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by | January 05, 2018 | 23:19

A police party has been rushed to the spot to search for survivors. "We have retrieved the body of a 10-year-old boy, Sulaiman, and the cab driver Zahoor Ahmad", said a police officer. The doctors there declared him as brought dead, an army official told GNS. Minister for Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction (DMRRR), Javaid Mustafa Mir, has directed that movement of traffic should be restricted, on vulnerable roads, in the event of adverse weather predictions.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:19

Multiple sources said her decision to leave the race revolved around her husband's health issues, and Democratic aides witnessed Cummings moving around more slowly before Christmas break, according to Politico . First elected to the House in 1996, Cummings has represented his hometown of Baltimore. "I thank all of the people across the country who have supported my campaign and those whom I have met on the campaign trail who also fervently believe that we can and must do better for the people ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:10

The Ukrainian leader past year stripped Saakashvili of his citizenship while he was overseas; Saakashvili returned to Ukraine in September and has led a series of protests against the government. Politics in Georgia are now dominated by a coalition headed by the Georgian Dream party, which arose in opposition to Saakashvili. But the government that succeeded him quickly set about prosecuting him.

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:56

The neighbor didn't know what he was talking about, she said, because flames weren't visible at the time. Johnson and her neighbors suspect "a young man who had a history of public intoxication" because he was seen walking around the house before the fire.

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:50

The two have shared a rocky relationship, with Trump at times undercutting his secretary of state in public. Book says secretary of state called U.S. "I think it is a recognition that the President has demonstrated to the world how high the stakes are", Tillerson said. He is not a typical of Presidents of the past.

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:39

The dead found in a residence in the city of Santa Clarita included a man, two women and a male juvenile, a department statement said. Authorities discovered the bodies after being sent to the home on a request to perform a welfare check, officials said.

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:41

Now, he's using the social media platform to threaten nuclear war. In other words, it won't be banning Trump. If you were thinking that Twitter might eventually cave, given that the president's tweets seem increasingly unhinged (see "Trump's North Korea "Button" Tweet Increased Risk of a Nuclear Attack and Was 'Highly Stupid, ' Congressman Says," per Newsweek), guess again.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:56

As for this week's "bomb cyclone", the storm in addition with the cold arctic air affecting most of the Eastern United States is expected to bring freezing rain, sleet and possibly snow from portions of the Florida panhandle to eastern North Carolina.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:53

While he lost to Brown in 2012, Mandel was seen by GOP officials as a top recruit for the race, who had built name recognition in the state as well as a national fundraising network. "Now is the time for Republicans to unite as one so we can defeat Sherrod Brown". Mandel said he plans to serve out the remainder of his term as state treasurer and hopes to have an opportunity to serve OH again in the future.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:41

Mike Leavitt and conservative pundit Bill Kristol, who openly told Politico he hoped Romney would run if Hatch retired. Romney, who was the 2012 GOP nominee for president, didn't mince words when Trump was seeking the White House, saying in a now-famous speech at the University of Utah that Trump would be detrimental to the country if elected.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:26

According to Netanyahu the allegations are an insult to the Iranian people and their struggle. "Our role is to be on the lookout, demanding, scrupulous" to ensure that protesters' rights are not abused. He said Trump and Vice President Mike Pence were personally stirring up trouble. The deadly unrest in Iran began one week ago. The Iranian government has blocked access to social media as they accuse tweets of inciting the anti-government hostilities.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:10

Grassley and Graham told the DOJ Friday they had reason to believe Steele lied to United States authorities about his contacts with reporters regarding information in the dossier, according to the New York Times . Representatives for the Justice Department and for Fusion GPS did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The move ramps up congressional Republicans' investigation of the salacious document and those involved in creating it, as Special Counsel Robert Mueller continues to ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:14

The move by China will be effective on January 6, it said. South Korea's top envoy on North Korean nuclear issues has talked to his American and Japanese counterparts to share the latest news about the security situation on the Korean Peninsula, the foreign ministry said Thursday.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:48

The conference will discuss plans and budgets for development of the Most Backward Districts (MBDs) of the states. An old picture of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Manmohan Singh . Reiterating that the development of backward districts is imperative, the Prime Minister said that regional imbalances should not be allowed to increase indefinitely.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:46

The triple talaq bill will now be pushed to the Budget session as Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine-die. The Congress and other parties - including BJP ally Telugu Desam Party and the AIADMK and Biju Janata Dal called further scrutiny of the bill by a select committee of the house.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:46

All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) also lashed out at Banerjee. Several social organisations filed an FIR against Banerjee, while organisations like Nikhil Bharat Banga Sahitya Sabha, Bengali Students' Federation of Assam slammed her for "trying to take political mileage".

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:45

The trade union members have strongly objected government decision. Earlier in the day, the leaders of 45 trade unions of the state transport bodies held talks with Transport Minister MR Vijayabhaskar for various demands, including the clearance of pending dues and revision in wages.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:38

Mr Bannon was quoted in the book disparaging the President's children, asserting that Mr Donald Trump Jr had been "treasonous" in meeting Russians months before the presidential election, and calling Ms Ivanka Trump "dumb as a brick".

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:18

The Rohingya crisis has not seen its end. Aid agency Save the Children warns that if born in such squalid tents, the babies will be at increased risk of disease and malnutrition, and of dying before age 5. UNICEF has said nearly 60 percent are children. A Bangladeshi official called the projection of 48,000 babies mind-boggling."Simply, this will be disastrous and awful for us", said Priton Kumar Chowdhury, a deputy director of the government's social services department.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:17

Sanctions have been imposed by the US Treasury. SBIG is behind the development and production of Iran's solid-propellant ballistic missiles. "We will not hesitate to call out the regime's economic mismanagement, and diversion of significant resources to fund threatening missile systems at the expense of its citizenry", he added.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:12

Rep. Ron DeSantis announced that he will be running for governor of Florida. DeSantis" move follows weeks of speculation over his intentions following a December 22 tweet from President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:13

It began with a long-debunked project spearheaded by (former Trump adviser) Steve Bannon during the presidential campaign. The debate he was referring to the second presidential debate between Trump and failed Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in October 2016.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:54

It was a symbolic gesture by Mnangagwa, whose party and the military have vilified Tsvangirai for decades, calling him a puppet of the West. Mnangagwa told journalists after the meeting that Tsvangirai would be going for a medical review soon.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:25

The hostage is then callously shot dead by a sick footsoldier. Hamas has cracked down on IS and its sympathizers along the Gaza-Egypt border recently as part of its improved alliance with Egypt. The war of words between the Palestinian Authority and Trump marked one more disagreement since Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in early December and declared that the USA would move its embassy there.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:17

Federal court documents unsealed Wednesday detailed the charge and other allegations, including that Wilson pointed a gun at a black woman driving in St. Wilson was arrested and charged with use of deadly weapon to commit a felony and felony criminal mischief. "Agents interviewed an acquaintance of Wilson's who told them that been acting strangely since the summer, and had joined an "'alt-right' neo-Nazi group that he found while researching white supremacy forums online".

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:20

Sears will shutter their location at Prices Corner in early April. The company is also closing the Sears in Rapid City, South Dakota. The department store portion of the business will remain open until April but the auto center will close later this month, according to the statement.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:19

The Port Authority of NY and New Jersey said it had 524 pieces of snow equipment at the area's airports that can melt up to 500 tons of snow an hour but some flights may still be canceled due to high winds and poor visibility. "The aircraft will also be thoroughly inspected to ensure no damage has been done". The flight was canceled shortly after noon and Hintz claimed she was booked in a new flight out of San Francisco Airport on Tuesday night and a $12 food voucher.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:22

Banks said Miles began driving erratically and, after the arrival of backup, the deputies initiated a "high-risk traffic stop". Both the girls were in the vehicle and unharmed. Prosecutors dismissed a child pornography charge when Miles pleaded guilty to third-offense domestic abuse battery and illegal possession of stolen things in 2015.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:02

Similar attempts were made to halt traffic at the busy Teen Haath Naka junction, but heavy police presence ensured motorists were able to cross the junction without any hinderance. The incident took place during the bicentenary celebration of the Bhima-Koregaon battle near Pune. An estimated 300,000 Dalits had gathered in the Maharashtra village of Bhima Koregaon on Monday to celebrate the 1818 victory of the British East India Company over the Peshwas, a faction of the Maratha empire ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:00

The committee had issued a request for documents and witness interviews related to the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Rosenstein left the meeting Wednesday evening, refusing to answer questions from reporters as they followed him down a long hall from Ryan's suite to a door exiting the building.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:01

The full report [PDF ] on what to do about children only being on Snapchat all the time says the "digital literacy education" offered at the moment should be widened to go beyond today's simple safety messages, with the idea that both "critical awareness" the "understanding of algorithms" should be explicitly explained.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:02

There were few reports of anti-regime protests after the political establishment closed ranks against the unrest last week that left at least 21 dead. And in Berlin, around 100 regime opponents demanded the immediate release of people arrested during three days of protests. After nearly a week of anti-government sloganeering, the Iranian regime tried to put on its own show of supposed people power.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:53

Two people died on the northern coast of Spain after being swept away by a wave, according to the BBC . In France , a 21-year-old skier was killed by a falling tree at Morillon in the Alps where unsafe conditions forced the closure of several resorts.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:56

It is the highest figure recorded by the INMO. The call for a more stringent structure around patient admission and discharge come as the Limerick hospital was revealed as having the highest number of patients - 8,869 - forced to wait on trolleys for a bed previous year.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:53

According to him, the failure of the companies to meet their contractual obligations caused the fuel crisis, which was aggravated by the high cost of crude oil in the global market. "I don't have one (evidence) yet; if you have one, I will like to have it". So we need to do better planning obviously in terms of foreseeing this and trying to provide for this.