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by | May 16, 2018 | 13:11

Russian Federation and Iran also sought to strengthen their business ties long before the 2015 agreement, despite worldwide sanctions in place. "As far as we are aware, the European troika, China , Iran and Russian Federation have announced their plans to comply with the JCPOA", Lavrov said Monday.

by | May 16, 2018 | 14:14

The face-off in Karnataka is being seen as the Congress's last stand in a battle to claim national party status, while for the BJP it is a chance to come closer to realizing Modi's dream of an India purged of the Congress. "We don't have any empirical evidence to state if the presence of party leaders does help the party win seats". Maryada and Garima of honourable PM must be kept intact, ' tweeted the Patna Sahib MP, tagging both Modi and BJP national president Amit Shah .

by | May 16, 2018 | 14:09

Congress spokesperson Mohan Prakash questioned the BJP's issues with with the old-fashioned ballot system. Uddhav pointed out that the BJP was losing bypolls but winning assembly elections. "The Election Commission should conduct elections through ballot papers to remove doubts. The EC should think over this", Patil said. This means it will be a four-way fight with the Shiv Sena , BJP, Congress and local outfit Bahujan Vikas Aghadi (BVA) trying to make a cut in a contest that is very ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:47

Tom Green County Republican voters also have only one race on the runoff ballot. For the May 22 runoff, Stein says he's watching the Republican runoff for retiring Congressman Ted Poe's seat in District 2 and the Democratic runoff to decide who will take on incumbent Congressman John Culberson in competitive District 7.

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:42

Japan and the United States have urged North Korea to take specific actions under worldwide non-nuclear treaties. The regime plans to close its nuclear test site next week. North Korea will join global efforts to ban nuclear weapons testing, an official from the regime has said, following an earlier pledge to halt all nuclear and ballistic missile tests.

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:45

The song also references "Wonder Woman", who was recently brought to the big screen by Israeli actress Gal Gadot. But the tweet, which was retweeted hundreds of times, was entirely made up. "Does the Secretary of State share my dismay", he asked, "that Brexit doesn't mean we're leaving the Eurovision Song Contest? ". Yup, that's our reaction of the night right there, people.

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:24

Sonam opted for a Vera Wang couture gown while attending the red carpet for Hollywood movie Solo: A Star Wars Story. Mahira had announced that she will be representing the beauty brand she endorses in a social media post. (Photo: L'oreal Paris India/Twitter) Sonam Kapoor is a sight for sore eyes in these photos from her second day at Cannes 2018. On both the days, the fashionista slayed at the red carpet with her sartorial choices.

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:46

China said Pak Thae Song, vice-chairman of the Central Committee of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea, visited Beijing on Monday at the invitation of the Chinese Communist Party. Relations fell to a new low in the past year as Beijing, angered by Pyongyang's nuclear and missile tests, backed a series of United Nations sanctions against its Cold War-era ally.

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:00

Department of Energy operates a national research laboratory and a nuclear weapons complex. A number of buildings have been demolished at North Korea's nuclear test site, according to satellite photos made public on Monday, providing proof for the first time that work is underway to dismantle the site.

by | May 16, 2018 | 12:57

And the idea of contemplating him not being there now is not something that she wants to have to do. "His girlfriend, Meghan Markle , has been subject to a wave of abuse and harassment", it said in a statement on November 8, 2016. British media reports her mother, Doria Ragland , is now the leading candidate to walk her daughter down the aisle . He spent many years supervising the lighting and camera crew for the "Married..." So who is Thomas Markle? ET has reached out to ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:27

Children, pregnant women, elderly and unwell people and girls who are menstruating are allowed not to fast . The faithful in Turkey, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia and others prayed the holy month's first taraweeh, a special nightly prayer and one of the hallmarks of Ramadan , on Wednesday.

by | May 16, 2018 | 11:19

Belt use saves thousands of lives each year across America. Law enforcement will be cracking down on Click It or Ticket violators around the clock. Motor vehicle occupants who buckle up increase their chances of surviving a crash by as much as 75 percent. Don't be surprised to see lots of blue lights Tuesday afternoon along highways from Ashland, Ky., to Ironton as tri-state emergency responders kick off the national Click It or Ticket seat belt campaign.

by | May 16, 2018 | 11:31

Malaysia jailed opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim waves to supporters as he leaves a hospital in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. After he was sacked in 1998, Anwar was jailed in the majority Muslim nation for committing sodomy and abusing power, charges he denied.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:54

Foreign Minister Simon Coveney "summoned the Israeli ambassador to Ireland ... to express Ireland's shock and dismay at the level of death and injury yesterday on the Gaza Strip", the ministry said in a statement . Russian Federation and China on Tuesday also raised concerns over the deadly violence. Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has condemned Monday's carnage in the Gaza Strip as "an act of provocation and a violation of global law".

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:23

RTÉ's coverage of premier sporting events will shrink further after TV3 won the rights to broadcast the majority of Champions League football matches from next season. BT also confirmed that the clash will be broadcast for free too. For subscribers, the game is being screened on BT Sport 2 , BT Sport 2 HD and in 4K on the BT Sport UHD channel.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:05

Suddenly the militants exited the vehicle and immediately stage strikes with swords against policemen, provincial police spokesman Sunarto said. Tribunnews.com reported a TV journalist, not yet identified at the time of writing, suffered some wounds because he was near the fences for a news release on drugs at the police headquarters.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:45

According to reports, two pillars and a girder of the Chaukaghat-Lehertara flyover in Varanasi's cantonment area collapsed, burying several people, majority laborers and passersby, under the debris. Later, the flyover caused big problem not only at the entry of Varanasi Junction (Cantonment) railway station but also at Cantt. Engineer-in-Chief Irrigation Department Bhupendra Sharma and Managing Director UP Jal Nigam Rajesh Mittal are members of the probe committee.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:38

Sajid Javid told the Home Affairs Select Committee 32 were foreign offenders and 31 people removed by officials rather than a court order. Mr Javid revealed the figure in his first appearance before the Commons home affairs committee since replacing Amber Rudd who resigned last month over the Windrush scandal.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:12

No country in this chamber would act with more restraint than Israel has", she added. In a tweet, the president said Palestinians are not terrorists and Hamas is only defending the Palestinian homeland against Israel as an occupying power.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:10

May 5, in more than 80 cities of Russian Federation held rallies in connection with the fourth inauguration of President Putin with the slogan "He's not our king". It is estimated that across Russian Federation have detained about 1,600 people. Around one in 10 of those arrested were minors, according to OVD-Info, an independent monitor that tracks arrests.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:45

The new USA embassy opened in Jerusalem while in Gaza , roughly 50 miles away, there were deadly clashes between Israeli soldiers and Palestinians. Turkish President Recep Tayyip called the attacks by the Israeli military "genocide" and "state terror", prompting a response from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:17

Mary Gay Scanlon won a 10-way Democratic primary in southeastern Pennsylvania's 5th Congressional District, which is likely to flip to Democrats following a court-ordered redrawing of the state's congressional district boundaries. The fact that seven seats came open this year helped spur the unusually high number of contested races. Renacci received and Blankenship misplaced. The Idaho GOP gubernatorial primary pits Rep.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:53

Perhaps more importantly, though, Saturday's statement did not mention invitations to experts or global inspectors, and it was unclear if that offer had been rescinded. Both India and Pakistan established themselves as nuclear powers after a similar number of tests - and neither has detonated a bomb since 1998. "The U.S.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:57

According to U.S. entertainment website TMZ , Mr Markle, who has recently been caught up in a media storm over paparazzi photographs, will not be going to the royal wedding on Saturday at George's Chapel, Windsor Castle. Queen Elizabeth's grandson and the sixth-in-line to the British throne, and Markle (36) will marry on Saturday at St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in a ceremony that has sparked huge global media interest.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:22

Game times will be announced at a later date. The Gavitt Tipoff Games are an annual early-season series played between the two conferences and named in honor of Dave Gavitt, founder of the Big East and basketball visionary. Wisconsin and Xavier met in last year's Gavitt Games when the Musketeers defeated the Badgers on the road. Meanwhile, Penn State is coming off the most successful season in recent memory, reaching the semifinals of the Big Ten tournament and going on to win the ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:08

Seven fled the London Olympic Games in 2012. Refugee Advice and Casework Service principal solicitor Sarah Dale told AAP her Sydney legal centre has helped a number of the athletes lodge applications for protection before their Games visas expire.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:29

On Monday, he said he would meet party leaders again to discuss the Cabinet formation but reiterated in clear terms that as prime minister, he will make the final decision, a statement that could make his relationship with Anwar uneasy. Mahathir said he can't suspend Apandi until he is investigated. "We are slowly getting to the bottom of things and many of our senior officers are volunteering information accompanied, of course, by documents", Tun Dr Mahathir said in his first remarks to an ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:13

Meanwhile, Harris Sani, who is Anwar's nephew, when met, said the family expects him to be released from the centre here after the Royal Pardon on Wednesday. His freedom is expected to ease fears of a growing rift within the newly formed coalition government, after differences erupted between supporters of Mahathir and Anwar over cabinet positions and Anwar's role in the party.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:24

Authorities said they're trying to figure out whether the explosion was accidental or intentional. The deceased individual was in the building when it exploded, Bommarito said, according to Fox 11. There was a daycare located across the street from the building with the explosion, but officials confirmed no children were injured and they were working to reunite the kids with their families.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:19

Germany could refuse to join the U.S.in tightening sanctions against the Iran , but then those German companies that decide to keep their operations in the country could lose access in the USA market. "We have no illusions about Iran's disruptive behavior, but we think we can tackle those in other ways", British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:19

I know what it feels like to be left out of that. This inclusiveness will not end there, as Savage's sizing chart is bigger then the likes of other lingerie lines such as Victoria's Secret . Rihanna had a witty reply waiting, adding, "OK, you met me". Still, the Rihanna Navy ate it up. She says that when it comes to lingerie, "I think the most important thing for me is that it's comfortable".

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:15

A pair of Democratic lawmakers are introducing a bill that would save the top cybersecurity role at the White House after the Trump administration announced Tuesday it plans to eliminate the position. In a tweet storm Tuesday , Senate Intelligence Committee vice chair Mark Warner (D-VA) laid out a long list of cyber threats - from state actors like China and Russian Federation to ransomware and cyber crime - and called on the White House to keep the cyber coordinator position.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:41

Lori Alhadeff and Ryan Petty are holding a news conference Tuesday morning outside the Broward County Governmental Center to formally make the announcement. Alhadeff is running for a seat in Broward County School District 4 , while Petty is running in Broward County School District 8 . "The only thing I understood is the reason for the PROMISE program was to give kids second chances and also to help fight the 'school to prison pipeline.' But besides that, they were not very clear in ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:08

Iowa's attorney general Tom Miller indicated that he would not defend the law because it "would undermine rights and protections for women", The AP reported. A heartbeat typically manifests at about six weeks into a pregnancy. "It seems very uncharacteristic and extreme for an abortion ban of this magnitude to happen here".

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:50

A photo of the man knocking the canister away was taken on Monday, when Palestinian protests drastically intensified in reaction to the U.S. moving its embassy to Jerusalem . Palestinians carry away an injured protester who was shot in his leg during clashes with Israeli forces east of Gaza City. The military alleged some protesters threw rocks and Molotov cocktails, and burned tires.