No group claimed responsibility for the blasts. Local official Nasrullah Khan told AFP that the first blast detonated as the market was crowded with shoppers preparing for the Eid ul-Fitr festival marking the end of Ramadan. The Kurram region, a district in the federally administered tribal areas in northwestern Pakistan, has endured many militant attacks because it borders war-torn Afghanistan.
That would be very bad for the Republican Party - and please let Cryin' Chuck stay!" he tweeted. "Say "no" to Pelosi's "yes" man", blared one ad from the Congressional Leadership Fund super PAC. Pelosi questioned , according to the Hill . It would not have been a crucial blow to Trump if Ossoff had won in Georgia, and it's not a devastating blow to Democrats that, despite raising $25 million, he couldn't win in a heavily Republican district.
Over 120 persons including children and women were injured in twin blasts in Parachinar while 20 were injured in Quetta blast. Multiple blasts killed at least 26 people and wounded dozens in two Pakistani cities on the last Friday of Ramadan, Islam's holiest month, as officials warned the toll could rise.
It prevents municipalities from implementing policies that block local law enforcement officials from sharing immigration-related information with federal immigration officials and gives the state the option to fine jurisdictions that refuse to cooperate - even allowing the state to threaten uncooperative law enforcement officers with jail time.
Sen. These critics effectively delivered their opening bids in what is expected to be a contentious week of negotiations. Although few Republicans have strongly supported the bill as it stands, they say it's a start. The Senate bill would also suspend government insurance reimbursements to Planned Parenthood for a year. "The next day I brought those up and said: 'We don't have this in there, and this in there and this in there.' I brought up six different things and they said, 'we're not ...
The anonymous citizen dialled 999 from West Yorkshire, around 200 miles north of London, where the Queen was performing her ceremonial duties. Tom Donohoe of West Yorkshire Police told BBC that too often, 999 calls were made for non-emergencies.
Talking about the party decision, JD (U) spokesperson KC Tyagi said, "We chose to extend support to NDA's presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind as his tenure as Governor had been peaceful". The NDA, including Shiv Sena and the PDP of Jammu and Kashmir, which has extended support to Kovind, commands the support of 48.93 per cent in the electoral college made up of MPs and MLAs.
Other national security sources told said Friday that if the Russian military's claims about al-Baghdadi's death are true, it would represent the biggest blow yet to ISIS , which is struggling to keep its hold on territory in Syria and Iraq amid growing pressure from forces backed by a range of worldwide and regional powers.
Iran described today the missile attack against the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in the Syrian province of Deir Ez-Zour as crushing and successful, destroying command centers and weapons depots. "Obviously and clearly, some reactionary countries of the region, especially Saudi Arabia, had announced that they are trying to bring insecurity into Iran ".
Iran and Saudi Arabia have always been embroiled in a sectarian feud. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, commander of the IRGC's Aerospace Force, said the missiles were fired from the Iranian provinces of Kermanshah and Kurdistan and flew over Iraq before landing in Syria .
She said London Fire Brigade had completed a joint inspection of the blocks with Camden Council technical experts and the council has made a decision to "temporarily decant" residents. "We anticipate that these works will be completed within three to four weeks". "That's the number I'm really anxious about". As of Friday, nine victims have been formally identified.
The attack comes as the Taliban ramp up their nationwide spring offensive despite government calls for a ceasefire during Ramadan and as the United States appears set to boost its troop presence in the country. The Taliban recently have overrun Helmand's key Sangin district, where British and US troops had fought for years to keep them at bay. A center for opium production, Helmand has been been a scene of fierce fighting against the Taliban for years involving British troops, U.S.
Qatar denies the charges and says the decision to isolate it is politically motivated. "Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari conveyed the message, during a meeting with HE the Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani today".
There was a low turn-out in the second round, with a record of around 43%. A whopping 91 percent of the MPs from Macron's party are newcomers to parliament, reflecting the president's priority for candidates from outside the political world.
As per the amendment in Section 26-A of Punjab Excise Act, 1914, no liquor retail vend would be opened within 500 metres of the national and state highways but there will no restrictions on hotels, restaurants and clubs for serving liquor within the same distance.
A source close to the family-of-five said that they are overjoyed with the arrival of their new bundles of joy. Although they've only been breathing air for a few days, Beyoncé's twins have already enjoyed a long stay in the spotlight. Reports she had become a mum began swirling this week when rapper Jay Z missed his Songwriters Hall of Fame induction on Thursday night. The pop star shared frequent updates on her pregnancy in recent months .
The incident occurred in the same vicinity as previous conflicts with pro-regime forces, near the combat outpost in At-Tanf, where a contingent of USA and coalition advisers are supporting a force to fight the Islamic State , also known as ISIS .
The blasts took place at a market within three minutes of each another, senior government official Wazir Khan Wazir said. "Two Army aviation helicopters have taken off from Peshawar to Parachinar for the speedy evacuation of the injured to Peshawar", a statement issued by the military's media wing said.
The battle to win the seat left vacant by Health and Human Services Secretary, Tom Price, smashed House race spending records. I hope Democrats don't turn themselves inside out over Jon Ossoff's loss in Georgia's Sixth Congressional District.
He questioned the way that the Affordable Care Act dealt with pre-existing condition, but said the Senate bill did not do any better. American Nurses Association President Pamela Cipriano holds up a list of essential health benefits as she discusses the effects of the proposed Republican healthcare legislation on families at a news conference.
Pushing back on criticism from fellow party members after the Democratic loss in a Georgia special election this week, Nancy Pelosi said Thursday that she's "worth the trouble" as Democrats' leader in the House. And after she predicted incorrectly that Democrats were poised to take back the House past year, some of Pelosi's colleagues feel that this time around, she needs to deliver.
Warmbier was scheduled to graduate this year from the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce. Like other high-ranking United States officials, Portman also criticised North Korea's treatment of Warmbier as "appalling". It's not the first time Rodong touched on Trump issues, even saying last month that " The atmosphere of Trump's impeachment sweeping the U.S ". As they reflect , there are many not just here but across the country, asking how North Korea will now pay for ...
Ryan Dillon told reporters at the Pentagon Friday that the US goal is to defeat IS wherever it exists. A Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee says the United States is moving toward a military confict with Russian Federation and Iran in Syria.
Republicans have actually won four races, with Democrats capturing a fifth seat. On June 21, Trump took to Twitter again to offer unsolicited advice to Democrats, suggesting that they cooperate with his administration's agenda. Handel consistently emphasized the many out-of-state donations to Ossoff's campaign and the fact that he doesn't live in the 6th congressional district.
Kathleen Rice told CNN's Chris Cuomo on "New Day" Thursday. "Despite the loss" in Tuesday's special House election in Georgia, wrote Ben Ray Lujan, chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, "we have a lot to be proud of".
Comey stop investigating anyone". Trump and his allies have focused on Comey's statement that Trump was not, at the time of their meetings and phone conversations, the subject of an FBI investigation - ignoring Comey's testimony that he declined to publicize that fact, as the president requested, in case Trump later did come under scrutiny.
CPI general secretary S Sudhakar Reddy said a "secular" candidate is the need of the hour for the president's post and that opposition parties would "certainly" field a nominee. "In turn, I suggested him two names which he said the BJP will consider. There were about 60 JD (U) MLAs present in the meeting and they echoed the chief minister's view", Sada said.
The argument was over what was considered "regular attendance" at school and the Supreme Court ruled in a landmark hearing that regular meant in accordance with the school's rules. "I don't agree with the magistrates" decision but I'm going to respect it. "I can't think of any offence that is committed so regularly", Mr Greatorex said.
President Pranab Mukherjee will demit office on July 24. Both Kovind and Kumar are aged 72. Being the daughter of former deputy PM Jagjivan Ram, Meira Kumar had a close association with Indian politics. JD (U)'s ally in Bihar, RJD has, however, backed the idea of fielding an Opposition candidate. "Our decision to support Kovind remains unchanged".
United Kingdom opposition parties have urged the government to make a unilateral guarantee to the European Union migrants - but ministers have insisted a reciprocal deal is needed to ensure British expats are protected. But EU leaders say that before trade talks can begin they want to work out three other issues. "With the Brexit negotiations starting this week, there is still little clarity on the immigration system that the United Kingdom will adopt after Brexit ".