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by | November 06, 2017 | 13:06

Najib said ATM would provide the necessary assistance and ATM chief Gen Tan Sri Raja Mohamed Affandi Raja Mohamed Nor himself would be leaving for Penang this afternoon. "We remain fearful that there may still be untoward incidents because of the strong winds, the like of which have never been experienced before, and flash floods might recur", Lim told reporters in Penang earlier yesterday.

by | November 06, 2017 | 11:40

The Senate resolution will be proposed when the upper house sits next week, while a separate resolution will go to the House of Representatives when it sits next on November 27. Falsifying or making incorrect declarations it would be a serious breach of parliamentary privilege. "On the other hand, the circumstances that are published may be of a nature that other members say, well, you may be believe you are eligible but I do not".

by | November 06, 2017 | 10:42

The US Mission to Somalia has ordered all its non-essential employees to leave Mogadishu due to "specific threat information". The mission also warned USA citizens against travel to Somalia saying "The security situation in Somalia is extremely unstable, and the threat to all US citizens in Somalia remains critical".

by | November 06, 2017 | 10:24

Cathay flew between Hong Kong and Qatar Airway's Doha hub as part of a codeshare arrangement between 2014 and 2016, when the route was axed "for commercial reasons". Qatar would be the third-largest shareholder in Cathay Pacific once the transaction is completed. Officials at Qatar Airways and Cathay Pacific couldn't immediately be reached for comment outside regular business hours.

by | November 06, 2017 | 10:14

The Pentagon made the assessment in a letter to two House members who asked about "expected casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea", including civilians and USA troops in South Korea, Japan and Guam, according to the daily. It did, however, say the military backs the current U.S. approach - led by state department chief Rex Tillerson - to wield economic sanctions and apply diplomatic pressure on the North as a means of discouraging its nuclear ambitions.

by | November 06, 2017 | 06:34

And on similarly sized speedways, he has been particularly strong recently, having finished fourth or better in the previous four races on such tracks - including two seconds and a fourth in the playoffs. Completing the top five were Denny Hamlin , Matt Kenseth, and Brad Keselowski . Rookie Daniel Suarez, Truex, Blaney, Johnson, and Keselowski completed the top 10.

by | November 06, 2017 | 06:15

This system may bring us a chilly rain late in the day Sunday , and that rain could certainly linger into next Monday morning. Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy. As high pressure continues to move east from the Canadian Maritimes and a warm front continues moving further away to our north overnight, we will continue to experience a southerly wind flow.

by | November 06, 2017 | 04:07

Krajinovic ended hopes of an all-American final and John Isner's chances for London by stunning the giant in three sets 6-4, 6-7 (2), 7-6 (5). Sock will play in the prestigious event at the O2 Arena for the first time rather than on the course which stages the Masters with Isner after succeeding where his close friend failed in the semi-finals by beating qualifier Filip Krajinovic 5-7 6-4 6-1.

by | November 06, 2017 | 04:04

A team of Uttar Pradesh Police's Anti-Terrorism Squad (UP-ATS) arrested a suspected ISIS terrorist from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai on Saturday night. ATS officials have taken Zaid to Lucknow for further questioning as well as to get more details on the alleged attack that was hatched by them. A preliminary probe has revealed that Zaid had formed a social media group that he used to allegedly radicalise and lure youth.

by | November 06, 2017 | 02:37

In the end, the change in administration improved things for Bergdahl-at least when it came to keeping him out of prison. He will also lose access to benefits given to military veterans. "Sgt. Bergdahl paid a bitter price for the choices that he made". Prosecutors acknowledged that Bergdahl suffered during his years as a prisoner of the Taliban, but argued that did not diminish the pain of fellow service members who were injured during the futile hunt for him.

by | November 06, 2017 | 00:54

The newly disclosed 13.4 million documents, called the Paradise Papers , reveal that two Russian state institutions with close ties to Putin funded substantial investments in Facebook and Twitter via a business associate of President Donald Trump 's son-in-law and senior White House advisor.

by | November 05, 2017 | 21:38

A shooting at a Baptist church in the U.S. state of Texas on Sunday (Nov 5) resulted in multiple casualties, news media reported. Police and paramedics responded to First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, TX around late morning Sunday on word of an active shooter at the premises.

by | November 05, 2017 | 21:25

Officers responded to the area and located a single vehicle auto crash approximately two blocks north of the initial traffic stop. The officer was conducting the traffic stop about 1 a.m. He received an honorable discharge from the U.S. Army National Guard in 2010, WREX reports , and was a graduate of Northern Illinois University. "Our thoughts and prayers are with Jaimie, Jaimie's family and his wife", O'Shea said.

by | November 05, 2017 | 20:41

The meeting may include a former abductee who returned in 2002. On the ground in Japan , he has so far cut a more restrained figure. His words came as he spoke to United States and Japanese service personnel at the Yokota Air Base near Tokyo , at the beginning of his Asian tour.

by | November 05, 2017 | 19:39

Sanders said that, in the weeks to come, the White House is likely to release the names of additional campaign staffers whose roles were limited to the preparation of coffee beverages, and that such names might include Jared Kushner and Donald Trump , Jr.

by | November 05, 2017 | 19:27

To view the full article, register now. However, news reports from March revealed that Sessions had met twice with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in the lead up to the 2016 US presidential election. He also testified that he was "not aware" of anyone affiliated with the Trump campaign communicating with the Russians. Papadopoulos also claimed that during an April 26, 2016 meeting in London, Mifsud told him that he had learned from Russian government officials that the Kremlin had obtained ...

by | November 05, 2017 | 18:44

OVD Info, a group that monitors arrests, later said at least 376 people had been detained in Moscow and 36 in other cities. "About 20 people have been detained in Pushkinskaya Square", he said adding police warned the protesters that the rally had not been sanctioned but they were reluctant to disperse.

by | November 05, 2017 | 14:57

Speaking to PBS News Hour, Baldwin noted the initial New York Times report revealed Weinstein had paid a settlement to McGowan after an alleged incident at the Sundance Film Festival in 1997. "I simply posited that the settlement of such cases certainly delayed justice, though I am fully aware that those settlements were entered into (with) the understanding that settlement is wise, intimidated into believing so".

by | November 05, 2017 | 14:38

The legislature adopted a decision to include the law in Hong Kong's and Macau's mini-constitutions, known in each territory as the Basic Law. The Chinese National People's Congress' Standing Committee passed an amendment to the country's criminal law outlining punishments for people found "seriously" disrespecting the national anthem in public.

by | November 05, 2017 | 14:01

A 9th-minute strike from Navjot Kaur doubled the lead for India and put them at advantage in the knock out encounter. Lalremsiami then blasted the fourth goal in the 38th minute for India securing a spot against China in the finals of the Hockey Asia Cup, 2017.

by | November 05, 2017 | 13:52

Two of those in question are centre-backs Shkodran Mustafi and Calum Chambers, who are receiving treatment on hamstring and hip injuries respectively. "Alexis, you know my opinion, but he's an Arsenal player - so it's not correct to talk about that, especially before we play them". It took a long time, but Arsenal have finally gotten rolling this season , running off five straight unbeaten matches and losing just one of their last 13 in all competitions.

by | November 05, 2017 | 13:46

He notched up his 32nd ton against New Zealand in the third and final ODI match in Kanpur. Hardik Pandiya who got his revenge on kohli who smash him on his birthday, it was very good start for Virat and his men although they lost the last game.

by | November 05, 2017 | 13:24

Holger Ereek was allegedly beaten by railway contractor Aman Kumar on Saturday after which the station master informed the police. Hollger Erik, the German tourist, was at Sonbhadra to marvel at the Agori Fort. "While the attack on the Swiss couple made headlines, such incidents are not new." he added. A few days back, a couple from Lausanne in Switzerland was chased and attacked with stones and sticks by a group of youths in the Fatehpur Sikri leaving them battered and bruised recently, ...

by | November 05, 2017 | 12:34

US President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner handed over documents related to the Russian Federation probe to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team, media reported. However, CNN reported on Thursday that John Cornyn, the second-ranking Senate Republican, who serves on the intelligence and judiciary committees, said that he had been unaware that Sessions was at the meeting.

by | November 05, 2017 | 11:11

The leader released a statement congratulating Iraqis "in the wake of heroes taking control of Qaim and liberating it in record time". Brig. Gen. Yahya Rasoul, a spokesman for Joint Operations Command, confirmed to CNN that Qaim had been "fully liberated".