Israel banned Muslim men under the age of 50 from a contested Jerusalem shrine on Friday, ahead of expected protests over the installation of metal detectors there. "We should look at the facts and the truth - the installation of metal detectors does not constitute any change in the status quo", he said . It also prompted the police to clear the plaza of the Gate of Tribes.
Police said no officers were injured during the incident. The church leaders value the custodianship of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan on Al Aqsa Mosque and the holy places in Jerusalem and the Holy Land, "which guarantees the right for all Muslims to free access and worship to Al Aqsa Mosque according to the prevailing status quo".
The senior leader's rebellion comes ahead of assembly elections in the state where it is out of power for decades. The Congress held Vaghela responsible for its MLAs voting for Kovind instead of Kumar and asked its 56 lawmakers in Gujarat to stay away from the senior Congress leader's birthday celebrations.
A video clip circulating on social media shows the restaurant engulfed in fire, with plumes of smoke rising into the air. Vehicles were also badly damaged. Emergency responders rushed to the scene, and those who sustained injuries are being treated at a local hospital, according to Tencent News . "The explosions even shattered windows in shops nearby".
Earlier, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah raised the point of a third party intervention for the settlement of Kashmir issue between India and Pakistan. They can ask them to act as a mediator. Hitting out a viscous attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and NDA government, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said that Centres' policy were responsible for the current situation in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Among Democrats and Democratic-leaning voters more broadly, the number is 35 percent. Despite this, most voters are in favor of a Democratic majority in Congress. Another Pew study a year ago showed a whopping 47 percent of people who planned to vote for Clinton didn't have any close friends who were Trump supporters .
Operation Khyber-4 was announced on July 18 by DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor to "wipe out terrorists" in the troubled valley. Pakistan Army troops on Thursday killed 13 terrorists and injured six more as they surrounded and attempted to flush out militants.
The operation, which started on Friday, is targeting terrorists in the Juroud Arsal area on the outskirts of the Lebanese town of Arsal, and in areas of the western Qalamoun mountains in Syria, a Syrian commander told Reuters. A Lebanese soldier carries his weapon as he stands at an army post in the hills above the Lebanese town of Arsal, near the border with Syria, Lebanon September 21, 2016.
With 36 percent approving of the job he is doing, Trump is about to mark his six months in office as the least popular president in the last seven decades for which data is available. The approval rating is down 6 percentage points from his 100-day mark. News of the poll did not impress the president, however, who tweeted about the poor results on Sunday morning, in a flurry of messages that also included a rant about the "fake news" media, comments on the U.S.
It's Clinton's second-lowest approval rating since Bloomberg started tracking her in 2009. The former secretary of state has always been a polarizing figure, but this survey shows she's even lost popularity among those who voted for her in November.
The Nevada Board of Parole voted today to grant the former National Football League star parole. Simpson, 70, was freed after a parole board in Nevada granted it. "I always thought I've been pretty good with people", Mr. Simpson told the board. Simpson was found not guilty in the highly publicized 1995 trial, but two years later he was found liable in civil court for the deaths and ordered to pay $33.5 million to survivors including his children and the Goldman family.
The Senate and House intelligence panels conduct most of their interviews in private, but occasionally hold open hearings. Alan Futerfas, a lawyer for Trump Jr., did not immediately respond to a request seeking comment about his scheduled testimony.
While the Senate GOP leadership had hoped to vote on this bill as soon as this week, the sudden announcement on July 17 by Senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and Jerry Moran (R-KS) of their opposition to BCRA has effectively killed the legislation as written.
MacCallum had asked Rosenstein if leaking notes about conversations with the president would ever be 'proper'. Rosenstein answered that the "as a general proposition", the DOJ takes confidentiality "seriously". 'There's no doubt. that I was sacked because of the Russian Federation investigation, ' Comey said during testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee in June.
But even if it did, what impact did it have on the vote? That's "the second-worst score for Clinton in the nearly eight years the poll has followed her", Newsweek reported . "There were a lot of factors that fed into Trump becoming a president and she was just one of them". Selzer adds that the poor numbers, however, don't reflect negatively on the party as a whole - other Democrats are polling well.Similar to her performance in the 2016 campaign, Clinton was viewed favorably by just 35 ...
Currently, the GOP holds a 52-48 majority in the Senate and a 240-194 majority in the House. There's also little difference between potential new midterm voters - those who say they'll vote in 2018, but didn't in 2014 - and off-year veterans.
According to the National Weather Service in Morristown, the temperature in Gatlinburg reached an estimated high of 89 degrees on Thursday and 88 on Friday. The newspaper said children's toys were scattered around the front-yard, and also spoke to locals in the area about the shocking death. "I just received word that the 2-year-old grandson of Mayor Jerry and Jackie Kirkman passed away today".
However, as reported by PTI, Dy CM Manish Sisodia had requested Chief Minister Kejriwal to shed some of his portfolios, but apart from the Revenue Department and the registrar of cooperative societies, Sisodia will continue to look after education, finance, and other departments.
The South African Reserve Bank (Sarb) has cut its headline interest rate and lowered its growth forecasts amid a worsening economic outlook. The key lending rate had remained unchanged since March previous year after the central bank added 200 basis points to the rate since 2014 to bring prices growth into the bank's target range.
Lt. Col. Joar Herrera, spokesperson of Joint Task Force Marawi, says Duterte arrived after lunch and had an "intimate engagement" with soldiers and police in the city. With the cancellation of the "backchannel talks", the prospects for the resumption of the fifth round of formal talks between the government and rebels have further dimmed.
Most importantly he is someone the President can trust to stand up for him and his Agenda. "Comms is what Anthony does", the source said. A different White House official described Scaramucci to NBC News as a "total professional" with the respect of President Donald Trump.
New security measures added at worldwide airports now allow laptop computers, tablets and other large electronic devices in the cabins of flights to the United States, the Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday. The measures came in response to increased worries that Islamic State, Al-Qaeda and other jihadist groups are plotting to attack global flights with bombs hidden in consumer electronics.
The report quoted an anonymous source as saying that Trump's financial ties to Russia are the focus: " FBI investigators and others are looking at Russian purchases of apartments in Trump buildings, Trump's involvement in a controversial SoHo development with Russian associates, the 2013 Miss Universe pageant in Moscow and Trump's sale of a Florida mansion to a Russian oligarch in 2008".
At least there's no fracture that would sideline Martinez for a long time. "I took a deep breath", Lovullo said. Zack Cozart continues to increase his potential trade value as the All-Star shortstop homered for the second straight day to highlight a four-hit performance, improving to 7-for-10 with three RBIs and as many runs scored in the series.
The tax-reform blueprint Ryan released a year ago proposed lowering the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 20 percent, while the one-page tax plan the White House released in April called for a 15 percent corporate rate. More than 100 demonstrators held signs and shouted slogans criticizing Republican efforts to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law.