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by | December 16, 2017 | 18:25

More than a third of the weapons used by " Islamic State " in Iraq and Syria came from European Union states - including Germany, a new report has found. According to the report, the US and Saudi Arabia purchased much of the arms from European Union countries in eastern Europe, which were distributed, without authorization, from the supplying country to Syrian rebel forces battling President Bashar al-Assad's army.

by | December 16, 2017 | 15:33

Looking forward to visiting Mizoram and Meghalaya tomorrow, where various development projects will be inaugurated. It may be mentioned that this is the second visit of PM Narendra Modi after becoming the Prime Minister, as previous year he visited Shillong for two-days to address the 65th plenary session of the North Eastern Council (NEC).

by | December 16, 2017 | 15:17

The book is a tough read for anyone, but Meghan admitted that she found it impossible to get through after her own father's diagnosis. Biden expressed the importance of having and maintaining hope after a cancer diagnosis. Biden shared that "her dad is one of my best friends". He then spoke about the breakthroughs occurring in cancer research every day, saying that these massive breakthroughs could happen at anytime: "It could happen tomorrow".

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:46

The 76-year-old has been wanted in the United States since 2015 after being indicted alongside 41 others amid the corruption scandal which has rocked football's world governing body. "The duration of the ban may be extended for an additional period not exceeding 45 days", a Federation Internationale de Football Association statement said.

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:23

Leicester remain without Robert Huth and Matty James, who continue their recovery from respective ankle and Achilles problems. An unbeaten run of six games has lifted them off the bottom rung and within touching distance of those above the dotted line.

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:07

Around 97 per cent of global communications from the United Kingdom are transmitted through cables laid on the sea bed, but they are "uniquely vulnerable" to sabotage, according to a Policy Exchange report written by Rishi Sunak MP. Russian Federation is known to be building a new series of submarine-equipped, military "deep sea research" ships that are believed to be spying on the worldwide grid of cables.

by | December 16, 2017 | 13:22

A court on Thursday, however, rejected her appeal and upheld the sentence. The state accused her of aborting her child, while her lawyers and supporters say she delivered the baby stillborn. Vasquez, who has a son, has spent 10 years in prison. The court's inhumane decision has drawn the ire of human rights activists across the world.

by | December 16, 2017 | 11:47

More than 1 in 4 of those students with pending debt relief claims resided in California. The Department of Education's inspector general said this week that, while the procedure for processing claims could be improved, the system works well enough that there is not a good excuse for the department not to clear the backlog of claims.

by | December 16, 2017 | 11:39

Jerusalem remains at the heart of the Israel-Palestine conflict, with Palestinians hoping that East Jerusalem - now occupied by Israel - might eventually serve as the capital of a Palestinian state. In a televised speech from the White House on December 6, Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel . "We refuse Trump's decision".

by | December 16, 2017 | 10:35

Merkel's conservative Union bloc and the Social Democrats have governed Germany together since 2013 in a "grand coalition" of the country's biggest parties. "As a matter of fact, Germany has its own system and is working on putting a government together and I should say that the work being led by Chancellor Merkel for a number of weeks already is essential, not just for Germany but for the entire European Union and the Eurozone because we need a strong Germany, a stable one, in order to move ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:22

We can't in effect say North Korea can be another nuclear power. Earlier this week, Tillerson stunned many by proposing talks with North Korea without preconditions. Guterres called for re-establishing communication channels including military-to-military channels on the Korean peninsula to lower the risk of miscalculation.

by | December 16, 2017 | 09:04

Mr Macron emphasised that the need for action was now. At first, the multimillion-euro grant program was targeted at American scientists. Prominent U.S. Political agreements "will not be enough if we do not update and reset the global finance architecture and make all developement low-emission, resilient and sustainable", she said.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:58

Parker made his season debut in November, after suffering a torn quadriceps tendon last May during the Western Conference semifinals against the Houston Rockets . The trade for Paul is looking like a better and better decision in each passing game. I'll eat the chalk with the home team. It's all about building.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:48

Vicente later told CBS New York she feared the worst - that the train would run over the sleeping man. Terrified witnesses yelled for an approaching Q train to stop. It's not clear what caused him to fall. "He didn't even realize he's unconscious". The man was reportedly in serious condition at Kings County Hospital, where he was brought by firefighters after the incident.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:43

The New York Times frames all this as "the latest example of a public rift between the president and his chief diplomat over North Korea " and cites sources who say that "White House officials were alarmed by Mr. Tensions have flared anew since North Korea said it had successfully tested a new intercontinental ballistic missile last month in what it called a "breakthrough" that put the US mainland within range.

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:43

As the children's choir was singing "Away in a Manger", Teegan decided it was time to dance with the baby doll playing Jesus, so she grabbed the baby and starting busting some moves. Benson's post has garnered more than 230,000 shares and 8.4 million views. Tana spoke to " Today Parents" and admitted that her daughter loves to be in the spotlight.

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:26

You'll face jail time, fines, loss of your driver's license and other related expenses. Paid Facebook ads include the TV spot and a graphic emphasizing the consequences of DUI by showing a family member who is missing as a result of drunk driving.

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:45

Judge Amy Berman Jackson said Manafort will be released from home confinement but must "execute documents agreeing to forfeit four properties, including two in NY, one in Alexandria, Virginia, and his Florida home", the report states. Jackson ordered Manafort's wife to surrender all passports, barred him from foreign travel, and ordered him to stay away from transportation facilities including commercial and private airports and train and bus stations except for approved travel.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:49

The "Unite the Right" rally was organized by white nationalists after the city of Charlottesville chose to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Prosecutors played the surveillance video from a Charlottesville restaurant in addition to a video from a Virginia State Police helicopter monitoring the events.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:18

Enabling eligible applicants to remain in the United States for a maximum period of six years, it has been of most benefit to Irish people working in the tech industry in recent years. Citizens from the 38 countries are required to obtain a so-called travel authorization to enter the United States. That would be a standard potentially far above what is now understood under the law.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:13

Security Council, and if that fails, the next step would be to apply to the U.N. General Assembly. The president also recalled that Turkey had called an extraordinary Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meeting in Istanbul on December 13 "seven days after the provocative announcement of the US government".

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:19

But some warned the party not to buy into another time-honored political given: that black voters always vote for Democrats. The Legal Defense Fund is a separate entity from the NAACP. The American Civil Liberties Union of Alabama also said that it saw some instances of voter intimidation and suppression on Tuesday. Barkley said he "likes to have fun" and I get he didn't mean anything bad by it but yeesh, that definitely wasn't the best thing to say.

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:48

Sub-inspector Mohinee Sharma of Civil Lines police station said a case has been registered against unidentified people for burning the vehicle, but denied claim about members of the Catholic community been assaulted during the incident. All 32 carollers, accompanied by two priests, were taken to the police station. What is even more shocking is that eight priests who later went to enquire about the detained priests and seminarians were also taken into custody.

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:35

Council diplomats said Feltman told them the North Koreans kept repeating that the time was not right for talks. He said now that the North declared what it called "historic completion of national nuclear weapons capability", he is expecting a change in circumstances toward talks on the North Korean nuclear issue.

by | December 16, 2017 | 01:22

Simmons denies all sexual misconduct, claiming that all of his sexual encounters have been consensual and legal. Simmons posted his words under a photo that read #NotMe, explaining that he isn't trying to going against the anti-harassment movement #MeToo , where millions have shared their stories about being sexually harassed and assaulted.