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Voters in Nepal undeterred by election-related violence

Voters in Nepal undeterred by election-related violence

The Rastriya Prajatantra Party, the Naya Shakti Party led by former prime minister Baburam Bhattarai and an independent candidate have secured one seat each. The two parties are also considering to merge to form the largest communist party in Nepal. United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed the holding of the two-phased State and Federal elections and congratulates the people of Nepal for the peaceful conduct of the polls.


Protesters Clash with Security Forces Near US Embassy in Lebanon

Protesters Clash with Security Forces Near US Embassy in Lebanon

Protesters burned United States and Israeli flags. The Lebanese security forces at the scene responded by spraying the protesters with water cannons and shooting tear gas to disperse the crowd, reports The New York Times. Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah also called for a protest against the decision in the Hezbollah-controlled southern suburbs of Beirut tomorrow.


U.S. tasks Saudi on regional policy

U.S. tasks Saudi on regional policy

He once again demanded a "complete end" to the Saudi-led blockade of Yemen so that humanitarian aid and commercial supplies could be delivered. Behind the remarks is a growing sense of alarm within the State Department about Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who is seen by Tillerson and many US diplomats as young and inexperienced.


Former Fox News anchor excoriates media for exaggerating her Trump story

Former Fox News anchor excoriates media for exaggerating her Trump story

Huddy explained that she didn't feel "threatened" at the time, but that it was "weird moment". "He came up on stage and he turned around to the audience? and, you know, there were 50 people there? and he said, 'I tried to hit on her, but she blew me off, '" Huddy continued.


How much snow will we get this weekend?

How much snow will we get this weekend?

Heavier totals are being seen in areas off to the east and south. According to the National Weather Service , this area could see periods of snow or rain mixed with snow, 1/2 to 1 inch, mainly on grassy surfaces, with locally higher amounts possible.


Gaza officials: Israel strike kills 2 Palestinian militants

Gaza officials: Israel strike kills 2 Palestinian militants

Thousands of people, meanwhile, attended the funeral of a man killed in clashes on the Gaza-Israel border on Friday, with mourners calling for revenge. The Israeli military said some 600 Palestinians were throwing firebombs and rolling burning tires toward Israeli forces. Protests and demonstrations continued across the West Bank and Gaza on Saturday on the third and final so-called Palestinian "day of rage" following Trump's announcement.