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'Army Can't Be On Speed Dial': Mumbai Bridge-Building Plan Criticised

'Army Can't Be On Speed Dial': Mumbai Bridge-Building Plan Criticised

The Indian Army has been requested to build a new foot over bridge after the Elphinstone stampede. In a series of tweets, Goyal said "After unfortunate incident at Elphinstone Rd Station, a report was made for safety of commuters". He said an Army team will identify the spot, submit its foot overbridge design and plans to the railways before proceeding with the work. At the venue, Goyal said, "Army officers along with senior railway officials have done survey at these stations and have ...


Baghdad takes over control of border gate with Turkey

Baghdad takes over control of border gate with Turkey

Doctors Without Borders said yesterday that fighting between Iraqi forces and Kurdish fighters near the border threatens the delivery of humanitarian aid to half a million newly displaced civilians in northeastern Syria. Barzani in a televised speech Sunday addressed the Kurdish region, his first appearance since the crisis erupted. Barzani "will stay in Kurdish politics and lead the high political council", but on November 1 , he will no longer be president of the region, Hawrami said.


Trump hosts Halloween at the White House

Trump hosts Halloween at the White House

The event is expected to begin at 5:45 p.m. Trick-or-treaters received presidential M&M's and home-baked cookies. Children from more than 20 schools joined the festivities on the South Lawn, along with military families and members of community organisations.


Ousted Catalan leader in Brussels

Ousted Catalan leader in Brussels

The aim of Article 155 - the constitutional trigger for direct rule - was to permit any election to take place in a normal and neutral situation, she said. Some independence supporters are pushing him to unilaterally declare independence. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy then announced the dissolution of the regional parliament and the removal of Mr Puigdemont as Catalan leader.


Kevin Spacey won't receive International Emmy Award after sexual assault allegations

Kevin Spacey won't receive International Emmy Award after sexual assault allegations

The news comes after the show's lead actor and executive producer Kevin Spacey was accused by " Star Trek: Discovery " actor Anthony Rapp of making an unwanted sexual advance towards him when he was 14-years-old. Spacey, 58, who has won Oscars for " The Usual Suspects " and " American Beauty ", also said that Rapp's story "had encouraged me to address other things in my life".


New Bern Police offer safety tips for Halloween

New Bern Police offer safety tips for Halloween

MacDonald also advises trick-or-treaters to wait until they get home before they feast on their candy , adding it's important to have it inspected by an adult. Halloween should be brimming with fun, and following some common sense practices can keep everyone safe. The MPD non-emergency line is 606-564-9411.