Kodiyeri finds fault with Arun Jaitley's Kerala visit
Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday paid a visit to the family of RSS workers Rajesh who was recently hacked to death in Kerala. The BJP state leadership will also discuss the medical college scam and the violence in the state with Mr Bhagawat, it is learnt.
US Navy Suspends Search For Sailor After 79 Hours
On Thursday, China said it helped the USA search for the sailor, a rare cooperative gesture in the disputed waters. The sailor was believed to have been reported overboard at 9 a.m. local time on August 1, Pentagon spokesman Cpt.
One other factor that may put a damper on the meteoric action is the fact that the almost three-quarters-full moon, rising shortly before midnight, will outshine some of the smaller, thereby fainter, meteors.
Another hurdle for viewing would be the rain clouds expected overnight Friday into Saturday morning.
Normally, around 80 to 100 meteors can be seen per hour. The space agency recommends that you "allow about 45 minutes for your eyes to adjust to the dark", then just relax, "lie on your back and look straight up". "These meteors are called Perseids because they seem to fly out of the constellation Perseus", Nasa said in a statement. A (presumably second-rate) repeat won't roll around for another 96 years, they say.
We are being treated to one of nature's most impressive spectacles at the moment as the Pereids meteor shower lights up the night sky, but you don't have much longer to see it.
"This year, we are expecting enhanced rates of about 150 per hour or so, but the increased number will be cancelled out by the bright Moon, the light of which will wash out the fainter Perseids", Cooke said.
However, NASA meteor expert Bill Cooke believes the Perseids will be a little more hard to see than expected. The moon won't set during the night time, so there's no way around the light pollution it will give off. However, we definitely will be able to see any bright Perseids that occur. The meteors are actually tiny dust and particles from the tail of the comet as it orbits around the sun.
Britain's food safety watchdog says far more eggs from affected farms have been imported than previously thought. Two directors of the company at the centre of the scandal were arrested on Thursday by Dutch authorities.
That man was shot and then a rampage ensued, with indiscriminate fire directed at the roughly 100 worshippers on hand. On getting to the church, he had left and out of anger, probably, they rained bullets on worshippers in the church.
North Korea's official news agency announced Canadian pastor Hyeon Soo Lim has been released for health reasons. The Canadian delegation is led by Daniel Jean, the national security adviser to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau .
The incumbent moderate president won a landslide victory on May 19 by garnering 57 percent of the ballots. Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei has officially endorsed the reelection of Hassan Rohani as Iran's president.
Reacting to the reports , actor Zach Braff tweeted : "Can't wait to see Sean Spicer waltz on Dancing With the Stars ". TMZ's sources also noted that Spicer likely wouldn't have done well on the show as he's "not a good dancer".
As you travel closer to where a total eclipse is, expect to be bombarded with traffic caused by other eclipse chasers as well. Trying to make your own eclipse glasses out of tinted filters is a definite - and potentially unsafe - no-no.
The American authorities have expelled two Cuban diplomats following a mysterious "attack" on staff in the U.S. embassy in Havana. Florida Senator Marco Rubio said the alleged incidents were just the latest examples of harassment toward USA diplomats in Cuba.
In addition, waves in excess of 10 feet may lash the eastern Yucatan coast, including Cozumel and Cancún , it added. Tropical Storm Franklin is forecast to continue moving west-northwestward during the next couple of days.
The Australian dollar was buying roughly 80.2 United States cents before Governor Lowe issued the strongly-worded statement. Mr Farnham said the RBA was unlikely to raise rates this year, and the possibility of a further cut could not be dismissed.
Shahbaz to replace Nawaz as party chief
Mr Sharif, in recent meetings with party leaders, lawyers and the media, has expressed his displeasure over the court ruling. He stepped down almost an year before Pakistan would have participated in the scheduled general elections.
GW Hospital misses cut on US News best hospital list
The health system said its work is better reflected in the A grades in patient safety it's received from The Leapfrog Group. Jackiewicz , CEO of Keck Medicine of USC. "We're really pleased that we can have a major presence in this city", he said.
Errani gets two-month doping ban
Errani based her case for mitigation on the fact she had been visiting her parents shortly before her positive test. However, it did announce that Errani could have done more to protect herself.
Voluntary postal vote to cost $122 million
Then the postal vote would run from September 12 to November 7, with the outcome announced on November 15. It will be organised through the Australian Bureau of Statistics and cost $122 million.
2 dead after Minneapolis school explosion
A school gym coach said that the explosion came seconds after an alarm was raised. "I could see inside a Spanish class". School officials also announced that all summer program students "are accounted for and safe".