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by | May 18, 2018 | 16:27

It handed control of those crossings late a year ago to its rival, the West Bank-based Palestinian Authority, in a reconciliation deal signed in Cairo. Israel sealed four of its commercial crossings with Gaza in mid-2007 after Palestinian resistance movement Hamas wrested control of the strip from the Ramallah-based Palestinian Authority.

by | May 18, 2018 | 16:38

Indian Metrological Department (IMD) has issued an advisory to five states and 1 Union Territory over Cyclone "Sagar". Sagar has brought heavy rainfall to coastal areas in Yemen's Hadramawt and Mahra provinces and Socotra Island since forming in the Gulf of Aden on Wednesday and moving westward.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:31

In its letter, the securities regulator said it viewed the non-compliance "seriously" and warned PNB to be "cautious in future to ensure compliance". SEBI pointed out that there was a delay of one-six days by PNB in disclosing to the exchange the compliance report that it had filed with the CBI and the RBI.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:57

He cited big differences on intellectual property, agriculture, online purchases, energy, labour, rules of origin, and other issues. Despite the pessimistic message, Lighthizer vowed to keep trying to reach a deal. "To put it in a frame that maybe someone who. did a lot of real estate deals might understand", he said. "I'm confident in saying that we have found a proposal that is broadly acceptable to the three partners and our industries on the auto side of things", he said.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:46

Trump had attacked prescription drug companies for high drug prices during his election campaign. And he doesn't need congressional approval to do it. Azar said he wants to move some of the most expensive of those drugs to the Part D program, which is administered by private health insurance companies that negotiate discounts with drug companies.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:45

The BJP and the CPI (M) were leading in one seat each. Till late in the evening, independents had won 1,465 gram panchayat seats, which is higher than the 1,186 seats won by the Communist Party of India (Marxist). Of the total 48,650 seats in gram panchayats, 16,814 went uncontested. The BJP has made significant inroads into the assembly constituency of state tourism minister and Trinamul Congress strongman Gautam Deb at Dabgram-Fulbari, the results of the gram panchayat (GP) elections ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:08

The 66-year-old had been staying at Salisbury District Hospital after the attack on March 4, along with his daughter Yulia , 33, and Det Sgt Nick Bailey. He and Yulia Skripal were discharged from hospital earlier. Salisbury District Hospital announced Friday that both patients have now been released.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:40

He was found guilty on the 9th of December 2016 and the court ruled indicating that: "partly in view of the inflammatory nature and manner of these statements, others were herby incited to discriminate against persons of Moroccan origin".

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:19

This report included top key players in the global Automatic Door Systems market such as (Stanley, Dorma, AssaAbloy, Nabtesco, Record, BoonEdam, HortonAutomatics, Panasonic, Geze, Tormax, ERREKA, Portalp, Grupsa, Dream, DSS, ADSF, RUBEK, AutoIngress, KBB, NingboOwnic, Meibisheng, DBJR, ShanghaiPAD, Deper, SaneBoon) and segmented by Geographies Regions/Countries like the United States, Europe, India, China, Japan and South-east Asia, Product Type and Applications .

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:07

The carrier is expected to begin upgrading its cabins in 2020, with the merger between Silkair and Singapore Airlines expected to follow after a "sufficient number of aircraft" have been retrofitted with the new products. The news came as the SIA Group posted a net profit of $S893 million for the 2017-18 financial year, up 148.1 percent on the same period last year. Passenger flown revenue was up 3.6 percent to $S428 million as traffic growth (+6.3%) outpaced the decline in passenger yield ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:26

One horse who will look to upset Justify will be Good Magic , who gave Justify a run for his money at Churchill Downs, where Justify clinched the Derby by 2 ½ lengths. He'd be a horse to watch. "Both horses are going to do things they've never done before-run on two weeks' rest and run at Pimlico", the trainer said.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:31

As previously reported "FACTS", the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko warned Germany from participating in the construction of the "Nord stream-2", proposing as an alternative to the modernization of the transit pipeline passing through the territory of Ukraine.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:56

Abdurrahman, a key ideologue for IS militants in Indonesia, also ordered a suicide attack in the country's capital on January 24, 2016 that killed 4 civilians and 4 bombers, the court session said. They included the January 2016 attack on a Starbucks in Jakarta , an attack on a bus terminal in the capital that killed three police officers and an attack on a church in Kalimantan that killed a 2-year-old girl.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:38

Ethereum boasts the best application rating, the second highest technology score of 80.3 and an above average innovation score 25.4 amongst its peers. All the top five cryptocurrencies utilize smart contracts to efficiently and securely process information in a decentralized manner. He went on to note, however, that "I believe at least it's a sign that the officials are starting to treat crypto projects more like a neutral endeavour towards better technology and innovations, rather than ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:34

Bannon engaged SCL [Cambridge Analytica's parent company], a foreign military contractor, to build an arsenal of informational weapons he could deploy on the American population", Wylie said, the CNN reported. Wylie added that Cambridge Analytica "used Russian researchers to gather its data, (and) openly shared information on "rumor campaigns" and "attitudinal inoculation" with companies and executives linked to the Russian intelligence agency FSB.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:47

The 2018 financial disclosure covered the entirety of 2017, the majority of which was Trump's first year as president. Income doubled at the hotel, which Trump has been known to frequent for a steak along with aides and friends, reaching $40.4 million, according to Trump's disclosure released Wednesday.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:03

He hailed from Giridih, Jharkhand. He is survived by a three-year-old son and a one-year-old daughter. A BSF Jawan was martyred in the firing by Pakistan's Rangers in Samba sector on Monday night foiling an infiltration bid by terrorists from across the border while a BSF Jawan and two civilians were injured in Pakistan's shelling in Samba and Hiranagar sectors on Thursday.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:05

The ministry in a series of tweets on Wednesday said the decision was made so that Muslims can observe the holy month "in a peaceful environment". The Times of India (TOI ) noted that India's ceasefire is conditional, adding that New Delhi has warned that Indian "security forces reserve right to retaliate if attacked or if essential to protect the lives of innocent people".

by | May 18, 2018 | 11:53

The latest poll shows a continued but reduced lead for the "Yes" side ahead of next week's referendum on the Eighth Amendment . When undecided and non-voter figures are excluded, the Yes side leads by 58% to 42%. There was a small increase in those who said they were undecided, with the number increasing from 23% in April to 24% this week. It also shows that Dublin remains the most pro-repeal part of the country, while older voters are still more likely to support the No side.

by | May 18, 2018 | 12:32

The three former Catalan regional councilors residing in Belgium - Toni Comin, Meritxell Serret and Lluis Puig - face charges in Spain including disobedience, rebellion and misuse of public funds. The Spanish government says it can not grant Catalonia independence, among other reasons, because the Constitution says Spain is "indivisible". Madrid dismissed the regional government following the declaration and jailed some Catalan politicians, who stayed in the country.

by | May 18, 2018 | 12:41

Several homes were evacuation orders and one unoccupied structure has been destroyed. Mandatory evacuations were ordered for Hidden Falls Road and Vista Road. Airplanes were also dropping lines of fire retardant in attempt to keep the flames from spreading. Fire reports indicated that that six firefighting aircraft have been called to the scene, along with 23 engine companies totalling 94 firefighters.

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:47

No word on what's happening, but there are reports of shots fired. Local media had reported a massive police presence around the mall earlier Thursday night, following reports of an active shooting. "No person located with gun, no shots fired, no victims". Las Vegas police and fire departments did not immediately respond to calls from Fox News.

by | May 18, 2018 | 11:35

Their input comes after the likes of Chrissy Teigen and Ellen DeGeneres - who both heard laurel - gave their say. Here is a brief summery: For starters, what you hear depends on which frequencies your brain emphasizes. Laurel " went viral on Twitter after a YouTuber Cloe Feldman tweeted the recording Tuesday (May 15). "Sarah it's been reported that you hear Laurel , how do you respond?" an off-camera voice asks Sanders.

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:58

Principia Media insists it "spent several years conducting a private investigation with a linguistic forensic and interviewing dozens of individuals to confirm Carl and Lisa's story". He demanded $200,000 in ransom and once he got the money, parachuted out of the plane - never to been seen again. He claims Reca put the stolen cash - equivalent to $1million in 2018 - in the bank, before lining up another overseas 'job'.

by | May 18, 2018 | 12:02

EU President Donald Tusk renewed attacks on him. We believe European leaders will spare no effort to salvage the Iran nuclear deal . It was also ready to "improve reciprocal market access, for industrial products, including amongst others cars, and liberalisation of public procurement".

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:51

But it is still not a big deal compared with the overall trade deficit in goods, which reached $375 billion previous year. The US shipped 4.8 million tonnes of sorghum to China previous year, compared with 317,000 tonnes in 2013, according to Wang Hejun, director of the commerce ministry's trade remedy and investigation bureau.

by | May 18, 2018 | 09:49

She maintained that this helped the BJP in the polls. If Congress had gone into an alliance with the JD (S), the result would have been different. "This resulted in division of Muslims votes and resulting in BJP candidates winning in Muslim dominated areas", she added.

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:27

A red dump truck with a mangled front end was parked along the highway nearby. A fifth-grade class trip from the district was scheduled for Waterloo Village, a historic site about 5 miles away from the crash scene. The National Transportation Safety Board said it was gathering information on the crash. "Our hearts are broken by today's tragedy", New Jersey Gov.

by | May 18, 2018 | 11:00

Boulder is the latest city to take up an assault-style weapons ban following the push for gun control in the wake of the deadly February 14 shooting at a high school in Parkland , Fla. The only exceptions will be for law enforcement, governmental officers and military personnel. Current owners will be grandfathered in to keep the guns they already have, according to the network.

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:51

Photos from the scene: The bus was said to be occupied with 40 to 46 people at the time, with students from East Brook Middle School in Paramus. Children were seen in the median area away from the bus. on I-80 westbound near Exit 25 and Route 206. The accident occurred on Route 80 in Morris County. Mount Olive Mayor Rob Greenbaum said he rushed to the scene and was observing the rescue efforts from an overpass.

by | May 18, 2018 | 09:41

Four Frontier Corps personnel suffered bullet wounds in the exchange of fire during the operation. "An explosive and ammunition-laden vehicle with five would-be suicide bombers - apparently Afghan nationals - tried to enter the FC Madadgar Centre, but security forces retaliated quickly and engaged the attackers".

by | May 18, 2018 | 08:43

The attacks which occurred on Wednesday evening also left scores seriously injured. When contacted, the police spokesperson in Kaduna, ASP Mukhtar Aliyu confirmed the incident. The armed bandits attacked the villages around 5.00pm on Tuesday and lasted for three and half hours. Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff, Yusuf Buratai, has said that the Army will collaborate with other security agencies in the country to dislodge miscreants who hide in Birnin Gwari axis along Kaduna expressway to ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 07:13

With the new Education Minister, it is first to Bata and then to school. When asked why he wanted the education portfolio, Mahathir joked: " Because many people in Malaysia seem to be uneducated ". Amanah deputy president Salahuddin Ayub, who was present during the meeting, said Pakatan leaders would raise this issue with Dr Mahathir, according to Malaysiakini.

by | May 18, 2018 | 07:55

Days before, she had been given a police warning for harassing Mr van Dongen's partner, Violet Farquharson, 46. Consultants agreed to it and on January 2 past year he died from a catheter inserted into his heart. They fell apart because the acid had eaten them away'. Speaking outside court, Mr van Dongen's father said: "Mark was so courageous when confronted with the hellish pain and disabilities inflicted upon him but eventually it became too much for him to bear.' He said he was 'very ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 07:07

Pro-tem, which is short for pro tempore is a Latin term literally meaning "for the time being". The Governor appoints and swears in the Chief Minister, whose council of ministers are collectively responsible to the assembly . Here are the scenarios which could play out . To avoid poaching, JD (S)-Congress are moving all their MLAs out of Karnataka- probably to Cochin, reports suggest.