One small bomb exploded on a beach in Patong on the island of Phuket and four others rattled the seaside resort city of Hua Hin, prompting businesses to shut their doors, streets to empty and anxious tourists to huddle inside their hotels.
Police keep watch around a house in Strathroy, Ontario, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016. An early-morning tip from FBI investigators triggered a "race against time" as police scrambled to identify and locate a balaclava-wearing would-be suicide bomber they feared was on the verge of killing innocent Canadians.
In February, state health officials confirmed the first case of the Zika virus in MI. As of August 12, the Puerto Rico health department reported 10,690 laboratory-confirmed cases of Zika, including infections in 1,035 pregnant women . Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho said at a school board meeting Wednesday that "aggressive application" of repellent should be done at home, not at school where some students may be allergic to the spray.
Repeatedly calling Putin his "dear friend", Erdogan says Turkey is ready to implement a natural gas pipeline project proposed by Moscow and a deal for Russian Federation to build Turkey's first nuclear power plant. "I would like to remind you of our principal attitude". Analysts say that Erdogan may now be hoping to play the Russian card to strengthen his hand in disputes with the United States and European Union.
He enthusiastically said: "He has never ever beaten Michael Phelps in this competition in the Olympic Games". Katie Ledecky of the United States destroyed the field in the 800 metres freestyle on Friday and broke the world record to complete a rare Olympic swimming treble.
Firefighters are understood to have taken three hours to put out the fire at the major hospital which is to the west of the city. "My son's birth was hard", Shaima Hussein, one of the grieving mothers, told Reuters TV at the gate of the hospital.
In light of the potential health risks associated with pregnancy and Zika, special emphasis will be placed on the importance of prevention of the infection in pregnant women. The spread of the virus sexually is still largely contested and the ability for the spread to continue via mosquito all has to do with climate and geography.
Despite the differences, Turkey and Iran will "strengthen cooperation for a lasting peace in Syria", Cavusoglu said. He said there can be disagreements between Iran and Turkey on a number of issues, "but they won't affect the development of bilateral relations".
Putin described the incident at the time as a "treacherous stab in the back" and curtailed economic relations, placing an embargo on agricultural imports form Turkey and banning the sale of package tours to the country. "God willing, with the help of these steps, we will make the Ankara-Moscow axis into an axis of trust and friendship again", he said in remarks carried by Turkish news agencies.
However the rebels have been unable to secure exit corridors for people trapped in besieged areas, due to intensive Russian and Syrian regime airstrikes on the area, the observatory said. The greatest beneficiaries of the rebel victory may be Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, formerly known as Jabhat al-Nusra (al-Nusra Front). "But regime-held western Aleppo , for example, now has to be supplied via contested "war roads" - improvised roads on which it might not be possible to sustain the swollen ...
He was also armed with at least one knife. According to a report from Swiss public radio, SRF, six people were injured: a 17-year-old and a 50-year-old man, three women aged 17, 34 and 43, and a 6-year-old child. Police, firefighters, and three rescue helicopters and care teams are at the scene. The attack occurred at 2.20pm (8.20pm Singapore time) on a train travelling between Buchs and Sennwald in the canton of St Gallen, the police statement said.
The full results are due on Wednesday. The limitations on public debate have had an impact on public awareness of the charter - indeed, as the BBC's Jonathan Head reports, "many Thais say they have little idea what is in it". In July, the ambassadors of all European Union countries in Thailand and the USA and Canada issued a joint statement calling for an "open dialogue on the referendum", pointing to concerns that "prohibitions on the peaceful public expression of views inhibit debate and ...
And speaking in last night's debate in Gateshead, Corbyn claimed Labour were "ahead in the polls" before the challenge to his leadership. "Deciding Labour's leadership and policy is the exclusive privilege of its members, registered supporters and trade union supporters".
Third, who will really go to bat for working families? "The records we need to see are those being hidden, deleted, obstructed and stashed away by Hillary Clinton to keep authorities from untangling this corrupt scheme that reaches into the world's shady corridors of power", he said.
Flights have been disrupted at Madeira airport, with United Kingdom holidaymakers facing delays returning home. A five-star hotel also burned down. The blaze, fuelled by hot weather and strong winds, led to the evacuation of about 1,000 local people and tourists in the archipelago off north-western Africa.
Denmark beat New Zealand to the bronze medal. Wiggins went on to become both Britain's first Tour de France victor to win more Olympic medals than any other Briton, combining a track and road racing career in a way few have been able to master.
Gulen, who denies any involvement in the coup and has condemned it, said he believed the Turkish justice system was now controlled by the country's executive arm. Cavusoglu said US Vice-President Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry had expressed intention to come to Turkey. Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag said the US delegation would include three Justice Department experts and one from the State Department.
Sharmila has spent most of her time in a hospital in Imphal, India, being force-fed through a nasal tube, in judicial custody. Armed police personnel were posted in the hospital compound in the wake of security threat to the iconic rights activist with some groups opposing her decision to end the fast, a police officer said .
The debate moderator, Sophy Ridge of Sky News, followed the blackout with a question on climate change and the U.K.'s energy supply "crisis", which both candidates said should be addressed with renewable energy. I won't do what Jeremy Corbyn did and won't vote against this party, my party, 500 times. "The decent, hard-working people we represent don't want a party riven by in-fighting".
The government has said it would consider all of the suggestions made by the opposition, including sending an all-party delegation to Kashmir after the situation on the ground improves. While giving no assurance in this regard, Jaitley said the government has set up an expert committee on this issue and a decision will be taken after it submits its report.
Organisation for Indian Women Against Crime (OIWAC) founder and secretary Arambam Robita announced at the Manipur Press Club that she has chose to follow Sharmila's footsteps and will begin a fast unto death at Keishampat in Imphal city from 10am Saturday.
The Catholic Church in Pakistan has condemned a suicide blast at a hospital in Quetta, Pakistan , where at least 70 people - many of them lawyers and journalists - were killed and more than 120 injured. He said lawyers will observe three days of mourning and will not appear in court in solidarity with their colleagues and others killed in the attack.
Kaine, the Virginia senator, and his wife, Anne Holton, reported income of $US313,441 for 2015. Trump would be the first presidential candidate in decades not to release his returns. Some have suggested that Trump has other darker secrets hidden in his financial documents and tax return that he definitely doesn't want the public to know about.
Syrian rebels and their supporters celebrated with gunfire, vehicle horns and chants as they marched and danced through the streets of eastern Aleppo on Saturday night after opposition units broke through government lines, ending a three-week siege.
Two of the most senior members of the two sides present were the Philippines' Presidential Advisor on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza and MILF chairman Alhaj Murad Ebrahim. This shows their commitment to peace and development in Mindanao. Norway said it appreciated the "dedication and enthusiasm" of both parties for the implementation of the CAB and the peace roadmap.
Social media users were quick to attack the ministry by holding that the animated segment at the beginning of the nearly two-minute video, posted on Twitter, showed two JF-17s brandishing the Indian tricolour. China and Pakistan have also pitched the JF-17 to countries such as Sri Lanka and Malaysia though the jet is yet to find any global buyers. A similar goof up had happened in January 2010 after an Indian government advertisement featured former Pakistan Air Force chief Tanvir Mahmood ...
He said it was time to dununa Zambia forward. "The UPND seems to have gained a lot of ground in the ruling party's strongholds". Zambia also voted on Thursday to choose lawmakers and local councillors as well as in a referendum on an amended bill of rights .
Corbyn's popularity has forced Labour's right to tack left to try and win back his supporters. But we still have the majority of affiliated trade union support and we didn't have the GMB's nomination past year and we still won'. Half (51%) of those surveyed said Jeremy Corbyn is not performing in his job as leader of the Labour Party. There were 43,635 votes cast in the ballot.
Planned Parenthood of Greater of OH filed suit against the state health director to block the state law from taking effect, arguing the law changes were "unconstitutional because as a condition of receiving government funds, recipients must abandon their right to free speech and association protected by the First Amendment and their right to provide abortion services protected by the Due Process Clause".
However, they appeared to be aimed at damaging the tourism industry, which provides vital income for the government. The explosions all occurred south of Bangkok and several of the blasts - including one on Patong beach in the tourist resort of Phuket - appeared created to hit the tourism industry.
Michael Zaffran. Vertefeuille says the Nigerian government's response to the two new cases has been "fast and strong". The government said polio paralysed two children in Borno state , a part of Nigeria where Boko Haram militants have hindered health campaigns.
The mosquito-borne virus has infected 1,035 pregnant women, which is a concern to authorities because Zika has been tied to a severe birth defect known as microcephaly. It was the second important step to fight Zika that the federal government has taken in as many days. The emergency declaration came following a request placed by Governor Alejandro García Padilla.
The virus causes mild, flu-like symptoms in most people, but can cause severe brain-related birth defects, if women are infected during pregnancy. The first two babies born in the state with Zika-caused microcephaly, or abnormally small heads, were reported August 4.
Modi insisted that "we must talk to PoK citizens living in other places when we speak to stakeholders. PoK is also a part of India". Amid thumping of desks by members from all sides, the resolution asserted that the House "is of the firm and considered view that there can not be any compromise on unity, integrity and national security".
Vancouver's season-high winless streak is now five games (0-3-2). The goal was their first in four matches. It's been a long time coming but the San Jose Earthquakes finally have a win in Vancouver at the eighth attempt, putting in an assured performance to see off the Whitecaps 2-1 at BC Place on Friday night.