by | May 01, 2019 | 10:41

Access to Facebook, WhatsApp, Viber and YouTube was blocked by the government soon after the attacks in a bid to prevent the spread of what it called inflammatory rumours and fake news that could have provoked more violence. Sri Lanka remains on high alert eight days after Islamist attacks that hit churches and hotels. However, cordon and search searches were carried out across the country and 13 foreign nationals overstaying their visas were arrested, police said .

by | May 01, 2019 | 08:59

Al-Sisi ousted Morsi, installed himself as president then put hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood leaders and those who protested the takeover on trial. In the first parliamentary elections after President Hosni Mubarak's overthrow in February 2011, the political party associated with the Muslim Brotherhood ascended to power, winning almost half the seats in Egypt's parliament.

by | May 01, 2019 | 08:53

But his security adviser, a retired general, said Guaido's support among the military appeared "weak". "The Maduro regime, while it exists will still be illegitimate and completely incapable of solving the problems of the Venezuelan people".

by | May 01, 2019 | 08:52

Zarif on Sunday accused the U.S. of attempting to "bring Iran to its knees" with sanctions and accused a "B Team" of Iran hawks - including Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the Saudis, and National Security Advisor John Bolton - of pushing U.S.

by | May 01, 2019 | 08:39

The 59-year-old was presented with the items his father Akihito relinquished a day earlier: sacred imperial treasures of a sword and a jewel, as well as the seal of the state and his personal imperial seal. "When I think about the important responsibility I have assumed, I am filled with a sense of solemnity". She has struggled, however, to adjust to palace life, including being subjected to enormous pressure to produce a male heir, and has suffered stress-induced "adjustment disorder" for ...

by | May 01, 2019 | 07:40

Both sides have discussed recent public announcements by Japanese auto makers, including Toyota Motor Corp's decision to invest more in USA plants. Toyota, Japan's largest automaker, said last month it would exceed a 2017 pledge to invest $10 billion over five years with a new commitment to reach almost $13 billion over that period.

by | May 01, 2019 | 05:53

It got the attention of Stephen Colbert, who spent some time talking about Biden's campaign video , which talked about Trump's reaction to Charlottesville - something that the president had to explain again. In Pittsburgh, he'll speak about rebuilding the middle class after receiving the endorsement of the International Association of Fire Fighters. Nevertheless, Biden's 2020 message has become more clear since the release of his campaign announcement video with the confusing slogan, ...

by | May 01, 2019 | 03:24

Democrats have subpoenaed the Justice Department for the full report and the underlying evidence. The tense relations are notable given how Barr breezed through his confirmation process, picking up support from a few Democrats and offering reassuring words about the Justice Department's independence and the importance of protecting the special counsel's investigation.

by | May 01, 2019 | 02:39

The Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an unarmed woman in July 2017 was convicted of murder on Tuesday, the coda to a dramatic, years-long case that provoked worldwide indignation and forced changes in the city's police department.

by | May 01, 2019 | 02:32

Two people suffered life-threatening injuries and two others suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to Mecklenburg EMS. "Secure yourself immediately", the university said in an alert, referring to the school's Kennedy building on campus.

by | April 30, 2019 | 23:52

In the complaint, Trump, his adult children Donald Jr., Eric and Ivanka, and the Trump Organization accused House leaders of pursuing records for no legitimate or lawful objective. District Court's Southern District of NY, contended that demands for records by Democrat-controlled House committees have no legitimate or lawful goal.

by | April 30, 2019 | 22:57

These cats are just as same as the domesticated cats but they hunt in the wild. Gregory Andrews, the national commissioner of threatened species told the Sydney Morning Herald that since feral cats were first introduced by European settlers they have helped drive an estimated 20 mammal species to extinction.

by | April 30, 2019 | 22:55

There has been talk about Facebook' efforts to consolidate its disparate app framework to a unified backend and create one master messaging platform for the company. Users will also notice that Group recommendations will crop up in more places, but they'll be more relevant to what you're doing in the app. One such tool will allow users to watch videos together in Messenger, while also viewing each other's reactions in simultaneous texts and video chats.

by | April 30, 2019 | 22:24

Mark Meadows said Monday night that he is doubtful House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer will emerge from the White House Tuesday with an infrastructure deal in hand. Trump's latest $1 trillion infrastructure proposal-included as part of his March budget request to Congress-was remarkably less detailed than the February 2018 proposal, and put much less emphasis on reforming the way infrastructure dollars are spent.

by | April 30, 2019 | 21:30

Another threat of heavy rain and gusty winds persists in the region due to very severe cyclonic storm "Fani" , even though the trajectory at present remains uncertain. According to the IMD, light to moderate rainfall is very likely over Kerala, north coastal Tamil Nadu and south coastal Andhra Pradesh in the next 24 hours.

by | April 30, 2019 | 20:34

Bolton admitted that Joseph Yun , a State Department envoy sent to North Korea in 2017 to get Warmbier , signed a document pledging the U.S. would pay for his release. "The president's been successful in getting 20-plus hostages released from imprisonment around the world and hasn't paid anything for any of them", the national security adviser said.

by | April 30, 2019 | 20:28

According to Timme, its been a challenge to raise funds for Cyclone Idai that hit Mozambique nearly two months ago and now they have to source more for Cyclone Kenneth . The government said that 160,000 people were at risk. Idai hit central Mozambique six weeks ago and communities in that region are still reeling from floods that swept away homes, roads and bridges, leaving around 1,000 people dead and hundreds of thousands without shelter.

by | April 30, 2019 | 19:28

Kenneth is the second powerful tropical storm to hit southeast Africa in five weeks. The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) described it as the strongest cyclone to ever lash the continent, and predicted further heavy rain over the coming days.

by | April 30, 2019 | 18:42

Trump on Monday lashed the Times as well, though he appeared to be focused chiefly on the newspaper's attitude toward him. "Whatever your interpretation of this particular image, we can only conclude that The New York Times is deliberately giving the Jewish community the proverbial finger even while it apologizes for its other cartoon", tweeted HonestReporting, a non-governmental organization that monitors anti-Israel media bias, regarding the weekend cartoon.

by | April 30, 2019 | 16:33

Xinhua news agency, however, put the number of dead at 12. "Landslides and floods could happen again if rainfall is high", he said . Tents, rubber boats, fast foods, clean waters, baby foods, bailey bridges and reconnecting transportation are among the dire needs, he added.