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All of NSW now drought affected

All of NSW now drought affected

Young farmers under 35 are especially vulnerable to stress and negative effects of droughts , researchers at the University of Newcastle said in a recent study. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull toured some drought-stricken communities on Sunday, announcing $12,000 grants for each affected farming family. Farmers in NSW were spending up to A$10,000 per truckload of hay to feed their animals, he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Palestinian leadership in Israel takes legal action against Jewish Nation-State Law

Palestinian leadership in Israel takes legal action against Jewish Nation-State Law

Israel has come under global criticism since passing the Basic Law, which has also come to be known as the "Jewish Nation-State" law. It makes no mention of equality or democracy, implying that the country's Jewish character takes precedence, and speaks of Israel as the historic homeland of the Jews, who have a "unique" right to self-determination within its borders. Consulte Mais Informação

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Twitter CEO Defends Decision Not to Ban Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter CEO Defends Decision Not to Ban Alex Jones, Infowars

Seeing as the company has been so vocal lately about trying to curb "troll-like behaviors" and working to "reduce people's ability to detract from healthy public conversation", it seems like they'd be on board with banning someone who has built his career on harassing the parents of murdered children as well as teenage school shooting victims , who uses his platform to spread unsafe and hateful misinformation. Consulte Mais Informação

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Shooter In Kansas Hate Crime Receives 3 Additional Life Sentences

Shooter In Kansas Hate Crime Receives 3 Additional Life Sentences

The prosecution and defence teams had jointly requested a sentence of life imprisonment without parole on hate crimes charges for Purinton . Adam Purinton , 53, did not speak in court Tuesday as he was sentenced for the February 22, 2017, shooting at Austins Bar & Grill in Olathe, that killed Srinivas Kuchibhotla , a citizen of India who had stopped at the bar with a co-worker, Alok Madasani , both 32, for an after-work drink. Consulte Mais Informação

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NA-131: Vote recount underway on Saad Rafique’s request

NA-131: Vote recount underway on Saad Rafique’s request

Besides these three major parties, Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal Pakistan won 13 seats, Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan six seats, Pakistan Muslim League and Balochistan Awami Party four seats each, Balochistan National Party and Grand Democratic Alliance two seats each, Awami Muslim League Pakistan, Awami National Party, Jamhoori Wattan Party and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaniat one seat each. Consulte Mais Informação

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Yemen war: Children killed in Saudi-led air strike on bus

Yemen war: Children killed in Saudi-led air strike on bus

It accused the Houthis of using children as human shields. Medics treat a Yemeni child who was injured in an airstrike at an emergency clinic in the Iran-backed Houthi rebels' stronghold province of Saada, Aug. Saudi Arabia intercepted a ballistic missile fired by Yemen's Houthi rebels on Wednesday, but shrapnel killed a Yemeni man and wounded 11 others in the southern Saudi city of Jazan, the Arab Coalition said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israeli shelling kills two in Gaza

Israeli shelling kills two in Gaza

The group called to immediately release the captains who were arrested by the Israeli naval forces in global waters as they tried to break the blockade imposed on Gaza . Israel's security cabinet discussed the proposal on Sunday, but afterwards ministers said only that the Israeli military was "prepared for any scenario". Consulte Mais Informação

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Another strong quake hits Indonesia's Lombok, witnesses say buildings have collapsed

Today's natural disaster was the third big trmor to hit Lombok in little more than a week but there were no immediate reports of deaths or injuries. Journalists reporting on the aftermath of the fatal quake saw people running into the streets in panic. Thousands of tourists have left Lombok since Sunday, fearing further earthquakes , some on extra flights provided by airlines and others on ferries to the neighbouring island of Bali. Consulte Mais Informação

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