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by | March 06, 2018 | 22:49

Jayson Tatum scored 14, while Al Horford and Terry Rozier added 13 points apiece for Boston. "The last time we played them on this floor, they beat us by 20-plus points". The lead went over 30 for the first time when Shane Larkin , starting in place of Irving, drained a 3-pointer to make it 71-40 with 7:09 left in the third quarter.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:30

A Turkish court on March 5 rejected a request to release two Greek soldiers , who were detained "after crossing the Turkish border during bad weather", private broadcaster CNN Türk and other local media have reported. Naci Ozpolat, 48, a Turkish national of Kurdish origin, is one of nine people detained by Greece's anti-terrorism service in November, weeks before Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's visit to Greece in December.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:30

After conducting public consultations during a "tour of France on equality" and commissioning an expert report on the issue, "the government has made a decision to settle on the age of 15", said Marlène Schiappa, the gender equality minister.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:28

The North Reading Police used CPR to save a 9 month old St. Bernard puppy that was choking. Footage shows one police officer tapping the dog on its side and on the back of the head during the 10-minute struggle as well as chest compressions in the hopes its food would come out.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:18

Delhi's Indira Gandhi International ( IGIA ) airport and Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) have emerged as the victor among the world's best airports. "The award demonstrates DIAL's strong focus on operations efficiencies and resilient approach towards service delivery", said DIAL CEO I Prabhakara Rao.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:16

Forza Italia are expected to have won 14% and the same quantity of votes to be apportioned to Lega Norte, a far-right anti-establishment Eurosceptic party. Matteo Salvini , leader of the euroskeptic party League , center, speaks with attendees after an election campaign rally at Duomo Square in Milan, Italy, on February 24, 2018.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:13

Imran Tahir celebrates his hat-trick. Despite his hat-trick, Tahir was not awarded the Man of the Match as the trophy went to Tanvir, who had the figures of 3-0-14-3. The former Sri Lanka batsman remained unbeaten on 51 to take Multan home in 16.4 overs. Umar Amin (eight) and Ramiz Raja Junior (one) fell within one run and Shane Watson hoicked Junaid Khan to boundary after looking set on 19.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:12

Its pricier "Signature Crafted" burgers, stuffed with guacamole or bacon, will also be made with fresh beef since they use the same sized patty as the Quarter Pounder. The fresh beef expansion comes as McDonald's is improving food quality and increasing menu variety to counter competition from older rivals such as Wendy's Co as well as more premium chains like Chick-fil-A, In-N-Out and Shake Shack Inc.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:06

Prince Mohammed and President Sisi agreed in talks to bolster economic ties and launch joint projects, "particularly in the tourism sector on the Red Sea", Mr Radi said. Most detainees have now been released, and the authorities say they have arranged to seize more than $100 billion in assets. Any visit to the London Stock Exchange will be watched closely by investors because of the potentially lucrative Aramco listing expected later this year.

by | March 06, 2018 | 21:58

She did not answer shouted questions on her way out of the news conference, including whether her resignation had been part of a plea deal. "Today I acknowledged publicly that I have engaged in an extramarital affair with the former head of my security detail", Barry said in a January 31 statement.

by | March 06, 2018 | 21:57

On Friday , Trump tweeted that he isn't concerned about the possibility of a trade war which he said would be "good and easy to win". Speaking on CNN's "State of the Union", Navarro says: "At this point in time there's no country exclusions".

by | March 06, 2018 | 21:18

A total of 2872 terrorists have been "neutralized" since the start of Operation Olive Branch in Syria's northwestern Afrin region, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said. The ministry said in a statement that top diplomats of the Astana process' three guarantor countries would assess the results of their collaboration and identify common steps.

by | March 06, 2018 | 21:16

Skripal is a former colonel in Russia's GRU military intelligence agency who was convicted of passing state secrets to Britain in 2006 but was released from prison - and sent to the West - in a spy swap in 2010. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has backtracked over a threat to pull England out of the World Cup due to the suspected poisoning of a former spy on English soil.

by | March 06, 2018 | 21:08

Office of Special Counsel said on Tuesday. "While the Hatch Act allows federal employees to express their views about candidates and political issues as private citizens, it restricts employees from using their official government positions for partisan political purposes, including by trying to influence partisan elections", the report says.

by | March 06, 2018 | 21:02

Several houses and business establishments in the district, belonging to minority Muslim community, were burnt on Monday while the body of a young man was found inside a burnt house today. NAIJ.com previously reported that police arrested a Nigerian online scammer in Sri Lanka . They will also take action against "hate speech posts" on social media, a cabinet spokesman told the BBC.

by | March 06, 2018 | 21:00

An intense rapprochement saw the two Koreas march together at the South's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics that ended February 25, with the North's leader Kim Jong Un sending his sister as a special envoy to the event. The key aim is to encourage North Korea and the United States to talk to one another. During this week's talks, Pyongyang and Seoul scheduled a face-to-face summit between Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in for late April.

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:50

In this guise, Aston says it produces 1,100 horsepower, more than the standard auto. Red Bull Racing and Aston Martin have launched the Valkyrie AMR Pro - a track-only version of the new Adrian Newey-designed hypercar - at the Geneva motor show in Switzerland.

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:42

Mexican and Canadian ministers are likely to press Mr Trump's trade envoy for more details on how their countries could be excluded from the blanket tariffs . President Trump maintains that without substantial steel production there would be no United States of America. The announcement was linked to steep drops in the stock market at the end of last week.

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:41

Populist parties have been on the rise across Europe since the 2008 financial crisis, but mainstream parties in Italy have found it especially hard to contain voter anger, with the economy still 6% smaller than a decade ago and unemployment stuck at about 11%.

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:38

Tottenham are in a promising position in their Champions League tie against Juventus , but they still face a hard test to make it to the next round as their opponents are a lot more experienced in this competitions. The South Korean has already enjoyed one purple patch this term having scored seven goals in 11 appearances either side of Christmas, and while Kane remains Spurs' go-to man in big matches, Son has established himself as Wembley's latest darling.

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:37

The awards, um, honor the worst movies and performances of the year, with winners (losers?) recognized in nine categories. The annual Razzies ceremony which honours the worst films of the year took place on Saturday. "Look, we made " Baywatch " with the best of intentions", he said, chuckling. Let us know in the comments if you think the Golden Raspberries for The Emoji Movie are accurate, or if another movie deserved the dishonor! Following the news of his movie receiving the ...

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:26

Her comments come as President Donald Trump suggested on Monday that he may visit Israel in the coming months to mark the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, following its controversial move from Tel Aviv. "If you support Israel you support peace, and it is unsafe to suggest otherwise". It should be noted that Kohr's Pollyannaish interlude did not contradict AIPAC's official position on the peace process, which states: "A durable Israeli-Palestinian peace can best be achieved through ...

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:18

Last month, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement , "the worldwide community broadly agree that denuclearization must be the result of any dialogue with North Korea ". The two Koreas, whose relations have warmed of late, have also agreed to hold a summit at their heavily armed border and set up a leader to leader hotline.

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:18

According to the Army, an Army Mobile Vehicle Check Post was deployed along road Trenz- Pinzoora near village Pohanu on Sunday. During the exchange of fire, one militant was killed instantly and later three Over Ground Workers (of militants) were found dead.

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:14

The central agency had raided stores of the Nirav Modi brand under Firestar Diamond last month and seized jewellery and precious stones worth thousands of crores to recover the defrauded amount. To date, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has carried out searches at over 198 locations across the country and seized properties worth almost Rs 6,000 crore, while the CBI has arrested at least 19 persons in the case so far.

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:09

Toyota insists fewer than 10 per cent of its cars and crossovers in Europe use diesel power, with its hybrid strategy expected to take up any shortfalls. Diesels will be phased out across the board so that by the end of this year customers of passenger cars will no longer be able to specify a diesel.

by | March 06, 2018 | 19:47

Trump's tweet comes less than a week after longtime aide Hope Hicks announced her resignation as White House communications director, the fourth person to step down from that post in the past year. The question of Kushner's possible departure also related to special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian election meddling and Trump associates who may have had contact with the Kremlin.

by | March 06, 2018 | 19:42

Tuesday's crash is not the first crash in Syria for Russian Federation, which is one of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's main allies. The base is far from the front lines of the conflict, but came under shelling in December. The Antonov An-26, also known as Curl under its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation reporting name, is a twin-engine turboprop aircraft designed as a multipurpose tactical transport plane.

by | March 06, 2018 | 19:31

The election of Donald Trump was a shot heard around the world. Speaking to anchor Josh Robin, Nunberg said: "She's a joke". "Okay fine. Yeah, she's not attractive, she's a fat slob, okay fine". Anything further on what his actions are? "But we're still hopeful that Congress will actually do their jobs, show up and get something done and fix this problem, not kick it down the road and ignore it", she said.

by | March 06, 2018 | 18:19

The death toll in the accident has gone up to 30, Jadeja informed the state Assembly in Gandhinagar, adding that while 26 people died on the spot, four succumbed to their injuries at a hospital. Rupani also announced an ex gratia payment of Rs 4 lakh each to the next of kin of those killed in the accident. "The truck fell into the pit when its driver tried to overtake another vehicle on the bridge in the morning hours".

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:43

The issue of arming teachers has been a major point of contention in the debate over the bill. After public outcry, including from members of law enforcement and the military , and then a school-shooting scare from an armed Georgia teacher last week, the provision was watered down into something that pleases no one.

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:31

When her son's girlfriend went to tip the sand out, the family discovered a note inside, ABC News reports . She dried it out by putting it in the oven, before noticing faint German handwriting on it. She and her husband, photographer Kym , took the discovery to the Western Australia Museum, where staff carried out a series of investigations about its origins.

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:13

There were fears the incident was terrorist related after police sent the Army bomb experts to the scene. There were long delays on the A2 between Belfast and Bangor as the road was closed for most of the morning while the Army carried out their investigations before it was reopened just before 2pm.

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:00

Gadkari also told newsmen that Debbarma, a prominent tribal leader and a member of Tripura's royal family, would be the deputy chief minister. Gadkari congratulated Deb for the landslide victory against the CPI (M)-led Left Front and said he hoped Tripura would move on the path of progress under his leadership.

by | March 06, 2018 | 16:35

The Congress lost Meghalaya, though it emerged as the single largest party, and failed to open its account in Tripura and Nagaland. Congress President Rahul Gandhi , who returned after a weekend trip to Italy, on Monday attacked the BJP, saying it has "usurped power in Meghalaya through a proxy" and called it " demonetisation of democracy".