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by | April 22, 2021 | 11:23

Sharing further details on the law and order situation in the country, he said that there were threats for such an attack in Quetta , Peshawar, Karachi, Islamabad and Rawalpindi. Balochistan Inspector General Muhammad Tahir Rai told the media that neither the Chinese ambassador nor other members of any foreign delegation were staying at the hotel when the blast occurred.

by | April 22, 2021 | 00:42

The navy and the national search and rescue agency have dispatched five submarines and other vessels to continue the search for the missing submarine. Indonesia's new Air Force Chief of Staff Air Marshall Hadi Tjahjanto said the submarine was involved in a training exercise. The German-built submarine, which has been in service since the early 1980s, was rehearsing for a missile-firing exercise that was to take place on Thursday.

by | April 20, 2021 | 18:38

Russia's prison service on Monday insisted his condition was "satisfactory", despite moving him to the medical facility, and said he was taking vitamin supplements as part of medical treatment. A lawyer, permitted a short visit on Monday, reported Mr. Navalny has still not received proper medical attention and is continuing the hunger strike.

by | April 20, 2021 | 04:38

Premier Doug Ford says any delays in vaccine shipments to Ontario right now would be devastating as the Province battles the third wave of the pandemic. Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath said her party's MPPs will refuse to cooperate until the government has "reversed its unsafe police-state orders in their entirety" and replaced them with public health measures to stop COVID-19.

by | April 19, 2021 | 23:34

The solar-powered whirligig's debut on the Red Planet marked a 21-century Wright Brothers moment for NASA , which said success could pave the way for new modes of exploration on Mars and other destinations in the solar system, such as Venus and Saturn's moon Titan.

by | April 19, 2021 | 15:57

They identified him as Stephen Broderick , 41, a former deputy with the Travis County Sheriff's Office. A sheriff's detective by the name Stephen Broderick , then 40, was arrested past year for allegedly sexually assaulting a child. Austin Police said around 1:30PM that the suspect remains at large. Police urged residents to avoid the area. Broderick's wife filed for divorce and a protective order after his arrest, the Statesman first reported, citing court documents.

by | April 18, 2021 | 15:52

The statement came after a meeting between Chinese climate envoy Xie Zhenhua and his USA counterpart, John Kerry, in Shanghai on Thursday and Friday, China's environment ministry said. The US and China remain "firmly committed" to working together and with other countries to strengthen the implementation of the Paris Agreement, the statement said .

by | April 16, 2021 | 19:39

David Fowler . Bystander video of Mr Floyd gasping that he couldn't breathe triggered worldwide protests. Chauvin is on trial on charges of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in connection with the May 25, 2020, death of Floyd, a 46-year-old Black man.

by | April 16, 2021 | 01:38

Also Thursday, U.S. government agencies issued an alert aimed at the private sector, saying that the SVR was exploiting five vulnerabilities to target U.S. Biden told reporters that he had relayed his stance to Russian President Vladimir Putin , informing the world leader that the United States "could have gone further but I chose not to do so, I chose to be proportionate".

by | April 15, 2021 | 06:34

On the Tuesday call, the leaders also "discussed a number of regional and global issues, including the intent of the United States and Russian Federation to pursue a strategic stability dialogue on a range of arms control and emerging security issues, building on the extension of the New START Treaty", the White House said.

by | April 14, 2021 | 04:34

The Taliban controls about 40 per cent of Afghanistan , according to Afghan defence officials. "It's going to be hard to meet the May 1 deadline", Mr Biden said in late March. The 24 April - 4 May conference will aim to lead to "a roadmap to a future political settlement and an end to the conflict", the Turkish foreign ministry said in a statement.

by | April 13, 2021 | 20:53

There are now 368 people in hospital, an increase of 50 patients from last week, and 121 people in intensive care, an increase 25 patients. Henry said health officials would continue targeting hard-hit communities for mass vaccination - as was done in Prince Rupert and is being done in Whistler.

by | April 12, 2021 | 12:56

The mother of Daunte Wright , a 20-year-old Black man , told a crowd earlier Sunday evening that he called her to say he had been pulled over by police, local media reported . She told the StarTribune her son's body had been left on the ground by officers, saying: "Nobody will tell us anything". Tim Walz tweeted he was praying for Wright's family "as our state mourns another life of a Black man taken by law enforcement".

by | April 11, 2021 | 13:36

He pulled out, reimposed the sanctions that were lifted, and brought in many more. Israel has always been critical of the deal that it sees as putting a temporary cap on Iranian nuclear capabilities that would pave the way to Tehran producing bombs in the long run.

by | April 07, 2021 | 19:33

However, the average expenditure of an worldwide Australian tourist was US$3,274 in the same year, showing how much value has been lost for New Zealand's tourism sector since the closing of its borders. And, if there are multiple cases of unknown origin in a state, NZ will likely suspend flights for a set period of time. New Zealand's Prime Minister has been lauded for her efforts towards controlling the spread of the virus, which seems to have paid off.

by | April 06, 2021 | 19:54

More than 31.6 million people in the United Kingdom have had a first vaccine dose. "In my opinion, we can say it now, it is clear there is a link with the vaccine", said the EMA's head of vaccines Marco Cavaleri in an interview with Italy's Il Messaggero newspaper.

by | April 06, 2021 | 19:38

Roy Blunt , the chairman of the Senate Republican Policy Committee, implored Democrats to focus on the traditional pillars of infrastructure - "roads, bridges, ports and airports" - and not the more expansive spending Biden envisions to create jobs, fight climate change and stand up to a rising China.

by | April 04, 2021 | 18:22

But Major General Yousef Huneiti did say that Prince Hamza bin Al-Hussein was asked to stop "movements and activities that are used to target" the security and stability of Jordan . Ned Price, a spokesman for the US State Department, said: "We are closely following the reports and are in touch with Jordanian officials". King Abdullah dismissed Prince Hamza as heir to the throne in 2004 in a move that consolidated his power.

by | April 04, 2021 | 08:20

The US Capitol Police identified the slain officer as William "Billy" Evans, an 18-year veteran of the force. The attack comes as the Washington region remains on edge almost three months after a mob of armed insurrectionists stormed the Capitol as Congress was voting to certify Joe Biden's presidential win.

by | April 03, 2021 | 20:36

Fully vaccinated people can travel within the United States, and COVID-19 testing or post-travel self-quarantine are not required as long as they continue to take COVID-19 precautions while traveling - wearing a mask, avoiding crowds, socially distancing, and washing hands frequently, according to the CDC.

by | April 03, 2021 | 09:20

The head of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has said that there is "no evidence" to support restricting the use of the AstraZeneca vaccine in any population. An AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine is prepared at the local vaccination centre as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues in Hagen, Germany, on March 19, 2021.

by | April 01, 2021 | 23:59

Osama Rabie , the CEO of the Suez Canal Authority, revealed the estimate in an interview with Egyptian TV station Sada El-Balad TV on Wednesday night, two days after crews freed the 400-meter-long Ever Given from the vital waterway. However, Evergreen Marine Corp. - the Taiwanese firm that chartered the Ever Given and whose name was plastered on the boat's hull - reportedly doesn't expect to foot the bill and denied responsibility for delays for the cargo it was carrying.

by | April 01, 2021 | 05:46

For the first time in the COVID-19 pandemic, B.C. has recorded more than 1,000 daily cases, hitting 1,013 in the last 24 hours, pushing the provincial total to 100,048. "The risk for all of us is too great, which means any of our usual travel and holiday weekend gatherings need to be put on hold this year", they said.

by | March 31, 2021 | 06:42

The New York Times on Tuesday reported that the U.S. Department of Justice has been investigating whether Rep. Matt Gaetz , now 38, a Florida Republican and staunch supporter of former President Donald Trump , paid a 17-year-old girl to travel with him while the pair was engaged in a sexual relationship.

by | March 30, 2021 | 18:20

NSW remains at zero new cases despite local exposure to the coronavirus at the party in Byron Bay. Canberrans have also been told to cancel any trips to Brisbane , but Health Minister Rachel Stephen-Smith said it is still possible to travel to other locations in the state, although she warned Canberrans that restrictions could change suddenly.