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by | February 15, 2017 | 00:43

Since 2003, he had been living in exile in Malaysia, Singapore and Macau till his death. Malaysian police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said in a statement that a North Korean man identified as Kim Chol who sought initial medical assistance at the KLIA2 airport customer service counter, had died en route to hospital on Monday.

by | February 13, 2017 | 00:53

Authorities shut down a 1.9 kilometer (1.2 mile) radius to safely work on the bomb, and the operation was deemed a huge success. "Phase two of the bomb removal operation was successfully completed". Trains have been halted and church services cancelled, with some residents being transported by bus to schools, sports halls and other makeshift shelters.

by | February 13, 2017 | 00:49

Department of Homeland Security obtained by Reuters . The report looks at the cost and timeline for building a physical barrier of walls and fences along the now unsecured sections of the U.S. The steep price increase is in part explained by the time and cost of acquiring private land to complete the project. And it appears the costs will likely be shouldered , at least in part, by USA taxpayers.

by | February 12, 2017 | 00:44

Judge Gorsuch, nominated by Mr Trump to the nation's high court last week, made the comments after the president accused an appeal court considering his immigration and refugee ban order of being "so political". That was when Gorsuch expressed disappointment in Trump's comments, Blumenthal said. Trump turned his ire on Blumenthal early Thursday, referring to a seven-year-old controversy surrounding the senator's military record.

by | February 12, 2017 | 00:33

Members of two families were among those killed in Songan village, including a one-year-old boy, his seven-year-old sister and their mother. Five people were injured, three of them seriously. The agency said villages had been evacuated from the affected areas and no one else was believed to be missing. At least 13 people have been killed and thousands more made homeless after devastating floods swept across Indonesia.

by | February 12, 2017 | 00:26

A super-pod of 200 whales has become stranded on a remote beach in New Zealand - hours after volunteers had managed to refloat dozens of the creatures who had already become beached. The beached whales would be kept comfortable with the help of volunteers until dark, DOC ranger Kath Inwood said. The dark-coloured carcasses were strewn along the beach, a lot of them at the high-tide mark.

by | February 11, 2017 | 00:42

Seth Stoughton, assistant professor at the University of South Carolina School of Law and a former law enforcement officer, said that the best case scenario is that Sessions assembles a task force including individuals who "represent a diverse range of perspectives" and crime data methodology experts.

by | February 11, 2017 | 00:38

The order, signed by the president January 27, temporarily suspends USA entry for refugees worldwide and bars U.S.travel for immigrants of seven predominantly Muslim countries - Iran, Iraq, Syria, Libya, Sudan, Somalia and Yemen - for 90 days.

by | February 11, 2017 | 00:37

Police are now evaluating his mental health, Kwok said, adding that the MTR operator was a target of the attack. Thirteen ambulances were mobilised. Police anti-terrorist units were deployed to the station that remains closed for public, the newspaper wrote.

by | February 11, 2017 | 00:40

Putin contacted Erdogan to express his "sadness and condolences", it added. The two countries back opposing sides of the six-year civil in Syria, but are both fighting against IS in various parts of the country. The fact that alongside the Turkish troops attacking Al-Bab are several thousand Turkish backed Jihadi fighters who are sworn enemies of the Syrian government can only complicate matters.

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:00

But a sticking point remained over how much say MPs will have on a final Brexit deal with the EU. The decision of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to support Brexit infuriated many of his supporters, as well as the Scottish National Party (SNP), which has 56 parliamentary seats.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:44

However, the House of Commons opposed a Labour amendment that would have forced May to make regular reports back to parliament every two months by 333 to 284 - a majority of 49 for the government. She denied it was "illogical" to demand amendments but still back the bill in the final vote if they are rejected. Tory and Labour MPs joined forces to call for Theresa May to guarantee the rights of European Union nationals living in Britain ahead of Brexit talks getting underway.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:39

According to Girl Scouts of California's Central Coast (GSCCC), selling cookies helps Scouts learn basic sales and marketing skills, how to manage personal and family finances and gain confidence in handling money. Local Girl Scouts, Daisies, Brownies and Juniors - different age groups of the organization - took cookie orders from December through January, then arranged to pick them up on Saturday.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:39

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull reportedly persuaded Donald Trump to honour the refugee resettlement deal. The Obama administration agreed to resettle Australia's refugees after Australia agreed in September past year to accept Costa Rican refugees fleeing drug wars.

by | February 07, 2017 | 00:54

As regards the feud in the Yadav clan, Akhilesh's uncle and Mulayam's brother Shivpal has declared that he would form a new party after March 11, the day when votes for the elections in UP are counted. Mulayam Singh Yadav had earlier rejected the alliance between the SP and the Congress and said that will not campaign for them as he believes that SP is capable enough to fight alone.

by | February 07, 2017 | 00:47

The report also stated that casualties perpetrated by Daesh increased by ten times in 2016 compared to 2015. A total of 3,498 civilians were killed in the conflict and 7,920 were wounded in 2016, a combined increase of 3 percent over the previous year, United Nations investigators said in an annual summary issued on Monday.

by | February 06, 2017 | 00:45

Chanel Lewis , 20, of East New York was described as the suspect. He added that he expected Lewis to be arraigned either later today or early tomorrow. They asked him for a DNA sample, which he gave voluntarily - thereby potentially sealing his own fate, sources said. Police sources say the person's DNA matches the DNA profile retrieved from Vetrano.

by | February 06, 2017 | 00:38

Donald Trump's National Security Adviser General Michael Flynn stood up during a White House press conference and made the bold statement after lambasting the nation for potentially breaching its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers. "Iranian aggression must not go unanswered", Netanyahu wrote on Monday. That resolution ratified a July 2015 accord between Iran and six world powers under which it scaled back its nuclear activity to defuse concerns it could be put to making atomic bombs; in ...

by | February 06, 2017 | 00:34

His deputy, Mohammad Aslam, said scores of houses were also destroyed and damaged by the disaster. The Salang pass north of Kabul was also closed under as much as 2.5m of snow, local police chief Rajab Salangi said, according to Reuters news agency.

by | February 05, 2017 | 01:15

They formed a human chain around the Palace of the Parliament. There were over 50,000 people in front of the Government at 20:00, according to Digi24.ro. Justice Minister Florin Iordache, who has come under heavy fire for publishing the decrees, will temporarily hand his duties over to a subordinate in the ministry, spokeswoman Carmen Lita told the national Agerpres news agency.

by | February 03, 2017 | 00:47

A few hours before the statement from the Mexican government was released, the AP and a Mexican news website called Aristegui Noticias reported that Trump had mentioned the possibility of sending U.S. Trump's comments were "part of a discussion about how the United States and Mexico could work collaboratively to combat drug cartels and other criminal elements, and make the border more secure", according to the White House official, ABC News reported Thursday morning .

by | February 03, 2017 | 00:43

However, covering one's head doesn't mean that person should be looked down upon or be underestimated, women in hijab deserve to enjoy their constitutional right", Badru said. Once she started going to work in head garb, Alamrani's fellow officers retaliated by calling her names like "terrorist" and "Taliban" and telling her "that she should not be a police officer", said claimed in a lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal court.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:35

Feinstein was assertive in her criticisms of Sessions during Monday's committee hearing, and questioned the constitutionality of Trump's executive order restricting the entry residents from seven Muslim majority countries in the United States.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:29

Japanese officials rejected the assertion by President Donald Trump that Tokyo is using its monetary policies to weaken the yen against the USA dollar to gain a trade advantage. "If the yen spikes well above 100 (to the dollar), that could make the BOJ anxious". Traders have warned that safe haven assets like the yen could be favoured by investors on worries over how Trump's policies will be carried out.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:49

Five people were critically injured in the mosque attack and remained in intensive care, three of them in life-threatening condition, a spokeswoman for the Quebec City University Hospital said on Monday. "Last night's frightful crime against the Muslim community was an act of terror committed against Canada and against all Canadians". A Montreal mosque and a Muslim community center in Sept-Îles were damaged in separate arson attacks in December, while the head of the Association of Muslims and ...

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:43

The call follows a dramatically escalating worldwide feud fueled by Trump's insistence that Mexico pay for the construction of a wall along the U.S. Trump had tweeted on Thursday that it would be better for the Mexican leader not to come to Washington if Mexico would not pay for the wall . A huge chunk of USA imports of goods from Mexico consists of goods originally exported from the United States as part of the manufacturing process.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:39

The graphic video shows the tiger dragging him, digging his teeth inside the man's neck, killing him. This is the second such attack to occur in China over the last six months. "Tigers are the carnivorous kings of the jungle and hunting for food is their instinct, who can you blame if you jump in and get attacked?" They were eventually able to pull him from the enclosure.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:40

Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has said US President Donald Trump's decision to ban arrivals from seven Muslim-majority countries was "a great gift to extremists", as Tehran takes retaliatory action on US passport holders. "The United States should continue to stand by these values", he said. The United States and Iran have not had formal diplomatic relations since April 1980, when President Jimmy Carter cut ties during the Iran hostage crisis.

by | January 30, 2017 | 00:43

Punjab being on the border, the neighbouring country remains on lookout for opportunities to strike. "If non-serious (dheeli-dhaali) government comes, the government of outsiders is formed and government of those who lead luxurious lifestyle comes, then it is not that only the people of Punjab who will suffer, but the entire nation will have to face crisis", he said.

by | January 28, 2017 | 00:39

According to Russia's TASS news agency, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov confirmed the scheduled phone conversation. A day after Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto canceled a Washington trip, Trump says they had a friendly phone call.