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by | September 30, 2016 | 11:47

Two patients died in one of the hospitals and other shelling killed six residents queuing for bread under a siege that has trapped 250,000 people with food running out. Russian Federation has rejected U.S. calls to halt the bombardment of Aleppo, the besieged northern Syrian city, vowing to continue its "struggle with terrorists" alongside government forces.

by | September 30, 2016 | 11:47

Now, there are three million drug addicts... "I would serve notice to you now that this will be the last military exercise", he said. Duterte's campaign promise to end corruption and crimes, especially illegal drugs, within six months of taking office on June 30 carried him to an overwhelming victory in the presidential election.

by | September 30, 2016 | 11:44

Alberta's minimum wage will be one of the highest in the country Saturday as the NDP gets closer to its goal of raising the wage to $15 an hour by 2018. "And calculate it to see if there was an increase or not". The Constitutional Amendment states that the minimum wage level shall increase at the rate of inflation.

by | September 30, 2016 | 11:47

People living within 10 kms of the border with Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab have been asked to shift to safer places and schools ordered to be shut till further notice in the wake of surgical strike carried out by the Indian Army across the Line of Control (LoC).

by | September 29, 2016 | 00:55

As of the end of August, the United Nations refugee agency said, about 213,000 people had fled Mosul for different parts of Iraq. In addition to U.S. After it landed within the base, US troops tested it and received a positive initial reading for mustard agent. He said if militants try to launch attacks in other places while the Mosul operation goes on, the Iraqis need to be able to respond.

by | September 29, 2016 | 00:54

The U.S. military confirmed it had struck the Achin district of Nangarhar province, which is partly under the control of Islamic State extremists, as part of its counterterrorism mission in Afghanistan. But it has not been able to expand its influence in Afghanistan beyond a few districts and the Taliban remain the dominant Islamist force. "We are continuing to look into these allegations".

by | September 28, 2016 | 04:20

Pakistan's foreign ministry called India's move "unfortunate" and said it remained committed to peace and regional cooperation. India's announcement came hours after Sartaj Aziz, foreign policy adviser to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, warned India against drawing more water from three rivers that flow from India into Pakistan.

by | September 28, 2016 | 04:21

His decision is said to have come as an attempt to link India's climate change efforts to membership to the elite Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). Specifically, at least 55 countries, representing at least 55% of Carbon dioxide emissions, have to ratify the deal to make it comes into force.

by | September 28, 2016 | 04:15

The so-called Loma Fire broke out on Monday afternoon and has scorched more than 1,000 acres about 10 miles northwest of the town of Morgan Hill, fire officials said. Firefighters continued to battle the Loma Fire throughout the night and into Tuesday as the blaze grew to 2,500 acres and destroyed two structures.

by | September 25, 2016 | 00:30

He said that Pakistan too has been a victim of terrorism and made a plea for encouraging tolerance. People of Pakistan are paying the price of a malevolent government. Pakistan was described as hypocritical. With reference to USA lawmakers" move to introduce a bill that declares Pakistan as a "terrorist state', Swarup said, "Surely it will be treated with the utmost seriousness".

by | September 25, 2016 | 00:25

The violence comes amid growing fears that the delay could lead to prolonged unrest in Congo, a nation as vast in size as Western Europe. "If they're delayed endlessly, that means that Kabila intends to stay in power", he said. "(The opposition coalition) calls upon the Congolese population from this day forth to intensify and amplify the popular mobilisation every day until December 19", said a spokesman for Tshisekedi's UDPS party, referring to the day Kabila is officially due to step down.

by | September 25, 2016 | 00:16

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the Patriots are hopeful that Jimmy Garoppolo (with his injured AC joint from Week 2) can be ready for the Bills game on October 2. One constant was linebacker Jamie Collins who had game highs with 14 tackles and eight solo stops, double his next closest teammate in each category.

by | September 24, 2016 | 08:18

Syria's 5-year-old war pits Assad - backed by Russia, Iran and Arab Shiite Muslim militias - against a myriad of Sunni Muslim rebel groups, including some supported by the US, Turkey and Gulf Arab states. "We don't kill civilians, because we don't have the moral incentive, we don't have the interest to kill civilians", he said. "That means there only could have been two entities responsible", US Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes said Tuesday, referring to Russian Federation and Syria.

by | September 23, 2016 | 02:15

He is one of a number of high-profile figures in Ukip who have been frozen out by the Farage wing of the party. "I can tell you he's not coming back", Mr Banks said in response to a question about whether Mr Farage would ever return as leader.

by | September 23, 2016 | 02:13

They are now placed at 291 for 9 with their bowling all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and tailender Umesh Yadav at the crease. Earlier the morning session and 45 minutes into the post lunch session were dominated by Vijay and Pujara. The 24-year-old hit four boundaries, and a six off Santner, before getting a faint edge to wicketkeeper BJ Watling in the left-arm spinner's second over.

by | September 23, 2016 | 02:11

The Hillary Clinton campaign released details of her campaign stop in Orlando on Wednesday. Clinton condemned the shooting today and said, "We've got to do better". Clinton opened her speech by addressing the recent police-involved shootings of African-Americans in Tulsa, Oklahoma , and Charlotte, North Carolina.

by | September 23, 2016 | 02:09

Among those in attendance was People Before Profit MLA Eamon McCann. "Whatever the result is, we - all of us - have mounted the most incredible campaign, mobilised a lot of people, and we've actually changed the political discourse in this country", Corbyn said .

by | September 23, 2016 | 02:08

In his latest gaff, he outraged African-Americans after calling their current living conditions the worst, " ever, ever , ever". "I mean, he missed that whole civics lesson about slavery or Jim Crow", Obama had said. Bell said because he no longer lives in the Windy City and is no longer a Bears fan, he doesn't care about the city's professional sports teams. Trump also used to regularly state that 58 percent of African-American youth were unemployed, though his explanation of that figure ...

by | September 23, 2016 | 02:05

The timing of the world oil market's return to balance is "the big question", the IEA said in its monthly report, adding that current prices - above $45 - would suggest supply falling and strong demand growth. Opec may convene an extraordinary meeting if the group's ministers reach a consensus on oil markets at an informal gathering next week in Algiers, Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo said, according to Algeria's official news agency.

by | September 23, 2016 | 02:01

When asked what he would like to happen, David said , "I would like the Trump campaign to delete the image, but they are probably not interested in what I have to say". I don't think they care about my feelings. His "blue-collar billionaire" father's work ethic and relationship with his family are values that will appeal to Utahns, Trump Jr.

by | September 23, 2016 | 01:59

The president rarely opens his golf game up to anyone beyond close friends and aides, and he has had a cool relationship with Mr. Netanyahu since his first term. Netanyahu has led Israel for all but about the first two months of Obama's almost eight years in office. Netanyahu's government was an angry opponent of Obama's outreach to Iran, which past year delivered an accord to halt Tehran's ambition to develop nuclear weapons in exchange for sanctions relief.

by | September 23, 2016 | 01:59

Whatever the number of plays, they'll only be successful if the Bills are getting the ball into the right hands. "Bruce Arians does a great job and he has those guys humming right now". The sample size for the offense is tiny this season , but clearly that hasn't stopped the Bills from forming opinions. Where Williams may see a way to control the Cardinals offense is to play a physical game and staying fundamentally sound to remain in control.

by | September 21, 2016 | 05:36

The Republican presidential nominee told " Fox and Friends " that "I should be a newscaster, because I called it before the news ". "Our police are unbelievable". Think others should know about this? " I don't know why that occurred but it smacks of the kind of political correctness and eggshells that law enforcement feels that they have to walk on in the environment that we're in today", Pence said .

by | September 21, 2016 | 05:39

His speech came as fighting in Syria has resumed after the Syrian military declared Monday an end to the fragile cease-fire deal that was brokered between the USA and Russian Federation just over a week ago. Argentina vowed to resettlement of Syrian refugees but said the exact figures would depend on how much global assistance was provided. He said that would send the message that countries like the USA were "somehow opposed to Islam".

by | September 20, 2016 | 08:14

After the shooting, Crutcher could be seen lying on the side of the road, blood pooling around his body, for almost two minutes before anyone checked on him. Police also released helicopter footage of the incident, but his movements are obscured by the auto in that footage. "We will achieve justice in this case", Jordan said.

by | September 19, 2016 | 01:23

The Islington North MP is battling Owen Smith for the party's top role - the result of which will be announced on September 24. And a source close to the Labour leader couldn't say whether Corbyn, a long-time Eurosceptic, wanted Britain to stay in it.

by | September 19, 2016 | 01:14

The device is being described as a "pipe bomb-style device" based on a preliminary investigation by officials from the New Jersey State Police Bomb Squad , Della Fave said . It was no immediate clear whether the second device was detonated. The pipe bomb was in a garbage can near E Street when it exploded about 9:30am. - the exact time when runners would have been passing by the location.

by | September 18, 2016 | 00:46

Samsung voluntarily recalled the models after a spate of serious malfunctions, but the US Consumer Product Safety Commission has now demanded the return of the potentially risky devices. Samsung has received 92 reports of batteries overheating in the United States alone, including 26 reports of burns and 55 cases of property damage. For the diehard Note 7 fans, replacement units to replace defective Note 7s will be in stores no later than September 21st.

by | September 18, 2016 | 00:41

The Russian Foreign Affairs Ministry reiterated that a number of armed opposition groups in Syria have refused to abide by the provisions of the ceasefire that came into force on September 12. The Kremlin said on Friday it was using its influence to try to ensure the Syrian army fully implemented a shaky ceasefire agreement and that it hoped the United States would use its own influence with rebel groups too.

by | September 18, 2016 | 00:29

The intelligence report said that the release was facilitated by Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) Commander Tahil Sali. Sekkingstad was abducted by Abu Sayyaf from a marina on Samal Island in Davao del Norte in September 2015. When Flor was freed in June, she recounted in horror how the militants rejoiced while watching the beheadings. Two of them, both men from Canada, were later killed by Abu Sayyaf when ransom demands were not met.

by | September 15, 2016 | 11:54

A statement from her doctor released Wednesday said a CT-scan revealed Clinton had a noncontagious bacterial pneumonia, and that she was instructed to take Levaquin for the next 10 days. Clinton is fine. She goes to the dentist regularly. The Clinton campaign noted that Trump running mate Mike Pence said in a Toledo TV interview that he still thinks the auto-industry bailout was a bad idea, which the Democrats said contradicts Trump's desire to increase USA automaking.

by | September 15, 2016 | 11:54

Swaraj has offered to help the couple further extend their visa after media reports on their case, but she also used the opportunity to question commercial surrogacy, which she wants banned in India. They will be taken to the Indian embassy next. Ramakrishna and Kumar were rescued a few days after they were abducted. The minister, Sushma Swaraj wrote on Twitter , underlining her stand against commercial surrogacy and defended India's recent introduction of strict surrogacy laws.

by | September 14, 2016 | 00:31

Georgia outpaced Nicholls with a combined 373 yards of offense to the Colonels' 236. The offensive line was sluggish and no one seemed to be treating the game like there was a chance they would lose. Then, Nicholls State quarterback Devin Powell coughed up the football, as he was hit hard from his blind side by Georgia's Aaron Davis . Defensively, Georgia is allowing 24 points and 315 yards per game.

by | September 13, 2016 | 08:22

China's giant panda survey previous year found that the species' numbers had risen 17 percent in the past decade, with 1,864 adults living in the wild. For the eastern gorilla - the world's largest primate that inhabits the mountainous forests of eastern Congo, northwest Rwanda and southwest Uganda - the prognosis is even less cheerful.

by | September 13, 2016 | 08:25

In the meantime, the Kurdish administration in Afrin issued a list of the names of the victims, and condemned the Turkish attack. On Wednesday Ankara announced its openness to conduct a joint military operation with the United States to wrest the IS stronghold of Raqqa from its control.