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by | April 15, 2018 | 13:21

Mattis said he personally believes Syria is guilty of an "inexcusable" use of chemical weapons, while noting that the global fact-finding team would likely fall short of determining who was responsible. Syrian activists and rescuers say the attack on Douma killed more than 40 people, allegations denied by the government. It was not clear whether the presence of the investigators could affect the timing of any US military action.

by | April 15, 2018 | 13:01

He added that the UP government will not compromise on justice and that the CBI ought to have arrested the accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) made the second arrest in the Unnao rape case today as it took into custody Shashi Singh, the woman who allegedly took the 17-year-old victim girl to the prime accused, BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, officials said.

by | April 15, 2018 | 13:01

Sengar has already been arrested by the CBI in connection with the alleged rape of 17-year-old-girl in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao district. The BJP MLA, who was on Friday arrested by the CBI , was produced before a Lucknow court earlier in the day where he claimed innocence and said he has "faith in the judiciary", ANI reported.

by | April 15, 2018 | 12:05

Togadia, who had recently alleged attempts to get him eliminated after he disappeared and was found unconscious in an Ahmedabad park, immediately announced an indefinite hunger strike. He became Governor of Himachal Pradesh on 8 May 2003, serving in that post until 19 July 2008.Now worldwide president for VHP after Pravin G Togadia.

by | April 15, 2018 | 11:44

The race took a dramatic twist when the safety vehicle was deployed following a coming-together between the Toro Rosso pair of Brendon Hartley and Pierre Gasly on lap 31. Daniel Ricciardo emerged victorious at a mesmerising Chinese Grand Prix after the lead changed three times and drama unfolded among the top six drivers.

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:40

Federal prosecutors on Friday said President Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen is the target of a "months-long" criminal investigation that centers on Cohen's own business dealings rather than his legal work on Trump's behalf. In response, prosecutors said they have set up a "taint team" to review documents before attorneys working on the case can access them. Depending on what was said, the call could be problematic for both men, as defence lawyers often advise their clients not ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:39

Russia , another major supporter of the Assad regime, has also denounced the USA -led airstrikes. According to the newspaper, the Israeli army has deployed the Iron Dome missile defence system in anticipation of any retaliatory strike. The Israeli newspaper Haaretz mentioned there clearly was "a high probability the attack in Syria this week attributed to Israel was against an undercover target that reflected that a similar hazard" since the drone incursion in February .

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:36

In a statement on Thursday, police said they are continuing their efforts to search for the missing children. - The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office says the body of a woman was found in Northern California river that a family's SUV plunged into last week.

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:32

Pence's to-do list included smoothing over differences with Mexico, America's southern neighbor, amid unease over Trump's decision to send troops to the border and harsh rhetoric on immigration. In meeting after meeting, Pence offered a low-key, extended hand. Pence said Iran also is partly to blame in Syria. The decades-old trilateral trade agreement has been a frequent target of President Trump, who has criticized large trade deficits the US has with Mexico and Canada, as well as the ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:32

We thank them both. They "are responsible for the regional consequences of this adventurist action", it said, condemning a "clear violation of global rules and laws". Saturday is Israel's Sabbath, or the Jewish day of rest, when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu generally refrains from making official statements in his name.

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:01

Thompson is also the father of a son with former girlfriend Jordan Craig, a lifestyle blogger who gave birth in 2016 after the athlete started dating Kardashian. 'Khloe is feeling nothing but happiness right now. The reality TV star and her boyfriend, Cleveland Cavaliers player Tristan Thompson , have welcomed a daughter, a representative for the Cavaliers told The Associated Press .

by | April 15, 2018 | 08:51

The Presidents' Trophy winners started slowly, giving up a goal on Colorado's first shot for a second straight game. Nashville wins 5-4 and takes a 2-0 series lead before heading to Denver, Colorado for Game 3 and Game 4. The team has been forced to defend opponent power plays for just 8.4 minutes per game over their last five outings, overall. Nashville (-340) is now favored over Colorado (+270) and the Over/Under (O/U) is set at 6 goals (-130 over, +110 under).

by | April 15, 2018 | 08:46

Part of Nixon's strategy to upset Cuomo in the gubernatorial race is tapping into the Black and Latino voter base, which Cuomo has historically received strong support from. A poll from mid-March shows Cuomo leading Nixon by 47 points in the primary in the deep-blue state. Cuomo, who announced on Friday that he would not seek the WFP's endorsement, has reportedly gone to war against the insurgent party , and pressured his powerful union allies to persuade them not to endorse Nixon.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:58

All three allies fired 22 weapons at the Him Shinshar Chemical Weapons Storage Site just west of Homs, and the US military launched seven missiles at the Him Shinshar Chemical Weapons Bunker, McKenzie said. "The evil and the despicable attack left mothers and fathers, infants and children, thrashing in pain and gasping for air". Trump, who announced the start of the joint strikes late Friday, called the Douma attack the "crimes of a monster", referring to Assad.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:37

She is not a native English speaker yet while I studied in worldwide schools, she managed to help me win awards for writing in English and I surpassed all nationalities and students who were native speakers. "I hope this outcome encourages other victims of domestic abuse to have the courage to come forward and talk to us". "She already looked like she loved him after holding him for an hour".

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:33

The teen told the dispatcher to pass along a message for him after he died. CINCINNATI (AP) - A teenage boy trapped inside a minivan in a parking lot near the southwest OH school he attended told a 911 dispatcher he "probably didn't have much time left" and asked to "tell my mom I love her if I die".

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:19

Addressing a Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) workers rally in Sialkot, Maryam Nawaz maintained that this "disqualification is not for life" but only till the current bunch of judges are in office. She told reporters "nameless and faceless people" had interfered to orchestrate Sharif's political demise and the downfall of the PML-N. Today's ruling marks a victory for the former cricketer Imran Khan, who leads the opposition Movement for Justice and who has waged...

by | April 15, 2018 | 05:50

While the White House has said Trump believes he has the power to fire Mueller, the President has also denied reports that he wants to fire him. "The president has a lot of options at his disposal", Sanders said. Initial reports indicated the use of chlorine gas, possibly in addition to the nerve agent Sarin. Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Chief Judge Sidney Thomas asked at the hearing on Wednesday in San Francisco what the court should make of statements by Trump and his ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 05:45

Senior officials from the Pentagon also said that "this wave of airstrikes is over", but maintained that the American military was prepared for prolonged involvement in the region. President Donald Trump on Saturday hailed a US -led missile assault on Syria's regime as "perfectly executed", despite the limited nature of the strikes and Russia's condemnation, which further heightened tensions between the Cold War foes.

by | April 15, 2018 | 05:35

It comes after a chemical weapons attack on the rebel-held city of Douma at the weekend, which killed some 70 people and injured up to 500 more . "We are continuing to assess intelligence and are engaged in conversations with our partners and allies", White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement on Thursday afternoon.

by | April 15, 2018 | 04:05

Speaking after the game , Ward admitted feeling overcome with elation at winning the bronze while also thanking his team-mates for their ability to provide him with plenty of goalscoring opportunities. The technically superior Indian stuck to his usual tactic of taking slow control of the proceedings, trading with caution first up before letting it rip to take the opponent by surprise.

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:54

The Interior Department is increasing fees at the most popular national parks to $35 per vehicle, backing down from an earlier plan that would have forced visitors to pay $70 per vehicle to visit the Grand Canyon, Yosemite and other iconic parks.

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:49

Smoke could be seen rising from the northern and eastern edges of the capital. Mattis estimated the latest air campaign was about twice the size of the 2017 strike. The Prime Minister also warned Russian Federation that the air strikes should act as a warning to Russian Federation over its use of chemical weapons .

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:47

News of his letter to Congress splashed in the headlines as early voting proceeded. That reopening ended up going nowhere, and Comey quickly reclosed the case, but Clinton later blamed his decision on her losing the presidential campaign.

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:44

The authorities were still searching for the other three children: Hannah, 16; Devonte, 15; and Sierra, 15. Merely weeks after the Hart family perished in a lethal plunge from an ocean overlook alongside the Pacific Coast Freeway in Northern California , rescuers had been in search of one different family feared to have pushed into water within the equivalent county.