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Auto travel remains most popular way to get to work in Louth Auto travel remains most popular way to get to work in Louth
- August 31, 2017

Past year there were 81,897 parents with children under 15 who spent an hour or more commuting to work . Just under half of working commuters living in Dublin city and the suburbs commuted by auto, while more than six in 10 travelled by vehicle in Cork and Limerick, and their suburbs. (more...)
Trump, Saudi king discuss dispute with Qatar Trump, Saudi king discuss dispute with Qatar
- August 31, 2017

According to a report from White House, Trump discussed the issue Wednesday in a telephone conversation with Saudi's King Salman, with Trump telling Salman that a diplomatic resolution would fulfill a commitment - made when Trump visited Riyadh - to maintain unity while fighting terrorism. (more...)
Buckingham Palace sword suspect charged with terrorism offence Buckingham Palace sword suspect charged with terrorism offence
- August 31, 2017

Mohiussunnath Choudhury, 26, of Luton, has been charged with engaging in conduct in preparation for giving effect to his intention to commit an act or acts of terrorism following an incident on 25 August. Police said the man repeatedly yelled "Allahu Akbar", which means "God is Great" in Arabic. Another man, 30, who was questioned by counter-terrorism police in connection with the same incident faces no further action. (more...)
Narendra Modi holds talks with Swiss President Doris Leuthard Narendra Modi holds talks with Swiss President Doris Leuthard
- August 31, 2017

He said, "Today, for the world, bringing transparency in financial transactions has become a problem". Prime Minister Modi recollected his visit to the country past year in the run up to the plenary session of NSG and urged closer continued cooperation in this sphere. (more...)
Ex-JDU MLC's son Rocky Yadav convicted in road rage case Ex-JDU MLC's son Rocky Yadav convicted in road rage case
- August 31, 2017

Earlier in the day, ANI had quoted Aditya's parents as saying: "We hope that the law does justice with us and with our son". Rakesh Ranjan alias Rocky Yadav had surrendered in a local court in Gaya in 2016. Rocky was arrested from his father Bindi Yadav's mixer plant in Gaya on May 10 past year. His name was included along with his father Bindi Yadav in the case of recovery of liquor bottles which were found when police raided his mother's house looking for Rocky. (more...)
Opposition meets President, seeks TN floor test Opposition meets President, seeks TN floor test
- August 31, 2017

Stalin had accused Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao of indulging in politics and blamed the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Union government of being responsible for the unstable administration. "The MLAs who are like sleepers cells in the AIADMK will get activated at an appropriate time and one by one will join us", he said. In the given situation an opposition delegation will meet the President in Delhi on Thursday. (more...)
Richard Spencer To Speak Richard Spencer To Speak
- August 31, 2017

Chancellor Carol Folt wrote to the campus community on Wednesday that she declined a request for Spencer's National Policy Institute to rent space for him to speak because of "serious concerns about campus safety". We were informed late this afternoon that representatives of the organization have retained legal counsel and plan to pursue efforts to hold this event as originally requested. (more...)
PM Abadi officially declares 'full liberation' of Nineveh province from ISIS PM Abadi officially declares 'full liberation' of Nineveh province from ISIS
- August 31, 2017

Abadi thanked all forces involved including the Army, Federal Police, Counter-Terrorism, Rapid Response, and the Hashd al-Shaabi paramilitary units. The announcement follows the Iraqi forces' advance in the Ayadhiya district, about 10 kilometers (six miles) northwest of Tal Afar, where extremists fled last week. (more...)
U.S. urges 'concerted' worldwide effort on North Korea U.S. urges 'concerted' worldwide effort on North Korea
- August 31, 2017

According to Japanese Chief Cabinet Minister Yoshihide Suga, the rocket must have fallen into the Pacific Ocean 1,180 km east of Cape Erimo, Hokkaido. Pyongyang must not "conduct any further nuclear tests or any further provocation; and abandon any other existing weapons of mass destruction in a complete, verifiable and irreversible manner". (more...)
Verdict in Benazir murder case likely today Verdict in Benazir murder case likely today
- August 31, 2017

One of the accused Aitzaz Shah's lawyer told the court that the FIA's probe had many defects. The verdicts are the first to be issued in the case, and come almost 10 years after her death. The Musharraf administration was blamed for failure to provide security to Benazir Bhutto , the leader of Pakistan Peoples Party. The two cops who were awarded 17 years in jail along with a fine include former Rawalpindi CPO deputy inspector general of police Saud Aziz and former Rawal Town ... (more...)
Sensex Down by 43 Points at 31602, Nifty Low at 9877 Sensex Down by 43 Points at 31602, Nifty Low at 9877
- August 31, 2017

On Wednesday, the 30-share Sensex closed at 31,646.46, up 258.07 points or 0.82 per cent with big guns RIL, ITC , HDFC , L&T and HDFC Bank advanced. On the other hand, Mahindra & Mahindra (1.28%), NTPC (0.30%), Cipla (0.19%), Dr Reddy'S Laboratories (0.16%), and Infosys (0.10%) were the major losers in the Sensex. (more...)
Sensex ends 84 points up, Nifty crosses 9900 after volatile trading session Sensex ends 84 points up, Nifty crosses 9900 after volatile trading session
- August 31, 2017

Minutes into trading, it was quoting at 31,627.50 points, down by 18.96 points, or 0.06 per cent. Indian stock markets opened higher today snapping the yesterday's major slump of above 1% in both the benchmark indices. PSU bank and pharma index led among the sectoral losers. A blockbuster start to GST brought back stock market optimism on Wednesday as the Sensex surged 258 points and the Nifty closed above 9,800 on improved risk appetite after US President Donald Trump's measured approach ... (more...)
Houston police chief: 2000 people rescued in Harvey recovery efforts Houston police chief: 2000 people rescued in Harvey recovery efforts
- August 31, 2017

Officials say 30,000 people are expected to be housed in emergency shelters as the flooding is expected to worsen in the coming days. Perez, a 60-year-old sergeant with more than three decades on the Houston police force, died in the flood waters after leaving his home on Sunday morning - making him one of at least 12 people killed since Harvey crashed into the Texas coast on Friday as a major hurricane. (more...)
Qataris, Iranians travel to Saudi for Hajj despite tensions Qataris, Iranians travel to Saudi for Hajj despite tensions
- August 31, 2017

The Hajj is one of the five pillars of Islam and all good Muslims with the necessary physical capacity and financial resources must make the pilgrimage at least once. Around 1,8 million Muslims from across the world have begun the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia at sunset on Wednesday. Pilgrims travel to the village of Mina to again pray and read from the Quran. (more...)
Tropical storm likely to form off southeast United States coast on Monday-NHC Tropical storm likely to form off southeast United States coast on Monday-NHC
- August 31, 2017

Storm surge will be 1 to 3 feet above ground level during high tides in Jefferson County, and Cameron and Vermilion Parishes today and tomorrow. "We could get a minor tropical system", Sovine said. Regardless of whether we call it "Irma" or not, the coastal low will still bring rain and gusts to the Carolinas and eastern Virginia as if it were a weak Nor'easter. (more...)
Blake Lively Is Surprisingly Open To 'Gossip Girl' Revival Blake Lively Is Surprisingly Open To 'Gossip Girl' Revival
- August 31, 2017

Given that Lively has gone on to have an incredibly successful career in film since Gossip Girl wrapped, it might surprise some to hear that she's so open to the possibility of returning to reprise her role. I don't want to say, "No, never"'. "It was pre-Instagram. She was documenting her life [through] photographs in a way that people were not yet doing", he recalled. (more...)
Woman In Critical Condition After Beauty Procedure Went Wrong In Sydney Woman In Critical Condition After Beauty Procedure Went Wrong In Sydney
- August 31, 2017

About 3.30pm today, emergency services attended a beauty clinic on Carlton Street, Broadway following reports of a medical episode. Ms Shao's LegalAid lawyer told the court she completed a Canton Medical University and specialised in dermatology. (more...)
How Older Black Women Taught Me to Love Princess Diana How Older Black Women Taught Me to Love Princess Diana
- August 31, 2017

He was horrified when told later she had died at 4am in a Paris hospital despite surgeons frantic efforts to revive her. Her Mercedes, pursued by paparazzi , crashed into a concrete pillar in the Alma Tunnel in Paris while traveling at more than 60 miles per hour (100 kph). (more...)
WSU student to face legal action over R14m payment error WSU student to face legal action over R14m payment error
- August 31, 2017

The student went on a massive splurge after her account was credited with about Rs 69 lakh (14 million Rand), and is said to have bought clothes and a smartphone with the money. Apparently, not even the university neither the NFSAS could be blamed for the mistake as it happened due to a goof-up by the company that issues the student debit cards - Intellicard. (more...)
UK's May heads to Japan keen to allay Brexit fears UK's May heads to Japan keen to allay Brexit fears
- August 31, 2017

Amid the growing North Korean threat, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and British counterpart Theresa May will meet here Thursday to discuss greater cooperation regarding defense equipment and joint exercises. "And we see that the best way of doing is for China to be bringing pressure to bear on North Korea". She added: "You will reap what you sow". I think they're a key player in this. (more...)

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