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by | July 30, 2019 | 10:18

It was a sudden tripling of bread prices that initially triggered December protests against Bashir, which later turned into a nationwide movement against his three-decade rule. "No child should be buried in their school uniform", it said on Monday. Hemeti meets Egypt's Sisi Meanwhile, General Hamdan Daglo, also known as "Hemeti", deputy chief of the military council, met Egypt's president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Cairo on Monday on the eve of his talks with the opposition.

by | July 30, 2019 | 08:42

The Environment Agency has issued six flood warnings across the Midlands, North West, and east of England. Rochdale in Greater Manchester saw 100mm of rainfall - more than a month's worth - in 48 hours, according to the Met Office. Wolverhampton will see thundery showers and a moderate breeze throughout Tuesday , with highs of 19C (66.2F) and lows of 15C (59F). All 22 of Wales' local authorities are covered, and the Met Office said bus and train services could be cancelled.

by | July 30, 2019 | 08:27

In his post on Twitter, Mr Hemanth said: "Having lived in Indonesia and visited Bali, I can personally vouch for Indonesians being the gentlest, most respectful people I have met". When a staff member asks the family to explain themselves, a family member can be heard responding, " I will pay ". India must start cancelling passports of people who erode our credibility , ' the man who originally shared the footage said.

by | July 30, 2019 | 08:27

We tried to help them but the flames were too high and the fire too intense, so we could not do anything". Butt told AP that 15 people were wounded. In a statement, the military said five soldiers were among those killed in the plane crash.

by | July 30, 2019 | 06:56

The 8 p.m. update from the National Hurricane Center says not much development is expected while the "persistent area of cloudiness and thunderstorms" is over land. Forecasters also believe it could gain enough strength to be the next tropical storm of the Atlantic's current hurricane season by the end of the week.

by | July 30, 2019 | 05:44

The public is not in jeopardy, according to a statement from the Chippewa County Sheriff's Department. He declined to identify any of the victims, but he said the second shooting left a man, woman and juvenile boy dead. Sunday, after receiving several 911 calls about shots being fired in the area. "We're seldom in the news, which is just the way we like it". The suspect is thought to be one of the deceased, and is the suspect in both investigations.

by | July 30, 2019 | 05:27

Boeing spokesman Peter Pedraza said the company actually had informed the FAA about changes it made to the flight-control system, dubbed MCAS, during the 737 Max's development. "We now expect to receive only 30 Max deliveries in time for summer 20, down from 58, which will cut Ryanair's growth rate from seven to three per cent".

by | July 30, 2019 | 04:48

It took over half a day for the customs teams to break all 55 packages all open. There is a booming market in Vietnam and China for tiger meat despite it being illegal. That comes after authorities in Singapore last week said they seized a record haul of 8.8 tons of ivory headed to Vietnam that came from almost 300 African elephants.

by | July 30, 2019 | 04:14

President Donald Trump tweeted on Friday. The current row is linked to a law passed by the French parliament this month on taxing digital companies for income even if their headquarters are elsewhere. The US Trade Representative's Office (USTR) last month said it would hold a hearing on August 19 in its probe of the planned tax, which could lead to the United States imposing new tariffs or other trade restrictions.

by | July 30, 2019 | 03:01

They said all the pilgrims putting up at different halting stations and base camps were safe. "This includes yatris going to both Baltal and Pahalgam base camps", he said. A total of 3,14,584 pilgrims have paid their obeisance since the pilgrimage started on July 1. The dead included 29 pilgrims, two "sevadaars" (volunteers) and two security personnel deployed enroute the yatra route.

by | July 29, 2019 | 23:45

Sayed Ullah, secretary of the Arakan Rohingya Society for Peace and Human Rights, said the refugee delegation simply pressed their citizenship demand. He opined that all the Myanmar efforts are "eye wash" and only to "divert" worldwide pressure from the country. The research mapped the current status of 392 Rohingya settlements identified by the United Nations as damaged or destroyed during the 2017 crackdown and found more than 320 settlements with no sign of reconstruction, according to ...

by | July 29, 2019 | 23:41

O'Rourke says he was lying on his board in the water, between 20 to 30 yards from the south side of the pier, when it happened at around 3:30 p.m. The whole thing was caught on video, which shows O'Rourke briefly struggling with the shark after he gets knocked off his board.

by | July 29, 2019 | 23:28

U.S. soybean supplies to China, the world's biggest market, slumped in the first half of this year to the lowest level in more than a decade as little progress was made on ending a trade dispute between the two. USDA rules require exporters to report any grain sales of more than 100,000 tonnes to a single destination within 24 hours. China's demand for soybeans crushed into livestock feed has also decreased dramatically in recent months as African Swine Fever swept across the country, ...

by | July 29, 2019 | 23:31

Gen Dunford made the remarks during an interaction with a small group of reporters in Baghdad. The Taliban said on Sunday they will not hold direct talks with the Afghan government and rejected a statement from a senior minister about plans to hold such a meeting in the next two weeks, a senior Taliban official said.

by | July 29, 2019 | 23:21

Juan Rodriguez, 39, of Rockland County was charged with two counts each of manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide. Juan Rodriguez, 39, told the officers he thought he had dropped the twins off at day care before he went to his job at a Bronx hospital on Friday, according to a criminal complaint filed by the district attorney's office.

by | July 29, 2019 | 23:21

Two U.S. service members lost their lives in Afghanistan on Monday, 29th of July, 2019. "Drawdown. Reduce. It won't just be us", said Pompeo, speaking at the Economic Club of Washington, D.C, as quoted by The Washington Post. On Monday, he said there had been "real progress" in negotiations. Kris Kobach, another Republican and a former Kansas secretary of state , announced on July 8 that he would run for the Senate seat.

by | July 29, 2019 | 23:19

York Regional Police have one man in custody after the discovery of four bodies in a Markham, Ont., home. A man, who identified himself only as Rafiq, said he lives in the neighbourhood and has known the victims for more than a decade. Investigators are appealing to anyone with information to contact police. Area residents gathered near the home Sunday night said it was a peaceful "close-knit community".

by | July 29, 2019 | 23:18

He said security forces were told to clear a lawless area close to the sit-in, not to raze the protest camp. He also said the order was issued to whip protesters. This governing body would then install an overall civilian administration as demanded by demonstrators. Media captionTomi Oladipo explains Sudan's vitality-sharing deal between the militia and the opposition.

by | July 29, 2019 | 22:55

On a visit to Faslane naval base in Scotland , Mr Johnson said: "We are aiming for a new deal as I have said and that is what I think we can achieve with good will on all sides". It comes after Mr Johnson announced a £3.6bn towns fund over the weekend, supporting an initial 100 towns in England. Scottish Secretary Alister Jack said: "It's really great news that the Prime Minister is committed to ensuring that every part of Scotland benefits from United Kingdom Government Growth Deals".

by | July 29, 2019 | 22:39

As reported by the BBC , there is also an issue of the prisons being underfunded, which leads to the hiring of poorly-trained prison guards, ill-equipped to keep fights contained after they break out. However, with the vast majority of prisons run by Brazil's overstretched state governments, Bolsonaro is limited on what he can achieve from Brasilia.