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Over 800 engineering colleges across the country face closure

AICTE has introduced the plan for teachers training keeping in mind the quality of engineering education and their employability being a big challenge. Many private engineering colleges are either seeking for progressive closure or opt for turning the existing onces into polytechnics or science and art colleges.

Gorakhpur tragedy: sacked Dr Kafeel Khan in police custody

On Friday, a UP court issued a non-bailable warrant against Dr Khan and six others in connection with the BRD deaths. The warrants were issued against in charge of AES ward Dr Kafeel Khan, anesthetist Dr Satish, pharmacist Gajanan Jaiswal, accountant Sudhir Pandey, assistant clerk Sanjay Kumar Tripathi and gas suppliers Uday Pratap Singh and Manish Bhandari, investigating officer C Abhishek Singh said.

Fatal Landslide On Chandigarh-Shimla National Highway Buries Several Vehicles

Travellers didn't see it coming and before they knew, a huge portion of the hill collapsed while sweeping many vehicles in the process. People were alerted when some boulders and rocks rolled down approximately fifteen minutes before the landslide, as per Hindustan Times .

Massive landslide on Chandigarh-Shimla NH

A video released by news agency ANI shows that a part of the hill fell down on roads taking away many cars which were plying on the road. People were alerted when some boulders and rocks rolled down approximately fifteen minutes before the landslide, as per Hindustan Times .

BJP leader shot dead in Ghaziabad

After the incident, culprits fled the spot. "Nearby CCTV cameras are being scanned to trace the bikers", he added.Police sources said Bhati was the prime target and was shot at close range. Chauhan suffered a bullet injury and both were rushed to a hospital in Noida where Bhati died. Bhati was taken to Max hospital where he was declared brought dead while Balbir has been admitted at the Lal Bahadur Shastri hospital.

West Bengal Police posed as tourists, killed GJM supporter, says Sikkim Police

Meanwhile, Tamang today questioned Gurungs decision to expel him lashed out at him and party general secretary Roshan Giri. In a raid conducted at Namchi in Sikkim, the West Bengal Police arrested six Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leaders, only to be stopped by the Sikkim Police as the team could not furnish any official document.

Distance Limit of Bars from Schools Reduced to 50m

Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala alleged in a statement the decision is in lieu of favours received in the form of crores from the liquor lobby during the last Assembly polls."The decision vindicates the Opposition charge the Left Government has totally surrendered to liquor barons".

Shikhar Dhawan exits SL tour to attend to ailing mother

He started off the ODI series on a good note by smashing a century in the first match but failed to score runs after that. The visitors already swept the Test series 3-0, and given their dominant run on this trip, would like to sweep the ODI series as well.

Labor Day Weekend DWI Crackdown

The Labor Day Weekend is just about here, and the State of NY wants to make sure you stay safe while you're out enjoying the holiday. Labor Day weekend traditionally results in heavy traffic volumes throughout the state, which can lead to increased accidents, serious injuries and fatalities.

Dashcam video released in fiery crash that killed 5

Kalamazoo Township has quickly released a video from the dashcam in the officer's auto to dispel rumors that the victims died during a high speed chase with police. According to authorities in Kalamazoo Township multiple people are dead after an overnight high-speed crash Saturday. He says it's obvious the vehicle was still going at a rapid clip when it crashed.

Princess Charlotte never met Diana, but they share a special bond

Diana took up dancing when she was just a little girl like Charlotte too , studying ballet, tap, contemporary, and jazz, and later, was involved in a lot of fundraising for the English National Ballet . Delighted at the idea that the little Charlotte share the same passion that her grandmother, Kate Middleton and prince William have planned to make him discover My First Ballet , a version reinvented the fairy tale Cinderella, initiated by the English National Ballet for children.

Russia Hands Protest Note to The US Over Trade Mission Search

It denounced what it called a planned "illegal inspection" of Russian diplomatic housing as an "unprecedented aggressive action". On Friday, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said the Federal Bureau of Investigation was planning to search the general consulate premises, including homes of the diplomatic staff, which would violate diplomatic immunity.

What Would Happen If North Korea Launched A Nuclear Attack?

The US President said all the options are open when North Korea fired a medium range missile over Japan a few days back. A senior Japanese official subsequently said the leaders had agreed on the need for stronger pressure to be put on North Korea and for the country to "change its policies".

AMC Networks Inc. (AMCX) Stake Raised by Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL

Legal General Gru Public Limited Liability Com holds 0% in AMC Networks Inc (NASDAQ:AMCX) or 18,178 shares. Networks reported earnings per share of $1.01 during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year over year growth rate of 13.9%.

Gas prices surge as Harvey flooding threatens pipelines

The last time the national average gas price rose to $2.50 a gallon was around Labor Day in 2015, AAA said. "Basically this will affect everyone across the country on some level and your proximity to the supply chain will affect how severe the impact is to you", said Jeff Lenard, NACS vice president of strategic industry initiatives, which represents 80 percent of all gasoline volume sold in the country.

Trevor Noah Squashes People Upset Over Melania Trump's Stilettos: 'Who Cares?'

The response doesn't seem to affect the Trump team, as the president has continued to wear his hat in different colors throughout his week while he weighed in on the destruction of Hurricane Harvey. Here's the thing though, fools: Mrs. Trump changed en-route, selecting white Adidas sneakers instead for arrival. "The media is more concerned with criticizing Lady Melania Trump's appearance than the millions affected by this horrific disaster", conservative provocateur Jack Posobiec ...

RDL Financial Inc. Cuts Stake in Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB)

The stock rose 0.74% or $0.63 reaching $85.62 per share. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 6.15 million shares versus an average volume of 5.76 million shares during last trading session. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.90 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range).

White House: Trump nominates ex-pilot Bridenstine to head NASA

Republican Rep. Jim Bridenstine , who now serves on the Science, Space and Technology Committee, famously called for former President Barack Obama to apologize for allocating funding to climate change research. The space agency is involved in all aspects of space exploration, as well as in Earth observation missions from space and in the development of new aerospace concepts.

Iowa soldiers, 2 helicopters to be part of Harvey relief effort

Upon arrival, they will join thousands of National Guard members and first responders already on site. "The Iowa National Guard has responded to more than a dozen different domestic response missions since 2005, including Hurricanes Katrina and Gustav, so this is a mission we're very familiar with", he says.

Houston police Sgt. Steve Perez drowns in Harvey floodwaters

A Houston police officer drowned in flood waters over the weekend, according to the mayor of Houston , Sylvester Turner. But by roll call on Monday morning, when police noticed his continued absence, they launched a search, using divers and members of the volunteer Louisiana Cajun Navy who had helped with rescues in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.

Twitter Flooded With Jokes As Melania Trump Wears Heels To See Harvey

Kellyanne Conway attacked "feminists" for the criticism First Lady Melania Trump received for wearing stilettos en route to Texas amid Hurricane Harvey . Trump is traveling to Texas on Tuesday, and said he may return to the area on Saturday. " Vogue contributor Lynn Yaeger asked , "(W) hat kind of message does a fly-in visit from a First Lady in sky-high stilettos send to those suffering the enormous hardship, the devastation of this natural disaster?" His budget notes FEMA has an ...

Beware of Hurricane Harvey donation scams

The easiest way to find out if a charity is registered is to look it up on the secretary of state's website . If you are solicited by phone, ask the individual to put the request in writing and provide detailed information and material about the charity and its program.

If you ask me about Hrithik, I will answer: Kangana Ranaut

For the uninitiated, Hrithik and Kangana have been involved in a bitter feud since the start of 2016. After a lull for a substantial amount of time, the Hrithik Roshan-Kangana Ranaut controversy is back at its peak, with the latter going on a rampage in her recent interviews.

Kenyan court ruling good for Africa's democracy -SANs

After thanking the judges for the precedent-setting ruling and condemning the electoral commission, Mr Odinga and the team headed back into the building and left the exit into the grounds of the Kenyatta International Convention Centre. The official results had given Kenyatta 54 per cent of the vote to Odinga's 44 per cent. Last month's election results sparked protests and sporadic violence that killed at least 28 people.

Seven girls killed in Kenya school dormitory fire

Seven students of Moi Girls High School in Kibra, Nairobi have died after their dormitory was razed early today. "This is a school that's got 1,183 students and as you know is one of our top schools in the country and a school that we are very proud of".

Vladimir Putin has some ominous words for the U.S. regarding North Korea

The Russian President's warning comes after Pyongyang fired a ballistic missile that flew directly over Japan and landed in the Pacific Ocean. It must be diplomatically active'. North Korean media also continues to imply that this week's provocative missile launch over Japanese territory was but the "first military operation in the Pacific", with more to come.

Zuma in China for Brics summit

Zhang Yansheng, a researcher of the China Center for International Economic Exchanges, said the upcoming summit would focus on deepening cooperation for common development, playing a bigger role in global governance, intensifying people-to-people exchange and renovating BRICS.

Nitish tried to weaken party in Bihar: Congress

Chowdhary and Singh had managed to gather support from 14 of the 27 Congress legislators, but were still short of four MLAs to ensure a split without attracting provisions of the anti-defection law. As per state Congress insiders, most leaders are unhappy with the central leadership for its decision to back RJD chief Lalu Prasad wholeheartedly.

New Details Released in Oswego County Child Abuse Case

Police say the older child escaped from her home in Albion, NY Wednesday, and asked a neighbor for help. Three people have been arrested in connection with the torture of a 10-year-old at a home in Albion. A second victim, a 3-year-old, was also suffering from prior burns resulting from the abuse, according to the Sheriff's Office. Investigators think the adults targeted the 10-year-old girl because they believed she was a troublemaker.

MQM leader escapes assassination attempt unhurt in Karachi

The attack left a policeman and a passer-by dead while four others including a guard sustained injuries in the attack on central leader of MQM-P. He said the attackers came in police uniforms so they were able to pass through various check points unhindered.

Trump says 'talking is not the answer' regarding North Korea

In May, Trump himself told Reuters that he "would have no problem speaking to" North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to deter further development of the country's nuclear program. Pyongyang had earlier threatened to fire a salvo of Hwasong-12s toward Guam, which is home to key USA military bases and strategic long-range bombers the North finds threatening.

Will Cardinals take second in a row from Giants? MLB Predictions 9/1/17

The reliever missed 36 games with a right pronator strain. "Don't put too much stock in that because everybody goes through that during the season". The Cardinals moved within 5 1/2 games of the idle Colorado Rockies in the NL wild card race.

California to see more high heat, power conservation urged

Several schools canceled classes due to the citywide outages. Officials say smoke from at least a dozen wildfires burning in Northern California is drifting into Bay Area skies and contributing to the unhealthy air. Areas throughout Los Angeles, including the Westwood area and Santa Monica, experienced isolated thunderstorms and showers Thursday evening, according to the NWS's website .

Trump, Moon agree to boost S.Korean missile capabilities

The 1979 guideline was last amended five years ago to extend the allowed range of South Korean ballistic missiles to nearly 500 miles and increase their payload to 1,100 pounds. The South wants to raise the missile cap to boost its defenses against the reclusive North, which is pursuing missile and nuclear weapons programs in defiance of global warnings and United Nations sanctions.

The head of Trump's controversial voter-fraud panel works for Breitbart

Trump said Friday he plans to make a decision on the future of the policy either "today or over the weekend". The public confirmation of Kobach's deal with Breitbart brought a flurry of nuclear-hot takes from liberals of all stripes: Kobach is a white nationalist, Kobach is a Nazi, Kobach is leaking voter data to Breitbart (?), etc.

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