korean military during the daring escape but was rescued by South Korea military when he reached the other side. At Panmunjom, once an obscure farming village inside the 2 1/2-mile-wide DMZ that separating the rivaling countries, North Korean soldiers wearing lapel pins with the images of late North Korean leaders often use binoculars to monitor visitors from the South.

Author: 0 Magnitude 5.5 quake jolts South Korea

Wednesday, according to the Korea Meteorological Administration. Tremors were felt across the country but operations at nuclear reactors were not affected, the state-run nuclear operator Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co said in a statement.

Worldwide Najib Wants ASEAN To Deal With Impact Of Fourth Industrial Revolution
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Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak proposed the establishment of the East Asia Vision Group III to monitor the impact of the revolution on the economies of the said nations, and outline measures to deal with the situation. "It is time that we jointly address this challenge by intensifying cooperation in this crucial area", he said. In his inaugural speech at the highly fortified Cultural Centre in Manila , Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte talked about various challenges ...

Worldwide Trump to make statement on N
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Trump says he will make "a major statement" on North Korea and trade when he returns to Washington following his 12-day, five-nation trip to Asia. Trump told reporters traveling with him to Hanoi on Saturday that Putin had again vehemently denied the allegations.

Worldwide Myanmar army calls Rohingya 'terrorists' 'Bengali', accuses them of torching houses
Author: 0 Myanmar army calls Rohingya 'terrorists' 'Bengali', accuses them of torching houses

A Sky News team recently documented the mass migration of the Rohingya people from Rakhine State. According to United Nations , the total Rohingya refugee population in the area is now over 830,000. Some U.S. senators are now pursuing legislation to impose economic and travel sanctions on the armed forces and their business interests. As people fleeing violence in Myanmar relate the horrors of escaping military violence, Myanmar army released a report late night Monday in which it ...

Worldwide Roy Moore, who allegedly pursued teens, blames media
Author: 0 Roy Moore, who allegedly pursued teens, blames media

Moore , an evangelical Christian who was twice ousted as Alabama's chief justice, suggested he's being attacked for his hardline views on faith in public life as part of an ongoing "spiritual battle". After running against Moore and finishing third in Alabama's Republican Senate primary, Brooks endorsed Moore in September, according to The Associated Press .