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by | April 28, 2017 | 02:03

Serbia requested Haradinaj be transferred to the country after French authorities arrested him in January on a Serbian warrant. The court reasoned its decision on the grounds that Haradinaj would not receive a fair and balanced trial in Serbia, The Associated Press quotes his lawyer Rachel Lindon as saying.

by | April 28, 2017 | 02:02

United States officials said they were "deeply concerned" after Turkey carried out a series of airstrikes Tuesday against USA allies fighting ISIS in Syria and Iraq. which was a very large ops box", he said, referring to the area in which US forces are operating. One strike also appeared to misfire, killing five peshmerga soldiers allied with Turkey.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:50

Her mother last saw the toddler in the front yard of their home in Joliet Township, a community about 40 miles southwest of downtown Chicago . A cause of death will not be determined until an autopsy is conducted, Ackerson said. Final results will depend on toxicology results and the police investigation. He says detectives started to talk to the mother but stopped after someone else who lived at the house pounded on a wall and shouted for her to stop talking.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:47

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared victory in Sunday's closely contested national referendum in Turkey even as opposition parties and global observers pointed to irregularities in the voting that will dramatically reshape Turkish politics, jettisoning the country's parliamentary democracy and granting sweeping executive power and near absolute control to the country's president.

by | April 27, 2017 | 05:53

On Tuesday, Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj reiterated that if Jadhav was hanged, it would amount to premeditated murder. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay, fielding a slew of questions, also said India has no knowledge of where Kulbhudhan Jadhav has been kept in Pakistan or his condition due to Islamabad's refusal to provide consular access to him.

by | April 27, 2017 | 03:03

When his wife returned home from her class a bit later, he said , the intruder attacked him, then shot her. Police say that Connie Dabate's Fitbit tells a different story. Furthermore, his claims that she died as she arrived home from the gym are brought into disrepute in the knowledge that she travelled 1,200ft since returning, after making a 125ft journey from her vehicle, the Guardian cites from police documents .

by | April 27, 2017 | 03:01

This is published unedited from the PTI feed . Hours later, more than 9,000 personnel were temporarily removed from the country's police force while they were being investigated for possible ties to Gulen's movement, the agency reported. Since the coup attempt, a total of 47,000 people have been detained, including 10,700 police and 74,000 members of the military. The referendum bitterly divided Turkey.

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:55

After briefing senators in a highly unusual meeting at the White House on Wednesday , Pentagon chief Jim Mattis, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats issued a statement that toned down military rhetoric and urged the global community to help find a solution to North Korea's nuclear programme.

by | April 26, 2017 | 09:07

Tanaka finds form, Yanks beat Cards 4-3 for 5th straight win NEW YORK - Masahiro Tanaka got back on track with 6 1/3 effective innings, Aroldis Chapman escaped his own jam for his third save in three days and the New York Yankees beat the St.

by | April 26, 2017 | 09:05

The review of the Antiquities Act - which grants the US president the authority to designate national monuments - is long overdue, according to Zinke, and will be done to determine if monument designations are in sync with the law. The monuments bookending that period are the Grand Staircase-Escalante in Utah and the Bear Ears Inter Tribal Coalition, both in Utah, both declared monuments by Democratic presidents.

by | April 26, 2017 | 09:00

The second-place finisher in Beijing-Ukraine's Lyudmila Blonska-has also been disqualified for doping. Finding out that I've just got another Olympic medal. But she was not the only Russian sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee on Monday as 400m runner Maksim Dyldin was disqualified from the 2012 Games in London, for testing positive for the same anabolic steroid.

by | April 26, 2017 | 09:01

Trump intends his plan, which will include some specific tax-cut proposals but fall short of the kind of comprehensive tax reform that Republicans have long discussed, to be a guidepost for lawmakers in the U.S. John ThuneJohn ThuneGOP chairman not expecting infrastructure money in Trump's tax plan Disconnect: Trump, GOP not on same page Seven major players in Trump's trillion infrastructure push MORE (R-S.D.), chairman of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, told reporters ...

by | April 26, 2017 | 08:57

No group has so far claimed responsibility for the attack, but Taliban militants have been active in the region for more than a decade. The injured were shifted to Sadda hospital and security forces have launched a search operation in the area.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:43

When he was brought home, police encouraged his male relatives to kill him if they had any honor. The majority-Muslim region is said to be using 'concentration camps ' to force homosexuals to promise to leave the republic. The Times spoke with a survivor in his 20s calling himself Maksim said agents used a friend to lure him to an apartment where others rounded up by the same ruse were also held.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:38

In a letter published in the The Star newspaper, Mbeki, in reference to the motion of no confidence in President Zuma to be debated in Parliament next Tuesday said MPs do not have to vote according to party lines. He said rule 129 (5) of the National Assembly gave Mbete the power to schedule the motion and therefore, also the implied power to postpone and reschedule such a motion.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:35

Trump's comments were the second time this week he has attacked Canada's dairy industry and on Thursday he included the lumber, timber and energy sectors in a list of what he said were problematic areas of trade. And as for oil, she described the stable supply from Canada as a job-creating lifeblood of the USA economy. The United States' own dairy outlook report "clearly indicates the poor results in the US sector are due USA and global overproduction".

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:36

The Tories, who are campaigning on a message of opposing the SNP's bid for a second independence referendum, now have one Scottish MP - David Mundell. Among the seats where the Tories are threatening to make gains is Moray, where 49.9 percent of voters backed Leave previous year, and Pete Wishart's Perth and North Perthshire constituency.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:58

That kind of rhetoric has unnerved allies in Japan and South Korea, who would be at the sharp end of any North Korean response. The United States and Russian Federation clashed on Wednesday at the United Nations over a USA -drafted Security Council statement to condemn North Korea's latest failed ballistic missile test, to which diplomats said China had agreed.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:52

With 34% of the vote counted, the Interior Ministry said Ms Le Pen was leading on 24.6% followed by Mr Macron on 21.9%. New polls released Sunday evening showed pro-business Macron easily beating Le Pen, who has hardened her anti-immigration and anti-Europe rhetoric over the last week.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:53

Stark video shows first responders carrying a limp child from the wreckage. Witnesses heard loud booms before the blaze broke out. Mayor Bill de Blasio says there are still many 'unanswered questions.' Commissioner Nigro says that fire marshals will work to determine the cause.