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Global Media Man saved from quake-flattened mosque on Indonesia island
Author: 0 Man saved from quake-flattened mosque on Indonesia island

Some said they felt stranded and complained about a lack of coordination and affordable transport to the tourist hub of Senggigi or Lombok's airport, where dozens slept on the floor overnight awaiting flights out. Local authorities, worldwide relief groups, and the central government have begun organizing aid, but shattered roads have slowed efforts to reach survivors in the mountainous north and east of Lombok, which bore the brunt of the quake.

Author: 0 Gates says he helped Manafort hide payments

Rick Gates , the former business partner of Paul Manafort , testified Tuesday that he helped Manafort hide payments from offshore accounts. For the last two days in court, Gates has testified that he and Manafort committed bank and tax fraud together.

Author: 0 Chinese exports accelerate as fresh U.S. tariffs loom

And President Donald Trump has threatened to impose tariffs on virtually everything China sells to the United States. China's exports soared in July, showing little impact from U.S. In May, Chinese importers trying to beat Beijing's looming counter-tariffs led to a surge in United States exports of crude oil and soybeans, temporarily driving down the trade deficit and helping boost GDP growth in the April-June period to 4.1 percent.

Global Media Critics accuse Boris Johnson of 'bigotry' over burqa comments
Author: 0 Critics accuse Boris Johnson of 'bigotry' over burqa comments

Earlier, a source close to Mr Johnson reportedly said it's "ridiculous" that he's being criticised for Islamophobia. In a message on Twitter, Mr Lewis said: "I have asked Boris Johnson to apologise". Muslim former Tory Cabinet Minister Baroness Warsi accused Mr Johnson of copying American right wing "dog whistle" tactics to build support for a future leadership bid.

Author: 0 Hail injures 14 people, kills 2 birds at Colorado zoo

Cape vultures, also known as Cape Griffon vultures, are endangered scavengers native to southern Africa. There were more than 3,400 visitors at the zoo when the storm hit that sent people running for cover. Another nine were treated at the scene, but additional details about the victims and their injuries have not been released. The massive hailstorm shattered auto windows in the parking lot and dented vehicles.

Global Media Osinbajo sacks Lawal Daura DG DSS
Author: 0 Osinbajo sacks Lawal Daura DG DSS

But the Nigerian government denied any wrongdoing. It was gathered that the two security chiefs, who arrived Aso Rock at different times, were to update the acting president on security developments including the blockade of the National Assembly by security officials.

Global Media Germany: Security precautions lifted at Frankfurt Airport
Author: 0 Germany: Security precautions lifted at Frankfurt Airport

The family were later located in the terminal, re-checked and allowed to continue on their journey. A terminal building was partially evacuated and gates were closed, according to reports. Around 1,500 flights were set to take off or land at Frankfurt airport on Tuesday. At 1230 GMT, police announced that affected parts of the airport, home to airline Lufthansa, had been re-opened, allowing passengers as well as airport and airline employees to return.

Global Media Rick Gates admits to committing crimes with Paul Manafort
Author: 0 Rick Gates admits to committing crimes with Paul Manafort

Gates, 46, is already facing up to six years in prison under the terms of a plea deal he struck with prosecutors in February when he pleaded guilty to two charges of conspiracy and lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Laporta detailed multiple examples in which Manafort and Gates sought to doctor financial records, first in order to lower Manafort's taxable income and then later to inflate his income so that he could get bank loans.

Global Media German couple convicted of rape, online sale of young son
Author: 0 German couple convicted of rape, online sale of young son

Berrin Taha and Christian Lais, both German nationals, stand accused of rape, aggravated sexual assault of children, forced prostitution and distribution of child pornography. The twisted pair and six others were part of a pedophile ring that was busted previous year following an anonymous tip. They charged several thousand euros (dollars) for each instance of abuse, filmed the acts and posted them on the dark net.

Global Media PTI to officially nominate Imran Khan as PM
Author: 0 PTI to officially nominate Imran Khan as PM

Earlier the 116 seats won by Khan's lawmakers were not enough to give him a majority in the 272-seat National Assembly without coalition partners, but coalition with smaller parties and independent candidates allowed PTI to form its government in Centre.

Global Media Head of Syrian regime research centre killed: monitor
Author: 0 Head of Syrian regime research centre killed: monitor

In April, missile strikes by the United States, Britain and France destroyed a scientific research centre in Damascus, in response to a suspected poison gas attack near the Syrian capital. The U.S. government first leveled sanctions against the agency in 2005. As reported TASS, the center has twice been bombed by the Israeli air force, which operated out of Lebanese airspace.

Global Media Oman issues statement on Saudi-Canada stand-off
Author: 0 Oman issues statement on Saudi-Canada stand-off

Shortly after, the image was deleted and an apology was posted for the "inappropriate" image. Saudi Arabia also froze all trade with Canada and, according to the Saudi government-owned Al-Arabiya news agency, will transfer all students studying in Canada to other countries.

Global Media 2 dead, dozens injured in explosion on highway near Bologna, Italy
Author: 0 2 dead, dozens injured in explosion on highway near Bologna, Italy

At least one witness also filmed the colossal blast from their auto, showing dark plumes of black smoke suddenly give way to wall of fire so big it fills the entire frame. The Department of Foreign Affairs said Tuesday it was checking if Filipinos were among the casualties of an explosion near the Bologna airport in Italy.

Global Media Malaysia: Indonesia returns yacht at centre of graft probe
Author: 0 Malaysia: Indonesia returns yacht at centre of graft probe

A total of $4.5 billion was misappropriated from 1MDB by high-level officials of the fund and their associates, according to the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ). His Malaysian passport has been revoked and an arrest warrant issued. Low has previously denied any wrongdoing. The yacht's registered owner, Equanimity Cayman Ltd., had filed a claim on the vessel and filed further proceedings following the handover to Malaysia, the statement said, without giving further details.

Global Media Helicopter Misuse Case: NAB summons Imran Khan on August 7
Author: 0 Helicopter Misuse Case: NAB summons Imran Khan on August 7

However, if the National Assembly session was called on August 12, the election of the Prime Minister would be held on August 15, he added. The National Accountability Bureau summoned Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan and the country's probable prime minister-in-waiting on August 7 in a case pertaining to misuse of provincial government helicopters.

Global Media Iran, US Trade Barbs Ahead Of Renewed Sanctions On Tehran
Author: 0 Iran, US Trade Barbs Ahead Of Renewed Sanctions On Tehran

Trump declared the landmark 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), or Iran nuclear deal , had been "horrible", leaving the Iranian government with excess cash to contribute to conflicts across the Middle East. "The only hammer available right now is economic, and using that, there is a good change Iran will fall to its knees", he said. The sanctions affect financial transactions that involve USA dollars, Iran's automotive sector, the purchase of commercial planes and metals ...