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Global Media Who Is Basuki Tjahaja Purnama? Christians And Muslims Battle In Indonesia Election
Author: 0 Who Is Basuki Tjahaja Purnama? Christians And Muslims Battle In Indonesia Election

According to Indikator, candidate pair Anies Baswedan-Sandiaga Uno gained 39.56 percent of votes, while Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono-Sylviana Murni occupied the third position with 17.28 percent of votes. In September, he told a crowd of his supporters that if they were afraid of going to hell if they elected a non-Muslim as their leader, they need not worry as they had been lied to "using Surah Al-Maidah verse 51".

Global Media North Korean leader's brother killed in Malaysia
Author: 0 North Korean leader's brother killed in Malaysia

He was embarrassingly detained at a Tokyo airport while trying to enter Japan to visit Disneyland on a false Dominican Republic passport, accompanied by two women and a child. Kim Hong Un reportedly ordered his execution. Still, the agency has a history of botching intelligence on North Korea and has long sought to portray the country's leaders as mentally unstable.

Global Media Flowers, chocolates still reign on Valentine's Day
Author: 0 Flowers, chocolates still reign on Valentine's Day

To prepare for Valentine's Day orders, Tada said his shop takes five days to get ready. Workers are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes. A man has been left brokenhearted, angry and very single after his girlfriend dumped him on Valentine's Day - but he blames it on the flower company he claims didn't deliver.

Author: 0 Obama wishes Michelle a happy Valentine's Day

The Obamas have been on a wonderful island vacation pretty much since the moment the former President ended his eight-year term . SO SWEET! Barack and Michelle Obama exchanged the cutest Valentine's Day messages to one another on social media.

Author: 0 Nasir Jamshed, Yousuf arrested and released on bail in UK

The investigation has since turned to Britain where two men were reportedly arrested on suspicion of bribery offenses. However, Geo TV quoted sources in the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and the International Cricket Council (ICC) as saying that the arrested men were Pakistani batsman Jamshed and a person named Yousuf, a suspect in the Pakistan Super League spot-fixing investigation.

Author: 0 Merkel presses Tunisian PM on asylum solution

Merkel's government wants to voluntarily deport around 1,500 illegal Tunisian migrants. Acknowledging that Germany and Tunisia were both targets for worldwide terrorists and "tragically" linked by the Berlin attack, Merkel said they had to share security information.

Global Media French Vogue Makes History With First Transgender Cover Model
Author: 0 French Vogue Makes History With First Transgender Cover Model

The Brazilian model smolders on the cover of French Vogue's March issue in a metallic dress, making history as the first transgender model to front a cover in the magazine's 97-year history. In her editorial column Alt says, "Apart from one small detail, Valentina, the femme fatale, was born a boy". She also said we should expect to be seeing much more of Valentina in future issues of the publication.

Author: 0 Pilot Whales Refloated After Hundreds Stranded on New Zealand Beach

All told, almost 700 whales washed up on Farewell Spit in what is now the third-largest whale stranding since data collection began in the 1800s, and the largest ever since 1985, the Department of Conservation said . There were references on social media in New Zealand suggesting the strandings and a 5.2-magnitude quake early Sunday near Kaikoura, which was severely damaged by a 7.8 natural disaster in November, may have been linked.

Global Media Kim Jong-nam, Half-Brother of North Korean Leader, Killed
Author: 0 Kim Jong-nam, Half-Brother of North Korean Leader, Killed

Reuters also cited an unidentified us government source saying that the USA government strongly believes that North Korean agents murdered Kim. No evidence has yet been provided. The two brothers have never met in person, according to North Korea analysts in Seoul . In January 2012, Mr Kim reportedly fled Macau out of fear of his life, as his home was exposed to North Korean agents and the media.

Global Media Sisi: Egypt ready to support Lebanese army
Author: 0 Sisi: Egypt ready to support Lebanese army

During the press conference following the meeting, Sisi congratulated the Lebanese people for their successful presidential elections in addition to forming a government which met their aspirations. The meeting further tackled the upcoming Arab summit in Jordan as well as means to overcome existing challenges, Sisi revealed. "I really appreciate President Aoun's invitation to visit Lebanon, and I will be there soon", Al-Sisi concluded in his speech.

Global Media United Kingdom defence spending falls short of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation minimum, thinktank says
Author: 0 United Kingdom defence spending falls short of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation minimum, thinktank says

According to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation figures published in July, the country was on track to spend 41.9 billion pounds on defence - 2.21 per cent of GDP. Speaking in Brussels, the alliance's secretary general Jens Stoltenberg unveiled figures showing that European members and Canada had between them increased defence spending by 3.8% above inflation past year.

Global Media Three dead in Brampton house fire, child rushed to hospital with burns
Author: 0 Three dead in Brampton house fire, child rushed to hospital with burns

Clark did not reveal the age of the injured girl or the ages and genders of the dead. The fire was quite severe, police said. He said it appeared the fire started on the main floor in the living room. "While they were family friends, my family and I thought of them as much more; they were our family", she wrote. "This is shocking, I'm not sure what to say", Chaudery said.

Global Media Boulder weather: High of 51, light wind
Author: 0 Boulder weather: High of 51, light wind

Tuesday :Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West northwest wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. On Tuesday night , it will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Monday , that number had dropped to 14 outages in Frederick County and three in Winchester. It was cleared around 7:15 a.m. and all lanes were reopened.

Author: 0 California Dam Evacuees Can Return Home, Businesses to Resume Operations

Northern California officials on Tuesday lifted an evacuation order for almost 200,000 residents who live below the Oroville Dam . Meanwhile, almost 200,000 people, who were evacuated Sunday, await word on when they can return home. Lake Oroville's levels have declined since the evacuation order and the risk of a catastrophic failure has lessened. Meanwhile, crews working around the clock atop the crippled Oroville Dam have made progress repairing the damaged spillway, reducing the lake ...

Author: 0 Majority of Americans Think Trump Represents Strong Leader, Poll Reveals

Bush saw after Hurricane Katrina. According to a recent poll conducted by Gallup, only 40 percent of Americans approve of the job the president has done in office so far, while 55 percent disapprove. The president's disapproval rating is also on the rise, up to 53 percent from 44 percent three weeks ago. Only 40 percent approve of Trump's job performance, the lowest point he has reached since assuming office on January 20.

Author: 0 Hitler lookalike arrested in Nazi dictator's birthplace in Austria

The man, who claimed his name was Harald Hitler was arrested Monday on charges of glorifying the Nazi era, the BBC reported . " I have seen this man in Braunau many times and wonder if it means something ", one local man said in a Facebook post, as cited by the local media.

Author: 0 Malaysian ship with aid for Rohingya reaches Bangladesh

During the military operations in the area, soldiers and police have been accused of committing human rights violations including gang rape, killings, beatings and disappearances. A Malaysian ship carrying aid for thousands of Rohingya Muslims who have fled a bloody army crackdown in Myanmar docked in Bangladesh today, days after it met with protests in Yangon.

Author: 0 Russian Federation violates treaty, deploys new cruise missile

The Obama administration three years ago accused the Russians of violating the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty by developing and testing the cruise missile. Moscow also denied it had violated the INF treaty, which helped end the Cold War between the two countries. The Obama administration expressed its concern over the test of the missile, then known as the SSC-X-8, in 2014.