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Global Media Thousands of Jordanians protest government's austerity plan
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Razzaz was the director general of the Social Security Corporation from 2006-2010. On Thursday, the government decreed a 5.5 percent rise on fuel and a 19 percent increase in electricity prices. "They have been following a policy that is draining the citizen", Rola Abu Khadra, an actress protesting with her friends at midnight, told Reuters .

Global Media Mortal remains of BSF trooper arrive in UP
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The intense shelling by Pakistan last month had forced thousands of people residing along the border in Jammu , Kathua and Samba districts to flee their homes. "Pakistan, on the other hand, started targeting civilian areas of Pragwal and Kanachak since wee hours resulting in civilian casualties and damage to property, Mr Awtar said".

Global Media Woman in fatal field crash held on $500K bail
Author: 0 Woman in fatal field crash held on $500K bail

Parkhurst himself confessed to a deadly hit-and-run in 2013, bringing some answers but little solace to the family of Carolee Ashby, a 4-year-old killed on October 31, 1968, as she walked to a store in Fulton, New York, with her then 15-year-old sister to buy birthday candles for the teenager's cake.

Global Media Justice Department to appeal ruling that Trump can't block Twitter followers
Author: 0 Justice Department to appeal ruling that Trump can't block Twitter followers

In a statement on Monday, Jameel Jaffer, the executive director of the institute said they're "pleased" that the White House unblocked their clients but "disappointed that the government intends to appeal" the ruling. The plaintiffs argued that Trump's account amounted to a public forum - a "digital town hall" - in which the president makes official policy pronouncements and the public, by responding to his postings and to the tweets other people make in reply to them, engages in debate.

Global Media Dozens Dead, Hundreds Injured as Result of Volcano Eruption in Guatemala
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Volcanic ash has already stretched across a 12-mile radius, and winds could carry the cloud even farther, officials said. "It is very hard for us to identify them because some of the dead lost their features or their fingerprints" from the red-hot flows, said Fanuel Garcia, director of the National Institute of Forensic Sciences.

Author: 0 Children burned in Guatemala volcano eruption to be treated in US

They were taken by the Guatemalan National Civil Police during the disaster operation, which has so far confirmed 75 deaths. The searing hot volcanic material that covered communities near the volcano left numerous bodies unrecognisable so DNA testing or other methods will be necessary for identification.

Global Media Aide who dismissed McCain could resurface in administration
Author: 0 Aide who dismissed McCain could resurface in administration

Conway declined to say why Sadler left her job in the White House, which was first reported on Tuesday. John McCain's opinion "doesn't matter" because "he's dying anyway". Sadler and the White House received widespread backlash for the remark, but the White House never publicly condemned it. McCain's wife, Cindy, also tweeted to Sadler , "May I remind you my husband has a family, 7 children and 5 grandchildren".

Global Media Fire breaks out at Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park London
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Plumes of thick, black smoke were seen billowing into the air above Hyde Park , as traffic in the area was brought to a standstill. TWENTY fire engines and 120 firefighters have been called to a massive fire at the 5-star Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Knightsbridge.

Global Media Melania Trump reappears, after 24 days out of sight
Author: 0 Melania Trump reappears, after 24 days out of sight

Trump's whereabouts, and her office has kept the West Wing - which tends to leak like a sieve - on a need-to-know basis after the first lady returned from a five-day stay at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in May. This will be her first public appearance since May 10, when she was hospitalized for a kidney procedure. The footage showed Mr Trump, 71, escorting his wife, 48, to the front row then taking to the podium to address the crowd, which included more than 40 Gold Star ...

Author: 0 GOP leader Mitch McConnell cancels Senate's August recess

The House and Senate are working to pass as numerous annual twelve spending bills as possible ahead of the September 30 fiscal-year deadline, and McConnell said those bills will now be a priority in August. The Senate will now recess for one week in August instead of four, said McConnell, R-Ky. President Donald Trump has long railed against Senate Democrats for their unprecedented slow-walking of hundreds of his nominees.

Global Media Only a few of Guatemala volcano’s dead identified
Author: 0 Only a few of Guatemala volcano’s dead identified

The eruption also created pyroclastic flows - fast-moving mixtures of very hot gas and volcanic matter. Municipal firefighters search for victims in the ash-covered village of San Miguel Los Lotes, in Escuintla Department, about 35 km southwest of Guatemala City, on June 6, 2018.

Global Media More Homes Destroyed as Hawaiian Volcano Continues to Erupt
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The lava pushed into beach lots in Kapoho, which has about 350 homes and Vacationland, which has about 150. This eruptive activity continues to feed a channel transporting lava to the east to the ocean entry in the Kapoho Bay area. Lava flows have knocked out telephone and power lines, causing widespread communication outages, and forced the shutdown of a geothermal energy plant that normally provides about a quarter of the island's electricity.

Global Media Inside the hotel where Trump and Kim will meet
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A US advance team was spotted at the Capella Hotel last week meeting with North Korean officials in preparation for the summit. Russian President Vladimir Putin has praised his USA counterpart Donald Trump for his "brave and mature" decision to go ahead with meeting with Kim Jong-un.

Global Media Bombing targets Afghan clerics calling for peace, killing seven
Author: 0 Bombing targets Afghan clerics calling for peace, killing seven

Kabul has been the target of multiple suicide attacks so far this year. After renouncing war, a gathering of clerics in Afghanistan's capital Kabul was attacked by a suicide bomber on Monday. Earlier on Monday, the council had issued an Islamic ruling, or " fatwa ", against suicide attacks, branding them " haram ", or forbidden, by Islam.

Global Media Saudi Arabia issues first driving licenses to 10 women
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia issues first driving licenses to 10 women

Several excited women expressed their delight and joy over becoming holders of a driving license, SPA said . Esraa Albuti is among the women now allowed to drive in Saudi Arabia. As the date is drawing near, centers training women how to drive in Jeddah and other cities have been struggling to cope with the big turnout of prospective female drivers who have been enthusiastically responding to the historic decision by the Kingdom.

Global Media Mueller accuses Trump's former aide of witness tampering
Author: 0 Mueller accuses Trump's former aide of witness tampering

The associate's contacts occurred in February and April, they say. At that hearing, an FBI agent who tracked Manafort's communications with the potential witnesses and the witnesses themselves, who have not been named, may testify, the federal judge in the case, Amy Berman Jackson, said Tuesday morning.

Global Media Canada PM says Trump's metal tariffs are insulting
Author: 0 Canada PM says Trump's metal tariffs are insulting

Morneau said Friday that the federal government isn't quite ready to discuss support or potential bailout packages for those Canadian sectors caught in the crossfire. He hopes the discussion lays the foundation for successful talks during next week's G7 leaders summit in Quebec's Charlevoix region. The 25 percent tariff on imports of steel and 10 percent on imports of aluminum went into effect on June 1, after a short exemption period for Canada, Mexico, and the European Union.

Global Media First lady stays behind on Trump's Camp David weekend
Author: 0 First lady stays behind on Trump's Camp David weekend

Mrs. Trump was last seen publicly during the overnight hours of May 10 when she and the president welcomed home three Americans who had been detained in North Korea . She has, however, posted on social media multiple times since the procedure. "She will not attend the G7 and there are no plans for her to travel to Singapore at this time", Grisham said Sunday.

Global Media 'We can not be Europe's refugee camp', Italy tells Brussels
Author: 0 'We can not be Europe's refugee camp', Italy tells Brussels

Italy's aeronautic acrobatic squad flew low and loud over downtown Rome trailing smoke in the red, white and green of the Italian flag. Though the new prime minister, Giuseppe Conte - a political novice - is prime minister, his power will be checked by his deputies, the leaders of the two largest parties that emerged from the inconclusive March 4 ballot.

Global Media Netanyahu shifts emphasis in Merkel meeting to Iranian aggression
Author: 0 Netanyahu shifts emphasis in Merkel meeting to Iranian aggression

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "isn't surprised" about Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei's threat to destroy Israel and continue to enrich uranium, he said Tuesday in a video statement from Paris . Iran denies it has ever sought nuclear weapons, which require uranium enriched to 90 per cent. A senior diplomat in Vienna, where the IAEA is based, said the call for timely cooperation did not mean that Iran had breached any of the rules of the accord but that the agency was ...

Global Media Trump announces summit with North Korea is back on
Author: 0 Trump announces summit with North Korea is back on

The tariffs took effect early yesterday. The White House did not immediately respond to request for comment Saturday. KELLY: All right, thank you, Scott. We can go slowly. "At the rate the two political leaders are going, we can only say that the summit is confirmed when they actually arrive in Singapore".