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BSF jawans among 5 injured in Pak shelling along LoC

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Giving details about the exchange of fire, Defence Ministry spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Manish Mehta said, "Pakistan army initiated indiscriminate firing and shelling on our positions on the LoC in Poonch district's Digwar". Only on September 7, two porters were injured as Pakistani troops in yet another incident of ceasefire violation in Poonch sector. Apart from LoC, Pakitan resorted to ceasefire violation along the global border in Pargwal sector also during the day. Lire la suite »

Local agent discusses insurance issues after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

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Ignoring flood insurance could soon become more costly for the mortgage industry, says Carolyn Kousky, a flood insurance expert at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. It also promotes the destruction of wetlands that could reduce flooding. What does flood insurance cover? It does not cover costs associated with "loss of use" of a home. Lire la suite »

Santa Fe River could cause road closures

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Rising rivers could shut down part of Interstate 75 in north Florida, the Florida Highway Patrol says. They include those along U.S. Routes 27, 41 and 121, and State Routes 27, 47 and 129 - any or all of which could see detours or closings. Lire la suite »

Cornell Tech Opens Campus On Roosevelt Island

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The victor was a joint application by Cornell University and the Technion in Israel. " Cornell Tech presented an opportunity that is nearly unheard of today, to build a new type of academic program and a new type of campus from scratch", Martha Pollack, the computer scientist who was named the 14th president of Cornell University this year, said in a speech to a business group. Lire la suite »

George Osborne criticised for gruesome remarks against Theresa May

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The report in Esquire accuses the newspaper editor of using his new role to exact revenge on the Prime Minister, after she sacked him from the Cabinet previous year. "One thing people in the Conservative Party will realise is 'you mess with George Osborne at your peril'". When asked about the remarks by HuffPost following Prime Minister's Questions on Wednesday, May's spokesman said: "The contents of the (former) chancellor's freezer are not a matter for me". Lire la suite »

Marcel Jacob n'a pas été entendu en trois mois

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C'est "un homme qui va très très mal" , a déclaré Maître Stéphane Giuranna au micro de RTL, trois mois après la mise en examen de son client, lors d'un spectaculaire rebondissement dans cette affaire de plus de 30 ans . "Maintenant qu'on a ouvert la boîte de Pandore, la justice ne peut pas la refermer parce qu'on dirait "tout ça pour ça", conclut l'avocat qui rappelle que le contrôle judiciaire était une mesure difficile à supporter pour son client, tenu éloigné de sa maison "pour laquelle il ... Lire la suite »

Dreamers Speak Out — Watch

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On the morning of September 5, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the end of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy. From the NPR Ed team, Claudio Sanchez reports. Obama's attempt to expand the program in 2014 ended up in court where DACA was ruled unconstitutional. Lire la suite »

No active threat following shooting at Freeman High School

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Nearby Spokane Public Schools said on Twitter that all schools in the district are "in full lockdown as a precautionary measure". The Spokesman Review reports six victims were taken to Sacred Heart Hospital. A suspect has been detained. "At least 4 shots", she said. The shooting was reported at Freeman High School in Rockford on Wednesday. "They did a modified lockdown drill yesterday", she said. Lire la suite »

Toulouse. Des policiers et des passants agressés par un homme

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Les trois fonctionnaires ont eu bien des difficultés à maîtriser l'individu qui, en se débattant, les a blessés au tibia, à l'épaule ou aux cervicales. "On a couru...", a témoigné un père de famille à La Dépêche . Il a été hospitalisé, au même titre que trois policiers et deux passants pour des blessures légères et contusions. Lire la suite »

JY Le Drian en Turquie demain — Loup Bureau

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Lors de sa visite à Ankara, Jean-Yves Le Drian abordera également avec ses interlocuteurs la relation tumultueuse entre l'Union européenne et la Turquie. Le ministre des Affaires étrangères, Jean-Yves Le Drian, va plaider, jeudi et vendredi, auprès des autorités turques pour la libération de Loup Bureau . Lire la suite »

" "Un " monstre " de graisse découvert dans les égoûts de Londres

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Les dimensions de ce " flatberg ", iceberg de graisse, sont impressionnantes: 130 tonnes - l'équivalent de onze bus à étages - et 250 mètres de long, soit presque trois terrains de football. C'est frustrant car ces situations sont totalement évitables. Une opération a été lancée en urgence afin d'évacuer le fatberg et une équipe de 8 personnes tentent de le délayer avec des lances à jet haute pression. Lire la suite »

Iran signs deal to fix Syria's power grid

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He made the remarks during the signing ceremony of new agreements between Iran's Ministry of Energy and the Syrian Ministry of Electricity in Tehran. The latest developments in Syria as well as the nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers featured high in the talks. " Iran's Revolutionary Guards saved the Assad regime from collapsing at a heavy price for Damascus, for now, they own Syria", Emanuele Ottolenghi, a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, told ... Lire la suite »

Deadly attack hits Egypt's Sinai Peninsula

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Security officials said the attack took place just outside the border town of Rafah and that the two conscripts died when the suicide bomber blew himself up. Egypt's Sinai Peninsula has remained the epicenter of a deadly militant insurgency since mid-2013, when Mohamed Morsi, Egypt's first freely-elected president, was ousted and imprisoned in a bloody military coup. Lire la suite »

Interdire le portable au collège: difficilement faisable selon les parents d'élèves

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Avec les principaux, les professeurs et les parents, nous devons trouver le moyen de protéger nos élèves de la dispersion occasionnée par les écrans et les téléphones", explique-t-il. Même si la marge de manœuvre du ministre, Jean-Michel Blanquer, est extrêmement réduite, on ne peut qu'approuver sa volonté de rompre avec l'esprit de la réforme pour revenir à celui de l'égalité républicaine. Lire la suite »

Egypt cuts military ties with North Korea

The U.S. needs the support of both of its geopolitical rivals for its current strategy of using economic pressure and diplomacy - and not military options - for getting North Korea to halt its testing of nuclear bombs and the missiles for delivering them. Lire la suite »

Galaxy S8, S8+ to get Google mobile OS v8.0 soon

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Given the latest software update hasn't been rolled out for a number of devices yet, it looks like a majority of users are still on Android Nougat . As most users are well aware, the Android operating system has always prioritized WiFi connectivity over mobile data - that is, assuming there is a wireless network to connect to in the first place. Lire la suite »

Two-thirds approve of Trump's outreach to Democrats

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He did not offer a specific rate this time , and said that he understood the GOP-controlled Congress could accept a reduction to three tax rates. Short, acknowledging that Republican support in the Senate for repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act was "not reliable", said the president wants bipartisan backing for a tax package, and that's why the White House has been meeting with some Democrats as well as Republicans. Lire la suite »

France: un banal contrôle conduit la police à saisir trois millions d'euros

Dans son véhicule, les forces de l'ordre découvrent une demi-plaquette de cannabis et quelques grammes de cocaïne cachés dans la boîte à gants. Ils ont alors découvert 428 000 euros en espèces. 2,7 millions d'euros non déclarés dont une grande partie en billets sont découverts. Placés dans un premier temps en garde à vue, les parents ont été relâchés puis placés sous contrôle judiciaire. Lire la suite »

10000 evacuated from Moscow public spaces over bomb threats

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The Mediazona news outlet reported later in the day that Moscow saw evacuations at three train stations, three shopping malls and a university. As per reports, evacuation of people were carried out at 20 sites in the city. "It's possible this could be preparatory work for a serious terrorist attack". The First Moscow State Medical University and Moscow State Institute of International Relations were also placed in lockdown as the authorities went into operation. Lire la suite »

Le procès des journalistes de Cumhuriyet vire à l'absurde — Turquie

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Un symbole de l'érosion de la liberté de la presse en Turquie, où 160 professionnels des médias sont emprisonnés. Cette décision est provisoire, dans l'attente d'une prochaine audience le 25 septembre au cours de laquelle une "décision plus ferme " sur le sujet sera prise, a fait savoir le président du tribunal. Lire la suite »

Facebook tightens rules on earning platform ad money

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These standards would apply to ad placements where context could matter, Everson wrote in the post , timed to coincide with an appearance on Wednesday by Facebook's Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg at dmexco, a major digital marketing gathering in Cologne, Germany. Lire la suite »

OECD: More spending needed on third-level education

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In addition, the profession is still largely dominated by women, who make up seven out of 10 teachers on average across OECD countries. "Whereas in other countries and economies with available data primary and secondary teachers earn less than their similarly educated peers, in Latvia they earn over 20% more", the report says, noting that high relative salaries are one of the important factors in attracting and retaining high-quality teachers. Lire la suite »

Ludhiana: Thousands protest killings of Rohingyas in Myanmar

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Nearly 300,000 refugees have since fled over the border into Bangladesh's border district of Cox's Bazar , where they have given horrific accounts of the violence. The Prime Minister slammed Myanmar for forcing out hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas and urged the worldwide community to push Myanmar to repatriate them. Lire la suite »