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by | July 28, 2019 | 22:15

Saleh is seen seated alongside Ghani during an election commission event in this file footage from January 2019. Afghanistan's public health ministry said two persons were killed and 13 more injured in the attack. The Taliban have been holding peace talks with the United States (US) for almost a year but have refused to meet with the government, which it views as a puppet regime.

by | July 28, 2019 | 21:58

Marcus Hutchins , who became popular when he helped stop the WannaCry attack two years ago, just saved his ass from going to jail for his infamous malware (created separately). Hutchins' attorney, Klein said, " Without precedent but more than appropriately, the judge encouraged Marcus to seek a pardon ". USA prosecutors argued Hutchins gathered bore responsibility for his actions.

by | July 28, 2019 | 21:51

Mr Trump went on to condemn Ms Pelosi's record in the House of Representatives and called for an end to the "Witch Hunt Hoax" against him from the Democrats. What response has there been to Mr Trump's tweets? She wrote on Twitter that "it is so sad" to interpret turning "the light now shining on #WestBaltimore into a race issue", adding that Cummings "could help get his district in order".

by | July 28, 2019 | 20:58

The case has caused widespread outrage in Romania , where thousands marched in protest against authorities' slow response on Saturday. She called the emergency hotline three times on Thursday morning, saying she was kidnapped by a vehicle driver who had picked her up, reports from the AFP news agency.

by | July 28, 2019 | 20:13

According to YouTube analytics website Social Blade , the two channels - Boram Tube ToysReview and Boram Tube Vlog - have the largest number of subscribers and earn the most marketing revenue among South Korean YouTube channels. Just last month, another popular children's YouTube channel, Ttua Ttuji TV, which features twin girls, also came under fire after sharing a video of the two girls eating a giant octopus.

by | July 28, 2019 | 19:53

Joint Chiefs of Staff was visiting Kabul , officials said. After his Kabul visit, the envoy is set to leave for Qatar's capital, Doha, where the eighth round of peace talks with Taliban leaders to negotiate the withdrawal of global troops - the militant group's main demand - is scheduled to take place.

by | July 28, 2019 | 19:09

Seven Israeli teenagers were freed from custody in Cyprus on Sunday after a 19-year-old British woman admitted her report of being raped by a dozen people was untrue, a lawyer and Cypriot officials said. The remaining seven had their remand order renewed for another six days on Friday. She is due to appear in court on Monday. "The Cyprus Police conducted a thorough professional investigation", Attorney Nik Jeslovich, who represents some of the Israeli suspects stated.

by | July 28, 2019 | 16:37

Relations have since cooled with Mr Trump threatening to retaliate against French plans for a new tax on multinational companies. His comments came after French President Emmanuel Macron slapped a 3 percent tax on the revenues of high-performing tech giants like Facebook and Amazon .

by | July 28, 2019 | 16:01

Besides the three on board MT Riah , 18 Indians are still on board the British oil tanker Stena Impero which was seized last week by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards in the Strait of Hormuz . "The Danish government looks positively towards a possible contribution to such initiative", Foreign Minister Jeppe Kofod said in a statement. Reports indicated that Iran has given consular access to the Indian sailors of the Stena Impero .

by | July 28, 2019 | 15:15

Jack confirmed the positive test and claimed she did not take the substance knowingly. She said she felt "great sadness and heartache" and added: "I did NOT take this substance knowingly". "I think that Mack has made a stand for something that he truly believes in, " Russell said. According to a statement on the official website of Swimming Australia on Saturday, the test was conducted by the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) on June 26, and the swimmer Shayna Jack ...

by | July 28, 2019 | 13:33

The response stated: "We continue to contest the very legitimacy of the breach decisions themselves, we find the scale of proposed penalty to be particularly inappropriate and disproportionate per Ofcom's own track record". Relations between London and Moscow plunged after the March 2018 nerve-agent attack on Skripal. "Such accusations are all the more surprising as the national media of the United Kingdom regularly allows the distortion of facts and deliberate substitution of concepts in ...

by | July 28, 2019 | 11:17

Thomas Smith, an environmental geographer at the London School of Economics, told USA TODAY that the magnitude of these fires has never been seen in the 16-year satellite record, and because they are burning carbon stores, they are inevitably feeding a vicious warming cycle.

by | July 28, 2019 | 10:14

They were all water polo players, except for the Brazilian. The BBC reports that the two people who died were aged 27 and 38 and were not competitors in the championships. "We are aware of an incident occurring at a nightclub in Gwangju overnight and sending our thoughts to all involved", a Swimming Australia statement said.

by | July 28, 2019 | 09:52

A ballistic missile is launched and tested in an undisclosed location, Iran, March 9, 2016. However, neither Oman nor Iran has confirmed that mediation efforts are underway. The Iranian government, however, denied losing any of its drones. Iranian officials have said the Stena Impero with its crew of 23 - none of whom are British nationals - had violated global shipping laws during its transit through the Strait of Hormuz.

by | July 28, 2019 | 02:55

European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker told Johnson on Thursday that EU officials have no mandate to renegotiate the Brexit withdrawal agreement, and chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said eliminating the Irish backstop was "unacceptable".

by | July 28, 2019 | 01:15

Mr Johnson also pledged to enhance infrastructure, recruit 20,000 new law enforcement officers and "stage up" college spending. British Prime Minister Theresa May has tendered her resignation to Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday.

by | July 28, 2019 | 01:03

Moscow police detained almost 700 protesters Saturday as thousands gathered downtown in continuing protests that had been building for weeks after election officials prevented opposition candidates from running in September local elections.

by | July 28, 2019 | 00:59

FLood rescue teams from the Navy including diving teams were also part of the rescue operations . In an unprecedented measure, the Maharashtra government requested the defence officials to arrange airlift of passengers. However, the break in rains will help the water levels reduce. "However, as of now, strong westerly winds continue to feed moisture over land leading to on-and-off showers till Sunday morning", said Mahesh Palawat, vice president (meteorology and climate change), Skymet.

by | July 28, 2019 | 00:43

Friday, according to police. It was then that he says he discovered what had happened to the babies, IDed as Phoenix and Mariza (also called Luna) Rodriguez . Authorities found Rodriguez with his auto near the intersection of West Kingsbridge Road and Kingsbridge Terrace, WNBC reported. The 1-year-old boy and girl were pronounced dead at the scene.

by | July 28, 2019 | 00:43

A detention order issued by prosecutors was shown on Italian state broadcaster RAI, naming the suspects as Gabriel Christian Natale Hjorth and Finnegan Lee Elder . Asked how Elder was doing psychologically, he replied simply: "worn out". The judge has not ruled if they will be kept in jail beyond an initial three-day period.