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by | December 21, 2016 | 01:17

The Chinese government says the US presence there is provocative, and it has said so again since the drone was seized. Collin Koh, a research fellow on naval affairs at the S. "We have registered our objection to China's unlawful seizure of a USA unmanned underwater vehicle operating in worldwide waters in the South China Sea".

by | December 21, 2016 | 01:06

US policy on Israel nearly always manages to divide and stoke controversy, and President-elect Donald Trump's appointment of David Friedman as USA ambassador to Israel is no exception. If there are still doubts on where Friedman stands on the Palestinian cause, the Israeli newspaper Haaretz makes it clear; it described him as being on the far right of the Israeli political spectrum, more extreme than Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

by | December 21, 2016 | 00:59

Northumbria Police have, however, said that there is "nothing" to suggest that there is any specific threat to the North East area in the wake of the incident. German media cited local security sources as saying that there was evidence suggesting the arrested suspect was from Afghanistan or Pakistan and had entered Germany in February as a refugee.

by | December 21, 2016 | 00:59

The nine surviving victims were in critical condition, Zubovsky said . Two people are reported to have been arrested so far. Use of counterfeit or surrogate alcohol is rife in Russia's poorer regions, where two years of economic pain have pushed more people below the poverty line.

by | December 20, 2016 | 00:42

In an explanatory video, Merriam-Webster editor-at-large Peter Sokolowski said that the dictionary has two types of "high-volume look-ups": perennial words, which people look up all the time, and words tied to news events, which show "spikes of interest".

by | December 20, 2016 | 00:44

Apple said that as a result of the ruling , the company would pay 40 per cent of all the corporate taxes collected in Ireland. Bruce Sewell , Apple SVP, said that the company was targeted to "generate lots of headlines" in a statement .

by | December 19, 2016 | 01:48

On Sunday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin discussed the evacuation of civilians in the war-torn Syrian city of Aleppo on the phone, according to a presidential source. The agency has said thousands of people, among them women, children, the sick and the wounded, remain trapped in besieged areas of the city, waiting in freezing temperatures for the evacuations to resume.

by | December 19, 2016 | 01:46

The weather service in Birmingham issued a wind advisory for part of central Alabama that will be in effect until noon. After the strong storms move out, temperatures are expected to plummet. "The best bet is probably to wait until mid-morning to let the sun get out and melt anything". This is going to leave us with a quick changeover to sleet and then freezing rain by morning.

by | December 19, 2016 | 01:47

Also weighing on sentiment is a warning from Opec that supply would exceed demand by 1.2 million barrels a day without pledges from its members and other global producers to cut daily supply by around 1.8 million next year. The report equally noted that the higher prices came after Kuwait, an OPEC member, notified customers that it would cut supplies from January as part of the deal by OPEC and non-OPEC members to cap production by nearly 1.8mbd and reduce a fuel supply overhang that has ...

by | December 19, 2016 | 01:32

The suspension demonstrated the fragility of the cease-fire deal under which civilians and fighters inside the few remaining blocks of the rebel enclave in Aleppo were to be taken to opposition-held territory nearby. But the government did not announce any deal. State television said at least 4000 rebels and their families would be evacuated. Evacuating the last rebel pocket in Aleppo had been scheduled to start on Wednesday, but was delayed by a day because of government objections, ...

by | December 18, 2016 | 01:13

The team is confident "it will get better and better every year for India, now with the government supporting our films". Bittersweet comedy Toni Erdmann has been put on the shortlist for the best foreign language film at the 2017 Oscars - the latest recognition for the German film.

by | December 18, 2016 | 01:13

After Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan adjourned the House for the day, before lunch, Mr. Advani was seen speaking to Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani who gestured to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh that the senior leader wanted to say something.

by | December 18, 2016 | 00:59

After a couple of bank robbery incidents in Valley, Jammu Kashmir Police Friday said that militants operating in Kashmir are shot of money and to fatten their coffers they have started looting the banks here. "Two of them are Pakistani militants while two others are locals", Bhat said. Jammu & Kashmir Bank Ltd has announced the Unaudited Standalone financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2016.

by | December 17, 2016 | 01:08

The Russian military said the government in Damascus had given security guarantees to all rebels willing to leave Aleppo and that the Russians were monitoring the situation using drones. The news came minutes after Reuters said explosion sounds were heard at the location from where evacuation buses were departing. It's not the end of the country's civil war - but it's a triumph for its president who not so long ago was being written off.

by | December 17, 2016 | 01:03

Germans at a Christmas market in Ludwigshafen were targeted for terror by a 12-year-old whose bomb failed to detonate. A little over a week later, the boy brought a second explosive device to the Ludwigshafen town hall on December 5 and planted it in a nearby waste container.

by | December 16, 2016 | 00:56

The weather will briefly warm up in Colorado Springs on Thursday and Friday before snow comes Friday night. The weather may turn on Friday, with one or two inches of snow possible on Friday for Denver. It is also warning of unsafe wind chills, which can cause frostbite in as little as 10 minutes. Accumulations of around an inch are expected Thursday with an additional 2 to 4 inches on Thursday, leading to storm totals of 3 to 5 inches, according to the National Weather Service .

by | December 16, 2016 | 00:58

Crowley are two outstanding individuals whose decades of combined experience and unique skill sets will be invaluable to advance the Trump Administration's agenda to protect our great nation and advance US interests throughout the world", said Deputy National Security Advisor-designate KT McFarland.

by | December 16, 2016 | 00:54

President Erdogan told reporters on Sunday that Turkey would fight "the scourge of terrorism to the end", and promised that the attackers would pay a "heavy price". Policemen check the site of explosions in central Istanbul , Turkey , on December 10, 2016. Istanbul was last attacked in late June, when three suicide bombers assaulted the city's major global airport and killed 45 people.

by | December 16, 2016 | 00:52

The Walking Dead's Sonequa Martin-Green is set to star in the upcoming sci-fi series, Star Trek: Discovery . CBS TV Studios declined to comment on her casting. Berg and Aaron Harberts are determined to move forward with Fuller's vision in mind. On " TWD ", Martin-Green plays the role of Sasha and she remains to be very much alive so fans might speculate soon that she will be killed off.

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:12

Their names, including the names of Chairman and Managing Editor of NEEPCO, have been mentioned in a 129-page report submitted by the Public Sector Undertakings (PSU) Chief Vigilance Officer. In July 2015, Shri Verma visited the site and initiated an investigation and stopped all payments due to which the work at site was affected. At no point did Shri Rijiju recommend that payment be released but only requested that "kindly get this petition considered in your Ministry sympathetically on ...

by | December 15, 2016 | 01:12

The wedding took place in Indian style with a grand reception too. Sunny was the center of attraction at her brother's wedding held last week. Sunny Leone was on cloud nine at her brother's wedding; she wrote, "My little brother @ chefsundeep not so little anymore!" Sunny Leone was spotted at the wedding along with her husband Daniel Webber.

by | December 14, 2016 | 06:50

Saudi Arabia, a longtime US ally, has been leading a coalition of armed forces to fight opposition factions in Yemen - mainly Houthi rebels loyal to former president Ali Abdullah Saleh. Officials declined to give details on the expanded support for the defense of the Saudi border, but said it would include greater intelligence sharing related to that threat.

by | December 14, 2016 | 06:53

Serna was declared dead at the scene, and no gun was found. Martin says an object was recovered that may have been what the woman mistook for a gun, but he said it was hard to describe and didn't offer further details. The chief says the woman pointed at Serna when officers arrived, and he was shot when he wouldn't comply with police commands, including that he take his hand out of his jacket pocket.

by | December 13, 2016 | 01:16

Accepting the geographical truth that India could not change its neighbours, Rajnath said that India would not bow down its head before anyone. "Pakistan has been divided into 2 countries (in 1971)". He said after Gurdaspur and Pathankot terror attacks, Pakistan had stated it wanted to cooperate and sent a team to India. "We can not change our neighbours".

by | December 13, 2016 | 01:16

But Jammeh's party complicated what was expected to be a peaceful handover when it announced on Saturday that the legal complaint would be filed with the Supreme Court. Ambassador Juan Manuel Gonzalez de Linares Palou. "We don't have time to fight again". He declared Gambia an Islamic Republic a year ago. Barrow told Reuters on Monday that Johnson Sirleaf, a Nobel peace laureate and current chair of the West African regional organisation ECOWAS, would head a delegation representing the ...

by | December 13, 2016 | 01:16

No doubt the overwhelmingly positive buzz following the release of the first official trailers (one domestic and one international) last week gave Sony the confidence to lock and load a date for the sequel so early in the game. The 33-year-old actor previously portrayed the web-slinging superhero and his alter ego Peter Parker in two movies in 2012 and 2014, and "can't wait" to see the reboot of the franchise, which will see Tom Holland in the lead role.

by | December 13, 2016 | 01:12

During the raids, police found Rs13.56 crore cash stashed in cupboards and suitcases . The counting of the notes was carried out throughout the Saturday night. He came in the I-T department's radar after he purchased a property in Jor Bagh for a consideration believed to be more than Rs 100 crore. Of the total money recovered, Rs.

by | December 13, 2016 | 01:06

Passengers exited the aircraft from its tail upon the rough landing. The Airport Authority and Delta Air Lines worked together to safely deplane the passengers and transport them to the terminal. Earlier this week heavy snow caused a 40-car pileup in MI, which killed three people and injured 11. "Telling you exactly where to go, so they did a good job", he added.

by | December 13, 2016 | 01:08

In kind, China said it has "serious concern" regarding his latest comments and said relations with the US could be strained. Geng added that acknowledging established policy like the "One China" policy is the "political foundation" of any diplomatic relationship between China and the USA, and that any damage to it could render cooperation "out of the question".

by | December 12, 2016 | 00:34

According to tourists, heavy rains and strong winds are making it impossible for them to board ships and take rounds of the islands as it is extremely unsafe; the administration has halted all the ferries. However, there is adequate food, fresh water and medicines for the stranded tourists as revealed by a defence official. The administration has asked all tour operators not to take any tourists towards north and middle Andaman as a precautionary measure.