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by | January 29, 2018 | 16:29

Mokonyane was addressing the Cape Town Press Club on measures that the national government is devising to intervene in the current water crisis facing the Western Cape Province. "Our enemy is failure to manage water and that is what we must tackle together", said Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane. The City has increased its capital budget to respond to the crisis, raising the 2018 total capital expenditure budget to R7-billion from R5.9-billion in 2017.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:27

Mueller is still aggressively investigating, and that's as it should be". "We're not going to say it's fake news and move on", Graham said. "The president and his team have fully cooperated" with the special counsel, he said. An approach drafted by Senators Thom Tillis, Republican of North Carolina, and Chris Coons, Democrat of DE, would allow the counsel to appeal a dismissal after the fact.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:30

Even with plenty of sunshine on Monday , temperatures will still remain cold. Afterwards, chilly weather sticks around for this weekend as we welcome the first weekend of February with slightly below average temperatures. Temperatures reach the lower 30s. In our western areas to the Beltway, a coating to an inch or so is possible by sunrise, with a dusting or less to the east.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:16

Modi was speaking at a meeting of leaders of various political parties ahead of the Parliament session, convened by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar. The General Budget will be presented by the finance minister on February 1. The first spell of the session will end on February 9. The tussle between the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) and opposition parties is expected to resume during the budget session of Parliament beginning on Monday.

by | January 29, 2018 | 14:32

Most of the day is cloudy. Some slightly colder air will also build in on a northeast wind flow, so expect low temperatures to fall back into the low 30s. Precipitation is expected to break out along this cold front but initially it may very well be plain rain as temperatures will be just a bit too warm for snow.

by | January 29, 2018 | 13:30

The Fars news agency's Saturday report says the Guard members clashed with 21 fighters suspected of being linked to IS who entered the country through its western border. The terrorist cell meant to carry out sabotage operations in border and central cities, according to the Iranian commander. Trained mostly at the Saudi-run school of Takfirism, ISIS operatives have been attempting terror attacks inside Iran in the past.

by | January 29, 2018 | 11:08

Channel 7 and YouTube. The alleged gunman, 43-year-old Decharlos Brooks, was outside and started shooting nearly immediately, hitting Doss before he even got out of his squad vehicle. And I would say to the folks of this city: "When you see a police officer, thank them for their courage and their service", Duggan said. '"I never advised him to join the police department ".

by | January 29, 2018 | 10:35

After missing parts of practice leading up to the AFC championship, he started in the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars and led New England to a 24-20 victory. Gronkowski is perhaps the most dominant tight end in National Football League history. The 28-year-old was listed as out on Thursday and Friday, but was pictured back on the field for New England at the weekend.

by | January 29, 2018 | 09:39

During this year's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang , South Korea , a trio of Olympians will have a chance to represent the LGBT community. The country caused a lot of controversy during the 2014 Winter Olympics , which were held in Sochi , Russia.

by | January 29, 2018 | 08:48

In the interview with journalist Piers Morgan , Trump has high praise for French President Emmanuel Macron. This is in stark contrast to the stance of Obama and his would-be successor Hilary Clinton, who both threatened that Britain would be sent to "the back of the queue" for a trade deal with the USA if it left the bloc - threats which backfired, causing a Brexit bounce in the polls.

by | January 29, 2018 | 06:58

There are total 3 players , who are now playing ICC Under-19 World Cup 2018- After Prithvi shaw and Kamlesh Nagarkoti; Shiva Mavi picked by Kolkata Knight Riders . On the other hand, the highest paid player is Jaydev Unadkat and he was sold 11.50 crores and that too for Rajasthan Royals . Royal Challengers Bangalore opened the bid, Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians entered the frame, before Royals got their man.

by | January 29, 2018 | 06:43

That is the prerogative of the cabinet. Reddy said the order to drop cases against minorities was issued based on the Justice Rajinder Sachar committee report on social, economic and educational status of Muslims in India, Deccan Herald reported.

by | January 29, 2018 | 06:27

Nassar was a team doctor at USA Gymnastics, which trains Olympians. The accusers said they were regularly molested after they sought medical treatment for various injuries. Two top university officials - President Lou Anna Simon and Athletic Director Mark Hollis - said this week they were stepping down. According to Lavigne and Noren, their investigation showed "a pattern of widespread denial, inaction and information suppression of such allegations by officials ranging from campus ...

by | January 29, 2018 | 06:26

The bit shows Grammy host James Corden holding auditions for the book reading in hopes of nabbing next year's best spoken word album with famous musicians trying out for the coveted role. In response, United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley tweeted on Sunday night, "I have always loved the Grammys but to have artists read the Fire and Fury book killed it".

by | January 29, 2018 | 06:30

Eyewitness accounts also suggest that a gunbattle is still underway between security forces and the terrorists. Kabul resident Mohammad Ehsan said the explosions began at around 5:00am (local time) and lasted for at least an hour. This attack comes days after an explosive-laden ambulance was detonated in a busy area close to Kabul's infamous Chicken Street, killing 103 people, as confirmed by the Afghan Ministry of Interior (MoI).

by | January 29, 2018 | 06:17

John W. Nicholson said in a statement . He said at least two vehicles painted as ambulances were involved in the attack, one of which blew up at when it was stopped at a police checkpoint. This follows the cowardly attack on children and civilians in Jalalabad on January 24. Witnesses say the area - also home to offices of the European Union, a hospital and a shopping zone known as Chicken Street - was crowded with people when the bomb exploded on Saturday at about 12:15 local time (8:45am ...

by | January 29, 2018 | 06:18

Alessia Cara won for best new artist . They previously won an album of the year Grammy for Some Girls in 1978. Awards were also posthumously given to Leonard Cohen , for best rock performance , and Carrie Fisher , for best spoken word album with her reading of her memoir The Princess Diarist .

by | January 29, 2018 | 06:05

Thursday the White House announced its new immigration framework , an offer that would grant a pathway to citizenship for almost 2 million so-called dreamers. These include years in the US, their ages now and when they entered this country, and whether they have a high school or equivalent education. He "is uniquely positioned for a "Nixon goes to China" moment on immigration because he has been so tough", said Ralph Reed, president of the Faith and Freedom Coalition.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:47

In The Times piece, it was reported that Trump thought Mueller would be unable to fairly execute his duties because of a dispute over golf club fees that he said Mueller owed at a Trump golf club in Sterling, Virginia. According to the sources, the lawyer warned Trump the possible testimony of Federal Bureau of Investigation officials could play a significant role in the special counsel's final decision.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:42

The MRI machine's magnetic field pulled Maru and the oxygen cylinder into it, trapping his hand in the machine and causing the cylinder to leak and exposing him to an excessive and lethal amount of oxygen, a police officer and the family members said.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:20

The move led to the appointment of a special counsel in May 2017, a development that continues to infuriate the President . Both are believed to have agreed to cooperate in the Mueller investigation. He clearly wants to be rid of Attorney General Jeff Sessions - whose recusal from Russia-related matters paved the way for Mueller's appointment - but firing Sessions would clearly be a disaster.

by | January 29, 2018 | 05:13

The Florida Republican's announcement made no mention of the chief of staff's name. Clint Reed is listed in that position in the Washington Information Directory published by Congressional Quarterly; he also identified himself as the chief of staff on his social media accounts as of early Sunday.

by | January 29, 2018 | 04:58

Cardi wore her long strands in a loose updo, a dazzling diamond cuff decorating her left ear. Cardi B's smash hit, "Bodak Yellow", lost to Kendrick Lamar on Sunday at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards - for his song, "Humble" - in both the Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song categories.

by | January 29, 2018 | 04:53

Niinisto will need a majority of votes to win re-election and prevent a runoff, the AP reported . Finnish presidential candidate Pekka Haavisto conceded defeat in Sunday's elections after incumbent Sauli Niinisto's emerged with a strong lead.

by | January 29, 2018 | 04:30

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid spokesman said: 'The Islamic emirate has a clear message for Trump and his hand-kissers that if you go ahead with a policy of aggression and speak from the barrel of a gun, don't expect Afghans to grow flowers in response'.