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by | August 27, 2017 | 21:08

Those who claim to be outside the four main schools of Sunni Islam, like the Shia Muslims and the followers of the Ahl-i-Hadith tradition do not follow the practice of instant triple talaq . "The Supreme Court has observed that issues like halala and polygamy etc will be separately taken up for consideration". Given the enormous workload of the Supreme Court, assembly of a five-judge bench is a rare thing.

by | August 27, 2017 | 20:21

The new firing of north Korean missiles, while Washington had just congratulated himself on a certain "containment" of North Korea, "are a provocation", which shows that Pyongyang is "not ready yet" to talk, said on Sunday the us secretary of State Rex Tillerson .

by | August 27, 2017 | 20:16

The launches come as tens of thousands of South Korean and USA troops take part in joint military drills in the south of the peninsula, which the North views as highly provocative. Prior to Saturday, the most recent launch by North Korea was on July 28, when it test-fired a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile, the second that month.

by | August 27, 2017 | 19:33

Dave Benham says the two missiles flew about 250 kilometres (155 miles). "The military is keeping a tight surveillance over the North to cope with further provocations", the South Korean defence ministry said . "The second missile launch at 12:07 p.m. appears to have blown up nearly immediately". The North in turn warned that it would fire four ballistic missiles in a "ring of fire" around Guam, home to major American military bases in the Western Pacific.

by | August 27, 2017 | 19:16

In early August, Trump decided that with his military threats against North Korea, he would go ahead and threaten Venezuela as well, which got a lot of push back from countries in the region. Venezuela has been embroiled in a political and economic crisis for months that has left over 100 people dead and triggered political changes that critics call anti-democratic power-grabs by President Maduro.

by | August 27, 2017 | 19:16

Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Friday that there were no safe havens for terrorists in Pakistan, stating that the country's military had conducted decisive operations against militants. "We want peace in Afghanistan because that is essential for Pakistan". While some analysts suggest Islamabad could be declared a state sponsor of terrorism by the USA, the Trump administration has publicly hinted it is considering stripping Pakistan off its status of a non-NATO ally.

by | August 27, 2017 | 19:13

The move - which positions Labour firmly as the party of soft Brexit - in effect means it wants minimal change in the years immediately after the United Kingdom leaves the bloc. The party says it would accept the rules of the Single Market and the Customs Union for a transitional period that could last up to four years, beyond the UK's formal EU departure date of March 2019.

by | August 27, 2017 | 19:03

Tal Afar is located 70 kilometres (40 miles) west of Mosul, where the militant group declared its "caliphate" in 2014 before being ousted from the city in July. Several divisions of Iraqi security, including the American-trained Counter Terrorism Forces, were advancing on Tal Afar from different sides. "But they've been defeated, God willing", he said.

by | August 27, 2017 | 18:42

Sidelined AIADMK deputy general secretary TTV Dinakaran on Sunday stepped up his fight against the ruling faction by removing Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edapaddi Palaniswami from the post of Salem district secretary. Refuting the charges that his party was trying to grab power "through the backdoor", Stalin said the AIADMK government would fall because of its internal conflict and that the DMK will have nothing to do with it.

by | August 27, 2017 | 17:54

Iron ore arrivals from North Korea in July also sank to their weakest since February, while China's gasoline exports to the isolated state hit their lowest since January 2016. Those sanctions banned North Korean exports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and seafood. Last week, Beijing issued an official ban on the imports effective from August 15 as it moved to implement the sanctions.

by | August 27, 2017 | 17:54

After China's strong message defending Pakistan's role in Afghanistan and asking the global community to acknowledge its sacrifices in war against terrorism, Russian Federation has echoed similar sentiments following US President Donald Trump's allegations that Pakistan was offering safe haven to terrorists.

by | August 27, 2017 | 17:52

Essentially, most people believed the press release was an attempt to have it both ways: an appeal to those who might not mind a border wall without explicitly coming out in favor of it. Rep. Nita Lowey of NY, the top Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, said that funding Trump's wall is a "non-starter for Democrats, particularly at a time of such real need in our communities".

by | August 27, 2017 | 17:34

Earlier in a phone call to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, China's top diplomat Yang Jiechi urged the US to value Pakistan's role in Afghanistan. Beijing and Moscow have come to Pakistan's defense in light of President Donald Trump's Afghan and Pakistan strategy unveiled last Monday. He also discussed aftermaths of US President Donald Trump's statement with ousted premier, sources said.

by | August 27, 2017 | 17:32

In a blistering attack, the Evening Standard accused Theresa May of sticking with false information about the levels of students who remained in the United Kingdom illegally after finishing their studies so she did not have to change her policy.

by | August 27, 2017 | 17:09

He was convicted of criminal contempt a year ago for defying a 2011 court order to stop detaining people based on suspicion of their immigration status with no evidence those people had committed another crime. Jeff Flake is weak, and he's failed us in the Senate". Kelli Ward is not a conservative, she's just full of insane ideas and WRONG for Arizona! President Trump, w ho appeared to encourage Ward by name in a tweet last week, is holding a rally here in Phoenix.

by | August 27, 2017 | 17:00

The preparations for the rally "Desh Bachao BJP Bhagao", which are scheduled to be held in Patna , on Thursday, have been completed. Among those, who attended the rally, were JDU's Sharad Yadav, West Bengal chief minister, Mamata Banerjee , Ghulam Nabi Azad of Congress, former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav , RJD supremo, Lalu Prasad Yadav and his sons Tejashwi Yadav and Tej Pratap Yadav.

by | August 27, 2017 | 16:52

Though it mellowed fast, experts warn the storm's destruction is probably just beginning. Weather.com reported that the dog is a golden retriever named Otis and was roaming around a Sinton, Texas neighborhood after his owner let him out.

by | August 27, 2017 | 16:41

Myanmar, runners-up at the 2015 SEA Games in Singapore after losing 3-0 to Thailand in the gold medal match, finished second behind Malaysia in Group A, but will have had an extra day's rest before the semi-finals. "Our players are exhausted whereas Myanmar have had an additional day to rest as they finished their group matches a day ahead of us". "Thailand may have beaten us last month, but this match will be different, especially in front of our fans".

by | August 27, 2017 | 15:26

Mohammed Shafi, who lives in a Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh, said his cousin in Myanmar had told him by telephone "the military is everywhere". Hundreds of men from the persecuted group appear to have organised under the banner of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA), which claims to be leading the insurgency that has scorched the area since October a year ago.

by | August 27, 2017 | 14:58

The first and third missiles failed in flight, while the second appears to have blown up nearly immediately, said U.S. Pacific Command in Hawaii, which monitors North Korean missiles. Washington has repeatedly urged China, North Korea's main ally and trading partner, to do more to rein in Pyongyang. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said Trump has been briefed and "we are monitoring the situation".

by | August 27, 2017 | 14:33

Abbott in a news conference said the state has expanded its disaster declaration to 20 more counties for a total of 50 counties. "Our client assistance cards are loaded with cash, we can go out and hand those to people who have been impacted by these storms", Stacy Burks, Executive Director with the Red Cross of Southern Missouri, said.

by | August 27, 2017 | 14:13

The U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM) also said, "Initial assessment indicates three short-range ballistic missile launches". North Korea likely fired the missiles in response to military exercises under way in South Korea involving tens of thousands of USA and South Korean troops, military experts said.

by | August 27, 2017 | 12:57

Bill Palatucci, an RNC committeeman from New Jersey who sponsored the resolution, said it was imperative for the organization to take a formal position making clear it condemns white supremacists. Democrats were out in front from the very beginning of the attacks in Charlottesville condemning all racist hate groups, the KKK, neo-Nazis, white supremacists, white nationalists, and the so-called "alt-right".

by | August 27, 2017 | 12:53

Asked if President Trump believes that Cuba is involved in the attacks on USA personnel, Sanders replied, "I can't comment on that at this time". Canada is not automatically assuming that Cuba was behind an alleged "acoustic attack" against USA and Canadian personnel in Havana and has no plans to expel Cuban diplomats, an official said on Friday.

by | August 27, 2017 | 11:48

Northeast Lebanon saw one of the worst spillovers of Syria's war into Lebanon in 2014, when Islamic State and other militants briefly overran the border town of Arsal. Al-Nusra and Daesh each executed two of their hostages, and a fifth died of wounds sustained during the fighting in Arsal. Sixteen were released in a prisoner swap in December 2015.

by | August 27, 2017 | 11:35

Swift's sound grew increasingly pop-oriented as she went along, culminating in 2012's Red . Taylor Swift is making an impact in a big way! Right Said Fred, who received a writing credit on the song, seemed pleased with it. Two depicted the front cover of Reputation magazine, a collectible "album" of art and behind-the-scenes images. While tweeting screenshots of the " Look what you made me do " teaser and the video from " Lemonade ", one fan wrote: " Lemonade and Minute Maid".

by | August 27, 2017 | 10:38

Raymond continues to find holes in the woman's lawsuit by claiming she knew the risk of getting any STD when she made a decision to engage in "casual, unprotected sexual intercourse and/or oral sex" with the ATL native. The star denies her accusation and claims her lawsuit does not mention whether she was tested for the illness before she began a sexual relationship with him.

by | August 27, 2017 | 10:35

Trent Franks before the rally took place. Trump defenders say the president rips the press because they deserve it; critics say his constant barrage exposes the president as "unhinged" and self-destructive. NBC's Willie Geist reported last week that "sources close" to Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who unsuccessfully sought the Republican nomination for president in 2016, say there is an growing sense of "moral imperative" to primary the president in the wake of the Charlottesville violence.

by | August 27, 2017 | 09:49

Rafa Benitez's men have lost their first two games, and some experts are already tipping them as favourites to get back to the second tier next year. "It's always good to win, but especially when you have time to enjoy [during the worldwide break]". The game represents a clash between the clubs now sitting in 17th and 20th place in the division, with Newcastle better off only on goal difference.

by | August 27, 2017 | 09:23

Hundreds of thousands marched in Barcelona in a show of unity on Saturday evening amid chants of "I am not afraid" after two Islamist militant attacks in the Spanish region of Catalonia last week left 15 dead. "There, with all of Catalan society and all of Spain ... we will once again give a clear message of unity and condemnation of terrorism, and of love for the city of Barcelona ", he added.

by | August 27, 2017 | 08:37

Legislation to raise the debt ceiling is traditionally opposed by the right wing of the Republican Party and passes only on the basis of bipartisan deal making between the Republicans and Democrats , regardless of the size of the Republican majority in either house of Congress.

by | August 27, 2017 | 08:03

Veterans now could wait five years or more to resolve their disability appeals. The president heralded veterans in the audience and around the country, and also called Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin "a true reformer". Our unrivaled expertise is often challenged by a labyrinthine, protracted review process where a growing backlog, coupled with inconsistent and arbitrary decisions, hurt those who rate the benefits they're pursuing.

by | August 27, 2017 | 07:43

The petition urged apex court to quash July 28 judgment in Panama leaks case. Challenging appointment of supervisory judge for NAB references, the petitioner [Nawaz Sharif] said that proceedings of trial court can not be monitored under the law, adding that the apex court's order for deciding the reference within six months would influence the case.

by | August 27, 2017 | 07:09

He immediately drew attention to another group of people: "And just so you know from the Secret Service, there aren't too many people outside protesting, OK". "Phoenix crowd last night was unbelievable - a packed house". I live in the "Trumpiest" county in the "Trumpiest" state in the nation. "Not a fan of Jeff Flake, weak on crime & border!" another tweet said.

by | August 27, 2017 | 06:24

On Wednesday, Trump made a fresh pitch for unity before a veteran's group in Reno, Nevada. Trump, however, struck a drastically different tone yesterday and called for healing "the wounds that divide us". Sixty-two of respondents say the president is doing more to divide the country, while 31 percent say he is doing more to unite the country. Much of the decline in Trump's approval rating appears to have come from self-identified Republican voters - 73 percent, down from 81 percent last ...