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China to ban some petroleum exports to North Korea

China to ban some petroleum exports to North Korea

But they're also not ruling it out given the North's increasing number of nuclear and missile tests. "They want to shut us all up for doubting they could build it". "It would be surprising to me if it's (the Juche bird) their lead-off hitter now", he said, borrowing from a baseball term. "Would we really start a war over such an act?" "The quake is small enough to suspect that it could have been caused by a tunnel collapse, and satellite data shows there have been many landslides in the area ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Police rescue four men who were 'unable to walk due to cannabis'

Police rescue four men who were 'unable to walk due to cannabis'

Police received a 999 call at 6.35pm yesterday that the four - understood to be from the Greater Manchester area and in their twenties - had run into difficulty on Scafell Pike, England's highest mountain. Today a statement from the force confirmed that the party of four had to be rescued from Scafell Pike. The Wasdale Mountain rescue were deployed to assist the men from the top of the mountain. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dam failing as scope of Puerto Rico disaster becomes clear

Army Corps of Engineers database. The death toll in Puerto Rico stood at six but was likely to rise. "Hysteria is starting to spread". The storm may have caused an estimated $45 billion in damage and lost economic activity across the Caribbean , with at least $30 billion of that in Puerto Rico, said Chuck Watson, a disaster modeler at Enki Research in Savannah, Georgia. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iran tests new ballistic missile with 2000km-range

Iran tests new ballistic missile with 2000km-range

Iran says it has successfully tested a new-medium range missile, in defiance of US President Donald Trump . He also linked the action to recent aggressive moves by North Korea. Britain voiced concerns about the latest test. The time or location of the test was not mentioned in the report. "Call on Iran to halt provocative acts", British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson wrote on Twitter. Consulte Mais Informação

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US strikes Islamic State camp in Libya; 17 dead: US Africa Command

US strikes Islamic State camp in Libya; 17 dead: US Africa Command

In a statement Sunday, U.S. Africa Command says that in coordination with Libya's internationally recognized Tripoli-based government, it struck a camp on Friday some 150 miles southeast of the coastal city of Sirte. The US statement said 17 IS militants were killed and three vehicles were destroyed in Friday's strikes. "The United States will track and hunt these terrorists, degrade their capabilities and disrupt their planning and operations by all appropriate, lawful, and proportional ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Official says at 8 wounded in Tennessee church shooting

Official says at 8 wounded in Tennessee church shooting

Tennesse police said it received multiple calls from people saying they heard multiple shots at the Church. The victims were taken to Vanderbilt Medical Center, according to Joseph Pleasant, a spokesman for the Nashville fire department. "The majority are older adults", the fire department said in a statement. The shooter is among those wounded, the fire department says . However, their condition was not immediately known. Consulte Mais Informação

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Morreu D. Manuel Martins, o

Morreu D. Manuel Martins, o "bispo vermelho"

Manuel Martins chegou a ser conhecido por "bispo vermelho" , durante a crise dos anos 1980, pelas denúncias que fez de situações de pobreza e de fome na região. Manuel Martins foi o primeiro bispo de Setúbal, nomeado em 1975. Foi presidente da comissão episcopal da Ação Social e Caritativa e da Comissão Episcopal das Migrações e Turismo, e da secção portuguesa da Pax Christi. Consulte Mais Informação

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Merkel obtém quarto mandato como chanceler da Alemanha

Merkel obtém quarto mandato como chanceler da Alemanha

Durante a campanha, o AfD acusou a chefe de Estado de "traição" por abrir as portas em 2015 a centenas de milhares de requerentes de asilo, principalmente muçulmanos, e garantiu, entre outras coisas, que a Alemanha se tornou "um paraíso para criminosos e terroristas de todo o mundo".O partido de extrema-direita conseguiu conquistar importantes votos no final da campanha, apesar de uma radicalização de seu discurso, defendendo, inclusive, os actos dos soldados alemães na Segunda Guerra Mundial. Consulte Mais Informação

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Otávio mais perto da recuperação — FC Porto

Na sessão de treino deste domingo, no Olival, Otávio manteve trabalho limitado e o médio português André André prosseguiu o tratamento à entorse no tornozelo esquerdo, completada com trabalho de ginásio. Mais tarde, pelas 16h45 (de Portugal continental), realiza-se a conferência de imprensa de antevisão do encontro, com a presença de Sérgio Conceição e de um jogador. Consulte Mais Informação

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Voices get louder demanding CBI inquiry in Jayalalithaa's death

Voices get louder demanding CBI inquiry in Jayalalithaa's death

The media was never allowed to interview or take photographs of Jayalalithaa and only people close to her were allowed to visit the hospital where she was getting treatment. The revelations by Minister Srinivasan demolishes all such statements. Refuting the allegations made by Srinivasan, Sasikala nephew TTV Dhinakaran said that the minister was telling lies for power and money. Consulte Mais Informação

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White House looks to expand Trump travel ban

White House looks to expand Trump travel ban

The US government can replace the decree of the President Donald trump on migration bans on more specific and advanced limitations . The officials refused to identify the countries or give a number. The administration's stated reason was national security: the need to ensure the six countries have adequate vetting procedures for travelers, to prevent terrorists from entering the country. Consulte Mais Informação

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Body of rabbi pulled from Mexico's quake rubble

Body of rabbi pulled from Mexico's quake rubble

The volunteers worked through the Jewish new year on Wednesday night and Thursday after receiving religious guidance from Mexico's chief rabbi, Shlomo Tawil. The IDF chief rabbi gave the group permission to travel on Rosh Hashanah, the Times of Israel reported. Gali Cohen, a representative of the Strategic Cooperation Division of the National Emergency Authority and Home Front Command told Tazpit Press Service (TPS) the delegation would be comprised mainly of "engineers and other ... Consulte Mais Informação

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China cuts off North Korea's oil supply as sweeping sanctions kick in

China cuts off North Korea's oil supply as sweeping sanctions kick in

Last month, the USA announced sanctions against five Chinese companies and one individual, two Singapore-based companies and three Russian citizens, which it accused of supporting North Korea's nuclear weapons programme. During his address on the U.N. floor this week, President Trump, who has recently derided Kim as " Rocket Man ", threatened to annihilate North Korea if the United States were forced to retaliate in self-defense. Consulte Mais Informação

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