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Cops in 7 border dists on alert, Honeypreet may flee to Nepal Cops in 7 border dists on alert, Honeypreet may flee to Nepal
- September 19, 2017

The vegetables grown by him will not be sold outside but, cooked in the jail mess after a thorough inspection. In a bid to escape conviction, Ram Rahim claimed that he was "impotent". Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh who is now serving a jail sentence of 20 years in Rohtak is reportedly earning Rs 20 a day in prison. (more...)
PM Abbasi arrives in NY to lead Pakistan delegation to UNGA PM Abbasi arrives in NY to lead Pakistan delegation to UNGA
- September 19, 2017

We are looking forward for more American companies to invest in diverse fields in Pakistan, the Prime Minister said. The US president in his speech had also lambasted Pakistan for offering safe havens to "agents of chaos". In his policy statement in the General Assembly, the Prime Minister will enunciate Pakistan's position on key worldwide issues, including the Jammu and Kashmir dispute. (more...)
'You're a Liar': Demonstrators Confront Pelosi Over DACA Talks 'You're a Liar': Demonstrators Confront Pelosi Over DACA Talks
- September 19, 2017

The Dream Act - which has taken many forms over the years but never been successful in Congress - has been Pelosi's and other House Democrats' answer to the Trump administration saying it wants to rescind the Obama's administration's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. (more...)
Trump attorney Michael Cohen expected to speak with Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday Trump attorney Michael Cohen expected to speak with Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday
- September 19, 2017

He also denies any role in the creation of so-called fake news stories, which the United States intelligence community linked to a Russian campaign that used propaganda and online trolls to promote stories critical of Hillary Clinton and help Trump. (more...)
Spain expels North Korean ambassador over nuclear tests Spain expels North Korean ambassador over nuclear tests
- September 19, 2017

It also warned that they would have consequences on bilateral relations, according to a report from AFP. Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis said that Spain "had repeatedly warned the DPRK Ambassador and authorities" about the tests and on September 1 Spain had told the DPRK Embassy to reduce the number of diplomats in the country following a missile test by DPRK. (more...)
Hurricane Maria gains strength, bears down on Caribbean islands Hurricane Maria gains strength, bears down on Caribbean islands
- September 19, 2017

Forecasts call for it to pass straight over Puerto Rico on Wednesday. Officials in Puerto Rico imposed a rationing of basic suplies including water and baby formula Monday, saying it is necessary to ensure everyone has access to basic items such as batteries, milk, canned foods, flashlights and other things. (more...)
Trump says democracy must be restored in Venezuela soon Trump says democracy must be restored in Venezuela soon
- September 19, 2017

Trump did not mention military intervention as he had done recently but rather reiterated the view expressed by the Colombian leader that a unified, collective approach is needed to bring about a democratic regime in Venezuela. The meeting was attended by Colombia's Juan Manuel Santos, Brazil's Michel Temer, Panama's Juan Carlos Varela and Argentina's vice president Gabriela Michetti. (more...)
Tropical storm watch issued for parts of NY, NJ
- September 19, 2017

The US National Hurricane Center said Maria had maximum sustained winds of 120 mp/h overnight. The 11 AM forecast cone from the National Hurricane Center shows Jose reduced to a tropical storm by Wednesday . It's about 270 miles east-southeast of Cape Hatteras and 380 miles west of Bermuda. Rough surf and rip current risks remain high. This should be enough to turn Tropical Depression Lee into a remnant low. (more...)
A Vigil for Georgia Tech Student Killed By Police Turns Violent A Vigil for Georgia Tech Student Killed By Police Turns Violent
- September 19, 2017

Attendees at the vigil for Scout Schultz said that gathering ended quietly after less than half an hour, and about 20 minutes later a separate gathering developed with chanting, marching and, ultimately, confrontations at the campus police headquarters. (more...)
'Shames us all': 152mn children in forced labor, 40mn people in slavery 'Shames us all': 152mn children in forced labor, 40mn people in slavery
- September 19, 2017

Convened under the theme "Scale up actions for youth employment", the two-day conference will address the most pressing issues related to youth and decent work in North Africa. Fiona David, executive director of global research at Australia-based Walk Free, said the estimated number of victims contrasted sharply with a mere "tens of thousands" of slavery cases that have gone before authorities. (more...)
Spain expels N Korea ambassador over nuclear tests Spain expels N Korea ambassador over nuclear tests
- September 19, 2017

Spain today ordered North Korea's ambassador to leave the country by September 30 in protest over Pyongyang's nuclear tests, which it has criticised as "a serious threat to peace". China's foreign ministry spokesman has said that by sending "threatening messages" including "warnings of military action", the USA is "further complicating the situation". (more...)
Parson's Green suspect 'pictured carrying bomb to tube in Lidl bag'
- September 19, 2017

Neither have been named. He is believed to have passed the pizzeria, which is on a road leading to Sunbury train station, just after 7am on Friday, about 80 minutes before the device went off at Parson Green station on a District line train bound for Edgware Road, injuring 30 people. (more...)
Trump, Guterres Agree Bureaucracy Makes UN Less Effective
- September 19, 2017

She met Monday with Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee for the Red Cross. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop will instead represent Australia at the biggest summit on the global calendar. (more...)
Here are the businesses backing the 'Yes' campaign for same-sex marriage Here are the businesses backing the 'Yes' campaign for same-sex marriage
- September 19, 2017

The Equality Campaign does not intend to fight the campaign on opponents' issues. "Obviously I will be voting no". 'We just don't know what's going to happen'. Free speech was under attack from those seeking to redefine marriage, and their mission would have predictable consequences, he added. Mr Crewther said he will vote for same-sex marriage to be legalised in the survey but will "support the majority will of the Australian people as determined by the postal survey" if federal MPs ... (more...)
Boris Johnson may resign before the weekend
- September 19, 2017

Tory grandee William Hague, who once led the party, warned in his own article on the same platform that "putting it a bit quietly", Johnson's words showed how May's ministers "lack co-ordination". "And he knows perfectly well that, normally, a foreign secretary would be sacked instantly for doing that". Hague, who was also Conservative leader, wrote in a Telegraph column that the prime minister and her government are in a "perilous position" and will "come to grief without a determined ... (more...)
Kellyanne Conway Slams Emmys as Too Political Kellyanne Conway Slams Emmys as Too Political
- September 19, 2017

While Trump has not personally spoken about the show, Presidential Counsel #Kellyanne Conway didn't hold back her thoughts. "It looks like the ratings are suffering", said Conway. There was no shortage of jokes about President Donald Trump throughout the course of the 2017 Emmys - especially from host Stephen Colbert - but one person who apparently wasn't laughing was Kellyanne Conway . (more...)
Terror threat levels raised in Channel Islands
- September 19, 2017

An 18-year-old was arrested at Dover ferry port on Saturday morning and a 21-year-old was arrested at a fried chicken shop in Hounslow on Saturday night. Local council leader Ian Harvey said the teenage suspect was an Iraqi orphan who moved to Britain at the age of 15. Neighbour Dave Solway, 44, said he had recently seen the teenager arguing with Mr Jones in his garden. (more...)
Gujarat Elections 2017: New political front led by S. Vaghela Gujarat Elections 2017: New political front led by S. Vaghela
- September 19, 2017

He had voted against Congress stalwart Ahmed Patel in the recently-held Rajya Sabha elections in Gujarat . Through Jan Vikalp we will provide a platform to anyone willing to serve people. It also assures freedom from costly education and freedom from costly health services. "I have chose to support the campaign of Jan Vikalp but I won't criticise individuals such as Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Sonia Gandhi or Rahul Gandhi but criticise their political parties", he announced in ... (more...)
Clinton Won't Rule Out Questioning Trump's Legitimacy Clinton Won't Rule Out Questioning Trump's Legitimacy
- September 19, 2017

Hillary Clinton on Monday would not rule out the possibility of challenging the results of the 2016 presidential election, saying it's clear the Russians influenced the outcome and that the legitimacy of President Trump's victory could be called into question as congressional and independent probes into Russian involvement move forward. (more...)
Ozone Layer Day at Sr. Sec. School, Manglutan Ozone Layer Day at Sr. Sec. School, Manglutan
- September 19, 2017

Having partnered with Montreal on ozone protection since 1991, Turkey has implemented strict quota measures on the exports of substances that are harmful to the ozone, in adherence with the protocol which was created to reduce the production and consumption of ozone-depleting substances in order to reduce their presence in the atmosphere, thereby protecting the earth's fragile ozone layer. (more...)
United Nations chief stresses need for diplomacy on North Korea United Nations chief stresses need for diplomacy on North Korea
- September 19, 2017

Under Kim's watch, North Korea has maintained a torrid pace in weapons tests , including its most powerful nuclear test to date on September 3 and two July flight tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles that could strike deep into the US mainland when perfected. (more...)
Vettel STORMS to POLE at Singapore Grand Prix - Hamilton starts FIFTH Vettel STORMS to POLE at Singapore Grand Prix - Hamilton starts FIFTH
- September 19, 2017

Mercedes chief Toto Wolff believes this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix will favour Formula One rivals Ferrari and Red Bull. "I knew we'd come here with a good vehicle", Ricciardo said. "Seb turned it on in qualifying but I'm looking forward to tomorrow", said the Australian. "I'm still confident we'll get victory". Having seen Mercedes claim back-to-back victories in Belgium and Italy, the championship momentum is expected to swing back to Ferrari at the high-downforce Marina ... (more...)
Iraqi forces transferring IS family members to 'safe place' north of Mosul Iraqi forces transferring IS family members to 'safe place' north of Mosul
- September 19, 2017

Iraq is preparing to deport over 500 wives of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) jihadists, along with more than 800 children. The council says that it has "grave fears" for the group's safety. Iraqi security forces and paramilitary units launched a dawn assault Tuesday against one of the Islamic State (IS) militants group's last bastions in the vast western province of Anbar bordering Syria. (more...)
Russian Military Denies Firing Rockets at Journalists at Zapad-2017 Drills Russian Military Denies Firing Rockets at Journalists at Zapad-2017 Drills
- September 19, 2017

It did not give details on the source of the video . It shows that the rocket fired by the gunship hit a military truck which had an antenna. Reuters could not independently verify the videos. The launch was carried out at the Kapustin Yar firing range in southern Russia's Astrakhan region of the Defense Ministry. "There was no one in side", the Western Military District was quoted as saying by Tass on Tuesday. (more...)
Extra £25m pledged for island devastated by Hurricane Irma Extra £25m pledged for island devastated by Hurricane Irma
- September 19, 2017

The centre says Irma made landfall on the Camaguey Archipelago of Cuba late Friday and has maximum sustained winds of 160 miles per hour. Residents in Barbuda , where up to 95 percent of structures were destroyed, were evacuated to Antigua . (more...)
President Trump to visit IN next week President Trump to visit IN next week
- September 19, 2017

North Korea's nuclear threat is likely to loom large on the agenda. The United States and South Korea and separately Russian Federation together with China, carried out military drills in a show of force against North Korea, which has defied U.N. (more...)
Prosecutors to appeal against Oscar Pistorius' six-year sentence Prosecutors to appeal against Oscar Pistorius' six-year sentence
- September 19, 2017

Oscar Pistorius faces another legal challenge when South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal convenes November 3 to hear arguments by state prosecutors that the former track star and convicted murderer should get more jail time. He could have been jailed for life but Judge Thokozile Masipa decided six years would be sufficient. The Supreme Court has set down Friday 2 November to hear the State's appeal, which is being opposed by Pistorius. (more...)
Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) Shorts Up 11.83% - Shares Trading Up Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) Shorts Up 11.83% - Shares Trading Up
- September 19, 2017

The firm owned 1,641,374 shares of the company's stock at the end of the fourth quarter. The stock of Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE: KMI ) has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, April 1 by Piper Jaffray. Mercer Cap Advisers Inc holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI) for 2,153 shares. According to a Reuters report dated September 12, 2017, Desjardins, a lender in Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain expansion project, is considering pulling out of its funding commitment due to ... (more...)
Maria now a category 3 hurricane with 120 mph winds Maria now a category 3 hurricane with 120 mph winds
- September 19, 2017

Earlier on Tuesday, the US National Hurricane Center had upgraded Maria to a Category 5 hurricane after its winds reached the speed of 160 kmph, making it the strongest storm to ever make landfall in Dominica . However, teachers and other staff are asked to report for duties at 8:00 a.m.to secure the property. The US National Hurricane Center (NHC) is forewarning heavy deadly rainfall is likely to come with the hurricane. (more...)
Class IX girl 'thrown off' Uttar Pradesh school building, dies Class IX girl 'thrown off' Uttar Pradesh school building, dies
- September 19, 2017

The deceased has been identified as Neetu Chauhan, a student of class XI, who studied at Modern Montessori Inter College. "On the way to the hospital, my son asked Neetu what had happened and she said she was pushed off the third floor". "I want a detailed investigation", the girl's father Paramhans Chauhan said, demanding an investigation into the case. According to media reports from the Asian News global, Mithilesh Mishra the principal of the school said that from some days the Closed ... (more...)

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