Monday September 21-st, 2020

PM Modi to feature in special episode with Bear Grylls PM Modi to feature in special episode with Bear Grylls

We admit that poaching is a concern. The last census in 2014 had counted 2,226 tigers. "Right now, we have several infrastructure projects and highways going through tiger reserves putting their future in jeopardy", wildlife conservationist Prerna Si...

Pakistani military plane crashes in Rawalpindi, kills 17

The crew members martyred in the incident, including two pilots, were: Lt Col Saqib (pilot), Lt Col Waseem (pilot), Naib Subedar Afzal, Havaldar Ibne Ameen and Havaldar Rehmat. An AP reporter at scene of the crash saw a burning house and some makeshi...

Boeing crashes: ex-engineer blames 'lack of resources' Boeing crashes: ex-engineer blames 'lack of resources'

The airline maintained its full-year guidance for a broadly flat profit after tax of between €750 million and €950 million, but tweaked its expected revenue per passenger growth to 2%-3% from 2%-4%. But the fuel bill increased 24% due to higher oil p...

President Trump threatens to impose tariffs on French wine President Trump threatens to impose tariffs on French wine

Such a finding would allow Trump to levy retaliatory tariffs. "The first point I want to make very clear to our American friends is that we are not targeting specifically American companies", he told reporters. Trump has imposed or threatened to le...

China’s first ‘cyber-dissident’ given 12-year jail term - Court China’s first ‘cyber-dissident’ given 12-year jail term - Court

The province's Mianyang Intermediate People's Court handed down the sentence after it "determined that Huang Qi is guilty of deliberately leaking state secrets" and was "guilty of illegally providing the secrets outside of China", it said in a state...

Teen said strangling fear made him knife officer Teen said strangling fear made him knife officer

In the order for them to be kept in jail, seen by Reuters, a judge said the two Americans showed "a total absence of self-control and critical capacity", describing them as risky to society. The Carabinieri police force, in a statement, said the two ...

4000 pilgrims set out for Amarnath Yatra 4000 pilgrims set out for Amarnath Yatra

Of the latest batch from Jammu , they said 1,544 pilgrims, including 207 women and 174 Sadhus, are heading for Pahalgam base camp for the yatra , while the rest of 1,131 pilgrims including 285 women and three children have preferred Baltal route.

United Kingdom plays Brexit hardball from a submarine base, pound tumbles United Kingdom plays Brexit hardball from a submarine base, pound tumbles

Johnson stepped up the government's preparations for leaving the European Union without an agreement as his senior officials warned that the country will have no choice, if the bloc does not change its approach to further negotiations. Asked about...

Cannabis to be legalised in five years say MPs Cannabis to be legalised in five years say MPs

Prior to the government introducing the new legislation, Trudeau said: "Obviously the current approach - the current prohibition of marijuana - has not worked to protect our kids, to keep the money out of the pockets of organised crime and that's why...

6 years old girl Youtuber Boram from south Korea earns 55 crore 6 years old girl Youtuber Boram from south Korea earns 55 crore

The building is located in Gangnam suburb of Seoul. Boram Tube Vlog has more than 17 Million Subscribers and her second channel, Boram Tube Toy Review has over 13 Million Subscribers. It pointed to clips in which the young vlogger pretended to give...

125 kilograms of rhino horns seized at Hanoi airport 125 kilograms of rhino horns seized at Hanoi airport

Separately, police in Vietnam earlier this week arrested three men for transporting seven frozen tiger carcasses from Laos to Hanoi, state media reported. Vietnam and China are frequent destinations for trafficked rhino horns. The busts follow a ...

Dead in Shootings near Eau Claire Dead in Shootings near Eau Claire

Kowalczyk did not tell WQOW-TV how investigators were able to determine who the shooter was. The suspected shooter is also one of the deceased. The sheriff didn't immediately return a phone message left by The Associated Press. The shootings 14.5 ki...

Rohingya refugees call for recognition in fresh repatriation talks with Myanmar Rohingya refugees call for recognition in fresh repatriation talks with Myanmar

Rohingya leaders and a top-level Myanmar government delegation have held fresh talks under terms of a 2017 repatriation deal between Myanmar and Bangladesh. The dialogue continued on Sunday for three and half hours, but no agreement could be reached...

There were two shark attacks off the coast of Florida this weekend There were two shark attacks off the coast of Florida this weekend

The 23-year-old competitive surfer will be OK after he was bitten on the elbow by a shark, but his friend believes the wound could have used a stitch or two. According to a report on WLWT , O'Rourke's friend, RJ Berger, saw the whole thing happen. C...

China: U.S. Shipped 'several million tonnes' of Soybeans China: U.S. Shipped 'several million tonnes' of Soybeans

The US-China trade war has curbed the export of US crops to China, with soybean sales falling sharply after Beijing slapped tariffs of 25 percent on American cargoes. The fall in imports also came as an outbreak of African swine fever disease swept t...

Pakistan condemns attack on Afghan VP candidate's office Pakistan condemns attack on Afghan VP candidate's office

USA envoy Zalmay Khalilzad , who is now visiting Kabul , appears to share that position. Pakistan condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, said Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal in a statement. Sunday was the first day...

Twin babies found dead in auto after being 'forgotten all day' Twin babies found dead in auto after being 'forgotten all day'

His court appearance came one day after his twins were found lifeless while strapped in their rear-facing auto seats as he left work on Friday around 4 p.m., local station CBS 2 News reported . "This is a tragedy of horrific proportions", Rodriguez'...

Afghan Soldier Kills 2 U.S. Service Members, Officials Say Afghan Soldier Kills 2 U.S. Service Members, Officials Say

The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday that President Donald Trump ordered him to reduce the number of American troops in Afghanistan by the 2020 election, The Washington Post reported. All but two were combat-related. Pompeo has sai...

Man detained after 4 found dead inside home: Canadian police Man detained after 4 found dead inside home: Canadian police

MARKHAM, Ont. - A 23-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in what police are describing as a quadruple homicide. Officers arrived at the home around 3 p.m. "He was a very nice guy and so helpful", Riaz said of outside the murder s...

Pope for action to avoid new boat tragedies in Mediterranean Pope for action to avoid new boat tragedies in Mediterranean

I invite you to pray with me for the victims and their families, and ask the heartfelt question: "Father, why?" Prior to this shipwreck, 669 people died in the Mediterranean Sea so far in 2019. In the same way, it spurred the disciples to ask Jesus h...

UP: Drunk man bites snake into pieces after it bit him UP: Drunk man bites snake into pieces after it bit him

Dr NP Singh, Etah, says, "His condition is serious". During the function, a snake suddenly appeared from somewhere and the entire people ran away to safety, but Raj, who was heavily drunk, caught hold of the snake and chew it with his teeth, after ...

Obama shares African Americans’ letter slamming Trump for racism Obama shares African Americans’ letter slamming Trump for racism

While sharing it on Twitter, Obama praised the former team of his presidential term, writing, "I've always been proud of what this team accomplished during my administration". Michelle Obama tweeted: "What truly makes our country great is its divers...

At least 52 dead in Brazil prison riot At least 52 dead in Brazil prison riot

The riot was the latest such deadly uprising in Brazil , one of the most violent countries in the world. In January 2017, almost 150 prisoners died during three weeks of violence in several Brazilian prisons as local gangs backed by Brazil's two...

Johnson officially moves into Downing Street with Carrie Symonds Johnson officially moves into Downing Street with Carrie Symonds

Our Union is the most successful political and economic union in history. "But there is scope to do a new deal", Johnson said during a visit to a naval base in Scotland. It will "have a broad remit and will handle write rounds", particularly focuse...

Russian opposition leader may have been poisoned, says doctor Russian opposition leader may have been poisoned, says doctor

Test results weren't back yet, so it remained unclear what the substance might be. FILE PHOTO: Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny , who is charged with participation in an unauthorised protest rally, walks before a court hearing in Moscow ,...

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