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by | October 14, 2017 | 01:22

The two others were discovered soon afterwards, where they had become entangled in a nearby tree. "One of the deceased, a highly experienced instructor who had completed thousands of jumps, was completing a solo jump". 'You could see one chute was tangled and it wasn't opening, ' the man who chose to go unnamed said. "It wasn't good to watch". Wayne Kimberley, a Cassowary shire councillor who has represented the Mission Beach area for more than a decade, said it was a "terrible ...

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:21

While the national age of consent is 18, young girls forced into child marriage before that age have had little protection against statutory rape. Noting that law can not compromise with the bodily integrity of minor girls, the Supreme Court said that the discrimination between a married girl child and an unmarried girl child is artificial.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:57

She said it was a collective duty of society to bring girls to mainstream for progress and prosperity of Pakistan by giving them opportunities to excel. As stated in the United Nations website , "October 11 marks the beginning of a year-long effort to spur global attention and action to the challenges and opportunities girls face before, during, and after crises".

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:58

Criminal proceedings against Nasser Al-Khelaifi, PSG president and CEO of Qatar-owned BeIN Media Group, former Federation Internationale de Football Association secretary general Jerome Valcke , and an unnamed "businessman in the sports rights sector" was announced by the office of Switzerland's attorney general on Thursday.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:58

Hurricane Ophelia is now raging at 90mph over the northeastern Atlantic and could strengthen further over the next couple of days, according to the NHC. This has not happened in 124 years, or since 1893. The storm was upgraded to a category one hurricane last night and is taking an unpredictable path across the Atlantic.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:55

Mahama said Liberians had seized the opportunity to exercise their sovereign right to decide who leads them in a mature and orderly manner that has vindicated the confidence of the worldwide community in the process. The election in the West African nation could see Liberia transfer power from one elected president to another for the first time in more than half a century.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:43

And after Mr. Corker got off the phone, his two aides made sure I had recorded the call. Corker was a prominent supporter of Trump's 2016 campaign and one of the few Republicans with gravitas willing to embrace the reality television star's candidacy before he won the GOP nomination.

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:08

In an interview with Forbes published Tuesday, Trump dismissed the story as false, and offered a solution. Speaking at a daily press conference, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders later said Trump's "IQ tests" comment was "a joke and nothing more than that".

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:06

Bass is due to leave Turkey later this week for a new assignment in Afghanistan. The U.S. Embassy said it was "deeply disturbed" by the arrest. "We have felt at home during this visit to Serbia", Erdogan said. The president of Turkey said his country considers the issue of Crimea to be very important and sensitive. US pastor Andrew Brunson, who has lived in Turkey for over 20 years, has also been behind bars for a year for alleged links to Gulen.

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:09

The Garud personnel were operating with the army for operational experience and training. The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday said that one of the two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists killed in the Bandipora encounter was involved in several other terror attacks in the area.

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:04

The recently departed CEO of Equifax faces a second round of tough questions on Wednesday from US politicians eager to hear about what he and company executives knew about the breach - and when. Equifax is trying to help consumers while also fixing its security systems, he said. In part of the ongoing investigation into the Equifax security breach , private security firm Mandiant has finished its first round of forensic data collection and analysis.

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:04

Earlier reports said Russian operatives bought ads across several of Google's services without the company's knowledge, in the latest evidence that their campaign to influence U.S. "The extent of the Russian presence just continues to grow and grow, and I don't think we yet have any kind of full understanding of just how expansive this presence may have been".

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:34

The Virginia Democrat ran alongside Clinton on the Democratic presidential ticket during the 2016 election. The recent report in The New York Times cataloged accusations of sexual harassment against the filmmaker that spanned three decades.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:34

Nasa is taking that Supreme Court interpretation as the launch-pad for its contention that a new election must be conducted starting from nominations of candidates. " Kenya is a democratic country and there is no court that can force me to participate in an election I know will be rigged". Odinga is reportedly leaving the country for scheduled visit to the United Kingdom, with only two weeks to the October 26 polls.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:31

In most part of the book, Ivana wrote about how she spent her childhood in Europe, her modeling career, her marriage to Trump and their divorce. The former model writes in detail about how wonderful her marriage to Mr Trump was and how she enjoyed working in his corporation.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:23

Feinstein said that she hopes to end gun violence, fix climate change, and improve access to healthcare. "I'm all in!" the tweet said. The survey found that just 41 percent of adults say she should run for a sixth term and that only 43 percent of likely voters believe the senator should seek another term.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:19

The Bollywood superstar, who looked visibly miffed, was in no mood to spare Zubair who turned out to be one of the most annoying contestants this season. Salman refused to let him call him "bhai" and it was the angriest we have ever seen him. Zubair got the taste of his own medicine when Salman showed his bhaigiri .

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:18

Kevin Perlich told the Houston Chronicle . He waited about five hours before he reported the toddler missing , authorities say. Law enforcement said they believe Mathews is in grave or immediate danger. A CPS spokeswoman, Marissa Gonzales , said the agency has had dealings with the family before, but she declined to release additional information.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:13

Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency shortly after 9 a.m. PDT today for Napa , Sonoma and Yuba Counties. North winds were forecast to gust to 30 miles per hour through the day Monday before shifting to the south and diminishing by afternoon.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:10

The announcement comes after The New York Times published an article last Thursday chronicling sexual harassment claims dating back nearly three decades , from former employees at the Weinstein Company and his previous company, Miramax .

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:05

Because what we are dealing with here is not rocket science. The European Commission has hit back at Theresa May's comments on Brexit negotiations, admonishing the Prime Minister and warning Britain it still has more work to do before a deal can be struck.

by | October 09, 2017 | 15:49

They just understand Chinese. This will be minister's maiden address to Army commanders and would also discuss the ways of dealing sternly with Pakistani support to terrorists against India. Though the standoff was resolved more than a month ago, the increasing presence of Chinese troops close to the point of standoff is being closely monitored by India.

by | October 09, 2017 | 15:46

According to reports, police grilled her for five hours at the Sector 23 police station. "During investigation, it was found that testicles of the two were missing". The rape convict's counsel told the High Court that his client had renounced the world and his properties have been attached by the state, so he can not pay the fine.

by | October 09, 2017 | 15:47

Lee's pass bounced off the receiver's helmet and Wisconsin's Chris Orr picked off the rebound and returned it 78 yards for a touchdown. Then of course there's true freshman Jonathan Taylor who has surprised many this season. "Obviously very disappointed in the loss", Nebraska coach Mike Riley said . Watching a Wisconsin running back pound a Nebraska defense for over 200 yards has become a familiar sight to Husker fans in recent years, and they had to witness it again Saturday ...

by | October 09, 2017 | 15:47

Newton had offseason surgery on his throwing shoulder, couldn't throw to teammates until training camp, spent part of training camp on the shelf because of shoulder soreness and played one series in the preseason. Detroit took the first possession of the game and partly due to a penalty against Carolina were able to end the drive with a 30-yard field goal by M.