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by | November 26, 2017 | 16:58

North Korea has a long history of serious food shortages and famines, including a devastating drought between 1995 and 1999 that killed as many as 1 million people . The US also unveiled fresh sanctions that target North Korean shipping, raising the pressure on the Pyongyang in a bid to make it abandon its nuclear programme.

by | November 26, 2017 | 16:15

Gen. Hossein Salami, the second-in-command of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, said on Saturday. The adversaries are opposed to the enhancement of the Islamic Republic of Iran's power in the region and beyond because such power constitutes the "strategic depth of the Islamic Establishment", Ayatollah Khamenei said.

by | November 26, 2017 | 16:21

An Israeli government minister has resigned in a dispute about railway maintenance on the Sabbath. A minister who heads an ultra-Orthodox Jewish party in Israel's government resigned on Sunday in protest at rail work that was done on the Jewish sabbath, but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition did not appear to be in immediate danger.

by | November 26, 2017 | 13:40

West Yorkshire Police said two 15-year-olds are in custody. It is understood that the two teenagers arrested were travelling in the stolen auto. The police force earlier warned residents not to approach the area. A BOY aged 12 was among five people killed after a stolen auto crashed into a tree in Leeds last night. "Family of all the deceased have been informed".

by | November 26, 2017 | 11:55

More than 24 national leaders, including BJP chief Amit Shah , Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and I&B Minister Smriti Irani, will launch the programme at popular tea joints at 156 locations across all the 33 districts of Gujarat. While Amit Shah will attend the programme in Dariyapur, Jaitley will be in Sabarmati. Paresh Rawal will listen to the programme in Rajkot. In an apparent bid to counter Congress' meme targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'chaiwala' past, union and state ...

by | November 26, 2017 | 11:46

The blast occurred at the site of a demolished factory and affected many nearby residential areas, Xinhua reports citing local police. Video on the website Tencent News showed a white cloud of smoke rising above the explosion site. The explosion in Ningbo, one of China's busiest ports, struck a district on the Yong River at about 8:55 a.m., state radio and other outlets reported.

by | November 26, 2017 | 09:12

Deputy Prime Minister Frances Fitzgerald is under fire over her handling of a legal case involving a police whistleblower. "Ireland does not need an election right now", he said, referring to Brexit. Britain is due to leave the European Union in March 2019 but officials said that progress had to be made on deciding the future status of the border between the Republic of Ireland and its northern neighbour, which is part of the United Kingdom, before talks could start on a comprehensive trade ...

by | November 26, 2017 | 09:54

Kenney spoke at Philadelphia City Hall, responding to the administration's decision to remove Temporary Protected Status for Haitian immigrants in 18 months . On Monday, almost 60,000 Haitians were notified they must leave the U.S.by July 2019. He called the DHS decision "simply un-American" and said there is "no compassion in the White House".

by | November 26, 2017 | 09:15

Libyan patrol boat commander Nasser al-Ghammoudi said one of the vessels was three-quarters under water when the coastguard arrived. Italy's coastguard, which coordinates the rescue effort in global waters, reported that a total of 1,500 people had been saved on Thursday and Friday.

by | November 26, 2017 | 04:24

Cuba has maintained close diplomatic ties with North Korea since 1960 but is opposed to nuclear weapons. "The situation on the Korean Peninsula is worsening and is tense because of the increased use of military forces by the imperialists", said Ri.

by | November 26, 2017 | 03:53

Bangladesh and Myanmar signed a repatriation agreement on Thursday, which would pave the way for the return of the refugees at the "earliest" opportunity, according to the deal, which Dhaka released yesterday. More than 600,000 members of the Rohingya Muslim group have fled from Buddhist-majority Myanmar's Rakhine State to Bangladesh in three months since insurgent attacks on security posts sparked a brutal counter-insurgency campaign.

by | November 26, 2017 | 03:46

The more than 11,000-strong United Nations peacekeeping mission in Mali has become the most risky in the world for soldiers as Islamic militants routinely attack peacekeepers and convoys. He wishes a swift recovery to the injured", his spokesperson said. As of October, there had been 146 fatalities since the mission was established in 2013.

by | November 25, 2017 | 23:47

Spokeswoman Brooke Bova said the crash occurred about 6 p.m., according to The Associated Press. The unusual story drew global attention, with news outlets around the globe reporting on the freakish crash and the couple's risky tryst. The couple pulled the auto over and became intimate, but they started driving again with the woman on Notebaert's lap. The woman wasn't wearing a seatbelt, police said.

by | November 25, 2017 | 23:05

The man suffered severe injuries, but intervention from a sheriff's deputy prevented "massive blood loss", according to a statement. The victim's condition was not immediately known. A man who had been spearfishing in the waters off the California coast was bitten by a shark, officials said. Firefighters assisted with the evacuation of other civilians in the area of Carmel Beach and Stillwater Cove.

by | November 25, 2017 | 22:17

Among those arrested was state Rep. Bruce Franks Jr . The Black Friday protest shut down the St. Louis Galleria for about 40 minutes, according to the Post-Dispatch. Louis Galleria, the list includes Schnucks, a Phillips 66 gas station, Target and the Delmar Loop, which is under focus for using minority contracting in building the new Loop Trolley there.

by | November 25, 2017 | 20:44

These events occur after the volcano has resumed its activity in September, forcing then 140,000 people to flee the area. A volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali has erupted for the second time in a week but authorities says its alert level remains unchanged.

by | November 25, 2017 | 20:43

The law also empowers the Russian government to impose sanctions on foreign media, forcing outlets to disclose their funding sources. The document passed by the Russian State Duma (lower house of parliament) on November 15 and endorsed by the upper house, Federation Council, on November 22, was published on the official portal of legal information on Saturday.

by | November 25, 2017 | 21:08

Steven Combs , Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Equipment) Airman Matthew Chialastri and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Apprentice Bryan Grosso were lost in the C-2A Greyhound crash in the Phillipine Sea on Wednesday. This summer, 17 sailors died in two separate incidents in which naval destroyers collided with commercial vessels. Combs, of Florida , was assigned to the "Providers" of Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 30 and embarked aboard Ronald Reagan as part of Carrier Air Wing Five.

by | November 25, 2017 | 21:04

Tinubu had said every Presidential aspirant in the party will be given a chance at the ticket in 2019. The APC leader, who was accompanied by the former chairman of the party, Chief Bisi Akande and the National Vice-Chairman, South-west, Chief Pius Akinyelure, said the Buhari he knows would want a normal process.

by | November 25, 2017 | 21:08

Peter Ebidero heard about the deals and bought one TV for himself and purchased another one for a friend. Everyone in that crowd will have the goal to get the best deal possible. The young girl said it was hard waking up but she got up and did it anyway. "You should still consider the value of the product and the value of the service you're considering buying and make sure you balance that out with the value of the deal".

by | November 25, 2017 | 21:03

Also, Salman will be seen grilling both his co-stars and also pulling their legs on the stage."Jacqueline Fernandez, Bobby Deol, Saqib Saleem, Daisy Shah, along with director Remo D'Souza and producer Ramesh Taurani posed with Salman Khan during the promotional event".

by | November 25, 2017 | 20:15

The bullet proof vehicle was also not harmed. In June this year, 14 people, including seven policemen, were killed and 21 others were injured in a suicide vehicle bombing on Gulistan Road in Balochistan. The attacker, whose body parts have been recovered, was wearing suicide vest, confirmed Deputy Inspector General Abdur Razzaq Cheema. Quetta is the capital of Baluchistan province, the scene of a low-level insurgency by Baluch separatist groups.

by | November 25, 2017 | 18:49

The comment came one week after United States officials said the diplomatic mission would have to close because of a law stipulating that Palestinian leaders must not call for Israelis to face worldwide prosecution. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas apparently crossed that line in September by calling on the ICC to investigate and charge Israelis for alleged crimes against Palestinians.

by | November 25, 2017 | 19:56

Shefin Jahan is my husband and I want to live with him. Ashokan, Hadiya's father, has submitted in the apex court that his daughter was "misled and misguided" to embrace Islam and Shafin Jahan has links with radical outfits. Her father had approached the Kerala High Court, which had annulled the couple's marriage in May this year. In August, the Supreme Court directed the NIA to probe the matter after Hadiya's husband challenged the Kerala High Court order that nullified their ...

by | November 25, 2017 | 18:02

It was not immediately clear what caused the shooting at the mall, which was open until midnight on Thanksgiving as would-be savers began looking for deals before the unofficial commercial holiday began. "We were literally just talking about how we thought it was pretty lucky that nothing happened tonight, and then we come out and this is what we saw", Brittany Huhn, a shopper, was quoted by KSHB as saying.

by | November 25, 2017 | 19:13

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by | November 25, 2017 | 18:31

US Marine Corps and Navy troops will also participate. North Korea has been protesting against the deployment of strategic American assets in the region and its joint military exercises with allies Seoul and Tokyo, calling them rehearsals for a planned invasion of the island nation.

by | November 25, 2017 | 18:26

After the Mossad reportedly fed this intelligence to the rest of the world, the USA and Britain banned laptops in aircraft cabins on flights from certain airports, most of which were Middle Eastern carriers, to address the potential threat of hidden explosives.

by | November 25, 2017 | 17:47

The attack came a day after senior police official of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Ashraf Noor was killed in a suicide attack on his vehicle in the upscale Hayatabad neighbourhood of Peshawar. Baluchistan is at the center of an economic corridor being built in Pakistan with billions of Chinese dollars. The Express Tribune quoted spokesperson for Civil Hospital Quetta , Wasim Baig, as saying that 19 injured and four bodies were brought to the hospital.

by | November 25, 2017 | 17:21

SPD leader Martin Schulz, who had come under intense pressure to agree to talks for the sake of political stability, after rejecting the idea since election night, said on Friday that there was nothing "automatic" about the outcome. Germany's chancellor has said that it would be "simply wrong" to hold new elections after coalition talks collapsed. Niels Annen of the SPD, in an interview with the Passauer Neue Presse newspaper, called for quick action to form a new German government given a ...

by | November 25, 2017 | 17:20

He was discussing Iran's role in establishing a lasting ceasefire in war-torn Syria when he reacted to Mr Macron's comments during a television interview. "We don't like to get involved in any direct confrontation with Saudi Arabia and our recommendation to them is not to stand in the way of the Islamic Revolution resistance front "otherwise they will be hit by the quivers of our larger wars".

by | November 25, 2017 | 14:37

Friends sent CBS 6 a photo of Jeanett and Christopher Gattis hugging and smiling for a picture at their 40th high school reunion a few months ago. All of them lived together in the home, the police said, reported the Washington Post . "[I] had no clue that they were having problems that I knew of, but behind closed doors is behind closed doors". A Facebook profile page for a Christopher Gattis listed his occupation as director of youth ministry since 2014 at the Grace Lutheran Church ...

by | November 25, 2017 | 13:15

Argentina's president said Friday that an global search will continue for a submarine carrying 44 crew members that has been lost in the South Atlantic for nine days and that the sub's disappearance will be investigated. The ARA San Juan carried enough oxygen for a week under water, but it has been almost 10 days since the incident. The sub has been missing for three days with 44 on board and weather conditions are hindering search efforts.

by | November 25, 2017 | 12:56

He said that further details were awaited. Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah also condemned the Territorial Army jawan's killing. "A body was found at Uthmulla this morning, which was later on identified as that of Irfan Ahmad Dar, an Indian army soldier", a senior police official posted at Shopian told Xinhua.

by | November 25, 2017 | 12:51

Ishant Sharma , meanwhile, scalped three. Opener Dimuth Karunaratne had earlier made 51 and c aptain Dinesh Chandimal also added a half-century with 57, but there was not enough support from the lower order. Pujara and Vijay were more than happy leaving everything outside the off-stump and defending anything at their body, and it wasn't until Rangana Herath and Dilruwan Perera, the Sri Lankan spinners, came into the attack that the action picked up.