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by | August 31, 2017 | 15:11

Meanwhile, the Diana Award - a charity established to promote the Princess's belief in the positive power of young people - is staging a year-long celebration of her qualities of "kindness, compassion and service". "And then those photographs... made their way back to news desks in this country". People placed floral tributes, photos and personal messages at the gates of Kensington Palace on Thursday as Britain observed the 20th anniversary of the death of Princess Diana .

by | August 31, 2017 | 15:03

Robert Mueller , the special counsel overseeing the Russian Federation investigation and his team are reportedly working with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman as part of the federal probe into Paul Manafort , according to Politico .

by | August 31, 2017 | 14:53

Her visit comes just a day after Pyongyang filed a missile over the north of the country. North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan's northern Hokkaido island into the sea early on Tuesday, prompting warnings to residents to take cover and drawing a sharp reaction from Abe.

by | August 31, 2017 | 14:14

The drain ends at Worli and opens into the sea, where his body was found on Thursday morning. "He asked his driver to take the vehicle home and called his wife to tell her that he was heading home on foot". He reached close to Elphinstone-Lower Parel after which he made a decision to get out of his vehicle and walk home, telling his driver to bring the auto home, whenever he could.

by | August 31, 2017 | 14:07

Earlier in the day, Dhinakaran told reporters he was confident Governor Rao would take a "good decision". Karnataka AIADMK unit chief Pugazhendi and Namakkal District Secretary Anbazhagan, a former MP, filed a petition before the Election Commission in the wake of media reports that the rival faction leaders would file petitions withdrawing earlier affidavits by their respective factions that led to the freezing of the "Two Leaves" symbol earlier this year.

by | August 31, 2017 | 13:39

The unthinkable happened Sunday when family members say Sammy Saldivar attempted to drive his kids and grandparents to safety as floodwaters raged around their Harris County home. "When he got across, the road dipped down and the current swept the van to the right and put it in the bayou", Ricardo said. Moments later, the van was gone, submerged underneath the fast current.

by | August 31, 2017 | 13:17

Mumbai building collapse: Members of the NDRF and the Mumbai Fire Brigade carry out rescue operations at the collapse site in Bhendi Bazaar, Mumbai . Every year, dozens of people are killed in building collapses across India . The recent downpour in the city is suspected to have played a role in the building collapse.

by | August 31, 2017 | 13:16

Nearby buildings have been evacuated as a precautionary measure.Rescue and relief operations have been launched. Once the rescue work gets over, the government will conduct a probe to ascertain the factors behind the building collapse. They also claim that corruption plays a part with officials sometimes knowingly certifying unsound buildings in return for money. - In July, 17 people were killed when a building gave way.

by | August 31, 2017 | 12:57

Melania Trump's eyebrow-raising shoe choice while heading to Texas to observe Hurricane Harvey relief efforts is still the talk of the internet - and celebs got in on the action to both poke fun and defend her footwear. And she ended up changing into more sensible white sneakers after landing in Texas, according to CNN's Hunter Schwartz. The first lady started her morning in Texas wearing a classic stiletto but by the afternoon, the former model proved to the Twitterverse that she ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 12:27

More than 100 people have been killed in the violence so far. "Nobody knew how to navigate the sea waters. When huge waves tilted the boat, we panicked", said Shah Karim. The Myanmar government blames Rohingya insurgents for the violence. He said over 1,000 ethnic Rohingya had gathered here since 8am to march to the Myanmar embassy in Jalan Ampang Hilir to hand over a memorandum protesting against the atrocities and killing of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.

by | August 31, 2017 | 12:28

On Aug. 28, Trump stated during a White House press conference that his administration would urge Congress to swiftly provide financial aide to both Louisiana and Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey . "We are particularly grateful to the Finnish citizens who have sacrificed for our mutual security", he said. "I think this is separate", he said at a news conference.

by | August 31, 2017 | 11:45

Police are now scouring the area with helicopters and dogs in a desperate search for her. Three different sniffer dogs lost the girl's scent at the same spot in the carpark, regional police chief Yves Marzin said, leading to "one of the possible theories [being] that little Maelys left in a auto, one way or another".

by | August 31, 2017 | 11:17

The Indian Space Research Organisation ( ISRO ) is all set to launch navigation satellite "IRNSS-1H" on Thursday from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at 7 PM. It is meant for navigation based applications. "To find the satellite's position with an accuracy of 0.5 metre, atomic clocks are therefore used for precise timing".

by | August 31, 2017 | 10:46

Very few Americans approve of the way Trump has conducted himself as president: 58% of people said they do not like the way Trump conducts himself, while 25% reported mixed feelings about his conduct and only 16% said they approve. 15-21 among 1,893 adults, finds that 15% of Americans say they agree with Trump on all or almost all issues, while another 18% say they agree with him on many but not all issues".

by | August 31, 2017 | 10:31

In response to the need, the nonprofit regional blood center has sent and will continue sending blood supply to centers in Southeast Texas. The release says type O blood donations are the most critically needed. CBCO is a member of America's Blood Centers (ABC), a network of independent blood centers that supply blood and blood products to over 4,200 hospitals across North America.

by | August 31, 2017 | 10:21

Even yesterday, when the station returned to a full schedule, the morning rush hour was disrupted when work testing the new signalling system overran. "Over the next 16 months we'll turn our attention to the final stages of the redevelopment of the former International Terminal". Another, Sam Maher, added: "1st train of day & a guard has "bit of bad news".

by | August 31, 2017 | 10:09

Singapore notched up a victory over rival aviation hub Dubai as Qantas Airways Ltd. rerouted its classic Kangaroo Route to the United Kingdom through Asia. Qantas Group CEO Alan Joyce said the changes represent an evolution of the partnership to deliver additional benefits for customers, including the millions of frequent flyer members of both airlines.

by | August 31, 2017 | 09:36

Disasters like the flooding that has followed Hurricane Harvey , displacing thousands of people , always create a tremendous need for help - and a tremendous desire to provide that help. "Donations enable the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from this disaster". Unfortunately, collecting and sending food, clothing and other household items often does more harm than good.

by | August 31, 2017 | 09:19

Officials said that customs and border arrangements at the crossing have been finalized, whereas strict security measures have been adopted to ensure safety of the 550 km highway from the Jordan border to Iraqi capital Baghdad. Still, militants have launched several lethal attacks on troops stationed there or traveling on the highway to nearby towns. According to a senior Western diplomat, the Iraqi authorities have awarded a contract to a United States security company to provide security ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 09:06

She said Trump's relationship with Tillerson was "very strong" and that Cohn was committed to working on tax reform . Thus, despite his promises to workers, President Trump's tax plan would increase inequality by prioritizing those who are already doing best.

by | August 31, 2017 | 08:36

CNN first reported that Meuller had subpoenaed Maloni. Maloni has represented the longtime political consultant only since March, so it wasn't clear why the subpoena extends back that far. Maloni's subpoena comes one month after federal agents raided Manafort's suburban Washington, D.C., home, looking for documents and tax information.

by | August 31, 2017 | 08:21

The People's Protest , organized by a Facebook group , boasts more than 650 people interested in attending a protest Wednesday. Perhaps the biggest question that remains is how to offset the cost of tax reform. "He needs to begin explaining it in terms so everybody can understand why it's important for everyday people, and not just multinational corporations".

by | August 31, 2017 | 08:20

Flanked by emergency officials, including a three star U.S. Coast Guard admiral, Abbott addressed journalists for the second consecutive day at the Texas Division of Emergency Management's State Operations Center - SOC - in Austin . "These shelters and evacuation centers are meant to be short-term facilities", he said. President Trump has said he expects to have no trouble getting a recovery package through Congress, and leaders of both parties have said they will pay for what's needed to ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 08:17

Ambassador Nikki Haley, who has made a priority of scrutinizing the effectiveness and expense of United Nations peacekeeping missions. Haley had said the 10,500-strong UNIFIL force was "not doing its job effectively" and singled out its Irish leader, Major General Michael Beary.

by | August 31, 2017 | 07:40

Mike Moustakas' single to left scored Hosmer. INDIANS 6, YANKEES 2 Corey Kluber outpitched Luis Severino in a matchup of all-stars, and slumping Jose Ramirez hit two home runs to power visiting Cleveland past NY for its fifth consecutive victory.

by | August 31, 2017 | 07:06

And according to Ben White and Tara Palmeri at Politico , Trump's message will paint the tax reform policy as a populist change created to achieve the goal of "unrigging the economy". Harvey aid is a fresh addition to an agenda already packed with must-do tasks and multiple legislative deadlines: Passing a stopgap spending bill to avert a government shutdown; increasing the government's borrowing authority to prevent a market-quaking default on USA obligations; and paving the way for a ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 06:59

At a time when India's defence capabilities against an aggressive China and a perennially problematic Pakistan have attracted increased scrutiny, the Union Cabinet, on Wednesday, approved reforms within the Indian Army to enhance combat capability of the forces.

by | August 31, 2017 | 06:56

Trading was heavy with 8,041K shares changing hands in the last trading session. During the same quarter previous year, the company posted $0.26 EPS. Therefore, there is certainly still some pain for investors who want to avoid this falling stock.

by | August 31, 2017 | 06:43

The law, set to go into effect on September 1, would have given local law enforcement the authority to ask about a person's immigration status during routine interactions such as a traffic stop. However, Garcia noted that the court's ruling must be based on, "the constitutionality of a statute, not its wisdom or necessity". Nevertheless, federal agents are not enforcing immigration law at evacuation sites, shelters or food banks where people affected by flooding are seeking aid, U.S.

by | August 31, 2017 | 06:31

The grandparents of the child at the centre of the Tower Hamlets care row want to take her out of the country after a judge ruled that she should be removed from her foster parents. "It is taken because of the evidence available to the court today, that the grandmother is an appropriate carer for the child", she said. Robert Halfon MP, head of the Commons education select committee, said: 'I think the judge has made a wonderful decision and deserves full praise for doing what's right'.

by | August 31, 2017 | 05:53

On the way: 22 helicopters - nine Coast Guard, eight Navy and five more from Customs. The search and rescue assets are deploying to Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth in Texas, he said, and the Defense Logistics Agency has prepositioned logistics management and resource support, including 11 generators, 50,000 gallons of gasoline and 50,000 gallons of diesel fuel.

by | August 31, 2017 | 05:51

Calling demonetisation an "anti-national act", CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury said, "99.9% of notes back in banking system". In a follow-up tweet, Yechury wrote that demonetisation brought "shock" to the economy, "workers lost their jobs".

by | August 31, 2017 | 05:39

Arpaio's defiance of a judge's order to stop detaining people simply based on the suspicion that they were illegal immigrants was worthy of punishment. Arpaio . The recent pardon of convicted former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio by President Donald Trump illustrates a continuing and unsafe pattern of this president to challenge the authority of the nation's judicial branch of government .

by | August 31, 2017 | 05:36

The Pentagon is poised to have roughly 15,000 US troops in Afghanistan in the coming months, as defense officials on Wednesday finally acknowledged the actual number of American forces in the country after long camouflaging the total in misleading accounting measures and red tape.

by | August 31, 2017 | 05:33

On Tuesday, Harvey officially set a new USA record for rainfall from a tropical system as it continued to drench southern Texas, and forecasters predicted it would make landfall again, this time along Louisiana's coast. "We've never done anything so historic in terms of damage and in terms of ferocity as what we've witnessed with Harvey ", he said at the state's emergency operations center in Austin.