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'Delicate' sand blast op under way to defuse WWII bomb in Birmingham

'Delicate' sand blast op under way to defuse WWII bomb in Birmingham

Police said bomb disposal experts were taking part in a "major, delicate operation" to make the device safe. About 100 residents living in the surrounding area spent their night in a special space that the Red Cross gave the city center, while almost 50 tons of sand reached the spot to shut down the bomb.



UN Security Council Condemns North Korea's Missiles Tests

In the statement on Monday, the UN Security Council stressed on the importance of North Korea "immediately showing honest commitment to denuclearization through concrete action". "If we are concerned about the Iran-North Korea ballistic missile relationship, the UN Security Council has passed North Korea resolutions, and these people could be designated by the UN", Ruggiero said.


1 killed, several wounded by army mutiny in Ivory Coast

1 killed, several wounded by army mutiny in Ivory Coast

Soldiers searched vehicles and checked the identity documents of bus passengers. "The population rose up, but the mutineers quickly dispersed the march with shots", said Bouake resident Simon Guede. The soldiers posted at the four main access points to Bouake have also been extorting money from drivers hoping to cross the city, stopping most traffic in and out of Bouake.


Sturgeon Claims Independent Scotland Will Rejoin EU in Stages, Without Euro

Sturgeon Claims Independent Scotland Will Rejoin EU in Stages, Without Euro

Ms Sturgeon must also find an answer to critics concerned that Scotland might potentially end up outside both the United Kingdom and the European Union. Ms Sturgeon will also set out her party's ambition for the future. "That's why I've put such an emphasis and priority on improving standards in education".



Lewis Hamilton: "This is why I race"

It rewards and tests engine power, but the emphasis is on aerodynamic performance - making it a track where an F1 auto has a significant advantage over any other formula. The retirements of Raikonnen and Verstappen plus Hamilton's teammate Valtteri Bottas mean the championship is already looking like a two horse race.


T raids in benami land deal case linked to Lalu Prasad

T raids in benami land deal case linked to Lalu Prasad

While raids are being conducted at a dozen locations, ten other official premises are being surveyed by the department department, they said. Addressing a press conference here, Prasad urged the Election Commission to act against Lalu's daughter Misa Bharti, saying she did not disclose the details of these assets in her Rajya Sabha election affidavit.