Kerala received rainfall more than 40 percent greater than normal for the monsoon season, which runs from June to September. The weather office warned of more heavy "red" category rains on Saturday as tens of thousands of people were still stuck on the rooftops of houses and community centres.
Watts faces nine felony charges, including murder. Watts, 33, was formally charged on Monday with five counts of first-degree murder, one count of unlawful termination of a pregnancy and three counts of tampering with a deceased human body .
Sky News is reporting that after Mr Turnbull called the spill, Mr Dutton put his hand up to challenge. Peter Dutton received 35 votes, a significant chunk he could build on going forward. Mr Dutton, who was the Home Affairs Minister, has now stepped down from that frontbench role. "What we want to know is- Where are this prime minister's convictions?" Liberal backbencher Tim Wilson acknowledged the numbers were being counted in the party room.
In South Korea , more than half of the 132,600 people who applied for reunions - including some of those who got to see their relatives - have died. "I stayed alive to meet you, oppa [older brother]", Yu-dok said, as she whipped out a school graduation photo of him.
Mr. McGahn, the newspaper said, shared information on Mr. Trump's comments and actions during the firing of the FBI Director, James Comey , and the President's obsession with putting a loyalist in charge of the inquiry. "It's bad legal advice, bad lawyering, and this is a result of it", said Chris Christie, a former federal prosecutor and Trump supporter. President Trump told Reuters on Monday that he is " totally allowed " to be involved with Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe into ...
The smoke from wildfires across northern parts of Washington state and southern British Columbia has lowered visibility to between one and three miles in some areas and is leading to dangerously unhealthy air quality across the region. The NWS says this batch of dense smoke is expected to remain in the Yakima Valley and surrounding areas through Sunday evening and possibly into Monday.
The five-day hajj pilgrimage represents one of the world's biggest gathering every year. Mecca in Saudi Arabia is the holiest city for Muslims and Hajj is a mandatory religious duty for Muslims that must be carried out at least once in their lifetimes.
Ayubi believes the Taliban were looking for government employees or members of the security forces. The United States said it welcomed the move, which is conditioned upon Taliban participation. It spurred hopes that a new path was opening for possible peace talks in the country to the end the almost 17-year-old war, but violence has surged in the weeks since.
Her disappearance sparked a panicked search and the ship returned to the spot where they believed she had fallen and carried out at least four passes before abandoning the search. The Sun named her as Kay Longstaff, a 46-year-old corporate flight attendant on private jets. However, she still managed to explain that she was in the water for 10 hours.
In a series of angry tweets Sunday, Trump insisted Sunday that White House lawyer Don McGahn isn't "a John Dean type 'RAT,"' making reference to the Watergate-era White House attorney who turned on Richard Nixon. The problem is, President Trump "seems genuinely confused" by the basics of trade economics, including tariffs and trade deficits, he said, succinctly explaining both concepts for the edification of viewers and in case a certain president of the United States was hate-watching.
Earlier in the day, Qatar Airways Cargo announced to deliver relief goods to flood-stricken districts free of cost. A woman at Aranmula near Alapuzha said they had not had any food or water for two days. The monsoon rains are forecast to ease from Sunday but the flood waters are expected to remain for some time to come. At Chengannur in Alapuzha district, at least 5,000 are stranded, according to revenue officials quoted by PTI.
Trump. "I've received criticism and threats", Ellis said. A spokeswoman for the U.S. Marshals Service did not immediately comment. There have been specific threats, Ellis said, although he declined to provide details. Listen to what else Vance had to say about Trump's "message" to Manafort in the video up top. Prosecutors accused Manafort of hiding from USA tax authorities $16 million in money he earned as a political consultant for pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine to fund an opulent ...
Muriel Bowser , D.C. Mayor, responded in a tweet to the president's claims stating that she is a mayor of Washington D.C. and a lady who went through the reality star in White House with the truth of $21.6M for parades, events, demonstrations which were being stated in Trump's America.
Prosecutors also detail a series of hard interviews with Papadopoulos after he was arrested in July 2017, saying he didn't provide "substantial assistance" to the investigation. Papadopoulos's legal team will file their own sentencing assessment to the court in two weeks, and is expected to ask for probation. Papadopoulos's wife, Simona Mangiante, is urging her husband to break off the plea deal and stop cooperating with Mueller.
Syria's Foreign and Expatriates Ministry on Friday condemned Saudi Arabia's support for the country's Kurdish-held northeastern areas, the main operating base for the US-led worldwide coalition against Islamic State (IS). 16, 2018, in Washington . For example, he said, potable water supplies have been restored to all 26 districts of Raqa, which was devastated in the campaign to oust ISIS fighters.
Trump said, "I allowed White House Counsel Don McGahn , and all other requested members of the White House Staff, to fully cooperate with the Special Counsel". McGahn has openly expressed his frustrations, and signaled his desire to leave the White House months ago, but made a decision to stay on to lead the confirmation process of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh.
Former White House aide and "The Apprentice " alum Omarosa Manigault Newman , who also claims to have heard the recording , revived the tape talk this week promoting her new tell-all book. Both Trump and Apprentice executive producer Mark Burnett have denied the allegations , with Burnett taking to Twitter to state that the alleged tapes do not exist.
At least 194 people have died in flooding in Kerala since torrential rains began on August 8, and 36 more are missing, according to Kerala's disaster management office. He has promised more helicopters, boats and other equipment needed to expand the rescue operation in the unfolding emergency. Many more people have been made homeless and are stranded in the floods.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-8.2 quake hit at a depth of 560 kilometers (348 miles) and was located 280 kilometers (174 miles) northeast of Fiji's Ndoi Island (red pin). He added that landslides were reported in a national park where hundreds of hikers had been trapped after the first quake . A week before that quake another tremor surged through the island and killed 17.
Putin later met German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Mesberg, near Berlin . Putin stressing the priority should be helping Syrian refugees return to the country. "It's a work meeting from which no specific results are expected, but the number of problems we are preoccupied with - from Ukraine and Syria to the issue of economic cooperation - is so big that it is justified to be in a permanent dialogue".
Denver7 reported that the bodies of Christopher Watts' daughters were found dead in "mostly full" oil and gas tanks. "I love you so much and so grateful you hung around when I tried pushing you away in the beginning!" According to police, Christopher Watts , 33, murdered Bella , 4, Celeste , 3, and Shanann , 33, before leaving their bodies at an oil field near their house.
No specific date has been set. Moon also said South Korea will aim to reconnect cross-border railroads and roads with the North by the end of the year , saying that would be the precursor to mutual prosperity on the peninsula. South Korea is increasingly pursuing its own diplomatic efforts with its neighbor as talks between the North Korea and the USA have stalled. The North has urged the United States to end the sanctions , saying it had made goodwill gestures, including a ...
DOD officials expect China to increase its defense budget to $240 billion over the next decade. China's military has expanded its bomber operations in recent years while "likely training for strikes" against the United States and its allies, a Pentagon report says.
Autostrade operates many of Italy's toll highways, according to The Associated Press. "As soon as I turned the camera to record the rain, we heard a loud noise and the bridge collapsed ", he said . At least 26 people were killed when the collapse caused cars to plunge nearly 150ft, and the death toll is expected to rise further. Around 250 firefighters from all over Italy are still searching through the rubble for survivors, with concern that the death toll could still rise further.
They face death penalty on charges. In his two hour ruling, which was widely anticipated to provide a verdict, the judge reportedly indicated it was possible that the women did not know they were using a deadly nerve agent. The Rodong Sinmun , the newspaper of the ruling Workers' Party, said in a commentary that inter-Korean relations can hardly move forward in the interests of the Korean people if sanctions pressure from foreign forces is blindly supported and followed by the South.
Four people suffered "superficial scratches" as they evacuated the Boeing 737-800 jet, which had flown to the Philippine capital from Xiamen in southeast China, he added. The B737 aircraft veered off the runway around midnight into a grassy area, Apolonio said. The plane was still resting on its belly near the end of the airport's main runway on Friday, hours after the accident which occurred late on Thursday evening.
Communication networks in Ghazni remained mostly down, and officials have been reticent, making any information hard to verify and fueling rumors of high tolls. About 20 percent of the population in Ghazni depend on the city water system, which has been down since the beginning of fighting. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid denied his group's involvement in the attack.
Regarding authority in the church, he said, "Because only the pope has authority to discipline or remove bishops, we will assure that our measures will both respect that authority and protect the vulnerable from the abuse of ecclesial power".
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, veteran BJP leaders and Vajpayee's long-time associates L.K. Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Congress President Rahul Gandhi were present at the funeral.
The White House and Trump have sought to discredit Manigault Newman and her book. Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug.
Brennan , Clapper, Comey and the rest, including former assistant deputy attorney general and head of the the Department of Justice's Organized Crime Task Force, Bruce Ohr , need to be brought before a grand jury, indicted, tried convicted and sentenced to many years in the slammer! Still, Trump said Mueller should be allowed to finish a report on potential Russian Federation meddling in the election that Russian Federation has denied.
The federal prosecutors handling the fraud case against Paul Manafort spent two weeks laying out their case before the jury. In the hyper-partisan atmosphere of U.S. He did not indicate he had inside knowledge of their deliberations. In a criminal case, a jury must find a defendant guilty "beyond a reasonable doubt ".
A former Member of Parliament from the Bhartiya Janta Party, the 54-year-old also expressed grief on the demise of former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee . Khan is assured to win, following his party's victory in last month's general elections. Three-time Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was ousted from office in 2017 over corruption allegations.
A Pentagon spokesman said Thursday that the parade originally was being planned for November 10, to honor veterans and to commemorate the centennial of World War I. But a U.S. official told AFP earlier Thursday the planning estimate had now gone as high as US$92 million, though no final figure has been reached.
But his critics considered him the leader of a fanatic movement - a movement partially rooted in European fascism - that sought power by stoking public fears of India's large Muslim minority. Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Haseena on behalf of her government and the people of Bangladesh expressed the sympathy and condolences to the government of India and family of ex-PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee .
The blast, which shattered weeks of relative calm in Kabul , also wounded at least 56, including both male and female students. Meanwhile, Kabul police spokesman Hashmat Stanekzai said the attackers had fired rocket-propelled grenades as well as automatic rifles, and that security forces had held back from assaulting the building where the gunmen had taken position, Reuters reports.
Claiming that Muslim Australians are unable to integrate, he said adherents of Islam " do not work and live on welfare ", and bring the threat of terrorism. " Fraser Anning should not only retract his comments last night but he should also immediately go and visit a Holocaust museum ... and hear first hand from survivors how raw the pain is and hear about and see the destruction and devastation caused by the Nazi killing machine", he told Australian media , according to The Guardian .
Vajpayee again became the Prime Minister in March 1998 but his government fell 13 months later on the floor of the Lok Sabha losing by one vote in the confidence motion after AIADMK headed by the late J.Jayalalithaa withdrew support to the BJP .
Officials said they had a strong reason to believe they know where the bodies of the two girls are located. Before he left for work a few hours later, he took in a last view of his daughters on a baby monitor, he said. He said he became anxious when she did not reply to his text messages later in the morning. 'I came home and it was like I walked into a ghost town.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., the former chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, who sparred with Brennan when he led the CIA, said Trump's decision, "harms our national security and once again shows how petty and thin-skinned President Trump truly is".