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Verstappen keeps feet on ground after setting pace

Verstappen keeps feet on ground after setting pace

Force India's Nico Hulkenberg was third fastest during the afternoon session, half a second quicker than Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, on what was hard day for the Scuderia. Rosberg was one of four drivers to briefly test the "halo" head protection device during the session, even setting his benchmark time with it fitted to his vehicle.


Probe ordered after tribal man carries wife's body for 10 km

Probe ordered after tribal man carries wife's body for 10 km

Her body was taken to Soro Community Health Centre (CHC). Ironically, not even one soul came forward to lend a helping hand to this grieving man who was forced to walk a good distance on foot with the lifeless body of his wife, of his daughter's mother, on his living shoulder.



Iraqi defense minister gets no-confidence vote

Out of 262 lawmakers present in the 328-member parliament, 142 voted for the no-confidence motion, according to the TV. Dr Obeidi was questioned in parliament over corruption allegations to which he answered with accusations of his own implicating Dr Juburi and several MPs.


Tornadoes damage Indiana, but leave no one seriously hurt

Tornadoes damage Indiana, but leave no one seriously hurt

Most of those injuries were in Howard County and included a resident who was trapped in a home by one of the storms. Mobley, a resident of Frankton, Indiana, about 45 minutes south of Kokomo, said he feels for the people of the town that now have to sift through the destruction and find a way to move on.


Iran parliament pushes back on military for Russian base use

Iran parliament pushes back on military for Russian base use

Teheran also accused Moscow of "showing off" by announcing its use of the Hamedan air base. Reports began circulating last week that Russia's Tupolev-22M3 bombers and military transport planes have used Iran's Nojeh airbase for airstrikes against terrorist groups in Syria.



Pentagon: Exclusion zone in Syria is not a 'no fly zone'

Fighting erupted between Syrian Army and Kurdish YPG forces in the city of Hasakeh late last week, with the YPG attempting to take the rest of the city, which had always been jointly held and jointly defended, As the fighting escalated, Syrian warplanes bombed Kurdish forces.