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Donald Trump Not Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem - Most Israelis Think
- November 26, 2016

According to the report, Trump's team reportedly committed to passing forward Bennett's proposal. Mr Trump had also said he would relocate the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv, Israel's commercial centre, to Jerusalem - a move that is a major break from current policy and would upset the Palestinians, who want at least part of Jerusalem to be the capital of a future Palestinian state. (more...)
Son-in-law Kushner could help broker Israeli-Palestinian peace
- November 26, 2016

Mr Trump had also said he would relocate the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv, Israel's commercial centre, to Jerusalem - a move that is a major break from current policy and would upset the Palestinians, who want at least part of Jerusalem to be the capital of a future Palestinian state. (more...)
HRW: More than 300 Former Iraqi Policemen Executed by ISIL Near Mosul HRW: More than 300 Former Iraqi Policemen Executed by ISIL Near Mosul
- November 26, 2016

Backed by US -led airstrikes but under fire from heavy weapons, the troops drove deeper into the neighborhood as families fled their homes. Mortars from IS-held territory wounded at least five children trying to flee after they were evacuated by troops. (more...)
Veteran journalist Dileep Padgaonkar no more Veteran journalist Dileep Padgaonkar no more
- November 26, 2016

When he was brought here, he was on ventilator support and there was multi-organ failure. Padgaonkar was born in Pune in 1944. "I am deeply saddened by the passing away of the veteran journalist and editor who made a huge contribution in the field of journalism", the Chief Minister said. (more...)
Delilah Felton Amber Alert: Missing B.C. Girl Believed Taken By Mom Delilah Felton Amber Alert: Missing B.C. Girl Believed Taken By Mom
- November 26, 2016

UPDATE (11:45 a.m.): Police have released an updated photo of Delilah Felton is hopes it will help someone recognize her. Before the child was found, Montague said her mother has no fixed address or access to a vehicle, which can make a search "very, very hard". (more...)
16-year-old Palestinian girl sentenced to 13 years prison in Israel 16-year-old Palestinian girl sentenced to 13 years prison in Israel
- November 26, 2016

He told The New York Times on Monday that it "would be such a great achievement". Some of his top aides challenge the legitimacy of Palestinian demands for a state and have claimed that the Palestinians are a made-up people. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has similarly little political will to compromise with the Israelis, leaving the conflict deadlocked at a low simmer. (more...)
'Super mom' abducted for 3 weeks found alive 'Super mom' abducted for 3 weeks found alive
- November 25, 2016

Subsequently, her husband, Keith, arrived home and it was uncommonly quiet, he told CNN affiliate KRCR-TV at the time. Koester and Sherri's sister-in-law, Suzanne Papini , both defined the missing woman as a "supermom" who would not unsettle the routine of her children, KRCR reported soon after the disappearance. (more...)
Colombia And FARC Rebels Sign Revised Peace Deal
- November 25, 2016

He is furious that Santos will ratify the deal in Congress instead of holding another referendum and has called for street protests and may boycott congressional debate on the new deal. In late September, the rebels and the government pledged a new start at a signing ceremony before world leaders in the port town of Cartagena after a half-century of war. (more...)
Oil down on strong dollar, OPEC uncertainty Oil down on strong dollar, OPEC uncertainty
- November 25, 2016

OPEC is expected to hash out the final details at its official meeting in Vienna on November 30". The meeting was planned to discuss the contribution that producers outside OPEC will make to a proposed supply-limiting agreement. That claim to fame belongs to Russian Federation, the world's biggest oil producer, with Saudi Arabia being the largest producer in OPEC."A good [oil] price will spur the completions of uncompleted wells and there are about 5,000 of them", Williams said. (more...)
Migrant crisis: Turkey threatens European Union with new surge Migrant crisis: Turkey threatens European Union with new surge
- November 25, 2016

Turkey has helped reduce significantly the number of migrants crossing into Europe via the Aegean Sea under a deal reached with the European Union in March. Over a million people arrived on European shores past year, as EU leaders bickered over how to respond to the crisis. A further billion euros has also been officially "allocated". (more...)
Erdogan warns Europe that Turkey could open migrant gates
- November 25, 2016

Members of the European Parliament passed a non-binding motion urging the European Commission and national governments to put a stop to negotiations due to the Turkish government's "disproportionate" reaction to a failed coup in the country earlier this year. (more...)
Hunt for ex-military man after employee killed at missionary retirement home Hunt for ex-military man after employee killed at missionary retirement home
- November 25, 2016

He said investigators had found a vehicle near the scene of the crime that contained a replica firearm and other materials that enabled them to identify a suspect. The man was not known to authorities, they said. The residence ChĂȘnes verts ("Green Oaks") in Montferrier-sur-Lez, located 10km north of Montpellier, houses retired missionaries that had worked in Africa. (more...)
Israel arrests 12 on suspicion of arson after mass wildfires
- November 25, 2016

The blazes have been fanned by hot, dry weather and high winds. "The situation is very dynamic and changing by the minute, this morning [24 November] Jerusalem was our main focus and now the main theatre is Haifa". On Tuesday and Wednesday, fires led to the evacuation of thousands from Zichron Yaakov, located at the southern tip of the Carmel Forest in northern Israel, destroying several homes. (more...)
SC electors besieged by requests not to cast votes for Trump
- November 25, 2016

MI has finally been called for Donald Trump , a mere two weeks after Election Day. In toss-up states, turnout was significantly higher: Florida , 65.1 percent; OH, 64.5 percent; and New Hampshire, 70.3 percent. They are curious on why Clinton performed worse in counties that relied on electronic voting machines compared to paper ballots and optical scanners. (more...)
What's new in the box office? What's new in the box office?
- November 25, 2016

Over the course of 18 years, Harry Potter's wizarding world sold almost 450 million books, made $7. 7 billion at the box office and spawned two theme parks. The first " Fantastic Beasts " sequel is slated to hit theaters in November 2018. That makes the total earning of " Fantastic Beasts " to $218.3 million. (more...)
Even Jaitley was unware of demonetisation: Rahul Even Jaitley was unware of demonetisation: Rahul
- November 25, 2016

The Lok Sabha or the lower house has been adjourned for the day, again because of the continuing uproar over demonetisation. Soon after it met in the morning , opposition members were on their feet demanding Modi's apology for his remarks that its critics were not given any time to "save" their unaccounted money. (more...)
Grindr serial killer Stephen Port jailed for life for four murders
- November 25, 2016

Port, a chef, lured his victims to his flat with online dating sites, before plying them with drinks laced with lethal doses of the drug GHB in order to rape them while they were unconscious. Officers took Port at his word, and charged him with trying to pervert the course of justice. Evidence presented at trial showed Port had held accounts on social networking and dating sites called Sleepyboy, Fitlads, Grindr, Badoo, Slaveboys, Gaydar, Flirt, Daddyhunt, Hornet, Planet Romeo, Manhunt and ... (