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by | November 12, 2017 | 20:42

The Foreign Office confirmed that Johnson talked to Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband, Richard, on Sunday, but did not elaborate further, AP reported. Johnson said earlier this month that he will travel to Iran in the coming weeks and discuss all consular issues there.

by | November 12, 2017 | 20:22

At the scene, police found five victims suffering from gunshot wounds. "Indian Embassy in U.S. has informed me of the circumstances leading to the death of Akash Talati, a United States citizen of Indian origin", Swaraj tweeted. A security guard returned fire, injuring the shooter, according to local news outlets. The victims were transported to the hospital, where one died.

by | November 12, 2017 | 19:37

Martha O'Donovan did not speak to reporters as she emerged from a prison in the capital, Harare, and left in a US Embassy vehicle. Defense attorney Obey Shava of Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights told CNN on Thursday that the charges against her client were made up.

by | November 12, 2017 | 18:39

But it's not Moore they're upset with, after four women came forward to say that Moore pursued relationships with them when they were teenagers and he was in his 30s. Josh Pendergrass, communications director for Gov. Kay Ivey, said today the governor does not intend to change the date of the December 12 election.

by | November 12, 2017 | 16:49

Firefighters from the San Diego Fire Department (SDFD) rushed to the large warehouse that shares space with a paintball facility and Crossfit gym. Another parent said his two children suffered minor scrapes. Many parents were probably using a Groupon that had been offered for the event. Besides paintball, the warehouse includes trampolines and bouncy houses.

by | November 12, 2017 | 16:33

Anita Board was competing in the junior dragster category during an event at Perth Motorplex, in Kwinana, about 12.20pm yesterday (local time). The girl received life threatening injuries and was conveyed to Rockingham Hospital before being transferred to Princess Margaret Hospital.

by | November 12, 2017 | 15:35

The voting was held on Nov 9, which witnessed 65 per cent voters turnout. The counting of votes began at around 8.00 am amid tight security. Congress party workers in Chitrakoot were seen on roads with colours and drums. Summary: The entire government machinery was deployed by the ruling party in the seat but people voted for the Congress party. Despite Chitrakkot being a Congress stronghold, saffron party leaders - including Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan - ...

by | November 12, 2017 | 16:14

BJP Karyakartha Anand murdered brutally in Guruvayur, Thrissur. After Anand fell, the assailants brutally attacked him. The incident occurred around 1 PM. A series of political murders have been taking place in Kerala since the LDF came to power in May 2016, with both the BJP and the CPM blaming each other for the deaths.

by | November 12, 2017 | 16:00

In March, China's foreign ministry said it lodged a "serious" protest with Japan after Vice Minister for Internal Affairs and Communications Jiro Akama attended a cultural exchange meeting in Taiwan. Mr Abe said, "Golf clubs are where we can both relax and share our real feelings, and we took our time having a frank talk about all sorts of hard topics".

by | November 12, 2017 | 14:49

Overnight the periods of light snow end near midnight and leave us under cloudy skies for the remainder of the night. WHAT TO EXPECT NEXT WEEK: Some data suggests we may have some low cloud development early next week, which could keep our sky mostly cloudy on Monday and Tuesday.

by | November 12, 2017 | 14:38

Although Big Ben has been silent since August for ongoing fix work, it chimed today to mark the two-minute silence on the 99th anniversary of the end of the First World War. Dobwalls - Remembrance Service at Dobwalls United Church, 3pm. A short service will be held outside Darwen Town Hall at 11am, followed by a wreath laying at the Boer War Memorial, Belgrave Square, Darwen.

by | November 12, 2017 | 13:46

A fourth responder, Colby Blake, 26, of Cannelburg, struck a vehicle of another firefighter. He struck two parked vehicles on the side of the road, one of which hit murphy who was standing outside of the vehicle. Blake was arrested by authorities and held at the Daviess County Security Center, WDRB said. Without stopping, the truck continued down the road before hitting a firefighter, Kendall Murphy, 27, and his auto, WDRB said.

by | November 12, 2017 | 11:23

TAKEAWAYS: West Virginia overcame four turnovers and some uncharacteristic dropped passes. Saturday's game marked the fourth time this season that White had over 100 yards receiving in a single game. Will Grier threw for 372 yards and four scores, but it was West Virginia's run game that finished off a game Kansas State team that again fought to the end in a 28-23 Mountaineer victory.

by | November 12, 2017 | 12:16

Iran rejected on Sunday a call by French President Emmanuel Macron for talks on Tehran's ballistic missiles, saying they were defensive and unrelated to a nuclear agreement with world powers. The ballistic missile launched on November 4 was shot down near Riyadh's global airport, but was the first to get so close to the Saudi capital. Al-Jubeir also claimed that al-Qaeda's "virtual board of directors" fled to Iran in 2002 and have been directing terror operations from the country ever ...

by | November 12, 2017 | 10:58

The book is now rated #1 in the "corruption & misconduct" section of Amazon, but while commerce website restocks its shelves, some are calling Brazile a sell-out for her tell-all book. In the book , Brazile wrote she still speculates about whether the Russians had any involvement in the murder and is in-part dedicated to Rich who she calls a "patriot".

by | November 12, 2017 | 08:56

TPP ministers will issue a statement on Saturday, Motegi told reporters. "Culture is more than just an economic good", he said. "We're not going to sign a deal just because we feel pressured into a signing a deal - we're going to make sure that it's right for Canada and it's right for the world", Trudeau said during an armchair discussion in front of 1,200 students at Ton Duc Thang University in Ho Chi Minh City.

by | November 12, 2017 | 06:31

The raids were conducted after reports of alleged tax evasion by the channel and the newspaper. "We have seized documents and cash during our search operations in several places". He said the department waited for the individuals and companies to file their tax returns for the year, and based on the filing and the data with the IT department, the search was carried out.

by | November 12, 2017 | 06:16

Many veterans tell us it's an emotional day that brings back many memories of their time in service. In solidarity, young and old waved American flags along the parade route. Among the remarks before the event were from dignitaries including Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, U.S. Navy Reserve veteran who was also in the parade.

by | November 12, 2017 | 05:11

Virginia Tech rallied from a 21-9 second-half deficit to take a 22-21 lead with 7:27 to go on a Greg Stroman 24-yard picksix. It took Virginia Tech almost three quarters to show some life offensively, but the game got interesting late.

by | November 12, 2017 | 04:59

In the first comments on the USA leader's visit by a North Korean official, a Pyongyang foreign ministry spokesman said it was a "warmonger's visit for confrontation to rid the DPRK of its self-defensive nuclear deterrence", according to the state-run KCNA news agency.

by | November 12, 2017 | 03:38

With the fall of Daesh's (ISIS) last significant stronghold in Syria, Iranian and Russian-backed Syrian troops now turn to face off with their main rival, the US -backed forces holding large oil fields and strategic territory in the country's north and east.

by | November 12, 2017 | 02:33

Africa Command, which oversees USA military operations in Africa, said in a statement that the strike was conducted in coordination with the Somali government. However, the main target of USA airstrikes in Somalia is al Shabab. Clan warlords battling for power carved up Somalia following the collapse of a military dictatorship in the early 1990s.

by | November 11, 2017 | 22:58

Interior Minister Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa visited the site where explosion occurred on Friday night. The civil defence team, in cooperation with the Bahrain Petroleum Company's security and safety team, successfully extinguished the oil pipeline fire.

by | November 11, 2017 | 22:57

According to a sources, the congress party will come out with the list of 70 candidates for the phase one of the election. Congress sources said they have accepted other demands made by the PAAS leaders like quashing FIRs registered against them by the state government and compensating the family members of those who died during the quota protests over the past few years.

by | November 11, 2017 | 21:27

The Mumbai traffic police has ordered an inquiry after a video surfaced on social media where cops towed away a auto in Malad (west) which had a woman breastfeeding her seven-month-old baby.The incident happened on Friday, and the video was apparently shot by the unidentified driver of the Swift Dzire vehicle who streamed it live from the woman's Facebook account.The driver repeatedly pleads to leave the vehicle, which was supposedly parked in no-parking zone, and take the fine.

by | November 11, 2017 | 21:28

Winds: NE 5-10 miles per hour. Isolated showers. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 58. Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. High plus 3. Night: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. High 7. Night: Cloudy periods with 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy with a high near 46.

by | November 11, 2017 | 21:30

According to the United States embassy website, in some parts of Delhi the level of the fine pollutants known as PM2.5 that are most harmful to health went beyond the maximum level of 999, beyond which no readings are available. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal ordered closure of schools. Delhi's air quality once again entered the "emergency" category on Saturday evening, dashing hopes of recovery generated during the morning hours when levels of pollutants showed a steady drop.

by | November 11, 2017 | 20:29

Johnson, 25, was one of the four U.S. Adamou Boubacar, a 23-year-old farmer and trader in the village, claimed that children tending to cattle found his remains in a bushy area approximately a mile from the attack site. The soldier's widow, Myeshia Johnson, was told not to view her husband's body when he was returned to the USA, advice usually given when a body is badly damaged.

by | November 11, 2017 | 20:42

Papadopoulos' guilty plea to investigators made waves throughout the political world last month, and it has raised new questions about the level of connectivity between the Trump campaign and the Russian government during the 2016 election.

by | November 11, 2017 | 21:50

The Senate tax reform bill, released Thursday, leaves the tax-exempt status of PABs used for infrastructure untouched, according to Bloomberg , but upholds the House bill's provision that eliminates tax-free stadium bond financing. House Republicans said that by removing PAB tax exemptions, it would save the federal government almost $40 billion in lost tax revenue. It is a drop in the bucket for Washington , but actually helps middle class American families.

by | November 11, 2017 | 20:39

He was last seen in Rome Wednesday afternoon wearing a yellow windbreaker. Thomas Mailey, a spokesman for the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, said that Ronald Cook, 66, was last seen at around 12:30 p.m. He was sentenced to 12 to 25 years in state prison and was released on parole on February 3, 2012. He's a level 3 sex offender and considered a violent offender.

by | November 11, 2017 | 20:28

Backing the Yoga teacher, Shia Cleric Maulana Saif Abbas said "Some people have made religion a joke, what is wrong if some woman teaches Yoga?" The reactions from the Shia cleric came days after a fatwa was issued against Naaz after which the Jharkhand government chose to provide her adequate security.

by | November 11, 2017 | 19:57

North Korea last launched a missile on September 15, near the 60-day mark, but administration sources told The Post that launch didn't count, as North Korea had not previously agreed on a 60-day pause. "Even though we are not, some of us, we are not satisfied with his too much rhetoric rather than some sober approach on this issue", it can help to put pressure on North Korea, Lee said.

by | November 11, 2017 | 20:15

Mr Joyce is now campaigning in the seat of New England, with a by-election being held on December 2. His resignation followed an October 27 ruling by Australia's High Court that forced five other politicians to quit parliament because they had fallen afoul of a previously obscure constitutional rule that bars dual citizens from sitting in the Senate or lower house.

by | November 11, 2017 | 20:04

Despite the PCB's reassurances, security in Pakistan is generally a cause for concern, however, they have still managed to host a couple of series in the past year. "We are in talks and will soon finalise the third team for the U.S. leg", he said while adding that this bilateral arrangements between PCB and West Indies is outside of FTP.