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Death tolls rises to 41 in two Brazil boat wrecks

Death tolls rises to 41 in two Brazil boat wrecks

At least 25 people have reportedly been rescued but dozens are still missing. "At this stage of the research, we can confirm 22 dead", announced to the AFP on the commander Flavio Almeida, a spokesman for the brazilian Navy, regarding the sinking of Thursday.


Liquor outlets on highways within city limits to reopen in Odisha

Liquor outlets on highways within city limits to reopen in Odisha

With M G Road and other central roads classified as highways, they were hoping the High Court would come to their rescue as the Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has already turned down the state government's proposal to denotify the national highways within city and town limits.


Val Bondasca landslide leaves eight missing in Switzerland

Val Bondasca landslide leaves eight missing in Switzerland

A helicopter of the Swiss Army was also activated in the search operation. "The missing persons are nationals from Germany , Austria and Switzerland ". A broad swathe of farmland was covered in a grey, moving mass. Residents are not allowed to return until further notice, the report added. Several buildings were "destroyed but no-one is reported to have been hurt":, largely thanks to an automatic alarm system set up in 2012 after another huge landslide in the same region.



Percent of Americans See Trump as Divider, Poll Finds

Trump , on Tuesday during his campaign-style rally in Phoenix, slammed the "fake news" media and defended his comments on the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 12. 71 percent of U.S. voters do not believe President Donald Trump is behaving the way a president is expected to behave and are concerned, according to the poll.



Pakistan's PM, military meet to respond to Trump's criticism

Meanwhile, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders told reporters that there was no time table for withdrawal from Afghanistan. "We need to give attention to the important role Pakistan plays in the Afghanistan issue and respect Pakistan's sovereignty and security concerns", Yang was quoted as saying.


Victory for Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan in SNC Lavalin graft case

Victory for Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan in SNC Lavalin graft case

Whereas the three accused were admittedly not directly involved in the initial execution of contracts between KSEB and Lavalin, the CBI alleged that they were involved in a conspiracy later on, for which objective they misused their official positions to allow substantial unlawful gains for SNC Lavalin.