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by | October 12, 2018 | 06:40

He was abducted by two foreigners, the Swahili Times reported on Twitter, citing Mambosasa. Mr Dewji, who is a fitness enthusiast, was kidnapped by four masked men outside a swanky hotel gym in an affluent neighbourhood of Tanzania's commercial capital, where he was going for his routine morning workout.

by | October 12, 2018 | 05:23

Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo confirmed that the cabinet, which met on Wednesday, had resolved to end the death penalty. Malaysia now has the death penalty for crimes such as murder and drug trafficking. "All death penalty will be abolished". Amnesty International said the move would be a major advance but urged the government to "completely abolish the death penalty for all crimes, with no exceptions".

by | October 12, 2018 | 04:25

A third proposal by the company Psy-Group, staffed by former Israeli intelligence operatives, outlined a plan to help Trump using social media to reinforce divisions among rivals, the report said. Donald Trump was known as "Lion" Cruz was "Bear" and Clinton was referred to as "Forest". The Times reports Psy-Group's owner pitched the proposals at a 2016 Trump Tower meeting with Donald Trump Jr., United Arab Emirates adviser George Nader and Erik Prince, founder of the mercenary company ...

by | October 11, 2018 | 22:46

Ji's indictment said he had been recruited to help identify potential recruitment targets for the MSS official. FBI Counterintelligence Assistant Director Bill Priestap said the arrest and extradition are unprecedented and "exposes the Chinese government's direct oversight of economic espionage against the United States".

by | October 11, 2018 | 22:07

The #HimToo hashtag took on a political life of its own during the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation drama as a backlash to the #MeToo movement , according to Wired magazine . "It has become a way for people, often conservatives, to express their support for men who they believe have been falsely accused of sexual assault or harassment".

by | October 11, 2018 | 21:55

According to Joe DellaVedova, a spokesman for the F-35 program, the USA and its worldwide partners - including Britain and Israel - have temporarily suspended F-35 flight operations for a fleet-wide inspection of a fuel tube within the engine on all F-35 aircraft.

by | October 11, 2018 | 21:43

He had stepped out of the vehicle to retrieve his protective clothing, which was when Blake rear-ended another truck with his own, which eventually kept moving forward and hit Murphy. The photos have since been shared over 26,000 times on Facebook . But, you know, if you miss them you were BLESSED. "It means you had someone special in your life, someone worth missing".

by | October 11, 2018 | 21:30

A Status Yellow warning will also come into effect for Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Longford, Offaly, Westmeath, Cavan, Monaghan, Leitrim, Roscommon, Limerick and Tipperary at 11pm tomorrow night and will reain in place until 9am Friday.

by | October 11, 2018 | 17:55

In the 2010 sanctions, South Korea effectively shut down all cross-border economic cooperation except for a jointly run factory park in the North Korean border town of Kaesong and banned North Korea from using shipping lanes in South Korean territory.

by | October 11, 2018 | 14:43

Mr Khashoggi, who was living in self-imposed exile in the U.S. and working for the Washington Post before his disappearance, was a frequent critic of the kingdom's de facto ruler Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , whom he described as a "brash and abrasive young innovator" who was "acting like Putin".

by | October 11, 2018 | 09:31

The agreement reached with the USA over Manbij province in northern Syria has not completely ended, however, it is moving slower than expected, Erdoğan said, regarding the deal reached with Washington for the withdrawal of the People's Protection Units (YPG), the PKK terrorist organization's Syria affiliate.

by | October 11, 2018 | 07:59

A statement from Enbridge issued on Wednesday afternoon said the fire had been extinguished and the company were working with the First Nations tribe to ensure there was no further disruption to their lives. "I could feel the heat through the windows", he said. The Enbridge natural gas pipeline that exploded Tuesday evening is a feeder for the province-wide gas distribution system and, because of this, FortisBC says it anticipates decreased energy flow and potential loss of service.

by | October 11, 2018 | 07:24

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez tweeted his "solidarity and support for the relatives and friends of the victims, and for all those affected by this tragic flooding". Officials have said more than 600 rescuers and medical staff were at work and that emergency relief centres had been set up in sports halls. Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal, who is from Mallorca , helped residents clear mud from their houses in Sant Llorenc.

by | October 11, 2018 | 05:12

This image shows the projected path of Tropical Storm Michael on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018. The National Hurricane Center in Miami says Michael is packing top sustained winds of 60 mph (95 kph) and is about 105 miles (170 kilometers) east-southeast of Cozumel, Mexico.

by | October 11, 2018 | 03:18

In the latest reshuffling of the Henley Passport Index , which is updated in real-time, Japan pushed Singapore down to second spot, and Germany to third. "China and the UAE exemplify this kind of progress, with both states among the highest overall climbers compared to 2017, purely as a result of the strong relationships they have built with partner countries around the world".

by | October 10, 2018 | 22:12

Barnier said Brexit would trigger the need for customs, Value-Added Tax and compliance checks with EU standards between Ireland and Northern Ireland in the event that a planned "backstop" were triggered because a future EU-UK trade deal was not sufficient in itself to ensure the land frontier was not a "hard border".

by | October 10, 2018 | 16:32

Impacts from Tropical Storm Michael will be experienced much sooner than the actual landfall itself (which occurs when the due center of the eye crosses over land). A state of emergency was issued on Sunday by Florida Governor Rick Scott for the 26 counties in the Florida Panhandle and the Big Bend area. The storm is about 200 miles SSW of Apalachicola and moving north at 12 mph.

by | October 10, 2018 | 15:29

Paul Romer , an economist at NYU, won the other half of the award for his life's work , which is centered around how new ideas - born through technology, encouraged by patents, and spurred on by some healthy competition - can drive sustainable, long-term economic growth.

by | October 10, 2018 | 13:47

Saudi Arabia's Ambassador to the United States Prince Khalid Bin Salman has responded to what he termed as "grim and malicious" rumors over the investigation surrounding the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi . position on this", she said. Saudi Arabia has agreed to let Turkish authorities search the kingdom's Istanbul consulate after prominent journalist and Riyadh critic Jamal Khashoggi went missing last week, the Turkish foreign ministry said Tuesday.

by | October 10, 2018 | 08:29

The crisis over the finance minister had thrown a spotlight on Ramaphosa's promise to crack down on corruption and boost economic growth. President Cyril Ramaphosa has been engaging with finance minister Nhlanhla Nene following his testimony at the state capture inquiry and is expected to make an announcement on the matter shortly‚ his spokesperson‚ Khusela Diko‚ said on Tuesday.

by | October 10, 2018 | 07:43

In its 8 a.m. ET report Tuesday, the National Hurricane Center reported the Category 2 storm with winds of 100 mph was 395 miles south of Panama City, FL. A Storm Surge Warning is in effect for. Relatively minor flooding from a combination of king tides and 1 to 3 feet of storm surge from Michael, with Tuesday night's tide expected to be the highest.

by | October 10, 2018 | 02:16

Appearing beside Haley in the Oval Office, Trump praised her and said he hoped she could come back to the administration in another capacity. But the Post's John Hudson speculates Haley's opposition also could've driven her departure. Congressional Republicans involved in foreign policy matters and some key US allies did not get advance word from Haley or the White House . She informed her staff Tuesday, NPR's Michele Kelemen reports .

by | October 09, 2018 | 22:00

A rare white tiger reportedly mauled a zookeeper to death inside the animal's enclosure in southern Japan, officials said Tuesday. He was confirmed dead shortly after being admitted to a local hospital, Kyodo News reported. A zookeeper has died after a white tiger mauled him at a zoological park in the southwestern Japan city of Kagoshima. Riku was due to be moved to his sleeping quarters shortly after 5pm, when the zoo had already closed for the day but there was apparently a breakdown ...

by | October 09, 2018 | 21:56

Mr Khashoggi was a regular contributor to The Post , and colleagues there have said he often expressed concern for his safety because of his writing. "As if the Saudi authorities were asleep and there was a unusual silence at a time when the news of Khashoggi's disappearance was spread in the world", he noted.

by | October 09, 2018 | 18:31

Prestige Limo is owned by local resident Shahed Hussain. In a press conference earlier today, he said "The owner of the company had no business putting a failed vehicle on the road". The crash appeared to be the deadliest land-vehicle accident in the USA since a bus ferrying nursing home patients away from Hurricane Rita caught fire in Texas 2005, killing 23.

by | October 09, 2018 | 17:59

Wang expressed his hope that Pompeo's Beijing visit would play a positive role in supporting healthy bilateral ties. Pompeo said at the start of his talks with Foreign Minister Wang Yi that Washington has a "fundamental disagreement" and "great concerns" about Chinese actions and looked forward to discussing them.

by | October 09, 2018 | 17:34

The trial of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife for misuse of public funds opened Sunday in Jerusalem . Netanyahu appeared before the Jerusalem's magistrates court but made no remarks before the press was asked to leave. Transcripts from police investigations have sporadically been leaked to the media, painting an unflattering picture of Ms Netanyahu. If convicted, Netanyahu, 59, could face up to five years of prison.

by | October 09, 2018 | 17:35

Khashoggi's disappearance and to be transparent about the results of that investigation". "We are hoping against hope that Mr Khashoggi is unharmed and will soon return to his writing desk", the Post said . Saudi Arabia's consul-general told Reuters on Saturday his country was helping search for Khashoggi , and dismissed talk of his possible abduction.

by | October 09, 2018 | 17:25

Officially, Mr Nugroho said only 265 people are confirmed missing and 152 others still buried under mud and rubble, nine days after the magnitude 7.5 quake and powerful tsunami hit Palu and its surrounding areas. . The Red Cross estimates that more than 1.6 million people have been affected. He provided the updated figure Sunday at a news conference in Jakarta.

by | October 09, 2018 | 16:59

Given a weaker than expected performance in the first half of this year, the growth estimates for the eurozone were revised down 0.2 point to 2.0 percent in 2018. Some energy-rich emerging market countries have fared better due to higher oil prices, with Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation receiving upgrades to growth forecasts.

by | October 09, 2018 | 15:29

An explosion at a refinery in Canada's east coast has left residents shaken and concerned. Authorities from the health department, province, environment department and the refinery itself were opposed, but the city gave the go-ahead. Irving Oil released a tweet saying 'We can confirm that a major incident has occurred at our Saint John refinery this morning'. Nate Guimond, 36, told the AP he was doing house repairs when he saw smoke.

by | October 09, 2018 | 15:22

The man, who used the alias Alexander Petrov to travel to the United Kingdom, was unmasked as a trained military doctor employed by the GRU - Russia's military intelligence agency. Both suspects have appeared on Russian TV to deny any link to the Salisbury poisonings. Bellingcat said he made multiple trips to Ukraine . Sergei Skripal - who sold secrets to MI6 - and his daughter Yulia survived being poisoned with Novichok on 4 March.

by | October 09, 2018 | 14:55

Party and the New Conservative Party secured support of 14.06% and 13.60%, respectively. By 7:30 a.m. votes had been counted in 1,057 out of 1,078 polling stations in Latvia . They included Evalds, 75-year-old voter in Riga who would not give his last name - not an unusual demand from someone who spent years under Soviet occupation.

by | October 09, 2018 | 14:12

Some of the actions that would be required to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius are already underway around the world. Greenpeace activists display a big banner reading "We still have hope, Climate action now!" during an activity prior to a press conference of the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) at Songdo Convensia in Incheon on October 8, 2018.

by | October 09, 2018 | 10:23

On the subject of Kavanaugh , she told reporters the supplemental Federal Bureau of Investigation reports that she pushed for, along with GOP Sens. Hamilton Fish IV and others were of the old breed of Yankee, mostly Protestant "good government" Republicans who were more in tune with the progressivism of Teddy Roosevelt than the growing conservative movement.