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by | August 24, 2017 | 14:49

PRESIDENT Donald Trump could take his relationship with Prime Minister Najib Razak further by endorsing a world-famous "kleptocrat", Dr Mahathir Mohamad said in response to reports of Najib's coming visit to the US. The visit comes in the wake of a push by Washington for Malaysia to share intelligence on North Korea and step up efforts to block any weapons' flow through Malaysia.

by | August 24, 2017 | 14:41

On Aug. 22, Modi took to Twitter to praise the judgment as "historic". The Board, which is an NGO, had opposed the PIL in the Supreme Court seeking the ban on the practice of triple talaq . Khehar said while announcing a six-month suspension on the practice of the divorce law. "The Supreme Court verdict can not be misused by the government to try to interfere with personal laws through legislation", the statement said.

by | August 24, 2017 | 14:00

Anton said in the worst case, the Pakistani government has been guilty of "active direct support" for terrorist groups. Imran Khan, a Pakistani opposition leader and strong critic of US policies in the region, likewise denounced Washington's new strategy.

by | August 24, 2017 | 14:00

The Congress on Wednesday demanded a high court-monitored investigation into the Srijan scam in Bihar and also said that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi should resign for a fair probe. There has been no agenda that has been discussed for the meeting. Sanjay said the local leaders had been given the responsibility to bring the participants and provide them accommodation.

by | August 24, 2017 | 13:15

After reaching the Texas Gulf Coast, Harvey is expected to stall just inland of the coast and then slowly drift northeast along the coastline during the weekend and into early next week. But Harvey could become a tropical storm over the next few hours and may be a Category 1 hurricane as it approaches the Texas coast on Friday, hurricane forecasters said.

by | August 24, 2017 | 13:06

Startlingly, the officers found that none of the guidelines established by the country's Water Prevention and Control of Pollution Act, and Air Prevention and Control of Pollution Act, were being adhered to by the private company, prompting the immediate shutdown of the facility.

by | August 24, 2017 | 12:55

Qatar said in a statement that the move "expressed its aspiration to strengthen bilateral relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran in all fields". Qatar and Iran share a massive offshore natural gas field that requires communication between the two countries.

by | August 24, 2017 | 12:32

The CPI (M), which wholeheartedly welcomed the Kerala High Court verdict in SNC-Lavlin case, can not turn a blind eye to the scathing criticism of the court against State Health Minister K.K. Five UDF members launched an indefinite stir outside the Assembly, which continued even after the House wound up its proceedings for the day in the evening.

by | August 24, 2017 | 12:29

In an earlier news conference Monday, investigators said Abouyaaqoub fled the scene of Thursday's attack on foot and hijacked a auto to escape. Police initially targeted Oukabir as the central figure behind the attack, but now believe Abouyaaqoub is their main suspect.

by | August 24, 2017 | 12:07

Lenz turned up the country music in her patrol auto and is seen dancing right along with 92-year-old Millie moments later. The video was shared on the Austin Police Department-Minnesota Facebook page last Thursday. An unexpected moment between a police officer and a elderly woman has gone viral, for all the right reasons. Seiver didn't quite know what to make of the video's popularity, saying: 'I don't know, I was just so amazed, I was so shocked'.

by | August 24, 2017 | 11:11

He said those three cases were similar because none of them were aware they were dual citizens. While his father had no Italian heritage, a case came before the Italian courts when Senator Canavan was just two years old successfully challenging the automatic passing of lineal descent on the father's side so that it applied to either parent.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:51

A Mesa County sheriff's deputy and task force member wrote in a report that German Michel-Arreola said he had been feeling sick and had his young cousin drive. All three individuals were charged with felony manufacturing, possession and distribution with intent to sell. He is being held at Grand Mesa Youth Services Center in Grand Junction, Colorado.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:49

Two police officers were called to Kiwi Herring's home on Tuesday morning over accusations that she had "severely cut" a neighbor. St. Louis Post-Dispatch photographer David Carson captured the moment on camera. He stopped about a block away from the incident and was taken into custody for felony fleeing. She said the incident was captured on video. Where a white man tried to run us over in his Mercedes.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:43

President Trump lashed out at the media Tuesday for what he characterized as unfair coverage of his response to violence in Charlottesville , Va., where a rally organized by white supremacists ended with the death of a counterprotester. The president also reiterated his comdemnation for hate groups. And Jeff Flake , the senator the president says no one knows, is nearly as "Never-Trump" as anyone in Congress right now.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:45

But Pakistani measures on the border have reduced the threat", Maj Gen Ghafoor said. Trump's remarks provoked hurt and outrage among many. During a meeting with David Hale, the USA ambassador in Islamabad , Pakistan's powerful Army Cheif Gen.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:33

Shirinsky is the ninth Russian diplomat to have died within a year. Shirinsky's "friendly yet professional approach" helped improve relations between Moscow and Khartoum , the Sudanese foreign ministry said. The police and the representatives of the embassy of Russian Federation have transported his body to the morgue, continued the manager. A report on the circumstances of the ambassador's death will be released as soon as detailed information is gained, the ministry said.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:20

Earlier, Prof Oloyede had explained that the target of CAPS was to streamline admission process and ensure that only candidates with the requisite qualifications were given admission into the nation's universities, polytechnics and colleges of education.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:19

His remarks, made ahead of a debate in Congress over a spending package and raising the debt ceiling, knocked the dollar lower on Wednesday. This was not the first time Trump has threatened to scrap NAFTA , but it was the first time that he did so after negotiations started, analysts said.

by | August 24, 2017 | 10:17

But more charges are expected as the investigation is still going on, Sheriff Darrin Reed said. Bone and teeth fragments, as well as scorched clothing, were found in a burn pile on her mother's property in Ozark County. Canines searched the property and one alerted on a burn pile, partially covered by fresh leaves, branches and other debris. Prior to Savannah's supposed disappearance, Ruud had contacted the local fire department on July 18 and asked for help putting out a fire on her ...

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:50

Full specifications and available configurations of the Acer Nitro 5 Spin are not yet known, and the company's announcement seems to emphasize that mobile Intel 8 generation (Coffee Lake) processors are poised to make their Acer debut in the new notebook .

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:29

The DFA cited initial reports from Consul General Lilibeth Deapera of the Philippine Consulate in Macau and Deputy Consul General Roderico Atienza of the Philippine Consulate General in Hong Kong which stated that there are no Filipino nationals among the casualties or injured by the typhoon.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:22

On August 12, a white nationalist rally in the city of Charlottesville had turned violent, with a vehicle ramming into a number of people who were protesting peacefully against the demonstration. The warning was issued on 18 August but came to light on Wednesday, the day after protests outside a rally by the United States president in Phoenix, Arizona.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:05

Without mentioning the nuclear threat or Ballistic missiles, Trump said, "Something positive may come up". The institute manufactures warheads of intercontinental ballistic missiles and also develops carbon compound material for rocket engines.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:05

The court, however, dismissed the review petition of Sasikala, lodged in Parappana Agrahara jail in Bengaluru, and also a plea on her behalf to re-open court hearing. The apex court had held that Sasikala and others had hatched one criminal conspiracy after the other at Poes Garden to launder the ill-gotten wealth of Jayalalithaa for purchasing huge properties in the names of "masked fronts".

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:00

Haitian-born member of Parliament Emmanuel Dubourg is travelling to Miami in response to the influx of Haitian asylum seekers to Canada in recent months. Of those who have arrived this year, almost 7,000 have arrived just since July, the vast majority at an unofficial crossing point between Quebec and NY.

by | August 24, 2017 | 09:00

A nine-member bench was hearing a bunch of petitions challenging the mandatory use of national identity cards, known as Aadhaar , as an infringement of privacy. Before this question can be resolved, however, it was necessary to decide if and what kind of privacy rights citizens possessed. The expression "person" includes the body as well as the inviolate personality and the privacy really is meant to indicate the realm of inviolable sanctuary that most of us sense in our beings.

by | August 24, 2017 | 08:18

I want to acknowledge it", Tillerson told reporters at a news conference here yesterday. "He mentioned that it was a humanitarian thing, whether or not he would advocate it and move it forward, he indicated he had reached out for talks and there hasn't been a response back, to my knowledge or what he shared with us, from North Korea ", said Maloney.

by | August 24, 2017 | 08:07

It took the riders six weeks to complete the Hajj Ride , which started from London. They crossed all kinds of terrain ranging from roads to mountains and had to endure harsh weather conditions that include unbearable heats, rain, and storm.

by | August 24, 2017 | 08:07

According to the Wall Street Journal , the roughly three-page memo gives Defense Secretary Gen. James Mattis full authority over whether or not current transgender service members would be allowed to continue serving or be removed from the military.

by | August 24, 2017 | 07:35

In the ruling, Ramos said the law violated the Voting Rights Act, as well as the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendments of the US Constitution. "Along with continued provisions that contribute to the discriminatory effects of the photo ID law, SB 5 on its face embodies some of the indicia of discriminatory goal - particularly with respect to the enhancement of the threat of prosecution for perjury regarding a crime unrelated to the stated objective of preventing inperson voter impersonation ...

by | August 24, 2017 | 07:26

The 18-year-old called 911 after she realized the family's white Maltese, Maggie, was missing. One of the men distracted the victim, leaving the other alone in the house. The department is looking for anyone who may have seen Maggie or who has information about the case. Investigators say the man whom the woman invited over brought another man with him.

by | August 24, 2017 | 07:28

But as she continued "shopping", she started hiding bottles in her trousers and even her top. An unidentified woman can be seen on surveillance video hiding bottles in her purse and under her clothes. Police are offering a $300 reward for information in this case. The report said others may have been involved in the crime and are also wanted for questioning.

by | August 24, 2017 | 07:13

Tillerson said the US would up the pressure on Pakistan to stop housing the terrorist networks that are fueling the war in Afghanistan. "No country in the world has suffered more than Pakistan from the scourge of terrorism, often perpetrated from outside our borders".

by | August 24, 2017 | 07:16

Hours later, members of the group carried out a similar attack in Cambrils further south. Reached by phone, Maret declined to identify the suspect or indicate whether he was in custody or was killed during Spanish police operations following the attacks.

by | August 24, 2017 | 06:43

He added, however: "We need to see more on their part". "If they do not, North Korea will be the big victor", he said . The Treasury Department has blocked from dealing with the USA 10 foreign companies and six individuals in response to their involvement in activities that are deemed to support North Korea's efforts to develop nuclear and ballistic missile programs.