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by | January 27, 2018 | 17:33

President Widodo is on his first visit to Pakistan along with a delegation comprising ministers and the businessmen. "He [Widodo] also proposed the establishment of a committee of Indonesian, Afghan and Pakistani Ulemas [Muslim scholars] for this objective", the statement read.

by | January 27, 2018 | 17:16

But the security sources said the route via Russian Federation had developed as Beijing, North Korea's neighbour and lone major ally, cracked down on exports from the secretive Communist state. He said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un should get the message that his nuclear and missile programs are unacceptable to the global community. The US sanctions are "a manifestation of heinous intention to throw a wet blanket over the inter-Korean exchange and cooperation and to aggravate the ...

by | January 27, 2018 | 17:11

Hasan Ismail Abdullah Almarzooqi of JAAS Tourism LLC said in a complaint that Binoy fled to India after cheating his firm. However, in a face-saving exercise, Binoy Kodiyeri, the son of CPM state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, produced clearance certificates issued by police and courts in Dubai to substantiate his claim that he didn't face any case in the Gulf emirate where he had lived for several years since 2003.

by | January 27, 2018 | 17:01

At least 81,000 people evacuated the area around the Philippines' Mayon volcano as officials continued to warn Friday that a hazardous eruption was imminent. Mayon is in coconut-growing Albay province, about 210 miles southeast of Manila. "It was like night time at noon, there was zero visibility in some areas because the ash fall was so thick", Nunez said.

by | January 27, 2018 | 16:53

In a dramatic late-night session, senators blocked a bill to extend government funding through February 16. And they have so far failed to provide the Senate's 51 Republicans with enough votes to cross the chamber's 60-vote threshold to end a Democrat-led filibuster and pass the spending bill.

by | January 27, 2018 | 16:46

The student who reported the alleged threats wasn't involved in the conversation but "took appropriate action right on the bus.by recording it", Bower said. "By video through Snapchat from another student at the high school here that basically said he was going to kill him", said Harrison County Sheriff Shain Stephens.

by | January 27, 2018 | 16:44

Senate Judiciary Chairman Charles Grassley on Friday urged the White House to let special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian election-meddling "work its course", amid reports that President Trump seriously considered firing Mr.

by | January 27, 2018 | 16:08

Indian Air Force commando Jyoti Prakash Nirala who killed three terrorists single handedly in Bandipora encounter before being shot dead will be awarded India's highest peacetime military award Ashoka Chakra by President Ram Nath Kovind on 69th Republic Day posthumously.

by | January 27, 2018 | 16:02

He said under the UPA, presidents of BJP which was the main opposition, Nitin Gadkari and Rajnath Singh , were allocated seat in the 11th row meant for officials. Even a day later, the controversy over Congress president Rahul Gandhi being alotted a seat in the sixth row during the Republic Day parade doesn't seem to be dying down as the BJP questioned the worth of Rahul Gandhi being accommodated in the VVIP enclosure.

by | January 27, 2018 | 16:04

They stopped at the Terrytown intersection, where witnesses said the two men were "in a heated verbal exchange" from their vehicles until McKnight exited his vehicle. According to Gasser, he feared for his life when McKnight made an aggressive movement, or lunged in such a way as to attempt to get inside his vehicle.

by | January 27, 2018 | 16:03

Autopsies confirmed both died from ligature neck compression. After the announcement, the family said they were not surprised by the police conclusion. "The family continues to support the Toronto Police Service in their efforts to seek justice for their parents and pursue those responsible for these unspeakable crimes".

by | January 27, 2018 | 16:01

The refrigerators, which date back to 1990, have been faltering despite regular maintenance, an Air Force spokesperson said . President Trump has been fiercely critical of the cost associated with Air Force One in the past, criticizing Boeing in 2016 for "doing a little bit of a number" on the American taxpayer.

by | January 27, 2018 | 15:52

Edward Kennedy, who for 50 years was one of the dominant voices of Democratic politics. Kennedy, 37, is a member of the House Democratic Caucus and a grandson of the late U.S. Kennedy will be the first MA politician to deliver the response since 1985, when then-House Speaker Thomas (Tip) O'Neill joined Bill Clinton (who was Arkansas governor at the time) and then-Florida Gov.

by | January 27, 2018 | 15:35

The hospital's operations were suspended after the fire. Gyeongnam Provincial Police Agency said that part of the hospital facility was remodeled to create more room, including the pantry room which does not appear in the original building ledger.

by | January 27, 2018 | 15:18

Although in cases such as this the person declared to be persona non grata must leave the country, the statement issued by Caracas does not expressly order Silva's expulsion or set any deadlines for that to occur. The fund estimates price increases surpassed 2,400 percent a year ago, according to a report published Thursday by Alejandro Werner, head of the IMF's Western Hemisphere department.

by | January 27, 2018 | 14:39

But, Siemens' Russian partner reportedly sent them to Crimea, which Russia had seized from Ukraine and annexed in 2014. Director General of Limited Liability Company Foreign Economic Association Technopromexport Sergey Topor-Gilka was also included in the list .

by | January 27, 2018 | 14:28

Democrats' key concern is that protection for " dreamers " - young people who were brought illegally to the United States when they were children - should be included in the Bill. It came after a fruitless last-minute negotiating session at the White House between Trump and Senator Chuck Schumer of NY, the Democratic leader.

by | January 27, 2018 | 14:28

South of the capital, the Seine has been more punishing in the suburb of Conde-Sainte-Libiaire, where residents were evacuated as roads turned into rivers and homes were left nearly submerged. Metro stations might be closed as the Seine keeps rising, and services have been halted on the busy RER C suburban line until next Wednesday as workers seal off ventilation ducts to keep water out.

by | January 27, 2018 | 14:27

The Negotiations Committee's representative Firas al-Khaldi confirmed to TASS the information to boycott the Sochi meeting is true. Syria's main opposition group, the Syrian Negotiations Commission, this week said it would need further details before it could make a final decision on whether to attend the talks, which dozens of rebel factions have already rejected.

by | January 27, 2018 | 14:25

China published a white paper on its Arctic policy Friday, offering a thorough introduction to its policy goals, basic principles, policies and positions for its participation in Arctic affairs. The council comprises eight member countries bordering the Arctic - Canada, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Russia, the United States and Iceland.

by | January 27, 2018 | 14:25

A source close to Assange has said his lawyers believe the International Court of Justice in the Hague, the Netherlands, may hold the key to securing his freedom. While the Swedish investigation is no longer being actively pursued, British authorities say the Wikileaks founder will still be arrested if he leaves the embassy.

by | January 27, 2018 | 14:16

The official added there was a "number" of people were scene lying on the ground. He detonated his explosives at a second check point, Mr Rahimi said. ISIS claims responsibility for the huge suicide bomb attack in Kabul , that killed 40 people. There were dozens of people who were killed and wounded.

by | January 27, 2018 | 14:18

Sherrif's deputies in Jefferson County finally realized what was happening and laid in wait to watch it all go down. Inside the bag were three bottles of brandy, a bottle of whiskey, dozens of packages of tobacco, packaged snacks, fruit and a large amount of home-cooked food, including sausages, chicken, rice and vegetables, according to photographs released by sheriff officials.

by | January 27, 2018 | 01:08

The framework provided a pathway to citizenship for almost 1.8 million immigrants that are either enrolled in or otherwise qualify for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. He told reporters that the wall could be less than the $25 billion he was requesting since it would run for some 800 miles along the border, rather than along the entire 1,989-mile frontier.

by | January 27, 2018 | 00:47

Police were called and marksmen armed with hypodermic needles were at the scene, and a perimeter around the zoo was established to prevent cars nearby from entering. Instead, they gathered near a large rock at the centre of the zoo. Officials warned people not to approach the animals, saying: "They are stronger than us".

by | January 27, 2018 | 00:16

Two years ago, Myanmar celebrated a moment many thought would never come as democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi took her seat at the head of the. Richardson led the first foreign delegation allowed to visit Suu Kyi in 1994 when she was under house arrest, Bergman said, "and helped to get many Myanmar political prisoners out during military rule, some are now serving in her government".

by | January 26, 2018 | 20:54

Sherman, who were 75 and 70 respectively, were found dead near the indoor pool of their north Toronto mansion on December 15. "We have sufficient evidence to describe this as a double homicide investigation, and that Honey and Barry Sherman were in fact targeted", Detective Sergeant Susan Gomes said in a Friday press conference.

by | January 26, 2018 | 20:55

Clinton's then-senior faith adviser, Burns Strider , was accused in 2008 of sexually harassing a young female staffer, according to the Times . She said Strider had displayed inappropriate behavior: kissing her on the forehead, rubbing her shoulders and sending suggestive emails.

by | January 26, 2018 | 20:39

Ayodeji Tinubu, the erstwhile Special Adviser on Sports to the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode , has been confirmed dead at the General Hospital, Epe. "We pray that the Almighty God will comfort the entire Lagos State Government structure and grant his widow and the children the fortitude to bear the big loss".

by | January 26, 2018 | 20:17

Democratic and Republican senators who were hoping for a clean amnesty for illegal aliens brought to the U.S.as minors have expressed their frustration that Stephen Miller , senior adviser to President Trump , is ruining their plans. "Any effort to kill immigration reform usually has Mr. Miller's fingerprints on it", Durbin told reporters. Trump has yet to clearly articulate what must be included in a deal to extend legal status to so-called Dreamers.

by | January 26, 2018 | 19:46

Tillerson reportedly ceded that Turkey has "legitimate security concerns"-without specifying what those are-and that the United States continues to "urge Turkey to exercise restraint and ensure that its military operations remain limited in scope".

by | January 26, 2018 | 19:42

The men kidnapped the father, according to authorities, but the young boy escaped and called police. The men demanded money, bound the child and the father and began searching the house for valuables. "They were demanding money they were owed that nobody knew anything about", Conroe Police Sergeant Jeff Smith told the Houston Chronicle . Monique McKnight, a neighbor in Trinity Gardens, told KPRC-TV she was woken up by the raid.

by | January 26, 2018 | 19:36

His lawyers say that over the past two years, he has suffered a series of strokes and now can not remember the crime for which he was sentenced to death. The state is still waiting for approval to carry out the execution overnight. His legal team states that Madison has dementia and does not remember killing a police officer three decades ago.

by | January 26, 2018 | 19:29

Trump campaigned for the presidency with nativist rhetoric that assailed the threat from outsiders, especially Mexicans and Muslims. A Bipartisan group of senators says they are encouraged by President Trump's support for an immigration plan that would provide a pathway to citizenship for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants.

by | January 26, 2018 | 18:53

Chung is set to face both a tremendous challenge and an opportunity to prove himself against the Goliath of tennis. Chung told Xinhua news agency: "Over the last few days I've had blister, over blister, over blister". A rematch of last year's Wimbledon decider awaits Roger Federer if he can overcome South Korean rising star Hyeon Chung in the Australian Open semi- finals.