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by | April 03, 2018 | 21:21

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres gave an opening speech at a donor conference in which the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia, both members of the worldwide coalition involved in the conflict, were participating, Efe news reported.

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:14

The dead elephant had to be removed from a ditch by the side of the motorway where its body had ended up following the drama around noon on Monday. Police released pictures of the elephants appearing to feed on grass by crash barriers before being led to a safer area.

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:04

His daughter is said to be conscious and talking. Ireland is among 29 countries who have expelled Russian diplomats over the Salisbury attack, with European Union and USA leaders having publicly backed the British claims of likely Russian responsibility.

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:05

Russian President Vladimir Putin is starting a two-day visit to Ankara on Tuesday, during which he, jointly with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan , will co-chair a High-Level Turkish-Russian Cooperation Council (HLCC) meeting and discuss bilateral cooperation and worldwide issues.

by | April 03, 2018 | 20:03

The interception comes after a massive campaign waged against the ethnic Muslim minority group since last August by Myanmar's military and its allies, which has thus far driven some 700,000 people to refugee. "All 56 passengers, mostly children and women, are safe but exhausted and hungry", said the navy chief. The boats also leave from Bangladesh, and their passengers are not always all Rohingya.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:56

A case registered against a BJP worker, Raja Chauhan, for firing during a protest in Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior, against the dilution of the Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe Act. The Act is a substantiative law and we have just asked that implementation of the same would require adherence to procedural law as given in the criminal procedural code.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:42

Although it was the first time a North Korean leader ever watched a K-pop performance, experts said , Kim's apparent thumbs-up is not likely to lead to any change of policy toward South Korean cultural content in the near future. The statement came as a surprise to many since it has been known that it is a punishable crime for North Koreans to consume South Korean pop culture.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:32

A federal judge in Washington sentenced Alex van der Zwaan on Tuesday. Alex van der Zwaan leaves U.S. District Court after pleading guilty to making false statements, on February 20 in Washington , D.C. Gates, 45, was indicted by a federal grand jury in October on eight counts, including fraud and money laundering, as part of the special counsel's probe into ties between the Trump campaign and the Russian government.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:13

The MI-17 helicopter of the Air Force left for Kedarnath with the construction material of the Irrigation Department from Guptkashi. All passengers are safe and only faced minor injuries, reports news agency ANI . The M17 helicopter itself was badly damaged in the crash. A court of inquiry has been ordered to ascertain the cause of the accident, official sources said in Delhi.

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:12

Telugu Desam Party president and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu arrived in New Delhi late Monday night to meet Parliamentary Party leaders of all non-BJP partiesto gain support for the no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government.

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:46

The August 2, 2017 memo attached to the Monday night filing grants Mueller the authority to investigate allegations that Manafort "committed a crime or crimes by colluding with Russian government officials with respect to the Russian government's efforts to interfere with the 2016 election for President of the United States" and "committed a crime or crimes arising our of payments he received from the Ukrainian government before and during the tenure of President Viktor Yanukovych".

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:44

The deal with the UN's refugee agency (UNHCR) would have seen at least 16,250 of 37,000 migrants relocated to "Western countries" later identified as Germany, Canada and Italy. Netanyahu vowed to prioritize rehabilitating the neighborhoods of south Tel Aviv alongside implementing the global agreement. The deal, which aims to resettle one asylum seeker in a Western country for each one resettled in Israel, was criticized by Netanyahu's allies when it was announced without their prior ...

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:44

Notably, Jacques Chirac's economic reforms in the 1990s were derailed by massive strikes in 1995 . " We're defending the French public service, not just rail workers ", Emmanuel Grondein , the head of Sud Rail, one of the four unions behind the industrial action, said.

by | April 03, 2018 | 18:37

They are usually restricted and don't allow just anyone to freely use marijuana. The National Center for Health Statistics says 63,600 people died of drug overdoses in 2016. "The public is viewing medical marijuana as a reasonable option and health care needs to acknowledge that and catch up", she said. Marijuana use, particularly long-term use, has been associated with impaired memory, decision making and ability to perform complex tasks.

by | April 03, 2018 | 15:46

Prior to this, the Russian Foreign Ministry commented on the "presentation" booklets that British officials have recently handed out to foreign officials in Moscow. and Ms. Skripal? " another one asks. Lavrov also assailed the British authorities for stonewalling Russia's request for consular access to Yulia Skripal , 33, a Russian citizen whose condition has improved since she and her father fell critically ill on March 4.

by | April 03, 2018 | 15:36

The woman is now suing the hospital, saying it should have done more to prevent the attack. "Certainly, after watching the video, and hearing my client's version of events, the circumstantial evidence would lead one to conclude that the attack was religiously motivated", Majed Moughni, the woman's attorney, told CBS News .

by | April 03, 2018 | 15:38

The 32-year-old prince added "we have to have a peace agreement [between Palestinians and Israelis] to assure the stability for everyone". Saudi Arabia condemned US President Donald Trump's move to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel previous year, but Arab officials told leading media outlets that Riyadh was on board with a broader US strategy for an Israeli-Palestinian peace plan.

by | April 03, 2018 | 15:34

Aubameyang would add a lovely second 11 minutes later, before substitute Alexandre Lacazette's penalty after a barge by Badou Ndiaye in the box gave the scoreline a gloss that had not looked likely at half-time when Arsenal were booed off.

by | April 03, 2018 | 14:03

Dominique Barraza, a family friend, said they tried to send text messages and called his cell phone. He's been taken to a hospital for a medical evaluation. Hoz described the sewage pipe system as a disorienting labyrinth. "Opened it and the first they heard was help". Not only did he survive getting swept through sewage moving at 15 miles per hour (24 kph), he managed to find a pocket of breathable air and hang on until he was found, authorities said.

by | April 03, 2018 | 14:04

Additional sheriff's deputies and Florida Highway Patrol troopers also have been stationed at the Parkland school since the February 14 massacre. "As a first step, we are looking to see if we can get the kids through these entrances in a timely manner", Principal Ty Thompson said in a memo to parents.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:48

The court has ruled in favor of officers in a string of excessive force cases in recent years, often reversing lower courts that deny officers qualified immunity and making it harder for victims to pursue jury trials. Monday's ruling does not mean Kisela is off the legal hook in the civil suit filed by Hughes who, according to her attorney, suffered permanent injuries and has ongoing pain as well as emotional distress.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:36

The tourists, without a win in their last 12 overseas tests and needing victory to save the two-test series after losing the opener in Auckland, declared their second innings closed on 352-9 earlier on day four at Hagley Oval. Sodhi put on 47 runs for the seventh wicket with de Grandhomme and New Zealand looked in real trouble when the all-rounder pulled a Wood bouncer to Leach at fine leg.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:20

The Israeli Government announced that it would scrap controversial plans to deport African asylum seekers , saying it had reached an "unprecedented understanding" with the United Nations to resettle many of these migrants in Western countries.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:08

Devonte drew national attention after the black youngster was photographed in tears, hugging a white police officer during a 2014 protest in Portland, Oregon, over the deadly police shooting of a black man in Ferguson, Missouri. Nov, 15, 2010: One of the Hart's daughters Abigail, then 6 years old, told her teacher that she had "owies" on her tummy and back, according to a complaint filed in Minnesota.

by | April 03, 2018 | 12:57

A spike in violent crime in London has seen the city's murder rate overtake New York's for February and March. . "No arrests at this early stage; enquiries continue". Following a recent surge in violent crimes and stabbing incidents, the UK's capital has found itself outranking one of the world's most unsafe cities when it comes to murders.

by | April 03, 2018 | 12:52

There were three airstrikes which "destroyed" the building, he added. Other witnesses told Al Jazeera that more than 100 people were killed in the attack. "Fifteen Taliban were killed and 10 were wounded", Hazrat said. Both officials said the girls were deliberately poisoned. A spokesman for US Forces said they were not involved in Monday's airstrike.

by | April 03, 2018 | 12:45

Shah will hold a public rally in Bhawanipatna on April 4 and address party workers from six Lok Sabha constituencies in western Odisha (Bargarh, Balangir, Sambalpur, Kalahandi, Nabarangpur and Sundargarh) on April 5. Alleging that all parameters of development under the Siddaramaiah government were on the ebb, he said, "Though Bengaluru is mopping up revenue in good numbers, it is not percolating down to smaller cities and villages".

by | April 03, 2018 | 12:41

Regarding possible motives for Trump's latest outburst, which also took in Amazon , NBC and CNN , news outlets reported White House sources as saying Trump has been told his base thinks he has softened on immigration. Trump appears to have become aware of them over the weekend from a report on Fox News , which he regularly watches. "[Mexico] laugh [s] at our dumb immigration laws ".

by | April 03, 2018 | 09:44

The law was introduced to protect the marginalized communities against any type of discrimination and atrocities. The Supreme Court will later in the day hear the review plea filed by the government. Four persons were killed and several others, including policemen, sustained injuries in violent protests in Madhya Pradesh during the nationwide bandh called today by Dalit outfits against the alleged dilution of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

by | April 03, 2018 | 09:34

The Ministry of Oil will host a press conference on Wednesday in Bahrain to provide additional details on the discovery, including initial findings of size and extraction viability. It pumps about 45,000 barrels of oil a day from its Bahrain Field, according to Bloomberg data. Bahrain is the world's 57th largest petroleum producer, according to the U.S.

by | April 03, 2018 | 09:14

Approximately one in 10 respondents reported being frequently distracted by technology while driving. And 208 are only the numbers that [police] could identify. That means, on average in 2017, there were 958 distracted driving crashes per week. There are three types of driving distractions: manual , visual and cognitive .

by | April 03, 2018 | 06:13

The first plane carrying Russian diplomats expelled from the United States over the poisoning of a former spy arrived at Moscow's Vnukovo airport on Sunday. Commenting on the current situation, the UN General Secretary said that the situation resembles what we lived during the Cold War. Moscow responded by expelling 60 USA diplomats and closing Washington's consulate in Saint Petersburg.

by | April 03, 2018 | 06:13

The Rockets have rested plenty, as far as D'Antoni concerned. That's not only the best record in the West, but also in the National Basketball Association. "That's helped", D'Antoni told the Houston Chronicle. Houston shot 34 percent from the field and was 7 for 31 on 3-pointers. James Harden scored 25 points for Houston on 8-of-19 shooting.

by | April 03, 2018 | 05:13

Protesters marched through the streets of the California capital on Saturday, and Barnes took the podium to speak before gathered crowds. "It's disregard for human life", Cleveland told the Bee. One of the officers is white and one is black, according to reports. Barnes said, "It comes down to wrong and right", at the rally. "You're trying to tell me I can kill someone and get a paid vacation?" The incident marks the most significant escalation of police-protester interactions since city ...

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:36

The suspect was taken to a hospital in critical condition and underwent surgery. The attackers fled the scene after the incident but Okwudili was arrested after one Joseph Nwagu reported the matter at Sango Police Station. The Florida Highway Patrol got involved in the chase that ended at E. 28th Ave. and N. 15th St., where the suspect abandoned his auto. Four police officers were involved in the shooting and five officers have been placed on administrative leave as part of the standard ...