by | June 26, 2017 | 06:42

She later took part in the Eid prayers at the Guards Brigade, Mambilla Barracks in Abuja. Many countries like Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain, Syria, Iraq, Egypt and others are celebrating Eid al-Fitr on Sunday. Which is why, Eid al-Fitr this year was no exception. In a statement issued yesterday religious authorities in Oman said the Sahawwal moon could not be sighted in the country.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:40

Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says the Russian government at President Vladimir Putin's direction clearly conducted cyberattacks on the United States to influence the presidential election, but the assault did not change ballots, the final count or the reporting of election results.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:28

In an e-mailed statement , Army Col. Ryan Dillon said: "We can not confirm these reports at this time". That ISIS meeting, the Russians said, was called to explore exit routes for ISIS fighters fleeing the U.S-led coalition assault on Raqqa, which coalition military personnel and US -backed Syrian Democratic Forces have encircled in recent weeks as part of strategically and symbolically important push to liberate the jihadis' de facto capital.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:27

The buildings are in 17 local authorities across the country, including Manchester, Plymouth, Portsmouth and several in London, including Camden, Barnet, Brent and Hounslow. Residents of the flats where the fire broke out on Turin Street, Bethnal Green have been evacuated. The ongoing effort to clear the Chalcots Estate in north London comes after the Government revealed all of the 34 high-rises that have so far submitted cladding samples have failed combustibility tests.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:27

Anat Hoffman of Women of the Wall called it "a bad day for women in Israel" and accused the government of "kowtowing to a handful of religious extremists". Last week, the two parties proposed rescinding the 2016 decision. Anat Hoffman of the Israel Religious Action Center said they will appeal to the Supreme Court to overturn the decision.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:24

Both Afghan and USA officials have said the incident is under investigation. The attack was reportedly by an afghan Soldier and it is termed as a insider act. Camp Shaheen, where the 209th Corps is based, was also the site of a large Taliban attack in April that inflicted heavy casualties among Afghan troops.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:23

Following a meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis at the White House, Trump told a press conference he would be "100-per-cent" willing to testify under oath to a special counsel about his conversations with Comey. said of his father. On Thursday, Comey had accused Trump of firing him to try to undermine the FBI's investigation of possible collusion between the Trump Campaign and Russian Federation in alleged efforts to influence last year's presidential election.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:22

F/A-18E Super Hornet". The Australian Defence Force (ADF), which includes about 780 personnel, including 300 service members working in its air group, has announced it would resume airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq .

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:24

Saudi Arabia along with the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain has presented a list of 13 demands to Qatar in return for ending the blockade of the country. As the crisis continues to unfold, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Qatar's Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani to discuss the matter.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:21

And the Tigers completely shut down the Beavers in both of those games, holding Oregon State to two runs on five hits in 18 innings. With OSU batters trying to work him deep into counts, Gilbert threw nearly exclusively fastballs, recorded 17 first-pitch strikes to the 25 batters he faced, walked only one (and that came with two outs in the 4th), never allowed a leadoff hitter to reach base and got 6 of his 7 strikeouts on called third strikes.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:17

The container ship might have failed to spot the destroyer and rammed into it, or the destroyer somehow might have made a sudden move to the right. The coast guard initially said the collision occurred at 2:20 a.m. local time , instead of 1:30 Japanese officials said on Monday. During the collision, he was in his cabin, which was destroyed. All three patients are alert and under observation, according to a Department of Defense statement .

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:13

They told police what started out a yelling turned violent when one of the customers attacked her, beating her to the ground. Video footage of the incident shows Natasha Smith viciously assaulting Jeanette Norris , after the owner came out of the restaurant to tell the customers that police were on the way.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:16

The head of the Antioquia's Disaster Prevention Department told reporters that at least 100 people have been rescued. A boat carrying some 150 tourists on a reservoir in Colombia went down late Sunday night, the air force said . "What we have seen in the videos is that the boat was very close to the port. and we do not know whether it was a mechanical failure, an overloading or something to do with the currents that caused it to sink".

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:14

Putin however, sarcastically even offered Comey asylum in Russian Federation if he faces legal challenges for quietly passing information to the news media about his meetings with President Donald Trump . In a cautious lifting of the veil on his closely-guarded personal life, he revealed to Russian media for the first time that he has grandchildren, while saying he wants to keep them out of the spotlight so they can grow up "normally".

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:08

The executive order defines an apprenticeship as an "arrangement that includes a paid-work component and an educational or instructional component, wherein an individual obtains workplace-relevant knowledge and skills", a major departure from the existing federal definition, which is much more specific regarding the structure of on-the-job training, and the wage schedule.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:02

Trump, in an interview that aired Sunday on Fox News , said , "I think we're going to get there", but acknowledged the complicated road in the coming days to "picking a plan that everybody is going to like". The Senate version mostly mirrors the House bill but would allow for the continuance of federal subsidies that under the Affordable Care Act are allocated to those who can not afford to pay their monthly health insurance premiums.

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:58

Big donors to the party's congressional campaign committee were also available to Pelosi through her "Speaker's Cabinet" program, which gave them special access to the Democratic leader. Todd speculated that Pelosi was Republicans' most "potent" weapon of "attack", and suggested that she had more of a presence in the race than President Donald Trump .

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:00

A brush fire has erupted and grown to at least 100 acres prompting authorities to close a busy thoroughfare in both directions. The fast-moving Santa Clarita brush fire forced evacuations and the Antelope Valley (14) Freeway to close, June 25, 2017.

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:44

Local news channels showed black smoke billowing and horrific images of scores of burned bodies, as well as rescue officials speeding the injured to hospital and army helicopters ferrying the wounded. Local police said initial investigation suggested that the fire was triggered after someone on the spot lit a cigarette. The fuel truck was traveling from the southern port city of Karachi to Lahore, the Punjab provincial capital, when the driver lost control and crashed on a highway outside ...

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:45

Kathleen Rice (D-Nassau) is far from alone in saying, "It's time for Nancy Pelosi to go, and the entire leadership team". The solution to these problems, Ryan maintains, lies in changing leadership and widening the party's appeal. Rep. Seth Moulton , D-Mass., who also attended the meeting, said, "in every corner of our caucus, we're concerned". "I'm hopeful because of all of the work and activism that happened during the HIV AIDS struggle, that really led to great achievements...

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:37

In its first official comment following his death, Pyongyang says Warmbier was " a victim of the policy of strategic patience " of then-US President Obama, whose administration never requested his release, an unnamed North Korean Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a statement to the official KCNA agency, released Friday and seen by Reuters , AFP and AP.

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:39

Two federal judges, Ilana Rovner and Ann Williams, affirmed overturning Dassey's conviction . The now 27-year-old was originally convicted in 2007 of first-degree intentional homicide, mutilation of a corpse and second-degree sexual assault in the killing of Teresa Halbach in Manitowoc County, Wisc., and was sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 41 years.

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:30

Germany's deputy foreign minister, Michael Roth, told RBB Inforadio that "we must of course protect our interests as the European Union 27 but naturally we also don't want to punish Britain". Yet that claim quickly crumbled as soon as talks began between the Tory administration and Michel Barnier of the European Commission in Brussels .

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:30

A special adviser to South Korean President Moon Jae-in called Thursday for flexibility on the North Korean nuclear issue, saying it is unrealistic to expect the communist nation to denuclearize before coming to talks. In April, Trump met with Chinese President Xi Jinping at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida and they discussed the North Korea problem. "A policy of embracing North Korea is possible when we have a defense capability that surpasses that of North Korea".

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:30

The morning after an election is always a time for poring over the entrails of the campaign, and Wednesday the Democrats spent the whole day trying to figure out how they could spend $25 million on a special election in Georgia , and still lose.

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:28

Nine others were taken to hospital, with two receiving critical care. British authorities have charged an unemployed Welsh man with terrorism-inspired murder and attempted murder in connection with a truck attack on a crowd of Muslim worshippers near two north London mosques.

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:17

But Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu has refused to quit office after his ruling Social-Democratic Party (PSD) withdrew support and asked him to step down, potentially opening way for prolonged political instability. Sorin Grindeanu also called on the PSD leaders to allow a wider consultation within the party on the fate of his cabinet. While Dragnea had sought to become prime minister when his party was voted back into power late a year ago, he's banned from taking the position because of a ...

by | June 26, 2017 | 05:18

The store is at 27985 Bradley Road in the Sun City community in the city of Menifee. It was not immediately known where the ticket that will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in USA history was sold, according to Powerball spokesman Randy Miller .

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:53

They've become the first North Koreans to visit South Korea since Moon's May 10 inauguration, according to Seoul's Unification Ministry. The test would have involved the upper stage of a multi-stage rocket for use either as a space launch or as an intercontinental ballistic missile.

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:49

On Saturday, Chinese state media reported that the talks reached consensus. "I gave them the same advice that I'd given to other families", Revere said . "We are discussing this matter with our Korean travel partners, as well as the foreign organisations active in Pyongyang that we liaise with, and are now reviewing the issue", Beijing-based Koryo Tours said in an official statement.

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:49

A number of interesting things were shared at the first meeting of the American Technology Council on Tuesday. For instance, an address by #jared kushner, the senior adviser to President Donald Trump, stood out not for content but for Kushner's voice .

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:49

In an indirect reference to Iranian-backed forces that have been gathering in the eastern desert region, a US -led coalition statement cited a recent escalation of tensions and said it would not "tolerate any hostile intent and action of pro-regime forces".

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:45

Earlier this month , Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain , and Egypt all broke diplomatic and economic ties with Qatar, emphasizing the country's support for "terrorist groups". "Middle East Eye is independent of any government or movement and is not funded by Qatar", he said. Doha has not yet issued a formal response to the demands, but government representatives have previously stated negotiations can not begin until the Arab coalition lifts its sanction regime.

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:48

He is one of four GOP senators to say they are opposed it but are open to negotiations, which could put the measure in immediate jeopardy. Durbin called the way that Republican Senators crafted the legislation disgraceful, complaining about the lack of public hearings and debate.

by | June 26, 2017 | 04:47

He was referring to last week's decision by Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt to cut diplomatic ties with Qatar , which is accused of supporting "terrorism", destabilising the region and having close ties with Iran .