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by | April 23, 2018 | 02:52

Police said in a statement that opposition politician Nikol Pashinyan and two other lawmakers had been "forcibly removed" from the protest. Riot police using stun grenades clashed with demonstrators at the march led by Pashinyan in Yerevan's Erebuni suburb.

by | April 23, 2018 | 01:21

The move comes in the wake of massive outcry over the government's inaction against the rising number of rape cases, the most recent of which receiving worldwide condemnation, was the gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua city of Indian-held Kashmir.

by | April 23, 2018 | 01:02

Police identified the suspect as 49-year-old Jamal Jackson, describing him as a local vagrant. Inmate records indicate that Jackson was initially booked into the Ventura County jail on attempted murder charges, but after the victim succumbed to his injuries, the charge was changed to murder.

by | April 23, 2018 | 02:21

In case of rape of a girl aged below 16, minimum punishment has been increased from 10 to 20 years, extendable to imprisonment for rest of life - meaning imprisonment till that person's natural life. Hundreds of lawyers from the local bar association also tried to prevent police entering a court to put their investigation before a judge, saying the men accused were innocent.

by | April 23, 2018 | 00:43

Both Shoemate and Levin were wearing seatbelts. According to a preliminary investigation, the deputy was responding to an emergency call when he approached a fire truck and tried to pass it. The accident happened just after 1 a.m. on Highway 61 north of Front Barnhart, Missouri. Shoemate's vehicle was struck head on with a auto traveling northbound.

by | April 23, 2018 | 00:18

The U.N. said more security measures were needed before the inspectors could go in. At the second location, "there was an explosion followed by small-arms fire directed at (the) UNDSS team and the Russian military police", said the report, adding that the team had returned safely to Damascus .

by | April 23, 2018 | 01:25

Sold All: 2 Reduced: 2 Increased: 11 New Position: 8. Numeric Invsts Ltd Llc reported 24,800 shares. EBMT has 2,130 shares volume. Ameritas Inv Partners holds 0.01% or 2,641 shs in its capital. About 11,998 shares traded or 180.85% up from the average. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. increased its stake in Eagle Bancorp by 3.1% in the third quarter.

by | April 23, 2018 | 01:16

Two people have reportedly been arrested in connection with the violence. She said police were tracking down a number of other supporters involved in the violence. He said the PSL should provide concrete plans on interventions they will be implementing to stop violence at football matches and ensure safety of spectators and officials.

by | April 22, 2018 | 23:35

British foreign minister Boris Johnson will meet his Zimbabwean counterpart Sibusiso Moyo and ministers from neighbouring African countries for talks on Friday expected to include Harare's possible readmittance to the Commonwealth. Speaking earlier this week, he praised the country's progress under Mnangagwa but said there was still much to do. "That's why Britain, the Commonwealth and the wider worldwide community will do everything it can in supporting Zimbabwe on its path of reform".

by | April 22, 2018 | 23:27

Police and witnesses allege that the attacker made a number of derogatory comments against his victim. Fortunately, a friend of the victim and a bystander helped him back onto the platform before he was struck by a train. Witnesses describe the aggressor as a man with a heavy build with a red shirt, black jacket and blue denim trousers. Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, ...

by | April 22, 2018 | 22:39

It's trickier than you think. . It's only a week until " Avengers: Infinity War " hits theatres and to get fans even more hyped for the upcoming superhero extravaganza, Captain America himself has shared some unbelievable behind-the-scenes footage from " Captain America : Winter Soldier ".

by | April 22, 2018 | 21:53

On Thursday, Comey also addressed whether the FBI leaks were the source of an article that appeared in The New York Times on October 31, just eight days before the election, under the headline, "Investigating Donald Trump , FBI Sees No Clear Link to Russian Federation".

by | April 22, 2018 | 21:58

The Modi-Xi summit meeting is taking place in the backdrop of a series of high level interactions between both the two countries starting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yis visit to India in December, the first after the Dokalam standoff.

by | April 22, 2018 | 21:48

Bash defended the question, saying her intent was not to embarrass Conway, but to question her about the "hard" and unusual situation of someone with a high profile position in the White House being married to someone saying critical things about the administration.

by | April 22, 2018 | 22:05

Israel was created exactly 70 years ago as a haven for refugees from the Holocaust. Portman's retreat exposed her to criticism from academics and pro-Palestinian activists. "I am not part of the BDS movement and do not endorse it". "She borders on antisemitism in how she relates to Israel", Steinitz (Likud) said. Former Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters has been accused of anti-Semitism over his support for the BDS movement and statements about Israel, with some of his gigs pulled from ...

by | April 22, 2018 | 21:19

Some of the counter-protesters were arrested for wearing masks, according to reports. The lead-up to the event rattled Newnan, a town of about 33,000 people, USA Today reported. "If it's controversial in America, we gonna talk about it", he said. 'We need to round (illegal immigrants) up and put them in camps if need be. We're showing them that we don't support this.

by | April 22, 2018 | 20:16

US and European regulators on Friday will announce they are requiring emergency inspections within the next 20 days of fan blades of almost 700 CFM56-7B engines worldwide after the crash this week of a Southwest Airlines jet that killed one person, two sources said.

by | April 22, 2018 | 20:09

Black Panther was chosen as the first film to be screened in Saudi, which tells the tale of a young monarch of a fictional resource-rich African kingdom. The opening of commercial movie theaters is just one of the many reforms taking place under Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman as part of his " Vision 2030 " economic program.

by | April 22, 2018 | 20:37

The surrender of the enclave in south Damascus, which includes the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp, Hajar al-Aswad district and neighbouring areas, will bring the entire area around the capital back under Assad's control. Militants gave up the town days after the alleged attack. The goal of the attack was to recapture Batra Mountain alongside Al-Nassiriyah. Syrian rebels surrendered a town northeast of Damascus to government forces on Thursday, the Associated Press reported, citing ...

by | April 22, 2018 | 19:37

The regional prosecutor's office opened an investigation into the threat, amid contradictory information about what happened. The local government earlier evacuated the major tourist attraction after local bar owner heard the man uttering threats at the site in the northwestern region of Normandy.

by | April 22, 2018 | 19:13

Later at an interaction with the Indian diaspora, the Indian prime minister talked about "surgical strikes" on Pakistan to demolish terror training camps and warned Pakistan that India will not tolerate those who like to export terror and will respond to them "in the language they understand".

by | April 22, 2018 | 20:14

We don't think of a ponny walla, houseboat owner or boatman who gets sustenance for the entire year. Bukhari said the government will work out a strategy on how to tackle student protests . I appeal to parents to spend time with the children and apprise them that the Kathua case is before the court now. The students are emotionally hurt by whatever is happening and we have to take care of all this.

by | April 22, 2018 | 19:09

The stock increased 3.47% or $2.25 during the last trading session, reaching $67.05. About 929,946 shares traded or 53.50% up from the average. Nexstar Broadcasting Group had 34 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

by | April 22, 2018 | 17:31

Palestine will approach the UN Security Council to demand global protection for Palestinians under Israeli occupation, a spokesman for President Mahmoud Abbas said on Friday, the Anadolu Agency reported. "Fadi was meant to fly on Sunday to Turkey, to chair an global conference on energy", the statement added. Hamas , designated a terrorist group by many Western countries, denies this.

by | April 22, 2018 | 18:33

Rajasthan started their IPL 2018 campaign on a poor note, hammered by SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) by 9 wickets. They however, gained momentum and registered two back-to-back wins against Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore. Interestingly, the defending champions come into the match with a win in their last outing. Rajasthan Royals , however, lost to Chennai Super Kings in their last game and will be keen to put up a winning show in front of the home crowd.

by | April 22, 2018 | 17:35

Investors with ventures along much of Market Street in West Philadelphia and Broad Street in North Philadelphia, as well as neighborhoods such as Mantua, Point Breeze, and Brewerytown, may be in for new tax breaks under a federal program created to promote development in rural and low-income urban communities nationwide.

by | April 22, 2018 | 18:59

While paying tribute to nine CRPF men killed in a Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh's Sukma early in March, Singh said that Naxals are resorting to "cowardly" tactics since Left Wing Extremism (LWE) is on the wane. (G.N.S) Dt. 22 Mumbai Fourteen Naxalites were today killed in an encounter with the police in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district. Director General of Police Satish Mathur congratulated the C-60 team which participated in the encounter.

by | April 22, 2018 | 17:36

Russian online watchdog Roskomnadzor banned thousands of IP addresses globally in an attempt to shut down the popular messaging app Telegram, which encrypts user communications and prevents government spying. He said that the United States supports the OSCE representative on freedom of the media's call on Russian authorities to reconsider the restrictive measures against Telegram and to "promote a free, independent, and diverse communications environment".

by | April 22, 2018 | 18:13

Her husband Andrew Jordan (42) and her sister Ilze Skormane had been frantically wandering around the streets looking for Liga since she left. They took a look at the body and told police that the shirt and hair were similar to that of the missing woman.

by | April 22, 2018 | 17:41

They issued a "market perform" rating and a $57.50 target price on the stock. The institutional investor held 56,675 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.33 million, up from 6,365 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

by | April 22, 2018 | 17:18

Barca coach Ernesto Valverde last week claimed Iniesta's departure was not certain, but the 33-year-old Spain worldwide had earlier indicated the team's Champions League quarter-final exit at the hands of Roma could prove to be his last appearance in the competition.

by | April 22, 2018 | 15:54

The suspect, who was reportedly naked except for a jacket, fled the scene on foot. "He is a white man with short hair", authorities tweeted. They've have posted a photo and description of a person they want to speak with. More than 30 police officers arrived at the scene but the alleged suspect had already ran off by then. Vanderbilt University Medical Center officials said they received three patients from the shooting: one was considered critical but stable and the two others were in ...

by | April 22, 2018 | 16:14

Police said they were looking for 29-year-old Travis Reinking of Morton, Illinois, as a person of interest in the shooting. Check back for details. Some of the injured people have been admitted to Vanderbilt Hospital. Three of them are said to be in critical condition. Waffle House spokesperson Pat Warner called it a "very troubling" situation. "Our thoughts are with those affected".

by | April 22, 2018 | 15:03

Senior leaders recall that then-Congress President Sonia Gandhi depended on then CPI (M ) general secretary Harkishan Singh Surjeet even to build consensus on the choice of Manmohan Singh as PM. Sitaram Yechury placed the Central Committee's minority point of view". She also indicated that regional secular parties would be preferred to Congress, a national secular party, when it comes to fighting the BJP.

by | April 22, 2018 | 14:02

As Nawaz Sharif left for London PTI spokesman has issued a video statement saying that following his trip it should be ensured that neither the accountability process has been suffered nor the prime accuse managed to flee. He said time and again prime ministers were dislodged from office or the elected governments were sent packing. In a brief interaction with newsmen in London, Nawaz Sharif said that his wife Begum Kulsoom Nawaz was undergoing radiotherapy and six chemotherapy sessions ...