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Akhilesh's fresh jibe at uncle Shivpal: Cautions SP supporters against 'fake Samajwadis' Akhilesh's fresh jibe at uncle Shivpal: Cautions SP supporters against 'fake Samajwadis'
- September 24, 2017

The posters at the SP convention on Saturday did not have pictures of Mulayam and Shivpal, giving ample hints about their place in the party. The war within the SP had intensified further on Thursday when party general secretary Ram Gopal Yadav had been thrown out of Ram Manohar Lohia Trust by Mulayam and replaced by Shivpal. (more...)
Death of two baby triplets sparks fundraising campaign Death of two baby triplets sparks fundraising campaign
- September 24, 2017

There was also speculation that carbon monoxide poisoning may have been a factor. Three ambulances, an ambulance auto, fire crews and police rushed to the Wildmill area of Bridgend, South Wales, after the five-month-old babies were found not breathing shortly after 10am. (more...)
Former Egypt Muslim Brotherhood leader Akef dies in Cairo Former Egypt Muslim Brotherhood leader Akef dies in Cairo
- September 24, 2017

The military toppled the group shortly after. After leading its student section, the former physical education instructor joined the group's Guidance Bureau in the 1980s before being elected supreme guide in 2004, at the age of 76. A failed assassination attempt on Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser in 1954 led to a wide-scale clampdown on the Brotherhood. But he was again sentenced to three years by a military court in 1996, this time under Mubarak. (more...)
For group of first responders, duty calls in Texas, then Puerto Rico
- September 24, 2017

Now, almost all 3.4 million people on the island are sitting in the dark amid widespread pessimism about the future of this tropical US territory and whether they should expect much help. At least in the short term, though, the soggy misery will continue: Additional rain - up to 15 centimetres - was expected through Saturday night. By late afternoon Friday, no commercial flights had left San Juan because of the logistical obstacles at the airport. (more...)
Tamil Nadu minister: Afraid of Sasikala, we lied about Jayalalithaa's health Tamil Nadu minister: Afraid of Sasikala, we lied about Jayalalithaa's health
- September 24, 2017

Srinivasan added, "We were afraid of Sasikala at that time and lied about Jayalalithaa's health condition". It is common that sisters, who fight inside the house, appear friendly outside. Coming as it did from the number three in the Cabinet - after the Chief Minister and his deputy - especially when the ruling faction is facing allegations of going slow of the announced probe into her death, Sreenivasan's comments gave fodder to the opposition to attack the government. (more...)
Major motorway CLOSED as bomb disposal team called to 'hazardous material' Major motorway CLOSED as bomb disposal team called to 'hazardous material'
- September 24, 2017

An ambulance hazardous response team also rushed to the scene this morning, which police would only describe as a "serious police incident" until 11.30am. "Our officers are working alongside partners from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service and the Explosive Ordnance Disposal team to establish exactly what it is". (more...)
Korea Threatens Nuclear Bomb Test Over Pacific Ocean After Trump's UN Speech Korea Threatens Nuclear Bomb Test Over Pacific Ocean After Trump's UN Speech
- September 24, 2017

The test also came less than two weeks after North Korea tested what it said was a hydrogen bomb , which if true would be a massive boost for its weapons program. mainland with its rockets was inevitable after "Mr Evil President" Trump called Pyongyang's leader " rocket man ". Trump's speech at the United Nations General Assembly in NY earlier this week warned that the USA may be forced to " totally destroy " the North. (more...)
PYD captures Syria's largest gas field in Deir el-Zour PYD captures Syria's largest gas field in Deir el-Zour
- September 24, 2017

The reporter said Saturday that the army operations left a number of ISIL terrorists dead or injured and their equipment were fully destroyed. The PYD continues advancing into the eastern Syrian province, home to some of the country's most productive oilfields. (more...)
Plight of Rohingya Muslims Plight of Rohingya Muslims
- September 24, 2017

Smoke is seen on the Myanmar's side of border as Rohingyas fleeing the Maungdaw township Rakhine State with their cattle. Almost 430,000 refugees have been led into a handful of overstretched camps in Bangladesh near the border with Myanmar. (more...)
Five injured as auto bomber hits North Atlantic Treaty Organisation convoy in Kabul Five injured as auto bomber hits North Atlantic Treaty Organisation convoy in Kabul
- September 24, 2017

The Ministry of Interior described the injured as Afghan civilians but would not say whether foreign forces suffered any casualties. The Danish spokesman said the Danish soldiers were part of a security team normally engaged in protecting advisers travelling to and from the Afghan military academy near Kabul. (more...)
Korea nuclear test site
- September 24, 2017

North Korea, which says it needs nuclear weapons to protect itself against the threat of a USA invasion, responded on Friday with a rare personal rebuke from Kim, who called Trump "mentally deranged" and threatened the "highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history". (more...)
Central America: Earthquakes September 2017 (as of 22 Sep 2017) Central America: Earthquakes September 2017 (as of 22 Sep 2017)
- September 24, 2017

A 7.1-magnitude quake Tuesday struck Mexico Tuesday the second major natural disaster the strike the country this month, Jana Pursley, a geophysicist with the US Geological Survey, told CNN . Schools closed indefinitely, and millions initially were without power. Mendez, 54, recounted his ordeal to CNN from his hospital bed. Vladimir Navarro has spent the night working at the site of a collapsed school in Mexico City where rescuers are still trying to free a trapped girl and any other ... (more...)
China urges restraint as N. Korea threatens nuke over Pacific
- September 24, 2017

It would ban exports of liquefied natural gas to the North immediately as well. "Under UNSC Resolution 2375 and Chinese trade laws, China has taken the following measures in its trade with North Korea..." The nutrition-rich supplies, which approximately cost $4.5 million, will be given to North Korea's pregnant women and their children through the World Food Program of the United Nations . (more...)
Cowboys, Storm to meet in National Rugby League grand final Cowboys, Storm to meet in National Rugby League grand final
- September 24, 2017

The Maroons, on the other hand, will have 10 players featuring in the grand final - led by the Storm's superstar trio Billy Slater, Cooper Cronk and Queensland captain Cameron Smith, along with Melbourne teammates Will Chambers, Cameron Munster and Tim Glasby. (more...)
China fears another nuclear test, says North Korean quake 'suspected explosion'
- September 24, 2017

There is no confirmed evidence provided at this time, whether there was an actual test explosion out of North Korea or a natural quake. The last test on Sept 3 registered as a 6.3 magnitude quake. Guam Homeland Security is monitoring reports of a magnitude 3.5 natural disaster in North Korea near the cite of a prior nuclear test. And it's possible that North Korea is able to undermine them. (more...)
Miami Dolphins' Stephen Ross first owner to respond to President Trump's comments
- September 24, 2017

The statement added that while the team will not be visiting the White House, its players will still come to the nation's capital in February "to celebrate equality, diversity and inclusion - the values that we embrace as an organization". If not, YOU'RE FIRED. "Find something else to do". "That's a total disrespect of everything that we stand for", Trump said, encouraging owners to act. (more...)
Justice League Promo Art Gives Us A New Look At Aquaman Justice League Promo Art Gives Us A New Look At Aquaman
- September 24, 2017

In Justice League , fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. Simmons as Commissioner Gordon. As the release of Justice League draws closer, the film continues to find itself making headlines nearly daily. I love the Joker, but man-oh-man am I exhausted of seeing him. (more...)
People Have Received SMS Messages Urging Them To Vote For Marriage Equality People Have Received SMS Messages Urging Them To Vote For Marriage Equality
- September 24, 2017

Marriage equality supporters have amped up the "vote yes" campaign effort this weekend with a text message and door knocking movement. The door-knocking and text appeal have met with mixed response on social media, with some questioning how their phone numbers were obtained. (more...)
Sushma Swaraj to address 72nd UNGA; terrorism, climate change major issues Sushma Swaraj to address 72nd UNGA; terrorism, climate change major issues
- September 24, 2017

More recently in May, while marking the three years of Modi government, Shah had said, "Some people are asking what did the Narendra Modi government do?" The 1972 Simla Agreement between Prime Ministers Indira Gandhi and Zulfikar Ali Bhutto resolved that they would settle "all outstanding issues bilaterally, and Abbasi and the Islamabad leadership has forgotten it, she said". (more...)
Oğuzhan saw the red card! Oğuzhan saw the red card!
- September 24, 2017

The game won't be remembered for the result, though - it's the five red cards that are attracting attention. Ricardo Quaresma was the first to go for Besiktas after receiving a yellow cards before half-time, and Fenerbahce then lost Luis Neto for bringing down a player who was through on goal just before the break. (more...)
Iran unveils a ballistic missile with range of 2000km
- September 24, 2017

Iran has "successfully" launched and tested the latest ballistic rocket/missile that will carry numerous war-heads and will fly a whopping 2,000 km, in accordance with state media channels. The missile is named as Khorramshahr missile, and it has a range of 1,250 miles and is able to carry multiple warheads. Gen. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Aerospace Division, said. (more...)
Iranian President Blasts US Effort to Change Nuclear Deal Iranian President Blasts US Effort to Change Nuclear Deal
- September 24, 2017

He said the deal is "fundamentally flawed", and quoted President Donald Trump's declaration that the deal, agreed upon by his predecessor Barack Obama , was the worst of "all-time". Trump in his speech yesterday called the nuclear deal "an embarrassment" for the United States. Under US law through a Congress-created mechanism, the president is required to re-assess the JCPOA every 90 days, in context with the United Nations resolution and other factors, in order to decide whether ... (more...)
EAM Sushma Swaraj addresses UNGA; shows mirror to Pakistan on terrorism EAM Sushma Swaraj addresses UNGA; shows mirror to Pakistan on terrorism
- September 24, 2017

Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadav, condemned to death for spying, has confessed to committing terrorism in Pakistan, she said. The very statement of the former US Defence Secretary Chuck Hegel is on the record in which he stated that India is financing troubles in Pakistan. (more...)
Quake or Explosion in North Korea ? Quake or Explosion in North Korea ?
- September 24, 2017

Responding to the speech, Kim said Trump's comments amounted to an insult, reports CNN . North Korea's dictator, taking his cue from America's president, has made it a decidedly personal matter. "I will surely and definitely tame the mentally deranged U". The North accuses the United States, which has 28,500 troops in South Korea, of planning to invade and regularly threatens to destroy it and its Asian allies. (more...)
NKorea minister calls Trump's threat 'sound of dog barking' NKorea minister calls Trump's threat 'sound of dog barking'
- September 24, 2017

General Assembly earlier in the week where he encouraged other world leaders to do more against rogue regimes. In that speech, the US President mocked the North Korea leader as a " Rocket Man " on a "suicide mission". "We have several options for reaction, including the military one", Nauert said on CNN , answering the question on how Washington will react to North Korean statements about the possibility of testing a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean. (more...)
Juventus 4-0 Torino Juventus 4-0 Torino
- September 24, 2017

Juve's mercurial number 10 got his first 16 minutes into Saturday's encounter at the Allianz Stadium , guiding home the opener in typically composed fashion. Alex Sandro headed the third from Pjanic's corner in the 57th minute and Torino kept the score down only thanks to a string of outstanding saves from Sirigu. (more...)
Disqualified person can't become a party chief: Farooq Sattar Disqualified person can't become a party chief: Farooq Sattar
- September 24, 2017

The reports regarding the replacement of the mayor and deputy mayor are baseless contrary to what is reported in the media, he said. He said that all focus is being paid to small number of workers who have recently abandoned his party while claiming that a large number of people have also joined MQM-P in the meantime. (more...)
Korea should put off aid to North, coordinate closely with Japan, US Korea should put off aid to North, coordinate closely with Japan, US
- September 24, 2017

In contrast, Japan's Asian rival China, and Russian Federation, have called repeatedly for a return to worldwide diplomacy and talks with North Korea to resolve the crisis over Pyongyang's weapons programs. The effectiveness of unilateral sanctions by the United States should be reinforced to urge Pyongyang to change its policies. Trump's latest warnings are the "sound of a dog barking", South Korea's Yonhap News reported on Thursday, citing North Korean foreign minister Ri Yong Ho, who is ... (more...)
Mattis hints at military options on North Korea, no details
- September 24, 2017

Mattis declined to elaborate further on his discussions with South Korean Defense Minister Song Young-moo, but the two countries have revisited previous weapons agreements amid escalating tensions with North Korea. An official directly familiar with options planning within the Trump administration told CNN the question that now needs to be answered is whether North Korea's missile program has progressed to the level of being such an inherent threat that the Pentagon would recommend targeting ... (more...)
Nikki Haley: Trump's fire and fury comment 'not an empty threat' Nikki Haley: Trump's fire and fury comment 'not an empty threat'
- September 24, 2017

So now, United States is reportedly "getting ready to play hardball" or in other words, USA may be forced to launch a strike against the North Korea's nuclear program, in order to defend the U.S. "If that doesn't work, General Mattis will take care of it". Tillerson on Nikki Haley rumors: "I think we have a secretary of state now and I think he's planning to hang around". (more...)

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