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by | August 03, 2017 | 12:40

Authorities in Germany claim he has been kidnapped and have given a Vietnamese intelligence officer 48 hours to leave the country in response. Germany says Vietnamese agents kidnapped a former oil official in Berlin and returned him to Vietnam to face corruption charges.

by | August 03, 2017 | 12:16

US passport holders will be banned from entering North Korea as of Sept 1, and any Americans now residing in the country should leave before that date, the US State Department said Wednesday. If thousands die, they're going to die over there, they're not going to die here and (Trump) told me that to my face, ' Mr. "Only the North Koreans are to blame for this situation", he added, a statement strongly at variance with President Donald Trump's views on the subject , as expressed on Twitter ...

by | August 03, 2017 | 12:00

Credit Agricole S A raised its position in shares of Banco Santander, by 1.1% in the fourth quarter. Ballentine Partners LLC now owns 117,366 shares of the bank's stock worth $713,000 after buying an additional 424 shares in the last quarter.

by | August 03, 2017 | 11:57

Most importantly, it will require congressional approval before the president can ease or lift sanctions on Russian Federation. Thirdly, the Trump administration demonstrated complete impotence by humiliatingly transferring executive powers to the Congress, which changes the balance of power in U.S.

by | August 03, 2017 | 11:55

Clarifying that the timing of the search was decided well in advance, Ramesh said the events involving certain MLAs of another state (Gujarat) being brought to Karnataka were unforeseen and unpredictable. The party has apprehensions over Patel's election prospects if more MLAs defect. The search at the Minister's posh residence in the city's upscale northwest suburb and his deluxe room at the resort caught the ruling party in Karnataka unaware and led to condemnation.

by | August 03, 2017 | 11:33

Thornton said Tillerson, who is due in Manila on Saturday, would be seeking greater cooperation in isolating North Korea and in enforcing United Nations sanctions over its missile and nuclear weapons programs. What's been said before: Ambassador Nikki Haley, the USA representative to the United Nations, said the "time for talk is over" after the Friday missile test, though she was referring to the UN Security Council rather than direct talks involving the hermit state.

by | August 03, 2017 | 11:31

Worldwide travellers are advised to arrive three hours before their fight departure time. Queues have also been experienced at Adelaide Airport . The Australian Government has introduced additional aviation security measures at worldwide and domestic terminals at Australia's major airports .

by | August 03, 2017 | 11:03

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal mourned the demise of veteran political leader, who projected Assam in the national political stage in a very strong way. Only a few political leaders have managed to get elected to Parliament from two different States. Dev is survived by his former legislator wife Bithika Dev and four daughters, including Congress MP from Silchar Sushmita.

by | August 03, 2017 | 10:44

That makes it the most-read article on NewYorker.com so far in 2017. " The Mooch lasted as communications director for only 10 days", Colbert said. He lost his new job at the White House and faces the prospect of being politically dead; then, it emerged that he was listed as being actually dead by his alma mater.

by | August 03, 2017 | 10:21

The White House says Anthony Scaramucci is leaving his job as communications director to give President Donald Trump's new chief of staff a "clean slate". Trump appears to have learned a hard lesson and is changing his approach to meet the challenges. Kelly also weighed in his support of Trump's travel ban that applies to the mostly Muslim countries of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen.

by | August 03, 2017 | 10:13

Russian Federation condemned North Korea's recent missile provocation on Monday, saying it is in violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions, but still called on relevant countries to refrain from action that could further escalate tensions in the region.

by | August 03, 2017 | 09:26

The pound jumped to a fresh 10-month high against the U.S. dollar after the report, which said foreign demand for United Kingdom manufacturing output rose at the fastest pace since April 2010. Says IHS Markit director Rob Dobson: "UK manufacturing started the third quarter on a solid footing". "For that reason, we think the Bank of England is unlikely to hike rates this year".

by | August 03, 2017 | 09:25

One of his preferred landing spots reportedly has been the Rockets , but Anthony remained tight-lipped when asked if he has been in negotiations with the team. Anthony said he didn't know if he would be with the Knicks when training camp starts. I had to come to peace with myself and come to peace with kind of the situation I'm in and kind of try to find happiness.

by | August 03, 2017 | 08:55

While the rebel groups want Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to be removed from power, Hezbollah has often clashed with the rebel groups to back Assad, in addition to sending thousands of its combatants to fight alongside Assad's troops. The UN has registered more than 1 million Syrian refugees in the country, whose native population is estimated to number between 4 to 5 million. The transfer marks a grim milestone in the Syrian refugee crisis which has seen more than 5 million people flee ...

by | August 03, 2017 | 08:32

Gulalai, who hails from Waziristan and was elected to the Lower House on a reserved seat for women from the Federally Administered Tribal Areas, announced her exit from the party on Tuesday, making allegations against Imran Khan and other top party members.

by | August 03, 2017 | 07:44

However, when news of his reported divorce broke last week, Scaramucci did take to Twitter to briefly comment on the matter, saying, "Leave civilians out of this". Comedy Central's Trevor Noah also offered commentary on Scaramucci, who in his short tenure became popular fodder for comics and politicos. "When Scaramucci called an Uber to pick him up at the White House, Sean Spicer was driving".

by | August 03, 2017 | 07:20

The most recent air quality readings are available on the Washington State Department of Ecology website and the Oregon smoke blog maintained by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality. Williams Lake in the Interior - where air quality last month hit an off-the-charts 36 out of 10 - was also high risk (7) as of mid-day Wednesday, though conditions were forecast to improve in that region later in the day.

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:58

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch shortly before noon Wednesday and will remain in effect until 8 p.m. for the following counties in Massachusetts: Essex, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Norfolk, Suffolk and Worcester.

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:51

Tillerson added: "We would like to sit and have a dialogue with them about the future that will give them the security they seek and the future economic prosperity for North Korea ". President Donald Trump said his administration will take care of North Korea but offered no specifics about what he plans to do. The ban comes at a time of heightened tensions between the United States and North Korea , which has been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the ...

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:35

It also issued an evacuation alert for a region south of Highway 24, north of the Green Lake area that is under an evacuation order. Trudeau, who was in Revelstoke in B.C.'s southeast, said he was preparing to travel to several B.C. "We've had multiple incidents with folks accessing areas where we're in the midst of fighting fire", he said. "The number of fires we're dealing with, it's been a trying time for the Wildfire Service, all the evacuees and all the volunteers for the people who ...

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:31

Investigators said she picked up her daughter Amy before heading to an urgent care where medical personnel pronounced her grandson, Paris, dead. The GBI said the grandmother placed the child in her vehicle, drove to another location to get the child's mother, and the two drove to the clinic.

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:32

In the form, the medical institute asks its employees if they are a widower, a bachelor or a virgin. Bihar's premier Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS) has courted controversy for its recruitment norms for doctors and class three employees including nursing staff - both male and female.

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:29

The latest USA launches come amid growing tensions with North Korea , as the Asian nation develops its own ICBM. In "direct response" to North Korea, the US flew two supersonic B-1 bombers with their Japanese and South Korean allies in the North Korean peninsula on Saturday.

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:17

The 57-year-old Bronxite, whose real name is Nathaniel Glover , was arrested at his home in Mt. Hope on Wednesday after allegedly killing the unidentified individual on Tuesday night, according to police sources. Police say Glover now works in the area. The group rose to prominence in the 80s and are credited as being one of the most influential hip hop acts.

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:16

Opposition leaders in Venezuela were reportedly taken from their homes in the middle of the night by government forces. Trump left open the possibility that he could eventually fire Mueller , warning that Mueller would be crossing a line if he made any attempt to delve into the Trump family's finances.

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:12

When a dead bird tests positive for West Nile Virus it means people are at a higher risk of being infected with the disease if bitten by a mosquito. Officials are now taking precautions to prevent the virus from spreading. The water is treated to kill mosquito larvae and reduce the chance of an outbreak.

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:12

The Post says that the president's advisers fear now that the direct involvement of Donald Trump , in the declaration of his son, can put in a legal position to be risky. The law, which heaps fresh sanctions on the Kremlin, also restricts Donald Trump's ability to lift them as Congress hit out at perceived meddling in the U.S.

by | August 03, 2017 | 06:02

He was taken to Nassau University Medical Center in critical condition. Officials investigating the case said that flash powder is extremely explosive and the package was designed in a manner that the powder would explode due to the friction created while opening the package.

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:57

Vincent K. Brooks, Commander for United Nations Command, Combined Forces Command and U.S. Forces Korea, said in a statement . The 30th Space Wing says the missile was to be launched between 12:01 a.m. Days later, a third test missile launched from Vandenberg base. "But you are presenting an unacceptable threat to us, and we have to respond, '" he said .

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:54

Mr. Trump's Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity has faced pushback from state officials who have said they want to keep sensitive voter information private. "We will not be complying with this request, " he added. The commission reportedly amended its request from its original ask, and will no longer be collecting Social Security or driver's license numbers.

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:54

USA troops assess the damage to an armoured vehicle of NATO-led military coalition after a suicide bomber's attack in Kandahar province, Afghanistan on Wednesday. The restaurant closed for two months in 1987. China bought mineral rights in Afghanistan a decade ago, which the United States supported at the time, and has since been mining copper outside of Kabul.

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:54

Body of pregnant Michal Halimi, 29, of Binyamin found bludgeoned in Holon after having gone missing for a week . Police determined that she was eight months pregnant when she died, Newsweek reported . As he was being tussled from the courtroom, he reportedly also yelled "I'll kill all the Jews!" During the interrogation, they said that the suspect and the deceased had a relationship, and on the day of her absence, the two met in the Holon area where the murder was apparently carried out.

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:39

H. R. McMaster is asserting his own authority with the firing of Ezra Cohen-Watnick, the National Security Council's senior director for intelligence. Nunes is chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. Cohen-Watnick and Harvey were hired by McMaster's ousted predecessor, Michael Flynn . And last week, Derek Harvey , a top Middle East adviser who served as special assistant to the president and senior director for the Middle East on the National Security Council, was also relieved of ...

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:38

Wednesday, the firm that provided the voting machines announced that it already has evidence of at least 1 million falsified votes. Venezuela's attorney-general Luisa Ortega has called the official results "a mockery", and Luis Rondon, an independent member of the electoral council, said he could not guarantee the vote's results.

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:33

Pence insisted that the USA remains bonded with Europe and that the alliance "must be resolute and uncompromising in the face of aggression from an unpredictable country that casts a shadow from the east ". The region still is reeling from the wars that accompanied the breakup of Yugoslavia in the 1990s. And it's why Montenegrin leaders told Pence on Tuesday they were so grateful to be in the club.