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Quake of 5.0 magnitude hits Haryana, tremors felt in Delhi

Quake of 5.0 magnitude hits Haryana, tremors felt in Delhi

The US Geological Survey reported that the quake measured 4.9 on the Richter scale. The USGS said that the epicentre was at a depth of 30 km. No reports of casualty or damage to property were available at the time of this update. Seismology Department scientist Ved Prakash Thakur informed that the tremors were felt at 4.25 AM. Some people said that the tremors were felt for nearly one minute.



Philippine airstrike kills 11 soldiers in Marawi friendly fire

INDONESIA's security forces say they are anticipating and are prepared for possible Islamic State infiltration after extremist violence in neighbouring Philippines, where a number of its nationals are now fighting alongside Filipino militants.


Philippine police chief says 1 gunman at large

Philippine police chief says 1 gunman at large

Numerous dead suffocated in the chaos as guests and staff tried to flee choking smoke at the complex, according to a report by ANC News channel, quoting Bureau of Fire Protection sources. We expected a diversionary tactic. None had gunshot wounds, she said. The Philippine armed forces said police were in full control of an incident at an entertainment resort in the capital Manila early on Friday and the military was monitoring the situation.



Cuomo: State will abide by Paris accord regardless of Trump

The Paris Climate Accord (aka Paris Agreement or Paris Accord), negotiated under former President Barack Obama , aimed to greatly reduce greenhouse gas emissions, create an worldwide fund for dealing with the effects of climate change , and keep the temperature of Earth to a sustainable level.



Gunfire, explosions heard outside Resorts World in Manila, Philippines

Resorts World Manila is a hotel heavily populated by tourists. In a tweet, Resorts World Manila said it is " currently on lockdown following reports of gunfire from unidentified men". "We ask for your prayers during these hard times", Resorts World said on Twitter. Silva said he saw a SWAT member who was shouting, "I was hit, I was hit".



German Ambassador: 'No, No, No' Feud Between Trump, Merkel

Speaking at a news briefing on Tuesday after Trump intensified a dispute with Germany by calling Berlin's trade and spending policies " very bad ", White House spokesman Sean Spicer looked to cool rising tensions. Romanian President Klaus Iohannis yesterday (29 May) rebuffed German Chancellor Angela Merkel's insistence that Europe must now take fate into its own hands and insisted that the transatlantic relationship remains vital.