Last week, a suicide bombing in Baghdad killed eight and wounded at least 10 others when the blast struck a northern Baghdad neighbourhood targeting a police checkpoint on a busy street. Iraq declared victory last month over the Islamic State group that took control of almost a third of Iraq three years ago, but the militants continue to carry out attacks and bombings in different parts of the country.
Jakarta police spokesman Argo Yuwono said hundreds of students were visiting the stock exchange at the time of the collapse. "The second floor of the building has collapsed", said Vindy, a personal assistant to exchange president Tito Sulistio, who was in the building at the time.
Just before his two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency, A poster describing Congress president Rahul Gandhi as lord Ram and Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the demon Ravana has come up in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi . District Congress leaders said that though the posters were not official, they found nothing objectionable in them. In Lucknow, two persons, including a Samajwadi Party worker, were arrested last week for allegedly hurling potatoes near the Uttar Pradesh Legislative ...
I always play against great players on this court. In Williams' loss, the turning point came late in the first set when play was stopped to allow for the roof to be closed because of rain at Melbourne Park. After already saving five break points at 4-3, Bencic returned from an nearly 30-minute suspension to win six consecutive points and the first set. "I know how hard I'm working.
After the mistake, it took the state almost 40 minutes before they were able to send out a corrective alert to Hawaii cell phones signaling their own error. US military spokesman David Benham later said US Pacific Command "has detected no ballistic missile threat to Hawaii". With such a serious threat, it makes sense that officials would want to make sure nothing like that ever happens again, especially with the concerns of the country.
Teams discovered the 18th victim, Joseph Bleckel, 87, in his home near Romero Canyon before noon, Mr Brown said. No further details were released about his death. The fire erupted December 4 in Ventura County, destroying hundreds of homes before it spread into Santa Barbara County and threatened more communities including Montecito.
The telephone exchange took place on Friday, but it was not immediately clear whether it came before or after US President Donald Trump gave the nuclear deal a final reprieve whilst warning European allies they had to work with him to "fix the bad flaws" of the pact or face US withdrawal.
The boat was carrying 31 people onboard, including 5 tour guides and crew, and 26 tourists from China. Mr Worapt also confirmed that it is now believed a faulty fuel line and leakage caused the explosion but the investigation is just underway.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Saturday it was launching a full investigation into a false emergency alert that said a ballistic missile was headed for Hawaii, the chairman of the commission said. An emergency missile alert accidentally went out to everyone in Hawaii on Saturday after an employee " pushed the wrong button ". Miyagi says all testing is suspended until further notice and all staff, who work 24/7 will be re-trained.
COLLEGE STATION- Danni Williams hit three free throws to take the lead with 7.8 seconds remaining, as No. 17 Texas A&M defeated No. 6 Tennessee 79-76 in overtime, handing the Lady Vols their first loss of the season. It was Rick Barnes' 1,000th-career game as a head coach. Texas A&M cut the margin to six early in the second half, but Tennessee gradually extended the lead and made it 53-40 on Bowden's 3-pointer with 11:16 left.
Section 702 , allows USA intelligence agencies to collect the email communications of foreigners living overseas in order to obtain information about potential threats against the United States. Trump's ability to toss a wrench into the legislative process with a single tweet is just one more example of how the president's Twitter account has become a serious political issue.
Many of those troops are based at a United States base in the East African country of Djibouti. The document stressed that Cuba joins the strong rejection that these statements have arouse around the world, and expresses its most heartfelt solidarity with all the offended countries.
The BCI will hold a press conference tomorrow. The four judges led by Justice Chelameswar too would be attending court. However, no such initiative has been taken by Dipak Misra, sources close to the CJI told the Indian Express . Asked specifically if they were upset over reference of the matter seeking a probe into the suspicious death of Special CBI Judge Brijgopal Harkishan Loya, who was hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case in which BJP president Amit Shah had been named and ...
Senior Iraqi Shiite cleric Moqtada Al Sadr, meanwhile, said he was "surprised" about Mr Al Abadi's alliance with Mr Al Ameri, adding that it would "pave the way for the return of corruption and sectarianism". He was also accused of alienating Iraq's Sunni minority and for pursuing sectarian policies. The coalition of the two alliances was renamed "Victory of Iraq", according to Rubaie, who is a leading figure in the political office of Asa'b Ahl al-Haq, an Iranian-backed militant group.
Flake added that "it's the only game in town". "As a nation, we have a moral and humanitarian obligation to 'Dreamers, '" Bishop Vasquez said . One White House official, Marc Short, said Trump has not approved the plan. "We are now working to build support for that deal in Congress ". An global firestorm erupted this week when the Washington Post reported that Trump, when told about the proposed visa provision for TPS beneficiaries during the meeting, asked why the U.S.
The former guerrillas' presidential candidate told FARC media that Guterres' visit would allow him to "get to know the progress and debts of the implementation process on the ground". The rebels have carried out attacks on oil infrastructure, and allegedly killed two policemen and one soldier. "What we see here is an extraordinary transformation, and it gives me great hope for the future and for the peace process in Colombia", he stressed, reaffirming the UN's full support and solidarity ...
Novak Djokovic admits there's still a chance he could withdraw from the Australian Open , moving to ease expectation over his performance at the grand slam he's dominated for a decade. "Whenever I get asked that question, it always comes across in an nearly negative way instead of acknowledging how many great players we have", said the British number one.
Trump has now changed the game by playing on that hope, daring the Democrats to refuse to vote for a short term spending deal over DREAMers and suffer the electoral consquences. The folks from DACA should know the Democrats are the ones that aren't going to make a deal". People who had previously received DACA but whose deferred action had expired before September 5, 2016, cannot renew but can instead file a new request, the agency said.
The fire reportedly happened near Harbor Point near Bay Blvd. The captain saw flames from the engine room and turned the boat closer to shore so passengers could get to safety. There were 50 people on board when the fire started about half a mile from shore, said Shawn Whited, the Pasco County fire division chief. Television footage showed the shuttle boat still ablaze at 6:30 p.m.
According to authorities, this will be the largest initiative in the world. "As climate change continues to worsen, it's up to the fossil fuel companies whose greed put us in this position to shoulder the cost of making NY safer and more resilient", de Blasio said in a statement .
President Zuma announced that he would host President Kenyatta for a State visit later this year. "We must work to restore the credibility of public institutions, including state-owned companies and law enforcement agencies", by removing undue political interference, Mr Ramaphosa said.
Last week US President Donald Trump expressed its concern over the arrests of "thousands of Iranian citizens" who were "engaging in peaceful protests", and urged for their release. The government has said a total of 42,000 people participated in the unrest - a figure that is hard to verify due to limited information from the provinces where most of the unrest took place.
Hariri appeared on television from Saudi Arabia on November 4 to announce his resignation, but retracted it when he returned home. Sheikh Abdullah is a son of a Qatari emir from the 1960s, Sheikh Ali bin Abdullah Al Thani. On 5 June, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic and economic ties with gas-rich Qatar, accusing it of links to extremist groups.
The Congress party has attempted the same, it has tried its best to politicise internal issues of judiciary. "All citizens who love the idea of justice, who believe in the Supreme Court, are looking at this issue and it's important that its addressed", Gandhi said.
Government funding expires midnight Friday without a deal in place, and some government functions will begin to go dark. Meanwhile this weekend, debate raged over what Trump said in the Thursday meeting - and whether he had said it at all.