A gay senator in Turnbull's conservative Liberal Party, Dean Smith, announced on Tuesday that he would not vote for the plebiscite to be held. On Tuesday, he called instead for a parliamentary vote to make marriage equality a reality immediately without resorting to a plebiscite.
Four Palestinian attackers were shot dead after carrying out attacks on Israelis over the weekend. It said a "terrorist carried out a stabbing attack in Efrat and wounded an officer". Israeli police spokeswoman Luba Samri said a female police officer was stabbed in the neck and badly wounded while a male officer was moderately injured.
The Syrian army said the seven-day truce that was brokered by the United States and Russian Federation ended on Monday, as previously declared, Xinhua news agency reported. The Syrian Foreign Ministry called the US -led coalition airstrikes a "dangerous and blatant aggression against the Syrian Arab Republic and its army".
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 90 soldiers were killed in the strike. "It would be good if they didn't talk first to the press but if they talked to the people who are actually negotiating this", he said. Washington passed on its "regret" to Damascus via the Russians for the unintentional strike on personnel belonging to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
It's very safe". Mr Farage rejected Mr Banks's claims the pair were naked in what seemed an "amazingly good idea" at the time. "But it wasn't skinny-dipping, I did keep my underpants on". Diane James and Douglas Carswell shook hands and smiled for the cameras as they posed for pictures ahead of his speech to activists. He said he would remain active in political life, with plans to travel across Europe to meet similar political movements, but would not seek to influence the new UKIP ...
Albee's assistant was quoted as saying by BBC that he died on Friday at his home on Long Island near NY. Albee, regarded as the greatest playwright of his generation, was known for his candid and humorous works that skewered the underside of family, marriage, and American life.
Such deliveries began only on Monday and were available only in limited areas, he said . Russian Federation intervened with an air campaign in 2015 in support of Assad, whom rebel groups backed by the US are trying to dislodge from power.
He replaced Sen. Leila De Lima , who chaired the hearings for extra judicial killings. The former Justice Secretary is under public scrutiny in her manner of conducting the said hearings and is accused of partiality by many. Though Duterte has openly called for the death of drug suspects, and the Davao death squad has always been a rumored fixture in the Mindanao city, Matobato was the first to give a personal testimony into how the killings allegedly worked.
He received intravenous infusions of saline solution, morphine sulphate and vicodin administered orally during a period in hospital between July 3 and July 5 in 2014. Fifty-three British athletes from the Rio Olympics may be at risk of having their medical details made public, according to the head of UK Anti-Doping (Ukad).
The Syrian military said in a statement on Monday that "armed terrorist groups" repeatedly violated the ceasefire and took advantage of the truce to mobilise and arm themselves while attacking government-held areas. The holdup of aid and mutual recriminations among the government, its opposition and their foreign patrons over who is responsible have gnawed away at the cease-fire, and over the weekend there was a sharp escalation of violence.
Following the increasingly public divide between the U.S State Secretary John Kerry and Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter over the Syria agreement between Russian Federation and the U.S., President Barack Obama gathered top national security aids on Friday including his secretaries of state and defense - with the shaky ceasefire set to dominate a meeting ostensibly about countering DAESH.
Soon after Putin's comments, the hackers' group known as Fancy Bears published files of medical data from 11 more athletes who competed at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics last month. "WADA has no doubt that these ongoing attacks are being carried out in retaliation against the agency, and the global anti-doping system, because of our independent (Pound and McLaren) investigations that exposed state-sponsored doping in Russian Federation", said Niggli.
Its statement Monday did not say when that temporary pipeline is expected to be running. The company says between 252 thousand and 336 thousand gallons of gas has leaked from a pipeline near Helena, Alabama, since the spill was first detected on September 9th.
The United Nations said that only Washington and Moscow could declare it over, as they were the ones who originally forged the deal. The US-Russian ceasefire deal for Syria is fragile but remains the "only basis" for achieving a political settlement of the conflict, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said Monday, reported AFP .
Pakistani authorities say their Indian counterparts are drumming up global opinion against Pakistan to cover up the ongoing unrest in Indian-administered Kashmir. #Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets President Pranab Mukherjee over Uri terror attack. "We call upon the Council to urge Pakistan to fulfil its obligation to vacate illegal occupation of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir".
Also on Saturday, a man armed with a knife wounded nine people at a Minnesota shopping mall. There remains no indication the captured prime suspect in the NY and New Jersey bombings was operating as part of a terror cell with no other individual now being sought over the plots, U.S.
ISIS has claimed responsibility for a stabbing attack that injured nine people at a Minnesota mall Saturday night. The suspect , who was wearing a private security company uniform, made at least one reference to Allah during the attacks with what appeared to be a kitchen knife, and asked at least one person whether they were Muslim before attacking them, according to the St.
He insisted his remarks were not directed at Obama but at the US State Department, which has raised concerns over potential human rights violations in Duterte's anti-crime campaign which has left nearly 3,000 dead in just over two months. - "More will be killed" - ========================= Duterte was elected to office in a landslide this year after pledging to kill 100,000 people in an unprecedented war on crime.
May is expected to announce additional humanitarian support for refugees from the government's ring-fenced aid budget later this week, and further action to provide services and create jobs in host countries. The US support is also expanding classrooms and hospitals, and improving water and sanitation infrastructure in communities hardest hit by the refugee crisis, benefitting Syrians and Jordanians alike, Wells added.
The US Homeland Security Department was "actively monitoring and participating in the investigations" of both the NY and New Jersey explosions, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said. Given the microscope NY is now under, travelers visiting the metropolis would be wise to heed de Blasio's advice and remain vigilant and extremely patient.
Police found two more devices that did not detonate inside the trashcan. Al Della Fave, a spokesman for the Ocean County prosecutor's office, said he believes the blast was meant to affect the Seaside Semper Five race. Al Della Fave, the spokesman for the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office, said that the bomb inside the garbage can was actually multiple explosive devices that did not ultimately do the damage it was created to do, Asbury Park Press reported .
Crutcher said her family's demand is for the "incompetent" officer who killed her brother to be charged immediately. The officers' names and races weren't released. Tulsa police plan to release those videos to the public Monday afternoon. She says the public needs to know that "big bad dude" was a loving father and son who sang in church each week.
It says that Snowden "failed basic annual training for NSA employees on Section 702" - a controversial part of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act that allows for the mass collection of information on foreign communications, which Snowden's later disclosures threw into the global spotlight.
Former union minister Yashwant Sinha said that India must let go of the strategy to engage with Pakistan and establish a level of friendship. This section doesn't want peaceful relations between India and Pakistan and leave no stone-unturned in defaming Pakistan .
The current tensions come on the heels of the weekend air strike by the USA -led coalition on Syrian army positions near Deir el-Zour. Syrian state media said there were 32 violations by rebels on Sunday alone. No aid deliveries have yet reached the besieged rebel-held part of the northern city of Aleppo, a key point in the agreement. Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) shot down a Syrian warplane on Sunday as regime forces regained ground lost to the extremists following a USA -led ...
An official stressed it was not an "inquiry" into the attack on Sunday morning that left 18 soldiers dead. " Recoveries from the terrorists+ who attacked Uri include large quantity of food and medicine packets having markings of Pakistan +", the DGMO said announcing the conclusion of operations at Uri .
Money managers cut wagers on both falling and rising crude prices before talks between Opec and other producers later this month. The International Energy Agency (IEA) is also wary of the emerging dark clouds on the global economic horizon, underlining that the unexpected gains in Europe have vanished, momentum in the United States has slowed dramatically, while the recent 'pillars of oil demand growth-China and India-are wobbling'.
Two days after this interview, he tweets that Hillary Clinton started the birther movement. "I finished it . I finished it ". The celebrity TV star has questioned Obama's United States citizenship - a legal prerequisite for becoming president - since at least 2011.
Ms James, 56, was elected to the European Parliament as an MEP for South-East England in 2014, as part of the political "earthquake" achieved as UKIP became the first non-mainstream party in modern times to win a national election in the UK.
Speaking to reporters after Pakistan Prime Minister's Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz raised the Kashmir issue at the 17th Non-Aligned Movement Summit, Akbar slammed Pakistan for giving sanctuary and support, both domestic and worldwide to terrorists and investing in the evil menace of terrorism.
It did not elaborate on what activities had been detected at the Punggye-ri nuclear test site near the North's northeastern shore, the location of its five nuclear explosions. The council has strongly condemned North Korea's missile launches and vowed earlier this week to take "further significant measures" against Pyongyang .
Russian Federation has warned of serious doubts over a fragile week-old ceasefire in Syria after the United States bombing of Syrian army positions east of the country. The Syrian military confirmed the loss of a warplane it said was carrying out an operation against rebels. Defense Minister Marise Payne told Australian Broadcasting Corp.
Heavily armed militants suspected to be from Pakistan-based JeM had Sunday stormed an army base in Uri in Kashmir, killing 17 jawans. "We have the desired capability to reply to such blatant act of violence in a manner as deemed appropriate by us", he added.
He is a naturalized USA citizen. An "armed and dangerous" Afghan-born suspect wanted in the weekend bomb attacks in NY and New Jersey was wounded yesterday in a shootout with police and taken into custody. Speaking on the condition of anonimity, authorities told WCBS that Rahami may also be a person of interest connected to an "unexploded pressure cooker device" found near the site of Chelsea explosion and the Elizabeth train station bombs.
Benoist leads the cast of Supergirl as the title character alongside Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen, Laura Benanti as Alura Zor-El, Calista Flockhart as Cat Grant, Chyler Leigh as Alexandra "Alex" Danvers, Jeremy Jordan as Winslow "Winn" Schott, Jenna Dewan Tatum as Lucy Lane (sister of Lois), David Harewood as Hank Henshaw, Peter Facinelli as Maxwell Lord, with Dean Cain and Helen Slater.