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Woman thrown to her death by jet engine blast on Caribbean beach

Woman thrown to her death by jet engine blast on Caribbean beach

A tourist has died after being blown by the jet engines of a Boeing 737. She was with a group of tourists and was killed after head injuries sustained when she was propelled backwards by a jet blast at Princess Juliana International Airport in Siint Maarten, according to local media.


Aston Martin Valkyrie - revised aero, plus interior pics

Aston Martin Valkyrie - revised aero, plus interior pics

And before it reaches its intended customers sometime in 2019, the Valkyrie is presented here with the latest updates - including the nearly production-ready body. We've been fighting for millimetres everywhere, but the battle has been worth it, as it's been fantastic seeing customers try the interior buck for size.


Russian Federation sentences Boris Nemtsov hitmen to lengthy jail terms

Russian Federation sentences Boris Nemtsov hitmen to lengthy jail terms

Mr Nemtsov was walking with his girlfriend across the Bolshoy Moskovoretsky Bridge near the Kremlin when he was shot four times in the back with a pistol on 27 February, 2015. The court stripped Dadayev of his rank of lieutenant and removed an earlier award for bravery, Ria Novosti reported. A sixth accomplice, Berslan Shavanov, killed himself in November 2015 in Chechnya's capital Grozny by detonating a hand grenade as he was about to be arrested.


USA deal to fight terror fails to end Gulf standoff

USA deal to fight terror fails to end Gulf standoff

Tillerson told reporters in Doha that the deal will work to "interrupt and disable terror financing flows and intensify counterterrorism activities globally". Sheikh Mohammed said Qatar was the first country in the region to sign such an agreement with the USA and called on the "siege" nations to follow suit.


Man Thrashed For Allegedly Carrying Beef In Nagpur, Four Detained For Questioning

Man Thrashed For Allegedly Carrying Beef In Nagpur, Four Detained For Questioning

The incident that reportedly took place on July 12 when some people in Bharsingi district started assaulted the man while the people around him continue to watch. Two of the accused were arrested and as many others were taken into custody this morning, the SP said. "We are still investigating the issue", DCP Shailesh Balkawdewas quoted as saying by the CNN News 18.


Australian falls to death parasailing at Kata beach

Australian falls to death parasailing at Kata beach

But just moments after being lifted up into the air, the 70-year-old fell more than 100 feet into the shallows below, as his wife and dozens of horrified beachgoers watched on helplessly from the shore. Lt. Col. Suwisit Keereerak, Deputy Chief Inspector of Karon Police Station , has said that they are investigating the case and added that two arrests have already been made - parasailer Rungroj Rakscheep , 38, and boat captain Montein Chandeng, 45.