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World Indian court grants bail to Hindu armed group founder
Author: 0 Indian court grants bail to Hindu armed group founder

Last week, Purohit, in his application for bail, had told the court that he had been in jail for the last nine years and was entitled to be granted bail. After being posted at Deolali near Nashik in Maharashtra, Purohit allegedly came in contact with Ramesh Upadhyay, a retired major who had set up Abhinav Bharat, an extreme Hindutva group , that Purohit became a part of, the report said.

World Barcelona attack suspect Abouyaaqoub thought to be van driver - govt official
Author: 0 Barcelona attack suspect Abouyaaqoub thought to be van driver - govt official

Spanish police continued the search on Monday for the man who they consider to be the final member of a cell that carried out vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby town that killed 14 and injured more than 120 others. Police have confirmed that the suspect at the centre of a major manhunt following the Barcelona terror attack did drive a van down Las Ramblas . Catalan official Joaquim Forn told local radio in the province: "Everything suggests the van driver is Younes Abouyaaqoub ".

World Neymar scores twice on home debut as PSG go top
Author: 0 Neymar scores twice on home debut as PSG go top

Arsenal and Liverpool are set for disappointment in the race for Julian Draxler after Paris Saint-Germain reportedly decided they do not want to sell the attacker. Still: $263 million? That's a hard sum for many to swallow, particularly when you consider what one could purchase with those funds instead of a single player.

World It's going to lash - Hurricane Gert is arriving with force this weekend
Author: 0 It's going to lash - Hurricane Gert is arriving with force this weekend

Minimum temperatures will be no less than 14 or 15 degrees Celsius. Grahame Madge, a spokesman from the Met Office , told MM: "By the time the storm gets to our waters it will be wrapped up in another weather system and any sign of Hurricane Gert will be the warmth of the air within the remaining air mass".

World Cloudflare drops neo-Nazi site Daily Stormer
Author: 0 Cloudflare drops neo-Nazi site Daily Stormer

PayPal also made the decision to ban " hate groups " from raising money using its services. In an email to staff obtained by Gizmodo , Cloudflare CEO Matthew Prince said he "woke up this morning in a bad mood and chose to kick [Daily Stormer] off the Internet".

World Resident found dead in on-campus family housing community
Author: 0 Resident found dead in on-campus family housing community

Multiple media outlets report the violence occurred shortly after midnight Sunday in a single-family residence at the Baity Hill family housing community. Residents in the complex have expressed concern over the incident even after police reassured them that there was no threat of danger. "We have two kids, and I always felt safe here so to know something happened next door in a really safe environment is pretty scary".

World Did You Know There's Going to Be an Eclipse?
Author: 0 Did You Know There's Going to Be an Eclipse?

That will occur as the sun rises in Honolulu at around 6:20 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 21. The countdown continues to the big celestial event coming Monday; the solar eclipse . in 1918. ECLIPSE CALENDAR: A list of the 80 additional solar eclipses that will occur in the US this century and the states in which they will be visible.

World S.Korea, US begin annual military drills
Author: 0 S.Korea, US begin annual military drills

Article 2 of the mutual defense treaty between the USA and the Republic of Korea signed at the end of the Korean War in 1953 says that "The Parties will consult together whenever ... North and South Korea are technically still at war after the 1950-53 Korean War ended with a truce, not a peace treaty. Japan's Kyodo news agency reported on Monday that a confidential United Nations report found North Korea had continued to evade U.N.

World Punjab minister assures cooperation to contain dengue
Author: 0 Punjab minister assures cooperation to contain dengue

The railways minister said that the PTI Chief Imran Khan used to humiliate the Punjab government during dengue attack in Punjab and he did not even come to Lahore during the attack even to express solidarity with the people of the provincial capital.

World Donald Trump condemns Barcelona terrorist attack, offers aid
Author: 0 Donald Trump condemns Barcelona terrorist attack, offers aid

Mr Trump first sent out a tweet offering aid to Spain after Thursday's van attack in Barcelona that left at least 13 dead and more than 50 wounded. Taylor's grandmother, she said, agrees that Trump's comments about the general have been "just plain wrong" - especially given Pershing's efforts to cultivate support among the Phillippines' Muslim communities when he was governor.

World Top US general: North Korean nuclear attack is 'unimaginable'
Author: 0 Top US general: North Korean nuclear attack is 'unimaginable'

Kim appeared in photos sitting at a table with a large map marked by a straight line between what appeared to be northeastern North Korea and Guam, and passing over Japan - apparently showing the missiles' flight route. Trump warned North Korea last week it would face "fire and fury" if it threatened the United States, prompting North Korea to say it was considering plans to fire missiles towards Guam.

World South Asia floods affect over 16 million
Author: 0 South Asia floods affect over 16 million

The death toll from drowning, snakebite, house collapse and landslide triggered by monsoon rains and floods rose to over 600 people, officials said on August 19. The deluge has badly damaged railways and roads. Further to the east in India, at least 122 people have died in the States of Assam and West Bengal.

World Anti-Muslim Australian senator wears burqa in Parliament
Author: 0 Anti-Muslim Australian senator wears burqa in Parliament

Senators and MPs have special identifying pins, and it was this pin Hanson had attached to her burqa. Attorney-General George Brandis drew applause when he said his government would not ban the burqa, and chastised Hanson for what he described as a "stunt" that offended Australia's Muslim minority.

World Iranian lawmakers approve Rouhani's second-term Cabinet
Author: 0 Iranian lawmakers approve Rouhani's second-term Cabinet

Addressing the parliament before the votes, Rouhani pointed to the 2015 nuclear deal that opened the economy for business, and said Iran can achieve more by being united. The president then shifted his focus to the priorities of his second-term foreign ministry, deeming them "preserving the nuclear deal" first, and "economic activities" as second.

World Vermont leaders condemn Trump comments on Charlottesville
Author: 0 Vermont leaders condemn Trump comments on Charlottesville

Rep. André Carson, D-Ind., is among those criticizing Trump's comments. The President mourned the death of counter-protester Heather Heyer in a tweet and condemned James Alex Fields, the alleged driver of the vehicle which plowed into the crowd in Charlottesville , killing her.

World Manchester City's Samir Nasri set to join Antalyaspor after Sevilla loan
Author: 0 Manchester City's Samir Nasri set to join Antalyaspor after Sevilla loan

The France global touched down in Turkey to discuss terms with the Super Lig side on Sunday as he nears the exit door at the Etihad Stadium. Nasri fell out of favour with manager Pep Guardiola last summer. Nasri has also managed to win two League Cup trophies in Manchester. The midfielder is going to coin it in with wages of around £3.6million per year.

World Counterprotest of 40K Upstages 'Free Speech Rally' in Boston
Author: 0 Counterprotest of 40K Upstages 'Free Speech Rally' in Boston

The counterprotesters marched through the city to the Common, where many gathered near a bandstand abandoned earlier by conservatives who had planned to deliver a series of speeches. Multiple social justice groups from ME will travel to Boston to take part in Saturday's rally, speaking out against hatred and white supremacy. Congressional candidate Samson Racioppi told WCVB-TV that he didn't realize "how unplanned of an event it was going to be".

World Ten Sailors Missing After US Warship Collision Near Singapore
Author: 0 Ten Sailors Missing After US Warship Collision Near Singapore

Japan Standard Time, as the McCain was on its way for a routine port visit in Singapore, the Navy said . Search and rescue mission has been launched by the USA and Singapore authorities. The accident comes just days after the Navy fired the top three officials from the USS Fitzgerald for their role in a deadly collision with a cargo ship on June 17 off the coast of Japan.

World Bournemouth vs Watford 19 August 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions
Author: 0 Bournemouth vs Watford 19 August 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

We prepared very well and the players did everything like we prepared. For Howe, all his preparation went to waste as the Cherries served up their second insipid performance on the trot after an opening-day defeat at West Brom. Silva was able to celebrate the first three points of his career as Hornets manager on Saturday, as second-half goals from Richarlison and Etienne Capoue saw Watford past a rather tame Bournemouth side at Dean Court.

World Micah Harris' Forecast: All eyes on the solar eclipse forecast
Author: 0 Micah Harris' Forecast: All eyes on the solar eclipse forecast

The biggest question for Monday will be cloud cover that may affect viewing the solar eclipse. We kept the temperatures in check today thanks to plenty of clouds along with a few passing light showers. Highs will once again be in the low 90s with feel like temps approaching 105 in spots. A chance of showers or storms later in the day. Lows in the lower 70s.

World $5000 Drone Used to Fly Meth Over Border Near San Ysidro
Author: 0 $5000 Drone Used to Fly Meth Over Border Near San Ysidro

Agents found Rivera with the methamphetamine in a lunch box and a 2-foot drone hidden in a nearby bush. Other agents in the area were immediately placed on the lookout for the drone, said CBP officials. Agents examined the bag and found multiple packages of methamphetamine. The CBP agent arrested the man and searched the surrounding area, about two miles west of the San Ysidro Port of Entry.