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Kelly Clarke: Sydney woman dies of unknown medical condition on Fiji honeymoon Kelly Clarke: Sydney woman dies of unknown medical condition on Fiji honeymoon
- October 08, 2017

Sydney nurse Kelly Clarke was visiting the country with her husband - when she fell ill on Wednesday. She passed away on Friday, with blood tests revealing that the disease was not in fact the cause of her death. Mrs Clarke died later the same night, less than an hour before a medevac team arrived to airlift her to Sydney. The couple had plans to start a family within the next two years. (more...)
Prisão de Carlos Arthur Nuzman repercute na imprensa internacional
- October 08, 2017

Além de Nuzman, o ex-diretor do COB e do Comitê Rio 2016 Leonardo Gryner também foi preso de forma temporária; acrescentou a PF em comunicado. A ação é resultado de investigações da Polícia Federal, Ministério Público Federal e Receita sobre o pagamento de propina para a escolha do Rio como cidade sede das Olimpíadas 2016. (more...)
Justice Department Announces Strong Defense For Religious Freedom
- October 08, 2017

Claiming that your religious freedom would be enough to override concerns that someone is violating the civil rights and anti-discrimination protections LGBT people and women. Several advocacy groups immediately announced plans to try to block the Trump administration rule. Churches and other religious institutions are already legally protected in the practice of their religion. (more...)
Call for escort-less Haj for women over 45 Call for escort-less Haj for women over 45
- October 08, 2017

The Haj Committee has made a set of recommendations for the framework of new Haj Policy . All arrangements for the HCoI pilgrims in Saudi Arabia are coordinated by the Consulate General of India, Jeddah. The committee also recommended that coupons for 'Adahi' (sacrifice of animals ) be made compulsory for all the pilgrims and the quota of Mehram be increased from the present 200 to 500, according to PTI. (more...)
Saudi Arabia to Ink New Arms Deals with US, Russia
- October 08, 2017

As for global issues on the agenda of the Russian-Saudi high-level talks, the Middle East crises have been in the spotlight. "The falling of the oil prices has been stopped, due to the efforts of Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia and relations between Russian Federation and OPEC". (more...)
Today in Conservative Media: The Democrats Need to Answer for Harvey Weinstein Today in Conservative Media: The Democrats Need to Answer for Harvey Weinstein
- October 08, 2017

Tri-state Dems spent Friday running hard and fast from now-toxic Hollywood kingpin Harvey Weinstein in the wake of an avalanche of exposés. One year ago, I began organizing a $5 million foundation to give scholarships to women directors at USC. (more...)
Police say Federal Bureau of Investigation found vehicle in Reno search Police say Federal Bureau of Investigation found vehicle in Reno search
- October 08, 2017

He had also set up cameras inside and outside his room to watch for approaching officers. The bloodshed might have lasted longer, with greater loss of life, but for a hotel security officer who was sent to check an open-door alarm on the 32nd floor, and discovered the gunman's whereabouts after the shooting started, McMahill said. (more...)
Vote on gun silencers delayed after Vegas massacre Vote on gun silencers delayed after Vegas massacre
- October 08, 2017

The Republican was pressed on the legislation after the mass shooting in Las Vegas in which a gunman killed at least 59 people and injured hundreds. A group of Senate Democrats on Tuesday said they intend to introduce legislation closing a loophole that lets a person purchase a gun if their background check isn't completed after 72 hours. (more...)
Lisa Bloom Resigns as Harvey Weinstein Adviser as Sexual Harassment Scandal Intensifies Lisa Bloom Resigns as Harvey Weinstein Adviser as Sexual Harassment Scandal Intensifies
- October 08, 2017

Trump brushed off a query about his 2005 " Access Hollywood " tape comments, in which he bragged about women letting him kiss them and grab their genitals because he is famous. "My understanding is that Mr. Weinstein and his board are moving toward an agreement". Trump spoke out two days after the New York Times published a bombshell exposé of sexual abuse allegations against the famed producer spanning almost three decades. (more...)
Google to Provide Puerto Rico With Cell Service Using Balloons Google to Provide Puerto Rico With Cell Service Using Balloons
- October 08, 2017

Project Loon said the effort in Peru marked the first time that an internet system using balloons had connected tens of thousands of people. Alphabet ( Google's parent company) has officially received FCC's approval to fly 30 high altitude balloons over the Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands for six months. (more...)
Post Doklam, Nirmala Sitharaman to visit Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction Post Doklam, Nirmala Sitharaman to visit Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction
- October 08, 2017

Sitharaman was on a day-long visit to Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim today. She was accorded a guard of honour, following which she offered candies to armymen. Sitharaman made the arduous journey to the border pass via road, and in pictures shared by the Defence Ministry, she was seen sharing candies with the soldiers posted on the border. (more...)
Percy Tau believes Bafana Bafana got everything right against Burkina Faso Percy Tau believes Bafana Bafana got everything right against Burkina Faso
- October 08, 2017

Baxter feels South Africa should have beaten the Burkinabe by six goals, but he was pleased with the effort put in by his players on the afternoon. "We have to prepare well for it and show what we're capable of". Senegal coach Aliou Cisse named former France youth worldwide M'Bay Niang in the squad. Cisse has stated that they know what to expect when they face Cape Verde in Praia as Senegal look to qualify for the World Cup for the second time. (more...)
SDSU reacts to Las Vegas tragedy before game against UNLV SDSU reacts to Las Vegas tragedy before game against UNLV
- October 08, 2017

In his first statement since the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest music festival, UNLV men's hockey assistant coach Nick Robone thanked his paramedic brother, his friends and the staff at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas for saving his life. (more...)
Vegas shooter may have hired prostitute Vegas shooter may have hired prostitute
- October 08, 2017

The Clark County official said the authorities have looked at gunman Stephen Paddock's personal life , political affiliation, economic situation and any potential radicalisation. He killed himself as police closed in. Danley said she was grateful but anxious that the unexpected trip home and the money "was a way of breaking up with me". (more...)
European Union orders Amazon to pay 250 mn euros in taxes to Luxembourg European Union orders Amazon to pay 250 mn euros in taxes to Luxembourg
- October 08, 2017

EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager also took Ireland to court for failing to collect a massive 13 billion euros ($15.3 billion) in taxes from Inc., arguing that, like in Amazon's case, the company had profited from a system allowing it to escape most of its taxes the EU felt were due. (more...)
White nationalists march again with torches in Charlottesville
- October 08, 2017

The group carried tiki torches and walked through the streets to the park which has a statue of Robert E. Lee covered in a tarp. Spencer and Kessler are both U.Va. Go home! Meantime we're looking at all our legal options. There can be no ambiguity from any elected official: "white supremacists are not welcome, and they will not win". (more...)
Texas has to work overtime (again) but downs Kansas State 40-34
- October 08, 2017

Sam Ehlinger made his third start at quarterback for Texas on Saturday night. Kansas State (3-2, 1-1) quarterback Jesse Ertz threw touchdown passes of 82 and 12 yards to Dalton Schoen in the first half. However, with the Longhorns falling behind 10-0 in the first quarter, Ehlinger showed the sort of spark and spunk that Herman loves. Rowland had missed from 27 yards on Texas' previous drive. (more...)
GST changes portray government's helplessness: Uddhav Thackeray GST changes portray government's helplessness: Uddhav Thackeray
- October 08, 2017

Reacting to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statements that the new GST rules are like an early Diwali for people, Thackeray said, "Changes announced by GST Council are not Diwali gift". Thackeray, an ally of the governments at the Centre and in the state, said there is "restlessness" among citizens regarding the government. Why didn't the government realise this before? Speaking at the Shiv Sena Bhavan in Mumbai , the Sena chief said it was inevitable that the government would roll ... (more...)
Remnants of Hurricane Nate to Impact Connecticut Remnants of Hurricane Nate to Impact Connecticut
- October 08, 2017

A storm surge warning has been issued from Morgan City, Louisiana , to the Alabama-Florida border. Overall the impacts will be minimal around the majority of southeast Louisiana. Areas outside the levee system around Lake Pontchartrain will have flooding. A Tropical storm warning in in effect from Grand Isle to Morgan City. Even if that holds, Louisiana can still expect unsafe storm surge. (more...)
Stephen Paddock: Police discovered Las Vegas gunman's hotel location from smoke alarm Stephen Paddock: Police discovered Las Vegas gunman's hotel location from smoke alarm
- October 08, 2017

Authorities previously found 42 guns in Paddock's hotel room and at his Mesquite, Nevada, home. Federal authorities also were investigating more than 200 financial transactions, some considered suspicious, Paddock made over the past three years, ABC News reported . (more...)
Hurricane Nate poised to hit New Orleans as a Category 2 storm Hurricane Nate poised to hit New Orleans as a Category 2 storm
- October 08, 2017

The storm could bring unsafe storm surges to parts of the Gulf Coast, officials said. It's expected to make landfall late tonight in the Louisiana/Mississippi/Alabama corridor. Gulf residents from the Louisiana coast to Georgia need to take actions now to protect property and life. The National Hurricane Center reported metropolitan New Orleans was under a hurricane warning , hurricane watch, tropical storm warning as well as a storm surge warning. (more...)
UK Police Arrest Trespasser at Buckingham Palace UK Police Arrest Trespasser at Buckingham Palace
- October 08, 2017

She was charged with suspicion of trespassing. The Buckingham Palace is the official residence of United Kingdom monarchs. A woman climbed through gates of Buckingham Palace, administrative center of rulers of United Kingdom, trying to get in. (more...)
The Gulf Coast Braces for Yet Another Hurricane
- October 08, 2017

Forecasters warn that the storm, after crossing open water, could then smash into the northern rim of the U.S. Gulf Coast as a hurricane. The bureau also said five rigs now operating in the Gulf also had been evacuated, while 11 other rigs were moved out of the storm's path. (more...)
Two Soldiers Dead, Six Others Injured After Accident at Ft. Jackson Two Soldiers Dead, Six Others Injured After Accident at Ft. Jackson
- October 08, 2017

In a release posted to Twitter on Saturday evening, Fort Jackson's public affairs office said six others were injured in the incident, including two suffering critical injuries. He had previously been considered missing in action. Fort Jackson is the Army's largest training base, training about 44,000 soldiers a year. "We are continuing to support everyone affected by this tragic event", said U.S. (more...)
Gamecocks score big win over Arkansas Gamecocks score big win over Arkansas
- October 08, 2017

The win puts the Gamecocks (4-2, 2-2 SEC) just two away from a bowl game, which comes with extra practice time in December. "I think our guys knew going into that game that we could win", Bielema told reporters afterward. Arkansas responded with 8:26 left in the first half. It was short-lived, though. Wide receiver Bryan Edwards sits fourth in the conference in receiving yards but is still looking for his first touchdown of the season. (more...)
Yashwant Sinha's 'Treacherous Activities Reaching Tolerance Point', Says BJP Yashwant Sinha's 'Treacherous Activities Reaching Tolerance Point', Says BJP
- October 08, 2017

Sinha , whose article slamming the government's management of economy besides demonetisation and GST roll out has triggered a debate, said he had given his "sweat and blood" for the BJP and termed the present personality-oriented politics as "a passing phase". (more...)
Saudi Arabia's King Salman Arrives Russia for First Visit
- October 08, 2017

Photos show Putin personally pour a cup of tea for his royal guest at the Kremlin Palace. King Salman's son, Prince Mohammed bin Salman, visited Russian Federation in May just before his elevation to crown prince. "I am sure that your visit will provide a good impulse for the development of relations between our two states", Putin told King Salman later as they sat alongside each other in the Kremlin's lavishly-decorated Green Parlour. (more...)
President Trump Declares Commitment to Puerto Rico President Trump Declares Commitment to Puerto Rico
- October 08, 2017

Pence is getting a briefing on the rebuilding efforts in St. Croix and meeting with people affected by the storm. "It is something that people are never going to forget, like Katrina". Pence says the United States has 14 Navy and Coast Guard ships near the island, and says the US has been making "steady progress" on other challenges, such as opening roads. (more...)
US Marshals shoot attempted murder suspect in Duarte
- October 08, 2017

One officer was treated for minor injuries. In addition to the U.S. Marshals Task Force, the police departments of Pasadena and Glendale and the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation had been tracking the suspect, Warren said. (more...)
Bigg Boss 11 Episode 6 Bigg Boss 11 Episode 6
- October 08, 2017

The funniest part was Zubair had only one sentence to say when Salman was shouting at him. Kick-starting the Weekend Ka Vaar , Salman says the country is shocked with the behaviour of the contestants. Will Zubair get back to the house in good stead? She gets extremely emotional. The MTV Roadies and Splitsvilla star, barged into Vikas and Akash's argument and instead of resolving the fight, he ended up pushing the latter, quite violently. (more...)

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