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by | September 18, 2016 | 01:43

Armed men on board two pumpboats stormed the Holiday Oceanview Samal Resort in Barangay Camudmud, Babak district in the Island Garden City of Samal in Davao del Norte at around 11:30 p.m. The ASG is still holding more than a dozen other hostages, including Malaysian and Indonesian tugboat crew and Filipino fishermen kidnapped in Sabah.

by | September 18, 2016 | 01:41

At least 62 regime soldiers were killed in a US -led coalition air strike at an army position near Deir al-Zor airport on Saturday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring group said, citing a source at the airport.

by | September 17, 2016 | 00:35

Police are reportedly investigating instigation to suicide charges. "Although in that cellar where she took her own life Tiziana was alone, morally to pull the noose around the neck were the ex-boyfriend, and those who took advantage". The four men to whom Cantone originally sent the video are being investigated for defamation and "incitement to suicide", but the Local noted that it is often hard to determine the necessary motive for suicide in such a case.

by | September 17, 2016 | 00:34

Although Mr Farage did not officially endorse any candidate during the contest, it was clear that he was keen for Ms James to take over. Ms James went on to enjoy greater electoral success the following year, when she was elected to the European Parliament as MEP for South East England - a position she still holds today.

by | September 16, 2016 | 00:15

The ceasefire extension "provides us a critical window of opportunity to assist the people in need in east Aleppo", said a spokesman for the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, David Swanson. Mr de Mistura's humanitarian adviser Jan Egeland said there had been no reports of civilian killings in the past 24 hours and attacks on schools and hospitals had stopped.

by | September 13, 2016 | 15:59

Other way, your competitors will take your place. Experts from Avto.pro decided to gather information about the current situation in this market. And they have noticed that the main problem of this industry in Ukraine is still the same – the lack of a well-build communication and data from all the areas of an auto market.

by | September 12, 2016 | 00:07

The Nine-Dash Line is China's demarcation of its claim to most of the South China Sea , including territory much closer to the borders of the Philippines, Vietnam and Indonesia than the Chinese shore. It may be recalled that during the observance of National Heroes Day last August 29, President Duterte said "the Chinese people this time might find a place in their hearts for the Filipino; I hope that you treat us as your brothers".

by | September 12, 2016 | 00:05

In 2012 municipal elections were held in the West Bank, but not in Gaza as Hamas boycotted. Palestinians would have voted for leaders to fill 3,818 seats on 416 municipal councils in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. While local elections in most countries determine regional affairs, for the occupied Palestinian territory the promise of voting was a much desired injection of democracy.

by | September 12, 2016 | 00:03

Authorities have appeared to turn a blind eye to the far-right surge, but it has sparked worldwide concern and brought already frosty ties with Serbia to their lowest level since Croatia's 1990s independence war. With Plenkovic's moderate agenda, HDZ could also count on the backing of minorities, notably Serbs, as well as Croatians living overseas, its traditional supporters.

by | September 11, 2016 | 00:10

Francois Molins, the Paris prosecutor, said the women were guided by members of the so-called Islamic State from its strongholds. The 19-year-old woman has been named by French media as Ines Madani, born at Tremblay in the north-eastern Parisian suburb of Seine-Saint-Denis.

by | September 11, 2016 | 00:10

During an overnight visit to Indonesia on Friday, Duterte announced that Beijing had promised to offer help in building drug rehabilitation centres for the treatment of Filipino crystal meth users. Why?" So what if my reputation is bad? "I realise this raises tensions", Mr Obama said earlier yesterday about the ruling. Through the pictures, Najib said Duterte questioned the human rights bandied about by the United States while numerous people in Philippine were killed by the U.S.

by | September 10, 2016 | 00:48

European Union leaders, excluding Britain, will meet next week in Bratislava to sketch out the bloc's future strategy after Brexit. He also said he felt there was a strong political commitment from the EU's remaining 27 members to move forward together.

by | September 10, 2016 | 00:48

All three girls were 12 at the time. The "Slender Man symbol" introduced by Marble Hornets. That should sound familiar. Judge Michale Bohren ordered that Weier be evaluated by two doctors by October 6, court records showed. The girls' lawyers had argued the girls were mentally ill when they stabbed their classmate. According to court documents, the girls invited their classmate, Payton Leutner, to a birthday sleepover in May 2014.

by | September 09, 2016 | 03:14

Under the proposals, a new chamber for MPs would be set up in the courtyard of Richmond House, the current home of the Department of Health, while peers would move to the Queen Elizabeth II conference centre. Britain's parliament on Thursday announced a multibillion dollar plan to move away from the iconic Palace of Westminster for most of the next decade to allow urgent restoration work.

by | September 08, 2016 | 00:50

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (from left, 4th) and leaders from ASEAN members attend the 19th ASEAN-China Summit in Vientiane, Laos , Sept 7, 2016. India has been seeking to join the exclusive 21-member APEC. In a Facebookpost, he said strategic partnership with ASEAN is also important for safeguarding and promoting India's security interests and countering traditional and non-traditional security challenges in the region.

by | September 08, 2016 | 00:48

The Clinton campaign doubts Trump has it in him. But the catch is that the long-term consequences for the GOP can be even worse if Trump somehow turns it around and wins-after all, bad presidents do even more damage to their party (and country) than bad candidates who lose in landslides.

by | September 08, 2016 | 00:46

Your current subscription does not provide access to this content. It called on North Korea to "refrain from further actions, including nuclear tests, in violation of the relevant Security Council resolutions and comply fully with its obligations under these resolutions".

by | September 06, 2016 | 00:29

Friday's U.S. jobs report showed nonfarm payrolls rose by 151,000 jobs in August after an upwardly revised 275,000 increase in July. The US economy still appears formidable enough to hike the rates and the only card being played is the timing card.

by | September 05, 2016 | 00:38

According to an earlier Firstpost report, the firing began around 6 am when terrorists attacked the colony and exchanged fire with security forces in Warsak area of Peshawar district in Khyber-Pakthunkhwa province, officials said. "We will target them more", he said. " Terrorists have been defeated by our security forces, however, their facilitators have not been cleared yet".

by | September 05, 2016 | 00:31

China opposes the deployment of the anti-missile system of Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) by the United States in the Republic of Korea, Xi said. "We need to take an innovative approach to climate change", he said in Hangzhou. "By ratifying the Paris climate agreement today, the USA and China are demonstrating that the world's two largest economies will help lead the fight against climate change - but it's imperative that more nations join them".

by | September 04, 2016 | 01:45

The US and China - together responsible for 40 percent of the world's carbon emissions - have both formally joined the Paris global climate agreement. Canada's objectives at this summit are expected to range from promoting trade and investment, encouraging other countries to move forward in the fight against climate change and pressing them to use the necessary policy tools to generate growth.

by | September 04, 2016 | 01:43

The Islamic State reported Tuesday that its official spokesman and senior leader, Abu Muhammed al-Adnani, was killed in Syria, according to the Associated Press. His real name or identity is not known, but it is said that he was the organisation's main propaganda chief. Such U.S. assessments often take days and often lag behind official announcements by militant groups.

by | September 04, 2016 | 01:36

Since then, rebels claim to have been seizing villages along the Turkish border. Some 5,000 US and Turkish-backed Syrian rebels have crossed into northern Syria from Turkey to participate in the so-called Euphrates Shield operation, according to local journalist Adnan al-Hussein, who is embedded with the groups.

by | September 03, 2016 | 01:27

Police charged two men with murder for fatally shooting Nykea Aldridge, a cousin of basketball star Dwyane Wade , on Friday while she was pushing her baby in a stroller and walking to register her children for school. Although the tragedy has ripped a mother from the lives of her four children, Wade's aunt is thankful to God for the brief life of her slain daughter.

by | September 03, 2016 | 01:24

Trudeau said he raised the highly-publicized case of Kevin Garratt, a Canadian detained in China for more than two years on espionage charges, in his meetings with President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang this week. Trudeau and his wife Sophie Gregoire with their daughter Ella-Grace take a walk along the Great Wall of China. "We know that when we do build strong and resilient relationships, when we give Canadian businesses more opportunities to succeed - they will succeed", he said.

by | September 03, 2016 | 01:22

Eric and Jeremy united with Colin to protest police brutality and the mistreatment black people and minorities. The 49ers quarterback has apparently been donning socks decorated in pigs with police hats at practice since at least August 10, according to CBS Sports.

by | September 02, 2016 | 00:16

The Egyptian president is to hold talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday. Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi received eight new ambassadors on Wednesday, including Israeli ambassador David Govrin, the presidency said in a statement.

by | September 02, 2016 | 00:16

Mr. Lazar, 44, was already serving a 7-year sentence for hacking in his home country when the U.S. Department of Justice charged him in 2014 with a series of cybercrimes committed against Americas. He claimed publicly that he hacked into Hillary Clinton's infamous private email server - "it was like an open orchid on the internet", he told NBC News earlier this year - but there's no evidence he actually did so.

by | September 02, 2016 | 00:14

LEU can be processed into weapons-grade uranium. Vice President and Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) announced that the operations to construct two new nuclear power plant in Bushehr in Southern Iran will start in coming days.

by | September 02, 2016 | 00:14

The committee has also advanced plans for a senior citizens' home of 234 housing units in the settlement of Elkana. An Israeli planning committee approved the construction of hundreds of housing units in four West Bank settlements. In response, Netanyahu's office called criticism of Israeli settlement building "absurd", particularly related to east Jerusalem. In a position that has wide worldwide backing, Palestinians want the territory for their future state, along with the Gaza Strip and ...

by | September 02, 2016 | 00:12

Coronado is the fourth LCS this year to experience serious engineering casualties, but the first of the Independence class to do so. "The events have prompted the Navy's top officer to fast-track changes to the program now being briefed to leadership".

by | September 01, 2016 | 06:17

Eskom added in its explanation that the National Treasury supported the extension of the coal supply contract for the Komati Power Station. The parastatal further stated that it has compiled a response to National Treasury's report dated 12 April 2016 and the responses are due to be tabled for consideration by the Eskom Board as per National Treasury's instruction during September 2016.

by | September 01, 2016 | 06:11

But the central figure of the controversy, seems to have forgiven Dadlani for his comments. Delhi's Minister of Health, Satyendar Jain tweeted, "Met Muni Shri Tarun Sagar Ji. Vishal got severely criticized after he posted his tweet against the Jain spiritual leader and after some time he not only deleted the tweet but also apologized to everyone writing, "I apologise again, to the Jain Community, & all others offended".

by | September 01, 2016 | 06:09

John Bolt, director of University Relations, was not surprised, nor concerned by the rankings. "It's not a scientific survey, it's an internet poll", he said. "The accolades that Clemson received from The Princeton Review this year not only reflect the emotion, engagement and excitement that help make up the Clemson Experience, but also highlight the university's commitment to ensuring that students are prepared to be competitive and successful in the job market".

by | August 31, 2016 | 00:36

The subsequent fighting pits Turkey, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, against a USA -backed proxy that is the most effective ground force battling IS militants in Syria. France is part of that coalition. French President Francois Hollande waits for a guest at the Elysee Palace in Paris , France, August 29, 2016.