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Worldwide Interpol votes to admit Palestine as full member
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The Israeli government did not immediately comment on the vote. "On this joyous occasion, the State of Palestine reiterates its commitment to upholding its obligations and contributing to fighting crime and furthering the rule of law", Maliki said.

Worldwide Saudi Arabia women hail end of driving ban
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Sharif, who now lives in Australia, was jailed in Saudi Arabia 2011 after posting a video on YouTube of herself, wearing a black headscarf and sunglasses, driving a auto. But it won't take effect until June 2018. Many working Saudi women spend much of their salaries on drivers or must be driven to work by male relatives.

Worldwide Hrithik-Tiger to play teacher-student in YRF's next
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Hrithik and Tiger are going to share screen space in a Siddharth Anand directorial to be produced by Yash Raj Films. But wait! star power at the box-office doesn't end with Hrithik-Tiger's new jodi. Sir @iHrithik . You are my Guru. #HrithikVsTiger ", wrote Tiger Shroff, to which Hrithik responded, "A Guru will always have that one trick, he doesn't teach his student.

Worldwide Thousands evacuated after Ukraine arms depot 'sabotage' blasts
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President Petro Poroshenko underscored the seriousness of the situation by telling his top military brass and Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman to report to him directly after visiting the site. The reason for the blast was unknown, but Ukrainian General Staff officials told reporters that they could not exclude the possibility of sabotage.

Worldwide Belching Vanuatu Volcano May Blow, Forces 7000 to Flee
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About 10,000 people live on the island, Welegtabit said, and those in the north and south are most vulnerable. " There's ash, fire, stones and lava being thrown out from the mouth of the volcano ", Shadrack Welegtabit told the Associated Press .

Worldwide Tusk: No sufficient progress in Brexit talks
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In the UK, Prime Minister Theresa May will welcome the European Council President Donald Tusk to Downing Street today to discuss Brexit . He said even though there is not sufficient progress yet, the UK's "philosophy of having a cake and eating it is finally coming to an end".

Worldwide Twitter Says Won't Remove Trump's Tweet On North Korea
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In response Twitter has said that the tweet was not removed because of the nature of the tweet was "newsworthy". "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at U.N. Twitter said the post doesn't violate its rules, highlighting its newsworthiness. "We'll continue to be guided by these fundamental principles", the statement continued, after some had inquired whether this threat of violence would violate Twitter's policy and be grounds for removal.

Worldwide Verdict due in trial of missing Thai ex-premier Yingluck
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Under the rice scheme, Yingluck's government bought rice from farmers at above-market prices, leading to stockpiles of the grain and distorted global prices of the commodity. Aides said she had fled Thailand , fearing a harsh sentence. Yingluck's lawyer, meanwhile, told AFP he had not spoken to his client since her disappearance.

Worldwide United States 'prepared' for military action with North Korea
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Emphasizing that the USA is not the one to blame for the escalation of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, Trump accused his Korean counterpart Kim Jong-un of " acting very badly ", and " saying things that should never, ever be said ". North Korea interpreted the message as a declaration of war , but the White House said no such declaration has been made. The new sanctions also came the same day President Donald Trump ignored pleas to tone down anti-Pyongyang rhetoric, accusing the ...

Worldwide Could North Korean, US threats of destruction cause an accidental war?
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White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders yesterday denied the United States had declared war, calling the suggestion "absurd". The flight underscored "the seriousness with which we take DPRK's reckless behavior", the Pentagon said, using an acronym for North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.

Worldwide Cowboys Threatened Against Protest, Says Anonymous Source
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In the wake of comments by President Trump last week that players who didn't stand for the anthem should be fired, every National Football League team responded with some type of show of unity or protest. The president on Monday continued hammering his argument that kneeling during the national anthem is unpatriotic. Tennessee Titans Tight End Delanie Walker says players who kneel during the national anthem aren't trying to disrespect the military.

Worldwide Panamagate: Pakistan minister Ishaq Dar indicted in corruption case
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The court directed the prosecution side to produce two of its witnesses on next hearing to record their depositions and adjourned the hearing until Oct 4. After skipping his first hearing, for which a summons had been issued, Dar appeared in court on Monday after bailable warrants for his arrest had been issued to ensure his presence.

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Hours after the flights Sunday, a North Korean government propaganda website posted a video portraying USA warplanes and an aircraft carrier being destroyed by attacks. Lee said the United States appeared to have disclosed the flight route intentionally because North Korea seemed to be unaware. Both banks had been previously targeted under earlier sanctions authorities.

Worldwide BHU's chief proctor Professor ON Singh resigns on moral grounds
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Also, the National Human Rights Commission has sought an explanation from the V-C regarding the violence and arson that took place in the campus last Saturday. On the lathicharge on girl students agitating against eve-teasting on campus, he said: "We are identifying the outsiders who are using students for their politics and also the cops who resorted to lathicharge".

Worldwide Cowboys Kneel Together Prior to Anthem; Trump Notes Boos
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Jones's joining his team to kneel is particularly noteworthy, as he has been in the recent past a strong critic of the national anthem protest begun by quarterback Colin Kaepernick . "I can't say enough about the understanding and the awareness of our team and these young men that basically said, 'That makes sense". Hit play on the video above to watch the entire Dallas Cowboys team and owner Jerry Jones before the national anthem.

Worldwide Police Arrest Suspected Boko Haram Commander In Ondo
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Gideon said the wanted Boko Haram suspect was arrested by local residents in Isua Akoko after causing a scare and later handed over to the members of the vigilante group in the area. Police in Ondo state arrested Idris Ibrahim Babawo on Sunday and handed him over to the army's 32nd brigade one day later, according to a statement from the army's director of public relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman.

Worldwide United States Imposes Additional Sanctions Against North Korea
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He was in South Korea to get an update on the nuclear threat North Korea poses to the world. President Trump issued the Order in response to North Korea's recent intercontinental ballistic missile launches and September 2 nuclear test, its use of funds from foreign trade to support these weapons programs, and its human rights abuses.