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In New Cookbook, Acclaimed Indian Restaurant Finally Spills Its Secrets

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Rasika, a top eatery in Washington, D.C., is famous for its crispy spinach and modern twists on classic dishes. Now the owner and chef are sharing some of their prized — and adventurous — recipes.

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India a key strategic partner in Indo-Pacific, says Rex Tillerson in first major foreign policy speech

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October 19, 2017 2:37 AM
WASHINGTON - Focusing on India in his first major foreign policy speech, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson pledged a deeper and broader security and economic relationship between the US and the largest democracy in the world – something which has broad bipartisan support in Washington DC, and for the first time clarifies US policy in south Asia, analysts said.

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Mother of US Soldier Killed in Niger Says Trump Disrespected Her Family

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The mother of a soldier that was killed in an ambush in Niger said that President Donald Trump "did disrespect my son" in his remarks during a condolence call on Tuesday, according to The Washington Post. Cowanda Jones-Johnson, the mother of fallen Sgt. La David T. Johnson, told n Wednesday that she was present for the call from the White House to Johnson's widow, Myeshia Johnson, and that she agreed with the account from Rep. Frederica S. Wilson (D-FL) that Trump told Johnson's widow that her husband "must have known what he signed up for." "President Trump did disrespect my son and my daughter and also me and my husband," Jones-Johnson said in an exchange with the Post. Trump...

Beck’s Colors Has a Few Good Ideas and Some Bad Ones Too

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Beck winning the Album of the Year Grammy for Morning Phase was like Denzel Washington winning the Best Actor Oscar for Training Day. Neither work ranks highly among the artist’s best; both wins felt like shrewd acknowledgment of the other times the Academy ought to have handed them the honor ...

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Isis defeat in Raqqa leaves US still fighting on several fronts in Syria

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THE defeat of Islamic State in its de facto capital Raqqa may only be the start of a wider struggle by the United States to contain any insurgency launched by the militant group and to stabilise the region, as Washington grapples with defining a comprehensive strategy in Syria.

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Donald Trump slams NFL for not forcing players to stand for US anthem

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October 18, 2017 11:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AFP) - US President Donald Trump slammed the National Football League (NFL) again on Wednesday (Oct 18) for not forcing players to stand for the national anthem.

From: www.straitstimes.com

Iran leader Khamenei says will 'shred' nuclear deal if US quits it

Added: 18.10.2017 10:18 | 0 views | 0 comments

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday (Oct 18) Teheran would stick to its 2015 nuclear accord with world powers as long as the other signatories respected it, but would "shred" the deal if Washington pulled out, state TV reported.

From: www.straitstimes.com

Second Judge Rules Trump’s Own Words Show Travel Ban Aimed At Muslims

Added: 18.10.2017 10:10 | 0 views | 0 comments

A federal judge early Wednesday stepped in and issued a second halt on the latest version of U.S. President Donald Trump’s travel ban, asserting the president’s own comments on the campaign trail and on Twitter convinced him the directive was akin to an unconstitutional Muslim ban, The Washington Post reported. U.S. District Judge Theodore D. Chuang issued a “lighter” version of halt on the ban than his counterpart in Hawaii did a day earlier, blocking the administration from enforcing the directive only on those who lacked a “bona fide” relationship with a person or entity in the United States, such as family members or some type of professional or other engagement in the United States, the...

Trump told soldier's widow 'he knew what he signed up for': lawmaker

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October 18, 2017 9:49 PM
WASHINGTON (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) - US President Donald Trump told the widow of a soldier killed during an ambush in Niger "he knew what he was signing up for," according to a lawmaker who accused him of insensitivity.

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