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No Pooh For You!… China Bans Lovable Bear

No Pooh For You!… China Bans Lovable Bear

Posts bearing the image and the Chinese characters for Winnie the Pooh were still permitted on the Twitter-like Weibo platform. This week, searches for Pooh's Chinese name "Little Bear Winnie" turned up error messages, which said that the content was illegal in the country, reported The Indian Express .


We supported Meira Kumar in Presidential polls: Mamata

We supported Meira Kumar in Presidential polls: Mamata

Talking to reporters about the Presidential election 2017, in which her party is backing Opposition's Meira Kumar, Ms Banerjee said, "It's a vote against injustice.It is a fight of ideologies". China is interfering and we are suffering. "Why is gun training being given in the name of Vishva Hindu Parishad's (VHP) Durga Vahini?" Hitting out at the NDA government at the Centre over demonetisation and GST, Banerjee said, "The country is going backwards everyday".


Kim Jong Un at concert feting missile test

Kim Jong Un at concert feting missile test

On Washington's push to draw up a new sanctions resolution against Pyongyang at the U.N. Security Council, she quoted U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley as saying that the response should be "proportionate". With the USA watching at the time of the launch, there is the possibility that Kim Jong-un may have also been in the US military's sights. The first stage uses the Hwasong-12 engine, and the second stage has the kind of small engine that was tested in a satellite launch test conducted ...


Trump's Poll Numbers are Bad, But….

Trump's Poll Numbers are Bad, But….

The Bloomberg poll comes two days after ABC and the Washington Post released a survey that showed Trump's disapproval rating had sunk to 58 percent. They appear largely to be more concerned that Democrats have not settled on the best way to approach 2018 - and 2020. Chris Leininger, a 29-year-old insurance agent from California, said Clinton is "hard to like" and noted that she thought Sanders had a better story to tell voters.


EU Sanctions 16 Syrian Officials

EU Sanctions 16 Syrian Officials

More than a dozen high ranking Syrian military officials and scientists were blacklisted by the European Union on Monday over chemical weapons attacks on civilians inside Syria. "The UK condemns the use of chemical weapons wherever and by whomever they are used and we will continue to work closely with our worldwide partners to hold perpetrators to account", he added.