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Mukul Roy resigns as MP, cites lack of principle for leaving Trinamool

Mukul Roy resigns as MP, cites lack of principle for leaving Trinamool

Last month, Trinamool Congress had suspended Mukul Roy for six years after the senior party leader had announced his decision to quit the party amid reports that he was planning to join the BJP. On Wednesday, Roy told the news agency PTI that he'd always been "very comfortable" talking to BJP leaders. "I am not saying I will join the BJP or I will not join (it)".


Chinese women detained at South Korea immigration after plastic surgery

Chinese women detained at South Korea immigration after plastic surgery

The picture is said to have been taken over the recent Golden Week national holiday in China, an eight-day period when many Chinese - said to be six million this year - travel overseas. "Received from frontline personnel at the airport during the holidays: These women made use of the long holidays to undergo plastic surgery in South Korea".


N.Korea hackers stole S.Korea-US military plans - Yonhap

N.Korea hackers stole S.Korea-US military plans - Yonhap

The U.S. has been pursuing a strategy of "maximum pressure" on North Korea , applying diplomatic and economic pressure multilaterally and unilaterally. Mr Trump is expected to send a "significant message" to North Korea either verbally or "kinetically" during the trip, Yonhap said, without elaborating on what that may mean.


Donald Trump will not meet Queen on downgraded visit

Donald Trump will not meet Queen on downgraded visit

Earlier this year, the British public banded together to sign a petition that stated: Mr Trump "should not be invited to make an official State Visit because it would cause embarrassment to Her Majesty the Queen". A government spokesman said: 'Our position on the State Visit has not changed - an offer has been extended and President Trump has accepted. It was created in response to Mr Trump's executive order to enforce a Muslim ban, which led thousands of people to protest in London.


Sydney Woman Wrestles Shark, Throws It Out Of Rock Pool

Sydney Woman Wrestles Shark, Throws It Out Of Rock Pool

He was only about a metre (long), he was just a little baby, ' she added. When most people notice a shark swimming in the pool they're in, their instinct would be to get the hell away from it. That doesn't seem to hold true for Melissa Hatheier . She does not hesitate to seize the animal, a nurse shark, a species known to be harmless. Well done, ' one man wrote online.