Israel's foreign ministry said the Jordanian who stabbed the guard was a workman who was at the embassy compound to replace furniture. "A weight has been lifted from my heart", he said, according to a statement from the Israeli government.
It has routinely criticized Western liberal democracy, often making points similar to those of Hungary's controversial Prime Minister Viktor Orban, another European Union leader from the former communist Eastern Europe who has become notorious for his vision for an "illiberal democracy".
There were also protests against the security set-up in Jordan, which occupied East Jerusalem from 1949 to 1967, funds the compound's upkeep and runs the Waqf, the religious trust which administers it. There are few confirmed details of the incident in the Israeli embassy in Amman, which appears to have happened in a building used as a residency for staff in the embassy compound.
Fortunately for the shark, one of the onboard crew members came up with an innovative idea to help set it free. They then referenced the movie " Jaws " and joked that they were going to need a bigger boat. In the now-viral video taken by those on the boat, someone can be heard saying "He jumped on the boat, oh my god!", as crew members decide how to handle the situation.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said even though the failure of the GOP health care bill makes tax reform hard, it's not a showstopper. There's not a complete consensus on how best to do health-care reform. But, as for the rest of the joint statement, it's a total letdown and reveals the scope of disagreements still remaining between House Speaker Paul Ryan , Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin , National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn , Senate Finance ...
The chancellor said: "I can't tell you a precise period of time because we haven't had that discussion yet, it will be driven by technical considerations - how long it will take us to put the necessary arrangements in place". The unexpected announcement comes hot on the heels of Brexit campaign leader Nigel Farage warning that "the old alliance of big business and a Tory government" were preparing a "great Brexit betrayal" on immigration.
Awan pleaded not guilty to one charge of bank fraud at a Tuesday arraignment at the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and was given permission to go home if he wore a Global Positioning System monitor ankle bracelet, obeyed a strict curfew, gave up his passport and stayed within a 50-mile radius of his residence.
For his supporters, it is a step in the right direction, and for his opponents, especially those in the United States illegally, there has been a growing sense of fear. "Recognizing that federal law pre-empts state law, this bill may be viewed as symbolic". Baker has said he doesn't oppose cities and towns that declare themselves sanctuaries, but the state shouldn't impose a blanket law.
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has said Ireland is "not going to design a border for the Brexiteers". On Friday, Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney also rejected the plans for a technical solution and called on the British government to come up with other options to deal with the border issue.
One person has been killed and several others injured in a knife attack in Hamburg , Germany. The assailant was placed under arrest, police said, adding that it was too soon to speculate a motive. According to police, the suspect entered the supermarket on the corner of Fuhlsbüttler street and Hermann-Kauffmann street in Hamburg and proceeded to stab customers at random.
DT and Orange triggered a claim under the warranty after BT's stock market value plunged by nearly £8bn, after the company revealed the extent of a £530m accounting scandal at its Italian operation. BT said in its annual financial report that the fine was a "full and final settlement" paid to Deutsche Telekom and Orange to settle a claim related to the EE acquisition agreement in 2015.
A number of violent incidents involving the Bharatiya Janata Party and Communist Party of India workers were reported last night from Thiruvananthapuram. "This attack was pre-planned", said Ramesh. Now it has crossed all acceptable levels. "Today the situation is such that their criminal activities centred in and around Kannur district have shifted to the state capital", he added.
The Tashkent Regional Court convicted Gulnara Karimova of committing the charged crimes and she was sentenced to five years in prison, said the message. Karimova has additionally been charged with several other crimes, including financial misdeeds, forgery, and money laundering, and the investigation continues, the statement said.
Maybe they do. But Scaramucci's 12-hour circus act just confirmed previous leaks about tension between him and Priebus - leaks that Scaramucci tried to counter last Friday when he called Priebus a "dear friend" and said "we are a little bit like brothers where we rough each other up once in a while".
The panel had said it had found significant disparities between Sharif's and his family's income and their actual wealth, and recommended filing a corruption case against them. In its decision, the Supreme Court had specifically asked the president to "ensure a smooth transition for the democratic process". She said the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) would soon announce its future course of action.
Republicans and Democrats have pushed for more sanctions partly as a response to conclusions by US intelligence agencies that the Kremlin interfered in the 2016 presidential election campaign to help Trump. Measures against Iran, which is accused of supporting terrorism, and North Korea following missile tests earlier this year, are also included in the bill .
The legal reforms have triggered mass street protests in Poland and raised fears for the rule of law in one of the EU's leading eastern former communist states. Duda did, however, sign into law a bill giving the justice minister power to name the heads of all lower courts, in what critics see as a blow to the country's system of checks and balances.
The US ambassador to Russia , John Tefft, was summoned to the foreign ministry on Friday morning to be given the news. She did not say whether Trump would sign or veto the measure when it reaches his desk. "It is well past time that we forcibly respond", said Rep. Ed Royce, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. It is the first major foreign policy legislation approved by Congress under Trump, who has struggled to advance his domestic agenda despite Republicans controlling the ...
The Arizona senator has emerged as one of Trump's most outspoken GOP critics. The office of Sen. During last year's campaign Trump shockingly ridiculed McCain over his years as a POW during the Vietnam War. Senators planned to vote Wednesday on a Republican amendment repealing much of President Barack Obama's law and giving Congress two years to concoct a replacement.
Initially celebrated for her hard stance against the Senate bill and her statements that she "did not come to Washington to hurt people" following the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) analysis of the bill, she was expected to hold rank with them.
When President Trump said this week his administration is going after "blood-thirsty" criminal gangs like the notoriously violent MS-13, he added a menacing flourish: "Our guys are rougher than their guys". But civil rights groups say police and immigration agents have unfairly targeted some teenagers. SCCC vice chairman Jim Morgo said the college had "no choice" but to allow Trump to speak on campus, although he noted the college's diversity.
Two other officers at the scene, including one who was off-duty at the time, returned fire, striking a person inside the vehicle, Adams said. Details about the incident were not immediately available, but dispatchers said the officer was rushed to Eskenazi Hospital after suffering multiple gunshot wounds.
Lathan said. "They would have to pick someone to run". Trump's reluctance to act on his anger and fire Sessions may be based in part on the lack of an immediate plan for a successor at the Justice Department. Sanders also confirmed that Sessions was at the White House today "for other meetings" but he did not meet with the president. Furthermore, Trump's advisers have argued that replacing the attorney general would be a political distraction from the big-ticket items the administration is ...
A motorist in United Kingdom had a "miraculous escape" when his $262,000 Ferrari Scuderia veered off a highway and caught fire in a field in South Yorkshire . South Yorkshire Police said on Twitter the driver lost control before the vehicle - which is capable of 0-60mph in just 3.6 seconds - "went airborne and burst into flames" in the wet conditions.
According to the communique issued from the Raj Bhawan, Nitish has claimed the support of 131 members, including the BJP , two independents and legislators of BJP allies Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM)-Secular and Rashtriya Lok Samata party (RLSP).
Politico's report was the first one to reveal details from the disclosure form Scaramucci filed with the Office of Government Ethics, which showed that from January 1, 2016, to the end of June, when he joined the Export-Import Bank, Scaramucci earned $4.9 million from his ownership stake in SkyBridge Capital, plus more than $5 million in salary.
He then paid Mr Blue £1 million for his services but denies the huge sum was decided on the night out. The court heard colourful evidence from Mr Blue, who said Mr Ashley would take naps in meetings and hold drink-fuelled management sessions - one of which culminated in him vomiting into a fireplace.
The exam was held on June 18 , 2017. In accordance with the Rules of the Examination, all these candidates have to apply again in the Detailed Application Form (DAF) for IFoS (Main) Examination, 2017 which would be available on the website of the UPSC.
One such name was Ekta Bisht, who spun a web around the best players of the world in the World Cup. "A Test match is the ultimate challenge for every cricketer as it tests a player's temperament, skills, and endurance level". Which was a bigger achievement - the win against Pakistan or Australia in the semifinal? She is proud that her team has now got global acceptance.
In a statement, the foreign ministry said it would require the number of US diplomats in Russian Federation to be reduced by September 1. "This means the overall number of personnel employed in American diplomatic and consular institutions in the Russian Federations will be reduced to 455".
He then said he had no interest in media attention-unlike some other White House officials. He added: "As you know from the Italian expression, the fish stinks from the head down. His attacks on White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus won't go down well with Mr Priebus's old friend Paul Ryan, the influential speaker of the House.
Pic: ReutersJERUSALEM: Thousands of Muslim worshippers surged into Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque on Thursday and at least 113 were hurt in scuffles with police after Israel lifted security measures imposed at the sacred site in the face of days of violent protests.
One person tweeted footage of the aftermath, showing the train's front crumpled against a metal barrier. The driver was among those hurt in the crash, according to Reuters. Among the wounded ones, five have been seriously injured and were sent to hospitlals. The area where the accident happened has been cordoned off.
The Conservatives claim new analysis of Labour's spending plans shows that by the end of this Parliament, public sector net debt would be more than £250bn higher under Labour than under the Conservatives. It was reported at the time that he had hinted he would wipe out debt for thousands of graduates. The Conservatives continue to hold Jeremy Corbyn to account for alluding to the idea Labour may write off student debt during the election.
Republican U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan defended Priebus after Scaramucci's comments . But the news has been overshadowed by the infighting emerging from the White House . First, it's important to note that the financial disclosure was a public record, not secret information. After the Twittersphere lit up, pointing out to Scaramucci that the disclosure form is public and that it appeared he was threatening Preibus, he deleted the tweet , and posted a new one ...
If England beat Portugal they will then go on to meet France in the quarter finals, a team that they have lost to in the past three major tournaments. Not that the Lionesses can afford to defend as badly or forfeit possession as cheaply as they did at times against a pacy Portugal with a fine winger in Diana Silva.
She says whatever Israel does won't placate the Palestinians. Global observers, including the UN's Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov, had urged both sides to come to a resolution before Friday prayers, which usually draw tens of thousands worshippers.
Both appeared in the High Court in Kuala Lumpur today, where the date for the trial was decided. They allegedly committed the offense at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) Departure Hall at about 9am on February 13, according to Section 302 of the Penal Code, which carries a mandatory death sentence upon conviction.
In the CNN interview , Scaramucci said he'd be reaching out to his "buddies" in the Federal Bureau of Investigation about the matter. 'OK, the Mooch showed up a week ago, ' he said. It was released after a public records request by a Politico reporter. But he said he wants to stop what he calls "nefarious, unnecessary, backstabbing, palace intrigue-like leaks".
All readings remain very weak, but for a nation that has been consistently battling deflationary forces for close to three decades, the fact that these readings are either flat or slightly higher year-on-year is a positive outcome nonetheless.
In another tweet on Monday, Trump called Sessions, who was one of his earliest high profile supporters in the 2016 campaign, "our beleaguered A.G", "VERY weak", demanding to know why he was not "looking into Crooked Hillary's crimes & Russian Federation relations".
The alleged incident came to light when another pupil found out what had happened and insisted that Miss Wilson have sex with him too or he would expose her. But since no evidence came to light, there was nothing the school could do, the report said. But The Bristol Post on Thursday said police were now looking into the allegations.
As Bloomberg explained , Republicans Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska voted against beginning debate, meaning that opposition from even one more senator would block passage of any health bill. Senate voting to debate a bill for which there isn't even any text that is available to the public. Several versions of a Senate health care plan have come and gone after Republican senators, including Sen.
Yvette Williams, a coordinator at the Justice 4 Grenfell campaign group, said the move would help restore trust between the police and the community. Both organisations will be questioned under the 2007 corporate manslaughter and corporate homicide act .
The Dow Jones industrial average gained 0.5 percent to 21,711.01, and the Nasdaq composite rose 0.2 percent to 6,422.75. The 50-share NSE Nifty fell 0.10 points to 10,020.55 after hitting an intraday record high of 10,114.85. On the other hand, mortgage major HDFC gained 5.8 per cent and HDFC Bank was up 2.2 per cent. According to media reports , the company's profit failed to meet analysts' expectations beaten down by one-time dealer compensation due to Goods and Services Tax (GST) ...
On July 21, newly named White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci downplayed reports of tension between himself and chief of staff Reince Priebus . One of those biblical brothers murdered the other. Lizza confirmed that he did record the interview with Scaramucci. "Let me tell you something about myself", he said.
Two days before, she was yelling at the sisters, "We're going to kill all ya ... I'm an American, you're not". "Why are you in our country anyway?" Corrects that woman shown threatening the Muslim women in the video is from North Dakota, not Minnesota.
Roy, who won the 1997 prize for her The God of Small Things , is now competing with four authors each from the United Kingdom and the U.S. along with two Irish and two Pakistani writers. As reported by the Guardian , Saunders, Whitehead and Auster will be competing with two new names: Fiona Mozley, from the United Kingdom, and American Emily Fridlund, both picked for their debut novels , Elmet and History of Wolves respectively.
Congress is up against an October 1 deadline - the start of a new fiscal year - for either passing spending bills or temporarily extending funding at current-year levels to give negotiators more time to come to agreements. That's something the White House might actually favor. Furthermore, Lowey noted that Pentagon funding would run into a technical problem as it breaches a cap on defence spending by $72 billion.
Late on Monday, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said Mr Trump was still studying the bill and considering whether he would support it. The package includes sanctions that passed the House in May to choke off money flows to North Korea's missile and nuclear programs.