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by | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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 | May 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".

by | May 10, 2017 | 03:02

Marine Lieutenant General Lawrence Nicholson, the exercise co-director. Up to 2,800 Filipino soldiers and 2,600 American soldiers are participating in the exercises. Gen. Oscar Lactao and Lt. Gen. Lawrence Nicholson, Balikatan exercise director of the Philippines and the USA, respectively, said that despite the scaling down of the exercises, the scenarios are equally important to them.

by | May 08, 2017 | 13:58

Gen. Nadeem Ahmad Anjum, told journalists at the border crossing that two Pakistani soldiers were killed and nine wounded in the fighting, which began Friday. In March this year former Afghan President Hamid Karzai again said that Afghanistan would never accept the Durand Line as an worldwide border, stoking fears on the Pakistani side.

by | May 08, 2017 | 13:53

He is already facing severe flak for contacting jailed gangster Mohd Shahabuddin. He then approached the Jharkhand high court challenging the verdict of the CBI court. They were all convicted by a Patna CBI court in 2013, a judgment that Lalu Yadav contested. The high court upheld the CBI plea to continue proceedings in the trial court against Lalu under two sections.

by | May 08, 2017 | 13:48

The AU force will begin withdrawing in 2018, and head of the U.S. Africa Command, Commander General Thomas Waldhauser, has said that if it leaves before Somalia's security forces are capable, "large portions of Somalia are at risk of returning to al-Shabab control or potentially allowing ISIS to gain a stronger foothold".

by | May 07, 2017 | 12:23

Complimenting the people of Jammu for maintaining communal harmony and brotherhood despite "provocation", the chief minister said nobody will be allowed to disturb the peaceful atmosphere, and mischief-mongers will be dealt with sternly. "They tried their best to bring out Kashmir out of this unfortunate situation. He was successful to a large extent in shortest of period", Mehbooba said.

by | May 07, 2017 | 12:16

President Donald Trump told Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday he was committed to working with Israelis and Palestinians to reach a peace agreement, but he offered no clues about how he would break the deadlock between the two sides.

by | May 06, 2017 | 02:11

South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn, the country's acting leader in place of ousted President Park Geun-hye, who has been arrested over corruption allegations, has instructed his military to strengthen its "immediate response posture" in case the North does something significant on the April 25 anniversary.

by | May 06, 2017 | 02:06

Speaking on the same, Russian President Vladimir Putin stated that the issue would have to be taken up in separate talks. The zones appear meant to halt conflict in specific areas between Syrian government forces and rebels, and would potentially be policed by foreign troops.

by | May 06, 2017 | 01:43

Scottish Labour lost control of Glasgow City Council with the SNP becoming the largest party, although the Nationalists failed to secure a majority of seats in the city. The winds of change have blown through Angus Council at the 2017 Scottish Local Elections with new faces in every ward. "We are now in a position to lead Scotland's fightback on June 8 in the General Election too".

by | May 04, 2017 | 22:33

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Khonsari called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Rawalpindi on Wednesday, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations. Zarif appreciated the efforts of Pakistan and Pakistan Army against terrorism. He reiterated that Pakistan saw a great future with Iran and vehemently condemned the terrorist attack, adding Pakistan stood united with Iran to curb the menace of terrorism.

by | May 04, 2017 | 22:28

According to NBC , the Frork is an actual red silicone utensil with three holes for inserting real french fries to become edible "prongs". "Will the Frork change your life? Probably not. What is a Signature Crafted Recipes sandwich you ask? The sandwiches are priced between $4.99 and $5.19. "With Signature Crafted Recipes, table service , self-order kiosks, modernized buildings and more, we are committed to building a better McDonald's for the 1 million people we serve every day in ...

by | May 03, 2017 | 00:08

Traditionally, the President will mock the media in an introductory speech. It was the split-screen image that President Donald Trump wanted, a living, breathing testament to just how out of touch the "elites" in Washington really are and how he remains, despite all the barbs thrown at him by those elites, beloved among real Americans.

by | May 03, 2017 | 00:04

Among the Democratic seats that Republicans see as ripe for the picking are ten in states where President Donald Trump swept electoral votes a year ago. "Our country needs a good "shutdown" in September to fix mess!" The lowered threshold does not apply to legislation and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, along with more than 60 senators, have said they would oppose applying the option outside of judicial nominees.

by | May 01, 2017 | 14:04

The relocation of Turkish troops to the area came a day after USA troops were seen patrolling the tense border in Syria. Turkey sees the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in Syria as a terrorist group linked to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has been waging a deadly insurgency against Ankara since 1984.

by | May 01, 2017 | 14:00

Before last night, Tyson Fury was the last man to beat Klitschko. "Is that what you want to see?" "The way he won confirmed it to me", added the promoter, after revealing that the British pay-per-view take up for the fight had been more than the record 1.15 million for the Manny Pacquaio-Floyd Mayweather 2015 "fight of the century".

by | April 30, 2017 | 01:10

He also said that he and Modi also discussed relations between India and the European Union (EU) and expressed support for an India-EU free trade agreement. India and Cyprus on Friday signed four agreements, including on air services and merchant shipping and expressed their willingness to cooperate in areas like climate change, tackling global terrorism and seeking reform of the United Nations.

by | April 30, 2017 | 00:31

Saeb Erekat, secretary general of the Palestine Liberation Organization's Executive Committee and its chief negotiator, Friday condemned new Israeli settlement plans saying they sabotage United States efforts to revive the peace process. Trump is visiting Israel during the 50th anniversary of the Israeli occupation of East Jerusalem, which Israel annexed in the early 1980s. The initial draft text introduced by Arab states in March declared "any action taken by Israel, the Occupying Power, to ...

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:41

China is able to bring huge benefits for the development of Association of Southeast Asian Nations countries, ASEAN Business Advisory Council Chair Joey Concepcion said here Thursday. Dela Rosa said more than 40,000 police, military and force multipliers will ensure peace and order for the meet, adding they be on guard on land, sea, and air.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:39

O'Leary's stated reason for leaving is that he didn't feel that he could win Quebec in the next federal election, a failure that he felt would hand Justin Trudeau a second term as prime minister. "In fact, my thinking is, we will lose seats under Maxime Bernier because he's pursuing issues that really aren't topical for most Canadians and I haven't seen a track record before politics or during politics of delivering success".