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by | May 14, 2018 | 10:13

The bridge, which overlooked a ravine in the mountainous Neelum district, collapsed after some three dozen university students walked across it to view a waterfall. According to initial investigation, the bridge had the capacity to withstand only four to six people at a time and there were also relevant warning signs posted on the bridge, but the tourists ignored them, said police officials.

by | May 14, 2018 | 10:07

Chidambaram , and his family.I am starting to wonder if for the Congress party in India, we are seeing a Nawaz Sharif moment". Pakistan's Supreme Court has disqualified Sharif from holding office owing to non-disclosure of assets and income earned overseas.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:48

President Donald Trump announced Washington would leave it and ordered sanctions reimposed on Tehran . It won't be easy to protect German firms that continue business cooperation with Iran after the U.S. Washington has given European firms doing business in Iran up to six months to wind up investments or risk United States sanctions and they are also forbidden from signing any new contracts with Iran.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:31

Hence, it is equally important to win both the Lok Sabha seats in Goa. Trying to put to rest all kinds of speculations doing the rounds for last two months, Shah assured complete stability in the coalition government even in the absence of ailing Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who is now undergoing treatment in USA.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:28

A 5-year-old Colorado girl is hospitalized in fair condition after she was attacked by a bear outside her home. When the mom went out side, she saw the black bear dragging her 5 year-old daughter, the bear dropped her after she started screaming at the animal.

by | May 14, 2018 | 03:36

This is all because of a low pressure system over the Gulf of Mexico that will slowly move north and as it does, will pump in more and more rain. It remained mostly dry Sunday as high pressure remains in control. Our rain this week may get a name! More widespread showers and storms started moving in across South Florida on Sunday morning, especially in the lower Florida Keys.

by | May 14, 2018 | 02:53

Former Vice President Joe Biden wrote: "People have wondered when decency would hit rock bottom with this administration". The 81-year-old senator was diagnosed in July with glioblastoma, an aggressive brain cancer . Sadler's comments drew bipartisan condemnation. The White House is not expected to acknowledge or apologize for the comment, despite pressure from both Democrats and Republicans for a public apology.

by | May 14, 2018 | 02:49

The official who originally leaked the comment said that although Sadler meant the remark to be a joke, it fell flat with its audience. Sadler said that McCain's feelings about Haspel do not even matter in light of the fact that "he's dying anyway".

by | May 14, 2018 | 02:35

There were two people on board, the pilot and the seven-year-old boy. The pilots is understood to be a United Kingdom national who was visiting the Irish Parachute Club. Members of the Civil Defence, Offaly Fire Services, and gardaí set up a road block not far from the crash site and a number of local people attended the scene.

by | May 14, 2018 | 02:27

Speaking on "Fox News Sunday", Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said withdrawing from the 2015 accord wasn't aimed at Europeans, but he didn't rule out the US imposing sanctions on entities that continue to do business with Iran , even as efforts continue to strike a new deal.

by | May 14, 2018 | 02:20

She said she had been encouraged by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's commitment to abide by the deal if the other signatories did so. The U.S. withdrawal from the Iran deal has upset Washington's European allies , cast uncertainty over global oil supplies and raised the risk of conflict in the Middle East.

by | May 14, 2018 | 02:17

The Israeli-annexed eastern sector of Jerusalem is sought as a future Palestinian capital - at least by those supporting Hamas' political rival, West Bank-based Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. "They are basically telling Palestinians we are against your dreams of having a state, and the Palestinians are left with nothing", says Jawad Siyam, a Palestinian activist who took part in peaceful demonstrations in Jerusalem in December, after the U.S.

by | May 14, 2018 | 01:28

Investigators have not revealed the motive behind the shootings, with Mr Cockman only saying he previously enjoyed a close relationship with Ms Miles' parents. Cockman admitted he had been filled with anger following the fact that his children's grandparents Peter Miles , 61, and Cynda Miles , 58, who were also found dead on the farm, had cut Cockman off from seeing his kids.

by | May 14, 2018 | 00:11

In the long term, however, " Iran is the big hope of aviation manufacturers" because of its large population - about 80 million - and middle class, its oil assets, and an aging aircraft fleet in need of upgrades, said Adam Pilarski, an Avitas analyst.

by | May 13, 2018 | 23:55

Other politicians who could not be seen to exempt their children from the comprehensive system for political reasons, such as former Labour prime minister Tony Blair and former Tory education secretary Michael Gove, have been able to send their children to highly atypical state schools in small and extremely expensive catchment areas, such as the London Oratory and the Grey Coat Hospital Girls School - compared by critics to the supposed state schools used by Communist Party elites in the ...

by | May 13, 2018 | 22:52

Some experts believe Kim may try to drag out the process to wait out the Trump administration or seek a deal in which he gives away his intercontinental ballistic missiles but retains some of his shorter-range arsenal in return for a reduced US military presence in the South.

by | May 13, 2018 | 22:39

But in an interview aired on the ABC program "This Week", Bolton said, "That's not the policy of the administration . I think Rouhani and Zarif need to explain why it's the case that while this agreement was in place, Iran continued its march across the Middle East".

by | May 13, 2018 | 22:32

Also, the chief minister will felicitate the topper of the state. Madhya Pradesh HSC, HSSC Results to be released tomorrow at 10 am. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be conducting examinations for six students of class 10 and 12, who were representing India at global sports championships during the board exams .

by | May 13, 2018 | 21:36

The other countries in the JCPOA have expressed their readiness to remain in the agreement and work with the USA to renegotiate and improve the deal. U.S. Senior cleric Ayatollah Ahmad Khatami said Friday that Europe was "not to be trusted", and the head of the elite military wing, the Revolutionary Guards, General Mohammad Ali Jafari, has also blamed officials for looking "outside rather than looking at domestic potentials" to boost Iran's fragile economy.

by | May 13, 2018 | 20:18

On Tuesday Mr Trump announced he would pull out the Iran deal, despite various attempts by European leaders to convince the US President to rethink his decision. While some US allies such as Japan and South Korea will likely opt not to anger their Big Brother and stop importing oil from Iran , others, such as China and India, will continue buying Iranian crude as they are not dependent on the United States for their national security.

by | May 13, 2018 | 20:13

Most of the SC justices - including Associate Justice Noel Tijam who penned the decision - believed that Sereno's appointment as chief magistrate was void from the start due to such reason. The former law professor at the state-run University of the Philippines says the government petition that her fellow justices approved violated the constitution, which provides that top officials like her can only be removed by impeachment.

by | May 13, 2018 | 20:06

Syrian state-run media said Israel struck a military outpost near the capital Damascus on Tuesday, saying its air defenses intercepted and destroyed two of the incoming missiles. "The Israeli army carried out an extensive attack against Iranian targets in Syria". With the tensions escalating at Israel's northern border with Syria, where Iranian forces have a major presence today, the Netanyahu stressed that "the removal of sanctions under the deal has already produced disastrous results".

by | May 13, 2018 | 19:52

Europe's largest economies lobbied to protect their companies' investments in Iran on Friday, seeking to keep the nuclear deal with Tehran alive after Washington pulled out and threatened to impose sanctions on European companies. Meanwhile, European diplomats in Tehran fumed that Trump's decision to withdraw from the deal could undermine years of patient work to restore commercial and diplomatic ties with the Islamic Republic .

by | May 13, 2018 | 19:48

The Health Secretary described the former culture secretary as a "believer in the magical potential of life". He continued: "She was the most wise of counsellors, the most loyal and supportive of colleagues, and the best of friends". She split from her lawyer husband David Mills in 2006 when she admitted being unaware he had paid off part of their mortgage with £350,000 at the centre of a bribery case involving former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi.

by | May 13, 2018 | 19:06

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Sherry Rehman on Sunday slammed Nawaz Sharif for his statement on the Mumbai attacks and said it backed Modi's stance. Without naming Mumbai attack mastermind and various militant organisations operating in the country, Mr. Sharif said, "Militant organisations are active in Pakistan".