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Iran signs deals to reconstruct power lines in Syria Iran signs deals to reconstruct power lines in Syria
- September 13, 2017

The contract was signed Tuesday with the Iranian company Mapna during a visit by Syrian Electricity Minister Zuhair Kharboutli, AP reported. "We are glad that good news is coming out about the situation in Syria these days, and the terrorists are facing defeat and complete elimination", Sattar Mahmoudi, Iran's caretaker energy minister, said during the signing ceremony. (more...)
Jimmy Kimmel and Seth Meyers mock Ted Cruz over porn tweets Jimmy Kimmel and Seth Meyers mock Ted Cruz over porn tweets
- September 13, 2017

Or, no. 4. Ted lost the presidential election, he's been bullied by Trump, he didn't get a Cabinet position, he's exhausted of being the uptight religious guy from Texas, and he just said, 'Screw it, I watch porn in public now. ABC's lone late-night personality got his licks in last night, when the " Jimmy Kimmel Live" host rode the man Trump dubbed "Lyin' Ted" over the Texas senator's recent online porn fiasco. (more...)
Security Council steps up sanctions against North Korea
- September 13, 2017

South Korea and Japan have welcomed the U.N. Security Council's new sanctions on North Korea in response to the country's latest nuclear test . If North Korea continues its risky path, we will continue with further pressure. North Korea said its September 3 test was of an advanced hydrogen bomb and was its most powerful by far. He explained that only a united council can provide the pressure needed to enable successful negotiations to take place to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula. (more...)
5 dead after Florida nursing home loses power due to Irma 5 dead after Florida nursing home loses power due to Irma
- September 13, 2017

A total of 115 people were evacuated from the home and taken to other facilities. The building has been sealed off while police investigate. The nursing home has apparently been without air conditioning since the storm. Wednesday morning. Ten million people are still without power in Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas after Hurricane Irma . He said he had been trying to have the unit fixed for days. (more...)
Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICPT) Sees Price Decrease - Down by 15.5810% Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICPT) Sees Price Decrease - Down by 15.5810%
- September 13, 2017

Laidlaw raised shares of Intercept Pharmaceuticals from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $115.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Friday, May 5th. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://weekherald.com/2017/09/12/intercept-pharmaceuticals-inc-icpt-upgraded-to-hold-by-valuengine.html. (more...)
One dead in Hollywood nursing home without power, police say One dead in Hollywood nursing home without power, police say
- September 13, 2017

Authorities were called to the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills in Hollywood just after 7:30 a.m., WPLG reports. Video from above the scene shows the buildings residents sitting on wheelchairs outside the nursing home. Power outages continue to plague the state, with 4.4 million customers still without power as of Wednesday morning, according to the Florida Division of Emergency Management. (more...)
Clinton Has 'No Doubt' Trump Team Helped Russians
- September 13, 2017

Mrs Clinton said she was "gobsmacked" by Mr Trump's upset victory, but will remain active in politics because of her grave concern that "our country's future is at stake". "In short, I thought I'd be a damn good President", she wrote in the book . " Trump was behaving in a deplorable manner", she said, citing the lewd Access Hollywood tape as an example. (more...)
Peru expelling North Korean ambassador over nuclear program Peru expelling North Korean ambassador over nuclear program
- September 13, 2017

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said after the council vote that it was important to change North Korea's policy by imposing a higher level of pressure on the country than ever before. The same factors that have driven their success-lack of state control and secretiveness-would make them useful fund raising and money laundering tools for a man threatening to use nuclear weapons against the US. (more...)
South Korea confirms traces of radioactive gas from North Korea's nuclear test
- September 13, 2017

KELEMEN: Well, it's not almost as strong as the one that the Trump administration proposed last week. McCain said the USA needs to increase its missile defense and other capabilities in South Korea and do more to pressure China to help. (more...)
Meritor, Inc. (MTOR) - JP Morgan Maintains Rating And Raises Price Target
- September 13, 2017

Stocks of Meritor, (NYSE:MTOR) transacted up 1.33% throughout intraday market trading on early Tue, reaching $21.37. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Meritor Inc (NYSE:MTOR) rating on Wednesday, September 6. Therefore 56% are positive. Meritor had 22 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets initiated the stock with "Outperform" rating in Monday, May 15 report. (more...)
Six-month cooling-off period for divorce under Hindu law not a must Six-month cooling-off period for divorce under Hindu law not a must
- September 13, 2017

The judgement was delivered by a two-judge bench of the SC comprising Justice Uday U Lalit and Justice Adarsh K Goel. The apex court said that this minimum period can be relaxed by the trial court in some cases owing to the certain situation after the estranged couple file a waiver application within a week of filing the first motion. (more...)
AIADMK sacks Sasikala as interim general secretary AIADMK sacks Sasikala as interim general secretary
- September 13, 2017

Sasikala stands expelled from the party and the post of the temporary general secretary forfeited. Party officials said the power to admit or dismiss a member rests with the party General Secretary. A combative Dhinakaran sought to play down the decision to annul the appointment of his aunt, indicating that the court could have a final say on the matter. (more...)
Full potential of Aadhaar not realised under UPA regime: Arun Jaitley Full potential of Aadhaar not realised under UPA regime: Arun Jaitley
- September 13, 2017

Jaitley went on to say that before 2014, financial inclusion was not a "centre stage agenda" of the government . The Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley said when the PMJDY was launched in August 2014, only 58% people had their bank accounts and 42% were outside the banking network. (more...)
Murdered Boy's Father Opposes Pre-Arrest Bail Pleas Of Ryan Group Trustees Murdered Boy's Father Opposes Pre-Arrest Bail Pleas Of Ryan Group Trustees
- September 13, 2017

The Pintos sought protection from arrest till they approach the court concerned in Haryana. Meanwhile, their son Ryan Pinto has also moved the high court. If the top management of the school can share in the "plunder and prosperity", why should it not face the rule of law because of vicarious liability, the petition said. (more...)
Telangana govt reschedules World Telugu Conference for December Telangana govt reschedules World Telugu Conference for December
- September 13, 2017

Few of which include usage of Telugu language in all government works from Secretariat level to Panchayat level, preference for people who have studied in Telugu medium for government jobs, Telugu as primary language in government and private schools and also one compulsory language in higher studies in state. (more...)
North Korea Threatens US After Sanctions Imposed By UN
- September 13, 2017

Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said the new measures would deprive Pyongyang of at least $800 million in annual export revenues, primarily from banning its textile exports, and when combined with previous sanctions, would cut off about 90 percent of North Korea's earnings from exports, according to RFE/RL. (more...)
Hurricane Irma continues battering north coast of central Cuba
- September 13, 2017

Photos from the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on the Landsat 8 satellite show some of Irma's effect on the British and U.S. Virgin Islands from space. Some islands fared better than others - vegetation on the west of Virgin Gorda (above) appears greener than the rest of the island probably because of shielding by hills in the island centre. (more...)
Two killed in bombing outside cricket stadium in Kabul Two killed in bombing outside cricket stadium in Kabul
- September 13, 2017

Cricket officials said that all the cricket players were safe. A statement in Bosnian on Islamic State's Amaq news agency said a suicide attack had been carried out on members of the Afghan security forces in Kabul, although it was not immediately clear whether the statement referred to the same incident. (more...)
US Supreme Court Allows Trump Refugee Ban to Continue US Supreme Court Allows Trump Refugee Ban to Continue
- September 13, 2017

All the 9th Circuit ruling did is "protect vulnerable refugees and the American entities that have been eagerly preparing to welcome them to our shores", the state's lawyers added. courts have limited the scope of that order, expect all of them to be overturned. Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin said he respected the Supreme Court's decision and is preparing for the hearing there on October 10. (more...)
USA plans to expand military ties with Myanmar amid atrocities against Rohingya USA plans to expand military ties with Myanmar amid atrocities against Rohingya
- September 13, 2017

Tens of thousands of Rohingya refugees are believed to be stuck at the border to Bangladesh. The attacks triggered a sweeping military counter-offensive that refugees say is aimed at pushing Rohingya out of Myanmar. The United Nations says more than 250,000 refugees, majority Rohingya, have fled Myanmar into Bangladesh since violence began last October. Unless Myanmar's security forces end their brutality in Rakhine and the government of Aung San Suu Kyi adopts a political response to the ... (more...)
Power restored to more than 500000 in Georgia since Irma
- September 13, 2017

Crews will travel this afternoon to Georgia where 1.5 million people are without power, to help Georgia Power restore power and set new poles, make repairs to downed lines and broken poles, barring any need to bring the team back earlier to join crews staying in Vermont. (more...)
One of two impeachment raps vs. Chief Justice Sereno hurdles House panel One of two impeachment raps vs. Chief Justice Sereno hurdles House panel
- September 13, 2017

Gadon's complaint, which was endorsed by 25 House members, accused Sereno of culpable violation of the Constitution, corruption, other high crimes and betrayal of public trust. The Chief Justice's spokesperson Carlo Cruz said their camp is hoping that the Congress will decide based on the merits of the case, and assert their commitment to democracy. (more...)
Americans pause to remember September 11 victims Americans pause to remember September 11 victims
- September 13, 2017

An anniversary ceremony , held each year on September 11, will take place at the 9/11 Memorial Plaza at the World Trade Center . On Sunday, friends and family members of the men and woman credited for fighting back that day gathered alongside National Park Service officials to break ground - and sound - on a metallic musical monument created to bring life to their voices once again. (more...)
Drone footage shows major damage from Hurricane Irma in Naples Drone footage shows major damage from Hurricane Irma in Naples
- September 13, 2017

Police across Florida are warning of criminal scams in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma . "My heart just pounded out of my chest the whole time", said Hally, 37. Floridians started to get a sense of how long they'll be in the dark. As the weather began to clear in the Carolinas Tuesday morning, the dozens of cancellations across the board to and from Florida began to disappear at Charlotte Douglas International, where passengers finally boarded flights to get back to the Sunshine State. (more...)
Brexit Talks Between UK, Brussels to Resume on September 25 Brexit Talks Between UK, Brussels to Resume on September 25
- September 13, 2017

Refusing to back legislation to sever Britain's political, financial and legal ties with the European Union would be a vote for a chaotic Brexit , Britain's Brexit minister David Davis said ahead of a parliamentary vote on Monday. Labour said the result was "deeply disappointing" and the Lib Dems described it as "a dark day for the mother of parliaments". In doing so, he seemed to cast aside calls from some governments for a "multi-speed" Europe, where countries aim for different levels ... (more...)
North Korea threatens USA with 'greatest pain' after United Nations sanctions North Korea threatens USA with 'greatest pain' after United Nations sanctions
- September 13, 2017

People perform for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a celebration for nuclear scientists and engineers who contributed to a hydrogen bomb test , in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on Sept 10, 2017. (more...)
Trump escalates aggressive rhetoric against North Korea Trump escalates aggressive rhetoric against North Korea
- September 13, 2017

The measures restrict oil imports and ban textile exports , and were approved after North Korea's sixth and largest nuclear test earlier this month. After North Korea performed its nuclear test, Nikki Haley, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, accused the isolated nation of " begging for war " and called for the harshest round of sanctions yet. (more...)
Saakashvili plans to unite Ukraine opposition against president Saakashvili plans to unite Ukraine opposition against president
- September 13, 2017

Backed by hundreds of supporters, Saakashvili made his way from Poland into Ukraine on September 10, breaking through a line of Ukrainian border guards. Saakashvili said in Lviv that he no longer had a Ukrainian passport, claiming it was "stolen by police" from a bus that had transported him into Ukraine. (more...)
Shraddha Kapoor Receives A Sumptuous Surprise From Prabhas Shraddha Kapoor Receives A Sumptuous Surprise From Prabhas
- September 13, 2017

Well apart from all this Prabhas even surprised his female co-star with some mouth watering Hyderabadi delicacies. "The actor made sure that he is treating his leading lady and making her feel home". Going by reports, it looks like Prabhas and Shraddha are having a blast on the sets. An ambitious hi-tech action drama, the teaser of the film showcases Prabhas in a badass avatar and promises hi-tech visuals. (more...)
Taiwan prepares for typhoon as hurricane batters US Taiwan prepares for typhoon as hurricane batters US
- September 13, 2017

Typhoon Talim, which some experts say is shaping up to be the most powerful typhoon of the year , was less 500 kilometers away from Zhejiang province at 10am this morning as it traveled northwest towards Taiwan . China's National Meteorological Centre warned on Tuesday that Talim could intensify and turn into a super typhoon as it churned towards Taiwan and Zhejiang and Fujian provinces on the mainland. (more...)

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