by | February 02, 2018 | 21:49

Wednesday's test involved a ballistic missile armed with a dummy warhead being launched from an aircraft, followed by land based Aegis assets acquiring and tracking the missile before firing a Raytheon-built SM-3 Block IIA ballistic missile on an intercept course.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:42

An agreement between the U.S. in Russian Federation in 2013 bound Moscow to remove all chemical weapons from Syria, but as repeated instances of chemical weapons attacks show, that was simply not the case. The senior US officials, speaking to journalists on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly, said there did not appear to have been any "large use" of banned munitions since April.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:00

The Treasury Departmentpress release stated the list does not impose sanctions on those named on the list, and inclusion on the list does not "indicate that the United States government has information about the individual's involvement in malign activities".

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:58

A highlight of Congress president Rahul Gandhi's election campaign in Meghalaya was a concert in Shillong , which featured numerous popular musical and cultural troupes of the northeastern state. "There is a particular distance he maintains with poor people which he does not with Mr Obama or others", he said. It was with the BJP in mind that Rahul said to the people after the concert: "We will defend your culture, your way of thinking".

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:51

Authorities from Syria's Kurdish autonomous region said at the weekend they would also boycott the event because of the ongoing Turkish offensive on the Kurdish enclave of Afrin. The talks were moderated by Russian Federation and Iran , on the side of Damascus, and Turkey , which aligns itself with several armed opposition groups.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:44

Paddock opened fire on the Route 91 Harvest music festival from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on October 1, killing 58 people and injuring more than 800 others. According to the documents, for the first time, an additional "person of interest" in the massacre on the Las Vegas Strip was identified. Records showed Haig owns Specialized Military Ammunition LLC .

by | January 31, 2018 | 10:51

Pruitt's blistering criticism casts a negative light on one of Trump's most trusted lieutenants and a rising star in the administration. Surgey published it Tuesday morning just as Pruitt began to testify at an oversight hearing before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee .

by | January 31, 2018 | 10:50

Quake tremors were felt in Pakistan , leaving one infant dead and nine family members injured in Balochistan after the roof of their home collapsed. The temblor was felt in the Afghan capital Kabul and the Pakistan capital Islamabad and elsewhere in both countries.

by | January 31, 2018 | 10:50

Authorities said that passengers are being assessed and transported for medical aid. It crashed into the home in the 40 block of Egret Court around 1:45 p.m., according to Newport Beach fire and FAA officials. Helicopter video showed a portion of the helicopter covered by a yellow tarp. Witnesses tell FOX 11 the bystander who was injured was a painter who was working on a house when scrap metal from the crash hit him in the back.

by | January 31, 2018 | 10:52

He noted that out of all the regimes mentioned, none have "oppressed its own citizens more totally or brutally than the cruel dictatorship in North Korea". While Mr. Seong-ho's father was caught while trying to escape North Korea and "was tortured to death", Mr. Trump said Mr. Seong-ho successfully fled on crutches through China and Southeast Asia and now lives in South Korea.

by | January 31, 2018 | 10:52

The incident happened just after 8AM local time on January 13 , at which time the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) issued the live ballistic missile alert using the region's emergency alert system, including the wireless system.

by | January 31, 2018 | 10:47

He was referring to a proposal he unveiled in August with Sen. FBI Director Robert Mueller is sworn in to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee during a hearing on "Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)", on Capitol Hill in Washington September 17, 2008.

by | January 31, 2018 | 10:50

The Modi-led-government has tabled the economic survey for 2017-18 in the Budget session of Parliament. At an all-party meeting here, Mr Modi appealed to all the leaders present to develop the committee system of Parliament as a role model of participative democracy.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:48

A statue of a French soldier from the Crimean War - known as The Zouave - on the Pont de l'Alma has also always been used as a marker for water levels in the city. Authorities say some parts and suburbs of Paris are under water, and expect flood levels to remain high throughout the week. The December-January period is now the third-wettest on record since data collection began in 1900, according to France's meteorological service.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:43

A referendum on the section of Ireland's constitution that enshrines its restrictive abortion laws will be held at the end of May, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has announced. Kerrigan said: "It is imperative that young people and students are given the opportunity to vote on the eighth amendment". A referendum approved a further update to the constitution, stating that the eighth amendment did not restrict the freedom to travel to another state.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:43

Smartphone buyers are not all that impressed with the iPhone X. According to a new report released by Nikkei , Apple saw "slower-than-expected" sales in major markets like US, Europe and China during the holiday season. Additionally, the decision is expected to affect suppliers including Sony , Kyocera , and TDK , who provide Apple with advanced camera sensors, additional circuitry, and batteries for iPhone X.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:44

After attending the all-party meeting in the national capital, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar on Sunday said that the Government is hopeful of getting the "Triple Talaq " Bill passed in Rajya Sabha similar to GST. Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Jaiprakash Narain Yadav also said the Opposition would want the government to speak in Parliament on issues of public importance including communal violence and atrocities on women.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:41

At least five militants armed with rocket-propelled grenades and automatic rifles were involved, according to Reuters . The bombing follows a more than 12-hour siege on the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul that killed at least 22 people on January 20.

by | January 29, 2018 | 11:08

Like in previous tense situations, the issue of the controversial killings in the volatile border state looks set to snowball into a bigger crisis. Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan said a magisterial inquiry has been ordered into the killings.

by | January 29, 2018 | 11:00

Concerning one typical example of controversies caused by his tweets , Trump apologized for his retweet of an anti-Muslim video originally posted in November 2017 by a far-right British nationalist group known as "Britain First". Although portions of the ITV interview, conducted this past week in Davos, Switzerland, had been released, the entire exchange aired Sunday night in the United Kingdom.

by | January 29, 2018 | 10:56

Five soldiers were killed and 10 wounded, it said. In October, a Taleban suicide bomber killed 15 Afghan army trainees as they travelled home from the Marshal Fahim academy. Kabul police spokesman Basir Mujahid confirmed to AFP there had been rocket and gunfire . The Taliban claimed responsibility for Saturday's attack that saw at least 103 killed when an explosion-packed ambulance drove through a checkpoint.

by | January 29, 2018 | 10:56

They were waiting for the doctor outside the MRI room , when a ward boy attached to the ICU told them to take the oxygen cylinder inside. He was at Nair Hospital , Mumbai Central, to help his brother-in-law Harish Solanki's mother Laxmi.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:56

Raul's mother, Annie Johnson, says she was at work when her father called her to say the little boy was missing. A family member reported Raul missing about midday Wednesday, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which joined the search Friday.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:57

Waheed Majroh, a spokesman for the Ministry of Health, said that 140 wounded had been brought to Kabul hospitals so far. The blast is among the series of attacks across Afghanistan including a deadly 17-hour siege last Saturday on a luxury hotel that killed around 25 people including foreigners and the attack on an global NGO " Save The Children " in Jalalabad, Nangarhar province.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:54

Those on upper floors used ladders and plastic escape slides to flee. The blaze began at the general ward's first-floor emergency room and most of the dead were from the first and second floors, the National Fire Agency official said. Police and forensic investigators dressed in white clothes, masks and helmets examined burned equipment in the blackened emergency room. All victims came from the hospital, he said.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:55

In a cover letter to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray released by the committee, said the referral relates to "certain communications between Christopher Steele and multiple US news outlets regarding the so-called 'Trump dossier.'" The rest of the referral is classified and was not released.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:51

Such decisions are also considered to show a bias against the historical and permanent rights of the Palestinian people in Jerusalem, which have been guaranteed by the relevant worldwide resolutions and have received the recognition and support of the global community, the statement said.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:55

A procession is expected to be flagged off here and will end in Freedom Park which is two kilometres away. If the Karnataka government has failed to represent it's case before the Tribunal, the opposition BJP swung into action only in an election year, and BJP state president Yeddyurappa intervened and managed to extract only an assurance from Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar last month.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:51

The Falcon Heavy is one of the most anticipated launches in recent history and the Kennedy Space Center near Titusville wants you to experience the "thrilling sights, sounds and sensations of this historic launch". The Falcon Heavy is tailor-made for launching large satellites to geosynchronous orbits, or for sending payloads to the moon or Mars. Only the Saturn V moon rocket, last flown in 1973, delivered more payload to orbit.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:50

They were bothfully clothed and wearing coats pulled down over their shoulders. Police found no signs of forced entry on all access points to the home, she said. Gomes said there is an "extensive list" of people who police want to interview, the CBC report said. Sherman, 75, was known for litigiousness and aggressive businesses practices as he developed Apotex Inc., which has a global workforce of about 11,000.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:25

The deal comes amid worries that Trump will pull the USA out of the North American Free Trade deal. I want the winds of cultures of all countries to enter my house with aplomb and go out also.”. • MI man arrested after threats made to CNN. • Warning: Stay off the ice . • Woman on verge of homelessness claims lottery prize . While companies globally are concerned about the impact of technology and artificial intelligence on their businesses, Mr Trudeau said: "If you're anxious, imagine ...

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:27

According to Yehya Al-Alridi, spokesman of the opposition delegation, the opposition wants to see the determination of both sides to implement the United Nations resolution through the talks. The talks will last for two days. Previous rounds of United Nations -sponsored talks have made little progress while Syrian government forces backed by Russian Federation and Iran have gained ground, recovering swathes of the country from rebel fighters.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:27

The boy was able to escape and went to a neighbor who informed police. Smith added that the kidnappers claimed to have connections with a Mexican drug cartel, but noted there was no evidence that was the case. "In the interest of protecting the investigation's integrity, we can not comment regarding investigative details", she said in an emailed statement.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:26

Floodwaters were nearing their peak in Paris on Saturday, with the rain-swollen Seine River engulfing scenic quays and threatening wine cellars and museum basements. In a study published Tuesday, they noted that though Paris had implemented further flood prevention policies since 2014, the authorities' efforts remained limited compared with the risks the city faced.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:24

The only difference is that while Obama's tariffs were focused on China specifically, Trump's apply to all foreign producers. But he stands a slim chance of achieving the goal if he insists on bucking the trend of globalisation and free trade by pursing USA interests at the expense of other nations.