At least 32 incidents of violence and arson were reported from Malwa region of Punjab, police said. The arson left 31 people dead and almost 250 others injured. They tried to set a DTC bus on fire, but managed to burn only some seats. Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned the violence on Twitter , saying "the instances of violence today are deeply distressing ".
The CIA forced partner organisations in the United States and elsewhere to install a backdoored software update that would give them secret access to their systems, according to the latest disclosures from Wikileaks' Vault 7 cache. Well-known news leaker organisation WikiLeaks on Friday published "secret documents from the ExpressLane project of the CIA" claiming that the American intelligence agency (CIA) has already gained access to the Indian biometric identity card "Aadhaar".
The U.S. slapped sanctions against a Chinese Bank in Dandong and a Chinese shipping company in June and Japan followed suit and put the firms on its list of sanctions in July. "Once we go down the road of hitting a Chinese bank that is deeply connected to the USA financial system, things will begin to move very fast and be quite unpredictable".
He had been hit by a Michael Fulmer pitch in the fifth inning, after hitting his 27th homer of the season in the fourth. The altercation escalated after Yankees pitcher Tommy Kahnle was tossed out of the game for throwing at Cabrera in the sixth inning.
Romine, arguably as much an instigator as Cabrera, only gets two games , which might not sit well with Detroit fans. The brawl began when Miguel Cabrera threw several punches at Yankees catcher Austin Romine in the middle of an at-bat in the sixth inning.
The Jaish-e-Mohammed has claimed responsibility for the attack. The cross firing was still ongoing as per latest reports. "The firing is coming from three directions, indicating that there might be three more militants holed up in those buildings", the official said, adding para commandos have been pressed into action.
Among the provinces, the highest growth rate of 3.37pc was seen in Balochistan, followed by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 2.89pc, Sindh 2.41pc and Punjab 2.13pc. Leader of the Opposition Khursheed Shah on Saturday raised reservations over the provisional report of the population census and said the records of the Statistics Division and the Pakistan Army should be compared.
The decisions came after the prime minister held a meeting with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar , Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi here and senior officials of the state government , following his aerial survey. The 2017 Bihar floods has been one of the worst in recent times in the state claiming over 300 lives affecting over 15 districts in its wake. The number of relief camps also dropped to 368 from 624, in which 1.59 lakh people were staying, a release by disaster management ...
He also defended the president's evolving statements on Charlottesville , saying he didn't have "all the information that he needed to condemn whoever it was". Mr. Trump is certainly entitled to his opinions and attitudes, but I believe that he has personally inflamed the controversies between our political parties and between liberals and conservatives so that no consensus can be reached to advance the goals of our government.
To do so, he "wargs" into the man that the Children of the Forest turned into the first White Walker (as seen in season six) - but he gets caught in his body and he becomes stuck in the past, inadvertently becoming The Night King . The Night King is the leader of the villainous White Walkers. Is that why the White Walkers were headed there? The difference between these two creatures was more evident than ever in last week's episode " Beyond the Wall ", as we discovered that wights ...
The sources said she slipped out of the country midweek. "She has definitely left Thailand", said one source, who is also a member of her Puea Thai Party. It is possible, however, that the junta allowed Ms Yingluck to evade its grasp, allowing it to portray her as a fugitive from justice, rather than a jailed martyr.
The various groups including Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) have been spearheading the protest in Darjeeling demanding a separate Gorkhaland state. GJM assistant secretary Binay Tamang today said they were yet to receive any invitation letter from the State Government regarding August 29 meeting at Nabanna in Kolkata.
Under the deal, limits were put on Iran's nuclear activities in exchange for the removal of all nuclear-related bans imposed on the Islamic Republic, but the JCPOA does not oblige Iran to open its military sites to inspection. Security Council resolution endorsing it. In her official statement following her meeting with Amano on Wednesday, Haley did not mention "military sites" specifically.
Hannity told Arpaio that he felt "relieved" for him and "applauded" Trump , saying it was "the right thing to do". In a statement , the White House said Arpaio - who made detainees wear pink underwear and housed them in tented desert camps - had " more than fifty years of admirable service to our nation".
Around 8 p.m. ET, the White House announced that Trump granted a presidential pardon to former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio . The data was collected on the heels of widespread criticism of Trump's refusal to unequivocally condemn this month's white supremacist gathering in Charlottesville, Virginia , and just before Trump suggested he would pardon former sheriff Joe Arpaio in an off-script tirade in Phoenix , Arizona on Tuesday.
Jeff Flake (R-AZ) appeared on "Fox & Friends" to discuss President Donald Trump's campaign promise of a wall along the United States/Mexico border. The wall won't have any effect on us. The President also called Flake "toxic" and "weak on borders, crime and a non-factor in the Senate". In the current politically polarized environment - when Trump is battling Republicans on the Hill as hard as he is Democrats - it's highly uncertain if a government shutdown can be avoided.
US President Donald Trump delivers remarks following a meeting on infrastructure at Trump Tower, August 15, 2017 in New York City. Updates included replacing the 27-year-old heating and cooling system, refreshing the paint and carpets throughout offices and meeting rooms, and hanging Trump-approved wallpaper in the Oval Office.
The Australian, ranked 26 in the world, booked her second final spot of the season with a 6-4 6-4 win over the Pole in New Haven. "I'm really happy to start it here", Cibulkova said after advancing to her first final of 2017. She made the final in Strasbourg in May, where she lost to Samantha Stosur, the player she usurped as Australia's top-ranked woman the following month.
He anticipates as many as 10 casualties from the storm, which is now expected to make landfall around 8 p.m. Friday as a Category 3 hurricane. Guests have the option to end their cruise there. "We will continue to remain in close contact with port officials regarding their plans to re-open once the storm has passed", spokeswoman Christine de la Huerta said.
However, White House officials told Fox News late Friday that Gorka did not actually resign, but confirmed he "no longer works" at the White House . "This omission should seriously disturb any national security professional, and any American who is unsatisfied with the last 16 years of disastrous policy decisions which have led to thousands of Americans killed and trillions of taxpayer dollars spent in ways that have not brought security or victory", Mr.
The launches were spread over a period of 30 minutes, he added. The missile launch comes at a time of increased tension between the nuclear-armed nation and the United States. Catherine Dill, a nuclear expert at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, California told the South China Morning Post on Wednesday that she did not think Trump and Tillerson were being "too optimistic".
The second missile launch. appears to have blown up nearly immediately", said the spokesman, Commander Dave Benham, adding that the launches happened over a span of 30 minutes. We are working with our Interagency partners on a more detailed assessment and we will provide a public update if warranted. Last month, it carried out two successful intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) launches, overseen by Mr Kim and apparently bringing the United States into range for the first time.
He was eventually charged with membership in what the Turkish government calls the Fethullahist Terror Organization-the followers of the exiled cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government blames for the coup. He now works as a security adviser in the Middle East. A YPG fires an anti-tank guided missile at a Turkish military vehicle. Mr Robinson's family has sent a letter to Theresa May appealing for help and an online petition calling for his release has ...
In Tehran, the foreign ministry said Qatar's decision followed a telephone conversation on Wednesday night between Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif and his Qatari counterpart, Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani. QATAR'S latest act of defiance is likely to cause anger as its damaging dispute with Saudi Arabia and other Middle East countries continues . However, the two countries maintained commercial ties, particularly their joint operation of the world's largest gas field, called the ...
Anbalagan is the fifth AIADMK minister to be stripped of party posts by Dhinakaran who is involved in a tussle for power with Chief Minister K. Palaniswami. Dinakaran has meanwhile removed a few party members who were against VK Sasikala . The Dhinakaran camp, however, claimed that only the general secretary had the right to call a general council meeting as per party by-laws.
Yonhap said the North's move had been immediately reported to South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Guam officials said they were immediately notified about the three failed short-range missiles launched by North Korea Saturday morning, and the launch posed no danger to the island.
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In an unusual move, the Pentagon indicated it would not take action without fuller presidential guidance through proper channels. The Obama-era directive ordering the Pentagon to allow the recruitment of transgender people who want to serve would have gone into effect in January 2018.
In July, North Korea successfully tested intercontinental ballistic missiles that analysts believe could reach the USA mainland. The projectiles appear to be several short-range ballistic missiles, reports Yonhap . territory of Guam, stating the country was creating a plan to retaliate against the USA there. The launches on Friday build on growing tensions between the USA and the isolated nation in recent weeks.
US President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior advisor Jared Kushner met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu here in a bid to restart the stagnant Israeli-Palestinian peace process, the media reported . "The relationship between Israel and America is stronger than ever, and we really thank Prime Minister Netanyahu for his leadership and his partnership".
The exchange was described by another Catalan official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss an informal conversation between two police officers. One of the four surviving suspects worked in the Ripoll cafe. He spent the early months of previous year in Vilvoorde. El Pais newspaper quoted Bonte on Thursday as saying he had received a reply from police in Barcelona on March 8 past year.
In what was to be an ESPNU televised matchup between No. 3 Sam Houston State and No. 7 Richmond, officials from both teams are now discussing a proper time and place for the game to take place. The Texans are currently in New Orleans, which could also experience some of the brunt of Harvey, now a Category 3 hurricane bearing down on the Corpus Christi area and expected to turn northeast as it makes landfall late Friday or early Saturday.
Officials from both schools say they are "working toward making a decision about the game that is in the best interest of both the teams, fans, and game personnel", according to a University of Richmond press release. As of reports Thursday afternoon, Harvey could be as large as a Category 3 hurricane when it makes predicted landfall this weekend. And with the National Hurricane Center warning of possible "life threatening flash flooding", city, county and state leaders are asking people ...
The June 29 letter, written by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, said the states would drop their lawsuit against the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans program, originally filed against the Obama administration if Trump stops affording temporary legal status to illegal immigrant youth.
But I don't concur with those estimates. "Availing ourselves of this opportunity, we solemnly warn not only the United States and puppet group but also satellites, including United Kingdom and Australia, which are taking advantage of the present war manouevres against the north that they would face a miserable end if they join in play with fire by tiger moths of war".