A new entertainment city that Saudi Arabia has started building southwest of the capital is seeking a broad range of financing from local and worldwide sources, the project's chief executive told Reuters . Tehran and Riyadh have always been locked in a proxy war, competing for regional supremacy from Iraq to Syria and Lebanon to Yemen. "It supports the murderous Assad regime (in Syria) as well", he said in joint remarks with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al Jubeir.
Jackson, the White House doctor and a Navy Admiral, withdrew his nomination to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs on Thursday amid allegations collected by Tester's office about his prescription-drug practices and use of alcohol. The president also wrote that "Tester's statements on Admiral Jackson" were as baseless as special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation in the 2016 election - a probe he derided as "A TOTAL ...
Lead author PhD student Leanda Mason from the School of Molecular and Life Sciences at Curtin University said the ongoing research has led to new discoveries about the longevity of the trapdoor spider. Typically, Trapdoor spiders are around 2-3 centimeters long, with powerful jaws and sharp fangs. Female trapdoor spiders stay in and around the same burrow virtually all their lives, so researchers marked her burrow and went back to check on it regularly.
The communities of Starlight Pines, Moqui Ranchettes, Clear Creek Pines, Tamarron Pines and Blue Ridge Estates are now under a pre-evacuation notice. A mapping flight at 1 a.m. Officials with Coconino County say 510 resources, including firefighters, helicopters and engines, are being used to fight the wildfire. Several small communities have been evacuated as a precaution because of the wildfire, which is threatening about 1,000 homes in a forested area of north-central Arizona.
However, on Monday, a case was registered against Islam, local Dawn News reported. Pirzada was charged and arrested under Sections 353 (assault or criminal force to deter public servant from discharge of his duty) and 186 (obstructing public servant in discharge of public functions) of the PPC, the ASI told AP.
US President Donald Trump has stated on numerous occasions that the Iran nuclear deal is flawed arguing that it did not prevent the creation of nuclear weapons by Iran but only postponed it. Among his complaints is the lack of restrictions on Iran's ballistic missile programme and he says it does nothing to halt Iran's support for militant groups in the region.
Cosby also told Page Six, "when they send me to that place, I want you to be there to tell my story because it seems no one is listening, no one wants the real story". Cosby avoided jail time last June when a deadlocked jury prompted a mistrial, but this time it took just 14 hours to convict the man once known as "America's Dad".
The single " Ye vs. the People " debuted on Friday on Power 106 in Los Angeles and features a debate with rapper T.I. Black and Latina magazines "disowned" me. " Kanye looks, and he sees black unemployment at the lowest it's been in the history of our country, okay?" His tweets began with support for Candice Owens an African American woman political speaker then ranged from his support for the president, to photos in Trump's " Make America Great Again " hats and a critique of ...
Oddly Rahul "s attack on Modi as liar seemed like a take off from recent PM's own warning to BJP Karnataka karyataras that they should guard against 95% of lies that the Congress peddles by hiring foreign agencies He said "Without Congress party, farmers of India can not live".
He was undergoing a treatment in the hospital. Lalu had written to the AIIMS management, saying, "I don't want to be shifted back to Ranchi hospital, as that hospital is not properly equipped to treat my ailments", Lalu wrote in a letter to the AIIMS management, reported news agency ANI .
The majority of the races in the Republican and Democratic primaries are uncontested including the offices of county executive, trustee, sheriff, county clerk, register of deeds and several county commission races where two members of each party may advance to the August election.
Yael Berda, a former Israeli lawyer, said she believes a key objective of the permit system is to enable the Shin Bet to recruit informers providing low-grade information. Pompeo's visit is taking place just two weeks before the planned May 14 opening of the new US Embassy in Jerusalem and expected massive Palestinian protests the following day.
The Islamic State group (IS) said it had carried out the attack. Agence France-Presse's chief photographer in Kabul , Shah Marai, was killed in the secondary explosion. Deputy police spokesman Matiullah Helal said the blast killed 11 children who were studying in a nearby mosque and wounded five Romanian soldiers. He had been working with the news agency since 1996 when the Taliban ruled the country.
Lukaku was replaced by Marcus Rashford at the start of a second period which culminated in substitute Marouane Fellaini heading an injury-time victor after Henrikh Mkhitaryan had cancelled out Paul Pogba's first-half opener. Arsenal nearly levelled within five minutes, when Mkhitaryan fired wide after some more good approach play. Asked about his ovation as he walked along the touchline, Wenger said: "When you're not a danger any more, people love you".
The Michigan All-America defensive tackle went through the first night of the draft without receiving a phone call. But once he got his chance to come off the bench, after Jim Harbaugh took over the program in 2015, Hurst became a household name when it came to getting into the offensive backfield.
Over the past two days, regime forces have retaken large parts of the district of Qadam on Yarmuk's western flank, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Earlier this month, clashes between Syrian government forces and armed opposition groups took a heavy toll on the civilian infrastructure in Deraa camp, where up to 80 percent of the homes and buildings have been destroyed or damaged throughout the seven-year war .
The EU's chief Brexit negotiator has told the United Kingdom the time has come for it to "resolve the contradictions" in its Irish border policy. "That would leave the challenge to the Irish Government to decide whether it wished to put up a Trump-like wall between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland ".
Trump has praised the report, saying it proved that "there's no evidence that the Trump campaign colluded, coordinated or conspired with Russian Federation". Democrats on the House committee protested the conclusions of the report, claiming the Republican majority had acted primarily to defend Trump. Yikes.
Bearing SC or ST or O (for Other backard castes) on their chests the men had no option but to go through the humiliating, derogatory procedure or less lose the job that they must have secured after trials and tribulations. Defending the incident, state BJP spokesperson Rahul Kothari said the exercise was carried out with the consent of the applicants. Dhar SP, Birendra Singh, condemned the incident and ordered an inquiry into the matter.
On Friday, the North Korean leader and the South's President Moon Jae-in agreed at an historic summit to "completely cease all hostile acts against each other" and to work towards denuclearising the Korean peninsula. However, it was soon shut down following Pyongyang's protest over sanctions imposed by Seoul to punish the former's role in the sinking of a South Korean warship in 2010.
It's not odd that the geyser has erupted - it is active, after all. Geologists could not pinpoint what exactly caused the freaky activities except that geysers are naturally unpredictable. Steamboat erupted several times in the early 1980s but was inactive for five decades, ending its drought in 1961, he said. Michael Poland, scientists in charge of the observatory, concluded that the unusual eruptions that occurred on March 15, April 19, and Friday could indicate a thermal disturbance ...
Dăncilă from the prime minister position", Iohannis said. Romanian President Klaus Iohannis said he wondered "what secret deals" President of the Chamber of Deputies Liviu Dragnea was "making with the Jews" during his visit to Israel on Thursday, Romanian media reported.
The decision to ban guns at an upcoming speech to the National Rifle Association by Vice President Mike Pence in Dallas has prompted discussion on social media, with some painting the move as hypocritical. Fellow survivor Matt Deitsch said: 'Wait you're telling me to make the VP safe there aren't any weapons around but when it comes to children they want guns everywhere? "Because it sounds like the NRA wants to protect people who help them sell guns, not kids ".
The nuclear blast targeted an ammunitions depot in Hama , Syria and was so powerful it caused a 2.6 magnitude natural disaster recorded close to Taqsees, Hama , Syria at 10:40 pm local time Sunday, at the same time Syrian TV reported several explosions in the same area.
Both leaders are expected to discuss bilateral trade ties as well as security and the fight against corruption. The two leaders are expected to discuss the threat of terrorism and economic growth in Africa's most populous country of nearly 200 million people.Nigeria has been plagued by extremist group Boko Haram, which launched an insurgency nine years ago with the aim of creating an Islamic State.
Multiple rounds struck the building's facade, and one bullet hit Johnson in the upper torso while he was inside, Baker said. A relative tells WREG that someone drove by and unloaded some 40 shots. Police are still searching for the suspects, and residents said there have been frequent shootings in the area in the last six months. He and his fiancée were planning a birthday party for one of their children in the coming weeks.
He also congratulated all the winners and participants in the Common wealth games 2018, and stated that the performances of the Indian sportspeople was special because it had so many path breaking wins in different fields. "I am also curious to know about your initiatives". The Prime Minister said Rabindra Nath was a personality full of talent, a multi-faceted persona.
The first occasion was in Xi'an in 2015 where he had met Modi. According to Prasoon Sharma, founder of the think tank "India Global Centre for China Studies" (IGCCS), there are so many areas where the two countries could work together, like tourism, pharmaceutical commodities, information technology, Artificial Intelligence and digital connectivity, among others.
The fire brigade said the building stored potentially risky chemicals, triggering an investigation into the source of the smell. Specialist crews wearing masks searched the library for the gas leak, but only found the rotting durian in the cupboard.
The work of bringing power to India's almost 6 lakh villages had been undertaken under the Government's Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana. Back when the original DDUGJY started, there were more than 18,000 villages deemed to be un-electrified, with that original number growing once the project got underway.