by | June 24, 2017 | 03:31

The death of American university student Otto Warmbier this week, after his release from 17 months of imprisonment in Pyongyang, has further complicated Trump's approach to North Korea , his top national security challenge. North Korea's continued pursuit of nuclear weapons has drawn global criticism, notably sanctions by the United Nations Security Council. "What you're seeing, I think, is the American people's frustration with a regime that provokes and provokes and provokes, and plays ...

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:32

Warmbier's father Fred lashed out earlier Thursday at the North Korean regime, saying he did not believe its claim that his son contracted botulism and fell into a coma shortly after being arrested previous year. "They're brutal and they're terroristic", he said of North Korea , per the Washington Post . "Otto, I love you so much, I'm insane about you and I'm so glad you're home".

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:25

Since 1990, she's raised more than $9.2 million for party candidates, including $739,000 in the 2016 election cycle, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, which tracks contributions from candidate committees and affiliated PACs.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:24

Well, I'm a master legislator. When asked on NBC about possible leadership changes, Democrat Bill Pascrell of New Jersey replied, "We're always reviewing that, believe me". Things are falling apart for Nancy Pelosi , and that spells good news for Pelosi's Democratic primary rival Stephen Jaffe. Trump seems to enjoy the focus on Pelosi, taking another jab Friday after tweeting about her the day before.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:14

Doctors said he had arrived at the hospital last Wednesday at imminent risk of death. CNN wrote on June 14 , "Inside Congress, Scalise has been described as a pragmatic conservative and has helped bridge the widening rifts between stark conservatives and more traditional Republicans".

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:14

The new health care bill released by Senate Republicans has exactly the same major flaw that the original proposed " American Health Care Act " did. The CBO had found that the House bill would kick 23 million Americans off their health plans, making it unpopular with the public. The program now gives states all the money needed to cover eligible recipients and procedures.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:12

Speaking after Modi, Nawaz Sharif also congratulated India on joining SCO and said that the organisation gives a shared platform to fight terrorism. In 2015 the group approved the membership of India and Pakistan, and the current summit will fully formalize their accession to the group. On Thursday, Nawaz Sharif met with President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:11

Masire had been heavily involved in efforts to end violence between Mozambique's government and the main opposition Renamo party in his role as co-chair of an global group of mediators. He is largely credited with being the architect of Botswana's famed stability. Apart from mediating Mozambique's political crisis, Masire was also instrumental in brokering peace deals in Kenya and Lesotho.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:12

Bush - she even wished for him to be back in the White House ". According to a report in The Hill , Democratic leadership has come under intense criticism by the rank-and-file for Ossoff's loss to Handel. Seth Moulton , D-Mass. They argue that Democratic candidates will have a better shot on Election Day if they're not tied to Pelosi. So it's time for change.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:09

Lalu at 10, Circular Road, his wife Rabri Devi's official residence. "Today, I am appealing to (Bihar Chief Minister) Nitish Kumar to reconsider his decision and support the daughter of Bihar", Lalu Prasad told reporters after Meira Kumar was fielded after a meeting of 17 opposition parties led by the Congress.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:58

Tillerson says the US and China agree that their companies should not do business with any North Korean companies that are subject to United Nations sanctions. Wednesday's talks came amid rising calls for tougher sanctions on the North after American college student Otto Warmbier died just days after he was released from North Korea in a coma following 17 months of detention for taking down a political propaganda sign from a hotel.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:58

Swaraj said she had received complaints that personal details in passports were printed only in English. Passports should at least be bilingual. All Arab countries have their passport in Arabic, Germany makes it in German and Russia makes it in Russian.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:53

Saudi Arabia , Egypt , Bahrain and the UAE have cut economic, diplomatic and travel ties with Qatar, which they accuse of funding terrorism, fomenting regional unrest and drawing too close to their enemy, Iran. That call appeared to have been roundly ignored, and it was the Kuwaitis, who also offered to mediate, who delivered the list to Qatar on Thursday.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:53

USA officials have claimed that some of these missiles have been given to the Houthi rebels in Yemen, who are now fighting a coalition of Arab forces, some of whom are US allies. A USA airstrike in Syria has downed a government warplane, the Syrian army has announced in a statement on Facebook. The tensions and the complexity of the Syrian civil war have been escalated by the shooting down of a Syrian warplane by a USA fighter jet on Sunday and the same-day missile attack by ...

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:50

Watched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi , a battery of NDA chief ministers and top BJP leaders, 71-year-old Kovind filed the papers for the July 17 polls with the Congress-led opposition nominee Meira Kumar being his rival in a "dalit verus dalit" battle.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:46

The coalition also issued a warning to the pro-regime forces. U.S. central command claimed the jet had dropped bombs near the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces and had been shot down "in collective self-defense". On Sunday, the USA shot down a Syrian plane that had dropped bombs near its ground-partnered Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) south of Tabqa about two hours after SDF fighters were wounded in an earlier attack by pro-Syrian regime forces in Ja'Din.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:41

Marking the second anniversary of the launch of the Smart Cities Mission , Naidu said that the 30 cities announced today proposed a total investment of Rs 57,393 crore under respective smart city plans. The Area Based Development (ABD) expenditure, allowed both for infrastructure and ICT, would be Rs 46,878 crore. The minister said that 20 more cities will be contesting for the remaining 10 slots under the Smart City Mission .

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:44

Faith leaders and Brendan Cox, the widower of murdered MP Jo Cox are also backing the Online Civil Courage Initiative (OCCI). "No-one should have to live in fear of terrorism - and we all have a part to play in stopping violent extremism from spreading".

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:36

Past year it opened its doors to 345,000 visitors, which makes it the largest games event in the world, E3 be damned. Ever since its conception back in 2009, they never had someone like the German Chancellor over at the event. Angela Merkel, is to open the Gamescom 2017 show at Cologne in August. Falk went on to say that it was important for Germany to have a strong gaming industry in order to stay involved with the digital economy, something that the support of Merkel will surely help with.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:35

The fate of Australian escapee Shaun Davidson and Malaysian man Tee Kok King is still unknown. Bali corrections chief Surung Pasaribu confirmed Davidson, who had just 2½ months of his one-year jail term left to serve, was among the escapees.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:32

The identity of the slain militants was being ascertained. The Sopore Police, SOG and Army's 22 RR are leading the operation. "Searches are still going on in the area". During the retaliation, two HM militants were killed", the spokesman said. They were involved in a number of criminal activities. Police said that these militants were involved in many cases, including mobile tower attacks and murders in 2015.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:29

Warmbier's visit turned into a year-and-a-half nightmare. Washington's special envoy met with Warmbier's doctors on Monday and demanded his release on humanitarian grounds . But Anna Fifield says, this time , the North had appeared unwilling to bargain. North Korea repatriated a sick US citizen it had held captive for 17 months, and Dennis Rodman arrived with fanfare in Pyongyang.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:32

The Opposition - Congress and the Communist Party of India (CPI), and other parties - chose to meet on Thursday to discuss the National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) decision on Presidential nominee Ramnath Kovind. we'll never go back to the NDA-fold again", party spokesperson KC Tyagi said. Earlier, Ram Nath Kovind's resignation as the Bihar Governor was accepted by President Pranab Mukherjee.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:28

But it gives the 39-year-old president one of France's biggest postwar majorities, strengthening his hand in implementing his program of business-friendly reforms. In line with French tradition after parliamentary elections, Philippe tendered the resignation of the government, appointed by Macron after his election as president last month.

by | June 24, 2017 | 02:29

Another eyewitness, who gave his name as Athman, told AFP: "People were screaming: " It's a terrorist attack , it's an attack , this guy attacked us", and I had to run back and tried to save people who were still alive and giving water, helping the police".