Speaking to Anadolu Agency on Wednesday, Ezzedine al-Andalusi, an officer in the army's Joint Operations Command, said that Iraqi forces had also restored the main highway running through the area. Once Tal Afar is retaken, Baghdad is expected to launch a new offensive on Hawija, about 300 kilometres (185 miles) north of the Iraqi capital. It is not clear whether any civilians remain inside Ayadiya, but the United Nations says 42,000 have fled Tal Afar district since April, half of them ...
The two women reportedly died in their sleep while the man is reported to have died at a medical facility in the Holy land. Muslims can also perform the Umrah or Lesser Pilgrimage at other times of the year, but that is no substitute for the Tamattu pilgrimage, which is now underway in Saudi Arabia.
One data point shared with me by a US government source with access to the latest intelligence on North Korea's ballistic missile programs is that the burn time-or powered flight time-of the August 29 test was much shorter than the May test.
Leuthard, who is on a three-day visit to India, was also given a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Next year, India and Switzerland will celebrate the 70th anniversary of Swiss-Indian Treaty of Friendship inked in August 1948, an important milestone in the bilateral relations.
Rocky was accused of shooting Aditya Sachdeva after his Swift auto overtook Rocky's Land Rover on May 7. 22-year-old Rocky Yadav was driving a Range Rover accompanied by a bodyguard when he committed the crime, He first confessed to the killing but denied it later.
The Dadar police have filed an accidental death report in the case. "If we find any negligence on the part of the civic body for the open manhole in which he fell, action will be taken accordingly", Deshmukh said. A witness said, "Dr Amarapurkar fell into the manhole suddenly and disappeared before anybody could react". On August, he had told media that manhole was cordoned off and search operation with the help of fire brigade and Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation personnel is on.
The centre said that the law could be used to harass husbands and deleting exception 2 of Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code would not serve any goal since there would be no way to verify allegations of rape made by a wife against her own husband.
It appears Feinstein remembers that even if her San Francisco audience does not. Feinstein, 84, who has represented California for nearly 25 years, in an onstage conversation with former East Bay Congresswoman Ellen Tauscher, noted that the president still had time to become a "good" leader if he could "forget his feelings about himself long enough to have the kind of empathy and direction this country needs", she said.
Reports also say the student used the money to party. IntelliMali CEO Michael Ansell said the student allegedly "misappropriated" the money when it was deposited in her account. "The student's account has been blocked and the remaining balance has been retracted". "NSFAS is not involved, except to get an official report from the university detailing what happened".
In another defiant move, North Korea leader Kim Jung-un has vowed there will be more missile test flights over Japan despite United Nations condemnation and U.S. Trump had already warned North Korea earlier that " all options are on the table " and said that the regime's latest missile launch is a further sign of Pyongyang's "contempt for its neighbours, for minimum standards of acceptable global behaviour".
Naseer Tanoli, the lawyer of Aitzaz Shah, who is accused of helping and financing the attack, told the court that the FIA's investigation into the case is full of defects. Musharraf was the President when Benazir Bhutto was killed. Rawalpindi has acquitted five arrested accused in Benazir Bhutto murder case. In his concluding arguments before the Rawalpindi court, counsel for FIA, Mohammad Azhar Chaudhary had reiterated the agency's stand that the assassination of Bhutto was ...
The police officers - Saud Aziz, who was chief of Rawalpindi police at the time, and senior officer Khurram Shahzad - are now the only two people to have been convicted over Bhutto's assassination. The ATC has been hearing the case for last nine years since Benazir Bhutto was assassinated during a public gathering at Liaquat Bagh in Rawalpindi .
A poster appealing for witnesses in the search for Maelys de Araujo , who has been missing since around 3am local time on Sunday in the town of Pont-de- Beauvoisin in the French Alps. "The idea is to go over the whole surrounding area with a fine-tooth comb", French police have said. But she warned against "making hasty conclusions" in the search for the girl.
Immediately after halftime, Saudi Arabia had a golden opportunity to go ahead once again, but captain Osama Hawsawi's powerful header thudded against the crossbar. The UAE last qualified for the World Cup in 1990, while Saudi Arabia was last on football's biggest stage in 2006. "If you can beat Japan at their home, it's a good indicator that you're a strong team".
The first load of donations will go out Thursday and another will leave next Saturday. While animals are being moved to higher ground, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) is moving funds into its account as the animal rights group uses the disaster in Texas to fundraise.
The US and United Kingdom blanketed Germany with at least 1.3 million tons of bombs during World War II, and as much as 10% of that never exploded, with the Smithsonian reporting in 2016 that more than 2,000 tons of unexploded munitions are found in the country annually.
A five-year-old Christian girl, who was placed with Muslim foster carers, could end up living overseas with a foreign grandmother. Now, in a ruling by Judge Sapnara, it has emerged there is evidence the girl's maternal grandparents have a Muslim background.
Robert Mueller , the special counsel in charge of the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 United States election, has subpoenaed the current spokesman and an attorney who previously represented Paul Manafort . Manafort was the former campaign chairman for Trump. Their cooperation is a sign of intensified probe into Donald Trump's former aide and could give Mueller leverage to pressure Manafort into working with him on the probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA ...
Moon said South Korea shares the serious concerns and unease felt by the Japanese public over the North Korean threats. "I don't see it as a slap in the face, but it does undermine claims by Trump and Tillerson that they got Kim to back down", said Denmark, the former USA official.
The white van was carrying the Saldivar family - including two great-grandparents and their four great-grandchildren - when it was overtaken by violent floodwaters near the Greens Bayou on Sunday. Finally, on Wednesday, after the waters had receded, Andrew Saldivar spotted the van. Based on these conditions, deputies were not able to retrieve the van or the people inside of it at the time.
At least 11 people have died and 24 others have been rescued after a building collapse in Mumbai . A meeting would be held with Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to chalk out an action plan to rehabilitate those living in dilapidated buildings.
The incident occurred two days after the city was pummelled by torrential rains, which is may have caused damage to the building . A senior police official said seven persons, including an elderly couple, died and 13 others were injured in the incident.
Every asset at my command is at the disposal of local officials. When asked whether he would opt to shut down the government in order to secure funding for the wall, Trump said he hopes it doesn't come to that. Trump went on showering praise on Finland's 100-year-long independence, and it's armed forces. While Trump never hesitates to attack those he perceives as his enemies - the media, Republican senators, Gold Star families, POWs - he has never offered a harsh word on Russian ...
Dhaka: Around 27,400 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh to escape violence in Myanmar during the past week and a further 20,000 are marooned in no man's land between the two countries, United Nations sources said on Thursday. In a combined search of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB), Coast Guard and Bangladesh police, 17 other bodies were recovered in the wee hours today, the official said.
IRNSS 1H will replace the first Indian navigation satellite in the IRNSS fleet - IRNSS 1A - stricken with failed atomic clocks, eliminating its ability to transmit precise position data to users on the ground. The atomic clocks that run on the element rubidium were imported from Europe. Out of which, seven of the satellites are in the orbit. The 144-foot-tall (44-meter) PSLV will heave the eighth satellite in the Indian Regional Satellite System - IRNSS 1H - into an orbit stretching more ...
On August 28, In-N-Out Burger filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against competitor Smashburger , the Orange County Register reports. The suit alleges that, since In-N-Out has been using their trademarked names Double Double and Triple Triple since 1963 and 1966, respectively, this is enough reason to believe that Smashburger's new Triple Double is named to directly draw parallels to their existing and long held intellectual property.
The reforms will lead to shutting down of 39 military farms across the country, some of which have already been shut, and the land will be returned to the Defence Estate Office which will then reallocate land to Army units as per existing sanctions and sizes, said sources.
More than 300 units of blood have already been sent to south Texas and officials are already asking for more than double that amount. O positive is the most common blood type, and people with O negative blood are often called "universal donors" because their donations can be given safely to nearly any person, regardless of blood type.
President and First Lady Donald and Melania Trump were photographed leaving the White House for Corpus Christi Texas to get a briefing on Tropical Storm Harvey, which so far is responsible for at least 30 deaths and has left tens of thousands homeless.
Chelsea striker Diego Costa could reportedly join Las Palmas on loan until January before completing his move to Atletico Madrid . Llorente is thought to be headed to Stamford Bridge in a 15 million pound deal. Chelsea need to finance three transfers before the end of the window and the sale of Costa, who has scored 58 goals in 120 games for the club since 2014, would boost Antonio Conte's budget.
SB 4, the law that would have allowed police to ask a person about their immigration status , even during a normal traffic stop, was hailed by President Donald Trump's administration and the Department of Justice for its aggressive intent to address illegal immigration, particularly on the US-Mexico border.
There's still no indication that the most essential question for a tax bill - whether its changes would be temporary or permanent - has been settled. For those making less than $45,000, the average annual tax cut would be $300 or less. Virtually everyone in Washington agrees that the US tax code, which hasn't been rewritten in over 30 years, needs a significant overhaul.
The Federal Trade Commission also warned the public about scams related to Harvey's disaster relief and said even if the charity seems "legitimate" it probably does not have the infrastructure to get the donations to the affected area or people.
Edwards added that the storm which is expected to move across Shreveport and Toledo Bend is expected to bring heavy rainfall and an increased threat of tornadoes. Trump's emergency declaration on Monday initially covers five parishes in southwest Louisiana: Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Jefferson Davis and Vermillion.
On Friday, Cruz and fellow Texas Sen. Katko, R-Camillus, wasn't in Congress five years ago, but he remembers what happened after Superstorm Sandy hit parts of NY and New Jersey. MSNBC's Chris Hayes played a clip of Cruz's criticism for Christie Tuesday night. "We're not going to be nasty and stick it right back to you, like you stuck it to us", Schumer said.