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Four alleged members of banned neo-Nazi group arrested Four alleged members of banned neo-Nazi group arrested
- September 05, 2017

The ministry of defence later said that some of the suspects were serving soldiers, but did not reveal how many. An army spokesman said: "We can confirm that a number of serving members of the army have been arrested..." "These arrests are the outcome of a Home Office, police force-led operation supported by the army". (more...)
Lizzy Caplan marries Tom Riley in Italy Lizzy Caplan marries Tom Riley in Italy
- September 05, 2017

Riley shared the news on Instagram, posting a black and white photo from their wedding which shows them sitting on the ground laughing. According to local newspaper The Bishopric , about 100 guests attended the nuptials, including Woody Harrelson , Tom Hiddleston , Dave Franco , Octavia Spencer , Dianna Agron , Lily Collins , Chris Hemsworth and more Hollywood stars. (more...)
Putin condemns North Korea's nuclear test, calls for talks
- September 05, 2017

That seems to be the level of political culture of a certain part of the American establishment", Putin said at a press conference following the results of his participation at the BRICS summit. Last month, Russian Federation demanded that the USA diplomatic presence there be reduced by hundreds of people. According to Putin, the staff of Russia's permanent mission to the United Nations was also conditionally included in the total amount of Russian diplomats in the United States. (more...)
Gauri Lankesh, Senior Journalist shot dead at her house in Bengaluru Gauri Lankesh, Senior Journalist shot dead at her house in Bengaluru
- September 05, 2017

Coming from an eminent family of journalists and theatre persons, she was the daughter of the legendary P Lankesh , who started the influential Lankesh Patrike , the first Kannada tabloid. We are awaiting more details on the matter and will keep on updating this page. V L Amar had convicted Gauri Lankesh in two separate judgments pronounced on November 28 in Hubbali and imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 each, IE reports. (more...)
Workers Striking to Advocate for Higher Minimum Wage
- September 05, 2017

Today, right-to-work laws and other anti-union efforts continue to suppress black workers and communities, including in the brutal-and unfortunately, successful-anti-union campaign by Nissan in MS that came to a bitter end just last month. (more...)
EPA Attacks AP Reporter for Accurate Coverage of Toxic Waste Sites EPA Attacks AP Reporter for Accurate Coverage of Toxic Waste Sites
- September 05, 2017

Gizmodo said the now-missing statement called the AP report "misleading" and said, "Here's the truth: through aerial imaging , EPA has already conducted initial assessments at 41 Superfund sites-28 of those sites show no damage, and 13 have experienced flooding". (more...)
Putin says tougher North Korea sanctions senseless Putin says tougher North Korea sanctions senseless
- September 05, 2017

On Saturday Russia was forced to vacate its consulate in San Francisco and two diplomatic buildings in NY and Washington after the U.S. ordered the move, the latest twist in a lengthy feud. He said that would produce truer parity between the two countries because, by his account, 155 of the 455 Russian diplomatic personnel in the United States work in connection with the United Nations. (more...)
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi takes oath as cabinet minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi takes oath as cabinet minister
- September 05, 2017

Mr Kumar is seen as a trophy acquisition for the BJP. Others were evasive about any likely inductions and maintained there is speculation each time there is a reshuffle. "Their own prime minister (Manmohan Singh) had come from the same background", Jaitley said. Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan is holding additional charge of the Environment Ministry following the death of Anil Madhav Dave in May. (more...)
Will support Zohra's education for lifetime: Tweets Gautam Gambhir Will support Zohra's education for lifetime: Tweets Gautam Gambhir
- September 05, 2017

She was quoted by ANI as saying, "Thank you Gautam Sir, me and my family are very happy with your gesture, I want to become a doctor". Gautam Gambhir posted an emotional message on his twitter that "Zohra I can not put you to sleep with a lullaby but I will help you to wake up to live your dreams". (more...)
Hurricane Irma Strengthens To Category 4, 'Increasing Chance' Could Affect Florida: NHC Hurricane Irma Strengthens To Category 4, 'Increasing Chance' Could Affect Florida: NHC
- September 05, 2017

Senior forecaster Richard Pasch, at the National Hurricane Center , says it's too soon to say if Hurricane Irma will strike the US mainland. Hurricane conditions are expected in the next 36 hours. The Hurricane Center also issued a hurricane warning for parts of the United States and British Virgin Islands. The storm continued to roar towards the Caribbean Tuesday , promising to deliver a unsafe mix of wind, rain and storm surge to the region. (more...)
BRICS Summit: Leaders release agenda for stronger partnership and brighter future BRICS Summit: Leaders release agenda for stronger partnership and brighter future
- September 05, 2017

This exemplary statement by China strongly contrasted to the previous BRICS summit in Goa , where China refused the inclusion of Pakistan-backed terrorism in the summit, although it had not been much time since the last terror strike carried out by a militant group in Pakistan . (more...)
Tennessee Tops Georgia Tech in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game Tennessee Tops Georgia Tech in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game
- September 05, 2017

Marshall ran it in from 6 yards with 13:08 left, and Tennessee answered with a 50-yard pass from Dormady to Callaway with 11:49 remaining. Two plays later, Kelly took the handoff up the middle for a two-yard touchdown to put UT up, 42-35, marking the Vols' first lead of the game. (more...)
Two top commanders escape unhurt as Army helicopter crashes Two top commanders escape unhurt as Army helicopter crashes
- September 05, 2017

Both pilots onboard the helicopter are safe though some of the officers onboard the chopper have sustained minor injuries. The advance light helicopter crashed in Ladakh division of the region during the day. (more...)
UN Security Council Urges For More Robust Action Against North Korea UN Security Council Urges For More Robust Action Against North Korea
- September 05, 2017

In the opinion of US permanent representative to the UN, Nikki Haley, of war seeks North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN. "He also highlighted that a complex settlement of the nuclear and other problems of the Korean Peninsula could be achieved exclusively by political and diplomatic means", Peskov said. (more...)
Kenya opposition leader sets conditions for new presidential election
- September 05, 2017

Lawyers for Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta are calling the Supreme Court's nullification of last month's election a "very political decision" but they say they will live with the consequences. That shows Kenyatta's win was legitimate, he said. But later on Friday, he told a rally of supporters the judges were " crooks " and said Mr Maraga "should know that he is now dealing with the serving president". (more...)
ECHR rules employer was wrong to monitor private messages ECHR rules employer was wrong to monitor private messages
- September 05, 2017

However, he appealed to the court's Grand Chamber and on Tuesday it ruled in his favor. Article 8 defines the right to respect for private and family life, the home and correspondence. Mr Barbulescu successfully challenged the original decision. "The court concluded that the national authorities had not adequately protected Mr Bărbulescu's right to respect for his private life and correspondence and that they had consequently failed to strike a fair balance between the interests at stake", ... (more...)
White House Requests An Initial $5.9 Billion to Fund Harvey Recovery White House Requests An Initial $5.9 Billion to Fund Harvey Recovery
- September 05, 2017

If the debt ceiling isn't raiased soon, the US government will only have enough cash to continue funding its operations through September 29, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has told lawmakers. The White House would like to extend the debt limit long enough to move back the threat of a USA default until after Congress can deal with funding for the full federal fiscal year and tax legislation the Trump administration backs, one of the officials said . (more...)
White House says Trump will donate $1 million to Hurricane Harvey relief White House says Trump will donate $1 million to Hurricane Harvey relief
- September 05, 2017

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders made the unexpected announcement during her briefing on Thursday. She said the President hadn't determined which organization to support, but solicited requests from the media for worthy groups. (more...)
Olivier Giroud voices frustration in France camp following draw with Luxembourg Olivier Giroud voices frustration in France camp following draw with Luxembourg
- September 05, 2017

Didier Deschamps fielded a strong side on Sunday, which included Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba , Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappe, who recently joined Paris St-Germain on loan from Monaco with a view to a £166m transfer next summer . (more...)
Kim Kardashian & Caitlyn Jenner Are Still Not Speaking Kim Kardashian & Caitlyn Jenner Are Still Not Speaking
- September 05, 2017

She helped to raise the girls and has been there for them throughout their lives most important moments. According to the outlet's insider, Jenner's crash diet means she'll now only "allow herself is a childlike portion of food once a day" that's usually no more than 500 calories, which could be why she's been so keen to show off her body recently. (more...)
Giancarlo Stanton breaks camera with HR Giancarlo Stanton breaks camera with HR
- September 05, 2017

He fouled off Coles fourth offering, a 94.3 miles per hour four-seamer, before eying pitch No. 5. Stanton hit the home run off Washington starter A.J. According to the Miami Herald, keeping Stanton could mean getting rid of a number of quality players to lower the payroll. But those players are the core of the team, and while they'll bring back a better return than the busted likes of Prado or Volquez, selling them off to save money will doom the Marlins to a dismal 2018 season-and ... (more...)
Rahul Gandhi to visit Marathwada on September 8 Rahul Gandhi to visit Marathwada on September 8
- September 05, 2017

Addressing a meeting in Ahmedabad , Gandhi, while hitting out at the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) government said that the ruling party's policies and policy objectives were anti-poor and encouraged crony capitalism. You can not hide the truth for long. "This model did not help anyone, be it youth, farmers, small businessmen or shopkeepers". Only some 5-10 people benefited from it, the Congress VP said without taking names. (more...)
Weird translucent lobster caught off the coast of Maine Weird translucent lobster caught off the coast of Maine
- September 05, 2017

Several experts looked at the photos taken by Todd of the translucent lobsters. His lobster traps have captured blue lobsters and even lobsters that were half blue or half orange in the past, but he's never pulled in a lobster that looks like this. (more...)
Germany Stays on Course With Rout of Norway in World Cup Qualifying Germany Stays on Course With Rout of Norway in World Cup Qualifying
- September 05, 2017

Germany coach Joachim Low admitted his side's 6-0 victory over Norway allowed him to find enjoyment in football again after the shameful scenes in Prague last week. "He made a mistake and recognised that", said Loew. The lead was doubled after 17 minutes as Ozil turned provider to pick out Julian Draxler , who slotted into the bottom corner from close range. (more...)
Donald Trump donates $1m to victims of Hurricane Harvey Donald Trump donates $1m to victims of Hurricane Harvey
- September 05, 2017

The exact extent of Trump's charitable giving is not known since the president has broken with decades of tradition and not released his tax returns. President Donald Trump will personally donate $1 million to Tropical Storm Harvey recovery efforts, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Thursday. (more...)