• Anambra Shooting: Gov Obiano reveals identity of the gunmen
Anambra Shooting: Gov Obiano reveals identity of the gunmen

He promised that the state government will pay all the hospital bills of the victims. The first person to be killed in the church was the father of one of the alleged drug lords, said another resident, Abel Amansi. "Such violent incidents dehumanise our society". Expressing his grief in a strongly worded statement issued by the the Senior Spe...

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  • Hiroshima mayor calls on Japan to serve as a bridge
Hiroshima mayor calls on Japan to serve as a bridge

The U.N. estimates nations around the world still have some 15,000 nuclear weapons in their arsenals. In light of the Constitution, Hiroshima calls on the government to do all it can to bridge the gap between the nuclear weapon states and those that do not have such weapons to facilitate the treaty's ratification.

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  • Donald Trump-Russia investigators ask White House for documents about Michael Flynn
Donald Trump-Russia investigators ask White House for documents about Michael Flynn

Investigators with special counsel Robert Mueller have asked the White House for documents related to former national security adviser Michael Flynn, according to a report Friday. sanctions imposed when former President Barack Obama concluded that Moscow had interfered in the United States election campaign. The newspaper noted that it is the fir...

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  • FBI Investigating as Improvised Explosive Device Causes Blast at Minnesota Islamic Center
FBI Investigating as Improvised Explosive Device Causes Blast at Minnesota Islamic Center

The early-morning blast happened at the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Centre in Bloomington. But Asad Zaman, the executive director of Muslim American Sociey of Minnesota, said that witnesses saw a man standing next to the office's window before the explosion occurred, and then saw a truck speeding from the scene.

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  • Talks to end tension in South China Sea to start in November
Talks to end tension in South China Sea to start in November

He said both Malaysia and Thailand, where Tillerson is also scheduled to meet government officials next week, can expect their concerns on the Trump administration's relationship with them to be answered during the visit. Ask about China's reactions from the US's demand for sanctions against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), now pur...

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  • Sikkim standoff:China warns Indian troops of 'annihilation'
Sikkim standoff:China warns Indian troops of 'annihilation'

The standoff began in mid-June this year when China attempted constructing a motorable road in the disputed Doklam region-at the tri-junction of India, China and Bhutan-considered by India as Bhutanese territory, and viewed by China as its own.

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  • Israel preparing to close Al Jazeera offices: minister
Israel preparing to close Al Jazeera offices: minister

The Israeli move adds further pressure on Qatar, which has been involved in a dispute with four of its Arab neighbours. Al Jazeera has condemned the decision. Al Jazeera has fiercely defended its reputation and says it is independent. Palestinians refused to enter the site for almost two weeks over the new security measures imposed after thr...

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  • 'Terrorists' attack military base in Venezuela, several arrests made
'Terrorists' attack military base in Venezuela, several arrests made

Ms. Ortega, a chaviste history which has taken its distances from several months with Mr. "In 2014, while a captain in the national guard and amid a previous wave of anti-government unrest, he released a 12-minute video denouncing Maduro".

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  • Over 40 Taliban, 4 soldiers killed in S. Afghan clash
Over 40 Taliban, 4 soldiers killed in S. Afghan clash

The blast occurred after a suicide attacker detonated a auto bomb in Kabul's Gulaee Dawa Khana near the house of Mohammad Mohaqiq, the second deputy of Afghanistan Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah. He claimed 11 Americans were killed, but the insurgents routinely exaggerate their claims. - AP. According the NATO-led Resolute Support mission ,...

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  • Venkaiah Naidu elected new Vice President of India
Venkaiah Naidu elected new Vice President of India

In fact, such was the zeal among the Venkaiah Naidu, who is also a member of Rajya Sabha , that he left his house around 9.30 am and cast a vote at around 10 am. Naidu was an ABVP activist during the Emergency and was arrested and jailed. He was also imprisoned during this phase. Then in 1980, Naidu made a decision to join the Bharatiya Janata ...

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  • Tillerson to visit Southeast Asia
Tillerson to visit Southeast Asia

In Manila, Mr Tillerson will attend a series of foreign ministerial meetings involving the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and other regional powers at which North Korea's weapons programs and China's militarization of disputed areas in the South China Sea are likely to top the agenda.

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  • Trump takes break from White House with 'working vacation'
Trump takes break from White House with 'working vacation'

Trump also announced on Twitter that Kelly, who previously served in the administration as Homeland Security Secretary, would take over for former chief of staff Reince Priebus, who he also tweeted would be leaving the White House . Though Kelly acknowledges he can not stop Trump from using Twitter , he wants to push "the tweets in the right ...

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  • Pair, sought in Chicago killing, arrested in Bay Area
Pair, sought in Chicago killing, arrested in Bay Area

Marshal's Office said. Guglielmi said in an email Thursday that the men are at-large but "we have an idea of their whereabouts". "He knew that", Conroy said of Lathem. Lathem's Chicago apartment July 27. The video raised concern among investigators that Lathem might kill himself. Wyndam Lathem, 42 , and Andrew Warren, 56, in connection to th...

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  • Inquiry into Trump and Russian Federation ramps up with appointment of Grand Jury
Inquiry into Trump and Russian Federation ramps up with appointment of Grand Jury

Lamenting poor relations with Russia , Trump sniped over Twitter on Thursday, "You can thank Congress, the same people that can't even give us HCare!" Trump's defiant yet calibrated message followed significant breaking news on Thursday over Mueller's probe into allegations of collusion between Trump campaign aides and Moscow, that onc...

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  • Trump Approval Ratings Hit New Lows in Latest Surveys
Trump Approval Ratings Hit New Lows in Latest Surveys

The June 8 national poll found Merkel challenges Trump as leader of free world; voters oppose GOP health care bill nearly 4-1. Trump's latest Quinnipiac approval rating is worse than the 55-to-40 percent disapproval mark recorded in its last survey in late June.

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  • Body of Texas woman found in hole on Maryland beach
Body of Texas woman found in hole on Maryland beach

Medical examiners in Maryland are looking into the cause of death for a North Texas woman who was found dead with her body buried in the sand. A toxicology report was pending, police said . Meanwhile, social media users expressed their condolences to Ashley's family and posted sympathetic messages on Twitter. "At this time, we don't think ther...

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  • Explosion leads to collapse of Minneapolis school building
Explosion leads to collapse of Minneapolis school building

He was a graduate of the school - and his children also attended - before he returned as a custodian. The blast Wednesday shook the building and started a fire. The explosion happened near the school's office and maintenance area. "It sounded like a freight door shutting ". "I remember the first day she told me she got engaged and she show...

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  • Russia PM: new U.S. sanctions amount to 'full-scale trade war'
Russia PM: new U.S. sanctions amount to 'full-scale trade war'

US President Donald Trump reluctantly signed off on new sanctions against Russia Wednesday, bowing to domestic pressure and putting efforts to improve ties with the Kremlin in peril. Every president since John Adams, the second president of the United States, has resided at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. Trump has signed into law a measure placing...

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  • Now US Has Company in Raising Pressure on Iran Over Missile
Now US Has Company in Raising Pressure on Iran Over Missile

The new sanctions come only a day before Iran's re-elected moderate president Hassan Rouhani is sworn in for a new term. Congress has now left it up to Donald Trump to navigate these pitfalls to ensure the continued successful implementation of the nuclear accord.

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  • EC rejects opposition's demand to remove NOTA in Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls
EC rejects opposition's demand to remove NOTA in Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls

On Tuesday, the Election Commission announced its decision to introduce NOTA option in the Rajya Sabha polls. "Even after the elections and results are declared as per the schedule, the matter will be heard on the constitutional issue", it said.

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  • Teen texting manslaughter verdict could face a legal challenge
Teen texting manslaughter verdict could face a legal challenge

Carter asked again. "Stop ignoring the question". "How could Michelle Carter behave so viciously and encourage my son to end his life?" USA media says one of Roy's relatives is seeking the maximum 20 years, but that Carter's father will instead plead for probation.

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  • US Issues Ban Prohibiting Its Citizens From Traveling To North Korea
US Issues Ban Prohibiting Its Citizens From Traveling To North Korea

Tillerson seemed to acknowledge that the U.S. is now willing to live with a nuclear-armed North Korea and even make security guarantees toward the Kim regime, one of the worst human rights offenders on the planet, to stop the threat of a nuclear conflict.

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  • US Tells North Korea It Is Not An Enemy
US Tells North Korea It Is Not An Enemy

Graham said that if diplomacy, and in particular pressure from the North's neighbor China , fails to halt the program then the United States will have no choice but to take devastating military action. "That is not the way to counter the purported testing by (North Korea)", he said. The National Security Council had previously listed putting USA...

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  • North Korea is not our problem, Beijing tells US
North Korea is not our problem, Beijing tells US

The Global Times commented that Trump's tweet was not helpful, and that Trump does not understand the issues involved. Instead, media reports have pointed at U.S. On Monday, two USA officials told Reuters that North Korea's latest test of an intercontinental ballistic missile has shown that Pyongyang now may be able to reach most of...

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  • China to Trump: stop with the
China to Trump: stop with the "emotional venting" on Twitter

Nikki Haley, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, said in a statement China must decide if it is willing to back imposing stronger U.N. sanctions on North Korea over Friday night's long-range missile test, the North's second this month. "If thousands die, they're going to die over there, they're not going to die here and (President Donald Trump ...

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  • Doklam standoff: India refutes Chinese claims
Doklam standoff: India refutes Chinese claims

Indian and Chinese troops continue to be locked in a standoff in Doklam and both sides have moved additional troops, ammunition and military equipment to the area. Bhutan, a Himalayan nation that has no diplomatic ties with China, has also protested against the road construction by Chinese troops. The incident occurred in an area where there is a c...

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  • Trump & Senators Make Immigration Policy Announcement
Trump & Senators Make Immigration Policy Announcement

Robbins, who regularly meets with GOP lawmakers, added: "There is overwhelming support in Congress for the idea of immigration as an economic driver, including in the Republican conference". A points-based system would give priority to skilled immigrant workers, English-speakers and higher paid workers, said Senior White House Adviser Stephen Mi...

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  • Alabama escapees used peanut butter in jailbreak
Alabama escapees used peanut butter in jailbreak

So when an inmate asked a young, inexperienced jailer to let him into his cell , the jailer was fooled into opening the outside door instead. "It may sound insane, but these people are insane like a fox", Underwood said . You've got to stay on your toes. Underwood says the law enforcement officers are taking the blame for this situation. "It ...

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  • Pence pledges support for Georgia, condemns Russian moves
Pence pledges support for Georgia, condemns Russian moves

In a speech at Kadriorg Palace in Tallinn, the presidential residence of Estonia, Mr. Pence said he brought a message from Mr. Trump that "we are with you". Pence has reassured them during this tour that Washington firmly backs NATO's doctrine of collective defence. Monday the former IN governor visited Estonia.

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  • National Night Out to promote police-community partnerships
National Night Out to promote police-community partnerships

The center, along with Fayette County Community Action, Uniontown Redevelopment Authority, Uniontown Concerned Citizens Association and the city of Uniontown, is sponsoring a National Night Out event today. Law enforcement officers can not perform their jobs in isolation - it takes a good relationship with the community and the help of organization...

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  • Kenyan Election Official Found Dead Ahead Of Presidential Vote
Kenyan Election Official Found Dead Ahead Of Presidential Vote

This is after he posted a photo of himself beside the auto of the late Chris Msando , the acting ICT Director at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. "The killing of the IT savvy Msando was extrajudicial and this has hit a red-line in the country. People want to know why he was killed, who would benefit most from his death, and the...

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  • White House sets 'aggressive schedule' for tax reform
White House sets 'aggressive schedule' for tax reform

The White House is not Wednesday to having congressional Republicans use the budget reconciliation process to advance a tax overhaul and is eyeing red state Democrats up for re-election as possible partners in the effort, legislative affairs director Marc Short said Monday.

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  • Nearly 500 on trial over Turkey's failed coup
Nearly 500 on trial over Turkey's failed coup

The main defendant in the case is being tried in absentia, US -based cleric Fethullah Gulen , whom the Turkish government blames for the deadly July 15, 2016 coup . A total of 461 suspects jailed pending trial were brought to the courthouse, handcuffed and each flanked by two gendarme officers. Chief of Staff General Hulusi Akar and other sen...

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  • David Rudisha pulls out of World Championships with muscle strain
David Rudisha pulls out of World Championships with muscle strain

Chris Baker will not be representing GB in the World Athletics Championships. The severity of the injury was only discovered... The team leaves for London on Tuesday. The Kenyan lowered his own world record by a tenth of a second to 1:40.91 on his way to Olympic gold at London 2012 in one of the best performances of the Games.

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  • Putin Put All His Money on Trump: It's Not Going So Well
Putin Put All His Money on Trump: It's Not Going So Well

Congress by ordering the removal of 755 American diplomats from U.S. embassies in Russia . "We have no further comment at this time". He alludes to this hope again in his latest statement, saying that he and his government had "waited long enough" for "things to be better".

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