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by | December 24, 2017 | 09:07

Firefighters battled for hours to extinguish the blaze that started on Saturday morning on the third floor and spread to the floor above, trapping employees of a call centre. The mall is in Maa town in Davao City. It is about 1,000 kilometres (600 miles) south of Manila , the nation's capital. Manila: Fire swept through a shopping mall in the Philippines killing at least 37 people, a lot of them workers at a call centre, city government officials said on Sunday.

by | December 24, 2017 | 08:43

But the Election Commission cancelled it after uncovering evidence of corruption and bribery. But this time, we'll finally have a victor. All others, including the BJP, have polled just 258 votes. They're paying tributes to their founder on his death anniversary. With Mr Ganesh, as its candidate, the DMK had hoped to send a message to the party cadre that ordinary workers too could rise to important positions in the party.

by | December 24, 2017 | 08:38

The clashes broke out after the weekly Muslim prayers, with minor scuffles in Jerusalem. Hanna vowed to protect the Christian property in Palestine, "and this way we will defeat (US President Donald) Trump's project that aims to abolish the Palestinian cause and not only the issue of Jerusalem".

by | December 24, 2017 | 07:52

Its anniversary is on December 26. "This unilateral declaration of ceasefire shall be in effect from 6:00 p.m. of December 23 to 6:00 p.m. of December 26; and 6:00 p.m. "We expect that the CPP-NPA would honor their word and comply with the unilateral ceasefire, so that our people could truly experience a peaceful Christmas celebration", Roque said.

by | December 24, 2017 | 05:06

Local police officer Ralph Canoy, said the fire was still going before dawn on Sunday morning. Mr Duterte, whose family home is near the mall, inspected the damage as firefighters and volunteers continued to search for 28 people - a lot of them believed to be call centre workers - who are still unaccounted for.

by | December 24, 2017 | 04:57

From the UP minister of Industrial Development to CM Adiyanath. This is because, among other factors, the northern state is considered notorious as far as law & order is concerned. Speaking at a CII event "Uttar Pradesh investors" summit', Mumbai road show, Adityanath said that his government has recently received permission from the Centre to set up an global airport at Jewar near Greater Noida and it help in providing good connectively with the state.

by | December 24, 2017 | 04:24

Hockey Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), have announced the 23-player roster that has been nominated to represent Team Canada at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, Feb. "I've been very fortunate over the course of my career to have great leaders that have come before me and I just try to be a good example for the younger players".

by | December 24, 2017 | 03:47

The low Sunday morning will be in the lower 60s (about 20 degrees above average), with the high reaching into the mid 70s. Temperatures will continue to drop into the overnight hours under mostly cloudy skies behind the cold front. The aforementioned cold front will move through Saturday afternoon into Sunday . Lows mid 30s north, low 40s south. Christmas Day will see a mix of sun and clouds with highs in the upper 40s to low 50s.

by | December 24, 2017 | 03:45

The Philippines is battered by about 20 typhoons every year, bringing death and destruction, usually to the poorest communities. Among the worst hit areas in the region, which has a combined population of 20 million people, is Zamboanga del Norte.

by | December 24, 2017 | 03:23

The two straight men who announced their decision to marry in order to avoid inheritance tax got hitched this afternoon. . The pair have known each other for 30 years and now live together, with Mr O'Sullivan acting as Mr Murphy's unpaid carer.

by | December 24, 2017 | 00:47

When asked about why he was restricting people from Haiti, he described them as being infested with AIDS. The president said they "all have AIDS", the Times reported , based off one person who attended the meeting and another person who was briefed about it by a different person in attendance.

by | December 24, 2017 | 00:04

On Saturday , the Burlington area will likely see freezing rain and sleet likely before 11 a.m., then rain or freezing rain likely between 11 a.m. and noon, then rain after noon. "After the snow clears out Sunday night, there will be around 3-6" of snow in northern in, 1-3" along I-70, & around 1" in southern Indiana. Our next chance of snow moves in around Thursday of next week which we'll continue to watch as the cold weather pattern continues.

by | December 23, 2017 | 23:07

About 30 minutes later , El-Mofty shot several times at a Pennsylvania State Police trooper, hitting her once. But it is also not unusual for them to assist local law enforcement agencies or respond to a scene when Harrisburg officers are busy or need more manpower as is evident by the Capitol Police's Facebook page .

by | December 23, 2017 | 22:50

McCabe sat before three congressional committees this week, where he faced questions about his conduct and the FBI's handling of the investigations. As the FBI under attack by members of the Republican Party who are attempting to derail the investigation into the administration of Donald Trump over collusion with the Russians during the 2016 election, McCabe is reportedly looking to exit all the drama.

by | December 23, 2017 | 22:08

While many experts believe women should have ultimate say over the decision to continue or terminate a pregnancy, some Down syndrome advocates fear that children with the condition are in danger of disappearing . Merrin said . John Kasich has signed a bill expanding computer science as an option for the state's schoolchildren. Studies indicate unborn babies with disabilities like Down syndrome are targeted for abortions at very high rates.

by | December 23, 2017 | 19:40

Deputy chief minister elect Nitin Patel said: "Rupani and I, together, are committed for development of each and every caste and community members of Gujarat". After a nail-biting finish to the assembly polls which saw BJP emerge victorious with an eroded majority of 99 seats, Vijay Rupani and Nitin Patel got a second term as they were named as CM and DyCM, respectively, on Friday to head the new government to be formed shortly.

by | December 23, 2017 | 18:52

Strzok, a counterintelligence agent who was in charge of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, is believed to be responsible for the edits in a statement written by former FBI Director James Comey . A day before, McCabe was interviewed by the House intelligence committee, where he reportedly gave answers that conflicted the testimony of previous witnesses , and could not confirm the Trump dossier's allegations, according to Fox News.

by | December 23, 2017 | 18:52

An area of particular concern was the impoverished Zamboanga peninsula, with Mindanao local television saying at least three towns there were hit by floods. Rescue workers were digging through the mud to try and recover bodies but they were making little progress because of the rocks, he said. At least 30,000 people on Mindanao have gone to shelters, Mina Marasigan, spokeswoman of the Philippines National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, said Saturday.

by | December 23, 2017 | 17:13

According to an Army officer, the firing took place around 1215 hours. Out of the three jawans, one was a Major. A spokesman of the Army said that the Pakistani troops indulged in unprovoked firing at a patrol party of a battalion of 120 Infantry Brigade resulting in the death of three soldiers.

by | December 23, 2017 | 17:06

South Sudanese stakeholders, representatives of the government of South Sudan, opposition parties, armed and unarmed groups, civil society groups, eminent persons, business, women and youth had been meeting at the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa since December 18 to revive the collapsed South Sudan 2015 peace deal.

by | December 23, 2017 | 16:36

The quantum of sentence will be announced on January 3. The 2013 conviction had held both Lalu Yadav and Jagannath Mishra , along with others, guilty of fraudulent transfer of money from the government exchequer and falsification of records in connection with the Rs 900 crore fodder scam.

by | December 23, 2017 | 16:36

The U.S joblessness rate stands at 4.1 percent, unchanged from October, according to data released by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of of Labor Statistics. "The addition of 330,600 jobs over the year demonstrates the consistency with which employers in our state create job opportunities for the highly skilled Texas workforce", said TWC Chairman Andres Alcantar.

by | December 23, 2017 | 16:33

Catalonia's parliament has 135 seats, requiring 68 seats for a majority. "The biggest loser of election night was the People's Party (PP) of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, which obtained only three seats", said Antonio Barroso, a political risk analyst at Teneo Intelligence in London.

by | December 23, 2017 | 16:03

Premier League survival would likely see the Scot offered the chance to stay by the club's bosses but Moyes says there is no concrete plan in place. We have to be sure we don't make the same mistakes. Newcastle's alarming dip in form will certainly be a concern for boss Rafael Benitez , particularly their results away from St James' Park, as they have only won once on the road this season and that was a 1-0 triumph at bottom club Swansea.

by | December 23, 2017 | 15:36

At a press conference at the Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington, D.C., Haley presented what she described as recovered pieces of a missile fired by Houthi militants from Yemen into Saudi Arabia in a November 4 attack, pointing out the missile bears "Iranian missile fingerprints".