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Modi Says More Indians Paying Tax After Cash Ban, GST Regime - Bloomberg

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 01:48

The Indian Express

Modi Says More Indians Paying Tax After Cash Ban, GST Regime
Bloomberg
The number of new taxpayers in India more than doubled in the past five months and about 3 trillion rupees ($47 billion) came back to the banks after the government's cash ban brought more people into the fold of the formal economy, Prime Minister ...
Indian prime minister pledges to wipe out graft from countryNew York Daily News
18 lakh people, Rs 1.75 lk cr deposits under scrutiny: PMTimes of India
PM Narendra Modi calls for 'New India' free of terror, communalismEconomic Times
NDTV -South China Morning Post -The Indian Express -Firstpost
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N Korea leader 'briefed' on Guam plan but opts to wait - BBC News

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 01:43

BBC News

N Korea leader 'briefed' on Guam plan but opts to wait
BBC News
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un reviewed plans to fire missiles towards the US Pacific territory of Guam but will hold off, state media said. Although prepared for "the enveloping fire at Guam", the North said it would watch what "the foolish Yankees ...
Does diplomacy stand a chance in North Korea?Washington Post
North Korea's Kim holds off on Guam missile plan; Seoul says will prevent warReuters
South Korean president says no US military action on Korean Peninsula to be taken without Seoul's consentNew York Daily News
Salon -U.S. News & World Report -Los Angeles Times -Fox News
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South Korean president says no US military action on Korean Peninsula to be taken without Seoul's consent - New York Daily News

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 01:04

New York Daily News

South Korean president says no US military action on Korean Peninsula to be taken without Seoul's consent
New York Daily News
South Korean President Moon Jae-in leaves after a ceremony to celebrate Korean Liberation Day, at Seong Cultural Center in Seoul, South Korea. The Associated Press. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Tuesday, August 15, 2017, 12:40 AM. SEOUL, South Korea ...
Does diplomacy stand a chance in North Korea?Washington Post

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Analysis: To launch or not? Either way, North Korea may gain - San Francisco Chronicle

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 23:45

San Francisco Chronicle

Analysis: To launch or not? Either way, North Korea may gain
San Francisco Chronicle
In this Aug. 10, 2017, file photo, a man watches a TV screen showing a local news program reporting on North Korea's threats to strike Guam with ballistic missiles, at the Seoul Train Station in Seoul, South ... more. Photo: Ahn Young-joon, AP. Image 2 ...

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Political feud erupts between Australia and New Zealand - Washington Post

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 23:33

Washington Post

Political feud erupts between Australia and New Zealand
Washington Post
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Like squabbling siblings, New Zealand and Australia have close ties but also a rivalry that can sometimes turn ugly. That tension spilled into politics on Tuesday, when Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop accused New ...
Australian Politics Live: Barnaby Joyce renounces Kiwi citizenshipThe Australian
Barnaby Joyce Joins the Citizenship ImbroglioABC Online (blog)
Joyce renounces NZ citizenship as Coalition accuses Labor of conspiracy to bring down governmentSBS
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -9news.com.au -The Sydney Morning Herald -New Zealand Herald
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Japan to Seek Assurance of US Defense Pledge, Including Nuclear Deterrence - U.S. News & World Report

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 20:56

U.S. News & World Report

Japan to Seek Assurance of US Defense Pledge, Including Nuclear Deterrence
U.S. News & World Report
Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera attends a news conference at Defence Ministry in Tokyo, Japan August 8, 2017. REUTERS/Issei Kato Reuters. TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's defense chief and foreign minister will meet their U.S. counterparts on ...

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Alex Jones: Nazis in Charlottesville 'Were Jewish Actors' - Newsweek

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 20:46

Newsweek

Alex Jones: Nazis in Charlottesville 'Were Jewish Actors'
Newsweek
Controversial far-right commentator Alex Jones has suggested attendees at a white supremacist rally that descended into violence were Jewish actors dressing up as Nazis. The "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday saw ...
Charlottesville's Jewish Mayor Becomes Unlikely Hero Of Struggle Against White SupremacistsForward
Why white supremacists go after JewsThe Denver Post
Alex Jones Says Charlottesville 'Looks Staged,' Recalls Jews Posing As NazisTPM
Jewish Telegraphic Agency -Jewish Journal -The Christian Century -The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com
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North Korea's Kim appears to ease rhetoric in standoff over nuclear weapons - Washington Post

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 19:22

Washington Post

North Korea's Kim appears to ease rhetoric in standoff over nuclear weapons
Washington Post
TOKYO — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un appeared to take a step back from the brink of nuclear war Tuesday, when state media reported that he would “watch a little more the foolish and stupid conduct of the Yankees.” But, as is often the case with ...
Kim reviews Guam strike plan as Mattis issues stark warningCNN
Should the US give up on a nuke-free North Korea?Politico
Defense Secretary Mattis: 'We'll take out' North Korean missiles to GuamABC News
BBC News -Los Angeles Times -Bloomberg -Slate Magazine
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North Korea's Kim holds off on Guam plan; US says it can intercept missile - New York Daily News

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 19:09

New York Daily News

North Korea's Kim holds off on Guam plan; US says it can intercept missile
New York Daily News
A South Korean soldier stands guard at a guard post near the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas in Paju, South Korea, August 14, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji. (Reuters). Reuters. REUTERS. Monday, August 14, 2017, 7:24 PM. By Christine Kim ...

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Kim reviews Guam strike plan as Mattis issues stark warning - CNN

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 18:05

CNN

Kim reviews Guam strike plan as Mattis issues stark warning
CNN
Hagatña, Guam (CNN) North Korea leader Kim Jong Un has finished reviewing a plan to fire four missiles off Guam, and has opted to wait to see what the "foolish Yankees" do next. The comments, published in state media Tuesday, came hours after US ...
Both Korean leaders, US signal turn to diplomacy amid crisisWashington Post
North Korean military presents plan for Guam strikePolitico
North Korea leader 'briefed' on Guam missile planBBC News
ABC News -Los Angeles Times -Bloomberg -U.S. News & World Report
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Mattis: If North Korea fires missile at US, it's 'game on' - Fox News

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 17:31

Fox News

Mattis: If North Korea fires missile at US, it's 'game on'
Fox News
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday that if North Korea follows through on its threats to fire a missile at the United States, "it's game on." Speaking to reporters, Mattis added that the U.S. military would "take out" any North Korean missile it ...
Here's how long it could take North Korean nuclear missiles to reach US citiesBusiness Insider
North Korea's Trump card — chemical weapons targeting American troopsMiami Herald

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Trump campaign emails show aide's repeated efforts to set up Russia meetings - Washington Post

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 16:40

Washington Post

Trump campaign emails show aide's repeated efforts to set up Russia meetings
Washington Post
Three days after Donald Trump named his campaign foreign policy team in March 2016, the youngest of the new advisers sent an email to seven campaign officials with the subject line: “Meeting with Russian Leadership - Including Putin.” The adviser ...
New Trump campaign emails show efforts to set up Russia meetings: reportThe Hill
A Trump campaign foreign-policy adviser reportedly wanted to set up a meeting with Putin during the electionBusiness Insider
Could Paul Manafort Bring Down the Whole Trump Family?The Nation.
Washington Examiner -Daily Beast -New York Daily News -TPM
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Trump again publicly tells CNN's Acosta: 'You're fake news' - The Boston Globe

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 16:28

Trump again publicly tells CNN's Acosta: 'You're fake news'
The Boston Globe
The antagonism between President Trump and CNN reporter Jim Acosta continues. After Trump signed a memorandum calling for a trade investigation of China on Monday, Acosta asked Trump, “Mr. President, can you explain why you did not condemn those ...

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Brexit: Back-to-school exam papers are marked - BBC News

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 16:14

BBC News

Brexit: Back-to-school exam papers are marked
BBC News
Exam results are out next week and there is a decidedly back-to-school feel about the papers the government is publishing this week on Brexit. Theresa May is back from her holidays and the cabinet is keen to show that it has been hard at work in her ...
UK Seeks Interim Customs Union With EU to Smooth BrexitBloomberg
Brexit campaigners launch bid to oust pro-EU finance ministerReuters
Brexit: Britain to propose keeping customs rules for 'interim period' to avert border chaosThe Independent
Financial Times -ITV News -The Guardian -City A.M.
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President Trump to CNN reporter: 'I like real news. Not fake news. You're fake news' - USA TODAY

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:58

President Trump to CNN reporter: 'I like real news. Not fake news. You're fake news'
USA TODAY
President Trump promised a Monday press conference. And when he didn't give one — he merely made some remarks and signed a memorandum on Chinese trade practices — this exchange happened between Trump and CNN's Jim Acosta, per pool ...

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The Justice Department is demanding information on visitors to an anti-Trump website - The Verge

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:42

The Verge

The Justice Department is demanding information on visitors to an anti-Trump website
The Verge
In a blog post today, online web hosting provider DreamHost disclosed that it has been involved in a months-long legal battle with the Justice Department over records on visitors to an anti-Trump website. The dispute focuses on the website disruptj20.org.

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Argentinian Hunter Trampled And Killed By Elephant In Namibia - International Business Times

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:42

International Business Times

Argentinian Hunter Trampled And Killed By Elephant In Namibia
International Business Times
An Argentinian man in Namibia was trampled and killed by an elephant Saturday, according to the Namibia Press Agency Monday. Jose Monzalvez, 46, was hunting in a group Saturday afternoon when he was trampled by an elephant in a private wildlife ...
Big-Game Hunter Trampled To Death By Elephant He Tried To ShootHuffPost
A man hunting elephants is killed in an elephant stampede, officials saySacramento Bee
Elephant kills Argentine hunter in NamibiaABC News
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Girl killed as car rams pizzeria in village near Paris - BBC News

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:30

BBC News

Girl killed as car rams pizzeria in village near Paris
BBC News
A car has crashed into a pizzeria in a village east of the French capital Paris, killing a girl of eight and injuring at least five other people. The driver of the BMW was arrested after the vehicle hit the terrace of the cafe in Sept-Sorts, near La ...
Girl killed, several injured after car intentionally slams into patrons at pizzeria in Paris, police sayFox News
The Latest: Officials describe French driver as suicidalWashington Post
Girl dead, others injured after car 'intentionally' plows into French pizzeriaNew York Daily News
The Guardian -News1130 -U.S. News & World Report -Mirror.co.uk
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Trump Tells CNN's Acosta: 'I Like Real News, Not Fake News. You're Fake News.' - Mediaite

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 14:21

Mediaite

Trump Tells CNN's Acosta: 'I Like Real News, Not Fake News. You're Fake News.'
Mediaite
CNN's Jim Acosta shouted out a question to President Trump this afternoon at a White House event, and the President again called him “fake news.” Following Trump's comments today explicitly calling out Neo-Nazis and white supremacists, Acosta asked ...

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