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Worldwide Israel bars entry for Muslim U.S. Reps. Omar, Tlaib; draws backlash
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No sooner had Rashida Tlaib been sworn in as a member of the 116th US Congress last January, than the daughter of Palestinian immigrants caught flak for her off-color cry to impeach Donald Trump . convincing people that (Israel's) path is the right path is the high road I think we should take". "The decision has been made; the decision is not to allow them to enter", Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely said.

Worldwide India slams global interference in Kashmir after clashes
Author: 0 India slams global interference in Kashmir after clashes

Finding no support on its attempts to take the issue of the scrapping of Jammu and Kashmir's special status by India to the worldwide community, Imran Khan warned the other countries of severe repercussions, including Muslim radicalisation and violence.

Worldwide Order returns to Hong Kong airport, but tensions linger
Author: 0 Order returns to Hong Kong airport, but tensions linger

At a press briefing in Beijing, Mr Yang Guang, spokesman for the Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office of the State Council, links foreign interference with separatism. However, the PLA garrison has issued a video showing "anti-riot" exercises, and its top brass have warned violence is "absolutely impermissible". The demonstrations, in turn, have raised concerns among US officials about how far China might go to clamp down.

Worldwide Prince Andrew warned over contents of Jeffrey Epstein diary
Author: 0 Prince Andrew warned over contents of Jeffrey Epstein diary

A woman who alleges financier Jeffrey Epstein trafficked her for sex as a girl said former U.S. Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell of ME was one of the men she was asked to visit as part of that trafficking ring, according to court documents unsealed Friday.

Worldwide Jeffrey Epstein's NY jail was short-staffed
Author: 0 Jeffrey Epstein's NY jail was short-staffed

On Monday, Marlene Schiappa, France's gender equality minister, had demanded an investigation into Epstein's affairs in France. Attorney General William Barr said he was "appalled" by the news. The 66-year-old Epstein was being held without bail, awaiting trial on federal sex trafficking and conspiracy charges that could have brought 45 years in prison.

Worldwide All Flights Cancelled Out Of Hong Kong Airport Amid Democracy Protests
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And she dodged a question on whether she had the power to end the crisis by granting one of the key demands of the protesters: to fully withdraw a now-suspended bill that would allow extraditions to mainland China . "We're calling for peace, for order, for dialogue", he said. Protesters have said they plan to return to the airport later in the day to resume their demonstrations.

Worldwide Afghans Spend First Day Of Eid In Peace
Author: 0 Afghans Spend First Day Of Eid In Peace

Khalilzad had tweeted during the just concluded talks that "we have made excellent progress", raising exceptions a deal was imminent. In his August 11 speech, Ghani said: "We don't want a peace in which Afghans wouldn't have dignity". Yesterday, US peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad tweeted: "I hope this is the last Eid where Afghanistan is at war", referring to the Eid al-Adha festival now taking place in the Muslim world.

Worldwide Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha
Author: 0 Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha

Ibrahim was eventually given a lamb to sacrifice instead. Their Highnesses the Members of the Supreme Council, the Rulers of the Emirates have conveyed their honest greetings on Eid Al Adha to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, wishing him good health and further prosperity and glory to UAE people.

Worldwide KCNA: Test 'verified' new weapon's capabilities
Author: 0 KCNA: Test 'verified' new weapon's capabilities

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the training, which is divided into two parts, . involves computer-based war simulations to verify South Korea's state of readiness for the future transfer of wartime operational control from Washington to Seoul .

Worldwide Missing teen's mother thanks Malaysia search team
Author: 0 Missing teen's mother thanks Malaysia search team

The girl's mother, Meabh Quoirin, said a Belfast-based company has donated 50,000 ringgit (NZ$18,500) for information that directly helps police find Nora. Nora Anne was found missing from her bedroom which she shared with her siblings at 8am the following day. On Monday, a handful of traditional shamans - known locally as "bomoh" - appeared to go into a trance in the jungle as they conducted rituals to help locate her.

Worldwide Trump administration announces rule that could limit legal immigration
Author: 0 Trump administration announces rule that could limit legal immigration

Cuccinelli was also asked about the inscription at the White House on Monday and said: "I do not think, by any means, we are ready to take anything off the Statue of Liberty". Cuccinelli said this is necessary to make legal immigrants "self-sufficient and not reliant on the government to meet their needs". "Legal. Undocumented.

Worldwide Jerusalem: Clashes at holy site leave several injured
Author: 0 Jerusalem: Clashes at holy site leave several injured

Revered by Jews as Temple Mount, the site of two biblical Jewish temples, and by Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary, the area is one of the most sensitive sites in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In a bid to ease tensions, police initially barred Jewish visits to the site on Sunday but Muslim worshippers still feared they would be allowed in and protested there.

Worldwide Odisha Congress Upbeat After Sonia Gandhi Takes Over As Party’s Interim Chief
Author: 0 Odisha Congress Upbeat After Sonia Gandhi Takes Over As Party’s Interim Chief

The Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting being held on Saturday in New Delhi to elect the new party chief has ended. "The Congress leaders are dependent on a single family but that particular family has already lost its charisma". She has credited her mother-in-law and former prime minister Indira Gandhi for the experience she gained in learning the intricacies of politics and she has proved this to every Congress leader when she steered the party to new avenues of success during her ...

Worldwide Russia says five killed in mysterious rocket test accident
Author: 0 Russia says five killed in mysterious rocket test accident

The explosion of a secretive isotope-powered missile engine was so powerful that it blew the device into pieces and threw workers off a sea platform, Russian nuclear agency Rosatom said . Greenpeace Russia published a letter from officials at a Moscow nuclear research center who gave the same figure, but said higher radiation levels lasted for an hour.

Worldwide Police say El Paso shooting suspect said he targeted Mexicans
Author: 0 Police say El Paso shooting suspect said he targeted Mexicans

Several NFL teams are doing their part to help support the victims of last week's deadly mass shootings in El Paso, Texas , and Dayton, Ohio. The suspect accused of carrying out last week's mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, told police after the shooting that he had been targeting Mexicans , according to authorities.

Worldwide UK Announces Fast-Track Visa to Recruit Top Scientists
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The Labour leader is concerned the United Kingdom could leave the European Union without a deal on October 31, the scheduled exit date, while the country is in the middle of an election campaign. Corbyn wrote to Mark Sedwill, the cabinet secretary, on Thursday, accusing the prime minister of planning an "unprecedented, unconstitutional and anti-democratic abuse of power", after it was reported that Johnson could hold a general election the day after Brexit .

Worldwide Tanzania fuel tanker blast kills 57
Author: 0 Tanzania fuel tanker blast kills 57

Sixty people have been confirmed dead and 70 others seriously injured on Saturday morning after a petroleum tanker burst into flames at Msamvu in Morogoro town, Tanzania . A video posted on social media showed dozens of people carrying yellow jerricans around the truck. - July 12, 2012, Nigeria: At least 104 people are killed as they try to recover fuel from a petrol tanker following an accident in the southern River State.

Worldwide Amnesty International issues travel advisory for United States after mass shootings
Author: 0 Amnesty International issues travel advisory for United States after mass shootings

It suggests using increased caution when visiting bars, nightclubs, and casinos. Two mass shootings on the weekend, less than 24 hours apart, in Texas and OH left 31 people dead and dozens more injured. Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday urged the U.S. to "control the indiscriminate sale of weapons" after eight Mexicans were shot dead in the El Paso shooting.

Worldwide USA attorney general says 'appalled' to learn of Epstein's death
Author: 0 USA attorney general says 'appalled' to learn of Epstein's death

Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York . Epstein had been awaiting trial after pleading not guilty to sex trafficking and conspiracy charges. The FBI is investigating the incident. Lawyers said he sexually abused dozens of underage girls between 2003 to 2005. Ms Giuffre's lawyers said: "Ms Sjoberg's testimony also corroborates Ms Giuffre's account of being lent out to Prince Andrew by (Maxwell)".