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Nepal polls: Voting for final phase underway

Nepal polls: Voting for final phase underway

Protests kicked off after a new constitution was passed in 2015 - almost a decade after the end of the brutal Maoist insurgency - with ethnic minority groups saying the charter left them politically marginalised. Simmering tensions have remained and Madhesi parties refused to take part in local polls unless an amendment to the Constitution was passed to address their demand more representation in parliament and redrawing of provincial boundaries. Consulte Mais Informação

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Violent Storm in Romania Kills 8, Injures Dozens

Violent Storm in Romania Kills 8, Injures Dozens

Bukurest . Eight people lost their lives and nearly 70 were injured as powerful storms hit Western Romania on Sunday evening. Gusts of winds reached almost 100 kilometers (62 miles) per hour in the city of Timisoara. In Serbia, a man went missing on his boat on the Danube river near Belgrade and six people, including a five-year-old child, were injured by falling trees. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nokia 2 Specifications Leaked, Everything You Need to Know

It features glass-based cover on the back, which is believed it to be a 3D glass shield. The first thing that appears seeing the image is that Nokia 2 will be a budget phone, while the Nokia 9 will be a premium device. For selfie lovers, it will have a 5 MP front camera. The leak also displays Nokia 2's back design and according to rumours, this phone will have a 5-inch HD screen, 1GB of RAM, and a Snapdragon 220 processor. Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkey sends military vehicles, equipment to Syria border

Turkey sends military vehicles, equipment to Syria border

The military vehicles, including tanks, which departed from the Luleburgaz district in northwestern Kirklareli province, were brought to Hatay's Iskenderun district via railroad. The plan calls for the cessation of hostilities between anti-government groups and forces fighting on behalf of Bashar-al-Assad four so-called de-escalation zones in mainly opposition-held areas of the country, with Russia, Turkey and Iran to act as guarantors. Consulte Mais Informação

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Man dies at 'haunted house' in Hong Kong

Man dies at 'haunted house' in Hong Kong

Visitors to the rooms of terror, created the annual festival in honor of Halloween, promise that they "will feel buried alive, before escaping from the dark and bad grave". Ms Eva Au Yeung Yee Wwah, the theme park's director of events and entertainment, said Mr Cheung was found in "a place for our staff to carry out some maintenance work". Consulte Mais Informação

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Woman found dead at Sydney northern beaches home

Woman found dead at Sydney northern beaches home

A woman thought to be aged in her 50's has been found dead in a home believed to be owned by supermodel Gemma Ward. . Police at a home in Marine Parade, Avalon. Ward was first scouted as a model at the age of 14, and made her Australian Fashion Week debut aged 15. The two spent Christmas together in Perth before heading back to NY where Ledger died less than a month later on January 22, 2008. Consulte Mais Informação

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Singapore Aug exports rise most in 6 mths on electronics, China shipments

Singapore Aug exports rise most in 6 mths on electronics, China shipments

The level of Nodx reached S$14.7 billion in August, higher than the S$14.1 billion in the previous month. While the city-state's manufacturing sector has benefited in recent quarters from the sustained demand for electronics, many have said that the base for growth remains narrow, especially considering the likelihood of a slowdown in China, Singapore's largest export market. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iran Will Respond to Any 'Wrong Move' on JCPOA: Leader

Iran Will Respond to Any 'Wrong Move' on JCPOA: Leader

Khamanei made the remarks September 17 while addressing the graduation ceremony at Police Academy in Tehran, the official website of the Iranian leader reported. President Hassan Rouhani left on Sunday for the UN General Assembly in NY, where he is set to hold crucial talks on the 2015 nuclear deal, which eased worldwide sanctions in exchange for curbs to Iran's atomic programme. Consulte Mais Informação

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Panthers TE Olsen out with broken foot

Panthers TE Olsen out with broken foot

Granted, with several key players out or hobbled, this was a game Carolina just needed to survive. "I wouldn't say we won't miss a guy like Greg Olsen , " Dickson said. Stewart is not a happy camper right now. "This is the best one I have ever played on", Peppers said emphatically Sunday. Newton looked to Funchess early, hitting him for 15 yards from deep in Carolina territory during the first quarter, and then he came back to him for a 24-yard completion to open the second quarter. Consulte Mais Informação

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Australian report calls for national testing of grade one students

Australian report calls for national testing of grade one students

Researchers said the failure to achieve in the early school years flowed through to adulthood, with up to 20 per cent having problems with numeracy later in life. It said United Kingdom students' performance had improved since the test was introduced five years ago, with 81 per cent of students achieving the expected standard last year compared with 58 per cent in 2012. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israel to ammend adoption law, give same-sex couples equal rights

Israel to ammend adoption law, give same-sex couples equal rights

High Court Justice Esther Hayut deemed the June 2018 deadline for passing such legislation to be reasonable, and noted that "if things don't progress at the proper pace, it's always possible to return and monitor [matters]". "From now on same sex families, who deserve the right to adopt like any other family, will have that right", said Riki Shapira Rosenberg, lead attorney for the Israel Religious Action Center, according to JTA . Consulte Mais Informação

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