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Worldwide Kuwait invites Filipino President Duterte amid workers' abuse row
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Demafelis' body was found February 6 in a Kuwait City apartment that had reportedly been abandoned for more than a year. The Philippines is one of the world's largest exporters of labour, including domestic workers, whose remittances of over $2 billion annually are a major contributor to the country's economy.

Worldwide Heavy storm hits New Zealand
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The cyclone hit the Pacific islands of Fiji and Tonga last week, bringing with it winds of up to 171mph and causing massive damage and flooding. Residents in low-lying areas had been urged to evacuate as security forces were deployed to areas most vulnerable to the expected 150 kph winds and torrential rains where trees, power lines and buildings could be damaged.

Worldwide Top official in Merkel's party to step down
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By appointing one of her closest confidantes to a top CDU role, Merkel is also responding to critics who have been calling for fresh faces to reinvigorate the party after the disappointing September election. She first caught the national spotlight last March, when she stormed to victory in a state election seen as a test of Germans' mood just months ahead of September's nationwide polls.

Worldwide Imran Khan's third marriage reception to be held in Bani Gala
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He (Khan) got closer to her when some of the political predictions she made about his party came true. Last month, Khan had admitted that he had proposed marriage to her. Khan's previous two marriages ended in divorce. However, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Monday confirmed the marriage, releasing the photos and stated that the ceremony took place at the residence of Bushra's brother.

Worldwide Lynch mob drags alleged child-killers from India police station
Author: 0 Lynch mob drags alleged child-killers from India police station

Police said the five-year-old girl from Namgo village in Wakro revenue circle had gone missing on February 12. Monday's incident was nearly a repeat of 5 March 2015 when a crowd of people broke into the prison in Dimapur, Nagaland and dragged a man accused of rape, lynched him, stripped him and hung at a busy city junction where he eventually died.

Worldwide Attorney for prominent law firm charged with lying in US Russia probe
Author: 0 Attorney for prominent law firm charged with lying in US Russia probe

Mr Van Der Zwaan was charged on February 16 in federal court in Washington and news of the move emerged on Tuesday. An attorney for global law firm Skadden, Arps, Meagher, & Flom who helped whitewash the prosecution and imprisonment of Batkivshchyna Party leader Yulia Tymoshenko was charged with perjury in USA federal court today.

Worldwide Over 70 Civilians were Killed in Air Strikes in Syria
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The UK-based group said 470 people had been injured, some critically. Five children from one family - Mohammed, Hassan, Hind, Fatima and Sa'adia - were killed along with both of their parents when their neighbourhood was bombarded, activists said.

Worldwide Stoke-on-Trent woman charged after paramedics abused
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They added: "Sadly, as this ambulance crew discovered yesterday, there are unfortunately still a handful of narrow-minded individuals who consider leaving vile abusive notes acceptable". A JOBLESS loudmouth was branded "despicable" after she admitted hurling abuse at paramedics as they helped her pensioner neighbour. "I wouldn't wish her on my worst enemy".

Worldwide Aseman Airlines wreckage discovered
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The search for the wreckage of a plane that crashed in Iran, killing all 65 people on board , remains "ongoing" a day after the incident, state TV reported Monday. However, when Iran brokered the nuclear deal , the US lifted their sanctions in 2016 on aviation purchases enabling Iran to buy new fleets. The three countries' foreign ministers are due to meet in Kazakhstan in two weeks to prepare the ground for an Istanbul summit on Syria, the TASS news agency reported earlier on ...

Worldwide North Korea renews its threats of nuking the United States Video
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Moreover, The South Korean government is more interested in the South-North Korea contact than North Korea's rapid development of nuclear weapons. North Korea's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam (R) and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister Kim Yo Jong (L) leave after the women's preliminary round ice hockey match between Switzerland and the Unified Korean team during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Kwandong Hockey Centre in Gangneung, Feb.

Worldwide High court in Pennsylvania issues new congressional map
Author: 0 High court in Pennsylvania issues new congressional map

The court wrote that its plan "draws heavily" from proposals submitted by Republican lawmakers, Democrats, the plaintiffs and others, but said this map's compactness is "superior or comparable". Alito, Jr. "I think this is a ideal example of check and balances", Pashinski said. Tearing it up could boost Democrats nationally in their quest to capture control of the U.S.

Worldwide Donald Trump Jr arrives in India, to dine with luxury flat buyers
Author: 0 Donald Trump Jr arrives in India, to dine with luxury flat buyers

A luxury complex is already open in the central city of Pune , with other developments in varying stages of construction in the coastal cities of Mumbai and Kolkata, and two in a chrome-and-glass New Delhi suburb, Gurgaon. Conflict of interest accusations have plagued the Trump administration in the past. Apartments worth $70 million have been sold since the Gurugram towers project was launched in early January said Amit Sharma, spokesman for the Gurugram developer.

Worldwide Qatar Open: Petra Kvitova beats Garbine Muguruza to win title
Author: 0 Qatar Open: Petra Kvitova beats Garbine Muguruza to win title

She then had two more double faults in the fourth game to get broken again, and was trailing 5-0 when she won three games in a row before losing the first set. The Spaniard also rued her missed opportunities, when she could not convert five break points on offer in the second set. She then served out the set in the first opportunity.

Worldwide Quake shakes Mexicans out of bed, alarms sound in capital
Author: 0 Quake shakes Mexicans out of bed, alarms sound in capital

Mexico's Interior Secretary Alfonso Navarrete and Oaxaca state Gov. Alejandro Murat were unharmed in the crash. The Oaxaca state prosecutor's office said in a statement revealed that the crash resulted in the deaths of five women, four men and three children at the scene while an injured victim died later at the hospital.

Author: 0 Trump Motorcade Driver Detained After Gun Discovered

In a statement, the Secret Service said the driver was "briefly detained" and "found to be in lawful possession" of the gun. While Donald Trump discusses how to address the latest mass shooting at a school, the Secret Service detained a driver frequently used to shuttle members of the media in the presidential motorcade at his resort in South Florida because he had a gun in his bag.

Worldwide Trump Ranks as Worst in Expert Presidential Greatness Survey
Author: 0 Trump Ranks as Worst in Expert Presidential Greatness Survey

President Donald Trump has been in office a little over a year now, but according to a survey from The New York Times , that's enough time for the sitting president to be ranked the worst in history. In the latest round of survey, former president Barack Obama moved up in the rankings to 8th best president, compared to 18th he ranked in the 2014 survey.

Worldwide Police investigate bomb threat at Crown Point school
Author: 0 Police investigate bomb threat at Crown Point school

Monroe County Director of Schools Tim Blankenship said a student reported that another student had a "fake gun or a BB gun" at Sequoyah Friday morning. Barry Williams said he alerted the sheriff's office, which is now investigating. Camden Police Department is actively involved in pursuing the source of the post and the perpetrator will be prosecuted to the fullness extent of the law.

Worldwide Kremlin says indictments in Russian Federation probe don't prove anything
Author: 0 Kremlin says indictments in Russian Federation probe don't prove anything

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said the charges against 13 individuals and three companies are groundless and do not include any proof of meddling. Moscow has repeatedly denied allegations Russian Federation tried to influence the 2016 election. St. Petersburg businessman and caterer Yevgeny Prigozhin has been called "Putin's chef".

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