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Bangladeshi ex-PM Khaleda Zia's Nomination Papers Cancelled

Bangladeshi ex-PM Khaleda Zia's Nomination Papers Cancelled

The Commission's decision came four days after the Bangladesh high court ruled that a person jailed for more than two years can not contest polls, effectively ruining Zia's chance to participate in the December 30 polls. The elections will be held under Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina , who is seeking a third consecutive time amid opposition accusations that she is becoming increasingly authoritarian and the opposition is being handled with an iron fist. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sales for Michelle Obama memoir top 2 million copies

Sales for Michelle Obama memoir top 2 million copies

The book, which was released on November 13, has already sold more than 2 million copies in the USA and Canada across all formats. The hardcover edition of " Becoming " is now up to six printings. The book has become a mainstay on a number of lists , remaining at No. 1 on two New York Times bestseller lists, as well as topping bestseller lists from USA Today and Publishers Weekly . Consulte Mais Informação

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MI6 chief warns Russia: Don't underestimate the West

MI6 chief warns Russia: Don't underestimate the West

Younger, head of the Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) - better known as MI6 - addressed students at St. Andrews University, in a speech that mentioned enemies who believe in a "state of perpetual confrontation" with the UK. The speech will also focus on the strengthening of security ties in Europe ahead of Brexit, and will highlight how working with other intelligence services had disrupted "multiple" planned attacks by Isis overseas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian Journalist Sparked Concerns Over 'Suspicious Behaviour' Near Military Base

Russian Journalist Sparked Concerns Over 'Suspicious Behaviour' Near Military Base

British Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson has called on the public to report suspicious activity near army sites after a Russian TV crew prompted an alert at a highly sensitive military facility, the Daily Mail newspaper reports. With UK-Russian relations frosty in the wake of the Salisbury Novichok poisoning , GCHQ chief Jeremy Fleming warned earlier this year that Moscow posed a "real" and "active" threat to the worldwide community. Consulte Mais Informação

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United Nations climate talks open in Poland with call for 'urgent' action

United Nations climate talks open in Poland with call for 'urgent' action

The COP24 climate summit will see nations try to agree on ways of implementing the promises they made in the 2015 Paris treaty to limit temperature rises to avert runaway global warming . To have any hope of reaching the 1.5C goal by the end of the century, it said emissions from fossil fuel use must be halved by 2030. Climate change impacts have never been worse. Consulte Mais Informação

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This is how Priyanka Chopra arrived for her Hindu wedding

This is how Priyanka Chopra arrived for her Hindu wedding

Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra and USA singer Nick Jonas are marrying in a Hindu ceremony, a day after exchanging vows according to Christian tradition. Following the marriage, the skies were lit up with celebratory firecrackers, which lasted several minutes at the Umaid Bhawan Palace. From their roka ceremony in August to their wedding, Nick has embraced Indian traditions whole-heartedly. Consulte Mais Informação

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UK Labour calls for early election if MPs reject Brexit deal

UK Labour calls for early election if MPs reject Brexit deal

Former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab said the backstop will last "until it is superseded by the treaty setting out our future relationship, unless the European Union allows us to exit". All indications are that the bill will be defeated, something that could be made more likely Monday if Labour is successful in forcing May to reveal the full legal advice she sought before agreeing the deal with European leaders last month . Consulte Mais Informação

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Pakistan clerics in blasphemy case to face treason charges

Pakistan clerics in blasphemy case to face treason charges

Chaudhry said these charges can carry a life term in prison. Referring to the worldwide Rehmatul lil Alameen Conference, the minister said the religious scholars from the various schools of thought attended the event and said the devotees of the Holy Prophet (Peace be Upon Him) could not harm the property or life of others and instead they would be the protectors of both. Consulte Mais Informação

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NYPD Searching For Couple Whose Times Square Proposal Went Horribly Wrong

NYPD Searching For Couple Whose Times Square Proposal Went Horribly Wrong

No doubt the ring will be returned to its owners in no time at all and the pair can have another go at their special moment. They asked for help, but police were initially unsuccessful at getting the ring out. "Thank you, Twitter", the department tweeted . It wasn't such a "grate" proposal, but there's a happy ending. Even before the ring made it home, the woman had said yes. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bush's service dog will go on to help other soldiers

Powell, who worked with Bush for two years when he was vice president and through his four-year presidency, said that everything the former leader did was directed at helping the American people. "He was a good reminder that as fiercely as we may fight on policy and on issues, that ultimately we're Americans first", Obama noted. Bush's casket will be flown to Joint Base Andrews on Monday, and his body will lie in state at the U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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More Pokemon Go PvP Trainer Battle Details Revealed

More Pokemon Go PvP Trainer Battle Details Revealed

Following the response to the initial tweet, Niantic released some more information on the system in a series of tweets . In the Great League, only Pokémon with a CP of 1,500 or less can enter. For the Ultra League, the maximum CP is 2,500. Players are only allowed to have three Pokemon in their party for Trainer Battles. While the company promised the feature, it never seemed to make any progress towards an actual PvP mode . Consulte Mais Informação

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