Two million flee India floods as aid effort struggles Rains hampered a military air operation to help flood victims in northeastern India ... banks had been recorded. Assam's worst floods in recent years came in 2004 when 200 people were killed and five million people displaced. Floodwaters have also ... 09/26/2012 - 4:25 am | View Link
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Floods swamp eastern India, 1.3 million displaced "We have opened makeshift relief camps for the displaced," he said as 21 of Assam's 27 districts faced floods which began last weekend when annual monsoon rains lashed the tea and oil-rich state bordering Bangladesh. In the adjoining northeastern Indian ... 06/28/2012 - 11:05 pm | View Link
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Britain's Royal Air Force is already part of a U. S.-led campaign against the militants in Iraq, and on Thursday Cameron argued that the strikes should be expanded to Syria.
The government is trying to build support among lawmakers for military action before calling a vote in Parliament, which could come next week.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson has visited a camp for Syrian refugees and suggested they should be absorbed by neighboring Middle Eastern countries.
Carson said in a statement after Saturday's visit to the Azraq camp in Jordan that Syrians could help enhance the economies of Arab states "that accept and integrate them."
Farmers will parade tractors decorated with Christmas lights and ornaments through downtown St. Albans during the second annual tractor parade.
Organizers say there will also be family friendly activities such as meeting Santa, face painting, a photo booth and free hot chocolate.
Online fraud spikes during the holiday shopping season, as people searching for the perfect gifts take to cyberspace and head to traditional stores armed with their smartphones.
"The Pandora's box of cyberattacks is about to open," says Pete Tyrrell, chief operating officer for Digital Guardian, a Waltham, Massachusetts-based data protection firm.
"People may want to log on to their Best Buy or Amazon accounts to check prices, but open Wi-Fi is probably the least secure place to do that," says Michael Kaiser, executive director of the National Cyber Security Alliance.
If you're tech-savvy enough to use VPN software — short for "virtual private network," a technique for shutting would-be eavesdroppers out of your connection — on your phone, then free Wi-Fi is safe so long as you have the VPN on.
Shoppers also need to be on the lookout for less high-tech thieves when shopping online in crowded public places like coffee shops, says Nitin Bhandari, senior vice president for products at Opera Software Solutions.
Emails that offer great deals on holiday gifts or donation pitches from charities could actually be attempts to steal your credit card or login information.
Another popular trick: fake emails supposedly sent by online retailers or shippers such as FedEx or UPS, saying that a payment for an order didn't go through, or that an order didn't ship.
Shopping on the websites of companies you've previously done business with can also save you time and hassle, says Steve Platt, a vice president at credit monitoring company Experian.
Kenya's police chief says two Kenyans in police custody have admitted assisting the Iranian state intelligence to plot attacks on western targets in Kenya.
In June 2013 a Kenyan court convicted two Iranian nationals of being Quds agents plotting attacks against Western targets in Kenya and they were sentenced to life in prison.