State of air in Melbourne Melbourne
State of air in Melbourne
Meteorologists inform that the level of air quality in Victorian capital is going to fall. Though the weather is quite good on Christmas Day, the smoke is increasing and is coming from New South Wales where the bushfires are not stopping.
According to the forecast of the Environmental Protection Agency, on Thursday smoke from a series of fires in Tasmania will reach Victoria. The temperature is soft, but not for long. The weekend will bring the temperature of more than 40 degrees.
In the east of the state the bushfires are still can't be stopped. More than 60,000 hectares are burning right now. But on Monday rains are possible.
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Terrible fire in Melbourne on Christmas Eve
Yesterday a severe fire broke into houses where there were several families just before celebrating Christmas Eve in Melbourne. A family has been woken up in the middle of the night by the sound of explosion in the neighbourhood. It was a garage in the nearest hotel. A crew of the hotel quickly evacuated all the people. A house was also struck. The fire went up to the second floor very fast.
All the neighbours started to extinguish fire with hoses. All the residents, including children, have been saved, but all the things inside are destroyed. The family had nothing just before Christmas. But later a lot of people started coming to them with presents and food. They say, it is the right time to be kind.
Thick smoke in Melbourne
Uncontrolled fires which have been raging all across the country for several months already have reached Victoria and Melbourne. The fires overcame New South Wales border. And now all the city is covered with very thick mist because of these bushfires. Yesterday the quality of Melbourne air was still acceptable, but today is one of the worst in Australia. People are advised to stay home, especially those, who has respiratory diseases. Meteorologists inform that next few days will be foggy too. By the way, Christmas days will be very hot in Victorian capital. Temperature will be higher than 30 degrees. They add the weather this week is quite soft and it is not known when it is going to change.
A present for penguins in Melbourne zoo
In the Australian zoo, penguins made a Christmas present. This is an inflatable slide for jumping
Such a structure is useful for maintaining the physical activity of animals.
Penguins at the Melbourne Zoo received a Christmas present - a bouncy castle for jumping. According to experts, such a structure will contribute to greater physical activity of animals and their natural behavior.
“Such a castle encourages penguins to climb, train, use instincts, and this activity also makes them think about what they want to do.”
The structure has three tiers and two tunnels. Zoo employees will exhibit the design once a week or two so that the penguins are not quickly bored with their new toy.
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Fires have reached Melbourne
Smoke from forest fires in southeast Australia reached Melbourne, according to the National Bureau of Meteorology, citing satellite data.
In recent weeks, forest fires have raged in New South Wales; its capital city, Sydney, has been regularly obscured by dense smoke. Melbourne, which is located approximately 700 kilometers southeast, was also engulfed in fire.
"Very hot weather is spreading in the southeastern states, in places the temperature exceeds 40 degrees ... Smoke from fires in New South Wales has reached Melbourne," the bureau said in a statement.
On Wednesday in New South Wales, an emergency mode was announced in connection with fires. Two local firefighters died in traffic accidents, three more were hospitalized with severe burns. The country's prime minister said he was interrupting his vacation and urgently returning to Sydney.
Aircraft landed upside down at Moorabbin airport
Some days ago in the morning emergency services came to Moorabbin airport in Melbourne. A light aircraft fell upside down and they had to save a 20-year-old man, a pilot. He was given the first aid by ambulance and then taken to the hospital with serious injures. Firemen were also called to extinguish the burning airplane.
In the photo the small plane could be seen upside down, surrounded by dozens of emergency service members. It is an ultralight aircraft with one low-wing engine and two seats in a side-by-side configuration. It is supposed it had a training flight when the accident happened.
Sir Ken has extensive police experience around the world and has come to Melbourne after serving in England. Ken Jones has been Victoria's Deputy Police Commissioner for two years and believes that he was unable to talk about the blurred lines between the forces.
He says that it began as extremely irregular and unethical and over the years has worsened to illegal and chaotic.
According to him, the police of Victoria is the best where he had to work.
Sir Ken believes he was fired after the separation of organizations 10 years ago.
He said that, in his opinion, the then chief commissioner, who had been appointed to this role in his place, preferred an accountability structure that was incomprehensible.
Ken later said he was threatened with murder.
An investigation into allegations that he leaked secret information about the murder of a gangster became public. It was later cleaned up.
Ken reports that he and his family were completely humiliated. Now they live in Britain.
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Consequences of bushfires in Adelaide
Recently the Adelaide Hills were severely struck with the fire which is currently burns all around Australia. The Prime Minister announced that more than 70 people's homes have been destroyed, and about 400 rural buildings are also gone. A lot of people were found dead and more people are severely injured and are laying in hospitals.
The fire broke into Adelaide on Friday and can't be still extinguish. It is known that about 30,000 hectares are burning right now. It has been brought by strong and dry wind which also carried thick haze.The residents are devastated to come and see their burnt and destroyed homes. Any fires are banned now in South Australia.
A woman lost her toe while escaping house invasion
Several days ago in the North of Adelaide a 25-year-old man was arrested for committing serious crimes, such as harm of people's property and threatening and who had been looked for earlier. This man is going to face the court in the nearest future. He and another man started to break window in one of the houses. The owners walked out to find out what was going on and were threatened by these men. Another man is still being looked for by policemen.
During this a 52-year old woman lost her toe when ran back to her home accidentally. Later she was taken to the hospital and now is undergoing treatment.
A man wanted to kill a woman because she makes his mother cry
The man from Adelaide announced his intention to attack a woman online last year.
The attack occurred after the man’s mother had come to the house which her son rented from his victim. He broke onto into her own room early in the morning, with a knife saying accusations of causing his mother weep and attacked her. The man admitted his guilt to the threat of murder and attempt to do severe harm. He is now sentenced to 6 years behind bars with possible bail.
The judge informed that the woman does not feel secure in her own home, and only her wounds were not fatal accidentally.
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Effect of Solar eclipse on Vishwanath Temple
During the solar eclipse on Thursday, the doors of Kashi Vishwanath Temple will remain closed for five and a half hours. In the release issued by the temple administration, it was told that on December 26, eight o'clock in the morning at 21 minutes, the native constellation and Sagittarius sign will be solar eclipse. It will be mid-morning at 9.04 and Moksha at 11.14 pm. The eclipse of the eclipse will begin 12 hours earlier, at 8.21 a.m. on the night of 25 December. As a result of solar eclipse, the fruit of the festival will be offered in the Shringar Aarti on the night of 25 December and the Midday Bhog Aarti on 26 December. The doors of the temple will remain closed from 6 am to 11.25 am on Thursday.
On Pausha Amavasya, on 26th December, it will be on the sun's original constellation Sagittarius. Touch of solar eclipse will be at 8:20 am, mid 9:40 and salvation at 11:13. The total duration of the eclipse will be 2:53 hours. The solar eclipse can be seen in China, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Russia, Japan, Australia, Indian Ocean, Nepal, Japan along with the whole of India.
ATM crook arrested
Five crooks of the inter-state gang defrauding ATM arrested with 44 cards
Five members of the intra-state gang who rigged the ATM were arrested by the Chaupanki police station of Bhiwadi in the district while planning the robbery. 44 different ATM cards and a vehicle of several banks have been seized from the miscreants.
Police officer Mukesh Kumar said that while planning the robbery, Shakir, Salim, Mustakim, Rahul, Tareef have been arrested from near Ajmeri Nakabanda. During interrogation, the miscreants said that the miscreants go to the ATM and stand behind the person already standing there and see his PIN number. After that, by changing the machine's ATM card by putting the machine as bad and putting things in it. After which rupees were withdrawn from some other place.
Shakir, the gang's leader, has been involved in the crime of ATM Hera Pheri since 2015 by forming a gang. The accused also cheated by changing the ATM of the brother of the police officer of Sikar district.