by | November 26, 2018 | 11:30

Authorities said Saturday that a majority of the arrests took place in the country's most populous province of Punjab, the power base of the ultra-right Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) party. The TLP has also vowed to return to the streets if Ms Bibi is ever allowed to leave the country and claim asylum overseas. He had urged his supporters earlier in the day to take to the streets if he was arrested, and late on Friday night his son said he had been taken away in a raid on his religious ...

by | November 26, 2018 | 11:04

Papadopoulos tried to delay his sentence by capitalizing on a constitutional challenge to Robert Mueller's authority as special counsel. Papadopoulos gave up much of his rights to appeal under his plea agreement, which he cut with the special counsel's office past year.

by | November 26, 2018 | 00:28

It also specifies that people without the condition can serve but only if they do so as the sex they were assigned at birth. The request, filed by Solicitor General Noel Francisco , urges the high court to compound four separate legal challenges to US President Donald Trump's transgender ban and singularly rule on the issue this term.

by | November 25, 2018 | 22:58

Sunday to 12 a.m. midnight Monday . A winter storm is expected to move through the Chicago area Sunday, potentially causing white-out conditions and dumping a half-foot of snow as millions of travelers head home at the end of the holiday weekend.

by | November 25, 2018 | 21:57

The Commander-in-Chief even authorized the use of lethal force if the wave of asylum seekers overwhelm US Customs and Border personnel. "If they have to - I hope they don't have to". The White House hasn't released the order and didn't respond to a request for comment. "It's a disgrace", Mr Trump said of judges who have blocked his attempts to overhaul USA immigration law, as he linked his efforts to secure the border with military missions overseas.

by | November 25, 2018 | 20:09

But Russia claimed the ships were in its waters and has accused the Ukrainians of "provocative actions" and has now blocked access to the Sea of Azov with a tanker under the bridge that spans the Kerch Strait. Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) told Russian news agencies that the Ukrainian ships held their course and violated Russian territorial waters, which were temporarily closed.

by | November 25, 2018 | 20:06

Amid increased diplomatic pressure, the UAE foreign ministry said Thursday it wanted an "amicable solution". The academic was sentenced without the presence of his lawyer in a hearing that lasted five minutes, it said, after being forced to sign a confession document in Arabic, a language he doesn't read.

by | November 25, 2018 | 19:52

Mexico's incoming government has denied reports that it has agreed to allow asylum seekers to wait in the country while their claims move through USA immigration courts, one of several options the Trump administration has been pursuing in negotiations for months.

by | November 25, 2018 | 19:32

At least 25 people, believed to be mostly school children, have been killed after a bus crash in India . Prime minister Narendra Modi and Congress president Rahul Gandhi, who are campaigning in Madhya Pradesh, took to Twitter to mourn the death of the passengers.

by | November 25, 2018 | 19:11

News reports the victim identified as Emantic Fitzgerald Bradford Jr . was initially thought to be involved in the shooting of an 18-year-old man and a 12-year-old girl. An Army spokesman said only that he "never completed individual training" and was not considered to have served. Bradford's mother, April Pipkins, said in an interview Saturday that Bradford was living with her near Birmingham where he had been raised.

by | November 25, 2018 | 19:13

Deputy police spokesman Patrick Onyango told Reuters news agency: "The boat was overloaded and secondly there was bad weather". This is because whereas its capacity is for 50 people, it had about 120 passengers on board. More people died at this incident too, he recalled. Francis said they screamed for help, tried to swim to the main land, as others took firm grip on visible parts of the boat wreckage before it was fully submerged.

by | November 25, 2018 | 18:43

Later, inside the store, the woman screamed for help, prompting Walmart employees to try and intervene, police said. At 4:54 p.m., Ocala police said they had apprehended a 55-year-old suspect. Marion County officials say this shooting is the 12th domestic homicide this year. Johnson is not expected to survive, police said. The Ocala Police Department confirmed that the woman had died.

by | November 25, 2018 | 18:18

On Twitter, Yossi Gestetner responded to Schumer, "So Schumer rips the Judiciary as being partisan in the same tweet that he praises Roberts for responding to Trump for criticizing the judiciary as being partisan ..." And then we end up having to go to the Supreme Court, like the travel ban , and we won, ' Trump said.

by | November 25, 2018 | 16:10

Instead, the person would remain in USA custody and face immediate deportation to his or her home country. It would be a "short-term solution", said Sanchez Cordero, a member of new President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's administration. No formal agreement has been signed, the Post said, but U.S. officials view the deal, which would see would-be refugees' cases heard by United States courts in Mexico, as a potential breakthrough in deterring migration.

by | November 25, 2018 | 14:43

The Beijing-friendly main opposition Kuomintang (KMT) made gains in the face of China's increasing pressure on the island. Voters also cast ballots in referendums that will affect issues ranging from gay rights to the island's volatile relationship with China .

by | November 25, 2018 | 12:37

Jerome Corsi told The Associated Press he has been negotiating a potential plea but declined to comment further. Mueller's team had questioned Corsi as part of an investigation into Stone's connections with WikiLeaks. The Post reported on Friday that the deal between Corsi and the special counsel was not yet complete. But he said earlier this month that talks with investigators recently had "blown up".

by | November 25, 2018 | 10:07

Pakistani authorities said the attackers parked their auto at a distance and marched toward the Chinese consulate before security forces intercepted them. Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi spoke to his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi by phone and assured him that a "thorough investigation will be carried out to apprehend the perpetrators their financiers, planners and facilitators" linked to the attack on consulate, according to a foreign ministry statement.

by | November 25, 2018 | 10:03

Petersburg native who is supposedly known as "Putin's eyes and ears inside Russia's military intelligence". Igor Korobov, 62, had headed the defence ministry's Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU) since 2016 and was the target of U.S. Western nations blamed the GRU for foreign attacks, including the nerve poisoning attack in Britain survived by former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia last March.

by | November 25, 2018 | 02:02

The lean has become synonymous with the tower after emerging in 1178 - five years after it was built. The tower "is continuing to straighten", said Nunziante Squeglia, an engineering professor at the University of Pisa and a consultant to the committee that monitors the tower.

by | November 25, 2018 | 01:59

Republicans on the panel want to press the pair about their decision-making in the 2016 presidential race, and are hoping Comey will appear for a deposition on the 29th, and lynch on December 5th. Democrats will assume control of the committee and the majority in the House in the new year. Democrats criticized the subpoenas before they were issued.

by | November 24, 2018 | 14:27

North Sentinel is home to the Sentinelese people, believed to number only around 150. Outsiders are banned from even approaching the island to protect the people who live there and their way of life. "The exact population of the tribe is not known, but it is declining". In 2004, after a horrific tsunami ravaged southern India , Indonesia and Thailand, aid helicopters flew low over North Sentinel to see if the tribe was in danger.

by | November 24, 2018 | 09:58

While the fishermen made a decision to stay back, Chau ventured on to the island but was attacked by the tribesmen with arrows. "I have no question it was to bring the gospel of Jesus to them", Staver said . He had come ashore on India's remote North Sentinel Island , where tourists are forbidden to visit. Police are consulting anthropologists, tribal welfare experts and scholars to figure out a way to recover the body, said Dependera Pathak, director-general of police on the Andaman ...

by | November 24, 2018 | 08:45

A line of dust up more than 500km long can be seen from the Victorian border, through Canberra and up to Queensland. "There is already a red sky effect in Canberra this morning, with potential for showers today, which could potentially clear the air".

by | November 24, 2018 | 08:44

Rudd said: "It is my view that Parliament, the House of Commons will stop no deal". Her comments contradict the prime minister's repeated assertion that crashing out of the European Union with no deal is the biggest risk of rebellion, a persuasion tactic used on some wavering Labour MPs.

by | November 24, 2018 | 06:51

Firefighters responded to the fire at the mansion around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, and it was still burning hours later. Colts Neck is a wealthy suburb with celebrities in the community. Firefighters first responded to Caneiro's Ocean Township home yesterday before being called to the grisly scene of his brother's mansion, which was also ablaze.

by | November 23, 2018 | 23:36

Speaking to reporters, the defense secretary, Jim Mattis, acknowledged that the troops can use lethal force but said he would only exercise such authority after receiving a specific request from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). -Mexico border. According to the head of the Pentagon, the relevant instructions of the White house affect almost 5800 soldiers, reports the with reference to Deutsche Welle.

by | November 23, 2018 | 20:47

He shouted up to Shuntara Thomas to drop her one-year-old daughter from the window. "So she finally trusted me, and she dropped the baby ", said Bryon Campbell. Ms Thomas thanked him for his bravery, saying: 'Throwing my baby out to complete stranger that I didn't know, but I do thank him because without him my child's life would not have been saved.

by | November 23, 2018 | 20:13

He also seemed to suggest that all U.S. allies were guilty of the same behaviour, declaring that if others were held to the standard to which critics have held Saudi Arabia in recent days, "we wouldn't be able to have anyone for an ally".

by | November 23, 2018 | 15:30

An officer confronted the gunman as he ran away from the scene and fatally shot him, Rector said. It is unclear how many other people were injured or what their conditions were. city of Hoover, Alabama. The officer involved has been placed on administrative leave while the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office investigates the incident, police said.

by | November 23, 2018 | 15:02

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has ordered an inquiry into the attack, according to his office, which called it an attempt to undermine economic and strategic cooperation between the two countries. All Chinese staff at the consulate are safe, Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said. China is a long-time ally and has invested heavily in transport projects in Pakistan.

by | November 23, 2018 | 14:24

Meanwhile, security concerns for India continue with pro-Khalistan posters being spotted at Sikh pilgrimage sites across Pakistan. Two officials of the Indian High Commission in Pakistan were stopped from entering two gurdwaras by their administration, which was upset over the screening of a film in India that they claim has hurt sentiments of the Sikh community.

by | November 23, 2018 | 14:13

Ms. May and EU officials have been boldly marching forward with the deal for weeks, announcing a 585-page withdrawal agreement last week and then on Thursday unveiling a 26-page declaration that outlines the framework for future Britain-EU relations in trade, security, immigration, defence, foreign policy and a myriad of other areas.

by | November 23, 2018 | 11:07

A large contingent of police was deployed to the Clifton area, where the Consulate is located, after an explosion and gunshots were heard. Security forces have cordoned off the area while all the traffic enroute towards the consulate has been blocked.

by | November 22, 2018 | 23:29

The White House did not immediately respond to the Post's request for comment. The reform denies illegal migrants the right to ask for a full asylum and the right to live in the United States. Members of the U.S. military install multiple tiers of concertina wire along the banks of the Rio Grande near the Juarez-Lincoln Bridge at the U.S.

by | November 22, 2018 | 19:00

Townhall reported Ocasio-Cortez "met with members from the Sunrise Movement, a nationwide coalition of young liberals concerned with climate change, in an effort to send a message to Rep. "Long story short, I need you to run for office", Ocasio-Cortez said, according to Politico . Ocasio-Cortez has said she is still paying off her student loans, at age 29 - and that until recently, she had no health insurance, as Forbes noted.