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by | October 21, 2018 | 19:39

The train, a high-speed Puyuma Express 6432 service, was travelling between Taipei and the eastern coastal county of Taitung. Some passengers were crushed to death, Ministry of National Defence spokesman Chen Chung-chi said. Several passengers, who appeared to suffer minor injuries, were carried out from a deformed auto by local villagers before rescuers arrived, the video showed.

by | October 21, 2018 | 19:31

The diplomat called on Hamas and other groups to "immediately" halt all "provocations and attacks" and to stop all violence along the border, while adding that Israel must facilitate access of goods and people to Gaza and ensure that its security forces are acting with maximum restraint.

by | October 21, 2018 | 17:50

The budget drew stinging criticism from the EU's top economic affairs officials, who penned a letter to Rome describing its plans as "unprecedented" and warning that Brussels does not rule out rejecting the entire budget. Bonds plunged Thursday as the European Union's executive body dispatched a letter to the Italian government requesting changes to its draft budget plan by October 22.

by | October 21, 2018 | 13:11

Last year IIHS also investigated the correlation between weed and the road and found that Colorado, Washington, and OR had three per cent more crashes than it did prior to marijuana legalization. The institute acknowledges determining whether someone is impaired by marijuana use in the case of a auto accident is hard. There are numerous campaigns taking place across the United States this election season to further legalize recreational use, too.

by | October 21, 2018 | 12:33

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis is set to meet his Chinese counterpart Thursday after earlier talks were scrapped amid soaring tensions between the nuclear powers over trade tariffs and sanctions. Some observers even went as far as saying that it will only take a small incident to spark a global war between the two superpowers. U.S. officials have long expressed dismay at China's construction of industrial outposts and military facilities on artificial islands in the South China Sea but have ...

by | October 21, 2018 | 07:50

The Senate has a clear choice to make: It can stand with victims and survivors of sexual abuse and vote yes on these reforms. "Today, Poulson is being held accountable and facing justice for his crimes". Officials at six of Pennsylvania's eight dioceses - Philadelphia , Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Scranton and Harrisburg - have confirmed to NPR that they have recently received and are now complying with federal subpoenas for information.

by | October 21, 2018 | 07:46

The removal, according to Gothamist , will cost the building an estimated $23,000, on top of what has been reported as over $200,000 in legal fees for the residents spent fighting the Trump Organization . "We encourage everyone to move forward and respect the will of the community". Another posted: 'Arguably, at one time the Trump name may have contributed something to the value of our apartments'.

by | October 21, 2018 | 07:10

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has admitted the Liberal Party is likely to lose the Wentworth by-election following community anger over Malcolm Turnbull 's axing. In a stinging backlash from the electorate after the fourth toppling of an Australian leader by internal party vote in just eight years, a swing of more than 20 percent against the sitting Liberals propelled independent candidate Kerryn Phelps to a decisive victory.

by | October 21, 2018 | 07:10

He said he would speak with the crown prince. "The United States acknowledges the announcement from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that its investigation into the fate of Jamal Khashoggi is progressing and that it has taken action against the suspects it has identified thus far".

by | October 21, 2018 | 06:57

Harry also spoke about the Invictus Games , a paralympic-style sporting event recognising defence veterans, which he founded in 2014 . In a speech at the Opening Ceremony outside the Sydney Opera House, Harry said those taking part had turned the games into a "symbol of.

by | October 21, 2018 | 06:10

Amritsar: The man who played the character of demon king Ravana at the Ram Leela at Joda Phatak was among those killed in the train accident. "Lot of students were gathered here, and we can see so many unknown bodies lying around and there is not even enough light here even now", one person on the scene told a local channel.

by | October 21, 2018 | 03:30

The remarks came in a meeting with South Korean president Moon Jae-in, who paid a courtesy call on the pope to deliver a verbal invitation from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for the pope to visit Pyongyang . The South Korean president's private audience with the pope lasted 35 minutes and included an exchange of gifts. The thorns, Moon explained, "are the sufferings of the Korean people".

by | October 21, 2018 | 03:03

The police in Detroit city of MI in the United States on Friday found remains of 63 infants and foetuses in a funeral home. More than 60 human foetuses have been found stashed in cardboard boxes and freezers at funeral home in MI. And now - the possible formation of a taskforce to investigate possible criminal charges. Officers made the "deeply disturbing" discovery in Detroit on Friday, with some of the bodies having dates of death as far back as 2015.

by | October 21, 2018 | 02:22

Mexican authorities have met and spoken with the migrants , telling them 100 would be allowed through each day to be processed. Hundreds of Mexican police officers and troops have stationed themselves along the other side of the tall fence which separates it from Guatemala .

by | October 21, 2018 | 01:59

White House chief of staff John Kelly and National Security Adviser John Bolton got into a "profanity-laced" screaming match outside the Oval Office, sources familiar with the incident told CNN and Bloomberg . According to most recent DHS statistics, a total of 16,658 family members were arrested at the southern border last month, becoming the highest one-month total on record.

by | October 20, 2018 | 17:26

After Cruz responds that he believes in due process, another woman asks why he didn't take the assault allegations of multiple women into account during the hearing. O'Rourke said he likens impeachment to an indictment. "Look ― for a Democrat, at the moment, to be able to win statewide in Texas, I actually think is more hard than to run for president", Kennedy said.

by | October 20, 2018 | 14:32

Gen. Ahmed al-Assiri, the deputy head of Saudi intelligence and a close adviser to the crown prince. The statement contradicts reports by pro-government media in Turkey, which have published surveillance video and other material suggesting Khashoggi was killed by an assassination squad with ties to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman .

by | October 20, 2018 | 13:50

Senior advocate Geeta Luthra, representing the former minister of state for external affairs, started referring to alleged controversial tweets of Ramani to claim that cognisable damage to Akbar's reputation has been made. "What he did was disgusting, he violated my boundaries, betrayed my trust", she told Huffington Post India . Minister of State for External Affairs M.J.

by | October 20, 2018 | 10:55

Saudi Arabia's leaders have promised the U.S. to reveal within days what happened to Khashoggi , who lived in the USA and wrote for the Washington Post , after he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2 to retrieve a document for his wedding.

by | October 20, 2018 | 10:46

The State Department said on Thursday that merging the Jerusalem consulate with the newly opened Jerusalem embassy will achieve "significant efficiencies". It means the Palestinian mission will no longer have its own separate channel to Washington . The status of Jerusalem - home to sites holy to Muslims, Jews and Christians - is one of the core issues in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.