We don’t wantto see lots of widespread damage and disruption from flooding, but it iscertainly a welcome change to the relentless campaign of hot, dry weather,” headded.(AP) New South WalesRural Fire Service Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons said he was optimistic therain will help extinguish some blazes over the coming days. He said there werestill 42 fires burning in the state, with 17 of those not contained. “The rain isgood for business and farms as well as being really good for quenching some ofthese fires we’ve been dealing with for many, many months,” he said. CANBERRA,Australia – Heavy rains lashed parts of the wildfire and drought-strickenAustralian east coast on Friday, bringing some flooding in Sydney and relief tofirefighters still dealing with dozens of blazes in New South Wales. The state of NewSouth Wales is the hardest stricken by wildfires that have killed at least 33people and destroyed more than 3,000 homes in an unprecedented fire season thatbegan late in a record-dry 2019.
Facebook Twitter Google+ UPDATED: Sept. 10, 2017 at 10:49 p.m.Syracuse (1-0) mauled Central Connecticut State (0-1), 50–7, in the Carrier Dome on Friday night in front of an announced 30,273, shifting into cruise control after its first three possessions. Here are the best images from the game. Comments Published on September 1, 2017 at 11:50 pm
Image Courtesy: TOI/Delhi PoliceAdvertisement y7f8cNBA Finals | Brooklyn VsktfgWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre E85gzhj( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) 093gWould you ever consider trying this?😱zrh3Can your students do this? 🌚7l4Roller skating! Powered by Firework As India entered its second phase of lock down amidst the novel Coronavirus pandemic, it has been a challenge for many citizens of the country. In such worrying times, India’s Kho Kho team captain Nasreen Sheikh faced struggle regarding ration, basic amenities and even financial crisis. Following her recent plea to the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind kejriwal for assistance, help was on its way, and Delhi police has aided the international captain with all necessary commodities.Advertisement Image Courtesy: TOI/Delhi PoliceThe South Asian Games (SAG) gold medal winning captain was exprencing financial struggle in the family, as her father Mohammad Gafoor, who is a utensil seller by profession. However, in the current state of nationwide lock down, Nasreen’s father is now jobless, and there has been a financial crisis in the family since India has been facing the COVID-19 challenge.“He (Nasreen’s father) is the sole earner in the family. Everything is closed during this lockdown. We are having troubles in getting the ration.” Nasreen recently said.Advertisement “I have worked really hard to make this country proud in kho-kho. But today, my family is struggling during the lockdown. Things are so bad that we don’t have enough food,” she added.However, following her appeal to the CM, Delhi police rushed to aid Nasreen, and provided all necessary items to the skipper and her family.Advertisement “We immediately rushed to her place and found that she is living in a rented ground floor of a small house. All needed things like ration, masks and sanitisers have been provided to her,” a statement from Delhi Police read.Additionally, the Kho-Kho Federation of India (KKFI) also lent a helping hand to Nasreen, aiding her with Rs 1 lakh.“We are always at the fore-front to support sports persons and deserving talents who face genuine issues. It is unfortunate that a national player had to face such situation in these unprecedented time,” KKFI general secretary M S Tyagi said on Friday.Along with being SAG champions, Nasreen also led the Indian Kho Kho team to win the Asian Championships. She has also won 40 Indian championship titles in her career.If you like reading about MMA, make sure you check out MMAIndia.com Also follow India’s biggest arm wrestling tournament at ProPanja.comAlso read-Aussie quick Pat Cummins names this Indian player as the toughest batsman in the world to bowl to!Everton not Kean: Striker earns wrath of club after ludicrous lockdown bash Advertisement