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Akhilesh congratulates UP Samajawadi chief Shivpal Yadav, appeals supporters to withdraw protest

September 17: Launching a scathing attack on Akhilesh Yadav-led Uttar Pradesh Government, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said the Samajwadi Party only cares about its own family and not about the people of the state. I appeal to supporters to not stage protests: Akhilesh Yadav. Prior to it, Shivpal had replaced him as its new chief in Uttar Pradesh on the instructions of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav.


Trump campaign statement says Obama was born in the United States

Trump campaign statement says Obama was born in the United States

Of all the Trump statements Politifact has checked, 70 percent have been found "mostly false", "false", or "pants on fire". What everyone wanted to know was whether Trump believes Obama was born in the United States. Trump's support among black voters is remarkably low, with just 7 percent of them saying they would vote for him, compared with almost eight in 10 who back Clinton, in Morning Consult's most recent survey.



Yankees hang on for 7-6 win against Blue Jays

Then Brian McCann, starting at designated hitter, singled home Didi Gregorius , who doubled, to make it 2-0 Yankees . Combined with the Yankees' dramatic win against the Blue Jays in NY, the O's closed to within one game of the AL East lead.



Syria says it is doing all required to allow aid access

At least 20 trucks have been waiting since Monday for the credentials which would allow them safe passage from Turkey into Syria and on to east Aleppo . The Pentagon said dozens of US Special Operations Forces had been deployed to Syria's border with Turkey to fight IS, at Ankara's request, in support of the Turkish military and "vetted" Syrian rebels.


EU leaders look at 6 months of rebuilding EU dream

EU leaders look at 6 months of rebuilding EU dream

A senior EU official said former Polish premier Tusk-who has toured European capitals in recent weeks hearing the views of European leaders-wanted the Bratislava summit to "restore trust in the EU by showing that we got the (Brexit) message".


Seoul says North Korea capable of another nuclear test

Seoul says North Korea capable of another nuclear test

Minister Ri is expected to defend North Korea's nuclear position and address the sanctions put in place by the UN Security Council during the meeting. South Korea's military said that it was about 10 kilotonnes, while other measurements from neighboring countries said it was 20 kilotonnes or more. Those districts which are thought to be hiding the leadership would be particularly targeted and the city "will be reduced to ashes and removed from the map".