Global

Global Philippines' Duterte says will never visit 'lousy' United States
Author: 0 Philippines' Duterte says will never visit 'lousy' United States

Numbers released by the police and independent counts by human rights groups show that the as high as 8,000 drug-related deaths have been recorded since Duterte assumed office. "There will never be a time that I will go to America during my term, or even thereafter", said Duterte. "It would be good for the US Congress to start with their own investigation of their own violations of the so many civilian killings or killed in the prosecution of the war in the Middle East", Duterte told ...

Global Syrian Army, Hezbollah Launch Offensive at Lebanese Border
Author: 0 Syrian Army, Hezbollah Launch Offensive at Lebanese Border

The army had said four of the detained died from chronic health conditions, but the local Syrians alleged they died under beatings and torture. The Syrian opposition's Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Syrian warplanes struck the area.

Global Tillerson Urges Arab States to Lift Blockade
Author: 0 Tillerson Urges Arab States to Lift Blockade

Doha denies those accusations. Other than the new U.S. -Qatar counterterrorism agreement, Tillerson's shuttle diplomacy showed no early success. Several Qatari and global companies are planning to sue Dubai and its free zone Jebel Ali for its clear breach of the provisions and laws of the worldwide Trade Organization that safeguards the free flow of goods.

Global Trump's Laptop Flight Ban Comes to an End
Author: 0 Trump's Laptop Flight Ban Comes to an End

Now Government sources have told The Telegraph that the United Kingdom is considering lifting its own ban following a review of the latest available intelligence. The protocols were not detailed to the public. The ban also affected other large electronic devices. Airlines and airports were warned that their United States services would be cut off if they did not immediately begin toughening their pre-boarding inspections.

Global United States lifts ban on laptops in airplane cabins
Author: 0 United States lifts ban on laptops in airplane cabins

The U.S. laptop ban imposed on several Muslim nations has been removed. "That was dealt a first blow from the travel ban and then a second from the large electronics ban". International Airport en route to destinations in the United States of America are advised that effective Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in compliance with USA security requirements, additional security measures will be implemented on outbound passengers flying from Belize to the U.S".

Global Prince George beams in official photo ahead of fourth birthday
Author: 0 Prince George beams in official photo ahead of fourth birthday

The photo was taken in June at Kensington Palace by Getty Photographer Chris Jackson. Despite his young age, the future British king has a passport with far more stamps than many. Whether it was a sign of a gruelling royal tour coming to an end or the sight of a helicopter, Princess Charlotte was tipped over the edge on a tarmac.

Global Kiran Bedi portrayed as Adolf Hitler in 'Congress-made' posters
Author: 0 Kiran Bedi portrayed as Adolf Hitler in 'Congress-made' posters

The never-ending confrontation between the elected government and Lt Governor Kiran Bedi reached new flashpoint with the Lt Governor tweeting the poster, portraying her as Adolf Hitler , which was put up at Thavlakuppam junction on Cuddalore road here as part of an agitation organised by the party to protest against the nomination of three BJP-affiliated persons as MLAs, with a folded hands' emoticon.

Global Congress-Bedi Scuffle Gets Worse, Party Sets Attacking Banners Across Puducherry
Author: 0 Congress-Bedi Scuffle Gets Worse, Party Sets Attacking Banners Across Puducherry

She tweeted a picture which showed the lieutenant governor being chased away. After the three leaders were inducted by Bedi on July 4, there have been strong protests from the Congress, the DMK, the left parties, and the VCK. "I see this as a chapter in the book which has to be written". Narayanasamy came out with the appeal as he was apparently upset over the display of a poster at a demonstration held by the Congress at Thavalakuppam yesterday which purportedly portrayed Bedi as Adolf ...

Global South Carolina's jobless rate falls slightly to 4 percent
Author: 0 South Carolina's jobless rate falls slightly to 4 percent

The industries that experienced job growth during that year period were leisure and hospitality; education and health services; trade, transportation and utilities; financial activities; manufacturing; and government. People leave the labor force when they retire, return to school, dedicate themselves to child care or elder care duties, or when they stop looking for work for other reasons, such as illness or frustration.

Global Islamic State leader probably still alive
Author: 0 Islamic State leader probably still alive

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis assumes that Islamic State (IS, also known as ISIS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive. "The new issue of Islamic State's weekly publication, al-Naba, contains several references to al-Baghdadi which are meant to convey he remains alive", according to Michael S.

Global Kentucky found liable for legal fees over same-sex marriage suit
Author: 0 Kentucky found liable for legal fees over same-sex marriage suit

Bunning said the county and Davis herself were not responsible for paying the $222,695 in attorneys' fees. "While Kim Davis and Rowan County are not liable for fees and costs, neither is the Commonwealth of Kentucky, and this aspect of the ruling will be appealed", Staver said in a statement.

Author: 0 Conway says probing Mueller staff is 'fair'

Most Americans have concluded there is no "smoking gun" despite the accusations, he says, and those same Americans are losing respect for the media as it continues to pound away at the issue. But "who knows?" Trump said. Word of the negotiations with Trump Jr. and Manafort comes as the president's legal team evaluates potential conflicts of interest among members of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigative team, according to three people with knowledge of the matter.

Global Polish Senate Passes Controversial Bill on Judicial Reform
Author: 0 Polish Senate Passes Controversial Bill on Judicial Reform

The ruling party then moved on to legislation that would immediately retire all the judges on the Supreme Court except those designated by Justice Minister Zbigniew Ziobro, and would lower the requirements for future judges chosen for the court-a step critics say would allow the ruling party to pack the court with its allies.

Author: 0 #TheOpen You get nervous in last weekend group, says Spieth

That was one of just eight rounds under par as the field toiled in the conditions, and it sufficed for the 23-year-old Texan to hold a two-stroke lead over his fellow American Matt Kuchar , on his own in second place at four under par. "But I enjoy it because as long as I approach it positively and recognise that this is what you want to feel because you're in a position you want to be in, then the easier it is to hit solid shots and to create solid rounds".

Global Australian Police Link Takata Air Bag To Death
Author: 0 Australian Police Link Takata Air Bag To Death

Further enquiries revealed the vehicle in the incident was subject to a worldwide recall for a faulty air-bag. Investigations into the crash are continuing. Police reported the incident to the NSW Coroner's Court to determine if an inquest is necessary. The death is the first in Australia linked to the faulty airbags, which have claimed at least 18 lives around the world.

Author: 0 Moscow loves to 'stick it to America — CIA

Additionally, because Syria President Bashar Assad essentially has a stranglehold on Syria, sending the rebels arms and aid could potentially result in the loss of millions of taxpayer dollars. The CIA programme had been plagued by problems that included red tape and poor supplies, and the Syrian fighters had a mixed record of success, he said.

Global Goodbye, Sean Spicer: Here are his greatest hits
Author: 0 Goodbye, Sean Spicer: Here are his greatest hits

But Trump has leveraged his claim into the creation of a White House Commission on Election Integrity . Fox News chief White House correspondent John Roberts said Scaramucci met with President Trump at 10:00am ET this morning and was offered the top communications role.

Global Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary
Author: 0 Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

Scaramucci was responding to comments by then-candidate Trump , which he saw as "bashing the hedge fund community". "We have accomplished so much, and we are being given credit for so little". I'd like to read a statement from the president on the resignation of Press Secretary Sean Spicer . Scaramucci was originally considered for a White House post , but his potential business conflicts held him back.

Global Usain Bolt wins final 100-metre tune-up before worlds
Author: 0 Usain Bolt wins final 100-metre tune-up before worlds

On his own world record time in the one lap sprint he didn't rule out one day running sub-43 seconds, a feat many are still yet to get their head around let alone contemplate it actually being done. "We are keeping our options open for the best possible tactical plan for the worlds", Jager said. "I am just really going to do me and hopefully it will win hearts over as I am".

Global Trump's legal team prepares to take on Mueller on Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Trump's legal team prepares to take on Mueller on Russian Federation probe

Mr Mueller and congressional committees are investigating whether the President's campaign coordinated with Russian Federation during the 2016 election. Chuck Grassley, the committee's Republican chairman, has said he wanted to question the Trump associates, but has also raised concerns about why the Obama administration allowed Natalia Veselnitskaya , the Russian lawyer who attended the Trump Tower meeting in June, into the United States .

Global Is it time up for US Attorney General Jeff Sessions?
Author: 0 Is it time up for US Attorney General Jeff Sessions?

An adviser told the Post that the president wasn't looking to specifically pardon individuals, but was simply curious about the process. In an interview yesterday, Jay Sekulow , one of the president's personal lawyers, said the legal team will steadfastly defend the president's position.

Author: 0 Palestinian shot dead in alleged West Bank attack

But according to eyewitness Omar al-Amori, Tanouh was on his way to Hebron when he noticed that a group of Israeli soldiers were harassing Palestinian passers-by. In an additional controversial security measure, Israel restricted entry to the mosque area and Old City on Friday to men aged 50 and over and women.

Global US State Department Announces Travel Restrictions for North Korea
Author: 0 US State Department Announces Travel Restrictions for North Korea

Young Pioneer Tours, based in the Chinese city of Xi'an, was the agency that organized USA student Otto Warmbier's trip to North Korea a year ago during which he was arrested. North Korea launches ballistic missile powerful enough to reach USA . But engaging in saber rattling by sending large fleets to the coast of the Korean Peninsula and stationing a large number of USA troops in South Korea is unsafe interventionism that is likely to get us embroiled in a second Korean War.

Global Florida man streams risky beach ride on Facebook Live
Author: 0 Florida man streams risky beach ride on Facebook Live

Stiles broadcast live as he tore down the beach in his black SUV yelling expletives about the police cars following him. One person watching from California also called 911. Wright said Stiles packed his stuff and left. Less than a day later, Stiles was stone sober in court and appeared defiant and lacking remorse as the judge read the accusations, even smiling when the judge mentioned that Stiles used his belt to break a window in his holding cell after his arrest.

Global Will decide on early hearing in Babri Masjid dispute case: SC
Author: 0 Will decide on early hearing in Babri Masjid dispute case: SC

The Ayodhya dispute has been pending in the SC since 2010. Following the direction to maintain a status quo in 2011, the Supreme Court further directed that the disputed land shall not observe any religious activities except "pujas" at the makeshift Ram Lala temple.

Global Babri Masjid land dispute: SC to decide on early hearing of pleas
Author: 0 Babri Masjid land dispute: SC to decide on early hearing of pleas

In February 2013, the apex court had repeated its 2011 direction in which it had called for maintaining a status quo on the 67.703-acre disputed property. "So don't be happy", the top court had said. The court's assurance came in response to BJP leader Subramanian Swamy's plea that his fundamental right to worship in the Ram Temple at Ayodhya is being violated because of the SC's delay.

Global We don't support Gau Rakshak violence, Centre tells SC
Author: 0 We don't support Gau Rakshak violence, Centre tells SC

It also sought the assistance of the Centre and the states to delete violent content on the social media, related to cow vigilantism . "Law and order is a state subject and it is for the states to deal with the issue", he said. On the other hand, the BJP-ruled states Gujarat and Jharkhand told the top court that action has been taken against those involved in violence related to cow vigilantism.

Global Sessions discussed Trump campaign matters with Russian envoy
Author: 0 Sessions discussed Trump campaign matters with Russian envoy

Since it emerged in March that Sessions, a prominent Trump campaign surrogate, had failed to disclose his contacts with the Russian ambassador, he consistently said he did not discuss anything related to the Trump campaign with Kislyak, and that all their conversations took place within the scope of his duties as a U.S.

Global City council member calls for more oversight of MPD after fatal shooting
Author: 0 City council member calls for more oversight of MPD after fatal shooting

Damond was pronounced dead 10 minutes later, according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office, killed by a gunshot wound to her abdomen. The Damond family expressed compassion for Officer Mohamed Noor , who shot Justine, turning their focus to the future of policing in Minnesota, while honoring others killed by officers in the past.

Global No end in sight in British Columbia wildfire crisis
Author: 0 No end in sight in British Columbia wildfire crisis

Another eight homes were confirmed lost in the Central Okanagan region last weekend and nearly three dozen trailers were destroyed when fire raced through the Boston Flats trailer park next to Cache Creek, B.C., when the fires first flared up in early July.

Global Seaplane makes emergency landing on East River, FDNY says
Author: 0 Seaplane makes emergency landing on East River, FDNY says

The seaplane was originally scheduled to land at New York Skyports Marina at East 23rd Street on the East River but a pontoon on the plane broke. The New York Fire Department was responding to the scene, where the plane floated on the water near 20th Street, ABC7 New York reported .

Global Botched US Drone Strike Kills 15 Afghan Police
Author: 0 Botched US Drone Strike Kills 15 Afghan Police

He said "a number of police" were killed in the incident. The U.S. military said its forces were supporting Afghan troops carrying out an operation against the Taliban in the province's Gereshk district when the incident occurred. In May, American officials said the U.S. military needed between 3,000 and 5,000 additional troops, including hundreds of Special Operations forces, in Afghanistan.

Global Trump is set to name Anthony Scaramucci as White House communications director
Author: 0 Trump is set to name Anthony Scaramucci as White House communications director

While appearing on television certainly is part of the job of a White House communications director, the real job is to map out and execute an overall communications strategy, something Scaramucci doesn't appear to be qualified for. Prior to supporting Trump in 2016, Scaramucci was a Scott Walker and later a Jeb Bush supporter, NBC News reported . March 10 - The upside-down flag pinLess than a month into the position, many speculated Trump wasn't happy with Spicer's role.

Global Duterte not welcome in the United States - US lawmaker
Author: 0 Duterte not welcome in the United States - US lawmaker

Misa Concepcion, communications manager of iDefend, one of the groups that testified at the hearing, said they told the U.S. lawmakers that about 7,000 people had been killed by police and vigilantes under Duterte. "I think they should come here and experience it's more fun in the Philippines, right?" "If there will (be) a new official announced position, then let's all wait for a categorical statements coming from the president no less", said the advisor.

Global More Foreign Workers Requested By Trump's Mar-A-Lago
Author: 0 More Foreign Workers Requested By Trump's Mar-A-Lago

Trump has frequently urged United States companies to hire American workers - a theme highlighted this week in what the Trump administration has dubbed "Made in America" week . A Department of Labor spokesman told the outlet that Mar-a-Lago and Trump's Jupiter golf club are required to attempt to fill the positions with American workers first, before they can ask the Department of Homeland Security to issue visas for foreign workers who want the roles.

Global Cabinet reshuffle: Manish Sisodia still holds charge of 9 departments
Author: 0 Cabinet reshuffle: Manish Sisodia still holds charge of 9 departments

Law department, Information Technology and Administrative Reforms were given to Gahlot. Gahlot was also allocated crucial transport which was with the Health Minister Satyendar Jain. Chief Minister's Media Adviser Nagendra Sharma said that the changes have been made to streamline the functioning of all the departments. Sisodia has been divested of the charge of the Revenue department and Registrar of cooperative societies.

Global Man who opened fire at Framingham officers during standoff arrested
Author: 0 Man who opened fire at Framingham officers during standoff arrested

Thursday. Justin Breakspear , 31, of Framingham, is charged with assault with a risky weapon, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, possession of a firearm without a license, possession of ammunition without a license and discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a dwelling.

Global Russia's Foreign Minister Says There May Have Been More Putin-Trump Meetings
Author: 0 Russia's Foreign Minister Says There May Have Been More Putin-Trump Meetings

Trump Jr originally said the meeting was mostly to talk about adoption. Though the second meeting has been downplayed by the White House, Stephen Colbert explained why he's having a hard time believing what he's hearing. A spokesman for the National Security Council says it was a casual chat between the two leaders that shouldn't be described as a "meeting". The document claims that other countries are trying to "limit Russia's access to resources at sea and its access to vitally ...

Author: 0 President Trump says ISIS 'falling fast' ahead of meeting at Pentagon

He's largely ceded decision-making to Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who is expected to send almost 4,000 more troops to the country this summer. The Coalition Support Fund is the main source of military assistance for Pakistan and is considered a reimbursement for Pakistan's military support for US operations in the region.

Global Qatar's ruler voices willingness to talk to solve Arab rift
Author: 0 Qatar's ruler voices willingness to talk to solve Arab rift

The decree is an indication that Qatar is reacting more malleably to the Gulf bloc's recently proposed set of six principles than it did to their list of thirteen demands, delivered to Qatar June 22. "As you know, life in Qatar life goes on normally", he added. Sheikh Tamim reiterated his country's willingness to fight terrorism on Friday. They also imposed sanctions on Doha, as well as presenting a list of 13 demands that Qatar has so far refused to meet , calling them unrealistic.

Global U.S. sailors likely at fault in cargo-ship collision
Author: 0 U.S. sailors likely at fault in cargo-ship collision

Two defense officials told CNN that preliminary findings in the accident's investigation suggest that the Fitzgerald's crew did not take action in the minutes leading up to the crash that killed seven US sailors. In addition to the U.S. Navy, the U.S. Coast Guard and Japanese Naval and Maritime authorities are all conducting investigations. The collision with the Phillipine-flagged ACX Crystal ripped open a ragged 12-foot by 17-foot hole in the starboard side of the Fitzgerald below ...

Global Thousands protest Israel's restrictions on Al-Aqsa Mosque
Author: 0 Thousands protest Israel's restrictions on Al-Aqsa Mosque

The gunmen were shot dead after being pursued into the sacred compound. Turkey's president has called on Israel to remove metal detectors from the gates of a contested Jerusalem holy site. The issue has quickly taken on an worldwide dimension as the Haram al-Sharif mosque compound is considered the third most holy site in Islam after Medina and Mecca.

Global Jerusalem church leaders' plea for free access to worship at Holy Sites
Author: 0 Jerusalem church leaders' plea for free access to worship at Holy Sites

On Wednesday, Israeli soldiers wounded nine Palestinians and arrested four others during protests against the closure. Israel occupied East Jerusalem during the 1967 Middle East War. Abdel-Kader said that the move to install metal detectors in the compound is a power play on Israel's part. The Palestinians fear Israel is trying to retake control of the site by stealth, but Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stressed on Friday that he had no intention of altering the status ...

Global Pentagon blocks $50m Coalition Support Fund payment to Pakistan
Author: 0 Pentagon blocks $50m Coalition Support Fund payment to Pakistan

The Obama administration had designated the Haqqani network as a "foreign terrorist organisation" five years ago. The Haqqani network is apparently responsible for attacks on US forces, and also Indian forces, in Afghanistan. Defense officials and congressional aides have for months said that the new strategy won't focus exclusively on Afghanistan, but take a more regional approach.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506