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Worldwide US Government Shutdown Starts as GOP Spending Bill Hits Wall
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He blasted Democrats for a filibuster on a House-passed stopgap funding bill that would keep the government open through February 16 and reauthorize a health care program for 9 million children from low-income families. The source said Trump had spoken with conservative Republicans and been hit with their objections to the deal with Schumer. Republicans have also sought to call attention to what they see as hypocrisy from the Democratic leadership, who loudly criticized Republicans in 2013 ...

Worldwide As booster for NSG, India joins elite Australia Group
Author: 0 As booster for NSG, India joins elite Australia Group

The Nuclear Suppliers Group or NSG has 48 member countries who control trade in sophisticated civil nuclear technology. "We would also like to thank Ambassador Jane Hardy of Australia, former Chair of the Australia Group, for her role in facilitating India's accession to the Group", he said adding India's entry into the Group would be "mutually beneficial" and further contribute to global security and non-proliferation objectives.

Worldwide More Initiatives Coming to Promote Korean Unity — IOC
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The North will send 24 officials and 21 media representatives. In signs of a thaw, North and South Korea have chose to march together under a single flag at the Winter Olympics Opening ceremony next month and even field a united women's ice hockey team for the games.

Worldwide Jadhav's mother, wife were made to remove their 'mangal sutra'
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India's Ministry of External Affairs said that the meeting was held in an "atmosphere of coercion". A day after their meeting across a glass panel with Kulbhushan Jadhav in Islamabad , the mother and wife of the Indian national on death row in Pakistan , met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj here on Tuesday.

Worldwide Hostages taken as four gunmen storm Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul
Author: 0 Hostages taken as four gunmen storm Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul

I beg the security forces to rescue us as soon as possible before they reach and kill us", the guest added. "Security Alert for # Kabul , #Afghanistan: reports that extremist groups may be planning an attack against hotels in Kabul , such as the Hotel Baron near Hamid Karzai Int'l Airport", the agency tweeted.

Worldwide White House officials say they're preparing for
Author: 0 White House officials say they're preparing for "Schumer shutdown"

Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney said Friday that the conflict has a "really good chance" of being resolved before government offices open Monday, suggesting that a shutdown's impacts could be limited. "So in the event of a government shutdown , VHA would continue full operations", agency spokesman Curt Cashour said in an email. The parks will be open; they will not get paid.

Worldwide Nawaz Sharif vows to keep on serving people
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While addressing a public gathering in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Haripur City, Nawaz Sharif said he was impressed by the response of people of Haripur. She added that "empty chairs" will not bring them votes. Chairman Imran Khan has hinted at resignations from the National Assembly. Talal Chaudhary said it had further enhanced the importance of the public meeting as Nawaz Sharif would highlight sanctity of vote in it.

Worldwide Dancila named Romania's first woman PM
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The designation of Dancila as prime minister decreases the risk of an early election in the one-year outlook. The term as interim can be of maximum 45 days. She is also vice-chair of the European parliament's Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development. Both Mrs Dancila and Mr Dragnea are from Teleorman, Romania's poorest county.

Worldwide India police 'failed to help injured teenagers'
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I request you", an acquaintance of one the two teenagers is heard pleading to the policemen in a video that exposes the shocking insensitivity of these policemen. However, it was too late by then and the two boys were declared dead on arrival at hospital. "Your vehicle can be washed but.", another voice tells the policemen.

Worldwide Class-12 student shoots school principal dead
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A senior police officer said that "School staff, students, and teachers caught the student while he was trying to escape and handed him over to police". He was upset with the principal for reprimanding him few times in front of his classmates on the complaint of teachers, the SP said. Four bullets pierced her chest, stomach and shoulder, Yamunanagar superintendent of police Rajesh Kalia told the PTI.

Worldwide Trump Administration Pushing For Jerusalem Embassy Move By Next Year
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The J Street statement said that while there is "no excuse" for what Abbas said, his remarks reflected his "frustration" and his "deep despair" over American policy. However, once the enthusiasm subsided, it turned out that what the declaration had actually accomplished was to leave the Palestinians without any hope in an American-brokered peace.

Worldwide Doctor says Trump aced cognitive test
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Sanders noted that Jackson is the only doctor that has examined Trump and is "the only credible source when it comes to diagnosing any health concerns". Petersen said he could not comment specifically on the president's cognitive health. He passed a battery of heart exams, including a stress test that Jackson said showed an above-average exercise capacity for a man of his age, despite some calcium buildup in his arteries.

Worldwide At least 11 killed and 46 injured in bus crash in Turkey
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The accident occurred in Eskisehir when the bus was on its way to northwestern Bursa province from capital Ankara , Anadolu Agency reported . Eskisehir Governor Ozdemir Cakacak told media that the the drivers of the bus were detained and the reason is under investigation.

Worldwide Spirit adding nonstop flight from New Orleans to Atlantic City in April
Author: 0 Spirit adding nonstop flight from New Orleans to Atlantic City in April

The route, which will fly four times a week, will increase the number of locations the budget airline travels to out of the Egg Harbor Township-based airport. The flights, which will begin June 7, will offer twice-daily service to both Dallas/Fort Worth and Charlotte, which serve as American Airlines hubs. They now operate 10 flights a day to six cities including Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Myrtle Beach, Orlando, Tampa and West Palm Beach.

Worldwide Zuma's exit plan: Are the ANC dynamics changing?
Author: 0 Zuma's exit plan: Are the ANC dynamics changing?

The meeting also resolved to suspend provincial executive committees (PECs) of Kwazulu Natal and Free State. "If the stories are to be believed that the NEC has decided the president should be removed, that's a strong indication that power has shifted".

Worldwide Andy Carroll faces injury spell, ending links to Chelsea
Author: 0 Andy Carroll faces injury spell, ending links to Chelsea

It was no secret Conte wanted to bring in Fernando Llorente during the summer, but the Spanish striker ended up joining Tottenham in a £12 million move. With Chelsea reportedly interested and talks of a number of strikers on Moyes' radar, the Hammers are now gifted with a flawless opportunity to cut their losses.

Worldwide Trump To Delay Mar-A-Lago Trip Until Government Funding Bill Passes
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Republicans in 2013 complained that the Obama administration went further than necessary, even putting temporary fencing around the National Mall, an open, grassy park that stretches from the Capitol to the Lincoln Memorial. The White House is telling Democrats to negotiate with McConnell, who is still unclear what it exactly is that the president wants. Tickets for the event, which will be held Saturday night, begin at $100,000 a pair, which pays for dinner and a photo with Trump.

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