by | September 27, 2017 | 19:26

The latest forecast from the U.S. National Hurricane Center said, " Maria is moving toward the north near 7 miles per hour [11 km/h], and this general motion with some decrease in forward speed is expected through tonight". Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 230 miles [370 km] from the center. Lee , a Category 2 hurricane, is gaining in strength as it moves westward, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory on Tuesday.

by | September 27, 2017 | 19:27

Asif said Pakistan was ready to work with the United States for effective management of the Afghan border to stop terrorist infiltration and to facilitate a peace settlement in Afghanistan. The party, political observers said, seems as an effort to set up a front which is acceptable to moderate Pakistanis. India appears keen to do more in Afghanistan than its already promised United States dollars 3 billion for development aid, a top USA general told lawmakers, asserting that New Delhi can ...

by | September 27, 2017 | 19:22

Behavior like this will not be tolerated in our programs. "Month after month, the defendants exploited the hoop dreams of student-athletes around the country, allegedly treating them as little more than opportunities to enrich themselves through bribery and fraud schemes", Kim said at a news conference Tuesday in NY.

by | September 27, 2017 | 19:03

The only way to make the magic math of the tax cuts work is to take money away from programs that help people at the bottom of the economy and redistribute it to the people at the top. Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin have said previously that they didn't want the tax plan to offer any tax cut to the highest earners - and that they'd balance a rate cut by eliminating deductions that the wealthy use to reduce their tax bills.

by | September 27, 2017 | 18:50

John McCain and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, in a radio interview on Monday in which he expressed disappointment at the lack of accomplishment on healthcare legislation. John McCain's opposition to the latest GOP health care bill is drawing an angry tweet from President Donald Trump . Additionally, Sen. Susan Collins said Sunday she found it "very difficult" to imagine she'd vote for the bill.

by | September 27, 2017 | 18:40

The motion passed, parliament communications director Chris Obore told Reuters, adding that Magyezi would have about a month to submit the bill to a first reading in the House. A leading opposition figure, Kizza Besigye, was arrested after he attempted to mobilise protesters to march on parliament, Kayima said. Media in Uganda routinely complain of harassment by security personnel.

by | September 27, 2017 | 18:34

It was decided that the party leaders would not simply criticise the legal course against the Sharif family but would point out the dichotomy and deviations from the set legal course, while dealing with them. Sharif told reporters outside his upscale London apartment in London before departing for Islamabad last Sunday (24). He said he would stay in Pakistan to face courts despite strong reservations.

by | September 27, 2017 | 18:12

North Korea's top diplomat said Monday that a weekend tweet by US President Donald Trump was a "declaration of war" and North Korea has the right to retaliate by shooting down US bombers, even in worldwide airspace. "It also renews the obligations of the Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights". There was no retaliation, and the United States resumed reconnaissance flights off the coast of North Korea a week later.

by | September 27, 2017 | 17:54

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by | September 27, 2017 | 17:43

The US and North Korea agreed to an armistice after the 1950-1953 Korean War, not a peace treaty. The film was released by a government propaganda website after United States planes flew over worldwide airspace on Sunday, which it often does for drills or in times of heightened tension.

by | September 27, 2017 | 17:44

North Korea in recent weeks detonated its sixth nuclear bomb and has test-fired intercontinental missiles - saying it needs to defend itself against hostility from the United States and its allies. Ri said: "The question of who won't be around much longer will be answered then". His threat came amid a tranche of bellicose statements by Mr Trump and despot leader Kim Jong-un.

by | September 27, 2017 | 17:14

A report via thePalm Beach Post told of matters escalating after Davis had earlier tossed several eggs at the man's cars and his home. Police reports suggest Davis flew into a fit of rage after realising the affair had been outed and drove to his home in Palm Beach Gardens , Florida , to confront him.

by | September 27, 2017 | 17:10

He said he saw officers shoot at the passenger window and drag a man out of the bullet-riddled auto. Reports on Facebook said the road was swamped by police and loud bangs like gunfire were heard. "It came off the roundabout towards Portishead and then was boxed in by cars. It was very faded". I did wonder if it was gun fire'. "God knows what was happening!" BBC has reported that the Avon and Somerset Police confirmed the fatality and has referred the shooting to the Independent Police ...

by | September 27, 2017 | 16:23

Earlier in the day, Chidambaram also used Sinha's article to attack Modi saying that the truth will prevail. Although, Sinha, in his tenure from 1999 to 2002 as the finance minister was criticised for some of his ventures, he's not holding back in his assessment of what he calls the "mess the finance minister has made of the economy".

by | September 27, 2017 | 16:13

Demand was so strong that the travel operator was facing a shortage of beds, he said. Thomas Cook has unveiled a tie-up with Swiss-based hotel property development firm LMEY Investments as it strengthens plans to grow its own-brand hotel portfolio.

by | September 27, 2017 | 16:05

Duterte's whereabouts had not been known for several hours prior to Dagoy's remarks. Duterte seemed to suggest that the Philippines had been overwhelmed by drug criminal gangs. Duterte has formerly called for the withdrawal of United States troops from the Philippines and has had harsh words for Washington because of criticism against his war on drugs.

by | September 27, 2017 | 16:00

The National Weather Service is predicting a cold front will move in this weekend, possibly by Friday . Every day has seen temperatures in the 90s - and the city even recorded its warmest day of the year when it hit 95 degrees on Saturday .

by | September 27, 2017 | 15:55

It accused the United States of "unfriendly and hostile acts", describing the travel ban as the latest move in a systematic effort by the U.S. to force political change in Venezuela . Maduro has blamed the United States government for protests and clashes in Venezuela that rocked the Latin American country for months. He added that the US was "prepared to take further action if the government of Venezuela persists on its path to impose authoritarian rule".

by | September 27, 2017 | 15:49

The United States wants a diplomatic solution to the escalating nuclear crisis with North Korea , Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday, toning down the shrill rhetoric between the two countries. Ri said that those words were clearly a " declaration of war " against Pyongyang, and he noted that the UN Charter authorises the worldwide body's member states to defend themselves.

by | September 27, 2017 | 15:43

But despite previously claiming that an exodus of disgruntled pilots has nothing to do with its shock decision to cancel more than 2,000 flights scheduled before the end of October, Mr O'Leary revealed the firm aims to recruit 120 new pilots within 'the next week or two '.

by | September 27, 2017 | 15:26

Laying emphasis on effective border management, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Wednesday said that such border management with Afghanistan is imperative to curb infiltration of terrorists. "The unprovoked violations on the LoC [Line of Control in Kashmir] and the working boundary, escalating political rhetoric, excessive use of force against unarmed civilians in the occupied Kashmir and harassment of minorities, particularly Muslims in India, do not bode well for peace, reconciliation ...

by | September 27, 2017 | 15:22

It is often said that one can not hide true affection from the universe and that was pretty much evident when Bollywood's gorgeous lady, Dimple Kapadia and the "2.5 kg ka haath" title holder, Sunny Deol were spotted together holding hands at a bus stop in London.

by | September 27, 2017 | 15:21

Trump also used the derisive reference to Kim in his speech to the U.N. General Assembly on September 19. The White House on Monday firmly pushed back on reports that North Korea's top diplomat thinks that President Donald Trump declared war with his tweet about Kim Jong Un this weekend.

by | September 27, 2017 | 15:17

Though he made it clear that he wouldn't cause a split in party, MLAs loyal to him have reportedly been meeting Chief Minister Nitish Kumar giving rise to speculations that a division in party was imminent. Till July, Mr Kumar was part of the Maha-Gathbandhan or Grand Alliance which combined his party with the Congress and Lalu Yadav and defeated Prime Minister Narendra Modi's high-energy campaign to take charge of Bihar in 2015.

by | September 27, 2017 | 14:57

With a number of injuries in the midfield, Craig Burley examines how Man United might cope when they visit CSKA Moscow . " CSKA Moscow is a classic in European football", Mata wrote in his weekly blog. Ball winning Swedish midfielder Pontus Wernbloom fills a similar role in the CSKA team as Nemanja Matic does for United. This will Manchester United's sixth match in 18 days.

by | September 27, 2017 | 14:53

The Leadership newspaper said two out of the five accused persons arraigned before a Federal High Court in Lagos over unlawful importation of 661 pump-action rifles into the country have opted for a plea bargain arrangement with the Federal Government.

by | September 27, 2017 | 14:39

A Reuters report on the trade indicated the shipments may not have all taken place in August, with Beijing instead allowing coal which had been unloaded by North Korean ships to pass through customs. North Korea will be high on the agenda when U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits China later this week. He said that such communication is beneficial to the steady development of bilateral ties.

by | September 27, 2017 | 14:30

Designed on a more compact 28-nanometer design, the Broadcom GPS chip uses a new radio architecture with a dedicated sensor hub. Broadcom's new chip makes a significant improvement by utilizing a newer L5 signal that is less prone to unexpected time delays.

by | September 27, 2017 | 14:23

Israel's foreign ministry did not immediately comment. i24NEWS revealed last week that Israel was pursuing a two-pronged diplomatic strategy to block the Palestinian request for membership of Interpol, first by attempting to convince Interpol's leadership to tighten the proposed criteria for new members, in an effort to disqualify the Palestinians from joining.

by | September 27, 2017 | 14:26

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud issued an order on Tuesday that paves the way for women to obtain driver's licenses, according to Saudi state media . Prince Khaled confirmed that women will not need the permission of a make guardian to get a driving licence. Amnesty International welcomed the decree as "long overdue" but said there was still a range of discriminatory laws and practices that needed to be overturned.

by | September 27, 2017 | 13:53

Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman, who arrived in the region hours after the blast, blamed "external factors" for the incident. Police spokesman Yaroslav Trakalo said the fire had caused artillery shells at the facility to explode one after the other, news outlet Pravda said on its website.

by | September 27, 2017 | 13:19

Two years ago, the army attacked separatist rebels just over the border with Myanmar in a rare cross-border strike that the government said showed its resolve to fight terrorism beyond the country's borders. "Heavy casualties reported inflicted on NCN (K) cadre". The insurgents than broke contact and fled from the spot. However, there is no confirmation on the exact number of casualties.

by | September 27, 2017 | 13:12

Britain wants to start discussing future trade and security relations with the bloc, but European Union officials say that can't happen until there has been "sufficient progress" on the terms of the divorce. The EU says it won't discuss future relationships until it has guarantees on Britain's outstanding financial commitments, the rights of more than 4 million EU and British citizens affected by Brexit and the status of the Irish border.

by | September 27, 2017 | 12:22

The sentence will anger millions of supporters in Yingluck's "Red-Shirt" movement ahead of elections promised next year by the military that staged a coup to topple her democratically elected government after months of political unrest in 2014.

by | September 27, 2017 | 12:23

According to the Department of Corrections' website, Tharpe was charged two counts of kidnapping and murder in Jones County. But Ammons said the justices plan to put Tharpe's case on next month's court calendar. The U.S. Supreme Court issued the temporary stay based on a separate motion that Tharpe's attorneys had filed in federal court in June seeking to reopen his case based on the allegations of juror racial bias.