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Tempestade Eleanor provoca onda de destruição na Europa

Tempestade Eleanor provoca onda de destruição na Europa

Um esquiador morreu após a queda de uma árvore em Morillon, nos Alpes franceses, e outras 15 pessoas ficaram feridas no resto do país, disse à AFP Michael Bernier, porta-voz da Defesa Civil. Os parques, jardins e cemitérios também estarão fechados durante todo o dia, segundo anunciou a prefeitura de Paris . O tráfego aéreo no aeroporto Charles de Gaulle foi também condicionado e provocou o atraso de dezenas de voos. Consulte Mais Informação

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Palavra 'incêndios' ganha Palavra do Ano 2017

Palavra 'incêndios' ganha Palavra do Ano 2017

Sem grandes surpresas, a palavra incêndios é a vencedora da iniciativa " Palavra do Ano ", organizada anualmente pela Porto Editora . O 4.º lugar é ocupado pela palavra " vencedor ", com 08% dos votos, um termo escolhido por, em maio do ano passado, "pela primeira vez, e de forma surpreendente", Portugal ter sido o país vencedor do Festival Eurovisão da Canção, "sendo de sublinhar o entusiasmo e o carinho que o cantor Salvador Sobral despertou junto dos portugueses", escreveu a Porto ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Matric pass rate improves to 75.1%

Matric pass rate improves to 75.1%

The Class of 2017 is the tenth group of learners to sit for the NSCe, and the fourth to write CAPS-aligned NSC examinations. "For the class of 2017 we had 107 430 registered progressed learners", said Motshekga. While there is a tendency to focus exclusively on the provincial pass rate (which is an important indicator), we must also consider other important factors and indicators of success so that we can then determine if the system is ultimately improving or where it needs to be improved. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ranbir's Dutt biopic to hit theatres on 29 June, alongside Diljit's Soorma

Ranbir's Dutt biopic to hit theatres on 29 June, alongside Diljit's Soorma

Ranbir Kapoor and the other characters in the film are seen to do equal justice with each of their respective characters. Sanjay Dutt biopic is expected to be a turning point in Ranbir Kapoor's failing career but in a recent interview the actor called Sanjay Dutt a fraud man! Vidhu Vinod Chopra is the producer, who has produced literally all the films of Hirani starting from his first Munna Bhai M.B.B.S till the latest one. Consulte Mais Informação

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4 dead, 7 injured after fire engulfs Maimoon building in Marol

4 dead, 7 injured after fire engulfs Maimoon building in Marol

Reports said firefighters rescued around 11 people and the injured were rushed to Cooper and Mukund hospitals. The deceased were recognized as Sakina A Kapasi (14), Mohsin A Kapasi (10), Tasleem A Kapasi (42), and Dawood Ali Kapasi (80). "We weren't aware of the fire, until we heard the screams". Five people, including staff of pubs in the complex have been arrested in connection with the fire tragedy. Consulte Mais Informação

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New Zealand dominate T20I rankings

New Zealand dominate T20I rankings

In the process, teammates Kane Williamson slipped to seventh (down two spots), Martin Guptill dropped out of the top ten and now occupies 11th spot. Sodhi too was at the 10th spot and leaped to the No.1 Ranking. "I'm really grateful for the success I've had and I'm stoked to be ranked No.1. It hasn't really sunk in just yet, but I'm sure it will as the days progress", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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UP Haj committee office painted saffron by Yogi Adityanath government

UP Haj committee office painted saffron by Yogi Adityanath government

The painting of the Haj House into saffron comes two days after the Yogi government ordered the madrassas in his state to reduce the number of holidays on Muslim festivals, and remain closed on Hindu festivals too. He began by getting his office - the Lal Bahadur Shastri Bhawan - in the same city painted saffron. "However, the opposition is claiming that the BJP has yet again resorted to alleged 'saffroniasation" of the state. Consulte Mais Informação

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Thomas Monson, president of Mormon church, dies at age 90

Thomas Monson, president of Mormon church, dies at age 90

The next president was not immediately named, but the job is expected to go to next longest-tenured member of the church's governing Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, 93-year-old Russell M. Instead of talking about his complete legacy, including how Monson helped ban gay marriage (at least temporarily), violating his own Church's pledge of political neutrality, the leadership is casting him as a hero who "followed Jesus". Consulte Mais Informação

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Lalu says 'It's very cold in jail' CBI judge replied

Lalu says 'It's very cold in jail' CBI judge replied "play table"

Lalu Prasad famous for his witty one-liners told the judge in the Rachi court that it is very cold in the jail, hinting to pronounce the ruling quickly. The court had heard pre-sentencing arguments in alphabetical order on Thursday of former IAS officer Beck Julius, Gopinath Das, RJD leader Jagdish Sharma, transporter/suppliers Jyoti Kumar Jha and Krishna Kumar Prasad. Consulte Mais Informação

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Judges deny Dem. motion to reconsider tied Va. House race

Judges deny Dem. motion to reconsider tied Va. House race

Sitting in the front row, Democratic candidate Shelly Simonds clasped her husband's and daughter's hands as officials reached into the bowl and plucked the canisters out, one by one. A victory for Democratic challenger Shelly Simonds would have split the House 50-50. Then a recount showed Simonds beating Yancey by one vote. The balance of power in the House could shift again because a lawsuit is pending over the results of another House race in Northern Virginia. Consulte Mais Informação

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Android Malware Steals Uber Logins, Then Covers it Up

Android Malware Steals Uber Logins, Then Covers it Up

The malware found by the Symantec analysts pranks Uber's Android application and yield clients' passwords, enabling hackers to assume control over clients' records. The malware can get onto a device a number of ways, mostly as part of a fake or pirated app downloaded from outside of the Play Store . "We don't anticipate such an app to be in widescale distribution", Symantec said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Murray não vai ao Open da Austrália

Murray não vai ao Open da Austrália

A desistência do britânico veio apenas algumas horas após Kei Nishikori - outro tenista afastado há meses - anunciar que também não jogaria o torneio por uma lesão no punho. Ainda não há uma data certa para o retorno de Nishikori às quadras. A informação foi divulgada pelo Twitter oficial do torneio, que divulgou também uma declaração do tenista. Consulte Mais Informação

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Three cars on Amtrak train with 311 passengers derail, none hurt

Three cars on Amtrak train with 311 passengers derail, none hurt

Eight people driving on the highway below were also injured, according to the report . According to a preliminary report released by the NTSB on Thursday, the technology would have alerted the engineer to the fact that the train was speeding at 78 miles per hour in a 30-mph zone - something two signs along the track announcing the reduction in speed apparently didn't do. Consulte Mais Informação

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