Monday October 23-rd, 2017

Lumley, Freetown area - Sierra Leone - Mudflow - Situation as of 15/08/2017, Grading Map Lumley, Freetown area - Sierra Leone - Mudflow - Situation as of 15/08/2017, Grading Map

Bayraytay, who also doubles as lead communicator for the disaster management in Sierra Leone, told Xinhua in an interview they have temporarily provided shelter for the homeless in various schools across the city and that they are now providing dry f...

The A-level results day 2017: what's next for your students? The A-level results day 2017: what's next for your students?

After all the hard work, here's what you need to know about results day 2017. But there are plenty of items we'd advise carrying in any case. You then follow the steps below - ask for advice, search for vacancies in our search tool , and contact uni...

White supremacist Richard Spencer's speaking request denied by the University of Florida White supremacist Richard Spencer's speaking request denied by the University of Florida

Despite the seriousness of Charlottesville , barring Spencer's views from being expressed on campus in the future "is a very hard position to sustain", he said. Spencer is a leader in the "alt-right" movement, blamed for a deadly outburst following ...

Grace Mugabe asks for diplomatic immunity in SA assault case Grace Mugabe asks for diplomatic immunity in SA assault case

The wife of Zimbabwean dictator Robert Mugabe is facing legal action after being accused of attacking a young woman at a party in South Africa . She has a short temper - perhaps in evidence last weekend when she allegedly assaulted a model who...

Rep. Rodney Davis urges Trump to 'go back' on Charlottesville remarks Rep. Rodney Davis urges Trump to 'go back' on Charlottesville remarks

Trump initially blamed " many sides" for the violence and avoided calling out the far-right by name. "You had a group on the other side that came charging in without a permit and they were very, very violent ". Ryan's Democratic opponent, Randy ...

Manila death toll rises to 32 from drug war Manila death toll rises to 32 from drug war

Caramat said the operations they conducted were legal and that they prepared for over a month before executing the anti-drug sweep. Similarly, the number of suspected drug dealers killed by Indonesian police has more than tripled so far this year f...

'Palaniswami-faction should remove Sasikala clan from AIADMK' 'Palaniswami-faction should remove Sasikala clan from AIADMK'

Reports suggested the Prime Minister might play a role in merging the two camps which had fallen out after former TN CM J Jayalalitha's death. The OPS faction made the removal of Sasikala and her family from the party a pre-condition to any merger,...

Three men shot and killed at the Great Lakes Dragaway Three men shot and killed at the Great Lakes Dragaway

Willie Coleman said his business became a crime scene Sunday night, August 13th. Three people were shot, but their current condition is unknown. Mitchell, an annual competitor of the event, said there was armed security at the dragaway when the s...

Sturgeon brands transitional Brexit trade plan 'daft' Sturgeon brands transitional Brexit trade plan 'daft'

But during this period, it would also expect to be able to negotiate its own worldwide trade deals, something it can not do as an EU customs union member. Britain could keep the same customs arrangements with the European Union for an interim period ...

VENEZUELA: US Wants Latin America To Increase Pressure On Maduro - Pence VENEZUELA: US Wants Latin America To Increase Pressure On Maduro - Pence

Pence met with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos to talk about the unrest in Venezuela and curbing the flow of drugs into the U.S. The unpopular Maduro, struggling with a disintegrating economy at home and increasing diplomatic isolation overs...

Google to ban white supremacist website that was forced out by GoDaddy Google to ban white supremacist website that was forced out by GoDaddy

Following the violence which occurred during a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday, which left one person dead and 19 injured following a auto attack, the Daily Stormer went on the offensive with a post mocking the ...

Britain's Big Ben to remain silent till 2021 while it gets renovated Britain's Big Ben to remain silent till 2021 while it gets renovated

The Elizabeth Tower , which houses the Great Clock and Big Ben (also known as the Great Bell ), is now undergoing renovation work. Steve Jaggs, the keeper of the Great Clock , said: " Big Ben falling silent is a significant milestone in th...

Nawaz Sharif challenges Panamagate verdict, files 3 petitions in SC Nawaz Sharif challenges Panamagate verdict, files 3 petitions in SC

In a landmark verdict, the apex court's five-judge larger bench on unanimously disqualified Nawaz due to his failure to disclose his "un-withdrawn receivables, constituting assets" in his nomination papers filed ahead of the 2013 general elections.

PM Modi vows to fight terrorism, corruption PM Modi vows to fight terrorism, corruption

Prime Minister Modi during his hour-long speech also referred to newly-launched GST , Benami Law and the bankruptcy law in India . "Internal security is our priority". The Prime Minister also said that since the National Democratic Alliance (ND...

China moves to halt £771m of imports from North Korea China moves to halt £771m of imports from North Korea

China stopped importing North Korean coal in February but total trade has risen, which prompted Mr Trump in July to accuse Beijing of failing to use its economic leverage to stop Pyongyang's pursuit of nuclear weapons. Both China and the United S...

President Trump Says He Might Pardon Former Arizona Sheriff President Trump Says He Might Pardon Former Arizona Sheriff

Last week , Arpaio said he'd accept a pardon from Trump but that he wasn't going to ask for one. Trump, who deleted his retweet without explanation, has called Arpaio a "great American patriot ". Cecillia Wang, deputy legal director of the Americ...

Obama's tweet on Charlottesville rockets to No. 3 'liked' of all Obama's tweet on Charlottesville rockets to No. 3 'liked' of all

By Tuesday morning, the tweet had more than 2.4 million likes, making it the second most-liked tweet of all time. Mr Obama's post-Charlottesville tweet knocked Ellen DeGeneres' iconic Oscars selfie with Bradley Cooper and other celebrities out of...

Top South Korean official: Trump comments 'very worrisome,' causing 'confusion' Top South Korean official: Trump comments 'very worrisome,' causing 'confusion'

South Korean Defence Ministry spokesman Lee Jin-woo said the drills, long a source of aggravation for Pyongyang, would go ahead as planned. Financial markets regard tensions between Pyongyang and Washington as more serious than in the past, South K...

Protestors Topple Confederate Monument in North Carolina Protestors Topple Confederate Monument in North Carolina

Durham deputies arrested a woman Tuesday afternoon in connection with the toppling of a Confederate statue outside the old Durham County courthouse Monday evening. According to the Herald Sun , 100 protesters who participated in counterprotests ag...

U.S. says still interested in dialogue with NKorea U.S. says still interested in dialogue with NKorea

The White House said in a statement that the Trump and Xi "agreed North Korea must stop provocative and escalatory behavior" and that both are committed to Korean denuclearization. "So, with all of the criticism over there ..., we need a president ...

Lincoln Memorial on National Mall defaced with graffiti Lincoln Memorial on National Mall defaced with graffiti

Work to remove the graffiti is underway. The letters were thought to have been there for a while. They are also removing "undecipherable vandalism" that was spray painted on a Smithsonian sign in the 1400 block of Constitution Avenue. "I served the g...

'Open letter' to Trump: Taliban urges United States to quit Afghanistan 'Open letter' to Trump: Taliban urges United States to quit Afghanistan

THE TALIBAN sent an open letter to US President Donald Trump yesterday urging him to end the 16-year occupation of Afghanistan. The Taliban spokesman said the current United States president has recognized the errors of his predecessors by seek...

US Senate primary is today US Senate primary is today

Attorney General. Nine candidates are running in Tuesday's special election, with the top two finishers squaring off against each other on September 25 if no one person receives more than 50 percent of the vote. Both Cornyn and Cruz were co-sponsor...

Kashmir: Terrorists attack Army camp in Kupwara, 1 soldier injured Kashmir: Terrorists attack Army camp in Kupwara, 1 soldier injured

Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, Munir Khan, said, "The terrorists initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars who were believed to be in the village". According to the report, these "lightweight and rugg...

Perseid meteor shower to peak this Friday night & early Saturday morning Perseid meteor shower to peak this Friday night & early Saturday morning

Past year an outburst of over 200 meteors per hour occurred, Cooke said. Saturday night may present a somewhat improved viewing opportunity. Cooke said the show would be slightly better in the predawn hours of August 12, but that there'd be a dec...

Manchester United should not target Danny Rose Manchester United should not target Danny Rose

Full-back DeAndre Yedlin will miss Newcastle's opening Premier League fixture against Tottenham through injury. Like Manchester City did for Kyle Walker , Chelsea are willing to double Danny Rose's current wages, which really isn't that ...

SNL Portrays Eric Trump With Intellectual Disabilities SNL Portrays Eric Trump With Intellectual Disabilities

The highlight of the night, and sure to be the water cooler topic of Friday, was Anthony Scaramucci ( Bill Hader ) FaceTiming into the show. "Once you just start doing it you kinda just get in the rhythm of the show again and it becomes a show", ...

Three jawans injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Uri Three jawans injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Uri

He said army men also effectively returned the fire. Ruqia Bibi was killed in Pakistan firing on the LoC in Bakakot area of Mendhar sector in Poonch in the morning, police said. Dhillon said, "These incidents are unfortunate; every month we lose ou...

Nigerian military raids United Nations camp for unclear reason Nigerian military raids United Nations camp for unclear reason

Rumors have spread that Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau may have been taking refuge in one of the United Nations buildings. The rumour was later dismissed as UN's Humanitarian Coordinator, Edward Kallon , called the raid unauthorized.

Toilet Ek Prem Katha Box Office Collection Day 1 & 2 (First Weekend) Toilet Ek Prem Katha Box Office Collection Day 1 & 2 (First Weekend)

The film features Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar in the major roles. Starring Akshay Kumar , Bhumi Pednekar and Sana Khan, "Toilet-Ek Prem Katha" is the story of a woman who leaves her husband on the first day of their marriage after discov...

White House Gets a Face-Lift While Trump's Out of Town White House Gets a Face-Lift While Trump's Out of Town

All furniture and carpeting have been removed from the Oval Office as it undergoes renovation work. The project was approved during the Obama administration. His advisers have temporarily moved to the Eisenhower Executive Office Building - adjacent t...

Freed Canadian Pastor Speaks of Harsh Labor During Imprisonment Freed Canadian Pastor Speaks of Harsh Labor During Imprisonment

During his first two months in captivity he shrunk from 198 pounds to 147 pounds, joking in Korean that he needed to lose weight, also noting his new brush cut. Many congregants on Sunday said they were relieved by the pastor's return because of heal...

NYPD Officer Shot In Cypress Hills, Standoff With Suspect Continues NYPD Officer Shot In Cypress Hills, Standoff With Suspect Continues

Officers found a semiautomatic pistol, a revolver, and ammunition at his side. The 29-year-old suspect's mother had called 911, reporting that her son was emotionally disturbed. He was joined by his parents, wife and partner, Officer Kory Barrer, a...

Military solutions 'locked and loaded' against North Korea threat: Donald Trump

The two leaders spoke overphone to discuss the escalating tension after Kim threatened the U.S. this week to fire missiles at Guam , a USA island territory, after the United States sponsored a resolution imposing new economic sanctions on Pyo...

IAS officer found dead in Ghaziabad IAS officer found dead in Ghaziabad

The story of the District Magistrate, Mukesh Pandey , who took the step to end his life is heartbreaking. A police team was immediately rushed to the mall but it could not trace him. My detailed suicide note is kept in a Nike bag in room 742 of a ...

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