Russia's Mayak Nuclear Plant Denies Involvement In Mysterious Radioactive Cloud

In a press statement issued today, Mayak said it was not the source of the excess concentration of ruthenium-106, and officials in Chelyabinsk, the nearest large city, said they would have been ordered to evacuate if radiation levels were risky, The Moscow Times reports .

Gujarat Assembly Elections: Hardik Patel To Lend Support To Congress Party

Sagar Savalia, who ran the "Vikas Gando Thayo Chhe" (development has gone crazy) campaign against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Gujarat, attacked Hardik Patel for diverting his attention from Patidar reservation to electoral politics.

Lebanon's Hariri holds talks with Egypt President Sisi in Cairo

Saad Hariri had unexpectedly resigned as Prime Minister from Saudi Arabia resulting in a political crisis in the region. Hariri arrived at Cairo International Airport, where he was received by Egypt's health minister, Lebanese ambassador to Cairo and Egypt's ambassador to Beirut, his press office said.

Trump's sickening decision to stand by Roy Moore

The Republican National Committee and the National Republican Senatorial Committee have pulled their support for Mr Moore's campaign ahead of the December 12 special election to fill the seat once held by Republican Jeff Sessions, now the United States attorney general.

Tsunami Warning After Massive Earthquake Near Vanuatu And New Caledonia

There has been a cluster of quakes in the area between magitude 6.4 and 7 in the past 24 hours. The quake struck the Loyalty Islands on Monday about 11.45am (NZT) at a depth of about 25km. At the time of agency said small tsunami waves were observed in New Caledonia perhaps, the danger had largely passed away. "Tsunami waves reaching 0.3 to 1 metres above the tide level are possible for some coasts of New Caledonia".

Arab League delivers harsh criticism of Iran, little action

They warned Iran not to interfere in the internal affairs of the region and stressed that Tehran should halt its support for Houthi rebels and Hezbollah in Lebanon. Lebanese foreign minister Gebran Bassil -a member of the Hizbollah-allied Free Patriotic Movement and the Lebanese president's son-in-law - did not attend the Cairo meeting.

Saudi Arabia seeks to ratchet up pressure against Iran

Israel's military chief has given an "unprecedented" interview to a Saudi newspaper underlining the ways in which the two countries could unite to counter Iran's influence in the region. However, Eisenkot warned that local flare-ups could "lead to a broad strategic conflict". In an interview with the Saudi electronic newspaper Elaph (considered the first independent publication of the Kingdom) published on Thursday, November 16, the Israeli commander pointed to the joint threat to ...

Couple at odds with Texas sheriff over anti-Trump sticker

He asked for tips on the identity of the truck's owner and said he would "like to discuss it" with the owner. Nehls said a prosecutor already told him she could charge the driver with disorderly conduct, which Texas defines as using "abusive, indecent, profane, or vulgar language in a public place, and the language by its very utterance tends to incite an immediate breach of the peace".

UNSC to vote on Syria chem gas attacks probe

The measure could face a veto from Russian Federation, which is pushing a rival resolution opposed by the USA and other Security Council members. The mandate of the current investigative mission expires on Thursday. French Ambassador Francois Delattre urged council members to "please think twice before throwing it away, because this would be a major setback for the fundamentals of our common security".

Qualcomm draws up plans to rebuff Broadcom's $103 billion offer

If Broadcom makes a hostile bid, Qualcomm's governance rules would allow the rival to submit its own slate for the entire 11-member board by the December 8 nomination deadline. Broadcom has also been deliberating the possibility of raising its bid for Qualcomm, including through more debt financing, some of the sources said, although it was not clear when Broadcom would choose to make such a move.

The President Of The Philippines Sang A Love Song For Donald Trump

Trump said his trip had resulted in at least $300 billion, possibly triple that figure, of deals being agreed. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will tell the Philippine president there have been too many killings in his war against drugs. More than 3,900 pushers and users have been killed in the war on drugs that Duterte declared when he took office past year. Trump has previously praised Duterte's handling of his nation's drug problems.

5 dead in series of shootings that ended at California elementary school

Investigators have recovered a semi-automatic rifle and two handguns. "I don't know any information at this time about any of the victims at the school". Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston said that around one hundred law enforcement personnel were investigating five separate scenes relating to the incident.

Justice Department to Consider Special Counsel for Uranium One Deal

And he said that though he did not initially recall a March 2016 conversation with Papadopoulos, he now believes after seeing media reports about it that he told Papadopoulos that he was not authorized to represent the Trump campaign with the Russian government or any other foreign government.

Chance Of Rain, Snow - Or Both - Monday, Weather Service Says

A strong but dry front will move through early in the weekend dropping weekend highs into the 60s, and bringing chilly lows that may return to the 30s and 40s. The timing amounts and all the details will be ironed out in the coming days. Monday: Cloudy with a few afternoon showers then a steadier rain for the commute home.

Natural disaster of 7.3 magnitude hits Iraq: USGS

Anadolu Agency reporter Salih Bilici said 10 people have been hospitalized in Irbil. The centre was reported by the USGS to be in the southeast of Iraq's Sulaymaniya province, close to the Iranian border. It was so strong that it was felt in various cities in Western Iran and even Tehran, and also in the neighbouring countries, particularly Kuwait. Iranian social media was abuzz with posts of people evacuating their homes, especially from the cities of Ghasr-e Shirin and Kermanshah.

Donald Trump feels insulted being called 'old' by Kim Jong Un

Asked at news conference with Vietnam's president later Sunday if he could become friends with the North Korean leader, Trump replied it "might be a odd thing to happen but it's certainly a possibility". Trump's visit to Beijing last week Xi reiterated that China would strive for the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula but offered no hint it would change tack on North Korea, with which it fought side by side in the 1950-53 Korean war against USA -led forces.

At least 16 dead after boat capsizes in Andhra Pradesh

The police had also informed that nine people had drowned in Vaishali. Andhra Pradesh DGP Sambha Shiva Rao confirmed recovery of 16 bodies so far in the tragic incident. On the other hand, Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu is closely monitoring the rescue and search operations. China Rajappa, who was supervising rescue operations at the accident spot, announced an ex-gratia payment of Rs 5 lakh each to the kin of the deceased.

Cohoes marks Veterans Day with park dedication

Stephen Doyle, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 832 South Portland; Capt. Michael Baroody of the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Northern New England; Mayor Patricia Smith and City Clerk Emily Scully. This year's parade route begins at the Hardin County Courthouse and ends in front of Savannah City Hall at Hanna Boulevard. Allegan General Hospital is kicking off Veterans Day weekend on Friday, Nov.

Three US aircraft carriers set for joint drill near Korea

South Korean military said it's the first time since 2007 that the three battle groups of the USS Ronald Reagan , the Theodore Roosevelt and the Nimitz have operated together in the Western Pacific . The Reagan participated in the 2006 exercises, the Nimitz in 2007. Three nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and 11 Aegis ships from the U.S. Navy, as well as seven warships - including two Aegis destroyers - will be mobilized in the drills staged in the Korean Theater of Operations (KTO).

SC hear plea for probe into medical admission scam

The CBI said Rs 2 crores was recovered during the raids. "This despite having a direct conflict of interest", Prashant Bhushan tweeted, after the CJI upturned Justice Chelameswar's order. Mr. Luthra asked at the top of his voice "your lordship what do you know about me. He should have decided", said Justice Sikri. In its order, the bench reiterated the sole authority of the Chief Justice as the master of the judges roster, which means he alone had the right to decide on the forum of a bench.

Texas shooting: Gunman 'escaped mental hospital in 2012'

The report, obtained by KPRC in Houston, also reveals that he made death threats against his military superiors and was trying to smuggle weapons onto base. Representative Mac Thornberry of Texas said in a statement that the air force should not be left to self-police after the incident, reported Reuters .

TTV Dinakaran: Centre can't harm us by conducting IT raids

The Income Tax department on Thursday conducted raids at the office of Jaya TV channel in Chennai in connection with alleged tax evasion. Clarifying that raid was not conducted at his Chennai house, he said searches were on at his farmhouse in Puducherry and other places.

Historic wins for LGBTQ, minority candidates in U.S. election races

Roem, who couldn't immediately be reached for an interview Tuesday night, openly discussed her gender identity during her campaign, but it was far from her focus. On the campaign trail, Marshall and other Republicans repeatedly misidentified Roem's gender. Roem is a career journalist who worked for years at the Gainesville Times ; she provides vocals for the thrash metal band Cab Ride Home .

DHS ends protected immigration status for Nicaraguans, extends for Hondurans

Delgado. On Monday, the Trump administration announced that the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program for Nicaraguan immigrants will end in January 2019 - meaning the approximately 2,500 Nicaraguans legally in the United States will have 14 months to find another way to remain in the country or go back to Nicaragua .

Manus Island: Turnbull declines New Zealand refugee offer

Turnbull held bilateral talks with New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern at Kirribilli House in Sydney this morning. New Zealand first said it would take 150 of the asylum seekers in 2013, but the offer has been repeatedly rejected by Australia , the BBC reported.

Paul Ryan Says Congress Will Not Interfere With Robert Mueller's Russia Investigation

The NBC report said lawyers for Flynn and his son, Michael G Flynn, who worked with his father, declined to comment. It seems some in Washington weren't surprised by reports signaling Trump's former national security adviser may be the next person to face charges in Mueller's prove.

Both Bush presidents bash 'blowhard' Donald Trump as unfit for the presidency

And I'm not too excited about him being a leader". The elder Bush went on to say that he believed Trump was motivated by "a certain ego" that would ultimately be damaging to the Republican party and the country". George W. Bush told Updegrove that he was surprised Trump won the nomination and presidency. Trump stood for rudeness, worldwide isolationism and weak leadership in the eyes of the Bushes, according to Updegrove - reservations echoed by many establishment Republicans.

It's Time To Turn Back The Clocks

Some clocks still need to be manually adjusted, some computer systems need additional monitoring, and of course there are the endless mix-ups that arise from time changes. How can the transition be eased for minimal effect? At least it beats losing an hour in the spring? Many mainstream devices these days, from smartphones to computers, are programed to automatically adjust their clocks to accomidate daylight saving.

MoUs worth ₹68000 crore inked on day one at World Food India

He said simple, home-based techniques, such as fermentation, have resulted in the creation of pickles, papads , chutneys and murabbas . "Our farmers, who we respectfully call our annadata , are central to our efforts in food processing", Modi added.

Kushner hands over key documents to Mueller in Russian Federation probe

Jared Kushner sent to Mueller documents related to the firing of former FBI Director James Comey , CNN said citing sources familiar with the matter on Thursday. The White House didn't respond to Vanity Fair's request for comment. "The walls are closing in", one senior Republican close to the White House told the "New York Post".