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by | October 24, 2017 | 12:02

Syria's state TV says warplanes from the US -led coalition fighting the Islamic State group have bombed a government-controlled neighborhood in the eastern city of Deir el-Zour killing 14 civilians. The oil field contains roughly a quarter of Syria's oil reserves and had been a significant source of income for the Islamic State group as it attempted to build a statelike structure in the vast areas it once controlled in Iraq and Syria.

by | October 24, 2017 | 12:01

Taking potshots at the Modi government, he said that GST was the brainchild of Congress to bring one tax in the entire country. If you said tax cap shall be 18 per cent, then it shall not be capped at 18 per cent. "This is the reality of Gujarat". In Delhi, senior BJP leader and union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad also drew inspiration from Bollywood as he described Rahul Gandhi's party as " Dramebaaz Party Number One" (he said it belongs in the popular '90s series of " Aunty No 1" and " ...

by | October 24, 2017 | 11:51

But under a 1992 law on the JFK files, all records previously withheld either in part or in full are to be released on October 26, 2017, unless the president authorizes that they be withheld longer. Of the tens of thousands of documents already partially released, approximately 3,100 still remain classified. One such batch of files is listed with the subject line "CIA CORRESPONDENCE RE ARRB", Politico reports .

by | October 24, 2017 | 11:35

They were also brought to a restaurant where Siti Aisyah was seen meeting an unidentified man, as well as the separate bathrooms where the women went to wash their hands after the attack. About an hour into the tour, Indonesian Siti Aisyah became emotional and the tour was halted temporarily. High Court Judge Azmi Ariffin visited the check-in kiosk in the budget terminal where the two women alleged smeared VX nerve agent onto Kim Jong Nam's face on February 13.

by | October 24, 2017 | 10:15

Local media and unnamed security sources had put the death toll of security forces at around 60. No group admitted to the attack, some 135km (84 miles) south-west of Cairo . He added that they believe that Qatar is moving IS militants from Syria and Iraq to Libya. Egyptian authorities have accused Reuters and the BBC of "inaccurate coverage" of clashes in the western desert between security forces and armed militants in which police officers and conscripts were killed on Friday.

by | October 24, 2017 | 09:55

In a first, the heavy-duty C-130 Hercules, the 35,000-kg transport aircraft, will make an assault landing with Garud commandos. The contingent of fighter planes will include the Sukhoi 30 MKI, Mirage and Jaguar planes. On disembarking from the aircraft, the commandos took position on either side of the "air strip" to cordon it off for fighter operations. According to officials of the Road and Transport Ministry, 12 highways have been cleared for being used as an airstrip for emergencies such ...

by | October 24, 2017 | 09:23

World Health Organization announced last Friday that it had bestowed the honour of goodwill ambassador on Mugabe in recognition of his government's efforts in fighting NCDs. This weekend, Ghebreyesus, the former Ethiopian health minister and first African to lead WHO, announced the withdrawal of the role he had conferred Mugabe.

by | October 24, 2017 | 09:16

It's celebration time for the entire team of Golmaal Again as the film is running houseful at nearly every theater across the nation. After bagging a sensational total of Rs 30.10 crore on its opening day, the weekend was always an avalanche waiting to happen.

by | October 24, 2017 | 09:07

The video clip shows people walking past, while the man was sexually assaulting the woman. Not a single soul helped the victim and onlookers took out their smartphones to start taking videos of the deplorable act. "It clearly shows how the people have become insensitive to the attacks on women", Suresh said. The police later arrested the suspect after the police control room received a call regarding the incident.

by | October 24, 2017 | 08:59

The new seven-member committee may retain balance of power among various factions within the party though Xi may still remain powerful with the induction of some of his close associates into the Standing Committee, the reports said . Some 2,300 party members gathered for the summit in Beijing, which will see a new Central Committee and Politburo Standing Committee elected on Wednesday.

by | October 24, 2017 | 08:03

U.S. media have labelled Jacinda Ardern as being "Trump-like" and "appealing to voters' nativist instincts on immigration" in a scathing article on our new prime minister-elect. New Zealand First leader Winston Peters backed Ardern to rule on Thursday after 12 days of negotiations, even though her Labour Party finished second in the September 23 election when the ruling National Party failed to secure a majority.

by | October 24, 2017 | 08:04

It's much chillier Monday with lows in the 30s and highs staying in the 50s, under plenty of cloud cover limiting sunshine. Some on and off light showers will be possible throughout the day. With cloudy to partly cloudy conditions expected for the rest of the week, humid conditions are also expected. Even the lows will be in the high 70s.

by | October 24, 2017 | 07:52

Mr Trump said the deal would create some 70,000 American jobs. In addition, SIA signed a 12-year agreement with GE Aviation for the maintenance, fix and overhaul of its 45 GE9X engines that will power its Boeing 777-9 aircraft. The deal also includes options on six of each aircraft type. Meanwhile SIA is already the launch customer for the 787-10, which it is due to place into service in the first half of next year .

by | October 24, 2017 | 07:47

A critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin has reportedly had his visa revoked by the State Department, according to multiple reports. Russia , in an apparent act of retaliation, formally notified Interpol that Browder is wanted for Magnitsky's murder-an accusation that seems ridiculous on its face and is indeed premised on what the New York Times describes as nearly farcically suspect evidence.

by | October 24, 2017 | 07:25

They range in age from 15 to 17, but all are charged as adults with 2nd Degree Murder, Conspiracy and Malicious Destruction of Property. "I think if there's any warning both David and I could give, it's telling young people you make a bad decision you could be spending the rest of your life in prison".

by | October 24, 2017 | 07:25

The militants have been retreating across northern and eastern Syria, days after having been defeated in Raqqa, the one-time "capital" of the group's self-proclaimed caliphate. On Saturday, state media reported that troops and allied fighters had regained control of Qaryatain "after eliminating terrorist [IS] groups that had infiltrated it".

by | October 24, 2017 | 06:56

Trump again jabbed back early Sunday, describing Wilson on Twitter as "the gift that keeps on giving for the Republican Party". It was Trump's phone call to Johnson's widow, which Rep. If she or the Johnson family thought President Trump was insensitive, she should have taken it directly to the president's office. He wouldn't lie to the American people as President Donald Trump did, these Kelly fans believed.

by | October 24, 2017 | 05:52

Secretary of State also held talks with his Qatari counterpart Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani where they discussed global efforts to fight against the ISIS terror group, besides the latest developments in the region, especially in Iraq , Syria and Palestine .

by | October 24, 2017 | 05:06

After the dinner, a joint statement was released agreeing to accelerate Brexit talks. Theresa May's former chief of staff, Nick Timothy, blamed Martin Selmayr for an account of last week's private meeting, tweeting: "After constructive Council meeting, Selmayr does this".

by | October 24, 2017 | 04:10

Mattis expressed his appreciation for the broad range of U.S. -ASEAN security cooperation and encouraged increased operational cooperation on common maritime security challenges, White said. They also committed to continue missile warning and anti-submarine warfare exercises. They predict that the North may press ahead with a "real-distance" intercontinental ballistic missile launch following a host of mid-range missile launches.

by | October 24, 2017 | 03:59

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the Opposition had no "authority to question the Election Commission ", Congress leader P. Chidambaram hit back on Monday, wondering that if citizens could not question the panel, should they pray before it.

by | October 24, 2017 | 03:38

Showers and thunderstorms will move through the area through the day. The weather is expected to clear up starting around 6:30 or 7 p.m. No watches , warnings or advisories have been issued for the Midlands. Morgan County Emergency Management Agency Director Eddie Hicks said a tornado knocked down trees over a roughly 2-mile path, moving northeast from Ghost Hill to Tower Street.

by | October 24, 2017 | 03:36

He said details of the attack that left four United States soldiers and wounded two are still unclear. A remotely-piloted aircraft was also dispatched immediately, however, it only relayed intelligence on the incident and reportedly did not strike at targets, Dunford continued.

by | October 24, 2017 | 02:29

No, Moalla replied, he'd merely been singing along to " Everybody Dance Now " by C+C Music Factory. Moalia says he can understand cops stopping him to see what was going on, but he was " really upset" by the fine. "I was thinking they wanted to pass, but they called on the speaker, 'Please go to the right side, ' " he told CTV Montreal. HuffPost reached out to Montreal's police department, which declined to comment on the case but sent a statement detailing Moalla's legal options.

by | October 24, 2017 | 02:24

Following the ceremony, Rose addressed the press at the White House, calling his award a "a collective medal" for all the sericemen who helped his group in fighting. "Mike and his unit slashed through the dense jungle, dodged bullets, dodged explosives, dodged everything that you can dodge because they threw it all at him, and continuously returned fire as they moved deeper and deeper and deeper into enemy territory", Trump said.