The assault on Eastern Ghouta has been one of the most ferocious of Syria's civil war, which a monitoring group said Monday had now left more than 350,000 dead in seven years. Last week, regime forces managed to seize Eastern Ghouta's strategic Misraba and Medyere neighborhoods, effectively cutting the district in two. A convoy of relief trucks crossed front lines into eastern Ghouta on Friday and unloaded all its food despite the fighting.
For instance, the true news-related tweets rarely reached over 1,000 people. In further analysis of the data, the researchers took out information spread by automated social media accounts, or "bots", and found that the findings still stood when these programmed accounts were removed.
Due to rounding, though, the January unemployment rate remained unchanged from December, according to the labor department. North Carolina's unemployment rate in January didn't move from the 4.5 percent mark where it's been for three previous months.
His visit comes weeks after Pakistan announced that it would send troops to Saudi Arabia, Iran's arch rival. "Iran and Pakistan as two friendly and neighboring countries with common borders are necessary to have strong cooperation on [ways to] ensure the two countries' borders and prevent operations by terrorists", Zarif said in a meeting with his Pakistani counterpart Khawaja Muhammad Asif in Islamabad on Monday.
The explosion is the second such incident to occur in Austin in March, and the two are allegedly being treated as linked events. The woman, in her 40s, was taken to an area hospital with injuries that were not thought to be life-threatening.
Agarwal , who was inducted in the party at its New Delhi headquarters, embarrassed BJP with his acerbic remark on Bachchan. "Mr Agrawal joins BJP with his team". Also joining the BJP is his son and an SP MLA, Nitin Agrawal. " Naresh Agrawal ji felt he could serve the country and his state better if he joined the BJP", Goyal added.
The prior incident occurred when " 60 Minutes " refused to air an interview with former tobacco executive Jeffery Wigand when it was faced with concerns about a legal action based upon a non-disclosure agreement Wigand had signed with his then-employer Brown & Williamson.
Taliban spokesman Qari Yousuf Ahmadi said 15 policemen had been killed and several military vehicles seized, along with a large quantity of ammunition. The CEO also said in order to achieve peace, political tension in the country needs to be resolved. The victims are all members of a single family, Khogyani added.
The FBI told ABC News that it is responding to the reported explosion and assisting Austin police, who are the lead agency handling the situation. An Austin TV station reported that the Monday explosion happened shortly before 7 a.m.at a location about 11 miles from the March 2 explosion.
Gatland has picked a team to run and keep running: he has opted for two openside flankers in Justin Tipuric and the uncapped James Davies , has left out his three best goal-kickers and has omitted his captain, Alun Wyn Jones , a player who can hold the team together when they are in danger of falling apart.
Tracy Gilpin remained missing for 21 days until a hiker discovered her body in Myles Standish State Forest in Plymouth, Massachusetts, 14 miles away from where she was last seen. "We will continue to work tirelessly to find justice for all murder victims". That being said, Hand apparently has a number of connections to the Kingston, Massachusetts area.
Rex Tillerson , US secretary of state, has changed the plan of spending Monday night in Abuja before flying back to Washington . Tillerson, making his first trip to Africa as the senior-most U.S. According to Reuters , Tillerson has been forced to end his trip to Africa and return to Washington about one day ahead of schedule. He is due to fly on to Nigeria after Chad, but will spend just a few hours there on Monday evening rather than the overnight visit originally planned.
The Israeli military could decide within months to buy Boeing Co.'s CH-47 Chinook transport helicopters following a strong endorsement by. The South Korean officials who carried Kim's invitation to Washington are visiting China and Japan this week to update state heads on the talks.
One example given was an 11-month-old girl who was taken to hospital after suffering bleeding and swelling on her head; injuries which were consistent with being repeatedly struck or shaken. Upon inspection of the gym and tanning salon's records, police said she would leave the center during those hours to exercise or go for a tan, reported the news website.
DeVos commented on sexual assault in education, arming teachers to prevent school shootings, and struggling schools in her home state. Public schools in the states are struggling as well. "I hesitate to talk about all schools in general because schools are made up of individual students attending them". There is no doubt about it. Stahl: Have you seen the really bad schools? "Do you think they should be able to, teachers, should be able to carry assault weapons since presumably they may ...
It said that from 2013 to 2017 the world's top weapons exporters were US and Russian Federation. Total arms imports by the kingdom rose 225 percent over the past five years, making it the world's second-largest importer overall. The country is the 11th most important client among the five major European arms exporters, while its own exports more than doubled (+145 percent) between 2008-12 an 2013-17 - notably to Turkmenistan, the UAE and Saudi Arabia .
While not technically official yet, expect another edition of the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal , especially with the HBO documentary on the WWE legend set to premiere two days after WrestleMania . What's next: Charlotte vs. Asuka . It has been a while since Carmella and Natalya have been featured prominently and with Carmella's briefcase expiration date coming up soon, this is their time to shine.
New eyewitness testimony and expert analysis of satellite images gathered by Amnesty in a 26-page report Remaking Rakhine State reveal how Rohingya villages have been flattened and new military construction undertaken since January in areas where hundreds of thousands fled a campaign of ethnic cleansing past year.
Abe, now in his sixth year in office, has repeatedly denied he or his wife did favours for school operator Moritomo Gakuen, which bought the land, and has said he will resign if evidence is found that they had. Adding to the pressure, a finance ministry official linked to the scandal was found dead on Friday, although it is not clear if the reported suicide is linked to the affair.
A police spokesman said the guard - an Austrian soldier - initially tried to stop the man with pepper spray. The guard suffered a wound to his upper arm in the attack , which took place just before midnight in a residential area of the capital.
Albion drew first blood at The Hawthorns, but Jamie Vardy volleyed a superb equaliser to level matters midway though the first half. Those who remained saw Iborra rise and power home at the far post form Marc Albrighton's injury-time corner, the imposing Spanish midfielder unchallenged by an Albion defence that seemed physically and mentally shot.
In the video, a woman claiming to be the baby's mother shows up before the video cuts off. After several hours, police were able to locate 27-year-old Ledrika Ford on the 500 block of Milgate Street, in Utica . She told police she immediately returned to the area where she'd left from and found the 9-month-old. One man picks up the child. Ledrika Ford, who is just 17 years old, has three other children - all of whom have been removed from her custody.
The student along with his accomplice also jumped on stage where Sharif was standing and chanted slogans praising Mumtaz Qadri, the murderer of former Punjab governor Salman Taseer. "This is not the way to express yourself and I condemn whoever did it", Khan said. Pakistan's Senate comprises of 104 members and to replace the outgoing Senate chairman Raza Rabbani with their candidates, the mainstream parties need at least 53 votes.
Highs lower 70s. Rain chance 20%. Cloudy skies overnight with a 50% chance of rain and snow showers. "In total, a dusting to 3" of snow is possible across eastern Kentucky Sunday night through Monday morning. But those numbers could decrease as the system approaches, and there's the slightest chance we could see significantly more snow - with 4-5 inches near D.C.
The militants were killed in an anti-militancy operation. "The fire was retaliated by the security forces ensuing an encounter", said a police official. "It is pertinent to mention that among the slain militants, one was involved in a recent attack on a police guard post at Soura in which one police constable was killed", a police statement said.
Arizona (27-7) also is peaking at the right time, following a Pac-12 regular-season title with a dominating win over Southern California in the conference tournament. With the Blue Devils also likely a two-seed, only one of those teams will get the Charlotte seeding. All season the Tar Heels have been basically auditioning different members for a consistent third scorer behind Luke Maye and Joel Berry II.
And it's possible he could play if MU advances to most likely take on Xavier, the No. 1 seed pitted against the victor of the North Carolina Central-Texas Southern play-in game. Martin told reporters that Jordan Barnett will not play Friday, he was arrested for DWI early Sunday morning. That record includes a loss in their first ACC Tournament game against Louisville.
Chinese industry groups and researchers on Friday called on the government to retaliate against the United States after Washington slapped heavy tariffs on steel and aluminium imports and reportedly pressured Beijing to substantially cut the trade surplus.
Comments by President Trump in tweets indicated that Canada and Mexico might be excluded from the tariffs if they gave in to U.S. demands in renegotiating the Nafta free trade agreement. The US President Donald Trump threatened the European Union to impose a customs duty on cars imports . World leaders condemned the announcement , and the European Union proposed tariffs on Harley-Davidson motorcycles and other USA products.
If you listen to the litany of college basketball experts around the nation, this year's tournament is more wide open than any in recent memory. It's only big win this season: at Gonzaga in January. The region has three ACC teams, with Clemson joining Duke and North Carolina State. College basketball is in trouble. Auburn players tried to play it cool when the Tigers' first NCAA Tournament invite in 15 years became official.
The Prime Minister said 115 "aspirational districts" had been identified by the Niti Aayog across the country on the basis of 48 parameters of development. "If there is improvement in these 115 districts, it will automatically lead to improvement in the country's rankings", he said. "Governments have the tendency of focusing on what gives them results easily and it often results in developed districts doing better still while backward districts slide further", Mr.
Todd winked at the dustup in a tweet last night promoting this morning's broadcast. The Republican paused, then called the news anchor a " sleeping son of a bitch ". "So he's not a moral, don't worry about his values?" Todd was incredulous: "So you're saying that's acceptable behavior for the rest of the administration too, or it's just unique to him?" "I've never said that", Mnuchin remarked.
They will stay in touch through Global Positioning System and satellite phones until four helicopters are sent to rescue those stranded. "The first team led by an ACF has made contact with 15 persons, 14 boys and one girl", said H. While initial reports said those trapped were students, officials later said the victims, belonging to two groups, were young women and men and three children who were on a mountain climbing/trekking training.
In an exclusive interview with the #Abc News , Sam said the testimony is warranted, and he doesn't think the special counsel is targeting the president. Besides dishing on the Mueller probe and offering advice to President Donald Trump , he also remarked on his Monday media blitz. His appearance marked a turnabout from extraordinary public statements Monday when Nunberg, in multiple interviews, balked at complying with a subpoena that sought his appearance before the grand jury as well ...
However, Karti's counsel in the special CBI court Abhishek Manu Singvi contested that this address had been shared with the probe agency in July past year and whatever is in the knowledge of the accused has already been disclosed by him. Mehta countered Singhvi and said some documents had been shifted from the Chennai office location. It is a 10-year old case and all the documents are available with the CBI and the only goal in seeking Karti " s custody is to just harass him, Singhvi said.