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Palakkad collector who barred Mohan Bhagwat from hoisting tricolour transferred Palakkad collector who barred Mohan Bhagwat from hoisting tricolour transferred
- August 17, 2017

August 15 (ANI): After action was initiated against RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat for defying the state government's order and raising the Tricolour at Pallakad's Karnakayamman Higher Secondary School today, the RSS has issued a statement attacking the CPI (M)-led Kerala Government saying it was practicing divisive politics. (more...)
Root is sure his men can handle day-night Test Root is sure his men can handle day-night Test
- August 17, 2017

Garner is anticipating a keenly fought contest. "Of course you want [the top order] to be settled". "The players are all here ready to play". Ticket sales for the first Test against West Indies are said to be excellent, ahead of normal for Edgbaston , but this may be down to novelty value. (more...)
NRI woman marries a Jewish women in UK's first interfaith gay wedding NRI woman marries a Jewish women in UK's first interfaith gay wedding
- August 17, 2017

But Mistry's friends and family have been "welcoming and embracing" to Jefferson since she revealed their relationship. The couple tied the knot in an Indian restaurant surrounded by friends and family and received everyone's blessings. Mistry told the reporters, "It was very hard for me as an Asian gay woman". Both the women work for an interfaith organisation. " Marriage is very important to me , I grew up in a very traditional household". (more...)
Gorakhpur tragedy: Deceased's father files complaint against UP Health Minister Gorakhpur tragedy: Deceased's father files complaint against UP Health Minister
- August 17, 2017

According to the press release, the Commission has observed that reported deaths , in such a large number in a government hospital , amounts to various serious violation of Right to Life and Health of the innocent victims . State government officials admitted that oxygen supply had been disrupted but said this did not cause the deaths . The Minister of health of the state of Siddhartha Nath Singh denied that mass death has caused a lack of oxygen . (more...)
Massive fire rips through warehouse in Glasgow Massive fire rips through warehouse in Glasgow
- August 17, 2017

Photographs show smoke billowing into the sky as flames rage on during the early hours of this morning. Emergency services were called to the Blochairn Fruit Market at 3.44am. Police Scotland said Blochairn Road between Royston Road and Siemens Place has been closed due to the fire. Insp Stuart Cleminson, from Police Scotland, said: "The site itself employs approximately 400 people who have now all evacuated out". (more...)
SC gives NAB access to 'confidential' 10th volume of JIT report SC gives NAB access to 'confidential' 10th volume of JIT report
- August 17, 2017

Although a team of Rawalpindi NAB officials will record their statements, the Sharif family members will stay in Lahore, as the team will travel to Punjab's capital. The accountability court, following the apex court's order, has to decide these references within six months. Another reference will be filed against Nawaz and Hussain with regard to the establishment of Azizia Steel Company and Hill Metal Company. (more...)
NA-120 candidate Kulsoom Nawaz departs for London NA-120 candidate Kulsoom Nawaz departs for London
- August 17, 2017

Following her departure for London, her lawyer and covering candidate Mian Noman appeared before the returning officer. Kulsoom also failed to show her position as deputy chairperson in the Iqama, according to Chaudhry. Thursday was the last day for scrutiny of nomination papers. The petitioner said the nomination papers did not include details of income from Capital-FZE company, tax returns, furniture in Marri residency and other valuables. (more...)
South Korea's Moon says no military action without Seoul's consent South Korea's Moon says no military action without Seoul's consent
- August 17, 2017

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned Wednesday "we can't support ideas by some of our partners to suffocate North Korea economically with all the negative and tragic humanitarian consequences for its citizens". Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was also asked about Kim's announcement that he would put off a potential missile strike on or near Guam. " Military action on the Korean peninsula can only be decided by South Korea and no one else can decide to take military action without ... (more...)
Tim Cook disagrees with Trump Tim Cook disagrees with Trump
- August 17, 2017

He also pushed back on both-siderism, clearly stating that this "is about human decency and morality". The removed bands were all flagged by the Southern Poverty Law Center as "hate bands" three years ago, but the issue only came to the company's attention after Digital Music News published a story titled, "I Just Found 37 White Supremacist Hate Bands On Spotify", in the aftermath of Charlottesville, according to Billboard . (more...)
Sen. Cory Gardner addresses tough crowd at Colorado Springs town hall Sen. Cory Gardner addresses tough crowd at Colorado Springs town hall
- August 17, 2017

U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner sized up the crowd at his town hall meeting Tuesday morning in Colorado Springs . Gardner said the racists should "go back into their cave". Other people asked about North Korea, renewable energy and immigration. Voters asked Gardner to defend a long list of decisions by President Donald Trump, from withdrawing from the Paris climate accord to appointing a school-choice supporter as secretary of education. (more...)
South Korean president stresses peace on Korean Peninsula on 72nd liberation anniversary
- August 17, 2017

His calls for a peace treaty and dialogue have been drowned out by the war of words between Trump and Kim. But they're also saying that the possibility of war with the reclusive Asian nation is greater than it was a decade ago. Moon reiterated that South Korea will not allow the U.S. to carry out a pre-emptive strike against North Korea. The article took a softer tone on North Korea than the president, who warned Pyongyang last week of "fire and fury" if it launched an attack. (more...)
Navy Sailor, Girlfriend Tortured 5-Year-Old Son In Murrieta Home Navy Sailor, Girlfriend Tortured 5-Year-Old Son In Murrieta Home
- August 17, 2017

Fire and Police crews were called to a home just after 10 a.m. local time. When first responders arrived, they located a 5-year-old boy with "severe" injuries, police said. Detectives plan to talk to relatives, neighbors and the couple's acquaintances to determine when the abuse started, he said. According to U.S. Navy records, Whitten is a Machinist's Mate Nuclear 1st Class who works out of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Detachment San Diego. (more...)
TI Reacts To Donald Trump's Charlottesville Comments: 'F*ck Him To The Fullest'
- August 17, 2017

While his comments were irrelevant and inappropriate, given the subject matter of the conference, the media have been quick to point out that they were not entirely accurate. The publication's analysis, updated in July 2017, said that there were 65 U.S. wineries producing more than half-a-million cases and a further 263 "medium" wineries producing more than 50,000 cases annually. (more...)
Begum Kulsoom Nawaz's nomination papers approved for NA-120 by Begum Kulsoom Nawaz's nomination papers approved for NA-120 by
- August 17, 2017

The PTI's Candidate said that Kalsoom Nawaz has been the Deputy Chairman of ZE but she didn't show the earnings received from the Company. Kulsoom Nawaz was originally scheduled to appear before the returning officer today - the last day for completion of scrutiny of nomination papers of the candidates for NA-120 by-election next month. (more...)
Joint Military Operation Kills Seven Al-Shabaab militants in Southern Somalia Joint Military Operation Kills Seven Al-Shabaab militants in Southern Somalia
- August 17, 2017

Seven Somali militants were confirmed killed in a joint operation carried out by Somali troops in coordination with their worldwide partners in in the town of Jilib in Middle Jubba region, officials said. The al-Qaida-linked group has fought since 2006 to overthrow the Somali government and turn Somalia into a strict Islamic state. The group is also responsible for attacks in Uganda and Kenya. (more...)
Chief strategist contradicts Trump on NKorea Chief strategist contradicts Trump on NKorea
- August 17, 2017

The comments about his colleagues could place Bannon in a more precarious position inside the White House, whose staff is now being led by retired Gen. Bannon stressed that conflict with North Korea is a distraction from China , because North Korea would risk extinction if it uses its weapons. (more...)
LEVEL RESULTS: Staff thrilled with exam scores at Jack Hunt School LEVEL RESULTS: Staff thrilled with exam scores at Jack Hunt School
- August 17, 2017

St Katherine's School pupils receiving their results . The overall pass rate was 99 per cent, while 78 per cent gained A* to C grades. Students celebrate at Boston College . The fact that so many of our students have performed so well is testament to their commitment and desire to realise their potential". Rajan Mistry, 18, of Romford, got the highest possible grade in maths, further maths, chemistry and physics and will now undertake a degree in physics. (more...)
Olivia Munn 'Couldn't Care Less' About Ex Aaron Rodgers Dating Again Olivia Munn 'Couldn't Care Less' About Ex Aaron Rodgers Dating Again
- August 17, 2017

The Super Bowl victor and Margolius sat close to each other in a quiet booth and feasted on cheeseburgers and monkfish and drank malbec and pinot noir. In the wake of his split with The Newsroom beauty, Rodgers was subsequently rumored to be in romances with Kelly Rohrbach , a model ex of Leonardo DiCaprio's; and Lindsey Vonn , the Olympian who was formerly in a relationship with golf icon Tiger Woods. (more...)
Trump gushes over Trump gushes over "beautiful" monuments to slavery defenders
- August 17, 2017

Breckinridge and John Hunt Morgan be relocated to a new site where they would stand side by side with "two monuments to the Union effort". The city's decision follows a mass hate rally in Virginia last weekend that left one counter-protester dead and almost 20 others injured when a auto barreled down a narrow street into anti-racist demonstrators. (more...)
Violence in Charlottesville brings debate on Confederate monuments to forefront Violence in Charlottesville brings debate on Confederate monuments to forefront
- August 17, 2017

One might have thought we could disentangle history and hate, so that some of these statues persisted like the statues of the evil or wastrel or more psychotic emperors and kings are preserved as merely historic and aesthetic objects in Europe. (more...)
Avoiding border posts is 'essential' for Ireland's economy
- August 17, 2017

The UK government's proposals for future customs arrangements and the Northern Irish border, after leaving the EU, do not go far enough to ensure the continuation of cross-border and EU-EU free trade, according to the Irish Co-operative Organisation Society (ICOS). (more...)
Govt approves expansion of metro network Govt approves expansion of metro network
- August 17, 2017

States will have to do a comparative analysis of alternate modes of transport including bus rapid transit system (BRTS), light rail transit, tramways etc before sending the proposal to Centre, added the official. ยท It calls for greater private participation and innovative financing through transit oriented development (TOD). It will open a big window for private investments across a range of metro operations. (more...)
Van ploughs into crowd in Barcelona, injuries reported Van ploughs into crowd in Barcelona, injuries reported
- August 17, 2017

Images posted on social media appear to show people being tended to as they lay on the street. The famous Las Ramblas boulevard is one of Barcelona's busiest streets, normally thronged with tourists and street performers until well into the night. (more...)
Ivanka Trump's Rabbi Condemns Donald Trump's 'Moral Equivalency' in Charlottesville Response Ivanka Trump's Rabbi Condemns Donald Trump's 'Moral Equivalency' in Charlottesville Response
- August 17, 2017

Cantwell asked Vice News' reporter Elspeth Reeve, "Do you think you could feel about race like I do and watch that Kushner bastard walk around with that lovely girl?" The "Unite the Right" rally turned violent on Saturday when a suspected Nazi sympathizer, James Fields, plowed his vehicle into a crowd of anti-racism protesters, leaving 32-year-old Heather Heyer and 19 others injured. (more...)
Real Madrid Stun Barcelona 5-1 to Win Spanish Super Cup Real Madrid Stun Barcelona 5-1 to Win Spanish Super Cup
- August 17, 2017

The Spain under-21 worldwide had the Santiago Bernabeu crowd screaming with delight after his stunning goal in the fourth minute, adding to his 90th minute thunderbolt which had sealed a 3-1 win for Madrid in the first leg at the Nou Camp. While Barcelona slumped to a loss to its fiercest rival, Neymar scored a goal in an impressive debut for PSG to help it win 3-0 at Guingamp in the French league. (more...)
European Union migrants will be allowed freedom to move to post-Brexit Britain European Union migrants will be allowed freedom to move to post-Brexit Britain
- August 17, 2017

Moreover this is driven by the challenge and timing of getting a more formal engagement from a new German government as Angela Merkel heads into federal elections in September. The alternative option would be a highly streamlined arrangement, under which the United Kingdom would impose the same conditions as the European Union on worldwide customs and collect customs duties on its behalf. (more...)
Brigitte Macron opens up about 25-year difference between her and Emmanuel Brigitte Macron opens up about 25-year difference between her and Emmanuel
- August 17, 2017

President Emmanuel Macron has filed a legal complaint against a photographer alleging harassment and invasion of privacy while on vacation in the southern French city of Marseille, a source in the president's entourage said. Macron and his wife Brigitte are staying in the private residence of the prefect of Marseille, French media have reported, which overlooks the Mediterranean and is shielded from the public eye by a high wall dotted with security cameras. (more...)
People line up for eclipse talk at library in Billings People line up for eclipse talk at library in Billings
- August 17, 2017

But looking at the eclipse can cause permanent damage on your retina. A solar eclipse happens in some form somewhere in the world about every 18 months. 14, 2020, in Patagonia; and Dec. 4, 2021, in Antarctica. Annular solar eclipse - this is when the moon is furthest from Earth. Look for Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, and Venus during totality . (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation confirms: Kara Kopetsky's remains identified Federal Bureau of Investigation confirms: Kara Kopetsky's remains identified
- August 17, 2017

Nine years later, he was the last person to be seen with Jessica before her disappearance. She had been missing since leaving Belton High School on May 4, 2007. Runions, of Raymore, Mo., was seen with Yust in September 2016, the same month she disappeared. Yust also has been questioned in Kopetsky's disappearance. (more...)
Korea's missile success is expected Korea's missile success is expected
- August 17, 2017

In an interview with ABC on Sunday, White House National Security Adviser Herbert McMaster said that the U.S.is closer to war than it was a decade ago, but it's not closer to war than a week ago. As time goes by, it has become increasingly clear that there are no signs of preparations for military action against North Korea in the relevant government departments despite Trump's belligerent remarks. (more...)

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