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Biden's hopes for ceasefire by end of weekend are 'wishful thinking', Hamas tells Sky News

Sky News Tuesday, 27 February 2024
Joe Biden's claim there could be an imminent ceasefire between Israel and Hamas was "wishful thinking", a spokesperson for the Palestinian group has told Sky News.
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Title IX Regulations Add Protections for Transgender Students [Video]

Title IX Regulations Add Protections for Transgender Students

Title IX Regulations Add Protections , for Transgender Students. Title IX prohibits "sex-based discrimination at government-funded schools," 'The Hill' reports. . On April 19, the Biden administration revealed the last of its changes to the federal civil rights law. . The new regulations expand how sex discrimination is defined, now including sexual orientation and gender identity. . These final regulations build on the legacy of Title IX by clarifying that all our nation’s students can access schools that are safe, welcoming, and respect their rights. , Education Secretary Miguel Cardona, via statement. The update also reinstates "protections for student survivors of sexual assault and harassment" which were changed under President Trump, 'The Hill' reports. Catherine Lhamon, the Education Department’s assistant secretary for civil rights, . says the new rules will help schools respond to "all sex discrimination, not limited to sexual harassment.". Biden's final changes to Title IX are sure to be condemned by Republicans who view transgender protections as failing to protect cisgender women and girls. The new changes will take effect Aug. 1. The Biden administration has not yet finalized an additional rule pertaining to sports eligibility. . Since 2021, 24 states have passed laws prohibiting transgender student-athletes from playing on sports teams that align with their gender identity

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Discover the reasons behind President Biden's decision to block the Palestine statehood bid at the United Nations Security Council. Delve into the complexities of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the implications of the US stance. Stay informed with this comprehensive breakdown. #USNews #UNNews #UnitedNations #PalestinianStatehood #Palestine #Israel #Hamas #IsraelIran #IsraelPalestine #IsraelHamas #Oneindia ~PR.274~ED.103~HT.98~

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Israel's attack on Iran reflects badly on Biden after president's public message for Netanyahu

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International News Wrap EP 1: Indonesia’s Mount Ruang multiple eruptions to Ukraine aid | Oneindia

Welcome to the International News Wrap, your go-to source for the latest developments from around the globe, exclusively on OneIndia. From the unprecedented floods in Dubai to the escalating tensions threatening a potential third World War, there's no shortage of significant events shaping the international landscape. Today, we cover a spectrum of stories, from the heartwarming return of a Kerala woman from Iran to the crucial push by President Biden to secure aid for Ukraine. Stay tuned as we delve into the top international developments of the day, keeping you informed and up-to-date on the latest happenings across the world. #InternationalNews #MountRuang #IndonesiaVolcano #DubaiFloods #RussiaUkraineWar #IsraelIranConflict #Russi #Germany #Biden #Oneindia ~HT.97~PR.152~ED.103~

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Iranian President Vows to Destroy Israel , if It Launches the ‘Tiniest Invasion’. On April 13, Iran attacked Israel with hundreds of drones and missiles. It was the first time that Iran has ever launched a direct military attack on Israel, Fox News reports. . Although Israel was able to fend off about 99% of the projectiles, the country is considering retaliation. On April 17, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi warned Israel that if it does decide to attack with even the "tiniest invasion," . Iran's response would be "massive and harsh.". Nothing would remain from the Zionist regime, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, via Fox News. Raisi delivered his remarks during a military parade north of Tehran. Prior to Raisi's threats, Israel vowed to respond to the attacks. The country did not provide details, but its military council met on April 16 to decide how to proceed. Leaders around the world have urged Israel to stand down. . While Israel and Iran have been at odds for decades, their conflict came to a head recently since Iran supports Hamas, . which attacked Israel on Oct. 7 and prompted Israel's current offensive in Gaza.

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Netanyahu says Israel 'will make own decisions' amid threat of 'fierce and painful response' from Iran

Benjamin Netanyahu has thanked the UK for its support but said Israel "will make our own decisions" on Iran, Hamas and Hezbollah.
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Violence in the Middle East will not stop until the war in Gaza ends, a senior Hezbollah figure has told Sky News in a world-first interview in which he also..
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Tory activist who reported MP over alleged misuse of funds disappointed by party response

A Tory activist who reported an MP over claims he misused party funds has told Sky News she is disappointed by the way her complaint has been handled.
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Salman Rushdie thought it would be 'the end' after stabbing left him in 'lake of blood'

Sir Salman Rushdie has told Sky News he thought it would be "the end" for him after he was repeatedly stabbed at a public lecture in 2022.
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Scotland set to scrap key climate targets

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An antisemitism campaigner has called for the head of the Metropolitan Police to resign after he was called "openly Jewish" by an officer and threatened with..
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At least six children were among victims of new Israeli strike on house in Rafah [Video]

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At least six children were reportedly killed amongst the victims of an Israeli airstrike on a house in the southernmost city of Rafah. Where over half, many displaced, Palestinians are seeking refuge.

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US Vetoes Resolution to Grant Palestine Full UN Membership

US Vetoes Resolution , to Grant Palestine , Full UN Membership. On April 18, the United States vetoed a United Nations resolution that would have allowed Palestine to become a full United Nations member. . Associated Press reports that the widely-supported resolution was backed by 12 of 15 Security Council members. . The United Kingdom and Switzerland both abstained from the vote, while the U.S. opposed the measure. AP reports that Palestine's broad support reflects the growing international concern for Palestinians facing a humanitarian crisis amid the ongoing war in Gaza. AP reports that Palestine's broad support reflects the growing international concern for Palestinians facing a humanitarian crisis amid the ongoing war in Gaza. The resolution would have made Palestine the 194th member of the United Nations. . Deputy Ambassador Robert Wood stressed to the Security Council that the U.S. veto of the resolution... . ... “does not reflect opposition to Palestinian statehood but instead is an acknowledgment that it will only come from direct negotiations between the parties.”. Similarly, deputy State Department spokesman Vedant Patel said that the U.S. has... ... “been very clear consistently that premature actions in New York — even with the best intentions — will not achieve statehood for the Palestinian people.”. In response to the failed vote, Palestinian U.N. Ambassador Riyad Mansour told the council that the decision would not deter the Palestinian people. The fact that this resolution did not pass will not break our will and it will not defeat our determination, Riyad Mansour, Palestinian U.N. Ambassador, via Associated Press. We will not stop in our effort. The state of Palestine is inevitable. It is real. Perhaps they see it as far away, but we see it as near, Riyad Mansour, Palestinian U.N. Ambassador, via Associated Press

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House GOP Advances Aid Bills for Israel, Ukraine and Taiwan [Video]

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House GOP Advances Aid Bills , for Israel, Ukraine and Taiwan. The foreign aid bills were advanced by a 9-3 vote, thanks to the help of four Democrats on the committee, CBS News reports. . Those Democrats are Jim McGovern, Mary Gay Scanlon, Joe Neguse and Teresa Leger Fernández. Those Democrats are Jim McGovern, Mary Gay Scanlon, Joe Neguse and Teresa Leger Fernández. Those Democrats are Jim McGovern, Mary Gay Scanlon, Joe Neguse and Teresa Leger Fernández. Those Democrats are Jim McGovern, Mary Gay Scanlon, Joe Neguse and Teresa Leger Fernández. Conservatives who voted against the bills, because border security wasn't lumped in, include Tom Massie, Ralph Norman and Chip Roy. . Conservatives who voted against the bills, because border security wasn't lumped in, include Tom Massie, Ralph Norman and Chip Roy. . A final vote on the foreign aid package will take place on April 20. . The three bills would support Israel, Ukraine and Taiwan with $26.4 billion, $60.8 billion and $8.1 billion, respectively. . The three bills would support Israel, Ukraine and Taiwan with $26.4 billion, $60.8 billion and $8.1 billion, respectively. . The three bills would support Israel, Ukraine and Taiwan with $26.4 billion, $60.8 billion and $8.1 billion, respectively. . $9.1 billion of the Israel package would go toward Palestinian humanitarian efforts. . A fourth bill seeks to allow the sale of Russian oligarchs' assets that have been frozen in order to continue funding Ukraine. possibly "force the sale of TikTok and authorize stricter sanctions on Russia, China and Iran," CBS News reports. . possibly "force the sale of TikTok and authorize stricter sanctions on Russia, China and Iran," CBS News reports. . Some far-right Republicans have threatened to remove House Speaker Mike Johnson from his position for supporting additional Ukraine funding. Johnson defended his actions, calling lethal aid for Ukraine "critically important.". If I operated out of fear over a motion to vacate, I would never be able to do my job, House Speaker Mike Johnson, via statement. Look, history judges us for what we do. This is a critical time right now critical time on the world stage. , House Speaker Mike Johnson, via statement. I could make a, you know I can make a selfish decision and do something that, that's different. But I'm doing here what I believe to be the right thing, House Speaker Mike Johnson, via statement

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Police threaten to arrest 'openly Jewish' man yards from pro-Palestine march as his presence 'antagonising'

An antisemitism campaigner has been threatened with arrest yards from a pro-Palestine march as a Metropolitan Police officer said his presence was..
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US House approves 89 billion euros aid package for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan [Video]

US House approves 89 billion euros aid package for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan

US House of Representatives approves 89 billion euros aid package for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan overcoming months of internal discord. The vote was passed 311-112 votes. All amendments to the bill providing aid to Ukraine that would have reduced the assistance were rejected before the vote.

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Tel Aviv beachgoers hope worst of Israel-Iran crisis is over - but long-awaited move in Gaza may not be far away

On Shabbat, the Jewish day of rest, people took to the beach in Tel Aviv.
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