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What Hurricane Irma left behind in the Caribbean

What Hurricane Irma left behind in the Caribbean Then the storm is expected to take aim at Florida , where hurricane watches and storm surge watches were issued Thursday morning, and officials imposed mandatory evacuation orders for parts of the Miami metro area and the Florida Keys. [Full Article...]

Huawei is Now the Second Largest Smartphone Brand in the World

Huawei is Now the Second Largest Smartphone Brand in the World Further, Counterpoint suggests preliminary numbers point to Huawei holding onto second spot in August as well. On Google Trends today is the news that Chinese smartphone maker Huawei hasovertaken Apple in global phone sales for the first time ever, making it the second largest smartphone maker in the world behind Samsung. [Full Article...]

Goods train derails, hits Central Railway services

Goods train derails, hits Central Railway services The Ranchi Rajdhani derailment takes the number of such incidents to four within the past 30 days - and the second since Prime Minister Narendra Modi chose to appoint Piyush Goyal as the new Union railway minister. All the passengers were reported to be safe and no one was injured in the incident. Platform number 15 at the Delhi station was closed for restoration work, a railway official said. [Full Article...]

Korea plans 'Frankenmissile' to destroy North's underground military bases

Korea plans 'Frankenmissile' to destroy North's underground military bases Members of Congress from both parties have called on US President Donald Trump not to withdraw from a free trade deal with South Korea in light of the missile threat from Pyongyang. Plans for the Gothic-horror-sounding weapon emerged the day after President Trump agreed "in principle" to scrap a 1,100-pound warhead weight limit on the South's missiles. [Full Article...]

Nigeria's economy on a U-Shaped Recovery

Nigeria's economy on a U-Shaped Recovery The bureau, however, stated that the growth recorded in quarter was 2.04 per cent higher than the rate recorded in the corresponding quarter of 2016 (-1.49 per cent). Damilola Ehinmitan, a banker, said that the naira to dollar exchange remained high at 305 in the interbank market and between 360 and 365 at the parallel market saying that did not reflect economic growth. [Full Article...]

No room for error: We can't afford defeat in Yaounde - Rohr

No room for error: We can't afford defeat in Yaounde - Rohr Nigeria are now one step closer to reaching the finals, with only the winning teams in the five qualifying groups going to Russian Federation next year. Eleven minutes into the second half, Victor Moses combined with gangling winger Moses Simon before slotting home from inside the box. Moses laid off for overlapping Ogenyi Onazi whose precise cross from the right was guided into the net by ... [Full Article...]

Modi cabinet set for Sunday shuffle

Modi cabinet set for Sunday shuffle Speculations on who all would be part of PM Modi's team are on but going by the previous record, the prime minister may again surprise everyone with his decision. In the first meeting, also attended by another top BJP leader, a detailed presentation on outreach plans for the states headed for elections in the coming years was delivered. [Full Article...]

Caixin China manufacturing PMI for August is 51.6, topping expectations

Caixin China manufacturing PMI for August is 51.6, topping expectations The PMI report said activity rose to its second-highest level in more than three years, as production picked up pace despite overseas demand for British goods easing from a near-record high in July. However, nearly 31% of companies said they experienced an increase in the price of materials required for their operations, generally linked to the rising cost of commodities. [Full Article...]

Virat Kohli surpasses Sanath Jayasuriya with 29th ODI hundred

Virat Kohli surpasses Sanath Jayasuriya with 29th ODI hundred Angelo Mathews and Lahiru Thirimanne steadied the ship after three early blows and put on a decent partnership for the fourth wicket . Batsman Manish Pandey, left-arm wristspinner Kuldeep Yadav and seamer Shardul Thakur may all have an opportunity in this match, with Kedar Jadhav , Yuzvendra Chahal and Bhuvneshwar Kumar the most likely to make way. [Full Article...]

West Nile Virus confirmed in Parma resident

West Nile Virus confirmed in Parma resident Two Guelph area residents have tested positive for West Nile virus . It brings the number of positive tests from mosquitoes in Perth County to six. When infected, some people will experience flu-like symptoms. During that time, people should wear insect repellent to prevent mosquito bites, the board of health said. [Full Article...]

U.S. approves first gene therapy for cancer

U.S. approves first gene therapy for cancer In a key study of 63 advanced patients, 83 percent went into remission soon after receiving the CAR-T cells. It is the first gene therapy to be allowed in the United States - a "historic" approval, the agency said. Because patients can develop life-threatening side effects weeks after the procedure, doctors will ask patients to stay within two hours of the hospital for up to a month. [Full Article...]

CEX suffers security breach that may affect up to two million customers

CEX suffers security breach that may affect up to two million customers The company says that it's working with the police and other "relevant authorities" to identify how the hackers bypassed its security systems. For "a small number of customers", it also says the breach may extend to encrypted data from expired credit or debit cards up to 2009. [Full Article...]

AAP wins Bawana by-election in Delhi by over 24000 votes

AAP wins Bawana by-election in Delhi by over 24000 votes But the BJP's questionable manner of coming to power in Goa and the fallout of the lynching deaths in other parts of the country have cost Parrikar a sizeable chunk of Catholic votes as well as the trust of the Church. One of the 12 reserved constituencies, Bawana has one of the largest concentration of voters-2.94 lakh-and is dotted with 26 villages, colonies, and slums. [Full Article...]

Dems hammer Trump for 'trickle down' tax plan

Dems hammer Trump for 'trickle down' tax plan It will, though, make the case that tax code changes , particularly the corporate rate, are necessary for improved economic conditions. He will speak at the Loren Cook Company , which designs and produces fans and similar equipment, in Springfield, the so-called birthplace of Route 66, which the official said is emblematic of Main Street America. [Full Article...]

Bangladesh offers Myanmar aid vs Rohingya

Bangladesh offers Myanmar aid vs Rohingya Satellite imagery analysed by New York-based Human Rights Watch showed widespread burnings in at least 10 areas in northern Rakhine State since the August 25 militant raids, the group said in a statement. "Around 6,000 Myanmar nationals have gathered on the border and are trying to enter Bangladesh", a senior Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) official told AFP, referring to the Rohingya . [Full Article...]

Mourinho refuses to take credit for Man United's super subs

Marcus Rashford scored the opener three minutes after coming on and Jesse Lingard and Marouane Fellaini combined for the second goal to complete United's third straight win of the Premier League season. Shakespeare's hope now is that all of his players will be returning after an worldwide break which also sees the transfer window's closure, with Danny Drinkwater, Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez h... [Full Article...]

Slum visit hits Aussies hard ahead of first Test

Slum visit hits Aussies hard ahead of first Test In 2008, Australia were scheduled to host Bangladesh for two winter Tests, but that series was postponed until 2010 due to a clash with the Beijing Olympics. Tamim, who is Bangladesh's highest scorer in both Test and ODIs, showed he belongs in a class of his own as he did not lose his composure while seeing off the pacers during the crucial early period. [Full Article...]

Tropical storm watch issued for NC coast

Tropical storm watch issued for NC coast The National Hurricane Center says there's a tropical storm watch in effect, meaning a system of clouds and thunderstorms could occur. The National Weather Service in Wilmington, North Carolina has issued a tropical storm watch after low pressure off the Georgia Coast may become a tropical storm as it moves northward towards the SC and North Carolina coast Monday afternoon through Tuesday ... [Full Article...]

Dera violence: Rajnath to hold high level meeting

Dera violence: Rajnath to hold high level meeting Speaking to reporters on the latest law and order situation in the state in the wake of Friday's violence in Panchkula after Ram Rahim was declared guilty by a CBI court, the CM said there had been no trouble anywhere since last night. She said it was the third such occasion when the Khattar Government has badly let down the people. They were Patiala, Sangrur, Ferozepur, Mansa, Faridkot, Bathi... [Full Article...]

Thousands Of Customers' HIV Status Revealed On Envelopes Mailed By Insurance Company

Thousands Of Customers' HIV Status Revealed On Envelopes Mailed By Insurance Company The two legal organizations have teamed up with attorneys from eight other organizations in a bid to represent these customers. The envelope had a plastic window that in some cases showed not just the customer's name and address, but also the names of medications, exposing some recipients' HIV status . [Full Article...]


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