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Mane's red card turns game to our favour - Guardiola Mane's red card turns game to our favour - Guardiola
- September 12, 2017

Liverpool go into this weekend's match in fine form too having won each of their last four games across all competitions, scoring four goals in both of their last two. Jurgen Klopp: "It is 100 percent sure that this will be a high-intense game ". "I didn't speak about the decision when we had Kyle Walker sent off against Everton so I will not now". (more...)
Turkey says paid deposit in S-400 deal with Russian Federation Turkey says paid deposit in S-400 deal with Russian Federation
- September 12, 2017

He said the agriculture sector of the country had performed well and urged the experts to focus on agricultural research. Turkey has already paid a deposit to Moscow to buy Russian S-400 missile systems, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said after his visit to Kazakhstan, TASS reported citing Hurriyet. (more...)
Social media gives insight into Hurricane Irma's fury Social media gives insight into Hurricane Irma's fury
- September 12, 2017

Shortly after posting the footage of Mr Drake, Mr Brewer also posted a picture of a handheld anemometer with a wind speed reading of 117mph. That toll included 10 killed in Cuba and state media said most of those died in Havana, where seawater surged deep into residential neighborhoods. (more...)
India to step up defense ties with Belarus India to step up defense ties with Belarus
- September 12, 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold talks tomorrow with Belarus President A G Lukashenko to bring new momentum in a bilateral engagement, particularly in areas of defence, trade and investment, the external affairs ministry said on Monday. (more...)
North Korea hit by new United Nations sanctions North Korea hit by new United Nations sanctions
- September 12, 2017

South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs Kang Kyung-wha told foreign correspondents in Seoul on Monday that North Korea's sixth nuclear test has triggering a reassessment of the current security situation and underscored the need for new sanctions that would result in "significantly heightening the economic pressure " on the regime. (more...)
Saudi Arabia foils Isis attack on defence ministry in Riyadh Saudi Arabia foils Isis attack on defence ministry in Riyadh
- September 12, 2017

The police seized two explosive belts, each weighing 7 kg, nine homemade grenades, as well as some firearms and non-firearm weapons. The rights group said Saudi airstrikes had killed 39 civilians, including 26 children, in the past two months, with five targeted bombings hitting four family homes and grocery store. (more...)
[BREAKING] Arendse: Safa won't appeal Federation Internationale de Football Association decision to replay WC qualifier [BREAKING] Arendse: Safa won't appeal Federation Internationale de Football Association decision to replay WC qualifier
- September 12, 2017

However it said it would appeal should the referee's ban be overturned. Group D table before South Africa Vs Senegal replay was ordered by Federation Internationale de Football Association. The decision to replay Senegal now leaves Bafana bottom of Group D with only one point from three matches, following two successive defeats against Cape Verde earlier this month in Praia and then again in Durban four days later. (more...)
Plane crashes into tree after takeoff from CT airport Plane crashes into tree after takeoff from CT airport
- September 12, 2017

Pilot Manfred Forst was taken to a nearby hospital for minor injuries, but has since been released. There was a minor fuel leak. The plane, a Cessna 172S, belongs to a Delaware-based company called Plane Nonsense Inc., according to the FAA's online registry. (more...)
500k join campaign to 500k join campaign to "shoot down" Hurricane Irma
- September 12, 2017

Irma, the most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane in recorded history, has already wrought destruction in the Caribbean, killing at least 25 people. He started a Facebook "event ", and as of Friday evening 46,000 people say they are interested . (more...)
Just get out of its way, Donald Trump advises Just get out of its way, Donald Trump advises
- September 12, 2017

A tropical storm warning continued Monday morning across Tampa Bay, meaning tropical storm-level winds with gusts up to 75 miles per hour between Apollo Beach and Ruskin. The Department of Transportation said U.S. Highway 1 was closed in the Keys pending a complete assessment of the bridges. "I just hope everybody survived", he said. (more...)
Cuba says 10 died in Hurricane Irma Cuba says 10 died in Hurricane Irma
- September 12, 2017

The storm was still hurling 65 miles per hour winds Monday, pummeling cities in northeast Florida that had not expected to feel its full wrath. The American National Hurricane Center reported that Irma's strength was downgraded to a category 1 storm after it significantly became weaker; nevertheless, it warned of floodwaters possibly rising as high as 4.5 meters above ground. (more...)
Indian priest abducted by ISIS in Yemen rescued: Sushma Swaraj Indian priest abducted by ISIS in Yemen rescued: Sushma Swaraj
- September 12, 2017

An announcement in this regard was made by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Twitter, according to ANI. Kerala priest Father Tom Uzhunnalil, who was abducted allegedly by ISIS militants in Yemen previous year, has been rescued, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday. (more...)
Too early to tell if Hurricane Jose could hit Florida Too early to tell if Hurricane Jose could hit Florida
- September 12, 2017

Downtown Savannah saw winds Monday strong enough to make palm trees bend and sway. In the Jacksonville area, close to the Georgia line, storm surge brought some of the worst flooding ever seen there, with at least 46 people pulled from swamped homes. (more...)
Florida Keys, airports partially re-open after Irma rips through state Florida Keys, airports partially re-open after Irma rips through state
- September 12, 2017

In news conferences up and down the state, mayors and utility executives delivered the dispiriting statistics: In densely populated Pinellas County west of Tampa, about 70% of Duke Energy's customers, or 395,000 people, were without electricity, with no immediate restoration in sight. (more...)
Tropical Storm Irma is heading to the Mid Tropical Storm Irma is heading to the Mid
- September 12, 2017

Hurricane Irma has weakened to a category 1 hurricane over central Florida and will continue to weaken as it moves northwest. Since the forecast winds are expected to be below tropical storm force, have cancelled the tropical storm warnings and replaced with a wind advisory in effect from 3 PM this afternoon through early Tuesday morning. (more...)
NE Florida city orders evacuations ahead of worsening flood NE Florida city orders evacuations ahead of worsening flood
- September 12, 2017

In addition, the hurricane center say tornadoes are possible across northeastern Florida , southeasternGeorgia, and SC through Monday night. A woman stands next to her home in the Baie Nettle area of Marigot, on 10 September 2017 on Saint-Martin island, devastated by Hurricane Irma . (more...)
Hurricane Irma damages North West Company's Caribbean businesses Hurricane Irma damages North West Company's Caribbean businesses
- September 12, 2017

Boats are seen at a marina in Coconut Grove as Hurricane Irma arrives at south Florida, in Miami, Fla., Sept. 10, 2017. Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 85 miles per hour (135 km/h), with higher gusts, as it was downgraded to a Category 1 storm. (more...)
North Carolina National Guard stages in Charlotte for Hurricane Irma North Carolina National Guard stages in Charlotte for Hurricane Irma
- September 12, 2017

Emergency Management Director Mike Sprayberry. They said when Irma's track changed - placing a bull's eye on Tampa and other west coast cities - they chose to evacuate. The affected area-Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Glynn, Liberty and McIntosh counties-constitutes the state's Atlantic coastline. "This state of emergency also ensures aid for the six counties potentially impacted by this catastrophic storm", the release reads. (more...)
Atlanta has first-ever tropical storm warning as states brace for Irma Atlanta has first-ever tropical storm warning as states brace for Irma
- September 12, 2017

Here's a look at some of the destruction Irma left in her wake. The airport tweeted late Sunday that it needed to assess the damage before deciding whether passenger flights could resume Tuesday. "I didn't think it was going to be this bad", said Ramirez, 32, who works in downtown Atlanta but lives in Hiram, some 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north. (more...)
Heavy rain and winds of up to 70mph set to hit Chester Heavy rain and winds of up to 70mph set to hit Chester
- September 12, 2017

Gusts could reach up to 75mph in exposed places. "Longer journey times by road, rail and air are likely, with restrictions on roads and bridges", the Met Office added. "The extra weight from these leaves could lead to more widespread tree damage and power outages than what would normally be the case". The weather warning is in place from pm to midnight today. (more...)
'Maring' makes landfall in Quezon, threatens Metro Manila 'Maring' makes landfall in Quezon, threatens Metro Manila
- September 12, 2017

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) confirmed that the brothers, 17-year-old Jude Pundal and 14-year-old Justin, died early Tuesday morning in Barangay Dolores after a landslide buried their home. The Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration issued the heavy rainfall warning (Orange) over Metro Manila, Cavite, Bulacan and Rizal at 5 a.m. (more...)
Don't freak out about Hurricane Jose just yet Don't freak out about Hurricane Jose just yet
- September 12, 2017

That means Hurricane Irma's ultimate path and eventual decay could play an important role in determining where Jose ends up. "The official forecast keeps it out over the Atlantic as a hurricane over the next five days". It's complicated. GFS ensembles fail to paint a clear picture, though it's worth noting that some members do bring Jose close enough for impacts to be felt along the United States east coast. (more...)
EMCs battle tough conditions and power outages EMCs battle tough conditions and power outages
- September 12, 2017

At the height of the storm, the EMC reported more than 4,800 meters out. Will resume 6 a.m. As of about 6 p.m., Jackson EMC reported 27,998 customers without power. Tropical Storm Irma is moving through the Chattahoochee Valley area with winds slowly exceeding 30 miles per hour. To report outages to Jackson EMC, contact 1-800-245-4044 or visit outage.jacksonemc.com . (more...)
Latest Pictures And Videos: Hurricane Irma Batters Florida Latest Pictures And Videos: Hurricane Irma Batters Florida
- September 12, 2017

FPL says that 19,500 workers, including contractors and employees, are working to restore power to affected users. The figure is for private insurance losses in Florida and the Caribbean but does not count losses from the National Flood Program. (more...)
Hurricane Irma: Eye of storm hits Florida Keys Hurricane Irma: Eye of storm hits Florida Keys
- September 12, 2017

Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials said on Monday. Doppler radar data indicate that maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 100 miles per hour (155 km/h) with higher gusts. authorities to ensure British expats and tourists in Florida are protected as millions of locals and visitors flee to safety. "The first responders and crews on the scene are adamant that the Keys cannot handle any more people until they can assist the ones who are there and in need". (more...)
Florida governor as Irma hits southern part of state Florida governor as Irma hits southern part of state
- September 12, 2017

Currently, more than 3 million customers are without power across Florida , according to utility companies. Adrienne Tickle, a spokeswoman for the Atlanta utility, said Georgia Power dispatched crews to fix damaged power lines in the Atlanta area Monday morning , but recalled them to staging areas as the winds began to pick up. (more...)
UN Security Council unanimously adopts new resolution on North Korea
- September 12, 2017

There is new political language in the final draft urging "further work to reduce tensions so as to advance the prospects for a comprehensive settlement" and underscoring "the imperative of achieving the goal of complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula in a peaceful manner". (more...)
Saudi Arabia Says Implementation of Demands Vital for Solving Qatar Crisis Saudi Arabia Says Implementation of Demands Vital for Solving Qatar Crisis
- September 12, 2017

Speaking before the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva , Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani decried the "illegal siege which clearly violates worldwide laws". "These Gulf countries have taken illegal measures that constitute a grave violation of civil, economic and social human rights, including banning Qatari citizens travelling or transiting through their territories", Sheikh Mohammed said in the session. (more...)
Irma's death toll rises to 4 in St. Maarten Irma's death toll rises to 4 in St. Maarten
- September 12, 2017

It is estimated that more than 5,000 American citizens remain on the island that is jointly administered by France and the Netherlands. Many were trying to get home before another storm, Hurricane Jose, hit the island. On Wednesday, the islands in the Caribbean Sea, including Saint-Martin and Saint-Barthelemy, were hit by Hurricane Irma , which is now a category three storm. (more...)
South Carolina officials watching Hurricane Irma's approach
- September 12, 2017

Irma first made landfall on Barbuda on Wednesday as a Category 5 hurricane , with winds of up to 290kph. A tropical storm warning was issued for the first time ever in Atlanta , and school was cancelled in communities around the state. (more...)