US clears humanitarian aid, Quad hits Taliban deal

WASHINGTON: The US Treasury Department has issued licenses to facilitate humanitarian aid and financial assistance to the Afghan people, while maintaining sanctions against the Taliban. “The Treasury is committed to facilitating the flow of humanitarian aid to the Afghan people and other activities that meet their basic human needs,” said …

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FM concludes a very successful visit to New York

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi concluded a very successful visit to New York where he attended the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). The Minister of Foreign Affairs attended the opening session of the 76th session of the UNGA and addressed the Council on Foreign …

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Russia could halt cross-border aid delivery to Syria if West does not cooperate – Lavrov

Russia could suspend the cross-border mechanism for delivering humanitarian aid to Syria if no specific measures are taken to unblock humanitarian supplies via Damascus, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Saturday. UNITED NATIONS (UrduPoint News / Sputnik – September 25, 2021) Russia could suspend the cross-border mechanism for delivering humanitarian …

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Middlesex Borough: Weekly Message from Mayor Madden: Federal Disaster Assistance for Flood Victims

Damage to electrical components, appliances, gas appliances, generators, heating, plumbing related components, appliances, etc., resulting in loss of function. Structural instability of the interior such as floors, walls and ceilings. Problems with water supply, including irrigation systems, well systems, etc. FEMA funding can also be applied to the purchase of …

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Bahrain’s Crown Prince and Prime Minister honored for excellence in healthcare | THE DAILY TRIBUNE

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, was honored yesterday with the C3 Leadership Award (Community, Collaboration, Commerce) for his tremendous achievements, especially in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. National efforts to tackle the …

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Portland tennis gears up for the playoffs

A team needs 12 players for high school tennis. And the Portland Red Raiders have exactly 12 this year. This caused coach Joel Cross to change the way he does things by slowly raising young players. The squad has six new players spread across three doubles units, with three freshmen …

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Qureshi shares concerns with EU High Representative

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Wednesday expressed to EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell Pakistan’s concern over unwarranted and negative references to it in a recent European Parliament resolution on Afghanistan. Qureshi met Borrell on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly …

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Press release | Press releases | Writing

09.21.21 WASHINGTON – US Senator Bill Cassidy, MD (R-LA) today delivered a speech to the Senate, renewing his calls for additional disaster relief in the wake of Hurricane Ida. He also spoke about the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), which is set to expire as he rolls out a new …

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Ida creates housing crisis in many communities

DESTREHAN AT TERREBONNE PARISH WHERE THERE IS A HOUSING CRISIS FOLLOWING IDA AND MANY PEOPLE HAVE BEEN FORCED TO LEAVE THEIR HOUSES. NOW MESO CONCERN IT COULD BE EASIER JUST TO MOVE ELSEWHERE, MORGAN LENTES FROM WDSU IS LIVE IN HOUMA WITH MORE ABOUT THIS MORG STORY. ANY TRAPPERS. THIS …

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Global Emergency and Other Rescue Services Market Report 2021: Impact of COVID-19 and Recovery to 2030 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The report “Global Emergency and Other Rescue Services Market Report 2021: Impact and Recovery of COVID-19 to 2030” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The main players in the emergency and other relief services market are the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent …

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Businesses commit funds to help region recover from Ida

AP Photo / Gerald Herbert NEW ORLEANS – The following companies have pledged funds to help communities affected by Hurricane Ida: Louisiana First Horizon Foundation announced a pledge of $ 1 million. The funds will be distributed by non-profit partners to meet the needs of the affected areas. Funding applications …

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Foreign Minister Says Keeping Eye on Developments in Afghanistan, But Does Not Recognize Taliban-Led Regime Yet | Malaysia

Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah addresses Members of Parliament in Kuala Lumpur on September 21, 2021. – Bernama pic KUALA LUMPUR, September 21 – Malaysia is taking a cautious stance and monitoring the latest developments in Afghanistan after the Taliban took control of Kabul on August 15, Dewan Rakyat said …

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Forced out ? FEMA has answers | Lifestyles

You asked: Is FEMA assistance available if I am evicted from my storm damaged home? Renters in Louisiana who are at risk of eviction or who have been evicted from their storm-damaged home or apartment complex, whether or not their home was damaged, may be eligible for Housing Assistance. FEMA …

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Hurricane Ida SBA Disaster Assistance Webinar

Hurricane Ida SBA Disaster Assistance Webinar If you missed the first SBA Disaster Assistance webinar, here’s your chance to join us and get the information you need to apply. ASB Assistance. Low-interest federal disaster loans now available to businesses and residents of Louisiana following President Biden’s declaration of major disaster, …

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Time is up for Belinda Hutchinson

In recent months, campaigns by RMIT and Newcastle University staff have driven out the chancellors who preside over the gambling and mining companies respectively. In both cases, staff, with support from NTEU, argued that corporate leadership in these exploitative and harmful industries was contrary to the “values” of their universities. …

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Baseball’s slow comeback after 9/11

In the photo, a family stands in front of the marquee at Wrigley Field. A woman holds the hand of a child and the child looks up questioningly. In the photo, which appeared on sports pages across the country on September 12, 2001, the marquee reads: “Tonight’s game is canceled.” …

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War of Terror: Legal Colonialism Reincarnated | Asia

In the canon of the 9/11 Anniversary Essays, “novelty” is an eternal theme: the “unprecedented” changes brought about by an “unprecedented” threat. Commentators mourn America’s “loss of innocence” – wiping the blood of centuries of colonization, imperial expansionism, and enslavement from the historic United States list. Experts denounce the extension …

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Marburg virus disease – Guinea – Guinea

September 17, 2021 On September 16, 2021, the Ministry of Health of Guinea declared the end of the epidemic of Marburg virus disease in the prefecture of Guéckédou, in the region of Nzérékoré. In accordance with WHO recommendations, the declaration was made 42 days after the safe and dignified burial …

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20-50-100 years ago – September 18 | New

This date was a Sunday. The Frederick News-Post has not yet published a Sunday edition. Miss Patty Keilholtz, 15, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Keilholtz, of Thurmont, was chosen last night to reign on the Thurmont and Emmitsburg Community Show of 1971. She received her crown from the hands …

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Thousands of Haitians gather under border bridge, hoping to enter United States, as deportations continue – CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – More than 10,000 migrants, mostly Haitians, are sheltering under an international bridge in Mexico, waiting to be processed by immigration authorities in the United States. The problem is that there are too many people and there is not enough manpower and the immigration facilities are already at …

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International Friendly: USA 9 – Paraguay 0

CLEVELAND (September 16, 2021) – Legendary forward Carli Lloyd – playing in her penultimate game for the United States Women’s National Team before retiring – led an offensive explosion, tying a team record with five goals in one game as the United States beat Paraguay 9-0 in the United States’ …

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“The climate crisis has not disappeared”: extreme weather disasters have killed 17,000 people since the start of the pandemic

Storms, droughts, floods and other extreme weather disasters have killed 17,242 people since the start of the Covid pandemic, a new report concludes. Climate disasters have also affected at least 139.2 million people since March 2020, according to the analysis, which examines how extreme weather and Covid have combined to …

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SME Foundation to disburse Tk 200 crore in loans by December

Women entrepreneurs will receive 30% of the fund and 40% will go to those in the manufacturing sector September 16, 2021, 3:30 PM Last modification: September 16, 2021, 3:58 PM TBS Infographic “> TBS Infographic The SME Foundation aims to distribute Tk 200 crore in easy loans to marginalized entrepreneurs …

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Local Red Cross helps with Hurricane Ida

By WVUA 23 News Reporter A’Leeyah Ponder TUSCALOOSA, AL-Le American Red Cross West Central Alabama Chapter has had “boots on the ground” since Hurricane Ida made landfall. The Category 4 storm left thousands of people without power, food or shelter, and the American Red Cross provided six shelters between Alabama …

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Hurricane Ida | FEMA.gov

Request help Housing assistance Safety tips after the storm Resources for affected areas Clean, repair and rebuild Rumors and scams Media Toolkit Press releases and fact sheets We continue to work with federal, state, local, tribal and community partners to support Ida’s continued response. As cleanup efforts begin in several …

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