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by | August 13, 2018 | 19:14

The lira recovered to 6.61 following the Central Bank's announcement . The uncertainty pushed down world stock markets and briefly caused a sharp drop in the currencies of other emerging economies, like South Africa and India, amid concerns that the financial trouble could spread.

by | August 13, 2018 | 18:40

He went on: "We will continue to defend Canadian values and human rights". Moe said Canada has recently seen challenges in its relationship with India, China and now Saudi Arabia. One media report said Saudi banks and pension funds were ordered to sell off their Canadian assets, although that report remains unconfirmed. "We can't do it for them, they need to resolve it together", Nauert said in a briefing.

by | August 13, 2018 | 17:12

President Trump's attorney, Rudy Giuliani, says he thinks Manigault Newman may have broken the law by recording private conversations at the White House . She proved to be so polarizing (popular? hated?) that Trump had her back for two additional seasons of "Celebrity Apprentice " in 2008 and "All-Star Celebrity Apprentice " in 2013.

by | August 13, 2018 | 15:54

Mexican Economy Secretary Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, Foreign Affairs Secretary Luis Videgaray Caso and Jesus Seade Kuri, an adviser to Mexican president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, met for two hours later in the morning with U.S.

by | August 13, 2018 | 11:58

Turkey's President Erdogan's speech next on tap. Economist Chad Bown, who specializes in trade issues, said Turkey accounted for just over four percent of USA steel imports in 2017, but a very small fraction of the aluminum brought into the country.

by | August 13, 2018 | 09:35

President Mamnoon Hussain will administer the oath to the prime minister after his election. The opposition alliance comprising these parties has made a decision to file its joint candidates for speaker, deputy speaker and prime minister to face the PTI.

by | August 13, 2018 | 00:17

The two governments have been at odds over a wide range of topics - from diverging interests in Syria, to Turkey's ambition to buy Russian defence systems, and the case of evangelical pastor Andrew Brunson, who is on trial in Turkey on terrorism charges.

by | August 12, 2018 | 20:09

The security zone kicked into high gear Saturday the day before the one year anniversary of a Unite the Right rally that started at the city's controversial Lee statue and bled into the neighboring Downtown Mall where a young woman lost her life when police say a man attending the rally plowed into a crowd of people with his vehicle.

by | August 12, 2018 | 19:24

Heavy fighting was ongoing as of Friday afternoon in the city, where Afghan and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces were engaging fighters "by air and ground", Noori said. "Attacks were underway on the governor's office, the National Directorate for Security (Afghan intelligence agency) headquarters and other government offices", he said, adding that more than 140 Afghan soldiers were killed.

by | August 12, 2018 | 18:45

Turkey's currency crisis has lurched on to the global stage, denting European and United States stocks as fears of contagion rise. Turkey's woes also shook world markets, pushing down stock indexes. Trump announced the punitive doubling of steel tariffs , which were imposed in protest over the detention of Andrew Brunson , a pastor, who was arrested on terrorism charges after the attempted coup against Erdogan in 2016, saying: "Our relations with Turkey are not good at this time! ".

by | August 12, 2018 | 18:00

The launch of the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket carrying the spacecraft was scrubbed on Saturday due to a violation of a launch limit, resulting in a hold. "We are in for some learning over the next several years", Parker told NASA television. That will be seven times closer than previous spacecraft. However the technology to make the spacecraft small and light enough to travel at incredible speeds - while surviving the sun's punishing environment and the extreme changes in ...

by | August 12, 2018 | 16:52

When things had calmed down around four-ish we went down to the village and were met by the sight of water pouring down streets from hills into a completely changed raging river'. More than 400 firefighters and gendarmes, many sent in from other regions, helped in the evacuations, using helicopters to spot campsites and occasionally to perform rescues.

by | August 12, 2018 | 15:00

At that time, Trump argued there was blame on both sides and equated the actions of white nationalists, who carried Nazi flags and chanted "Jews will not replace us", to that of counterprotesters. Amid criticism for his original comment, Trump delivered a statement at the White House two days later that seemed to walk back his earlier remark and specifically called out racist groups.

by | August 12, 2018 | 11:48

He said that the report "identifies concrete steps that our administration will take to lay the foundation for a new Department of the Space Force ". "This is a process we're in". Despite his endorsement, the Defence Secretary has previously opposed launching an expensive new service. There is now no details and no timetable, but the establishment of a new military branch to oversee war fighting in space would require congressional approval.

by | August 12, 2018 | 04:02

U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan of Washington learned in court that the two plaintiffs in a lawsuit before him were being removed from the United States and confirmed later that they were on a plane headed to Central America. Several coworkers at the factory where Carmen worked had been murdered, and her husband is also abusive, the records state. A Department of Homeland Security official said the agency was complying with the court's order, according to NBC News .

by | August 11, 2018 | 21:56

The legal team representing MDC-Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa filed their petition challenging the presidential election results at the Constitutional Court of Zimbabwe . After many speculations, Zimbabwe Justice Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi put the issue to rest by announcing that Mnangagwa's inauguration has been indefinitely deferred after election court challenge.

by | August 11, 2018 | 20:19

Northam's office informed that from Friday through Sunday, several events are planned in the Charlottesville area to mark the anniversary of the rally. Gov. Larry Hogan said Maryland is ready to help. Police said they would have a heavy presence in and around Metro stations at Foggy Bottom and Vienna but would not say if they would give Kessler's group special protections on public transit.

by | August 11, 2018 | 19:18

The event was closed to the press, and more than a hundred protesters gathered outside to criticize McMorris Rodgers for bringing Nunes, who's stated publicly he'd like to impeach Rod Rosenstein , the deputy attorney general in charge of the Russian probe.

by | August 11, 2018 | 19:07

Prosecutors say Clark started the fire, which is only five percent contained, with the intention of causing damage to others and burning a forest. "For those wondering about containment, the hand/containment line grows as the fire grows".

by | August 11, 2018 | 17:57

The Turkish lira has always been falling on worries about Erdogan's influence over monetary policy and worsening relations with the United States. Turkey's trade ministry said the USA tariff moves were against World Trade Organization rules. President Trump called Brunson an "innocent man of faith" who should be released immediately.

by | August 11, 2018 | 15:54

Rescuers intensified efforts Wednesday to find those buried in the rubble , with volunteers and rescue personnel erecting temporary shelters for the tens of thousands left homeless on the southern island. The military said it sent five planes carrying food, medicine, blankets, field tents and water tankers. Evacuees in some encampments say they are running out of food, while others are suffering psychological trauma after the powerful quake.

by | August 11, 2018 | 14:13

Normal operations at the airport were interrupted briefly but have resumed, the airport said . Officials with Alaska Airlines confirmed the plane as a Bombardier Q400 that belongs to Horizon Air. The plane , which was taken from a maintenance position and was not scheduled for passenger flight, crashed about an hour later in a wooded area on Ketron Island in rural Pierce County.

by | August 11, 2018 | 11:38

Their victories, reported by The Associated Press , set up deep ideological clashes in state's most prominent general election races in November. Schuette, 64, received congratulatory calls from Trump and Vice President Mike Pence after he beat Lt. Gov. Brian Calley - a close partner with Snyder - conservative state Sen.

by | August 11, 2018 | 11:18

Three teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been deployed in Kozhikode, Ernakulam and Alappuzha districts while two more are expected shortly.The state government has sought six more NDRF teams, Vijayan told reporters after a review meeting in Thiruvananthapuram .

by | August 11, 2018 | 10:07

Abortion will be legal soon. "Regardless of the result, today, democracy wins", Macri said ahead of the vote . Its defeat means lawmakers must wait a year to resubmit legislation. Demonstrations in support of the Argentine abortion bill were also held in countries such as Bolivia and Mexico. "This is obviously a setback", said Ima Guirola of the Women Studies Institute, a group in El Salvador.

by | August 10, 2018 | 21:44

Israel denied there was a truce, but a senior Israeli official told Israel Radio that "quiet would be met with quiet". The Said Meshal Cultural Centre confirmed on its Facebook page the offices in Gaza City had been destroyed, saying the building also hosted offices for the Egyptian community in Gaza .

by | August 10, 2018 | 20:41

The resolution was accepted unanimously. "After 1970, this is the first time that the masses have defeated the political elite". Interestingly, just a day ahead of his scheduled appearance before the NAB, Khan drew vast flak for using an extensive motorcade while going for a party's parliamentary meeting on Monday.

by | August 10, 2018 | 19:22

Firefighters have now released footage of the blaze and the mesmerising firenado, which reached a height of over 50ft. Firefighters have captured the moment a "firenado" - a fire tornado resembling a twister - engulfed a plastics factory in Derbyshire .

by | August 10, 2018 | 17:58

Refresh your page to make sure you are seeing the most current information. In 2014 in another mass shooting in Moncton, New Brunswick, three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers were killed and two more were wounded. "Doors are locked and everybody's inside", he said. "With the tempo, it might've been a gunshot", he told CBC. Later, police confirmed four people had been killed in the incident.

by | August 10, 2018 | 11:21

North Korea's nuclear weapons program has caused worldwide tension for decades and the rhetoric and threats from Kim and Trump had been especially hostile before their June meeting. The president has also repeatedly defended Kim's intentions, tweeting last month that he was "confident" the leader would "honor the contract we signed &, even more importantly, our handshake".

by | August 10, 2018 | 06:46

An Israeli official told Israeli media that no agreement with Hamas would take place without the release of two Israeli civilians, Avera Mengistu and Hisham al-Sayed, and the bodies of two soldiers, Oron Shaul and Hadar Goldin. The "Great March of Return" protests sought the right of Palestinian refugees and their descendants, who according to the United Nations make up around two-thirds of Gaza's population, to return to their homeland inside what is now Israel.

by | August 10, 2018 | 06:05

Now, Saudi Arabia's state airline has announced the suspension of its direct flights to Canada , starting August 13. Local media also reported that the country has been instructed not to transfer its patients to Canada for medical treatment.

by | August 10, 2018 | 04:19

Lombok , a volcanic island that towers over the flatter Gilis, bore the brunt of yesterday's quake, with the vast majority of deaths occurring there. "Our hearts go out to those affected and who have lost loved ones". A video from the Gili islands shows scores of people pushing and shoving their way onto tiny boats in a bid to reach the mainland. Search and rescue operation is underway.

by | August 10, 2018 | 02:59

The Saudi government issued a statement on August 9 and described the strike as "a legitimate military action" and was "conducted in conformity with the worldwide humanitarian law". The United States and other Western powers provide arms and intelligence to the alliance, and human rights groups have criticized them over coalition air strikes that have killed hundreds of civilians at hospitals, schools and markets.

by | August 09, 2018 | 23:40

David Goldfein, and National Guard Bureau Chief Air Force Gen. Sean Lengyel. It was only seven weeks ago that President Trump directed DoD to begin the process. Many of these items will require changes to USA law. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence waves to guests after speaking during the Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity Summit in Manhattan, New York, U.S., July 31, 2018.