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Worldwide China urges U.S. to ensure North Korea talks resume
Author: 0 China urges U.S. to ensure North Korea talks resume

DPRK stands for the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, the North's official name. And a lot of us, including me, disagree with some of your tactics and some of your ideas. While offering talks, North Korea still warned its dealings with the USA may end if Washington fails to come to the negotiating table without new acceptable proposals.

Worldwide ABC News Democratic Debate Tonight From Houston at 8 pm ET
Author: 0 ABC News Democratic Debate Tonight From Houston at 8 pm ET

Kamala Harris and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders , Sen. Elizabeth Warren , and entrepreneur Andrew Yang . Kirsten Gillibrand, and Washington Gov. Jay Inslee. Increased qualification criteria and several drop outs culled the primary field down from the 20 candidates who debated at The Fox Theatre. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii and Tim Ryan of Ohio, Colorado Sen.

Worldwide Liberals promise to expand program for first-time homebuyers
Author: 0 Liberals promise to expand program for first-time homebuyers

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said he's not surprised Trudeau isn't showing up for the debate, given the re-emergence of SNC-Lavalin in the headlines via a Globe and Mail newspaper report that the RCMP's examination of potential obstruction of justice had been stymied by cabinet secrecy.

Worldwide Robert Mugabe | Body to lie in state for two days
Author: 0 Robert Mugabe | Body to lie in state for two days

Many of Mugabe's relatives oppose government plans for the funeral and burial of the man who ruled the country for almost 40 years before he was ousted in a military takeover in 2017. Soon after, Mugabe was toppled by protesters and the army in what was seen as part of a power struggle within the ruling ZANU-PF party between pro-Mnangagwa factions and Mugabe loyalists siding with his wife Grace .

Worldwide 'Iran will cut more JCPOA obligations if necessary' :Rouhani
Author: 0 'Iran will cut more JCPOA obligations if necessary' :Rouhani

Others say the departure of Bolton, an advocate of "regime change" in Iran who has repeatedly called for bombing the country's nuclear facilities, increases the likelihood of a compromise from the Trump administration. Opinions vary on what Bolton's departure will mean for USA policy toward Iran. Now the Washington-based member of the team is out of the picture - and Zarif said on Wednesday that "the world.

Worldwide Harriet Harman: I’m standing for speaker job
Author: 0 Harriet Harman: I’m standing for speaker job

In general elections, Sir Lindsay would still stand for election in Chorley. Johnson returned to Parliament on Monday with the same request. U.K. House of Commons Speaker John Bercow says he will step down by the end of next month after a decade in the job.

Author: 0 Forget this pretence at moderation - Corbyn's Labour is as unsafe as ever

Mr Watson will declare: "Boris Johnson has already conceded that the Brexit crisis can only be solved by the British people". Mr Corbyn will meet unions later. "But there at some point comes a position - and we are quite much earlier it now, effectively into the fourth year given that the referendum - when situations are so modified, when so a great deal new info has emerged that we failed to have in 2016, when so many people today experience otherwise to how they felt then, that you have ...

Worldwide Relatives, officials attend mass for Mugabe in Singapore
Author: 0 Relatives, officials attend mass for Mugabe in Singapore

He dismissed reports that Mugabe had refused to be buried at the Heroes' Acre, but also refused to say where the burial will take place. Foreign Affairs Minister Sibusiso Moyo added that government will only talk about the full burial details when Mugabe's family arrives.

Worldwide Rocket explodes near United States embassy in Kabul
Author: 0 Rocket explodes near United States embassy in Kabul

Perhaps it was because the US President baulked at the optics of having the Taliban over on the 9/11 anniversary, or had second thoughts about giving the go-ahead to an agreement which his Secretary of State had reportedly refused to put his signature on.

Worldwide SC GOPer Announces Run Against Trump After SC Cancels Primary
Author: 0 SC GOPer Announces Run Against Trump After SC Cancels Primary

Silencing those disloyal to the president amounts to an abdication of "our responsibility to help create a 'more flawless union, '" Fiorina said , insisting that Trump must earn loyalty from Americans - not coerce it. But given the steep odds against him, hurting Trump's re-election chances would be an alternate outcome. The president has secured a strong grip on state GOP organizations across the country over the past three years.

Worldwide Trump denies knowledge of Air Force stay at Trump resort in Scotland
Author: 0 Trump denies knowledge of Air Force stay at Trump resort in Scotland

By comparison, aircraft crews made only 40 overnight stays in 2015. " Air Force leadership directed Air Mobility Command to review all guidance pertaining to selection of airports and lodging accommodations during global travels", the Air Force said in a statement Sunday evening, which was first reported by Politico .

Worldwide US Suspects Iran Nuclear Activity over its Lack of Cooperation with IAEA
Author: 0 US Suspects Iran Nuclear Activity over its Lack of Cooperation with IAEA

Tensions have been escalating between Iran and the United States since May previous year, when Trump pulled out of the 2015 nuclear accord with Tehran and began reimposing sanctions that have crippled the Iranian economy. "Sure, anything's possible. They would like to be able to solve their problem", Trump said, adding that "we could solve it (the problem) in 24 hours".

Worldwide Following hurricane, Trump balks at welcoming residents of the Bahamas
Author: 0 Following hurricane, Trump balks at welcoming residents of the Bahamas

TPS applies to people who would face extreme hardship if forced to return to homelands devastated by armed conflict or natural disasters, therefore the protections are limited to people already in the United States. Mr Morgan addressed the issue after reports that United States authorities had forced some people to be removed from a boat leaving the Bahamas because they didn't have the required visas.

Worldwide Typhoon Faxai batters Japan: Power cut, over 100 flights cancelled
Author: 0 Typhoon Faxai batters Japan: Power cut, over 100 flights cancelled

Thousands of people were stranded at the airport Monday evening, with officials preparing to distribute blankets and food. Subway and train stations were reopened on Monday morning, and were more crowded than usual. A tree is uprooted due to strong winds in Tokyo . No injuries were reported in connection with such incidents. The usually congested trains and major stations were even more crowded than usual once services resumed, with trains stopping temporarily and running erratically.

Worldwide United Nations human rights body concerned over NRC, Kashmir
Author: 0 United Nations human rights body concerned over NRC, Kashmir

India, while asserting that its decision is pure internal in nature, is expected to assert on Tuesday its well-articulated position that restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir were imposed to save human lives. She cited a recent increase in demolitions of homes under an Israeli zoning and planning framework "which discriminates heavily against Palestinians".

Worldwide United Kingdom parliament speaker says will step down by 31 October
Author: 0 United Kingdom parliament speaker says will step down by 31 October

Some sang, while others waved signs reading, "Silenced". An avalanche of predominantly Tory MPs have decided enough is enough and quit the House of Commons due to huge pressure being exerted on them over Brexit . Jo Swinson, the Liberal Democrat leader, told MPs her party would campaign to revoke Article 50 - and cancel Brexit - in a general election. MPs voted by 311 to 302 for a motion by a rebel Conservative MP demanding the government publish all documents relating to Operation ...

Worldwide Brexit: What does the no-deal bill say?
Author: 0 Brexit: What does the no-deal bill say?

An election seems the likeliest outcome. I think he has become the first - to my knowledge, the first leader of the Opposition in the democratic history of our country, to refuse the invitation to an election, Mr Speaker. The law will pass the upper house, the Lords, by Friday evening. But in a session that lasted until 1.30 a.m.in London , peers agreed to return the bill to the Commons on Monday for any amendments before passing into law.

Worldwide Hurricane Dorian devastates Bahamas, reaches Florida
Author: 0 Hurricane Dorian devastates Bahamas, reaches Florida

Eyes are indicative of powerful cyclones (Dorian packed 110 miles per hour maximum sustained winds as of 11 a.m. ET on Thursday). On approaching the Carolinas , Dorian had regained its Category 3 status with winds near 115 miles per hour threatening to bring "life-threatening storm surges " with it.

Worldwide Iran nuclear deal: Tehran to develop centrifuges for uranium enrichment
Author: 0 Iran nuclear deal: Tehran to develop centrifuges for uranium enrichment

In May, Iran started to break away with the restrictions, set by the nuclear deal, on the stockpile of its low-grade enriched uranium and its concentration, in response to USA exit from the deal previous year. He is now in Slovenia to bargain with the Europeans over the details of a French initiative that offers Iran a $15 billion credit line for a period of four months.