Some 600 asylum seekers and refugees have barricaded themselves inside the mothballed complex, which officially closed on Tuesday, fearful they will be attacked if they venture outside. The Manus centre has been called 'Australia's Guantanamo' . Australia's Immigration Minister Peter Dutton insisted the new facilities were "much better" than being at the camp and said he wanted "to close Manus as quickly as possible".
Relatives of workers gathered outside the main gate of the power plant desperately seeking information, police officer Suresh Chandra said. About 80 people have been taken to the hospital of plant operator NTPC Ltd, while around 10 with serious injuries have been sent to other facilities, NTPC said in a statement on Wednesday.
It also said in an official statement that naming a German train after Anne Frank only brings up unwanted images of persecution and deportation that Jews faced during World War II. This tweet was even shared by the German newspaper, Die Welt . A Holocaust victim, Frank was taken to the Auschwitz extermination camp by train . Antje Neubauer, spokesperson for the state-owned DB, has defended the decision, insisting Anne Frank was a symbol of tolerance and represented "peaceful ...
Spain has been gripped by a constitutional crisis since the referendum was held on 1 October in defiance of a constitutional court ruling that had declared it illegal. They are yet to be formally charged. A judge will then decide whether those called to testify should go to jail pending an investigation that could take several years and potentially lead to a trial.
With election day approaching, it appears as though voters are doing their homework. Voters say they haven't heard much in support of the event. Voter turnout is once again expected to be light, so those opposed to the convention might be more motivated to come out to the polls.
The WEF survey, covering 144 countries, measures gender equality by analyzing women's participation rates and gaps between men and women in the categories of politics, the economy, education and health. Rwanda came fourth, up from fifth, thanks to a rise in women's economic participation. Among Arab countries, Tunisia is the highest ranked at 117, followed by the UAE at 120 and Bahrain at 126.
The National Accountability Bureau ( NAB ) officials are likely to reach PML-N's Punjab House in Islamabad today (Thursday) to handover court orders to disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Samaa reported Thursday. Few individuals can not decide the fate of the masses by making such decisions, Sharif remarked then. Sharif wants the high court to stop the indictment proceedings by the anti-corruption court against him.
The issue of illegal hawkers on the railway premises turned ugly on Wednesday when workers of Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) clashed with Congress activists at Dadar in central Mumbai . Rajeev Jain, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Zone 5), said, "Workers of both parties have been arrested, 15 of Congress and 15 MNS workers by the Shivaji Park police".
Dr. Richard is fighting for the right causes. Not really. The get-up and the prosthetics suggest he plays a ferocious character.And he does! In the film, Akshay will be essaying the antagonist, the eccentric scientist called Richard, while Rajinikanth returns as scientist Vaseegaran.
Authorities believe he rented a white pickup truck from Home Depot and drove it into the bicycle path along the West Side Highway at Houston Street at 3:05 p.m. "He didn't stand out. I'm completely shocked", Newman said. The Post and other outlets report he lived in Tampa, Fla . Mr Muminov said Saipov lost his insurance on his truck after his rates shot up because of a few traffic tickets, and companies stopped hiring him.
Papadopoulos, who was based in London at the time, did not attend all of the meetings, but he did attend a dinner meeting of the advisers in late June at the Capitol Hill Club in Washington with Attorney General Jeff Sessions. "Today has been surreal", Papadopoulos told Financial Planning in an email exchange. The other former aide, George Papadopoulos , is cooperating with authorities after pleading guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Turkish soldiers patrol the road to Habur border gate near the Turkish-Iraq border in Silopi district in Sirnak city, Turkey , 24 September 2017. The Ibrahim al-Khalil border crossing "has been handed over to the central government" of Iraq, Yildirim told his ruling party at a televised meeting in Ankara on October 31.
After the incident the University Hospital released a statement praising the actions of Ms Wubbels saying, "both nursing and hospital administration extend our full support to Nurse Wubbels and express our appreciation for her commitment to put a patient's interests ahead of her own".
Britain's minister for Northern Ireland James Brokenshire said, however, that talks between the parties would continue and that if an executive is formed, the budget process could be handed back. It is now up to Mr Brokenshire to decide if he will push ahead and legislate for a budget, or further defer the process in the hope the parties can find a compromise.
A spokesman for the Thornton Police Department could not be immediately reached by AFP. Police said it was no longer an active shooter situation but a crime scene had been established. Thornton is city of about 120,000 people roughly 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Denver. For the moment, the nature of the Thornton shooting is still unclear.
CBS affiliate WDJT reports a driver called police after seeing the incident on September 9 in Saukville, about 20 miles north of Milwaukee. Officials were called after getting a report of a child riding on a minivan while holding a pool.
According to a statement issued by the Foreign Office Pakistan here on Wednesday, Pakistani delegation was led by Director General (Afghanistan) Mansoor Ahmad Khan in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs while the Iranian side was led by Director General Rasoul Eslami of the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, who visited Islamabad for these consultations.
All four cases involved guilty findings with fines paid. Sayfullo Saipov has been identified as the crazed motorist who plowed into pedestrians in the New York City terrorism attack on Tuesday, according to ABC News. "They want to instill fear and terror into the American people", Moffatt says. An Ohio truck driver says Saipov was argumentative, seemed to harbor radical views and saw his work life spiraling down.
The time she has spent in El Buen Pastor (Good Shepherd) women's prison - close to seven months - will count towards her total sentence, he said. Sainsbury ignored reporters as she stepped off a prison bus outside court in Bogota overnight.
Police had released an appeal for the man, described as a male with black hair and brown eyes, and urged members of the public with information about him to contact the Federal Bureau of Investigation. One of the dead was a young mother, and others were classmates who traveled to NY to celebrate 30 years since their high school graduation. The complaint says he drove the truck down the bike lane intentionally.
On Monday, Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his business associate Rick Gates pleaded not guilty to 12 counts, including conspiracy to launder money, conspiracy against the US and making false statements. "I'm only saying publicly what everyone says behind the scenes at Fox News, in conservative media, and the Senate and Congress". Kushner also had to resubmit his security clearance form after failing to disclose foreign contacts on multiple occassions, and has come ...
The case returns to the Supreme Court on December 13. "We would also like to know what is the rate of conviction". The bench noted that special courts should exclusively deal with cases of politicians . Under the current law, a lawmaker can be debarred for six years from contesting elections once he is convicted for heinous or moral offences. "Either you can say yes or no".
Roughly 12,000 professors, instructors, counsellors, and librarians from Ontario's 24 public colleges walked off the job in mid-October. "We will focus our efforts at the table and work very hard to reach a deal that ends the strike". The union has called for the number of full-time faculty to match the number of faculty members on contract, but the colleges have said it would add more than $250 million in costs each year.
He allegedly wrote to his tax preparer weeks before receiving those funds that the influx of cash would allow him to pay off a separate mortgage in full, and Manafort ultimately used hundreds of thousands of dollars from the construction loan to make a down payment on a separate property in California, according to the indictment .
The government seized the al-Qaeda founder's computer in May 2011 during a raid on his hideout in Abbottabad, Pakistan. The collection also includes some of the terrorist's personal effects, include video footage of his son Hamza bin Laden's wedding.
The President expressing appreciation in Bhutan's role stated that the manner in which both India and Bhutan stood together to address the Doklam crisis is a clear testimony of the friendship between the two countries. The President said India was delighted to see the rapid progress made in Bhutan while simultaneously preserving its very special culture as well as protecting the environment.
Sanders said the indictments and guilty plea have "nothing to do with the President's campaign or campaign activity". Papadopolous lied to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents "about the timing, extent and nature of his relationships and interactions with certain foreign nationals whom he understood to have close connections with senior Russian government officials", according to the complaint.
He reportedly shouted, "Allahu Akbar!" which is Arabic for "God is Great!" Students and workers in Lower Manhattan describe hearing horrendous screams as the attacker struck cyclists on a bike path. The suspect was shot in the abdomen before being transported to the hospital. One person is in custody and there is no active threat, police officials said.
Details remain limited, but police say the child indicated the chocolate bar had been collected somewhere in the White Oaks area. They've warned parents in the community to check their children's candy. London police are urging parents to check their children's Halloween candy after a needle was found inside a chocolate bar Tuesday night. The items were sent to the State Crime Lab, but no arrests were made.
Saipov was apparently shot at the scene and taken to an area hospital where he is expected to survive. Sayfullo Saipov, had handwritten notes pledging his loyalty to the Islamic State terror network and shouted "Allahu Akbar" after the crash, law enforcement officials told Fox News.
This does not reflect who I am. Both Hunter and the other intern responded to the harassment by calling Hoffman a "disgusting pig" and a "dirty old man", but anxious about being fired by producer Bob Colesberry for standing up for themselves, according to the journal excerpts, THR reported.
The journalist, radio host Julia Hartley-Brewer, said that he kept doing it until she was forced to threaten to "punch him in the face". British Secretary of Defense Sir Michael Fallon resigned Wednesday night amid a growing sexual harassment scandal surrounding Westminster.
At least those perpetrated by Muslims. President Trump is open to sending the October 31 New York City terror suspect to the us military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, also known as Gitmo. "Right now, our focus, as we've said over the last couple of days, has been on healing and uniting the country", Sander said from the White House briefing room.
We have little more than a week left until Election Day. They can also be placed in drop boxes before 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7. In 2015, 15,517 ballots of about 82,800 voters were received. Voters in the City of St. Louis who want to vote an absentee ballot for the November 7 Special Election may do so at the Board of Election Commissioners, 300 N.
The change will mean more daylight in the morning. You may enjoy the brighter mornings - and pay for it with a darkened commute home. In World War II, President Franklin D. The time change is not observed by Hawaii, most of Arizona, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam and the Northern Marianas. We asked on the WKYC Facebook page if you think Daylight Saving Time should be eliminated.