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People Moon hoping for early summit with Japan, China
Author: 0 Moon hoping for early summit with Japan, China

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday called for better business conditions for South Korean companies hit by retaliatory measures over the deployment of a US -developed missile shield, only to see Chinese Premier Li Keqiang not offer any concrete assurances.

People Congress' 15-year rule ruined Meghalaya, says PM Modi in Shillong
Author: 0 Congress' 15-year rule ruined Meghalaya, says PM Modi in Shillong

Looking forward to visiting Mizoram and Meghalaya tomorrow, where various development projects will be inaugurated. Modi then travelled to Meghalaya capital Shillong, where he inaugurated the BJP's state office and inaugurated the 261-km long East West Corridor, which connects Shillong with Tura in Garo Hills region of the state.

People Minn. governor picks Smith to replace Franken
Author: 0 Minn. governor picks Smith to replace Franken

The appointment won't change the balance of power in the Senate; both Franken and Smith are Democrats. Smith, in a statement, said she was "resolved to do everything I can to move Minnesota forward" and would "be a fierce advocate in the United States Senate for economic opportunity and fairness for all Minnesotans".

People Kansas Congress hopeful drops out over 2005 harassment suit
Author: 0 Kansas Congress hopeful drops out over 2005 harassment suit

Without naming Funkhouser, Ramsey said that a man made a decision to bring a lawsuit against the company after she eliminated his position. Ramsey was supported by the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and backed by Emily's List, a left-leaning organization which helps pro-choice women run for office.

People Most Americans believe religious aspects of Christmas are declining -Pew survey
Author: 0 Most Americans believe religious aspects of Christmas are declining -Pew survey

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer was the most-preferred Christmas TV special, with 32 percent, followed by Charlie Brown Christmas (24 percent) and How the Grinch Stole Christmas (14 percent). Despite the changes in attitudes, Trump's push for " Merry Christmas ", plays well with his political base. Happy Holidays is a catch-all term for people to wish each other a joyous season, no matter which holiday or religious traditions they participate in.

People NDA to take on opposition in Parl over its attack on Modi
Author: 0 NDA to take on opposition in Parl over its attack on Modi

The Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar announced on Thursday that "The government has requested all parties, especially the opposition, for their co-operation for the smooth functioning of the House", post a meeting with all parties ahead of the winter session.

People Two sea lion attacks lead to cove closure in San Francisco
Author: 0 Two sea lion attacks lead to cove closure in San Francisco

Closed to swimming; these signs are posted in San Francisco, warning people to stay out of the water after two attacks by sea lions in two days. It is usually a transit area for sea lions heading to Pier 39, where they congregate. Officer Matthew Reiter with the San Francisco Police Department's Marine Unit said the solo male swimmer was brought to police by a sailboat that reported a swimmer in distress.

People Hungary hails European Union chief's refugee quota rejection
Author: 0 Hungary hails European Union chief's refugee quota rejection

In October, Tusk has made similar statements, saying that mandatory quotas "has no future", given the clear resistance of the "Visegrad group" - Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia. He recommended that efforts should instead be directed to securing Europe's borders. Tusk's letter provoked an angry response from the EU's executive arm, one of the scheme's main backers.

People Joe Biden Holds Meghan McCain's Hand In Emotional Moment On 'The View'
Author: 0 Joe Biden Holds Meghan McCain's Hand In Emotional Moment On 'The View'

McCain started crying nearly immediately, and just like the unbelievable human being that he is, Biden got up and walked over to sit next to her and held her hand the entire time. Understandably, Meghan and the rest of the McCain family have been struggling with this news. We're like two brothers who were somehow raised by different fathers because of our points of view .

Author: 0 Ravindra Jadeja Smashes Six Sixes in an Over in a T20 Match

In the 20-over fixture that took place at SCA "B" ground in Rajkot , Jadeja hammered 154 from just 69 runs to star in Jamnagar's clinical victory. Ravindra Jadeja is a destructive player, and when on full flow is very hard to control. Jadeja put 15 boundaries and 10 sixes in his innings and 120 runs out of 154 with the help of boundaries. After taking part in the Test series against Sri Lanka, Jadeja will now take part in the Test series against South Africa in January.

People Dayton, Fischbach discuss succession plans over walleye
Author: 0 Dayton, Fischbach discuss succession plans over walleye

Republicans are grounding their case for Fischbach filling both roles in a 1898 ruling from the Minnesota Supreme Court. Democrats contend other provisions in the Minnesota Constitution prohibit a person from holding two political offices at the same time.

Author: 0 Muslim leaders denounce Trump's Jerusalem decision

The shift in longstanding USA policy on Jerusalem sparked angry demonstrations in the occupied Palestinian territories and in several Muslim countries. Today, the head of Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas called for fresh protests across the world against the US President's controversial recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

People British Report Denounces US Weapons Supply to Terrorists
Author: 0 British Report Denounces US Weapons Supply to Terrorists

The study analyzed more than 40,000 items as confiscated by the Iraqi Security forces including weapons, ammunition, and materials used to make improvised explosive devices. For the second day in a row, the Islamic State (ISIS) group has targeted the Syrian and Palestinian forces inside the Yarmouk Camp District of southern Damascus, Al-Masdar News says.

People Beijing 'continues building on S. China Sea isles'
Author: 0 Beijing 'continues building on S. China Sea isles'

The revelation comes as China's naval chief Shen Jinlong told his Australian counterpart, Vice Admiral Tim Barrett that Canberra's actions in the South China Sea run counter to the general trend of peace and stability in one of the world's most important shipping lanes.

People Muslim leaders to convene extraordinary summit for Jerusalem
Author: 0 Muslim leaders to convene extraordinary summit for Jerusalem

In the summit's final communiqué, the Muslim states said they considered Mr Trump's decision to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem to be an indication of the "US administration's withdrawal from its role as sponsor of peace". "It will be unacceptable for it to have a role in the political process any longer since it is biased in favor of Israel", he said. In his over-an-hour-long speech, Abbas also urged Muslim nations and countries with relations with Israel to take necessary political ...

People Miss Iraq's Family Forced To Flee Country After Selfie With Miss Israel
Author: 0 Miss Iraq's Family Forced To Flee Country After Selfie With Miss Israel

Idan was the first beauty pageant contestant from Iraq to participate in the Miss Universe competition in 45 years. The family of Miss Iraq, Sarah Idan, has fled Iraq and joined their daughter in the United States after being harassed and threatened because she posted a photo on Instagram with Miss Israel, Adar Gandelsman, and posed in a bikini during the Miss Universe Pageant in November, Gandelsman told the Israeli Hadashot News .

People United Nations resolutions on N.Korea need to be fully…
Author: 0 United Nations resolutions on N.Korea need to be fully…

He reportedly didn't respond to the invitation and only reiterated that the North's nuclear weapons were "an inevitable self-defensive measure" to guard itself against American nuclear threats. That overture was nearly immediately rebutted by White House officials. Kono said last week's visit to Pyongyang by United Nations political chief Jeffrey Feltman "only reconfirmed the dire reality" that North Korea "is nowhere near ready" to abandon its nuclear and missile programs, "nor is it ...

People Westbrook, Embiid put on show in triple OT thriller
Author: 0 Westbrook, Embiid put on show in triple OT thriller

The Thunder might be finally getting themselves sorted out after season-long struggles with chemistry, winning five of their last seven games. Philadelphia attempted a season-high 46 three-pointers but only made 13 in their first triple-overtime game since 1992 against the Miami Heat .