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Rajasthan: School director, teacher arrested for allegedly raping 18-year-old student Rajasthan: School director, teacher arrested for allegedly raping 18-year-old student
- September 19, 2017

The girl - whose condition is deteriorating with each passing hour and was unconscious at the time of filing the report- has been referred to Jaipur for proper treatment. The incident came to light after the victim was rushed to a hospital on Monday for excessive bleeding. They are absconding at the moment. A case has also been registered against Dr. (more...)
Gujarat elections: Shankersinh Vaghela opens third front to counter BJP, Congress Gujarat elections: Shankersinh Vaghela opens third front to counter BJP, Congress
- September 19, 2017

Vaghela had ruled out joining the BJP when he quit the Congress earlier this year. Vaghela, who had walked out of Congress in July along with 13 rebel legislators, said that none of the 10 rebel Congress legislators who have joined BJP would be part of Jan Vikalp. (more...)
Honeypreet Singh spotted in Nepal, says Nepalese police Honeypreet Singh spotted in Nepal, says Nepalese police
- September 19, 2017

Ram Rahim Singh is working under the category of an unskilled labour. In addition, he will also have to tend to a few trees and keep him in good shape. "We have sent these names to the Sirsa Police and so far we have got verification of his mother who has already met him", the officer said. Meanwhile, recent reports suggest that Honeypreet, who went underground after Singh's conviction, has allegedly fled to Nepal . (more...)
Trump attorney Michael Cohen expected to speak with Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday Trump attorney Michael Cohen expected to speak with Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday
- September 19, 2017

In May, Cohen had turned down requests to provide testimony and information, but he said he would testify if he received a subpoena. Cohen did not answer questions about why he was meeting with the committee staff for an hour if the meeting had been postponed. (more...)
Trump calls for restoration of democracy in Venezuela Trump calls for restoration of democracy in Venezuela
- September 19, 2017

Trump told Latin American allies gathered on the fringes of the United Nations General Assembly that President Nicolas Maduro "defied his own people" and was guilty of "disastrous rule" that may necessitate further punitive measures. Soon after midnight, he tweeted, "We call for the full restoration of democracy and political freedoms in Venezuela, and we want it to happen very, very soon!" "The country is collapsing, their democratic institutions are being destroyed". (more...)
Hunt on in Colorado for woman who poops and runs Hunt on in Colorado for woman who poops and runs
- September 19, 2017

The mother said that was just the first time they caught her in the act, but it has happened several times since then. Budde estimates the runner leaves behind human waste at least once a week. They say the woman could be facing charges of indecent exposure and public defecation. A sign has put up that reads "please stop immediately" addressing "the female jogger that continuously uses our walkway as her toilet". (more...)
Tech student head is shot dead by premise police in Georgia Tech student head is shot dead by premise police in Georgia
- September 19, 2017

Those arrested were charged with inciting a riot and battery of an officer, Tech said, although it did not say whether the three were students. Three people were arrested and students were ordered to shelter in place at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta on Monday as violent protests erupted in response to the police shooting death of a student who allegedly had a knife, the university. (more...)
McCain Co-Sponsors Bill To Block Trump's Transgender Military Ban McCain Co-Sponsors Bill To Block Trump's Transgender Military Ban
- September 19, 2017

New guidance released last week by the Pentagon will allow now serving transgender service members to re-enlist in the next several months until the Department of Defense finalizes its plans to carry out President Donald Trump's proposed ban prohibiting transgender people from serving in the military. (more...)
Small quake jolts Los Angeles residents Small quake jolts Los Angeles residents
- September 19, 2017

Shaking was also felt in Los Feliz, Silver Lake and Glendale. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. Hundreds tweeted their reactions and used a little humor to get them through the scare of having the ground shake beneath them. (more...)
Ryan International School ordered shut down till September 25 in new crackdown Ryan International School ordered shut down till September 25 in new crackdown
- September 19, 2017

This is despite the Haryana chief minister, Manohar Lal Khattar, announcing that a CBI investigation would be carried out into the murder. The school reopened yesterday after a 10-day shutdown , but it will now be closed for another week, the Times of India reported. (more...)
United Kingdom foreign ministry has no immediate comment on report Johnson could resign United Kingdom foreign ministry has no immediate comment on report Johnson could resign
- September 19, 2017

He spoke to TV cameras in NY after bumping into them at a hotel lift as he returned from a jog. And asked directly if he would resign, he replied: "No". Mr Johnson's intervention - and speculation about his future - has dominated the run-up to the crucial Brexit speech being delivered by Mrs May in Florence. (more...)
How to watch Trump's speech to the UN General Assembly How to watch Trump's speech to the UN General Assembly
- September 19, 2017

Trump's 10:30 a.m. (1430 GMT) speech will mark his latest attempt to lay out his " America First " vision for a US foreign policy that is aimed at downgrading global bureaucracies, basing alliances on shared interests, and steering Washington away from nation-building exercises overseas. (more...)
A gay marriage vote will come down to one unlikely factor: mailboxes A gay marriage vote will come down to one unlikely factor: mailboxes
- September 19, 2017

Opinion polls show a majority will vote in favor. Yes voters however are more likely to take part in the government's national survey on the issue. To receive a replacement survey form you will need to provide your driver's licence or Australian passport details and check a box to agree to your information being used to verify your identity. (more...)
Accountability court summons Sharifs again after no-show Accountability court summons Sharifs again after no-show
- September 19, 2017

At the outset, NAB prosecutor submitted the implementation report, saying a security officer deputed at the Lahore residence of the Sharif family refused to receive the summons. In response to a question, Kirmani said he can not give a date regarding the Sharif family's appearance in court as it all depends on Kulsoom Nawaz's recovery. (more...)
Digital Realty Trust Inc
- September 19, 2017

The stock closed at $117.10 by scoring -0.42%. Analysts await Education Realty Trust, Inc. The 8 months chart pattern indicates high risk for the $2.91B company. If the ratio is greater than 1, then that means there has been an increase in price over the month. Its up 0.19, from 1.38 in 2016Q3. Comerica Bancorp invested in 0.03% or 136,793 shares. (more...)
Russian helicopter fires on spectators at drills Russian helicopter fires on spectators at drills
- September 19, 2017

The department said that during the incident shown in the video "the targeting system of one of the helicopters erroneously locked on a wrong target". The Western military district includes north-western Russia and the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad, all areas where the "Zapad-2017" exercises are focused. (more...)
Hillary Clinton just floated the possibility of contesting the 2016 election Hillary Clinton just floated the possibility of contesting the 2016 election
- September 19, 2017

Clinton said she would have reacted differently than Trump did and established an "independent commission with subpoena power" to probe it. Gross went on to ask , "What would be the means to challenge it, if you thought it should be challenged?" Mrs Clinton's recent statement - indeed, the tone of her book tour and the book itself - shows that while many Democrats may want to look to the future, she's still got one eye on what could have been. (more...)
Bahrain marks International Day for Preservation of Ozone layer Bahrain marks International Day for Preservation of Ozone layer
- September 19, 2017

The theme retained for this year's International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer is Caring for all life under the sun. A sensitisation workshop on the Kigali Amendment in the context of activities marking the 2017 International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer was launched this morning by the Minister of Social Security, National Solidarity, and Environment and Sustainable Development, Mr Etienne Sinatambou, at the Intercontinental Hotel in Balaclava in presence of ... (more...)
China says North Korea nuclear issue must be resolved peacefully China says North Korea nuclear issue must be resolved peacefully
- September 19, 2017

The fresh measures followed the sixth and most powerful nuclear test conducted by Pyongyang earlier this month. President Moon stressed the need for the global community to work together to thoroughly implement the latest UN Security Council resolution against North Korea and asked for an active role by the UN chief to solve the North's nuclear problem in a fundamental, comprehensive yet peaceful manner. (more...)
Foxconn will get $3 billion to build a plant in Wisconsin Foxconn will get $3 billion to build a plant in Wisconsin
- September 19, 2017

The package won bipartisan legislative approval, but critics say Wisconsin is offering too much without enough guarantees if Foxconn doesn't hold up its end of the bargain. While most of Walker's fellow Republicans see job creation and investment in the deal, most Democrats have a different take. Ultimately, the Republican-controlled legislature gave its okay. (more...)