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INEC Acknowledges Receipt On The Recall Of Senator Dino Melaye

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The affidavit of urgency deposed to by a litigation secretary in the law firm of Ozekhome, Mr. Usman Salihu, states, "That he has also asked for injunctive relieves restraining the defendant from acting on the said petition". The commission, which acknowledged receipt of the petition, said that decision to begin the process in the constituents' demand was reached at its meeting on Thursday. Read More »

GOP: Special Election Victories Boost Trump's Legislative Agenda

Rice's criticisms have been joined by a couple other Democrats . Democratic critics say it's time to change the party's House leadership, which has been static for over a decade, to make room for fresh voices and a new direction. You see these commercials that tie these candidates to Leader Pelosi week in and week out in the last several months. "They tried it once and it worked", Rice said. Read More »

Ballabhgarh murder accused sent on three-day police remand

One person has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a teenager in a train in Haryana , police said on Saturday. The family of Junaid Khan, who was killed on a moving train over a fight that broke out over seats is still in shock over their loss. Read More »

Yellowstone grizzly to be removed from Endangered Species List

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The 15 months that have passed since then have been used to by federal officials to evaluate states' grizzly management plans and respond to themes of concern generated by 650,000 comments from the public, including wildlife advocates and Native American tribal officials who are staunchly opposed to hunting grizzly bears . Read More »

Judges Rule 'Making a Murderer' Confession Was Improperly Obtained

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A three-judge panel of the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday said " no reasonable court " could have any confidence that Dassey's confession was voluntary. "This is a confession that nobody can have any faith in". The state Justice Department eventually appealed the ruling, and Dassey was kept behind bars. Read More »

Winnipeg man arrested after attempted armed robbery

Officers said the man concealed his face and was armed with a shotgun. The suspect allegedly pointed the gun at the two employees who were on duty, demanded money and fled with nothing after a brief confrontation. the following morning in the area of Selkirk Avenue and Salter Street. The clerk appeared to have scared off the thief and police made the arrest a short time later nearby. Read More »

Trump does not intend to fire investigator Mueller -White House

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If President Trump has "no intention" of firing special counsel Robert Mueller , as the White House insisted last week , he sure has a amusing way of showing it. And his embrace of birtherism, which questioned whether Obama was born in the United States and was eligible to become president, fueled his own political rise. Read More »

More than 100 people feared buried alive in China landslide

Rubble slid 800 metres (half a mile) down a steep slope to block a 2 km stretch of river and 1.6 km of road, official state news agency Xinhua said. Almost 2,000 police, soldiers and civilians were taking part in the rescue. "The whole village is buried, buried", a man is heard saying on a video posted on the website of Sichuan Daily , as his camera pans across earth and rocks at the scene. Read More »

White House sends committee letter about Comey recordings

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Asked point blank if Mueller should recuse himself from the Russian Federation probe, Trump said: "Well, he's very, very good friends with Comey, which is very bothersome". Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway muddied the waters a little on Friday morning when she told CNN that, while Mr Trump "answered definitively" he has made no tapes, "he left open the possibility that they may exist". Read More »

Digital Firm Earns $3.9M from Ossoff's Failed Campaign

Some Democrats in Congress have publicly questioned Pelosi's leadership in the last few days, asking whether she's a drain on the party. Trump himself weighed in over Twitter Thursday morning with digs at Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY. Read More »

The US Joins the Philippines in a Battle Against ISIS

The aircraft is likely providing intelligence on militant targets, and it soared above Philippine helicopters as they fired rockets into the city. "For security reasons, we are not able to discuss specific technical details of USA support for ongoing AFP operations". Read More »

Protests keep Darjeeling on the boil for 10th day

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Seeking immediate intervention of the Union Home Ministry in the matter, the West Bengal government has complained as to why one state was interfering in the affairs of another state. The GJM is an ally of the BJP in the NDA. Earlier, GJM had offered a 12-hour window to the schools in the Darjeeling hills to evacuate their students safely amid the shutdown. Read More »

Rod Rosenstein would only fire special counsel if Trump's request was 'lawful'

In his interview , Ruddy said Trump had interviewed Mueller for the position of Federal Bureau of Investigation director several days before Rosenstein appointed him special counsel. He is the Acting Attorney General in this case. "We did not talk about the Mueller investigation, but I still stand by it was being considered as an option, or at the least, the information I had as of yesterday and again, the president's own attorney had said this". Read More »

Otto Warmbier's death mourned at hometown funeral

U.S. doctors said Mr Warmbier had suffered a severe neurological injury from an unknown cause. Warmbier was accused of trying to steal a propaganda banner while visiting North Korea in 2015 and was later convicted of subversion. He has not spoken. The talks followed what a United States official said on Tuesday were new movements detected by USA spy satellites at North Korea's nuclear test site. Read More »

US Rep. Moulton: 'Time for change' in Democratic Party

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The New York Times reported Wednesday that "Democrats seethed" at the Georgia loss, depicting a party that was taking the loses hard. Democrats threw tens of millions at Jon Ossoff , their 30-year-old newbie candidate, documentary filmmaker and former congressional aide who lives outside of Georgia's Sixth Congressional District. Read More »

Johnny Depp apologizes for Trump assassination joke

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Apparently aware that his joke would be seen as... The comments drew a stern response from the White House , as Depp said he had intended no malice. It's out of control and it's really, really sad. "As a family member and as an American, it's incredibly disappointing". Musicians have also gone after the president, with a Snoop Dogg's video of him shooting a Trump-lookalike clown and Moby putting out a video in which Trump resembles a Nazi-like Iron Man who takes over the world with a ... Read More »

Death toll from trio of Pakistan attacks climbs to 73

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A suicide bomber was involved in the first vehicle bombing near the office of the provincial police chief in the south-western city of Quetta that killed at least 12 people and wounded 20. The bombing took place in front of the Balochistan police inspector general's office at Shuhada Chowk. It also offered condolences to the people and government of Pakistan for the attacks it said sought to upend the country's stability. Read More »

Queensland seals an astonishing come from behind win over NSW

He trampled Josh McGuire in the first half and was close to, if not the best on the field for the Blues . If you're new to rugby league or are just a casual supporter of the sport, then you could do much worse than taking the time to watch the annual best-of-three series between Queensland and New South Wales - State of Origin . Read More »

Conservatives on Twitter hilariously mock Democrats' 'moral victory' in Georgia special election

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I'm a strategic, politically astute leader. "I think I'm worth the trouble", Pelosi said at her weekly briefing with reporters on Thursday at the Capitol. Massachusetts Democratic Rep. Seth Moulton echoed Rice's complaints in an interview with CNN's Jake Tapper, this is certainly something that we have to discuss because it's clear that, I think, across the board in the Democratic Party we need new leadership. Read More »

Damascus won't let 'enemies' benefit from de-escalation zones-minister

Earlier in May, the same warships fired four cruise missiles that hit combat vehicles and militants outside the Syrian city of Palmyra. Russian Federation is one of the strongest backers of Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime and has been carrying out airstrikes in the country since September 2015. Read More »

18 killed, 70 injured in twin Parachinar blast

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The blasts were in a market and went off within three minutes of each other, senior government official Wazir Khan Wazir said. The second explosion occurred as people rushed to rescue and assist those wounded in the first explosion. The bombing came ahead of the Muslim holiday of Eid-al-Fitr, which follows the holy month of Ramadan, expected to end this weekend. The third major attack to rock Parachinar this year, the blasts struck hours before iftar, when the streets are often crowded ... Read More »