by | October 14, 2017 | 18:53

It is believed that the target was a hotel. "This was very frightful", witness Ismail Yusuf told AFP news agency. No one has yet claimed responsibility for the attack, however, Somalia has been fighting a war with Islamist insurgents in the country known as al Shabaab.

by | October 14, 2017 | 18:50

There was yet more good news from the Auckland meeting where it was also announced that South Africa and Zimbabwe's Boxing Day day and night Test had received the board's blessings and will go ahead as a trial. Richardson also mentioned that the countries were welcome to experiment with four-day test matches but they would not count towards the championship.

by | October 14, 2017 | 18:04

Today and Sunday will be a case of calm before the storm as some parts of the United Kingdom are expected to see temperatures rising to 25C. The tropical storm is likely to hit Sunday night having its biggest impact on Monday. 'A yellow wind warning has been enforced already over the western parts of England, Scotland and Northern Ireland as we expect to get winds of up to 60/70mph and gusts as high as 80mph from about midday through to midnight.

by | October 14, 2017 | 17:24

The teaser of the film was received very well and we expect the same of the trailer that's slated to release soon. During media interaction the actress said, this is one of the best scripts I have read in the longest time. Because the trailer of Vidya's newest , " Tumhari Sulu " is here and whattawow! Vidya shared the trailer on Twitter under the caption,"Lo aa gayi Sulu!" Vidya Balan plays an adorable housewife named Sulochana.

by | October 14, 2017 | 16:10

Lieutenant Issa Sakho, commander of the military fire brigade, said four Moldovans were killed and two Moldovans and four French citizens injured. Reuters reported citing souces that the French nationals were soldiers; no official confirmation from Paris has been issued so far.

by | October 14, 2017 | 14:56

The Central African Republic has the highest GHI score and it has been categorized as "extremely alarming" followed by Chad, Sierra Leone, Madagascar and Zambia. "As of 2015-16, more than a fifth [21%] of children in India suffer from wasting [low weight for height] - up from 20% in 2005-2006", IFPRI said. PK Joshi, IFPRI director for South Asia, says even with the massive scale-up of national nutrition-focused programmes in India, drought and structural deficiencies have left a large number ...

by | October 14, 2017 | 13:14

USA -backed fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces have been on the offensive in Raqqa since early June and have so far captured more than 80 percent of the city under the cover of airstrikes by the us -led coalition . A new video that emerged Friday shows desperate, terrified residents emerging from destroyed districts, some of them collapsing on the ground in exhaustion as they arrive.

by | October 14, 2017 | 12:52

PM Narendra Modi has arrived in Patna . Batting for innovativons, he said, "From conventional teaching, our universities need to move towards innovative learning.Living in an era of globalisation, we need to understand the changing trends across the world and the increased spirit of competitiveness".

by | October 14, 2017 | 11:47

If reports are to be believed, Shah, who was LeT's local area commander was planning an attack on the security forces along with his aides including Nisar. Situation in the area is tense. When the hiding militants fired at the approaching security personnel the gun battle was triggered in which the two were killed, the officer said.

by | October 14, 2017 | 11:28

When asked what he learned from last year's loss, Kershaw quipped: "Try to walk a few blocks and get an Uber if we lose again". Flight tracking data shows that the United Airlines charter flight departed Washington Dulles airport at 4:07 a.m.

by | October 14, 2017 | 11:19

American Caitlan Coleman, her Canadian husband Joshua Boyle and their three children left for Canada on Pakistan International Airlines flight PK785 via United Kingdom, the sources said. But sometime after daybreak there, as the family members were walking to the plane, Boyle said he did not want to board. "This is a positive moment for our country's relationship with Pakistan".

by | October 14, 2017 | 11:07

We want people to cooperate and hence we are releasing the sketches", SIT Chief BK Singh said. They carried out a "recce" around Lankesh's home prior to committing the crime, he said. With the investigation in Maharashtra by the CBI and the state SIT suggesting involvement of members of right-wing outfit Sanatan Sanstha and its affiliate Hindu Janajagruti Samiti in the murders of Dabholkar and Pansare, the Karnataka SIT is also probing if these organisations were involved in the two ...

by | October 14, 2017 | 09:53

The Al-Hijrah school completely segregates boys and girls from the ages of nine to 16, not just for lessons but also for breaks, clubs and trips, for religious reasons. 'This is discrimination and is wrong. But segregation was particularly detrimental to girls because females were "part of a group with the minority of power in society", said Ms Mountfield.

by | October 14, 2017 | 09:04

Adityanath hailed the Gujarat model of development, which is often mocked by the Congress vice president. He was referring to Rahul Gandhi's two visits to Gujarat during which he visited several temples, including Kabir Mandir in Saliya and was seen sporting a "tilak" on his forehead.

by | October 14, 2017 | 08:34

In the receiving end, A.J. Derby posted 75 yards and a touchdown in four receptions while Bennie Fowler added 35 yards in two catches. Heading into the 2017 National Football League season, the New York Giants were a team many expected to challenge for supremacy in the NFC.

by | October 14, 2017 | 08:07

However, we are happy that they have been acquitted."Indian Medical Association president Dr K K Aggarwal simply said, "The Talwars got justice."A representative of the Association of Medical Clinics of Noida, Dr K C Sood, expressed happiness that the couple was given the benefit of doubt."Unless there is conclusive evidence one should not be punished".

by | October 14, 2017 | 07:37

Being designated as a "terrorist organization" will cut into the Guard's purse, and it wants to prevent the United States from interfering with its lofty status. But Suzanne Maloney, an Iran expert at the Brookings Institution, said that although the Treasury and State Department designations are technically not the same thing, it's a "distinction without a difference".

by | October 14, 2017 | 07:37

Pakistan began steadily but after the loss of Ahmed Shehzad for a 12-ball duck, Fakhar Zaman took on the role of aggressor and slog-swept the first six off Dananjaya to move to 43 but was castled next delivery by a fine googly. Raees dismissed Niroshan Dickwella (19) and Dinesh Chandimal (4) before captain captain Upul Tharanga was clean bowled by Hafeez while attempting a needless pull shot against the offspinner.

by | October 14, 2017 | 07:34

Corn yield is estimated at 145.0 bushels per acre, unchanged from the September 1 forecast and 8.0 bushels above last year's final yield. Sorghum production in 2017 is forecast at 20.63 million bushels, down less than 1 percent from the 20.75 million bushels harvested a year ago.

by | October 14, 2017 | 07:22

The U.S. decision, announced Thursday, to withdraw from UNESCO over what the State Department calls "anti-Israel bias" and a need for "fundamental reform" is the latest chapter in America's surprisingly contentious relationship with the Paris-based agency best known for its cultural preservation work and list of protected World Heritage sites .

by | October 14, 2017 | 05:22

Smith bought a ticket for the NY lottery previous year in May. As the expiration date for Smith's ticket approached, the New York Gaming Commission saw that the prize was still unclaimed and began to put the word out . "I always told myself, 'I'll check them when I have the time, '" he says. "We are thrilled that this lucky victor was able to locate this life-changing ticket", Dean, of the gaming commission, said.

by | October 14, 2017 | 05:15

Earlier, the Saudi government welcomed the reconciliation deal co-signed by Fatah and Hamas. Arab countries like Saudi Arabia, Oman, and Bahrain have also cheered the deal which will unify the factions and support achieving Palestinian rights, expressing appreciation for Egyptian efforts.

by | October 14, 2017 | 03:52

The proportion of the married minors among the girls hovered around 2% across the communities, suggesting that religious faith is not a marker in the practice of child marriages. The two-judge bench said there needed to be uniformity in legislation, adding that the clause not only discriminated between married and single girls, but that it was being used to traffic children under the guise of marriage.

by | October 14, 2017 | 02:54

Former White House chief of staff Reince Priebus was interviewed Friday by special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators as part of an ongoing investigation into potential coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, his attorney said.

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:49

Oops! President Donald Trump said during a speech that he recently spoke with the president of the Virgin Islands , who is actually Trump himself. The president has come under fire for his response to the hurricane devastation in Puerto Rico , starting with the fact that he did not seem to know that he was president of that territory, or that its residents are United States citizens, either.

by | October 14, 2017 | 00:39

North Korea state media said the drills have pushed Kim "closer to the "trigger" for taking the toughest countermeasure". At the time, North Korea specifically mentioned the bombers "which get on the nerves of DPRK and threaten and blackmail it through their frequent visits to the sky above Korea".

by | October 14, 2017 | 00:32

Meanwhile, in California , Attorney General Xavier Becerra said he similarly expected to file a suit to have the payments continue. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra - joined by the attorneys general of Connecticut, Kentucky, and MA - told reporters that they would be filing a new lawsuit in the US District Court for the Northern District of California, that accuses the Trump administration of violating the sections of the Affordable Care Act that require the subsidies, as well ...

by | October 14, 2017 | 00:01

Since releasing this year's "Love Does Not Hit" domestic violence wanted list less than a week ago, Silent Observer has received 40 tips and assisted local police in making 10 arrests. "When you ask people, "Are you in favor of healthy relationships for yourself and friends and family?" most answer with a resounds, 'Yes!'" The YWCA offers a 24/7 domestic violence hotline.(315-797-7740.) previous year, the hotline fielded almost 2.400 calls.

by | October 13, 2017 | 23:49

However, Pranab Mukherjee who became President in 2012 had said at the time of his nomination for country's top constitutional post that he was not upset after being overlooked for Prime Minister's job. Mukherjee was an active participant in the contemporary developments that reshaped the course of the country's political, economic and social destiny.

by | October 13, 2017 | 23:43

The drill will also include aircraft exercises, but North Korea is calling the drills an act of invasion and is threatening to launch a nuclear missile towards Guam. The Emirati state news agency, WAM notes that the U.S. ally also has ended issuing visa for North Korean nationals. Qatar, which is hosting the 2022 World Cup, said last month it was in full compliance with all United Nations sanctions and that it had stopped issuing visas to North Korean nationals following the previous round ...

by | October 13, 2017 | 23:41

An unnamed eyewitness told the Cairns Post that he saw one of the skydivers falling. "You could see one chute was tangled and it wasn't opening", said the unnamed man. One of the victims landed in the front garden of a house and the two others were found entangled in a nearby tree on a banana farm. "The Company extends its deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to the individuals and families involved and the broader skydiving community", the statement read.

by | October 13, 2017 | 23:06

Amit Shah with his wife at their son Jay Shah's wedding in Ahmedabad . "The state government under Chief Minister Pema Khandu is coming out with more reliable and people-oriented Chief Minister's Universal Health Insurance Scheme in the state, the Congress need not worry about it and our people-centric government will always think, listen and act for the welfare of the people", he said.

by | October 13, 2017 | 22:41

Kenyan police used teargas on Friday to disperse protesters in the country's three main cities, Reuters witnesses said, as a standoff between the government and opposition leaders over a planned repeat presidential election continued. The government ban on protests has further angered the opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition. Supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga have been holding regular demonstrations in Mombasa, Kisumu, and the capital Nairobi to push for election ...

by | October 13, 2017 | 21:28

The victor to be selected on Friday will succeed outgoing Director-General Irina Bokova, whose 8-year term leading the United Nations cultural agency was marred by financial woes and criticism over Palestine's inclusion as a member. Egyptian candidate Moushira Khattab was among three finalists for the position, but was eliminated in a runoff with France's Audrey Azoulay on Friday.

by | October 13, 2017 | 21:02

We don't have another player with the same characteristics. Crystal Palace will be hoping to finally get off the mark when they welcome Chelsea to Selhurst Park for Saturday's Premier League clash. "If I can, I prefer not to change a lot". "When I chose to utilise him in midfield against Tottenham we played with three central midfielders. Or give an opportunity to young players like Ampadu or Scott".