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by | December 08, 2015 | 14:40

Written by an Egyptian called Abu Abdullah, the document calls for a single identity for the ISIS to unite foreigners and local jihadists . However, Tamimi said the playbook, along with a further 300 Isis documents he has obtained over the past year, showed that building a viable country rooted in fundamentalist theology was the central aim.

by | December 08, 2015 | 06:51

The decree, which became effective immediately on the date of publication, was entitled "On measures to ensure Russia's national security and protect Russian citizens from criminal and other illegal activities and the application of special economic measures against Turkey".

by | December 07, 2015 | 16:54

LONDON (AP) - Britain's army has been called in to help people evacuate from their homes as stormy weather left parts of the country severely flooded. West Yorkshire Fire Service sent officers to help with a national response to serious flooding which hit parts of Lancashire and Cumbria the worst.

by | December 07, 2015 | 15:00

Representatives from several Russian companies have held talks in Iran in the run-up to Putin's visit and negotiations are ongoing, Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanaei told Etemad. Moscow , however, later provided Saddam Hussein with weapons during the Iran-Iraq war. Putin also said that both countries would be stepping up industrial cooperation.

by | December 07, 2015 | 11:15

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Russian airstrikes in Syria against Islamic State (ISIS) targets are more effective than those of the U.S.-led coalition because Moscow coordinates with his government. The group claimed responsibility for blowing a Russian passenger jet out of the sky over Egypt, killing 224 people. The warships of Russia's Caspian Flotilla have also launched a series of cruise missile strikes against the ISIL assets in Syria .

by | December 07, 2015 | 11:40

His near presidential assertion that the party leader decides the party whip, and not the shadow cabinet , may not be the view of all Labour constitutionalists, but it leaves MPs fearful of displaying disloyalty. A mooted emergency meeting of the national executive, asserting that the terms of the Labour conference motion on Syria have not been met, would also portray him as the party democrat fighting his out of touch MPs.

by | December 07, 2015 | 07:16

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov announced that Moscow will halt the existing visa-free regime starting January 1, saying that Turkey has become a conduit for terrorists and has been reluctant to share information with Moscow about Russian citizens accused of involvement in terrorist activities.

by | December 07, 2015 | 07:40

Mr. Modi's address in the Lok Sabha came as part of the commemoration of the Constitution to mark the 125th birth anniversary year of the chairman of its drafting committee Dr. "Dignity of Indian and unity of India, it reflects this mantra", Modi said. He never said how he was being ignored and insulted. "We already celebrate 26 January, which was the date given to us by Ambedkar", said Ghulam Nabi Azad, leader of the opposition in the Rajya Sabha.

by | December 07, 2015 | 02:45

Colonel Patrick Ryder, a spokesman for U.S. Central Command, said on Friday that more Russian bombs were now targeting Islamic State, which is also known as ISIS and ISIL. Russian warplanes have flown 522 sorties and destroyed over 800 targets over the last four days, according to Shoigu. Russian security services have killed 11 Islamist militants who had been helping smuggle fighters across borders to Syria to join Islamic State , the country's anti-terrorism committee said.

by | December 06, 2015 | 16:53

Responding to the verdict, Pistorius' family said their lawyers are studying the finding and will advise them on "options going forward". Justice Eric Leach called the incident a "human tragedy of Shakespearean proportion" as he started reading the ruling.

by | December 06, 2015 | 09:40

It contends its main target is Islamic State militants who control large swathes of Syria and Iraq, but it has been accused of hitting other targets, including territory occupied by Western-backed rebels. In the interview with China's Phoenix television, Assad said the situation in Syria had "improved in a very good way" since Russian Federation began air strikes on September 30, AFP reported.

by | December 06, 2015 | 05:54

Taylor Farms Pacific, Inc. of Tracy, California, grew the celery used in the Costco chicken salad that was first linked to the outbreak. The retailer has a single supplier of the vegetables it uses in its chicken salads sold throughout at all U.S. stores.

by | December 06, 2015 | 02:37

Horrific images and videos shared on social media reveal a showdown between police officers and the knife-wielding man, as well as a large puddle of blood close by. The Metropolitan Police has refused to comment on whether the attack was related to extremism. 'Met officers attended the scene. The officers then bring him down with a jolt as they fire the taser, leaving him shaking on the floor as they close in for the arrest.

by | December 05, 2015 | 21:54

The Kremlin has used the air campaign in Syria to showcase an array of new weapons, including state-of-the art cruise missiles. France dismissed Russian suggestions on Friday its air strikes against oil installations in Syria were illegal, saying they were "an appropriate and necessary riposte" to attacks by the Islamic State.

by | December 05, 2015 | 22:28

CDC has also advised the public on Tuesday to get rid of any rotisserie chicken salad sold from any Costco store on or before November 20. Among the five people who have been sent for hospitalization, two have developed kidney failure like condition called hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS).

by | December 05, 2015 | 17:40

Among the attending world leaders will be newly elected Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who has been able to generate plenty of excitement and optimism in the days leading up to the United Nations conference. May expressed appreciation to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for returning to the long-standing practice of including parliamentarians from opposition parties in Canadian government delegations.

by | December 05, 2015 | 11:16

Few migrants have entered Slovakia on their voyage to western Europe, and even fewer asylum-seekers have chosen to stay. Announcing the court challenge on Thursday, he said it was "not enough to protest [the European Union plan], action must be taken".

by | December 05, 2015 | 03:55

Royal Air Force (RAF) strikes could begin within days or even hours. The U.K. planes targeted oil fields being run by ISIS. The U.K. has not been a stranger to being a target of terrorism. Meanwhile, a radicalisation expert has warned the United Kingdom is under threat from homegrown jihadis who could carry out similar attacks as the Paris atrocities.

by | December 05, 2015 | 05:09

A U.S.- led coalition is also striking the Islamic State group in  Syria , but is not coordinating its efforts with Assad or Russia, beyond communicating with Moscow in order to prevent midair mishaps. But with the French stepping up their involvement in  Syria  following the brutal murder of 129 civilians in Paris by ISIS operatives on November 13, the war in  Syria  has prepared to morph yet again.

by | December 04, 2015 | 13:53

Today, Priscilla Chan - a prominent Buddhist, philanthropist, and educator - announced with her husband - Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg - that the couple will donate 99% of their shares in Facebook over the course of their life. Max Chan-Zuckerberg was born early last week - though Facebook did not specify her birth date - and weighed 7 lbs 8 ounces at birth. "Our initial areas of focus will be personalized learning, curing disease, connecting people and building strong communities", the ...

by | December 04, 2015 | 12:17

EFF uncovered the practice while conducting research for its own " Spying on Students " campaign, which was created to raise awareness of the risks to children's privacy when using school-supplied technology. "Minors shouldn't be tracked or used as guinea pigs, with their data treated as a profit center", Cardozo added. "While we appreciate the EFF's focus on student data privacy, we are confident that our tools comply with both the law and our promises, including the Student Privacy Pledge ...

by | December 04, 2015 | 02:05

The tool is believed to help solve one of the biggest issues with the Apple TV, which is the repetitive process of logging into apps, says The Verge. "With Digits, your users can now seamlessly and safely log into your Apple TV apps". The integration aims to cut down on how often Apple TV users must hunt and peck out their passwords, but it does require a secondary device to complete the authorization process.

by | December 03, 2015 | 21:39

Deputy Prime minister Tharman, who was chairing the event noted that India was only the second nation to recognize Singapore's freedom 50 years ago, he also said that he hoped that India will remain one of the important stakeholders in the region.

by | December 03, 2015 | 16:04

The situation at the airport would be reviewed again Thursday before giving the go ahead for resumption of flight operations, Mr Srivastava said. "But we have taken the route to Chennai through the nearby naval base and our teams have gone to Chennai from there", he added.

by | December 03, 2015 | 11:32

The doomed plane was operated by Russian airline Kogalymavia and crashed en route from Sharm el0Sheikh to Saint Petersburg, Russia, killing all 224 people on board. Moscow claimed to have killed more than 600 fighters after hitting seven targets in the Raqa, Idlib and Aleppo provinces, Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu was quoted as saying by Russian news agencies.

by | December 03, 2015 | 00:50

A large part of the road near Madhya Kailash temple in the heart of the city in an area that connects the IT corridor has caved in resulting in a huge crater and disrupting traffic. He said 186 people had been reported killed in the floods, now in their fourth week. "If the rains hold off, the situation will improve, but if they start up again tonight there will be more trouble", he told AFP.

by | December 02, 2015 | 13:46

Sony Corp has reportedly unlocked a bit more power on the PS4's CPU, allowing game devs to benefit from faster processing speeds. Developers are expected to have something closer to half of the seventh core available for games, leaving the other half available for the operating system.

by | December 02, 2015 | 00:48

He added that Ukrainian electricity providers, on whom the peninsula now depends, could expect to lose access to the Crimean market as the territory is integrated into Russia's "unified" power grid, the RIA Novosti news agency reported Sunday.

by | November 29, 2015 | 23:33

In 2014, Shop.org's eHoliday survey of retailers showed that 69.1 percent polled said they invested in optimizing their mobile websites prior to the holiday season. One deal the company highlighted was the  Xbox One 500GB Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Bundle for $299.99, which includes a free EA sports game and free 3-month Xbox Live subscription with purchase.

by | November 27, 2015 | 13:55

Sheen told Lauer, "It started with what I thought was a series of crushing headaches". "I saw him Saturday night, my wife and I went to see him, to make sure he knew we were behind him, and if he wanted me to go, I would have cancelled this event".

by | November 27, 2015 | 09:54

Sanders vehemently denied that his comment was sexist and when the issue came up at the second debate earlier this month, he said: "The problem is... Boyd also brought up the topic of gun control. Often, Hillary Clinton's contract expressly prohibited the remarks from being broadcast, transcribed or "otherwise reproduced", according  to a copy of her agreement for one speech with the University of Buffalo.

by | November 27, 2015 | 03:50

His recent comments about Muslims cheering when the Twin Towers went down on 9/11 is no different. Donald Trump has ratcheted up his populist United States presidential bid by claiming he can "feel" terrorism and boasting that he forecast the threat of Osama Bin Laden a year before the 9/11 attacks.

by | November 26, 2015 | 04:31

Though not a case, it is a magnetic cushion that conforms to any surface, flat or irregular, so you always have the best angle when you're typing on the iPad, browsing the web , playing games or just watching videos. Ultimately I find myself bumping into the limits of the iOS software more than any hardware limitations from the iPad Pro . We take a look at some of the more noteworthy iPad Pro accessories to recently hit the market.

by | November 26, 2015 | 02:01

She said the country must work "cooperatively" to solve the problem. With tens of thousands of people crossing the Swedish-Danish border daily and only a few hundred officers available to supervise, border checks were reduced to "spot checks", with cars and trains picked at random to be inspected.

by | December 07, 2011 | 15:23

The Panthers lost a few key leaders from last season's team, including Andrew Taylor and JaJuan Maxwell. Therefore, Lockhart and fellow junior, Alex Hall, have helped to lead the new-look Panthers to a 5-3 start. The point guard position is crucial to keeping the team on the same page on the floor. "Point guards have to be vocal, they lead the team and it starts with them—every play on the court, defense or offense," Carter says.