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From its offices in the buildings of the World Council of Churches in Geneva, Ican works with 468 non-governmental organisations across 101 countries, including rights, development, environmental and peace groups. The Nobel committee wanted "to send a signal to North Korea and the US that they need to go into negotiations", said Oeivind Stenersen, a historian of the peace prize.
  • Trump endorses Ed Gillespie for Virginia governor

    Trump endorses Ed Gillespie for Virginia governor

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    Ralph has also practiced pediatric neurology at Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters in Norfolk and he serves as Assistant Professor of Neurology at Eastern Virginia Medical School and is said to have 17 years of volunteering service as Medical Director for the Edmarc Hospice for Children in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, according to his biography on the official website of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
  • SC appoints Amicus Curiae to assist in Gandhi's assassination case

    SC appoints Amicus Curiae to assist in Gandhi's assassination case

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    The apex court has requested senior advocate and former Additional Solicitor General Amarendra Sharan to assist the court as amicus curiae in examining all documents filed with the petition and see if something can be done. "Is that person alive today to face the trial", the bench asked. Having said this he said that he has come across evidence of a sinister British secret service Force 136 that had authorization to murder iconic freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose.
  • Man with Explosives was Captured at an Airport in Sweden

    Man with Explosives was Captured at an Airport in Sweden

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    He was travelling to another European Union country, said police, but was seized while attempting to go through the security checks for domestic departures. It has been used in several recent terror attacks - including the Parsons Green bombing last month and the Manchester Arena attack that left 22 people dead.
  • Feinstein's Gun Control Bill Wins Some GOP Support

    Feinstein's Gun Control Bill Wins Some GOP Support

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    The National Rifle Association ( NRA ) said in a statement Thursday that the device the Las Vegas shooter used to convert his semi-automatic weapons to fire automatic should be subject to additional regulations . "It's something we're very open to, and we want to be a part of the conversation moving forward", Sanders said. But the NRA has not gone so far as to ally themselves with pro-gun-control politicians.
  • Chicago man honors Las Vegas victims with crosses

    Chicago man honors Las Vegas victims with crosses

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    Greg Zanis of Aurora, Illinois didn't know what had happened at the Route 91 Harvest Festival until an employee from a local bio-recovery business showed at his front door on Monday morning with a check for $1,200. "More so than numbers and pictures in the paper", Zanis told KTLA sister station WGN in Chicago . With the community backing him, Zanis continues to build working through his own grief for his murdered father-in-law 20 years ago.
  • Trump administration set to roll back birth control mandate

    Trump administration set to roll back birth control mandate

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    Religious schools, colleges, hospitals, and charitable organizations, along with some owners of private for-profit companies, have filed lawsuits targeting the mandate. Burwell past year as well as President Donald Trump's promise to Americans of faith and moral convictions. "At long last, the United States government has acknowledged that people can get contraceptives without forcing nuns to provide them", Mark Rienzi, senior counsel at the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty told USA Today ...
  • Yum China Holdings Inc

    Yum China Holdings Inc

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    Gotham Asset Management LLC owned approximately 0.14% of Yum! Brands were worth $614,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Principal Financial Group Inc. Deutsche Bank has "Hold" rating and $83 target. Also, CFO David W. Gibbs sold 7,986 shares of Yum! The stock was sold at an average price of $74.00, for a total transaction of $616,864.00.
  • Balochistan shrine attack toll reaches 20

    Balochistan shrine attack toll reaches 20

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    Thursdays are usually busy in terms of attendance at shrines as the day is considered spiritually significant, but the day was also significant for the dargah as it was hosting a bi-monthly event. The Islamic State Khorasan Province-the Middle Eastern group's affiliate in Afghanistan and Pakistan-has since released a statement claiming the attack, according to the USA -based monitoring group SITE.
  • In shift, South Korea and United States to push forward on trade talks

    In shift, South Korea and United States to push forward on trade talks

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    North Korea has started operating some Seoul-invested factories in its Kaesong industrial complex after South Korea pulled out of the joint venture , Pyongyang's online media said Friday, October 6. The ministry could not be immediately reached for comment. In February 2016, the North's fourth ever nuclear test time, Seoul ordered its firms out, prompting Pyongyang to freeze Kaesong's South Korean assets.