Earlier this year, the Norwegian Nobel Committee chose the group as the victor of this year's peace prize in recognition of its role as a driving force behind the United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. ICAN executive director Beatrice Fihn, who accepted the prize along with Thurlow, said although the treaty is far from ratification "now, at long last, we have an unequivocal norm against nuclear weapons".
Watch live in the video above. President Trump signaled his interest in NASA's space programs earlier this year not only by signing the NASA Transition Authorization Act, but by reestablishing the White House National Space Council , which is chaired by Vice President Mike Pence .
Trump called on Weigel to be fired for tweeting out (and deleting) a misleading photo from Trump's Pensacola rally. "This is a big problem and we think it's something that should be taken seriously". Acosta then took the baton and the presser more or less derailed. Acosta asked her if there was a specific news story from a legitimate media outlet she could point to that was intentionally false and done to mislead the American people.
The Chief Conservator of Forest, P Shiv Kumar told PTI that the herd was crossing the railway tracks between Rangapara and Dhalaibil stations when the Guwahati- Naharlagun Intercity Express train hit them. He added, The Forest Department of Assam is not even aware how many such non-notified stretches exist which have been increasingly used by elephants in recent times.
Who knows, there might be other choices to fit the bill of a small living tree offered this time of year. "And with the weather being as decent as it has been the last two weekends, we've had a lot of people out to see us". At Post Street Farm - 122 Post St in Santa Cruz - Matt Hodel tries to curate the trees he sells. What would Christmas be without the tree? Carlson explained that during the recession in 2008, many tree farms stopped planting trees.
The system was first used to detect a tunnel that was destroyed October 30, but other aspects of the system were used this time around, he said. The IDF used a new system in order to discover and demolish the tunnel. It was about half a mile from an Israeli community. The attacks were launched in response to a rocket attack from Gaza, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said on Twitter.
Overkill's The Walking Dead will be a four-player co-op first-person shooter that brings back memories of the once massively popular Left 4 Dead . Set in The Walking Dead Universe, you and your group try to survive in a post-apocalyptic Washington D.C.
A "rooftopper" died while attempting a stunt from a 62-storey building in China, his girlfriend has confirmed. Wu's girlfriend Fu JinJin told The Beijing News she called the cops on November 9 after he didn't return home. The performer often live-streams the footage or posts it to social media. "He planned to propose to his girlfriend (the day after the challenge)", the South China Morning Post quoted his step-uncle as saying.
India is the only "emerging producer" whose arms sales declined by 1.2 percent in 2016. This is the first annual increase after a five-year consecutive decline. However, the think tank highlights clear divergences among the largest arms-producing European countries. The highest growth in arms sales by a British company (43.2 per cent) was recorded by GKN, an aerospace components manufacturer.
The rebels overran the television's Sanaa offices on Saturday after attacking it with rocket-propelled grenades and wounding three guards, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said. Yasser al-Awadi, the assistant secretary-general of the General People's Congress (GPC), said on Twitter on Sunday the bodies of Saleh and GPC Secretary-General Aref al-Zouka had been buried without a customary funeral.
However, he also felt the government could still do more to halt the escalating tension. Indonesia has been a long-running supporter of the two-state solution in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and there have been demonstrations in support of the Palestinians in recent years.
The wedding reception invitation card is out and looks like a big event altogether. The first pictures from the wedding are going viral and we just can't get enough of their cuteness. A wedding reception is reportedly planned in Mumbai later this month. Kohli and Sharma had been dating for more than three years. From former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi and actress Sharmila Tagore to the recent Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge union, India has a long history of marriages ...
A wooden stick was found thrust in her vagina with such force that it caused serious injuries to her uterus and intestine - a horrific reminder of the Delhi gang-rape of a physiotherapist on a moving bus in December in 2012. An FIR has been registered in this case. Police have also formed an SIT to nab the accused. Angered at the incident, locals shut markets and carried out a protest march in the area, raising slogans against the police.
Indonesian police are hunting for Beasley who escaped Monday from the overcrowded and understaffed Kerobokan prison. This is the second breakout of foreign inmates at the Kerobokan prison this year. Two of them, Bulgarian Dimitar Nikolov Iliev and Indian Sayed Mohammed Said, were recaptured in East Timor days later and were returned to Bali. Davidson has taunted authorities while on the run on social media, including mocking up his own wanted poster with his fingerprint and photo.
He called me the worst name ever". Kelly, for her part, said it's more hard for women to level accusations against men running for public office. Kelly asked. Trump was imperative. She says he "grabbed her breasts and tried to put his hand up her skirt". "And we should all be willing to listen to them". The Clinton scandal also brought about a Supreme Court decision in 1997 that determined presidents were not immune from civil-law litigation over something that happened before they took ...
Moscow halted civilian air traffic to Egypt in 2015 after militants bombed a Russian Metrojet flight leaving from the tourist resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, killing 224 people onboard. The two countries signed two agreements in November 2015 for Russian Federation to finance and build the power plant, with four 1,200 megawatt reactors, in Dabaa.
The incident took place last night when the girl had gone out to meet an acquaintance, Additional Superintendent of Police ( Lucknow East) Sarvesh Mishra said. The victim narrated the entire incident to her father, who then approached the police around 4.30 am and lodged the complaint. As per the post-mortem report, also confirmed that the girl died due to the injuries caused by a wooden piece that was forcefully thrust into her private parts following which she bled profusely.
It happened in the subway system in the area of the 42nd Street Station at 8th Ave, in Manhattan . Unconfirmed reports stated a person was detained by the police. New York Police Department says it is responding to an explosion near Times Square. President Donald Trump has been briefed on the situation. "Info is preliminary, more when available", the NY police department wrote on their Twitter account.
The U.S. Embassy in Beirut had "cancelled all non-essential movements" on Sunday due to reports of potential protests. Despite calls to keep the demonstration peaceful, clashes broke out as crowds threw plastic water bottles, stones and sticks at the police.
The body of Nitisha Negi was recovered this morning. Nitisha was part of an under-18 football team representing India in the Pacific School Games. Surf life savers were able to pull the group from the water, but an emergency search for the girl had to be called off late on Sunday evening because of poor light.
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On Saturday, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he had heard "voices of condemnation over President Trump's historic announcement" but had "not heard any condemnation for the rocket firing against Israel that has come and the bad incitement against us".
Abadi welcomed the families of the armed forces' "martyrs", who fell during the battles against extremists. Iraq's fightback was launched with the backing of an air campaign waged by a US-led coalition, recapturing town after town from the clutches of the jihadists.
Reports claim that Apple is close to buying United Kingdom company Shazam , the firm behind the music-identifying app that tells you what song is playing from a fragment of sound. With AR, Shazam lets users scan all sorts of stuff, such as magazines, posters, books, and even products themselves to launch 3D animations, 360-degree content, and much more.
The Russian president was met by his Syrian counterpart, Bashar Assad, and Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu at the airbase, which houses Russian forces assisting Syria in the battle against Islamic State terrorists (IS, formerly ISIS).