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Prince William couldn't be more royal and prince-like if he tried

Prince William, a part-time pilot with East Anglia Air Ambulance, rushed to the aid of the stricken Vice Lord Lieutenant before helping him back to his feet outside the Stewards Academy secondary school. They are also working with a number of organisations and charities in the field to help address the issues faced by members of society with psychological issues.

U.S. $38B military aid package to Israel sends a message

The agreement will increase overall aid from $3.1 billion a year to $3.3 billion, starting in 2018, not including $500 million of annual missile defense funding. - Israel special relationship". A strong and secure Israel is critical to protecting US interests in a volatile region. Rice said it is a reminder of the US' unshakeable commitment to Israel's security.

Syria ceasefire: Focus turns to aid delivery

Cavusoglu stressed that Turkey will work to bring peace to Syria, but will also continue fighting the Islamic State group and Syrian Kurdish rebels it sees as a threat. Under the guidelines set out in the ceasefire deal between the United States and Russian Federation, both countries have been mandated to monitor whether all sides are adhering to the ceasefire.

French, German ministers in Ukraine to revive peace deal

A ceasefire was launched to coincide with the start of the school year on 1 September. The "Normandy format" is a set-up approved in France during the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landing in 2014. Moscow denies accusations by Ukraine and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation that it helps the separatists with troops and arms in a rebellion in which over 9,500 people have been killed since spring 2014.

Now send messages using Siri on WhatsApp for iOS

The updated WhatsApp version 2.16.10 for the iPhone users comes just after hours of the release of the iOS 10 to eligible devices from Apple. Apple has also made its voice-assistant Siri, open to all app developers with iOS 10. WhatsApp has also added a widget that allows you to jump to recent chats and see unread messages easily. What's up with the latest WhatsApp update? Other updates to WhatsApp include being able to answer voice calls right from your lock screen as if it were a ...

Clinton, Trump move to show medical fitness for White House

Speculation has surrounded Clinton's health since she was forced to leave a 9/11 memorial service in NY early on Sunday. "She continues to remain healthy and fit to serve as President of the United States ", concluded Dr Bardack in the letter .

Indian teachers held captive in Libya since July 2015 rescued: Sushma Swaraj

Of them, two hailing from Karnataka were released later while the two Professors continued to be held hostage. The University in Sirte where two teachers were working is a stronghold of worldwide terror outfit Islamic State. Then, my husband called.my son and I spoke to him. "Officials from MEA informed us about the news around midnight, Libyan government officials said that he (Balaram) has been rescued along with Gopalakrishna".

Kimmich shines as Bayern romp to 5-0 win over Rostov

They have made a ideal start to the new Bundesliga campaign - hitting SV Werder Bremen for six, and grinding out a 2-0 win over a stubborn FC Schalke 04 side. FC Rostov are the only team, alongside Leicester City, to make their Champions League group stage debut this season. Ancelotti will be without winger Arjen Robben and central defender Jerome Boateng who both trained on Sunday following injuries but are not expected to join the rest of the squad until next week.

Georgia struggles tremendously, hangs on to defeat Nicholls State

Senior Greyson Lambert started for the Bulldogs in last week's season-opener vs. Georgia got the first of two interceptions on the Colonels' first drive when Chase Fourcade's third down pass was intercepted by Juwan Briscoe at the Georgia 46.

Giant panda off the endangered species list

In the annual report , IUCN said that in 2014, acountrywide panda census discovered 1,864 giant pandas in the wild, greater than 1,596 ten years back. An undated photo of a wild giant panda . The population of the eastern gorillas decreased by 70% in the past two decades. IUCN said the eastern gorilla, which lives in mountainous forests of eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda and Uganda, has been a victim of the region's civil wars.

Turkey sends power lines into Syrian town cleared of IS

Turkish leaders have said a major goal of the intervention was to prevent the YPG and their allies from joining up the Afrin enclave with the large swathe of territory they control in northeastern Syria to create a contiguous autonomous region along much of the border.

Woman in iconic WWII Times Square kiss photograph dies at 92

The black-and-white photo captured a nation's relief and joy at wars' end, with dozens of sailors and civilians celebrating on the street as Mendonsa kissed Friedman. In 1980, Life ran the photo again, and was again deluged with claims from people saying they were the ones in it. The Life photograph is still copyright-protected; however, a U.S.

Tottenham Hotspur - Premier League Football - 10 September 2016

The club confirmed on Tuesday the attacking midfielder had put pen to paper after negotiations that lasted almost a year. "I see a great future". Michel Vorm has performed well in Lloris' absence but Pochettino told a news conference the Frenchman is available to return at the bet365 Stadium.

Stranded Hanjin Vessels to Get Aid from Hanjin Group

Department of Commerce met with the vice minister of South Korea's maritime ministry on Friday morning, a ministry spokesman said , but declined to comment on what was discussed before a planned official statement . Hanjin has suggested cargo owners were free to pay cargo handling fees owed by Hanjin , which Samsung Electronics called ransom payments. Due to the Hanjin stoppage, Chinese suppliers for major brands like Hugo Boss, Nike and Ralph Lauren are scrambling to find alternate ...

Trapped Mont Blanc cable vehicle passengers brought to safety

The cable vehicle, which offers spectacular up-close views of Western Europe's tallest mountains and deep valleys below, connects the Aiguille de Midi peak in France, at 3,842 meters (12,605 feet), to Pointe Helbronner in Italy, at 3,462 meters (11,358 feet).

California to extend most ambitious US climate change law

Jerry Brown extended the nation's most ambitious climate change law by another 10 years. He was joined by key legislators who led the legislation's approval, including Senate President Pro Tempore Kevin De Leon, Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, Pavley, Garcia, Sen.

Minn. GOP: DFL Lawsuit To Drop Trump From Ballot 'Frivolous & Baseless'

Party filed a legal challenge Thursday petitioning the Minnesota Supreme Court to remove Donald Trump and Mike Pence from the Minnesota ballot. Apparently the Chairman for the Minnesota GOP, Keith Downey , has yet to see the lawsuit, but it has been forwarded to him.

Syria's al-Qaida announces commander killed in airstrike

Syria's rebranded al Qaida affiliate says a senior commander who led military operations in the ravaged city of Aleppo has been killed in an air strike. According to leader Mohamed Jolan, the decision was taken after the "relentless bombardment and displacement of the Muslim masses under the pretext of targeting Jabat al-Nusra, an al-Qaida affiliate", by Russian Federation and the United States.

Obama meets with Duterte after insult

ASEAN leaders said closer relations with China would benefit ASEAN nations, and they are ready to lift China-ASEAN relations to a new level. The meeting was set to take place in Laos, where both leaders were attending the ASEAN summit, but was abruptly canceled following an outburst from Duterte.

Abbas meets Polish counterpart in Warsaw

President Vladimir Putin has offered to host a face-to-face meeting between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Moscow. Netanyahu met Wednesday with senior Dutch politicians, including Dutch Senate President Ankie Broekers-Knol, House of Representatives Speaker Khadija Arib and members of the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee.

US, Russia fail to reach Syria deal

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry may meet shortly over the Syria crisis, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday. Earlier truces in Syria have rapidly deteriorated, and Obama warned Sunday that the U.S. was approaching the talks "with some scepticism". "But it is worth trying, to the extent that there are women, children, innocent civilians who can get food and medical supplies, get some relief from the terror of constant bombings".

Turkey says ready to help any US initiative to capture Raqqa

Turkey would like to install these surrogates in the 107 km stretch of territory along the Turkish-Syrian border between Jarablus and the Kurdish-held Afrin enclave and create a de facto buffer zone where Syrian refugees could be housed and a corridor for anti-government forces could be opened to the besieged insurgent-held eastern Aleppo.

Mexico govt: Treasury minister resigns after Trump visit

He will be replaced by the current Minister of Social Development, Jose Antonio Meade. A finance ministry spokeswoman said Videgaray , who officials say was the architect of the Republican presidential candidate's visit, was stepping down after the government said Pena Nieto would hold a news conference later on Wednesday morning.

ISIS issues burqa ban at Mosul security centers after commanders killed

The Nineveh Plain Protection Units (NPU ) announced last Thursday that it had recaptured Badanah, a village southeast of Mosul , with the help of a US coalition. The group receives funding from Assyrians living overseas. He estimated that half of the Christians who used to live in the area fled because of ISIS' infiltration.

Obama says he understands Kaepernick's protest

Obama was asked at a news conference in China on Monday whether he intends to meet Duterte, as planned, at a gathering in Laos this week of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. "Do not just throw questions". The Philippines is one of the most LGBT friendly in Asia, with a 2014 poll finding that 73 percent of Filipinos believe homosexuality should be accepted.

Amid struggle for Syria deal, Obama and Putin to meet Monday

Kerry said at the G20 economic summit in China that the talks have stalled over some "technical" issues but they would resume Monday. But with previous ceasefire agreements in Syria having failed, the president said USA officials remain skeptical that talks will produce lasting peace.

Martha Stewart served more jail time than Stanford's Brock Turner

Turner was freed shortly after 6 a.m. local time and left the jail without saying a word, according to reporters in San Jose. James Jensen of the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office told ABC News that he received hundreds of letters of hate mail during his stay.

Poll boost for Jeremy Corbyn in Labour leadership battle

He set out plans to commit Labour to undertake a regular gender audit of party policies and to consult on the setting up of a Women's Advisory Board, which will help ensure decisions made by the party's leadership better reflect and meet the needs of women from across society.

Moeen commits to Bangladesh trip

Limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan has previously said no player will be forced to go on the tour. "If selected, because the squads haven't been announced". Before this campaign, Morgan had not scored a one-day half-century for England since making 76 against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi last November. "We have a 5-0 series win to aim for".

Market bomb attack kills 10 in Philippines

I thought it's just barbecue. Ernesto Abella, spokesman for Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, announced the death toll late Friday night. Around 900 suspected drug traffickers have been killed since Mr Duterte took office. Philippine forces had been on alert owing to an ongoing military offensive against Abu Sayyaf extremists in southern Sulu province, which intensified last week after the militants beheaded a young villager whom they had kidnapped.