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You are listening to the BBC in London. First, news in detail.

 

BBC News with Nick Kelly.

 

Hurricane Gustav is advancing inland from the Gulf coast of the United States after the worst of the storm missed New Orleans, the city devastated by hurricane Katrina 3 years ago. An estimated two million people headed inland to escape Gustav which left about 90 people dead last week across the Caribbean. Kevin C reports from New Orleans.

 

For several hours, in the early part of day, New Orleans was battered by powerful scores that threatened to downfall amounts of worst of normal rainfall in the single morning. The waters of the city's industrial canal rose to the very top of concrete floodwall with channels it through the suburbs. But so far, the defences have held hundreds of thousands of residents have now decided when they should return their homes. But overall, the feeling is on the relief, we did not //bullet said ,one local offical, we d a /.


 
The Repulic Party in United States has opened its Convention where John McCain is due to be nominated as the Party's Presidential candidate. Most of the days, political events were suspended and respected for communities effected by hurricane Gustav. Mr. McCain's wife, Cindy and the First Lady, Lory Bush appeared for help for victims of the storm.

 

"The effect of hurricane Gustav has just now been measured. When such events occur, we were reminded the first "we are all Americans." And I share the American ideals will always transit political parties in partnership."

 

European Union leaders have postponed the next round of talks with Russia on the planned partnership agreement in response to Moscow's military action in Georgia. At an emergency summit in Brussels, President Nicolas Sakozy of France said the EU have to re-examine its relationship with Russia if it didn't pull back its troops in Georgia in line with the ceasefire agreement in time. The Russian Envoy to the EU, Vladimir Chizhov ,described the postpone of the talks is inappropriate , but he said he was not inclines to over-dramatized it.

 

"I believe few of our balance of the summit to be not as bad as it may see to those who focus only on one issue. But of course, if European Union is eager to reassess its relationship with Russia, it's in title to do so, just as Russians in title to assess its relations with the EU.

 

Thousands of pro and anti-government demonstrators have clashed in Thailand, and worst violence since the start of the opposition campaign to oust the Prime Minister, Thaksin Shinawatra. At least one person was reported dead and more than 30 injured after supporters of Mr.S tried to match on his office compound. ....跳音,听不清,the oppositon people 's lands for demoncracy. Thai Television showed people bleeding on the streets, and police cheif said he called on the army to help / the unarrested.

 

World News from the BBC.

 

Japanese Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda has announced that he is resigning, less than a year after he took office. Mr.Fukuda blamed the stalemate in the opposition control up house of parliment for his departure. In contrast, he has more nationalists praised assesses, Mr.Fukada has saw to improve relations with China, but he's been accused of lacking of charisma.

 

The Senator in Pakistan has demanded an investigation into reports that at least 3 women were murdered in the rural area of Baluchistan, have been buried alive after they have been accused of dishonoring their families. Pakistani Human Rights workers say the women were adubted by local tribesman because have planned to marry without their relatives consent. This report from Barbara Plett in Islambad.

 

Human Rights activists outside the Parliment shouted "shame! shame!" They were furious that Senator had called the murder of women" a reflection of tribal tradition." In Pakistan consertive contryside, it's not uncommon for male relatives to kill women accused of violating family honor. Rights groups in news reports have alleged that ..跳音,听不清,family connected to the governing Pakistan People's Party and use their influence to block of police investigation.

Thomas who here for decades around worldwide shoe bussiness ,which was born his name, has died in a hospital Canada. He was 93. Mr. Bata whose father founded the business in what is now the Czech Republic,fled to Canada to escape the Nazis in 1938. He then established Bata's headquarters in Toronto and headed the company until the 1980s. 

 

And scientists in Untied States say playing or even watching sport can improve intelligence. Researches in Chicago monitored the brain of ice hockey players and fans, they found that when they listen to the conversation about that sports, they use parts of their brains usually assosiated with planning and controlling actions.

 

BBC News.

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