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by | January 23, 2018 | 02:29

He wrote in his resignation letter to Mr Bolton: "Ukip is now in the preposterous situation of the leader's private life being of more interest than the party". Pressure is growing for Henry "I could kill a badger" Bolton to resign after yet more party figures quit in protest against him this morning. Under party rules, the vote of no confidence in Mr Bolton has to be put before an Extraordinary General Meeting of the party within 28 days.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:30

The UN made a record appeal for aid to Yemen on Sunday, calling for almost $3 billion to save the war-torn country plunged into a desperate humanitarian situation . The appeal, made on behalf of United Nations agencies and humanitarian partners, came as 11.3-million people "urgently require assistance to survive", United Nations aid agency OCHA said in a statement.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:32

Embassy in Jerusalem - and the Embassy will open by the end of next year , " he said in the speech that sparked outbursts by Israeli Arab members of the Knesset. "The door's open. President Trump is absolutely committed to doing everything the United States can to achieve a peace agreement that brings an end to decades of conflict".

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:23

NSW Fire and Rescue said three people were initially trapped inside the train , but have now been freed. East Market Street is now closed between March and Windsor Streets to assist emergency services. Witnesses described the incident as "insane". Officials said it is too soon to determine the cause of the crash. "The 10:11am train service from Richmond to Central has been cancelled", Sydney Trains tweeted on Monday.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:25

Police and emergency crews are at the scene. However, Ellis County Commissioner Paul Perry posted on social media that the shooting incident happened at the Italy High School . . Officials did not immediately release the girl's condition. Fitzgerald and Joffre both said at a news conference that they didn't know the relationship between the victim and alleged shooter.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:21

A recording from the Blue Ridge Parkway headquarters in North Carolina said the Roanoke corridor of the parkway is closed for Saturday, Jan. 20, but gives no explanation as to why other sections are closed. That was when parks were closed to the public. "National and regional offices and support centers will be closed and secured, except where they are needed to support excepted personnel".

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:20

The Democratic-controlled court, which said the districts violate the state constitution, gave the Republican-controlled Legislature until February 9 to pass a replacement and Democratic Gov. They also say the state court has set up an impossible deadline of February 9 to redraw the map and that will introduce chaos in the upcoming congressional election.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:42

Even after heading the largest party in the parliament Acting Chancellor Angela Merkel has not been able to form a government for nearly four months. That period in opposition, she insisted, hardly constituted a phase "of major renewal". Previous attempts by the chancellor to join with other German political parties in a governing coalition failed.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:42

Khloe is entering her final trimester and her baby is expected somewhere around April. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have named their newborn daughter after the rapper's native Chicago , Illinois . "Ugh me too! lol I can barely decide on what I want to eat". In a new paparazzo-driven interview, Common didn't hold back on co-signing Ye's baby name.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:41

By the time their heavyweight bout reached the fifth round, Miocic and Ngannou huffed, puffed and trudged around the cage without a knockout in sight. I go through a lot of stuff, man, and it's because of my greatest rival. "I've lost twice to Jon Jones ". Miocic survived the storm that Ngannou threw at him and then he systematically drained Ngannou's energy by making him carry his weight.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:41

An Afghan official says that a group of gunmen have attacked the Intercontinental Hotel in the capital Kabul. Afghanistan's interior ministry said a private company was responsible for securing the hotel about three weeks ago. Also at the hotel, guests had gathered for a wedding ceremony. KamAir said flights had been disrupted because of the attack. "People were escaping and the attackers were firing at them", he said.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:40

On the other hand, Myanmar authorities toured Maungtaw, Rakhine state on Friday and inspected the construction of houses to be used for repatriation of returnees from Bangladesh. They said the 40 village leaders they discussed the petition with represent the interests of all Rohingya at the camp, but that could not be independently verified and aid agencies were unable to comment pending formal issuance of the petition.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:31

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Heavy snow and blowing snow up to 40 miles per hour is possible. Bottom line is travel will be very hard for several hours that will include the entire afternoon. The system is expected to exit the area Monday night.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:51

The Doklam Plateau went from a remote, virtually-uninhabited mountain range along the disputed border of China and Bhutan to one of the most important geopolitical sites in the world overnight, when on June 16 PLA soldiers and construction workers arrived to build a road through the plateau.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:53

The slain soldier has been identified as Sepoy Mandeep Singh (23), a resident of Alampur village of Sangrur in Punjab . The ceasefire violations in the forward areas and border villages of Jammu and Kashmir continued on Saturday, in which a dozen people were also injured.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:52

Greenblatt's visit is also meant to pave the way for a scheduled visit to Israel by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on January 21. Pence was not expected to be needed to break a tie in the Republican-controlled Senate; if needed, he would make phone calls to lawmakers from the plane en route to Egypt, a White House official said.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:49

The attackers have also reportedly set the hotel on fire . They are "shooting at guests", he said. At least seven people have been wounded and security forces are now clearing the hotel floor by floor. On Saturday night in Kabul , Afghanistan, the Intercontinental - one of the country's most famous hotels for foreigners and VIPs - came under attack.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:50

Left-arm spinner Anukul Roy was the leading wicket-taker for India with four scalps while another left-arm tweaker Abhishek Sharma and pacer Arshdeep Singh took a couple of wickets each. The three-time U-19 World Cup champions made some changes in their batting line up too, with newcomer Harvik Desai asked to open with Shubham Gill in place of the mercurial Prithvi Shaw.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:46

Honolulu Police Department notified of the false alarm by HI-EMA. "The decision to send a national alert directly to the public rests with the president", FEMA spokeswoman Jenny Burke told The Associated Press in an email. Now, a second employee will have to click the confirmation for any alert that is sent out. In the minute-to-minute news cycle, it is crucial that our alerts convey what has happened quickly, but also accurately.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:41

Paddock's girlfriend Marilou Danley will not face any charges, despite being named a person of interest early in the investigation. The report cited Danley's words as saying that Paddock's demeanor had changed over the past year. There was no evidence of radicalization or ideology to support any theory that Paddock supported or followed any hate groups or any domestic or foreign terrorist organizations.