by | March 07, 2018 | 21:24

The Washington museum's rescission of its Elie Wiesel Award to Suu Kyi, the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize victor, is the latest honor to be retracted over her silence about widespread abuses against the Rohingya. As Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi's authority is restricted by the military's influence over numerous country's institutions. She spent years under house arrest for opposing Myanmar's military leaders before her party won at the polls in 2015, propelling her to become state ...

by | March 07, 2018 | 21:12

But with the economy nearly at full employment, the increase in demand spurred by the $1.5 trillion tax package will probably be satisfied with imports, further worsening the trade deficit. USA businesses say they lose hundreds of billions of dollars in technology and millions of jobs to Chinese firms which have stolen ideas and software or forced them to turn over intellectual property as part of the price of doing business in China.

by | March 07, 2018 | 21:01

Jones, a political science professor at Rice University. This is where Texas' role as the first-in-the-nation midterm primary caused a local race to explode onto the national scene. They are optimistic despite not winning a Texas statewide office since 1994. For Republicans, the primary was a vivid exhibition of the Trump effect in GOP politics.

by | March 07, 2018 | 21:01

It's the 10th straight year an Oregon State player has earned all-Pac-12 recognition. That could lead to some urgency and make for a fun tournament in what's been the worst power conference during the 2017-18 season. Also in double-figures for OR this year are Troy Brown (11.9 PPG) and MiKyle McIntosh (10.8 PPG). "Whichever team we play, they're both very physical, have great guard play and have really put together some solid seasons", Enfield said.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:57

BJP's Chief Minister Designate of Tripura, Biplab Kumar Deb, met Governor Tathagata Roy in Agartala on Tuesday. Two statues of Lenin have been pulled down in the last 24 hours by mobs in Tripura, where the Left Front suffered a humiliating defeat at the hands of BJP and its ally, the Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT), in the assembly elections.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:46

Saudi Arabia and Egypt set up a $10 billion joint fund on Sunday to develop a planned mega-city, committing more than 1,000 square kilometres in the south Sinai, as Prince Mohammed met President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Cairo. She said the United Kingdom was the third largest humanitarian donor to the stricken country, and added: "We're all concerned about the appalling humanitarian situation in Yemen and the affect it is having on people, particularly women and children".

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:36

And as the fraud at state-run Punjab National Bank ( PNB ) unfolds it seemed the amount involved could rise beyond the almost $2 billion mark so far outlined by the lender. This comes amid reports that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday detained Vipul Chitalia, vice president ( banking operations), Gitanjali Group , at Mumbai airport in the Punjab National Bank fraud case.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:28

Nonetheless, the president has tabbed the husband of daughter Ivanka to meet with Peña Nieto, a neighbor Trump has rarely seen eye-to-eye with on a number of issues. Trump blames the decline in USA manufacturing jobs on the agreement. The trip comes slightly more than a week after Peña Nieto cancelled plans to visit Washington after a phone call with the president, during which Trump reportedly became frustrated and "lost his temper", according to a Mexican official.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:28

Dashboard video from the incident released Tuesday shows the 30-year-old man leave his auto on a residential street in Alexandria, Virginia, a Washington suburb. Police say they caught him, unharmed, after a brief foot chase . Officials said Bonsu was physically OK after the incident. Authorities said Bonsu, of Alexandria, was eventually taken into custody and faces his third charge for DWI.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:26

Cape Town will not have to turn off water supplies after all if current consumption levels are maintained, the region's governing party has said . "This 60 per cent reduction in consumption is an incredible achievement, and outperforms many other cities across the world which faced severe droughts", Mr Maimane said.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:05

Other highlights include a photo exhibition chronicling a visit to Saudi Arabia in 1938 by Princess Alice, the youngest granddaughter of Queen Victoria and the first member of the British royal family to go to Saudi Arabia. The crown prince has also been granted rare access to a briefing on foreign policy issues, including Yemen, by national security officials. The Queen hosted the Crown Prince for a lunch and private audience at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:05

Shannon Flounnory with Fulton County Schools. But a walk-out? No, he said the school hasn't heard from any students about participating in the 17-minute walk-out. Contrary to your email, our staff will not be participating in the walkout. Ottawa High School superintendent Michael Cushing said he's also working with students on a plan to mark the day.

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:59

In Tamil Nadu, where the party has been exploring ways to expand its base by finding a strong ally and wooing backward communities, an attack on Periyar could cost them dear, a senior party leader said. Speaking to reporters outside Parliament, Swamy also suggested communist leaders to install Lenin's statue inside their party headquarters and "worship" him, if they want.

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:59

Minister of Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba , claimed that neither of the Guptas was granted South African citizenship. Meanwhile, Home Affairs Director-General Mkhuseli Apleni has tried to clarify Gigaba's comments during a media briefing on Tuesday afternoon.

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:55

Earlier, the CM had thanked the people of his state for their prayers in a video message. Chief Minister's Office on Tuesday released a statement which said,"As advised by Doctors at Lilavati, Mumbai , Hon'ble Chief Minister leaving tonight to US for further treatment".

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:51

A case has been registered against Raveena Tandon for allegedly shooting an advertisement in no camera zone of a temple in Odisha. This came into light after a video came out that has Raveena Tandon offering beauty tip inside the temple premises.

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:51

Police, however, has detained Malik in Central jail while Geelani and Mirwaiz have been put under house arrest. Schools in Valley were scheduled to open after three-month long winter break on Monday however in wake of civilian killings the school shall open on Thursday (March 8).

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:47

The CBSE in its order (forms) made it mandatory for the aspiring NEET candidates to fill their Aadhaar . Today during the arguments, the Supreme Court judges hinted that the question of interim relief and extension of March 31 deadline would be considered soon, possibly as early as next week.

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:31

The dispute over tariffs has exposed a rift between advocates of free trade, who have long dominated GOP circles, and a president who has railed against China and pushed for more protectionist trade policies. Some experts worry the move could even give the president a reason to take the US out of the trade group. He said Tuesday that the tariffs will be applied in a "loving way".

by | March 07, 2018 | 19:29

Tickets went on sale Wednesday. The permission marks a historic turn by the Gulf state, which has not previously allowed flights to or from Israel over its airspace, like many other Middle Eastern countries that do not have relations with Israel.

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:58

It also scathingly dismissed Theresa May's speech as "a change in tone, but not in substance" and accused her of "double cherry-picking". She said London understood this meant abiding by the rules of those agencies and financial contributions.

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:52

A slight consolation is that the storm is not expected to bring the coastal flooding like the one last week. If you heading to catch your flight at Bradley Wednesday morning, lines are packed- so give a little extra time to catch your flight.

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:33

Trump mentioned that his daughter and White House adviser, Ivanka Trump, recently watched the US defeat Sweden's men's curling team at the Olympic Games last month in South Korea. Overall, the president said, "the White House has tremendous energy". Trump's remarks follow meetings Tuesday at the White House with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven .

by | March 07, 2018 | 18:01

The UDP extended support to National People's Party on condition that Mr. Conrad will lead the non-Congress front after he rejected the Congress's offer of becoming the chief minister for a period of two-and-a half years. Conrad has also been a state minister and has held portfolios such as finance, power and tourism. Sangma also added that his Government will work with all the political parties to take the state forward.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:38

The BBC reported that a case of attempted murder is being investigated. Then they attempted to saw off both legs with a chainsaw. "I spoke to the surgeon yesterday and they said the muscles and nerves were severed but to what extent, they can only tell once they are inside".

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:33

The Tibetan government-in-exile has cancelled an event in Rajghat here and shifted another to Dharamsala that were planned to commemorate the Dalai Lamas 60th year in exile in India, a Tibetan official said today. While the Tibetan government-in-exile had put out a calendar of events for the year to observe "60 years in exile", it was not available on the website Monday night.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:32

The MHA has said that persons indulging in such acts must be sternly dealt with and booked under relevant provisions of law. "In Tripura Communists broke the statue of Lenin to gain sympathy". He further said BJP should expel H Raja for his "casteist Periyar" post, which was put up hours before the Periyar statue was vandalised in Tamil Nadu.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:32

Egypt gave a warm welcome to Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Monday, with military fanfare and a trip to the Suez Canal meant to underline a growing strategic partnership. Qatar has been under a land, sea and air blockade by Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt since June. "Instead of buttressing Saudi's PR offensive in a bid to boost trade, Mrs May has a moral imperative to see that Saudi immediately stops killing Yemen's women and children, and end the ...

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:32

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah visited the hospital where Justice Shetty has been admitted. Reports said that Justice Shetty has been stabbed at least 3 times. "It has been found that the accused had complained against 15-17 public servants in connection with supply of furniture". Explaining the apparent reason behind the incident, sources said that the attacker had filed a complaint against a Government official in the past which had been dismissed by the Lokayukta.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:06

The OEA says lawmakers have until April 23rd to pass a meaningful raise for educators or they will shut down the schools. These efforts come after years of repeated failure by the Oklahoma legislature to advance teacher pay raises. A Facebook group called " Oklahoma Teacher Walkout: The Time is Now " has gained over 40,000 members since it was created a week ago. "I love Stillwater, the community and the district", Morejon said.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:04

Sultan Azlan Cup is the virtually the last opportunity for Sardar Singh and the youngsters to make an impression on selectors with Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018 round the corner. Vivaldi was on hand again to deny England in the 35th minute, just getting to the ball ahead of Sam Ward on the goal-line after great work by Chris Griffiths before the South Americans took the lead through Gilardi's superb stroke six minues later.

by | March 07, 2018 | 16:01

Turkish police on Monday detained four Iraqis suspected of planning an attack on the US embassy in Ankara , media reports said. The Ankara governor's office said in a statement that it had taken "extra security measures" after USA sources provided Turkish intelligence with information on the possibility of terror attacks against the embassy and American homes.

by | March 07, 2018 | 15:57

Tuesday, officials say the juvenile suspect was arrested and charged with manufacture, possession, sale, use or attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction. The student in question has been removed from campus, and will remain off campus throughout the investigation. He was previously convicted of threatening a school officer or employee, according to court records.

by | March 07, 2018 | 15:29

The offensive appears to have followed the tactics Assad and his allies have used at other key points in the war: laying siege to rebel-held areas, subjecting them to bombardment, launching a ground assault and offering passage out to civilians who flee and fighters who withdraw.

by | March 07, 2018 | 15:24

It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500. Its quick ratio for the most recent quarter is 1.40. LLC increased its holdings in shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb by 523.5% during the third quarter. On Thursday, October 6 the stock rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to "Neutral". Robert W. Baird has "Hold" rating and $590.0 target. The rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, September 12 to "Equal-Weight".