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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman conducts aerial survey of the Doklam-Nathula area Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman conducts aerial survey of the Doklam-Nathula area
- October 08, 2017

Sitharam, who was in Sikkim for a day, travelled to Nathu La by road and interacted with army and Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) officials. Upon her arrival at the Nathu La despite harsh climate, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was accorded with a Guard of Honor. (more...)
Esporte: Carlos Arthur Nuzman pede afastamento da presidência do COB
- October 08, 2017

O pedido de prisão foi decretado pelo juiz Marcelo Bretas, da 7ª Vara Federal Criminal, porque houve uma tentativa de ocultação de bens no último mês, após a polícia ter cumprido um mandado de busca na casa do dirigente no mês passado. Além disso, os procuradores afirmaram que "Nuzman, ao tomar conhecimento da apreensão dos recursos, tentou se adiantar de modo que pudesse evitar que as barras de ouro possivelmente depositadas no cofre, pudessem ser descobertas pelas investigações". (more...)
Russia-Saudi Cooperation Limited Despite Big Energy, Military Deals Russia-Saudi Cooperation Limited Despite Big Energy, Military Deals
- October 08, 2017

It is equipped with an advanced radar system. The first-ever visit of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to Russian Federation, which is to wrap up Sunday, has seen billions of dollars' worth of deals being sealed on its sidelines, including the establishment of a $1 billion joint energy investment fund. (more...)
Weinstein's future uncertain at The Weinstein Company Weinstein's future uncertain at The Weinstein Company
- October 08, 2017

The report alleges that Weinstein would frequently invite actresses - including Ashley Judd and Rose McGowan - and Miramax employees to hotel rooms where he would ask them for massages, request that they watch him shower, and give unsolicited massages to the women. (more...)
Google got permission to float its internet-beaming balloons over Puerto Rico Google got permission to float its internet-beaming balloons over Puerto Rico
- October 08, 2017

Project Loon sends balloons intro the stratosphere - twice as high as commercial airliners - where they are self-powered by solar panels. "It is critical that we adopt a coordinated and comprehensive approach to support the rebuilding of communications infrastructure", said FCC Chairman Ajit Pai in a statement. (more...)
SDSU reacts to Las Vegas tragedy before game against UNLV SDSU reacts to Las Vegas tragedy before game against UNLV
- October 08, 2017

UNLV is not a great defense, and Penny exposed them on several long runs as well as two short touchdowns. The UNLV football team takes the field with heavy hearts after the mass shooting on October 1 that took the lives of 58 people and left over 400 injured. (more...)
Las Vegas Shooter Booked Hotel Rooms Overlooking Lollapalooza
- October 08, 2017

However, the official said there was no evidence that Paddock ever came to Chicago that weekend, according to the Associated Press . Eric Paddock, left, the younger brother of the Las Vegas gunman , speaks with reporters outside of his home in Orlando. (more...)
No. 21 Notre Dame looks to keep running at North Carolina No. 21 Notre Dame looks to keep running at North Carolina
- October 08, 2017

Down by seven points, despite a less than average first half from the offense, the Tar Heels, who were set to receive the second-half kickoff, could have played it safe, taken a knee and gone into the locker room down just by seven. Chazz Surratt hit Ratcliff-Williams for an apparent touchdown, that was wiped out by penalty. "We need to go back and find it". Our guys are going to have to get off the blocks and our guys are going to have to get multiple hats to the ball. (more...)
LEADING OFF: Astros, Indians seek sweeps; HR-happy playoffs
- October 08, 2017

The Red Sox will be motivated by the chance to get some revenge on the Indians after getting swept in last year's division series. Although the Yankees (91-71 in the regular season), who finished second to the Red Sox (93-69) in the American League East and arguably have as good a bullpen as there is in baseball, possess the necessities to find their way to the World Series, their starting rotation must be solid if they are, first and foremost, to get past the Indians . (more...)
Indigenous Victims of Forced Adoption to Get $600M Indigenous Victims of Forced Adoption to Get $600M
- October 08, 2017

The most known cause - the only one that has been authorized for a collective action - is brought by Marcia Brown Martel in Ontario. LeFrank said that while the government has officially apologized for residential schools, another apology may be necessary in the future for the Millennial Scoop, which LeFrank calls a continuation of the Sixties Scoops. (more...)
Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock's father was wanted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock's father was wanted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation
- October 08, 2017

Stephen Paddock , the 64-year-old man police say is alone responsible for the bloodbath at the Las Vegas Strip late Sunday night, lived in Tucson as a boy while his father was robbing banks. He returned to OR, where he was charged with racketeering. At that stage, Patrick had relocated to Eugene, Oregon, and was running a bingo game at the Bingo Center. (more...)
White supremacists carrying torches return to Confederate statue in Charlottesville White supremacists carrying torches return to Confederate statue in Charlottesville
- October 08, 2017

Local reports said the torch-wielding protesters gathered at the statue, still covered by a black tarp, for about 20 minutes before dispersing. At about 7:40p.m. Spokesmen and officials with the Charlottesville police department did not immediately respond to requests for comment Saturday night. An effort to remove the statue and one of Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson is now on hold while a lawsuit is being heard. (more...)
Kansas State vs. Texas football
- October 08, 2017

Kansas State coach Bill Snyder turned 78 on Saturday, but the outcome failed to provide a happy birthday. In the second overtime, a series of penalties would doom K-State to attempting a 53-yard field goal. Rowland converted a 34-yard field goal on Texas' first possession of the third quarter to expand the Longhorns' advantage to 24-17. The running backs struggled again, but Ehlinger (20 carries for 107 yards) kept the chains moving. (more...)
Nate moving fast, forecast to stay a Category 1 storm Nate moving fast, forecast to stay a Category 1 storm
- October 08, 2017

Nate is moving toward the north-northwest near 23 miles per hour (37 km/h). A hurricane warning has been issued from Grand Isle, LA, to the Alabama/Florida border. Some people have been ordered to evacuate coastal areas and barrier islands. Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant declared a state of emergency in six southern counties. (more...)
Sheriff: Vegas Gunman Placed Cameras in Hotel Hall to See Police Coming Sheriff: Vegas Gunman Placed Cameras in Hotel Hall to See Police Coming
- October 08, 2017

Twelve of his rifles were fitted with bump-stock devices, officials said , allowing the guns to be fired nearly as though they were automatic weapons. In both cases, divorce papers cited irreconcilable differences. "Funds will be used to provide relief and financial support to the victims and families of the horrific Las Vegas mass shooting", county commission chair Steve Sisolak wrote. (more...)
Hurricane Nate lashes Louisiana, Mississippi; Category 2 landfall expected Hurricane Nate lashes Louisiana, Mississippi; Category 2 landfall expected
- October 08, 2017

With forecasts projecting landfall in southeast Louisiana as a Category 1 hurricane , Edwards urged residents to ready for rainfall, storm surge and severe winds - and to be where they intend to hunker down by "dark on Saturday". Evacuations have been ordered along the central Gulf Coast and people are hunkering down as they wait on the storm. New Orleans , which was ravaged by deadly Hurricane Katrina in 2005, and other US Gulf coast cities were under a hurricane warning . (more...)
Amber Alert issued for missing 3-year-old girl in N Amber Alert issued for missing 3-year-old girl in N
- October 08, 2017

As indicated by a Facebook post, she was most recently seen by her dad outside the family's terrace. Mathews is described as having Asian or Pacific skin, black hair and brown eyes. She is about 3 feet tall and 22 lbs., last seen wearing a pink top and black pajama bottoms. Anyone with any information is asked to contact us at 972-744-4800 or call 911. (more...)
SIU Called After Hamilton Crash Kills London Girl SIU Called After Hamilton Crash Kills London Girl
- October 08, 2017

It all came to a frightful end when the auto he and the girl were in slammed head-on into a transport truck on Highway 6 killing them both. Just before 10 a.m., the vehicle crashed into the transport truck, killing both passengers of the auto. (more...)
Honeypreet paid Rs 1.25 crore to spread violence Honeypreet paid Rs 1.25 crore to spread violence
- October 08, 2017

This was revealed to cops by Rakesh Kumar , personal assistant-cum-driver of Gurmeet, during interrogation. Further disclosing the matter, ACP Mukesh Malhotra, the head of special investigation team (SIT) said that Rakesh Kumar is now under police custody. (more...)
Meteorologists expecting Tropical Storm Nate to bring rain to region
- October 08, 2017

Hurricane Nate is now expected to be a Category 2 hurricane at landfall , with sustained winds near 105 miles per hour. Officials in Central America said the storm is responsible for at least 22 deaths in Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Honduras. (more...)
2 soldiers killed, 6 hurt in SC when hit by military vehicle 2 soldiers killed, 6 hurt in SC when hit by military vehicle
- October 08, 2017

Pete Johnson . "I am very appreciative for all the exceptional support from the Columbia medical community". Fort Jackson officials are calling it a "tragic event" but haven't released any details about why the vehicle struck the soldiers. (more...)
Ghana's capital rocked by huge gas blasts Ghana's capital rocked by huge gas blasts
- October 08, 2017

Frightened residents ran from the explosion, which sent a giant fireball high into the sky above the city, and several fire trucks and ambulances were deployed to the scene. The fire has reportedly spread to all two fuel stations at the area. Homes have been evacuated around the city. This explosion is going to take us back to history in the year June 2015, its seen as a twin incedent where about 150 people lost their lifes at circle in Accra. (more...)
Sinha's been hitting 'below the belt': Ravi Shankar Prasad Sinha's been hitting 'below the belt': Ravi Shankar Prasad
- October 08, 2017

Sinha also referred to Modi's comment of likening his critics to Shalya , a character in Mahabharata known for his constant demoralising comments while playing the role of charioteer of Karna who was battling arch-rival Arjun. "I am past that". Now, I come from a part of the country that has produced a famous character. When he joined that war, he was 80 years-old. "There may be a bar on joining government service at 80 but no bar on fighting for freedom". (more...)
Oil output deal consensus before Nov meet: Riyadh Oil output deal consensus before Nov meet: Riyadh
- October 08, 2017

This was the first ever visit to Russian Federation by a Saudi monarch and experts have viewed King Salman's trip as signalling a shift in global power equations. King Salman's is the first Saudi reigning monarch to visit Russian Federation; the US's top global rival. Saudi Arabia is backing rebel groups in Syria. (more...)
Bigg Boss 11, Day 5 updates: Shilpa Shinde's jailbreak act shocks inmates Bigg Boss 11, Day 5 updates: Shilpa Shinde's jailbreak act shocks inmates
- October 08, 2017

Friday is a "big" day for the contestants as the first member to enter the jail and it will be decided on the Friday Ka Faisla. Immediately, Priyank was pulled up and was asked to pack his bags and get out of the house! He also questions Zubair's identity as media reports recently suggest that he wasn't the son-in-law of Haseena Parkar and that he was lying. (more...)