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Global Media Man held over French girl's disappearance from wedding
Author: 0 Man held over French girl's disappearance from wedding

Maëlys De Araujo was last seen in a children's room at 3am local time on Sunday. Detectives believe it is more likely with "each passing hour" that de Araujo was kidnapped, rather than that she was involved in an accident or ran away. The surrounding area is heavily wooded, with "very dense vegetation", the prosecutor's office said in a statement. The man arrested was "near the wedding venue" when she disappeared, the source said.

Global Media Photos from Hurricane Harvey show the bond between us and our pets
Author: 0 Photos from Hurricane Harvey show the bond between us and our pets

The shelters in Houston will be keeping dogs that will reunite with their owners. Seattle Humane will not take in pets separated from their owners in the disaster. "Together we can make a difference to those who will need extensive help to get back on their feet once this storm is over". Animals shelters across the nation have offered space to the shelters affected by the hurricane.

Global Media Indian space organization to launch first satellite built by private sector
Author: 0 Indian space organization to launch first satellite built by private sector

The IRNSS or Indian Navigation Satellite System has been created to provide position information in India and a 1,500-kilometre radius around it, as well as reduce dependence on the US-developed Global Positioning System (GPS). After the IRNSS-1H is injected into the preliminary orbit, its two solar panels will be deployed in quick succession following by the Master Control Facility located at Hassan taking control of the satellite and performing the initial orbit raising maneuvres thus ...

Global Media National Hurricane Center issues tropical storm watch for SC coast
Author: 0 National Hurricane Center issues tropical storm watch for SC coast

Residents in the Tri-County have been experiencing rain throughout the day which is expected to diminish tonight. Currently, the system was approximately 40 miles south of Charleston and 185 miles southwest of Wilmington, North Carolina. "We are starting to see development". However, its long-term plans call for a trip out east into the Atlantic Ocean, and forecasters aren't sure it will ever become a tropical storm named Irma.

Global Media Around 27400 Rohingya flee into Bangladesh from Myanmar: UN sources
Author: 0 Around 27400 Rohingya flee into Bangladesh from Myanmar: UN sources

Though Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) remains active against trespassing, more than 10,000 Rohingyas have already managed to get into Bangladesh through several points of the 274km Bangladesh-Myanmar border of Cox's Bazar and Bandarban. Though deaths have been reported in the latest bout of violence, there is no credible information on the death toll. On Wednesday, the International Organization for Migration announced that some 18,500 Rohingya Muslims had crossed the border into Bangladesh ...

Author: 0 Abe, Moon want maximum pressure

British Prime Minister Theresa May is on a three-day visit to Japan, meant to signal the United Kingdom can remain a valuable trade partner even after it leaves the EU. "I'm in this for the long term", she added. Theresa May has called on China to do more in order to end North Korea's provocative weapons testing.

Global Media Family of Six Drowns Fleeing Hurricane Harvey Floods
Author: 0 Family of Six Drowns Fleeing Hurricane Harvey Floods

The driver's brother, Ric Saldivar, told CNN that Samuel told him that when he got to a waterlogged bridge over Greens Bayou while in the van, he wanted to turn back but his 84-year-old father demanded that he keep going. But three relatives of the family confirmed the deaths to KHOU-TV on Monday. "The neighbors woke him up", Ric said. As of Monday, the Saldivars are among at least 14 dead, though that number will nearly undoubtely go up as the water recedes and the true impact of the ...

Global Media 3 killed in house collapse in India's Mumbai
Author: 0 3 killed in house collapse in India's Mumbai

Mumbai has been experiencing heavy rains since Tuesday, driving normal life off-track. Distraught residents described hearing a loud crash before rushing to the scene of the collapsed structure to try to help. There is no official statement on how many people might be present inside the building at the time the building collapsed. Their identity is being established.

Global Media Kenyan Supreme Court has ordered Presidential Vote scrutiny
Author: 0 Kenyan Supreme Court has ordered Presidential Vote scrutiny

President Uhuru Kenyatta's legal team has concluded its submissions to the Supreme Court in which they laughed off NASA's plea for the court to annul the presidential results, saying the case is hollow. "Given every polling station had no more than 700 voters, we're talking seven million votes", Amollo said. The paper system is designed as a parallel manual backup to verify electronic results after the widespread failure of electronic systems in the 2013 polls.

Global Media Expect a new Grand Slam champion at the US Open
Author: 0 Expect a new Grand Slam champion at the US Open

It was the first tour-level, main-draw match of Kuzmova's career, and the 967th for Williams, who won the title at Flushing Meadows in 2000 and 2001, in addition to her five Wimbledon championships. Pliskova has taken titles at Brisbane, Doha and Eastbourne this year but has never won a Grand Slam. But she played fantastic. A little less off-court spotlight suits the near-unflappable Williams just as much as when attention from the media is its most intense, though it does provide a stark ...

Global Media Space in two Athens stadiums given over for Eid al-Adha
Author: 0 Space in two Athens stadiums given over for Eid al-Adha

In his message for the Muslim holiday Eid'l Adha , the President stressed that the Filipino people must be united to achieve "genuine and lasting" peace, especially amid the affliction and strife in Mindanao. She noted that a team of competent engineers and technical inspectors would be on hand to manage the traffic on site during the Eid Al Adha holiday in coordination with Dubai Police and Emaar to ensure the implementation of operational plans and the execution of the required closures.

Global Media NWS: TS Harvey's Houston rainfall breaks United States record
Author: 0 NWS: TS Harvey's Houston rainfall breaks United States record

Kanofsky said the service has been standardizing map colors for precipitation, but the common color table didn't go high enough to accommodate the amount of rain Harvey is producing. Tuesday. About 2 to 5 inches is expected to fall in the Houston area. Harris County Emergency Management has issued a non-mandatory evacuation for those living along the bayou to leave Monday as water rises.

Global Media NWS: TS Harvey's Houston rainfall breaks United States record
Author: 0 NWS: TS Harvey's Houston rainfall breaks United States record

Kanofsky said the service has been standardizing map colors for precipitation, but the common color table didn't go high enough to accommodate the amount of rain Harvey is producing. Tuesday. About 2 to 5 inches is expected to fall in the Houston area. Harris County Emergency Management has issued a non-mandatory evacuation for those living along the bayou to leave Monday as water rises.

Global Media Jaitley defends note ban, says objectives fulfilled
Author: 0 Jaitley defends note ban, says objectives fulfilled

Speaking at the Economist India Summit here, Jaitley termed as a "very narrow vision" to consider just the dent in RBI's profit due to printing of new currency as the cost of demonetisation. "The quantum of cash into the system must come down", he said. Since November 2016 and until the end of May 2017, a total of Rs 1,7526 crore has been found as undisclosed income and Rs.

Global Media Will corporate tax cuts help the middle class?
Author: 0 Will corporate tax cuts help the middle class?

XAutoplay: On | OffCalling on Congress not to miss a "once-in-a-generation opportunity", Trump pushed for a massive tax overhaul that, he promised, would cut loopholes and simplify the tax code from its current labyrinthine complexity into one that is "simple, fair and easy to understand".