A large quake of magnitude 5.2 has struck Iran's capital Tehran, according to state television, AzVision.az reports citing the Independent. According to Iran's natural disaster monitoring agency, the country has been rattled by more than 45 4-magnitude aftershocks since November's deadly quake.
Gopalganj is 160 kilometers away from Patna , Bihar. According to eyewitnesses, the impact of the explosion was so high that three persons who were working in the vicinity of the boiler there bodies were ripped apart. The injured have been taken to nearby hospital for further treatment. Hasanuddin and Chandradev Prasad. Shashi Kant Mishra said, "The condition of all the 9 workers who have been brought to the hospital is extremely serious".
Coastguard spokesman Armand Balilo did not confirm these reports, but said, "We heard about casualties, but we are still trying to get a complete picture". The storm drenched Quezon province on the southern tip of northern Luzon island, but there were no storm warnings when Mercraft 3 sailed out, officials said.
In a statement announcing the commutation, White House officials said they had received letters from more than 30 members of Congress , including several members of both parties, supporting an examination of the case . "Under the U.S. Constitution, the president alone has the power to commute sentences for federal crimes", he added. In this January 26, 2016 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, left, is joined by Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff Joe Arpaio ...
The incident comes just weeks after surveillance cameras captured the dramatic defection of another North Korean on November 13 through the Joint Security Area. The pair had "expressed their willingness to defect" said a ministry official. About 1000 people from the North are believed to flee to the South each year - but very few defect via the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ).
The piece cited Trump's decisions to withdraw from the Paris climate accord and recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital as similar moves. The remarks also signaled that Trump may be relying more on U.S. Peskov said that at first glance, the new strategy had an imperialist character and showed a lack of willingness to give up on unilateralism. The Chinese embassy in Washington, in a statement on its website, urged the United States to seek common ground while respecting differences.
From what I've seen [of Compper], he is a guy who fits the profile of what we would like in a central defender. He has previously played in his homeland for Borussia Monchengladbach and Hoffenheim, as well as Serie A side Fiorentina. "It was our spirit and our togetherness and the point I'm trying to make is that of course we're looking at recruitment and where we can strengthen all over the pitch, but that isn't our only priority".
The We The People website, established under former President Barack Obama , was shut down for maintenance - and, the White House said, will return next month. Another petition that has reached the required number of signatures is one that asks the White House to formally recognize the left-leaning activist group, Antifa , as a terrorist organization.
The Cabinet investigation did not yield a conclusion about sexual misconduct allegations writer Kate Maltby made against Green. He was found to have made "inaccurate and misleading" statements on what he knew about pornography found on a computer in his office in 2008.
Video images from the scene show the bus on its side in vegetation off the two-lane highway. Among the bus passengers were 27 cruise guests from two Royal Caribbean ships, Celebrity Equinox and Serenade of the Seas, the cruise line said.
Franken has been accused by multiple women of touching them inappropriately. The common pattern they described included allegations that Franken groped their buttocks or breasts or tried to kiss them. When it was revealed that Franken would be replaced, on an interim basis, by Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith , people began to wonder when the transition would officially occur.
According to court reports, Perez and Ruiz regularly posted videos of their pranks online to her YouTube channel as they tried to build an online following. Perez's plea deal reportedly prevents her from making any money off the footage of the fatal shooting. Monalisa Perez of Halstad, Minnesota, shot her boyfriend through a book he was holding to his chest for a stunt the couple meant to upload to YouTube.
In response, the 25-year-old Kanter - the third pick in the National Basketball Association draft when he joined Utah Jazz in 2011 - said he was dedicating himself to Gulen and the cleric's Hizmet (Service) movement. An arrest warrant was issued in Turkey for Kanter following his detainment at the airport after he was accused of being a member of a "terror group".
The NBC/WSJ poll also shows Democrats with the intensity advantage, with 59 percent of Democratic voters saying they have a high level of interest in next year's elections (registering either a 9 or 10 on a 10-point scale), versus 49 percent of Republican voters saying the same thing.
Trudeau also contravened the rules when he and his family travelled in the Aga Khan's private helicopter last December and when his family traveled on a non-commercial aircraft chartered by the Aga Khan in March 2016, Dawson said. A year after becoming Liberal leader, the Aga Khan sent a standing invitation for Trudeau and his family to visit Bells Cay, suggesting it would provide Trudeau with some private family vacation time.
Kadyrov was added to the US Treasury's blacklist along with Chechen security official Ayub Kataev and three Russians linked to the corruption case uncovered by deceased whistleblower Sergei Magnitsky. An official Russian probe blamed a heart attack, but Russia's presidential council on human rights concluded he'd been beaten and denied medical treatment.
The woman testified that Latvala told her on multiple occasions that "if she engaged in sexual acts or allowed him to touch her body in a sexual manner he would support particular legislative items for which she was lobbying", the report said.
But the program is at risk of losing its federal funding, which could put new costs on the state. "Tens of thousands of Alabama working families learned today - one week before Christmas - that their children will lose health insurance February 1 if Congress continues to delay funding" for the program, said Jim Carnes, policy director of the Arise Citizens' Policy Project , an advocacy group for low-income families.
Population Estimates Branch Chief Luke Rogers says domestic migration is the main driver in Idaho's increase. Since Texas' population was already large, the state grew just 1.4 percent over the past year. Wyoming had the largest percentage decline in population, while IL lost the most total residents. Wyoming had the largest percentage decline with 1 percent.
They also discussed "different" positions on Mr Trump's decision to move the USA embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, agreeing the U.S. needed to "bring forward new proposals for peace". The move has isolated Washington from nearly all its allies, and forced a rare U.S. veto of a UN Security Council resolution on Monday, when the 14 other council members, including the United Kingdom, voted to call for the USA recognition of its status as Israeli capital be rescinded.
In the context of these assembly polls, where one section of voters was widely perceived as being angry with BJP , it is possible that a high Nota count could reflect those too angry to vote for the saffron party but unwilling to vote for Congress .
All 14 other Security Council members backed the measure including USA allies Britain, France, Italy, Japan and Ukraine. It also demands that countries avoid "any decisions and actions which purport to have altered the character, status or demographic composition of the Holy City of Jerusalem" and calls upon all states to comply with existing security council resolutions.
MLA S Vetrivel said that "This was taken after she was moved from the ICU by VK Sasikala ". He said Jayalalithaa was always conscious about her image and maintained dignity in public life, so much so, she would never allow herself to be seen by outsiders when she was in informal attire such as a night gown.
Angry parents, who claimed they were given little to no information about Ivanka meeting with students, pulled their kids out of class! "This should have been brought to our attention, although I do understand security reasons", says parent Karey Fitzgerald , of Norwalk.
Becker, in her 20th year with the team , will take full control of the day-to-day management of the Panthers as chief operating officer. Last night, the Panthers' owner/founder Jerry Richardson shocked fans by announcing plans to sell the team after the 2017 season.
Body camera footage shows a police officer's life or death struggle, as he was dragged through the road by a suspect's vehicle going 60 miles per hour. just west of I-95. Local news helicopter images showed several law enforcement vehicles following a auto, possibly a Nissan Altima, on eastbound I-595 through the area of University Drive and Davie Road.
She said this declaration of non-cooperation with her mandate can only be viewed as a strong indication that there must be something terribly bad happening in Rakhine. Bangladesh, one of the world's poorest and most crowded countries, initially said the Rohingya were not welcome and ordered border guards to push them back.
The European Commission , the guardian of EU law, will now ask the other EU governments to declare that Poland's changes to the judiciary constitute "a clear risk of a serious breach" of EU values - especially the rule of law. Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Nils Muiznieks has said the new reforms will undermine judicial independence by making judges "subordinate" to the executive and legislature.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders called out Democratic Rep. Ted Lieu (Calif.) on Tuesday after he cited an inaccurate tweet from The Hill in order to attack her. They should have been begging and banging down the door of the building behind me to be part of this process and be part of helping more Americans be more successful.
James scored 39 points for Cleveland (23-9), which lost for just the second time in its past 20 games. Thompson did, however, play during the Cavs fourth quarter rally. Wizards 116, Pelicans 106: Bradley Beal scored 26 points, Mike Scott had a season-high 24 and host Washington won for the third time in four games.
Many permits are now non-renewable since the Trump administration ended the program in September. "I hate to put it so cold, but do you shut down the government for 800,000 people at the expense of 320 million Americans?" "We need a protection, we need a solution", Soto said.
Beijing launched a vigorous defence of its "peaceful development", saying any report "which distorts the facts, or maliciously slanders will only do so in vain". In a speech laying out his strategy on Monday, Trump said he had received a call from Putin a day earlier to thank him for providing U.S. intelligence that helped thwart a bomb attack in the Russian city of St Petersburg.
The Norwegian was reportedly detained in a sting operation by Russia's FSB security agency. Citing investigators, media said that Berg had received the documents from a Russian national, Alexei Zhitnyuk, who himself had been earlier arrested for treason.
The man, whose identity hasn't been released, was brought in earlier that day for questioning in connection with an earlier shooting, the sources said. on an "officer needs help" call. They say Fisher slit his neck and wrists, and also stabbed himself in the chest - narrowly missing his heart. "The officers in this one are complete heroes".
FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 5, 2004 file photo, Cardinal Bernard Law has his skull cap adjusted during the ceremony for Our Lady of the Snows, in St. From there, in 1973, he was appointed bishop of Springfield-Cape Girardeau, Missouri. He was born in Mexico in 1931, the son of a U.S. Air Force colonel.
A Ministry of Defence source told Sky News that "a man driving a auto tried to force the vehicle into the barriers at the entrance" to the Suffolk base, home to more than 3,000 U.S. No one else was injured in the incident. "At moments like this it is important to reiterate how strongly we support our friends - American and British - who work and live on and around the base at Mildenhall".
The 35-year-old man, identified by his initials IER, was arrested by customs agents when he arrived at Bali's Ngurah Rai International Airport on a flight from Bangkok on December 4. Possession of drugs in Indonesia, which claims to be facing a drug crisis with an estimated 6.4 million drug users, can lead to the death penalty. Roberts received only 336 votes in the by-election, which was won by LIberal Kelly O'Dwyer.
For example, the Office of Compliance says it paid $78,000 in three complaints alleging age discrimination. "We must create a culture within our Capitol Hill community that instills in every employee and employer, new and old, that there is no place for sexual harassment in the halls of Congress", House Administration Chairman Gregg Harper of MS said in a statement Tuesday.
Bossert said the Trump administration will continue to use its "maximum pressure strategy to curb Pyongyang's ability to mount attacks, cyber or otherwise". "We've got analysts all over the world but also deep and experienced analysts within our intelligence community that looked at not only the operational infrastructure but also the tradecraft and the routine and the behaviors we have seen in the past attacks", Tom Bossert, a U.S.
Mr. Shi said that the repeated military threats from the USA have made the situation "very pressing", adding that, by completing its nuclear weapons program, North Korea will be able to scare off those who threaten with military strikes. "I don't think we can't tolerate that risk". U.S. President Donald Trump has unveiled a new national security strategy that focuses on defending the homeland and promoting American prosperity.
China hopes the United States can abandon its mentality of zero-sum games and seek common ground while respecting differences, China's US embassy said on its website. She noted that China's development depended on the efforts of its own people and its mutually beneficial cooperation with other countries. "We urge the USA side to stop intentionally distorting China's strategic intentions".
Mane has continued to impress this season at Liverpool and led the Teranga Lions to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, while Aubameyang has maintained his reputation as one of the best strikers in Europe, having scored 21 times this term for Dortmund.
A three-judge board of elections must certify the result on Wednesday, though legal challenges from Yancey are likely. A dramatic shift in control of Virginia's House of Delegates . Two more recounts are scheduled this week in the Fredericksburg area's 28th District and the Richmond region's 68th District. "Before the work of governing on behalf of our constituents can begin, the House of Delegates as an institution must organize itself in accordance with the Constitution of Virginia, its ...
Most of the holiday is dry with brisk winds and colder temperatures. And this all starts on Thursday with the chance for some RAIN showers - mainly north of I-70. West wind 8 to 13 miles per hour. There is a slight, slight, slight chance of some lingering shower activity into later Monday that could shift to some snow showers.
I have directed the Department of Labor to ensure that no workers are more susceptible to exploitation because they rely on tips to survive. "I'm going to start a series of hearings on that because I don't think that's working well", Cuomo said in an interview on AM 970's "The Cats Roundtable".
South Ribble Council has announced this year's festive bin collections. . During the Christmas week only, changes will be made to waste and recycling bin collections that will see no collections take place on Christmas Day and all collections pushed back a day for the rest of that week.
The terrorism unit spokesman said the arrests were led by intelligence and pre-planned as part of an ongoing investigation by counter terrorism police and Britain's intelligence service MI5. "I pulled the curtains and saw lots of armed men in the street, so I kept watching because that was quite extraordinary". One person living locally said the police arrived in the street at 4.30am on Tuesday.
The Red Raiders cornerback has recorded 42 total tackles, returned a fumble for a touchdown, and leads his team with four interceptions. The group originally chuckled a bit as Gronk came on screen, then erupted into cheers when the tight end announced that Parker is now on scholarship.
The Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday directed all district police chiefs to ensure that Christmas festivities go smoothly without any untoward incident, after the Hindu Jagran Manch warned Aligarh schools against celebrating the festival. The Uttar Pradesh police headquarters have directed all its local units to remain alert in anticipation of a communal flare-up following HJM's warnings.
Commenting on the judicial proceedings in the disqualification reference against him, Imran said he submitted 60 documents with the Supreme Court, whereas Nawaz Sharif could only present the Qatari letter to justify his wealth. Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday vowed to spearhead a movement for fair dispensation of justice in the country. "We will remain steadfast in the face of this verdict and take the matter to the people", Sharif said once again threatening to start a ...