by | September 01, 2017 | 02:14

The deal ended a week-long offensive with the Lebanese army on one front and Hezbollah with the Syrian army on the other against IS' mountainous enclave straddling the Lebanon-Syria border. Asked whether the presence of civilians had prompted the coalition to bomb the road instead of the convoy itself, Dillon said that would be "consistent" with protocol.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:09

Earlier, he had served in the Home ministry as joint and additional secretaries. Senior IAS officer Rajiv Gauba of Jharkhand cadre has succeeded Mehrishi as the Home Secretary. "Hailing from Punjab, the 1959 born Gauba is a Physics graduate". Asked about the recent stand-off between Indian and Chinese forces in Dokalam and Ladakh, the home secretary said the Indo Tibetan Border Police, which comes under the home ministry, is not deployed in Doka La but in Ladakh only.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:59

Security Council Wednesday voted to renew the mandate of the U.N. peacekeeping force in Lebanon for a further year, with some minor adjustments. On Wednesday night during the Security Council debate about the mandate renewal, Mr Haley returned to the fray, claiming the "clouds of war" were gathering in south Lebanon and once again attacking Maj-Gen Beary.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:57

According to the report, Iran's stock of low-enriched uranium did not exceed the agreed limit of 300 kilograms while its stock of heavy water remained below the ceiling of 130 tonnes after the country exported 19.1 tonnes. But they said Washington has not provided such indications to back up its pressure on the IAEA to make such a request. In remarks broadcast by state TV, he said the sites and all information about them are "classified".

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:53

The American people voted for immigration control. The prototypes have to have "anti-climb" features to deter illegal immigrants from sneaking into the United States. Since the campaign, Trump has scaled back his wall ambitions, admitting that a continuous barrier would not be possible - nor necessary - given natural barriers such as lakes, rivers, and mountains.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:53

With this, explosive details from their past relationship were coming out in the open. She said, "Call him here and ask him every question, because I was not the one to send the notice". The channel recently released promo where she can be seen talking about the mental problems she suffered during the whole controversy with Hrithik Roshan.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:47

The decision came after a deep review of strategy in which United States military leaders convinced Trump to back off his election campaign pledge to pull out of the war-torn country. Any increase of several thousand troops would leave USA forces in Afghanistan well below their peak of more than 100,000 troops in 2011, when Washington was under huge domestic political pressure to draw down the costly operation.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:45

In addition, Patel announced an extended five-year package of help, worth another £200m, to prevent 1.5 million people from languishing in starvation and to help a 100,000 boys and girls to acquire formal education. British military teams will also continue to help prepare Abuja's security forces for counter-insurgency operations , having already helped to train 28,500 Nigerian personnel.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:45

The magazine depicts Nazi flags and people giving the Nazi salute being overwhelmed by water, while a cover line translates to "God exists!" Harris County - in which Houston is located, and the epicenter of Hurricane Harvey - overwhelmingly voted for Hillary Clinton, not a typical favorite of Nazis .

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:44

Trump's job, as in her husband's, details matter. On Wednesday, the White House clarified what Trump meant by his statements, saying the President met with all the officials who witnessed the damage themselves. Detail of Melania Trump's Adidas shoes, left, and Donald Trump's Nikes. The first lady started her morning in Texas wearing a classic stiletto but by the afternoon, the former model proved to the Twitterverse that she can pull off a look with a classic sneaker, too.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:36

Officials acknowledge the grim reality that fatalities linked to Harvey could soar once the devastating floodwaters recede. Houston police Chief Art Acevedo tells The Associated Press he has no information about the KHOU report but added that he's "really anxious about how many bodies we're going to find" from Harvey's devastating flooding.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:35

He said 14 people were injured and were taken to nearby hospitals. A 90-member team of the National Disaster Response Force is also involved in the operations. In July, 17 people were killed in a building collapse in Ghatkopar, an eastern suburb of Mumbai city. Flooding and torrential rain are suspected of weakening poorly built structures.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:29

City officials were preparing to shelter some 19,000 people as the slow-moving storm lingers over the state, with thousands more expected to flee the area as the flooding entered its fourth day. The storm has continued to take a toll even as the weather outlook improved slightly. Houston officials have imposed an overnight curfew running from midnight until 5am, but that hasn't stopped dozens of people from breaking into homes and stores looking for cash and other items.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:28

It wouldn't have been quite this close were it not for Trump voters , 75% of whom said they see journalists as a greater threat. For comparison, Congress hit a low 9 percent approval in October 2013 following the government shutdown over the budget.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:24

As far as Beijing is concerned, the last thing it wanted is probably India's boycott of the BRICS summit, which is one of the most, if not the most, eagerly awaited global events in China this year. "The world is paying great attention to the BRICS Summit". China's trade with BRICS countries experienced fast growth in the first seven months, a spokesperson with the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said Thursday.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:00

If you would like to donate to the workers at El Bolillo Bakery , you can visit their GoFundMe page here. Alvarado said that although they did not count how many loaves were baked, he estimated that more around 4,000 pieces of bread were baked.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:00

Uruguay's last win in the World Cup Qualifiers was against to Ecuador (2-1) at Estadio Centenario on 10th November 2016. "We must always look at the reality of the situation and there are some aspects that we still don't know". "When we talked with Gonzalo, we told him why we didn't call him up". "It's not just another game coming up", Uruguay defender Diego Godin said .

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:00

The theme park group announced that Six Flags Great America will be the home of the 100-foot tall coaster that will be the world's largest loop coaster. Starting August 31 through September 4, guests will receive a free upgrade to a Gold Season Pass with every pass purchased. Fright Fest and Holiday in the Park are registered trademarks of Six Flags Theme Parks Inc.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:53

As for the Charlotte firefighters, one team has already been in Texas helping out for several days. The Adjutant General's Office says the Kansas teams will search for and transport any people and animals stranded by flood waters. Forty-two mobile kitchens and two field kitchens have been deployed by The Salvation Army in Texas, each with the capability of serving an average of 1,500 meals per day.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:39

Relying on Democrats is already a familiar approach for House Speaker Paul Ryan . For one thing, most Republicans, including Trump, want to move on to a sweeping revamp of the tax code, and a shutdown debacle would only make tax legislation more hard.

by | September 01, 2017 | 00:25

Anatoly Antonov flew into Washington on Thursday, hours after the State Department's announcement of the closure. "Speaking like Lenin, we don't need hysterical impulses", citing a Lenin maxim. Annexes in NY and Washington that house trade missions also must close by Saturday. The official briefed reporters on a telephone conference call on condition of anonymity.

by | August 31, 2017 | 23:28

At an event, the UP chief minister, Yogi Adityanath , dumped salt onto the bleeding wounds of Lucknow , bereaving the loss of over a hundred babies in different incidents of medical apathy, asking if people will soon leave babies to state care.

by | August 31, 2017 | 23:15

Police have said they arrested a man who was carrying a four-foot sword and that three officers suffered minor injuries in the process. Choudhury allegedly aimed a blue Toyota Prius at a marked police vehicle, and repeatedly shouted "Allahu Akbar" before he was incapacitated with CS spray.

by | August 31, 2017 | 20:48

WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Mostly cloudy skies and mild temperatures will develop, with the chance for a few rain showers. Rain chances ramp up from the south and east as Harvey ejects, with peak rain chances and amounts occurring from late Thursday , through Thursday night and into the day Friday .

by | August 31, 2017 | 20:28

It was eight days since she had visited Hoehn and Crews' upstairs apartment in Fargo, North Dakota on the pretext of helping Crews with a dress fitting. "This is our baby, this is our family", Crews reportedly told him. In his interview with police, Hoehn admitted he threw away garbage bags carrying bloody towels and his bloody shoes into a dumpster somewhere in the neighboring city, the affidavit said.

by | August 31, 2017 | 19:48

Saudi Arabia's Red Crescent said it had deployed 326 ambulances along the pilgrimage route to handle health emergencies. Iranian pilgrims were absent from last year's hajj for the first time in decades after the regional rivals failed to agree on security and logistics.

by | August 31, 2017 | 19:52

They are significant actions of provocation. "With this in mind I have asked Prime Minister May for her continued consideration for ensuring transparency and predictability so as to minimise its impact on the business activities, including the Japanese companies".

by | August 31, 2017 | 19:50

All told, gasoline futures have surged by 13% since Friday afternoon, before Harvey disrupted a huge chunk of the nation's ability to turn oil into gasoline and other products like jet fuel. Prices are likely to rise even more in the Gulf Coast. States along the Gulf Coast and east of the Mississippi River will feel the biggest impact over the next seven to 10 days.

by | August 31, 2017 | 19:30

The Swiss President is on a three-day visit to India. He said that Indian traditional medicine can play an important role in health and wellness and thanked Switzerland for giving ayurveda its due recognition. Modi visited Switzerland in June 2016 in what was the first prime ministerial visit from India to that country in several decades. "We hope by end of this year, this (law on automatic exchange of information) will be passed and be operational by 2019 when the first exchange can take ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 19:32

Meanwhile, ahead of the judgment on Thursday, parents of Aditya Sachdeva had pinned their hopes on the law. Police had filed a chargesheet in a Gaya court against Rocky and another accused in connection with the murder. While Rocky Yadav was found guilty of IPC sections 302 (murder), 323 (voluntarily causing hurt) and 427 (mischief causing damage) and section 27 of the Arms Act, Bindi Yadav has been held guilty under sections 212 (harbouring the offender) and 177 (furnishing false ...

by | August 31, 2017 | 17:50

Under the command of the Iraqi prime minister, all branches of the Iraqi forces took part in the liberation of Tal Afar - the 9th, 15th and 16th Iraqi Army Divisions, the Counter Terrorism Service, the Federal Police and Emergency Response Division, Iraqi local police, the Popular Mobilization Forces and the Kurdistan Regional Government's peshmerga, officials said.

by | August 31, 2017 | 17:47

More than 50 countries, including the United States, Nepal, Britain and South Africa, criminalise marital rape. The central government in its affidavit to the Delhi High Court on Monday stated that what "may appear to be marital rape" to a wife "may not appear so to others".

by | August 31, 2017 | 17:41

The paper described Feinstein, who served as mayor of San Francisco for a decade, as "wildly popular" but said even she "can get into trouble" for saying anything nice about the president. The San Francisco Democrat was asked about the pardon of former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio at a lecture in San Francisco. And she denounced Trump's response to the violence that followed a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this month.

by | August 31, 2017 | 17:30

Congressman Jeff Denham (CA-10) on Tuesday joined Central Valley Dreamer Tomas Evangelista to reaffirm his support for Dreamers and the DACA program, and called on his colleagues in Congress on both sides of the aisle to join together to pass legislation to protect Dreamers facing the imminent threat of a DACA repeal.

by | August 31, 2017 | 17:29

Operators of the IntelliCard, Intellimali, are responsible for administering payments to students and have accepted responsibility for the error. A South African university's student had mistakenly received a sum of 14 million South African Rand, which amounts to Rs 6.8crore, as loan in her bank account five months ago, and has now spent nearly half of it.