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All Flights Canceled as UK's Monarch Air Placed Under Administration

All Flights Canceled as UK's Monarch Air Placed Under Administration

Those who have booked a Monarch flight or holiday through another travel company or travel agent should contact them directly to see whether their trip is ATOL protected and for information on refunds. Thousands of passengers have had their holiday plans thrown into turmoil after Britain's fifth biggest airline collapsed into administration. Once the company entered insolvency, the Air Operating Certificate it needs to be able to fly was effectively suspended, which is why all outbound flights ... Read More

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Two women accused of Kim Jong Nam airport assassination plead not guilty

Two women accused of Kim Jong Nam airport assassination plead not guilty

Defence counsel Hisyam Abdullah, who represents Doan, told CNN the lawyer who was appointed by North Korea to watch the brief has been instructed by their embassy to disengage himself from observing proceedings. It shows her posing for selfies in January in Cambodia and in Kuala Lumpur a few days before the attack. "There were two policemen taking a man to the clinic who claimed that someone sprayed liquid on his face". Read More

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Amit Shah faults CM Pinarayi Vijayan for killings

Amit Shah faults CM Pinarayi Vijayan for killings

The BJP leader said political violence shoots up in Kerala whenever the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) comes to power. "Today, we invite UP CM Yogi to visit Kerala hospitals to learn how to run hospitals effectively", tweeted the CPM , which is bristling over BJP chief Amit Shah's attack today on Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan as he launched his party's yatra . Read More

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Honeypreet Insan, 'Daughter' of Ram Rahim Singh, Arrested by Police

Honeypreet Insan, 'Daughter' of Ram Rahim Singh, Arrested by Police

The arrest came hours after Honeypreet appeared on two private news channels interacting with reporters at an undisclosed location, even though the Haryana Police had been looking for her for more than a month. Honetpreet Singh who was booked for sedition and inciting violence in the aftermath of Singh's rape conviction had gone into hiding ever since. Honeypreet Insan, whose real name is Priyanka Taneja, denied reports that she had ever left the country or that her adopted father had ... Read More

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After denying permission, Yogi says Rahul Gandhi can visit Amethi

After denying permission, Yogi says Rahul Gandhi can visit Amethi

Mr Gandhi is scheduled to visit Amethi from October 4-6. Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee chief Raj Babbar termed the attempt to postpone Rahul's visit by the district administration an act of "cowardice and fear". Rahul Gandhi could take over as the president of the Congress party soon after Diwali this year, party MP Sachin Pilot said today in an interview with news agency Press Trust of India ( PTI ). Read More

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Trump says Tillerson 'wasting his time' pursuing negotiations with North Korea

Trump says Tillerson 'wasting his time' pursuing negotiations with North Korea

Mr Tillerson said, however, that Pyongyang had shown no interest in dialogue. That's a stance that runs counter to what others in the USA administration - including President Donald Trump - have said. In response to North Korea's continued weapons development this year, the UN Security Council agreed to increased sanctions on North Korea, gaining support from China and Russian Federation. Read More

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Former Pakistani Prime Minister's Indictment Postponed

Former Pakistani Prime Minister's Indictment Postponed

Earlier, the Central Working Committee of the PML-N passed a resolution reposing its confidence in the leadership of Sharif, Pakistani media reported. After hearing the arguments, the court subsequently issued non-bailable arrest warrants for Hassan Nawaz, Hussain Nawaz and Captain (retd) Muhammad Safdar while bailable arrest warrants for Maryam Nawaz. Read More

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Dallas Stars: Remembering Dave Strader

Dallas Stars: Remembering Dave Strader

The Glens Falls native reached the height of the broadcasting profession, calling National Hockey League games for 4 different franchises and for media giants ESPN and NBC. Prior to his work with the Stars, he was a play-by-play announcer for the National Hockey League on NBC. He brought his passion of the game into his work and it showed in his voice and in his enthusiasm during games. Read More

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Analysts slam Khawaja Asif's India-related statement at Asia Society

Analysts slam Khawaja Asif's India-related statement at Asia Society

India's position aligns with USA and Afghanistan on this subject, with New Delhi viewing the Islamic State threat as largely hyped and controlled by Pakistan. The issue is that US President Donald Trump's new strategy in relation to Pakistan, which was the main logistics center for the cargo transportation for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation coalition in Afghanistan, can ruin all relations between the countries. Read More

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Iran and Iraq to hold joint border drills

Iran and Iraq to hold joint border drills

The results of the referendum are yet to be declared, but a "yes" vote is expected. Earlier this week, Iraqi soldiers also took part in a joint military exercise with Turkey. Erdogan expressed sorrow that Iraqi Kurds had acclaimed the recent independence referendum with Israeli flags. After the vote, Iraq, Iran and Turkey demanded that the KRG surrender control over its outer border areas with Turkey, Iran and Syria. Read More

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Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner's Private Email Domains Under Investigation

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner's Private Email Domains Under Investigation

Even if Kushner used the personal account for mostly incidental items, as his lawyer insists, simply by virtue of being so close to the president everything he says and does is of interest to other parties. Their letter asked Kushner to double check that he had turned over every relevant document, including those from his " 'personal e-mail account, ' described to the news media, as well as all other e-mail accounts, messaging apps, or similar communications channels you may have used, or that ... Read More

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Russian, North Korea Diplomats To Meet In Moscow On September 29

He asserted on the need for the worldwide community to unite. However, the White House said it was "absurd" to suggest the U.S. had declared war. In a statement released last Friday, top DPRK leader Kim Jong Un responded to U.S. The US and South Korea most recently flew eight fighter jets and two bombers near North Korea in mid-September as a "routine" show of force. Such a war may not affect the continental US, but it would devastate the peninsula, he said. Read More

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Al-Shabab attacks base in Somalia, kills 15

Al-Shabab attacks base in Somalia, kills 15

The militants launched two massive bomb attacks at the Barire military base before making entry, and they claimed to have killed 17 soldiers in the attack. called Danab". "Seven people have been killed in the attack as they were in a public vehicle when the explosion hit their vehicle and killed them", Halane said to Xinhua, as quoted by Antara, Friday (9/29/2017) morning. Read More

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Mars city on Earth

Mars city on Earth

The hope is that the museum will inspire younger generations to pursue education in science and mathematics, ensuring continued innovation in the future. The project may also help address the challenges humanity faces such as water, food, and energy security. The walls of the museum will be fabricated under 3D-printed sand, which the UAE team thinks will be an essential building material on the Red Planet . Read More

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Militants attack Kabul airport during Mattis visit, United States strike hits civilians

Militants attack Kabul airport during Mattis visit, United States strike hits civilians

A statement issued by the Russian foreign ministry said that Pentagon's claims on Russia's aid to the Taliban were groundless. Rockets hit two civilian homes close to the airport. Mattis pledged that "through our partnership, we will suffocate any hope that al-Qaida or ISIS, Daesh, Haqqani or the Taliban have of winning by killing", referring to the militant groups operating in Iraq. Read More

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'We're not Nazis, you've shown that by electing me' - new Ukip leader

'We're not Nazis, you've shown that by electing me' - new Ukip leader

At the 2015 general election, Ukip won an extraordinary 13 per cent of the vote - beating the Liberal Democrats into fourth place - but was left with only one MP, Mr Carswell. A banner was superimposed with an image of Mr Farage posing as Adolf Hitler with the European Union logo in the background. A former soldier and police officer, Bolton won a tight seven-way race, taking 29.9% (3,874) of the overall votes. Read More

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Google to create separate unit for comparison shopping following European Union fine

Google to create separate unit for comparison shopping following European Union fine

Google now allows comparison shopping services to bid for ads at the top of search pages in Europe , the company said on September 27. Google - a unit of Alphabet Inc., based in Mountain View, Calif. All slots will be available to all bidders and none will be reserved for Google Shopping. Google spokesman Al Verney said: "Google Shopping will compete on equal terms and will operate as if it were a separate business, participating in the auction in the same way as everyone else", he said. Read More

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Watch 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS' 6min47.3s Nürburgring lap record

Watch 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS' 6min47.3s Nürburgring lap record

This makes it the quickest production vehicle to ever lap the famous German circuit, knocking the crown off the Lamborghini Huracan Performante and its time of 6:52 set earlier this year. To achieve this feat the vehicle calls upon some serious power figures thanks to a 3.8-litre twin-turbo boxer engine pumping out 515kW of power and 750Nm of torque send to the rear wheels via a PDK twin-clutch auto. Read More

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US, Russia Announce Plan For 'Spaceport' Near The Moon

US, Russia Announce Plan For 'Spaceport' Near The Moon

The station, which will be placed in orbit around Earth's moon, will serve not just as a living quarters for astronauts, but also as a jumping-off point for future missions that will take humans farther than they've ever gone before. "At the first stage, [the deep-space gateway] is supposed to use the American superheavy SLS in parallel with the domestic heavy rockets Proton-M and Angara-A5M ", Roscosmos officials said . Read More

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Teen Killed, Another Critical in Stabbing at School in New York City

Teen Killed, Another Critical in Stabbing at School in New York City

Police have not released the names of the victims or suspect. The bloody scissors were recovered from the scene, police sources said. "All our hearts are very heavy right now", said Mayor Bill de Blasio at an afternoon news conference. "Today, unfortunately, some families will not be feeling this security". The incident happened at P.S. 67, a building that houses multiple schools on Mohegan Avenue in West Farms just before 11 a.m. Read More

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Siemens Alstom merger creates European giant

Siemens Alstom merger creates European giant

Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser on Wednesday described the merger of his company's rail production unit with its French competitor Alstom as a bid to ensure their long-run global competitiveness. The merged company will be called Siemens Alstom , with headquarters based in Germany and rolling stock based in France. Kaeser said there was a lot of work to complete the deal and he said regulatory matters needed to be dealt with. Read More

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Canyon Fire grows to 2500 acres, only 5 percent contained

Canyon Fire grows to 2500 acres, only 5 percent contained

Two eastbound right lanes at Coal Canyon Road were closed to make room for firefighting equipment, which led to a traffic backup for about seven miles, a CHP spokesperson said. Evacuation orders were in place for multiple streets in Corona: Dominguez Ranch, San Alamada Road, San Ponte Road, San Viscaya Circle, San Sebastian Circle, San Ramon, San Alvarado, Mt. Read More

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