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by | August 24, 2017 | 12:59

Qatar and Iran share a massive offshore natural gas field that requires communication between the two countries. In the dispute with Qatar, the four countries have also accused Doha of cozying up to arch-foe Iran, a charge it denies, saying other Gulf countries had even warmer ties with Tehran.

by | August 24, 2017 | 12:34

Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala said on Wednesday that health minister K.K. Shylaja was not bothered about public interest even after attracting severe criticism from the High Court. In a bid to put pressure on the government, they also made a decision to boycott the minister in the assembly and objected to the tabling of the Kerala Medical Education Bill by her.

by | August 24, 2017 | 12:31

The suspect in last week's stabbing attack in Finland that left two people dead and eight injured was identified in court documents on Monday as 18- year-old Abderrahman Mechkah. Two died on Wednesday night in an explosion in the house in Alcanar, where they were preparing a major attack using two vans and over 50 butane gas cylinders.

by | August 24, 2017 | 12:05

Knowing that no one should ever dance alone, Lenz turned up the radio in her squad auto, before getting out and joining Seiver for a boogie. An unexpected moment between a police officer and a elderly woman has gone viral, for all the right reasons.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:53

The boy caught the eye of a Mesa County Sheriff's deputy because he driving well under the speed limit - 60 miles per hour in a 75 miles per hour zone - and swerving between lanes on Interstate 70, officials said. KDVR reported that they are all from Los Angeles. The three suspects now face felony drug charges of including manufacturing/possession/distribution of a Schedule I/II Substance.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:47

May God help these people who inflict such cruelty in the world, ' she wrote . Meghan was in Arizona with her dad at the time of the rally, where the Republican lawmaker recently completed his first round of chemotherapy and radiation treatment at the Mayo Clinic .

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:43

State Police have released more information about the missing North Carolina man in whose vehicle was found in Nelson County - and whose disappearance has resulted in a manhunt for a North Carolina couple. The two suspects - Sean D. Castorina, 42, and Penny M. Dawson, 40, both of Burlington, N.C. - are considered armed and extremely unsafe and should not be approached, according to a state police release.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:43

At a campaign-style rally yesterday in Phoenix , Arizona , Trump singled out popular media organisations like The New York Times , The Washington Post and CNN for his criticism . Instead of taking these typical knocks from Trump in stride, ABC went in full on Chicken Little mode, worrying that his words would "incite" one of his supporters to commit violence against one of their own.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:43

With an investment of more than $60 billion in Pakistani infrastructure and energy that would turn the country into a key node - if not the crown jewel of its One Belt, One Road initiative - China is a logical escape for a government and military that lacks the political will to confront its own demons.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:34

The 62-year-old appeared to have symptoms consistent with a serious heart seizure, he added. A diplomatic source also said that the Russian envoy in his 60s was found dead in the swimming pool of his residence in north Khartoum . "Immediately after receiving detailed information from employees at the Russian embassy in Khartoum , we will inform you about the circumstances of our colleague's death".

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:23

Meanwhile, the Minister of Education Adamu Adamu has formally lifted the ban placed on universities from conducting post-UTME examination. "We should not be sentimental in fixing cut-off marks". The aim is to produce a minimum benchmark after schools will be at liberty to determine their own cut-off marks depending on the programmes involved.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:21

But it was the first time he made the threat since negotiations started, analysts said. "So I think that some of us may just have to say, 'We're going to vote against every rule until you agree to have money in there to build the wall, '" he added.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:16

She gave a couple of different versions of stories about how she was injured, but claimed Savannah ran away because the teen blamed herself for starting the fire. A search warrant says Leckie grew up with her adoptive mother in Minnesota but had resumed living with her biological mother within the previous year.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:00

Louis police on Tuesday. A police spokeswoman told the outlet the driver was taken into custody for felony fleeing. A driver in St. Louis on Wednesday was taken into custody after three protesters who blocked traffic were hit by a vehicle during a march for a transgender woman shot and killed by police a day earlier, said police and local media.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:49

This includes an eighth-generation Kaby Lake Intel Core i7 processor, Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1050 graphics card, GDDR5 VRAM, an SSD available up to 512GB and a 15.6in Full HD display. Acer has also paired its TrueHarmony and Smart Amplifier sound tech with Dolby Audio Premium for "clear, loud and rich sound". "With the launch of the Nitro 5 Spin, Acer is advancing its 15.6" machines for consumers quite significantly.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:27

Unlike the two Greens senators, Joyce and the four others refused to reign and referred their case to Australia's High Court, where legal experts say, they have little chance. Malcolm Turnbull appeared unconcerned by the prospect of temporarily losing his one-seat majority if Mr Joyce is ruled ineligible to sit in parliament and a by-election is held in New England.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:27

Three people were reported dead in Macau , while authorities in China confirmed a death toll of nine. A powerful typhoon barreled into Hong Kong on Wednesday, forcing offices and schools to close and leaving flooded streets, shattered windows and hundreds of canceled flights in its wake.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:19

RJD , Bihar's single largest party which now sits in Opposition after Nitish switched alliance partners and formed a government with the BJP , also moved an adjournment motion. "After I resigned, when an offer came to us from the BJP, I placed it before my legislators who had gathered at my Anne Marg residence for the legislature party meeting, and they decided that the offer should be accepted".

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:16

The blaze is now 3,820 acres and is now 17 percent contained. The wildfire continued to spread to the northeast. The National Park Service issued the evacuation order in all areas east of Highway 41 along Chilnualna Falls Rd. Firefighters continued aggressive suppression efforts on the fire's western flank. One of the biggest concerns right now is the far-reaching smoke that the fire has created, particularly in Wawona.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:07

The stock declined 3.03% or $4.18 reaching $133.97 on the news. About 1.22M shares traded or 7.96% up from the average. (NYSE:MRK) has risen 16.86% since August 23, 2016 and is uptrending. 62 funds opened positions while 185 raised stakes. Shares were disposed in a price range of $140.50, amounting to $2,203,602.00. Fulton Bankshares Na accumulated 4,517 shares.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:05

But in a sign of declining American credibility, South Korean President Moon Jae-in has also suggested that his country can no longer rely on Washington for protection even as he maintained that North Korea would be "crossing a red line" if it put a nuclear warhead on an intercontinental ballistic missile.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:07

In a major setback for VK Sasikala, the Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the request for reviewing her conviction and jail term. "We do not find any error in the common judgement impugned, much less an apparent error on the face of the record, so as to call for its review".

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:02

The federal Conservatives are calling on Ottawa to allow border guards to send asylum-seekers back to the United States as hundreds cross on foot into Manitoba. "There's nothing in the Refugee Convention that would say that because we don't approve of the person coming up from the United States... that that gives us a right to violate their fundamental rights", said Janet Dench, adding the 1951 convention says those who physically enter Canada are still entitled to a hearing once they file a ...

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:01

Is "right to privacy" a fundamental right? The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce its verdict on Thursday in Right to Privacy case. It is subject to restrictions in public interest. The chief justice did not author a judgment in this case. The Aadhaar database links iris scans and fingerprints of more than a billion people. June 9, 2017: SC upholds Section 139AA of the Income Tax Act.

by | August 24, 2017 | 08:22

Tensions between North Korea and the United States and its allies soared last month after Pyongyang tested two long-range missiles that appeared to bring U.S. A report in the New York Times on Tuesday suggested that the Trump administration had recently denied Egypt USD$96 million and delayed USD$195 million in support for its military, in part, over concerns about Cairo's tied to Pyongyang .