Despite topping the poll, the party lost overall control of Dundee and Angus councils, which it had before the election. Their surge in the polls will be made flesh as the local election results dribble in today. The Conservatives also had a councillor elected in Paisley's Ferguslie Park - the most deprived part of Scotland - for the first time ever. Nationally, May's party gained more than 550 council seats and swept to shock victories in mayoralty contests in the West Midlands and Tees ...
Trump has faced a growing controversy regarding his campaign's connections to Russian Federation over the course of the 2016 election and beyond. We got an impeachment for you. It simply means that the House of Representatives will bring charges against the president. But after POTUS fired FBI Director James Comey , the man investigating his ties to Russia, then spilled top secret US intelligence to Russian officials - well, that took the cake (the most lovely piece you've ever seen) ...
But for the White House to announce that such shipments are now official policy, and will include heavier equipment such as mortars and armored cars, is a direct warning to Erdogan, who has become increasingly autocratic as a leader-and problematic as an ally-since he put down an attempted coup last summer.
As per sources, the radical pro-Tamil group also plans to lay a siege at Rajinikanth's Poes Garden house in Chennai today, following which the actor's security has been beefed up around his house. Jayalalithaa made to the state's people. Local party leaders including senior office bearer H Raja have also appealed to the star to join the BJP. His comment irked members of Tamizhar Munnetra Padai, who demand an apology.
In the video, Ms Clinton and Mr Reines can be seen standing near lecterns before walking towards each other, waving, when a voice out of shot introduces them as Hillary Rodham Clinton and Donald J Trump. After all , there's nothing more awkward than an unwanted hug-except, as it turns out, an unwanted hug from your opposition in front of an audience of millions .
The army described the attack as a "flagrant aggression", and added that it exposes the "false allegations of the coalition about fighting terrorism". Such zones are agreed upon between Russian Federation and the coalition, and are created to stop either side inadvertently striking the other's forces on the ground and in the air.
The allegation came as President Donald Trump weighs options in Syria, where the USA launched cruise missiles on a government air base last month after accusing Assad's military of killing scores of civilians with a sarin-like nerve agent.
Russian President Vladimir Putin also strongly condemned Pyongyang's "unacceptable" missile launch, but he called on related parties to stop intimidating and threatening the regime. "This could also be an opportunity for China to show that it can initiate some plausible plans to handle the North Korea issue within the framework of the worldwide community", Su said.
Moon's apparent reluctance might be a result of South Korea's psychological warfare with China, which sees Thaad as a threat to its own military operations. North Korea's official name is the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). Sunday's missile launch was the seventh such firing this year.
An elephant shot by a hunting party in Zimbabwe fell on the leader of the group, killing him. Game Hounds Safaris , Botha's company, said in a statement that he pioneered the hunts using packs of dogs in southern Africa. In addition to his wife, Botha is survived by five children. "A legend has fallen but will never be forgotten", one user wrote. Van Zyl, 44, was on a hunt at the Chikwaraka camp in Zimbabwe, when he disappeared on April 7.
Moments after Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi complimented President Donald Trump on his "unique personality that is capable of doing the impossible", Trump exchanged pleasantries back, praising el Sisi's shoes. Sisi plans bilateral meetings with Arab presidents on the sidelines of the summit on a number of issues including counter terrorism efforts, and the situations in Libya, Syria, Yemen, Iraq and Palestine.
In its report , the New York Times cited 10 current or former intelligence officials who spoke anonymously about China wiping out the US's spying network. Agents questioned the man, asking why he had made a decision to stay in Asia, concerned that he possessed a number of secrets that would be valuable to the Chinese.
Four of the slain vigilantes were hunting in the bush near a camp for internally displaced people on the outskirts of the city of Maiduguri when they were seized in a daytime attack. Since the army regained control of most of the Sambisa Forest area in northeastern Nigeria from Boko Haram in December 2016, Nigerian troops have pursued the extremist fighters in areas where they have fled.
Though officials in Jakarta can not punish the men arrested merely for having sex, they have apparently discussed charging them under Indonesia's strict anti-pornography laws, which allow them to imprison people for up to 15 years at a time.
No president had ever dictated who would travel with him, they said. Asked about Germany's large trade surplus during an event at a school in Berlin , Merkel said her country could invest more even if domestic demand is already the driving force of economic growth.
At first, it seemed like they did not even recognise Mr Trudeau - in shorts, a t-shirt and running shoes and headphones in his ears. Adam Scotti posted this picture on Twitter with a caption, "Prom season in #Vancouver ". The boss runs. This is part of a little side project to document the places we go and the runs we go on. He added: "I always love to watch people's faces as they realise who just ran past, often several paces after he has passed".
The coalition said it carried out the strike after Russian attempts to halt the advance on the town apparently failed to stop the troops from advancing. US-led coalition aircraft have bombed a convoy of pro-Syrian government forces in a remote area near the border with Jordan, US and rebel officials say.
Oklahoma City Thunder said they were looking into the case and working through the appropriate channels, according to ESPN . Kanter's US -based assistant, however, said his representatives are "pretty optimistic" that they will be able to secure his return to the United States, The Oklahoman's Brett Dawson reported .
The Republican president was to be accompanied by the first lady, First Daughter and presidential adviser Ivanka Trump and son-in-law and senior advisor Jared Kushner on the first leg of his tour. You talk about women and women's rights? These are people that kill women and treat women horribly. While Ivanka Trump proposed the idea along with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, she is not involved with its operation.
Appearing on the balcony of the central London embassy where he has spent five years, Assange criticised Western governments but said he was prepared to enter into dialogue with London and Washington . However, Scotland Yard has said that it has an obligation to enforce the arrest warrant on Assange a lesser charge of skipping bail. According to the BBC News , if Assange would return to Sweden before the statute of limitation on this case expires in August 2020, the preliminary ...