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Dhinakaran meets Governor, calls for floor test in TN

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On August 22, 19 MLAs met the governor and submitted individual letters informing him that they had withdrawn support to Palaniswami since corruption was rampant in the government headed by him. Dhinakaran is trying to hide his lack of courage in toppling the government by doing such public stunt. Meanwhile, the chief minister has claimed the backing of 124 MLAs, including nine of the Dhinakaran camp. Read More »

First OIC Summit on Science, Technology Opens in Astana

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A ceremonial guard of honor was set up for the Azerbaijani President at Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport in Astana . It is therefore imperative to address these challenges using available resources, especially as this Summit is only the starting point for finding solutions to the countless problems facing the Muslim world using science and technology, the official website of the summit reported. Read More »

U.S. airlines brace themselves, passengers for Hurricane Irma

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But as they scour the web for cheap flights, they've increasingly come upon a disappointing reality: most airlines have been charging well over $1,000 for round-trip flights to other US destinations. Hurricane season technically ends the end of November but the peak time is September 10", he said. All UA flight operations are now canceled Saturday and Sunday. Read More »

Turkey says citizens face 'racist treatment' in Germany

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Turkey's state-run news agency says a delegation of German lawmakers has arrived at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation air base in central Turkey to visit German troops stationed there. Earlier this year, Germany moved troops from Turkey's southern Incirlik air base to Jordan over a spat concerning lawmakers' access to German troops there. Read More »

One dead, 11 injured as under-construction flyover collapses in Bhubaneswar

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The sudden collapse is being blamed on poor construction while political leaders are pointing fingers at Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik to take responsibility for the situation. Revenue Divisional Commissioner AB Otta confirmed the report and said that rescue operation is now underway. Action should be taken against those who are guilty. Read More »

Colquitt County Schools closed Monday and Tuesday

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Hurricane Irma is forecast to make landfall in Florida Sunday, then move north into Georgia. School buses can not operate if sustained winds are over 30 miles per hour. 12 has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a future date. Any announcements will be made using the school district's automated telephone system, the district website, social media and local media outlets. Read More »

Rohingyas are illegal immigrants: Rijiju

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It has also sought a direction that Rohingyas be provided "basic amenities to ensure that they can live in human conditions as required by worldwide law". "This act would also be in contradiction with the principle of "Non-Refoulement", which has been widely recognised as a principle of Customary International Law", the plea said seeking a direction to the government not to deport them and other members of Rohingya community. Read More »

Russian President Putin says progress on North Korea impossible without dialogue

A draft sanctions resolution was circulated to the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday. No headway could be made without political and diplomatic tools, Putin said . Also Friday, French President Emmanuel Macron and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed North Korea by phone. "China, African, other Asian countries continue to trade with North Korea". Read More »

Putin rebuffs Moon's call for stronger sanctions on North Korea

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North Korea on Sunday had claimed it had successfully detonated a hydrogen bomb - sixth nuclear test carried out by the country - which possibly triggered a 6.3-magnitude artificial natural disaster. Russian President Vladimir Putin at the event said that he is neither Trump's wife nor husband. Putin said that Russian Federation would sue the USA over the closure, an action that was confirmed later by the Kremlin. Read More »

People like Ryon are going to shoot at Hurricane Irma

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A cool front will move into the state from northern New England and New York State, gathering moisture enough to produce showers and thunderstorms. Plenty of dry, sinking air underneath this feature will make for some very quiet weather across a large portion of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Read More »

Putin warns of 'global catastrophe' in North Korea impasse

Russian President Vladimir Putin pushed to find a diplomatic solution to the crisis on the Korean Peninsula Thursday, telling an economic forum that the United States could be playing into North Korea's hands by trying to ramp up the pressure on Pyongyang. Read More »

Military action against North Korea appears 'too horrific': UN Chief

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The UN chief has called on members of the Security Council to agree on a unified strategy to deal with North Korea and to avoid using a "confrontational rhetoric ." . That presumably would be a gift package for China rather than North Korea. Earlier Monday, South Korean Defense Minister Song Young-moo said that he asked his American counterpart, Jim Mattis, during talks at the Pentagon last week that strategic assets such as USA aircraft carriers, nuclear submarines and B-52 bombers be sent ... Read More »

China agrees to more United Nations sanctions on North Korea

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President Trump said Tuesday he is letting South Korea and Japan buy an "increased amount of highly sophisticated military equipment", an announcement that comes two days after North Korea said it successfully tested a hydrogen bomb. He said sanctions against North Korea are "useless and ineffective" and suggested the world offer security guarantees to Pyongyang. Pyongyang's Sunday test of what it described as a hydrogen bomb designed for a long-range missile triggered global alarm and ... Read More »

Indictments in case of Turkish gold trader Reza Zarrab

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Erdogan said it demonstrated the USA administration's "weakness". Zafer Caglayan , the former Turkish economy minister named in a USA indictment on September 6, was the highest-ranking of several former officials in the government of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan who US prosecutors accused of being involved in a conspiracy to help Iran violate prohibitions against using the US financial system. Read More »

Poster Boys full HD movie leaked online

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Directed by actor Shreyas Talpade, who also plays one of the three protagonists, the film manages to squeeze out whatever little humour the original had and replace it with asinine, loud gags unlikely to evoke laughter. The film is starring super star Suny Deol and his brother Bobby Deol in the lead roles. The film is entertaining and carries a message. This Friday, Poster Boys hit screens along with Arjun Rampal's Daddy with Hollywood movies like Logan Lucky and IT joining in. Read More »

Police Say Teenage Boy Suspected Of Starting Massive Oregon Wildfire

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Pushed by hot, boisterous east winds, the Eagle Creek Fire hurled flaming debris up to three-quarters of a mile and even jumped the Columbia to start a fire on the Washington side. in Cascade Locks", he said. "That's what drove the fire so much at the beginning of the week". "I wanted them to know about the fire, and I wanted the kids to be accountable". Read More »

Cop martyred in Anantnag, two terrorists killed in Sopore, Shopian

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Earlier today, he met chief minister Mehbooba Mufti to discuss issues of various range. Rajnath Singh reached here on Saturday on a four-day visit. He said the PMDP that envisages a developmental and infrastructural revolution in the state is the biggest financial package for J&K so far. She said the needs and problems of the people of the State have been recognized in the AoA and its implementation needs to be fast paced. Read More »

Southwest Airlines Flies Rescue Animals Stranded by Hurricane Harvey to San Diego

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Southwest Airlines flew the animals to San Diego to be adopted. The devastation is wide spread and countless volunteers from shelters, rescue groups, as well as animal lovers and veterinarians are working diligently to assist with the rescue, medical treatment and care of hundreds and hundreds of animal victims of Harvey's wrath and destruction. Read More »

Gov. Abbott Forms Commission To Aid Harvey Rebuilding Efforts

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Appearing alongside Abbott and preparing starting Thursday to travel with him the the counties affected by Hurricane Harvey, Sharp said he hopes to use as his guidepost the response of ordinary volunteers who stepped up to rescue people stranded in flooded homes and to make damaged property inhabitable one more. Read More »

Turkey membership talks hard but will continue, says European Union foreign policy chief

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Addressing local leaders of his ruling party in the capital Ankara , Erdogan said he would not allow his country to become an "appetizer" for elections in Germany or other European nations. Describing the latest Turkey-EU High-Level Political Dialogue in late July in Brussels as "good talks", Mogherini said that Turkey's geopolitical position is an important asset for the EU. Read More »

Better Call Behnken: AG Bondi's office reporting hundreds of price gouging complaints

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She said she contacted Delta and was told the price was a mistake and later fixed the error. The majority of complaints are coming from Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties, she said. Moments after S.C. governor Henry McMaster issued his state of emergency for the Palmetto State in anticipation of Irma's arrival, attorney general Alan Wilson issued a press advisory updating citizens on those laws. Read More »

United won't be fined for dragging incident, Department of Transportation decides

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Despite the backlash, the DOT told United Airlines it found no reason to issue a fine, according to a letter from May and obtained by passenger advocacy group, Flyers Rights , through a Freedom of Information Act request. According to a report in the Los Angeles Times , the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has decided not to punish United Airlines for its bad treatment of Dr. Read More »

Doklam standoff: Indian, Chinese army widen faceoff by 1 kilometre

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Addressing a seminar in New Delhi , Rawat also claimed that differences between India and Pakistan could not be reconciled. "We have to be prepared for conflict on the northern and western borders". The Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence, namely mutual respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity, mutual non-aggression, non-interference in each other's internal affairs, equality and mutual benefit, and peaceful coexistence, were endorsed by China and India in the 1950s, and have ... Read More »