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by | August 20, 2018 | 00:39

Amer is the head of a Saudi charity, the Haji and Mutamer Gift Charitable Association, which is offering between 18 and 24 capsules for pilgrims to nap in for free in the coming days. Thousands of rescuers were continuing efforts to reach out to stranded people and get relief supplies to isolated areas by hundreds of boats and almost two dozen helicopters, Kurian said.

by | August 19, 2018 | 22:20

Prosecutors in the USA bear the burden of proving a defendant's guilt. Manafort has been charged with bank and tax fraud in the first trial stemming from the probe overseen by U.S. "I think it's a very sad day for our country", the President said at the White House . The case is the first to go to trial stemming from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 US election, although the charges largely predate Manafort's five months working on Donald ...

by | August 19, 2018 | 22:14

When he met with representatives of political parties in Seoul on Thursday, President Moon Jae-in of South Korea said that negotiations between the United States and North Korea have recently gained "speed", with Pompeo planning to visit North Korea again, according to Yun So-ha, an opposition leader, who briefed reporters on the meeting.

by | August 19, 2018 | 20:27

The Times reported that McGahn and his attorney were anxious that Trump was setting him up to take the blame for any possible illegal acts of obstruction, so they sought to cooperate as fully as possible with Mueller's probe. President Trump launched a fresh attack on the newspaper on Sunday, describing its report as "a fake piece" for implying Mr McGahn had incriminating information to share.

by | August 19, 2018 | 11:07

Over 160 people have already lost their lives and more 300000 have been moved to relief camps. A young officer safely winched to safety a baby from a building marooned by flood waters yesterday, while at another place girl students from a hostel were rescued in a similar manner.

by | August 19, 2018 | 09:27

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says small tsunami waves have been observed. A spokesperson for GNS science said the quake was 580km below the Earth which would have dampened the shaking at the surface. Thousands of tourists have left Lombok since the Aug 5 quake, fearing further earthquakes , some on extra flights provided by airlines and others on ferries to the neighbouring island of Bali.

by | August 19, 2018 | 05:11

Manigault Newman this week infuriated Trump with the release of conversations that she secretly recorded during her time working for his administration, which is the subject of a tell-all book she is now promoting. Indeed, the source explained that Manigault Newman is prepared to release material from her stockpile if the White House continues its personal relations assault against her.

by | August 19, 2018 | 00:00

Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel stated today that Germany is advocating for boosting good relations with Russian Federation and, to that end, she will meet with President Vladimir Putin . I think it's in everyone's interests, including Europe's, ' he said. Strache, who joined Austria's governing coalition past year, praised Kneissl on Saturday as a "bridge builder" as he congratulated the married couple and wished them "all the luck in the world and eternal love!" Opposition ...

by | August 18, 2018 | 21:28

Never let someone hold you up! Trump said it was possible the parade could be staged next year if the cost "comes WAY DOWN" and added that with the savings "we can buy some more jet fighters!" About an hour after the president's tweet, Mayor Muriel E.

by | August 18, 2018 | 20:44

It's a picture he took on election night 2016: Donald Trump is reaching for the first draft of his acceptance speech, just as victory seemed imminent. However, assuming she has an agreement with the writer that such comments would be off-the-record, Kellyanne says to attribute her quotes to an anonymous source.

by | August 18, 2018 | 20:25

The motion filed Friday by Christopher Watts' attorney, James Merson, also asked that DNA swabs be taken from the girls' necks. Prosecutors said that Christopher Watts is being held in protective custody because of the publicity surrounding the case.

by | August 18, 2018 | 18:56

Annan's death, following a short illness, was announced earlier on Saturday. "He rose through the ranks to lead the organization into the new millennium with matchless dignity and determination", Mr Guterres, who was led the United Nations refugees department, said in a statement .

by | August 18, 2018 | 18:42

The US will end funding for stabilization efforts in Syria in another sign of President Donald Trump's intent to pull out of the long-running conflict. Jeffrey, a former USA ambassador to Turkey, Iraq and Albania who also served as a deputy national security adviser to President George W. Bush, will hold the title of "special representative for Syrian engagement".

by | August 18, 2018 | 13:41

The President said he would "soon" revoke the clearance of Bruce Ohr, a Justice Department official whom Trump has criticized for his connections to a dossier of infamous allegations about the US President and Russian Federation. He went on to say, "Are the Republicans on the Hill who have given him a pass - are they going to wait for a disaster to happen before they actually find their backbones and spines to speak up against somebody who clearly, clearly, is not carrying out his ...

by | August 18, 2018 | 11:48

Hook led the Trump administration's ultimately unsuccessful attempt to negotiate changes to the nuclear deal with European allies before the president decided in May to pull out of the accord. Critics of the administration's approach suggested that Hook's new position was a sign the U.S. was adopting a policy of regime change in Iran, something that Pompeo and other officials have denied.

by | August 18, 2018 | 08:40

Kumar in a series of tweets also shared pictures of meeting of Swaraj with other leaders separately, including Bangladesh Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmud Ali and Acting Foreign Minister of Sri Lanka Lakshman Kiriella. Pakistan's prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan remembered Vajpayee as a "tall personality of the subcontinent", news agency ANI quoted him as saying.

by | August 18, 2018 | 07:43

The Turkish lira has lost almost 40 percent of its value against the dollar this year. He said: "We put sanctions on several cabinet members". "They have not proven to be a good friend", Trump said of Turkey during the cabinet meeting.

by | August 18, 2018 | 05:57

Wuerl defended himself, releasing a statement Tuesday that said he had "acted with diligence, with concern for the victims and to prevent future acts of abuse". Conference of Catholic Bishops, said in a statement. "The substance of the report is brutally graphic and profoundly disturbing as a chronicle of evil inflicted on hundreds of innocents", Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput said in a weekly letter to Catholics.

by | August 18, 2018 | 05:48

In excerpts from " Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House ", Omarosa questions her former boss over video that seems to show Trump snatching the arm of Prime Minister Duško Marković as he walked toward the front of a group of leaders.

by | August 18, 2018 | 05:42

That is disqualifying for Mueller. Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein, while not specifying Ohr's current job, has said that he has no involvement in Mueller's investigation, begun a year ago. "There's no silence. If anything, I'm giving them a bigger voice", Trump said. "Many people don't even know who [McRaven] is, and now he has a bigger voice".