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Coaches of Shaktipunj Express Derailed in UP's Sonbhadra, no Casualties Reported Coaches of Shaktipunj Express Derailed in UP's Sonbhadra, no Casualties Reported
- Сентября 07, 2017

Anil Saxena who is the Railway Minister Spokesperson says that they have cleared the site and now the situation is normal and under control. "All the passengers of derailed boggies were shifted to other coaches to move further, and extra coaches would be added in Sigrauli station", he said adding that the track restoration work was on. (more...)
Imposing sanctions on North Korea is useless, says Russian President Vladimir Putin Imposing sanctions on North Korea is useless, says Russian President Vladimir Putin
- Сентября 07, 2017

Nikki Haley told an emergency meeting of the Security Council in NY that the United States did not want a war but its patience was "not unlimited". Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed an order in August to create a special economic zone in a village on Shikotan, one of the disputed islands, and called for foreign investment. (more...)
Uganda coach Basena writes off Ghana's World Cup chances Uganda coach Basena writes off Ghana's World Cup chances
- Сентября 07, 2017

Although Egypt have been the dominant African football force, winning the Cup of Nations a record seven times, they consistently struggle in the World Cup, qualifying only twice. But substitute Senegal goalkeeper Pape N'Diaye conceded an own goal in the final minute of regular time to keep Burkina Faso on top of a tight table. (more...)
Here's how you should care for your pet during a hurricane Here's how you should care for your pet during a hurricane
- Сентября 07, 2017

St. John also says making sure pets have a collar with updated tags or a microchip is important in case pets get separated from their owners. Volunteers have been working hard to treat the animals and get them registered into the system. (more...)
Mumbai serial blasts sentencing Mumbai serial blasts sentencing
- Сентября 07, 2017

The sentencing comes after extensive arguments by prosecution and defence after June 16, when the court convicted Salem , 48, Taher Merchant, 55, Feroze Khan, 47, and Karimullah Khan, 55, for criminal conspiracy, murder and terrorism. September 7, 2017 is a big day in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case. The dastardly attack on 12 March, 1993 had left 257 people dead, 713 seriously injured and destroyed properties worth Rs 27 crore. (more...)
War on terror: If we fail, region fails: Gen Bajwa War on terror: If we fail, region fails: Gen Bajwa
- Сентября 07, 2017

General Bajwa, while maintaining that the war imposed on Pakistan would be taken to its logical end, asked the world powers not to hold Pakistan responsible for their failures. He said that relations between Pakistan and China are based on mutual respect and the CPEC project is proof of these relations. The army chief in his speech showed that he had high hopes from the youth. (more...)
Killed, 11 Injured After Gas Cylinder Explosion In A Mumbai Building Killed, 11 Injured After Gas Cylinder Explosion In A Mumbai Building
- Сентября 07, 2017

Most of the victims are labourers from West Bengal. Damaged LPG cylinders were also recovered from the site of the fire. The deceased are yet to be identified. The fire has been brought under control, Mumbai Police spokesperson Rashmi Karandikar told PTI. An accidental death report is to be filed after the postmortem is complete following which the police will check if there was any negligence on anyone's part. (more...)
Abu Dhabi will have its own Louvre come November Abu Dhabi will have its own Louvre come November
- Сентября 07, 2017

It is the first establishment apart from the original Louvre in Paris, which has the World's largest collection of art. That came as authorities on Wednesday announced that the Louvre Abu Dhabi would open November 11 after a similarly long decade of uncertainty. (more...)
Tropical Storm Jose expected to become hurricane Tropical Storm Jose expected to become hurricane
- Сентября 07, 2017

No hurricane watches are yet in effect for Jose, though the NHC did say interests in the Leeward Islands should monitor the storm. "Irma poses the most serious hurricane threat to northern Cuba and Florida since at least Hurricane Andrew " in 1992, meteorologist Jeff Masters wrote on Weather Underground , adding that the storm was "still strengthening". (more...)
HTT Inks Deal To Bring Hyperloop To India HTT Inks Deal To Bring Hyperloop To India
- Сентября 07, 2017

HTT's hyperloop transportation system in Andhra Pradesh is the first planned route in India. It will facilitate the development of HTT's Hyperloop Transportation System in Andhra Pradesh. Andhra Pradesh is showing the way forward. "By collaborating with Hyperloop, Amravati is embracing a prototype for the mobility of tomorrow", said Krishna Kishore of APEDB in a statement . (more...)
Hurricane Irma: South Florida School Closings List Hurricane Irma: South Florida School Closings List
- Сентября 07, 2017

This list will be updated as county officials provide more information. With Hurricane Irma continuing its push across the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean, South Florida is keeping its eye on the storm and several municipalities are announcing closures as a result of the storm. (more...)
Trump Sides With Democrats In Deal On Storm Relief And Fiscal Deadlines Trump Sides With Democrats In Deal On Storm Relief And Fiscal Deadlines
- Сентября 07, 2017

Rep. Joe Barton, a Republican from Texas, gave Trump credit for finding a way to be bipartisan in a highly polarized Washington - albeit with poor timing. debt limit and keep the government running through 15 December, setting up a fiscal showdown at the end of the year that Republicans had hoped to avoid. (more...)
GOP leaders 'visibly annoyed' when Ivanka Trump crashes Oval Office meeting GOP leaders 'visibly annoyed' when Ivanka Trump crashes Oval Office meeting
- Сентября 07, 2017

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer announced the agreement Wednesday after meeting with Trump at the White House. Three ultra-conservative House Republicans met with Ryan , and "were "frank" about their mounting concerns and warned Ryan that they and others in the House Republican conference could desert him in the coming months if the leadership fails to enact conservative policies", the Washington Post reports. (more...)
Turnbull has 'constructive' call with Trump over North Korea Turnbull has 'constructive' call with Trump over North Korea
- Сентября 07, 2017

They said it was time for the worldwide community to exert maximum diplomatic and economic pressure, and that the can cannot be kicked down the road. Both sides condemned North Korea's belligerent actions and agreed to intensify efforts to denuclearize the country. (more...)
Three active hurricanes at once: Katia forms in the Gulf Three active hurricanes at once: Katia forms in the Gulf
- Сентября 07, 2017

In the southwestern Gulf of Mexico, Tropical Storm Katia is expected to hit the Mexican state of Veracruz. The government has confirmed one death on Barbuda caused by Hurricane Irma . Jose is the 10th named storm of the year, and comes as powerful Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 storm , moves toward Antigua and perhaps the US, after Harvey devastated Texas with record amounts of rain. (more...)
Ambassador Bridge Twin Span Gets Canadian Permit Ambassador Bridge Twin Span Gets Canadian Permit
- Сентября 07, 2017

They already own the Ambassador Bridge and they say the new bridge will have six new lanes right next to it with approval from Canada. "We especially thank Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Canada for issuance of the final permit supporting our Company to make this major investment in worldwide infrastructure", said Matthew Maroun, whose family owns the Ambassador Bridge. (more...)
Explosion reported at East Chicago post office Explosion reported at East Chicago post office
- Сентября 07, 2017

Chicago Ave., acting East Chicago Fire Department Chief Francisco Mendez said. Her condition has not yet been reported by officials. The Porter County's bomb squad was on scene with a bomb disposal robot. Police and fire crews have blocked off the roads surrounding the post office on Chicago Avenue. Two employees were in the building at the time of the explosion. (more...)
North Korea oil sanctions a challenge for China North Korea oil sanctions a challenge for China
- Сентября 07, 2017

California Rep. Ed Royce, the chairman of the House foreign affairs committee, told CNN Tuesday that he's considering additional measures to put economic pressure on North Korea . Considering Trump's tough talk was met with a subsequent missile test over Japan, it's clear that North Korea perceives the president's threats as bravado and rhetoric. (more...)
USA proposes United Nations ban on oil to North Korea and asset freeze USA proposes United Nations ban on oil to North Korea and asset freeze
- Сентября 07, 2017

A draft US-authored resolution submitted to the UN Security Council would go far beyond seven previous rounds of sanctions - and would rock Kim´s isolated authoritarian regime. The draft text takes aim directly at North Korea's leadership with a freeze on leader Kim's assets as well as those of the ruling Worker's Party of Korea and the government of North Korea. (more...)
Richard Branson takes refuge in Necker wine cellar Richard Branson takes refuge in Necker wine cellar
- Сентября 07, 2017

Branson is now on Necker Island in the Carribean, which he purchased in 1979 for $180,000, and where he says he experienced three hurricanes over the last 30 years. Most of the area will be uninhabitable for weeks or months. Rather than anxiety, Mr Branson projected festiveness on the night before the storm was expected to hit. (more...)