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Global Media OIC urges Myanmar to allow investigation into Rohingya issue
Author: 0 OIC urges Myanmar to allow investigation into Rohingya issue

The rally participants also submitted a memorandum of their demand to the government through Chief District Officer Ramesh KC. A large number of Muslims, including women and children, have been burnt alive, lynched to death or lost their lives while fleeing the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya people.

Global Media Life could be possible inside the warm caves of Antarctica
Author: 0 Life could be possible inside the warm caves of Antarctica

Recently, a team of Australian scientists has revealed that the ice caves present under the Antarctica's ice are so warm that it might support the existence of plants and animals inside it. The research been published in the global journal Polar Biology and was supported by Antarctica New Zealand and the Marsden Fund. "I thought it would be interesting to have a look into if we could see any signs of life, such as plants and animals, in the cave given that the conditions there are ...

Global Media Hurricane Irma smashes into mainland Florida
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma smashes into mainland Florida

Irma is expected to cause billions of dollars in damage to Florida - a major tourism hub with an economy that generates about 5% of U.S. gross domestic product. President Donald Trump has signed a disaster declaration that should speed federal funding to damaged areas in Florida . Three people have died in vehicle accidents linked to the storm as high-powered winds made driving incredibly unsafe.

Global Media Crosswinds Are the Culprit for Delta's Irma Cancellations
Author: 0 Crosswinds Are the Culprit for Delta's Irma Cancellations

Delta Air Lines ( DAL ) said Monday it has cancelled almost 900 flights, including many at its Atlanta hub, because of strong winds. Army National Guard Spc. American has a hub at Miami International, and Southwest has a large operation at Fort Lauderdale. "I would suspect people will be trying to book flights into Florida to see what damage has been done to their property", said Albany International spokesman Doug Myers Sunday, referring to the many Capital Region residents who own ...

Global Media Bangladeshi Foreign Minister: What is happening in Burma is ethnic cleansing
Author: 0 Bangladeshi Foreign Minister: What is happening in Burma is ethnic cleansing

The government of Myanmar, a majority Buddhist country where the roughly one million Muslim Rohingya are marginalized, has repeatedly rejected charges of "ethnic cleansing". Rohingyas who have fled Myanmar since then said the military responded with a brutal campaign, burning villages and attacking civilians in a bid to drive them out.

Global Media Dozens of Dogs Left Tied Up in Florida as Hurricane Irma Approached
Author: 0 Dozens of Dogs Left Tied Up in Florida as Hurricane Irma Approached

Virgin Islands Tuesday night. "Wherever Hurricane Irma goes, we'll be there first", Pence said . President Donald Trump's Mar-A-Lago resort is evacuating ahead of Hurricane Irma making landfall. Trump's Mar-A-Lago resort has survived through hurricanes before. He said Irma was unsafe and life-threatening. Trump received a $17-million insurance payout in 2005 for damage caused by Wilma to the private club.

Global Media No other state gets hit by hurricanes as often as Florida
Author: 0 No other state gets hit by hurricanes as often as Florida

Officials in Monroe County, where the Keys is located, told Reuters that most of the islands still lacked fuel, electricity, running water and mobile service. The Tampa Bay area is now in the in the sights of Hurricane Irma . CNN meteorologist Judson Jones said the severity of the storm surge depended on which side of the storm Tampa was on.

Global Media Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will co-sponsor Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all bill
Author: 0 Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will co-sponsor Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all bill

Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) announced Monday that he will be co-sponsoring Sen. "You should not be punished because you are working class or poor and be denied healthcare". Shortly after Booker announced that he would co-sponsor the bill, Merkley announced he was joining his colleagues on Twitter. Warren wrote. "Everything should be on the table - and that's why I'm co-sponsoring Bernie Sanders' Medicare for All bill that will be introduced later this month".

Global Media 'Bad Joke!' Top Merkel Aide Blasts Turkey's Travel Advisory For Germany
Author: 0 'Bad Joke!' Top Merkel Aide Blasts Turkey's Travel Advisory For Germany

Chancellor Angela Merkel and other senior German politicians on Sunday dismissed a travel warning for their country issued by Turkey amid persistent tensions between the two nations. Relations further deteriorated after the detention of several German citizens including Deniz Yucel, a correspondent for Die Welt newspaper. Turkey's Foreign Ministry cited increased right-wing and racist rhetoric before Germany's September 24 election in the warning it circulated Saturday.

Global Media Russia Could Restrict US Diplomats' Parking Rights in Consulate Retaliation
Author: 0 Russia Could Restrict US Diplomats' Parking Rights in Consulate Retaliation

Lavrov pointed out that the decision had not been made official so far, but that the idea was under serious consideration. Addressing a news conference on Monday, Lavrov said, "If they have taken parity as a criterion ... diplomatic presence in Russian Federation to 455 people. In response, Kremlin retaliated by ordering the U.S.to cut embassy and consulate staff down to 455 personnel.

Global Media Air National Guard Couple Wed In Uniform Amid Hurricane Irma Rescue Operations
Author: 0 Air National Guard Couple Wed In Uniform Amid Hurricane Irma Rescue Operations

Walker issued Executive Order 254 on September 8th, which authorized Wisconsin's adjutant general to call Wisconsin National Guard troops to state active duty to assist Florida. Though Irma's path is still subject to change, forecasts now show the hurricane making landfall as a Category 4 storm Sunday morning on the southern tip of the Florida peninsula.

Global Media California files lawsuit against Trump administration over DACA repeal
Author: 0 California files lawsuit against Trump administration over DACA repeal

The different claim documented by 16 different states, a coalition drove by New York Attorney General A.G. Schneiderman, noticed that more than 78 percent of youngsters secured by DACA originated from Mexico. Democratic Attorney General Xavier Becerra's lawsuit filed Monday makes similar legal arguments to a suit filed last week by 15 states and the District of Columbia.

Global Media Average US gas price jumps after Harvey shuts refineries
Author: 0 Average US gas price jumps after Harvey shuts refineries

Nationally, the average price of gasoline was $2.67 a gallon, up five cents from seven days earlier, while Georgia's average of $2.75 was six cents higher during the same period, according to the auto club. "Harvey may be long gone, but his wrath continued to drive gasoline prices up in much of the country in the last week". Gas prices climbed last week during the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, which cut USA refining capacity, and in anticipation of Hurricane Irma's impact.

Global Media Irma weakens to Category 1 Hurricane but still poses threat
Author: 0 Irma weakens to Category 1 Hurricane but still poses threat

In one of the largest US evacuations, almost 7 million people in the Southeast were warned to seek shelter , including 6.4 million in Florida alone. We are taking precautions, but we got it. After leaving Florida, a weakened Irma is expected to push into Georgia , Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee and beyond.

Global Media Kate Middleton Is Once Again Suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum
Author: 0 Kate Middleton Is Once Again Suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum

Kate and Prince William are now expecting their third child and the announcement made the entire world very happy. When asked how the duchess was, he said , " I haven't seen her for a while but I think she's OK ". Unfortunately, that won't happen now that Kate Middleton is pregnant. The couple also have a daughter, two-year-old Princess Charlotte . However, there's one clue in the official statement released by Kensington Palace that alludes to the idea Middleton may be earlier ...

Global Media NATO forces in Afghanistan apologise for 'highly offensive' propaganda leaflet
Author: 0 NATO forces in Afghanistan apologise for 'highly offensive' propaganda leaflet

US forces in Afghanistan on Wednesday apologized for dropping " highly offensive " leaflets that showed a passage from the Quran superimposed onto the image of a dog. The incident prompted widespread protests and led to multiple deaths. Parwan Gov. Mohammad Hasem called the distribution of the leaflet "unforgivable", according to Reuters , and said whoever was responsible for it would be "tried and punished".

Global Media Remembering the September 11 attacks
Author: 0 Remembering the September 11 attacks

Once again the iconic " Tribute in Light " in New York City is shining brightly into the night sky and will continue to do so all-day. At the State House there will be a flag lowering, moment of silence, and reading of names marking the hour the towers were attacked.

Global Media Court asks INEC to proceed with Melaye's recall
Author: 0 Court asks INEC to proceed with Melaye's recall

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of an Abuja Federal High Court on Monday dismissed the suit by Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye , challenging his recall process, instituted by his constituents. The duty of the constituents is to write and submit their petition to the electoral body. In his judgment, Justice Dimgba held that contrary to Melaye's contention, there was no provision in section 69 of the Constitution requiring his constituents to afford him fair hearing before sending such petition to INEC.

Global Media OIC Summit in Astana: Nazarbayev urges modernize thinking for achieving industrial revolution
Author: 0 OIC Summit in Astana: Nazarbayev urges modernize thinking for achieving industrial revolution

Commenting on terrorism, Ghani said the phenomenon was a risky threat to the region and the world and said all the countries must work together to overcome extremism, read the statement. The agreement was reached during a meeting between President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev who arrived at the President's residence for a one-on-one meeting.

Global Media We are lucky to have De Bruyne says Guardiola
Author: 0 We are lucky to have De Bruyne says Guardiola

Jesus and a brace from Leroy Sané secured the significant victory but the afternoon belonged to De Bruyne, and post-match Guardiola stated that they are a " lucky club " to have him in the side. "Unfortunately he's injured, but hopefully he will come back as soon as possible". Of course it was courageous because Mane was coming. "He had his eyes on the ball but that doesn't mean he isn't endangering his opponent", the former Liverpool defender said, referring to the law which reads ...

Global Media Florida hit by power cuts as storm Irma weakens
Author: 0 Florida hit by power cuts as storm Irma weakens

The category 4 storm veered north of Barbuda, sparing it from a second direct hit. "The hurricane winds lashed the shutters violently, throughout the night", he wrote in a text message, "making sleep impossible". "The surge is yet to be finished". Up and down the wide, sandy beaches of Pinellas County are traditional "old Florida" waterfront hotels such as the Don Cesar, a coral pink 1920s hotel on St.

Global Media Sissoko explains why this season is 'totally different' for him at Tottenham
Author: 0 Sissoko explains why this season is 'totally different' for him at Tottenham

The London club started their campaign with a 2-0 win away at Newcastle United, but followed that up with a 2-1 defeat to Chelsea and a 1-1 draw with Burnley, both of those games played at their temporary home of Wembley. We have got to prove that we are at that level. "We will just get on with our job and we will keep producing performances like this", Kane revealed. We didn't do great a year ago.

Global Media Hurricane Irma forces millions to evacuate
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma forces millions to evacuate

For the first time in modern history, three hurricanes in the Atlantic are lined up in the most risky of ways, according to Eric Blake , a hurricane specialist at the National Hurricane Center . Eustatius - areas less likely to be seriously affected. At NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, an image was created using visible light data from NOAA's GOES-East satellite imagery at 7:45 a.m.

Author: 0 Russia refuses to budge on N. Korea

Yesterday the U.S. envoy to the United Nations said North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was "begging for war" . "I and President Putin also agreed that the missile development pursued by North Korea is a wrong path and it is an urgent task to ease tension on the Korean peninsula", he told reporters.

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Global Media Tenth Named Storm Of 2017 Atlantic Season
Author: 0 Tenth Named Storm Of 2017 Atlantic Season

Forecasters are now tracking three hurricanes in the Atlantic Basin: Irma , Jose, and Katia. Conditions should allow it to remain an extremely powerful storm as it tracks in on the USA coastline, with evacuation beginning in the Florida Keys.

Global Media Another anti-white nationalist protest in Portland
Author: 0 Another anti-white nationalist protest in Portland

They also said seven suspects were in custody. The driver of a large truck was stopped and arrested by police after accelerating twice past a group of counter-protesters in Vancouver on Sunday afternoon. Gonzalez was arrested on a charge of reckless endangerment. They were met by a handful of Patriot Prayer supporters, according to local media. A group of far-right " Proud Boys " responded to the arrest by driving down the street and pepper spraying the counter-protesters, witnesses claim.

Global Media Several injured in Switzerland train collision
Author: 0 Several injured in Switzerland train collision

In 2010, a train on the Glacier Express service, which is part of the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn, derailed due to speeding. The Matterhorn-Gotthard-Bahn railway said as quoted by media that a train misfunctions led to the crash. Andermatt, in the Uri canton of central-southern Switzerland, is a historic ski town near the crossroads of several Swiss cantons. The collision occurred while the engine for a train was being moved to the front from the back, Reuters reported.

Global Media Floridians assess damages as weakening Hurricane Irma heads north
Author: 0 Floridians assess damages as weakening Hurricane Irma heads north

Florida Director of Emergency Management Bryan Koon said officials would wait until first light on Monday to begin rescue efforts and assess damage, adding he did not have yet any numbers on fatalities statewide. US President Donald Trump in a ceremony at the Pentagon to remember the victims of the September 11, 2001, attacks vowed a full response to Irma , as well as continued federal support for victims of Hurricane Harvey, which flooded Texas.

Global Media Trump Admin Asks Supreme Court to Block Ruling That Allows More Refugees
Author: 0 Trump Admin Asks Supreme Court to Block Ruling That Allows More Refugees

The issue of the scope of the ban has been playing out in the lower courts, but the Supreme Court is set to hear the larger issues concerning the merits of the case on October 11. That ruling upheld a district court's order. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit had said its ruling allowing refugees with resettlement agreements would take effect Tuesday, which Wall asserted could be disruptive.

Global Media Australian government confirms MLA lamb ad complaint
Author: 0 Australian government confirms MLA lamb ad complaint

Karcher, Buddhist Priest Matthew T. Fisher and well-known Jewish Rabbi in Nevada-California ElizaBeth Webb Beyer; also denounced lamb marketing using religious figures, which they said trivialized various religious figures; and urging withdrawal of the video ad.

Global Media Irma's strong winds causing damage in GA
Author: 0 Irma's strong winds causing damage in GA

Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles, and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 415 miles. "Irma is still a Category 2 hurricane and is moving north northwest through the Tampa Bay area". Stay with WSBTV.com and Channel 2 Action News over the next several days for the most updated information around the clock. In fact, on Sunday the National Weather Service office in Huntsville placed parts of north Alabama under a tropical storm watch.

Global Media Christian couple sue Church School over transgender issue
Author: 0 Christian couple sue Church School over transgender issue

The parents said a similar situation happened with their eight-year-old son at the same school two years ago. "Nigel and Sally plan to argue the school's policy allowing students to dress as the opposite gender doesn't act in the best interests of their students", the Sunday Times reports.

Global Media Trump and first lady prepare to commemorate September 11
Author: 0 Trump and first lady prepare to commemorate September 11

Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts . Moments of silence have also been held to observe when the south World Trade Center tower collapsed on September 11, 2001, and when United Airlines Flight 93 crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

Global Media Weakened but risky Irma lashes Florida with wind, rain
Author: 0 Weakened but risky Irma lashes Florida with wind, rain

Packing winds of 130 miles per hour, Hurricane Irma blasted Florida over the weekend, first making landfall in the Florida Keys as a Category 4 storm. Several school districts, Georgia State University in Atlanta and the University of Georgia in Athens announced there will be no classes on Monday.

Global Media Nine Egyptian policemen killed in Sinai blast
Author: 0 Nine Egyptian policemen killed in Sinai blast

Five police officers were injured in the shootout that took place in the neighbourhood of Agouza, Giza governorate, during a raid on two suspected terrorist hideouts, Sputnik reported. At least 23 Egyptian soldiers were killed when suicide vehicle bombs tore through two military checkpoints in North Sinai in July, in one of the bloodiest assaults on security forces in years.

Global Media Rohingya refugees recount village massacre by Myanmar military
Author: 0 Rohingya refugees recount village massacre by Myanmar military

Mainly Buddhist Myanmar does not recognise its stateless Muslim Rohingya community, labelling them as "Bengalis" - illegal immigrants from Bangladesh. Turning to Myanmar's de facto leader, Nobel Peace Prize victor Aung San Suu Kyi , Awad noted that she is a part of the violence and he does not know why she was given a Nobel Peace Prize.

Global Media USA revises draft United Nations sanctions proposal on N. Korea: diplomats
Author: 0 USA revises draft United Nations sanctions proposal on N. Korea: diplomats

Kim Jong Un's regime "is closely following the moves of the USA with vigilance", its state-run Korean Central News Agency said Monday, citing a statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Mexico's foreign minister, Luis Videgaray, has led the diplomatic push as he also seeks to convince the United States to keep the North American Free Trade Agreement in place.

Global Media China Urges US to Halt THAAD Deployment in S Korea
Author: 0 China Urges US to Halt THAAD Deployment in S Korea

The United States has called for a vote on Monday on a UN resolution that would impose the toughest-ever sanctions on North Korea, a move that could lead to a showdown with the country's biggest trading partner China and its neighbour Russian Federation.

Global Media North Korea: US will pay for Nikki Haley's 'tongue-lashing'
Author: 0 North Korea: US will pay for Nikki Haley's 'tongue-lashing'

North Korea has responded to criticism from a United States ambassador by calling her a "prostitute" who is "swishing her skirt", reported The Independent . administration will have to pay a dear price for her tongue-lashing", the KCNA said of Haley, according to Bloomberg . "North Korea is behaving very badly, and it's got to stop", Trump said.

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