However, Parrikar also said Sardesai was not wrong in highlighting the issue but that he interpreted it in an incorrect way. "I had said it was my worry, not even fear". Sardesai, who was speaking at the Goa BizFest in Bambolim, contradicted Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's target of one crore tourists and asked the government to attract foreign and upper-class Indian tourists.
The US is the only global force known to be carrying out airstrikes in Afghanistan. The deadliest attack was a May truck bomb that detonated at a crowded intersection in the Afghan capital, Kabul , killing more than 150 people. "The Taliban statement alone does not show willingness to engage in peace talks". The letter also drew attention of the U.S. casualties in the Afghan war.
Trump ordered flags to fly at half-staff and was to deliver a televised address later today , to a nation stunned by the mounting toll of school shootings which USA authorities have so far appeared powerless to stop. Around 4 p.m. they were released. "I'm f***ing scared right now". His wife said she once caught Nikolas peeking in her window. Feingold said there had been a fire drill in the morning.
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats testified to the Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday that he believes the growing, trillion-dollar national debt represents a "dire threat to our economic and national security". He suggested the Trump administration start by requesting interim reports between government agencies on election interference. It further warned that Pakistan's "eroding position relative to India", persisting economic weakness and domestic security issues will ...
Ben Bennight , 36, posted a YouTube video Wednesday saying that the Federal Bureau of Investigation contacted him again following the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left at least 17 people dead. The FBI "conducted database reviews and was unable to further identify the person who made the comment", Rob Lasky, the special agent in charge of the FBI's Miami division, said during a press conference Thursday.
CNN counterterrorism analyst Phil Mudd on Wednesday choked back tears as he confronted the grim details of the nation's latest school shooting , a massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida , that authorities say took the life of more than 17 people.
Crack teams of the Jammu and Kashmir Police have fanned out across south Kashmir to trace the contacts of the three Jaish-e-Mohammed militants, who carried out a suicide attack on the Sunjuwan Army camp in Jammu , officials said. In the post she wrote, "I know I will be labeled anti-national by news anchors tonight but that doesn't matter". There were reports of 4 terrorists.
Two terrorists have reportedly been killed as the Army has successfully foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Mendhar area of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir , on Thursday. "A similar number of terrorists (180-200) are ready to cross the LoC to the north of Pir Panjal ranges". "A brief firing exchange took place between the troops and the terrorists".
The fiscal 2019 deficit is projected to near $1 trillion, including deficit-financed tax cuts and two-year spending caps that Congress passed just last week. The budget seeks to reduce the deficit by $3 trillion over the next 10 years in part by cutting funding for several executive agencies and reducing investment in entitlement programs.
Northern Ireland has been without an Executive since January 2017. Sinn Fein's leader in Northern Ireland , Michelle O'Neill, claimed her party had "stretched" themselves and had "reached an accommodation with the leadership of the DUP" before they collapsed the talks.
The workplace stays shut as of now, however whatever remains of the Palace of Westminster is open'. A heavy police presence was reported near a ministerial corridor in the House of Commons, where some government ministers have their offices.
The USA stands by India and believes that Hafiz Saeed was the mastermind behind the attacks. Saeed, who is the founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), was designated a "terrorist" by the United Nations (UN) and had a Dollars 10 million-bounty placed on him by the United States in 2012.
A bipartisan offer by six senators that Trump rejected would have made citizenship possible for the 690,000 "Dreamers" registered under the program, nicknamed DACA, which shields immigrants who came to the U.S.as children and stayed here illegally.
Tillerson also stressed Washington's support for the Lebanese people and legitimate institutions. The heavily armed Shi'ite movement is part of the Lebanese coalition government led by Sunni Muslim politician Hariri, under a complex political system that promotes sectarian power-sharing.
Mr van Hauwermeiren admitted certain details that had come to light were accurate. It said it had been told of details of staff misconduct after the natural disaster in Haiti in 2010, which killed 100,000 people - but that it was not told members of staff may have paid for sex with prostitutes who could have been underage, as reported in the Times .
During the conversation, Yildirim told Tsipras that Greece needed to take steps to decrease tension in the Aegean sea , Reuters reported. "Turkey is provoking and violating Greek and European Union waters, it proceeds with acts that violate any notion of maritime law and is coming close to [causing] an "accident" in the Aegean".
Raila Odinga has eulogised Zimbabwe Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai as a democrat and freedom fighter. With then South African President Thabo Mbeki as its special envoy, it persuaded Zanu-PF and the MDC to enter into a power-sharing unity government, with Mugabe remaining as president and Tsvangirai taking the new post of prime minister.
Raging violence in Afghanistan killed and wounded over 10,000 people past year, with a awful rise in the number of women and child casualties, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) and the UN Human Rights Office stated on Thursday.
Islamic State has been routed from most of its territory but still holds pockets of the Euphrates River valley. Iran has deployed elite forces and supported majority-Shiite Muslim militias fighting alongside the Syrian military with support from Russian Federation, which has also questioned the USA role in the war-torn country.
Donald Trump Jr.'s wife was taken to a New York City hospital on Monday as a precaution after she opened an envelope addressed to her husband that contained an unidentified white powder, though police later said the substance wasn't unsafe, authorities said.
Johnson claimed Brexit is grounds for "more hope than fear" as he claimed there are three main areas of concern for Remainers: strategic, spiritual and economic. His intervention comes as the PM's Brexit war cabinet is locked in a major showdown over how far and how quickly to diverge from the EU's rulebook.
In the Channel 10 poll, 34% said they believe Netanyahu's claim that the police are part of a conspiracy to topple him, and 53% said they do not believe the claim. "Over the years, I have been the subject of at least 15 enquiries and investigations", Netanyahu said in the televised address, standing before four Israeli flags and appearing tense.
Jind is considered to be the nerve center of Haryana politics. However, the Congress and INLD workers had threatened to stage demonstrations and wave black flags at Shah's convoy. He said in 2018-19 Union budget , a bold decision of fixing support prices for crops at 50 percent higher than the cost of production has been made.
Romney to run for the seat. The chairman of the Utah Republican Party blasted Mitt Romney as a carpet-bagger on Wednesday and compared him to Hillary Clinton . During the 2016 presidential election, Romney gave a scathing speech in which he called Trump "a phony" who was "playing the American public for suckers" and was unfit to be president.
And Erdogan's angry comments including a warning that Turkey's foes may feel "the Ottoman slap", a reference to the Ottoman Empire's onetime might set the stage for contentious talks to come when Tillerson visits Ankara later this week.