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Salma Hayek Donates $100 Thousand For Mexico Earthquake Victims

Buildings have been reduced to rubble in Mexico City, while many have been killed in the surrounding areas, following the country's deadliest natural disaster in more than three decades. The UNICEF Goodwill ambassador hit her social media pages on Wednesday (20Sep17) and wrote: "I am very sad about this bad tragedy in Mexico". Thirty-two years later to the day, the earth again trembled in the ... [Full Article...]

Seoul to resume aid to N. Korea but doesn't set date

Seoul to resume aid to N. Korea but doesn't set date Since its fourth nuclear test a month later, North Korea has conducted two more nuclear tests and flight-tested a slew of new missile systems, including developmental ICBMs that could potentially reach deep into the US mainland when perfected. [Full Article...]

China Focus: Beijing-Shanghai railway speed rises to 350 kph

China Focus: Beijing-Shanghai railway speed rises to 350 kph From 21 September, these trains will make seven round trips each day. The acceleration cuts the 1,318-kilometre (819-mile) Beijing-Shanghai journey to 4 hours and 28 minutes, saving passengers almost an hour. The train also has a sophisticated monitoring system that automatically slows the train in case of emergency or abnormal conditions. The bullet trains operating between Beijing and Shangh... [Full Article...]

Israel locks down West Bank, Gaza Strip for Jewish New Year

On Wednesday morning, scores of Jewish settlers forced their way into Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque complex to mark the Jewish New Year, according to a Palestinian official. Jews, for their part, refer to the area as the "Temple Mount", claiming it was home to a prominent Jewish temple in ancient times. In a move never recognized by the worldwide community, it annexed the entire city in 19... [Full Article...]

Theresa May to brief cabinet on Florence Brexit speech

Theresa May to brief cabinet on Florence Brexit speech May flew home with Johnson overnight from NY, where they had attended the UN General Assembly, landing at dawn before holding a special cabinet meeting in Downing Street. He said the Treasury had failed to emphasise the "opportunities of Brexit" and accused Mr Hammond of being on "manoeuvres". Boris Johnson says the government is "working together" and that he will not be resigning after critici... [Full Article...]

Girl struck down with flesh-eating disease mysteriously plaguing Victoria

Girl struck down with flesh-eating disease mysteriously plaguing Victoria Ella Crofts, an active and healthy 13-year-old from Tyabb, was struck down with Mycobacterium Ulcerans in April and is still trying to recover from the disease that turned her knee into a festering sore the size of her palm. "It is an increase, but for reasons we fully don't know why". Ella wrote on a petition calling for more funding into the disease that it creates the toxin mycolactone that d... [Full Article...]

Narendra Modi government in talks with Dawood Ibrahim: Raj Thackeray

Narendra Modi government in talks with Dawood Ibrahim: Raj Thackeray At a time when tech-savvy politicians, cutting across party lines, are interacting with voters on social media, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS ) chief Raj Thackeray seems to have realised the power of virtual world pretty late. "They will not bring him back, it is his wish", he added. "But the fact is, Dawood himself wants to come back again", he added. The MNS chief expressed his displeasur... [Full Article...]

Pope prays for victims of Mexico quake

Pope prays for victims of Mexico quake Speaking to them in Spanish, Francis add-libbed a prayer, saying: "In this moment of pain, I want to express my closeness and prayer to the dear Mexican people". Copyright © 2017 Catholic News Service/U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. www.catholicnews.com. This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. [Full Article...]

Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF (VGK) Rises 0.46% for Sep 19

A buy signal occurs when the CMF value crosses from below the 0 line to above the 0 line. Many technical analysts believe that an ADX value over 25 would suggest a strong trend. Vanguard FTSE All-World UCITS ETF USD (VWRD.L) presently has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 106.27. CCI generally measures the current price relative to the average price level over a specific time period. [Full Article...]

Em estreia, Raquel cita atuação do STF como garantidor da Constituição

Em estreia, Raquel cita atuação do STF como garantidor da Constituição Agradeço a calorosa acolhida dessa Suprema Corte expressa nas palavras. Ao abrir a sessão, a presidente da corte, ministra Cármen Lúcia, deu as boas-vindas à nova PGR. A presidente do STF também destacou que o MPF tem atuado com "destemor" e afirmou estar confiante de que Raquel dará continuidade aos serviços da instituição. [Full Article...]

Haley: Diplomacy efforts with North Korea 'pretty much exhausted'

Haley: Diplomacy efforts with North Korea 'pretty much exhausted' After the new sanctions were imposed Monday, North Korea called for the Security Council to be broken up, accusing it of being a "tool of evil" working for the United States. Asked him how Rocket Man is doing. Haley told an emergency session of the U.N. Security Council that "enough is enough" from North Korea, which she said must face the "strongest possible measures" from the council for con... [Full Article...]

Tony Abbott 'headbutted' by man wearing 'Vote Yes' badge in Hobart

Tony Abbott 'headbutted' by man wearing 'Vote Yes' badge in Hobart He wasn't very good at it I've got to say. "It was just very disconcerting to find that the "love is love brigade"... should under the guise of wanting to shake your hand in fact tried to give [me] a so-called Liverpool kiss". The ugliness, the intolerance and indeed, in this instance, the hint of violence, is coming from those who tell us ... we've got to allow same sex marriage. [Full Article...]

Davis Cup: Spain to host Great Britain

Davis Cup: Spain to host Great Britain Fresh off a crushing semi-final loss to Belgium in Brussels, where Australia lost both the reverse singles after leading the tie 2-1, the match against Germany looms as a chance for redemption. The participation of Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland remains to be seen after the pair were also forced to cut short their campaigns due to injury. [Full Article...]

Keywords Studios PLC (KWS) Stock Rating Lowered by Numis Securities Ltd

This price target indicates a possible upside of 4.17 % from the close price of the stock. Keywords Studios Plc supplies localization and localization testing services. The rating was maintained by FinnCap with "Buy" on Thursday, July 27. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities with "Buy" on Wednesday, February 8. [Full Article...]

Birthday special: Kareena Kapoor Khan's rare and unseen pictures

Birthday special: Kareena Kapoor Khan's rare and unseen pictures Can't even tell you how desperately am I waiting to see her make her much awaited comeback with Veere Di Wedding on the silver screen! She will be in the city for a day or two before flying back to Delhi to resume the shoot again. The 3 Idiots actress was seen wearing a white and blue printed full sleeve salwaar kameez and dupatta with camel-coloured pumps walking in style at Mumbai airport. [Full Article...]

Gurdaspur LS by-election: Congress picks Captain loyalist Sunil Jakhar

Gurdaspur LS by-election: Congress picks Captain loyalist Sunil Jakhar The seat got vacated after death of BJP MP Vinod Khanna. The delegation, led by Punjab BJP president and Union Minister of State Vijay Sampla, comprised SAD MP Balwinder Singh Bhunder, SAD MP Prof Prem Singh Chandumajra, BJP MP Shwet Malik, SAD MP Naresh Gujral, former Punjab unit chief Ashwani Kumar, and Punjab's former minister Daljit Singh Cheema. [Full Article...]

Iraqi forces launch offensive against IS in Anbar

Iraqi forces launch offensive against IS in Anbar The Iraqi military source said the assault on Ana and its surrounding district was being supported by US-led coalition air strikes and military advisers on the ground. The United Nations says more than 100,000 civilians have fled the area during the past three years, and that an estimated 85,000 who remain are "likely to be heavily affected" by the fighting in the coming weeks. [Full Article...]

Christie comes out against Graham-Cassidy

Most Republican-led states chose not to expand Medicaid after the Supreme Court ruled part of the ACA unconstitutional. While he said he supports the concept of block grants, Christie said the Senate bill would essentially take money away from the expansion states and give it to the states that didn't expand Medicaid under Obamacare. [Full Article...]

May hopes to end cabinet disquiet with Brexit speech

The announcement will be formally made by May on Friday, during her highly-anticipated Brexit speech in the Italian city of Florence, the FT said. Downing Street has dismissed it as "pure speculation about a speech that has not yet been given". [Full Article...]

Haley: Trump's fire, fury comment 'not an empty threat'

Haley: Trump's fire, fury comment 'not an empty threat' The comments come in the wake of yesterday's North Korean missile test. "The United Nations , of course, holds tremendous potential to realize its founding ideals, but only if it's run more efficiently and effectively", McMaster said. ally South Korea's capital, well within range of the North's extensive artillery. Asked if that meant Mr Trump would launch a military strike, Mr McMaster said "h... [Full Article...]


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