Udasi said since there is still water-logging at Kurla, it may take some more time for the Harbour line trains to get back on track. In 2005, several parts of the city were waterlogged due to incessant rains . The MeT department, on the other hand, has issued warning that heavy rains are likely to lash the coastal regions of Maharashtra and Gujarat in next 24 to 48 hours .
Many Texans grabbed not only their valuables but also the dogs, cats, birds and other pets as they fled the flooding caused by Tropical Storm Harvey. The Animal Humane Society of Minnesota is sending a rescue team to Texas to help animals impacted by the flooding from Hurricane Harvey.
As the storm churned over warm Gulf waters , meteorologists predicted that Harvey would make landfall for a second time late Tuesday or early Wednesday morning over Louisiana , the state directly to the east of Texas . Landrieu feels that New Orleans is ready in many ways for the challenge. "I wanted to get my mother's Bible out of the house and there were some things we needed - our medicine, we're both on medications", said David Wells, 65.
Even if the plants didn't sustain much damage, they count on the Houston Ship Channel, a vital waterway for the US energy industry, to move imported crude oil into the state and refined fuels out. Exxon Mobil, Motiva Enterprises and Total all are shutting down their refinery complexes in the Beaumont and Port Arthur region . Valero, which had closed its two refineries in the Corpus Christi area, said it was looking to reopen the facilities but that damaged pipeline, port and transportation ...
She wrote: "With almost four years now until the next Scottish Parliament elections, I am convinced that the party needs a new leader with fresh energy, drive and a new mandate to take the party into that contest". Responding to news of her departure, Mr Corbyn said: I'd like to thank Kezia Dugdale for her work as Scottish Labour leader and the important role she has played in rebuilding the party in Scotland.
Opposition leader Raila Odinga argued the presidential poll was rigged and took his case to the court, challenging the election commission's declaration of President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election with 54% of the vote. The judge said an ICT officer appointed by the Supreme Court and Judiciary's ICT officer shall supervise, access the technology used and prepare a report together with two agents each from the parties in court.
Steve Bannon, Reince Priebus , Sean Spicer, Sebastion Gorka, Kellyanne Conway, Rex Tillerson, and Jeff Sessions have faced criticism while allies like Gary Cohn, H. "I haven't had anything to do with them since they moved", one NY friend told the magazine, "and it is because the day that man gave an inaugural speech, what am I going to say?" Ellison writes: "Most such people take a seat a little off to the side, at least until they get their bearings".
Fawcett, reporting from Ramallah, said that the Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah expressed frustration that the USA peace team was taking too long to answer questions on where it stands regarding Israeli settlements and the two-state solution.
The Secretary General of Hezbollah made the remarks during a speech today in which he taunted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over the terrorist group's defeat in Syria and Iraq at the hands of what he called pro-Iranian forces. He said the army could have freed those soldiers from the first day had there been political will. Video of that engagement showed the Syrian army and fighters from Hezbollah - a Shia Islamist militant group and political party - pounding Islamic State ...
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 smartphone was already listed on the online retailer Gearbest with 4GB/6GB and 8GB RAM configurations . The poster doesn't really show the Mi Mix 2 itself, but it does include an outline of the device touting that it won't have any bezels.
Yingluck faced up to 10 years in prison and a lifetime ban from politics had she been convicted by Thailand's Supreme Court last Friday. But instead she was a no-show, with junta and party sources saying she had fled overseas. However, they were withdrawn after being accused by people in society that it was an intimidation against her", the army chief said. It is true that some party supporters may have been disappointed by Ms Yingluck's escape, but this will hardly make them turn to other ...
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has left for London today (Wednesday) to see his ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz, who has been diagnosed with cancer. The ex-premier will celebrate Eid in London and will return home after the festivity. Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz has been campaigning for Kulsoom for the National Assembly-120 by-elections, due to which she had to cancel her planned visit to London.
Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. "Like Texas if you think about it, " Trump said. "That's all I can say", Trump added. "We have to be very careful that this huge training, huge military trafficking.
New Orleans is under a flash-flood watch and could see localized flooding, with 4 to 8 inches of rain predicted through Thursday, CNN meteorologist Taylor Ward said. Sewerage and Water Board director Cedric Grant blamed climate change for the floods, but it turned out the city's antiquated pumping system was to blame.
Public schools in St. Charles are open Wednesday , although middle and high school students have a regularly scheduled late take-in day in which classes start a couple hours later than normal. Temperatures will be in the lower 70s. According to more than a century of records, Newton averages 13.61 inches of rain in the summer months of June (4.41 inches), July (4.73 inches) and August (4.47 inches).
The agreement on LEU bank was signed on Aug 27, 2015 by the Kazakhstan government and the United Nations global nuclear watchdog International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). "That is why we are holding the EXPO 2017 worldwide exhibition, dedicated to the energy of the future, in Astana ", President Nazarbayev further said.
Not everyone is happy with the new law, which took Kenya more than 10 years - and three attempts - to pass. Kenya Association of Manufacturers spokesperson Samuel Matonda said 176 manufacturers will have to close, with around 60,000 jobs lost.
President Donald Trump stoked anxieties by threatening on August 22 to shut down the government if Congress does not fund his proposed U.S. -Mexico border wall. The council expressed its commitment to a peaceful, diplomatic and political solution to the situation and welcomed efforts to facilitate a peaceful and comprehensive solution through dialogue.
While India claims that both the countries will withdraw their troops from Doklam, China immediately clarified saying the deal only asks for the Indian troops to withdraw, which it has immediately honored. Doval reportedly told the Chinese officer bluntly whether China considers every disputed territory its own? Foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying refused to disclose future plans for the road project that had triggered the confrontation on the remote Doklam plateau.
Although neither the United States nor Pakistan provided a reason for delaying the visit by the top American diplomat, USA officials in Pakistan have reportedly been on high-alert since Trump's speech announcing a new policy on Afghanistan last Monday.
Russian Federation could try to push the envelope by involving greater numbers of troops in parallel exercises outside of the official Zapad drills. In a press release on Tuesday, Belarusian First Deputy Defense Minister Oleg Belokonev said that at the first stage the regional group of forces joint command will finalize the troops' preparation for a combat mission isolating illegal armed units and enemy reconnaissance and sabotage groups.
Instead he'll work several stories above one, from the broadcast booth. As head coach, Helfrich led OR to an appearance in the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship Game and guided quarterback Marcus Mariota to a Heisman Trophy following the 2014 season.
Trump can go much lower because he still hasn't faced an economic decline or any of the normal events that drive presidential approval ratings down. All of this is happening because Trump is so relentlessly self-centered that he can't grasp the idea that even if Republicans in Congress are getting on his nerves, he'll only hurt himself if he helps them fail.
The Met predicts heavy rain will continue for the next 48 hours with heavy to very heavy rain predicted for at least the next 24 hours in Mumbai and its suburbs. In an official announcement, the Maharashtra government instructed offices to allow employees to leave early. The Western Railway (WR) services were affected following a technical snag at Bandra while the Central Railway (CR) services were affected - mainly on the Kasara-Kalyan section - because of derailment of the ...
European countries are at loggerheads over how to deal with the arrival of hundreds of thousands of people fleeing war, poverty and political upheaval in the Middle East and Africa . Italy has long urged its European Union partners to help ease the burden of housing migrants , as its reception centres are overcrowded. The total number of people who reached Italy from Africa between January and 23 August this year was 98,072, according to the International Organization for Migration ...