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by | March 06, 2018 | 02:36

An embassy statement warned US citizens in the country to avoid large crowds and asked them to avoid the embassy area. Earlier Monday, police detained 12 ISIS suspects in Ankara and were searching for eight others, Anadolu reported. Foreigners suspected of recruiting members for IS were among those arrested, Turkish state media said, with the suspects allegedly in contact with those in "conflict zones".

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:35

At issue was how the White House initially defended Porter in statements from both Kelly and White House press secretary Sarah Sanders after the Daily Mail and others published their stories about the ex-wives' allegations. Later in the day, the photo of the ex-wive's black eye surfaced. In the evening, Kelly issued a new statement condemning domestic violence. I talked to Rob, I said 'What's the deal?' He denied it.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:37

It also sympathised with every family whose loved ones were affected by the attack and other terrorist acts in the country. Three UN aid workers, four soldiers and four mobile police were among the dead in the attack on a military base in Borno.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:36

The United States is poised to overtake Russian Federation as the world's largest oil-producer within the next five years; drastically increasing production and opening new areas for energy development under President Trump and the Republican-controlled Congress.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:33

The president is reportedly planning to impose up to 25% tariffs on imported steel and 10% on aluminium in an attempt to save U.S. industry. "China doesn't want a trade war with the United States ", Zhang told a news conference. Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau said the country was negotiating on NAFTA with a partner that has "changed the terms of the discussion". The U.S.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:58

The Secret Service tweeted: "No other reported injuries related to the incident at the White House". A man apparently shot himself beyond the north fence line outside the White House on Saturday, a law enforcement official said . Correspondents who were in the White House at the time were put on lockdown in the press briefing room following the incident. "I refer you to the Secret Service for any more information".

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:56

The special court was set up to hear matters under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). The court of Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate issued the summons against Nirav Modi in connection with an income tax evasion probe against him and his companies and asked him to appear before it on March 12.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:49

They then oversaw the signing of a number of agreements between Saudi Arabia and Egypt . This prompted France's Emanuel Macron to mediate his return to Lebanon, before Hariri swiftly revoked his resignation. Cairo supports Riyadh in its fight against Iran-backed Houthi militants in Yemen, and a year ago joined a Saudi-led boycott of Gulf state Qatar and agreed to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi despite widespread criticism at home.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:51

The BJP has won two, the NCP one and the Hill State People's Democratic Party has won two seats. "I am confident that the regional parties and the BJP will form the government in Meghalaya together". The United Democratic Party ( UDP ), which is a part of the BJP-led North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA), has won six seats. Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma has won from both Ampati and Songsak constituencies, in Assembly elections .

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:51

He remained under guard Saturday at a hospital where he was taken following his arrest, but will be moved to the Isabella County jail when he's discharged, Yeagley said. authorities began shuttling students to a nearby hotel. "We thank God that this incident ended quickly, and the suspect has been apprehended", Ross said.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:51

They came after Turkish raids on other parts of the enclave killed 14 pro-government fighters on Thursday and four more on Friday, the monitor said. Turkey considers the YPG as a terror network due to its ties to the Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ), which is listed as a terror organization by Turkey, the USA, and the European Union.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:48

Putin praised Russia's new hypersonic missiles and cutting-edge submarines during a state of the nation address that also touched on economic and social policy ahead of a presidential election this month he is widely expected to win. In an interview with the American news network NBC , Putin himself later admitted the weapons were in various stages of development, but some are battle ready.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:43

The North's leader Kim and US President Donald Trump have also traded threats of war and personal insults, sending tensions soaring. The participants lived across North Korea, from Ryanggang Province on the northern border with China, to the capital Pyongyang and to Gangwon Province on the southern border with South Korea.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:38

May told the leaders late Friday the United Kingdom would seek "customs arrangements that would lead to as frictionless trade as possible with our European neighbors, as well as ensure no hard border between Northern Ireland and Ireland ", a Downing Street spokesman said Saturday.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:37

The attack highlighted the risk of risk of terrorism and insurgent groups to the stability of Afghanistan, she said. No militant group claimed responsibility for the attack. The Taliban have themselves twice offered to talk to the United States in recent weeks, but have ruled out talks with the Kabul government, a key sticking point that must be resolved before any talks can start.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:37

President Tran Dai Quang said , "Vietnam committed to further strengthen its ties with India in different areas including energy and connectivity". The objective behind the MoUs is said to be reinforcing technical collaboration in areas that include atomic energy for the sake of peace among India and Vietnam.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:36

In an official statement Saturday, Egypt's foreign ministry expressed its deepest condolences to the families of the victims, hoping also for the speedy recovery to the injured, who are estimated to be 90 people. They then set fire to the truck and began shooting. "When we went up [to the roof] we heard gunshots from an automatic weapon, [it was] very intense".

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:38

The Vancouver development, featuring a trademarked Ivanka Trump spa, opened in February 2017, just a month after Trump's inauguration. The C$360 million (RM1.1 billion) property belongs to the family-owned TA Global Bhd, a company listed on Bursa Malaysia.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:37

Graham's children, Virginia "Gigi" Graham, Anne Graham Lotz, Ruth Graham, Nelson "Ned" Graham, and Franklin Graham spoke about their father, each with a different message . Like Mr. Trump, Franklin Graham questioned at one point why former President Barack Obama didn't quickly produce a birth certificate to prove he was born in the United States (he was born in Hawaii).

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:36

The New York Post reports that Spelling did not have a weapon, but behaved aggressively before the police got there. On March 1, the Los Angeles Police Department responded to a call from the actress' Woodland Hills home. Words are she has been leaning on her mother Candy for money to help pay the bills. Spelling is the first child of legendary TV producer Aaron Spelling , who gave her a role on his wildly popular drama, Beverly Hills, 90210 in 1990.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:34

Campbell Hall , where the shooting took place, has re-opened, with the exception of the fourth floor. Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland have made powerful appeals for change to permissive United States gun laws in the wake of the shooting.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:11

Against Sweden , which defeated the USA 10-4 in the round-robin part of the tournament, the Americans fell behind 2-0 after two ends but responded with two in the third and a steal of one in the fourth. Fans, friends and loved ones crowded the small airport for their chance to greet the most successful American curling team in history. The Americans barely squeaked into the playoffs with a 5-4 record after losing four of their first six games to move to the brink of elimination.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:58

The arrest came as Turkey presses an over month-long operation inside Syria aimed at dislodging the People's Protection Units (YPG) - the military wing of the PYD - from the Afrin region of the country's north. In strongly worded statements to two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, Turkey's foreign ministry spokesman said a US State Department appeal that Turkey "go back and read" the ceasefire resolution was unfounded, and he also denied that Paris had told Ankara that the ...

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:34

Israeli naval forces have opened fire on a Palestinian fishing boat off the coast of the besieged Gaza Strip, killing a fisherman and injuring two others . Israel restricts fishing to a seasonally adjusted zone of between six and nine nautical miles. Jerusalem remains at the heart of the decades-long Palestinian-Israeli conflict, with Palestinians hoping that East Jerusalem - now occupied by Israel - might eventually serve as capital of an independent Palestinian state.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:29

The special forces units crossed into Syrian territory from the southern Turkish provinces of Kilis and Hatay, local media reported. "The entrance of the special forces is in preparation for the new battle that is approaching", Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag told NTV broadcaster, according to Reuters .

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:28

On February 21, the Supreme Court barred Nawaz from being the head of the PML-N by striking off an amendment to the Elections Act that have paved the way for him to lead the party after his disqualification in the Panama Papers case. He is the younger brother of Nawaz Sharif , who had to resign as prime minister in July a year ago in the high-profile Panama Papers scandal. PML-N chairman Raja Zafarul Haq proposed Sharif's elevation as " quaid for life" at a meeting of Central Working ...

by | March 01, 2018 | 09:48

Clinton will travel to Charlotte Tuesday to pay his respects to Graham, Clinton's press secretary, Angel Ureña, confirmed later on Monday. Monday's viewing follows the extraordinary procession over the weekend, when Graham's body was moved some 130 miles from near his mountain home to the library grounds in Charlotte, where mourners by the thousands lined the roadways.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:46

Security Minister Patricia Bullrich said Thursday that 860 pounds (389 kilograms) of the drug were hidden inside diplomatic luggage. A year after the switch, in December 2017, the cargo was finally shipped to Russian Federation as diplomatic luggage in a government plane.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:47

Tina's birth mother Tina Duck leaves the courtroom. Hundreds marched through the streets of Winnipeg a day after a jury acquitted a man accused of killing a 15-year-old Indigenous girl whose body, wrapped in a blanket and weighed down by rocks, was pulled from a river.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:47

Gordon Brown, then UN Special Envoy on Education at the launch. The abduction took place after militants attacked their school in the town of Dapchi in the north-eastern Yobe state on Feb 19. "What has happened to the Safe Schools Initiative that was launched in 2014 under which schools were to be pooled into safer areas with a military presence?" "A lot needs to be done even though Mr.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:43

It wasn't immediately clear if there was damage. The quake follows another seismic event in Japan , where a 5.5 magintude natural disaster struck just hours before. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Hawaii says there is no risk of tsunami caused by the jolt. ExxonMobil Corp said it had shut its Hides gas conditioning plant, close to the quake's epicentre, to assess any damage.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:43

Following the announcement Thursday by Premier Rachel Notley that the two-week long boycott is over, came the news on Friday that the B.C. Wine Institute was back in as a sponsor of The Big Taste, a restaurant festival that pairs fine Calgary cuisine with quite a bit of B.C.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:41

Using mainly red pigments and sometimes black, groups of animals, hand stencils, engravings, dots, discs and geometric designs are depicted in the cave paintings at La Pasiega in the northeast, Maltravieso in the west and Ardales in the south of Spain .

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:38

Besides these, the Election Commission has also announced by-poll for the Kerala Rajya Sabha seat vacated by MP Veerendra Kumar. In August 2017, the BJP overtook Congress and became the largest political party in the Rajya Sabha. For over less than four years, the Narendra Modi government had faced quite a few embarrassments in the Rajya Sabha thanks to the majority of the opposition, forcing it often to take the money bill route to avoid a clash in the house.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:33

Srinagar-Two policemen were shot dead by militants Sunday in separate attacks, one at a police post near the revered Chrar-e-Shareef shrine and another outside the residence of a Hurriyat leader in central Kashmir, officials said. Sufi Shrine of Hazrat Sheikh Noor-Ud-Din Noorani at Charar-e-Sharief was gutted in a gunfight between militants led by Pakistani "Major" Mast Gul and the army in 1995.