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'Suspected' Al Qaeda recruit from Kerala killed in Syria 'Suspected' Al Qaeda recruit from Kerala killed in Syria
- Мая 02, 2017

Later, he posted on Facebook that he had joined the terror outfit. One of his relatives in Qatar got a message on social media informing him about Abu Tahir's death. Tahir had worked as a journalist in Palakkad with a Malayalam daily before he went to Qatar as an accountant. Soon after that, his relatives received word that he had gone to Mecca to perform umrah (pilgrimage). (more...)
Facing deadline, most Wisconsin dairy farms find new buyer Facing deadline, most Wisconsin dairy farms find new buyer
- Мая 02, 2017

We have more milk than we can process", said Howrigan. What more does the USA dairy industry want? Supply management is about ensuring we produce what Canadians need for dairy, poultry and eggs. While Wisconsin farmers scramble to find a buyer for their milk after the recent pullout by Grassland Dairy, dairy farms in Minnesota affected by the change have found a new buyer in Agropur Inc., which has agreed to add their milk to its production lines. (more...)
Moderates Balk At Undermining Coverage For Those With Preexisting Conditions Moderates Balk At Undermining Coverage For Those With Preexisting Conditions
- Мая 02, 2017

Collins said a floor vote wouldn't happen until after Congress passes a spending bill. There are 50-ish members of the Tuesday Group. "Now, the Tuesday Group has the hot potato", said Rep. "They are both right positions, and my amendment was just meant to bridge the divide between those two". " Many of us ran on the platform of making sure that the pre-existing-condition issue remained as is, and I certainly ran on that", said Rep. (more...)
Australia follows United States over India-leaning visa programme Australia follows United States over India-leaning visa programme
- Мая 02, 2017

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, on Tuesday, announced abolition of its visa programme called 457 which allowed businesses to hire foreign workers for a period of up to four years . Australia also moved this week to tighten visa rules. The list of 650 occupation classifications that qualify for a temporary visa will be reduced by 200. (more...)
Door To Door Inquiries In Cork Following Discovery Of Body Door To Door Inquiries In Cork Following Discovery Of Body
- Мая 02, 2017

The 22 year old woman, who is from Cork, was discovered in the premises off Sheares Street in Cork city centre early this morning. Paramedics found her in an upstairs room in the building, and she was pronounced dead a short time later. (more...)
Flynn under defense investigation over foreign payment Flynn under defense investigation over foreign payment
- Мая 02, 2017

The DIA letter backs up another sent earlier in the month by the Inspector General of the Defense Department. He refused to say whether Trump, knowing what he knows now, regretted bringing Flynn aboard. Flynn's security clearance at the time, though, would have been granted by career civil servants, not political appointees in the Obama administration. (more...)
Turks, Kurds clash along northeast Syria border: monitor Turks, Kurds clash along northeast Syria border: monitor
- Мая 02, 2017

Ankara considers the YPG a " terrorist " organisation because of its links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), and vowed on Tuesday to continue acting against such groups. Dorrian, spokesman for the USA operations against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria , said the US troops were about six miles, or 10 kilometers, from the strikes. (more...)
Netanyahu Cancels Meeting with German FM on Principle Netanyahu Cancels Meeting with German FM on Principle
- Мая 01, 2017

In Brussels, the Group of Socialists and Social Democrats in the European Parliament (S&D) deplored Netanyahu's decision to cancel the meeting. Gabriel is scheduled to visit the Palestinian Authority and Jordan following his trip to Israel. (more...)
Scientists rally on National Mall for Earth Day, March for Science Scientists rally on National Mall for Earth Day, March for Science
- Мая 01, 2017

Organizers said the event, planned for hundreds of cities in the USA and around the world, would remain non-partisan, though some participants view the march as a way to challenge cuts proposed by the Trump administration that target science programs. (more...)
Arkansas enacts first double execution in 17 years Arkansas enacts first double execution in 17 years
- Мая 01, 2017

In recent pleadings before state and federal courts, the inmates said the three drugs Arkansas uses to execute prisoners could be ineffective due to their poor health. His chest stopped moving two minutes after a consciousness check. The state carried one other execution last week and it has a final one planned for Thursday. (more...)
Taliban Attack: Afghan defence chiefs quit Taliban Attack: Afghan defence chiefs quit
- Мая 01, 2017

The attack in the capital Mazar-e-Sharif of the northern Balkh province is seen as the Taliban's biggest military assault in terms of casualties, and worst setback for the nascent ANA. The U.S. military has repeatedly shown concern over thousands of "ghost soldiers" in the Afghan army, meaning personnel who do not exist but their salaries are being drawn. (more...)
Donald Trump warns North Korea's missiles will get better Donald Trump warns North Korea's missiles will get better
- Мая 01, 2017

National Security Adviser Gen. H. R. McMaster told Fox News that his government respects the current deal on THAAD until "any renegotiation". "The council has repeatedly warned that it will take "further significant measures, including sanctions" in the case of future provocations", he said. (more...)
Missing hunter's body found Missing hunter's body found
- Мая 01, 2017

According to RCMP's K Division, Ladouceur's body was discovered Sunday afternoon in the Rocher River near Fort Chipewyan. Andrew Ladouceur and Keith Marten, both members of the Ranger Patrol, have not been located. The Mounties say the entire community of Fort Chipewyan has been "instrumental" in assisting in the search efforts. "It's not just one straight river". (more...)
North Korean missile test failed, United States military says North Korean missile test failed, United States military says
- Мая 01, 2017

Tensions on the Korean peninsula have been running sky-high for weeks, with signs that the North might be preparing a long-range missile launch or a sixth nuclear test - and with Washington refusing to rule out a military strike in response. (more...)
U.S. carrier Carl Vinson sails into Sea of Japan, conducts drill U.S. carrier Carl Vinson sails into Sea of Japan, conducts drill
- Мая 01, 2017

But signaling that military action remains possible, Thornton told an event hosted by the Foundation for Defense of Democracies - a Washington think tank that has advocated tougher US policies on Iran and North Korea - that the administration treats North Korea as its primary security challenge and is serious that "all options are on the table". (more...)
Another Impotent North Korea Missile Test by a Defiant Kim Jong Another Impotent North Korea Missile Test by a Defiant Kim Jong
- Мая 01, 2017

The Trump administration could respond to North Korea's latest failed missile test by speeding up its plans for new US sanctions against Pyongyang, including possible measures against specific North Korean and Chinese entities, a USA official told Reuters on Friday. (more...)
North Korea threatens to sink United States aircraft carrier with single strike North Korea threatens to sink United States aircraft carrier with single strike
- Мая 01, 2017

In a series of editorials the Rodong Sinmun newspaper - the official mouthpiece of the ruling Workers' Party - said the North's forces were undeterred and called the USA strike group's imminent arrival "undisguised military blackmail". The United States is also strengthening its reinforcements ahead of April 25, when North Korea is expected to celebrate the anniversary of the founding of the Korean People's Army. (more...)
Israel intercepts incoming 'target' from Syria using Patriot missile Israel intercepts incoming 'target' from Syria using Patriot missile
- Мая 01, 2017

Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad accused Israel of "supporting terrorists" after the Wednesday strike. The outskirts of Syria's capital were rocked in the early hours on Thursday by what is now reported to have been an air strike conducted by the Israeli Air Force on a compound located on the southwestern edge of Damascus International Airport. (more...)
The Duchess of Cambridge praises 'brilliant' Prince Harry The Duchess of Cambridge praises 'brilliant' Prince Harry
- Мая 01, 2017

Prince William and Harry have admitted that they didn't speak to each other enough about their feelings following the death of their mother, Princess Diana. "Someone has to be courageous enough to take the lead and force that conversation". He was praised by the Duchess, who described him as "brilliant" for revealing in an interview with the Daily Telegraph that he spent almost 20 years "not thinking" about the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, and eventually got help after two years of ... (more...)
Former President George H.W. Bush back in hospital with pneumonia
- Мая 01, 2017

Earlier this month, Bush had a visit with former President Bill Clinton, who brought him a colorful pair of socks. "My doctor says if I sit outside in January, it likely will put me six feet under". In July 2015, he broke a bone in his neck in a fall at the family home in Maine. Of course, as Radar previously reported, Bush has been confined to a wheelchair due to a battle with the disease vascular Parkinsonism. (more...)

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