The attacker opened fire on worshippers", Kabul Crime Branch chief General Mohammad Salim Almas told AFP . Ghor governor's spokesman Abdul Hai Khatibi said the explosion happened when the worshippers were inside the mosque . The Shia population has been attacked before when 84 people were killed and 194 others wounded. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack but recent assaults on Shiite mosques have been carried out by Islamic State militants.
President Trump's condolence call to the widow of a slain soldier exploded into a vicious row that swamped the White House on Wednesday, with the soldier's grieving mother accusing the President of disrespecting her family and a defiant Trump complaining that his words had been cynically twisted for political purposes.
The Britons, including a husband and wife from a Christian medical charity, were kidnapped last Friday in Delta state, where they had been providing free health treatment. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said it was aware of the hostage situation in Nigeria but declined to comment further on the case. Chief Theo Fakama, from the local Enukorowa community, said villagers were upset by the kidnapping as the missionaries had "brought succour to residents of the community for the past ...
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board increased its holdings in Philip Morris International by 42.0% during the 1st quarter. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 91,796,829 shares of the stock are valued at $10.33 billion.
However, the number of attempted murders rose by 59%, the report found, with 69% of that increase a result of the two terror attacks. Keith Hunter, of the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners, also mentioned growing threat from terrorism when discussing the figures.
Australian Transport Minister Darren Chester on Friday announced the deal between Ocean Infinity and the Malaysian government. But with the plane never found, relatives of the missing have been left to wonder what really happened. MH370 vanished three years ago somewhere in the southern Indian Ocean en route to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur with 239 people aboard. FMT received a copy of an email that was forwarded to some of the families of MH370 victims which stated that the authorities had ...
The punishment section in the second count of amended charge was changed from Section 271 (3) of the Criminal Law of Lagos State to Section 2 (1) of the Kidnap Prohibition Law of the Laws of Lagos 2017. Except for Mr. Olanrewaju Ajanaku, counsel for the 4th defendant, other defence counsel prayed the court for an adjournment to enable them to confer with their clients and respond to the amended charges.
Tusk added that Britain's proposals on future relations would be taken into account by the EU's internal work on a trade deal, in a further olive branch to British Prime Minister Theresa May . "From my side there are no indications at all that we won't succeed". However, the leaders held open the hope of reaching a deal at the next regular summit in December.
Mrs May also said: "On Northern Ireland we have agreed that the Belfast Agreement must be at the heart of our negotiations and that Northern Ireland's unique circumstances demands specific solutions". "It appears they have used their big mandates to achieve one thing; bringing British Direct Rule to Northern Ireland". Earlier Taoiseach Leo Varadkar noted that Mrs May had "strengthened" her language on the border but said the United Kingdom still needs to provide more detail on how the border ...
This is offensive. Better change your marketing strategy. Or is it a deliberate marketing ploy in line with the statement: there is no such thing as bad publicity? The brand, which is owned by German skin care company Beiersdorf Global AG, has also produced a TV advert for the product that shows a black model's skin becoming lighter after she applies the cream.
Three people were rescued from the debris. Those injured were rushed to Karaikal General Hospital. The deceased were identified as transport workers at the bus depot. Further, Rs 1.5 lakh would be given to those with severe injuries and Rs 50,000 for persons with simple injuries, he said, and wished for their speedy recovery.
Those killed included a 15-year-old girl. In addition to those six victims who died shortly after the impact, she also injured 12 other people. Among the seriously wounded is a woman who is seven months pregnant, described as being in a grave condition in hospital.
The public version of the US intelligence assessment examining Russian election interference was released in January. US intelligence concluded in a January assessment that "the senior-most officials" in Russian Federation had authorized hacks into the Democratic National Committee and officials connected with the Clinton campaign.
Sherrod Brown, an Ohio Democrat who attended a White House meeting on the issue Wednesday. Trump says, "a lot of people are liking" his plan, which still lacks specific legislation. The first is what he calls tax cuts for the rich, instead of the middle class. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) reiterating as recently as Tuesday that he will not vote for a plan that increases the deficit without specifying how the tax cuts will be paid for.
The Trump administration has long argued that the entry restrictions do not amount to a Muslim ban, and that they are instead necessary to protect national security. The state of Hawaii sued in Honolulu to block Mr Trump's latest travel ban. Chuang's ruling said the administration had "not shown that national security can not be maintained without an unprecedented eight-country travel ban".
Frederica Wilson. He also would ride on one wheel on his way to a South Florida Wal-Mart store, where he worked in the produce department. "They used to call me produce boy", he said in a 2014 Facebook post that showed him beaming in the store's back room.
PM Narendra Modi further said his aim is to make Kedarnath an ideal holy place the way it should be. During that time, the Gujarat floods had made me very sad. He says his visit to Kedarnath renews his commitment to serve the nation. "I want to invite the state government of Uttarakhand to adopt a green and organic way of life".
The Foreign Affairs Committee of the DPRK Supreme People's Assembly sent an open letter to parliaments of different countries on Sunday. The damning message came on the heels of Bishop's visit to a border village in South Korea on October 11, whence she called on the global community to step up pressure on North Korea .
Cisco Systems, Inc . (NASDAQ: CSCO ) has risen 13.20% since October 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.81% the S&P500. The company's stock is now moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 3.89%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 11.18% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.
Luxembourg's Prime Minister Xavier Bettel repeated the oft-rehearsed European line that the crisis in Catalonia was an internal matter for Madrid. "If the government continues to prevent dialogue and maintains the repression, " he wrote, "the Parliament of Catalonia could go ahead, if it deems it opportune, and vote the formal declaration of independence".