The attackers threw grenades and fired guns as they entered the Shamshad TV headquarters, witnesses say. Gunfire was heard from the scene, while security forces and ambulances rushed to the area, TOLOnews reported. According to the reports, Shamshad TV went off air after the gunmen entered the building. The interior ministry told AFP it was investigating the incident but had no further details.
Officials believe the 26 women, who are all Nigerian and range from 14 to 18 years old, died attempting the risky journey from Libya to Europe over the weekend. "Salvatore Malfi, the police prefect of the southern town of Salerno, said the 26 women may have been thrown off their rubber dinghy into the waters of the Mediterranean", NPR's Sylvia Poggioli reports from Rome.
The interview with the committee was related to the ongoing investigation into Russian election meddling and whether or not the Trump campaign colluded with Russian officials. Sessions' discussion with Page will fuel further scrutiny about what the attorney general knew about connections between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation - and communications about Russian Federation that he did not disclose despite a persistent line of questioning in three separate hearings this year.
Chennai: An Iranian woman created a ruckus by directing endless tirade at her husband on board a Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Bali, forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing at Chennai airport on Sunday. Later, the family was put on a flight to Kuala Lumpur from where they could take another flight to Doha. "The woman and her husband along with their child were offloaded and the flight departed for Bali", said an officer of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), ...
The Russian lawyer who met a year ago with senior members of the Trump campaign said Donald Trump Jr. told her at the meeting that a Trump administration would be willing to review a 2012 sanctions law. Veselnitskaya said that at their meeting she offered to pass on information pertaining to alleged tax evasion by wealthy Democratic Party donors. She is seeking a public hearing to tell her story, and continues to deny having any information about Russian hacking.
We're not going to lay out any negotiating positions on this call tonight, but we hope and encourage Congress to look at this and find a solution. TPS holders from Nicaragua and Honduras will have 60 days to re-register for the protections, the officials said.
A further £5 million had been invested in 2004 in the Bermuda-based Jubilee Absolute Return Fund Ltd. A spokesperson for the Duchy of Lancaster also noted that the Queen voluntarily pays tax on the income she receives from the duchy. It said that all its investments were legitimate. Are Scots ready to pay more in tax? The duchy claimed that it was unaware of its £3,000 stake in BrightHouse, which was purchased 12 years ago, while large sums were also invested into off-license chain ...
However, a case of a ground invasion could likely prompt North Korea to deploy biological and chemical weapons. House members Ted Lieu of California and Ruben Gallego of Arizona, both Democrats, requested the information. The claim was made in September by a retired Air Force general who said the figure was estimated based on a conventional war scenario and did not include potential use of nuclear weapons.
Paramedics attended the Banksia Road Public School on Boronia Road, Greenacre following reports a auto left the road and crashed into a building at about 9.45am. Fairfax Scenes from Boronia St Public school as parents run to get their kids. Two chaplains were brought in to support paramedics and the victims.
President Ashraf Ghani held a meeting Monday with Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah and "decided that there will be no ban on Whatsapp & Telegram in #Afghanistan", Abdullah wrote on his official Twitter account Monday. The acting minister for telecommunications, Shahzad Aryobee informed the masses about the temporary block to improve their functioning after various complaints were received by sharing a message on Facebook .
Stanford won its third-consecutive Pac-12 championship this past season after compiling a ideal 11-0 league record. The Cavaliers hold the third longest active NCAA Tournament streak in the country, trailing only Notre Dame and North Carolina.
Three of the five deadliest shootings have taken place in the last 18 months. Instead, she said, the Brady Campaign is working to make gun violence measures a top-tier issue heading into the 2018 midterms. Morgan is also a columnist for the Daily Mail and posted a message Monday for Americans to "wake the f-- up and do something about gun control before yet more of your children are blown to smithereens".
Manson suffered an injury four weeks ago at a concert in NY when a large gun prop fell on him, meaning the wheelchair wasn't entirely just for show. He pointed it at the crowd while singing "We Know Where You F****** Live", TMZ reported .
The Japan-U.S. alliance is the foundation for peace and prosperity in the Asia Pacific region, as well as in the worldwide community. As part of the pageantry, Trump and Abe took part in a traditional feeding of koi in a pond Monday. And, once again, I wholeheartedly welcome your visit to Japan, Donald, and also Madam First Lady. They could export vehicles from China or South Korea, but they'd be neglecting - in the case of China most obviously - a growth market in favor of a flat one.
This is the first time that Veselnitskaya has claimed that Trump Jr. offered her help during their June 9, 2016 meeting, which was also attended by Jared Kushner and then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort . She said Trump, Jr. hadn't familiarized herself with documents she had provided in advance of the meeting. Ziff Brothers Investments, a New York-based firm, gave $50,000 and $100,000 to the Clinton Global Initiative, while partnering with Kremlin nemesis William Browder on investments in ...
Lim acknowledged there was "higher than 50 percent chance" that Duterte and Trump would have a bilateral meeting or a pull-aside meeting on the APEC sidelines. "So that, at least, there will be a bigger participation of the population in the benefits of a free, open trading system", he added. Roque believed that while the two may hold bilateral meeting in Vietnam, it would not be as "extensive" as the talk on the sidelines of Asean conference.
According to the Times, the move came as Apple was taking heat for the lack of taxes it was paying on its Irish subsidiaries. An Apple spokesman said the company hadn't engaged in any wrongdoing. In its emails to Appleby, Apple asked whether it would be possible to "obtain an official assurance of tax exemption" in countries such as Bermuda and the British Virgin Islands, the BBC reports .
And we believe that hopefully is asi Amin Baco at saka iyung Mahalam, an Indonesian and Abdullah Hapilon, the son of Isnilon. "Amin Baco is not only the leader of the remaining stragglers in Marawi City but also for the Southeast Asia because Isnilon Hapilon was the former emir and now he (Baco) has assumed the position of Hapilon as emir of the Southeast Asia ISIS", said Dela Rosa.
The rumours were fuelled further by Ranveer's cryptic tweet that said "stung by a bee for the first time". Also, Shahid Kapoor was out of town. Post the 3D trailer launch of their upcoming film Padmavati on Friday (which was scheduled for 3.30 pm), Deepika visited Ranveer's residence in Bandra and left his house around 2 in the morning.
He also expressed concerns over the extended involvement of India in Afghanistan , adding that India is not a supporter of peace in the region. Expanding on India, Asif told the conference that Pakistan "always preferred comprehensive dialogue with India" that could contribute to peace in the region, the Dawn report said.
Ms Patel apologised on Monday morning to the PM, who "reminded her of the obligations which exist under the ministerial code". Patel said in a statement on Monday: "This summer I travelled to Israel , on a family holiday paid for myself.
Devens is one of only nine federal prisons that offers sex offender treatment and is the facility closest to NY. Huma Abedin, Weiner's estranged spouse, is a longtime aide to former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton . In 2015, Weiner notoriously sexted a picture of his bulging underwear - while his son slept next to him. Weiner, 53, was sentenced in September after court papers showed that he repeatedly encouraged an underage girl to undress and fondle herself over Skype, ...
In a letter to lawmakers, the Pentagon said that a full discussion of U.S. capabilities to "counter North Korea's ability to respond with a nuclear weapon and to eliminate" its nuclear weapons located in underground sites is best suited for a classified briefing, the Washington Post reported.
She appeared before Abolghassem Salavati, a judge so notorious he is on an European Union sanctions list for "gross human rights violations". She is currently serving a five-year prison sentence, but now faces new charges of "propaganda against the regime".
The US embassy suspended the issuance of non-immigrant visas in Turkey in October. Last month, the United States halted most visa services for Turkish citizens after Turkish authorities arrested Metin Topuz, a Turkish employee at the US consulate in Istanbul, deepening already strained ties between Ankara and Washington.