by | January 21, 2018 | 02:09

The UN and various human rights organisations have said there was clear evidence of abuses in Myanmar , with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights calling the Army's operations "ethnic cleansing". "We want safe zones in Arakan [Rakhine] before repatriation", Mohibullah, a refugee and former teacher told Agence France-Presse (AFP) by phone from Cox's Bazar, where the camps are located.

by | January 21, 2018 | 02:05

Trump was said to have uttered "s***hole" during last Thursday's conversation in the Oval Office, a version backed up by Durbin some Republicans. Jackson has cared for three presidents since joining the White House medical unit in 2006.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:59

Pakistan's Permanent Representative to the UN Maleeha Lodhi said, "Those who talk of changing mindset need to look within, at their own record of subversion against my country as our capture of an Indian spy has proven beyond doubt". "If we do so, the decay, which has been inflicted on Afghanistan, can be made reversible", he added. Akbaruddin also targetted Pakistan over the attacks on India's Pathankot airbase in January 2016.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:59

Jackson, said the 71-year-old president received a ideal score on a cognitive test. Jackson is providing a more detailed readout Tuesday following Trump's first physical last Friday at the Walter Reed military hospital. "All data indicates the president is healthy and will remain so for the duration of his presidency", he added. Trump had responded by referring to himself as a "stable genius", and requested the cognitive exam.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:59

Hours after the US government announced it would again begin processing renewal applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals due to a federal court order, President Trump claimed that the program - which has granted a temporary legal reprieve to people who were brought to the USA illegally as children - was "probably dead".

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:57

In Washington, D.C. - where a year ago hundreds of thousands of people swarmed the National Mall , many wearing pink " pussyhats " - protesters gathered around 11 the reflecting pool in front of the Lincoln Memorial. Fawzia Mirza drew cheers from the crowd as she kicked off the event with a reference to the partial government shutdown, which began hours earlier.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:59

I'm very lucky that there's still a zero. "I think game-wise, my level was good". South Korean Hyeon Chung does not appear especially intimidating with his Zen-like demeanor and white-framed spectacles but as German wunderkind Alex Zverev will testify, the 21-year-old should come with a health warning.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:52

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said Friday he would stand in a presidential election due to take place in March. Candidates will register from 20 to 29 January. In all cases, no one person can support more than one candidate. "Regardless of who your vote will be for, all that I wish of you (is that you) show the world your participation in the elections and choose whoever you wish to", said Sisi.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:52

Republican Senator David Perdue of Georgia came to President Trump's defense Sunday after he said reports of the president's choice of words during a meeting on immigration last week were "a gross misrepresentation". "I didn't hear that word either", he said on CBS' " Face the Nation ". "Take them out", the Washington Post quoted Mr. Trump as venting. Trump's homeland security secretary, Kirstjen Nielsen , was even less firm, saying she didn't "recall him saying that exact phrase".

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:51

Supreme Court. However, two similar cases are now under consideration by the U.S. Supreme Court-one in Wisconsin claiming that Republicans drew congressional maps to partisan advantage and another claiming that Democrats did the same in Maryland.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:49

The sudden flurry of sports diplomacy contrasts tensions that have risen on the Korean peninsula in recent years amid a growing number of nuclear weapons and ballistic missile tests by the North, as well as increasingly threatening rhetoric from Pyongyang toward the United States.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:47

Unfortunately for Dunn, his team went on to lose the game against Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors , as the final score was 119-112. Dunn fell mouth-first to the floor and he had to lay there for a few minutes before finally standing up.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:48

Prime Minister May in Davos next week to further strengthen the USA -U.K. special relationship", White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement , saying more details would be released next week. London mayor Sadiq Khan said Trump had "got the message" from Londoners who considered his policies and actions to be the polar opposite of their city's values of "inclusion, diversity and tolerance".

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:48

But he was also motivated by the then-FBI Director Jim Comey's decision in late October 2016 to announce the FBI was re-opening its investigation into Hillary Clinton's email server - while at the same time not disclosing it was also investigating the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:50

The police commissioner said one person was arrested in connection with the incident, adding that the police were on the trail of the remaining suspects to bring them to justice. The foreigners had visited Kafanchan and Kaura in Kaduna state and were heading back to Abuja at the time of the ambush. The police spokesperson, Mukhtar Aliyu, had earlier told PREMIUM TIMES that the abducted foreigners were freed late Friday night.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:50

We made some progress, but we still have a good number of disagreements. The House has voted to remain in session - for now at least - while a Senate vote to avert a government shutdown looms. Trump was scheduled to arrive at Palm Beach International Airport tonight for a weekend trip that included a Saturday fundraiser for his 2020 re-election campaign at Mar-a-Lago.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:45

Locksley, a former head coach at New Mexico (2009-11), also has coordinator experience at IL, where he worked closely with the Illini quarterbacks from 2005-2008. This move came widely supported by Alabama players as many of them expressed their support for Locksley on social media when Daboll's exit was first announced.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:45

Earlier, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said the USA is openly supporting the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) and the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) terrorist groups in Syria . Turkey says the military operation it plans to launch against US-backed Kurdish militants in the northwestern Syrian city of Afrin could expand to the nearby city of Manbij .

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:41

The USS Hopper sailed within 12 nautical miles (22 kilometers) of Huangyan Island, also known at Scarborough Shoal, on January 17. The complaint came within days of US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' Friday assertion that the US military's top national security priorities are now countering China's rapidly expanding military and an increasingly aggressive Russian Federation.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:42

Ms McDonald added: "Some of you have said to me "you have very big shoes to fill". She added; "I never thought come February 10 I would be the boss man!" "And we together, over the coming years, will walk a journey that is full of opportunities and full of challenges - but I believe marks a defining chapter in our achievement of a united Ireland".

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:43

The former stripper was convicted of 19 offences - one rape, five sexual assaults, one attempted assault and 12 drugging charges - and ordered to serve a minimum sentence of eight years. Gauke declined to explain his decision further, saying that publishing the legal advice could harm attempts by other groups to challenge his release.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:39

A number of schools have been closed in South Lanarkshire, the Borders , Dumfries and Galloway , Fife and the Highlands. Overnight the Maritime and Coastguard Agency assisted the Southern Health Trust in using 4x4s to transport nurses to vulnerable people who were snow-bound in the Warrenpoint and Newry area.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:37 1917, the Battle of Caporetto took place, which saw the Austro-Hungarians face off with the Italian army. The ground maps are Passchendaele (set in the Belgian countryside, with dugouts and ruins to hide in), Caporeto (set in the mountains near the river Isonzo in Italy) and River Somme (set around the titular river in France).

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:33

And the referral of the case of the death of judge Loya-who was hearing the case of the alleged fake encounter of Sohrabuddin Sheikh , in which BJP chief Amit Shah was an accused-to a junior judge is learnt to have been the tipping point for them.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:33

Investors mark this stock "active" as it exchanged hands with 18,943,363 shares contrast to its average daily volume of 14.06M shares. State of Alaska Department of Revenue lifted its position in shares of Kinder Morgan by 216.6% during the 4th quarter.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:25

Updates with quotes, details and photo links. Miles Bridges dropped in 22 points and the Spartans went on an 18-0 run in the first half of an 85-57 rout of Indiana. The Spartans rank first in blocks per game (8.0) while the Hoosiers rank 99th in blocks allowed per game (3.6). Johnson ended the night with 21 points, bringing his career total to 1,244.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:26

He said a BSF jawan in Pargwal sector was injured in the heavy firing and shelling and was later hospitalised. People at a number of villages falling on the zero line along the global border in R S Pura, Arnia and Ramgarh sectors have shifted to other safer places.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:25

Steve Bannon may have frustrated Congress by offering few answers about the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, but attorneys say he will not be able to avoid questions from Special Counsel Robert Mueller . Russian Federation denies such interference and Trump has denied any collusion. The idea that executive privilege could apply to Mr Bannon's testimony in one circumstance but another, he said, has "no legal basis".

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:24

While resting at his Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, his resort in Florida, the president addressed reporters: "I'm not racist ". "Out", Trump said when pressed on a follow-up. "The guy in control has given people and racism , and negative racism , an opportunity to be out and outspoken without fear".

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:25

Surrounded by a group of participants from the rally, Trump said his administration "will always defend the very first right in the Declaration of Independence, and that is the right to life ". Wade decision. "What's so remarkable about the crowd is how young it is", he said. Megan Ladd, field representative for the Fisher campaign, said ending abortion in Oklahoma is a main plank of the campaign.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:20

UP got the maximum share with three- Bareilly, Saharanpur and Moradabad- out of the nine new cities. The 100th proposed city, Shillong (Meghalaya), has been given more time to submit its proposal as it failed to make it in time. "Project implementation should be fast and changes would be visible on the ground in six months", he said. He added that ABD will be developed as a lighthouse, to be replicated by the rest of the city.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:23

Ahead of its annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, next week , the WEF launched the results of its global risks perception survey today. Expensive heavy jets proved to be the most popular aircraft type previous year, with Gulfstream GVs and Global Expresses both being used more than 100 times each.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:17

So, here's what you need to know about the shutdown. If Washington melts down, you'll still be able to mail a package from your local post office. A Congress works to avoid a shutdown of the federal government we wanted to explore this question: How do these shutdowns affect people in Knox County? Q: How is the federal workforce affected in Oregon? But federal tax auditors will be told not to come to work and Environmental Protection Agency workers will be told to take some time ...

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:17

Jackson did say that the 71-year-old, 239-pound president could use more exercise and a better diet that is lower in fat and carbohydrates. The president's weight is three pounds more than it was in September 2016, according to a letter Trump released from his personal physician at the time.

by | January 21, 2018 | 01:18

Delhi fire department officials said about 30 people working in the unit were trapped when the fire broke out around 6.20pm in the building that had a lone exit door in the front. He also said police would register a case. Following which half-a-dozen fire tenders were rushed to the spot. The Delhi government has ordered an inquiry into the blaze.