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Palestine takes over Gaza administration from Hamas Palestine takes over Gaza administration from Hamas
- October 05, 2017

This week, the head of Egyptian intelligence paid a visit to Gaza and Ramallah during which he met with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh and Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah. The arrival of Hamdallah's government in Gaza to take over administration from Hamas resulted from an Egyptian-brokered agreement reached in Cairo last month between Hamas and Fatah. (more...)
President lauds first responders in Las Vegas President lauds first responders in Las Vegas
- October 05, 2017

India is home to the second-largest civilian firearm stockpile, estimated at 46 million. Any other path - let's say, for example, abortion or foreign-born terror - that led to the destruction of life on this level would be attacked as violently opposed to American values. (more...)
Rafael Nadal marches into China Open quarters Rafael Nadal marches into China Open quarters
- October 05, 2017

When Nadal saved two match points against Frenchman Lucas Pouille, it was a contrast to his opener in the Chinese capital. On the other hand, Khachanov made light work of qualifier DI Wu 6-4, 6-2 to set up his second career meeting with Nadal. (more...)
World Teachers' Day promotes empowerment of educators World Teachers' Day promotes empowerment of educators
- October 05, 2017

The day also celebrates the signing of the 1966 UNESCO/ILO Recommendation concerning the Status of Teachers, which celebrated its 50th-anniversary previous year. We do hope that the Government and society at large will not relent in encouraging teachers more, so that they can take education to the next level in every ramification. (more...)
Harvey Weinstein lawyers up ahead of rumored exposés Harvey Weinstein lawyers up ahead of rumored exposés
- October 05, 2017

According to THR , Weinstein has now retained the services of a number of crisis PR management consultants, as well as a stellar legal team. In addition to his usual attorney David Boies, Weinstein also has engaged Lisa Bloom , a Woodland Hills, California-based lawyer and television personality specializing in sexual harassment cases (and the daughter of Gloria Allred), as well as Charles Harder, the Beverly Hills-based litigator who represented Hulk Hogan in the invasion of privacy ... (more...)
Ready to hold joint election in 2018: Election Commissioner Rawat Ready to hold joint election in 2018: Election Commissioner Rawat
- October 05, 2017

He infomed that all the deliveries will be complete by September 2018 and after that, the EC will be able to hold parliamentary and assembly polls together. The election commission also unveiled the online application known as Electoral Registration officer network that will help to conduct elections. Reacting to reports that the Narendra Modi government might be planning for early General Elections, Congress Spokesman Randeep Singh Surjewala said the Election Commission must have been ... (more...)
Dem senator: I'm 'furious' at Congress for its inaction on gun control Dem senator: I'm 'furious' at Congress for its inaction on gun control
- October 05, 2017

These types of events tend to renew interest in gun control laws in Washington, and gun buyers tend to stockpile guns in response to fears over potential regulatory restrictions, boosting gun makers' profits and sending gun stocks higher. Congresswoman Kathy Castor said, "Certainly, we can come together to pass common-sense safety requirements such as background checks". "Every day that we fail to act puts more innocent lives at risk". (more...)
Caltech professors awarded Nobel Prize for physics Caltech professors awarded Nobel Prize for physics
- October 05, 2017

Or rather, hear them, since they are detected as if they were chirping sounds. "There's a very loud future for gravitational waves ", he said. They are the aftermath of violent galactic events, such as colliding black holes or imploding massive stars, and can reveal events that took place billions of years ago. (more...)
Officers made it to Las Vegas shooter's room within 12 minutes Officers made it to Las Vegas shooter's room within 12 minutes
- October 05, 2017

The shooter had smashed holes in windows to fire at his victims at the country music festival across the Las Vegas Strip.Campos was on "random patrol" as a security officer at the hotel when he found the shooter, according to Liliana Rodriguez, who identified herself as a co-worker of Campos' on a GoFundMe page set up for him. (more...)
Fresh braid chopping in Tral, Bandipora woman fights off alleged chopper Fresh braid chopping in Tral, Bandipora woman fights off alleged chopper
- October 05, 2017

Police rushed to spot to pacify the protesters. In Khanyar women staged a strong protest after a woman's braid was "mysteriously chopped by some unknown men" in Kaw Mohalla area. Rubiya, a worker said that, "We are protesting against these cowardly acts and government's failure to stop these gruesome incidents and to nab the culprits". (more...)
Trump to meet with victims, responders as Vegas plead for patience Trump to meet with victims, responders as Vegas plead for patience
- October 05, 2017

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton went after the National Rifle Association in response to Sunday night's mass shooting in Las Vegas , the deadliest in modern USA history. "I'm angry that somebody died because the Republicans, with their leader, are very good at going to gun violence memorials, but not very good at preventing them", Juan Zepeda wrote on the Los Angeles Times website. (more...)
Indiana School Grades: More As, Fewer Bs Indiana School Grades: More As, Fewer Bs
- October 05, 2017

Some grades were not released pending an appeal. Perhaps the most shocking result: DE, an inner-city school, dropped from a B in 2015-16, to an F. Minihan says simply, the pass rate and growth points weren't as high as previous year. "Thanks to the hard work of our teachers and principals, we are pleased with our school grades", Bowling said "Our proficiency scores are not yet where they need to be, but our students showed a lot of academic growth". (more...)
£2 billion boost for affordable housing 'a drop in the ocean' £2 billion boost for affordable housing 'a drop in the ocean'
- October 05, 2017

She concludes: "If Theresa May wants to lead the way on facing up to our housing challenge, she will need to ensure building happens on a scale we haven't seen for a generation, with councils backed all the way to do so". All of the parties are seeking to increase spending on social and affordable housing. "This announcement should not only provide more available housing for those most in need at rents they can afford, it should also relieve the pressure on the private sector, and choke ... (more...)
President Trump Leads the Way in Twitter Followers for Current World Leaders President Trump Leads the Way in Twitter Followers for Current World Leaders
- October 05, 2017

India's prime minister Narendra Modi , known for his adroit use of social media to reach the masses, has kept his third place consistently since previous year. In tweets Wednesday, Trump announced that he was about to land in Las Vegas to pay his respects to victims of the Sunday shooting attack. Twitplomacy, the leading tracker of world leaders on Twitter, says the President took the top spot on its list, recently reaching 40 million followers. (more...)
Terror leader gravely injured in Syria by Russian airstrike: Moscow Terror leader gravely injured in Syria by Russian airstrike: Moscow
- October 05, 2017

Russia's Defense Ministry said earlier on Wednesday that U.S. support of terrorists was "the main obstacle" to defeating the terror group in Syria . Since the assault on Russian military police, Idlib has been the target of heavy air strikes by the Syrian regime and Russia. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Syrian troops and allied militiamen have advanced to about 10 kilometres (six miles) north of Mayadeen. (more...)
Utah gun shop owner remembers selling gun to Las Vegas suspect Utah gun shop owner remembers selling gun to Las Vegas suspect
- October 05, 2017

She's kind of mad, my wife's mad. Sailers' wife Nicole said people were just dropping around her, adding that it was "like being in a warzone". Police said Paddock wired $100,000 to an account in Danley's home country of the Philippines in the week before the shooting. (more...)
Police arrest 5 after bomb found in Paris Police arrest 5 after bomb found in Paris
- October 05, 2017

Officers discovered gas cylinders with detonators attached in the hallway and outside a building in the city's western 16th district in the early hours of Saturday morning. "We are still in a state of war". Soldiers shot dead the knifeman after he killed two young women at a train station in the city. His motives are unclear, though it was claimed by the Islamic State group. (more...)
Year-old girl raped by a staffer at south Delhi school Year-old girl raped by a staffer at south Delhi school
- October 05, 2017

The child's father said the woman employee who was supposed to assist children was not in the washroom at the time. The incident comes nearly a month after a Class II student was found murdered at Ryan International School in Gurugram.A bus conductor was arrested in connection with the crime the same evening, with police claiming he had confessed to having slit the child's throat after attempting to sexually assault him. (more...)
Islamic State claims Las Vegas shooting Islamic State claims Las Vegas shooting
- October 05, 2017

USA investigators are now sifting through evidence in a fast-moving operation that could reveal the as-yet unclear motives of Paddock. It has made exaggerated or false claims in the past. "Friends, family, law enforcement will shed light on that", added the researcher and author from King's College London university. Farhad Khosrokhavar, an expert on Islam from the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences in Paris (EHESS), used the example of a truck attack in Nice in July 2016 ... (more...)
President Ram Nath Kovind Praises Indian Community In Ethiopia President Ram Nath Kovind Praises Indian Community In Ethiopia
- October 05, 2017

Stating that both India and Ethiopia have large young populations, Kovind advised the Indian community to make special efforts to connect with Ethiopia's youth. There is optimism and excitement in our country. The president's visit comes in the backdrop of Chinese PLA troops conducting their first live-fire military drills overseas on their base in strategically-vital Djibouti last month, in a major combat display. (more...)

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