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by | January 14, 2018 | 20:34

Hamas leader Jihad Taha blamed Israel for the attack. Hamas did not immediately issue a statement on the blast. Medical sources reported that he sustained serious injuries to his legs. The Red Cross confirmed that there was only one person wounded in the blast and said he had been transported to hospital in a civilian vehicle. Sidon, which lies some 40 kilometres south of the capital Beirut, is home to two of Lebanon's 12 Palestinian refugee camps.

by | January 14, 2018 | 19:22

Mumbai: The most anticipated film of 2018, 'Veere Di Wedding' has got a new mahurat as it release date has been pushed to June 1. It's uncertain what exactly caused the delay of the release date. After few months of giving birth to her lovely child, Taimur Ali Khan, Kareena resumed shooting for her upcoming film, 'Veere Di Wedding' . Permanent Roommates actor Sumeet Vyas will be playing Kapoor Khan's love interest in the film.

by | January 14, 2018 | 18:44

Trump reportedly demanded to know why the United States should accept immigrants from "shithole countries", after lawmakers raised the issue of protections for immigrants from African nations, Haiti and El Salvador. According to reports, Trump pushed for Haitians to be excluded from any immigration deal, asking, " Why do we want people from Haiti here? ". He said Trump used the most vulgar term "more than once".

by | January 14, 2018 | 18:43

President Donald Trump on Friday for reportedly using vulgar language to describe Haiti and countries in Africa . In a tweet , Clinton denounced Trump's remarks, which were made in a private meeting with lawmakers on Thursday, saying that Friday should be a day of remembrance for the 2010 quake in Haiti .

by | January 14, 2018 | 17:04

PHIVOLCS said traces of ash fell on Barangay Anoling in Daraga, Barangays Sua, Quirangay, Tumpa, Ilawod, Salugan of Camalig, and Barangays Tandarora, Maninila, and Travesia in Guinobatan. The seismological office urged the public not to enter the 6-kilometer radius Permanent Danger Zone (PDZ), where sudden explosions, rockfalls and landslides could occur.

by | January 14, 2018 | 16:17

Mixed precipitation expected. Rain will change to a mix of freezing rain and sleet early this morning before changing over to all snow. Light snow moves in Sunday evening and when it wraps up after midnight we could have a couple inches of snow back on the ground.

by | January 14, 2018 | 15:57

United State's President Donald Trump is not new to controversies, but his "shithole" remarks against African countries seem to have ruffled many feathers across the region as leaders come out to condemn and demand for apology. 'The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough , but this was not the language used, ' he said. "He said, 'Haitians? Do we need more Haitians?' And then he went on and started to describe the immigration from Africa that was being protected in this ...

by | January 14, 2018 | 15:42

The plane touched the runway but then veered to the left, nosediving down the cliff before getting stuck in mud a few feet away from the sea. The Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-800 with 162 passengers and six crew had flown from Ankara and just landed at Trabzon on the Black Sea coast.

by | January 14, 2018 | 15:34

The U.S. leader has been under fire at home and overseas after he reportedly referred to Haiti and African nations as " shithole countries " during a meeting on an immigration deal with a group of bipartisan lawmakers at the White House on Thursday .

by | January 14, 2018 | 15:31

The next sanctions waivers are due in May. Iran has said it's not interested in any renegotiation and would nearly certainly view a side agreement between the US and Europe as a violation of the deal. The EU said in a statement it had taken note of Trump's decision and would assess its implications. Washington also announced sanctions against 14 entities and people, including the head of Iran's judiciary, Ayatollah Sadeq Larijani.

by | January 14, 2018 | 15:20

South Africa might have ended their innings with similar thoughts; starting from Hashim Amla's run-out dismissal late on day one, they lost their last seven wickets for 89 runs. Du Plessis went to his 17th Test half-century and was undone by a wonderful in-swinger by Ishant Sharma, that ripped out his middle stump. Ishant Sharma picked two wickets on day 2 of the match.

by | January 14, 2018 | 15:16

The group's mission in Washington DC expressed its " shock, dismay and outrage " and said the Trump administration misunderstood Africans. The U.S. president reportedly made the comment during a meeting with congressional leaders in the Oval Office on Thursday.

by | January 14, 2018 | 15:11

English's argument hinges upon the notion that the CFPB was meant to be an independent agency, and cites the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act, which created the agency. Under a succession order in the Dodd-Frank Act, English would become acting director once Cordray's resignation took effect. With both Mulvaney and English arguing that they were the legitimate Acting Director of the Bureau, English filed a lawsuit seeking a temporary restraining order.

by | January 14, 2018 | 15:05

In response to President Trump's reportedly calling Haiti and regions in Africa "shithole countries", US immigrants are sharing their inspiring résumés on Twitter . He was fuming about the latest bipartisan deal on immigration. In a statement, White House spokesman Raj Shah said Trump is "fighting for permanent solutions that make our country stronger by welcoming those who can contribute to our society, grow our economy and assimilate into our great nation".

by | January 14, 2018 | 14:53

All 162 passengers and crew on board the Pegasus Airlines' Boeing 737-800 miraculously escaped injury and were safely evacuated early on Sunday morning following the incident at Trabzon Airport, located in the eastern Black Sea region of Turkey .

by | January 14, 2018 | 14:51

Goodlatte, chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, introduced the bill alongside Republican leaders of several other House committees and subcommittees related to immigration and national security. DACA protected young undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children from deportation. Republican Sen. Tom Cotton, a key Trump supporter and immigration hardliner, called the bipartisan proposal "a joke", Bloomberg News reported .

by | January 14, 2018 | 14:45

African politicians and diplomats labelled US President Donald Trump a racist on Friday (local time ) after he was reported to have described some immigrants from Africa and Haiti as coming from " s***hole " countries. Trump's alleged comments were met with condemnation from the United Nations . Trump said , according to Washington Post . Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett, reporting from Washington , DC, said: "The calls for the president to apologise for his remarks are ...

by | January 14, 2018 | 14:27

How do I live stream the Premier League match between Liverpool vs Manchester City online? For me, this is Manchester City's toughest remaining away game in the league. The Reds will be playing their first match since losing Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona but Jurgen Klopp insists they still have enough firepower to cope without the Brazilian global during the second half of the season.

by | January 14, 2018 | 14:12

The administration said it would expand the scope of its monitoring and "quickly ascertain the spread and drift of overflowing oil" from the wrecked ship. The Hong Kong-based vessel's 21 crew members were evacuated. The tanker, called the Sanchi , which had been adrift in the East China Sea since January 7, "suddenly ignited" around 4 am GMT (9.30 am Indian Standard Time), China Central Television said.

by | January 14, 2018 | 14:09

To keep the U.S. in the nuclear agreement in the future, senior administration officials said Trump will pressure European partners to agree to impose new conditions on Iranian behavior. JCPOA is not renegotiable: "rather than repeating exhausted rhetoric, U.S. must bring itself into full compliance-just like Iran", he wrote. Trump said he is open to working with Congress on bipartisan legislation regarding Iran.