Wednesday, September 20, 2017

06:58 alert Mexico earthquake: 20 children found dead in collapsed school and 30 more missing, Mexico City mayor says. Total earthquake death toll at least 149 [13]  ar  da  de  es  fr  it  nl  pl  pt  ro  ru  sl  sv  sw  tr  bg  hu  no

A powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.1 has rocked central Mexico and its capital, killing at least 149 people and destroying buildings. According to the US geological survey, the epicentre was located in Puebla state, just south of Mexico city. It struck around lunchtime sending thousands running into the streets in panic.

euronews-en 7:20:00 AM CEST

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WATCH: Hurricane Maria hits San Juan, Puerto Rico [7]  da  de  es  fr  it  nl  no  pl  pt  sl  sv  bg  hu

ABCnews 4:25:00 PM CEST

At UN, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea [5]  bg  da  de  es  fa  fr  it  nl  no  pt  ru  sl  sv  tr  hu

"Rocket man is on a suicide mission for himself and his regime," Trump said about the North Korean leader. He said of the U.S.: "If it is forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea." Elected on the nationalist slogan "America First," Trump argued....

MaltaIndipendent 5:24:00 AM CEST

Aviation Expo China opens in Beijing [5]  ar  de  fr  nl

A model engine from the Aero Engine Corporation of China is on display at the 17th Aviation Expo China which kicked off in Beijing on Sept 19, 2017. Some 300 exhibitors from 14 countries and regions present their best technology and equipment. The expo will last till Friday.

chinadaily 4:35:00 AM CEST

Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi condemns rights violations, ready to verify refugee status ‘at any time’ [4]  de  fr  pt  da  hu  tr

Aung San Suu Kyi said on Tuesday she does not fear global scrutiny over the Rohingya crisis, pledging to hold rights violators to account and to resettle some of the 410,000 Muslims who have fled army operations in her country. (HIGHLIGHTS) In an address timed to pre-empt likely censure of Myanmar....

HindustanTimes 5:57:00 AM CEST

German officials see no sign of election hacking _ yet [4]  da  de  fa  fr  nl  no  pl  pt  sl  sw  tr  ar  hu

German Chancellor Angela Merkel waves to the guests during a campaign appearance in the Fischhalle in Wismar, Germany, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. Merkel attends two campaign events in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania on Tuesday.

ABCnews 5:28:00 PM CEST

Carabao Cup: Holders Manchester United drawn away to Swansea in fourth round [3]  ar  da  de  es  fr  it  nl  no  pt  sl  sv  bg  hu  pl  ru

Manchester United will play away at Swansea City in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup, while Chelsea will be at home against Everton. Manchester City have been drawn against Championship Wolves, with Tottenham hosting West Ham in London derby. Arsenal play Norwich City, while Leicester City, who knocked out Liverpool, face Leeds United at home.

bbc 11:34:00 PM CEST

Catalan president says Madrid is suspending region’s autonomy [3]  ar  da  de  es  et  fa  fr  it  nl  no  pt  ru  sl  sv  bg  hu  sw  tr

The Catalan president has accused the Spanish government of effectively suspending the region’s autonomy and declaring a de facto state of emergency. Police officers raided Catalan government offices on Wednesday and arrested 12 senior officials in a bid to stop an independence referendum being held....

guardian 3:13:00 PM CEST

'I have decided,' Trump says of Iran deal _ before big talks [3]  da  de  es  fr  it  nl  pl  pt  sl  sv  hu

NEW YORK (AP) - “I have decided,” President Donald Trump declared Wednesday, announcing he’d reached a verdict on the Iran nuclear deal’s future even as top U.S. and Iranian officials headed into their highest-level talks of his presidency. Iran ’s leader, meanwhile, lashed out at “ignorant, absurd....

washtimes 11:37:00 PM CEST

Afghan Ambassador calls on COAS [3]  bg  da  fa  fr  nl  sl  sv

RAWALPINDI (NNI): Inter services Public Relations (ISPR) has said Afghanistan’s Ambassador to Pakistan, Mr Omar Zakhilwal met Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ, on Wednesday. DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor, issues of mutual interest including security situation were discussed.

TheFrontierPost-en 6:40:00 PM CEST

Putin keeps emphasizing respect for every country’s sovereignty — Kremlin [3]  bg  de  et  fa  da  hu  ru  sl  sv  tr

MOSCOW, September 20. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin has been emphasizing the importance of every country’s sovereignty, saying there is no alternative to it, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters commenting on US President Donald Trump’s address to the UN General Assembly.

itartass_en 11:52:00 AM CEST

Lamborghini Gallardo catches fire in south-western Sydney [3]

A luxury sports car worth around $300,000 was completely ravaged after catching fire while cruising around town on a Wednesday afternoon. New South Wales police spokesperson told Daily Mail Australia the accident occurred at 1.55pm at 's south-west. Sydney The Lamborghini Gallardo had been engulfed....

dailymail 4:22:00 PM CEST

Airport worker faces jail for swapping 286 luggage labels [3]  fr

It is one of the mysteries of modern air travel: how, in an age of bar codes and computer tracking, is it possible for airlines to lose passengers’ bags? In Singapore, clues are emerging in the trial of a rogue baggage handler who deliberately swapped the labels on hundreds of pieces of luggage over three months.

thetimes 6:14:00 PM CEST

3 Members of Congress Arrested at Trump Tower Street Protest [3]  da  de  fr  nl  no  pl  pt  ru  sv

NEW YORK — Three Democratic members of Congress have been arrested on disorderly conduct charges at a protest outside Trump Tower. U.S. Reps. Raul Grijalva, of Arizona; Luis Gutierrez, of Illinois; and Adriano Espaillat, of New York, were among a small group of demonstrators who sat down in the....

voanews 3:31:00 AM CEST

Mumbai Rains Live Updates: Runway 14, 32 of Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport operational; high tide expected [3]

Mumbai Rains Live updates: Heavy rainfall today threw life out of gear in the maximum city. Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport has been shut as both runways have become non-operational due to incessant downpour. Trains have been cancelled and water logging has been witnessed in several places.

financialexpress 4:59:00 AM CEST

6 Palestinians injured in traffic accident south of Hebron Aug. 22, 2017 10:10 P.M. [2]

Elor Azarya released from prison on 4-day furlough for Rosh Hashanah; Israeli forces uproot dozens of fruit trees in northern West Bank; Israel closes West Bank, Gaza for Jewish New Year; Israeli forces demolish Palestinian structure in East Jerusalem; Amnesty International condemns Israel's....

maannews-en 11:10:00 AM CEST

PCB anti corruption tribunal bans Khalid Latif for 5 years [2]  fa  nl

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) anti corruption tribunal banned the opening batsman Khalid Latif after a hearing of Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot-fixing case on Wednesday. The tribunal also imposed a fine of one million PKR on the batsman for his involvement in fixing, hiding his contacts....

dailytimesPK 5:51:00 PM CEST

Hungary set for fresh campaign against public enemy Soros [2]  bg  hu

Hungary will launch a 'national consultation' on US-Hungarian financier and philanthropist George Soros, government spokesman Bence Tuzson said Tuesday, six months before expected general elections next April. It will be the third in a series of taxpayer-funded 'national consultations' by Viktor Orban's government.

euobserver 9:47:00 AM CEST

Armenian, Azerbaijani FMs to meet in New York [2]

Armenia’s Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian is scheduled to hold a number of meetings in New York on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly. In particular, the Armenian Foreign Minister is scheduled to meet to with his counterparts from several countries and heads of international organizations.

a1plus 11:04:00 AM CEST

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