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South Korean President bought Viagra pills during her Kenyan visit

The Viagra revelation comes as Park grapples with a massive political scandal. Choi, the daughter of shamanistic cult leader, is accused of exploiting those ties to raise money and win favors for herself and her family. Ms Park's spokesman, Jung Youn-kuk, said that the prosecutors' allegations were "unfair political attacks". The president has immunity from criminal prosecution.


Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa under intensive care

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa under intensive care

She has been put on extra corporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), a heart assist device, and is at present under the watch of experts, including cardiologists. O pannerselvam was handling the office after she was admitted in Apollo on 22nd September 2016. Jayalalithaa is in a "grave situation", Apollo Hospitals said on Monday.



Iran demands that Obama allow US sanctions to expire

Ali Akbar Salehi, chief of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, said Friday of Iran's potential response to the extension of sanctions: "We will definitely make no emotional decisions but will make a decision based on prudence, vigilance and wisdom".


Putin says Trump clever, will understand new responsibilities

Putin says Trump clever, will understand new responsibilities

Putin made it clear relations with Washington DC would have to be mutually beneficial and Russian Federation would react strongly if this "strategic parity" was disrupted. "I really think that it's a mistake to think whatever happens in Aleppo and other areas of rebel-held Syria could amount to a victory for Assad or for Putin", Johnson told the BBC .



Packers' Aaron Rodgers (hamstring) not in doubt to play Sunday

Brock Osweiler is the quarterback who has led the Texans to a awful season offensively, but he's not losing hope. Aaron Rodgers completed 30 of 39 passes for 313 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Packers . About an hour before kickoff in Green Bay, a couple Texans scooped up snowballs and threw them at each other - missing their intended targets badly - while jogging on the field as the grounds crew removed the tarp.



United Nations says Mosul's poor struggling to get food

Al-Abadi also stood by promises that Mosul will be retaken by year's end despite increasingly slow progress on the ground. "Planes from the coalition force and the air force are restricted because of the civilians". Critics have said such a move would amount to a war crime. Coalition airstrikes conducted 9 missions on Monday alone, according to an official statement, targeting ISIS facilities and tunnels in areas close to the townships of Bashir, Beiji, Raw, Tal Afar and Mosul.