Australian Federal Police confirmed more than 1.8 tonnes of narcotics were seized in raids, with 17 arrests across Australia, Dubai and the Netherlands. 'This is a great day for Australian law enforcement, ' Mr Gaughan said. Extradition proceedings for the five arrested in Dubai are underway. "The people we allege are part of this syndicate are Middle Eastern organized crime figures that are well-known to law enforcement, and for decades this group has flaunted their wealth and activities, ...
But on Tuesday, the church was thrown into the limelight after it announced that it had excommunicated one of its high-ranking officials in the first such disciplinary incident in nearly three decades. Elder M. Russell Ballard said the punishment is not final, however, and Hamula could be accepted back into the church in the future, according to Deseret.
In a post that went viral in India, Ms Kundu described a terrifying ordeal where the perpetrators followed her for some miles, swerving towards her auto, before cutting her off and trying to enter her vehicle. This didn't sit well with actress Divya Spandana , aka Ramya, who blasted Bhatti's "regressive" statements on WhatsApp, then posted a Twitter pic of herself at night, seemingly in a vehicle, with the hashtag #AintNoCinderella .
Over 800 workers are combing villages in search of anyone still trapped, the provincial quake relief headquarters said. Chinese President Xi Jinping called for all efforts in the rescue operations while Prime Minister Li Keqiang urged the local government to assist the injured.
One year after its tumultuous launch, space exploration sim No Man's Sky is getting its third major update. Hello Games announced that No Man's Sky version 1.3 will introduce fast travel via portals and will improve the game's story.
Saudi Arabia will supply lower volumes than some customers requested for September, with the cuts spanning grades, people with knowledge of the matter said . Brent for October settlement was up 1 cent at $52.38 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange, after losing 5 cents on Monday. But with daily output back to 1 million barrels, other OPEC members are lobbying for Libya to bridle its production as well.
For the 3rd seat the contest is between Ahmed Patel and Balwant Singh. However, assembly elections to Karnataka, in early 2018, and later in MP, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan will not be a walkover for BJP and Shah will have to use his strategising skills to ensure a victory.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said ISIS had dispatched at least five suicide vehicle bombs and had laid mines throughout several frontline towns in Homs. Airwars , a UK-based non-profit monitoring group, says at least 4,734 civilians were killed by coalition airstrikes in Iraq and Syria since the aerial bombardment began.
It is understood that the two expelled Cuban diplomats left Washington DC in May, the BBC's Will Grant reports from Havana. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the first incident occurred late past year and more incidents followed, prompting the Americans to depart the island and the department to act against the Cuban diplomats in the U.S.
WASHINGTON | To fight against the coverage of traditional media, it never ceases to treat of conveyors of "Fake news", Donald Trump and his team have launched their own service of "real information", simply called " Real news ". The first "Real News" video appeared a little over a week ago on Trump's Facebook page and featured the President's daughter-in-law, Lara Trump, who is married to his son Eric.
He never fired the weapon and eventually drove off. Charges are pending after a review of all sides of the story and further evidence. Lancaster Police arrested the driver seen pointing a handgun at another motorist over the weekend. It is the most recent example of the renewed attention and scrutiny on unsafe and aggressive driving in North Texas. Best said at first she was struck with shock, then she just started to cry, but after that, she took to social media and shared the video in ...
The pair used a baseball bat and a garden brick to bludgeon Mr. Corbett to death on the date. Molly Martens Corbett, and her father Thomas Michael Corbett, are on trial for Irishman Jason Corbett's murder. And pathologist Dr. Craig Nelson testified that at least one of the major blows suffered by Mr. Corbett was post mortem. After the murder, Molly Corbett fought for custody of Jason Corbett's children but guardianship was granted to Lynch.
Support for Trump among whites without a college education, one demographic in which he performed strongly during the election, dropped from 47 percent in February to 35 percent in August. In an IBD/TIPP poll , his approval rating was at a new low of 32 per cent; the CNN poll places it at 38 per cent. The poll shows big declines in support among Midwesterners (down 7 percentage points); middle-income families (down 13 percentage points); white men (down 7 percentage points); and ...
Authorities say a 17-year-old Pennsylvania young lady has been accused of endeavored kill after an infant was discovered alive in a plastic pack outside an upstate NY home. Harriette was charged with attempted second-degree murder in the wake of the finding, and Hoyt is now being held in the Chemung County Jail. "Her whole head was covered all the way down", Kayla Seals told Elmira television station WENY .
The White House has an unusual onlooker Wednesday - a large, inflatable chicken with golden orange hair. Now the inflatable poultry with a Trump-like hairdo is back, popping up Wednesday in the Ellipse park just behind the White House.
For Chambers, a lifelong political activist, the sign and policy is a political statement outside a multi-use space which serves as a gym, community gathering spot and meeting place for activists in the metro area. Chambers said. "We felt that it was important to create zones, like businesses, official, operating establishing business, homes, recreation centers where cops are explicitly not welcome".
A delay in the release of the statement is, as both the bloc and watchers note, "standard practice", and typically leads to speculation over splits among member states and debates over specific wording. They are not recognising the positive changes occurring in the South China Sea . It once again underscores the strong political will of China and the ASEAN countries to work together to maintain stability in the South China Sea and sustain the positive momentum they have established in ...
Then he said that his first order as president had been to "renovate and modernize" the U.S. nuclear arsenal. North Korea's military is "examining the operational plan" to strike areas around Guam with medium-to-long-range strategic ballistic missiles, state-run news agency KCNA said early Wednesday local time.
Sharif made the remarks just before leaving for Lahore , where he will hold a huge rally. The former prime minister has not visited his hometown and his stronghold, Lahore , since he was disqualified by the Supreme Court last week over the Panama Papers scandal.
The 2014 World Cup victor Emily Scarratt is set to make her 70th appearance for the Red Roses off the bench in Dublin in the game against Spain , while number eight Sarah Hunter will captain the side. But the Australians hit back with a late converted try by Hilisha Samoa making it a tense final few minutes for the home side. Soon after, Samoa managed to twist and turn and dot the ball down at the other end despite the attention of four Irish defenders who were unable to halt the ...