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Aug 31 2017

Bodies of 19 Rohingyas recovered as boat capsizes in Teknaf

On Wednesday, four bodies of Rohingyas were recovered from Naf river after a boat, carrying around 25 Rohingyas, capsized. The accident took place on Wednesday night in...

Aug 31 2017

Trump prepares to survey damage from Harvey

President Trump found himself in a coif conundrum Monday after he mixed up two blond, Finnish journalists during a press conference with the Nordic country's president. P...

Aug 31 2017

ISRO to launch India's first private navigation satellite IRNSS-1H today

Nellore: The stage set for the launch of the eighth satellite of the Indian Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS-1H) on board a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)-C39 a...

Aug 31 2017

Republican Spending Package Could Trigger Confrontation With Trump

Trump has always been a divisive figure within the Republican Party itself. Among conservative voters, 52% said Trump should listen more to Republicans with government ...

Aug 31 2017

DMK warned not to make Madras HC a political platform

Emerging from a meeting with governor Rao as part of a delegation comprising Communist and MMK leaders, the VCK chief said, "The governor told us that since those 19 MLAs...

Aug 31 2017

Central Texas blood bank has 'growing' need for donations after Harvey

Otto urged all eligible donors, particularly platelet donors, O-negative whole blood donors and AB plasma donors, to make an appointment sooner rather than later. Additio...

Aug 31 2017

Waterloo: Delays and disruptions as station reopens

Focus has now shifted to the Charing Cross lines, where engineers have completely replaced three tracks into London Bridge and reorganised the layout so that from Septemb...

Aug 31 2017

Sandra Bullock Donates $1M To Harvey Victims

Trailers of kitchen supplies are on the ground to support 6 kitchens, each able to produce 10,000 meals a day, and 6 more trailers are on the way. "We're going to be ther...

Aug 31 2017

Jordan, Iraq reopen sole border crossing

The statement noted that the reopening of the border crossing will serve the interests of peoples and boost security, stability and development in the two neighboring cou...

Aug 31 2017

President Trump makes first visit to Missouri since election

Getting rid of the ObamaCare albatross might not be politically doable this year; but tax reform definitely is. They're never going to do it. The president said the U...

Aug 31 2017

Trump calls Saudi King Salman, urges resolution for Qatar dispute

Qatar's only land border with Saudi Arabia has only been blocked as a result. The White House says Trump discussed the issue Wednesday in a telephone conversation with ...

Aug 31 2017

Special Counsel Mueller Subpoenas Manafort's Spokesman, Former Attorney

Maloni, founder of the public relations firm JadeRoq, has been Manafort's representative since March. Mueller, a former head of the FBI, is investigating if Manafort wa...

Aug 31 2017

President Trump Speaking At Loren Cook In Springfield

Speaking at a manufacturing company in Springfield, Missouri, Trump called on Democrats to join his tax overhaul effort, which he said would also cut taxes and simpli...

Aug 31 2017

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Surveys Storm Damage Left By Hurricane Harvey

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 ...

Aug 31 2017

CNN anchor rushes to rescue man who drove into Harvey floodwaters

From the look of it, the man accidentally drove his truck in what he thought it was a road covered with water, running instead into 12 to 20 feet of floodwater. He profus...

Aug 31 2017

Royals end scoreless streak on Whit Merrifield HR

Inherited runners-scored: Cishek 1-0. They have won the last 18-of-21 home games during that stretch. Royals RHP Jason Hammel will start Friday at Minnesota in the firs...

Aug 31 2017

Trump goes on road trip to sell vague tax reform plan

The White House is dodging questions about the details, which will decide the plan's fate. He says overhauling the nation's tax system will be at the foundation of his ...

Aug 31 2017

Over 57000 army personnel to be redeployed

According to Defence Minister Arun Jaitley , perhaps for the first time after Independence, such a big and far-reaching reform process is being introduced in the Army. T...

Aug 31 2017

Hyundai Motor resumes automobile production in China after supply cut-off

The supplier resumed providing fuel tanks Wednesday, Hyundai spokesman Sohn Yong said, allowing its China plants to return to production gradually. The company did not pr...

Aug 31 2017

Child in Muslim foster home row may be taken out of Britain

Judge Sapnara said the girl's mother raised some concerns about the appropriateness of foster carers. Judge Sapnara chose to release an eight-page written order she had...