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Global Media India Grounds Hundreds of Airbus A-320 (NEO) Due to Technical Snag
Author: 0 India Grounds Hundreds of Airbus A-320 (NEO) Due to Technical Snag

Low cost carrier IndiGo on Friday rubbished reports that its aircrafts had been grounded due to the faulty Pratt & Whitney engines that resulted in the cancellation of 84 flights . The airline which purchased A230neo (New Engine Option) aircraft with engines by Pratt & Whitney has been facing technical trouble with the engines.

Author: 0 China urges U.S. and North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats

The move appears to have de-escalated rising tensions, which had many observers concerned that the USA and North Korea were headed towards nuclear war . Sputnik News, a Russian site, reported that the Chinese Customs Agency said it would participate in sanctions against North Korea , which is nearly entirely reliant on China for trade.

Global Media PM Modi has created 'environment of hatred' in Kashmir: Rahul Gandhi
Author: 0 PM Modi has created 'environment of hatred' in Kashmir: Rahul Gandhi

Expressing happiness at senior government officials recognising innovative ideas being shared, the Prime Minister said both young and the old must work together for India's betterment. The Kashmir problem can not be resolved by either bullets or by abuses. The change will take place when we embrace every Kashmiri . Over 18 lakh people have been identified, whose income is much higher than their declared income and therefore, they have to clarify this, Modi added.

Global Media Karti Chidambaram asked to appear before CBI on August 23
Author: 0 Karti Chidambaram asked to appear before CBI on August 23

The agency is seeking to interrogate Karti in the case relating to FIPB clearance given to INX Media for receiving funds from Mauritius when P Chidambaram was the Union finance minister. "We are not interested on satisfying ourselves with the merits of the case against you. That's the job of our investigation officer", said CJI Khehar.

Global Media Venezuela: the Parliament is made to confiscate his powers
Author: 0 Venezuela: the Parliament is made to confiscate his powers

In recent days Venezuelans have watched as a steady parade of top officials, including Maduro, kneeled before the assembly charged with rewriting the 1999 constitution and recognized it as the country's supreme authority. In a statement Friday it said that the ANC's decree was "void" and its acts were "illegal and unconstitutional". With chief prosecutor Ortega, who had accused Maduro of human rights abuses, out of the way, the assembly on Tuesday ordered that cases of protesters detained ...

Global Media Three juveniles found dead at home in Prince George's County
Author: 0 Three juveniles found dead at home in Prince George's County

Donelan did not identify the children, give their exact ages or say how they might be related. All three girls were found with trauma to their bodies, but the exact cause of death is not yet known. An adult family member discovered the bodies Friday morning and called 911 shortly after 7:30 a.m. Authorities said they are investigating what exactly happened in the home.

Global Media Tennessee Rep. Cohen to introduce articles of impeachment against President Trump
Author: 0 Tennessee Rep. Cohen to introduce articles of impeachment against President Trump

However, even one of Trump's staunchest supporters, U.S. Sen. "No moral president would ever question the values of Americans protesting in opposition of such actions, one of whom was murdered by one of the white nationalists". The PRRI survey was conducted August 2-8, before last weekend's white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va. Trump's statement that "both sides" deserve blame for the resulting violence has prompted criticism from Republicans and Democrats alike.

Global Media War in Yemen causing starvation, cholera — United Nations aid chief
Author: 0 War in Yemen causing starvation, cholera — United Nations aid chief

Houthi rebels were responsible for killing or wounding 414 children with al-Qaeda and ISIL blamed for the rest. The report covered the past year, and counted 502 children killed by the Saudis, including 349 killed in airstrikes. Before the conflict, Yemen had been making progress, with fewer people hungry and rising school enrolment, O'Brien said in his statement. "Yemeni militias detained three employees of the USA embassy separately and took them to an unknown place", the source said.

Global Media Man Who Burned Retina During 1962 Eclipse Warns Others of Viewing Dangers
Author: 0 Man Who Burned Retina During 1962 Eclipse Warns Others of Viewing Dangers

Even Tomososki's eye doctors can tell the solar eclipse caused damage to his eye. Tomososki simply looked up at the sky with his naked eyes. "How many of them are going to say, 'Something happened to my eyes?'" he told Today . Those in areas experiencing the full eclipse can safely look directly at the sun at precisely one moment. "It looks like someone took a hole punch and just punched out the photoreceptive cells in the retina", Van Gelder said.

Global Media Lafayette man on anniversary trip missing after deadly attack in Barcelona
Author: 0 Lafayette man on anniversary trip missing after deadly attack in Barcelona

Heidi Nunes-Tucker and her husband, Jared Tucker , were on vacation, celebrating their first wedding anniversary in the city. A picture taken moments shortly the attack depicts a happy couple enjoying sangrias on the promenade. One friend, Danny Gomez, told KTVU that Tucker owns a pool company in Martinez that he runs with his father, and his wife is a sixth grade teacher at El Sobrante Christian School.

Global Media Trump ends manufacturing jobs council after 8 resign
Author: 0 Trump ends manufacturing jobs council after 8 resign

On the call, the chief executives of some of the largest companies in the country were debating how to proceed. But Trump's tweet was released only after members of both groups had already chose to disband, according to The Wall Street Journal .

Global Media OKCupid bans crying Nazi Christopher Cantwell for life
Author: 0 OKCupid bans crying Nazi Christopher Cantwell for life

Some held torches, others chanted " Jews will not replace us ". Cantwell moved to New Hampshire as part of the Free State Project, a movement trying to persuade 20,000 libertarians to move to New Hampshire. Heyer, 32, was killed when white supremacist James Alex Fields Jr . plowed his auto into a crowd of counterprotesters. On Tuesday, Donald Trump blamed "both sides" - the far-right marchers and those there to protest them - for the violence , adding that there were "very fine ...

Global Media US, Japan step up defence cooperation to counter North Korea
Author: 0 US, Japan step up defence cooperation to counter North Korea

Estimates by civilian experts cloud the picture. While North Korea's Deputy Ambassador Kim In-ryong expressed interest in negotiations during his conversation with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, he cautioned that the worldwide community shouldn't expect the nuclear program to be immediately on the table.

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Author: 0 Police presence expected at "Free Speech Rally" on Boston Common

On social media they called for residents with medical experience to attend as "peacekeepers" and supplement security. "They were fine with everything that was put in front of them today", he said on Greater Boston . As we seek in our democracy-and our academic community-to appreciate and understand difference, we speak of tolerance and the fundamental importance of free speech and respect for diverse points of view.

Global Media In case $510M wasn't enough, the Powerball jackpot has jumped again!
Author: 0 In case $510M wasn't enough, the Powerball jackpot has jumped again!

Prizes range from $4 for matching just the Powerball to $1 million for matching all five numbers (but not the Powerball). The $510 million references the annuity option, in which players have the prize money paid out over 29 years. We would love to see someone in Arkansas win the big prize. The odds of winning are one in 292.2 million. The next drawing is at 10:59 p.m. ET on Saturday.

Global Media Penn State approves six-year contract extension for James Franklin
Author: 0 Penn State approves six-year contract extension for James Franklin

Only Michigan's Jim Harbaugh, Alabama's Nick Saban, and Ohio State's Urban Meyer would make more. Known as a great recruiter, Franklin wasn't getting it done on the football field, until the 2016 season. It was Penn State's first Big Ten title since 2008 and first outright championship since 1994 as the Nittany Lions ended No. 7 in the final Associated Press poll, their best finish since 2005.

Global Media Trump Scraps Plans for Third Business Council Amid Charlottesville Fallout
Author: 0 Trump Scraps Plans for Third Business Council Amid Charlottesville Fallout

After taking office, he tapped two real estate developers to head up a council aimed at guiding Trump's promised $1 trillion infusion into infrastructure. The council, which was supposed to have no more than 15 members representing real estate, finance, labor and other sectors, was created to study and make recommendations to the president regarding the funding, support and delivery of infrastructure projects.

Global Media Chris Long Joins Malcolm Jenkins's Anthem Protest
Author: 0 Chris Long Joins Malcolm Jenkins's Anthem Protest

I've said before that I'd never kneel during the anthem. Earlier in the month, Jenkins had expressed reservations about continuing the protest, questioning whether doing so would put the spotlight remained on the players rather than the causes to which they're trying to draw attention.

Author: 0 Australian government under threat after Deputy PM's citizenship row

Parliament's sitting week had ended, and it was too late for the Senate to refer her to the High Court. But unlike the deputy PM, who holds a lower house seat, Nash sits in the upper house Senate. The meaning of section 44 (i) has not been read by the High Court as an absolute bar on a candidate being a foreign citizen. In all, six politicians are caught up in the scandal but there may be many more with citizenships they are unaware of.

Global Media Mumbai stray dogs turn blue in color due to industrial waste
Author: 0 Mumbai stray dogs turn blue in color due to industrial waste

Unfortunately, the Navi Mumbai Animal Protection Cell soon confirmed that blue dogs actually exist in Mumbai , and are the cause of excessive pollution. According to the Times of India , local fishermen also submitted a complaint to the state government in 2016 after fish started dying in large quantities in the same river due to pollution from nearby factories.

Global Media Sierra Leone braces for more floods amid mass burials
Author: 0 Sierra Leone braces for more floods amid mass burials

Burials and rescue efforts have continued amid amid the threat of further disaster after mudslides hit the capital Freetown, with some 600 people missing and feared dead. Mr. Ibrahim noted that at least 109 children were counted among the several hundred people killed in the disaster that struck on Monday. Burials have begun as an estimated 600 people remain missing.

Global Media Turkey condemns German reluctance on customs union expansion
Author: 0 Turkey condemns German reluctance on customs union expansion

Germany has a large Turkish diaspora and it contains a broad range of opinion on Turkish politics. Yet the presence of loud demonstrators, a relative rarity during her rallies, hinted at the lingering tensions that have dogged Merkel since the refugee crisis exploded two years ago - and the residual anger that could inject uncertainty into the September 24 election outcome.

Global Media Turkey's Erdogan calls on expats to vote against Germany's Merkel
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan calls on expats to vote against Germany's Merkel

Erdogan also used the coup to call for a referendum to expand executive authority in Turkey. "SPD [Social Democrats], the Green Party are all enemies of Turkey", he said. The German leader didn't acknowledge the protests in a 32-minute speech that covered the campaign themes of the diesel scandal, her CDU's hewing to a balanced budget and pledges to increase domestic security.

Global Media Osinbajo off to Rwanda
Author: 0 Osinbajo off to Rwanda

The President was accompanied by First Lady Margaret Kenyatta. Kagame was able to seek a third term after a 2015 referendum saw 98 per cent of the electorate in favour of changing the constitution to allow him to run in the August polls. In attendance at the Amahoro stadium are presidents Faustin Archange Touadera of the Central African Republic, Brahim Ghali of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Ismail Omar Guelleh of Djibouti, Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger.

Global Media Trump elevates US Cyber Command to independent status - RT America
Author: 0 Trump elevates US Cyber Command to independent status - RT America

He said the move is not a response to any particular incident - such as Russian hacks during the 2016 election - but is a reflection of the command´s growing importance. Its only defensive operations are to protect the United States' classified networks. The elevation will mean the head of Cyber Command will eventually report directly to the secretary of defense.

Author: 0 Pennsylvania jobless rate unchanged as payrolls hit record high

State labor statistics released Friday show that the Norfolk area unemployment rate dropped to 2.8% in July from 2.9% in June. That was likely largely due to a large increase in the number of jobs. The unemployment rate is ticking down slightly locally as statewide employment numbers reach lows not seen in nearly two decades. That measure, many economists' top labor market indicator, was above July 2016 and at its highest level since mid-2008.

Global Media Students celebrate 'impressive' results at New College Durham
Author: 0 Students celebrate 'impressive' results at New College Durham

Excited students gathered at the Altrincham campus this morning and eagerly opened their results with anticipation, revealing an exceptional pass rate of 97 per cent and a 10 per cent increase in high grade achievement (A*-B). "This is a momentous day for our A-Level students who have worked extremely hard to reach this point, and their determination and diligence is evident in the exceptional grades they have achieved".

Global Media Vice President condemns terror attack in Barcelona
Author: 0 Vice President condemns terror attack in Barcelona

The department said Friday that diplomats from the USA consulate in Barcelona are continuing to work with local authorities to identify victims and provide assistance to Americans. The police claimed that the attackers were carrying bomb belts, which were later detonated by the bomb squad, adding that the Cambrils incident was linked to the van attack in Barcelona .

Global Media At least 18 killed as gunmen attack restaurant in Burkina Faso
Author: 0 At least 18 killed as gunmen attack restaurant in Burkina Faso

In that attack on the Cappucino Restaurant and the Splendid Hotel in the heart of Ouagadougou, at least, 30 people were killed, whilst about 56 others were wounded. "There is a feeling of despair". African nations launched a new multinational military force to tackle Islamist militants in the Sahel last month, but it will not be operational until later this year and faces a budget shortfall.

Global Media Donald Trump likely to resign by fall: Tony Schwartz
Author: 0 Donald Trump likely to resign by fall: Tony Schwartz

For Americans who don't support Trump-that's a lot of folks, considering the president's approval rating is hovering at about 37 percent-Schwartz warned that they have to keep up the pressure if they want the billionaire to resign. Earlier this year, Schwartz predicted that Trump would resign and then "declare victory", telling CNN's Anderson Cooper , "I surely believe that at some point over the next period of time, he's going to have to figure out a way to resign".

Global Media Heat builds as severe weather takes aim at Lehigh Valley
Author: 0 Heat builds as severe weather takes aim at Lehigh Valley

Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. A storm with high winds and heavy rain was reported in the Okarche area in northern Canadian and southern Kingfisher counties and moving east, northeast just before 5 a.m. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 5 miles per hour becoming west northwest in the afternoon. "Weather becomes mostly dry later Saturday through Saturday night and dry for Sunday into Sunday night as high pressure builds ...

Global Media One Suspect Arrested Several People Were Stabbed In Finland, Says Police
Author: 0 One Suspect Arrested Several People Were Stabbed In Finland, Says Police

The perpetrators were later seen at Kauppakatu, a street dividing the two squares, escaping north towards Maariankatu. "People are asked to leave and avoid the centre of Turku". Witnesses came to her aid before an ambulance arrived. Finnish prime minister Juha Sipilä said he is closely following the ongoing police operation.

Global Media China, US agree to boost military ties amid North Korea crisis
Author: 0 China, US agree to boost military ties amid North Korea crisis

A military solution would be "absolutely horrific", Dunford told reporters after the meetings, according to The Associated Press. "What is unimaginable is allowing [North Korean leader Kim Jong-un] to develop ballistic missiles with a nuclear warhead that can threaten the United States and continue to threaten the region".

Global Media Nawaz, sons failed to appear before NAB
Author: 0 Nawaz, sons failed to appear before NAB

To monitor and supervise the work of NAB as well as to oversee the proceedings of the accountability court, the Supreme Court has nominated one of its judges, Justice Ijazul Ahsan, whose nomination has been challenged by the ousted premier in his review petition against the Panama Papers case verdict.

Global Media United Kingdom guarantees soft border with Ireland
Author: 0 United Kingdom guarantees soft border with Ireland

We want to explore a potential future programme post-2020 with the Northern Ireland Executive and Irish Government. The government's Department for Exiting the European Union acknowledged that " unprecedented " solutions would be needed to preserve the peace process and maintain the benefits of an open border after Britain leaves the EU, its single market in goods and services and its tariff-free customs union .

Global Media Government to avoid a hard Irish border post-Brexit
Author: 0 Government to avoid a hard Irish border post-Brexit

In the spirit of Mr Barnier's "clock is ticking" comments, the commission spokesman welcomed the publication of the paper as a "positive step". On Wednesday, the media reported that European Union citizens would be permitted to travel to the United Kingdom without visas after Brexit, but there would be a limited number of people who would be permitted to work in the country.

Global Media Bullets or abuses will not help resolve Kashmir issue: Modi
Author: 0 Bullets or abuses will not help resolve Kashmir issue: Modi

Modi also elaborated upon his vision of a "New India " - an India free of corruption , poverty, terrorism, casteism and communalism. " Independence Day thus showed the vast gap between what Modi preached from the ramparts of the Red Fort and what is actually been put into practice".

Global Media Trump Goes After Graham and Flake on Twitter
Author: 0 Trump Goes After Graham and Flake on Twitter

President Trump this morning went after two Republican senators who criticized his comments about the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday. Trump's first target was SC senator Lindsey Graham, who had urged the president a day earlier to unite the nation. Scarborough said that these attacks would hinder Trump's ability to get anything done with Congress because they would be seen as attacks against every Republican in the Senate.

Global Media South Korea proposes joint inquiry with North into Japanese colonial rule
Author: 0 South Korea proposes joint inquiry with North into Japanese colonial rule

Kim said if the United States continues with "extremely unsafe reckless actions" around the peninsula and test the "self-restraint" of North Korea, it will "make an important decision as it already declared". The missile plans were previously announced. "I say this with confidence that there will be no war on the Korean Peninsula ever". U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters in Washington on Tuesday, "We continue to be interested in trying to find a way to get to dialogue, ...

Global Media Severe Storms Possible Thursday In Metro Detroit
Author: 0 Severe Storms Possible Thursday In Metro Detroit

There is a slight risk of severe weather but that threat would be isolated and not widespread. Storms are likely to return Friday afternoon into the night. This means the rain and storms chances will decrease and the heat will increase Sunday into a few days next week with temps slightly above the seasonal average.

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