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Global Media 25 die in KL tahfiz school fire
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As at 9am, the Department has nine fire engines from four stations at the scene. In total, 36 members of the force were involved. The Fire and Rescue Department received a distress call at 5.41 am. It follows concerns over the safety of religious schools in the country, with 211 fires breaking out since 2015. It is understood that rescuers managed to save five to six individuals during the blaze.

Global Media OECD: More spending needed on third-level education
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At least 90 per cent of children in Ireland are enrolled in school from the age of five until 18 while the enrolment rate reaches 97 per cent for 15-19 year olds, above the OECD and the highest among countries with data available. Despite the improvement trend in wages, the average salary of a teacher in Israeli primary education is 69% of the salary of his colleagues in the OECD .

Global Media Win over Notre Dame could be a big boost for Georgia
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It was an wonderful site to see and hear and one I wish I could have witnessed live. Cowherd spoke about the Fighting Irish today. . It was the Georgia defense that won that game in South Bend. Blankenship's second made field goal decided the game. We should appreciate what Chubb and Michel accomplished in those 26 carries. Brandon Wimbush has thrown for 395 yards and two touchdowns while rushing for 107 yards and two scores.

Global Media Millions of homes without power as Irma smashes Florida
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But while millions have been evacuated, two daredevil stormchasers are facing the wrath of Hurricane Irma head-on. Millions of Florida residents were without power Tuesday as the remnants of the storm spun northwest into the USA mainland, drenching the region and causing rivers to overflow.

Global Media Trump to host six senators from both parties for White House dinner
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The three Democratic senators who attended were Joseph Manchin, of West Virginia, Heidi Heitkamp , of North Dakota, and Joe Donnelly , of Indiana. White House legislative director Marc Short says its principles for the tax overhaul will be released "in a matter of days, not weeks". The meeting touched on a number of topics, but its focus was on tax reform, where the president "strongly stressed" his interest in getting a pro-growth tax reform package done "as quickly as possible", ...

Global Media Suspect held after pregnant teacher found dead
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Montgomery County Police Chief Thomas Manger will hold a news conference at 8 p.m. Wednesday to provide more details about the arrest and the investigation. On Monday, Wallen's family offered a $25,000 reward for information that will help find the missing woman, who is around four months pregnant. "We're just looking and praying that you're safe and I'm asking that you can just let us know that you're safe".

Global Media #IAmGauri national rally in Bengaluru clamours for justice in journalist's murder case
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Senior journalist Gauri Lankesh was shot dead outside her house in Bengaluru Bengaluru saw a massive march on Tuesday to mourn the murder of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh. In the murder of Gauri Lankesh, the Leftists are making desperate attempts to gain political relevancy. (Credit: Archana Nathan/Scroll.in) Students hold up a message condemning Gauri Lankesh's murder.

Global Media Fifteen Marines Injured in Training Accident at Camp Pendleton
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Three of those Marines are considered in critical condition and the other five are listed in serious condition, according to 1st Lt. Paul Gainey, a spokesman for the USMC 1st Marine Division. Four Marines, two in critical condition and two in unknown condition, were taken to the University of California, Irvine Medical Center. Two Marines were taken to Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton with minor injuries.

Global Media NSUI celebrates outside 10 Janpath after historic victory in DUSU elections
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The counting of votes for the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) elections began today, at a community hall near Kingsway Camp in New Delhi amid tight security and video recording. There were even reports of how ABVP has even cast a whole bunch of NOTA votes on behalf of some colleges. "For most of us, whether ABVP or NSUI or any other party win, it hardly matters".

Global Media Nun gets stuck in to clear Hurricane Irma debris — Chainsaw MASS-acre
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Miami-Dade police posted video on social media of Sister Margaret Ann at work in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma . The road was blocked, the principal said, and she had seen a vehicle spin in the mud and nearly crash into a wall. "Sister Margaret Ann wielding that chainsaw, chopping up them tree limbs, makes us want to bow down and say 'Amen.' Look at you go, Sister". Hurricane Irma knocked down trees, power lines and at least three cranes in South Florida, Fox News reported .

Global Media Aung San Suu Kyi cancels trip to United Nations
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Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate who lived under house arrest for many years under a military junta that ultimately gave way to an elected government, has faced a torrent of worldwide criticism and pressure since the crisis erupted. A clearance operation by Myanmar's military targeting the Rohingya intensified after 12 security officers were killed by militants in co-ordinated attacks on border posts.

Global Media OH executes double murderer by lethal injection after appeal fails
Author: 0 OH executes double murderer by lethal injection after appeal fails

Tuesday, prisons spokeswoman JoEllen Smith said. Otte gave a thumbs-up sign, and then his stomach rose and fell several times between 10:41 and 10:42. The Ohio Supreme Court [official website] had declined [text, PDF] to hear an appeal regarding the death sentence two hours before the scheduled execution time.

Global Media Martin Shkreli apologizes for $5G offer for Hillary Clinton's hair
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Matsumoto , apologizing to the court and his lawyer, for "my awkward attempt at humor or satire", as he described it. An example of his worrisome behavior, they said , is the $5,000 bounty Shkreli offered on Facebook earlier this month for anyone who grabbed a strand of the ex-presidential candidate's hair during her "What Happened" book tour.

Global Media Congress Passes Resolution Calling On Trump To Condemn Hate Groups
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The joint resolution , passed with the support of both Republicans and Democrats, will go to President Trump for his signature. The bill specifically condemns "white nationalists, white supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups" and "urges the President and his administration to speak out against hate groups that espouse racism, extremism, xenophobia, anti-Semitism and white supremacy".

Global Media Turkey inks deal to purchase Russian S-400 air defence systems
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The S-400 is Russia's next-generation, most advanced long-range anti-aircraft missile system. The weapon is capable of tracking and destroying all existing aerial targets, including ballistics and cruise missiles. The U.S. Defense Department said that it relayed its concerns to Turkey , and that the U.S.is committed to expediting the delivery of military equipment purchased by Turkey when possible.

Author: 0 Seoul detects radioactive gas from N. Korea nuke test

Ambassador Francois Delattre said of the draft ahead of the vote. In the latest sanction slapped on the country, the UN Security Council on Monday banned North Korean textile exports, an important source of hard currency, and capped its imports of crude oil.

Global Media Haley: Kim is 'Begging for War'
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The administration official played down the significance of Trump not ruling out the possibility of a nuclear North Korea, saying it runs counter to his past views on the issue. South Korea is planning to deploy additional launchers of a controversial US -built missile defense system, a further sign of escalating tensions and a diplomatic stalemate over North Korea's growing nuclear weapons program.

Global Media I-75 in north Florida may close for flooding
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Officials say, if the river rises to an unsafe level, bridges will be impassable for both northbound and southbound lanes of I-75 and the interstate would be closed immediately. The flooding would also cause closures and extensive rerouting of traffic on USA 27, US 41, S.R. 47 and possibly USA 121 as the routes would be considered impassable.

Global Media Senators introduce Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson
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Seven weeks after the GOP drive to uproot Obama's 2010 health care law crashed in the Senate, two Republican senators, Lindsey Graham of SC and Louisiana's Bill Cassidy , on Wednesday were releasing their plan for trying again. Some Democrats fear Sanders is exposing them to a lose-lose choice. Also see: Growing number of Democrats join Bernie Sanders' single-payer health-care push .