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British police 'chasing down suspects' after train bombing British police 'chasing down suspects' after train bombing
- September 16, 2017

Flames and what appear to be wires emerge from the top. At least 29 people have been treated in hospital for flash burns and others were injured in the stampede to escape the above ground station but NHS England said no one is said to be in a serious condition. (more...)
British PM Rebukes Trump Over London Police Terrorism Tweet British PM Rebukes Trump Over London Police Terrorism Tweet
- September 16, 2017

This isn't the first time Trump has chimed in quickly after a terrorist attack in Britain since coming into office. He tweeted that the terrorists "were in the sights of Scotland Yard " despite the force not yet releasing details of any suspects publicly. (more...)
All Blacks onslaught overwhelms Springboks in Rugby Championship Test at Albany All Blacks onslaught overwhelms Springboks in Rugby Championship Test at Albany
- September 16, 2017

Beauden Barrett landed a penalty of his own soon afterwards to open the All Blacks' account. Ioane's try was also damn good. It would be a step too far to suggest that the All Blacks were being written off, but to suggest that there were question marks surrounding the World Cup champions before today would be a fair assessment. (more...)
George Hook suspended from Newstalk following rape comments George Hook suspended from Newstalk following rape comments
- September 16, 2017

The remarks, which related to a rape case in the United Kingdom, caused widespread condemnation. Update 12.13pm: The Taoiseach has said controversial comments made by broadcaster George Hook about rape are indicative of attitudes in Irish Society. (more...)
Missouri Judge Acquits Ex-Cop Jason Stockton of Murdering Black Motorist Missouri Judge Acquits Ex-Cop Jason Stockton of Murdering Black Motorist
- September 16, 2017

After the verdict was made public, several hundred protesters gathered outside the courthouse and some clashed with police, the Associated Press reported. Louis Metropolitan Police Department. Chancellor Mark Wrighton addressed the verdict in an email to the campus community this morning. "You all know this ain't right and you all continue to do this to us", he told a St Louis Fox television station. (more...)
Eight dead at Florida nursing home, governor pledges full investigation Eight dead at Florida nursing home, governor pledges full investigation
- September 16, 2017

White House officials say Trump also plans to visit the devastated US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico soon. For days, evacuees from the lower and middle Keys have been turned away from a checkpoint state authorities set up near Mile Marker 74 on the Overseas Highway. (more...)
Macron urges lifting of embargo against Qatar Macron urges lifting of embargo against Qatar
- September 16, 2017

The Qatari emir says he is ready to sit at a negotiating table to solve the three-month-long regional crisis. Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, who is now on a tour of Europe, said Qatar maintains its stance on dialogue to resolve the dispute with its neighbouring Arab states. (more...)
Army foils infiltration bid in Kashmir, two terrorists killed Army foils infiltration bid in Kashmir, two terrorists killed
- September 16, 2017

The identity and the group affiliation of the slain militants were not immediately known. "Infiltration bid eliminated in Machhal sector". Earlier in July, four more infiltrating militants were killed in the same sector. On 8 August , the army had foiled a major infiltration attempt by militants to cross over from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) into the Machhil sector, killing five ultras in the ensuing shootout. (more...)
Bullet train project not economically viable, says Congress Bullet train project not economically viable, says Congress
- September 16, 2017

So, the critics of Modi government at the Centre raised questions over starting the expensive bullet train project when the priority should have been to refurbish the already existing railway network which badly needs attention from the top brush of the current regime. (more...)
Entire Caloocan police force fired Entire Caloocan police force fired
- September 16, 2017

The officers concerned will undergo a 45-day retraining program and will be reassigned within the Manila area. On Wednesday, 11 members of the NPD-District Public Safety Battalion were seen on CCTV taking valuables from a house during a supposed drug operation, forcing the National Capital Region Police Office to take prompt action. (more...)
British foreign secretary visits Anguilla and British Virgin Islands British foreign secretary visits Anguilla and British Virgin Islands
- September 16, 2017

Grapski, managing partner for La Vida Hospitality and its multiple businesses in Sussex County, invites the area's residents and visitors to help support the Virgin Islands victims of Hurricane Irma . "We are helping each other". "What I see are people coming who are hungry, who are exhausted, who are thirsty and need help", said the Rev. Jeff Neevel, pastor of the St. (more...)
Trump Calls to 'Cut Off Loser Terrorists' From Internet Following London Attack Trump Calls to 'Cut Off Loser Terrorists' From Internet Following London Attack
- September 16, 2017

In a later tweet on Friday (Sept 15) morning, Mr Trump took credit for progress during his administration in combating the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, asserting that more had been done in the past nine months than under his predecessor Barack Obama's eight years in office. (more...)
Facebook Gives Copies of Russia-Linked Ads to Mueller Under Search Warrant Facebook Gives Copies of Russia-Linked Ads to Mueller Under Search Warrant
- September 16, 2017

The social network provided copies of ads and explained how they were targeted and who bought them, said the person, who asked not to be identified discussing an ongoing investigation. As CNN reported Thursday , Facebook is still not sure whether pro-Kremlin groups may have made other ad buys meant to influence American politics that it simply hasn't discovered yet. (more...)
Salman Khan receives Global Diversity Award in Britain Salman Khan receives Global Diversity Award in Britain
- September 16, 2017

Here are the videos. Salman's love for the son of his baby sister Arpita Khan Sharma is no secret. Later, in another cute video, Ahil had defeated Salman with a good kick . Meanwhile, Salman Khan has wrapped up a "great schedule" for his upcoming movie in Abu Dhabi. The film is a sequel to their 2012 film Ek Tha Tiger and both the actors will reprise their roles. (more...)
Haryana govt may take over Ryan International School at Gurugram Haryana govt may take over Ryan International School at Gurugram
- September 16, 2017

Trained and trusted staff such as driver, conductor, escort and manager, safe picking up and dropping, smart monitoring through CCTV and Global Positioning System tracking, handing over child to authorised persons only and fire safety, first aid, speed governors and proper visibility inside the vehicle are also part of such measures. (more...)
North Korea to respond to Washington over new sanctions North Korea to respond to Washington over new sanctions
- September 16, 2017

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) was " ready to use a form of ultimate means ", Mr Han said without elaborating. "The U.S. should be fully aware that as long as it persists with intense political, economic and military confrontation with the DPRK in defiance of its repeated stern warning, the former will never be able to avoid its permanent extinction". (more...)
Intel Corp (INQ) PT Set at $40.00 by Independent Research GmbH
- September 16, 2017

The stock rose 1.07% or $0.39 reaching $36.87 per share. About 346,597 shares traded. ABB Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:ABB) has risen 23.97% since September 15, 2016 and is uptrending. Amica Retiree Med Trust reported 0.01% stake. Cap Advsrs Ok stated it has 66,689 shares or 0.17% of all its holdings. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems has 76,171 shares. (more...)
Foreign Secretary Weighs In On Military Presence In The Caribbean Foreign Secretary Weighs In On Military Presence In The Caribbean
- September 16, 2017

But the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development in Paris, which decides what officially constitutes foreign aid, says the islands are too rich to qualify. Countries are given a ranking according to need, which is meant to ensure the poorest countries take priority. The DAC has said it is "open to discussing issues of concern with its member countries" and "it is important to stay relevant in a world with changing realities". (more...)
Telcos set to reconnect the Caribbean after Irma Telcos set to reconnect the Caribbean after Irma
- September 16, 2017

Under OECD rules the island nations are classed as too wealthy to qualify for overseas aid, even though their economies have been shattered along with their buildings and infrastructure. Meanwhile, officials on the largest BVI island, Tortola , have stopped people heading to the airport or approaching boats at the port heading to the US Virgin Islands (US VI) unless they had proof of US citizenship and tickets, the Guardian was told. (more...)
Democrats say deal struck with Trump to protect immigrants Democrats say deal struck with Trump to protect immigrants
- September 16, 2017

He says the wall will "continue to be built", but he doesn't say that it must be part of the deal. "People want to see that happen", Trump said. But he pointedly said a border wall, which is staunchly opposed by Democrats, could come later. (more...)