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Catalonia Keeps the Flag Flying: Rallies Continue Ahead of Independence Vote

The pro-independence Scottish newspaper The National also expressed its support for the referendum , running a front page adorned with the Catalan flag. With tensions mounting, separatist organisations called for more people to protest as leaders in a region deeply divided over independence pressed ahead with preparations for the October 1 vote.

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CDC says to get flu shot before end of October

When she began to feel unwell, she initially went to her local doctor but her family said she was sent home several times. This year's vaccine is quadrivalent, meaning the shot will protect against four strains of the flu. If someone does get the flu after getting vaccinated, it is more likely to be a milder case. Pneumococcal pneumonia is a common and potentially serious complication of the flu.

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Rohingya issue govt's domain, not court's: Centre to SC

More than 410,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh since a fresh outbreak of violence erupted on August 25 in Myanmar's westernmost Rakhine state. The recent wave of attack by Myanmar military and allied mobs has caused displacement of thousands of people to neighboring country Bangladesh. "National races" refers to officially recognised indigenous ethnic groups.

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Death Toll From Mexico's 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Keeps Rising

Some 64 were from Morelos state, directly south of the capital, while 29 deaths were from Pueblato its south east southeast. The quake hit near the small town of San Juan Raboso in the central Mexican state of Puebla and was reported at a depth of about 31 miles.

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Hurricane Jose Has Shifted Its Track

Martin and St. Barthelemy. Maria is one of three storms churning in the Atlantic Ocean, but it poses the most danger to the hurricane-battered Caribbean, CNN reported. Maria is moving fairly quickly on a westerly path around 20 miles per hour. Jose is forecast to make a north-northeast turn Tuesday night and should pass well offshore of the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

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Nifty scales fresh peak of 10167.15, Sensex climbs 235 pts

Among other gainers, Oil and Natural Gas Corp rose as much as 3 percent to a three-month high after Reuters reported that the oil explorer discovered reserves of about 20 million tonnes of oil and gas, citing sources. Mobile companies now charge 14 paise a minute for allowing a domestic call from a rival operator to terminate on their network. There would be no such charge from January 1, 2020, the regulator said.