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Dalit Man Lynched in Gujarat for Watching Garba Performance Dalit Man Lynched in Gujarat for Watching Garba Performance
- October 02, 2017

A man from India's lowest caste has been killed by a group of higher-caste men for attending a traditional Hindu dance performance, police said on Monday. "We are probing the case from all angles", the officer said. Deputy SP AM Patel said it did not appear to be a pre-planned attack. The officials have registered a FIR under IPC sections related to murder and the Prevention of Atrocities Act against eight men. (more...)
Gunman kills 20, injures 100 near Mandalay Bay Gunman kills 20, injures 100 near Mandalay Bay
- October 02, 2017

USA media reported that Aldean was performing around 10.45pm local time on Sunday when the rampage began but he was bundled off stage safely. According to preliminary reports , the gunman opened fire from an automatic weapon from a hotel balcony. (more...)
Iran, Turkey Agree to Broaden Military Alliance Iran, Turkey Agree to Broaden Military Alliance
- October 02, 2017

Gen. Bagheri noted that both Turkey and Iran have a common stance and attitude toward the banned independence referendum of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in northern Iraq . Baqeri paid an official three-day visit to Turkey in mid-August at the head of a high-ranking politico-military delegation. Touching upon the existing sensitive conditions in the Middle East, the Iranian official said that the two countries' collaboration would play a positive role in the fight against terror ... (more...)
Up to 8 inches of snow expected on northern Colorado peaks Up to 8 inches of snow expected on northern Colorado peaks
- October 02, 2017

So obviously be prepared for winter driving conditions in the high country through Monday evening. Moderate to heavy snowfall along with gusty winds will persist through Monday evening before the storm wraps up early Tuesday . The weather radar also indicates an isolated chance of severe thunderstorms in the northeastern plains with hail up to 1-inch in diameter and possible wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour. (more...)
Actor Prakash Raj threatens to return national award over Gauri Lankesh's murder Actor Prakash Raj threatens to return national award over Gauri Lankesh's murder
- October 02, 2017

Some people followed by our Prime Minister on Twitter spew venom. Speaking at a function organised by Democratic Youth Federation of India in Bangalore on Sunday, Raj questioned Modi's decision to follow vicious trolls on social media, who regularly attacked journalists and issued rape and death threats. (more...)
Roger Waters announces massive British Summer Time Hyde Park show Roger Waters announces massive British Summer Time Hyde Park show
- October 02, 2017

The week-long live music celebration returns to London's Hyde Park next summer, with Roger Waters the first headline act to be confirmed. That run took in 219 shows and more than four million fans and remains the highest grossing tour by any solo act in history. (more...)
Florida deputies arrest man accused in nanny's death Florida deputies arrest man accused in nanny's death
- October 02, 2017

Winter Park police officials confirmed Nelson was caught on surveillance video using Fulford's ATM card. The search for a missing woman ended Saturday after Winter Park police said she was found dead in Orange County. Jennifer was kind and loving. The family that hired Fulford as their nanny stated that she was always prompt, caring, and cordial. This senseless event has shocked all of us to the core. (more...)
Rashaad Penny's Eye Gouge Fires SDSU Up Over Northern Illinois Rashaad Penny's Eye Gouge Fires SDSU Up Over Northern Illinois
- October 02, 2017

San Diego State's running back entered the night with seven touchdowns and 716 yards in four games. San Diego State went on an eight-play, 64-yard drive, on which running back Rashaad Penny started to get rolling with a 25-yard carry. (more...)
Hundreds injured in Catalonia as police crack down on referendum Hundreds injured in Catalonia as police crack down on referendum
- October 02, 2017

Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis said the violence , while "unfortunate" and "unpleasant" was " proportionate ". But it is unclear how numerous region's 5.3 million eligible voters were able to cast ballots, how their votes would be counted and how many votes had been confiscated by police . (more...)
Interior Minister orders probe over barring ministers from court entry Interior Minister orders probe over barring ministers from court entry
- October 02, 2017

The letter also categorically stated that the "Pakistan Rangers officials will not be directly involved to deal public during their duties along with police". "But, they unilaterally acted that is violation of the code and would be inquired about", he said talking to media at the judicial complex. The interior minister further said "This principle is not fair". (more...)
Puerto Rico's recovery effort in six charts Puerto Rico's recovery effort in six charts
- October 02, 2017

Mayor Cruz responded to the comments, saying she had "no time" to respond and criticized the government's response, saying it is hampering relief efforts with its inefficiencies. Because first responders usually live in the community affected by a disaster, Townsend said part of the issue is that they face challenges of their own. (more...)
Dead refugee was facing rape charge Dead refugee was facing rape charge
- October 02, 2017

Last month, the United States accepted the first of up to 1,250 refugees under a resettlement deal. An asylum seeker has died on Manus Island, police have confirmed. (more...)
Trump bashes mayor of San Juan for 'poor leadership ability' Trump bashes mayor of San Juan for 'poor leadership ability'
- October 02, 2017

Long acknowledged the difficulties, saying, "Every day we have progress". Yulín Cruz countered in an interview on MSNBC that the only goal right now is to save lives, adding that she "has no time for distractions". As the rest of us face-palmed and shook our heads in frustration, fellow frequent tweeter (and fellow reality star) Kardashian shot off a response that actually has a chance of crossing the president's radar. (more...)
San Juan Mayor To Trump Admin San Juan Mayor To Trump Admin
- October 02, 2017

If food and water does not arrive in time, she says the disaster will amount to something "close to a genocide". Mr Trump's acting homeland security secretary, Elaine Duke , visited the island on Friday (local time), surveying the ravaged landscape by helicopter in an hour-long tour, passing still-flooded streets, twisted billboards and roofs with gaping holes, and offering encouragement to some of the 10,000 emergency personnel she says the U.S. (more...)
'Judwaa 2' mints nearly Rs 60 crore in first weekend 'Judwaa 2' mints nearly Rs 60 crore in first weekend
- October 02, 2017

Rs 22.60 crores on Sunday as well taking the total to Rs. 59.25 crore. Moreover, the advance booking of the flick was opened a week before its release and the response was quite good. It was the late 90s when the master himself, David Dhawan roped in Salman Khan in a double role in one of Bollywood's epic comics which took Salman to a different stardom altogether. (more...)
Palestinian PM arrives in Gaza for key reconciliation effort Palestinian PM arrives in Gaza for key reconciliation effort
- October 02, 2017

On the eve of the handover, Hamas released five Fatah security men it jailed two years ago for what an Interior Ministry spokesman described as "actions harmful to internal security". One cabinet member, Culture Minister Ehab Bseisso, arrived in Gaza on Sunday and held a meeting with deputies and employees after taking up his post. (more...)
England call-up unlikely for Sinclair says Southgate England call-up unlikely for Sinclair says Southgate
- October 02, 2017

And it looks like his choice for captain has come down to just two players: Jordan Henderson and Kane. But Robson, who captained United and England during a glittering career, says it would be better to keep Kane free of the responsibility. (more...)
India to open 2 checkpoints for Rohingyas at Myanmar, Bangladesh borders India to open 2 checkpoints for Rohingyas at Myanmar, Bangladesh borders
- October 02, 2017

Hasina visited Rohingya refugee camps in Cox's Bazar and heard their stories of persecution and violence prior to travelling to the United States to attend the 72nd UN General Assembly, Karim said. Three groups of diplomats were taken to three different areas Monday, said Ye Htut, district administrator of Maungdaw in Rakhine. In fact, the government supports ASEAN chairman Alan Peter Cayetano's statement on Saturday at the ongoing United Nations General Assembly in NY, where he expressed ... (more...)
Philip Hammond promises young 'Tories won't let you down' Philip Hammond promises young 'Tories won't let you down'
- October 02, 2017

She has indicated that she intends to fight the next election as leader of the Conservative Party. "The sooner we can clarify that, the sooner we can get some clarity, the sooner we can move forward, give businesses and investors more certainty about the future, the quicker this economy will start growing again". (more...)
Puerto Ricans in North Texas Outraged by President Trump's Tweets Puerto Ricans in North Texas Outraged by President Trump's Tweets
- October 02, 2017

The president and the Puerto Rican mayor engaged in a spat Saturday over whether or not the federal government had done enough to aid the USA island territory in its ongoing recovery efforts. You're going straight to hell . "You have been GOLFING", Miranda added in a follow-up tweet. Lin-Manuel Miranda has hit out at Donald Trump after the US President made insensitive comments about Puerto Rico . (more...)