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Bihar seeks Centre's help as flood situation aggravates

Bihar seeks Centre's help as flood situation aggravates

Senior JD (U ) leader Arun Srivastava, who was recently expelled as the party's Gujarat unit chief, said Nitish has lost support among the heads of at least 14 JD (U) state units across the nation. "I have called a meeting of some party leaders from across the country later this month". NEW DELHI BJP President Amit Shah said on Saturday that he has invited Janata Dal-United, the party's new alliance partner in Bihar, to rejoin the National Democratic Alliance.


Chelsea ace Azpilicueta: We need more players

Chelsea ace Azpilicueta: We need more players

Chelsea's manager Antonio Conte , left, watches the match during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Burnley at Stamford Bridge stadium in London , Saturday, Aug. "It kills all the stories off immediately by getting a first win, a first away win and giving the fans a great afternoon out", added the Burnley boss, whose team are widely predicted to be in the relegation battle again this campaign.


Matic: I will be a United player for a long time

Matic: I will be a United player for a long time

The new Premier League season has already seen numerous title challengers struggle to get off the mark, but Manchester United had no such trouble on Sunday with an emphatic 4-0 trouncing of West Ham at Old Trafford. "So when I got the call that Matic wants to play for me and wants to play for Manchester United - and that we could make it happen - I thought he's the flawless player for me.


China's hidden hand in its manipulation of North Korea and Trump

China's hidden hand in its manipulation of North Korea and Trump

Trump advisers said the president on Monday plans to sign an executive memorandum, which is a step below an executive order, directing trade officials to investigate China's "acts, policies or practices" that violate worldwide protections for American intellectual property, innovations and technology.


Chinese retail sales, fixed asset investment slow in July

Chinese retail sales, fixed asset investment slow in July

Industrial output grew 6.4 percent year-on-year in July, down from 7.6 percent in June, while the pace of retail sales decelerated to 10.4 percent from 11 percent the previous month, according to the figures reported by Bloomberg . "But the strength in these areas likely won't last given that policy tightening is set to further weigh on infrastructure and property investment in coming quarters".


Hundreds killed in Sierra Leone mudslide - vice president

Hundreds killed in Sierra Leone mudslide - vice president

Images posted on Twitter show people wading through streets, waist-deep in muddy water following the downpour in and around Freetown. The number of corpses brought in was overwhelming Freetown's Connaught Hospital mortuary, a staff memeber told the national broadcaster.