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by | October 05, 2017 | 16:51

President Donald Trump said "America is truly a nation in mourning" after visiting victims of the Las Vegas shooting massacre. "It's a very sad thing", said Trump in October 4 comments on the shooting , which left at least 59 dead and over 500 injured, as he left the White House to head to Nevada, reports USA Today .

by | October 05, 2017 | 16:32

Abadi flew to Paris on Wednesday for a two-day visit in response to an invitation from French President Emmanuel Macron. Iraq and its neighbors have rejected the Kurdish region's independence referendum last month, and Baghdad has banned worldwide flights and threatened to take control of the autonomous Kurdish region's borders.

by | October 05, 2017 | 16:25

Authorities have yet to identify a motive for the shooting , and said initially there was no evidence of any connection to global terrorism . Investigators are still looking for clues to explain what drove Paddock, a high-stakes gambler and retired accountant, to gun down 58 people from his high-rise hotel room in the worst mass shooting in modern USA history.

by | October 05, 2017 | 16:20

He was addressing the IAF's annual press conference in New Delhi on Thursday when he asserted that any decision on another surgical strike has to be taken by the government. He also added that India was adequately prepared to take on China. Referring to the Doklam standoff , the Air chief said Chinese troops are still present in Tibet's Chumbi Valley and have not completely withdrawn.

by | October 05, 2017 | 14:35

Several media reported that both the superstars are dating each other and will tie knot the soon. The latest rumour to have been floating around for quite sometime now is that of Prabhas and Anushka getting engaged in December this year.

by | October 05, 2017 | 14:31

Mr Bustos said he immediately contacted his younger sister when he saw the news that Paddock had opened fire on music fans from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. "We didn't know him", Eric Paddock said of their father. FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe , speaking at a cybersecurity forum Wednesday in Boston, said investigators are busy "reconstructing the life, the behavior, the pattern of activity of this individual and anyone and everyone who may have crossed his path ...

by | October 05, 2017 | 14:23

The ex-PM, who never had a serious relationship, died in 2005 aged 89, four years after leaving Parliament. Wiltshire Police has revealed that, in the case of seven of those individual disclosures, Sir Edward would have been interviewed under caution for 10 allegations of rape and indecent assault on boys aged younger than 16, if he were alive today.

by | October 05, 2017 | 14:19

Amazon has two Luxembourg-based subsidiaries: Amazon EU , which operates the company's European retail business, and Amazon Europe Holding Technologies, which acts as an intermediary between Amazon EU and the USA parent-and which the Commission described as an "empty shell".

by | October 05, 2017 | 13:53

He said that numerous patients he and first lady Melania Trump had spoken with were heroes who were wounded after they ran back to help other victims escape from the madman who was turning a country music concert venue into a killing ground.

by | October 05, 2017 | 12:26

Trump's visit to Las Vegas will come a day after he travels to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico, where many have accused the federal government of an inadequate response. Trump, a leader who excels at political provocation and prides himself on commanding strength, has sometimes struggled to project empathy. The Las Vegas community was rocked when a shooter perched in a Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino 32 floors up rained bullets down on concert goers Sunday night.

by | October 05, 2017 | 12:22

The Great Don Cossack Host, an organisation of the traditional military caste, said Mr Zabolotny was one of its Cossacks but didn't know how he came to be in Syria. "As a result of the strike, the leader of Jabhat al-Nusra Abu Mohammed al-Golani received multiple serious shrapnel wounds, lost an arm and is in a critical condition, according to several independent sources", Konashenkov said in a statement.

by | October 05, 2017 | 12:20

Catalonia's leader has vowed to declare independence within days, claiming a mandate from a weekend referendum which was declared illegal by Madrid and the Spanish courts and marred by violence. "To declare independence based on the outcome of a defective referendum is totally irresponsible". But Esteban Gonzalez Pons, an MEP from Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's Popular Party, rejected calls for mediation, saying Spain did not need "looking after".

by | October 05, 2017 | 11:48

A WEATHER warning was in place for parts of England and Wales today as winds of up to 60mph were expected. The Met Office added: "In addition, rain will be heavy at times, especially over north west England and North Wales". "The normal October average rainfall for the Midlands is 82mm". "But lower areas could see 40mph to 50mph winds". Another two storms - Brian and Caroline - are due to reach United Kingdom shores in mid-October.

by | October 05, 2017 | 11:36

The gun used that killed 59 people and injured more than 500, was a semi-automatic weapon. and one local gun dealer tells us getting your hands on fully automatic firearms isn't easy. he did this completely by himself". Mass shootings, a almost daily occurrence in USA, are when four or more people are slain by gunfire in one incident, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

by | October 05, 2017 | 11:24

Yesterday, the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was the star of the yatra as he went hammer and tongs against the state government for its appeasement politics. In a direct attack, Sitaram Yechury had also said that Adityanath should first take care of his own state. "Love Jihad is a risky trend". "Other parties should not be under the illusion that violence in Kerala affects only the BJP.

by | October 05, 2017 | 11:22

He has to decide who is his prime enemy - his father Mulayam Singh Yadav , whom he toppled from the post of national president, his uncle Shivpal Yadav whom he marginalised or Prime Minister Narendra Modi, " quipped a senior SP leader, who had made a decision to stay away from the Agra convention.

by | October 05, 2017 | 11:14

Modi as the leader of a political party. All this hype saying Prakash Raj is going to reject his National Awards as a protest against the government is something I did not say. But what is more disappointing is people celebrating her murder over social media and spreading hatred. "When you see that the prime minister of the country is following (on Twitter) those who are celebrating the murders, when he is not taking a stand against it, when he has maintained silence on the issue, that ...

by | October 05, 2017 | 10:55

The UN's humanitarian affairs office (OCHA) said the number of people still in the town was unknown but could be as high 78,000. The recapture leaves just one area of the country still under the control by the depraved militant group, which is a stretch of land along the Syrian border, in western Iraq, including the border town of al-Qaim.

by | October 05, 2017 | 10:38

Egypt is facing questions over a shipment of rocket grenades purchased for the country's military from North Korea . The Post cited United States officials and Western diplomats familiar with the findings who remained anonymous. Antediluvian liberals who spent the 1960s and 1970s agitating for the Soviet Union as the protector of world peace will not enjoy reading the Post's explanation for the popularity of North Korean weapons.

by | October 05, 2017 | 10:29

Trump said he still doesn't know what motivated Stephen Paddock , 64, to open fire on an outdoor country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip late Sunday night, but "we're looking very hard" for answers. Like Obama, Trump is likely to confront more mass shootings , testing his leadership skills and capacity to empathise. In Las Vegas , some seemed skeptical that the president's visit would bring much comfort.

by | October 05, 2017 | 09:42

U.S. District Judge Susan Bolton dismissed Arpaio's conviction with prejudice, meaning the matter can not be tried again. "Because the President issued a pardon before sentencing and judgment - and clearly, before the conclusion of any appeals - the Court is obligated to vacate its verdict and all other orders in this matter, and to dismiss the case with prejudice", Arpaio's attorneys wrote, according to the Post .

by | October 05, 2017 | 09:28

Michael Welch, 38, and Misty George, 30, of Macomb Township, were charged Tuesday with "human trafficking and prostitution earnings", FOX2 Detroit reported. They also took out ads online, and several men responded, paying money for sexual services from the victim. It is unclear how long she was in the shed, but a sheriff's official said the entire ordeal lasted a couple of months.

by | October 05, 2017 | 09:22

He added, "President Trump and his administration will keep moving as one team doing great things for the Untied States of America, to make America great again". "He calls it " #FakeNews " and says the network "should issue an apology to AMERICA!" "Wow, so many Fake News stories today". NBC issued a statement saying that it stands by its reporting , which involved speaking to a dozen officials.

by | October 05, 2017 | 09:11

The Senate intelligence committee has " hit a wall " on certain aspects of its investigation into Russian election interference after conducting more than 250 hours of interviews with at least 100 people and reviewing nearly 100,000 pages of documents.

by | October 05, 2017 | 07:10

The São Paulo state Public Safety Department said the gang had been under surveillance for three months before the tunnel was discovered. "The bank was planning to play 1 billion Brazilian real (TL 1.1 billion)", Lopes said, indicating that tunnel was completed.