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by | April 02, 2018 | 18:48

Boko Haram's almost nine-year fight to establish an Islamic state in northeast Nigeria has claimed at least 20,000 lives and displaced more than two million people. "Unknown to many, we have been in wider cessation-of-hostility talks with the insurgents for some time now", Minister of Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed said in a statement in late March.

by | April 02, 2018 | 18:40

The details of her visit and itinerary were kept secret due to the sensitive nature of the trip. Malala also met with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi during her visit to Pakistan. She said she failed to understand why she was being subjected to this kind of criticism. The trip comes two days after Malala, now a student at Oxford University in Britain, made her emotional return to Pakistan, where her surprise visit has been met with widespread joy and pride.

by | April 02, 2018 | 18:41

Apart from Kejriwal, the other AAP leaders who have apologised to Jaitley include AAP MP Sanjay Singh, senior leader Ashutosh, Deepak Bajpai and spokesperson Raghav Chadha. Mr Gadkari filed the case against Mr Kejriwal in 2013 for putting his name in the list of "India's most corrupt leaders" and made it public at his party meeting before the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:46

Late on Saturday, negotiators reached a deal to evacuate wounded Jaish al Islam civilians and fighters to Idlib in the northwest. The increase in special operations troops in the northern Syrian city was confirmed by Col. Rebels appear have struck a deal that could bring fighting in the Syrian area of eastern Ghouta to an end. Douma's fall would seal the rebels' worst defeat since 2016, driving them from their last big stronghold near the capital, and would also carry potent symbolism.

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:42

The veteran leftist leading in the polls, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, and his conservative rival, Ricardo Anaya, both hit back at the Republican president , whose anti-Mexican diatribes and insistence that Mexico pay for his planned border wall have made him supremely unpopular here.

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:37

Phil Plait, an astronomer, says if you see it you may think it's a meteor show - but meteors are a little different. The abandoned craft is expected to make its plunge between the afternoon of Sunday and early Monday morning GMT, the ESA said in a blog post announcing its revised forecast.

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:34

The announcement follows warnings that Chinese officials have made for several weeks in an escalating trade dispute between the world's two largest economies. Trump has expressed disgust for multilateral trade decisions and has favored more adversarial action. The ministry said it had Chinese public opinion on its side after asking for views about the trade measures.

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:33

Easter isn't the only day they need volunteers. "We have all ages of volunteers". A professional chef was brought in to prepare a meal consisting of honey glazed ham, carrots, mashed potatoes, tossed salad, quiche, and assorted desserts.

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:27

The operations by security forces rendered a severe dent to militant groups such as the Hizbul Mujahideen and the Lashker-e-Taiba, officials said here. "Besides killing an army officer previous year, this group of HM operatives was involved in a series of attacks on civilians and security forces", a police official, who requested anonymity, told BenarNews.

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:21

Russian Federation said yesterday that Britain had to reduce its diplomatic staff by more than 50 more people as a crisis in ties between Moscow and the West escalated over the nerve agent attack on a former spy. The move clarified Russia's response to Britain's expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats. Business Insider also confirmed the reports with the State Department, noting "that the White House's diplomatic expulsion will not require Russian Federation to reduce its ...

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:09

Hossler didn't quite have the nerves of steel Poulter had. Just as he did on the 72nd hole, Hossler hit his first shot into a bunker on 18; however, this time he was unable to save it, immediately finding a second bunker and hitting his third shot over the hole and into the water.

by | April 02, 2018 | 16:59

Hours before Saturday's incident, former Sacramento Kings forward Matt Barnes led demonstrators in a rally with Clark's family. Others showed support by holding their fists in the air. Vallucci also calls what the deputy who hit Cleveland did a hit-and-run. The chairman of a police oversight commission urged attendees to continue their activism by showing up to meetings and pushing for systemic change.

by | April 02, 2018 | 15:07

The attack started when two suicide auto bombs exploded at the entrance to the heavily fortified base in Bulo-Marer, an agricultural town in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region, said Somali army Colonel Ahmed Hassan. An AMISOM spokesman could not be reached for comment. At least 10 Al-Shabab fighters were killed in Bulo Marer fighting, security sources told VOA Somali, on condition of anonymity.

by | April 02, 2018 | 14:57

In a segment with CNN, the Facebook said that he is not against regulation. Cambridge Analytica has faced a series of allegations of wrongdoing since Mr Wylie came forward to claim the company had collected data from millions of Facebook profiles users without their knowledge .

by | April 02, 2018 | 14:40

They were the top vote-getters in a first round election in early February. However, on January 9, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights issued an Advisory Opinion in favor of same gender marriage, a binding obligation for all signatory nations of the American Convention on Human Rights, of which Costa Rica is a member.

by | April 02, 2018 | 14:39

Quoted by Russian media, Lavrov said U.S. Ambassador Jon Huntsman had been summoned on March 29 to the Foreign Ministry, where he was told that Russia is responding quid pro quo to the U.S. Russian Federation rejects Britain's accusation it stood behind the attack and has cast the allegations as part of an elaborate Western plot to sabotage East-West relations and isolate Moscow.

by | April 02, 2018 | 12:28

According to the sources, the victim is a resident of the community at Kukio Golf and Beach Club . The 25-year-old man is reportedly in critical condition. There were four injuries in that incident. Signs warning ocean goers of the shark hazard are posted within a one mile distance from the incident.

by | April 02, 2018 | 12:21

According to the senior police official, the Bhagalpur police team will continue to camp in Patna to arrest other accused in the Bhagalpur violence case. "I was not absconding as I have not committed any crime", Arijit said after his arrest. "I hope he would not have to stay behind bars for 14 days", said his lawyer Biresh Prasad Mishra.

by | April 02, 2018 | 10:28

Meanwhile, there will be a few showers persisting near Irish Sea coasts on Friday night but otherwise it is expected to be dry with good clear spells developing. Met Eireann warn that a band of heavy rain will fall in southern counties on Sunday night, and will extend northwards overnight and during Monday, turning wintry with falls of sleet and snow in some areas.

by | April 02, 2018 | 09:47

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti expressed grief over the death of two civilians during various security operations in Anantnag and Shopian districts. One of the civilians killed during the encounter at Kachidoora was Zubair Ahmad Bhat, a resident of Gopalpora village of Kulgam. Clashes between the locals and police broke out after news of the killing of the militants spread in south Kashmir.

by | April 02, 2018 | 08:48

Suzuki, through its unit Maruti Suzuki India Ltd , will supply Toyota with 30,000 to 50,000 units of its Baleno and Vitara SUV cars annually, according to the Nikkei report. Together, the duo will release jointly developed electric vehicles in India in 2020. "By selling rebadged and slightly changed Balenos and Vitaras, Toyota can bolster its distribution network and move more towards expanding its market share".

by | April 02, 2018 | 08:19

That actually makes more sense considering who the main characters are, though we're happy they went in a different direction. It sounded great. Simple, right? "We've been to the altar a few times". "I think it's kind of like A Christmas Carol with Bill and Ted ", teased Solomon. 'It's this kind of independent spirit, and the films have an anachronistic quality to them that's a big part of what they are, fundamentally'.

by | April 02, 2018 | 06:43

Unsurprisingly, Trump's outburst borrowed almost word-for-word from an interview on "Fox & Friends Sunday", minutes earlier, with Brandon Judd, president of the National Border Patrol Council. According to advocacy group Mi Familia Vota, the president's tweets reveal that "Trump clearly has no idea how DACA works-there are tight requirements (including age caps & limitations on arrival dates), making most undocumented immigrants ineligible for DACA".

by | April 02, 2018 | 04:15

The British government expelled 23 Russian diplomats and announced the termination of contacts with Russia at a high level. We take note of all incidents of this kind and draw conclusions. Four of those diplomats were sent home from Germany, whose foreign minister said Sunday that his country remained open to dialogue and hoped eventually to "rebuild trust" with Moscow .

by | April 02, 2018 | 03:16

Trump tweets on Easter that Mexico is doing next to "NOTHING" to stop illegal immigration and laughs "at our dumb immigration laws". The United States, Canada and Mexico are now renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement at President Trump's insistence.

by | April 02, 2018 | 02:36

It need be mentioned that the incident left more than a dozen of the Gazans dead and the global condemning the violence. The day quickly turned into the bloodiest day in Gaza since the 2014 war as Palestinian protesters and Israeli military clashed along the fence.

by | April 02, 2018 | 00:09

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has once again hit out at Bharatiya Janata Party Chief Amit Shah , and said that the BJP chief believes he is a Chanakya and will change things for the party. Congress is doing politics on minority status to Lingayats. The state government has also made a decision to accord the recognition of a separate religion status on March 19 to Lingayats and Veerashaiva Lingayats, who follow the principles of 12th century social reformer Basava, Moily said.

by | April 02, 2018 | 00:07

Another three people were arrested after police executed warrants at six properties in Perth and regional WA on Thursday, but no charges have been laid and investigations are ongoing. ATLANTA-Child sexual abuse in the United States is costly, with an average lifetime cost of $1.1 million per death of female victims and $1.5 million per death of male victims, according to a new study.

by | April 01, 2018 | 23:52

Her front teeth were missing. "As a new mom, you're always worrying about your kids and realistically I can't be there all the time", she said. Devonte, Hannah, 16, and Sierra, 12, who were also in the vehicle, have yet to be found and there is an ocean search effort underway.

by | April 01, 2018 | 23:00

Srinagar , April 1:Seven militants were killed and two army men sustained injuries in an ongoing encounter at Dragad area of Sugan in south Kashmir's Shopian district on Sunday. Another youth, he said, was killed in a gunfight with forces at Dialgam in Islamabad district. Three terrorists were also gunned down by the security forces.

by | April 01, 2018 | 22:37

The state government had yesterday said it would not allow the BJP team to visit the coal towns of Asansol and Raniganj as prohibitory orders under Section 144, CrPC were in force in the riot-hit areas. One person was killed and two police officers suffered serious injuries on Monday when clashes broke out between two groups over a Ram Navami procession in Raniganj area of Bardhaman West district.

by | April 01, 2018 | 22:27

There were protests as Tuleyev himself was criticised for failing to visit the scene of the tragedy in the first few days after the incident. Investigators found last week that fire exits in the mall were blocked, the alarm system was broken and the public address system was not switched on.

by | April 01, 2018 | 21:39

We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising. He added: 'I consider that it has supported and endorsed the most blatant acts of antisemitism'. "It doesn't work if we're suspending several people a week", said one party veteran. The Sunday Times said its investigation into 20 of the biggest pro-Corbyn Facebook groups had uncovered routine attacks on Jewish people, including Holocaust denial.

by | April 01, 2018 | 21:31

Militants fired upon the security forces, turning the search operation into an encounter, a police official said. A militant has surrendered before the security forces in Anantnag district. "He was killed. The other one was caught alive", he said. While seven of them belonged to Hizbul Mujahideen, one of them was from Lashkar-e-Taiba. Police said all the eight militants who were killed in the fire exchange were locals.

by | April 01, 2018 | 21:22

The computer-simulated Key Resolve is scheduled for two weeks starting in mid-April. Around 11,500 U.S. troops and some 300,000 South Korean soldiers are set to participate in the first of the two drills, Foal Eagle, which will continue for four weeks, one month less than its normal duration, reports Efe news.