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Putin speaks to Saudi king, condemns Yemeni rebel action

Putin speaks to Saudi king, condemns Yemeni rebel action

Riyadh is especially sensitive to the civil war in its backyard Yemen, a conflict that has killed more than 10,000 people and displaced over two million. Saudi Arabia and Iran are locked in struggle for influence in the Middle East. The attack came as the Houthis marked 1,000 days since the Saudi-led coalition began military operations in Yemen in March 2015 after the Iran-aligned group drove Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi into exile.


BJP's Sushil Kumar Modi says RAM won over HAJ in Gujarat

BJP's Sushil Kumar Modi says RAM won over HAJ in Gujarat

He recalled his association with Amit Shah , saying that he was 14 years younger than him, who eventually went on to become the BJP chief. The BJP had made several references to Ram and Haj during the election campaign allegedly in a bid to communalise the polls.


Michael Ray Issues Statement After Arrest in Florida

Michael Ray Issues Statement After Arrest in Florida

Country music singer Michael Ray was arrested early Wednesday on a driving under the influence charge after he was involved in a minor crash at a McDonald's in Eustis, police say. Ray allegedly failed a number of sobriety tests and turned down a breathalyzer test at the scene. The officer said it was apparent Ray had been drinking because his eyes were bloodshot, his speech slurred and he stumbled when he walked.


Is Rome's Spelacchio the saddest Christmas tree ever?

Is Rome's Spelacchio the saddest Christmas tree ever?

Raggi has tried to shrug off the uproar, saying the tree had been decorated in a "simple and refined" fashion. The tree cost €48,000 (£42,000) to transport from South Tyrol, an Italian Alpine region, to Rome . "It's clear that "Spelacchio" can't remain in Piazza Venezia in this condition and urgently needs to be removed", said Codacons president Carlo Rienzi.


'This vote will be remembered': Haley says of UN Jerusalem vote

'This vote will be remembered': Haley says of UN Jerusalem vote

Kumar, however, did not respond to questions on the Trump administration threatening United Nations member countries with possible aid cut if they support the resolution. They have argued that such a thing will mean USA cutting off aid to certain Middle Eastern nations, which is unlikely to take place. On Thurs there'll be a vote criticizing our choice.



Wintry Precipitation over the Christmas Holiday Weekend

It appears these two features will try to phase and form a quick moving coastal storm that could bring accumulating snow to portions of the Northeast Christmas Eve night into Christmas Day morning. An umbrella, however, might not be out of the equation, however, as moderately warm temperatures and mostly sunny skies on the Space Coast give way to a slight chance of rain.