by | August 30, 2017 | 07:52

Tuesday's decree did not mention who in the opposition would be targeted as "traitors of the patria", but it comes after Maduro personally singled out Julio Borges, the head of the opposition controlled congress. Since 2014, the year after Maduro took office, the economy has shrunk 35 percent - more than the USA did during the Great Depression. U.S. officials contend the sanctions were crafted to avoid causing harm to ordinary Venezuelans and punish a government that U.S.

by | August 30, 2017 | 07:32

They also say the agencies need to improve existing reception centers in Libya , where some migrants have reported being beaten, malnourished and tortured. Promoters of the Migration Enlightenment Project in Nigeria explained that the campaign, which would run up until the end the year, would highlight the risks of irregular migration to Europe and the legal requirements for regular migration with the overall objective of promoting safe migration.

by | August 30, 2017 | 07:18

Nine more deaths of children were reported on August 19 from the BRD Medical College. In its report, the IMA had said that the liquid oxygen supplier of the hospital had not been paid his dues since the last five months and cleanliness of the hospital was also unsatisfactory.

by | August 30, 2017 | 07:04

President Donald Trump on Friday morning continued his campaign to blame Congress for any upcoming struggle to pass major legislation. The Treasury Department has said the ceiling must be raised by September 29. "Anyone who suggests otherwise is clearly not part of the conversation", McConnell said in a statement Wednesday. Many people might dismiss this as more of Trump's grandstanding tactics, on which he often fails to follow through, but experts are saying that a government ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:46

After a dry Tuesday with thickening clouds, showers will arrive from the south, impacting the South Coast first around likely around sunset, between 6-9 p.m., the rain then expands northward during the overnight to around the Merrimack Valley, dropping generally a quarter to a half inch of rain over Southern New England, less in the Merrimack Valley, and closer to an inch or a little more than that from Chatham to Nantucket.

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:38

Beyond the sale of the planes, the decision also involves the commitment of the US government to provide training and support to the Nigerian military including "instruction on rules of engagement and human rights to help prevent civilian casualties".

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:36

Mr. Yadav was speaking at the massive BJP bhagao, Desh bachao (oust BJP, save country) rally at the Gandhi Maidan here, organised by the Rashtriya Janata Dal ( RJD ). Mr Yadav has incurred disqualification by participating in the programme, of a rival party, if one went by what the 10th Schedule of the Constitution says, the JD (U ) general secretary said.

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:33

As Harvey continues to devastate Houston with its relentless rain, hundreds of thousands of displaced homeowners worry about the fate of their property. The new law applies to a variety of property damages involving "forces of nature" such as lightning, hail, rainstorms, flood, wind, snowstorms, wildfire, tornadoes - or hurricanes.

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:28

Louisiana Gov John Bel Edwards wrote to President Trump on Sunday requesting that he declare an Emergency Disaster for the state. Around 13 million people are under flood watches and warnings stretching from Corpus Christi to New Orleans as the remnants of Hurricane Harvey menace the already drenched Texas and Louisiana.

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:24

Taylor Foy, a spokesman for Judiciary Chair Chuck Grassley , reportedly confirmed Trump Jr .'s agreement but, according to CNN, wouldn't identify the date of the hearing. Donald Trump Jr. has agreed to a private, sit-down interview in regards to Russia's role in the 2016 election. The eldest Trump son cut a deal with lawmakers, according to CNN, so that he would not have to testify in public about his meeting with a Russian lawyer, who had promised him dirt on Hillary Clinton in June ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:23

Trump sought to assign blame if the US Congress fails to reach agreement on raising the cap on the amount the federal government may borrow, with a deadline to do so just weeks away. With the midterm elections fast approaching, Decision Desk HQ crunches the numbers based on current polling and finds that while the Democrats are likely to win a strong majority of the votes for House seats, it won't result in taking control of that chamber of Congress.

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:24

Maryam started the campaign by visiting the Mazar of great saint Hazrat Data Gunj Baksh. The apex court had also ordered to create NAB references against Maryam Nawaz, Nawaz Sharif, Hussain Nawaz, Hassan Nawaz, Captain Safdar and Ishaq Dar.

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:22

According to an Associated Press report , 15 of the individuals facing formal charges are Turkish security officials, who were seen roughing up protesters in various videos posted after the skirmish. The goons are accused of conspiring to attack Armenian and Kurdish demonstrators - which is punishable by up to 15 years in prison - as well as assaulting United States law enforcement who tried to intervene.

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:11

Highs generally mid 80s. Other than some patchy drizzle to start the day, it will be dry with mostly cloudy skies throughout much of the day. Rain bands peeling off the northwestern most side of the storm will affect the Concho Valley and Heartland areas over the next coming days.

by | August 30, 2017 | 06:10

Breitbart , which is focused on destroying Bannon's former White House rivals, spent the weekend attacking both Gorka's " globalist " foes and the " low level White House staffer " who " inaccurately claimed " he did not resign. This came to a head, the ex- White House adviser said, when President Trump gave his Afghanistan speech last week and didn't utter the words 'radical Islamic terrorism, ' Gorka said.

by | August 30, 2017 | 05:02

Officials in Harris County, where Houston is located, said reservoirs built to handle drainage water were beginning to overflow yesterday. Trump was expected to visit Corpus Christi and Austin on Tuesday to be briefed on the first major US natural disaster of his presidency.

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:50

Mr Juncker said the United Kingdom "hesitates showing all its cards" but added: 'I did read, with the requisite attention, all the papers produced by Her Majesty's Government and none of those is actually satisfactory. Open Britain called on government to explain its post-Brexit plan to retain these agreements and demanded guarantees that any new trade deal with the United States will not result in worse terms in these areas.

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:35

The national average price of gasoline was $2.36 Monday, up almost 4 cents from a week ago and up 15.4 cents a gallon from a year ago. "There are some concerns about supplies over the next several days", Albert Said. Eight refineries were shut down because of the hurricane, taking more than 2 million barrels out of the market. The Midwest could see per-gallon increases of between 10 cents and 25 cents.

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:29

The children's great-uncle, who was driving the vehicle, managed to crawl out before the vehicle became fully submerged in water, KHOU reported . Before Sammy left, Danny asked him to take his four grandchildren along: Devy Salidvar, 16, Domonic Saldivar, 14, Xavier Saldivar , 8, and Daisy Saldivar , 6.

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:24

A former Trump adviser reveals that some West Wing advisers describe Ivanka Trump as "the princess royal" behind her back. "One well-connected strategist in NY told me that the two were eyeing a move at the end of the school year in 2018", the report reads, adding assertively: "Kushner and Ivanka will leave the White House at some point".

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:20

Ukrainian military expert Alexey Arestovich said earlier this year that Russian Federation plans to threaten Poland and Lithuania with the "soft occupation" of Belarus during the war games. Full, accurate and timely information about the exercise will be provided by the media outlets, including "The Belarusian military newspaper". North Atlantic Treaty Organisation has also deployed about 1,000 soldiers in each of the Baltic states and Poland in response to growing concern over Russian ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 04:19

SPA reporters spotted a wide smile and difficult-to-describe feelings of happiness of one of the most elderly pilgrims this year as she, and her two companions, were bestowed warm welcome and generous hospitality by Saudi officers of immigration and Haj-related authorities at Jeddah's King Abdulaziz International airport.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:53

Much like our president , Watters seemed to take a certain amount of glee in discussing the catastrophic flooding in Houston, enthusiastically telling his audience, "I've seen some incredible things out there just looking at television over the weekend".

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:50

The government has said she is overseas but has not confirmed where she is. However, he did not discount the possibilities of involvement by errant government officials in assisting her escape and promised to get to the bottom of the matter.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:16

An uncomfortable interview between a CNN reporter and a distressed survivor of Hurricane Harvey became the latest fodder for the Trump administration's never-ending crusade against the media. "Yeah, that's a lot of s-t". With me shivering cold! As she spoke, Danielle raised her voice nearly to a scream at Flores, who repeated: "Sorry, I'm so sorry" as she put down the microphone and raised it again.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:10

The entire Texas National Guard is involved in rescue and recovery operations - bringing the total deployment of about 12,000 guardsmen to Corpus Christi, Houston and the surrounding areas. Thousands have been forced to flee their homes with damage estimated to be in the billions of dollars. "We can't get caught up in who's to blame or any of that", Bun B said.

by | August 30, 2017 | 03:05

Most importantly, the whole situation also required to take Bhutan along as the Chinese were saying it was their issue with Bhutan and India had no role to play in it. Citing a senior government official, The Hindu had reported that the trip is likely to include a one-on-one meeting between Prime Minister Modi and President Xi Jinping on September 4.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:36

Detectives from Cobb to Butts to Monroe counties searched for Ramos after police identified him in the video. Harris, a special education instructional assistant, attended the rally with friends to show his opposition to the white nationalist groups, his attorney said.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:34

His death has triggered widespread public protests against the violent police crackdown. De los Santos' parents Saldy and Lorenza on Friday filed murder and torture charges against policemen involved in the operation: Caloocan City Police Station 7 head Chief Insp.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:32

The mother of four explains her concern at her son's school telling him 'he could wear a dress next year if he felt like it'. "You can say no". But it features another unidentified woman who claims: "When same-sex marriage passes as law overseas, this type of [school] program becomes widespread and compulsory".

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:50

North Korea on Tuesday fired a midrange ballistic missile created to carry a nuclear payload that flew over US ally Japan and splashed into the northern Pacific Ocean. Tuesday's missile launch over Hokkaido came as Japan deployed new PAC-3 interceptors. Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff on Tuesday said the South Korean and USA militaries were analyzing the launch and didn't immediately confirm how far the projectile traveled and where it landed.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:28

Trump's presidential campaign", Cohen wrote . He said the deal got abandoned within weeks, and that Russian government approval for the project was needed. Neither responded immediately to a request for comment. In January, he tweeted: 'Russia has never tried to use leverage over me. In his statement , Cohen denied any links between Trump's business ambitions in Moscow and his political ambitions.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:23

There has been no formal tasking [yet] of Title 10 DOD units", the colonel added. Along with the soldiers Nebraska sent two UH-0 Blackhawk helicopters and two CH-47 Chinook helicopters to that region. Within a day, roughly 1,000 Texas National Guard troops are about to join the 3,000 now engaged in rescue and recovery efforts, according to Witham, the director of domestic operations for the National Guard Bureau.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:21

Murrell also maintains that the shooting did not happen on her property and said police have not contacted her about the investigation. Investigators recovered several shell casings from the parking lot, Hood said. The sheriff's statement said the victim wasn't cooperative with investigators who spoke to him at a Tuscaloosa hospital. "The case is pending". The sophomore lineman was projected as a starter for Alabama heading into the season opener against Florida State but his status in the ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 00:56

This team will be heading to Katy, Texas, a suburb of Houston that has been hit hard. Citizens with boats in Texas get to work after Harvey to "go try to save some lives". "Trained Salvation Army staff and volunteers will be ready with a hot meal, a snack and a cup of coffee or bottled water for first responders and survivors", said Alvin Migues, Emergency Disaster Services Director for The Salvation Army in Texas.