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by | August 13, 2018 | 13:17

Former cricketer and Punjab local bodies minister Navjot Sidhu formally got an invite for the swearing-in ceremony of Pakistan's Tehereek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan as Prime Minister. There are reports that President Hussain has cancelled his three-day trip to Ireland to administer the oath to the new prime minister. "Apart from this, Khan also extended personal invitation to Sidhu on the phone which was accepted in all humility by the latter", a government spokesman said in ...

by | August 11, 2018 | 21:57

The Constitutional Court now has 14 days to rule on the legal challenge by the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC). "Our legal team successfully filed our court papers". Diplomats and election observers were present at the hearing in Harare after Biti fled to Zambia but was handed back to Zimbabwean police despite claiming asylum.

by | August 11, 2018 | 21:42

Tourists have been barred from entering the district as roads caved in at many places, reported PTI. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan visited the flood-affected areas of Idukki , Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Wayanad , Kozhikode and Malappuram on Saturday to monitor the flood situation, along with Revenue Minister E.

by | August 11, 2018 | 21:33

Fire crews are working in 38C heat and three firefighters have been injured in the 16-square-mile blaze. Although it's not the largest fire burning in the state, there are growing concerns about how it could affect residential communities - including Lake Elsinore.

by | August 11, 2018 | 19:54

The plane, which was taken from a maintenance position and was not scheduled for passenger flight, crashed about an hour later in a wooded area on Ketron Island in rural Pierce County. One witness filmed the plane doing a large loop-the-loop, which they first thought was part of an air show rehearsal. Instead, police described the man as "suicidal" who experienced "emotional distress" when communicating with air traffic controllers.

by | August 10, 2018 | 15:46

The International Red Cross says the airstrike hit a bus full of children, parked in a busy market in Dahyan, in Sa'ada province - controlled by the Houthis. The Red Cross, however, confirmed that "scores" of children were killed, saying that most of the victims were under the age of 10 . He also accused the Houthis of recruiting children and using them in the battlefields to cover for their actions.

by | August 10, 2018 | 15:33

Samar's brother, Raif Badawi , is a blogger who was arrested in 2012 and sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes for criticizing the Saudi clerics, for which he was convicted of "insulting Islam". How did Saudi Arabia react? Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland later indicated that Canada was " seriously concerned " by Saudi Arabia's actions.

by | August 10, 2018 | 15:24

The rival Koreas will meet Monday for high-level talks meant to prepare for a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, South Korea said Thursday , the third such meetings between the leaders in recent months.

by | August 08, 2018 | 22:10

Saudi Arabia's state airline said it would suspend flights to and from Canada, starting next week. Saudi Arabia executed and "crucified" a man from Myanmar as punishment for murdering a woman and other crimes, the country's state-run media announced Wednesday.

by | August 08, 2018 | 21:30

The charges say that the Congressman's son, Cameron Collins, used information from his father to trade his stock in Innate, and also passed it on to his father-in-law, who forwarded to others as well. "Even with this hanging over his head, that's a decision he's going to have to make". Collins then called his son, Cameron, to tell him the results, according to the indictment .

by | August 08, 2018 | 20:27

Gates said that these loans were actually income. Rick Gates says that he told Federal Bureau of Investigation agents and Justice Department lawyers about some of the offshore companies that contained millions of dollars in proceeds from their Ukrainian political work.

by | August 07, 2018 | 21:51

She correctly said no. While Conway said she does not believe journalists are enemies of the people, she criticized what she views as evidence of bias by some journalists in their remarks on Twitter and on cable news shows. media, some which have been labeled by him as "the Fake News", a move heavily criticized by journalists. The president's comments were in response to a statement made by his daughter, Ivanka Trump, who said earlier on Thursday that the news media is "not the enemy" - ...

by | August 07, 2018 | 21:41

The circular from the Government's Chief Secretary Girija Vaidyanathan states that since there are many cases against allocating spaces for political leaders' memorial at Marina are ongoing in the Madras High Court, allocating space for Karunanidhi's memorial at the same site will create legal issues and hence the request can not be accommodated.

by | August 07, 2018 | 19:43

Police were eventually called to the scene, at which point they reportedly arrested one patron and one of the salon workers. She was later released on her own recognizance following a hearing in Brooklyn Criminal Court, cops said. Meanwhile, the Facebook page for New Red Apple Nail salon has been flooded with negative reviews and backlash over the incident. The nail salon is gross and filthy.

by | August 07, 2018 | 19:32

This is not a routine thing politicians do to get information on their opponents. So at first the White House and Donald Trump Jr . claimed that that meeting at Trump Tower was just about adoptions . politicians to research their opponents during a campaign. Donald Trump has not directly referenced the Trump Tower meeting since his tweets this weekend.

by | August 07, 2018 | 16:18

Zarif suggested it was hard to imagine negotiating with Trump after he had torn up the 2015 nuclear deal, on which Iran and world powers had spent the "longest hours in negotiating history". The European countries have promised to try to mitigate the impact of renewed USA sanctions to persuade Tehran to continue to abide by the deal's terms.

by | August 07, 2018 | 12:57

In contrast to the current largest fire in state history, the 2017 Thomas Fire, which burned for over a month before being contained, the Mendocino Complex has attained this enormous size in under two weeks. Combined, they form the biggest blaze that California firefighters are now battling. Another 9,000 buildings are threatened. Hurley said some temperatures could reach 43 C in Northern California over the next few days with 24 km/h winds fanning the flames.

by | August 06, 2018 | 11:20

Both figures are likely to rise as the situation becomes clearer. The Center also expressed its condolences to the families and families of the victims, stressing its continued efforts and maximum cooperation to assist the Yemeni people in coordination with the Yemeni government, coalition forces and humanitarian and relief organizations operating in Yemen.

by | August 06, 2018 | 10:43

Jackie Hansen, a gender rights campaigner for Amnesty International Canada, said last Thursday that the circumstances of the arrests were still unclear and there was no news of any charges. In 2014, the Canadian unit of USA weapons maker General Dynamics won a contract worth as much as $13bn to build light-armoured vehicles for Saudi Arabia, in what Ottawa said at the time was the largest advanced manufacturing export win in Canadian history.

by | August 06, 2018 | 10:16

In May, the United States pulled out of a 2015 deal between world powers and Tehran under which worldwide sanctions on Iran were lifted in return for curbs on its nuclear program. Protesters in the Iranian capital swarmed its historic Grand Bazaar on Monday, news agencies reported, and forced shopkeepers to close their stalls in apparent anger over the Islamic Republic's troubled economy, months after similar demonstrations rocked the country.

by | August 05, 2018 | 21:58

Police had not provided an official toll by late Sunday morning, but said that five helicopters were involved in a search and rescue mission and the airspace over the crash site was to remain closed until late Sunday. Police in southeastern Graubuenden canton (state) said a several-seater plane crashed Saturday on the Piz Segnas mountain striking the mountain's western flank about 2,540 meters above sea level.

by | August 04, 2018 | 00:46

The agency, which is tasked with preserving and documenting government records, said Thursday in a letter that it would not be able to comply fully with the request from Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) until the "end of October".

by | August 04, 2018 | 00:27

If a complete failure of the dam occurs, the water depth at Lynchburg could exceed 17 feet in 7 minutes . The Lynchburg Water Resources Department says up to six inches (15 centimeters) of rain fell Thursday, causing College Lake to fill beyond its capacity.

by | August 03, 2018 | 23:30

The remains had been transferred from the small boxes they arrived in on Friday into full-sized caskets, draped with United Nations flags. Between 1990 and 2005, 229 sets of remains were returned to the USA, but co-operation halted as relations deteriorated alongside the development of North Korea's nuclear programme.

by | August 03, 2018 | 23:12

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation ramped up this week as the first trial in the case goes before a jury, putting the investigation into Trump and his associates' actions in the spotlight. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said Thursday that Russian Federation is continuing to pursue its efforts to interfere in the USA political system and said President Donald Trump has "specifically directed" the U.S.

by | August 03, 2018 | 20:56

Donations have poured in over the past few days and the family is now offering a $172,000 reward for information that will lead authorities to her. Police dashed out a glimmer of hope in the case of a missing Iowa college student after a possible sighting had been reported near Kansas City, Missouri, last week.

by | August 03, 2018 | 20:20

Trump also criticized Democrats who oppose his nominee for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, and said voters need to elect more Republicans. "Don't forget, you have somebody - one of the [groups] - is going to be running on open borders, anti-ICE, anti-law enforcement", Trump added.

by | August 02, 2018 | 22:39

Jerry Brown told reporters. "We're in uncharted territory". A firefighter runs while trying to save a home as a wildfire tears through Lakeport, Calif ., Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Thousands of people were allowed to return to their homes this week but the blaze continues to burn and has scorched 180 square miles (470 square kilometers).

by | August 02, 2018 | 22:17

The White House said Thursday that President Donald Trump received a new letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and responded quickly with a letter of his own. Interested in North Korea? The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, which keeps a record of missing American soldiers, announced Elmore's identification on July 3.

by | August 02, 2018 | 21:59

A new species of aquatic mammal, a hybrid of a whale and a dolphin, has been identified in waters near Hawaii . Fast forward to a year ago, when a team of scientists with the Cascadia Research Collective on an expedition near the island of Kauai spotted a odd creature - not quite a melon-headed whale, not fully a rough-toothed dolphin.

by | August 02, 2018 | 21:17

At least three protesters have been shot and killed . Mr Mnangagwa said the violence was meant to disrupt the election and blamed the MDC leadership. A wounded man takes shelter in a market stall in Harare as protests turned violent. The MDC's spokesman, Nkululeko Sibanda called it a dark day in Zimbabwe's history.

by | August 02, 2018 | 15:40

Police spokeswoman Charity Charamba told state broadcaster Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) that the three people killed in the clashes had yet to be identified. It called for transparency in the release of results. "On many occasions preparation, financing, media and hopefully not in the counting it was advantageous for the ruling party", European Union chief observer Elmar Brok told AFP.

by | July 31, 2018 | 23:16

Officials from ICE and Health and Human Services said they keep records of migrants who have been detained and have documentation of parents who left the US without their children. He added that money for the wall was "not a question of if, it's a question of when". Both chambers will have a short window to approve a spending bill before government funding expires.

by | July 31, 2018 | 23:14

A new report indicates that North Korea is building new possible intercontinental ballistic missiles despite Kim Jong Un's denuclearization agreement from his summit with President Donald Trump . Jeffrey Lewis, director of the East Asia Nonproliferation Program at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, argued to the Post that the Trump administration's understanding of the regime has been entirely backward.

by | July 31, 2018 | 23:03

Out of 272 seats, elections were held in 270 constituencies as two seats remained uncontested due to multiple reasons. There will be protests ... "If you take on step forward we will take two steps forward", he had said. The EU Election Observation Mission, in its preliminary findings, said the electoral process was "not as good" as the 2013 election and campaign week featured a "lack of equality" that meant it was not a level playing field for all parties.

by | July 31, 2018 | 22:57

Asked on the credibility of the elections, Justice Chigumba said she is "absolutely confident that the elections were not rigged and we want to show the world that we won't steal or subvert the will of the people". The contenders in Zimbabwe's vote must accept the results and "should look at the larger picture of success - a successful election for Zimbabwe", he said.

by | July 31, 2018 | 22:45

That's what makes the shooting and killing of a polar bear in Norway's Svalbard archipelago, within the Arctic Circle, all the more infuriating. Mr Gervais om Twitter said: "Let's get too close to a polar bear in its natural environment and then kill it if it gets too close".

by | July 31, 2018 | 20:19

In a statement , Paul said he has "decided to support his nomination" after meeting with and reviewing Kavanaugh's record. More than a decade after he served as what's been called the president's "inbox and outbox", Brett Kavanaugh's role as White House staff secretary to President George W.

by | July 31, 2018 | 17:53

President Donald Trump took the GDP report as an occasion to tout the numbers, notably because of a shrinkage in the trade deficit, an area of great interest, he noted. The trade dispute with China , for example, prompted buyers to rush purchases of USA soybeans before Chinese retaliatory tariffs raised costs for that key market for America's largest agricultural export, according to Bankrate.com analyst Mark Hamrick.

by | July 30, 2018 | 14:36

According to the AFP , "Two young children and their 70-year-old great-grandmother Melody Bledsoe died in the Carr Fire , their family confirmed to USA media". As of Saturday afternoon, those fires had burned almost 100 square miles (260 square kilometers). Cal Fire spokeswoman Tricia Austin said Sunday the blazes were each 5 percent contained.

by | July 29, 2018 | 00:01

In a statement, Meadows said Rosenstein should be impeached because of the Justice Department's stonewalling of congressional subpoenas and hiding information from Congress, and for signing one of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warrant renewals for Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page .

by | July 28, 2018 | 14:44

Both are based on the British ensign, with a dark blue background, a United Kingdom Union Flag in the top left corner and the Southern Cross star constellation. New Zealand voted to stick with the current version - but only after spending $17.6 million on the referendum. The only clear difference is that the Australian version also has six white stars, while New Zealand's has a constellation of four red stars.

by | July 28, 2018 | 09:50

Lasting about 18 years or 223 synodic months, Saros cycles are defined by the recurring positions of the Sun, the Earth, and the Moon over that period of time . Viewers in the Middle East, eastern Africa, southern Asia and India will be in prime position to witness the entire eclipse . Dr Jacob said: "Anyone on that night-side of the Earth would be able to see the moon go into the eclipse ".

by | July 28, 2018 | 05:20

Interfax quoted Putin as saying he is ready to visit Washington "if the appropriate conditions are created there". Trump has said he wants to improve ties between the two nuclear powers, whose relations have dipped to a post-Cold War low in recent years.

by | July 26, 2018 | 20:21

Trump described Page's FISA documents as a scam, "which led to the rigged Mueller Witch Hunt!". The officials insisted that there was reason to believe Page had been targeted by the Russian government to interfere in the 2016 election. It was carried out under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, which allows the government to monitor communications when it can persuade a judge that someone is working as an agent of a foreign power.

by | July 26, 2018 | 18:33

In recent days, Senate Republicans have made public remarks opposing a future meeting between Trump and Putin , which had been previewed by White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders last week. -Russia relationship back to normal". The senators focused their criticism on Trump's one-on-one meeting with Putin in Helsinki on July 16, details of which remain murky even to administration insiders.

by | July 26, 2018 | 18:31

Provisional results shows Mr Khan's party was in the lead, but it is still expected to fall short of forming majority government. However, those projections were based on only about 10-15 per cent of votes counted. Terror group Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack. He said he voted for Khan "because we need someone who isn't corrupt , who can fix things".

by | July 26, 2018 | 17:29

Numerous victims had been trapped in the seaside resort of Mati, some 25 miles northeast of Athens , and died either in their homes or their cars while trying to flee. More than 300 firefighters, five aircraft and two helicopters have been mobilised to tackle the flames. Cars are blocked at the closed National Road during a wildfire in Kineta, near Athens , on Monday.

by | July 26, 2018 | 16:58

Nor did House Speaker Paul Ryan . Rosenstein was appointed by Trump, but the Republican president has repeatedly criticised him on Twitter for his oversight of the Russian Federation probe, which he calls a witch hunt. "The DOJ is keeping information from Congress", Jordan said, referring to the Department of Justice. Most recently, lawmakers have focused on what they call Rosenstein's failure to hand over documents or disclose other information as the main reason he must be removed.

by | July 25, 2018 | 22:28

They strongly rebuked Trump's comments during a joint press conference in Helsinki when he stood beside Putin and denied USA intelligence findings that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 election. The U.S. intelligence community also proved that Russian agents attempted to meddle in the 2016 elections to benefit Republicans. From the moment Trump's news conference alongside Putin ended on July 16, Republican and Democrats have found common ground in efforts to rein in the president's ...