The Taliban claimed responsibility for the bombing, which comes a day after U.S. President Donald Trump pledged to commit U.S. troops to Afghanistan to fight against the militants. Helmand is among the volatile provinces in southern Afghanistan where the Taliban insurgents are actively operating in its various districts. Following Trump's announcement, the Taliban vowed to make Afghanistan a "graveyard" for United States forces.
Catalan regional police official Josep Lluis Trapero told reporters on Friday: "We think they were preparing at least one or more attacks in Barcelona ". An hour later, police said, Abouyaaquob stabbed a motorist to death and used his auto as a getaway vehicle. They are being treated in various Barcelona hospitals.
Chauhan wrote to the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board , a state body, to complain, and posted images of the dyed dogs online. Ltd., has been notified it will be shuttered if it doesn't meet pollution standards within 15 days, the Hindustan Times reports.
Speaking at the massively protested campaign rally in Pheonix, Arizona, U.S. President Donald Trump expressed that he felt the U:N. Sanctions regime against the DPRK had been effective. They are accused of laundering funds for sanctioned North Korean entities. Calls placed to the other firms went unanswered. The U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Steve Mnuchin explains: "We are taking actions consistent with United Nations sanctions to show that there are consequences for defying sanctions and ...
Only the conductor was aboard. The train was being operated out of the yard by an AMTRAK crew, NJ Transit officials said. The derailment caused some delays along the Northeast Corridor, North Jersey Coast Line, the Montclair-Booton and Midtown Direct service, according to NJ Transit.
The game is being billed as the "Greatest Opener of All Time", because it marks the first season opener between two teams ranked in the top three. FSU was ranked No. 3 in the Amway Coaches Poll earlier this offseason and opened the year ranked fourth in the AP Poll last season. The Big Ten has three teams in the Top 10 and one just outside it: Penn State (sixth), Wisconsin (ninth) and MI (11th).
U.S. President Donald Trump answers questions about his response to the violence, injuries and deaths at the "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, New York, U.S., August 15, 2017. About 28 per cent of those surveyed approved of the president's response, while 56 per cent disapproved. However, after facing sharp criticism from the U.S.
The Bihar School Education Board (BSEB) has released the results for the matriculation class 10 compartment exam results 2017. The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has conducted the matric or class 10 compartmental exams for those candidates who have failed in the regular examination which was conducted from March 1 to March 8 this year.
Authorities think that Abouyaaqoub fled on foot from Las Ramblas after committing the attack and went to the university area of the city, where he stabbed Perez and got behind the wheel of his van. The victim of the second assault in Cambrils in the early hours of Friday - which brought the death toll to 14 - was identified as a Spanish woman.
Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar being among the early voters. The by-election for Bawana Assembly seat in Delhi is being held to fill in the vacancy created after AAP's Ved Prakash went to the BJP early this year. The bypoll is necessitated by the death of sitting MLA Bhuma Nagi Reddy, who won the seat by a margin of 3,600 votes as YSRC candidate in 2014 but switched over to the TDP in February 2016.
Taking moral responsibility of the two fatal rail derailments within a week of time in Uttar Pradesh, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and offered to resign from his post. In July, just before his retirement, Mital's tenure was extended by two years, making him the first Railway Board chairman in history to have his term extended.
Under US law, the administration is required to withhold 15 percent, or $195 million, of the $1.3 billion it gives Egypt annually in FMF funds unless it can certify that Cairo is making progress on advancing human rights and democracy. The U.S.is reportedly planning to withhold up to $290 million in aid payments to Egypt over human rights issues. Egypt's foreign ministry expressed its regret over the decision, saying it would have a negative impact on common interests.
His initial failure to call out white supremacist and neo-Nazi groups by name. Bikers for Trump are expected to attend to provide security at the rally. Given the violence in Charlottesville 10 days ago, Mayor Greg Stanton said, this is not the right time for a large-scale political event . "It's embarrassing.
In the context of massive accumulation of bad loans by state-run banks, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave an "in principle" approval for their consolidation by merging some of the public sector lenders, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced.
Mayweather has promoted his strip bar The Girl Collection and daily fantasy site Draft, while McGregor has promoted tooth whitening kit Hi Smile. McGregor said it was just another progression in his fighting career, and chided Mayweather for saying he hopes the referee does his job and doesn't allow McGregor to try any mixed martial arts moves against him.
Mr. Arpaio, who was ousted by voters in November, frequently employed anti-immigrant rhetoric and was one of Mr. Trump's most loyal supporters on the campaign trail. Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, a Republican also facing re-election in 2018, is attempting a delicate dance around Trump's visit. Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton has criticized the timing of the rally throughout the week, as it closely followed violence at a white nationalist rally in Virginia last week.
The new United States sanctions took aim at a half-dozen Chinese companies, including three - Dandong Zhicheng Metallic Materials Co Ltd, JinHou International Holding Co Ltd and Dandong Tianfu Trade Co Ltd - that Washington said had collectively imported almost a half billion dollars' worth of North Korean coal between 2013 and 2016.
But, wait a second, wasn't Rough Night a female raunchy pic aimed at women? Tiffany Haddish is still riding high from her breakout role in the uber-successful summer smash, Girls Trip , and the comedian/actress isn't showing any signs of slowing down.
Stowers expected Tipton would be ordered to serve between three and four years in prison under Wisconsin's sentencing framework. While working for the Urbandale association, Tipton said he wrote a software code about 10 years ago that would predict winning numbers.
Trump has shown vocal contempt for his predecessor, Barack Obama, and has openly stated he would not consult him or any other former president due to the fact full of ego and pride - I can do this job by myself, and need the help from nobody.
In a related matter, economists see that the annual increase in pilgrims' number - in tandem with Saudi Vision 2030 - will directly reflect on sectors of hotels and transportation during the coming period. Responding, the tortured pilgrims, Audu Damina Muhammad and Ibrahim Nani Godi, expressed gratitude to the Saudi authorities and the National Hajj Commission, NAHCON, for responding to their plight promptly.
Former National Security Council Advisor Yaakov Amidror says Netanyahu's visit to Sochi is important so that the Russians have an understanding of how Israel will act if its hand is forced. The unresolved issues of who would guarantee the arrangements in the de-escalation zones, prevent the entry of Iranian, Hezbollah or Shi'ite militia forces, and monitor the cease-fire are high on the agenda for the Netanyahu-Putin meeting.
The sudden popularity of the lethal online game - Blue Whale Challenge, in which the final task requires the player to commit suicide , had forced the government to issue the directions to the internet firms to remove the links to the unsafe game.
Though primarily focused on the ECJ, Theresa May's promises of judicial independence have been couched in broad terms that imply foreign judges would no longer hold any sway in Britain. In another suggestion of a more flexible stance, the paper will "make the point that the exact form of enforcement and dispute resolution is often tailored to the content of the agreement and varies across different issues such as trade or security".
The apex court on Monday had allowed bail for Purohit after it observed that there were contradictions in the chargesheets filed by the ATS and the NIA. Army vehicle outside the jail. RECAP: Citing the charges against Purohit of grave nature, Bombay HC rejected his plea while another accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur - accused of plotting the blast - was set free on bail.