Darjeeling , on the boil over the demand for a separate Gorkhaland state, on Saturday witnessed widespread clashes between GJM activists and police, killing a civilian and seriously injuring an India Reserve Battaliion assistant commandant.
Maj. It was reported to be the first attack in Israel that the the Islamic State had claimed . Hamas says ISIL claim that three of its fighters attacked Israeli police is false and an attempt to " muddy the waters ". The three attackers were identified as as Bara Ibrahim Muhammad Saleh, 19, Adel Hassan Ahmad Anakush, 18, and Osama Ahmad Mustafa Atta, 19. "The idea that this was some kind of a coordinated event, potentially, with multiple attackers is less frequent", Al ...
Oracle USA skipper, Jimmy Spithill , an Australian, is trying to win his third straight America's Cup before he turns 38. "Clearly we weren't sailing at our best". That was enough for Burling to speed away around the seven-leg course for a 49-second victory. However, it was not to materialise. And while other observers said the two wins gave New Zealand a significant psychological boost, Mr Unflappable, helmsman Peter Burling , kept it typically understated: "It felt like our boat was ...
The New York Times filed a lawsuit against the FBI under the Freedom of Information Act Friday, demanding that the Bureau furnish records and memos that former Director James Comey generated memorializing conversations with President Donald Trump .
Similar voter leaks have happened to the tune of over 93 million voters in Mexico, 55 million in the Philippines and another 191 million less complete records in the U.S.in 2015. The GOP's 2016 presidential upset wasn't surprising just because it put Donald Trump in the White House; it also proved the party had vastly improved its ability to exploit data, including precision ad targeting campaigns on Facebook.
Coats met behind closed doors for more than three hours Thursday with the Senate intelligence committee, which is conducting a separate investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. On May 26, the media claimed citing alleged intercepts of Russian communications reviewed by U.S. officials that Kushner has suggested to Russian Ambassador to the United States Sergey Kislyak using Russian diplomatic facilities to shield the talks ahead of Trump's inauguration from being monitored.
When President Trump scaled back President Obama's pact that broadened relations with Cuba, he said he was "completely canceling" a "terrible and misguided deal". Under the revised travel policy , USA officials say there will be tighter enforcement to make sure Americans legally fit the 12 authorized categories they claim to be traveling under, which could spook many visitors, wary of receiving a hefty fine.
Experts said despite a lot of differences that have "unfortunately" come to overwhelm the bilateral ties, there is a lot of synergy between India and China to cooperate on multiple issues, including at multilateral platforms. Singh's remarks were yet another marker underscoring the thaw in China-Indian ties, following recent months of friction. India's Minister of State for External Affairs V.K.
Hotels with tariffs between Rs 2,500 and Rs 7,500 will now attract a GST rate of 18%. The GST Council will meet again on June 30, the eve of the launch, Mr Jaitley said. Of the 80.91 lakh excise, service tax and VAT assessees, 65.6 lakh, or 81 per cent, have already migrated to the GSTN portal. "Priority should be given to the formulation of the North East Industrial and Investment Promotion Policy (NEIIPP) that favours the region and contributes to economic development", he said.
Mueller has scheduled meetings with top intelligence officials to determine whether the President tried to pressure them to shut down the Russian Federation investigation. and I guess the deputy attorney general did too", he said, "in providing that information in writing". "However, nothing has changed". The special counsel's investigators are looking into questions of Russian interference in last year's election, and plan to speak to senior intelligence officials, a source familiar with ...
Thrush explains in his tweet that Kushner is concerned Bannon may worsen the negative press he's received over contacts he made with a Russian banker previous year. He is reportedly interviewing three top intelligence officials - Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers and retired deputy NSA director Richard Ledgett - as part of the probe as early as this week.
Trump's remarks were a surprising slap at a Republican-written House measure that was shepherded by Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., and whose passage the president lobbied for and praised. "Americans won't forget that @HouseGOP passed a " mean " bill to rip healthcare from millions then celebrated @ the WH", said Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md.
Leaving the couple bound, Dubose and Rowe took off three hours later with the couple's cell phone and Jeep. They then fled the residence in a vehicle belonging to the couple, who managed to free themselves and call police shortly after. "The burden of danger is off", he concluded, "and that is the greatest relief of all". Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills said the fugitives took some food and likely some clothes, since they left their prison uniforms behind.
Chief U.K. negotiator David Davis and his European Union counterpart, former French foreign minister Michel Barnier , told reporters in Brussels that they would first address key questions over how much the U.K. "A fair deal is possible, and far better than no deal ... We must first tackle the uncertainties caused by Brexit", centering on citizens living on each other's territory, border arrangements between Ireland and the United Kingdom and the amount that Britain stands to pay to get ...
Saudi Arabia and other Arab governments cut ties with Qatar June 5, claiming among other things that the country is supporting Iran. One of the boats was intercepted, while the two others managed to get away. It said the boat was allegedly one of two Iranian boats fishing in the Gulf that had been pushed off course by waves. Seventeen people were killed in the attack claimed by the Islamic State group.
The Home Office said late Saturday night it will make arrangements for the family of Mohammad Alhajali to "travel to the U.K.in these terribly sad circumstances". "Equally there may be people who were in there that we believe are missing that did escape but for whatever reason have not let it be known that they're safe and well, so again I would appeal to them directly".
Have you read Trendiee Today? UNHCR national director Naomi Steer said the donations would help UNHRC to continue to provide timely and targeted life-saving support to refugees. According to the report , about half of these people are now finding safety in Uganda. Take a look at the World Refugee Day Facts on this day. Canada is contributing another $86 million to assist starvation and war ravaged South Sudan, International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau announced today.
A witness to the collapse of the second-story deck of a Montana lodge during a memorial event for a firefighter says about 50 people were gathered on the structure overlooking Flathead Lake. Police officials say a Montana resort's insurer will investigate what caused a second-story deck to collapse and injure at least 50 people. The department says it doesn't believe the county has regulations on the maximum capacity of balconies or decks.
Friday's tweets are the latest in a week of angry social media responses by the president over a report by The Washington Post that Mueller was looking into whether Trump obstructed justice. The obstruction of justice investigation into Trump began days after Comey was sacked, according to people familiar with the matter, the Washington Post said.
Bloomberg reported that President Trump is considering elevating Spicer to a more senior role that will broadly focus on communications strategy. Maybe the White House is headed down the same path as the State Department , which held: zero briefings in January, zero in February, 10 in March (four off-camera), six in April (two off-camera), zero in May, and four in June, so far.