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Seventy army cadets rescued from Mournes

Seventy army cadets rescued from Mournes

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency's helicopters from Prestwick in Scotland and Caernarfon in Wales flew to the area, along with an Irish Coast Guard helicopter. Weather conditions have been very poor. "I'm down in the lowlands so in the high Mournes it must be incredibly hard". The casualties are being taken to Annalong Community Centre to be assessed. Consulte Mais Informação

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Former Notre Dame football coach Ara Parseghian dies at 94

Former Notre Dame football coach Ara Parseghian dies at 94

Parseghian had been hospitalized last month because of an infection in his hip. He walked away from coaching at the age of 51 after winning two national championships, but never really left Notre Dame. "When you find any successful coach there's always a portion of the players who didn't like him". He went into television work and spent more than a decade calling games on ABC and CBS. Consulte Mais Informação

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NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya Resigns, Will Return to Columbia University

NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya Resigns, Will Return to Columbia University

Debroy, one of the three members of the premier think-tank, added that there was a lot of unfinished work at the NITI Aayog and the expectation was that this work would be carried out by Panagariya till 2019. Panagariya highlighted rising demands regarding NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman's time. Panagariya said he expected a successor to be named. He further said although he wanted to complete the Seven-Year Strategy Paper and 15-year Vision Document, the task would now have to be done by his ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Moraes Moreira é internado no RJ com úlcera e adia shows

Moraes Moreira é internado no RJ com úlcera e adia shows

A informação foi dada pela assessoria do artista, através de comunicado, que também dizia que o cantor , no entanto, passa bem e está se recuperando. A assessoria informou que todos os clientes que não puderem comparecer nas novas datas dos espetáculos serão reembolsados. Moreira, Baby do Brasil, Pepeu Gomes, Luiz Galvão e Paulinho Boca de Cantor - formação original da banda surgida em 1969 - atualmente rodam o Brasil com a turnê Acabou chorare , que marca o retorno do grupo à estrada após ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Extensive study finds Verizon speeds slowed after unlimited data was introduced

Extensive study finds Verizon speeds slowed after unlimited data was introduced

They noted that their performance was improving while AT&T and Verizon were slowing down, Fortune reports. 4G speeds are slowing down for many people in the USA as unlimited data plans become more prevalent. Nationally, T-Mobile customers who used the app speed test had the fastest average download speed at more than 16 megabits per second, followed by Verizon at 13 Mbps, AT&T at 11 Mbps, and Sprint at 8 Mbps. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pres. Trump Preparing for Trade Action Against China

Pres. Trump Preparing for Trade Action Against China

The administration wants Beijing to impose stiffer penalties on theft of intellectual property and ease obligations that U.S. firms hoping to enter the Chinese market share advanced technology, the Journal said . He claimed enforcing intellectual property rules alone would add millions of new American jobs each year. Washington may be concerned about Beijing's policy, known as Made in China 2025, which could pave the way for the world's second-largest economy to become a leader in 10 fields ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Lula vira réu pela sexta vez, agora no caso do sítio

Lula vira réu pela sexta vez, agora no caso do sítio

O ex-presidente Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva virou réu em mais uma ação penal na Lava Jato . Lula da Silva, que já condenado a nove anos e meio num processo que está em recurso, foi acusado agora de ter cometido os crimes de corrupção passiva e branqueamento de capitais num processo relacionado com uma quinta localizada na cidade de Atibaia , no interior de São Paulo . Consulte Mais Informação

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China warmly congratulates Abbasi on becoming PM

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was elected Pakistan's Prime Minister by the country's National Assembly on Tuesday, becoming the interim leader of the country after Nawaz Sharif was disqualified by the Supreme Court over the Panama Papers scandal. Sharif's brother Shahbaz, tipped to become prime minister in a few months when he becomes eligible, was also present at the meeting, footage released by Abbasi's office showed. Consulte Mais Informação

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Criança deteta erro no Museu de História Natural em Londres

Criança deteta erro no Museu de História Natural em Londres

A correção foi feita por Charlie, uma criança de 10 anos com síndrome de Asperger . Na imagem estava um dinossauro com quatro patas (protocerátopo) que não era o oviráptor - que é bípede. Um porta-voz afirmou que a galeria "tinha sido renovada várias vezes" e que "foi cometido um erro". O episódio aconteceu quando os pais de Charlie o levaram, juntamente com o irmão, para passar a noite no museu de Londres, a 21 de julho. Consulte Mais Informação

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Very optimistic about India, says Apple CEO Tim Cook

Very optimistic about India, says Apple CEO Tim Cook

Apple now has just 2-3% of India's overall smartphones market share and has a long way to go before convincing people in India to buy the latest iPhone every year. By comparison, sales of iPhones rose just 2 percent year-over-year, though at ~41 million units sold worldwide they still dwarfed iPad sales. As far as guidance for next quarter is concerned, Apple said it expects revenue between $49 billion and $52 billion, implying a usual iPhone launch at the end of September. Consulte Mais Informação

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15 million in Pacific Northwest under excessive heat warnings, advisories

15 million in Pacific Northwest under excessive heat warnings, advisories

Dozens of records could be broken over the next two days. The power marketer said it's taking extra steps to keep power flowing to customers' fans and air conditioners. Shifting winds overnight brought smoke into the valley from a wildfire burning near Mount Jefferson as well as fires in British Columbia, Canada. Officials say the city's public works staff start around 3 a.m. Consulte Mais Informação

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Australia police release man in plane 'terror plot' probe

Australia police release man in plane 'terror plot' probe

A terrorist plot to bring down a plane was "fairly well along" when Australian authorities moved in, U.S. officials say, amid claims the four men arrested over the plan had links to Islamic State. Jacinta Carroll is from the Australian Strategic Policy Institute and highlights that the group element of this conspiracy and the direct communication with Islamic State is what makes it both unique and concerning. Consulte Mais Informação

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Germany accuses Vietnam of kidnapping asylum seeker in Berlin

Germany accuses Vietnam of kidnapping asylum seeker in Berlin

Vietnam's intelligence officer at the country's Berlin embassy has been declared persona non grata and given 48 hours to leave the country, Martin Schaefer also confirmed. They demanded that Thanh be returned to Germany so the asylum and extradition requests could be correctly handled. He was elected to the National Assembly in May 2016, but was dismissed from the communist-dominated legislature before its first session the following month. Consulte Mais Informação

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