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  • Vanuatu earthquake: 6.4 magnitude quake hits Pacific island

    20 September 2017 9:01 PM

    A LARGE earthquake has hit Vanuatu, a small Pacific island nation to the east of Australia. The 6.4 magnitude quake sparked fears of tsunamis in the Pacific, including Hawaii. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) sent the US state a tsunami bulletin in the wake of the quake, which occurred at a considerably depth of 124 miles. The report to Hawaii

  • Davao City mayor: No classes in all levels

    20 September 2017 6:04 PM 2

    DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio suspended classes on Wednesday, September 20, on all levels for private schools as Malacañang already suspended classes on all levels for public schools. The two separate proclamations thus means there will be no classes on all levels in both public and private schools in Davao City on Thursday, September 21. "Since

  • The Contradiction Buried in Trump’s Iran and North Korea Policies

    20 September 2017 1:54 PM 1

    The lesson that the North Koreans would take away from the Iran deal, they say, is that the United States can be rolled. The Iran deal is not a permanent solution to the Iranian nuclear problem, they argue, but just a temporary fix. After 15 years, many of the limits on the production of nuclear material will be lifted, even if inspection requirements

  • Rescuers in desperate search for girl as Mexico quake toll hits 225

    20 September 2017 9:51 AM 1

    MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Rescuers frantically worked to dig a young girl out from under the rubble of a partially collapsed school on Wednesday, a small glimmer of hope amid devastation from a major earthquake that killed at least 225 people across central Mexico. Television network Televisa broadcast the dramatic rescue attempt live after crews at the school

  • Strong quake near Mexico City kills at least 226, rescuers dig through collapsed buildings

    20 September 2017 9:51 AM 1

    MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Rescue crews and ordinary citizens searched through rubble for survivors as night fell on Tuesday on battered cities in central Mexico, including the capital, where the death toll from a major earthquake grew to at least 226. The magnitude 7.1 quake toppled dozens of buildings, broke gas mains and sparked fires less than two weeks

  • Australian school discriminated against turban-wearing boy

    20 September 2017 8:46 AM 1

    An Australian school discriminated against a five-year-old Sikh boy when it prevented his enrolment because he wore a turban, a tribunal has found. The uniform policy of Melton Christian School in Melbourne prohibits non-Christian head coverings for boys. But the boy's father, Sagardeep Singh Arora, argued that not letting him wear the patka, a child's

  • Election details for Kiwis living in Australia

    20 September 2017 6:04 AM 1

    Kiwis living in Australia have the option of voting in New Zealand's general election pitting the conservative Nationals government against Labour under new leader Jacinda Ardern. - NZ citizens living in Australia who have gone home at least once in the past three years are eligible to vote. - Voting for New Zealanders in Australia will close at 4pm AEST on Friday

  • Top tips for casting your ballot on Edmonton's election day

    20 September 2017 4:11 AM 1

    The rules are easy: bring the right ID; go to your assigned polling station; don't take pictures Want to take a selfie on election day? There will definitely be a hashtag for that. Want to take a selfie on election day and NOT violate provincial law? Be sure to snap your picture outside the voting station. Justin Timberlake got in hot water for posting

  • Mexico: Strong earthquake topples buildings, killing scores

    20 September 2017 3:20 AM 1

    A strong earthquake has struck central Mexico, killing more than 140 people. The 7.1 magnitude quake toppled dozens of buildings in the capital, Mexico City, including a school where several children were reported to have died. There has also been widespread damage in Morelos and Puebla states and in Mexico State. The tremor struck while many people

  • At least 149 killed as powerful 7.1 earthquake strikes central Mexico

    20 September 2017 3:05 AM

    A powerful earthquake shook central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing homes and bridges across hundreds of miles, killing at least 149 people and sending thousands more fleeing into the streets screaming in a country still reeling from a deadly temblor that struck less than two weeks ago. The earthquake caused apartment blocks to sway violently in the center