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Rajasthan govt waives off loan debts for 50000 farmers Rajasthan govt waives off loan debts for 50000 farmers
- September 15, 2017

Farmers end the strike in Rajasthan as the state government made a decision to waive off loans of around 50,000 farmers on Thursday. After three rounds of talks through the day, the two sides finally reached an agreement. The government pointed out that it had already been put on hold by the apex court. He said the blockades in Sikar will continue till demands are met. (more...)
Brexit will hurt value of British citizenship Brexit will hurt value of British citizenship
- September 15, 2017

Results of the second Henley & Partners - Kochenov Quality of Nationality Index (QNI) have been released, with the United Kingdom falling outside the top 10 countries in the "extremely high quality" category. It measures both the internal value of nationality - the quality of life and opportunities for personal growth within a nationality's country of origin - and the external value of nationality - which identifies the diversity and quality of opportunities that nationalities allow us to ... (more...)
Morelia vs. Tigres: con Ruidíaz y Polo por la Liga MX Morelia vs. Tigres: con Ruidíaz y Polo por la Liga MX
- September 15, 2017

En la segunda mitad, los morelenses no se bajaron del barco ambicioso. Club Atlético de Zacatepec no bajó los brazos, seguían presionando. Y es que los felinos apenas suman un punto en el torneo y necesitan prácticamente un milagro para avanzar a la siguiente ronda, pues además de ganar por diferencia de goles, ocupan que de Leones Negros , Alebrijes y Puebla , al menos dos no ganen. (more...)
British aid presence 'ratcheting up' in hurricane-hit Caribbean - Johnson British aid presence 'ratcheting up' in hurricane-hit Caribbean - Johnson
- September 15, 2017

Cuomo has directed rescue teams to hurricane-impacted areas in recent weeks. He did not reveal how many prisoners had been recaptured or were still at large. The hurricane raged over Necker Island as a category 5 hurricane meaning the 74-acre island endured winds of more than 252 km/h (157 mp/h). He said the Government was in conversation with the OECD about making the rules on sending aid to incidents such as natural disasters more flexible. (more...)
Remains found in Texas may be a girl from Arizona Remains found in Texas may be a girl from Arizona
- September 15, 2017

The mostly skeletal remains were found on September 17, 2016 near the 7800 block of I-45 north in Madisonville. The center said pollen found on her skeletal remains showed she was likely from Arizona, though she could also be from a nearby region in Mexico. (more...)
United States delays limits on toxic metals from coal-fired power plants United States delays limits on toxic metals from coal-fired power plants
- September 15, 2017

Coal ash is a waste product produced by burning coal. "Donald Trump and Scott Pruitt are continuing their capitulation to the coal industry at the expense of the health of our families". Yesterday , Donald Trump's EPA Administrator, Scott Pruitt, granted a polluter petition to "reconsider" new clean water protections against risky coal ash pits near America's drinking water supplies. (more...)
Sammy cameo in vain as World XI lose opener Sammy cameo in vain as World XI lose opener
- September 15, 2017

He added, "We are hoping to see a good last match on Friday". The second T20I will be played at Gaddafi Stadium on Wednesday. "It is a very important match for us and we will be going all out to win as the series is levelled at 1-1 and the match has become equally important for the both sides to claim the series title", said Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmad while talking to APP. (more...)
LSU student death under investigation, described as 'potential hazing incident' LSU student death under investigation, described as 'potential hazing incident'
- September 15, 2017

They said that all Greek activities on campus have been suspended pending the results of the investigation. The Advocate reports that the death is being investigated as a hazing incident. Gruver's Facebook page indicates that he is from Roswell, Georgia and now studying at LSU. It's reported that crime scene tape and authorities were seen outside of the Phi Delta fraternity house this afternoon. (more...)
Juncker ist für Einführung des Euro überall in der EU Juncker ist für Einführung des Euro überall in der EU
- September 15, 2017

Es fragt sich allerdings, ob die Euroeinführung übers Knie gebrochen werden muss, gegen den Willen betroffener Länder. Er sagte wörtlich: "Wenn wir unsere Außengrenzen stärken wollen, dann müssen wir Rumänien und Bulgarien unverzüglich den Schengen-Raum öffnen". (more...)
British Virgin Islands 'feral' after Irma British Virgin Islands 'feral' after Irma
- September 15, 2017

Mr Johnson said St Martin was controlled by the Dutch and French, who had been evacuating people in accordance with their medical need. MARTIN: I understand that some of the smaller Caribbean islands saw much more extensive damage from Irma. (more...)
Morgan Stanley: Whole Foods will add millions of members to Amazon Prime Morgan Stanley: Whole Foods will add millions of members to Amazon Prime
- September 15, 2017

It will reach 3.3 percent market share of the U.S. grocery market during the next five years from an estimated 2.1 percent at year end 2017, according to the analyst. In its first major move as owner of Whole Foods , Amazon on August 28 slashed prices on staples like beef and organic apples, in some cases by more than 40 percent, in a bid to shake the specialty grocer's "Whole Paycheck" reputation for inflated prices. (more...)
Pakistan win toss, bat against World XI in second T20 Pakistan win toss, bat against World XI in second T20
- September 15, 2017

Perera had dropped Sarfraz Ahmed during Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy 2017 league match against Pakistan in England with a semifinal spot on the line. Babar Azam was once again sublime, hitting five sweetly timed boundaries in his 38-ball 45. Azam added 122 for the second wicket with Ahmed Shehzad (39) as Pakistan built on the loss of opener Fakhar Zaman for eight. (more...)
Six dead in Florida rest home as Irma death toll rises Six dead in Florida rest home as Irma death toll rises
- September 15, 2017

Irma , which made landfall Sunday morning in the Florida Keys as a Category Four hurricane , had triggered orders for more than six million people to flee to safety, one of the biggest evacuations in U.S. "We need to make sure we're doing everything we can to keep our seniors safe during this hard time", he said. "It points to the need for having plans in advance when it comes to emergency preparation". (more...)
Long Island weather: Clouds, chance of rain Thursday Long Island weather: Clouds, chance of rain Thursday
- September 15, 2017

Highs are expected to be in the mid to upper 80's through the weekend in the valley before they drop down to the mid to upper 70's with a chance for showers by Tuesday . Saturday A chance of showers. SaturdaySunny, with a high near 87. The chance of precipitation will be 30 percent. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. (more...)
Belt made of bullets spurs scare, evacuation in NY Belt made of bullets spurs scare, evacuation in NY
- September 15, 2017

The group of male students were inside a sixth-floor bathroom at 41 Park Row when they believed they saw "belt-fed ammunition" peeking out from under one of the stalls, according to Deputy Commissioner of Intelligence and Counter-terrorism John Miller. (more...)
San Jose filing lawsuit to challenge Trump's DACA plan San Jose filing lawsuit to challenge Trump's DACA plan
- September 15, 2017

The city of San Jose is filing a complaint in federal court to challenge the Trump administration's decision to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. House conservatives had a mixed reaction to the development. "We have to have the wall. if we don't have the wall we're doing nothing", the president said as he arrived in Florida to inspect damage from Hurricane Irma. (more...)
Miami police and fire crews evacuating residents living near collapsed crane Miami police and fire crews evacuating residents living near collapsed crane
- September 15, 2017

The city has also coordinated efforts by the Florida Division of Emergency Management and Miami-Dade County Commissioner Audrey Edmonson to move displaced residents from a structure which suffered hurricane damage, has no electricity and houses elderly residents. (more...)
Consumers Energy sends crews to help with Irma cleanup Consumers Energy sends crews to help with Irma cleanup
- September 15, 2017

They're expected to arrive in Atlanta by Friday and will be working for Georgia Power for up to two weeks. Packard continued, "We made this decision after carefully analyzing our current workload in MI and reviewing the weather forecasts". (more...)
Sri Lanka bright spot in South Asia in developing future human capital Sri Lanka bright spot in South Asia in developing future human capital
- September 15, 2017

Romania is above the world average, but behind other countries in the region, such as Slovenia (9th place), Estonia (12), Russian Federation (16), Czech (22), Ukraine (24) or Lithuania (25). However, Sri Lanka underperforms when it comes to translating the potential of its young generation to the workplace, with more than one in five 15-24 year-olds now unemployed. (more...)
Senator McConnell says ending USA debt ceiling would be challenging Senator McConnell says ending USA debt ceiling would be challenging
- September 15, 2017

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) proposed the deal. The shorter timeline was opposed by the top Republicans in Congress , who were urging an 18-month borrowing extension in order to avoid another tough vote for vulnerable GOP incumbents ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. (more...)
Vivendi to Appeal Italian Regulator Decision on Telecom Italia Vivendi to Appeal Italian Regulator Decision on Telecom Italia
- September 15, 2017

Italy would then impose conditions or even veto decisions that it considers a threat to national interests. CONSOB also said that "the prevailing doctrine has stated that control should no longer be considered as static or formal control, tied to ownership of the shares, but a control linked to the effective management of the company". (more...)
2 babies delivered in 2 days at same NJ Burger King 2 babies delivered in 2 days at same NJ Burger King
- September 15, 2017

With the help of the officers the woman - in the rear seat of the auto - gave birth to "a healthy baby boy", police said. The father pulled into the parking lot and called 911, according to the Denville Police Department. They then sent her to the hospital where staff were awaiting her arrival. Firefighter Shannon Covert told CBS News about the first birth, saying: "Within a few minutes, the baby was out". (more...)
Jeff Sessions tendered his resignation letter to Trump in May Jeff Sessions tendered his resignation letter to Trump in May
- September 15, 2017

Trump then sailed "insults" towards Sessions - calling him an "idiot and stating that the former Alabama senator should resign because the Russian Federation investigation was not going away". According to sources, Sessions said Trump's comment was the most humiliating thing he'd had ever faced in public life. Pence, blogger Steve Bannon and babysitter Reince Preibus convinced Trump to reject Sessions' resignation, but the Times reports that the relationship never recovered. (more...)
Heidi Klum and Vito Schnabel Are 'Taking Time Apart' Heidi Klum and Vito Schnabel Are 'Taking Time Apart'
- September 15, 2017

According to new reports, Heidi Klum and Vito Schnabel may be on a break after being in a relationship for about three years. Klum also has another child from a previous relationship. An explanation, which may not be enough to convince the attractive Heidi, who shares his life for the past three years, of its good faith. The model - who has sons Johan, 10, and Henry, 11, and daughters Lou, seven, and Leni, 13, with the singing star - explained: "It's never really easy, I guess, when you ... (more...)
Lady Gaga hospitalized with 'severe pain,' cancels Brazil performance Lady Gaga hospitalized with 'severe pain,' cancels Brazil performance
- September 15, 2017

The Born This Way singer has now cancelled her performance at Friday's 2017 Rock In Rio festival. She followed up her statement with another tweet , telling fans the pain was more than hip pain or "wear & tear from tour". "I'm so sorry, and I love you so much". She wrote , "In our documentary the #chronicillness #chronicpain I deal w/ is #Fibromyalgia I wish to help raise awareness & connect people who have it". (more...)
Two bodies of cricket coaches discovered at Laudium cricket stadium Two bodies of cricket coaches discovered at Laudium cricket stadium
- September 14, 2017

The other two me were found severely assaulted in one of the rooms they stayed in. While the motive behind the attacks is yet to be ascertained, a South African Police Service statement said: "A murder scene was discovered by a community member at the Main Cricket Stadium, 19th Ave Laudium". (more...)
Team Trump hands out food at Florida trailer park Team Trump hands out food at Florida trailer park
- September 14, 2017

Standing before rescue helicopters and personnel at a hangar earlier in the day in Fort Myers , Fla., Trump also heaped praise on the state and local officials standing with him. Traveling to the region so quickly came with challenges, however; because Trump did not want to divert resources from search and recovery efforts, he was unable to view the damage up close or meet Texans displaced by the storm. (more...)
China shows interest in high speed rly projects in India China shows interest in high speed rly projects in India
- September 14, 2017

Travel time will be reduced from eight hours to a little over three hours if it stops at all the 12 stations and around two hours if it stops at only four. Japan has pitched quality as the primary selling point to India - a network that boasts zero fatal accidents in its more than half-century of history. (more...)
No nuclear weapons in South Korea, says President Moon
- September 14, 2017

In a spokesman's statement issued on Wednesday, the Korea Asia-Pacific Peace Committee said Japan "zealously joined in the USA racket for sanctions", according to North Korea's state media. He was most recently spotted overseeing the preparations for the North's latest and most powerful nuclear test on September 3. Peru's decision to expel Kim followed a similar move by Mexico last week and a public call from the United States last month for Latin American countries to sever ties ... (more...)
Bafana Bafana Have Fallen Heavily in The FIFA Rankings Bafana Bafana Have Fallen Heavily in The FIFA Rankings
- September 14, 2017

African giants Nigeria have dropped to fifth place. The losses that likely ended their bid to reach Russian Federation 2018 have see Cape Verde shoot up a staggering 47 places and leap-frog Bafana Bafana‚ who are now listed as the 18th best team on the African continent. (more...)