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Global Media China says Dalai Lama 'provokes' with visit to disputed border with India
Author: 0 China says Dalai Lama 'provokes' with visit to disputed border with India

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang said in Beijing today that bilateral ties will suffer after Indian officials hosted Dalai Lama in disputed territory in Arunachal Pradesh state and indulged in provocative political statements. "We have already reached important consensus of resolving the boundary dispute through negotiations and consultations". "The Indian government made solemn commitments on Tibet related issue and boundary question".

Global Media Chief Keef Arrested for Driving Under the Influence
Author: 0 Chief Keef Arrested for Driving Under the Influence

Officers said the men were held at gunpoint until backup arrived. On Sunday, TMZ posted a video clip showing Chief Keef being cuffed by police officers after being taken out of his green Maclaren sport auto. "It's OK, when you find weed in my urine, I'll just get my attorney to get my marijuana card", he reportedly told officers, the Herald reports .

Author: 0 Xi stresses China's North Korea concerns in talk with Trump

North Korea remains technically at war with the United States and its ally South Korea after the 1950-1953 Korean conflict ended in a truce, not a peace treaty. Tillerson, on his first visit to Moscow as secretary of state, is due to hold talks with Sergei Lavrov, his Russian counterpart, on Wednesday at a time when U.S.

Global Media Philippine appellate court affirms conviction of US Marine
Author: 0 Philippine appellate court affirms conviction of US Marine

Pemberton reiterated he was molested by Laude who pretended to be a woman, that prompted him to "defend his dignity and self-respect". Laude, 26 years old, was found dead, with her head inside a toilet bowl, in a Celzone Lodge room in Olongapo City on October 11, 2014.

Global Media The Crown royally sweeps the 2017 Bafta TV awards nominations
Author: 0 The Crown royally sweeps the 2017 Bafta TV awards nominations

Tom Hiddleston and nearly all his fellow cast members in The Night Manager have been overlooked at the Bafta Television Awards despite their victories at the Golden Globes in America previous year. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story and Amazon's Transparent . Elsewhere, Strictly Come Dancing features in both the entertainment programme category and entertainment performance by series host Claudia Winkleman.

Global Media Taiwan bans eating dog and cat meat
Author: 0 Taiwan bans eating dog and cat meat

Those eating dog or cat meat in Taiwan can now be fined up to $8,200, and those convicted of intentionally harming or torturing animals can face two years in jail and a $65,000 fine. Although China's Yulin Dog Meat Festival will likely continue, lawmakers in Taiwan have banned the sale of dog and cat meat . Each year, the festival attracts the wrath of animal rights activists who call the practice of slaughtering dogs inhumane.

Global Media Senior Abu Sayyaf Commander Killed in Philippine Gunbattle
Author: 0 Senior Abu Sayyaf Commander Killed in Philippine Gunbattle

Philippine officials say at least several people have been killed in battle between government forces and suspected Abu Sayyaf militants on a central resort island, far from the extremists' southern jungle bases and in a region where the US government has warned the gunmen may be conducting kidnappings.

Author: 0 James Spann: Showers widely spaced over Alabama this afternoon

Models are indicating that a fair amount of scattered showers and thunderstorms could develop Monday afternoon as another upper level system works this way. Daily rain chances return beginning Friday and we'll keep that chance through Easter weekend . There could be just enough moisture cross the state Thursday to give us some late day scattered showers, but it appears to be a low coverage of showers at this time.

Author: 0 Pacom Detects, Tracks North Korean Missile Launch

U.S President Donald Trump led calls with leaders and senior officials from Japan and South Korea on Thursday to discuss the latest provocation from Pyongyang , hours before Trump begins a much-anticipated summit with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping .

Author: 0 Putin meets Tillerson as tensions rise over Syria

He said U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is considering the request. "It's very bad for this world", he said. "We believe it fundamentally important not to let these actions happen again in the future". Haley also warned Russian Federation that it is isolating itself "every time one of (President Bashar) Assad's planes drops another barrel bomb on civilians, and every time Assad tries to starve another community to death".

Global Media Burger King's Whopper get negative Wikipedia edits in ad gag
Author: 0 Burger King's Whopper get negative Wikipedia edits in ad gag

The ad in question is a new 15-second Burger King spot - which features a mock BK employee saying that it's impossible to properly explain a Whopper in that time frame. According to David Carroll, associate professor of media design at the Parsons School of Design, Burger King's approach might be a novel gimmick, but it will wear off fast.

Author: 0 Ahmadinejad submits name for Iran presidential election

He added: "Some people say that the [supreme leader's] advice was meant to completely forbid [me from running], but what the leader said was just advice". Western belief he was secretly pursuing a nuclear weapons programme led to crippling global sanctions during his time in office, and protests at his 2009 re-election were met with a crackdown which sent hundreds to prison and left dozens of people dead.

Global Media Trump warns Chinese President about bombing Syria during dessert
Author: 0 Trump warns Chinese President about bombing Syria during dessert

That's when Trump said he made a decision to lean over and tell President Xi that the United States had "just fired 59 missiles" and that they were heading to Syria. When you're president, apparently you can have your cake and strike Syria, too. Trump , later in the interview, said he "immediately" called Defense Secretary James Mattis after he saw the images of children dying from the chemical attack and asked, "What can we do?" "'We have just fired 59 missiles, all of which hit by ...

Global Media Fireball Lights Up The Southwestern Sky And Social Media
Author: 0 Fireball Lights Up The Southwestern Sky And Social Media

Other people on social media in San Diego, Palm Springs, Hesperia and other Southland cities reported seeing the flash. "I thought it was coming towards me and I turn around to check it out", Demi told CBS News. "Something green lit up the sky right now". Only seven witnesses so far heard either a concurrent or a delayed sound, according to the AMS. More than 260 reports in Los Angeles, Arizona and Nevada had similar sightings according to the American Meteor Society .

Global Media Income taxes are due Tuesday, April 18
Author: 0 Income taxes are due Tuesday, April 18

With only a handful of days left to file federal and state income tax returns, the Illinois Department of Revenue (IDOR) is reminding taxpayers to file as soon as they can. "If you file taxes and don't send that form, they will not release yourrefund until you turn it in". Henderson reiterated the most important documentation for the 2017 tax season: income, proof of children's residency and the 1095A form for those who have health insurance through the ACA.

Global Media Selfie time: Modi rides the Delhi metro with Australian PM Turnbull
Author: 0 Selfie time: Modi rides the Delhi metro with Australian PM Turnbull

It was an entirely vegetarian fare at the lunch hosted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull on Monday. India and Australia agreed that the bilateral maritime exercise first held in the Bay of Bengal in 2015 will be repeated off Western Australia in the first half of 2018.

Global Media USA navy strike group heads toward Korean peninsula
Author: 0 USA navy strike group heads toward Korean peninsula

In response, President Donald Trump tweeted: "It won't happen!" The Hawaii-based Pacific Command announced on Sunday (9 April) that the Carl Vinson Strike Group - comprising the nuclear-powered Nimitz-class supercarrier USS Carl Vinson, two guided-missile destroyers and a guided-missile cruiser - was sent to waters near the Korean peninsula.

Author: 0 Israel Approves New West Bank Settlement for previous Amona residents

Over the past two decades, the global community has overwhelmingly backed the idea of a two-state solution as the best way of reaching peace in the region. Israel draws a distinction between those it sanctions and those it does not - so-called outposts. Settlements have grown in the meantime however through the expansion of already established outposts or through retroactive legalisation.

Author: 0 Venezuela's top prosecutor rebukes supreme court power grab

Venezuela's attorney general, a supporter of President Nicolas Maduro, condemned a decision by the country's Supreme Court to effectively dissolve Congress, saying the move "violates the constitutional order" in a rare rebuke from a prominent government official.