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Taj Mahal minaret collapses as storm hits Agra

Taj Mahal minaret collapses as storm hits Agra

The metal pillar of height 12 feet at the entry gate, called as Darwaza-e-Rauza collapsed due to the wind speed during the thunderstorm that crossed 100 km per hour of speed. However, while few reports suggested that the incident occurred around midnight, The Times of India reported that it took place at 7.30 pm and one of the small white domes were hit during the incident. Consulte Mais Informação

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Germany won't join any Syria strikes but supports allies

Germany won't join any Syria strikes but supports allies

Germany will not join any military strikes against the Syrian government in response to a poison gas attack on a rebel held town but supports Western efforts to chemical weapons use is unacceptable, Chancellor Angela Merkel says. "We can't accept the use of chemical weapons, and the worldwide community must ensure that red lines are respected", he said. The crisis over Syria is being handled "with caution", Merkel said. Consulte Mais Informação

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China launches navy's largest ever military display in South China Sea

Some 48 warships, 76 fighter jets, and more than 10,000 navy personnel took part in the drill at an undisclosed location, said China Military, a newspaper affiliated to the People's Liberation Army. Xi stressed the "urgent" need to build a powerful navy as the country prepares for live-fire drills in the Taiwan Strait. That would place it about 40km from Kinmen, the Global Times said. Consulte Mais Informação

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INSS convoca 152.269 pessoas para revisão de auxílio-doença e aposentadoria

INSS convoca 152.269 pessoas para revisão de auxílio-doença e aposentadoria

Beneficiários de auxílio-doença e aposentadoria por invalidez que foram convocados em 23 de março pelo INSS (Instituto Nacional do Seguro Social) têm até esta sexta-feira (13) para agendar a perícia de revisão do benefício. Quem teve o seu nome publicado no diário desta quinta (12), tem 15 dias corridos para tomar ciência da publicação e mais 5 dias para agendar a perícia pelo telefone 135 , ou seja, o prazo se encerra no dia 4 de maio de 2018. Consulte Mais Informação

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Saudi Arabia, Spain sign agreements to cooperate on military and technical developments

Saudi Arabia, Spain sign agreements to cooperate on military and technical developments

Mohammed bin Salman was due to attend a banquet with Spain's King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia before meeting with Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy and with Defense Minister Maria Dolores de Cospedal . The Saudi prince's trip to Spain comes hot on the heels of a three-day official visit to France and after a tour lasting several weeks of the United States , Britain and Egypt, where the self-styled moderniser signed multimillion-dollar deals. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israel comes to halt to remember Holocaust victims

Netanyahu vehemently opposes the 2015 deal that curbed Tehran's uranium enrichment levels - a potential pathway to nuclear arms - in exchange for the lifting of worldwide sanctions. The names of Holocaust victims are read out in parliament. The survey found that almost half of all Americans - 41 percent - couldn't identify Auschwitz, a concentration camp where an estimated 1.1 million Jews and minorities were killed at the hands of Nazis during World War II. Consulte Mais Informação

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Parkland, Florida, Faculty District Frees Capital to Equip teachers

Parkland, Florida, Faculty District Frees Capital to Equip teachers

They were able to verify one deposit previous year of more than $3,333. It's still unclear exactly how much money Cruz has access to and how much, if anything, he'll get from his mother's estate, ABC said. The Broward County School Board, that manages schools including Stoneman, stated in a statement Wednesday it had voted unanimously towards accepting dollars in a $67 million statewide program, signed into law a month from Governor Rick Scott as a portion of the deal of gun-control and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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WTO warns over tit-for-tat trade wars

WTO warns over tit-for-tat trade wars

China has already announced retaliatory action against the United States move, announcing tariffs of up to 25% on U.S. imports such as pork, fruit, nuts and wine. The WTO said in its latest global trade outlook that China's rebalancing might dampen imports slightly in the short-run but it should produce stronger, sustainable growth over the long term, which would support more trade. Consulte Mais Informação

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Walmart close to buying majority of India's Flipkart

Walmart close to buying majority of India's Flipkart

A deal with Flipkart would step up Walmart's battle with Amazon .com (AMZN.O) for a bigger share of India's fledgling e-commerce market, which Morgan Stanley estimates will be worth $200 billion in a decade. What it means for Walmart to get a deal Flipkart is that it will enable to reach the vast India market. For years, Walmart tried to enter India but was confined to wholesale business due to the restrictions on foreign investment. Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple Killing Off MacOS Support For Legacy 32-Bit Apps Soon

Apple Killing Off MacOS Support For Legacy 32-Bit Apps Soon

At this point, Apple no longer accepts any 32-bit apps on the Mac App Store . The technologies that define today's Mac experience-such as Metal graphics acceleration-work only with 64-bit apps. The latest beta of watchOS 4.3.1, which is sort of the watchOS equivalent of iOS 11 .4, warns you when you try to launch an out-of-date app. In the Finder, click on the Apple menu in the upper left and select About This Mac. Consulte Mais Informação

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Thursday's Wake-Up Weather: Hot and windy today!

Thursday's Wake-Up Weather: Hot and windy today!

We will see mostly sunny skies on Friday but it will still be windy. Friday temperatures will really soar. We will also continue to have a southwesterly breeze. Then as the day goes on they will fall into the 50s. A cold front will slowly be crossing the area. Though the western parts of the country are bathed in sunshine - with Cumbria and the Lake District looking particularly fine at present - we'll be keeping with that easterly wind well into Thursday too. Consulte Mais Informação

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