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Indonesia natural disaster: Third strong quake hits tourist island of Lombok

Indonesia natural disaster: Third strong quake hits tourist island of Lombok

Meanwhile, the ministry issued a separate statement advising Korean people to refrain from traveling to Lombok . But her story underscores the challenges facing this devastated region: "Four days after the quake killed hundreds of people and displaced 270,000 more, injured survivors in remote areas cut off by landslides and broken bridges are still emerging from the ruined countryside, struggling to reach the doctors they desperately need".


Plane stolen from Seattle airport; crashed near island

Plane stolen from Seattle airport; crashed near island

An airline mechanic who stole a Horizon Air plane from a Seattle airport told air traffic controllers that he was a "broken guy" but also joked about whether the airline would hire him as a pilot if he landed safely. Two F-15 fighters were scrambled from the Portland airport and followed the plane as it flew over the region, the Federal Aviation Administration reported.


Dali Mpofu to represent MDC Alliance as they challenge Zim election result

Dali Mpofu to represent MDC Alliance as they challenge Zim election result

Justice minister Ziyambi Ziyambi concurred, saying; "It (inauguration) will no longer happen". Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change opposition party arrived at court on Friday to lodge an appeal to try to overturn the results of the presidential election, which it alleges was rigged to ensure victory for Emmerson Mnangagwa .


Ben Shapiro offers Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez $10,000 to appear on his show

Ben Shapiro offers Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez $10,000 to appear on his show

While the Michigan GOP's statewide ticket will be led by Schuette and Senate nominee John James, who are backed by Trump, it is still taking shape and could include women. Underfunding our schools, crumbling infrastructure, and water we can't drink. Democrats have hammered the administration across the state recently for Trump's protectionist steel tariffs, which they say are raising prices on everyday goods and hurting MI workers.


Taliban Launch Major Attack On Afghan City, Casualties

Taliban Launch Major Attack On Afghan City, Casualties

President Ashraf Ghani held a meeting with top commanders in Kabul to discuss the situation in Ghazni, where the Taliban appear to have repeated the tactics that nearly gave them control of the western city of Farah in May. Officials said Afghan special forces were also being deployed to the southeastern city of Ghazni after the latest attempt by the Taliban to capture an urban centre, with the assault coming as pressure builds on the insurgents to enter peace talks.


Kerala received 316% more rainfall than normal on August 8: IMD

Kerala received 316% more rainfall than normal on August 8: IMD

At least 29 deaths have been reported and almost 54,000 people have been rendered homeless as incessant rain continues to lash almost half of Kerala. One shutter was opened on Friday after a gap of 26 years. Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy discussed the situation in Kerala with Vijayan and has allocated Rs 10 crore for disaster management, Manorama Online reported.The Edappadi K Palaniswami-led Tamil Nadu government also agreed to release 75,000 cusecs of water from Kabini ...