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Hong Kong Police Say Activist Faked Account of Kidnapping and Torture

Hong Kong Police Say Activist Faked Account of Kidnapping and Torture Democratic Party Chairman Wu Chi-wai said party leaders made a decision to air Lam's allegations in public instead of going to police right away because they feared for his personal safety. " He was alone by himself, no one was seen being carried off ", FactWire said. Lam told Factwire the man was not him and suggested it could be a body double. [Full Article...]

Primark reveals how to pronounce its name

Primark reveals how to pronounce its name Pr-eye-mark or Pree-mark? Take that, people who took the p*ss out of me for saying Pry-mark. But in 1974, as Primark grew and expanded into the United Kingdom, the brand had to change its name to avoid getting in legal trouble with USA retailer J C Penney. [Full Article...]

Relative calm in Nairobi, amid stay-at-home calls from Odinga to supporters

Relative calm in Nairobi, amid stay-at-home calls from Odinga to supporters Violence erupted across Kenya in opposition strongholds following elections last week that saw incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta declared a victor in a result disputed by opposition leader Raila Odinga. Her parents and witnesses maintained that a police officer shot her. Post-mortem on her body was done on Monday morning at Chiromo Mortuary. "They are well trained and are cognizant of the fac... [Full Article...]

Official announcement: Shraddha opp Prabhas

Official announcement: Shraddha opp Prabhas Reports suggest that Sharaddha Kapoor or Pooja Hegde may be roped in for the role but there is no official word on it yet. Everything looked pitch ideal for another Prabhas blockbuster when the fans realised that the female lead of the film hasn't been finalised yet. [Full Article...]

Banco De Chile (BCH) Downgraded by BidaskClub

Banco De Chile (BCH) Downgraded by BidaskClub ValuEngine cut shares of Banco De Chile from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Saturday, July 22nd. Toronto Dominion Bank decreased Cgi Group Inc (Put) (NYSE:GIB) stake by 119,900 shares to 14,300 valued at $686,000 in 2016Q4. [Full Article...]

Rep. Sewell condemns violence in Charlottesville

US President Donald Trump came under considerable bipartisan criticism for not specifically denouncing the Ku Klux Klan sympathizers, neo-Nazis, anti-Semitics and xenophobes for touching off the violence. Rep. Pingree was the first to comment publicly Saturday, saying the acts were "domestic terrorism carried out by white supremacists". "I hope all Americans will pray for those injured in this wee... [Full Article...]

China imposes import bans on North Korean iron, coal and seafood

China imposes import bans on North Korean iron, coal and seafood Washington and Beijing agreed on the latest United Nations sanctions in a third of the time it took to negotiate the November resolution. North Korea has shown less and less interest in dealing with China diplomatically over its weapons programme or listening to Beijing's pleas. [Full Article...]

Taliban's 'Open Letter' To Trump Urges US To Leave Afghanistan

Taliban's 'Open Letter' To Trump Urges US To Leave Afghanistan But questioned about whether the president shares that view, Mattis said, "Ask the president". "He has the confidence of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, he has the confidence of Afghanistan, he has the confidence of the United States", Mattis told Pentagon reporters. [Full Article...]

China Bans Coal, Iron, Seafood Imports from N. Korea

China Bans Coal, Iron, Seafood Imports from N. Korea China has pushed for a resumption of stalled six-party talks to peacefully resolve the crisis. The career diplomat and assistant foreign minister is also fluent in Japanese, and is a former ambassador to Vietnam. North Korea has ratcheted up tensions in the region in recent months through a series of missile tests, angering the United States and testing the patience of its traditional ally Chin... [Full Article...]

Outrage as Swiss hotel asks Jewish guests to shower before swimming

Outrage as Swiss hotel asks Jewish guests to shower before swimming Another sign, which was placed on the refrigerator also singled out Jewish patrons of the resort and said, "To our Jewish guests: You are allowed to approach the fridge between the hours: 10.00-11.00 in the morning and 16.30-17.30 in the evening". [Full Article...]

Indivisible Acadiana host vigil in support of Charlottesville, VA

Indivisible Acadiana host vigil in support of Charlottesville, VA Both troopers aboard, Lt. H. Jay Cullen, 48, and Berke M.M. Bates, one day shy of his 41st birthday, were killed. Unlike the situation in Charlottesville , the Portland rally drew no opposition, no police presence and no violence. "This began on Friday night and continued through Sunday". The group initially turned up in the small university town to protest the removal of a statue of Confe... [Full Article...]

Look up! Perseid meteor shower will light up NorCal sky

Look up! Perseid meteor shower will light up NorCal sky The 2016 shower offered some of the highest meteor rates at 150 to 200 an hour - or about three to four a minute. As the annual Perseid meteor shower will reach its peak point, people around the world can witness the lighting show in the night skies on Saturday and Sunday (12th and 13th August). [Full Article...]

North Korea: Kim Jong-Un 'briefed' on Guam missile attack

North Korea: Kim Jong-Un 'briefed' on Guam missile attack He continued, "The time for cranking up the antiwar machine is right now. I mean, his rhetoric might make Kim Jong Un think that he needs to strike first", the Minnesota Democrat explained. I never do. I'm not like the other administration that would say. Rogers anxious about the people in Guam . Japan , which would be under the flight path of any missile fired towards Guam , will b... [Full Article...]

Premier League winners and losers: Chelsea lose, we all win

Premier League winners and losers: Chelsea lose, we all win Lacazette is just the seventh player to score on his Premier League debut for Arsenal , after Kevin Campbell, Steve Bould, Fredrik Ljungberg, Emmanuel Adebayor, Samir Nasri and Thomas Vermaelen. "I prefer to be on the pitch", the 30-year-old Giroud said, "but as much as I can I try to help the team reach its target". Cech initially tipped over Riyad Mahrez's shot but the latter turned pro... [Full Article...]

Independence Day 2017: 10 Bollywood patriotic songs that will reignite your patriotism

Independence Day 2017: 10 Bollywood patriotic songs that will reignite your patriotism We celebrate our freedom on Independence Day . Google also asking the people of India to vote on "What is your favourite part of Independence day? ". "The Parliament House depicted commemorates this day, this movement, and this triumph of independence". The Indian Diaspora have played a proud and influential role in British life, making positive contributions to their communities. [Full Article...]

Trump orders probe into China's trade practice, Beijing concerned

Trump orders probe into China's trade practice, Beijing concerned President Donald Trump on Monday is scheduled to sign a memorandum launching an investigation into China's intellectual property practices. The corporations complain that Beijing forces them to hand over technology as the price of doing business in China. [Full Article...]

Speakers at 'free speech' rally dropping out

Speakers at 'free speech' rally dropping out Organizers of the event Boston Free Speech Rally said they have no connection to the group that planned the deadly Charlottesville, Virginia, rally. "If we were out in an open space it might be different", Reilly said. Baker tweeted Saturday, "E Pluribus Unum - out of many, one". The ACLU of MA - fiercely protective of free speech - also said in a statement that it "forcefully condemns racis... [Full Article...]

China Bans the Import of Iron and Seafood from North Korea

China Bans the Import of Iron and Seafood from North Korea But the state has exported electricity to China as a source of foreign income. "In particular, the US will continue to request Chinese and Russian commitments not to provide the regime with economic lifelines and to persuade it to abandon its unsafe path", they wrote in the Wall Street Journal. [Full Article...]

Passengers report 'loud bang' at tube station in London

Passengers report 'loud bang' at tube station in London Passenger Sarah Marshall told The Telegraph : 'There was smoke at one end of the station, a high pitched bang and a smell . "I was towards the back of the crowd". They added on Twitter: 'Some west-bound trains are being held at short notice while we investigate a faulty train at Holborn'. And at Kings Cross a train has hit the buffers at slow speed. [Full Article...]

Charlottesville victim's death an act of terror, friends say

Charlottesville victim's death an act of terror, friends say As a girl, Heyer stood up for people being picked on while riding the schools bus. "She died trying to bring about that objective", he told CNN on Sunday, the day after he was told his 32-year-old daughter had been run down on a Charlottesville, Virginia, street. [Full Article...]


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