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by | August 29, 2017 | 11:33

Two persons have died in the resulting floods. Several Telugu families have thrown open their homes by specifying where they live and how many people can be accommodated in their houses. Meteorologists have forecast that the historic rainfall will dump up to 50 inches by Wednesday. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today her ministry was working to ensure two Indian students taken to an intensive care unit were reunited with their relatives, after Tropical storm Harvey left a trail ...

by | August 29, 2017 | 11:31

It shows a man holding on to the driver's side door of an SUV and being dragged down a road. At one point the driver of the SUV stops and the man stands up and tries to open the auto door as his shorts are around his knees. Authorities say the man is a suspect in several other carjackings and has been arrested and that the incident is under investigation. The suspect had punched other cars and pulled on door handles in earlier failed carjacking attempts, cops told the station.

by | August 29, 2017 | 11:07

The region where the missiles were launched, Kittaeryong, is a known military test site frequently used by the North for short-range missile drills, said Kim Dong-yub, a military expert at the Institute for Far Eastern Studies in Seoul . The missile launches come as tens of thousands of South Korean and United States troops take part in joint military drills in the South, which Pyongyang views as a highly provocative rehearsal for an invasion of its own territory.

by | August 29, 2017 | 11:02

Over the weekend, Osteen posted a few tweets about praying and believing in God in the tough times, but was slammed for not taking action to help the people in Houston who have been displaced by the storm. Ministry spokesman Donald Iloff told the New York Post that the church was inaccessible due to flooding. Their responses to requests to open the doors of the church were criticized severely on social media, while Osteen also was getting criticized for not opening the doors.

by | August 29, 2017 | 10:42

An official in the ministry added that the blast happened outside a bank at a time when many security forces personnel were expected to be collecting their salaries ahead of this week's Eid holiday. Hours after the announcement of a harsh Afghan policy by US President Donald Trump, a spokesperson for Taliban had vowed to continue Jihad against the US troops with a resolve to transform Afghanistan into the graveyard of US empire.

by | August 29, 2017 | 10:26

The Pakistani government, which has been cooperating with the U.S. since Washington began its so-called war on terror in 2001, denounced the USA president's remarks and said America had been unable to eliminate terrorist sanctuaries in Afghanistan and was pinning the blame on Pakistan instead.

by | August 29, 2017 | 09:56

There have been sporadic reports of looting during the devastating flooding in the Houston area, but police said Monday that only four looters had been arrested. Everyone wants to get in at the same time. "We have boats being shot at if we're not picking everybody up". Another Cajun Navy rescuer later clarified on the Louisiana Cajun Navy Facebook page that shots were fired at the boats but none of the rescuers were shot.

by | August 29, 2017 | 07:05

A South Korean official said US and South Korean authorities were continuing their analysis of Saturday's launch, which saw two missiles travel 250 kilometers (155 miles) over the ocean and another explode shortly after liftoff. Saturday's missile tests came just days after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said North Korea was showing signs of restraint in its standoff with Washington and Seoul.

by | August 29, 2017 | 06:17

Oka, a senior sitting judge of the Bombay high court. The development came after Kumbhakoni tendered an opology and withdrew his insinuations of "bias" against the Justice Oka during hearing on pollution cases last week, and getting the matters transferred to a different court.

by | August 29, 2017 | 06:05

Coast Guard personnel and boats from the Saginaw River station are riding to the rescue of hurricane ravaged and flooded parts of Texas. The incident commander urged people who head to their rooftops to wave sheets, towels or anything else to attract the attention of helicopter crews.

by | August 29, 2017 | 06:06

Six bogies of the Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express have derailed near Titwala, on the outskirts of Thane, on Tuesday, ANI reported. Indian railways must take necessary action regarding this issue and make the train travel safe for the passengers who put their trust travelling in train.

by | August 29, 2017 | 05:57

The results can be accessed at mu.ac.in. Along with Semester VI, results of students who appeared for semester V exam was also announced. "For no fault of mine, the university is making students like me suffer", said a student from a suburban college on the condition of anonymity.

by | August 29, 2017 | 05:48

Governor Nathan Deal, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, and local leaders will join Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s family for a memorial statue dedication ceremony Monday morning. The statue's unveiling Monday came more than three years after Georgia lawmakers endorsed the project. "Just to see a statue, and it overlooking his birth home, his church, his street, you know", she said.

by | August 29, 2017 | 05:30

Guterres backs a two-state solution with the Palestinians - something Israel opposes - and he said obstacles include Israeli settlement building. The UN head also met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who commended his statements.

by | August 29, 2017 | 05:04

The city is being inundated with cries for help, to the point where some 911 calls are going unanswered, according to Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner. "You literally can not put 6.5 million people on the road", Turner said. With the Bayou Bayou river surging, floodwaters rose a dozen feet or more in some places near downtown Houston.

by | August 29, 2017 | 04:36

The storm, which made landfall on Friday night as a Category 4 hurricane near Corpus Christi and moved northeast along the Texas coast over Houston , has left five reported dead. At least 120 people died , according to the Houston Chronicle , including 23 who were killed in a bus crash near Dallas. Houston, the country's fourth-largest city, is incredibly susceptible to flooding and since Thursday some parts of the city have already received 25 inches of rain and some suburbs have gotten ...

by | August 29, 2017 | 04:35

Zardari was earlier acquitted by a special accountability court in Rawalpindi in a reference related to his alleged unlawful assets in Pakistan and overseas after nineteen years due to lack of solid evidence. He has already filed several review petitions in the top court, challenging his ouster. The Election Commission of Pakistan has scheduled polling in Lahore's NA-120 constituency for September 17th after Sharif's disqualification.

by | August 29, 2017 | 04:26

All roads may lead to Russian Federation, but President Donald Trump doesn't wanna go there. Trump continued to talk about his positive relationship with Finland and how he'll handle the "many countries" he views as threats. On a visit to Brussels in May, Trump's allegiance to NATO was thrown into doubt when he opted not to mention the USA commitment to the NATO treaty's Article 5, which says an attack on one member is an attack on all.

by | August 29, 2017 | 03:23

These personnel are also supporting the Texas Aviation Operations Center, the Joint Air-Ground Coordination Team, and the Texas State Search & Rescue Overhead Team. "We'll be basically ready to assist in any type of rescue efforts", task force leader Andy Alvarez said. The team will deploy later Sunday, according to a news release, at the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and with the approval of Gov.

by | August 29, 2017 | 03:19

President Donald Trump is threatening a government shutdown if he can't get Congress to fund his proposed border wall between the United States and Mexico, a project he once promised the American people wouldn't have to pay for. President Donald Trump has criticized McConnell for the Senate's failure to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's health care law despite years of promises, tweeting "that should NEVER have happened!" "The president is right to question Mitch ...

by | August 29, 2017 | 03:05

Cruz rejected the narrative that Acosta put forward, arguing that the issue was not with the idea of hurricane funding, but with the bill itself. Cruz is acting like the Sandy relief bill is the first budget bill in the history of the United States to have unrelated spending tacked onto it.

by | August 29, 2017 | 03:00

That's 6 cents higher than a month ago and 14.4 cents higher than a year ago. There is some good news in all of this. On average across the country, gas cost $2.35 per gallon on Saturday, according to AAA . Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst at GasBuddy .com, said prices could rise 5 cents to 15 cents a gallon in the Capital Region over the next week to week and a half.

by | August 29, 2017 | 02:32

Xi said: "With concerted efforts by China and South Korea , bilateral relations kept developing since the establishment of diplomatic ties 25 years ago, bringing tangible benefits and making positive contributions to regional peace and development in the two countries".

by | August 29, 2017 | 02:13

The Ferrari driver eventually crossed the line 2.358 seconds behind the victor. Hamilton was critical about the pace of the safety vehicle, feeling it was going to slowly, but once he got into the groove again, he kept his foot to the floor to secure his fifty-eighth career victory on his two-hundredth race start.

by | August 29, 2017 | 02:05

A key part of Bennett's new mandate will be to lead a consultation process on how to replace INAC with two new departments, Trudeau's office said. Canada's Governor General will be at Rideau Hall for a swearing in ceremony at 12:30 p.m. She was previously the minister of sport and persons with disabilities. Qualtrough, from B.C., will head up the public services and procurement department, which is responsible for addressing problems with the Phoenix payroll system and for managing major ...

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:56

State Rep. LaShawn Ford, D-Chicago, said he questioned the deal because it doesn't help the Austin community: "If I vote to send money, that means I agree with what's going on in the city of Chicago and the state of IL. Democratic leaders haven't commented. That aspect concerned some Democrats, specifically Chicago lawmakers, and is opposed by powerful teacher unions, including the Chicago Teachers Union and the Illinois Federation of Teachers.

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:37

Chinese special envoy on Afghanistan Deng Xijun, who called on Pakistan's foreign secretary Tehmina Janjua in the capital Islamabad , emphasized there was no military solution to the conflict, according to a statement from Pakistan's foreign ministry.

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:27

Trump said at a White House press conference. President Donald Trump is defending his decision to pardon Joe Arpaio , calling the former Arizona sheriff a "patriot" who loves his country. "We're praying for you, we're working closely with your leaders and officials, and I will be visiting the impact zone tomorrow to ensure that you're receiving full support", he said.

by | August 29, 2017 | 01:17

President Donald Trump defended his pardon of former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio on Monday, telling reporters that the sheriff was treated "unbelievably unfairly". Trump incorrectly suggested that Manning was "perhaps" pardoned by Obama. Arpaio, along with Trump, also for years promoted the falsehood that Obama was not a US citizen.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:59

According to the Israel Hayom report, Kushner promised Abbas that in their scheduled meeting at the United Nations in September, Trump would give a guarantee to his Palestinian counterpart that a peace plan would be put to both sides within four months.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:52

Detectives investigating the alleged kidnapping of a 7-year-old girl who they say was thrown off a bridge and into a lake are hoping businesses in Worcester and Shrewsbury captured video of a auto driven by the suspect. McGuiggan has scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 31, according to a statement from the Worcester County District Attorney's Office . "The young victim had the strength to make it to shore and get help".

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:33

Witt said his attacker was a black man. Witt had posted photos of his auto smeared in blood. "Apparently, my haircut is considered a neo-Nazi statement ", he told The Post Saturday, as his account on Facebook garnered 20,000 shares .

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:35

Several areas in Hurricane Harvey's path have already received 2 feet or more of rain, and forecasters say a reprieve won't arrive till week's end at the earliest. The man can be seen belly-flopping around the flooded living room until he grabs the fish by its tail. "We were staying on the second floor and thankfully the water had not gotten any higher than knee deep", she told Circa.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:22

The release of rising waters from the Addicks dam in the USA state of Texas can provoke more flooding near the city of Houston, Mayor Sylvester Turner said in a press conference on Monday. What does the water release mean? " Residents adjacent to the reservoirs need to be vigilant because the water in the reservoirs is rising rapidly ", said Galveston District commander Col.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:07

It is for the court to take a decision (on expediting the trial). Since August 2013, the 74-year-old Asaram Bapu has been in a Rajasthan jail over allegations of raping a 16-year-old schoolgirl in his ashram in Gujarat's Surat earlier the same year.