All Jersey Shore beaches reopened after water quality concerns


31 beaches at the Jersey Shore are under swimming advisories issued Tuesday while an additional three are closed due to bacteria.

The state Environmental Protection Department found high levels of bacteria Wednesday. Fifteen beaches in total were closed down this week and 19 more were slapped with advisory notices for being lousy with poop germs. Seven beaches in Atlantic City alone were closed.

BJP, CPM workers create havoc in Thiruvananthapuram
The BJP state office in Thiruvananthapuram was ambushed by armed persons, allegedly CPM activists, in the wee hours on Friday. He also alleged that the assailants had police protection and one of the police personnel on duty had opened the office gate.

SNJ Today is a Southern New Jersey news and information source that is dedicated to providing current stories related specifically to South Jersey. Diamond adds that bodies of water need a chance to recover. All ocean, bay and coastal river beaches are open.

Advisory: Ocean Beach / Dog Beach (near San Diego River) - Since Wednesday, July 26, bacteria levels may exceed health standards.

Pakistan SC disqualifies Nawaz Sharif as Prime Minister over Panama leaks
PML-(N) leader, Shahbaz Sharif is now the Chief Minister of Punjab and has also held the position before from 1997 to 1999. The paper also revealed that Nawaz Sharif's family had bought posh apartments in London through offshore companies.

The water samples are tested for a type of bacteria which indicates the likely presence of fecal matter.

European Union threatens Poland with sanctions over judiciary powers overhaul
The EU said that it "stands ready" to take action if the Poland Government continues to push through the controversial bills. It has already tightened control of state media and taken steps that critics said politicised the constitutional court.