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by | January 30, 2018 | 17:38

MANILA • Tens of thousands of evacuees displaced by the eruption of Mayon volcano in the Philippines are filling up dozens of temporary shelters that are already reeling from overcrowding and poor sanitation. He also reiterated that the police force had a duty to protect everyone, not to humiliate and violate people's rights. Aceh was granted special rights to introduce its own stricter Islamic laws more than a decade ago, and has become increasingly conservative in recent years.

by | January 30, 2018 | 17:31

He said Mebooba had to beg before Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Home Minister Rajnath Singh for filing an FIR against army. Meanwhile, the Indian Army claimed that the troops opened fire in self-defense after their convoy came under heavy stone pelting.

by | January 30, 2018 | 17:26

The United States is confident that the Haqqani network was behind the Taliban's Saturday ambulance bomb in Kabul that killed more than 100 people, officials say, a conclusion that could add friction to ties between Washington and Islamabad .

by | January 30, 2018 | 17:00

On Jan. 5 past year, Siti Aisyah was approached at a nightclub by a Malaysian taxi driver, who asked her if she would participate in a Japanese video prank show, her lawyer, Gooi Soon Seng, told the court during his questioning of the lead police investigator in the case, Wan Azirul Nizam Che Wan Aziz.

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:31

Musa has only mustered one Leicester appearance this term however, when he found the net in a Carabao Cup clash at Sheffield United . "I am very happy and proud to be back". After sealing the deal, Musa told the CSKA club website : "I have passed the medical successfully and now I am a PFC CSKA player". Musa joined the Foxes from the Russian outfit for £16m in 2016, scoring six goals in 33 games for the Premier League champions.

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:30

Despite the fact that the ongoing U.S. investigation into the alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign has failed to produce any tangible results, a top American intelligence official now says that Moscow "will continue" to try and influence elections in the United States.

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:29

Taiwanese media say the man transferred about 40,000 tons of coal - worth about 3 million dollars. According to military sources on Monday, around 12,000 soldiers have already converged in an airport in the North Korean capital along with various weapons and combat equipment.

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:18

The speaker of Catalonia's parliament has postponed a session meant to re-elect the Spanish region's fugitive ex-president. Catalonia's parliament is set to choose its next president later on Tuesday, but the official candidate Carles Puigdemont remains in Belgium, at least for now.

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:05

The suspects, speaking anonymously to Britain's Press Association, said they did not understand why they were being detained, and that none of those arrested are the same people who appear in the photographs released by police. The prosecutor on the case has also made it very clear that producing pornography is contrary to Cambodian traditions. Tourists visiting Angkor Wat normally stay in Siem Reap, which has a number of hotels and late-night bars and clubs.

by | January 30, 2018 | 16:06

Last week, the attorney general said that most detainees countrywide had agreed to settlements, with 90 released after charges were dropped, and 95 remaining in custody. Alwaleed was released from detention Saturday after he made an undisclosed financial settlement with the Saudi government after two months held captive.

by | January 30, 2018 | 15:37

Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Recent Release 'Padmavati' , starring Deepika Padukone , Ranveer Singh , and Shahid Kapoor has created nice records at box office collections. All my hopes are pinned on this film. "I was apprehensive about taking up the role as it was a big risk". "The film is destined to be a big hit". Rajput Karn Sena is still in no mood to leave the film.

by | January 30, 2018 | 15:20

The Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) on Tuesday defended the decision of the Office of the President to put under a 90-day preventive suspension and charge Overall Deputy Ombudsman Melchor Carandang. "While silent as to the disciplinary authority over a Deputy Ombudsman, the subsequent enactment of the Ombudsman Act filled this gap and expressly granted the authority to the President", Calida said.

by | January 30, 2018 | 15:16

More importantly, this new species also represents one of the few dinosaur discoveries on the African continent , of which only a few fossils dating back 100 to 66 million years have been dug up. The Mansourasaurus was inhabiting the Mediterranean Seashores (back then, an ocean) and was presenting characteristics more similar to other dinosaurs from Europe and Asia than to other African dinosaurs .

by | January 30, 2018 | 14:59

The European Union has vowed rapid retaliation against any US curbs on imports from Europe after US President donald Trump raised the spectre of a transatlantic trade war over the weekend. In these times, the present's budget request has become a forgotten document - not only has Congress not acted on the budget request Trump issued past year, it has not even been able to pass a full government spending plan for 2018, which is why the country keeps lurching from shutdown threat to shutdown ...

by | January 30, 2018 | 14:54

The first ladies of Africa also participated in the 20th Ordinary General Assembly of the Organization against HIV/AIDS. The Nigerian leader described strong institutions as a necessary condition for winning the fight against corruption, stressing that for the corruption war to be won, African leaders must empower anti-corruption agencies and insulate them from political influence.

by | January 30, 2018 | 14:35

Snow is expected to produce 1 to 3 inches in parts of Kanawha, Mingo, Logan, Boone, Clay, Braxton, Lewis, Taylor, McDowell, Wyoming, Fayette and Nicholas counties. We do have the risk for pockets of minor coastal flooding as well this morning, with high astronomical tides and 1-1.5 foot storm surge possible. It will be mostly cloudy Tuesday after the snow moves out, and Wednesday will be mostly sunny with a high again in the mid-30s, the weather service said .

by | January 30, 2018 | 14:01

Sure, the Trump White House has had its share of spelling and grammatical errors in the past, but this typo is actually the fault of the House sergeant at arms' office , which is responsible for printing the tickets, according to Politico.

by | January 30, 2018 | 13:23

According to the New York Post , the president's staff is urging him to bring a much more positive tone this time . About half of the US territory still doesn't have the power back on. In a statement about their choice, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said: 'While President Trump has consistently broken his promises to the middle class, Congressman Kennedy profoundly understands the challenges facing hard-working men and women across the country'.

by | January 30, 2018 | 13:13

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has repeatedly said that Afrin should be cleared of "terrorists", and demanded the deployment of Turkish troops there during a speech back in November 2016. The TTB, which has more than 83,000 members representing 80 per cent of physicians in Turkey, is the nation's leading medical association. Rights group Amnesty International criticised the arrests, and said the TTB's head office had received a "large number of threats of violence by email and ...

by | January 30, 2018 | 12:58

The infant is reportedly in a critical but stable condition at a local hospital after undergoing surgery Monday, India's local NDTV reports. According to the police, the baby was assaulted in her home when her parents were both out for work.

by | January 30, 2018 | 12:41

A government source said the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen in support of the Hadi administration should rein in the STC separatists or else the battle against the Houthis would suffer. The US and the United Kingdom are convinced that the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels have been provided with long-range missiles that have been fired at Riyadh, Saudi Arabia's capital , highlighting Yemen's role as part of the surrogate war between Iran and the Saudis.

by | January 30, 2018 | 12:44

Local radio station Capital FM reported that supporters had been granted permission by Kenyan authorities to use the park. "They are afraid, they don't want the world to see what is happening, what the people want", said a tall, solid man clutching a rock, as he waited for Odinga.

by | January 30, 2018 | 11:38

It wasn't quite like this when the first Super Bowl team from Foxboro boarded buses bound for a date with the Bears in New Orleans, just as today's Patriots are flying to a showdown with the Eagles in Minnesota. "We always found time to come back here in the summer for a few weeks". In the NFC Championship Game , the Eagles sacked Minnesota Vikings quarterback Case Keenum just once.

by | January 30, 2018 | 11:01

What has been underreported is that post-demonetisation, thanks to lower borrowing costs, India Inc raised Rs 6.2 lakh crore a year ago via private placement of corporate bonds, reflecting the uptick in private capex cycle. It is expected that the government will signal its strong commitment to fiscal consolidation in the Budget. It is estimated that the fiscal deficit could now rise to 3.5 per cent of the GDP.

by | January 30, 2018 | 09:44

The report comes after Melania Trump's spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham, on Sunday slammed what she described as "flat-out false reporting" regarding the First Lady. Former First Lady Michelle Obama, by comparison, traveling alone cost $2.8 million over eight year, the newspaper noted. The most expensive trip saw the military equivalent of a 757 passenger jet travel from Joint Base Andrews to NY with only the crew on board, pick up the First Lady and fly her to Florida to meet the president, and ...