The request comes amid growing fear about North Korea's missile threat and rising tensions between the USA and North Korea. As a result, President Donald Trump has threatened that North Korea would face "fire and fury" if it continued to threaten the United States, and indicated that the USA military was ready with military options if the aggression continues.
The election commission had declared incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta the victor of last month's election. However, the opposition argued that the commission's IT system had been hacked to manipulate the results. Lawyers for Mr Kenyatta called the Supreme Court's decision a "very political decision". Global observers had said they saw no sign of manipulation of voting and tallying at polling stations.
It is the first time a Kenyan court has nullified an election result. The rejected votes will play a key role in deciding whether President Kenyatta met the threshold of 50 per cent plus one vote. Police are deployed in the capital. There has been widespread unrest since the 8 August election, with human rights groups claiming at least 24 people had been killed by police.
There's one more problem for Trump: He'll have precious little support in Congress for a shutdown over the wall. If you go back to January of 2013, there were two different relief bills related to Hurricane Sandy disaster aid - the first was a plan that refilled the coffers of the federal flood insurance program, something that needs to be done when Congress returns from its current August break.
However, the report also confirmed that if Kapil becomes fit again and comes back, his The Kapil Sharma Show would be pushed back to 10 PM. "We value our relationship with Kapil and wish him a speedy recovery", IANS quoted a spokesperson for the channel as saying.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin Thursday danced around committing to an Obama administration initiative aimed at putting Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill. "I think Harriet Tubman is fantastic. Maybe we do the $2 bill or we do another bill". "We kind of figured there was a very high likelihood that at some point this would become an issue for them", she said.
Kickoff for the Hogs' season opener against Florida A&M is set for 7 p.m. Thursday at War Memorial Stadium. Thursday morning looks to be rather soggy and rain will continue throughout the day. The main axis of rainfall from the remnants of Harvey are tracking toward the east-northeast and will affect central and eastern Louisiana, southeastern Arkansas and central and north MS into Thursday .
She added: "There's been an bad lot of speculation about my future which has no basis in it whatsoever". "Let's get some progress for the British people first, I think that's the priority". As well as her trade mission, Mrs May has supported the nation's efforts against North Korea. This month's survey is being conducted as we write and - it is safe to say without giving too much away - the response will be in the same ball park.
After facing flak from Twitter critics for wearing stilettos while boarding Air Force One on the way from D.C.to Texas on Tuesday, where she and the president were debriefed on the catastrophic damage caused by Hurricane Harvey in Houston and the surrounding areas, Melania deplaned in a white button-down, Adidas Stan Smith sneakers and a black baseball cap reading, "FLOTUS".
They're asking the FBI's current head, Christopher Wray , to turn over all documents to the Judiciary Committee pertaining to the discussion between Comey and his employees. Trump fired Comey on May 9. This article has been updated to reflect that Senator Lindsey Graham also signed the letter about James Comey .
Yamaha added that Rossi, who is now third in the overall standings and 26 points behind leading compatriot Andrea Dovizioso, had been riding an off-road enduro bike. Graziano Rossi told ANSA that in order to undergo tests, his son's boot had to be cut, and "Valentino told me he feels very bad". Then, he concluded at the third place the MotoGP World championship.
The resolution, drafted by the French, appears to have been amended with significant changes after negotiation with the U.S. Particularly, UNIFIL is now required to give more detailed reports about when and where UNIFIL has its freedom to move and investigate hindered.
An Iraqi policeman checks the belongings of a group of displaced civilians at a collection point west of Mosul on the outskirts of Tal Afar, Iraq, Saturday, Aug. The number of these pockets is likely to be blurred in the following months, as the jihadists move to rural areas and blend in. The coalition praised what it called a "stunning victory", but warned that "dangerous work remains", checking for booby traps, identifying IS fighters and eliminating its holdouts.
In the statement , the US -led coalition distanced itself from the deal and launched a fierce tirade against the Syrian regime and its partners. A deal struck between Lebanese Shia Militia " Hezbollah " and ISIS has sparked outcry in the country.
Asked about the alleged alienation of Kashmiri youths, Mehrishi said alienation is a "concept of Delhi media" and the real issue for Kashmir is terrorism and radicalisation. His tasks as home secretary will include addressing matters of internal security, militancy in restive regions of Jammu and Kashmir and the Northeast, Maoist problems in central and east India and other challenges.
Iran's stock of low-enriched uranium as of August 21 was 88.4 kg (194.89 pounds), well below a 202.8-kg limit, and the level of enrichment did not exceed a 3.67 percent cap, according to the confidential report sent to IAEA member states and seen by Reuters .
Forguson Bobcil; U.K Foreign Secretary, Mr Boris Johnson; and Royal Navy liaison at Joint Maritime Sea Training Center, Commander Pete Quinn, during the United Kingdom foreign secretary visit to the Nigeria Navy in Lagos on Thursday (31/8/17).
Trevor Noah was among those who called on critics to cut the first lady some slack on The Daily Show . "People weren't talking about the nuclear missile that Kim Jong Un tested, because Melania Trump apparently did something much worse", said Noah.
The vice president had earlier landed in Corpus Christi, and was greeted by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott. The vice president departed Washington on Thursday morning. However, when they were done giving their speeches, Pence and Abbott did something Americans might not expect from politicians - they rolled up their sleeves and got to work.
At least 21 people have died and 13 others are in hospital after a building collapsed following heavy rain in Mumbai . The incident occurred two days after the city was pummelled by torrential rains, which may have caused damage to the building.
Trump has not earned majority approval in a Fox News survey since February. Voters in Pittsburgh didn't have kind words for President Donald Trump Tuesday night, calling the president an "abject disappointment" and "a nut" and complaining that Trump has been too focused on himself rather than the people who elected him.
Even Rep. Jim Jordan of OH, a founder of the Freedom Caucus, said he would support a spending bill that did not include border wall funding . Like wealthy Winchester businessman John Kingston, who is expected to make a formal announcement later this year, Lindstrom has distanced herself from President Donald Trump as she prepares for a campaign against two other Republicans who have been vocal supporters of Trump.
The move comes a month after Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered 755 American diplomatic staff to leave Russia. The official says the closures affect Russia's consulate general in San Francisco and an official residence there. At the time, it appeared Putin might actually hold his return fire , saying he would wait to see how Trump would handle matters. The consular annexes to be closed in NY and Washington contain Russian trade missions, the official said.
Basically, this is a collector's item, but one you can play on your Super Nintendo . Capcom has teamed up with iam8bit to create an "ultra premium throwback relic" for Street Fighter's 30th anniversary. Inside you'll find a working game cartridge, an instruction booklet, and other "retro pack-in surprises". "Use of this reproduction game cartridge on the SNES gaming hardware may cause the SNES console to overheat or catch fire", cautions the page.
He will appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court later today, Scotland Yard confirmed. Three London police officers were injured after a man brandished a sword more than a meter long last Friday outside Buckingham Palace. The man, now named as Choudhury, was arrested and has been held in police custody since the incident. A second man, aged 30, was also arrested, but released without charge on Wednesday.