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by | May 06, 2018 | 16:05

Seven Indian engineers and an Afghan national have been kidnapped in Afghanistan's northern Baghlan Province, officials said on May 6. The team, according to media reports, was traveling to the area where the company owns an electricity sub-station contract when the incident took place.

by | May 06, 2018 | 16:25

The Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al-Abadi said that he personally gave the order to attack rebel positions. Press service of Iraqi PM, commander of the country's armed forces, Haider al-Abadi, said that these airstrikes targeted the terrorists' command unit in Syria.

by | May 06, 2018 | 14:07

But he doubts whether any fundamental change will happen in bilateral relations. At the seminar titled " Wuhan Summit: Sino-India Relations and its Way Forward", the Chinese envoy said that the meeting at Wuhan was an effort to rebuild trust and strengthen ties that were strained post the 73-day-long Dokalam standoff past year.

by | May 06, 2018 | 14:22

A teenage boy was arrested after a 38-year-old woman was assaulted with a cordless drill in what may have been a homophobic attack in Strabane, Co Tyrone. "We are appealing for witnesses to get in touch with us". ' The victim's friend Corey French said he had been having a drink with her in a nightclub some hours previously and was shocked to hear the news.

by | May 06, 2018 | 13:50

Director General of Police (DGP) S.P. Vaid said all five holed-up militants in Badigam village have been killed. The identity of the slain militants was not immediately known. His disappearance had triggered protests at the varsity yesterday. Security forces also retaliated ensuing an encounter, they said adding additional security forces have been rushed to further tighten the cordon around the village.

by | May 06, 2018 | 11:07

Daniel Ozon, head of the Jastrzebie Coal Company, said they can see the third miner and have contact with him, but they still need to reach him. Another four miners had been rescued unscathed. It would only be possible to check if installations supplying oxygen had not been damaged in the area of the quake once rescuers get there, spokeswoman Katarzyna Jablonska-Bajer said, adding communication lines were destroyed by the quake.

by | May 06, 2018 | 11:07

Harley-Davidson says it's looking for those that have the ability to create content on the fly, are creative and have the talent to take great photos and fun videos. "We're continuously working to grow the sport of motorcycling ", said Harley-Davidson CEO, Matt Levatich. Last month, the Trump administration imposed a 25% tariff on steel and a 10% tariff on aluminum, but exempted key USA trading partners like the EU, Canada and Mexico.

by | May 06, 2018 | 11:49

The agency did not elaborate, but the letters are believed to insist that the references conform to China's official stance. China's Civil Aviation Administration has demanded the change from 36 foreign carriers, including some American carriers, the White House said.

by | May 06, 2018 | 10:57

Stating that no one had heard of divorces when child marriages were practised, Parmar said, "The groom and bride used to be unfamiliar with each other, but marriages would work because parents used to apply their mind and fix marriages between compatible children".

by | May 06, 2018 | 10:46

Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, high near 71. Snow level 6000 feet increasing to 7000 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy; low of 56. South winds will increase to 15 to 25 miles per hour with some gusts to around 30 miles per hour in eastern Iowa. Wednesday Night Mostly clear.

by | May 06, 2018 | 10:05

President Trump lauds the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the economy, and the acclaimed success of the stock market along with issues involving public policy. "We'll be taking care of our people", he added. Renacci greeted Trump on the tarmac in Cleveland and is sitting next to Trump at the event. In an effort to advance his agenda and policies, President Trump is calling on OH voters to elect Republican lawmaker Jim Renacci to the Senate, saying "we need his vote very badly".

by | May 06, 2018 | 11:06

In a separate accident, a gas blast led to the collapse of a coal mine in Margit area near Quetta, which killed two persons and left 13 others injured. At least 11 miners died during two such incidents in mines of Darra Adam Khel and Jhelum last month. Mining is considered highly unsafe in Pakistan where dozens of miners die each year due to lack of modern mining facilities, training and equipment.

by | May 06, 2018 | 09:09

Griezmann's future at Atletico Madrid has been a constant source of speculation in recent seasons, and he was heavily linked with Manchester United last summer before he opted to stay at the Spanish side. But after Suarez's comments, a move may be materializing after all. "He is not coming here to take anyone's place, but with the ambition to win important titles and he will be very welcome", concluded Suarez.

by | May 06, 2018 | 09:28

Senator Bernie Sanders, who previously sought the Democratic nomination in the 2016 White House race, voiced "strong concerns" about the US role in Yemen, saying "the Trump administration is getting the USA more involved in a war in Yemen without congressional authorization".

by | May 06, 2018 | 09:13

However, a parliamentary by-election for the Westminster seat of West Tyrone is taking place. Conservative Party chairman Brandon Lewis has said he is expecting the results to be "difficult" for his party. There is a slight difference for five areas, who are trialling mandatory #Voter ID and the areas that are forcing voters to bring ID as part of the government trial are Bromley, Gosport, Swindon, Watford and Woking.

by | May 06, 2018 | 08:31

Rouhani's Instagram account. On April 30, the country's Culture and Media court ordered telecoms companies to block the app, which has about 40 million users in the country. "Until now, no social network and no messenger not blocked "this government" and not be blocked". Over the past few months, Telegram has been in legal battles with the governments of several countries.

by | May 06, 2018 | 08:49

Israel has been lobbying world powers to "fix or nix" a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran as a May 12 deadline set by President Donald Trump approaches. Israel warns it will not tolerate its archenemy Iran establishing a military presence in neighboring Syria.

by | May 06, 2018 | 08:23

The tariffs and follow-on retaliation by China would result in the decline of the US output by almost $3 billion, and almost 134,000 workers would lose jobs, majority less-skilled workers. Washington's demand for a $200 billion cut from China's USA goods trade surplus doubles Mr. Trump's previous request for a $100 billion cut. The duties can be imposed after a public comment period ends May 22.

by | May 06, 2018 | 07:03

It said farmers would be sent to countries like Israel and China every year to study best practices in agriculture. To present the challenge to the Congress in Karnataka, BJP gave all its promises in its manifesto which the Congress had picked up before them in a loud manner, Whether it is a matter of wooing the farmers or women safety.

by | May 06, 2018 | 06:44

The reptiles, all only one-year-old, were found been packed into five small boxes during a routine check on shipments which had just arrived on a flight from Malaysia. The problem, however, was that the crocodiles were not transported in a way that aligned with animal safety and welfare regulations, authorities said.

by | May 06, 2018 | 06:24

The suspect has been identified as Mark Triolo, 46. The release said Triolo is a suspect in several armed robberies, including incidents in Weathersfield, Vt., and Westminster, Vt., Friday, along with one in Vergennes, Vt., Tuesday and another on Monday in Queensbury, N.Y.

by | May 06, 2018 | 04:52

Liga, 33, had travelled to the country to be treated for her depression at an ayurvedic centre, NDTV reported . Liga Skromane's mortal remains will be cremated at Thycaud Santhi Kavadam on Thursday evening. "After a few days, when the body decomposed, the head fell to the ground", Abraham said. "If necessary, we will seek the help of the best labs in the country to ensure that a tight case is charged against the guilty", Behera said.

by | May 06, 2018 | 04:33

Despite suggesting he would challenge America's liberal gun ownership rules following a recent shooting at a school in Florida which killed 17, Trump committed to protecting the rights of NRA members during the Texas speech. They're flooded with guns. "We don't need a new problem with gun crime". In 2017, London's murder rate per 100,000 people was 1.2. However, some Britons defended the president.

by | May 06, 2018 | 05:02

A former mayor whose reinstatement gave the Conservatives control of a council by one seat has "sincerely apologised" over a racial Facebook joke which saw her suspended from the party. " Labour was pummeled in the May 2017 local election , just weeks before their big general election gains" - Jim Pickard, Financial Times Chief Political Correspondent.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:41

The book , titled " The Restless Wave " and scheduled for a May 22 release , also touches on accusations that Russian Federation could have compromising material related to U.S. "I'm freer than colleagues who will face the voters again". "I appreciated his call, but as I said, my goal hadn't been to preserve his signature accomplishment, but to insist on a better alternative".

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:34

The ISPR identified the terrorists awarded sentences as Burhanuddin, Mohammad Zaib, Saleem, Izzat Khan, Mohammad Imran, Yousaf Khan, Nadir Khan, Arifullah, Bakhat Muhammad and others. The military courts allow the army to try civilians on terror charges in secret, despite strong criticism from rights groups. It said arms and explosives were also recovered from their possession.

by | May 05, 2018 | 23:30

Acourt is also a former suspect in the murder of Stephen Lawrence , something he denies. Jamie Acourt was never tried in the Lawrence case and has always maintained his innocence. Steve Reynolds, the NCA's regional head of global operations, told BBC Radio 4's Today Programme that Mr Acourt's extradition was likely to take "days or weeks rather than months".

by | May 05, 2018 | 23:59

Metropolitan Life has invested 0.06% of its capital in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC ). About 32,510 shares traded. It has underperformed by 10.12% the S&P500. 91 funds opened positions while 187 raised stakes. General American Investors Company, Inc. About 1.28 million shares traded. California Employees Retirement invested in 2.39 million shares or 0.1% of the stock.

by | May 05, 2018 | 22:24

The metadata records collected by the NSA include the numbers and time of a call, but not content. The NSA's surveillance powers have weathered scrutiny since the 2013 Edward Snowden revelations that exposed the agency's now-defunct bulk collection program.

by | May 05, 2018 | 22:22

Navalny, who was barred from challenging Putin in the presidential vote, has lost momentum since a year ago, when he staged the biggest protests since those provoked by alleged ballot-rigging in 2011-2012. "I'm here because it's important to voice my views", said Angelina Karpenko, 25, who works in an architect's office. "But he is not our tsar". At least 1,000 arrests were reportedly made at rallies across Russian Federation.

by | May 05, 2018 | 23:03

Modi, who will depart from Patna on an Indian Air force helicopter, will land at Janakpur's Baarhabigha, according to Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa. In a statement today, MoFA said, "The Prime Minister of India will be accorded a ceremonial welcome at Tundikhel in Kathmandu on May 11, 2018". The 76 km Beni-Jomsom road which is usually closed for 8 hours daily due to fix and maintenance, has been opened for three days as part of the arrangements beign made for Prime Minister ...

by | May 05, 2018 | 21:20

While Ruto's handlers and allies maintained that the DP had secured an appointment with the former head of state, Moi's granddaughter Laila Ibrahim hit out at the DP claiming he did not have an appointment as alleged. Speculations were rife that Mr. Ruto had been barred from seeing the retired President by his son Gideon Moi. Speaking during the burial of the late Baringo South MP Grace Kipchoim, Ruto's political supporters charged that the KANU chairman stands no chance in a presidential ...

by | May 05, 2018 | 22:53

The rallies coincided with the one-year anniversary of Macron's inauguration. Macron's critics say his economic and social reforms favour corporations and the wealthier in society. Members of France Unbowed, headed by Jean-Luc Melenchon who also stood for the presidency previous year, have sought to fire up a backlash against Macron's policies by getting backers onto the streets.

by | May 05, 2018 | 22:07

It opened the session with a $38.18 price tag, later ranging from $37.53 to $39.5, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. DDR Corp. (NYSE:PBF) to "Sell" rating. Roffman Miller Assoc Pa holds 211,216 shares or 1.31% of its portfolio. As per Friday, September 1, the company rating was upgraded by Tudor Pickering.

by | May 05, 2018 | 21:19

Let's dive in and see what we can learn from these last two games, and where we might find value for Saturday's NBA DFS slate. TORONTO (AP) - Watching LeBron James at shootaround, Kevin Love knew something special was in store. Stay out of foul trouble . Speaking after the game, Kyle Lowry called out his teammates for their lack of effort. Elsewhere around the rotation Pascal Siakam had 4 fouls while Anunoby and Miles each had 3.