His radical proposals, outlined in a program labeled Vision 2030, aim to diversify the economy, with a bigger role for women and a partial privatizing of the Saudi state oil company. He led a crackdown against al-Qaeda cells in Saudi Arabia between 2003 and 2007 and has been vocal about his country's fight against extremists. British Prime Minister Theresa May also welcomed Prince Mohammed's appointment.
Turkey and Israel were informed of the launches of cruise missiles in a timely manner, the ministry said. Russian Federation is the most powerful ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime, and the rare air-to-air encounter prompted Moscow to suspend a de-confliction hotline with the US-led coalition, created to prevent any accidents in the skies over Syria.
Former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar was on Thursday announced as the Opposition's Presidential nominee. Asked to comment on Nitish Kumars JD-U, which is supporting Kovind and stayed out of meeting, she said, We do hope that other opposition parties join us. Gandhi added that she was not upset with anybody.
Britain's minister in charge of Brexit talks warned today that any bid from within the Conservative Party to unseat Prime Minister Theresa May would be "catastrophic" for negotiations. "I want a stable backdrop to this Brexit negotiation", Davis said. Ms Patel, the global development secretary, also refused to deny harbouring leadership ambitions.
CNN is changing its reporting procedures on the Russian Federation probe following an online story that was published Thursday and then retracted and deleted the next day, the Washington Examiner reported Sunday. The report cited a meeting in January between RDIF head Kirill Dmitriev and Scaramucci, founder of SkyBridge Capital and a noted Trump supporter. As Bloomberg noted, it was "the first public contact between the incoming administration and Kremlin-backed business".
Also unclear was whether the president's comment confirming he was under investigation was based on direct knowledge or media reports that Mueller is examining whether the president obstructed justice by firing Comey last month. While he called the Russian investigation a 'phony story, ' he seemingly confirmed that he is in fact under investigation for obstruction of justice.
On the same day, Takata filed for bankruptcy protection at the Tokyo District Court as it faces ballooning liabilities in connection with an extensive recall of defective air bags. Money from the sale will go to pay claims against Takata, including a court-ordered $850 million that will reimburse automakers for their expenses. At the end of April, only 22% of the 69 million recalled inflators in the U.S.
Sandoval said Medicaid expansion provided coverage to about 210,000 people in Nevada. HSA savers: The Senate bill boosts the tax break for people in high-deductible plans in both the individual market and employer plans, by allowing them to put enough into their health savings accounts to cover much more of their out-of-pocket costs.
The president said Comey "did admit that what I said was right". It follows the House of Representatives' approval of a healthcare bill last month. But the president had steadfastly refused to clarify whether any tapes existed. He's made this kind of mistake of misjudging people before. However, prior to Comey leaking the memorandum to the Times , the newspaper had published accounts of Comey's descriptions of his meetings with Trump.
The Chief Minister should explain to people why he is supporting the NDA candidate and not Meira Kumar. Mr Singh said that the party had already raised the issue earlier but the top leadership in the RJD downplayed the controversy and no action against leaders were taken.
The 23-year-old Texan joined Tiger Woods as the only PGA Tour players with 10 victories in the era since World War II. However, her round of four-under 67 was overshadowed by the brilliant 61 shot by Korean So Yeon Ryu , a tournament record at the Pinnacle Country Club .
They were reported missing by Catherine Lindsay - who was teaching them English - but the family has now been found. "Equally, there may be people who thankfully may have managed to escape the fire and for whatever reason have not let their family or friends or police know", he said .
Dubose and Rowe are being extradited to Georgia to face murder charges. ( Georgia Department of Corrections via AP). Deal mentioned in his statement Thursday night. Deal said more details would be forthcoming. Correctional officers Christopher Monica , 42 and Curtis Billue , 58, were both killed, the Georgia Department of Corrections confirmed .
One other man along with Ramesh has been arrested in connection with the killing. No arrests have been made so far. "It was another person who stabbed the man, not me". They had an argument with Junaid and his brother over the issue of seats. "We can not disclose the name of the accused right now. Clearly, if such incidents can occur in a crowded train, it is because the perpetrators are confident of political support and patronage", they said in a statement.
Kuwait has handed Qatar a list of demands by the UAE, Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and Egypt , the Qatari broadcaster Al Jazeera reported earlier Friday. It also demands that Qatar pay reparations to Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt for damages or costs incurred because of Qatari policies, according to Reuters .
Local radio stations in Liberia are been jammed by messages congratulations from Christians on the observing of Eid al-Fitr to their fellow Muslims around the country. Muslims across the city will start Eid with prayers and end it with celebrations accompanied by feasting. The crescent committee once again hoped that it will be successful in holding the month of Ramadan and celebrations of Eid on the same day.
The president appeared to be referring to Wednesday's congressional testimony by Jeh Johnson , Obama's former homeland security secretary, who said that after the Democratic National Committee's email servers were hacked, the DNC declined an offer by the Department of Homeland Security to help the party committee, which also had been in touch with the Federal Bureau of Investigation , identify intruders and patch vulnerabilities.
Col. Ryan Dillon, a spokesman for the US-led coalition's operation against ISIS in Syria and Iraq, said the coalition "cannot confirm these reports at this time". CNN Senior International Correspondent Clarissa Ward warned that the details provided by the Russians were inconsistent with the typical behavior of ISIS leaders.
Attention has focused on the 24-story tower's external cladding material, which has been blamed for the rapid spread of that blaze, but multiple other fire risks have now been identified in some housing blocks. "I'll just have to accept it now". Carl McDowell, 31, said he took one look at the inflatable beds at the gym and went back to his Taplow apartment to sleep there overnight.
On Sunday, he ordered top aides to formulate a new plan but said little more. As part of the decision, work on the egalitarian prayer area erected at Robinson's Arch, located on the southern edge of the Western Wall plaza, will continue. Silverman compared the bill to a 2010 bill on conversions in Israel, which American Jewish groups also opposed because they argued it would delegitimize non-Orthodox conversions.
The office said the incident is under investigation and pledged to release more information as it becomes available. It is the second such attack in the past week and the USA military confirms that at least some of the casualties are American soldiers.
Comey stop investigating anyone". Comey delivered congressional testimony on Thursday that Trump asked the FBI chief to end an investigation into a top aide and demanded a pledge of loyalty - claims disputed by Trump. "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication". When Comey was sacked, the White House alluded to the director's failure to move forward with the investigation of 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's use of a private email ...
The area, which is used by USA special forces to train Syrian rebel groups for future campaigns against the so-called Islamic State , has emerged as the latest battleground between US -backed forces and Iranian-sponsored supporters of the Syrian government.
Kuwait presented Qatar a list of demands from Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Egypt , Saudi-run Al-Arabiya TV reported on Friay. The list also calls on Qatar to close the Turkish military base that is now under construction in Qatar as well as sever ties to all terrorist, sectarian and ideological organizations including the Muslim Brotherhood , Islamic State, al-Qaeda, Jabhat Fath al-Sham (formerly al-Nusra Front) and Lebanon's Shiite Hezbollah ...
With OSU batters trying to work him deep into counts, Gilbert threw nearly exclusively fastballs, recorded 17 first-pitch strikes to the 25 batters he faced, walked only one (and that came with two outs in the 4th), never allowed a leadoff hitter to reach base and got 6 of his 7 strikeouts on called third strikes.