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by | Мая 28, 2017 | 02:23

Rouhani , a cleric whose administration struck the 2015 landmark nuclear deal with world powers, decisively won a second term in Friday's election. The little elbow room Rouhani has to pursue reforms will be determined significantly by the economy's performance and should US President Donald Trump , on the prodding of Israel and Saudi Arabia, decide to tighten economic sanctions on Iran, it would impact Iran's economic growth adversely.

by | Мая 28, 2017 | 02:13

Neither Greece's global creditors, nor the German government, one of the main sponsors of the bailout, have reached an internal consensus on how to ease the heavily-indebted nation's debt burden without impairing its growth and development prospects.

by | Мая 28, 2017 | 02:10

I am so very saddened to hear of Gregg's passing today. He went on to form several groups with his elder brother Duane , who he made no secret of idolising, before they shot to fame as the Allman Brothers Band . He and Betts took over leadership of the band after Duane was killed in a motorcycle accident in 1971 and before the band broke up for the first time in the late '70s.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 09:41

ALEA is using grant money this weekend to help keep more Troopers on patrol during the holiday. Nearly 400 people were arrested for DWI and more than 800 were cited for not wearing a seat belt. Yes folks, Click it or Ticket. "Many Americans understand the lifesaving value of the seat belt", Farrow said. If the driver is stopped and a passenger is not using a seat belt, vehicle seat or booster seat - whatever the case might be, whether in the front seat or back seat - the driver will be cited.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 09:38

He accused the Europeans of being "unfair" to USA taxpayers, opting to make a pitch to his base in the US over building new friendships with allies. He's also refused to explicitly back the mutual defense agreement that has been activated only once, during the darkest hours of September 2001.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:50

Trump called Macron after his resounding victory. It took the French president just six seconds to out-Trump Mr Trump in a handshake that showed the world - and a man three decades his senior - that there's a new leader on the world stage.

by | Мая 25, 2017 | 01:56

Trump left for Jerusalem after the welcome ceremony for his meeting with Israeli president Reuven Rivlin at the President's House. In a speech earlier on Monday, he accused Iran of "deadly funding, training and equipping of terrorists and militias".

by | Мая 25, 2017 | 01:51

Their contrasting worldviews collided early previous year, when Francis was sharply critical of Trump's campaign pledge to build an impenetrable wall on the Mexican border and his declaration that the United States should turn away Muslim immigrants and refugees.

by | Мая 25, 2017 | 01:51

Straits Times reported a private-car driver, 17, and student, 19, were among the wounded. There were two blasts about five minutes apart at about 21:00 local time (14:00 GMT) near a bus station in Kampung Melayu in the east of the city.

by | Мая 25, 2017 | 01:51

President Trump wraps Mideast trip after Bethlehem, Jerusalem meetingsU.S. President Donald Trump wrapped up his visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories on Tuesday after meeting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and delivering a keynote address in Jerusalem.

by | Мая 24, 2017 | 04:59

The North has been open about its plans to develop a missile capable of striking the United States and has ignored calls to halt its weapons program , maintaining that it is necessary to counter USA aggression. There she goes! Supreme leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea Kim Jong-un supervising the test launch. She also fired a warning shot towards Pyongyang, telling the regime not to give the US a "reason to fight", and that all options still remain on the table.

by | Мая 23, 2017 | 14:41

The re-election is likely to safeguard the nuclear agreement Rouhani's government reached with global powers in 2015, under which most worldwide sanctions have been lifted in return for Iran curbing its nuclear programme. The deal was as unpopular among Iranian hard-liners as it was among conservative Americans. In addition, Russian Federation and Iran are two of the three so-called guarantors of an initiative to establish "safe zones" in Syria .

by | Мая 23, 2017 | 14:43

Saudi arrivals in April were down 3.9 per cent from a year ago to 3.96 million tonnes, or about 963,000 bpd, down from the 1.07 million bpd rate in March, customs data showed. Oil producers' goal was to push OECD countries' oil stockpiles back down to their five-year average level of roughly 2.7bn barrels, versus slightly more than the then current 3bn barrels.

by | Мая 22, 2017 | 15:19

Pledges from Government chief whip Regina Doherty and Junior Minister for Employment Pat Breen saw Mr Varadkar enter the weekend with more than double the number of public backers as Mr Coveney in the crucial parliamentary party votes. Richard Bruton was the biggest name to back the Castleknock TD while many Senators also voiced their support for the former Minister for Health Leo Varadkar.

by | Мая 20, 2017 | 00:24

The two also discussed the issue of the deployment of the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) missile defense system on the Korean peninsula. Conservative U.S. media voiced fears of potential friction between the two allies in dealing with a belligerent North Korea following nearly a decade of conservative rule in South Korea that led to a hard-line approach toward the North.

by | Мая 20, 2017 | 00:21

With turmoil enveloping his administration at home, President Donald Trump heads overseas on Friday for a trip the White House hopes will shift focus away from domestic controversies and on to his foreign policy agenda. As soon Trump leaves Washington he will be heading for the deep end of global geopolitics. Finally, we have a common enemy in Iran, who has been emboldened not only by a flawed nuclear deal, but by the weakened stature of the Gulf under the Obama presidency.

by | Мая 20, 2017 | 00:21

Local media reported previously Emperor Akihito could stand down in late 2018. A majority of the Japanese public supports a permanent law on abdication and they have also expressed support for the current bill to help enable Akihito's smooth transition from the throne.

by | Мая 20, 2017 | 00:17

Numerous people who live in that part of Syria belong to the Ismaili sect, an offshoot of Shia Islam, and would be regarded by IS as infidels. More than 320,000 people have been killed in Syria since the conflict began with anti-government demonstrations in 2011.

by | Мая 18, 2017 | 17:55

Meanwhile, Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson will urge Scots to "bring the SNP down to size" on 8 June. Ironically were the Conservatives comeback to fail to fire at the local elections the SNP would find it harder to get their vote out come June 8 and a low turnout could actually see more of their seats fall to unionist parties.

by | Мая 16, 2017 | 09:09

Lavrov, who is known to sometimes for his dry sense of humor, joked about Comey's firing when he was asked about it at his brief appearance with Tillerson. President Trump, wearing a dark suit and red striped tie, said he met with Kissinger to talk "about Russian Federation and various other matters". But the meeting will be impossible to separate from the Trump administration's unfolding political drama amid investigations into possible election-year collusion between Trump campaign ...

by | Мая 15, 2017 | 09:33

The North Korean had been equipped with $20,000, a radio transmitter and instructions to launch an attack at a military parade that Kim was attending. The lurid accusations come with Pyongyang and Washington at loggerheads over the North's banned weapons programs, which have seen it subjected to multiple sets of United Nations Security Council sanctions.

by | Мая 15, 2017 | 09:14

Ramanthalli native Binoy, the owner of the Innova auto used by attackers, has also been taken into custody. The police have lodged a case against seven CPM workers in connection with Biju's murder. The police said that Biju was hacked to death on the Palakkot bridge, near Ramanthali, at 4 p.m. Vijayan said every one should see the incident as an isolated one and ensure that it does not become a hurdle for peace efforts in Kannur district.

by | Мая 14, 2017 | 02:15

Chairman Sen. Richard Burr, R-North Carolina, and Vice Chairman Sen. Politico reports that Flynn's attorneys told the committee that the former general would not cooperate with the investigation unless he was granted immunity . The subpoena also comes as Senate investigators have aggressively moved on their probe after months of groundwork, and just a few days after now-former FBI Director James Comey alerted the leaders of the intelligence panel the FBI was ramping up its own investigation.

by | Мая 13, 2017 | 01:27

GSEB declared the science stream class 12/ HSC results of last year on May 17 after and last year the pass percentage was 79.03, nearly 7 per cent lower than last year. 12th result of other streams are also expected by next week but official notice is awaited for those. Click on the submit button and result will be displayed in a second.

by | Мая 13, 2017 | 01:19

Even the broadband plans of Reliance jio has been launched and soon it is expected that it will start its service all over in the month of June 2017. According to a report in India Today , Jio has been testing its Fiber service in Mumbai and will also be conducting trial runs of the service in Delhi-NCR, Ahmadabad, Surat, Chennai and Jamnagar.

by | Мая 13, 2017 | 01:11

Last year, the results were announced on May 16. The result will be available for viewing and downloading on the Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education ( MPBSE ) website . This is the most awaited result in the state of Madhya Pradesh. After filling click the submit button and the result for the same will be displayed on the screen.

by | Мая 13, 2017 | 01:10

Kevin Brady, Ed Royce, Martha McSally, Greg Walden, and Steve Scalise, among others. Many experts point to these issues: containing the cost of health care, especially prescription drugs; fostering greater competition in the state health insurance exchanges; and persuading the 19 states that haven't expanded access to their Medicaid programs to do so.

by | Мая 13, 2017 | 01:08

The Lake family - Ben, Ingrid, and Lennox - was heading home from Disneyland. A mother, father and their 6-year-old son were returning from a trip to Disneyland when, according to the survivors' family , a man in a pickup truck turned a corner, smashed into their vehicle and sped off.

by | Мая 12, 2017 | 12:32

Except that recusal oddly does not appear to have been in effect when Sessions forwarded the letter from his deputy, Rosenstein, to the President and separately called for Comey to be fired. Comey testified that former Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin forwarded hundreds and thousands emails to the laptop of her husband, former New York Rep.

by | Мая 12, 2017 | 12:27

Mr Valls was one of several Socialist Party heavyweights who backed Mr Macron after members selected leftwinger Benoit Hamon as presidential candidate. Appearing alongside outgoing leader Francois Hollande in front of the Arc De Triomphe, the 39-year-old laid a wreath and spoke to veterans at a ceremony marking the end of World War II in Europe.

by | Мая 12, 2017 | 12:21

A large explosion has hit an area near Damascus global airport, a monitoring group says. The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has refused to comment on the incident. The Israeli military said it deployed its Patriot missile defence system to tackle the projectile incoming from Syria above the Golan Heights. It went to war with Hezbollah in 2006 and the group has grown considerably more powerful since then.

by | Мая 12, 2017 | 12:21

President Donald Trump. But while some of the risks to the European economy are ebbing, geopolitical developments and a host of "elevated" uncertainties still pose threats, the EU's executive arm-the European Commission-said. "But the euro area recovery in jobs and investment remains uneven", EU Economy Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said. Malta's GDP growth is being forecast by the European Commission to be 4.6 per cent this year - almost three times that of the eurozone.

by | Мая 11, 2017 | 18:07

Kicking off Hollywood's summer movie season with a bang, the epic film , which was based on the hit Marvel comic series of the same title, follows the action-packed adventures of Star-Lord, Peter Quill (Chris Pratt ), and his intergalactic gang of oddballs and misfits - Gamora (Zoe Saldana ), Rocket Raccoon (Bradley Cooper ), Drax the Destroyer (Dave Bautista ), and Baby Groot (Vin Diesel ).

by | Мая 11, 2017 | 18:05

Syrian and rebel officials blamed Israel for the explosions on Thursday morning at warehouses near the Damascus airport that the Israeli news media said were housing weapons bound for the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah. The Washington-based Foundation for Defense of Democracies, a right-leaning think tank that has criticized the nuclear deal Iran struck with world powers, has said Pouya Air is the latest name for a long-sanctioned airline.

by | Мая 11, 2017 | 17:57

But, he added, "If I'm unable to make a fair deal. for our workers and our companies, we will terminate NAFTA ". In order to renegotiate the trade deal, he must notify Congress. Trudeau refused to rule out retaliatory measures in response to the US moves, but he said both he and Trump prefer to keep relations "positive and co-operative".