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Qatar to sue countries imposing blockade

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Al Mouallimi was quoted as saying there would be "no compromise" when it comes to asking Qatar to accept the six principles - but that he thought it should be "easy" for the Qataris to accept them. Qatar has yet to responded to the revised demands. Mouallimi stressed that there would be "no compromise" on the principles, but added that both sides would be able to discuss how to implement them. Read More »

Ortom to pay Benue workers' salaries with Paris Club Refund

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It quoted the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun , to have stressed that the debt service deductions were in respect of the Paris and London Clubs' loans and multilateral debts of the FG and states. Lere Olayinka, spokesman of Ayodele Fayose, Ekiti state governor, confirmed the state's receipt of the money in a statement. Samuel Ortom, the Benue state governor, has disclosed that workers' salaries would be paid with the just released second tranche of the Paris Club Refund of ... Read More »

Zeliang appointed Nagaland Chief Minister

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Zeliang , who was stepped down in February last in this year following large scale of violence created as well as several groups opposed to hold the civic poll in the state with 33 per cent reservation for women. "No time (for the floor test) was given to us". Subsequently, the governor had summoned the special session of the house today. In the 60-member Assembly, one seat is vacant. Read More »

Father 'killed teenage daughter after row over Muslim boyfriend'

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It's not worth another shekel to even chase after her, she's garbage. We need to whip her, throw her away like a dog and see how she does. One read: 'You won't believe what they did to me... She told a relative that her boyfriend was getting out of prison at the end of the week and that she intended becoming Muslim . The relative alerted Henriette's father who then decided it would be best to kill her, according to court records. Read More »

More than 30K mink released from Minnesota farm

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Sunday night, July 16, and 5:30 a.m. the following morning. Minks are meat eating predators, and those released were let go near a wildlife management area and wilderness preservation area. He estimated at least 5,000 mink had died, either from heat stress or the chaos that ensued after the animals were released. Due to the domestication of the mink, they are not expected to live. Read More »

EastEnders star trapped under Thai waterfall for three days

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He fell from the top of the waterfall in the jungle and was found after a local saw his abandoned rental motorbike, according to The Sun . Paul spoke to The Sun from the hospital, saying, "I am lucky to be alive". It's an understatement to say it wasn't a great situation ... He had also broken his leg. A source has confirmed that the surgery will cost a whopping £90,000 in Koh Samui. Read More »

Texas Legislature begins hustling to revive 'bathroom bill'

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The Senate is expected to pass its version of the bill this week, unlocking a list of 20 items on the governor's special session agenda, including property tax reform, regulating which public bathrooms transgender people can use and curbing local government control. Read More »

Star-studded new British Airways safety video adds comic relief

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Airline safety videos are often ignored by flight passengers who want nothing more than to go straight to sleep or watch the featured movies available onscreen as soon as they reach their designated seats. The highlight of the video comes at the end, when the brilliant Rowan Atkinson appears and does his always-hilarious Mr. Bean shtick. The airline hopes that through customers' donations, which they make by placing spare change of any currency into paper wallets found onboard, that the ... Read More »

Three killed, one injured in Mastung firing

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The four killed and one other injured were on board the same vehicle and belonged to the same family. According to police they were on their way to Karachi from Quetta when some unknown armed attackers opened indiscriminate fire on their vehicle. Read More »

US Cautious of Inter-Korean Dialogue Proposal

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And in regard to the Red Cross talks, North Korea could propose discussing not only the reunions of the families divided by the Korean War but also the repatriation of 12 North Korean waitresses who defected in April. Undoubtedly the North will demand the US withdraw its troops from the South and also raise questions about the Korea-US alliance. The affection "pushes me to live with more courage", she had reportedly said. Read More »

Hillary Clinton is favored less than President Trump, poll shows

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The poll further shows that one-fifth of those who voted for Hillary in the 2016 election don't have a favorable view of her. This poll suggests that voters - even her own voters - want nothing more to do with her. Imagine Hillary, a respected, intelligent president, using American might to lead our allies toward mutually beneficial goals, instead of ignorant, malignant Donald, acting as Putin's hand puppet and creating national embarrassment wherever he goes. Read More »

Netanyahu denounces European Union criticism of settlements as 'anomaly'

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Netanyahu was referring to an European Union policy to link talks on enhancing economic ties with Israel to the county's progress on relations with the Palestinians and on Israeli settlement policy in the West Bank. "Both of these concerns mandate a different policy towards Israel". "There is no logic here", Netanyahu said while he thought he was speaking privately. Read More »

U.S. prepares sanctions against senior Venezuelan officials

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Nothing and nobody can stop it. "The government of Venezuela responds that the proposal of the Original Constituent Power and National Constituents' Assemly is in the hands of the people and belongs exclusively to the sovereign people of Venezuela", Maduro asserted in remarks the Venezuelan state network VTV describes as a "warning" against "the vulgar, interventionlist, interfering, and destabilizing threats from the White House and U.S. Read More »

Baltimore Cop Caught On Own Body Cam Planting Drugs?

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He is accompanied by two other officers. There is no sound on the beginning of the video, which indicates the officer turned his body camera on shortly before finding the drugs , as the body cameras save 30 seconds before being turned on, but without sound. Read More »

Jagga Jasoos Five Days Collections

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The film has gained a boost towards its first weekend and has earned Rs. 33.17 in three days of its release. Meanwhile, Jagga Jasoos has been reviewed positively by several celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan . A Box Office India report estimates that Jagga Jasoos may earn around Rs 43 crore net but that would not be enough for the film to fall in the hit category. Read More »

Solanke scores for Liverpool in league Asia Trophy

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Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer during the pre-season match at the Gallagher Stadium, Maidstone. The 22-year-old, who has 21 goals having started 36 games for Liverpool in his two seasons on Merseyside, believes 2016-17 provided good schooling for him. Read More »

China-US economic cooperation on right course: Chinese vice premier

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Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang said here Tuesday that the recent fruitful cooperation between the world's largest two economies has proved that China-US economic cooperation is sailing on the right course. "We still have work to do with China to achieve a balanced relationship" that is based on reciprocity. The business lunch attended by US and Chinese business leaders comes as the USA considers new tariffs on Chinese steel and new calls for the Chinese government to put pressure on North ... Read More »

Israeli forces attack worshipers at al-Aqsa Mosque

The Waqf, Jordan's Islamic authority that manages religious affairs at the site, was outraged over the metal detectors. In recent days, growing numbers of Muslim worshippers have performed prayers in the streets rather than pass through metal detectors. Read More »

Hot dog! July 19th is National Hot Dog Day

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Other ingredients include water, curing agents and spices like salt, garlic, sugar and nutmeg. Portillo's is offering $ 1 hot dogs Wednesday to celebrate National Hot Dog Day! If baseball loyalty splits most Chicagoans, there's one unwritten rule that unites all: Ketchup has no place on a hot dog. Read More »

Canada wildfires: Australian firefighters deployed to fight British Columbia blazes

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In addition to the services being offered at 11 evacuation centres across the province, hundreds of British Columbians have stepped up to offer up their homes as accommodation for those affected by the wildfires. On Sunday, there were approximately 37,000 evacuees across B.C. Evacuees have begun to show up in the Lower Mainland; now, there are 616 at the Cloverdale Arena evacuation centre and 330 people at the Chilliwack Secondary centre. Read More »

Tensions Rise in Jerusalem After Israel Installs Metal Detectors at Mosque

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Israel then reopened the compound to Muslim worshippers on Sunday after imposing new security measures, including metal detectors and additional security cameras. In the meantime, Abbas is in touch with Arab and worldwide leaders to try to "prevent a deterioration of the situation", it said. Not much of this seems to make sense - until you look at it from the perspective of what is really motivating the Waqf, palestinians, and so many other Muslims. Read More »

Slim majority wants Democrats in charge of Congress

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The snapshot emerges just as Congress has hit a major stumbling block in its effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, with Republican leaders in the Senate falling short this week of the votes they need to advance their deeply unpopular bill. Read More »

Google launches a Facebook-style news feed for your interests

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Google's feed will still be based on your search history, but there will be a new button to follow "movies, sports teams, your favorite bands or music artists, famous people, and more" that you're interested in. This isn't Google's first crack at offering a news feed. Instead of spotlighting its core incompetency in social, Google leverages its core competency knowing everything you do online thanks to its ownership of search, email, calendar, maps , YouTube , and the Android ... Read More »

15500-acre Mariposa County fire pushes smoke into Tahoe Basin

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When possible, it is recommended all citizens try to use alternate routes to their destinations, to alleviate unnecessary congestion while fire personnel work to completely extinguish the fire. Firefighters worked overnight to tamp down the flames. A community meeting to discuss the fire and its effects on the community is scheduled at 6 p.m. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel to Caitlyn Jenner: 'Why did God do this to you?'

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Jenner admitted she wasn't thrilled with some of the things Trump has done so far, but said, "there are some things I think he's done that are very good". "I don't agree with everything he's doing", she told Kimmel , before pivoting to an applause earning line about the Pledge of Allegiance. Kind of working the perimeter of the political scene, being open to talking to anybody? Kimmel , as BuzzFeed notes , once aired a segment parodying ABC's promotion department confusing Jenner and ... Read More »

Ryan Murphy gives a gross clue to new 'AHS' season

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The " American Horror Story " creator is getting ready for Season 7, and he revealed one final clue on Monday ahead of the upcoming season's title reveal. It's no wonder Murphy has chose to encompass these themes with #AHS's new season. Online: "The first 10 minutes of the season, this season, takes place in a very eerie macabre way on election night and there's something bad that happens in the lives of our characters on election night as they're watching it all go down". Read More »

All eyes on CM move as Tejashwi meets Nitish Kumar

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met this evening with his 28-year-old deputy, Tejashwi Yadav , who has been charged with corruption by the CBI. JDU circles in Delhi are labouring hard to dismiss the buzz about "differences within" the party on the future course. Read More »