Australia launched a postal vote on Tuesday (Sept 12) to decide if they should legalise same-sex marriage, as a widely watched poll indicated the country would be overwhelmingly in support. "I am genuinely concerned that as the conversations get driven to extremities on both the left and right, that that will also alienate the people in the middle that aren't directly impacted to speak up and have a voice", he told AFP .
The flexible platform is created to support either front, rear or four-wheel drive, with either one or two electric motors and a scaleable battery mounted low down within its flat floor structure. With another 10 pure BEVs planned to launch before 2022, Daimler hopes that defining the GLC F-Cell as a plug-in hybrid will convince people it's a family-friendly practical auto.
The committee will also look into the Supreme Court's verdict on the triple Talaq . "Any restriction on it will amount to denying us our right to practice Muslim personal law as given by the Constitution, and it should remain intact". About 45 members including the board president Mohd Rabey Hasani Nadvi, other office-bearers, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president and MP Asaduddin Owaisi and Babri Masjid Action Committee convener Zafaryab Jilani took part in the meeting.
The massive storm triggered evacuation orders for 5.6 million people before it made two landfalls in the state Sunday. The storm has weakened to a tropical depression, but was still dropping heavy rains in parts of North Carolina , South Carolina, Georgia , Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee and Kentucky on Tuesday .
Emmanuel Nahshon, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman in a statement said "In response to the request by the president of Togo and following consultations between him and the prime minister, it was made a decision to put off the Israel-Africa Summit to a future, agreed-upon date".
I am happy to inform that Father Tom Uzhunnalil from Kerala has been rescued, EAM Sushma Swaraj was quoted as saying. Father Tom Uzhunnalil was abducted by ISIS in March 2016 after an attack on an old people's home run by missionaries in the southern port city of Aden.
The yellow "be aware" rain warning runs from 17:00 on Tuesday until 08:00 on Wednesday with a "small chance" of flooding of homes and businesses. Gusts of 60mph are expected along coasts exposed to the west, in particular coasts bordering the Bristol Channel.
Facebook has recently been making a push to be the most dominant player in online videos, earmarking money to develop original content and tweaking their content-serving algorithm for users who are on a mobile data connection. These videos can then be played back later without affecting data usage or when a reliable connection isn't available. Facebook has yet to reveal how it will choose videos for offline caching.
The storm is now about 60 miles northwest of Gainesville, Florida and moving at about 17 mph toward the Chattahoochee Valley area. Those islands have had massive power outages, but search-and-rescue operations had to wait out Hurricane Jose before they could begin recovery efforts there, Brock Long, FEMA director, said on ABC's "This Week".
Life-threatening wind, rain and a storm surge are expected in the Turks and Caicos Islands , another British territory, into Saturday, after it was "pummelled" by Irma on Thursday night. There was a great deal of storm surge between Cudjoe Key and Marathon Key, but it wasn't as severe as during Hurricane Wilma during 2005, she said. By late morning Saturday, however, few businesses in St.
The U.S. military deployed Navy ships and aircraft and hundreds of Marines to help with recovery efforts in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. "Everyone in Florida will be impacted in some way by this storm ", Eric Silagy said at a news conference, urging FPL customers to be prepared for a multi-week restoration process, Reuters reported.
The 66-year-old played Karl Munro in Coronation Street from 2011 to 2013, and famously burned down the Rovers Return pub. Michie was known for his roles as DI Robbie Ross in the detective drama series Taggart and in Holby City as the hospital's CEO Guy Self.
The ultimate goal of BJP would be to form government in states like West Bengal", BJP state General Secretary Sayantan Basu told IANS after a closed-door party leaders' meeting addressed by Mr Shah at the Indian Council for Cultural Relations auditorium in Kolkata .
The affidavit further alleged that there was a substantial increase in assets of 26 Lok Sabha MPs , 11 RS MPs and 257 MLAs as reflected in election affidavits. In its affidavit, the CBDT has said that "the election affidavits filed by the candidates are self disclosed documents which are available in public domain".
Myanmar rebuffed on Sunday a ceasefire declared by ARSA to enable the delivery of aid to thousands of displaced and hungry people in the north of Rakhine State, declaring simply that it did not negotiate with terrorists. Lt. Col. S.M. Ariful Islam, commanding officer of the Bangladesh border guard in Teknaf, said on Friday he was aware of at least three Rohingya injured in explosions.
Doctors told the 37-year-old they could treat her rapidly growing tumor but they would beed to terminate her pregnancy to do so. "It's a tough time - she's hours away from passing as we speak", Nick DeKlyen, Carrie's husband and Life's father, told The Associated Press by phone Friday from University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor.
The Fifteenth City Civil Court Judge Patil Nagalinganna Gowda will hear the matter next on September 13. He contended that no General Council Member of AIADMK (AMMA ) faction has approached either general secretary Sasikala or any other office bearer to convene the general council meeting of their faction.
Hurricane Irma has been downgraded to a tropical storm as it moves further inland across the southeast United States , leaving a trail of destruction in its wake that is yet to be fully assessed. Boats, including one named "Lucky Duck", had been driven ashore by the storm and utility crews were on the streets there clearing downed trees and power lines.
City officials said it would have taken about two weeks to move the massive equipment. WHAT TO EXPECT IN ALABAMA AND WHEN TO EXPECT IMPACTS: We now have tropical storm warnings in effect across East Alabama (counties along and east of I-65).
On the other hand, Poster Boys featuring Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol did a better job at impressing a lot of fans, as its collection was around Rs 1.80 crores on Friday. Daddy , which is helmed by Ashim Ahluwalia, will have Arjun essaying a real-life character on screen for the first time. The film has flopped at the Box Office in India and the lifetime collections are expected to wrap up under Rs 10 crore.
Teachers of the Punjab University took out a rally on Friday in solidarity with the persecuted Muslim minority of Myanmar - the Rohingya. Almost 300,000 Rohingya have fled to the border with Bangladesh, escaping a violent crackdown by the Myanmar government on ARSA following attacks on 30 police posts and an army base on August 25.
Hydro One announced today that it will mobilize 175 employees down to Florida to help with the Hurricane Irma relief efforts. "We are proud of Hydro One's long-standing history of responding to help other communities in need". It's part of a mutual assistance effort. About 60,000 FPL customers had their power restored as of that time. For these efforts, Gulf Power was awarded the Edison Electric Institute Assistance Award or its extraordinary work assisting in power restoration efforts in a ...
After the protest turned violent over the killing of a seven-year-old student in Gurugram's Ryan International School , police on Sunday night arrested staff member of the school. Today they are in fear whether the child being sent to the school by them would return in the same manner as they sent him or whether they would return at all or not", the plea said.
The system, which has already knocked out power to nearly 500,000 customers across the state, was expected to churn-up life-threatening storm surges of up to 15 feet along parts of southwestern Florida and on other parts of the coast, forecasters warned.
Ahead of the worst of the storm, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal declared a state of emergency throughout the state and many school systems shut down for the day. McMaster said President Trump called him Sunday from Camp David and said that the federal government is willing to do whatever it needed to help the state.