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11 dead in Mumbai building collapse

11 dead in Mumbai building collapse

The playschool was scheduled to open at 10 a.m., two hours after the building collapse. The injured were admitted to the J J Hospital. According to fire brigade sources present at the spot, "There were around nine families staying in the building".


Trump Confuses Two Blond Finnish Reporters During Press Conference

Trump Confuses Two Blond Finnish Reporters During Press Conference

He says in an East Room press conference Monday that "every asset" he can muster is at the disposal of local officials in Houston and other areas suffering under historic rainfall and flooding. "We are very protective of that region ". He specifically mentioned an attack that occurred earlier this month, where a man stabbed eight people, killing two in the Finnish city of Turku.


Rohingyas die as boat capsizes in Naf river

Rohingyas die as boat capsizes in Naf river

Eighty kilometers stretch of Naf river is included in the 271. Sanjukta Sahany, a spokeswoman for the IOM in Cox's Bazar, on the Bangladesh border with Myanmar, released the latest figures as human rights groups and advocates for the Rohingya say the Myanmar army was retaliating for attacks by Rohingya militants by burning down villages and shooting civilians.


Will private sector role boost India's quest for space exploration?

Will private sector role boost India's quest for space exploration?

The IRNSS-1H is a replacement for IRNSS-1A whose atomic clocks had failed because of which it could not be used for several applications. The 1,425-kg satellite is all set to start its journey from the second launch pad of the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota , riding space organization's trusted launch vehicle PSLV-XL.


N-Out Is Taking Smashburger to Court Over This Big Cheeseburger

N-Out Is Taking Smashburger to Court Over This Big Cheeseburger

But while the U.S. Central District Court of California moves forward with proceedings, both sides are taking the name game seriously. California-based In-N-Out certainly didn't invent the idea of tossing more than one patty and slice of cheese between a hamburger bun, but the burger chain with an intense cult following did trademark a couple names for it: The brand trademarked "Double-Double" for its double cheeseburger in 1963 and "Triple Triple" for its triple cheeseburger in 1966.


Qatar announces government holidays for Eid Al Adha 2017

Qatar announces government holidays for Eid Al Adha 2017

MANILA- Malacañang has declared September 1 a regular holiday in observance of the Muslim festival Eid'l Adha or the Feast of Sacrifice . Eng. Maitha bin Adai, CEO of Traffic and Roads Agency, Chairperson of the Traffic Management and Handling of Operational Plans during Annual Events Team, said, "The RTA has prepared operational plans to manage the traffic during Eid Al Adha holiday, a frequently congested period during this time each year".