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Monthly News September 2014

Israeli fire wounds Gaza teenager

Israeli fire wounds Gaza teenager

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: Israeli troops shot and wounded a 14-year-old boy in the northern Gaza Strip on Monday in the second such incident in 24 hours, medics said.   The boy suffered injuries to his foot after coming under fire in his village close to the border, emergency... read more »

16 TN fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan n...

16 TN fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan navy

Sixteen fishermen have been arrested by Sri Lankan Navy personnel for allegedly fishing in the island nation’s territorial waters, off Neduntheevu. Four mechanised boats were also seized around midnight on Monday and all of them were taken to Kankesanthurai early on Tuesday morning, Assistant... read more »

Record 4,000 migrant deaths at sea, in d...

Record 4,000 migrant deaths at sea, in deserts this year: International Org...

A record 4,077 migrants have died already this year crossing deserts and seas worldwide, three-quarters of them in perilous journeys across the Mediterranean trying to reach Europe, an aid agency said on Monday. They include an estimated 500 people fleeing Africa and the Middle East feared drowned... read more »

Hong Kong’s Leader Calls for Protests to...

Hong Kong’s Leader Calls for Protests to End ‘Immediately’

HONG KONG — Hong Kong’s Beijing-appointed leader on Tuesday called for the pro-democracy demonstrators who have blocked major roads in the city to return home “immediately” and gave no sign that he was prepared to compromise on their demands for more open elections to choose his... read more »

Asiad boxing: Vikas keeps medal hopes alive

Three male boxers – Kuldeep Singh, Mandeep Jangra and Gaurav Bidhuri – bowed out of the Asian Games in the quarter-finals while Vikas Krishan kept alive his medal hopes here... read more »

Sunil Narine reported for suspect action

West Indies mystery spinner Sunil Narine has been reported for suspect bowling action during a Champions League Twenty20 match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Dolphins. In what seems to... read more »

KKR warm up for CLT20 semis with impressive win over Dolphins

Kolkata Knight Riders warmed up for their semi-finals in style with a convincing 36 run win over Dolphins in their last group match in Champions League T20 cricket tournament at the Rajiv... read more »

Suspended IAS officer Pradeep Sharma arrested over corruption charges

The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Gujarat police arrested suspended Indian Administrative Service officer Pradeep Sharma early on Tuesday from his Ahmedabad residence over corruption... read more »

Kejriwal’s ultimatum to Gadkari: Keep e-rickshaw promise or we wi...

AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal on Monday wrote to Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, saying that if a solution to the problem of e-rickshaw drivers in Delhi was not found, a massive protest would... read more »