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by | November 17, 2017 | 02:07

Even with a partial lifting of the blockade, the WFP estimates, an additional 3.2 million will be pushed into hunger and if left untreated, 150,000 children could die within the coming months. Yemen is also battling one of the world's worst outbreaks of cholera, that has left almost one million people ill and killed 2,200 people. Diplomats criticised the proposed statement as lacking balance and said they did not expect it to be endorsed by the council.

by | November 17, 2017 | 02:04

The sheriff, a Republican who is weighing a bid for Congress shared a photo on his official Facebook page in hopes that it would help to identify the truck owner. With nearly 5,000 comments on the Facebook post, some are glad the sheriff is addressing the issue, particularly since children can see the post. "They're like, 'We wish that we could do this and we had enough guts to do it, and you're doing it, '" Fonseca said.

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:37

In reply to Russia's request, US Permanent Representative Nikki Haley argued that a draft submitted to the Security Council first is to be the first to vote on. In its draft, Russian Federation had insisted that the panel's findings on Khan Sheikhoun be put aside to allow for another "full-scale and high-quality investigation" by the JIM.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:31

Four years later, Sorabji became the first woman who was granted the permission to take the Bachelor of Civil Laws exam at Somerville College, Oxford. Finally, in the year 1924, law became a legal profession in India for woman. "These women were first child brides and then widows, with children of their own, and large estates, which in widowhood they could not protect, because they could see no lawyer, since all lawyers were male".

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:25

Maui police announced Tuesday that Saito managed to escape Oahu's Hawaii State Hospital and catch a flight to Maui before flying to San Jose, California Sunday evening, according to KHNL . Her body was found in her auto at a Honolulu shopping mall. Police released images purportedly showing Saito in the back of a taxi cab on his way to the airport.

by | November 15, 2017 | 02:02

It is bad. It puts a strain on everybody, not only on Japan but all over the world", the President said. "The Philippines is about too far but, you know, nobody will save us from a holocaust if it happens", he said. and Japanese troops at the U.S. Yokota Air Base shortly after he arrived Sunday that "no one - no dictator, no regime and no nation - should underestimate, ever, American resolve".

by | November 15, 2017 | 01:58

In a first, three USA aircraft carriers carried out joint exercise off the east coast of South Korea on Sunday even as President Donald Trump reached Manila for the ASEAN summit. This is the first time that three carrier strike groups have operated together in the Western Pacific since exercises Valiant Shield 2006 and 2007 off the coast of Guam.

by | November 15, 2017 | 01:54

But none of the images are from Abu Kamal, and none are from November 9. In a Facebook post, the ministry said it liberated the town of Abu Kamal last week alongside the Syrian army . Russia's Ministry of Defense recently shared images on social media which it claimed were proof that USA forces are working in conjunction with Islamic State fighters in Syria and Iraq to promote American interests in the Middle East.

by | November 15, 2017 | 01:51

In Page's testimony, he said he "mentioned [the meeting] briefly to Senator Sessions as I was walking out the door" of a dinner just days before his trip to Russian Federation. Papadopoulos, in pleading guilty to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents, has admitted he told Trump and a group of other campaign officials, including Sessions, that he had contacts who could help arrange a meeting between Trump and Putin.

by | November 15, 2017 | 01:52

The Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has been grilled relentlessly by reporters over his leadership in the same-sex marriage debate. This would lead to a parliamentary debate and a vote to determine the legalisation of same-sex marriage.

by | November 15, 2017 | 01:43

Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston said Rancho Tehama School had seen a number of students airlifted to hospital, with seven people in total hospitalised. VIDEO: Officials give update on deadly NorCal shootingsThe gunman was killed after two officers engaged him, law enforcement officials said. He said he and his roommate told authorities that their neighbor was acting "crazy" and threatening them.

by | November 14, 2017 | 01:53

The second victim was stabbed after intervening. Abdirahaman, who is now being held on two counts of probable cause first-degree assault, was pictured in his mugshot bruised and bloodied. Macy's was closed Sunday night while police investigated the incident. Officers were dispatched at 6.44pm to the mall and put the store on lockdown.

by | November 14, 2017 | 01:57

The case garnered additional attention because LiAngelo Ball is the brother of Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball , and because the timing of the arrests coincided with Trump's visit. Trump brought up the matter in talks with Xi on Saturday in Beijing and the Chinese leader promised the players from UCLA would be treated fairly and expeditiously, The Washington Post reported .

by | November 14, 2017 | 01:49

Azar and sharing with him the many ways that home-based care is a vital patient-preferred, lower cost component of high-quality health care delivery models", the group said in an emailed statement. "Would (Azar) have been better off if he had been meditating in an ashram after serving as deputy secretary?" asked Troy. The department runs the Medicare and Medicaid programs, is responsible for implementation of the Affordable Care Act and oversees the National Institutes of Health and the Food ...

by | November 14, 2017 | 01:51

And Jews were targeted in more than half the 1,538 crimes that were motivated by religion - in the Bay Area, one of the most high-profile attacks was a swastika painted on Temple Sinai in Oakland on Rosh Hashanah, one of the holiest Jewish days of the year.

by | November 14, 2017 | 01:49

The women said Moore did not engage in sexual conduct with them. Corfman also said that, in one interaction, Moore gave her alcohol. On a second visit, she says, he took off her shirt and trousers and removed his clothes. John McCain: Moore should step aside. Senior Senate Republicans also spoke out against Moore. Moore denied the allegations, but Senate Republicans reacted with shock to the report, and said the GOP nominee should consider stepping down from the race.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:39

The lack of a deal on the sidelines of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit underscored the convulsions in global trade policy since U.S. China has resisted letting overseas firms have controlling stakes in the country, but experts said it's a critical step to allowing investment to flourish in that nation's tightly controlled economy.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:34

Trump is expected to try during the summit to shore up relations, which have been strained by the mercurial Duterte's notorious anti-U.S. sentiment and his enthusiasm for better ties with Russian Federation and China. Duterte said he sees a very bright future for the relationship between the Philippines and China. In his address, the outspoken leader also reiterated his claim that he stabbed someone to death as a teenager.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:30

The United States has imposed unilateral sanctions on Iran, saying its missile tests violate a U.N. resolution that calls on Tehran not to undertake activities related to missiles capable of delivering nuclear weapons. "We maintain that France should responsibly convince its regional allies in the Persian Gulf region to adopt sensible policies and approaches far from excitement", he added .

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:24

Regarding Syria, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned of the new reality saying that "when ISIS is expelled from a place, Iran is replacing it". The reports on the new ceasefire agreement came after the BBC published satellite photos on Friday said to show the construction of a permanent Iranian military base in Syria.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:14

The Buckeyes are 16-point favorites at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Ohio State is No. 13 now. Washington could beat Washington State and USC and still not reach the playoff because of losses to Arizona State and Stanford. Notre Dame 4. Clemson 5. Clemson , which staved off Florida State and is now set to meet the "Canes for the ACC title in three weeks, climbs back up to No.

by | November 12, 2017 | 02:45

Much has changed for the Bulls franchise since it last hosted the All-Star Game. The Bulls announced Friday that a "major announcement" was coming Saturday (AEDT). "I look forward to better seats next time". The 2018 game will be held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, while the 2019 contest will be held in Charlotte after the 2017 game was moved to New Orleans because of North Carolina's controversial "bathroom bill".

by | November 12, 2017 | 02:38

According to NBC, Mueller's investigators are looking into possible money-laundering charges against the Flynns, as well as charges of lying to federal agents. Mr Mueller is increasing pressure on Mr Flynn following his indictment of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, NBC News said. While he may have been a voice during the 2016 campaign, the revelation that Flynn gave incomplete information as national security adviser cost him his position in the White House.

by | November 11, 2017 | 01:56

Media companies large and small are reassessing their ties to the entertainer following allegations raised in the New York Times . The New York Times on Thursday published the accounts of five women who claimed that the comic cornered them and masturbated in front of them.

by | November 11, 2017 | 01:51

The 30-share Sensex , which had lost 512.38 points in the previous two sessions, edged up 32.12 points, or 0.10 per cent, to close at 33,250.93 after trading between 33,463.80 and 33,111.54. Among BSE sectoral indices, metal index fell the most by 1.55 per cent, followed by oil & gas 1.3 per cent, PSU 1.21 per cent and realty 0.99 per cent, while IT index was down 0.39 per cent and TECk 0.09 per cent.