Media caption CAA An amateur drone operator who shared footage of an illegal city centre flight on social media has been "given words of advice" by police. The video showed the drone was flying too close to Norwich Castle - breaking Civil Aviation Authority guidelines.The material was shared in a Facebook group with more than 30,000 members.Norfolk Police said it was the first time concern over a drone flight has been reported to them after it had been seen on social media. Image copyright CAA Image caption People flying drones for fun should operate no closer than 150m (500ft) from any area which…

Image copyright Michael Spencer Jones Some might say Oasis' first album was recorded in Wales. Was it? Definitely. Maybe?A remote studio in Monmouthshire was where songs like Live Forever, Cigarettes and Alcohol, Supersonic and Rock 'n' Roll Star were meant to be brought to life.The band had splashed out £800 a day to book Monnow Valley near Monmouth to do their first batch of recordings.But when frontman Liam Gallagher recalls being scared by Monnow Valley's "ghost" as his most memorable moment, you know it didn't happen.Oasis songwriter and Gallagher's brother Noel, Paul "Bonehead" Arthurs,…

Image copyright Worcestershire County Council Bat-friendly street lights are to be installed on a crossing in Worcestershire.There will be about 60m of the glowing red lights on the A4440, near to Warndon Wood, from September. Worcestershire County Council said the area was a "corridor" for bats and it wanted to support the local wildlife.It believes they are the first bat-friendly street lights in the UK and that they would also assist pedestrians walking in the area.Research has shown some species of bats avoid areas lit by white lights, which could lead them to use longer and less safe routes.…

Image caption A woman is critically ill in hospital after her throat was slashed by an attacker at her home in Glasgow. Police said the 31-year-old was assaulted at a flat in Pollokshaws Road at about 01:15. It is being treated as attempted murder.Eyewitnesses heard the woman's husband screaming for help as he tried to get her to hospital. A neighbour tried to stem the bleeding, while another neighbour comforted the woman's six-year-daughter. An eyewitness told the BBC News website: "A man ran down Pollokshaws Road shouting for an ambulance because someone had cut his wife's throat. Two neighbours…

SUMEDANG, KOMPAS.com - Sambut tahun baru 1441 Hijriah, ribuan warga Kabupaten Sumedang, Jawa Barat melakukan pawai taaruf keliling kota, Sabtu (31/8/2019) sore. Selain mengenakan busana muslim, sekitar 6000 warga yang mengikuti pawai taaruf ini juga mengenakan pakaian adat khas Sunda dan tak henti memekikkan takbir di sepajang rute yang dilalui. Pawai taaruf juga dimeriahkan dengan iring-iringan musik tradisional rebana, mulai dari titik start hingga kembali finish di depan Masjid Agung Sumedang. Setelah berkeliling wilayah Sumedang kota, seluruh peserta pawai taaruf berkumpul di Masjid Agung…

PURWAKARTA, KOMPAS.com - Ketua Umum Partai Golkar Airlangga Hartarto menanggapi mosi tidak percaya yang disampaikan sejumlah pengurus DPP Partai Golkar. Airlangga mengatakan, sikap mosi tidak percaya tidak ada dalam tata kelola partai. "Itu tidak merupakan bagian dari tata kelola partai. Itu sepertinya tidak ada dalam AD/ART," kata Airlangga kepada Kompas.com saat menghadiri perayaan 1 Muharram di Tajug Gede Cilodong, Purwakarta, Sabtu (31/8/2019). Sebelumnya, sejumlah pengurus DPP Partai Golkar menyatakan mosi tidak percaya terhadap ketua umum Airlangga Hartarto. googletag.cmd.push(function()…

KHARTOUM, KOMPAS.com - Seorang hakim Sudan, pada Sabtu (31/8/2019), resmi mendakwa mantan Presiden Sudan, Omar al-Bashir dengan tuduhan korupsi dan kepemilikan mata uang asing ilegal. Mantan pemimpin Sudan itu tampil di pengadilan untuk kali pertama sejak digulingkan pada April lalu dan apabila terbukti bersalah akan diancam dengan hukuman penjara lebih dari 10 tahun. Hakim Al-Sadiq Abdelrahman yang memimpin persidangan menguraikan dakwaan dan mengatakan sejumlah besar uang tuni dalam berbagai mata uang ditemukan di kediamannya. Baca juga: Setelah 30 Tahun Berkuasa, Presiden Sudan Dikabarkan Mundur…

JAKARTA,  KOMPAS.com - Pembawa acara Nikita Mirzani melaporkan anak angkat advokat Elza Syarief, Poppy Maretha alias Poppy Kelly ke Polda Metro Jaya, Jakarta Selatan, Sabtu (31/8/2019). Ia melaporkan Poppy setelah disebut pelacur. Tuduhan itu diungkapkan Poppy di salah satu komentarnya pada unggahan di akun instagram Nikita Mirzani.  Kuasa hukum Niki, Fahmi Bachmid mengatakan, tuduhan pelacur itu ditakutkan akan berdampak pada anak-anak Nikita di kemudian hari. "Jadi seorang wanita yang punya tiga anak, kalau sampai kalimat-kalimat yang mendiskreditkan nama baik dibaca anaknya kasihan…

LAMONGAN, KOMPAS.com - Menandai peringatan Tahun Baru Islam (1 Muharram 1441 Hijriyah) yang jatuh pada Minggu (1 September 2019) besok, Kabupaten Lamongan, Jawa Timur, menggelar festival bertajuk 'Lamongan Muharram Festival', dengan agenda awal sudah dilakukan mulai hari ini, Sabtu (31/8/2019). Agenda Lamongan Muharram Festival, lebih dulu ditandai dengan pemukulan bedug dan kentongan dari jajaran Forkopimda, mulai Bupati, Wakil Bupati, Kapolres dan segenap perwakilan secara simbolis bertempat di simpang tiga alun-alun Lamongan, Sabtu sore. "Sore ini kita menyongsong Tahun Baru Islam. Mari kita…