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Turkey not to buy United States arms anymore: Erdoğan

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Both sides have frozen their non-immigrant visa services in each other's countries and Erdogan said he would no longer recognize the authority of US Ambassador John Bass. Erdogan said USA authorities had wrongly arrested the former head of Turkey's majority state-owned Halkbank, and were trying to use a detained Turkish gold trader "as an informant". Read More »

High Court Likely To Deliver Verdict Today In Aarushi Talwar Murder Case

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The CBI team under Kumar had concluded that Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj were murdered by Krishna Thadarai - the compounder at Rajesh Talwar's clinic, his friend Rajkumar and Vijay Mandal, a driver of the Talwars' neighbour. # We are waiting for the copy of the judgement. The police was accused by many for not doing their investigation properly and they were even accused of tempering the evidences. Read More »

Arrest warrants issued for Imran for 'repeatedly failing to appear' before ECP

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While speaking to media on Thursday, the Pakistan Peoples Party leader remarked that Imran should avoid the embarrassment of being taken to the court by police officials. According to PTI spokesperson Naeemul Haq, the party is also set to challenge the warrants in the IHC . PTI had submitted an apology in the defence, however, Imran Khan once again fueled the controversy stating that he had not apologised and the apology letter submitted was in the personal capacity of Babar Awan, the chief ... Read More »

Puerto Rico fights to recover weeks after hurricane

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The bill combines $18.7 billion for Federal Emergency Management Agency disaster relief with $16 billion to permit the financially troubled federal flood insurance program pay an influx of Harvey-related claims. President, you seem to want to disregard the moral imperative that your administration has been unable to fulfill". "This country, our country, will stand with those American citizens in Puerto Rico until the job is done", Kelly told reporters at the White House, adding that the ... Read More »

Utah officer fired after nurse's arrest caught on video

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Without a search warrant or the patient's permission, Payne had no right to draw blood, but he remained insistent with Wubbels. The University of Utah said it had introduced a new policy on blood samples barring officers from coming to the hospital in person to seek them. Read More »

NASA eyes the Development of Tropical Storm Ophelia

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Ophelia is now located across the north-central Atlantic Ocean, roughly 2400 miles from the Grand Strand. But the latest forecast models have shifted the track farther to the north. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Ophelia now has top sustained winds of 70 miles per hour (110 kph). Ophelia is the strongest storm to develop so far east in the Atlantic since 2009, tweeted Klotzbach ,. Read More »

Gurugram admin bans sale of firecrackers

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The Bench referred to an order by the high court previous year, when another Bench of the court had directed civic bodies in the state to inspect and re-verify licences issued in every ward for selling firecrackers ahead of Diwali, and to ensure that safety measures were in put in place to avoid accidents. Read More »

The Boy Scouts of America votes to admit girls

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The BSA said in a statement on its site that girls can join its Cub Scouts program starting in 2018. Eventually the programs will be extended so that girls will be able to earn the rank of Eagle Scout, the organization's highest ranking. Read More »

Trump seeks immigration overhaul in DACA deal

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But that request got more complicated on Sunday when the president submitted a list of demands to Congress that he wants fulfilled as part of a deal to keep the 800,000 Dreamers in the country. Despite the vagueness, Democrats portrayed that as a capitulation to Trump and a move toward a misguided, costly and relatively ineffective approach to border security. Read More »

Japanese Court Orders Payments To Plaintiffs Over Fukushima Disaster

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In holding the government and TEPCO liable in the class-action lawsuit, the Fukushima district court ordered payments totaling almost $4.5 million to about 3,800 plaintiffs - roughly $1,184 per person. Most of the remaining plaintiffs were residents in other parts of Fukushima Prefecture where evacuation orders were not issued. During the trial, the government and Tepco claimed the quake assessment in question was short of being established knowledge and that the tsunami could not have been ... Read More »

Trump suggests he's smarter than Rex Tillerson

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Trump was aware before the report earlier this month that Tillerson had referred to him as a " moron " at the Pentagon this summer, a source familiar with the conversation told CNN , but it's unclear whether Trump discussed the remark with Tillerson. Read More »

Trump environment chief: US to end Obama climate plan

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The Obama administration's Clean Power Plan aimed to reduce carbon emissions by one-third by 2030. Missouri is among more than two dozen states that sued the EPA over the Obama plan, citing federal overreach. The Clean Power Plan was central to the Obama administration's climate change agenda. "No matter who is in the White House, the EPA is legally required to limit risky carbon pollution, and the Clean Power Plan is an achievable, affordable way to do that", Brune said in a ... Read More »

Former PM Sharif's son-in-law arrested on return to Pakistan

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The Sharifs have denied any wrongdoing and have labeled the corruption proceedings against them as politically motivated. Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharifs two sons, now in London, may not appear before the anti-corruption court, taking advantage of their foreign residency, leaders of the ruling PML-N have indicated. Read More »

Brush fire in Anaheim Hills prompts mandatory evacuations

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Initially reported at 25 acres, the fire quickly exploded in size-so quickly that officials could not estimate its size by midday. Mandatory evacuation orders were issued for residents south of the 91 Freeway and west of the 241 toll road, then expanded west toward Nohl Ranch and Canyon Rim roads due to winds at about 25 miles per hour pushing the fire west. Read More »

Sen. Dianne Feinstein announces she's running for reelection

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Seen as a moderate in San Francisco during her time as mayor, Feinstein worked to save the cable cars but angered the LGBT community by torpedoing domestic-partner legislation and declining to march in the city's Pride parade. The devices were found on several of the weapons in the assailant's Las Vegas hotel room. "Right now we are seeing one president changes actions of a president that came before him and that would happen in this area", the senator said. Read More »

Bigg Boss 11: Zubair Khan files complaint against host Salman Khan?

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The fights and controversies started from the first episode and later host Salman Khan blasted on the contestants on Weekend Ka Vaar . Zubair Khan was the contestant who got eliminated from the show and also tried to attempt suicide inside the house after he was humiliated by Salman Khan. Read More »

Wildfires prompt evacuations in California's wine country

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The city has been concerned about the Browns Valley area in the west and the Alta Heights area in the east and has bulldozers helping to put in fire lines. 9, 2017. The remains of a auto sits near the Fountaingrove Inn as it burns at rear in Santa Rosa , Calif., Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. "The only thing we can do is hope the wind will come down", he said. Read More »

Any Brexit deal will come at end of two-year negotiations-May

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While she has now survived last weeks attempted coup against her, her position is far from secure. The Sunday newspaper reports that lawyer Jessica Simor QC, from Matrix chambers, has been told by "two good sources" that the Prime Minister has been told that "the article 50 notification can be withdrawn by the United Kingdom at any time before 29 March 2019 resulting in the United Kingdom remaining in the European Union on its current favourable terms". Read More »

Iran warns United States against imposing new sanctions and 'terror' designation

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The chief of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard said Sunday the USA should move its military bases farther from Iran's borders if it imposes new sanctions against Tehran , the official IRNA news reported . They include financial sanctions on anyone who does business with the Revolutionary Guards, as well as millions of dollars in rewards for information leading to the arrest of two operatives from the Iran-backed Lebanese Hizballah movement. Read More »

Slovenia 2 Scotland 2

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However, Strachan's side could not protect a fine first-half strike from Griffiths, with Roman Bezjak twice scoring from set-pieces. Scotland's chances flickered back to life in the closing moments when substitute Robert Snodgrass bundled in an equaliser before Bostjan's Cesar late sending off, but it was not enough to salvage an all-important victory in what could prove Strachan's final match in charge. Read More »

Body Parts Found By Divers of Swedish Journalist Kim Wall

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The charge sheet affirms Madsen cut Wall's body into pieces, punctured her middle and attached pipes to it to influence it to sink to the base of the ocean. He has denied accusations that he was responsible for her death. And on August 21, Wall's torso , with metal attached, was discovered. For the prosecution, it is no doubt that the inventor has killed Kim Wall to fulfill a sexual fantasy before killing her and dismembering. Read More »

Dem Congressman Slams Trump Using Spanish Accent to Say Puerto Rico

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While posing for a picture with them and their spouses, Trump had pointed to the room and asked reporters if they knew "what it represents". The U.S. "We are also praying for the people of Puerto Rico ", Trump said. "And as he said last night, in addition to those comments, you'll have to wait and see", she said. Read More »

Government will modernise marine security, says PM Modi

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The project will cost Rs 2,893 crore. He will lay the foundation stone for Bhadbhut Barrage, to be built over the Narmada River. - He began the tour with prayers at the Dwarkadheesh Temple in the historic Dwarka town. - Had already stated earlier that we would look into GST for 3 months and make changes, mend loopholes as per the experience. While inaugurating the new campus of IIT-Gandhinagar, he took a dig at the Opposition and said the decision to grant 400 acres of land for it was ... Read More »

Journo Makes Disturbing Claims Harvey Weinstein Masturbated In Front Of Her

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Just before Sivan left, the friend told her that if she wasn't back in 10 minutes, she would come to check on her. At the time , Sivan was a reporter for Long Island 12, a local NY cable channel. Once they got to the restaurant's kitchen, Weinstein sent away a few employees who were cleaning up. According to the Times , "Ms. Masters had been chasing the Weinstein story for years". Read More »

Las Vegas shooting victim stands for Pres. Trump despite leg injury

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America is truly a nation in mourning. The president and first lady Melania Trump had started their trip meeting with Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo, who is leading the police investigation. He is scheduled for an early afternoon flight to return to the White House. "It's a very, very sad day for me personally", he said. President Donald Trump tweeted Thursday, "Why Isn't the Senate Intel Committee looking into the Fake News Networks in OUR country to see why so much of our ... Read More »

After Las Vegas shooting, top House Republicans open to restricting 'bump stocks'

Republican leaders are making clear that Congress will take no action on gun legislation in the wake of the massacre in Las Vegas . The motion of the stock makes the modified weapon " horribly inaccurate ", U.S. The seemingly intractable stalemate in Washington over gun control may be easing a bit, as a growing number of Republican lawmakers say they're open to considering limits on Americans' ability to turn semiautomatic weapons into essentially fully automatic firearms. Read More »

ICAN receives Nobel Peace Prize

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The Norwegian Nobel Committee , warning of a rising risk of nuclear war, awarded the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday to a little-known global campaign group advocating for a ban on nuclear weapons. "We are trying to send very strong signals to all states with nuclear arms, nuclear-armed states - North Korea, U.S., Russia, China, France, U.K., Israel, all of them, India, Pakistan - it is unacceptable to threaten to kill civilians". Read More »

School guard sets kids on fire

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The security guard has been named as 50-year-old Damiao Soares dos Santos . "He has been an employee since 2008 and has never had a bad record so we could never have anticipated something of this nature happening", Mayor of Janauba, Carlos Isaildon Mendes , told the media. Read More »

Birth Control: Trump is Helping Employers Deny Women Free Contraception

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The group's case , and a second one involving private businesses including the Hobby Lobby chain of craft stores, went to the Supreme Court . The HHS official told reporters that, on issues of grave moral concern to Americans, where the issue of human life is at stake, policy needs to ensure that religious believers are not "punished" by the federal government. Read More »

GST rates of 26 items reduced to 5%, says FM Jaitley

A major revamp of the goods and services tax (GST) is on the agenda of the GST Council today as part of efforts to address the grievances of small-scale industries, traders and exporters . 75 lakh". Meanwhile, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi has appealed to the council to consider removing some of the difficulties being faced by the small tax payer. Read More »

England fans 'should be proud' of team qualifying for 2018 World Cup

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The 47-year-old already earns a hefty £3 million as his annual pay. "Was it the performance we wanted and the night we wanted?" I think the danger when you don't have competition for places is twofold. It is a tough loss for England's midfield, but Southgate has an adequate arsenal on his squad. Elsewhere in the group, Scotland kept their qualifying hopes alive in dramatic fashion as a late Martin Skrtel own goal gave them victory over 10-man Slovakia at Hampden Park . Read More »

Rex Tillerson He Considered Quitting in July

According to a report from NBC, Tillerson considered resigning this summer and referred to the president as a "moron". Both before and after Tillerson's press conference, Trump slammed the NBC report on Twitter. Just minutes before Tillerson's remarks, Mr. Trump tweeted that NBC News is "fake news ". He called the network a "disgrace to reporting " in another. Read More »

No evidence Las Vegas shooter tied to militant group

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In a later statement from Islamic State , the militant group referred to the Las Vegas attacker by a nom de guerre of "Abu Abd al-Bar al-Ameriki". The recent claims are a far cry from the carnage in Paris in November 2015 that killed 130 people, or the 2016 suicide bombings that ripped through Brussels airport and subway, killing 32 and injuring 320. Read More »

Traces of VX nerve agent found Kim Jong-nam murder suspects' clothes

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As per my knowledge, there are no detectors in Malaysian airports to trace VX. Based on his reading, he said, "An individual who is exposed to VX within the right dosage and the right penetration route will die within minutes". Raja, the eighth witness and the only one to testify Thursday, said he found traces of VX on the two suspects. The VX-tainted evidence from Kim's body and clothing was presented in court Wednesday in sealed plastic bags, and the lawyers and court officials wore ... Read More »

Las Vegas shooting: Girlfriend of Stephen Paddock denies knowledge of the attack

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The first shots began at 10.05 pm on Sunday and ended 10 minutes later. On top of the shooter's motives, authorities want to ask Danley about her knowledge of a $100,000 wire transfer to an account in the Philippines . "He manipulated her to be completely as far away from this and safe when he did this", Eric said. "She was sent away so that she will be not there to interfere with what he's planning". Read More »

Russia, Saudi Arabia to set up $1 bln technology fund

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The two leaders will discuss bilateral relations and means to boost cooperation in various fields, in addition to reviewing regional as well as worldwide issues of mutual interest. "Today, Saudi Arabia is aimed at developing relations with the Russian Federation in all spheres", he said. Aramco is in talks with Sibur Holding PJSC, Russia's largest petrochemical producer, to form a joint venture that produces synthetic rubber in the kingdom, the first project Aramco has with a Russian ... Read More »

Pakistan's key intelligence 'connected to terrorists' - U.S. top general

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While playing up the mission, the latest USA effort to stamp out a resurgent Taliban , the Pentagon is refusing to divulge the exact number of troops being deployed . And he said the more than 3,000 additional US troops going there would "reinforce" the coalition's advisory role to Afghanistan forces. Two more Navy officials fired over ship collisions Mattis hints at US military options for North Korea Mattis: US to send 3,000 more troops to Afghanistan MORE said Tuesday. Read More »

Bangladesh seeks United Nations support for return of Rohingyas

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In the statement, ASEAN foreign ministers condemned the attacks on Myanmar's security forces and "all acts of violence which resulted in loss of civilian lives". "Bangladesh has proposed a bilateral agreement (with Myanmar) to help implement the repatriation", he said. Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said last week that Canada and the United States are in talks about how they can intensify pressure on the country's powerful military. Read More »

Pakistan's ruling party elects ousted PM as new chief

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Nawaz Sharif was re-elected as the president of the ruling PML-N, allowing the ousted Pakistan prime minister to stage a political comeback with "full force". Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi termed Sharif's return as party president a "historic day". The party's Chief Election Commissioner, Chaudhry Jaffar Iqbal, said no other candidate had filed nomination papers to contest Sharif's bid. Read More »

San Juan Mayor to Elaine Duke

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While Trump has called the federal response "amazing", the mayor has appealed publicly to Trump by name to speed up the delivery of food, water, medicine and fuel, and "to make sure somebody is in charge that is up to the task of saving lives". Read More »

Can Doug Jones Defeat Roy Moore?

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Senate in December. But before we go all. When a second removal from the state bench seemed inevitable, Moore resigned from his position in order to run for U.S. Moore, a bible-quoting evangelical, drew support from Christian conservative Sarah Palin and recently-sacked White House chief strategist Steve Bannon . Read More »

Trump blames Puerto Ricans for slow hurricane response

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President Trump has been weirdly sunny in his outlook, telling reporters on Friday that "it's been incredible, the results we've had with respect to loss of life". "I am begging, begging anyone that can hear us to save us from dying", said Cruz in a press conference Friday. Trump said San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz had been "told by the Democrats that you must be nasty to Trump ". Read More »

Ashton finishes third in voting as Jagmeet Singh wins NDP leadership

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Little more than half the party's 124,000 eligible voters, some 65,782 people, cast a ballot, with Singh tallying 35,266 votes to Angus's 12,705, Ashton's 11,374 and Caron's 6,164. A crowd of his supporters, who had occupied the back third of the room, surged forward as the results were announced, while backers of the other candidates filed out along the sides of the room. Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg apologises for Facebook mistake

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For instance, Facebook said Monday that it will increase authenticity requirements on political ads by asking advertisers to confirm the business or organization they represent. "We removed them and when that was not totally effective, we disabled that targeting section in our ad systems", Sandberg wrote in a blog post . The company also said it is building new tools that will allow users to see all the ads an account has posted, a change to its current policy of allowing what it ... Read More »