It would be Assad's second visit to Russian Federation to meet Putin since the Syrian civil war started in 2011. The first was in October 2015, shortly after Russian Federation launched its military campaign in Syria to shore up Assad's forces.
Senior district administration and police officials are present at the site. Fire was seen billowing from the building just before it fell. At least three people, including a fireman, are dead and 20 others feared trapped in the debris after a four-story plastics factory in India's northern Ludhiana city caught fire and collapsed.
Mugabe to resign. Since Mugabe and his Zanu-PF party have had a stranglehold on authority since the 1980 revolution against colonialist rule in the former Rhodesia, the concept of usurpation seems rather quaint. Indeed, Mugabe was hoisted with his own petard as his once loyal lieutenants turned the tables against him and sealed his fate using the same methods he had used with perfection and brutal effect in his long political career.
The issues began with the scuffle in the Thiruvananthapuram corporation council meeting on Saturday over the installation of high-mast lamps. In October, a RSS activist was injured, while bombs were hurled at a BJP party office. Meanwhile, Mathrubhumi reported that the CPM's opposition to the BJP's resolution resulted in the two parties indulging in a brawl. Speaking to The NewsMinute , Congress councillor Vimal Kumar KC said that when the BJP councillors blocked the mayor, CPM's IP ...
The decision by acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke gives Haitians 18 months to return to their impoverished Caribbean country or legalize their status in the United States. At the end of the 18 months, Haitians who had TPS but remain in the US will return to whatever immigration status they previously held, leaving them facing possible detention and deportation.
The International Court of Justice faces a high-stakes deadlock over its remaining vacant seat, being contested by former Indian Supreme Court Judge Dalveer Bhandari and British candidate Christopher Greenwood. As per ICJ rules, the candidates need to gain majority in both the General assembly and Security Council to be declared elected. Both elections are held simultaneously but independently of each other.
In 2015, US fire departments responded to an estimated 1,760 home cooking fires on Thanksgiving, the peak day for such fires. Fire departments in the United States respond to more than 1,400 fires on average on Thanksgiving day, more than three times the average of any other day during the year.
Broadway was closed to traffic southbound at Prince Street. Several people were injured when scaffolding collapsed on a busy New York City sidewalk Sunday, officials said. "I saw the scaffolding fall and ran outside". The injured were taken to Bellevue Medical Center , according to ABC News. Heavy scaffolding and planks of wood came crashing down on top of two NY pedestrians today after heavy winds hit the city.
Moore has denied allegations of sexual misconduct. Trump has not followed suit, but through spokespeople has called the allegations troubling. The sexual abuse accusations swirling around Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore have now come from a total 8 women, but that apparently still isn't alarming enough to warrant a public response of opposition against Moore from Donald Trump.
Hudson said she enjoys spending time with and listening to the stories of those she is serving. "This is certainly a way to help those who have kind of a tough time, especially around the holidays, to have a good meal and a good time". The same is true with some volunteers. "He couldn't do the family thing", she said. "There are no excuses for people not to come", Neustel said. "It is open to anybody in the community, so its not just those who feel like they can't afford Thanksgiving, it ...
He was flanked by Gen. John Nicholson, commanded U.S. Forces Afghanistan and the Nato-led Resolute Support Mission (RSM). In a recent report, the UN Office on Drug and Crime said production and cultivation of poppy in Afghanistan reached record highs in 2017 with 9,000 metric tons of opium produced in 2017 in Afghanistan, an increase of 87 percent from 2016.
Both Oracle and the Trump administration denied the comments that Catz later recounted, BuzzFeed reports . Another attendee, Oracle lobbyist Ken Glueck, also denied the report , saying 'none of the statements attributed to General McMaster were said'.
Transgender Day of Remembrance helps unite the LGBTQ community with its allies on a platform of hope for a brighter and safer future for trans people. In Tillerson's words, he explicitly voiced support for transgender individuals. The report also emphasized that many transgender people living in poverty "rely on the underground economy to survive, including sex work, drug sales and other now criminalized work".
Cookies, hot chocolate and coffee will again be served. Families will bundle up to catch a glimpse of old Saint Nicolas downtown for the 27th annual Santa Claus parade. Huge electric snowflakes will decorate The John C. Ireland Bandstand and Victorian-era streetlamps adorned with angels blowing on trumpets will illuminate the walkways.
The White House wouldn't oppose removing from the Senate tax plan a controversial provision to repeal the individual healthcare mandate of the Affordable Care Act, budget director Mick Mulvaney said, if the move could help secure the vote of key Republicans.
Media channels earlier reported that Mr. Dar had sent resignation to PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, forcing the government to clarify the confusion. State Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb has termed the rumours of the resignation of Finance Minister Ishaq Dar fake and baseless.
The Arizona senator said GOP is toast if it becomes the "party of Roy Moore and Donald Trump". Jeff Flake said Monday the comments he made are more or less what he says publicly. At one point, he took a question from Mesa Mayor John Giles about possibly running for president in 2020 against Donald Trump. "In private moments, I think we all probably talk differently".
None of the reported injuries are considered life-threatening at this time, but one of the firefighters was transported to Westchester for burns. The Democrat says the personnel and other resources dispatched Monday to New Windsor in Orange County include homeland security staffers, state police, and environmental conservation enforcement officers and health department technicians.
Organised and getting ready for Brexit ". The EMA is the more alluring of the two bodies, as it promises to make its new host into a hub for Europe's medical industry. Eastern governments were left empty-handed when a first round of voting among eight candidates to host the European Banking Authority (EBA) snubbed Warsaw and Prague.
They were searching for the driver after receiving calls from some people who were offended by the display. If you know who owns this truck or it is yours, I would like to discuss it with you ... Karen Fonseca, the truck's owner, says the photo of the new sticker is real and was made for her. Fonseca, who has children, said she's heard the criticism from some parents.