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by | September 16, 2019 | 19:57

Trump said the USA had reason to believe it knows who was behind the attack - his secretary of state had blamed Iran the previous day. The US accusations triggered angry retorts from Iran, which said they were created to act as a pretext for future hostile actions against the Islamic Republic.

by | September 16, 2019 | 19:20

A total of 23 people - 12 identified and 11 unidentified - were nominated in the third case which pertained to ransacking and damage to property. The mob which went furious over allegations that a Hindu school principal had allegedly committed blasphemy also targetted multiple houses belonging to the minority community and a school in Ghotki in Pakistan's Sindh province.

by | September 16, 2019 | 18:13

The Little Red Podcast, made my academics at the Australian National University, was examining the Solomons' pending decision on whether to switch diplomatic relations from Taiwan to China. "I don't think any of Solomon Islands' neighbours, and that includes Australia, will really be surprised by this decision", he said. Taiwan's representative office in the Solomon Islands called the report a "fallacy" and said the taskforce members did not conduct proper fact-finding.

by | September 14, 2019 | 02:48

What if American Patriots refuse to yield their legally purchased, Second Amendment-protected firearms to heavily armed government agents who knock down their doors to take them? 'Hell yes, we're going to take your AR-15, your AK-47, ' O'Rourke said in one of the biggest lines of the night.

by | September 14, 2019 | 00:55

Though some migrants are applying for asylum in Mexico instead of the US, she said "it's not likely" that all potential asylum applications will be routed to other countries. A senior Mexican official who spoke anonymously because the government has not addressed the issue publicly said that, for now, individuals who seek to apply will not fall under a previous provision, called Migrant Protection Protocol.

by | September 13, 2019 | 00:57

However, John Bolton , the Trump national security advisor who was ousted on Tuesday, has said those short-range launches are banned under United Nations resolutions. It also released photos of the test that showed a smiling Kim, who has been on hand for nearly all of his state's series of missiles and weapon tests that started in May, standing by a launcher.

by | September 13, 2019 | 01:19

The Liberals trailed in third place when the 2015 election was called but steadily improved to pull off an outright victory. As Day Two of the election begins, three of the five main party leaders are set to face off on a Toronto stage, courtesy of Maclean's and CityTV, who will host what they're still billing as the first official debate of the 43rd campaign despite the conspicuous absence of Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau .

by | September 13, 2019 | 01:18

The ruling Zanu-PF party announced that Mugabe's remains would be interred at a hilltop monument outside Harare on Sunday, after a ceremony at the nearby national stadium on Saturday, where dozens of prominent African leaders would be present.

by | September 13, 2019 | 00:53

The top court's decision late Wednesday temporarily lifts a lower court ruling that had blocked the new asylum rule in some states along the southern border pending the outcome of legal challenges. The 9th Circuit Court upheld this order , but restricted its reach to California and Arizona. U.S. District Choose Jon Tigar in San Francisco blocked the new coverage from having result in late July.

by | September 12, 2019 | 01:19

Seb Whale admitted he was "taken by surprise" at John Bercow's announcement he will stand down but knew "something was afoot" when he discovered Mr Bercow's wife, Sally, was in the Commons. Parliament was later prorogued until October 14. The prime minister was defeated in the House of Commons for the second time in his attempt to call a snap election in October.

by | September 12, 2019 | 01:11

After calling for a general election for two years, it is thought that the Labour leader would struggle to justify further votes against an early poll - particularly without the reason now being given, which is that Johnson could change the date of the election and have it take place after no deal.

by | September 12, 2019 | 01:25

Mugabe, a guerrilla leader who rose to power after Zimbabwe's independence from Britain and governed until he was ousted by the military in 2017, died in Singapore on Friday, aged 95. The 35 000-seat stadium is where Mugabe took his oath of office at a colourful ceremony when colonial Rhodesian Prime Minister Ian Smith handed over the reins of the country.

by | September 12, 2019 | 01:00

The blast comes on the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States that ushered in the war in Afghanistan , and just after U.S. But then on Saturday, Trump revealed that he had cancelled an unprecedented meeting between the Taliban and himself at storied Camp David. A column of smoke was captured in photos early Wednesday morning, thought to be near the US Embassy in Kabul's "exclusion zone".

by | September 11, 2019 | 01:41

Last month, the Centre scrapped special privileges of Jammu and Kashmir, like the ability to frame its own laws and divided the state into two Union territories. "Many of [the prisoners] have been forcibly shipped to jails all over India, under draconian laws operative in the valley", Qureshi said. Pakistan, which has fought three wars with India for Kashmir since Independence, has not taken the decision well.

by | September 11, 2019 | 01:19

The crew, which consisted of active duty and national guard members from Alaska, was charged $136 per room, which was less expensive than a Marriott property's rate of $161. The property had lost $4.5 million in 2017, but revenue went up $3 million in 2018. He said the airport is attractive because it conducts refueling 24 hours a day, typically has better weather conditions than other nearby airports and has less parking congestion than other European airports for crews stopping for fuel ...

by | September 11, 2019 | 02:09

Asked if that meant military activity would increase, he said "I'll leave it to the Department of Defence to talk about specifics, but no one should underestimate President Trump's commitment to achieving those goals". It was unclear whether the talks were cancelled indefinitely or only suspended for the time being. He said he hopes the insurgents "will recommit to the things that we've been talking to them about for months".

by | September 10, 2019 | 12:04

The two countries began a historic dialogue after President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un held a summit in Singapore in June 2018. "Trump has given them a pass on short-range missiles", he said. North Korea has carried out a series of weapons tests since late July in protest at joint military exercises between Seoul and the US.

by | September 10, 2019 | 13:54

Ever since the Central government moved a Presidential order on August 5 scrapping Article 370 , which gave Jammu and Kashmir its special powers, and divided the state into two Union Territories, Article 371 , which has special provisions for other States, mostly from the Northeast, has invited some attention.

by | September 10, 2019 | 12:56

In this Tuesday, April 10, 2018 photo, vaping devices that were confiscated from students in such places as restrooms or hallways at the school in Marshfield, Mass. The tweet ended with a mention of the Department of Health and Human Services, and quickly gained thousands of likes and retweets. As of the time of writing, 33 states - including DE and nearby Maryland - have reported possible cases of lung illnesses associated with the use of e-cigarette products (e.g., devices, liquids, ...

by | September 10, 2019 | 13:02

Despite its downgrade, Dorian continued to produce hurricane-force winds well above 120 km/h. More than 300,000 customers were still without power late yesterday afternoon. Though utility crews were fanning out to complete repairs Sunday, Hutt said the fix work in Nova Scotia would stretch into next week. "We are fully committed to the task at hand to support Nova Scotia Emergency Management and will move quickly and with objective to protect Canadians and mitigate the effects of ...

by | September 08, 2019 | 00:39

Indian scientists said the roughly $140 million mission was meant to study the south pole because a larger area there remains in shadow, increasing the possibility of water and making it a likely target for moon habitation. What happened: The Indian Space Research Organization launched Chandrayaan-2 on July 22 ; it reached the moon's orbit on August 20. India's space scientists had a narrow one-minute window for their second attempt at launching the moon mission, a week after the mission ...

by | September 06, 2019 | 08:25

Qureshi had said Tuesday that the diplomatic visit followed direct appeals from Khan. 'He was reportedly injured with a blunt object in a law and order situation where a violent crowd was indulging in stone pelting, ' Jammu and Kashmir director general of police Dilbag Singh said.

by | September 06, 2019 | 08:04

Mr. Johnson , who has vowed to take Britain out of the European Union on October 31 with or without a deal in place, is now pushing for a snap election . Boris Johnson's attempts at delivering a snap general election just 2-weeks ahead of Brexit failed on Wednesday. Jo Johnson, who voted in the June 2016 referendum to stay in the European Union, also quit former Prime Minister Theresa May's government over her handling of Brexit.

by | September 06, 2019 | 06:59

The death toll late Wednesday stood at 20, but officials said search-and-recovery missions were just starting. "It has been an orderly preparation since we have had so much advanced notice. The storm has so far cut power to more 200,000 customers in SC, almost 40,000 in North Carolina and another 1,000 in Georgia . The storm had lost some of its strength after hitting the Bahamas .

by | September 06, 2019 | 08:09

The Iranian vessel - the Adrian Darya 1, formerly known as the Grace 1 - was released earlier this month and set sail for eastern Mediterranean. Iran has rejected talks with the USA while sanctions remain in place. Above is a map of the uranium enrichment site in Fordow near Qom, Iran. Mohammad Javad Zarif said President Hassan Rouhani would soon announce details of the cuts, according to the semi-official news ISNA.

by | September 05, 2019 | 00:58

A frustrated vegan has filed a lawsuit against her neighbours for braaiing in their back yards. According to Australia's Nine News , Cilla Carden took the case against her next-door neighbours to the Supreme Court of Western Australia in late 2018.

by | September 04, 2019 | 00:50

Police say the boy, who has not been named, is assisting investigators. However, investigators later discovered "enough discrepancies" in his statement, and called him in for further questioning. The call came in approximately 10:30 p.m. Three of the victims were found dead at the scene, a house in Elkmont, Alabama , and the other two died later after being airlifted to a regional hospital.

by | September 04, 2019 | 00:50

The injured children were taken to a local hospital where they received treatment, but their condition remains unknown. A 40-year-old male suspect is now in custody and is being investigated, the New York Times reported. According to state-run tabloid Global Times, the local government is providing psychological counseling services to the students who witnessed or were injured in Monday's attack.

by | September 04, 2019 | 01:31

The Bahamas are also facing a risky storm surge. "We are in the midst of a historic tragedy in parts of our northern Bahamas", Minnis said at a news conference. The storm was already blamed for the death of an eight-year-old boy taking shelter in the Abaco Islands. Even places as far north as North Carolina are potential targets for a U.S.

by | September 03, 2019 | 01:38

According to police spokesperson Captain Kay Makhubela, Amy-Lee de Jager was taken by four men in a white Toyota Fortuner. "We are calling on community members to come forward with any information that can help us find her", Makhubele said.

by | September 03, 2019 | 03:20

Video of the incident also showed protestors being backed into train cars and being pepper-sprayed in the face while trying to shield themselves. The unrest began in mid-June, fuelled by anger over a now-suspended extradition bill that would have allowed people in the city to be sent to China for trial in courts controlled by the Communist Party.

by | September 03, 2019 | 02:19

My neighbor used to live there. Hurricane Dorian is the most powerful such storm to hit the Bahamas since records began, with maximum sustained winds of over 185 miles per hour when it made landfall Sunday afternoon. Georgia Governor Brian Kemp ordered evacuations in six coastal counties, including all of Savannah 150,000 residents, also effective at noon on Monday, Kemp's office said on Twitter .

by | September 03, 2019 | 02:17

Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania said he has discussed the issue with Trump and described the president as "very interested in doing something meaningful". "It really hasn't changed anything". "This includes strong measures to keep weapons out of the hands of risky and deranged individuals and substantial reforms to the nation's broken mental health system", Trump mentioned, noting that the management will attempt to stability public protection with additionally seeking to "protect our Second ...

by | September 03, 2019 | 02:58

When German tanks rolled across the border on September 1 1939 it marked the start of a bloody occupation that would cost the lives of six million Poles and countless Jews in the country. Duda cited aggression against Georgia and Ukraine, and though he didn't name Russian Federation, it was clear he found that country at fault as the aggressor.

by | September 02, 2019 | 03:20

Expressing similar sentiments at an interview on Brian Kilmeade's Fox News Radio show on Thursday, the President said he would be "disloyal" to his supporters if does an interview with the CNN . The President seems to have locked horns with various news outlets this week. The President said that CNN and MSNBC support the socialist agenda of open borders.