by | December 01, 2017 | 11:32

MORE THAN 200 Nigerian migrants stranded in Libya have been returned to their home country, Nigerian officials said. Libya is the main gateway for people attempting to reach Europe by sea, with more than 150,000 people making the crossing in each of the past three years.

by | December 01, 2017 | 10:40

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's expected exit from the Trump administration is one of many staff changes likely as President Donald Trump nears the end of his first year in office, with sources saying top economic adviser Gary Cohn and son-in-law Jared Kushner could be among those who depart.

by | December 01, 2017 | 10:35

The trends are encouraging for the party that was had been in limbo since the debacle in the Lok Sabha and assembly polls and the desertions that followed. The overall voter turnout had increased from 46.2 per cent in 2012 to 52.5 per cent. In Gorakhpur, the hometown of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the BJP candidate was leading and in Moradabad and Kanpur too, the ruling party candidates were in the lead.

by | December 01, 2017 | 09:56

Gibbs and his own teammate, Nick Ward . The Irish were 6-0 coming into Thursday's game, but on two separate occasions this season they have down by 16 points and 20 points in games. Cassius Winston and Josh Langford were on fire all night, combining for 34 points on 13-of-23 shooting and 6-for-8 from deep. Michigan State held a 24-11 edge on the boards and 13-4 on second-chance points.

by | December 01, 2017 | 08:18

Media claimed around three burqa-clad attackers entered the Agriculture Directorate and opened fire on the guards. Pakistani security forces were exchanging fire with the attackers in the building, Tahir Khan, Peshawar police chief said, as cited by Reuters.

by | December 01, 2017 | 08:09

He will be succeeded Prime Minister Shinzoby his elder son, Crown Prince Naruhito . The last emperor to abdicate was Emperor Kokaku in 1817 in the later part of the Edo Period. Even before he assumed the throne, Akihito broke with tradition when he married the daughter of a wealthy flour magnate in 1959, becoming the first imperial heir to Wednesday a commoner.

by | December 01, 2017 | 07:54

President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi has yet to formally declare his candidacy, although he won the last election by an overwhelming majority in a vote independent observers said did not meet global standards for a free election. Shafiq said that "new blood" might be needed to lead the country so it can move forward. Shafiq is the second candidate to run for president. Reflected in that reality is the growing list of candidates willing to stand against Sisi in the next election.

by | December 01, 2017 | 07:44

Mother Tammy Cox told the Sheriff's Office she found a goodbye note in Heaven's room when she went to check on her the next day. On top of that, the 15-year-old's passport was nowhere to be found. 'She suffers from mental illness and is now in a manic phase due to being off of her medication. 'I am asking everyone to share this to their wall, and particularly those who live in California and every state between there and Texas.

by | December 01, 2017 | 07:22

On Thursday, a political consultant said that Conyers had entered the hospital for a stress-related illness he attributed to the "media assault" on the congressman. "He pointed to genital areas of his body and asked me to touch it". She said she was "frozen" and "shocked". "I didn't want to lose my job". "I felt it was worth the risk to stand up for all of the women in the workforce that are voiceless", she continued, adding, "Ordinary women like myself, with extraordinary challenges, ...

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:43

In the last 24 hours, we've seen Tennessee's coaching search go from Mike Gundy , to Purdue's Jeff Brohm , to NC State head coach Dave Doeren . Kiffin was clearly making fun of the fact Tennessee has struggled to find a replacement for ex-Vols coach Butch Jones in light of their train wreck of a head coaching search.

by | December 01, 2017 | 04:25

Garcia Zarate was found guilty of being a felon in possession of a firearm. Zarate had claimed he found the gun used in the shooting wrapped in a T-shirt under a bench and that it went off accidentally. Steinle, a medical equipment saleswoman, was out for a July afternoon walk with her dad on San Francisco's Pier 14 when she was struck in the back by a single bullet.

by | December 01, 2017 | 03:25

Bears Ears is now 1.35 million acres, and Zinke previously said it would likely be around 180,000 acres after the change. Following a visit to Utah, Zinke's initial report recommended changing the boundaries of Bears Ears National Monument.

by | December 01, 2017 | 02:51

Jerusalem is claimed by both Israelis and Palestinians as a future capital, and while it is the seat of Israel's government, no foreign embassies are located there because the worldwide community sees that as an issue to settle as part of a broader peace agreement.

by | December 01, 2017 | 01:52

Republic of Ireland defender Ciaran Clark scored for Newcastle as they rescued a 2-2 draw at West Brom while it was scoreless between Brighton and Crystal Palace. The Hornets ended the half on a high as Femenia burst forward and clipped a cross towards Richarlison , who headed against David De Gea's crossbar.

by | December 01, 2017 | 01:30

This has been doubly big news because Donald Trump has chose to double down on being Donald Trump by throwing his support to Moore in the campaign. Moore is running for senate out of Alabama amid accusations of sexual assault and that he pursued relationships with teenage girls while in his 30s.

by | December 01, 2017 | 01:22

Nonetheless, the search operation for the ARA San Juan would continue in waters of up to 500 metres deep, he added. More than two weeks after an Argentine military submarine went missing during a naval exercise, authorities announced the rescue for the vessel would end.

by | December 01, 2017 | 01:10

But for months, Nessel's fledgling campaign looked fairly conventional for a Democrat in her state - support marijuana legalization; protect civil rights and the environment. I will not sexually harass my staff, and I won't tolerate it in your workplace either. "Yes, I'm a woman", she concludes. "I won't walk around in a half-open robe, and I'll continue to take all sex crimes seriously, just like I did as a prosecutor", she says.

by | December 01, 2017 | 00:54

In addition to the distribution facility, there are reportedly plans in the works for an eventual restaurant at the primary corner of the Victory Ridge development at Interquest and Voyager parkways. And, in the meantime, there's always waiting patiently for In-N-Out's east-coast "rival" Shake Shack to open next year . It has stores in Northern California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Texas and Oregon.

by | December 01, 2017 | 00:42

But his words were sharp. "None of us can fail to be aware of the gravity of the situation, the vast toll of human suffering involved, and the precarious living conditions of so many of our brothers and sisters, a majority of whom are women and children, crowded in the refugee camps", he said.

by | December 01, 2017 | 00:35

The report detailed an quake that originated in DE and could be felt as far away as New York City. No injuries have been reported. The USGS has revised the magnitude down from 5.1. That natural disaster caused major government facilities to evacuate, and also caused damage to the Washington Monument. According to visitors to the USGS website, the quake was felt as far north as New Milford, Connecticut and as far south as Chesapeake, Virginia.

by | December 01, 2017 | 00:28

It had not, according to the White House, which has stood behind Trump's actions. But the New York Times report Thursday that Mr. Trump planned to replace Mr. "The threat has to be talked about and that is what the President is doing in bringing that up". When British PM Theresa May criticized Trump over his Islamophobic retweet, he responded by saying the United Kingdom should address its domestic security issues instead of what's going on in the USA because the "doing just ...

by | December 01, 2017 | 00:13

Chandigarh MP Kirron Kher who had maintained silence over the gangrape of a 21-year-old on November 17, on Wednesday said the victim should have been more cautious and not boarded an autorickshaw in which already two men were sitting. First, she question the woman's choice of travelling in an auto-rickshaw, and then she questions the choice of boarding it while there were three men inside the vehicle.

by | December 01, 2017 | 00:06

The Civilian Casualty Report said that all these civilians were killed "unintentionally" by coalition strikes since the start of Operation Inherent Resolve and the coalition is still assessing another 695 reports on civilian casualties, Xinhua news agency reported.

by | December 01, 2017 | 00:04

Like numerous women in the story, Ermansons had once considered Horovitz to be a trusted mentor. In the 1990s, Horovitz was accused by actresses and female staff members at the company of unwanted sexual advances. And past year, Maia Ermansons, then 21, said that when she met to discuss a theater project with Mr. Horovitz - whom she had known since she was a girl - he kissed her hard and cupped her breasts, remarking how "large and beautiful" they had become.

by | December 01, 2017 | 00:03

U.S. officials have always been frustrated by what they see as Pak's reluctance to act against groups that they believe exploit safe haven on Pakistani soil to launch attacks on neighbouring Afghanistan. Since the Afghan policy review, the USA has been pushing Islamabad for decisive action against the Haqqani network militants, who are notorious for using Pakistani soil to launch attacks against American-led North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops in Afghanistan.