by | February 12, 2018 | 01:55

Ms Mordaunt revealed the charity had "categorically" stated to the Department for International Development (DfID) that no harm was done and beneficiaries were not involved, which she said was a lie. Oxfam's chairwoman of United Kingdom trustees, Caroline Thomson, said it was working to "address the underlying cultural issues that allowed this behaviour to happen".

by | February 12, 2018 | 01:35

The Syrian government denounced the attack as a "war crime" and "direct support to terrorism", insisting that its forces came under U.S. attack as they were carrying out an operation against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) elements between the villages of Khasham and al-Tabiya on the eastern side of the Euphrates River.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:26

The driver has been arrested on two counts of causing death and grievous bodily harm by risky driving. "We feel deeply saddened by the accident and offer our condolences to the deceased", government leader Carrie Lam said after paying a visit to the injured at a hospital.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:22

He begins the statement with, "This is no way to run a country". And liberal stalwarts including top House Democrat Nancy Pelosi were also in revolt because the deal does nothing to protect immigrants known as "Dreamers", who were brought to the U.S.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:19

One to two inches of snow is possible along and north west of a Lafayette to Peru line. Be sure to monitor the latest forecast and updates to the Winter Weather Advisories issued for our area. Wednesday: Cloudy, high of 67 and 30 percent chance of rain during the day; 20 percent chance of rain, cloudy and a low of 55 at night. For most of the viewing area, today will just be cloudy and chilly with highs in the mid 30s.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:15

Many in the SPD fear that re-entering a coalition with Mrs Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and the Bavarian CSU could damage the party in the long term. "I've just begun my "no grand coalition" tour" of Germany, he tweeted. CDU delegates will get their own chance to vote on the coalition deal at a party congress on February 24.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:57

It said the pilots were injured and evacuated to hospital. The drone was identified by IAF systems and was downed by an IAF helicopter. According to Manelis, Israel struck deep in Syrian territory, targeting the trailer from which the drone was launched.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:57

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes insisted on releasing it without these reviews. Many Republicans speculate that Nunes using a politically one-sided memo to deliver classified details could end the possibility of bipartisanship on a committee that has been at odds since its investigation began into Russian meddling in the 2016 elections.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:56

The province hiked minimum wage by some 20 per cent to $14 per hour at the beginning of the year, a move some economists said could result in mass job losses as employers look to reduce costs. She cited the full-time job gain, faster wages and a low unemployment rate as signs of a resilient labor market. Meanwhile, the labour force in the region increased by 3,000 people over the course of the month.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:56

Henry County Sheriff Keith McBrayer announced the death at an afternoon news conference. He had been with the Locust Grove police for about five years. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been notified and is en route to the scene. The suspect was killed by one of the officers, the GBI said. "It is a very emotional time for the Henry County community".

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:56

The camp located on Srinagar-Jammu-Pathankot highway, is surrounded by dense population. During the telephonic conversation, the home minister sought details from Director General of Police SP Vaid on the terrorist attack on the army camp in Jammu , according to a tweet by the Home Minister's Office.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:55

He said, NDA government felt that MGNREGA should be continued for larger interest and UPA was never able to spend 40 thousand crore rupees sanctioned for the scheme. Following Rahul Gandhi's response to government's charge that even the UPA during its tenure did reveal details of defence deals, the onus is once again is at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi government which has denied to disclose deal detail.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:52

Mr Lorenzana said on Thursday that the helicopters will be used in a "limited" role primarily "for the transportation of personnel and supplies, ferrying wounded and injured soldiers, and the conduct of humanitarian and assistance and disaster response (HADR) operations".

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:49

Reuters was provided photos of the execution by a Buddhist village elder who said he wanted transparency, to prevent such killings in the future. "Buddhist villagers interviewed for this article reported no attack by a large number of insurgents on security forces in Inn Din", Reuters said, adding that other interviews had revealed the massacre victims included fishermen, shopkeepers, an imam and two teenaged high school students.

by | February 09, 2018 | 05:25

The Russian Foreign Ministry did not issue a statement after the talks, but the two sides are believed to have exchanged their views on the recent development in inter-Korean relations and discussed ways to maintain bilateral cooperation amid United Nations sanctions against North Korea.

by | February 09, 2018 | 05:25

Massive going-out-of businesses sales are expected to start shortly at over 150 Toys "R" Us stores across the country, including a half-dozen in our state. "The actions we are taking are necessary to give us the best chance to emerge from our bankruptcy proceedings as a more viable and competitive company".

by | February 09, 2018 | 05:27

Zia, who headed the Bangladesh government twice (1991-1996 and 2001-2006), has repeatedly pleaded not-guilty and claimed she was a victim of "political witch hunt", masterminded by rival and current Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Ruhul Kabir Rizvi Ahmed, spokesman for Zia's Bangladesh National Party, called on supporters to demonstate peacerfully against the ruling. Ahead of the hearing, police fired tear gas at thousands of activists who defied heavy security to escort the vehicle taking Zia ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 05:25

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu paid a surprise visit to the Iranian capital Tehran on Wednesday. The sources , who spoke on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to the media, said Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Hassan Rouhani discussed latest developments in Syria .

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:23

In 2017, the festival drew a total of about 6.8 million visitors. Al Janadria started in 1985 under the patronage of the ruling monarch. Saudi Arabia is home to more than 3 million Indian people and ties between the two countries are on an upswing in the last few years especially after the landmark visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the Gulf Kingdom in April 2016.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:22

In November, the Watson Institute of global and Public Affairs at Brown University said in a study that the USA had spent 5.6 trillion dollars on military conflicts in the Middle Eastern region since the 9/11 terror attacks with 877.4 billion dollars of them spent on the operations in Afghanistan, including the Coalition Support Funds for Pakistan .