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More migrants are continuing to arrive at a small Texas town on the US-Mexico border. The mostly Haitians are massed around and under a bridge near Del Rio. President Biden is currently working on plans to fly many of them back to where they came from.
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19 — Vaccinated individuals who are yet to receive their digital vaccination certificates owing to technical issues can use the physical cards issued by their vaccination centres...
Dynevor was about to head home to the UK before she got the call for her 'Bridgerton' screen test.
"The second time I really couldn’t see any positives."
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrision defended the scrapping of a deal for French submarines on Sunday (September 19), saying the government had raised concerns to Paris for months."I don't regret the decision to put Australia's national interest first, never will."His response came as a new deal with the United States and Britain continued to fuel a multinational diplomatic crisis.Australia ditched the 40 billion dollar 2016 deal with France's Naval Group to build a fleet of conventional submarines.Instead, on Thursday, it announced a plan to build at least eight nuclear-powered ones with U.S. and British technology in a trilateral security partnership."I think they had every reason to know that we had deep and grave concerns that the capability being delivered by the Attack-class submarine was not going to meet our strategic interests and we had made very clear that we would be making a decision based on our strategic national interest."The move infuriated France, a NATO ally of the United States and Britain, prompting it to recall its ambassadors from Washington and Canberra. It also riled China, the major rising power in the Indo-Pacific region.
The frontman of The Script said he and Jones drank champagne until 7am.
"I would be lying if I said this did not majorly suck."
The US Department of Homeland Security has announced a new strategy to address the “increase in migrant encounters” at the Mexican border in Del Rio, Texas.Del Rio Mayor Bruno Lozano said on September 18 there were more than 14,500 migrants gathered around the city’s International Bridge.The majority of those were Haitian, local media said.This footage, showing the situation in Del Rio, was filmed by Ali Bradley.The DHS said its strategy consisted of six components, including sending a “surge” of 400 agents to Del Rio, and providing “additional transportation to accelerate the pace and increase the capacity of removal flights to Haiti and other destinations in the hemisphere.” Credit: Ali Bradley via Storyful
Hundreds more are heading towards the border in a growing humanitarian and political challenge for U.S. President Joe Biden.The Department of Homeland Security said some 2,000 people had been moved to other immigration processing stations on Friday.DHS said in response to the migrants sheltering in increasingly poor condition under the Del Rio International Bridge, that connects the Texas city with Ciudad Acuna in Mexico, it is accelerating flights to Haiti and other destinations within the next 72 hours.It added that it is working with nations where the migrants began their journeys to accept their return.
Hundreds of protesters drove through Bangkok's streets on Sunday to mark the 15th anniversary of a military coup that ousted former premier Thaksin Shinawatra.
The star used the stylish moment to confirm her new relationship.
French tightrope walker Nathan Paulin makes his way across a 600-metre long slackline between the Eiffel Tower and Theatre National de Chaillot in Paris - a feat he himself describes as "not as easy as I thought".
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19 — Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin announced today that he has set early October as the target for the administration Covid-19 vaccine booster shot for high-risk groups....
Sid Owen has a baby on the way with partner Victoria Shores, and a wedding to plan as well.
Scientists worry a volcano may erupt on the Spanish Island of La Palma.In recent days, nearly 400 million cubic feet of magma have seeped into the Cumbre Vieja national park, south of the island.And in the past weeks, more than 4,000 tremors have been detected near the Teneguia volcano - one of the most active volcanoes in Spain that last erupted in 1971.The "swarm" of earthquakes, and the shallowness of the seismic activity, has authorities on edge.They declared a yellow alert for volcanic eruption, the second of a four-level alert system.And they have told residents, like this shopkeeper, to be prepared for an evacuation."I've been told to have some clothes packed, to have my insurance card, medication, ID, and the title deeds ready to take with us, because nobody knows what can happen. The moment they tell us to get out, we'll leave."Any evacuation plan if activated would involve moving 40,000 people.In the meantime, scientists are doing everything they can to understand the activity beneath the ground.This scientist is injecting a syringe into the earth, extracting gas in order to analyze it in the lab.She says she hopes to find out what type of gas there is, especially those of volcanic origin, and its concentration to understand anomalies causing the recent activity.
Relatives of those killed in a US drone strike in Afghanistan say an apology on its own isn't good enough. The Pentagon has finally admitted the attack in Kabul on August 29 that killed 10 civilians was a 'tragic mistake'. Emal Ahmadi, who lost his three-year-old daughter, says he wants the US to punish those responsible and pay reparations.
With a week to go until election day, Germany's top parties will face off in a televised debate on Sunday with the race to succeed Angela Merkel in a dead heat.
LONDON (Reuters) -Jimmy Greaves, one of England's most prolific strikers, has died at the age of 81, Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur said on Sunday. Greaves, who suffered a stroke six years ago, started his career with Chelsea and scored 124 league goals for the London club between 1957 and 1961. He is Tottenham's record goal scorer with 266 goals, having played for them from 1961-1970.
The former England striker Jimmy Greaves, one of the game's greatest goalscorers and characters, has died aged 81, his old club Tottenham Hotspur announced on Sunday.
Four SpaceX tourists land in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Florida after spending three days in space, successfully concluding the first orbital mission in history with no professional astronauts on board.