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Vietnam lady ‘cuts off limbs for insurance coverage payout’

Picture caption The lady initially claimed to have been concerned in a prepare accident A Vietnamese lady has admitted to paying for her foot and a part of her arm to be reduce off with the intention to declare an insurance coverage payout, police say. In Might, the 30-year-old lady, named as “Ly Thi N”, pretended she had been hit by a prepare, the Folks’s Police Newspaper of Vietnam reviews.

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FABRICE COFFRINI/Getty Photographs Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse opened lots of eyes in Rio. 41.0K Reads 55 Feedback You knew about Simone Biles. You knew about Katie Ledecky. In case you did not bear in mind Ashton Eaton from the 2012 London Video games, possibly the sequence of adverts jogged your reminiscence. And also you might need heard about Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt. However which Olympians who had been

Photographs Present Simply How A lot Injury The Italy Earthquake Brought on

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake tore by way of a handful of mountainous cities in central Italy on Wednesday, killing at the least 73 folks and leaving 1000’s homeless. The quake, which could possibly be felt nearly 100 miles away in Rome, struck within the early hours of the morning when most residents had been asleep. Italy despatched military personnel to the affected space, whereas the Vatican mentioned it mobilized a number

Hillary Clinton Leads Donald Trump By 12 Factors In New Ballot

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton leads Republican rival Donald Trump by 12 share factors amongst probably voters, her strongest displaying this month, based on a Reuters/Ipsos opinion ballot launched on Tuesday. The Aug. 18-22 ballot confirmed that 45 p.c of voters supported Clinton, whereas 33 p.c backedTrump forward of the Nov. eight election. Mark Makela / Reuters Clinton, the previous U.S. secretary of state, has led

The Division Of Justice Will Nonetheless Rely On Non-public Prisons In A Massive Method

The Division of Justice made a landmark resolution final week when it introduced it could direct the Bureau of Prisons to let its contracts with private prison companies lapse. However final week’s change in coverage left the U.S. Marshals Service untouched, though that company can be underneath DOJ management and retains practically as many individuals locked in privatized jails because the Bureau of Prisons. The U.S. Marshals Service is the

Airlander 10: Longest plane broken throughout flight

Picture copyright sbna Picture caption The £25m airplane is known to have sustained harm to its cockpit The world’s largest plane – the Airlander 10 – has been broken when it took a nosedive throughout its second take a look at flight. The 302ft (92m) lengthy plane – which is a component airplane and half airship – was broken throughout the flight from Cardington Airfield in Bedfordshire. The £25m craft

Varanasi: Floods cease funerals in India holy metropolis

Picture copyright AFP Picture caption Some folks have carried out cremations on the terrace roofs of homes in Varanasi Floods in India’s holy metropolis of Varanasi within the northern state of Uttar Pradesh have pressured a halt to cremations alongside the banks of the river Ganges. Officers say some folks have carried out cremations on the terrace roofs of homes within the metropolis. Many Indians regard the Ganges as holy

Syrian conjoined twins ‘die awaiting switch overseas’

Picture copyright Syrian Arab Purple Crescent Picture caption Nawras and Moaz required surgical procedure that was solely accessible outdoors Syria, medical doctors mentioned One-month-old conjoined twins who have been evacuated from a besieged rebel-held suburb of the Syrian capital Damascus have died, a medical charity says. Nawras and Moaz have been joined on the chest, with hearts in the identical sac. The federal government allowed them to be moved to

Myanmar hit by 6.eight magnitude earthquake

Picture copyright EPA A 6.eight magnitude earthquake has hit central Myanmar, and was felt as distant as Thailand, Bangladesh and India, experiences say. The quake struck 25km (15.5 miles) west of Chauk, at a depth of 84km, the US Geological Survey mentioned. No casualties or injury have but been reported. Constructing’s shook in Yangon, Myanmar’s largest metropolis and the Thai capital Bangkok, media experiences say.