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Woman trapped by Irma delivers own baby at home

Woman trapped by Irma delivers own baby at home The city of Miami's Twitter account had a post about the incident. Dispatch told her how to tie it off. "We made contact with the assistant medical director here". A spokesperson for the Miami-Dade fire department said crews are responding to calls on a case-by-case basis because of deteriorating conditions in the area. [Full Article...]

Iranian Navy Warns US Ship Off Sinking Fishing Boat in Persian Gulf

Iranian Navy Warns US Ship Off Sinking Fishing Boat in Persian Gulf Iran offered a different version of the incident. In July, the Islamic Republic of Iran Guards Corps (IRGC)'s Navy said USA naval buildup and invasive maneuvers targeting Iranian interests in the waters had been triggered by "fear". Iranian media did not specify when exactly the incident took place. The Tempest offered to support the Nordic Voyager which declined the offer, NAVCENT said. [Full Article...]

Palestinians release activist jailed for Facebook post

Palestinians release activist jailed for Facebook post Following his release, Amro said he was verbally and physically abused during his investigation by Palestinian security. The Trump administration has denied these claims, saying they never spoke with the Palestinian Authority about the speech Abbas will deliver at the United Nations and that the two parties are continuing to engage in productive dialogue. [Full Article...]

Sismo de 8.4 na escala de Richter no Sul do México

Sismo de 8.4 na escala de Richter no Sul do México As autoridades advertem que o número poderia aumentar. A advertência foi levantada pouco depois. Localidades costeiras receberam ordem de evacuação. O Serviço Geológico dos Estados Unidos (USGS, na sigla em inglês) disse que o epicentro do sismo de magnitude 8,1 ocorreu no Oceano Pacífico, 87 quilômetros ao sudoeste da cidade de Pijijiapan, no empobrecido Chiapas, e a uma profundidade de cerca... [Full Article...]

Du TATP découvert à Villejuif — Terrorisme

Du TATP découvert à Villejuif — Terrorisme Une intervention antiterroriste a débuté en début d'après-midi à Villejuif (Val-de-Marne), selon RTL . Au total trois hommes ont été interpellés. "Une enquête est ouverte des chefs d'association de malfaiteurs terroriste criminelle, détention, transport et fabrication de substances explosives en relation avec une entreprise terroriste et en bande organisée ", a précisé à ce propos une so... [Full Article...]

PM Modi hails all-women global journey by Naval officers

PM Modi hails all-women global journey by Naval officers They have registered around 20,000 nautical miles of sailing on board the INSV Mhadei and Tarini as part of their training. Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted his congratulations and best wishes to the crew. "The project is considered essential towards promoting ocean sailing activities in the Navy while depicting Government of India's thrust for "Nari Shakti"," a Defence Ministry statemen... [Full Article...]

Crane Collapses As Hurricane Irma Hits Downtown Miami

If evacuation orders for parts of downtown Miami aren't enough of an incentive to leave, city officials are also telling people to leave downtown high-rises because of construction cranes. "The arm's counterbalance is very heavy and poses a potential danger if the crane collapses". If high-rise dwellers choose to stay, officials said the safest place in a high-rise building to ride out a hurr... [Full Article...]

Iran helping North Korea advance nuclear weapons program

Iran helping North Korea advance nuclear weapons program British officials fear that North Korea's sudden advancement in developing nuclear weapons could be due to secret support from Tehran, The Sunday Telegraph reported. The five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council and Germany conducted long-running talks with Iran that led to a 2015 deal for global sanctions to be lifted in exchange for Tehran curbing its nuclear activities. [Full Article...]

Non-Hindus should be permitted to enter temples, says Ajay Tharayil

Non-Hindus should be permitted to enter temples, says Ajay Tharayil Tharayil pointed out that many non-Hindus, who believe in temple rituals and idol worship frequent temples, and argued that the board's refusal to admit non-Hindus thus became irrelevant. "Any decision in this regard can be taken only after consultations with the tantris, priests, and other stakeholders", he said. He said except at Sreekrishna Temple in Guruvayur, there was no bar on entry of non-... [Full Article...]

Tourists should eat beef in their own countries: Tourism Minister KJ Alphons

Tourists should eat beef in their own countries: Tourism Minister KJ Alphons In response to a query whether beef ban in several states would dissuade foreign tourists from coming to India, Alphons said that restriction on beef consumption impacting tourists in a cock and bull story. The issue continues to be disputed, with the minister of state for home affairs, Kiren Rijiju voicing his opinion, and opposing the stance of his colleague and that of the union minister for ... [Full Article...]

Kerala Minister denied permission by the Central Govt to visit China

Kerala Minister denied permission by the Central Govt to visit China A single word response "Denied" does not justify the reason. Kerala Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran on Friday alleged that "narrow-minded politics of the External Affairs Ministry" was behind the decision to deny him clearance, The Indian Express reported. [Full Article...]

Five family members dead as torrential rain causes flooding in Italy

Five family members dead as torrential rain causes flooding in Italy Torrential rains have pounded Italy, leaving at least 5 dead in the Tuscan port town of Leghorn. Four people from the same family were found dead in a flooded house in the city, where 40 centimetres (one foot, 4 inches) of rainfall in four hours transformed streets into rivers and washed away cars. [Full Article...]

Murder of 'Kulot' source of 'profound dismay' - Abella

Murder of 'Kulot' source of 'profound dismay' - Abella Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella urged authorities to bring perpetrators of the "suspicious crime" to justice, even as he noted that the spate of killings of teenagers allegedly committed by police could prompt a "rethinking" of the approach to the war on drugs and other police operations. [Full Article...]

Turnbull calls for a 'Yes' vote for same-sex marriage

Turnbull calls for a 'Yes' vote for same-sex marriage Steve Rushbrook said he was at the rally today in Brisbane to show his disbelief that Australia still does not have marriage equality. Turnbull, who has said he will be voting in support of same-sex marriage, told a gathering of the Liberal and National parties' faithful on Sunday that the issue was one where everyone is entitled to an opinion. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation and China agree sanctions against North Korea useless

The recent survey found that 58 per cent of respondents felt there was no possibility North Korea would cause a war, while 37 per cent thought it would. Bloomberg's Isabel Reynolds reports on the latest on tensions on the Korean Peninsula. The move has already drawn a rebuke from China, which says Thaad could upset the regional security balance and be used against its own missile systems. [Full Article...]

Lok Adalat clears 25000 cases in a day

Lok Adalat clears 25000 cases in a day Summary: A National Lok Adalat passed awards worth over Rs 12 crore at the District Courts Complex here today. Shiavax Jal Vazifdar, Chief Justice, Punjab and Haryana High Court and Patron-in-Chief, State Legal Services Authority, U.T. The Lok Adalat proceedings were carried out led by the Presiding Judges aided by conciliators, lawyers and also the para legal volunteers. Public could use the o... [Full Article...]

Hurricane Jose On Irma's Heels while Hurricane Katia Forms

A turn toward the northwest is expected by late Saturday, Sept. 9. WIND: Hurricane conditions are possible within the hurricane watch area on Saturday, and tropical storm conditions are expected within the tropical storm warning areas by Saturday morning. [Full Article...]

Muslim woman thrown out of home for making 'Modi-Yogi' painting

Muslim woman thrown out of home for making 'Modi-Yogi' painting The 24-year-old painted the political leaders and showed it to her husband. When the victim's father called his son-in-law to inquire about the incident, he said that Nagma has gone mad and needs medical attention. They also told him that she had no right to live in the house owing to what she did. Things were going well for her at her in-laws' place. The spokesman said that people can now reg... [Full Article...]

Opposition parties ask TN governor to convene assembly immediately, conduct floor test

Opposition parties ask TN governor to convene assembly immediately, conduct floor test The Opposition parties also told the Governor that if he did not convene the Assembly within a week, they would approach courts and the "people's court", Leader of the Opposition and DMK Working President M.K. The DMK leader said it was established by the Supreme Court judgement in the S.R. Bommai and Arunachal Pradesh cases that the Assembly was the place where a majority has to be proved and it ... [Full Article...]

SC to hear PIL in NEET aspirant Anitha's death case

SC to hear PIL in NEET aspirant Anitha's death case He also asked the BJP as to why the central government did not honor the promise of given one year exemption from NEET to the state as the government counsel argued that one state can not be exempted from the medical entrance exam. Earlier in the day, Stalin, attending an even in Thanjavur, said if the Governor does not take steps to convene the assembly within the suggested date, then the party w... [Full Article...]


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