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by | December 10, 2017 | 05:21

According to results released by Nepal's Election Commission, the Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist Leninist (CPN-UML) has won 28 seats while its alliance partner CPN Maoist-Centre has bagged 12 seats. Officials said final results could take days. Earlier, Nepal had held the first phase of parliamentary and provincial assembly elections in 32 mountainous and hilly districts on November 26.

by | December 10, 2017 | 05:00

The head of Al-Azhar's Sheikh Ahmed El-Tayeb also announced the cancellation of a meeting with the US Vice president, who is expected to visit Egypt later this month. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks as he meets with members of the Venezuelan exile community. "The United States must promptly cancel the recognition", he was quoted as saying.

by | December 10, 2017 | 04:48

The Thomas Fire has destroyed at least 537 structures and damaged 118. To the north in Ventura County , the numbers were much more ominous. Firefighters are making progress, with 35% of the blaze contained. Areas of concern: Firefighters said they are keeping the Skirball Fire at bay but worry it will jump west of Interstate 405. Sacramento response: California Gov.

by | December 10, 2017 | 04:30

The New York Times yesterday claimed to have seen documents linking the sale to a low-profile Saudi prince with no record of buying major artworks. It was just announced that the brand-new Louvre Abu Dhabi will house the world's most expensive painting. Interchange by Willem de Kooning-which changed hands privately in 2015-had also previously held the title of the painting with the highest known sale price, at US$300 million.

by | December 10, 2017 | 04:20

President Donald Trump says the FBI's reputation is in "tatters ". The hearing, like many others this year , was starkly divided along party lines. "If you get kicked off the team for being anti-Trump, there wouldn't be anyone else". Mueller is a registered Republican, as NPR Justice Correspondent Carrie Johnson has reported , who has been tapped by both Democratic and Republican presidents over the years.

by | December 10, 2017 | 04:10

If we let our commitment to uphold human rights drift - if we turn aside when they are abused - they will slowly shrivel and die. "The recent situation of the Rohingya community in Myanmar has once again reminded the world that nearly 70 years after the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, these rights are still vulnerable to large-scale persecution and human rights violations due to differences in culture, religion and ethnicity", said the European Union in a statement on ...

by | December 10, 2017 | 04:08

However, the president's daughter-in-law Lara Trump via robocall invited some Alabama voters to the rally in Florida. "Did you see that?" Several women, including one who was 14 at the time , also claim that Mr Moore had inappropriate contact with them decades ago.

by | December 10, 2017 | 03:38

Pence is expected to visit Israel later this month, with a stop in the Palestinian city of Bethlehem. The US has warned the Palestinians against cancelling talks with Vice President Mike Pence after Washington recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital .

by | December 10, 2017 | 03:07

Both tombs were given special numbers by German archaeologist "Frederica Kampp" during the 1990s, the minister told reporters during the opening ceremony of the tombs. Al-Anani said the discoveries are part of the ministry's efforts to promote Egypt's vital tourism industry, partially driven by antiquities sightseeing, that was hit hard by extremist attacks and political turmoil following the 2011 uprising.

by | December 10, 2017 | 03:03

Forecasters expect the precipitation to be " mainly a snow event with mixing along the coast ", with two to four inches of snow expected in some places. A coastal storm could drop snow on the far corners of Upstate New York this weekend. Atlanta was to be under a winter storm watch until 10 a.m. Saturday , the National Weather Service said .

by | December 10, 2017 | 02:55

Those who started this project took a risk but achieved a result". He gave no details, speaking to reporters after Russian President Vladimir Putin gave the order to start loading the first gas tanker with liquefied natural gas at the Novatek-led Yamal LNG project in the Arctic.

by | December 10, 2017 | 00:36

He came up on stage and he turned around to the audience ― and, you know, there were 50 people there ― and he said, 'I tried to hit on her, but she blew me off.' "He's been known to call women who are anchors and say, 'I love what you do, '" Huddy said.

by | December 09, 2017 | 22:48

The doctor, who worked at Michigan State University (MSU) in addition to USA Gymnastics, was found to be in possession of more than 37,000 graphic videos and images of child pornography on his computer hard drives. Fitzgerald to evaluate our next step", said Schuette's press secretary, Andrea Bitely is Schuette's press secretary. "We will not be goaded into doing otherwise by plaintiff's attorneys".

by | December 09, 2017 | 22:25

It turns out that the conquering ofMega Man is not yet done, because this adorable little dude is crashing the action-RPGMonster Hunter: World party too! Simple - he assumes the role of the beloved companions; the Palico. If it whets your appetite, Monster Hunter: World is having a beta test on PlayStation 4 this weekend, which is exclusive to PlayStation Plus subscribers.

by | December 09, 2017 | 22:14

North Korean officials rarely brief the media on the content of discussions with foreign dignitaries. Kim Hyun-uk of the Korea National Diplomatic Academy said the dialogue will not make a significantly positive impact on the peninsula, given North Korea's standing position on nuclear weapons.

by | December 09, 2017 | 22:01

Action by Ukraine's parliament and prosecutors against existing anti-corruption bodies such as the NABU investigative bureau provoked a wave of criticism this week from reformers and Kiev's foreign backers including the International Monetary Fund.

by | December 09, 2017 | 21:48

Johnson will also meet Iran " s president, Hassan Rouhani , Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of Iran's supreme national security council, and other officials, the state news agency Irna said on Saturday. In his statement, the foreign secretary listed topics he would raise with his Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif, including finding a political solution to the conflict in Yemen and securing "greater humanitarian access to ease the vast suffering there".

by | December 09, 2017 | 21:21

Wray was pressed on Trump's tweet during a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee. The ranking member on the committee, Rep. Wray became the director four months ago after Comey was sacked by Trump, and the new director has tried to keep a low profile and steer the agency clear of the public fights surrounding Trump, Clinton and Comey.

by | December 09, 2017 | 21:18

Two of them are in lungi while one of them is wearing khakhi shorts. However, Dhashwanth, with his hands cuffed, managed to give police a slip on Thursday from a hotel in Mumbai a few hours before he was to be taken to the airport to be bought to the city.

by | December 09, 2017 | 20:51

She called them "pretty ridiculous" -and yet worth breaking her "rules" over. His slurring of "United States" and other words during his address was so striking it triggered lots of theories, ranging from Mental Impairment ( Morning Joe ) to Denture Slippage ( The Daily Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live ).

by | December 09, 2017 | 20:24

Planned Parenthood, by its own count, provided the various congressional investigations with almost 30,000 pages and nine interviews with staff. As Rewire reported in November, Franks followed up on a Hill newspaper report that relied on no-attribution "sources" claiming the Federal Bureau of Investigations had asked the Senate for unredacted documents obtained from abortion care providers.

by | December 09, 2017 | 20:06

Landing site where a Gaza rocket exploded in the southern Israeli city of Sderot, October 5, 2016. Thousands of Palestinians staged rallies across the West Bank amid clashes with Israeli forces, which left at least two protesters killed and over a thousand injured.

by | December 09, 2017 | 19:42

A day earlier, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee declared a compensation of Rs 3 lakh to the victim's family and offered a job to one of his family members. "Prima facie, it appears that Regar killed the man and the man was dead when he set the body on fire", said Manoj Kumar. Investigation are underway to identify the third person, who shot the video.

by | December 09, 2017 | 19:25

Her body was found three days later in an alleyway behind a building under renovation - metres from where police said she was last seen. Wells was reported missing on November 6 after her family grew concerned after not seeing her since July.

by | December 09, 2017 | 18:51

Both men were thrown over the road partition, where at least one of them was struck by a vehicle traveling northbound. One man was pronounced dead at the scene and the other was taken to Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, where he was pronounced dead.