by | September 25, 2017 | 09:31

Thousands of Hindus have fled villages where they once lived alongside Muslims, alleging that they were targeted by militants whose August 25 raids plunged Rakhine into communal violence. The Islamist-insurgent outfit Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) is responsible for their murder, the Myanmar Army said. The focal point of the unrest, northern Rakhine's Maungdaw district, was once home to a fragile mosaic of ethnic groups, dominated by the Rohingya.

by | September 25, 2017 | 08:26

The latest round of violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state erupted when a Rohingya insurgent group launched deadly attacks on security posts August 25, prompting Myanmar's military to launch "clearance operations" to root out the rebels. Human rights groups say they are ongoing. Twelve people died in the incident, which triggered "clearance operations" by government security forces. "You know the rest is much easier once the conditions are in place", Filippo Grandi told reporters on Sunday ...

by | September 25, 2017 | 08:24

If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man , they won't be around much longer!" The Foreign Minister was referring to Trump's first address as president to the United Nations, made earlier this week, where Trump threatened to " totally destroy " North Korea.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:42

Super Eagles Chief Coach, Salisu Yusuf expects rivals, Ghana to come out guns blazing against his team, in tonight's WAFU cup final. Ghana received the cash prize of $100,000 for emerging champions, while runners-up home-based Eagles got $50,000.

by | September 24, 2017 | 23:49

The hurricane - now a Category 3 storm with 115 miles per hour winds, as of midday Saturday - is tracking north between high pressure over the Atlantic Ocean and low-pressure over the Gulf of Mexico. The weather website says Maria will likely weaken to a Category 1 hurricane. There's also another named storm in the Atlantic, far to the east of Maria.

by | September 24, 2017 | 07:48

Hurricane Maria has claimed more than 30 lives across the region and is the second devastating storm to hit the Caribbean in the past two weeks. Maria is expected to continue north then veer east. Conditions on Friday called for some clouds and wind - vestiges of Jose, which once was a tropical storm. The storm is now a Tropical Depression and is expected to remain over open waters and pose no threats to land.

by | September 23, 2017 | 23:09

With two weeks off for the October worldwide break, the time table for return, at the earliest, is almost a month from now. Ozil remains sidelined with the knee problem which kept him out of Arsenal's 0-0 draw at Chelsea on Sunday. "He has a little inflammation of his knee". "The squad will be a mix, but it will be a similar team to the one that played against Cologne". Arsene Wenger confirmed to reporters in his press conference after the game that Welbeck had suffered a groin ...

by | September 23, 2017 | 15:04

England seamer Toby Roland-Jones is in danger of missing out on the Ashes tour of Australia, after his county Middlesex announced Friday a stress fracture of the back will rule him out of the rest of the domestic season. "I'm content with where my game's at so it's really up to the selectors now to see who goes Down Under", the pacer said. I felt that my pace was there for most of the game.

by | September 23, 2017 | 12:53

Incessant rains+ through Friday led to snarls on major roads around south, Lutyens and central Delhi due to waterlogging, non-functional traffic lights and fallen tree branches. The fresh spell of rain brought relief after two weeks of muggy weather , As Reported By NDTV . The maximum temperature was recorded at 35.4 degree Celsius.

by | September 23, 2017 | 12:37

Waves of malaria resistance appeared in the 1950s and 1960s in Southeast Asia and then spread to India and Africa, where they caused millions of deaths. Resistance to the treatment has previously been detected in parts of Thailand, Myanmar and Laos. In southeast Asia, drug treatment failure rates (failure meaning that drugs are ineffective at curbing the effects of malaria , such as fever, mild jaundice, organ problems, anaemia, seizures, coma, and in the most severe cases death) are now ...

by | September 23, 2017 | 11:43

These patented drugs are marketed by many companies. The Doodle shows a skeletal formula and a drawing of Chatterjee with green leaves for hair, a nod to her work in Indian medicinal plants. As much as the many barriers she broke should be celebrated, Chatterjee was a scientist and the best way of honouring her is to honour her science.

by | September 23, 2017 | 11:37

Before the IPO, the company had raised Rs 2,226 crore from anchor investors. The issue comprises of offer for sale up to eight crore shares by joint venture partners State Bank of India ( SBI ) and four crore shares by BNP Paribas Cardif S.A.

by | September 23, 2017 | 10:06

Morani moved up to Supreme Court for anticipatory bail, but the Court on Friday dismissed his plea and directed him to surrender before the police immediately. A case was filed under IPC section 376 for rape, 417 for cheating, 342 for wrongful confinement and 506 for criminal intimidation. The top court however refused to grant any relief to Morani, even as Rohatgi told the court that Friday (September 22) was the last day for the film producer to surrender.

by | September 23, 2017 | 07:00

East coast and Hurricane Maria move through the Leeward Islands and strengthen to a Category 5 hurricane. There is a very urgent need as many public buildings being used as shelters are now without roofs and the scores of people there are "sleeping under the elements".

by | September 23, 2017 | 05:44

Officials of the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) said many Rohingyas were suffering from diarrhoea, acute respiratory throat infection, pneumonia, chronic skin disease called "psoriasis" and fever. Rights monitors and fleeing Rohingya say the army and Rakhine Buddhist vigilantes have mounted a campaign of arson aimed at driving out the Muslim population.

by | September 23, 2017 | 05:40

Smith was charged with child abuse and battery while Henderson was charged with child neglect. Henderson and Smith have had their certifications suspended, preventing them from getting another job working with children. The video showed the women taunting, aggravating, yelling at and tripping a student at Our Children's Academy. After police decided there was sufficient evidence to bring charges, the women reportedly could not be found.

by | September 23, 2017 | 05:21

According to the study, aided by the help of scientists from Harvard Medical School, the Scripps Research Institute and MIT, the effectiveness of their creation is its ability to focus on three critical sites on the HIV virus - the CD4 binding site, the membrane proximal external region, and the V1V2 glycan site.

by | September 23, 2017 | 00:14

Targets are often picked simply based on rumours and some have been attacked for even transporting cows for milk. A three-judge bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.M. The bench granted further time to the other States. The CJI asker her to file a proper application so that the court could pass appropriate orders. On September 6, the court had asked each state to appoint a senior police officer to serve as the nodal officer in each district to ensure that such incidents do ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 23:53

Quit hitting my mom. Deputies say Scarduzio denied punching Bailey in the face but did say she hit her with her open hand. "And, everything went black". Oh, and according to The Smoking Gun , Scarduzio is the daughter of Gemberling's boyfriend, so I'm sure this is a lovely family in the making. Video recorded by a witness showed Bailey on the ground -motionless- while Scarduzio hit her.

by | September 22, 2017 | 23:42

Adesina said this while speaking on BBC Hausa on Friday. Buhari says the worldwide community needs to work together to stop Islamic State extremist fighters from infiltrating into areas of Africa's Sahel region where "response capacity is weak".

by | September 22, 2017 | 23:05

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office has said its estimates on that won't be ready next week. The bill , proposed by Sens. Susan Collins says she's leaning against it. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana and Lindsey O. Graham of SC should suffer the same fate as the Senate's previous attempts to repeal Obamacare. Senators are making one more push to end President Barack Obama's signature health care law before September 30.

by | September 22, 2017 | 21:51

The Canadian study says achieving this modest figure would slash deaths by eight per cent and cardiovascular illness by nearly five per cent, or one in 20 cases. It comes a month after Public Health England revealed physical inactivity among adults now contributes to one in six deaths in the United Kingdom and costs the NHS more than £900million a year.

by | September 22, 2017 | 15:27

He has played for England at Under-18, Under-19 and Under-21 level and losing him would be a blow for the Three Lions. " I have informed The FA that I remain available for selection for England ", concludes the statement from Abraham. Abraham has played for England Under-21s, but has a Nigerian father. Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnick claimed that Chelsea striker Abraham, who is on loan at Swansea this season, had committed to declaring for the African nation to ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 11:12

In an attempt to bolster its efforts to get Rohingya refugees deported due to their faith being problematic for the ruling elite, the Union home ministry on Monday reportedly filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court of India (SCI) on Rohingya Muslims' deportation to Myanmar, terming them a "security threat to India".

by | September 22, 2017 | 07:59

CNN reports Horacio Tomas Castillo III, a first year at the University of Santo Tomas, was found dead with bruising and candle wax drips on his body. In line with this, the DOJ creates "DOJHoracio hotline" (0995 442 9241) for those who have information regarding the death of Castillo. The order has instructed all immigration officers in the country's airports and seaports to be on the lookout to prevent attempts of the 16 "persons of interest" to leave the country.