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Flight delays at Manila airport after plane skids off runway

Flight delays at Manila airport after plane skids off runway

There were no injuries among any of the 157 passengers or eight flight crew. A Xiamen Air aircraft with 165 people on board veered off an airport runway in the Philippines capital of Manila shortly before midnight on Thursday, but there were no casualties.


B.C. declares provincial state of emergency due to wildfires

B.C. declares provincial state of emergency due to wildfires

The latest state of emergency will remain in effect for 14 days but can be extended or rescinded as necessary, Farnworth said, adding it ensures federal, provincial and local resources can be delivered in a co-ordinated manner. "Public safety is always our first priority and, as wildfire activity is expected to increase, this is a progressive step in our wildfire response to make sure British Columbia has access to any and all resources necessary", Farnworth said.


1,000 children abused in Pennsylvania by priests: jury

1,000 children abused in Pennsylvania by priests: jury

Even if a priest was abusing children, they were allowed to keep their housing and living expenses. In uncharacteristically strong language for the Vatican even in matters such as the long-running abuse scandals staining the USA church, spokesman Greg Burke said in a statement that victims should know " the pope is on their side".


India mourns former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee

India mourns former PM Atal Behari Vajpayee

Foreign dignitaries such as Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, Afghan politician Hamid Karzai and Bangladesh Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali also paid last respects to the leader. The statement said Vajpayee was a renowned statesman who contributed to bringing a change in India-Pakistan relations and remained a key supporter of Saarc and regional cooperation for development.


Omarosa proves the Trump family tried to buy her silence with this

Omarosa proves the Trump family tried to buy her silence with this

The conversation moved on with Patton, saying, "He goes, how do you think I should handle it and I told him exactly what you just said, Omarosa , which is well, it depends on what scenario you are talking about". "I want to see this nation united as opposed to divided", she said. The statement also references the NDA: "Put simply, the book's objective is to inform the public".


Italy bridge collapse: search efforts continue

Italy bridge collapse: search efforts continue

Residents of housing blocks under one pillar were ready to move back, but were then told it was cracking and that their homes were at risk. The current death toll stands at 38 and there are 15 people injured but the numbers are expected to rise as 35 cars and several trucks fell from the crumbling bridge down onto the railway tracks below.