by | August 19, 2018 | 12:50

Mourners decried the unrelenting bloodshed, while others dismissed murmurings of possible ceasefires and peace negotiations between the government and the Taliban, even though the attack was claimed by IS. "A Taliban spokesman, Zabiullah Mujahid, said the group targeted a military base and two checkposts in Baghlan, killing 70 Afghan security forces, and seizing armoured vehicles and ammunition".

by | August 19, 2018 | 11:18

For his part, Lavrov said that the US' "unlawful and illegitimate" sanctions policy can not last for long. "I have already spoken about the sanctions: they are illegal, undermine all principles of global trade and principles approved by United Nations decisions, under which unilateral measures of economic duress are unlawful", Lavrov said.

by | August 19, 2018 | 10:42

The Vatican on Thursday lamented the sexual abuse within the Catholic Church uncovered in a Pennsylvania investigation, calling it "criminally and morally reprehensible", The Associated Press reported. The ACP says the survey sought the view of those directly involved in the church on a day-to-day basis. The long-awaited grand jury report was full of vivid examples of horrendous abuse.

by | August 18, 2018 | 18:59

In a statement on Wednesday, Trump said he revoked Brennan's authorization for making what he called "unfounded and outrageous allegations " about his administration and was evaluating whether to strip clearances from other former top officials.

by | August 18, 2018 | 18:37

Maher reminded his audience how " Apprentice " alum Manigault Newman had previously defended Trump "a million times" and also lied for the president , but joked, "she's our asshole now". She has already released several secret audio recordings, including of the meeting in which she was sacked by Kelly. "We still wanted her on our team because we cared so much about her personally", Trump said in the statement .

by | August 18, 2018 | 18:14

Mr Vajpayee was one of the most popular leaders of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). From Moscow, Russian president Vladimir Putin in a message to his Indian counterpart Ram Nath Kovind said: " Atal Bihari Vajpayee rightly commanded great respect around the world".

by | August 17, 2018 | 16:09

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and a stream of political leaders cutting across party lines and Union ministers visited the hospital on Thursday. Vajpayee, who pursued both nuclear weapons and peace talks with Pakistan. "It was Atal Ji´s exemplary leadership that set the foundations for a strong, prosperous and inclusive India in the 21st century. His futuristic policies across various sectors touched the lives of each and every citizen of India", Modi tweeted Thursday.

by | August 17, 2018 | 13:39

Trump announced Wednesday that he had revoked Brennan's clearance , part of an ongoing effort to retaliate against those who have criticized the administration. "I don't trust many of those people on that list", Trump told the Journal . "Mr. Trump's claims of no collusion are, in a word, hogwash ", Brennan wrote.

by | August 17, 2018 | 13:25

Chris Watts, 33, allegedly admitted to killing his wife, 34-year-old Shanann, and daughters, Bella, 4, and Celeste, 3, Fox31 Denver reported . Police did say they found the bodies near where they found Shanann Watts'. Monday. He said he left for work a few hours later - about 5:15 a.m. A statement from Andarko, released by Brice, said: "We are heartbroken by this, and our thoughts and prayers are with the loved ones and friends of the Watts family".

by | August 15, 2018 | 19:42

Goelman said that the deputy director's decision comes after the head of the office that normally handles disciplinary actions decided Strzok should instead face a demotion and 60-day suspension. Trump is a huge fan of those agreements but legal experts say they are useless at controlling former White House aides . Strzok played a lead role in the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server and was involved in the FBI's recommendation that no criminal charges be filed against ...

by | August 15, 2018 | 19:43

District Judge T.S. Ellis III reportedly said in court Tuesday on the 11th day in court. The charges against Manafort do not delve to the core question of Mueller's investigation - whether members of the Trump campaign coordinated with the Russian attack on the 2016 election.

by | August 15, 2018 | 12:28

Insurgents entered Ghazni from several directions late Thursday night, attacking media offices and damaging a telecommunications tower, effectively shutting off mobile service to the city as of Friday afternoon - making information about the fight hard to verify.

by | August 15, 2018 | 12:00

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that Trump's abandonment of the nuclear deal was illegal, adding that Tehran would not yield to Washington's renewed campaign to choke Iran's vital oil exports. Khamenei asked, "For what reason should one sit down at the negotiation table with a bullying regime that negotiates like this?" Why do we not negotiate with the U.S.? "It's the U.S.

by | August 14, 2018 | 17:43

The National Defense Authorization Act is a defense bill that authorizes over $717 billion of funding toward the military. The legislation -named after Senator John McCain- was officially signed into law by the Commander-in-Chief while he visited Fort Drum in NY.

by | August 13, 2018 | 15:57

Newman, who left the White House previous year, says that Trump used the racial slur while taping " The Apprentice " and that he was caught on camera. At the time, an early Apprentice producer took to Twitter to say "there are far worse" behind-the-scenes tapes from the show. "It became increasingly hard to avoid her constantly approaching me to get a commitment to be her bridesmaid", Ryan writes.

by | August 13, 2018 | 15:56

American and Mexican industry sources said Mexico is close to accepting a key USA demand that between 40 per cent and 45 per cent of the content of all vehicles manufactured in the NAFTA zone come from factories paying at least US$16 an hour.

by | August 13, 2018 | 14:01

Aluminum will now be 20% and Steel 50%. Mr Trump has insisted that Mr Brunson, who has lived in Turkey for more than 20 years, be released "without delay"; Mr Erdogan insists his government can not interfere with the judicial process.

by | August 13, 2018 | 11:10

Earlier, the maiden session started with the National Anthem, followed by recitation from the Holy Quran. "The Secretariat of the Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf has invited me to attend the swearing in ceremony of Imran Khan as the Prime Minister of Pakistan on August 18 at Islamabad ", Sidhu said.

by | August 11, 2018 | 18:32

Rick Snyder. Despite this, United States news outlets have not called the contest yet. "Americans have the sticker shock of health care as it is, and what we're also not talking about is why aren't we incorporating the cost of all the funeral expenses of those who died because they can't afford access to health care?" Lauer said he likes Trump but that the president's endorsement didn't sway him.

by | August 11, 2018 | 16:24

Disciplinary action could lead to Mr Johnson being suspended or even expelled from the Tories, but would risk igniting civil war in a party many of whose members see him as the best option to succeed Mrs May as leader. He has not said sorry. According to insiders close to Johnson, he has no intention of apologising and insists that he was making a liberal case against imposing a burka ban.