Wong was invited by Chulalongkorn University's Faculty of Political Science to speak on the 40th anniversary of the bloody crackdown by the Thai army on student protesters. He said he had been surrounded by about 20 Thai security personnel at the Bangkok airport and overheard that he was on some kind of blacklist. "Mr Wong had been active in resistance movements against other foreign governments, and that if such actions were taken within Thailand, they could eventually affect Thailand's ...
The Congress vice-president, who arrived in Chennai in a special aircraft, directly drove to the Apollo hospital in the city. Jayaram Jayalalitha, one of India's most powerful and controversial politicians, was admitted to hospital on 22 September.
Woolfe collapsed and lost consciousness outside the European Union legislature chamber and pictures showed him sprawled face down, still clutching a briefcase on a walkway in the parliament building containing MEPs' offices. "I think it is way too early for us even to consider that", he said. Former deputy chair Suzanne Evans wished the MEP a " speedy recovery ", while rival for the leadership Raheem Kassam cancelled a television appearance.
The U.S. contract for crude oil was down 95 cents, or around 2 percent, at $44.98 a barrel, having traded roughly flat earlier in the day. The U.S. government's Energy Information Administration ( EIA ) will report official stockpile numbers on Wednesday, although analysts polled by Reuters expect the EIA to report a stock build of 2.6 million barrels for the week ended September 30.
The casualties of the attack were reported to be less initially, but were later updated by Cüneyit Orhan Toprak, governor of the Hakkari province and finally by the Prime Minister. The town of Semdinli is in a mountainous area bordering both Iraq and Iran, where fighting between Turkish forces and Kurdish Workers' Party ( PKK ) militants has been taking place.
The announcement follows Wednesday's informal Security Council vote, where Guterres received no "discourage" votes from the Council's five veto-wielding members - Russia, France, the United Kingdom, the USA and China. He said that his 10 years as the United Nations high commissioner for refugees, which ended in December, were "excellent preparation" for a secretary-general who needs to be an honest broker and be seen by countries as independent in order to promote consensus and overcome ...
But is he truly sorry for his attempt to seduce a married woman and for boasting about groping women he'd just met? The list is growing of elected Republican officials and others who want Donald Trump to abandon his presidential campaign or say they will not vote for him.
Sanders had questioned what Clinton had said to the financial institutions that paid her hundreds of thousands of dollars in speaking fees between the end of her tenure as secretary of state and the start of her run for the White House.
Reports say it hit a work train about 20 miles (32km) east of New York's Manhattan borough. First responders treated people at the scene, while the more seriously injured were taken to a hospital. and then the train abruptly stopped and the vehicle in front of mine was tilted, as if it wasn't fully on the track". He says four people sustained serious injuries.
The light rail station at Ammunition Hill has been the site of several vehicle ramming and stabbing attacks in the a year ago. In the last two weeks of September, the Israeli authorities reported about six stabbings or attempted stabbings and one auto ramming in which eight Israeli soldiers and border police officers were injured.
Murray broke a nervous Dimitrov in the first game of the match as the Bulgarian served up to costly double faults. But Dimitrov made a timely first break of the match to tie the set at 5-5 before both men held easily once again and headed into a tie-breaker.
There's more to come: "Life-threatening" storm surges are expected in Florida, Georgia, and SC, with waters rising between 3 and 10 feet in some areas at high tide. news conference at FPL's Command Center. The last major hurricane, classified as a storm bearing sustained winds of more than 177 kph, to make landfall on US shores was Hurricane Wilma in 2005.
The officials say at least another 100 have been wounded in the Saturday strike. The Saudi airstrikes on Yemen which left hundreds dead or injured on Saturday have drawn strong criticism from the Islamic Republic. The Houthi-Saleh supreme political council has issued a statement vowing to take revenge and affirming that the massacre is a criminal act that will cast a cloud on the political process.
Notwithstanding, Rahul Gandhi may be having difference of opinion directly with the Bhartiya Janata Party but the Indian Army irrespective of any political party always stands impartially, for the security of the country. "I think he should be thrown out of India and sent to Dubai or Pakistan, who is he to point a finger at the Indian Army". Those who were in jail, got externed, had murder cases against them are telling us that we are at fault, Sibal said.
Politico has said that the email has been sent to at least on of the program vendors, and that Rick Wiley , a top RNC official was cc'd on the email. Even if the Republican National Committee decided it could no longer back Trump, Major said, "I think, according to their own party rules and procedures, Trump is their candidate".
Other excerpts attest to Clinton's sense of being "kind of far removed" from the struggles of the middle class; lament the U.S. government's "woeful, woeful" accommodation of new technologies; evaluate the merits and disadvantages of single-payer healthcare systems in Canada and European countries; and perhaps most unexpectedly, gesture at an ideal of a pan-American regional trade bloc, during a meeting with Brazilian bank executives.
Shimon Peres, former Israeli president and Nobel Peace Prize victor, was buried on Friday in Jerusalem in the presence of world leaders. It was a fitting tribute to Peres, who was the mastermind of the historic Oslo interim peace accord with the Palestinians in 1993.
NASCAR will now run a double-header on Sunday, the second consecutive week that both series will run on one day. Due to inclement weather conditions in Charlotte, Saturday's Bank of America 500 has been postponed to Sunday. They are: Martin Truex Jr., Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch , Brad Keselowski, Matt Kenseth, Joey Logano , Chase Elliott, Jimmie Johnson , Denny Hamlin, Carl Edwards, Kurt Busch and Austin Dillon.
Matthew's risky eyewall was battering South Carolina's southern shores Saturday morning, as the 2 storm pushed - or was poised to push - unsafe amounts of seawater and rain along the coast of that state as well as Georgia and North Carolina.
Atlantic coast after killing hundreds in Haiti. While Matthew's wind speed had dropped considerably by the time it hit the south east coast, the storm will rank as one of the most powerful hurricanes on record, based on such factors as wind energy and longevity, and as one of the most long-lived major hurricanes too.
CHICAGO Oct 7 Disruptions to air travel, manufacturing, supply chains and retail stores spread on Friday as Hurricane Matthew worked its way up Florida's Atlantic coast, leaving people and goods stranded and plants idled. Clinton told her Twitter followers that they should "follow emergency instructions and evacuate if you're told to". But Florida's near miss may simply have spread the damage and flooding over a wider swath of the state than a direct hit, warned Corene Matyas, a UF associate ...
Even Trump's running mate, Mike Pence, found it hard to reconcile Trump's comments on the video. "I had hoped to support the candidate my party nominated in the primary process. Before returning to a bank of elevators, he told reporters, "Tremendous support". He equated sexually aggressive language from Trump caught on a newly surfaced recording to the actions of Hillary Clinton in the 1990s when Bill Clinton struggled through the fallout of his own sexual transgressions.
Energy Information Administration ( EIA ) said on Wednesday. According to data from the International Energy Administration (IEA), US oil inventories fell almost 3 million barrels - compared to an increase of 1.5 million barrels expected by analysts surveyed by Bloomberg .
JERUSALEM-Hundreds of Israelis, among them Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin, have paid their respects to Israel's ninth President Shimon Peres as his body lay in state at the country's parliament on Thursday. President Barack Obama will be in attendance leading the USA delegation and joined by world leaders and dignitaries from throughout the world. Several Palestinian officials confirmed his participation at Friday's funeral, speaking to AFP condition of ...
Both have dismal ratings on the question of honesty, with 31 percent viewing Trump as trustworthy and 35 percent viewing Clinton as honest. Hillary Clinton promised to invest in infrastructure, manufacturing, research and technology, clean energy and small businesses.
In his speech to conference he claimed that Prime Minister Theresa May was using the issue as a "political weapon" against Labour. Speaking to the Labour conference, Khan told delegates that having Labour in power would make the biggest change to people's lives.
As the lockdown continued, scores of police officers gathered at Palm Springs Desert Regional Medical Center to offer a somber salute as the bodies of Zerebny and Vega were loaded into white hearses for transport to a coroner's office. "Here he is, 35 years in, still pushing a patrol vehicle for our community to make it better - on a day he wasn't even scheduled to work", the chief said.
Meanwhile, President Hollande also said Britain must "play its part" in handling the migrant crisis in Calais but spokesperson for Prime Minister Theresa May said the nation had done a "huge amount" already, investing tens of millions of pounds.
Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution to end bombing in Aleppo dividing Security Council
The French-backed resolution received 11 "yes" votes, two "no" votes from Russian Federation and Venezuela, and abstentions from China and Angola. "What is at stake today is first and foremost the fate of Aleppo and its people", France's Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault told the council, urging it to take "immediate action in order to save" the city.
I don't think he was naïve, but [he] understood from hard-earned experience that true security comes from making peace with your neighbors... With his passing, Israel lost its final link to its founding generation, giving the funeral a sense of the end of an era.
Spain , while definitely deserving their lead, were also lucky to stay with all 11 men on the pitch when Diego Costa was not shown a second yellow card for kicking the ball away in frustration at an offside decision. Wales are next in action on Sunday at home to Georgia, who lost 1-0 in the Republic of Ireland, Seamus Coleman scoring his first goal for his country to get the victor.
A half of one percent declared the debate a tie. But the eminences who run the Commission on Presidential Debates should ask themselves this question: Why have a vice presidential debate at all? "That was my first hire, as we would say in Las Vegas, and I'll tell you he was a good one", Trump asserted.
In response to Mr Woolfe's injury claims, Mr Hookem has released a photograph of his hands which he says display no bruises, cuts, or grazes, to back up his insistence that he did not punch his fellow MEP. Steven Woolfe has been discharged from hospital in Strasbourg. Mr Woolfe had a row with fellow UKIP MEP Mike Hookem at the meeting, before the pair went outside together.
The remarks by Russian officials have shown a degree of mistrust and strain between Moscow and Washington after the collapse of the U.S. -Russia-brokered truce and the Syrian army onslaught on Aleppo backed by Russian warplanes. Already, as many as 500,000 people have been killed. The United States earlier threatened to halt its diplomacy with Russian Federation on Syria and it said it held Russian Federation accountable for the use of incendiary bombs on Aleppo.
Wales , however, could not hold on to their lead as Arnautovic equalised again within three minutes of the restart. "To take three points, we needed to be at our very best in every department - but we weren't". The Burnley striker said: "I am more used to trying to get on the end of his crosses than his long throws, but it worked pretty well in the end as I got on the end of one for the second goal".