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Shashi Tharoor stirs row, says no ‘good’ Hindu would want Ram temple at Babri site

Monday  17:51,   15 october 2018
indianexpress

Shashi Tharoor stirs row, says no ‘good’ Hindu would want Ram temple at Babri siteCongress leader Shashi Tharoor on Monday clarified his stance after his recent remarks on the construction of Ram temple at the disputed site in Ayodhya stirred up a... >>>

Flash floods kill at least 13 people in southwest France

Monday  16:30,   15 october 2018
msn

French authorities say flash floods have killed at least 13 people in southwest France. Roads have been swept away and streams have become raging torrents as several months of rain fell overnight in the space of hours. In the town of Villegailhenc,... >>>

One person hospitalised after crash between horse and carriage and car in north Dublin

Monday  16:27,   15 october 2018
dublinlive.ie

The carriage however received heavy damage from the collision .A Dublin Fire Brigade spokesperson said: "Crews from Phibsborough Fire Station attended an RTC involving a car and a horse & carriage."One person was taken to hospital. The horse was... >>>

Man who helped gang murder Michael Barr jailed

Monday  15:51,   15 october 2018
independent.ie

A man who helped a criminal organisation murder a Dublin bar manager has been sentenced to three years and nine months by the Special Criminal Court in what is believed to be one of the first convictions of its kind. Passing sentence, Mr Justice... >>>

Guard who shot Gurugram judge’s wife, son spent hours on internet, say police

Monday  15:51,   15 october 2018
hindustantimes

Guard who shot Gurugram judge’s wife, son spent hours on internet, say policeMahipal Singh, 32, who shot the wife and son of an additional sessions judge on Saturday, used to spend “four to six hours daily” browsing the internet, police said on... >>>

Two princes: Kushner now faces a reckoning for Trump’s bet on the Saudi heir

Monday  15:06,   15 october 2018
washingtonpost

When President Trump chose Riyadh to make his debut on the world stage last year, he was placing a bet on Saudi Arabia, which serenaded him with military bands, dazzled him with a flyover of fighter jets and regaled him with a traditional sword... >>>

Gurgaon shooting: Judge’s son declared ‘brain dead’

Monday  15:03,   15 october 2018
indianexpress

Gurgaon shooting: Judge’s son declared ‘brain dead’On Sunday, his mother, Ritu, succumbed to her injuries at the same hospital. Ritu’s family members had earlier decided to take her body to Hisar, her native city, for cremation. However, they later... >>>

Sothebys just sold the five most expensive bottles of wine ever

Monday  13:57,   15 october 2018
qz

As Europe nursed its wounds right after the Second World War’s end in 1945, top Burgundy producer Romanee-Conti made just 600 bottles of dark red…Two of those 600 have been sold in separate auction bids for a total of just over $1 million... >>>

'We need homes': 19 babies were born into a homeless charity's services last year

Monday  13:51,   15 october 2018
thejournal.ie

'We need homes': 19 babies were born into a homeless charity's services last yearNon-governmental organisation Depaul Ireland – which runs homelessness services in Northern Ireland and the Republic – published its 2017 annual report this >>>

We were promised flying cars. It looks like we’re finally getting them.

Monday  13:36,   15 october 2018
qz

The number of venture-backed startups taking to the skies in recent years has soared.The number of venture-backed startups taking to the skies in recent years has soared. What changed? Earlier attempts at flying cars tried to replace the helicopter, >>>

At least six people killed in flashfloods in southern France, waters rising

Monday  13:33,   15 october 2018
reuters

At least six people were killed in flash floods in the southwestern Aude district of France after several months' worth of rain fell in just a few hours overnight, the local government prefect said on Monday. Six helicopters were scrambled to... >>>

Ahead Of Sabarimala Temple Opening, Big Protests, Plans To Stop Women

Monday  13:27,   15 october 2018
ndtv

Ahead Of Sabarimala Temple Opening, Big Protests, Plans To Stop WomenThousands of Lord Ayyappa devotees, including women and children, are protesting in Kerala's capital Thiruvananthapuram against the Supreme Court order allowing entry of women of... >>>

€27.5 million paid to firm closing Dublin's largest direct provision centre

Monday  12:51,   15 october 2018
thejournal.ie

Fazyard Ltd is closing Clondalkin Towers Hotel which houses 248 people including 91 children.Earlier this month, the operators of the Clondalkin Towers Hotel in west Dublin notified the Reception & Integration Agency (RIA) that the direct provision... >>>

Disgraced Garda Supt David Taylor set to retire on full pension

Monday  12:27,   15 october 2018
independent.ie

Disgraced former garda press officer, Supt Dave Taylor is retiring early from the force. Supt Taylor, who has been working in the Garda traffic section since his transfer out of the press office, yesterday applied for retirement. He lodged the... >>>

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, Accused Of Raping Kerala Nun, Gets Bail

Monday  12:03,   15 october 2018
ndtv

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, Accused Of Raping Kerala Nun, Gets BailThe priest had approached the high court for bail last month after it was rejected by a lower court. Franco Mulakkal was arrested after three days of questioning and amid protests over... >>>