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by | December 31, 2017 | 07:58

Responding to the criticism, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said Khursheed Shah should have no objection to Sharif's visit to Saudi Arabia. Speaking in Geo News talk show 'Aaj Shahzeb Khanzada Ke Saath' , Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah said the Sharif brothers will discuss issues being faced by the Muslim Ummah during their visit to Saudi Arabia.

by | December 31, 2017 | 07:50

Ten people have been killed in an attack outside a Coptic Christian church in southern Cairo, including a gunman, Egypt's Health Ministry spokesman says. The local affiliate of the Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack at a Cairo church that left at least nine people dead. The assailant was also killed, he added.

by | December 31, 2017 | 04:50

Investigative Committee spokeswoman Svetlana Petrenko said on December 27 that the "homemade bomb" that ripped through a customer locker area at a Perekryostok supermarket exploded with the power equivalent to 200 grams of TNT. Eight people remain in hospital. The shrapnel that was part of the explosive device proved the explosion "was a terror attack anyway". The explosion took place Wednesday at a Perekrestok supermarket in St.

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:17

Russian officials may have approached Papadopoulos, who Trump officials have called a low-level adviser of little significance, because he was a fringe player in the campaign who could offer them the type of insider status they sought in order to wield influence in the USA presidential election.

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:09

George Weah , emerged victor of Liberia presidential run-off, beating Vice-President Joseph Boakai after recording an insurmountable 61.5 per cent of the vote cast. Outgoing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf , who is at the end of her second six-year term, will transfer power to Weah in the nation's first democratic transition since 1944.

by | December 31, 2017 | 01:35

Fifty-nine-year-old Thierno Diallo says he was asleep in his ground floor apartment when he heard banging on the door. Nigro said investigators had not yet determined how numerous building's fire alarms were working at the time of the fire.

by | December 31, 2017 | 01:06

The move comes after hundreds of women were assaulted in Cologne during New Year's celebrations two years ago by an aggressive and drunken crush of around 1,000 men, described by witnesses as mostly of Arab and North African appearance. In addition to creating safe zones, the police have also informed would be partygoers that they are not allowed to bring their own alcoholic drinks to the party at Brandenburg Gate, or even to carry a backpack with them.

by | December 31, 2017 | 01:06

A fire broke out at a 12-storey building in Manchester on Saturday, with the fire department asking people nearby to "avoid the area if possible and keep windows and doors shut". The police officers worked with firefighters to evacuate residents immediately as the blaze was reported and the building was quickly cleared. In a later update, it added: "The fire had spread to multiple floors but we have things well under control here".

by | December 31, 2017 | 00:40

Police said the man kept his hands in his pocket as if he were armed. He received an undisclosed amount of money during this robbery. A 29-year-old Yonkers man has been charged with first-degree robbery, a felony, but police have not yet released his name because of the ongoing investigation, which is expected to yield more arrests, city police Sgt.

by | December 31, 2017 | 00:10

Pitkin County Sheriff's Deputy Michael Buglione told The Aspen Times that the sign was set up on Wednesday and continued to hang on Thursday. However, after the Secret Service told him they weren't there to control his "free speech rights", the residents came out with chili and fed the police officers and agents on duty.

by | December 30, 2017 | 22:04

In an unrelated case, the feds were investigating Abedin's husband Anthony Weiner for sexting a 15-year-old, and discovered her emails on his computer. The FBI has previously said that a number of Abedin's documents were backed up on Weiner's laptop, and that some smaller number were manually forwarded.

by | December 30, 2017 | 20:02

The first explosion was detonated by a suicide bomber sitting among students at a lecture marking the 38th anniversary of the Russian invasion of Afghanistan . In October, at least 39 people were killed in an attack on a mosque belonging to the Shia minority. The extremist group has gained ground in Afghanistan since it first appeared in the region in 2015 and has scaled up its attacks in Kabul, including on security installations and the country's minority.

by | December 30, 2017 | 19:04

The Islamic State terrorist militia claimed responsibility for the attack on Friday. The bombing came after the FSB security service said earlier this month it had prevented a terror attack on a key Orthodox cathedral in St Petersburg with the help of America's Central Intelligence Agency, which led Putin to thank US President Donald Trump.

by | December 30, 2017 | 18:19

The Yemeni civil war erupted in 2015 between the internationally recognized government of President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, backed by the Saudi-led Arab coalition, and the Houthi rebel movement, initially supported by military units loyal to former President Saleh.

by | December 30, 2017 | 17:37

Among her survivors are two children, a daughter Alyssa and a four-month-old son, Eric; her mother, Esaw Snipes; and her siblings, Emerald Garner, Eric Snipes, Emery Snipes; and a half-sister, Legacy Garner-Miller. Mr Garner's death was caught on tape as he told Staten Island, New York police who were arresting him: "I can't breathe". According to officials, Garner was later declared dead en route to the hospital.

by | December 30, 2017 | 16:23

The poll surveyed 1,049 adults, aged 18 and older, living in all 50 USA states and the District of Columbia between December 4-11, 2017 with a margin of error of 4 percentage points. John McCain and SpaceX and Telsa Motors CEO Elon Musk, also at 2 percent each, according to Gallup. Admired females to make the list included Oprah Winfrey, Elizabeth Warren, Angela Merkel, Queen Elizabeth, Melania Trump and Beyonce.

by | December 30, 2017 | 16:08

Rupani, however, had downplayed reports of his displeasure. Nitin Patel and Gujarat's party President Jitu Vaghani had a separate meeting to decide on the allocation of ministry portfolios, with consultation of the party's top leaders in Delhi.

by | December 30, 2017 | 16:03

She wouldn't be involved in anything that would be close to deserving this. "My sister was supposed to be with me and her children, all three of them, for Christmas and I got robbed of that opportunity". The murders took place in Troy , a city in upstate NY. "I don't have the word." Police are now asking the public for any information they may have about the killings.

by | December 30, 2017 | 15:16

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack. Trump has promised to make protecting beleaguered Christian communities overseas a priority for his administration. A month later, IS gunmen shot dead about 30 Christians south of Cairo as they travelled to a monastery. The militant had been armed with an assault rifle, 150 rounds of ammunition and a bomb he meant to set off at the church, the ministry said.

by | December 30, 2017 | 12:25

Women's rights activist Zakia Soman said it was a much needed law for Muslim women, who have suffered legal discrimination with Hindu and Christian women enjoying protection under separate Indian laws. "No one will listen to Maulanas and misuse the practice which has been made null and void by the Supreme Court as police can lodge a case and initiate criminal trial against offenders", she said.

by | December 30, 2017 | 12:12

Officials said a strongly worded demarche would be sent to the Palestinian government. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said in New Delhi yesterday that India will strongly take up matter strongly with the Palestinian ambassador in New Delhi and with the Palestinian authorities.

by | December 30, 2017 | 10:10

While Russian law enforcement agencies stopped short of immediately describing the blast as a terror attack, Putin did not mince words Thursday at a Kremlin awards ceremony for Russian troops who fought in Syria. During his remarks at the Kremlin awards ceremony, Putin said Russia's 2-year military campaign in Syria helped eliminate militants who threatened Russian Federation.

by | December 30, 2017 | 09:32

Lindsay spent the Christmas holiday in Thailand . Last I remember, she was practicing to be Muslim . The former child star, who is now living in Dubai and London, has launched an internal investigation to find out why she owes $100,710.55 in taxes between the years 2010, 2014, and 2015.

by | December 30, 2017 | 08:42

Earlier this month, the initial results of the 2017 United States Senate Special Election in Alabama were surprising after most polls released had Nick Saban receiving over 20k votes, essentially affecting a huge race. Previously, Merrill has said it is "highly unlikely" that Jones would not be certified as the victor of the election. Other celebrities written in to potentially take Attorney General Jeff Sessions' vacated seat included Kermit the Frog , Scooby Doo , Ellen Degeneres ...

by | December 30, 2017 | 08:39

The Lighthouse Winmore was one of 10 ships the U.S. asked the United Nations to ban from global ports this month over its alleged dealings with North Korea, according to Reuters. In October, when it allegedly transferred petroleum products to a North Korean ship in worldwide waters, the Lighthouse Winmore had its tracking transponder switched off.