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China's Foreign Ministry said yesterday that Beijing had made " unremitting efforts " to resolve tensions on the Korean peninsula, and that it had "always played an important and constructive role". The meeting of top US and Chinese diplomats and defense chiefs was held a day after President Donald Trump said China's efforts to use its leverage with Pyongyang had failed, raising fresh doubts about his administration's strategy for countering the threat from North Korea.
  • US Urges China to Step Up Pressure on North Korea

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    Tillerson further said that the United States is committed to holding North Korea accountable for multiple violations of UN Security Council resolutions which expressly prohibit its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programmes. Shock waves hit Washington after a special adviser to Moon suggested in a forum last week scaling down Korea-U.S. military exercises in exchange for North Korea suspending nuclear and missile activities.
  • Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) Sentiment Report

    Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) Sentiment Report

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    The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, November 18 by Credit Suisse. Pioneer Investment Management Inc sold 589,402 shares as the company's stock rose 9.30% with the market. The Return on Equity ratio of The Home Depot, Inc . One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and eighteen have given a buy rating to the stock.
  • Emmanuel Macron Set for 'Unhealthy Monopoly' in French Elections

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    Experts weren't even sure he could field enough candidates, let alone win a majority. Mr Macron's party was established just over a year ago and many candidates have little or no political experience. - "Monochrome parliament" -But former prime minister Alain Juppe of the rightwing Republicans said the low turnout was a sign of "deep malaise" in the electorate and that a clean sweep by Macron would be bad for democracy.
  • London Tower Blaze Began In Hotpoint Fridge Freezer

    London Tower Blaze Began In Hotpoint Fridge Freezer

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    The insulation was "more flammable" than the cladding, according to police. In its most detailed briefing yet on the criminal investigation, Metropolitan Police Detective Superintendent Fiona McCormack confirmed suspicions by residents that a refrigerator had sparked the June 14 blaze.
  • State visit by Trump will go ahead, says Boris Johnson

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    In her speech Wednesday, the Queen laid out a policy agenda that focused heavily on Brexit. A major theme of this year's speech? But the gamble backfired spectacularly. Though the White House later denied the paper's report. "I think it's a whole big coverup". "That was a failure of the state, local, and national, to help people when they needed it most", she said, according The Guardian .
  • British police: Manslaughter charges will be considered following deadly London fire

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    The Government ordered an immediate examination by experts of the model of fridge freezer involved, Downing Street said. "I fear that there are more". "I fear that there are more (victims) - I do not know who they are at the moment and that is why I'm really pleading with the public to call us". "Over the next few months and years we stand ready to help those people affected as they recover from the loss of their homes and their loved ones".
  • South Korea's Moon demands official apology from Japan over 'comfort women'

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    South Korean President Moon Jae-in yesterday said North Korea should swiftly return South Koreans and Americans detained in the reclusive nation and that it had "a heavy responsibility" in the death of a USA university student. South Korea's Blue House on Tuesday cited Moon separately as saying: "It is very deplorable that North Korea does not respect human rights". U.S.
  • Funeral Held for Former North Korean Prisoner Otto Warmbier

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    The authoritarian communist regime released the 22-year-old last week for what it described as humanitarian reasons and he died on Monday in a U.S. A few days after he died , JTA reported that Warmbier, a University of Virginia student, was active in Hillel and had participated on Birthright, when he was given a Hebrew name.
  • City joins global mayors climate change group

    City joins global mayors climate change group

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    Climate Mayors (also known as Mayors National Climate Action Agenda or MNCAA) is a network of mayors, representing over 59 million Americans, who are committed to working together to strengthen local efforts for reducing greenhouse gas emissions and supporting efforts for binding federal and global-level policy making.
  • Grenfell Tower fire caused by faulty fridge, reveals probe

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    According to Detective McCormack, The Sun reported , insulation and tiles on the block had failed safety tests and the tests carried out as part of the investigation were "small scale". The Superintendent also confirmed that manslaughter charges are being considered, adding: "We are looking at every criminal offence manslaughter onwards".