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by | April 16, 2018 | 12:03

Abdulaziz bin Saqr told the conference that a lasting, comprehensive peace continues to be "...the central cause of our nation, to reach the establishment of an independent Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital on the borders of June 4, 1967".

by | April 16, 2018 | 11:55

She explained that the 105-missile strike "obliterated" the major research facility used to create the weapons and shared a message from President Donald Trump . Some other member states are unhappy with a statement issued on behalf of the European Council on Saturday, which appeared to declare the EU's wholehearted support for the operation by the US, France and Britain.

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:29

He added that he guaranteed a child was "physically assaulted or ingested poison because they were home alone because a single parent didn't have any money to take care of them". On March 30, there was a "sick-out" (when teachers called in sick) against the pension reform bill. He will be fined $1,000. The House voted 57-40 to override the veto of the tax and revenue bill.

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:25

The White Helmets organization in Eastern Ghouta alleged that the Syrian regime forces carried out a chemical attack in Douma district, killing dozens of people. Turkey has backed Anti-Assad forces, as Russian Federation and Iran heavily support the Syrian president. "The United States submitted the draft resolution but it was vetoed".

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:25

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said the strikes had not been launched via Turkey's southern Incirlik air base. "Incirlik Base was not used [in the strikes]", Bozdağ added, referring to the US military air base placed in Turkey's southern province of Adana.

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:16

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Saturday called on South Africans to honour the memory of the late struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela by uniting in a common goal to heal the nation's past divisions and eradicate inequality.Paying tribute to Madikizela-Mandela at a colourful but capacity filled 40,000-seat Orlando Stadium in Soweto, Ramaphosa said the fallen leader wanted South Africans to honour the commitment made in the ruling African National Congress' Freedom Charter document drawn up ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:17

The Rohtang Pass (13,050 ft) which was closed again on April 8 due to fresh snowfall has been reopened for vehicular traffic from today , official sources said. 'Even with regards to next weekend it is too hard to say'. There will be some lingering showers on Monday afternoon, but things will clear out by the evening.

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:11

Khwaja Omari also lies close to Ghazni city, raising fears of an assault on the provincial capital. "Our mujahideen have confiscated weapons and ammunition", Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said. Ground engagements between militants and security forces accounted for 30 percent of civilian casualties in the January to March period. Deputy Police Chief Ramazan Ali told Pajhwok Afghan News that five NDS personnel, eight policemen were killed and 10 others wounded during the overnight ...

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:19

Karen Pierce said she wanted "to state categorically. that Britain has no involvement and would never have any involvement in the use of a chemical weapon". On the ground in Syria, rebels in Eastern Ghouta surrendered their heavy weapons and their leader left the enclave, signaling the end of one of the bloodiest assaults of the seven-year war and a major win for the Assad regime.

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:17

Russia's intelligence agencies spied on former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia for at least five years before they were poisoned with a nerve agent in March, the national security adviser to Britain's prime minister said.

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:16

In conducting these strikes, we have gone to great lengths to avoid civilian and foreign casualties. "Trump calls the two countries those " most responsible for supporting, equipping and financing the criminal Assad regime". Asked about the risks of U.S. military retaliation, Mattis cited two concerns, starting with avoiding civilian casualties. Defense Department officials said that will include trying to get more commitments from allies of help immediately after any strikes.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:58

The Israeli military told AFP it was not aware of such an incident. But State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the photojournalist had passed a us government vetting process for his media company to receive a USA aid agency grant.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:57

The new baby will be fifth in line to the throne, after its grandfather, father and older siblings, Prince George , four, and Princess Charlotte , two. If the royal baby is a boy and is named Philip, there's no doubt it would be a nod to William's grandfather, The Duke of Edinburgh, 96, who retired his public duties a year ago and recently underwent a hip replacement .

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:56

The election commission said it had received no complaints about irregularities. The Yeni Azerbaycan Party, together with the Automobile Federation of Azerbaijan , didn't wait for the final results of the elections: they organised a street vehicle race in downtown Baku in order to celebrate Aliyev's victory.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:57

Since then more footage has been released of Tristan kissing other women in October and Lani was even said to have shared a sex tape that she has since deleted. She wrote: " I'm pregnant too since everything out here". Her younger half-sister, Kylie Jenner, gave birth to a daughter named Stormi back in January.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:51

The PM will go about his work as usual but not have any food during the day, said media reports. They killed democracy & we will observe fast to bring their crime in front of world. Modi and BJP's move is a protest over disruptions during the budget sessions in the Parliament by the opposition parties, especially Congress. But the PM will not disturb his daily official routine; he will continue meeting people and officials and clearing files as scheduled, sources said.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:47

Syria and its main ally Russian Federation blamed Israel for carrying out the attack. Israel viewed that and all other Iranian military forces in Syria as an unacceptable threat to the security fo the Jewish state. Senior Israeli defense officials expressed serious concerns over the implications of last week's summit in Ankara at which the leaders of Iran, Russia and Turkey discussed the aftermath of the Syrian civil war and how the spoils would be divided once the hostilities conclude.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:09

His recent focus has been on the Everglades and harmful water releases from Lake Okeechobee to the coasts. Campaigning as a Tea Party hardliner in 2010, Scott talked about slashing state spending and implementing tough new laws to crack down on immigration.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:04

Ryan has served in the House of Representatives since 1999, and though sources say it's likely he would receive a re-election bid, he would have a more hard opponent to face in Democrat Randy Bryce . It's also being said that after accomplishing his longtime dream of passing tax reform, Ryan is ready to move one. Just weeks ago, Ryan's office was pushing back against a Republican congressman's suggestion that the GOP leader would soon be stepping down as speaker.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:04

Prime Minister Narendra Modi , Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh , External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and former Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa were in attendance at the meeting, among others. Sources said that Siddaramaiah is keen to contest from Chamundeshwari, but many in the party want him also to fight from the safe seat of Badami in North Karnataka.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:02

New York State Police confirmed 37 suffered minor injuries, five serious and one very serious. Troy D. Gaston, 43, no address given, "obviously wasn't aware of the parkway system " and its restrictions on commercial vehicles, state police Major David Candelaria said, according to Newsday.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:39

The Congress party's "Sadhbhavna Upvas" (fast for harmony) was however not without a controversy as Delhi Congress leaders Sajjan Kumar and Jagdish Tytler, listed as accused for their alleged role in the riots, being asked to stay away from the stage where Rahul Gandhi and the other leaders were sitting.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:26

Reports said that Trump's comment has come a year and a day after the USA fired cruise missiles at a Syrian airbase in retaliation for a deadly sarin gas attack in 2017. File image of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad. According to Ben Eliyahu the base that was hit was the source of the drone that entered Israeli airspace in February.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:19

Scuderia Ferrari has confirmed that the mechanic involved in the pit stop that ended Kimi Raikkonen's Bahrain Grand Prix suffered two fractured bones in his leg in the incident. But when Hamilton was asked about what he said, race victor Vettel interjected and expressed sympathy for his rival. "I think I came on the radio with 10 laps to go and said I had everything under control".

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:32

But investigators have yet to release the name of 48-year-old attacker, who killed himself Saturday after plowing into a crowd outside a bar in Muenster. "We are pressing hard on our investigation into all possible avenues". German news agency dpa says several people killed after vehicle crashes into crowd in city of Muenster.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:30

He added: "They can not imagine that when we got the opportunity to elect a President on our own strength, we elected a person belonging to the Dalit community". He said attempts were being made to induct the BSP rival into the BJP. The BJP has been at the receiving end of Dalit ire for its alleged failure to file a review petition against a Supreme Court order, which hardened the rule leading to the immediate arrest of people accused of committing an atrocity against a Dalit.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:33

The protesting MPs, who were democratically doing protest, were detained on the way by the CRPF, Delhi Police who dragged them away ruthlessly. I went and met them at a police station in solidarity. "People believed us that we will fight for SCS". On March 16, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP ) had quit National Democratic Alliance (NDA), led by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), with party chief N Chandrababu Naidu slamming the Modi government over its refusal to grant special category ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:28

Trump agreed to meet with Kim after a South Korean envoy extended Kim's invitation to the president last month. USA and North Korean officials have held secret contacts recently in which Pyongyang directly confirmed its willingness to hold the unprecedented summit, the official told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:25

He has transformed Fidesz from a liberal party formed in the 1980s to a right-wing populist outfit, which has campaigned this election on an anti-immigration platform. Gabor Vona of the Jobbik party said the question was not about migration but about the large number of Hungarians who were leaving the country and heading to Western Europe in search of higher wages and better prospects.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:57

He was carried off the stage at the headquarters on the shoulders of his supporters as they chanted his name and showered him with flowers. Earlier Saturday, he told several thousand of his supporters at the union building that he was innocent but would accept arrest.

by | April 07, 2018 | 01:08

He said the "Zuma supporters " would be coming from across the country. Judge Themba Sishi announced the postponement of Zuma's case to June 8 . Zuma was not asked to plead or pay bail. Almost a fifth of South Africans aged between 15 and 49 are HIV-positive. South Africa's chief prosecutor decided that Zuma should be prosecuted last month.

by | April 07, 2018 | 01:04

Disgraced former Test vice-captain David Warner has accepted the 12-month ban handed to him by Cricket Australia , meaning there will be no appeals over the ball-tampering scandal. Smith admitted that the Aussie "leadership group" had devised a plan to tamper with the ball, and Cricket Australia's investigation found Warner instructed Bancroft how to carry it out.

by | April 07, 2018 | 01:04

A judge at Seoul Central District Court issued a lengthy verdict on Friday, eventually reaching a sentence six years shy of prosecutors' demands. Impeached by parliament in December 2016 and officially ousted from office in March 2017, Park has been held at a detention facility for about a year on a broad range of corruption charges.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:50

District Vice President of Srinagar Ashok Bhat said BJP was one of the few parties in India to have a popular-based governing structure, where workers and leaders at the local level have a great say in much of the decision-making. The BJP president constantly targeted Congress chief Rahul Gandhi , dismissing the BJP's recent loss in the Uttar Pradesh bypolls and highlighting the Congress's debilitation, and how the BJP has snatched power from the latter in 11 states.

by | April 06, 2018 | 11:02

It will expand flights to other tourist and provincial destinations in the Philippines, it said in a statement. In its advisory, Cebu Pacific said that despite its cancellation, which will also start on April 26, the budget airline would continue to operate flights for Kalibo and Caticlan to serve local residents.