Death toll rises, mass power outages after storm destruction

Two people died when Isaias spun off a tornado that struck a North Carolina mobile home park. Another person died in Pennsylvania when their vehicle was overtaken by water and swept downstream. The 5-year-old girl had gone missing from her Philadelphia-area home during the height of the storm Tuesday and was found dead Wednesday. Authorities […]

Bundesliga: Muscle man Leon Goretzka inspires Bayern Munich comeback

42′ GOAL! 2-1 Bayern (Goretzka) Don’t want to say it was coming, but here it is. From a Leverkusen corner, Bayern launch a quick break. Lewandowski does most of the work and then sends a cross field pass to Müller, he knocks it back to Pavard who threads the pass to Coman. He flicks it to the on-rushing Müller, who […]

Iran says US envoys all the same ‘they bite off more than they can chew’

Mohammad-Baqer Nobakht, Iran`s top budget official, said on Friday the country had only realised 6% of its planned oil income in the first four months of its current fiscal year but that higher tax revenue and sales of state assets had allowed it to partly recoup a budget shortfall, state media reported. Abrams, 72, a […]

Celebrating the ASEAN community ties with South Africa

Pretoria (VNA) – Vietnamese Ambassador to South Africa Hoang Van Loi, who is also Chair of the ASEAN Pretoria Committee (APC), has written an article on the occasion of the 53rd founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Following is the full text of the article which was published on August 7 […]

Liberty U’s Falwell takes leave after social media uproar

The late Falwell founded Liberty in 1971 with just 154 students. Under the leadership of Falwell Jr., who is an attorney and not a minister, Liberty has grown into a leading evangelical university, with an immaculate campus and a significant endowment. Students must follow a strict code of conduct that includes modest dress and a […]

Cops chargesheet Barhate and gang for land grab syndicate

They also stated that the group indulged in filing false complaints against government officers and corporators to harass them. Jagtap would extort money at gunpoint. Jain rendered his services to defame selected people, publishing false news against them. The woman had conspired with Chavan, Barhate, Jagtap and Jain and filed the rape case against Karnataki […]

Dua Lipa, Harry Styles and Ed Sheeran lead the British stars battling it out at the 2020 MTV VMA Awards

Other Video of the Year nominees include Eminem ft. Juice WRLD, Future ft. Drake, and Taylor Swift, whilst the Artist of the Year category also features DaBaby, Justin Bieber, Megan Thee Stallion, The Weeknd, and Post Malone.

Maharashtra rains | 5,561 relocated in Kolhapur; some relief as showers ease

Gaganbawda tehsil has received 148 mm rainfall over the past 24 hours — markedly lesser than the 243 mm rain the tehsil had received between Wednesday and Thursday. Likewise, Radhanagari and the township of Ajara received comparatively less rain, recording 76.83 mm and 104.67 mm, respectively, as opposed to the 145 mm rain that the […]

Kyari, Nigeria’s oil industry in times like these

“The NNPC is encouraging private investors to join the train that traverses the oil and gas value chain to create more value and job opportunities for the nation’s teeming youths. Nigeria is still a net importer of petroleum products due to the current state of NNPC refineries and the long absence of private investment in […]

Lukashenko’s Biggest Election Opponent: the Internet

Because of these officials — described by some journalists as “supervisors” — “it is very difficult to determine the degree of independence of a local outlet,” said Irina Khalip, a Belarus correspondent for Novaya Gazeta, an independent Russia paper known for its critical and investigative coverage of Russian political and social affairs.